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Indian River Marina

Member since: 2015
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Speaks english

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Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 nights

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Overview

Photos and Description of the Jacksboro vacation cottage rental

Lakeview cottage - 1 bed/1 bath, sleeps 4

Want to get away from it all without spending a month’s salary? We have just the place for you . . . the new Cottages of Indian River.

These cottages are located just across the street from Indian River Marina and offer everything you need for your lake home away from home . . . fully-stocked kitchens for the cook, satellite TV in the living room and bedroom for the entertainment buff, WiFi if you must check your email, and a slip for your boat. If you don’t want to trailer your boat or don’t own one, rent one from us so you enjoy all 800+ miles of shoreline that the lake has to offer.

Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Indian River Marina (Owner)
Member since: 2015
Call Owner
Speaks english

Location

Nearest Airport
50.2 Miles
McGhee Tyson (TYS)
Nearest Barpub
3 Miles
Froggie's, by water
Nearest Motorway
7.4 Miles
I-75
Car: necessary

As one of the most desirable vacation destinations in the southeast, Norris Lake has a long history beginning as early as 1911. During this year, the location for a future dam development in the upper Tennessee Valley had been discovered. The future development site named "Cove Creek Site" at the time was chosen due to its natural landscape and ability to host a large dam. On October 1, 1933, the relatively new Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) took on their largest project and first dam, the construction of Norris Dam. The initial budget for the project was over $32 million dollars. Flooding had been a problem for the Tennessee valley for some time, and it was the goal for Norris Dam to bring some stability to the uncontrollable and unpredictable flooding as well as provide a substantial power source to the area. The name for the dam was an honor given to a long time supporter of TVA and Nebraska Senator George Norris (1861 - 1944).

On March 4, 1936, Norris Dam was completed with the gates closed. The finished dam itself is 1,860 feet long and 265 feet high. By January of 1937, the Norris Reservoir was filled completely, creating the largest reservoir on a tributary of the Tennessee River. Norris Lake hosts 33,480 acres of water surface and approximately 809 miles of shoreline. TVA's finished project, the Norris Dam, also proudly delivers a maximum energy delivery of 131,400 kilowatts.

The construction process of Norris Dam and the reservoir required massive purchases and acquisitions. Over 152,000 acres of land were purchased; 2,841 families and 5,226 graves were relocated to provide the construction area needed for the huge TVA project. The town of Norris, TN, was initially founded and built to house all of the thousands of workers involved in the construction of Norris Dam.

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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this vacation cottage rental in Jacksboro, Tennessee

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Off-Season 2016-17
Sep 6 2016 - May 18 2017
3 night minimum stay
C$126
C$791
C$1,582
 
 
Summer 2017
May 19 2017 - Sep 4 2017
3 night minimum stay
C$193
From
C$219
Fri,Sat,Sun
C$1,210
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
C$193
C$1,210
 

Additional information about rental rates

Property Damage Protection C$78
Housekeeping C$66 + Tax
Tax Rate 14.25%

Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Accommodation and Amenities for this vacation cottage rental in Jacksboro, Tennessee

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 512 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Lake View ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Master bedroom - 1 queen
    Living area - 1 sleep sofa /futon
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • marina
Leisure Activities:
  • boating
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • wildlife viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing