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Snuggle Up in Our Cozy Cabin!

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Half Baths1
Space 2,600 sq ft
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

Cabin, 3 Bedrooms, 3.5 Baths, (Sleeps 6)

Let our 3-bedroom cabin in Clayton be your hub to the north Georgia mountains. Our expansive outdoor decks are the perfect place to relax, grill, and listen to the woods and birds. We are on 6 acres in Bartram Ridge, 2 minutes from downtown Clayton and 90 minutes from Atlanta.

Please note our pricing is tiered - main floor with 2 master King bedrooms opening to expansive outdoor deck and full living room / kitchen to accommodate 4 people. The second (downstairs) floor has a third master King bedroom and separate living room / kitchen to accommodate an additional 2 people that can be added for a nominal charge. To include the second floor in your Quote please fill in more than 4 people in your request to trigger the automated correct $. Example if you have 4 people but desire the second floor put in 5. If you actually have 5 or 6 people put that in. Please note that if you rent the first floor only the second floor is NOT rented to anyone else while you are there.

Quick Summary:

Main Floor 2 master bedrooms, fireplace, living, kitchen, 55" TV, deck

Second floor (downstairs) available for additional nominal fee for 3rd master bedroom, living, kitchen, 55" TV, deck

If you rent the first floor only the second floor is not rented out to another party while you are there

Open floor plans both floors

Over-sized, wood-burning fireplace on main floor

Deck across full back of the cabin on both floors

Grills provided (gas or charcoal) main floor deck

King beds in every bedroom

Private bathroom for every bedroom

Two full kitchens - main floor and downstairs living area

Easy access and plenty of parking

2 minutes from downtown or grocery store

90 minutes from Atlanta

No Smoking Inside (ok on the deck).

No Pets; no exceptions.

Other things to know:

I strive for transparency on the cost which includes Rental, Cleaning Fee, VRBO's service fee (controlled by VRBO and goes directly to them), Second Floor fee, if desired, and taxes. There is also a separate refundable damage deposit. Please review these in the Quote and feel free to ask any questions.

Check in 3 pm; Check out 10 am.

We charge back credit card fees: 3.5% for domestic; 6% for international. Alternatively, you can use vrbo echeck for free!

Clayton is a charming town in northeast Georgia - visit the shops and restaurants in the historical Main Street. Yet it also has the modern conveniences of major retailers such as Ingles (grocery), Wal-Mart and The Home Depot. It is 2 miles south of Black Rock Mountain state park; close to Lake Burton and Lake Rabun. It is also close to Tullulah Falls, Dillard, Sky Valley (NC), Dillsboro, Hiawassee, and Highlands and Asheville (NC).

I've posted Reviews on the local restaurants and amenities; please see a separate link to access these!

We love it there and love sharing it!

Keywords: Cabin

More Details

Owner
Beth Taylor
Member since: 2002
Premier Partner

This HomeAway partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
March 21, 2018

About Beth Taylor

Atlantans! One a corporate CPA and the other a video producer.

Beth Taylor purchased this cabin in 2003

Why Beth Taylor chose Clayton

Clayton is big enough to stay awhile and stay entertained...but small enough to dial down and relax. Being 90 minutes from Atlanta was a criteria; easy weekend get-away.

What makes this cabin unique

We're secluded on the side of a mountain under a canopy of trees, yet 2 minutes from downtown or the grocery store.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Thank you so much for allowing us to enjoy your cabin for the weekend while we were here for the Warrior Dash. Your cabin is beautiful, relaxing and very clean. It was the perfect retreat for 3 couples. Our only suggestion would be to label the light switches :).



Thank you again!
Apr 2014
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Amenities

Clayton Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2600 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Max. adults: 6
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only ...
  • Cleaning fee does not cover washing dishes; we consider this routine cleaning to be performed by guest.
  • We do not provide firewood; please do not use our firewood. Ingles is the best place to pick up bundles of firewood.
  • I will email you a handout of everything to know about the cabin upon full payment.
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Wood Fireplace ...
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , jetted tub
    Bathroom 1 - toilet
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Downstairs; includes heat lamps!
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 king , + Private full bathroom; door to outdoor deck
    Bedroom 1 - 1 king , + private full bathroom; door to outdoor deck
    Bedroom 3 - 1 king , Master bedroom downstairs (for renters 5 & 6). Extra $.
  • 2 master bedrooms on main floor; 1 master bedroom and complete living space, including kitchen, available downstairs for additional charge.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • jetted tub ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • swimming
Notes:
'Ceiling fans in bedrooms and living area,' 'Gas Stove,' 'Drip Coffee Maker,' 'Blender,' 'Toaster Oven,' ' "Crock Pot", Large bathrooms for all bedrooms,' 'ramp to front door'

Reviews

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average rating of 4.911111 based on 65 reviews
5

Great Cabin!

