Whistle Stop Lodge
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6 bedroom, 3000 Sq Ft Lodge Style Cabin Near Fontana Lake with lots of sleeping spaceand a wide gravel parking area.
  • WhistleStop_Lrg-1
    6 bedroom, 3000 Sq Ft Lodge Style Cabin Near Fontana Lake with lots of sleeping spaceand a wide gravel parking area.
  • Recline in a rocking chair and watch nature surround you on the large open upper deck
  • Master bedroom on the entrance level has a queen bed .
  • Three futons in the large open living room.
  • Open living room with three futons. and Stairs to loft bedrooms.
  • Plenty of space for every one in your party to going dinner with seating for 18 to 26 guest
  • The Large kitchen with two refrigerators dual microwaves for prreparing dinner of your whole group.
  • Dorm style loft has 4 queen beds
  • Small bedroom in loft has bunk bed with a twin and double bed.
  • The lower level has 4 bedrooms this one has 2 Queen beds and private entrance
  • 2nd lower level bedroom has a queen bed and private entrance
  • 3rd bedroom on the lower level with queen size bed.
  • 4th bedroom with queen size bed on lower level
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6
Bedrooms
3.5
Bathrooms
Maximum Occupancy
26
Guests
Cabin Features:
Totally Secluded /  Completely Private
Seclusion
Rating
Forested View
View
from Deck
Cars & most all Vehicles access :
Road
Accessibility
No-Pets
Pet
Policy
Amenities by Room :
Entry Level
FutonFutonFutonGas log FireplaceFlat Screen TV With Satellite
Living Room
Full Size RefrigeratorFull Size StoveDish WasherMicroWave OvenCoffee maker
Kitchen
Queen Size Bed
Master Bedroom
Tub & Shower combination
Bathroom
Upper Level
Queen Size BedQueen Size BedQueen Size BedQueen Size Bed
Loft bedroom
Bunk Bed
Second Bedroom
Shower only
Bathroom
Lower Level
Queen Size Bed
Bedroom
Queen Size Bed
Bedroom
Shower only
Bathroom
Queen Size Bed
Bedroom
Queen Size BedQueen Size Bed
Bedroom
Washer & Dryer Shower only
Laundry
Amenities Outdoors :
Gas GrillNo Smoking indoor

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Payment and Cancellation Policies


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Rates are listed per night based upon 10 Guests.
Children 12 and under stay FREE.
Additional guest are $10.00 per night, per extra guest .
* Rates are subject to change without notice. Pricing excludes taxes, additional options and fees.
This Cabin charges a one time Cleaning / Hot Tub Fee of $130

 

Close to all the summer activities White Water Rafting on the Nantahala river, Boating and Fishing on Fontana Lake, Mountain Biking and Hiking at Tsali, Harrah’s Casino in Cherokee, the scenic Smoky Mountain Railroad in Bryson City and much more. Access to the lake for boating, fishing or kayaking is a short few minutes drive to Almond Boat Park

You can hear the whistle blow from the Smoky Mountain Railway! A private wooded retreat that will accommodate a crowd. The winding drive to Whistle Stop Lodge sets the stage for total relaxation and privacy. The decks are large and provide seating for many.

Up a few steps and you enter the cabin into the kitchen. Your eyes are drawn to the long dining table that spans far seating 18 to 26 guest. The openness of this cabin is inviting for all your guest. Warm wood tones fill the room from floor to the high cathedral ceiling. Lots of windows bring in the outdoors and filling the cabin with wooded views of the Great Smoky Mountains. The front of the cabin has chalet windows and the blue sky peeks through to the inside brightening up the living area. The entry level has a open floor plan. The kitchen joins the dining area and continues into the living room. The kitchen has lots of space for preparing meals and is fully equipped with all you will need. Out the side door from the dining area is a gas grill, for the days you want to grill up burgers and hot dogs. The living room has futon seating which doubles as extra sleeping space. It surrounds a large flat screen satellite TV for movie time and includes a gas log stove that creates a cozy warmth on chilly days. Large spaces maximize the amount of guest this cabin will comfortably accommodate. Off from the dining area is a full bath with shower, next door is the first bedroom of many. This room has a queen size bed and plenty of room to settle in and relax. From the living room a staircase leads up to the open loft, or downstairs to the lower level.

The open loft is a huge sleeping area. It features 4 queen beds. A room off from this area has a bunk bed with full and twin bed sizes. There is also a full bath with shower. This space is large and has plenty of space for everyone to settle in.

