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A Treehouse At Dale Hollow

26 Reviews
Bedrooms Studio
Separate WC's1
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 3 nights

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Photos and Description of this holiday cabin in Byrdstown - A Treehouse At Dale Hollow

Everyone Wants To Stay In A Treehouse! Here's Your Chance At Dale Hollow Lake.

Built in the trees and overlooking Dale Hollow Lake. Small done well was the theme of this custom treehouse built by the current owners. Up the steps to the main level of the treehouse there are twin beds, all wood interior, wood floors, large recliner, corner Vermont style gas heat stove, half bath, custom kitchenette with refrigerator, microwave, coffemaker, and outdoor grill. An in wall air conditioning unit keeps the treehouse cool all summer long. Also on this level are two screened in porches and one open deck. Twig/grapevine styled furniture with cushions is featured along with ceiling fan on this porch. The other screened porch opens from the main living area with french doors and has ceiling fan, fold down eating bar, and directors chairs. You can sit and view the lake and the woods below. The trees grow up thru the open section of this deck. Back inside, the loft area has a ship's ladder with hatch that leads to a kingsize bed and railing that overlooks the main level. In loft area there is a dvd player hooked to a TV to watch movies in bed. On main level is 37 inch flat screen tv with directv service. Go outside and down the steps below, then onto another screened in porch, and you'll find the full bathroom and laundry room with washer and dryer. Come enjoy this quaint and unique treehouse built with lots love and for our guests enjoyment in mind. Owners are usually on site at their lakeview home on the property.

  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Jim and Patti Pyzik
Member since: 2013
Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
18 October, 2016
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About Jim and Patti Pyzik

Several years ago Jim and I followed our dream and moved fulltime to Dale Hollow Lake! My family is originally from the area, so Jim and I spent years traveling back and forth from Indiana every chance we got. Our two sons were raised boating on Dale Hollow lake and once they both graduated from Purdue University we headed south. Our treehouse was first completed and connected to five trees with bolts and chains....after swaying in the trees for a few years, we decided to construct a permanent foundation and let that better hold the treehouse in place. Now the pillars do their job and yet the trees remain, growing thru the decking. We lived in our treehouse while we built our larger lakeview home just down the hill in the woods. Our treehouse became our guest house and home office.....Jim and I are both brokers with Elder Real Estate and have sold real estate in the area for the last 12 years. We consider ourselves Dale Hollow Lake Specialists and now offer our well loved treehouse as a vacation home for others to enjoy.

Jim and Patti Pyzik purchased this cabin in 2002

Why Jim and Patti Pyzik chose Tennessee

This property consists of 12 acres of woods immediately off of Highway 111 in Byrdstown, TN. It has been in the same family for decades. Even the original barn (with a little lean to one side) is part of the ambiance.

What makes this cabin unique

Our location is one that surpasses most vacation cabin rentals here at Dale Hollow. We are just off Highway 111, very near the bridge that crosses the lake. Yet being in the woods, and down over the hill, the treehouse gives the sense of privacy that vacationers want. Jump in your car and run to the grocery store and be back in no time....not down some winding road forever just to get a loaf of bread! And if you forget something while out on the lake.....just a short drive up the road from the marina and you are back in the water in a flash!


based on 26 holidaymaker reviews

A Treehouse At Dale Hollow
average rating of 4.6538463 based on 26 reviews

Awesome! We loved it and we want to come back next year.

  • 5 of 5

The treehouse experience was everything we wanted and more! The accomodations were great and had everything we wanted (including washer and dryer) along with the treehouse feeling. Loved the screened-in porches and the view. The owners were great and their dog, Charlie, was sweet.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 1, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for this nice review! I'm so glad you liked the treehouse, please come back and see us again. We have so many return visitors and that makes us proud! Hope to see you again soon!! It's just a good thing Charlie can only go so far in the driveway or else he'd be in your lap!!
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Nice stay in the trees overlooking Dale Hollow

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I stayed with our 3 year old daughter who got a real kick out of staying in a treehouse! The space was clean and comfortable with most amenities of home, and the owners were friendly and accommodating. Just minutes from Sunset Marina. We struggled with cellular signals at times, but that seemed to be the case of the entire area. We would come back!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 4, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your nice review, we're so glad you enjoyed your stay! Please come back and see us again! So many of our guests are return visitors and that makes us feel really special. We love the treehouse and it sounds like you guys did as well. Thanks, Patti and Jim
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The place is absolutely beautiful. Tree house is gorgeous, and view from the porch is amazing.

