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Reflect on mother nature's serene beauty from 'Gratitude Retreat,' a 5-bedroom, 3-bath vacation rental home in Cullowhee on Lake Glenville. Perfect for a family retreat, this home sleeps up to 14 and features 2 viewing decks, a furnished pergola and private dock. Explore the lake up close when you take out the provided canoe or kayak.


Master Bedroom: King Bed | Bedroom 2: Queen Bed | Bedroom 3: Queen Bed | Bedroom 4: 2 Twin-over-Twin Bunk Beds | Bedroom 5: Queen Bed | Den: Futon

Welcome to 'Gratitude Retreat' where you're sure to be in awe of the limitless natural beauty surrounding this lakefront home. From one of the viewing decks, gaze out onto the lake, private dock, and outdoor fire pit where memories with family and friends are waiting to be made!

When you want to relax inside, grab a seat on the couch in front of the flat-screen satellite Smart TV. The floor-to-ceiling brick gas fireplace helps to set the tone for a cozy mountain getaway.

On your drive up to the lake, pick up some fresh produce at the grocery store to utilize the fully equipped kitchen. Gather up ingredients for a new recipe or stick to a family favorite to serve on the outdoor patio under the pergola.

Host a game night in the downstairs den that features a billiards table and built-in dartboard. Onlookers can watch a movie on the flat-screen satellite Smart TV or take in the fresh alpine air from the lower level deck. For the end to a perfect evening, gather up loved ones and see who can roast the perfect s'more at the outdoor fire pit. Peek through the trees to see a blanket of twinkling stars after witnessing a colorful sunset beyond Lake Glenville.

A peaceful night's sleep awaits in one of the 5 bedrooms that offer a total of 1 king bed, 3 queen beds, and 2 twin-over-twin bunk beds. The king master suite even boasts a brick gas fireplace, a flat-screen satellite Smart TV, and an en-suite bathroom with a jetted tub and walk-in shower.


You'll have easy access to a variety of outdoor activities while staying at 'Gratitude Retreat,' so unplug and explore this magnificent terrain! Begin your trip by taking the provided canoe or kayak out on the glass-like lake.

If you want a motorized watercraft, rent a pontoon boat for the whole group at Signal Ridge Marina - located 9 miles away from this home. Share thrills while riding a jet ski or towing tubers along the wake!

On the way back home, take a detour and stop in the neighboring town of Cashiers for home-cooked comfort food at Winslow's Hideaway. If you need a quick pick-me-up, stop in for a cappuccino at Bucks Coffee Cafe.

Plan a day trip to visit the Great Smoky Mountains National Park - a scenic 1 hour and 20-minute drive from this property. Pack a picnic and a camera to spend an afternoon trekking along the well-maintained trails! Don’t forget to check out the Biltmore Estate in Asheville, just 45 minutes from the property.


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638 Glenshore Drive, Cullowhee, North Carolina 28723, United States


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