The bottom area has a long hallway that runs the length of the house. The far end has a full size laundry room with washer and dryer, also there is an extra shower in this room. On the walk back towards the stairs there are 4 large bedrooms. Three of them have a queen size bed, the fourth bedroom has 2 queen size beds. There is a large two room full bath with shower.

 

CAROLINA MOUNTAIN VACATIONS
VACATION RENTAL AGREEMENT

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If you have questions about this Vacation Rental Agreement, we would love to answer them for you. 
Our toll free number for questions about this agreement is: 877-488-8500.

Two night’s rental rate is required at the time of reservation with balance due at check-in.
Returning Guest and Military Discounts can only be applied by
Reservation Specialist after confirmation of eligibility.

A. IF YOUR RESERVATION IS MADE MORE THAN 15 DAYS PRIOR TO ARRIVAL:  A deposit of the first 2 nights will be required on a major credit or debit card (Master Card, Visa or Discover; we do not accept American Express). Balance is paid at check-in.  Full payment is due at time of reservation if made 14 days or less prior to check-in (see below).  Upon making your reservation, you will receive an email confirmation and a copy of our VRA.  Please, read, initial and sign the VRA.  You may return it by e-mail, Fax 1-828-488-7533 or when you check-in.


B. IF YOUR RESERVATION IS MADE LESS THAN 14 DAYS PRIOR TO ARRIVAL:  Your reservation will be secured by phone with payment in full on a Master Card, Visa or Discover; we do not accept American Express.  Upon making your reservation, you will receive an email confirmation and a copy of our VRA.  Please, read, initial and sign the VRA.  You may return it by e-mail, Fax 1-828-488-7533 or when you check-in.

C. All reservations incur 6.75-7% NC Sales Tax and County Occupancy Tax of 3%-5% in addition to the rental amounts and fees.  Rates are subjected to applicable state sales and county occupancy taxes which are in effect during the time of your stay.  Please note that these are subject to change as authorized by the appropriate governing body.  Carolina Mountain Vacations will adjust your reservation to reflect current tax rates which are in effect at the time of your stay.  Carolina Mountain Vacations will credit or debit your account for tax changes.

NO RENTALS will be permitted to ANYONE UNDER 21 YEARS OF AGE.

All Guest are required to Check-In at our office:
 40 Greenlee Street, Bryson City, NC 28713
For Directions to our office.


CHECK-IN is AFTER 4 P.M.
At check-in:
A.) Required to sign a rental agreement and Pet Policy (if applicable)
B.) Pay any outstanding balance in full.
C.) Security Authorization Hold is required on a major credit card (Master Card, Visa or Discover; we do not accept American Express). More info
D.) You will be handed printed detailed directions and information to access keys to your vacation cabin on the day you check-in at our office.  Internet mapping devises and navigation systems are NOT recommended for use in the Western NC Mountains ( GPS does not always work in the mountains).  Please be aware that some NC mountain roads may be steep and/or curvy. Access to some of our cabins may require driving on gravel roads or driveways.  Please adhere to any recommendation or requirement for a four-wheel-drive vehicle when listed in a property description.  It is highly recommended that Guests try to arrive during daylight hours for their first visit to our area to become familiar with the area and roads.

CHECK-OUT is by 11 A.M.

Early Check-In and Late Check-Out:  If you are planning a late arrival time to your North Carolina vacation cabin rental, please contact our cabin rental office during business hours to make arrangements. Our office hours are 9 am to 9 pm, 7 days a week. Requests for early check-in or late check-out will be considered on a case-by-case basis.  Please contact our office no less than 24 hours in advance with requests for an early arrival or late departure.  Consideration is given based upon the property’s “status” immediately prior to or following your reservation. 

A Security Authorization Hold is required on a major credit card at time of check-in
The Security Authorization Hold amount ranges from ($150.00 on 1-bedroom cabins, $250.00 on 2 and 3 bedroom cabins, $500.00 on, 4 and 5 bedroom cabins).  Also, an additional Pet Security Hold of $100 if applicable will also be applied to the credit card on file. Your Security Authorization Hold must be made at check-in (Master Card, Visa or Discover; we do not accept American Express).   Security Authorization Holds are released within 30 days of departure in accordance with NC law.  Whether or not a Security Authorization Hold is required, a guest is responsible for any intentional damage due to willful negligence on leased Cabin.  A guest agrees that charges can be processed on their credit card.

