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Majestic Long Range Views from High Above Blue Valley

Bedrooms 3
Space 1,750 sq ft
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights


About the property

House, 3 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 6)

This three bedroom, two bath cabin-style home is in a great location between Dillard, Georgia and Highlands, North Carolina. Only 15 minutes from either town, this vacation home is also just five minutes from Sky Valley Golf Resort.

Perched on two acres, at a cool comfortable 3900 foot elevation, above beautiful Blue Valley. (ELEVATION is the key to being comfortable in the mountains in the summer.) The cabin features breathtaking 150° long range views and spectacular sunrises. Weather permitting, the lights of Greenville, South Carolina, some 80 miles away, can be seen at night. You won't have to hike or drive to a spectacular view - it's right there on your deck.

The fully-equipped home is designed to sleep six in comfort. Great views from every room in the house. Plenty of windows and French doors keep the house light and airy. Natural oak floors, maple cabinetry, pine ceilings and trim give it a warm cabin feel. We think you will be very pleased with the furnishings and decor. No Smoking Inside, No pets allowed.

We have been visiting the mountains every chance we had for five or six years, renting homes, cabins and motels. This house was built, located and equipped with those experiences in mind. Our goal is that all of our guests have a comfortable and enjoyable vacation.


SEPTEMBER is a great month to get a nice DISCOUNT!

Keywords: Cabin Home

More Details

Lloyd or Holly Hepler
Member since: 2000
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
April 22, 2018

Why Lloyd or Holly Hepler chose Dillard

If you live in the Southeast this is simply one of the easiest to get to high elevation areas in the mountains. Not only is it the closest but it has the added benefit of being one of the nicest areas in the mountains. Anything that you would find in the mountains you can find right here. The exception being if you want to go snow skiing I would not look at anything south of Maggie Valley. My wife and I looked for over two years for a location and we always came back to this area. It was the standard and it couldn't be beat. It simply offered the most bang for the buck which makes it a great bargain for you in the area.


Dillard House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1750 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Not suitable for children ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed ...
  • Non smoking only ...
  • Children should be a minimum of 8 years old. Property is not suitable for young children.
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
  • Rural
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Romantic
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Broadband Access ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Covered Parking ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Free Long Distance ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Parking
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Wood Fireplace ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • 2 bathrooms total. One upstairs with direct access to the upstairs bedroom and living area (two door access). One large bathroom downstairs with double sinks. Both bathrooms have a combination tub/shower and are well ventilated.
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 double , This is the one upstairs bedroom
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single , Downstairs, w/lg.covered deck access through french doors
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , Downstairs w/lg covered deck access through french the doors
  • Queen size Beds (1), Double Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (2)
  • Books ...
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • VCR
  • Video Library ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • museums
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • whitewater rafting
Central Heat & A/C, Satellite TV & DVD/VCR, CD player/AM-FM stereo, 2 Decks (one upstairs, one downstairs with plenty of chairs and rockers), Covered parking (and a paved road right to your door), Washer/Dryer, Iron/Ironing board, Kitchen is fully-equipped, Toaster oven, Pots & pans, Plates, Utensils & glasses, Books (both for just reading & local info, maps, hiking trails, etc, ) Blow dryers, Starter supply of paper products, NO SMOKING INSIDE


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(24 traveler reviews)

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Majestic Long Range Views from High Above Blue Valley
average rating of 5.0 based on 24 reviews

I recommend this rental. Will stay again.

  • 5 of 5


Very nice, clean, good beds and furniture. Terrific view when there's no fog. Well equipped kitchen. Quiet and peaceful. Highly recommend.

  • Submitted: Oct 15, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We appreciate guests that take the time to review our property. It's always a big plus when it is another good review. Hopefully you will return again and mother nature will cooperate. Holly and I would love to have you back again!
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Sky Valley Gem

  • 5 of 5

Owners Lloyd and Holly are very thorough and prompt in responding. House is very clean and has everything we needed! We were on vacation with two of our grandsons. Plenty of room for all of us and games to play together at night. Had s great week. Thanks Lloyd and Holly!

  • Submitted: Aug 5, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Most awesome views!

  • 5 of 5

The property was very clean and fresh! We had plenty of room indoors and outside on the balconies. It had all the amenities that made it feel like a home away from home! The awe inspiring views made for a relaxing, restoring visit to the mountains.

  • Submitted: May 12, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Jean for your great review. Your comments made the previous week of spring cleaning not hurt quite as much! Hope to have you and your family back again. A plus from the Housekeeper!
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Beautiful Cabin

  • 5 of 5

We were here for a week and enjoyed every day. The cabin has a great view of the mountains and the cabin itself lacks for nothing. It is clean and well kept. It is close to many waterfalls and hiking trails. Or you can just stay at the cabin and enjoy the views and the solitude. You are in Georgia but very close to North Carolina. And on one of our day trips we even were in South Carolina.

  • Submitted: Oct 28, 2016
  • Stayed: October 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Holly and I both thank you for taking the time to review our home. Glad that you made it this year and were able to get the week you did. Hope to have you back again.
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Wonderful Place to stay

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed our weekend here very much. The home is beautiful. Love all the nice decorations the furniture and attention to detail throughout the house. The great view from inside and on both porches was simply delightful. So peaceful sitting on the porch taking in the view and watching the birds on the feeder was very relaxing. The home was perfectly clean. Couldn't have asked for anything more! This place exceeded our expectations. Thank you Lloyd and Holly for sharing your home with us. Look forward to our next trip. Ron & Jacki B.

  • Submitted: Oct 12, 2016
  • Stayed: October 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank You and your Wife for taking the time to write this review. We are glad you found us and hope to hear from you in the near future.
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  • 5 of 5

This is the nicest home we've rented . The kitchen well furnished - Good views - very comfortable. Hope to go again!! Edd/ ME Evans- MS

  • Submitted: Oct 1, 2016
  • Stayed: September 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you, We hope to have you back in the near future.
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Car: necessary

River Rafting, Hiking Trails & Waterfalls, Trout Fishing, Snow Tubing within a couple miles, Snow sking within a 2 hour drive, Antique Shops, Flea Markets, Excellent Restaurants, Gem Mining, Lakes. Bring a canoe or Kayak and check out Lake Glenville. Lake Rabun and Lake Burton aren't that far away either. You can rent boats on these lakes also. Picnic on an island or swim where the waterfalls enter the lakes.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Per Guest over 2 $10
Refundable damage deposit $300
Cleaning Fee $50

VERY FAVORABLE MONTHLY RATES. June through Sept. 90 day rentals will get the best rate.
To get the best monthly rates please contact the owner, Lloyd Hepler@
We normally try to book peak season as weekly rentals Sat. - Sat.. Second week of June through Labor Day. The middle two weeks of October.
Peak Season weekends are available if not booked two weeks prior.
Contact owner for Monthly rates. There is a 2.5% fee for credit cards.
Please contact owner directly for best rates.

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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