  • 4 of 5

We had a blast! Would love to come back again sometime. Really enjoyed the isolation of the tree house while also being right next to Jim and Patti for any questions. Tree house was a bit smaller than we anticipated but it's a great spot nonetheless.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 28, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you!! We appreciate your kind words. Please come back and see us again!
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Relaxing and enjoyable

  • 5 of 5

Great place to relax chill!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 24, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Would prefer full kitchen. However, we were able to locate some good eating places.

  • 5 of 5

Overall, it was a wonderful stay. Thanks, Jim and Patti.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 9, 2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you! I'm glad you enjoyed your stay. I agree, for such a small town we do have several choices for good home cooked meals. Hope you'll come see us again! Sincerely, Patti and Jim
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Beautiful and peaceful.

  • 5 of 5

Rob and I enjoyed our stay in the tree house. It is a great experience I hope we can do again. It was the best way to spend his birthday.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 25, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Always glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay! Hope you can come see us again soon. Thanks so much, Patti and Jim
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Nearest Airport
110 Miles
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Sunset Marina
Nearest Motorway
Highway 111
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Dairy Queen 1.2 mile, Sunset Marina
Nearest Ski
1 Miles
water ski
Nearest Beach
1 Miles
lake beach area
Car: necessary

Convenient location yet nestled in the woods. Just off Hwy 111 near the only bridge that crosses Dale Hollow Lake. Only one minute drive down to Sunset Marina, beach swimming area, and boat ramp. Grocery store, dollar store, beer sales, and several local restaurants just down the road. No need to be traveling a great distance once you are at the lake for necessities. Parking for 2 cars and one boat trailer provided. Come experience our crystal clear lake with 620 miles of pristine shoreline. We always say, 'once you come to Dale Hollow, you will be back!'


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Prices for this holiday cabin in Byrdstown, Tennessee

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3 night minimum stay
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cleaning fee £41 + Tax
Tax Rate 9.75%

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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cabin in Byrdstown, USA

Property Type:
  • cabin
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 500 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Lake View ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Water View
  • Away From It All
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 2 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , On lower level..washer and dryer here also
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , toilet and sink on main level
  • Inside on the main level there is a bathroom with toilet and pedestal sink. Outside, and down the steps, and onto the ground level screened porch, there is a private full bath with tub/shower combo, toilet, pedestal sink, along with adjacent space that holds a washer and dryer. Remember part of the ambiance of a treehouse is going outside and back inside to get to the main bathroom!
  • Studio, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1: open loft - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , King bed in loft area
    Bedroom 2: main level - 2 Single Bed , Two twin beds in main living area
  • Upstairs in the loft (ship type ladder) there is a king size bed with new memory foam mattress. Snuggle in and close the hatch till morning! Railing overlooks main living area. There is a tv viewable from the loft that will play DVDs only. On the main level there are two twin beds, the kitchenette, and a recliner with a mounted flat screen tv with directv service. Don't hesitate to call the owners with questions about the layout.
  • DVD Player ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • churches
  • festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • scenic drives
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • diving
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
Again, this is our treehouse/cabin. There will be steps to climb, you will be going outdoors and back in to get to the main bathroom, no stove, oven, or dishwasher, but a nice gas grill to cook on is there for your use. Just a romantic one of a kind place here at Dale Hollow We are just so conveniently located to the lake!! And to shopping, food, restaurants, etc. ( 35 minutes into Cookeville). Most everyone that has been inside is impressed with the style and cuteness of this place. It's been built with love and cared for with attention to detail. We hope you will come enjoy it as much as our family and friends have. We want to provide a small place for small gatherings...most of the time we will be close by in our home down the hill and can attend to your needs. All the while realizing your privacy and ours is essential! In other words, we're here if you need us and we'll keep away if you don't! It's kind of a southern hospitality thing!!

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