Beautifully Renovated Cottage with a Trout Stream near Watauga Lake, North Carolina

Sugar Grove, North Carolina (United States)

Beautifully Renovated Cottage with a Trout Stream near Watauga Lake, North Carolina

1 unit
4 guest capacity
Private Bathroom
Pets allowed
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Hosted by Connie
  • Verified Host
  • Joined in 2016
  • Response rate: 60%
  • Response time: Over 1 day
  • More than 20 bookings


  • Kid-friendly
  • Pets allowed
  • Private Jacuzzi/Hot Tub
  • Private Barbecue
This cottage has been beautifully renovated, and it is located in Sugar Grove, North Carolina, near the Watauga Lake, and can comfortably accommodate four guests. There are two bedrooms and one full bathroom. The first bedroom has a California king-size bed. The second bedroom has a leather futon bed. The bathroom has a sink, a toilet, a rejuvenating jetted tub and a shower. Linens and towels are provided.

In the living room, guests will find a small sofa and coffee table facing the flat-screen television with modern and tastefully decorated interior finishings and plenty of natural light. There is a four-person dining room table for couples and families to enjoy cozy indoor meals. The kitchen is stylishly outfitted with optimal counter space for meal preparation and a small bar with two bar stools. Complete with all modern appliances, it includes a stainless steel refrigerator, a dishwasher, a kitchen stove, an oven, a grill, a microwave, a coffee maker, and all cooking utensils and essentials.

Guests will love the outdoor area as well. With over 15 acres to explore and a river filled with trout, glampers won't want to leave the rental. The outdoor grill is perfect for guests to cook up a mouthwatering steak, or perhaps grilling a freshly caught trout from the river. In addition, there is ample outdoor furniture, perfect for glampers to enjoy some al fresco dining.

Pets need to be approved prior to booking, hosts will need information such as weight and breed of the dog, but a $50 fee is typical.


  • 1 King-size bed
  • 1 Sofa bed
  • Electricity
  • Water
  • Hot water
  • Wi-Fi/Internet
  • Cell service
  • Heating
  • Air conditioning
  • Linens and pillows
  • Television
  • Washing machine
  • Dryer
  • Parking
  • Dining table
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Shower
  • Bathtub
  • Toilet
  • Sink
  • Towels
  • Toiletries
  • Private Kitchen
  • Cooking basics
  • Fridge
  • Coffeemaker
  • Tea kettle
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Stove
  • Dishwasher
  • Hot plate
  • Freezer
  • Dining room
  • Private Jacuzzi/Hot tub
  • Fire pit
  • Private Barbecue
  • Deck/Patio
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Hammock
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Netflix/HBO
  • Apple TV
  • Satellite/Cable
While guests will certainly enjoy all of the pampering provided by their indoor space, the true magic of this property lies in what can be found among the 15 acres of land, full of nooks and treasurable spaces. Right at their doorstep, guests will find several designated patio areas furnished with benches, swings, a hammock, and small tables to enjoy meals. There is a flourishing garden, two ponds, a farm, and a trout stream where guests are welcome to fish. After taking a stroll on one of the gorgeous hiking trails upon green rolling hills with mountain views, guests can spend romantic evenings in total privacy under the stars while staying cozy around the blazing fire pit.

Other amenities of the property include a washing machine, a television, Wi-Fi, air conditioning, heating, and free on-site parking.

Location + Surroundings

Nearby local services
  • Supermarket
  • Museums
  • Antiquing
  • Shopping
  • Movie theater
This beautifully renovated rental sits on more than 15 acres at the edge of Cherokee National Forest near Watauga Lake in Sugar Grove, North Carolina. This magnificently designed property was thoughtfully crafted for entertainment and spared no expense to delight its guests with extra special touches. With over 1,000 feet of trout-stocked river frontage, two ponds, several gorgeously manicured hiking trails, swings, fire pits, patio areas, a garden, a farm, and more, guests will have a hard time peeling themselves away from this bliss-inducing experience.

Perfect for a romantic getaway or a small family retreat, guests will have no trouble relaxing and enjoying the estate’s outdoor paradise while indulging in the cottage’s upscale amenities. The cottage is just 20 minutes from downtown Boone, Valle Crucis, and Banner Elk and only five minutes to Watauga River. Elk River Airport and Johnson County Airport are each about 35 minutes away from the property.


  • Swimming
  • Hiking
  • Winter sports
  • Water sports
  • Horseback riding additional charge
  • Biking
  • Kayaking/Canoeing
  • Whitewater rafting
  • Climbing
  • Zip-lining additional charge
  • Fishing
  • Boating/Sailing
  • ATV/Quads/4x4
  • Wine tasting
  • Yoga
  • Wildlife watching on-site
  • Hunting
  • Tennis
  • Golfing
  • Feeding animals

With 360-degree views of the lush landscape, rolling hills, mountains, and trails, an unrivaled backdrop meets a playground for entertainment and rejuvenation. Guests can enjoy coffee at sunrise at one of the many seating areas with a view. Afternoons can be filled strolling across the property to admire the beautiful garden, the farm, and the two ponds or releasing their inner-child on the property’s swings. The river stream is full of trout for those who enjoy fishing and the fire pit is always ready to keep warm after sunset. Finally, guests can enjoy several acres of perfectly maintained and private hiking trails. For those looking to venture off of the property, Watauga Lake is just five minutes away for whitewater rafting, swimming, hiking, fly fishing, and more.

Less than 20 minutes away by car, guests can access the downtown areas of Boone, Valle Crucis, or Banner Elk to get a taste of the local culture and access several charming markets, restaurants, shops, and more.

Accommodation Rules

  • Check-in: From 03:00 PM
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Infants allowed Under 2 years old
  • Children allowed 2-12 years old
  • Pets allowed additional charge
  • Smoking allowed
  • Parties allowed
  • Events allowed

Accessibility & Safety

  • Fire extinguisher
  • Smoke detector

Cancellation policy

24-hour free cancellation
Thirty: Cancellation is free up to 24 hours after your booking is confirmed and at least 30 days before check-in.

Additional Information

Children are allowed at this property.

Parties and events are allowed but must be approved in advance.

Pets are allowed but breed and size must be approved in advance. There will be an additional cleaning fee for pets.

Please note that there are designated downstairs and upstairs accommodations as two separate units. This listing represents the downstairs unit. There are 16” beams separating the units to create plenty of room for insulation and separation.

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