About the Hidden Gem

Sleeps 10 Comfortably • 4 Bedrooms • 3 Baths

Our vacation rental in the mountains of Western North Carolina features, 4 bedrooms, 3 baths, multiple decks overlooking the breathtaking mountains, a hot tub, pool table, gas fireplace and much more. Hidden Gem is located 5 miles from the GA/NC state line on HWY 441. It is 9 miles from Franklin. As you drive up the paved road to the top of the mountain, there is only one other house on the road. From the large wrap around deck you have a wonderful view of a mountain vista with layers of mountains. The property adjoins the Nantahala National Forest and there is also easy access to a hiking trail just off the lower deck.

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Main Floor

The main floor of the Hidden Gem vacation Chalet Rental features a living area with gas fireplace, dining room, kitchen, and two bedrooms. The sliding doors open to the large front deck of the chalet and provide breathtaking views of the mountains in any season. The living area has a cathedral ceiling and features a flat screen television.

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Dine In or Out

The kitchen is located just off the living/dining area and features stainless steel appliances including a stove with flat cooking surface, refrigerator, microwave and vent. Granite countertops and wood cabinetry are also part of the kitchen space. You'll also find many small appliances provided as well from a toaster to single & multi-cup coffee makers. The kitchen is fully equipped with everything you need to cook with.

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Sleep Comfortably

The Hidden Gem vacation rental features 4 bedrooms: 2 on the main floor (1 queen / 2 twins), 1 bedroom upstairs and 1 bedroom on the lower level, both with king size beds. There is also a pullout queen sofa bed on the lower level. Baths located on each floor with a combination tub & shower. Fresh linens are also provided for your stay.

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Lower Level Terrace

The lower level or terrace of the Hidden Gem provides a great space for hours of fun or relaxation. A king bed & bath are featured on this floor along with a living area that has a queen-sized sleeper sofa. The terrace also features a pool table, large flat screen TV and plenty of seating. It offers access to another level of the front deck and the hot tub area.

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Relax in the Hot Tub

If you need to unwind, enjoy the soothing hot tub featured at the Hidden Gem vacation chalet rental. Located just off the lower level with mountain views from plenty of windows that provide great natural light.

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Outdoor Living

The Hidden Gem chalet vacation rental features plenty of outdoor space to take in the gorgeous mountain views. Three levels of decks to be exact. Off the main floor is a gas grill with table and chairs for dining out. Other seating is provided including rocking chairs. Another table area is located just below the terrace level of the Hidden Gem.

Frequently Asked Questions

Some common questions asked by our guests

Is the road paved?
Yes. The drive is paved all the way to the Hidden Gem.

Where do we by groceries?
There are several options. If coming from the south there is a Wal-Mart & Ingle's in Clayton, Georgia. Coming from the North, Franklin features several grocery stores including Ingle's & Bi-Lo.

What is provided for our stay?
The Hidden Gem provides you linens (sheets & towels), starter items such as basic handsoap, toilet paper, paper towels and garbage bags. Refer to our Rates & Amenities page for complete information.

Is there a place to do laundry?
Yes. The Hidden Gem is equipped with a full laundry room on the terrace or lower level of the house.

Why do you charge a cleaning fee?
The Hidden Gem will be vacation ready when you arrive with fresh linens on the beds and in the baths. We also provide starter supplies such as paper products, laundry supplies and more. We strive to make your arrival and departure as worry free as possible.

Do you allow pets?
No we do not. There are many reasons for this including the nature of our home furnishings and the fact that many area attractions and activities are not pet friendly. Leaving pets at the home, no matter how well trained, could cause expensive damage while left unattended.

Do you allow smoking?
The Hidden Gem is a smoke-free vacation rental.