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MOUNTAIN TOP COZY COTTAGE ON THE BLUFF WITH THE BEST AMAZING LONG RANGE VIEWS

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 1 - 3 nights

Overview


Details
Property
cottage
Sleeps
6
Bedrooms
2
Bathrooms
2
Minimum Stay
1 - 3 nights

About the property

Private 2 Bedroom, 2 Bathroom on Cliffs Edge with All the Comforts & Great Views

Welcome!

Our Rates vary from $99/Night to $165/Night, depending on the Season & Number of Guests ~~~

I will send you a PERSONAL RATE QUOTE that may vary from the one that VRBO or Home Away sends you. Contact me @ gzylbower@yahoo.com or 407-791-2420 to make your Reservation.

Ask Miss Gail about YOUR particular Reservation & she will give you the BEST Rate possible, tailored to your situation ~~

There is a 2 Night Minimum stay on ALL High Season Weekend Nights.

We provide a FREE Entry pass to Cloudland Canyon State Park !!

We have the BEST View for the BEST Rates on Lookout Mountain!!!

CALL or EMAIL Miss Gail TODAY to secure your Reservation!! 407-791-2420 or email me from this page, where it says 'Contact Owner

Buzzard's Roost is a wonderful, whimsical, cozy cottage perched right on the edge of Lookout Mountain. Around here, they call it 'the Bluff'. We are on a winding, mellow, dead end road with little or no traffic, making it perfect for walks. Buzzard's Roost is a special place for you to let your hair down, relax & rejuvenate your Soul.

The hot tub is perfect to erase stress & to melt away your aches & pains. Buzzard's has 2 bedrooms & 2 bathrooms & can sleep 6. 4 in beds, 2 on Sofa Bed. The main floor is made up of a Bedroom with a Local Artisan crafted Queen Log bed, closet & the main bathroom with shower & tub just a few steps away. The mirror in this bathroom is also handcrafted by a local artist & made of local woods & branches. Also in this bathroom is a washer, dryer.

Moving on to the full kitchen, that has a full sized, side by side refrigerator/ freezer with ice maker, electric range, convection oven & toaster, all pots, pans, dishes, glassware & silverware & service ware. Also, for your added relaxation is a brand new dishwasher. No drudging away over dirty dishes. You are here to relax. The dining area seats 6 & is also perfect for a game of cards or puzzles or board games that are all here.

The living room area with an entire wall of windows & pine cathedral ceiling is perfect for relaxing with a book, or to enjoy a Movie on our 40 inch, flat screen TV with Dish Network, Satellite service. The corner electric fireplace/heater is just what you need during cool times to take the chill off. In warmer times, use just the flames to feel as though you are sitting by a campfire. We have central Heat & Air as well . The stairs lead to the loft bedroom & another wonderful local Artisan Art piece is there to greet you. It's an iron railing designed with a family of Buzzards to delight & protect you from harm.

The loft is made up of a private bathroom with Shower, a full sized closet & another handcrafted, Queen log bed. The view from this perch is beyond belief. It goes on for miles.

Out on the back deck is a wonderful relaxation area with a table for outdoor dining , Chairs to Relax & the hot tub. The view from out here is amazing. You can actually see 4 States from here. To the right, just off the deck is the BBQ area, & a walking trail that leads to our new Swing, Adirondack Chairs, a Hammock ,Rock formations & more beautiful views. The front yard is full of trees & boulders & great for exploring. The front deck can be a private get away if too much activity out back leaves you needing some alone time.

We hope you enjoy our Mountain Retreat & take advantage of all the wonders of this Mountain Paradise. 35 minutes away, are many Cultural, Recreational, Gourmet Dining & Shopping opportunities. We are 10 min. or less, from the 2nd largest Canyon in the US, Cloudland Canyon. The Hiking is amazing & there are several waterfalls there for you to enjoy. Ft. DeSoto State Park, in Alabama, is about a 45 min. drive. That Park has many Hiking trails, camping, & even an Olympic sized swimming pool. Also just 10 minutes away is the World Famous Canyon Grill for your dining pleasure.

After a scenic 35 minute drive away, in Tennessee, you can enjoy all that Chattanooga has to offer. You can see Rock City, Ruby Falls, The Tennessee Aquarium & The Inclined Railway & Chattanooga Choo Choo, & many more venues for some extra thrills.

