- Location: Maggie Valley / Waynesville Area
- Type: Cabin
For guests looking to book the best deal of the season, plan a four-night stay with Carolina Mornings for the price of three! Whether you use the additional night for sightseeing, shopping, exploring the outdoors or even sleeping in - it's there for you at no additional cost! To redeem, guests must book their stay over the phone with one of our Vacation Planners by calling 855-398-0712. Please reference the 'Buy 3, Get 4 Nights' promotion. Disclaimers: Promotion is for new bookings only, and cannot be applied to already scheduled stays. Cannot be combined with any other promotions or discounts (only the best applies). Not valid at all properties. Only available for stays between November 27th, 2023 and December 20th, 2023. The cost of the stay will be reduced by the base rent of the lowest night only. Call for more info!
*Offer expires 12/17/2023 and you must book your vacation between 11/06/2023 and 12/17/2023.
Whitetail Lodge welcomes you to Western North Carolina with the warmth of a comfortable, well-stocked mountain home that offers plenty of places to relax. Take in the beautiful view from a front porch rocking chair, soak your worries away in the bubbly hot tub, or kick back in a recliner and watch a movie in the loft sitting area. Imagine days filled with Smoky Mountain adventures followed by evenings spent relaxing by a wood fire in the stone hearth with the aromas of a home-cooked dinner filling the cabin. Whitetail Lodge makes mealtimes a breeze with a fully equipped kitchen and family dining table, plus there's an outdoor dining area and a gas grill for cookouts on the deck.
If you're traveling with kids, features such as gated decks and two full baths with tubs make Whitetail Lodge perfect for family getaways. Bonus: the main bedroom and the upper-level bedroom both have their own TV with satellite service! For groups that need additional sleeping space, there's a queen sleeper sofa in the loft area. A ping-pong table in the garage keeps the young and young-at-heart entertained.
Whether your group wants easy access to fun mountain activities or an abundance of well-deserved R and R, Whitetail Lodge has exactly what you've been looking for in a Smoky Mountain log cabin! This property was formerly called O'Leary's Hideaway Cabin.
• 3-Story Home
• Fully Equipped Kitchen
• 2 Bedrooms: 2 King Beds
• 2 Full Baths
• Wood Fireplace
• Satellite and Smart TVs
• Ping-Pong Table
• Covered Wrap-Around Porch with Swing
• Outdoor Dining and Seating
• Gas Grill
• Private Hot Tub
• Fire Pit
• Year-Round Mountain Views
• Square Footage of Home: 1,530 sq ft
• Main Level: Bedroom One - 1 King Bed; Full Bath
• Upper Level: Bedroom Two - 1 King Bed
• Bonus Sleeping: 1 Queen Sleeper Sofa in Upper-Level Loft Area and 1 Twin Bed in Bedroom Two
Whitetail Lodge is only four miles from Interstate 40, where you can access all of the best attractions of Western North Carolina. Explore the picturesque community of Maggie Valley, home to a handful of dining and shopping options (18 min.), visit Waynesville and its revitalized historic Frog Level district (22 min.), drive the Blue Ridge Parkway (24 min. to closest entrance), and spend an evening catching a show at Harrah's Cherokee Casino Resort (43 min.). Take a day trip to Asheville to explore its thriving culinary and art scenes and area attractions such as the Biltmore House and River Arts District. Outdoor activities in the area include whitewater rafting, kayaking, fly fishing, and, just 30 minutes away, skiing and snowboarding at Cataloochee Ski Area. This Asheville vacation rental is located in Waynesville and is approximately 35 minutes to downtown Asheville, 2,783ft above sea level
Important Property Notes
• 4WD/AWD Recommended in Winter: During the winter months and inclement weather, a 4WD/AWD vehicle is recommended to access this property. Please ensure your vehicle has sufficient clearance (i.e. SUV, Truck, or raised sedan). Low-clearance vehicles with 4WD/AWD are not recommended. For the extra effort, however, you are rewarded with seclusion, beauty, and a lot of fun just getting there!
• Travel Insurance Recommended: During the winter months we ask you to please consider CSA Travel Insurance to protect your vacation investment from potential winter weather events that could prevent access to the home.
