Waterside Cabin on river/13ac. Wineries,weddings,+


Entire cabin hosted by Dave

  1. 8 guests
  2. 4 bedrooms
  3. 4 beds
  4. 2 baths
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100% 5 stars. Our only listing. IN 13 ACRES OF WOODS ON THE RIVER in wine country is a hidden gem, a place of serenity & relaxation with only the sights & sounds of nature- an authentic log cabin made of beautiful natural wood outside & in
FEATURES: * Scenic river views
* HOT TUB, open & covered decks
* Deck over the river bank with a fireplace
* Close to many WINERIES, WEDDINGS, town & FUN for all ages
* Steps to river to fish, tube, yoga, pan for gold
* Wi-Fi; 2 TVs w/DirecTV (1 smart)

The space
-- has over 1000 feet of river frontage for you to enjoy and a lot more is viewable!
-- is NOT available for hosting any private events outside of staying guests.
-- does not allow smoking inside OR pets (sorry!)

Our place
Sleeps 8 & has 2 FULL bathrooms
-- Bedroom 1 : KING bed, river views
-- Bedroom 2 : QUEEN bed, river views
-- Bedroom 3 : QUEEN bed, view of woods
-- Bedroom 4 : open LOFT overlooking den accessible via stationary ladder. FULL bed
-- Kitchen TABLE has 6 seats (or use a bench for small kids)

Check-in anytime after 4pm. Check-out before 10.30am.

Accessibility: * Climbing steps is REQUIRED to reach the cabin.
The mobility-impaired would need assistance as the gently sloped 4 inch landscaped steps do NOT have a hand rail. Also, the main level is up ANOTHER set of stairs WITH hand rails.

Road Access
-- The last half mile to the cabin is a winding gravel country lane thru woods
-- You'll have to drive slowly & look out for deer/turtles/etc crossing at any time
-- Suitable for all vehicles except low riders

Location (in road miles)
-- 6 miles east of historic Dahlonega, site of the first major US gold rush.
-- 19 miles southwest of Helen (Bavarian)
-- 8 miles west of Cleveland

We'll share LOCAL TIPs with links so you can plan ahead & maximize your trip!
-- Things to see & do in the area
-- Wineries nearby
-- Restaurants

CLEANLINESS : Although cleanliness and disinfection has ALWAYS been top of mind for us we have enhanced our measures to follow CDC guidelines which takes additional time and effort hence the earlier check-out and later check-in times, we appreciate your understanding of this.
Check-in anytime after 4pm. Check-out before 10.30am.

* many wineries within 2-10 miles (scroll for list) and now a brewery too!
* dine & shop in historic Dahlonega (6m)
* many wedding venues (scroll for list)
* shop antique stores or Premium Outlets
* other various fun/adventure activities...
-- hike many scenic/waterfall trails nearby
-- enjoy a scenic drive in the mountains
-- go visit gold mines & a gold museum
-- fish, tube, canoe, kayak, zip, corn maze
-- Visit the local Zoo or a Wildlife Preserve
-- ride miles of trails at an ATV rental park
-- dine & shop in Bavarian Helen (19m)
-- Planetarium & Observatory
-- spend a day at the spa
-- horseback riding
-- Butterfly farm
-- Lavender farm
-- State parks, golf and more!


WINERIES: (distance from the cabin)
2m: Cavender Creek Vineyard/Winery
5m: Tesnatee River Winery and Meadery
6m: Etowah Meadery/Dahlonega Brewery
6m: Three Sisters Vineyards & Winery
6m: Kaya Vineyard & Winery
7m: Frogtown Cellars
7m: Dahlonega town: many tasting rooms
8m: Wolf Mountain Vineyards/Winery
9m: The Cottage Vineyard/Winery
10m: Accent Cellars tasting room
12m: Montaluce Winery & Restaurant
17m: CeNita Vineyards
18m: Yonah Mountain Vineyards


WEDDING VENUES: (distance from cabin)
The Oar House (4m); White Oaks Barn (6m); Cavender Castle (6m); Kaya Winery (6m); North Georgia Weddings (7m); Frogtown Cellars (7m); The 1888 House (7m); North Grove Hall (8m); Blue mountain Vineyards (10m); Horse Range Vista (10m); Willow Creek Farm (11m); Achasta (11m); Juliette Chapel (12m); Vezalay (12m); Montaluce (12m); The Venue at Farris (12m); The Ruins at Kellum Valley Farm (12m); Mountain Laurel Farm (14m); Sylvan Valley Lodge (19m); Sanctuary Estate (19m), Burruss Mill Falls -best small venue (waterfalls) and many more!

MORE CABIN DETAILS... Some ppl want to know every detail!

Our WATERSIDE CABIN has plenty of open & covered decks furnished for relaxation in mind. Enjoy the HOT TUB, rocking chairs, porch swing, table & chairs and benches while admiring the beautiful scenic views up and down the river ... BUT THERE IS MORE!

