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Smoky Mountain Views and Hot Tub!950 Henderson Road

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Property Details

Updated: Feb 17, 2017
  • Sleeps 8
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Parking
  • Barbecue
  • Pets considered
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Wheelchair access
  • Accept Credit Cards
  • Bookable online

About the property

Cabin, 2 Bedrooms, 1 Baths, 8 Sleeps

Located in Franklin, North Carolina, in the foothills of the Great Smoky Mountains, our vacation rental cabin is located only 4 miles from the Town of Franklin offering secluded, private cabins, not located in a cluster of other cabins.

Our cabin is fully furnished with everything to make you feel at home in the North Carolina Mountains, and includes: full kitchen and laundry, paper and soap products, bedding and towels, free WIFI, hot tub, fireplace, satellite tv with all channels, central heat and a/c, private phone lines, vcr/dvd and movies, stereo, and so much more.

You only need bring your clothes, personal items and foods. We have made every effort to provide an allergy free, convenient and relaxing environment for your vacation. We welcome children and pets.

The Cedars Cabin sleeps up to 8 people comfortably. This vacation cabin rental features a master bedroom with queen bed, double bunk in second, central heat & a/c, free WIFI, outdoor fireplace on deck, and many other amenities.

The Cedars Vacation Rental is the perfect retreat for your trip to Franklin, NC.

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Recent Review

About the Owner

Nina Scripps
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
February 17, 2017

About Nina Scripps

I built these cabins in 2001-2002 for your enjoyment. The mountains have a way of regenerating the soul and I needed to share what I found here. Now, the rest is up to you... I'm 76+ and I'm here from Michigan and love my life.

Nina Scripps purchased this cabin in 2001

Why Nina Scripps chose North Carolina Mountains

seclusion, great views, comforts of home

What makes this cabin unique

The hot tub and view from the cabin are spectacular but you will find everything you need in this cabin to make your stay comfortable as home.

4 Reviews

4/5 -
(4 traveler reviews)


Great views.

  • 5 of 5

We had a great time here.

  • Submitted: Jan 12, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: It's always good to hear that guests have enjoyed their stay. Thank you for choosing us for ringing in the new year and for the review! Come back again later...
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Great cabin in the mountains.

  • 5 of 5

Brought my family for a summer trip. My boys loved the put doors and we made several day excursions to surrounding water falls and trails. They were all within a 20 minute ride from the cabin. The way up is steep but manageable in most vehicles. It wouldn't be a cabin in the mountains otherwise:). The views were beautiful and the cabin was very inviting. The bed was comfortable and we spent evenings in the living room playing games. There is a grocery store about 10 minutes down the road for any items you need. The cabin allowed our Labrador which we enjoyed since it's always hard to find a place where he can come with us. Would definitely come again.

  • Submitted: Dec 22, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much for choosing to lodge with us at Rivendell Cabins! It's always very delightful and rewarding to see our guests take some of their own time to share the good things about their stay in our place! Thank you very much for being a valued guest! Nina
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Great cabin!!

  • 5 of 5

We had a very nice time, clean, cute.

  • Submitted: Dec 5, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Not pleased

  • 1 of 5

So disappointed. The cabin we viewed and rented from online pictures was not the cabin were given. Steep drive up and extremely narrow driveway with tiny parking area. We have an Expodition and navigating tight turnaround was difficult. Do not bring any type of trailer. Cabin was not the brightly colored interior with pretty quilts on the walls. Everything very old looking. The beautiful view of mountains from hot tub was obstructed by trees. Could glimpse little bit of mountains from porch. Hot tub worked and place clean. Did tell manager but no explanation as to why different. I'm from North GA and have stayed in various places in area and was disappointed that this was not what was presented online.

  • Submitted: Jul 28, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: My dear guest. It is very unfortunate that somehow you observed pictures of our one bedroom, Evenstar Cabin with the bright yellow walls and pretty red door, then chose to lodge at the Cedars Cabin because you had more guests than our one bedroom would accommodate. I'm very sad when guests choose to flaunt their complaints for the whole world to see. I apologize for the misunderstanding as to what your cabin would look like inside. As for the trees, and the view on your arrival, it is impossible to keep up with tree growth when it rains every day but we will address that part of your complaint as the weather permits. Thank you for sharing your opinion with the universe. May The Force be with you, Nina Scripps Rivendell Cabins
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From the Owner

seclusion, great views, comforts of home

Activity and Interests

Nearest Airport : Asheville, NC at 67 Miles Nearest Barpub : Franklin, NC at 4 Miles Nearest Golf : Franklin, NC at 10 Miles Nearest Restaurant : Cafe Rel at 4 Miles

Great Smoky Mountains National Park


Appalachian Trail and other hiking areas

Smoky Mountain Center for Performing Arts

Gem mining


white water rafting and kayaking

Zip Lining

Great Smoky Mountain Railway

Cherokee Indian Reservation

Abundance of Antique shops and specialty shops

Abundant Variety of restaurants and fast food places


Rates & Availability

Rental rates

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My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Tax Rate 9.75%

Nightly Rate: $120 - $145

Weekly Rate: $550-$750

Monthly Rate: $0 - $0

Rates do not include tax
NO cleaning fee!

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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From the Owner

The hot tub and view from the cabin are spectacular but you will find everything you need in this cabin to make your stay comfortable as home.

Property Type

  • cabin


  • Adventure
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic


  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine


  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster


  • Dining
  • Dining Area


  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
  • Video Library

Pool / Spa

  • Hot Tub

Onsite Services

  • Massage
  • Private Chef


  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • pets considered ...
  • smoking allowed ...
  • wheelchair accessible ...

Location Type

  • Monument View
  • Mountain View
  • Rural
  • Village


  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • rain forests
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls

Leisure Activities

  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water tubing


  • Bathroom 1
  • standup shower washer/dryer


  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1
  • Bedroom 2
  • queen bed in main and double bunk in second including fold out couch in the living room and a twin bed rollaway


  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill ...


  • Guests provide their own meals


  • View Hot Tub Pet Friendly (no charge for pets) Full kitchen and laundry Free Wireless internet service at the cabin private phone lines gas grill fully furnished including coffee, tea, etc only need food and clothes and personal items expansive covered porches and decks secluded remote location (easy access) no extra cleaning fee or charges

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