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Luxurious & private cabin located near Chattanooga & three beautiful state parks

29 Reviews
Bedrooms 3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

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Photos and Description of this 3 bedroom holiday home in Dunlap - Green Forest Gables

Three bedroom, three bath home in the mountains, surrounded by nature and views

Comfortable and contemporary cabin on 13 acres is located in the mountains of the Cumberland Plateau. Home is located near several Civil War historical sites and situated between three of the most beautiful state parks in East Tennessee: Fall Creek Falls State Park, Savage Gulf Natural Area and Rock Island State Park. House is 15 minutes from downtown Dunlap, 45 minutes from Chattanooga and the airport, 25 minutes from Soddy Daisy and 2 hours from Nashville.

Bring yourself or your family for a relaxing vacation you won't forget. The cabin is surrounded by nature but easy to get to with an expertly maintained gravel road .8 mile directly to the house with new paved streets and four lane highways at the end of the gravel road. Wake in the morning and sip coffee on the deck while quietly watching the deer, turkey and fox walk through the property all while enjoying the cool fresh mountain air, beautiful sunrise over the mountain and the sweet sounds of nature. Or, enjoy the steam sauna before or after your morning run or hike.

Bring your fishing poles if you like, as there is a gorgeous two hundred acre lake at Fall Creek Falls State Park 12 miles away where visitors can enjoy spending the day hiking in the mountains, fishing, canoeing or Kayaking.

Perfect quiet family getaway located in the Cumberland Plateau. In the heart of nature and close to several fantastic parks and historical civil war sites.

House is new, very comfortable and fully equipped with everything you need for your stay from high speed internet, linens, towels, hair dryer, dishes, full cook wear and an outdoor state park style wood or charcoal burning grill for delicious BBQs.

large six person outdoor table with sun umbrella and chairs, four log rocking chairs and four super comfy, 'zero gravity' reclining chairs to relax in on the lawn. Close to major shopping and restaurants in Dunlap, Sparta, Soddy Daisy and Chattanooga.

Fine dining, night clubs, sea aquarium, museum and attractions offered in downtown Chattanooga, only 45 minutes away.

Property is located only 12 miles to Fall Creek Falls State Park and Savage Gulf Natural Area and 30 minutes from Rock Island State park, where visitors can enjoy many outdoor activities like: rock climbing, cycling, swimming, hiking, world class golfing, horseback riding, kayaking, boating, tennis, fishing, hunting, horseshoes, mountain biking, hang gliding, antiquing, sight seeing, wildlife viewing and much more.

There is so much to do and see, one trip will not be enough. Also check out other interesting places in the near like Cumberland Caverns, Rock City, Ruby Falls, Shiloh Civil War Battlefield or Look out Mountain in Chattanooga, just to name a few.

Make plans now, to visit during the summer season as the home fills up fast. The scenery and wildlife here is fascinating and romantic, especially up here in the mountains.

A wheel chair ramp is provided upon request for guests who require assistance.

For guests arriving by plane, rental cars are offered at the Chattanooga airport (CHA) and just outside the airport with a free shuttle provided to pick you up and take you back.

More Details
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair accessible

Property Manager
Terri Ramsey
Member since: 2014
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few hours
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Calendar last updated:
13 October, 2016
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About Terri Ramsey

We are two sisters with a great love of nature and spending time together with family and friends. This is our way to accomplish both goals and hope you will enjoy the serenity we have.

Terri Ramsey purchased this house in 2010

Why Terri Ramsey chose Tennessee

This is not just a rental but our personal cabin which we have opened for others to enjoy. The original owner lovingly designed and built the home as his retirement destination before love took him to Hungary to be with his wife. You will feel all of the special touches that make this a special place. My sister and I purchased it because of our love of the outdoors, the peace and calm that nature provides, and being able to share time with family and friends.. The home is located a short distance between three of the most beautiful state parks you will find in East Tennessee. The house has everything you will need for a memorable stay that will surely bring you and your family back a second time.

What makes this house unique

Travelers will enjoy a unique quality vacation with their loved ones or a romantic getaway with each other. The cabin is luxurious, comfortable well equipped with everything you will need and well suited for those who are seeking adventure as well as peaceful mountain surrounds that inspire awe. Wildlife is abundant in the area and is best viewed while either sipping coffee on the front porch in the morning or while driving through one of the lovely state parks nearby with your family.


based on 29 holidaymaker reviews

Luxurious & private cabin located near Chattanooga & three beautiful state parks
average rating of 4.862069 based on 29 reviews

Beautiful location for fall colors!! Great home!!

  • 5 of 5

This was a great home for our family to meet. We had family coming from multiple locations and we love the layout of the home with split bedroom floor plan and three great bathrooms. The clawfoot tub in the master bedroom was beautiful. The beds are very comfortable.

I would highly recommend this home!!

