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Charming and unique Mountain vacation cabin

People8
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 1,440 sq. ft.
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 nights
Popular Features
  • Internet
  • Washing Machine
  • Parking
  • Air Conditioning
  • Barbecue
  • children welcome

Overview

About the property

Cabin, 2 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 1 Bath, (sleeps 8)

Country Cordwood is a very unique vacation cabin nestled in the mountains of East Tennessee. Close to the Appalachian trail, ski resorts, Bristol Motor Speedway and situated on a blue ribbon trout stream, it is a relaxing location away from the stresses of everyday life. It is minutes from Watauga lake, a large TVA managed recreation lake known for it's clean water, good fishing, swimming and boating.

Easy access to the Tri Cities of Johnson City, Kingsport and Bristol as well as Boone NC and Abingdon VA. Butler is a rural community in the history rich upper East Tennessee region. Less than an hour from Interstates 26 and 81, it is accessible by good roads year round.

The owners live on the property and maintain a small mountain farm with a wide variety of semi-exotic animals and livestock.

Keywords: mountains, cabin, Bristol Speedway, Appalachian Trail, family vacation, trout fishing

More Details

Owner
Karen Visser
Member since: 2010
Speaks English
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
28 March, 2017

About Karen Visser

Your hosts have raised nine children on the adjoining property. We are a homeschooling family and operate a family manufacturing business, here.

Karen Visser purchased this cabin in 2004

Why Karen Visser chose Tennessee

This cabin was built entirely by our four sons, with Dad's oversight, as a homeschool project. Working every Saturday, from daylight until dark, for nearly three years, was a tremendous family experience and educational opportunity. The result is a handcrafted cabin with unique charm.

What makes this cabin unique

Nights around the fire ring, picnics and cookouts, peace and solitude. Lots of recreational opportunities, hiking, biking and boating.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cabin in Butler in Johnson County

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1440 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy 8
  • pets considered ...
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
  • rural
  • Water View
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Double Beds (2), Child Beds (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1)
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Player
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • 4 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • Boating
  • horse riding
  • Horseshoes
  • scenic drives
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • ski
  • Snowboarding
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • whitewater rafting
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Outdoor Lounging Area with Fire Ring, Doe Creek Trout Stream on property, Hiking Trails

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(27 traveller reviews)

Charming and unique Mountain vacation cabin
average rating of 4.962963 based on 27 reviews
5

Rustic with all the modern convienences.

  • 5 of 5

We absolutely loved it for our family of 5. The accommodations were rustic and quaint and we felt right at home. The setting is beautiful. After a day of hiking and exploring we looked forward to coming back for a relaxing comfortable evening. We definitely want to come back again. Thank you and God Bless!

  • Review Submitted: Mar 12, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Relaxing cabin

  • 5 of 5

It was a very unique and clean cabin.. beautifull river close to cabin.. we enjoyed staying there for weekend.. the whole family were great help..

looking forward for another weekend in the cabin in summer .

  • Review Submitted: Feb 13, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

I had a wonderful stay and plan to come back again.

  • 5 of 5

The property was great. The cabin was set back from the road, and quiet.

  • Review Submitted: Dec 9, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Wonderful cabin!

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed our Thanksgiving holiday at the cabin. The cabin was very clean and everything we needed to cook our dinner was there. The owners are very nice and will help you with anything you need. Overall a great place to stay.

  • Review Submitted: Dec 1, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Lovely rustic cabin

  • 5 of 5

Great little cabin in a beautiful area. Owners were very friendly and helpful.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 21, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Sautee Nacoochee, GA
5

Cozy, charming, and clean!!!!

  • 5 of 5

Had a wonderful stay at the Country Cordwood Cabin. The cabin itself is well stocked with everything you need. I stayed there in September for one week on a fishing trip with another group who stayed close by in Bristol. It was such a nice treat to step away from all the hassle of surrounding areas and have a quiet place to rest after sightseeing, and fishing the Watauga, and South Holston rivers all day. I will definitely be back! Cannot say enough great things about this rental!

  • Review Submitted: Nov 19, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cabin in Butler, USA

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
£155
for 2 nights
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£78
£389
 

Additional pricing information

Tax Rate 13.5%

Contact owner for stays longer than 5 nights for a custom quote

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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Location

Nearest Airport
35 Miles
Tri Cities Regional
Car: necessary

Convenient to the Appalachian trail for hiking, the Virginia Creeper trail for biking, Watauga lake for fishing and all kinds of water recreation, Roan Mountain State park

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