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NEW! On BigCanoe MOUNTN LAKE w Beach/Trails/Pool/Fitnss, LUX FURNSHD, Swm Passes

Sleeps11
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms4
Half Baths1
Space 2,500 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Big Canoe's Lake/Mountain/Beach/Trails Just Out Back Door, Sleeps 11 (4Br/4.5Ba)

The Roost previously "The Moose Roost" with 46+, 5 star reviews has recently been purchased and updated by the owners of "The Shack" also in Big Canoe with 40+, 5 star reviews. "The Roost" a 4 bdrm/4.5 bath rustic/modern luxuriously appointed home is located inside of the multi award winning Big Canoe luxury gated mountain/golf/tennis/water activities and nature preserve community and sits on and overlooks Lake Disharoon and the Big Canoe mountains.

"The Roost" is a notch above typical home rental offering high-end appointments and furnishings with a rustic modern feel such as 600+ thread count Egyptian cotton bedding with Belgian linen duvets, plush Hotel Collection towels, high end cookware and appliances, top of the line open concept kitchen and stacked stone wood burning fireplace.

Enjoy grilling with views of Lake Disharoon and the Big Canoe Mountains on the expansive deck with a Brickman smoker/charcoal grill and/or an electric grill while your friends/family relax on the hammock or loungers while making use of our firewood in the 29" fire pit. Just out the back door you are steps to Lake Disharoon, beach, trails, fitness center/spa and indoor pool all year round. In the summer months enjoy free access for up to 8 people at the Big Canoe Swim Club also just out the back door which offers spa water swimming pool, swimming lake with white sand beach, canoes/paddle boats/yolo boards, rock water-slide all just steps away. Also enjoy The Cafe at Disharoon overlooking the pool/lake to order your favorite sandwiches, tacos, salads, adult beverages and ice creams in the summer months. More passes may be purchased at the Swim Club for $10 per day/person if you have more than 8 using the facilities.

The trail head just off the right side of beach area offers an easy to moderate system of trails that meets up with and follows picturesque Disharoon Creek which includes two beautiful waterfalls, bridged creek crossings, a settlers cabin, abandoned still and more. So bring a picnic and lunch under the falls. Big Canoe's Jeep Trail can be accessed just at the end of our street, Laurel Ridge Trail, for a bit of 4x4 off-roading or mountain biking. The Jeep Trail fords creeks, and accesses the same waterfalls, settlers cabin and abandoned still as above.

The Roost is nestled next to Wolfscratch Village which boasts Big Canoe Spa and Fitness Center, indoor/outdoor pool, indoor/outdoor tennis, park with play-sets, jogging path, ball fields, hiking trails, a Church and Post Office, all in a beautiful mountain and lake setting."

The main level of The Roost offers the great room with stacked stone wood burning fireplace, oversized flat screen tv with Wii Universe, bose surround sound stereo system with outdoor speakers, open concept kitchen, vintage wood dining table, bar seating, deck and screened porch access and the beautiful master suite with TV, full bath and deck access. The terrace level features 2 luxurious queen bedrooms each with full baths. These access the terrace den with oversized TV/dvd and patio access that includes dining table and lounge seating. Make use of the terrace daybed twin sofa for that extra sleeper. The top level boasts the 4th bedroom with 2 twins and TV. Also the loft area with 2 more twins both accessing the full bath with tub/shower combo.

The Roost" offers plenty of indoor/outdoor deck areas for lounging and relaxing with great access to the Village activities and all the amenities Big Canoe offers with its convenient central location.

Although we love pets please make arrangements to have them boarded while at the Roost.

*Please note the 8 free swim passes apply only to the 2 outdoor pool areas in Big Canoe during the summer months only (The Swim Club at Wolfscratch Village just behind the house and Wildcat Pool near the north gate entrance). These swim passes are not valid for the indoor pool use. PLEASE KEEP TRACK OF SWIM PASS BANDS as Big Canoe charges a fee for lost bracelets and will taken out of your security deposit. The indoor pool is open year round at the fitness center which is just steps from the back yard.

More Details

Owner
Dusty Griffith
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
May 27, 2017

About Dusty Griffith

Real estate investor/artist/musician/believer Dusty Griffith's art is on display at Pryor Fine Art in Atlanta or viewable online at dustygriffith.com. Julia Denton is a talented actress at IMDB.com/juliadenton.

Dusty and Julia are also the owners of the 40+ 5 star rating "The Shack" in Big Canoe homeaway #971215.

Dusty Griffith purchased this house in 2015

Why Dusty Griffith chose North Georgia Mountains

Choose this property if you want a the tranquil setting of beautiful Lake and Mountain views with access to all the activities associated with each just out the backdoor in a high luxury, rustic modern decorated home with open concept main living area.

What makes this house unique

Mountain/Lake views and activities including boating, hiking, mountain biking, beach, pool, fitness center all just steps from the backdoor.

Amenities

Jasper House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2500 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 11
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Parties/events allowed ...
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only ...
  • Do not leave trash outside or on screened porch as it could attract bears. There is a trash refuse are just inside Big Canoe's North Gate entrance.
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront ...
  • Lake View ...
  • Lakefront ...
  • Mountain View
  • Village
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 5 - toilet
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , jetted tub
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 11
  • Bedroom 4 - 2 twin/ single , 2 twin bedroom access loft/TV and full bath [upstairs]
    Bedroom 1 - 1 king , Master king bdrm w full bath/TV/deck access [main level]
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , Queen full bath, TV, patio access/PackPlay (lower level)
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , Queen, full bath, common area access/patio [lower level]
    Loft - 2 twin/ single
  • Loft area sleeps 2 with twin beds
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Boat
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis
  • Water Sports Gear
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Indoor Pool
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • festivals
  • forests
  • marina
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(21 traveler reviews)

NEW! On BigCanoe MOUNTN LAKE w Beach/Trails/Pool/Fitnss, LUX FURNSHD, Swm Passes
average rating of 4.904762 based on 21 reviews
5

Beautiful home!