• Noise Ordinance: Whitetail Lodge is located in a quiet neighborhood and has a very low noise tolerance. The home is under a noise ordinance between 10 p.m. and 8 a.m. It is not suitable for groups that are looking for late nights of celebration on the deck. Carolina Mornings offers many properties that offer seclusion, so if this is an inconvenience for you, please give us a call and we will help you find the perfect property to match your needs!
• Firewood is not provided for guest use. If you plan on using the indoor wood stove and/or the outdoor fire pit, please purchase wood locally upon arrival.
Property Cancellation Policy
Please note that this property’s Non-Refundable Period is 31 days prior to arrival. If your reservation is made within this period, it will be non-refundable from the time of booking. Cancellations are permitted outside of this period, per our vacation rental agreement. We encourage you to consider travel insurance to help protect your vacation investment against the unknown! Learn more about Travel Insurance here.
Mountain Discovery Pass
Each reservation staying 28 days or less includes our exclusive Mountain Discovery Pass, which includes one Biltmore Estate pass, in addition to a ticket for other seasonal attractions that are sure to delight and entertain! This special offer is only available with Carolina Mornings, and is our special gift to you during your stay. (Ticket(s) must be used during your stay. Terms apply, please inquire for more information.)
- 4WD Not Required
- Car Required
- Dedicated Workspace
- Free Parking
- Private Entrance
- DVD Player
- Hot Tub
- Ping Pong Table
- Satellite or Cable
- Smart TV
- Air Conditioning
- Bed Linens
- Body Soap
- Ceiling Fan
- Clothing Storage
- Coin Laundry
- Desk Chair
- Extra Pillows & Blankets
- Free wifi
- Game Room
- Hair Dryer
- Hot Water
- Iron & Ironing Board
- Living Room
- Wine Glasses
- Wireless Internet
- Carbon Monoxide Detector
- Contactless check-in and checkout is available
- Enhanced cleaning practices are used
- Fire Extinguisher
- High-Speed Internet (25+ Mbps)
- Smoke Detector
- Baking Sheet
- BBQ Utensils
- Coffee Maker
- Cooking Basics
- Dining table
- Dishes & Silverware
- Fully Equipped Kitchen
- Ice Maker
- Keurig Coffee Maker
- Tea Kettle
- 2500 - 2999 Ft. Elevation
- Health Beauty Spa Nearby
- Mountain View
- Valley View
- Water Park Nearby
- Wooded Views
- Deck Patio Uncovered
- Outdoor Furniture
- Outdoor Lighting
- Basketball Court
- Cross Country Skiing
- Fishing - Freshwater
- Horseback Riding
- Ice Skating
- Jet Skiing
- Mountain Biking
- Mountain Climbing
- Rock Climbing
- Water Tubing
- Whitewater Rafting
We had a wonderful stay! The cabin is perfect and the morning coffee is amazing. Enjoyed sitting on the porch and watching the world wake up! Thank again!
Lovely view and is well worth the visit! You will be impressed every morning and every evening with that view of the mountains! Highly recommend!
We really enjoyed our stay. The location was great and the morning coffee on the deck was amazing. Looking forward to coming back!
We truly enjoyed our stay at your cabin. Loved the view, the hot tub, and the peacefulness. Nature is healing.
We very much enjoyed our stay here. Beautiful cabin and area. We are on our honeymoon and hoping to come back for our anniversary!s
What a fabulous cabin! From the mountain views to the hot tub the porch swing and the bar top!
We just loved it here! So beautiful! Loved hiking some great trails, and went to the Biltmore, Lake Junaluska. Amazing! We would love to come back someday!
This cabin is beautiful and private. It was great for our weekend getaway. Will stay here again for a longer stay next time.
Gorgeous cabin. Lots of privacy. Spectator view from the porch. We would definitely come back again.
The house was spotless. Thank you very much!
Whitetail Lodge was the perfect place to start our mornings before heading out to the mountains, There was no shortage of wonderful hikes, and some of our favorites were Sam Knob, The Devil's Courthouse, and the Art Loeb trail. The only thing that could have made this trip better is if we never had to leave.
