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Creekside Luxury-Sparkling Hot Tub-2 Fireplaces-Lake Access-NOC 10 min. WiFi

SuperhostBryson City, North Carolina, United States
Entire cabin hosted by Kathleen
6 guests2 bedrooms3 beds3 bathrooms
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Luxury on the Creek... Offering Designer Appointments throughout, Chef's Kitchen, Sparkling Hot Tub, 2 Fireplaces, Game Room... Private Boat Slips/Swimming, Bryson City, and the Nantahala Outdoor Center. Pet Friendly *Online Booking Available 24/7*

The space
A Unique and Rare find. "Watia Creekside" Retreat will exceed all of your expectations, and is sure to spoil you for all others.
When only the Finest Accommodations will do, - Watia Creekside Retreat is the place for you... to rejuvenate after a day Exploring the endless attractions this area has to offer! Let the Soothing Sounds of the Creek surround You as you Enjoy a soak in the Sparkling Hot Tub. (Offering easily accessible access roads, 4 WD is not necessary).

Tranquility, Serenity, and Quietude... All words to describe the calmness you experience while standing on the deck listening to the sounds of the Creek below or relaxing in the outdoor living area. The outdoor Fireplace provides a gentle warmth as you relax, wrapped in one of our Plush Bathrobes, after a relaxing soak in the hot tub.

If you prefer a wood burning fire, the Rock Fire Pit is along side the Creek, and the wood rack is stocked.

Inside the Cabin you will find the Designer Stainless and Granite "Chef's Kitchen" is well stocked with everything you need to prepare your meals.
The living room offers flat screen satellite T.V., a second Stone fireplace, and Leather seating. There are 2 extremely luxurious and comfortable bedrooms on the main floor prepared with the finest of linens and bedding. Designer appointments can be found throughout the home...

Upstairs, the loft was designed for entertaining with a Foosball table, Flat Screen Satellite TV, 3rd full bathroom, and another Living Area (this sofa converts to a bed and foam topper is provided).

To keep in touch with your Friends and Family, there is a "Land Line" Telephone (long distance through out the U.S.A. is complimentary). WiFi is available, and is best suited for browsing the internet, emailing, social media, etc...

You have Private access to Fontana Lake front, just a few short minutes away.
Here you will enjoy the swim platform, 9 boat slips, and great fishing so bring your pole. Fontana Lake is home to every freshwater species of fish (including Waleye).

This Exclusive Location offers a Private back road that leads to the Nantahala Outdoor Center (N.O.C.). Along this road you will encounter a Scenic Deck that overlooks Lake Fontana and Amazing Views of the Mountains beyond, Over 7 miles of Biking Trails, and a short Hiking Trail that leads to a Spectacular 50 foot Waterfall!

There is Beauty to behold no matter the season

As a Guest at Watia Creekside, the Amenities at the NOC are yours to enjoy (Both Public and Private). This includes: Whitewater Rafting, Kayaking, Horseback Riding, Fly Fishing (lessons, poles, and bait available), Tennis Courts, Bike Rentals, Miles of Mountain Biking trails (Gate Code to access the "Flintridge" Mountain Biking Trails is provided), Rope Course, Zip Lines, Outfitter Store, 3 Restaurants (from casual outdoor Riverfront to Fine Dining), Live Entertainment (seasonal), and even a "Tree Top Playground" for the lil ones.
There truly is something for everyone at this outdoor mecca!

The Tsali Recreation Center is just 10 minutes up the road, so bring the mountain bikes.

Bryson City for shopping, dining, and the Scenic Train Depot is minutes away....

Cherokee, Harrah's Casino, and the Great Smoky Mountain National Park is just 20 - 30 minutes away.
Close enough to be very convenient, far enough away to feel completely Private

Perfectly located between Bryson City and the Nantahala Outdoor Center

... Also available is our Shopping service. If you would like to arrive at the Cabin with your Groceries already stocked, ask for details, we will have everything waiting for you upon your arrival.

... If you would like to enjoy a Spa Massage Service at the Cabin, it is a good idea to book in advance to assure availability. Your Professional Massage Therapist will come to you, so when you are done, they quietly disappear and leave you to relax!

... If your vacation dates are during 'Season' or Holidays and you plan to rent a pontoon or fishing boat, it may be a good idea to reserve in advance. Lake Fontana is primarily National Forest, Smoky Mountains, and Federally owned, so the Lake is never 'Busy', but the few available rental boats do get booked up.

