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Hot House Creek 'Catch N Release' Cabin River front

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 1,400 sq. ft.
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Riverfront Property - 2bd/2bath

Hothouse Creek is perfect for a romantic/rustic or a peaceful fishing getaway.

Enjoy the clean mountain air, pure fresh water of Hothouse Creek and actually see the stars clearly at night while listening to the sounds of rushing water.

Fish from the deck in our trout stream or relax in our two person hot tub. Want a fire? Relax by our outdoor fire pit or curl up on the couch with a glass of wine next to the gas fireplace.

If your family is like mine, the boys stay and fish and us girls head to Blue Ridge to shop and sip wine. Relax

Hothouse Creek sleeps up to 5 people and is the perfect rustic getaway for those that love to fish or just relax.

This cabin has been apart of our family for three generations. My husband and his father purchased this cabin as a fishing retreat in the 90s. They spent many of summers wading and fishing this small native trout creek. This fishing legacy has been passed to my children. They have learned to swim, fish, and raft in the Hot House Creek. We also have a family pet, Buttercup, lab mix that enjoys the fresh clear water just as much as the kids. (My husband and I are both educators and value outdoor living with our children.)

More Details

Property Manager
Debra Arnold
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
November 18, 2017

About Debra Arnold

This cabin has been apart of our family for three generations. My husband and his father purchased this cabin as a fishing retreat in the 90s. They spent many of summers wading and fishing this native trout creek. This fishing legacy has been passed to my children. They have learned to swim, fish, and raft in the Hot House Creek. We also have a family pet, Buttercup, lab mix that enjoys the fresh clear water just as much as the kids. (My husband and I are both educators and value outdoor living with our children.)

Debra Arnold purchased this cabin in 1992

Why Debra Arnold chose Mineral Bluff

Location, Location, Location

No other cabins in sight

Only 12 easy miles to Downtown Blue Ridge for day trips

What makes this cabin unique

Stocked trout stream the big stocking this year is April 20 500 pound of rainbow trout will be dropped. It is an amazing site.

Guestbook comments from the manager

A trip to Hot House Creek cabin is relaxation at its best. The namesake creek is a beautiful wide stream—the sound of its rushing water dominates the environment from the moment you get out of the car until you reluctantly get back in to end your vacation. My friends and I spent most of our time on the deck reveling in the sound. The recent addition of a hot tub only makes that experience even more blissful, especially at night. There is also an outdoor heater and gas grill on the deck so you can fully enjoy all of this in any season. Additionally, there is a nearby firepit for the perfect s’more and roasted hot dog.

Inside there are ample accommodations for a group—we were a band of six and had our own beds and minimal bathroom sharing with two large lavatories, one upstairs and the other down. The cabin was recently renovated to allow for more guests and comfort. The kitchen is fully supplied with all the cooking gear you will need to have wonderful group meals. A gas fireplace sets the perfect indoor evening atmosphere for conversation, music, games—whatever your pleasure. Between the fireplace and the gas heater peaceful sleep was had by all—I opened the upstairs door slightly so I could continue enjoying the sounds of the Creek throughout the night.

There are lots of wonderful options nearby for any interest. We loved hiking on the Appalachian Trial near Noontootla Creek and Long Falls as well as wandering through the charming town of Blue Ridge. You can also catch the Blue Ridge Railway downtown for a beautiful trip through the surrounding countryside. Mercer Orchards is a short drive for every type of apple product imaginable. The cabin is also close enough to the Ocoee River for paddlers and rafters to enjoy a full day on the river. Perhaps not as scenic but nonetheless essential is a new nearby Engel's Grocery for everything you need for the perfect stay.

Believe me, once you stay in Hot House Creek cabin you will want to return during all seasons to enjoy everything it and the surrounding area has to offer!
Nov 2012
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"Apple Orchard, Open year around, seven days a week"
Rolling Thunder River Company Ocoee River Rafting Center
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"Horseback riding"
El Rio
"Authentic Mexican food for casual meal"
Nearest Barpub
12 Miles
Downtown Blue Ridge
Nearest Golf
10 Miles
http://www.mercier-orchards.com/
Nearest Train
12 Miles
Blue Ridge Train Depot
Nearest Motorway
7 Miles
Hwy 515
Nearest Restaurant
5 Miles
El Rio in McCaysville
Car: necessary

Hot House Creek Cabin sits about 1 mile back from Toccoa River. We have stocked the stream for the last 20 years.

Rafting and Hiking are available 5 miles north. We can Float in tubes for a family at the price of $20.

We keep a binder in our cabin full of activities you can do that will meet everyone interest.

Amenities

Mineral Bluff Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1400 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Gas Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Fireplace ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • tub and shower upstairs shower with seat downstairs
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Queen size Beds (1), Double Beds (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1), Bunk Beds (1) Both bedrooms are upstairs
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • VCR
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • duty free shops
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting

Reviews

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Hot House Creek 'Catch N Release' Cabin River front
average rating of 4.59375 based on 33 reviews
5

Beautiful

  • 5 of 5

Thank you so much for letting us stay at your cabin. We had a great time. Loved the peace and quiet and the constant sound of the water. We will stay again Lord willing, in the future. God bless you.

  • Submitted: Oct 13, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
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Awesome

  • 4 of 5

Our cabin was just what we needed. It was rustic, comfortable and had everyrhing we needed except someone forgot to leave wash cloths. Otherwise we lovedit. Peaceful and restful,what more could you ask for. Loved the sound of the creek outside. We have a small car and had no problems with the road leading to the cabin.

  • Submitted: May 10, 2017
  • Stayed: April 2017
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5

Fantastic.

  • 5 of 5

Awesome rustic comfortable cabin. Quiet and secluded, just what we ordered. Even the rain didn't stop us from relaxing and enjoying ourselves. I would recommend this cabin to others and plan on coming back ourselves.

  • Submitted: Apr 29, 2017
  • Stayed: April 2017
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New Port Richey, Florida
5

Exactly how it was pictured and everything we were looking for.

  • 5 of 5

What a perfect cabin to relax and unwind. The sound of the creek flowing and the time unplugged was everything we needed and wanted. Thank you!

  • Submitted: Jan 11, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

The perfect getaway

  • 5 of 5

My fiancé and I stayed with our 2 dogs for his Birthday weekend. We loved the sound of the water next to the cabin! My morning tea was a real treat with the relaxing view. Getting out of the driveway was a little tight but nothing major 🙂

Very quiet and peaceful! The cabin has pretty much everything you need, we stayed 5 nights and only ate out once.

There is no wifi or cell service in the cabin so the only recommendation I have is to maybe install a landline in case of an emergency.

Close to everything, and a short drive to hiking trails. It really was the perfect getaway. We miss it already! Thank you for having us in your home.

  • Submitted: Oct 29, 2016
  • Stayed: October 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Overall it us a nice little vacation spot.

  • 4 of 5

Very quiet sanctuary. Instead of vacation it ended up being our evacuation from Hurricane Matthew so other family had to stay behind because of jobs. I wish there were better internet or cell service. We had to go out to check in on family and get updates on our home.

  • Submitted: Oct 11, 2016
  • Stayed: October 2016
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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $0
Security Deposit (refundable if no damages) $200
Cleaning Fee $75 + Tax
Tax Rate 12.0%

Manager's Cancellation Policy

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

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