Land of the Noon Day Sun. Two miles from beautiful Lake Nantahala.
1000 square feet, 2 bedroom, 2 full bath. Sleeps 10. Fully furnished.
Mountains, farms, meadows, streams, lakes, rivers and woods.
"Beautiful taste of rural, small-farm life." -Jackie, Virginia Beach, Virginia
"Love the location, privacy and price. Can't wait to come back!" -The Byers, Knox, Indiana
"I love how secluded it is. The drive up is breathtaking! The bed was comfy and the water is wonderful. Our stay was cozy and made it feel like it was our home." -Megan, Jacksonville, Florida
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What Renters Say
Map of Lake Nantahala
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Close to "Tail of the Dragon"
Hunting Near the Vacation Rental
Enjoy the Mountains
Low cost, affordable housing for your holiday trip.
To rent our "cabin" email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
We are happy to talk with you about your holiday plans.
Corporate (business) travelers are welcome.
Let us know how we can help you.
"Robin and I had a wonderful time staying in your vacation rental. Your organic farm is an inspiration and appreciated the eggs. We enjoyed a great meal at nearby Lake's End restaurant. We sat on their deck and watched the sun go down across the lake while having a wonderful meal. We will be back soon and bring friends." -Danny, Marietta, Georgia
"The house was clean and spacious. Our stay was very comfortable and pleasant. We enjoyed the tour of the farm (the children especially). The local attractions guide Nancy wrote was very helpful." -Roshand, New Orleans, Louisiana
"We loved having a very detailed guide with the area attractions. We enjoyed the garden space in the back of the property. Indoors was a cozy, well-equipped cottage." -Jocelyn, south Florida
"It is a beautiful area along Wayah Road, and everyone we met was very friendly and helpful." -Linda, Cleveland, Georgia
All months except June/July/October: $68/night, $392/week, $1490/month.
June, July: $79/night, $530/week, $1868/month.
October: $89/night, $530/week, $1868/month.
The above rates are for 2 people with a maximum of 10 people.
If more than 2 people, each extra person is $11/person/night.
There is a 2 night minimum stay.
Sleeps ten: Queen, Full, 2 Twins, Sofabed, Futon.
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Checks if not Certified need 30 days to clear. USA banks only.
Nonrefundable cleaning fee of $49.
Plus 10% local and state tax.
To hold your reservation a 50% deposit is needed.
If less than 30 days before rental date, then 100% is needed.
At least 1 guest must be over 21. No house parties.
If you need to cancel your reservation:
Cleaning fee and security deposit are always refunded.
If cancel 1 week or less before rental date, then no refund.
We have turned people away to keep the date open for you.
If cancel more than 1 week before date, then 50% refund.
There may be flexibility with these rates depending upon
the time of year and how much advance notice.
Check-in is 3 pm or after. Check-out is before 10 am.
Children welcome. Sorry no pets. Guests provide their own meals.
You can park a small boat (18 feet or less) near the road. Let me know if bringing a boat.
In Macon County, 2 Hours West of Asheville
45 Minutes Northeast of Murphy, North Carolina
In Nantahala in the Appalachian mountains at 3200 feet.
On Long Branch Road, Topton, NC 28781.
"Great place- comfy, cozy, clean and warm. Area is beautiful. Farm animals were interesting and a lot of fun to interact with. You were a great host- thank you! Highly recommended." -Laura, Atlanta, Georgia
"Wonderful, clean home. Nancy made us feel so welcome and our boys truly enjoyed the farm tour. They were thrilled to feed the animals and learn how to be farmers." -Jamie, Charlotte, NC
"A comfortable respite close to many great outdoor activities." -John, Atlanta, Georgia
"We had everything we need, even more. The house is very clean and decorated in good taste. It is set up by a very considerate owner. We love the location, the comfort and tranquility of this house. It beats the expensive and pretentious B&B we came from. I like to cook my own meals in a kitchen which has everything I need!" -Jane, Massachusetts
"Amazing location, cozy home. Loved hiking around the mountains and toodling about the lake. Great place to curl up with a good book or movie after a day in the mountains." -Ben, Greenville, South Carolina
1 minute away from horseback riding rentals.