Of course, if pure & Simple Relaxation is what you are after, Buzzard's Roost is the place to be without any traveling at all. Soak up the Peaceful atmosphere & wind down from the hustle bustle of daily life. Take a walk, read a book or magazine, watch a movie, take a nap, cook a meal, listen to the wind in the trees & the birdies singing. We also have a wonderful Swing & Hammock to Relax & enjoy!

Of course, the Hot Tub is waiting for you at the perfect Temperature, too!!

We offer a 10% Discount for Active Military on Regular Rates with Valid Military ID!!! ( 3 night min. stay required) Thanks for serving our Country!

3 Night Minimum stay required during all Holidays.

Rates quoted here are for 2 Guests. An additional Fees charged for parties over 2.

Remember, if you want to bring your Pet along, WE ARE Pet Friendly! Ask for details while inquiring about your Reservation.

*** Please Note ***

Our Cancellation Policy / Plz. Read

All Fees Paid are Refundable if Cancellation is made 60 days or more, prior to your Reservation.

1/2 of Fees Paid will be Refunded, if Cancellation is made at least 45 Days Prior to your Reservation.

ONLY your Security Deposit will be Refunded if Cancellation is made between 30 - 45 Days Prior to your Reservation.

If Cancellation is made less than 30 Days prior to your Reservation, for any reason, there will be NO Refund of Fees paid. Reason being ~~This short notice makes it VERY difficult for the Owners to re-rent the Property & results in loss of Revenue for us.

**** Please Note~~ Please respect our Home & Property. We have worked very hard to get it & are pleased to be able to invite you to enjoy it as well ~~ Happy Trails ;0)

No Refunds at all for poor weather, lack or interruption of internet, Satellite TV service, or Utilities that are beyond our control.

More Details

Owner
Gail Bower
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
January 18, 2017

About Gail Bower

We are Avid hikers, photographers & all around outdoor folks, we fell in Love with this area several years ago. We finally stumbled onto Buzzard's Roost & it was Love at first sight. A great property with all the features that we would want & are proud to offer to our guests. Enjoy your stay at this very special piece of the Georgia Mountains.

Since purchasing this lovely Cottage in 2013, we decided to relocate to Lookout Mountain ourselves & can now oversee out Cottage personally. We are LOVING our decision & the area now as Locals ;0)

We strive to provide an environment that will give you BOTH a Physical & Mental Vacation!

Our hope is that you will leave refreshed , & aware that your stress & worries are much less than when you arrived.

Gail Bower purchased this cottage in 2012

Why Gail Bower chose Georgia

Buzzard's Roost offers the perfect mixture of all the important Vacation elements. A comfortable cottage, & access to many exciting Vacation friendly opportunities. The View is among the BEST in the area. Read our 90+ Positive Reviews to see!!

What makes this cottage unique

Buzzard's Roost is a few minutes from world class hiking, dining & relaxation. Buzzard's is also less than an hour away from many interesting, exciting, historical & cultural venues. Chattanooga is full of any type of stimulating Vacation areas you could imagine & is also less than an hour away. Than have the comfort of going home to Buzzard's Roost to snuggle in & enjoy the quiet of Lookout Mountain.

Guestbook comments from the owner

I would have never guessed that this Cottage had the Views & amenities that it did !

Totally WONDERFUL !!! You MUST stay here! Highly recommended!

The Cottage has everything you might need & the property is Great!

The VIEW is just beyond Belief! & a great value for the reasonable cost!

A perfect Cottage for a get away to retain your sanity & to erase your stress!

The Hot Tub does wonders for sore & weary muscles & also has a great View!

Miss Gail was the BEST to explain everything & to suggest Restaurants & activities which we did!

We visited the Tennessee Aquarium, Ruby Falls, Rock City, The Incline Railway, Point Park & the Chickamauga Battlefield. The battlefield is a MUST SEE for any History buff of the Cival War!

Miss Gail also give us fresh EGGS & Veggies from her Garden!!!! Really ????

We WILL return in the Fall when the leaves are changing! What an additional PLUS to the rest of the AWESOME!!!

