Deer Haven Bungalow

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Welcome to Deer Haven Bungalow in Coosawattee River Resort! This all-log charmer in beautiful Ellijay, Georgia, is ready for your next stay in the North Georgia mountains. Whether you’re here for the Ellijay Apple Festival, mountain relaxation, hiking with breathtaking scenery, backyard deer spotting, or Appalachian wining and dining, this Ellijay, GA, cabin for 6 offers comforts, conveniences, and fun extras to make your mountain retreat with loved ones memorable. 

Arriving at your North Georgia cabin rental, a lovely front porch with rocking chairs welcomes you inside. Get cozy in the living room, which features leather seating, a stacked stone fireplace, and a huge TV mounted on the wall. Steps away, the fully equipped kitchen offers a dishwasher, a refrigerator/freezer, an oven with a glass stovetop, a microwave, a coffeemaker, dishes and glasses, utensils, cooking tools, and counter space to prep meals. The dining table is great for family meals, or you can spread out to the sofas to eat. 

Upstairs, the loft has a pool table, a flatscreen TV, and comfortable seating where guests can play and relax together at this Ellijay cabin. Downstairs, you’ll find a lounge with a bar, which is outfitted with glassware, a Keurig coffeemaker, a mini fridge, a TV, and plush seating. It’s a great place for the adults to escape while the kids play around the cabin or watch movies. Outside, soak in the hot tub, fire up the grill, relax by the firepit, or have a nice drink and meal at the table on the open deck area.

Each with a TV and deck access, the bedrooms at this Ellijay cabin rental are cozy and welcoming, with 1 king-size bed and 2 queen-size beds. This cozy cabin also offers internet, keyless entry, and a washer/dryer for your convenience. Plus, resort amenities offer great things to do on your family vacation or getaway with friends — including swimming pools, tennis courts, a fishing pond, 4 parks, a rec center, and more! 

Living Room
Curl up on the reclining sofas or kick back in the armchair while enjoying movie night with the whole family in the inviting living room at your Ellijay cabin rental. This open-concept space features a raised ceiling, wood floors and walls, a stacked-stone fireplace with gas logs, windows framing the towering trees and partial mountain views, plus a big screen TV and DVD player! 

Pour a round of locally crafted beer from the Cartecay River Brewing Co. and settle in for a friendly chat with your group. Crack open the new book you just bought and dive into a fulfilling read in front of a crackling fire. Sip morning coffee in your PJs while sunrise hues dance over the mountaintops. Place snacks and drinks on the coffee table to keep everyone fed and happy during the day. And keep an eye out for deer herds on the property every evening!

When you’re not enjoying the many Appalachian restaurants in Ellijay, whip up favorite recipes in the full kitchen at your mountain cabin in Ellijay. Following the vacation home’s open concept, the kitchen keeps you within sight of the beautiful views at this property. Plus, you can keep conversations going and grab seconds or dessert without missing a beat. 

Along with stainless steel appliances, including a fridge, electric range, overhead microwave, and dishwasher, you’ll have all the tools, pots, pans, dishes, mugs, glasses, and more that you’ll need to prep and serve meals at the cabin. There’s even a coffee station with a single-cup Keurig for hot beverages whenever you want!

Dining Area
Bite into crisp apples from Panorama Orchards as an after-dinner treat at the welcoming dining table in the kitchen. The table is wide and spacious, allowing everyone to sit and dine together. And this space is perfect for homeschooling the kids, setting up a temporary workspace, playing cards or board games, making arts and crafts, and more at your log cabin in Ellijay. 

Rec Loft
Want to add a game room to your Blue Ridge Mountain vacation? You’ll love the loft at this Ellijay vacation rental — featuring a full-size pool table to play anytime! Recliners and a glider with an ottoman invite you to kick back and hang out together. There’s another TV for added entertainment. And you can spot the gorgeous mountain views through the picture window!

Cozy Lounge
While the kids or kids at heart hang out in the rec loft, retreat to the adult lounge on the lower level of your cabin rental in Ellijay, GA. Boasting a dry bar — with a mini fridge/freezer, an icemaker, whiskey and wine glasses, a bar counter with seating, and even another Keurig for hot drinks — this cozy lounge offers a fantastic place to mix cocktails and take it easy for a while. Plus, there’s a sitting area with a TV, and you can walk onto the lower-level deck and slip into the bubbly hot tub if you like! 