Cancellations with short notice are unfair to both Carolina Mountain Vacations as well as the Cabin owner.
If you must cancel be sure to do so at least 31 days in advance of your arrival date.

a.
All cancellations made within 31 days of arrival are non-refundable.  In the event you must cancel your reservation within 31 days of arrival, please notify us as soon as possible.  We will make every effort to re-rent the Cabin for your original dates.  If we re-rent the Cabin for the total number of reservation nights, all monies (less a $75 cancellation fee) will be returned within 30 days after re-booking.  If we re-rent the Cabin for less than the total number of reservation nights, we will refund the monies for this portion of the rental rate (less a $75 cancellation fee) within 30 days after re-booking.  If after diligent effort, we are unable to re-rent the Cabin, the full rental payment will be forfeited.

b. If cancellations are made outside of the 31 day arrival, your deposit will be refunded minus a $75 cancellation fee within 30 days of the cancellation date.

c. Your reservation may be switched to a different cabin if you notify us 31 days or more prior to your arrival.  Reservations CAN NOT be transferred to another cabin within 31 days of arrival.

d. Please remember that you are making an agreement with CMV for an individually owned Cabin.  If you are disappointed or unsatisfied with the cabin due to different tastes according to decor, accommodations, location, construction, mountain road conditions, etc. and decline to stay at the cabin, this will be considered a cancellation and no rent reduction or refund will be issued.  If you have particular needs such as a disability or severe medical condition, CMV will attempt to answer and address all concerns. If the Cabin is not fit and habitable, CMV will substitute a reasonably comparable property.  If a Cabin cannot be substituted, CMV will refund to the guest all payments made by guest. CMV will conduct all activities in regard to this Agreement without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, handicap or familial status of any guest.  Guest agrees to hold harmless Carolina Mountain Vacations for any inaccuracies.

Failure to disclose an accurate Guest count or the presence of unregistered Guests could result in immediate eviction, forfeiture of any remaining rent and an additional charge of $250 deducted from card on file.
Children 12 and under stay free.
Additional guest are $10.00 per night, per guest extra, this must be approved prior to checking into your vacation rental cabin.
Maximum occupancy refers to all persons over the age of one year old. Violations of maximum occupancy can cause property damage as well as violate local laws and regulations. (Most mountain cabins and homes run on private septic and well systems.  Overtaxing these systems can cause serious problems.) Any maximum occupancy violation constitutes a breach of contract and Guest agrees that any such violation, in addition to any other remedies herein, will result in immediate eviction of Guests, forfeiture of any remaining rent and an additional charge of $250 representing liquidated damages.

 Policies for Carolina Mountain Vacations Pet-Friendly Cabins
Guests will be required to sign the CMV Pet Policy at Check-In.

There are potential consequences for bringing an unauthorized pet onto any CMV property.

 

1.  For pet friendly cabins, there is a $45 non-refundable pet fee for the first pet, $20 for the second pet and $20 for the third pet.  Any misrepresentation regarding the number of pets at the cabin will be charged accordingly.

2.  Pets are only permitted with prior approval.  Be sure to notify us if you are bringing a dog to one of our pet-friendly cabins. If prior approval has not been authorized and there is evidence of a pet having been at the property, the penalty may include a $200 charge, immediate removal of the pet and eviction from the cabin with the forfeiture of all rental payments.

3.  CMV only accepts well-behaved, housebroken dogs into our pet friendly cabins.  Even though we love all pets, we regret that we are unable to allow any animals other than dogs in our rental cabins.  Absolutely no cats are permitted in CMV rental cabins.  For the purpose of this agreement, the term “pet” is always used in reference to a dog. In the interest of protection your dog, a leash should always be used when your dog is outside.  While North Carolina does not have a state leash law, please note that cities and counties may have stricter regulations.  No dog shall be tied outside the Cabin unless supervised by a responsible adult

4.  As a general rule, dogs should not be left unattended in cabins.  In an unfamiliar environment dogs may act uncharacteristically and unpredictably.  They may get nervous and bark, causing a disturbance to neighbors.  Or they may harm the cabin by chewing, scratching or making messes that they would not typically make at home.  Please remember to be respectful of nearby neighbors.  Always use a crate in the rare event that a dog must be left alone.

5.  Legal Disclaimer:  Any damages to the cabin or cabin property or another person because of a pet will be the sole responsibility of the registered Guest.  Guests are held financially responsible for all physical damages to the Cabin (i.e. chewing, scratching, flea infestation, etc.) inflicted on the Cabin by the presence of a pet.  If extra cleaning is deemed reasonable due to the presence of a pet (i.e. soiled furniture and/or flooring, hair on furnishings or bedding, fleas), the Guest will be held financially responsible and the credit card on file will be charged for the amount of the repair/recovery.  CMV is not responsible for harm caused to any pet.