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Sleeps 14. Lake access, Mtn & Water Views, Canoe, Boatslip, HOT TUB. near Boone!

Red Top Retreat Over looking lake, mountains and Cherokee National Forest.
5 reviews
Red Top Retreat Over looking lake, mountains and Cherokee National Forest.
Living area with comfy furnishings, open floor plan to sun room, dining room & kitchen. WiFi.
Living area and Sunroom. Lots of window, glass doors open up to decking with great views!
Sunroom, new sofa, stuffed bear and glass doors leads to decking from either direction.
Stairs to loft bedroom.
Great Room offers a Stone gas log fire place, TV & Wifi.
View out the main level windows - gorgeous!
Kitchen has all the appliances from home.
Looking down into the kitchen
The kitchen area offers a separate island with  stools at bar area for extra seating.
Custom Kitchen with all the amenities
Large spacious dining area just off kitchen and living area.
View from your deck, WoW!  Lots of decking & deck furniture on every level.
Decking over looking the lake and mountains.
Queen in the down stairs Master with full attached bath.
King in the master on main with connecting bath & sliding glass doors onto decking.
Game room offers another stone fire place, gas logs and TV.
Game Room with Pool & poker table.
game room has extra love seat, game table and four chairs.
additional table w/4 chairs in game room.
Master bath main level with double sink.
Side covered deck and large hot tub
2 Extra Large Spacious bedrooms both have double full size beds
2 Extra Large Spacious bedrooms both have double full size beds
Plenty of Parking /side of cabin. Entrance
Gorgeous Views in all directions
Private outdoor fire pit - great for roasting marshmallows and telling ghost stories.
View from your Hot tub
Rent a boat or bring your own. Boat slip provided.
Complimentary Canoe.  Fun for all the family.
From your dock. Canoe Trip down the river, straight into the Cherokee National Forest.
And hike into the Cherokee National Forest
Our location is unique where Watauga lake and Watauga River intersect.  You have the best of both.
View from the dock.
80% of Watauga lake is Cherokee National Forest and water like glass!
Come sail the seas.
Rent boats at the local marina.
Come and visit the prettiest lake in the country.
Where the scenery is second to none.
Great area restaurants
Fine dining to family style.
Unique and entertainment.
Owner operated & culinary chiefs.
Local Traffic
Lots of decking with great views.
4 bathrooms total. This is the half bath on the main level.
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5 Bedrooms, 4 Bathrooms, Sleeps 14
Butler, Tennessee
Interaction with guests
Yes, all guests are provided with local contacts. The housekeeper is only a five minute drive and happy to help guests with reasonable requests. Our maintenance man is the general contractor who built this cabin and is very familiar with its mechanic's. He is happy to help you. If an accident occurs during your stay please don't hesitate to call maintenance or housekeeping. We need to know asap so we can get it fixed before the next guest.
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English first
Birmingham, Alabama
1 review
Reviewed 18 August 2014 for a stay in August 2014

This cabin is one of the best we have stayed at in our 15 years of taking this summer trip. The cabin was very clean. Only exception were drawers in island. Unfortunately, renters don't often take care of kitchen tools and this is evident here as with most places we stay. I cook a lot on this trip and am...

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Thanks so much for your kind words. Know that you all are welcome back anytime. Thanks too for taking the time to write such a nice review. Your words are most appreciated.


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Reviewed 25 October 2013 for a stay in October 2013
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So glad you boys had a good time. I've got your deposit for your stay in March and look forward to seeing you again. Thanks so much for your kind...


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Reviewed 23 October 2013 for a stay in October 2013
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Management response:

Thank you so much, your kind words are most appreciated.. Yes, the views there are second to none. So glad you enjoyed them as much as we do. Look forward...


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  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Blender
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (10)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(4)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Garage
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Hot Tub
  • Internet Access
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (10)
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Porch
  • Private Fishing Lake/River
  • Private Garden
  • Queen Beds:(2)
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Secure Parking
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
Pets are welcome for an additional fee. Email the type of animal, breed and weight for approval. Please do not bring more guests than allowed. Only paying and registered guests...
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 3 nights
₹ 23,622
US$ 365
₹ 24,269
US$ 375
₹ 1,67,939
US$ 2,595
15 Oct 2017 -
22 Nov 2017
Fall Foliage!
3 nights
₹ 23,622
US$ 365
₹ 24,269
US$ 375
₹ 1,29,110
US$ 1,995
26 Nov 2017 -
14 Dec 2017
Discounted Early Winter Dates
3 nights
₹ 19,739
US$ 305
₹ 24,269
US$ 375
₹ 1,29,110
US$ 1,995
15 Dec 2017 -
23 Dec 2017
Ready for Christmas Dates
3 nights
₹ 24,269
US$ 375
₹ 1,65,351
US$ 2,555
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Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to Indian Rupees and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
  • Cleaning fee: ₹ 11,973 / stay - Fee
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Once paid you'll receive an extensive welcome package giving you direction to area activities, as well as restaurants, shopping boat rentals, Ski resorts, etc ..
Once your balance is paid you'll be sent your assigned key code as well as directions.
Rates are based on the number of guests in your party. Make sure you include the correct number of guests so enough supplies (towels, linens, pillows) are provided. You are welcome to bring a furry family member. If you plan to bring a furry family member know there is a $100 pet fee. If you don't see the pet fee on your ebill then request one via email to alakecabin4u@gmail.com. You are welcome to bring young small children at no charge as long as you plan to bring their bedding. However if you want us to provide bedding then you would need to include children into the total so enough linens, towels, pillow and blankets are provided. Bringing unannounced guests or pets will forfeit your deposit.
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About the neighbourhood
Where the Smokey Mtns meet the Appalachian Mtns.
This place overlooks the Cherokee National Forest & Watauga lake. In just a short walk, at the base of the mountain you have a boat slip and canoe. This home is just off Hwy 321 Between Elizabethan Tn and Boone NC 35 mins to the Track - Race fans welcome. Plenty of parking and easy to find.
Watauga Lake, East Tennessee, Western North Carolina, Boat Rentals, Watauga River, Cherokee National Forest ,Roan mountain state park, Rhododendron Festival, Blowing Rock , Boone NC, Grandfather mountain, Lineville , Banner Elk , Ski Beech, Sugar Mtn , Bristol , Bristol Speedway, Race week, Blue Grass festivals. Just a short distance from the NC / TN state line in East Tennessee. Nestled between the Appalachian and Great Smoky Mountains. Excellen...
Getting around
All guests are provided with a detailed welcome package that tells you where everything is from gas to nearest beer run to towns with unique dinning and live entertainment and of course the usual hiking trails, boat rentals, rafting, skiing and more! Guests will need transportation during their stay. Rent one at the airport or drive your own. During winter months when it snows it snows on occasion. Its not Montana but we encourage guests to rent/drive four wheel drive vehicles if a lot of snow is in the forecast. Paved to your back door.
Car recommended
How to get there
Yes, You'll get directions to this property as well as an extensive welcome package to help you with vacation plans. Paved to your back door. Easy to find.
Activities nearby
Nearest Beach: 4.8 km.
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