A RIVER DECK (now with bright LED lighting) cantilevered over the Chestatee river with a STONE FIREPLACE makes for a STUNNING HANGOUT SPOT for a fireside riverside evening with loved ones. Whose turn is it to roast the s'mores? You won't want to leave!

INSIDE THE CABIN all of the walls & ceilings are natural wood * scroll for "MORE CABIN DETAILS"

STEPS TO THE RIVER take you down to the waters edge. When not in flood stage the river allows us to use a sandbar to set a blanket/chair down, to stretch, perform yoga, to fish or swim from or even pan for gold from (cut me in!)

BRING YOUR OWN HAMMOCK, string it between two trees and fall asleep listening to the river and other sounds of nature.

GO WANDERING - There is also a small stream with a few small waterfalls that comes from a natural spring and an abundance of FLORA and FAUNA in the area to enjoy (wildflowers, ferns, deer, butterflies, frogs, turtles, geese, blue herons, owls and more!)

- a large LIVING ROOM with a wood burning STONE FIREPLACE;
- SMART internet-connected Ultra Hi-Def TV with DIRECTV;
- KITCHEN with natural wood cabinets & stone countertop;
- 2 QUEEN sized bedrooms with views of river & woods
- open LOFT over the den accessible via a stationary ladder with a FULL bed
- full bathroom with stone countertop

The MAIN LEVEL COVERED DECK outside has rocking chairs, benches and a storage box for firewood.

The MAIN LEVEL UNCOVERED DECK has a charcoal GRILL and side access to the kitchen.

The DOWNSTAIRS LEVEL inside has:
- DEN area with sofa, chairs, TV with DirecTV & DVD/blu-ray players;
- MASTER BEDROOM with a KING-sized bed and large closet;
- full bathroom with stone countertop;
- full laundry room

The COVERED DECK on this level has chairs, small tables, a bistro set and a porch swing.
The UNCOVERED DECK on this level has a large 5 person HOT-TUB


This cabin will be the perfect place to bring your friends and family for any occasion.
There IS so much to do around here IFFFF you can even leave the cabin and the river :)

Honestly, those that discover this place for the first time when they come to the area for a planned event like a wedding or a winery, they end up coming back here to enjoy it again and again, it's THAT popular once discovered... and it's THAT relaxing!

You can't go wrong choosing this cabin for your needs.

Dahlonega, it's pure gold!

TAXES and more :
Licensed for short term rental use only, NOT for hosting private events outside of staying guests.
AirBNB collects & remits taxes to Georgia (8% + $5/night) & Lumpkin county (5%).
Lumpkin County Short Term Rental (STR) License Number is 059.

Where you'll sleep

Bedroom 1
1 king bed
Bedroom 2
1 queen bed
Bedroom 3
1 queen bed

What this place offers

River view
Private beach access
Dedicated workspace
Free driveway parking on premises – 4 spaces
Private hot tub - available all year, open 24 hours
HDTV with Netflix, premium cable, standard cable
Free washer – In building
Free dryer – In building

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5.0 out of 5 stars from 104 reviews


Where you’ll be

Dahlonega, Georgia, United States

At the cabin enjoy seeing & hearing nothing but the river, the woods & wildlife! There is plenty to see and do in the area though...
* many wineries within 2-10 miles (see my list)
* Historic Dahlonega: dine, shop, entertain (6m)
* shop antique stores or at the Premium Outlets
* other various fun & adventure activities...:
--- gold mines/museum (1st US Gold Rush site)
--- enjoy some scenic drives in the mountains
--- hike scenic trails and see some waterfalls
--- watersports: canoe, kayak, tube, fish
--- rent a 2/4 seater ATV and ride trails
--- dine & shop in Alpine Helen (19m)
--- UNG Planetarium/Observatory
--- local petting Zoo & wildlife preserves
--- horse riding, Lavender farm, Butterfly farm
--- National Forest, State parks, golf and more!

Hosted by Dave

  1. Joined in March 2019
  • 104 Reviews
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Work hard. Stay humble. Smile often. Be kind. Stay honest. Be grateful. Travel when possible. Never stop learning. Be good to yourself and be good to others. Be yourself always. And love.

During your stay

The cabin is all yours for your stay. Your privacy will be respected so make yourself feel at home. I won't stop by to say hi/bye but I'm only one call/text away for any questions.

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Things to know

House rules

Check-in: After 4:00 PM
Checkout: 10:00 AM
Self check-in with lockbox
No smoking
No pets
No parties or events

Health & safety

Airbnb's COVID-19 safety practices apply
Pool/hot tub without a gate or lock
Nearby lake, river, other body of water
Carbon monoxide alarm
Smoke alarm

Cancellation policy