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The Cabin on Eagles Nest

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

Cabin, 1 Bedroom, 1 Loft, 2 Baths (Sleeps 4)

Discover the magic of the Smokies in this hand built, tin-roofed log cabin perched on Eagle's Nest Mountain high above the quaint town of Waynesville. Enjoy our beautiful four and a half acre mountainside setting with pond, stream, seasonal gardens and mature hardwoods.

The cabin, with its perfect location in a cozy, secluded setting, sleeps up to four people. Downstairs, the master suite has a queen-sized bed, roomy closet and attached bathroom with Jacuzzi tub/shower. The upstairs loft has two double beds and bathroom with shower. Relax inside by the stone, wood-burning fireplace or outside in a rocking chair on the wrap-around porch. Additional amenities include a fully-equipped kitchen, TV/DVD, CD player/stereo (with speakers in the main room, master bedroom and front porch) and telephone. The recent addition of a fire pit behind the cabin adds further opportunity to relax.


Property Manager
Bill Trufant
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
October 20, 2017

About Bill Trufant

I was raised in New Orleans, where I still live, and attended summer camp in Western North Carolina. My wife and I purchased The Cabin on Eagles Nest along with our second residence in 2001 and we love spending as much time as possible in the mountains.

Bill Trufant purchased this cabin in 2002

Why Bill Trufant chose Maggie Valley/Waynesville Area

We love Waynesville and its friendly people and we are only 30 minutes from downtown Asheville.

What makes this cabin unique

We have a large garden, available for our guests to wander and enjoy, that keeps us busy when we are in the mountains. After gardening, it's time to relax and travel Western North Carolina. We especially enjoy sunsets at Water Rock Knob on the Blue Ridge Parkway just 15 minutes away.

Guestbook comments from the manager

"Thank you for allowing us to share the beauty of this cabin with you. The surroundings are amazing! This was perfect for a little getaway - especially on Valentine's Day! We love how peaceful & refreshing the creek is, a big change for "city-life" We can't wait to come again."
Feb 2009
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Amenities

Waynesville Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Firewood
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , jetted tub
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 2 double , Loft
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Wood Deck
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • horseback riding
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • rafting
Notes:
Fire pit with patio behind cabin

Reviews

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The Cabin on Eagles Nest
average rating of 4.919355 based on 67 reviews
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The Cabin

  • 5 of 5

It was a great two weeks. My wife & I enjoyed the cool weather, quiet, walking & shopping the downtown & eating in the restaurants.. Golf courses were great, too.

  • Submitted: Oct 3, 2017
  • Stayed: Sep 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Secluded but Close In to town! Loved this place!

  • 5 of 5

We adored this place. We are a self employed couple with an elderly ailing family member. On top of that, we are building a house, so we needed a break! This was just the right medicine for us both! The cabin is a true cabin that is very well stocked. I especially loved rocking on the porch and sitting by the fire pit at night. Next time we book this place, it will be for longer than two nights! I can see us staying here for a week at least! Thanks to the owners for being so easy to deal with, and for allowing us to stay in your lovely cabin!

  • Submitted: Oct 2, 2017
  • Stayed: Sep 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Wonderful Rustic Cabin in the Woods!

  • 5 of 5

Bill we had a wonderful time at your cabin in the woods. Just what a North Carolina mountain cabin should be. Extremely convenient to Waynesville with all its great restaurants and shops and, at the same time, very secluded. We also went to the Hart Theater and saw a play and The Strand Movie theater. The hike up to the end of Rocky Knob Rd. and back was great and we saw deer and turkey on the hike. Your cabin was very comfortable and quiet with all the things we needed.....except a dishwasher....but my wife took care of that she brought me!!! Also enjoyed the koi pond and running stream. Worked really well also for our aging dog with bad hips. Of course not much blooming in August but I bet the grounds are beautiful in Spring and Fall. Hope we get another chance to come back soon. Thanks Again!

  • Submitted: Sep 2, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great cabin! Great location!

  • 4 of 5

Nice and private. Surrounded by greenery. Close to nature and all that Western North Carolina has to offer. Comfortable and well equipped. Easy people to work with. All good!

  • Submitted: Aug 24, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
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Our second visit to the cabin

  • 5 of 5

The cabin feels like you're isolated in the woods but conveniently located to shopping and restaurants. The cabin has everything you could want and the plush towels and resort type toiletries are unexpected. The fenced property provides a great venue for our dog's exploring. We will no doubt visit again.

  • Submitted: Aug 13, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wonderful and quiet

  • 5 of 5

Rented the cabin Wed to Sunday in August. It is clean, quiet and has all the essentials. Sitting on the porch with a coffee in the morning and a beer or glass of wine in the evening is perfection. Dining options are excellent in nearby Waynesville.

  • Submitted: Aug 10, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
45 Miles
Asheville NC Airport

Waynesville has long been known for its picturesque small-town charm. You will find friendly people, great shops, restaurants and tree-shaded benches to sit on and rest a spell. In season, ole ‘timey street dances and annual festivals fill the little town with excitement, but with none of the hassle of crowds and honky-tonk typical of “tourist traps.”

There is so much to do while you’re here. Explore the Great Smoky Mountain National Park, Pisgah National Forest or the Biltmore Estate. Ride and hike the Blue Ridge Parkway. Golf down the road at Laurel Ridge Country Club, raft the Nantahala, ski Catalouchee, ride horseback…or simply kick back and watch the traffic at the bird feeders.

Other Activities: Shopping, Miniature golf

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $0
Tax Rate 11.0%

From : $180/Night .. $925/Week for 2 adults

Rates are based on the number in your party.
2 Nights Minimum - Pet Fee $25.
State and County Tax Not Included (11%)

50% deposit is required at time of reservation

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.