Spent an amazing honeymoon at a gorgeous cabin! We loved our time here. Clean, fully equipped with a beautiful private setting. Hiked various trails, visited Biltmore, and a favorite place we stumbled upon Lake Junaluska. Thank you for the fond memories! Would love to come back.
This place is amazing! We were looking for a private and peaceful cabin and this place had both! Check-in was super smooth. And when you walked in, it was immaculately beautiful! The place was super clean! The bed was comfortable and the bathroom was spacious (we stayed on the first floor). It was so relaxing to sit on the deck in the morning and evening watching nature. The hot tub was so enjoyable after a long day of site seeing, hiking, etc. The kitchen allowed us to make breakfast and warm-up dinners. We fell in love with this place! And although we didn't have our pup with us, that's the only thing that could have made this place any better. We'd come back in a heartbeat!
We had a lovely time hiking, exploring, and soaking in the views with our dog.
We enjoyed the beautiful cabin and all of its views! We loved the location, close enough to the fun but far enough away to relax. We will be back.
The views from the porch were absolutely stunning. Was a great place to get away yet close enough to everything we wanted to explore.
We had the best time staying here at Whitetail Lodge. We thank you for the recommendation of breakfast, very yummy. We liked Bojum and it was a favorite. After every adventure coming back to this cozy cabin & soaking in the view from the hot tub was the icing on the cake. Thank you again for a wonderful cabin.
We absolutely love this cabin! Is it cozy and has the perfect amenities to enjoy on a rainy day! There are so many attractions nearby to explore, too! We are already planning a trip back to share this place with our children! Thank you for providing such a wonderful place for rest, rejuvenation, and fun!
We had a great time lounging by the fire while we played cribbage and Yahtzee. Our dog loved exploring the woods and meeting the horses next door. Downtown Waynesville was great and we visited one of the best breweries in North Carolina. Thanks for the great weekend and for allowing us to celebrate a year of being married.
Had a great stay, despite the weather being rainy & cold (for us floridians) we had a fun time hanging out, playing games, hot tub and exploring the town! Would recommend to family and friends. Thanks Carolina Mornings & owners!!!
Enjoyed our stay. The home was clean and had all the supplies we needed.
We had an absolutely amazing stay at this beautiful cabin! Thank you for offering this as a silent auction item for A Place for Hope. We will definitely be coming back for a longer stay. Loved walking Water Rock Knob on Saturday and playing games on Sunday. Thank you again!
Great place! We loved it so much and want to visit again!
Spent the week here and had such a great time. Ended up going to the Biltmore, Soco Falls, Waynesville, Maggie Valley, and so much ore. Have fun Exploring!
We really enjoyed our stay at this property! The home itself was warm and inviting, the hot tub was perfect and the views were even better!
This cabin was perfect for our winter getaway with our dog! We loved the hot tub and wood-burning fireplace and the king bed. There were games and puzzles and all the amenities we needed. It felt very private and clean.
Such a great, fun place for a weekend getaway!
Very cute cabin! It seems much bigger than the pictures show. Very nice view from the back porch, but there is a tiny bit of road noise from the highway. Would stay there again!
The cabin was beautiful and well stocked! The porch allowed for easy mornings and beautiful sunsets. We'd love to come back again!
My partner and I booked this cabin last-minute for an anniversary trip to Asheville! I have to say, the photos don't really do this cabin justice. It was so incredibly clean & cozy. We didn't want to leave! I cook a lot, and the kitchen was incredibly well stocked. We loved the wood-burning fireplace and hot tub downstairs. View was amazing, and we even got some snow on our last day there. It's not far from Asheville, and yet you feel like you're miles away from anything. We didn't really explore outside very much as we had some very cold weather, but felt very secluded and safe. Internet was reliable and fast as well! We will definitely be coming back here.
Loved it! Highly recommend. Great views.
Awesome relaxing spot with great views!
Thank you so much for sharing this amazing place! We were double celebrating. My wife's retirement from a 35-year teaching career, and our 34th wedding anniversary. We were able to slow down and relax - even with our Jack Russell, Rugis. We highly recommend shopping in Waynesville, The 209 Diner, and the Great Smoky Mountain Railroad.
