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Great House + Great Lake + Great Location = Great Vacation

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 1,750 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 1 - 3 nights

Overview

About the property

1750 square foot house overlooking Lake Lanier, 3 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 6)

The Lake House is located at the end of the circle in a wonderful older lake neighborhood. There are 2 bedrooms, bath, living room, dining room, kitchen and laundry on the main floor and the master bedroom and master bath are upstairs. The master has a queen bed, sofa, chair and 42” flat screen TV. Bedroom 2 has a queen bed, 32” flat screen TV and chair. Bedroom 3 has a twin bed, a double bed and 37" inch flat screen. The living room has a 47" flat screen and a wood burning fireplace. The kitchen has a self-cleaning oven, dishwasher, microwave and plenty of dishes and pots and pans.

The large concrete patio provides an excellent place for lake viewing, dining or watching the kids in the fenced yard. The covered shelter between the house and the dock provides a great place for relaxing and reading.

A gentle slope leads you to the 32' x 32' covered boat dock with a 14' slip and 12' platform for swimming, fishing and relaxing. Bring your boat or rent one at a marina on the Lake. Bald Ridge Marina with boat rentals and public boat launch 5 minutes away. Mary Alice Park with public boat launch 10 minutes away. A canoe is available for guest use. Please bring your own life jackets.

This property is perfect for families. Remember, 6 overnight guests and no more than 10 people on the property at any given time. Please no wild and crazy parties. We love our neighbors and respect their homes, families and privacy.

Travel GA 400 north to the North Georgia Mountains for a great day trip of hiking or visiting numerous world class wineries. Head South on GA 400 to Buckhead, Midtown or Atlanta for a Braves, Falcon’s or Hawk's game, the World of Coke, the GA Aquarium, CNN Center or the Atlanta Zoo.

Costco, Publix, Walmart, Target, Kohls, Home Depot, Lowe's, Outback, Chili's, Starbucks and all the other chains and Mom and Pop's are within 2 - 5 miles.

Drive 15 minutes south on GA 400 to Exit 13 - The Collection at Forsyth for great upscale shopping, dining and AMC Theater. Continue south on GA 400 45 minutes to downtown Atlanta for the Braves, the Falcons, museums, GA Aquarium, Zoo Atlanta, CNN and World of Coke.

Drive 15 minutes north on GA 400 to N. GA Premium Outlet Mall in Dawsonville. Continue north to the southern most point of Blue Ridge Mountains with great hiking and waterfalls or follow the signs to the North GA wineries.

I will usually respond within a few hours to your inquiry. Last minute rentals will be considered.

More Details

Owner
Janey Boyles
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
June 21, 2017

About Janey Boyles

We purchased this property in 2004. It was our home until 2008. We became Grandparents and needed a larger place to accommodate our extended family. We live about 15 miles away and miss our great friends and neighbors. We manage and care for the property.

Janey Boyles purchased this house in 2004

Why Janey Boyles chose Cumming

We loved the location, just one mile from GA 400. The channel/cove is great, deep and away from the busy parts of the lake. When the water level fluctuates, we just roll out the docks - "chase the water." Close to town but felt as though we were in the county.

What makes this house unique

Great cozy house, quiet neighborhood, great part of the lake, 1 mile from GA 400, 2 miles from downtown Cumming, easy access to Atlanta and the North Georgia mountains. Because we are away from the larger parts of the lake, you can float the day or night away in the lake or rest peacefully on the dock.

