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Welcome to our NC mountain, lakefront home on Lake James! Enjoy cool breezes and beautiful lake views from this 2.5 acre retreat on a private cove off the main lake. This designer home has 4 bedrooms total, 3 being Master Bedroom suites, mattresses are top quality with high quality linens and feather pillows. 4.5 baths total, all full baths have deep soaking tubs and separate showers. The spacious, open, gourmet kitchen is the heart of the home. Not only does it have everything you need to prepare fantastic meals, but it is open to the dining/great room/living room area making it the social center.
There are two stone fireplaces, both wood burning, one on the screened porch off the living room. The large covered lower level deck provides great space to play in any weather.  The upper open deck links the kitchen and great room to the outdoors and is a great spot for grilling and dining outdoors.
The home is built with natural materials throughout; gorgeous hardwood floors, natural stone and exposed beams. This home uniquely combines luxury amenities with natural materials and rustic accents to enhance your mountain experience on the lake!
Amenities include: 4 TVs, DVD players, Wii console, IPod dock, stereo system, piano, two refrigerators (second fridge is in the bonus ‘simple’ kitchen on the lower level), ice machine, deep garden tubs and showers in each full bath.
Private, easy to reach dock for swimming and fishing, boating including a paddleboat. Pontoon boat rental is available upon request.
Lake James is close to many scenic areas such as Grandfather Mountain, Pisgah National Forest, Linville Gorge Wilderness area, the Biltmore House, skiing and snow tubing, as well as outlet shops in Blowing Rock. Walking, hiking and biking are popular at Lake James State Park just a few minutes away.
This is an ideal spot for families trying to get away and relax! Bring all your toys, floats, pwc, or boat and make a few memories!
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Rentals available during Sept-May, weekly rentals only available from June until Sept. Please email Terri Silver Property Manager for rates and availability.

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Reserve now for your next vacation. You will enjoy complete privacy in this lakefront home on beautiful Lake James. Enjoy great views of the lake and the colorful Blue Ridge Mountains while rocking on the back porch. Or watch some of the best sunsets around. Pack the family and your suits to enjoy the wide variety of enjoyment from water skiing, fishing, swimming, kayaking, sunning on the dock or simply floating in the lake. Bring your boat or jet ski and dock it at our private boat dock or ask about our boat rentals now available for rent. Don’t forget to bring your fishing poles and enjoy the fishing or relax with a quick dip. A small fire pit has been added for your marshmallow roasting. Just across from our home is a natural untouched island for your hiking adventures.
This two level home offers 5 bedrooms, 3 baths, and two large living areas. Large bank of windows affords awesome views of this beautiful lake and the Blue Ridge Mountains.
Great get away for your family or church group.

Rentals available during Sept-May, weekly rentals only available from June until Sept. Please email Terri Silver Property Manager for rates and availability.

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Another great property managed by Lake James Rentals. This home invites you to your own private waterfront playground! Wake up to the sounds of Dales Creek running by the house, then bring your coffee just a few steps down to the waterfront to enjoy the sunrise. Cast a line out from the back of your secluded cove, enjoy a meal at the picnic pavilion overlooking pristine 7,000 acre Lake James, or just spend the day paddling around and exploring the sights of Southern Appalachia. Bring everyone together as the sun sets to enjoy the cool of the evening around the campfire before retiring to any of 3 bedrooms in this spacious beach-style home. Or maybe you would prefer to drift off to sleep on the screened outdoor Summer sleeping porch and enjoy the sounds of the wildlife all around you.
This 1650 square foot home comfortably sleeps 6 people in 3 bedrooms, with additional sleeping space for 3 between the hand-crafted futon in the open loft and the daybed on the screened sleeping porch. There are 2 full bathrooms and a fully equipped kitchen that will provide you with all the comforts of home. The eat-in kitchen provides seating for 6. The home boasts beautiful hardwood floors and ceramic tile throughout, washer and dryer, dishwasher, and Internet. Two spacious 8’X32’ porches provide plenty of additional outdoor living space, as well as an 8’X16’ sundeck, an outdoor shower, and a private 200 square foot covered pavilion with a large picnic table.
 
A large canoe is also provided for exploring the lake and the undeveloped islands. With no visible neighbors in this wooded location, you will enjoy many days filled with peace and solitude. There is plenty of room on the large 4 acre lot for parking vehicles, boats, trailers, and more. Bring all the toys! The boat ramp is only 2 miles away.
PLEASE NOTE: This is a family friendly destination and we do not rent to large non-family groups including, but not limited to fraternities, house parties, wedding receptions, school groups, or other similar organizations. We do not allow occupancy by more than 9 people (unless they bring an RV). The primary renter must be at least 25 years old. No smoking and no pets allowed indoors. Also available for long term 3, 6, or 9 month rental from Fall to Summer. Contact us for long-term rates.
Trout fishing on many of the same rivers listed above
Biking on Lake James Road, Highway 126, and the Blue Ridge Parkway Family friendly snow tubing at Jonas Ridge or Hawksnest Skiing at Appalachian, Sugar, and Beech Mountains Rock Climbing Zip Lining at the Beanstalk Journey Many free concerts in Morganton, NC Joara Archaeological Site Black Mountain and Asheville, known for their cuisine, crafts, galleries, art, and shows Biltmore Estate Gem mining at many locations
Hundreds of hiking trails within a 50 mile radius

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This gorgeous custom built home is perfect for your family vacation, office retreat, or quiet mountain getaway. Nestled in the Blue Ridge Mountains, this 5500 square foot home boasts two master suites, three additional bedrooms and four bathrooms. On the main level, you will experience breathtaking mountain and lake views from the living room, kitchen, dining room and master suite. Enjoy your morning coffee on the large covered deck, or watch an amazing sunset after an exciting day on the lake.

