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Alarka Cabin Guest House With Great Mountain Sunsets And WiFi Included

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 600 sq. ft.
Property type barn
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

Quaint 2 Bedroom, 1 Bath With Large Front Porch And Private Balcony Off Bedroom.

Top half of original barn converted into two bedroom / one bath guest house. Includes WiFi, full kitchen and full size washer / dryer. Sleeps four with full size bed in bedroom 1, two twins beds in bedroom 2 and fold-out couch in living room. Large screen TV in living room with full DISH cable. Private balcony off bedroom overlooking small stream and large front porch with swing. Close to outdoor activities, Bryson City and gaming / cultural activities at Cherokee.


Owner
Michael Davis
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
October 17, 2017

About Michael Davis

After hiking the Smokies for many years I discovered the Bryson City / Deep Creek area in 2012 and fell in love with it so much I decided to relocate here. Found my dream home which included a guest house which I have decided to rent out part time. Absolutely love all the beautiful scenery and outdoor activities.

Michael Davis purchased this barn in 2013

Why Michael Davis chose Bryson City Area

At 3000 feet elevation this place has beautiful views of the mountains and spectacular sunsets. The central location to rafting, boating, hiking and Bryson City couldn't be better.

What makes this barn unique

In less than 20 minutes or less you can get to Nantahala National Forest hiking, Fontana Reservoir boating / fishing, trout fishing in numerous creeks, kayaking / rafting at the Nantahala river, Smoky Mountain National Park hiking / tubing at Deep Creek and lots of fun activities and good food / drinks in Bryson City.

Amenities

Bryson City Barn Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • barn
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 600 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • pets considered
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
  • Bath with shower.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 double
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single , Has private balcony
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • hunting small game
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • skiing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting

Reviews

Excellent! 4.7/5 -
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Alarka Cabin Guest House With Great Mountain Sunsets And WiFi Included
average rating of 4.673077 based on 52 reviews
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Awesome

  • 4 of 5

Nice area and the owner was very friendly and helpful and very nice view

  • Submitted: Oct 17, 2017
  • Stayed: Oct 2017
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5

Great

  • 5 of 5

We had a great time. This little cabin had everything we needed for our stay. It was not as secluded as we had hoped, but still private enough where it felt like we were secluded. The owner was very nice and was able to give us details of some local hiking trails that were gorgeous. I would come back and stay again.

  • Submitted: Oct 7, 2017
  • Stayed: Oct 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Nice cool weather

  • 5 of 5

I thoroughly enjoyed my stay at the Alarka Cabin Guest House. Michael, as well as neighbors Patti and Noel, made every effort to ensure that that my stay was a pleasant experience. Michael provided me with some fresh vegetables from the garden and Patti brought homemade spaghetti sauce and soup. Everyone that I met up there on the mountain was extremely nice. My goal was to escape the heat in Mobile, AL for a while and I found the weather up there to be most pleasant.

  • Submitted: Sep 24, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Terrific Rental - Exactly What We Were Looking For!

  • 5 of 5

This place was perfect for our Father/Son vacation. Tucked away off a quiet mountain road, the property is ideally located just minutes away from terrific hiking, tubing, and rafting adventures. The cabin has all the essentials you need and an internet connection to stay in touch with friends/family. But best of all, Michael mades us feel completely welcome during our stay and ensured we informed with all the area attractions. We long forward to returning as soon as possible.

  • Submitted: Aug 18, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Perth Amboy,New Jersey
5

Beautiful peaceful clean cozy cabin

  • 5 of 5

The cabin was cozy clean and felt so peaceful.We enjoyed sitting on the porch and looking at the great view...Of the mountains...sunset. Bed cozy.. Kitckenfully stocked..washers look new... and the living room was like visiting your grandma's house in the summer. Michael was an excellent host who was always available to give suggestions or just have a chat, we would love to stay there again on a next vacation and recommend it to all our family and friends.

  • Submitted: Aug 17, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
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South Korea, USA
5

It was Great place to stay

  • 5 of 5

Mike

Was very helpful of making sure that we did not need anything, will stay again, Great place and pet friendly.

Thank you Mike !!

  • Submitted: Aug 15, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
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Map

Nearest Airport
75 Miles
Asheville, NC
Nearest Golf
10 Miles
Smoky Mountain Country Club
Car: recommended

There is always something to do! Tsali mountain biking; raft and kayak the Nantahala; tube Deep Creek; ride the Smokey Mountain Railroad in Bryson City; hike in the Smokey Mountain National Park; win big at the Casino in Cherokee; water sports on Lake Fontana; antique in Franklin, Bryson City, Dillsboro; Drive the Blue Ridge Parkway and have lunch at the Pisquah Inn; Visit the Biltmore Estate in Asheville, Gatlinburg, Pigeon Forge, and Dollywood in TN; bike ride in Cades Cove looking for deer, turkey and bear; fly fish/fish the many streams in the area, especially in the Smokey Mountain National Park; and when you are tired and can go no more, there are all types of restaurants in nearby Bryson City.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning fee $45 + Tax
Tax Rate 10.75%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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