Raccoon Retreat is a pet friendly log cabin in the gated community of mountain view estates in Cherokee NC; a short drive from the Great Smoky Mountain National Park, downtown Cherokee, Harrahs' casino and the Blue Ridge Parkway. With smooth paved roads and large parking areas, enough room for motorcycle trailers, Mountain View Estates of Cherokee is a favorite of Bikers and everyone else who wants easy access to the major highways, all the local attractions and luxury accommodations.
Paved all the way to the cabin, with easy parking for any vehicle. A set of steps take you up to the covered porch leading to the entry. A great place to enjoy the views and fresh mountain air from the rocking chairs or porch swing. To the left of the steps a gazebo houses a large invigorating hot tub, wonderful on cool evenings to relax and have few drinks. A gas grill sits nearby for grilling juicy steaks and barbecue wings while taking in the gentle sounds of nature. Plenty of outdoor space for your pets to run about while you build a fire in the privately placed fire pit located on the side yard behind the gazebo. Seating here lets you stop and take in the sounds of a crackling fire while your marshmallow roasts over the hot flames. If your traveling in on motorcycles you may want to take advantage of the grocery delivery service for an extra fee. This cabin is neighbor to, Sunset Chalet, and Cherokee Cottage.
Beautiful hardwood floors welcome you into this attractive cabin. The living room has comfortable soft leather sofas surrounding a stone gas fireplace. A flat-screen TV sits above the mantle for entertaining indoors. Woodland touches and cute raccoon's travel in the theme through out the cabin. The kitchen has black granite counter tops, stainless appliances and beautiful cabinetry, making time spent preparing meals pleasant in this fully equipped space. There is seating for 4 at the dining table. Down a short hall you will pass a full bath with tub on your way to the first bedroom. There is a washer and dryer located in the bathroom closet. The first bedroom offers a queen size bed as well as a set of bunk beds. Making a great room for the kids or a few friends. They can enjoy their own satellite TV shows or DVDs. Next door to this room is the master suite. It also has a private adjoining full bath with tub. The master bed room has a relaxing king size bed facing out a set of windows and its own gas fireplace. This room has a very romantic feel, and you may find yourself sneaking off just to enjoy time here alone together. A satellite TV sits above the mantle and extra blankets are stored in the closet behind the sliding mirrored doors.