We Offer "Contact Free" Check In/Out
IMPORTANT CLEANING INFORMATION: We do our best to make Environmentally Friendly choices whenever possible. This does not include Cleaning Products. All Natural “Green” Cleaning products are not successful against todays Germs and Viruses.
At NCMR, we do and always have used EPA Regulated Cleaning Products. Our Cleaning Procedures go above The CDC Guidelines and do include the use of sanitation cycles and procedures, disinfecting/cleaning products used in Kitchens, Bathrooms, Mattresses, and all surfaces, handles, door knobs, remote controllers, high touch areas, etc… (We provide a complete list of Cleaning Procedures/Guidelines, to all of our Guests, prior to arrival).

*** Please know that we have never experienced any known cases of any of the above referenced illnesses. Our products and procedures are purely preventative ***

Guest access
You can now enjoy Fontana Lake Front (private) just a few minutes drive from the Cabin! This beautiful Park Like setting offers shaded benches and Picnic Tables along side Lake Fontana! There is a fabulous Sun/Swim deck, and boat slips. Great fishing so bring your pole!

This Exclusive Location offers a Private road that leads to the Nantahala Outdoor Center (N.O.C.)! Along this road you will encounter a Private (Built by the Owners of Creekside Retreat for your enjoyment) Deck that overlooks Lake Fontana and Amazing Views of the Mountains beyond, Over 7 miles of Biking Trails, and near to the cabin - a Hiking Trail that leads to a Spectacular 50 foot Waterfall!
The Amenities at the NOC are yours to enjoy. These amenities includes: Whitewater Rafting, Kayaking, Horseback Riding, Fly Fishing (lessons, poles, and bait available), Tennis Courts, Bike Rentals, Rope Course, Zip Lines, Outfitter Store, 3 Restaurants (from casual outdoor Riverfront to Fine Dining at Relia's Garden), & Live Entertainment (seasonal).

Other things to note
The "Cleaning Fee" charged when you reserve the cabin covers so much more than just housekeeping.
The fee includes:
The cabin will be professionally cleaned and prepared prior to your arrival.
We provide a full tank of propane for the gas grill.
Hot Tub maintenance.
Trash Removal - In this rural area, trash collection does not exist. In the welcome book, there are directions to the nearest free "trash and recycle" drop off center. You may dispose of your trash there, or you may call us for a free pick up (24 hours notice if possible please).
Luxury on the Creek... Offering Designer Appointments throughout, Chef's Kitchen, Sparkling Hot Tub, 2 Fireplaces, Game Room... Private Boat Slips/Swimming, Bryson City, and the Nantahala Outdoor Center. Pet Friendly *Online Booking Available 24/7*

The space
A Unique and Rare find. "Watia Creekside" Retreat will exceed all of your expectations, and is sure to spoil you for all others.
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Amenities

Dedicated workspace
Fire extinguisher
Wifi
Cable TV
Iron
Bath
Essentials
First aid kit
Hangers
Gym

Accessibility

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Well-lit path to entrance

Bedroom

No stairs or steps to enter

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Bryson City, North Carolina, United States

Watia Creekside Retreat is one of only a handful of built homes in an upscale Gated Community! The Community is Lake front (Fontana Lake), offering covered boat slips, a lovely sun deck, Swimming, and also several Picnic tables, and benches!

Hosted by Kathleen

Joined in September 2015
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We are a family owned and operated Company, and we love living in the Mountains of Western North Carolina! We manage an exclusive collection of Vacation Cabins. For us to agree to manage and offer a property to Guests, it must meet our specific criteria. (We are very selective, so all you need to do is to find the cabin that is the best fit for your group). We currently offer 12 cabins as Vacation Rentals. Every cabin must have either Mountain Views and/or a Creek setting. All of the cabins are cleaned and maintained by our Team, and all of them provide a sparkling hot tub, complimentary WiFi, Peaceful Enjoyment, and access roads that do not require 4 WD, (a few are motorcycle accessible and 10/12 are Pet Friendly). Additionally, the Owner has to make the Guests comfort and enjoyment their top priority! Most Owners do not live close enough to be "hands on" (that is what we are here for), but we need to be on the same page with our basic principals and philosophies. As hands on property managers, we live within 45 minutes of the cabin you will rent. Close enough to be there if needed, but far enough to assure your private enjoyment...
We are a family owned and operated Company, and we love living in the Mountains of Western North Carolina! We manage an exclusive collection of Vacation Cabins. For us to agree to…
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  • April
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Unfortunately, I rarely get to meet our Guests as reservations are created online. We live about 45 minutes from the property, and are available if there is anything you need during your stay.
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Check-in: After 16:00
Check out: 10:00
Self check-in with lockbox
No smoking
No parties or events
Pets are allowed
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