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Mountain Magic- Magical Mtn. Views, Hot Tub, Hiking Trail, Fishing, NOC! WIFI

Bedrooms 2
Space 1,250 sq. ft.
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 1 - 5 nights


About the property

Your Magical Mountain Memories are just a stay away...

As you drive to the Nantahala Gorge, you will experience a true vacation feeling! From the moment you see the Majestic Long Range Mountain Views from the Cabin, you are sure to be captivated!

Inside the cabin there are wood floors, pine tongue and groove walls and a complete wall of glass w/ floor to ceiling windows to take in the Majestic Mountain Views from every room in the Cabin!

Enjoy the Long Range Mountain Views while you cuddle up in front of the Fireplace, or enjoy the Plush Cotton Bathrobes after a soak in the Sparkling Hot tub filled with Fresh Spring water...

The stainless & granite kitchen is well appointed with everything you need to cook at 'home' - and on the deck, a Gas and/or Charcoal BBQ Grill. For those of you that enjoy hydro-therapy, there is a jetted tub in the downstairs bathroom.

Bring the S'mores fixins and brush up on your favorite Campfire stories. Gathering around the FirePit is always an end of the day favorite!

This Season has brought several exciting Upgrades! There is now a King Size bed upstairs that offers "Sleep Number" technology with dual controls, and a New larger (42") Flat Screen TV in the living room. (The Queen Bed on the main level was previousely upgraded with a high quality mattress and memory foam topper.)

As always, the beds are prepared with Luxury linens and top quality Bedding.

Now offering complimentary WiFi to our Guests, (for emailing and browsing the web).

The N.O.C. is just 5 minutes up the road and it is one of the main reasons both Good Morning America and National Geographic voted this area '#1 Vacation with a Splash'!

There are 7-8 restaurants within 10 minutes from casual to fine dining!

There are a total of (3) Flat-screen - Satellite TV's, WiFi, and a Foosball Table!

We are available to assist you, and offer a few optional convenience services:

... Shopping service. If you would like to arrive at the Cabin with your Groceries already stocked, ask for details, we will have everything waiting for you upon your arrival.

... If you would like to enjoy a Spa Massage Service at the Cabin, it is a good idea to book in advance to assure availability. Your Professional Massage Therapist will come to you, so when you are done, they quietly disappear and leave you to relax!

... If your vacation dates are during 'Season' or Holidays and you plan to rent a pontoon or fishing boat, it may be a good idea to reserve in advance. Lake Fontana and the shore line is primarily Nantahala National Forest, or is part of The Great Smoky Mountain National Park, which is Federally owned, so the Lake is never 'Busy', but the few available rental boats do get booked up.

View the new area Guide for links and additional information about the area and activities.

Over 50 acres of Green Space: There are 50 acres of hiking trails just out of the front door. While hiking these trails you will encounter several ponds, the largest is spring fed and is full of fish! There are Bass, Brim, Catfish, and More...

There is a hand drawn map inside the welcome book to show some of the trails.

Mountain Magic is the perfect place to make your own Magical Mountain Memories!

More Details

Property Manager
NC Mountains Realty & Vacation Rentals
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Calendar last updated:
March 18, 2018

About NC Mountains Realty & Vacation Rentals

Steve and Kathleen are the Owners and Managers of "Mountain Magic" Cabin. We built this cabin with Vacation Guests in mind. Our goal was to create a rustic modern cabin that is both Romantic and Family friendly.

NC Mountains Realty & Vacation Rentals purchased this cabin in 2010

Why NC Mountains Realty & Vacation Rentals chose Bryson City

We love to hike, bike, and explore Nature. With the 50 + acres of green space behind the cabin (including a fishing pond) and the NOC so close, and the Tsali just down the road, we knew this was the area we wanted to be in. Once we saw these views, we just knew!

What makes this cabin unique

Rustic Modern Decor, Stone Fireplace, Fire-Pit, Hot Tub, Fishing, Hiking. Just minutes from the N.O.C.! We would love to hear from you, Call or email us, and ask about "Mountain Magic". Online Booking is available 24/7

Guestbook comments from the manager

Wow! What a wonderful view & serene setting. We have had a great time relaxing and sitting around the firepit & sight seeing excursions.

My husband and I had a MUCH NEEDED long weekend with our daughter and her husband. We've had a wonderful time and enjoyed the use of your cabin! We wished we could stay longer! Thank You

Greg & Rhonda Rick and Diana
Sep 2010
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Bryson City Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
  • Catering available
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 1250 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Max. adults: 4
  • Min. age of primary renter: 18
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Downtown
  • Mountain View
  • Rural
  • Ski-Out
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • Dining Room
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • * Spa Style Jetted Tub Downstairs * 2nd Full Bathroom upstairs with Large Tiled Shower * Hot Tub is filled with Fresh Spring Water and is Sparkling!
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • 1 King, 1 Queen
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Foosball
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Boat
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Outdoor Grill
  • 6 garden chairs
  • 2 beach chairs
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • pond
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
If your require additional housekeeping services, a private chef for the evening, or someone to shop for groceries to have everything waiting for you, please ask.


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Mountain Magic- Magical Mtn. Views, Hot Tub, Hiking Trail, Fishing, NOC! WIFI
average rating of 4.808219 based on 76 reviews

Our first Mountain vacation at Mountain Magic exceeded all our expectations!

  • 5 of 5

We just wanted to write and let you know that our Mountain vacation was the most amazing vacation ever! It was far beyond any expectations we could of imagined!

