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Great Scott! Spacious 4+ Bedroom Waterfront Home Sleeps 12

Sleeps12
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Space 2,800 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 6 nights
Popular Features
  • Covered Parking
  • Washing Machine
  • Outdoor Grill
  • non smoking only
  • Air Conditioning
  • Wireless Internet
  • children welcome

Overview

About the property

Welcome to our spacious waterfront home located on beautiful Lake Norman in Denver, North Carolina. This home can sleep 12 in beds, has water views from almost every room, and sits peacefully on a quiet, relaxing cove. Enjoy your morning coffee on the screened-in porch overlooking 150' of lake front. Swim and play all day in our quiet cove with no boat traffic, allowing undisturbed swimming, kayaking and floating. Take to the lake in lots of uncongested areas for water activities with quick access to the main channel.

Located in the heart of Lake Norman, enjoy some of the finest eatery pubs on the lake. Go by water or land. The local favorite 'The Landing' offers live entertainment and wonderful food and is only minutes away. If the boat slips are full, the 'Tiki Taxi' will motor out to your anchored boat to bring you in. It's a one of a kind experience!

Our home offers 4 bedrooms and 2 1/2 bathrooms. We have a large, fully equipped kitchen and a large living area on both the lower and upper levels. The large master bedroom with a king-size bed and bathroom are located on the upper level along with the kitchen, half bath and living room. The lower level holds the three other bedrooms, family room and full bathroom. Bedroom 2 has a queen bed, Bedroom 3 has two sets of bunk beds (4 twins), Bedroom 4 has 2 twin beds and and adjoining room with a bunk bed (2 twins).

The home includes use of a ping pong table and kayak.

Our boat and boat lift are not included in the rental, but Lake Norman Marina is located just outside our cove, where you can rent boats.

If you like to play golf, there are two public courses nearby: West Port Golf Course is 4 miles away and Verdict Ridge is about 8 miles away.

You will need to bring your own bath towels as they are not provided. Renters must be at least 25 years of age and present during entire stay.

More Details

Owner
Betsy Scott
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
March 23, 2017

About Betsy Scott

Betsy grew up in Raleigh going to Falls lake to swim and ski. Paul grew up in Winston-Salem and spent good times at friend's houses on Lake Norman. We live in Clemmons now with our four children.

Betsy Scott purchased this house in 2006

Why Betsy Scott chose North Carolina

We have both had a desire to live on the water our whole lives. We started looking at beach property but realized the lake is where our hearts are. Wanting to find a place close enough to home to allow easy weekend access, we started our search on Lake Norman. We bought this beautiful home as we were expecting our fourth child. We have enjoyed years of fun on the water and in this home with friends and family.

What makes this house unique

When we first saw this house we LOVED the cove right away. There are only two homes past ours in the cove which means adults and kids can swim and play in the water uninterrupted by boat traffic and the dock is not constantly rocking. The house has very large rooms which gives us plenty of space for our family get-togethers. We typically grill out and gather at the fire-pit in the evenings while the kids catch fireflies but we enjoy going to The Landing restaurant by boat or grilling our dinner on an island too.

Amenities

Denver House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2800 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy 12
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Lakefront ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking ...
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet
  • 2.5
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 4 - 2 bunk bed , two sets of bunk beds (4 twins)
    Bunk Area - 1 bunk bed , room off bedroom 3 (no closet or window)
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
  • King size beds (1), Queen Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (2) 1 pair of twin beds., Baby Cribs (1) port-a-crib on site, Bunk Beds (3) 3 sets of bunk beds.
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • VCR
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
Attractions:
  • churches
  • marina
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • shopping
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(41 traveler reviews)

Great Scott! Spacious 4+ Bedroom Waterfront Home Sleeps 12
average rating of 4.9268293 based on 41 reviews
5

Great weekend with the guys!

  • 5 of 5

We had a great time at the GREAT SCOTT! The home was better than advertised and plenty of space. We had a group of 6, but could have easily slept double that (we had 5 empty beds). Already thinking about a summertime trip so that we can spend time on the lake.

Betsy was great to deal with and always had a quick response.

Thanks again,

Zach

  • Submitted: Jan 26, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

repeat customer

  • 5 of 5

I am from the area and still come "home" often, but as my sibling and my families grow we're outgrowing the homestead so this year we decided to look into renting a place with space. For a wedding in the Fall and then again Christmas we stayed at Great Scott. Lucking out with good weather we enjoyed some kayaking and ping pong tournaments while the spacious kitchen and dining table was perfect for all of to gather. The owners were very responsive to inquiries and made sure that we felt comfortable and welcome.

  • Submitted: Jan 3, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great house for large family

  • 5 of 5

We had a great time staying in Great Scott over the Thanksgiving holiday. Family came in from FL, AL, GA, and NC and we had plenty of room and felt at home. Kitchen was well stocked for cooking a huge meal, including a 20 pound turkey. A small problem with the water faucet in the master shower, but Betsy had a plumber out in just a few hours to fix it : ) My boys loved paddling out on the lake in the kayak. Wonderful experience!

  • Submitted: Dec 8, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Awesome time at the lake

  • 5 of 5

We had a sensational experience at this lovely home. It was: spacious, clean, well equipped and altogether lovely. Can't recommend it highly enough.

  • Submitted: Dec 6, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Great time on the lake and around town

  • 4 of 5

Property owners were wonderful. Setting up the location and making sure everything occurred smoothly was a process made very easy by the owners. Hope to make another trip to the Lake soon!

  • Submitted: Oct 27, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Amazing Place to Stay!

  • 5 of 5

I came to Great Scott with 11 co-workers for a work retreat. We had a great and restful time. The house is very clean and well kept. There was all the cookware we needed to make meals (minus a crock-pot which we brought) and the beds were comfy. I would definitely recommend this place.

  • Submitted: Oct 25, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
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Rates & Availability

Denver House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Easter 2017
Apr 12 2017 - Apr 22 2017
2 night minimum stay
$250
$1,600
 
 
Summer Season 2017
May 6 2017 - Jun 30 2017
6 night minimum stay
$250
$1,600
 
 
Fourth of July 2017
Jul 1 2017 - Jul 7 2017
6 night minimum stay
$250
$1,800
 
 
Summer Season 2017
Jul 8 2017 - Sep 9 2017
6 night minimum stay
$250
$1,600
 
 
Thanksgiving 2017
Nov 18 2017 - Nov 26 2017
6 night minimum stay
$250
$1,600
 
 
Christmas 2017
Dec 21 2017 - Dec 30 2017
6 night minimum stay
$250
$1,600
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$195
$1,200
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $300
Cleaning Fee $100 + Tax
Tax Rate 7.0%

Contact us for holiday rates.
Weekly rentals only during the summer (5/1-9/30) with weeks beginning on Saturdays.
$100 cleaning fee.
7% sales tax on rental + cleaning fee.
$300 refundable security deposit.
50% payment required to reserve property.

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The home is located in the middle of Lake Norman on the Western side. It's a 5-minute drive to Hwy 16 which takes you straight into Charlotte, I-485, or the Charlotte-Douglas International Airport, avoiding major highway congestion on I-77.

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