River Retreat

United States / North Carolina / Bryson City

This beautiful cabin overlooks the Nantahala River Gorge.

up to 2
up to 6
Min. Nights Upon Request


This is a very large 2-bedroom property with great features that include an outside fireplace, covered porch, hot tub and location. The kitchen includes all-new, stainless steel appliances including a microwave, stove, refrigerator, coffee maker and grinder (note there is no dishwasher in this cabin). The cabinets are adequately stocked with dishes, utensils, glassware, and more cooking gear such as BBQ utensils.

The king bedroom is located on the main floor, as well as a queen bedroom with additional sleeping for 2 on a futon located on the lower level. Both bedrooms are equipped with flatscreen TVs and private bathrooms. Plush bath towels are provided for the base number of occupancies with additional towels for hot tub use.

The great room is open and spacious. It benefits from large windows with breath taking views and plenty of room to enjoy preparing and eating a meal or hanging out in front of the gas-log fireplace to watch a movie. There is a full line-up on the DirecTV including local network channels, HBO (and other premium movie channels), an upgraded sports package, and plenty of music stations.

The cabin has a portable WIFI Hotspot for guests which can be used for a small setup fee. Availability of hotspot is limited and on a first-come basis. Service is limited by cell signal quality and there are usage restrictions, but this device should allow internet access sufficient for casual internet enjoyment. This device must be requested in advance and availability of a device is not guaranteed. Please enquire for further details.


2 Bedrooms, 2.5 Bathrooms

Sleeps 6 Guests

  • Portable Wi-Fi for Extra Fee
  • Private Outdoor Jacuzzi
  • Fully Equipped Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Stove
  • Refrigerator
  • Coffee Maker and Grinder
  • Indoor and Outdoor Fireplaces
  • Alfresco Dining
  • Firepit
  • Flat Screen TV
  • DirecTV
  • HBO
  • Upgraded Sports Package
  • Music Stations


Bedroom Details

Bedroom One: King Bed, Flat Screen TV, Ensuite Bathroom
Bedroom Two: Queen Bed and Futon, Flat Screen TV, Ensuite Bathroom

Beach Details

Fingerlake Day Use Area: 10 minute drive

Pool Details

Private Outdoor Jacuzzi

Location Details

Western Carolina Regional Airport: 45 minute drive
Asheville Regional Airport: 1.5 hour drive
Asheville: 1.5 hour drive
Bryson City: 20 minute drive
Great Smoky Mountains: 1.5 hour drive
Cataloochee Ski Area: 1 hour drive
Wildwater- Nantahala Gorge Canopy Tour: 10 minute drive
Nantahala Outdoor Center: 15 minute drive
Great Smoky Mountains Railroad Depot: 20 minute drive
Great Smoky Mountains Railroad Retail Store & Train Museum: 20 minute drive
Sequoyah National Golf Club: 30 minute drive
Indian Creek Falls: 30 minute drive

Villa Notes

There is no dishwasher in this cabin

Rates and Availability

Accidental Damage Waiver
A $99 Accidental Damage Waiver applies to every reservation.
Minimum Stay Details
Minimum stay 3 nights

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