Secluded Cozy Wooden Cabin in Fort Payne, Alabama

Cabin in Fort Payne, AL

7 guests • 2 bedrooms • 3 beds

5.0
64 reviews

14+ acres near Little River Canyon | Fast Wi-Fi | Vacation, Corporate and Extended Stays | Fire Pit | 1.5 Bathrooms | Fireplace | BBQ Grill | Walking Trails | Creek | Double Hammock | Picnic Table | Dog Friendly | Hosts up to 7 Guests

This treehouse offers a serenity escape on the private 14+ acre Haven of Hope retreat near Little River Canyon National Preserve. Explore waterfalls, parks, shops, and restaurants. Relax by the fireplace with a cup of coffee and enjoy views through a canopy of trees. Deer and turkeys are spotted often near the creek! There are two easy walking trails near this Treehouse - each perfect for picnics on the ground and access to a swing-for-two in the woods! One trail leads to a rippling brook that runs through the property. Renew, refresh, and be restored!

Not long after you turn onto the private road (one-lane-only so descending/exiting vehicles should yield to incoming/ascending vehicles and back up until there is space to pass) that winds through the 14+ acre retreat called Haven of Hope, you will see Serenity Escape Treehouse on your right. You have a private driveway and parking area. 2 cars max. A smaller car can park directly underneath the treehouse. Don't block the main private road, because continuing on the private road, you will pass two walking trails - Rippling Brook Walking Trail on left and Lost and Found Walking Trail on right. You will then see Peaceful Hideaway Treehouse on your left (also available - sleeps 6), and Happy Glamper RV (also available - sleeps 2) and the homeowner's cabin is located at the end of the private road at the top of the mountain.

Beside the parking area, there are stairs leading up to the Treehouse entrance from parking. When you enter the Treehouse, you will know your peaceful retreat has begun as you are surrounded by that familiar knotty pine wood on each wall. From every window on each of the two stories, you will see refreshing views through a canopy of trees.

The primary bedroom on the main floor boasts beautiful window views and a thermostat-controlled electric fireplace. There is also a 32" TV with Roku, Disney Plus, ESPN Plus and Hulu (no ads). There are 2 chairs in the room that may be added to the dining space when there are 6 guests. For the queen bed, there is a 12" memory foam mattress and new, quilted bedding for your rest and relaxation. An extra blanket, vacuum, portable high chair (if needed), and box fan can be found in the closet.

A bathroom is directly across the hall from the main bedroom with a full tub/shower combo and a double-sink vanity. There is a large frosted window to provide privacy but allow lots of daylight during the day. There is a stackable washer/dryer and ironing board with an iron available in the bathroom for your convenience.

Moving into the main living area, you will appreciate the sight of a leather sofa and loveseat, as well as another chair and ottoman. The coffee table is multi-functional and the top can be raised to table height if desired. There is plenty of room for your family to enjoy this space. There are board games, puzzles, books, and reading information about Lookout Mountain in Alabama. On cool mornings, you will enjoy the gas log fireplace that is thermostat-controlled. For movie nights in, there is a flat screen 55" HD Roku television that includes many viewing options, along with The Disney Bundle (Disney Plus, ESPN Plus and Hulu - No Ads). In addition, highspeed WiFi is available so you can stream your own favorite subscriptions.

Directly next to the living room area is the dining area. There is comfortable seating for up to six (2 additional chairs are kept in the primary bedroom). The bench at the farm table has additional storage as the top can be lifted.

From the dining area, look out through the glass-paned double doors to the covered balcony area. There is a gas grill for your grilling needs, and BBQ tools are kept in a kitchen drawer. On the balcony, you will enjoy capturing scenes of nature from the height of the treehouse. Native plants and a variety of wildlife can be seen in the morning as you enjoy that first cup of coffee. Listen close for the footsteps of deer that run close to this Treehouse frequently.

Close to the Treehouse, you will notice a brick fire pit designed with your retreat in mind. Take the private road to the top of the hill (owner’s home away from home), and feel free to take some chopped firewood as needed so that your family can make s’more memories. Extendable roasters are located in a kitchen drawer for your convenience, and “Rim of the Canyon Café and General Store” is less than 2 miles from the property and has s’more supplies and lots of other goodies for your retreat! Close to the fire pit, you will notice a double hammock for even more relaxing moments on your retreat, and there is a picnic table for your outdoor dining enjoyment.