At this 3-bedroom cabin rental in Ellijay, you’ll have space to accommodate up to 6 guests across 3 levels. Each bedroom — one on each level for added privacy — offers a TV for in-bed entertainment plus deck access, so you can take in the fresh mountain air before drifting to sleep and right when you wake up if you wish. Among the 3 full bathrooms, there are 2 walk-in showers plus a soothing indoor jetted tub! 

The primary suite at this North Georgia mountain cabin is nestled on the top level with a king-size bed, his-and-her sinks, a spacious tiled shower, plus a private screened deck. On the entry level, the second bedroom offers a queen-size bed, a shower, and a screened deck area. Finally, the third bedroom is on the lower level and boasts a queen-size murphy bed plus the indoor jetted tub for relaxing spa baths.

Outdoor Spaces
When you’re not enjoying water fun on the Cartecay River, riding horses through the forest, or fly fishing for rainbow trout, hang out in your own outdoor spaces at your Ellijay, GA, cabin rental! In total, there are 3 decks — the main deck wraps around and features a screened area, the private screened balcony is attached to the primary suite upstairs, and the lower deck has the beckoning hot tub. Best of all, every outdoor space overlooks the lofty trees and lovely partial mountain views!

Take your meals to the outdoor table with an umbrella and wrap up with s’mores around the firepit. You can fire up the gas grill for cookouts in the Blue Ridge Mountains. There’s a fire table on the main deck for even more fiery fun. Sitting areas await your coffee every morning. And you might even spot deer from the rocking chairs! Our favorite: the steamy hot tub with massaging jets and underwater lights! Ah, can you say total relaxation? 

To reach this semi-private cabin in the North Georgia mountains, you’ll travel along flat, paved roads until you reach a flat, gravel driveway with parking for 4 cars. And with only 3 steps up to the front porch, you can unpack suitcases, small children, and groceries without a hassle. 

Other Amenities
Along with fun extras and spectacular views, this Ellijay hideaway offers homey conveniences. Toss loads of hiking clothes or towels into the washer and dryer as needed. Hop on the free Wi-Fi to stay connected. And use keyless entry for self check-in and checkout withing stopping at an office!

Community Amenities
Tucked away in Coosawattee River Resort, Deer Haven Bungalow offers tons of outdoor activities and resort extras right in the community. Splash in summer with pool access to 2 outdoor pools plus 1 indoor swimming pool in the rec center! Picnic at 4 riverfront parks with views of the Coosawattee River, pavilions, playgrounds, and more. There’s a catch-and-release fishing pond for a relaxing time by the water. And you can rent the Fireplace Room or Water Tower Conference Center through the resort for large group get-togethers or special events.

Local Fun
Between firepit fun, resort entertainment, and downtime at your cozy cabin in North Georgia, head into downtown Ellijay for shopping, dining, and seasonal events. As the Apple Capital, Ellijay also boasts orchards for apple picking as well as farms. 

Gilmer County keeps you near other small towns, like Blue Ridge, Cherry Log, and Talking Rock, with more fun things to do together — including visiting wineries, checking out museums, and enjoying live music. 

Don’t forget the Chattahoochee National Forest, where you can go kayaking, explore biking and hiking trails, find dazzling waterfalls, ride horses, zipline, and fish! And you can pop over to Carters Lake to swim, play in the water, or sunbathe on the lakefront beach in the beautiful North Georgia Mountains. 

Amicalola Falls State Park
Featuring a 729-foot waterfall, this state park welcomes you to view the third-highest cascading waterfall east of the Mississippi River!

Engelheim Vineyards
Stop by the tasting room at this beautiful Ellijay winery that boasts high-quality estate-grown wines in the foothills of the Appalachian Mountains.

Pendland’s Apple House
Family-owned and operated for over 5 generations since 1936, Pendland’s is a local favorite for fruits, veggies, and homebaked goods.

Important Information
Community pool access is provided and managed through a third-party company. Georgia Cabins for YOU is not responsible for maintenance or pool closures. The pool is typically open from Memorial Day through Labor Day. 

We kindly ask that you respect local wildlife and enjoy looking at the local deer and other critters that may show up from a distance. The better you leave them alone today, the greater your chances of spotting them again tomorrow!

Please note this vacation rental is not pet friendly including service animals. Book a pet-friendly cabin in North Georgia to bring YOUR pawesome friends on vacation!