  • 5 of 5

We recently stayed here for our daughters wedding at Big Canoe. The home was perfect for all 10 of us, beautifully decorated and the location was perfect! Dusty got back with me immediately when I had questions. My only regret was having to leave!

  • Submitted: Apr 30, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful place!

  • 5 of 5

What a great place this is! Loved our time in Big Canoe. This house did not disappoint and the owner is really great to deal with. My family agreed this is the first time a house looked even better than the photos. The surrounding houses and parking is pretty tight but once your inside or out on the back deck it doesn't feel that way at all. It's a quick little walk down to the water and rock slides which my kids loved. Definitely recommend!

  • Submitted: Apr 30, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Good location near amenities. Nicely decorated.

  • 4 of 5

Good location near amenities. Nicely decorated.

  • Submitted: Apr 9, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
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5

Great place! Wonderful for . Look forward to booking again!

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful

  • Submitted: Mar 30, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
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5

Super Home

  • 5 of 5

I live in Big Canoe and rented this home for two work colleagues while they were in town a few days. It was their first time to visit BC and they were awed by everything the community offers, and their stay at this home just added to their experience. We also used the kitchen area for laptops and work, so I was also at the home most of the time.

The house is very well taken care of, very clean, and even though it's close to the fitness center it feels tucked away--although it's not warm enough for the beach and pool to be in use.

Be aware that the driveway is steep (but short).

The owner responded immediately to my last-minute request for the property and we emailed back and forth a few times. Very responsive, and we had all the info we needed related to the home, etc. Super home, centrally located, super clean--would recommend it to others and would rent here again.

  • Submitted: Mar 5, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
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5

4.5 bathrooms=10 ladies dream vacation!

  • 5 of 5

This year our annual retreat brought us to the Roost, and we could not have been more pleased. A great view of the lake, lots of room to spread out with plenty of nooks to have some alone time, and easy access to hiking made this weekend a wonderful one for us! We had a mix of single and married ladies, and the space worked well for us! We also found the local IGA grocery store charming and had everything we needed. Also - I recommend the mexi-mule at Fuego's - a great way to kick off the weekend!

  • Submitted: Jan 17, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
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Map

Clubhouse at Lake Sconti
"Featuring Mountains Grill and Black Bear Pub."
Cherokee Valley Ranch
"Zip lines, all year round snow tubing, hay rides."
Gibbs Gardens
Cartecay Vineyards
"Wine tastings and live music."
Amicalola Falls State Park Lodge Restaurant
"Hiking, camping, gift center, play grounds, start of the Appalachian Trail."
Burt's Pumpkin Farm
"pumpkins galore, food, shopping, hay rides."
Home Restaurant
"Farm to table continental cuisine with bar and Tvs for the big game."
Fuego Mexican Grill
North Georgia Premium Outlets
61 Main
"Fine dining in Jasper."
The Black Bear Pub
"Upscale bar food with Tvs and adult beverages in Big Canoe at the Clubhouse."
Mercier Orchards
Big Canoe Marina
"Picturesque Lake Petit nestled in the Big Canoe mountains, the Marina offers boating rentals..."
Big Canoe Tennis
"Multi-surface picturesque tennis facility with proshop. Both indoor and outdoor courts nestl..."
Big Canoe Golf Shop
"27 Championship holes in the picturesque setting of the Big Canoe Mountains."
Terraces At Big Canoe
Cartecay River Experience, llc
"Tubing and kayaking."
Venti Italian Bistro
"Excellent Italian fare worth the 30 minute drive from Big Canoe."
Big Canoe Swim Club
Mary's Bread Basket
"Fresh baked breads, breakfast and gourmet sandwiches."
Nearest Airport
60 Miles
Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport
Nearest Barpub
0.25 Miles
2 minute drive/5 mn walk
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
5 minute drive
Nearest Restaurant
0.75 Miles
2 minute drive/5 mn walk
Nearest Ski
80 Miles
Sky Valley
Nearest Beach
100ft
Car: recommended

Big Canoe is a luxury nature preserve gated community offering plenteous outdoor activities including, golf, tennis, hiking, boating, swimming, dining, spa and fitness center.

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Rates & Availability

Jasper House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Summer 2017
Jun 2 2017 - Aug 13 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$269
From
$289
Fri,Sat
 
 
Fall/October 2017
Oct 1 2017 - Oct 31 2017
2 night minimum stay
$249
From
$269
Fri,Sat
 
 
Thanksgiving 2017
Nov 17 2017 - Nov 26 2017
6 night minimum stay
$269
From
$289
Fri,Sat
 
 
Christmas 2017
Dec 22 2017 - Dec 29 2017
6 night minimum stay
$269
From
$289
Fri,Sat
 
 
Summer 2018
May 18 2018 - Aug 13 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$269
From
$289
Fri,Sat
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$249
From
$269
Fri,Sat
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning fee $175
Refundable damage deposit $350
Tax Rate 6.0%

FREE SWIM CLUB ACCESS to both outdoor pool areas for 8 people per day. A value of $64.00 per day/ $448 per week.
*Please note the 8 free swim passes apply only to the 2 outdoor pool areas (The Swim Club at Wolfscratch Village behind the house and Wildcat Pool near the north entrance gate). Both are opened during the summer months. These swim passes are not valid for the indoor pool use. More passes may be purchased at the pool entrances. PLEASE KEEP TRACK OF SWIM PASS BANDS as you could be charged a fee for replacement bracelets. The indoor pool is opened year round at the Spa and Fitness Center for daily fee.

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.
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