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Robbi Peirce

Member since: 2005
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Speaks: english

Spectacular Mountain Views, Close to White Water Rafting!

28 Reviews
Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 7 nights

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Overview

Robbinsville Cabin Rental Photos and Description

Cabin, 3 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 2 Baths, (Sleeps 6-8)

****LITTLE ELK NOB LODGE****

Once you visit, YOU WON'T WANT TO LEAVE!! Beautiful 2-story mountain home with 180 degree view overlooking the picturesque Great Smoky Mountains has it all! Enjoy the tranquility of the North Carolina mountains from your wrap-around upper and lower decks while watching the sun set over the Smoky Mountains. Only 15-30 minutes from everything!

Spend your days hiking the Appalachian Trail, touring Fontana Dam, visiting local street festivals and fairs, driving the Tail of the Dragon, White Water Rafting the Nantahala, Tubing Deep Creek, Cherokee Indian Village, or enjoying the National Forests. The mountains come alive at night with local outdoor shows, gambling in Cherokee, 'Unto These Hills' outdoor theatre, or enjoying the diversity of local cuisine. For the motorcycle enthusiast, we are only 20 minutes from Deals Gap and Tail of the Dragon!

This 'cabin', with 10 foot soaring ceilings, was built in 2004 and is loaded with amenities for our guests enjoyment. 1,260 square feet of air-conditioned and heated living space upstairs with a large Master Bedroom, Guest Bedroom and large bathroom.

The open floor plan of the house is very welcoming with ample room for family gatherings around the gas fireplace in the evenings. In addition to the two upstairs bedrooms, the house has a pull-out sleeper-sofa which accommodates two people, an additional sofa, and lots of comfortable seating!

The large living room is surrounded by windows and has an Entertainment Center with large tv, stereo, DVD player and gas fireplace. Plenty of board games games are provided to entertain the children!

Full-service kitchen has breakfast bar with 2 chairs,full size refrigerator, electric stove, single oven, microwave, dishes, pots, pans, coffee pot, blender, and utensils - you supply the food! Dining Room table seats 6.

The downstairs is approximately 900 sf and has 1 bedroom, living room, bathroom, wood burning stove and kitchenette complete with microwave, mini refrigerator, coffee maker, and sink - perfect for early risers!

Garage on lower level has washer/dryer and room for one car and several motorcycles, atv's, storage, etc. Plenty of parking for all your guests. Fully accessible year-round, the access road and driveway are asphalt and rock so 4-wheel drive is not necessary!

Robbinsville, 15 minutes away, provides a full grocery story, pharmacy, vegetable market, restaurants and local stores.

NO PETS PLEASE, NO SMOKING

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Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Robbi Peirce (Owner)
Member since: 2005
Call Owner
Speaks: english

About Robbi Peirce

Originally from Florida my husband and I spend as much time in North Carolina as our schedule permits! With four children, we are constantly on the move enjoying all outdoor activities - especially water-related! Rafting is a favorite for all of us and we go so frequently that we finally bought our own raft!

Robbi Peirce purchased this cabin in 2005

Why Robbi Peirce chose Lake Santeetlah

We have been coming to the mountains of North Georgia and Western Carolina since I was in High School and vowed one day to have a place of our own! We have enjoyed all of the local bluegrass hoe downs, Stecoah Valley Center performances, mountain fairs and celebrations and especially the friendly people of North Carolina! The pristine weather keeps us coming back for summer fun, the beautiful fall seasonal change and sometimes snow in the winter!

What makes this cabin unique

Enjoying an early cup of coffee on our deck while watching the Hummingbirds feed is the perfect way to start off the day! We love looking at the distant mountains, watching the sunset and listening to all of the mountain sounds! We spend lots of time at Lake Fontana with our 3 boys visiting waterfalls, rock jumping, tubing, picnicing and camping. White water rafting and tubing is a must just 20 minutes away!

Reviews

4.9
based on 28 traveler reviews

Spectacular Mountain Views, Close to White Water Rafting!
average rating of 4.892857 based on 28 reviews
Suwanee, GA
5

A Great Place to Stay!

