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Cozy Cabin at a GREAT price*****

Bedrooms 1
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 nights
Popular Features
  • Parking
  • Outdoor Grill
  • non smoking only
  • Air Conditioning
  • Fireplace


About the property

Cabin, 1 Bedroom + Convertible bed(s), 1 Bath, (Sleeps 2-4)

Very Cozy Cabin with a lot of charm. Wrap-around porch surrounds the cabin with plenty of rocking chairs to enjoy the beautiful view and the rushing creek below. This cozy cabin will be your home away from home. It has been recently remodeled with a bear motif and also has hardwood floors, and pine board walls. A spiral staircase takes you to the loft bedroom where you can use the large window above the bed as your headboard and feel as though you are sleeping in the great outdoors.

The cabin sits half way up the mountain at approximately 3100 ft elevation. Perfect for enjoying the cool summer nights and the beautiful fall foliage. It is secluded, however, there are neighbors close enough for comfort and you are only 4 miles from Sylva North Carolina where you have all the latest restaurants as well as Super Walmart for your groceries and necessities.

There is plenty to do such as Harrahs Casino (10 minutes away) and a scenic train ride in Bryson City (10 minutes away). We are also only minutes from white water rafting, dirt-bike riding, ATV trails, tubing, shopping and lots more. If you would rather just take it easy, there is plenty of reading materials as well as a game table with ample games to keep you busy and sharing quality time with your loved ones.

we also have an additional cabin on the property that is available to rent if you have a larger party

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More Details

Stepheney Rigney
Member since: 2005
Speaks: english
Calendar last updated:
March 22, 2017

About Stepheney Rigney

We are the Rigney's (Jim and Stepheney) We live on the West Coast of Florida, we purchased the cabins to be able to escape the brutal summers of SW fl, however, with the economy the way it is we have had to put our plans on hold. That is why we decided to rent the cabins and to do it at affordable rates so that others can have a chance to get away and relax.

Stepheney Rigney purchased this cabin in 2005

Why Stepheney Rigney chose Bryson City Area

We absolutely love the NC Mountains, when you are there time stands still, life slows down and you can breathe deep and relax.


Whittier Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy 4
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered ...
  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • 1
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Queen size Beds (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1)
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • miniature golf
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • skiing
  • swimming
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting


Very Good! 4.2/5 -
(23 traveler reviews)

Cozy Cabin at a GREAT price*****
average rating of 4.173913 based on 23 reviews


  • 4 of 5

All was well! Hot water could use some work.

  • Submitted: Mar 7, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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great little spot

  • 5 of 5

The cabin was exactly as presented/pictured. There was a property right next door with several large dogs that barked when we got there, but then they didn't make much noise after that. We had our two beagles with us so the spiral staircase inside that goes to the loft/bedroom was tricky for them, but we knew it would be...we just carried them up there when it was time for bed. The porch was delightful and the gas fireplace kept things VERY warm and cozy! I would definitely recommend this spot and we would stay again!

  • Submitted: Jan 19, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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It was good for fishing but not for romance

  • 3 of 5

We came up and spent the New Years weekend at the cabin. I thought it to be a quiet little get away. Perfect for anyone that is not me or my girlfriend however. The furnace was somewhat complicated as the pilot went out and we luckily were able to borrow a screw driver from our neighbors to unscrew the grate to light the pilot. We got it lit but the furnace was too hot for the little cabin and made the upstairs unbearable, no pun intended. She wouldn't go up and opted for pullout bed on the couch which hurt my back. I tried the fan but she hated it and refused to stay up there, the intense heat caused me to dry out and I became sick. The owner should consider writing instructions for the furnace, I assume the fan was there to help with the heat but that didn't fly over to well of heat and fan combo. The kitchen was a well kept area, small but much to work with in terms of cooking tools. I thought it was very nice. The bathroom was adequate for our height and size , wish the water could be as warm as faucets got, toilet works effectively. There's a dinner table that seats two and satellite tv with little to watch except Comedy Central and a ton of televangelico programs. A rocking chair was a nice touch though weak. The spiral staircase needs screw tightening on the rail. The deck is good for grilling. I feel it may make a better summer cabin than winter but overall, cute and welcoming. If you are a fisherman into bears and tv this is for you, maybe not for a romantic getaway. I did like looking out at the stars at night in the bed. It's about 45-50 away from Asheville which is a fun place with great food, beer and is progressive to the max. Worth going to for bit. The cabin is near some awesome hiking trails and I recommend taking them. I would go back to the area, had a good time, and enjoyed the beautiful smoky mountains.

  • Submitted: Jan 3, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great quiet getaway

  • 5 of 5

Very cozy. The loft bedroom is a unique experience. The kitchen included all the necessities for cooking and even some helpful items that weren't expected. Really enjoyed rocking on the rocking chair with coffee in the morning while listening to the creek. The t.v. is a nice size and had a great picture with a DVR . Nice furniture on the wrap around porch.

  • Submitted: Dec 30, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great quiet getaway. Perfect size, accomodations and easy to get to shopping and dinner.

  • 4 of 5

Everything was perfect. However, don't use the home away from app for directions to get you there. Have the specific address in gps and make sure you have everything you need written down as there is no signal to open the app once your there. Perfect place for 2 to enjoy quiet time. Thanks!!!

  • Submitted: Dec 23, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Cozy Cabin made us fall in love with Western NC!

  • 5 of 5

My girlfriend and I absolutely loved the cabin. It was so cozy and comfortable for us that we did nothing but lounge around the whole first day. My absolute favorite part of the cabin was the quiet seclusion that it provided away from the world. We have already started planning for a return trip next year. We highly recommend for anyone looking to escape into the beautiful back country hills and truly relax!

  • Submitted: Nov 27, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Harrah's Cherokee Valley River Casino & Hotel
museum of the cherokee indian
Unto These Hills
Nearest Airport
56 Miles
Nearest Barpub
3.5 Miles
Nearest Train
10 Miles
Scenic Railroad
Nearest Motorway
1.8 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
3.5 Miles
Car: necessary

Harrahs Casino only 13 miles away.

Try your luck on gambling and also take in a show.


Rates & Availability

Whittier Cabin Rental Rates

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2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

cleaning fee $35
Refundable damage deposit $85
Tax Rate 10.0%

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