A Unique and Rare find. "Watia Creekside" Retreat will exceed all of your expectations, and is sure to spoil you for all others...
When only the Finest Accommodations will do, - Watia Creekside Retreat is the place for you... to rejuvenate after a day Exploring the endless attractions this area has to offer! Let the Soothing Sounds of the Creek (Natures Music) surround You as you Enjoy a soak in the Sparkling Hot Tub, or Relax in front of the outdoor Fireplace in the Large Screened Outdoor Living room.
Plush Bathrobes are provided.
If you prefer a wood burning fire, the Rock Fire Pit is along side the Creek, and the wood rack is stocked.
Inside the Cabin you will find the stainless and granite Kitchen is well appointed with everything you need to prepare your meals at your "Home away from Home".
The living room offers flat screen satellite T.V., a second Stone fireplace, and Leather seating. There are 2 extremely luxurious and comfortable bedrooms on the main floor prepared with the finest of linens. Upstairs, the loft was designed for entertaining with a Foosball table, Flat Screen Satellite TV, 3rd bathroom, and another Living Area (this sofa converts to a bed and foam topper is provided).
If you must work, you will appreciate the Business Center, and the recently upgraded, High Speed Internet (WiFi).
You have Private access to Fontana Lake front, just a few minutes drive from the Cabin. This beautiful Park Like setting offers shaded benches and Picnic Tables along side Lake Fontana! There is a fabulous swim platform, 9 boat slips, and great fishing so bring your pole! Fontana Lake is home to every freshwater species of fish (including Waleye)!
This Exclusive Location offers a Private road that leads to the Nantahala Outdoor Center (N.O.C.). Along this road you will encounter a Private (Built by the Owners of Creekside Retreat for your enjoyment) Deck that overlooks Lake Fontana and Amazing Views of the Mountains beyond, Over 7 miles of Biking Trails, and near to the cabin - a Hiking Trail that leads to a Spectacular 50 foot Waterfall!
As a Guest at Watia Creekside, the Amenities at the NOC are yours to enjoy (Both Public and Private). This includes: Whitewater Rafting, Kayaking, Horseback Riding, Fly Fishing (lessons, poles, and bait available), Tennis Courts, Bike Rentals, Miles of Mountain Biking trails, Rope Course, Zip Lines, Outfitter Store, 3 Restaurants (from casual outdoor Riverfront to Fine Dining), & Live Entertainment (seasonal).
In Juy of 2017, the N.O.C. unveiled a "Playground in the Air".
There truly is something for everyone at this outdoor mecca, and as a Guest of the Owners, you will have exclusive access via the Private and Gated road that connects.
The Tsali Recreation Center is just 10 minutes up the road, so bring the bikes.
Bryson City for shopping, dining, and the Scenic Train Depot is minutes away....
Cherokee, Harrah's Casino, and the Great Smoky Mountain National Park is just 20 - 30 minutes away.
Close enough to be very convenient, far enough away to feel completely Private
Peaceful Privacy and Quietude, located in the heart of all the
Action, it does not get any better!
... Also available is our 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 is primarily National Forest, Smoky Mountains, and Federally owned, so the Lake is never 'Busy', but the few available rental boats do get booked up.
View the new area Guide on our website ncmountains.net for links and additional information about the area and activities.