Ricky & Babe Stanton/ Charleston, SC
Jul 2016
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Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(94 traveler reviews)

MOUNTAIN TOP COZY COTTAGE ON THE BLUFF WITH THE BEST AMAZING LONG RANGE VIEWS
average rating of 4.9042554 based on 97 reviews
5

Beautiful place

  • 5 of 5

The cabin is really beautiful inside and out. View is gorgeous. Easy access to park with nice trails and to Chattanooga attractions.

  • Submitted: Aug 7, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Wonderful!!!

  • 5 of 5

Great views, cozy cabin. Comfortable bed, well stocked kitchen for cooking. We would come agin in a heartbeat!!!!

  • Submitted: Jan 16, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Private cozy escape

  • 5 of 5

We came for our anniversary which is on New Years. The hot tub overlooking the amazing mountain view was so relaxing and peaceful. The cottage waas clean and stocked with all we needed. Tons of towels, blankets, stocked kitchen....you name it! We grilled out also. We felt like we were visiting a family member's home. She even left us fresh eggs from her hen. Truly hospitable environment. Love love loved it!

  • Submitted: Jan 4, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Very nice !

  • 5 of 5

My wife and came to celebrate our 41st wedding anniversary and we thoroughly enjoyed our stay. I am a bivocational pastor and if you say there is no God, go out on the back deck and take a look, you will believe. We will be back. God bless, Terry and Donna Hood

  • Submitted: Dec 22, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: What a Blessing to have Guests that appreciate our Cozy Cottage & all the Natural wonders of Lookout Mountain ! We are so pleased you chose our spot to celebrate such an Loving occasion! We look forward to your return. You should see that view in the Spring, Summer or Fall !! Truly Amazing! Thank You & God Bless
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5

Best Cabin Stay

  • 5 of 5

Great view. Beautifully kept cabin. The fresh eggs were a welcome surprise. Books and magazines abound. You do not need to bring your own entertainment here. Ms. Gail has covered all the bases, and scored a few touchdowns too.

  • Submitted: Dec 5, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Awwwww, shucks!! It's always nice to be reminded that you are doing a good job! We try very hard to provide a comfortable Home away from Home for our Guests & their Canine fur-Babies! Please spread the word to your Friends & Family that we have a Cozy Cottage perched at the very top of Lookout Mountain ! Many Thanks & hope to see you again soon ;0)
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Beautiful view!

  • 5 of 5

We loved our stay at your cottage! The views were spectacular and we enjoyed the wonderful sunrises.

We enjoyed taking a walk down the winding road. Your cottage was cozy and comfortable and gave us the perfect place to relax. I hope we will be able to come back again.

Neitcha

  • Submitted: Nov 24, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Cloudland Canyon State Park
"Always something new & beautiful to see. Mother Nature really outdid herself here! Trails, b..."
Canyon Grill
"Exciting Meals done with a Southern Flair! Highly recommend & it's a 5 min. drive from Buzza..."
Nearest Airport
38 Miles
Chattanooga
Nearest Barpub
38 Miles
Chattanooga, but U can BYOB to Restaurants here ;)
Nearest Golf
7 Miles
Canyon Ridge Golf Club, 14653 Hwy 157,Rising Fawn
Nearest Train
25 Miles
Chattanooga Choo Choo
Nearest Restaurant
5 Miles
Canyon Grill & Geneva's around the corner
Nearest Ski
15 Miles
Cloudmont Ski Resort, Mentone, AL
Car: necessary

Buzzard's Roost is in a rural & secluded mountain area but also located less than an hour's drive to Alabama, and only 30 minutes from all the attractions in Chattanooga, Tennessee.

Cloudland Canyon State Park is 5 min. away for the wonders of America's 2nd largest Canyon after the Grand Canyon! & we provide a FREE Park Pass for our Guests!

Hiking & Mountain Biking trails are also plentiful in our immediate area.

De Soto State Park, 45 min. away in Ft. Payne, Alabama is a wonderful Park & has enjoyment access for ALL levels of ability & an Olympic sized Pool to use in the Summer months.

Rock City, Ruby Falls, The Tennessee Aquarium & the Incline Railway are 35 minutes away.

Our Cottage is 10 minutes from a world class Hang Gliding School & several Stables to go Horse Back Riding & also Caving opportunities as well. Hay Rides are available at Cloudland Canyon in the Fall.

