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Mountain Hideaway Offering Peace And Quiet, Yet Minutes from Callaway Gardens

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms1
Half Baths1
Space 1,500 sq ft
Property type chalet
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

A great Mountain getaway close to many attractions and recreational acitivities

The Mountain House is a three level chalet located on one of the highest points of Pine Mountain, midway between the quaint Georgia towns of Warm Springs, home of Roosevelt's Little White House, and Pine Mountain, home of Callaway Gardens Resort. Our Chalet features two bedrooms plus a loft with a queen size bed, one and a half baths, a fully equipped kitchen and a wonderful stone fireplace available between October and March. Enjoy the high ceilings, open main living area and the wrap around deck with wooded views. The towns of Pine Mountain and Warm Springs are very visitor friendly with Southern hospitality, regional restaurants (we do love our Bar-B-Que!) and specialty shopping and antiquing.


Owner
Michael Lamb
Member since: 2013
Speaks english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
April 19, 2018

About Michael Lamb

Transplanted Yankees from Ohio, where Joanna and I graduated from Ohio State (Go Bucks!), we moved our Family to Georgia in the early 1980's and never left. We are all Dawgs now, as Michael is an administrator and teacher with Georgia's Technical College System who earned his graduate degree from the University of Georgia. Joanna is a retired research scientist and an avid vegetable gardener. We live nearby in Midland, Georgia near Columbus on the 3 acres Joanna has always wanted for her gardens.

Michael Lamb purchased this chalet in 2002

Why Michael Lamb chose Warm Springs

We bought this property after moving to the area and renting another unit in the small neighborhood of A-frames and Chalets. It was within a short commute of work, and when our current chalet was remodeled, we bought it and it was our primary residence for several years. We loved living there full time and love going back frequently just to relax and enjoy the mountain.

What makes this chalet unique

Our chalet has three levels, an open floor plan with a high ceiling on the main floor and lots of light. It is cozy and has a wonderful deck overlooking the forest. A huge stone fireplace in the lower level is original and available to guests from October to March. We love the peace and quiet, the fresh air, and the pure mountain water that you will want to use to fill your bottled water empties!

Amenities

Accommodation and Amenities for this vacation chalet rental in Warm Springs

Property Type:
  • chalet
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1500 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , Half bath
  • Half bath is located in the lower level.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , This bed is in the loft which is open to main floor
    Bedroom 1 - 1 double
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , This bedroom has a pac-n-play type bed for a small child
    Lower Level Sleeping Area - A Frontgate air mattress-type queen bed is available.
  • Please note that the pac-n-play bed may be found in any of the three bedrooms.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Foosball
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
  • 1 bicycles
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • whitewater rafting

Reviews

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Mountain Hideaway Offering Peace And Quiet, Yet Minutes from Callaway Gardens
average rating of 4.4347825 based on 46 reviews
5

Perfect get away close to Callaway Gardens and Warm Springs!

  • 5 of 5

The homeowners bent over backwards to accommodate us with a change of itenerary. Their cabin was just what we were looking for. Rustic, private, and in the woods. We were able to bring our dog to this pet friendly rental where she loved exploring the area. The place is in a perfect location between Calloway Gardens and Warm Springs, GA. A perfect get away spot! Again may I say the owners were awesome to work with. Would we rent this again? Absolutely!!!

Lynne Wood

  • Submitted: 6-Apr-2018
  • Stayed: April 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great experience!

  • 5 of 5

The woods in the backyard were the perfect playground for my boys. Easy check in and out process. The view from the pool is beautiful. This house was perfect for children. The entire basement is full of books and games. This became their space as soon as we got there!

  • Submitted: 2-Apr-2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Warner Robins, GA
4

Home Away from Home

  • 4 of 5

This was a great place for our girls getaway. Yes the house is slightly outdated, the bathtub and the kitchen could use an update. But everything is included in the price which you can't beat. All the linens, from bathroom, kitchen and bedroom are included. Also all paper items i.e. paper towels, toilet paper, plates cups, napkins, etc. They provide condiments, coffee and fixings, bottled water, etc. Beds were comfortable and plenty of room for everyone. Heat worked great and the views are very nice. Mr Lamb was great working out all the details and answering our questions. It's secluded and peaceful. Hopefully we will get to try this place again. Recommend it highly.

