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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:
November 18, 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.

Dusty is also the owner of the 40+ 5 star rating "The Shack" in Big Canoe homeaway #971215.

Dusty Griffith purchased this house in 2015

Why Dusty Griffith chose Jasper

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.

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.

Amenities

Jasper House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2500 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • 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 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 -
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NEW! On BigCanoe MOUNTN LAKE w Beach/Trails/Pool/Fitnss, LUX FURNSHD, Swm Passes
average rating of 4.888889 based on 27 reviews
4

Nice house, wonderful scenery!

  • 4 of 5

The house is Awesome! View is even better truth be told. Dusty (the owner) very understanding guy. Took care of minor problem. The only reason I didn't give it the highest mark is, I drive a full size truck, and it's hard to go up the steep incline backwards. The stay was fantastic though.

Sit out on that awesome deck with a cup of coffee, it just brings you peace.

  • Submitted: Oct 26, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Wonderful experience for our 3rd time at The Roost

  • 5 of 5

This was our third time staying at this Home and we loved it! Great proximity to the beach and lake. House is in great condition and our family of 6 all loved it

  • Submitted: Oct 9, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
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Baldwin, GA
5

Great time at Big Canoe

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful time during our stay at "The Roost". The owner Dusty was very easy to work with. Always quick to respond if we had any questions. The house was very nice and well stocked with everything we needed. The beds were comfortable. The rooms were neatly decorated and made us feel right at home. The location in Big Canoe was very convenient. We had some great weather and really enjoyed our stay. I would recommend this home to anyone.

  • Submitted: Sep 11, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Fantastic

  • 5 of 5

From start to finish Dustin was really helpful and allowed us to change the dates on several occasions. His house was amazing and had everything anyone could need for our visit. We particularly appreciated the free swim armbands and the fact that we could walk to the pool, beach and fitness centre.

Big Canoe is a wonderful vacation spot with lots for everyone to do for children to walkers, golf fanatics and boat lovers and a very safe environment.

We will definitely be coming back.

  • Submitted: Sep 7, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
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St. Helena Island, SC
5

Gamecocks come home to The Roost!

  • 5 of 5

Well maintained, clean. Serene yet easy to get to all the water activities. Our grandchildren were delighted. There were eight of us, and we could be together or alone. Perfect family vacation!

  • Submitted: Jun 18, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
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5

Fantastic Cabin

  • 5 of 5

Great property! Was there for my daughters wedding in the nearby area. Spacious rooms, very well kept! I was most impressed with the thought that went into the extras. Lots of pots, pans, silverware, bowls, spices, anything you forgot you could probably find it. Highly recommend this cabin! Dusty was great, extremely responsive! Thanks again for sharing your home!

Genny.

  • Submitted: May 15, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

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.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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