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"Hidden Gem" On Smith Lake, 3 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, Sleeps 10+

People10
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 - 5 nights
Popular Features
  • Washing Machine
  • Parking
  • Air Conditioning
  • Barbecue

Overview

About the property

"Hidden Gem" On Smith Lake, 3 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, Sleeps 10+

Welcome to "Hidden Gem" on Smith Lake. A mountain lovin' girl married to a lake lovin' boy found the perfect home to fit both of our loves. Hidden Gem provides guests the feeling of being nestled in a mountain cabin retreat while being located on beautiful Smith Lake. Our home has brought many Woosah (defi: tell someone to calm down and relax) moments for us that we would like to extend to you.

This cabin is our family's vacation spot, but we would love to share with others when we are not there. Hidden Gem is a 3 bedroom 2 bath log cabin nestled in a cove located on the main channel in the central part of the lake. It is perfect for families with small children who want a secluded spot to swim or fish without worrying about boat traffic. The home is located just minutes from Duncan Marina (where boat rentals are available).

The upstairs loft boasts a fantastic owners suite with a queen size bed, private bath with a spa inspired shower and relaxing sitting area with large flat screen TV, DVD player, and Wii play station. Downstairs hosts the remaining two bedrooms, bathroom, living room, and kitchen and dining area. Bedroom 1 consists of a queen size bed and has a TV and DVD player. Bedroom 2 has two futon bunk beds (futon folds out to full-size on bottom and twin on top). The living room has all leather furniture, flat screen TV, DVD player. There is a large video library available for your viewing enjoyment.

The kitchen is fully equipped with stainless steel appliances, including a gas stove, fridge, microwave, toaster, and coffee maker. There are also utensils and spices available for the avid cookers who like to whip up delicious meals! A charcoal grill is available for the grill masters as well.

In addition to lake access from our 10 X10 swim pier, our home is located across the street from the neighborhood rec area that has a tennis court, basketball court, and football/soccer field. We do offer the use of any equipment we have (soccer ball, tennis racquets and balls, basketball, archery equipment) for our guest to use during their stay.

The neighborhood boat launch is located just over 1/2 mile from our home and there is space available to store you trailer at the house.

The outside of the house has a sloping walk way down to the swim pier. We offer a canoe and aqua lily pad for guest to use for their enjoyment while here. There is a large fire pit for you to huddle around during the cool fall evenings and make s'mores or just enjoy some music from the outdoor speaker available. Or you might just want to enjoy some quiet reading time in the hammock that overlooks the lake. During chilly winter months you may just want to cozy up around the wood burning stove in the living room with a book or movie. The relaxing options are endless!

This home has been a wonderful place for our family to relax and reconnect, we hope that you will enjoy it as much as we have. We look forward to having you as guest in our home and sharing in your own Woosah moments!

(Is considered seasonal water and water levels fall low in late fall through the winter)

UPDATE 10/20/2016: We have recently added an additional vacation rental on Smith Lake that has year round water and a single slip boat dock with swim pier. Please feel free to check it out as well at VRBO #927680

More Details

Owner
Haley Smithing
Member since: 2015
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
22 May, 2017

About Haley Smithing

We are a busy family that lives in the Nashville, TN area. We decided we needed a place that we could escape the craziness of our everyday lives and reconnect with each other and nature. Hidden gem has been the best move we ever made! We want to be able to have other share in these types off moments too! We hope you will enjoy your time here as much as we do.

Why Haley Smithing chose Alabama

This property offers seclusion while still being on the lake. We try to offer things that will allow you to take a step away from your busy life and just reconnect with your family and the outdoors.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cabin in Arley in Winston County

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Lakefront
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Games
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Terrace
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Barbecue
  • Tennis
Suitability:
  • limited accessibility
Attractions:
  • churches
  • festivals
  • marina
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • Boating
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • snorkelling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(35 traveller reviews)

"Hidden Gem" On Smith Lake, 3 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, Sleeps 10+
average rating of 4.885714 based on 35 reviews
5

Great Property!

  • 5 of 5

Took my daughter and friends for 16th birthday! Fun was had by all.

  • Review Submitted: May 7, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
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5

Wonderful Cabin on the Lake

  • 5 of 5

We have a wonderful time at the cabin. It felt like a perfect mix of a mountain cabin and a lake house. The house is clean, up to date, and very well stocked. We could not have had a better experience!

  • Review Submitted: May 1, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
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Great property, awesome owners.

  • 5 of 5

Great property as described. Owners extremely flexible and a pleasure to work with. Highly recommended.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 27, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2017
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Updated amenities and a great location. We really enjoyed our time there.

  • 5 of 5

The house is solid. We really enjoyed swimming and fishing in the lake. The house is spacious and well maintained. We will definitely be back.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 22, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Clean and quiet.

  • 5 of 5

Home provided everything necessary.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 4, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Fantastic!

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful home in a great location! Very comfortable place to stay. Also, they've got everything: board games, balls, badminton, wii and games, movie collection for all ages, canoe, fireplace and outdoor fire pit (with wood provided for both), etc. I definitely recommend staying here!

  • Review Submitted: Apr 3, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cabin in Arley, USA

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Peak
25 May 2017 - 6 Aug 2017
5 night minimum stay
£1,096
for 5 nights
From
£203
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
£325
for 2 nights
From
£122
 

Additional pricing information

Pet Fee £77.3 + Tax
Cleaning fee £77.3 + Tax
Refundable Damage Deposit £386.51
Tax Rate 5.0%

Owner'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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