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Kelly's Kabin (Clifftops Resort)

38 Reviews
Bedrooms 2
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 1 - 3 nights

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Photos and Description of this 2 bedroom holiday cabin in Monteagle - Kelly's Kabin

Cabin, 2 bedrooms (Queensize beds), 1 Bath, (Sleeps 4)

KELLY'S KABIN is just minutes away from The University of the South (SEWANEE)!

KELLY’S KABIN is nestled on a five (5) acre lot in the exclusive, private Clifftops' Resort. Access to Clifftops is controlled by security personnel and electronic gates, so you can feel completely safe and secure during your stay! In the evening hours, there is always a choir of crickets to serenade you. This entertainment is provided each night free of charge!

The cabin has all the comfort and conveniences of home, but with the peace and quiet of a remote hide-away. From the minute you enter this mountain oasis you recognize the warm and inviting finishes it has to offer. From the hardwood floors to the fully equipped kitchen, to the pool table in the family room. You realize you have made a great destination decision.

The cabin features 2 bedrooms (queen size beds), 1 bath (tile), burbur carpeting in the 2 bedrooms, raised panel cabinetry (kitchen and bath), hardwood floors in the family room, and kitchen appliances (GE Profile).

The dining area features a table that seats 6 adults comfortably, with additional seating with TV tray set-up. You will run out of guests or family members before you will run out of seating when it is time to eat.

The family room offers a sofa. The rocker chair & recliner, makes watching a DVD movie on the 24' LG TV priceless family entertainment.

Tired, worn-out, stressed? Haven't had a vacation in a long time? Need to just call time out, getaway, and rest?

KELLY'S KABIN is your answer!

Relax in the hot tub, swim at the Clifftops Bluffside pool, take a stroll on the Domain of The University of the South (Sewanee), or just plain sit back and completely decompress.

Have a question? Give us a call or drop us a line.

*To make a RESERVATION, click the BOOK IT button to the right! As soon as we receive your reservation, we will forward you a CONFIRMATION email with specifics regarding your stay. (directions/lockbox code/resort gate code, etc.)

Thanks in advance for staying at KELLY'S KABIN!

Keywords: Cabin

More Details
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed

John Barton
Member since: 2001
Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
15 October, 2016
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Why John Barton chose Tennessee

Gatlinburg / Pigeon Forge used to be our favorite weekend getaway destination. Then we discovered Monteagle Mtn (Closer to home, No crowds, No Traffic, Scenic mountain vistas beauty)

What makes this cabin unique

1 day getaway at KELLY'S KABIN = a feeling of a 3 day weekend full of rest and relaxation

Guestbook comments from the owner

Dear John,

Your beautiful house was thoroughly enjoyed by our family. Thank you so much for making it available to us.

We closely followed all the instructions in your notebook yet one of my sons still managed to leave his favorite baseball cap in the front bedroom.

I would like to send a self -addressed, postage paid envelope to you so it can be sent to him in Washington, DC. I will be most appreciative if you can have your property manager retrieve it for me.

With warm regards,
May 2016
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Kelly's Kabin (Clifftops Resort)
average rating of 4.894737 based on 39 reviews

Guestbook Comment

  • 5 of 5

We were there for Sewanee Parents Weekend - our last! The cabin is very comfortable - stocked with all the trappings for a restorative weekend. Hot tub, fireplace, front porch, bikes - what more could you need? It's also convenient to campus as well as restaurants. We would stay there again.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 17, 2007
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2007
  • Source: HomeAway
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A weekend in the woods.

  • 5 of 5

The cabin was perfect for our stay away from it all. We sat on the porch with a great book. Walked through the trails around the house. Clifftops is wonderful with wildlife and a beautiful lake. We left wanting to buy our own piece of paradise. The house was clean and and had everything we needed. Thank you for sharing your home!

  • Review Submitted: Oct 19, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Quaint little getaway w/ a hot tub!

  • 5 of 5

We loved this simple little getaway, it was perfect for what we needed! The hot tub was a big selling point, and we definitely got some good use out of it! It's pretty far back into the neighborhood (probably like 10-12 minutes) so if you're doing a lot of back and forth in one day just something to consider. Overall we were thrilled with our find and thoroughly enjoyed our stay!