5 minutes away from Nantahala Lake.
10 minutes away from fly fishing in streams and Nantahala River.
10 minutes away from hiking the Bartram Trail.
12 minutes away from raft put-in at Wayah Road and Highway 19/74.
25 minutes away from Nantahala Outdoor Center and Nantahala Gorge.
25 minutes from hiking the Appalachian Trail.
28 minutes from wagon rides.
35 minutes to "Tail of the Dragon" motorcycle adventure.
37 minutes from Harrah's Cherokee Valley River Casino in Murphy.
48 minutes from historic train rides.
Escape to the mountains. Local activities include whitewater rafting, fishing, boating, horseback riding, canoeing, kayaking, hiking, hunting, shooting range, jet skiing, snow skiing, snowboarding, sledding, mountain biking, motorcycling, ATV riding, swimming, rock climbing, bird watching, wildlife observation, scenic driving, antiquing, waterfalls, walking, flying lessons, picnics, star gazing, nature walks, autumn leaf sightseeing, zipline canopy tours, Snowbird Wilderness Outfitters, John Campbell Folk School, gambling casinos, and Native American cultural events such as those found at the Cherokee Nation Reservation.
This area is very rural. You are surrounded by farms, mountains and streams.
Murphy and Franklin are 40-45 minutes away. Asheville is 2 hours away.
It is 40 minutes from the closest Walmart or Lowes in Murphy.
The closest town is Andrews which is 20-25 mintues away.
In Andrews are the nearest grocery store (Ingles) and drug stores (Kerr or Turner).
There is a locally-owned general store (Batemans) just down the road (1/4 mile).
There are 2 restaurants (Lakes End, Wayah Cafe) 5 minutes away.
About the Holiday Rental House ("Cottage")
There is DSL high-speed internet, both wired and wireless.
You bring your computer or other device.
There is Dish TV in the living room.
There is a VCR and VHS tapes in a bedroom.
There is a landline phone with unlimited local and long distance
within the United States. No calls outside the United States.
There is poor cell phone service. Verizon has the best reception.
There is a wifi hot spot 1/2 mile away at Batemans General Store.
There are other wifi spots in the area.
The house is 24 x 40 feet long, about 1000 square feet.
There is a shed next to the house but it is not included with the rental.
There is covered parking for 2 motorcycles.
Has a fenced in yard that is 25 feet x 41 feet. Has a picnic table.
It has a covered porch on the side with a BBQ grill and chairs.
There is a firepit for a campfire.
Has a 32" wide ramp to the door if needed for wheelchair or walker.
The front door is 31" wide. The inside doors are 26.5" wide.
The bathroom doors are 23" wide.
House is clean and in good condition.
It is all wood floor except for the kitchen.
Heated with central electric heat.
Cooled with central air conditioning but it is not needed much.
In the summer it goes down to 50s or 60s at night.
Has washer and dryer.
Includes sheets, blankets, pillows, towels, etc.
The water is from a spring. The water here is very good.
No smoking in house as consideration for other renters who do not smoke.
Children are welcome.
Dogs are allowed. There is a small fenced-in yard around part of the house that is perfect for dogs. They have a covered area to stay out of rain or sun. There is an extra charge for pets of $30 per pet. Dogs need to be house broken, on flea medicine, and well behaved. If your dog is alone in the house, he needs to be in a cage/crate. When outside the fenced yard, your dog should be on a leash. Please limit barking. If you are bringing a dog(s), let me know how many. Thank you for your thoughtfulness.
The landlords house is next door about 350 feet away.
This is a very quiet, peaceful area with farm animals and wildlife.
Location Map and Local Attractions
Nantahala Farm in the Mountains of Western NC
Macon County (close to Cherokee, Graham and Swain Counties)
Topton, North Carolina 28781
No pickup at farm.
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828-321-9036 every day 10 am to 6 pm eastern time.
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