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.