  • 5 of 5

This home is a keeper.......clean, spacious, comfortable, and well appointed. Pictures on the website are accurate, but the home is even nicer in person. Little Elk is in a great location for sight seeing around the area. Easy access, no 4-wheel drive necessary. Each day we enjoyed lots of deck time starting with coffee in the morning watching the clouds burn away as the sun comes up and ending each day watching the sun set and stars come out....beautiful views! During our stay we made three day-long trips: Cherohala Skyway out from Robbinsvile on 143 all the way to Tellico Plains, TN, then north on 360 to Vonore and 72 back to 129/28 and home; Blue Ridge Parkway via Cherokee, out on Black Camp Gap at the head of Heinetooga Loop for lunch, then back to the parkway and Waterrock Nob, exiting at Hwy 74 to get home; Cades Cove via the Foothills Parkway into Townsend, enjoyed a picnic lunch and the auto loop tour, then home via the Rich Mountain Rd. In between were shorter trips into Bryson City ( hiked Dave's Creek, ate lunch at an outside cafe beside the train depot, shopped at Ingles where beer is available if you need it), Stecoah for lunch at Stecoah Diner (good fresh food) and a visit to Bee Global for wonderful beeswax candles and globes, and plenty of time just relaxing and enjoying the house. Renting this house is a comfortable experience, the owners are quick to reply to emails, efficient, and are reachable for any questions. We look forward to a return visit! Doc & Karen

  • Submitted: Sep 29, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Getting away from the grind

  • 5 of 5

Lovely home in a great area. We cooked at the home every day, enjoyed coffee on the porch and visited the local fun spots.

  • Submitted: Sep 9, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Gainesville, FL
5

Beautiful vacation home with incredible view!

  • 5 of 5

This was our family's second stay at Little Elk Knob and it will not be our last. We refer to Little Elk as a home not a house because all the comforts of home are there. The kitchen is well appointed with everything you need. All the rooms are comfortable and spotless. If you are planning on bringing your motorcycle, the drive is passable for street bikes and there is covered parking in the garage. Our day trips were easy to reach from this location, the Cherokee Village and Museum, tubing in Deep Creek, horseback riding at the Nantahala Village stables and rafting on the Nantahala. If you are a hiker there are three access points to the AT within a few minutes drive. Best of all, the view of the mountains from the upper deck!

  • Submitted: Aug 9, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind review Becky! We do love the fact as well that our cabin has all of the conveniences that you would enjoy while on vacation in the mountains; just bring your toiletries, food and clothes and you'll be all set! Look forward to your return visit next year! Robbi
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5

This house has it all! Great views, every amenity you could think of, and CLEAN!

  • 5 of 5

This is our second trip to Little Elk, and it did not disappoint. We'll be back!

  • Submitted: Aug 2, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: It was great to have you back as a repeat guest Laura! Your return visit is a testament as to what a beautiful area the mountains of NC are and the accommodations that we provide to all of our guests!! Thank you!
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5

Wonderful location; wonderful house

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I and our twin teenaged daughters had a really nice week. The house is very comfortable and easy to feel at home in. We rafted on the nearby Nantahala River, we tubed in Deep Creek, we swam and paddleboarded in Fontana Lake. We also swam in Santeetlah Lake. We went square-dancing in Brasstown. We enjoyed UNTO THESE HILLS, the Cherokee drama. We hiked in the National Park. And almost every night we roasted marshmallows and made 'smores at the fire pit. The views from the porch are beautiful and dramatic.

  • Submitted: Jul 23, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
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5

Well maintained and clean

  • 5 of 5

AS Linda said this was a little piece of heaven. I have already mentioned it to several friends who are considering a mtn vacation. Fontana Village has all the activities one could want for adults and children. We went on a sunset cruise and I engaged a guide for some trout fishing and had him clean and fillet them and will have a memorable meal. Robbie I hope you got the note I left next to fan blade. You and Mark were so gracious to let us use the camp.Thanks!!!

