Secluded in its own river valley, this 3 bedroom, 3 bath log cabin features an all-wood interior like a true cabin. The large open floor plan has a living room with floor to ceiling windows overlooking the wilderness and river just yards away. A large kitchen and dining area provides lots of stretching out space along with a huge Master suite with a King size bed and private bathroom with 2-person garden jet jacuzzi bathtub. The 2nd bedroom has a Queen bed and the 3rd bedroom in the upstairs loft area has two twin day beds with pull out trundles to sleep 4 along with its very own private bathroom. The loft is an exceptional space for kids. The sleeper sofa in the living room converts into a queen bed that comfortably accommodates 2 extra guests, for a total of 10. There is seating for five in the great room for comfortable viewing of another flat screen TV, yes WIFI too!
The primary attraction at Rivers Edge is the large flat tract of land the cabin sits on. Secluded at the end of the road with no other homes in sight, both the front, side and rear yard are flat and level and perfect for spreading out with outdoor activities. The setting at Rivers Edge revolves around the amazing river named Talking Rock Creek which flows behind the cabin. With over 200 feet of creek frontage, the river is exceptionally easy to access. Boulders and natural beauty abound along the riverbank.The river is perfect for wading and swimming, fishing, tubing and kayaking. You can put in upstream and float back home in a couple hours. Also out back is a large fire pit and log benches for evening campfire fun or just sit back and see more stars than you have ever imagined. This pet friendly setting is perfect for all your family members, bring their favorite ball and let them vacation too.
The Kitchen is fully stocked with modern appliances and a full complement of cookware and serving ware. The center island bar is large and sturdy for overflow groceries or meal preparation. Up to 4 guests can also dine at the kitchen island for convenience, 6 more can easily fit around the large dining room table. From the dining room, one can access the rear deck that contains a gas propane grill (extra tank included) and picnic table for outdoor snacking and dining.
The King master suite is large and spacious with a huge walk-in closet and a private bathroom with dual vanities, 2-person jacuzzi bathtub and a large 48 inch wide stand up shower. The TV in the master is a 32 inch with DirectTV programming. Access to the rear deck and hot tub is through the rear patio doors.
Down the other hallway is a Queen bedroom with log bed frame and a 20 inch flat screen TV with DirectTV programming and a built-in DVD player. This is a private bedroom with a closet, dresser and end table.
The hallway also offers a full bathroom with shower/tub combo and a Washer and Dryer for guest convenience. Travel up a short flight of stairs to the loft with 2 twin beds with trundles, a private full bathroom and a another TV with DirectTV.
The rear deck sports a HUGE 7-person Spa Crest therapeutic hot tub, picnic table and propane gas grill with spare tank for outdoor dining and relaxing. The gorgeous flowing Talking Rock Creek that cuts along canyon walls is a few steps from the back deck. With the ability to enjoy river fun at this cabin is sure to meet your Appalachian experience expectations.
Added bonus, Rivers Edge Cabin is part of the Talking Rock Creek Resort. You have full access to both outdoor swimming pools (open Memorial Day thru Labor Day), fitness center, swimming/fishing pond and river access with some great fishing opportunities. Just minutes from the marina at Carters Lake, where you can rent pontoon boats, go fishing, swimming, hiking or ride some first class mountain bike trails.
Conveniently located halfway between Ellijay and Jasper, a few miles from Carters Lake with paved roads to your front door, easy to get to. Plenty of parking, and only a couple of easy stairs to get to the cabin. Shopping and restaurants are just thirty minutes away. Everything from waterfalls to wineries with day trips to Blue Ridge, Dahlonega, Amicalola Falls State Park, Ocoee whitewater rafting and miles of hiking and biking trails all right in your back yard. So come on up to Rivers Edge Cabin and make some Mountain Memories.
Minimum age of 25TripAdvisor property ID 2577150...Read more
Rivers Edge *Waterfront and Private* Ellijay, Georgia
Additional Location Information
Private gated community
This home is located in Talking Rock Creek Resort, a premier mountain resort community in the north Georgia Mountains, one and a half hours from downtown Atlanta, GA and about 25 minutes southeast of Ellijay, GA. The resort community is a secure gated community nestled below Carters Lake and alongside Talking Rock Creek, a premier trout and fly-fishing stream. The resort encompasses over 5,000 acres of secluded mountain territory and is filled with creek front, forest and mountain view homes and sites. With a Rec Center, 2 pools, tennis and basketball courts a Trout Lodge with riverfront access and a large fishing pond, Talking Rock Creek has all the natural amenities within minutes of your property. Read more details about all the resort amenities here: Talking Rock Creek Resort info.
More About This Location
Beach or lakeside relaxation, Mountain nearby, Rural retreats, Waterfront
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