This property is great for families. Please no large family reunions, birthday parties or fraternity/sorority/prom parties.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Review #15704765 “Great House + Great Lake + Great Location = Great Vacation”

Family Wedding Weekend

★ ★ ★ ★ ★

Late review but well deserved! We stayed at Janey's lake home for our daughter's wedding. There were five of us staying there, but we also had the grandchildren come for the day after the wedding for family time. They all enjoyed the surrounding area and went on a short hike while we prepared brunch in the very well-equipped, up-to-date kitchen. The home is spotless, and every amenity of home is there, including the washer and dryer, which we used. All beds are comfortable and the whole home is nicely decorated. The views are awesome of the lake and surrounding area. The lighting is great due to the windows across the whole back. Had we brought our dog, he would have loved the fenced in area. Janey's communication is very timely and efficient. Checking in/out was simple. The location is perfect for proximity to all thoroughfares to anywhere....only one road to major roads (unlike many lake areas that have a multitude of windy roads to get anywhere). Everything was just perfect which made the wedding weekend even better. We will definitely request again for future visits to Atlanta. Janey was a most hospitable host!
Nov 2015
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Amenities

Bald Ridge Acres House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1750 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Max. adults: 6
  • Min. age of primary renter: 21
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only ...
  • No loud Parties!
  • No more than 10 total guests at any time!
  • Quite hours " 11 PM to 8 AM.
Location Type:
  • Lakefront ...
  • Rural ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Wood Fireplace ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Huge bathroom, great storage closet.
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , Skylight
  • Bathroom 1: on the first floor, tub/shower combination, storage closet, vanity with lots of drawers, toilet, lots of towels, window. Bathroom 2: upstairs, shower, glass shower door, toilet, vanity with lots of drawers, lots of towels, skylight.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 double , 1 twin/ single
    Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
  • Master Bedroom - upstairs: queen bed, sofa, chair, TV, ceiling, bath with shower. Second Bedroom - on the main floor: queen bed, chair, TV, ceiling fan. Third Bedroom - on the main floor: double bed, twin bed, chair, TV, ceiling fan.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(59 traveler reviews)

Great House + Great Lake + Great Location = Great Vacation
average rating of 5.0 based on 60 reviews
Alpharetta, Ga
5

Lake House 2016

  • 5 of 5

I just had the pleasure of staying at the Lake House for the 2nd time. You feel at home from the time you walk in. The view from the house and the back patio area are awesome. We enjoyed the dock both Friday afternoon and Saturday morning. So peaceful. Home owners think of everything to make your stay comfortable and you don't have to pack up your house to bring everything in order to enjoy the property. Outside furniture is provided on patio and dock. Kitchen is stocked with pots and pans, dishes, cups, glasses, cutlery, silverware, everything you need. The bedrooms are very welcoming and the beddings provided are the finest quality. All 6 of us had another great weekend at the Lake House! Thank you Janey!

  • Submitted: Apr 23, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Wendy, we are so glad we met all of your needs. It is our goal to make sure everyone has the opportunity to relax and enjoys the lake and the dock. We are looking forward to seeing you next year. Thanks for staying at the Lake House!!
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5

Pristine, Peaceful, and Perfect for Both Family and Friends

  • 5 of 5

The location of the house is not that far from all the shopping and restaurants you might need...but once you are in the house, out on the back porch, or down at the water you are a world away from the hustle and bustle of life. We were blown away by the upkeep of the house, yard, and dock. The kitchen is outfitted with wonderful dishes and utensils. The beds are comfortable and the linens soft. The towels in the bathrooms are excellent quality. There are special touches throughout the house. The dock is positioned in the cove with excellent water depth. Janey, the hostess is gracious and looks after things with incredible detail. We were able to rent for two weeks and have mini-vacations with both kids/grandkids and friends. We hope to visit again!

  • Submitted: Jun 18, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Johns Creek, GA
5

Great place for a great weekend.

  • 5 of 5

We had a friend's reunion weekend here and we will definitely come back. The place was great for a get together. Well stocked kitchen and comfortable surroundings. We spent time on the dock and on the patio and played games in the yard. What an incredible weekend made great by a perfect place to stay.

  • Submitted: May 22, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Great friends can meet anywhere and have a wonderful time. So glad we were able to help add to the memorable moments. Looking forward to your returning.
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5

GREAT Time!