Stan

  • Submitted: Jul 15, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: It is a "little bit of heaven" up in the mountains of NC! So much to do if you want to keep busy, or just sit, relax, and enjoy what our cabin has to offer. Hope to have you back next year! Robbi
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Joyce Kilmer Memorial Forest
"Great historical place to hike with beautiful photo opportunities! Bring your hiking stick."
Fontana Lake
"Just a 10 minute drive to this glorious 10,000 acre lake with water activities galore! Ponto..."
Tail of the Dragon
"Popular motorcycle and sports car scenic mountain road with 318 curves in 11 miles, is Ameri..."
Nantahala Outdoor Center
"Awesome white water rafting for children and adults just 20 minutes away!"
Clingmans Dome
"At 6,643 feet, Clingmans Dome is Great Smoky Mountains National Park's highest point. It is ..."
Cherokee
"Experience authentic Cherokee culture and ancient legends brought to life through genuine Ch..."
Cherohala Skyway Visitor Center
"The Cherohala Skyway (sometimes called the Overhill Skyway) is a 43-mile (69 km) National Sc..."
Tsali Recreation Area
"The popular Tsali Recreation Area has long been considered a top destination for mountain bi..."
Nantahala Outdoor Center
"Awesome white water rafting for children and adults just 20 minutes away!"
Great Smoky Mountains Railroad
"Great fun for kids and adults especially during the holidays. Try Santa's Express during the..."
Deep Creek Tube Center
"Tubing for the whole family! Take a picnic lunch, cooler of drinks and enjoy your day tubing..."
Rivers End Restaurant
"Great restaurant to watch the rafters end their journey! Very casual"
Nearest Motorway
0.25 Miles
28
Nearest Restaurant
5 Miles
Nearest Point of Interest
Lake Fontana
Nearest Point of Interest
Tail of the Dragon
Nearest Point of Interest
Nantahala Rafting
Car: necessary

Trout Fishing, White Water Rafting, 4-wheeling, Cherokee Reservation and Harrah's Casino, Boat Rentals, Great Smoky Mountain Railway, National Parks, Tail of the Dragon scenic drive, Appalachian Trail, Nantahala River, Fontana Dam, Joyce Kilmer National Forest, Cherohala Skyway, Lake Santeetlah, Deal's Gap

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Rates & Availability

Robbinsville Cabin Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Fall Foliage
Oct 8 2016 - Oct 31 2016
7 night minimum stay
$750
 
 
Thanksgiving
Nov 19 2016 - Dec 3 2016
7 night minimum stay
$750
 
 
Holiday Rate
Dec 17 2016 - Jan 7 2017
7 night minimum stay
$750
 
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
$725
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $250
Cleaning $120
Tax Rate 9.75%

Rates are subject to change until booking is confirmed. Cleaning Fee of $100.00 is left at the cabin upon departure. Payment is due in full 30 days prior to booking. U.S. Funds ONLY!

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

Robbinsville Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2200 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Free Long Distance
  • Garage ...
  • Gas Fireplace ...
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wood Stove ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower , jetted tub , Upstairs Bathroom
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , Downstairs
  • 2
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 double , Guest Bedroom Upstairs
    Bedroom 1 - 1 king , Master Bedroom Upstairs
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , Guest Bedroom Downstairs
    Convertible bed(s) - 1 sleep sofa /futon , Sleeper Sofa downstairs
  • King size beds (1) Located in Master Bedroom upstairs, Queen size Beds (1) Located in Guest Bedroom downstairs, Double Beds (1) Located in Guest Bedroom upstairs, Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Sofa Bed located in family room downstairs (double)
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Video Game Console ...
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed ...
Pool / Spa:
  • jetted tub ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • festivals
  • library
  • marina
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
Notes:
Plenty of room for parking, stocked woodpile, firepit. Mountain road to cabin was paved summer 2013! There is a section at the top of the mountain that turns to compacted gravel/rock.

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