  • 5 of 5

We spent New Years 2018 here and had a blast! We had made plans to leave and explore the area, but because of the freezing weather, we ended up staying in and cooking and watching old movies all weekend! It was perfect! This was made easy with the well-stocked kitchen being right beside the fireplace-warmed living area in a great open-concept design. The cabin is super comfortable and has very nice bedroom suites (all having king beds!) so that everyone has their own space and bathroom. We would definitely rent again!

  • Submitted: Jan 3, 2018
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Clayton Experience

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful time hanging out in the spacious well appointed cabin, while enjoying the local shopping and restaurants! We would highly recommend this to anyone!

  • Submitted: Jan 3, 2018
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great cabin!

  • 4 of 5

My husband and I stayed with another couple. There was plenty of room on the top floor for us all. The bed to the left was firm. The bed to the right was soft. It let us decide which worked better for each of us. The only downside was the trash situation. We did not like storing our trash in the cabin with us or in the truck of our car. The only other option would have been to make a daily trip to the dump. My husband suggests putting an animal proof trash bin on the outside of the cabin. He can tell you how to build one and attach it if you wish. We think the rental fee is sufficient enough that it should cover removal of all trash not just one large kitchen bag. The kitchen was well stocked and had everything we needed. Beth responded quickly to any questions and was very helpful. It was a pleasant stay. We would definitely recommend it!

  • Submitted: Dec 31, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi! I'm so glad you enjoyed the cabin. Thank you for the feedback regarding the trash; this is the first time I've had this feedback so I will consider it. My initial thought is to not store trash outside because even in an animal proof bin the smell will attract animals...(bears)...something we do not want. However, I might put in a larger trash can in the kitchen to help on this. When I am there personally I simply tie off the 14-gallon trash bags as they fill and put them in a larger trash bag (in the pantry) as a holding tank in the corner. But I can appreciate you may not want to do that. So we will take a look at adding a larger trash can to address this. On the plus side, our local trash/recycle place is kindof neat...it is laced with flowers by the local women in town and the folks who work there are always happy to help. And hugs are free during the holidays by one of the women who works there. I guess I'm silly but I love our little local trash/recycle place (the one on 76 East.)
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5

Fireplace was the Star feature in an open concept living space!

  • 5 of 5

We loved the beautiful design of the cabin that allowed us to view the Autumn leaves in all directions. The stone fireplace gave us all a homey comfortable feeling as we kept it stoked with firewood provided on the property grounds. The kitchen had every tool, pan, and dish needed to prepare our hearty meals while we stayed in for the weekend with no desire to leave this cozy cottage!! Beds slept great, had great hot water for showering, and the furnishings were very soft and comfy. Would definitely return for another lengthier stay. Reached out to the owner and was very satisfied with the quick response we got. Beautiful, spacious, and well cared for cabin. Enjoyed tremendously, just hated to leave!

  • Submitted: Oct 31, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Absolutely wonderful!

  • 5 of 5

Great place to stay. Love the little town of Clayton!

  • Submitted: Oct 28, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Very nice cabin in a good location near town but not "in town".

  • 5 of 5

We will plan to return to this cabin if we are ever back in the Clayton area again. It was well appointed, very, very clean and modern, and Beth was very good to deal with. She was extremely communicative and readily available for questions, etc. I would recommend this home to friends or family.

  • Submitted: Oct 6, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
90 Miles
Atlanta
Nearest Barpub
2 Miles
multiple in town
Nearest Golf
3 Miles
local golf course 9 holes and numerous in 30 mi
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
multiple in town; see my Reviews
Car: necessary

5 miles from Black Rock State Park; relaxing beautiful area

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $200
Cleaning $100 + Tax
Tax Rate 8.0%

Please note we have tiered pricing for the main floor (for 4 people) and then a nominal upcharge to include the downstairs second floor fully furnished living space with master bedroom (king), bathroom, living/dining, kitchen, bonus room and expansive walk-out deck. Caution: Automatic Quote from vrbo requires you to enter the right # of people to get an accurate Quote. If you have 4 people but desire to include the second floor please enter 5. If you have 5-6 people and enter those numbers the Quote will be accurate and include the second floor. The second floor is not rented out to separate parties if you only rent the first floor. Payments will be made through VRBO which offers echeck (free) and credit cards (fee is recovered from your deposit). Payments must be from US bank. Please inform us if you are an international traveler without a US bank.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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