  • Submitted: 26-Mar-2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Loved this mountain home

  • 5 of 5

This home is on top of Pine Mountain, in Warm Spring near the Pine Mountain Trail. This rental turned out to be the prefect location for us. The cabin was extremely well stocked, more than any other rental I have had, and I rent a lot!! The basement is huge, with a massive fire place, that the owner supplied wood for. Highly recommend this home and hope to return next year.

  • Submitted: 8-Jan-2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Little hidden oasis (not so little)

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I were memorized with the cabin. We arrived on a rainy, cool day but after arriving at the cabin we quickly built a nice fire and shared a bottle of wine. We had a beautiful Christmas tree and outdoor Christmas lights.

We were a short 10 minute drive to Callaway Gardens and an even closer drive to FDR State Park with lots of hiking trails.

We had lunch in Warn Springs at The Bullloch House and then visited the Warm Springs Winery. Both are not to be missed.

The 2nd day we had lunch in Pine Mountain with all the locals at a fantastic Mexican Restaurant then back to our cabin oasis. We then went back to Pine Mtn for the best burger ever at The Iron Horsre and then on to see the Fantasy of Lights at Calloway .

Best Celebration of Anniversary and Birthday ever.

So much Thanks to Michael and his wife for an early check in and a wonderful stay.

  • Submitted: 22-Dec-2017
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Austin, TX
5

It was everything we expected!

  • 5 of 5

Our quick weekend in Pine Mountain was perfect for our family holiday get away to see Fantasy in Lights at Callaway Gardens. The cabin in the woods had all the comforts of home and gave us the feeling of seclusion but still the perfect distance to civilization. Everything we needed was there (except food of course), cookware, condiments & seasonings, books, games, wifi, direct TV, plenty of blankets, pillows, towels and even a Christmas Tree! The owners were super friendly through email and met all our requested needs... an additional air mattress...the deluxe kind from Frontgate! We were lucky enough to even enjoy a blanket of snow in early December which helped boost the Christmas cheer! We hope to revisit someday!

  • Submitted: 13-Dec-2017
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
78 Miles
Atlanta Hartsfield Jackson
Nearest Barpub
9 Miles
Pine Mountain, GA
Nearest Golf
9 Miles
Callaway Gardens
Nearest Train
80 Miles
Amtrak, Atlanta, GA
Nearest Motorway
15 Miles
I-185
Nearest Restaurant
9 Miles
Pine Mountain, GA
Nearest Beach
9 Miles
Robin Lake Beach at Callaway Gardens
Car: necessary

'The Mountain House' is located on the top of Pine Mountain, halfway between the towns of Warm Springs, Georgia and Pine Mountain, Georgia. It is adjacent to the Franklin Delano Roosevelt (FDR) State Park and within walking distance of the Pine Mountain Trail. Our chalet is only fourteen minutes from Callaway Gardens Resort, a beautiful 2,500 acre nature preserve with a wide range of attractions including picnic areas, white sand beaches, hiking/biking trails, golf courses, and spring-fed lakes with fly fishing. Callaway also features a world-class Horticultural Center as well as the Butterfly Center, Wild Birds of Prey exhibition, and a wide variety of seasonal events. We are also located 20 minutes from the popular attractions of Wild Animal Sarfari and Butts Mill Farm, as well as the historic Roosevelt Little White House museum and grounds. For those wishing to travel a bit further, a new and very popular whitewater rafting course is located 40 minutes south, along the Chatahoochee River in Columbus, GA.

But most of all, the Mountain House offers peace and quiet, with mountain air in a relaxing and beautiful setting.

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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this vacation chalet rental in Warm Springs

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
C$179
From
C$243
Fri,Sat
C$1,021
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable Damage Deposit C$128.44
Tax Rate 11.0%

Holiday rates for all National Holidays and between Thanksgiving and New Year's are $239 for Friday or Saturday and $169 for weekdays Sunday through Thursday. We do not split Fridays and Saturdays without prior agreement. Holiday weekly rate is $995.00. Standard Monthly rate is $1995. Holiday monthly rate $2495.00. Monthly rates are negotiable depending on number of guests staying at the chalet.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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