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Madeleine Kenowski

Member since: 2012
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Speaks: english, french


10 Reviews
Bedrooms 1
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

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Maggie Valley Cabin Rental Photos and Description

Welcome to the 'Johnson Branch cabins' in Maggie Valley, NC. At the Honeymoon cabin you will feel away from everything in the peaceful, outdoor environment that it offers yet be quite close to all modern conveniences right in Maggie Valley.

No cleaning or hot tub fee! Cabin will rent for a minimum stay of 2 nights. Party of 2, $ 145.00 a night. Stay the entire week for $ 645.00. + $ 35.00 non refundable reservation fee + 11% tax + $ 150.00 refundable security (security is refunded 7 days after departure).

My cabins offer everything that you will need, private Hot Tub, cable TV and so much more. They are tastefully decorated with antiques. From the porch you can enjoy the sound and view the creek bordering the property. The Honeymoon, Johnson Branch and Honeymoon Deluxe cabins have wireless high speed Internet, bring your laptop and work anywhere on the property, sit on your deck or by the creek.

You tube video can be viewed at the end of all the pictures. I do have 3 other cabins listed with VRBO.

163246, 750595, 101443

More Details
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Madeleine Kenowski (Owner)
Member since: 2012
Call Owner
Speaks: english, french

About Madeleine Kenowski

I am originally from Switzerland and moved from Fort Lauderdale, FL 19 years ago.

My residence is near the cabin and I am only a phone call away.

Madeleine Kenowski purchased this cabin in 2000

Why Madeleine Kenowski chose Maggie Valley

I have no regrets moving to Maggie Valley, it is like living in another world.

This is the most peaceful area I have ever been to and the local people are so friendly, and always willing to help.

The Honeymoon cabin, is located on 3 acres. This cabin is unique and you will love spending your vacation at the Honeymoon cabin.

What makes this cabin unique

I love Maggie Valley, it is conveniently located between the Cherokee Indian Reservation and Asheville.

Dollywood is only a little over an hour drive from the cabin.

The cabin is well maintained, if you need anything during your stay I am only a few minutes away.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Thanks for a terrific get-away home away from home for us. The cabin was great (especially the hot tub) and the location is the best we've seen in Maggie Valley. The creek and creek area were worth the trip. The cabin was very convenient to anything in Maggie Valley. We will certainly keep you in mind for our next trip to the area, We came to relax and we accomplished that.
Jan 2014
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average rating of 4.9 based on 35 reviews

Perfect getaway

  • 5 of 5

Very nice, private location. The trees are beautiful and the sound of the creek next to the cabin put us to sleep at night. Perfect romantic getaway.

  • Submitted: May 30, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

The cabin was so quiet, cozy, and impeccably clean. Loved listening to the sounds of the creek while relaxing in the hot tub. We really enjoyed our stay!

  • Submitted: May 16, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: It was my pleasure having you. Thank you for being such caring guests.
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Enjoyable Stay

  • 4 of 5

I truly enjoyed my stay. Nice clean cabin. Owner was very responsive to questions. The only area of concern is the parking, I am glad we chose to drive the smaller of our 2 vehicles. Most times we drive my truck which is a Ford F-250 super duty/crew cab which would have given me issues trying to park in designated area and keep the drive open to owners barn. I highly recommend this cabin as this was really the only challenge we had. The Chevy Tahoe we drove fit and allowed passage to the barn further up the path. Very nice place to stay and would use the owner again in the future.

  • Submitted: Apr 11, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2016
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Perfect Weekend

  • 5 of 5

My boyfriend and I loved this cabin! I came straight from work and Madeleine was very accommodating to our late arrival! The hot tub was already turned on and the lemon poppyseed loaf she left for us in the fridge was fantastic. We had a speedy breakfast around the corner at Joe's Pancake House and then spent the day snowboarding at Cataloochee. We were sad we couldn't stay longer. What a perfect weekend getaway!

  • Submitted: Feb 1, 2015
  • Stayed: Jan 2015
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Quick ski trip

  • 5 of 5

My wife and decided to take a quick ski trip to Cataloochee sans the kiddos. This was the perfect cabin in very close relation to ski rental shops, a good restaurant (Joey's Pancake house), and a quick trip to the Cat for skiing. The hot tub for two is great on a cold night after a full day of skiing. The cabin has everything you need for a short stay for two or with older kids (maybe 8+) the loft would be great too. The owner is very quick to respond to questions, and even took the time to give me weather updates as we were arriving late at night. She also makes a very nicy lemon poppy loaf for a good snack! Overall A+ will stay here again.

  • Submitted: Jan 31, 2015
  • Stayed: Jan 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Mountain escape

  • 5 of 5

We just loved staying in your cabin. It was so clean and quiet. The cabin was easy to find and convenient to restaurants and neighboring towns.The cabin was well equipped and nicely decorated.The sounds from the stream outside totally relaxed me. I slept the best I have in years. We had a great week and look forward to coming back.

  • Submitted: Nov 8, 2014
  • Stayed: Oct 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for taking the time to leave a review. it was my pleasure having you at the Honeymoon cabin, and I will be looking forward to hear from you next year.
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Nearest Airport
35 Miles
Nearest Barpub
2 Miles
Nearest Golf
4 Miles
Maggie Valley Country Club
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
Cataloochee cafe
Nearest Ski
5 Miles
Cataloochee Ski Resort
Car: necessary

The Honeymoon Cabin, is overlooking the Johnson Branch creek. It is a great getaway for relaxation and enjoying the beautiful outdoor surroundings. You can sit back and enjoy every day with a soothing bath in the Hot Tub. Located only 1 1/4 mile from the strip of Maggie Valley which includes gift shops, restaurants, museum, amusement park. Socco Falls is only 5 miles from the cabin, and it is quite a site to visit.

Looking for a larger cabin? please check the Johnson Branch cabin on VRBO # 101443

Any questions, call (828) 926-6032


Rates & Availability

Maggie Valley Cabin Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Jul 3 2016 - Jul 10 2016
Changeover Day: Sunday
7 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest
Oct 9 2016 - Oct 30 2016
Changeover Day: Sunday
7 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest
Dec 24 2016 - Jan 8 2017
Changeover Day: Sunday
7 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $22 per night, per additional guest
My Standard Rate

Changeover Day: Sunday
2 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $150
reservation fee $35 + Tax
Tax Rate 11.0%

Due to the peaceful environment and the access, Motorcycles are not accepted at this cabin.
Only weekly reservations, will be confirmed in advance. Call for reservations for less than a week. Madeleine (828) 926-6032. If paying via credit card there is a non refundable fee of $ 35.00 which will be added to the total payment. Checks are also accepted providing they reach us 2 weeks prior to arrival.
No pets at this cabin. I do accept a dog at the Johnson Branch and Alpine cabins. One small dog under 25lbs. Exception have been made for larger pet, ask before booking. There is a non refundable and taxable pet fee of 100.00. per week or $ 25.00 per day.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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Maggie Valley Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • Water View ...
  • Away From It All
  • Romantic
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Wood Stove ...
  • Dining Area
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • 1
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Queen size Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (1) 2 twin beds in loft, Sleep Sofa or Futons (1)
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
  • churches
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • skiing
  • snowboarding

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