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Dogwood Lakehouse Retreat ,Easy Comfortable lakefront fun, minutes to Harrah's

People9
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms4
Space 3,000 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Gentle easy living big shady oak trees close to the water, hard to fine.

Large Family Room, Kitchen, 4 bedrooms 4 baths, 2 car garage, Screen porch, open decks,private deck off master bedroom, covered front porch, Dock. Gentle concrete walk to dock. Upstairs sleeps 6, also another bedroom with Queen bed and bath downstairs for sleeping 8 . Another large couch if needed for sleeping in TV Family room. Charcoal Grill for cooking hamburgers and hot dogs on the open deck over looking the lake.


Owner
Joe or Teresa Reece
Member since: 2012
Speaks English
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
6 August, 2017

About Joe or Teresa Reece

We grew up in Clayton County Ga. and wanted to get out the fast pace of the city. We loved the mountains and consider it a blessing to move here. Hiawassee is known to be called The Jewel of the Mountains for its lake. I believe it to truly be a Jewel. Hiawassee is also less commercialized and a pleasure to kick back and enjoy the mountains and the lake !

Joe or Teresa Reece purchased this house in 1988

Why Joe or Teresa Reece chose North Georgia Mountains

The Dogwood Lake house Retreat, sits down on the water, offers comfortable easy living, located on what the locals call sunny side. Has a lot of shade trees, plenty of elbow room on a gentle lot and with a short walk to the covered boat dock for fishing, swimming or boating. Enjoy the view from the property or with a close drive to town for your convenience to stores and activities.

What makes this house unique

The property is located beside a Bird Santuary . We have seen all kinds of birds. The gentle lot and the screen porch is so relaxing, listening to the birds and watch the sparkling water.The water stays at the dock year round and in the peak season is 10 to 12 feet deep at the end of the dock. Great place to play games in the yards and the water is so close with easy access for the elder. ATTRACTIONS: Brasstown Bald, (Ga,s highest Peak,) Ga. Mtn. Fair , Tallulah Gorge & Tallulah River Trout Fishing (1 hour away) October Fest ( In Helen ) Country Music at Georgia Mountain Fair, Brasstown Valley Resort (Golfing/Spa) Lake Chatuge Bass Tournments, Appalachian Trail (Hiking) Moonshine Cruise-in (Car show) Sorghum Festival (Blairsville) Fall Festival in Hiawassee Vogel State Park , Bryon Herbert Reece Farm (Blairsville) Amicalola Falls in Helen Bald Mountain Park --Harley Rally-- BMW Rally (Hiawassee) Helen Georgia-- Swiss Alps Town Ocoee River Rafting (1hour ) Tenn. Harrah's Cherokee Gambling Casino (1hour) North Carolina

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Hiawassee in Towns County

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 3000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 9
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed ...
  • smoking allowed ...
Location Type:
  • Lakefront ...
  • Mountain View
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Fitness Room / Equipment
  • Garage
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Fireplace
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
    Bathroom 4 -
  • 4
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9
  • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (3) for a total of 4 beds
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Table Football
  • Game Room ...
  • Games
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Boat ...
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • Miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • rafting
  • roller blading
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
Notes:
POOL TABLE Hokey Game Chest Board Table with Rocking Stairs

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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Dogwood Lakehouse Retreat ,Easy Comfortable lakefront fun, minutes to Harrah's
average rating of 4.9411764 based on 17 reviews
5

Terrific

  • 5 of 5

This house is located on a quiet finger of Lake Chatuge. Two decks and a large screened porch overlook the lake and the lovely back yard. When we weren't fishing, we were enjoying the view from the porch. The house was well equipped with all the necessities. Everything was clean. We caught several small fish from the newly finished dock. If we go to Chatuge again, we will want to stay in the same house.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 24, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Lake Oconee, GA
4

Great location and large house

  • 4 of 5

Our party of four couples were in Hiawassee for a concert at the Anderson Music Hall. This house met our needs with 4 bedrooms and 4 bathrooms. The owners are great to work with and I received a timely response to my questions. The only reason I did not give it 5 stars is the access to the 4th bedroom. There is not a staircase inside to get to the downstairs where the 4th bedroom, bath and game tables are located. Other than that it was perfect. If you are planning a summer trip to Hiawassee this house is ideal.

  • Review Submitted: Feb 14, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great property right on the water.

  • 5 of 5

This property in probably in the top 20% of vrbo places we stayed in over the years in terms of the quality of furnishings and maintenance. With that said, we brought three children and got charged $ off our deposit for water marks/ circles on marble coffee table, the type of furniture that probably should not be in a rental property. We really enjoyed the fire pit outside at night and the dock for fishing and boating - we rented a boat at a marina nearby. Overall a great experience and would recommend the property to others.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 18, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Wonderful!

  • 5 of 5

This was absolutely the best rental I've ever done. The lake was perfect. We found the best fishing spot. Enjoyed just sitting on the deck watching the geese. Great spot for kayaks. The water was a little too cold to swim but hopefully I can go back in the upcoming summer months

  • Review Submitted: Jun 3, 2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Albany, Southwest Ga
5

Million Dollar View!

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful lake home that features a view that will literally 'drop your jaw', amazing and breathtaking.

Everything we needed to cook and we made everything from breakfast casseroles to whole hams as we cooked for just about every meal for the entire week of our stay. So convenient being on the lake for fishing, swimming and tubing, and it is located in a low boat traffic area making it super safe for kids playing in the water. The only surprise was that the first floor is not directly connected to the main living area and you will need to use exterior stairs to access but it wasn't an issue just a head's up. A/C was great as it was an unusually hot July this year. Overall a beautiful place to spend quality time with family and friends. The screened porch has plenty of seating and is THE place to be when not on the water, thanks for sharing your lovely home!

  • Review Submitted: Sep 7, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful lake retreat!

  • 5 of 5

This house was beautiful inside and out. We rented a pontoon boat and rode all the way up the lake. The area is gorgeous and is convenient to beautiful scenery and many activities. The home was very comfortable and beautifully decorated. Hope to visit again soon. Thank you so much for a fun, relaxing week.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 5, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Car: not necessary

The lake house has satellite TV, Wi Fi for your computer, washer,dryer,kitchen setup,screen porch, private deck off master, Fireplaces, 1 king bed & 2 queens for sleeping 6 upstairs & another queen bed and bedroom available for sleeping 8 downstairs and a roll away sleeps 1,total 9, pool table . All for a relaxing vacation, Don,t forget to go to Funworld, See country Music stars at Ga. Mountain Fair grounds ,The Brasstown Bald (Ga,s highest peak), The Ga. Mountain Fair, Vogel state Park, Octoberfest in Helen Georgia , Harrahs Casino in Cherokee North Carolina , The Moonshine Car Show , The Harley Rally at Bald Mountain Park, Brasstown State Resort for Dinner or Golfing ,Bryon Herbert Reece Farm in Blairsville close to Vogel State Park,Great to visit.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Hiawassee, Georgia

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£932
for 3 nights
From
£272
£1,884
 

Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £116.52
Damage Deposit £388.4

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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