Several Civil War Battlefield Memorials & actual Battlefields are woven in & out of our immediate area.

So many diverse recreational opportunities just a short distance from our cottage. Or~~you can just relax in the swing or Hammock & enjoy the View & the Birdies singing~~ and Relax your troubles & Stress away in the Hot Tub ;0)

WE ARE PET FRIENDLY!! Please ask about our expectations while inquiring about a Reservation.

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Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee 2 Persons $75
Cleaning Fee 2-4 Guests $85
Cleaning Fee w/Pets $90
Refundable Pet Deposit $100
Refundable damage deposit $100
Tax Rate 8.0%

Check In is After 3 pm & Check Out is Before 11 am. Additional Fees will be charged for late Check Out.
Our Nightly Rates vary & range from $99 to $185 per night depending on the Season & Number of Guests. Additional Fees are Required for more than 2 Guests & for Pets. A Separate Refundable Pet Deposit is charged.
There is a Cleaning Fee & GA. Lodging Tax added to every rental. No Refunds will be given for poor Weather or lack of Internet, Cable TV, or Utilities that are beyond our control.
Ask Miss Gail, Owner, for the Pricing for your Particular Requested Dates & the # in your Guest party.
We do discount per Night fees on Weekly rentals, as well as occasionally run $99/night Specials so keep checking back to our page ;0)
Our Cottage is totally Non Smoking & we would ask that if you are bringing your "Fur Baby" with you, that you clean up after potty breaks.
Please respect our Home & Property as you would expect others to respect your's. God Bless, Miss Gail

Please Note** There is a 2 Night Min. Rental on ALL High Season Weekend Nights
The View is awesome!!!!! Come on up to the Roost!! Buzzard's Roost !!!!
Nothing is set in Stone & we try to be fair & work with our Guests regarding pricing.
WE have the best Rates for the Best View on Lookout Mountain ;0)

** Please Read our Cancellation Policies noted under the Description Area, at the bottom of the page.

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We expect our Guests to behave in a respectful & civilized manner. There are to be NO Loud Parties & there is a Noise Ordinance in force after 10pm. Please be respectful of others in the area.
Monies will be deducted from your your Security Deposit for late Check Out. Check out is BEFORE 11am. Thank You.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Rising Fawn Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1400 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Golf Course View ...
  • Monument View ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Rural ...
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , Private Loft bathroom on 2nd floor, Shower,Sink & Antiques!
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , tub , shower , Large Bthrm. w/Vanity & hand crafted Branch Mirror, W & D
  • Bathroom on Main Floor is Large, w/Room to Move. It has a Full sized Vanity & Hand Crafted Branch/Wood Mirror. Toilet, & Bath Tub w/Shower. Also holds the Washer, Dryer for the Cottage Laundry. Loft Bathroom is Cute with Large Shower, Toilet, Sink & Antiques! Nice! Private!
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , Loft bedroom has a hand crafted Queen log bed & full clost &
    Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , Queen, Local Artisan crafted bed, Private Bathroom w/Shower
  • Main Floor Bedroom has a local Artisan, hand crafted, queen bed, closet & the Large,Main Bathroom with Shower & Tub is steps away. Another hand crafted, Queen bed in Loft. Loft has a Private Bathroom w/Shower & a Desk/Vanity w/Antique Chair. There is a Pull out Bed in the Living Room couch, if needed. There is an Extra Person charge of $ 15 per Night for over 2 Guests.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • 7 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets considered ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Hot Tub ...
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • hunting
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • sailing
  • ski privileges optional
  • skiing
  • spelunking
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
Notes:
We will go above & beyond to help you enjoy your time at Buzzard's Roost & Lookout Mountain. The Hike down to the Valley floor & the Waterfalls in Cloudland Canyon is worth the effort! WE are minutes away from a World renowned Hang Gliding Flight Park & the Canyon Grill Restaurant. This part of N.W. Georgia is teeming with Outdoor opportunities. Also, we are a short, scenic drive to Chattanooga, TN. & The Aquarium, Incline Railway, Rock City, Ruby Falls, great Restaurants, Concert venues & Farmer's Markets, Antiquing & More! We want to offer you a comfortable Home away from Home that will exceed your expectations.

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