  • Review Submitted: Oct 17, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Susie! I'm so glad your family had a good time. I appreciate your communications throughout your stay as well. I hope you will be back very soon!
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Beautiful,scenic, private home with everything you need. if your visiting FCF, this is the spot

  • 5 of 5

Perfect for larger groups, home is very private and is stocked with everything you need. The only things you need to bring is personal items and food. There was some games which occupied our younger people. We dined on the deck several evenings. It's so perfect. It was so nice to be able to wash our clothing before leaving, because it's tiring after vacation to go home unpack and wash up. The owner and keepers were so nice to check in on us and ask if everything was okay and if we were enjoying ourselfs , it's also a tremendous value for larger groups and we were also so thankful to bring our fur babies.We're hoping to get booked in for years to come.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 15, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Melinda for taking the time to comment. My sister and I want everyone to have a great time enjoying family and friends. Please come back soon and tell your friends too!
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Castle Rock

Dog friendly cabin

  • 4 of 5

Nice, clean, private cottage with all amenities as listed on well-maintained property. The owner/manager representative was timely and thorough in communication. Great area for dogs to walk about and stretch legs. We spent our entire two days at the property to relax though we didn't make it to the sauna. We did find that the highway noise is a bit loud with trucks downshifting and with periods of heavy traffic. We've dropped the rating from 5 to 4 for only that reason. Perhaps a fountain in the front would help drown out that noise. Would recommend this property all the same.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 9, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your specific feedback and the helpful suggestion. It is the first time I have received this feedback so I appreciate it. We have plans to enhance the outdoor area with a larger fire pit and sitting area. We will look at incorporating your suggestion. Thanks again for taking the time to provide feedback. I hope you will come back to check on our improvements!
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the property was absolutely beautiful

  • 5 of 5

we had a great time for the short time we were there. the place was very clean wish we could have stayed longer the only thing i would suggest would be to put more silverware as 3 tea spoons are not enough and change the check out time to 10:00 thank you for letting us rent your cabin

  • Review Submitted: Oct 5, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the specific feedback. We have already changed the check-out time for future guests, and will get some more spoons. I hope you come back again soon.
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Murfreesboro, TN

The cabin is absolutely beautiful as well as the property.

  • 5 of 5

The cabin and the area it is located is 5+ stars. The cabin offers everything and more for a retreat near Fall Creek Falls. It is tucked back off the main road in total seclusion and privacy but yet near everything a family may need. My family and I rented this cabin for our family vacation to experience Fall Creek Falls State Park and to enjoy family time.

I enjoyed waking up in the early morning hour to enjoy a cup of coffee while sitting on the back deck listening to the birds and enjoying Mother Nature itself. In the evening my family and I spent time together grilling and sitting either on the beautiful back deck or around the fire pit. The property is very well maintained and offers a couple of sheds which provides you with wood for the fire pit, sauna and grill. It also has a fenced in area that I could let my fur baby run and play ball. The time my family and I spent at this cabin was priceless. We enjoyed making wonderful memories at such a beautiful place. I highly recommend this cabin to anyone who is wanting to spend time near Fall Creek Falls.

The owners are very kind and thoughtful people, Terri and Randy and they had taken time out of their day to call me to make sure we had everything we needed and to wish us a wonderful vacation. That meant so much to me.

Thank you, Terri and Randy for allowing us to rent your cabin. The only problem we had was leaving. :)

  • Review Submitted: Sep 30, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Lisa for such a warm review. I am so happy that you had a good time with your family. Life is so short we need to embrace every chance we can get to celebrate the simple pleasures. I hope you will be back soon!
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Wonderful home away from home

  • 5 of 5

My family and I could not have been more pleased with the accommodations. The location was awesome and afforded us the opportunity to experience small town as well as big city living.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 27, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for taking the time to share your experience. The blend of seclusion with access to lots of activities is one of the things that I love about this cabin. I hope you will be back soon.
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Nearest Airport
50 Miles
Chattanooga Metropolitan Airport
Nearest Barpub
13 Miles
Town of Dunlap
Nearest Golf
12 Miles
Fall Creek Falls
Nearest Motorway
0.5 Miles
TN Hwy 111
Nearest Restaurant
12 Miles
Fall Creek Falls
Car: necessary

Cumberland Caverns - 20 minutes away

Shiloh National Battlefield - 4 hours away

Dollywood - 4 hours away

Ruby Falls - 50 minutes away

Rock City - 50 minutes away

Lookout Mountain - 50 minutes away

Incline Railway - 50 minutes away


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Dunlap, Tennessee

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2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £11 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £98
Property Damage Protection £48
Pet Fee £16

Availability is subject to change until reservation is confirmed with at least partial payment. All pets must be approved and are $20.00 per pet per day.

A wheel chair ramp is provided upon request for guests who require assistance.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Dunlap, USA

Property Type:
  • house
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 2000 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • city centre ...
  • Golf Course Front ...
  • Golf Course View ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • resort ...
  • rural ...
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wood Stove ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure , Antique claw foot tub with two person tile shower
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure , Tile shower with tub
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure , Tile shower with tub
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed , New pillow-top mattress
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed , New Pillow-top mattress
    Bedroom 3 - 2 Double Bed , 1 Sofa bed/Futon , Two full size beds with new mattresses in upstairs loft.
  • New queen Serta air mattress also provided just in case.
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Boat ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets considered ...
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Sauna ...
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • Horseshoes
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • Shopping
  • Shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • pier fishing
  • Rock Climbing
  • roller blading
  • snorkelling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • whitewater rafting
Plan to visit in the fall season, to enjoy the changing of the leaves and view the abundant wildlife that are often seen at this time of year.

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