The General's Tree House Cottage rest on the edge of the mountain on 3 acres known as Chateau de la Famille Estate! 8 min. to Mentone - 30 min. to Chattanooga.
The reviews of this premier vacation mountain home, describes it best. Customer and concierge services to help you with your trip planning, the personal touch that only Gen. and Mrs. Cosumano and their staff can give to guarantee that they meet and exceed your expectations!
This Tree House retreat is enchantingly cozy and romantic for your well deserved couples get away, perfect for two couples to enjoy the mountain, or a small family!
As you ascend the stairs to your retreat that floats atop the trees, you arrive on your welcoming entrance porch, you will be taken back by the magnitude of the valley, mountain and property views. When you peer through the front door, you see the homemade bread waiting for you, the lights are on and music playing! Welcome home!
A beautiful vintage cabin with the feel of a tree house that floats atop the trees! A renovated & updated space with refinished cedar wood floors, high vaulted wood ceilings throughout. Fresh kitchen with new appliances, hand painted cabinets and it is equipped with all you will need to cook and dine. We stock some basic pantry items, but bring your own if you wish. Custom furniture hand painted vintage pieces sprinkled through out the cabin. Some offered for sale.
Guest rave about the high ceilings and elegant rustic decor of the main living area and breakfast spot! No dark interior here! Light and airy! New comfortable furniture, a glider rocker, TV, dining table, breakfast bar... all that you need!
The master bedroom is a dream to stay in where mountain fresh meets spa decor! All fresh and new! Enjoy a beautiful scenic view of the property, mountainside and the valley from the 5x6 ft. picture window, in master bedroom (from your queen bed). From your bed enjoy the beautiful stone terrace, mountain landscape, and pond to include beautiful valley view with stunning sunsets peeking through. Plus the whistle of the train in the valley below makes for a fairy tale setting.
Renovated bathroom includes a antique claw foot tub and a separate shower. This is one full bedroom and a queen sofa sleeper.
You soon realize, this is not just a cabin or a place to sleep. You are now understanding the wonderful reviews given to all 3 of these vacation rentals. This place is MAGICAL! This is a place where you, your family, your friends will disconnect from the devices and re-connect to each other. You will roll back time, slow down and let your heart, mind and soul remind you why nature, tranquility, quiet and peace are the best source of goodness for the soul! By replenishing your soul and the souls of the ones you love, you return to your lives renewed, happier, healthier. These are not not just pretty words on paper, this is what each guest says they experience on THIS property and why they return!
You also have your own private outside fire pit and dining area!
We are the only rental to offer an abundance of services and extras!
You will arrive to a loaf or muffins made by our mountain Artisan baker. For a small fee, we will pick up your groceries and have them waiting!
The home is on 3 acres with wide range pastoral valley views. Spectacular sunsets, and quiet walks. If you don't want to leave the property, plenty to do and just relax for a short stay. Enjoy the beautiful large shaded stone patio, with pond fountain, our archery range, horse shoes, fire pit, hammock and out door games we leave out Spring-Fall!
Noted as one of the most recognized premium vacation spots on Lookout Mountain. We have been consistently rated as one of the best properties on the mountain! Featured in a Magazine Mountain Model in 1984! Restored.
Chateau de la Famille sits on the brow with stunning views and The General's Tree House sits high a top of the trees in Mentone, Al.
This rental can be combined with The General's Hideaway Lodge on the property and sleep a total of 9. Add our General's Mountain Lodge on the property and sleep a total of 18 guest.
We strive to make your whole stay the best ever. Once you are part of our guest family, you will receive special offers to return and stay again!
This IS your HOME away from home! Concierge Hotel Services Available Upon Request! We can add these to your stay! Our GOAL is to make you happy, to fit your budget, your vacation, your DREAM!!
Guest have a small private porch and can enjoy the stone patio, fire pit and hammock and guest also have thier own deck area, fire pit and dining area.
Guest can utilize the bbq pit located to the left of the main home, the firepit on the stone terrace, we provide you the firewood! Badminton, volleyball, horseshoes and archery (bring your own bow and arrows) on the property.
Located right between DeSoto state park, walking distance to the boy scout park, near all summer camps, short drive to Fort Payne, de Soto Caverns, Falls and Mentone. Nearby canoeing, snow skiing, horseback riding, endless trails, wildlife all over our property and so much more. If you miss the city, Chattanooga is only about an hour away, Huntsville and hour and a half and Birmingham and Atlanta less than 2. Scottsboro 45 min with Caverns, Unclaimed Baggage and beautiful Bucks Pocket Park.
We also can assist you with special plans if you are celebrating an anniversary, birthday, a surprise, engagement or honeymoon. We can completely handle any arrangements from flowers, photographs, or do your grocery shopping for you so you don't have too. We require a two week notice on any of these services.
Spring/Summer ... the mountain is bursting with wild flowers, beautiful trees, song birds from the birding trail, abundant wildlife, swimming in the fresh river, canoe, kayak, water falls, canyons, caverns, hiking, festivals, local pottery, furniture, soaps, etc.
Fall COLORS are not to be missed. Many repeat visitors to the Fall Foliage here book their cabins a year in advance. Best times will be in October - November!!
Winter time, ski slope, hiking tails, outdoor personal adventure day trips, artisan shops, antiques, Rock City, Ruby Falls, Cathedral Caverns, great food and more. The beauty of winter time often brings snow, beautiful clear star lit skies, cozy nights... time to be together and focus on those that are with you.
Enjoy this sweet cabin for 4, or our Hideaway Lodge sleeps 7 #4283940, or The Generals Mountain Lodge #4484658 sleeps up to 9.