  • 5 of 5

This is a great house with nice quiet surroundings. Plenty to do close by or just relax by the lake. You will really enjoy you stay here!

  • Submitted: May 18, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So glad your enjoyed your visit and the Lake. It is important to us that you are comfortable and well taken care of. (Clean bedding and towels I can control! The weather is in God's hand.)
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5

Love love this house on The Lake!

  • 5 of 5

Have had the pleasure of staying at this fabulous lake house 3 years in a row! The minute we arrived instant relaxation! Beautiful home with Everything You need! Great docks on the lake, serene property with easy access to So many cute towns, grocery stores & restaurants! Janey is awesome to deal with, easy & super nice available for any inquiries! Would Definitely stay here again & again! Thanks Janey! Pamela/Florida ❤️

  • Submitted: May 9, 2017
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Nice relaxing get away!

  • 5 of 5

Wonderful place to relax and enjoy family time. The owner, Mrs Janey, was great! She has the house equipped with everything you need. She was available if needed and has tried to think of everything to make your stay great! Wonderfully clean.

  • Submitted: May 2, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We do try to make sure you have everything you need for a wonderful Lake vacation. And yes, I am usually available if needed but that rarely happens.
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Map

AMC Avenue Forsyth 12
Rice Restaurant & Sushi Bar
"Good place to eat, even for the non-sushi eaters. Best place in North Cumming for sushi. It ..."
Bald Ridge Marina
"Full service marina. Boat sales and rental. Small sandwich shop."
The Collection at Forsyth
"Great outdoor shopping. Lots of great higher end stores, AMC Movie Theatre, great restaurants."
Marlow's Tavern
"Great restaurant and bar. Can be a long wait. But what the heck, there is great shopping n..."
Movies 400
Taco Mac
Provino's
Ferguson's Meat Market
"Great place for steaks, chops, ribs, etc. We visit several times a week."
Bald Ridge Marina
"Full service marina. Boat sales and rental. Small sandwich shop."
Nearest Airport
50 Miles
Atlanta International (ATL)
Nearest Barpub
3 Miles
Applebee's, Chilli's, Outback, The Ridge
Nearest Golf
9 Miles
Windermere
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
GA 400
Nearest Restaurant
3 Miles
Applebee's, Chilli's, Outback, Provino's, Starbuck
Nearest Point of Interest
Bald Ridge Marina
Car: necessary

Bring your boat or rent one at a marina on the Lake. Travel 20 minutes by boat or 30 minutes by car to Lake Lanier Islands Resort with restaurants, beaches, boat rentals, water park and marina. Bald Ridge Marina with boat rentals and public boat launch is 5 minutes away. Mary Alice Park with public boat launch is 10 minutes away.

Costco, Publix, Walmart, Target, Kohls, Home Depot, Lowe's, Outback, Chili's, Starbucks and all the other chains and Mom and Pop's are within 2 - 5 miles.

Drive 15 minutes south on GA 400 to Exit 13 - The Collection at Forsyth for great upscale shopping, dining and AMC Theater. Continue south on GA 400 45 minutes to downtown Atlanta for the Braves, the Falcons, museums, GA Aquarium, Zoo Atlanta, CNN and World of Coke.

Drive 15 minutes north on GA 400 to N. GA Premium Outlet Mall in Dawsonville. Continue north to the southern most point of Blue Ridge Mountains with great hiking and waterfalls or follow the signs to the North GA wineries.

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Rates & Availability

Bald Ridge Acres House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Summer 2017
Apr 1 2017 - Sep 30 2017
3 night minimum stay
$195
$1,275
 
 
Fall 2017/Winter 2018
Oct 1 2017 - Mar 31 2018
2 night minimum stay
$170
$1,125
 
 
My Standard Rate
1 night minimum stay
$195
$1,275
 

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $100
Refundable damage deposit $300
Cleaning fees $150

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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