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The Lodge at COSY Farms Peaceful, secluded, mountain views. Family friendly,

Bedrooms 3
Space 1,500 sq ft
Property type lodge
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

3 Bedroom/2 Bath Lodge, overlooking Clinch Mountain, with spectucular views

Looking for peace and quiet? This newly renovated Lodge is part of a 140 acre, self-sustainable farm, located far away from any busy road. It is a refuge from all of the hustle and bustle, yet close enough to the hustle and bustle that it is worth the trip to be able to come back to your own little slice of heaven at the end of the day. Six can sleep comfortably (1 King, 1 Queen and 2 Twins). On-site amenities include hiking, fishing, or just enjoying the mountain views from one of the porches, or from the fire pit. Fully stocked kitchen. Washer and dryer. Outdoor grill.

Kevin Wiles
Member since: 2016
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:
Calendar last updated:
June 16, 2018

About Kevin Wiles

Welcome to COSY Farms. When we, Kevin & Tina, decided to buy a place where we and our families could get away from the "city life", we decided to REALLY get away, and picked a very remote location in a very small town.

Kevin Wiles purchased this lodge in 2010

Why Kevin Wiles chose Washburn

COSY Farms has allowed us to grow our own, all natural foods, and share our philosophy of self-sustainability with those who visit the farm that have interest - or just give folks a way to "get back to nature".

What makes this lodge unique

The ponds, creek, pastures, views, and old, huge trees, together with the uniqueness of the homes and barns located on the property (a cabin and barn that are over 150 years old), and seashells in the rocks at the top of the mountain (if you are able to make it up there), remind us all of what has been, and of what is really important.


Washburn Lodge Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • lodge
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1500 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Min. age of primary renter: 21
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events allowed
  • Pets considered
  • Smoking allowed ...
  • Smoking and vaping allowed outside only. Ashtrays provided on the porches.
  • We welcome housebroken/well behaved furry friends (fenced area 4 them). We also welcome children (and adults) helping with feeding time on the Farm!
  • Fishing is "catch and release", unless otherwise approved. Please bring your own gear.
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • Rural ...
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , Handicapped accessible shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Video Library
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • mountain climbing
Golf cart available for those who prefer to "ride", versus walk, around the farm, should you prefer to do your own "tour", or take a ride to the pond to fish. When you arrive, we'll let you know the "feeding times" (season dependent) for the animals, so you can join in on the fun.


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The Lodge at COSY Farms Peaceful, secluded, mountain views. Family friendly,
average rating of 5.0 based on 23 reviews

Very nice clean and cozy..

  • 5 of 5

Amazing view of mountain and rolling hills.A+ for off the beating path of craziness. R + R it will. Just happen..

  • Submitted: Apr 23, 2018
  • Stayed: April 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you, Dale, for the kind words! We enjoyed having you here. Please come again! Warm regards, Kevin and Tina The Lodge at COSY Farms
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West Columbia

Amazing, perfect, loving, kind, care, and a blessing all the way!!!

  • 5 of 5

The beauty of the 5 star place is so breath taking that all you want to do is spend time on the back porch and feeling relaxed and at peace. Perfect place.

Thank you Kevin and Tina for this wonderful birthday weekend.


Clifton and Nancy Flint

  • Submitted: Apr 15, 2018
  • Stayed: April 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Spring Hill, TN

Rest, Relaxation, and Restoration at Cosy Farms

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderfully restful getaway at The Lodge. We have stayed in many places booked through differing companies. Often you cannot really tell what you are getting until you arrive. Kevin & Tina have gone far & above with attention to detail & preparation. We particularly appreciated the comfortable bed, ample towels & supplies, and well outfitted kitchen. This is important because it is about 30 minutes to the closest town with restaurants, so it is necessary to eat most meals at the Lodge. Also, the Lodge is pet-friendly, so they even fenced a portion of the yard in back so your pet can be out without a leash. Although somewhat “off the grid”, there is still plenty to do with the farm animals, fishing, hiking, a golf cart to ride around on, and even a fire pit out back for S’mores! Wood for fire pit and wood-burning stove in Lodge is plentifully provided. The Lodge is comfortably spacious for a couple or for the whole family. Also, just 45 minutes to Gatlinburg/Pigeon Forge. We would highly recommend this property!

  • Submitted: Mar 6, 2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the kind words, and for the note you left behind. I was able to fix the couch and had no idea that the gas was out on the grill. The note was very helpful. Hope you guys come back soon. Thanks Kevin
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Love love the cabin!!!!

  • 5 of 5

Kevin and Tina are super sweet and kind. We had a great stay! Look forward to stay with you guys again.

  • Submitted: Feb 13, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much, Wenjie! We hope you guys can come again soon (and that all is well with you all...thinking about 'ya with all that you have going on)! Kevin & Tina The Lodge at COSY Farms
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The perfect place to relax and enjoy nature.

  • 5 of 5

This was was a great experience, even from the beginning; payment, check in and check out. The cabin had all of the imaginable household utensils. We will we defiantly be back!

  • Submitted: Oct 15, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much! We are certainly glad you enjoyed your stay, and look forward to seeing you again! Kevin & Tina
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Wonderful Weekend

  • 5 of 5

Cosy Lodge was a little slice of heaven. My husband and I rented it for the long Columbus Day weekend, and invited our college-age children to come. They did, and we enjoyed ourselves immensely. They were glad to have internet for their devices, but did not even use them so much. We enjoyed riding in the golf cart, watching Kevin feed the animals, having s'mores over the campfire, and hiking around the trail. When Hurricane Nate came, we played board games and the Nintendo that the kids brought. The lodge was immaculately clean, had plenty of space, and had every amenity we could have wanted. Nicely done! :)

  • Submitted: Oct 10, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your very kind words! We very much enjoyed meeting your family and can't wait for you all to come back! With warm regards, Kevin & Tina The Lodge at COSY Farms
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Nearest Airport
52 Miles
Knoxville, TN
Nearest Barpub
30 Miles
Morristown, TN
Nearest Golf
15 Miles
Bean Station, TN
Nearest Restaurant
30 Miles
Morristown, TN
Nearest Ski
65 Miles
Gatlinburg, TN
Car: necessary

Very secluded and peaceful location. If you want to get away from it all, but still drive to Pigeon Forge, Gatlinburg, Morristown, Knoxville or Bristol for a day of park activities, shopping, fishing, a football game or a race, you're not that far away. But at the end of the day, you can come back to a night, or a couple of days, of truly quiet time.

The Farm is situated between Norris Lake and Cherokee Lake; access to either is within a 20 minute drive, and both have boat rentals (if you don't have your own) for great fishing.

The Farm itself has 2 stocked, spring fed ponds, and several farm animals that are "kid friendly".

Only serious hikers should attempt to hike up the portion of Clinch Mountain located on the Farm, but all are welcome to try.

If you have a horse of your own, we have a stable available, along with a pasture for overnight/weekend stays, and know of a few nice rides in the area.

Nights by the fire pits, especially in the Fall and Spring, are truly COSY.

Bird watching and wildlife viewing are incredible, as we have several acres of "untouched" forest on the Farm...deer, turkey, many bird species, butterflies, fox squirrels, lightning bugs...there is always something to watch, no matter the season.

The "Lodge" as we call it, has basic TV and a stereo system, a DVD/VHS player and a landline (as most cell phone carriers are not covered in this area).

It is truly a place to be "on vacation" for a few days or a week. Read, listen to music, enjoy the outdoors, and most of all, the peace and quiet...get COSY!


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $25
Cleaning fee $50
Refundable damage deposit $150

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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