River Ridge Lodge Vacation Rental Cabin in Blue Ridge, Georgia
The River Ridge Lodge is located on the upper Toccoa River with 170 feet of river frontage in the heart of the Aska Adventure Area in Blue Ridge, Georgia. This is a genuine log home with each log being unique. The cabin was designed and built by a master craftsman and shows the attention to detail throughout. The lodge is exquisitely appointed with luxuriously furnishings and offers magnificent riverfront views. One of the best features of this cabin is just a few steps away is a large covered Gazebo with wood burning fireplace enjoy the sounds of the meandering river passing by.
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|Maximum Occupancy||10 Guests|
River Ridge Lodge is a luxurious North Georgia Cabin Rental, which offers 5 bedrooms and 3.5 baths in 4500 square-foot, the cabin has three-levels features huge logs and soaring beam ceilings, where you will be awestruck by the unique artist carvings of bears that have been carved into the logs throughout the house, as well as the magnificent views of the Toccoa river can be seen from just about every window and deck area of the cabin. This luxuriously furnished cabin is very spacious and comfortably sleeps 10 guests. River Ridge Lodge features a massive 2-story prow window which showcases the breathtaking views of the Toccoa River yet provides nice privacy while being surrounded by the North Georgia Blue Ridge Mountains, the cabin is multi story three floors of living space making it the perfect place for your family gathering, small intimate wedding, corporate event or even a romantic get-away in the mountains to celebrate a special occasion or just time to be together in share memories in this very special cabin.
The main level of this North Georgia vacation rental features solid Hickory floors throughout a luxuriously professional decorated great room with custom angled leather and fabric sofa and two matching lounge chairs and ottomans, you cannot miss the massive stone wood burning fireplace that extends all the way up to the second story and dramatic Elk light fixture. The dining area features four custom made circular dining benches that are in the same fabrics as the great room furniture the dining benches actually wrap around the dining table when enables 8-10 guests to dine and enjoy conversation comfortably.
The spacious gourmet kitchen is an entertainers delight complete with stainless steel appliances, a professional six-burner range and double ovens, just about every small appliance a cook could ask for, double slab granite counter tops with a chipped edge, large eating and cooking island with vegetable sink. The dining area has exceptional views of the river. The river is close enough that you can enjoy the sounds of the river flowing while visiting with friends. The 60” round dining table was designed to be able to enjoy family gathers with a built in lazy susan in the center, and a breakfast bar built from a tree branch with 4 matching cedar bar stools. Just outside the kitchen is a wrap around deck with a large seating and outdoor dining area with seating for 10 guests, a gas grill that has been hooked up to our main propane tank.
Just off the main floor entry hall is a half bath and laundry area, the main floor also has two guest bedrooms with a shared full size bathroom, both guest bedrooms have Queen size beds with Spring Air pillow-top mattresses, bedding ensembles have cozy comforters inside duvet covers, the first guest bedroom has access. The guest bedroom on the river side has a beautifully carved alcove that opens up to a nice private deck area where you will find a couple rocking chairs to sit and enjoy the sights and sounds of the Toccoa River.
Calling all Bears! The theme of this home is bears, bears and more bears. You will notice that the steps leading upstairs are made out of split logs and the log on the landing has been carved into a bear take a few more steps up and you will be in the nice cozy loft area. The loft has been beautifully decorated with designer accents throughout and a built-in workstation with high-speed wireless Internet access. The loft area also serves as a nice retreat area as it is located just outside the upper master bedroom suite and has custom furnishings and window treatments that match the décor in the master suite. The upper master bedroom features a King size bed with a Spring Air pillow-top mattress and custom bedding ensemble, triple dresser and large chest that houses a small flat screen TV. Open the door to a small deck that is perfect for enjoying morning coffee. The master bathroom has the most unique log vanities that hang from heavy chains, a soaking tub and walk in shower with dual shower heads.
As you head downstairs to the lower terrace level you will find the second master bedroom suite that is equally as luxurious and features, a large walk in closet, small flat screen television a King size log style canopy bed with a custom bed panels, luxurious bedding ensemble and matching custom window treatments. The custom bedding ensemble fabric and coordinating wallpaper are you guessed it…. more bears and a few elk. The adjoining bathroom has a double sinks, a soaking tub and a walk-in shower with two shower heads. The second master bedroom suite has outdoor access to the lower level patio area where the six person hot tub is located. The very spacious game room area featuring a billiards table, 42” flat screen TV with DVD and Netflix, with plenty of seating bar stools and a queen size sofa bed. The fifth bedroom is located off the game room and features two Twin beds with Spring Air pillow top mattresses, small TV with DVD and has been decorated in a cowboy theme with real stage coach night nights that sit over the headboard making it ideal for reading your child’s favorite bedtime story.
One of the greatest feature of River Ridge lodge it that is has its own Theater Media room with a 105” projection style television with surround sound and DVD. The lodge features three wood-burning fireplaces one on the main level a second one in the game room and the third located down by the river the gazebo area. Next to the gazebo area is a nice picnic area with horseshoe pit. The hot tub is located directly outside the family room and can accommodate 8 guests. Three decks, porches, and balconies provide a wonderful opportunity to take in the Toccoa river views.
The Toccoa River provides some of the best trout fishing in north Georgia, along with swimming and tubing down the river. Guided or self-guided canoe, hiking, or bicycling trips are also available. For those with more leisurely pursuits in mind, the Town of Blue Ridge is just nine miles away and boasts some of the best antique shopping anywhere. The sightseeing train ride along the Toccoa River valley makes for a delightful morning or afternoon adventure.