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A-Frame Cabin Rental with Private Dock on Watauga Lake near Johnson City, Tennessee

Butler, Tennessee (United States)

A-Frame Cabin Rental with Private Dock on Watauga Lake near Johnson City, Tennessee

5.0 4 Reviews

"Spectacular in the winter, can't imagine what it would be like in the summer. It's a must do return. Next time with kayaks and swim toys, although th…"

Linda D, guest in Feb. 5, 2017.
Private A-Frame
6 guests
Private Kitchen
Entire A-Frame

Top Watauga lake rentals: A-frame cabin with dock for rent near Johnson City, Tennessee

This unique A-frame cabin is the perfect rental for a getaway on Watauga Lake near Johnson City, Tennessee. It features two bedrooms and two bathrooms to accommodate up to six glampers. The first bedroom upstairs has a queen-size bed with a private full-size bathroom that features a Jacuzzi bathtub.

All linens, blankets, and bath towels are supplied. The downstairs bedroom is smaller with a double bed, an end table with lamp, large double hung window, a full-size closet, and a dresser with a mirror. Upstairs, the loft bedroom, with a door, is accessed by a spiral staircase. It is larger with a queen-size bed, end tables, lamps, a full-size double hung window, skylights, and open shelving for clothes storage. The full closet is in the bathroom upstairs.

The second bedroom has a double bed with a full-size bathroom that has double luxurious shower heads and ample space. One bathroom has a double shower head, the other with a jetted whirlpool tub for two.

The living room has a futon/double bed that can sleep, two adults. All the bedding is new, the queen-size bed is a premium pillow-top mattress, and the double bed has a new memory foam topper.

The interior of the cabin has tons of wood, a big bright interior with lake views from every room, and skylights.

The internet is reliable and works well for streaming.

There is Roku TV that has a Netflix account set up, and guests are welcome to add other channels. There is also a Bluetooth SoundBar for the TV or for guests' own music library. For those who would enjoy a cozy night in, they can choose from the collection of classic movies DVD library to watch together.

There are two kayaks available for glampers to use free of charge. The hosts also have a canoe that is there most of the time, but not guaranteed, as it is their personal boat and they use it sometimes.

Features and Services

  • Wi-Fi/Internet
  • Heating
  • Air conditioning
  • Fireplace
  • Washing machine
  • Shared Barbecue
  • Coffeemaker
  • Bathtub
  • Hairdryer

Hosted by Karen
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Accommodation Rules

  • Check-in: 03:00 PM
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Infants allowed Under 2 years old
  • Children allowed 2-12 years old
  • No smoking
  • No parties
  • Some spaces are shared
There is a refundable damage deposit of $200 for this glamping site.

Be kind to the environment and take care of the surroundings.

Cancellation policy

24-hour free cancellation
Sixty: Cancellation is free up to 24 hours after your booking is confirmed and at least 60 days before check-in.

Location & Surroundings

Butler, Tennessee (United States)

Detailed location provided after booking


  • Swimming
  • Winter sports
  • Biking
  • Kayaking/Canoeing
  • Whitewater rafting
  • Fishing
  • Boating/Sailing

Watauga is like no other—warm during the days, cool evenings, no mosquitoes and relatively uninhabited. Boat traffic is minimal during all parts of the day, and the lake is huge, allowing for plenty of space for glampers to enjoy a number of activities.

Paddle one of the cabin's kayaks from the private dock to fish, view the bald eagles' nest or simply explore the 105 miles of national forest that border the lake. Watch the kids and friends swim from the porch which cooking a grill out on the commercial grade gas grill while listening to tunes on the Bluetooth sound bar and simply forget all cares and make new memories.

Gather around the bonfire sharing stories of a day on the lake and looking at the extensive views of the water and national forest. Glampers can spend endless hours hiking, mountain biking, climbing, and simply exploring the miles valley that surrounds this glamping site. Take a picnic and make a day of the travels and then retreat back to the comfort of the cabin rental.

Fish from the dock, or take a kayak or glampers can bring their own boat down the nearby Elk River. Skiers and wake boarders can easily ski from the cove on some of the least trafficked parts of the lake—not that an
Boat and paddleboard rentals are available at the local marinas, or guests can use the host's boat launch ramp to launch their own boat, tie it up to the dock, or pontoons can beach right across from the cabin.

Guests can easily take day trips to whitewater rafting, a local winery, hike the Appalachian trail or Roan Mountain, known for gorgeous views, rhododendron forests, and cross-country skiing, or find a secluded waterfall with the help of hosts. Drive to the thriving college town of Boone, North Carolina, which is 45 minutes away or visit the popular Banner Elk and Blowing Rock.

Autumn brings beautiful fall colors with even better views. In the wintertime, skiing is a popular option at nearby Beech Mountain. This glamping site and the location is truly a wonderland of recreational activity.