From the moment you arrive at Eagles Roost, you’ll feel the tensions ease away. with its mountain landscaping and beautiful wildflowers. If you are a nature lover, this is the place, no manicured lawns here! Close to Maggie Valley Club and Resort, Eagles Roost is separated from the world by pine and hardwood trees that yield to a sweet view in the distance of mountains beyond and the creek in the distance. Make your way down the hillside in front of the house to your own private fire pit with seating where you can enjoy a family cookout or roast s’mores out in your own private mountain setting. Oversee the festivities from either the covered deck where you can catch a cup of morning coffee and the sunrise or from the spacious deck with outdoor seating near the gas grill, where you’ll gather to tell the adventures of the day.
Eagles Roost’s open living space with living room, dining room and kitchen combined is an excellent place to gather the gang for movie time or story time by the gas fireplace or sink in the the overstuffed couch to watch Spectrum high speed Internet TV. Kids and adults will sit at the breakfast bar to grab a snack, or chat with the cook to talk about the plans for the day. The compact kitchen offers all modern appliances and is full stocked with flatware and utensils with lots of counter space, cookware to make cooking together a joy. Or maybe sit around the hand-carved high top seating in the dining room after dinner for a round of cards.
The master suite on the main floor features master bath ensuite and king size bed. Also on the main floor, you will find another bedroom with queen bed and second full bath with a full size tub/shower. The utility room has full size capacity washer and dryer for you to use so you can travel a bit lighter.
Just a few minutes’ drive to the heart of Maggie Valley, Cataloochee Ski Area (known for being one of the first ski resorts in the US to open each year), Tube World (snow tubing), Wheels Through Time (a historic motorcycle museum featured on the History Channel’s “American Pickers”), horseback riding and golfing. In about 25 minutes, you could be in Waynesville at Ingles and Publix grocery stores, Walmart or head to Main Street in Waynesville and enjoy additional shopping, dining, and sightseeing.
This home is about a 35 minute drive to the Blue Ridge Parkway, Great Smoky Mountains National Park, and Harrah’s Cherokee Casino (even if you do not gamble, Harrah’s has some of the best restaurants around), Pisgah National Forest, several golf courses, and just west of Cherokee is Bryson City (home of the Great Smoky Mountain Railway and “Polar Express” during the Christmas Holiday).
A little more than 50 minutes away, you’ll arrive in Asheville at the Biltmore Estate & Winery (America’s largest and most visited privately-owned home), many great restaurants and micro-breweries, and 1 hour and 30 minutes away is Transylvania County (home of the most waterfalls in the United States), and over 100 Antique Shops.
Approximately, 1 hour away heading south to Hendersonville, you can visit Sierra Nevada Brewery (with their enormous dining and Tap Room), gem mining, white water rafting, zip-lining and much more in the surrounding areas. You are just under 1 hour 35 minutes to Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge, Tennessee (home of Dollywood).
You will find Eagles Roost a perfect home base to meet friends and family – close to everything, but away in a world of it’s own!
Firewood for the fire pit is available for purchase by the bundle from Maggie Mountain Vacations. Access is moderate on a concrete road with a short gravel driveway. May require 4-wheel drive in winter weather conditions. No pets.
|Sleeps: 4||Bedrooms: 2||Beds: 1 King, 1 Queen|
|Location: Wooded by a Creek with Mountain View||Type: Cabin||Baths: 2 Full|
|Pets: No||Parking: 3|