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Mountain View Cozy Cabin

Bedrooms 3
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

3 bedroom, 2.5 bath, sleeps 6

Our home is a 3 bedroom, 2.5 bath which sleeps 6 comfortably. There is a Master on the main with a full bath. A half bath is off the living area on the main with kitchen and dining area. Downstairs are two bedrooms, one with a queen bed and the other with two twin beds and one full bath and living area with a sofa and loveseat and TV. There are porches off the upper and lower level with a screen porch off the master bedroom. A gas grill is conveniently located on the upper deck. The upstairs living area is very cozy with a wood burning fireplace, flat screen TV, soft leather couch and comfy chairs.

Our house is on 3.5 acres of woods full of deer, wild turkeys, fox, rabbits and the occasional black bear. The sky will astound you with millions of bright stars as there are no street lights or city lights to be seen. The kitchen is fully equipped. All rooms have ceiling fans to move the mountain air through the home.

Big Canoe is an 8000 acre gated resort in a wild life sanctuary and hard wood forest. All amenities are within a short drive from our home. Hiking trails are along streams and waterfalls in beautiful forests with signs of the early inhabitants. There is a jeep trail for those who want to drive to the falls.

The amenities will keep everyone as busy as they would like. One of the three lakes has a beach area, with adjacent pool and natural rock slide in the stream falling from the lake. Paddle boats and canoes are available to rent. A second lake holds the marina where there are electric boats to rent and canoes and paddle boats. There is fishing from the shore or boat. The third lake is surrounded by the scenic 27 whole golf course and the view from the new club house restaurant and sports bar is magnificent.

The fitness center, indoor saline lap pool, indoor tennis and racquet ball courts are state of the art and impeccably maintained. The second outdoor pool has a children's fountain area. There is a playground and soccer field as well.

You have to experience Big Canoe!! It is like camping in luxury!

We are about 20 minutes away from the outlet malls and the town of Jasper. Nearby is antique shopping, site-seeing, horseback riding, river rafting and more.

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Vicky Malcolm
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
March 29, 2017

About Vicky Malcolm

My name is Vicky and my husband is Scott. We live in Marietta, Georgia and have purchased our second home to enjoy Big Canoe. We have two children, an 14 year old girl and a 9 year old boy. We are always available to help in any way with your stay.

Vicky Malcolm purchased this house in 2013

Why Vicky Malcolm chose Lake Lanier

We love to camp in the North Georgia Mountains and have had a hard time finding private and secluded camp grounds with close access to water and facilities. When we found our house in Big Canoe, we knew this was meant to be. Our house is secluded, and has all the activities we love. Canoeing, hiking, and swimming in a scenic and natural setting with complete privacy and the safety we want for our children.

What makes this house unique

Includes free Big Canoe Swim cCub passes with a minimum three day rental, which is usually an additional fee. Swim Club is open Memorial Day weekend thru Labor Day weekend. Please notify owner if you would like to participate in this amenity.

There are three and half acres of beautiful views and easy access of all Big Canoe has to offer. Lots of space with two separate living areas for privacy. Wi-Fi throughout the home.


Dawsonville House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • Resort ...
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • 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 Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower , Garden tub
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single
    Master Bedroom - 1 king , Private bathroom. Access to Screen Porch.
  • New, hotel quality sheets and towels. Very comfy mattresses.
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Balcony
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
  • Indoor Pool
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • festivals
  • forests
  • marina
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • pier fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
Our house is located near to Lake Petit. The marker provided does not show the correct location. Our canoe is available. Please call about its accessibility. The amenities are an additional fee depending upon your interests.


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(15 traveler reviews)

Mountain View Cozy Cabin
average rating of 4.866667 based on 15 reviews

Peaceful lovely

  • 5 of 5

Great home away from home

All you can ask for

  • Submitted: Feb 10, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
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Family getaway time!

  • 4 of 5

Our family of eight enjoyed our four nights. The home was the perfect size, comfy, and cozy! We loved the fireplace and the stock of wood! The house was tucked away in the woods so that you didn't even know there were neighbors. Despite the fact that it rained most of our time, we enjoyed our time in front of the fireplace, watching movies, playing games, and building a puzzle. Our one day out was just 30 minutes away to Amicalola Falls. Well worth it despite the gray skies!

  • Submitted: Dec 29, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Sweet Mountain Home

  • 5 of 5

The fall colors greeted us as we drove up the ridge to this nice little cabin . The views were beautiful at this home and the roads in the community were well paved and signs were easy to follow. Inside was welcoming and cozy . Back porches were sitting in the hard wood forest surrounding the house . All was peaceful , private , and comfortable in both sitting areas. We loved the activity areas and would definitely want to return in other seasons too!!! The grill was perfect . Thanks for sharing your sweet mountain home with us.

  • Submitted: Nov 27, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Good Experience

  • 5 of 5

I rented the house for two nights in late October. My family and I had a great time during our stay. The house has everything a traveler might need and it's clean. We appreciate the owners being responsive to our questions and concerns. I would recommend this house for future Big Canoe visitors.

  • Submitted: Nov 14, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Comfortable and super clean getaway

  • 5 of 5

We rented the house for our family of 5 for 2 nights. The house was super clean and comfortable. It was much more spacious than we expected too. We also enjoyed the dvds. The Big Canoe area had many nice amenities that we loved, like the canoes on the lake and fun woods for playing with the kids. The grocery store was about 15 minutes away and there were a couple of ok restaurants but we mostly did our own cooking at the house, which was well stocked with cookware. We'll definitely be back.

  • Submitted: Oct 21, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
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Little Piece of Heaven

  • 5 of 5

We planned our stay around a wedding event. We found the home to be welcoming, quiet and serene. Sitting on the deck and enjoying the mountain air and the beauty of God's creation was a highlight! We had a wonderful weekend with friends, sharing the wedding of Julie and Brad in the chapel. Hope to return soon with family.

  • Submitted: Oct 17, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
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Car: necessary

Our house is located close to Lake Petit. It is very private, and Big Canoe offers everything you would like to do in the mountains of Georgia. The lakes and streams and waterfalls are beautiful and very accessable. There is a natural rock slide in the stream close to the beach and pool. You will feel like you have gotten away and still have all the ammenities to entertain every member of your party.


Rates & Availability

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Mar 1 2017 - May 31 2017
2 night minimum stay
Jun 1 2017 - Sep 4 2017
2 night minimum stay
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2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $200
Tax Rate 15.0%

There is a $200.00 deposit due prior to occupancy, held by check and returned/destroyed after inspection.

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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