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**LAST MINUTE SPECIALS** Lake Cabin with New Hot Tub, Boat Slip & Amazing Views

People10
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Separate WC's1
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

Overview


Details
Property
cabin
People
10
Bedrooms
3
Bathrooms
2
Minimum Stay
2 - 7 nights

About the property

3 Bedrooms, 2.5 Bathrooms, Sleeps 10

Thrasher's Nest is a three story cedar cabin built in 2007, overlooking Watauga Lake, said to be the third cleanest lake in the county. Our cabin has 3 bedrooms a loft, 2 1/2 baths, and sleeps 10 comfortably. Soak in the large, six person hot tub or just enjoy the views of the Cherokee National Forest and Watauga River Gorge from the large deck.

The bottom floor has a master bedroom plus another bedroom, a bathroom, and large laundry room. The main floor has another full tile bath, beautiful kitchen with black granite tiled counter tops, and access to the deck. Both bathrooms feature beautiful tile, large jetted tubs, and rainfall shower heads. Upstairs you will find another bedroom with two queen beds, a half bath, and a loft area with a day bed, foosball table, and TV with PlayStation and other games.

Dock your boat or jet ski, fish, take a trip in our canoe, or just enjoy swimming from the included dock and dedicated boat slip. Other amenities include a washer and dryer, all major appliances, hair dryer, central air, gas fireplace, satellite TV, and free wireless internet. Linens, towels, dishes, utensils, and cookware are provided. We also provide a high chair and portable crib (sheets not provided) in this family friendly home. Pets are welcome for a small pet fee.

Aside from fishing the 13 species of game fish in the lake, swimming, and boating, there are many other outdoor activities in the area year round.

Hawksnest provides snow tubing and zip lining.

Beech Mountain is a great place for skiing, snow tubing, snow boarding, and ice skating.

Sugar Mountain also has great ski slopes.

Wahoo Adventures and Mountain Adventure Guide offer rafting and other outdoor adventures.

Tweetsie Railroad is a great stop for families.

Grandfather Mountain is the highest peak in the Blue Ridge Mountains. View the animal habitats, including bears, cougars, and river otters, or walk across the mile high swinging bridge.

We hope you take the opportunity to rest and relax in our cabin while spending your time enjoying the lake, nature, and each other!

More Details

Owner
Emily Good
Member since: 2015
Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
24 February, 2017

Reviews

Excellent! 4.6/5 -
(22 traveller reviews)

**LAST MINUTE SPECIALS** Lake Cabin with New Hot Tub, Boat Slip & Amazing Views
average rating of 4.6363635 based on 22 reviews
4

Beautiful setting and great setup for the 5 of us and 3 dogs! Very comfortable!

  • 4 of 5

Our family had a fabulous Christmas stay at Thrashers Nest! Everything we needed was available! Having the 3 floors worked great for my son & wife on the top floor with their 2 dogs and my daughter in one room on the bottom floor and my husband and our dog In the other room! The deck was fabulous.... lots of room and worked well with the dogs and could close the gates so they could not get out! The weather just didn't cooperate the best! But nothing can be done about that! There are only a few things I just want to mention.....the description of the cabin does not say exactly say how steep the roadway up and the driveway were! We had expected to do a lot more hiking/walking and the very steep hill prevented a lot of that! Also.... my daughter had mentioned to you the smell in one of the downstairs bedrooms.....but after opening the doors and windows it finally aired out! And the oven was very dirty! We cooked just about every day in the oven.... and the first night it smoked quite a bit due to the oven being so dirty! It really needed a good cleaning! And some of the cupboards were rather dirty! And some of the jets on the hot tub did not work.... don't know if it was operator error but maybe a manual on how to operate would be useful! Beside that.... we had a very enjoyable stay... couch is very comfy.... the beds not as comfy but they worked! I hope you get a lot of rain this spring to fill the lake....it is such a beautiful area! Thank you for the use of your property.... it was a great experience!

