These romantic, luxury log cabins feature private outdoor hot tubs, fireplaces, beautiful mountain and forest views, privacy, WI-FI (if you need to stay in contact with the cyber world), satellite TV, VCR/DVD/CD players, 400+ Free videos and DVD library, and many special amenities. Our 26 acres offer miles of nature trails, ponds, stream, secluded gazebo, putting green, horseshoe pitching, peace, quiet and serenity... all in a 'Scottish country farm' atmosphere. Come and enjoy a Wee Taste of Scotland, in the Smoky Mountains of North Carolina. It's an experience... not just a place to stay. This is the place for that special getaway. It is serene and romantic... a great place to bring that special someone. We are also close to some of the most scenic and challenging roads (and off-roading) in the country. Perfect for auto and motorcycle touring. Use our Resort
as a headquarters for touring.
Each of our three cabins boasts a fully equipped gourmet kitchen, queen-sized beds, gas grill, fireplace and a hot tub. Firewood, fire starters, linens, blankets and towels are supplied. Just bring yourself and your favorite food. When you check in all you have to do is light the fireplace - we have it fully prepared for you. You will enjoy the ambiance of our warmly appointed cabins.
Your comfort and convenience are our first priorities. We have sprinkled real Amish Rockers and tables in the cabins for your enjoyment. If you've never sat on one of these rockers, you are in for a real treat. Even though we are reMotely located - you don't have to leave the real world if you choose not to. We have premium satellite TV, DVD/VHS players and free WIFI to all cabins. You have free access to our 400+ library of DVD's and VHS tapes. You are also welcome to use our extensive collection of books and board games. Check out the vineyard and gazebo overlooking our creek-fed ponds. Try sneaking up on the Great Blue Heron trying to thin out our pond resident population. Walk our miles of nature trails to see and hear Pileated and red-headed woodpeckers, hawks, cardinals, deer, rabbits, squirrels, woodchucks, turtles and other native wildlife.
Use us as a base for excursions to the nearby attractions that include some of the finest auto and motorcycle touring mountain roads in the country. Visit the numerous local golf courses, antique shops and flea markets for those treasures you can't do without. Whitewater rafting and kayaking (we are 30 minutes away from the site of the Olympic Kayaking events) are available for everyone from the novice to the expert. Hiking and mountain biking, off-road parks for all motorized vehicles are close by.
Cabin MacDonald -The MacDonald is the newest of our cabins. It is also the most secluded. Overlooking the woods, it offers the privacy and seclusion that has become our trademark. As with all of our cabins, it is fully heated and air conditioned for your personal comfort.Easily accommodating 4 guests utilizing the queen-sized bed and queen-sized sofa bed, it is elegant and intimate at the same time. Mounted above the sofa are the actual trews (trousers) worn in the film "Brigadoon". (A copy of the film is in the cabin.) These compliment the host of real antiques and artifacts that decorate the walls of all of our cabins. We strive to provide an atmosphere that is as warm and personal as your own home.On the covered porch, you can soak in the Jacuzzi hot tub while sipping your coffee or wine. You could barbeque a burger or steak. Or you can retreat to the living room and watch satellite TV, your favorite DVD or tape chosen from our extensive library. Utilize the gourmet kitchen to prepare whatever your talents or desires dictate.The bedroom has a patio door that opens to the porch allowing direct access to the Jacuzzi. The gas fireplace, that opens to both the living room and bedroom, provides a romantic aura to the sleeping quarters. The TV is on a swiveling base that allows viewing from either the bedroom or the living room.
Cabin MacGregor -The MacGregor is our two bedroom cabin (queen-sized). It is situated so it is overlooking the woods and our creek-fed ponds. As with all of our cabins, it is fully heated and air conditioned for your personal comfort.This log cabin boasts wide-plank, wood floors, wood walls and ceilings. The wood-burning fireplace keeps things cozy and warm on those cool autumn evenings. We provide the firewood and starter. All you have to do is light the fire, we have the first one ready for you when you check in. And there's a queen-sized sofa-bed in the living room providing a third sleeping area if needed.The inviting hot tub on the lower deck, accommodates up to five people, with a nice view of the stream and meadow below, as well as the mountains in the distance. With a little luck, you may see our resident herd of deer take a drink at our pond. Or you can retreat to the living room and watch satellite TV, your favorite DVD or tape chosen from our extensive library. And remember our extensive collection of books that is also at your disposal.
Cabin MacLeod -The MacLeod is our other one bedroom cabin. A model of this cabin was written up in Log Homes Magazine. It has two feet added to our living room, a stone fireplace, larger porch and a deck to accommodate a private hot tub, built-in hair dryer, gas grill and rockers. The spacious eating area of the kitchen is surrounded on three sides by windows to take advantage of the views, sunrises, deer at the pond below, the moon coming up over the mountain, etc. There is also an overhead fan mounted in the exposed beam, and antiques hanging from the wood ceiling.Added amenities include soap, shampoo and conditioner dispenser, hand-made furniture and other things Scottish. It differs primarily from the MacDonald in that it has a loft bedroom, a natural fireplace and the hot tub in on the open part of the deck. As with all of our cabins, it is fully heated and air conditioned for your personal comfort.Easily accommodating 4 guests utilizing the queen-sized bed and queen-sized sofa bed, it is elegant and intimate at the same time. A host of real antiques and artifacts decorate the walls of all of our cabins. We strive to provide an atmosphere that is as warm and personal as your own home.You can retreat to the living room and watch satellite TV, your favorite DVD or tape chosen from our extensive library. Utilize the gourmet kitchen to prepare whatever your talents or desires dictate.
In a departure from the past, Murphy has approved the sale alcohol in all forms. This means that mixed drinks, wine and beer are now available from our restaurants and retail outlets.
In the past year, a number of new restaurants have opened offering more choices than ever before.
Policies & Restrictions
All of our cabins are smoke-free. Feel free to smoke outside the cabins.Sorry - no pets.
We are located in the southwest corner of North Carolina, just north of the Georgia state line and 15 miles east of the Tennessee line. We are well off all major roads to help assure the quiet and seclusion many of our guests are looking for.Our exact location will be shared with you at the time of reservation. GPS coordinates, a MapQuest or other appropriate link will be provided with your reservation confirmation letter via e-mail to assure that you can find us without incident. We value and protect the privacy and seclusion of all of our guests.
PricingPrice per night starting at US$99. Prices may be based on weekly or monthly stays. Lower rates may be available utilizing the "Last Minute Bargain Rate" opportunity. Minimum Stay 2 Nights. All cabins are "Smoke-Free".We also offer DEEP discounts to all active duty military personnel. Week Nights Weekends Weekly Regular Rates - US$119.00 US$129.00 US$749.00 Fall Color Rates - US$135.00 US$145.00 US$899.00 Holiday Weekends - may be slightly higher and subject to a 3 night or more minimum stay.Rates are subject to change without notice. Please email or call us to confirm rates.Mid-week Special - Reserve a cabin for a Monday through Thursday night stay for $399 (the regular rate would be $476) plus tax.