Beautiful And Quaint With All Modern Updates On East Fork Of The Little River
About Rob Shaffer
We love the outdoors, and this place we have made our weekend getaway and solace. It exudes peacefulness and was designed to be cozy yet modern in every way, so we could truly relax and be surrounded by nature.
Rob Shaffer purchased this Cabin in 2015
Why Rob Shaffer chose Mentone
It is secluded, quiet, private, rustic, modern, comfortable is every possible way.
What makes this Cabin unique
Every Season is amazing here.
100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date. 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
We had the most amazing girls’ get away to this adorable cabin. It was absolutely perfect in every way for what we needed. We loved using the hot tub, being close to Mentone and numerous hiking and lookout locations, all having comfy beds, and the kitchen was perfect for what we needed. We were able to relax and have so much fun. We decided to call this weekend our Wellness Retread! Thank you for letting us stay in your cabin!
The cabin was stocked with everything we needed! It was the perfect weekend getaway.
Great Family Get Away
Better than we imagined. We saw all kinds of wildlife, deer, turkeys, even a snake. Had an awesome time and everything was there. All we had to bring is food.
Peaceful Birthday Weekend
We had a relaxing stay and enjoyed the Fernweh cabin from 8/16 to 8/19. It was the perfect getaway and was so easy to book our reservations on line. We got a quick response to one question we had. We are planing to return in October. Looking forward to coming back in the Fall.
Secluded get away
It was a lovely cabin, the accommodations were very nice. We certainly had everything we needed and it was very peaceful. Loved The slipper tub.
Everything was so smooth renting it.. The place is awesome kids enjoyed going down to the river. Will be back in October!
Mentone sits atop Lookout Mountain in historic DeKalb County, Alabama. The area is rich in natural beauty: DeSoto Falls (inside DeSoto State Park), Little River Canyon (Little River Canyon National Preserve), Little River, endless hiking/biking opportunities and so much more. Natural recreation is available at the parks and several area businesses offer activities like kayaking, canoeing, and horseback riding. Golf is also available, and area cities like Fort Payne (10 mins), Trenton (30 mins), Chattanooga (45 mins) and Rome (40 mins) offer shopping and restaurants in addition to those found in Mentone.
We invite you to learn more about our area both before and during your visit. Visit these web sites to do just that, or contact us with your questions.
•DeKalb County Tourist Association
•Mentone Area Preservation Association Museums / Informative / Educational / Historical
Fort Payne Depot Museum
Housed in a 1800s train deport, this museum has
historical artifacts from the area and from around the
world. Well worth the visit. Located in FortPayne (15 mins)
Alabama Fan Club & Museum
Home of the most successful country music act ever
Located in south FortPayne (15 mins)
FortPayne is the sock capital of the world, and this
museum downtown by Union Park shows you how it
all happened. Located in Fort Payne (15 mins)
Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park
Located in Fort Oglethorpe, Georgia (1 hour)
AREA PUBLIC GOLF COURSES
Lil Mole Run Golf Course
741 County Road 647
Minutes from downtown Mentone
Saddle Rock Golf Course
9 holes over 2,181 yards with a par of 63
721 County Road 614
Mentone, AL 35984
4 miles from Mentone
Dogwood Hills Course
18 holes over 6,463 yards with a par of 72
26460 Alabama Highway 71
Flat Rock, Al
24 miles from Mentone
Air Castle Course
18 holes over 6,405 yards with a par of 72
2060 Back Valley Road
25 miles from Mentone
MINOR LEAGUE BASEBALL
Class A - affiliate of the Atlanta Braves
Located in Rome Georgia (1 hour)
Class AA affiliate of the Cincinnati Reds
Located in Chattanooga, TN (55 mins)
True Adventure Sport
DeSoto State Park
Little River Canyon National Preserve
Shady Grove Dude Ranch
Lake Winnepesaukah Amusement Park
Tennessee (1 hour)
Ruby Falls â€š Tennessee (1 hour)
Rock City, Tennessee (1 hour)
Incline Railway, Tennessee (1 hour)
RESTAURANTS Mentone/Valley Head
Wildflower Cafe: MY FAVORITE!!
Big Jim's Bama-Q:
The Old Barber Shop Cafe:
DeSoto State Park/Ft. Payne:
Most chains and some larger home-owned restaurants are in Fort Payne, about 20 mins from Mentone.
Downtown Mentone offers several great antique and unique gift shops:
- Orbix Hot Glass
- White Elephant Antiques
- Little River Hardware
- Crow's Nest Antiques
- The Gourdie Shop
- Crafts Village (beside Log Cabin Deli)