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Custom Log Home on 200 Acres with Hot Tub and Hiking Trails

3 Reviews
Bedrooms 2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights


Minimum Stay
2 nights


Hot Springs House Rental Photos and Description

Cabin, 2 Bedrooms + Loft, 1 Bath, (Sleeps 2-8)

Wilderness Lodge is your private paradise surrounded by 200 acres of wilderness. A log home with upscale rustic decor has all the comforts of home. Relax by the gas log fireplace, soak under the sun or the stars in the hot tub on the deck. Hear the creek flowing while dining on the porch. Walk the trails, play croquet, throw horseshoes.

We offer the perfect location for individuals, couples, families, small groups. Come for a weekend getaway, family vacation, wedding, honeymoon, family reunion, birthday celebration, wedding proposal, or other occasion at Wilderness Lodge. This custom built log home is approximately 1,500 square feet in size. Two bedrooms, a spiral staircase leads to the large loft with two queen size beds, rocking chair, and library of books.

'The Nest' apartment located on the property is available for rental, iIf you have more than 8 people in your group, we can accommodate up to 3 people in the apartment. The apartment is not available to rent to separate groups, so if you reserve Wilderness Lodge, no one else outside your party can rent the apartment. See website for details.

Many things to do in the area in the surrounding Blue Ridge Mountains. Quaint mountain town of Hot Springs- 13 miles. Secluded but conveniently located to Asheville (less than 1 hr.), Waynesville (less than 1 hr.), Greenville SC (2 hrs.), Atlanta, GA (3 hrs.), Knoxville, TN (3 hrs.)

Any time of the year is beautiful here. Fall is spectacular.

Access to this property does not require 4 wheel drive except if there is snow in winter. Driveway is gravel, and low riding, or sports car type vehicles are NOT recommended due to uneven spots.

Keywords: Log Home, Cabin Rental, Vacation Rental, Vacation Cabin, Honeymoon cabin, cabin in mountains,

More Details
  • Events Allowed
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • pets considered
  • smoking allowed

Property Manager
Susan K. Crosby
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
October 14, 2016
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Guestbook comments from the manager

"Great family trip. This was our 3rd visit here in a year and always have a relaxing time."
Jan 2013
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based on 3 traveler reviews

Custom Log Home on 200 Acres with Hot Tub and Hiking Trails
average rating of 5.0 based on 33 reviews
Mooresville, NC


  • 5 of 5

I LOVED it. Cabin is designed well, clean, modern, functional. Property is AMAZING.

My son (age 8) and I took a father/son trip over thanksgiving, just to get away. And we took our Bernese Mountain Dog (5 months old) with us. The weather gave us a bit of a fit.

The day we arrived, it was raining so hard, we could barely see 50 feet ahead of us driving up. After getting unloaded and settled in, we stayed cozy by the gas fireplace, playing games and watching movies.

That night, it was predicted to have some snow flurries, which turned into 17 hours of snow! For my son and my dog (who had never seen snow, but is, well, a mountain dog) had the most fun as we walked, played and explored the property. There's plenty of well maintained trails and lots to see. Would love to see the areas around the creek in the summer. Owner has made benches to sit and watch the stream in several places along the flowing water.

The driveway in and out is SCARY the first time going either up or down. And since we arrived in the pouring rain and then the snow came, we only had one trip each way--never left the property for our entire stay. Lots of shade on the driveway so the snow turned to ice sheets in several places. In my worries about the driveway and being able to get back out, I emailed the property manager, who helped make me feel better, giving me the contact information for the owner who would be available to help if needed. We did NOT have a four wheel drive and we made it, but in the future, I'd probably want to have one in any bad weather.

The kitchen was stocked with all we needed. I noticed little things that most rentals don't have--we had extra batteries if we needed them for the remotes, we took paper towels, toilet paper, trash bags, etc, but brought them all back home--never needed them. The kitchen had plenty of dish towels and dish clothes, something I never see, so that was something else we didn't need to pack. I slept in the front bedroom and my son slept in the loft. Beds were fantastic, slept better than I do at home. The front porch was my favorite place, even in the cold. Go sit and listen to the creek and watch my son and dog running and playing. The sight was amazing.

I can't say enough about Susan, the property manager...I felt she was there for anything I needed. My son actually broke down in tears over having to leave--and I felt the same way.

I look forward to coming back!

  • Submitted: Nov 30, 2013
  • Stayed: Nov 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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North GA

Wonderful Weekend

  • 5 of 5

AWESOME!!!! Girls spa weekend was just wonderful!!! We arrived at the cabin to find music playing and lights on... making for a wonderful welcoming experience. There were many extra touches to make us comfortable!!! You get everything reflected in the listing and much more.... every little detail is thought about for you!!!

Very peaceful and relaxing, nice trails, creek and waterfalls.... A real nature lovers retreat!!!

Can't wait to have a return visit with family and friends!!!

  • Submitted: Apr 7, 2013
  • Stayed: Apr 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind comment. We hope that you will return.....we offer a 15% discount off the nightly rate to return guests....and "any time of the year is beautiful here".
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Upstate, SC

Could not have asked for more....

  • 5 of 5

Wow! What more can I say. This cabin was perfect! Not only was it beautiful when we drove up but the inside was amazing. Also was a nice little basket waiting on us to help celebrate our 5th wedding anniversary. A weekend was not near enough. I'd like to come back every season.

Thanks so much for making this the perfect way to start our 6th year.

  • Submitted: Feb 10, 2011
  • Stayed: Feb 2011
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the complimentary review. Wilderness Lodge has become a poplular destination for couples celebrating anniversaries (even pre-marriage ...with wedding proposals taking place there!). We value repeat and referral business and hope that you will return, and tell your friends about the enjoyable time you experienced at Wilderness Lodge. "Any time of year is beautiful here". Susan Hawk Property Manager
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Nearest Airport
35 Miles
Nearest Barpub
13 Miles
Iron Horse Tavern- Hot Springs
Nearest Golf
25 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
1.5 Miles
Trust General Store & Cafe
Nearest Ski
25 Miles
Cataloochee- Maggie Valley
Car: necessary

Biltmore Estate- Ashveille

Blue Ridge Parkway- Waynesville/Asheville

Wheels thru Time (motorcycle museum)- Maggie Valley

Max Patch Bald-nearby, with access to Appalachian Trail

Historic Hot Springs Spas- Hot Springs

Cherokee Indian Reservation/casino- Cherokee


Rates & Availability

Hot Springs House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Apr 1 2017 - May 31 2017
2 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

cleaning fee (flat rate) $90 + Tax
Tax Rate 6.75%

10% off nightly rate for: military/law enforcement/firefighters
Stay 4 nights/an additional night is FREE

NOTE: We will be closed January-March 2017;
Another nearby property is available: property #:427963

PLEASE e-mail us for an accurate quote as VRBO
does not take into consideration any applicable
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50% deposit of total cost at time of reservation, balance due 14 days before arrival date.
Reservations made less than 14 days from arrival date require payment in full.
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for the payment due.

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Hot Springs House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1550 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Mobile Phone ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • 1 addtl. bathroom in garage apartment can be made available with a $35 cleaning fee.
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Queen size Beds (4) 2 queen size beds; 1 in each bedroom and 2 queen size beds in loft,
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
  • Video Library
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Events Allowed
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets considered ...
  • smoking allowed ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
  • churches
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • rafting
  • skiing
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
campfire (wood provided), hiking trail on property

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