  • Review Submitted: Sep 19, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Glad you guys enjoyed the hot tub and cabin! The cabin is located deep in Clifftops, however, the peace and quiet, solitude, and seclusion, are awfully hard to beat! Thanks for staying at Kelly's Kabin!
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  • 5 of 5

Beautiful location, really enjoyed our time there. Just a couple of thoughts:

1. The mattresses are pretty firm/hard, maybe look into upgrading those to something a little more comfortable.

2. Would have been nice to just be able to start the dishwasher and leave vs. having to put everything away as well. We were needing to get on the road and had to hand-wash our dishes. The dishwasher is more sanitary than hand-washed for the next guest.

Other than that, it was great, very clean and a gorgeous lot. Would absolutely recommend!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 26, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Cozy and cute, with all necessary amenities

  • 5 of 5

If you're looking for a simple, frills-free but comfortable place in the Sewanee area, I'd recommend Kelly's Kabin for your stay. The property is located in a gated community but feels absolutely secluded--I couldn't see or hear any neighbors from the house, which sits on a wooded lot deep in the community. The home is more than a cabin but isn't by any means luxurious--but then again, I tend not to seek out luxury in rural Tennessee. That said, it's got everything you need to make a temporary home--washer and dryer, dishwasher, kitchen stocked with all necessary cooking utensils, plenty of blankets and towels--plus a little extra, like a hot tub, tiny hibachi grill, and bicycles for tooling around. I had no need to contact the owners during my stay since the directions on getting into the community and property were clearly explained via email, but I have no reason to believe they'd be difficult to reach if necessary.

There aren't many offerings in the area in the way of culture, dining, or nightlife, but if you're planning a trip to Monteagle/Sewanee, you probably don't expect there to be. A cute cafe, basic grocery, and some very pretty hiking is what we found and all that we needed for our weekend getaway.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 7, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Cozy cabin in the woods!

  • 5 of 5

A beautiful, cozy setting. The perfect get away for my husband and me! Everything we needed including a choice of jigsaw puzzles on a rainy day! Only thing we didn't think to bring was charcoal for the small grill....an easy fix at Dollar General! Kelly's Cabin had all of the kitchen essentials, plenty of linens and most of sll -- lots of beautiful nature to sit on the covered front porch and enjoy!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 6, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
90 Miles
Nearest Golf
5 Miles
Sewanee Golf Club
Nearest Motorway
3 Miles
Hwy 41
Nearest Restaurant
3 Miles
Car: necessary

Traveling with another family and need another cabin at Clifftops, no problem. We have several good friends with cabins at Clfftops ranging in sizes of: 1 bedroom, 2 bedrooms, and 3 bedrooms. We will be happy to assist in making these reservations work for you. We will do whatever we can to make your vacation in paradise as memorable as possible.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cabin in Monteagle, Tennessee

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
VIP Special
11 Nov 2016 - 13 Nov 2016
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights
Thanksgiving Weekend
23 Nov 2016 - 26 Nov 2016
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 3 guests; add £14 per night, per additional guest
New Years
30 Dec 2016 - 1 Jan 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 3 guests; add £14 per night, per additional guest
Sewanee Graduation
11 May 2017 - 14 May 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
My Standard Rate
1 night minimum stay
for 1 night
Notes: Rates are based on 3 guests; add £14 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £61 + Tax
Tax Rate 13.5%

CANCELLATIONS: All reservations must be cancelled 90 days prior to arrival to receive a refund minus a $35.00 cancellation fee. Reservations not cancelled 30 days prior to arrival will not be refunded for any reason. Guest shall have the opportunity to reschedule their stay for another time, if available. (Holidays and Special weekends excluded.)

REFUNDS: No refunds will be given due to weather conditions or for early departures.

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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cabin in Monteagle, USA

Property Type:
  • cabin
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1200 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Monument View ...
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Heating ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Fireplace
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Total - 2 Queen size Beds (1) One bedroom features a queen size bed with side table & lamp, a dresser with mirror. (2) The second bedroom features a queen size bed with dresser & lamp.
  • CD Player
  • Game Room ...
  • Games
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
  • Video Player
  • Terrace ...
  • Tennis
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Hot Tub ...
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • Boating
  • Horseshoes
  • Shopping
  • Shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • caving
  • swimming
  • tennis

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