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Mountain Lodge with Great View and Great Location near Helen, GA

Sleeps10
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Space 3,400 sq. ft.
Property type lodge
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

Overview

About the property

3 bedrooms, 3 full baths, sleeps 10

The Red Star Lodge is a spacious mountain house near the Alpine town of Helen, Georgia. The Red Star Lodge is secluded but convenient, rustic but modern, spacious but cozy. The Red Star Lodge has paved access and no severely winding or steep roads. The Red Star Lodge is fully equipped with a large kitchen and dining area with seating for 10. The balcony master suite has a queen bed and a wall mounted LCD TV. It's bath has a huge whirlpool tub and separate shower. The main floor master has a king bed and a wall mounted LCD TV. The lower level bedroom has two full beds. The great room has a floor to ceiling rock fireplace with gas logs and a 42' plasma TV. The lower level den has a rock fireplace with gas logs and a 42' plasma TV. The lower level also has a game area with several board games, dart board, pool table, air hockey table and Foosball table. This level has it's own kitchenette and dining area. The lower level deck also has the 6 person hot tub. Hi-speed Wi-Fi.

Oktoberfest in Alpine Helen: Oktoberfest every fall.

This German festival has been a Helen tradition for over 30 years and is the longest Octoberfest in the South.

Visit the Helen CVB online at www.helenga.org for more details and a full event calendar.

More Details

Owner
Keith Goss
Member since: 2006
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
April 23, 2017

About Keith Goss

I'm a pharmacist in northeast Georgia. My wife Linda, a nurse, have been married for 24 years. We have 2 adult children, Tyler and Tanner. We have owned and managed this cabin since 2008. We also own and manage 3 villas on Hilton Head Island, SC.

Keith Goss purchased this lodge in 2008

Amenities

Clarkesville Lodge Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • lodge
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 3400 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Mountain
  • Mountain View
  • Rural
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Filtered Water
  • Fireplace
  • Firewood
  • Free Local Calls
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Security System
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Mini Refrigerator
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Balcony Master - toilet , combination tub/shower , jetted tub
    Main Floor Master - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Lower Floor - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • Each bathroom is spacious and each bathroom is supplied with thick 100% cotton towels, 10 sets total. Each of the showers have great water pressure and hot water from an 80 gallon tank. The water itself is from a well deep into the mountain, our own version of mountain springs water. Maybe we should bottle it!
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Balcony Master - 1 queen
    Main Floor Master - 1 king
    Lower Floor - 2 double
  • All beds are real beds with headboards and foot boards, not just bed frames. The balcony bedroom and main floor master have antique style metal beds and the lower level bedroom has cedar log beds. All beds are furnished with top quality mattresses and 100% cotton, high thread count sheets. Lodge style quilts cover each bed and extra blankets are provided for those cold winter nights. A sofa bed in the lower level den accommodates 2 more guests.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Foosball
  • Game Room
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Porch Furniture
  • Wood Deck
  • 12 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
  • Outdoor Hot Tub
  • Spa Whirlpool
  • Whirlpool
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • forests
  • live theater
  • marina
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • hunting small game
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
Notes:
Smoking allowed outside only.

Learn more about this vacation rental at the owner's website:

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(55 traveler reviews)

Mountain Lodge with Great View and Great Location near Helen, GA
average rating of 4.8727274 based on 55 reviews
5

Beautiful cabin, and great floor plan!

  • 5 of 5

Awesome time!

  • Submitted: Apr 5, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
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Gainesville
5

So Relaxing!!

  • 5 of 5

We drove 6 hours from Gainesville FL to this cabin, and it met and exceeded all our expectations! We had a blast playing ping pong and cooking out on the grill. Helen was so close and stores were closer than we expected. Will look forward to coming here again!!!

  • Submitted: Mar 25, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful cabin in perfect location

  • 5 of 5

This is an amazing rental - beautiful three level cabin with plenty of room and privacy. Cabin is fully stocked to allow for meal prep, family fun and relaxation. Cabin is atop a mountain so the views are magnificent. We had campfires each night under a sea of stars. Close to Helen, Cleveland, Dalonega, Uniconi State Park and lots of other treats in the Georgia mountains. The whole family loved the game room, the games, and the decks. Cabin is clean and beds are comfortable. We can't wait to come back!

  • Submitted: Mar 19, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
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4

Great long weekend getaway location

  • 4 of 5

We had a great time and the accommodations were perfect for what we needed. Very open and everyone was not on top of each other.

  • Submitted: Mar 5, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
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5

Great place!

  • 5 of 5

Roomy, great deck, perfect kitchen, fully stocked. Nice living room and easy to operate fireplace. Perfect place for a weekend getaway!

  • Submitted: Feb 27, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Roswell, GA
5

Perfect for our ladies weekend!!

  • 5 of 5

The house is gorgeous, plenty of space. It was perfect for our annual getaway weekend. Close enough to town to go in an play for a while, but there was really very little reason to leave. I will suggest that if someone is sleeping on the hideaway couch to bring a foam mattress topper, but that's pretty much true for ALL hideaway couches! Thank you for renting us your home and we will be back for sure!

  • Submitted: Feb 18, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
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Map

Nearest Airport
90 Miles
Atlanta
Nearest Barpub
8 Miles
Several in Helen
Nearest Motorway
25 Miles
441
Nearest Restaurant
8 Miles
Several in Helen
Car: necessary

The Red Star Lodge is centrally located to all that the Northeast Georgia mountains have to offer. Within 10 minutes or less you will find the towns of Helen (8 miles), Sautee (3 miles) and Clarkesville (9 miles) and Unicoi State Park (8 miles). You may find so much to do here that you may not travel any further. But within 20 minutes you will find the towns of Cleveland (12 miles) and Cornelia (15 miles) and the Lake Burton area (12 miles). Again activities are numerous, but maybe on your fourth or fifth day you are ready to explore more . Within about 30 minutes you will find the towns of Clayton (30 miles) and Hiawassee (30 miles) and Tallulah Gorge (25 miles) and Moccasin Creek (20 miles) State Parks. Or you may find a rocker on the main level deck or the hot tub on the lower deck to be the perfect location for you, so be sure to save time maybe on days six or seven to just relax.

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Rates & Availability

Clarkesville Lodge Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Spring
Apr 2 2017 - May 25 2017
2 night minimum stay
$200
From
$250
Fri,Sat,Sun
$1,100
 
 
Summer
May 26 2017 - Sep 22 2017
2 night minimum stay
$200
From
$275
Fri,Sat,Sun
$1,295
 
 
Fall
Sep 23 2017 - Nov 17 2017
2 night minimum stay
$200
From
$275
Fri,Sat,Sun
$1,295
 
 
Holiday
Nov 18 2017 - Jan 7 2018
3 night minimum stay
$250
From
$300
Fri,Sat,Sun
$1,395
 
 
Winter
Jan 8 2018 - Apr 1 2018
2 night minimum stay
$175
From
$225
Fri,Sat,Sun
$1,000
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$300
$1,500
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $150
Cleaning $125 + Tax
Tax Rate 12.0%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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