We looked at a lot of cabins but there was something about Mountain Magic and it was Just perfect very clean and beautiful inside would love to come again! We would highly recommend if anyone is wanting to experience a true mountain vacation Mountain Magic would meet your expectations the views from sunrise to sunset are spectacular and just breathtaking! Not far from the most amazing scenery, waterfalls, and The Great Smoky Mountain Railroad in Bryson City!

  • Submitted: Jan 14, 2018
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hello Diane and Thank You so much for your wonderful review of Mountain Magic. We are so happy to hear about how much you enjoyed the cabin and that awesome location! Please contact us for your repeat Guest discount code when you book your next reservation. Kathleen Ford
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Awesome cabin!

  • 5 of 5

We loved the cabin! Beautiful views, some of the best amenities we have had in a cabin. We will be back.

  • Submitted: Feb 3, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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  • 4 of 5

Everything was nice and cozy .

Just wish the cleaning service would pay more detail during clean up. The oven was gross with caked on grease. The table cloth in the kitchen table had food crumbs on it . The spa tub downstairs had a piece of long hair laying there. In which we did not use. It just made us question the cleanliness of the bed sheets etc. The view was beautiful!

The amenities such as the grill, jacuzzi, fire pit were such a nice touch. I would stay here again , but clean it myself next time.

Thank you for your help!

  • Submitted: Dec 21, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Steven, We realize you have choices when deciding which cabin to book, and we appreciate that you chose to stay at Mountain Magic! Prior to your reserving the cabin, when your wife asked me to waive the Housekeeping/Amenity fee for her to clean the cabin herself, I explained that we do not allow Guests to clean and prepare the cabin for the next Guests arrival. Additionally, we do not allow for a Guest to arrive and check in to a dirty cabin, and clean it themselves. I can assure you that housekeeping cleaned and scrubbed the cabin from top to bottom prior to your check in. Our cleaning procedures are consistently praised and complimented by a very high number of our Guests (shown in over 40 online reviews). I realize that no one is perfect (although perfection is always our goal), your statement about “caked on grease” is an absolute and blatant lie, which leads me to wonder how much truth there is to your other comments... If you felt that her performance was not up to your standards, I wish you had called, texted, or emailed me directly instead of publically embarrassing us. Kathleen Ford
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A paradise in hiding

  • 5 of 5

The pics were just as was GORGEOUS! It was my first time driving up mountain roads so that was a little scary but well worth the adventure! Everyone in Bryson city was super nice and helpful. It was so quiet and peaceful. I recommend this vacation spot to anyone!!

  • Submitted: Nov 21, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Enjoyable Stay

  • 4 of 5

We were evidently so anxious to get our vacation started were arrived a day early. LOL

Actually we got our scheduled days mixed up. But all's good

Had nice weather from low 80 the first day, rain day 2 and cooler weather the rest of the week.

The cabin and view were very nice. We tralered our motorcycles up to the cabin but the curvey paved road up and transition to stone driveway was a little challanging so we got permission to park the trailer at the NOC Nantahala Outdoor Center while we took our rides and then trailered the bikes back to the cabin. Easy enough. Great area to ride.

With the rain and cooler weather the leaves started to change colors so timing was perfect.

  • Submitted: Oct 29, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Absolutely Beautiful!

  • 4 of 5

The cabin was exactly as advertised. The cabin was spotless and was well stocked with all of the essentials. We had an issue with the tv reception but it was solved in about five minutes with a phone call. The town of Bryson City is very cool and laid back with several great restaurants and three nice breweries. As Floridians mountain driving was a little challenging to us, not to mention the narrow path (paved) to the cabin...but it was well worth it to enjoy the beautiful mornings and the great time we had in Bryson City!

  • Submitted: Oct 9, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Tim, Thank You so much for taking the time to submit your review. Even more Thanks for booking again next year, we look forward to having you back! We just upgraded the upstairs queen bed to a King "sleep number" bed, and have more exciting upgrades planned for 2018. Kathleen Ford
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Nearest Airport
60 Minutes
Nearest Barpub
10 Minutes
Kudzu Bar, N.O.C Bar/Restaurant, Nantahala Village
Nearest Golf
30 Minutes
Smoky Mountain Country Club or Sequoia
Nearest Train
20 Minutes
Bryson City
Nearest Motorway
5 Minutes
Hwy 74 "Great Smoky mtn. Expressway"
Nearest Restaurant
10 Minutes
Casual and Fine Dining Choices, several are close
Nearest Ski
60 Minutes
Catalooche in Maggie Valley
Car: recommended

Located in the Nantahala Gorge with Long Range Mountain Views and just 5 minutes to the N.O.C. (Nantahala Outdoor Center), 6-7 Restaurants from casual Riverside to Fine Dining, Shopping, and More... Ideal Location with easy access to Hiking Trails, Whitewater Rafting, Tubing, Bryson City, The Smoky Mountains, Tsali Recreation Center, Canopy Tours (zip lines), and the Blue Ridge Parkway!

Completed in 2017, the "Playground in the Sky" at the N.O.C. is a huge hit with our Grand Children!

Other Activities: Zip Lines, Jet boat Tours, Boat Rental on Lake Fontana, Rafting, Tubing

Golf: There are two Great Mountain Terrain Golf Courses within 30 minutes or less. One is in Cherokee and is brand new, the other is a golf and country club in Whittier.

Ski: Skiing in Catalooche is great fun! There is sledding also! Catalooche is about 30 - 40 minutes away and is a very scenic drive!


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional


  • ***** ONLINE BOOKING AVAILABLE***** ***** When reserving 6 nights, the 7th night is FREE!*****

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