Mountain Pearl is nestled in a very private wooded area above the banks of the Little Tennessee River just 10 minutes from Bryson City, and 20 minutes from Cherokee. With easy highway access to Fontana Lake, the NOC, and Tsali recreation center. There are lots to do and see in the area, including visits to the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, riding the rails of the Great Smoky Mountains Railroad, Hiking to waterfalls and tubing in the Deep Creek area. Fishing and pontoon boat rentals around Fontana Lake. Bryson City and Cherokee both offer unique shops full of treats for everyone.
Mountain Pearl captures the true cabin experience. The exterior of this log cabin features a lower deck and an upper deck that wraps the cabin providing lots of space for outdoor entertaining. As you park in a partially paved driveway, a step leads you upon the deck to the main entry of the cabin. To the left is the hot tub, privately located to enjoy relaxing under the stars. There is seating along both sides of the deck, perfect for taking in the fresh mountain breezes. The front of the deck features a large stone outdoor wood burning fireplace, a favorite spot to sit and enjoy a hot crackling fire. There is a gas grill located here and a nice picnic table, ready to serve up your favorite barbecue and cold drinks while relaxing with friends. Depending upon the season you can listen to the rushing river waters down below the cabin as they flow to the lake. There is no easy lake access from the cabin, but off in the distance, through the trees you can view the water. Summer months will provide a bit of lake view. There are locations within nearby driving distance to access the lake.
The main level features a large open floor plan. The great room includes the kitchen, dining area, and living room. This cabin has beautiful rustic and modern features. Vaulted ceilings span the space with large exposed log beams. There is a lot of natural light filling the space through the many chalet windows in this cabin. Warm wood tones, hard wood floors, upgraded stainless appliances, granite counter tops, surround you in this luxury log cabin. You can sit back on the large sofa and enjoy a warm glow from the large gas log fireplace, or a movie on the satellite TV. The kitchen is fully stocked and preparing meals here together is very enjoyable. There are several doors to access the deck from here. To the left of the room is the queen size bedroom with full bath. Comfortable bedding and another satellite TV provide a quite escape when needed. You are sure to get your best nights sleep here, all tucked in after a day of exploring the mountains.
A set of stairs take you down from the kitchen to the lower level. A large game room with pool table will have you ready for a friendly game or two. There are two leather futons in this space for relaxing or additional sleeping space. Another satellite TV is also in this room. The lower deck can be easily taken advantage of from this room. To the left is the king size suite with a full private bath. Just close off the doors and you have a cozy retreat to enjoy. You can watch TV or spend time cuddling with the one you love. Soft clean bedding and extra pillows are provided to ensure a most relaxing experience. This cabin is great for two couples, or a small family to enjoy.