The main level offers Silestone countertops in the kitchen, ash wood floors throughout, and an oversized garden tub in the master suite. Catch the game on the 70” flat screen TV in the living room, or check the stats with the complimentary wifi. The open floor plan makes it easy to meet any and all of your space needs.

The downstairs presents gorgeous marble floors, a full kitchen, three bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, and an oversized walk in shower. Enjoy a game of Foosball, or relax on the second covered porch. This home has it all!

Outside, you will find a sitting area to soak in all the beautiful surroundings. Walk a little further down to the dock, and you will find a beautiful gazebo, wired with speakers to relax to your favorite tune. The private dock is perfect for catching sun rays and fishing. It’s equipped with a jet ski lift and a boat slip. If you are planning to go boating, a boat ramp is conveniently located at the Bear Creek Marina, which is a short boat ride from the house. You will also find gas pumps and a Bar & Grill at the Marina. “The Lake House” also offers a concrete sidewalk down to the gazebo, and water. Easy access for a wheel chair, or stroller.

Lake James is home to The Lake James State Park. The park has multiple mountain biking trails for beginners all the way to expert. The extensive trail system, is a great way to enjoy hiking at your own pace and The Paddy’s Creek Area is a great public swimming spot for all ages. The Linville and Catawba rivers flow into the lake, providing a variety of sport fishing, and don’t forget about the educational events available by the park rangers. For the golfers in the family, the Marion Lake Club offers a fantastic course with several lake views.

If city life intrigues you, “The Lake House” is only 45 minutes from Asheville, where you can visit The Biltmore House, take a drive on the parkway, or experience the exquisite cuisine options. Featured on USA Today’s “ 2014 Best Summer Weekend Escapes” Asheville accommodates fun for the whole family.

“The Lake House” is a small slice of paradise. Built in 2003, the owner spared no expense and you will not be disappointed, should you choose to spend your Lake James experience here. Lake James is a great place to visit year round and “The Lake House” will make you want to visit year after year.

Rentals available during Sept-May, weekly rentals only available from June until Sept. Please email Terri Silver Property Manager for rates and availability.

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Casa del Lago – The Exclusive Mountain Retreat on Lake James”. Enjoy cool breezes and beautiful views from this 2.7 acre retreat on a private cove off of Lake James while sitting on the expansive back porch. Watch some of the best sunsets in the Blue Ridge Mountains with views of Shortoff Mountain. Pack the family and your swimsuits to enjoy the wide variety of enjoyment from water skiing, fishing, swimming, or simply floating in the lake.

Perfect for couples or families, this is a brand new two-level mountain style home that sleeps up to eight people, offering 4 bedrooms, 2½ baths, and large living and loft areas. A large bank of windows affords awesome views of the beautiful surroundings. This home uniquely combines luxury amenities with natural materials to enhance your mountain experience on the lake! Gorgeous wood and travertine flooring throughout leads you from the double entry hall into a great room with gas fireplace, flanked by a modern kitchen and an inviting expansive deck that is surrounded by lush mountain greenery and mountain views. The fully equipped eat in kitchen features a breakfast bar and is adjacent to the dining room for added space. Satellite is available on a flat screen TV in the great room and loft where you can access movies through your Netflix account.
Other amenities include DVD player and wireless internet.

Lake James is a clear, fresh water lake. Considered one of the most beautiful lakes in NC, it boasts 150 miles of shoreline with breathtaking mountain views. Nearby you will find Lake James State Park with multiple mountain biking trails for beginners all the way to expert. The extensive trail system is a great way to enjoy hiking at your own pace and the Paddy’s Creek area is a great public swimming spot for all ages. The Linville and Catawba rivers flow into the lake, providing a variety of sport fishing. For the golfers in the family, the Marion Lake Club offers a fantastic course with several lake views.

In addition to Lake James, nearby attractions include Linville Falls, Linville Caverns, Pisgah National Forest and Crabtree Falls. Towns within an hour’s drive include Asheville, home of the Biltmore Estate; Boone near Grandfather Mountain; and Blowing Tock where Tweetsie Railroad & Amusement Park is located. These well-known tourist destinations offer antique stores, horseback riding, golf, live entertainment and fine restaurants. Towns within a 30 minute drive including Marion, Morganton, and Black Mountain, which offer a wide range of dining options, cinemas, shopping and more.

If you are planning to go boating, bring your boat or jet-ski and dock it at our private boat slip which is a few minutes drive from the house in the community. A boat ramp is conveniently located at the nearby Bear Creek Marina. A pontoon boat is also available for rent upon request and based on availability.

Note: You may not dock your boat at the shoreline since it is an environmental cove.

“Due to the topography, driveway is very steep. Please exercise caution when driving up and down the driveway.”

Rentals available during Sept-May, weekly rentals only available from June until Sept. Please email Terri Silver Property Manager for rates and availability.

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