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Soak In The Hot Tub, Fish Off The Dock Or Hike The Trails, This Cabin Has It All

Bedrooms 2
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 nights


Minimum Stay
2 nights

About the property

This 2BR,1 Bath Cabin Sits On Cherry Lake And Just 10 Minutes From Blue Ridge

MorningStar on the Lake is a real log cabin with two cozy bedrooms and one bath situated amongst the stunning scenery of the North Georgia Mountains. The open floor plan has a beautifully decorated living room and kitchen as well as a dining area which is enclosed in glass for a lovely view of the Georgia Mountains. The rock fireplace and cathedral ceilings add to the warmth of the great room which opens to the screened in porch overlooking the pristine waters of Cherry Lake. Picturesque landscaping and steps leads to the lake front dock where you can enjoy activities such as swimming, canoeing and fishing, right there in your own back yard. It also features an extra large hot tub that could fit 6 plus comfy seating on the screened porch over-looking the lake. If you’re looking to venture off into nature, right next to the cabin you have full access to the Benton MacKaye hiking trail which is a main feeder to the Appalachian Trail.

If your looking for some fun just a few minutes away, this Georgia cabin is perfectly located just minutes from downtown Blue Ridge or Ellijay. How about visiting one of the local Apple Farms, such as Merciers or Hillcrest. They both have some of the best apple pies (cherry, blueberry, chocolate and more) anywhere in the South and if you want to entertain the kids, check out the “you pick”. Whatever is in season you get the opportunity to pick yourself, a fun and entertaining day with the kids and some good eating too. Don’t miss out on one of the only Drive-In theaters left in the county, the “Swan Drive-In” takes you back in time when you packed up the car with goodies, pulled up in front of the big screen and relaxed in your own vehicle and watched a great movie. So much to do and see, I know you’ll enjoy not only staying at the Morningstar on the Lake but all the fun and exciting activities that the North Georgia Mountains have to offer.

More Details

Property Manager
Mary Spencer
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
November 30, 2016

About Mary Spencer

I own several lovely cabins in the beautiful North Georgia Mountains and I love to share them with others who appreciate staying in a high-end cabin while exploring all that our spectacular mountains have to offer!

Mary Spencer purchased this cabin in 2012

What makes this cabin unique

This cabin is truly idea for a couple who just wants to get away from it all yet still have access to our quaint little mountain towns of Ellijay and Blue Ridge. The extra large hot tub lets you melt all your troubles away or maybe sit in one of the rockers and enjoy the view of the lake from the screened porch. Being pet friendly you can bring along your extended family and take nice leisurely walks on the Benton MacKaye trail which is adjacent to the cabin. With paved roads all the way and easy access into the cabin anyone can enjoy staying at the Morningstar on the Lake.


Blue Ridge Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 800 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Lakefront ...
  • Mountain View
  • Rural ...
  • Away From It All
  • Romantic
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Granite countertops
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
  • One bedroom has a King and one has a Queen, both have dressers and nightstands with lamps plus closets.
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Video Library
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
  • Massage
  • Private Chef
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • forests
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • rafting
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
MorningStar on the Lake also has a fire-pit and dock for fishing


5/5 -
(4 traveler reviews)

Soak In The Hot Tub, Fish Off The Dock Or Hike The Trails, This Cabin Has It All
average rating of 5.0 based on 4 reviews

Serenity in the Mountains!!

  • 5 of 5

This was the perfect weekend getaway!! Cabin was immaculate, Blue Ridge had everything we needed, and the surrounding area had hiking and fishing. We will most definitely be back. Thank you so much!!

  • Submitted: Jun 1, 2014
  • Stayed: May 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for letting me know about your stay at the Morningstar. It's such a wonderful little cabin I hope you had a chance to enjoy that nice big hot tub as well as relax on the screened porch over-looking the lake :)
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Morningstar on the Lake, Cherry Log, GA

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful cabin on serene lake. Well kept property, very clean. Great walking in general area, and fantastic hiking trails in short distance that we enjoyed with our labrador retrievers. Shopping amenities close by in Ellijay. Relaxing get away.

  • Submitted: May 16, 2014
  • Stayed: May 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so the review and I am glad to hear you enjoyed your stay at the Morningstar on the Lake. I hope you also had a chance to relax in the hot tub and roast a marshmallow or two at the firepit :)
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Geat Vacation Spot

  • 5 of 5

The property was beautiful. I especially loved the cabin decor. The cabin was spotless. The beds were comfortable. We enjoyed spending lots of time on the screened in porch and the hot tub. We spent a day in the town of Blue Ridge which is a great place to do some shopping and have a nice meal. I would definitely recommend this property to friends and family.

  • Submitted: May 5, 2014
  • Stayed: Apr 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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Vacation in the mtns

  • 5 of 5

Great location close to Blue Ridge. Cabin fully equipped with everything we needed. Liked the hot tub, Full screen porch overlooking lake. Best of all for us cabin was dog friendly.

  • Submitted: May 5, 2014
  • Stayed: Apr 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
75 Miles
Atlanta airport
Nearest Barpub
5 Miles
Downtown Blue Ridge
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
Whitepath Golf Course
Nearest Train
5 Miles
Blue Ridge Scenic Railway
Nearest Motorway
5 Miles
Hwy 515/5
Nearest Restaurant
5 Miles
Downtown Blue Ridge

There's tons to do in the North Georgia Mountain from Apple Farms to Zip lines and everything in-between. Don't miss out on tubing down the rivers, minature golf, wineries, great shopping, fine dining plus mom and pop stores everywhere.


Rates & Availability

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2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

reservation fee $50 + Tax
Cleaning Fee $65 + Tax
Tax Rate 12.0%

When you stay 7 nights you get one night free and the damage waiver protects you from up to $300 worth of unintentional damage to the property

I will charge your credit 1/2 the total amount at the time of reservation and 21 days prior to arrival I will run the second half

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