The Blue Spruce – your spot in the mountains in a place the Cherokees still call Peaceful Valley. 

Find rest and rejuvenation for your journey at this luxurious cottage on a creek with a fire pit. If it sounds like heaven, it is.

Here’s what our past guests have said: 
“I booked two days and stayed two weeks!”
“Awesome little cabin in God’s country.” 
“Perfect honeymoon retreat.” 
“Delightful outstanding rental value.”

The Space: The Blue Spruce features a studio type interior with fully-furnished living room, bathroom, and bedroom area. Kitchen has granite countertops, refrigerator, stove, and washer and dryer, while the bedroom boasts a queen size bed and an incredible view of the creek and fire pit area. Heart pine floors and room galore. Go outside, meander around, check out the views, the creek, and go name a cow. In the heart of gem mining, canoeing, biking, this cabin nestled in the heart of the Nantahala Forest will become your favorite place away from home. Close to everything, you may choose to take a scenic hike on Appalachian Trail, eat a gourmet dinner at Highlands, journey from brewery to brewery, or just relax and stay home with someone you love. Rural setting away from the busy city but still close to civilization. Western Iotla Valley filled with pastures, creeks, and mountains (with some farm animals nearby). 

Two additional 1 bedroom/1 bath cabins (The Li’l Rustic Cabin and The Feathered Nest) next door available for bookings, so bring your friends and family for reunions or getaways.

Book early, as this this spots gets a loaded calendar fast with the gem shows and area events.

Location: Franklin, NC – Western North Carolina

Accommodations:  Perfect for the two of you, queen bed and full bath.

Amenities: Seating area, kitchen, TV and Internet

Rates: $120 per night, $700 per week.  $75 cleaning fee. 9.75% tax.  $250 security deposit.

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Activities (on site or nearby)In Franklin - Gem Mining, Golf, Fun Factory, Appalachian & Bartram Trails, Rafting, Tubing, Fishing, Scottish Tartans Museum, Whistle Stop Antique Mall, Waterfalls. In Bryson City - Great Smoky Mountains Railroad, Nantahala Outdoor Center. In Cherokee - Indian Reservation, Harrah’s Casino, Unto These Hills.