Why use a lot of words when a few words do the trick? The cabin was great!
My family really loved the property. Very well maintained.
Property is located in a beautiful area with a spectacular drive in. Perfectly distanced from neighbors to feel private without feeling too secluded!
"We absolutely loved whitetail lodge.it was clean, quiet and spacious, perfect for our family of 4 adults plus our dog. Highly recommend it!"
We had a lovely time here! If you are lucky you will be visited by a red cardinal each day. Usually announces his visit by tapping on the master bedroom window every morning.
Thank you so much for taking such good care of our mountain Home! We appreciate you very much and hope you have a wonderful new year!
"The cabin was great - clean and accommodating. The beds were comfortable, there were plenty of extra blankets and towels, and the amenities were great. Truly well done! Recommend driving an AWD as the graveled driveway is a little steep. Nice quiet neighborhood with some long range views. The hot tub was functional and perfect for a nice afternoon soak and there was an added measure of security with Ring cameras and sensor lights on the outside of the property. Thank you for the great hospitality, it made our stay that much more relaxing. "
"We had an amazing time! This is a beautiful place in a great location. We loved the view, the furnishings, cleanliness, and quietness. We had a very positive experience with Carolina Mornings and this property - we would recommend and will be back! 5-star cleanliness, furnishings and bedding - kitchen was well stocked."
"Even tho we are very young, this was a lovely 50th wedding anniversary gift from our children. Wonderful home, beautiful weather, gorgeous sunsets - foliage!! Thank you for allowing our doggies to enjoy the trip as well - great home for our furry friends! likewise we missed the rafter bears as well ! Wonderful vacation! An announcement - another grandbaby coming - their 1st child - our 4th grandchild. Next time we come, we will have a ""screamer"" - my daughter's 1st child. Her husband was a significant part of that. That's OK, he's absolutely great! Although we missed seeing your house trained bears, we didn't miss seeing the ""outside"" non-trained variety. The house is/was fabulous! We are glad that you allowed us to share the beauty of your home & the environment that it is a part of. Thank you so very, very much. A great 50th anniversary gift, and a great ""life"" gift! Felt like I was staying in a private home! Clean, well appointed, relaxing. Carolina Mornings is extremely professional and SO informative to its clients. Everything! View from balcony, fireplace, kitchen had everything needed, clean, nothing negative to add at all! Everything was great! "
"We had a very positive experience with Carolina Mornings and this property - we would recommend. 5-star cleanliness, furnishings and bedding - kitchen was well stocked."
"We had the best time here. No deer or bear, but still some sights to see. We will remember this forever!"
"We loved the view, the hot tub, the swing and rocking chair on the front porch. It's nice and secluded, too! We had a very positive experience with Carolina Mornings and this property - we would recommend. 5-star cleanliness and bedding - kitchen was well stocked."
"We had a fantastic stay, it had everything we needed. Loved the view and hot tub, also that my pup could come along :) We had a very positive experience with Carolina Mornings and this property - we would recommend. 5-star cleanliness, furnishings and bedding - kitchen was well stocked."
"Amazing views from the back porches and hot tub, clean and cozy! 100% recommend we had our family of 6 and our two pups and our stay was absolutely amazing!"
"What a nice weekend away we had! We enjoyed hiking and exploring around the area! We ate wonderful food, and spent time together as a family. The hot tub was a big hit! Thank you for the memories -:)"
Carolina Mornings! We were supposed to be in Aruba for our honeymoon! This little getaway was the perfect substitute!
Carolina Mornings - we feel so blessed to have enjoyed a week in the mountains during our girls spring break. These are some uncertain times and we are so glad we were able to have a week of normalcy before returning home. We look forward to coming back and unwinding in the mountains.
"Day 1 - we made a big breakfast & had sweet porch talks. Day 2 - we went to the Biltmore & Early Girl Eatery (breakfast - WOW), & French Broad & made enchiladas for dinner! Day 3 - we slept in and explored downtown Asheville. Ended the day with baked ziti & the Bachelor Finale. Last morning - we packed up & are headed home. It was an amazing trip full of laughs, relaxation & sweet chats. Love, some college gals. War Eagle!"
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