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Mountain VIEW-"Rich Mtn. Retreat" JULY MID-WK ONLY 95/NT- Clean-Hiking-Private

People2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms2
Space 1,300 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 4 nights

Overview

About the property

Cabin--1 Master Suite, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 2- Super Clean!

NOTE:If your dates are unavailable -check out my other cabin --

www. HomeAway.com #319991--same area-Creek frontage-on 8 private acres!

www.VRBO.com #124061 --same cabin different website

Are you ready to relax? Enjoy some fresh air, see the stars, take in the mountain views? Then it's time to come for a stay at Rich Mountain Retreat. Sitting on six acres the house and surrounding land give you plenty of room to decompress. Enjoy the rocking chairs on the front porch, while you listen to the sounds of the forest. Just a few steps away visit the horses or feed them carrots!

The interior of this home lends itself to a refreshing, crisp clean feel with elegant style. All on one level with an open floor plan, vaulted ceiling in living room, central heat and air. Easy access with minimal steps. This home has recently been remodeled top to bottom, new oven added, and a new master suite bathroom. Located on a quiet country road it is convenient to both Ellijay and Blue Ridge.

Only fifteen minutes away from two of the main rivers; the Cartecay or Toccoa for tubing, canoeing, kayaking, fishing or relaxing. Hike right out your front door into Rich Mountain Wilderness or a short fifteen minute drive down the road takes you to Springer Mountain where the beginning of the famous Appalachian Trail starts or the Benton MacKaye Trail.

Whatever your needs or wishes, Molly, the owner, will be happy to assist you with any special requests or arrangements for that important occasion - anniversary, birthday, honeymoon or romantic getaway. Custom made gift baskets available.

More Details

Owner
Molly Ford
Member since: 2006
Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
22 June, 2017

About Molly Ford

Having made Ellijay our home for over 28 years I cannot think of a better place to spend some time relaxing then at 'Rich Mountain Retreat'. I love to hike and explore the outdoors and this is the place to do it! Come see for yourself!

Molly Ford purchased this house in 2013

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Ellijay in Gilmer County

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1300 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • Min. age of primary renter: 21
  • Not suitable for children
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
  • rural
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Master bathrm- tile shower with dual shower head, one rain
  • master bathroom recently remodeled
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Terrace
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Barbecue
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • marina
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • rafting
  • swimming
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(87 traveller reviews)

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Mountain VIEW-"Rich Mtn. Retreat" JULY MID-WK ONLY 95/NT- Clean-Hiking-Private
average rating of 4.954023 based on 87 reviews
5

Beautiful view, clean, well equipped.

  • 5 of 5

We had a fantastic stay at this property. The view is wonderful! The property is very secluded and peaceful. Loved hearing the birds chirp and the rain storms. Perfect romantic getaway!

  • Review Submitted: May 30, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Forsyth, Ga
5

Peaceful Privacy

  • 5 of 5

The cabin was very clean, beautifully and comfortably furnished and had a wonderful view of mountains. The deck and screened porch were very relaxing and peaceful. The access road is gravel, but well maintained and not a problem for any regular vehicle. Molly is very personable and was very accommodating during booking and our stay. We have already booked a Fall stay!!

  • Review Submitted: May 28, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect weekend getaway

  • 5 of 5

Cabin was clean delightful and had everything we needed. Nicely decorated fantastic views loved fireplace. Bathroom was exceptional

  • Review Submitted: May 7, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Perfect!

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I spent six days at Rich Mtn. Retreat to celebrate his 65th birthday. The little two person cabin was ideal for a romantic get-away. We had no need or desire to go anywhere.

We just watched the rain and enjoyed the sun and listened to the birds. I offered to buy the cabin if Molly ever wants to sell (she does not). Our first evening there, I booked a week for late October. The cabin is perfect for two. More would be a crowd.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 22, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Alpharetta
5

Great place to relax for a weekend in the mountains.

  • 5 of 5

Property was clean and comfy. Owner was very helpful. The directions in email was helpful as well. Loved the view!

  • Review Submitted: Apr 2, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Warner Robins, GA
5

Relaxing!

  • 5 of 5

Everything about the cabin was perfect. The dishwasher was out on us, but hopefully no one else has that problem! The garage isn't available for parking, though. The drive up wouldn't be ideal for any lowered vehicle. I drive a 2010 Honda Civic and it handled great. The drive into town is a little far, so take the advice of stopping before checking in! We visited Amicola Falls and it was worth the drive! Will definitely stay again soon!

  • Review Submitted: Mar 22, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: It is always nice to hear my guests enjoyed their stay! I work at running a top notch rental -clean with everything in good working order, but from time to time things do happen. The dishwasher did go out unexpectedly, it has been fixed in between guests and is now ready for the next renter. I do not advertise the garage available for parking and currently need it for storage. I drive a Z28 camaro 1975 classic from time to time and have no problem on the gravel roads--any car very close to ground would not be recommended on a gravel road. Thanks for renting!
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Location

Nearest Airport
90 Miles
Atlanta
Nearest Barpub
12 Miles
Ellijay
Nearest Golf
13 Miles
Whitepath
Nearest Train
20 Miles
Blue Ridge Scenic Railway
Nearest Motorway
14 Miles
575/515 Interstate
Nearest Restaurant
10 Miles
Ellijay Dining
Car: necessary

Rich Mountain Wilderness over 13,000 acres to hike into directly from the cabin. A short 15 minute drive takes you to the beginning of the Appalachian Trail Head at Springer Mtn.

At only about 20 minutes to either historic downtown Blue Ridge or Ellijay, we have the most convenient & private location! About 90 miles north of Atlanta, and 90 minutes from Chattanooga. There is also a 'back way' drive through a beautiful national forest to take you from our cabin right to the Toccoa River Restaurant and Tubing/Fishing etc area!

Other Activities: Hiking

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Ellijay, Georgia

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Summer Special
1 Jun 2017 - 30 Sep 2017
2 night minimum stay
£221
for 2 nights
From
£82
From
£102
Fri,Sat
£632
 
 
October
1 Oct 2017 - 31 Oct 2017
4 night minimum stay
£524
for 4 nights
From
£117
£684
 
 
Thanksgiving
18 Nov 2017 - 27 Nov 2017
4 night minimum stay
£524
for 4 nights
From
£117
 
 
Christmas
20 Dec 2017 - 27 Dec 2017
4 night minimum stay
£500
for 4 nights
From
£111
From
£117
Fri,Sat
£745
 
 
New Years
30 Dec 2017 - 3 Jan 2018
3 night minimum stay
£407
for 3 nights
From
£117
 
 
Valentine's Day
11 Feb 2018 - 15 Feb 2018
2 night minimum stay
£290
for 2 nights
From
£117
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
£238
for 2 nights
From
£91
£662
 

Additional pricing information

cleaning fee £50.25 + Tax
Tax Rate 12.0%

Three night minimum stay for New Years, Memorial Day, 4th of July, and Labor Day,
Four night minimum stay for Thanksgiving and Christmas

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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