Back in the Treehouse, you will find a well-equipped kitchen with a refrigerator (and ice maker), stove, microwave, dishwasher, coffee maker, toaster, electric kettle, blender, cooking pots, can opener, pans and utensils, dishes, drinking glasses, eating utensils, cooking spices, coffee mugs, and more. Our hope is that your retreat at the treehouse cabin will provide you with welcoming home-away-from-home vibes.

In the living area, there is a beautiful, wooden spiral staircase leading up to the loft bedroom. There is a small desk and office chair if a designated workspace is required, and Wi-Fi is available. There are two queen beds with 10" Dreamer, memory foam mattresses serve to help every guest rest well. There is also a cozy reading nook with a twin size, memory foam mattress, soft bedding, and a remote-controlled reading light. A half bathroom adjoins the loft bedroom, with a sink and toilet. Through the loft windows, be sure to check out the breathtaking views from even greater heights :)

Message the Host if you would like information on reserving the entire 14+ acre retreat property which includes Peaceful Hideaway Treehouse, Serenity Escape Treehouse (across the private road from one another, nestled in the woods) and Happy Glamper RV (follow the private road to the top of the mountain). The entire retreat property, Haven of Hope, can currently host up to 14 Guests.

WHY GUESTS LOVE THIS PEACEFUL PROPERTY:
1) There is a very natural environment with trees everywhere on the 14+ acre retreat property!
2) It is located very near Little River Canyon National Preserve!
3) There are beautiful views through tree canopies!
4) It is a Treehouse Cabin on stilts...so that's just cool!
5) It truly is a Serenity Escape - our guests named it in their 5-star reviews!

You will want a car to see the sites and experience why Lookout Mountain in Alabama has so much to offer guests for a perfect vacation experience! You will be given access to a list of favorite attractions and restaurants! Waterfalls, national preserve, state parks, zip lining, hiking, picnicking, rappelling, horseback trail rides, canoeing, kayaking, rock climbing, wild animal preserve, golfing, swimming, museums, glass blowing, making pottery, skiing (seasonal), axe throwing, unique local dining, antique shopping, scenic drives, and MORE! So that you can experience life on the mountain like locals, we provide our guests with a list of all the attractions and restaurants! Chattanooga is only an hour away - Birmingham and Atlanta are less than 2 hours away!

You will receive an email to e-sign a vacation rental agreement and upload your photo ID before the reservation is complete.
This retreat property is dog-friendly (small to medium dogs only). If you wish to bring a dog, a pet fee of $69 applies per dog (2 dogs max).
This retreat property does NOT allow smoking anywhere on the property.
Exterior security cameras are located at this property.
There is a $300 security deposit HOLD required for this retreat property.
Guests will receive email communication from Peaceful Retreats prior, during and after each retreat.

The host 10% of all revenue commission collected from reservations at this home to Friends of Little River Canyon. Friends of Little River Canyon promote the natural, cultural, scenic, and recreational resources of Little River Canyon National Preserve; to protect those resources; and to assure that they are available to the public and are also here for the appreciation and enjoyment of future generations. They are a non-profit organization that recognizes Little River Canyon National Preserve as a special and nationally significant place.
Thank you for choosing Serenity Escape Treehouse! Misti and David founded Peaceful Retreats and purchased the 14+ acre "Haven of Hope" retreat property with a mission to love, serve and care for others by providing a peaceful experience for their retreat guests.

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Features and services

Beds

  • 3 Queen-size beds

Most popular features

  • Pets allowed

  • Wi-Fi/Internet

  • Private Kitchen

  • National Park

  • Bathtub

  • Heating

  • Hiking

  • Swimming

  • Fishing

  • Air conditioning

  • Microwave

  • Fireplace

  • Fridge

  • Wildlife watching

  • kayak

    Kayaking/Canoeing

  • Yoga

  • Meditation

  • Biking

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Where you will stay

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Fort Payne, Alabama

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Scenic views
  • Little River Canyon National Preserve
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    1 kilometers straight-line distance

Activities near Fort Payne
  • Swimming

  • Hiking

  • Biking

  • kayak

    Kayaking/Canoeing

  • Fishing

  • Meditation

  • Yoga

  • Wildlife watching

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Property reviews

5.0 overall rating
Overall experience
5.0
Cleanliness
5.0
Activities
5.0
Nature surroundings
5.0
Uniqueness
5.0
Comfort
5.0
64 Reviews

Things to know

Arrival and departure

  • Check-in: Before 03:00 PM

  • Check-out: 10:00 AM

House rules

  • Pets allowed

  • No smoking

  • No parties

  • No events

  • No open fires

  • Minimum age to rent: 18

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