  • Review Submitted: Jan 7, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

Great getaway with amazing views

  • 4 of 5

This was a wonderful place to celebrate our five year anniversary with good friends. The space was cozy and welcoming. We ate well and loved the hot tub overlooking the lake. I only wish the beds were a little more comfortable.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 21, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Everything was great.

  • 5 of 5

We had a great time at Thrashers nest last week. Emily is very nice and accommodating. This cabin has a wonderful view of the lake and is cozy, comfortable and homey. Highly recommended.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 10, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Amazing views, beautiful cabin and so peaceful.

  • 5 of 5

Our stay at this cabin was incredible. Everything you could need is there and everything was very clean. The view is beyond beautiful. Everything was better than the pictures. The beautiful colors of the leaves were a sight to behold. The Goods were so pleasant and easy to work with. The area is so pretty around there and we look forward to coming back. .

  • Review Submitted: Oct 19, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Fabulous!

  • 5 of 5

This place is absolutely gorgeous. You cannot beat the views from here, and the owners are very good with communicating. We will definitely be coming back. Very nice place to sit back and relax and just enjoy the views. There is also great fishing and boating available as well. Just a wonderful place all around. Thank you!

  • Review Submitted: Sep 15, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Very nice house.

  • 4 of 5

Great house with view of mountains and lake. Our family spent the days on the lake and hiking to a nearby waterfall. The area around the house is very scenic and quiet. Walk from house to lake is kind of steep, but doable. It is much easier to drive down the mountain. I recommend visiting Thrasher's Nest.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 4, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Golf
17 Miles
Redtail Mountain Golf Club
Nearest Restaurant
17 Miles
Captain's Table
Nearest Ski
17 Miles
Beech Mountain

Located 41 miles from Bristol Motor Speedway.

Located 30-45 minutes from Boone, Blowing Rock, and Banner Elk, and ski mountains.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cabin in Butler, Tennessee

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
25 May 2017 - 25 Jun 2017
7 night minimum stay
£2,047
for 7 nights
From
£276
 
 
Summer1
26 Jun 2017 - 30 Jun 2017
4 night minimum stay
£1,218
for 4 nights
From
£276
 
 
Summer2
1 Jul 2017 - 5 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
£2,047
for 7 nights
From
£276
 
 
Fall
6 Sep 2017 - 19 Nov 2017
2 night minimum stay
£511
for 2 nights
From
£199
 
 
Thanksgiving
21 Nov 2017 - 26 Nov 2017
2 night minimum stay
£647
for 2 nights
From
£267
 
 
Winter holidays
21 Dec 2017 - 2 Jan 2018
2 night minimum stay
£647
for 2 nights
From
£267
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
£475
for 2 nights
From
£181
£1,290
 

Additional pricing information

Cleaning fee £112
Pet Fee £60
Refundable Damage Deposit £401
Tax Rate 13.0%

Ask about last minute discounts!
If your group is larger than 10, we can refer you to other cabins nearby available for rent.
Rates subject to change until reservation is confirmed.
You may pay online through online booking, by check, or by PayPal. If using PayPal you will be charged a $35 fee.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cabin in Butler, USA

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 2300 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Lake View ...
  • Mountain View ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Jacuzzi
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Jacuzzi
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet
  • Both full bathrooms feature jetted tubs, large showers with rain shower heads, and beautiful tile.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 2 Large Double Bed
  • Master with king bed located downstairs with sliding glass door providing access to covered parking below the deck. Second bedroom downstairs with queen bed also has sliding glass door. Upstairs bedroom has two queen beds. There is also a loft upstairs with a day bed and trundle.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Table Football
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Video Games ...
Outside:
  • Terrace
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Barbecue
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
Attractions:
  • marina
Leisure Activities:
  • Boating
  • horse riding
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • Wildlife Viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • Rock Climbing
  • ski
  • Snowboarding
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • whitewater rafting
Notes:
A community dock with shed is included in this rental. You have a space to park a boat or jet ski and can use the dock for fishing and swimming. Boats and jet skis can be rented at nearby marinas or you can launch your own boat from a marina if you desire.

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