0 miles from Lake Wedowee
Retreat to Tranquility by the Water on Lake Wedowee for a most comfortable & relaxing getaway. Please also see booking request/inquiry instructions below. Surrounded by open water views, and the oldest of oak trees, this upscale, rustic home has been furnished and designed to delight all who visit! The 4b/3.5b, 3600 sq. ft. home not only provides some of the most spectacular views of the lake, but is also on deep, year-round water. A great spot for swimming, and a favorite area for fisherman. The home has multiple outdoor spaces for families to enjoy, and there's also a gaming area, with pingpong, foosball, horseshoes and ring toss for the kids. The property is located minutes from all the action (both Wedowee Marines), and downtown Wedowee. It's approximately 1.3 hours from both Atlanta and Birmingham (located on lake side closest to I-20). In addition,the property has a new custom 20' by 28' alumadock with pvc decking that extends 50 feet out onto the lake with a slip for you to park your boat. Thank you for reading all sections of our listing, including the Booking Information section prior to sending an inquiry or booking request - we appreciate your interest in our home!
More details about the property: This 3,600 sq. ft. home sleeps 8 (6 adults and 2 children). The house has been designed with your comfort in mind, has an open floor plan with high ceilings, and upgraded finishes throughout. Recent renovations include: ALL hardwood floors (zero carpet, basement is tiled), updated fixtures and furniture, new tempurpedic mattresses and pillows, comfort height toilets, flat screen HDTVs throughout the home. There are 2 living rooms, both equipped with cozy, rock fireplaces with gas logs, and large 42-inch flat screens for your enjoyment. There is a game room for the kids and adults, with ping pong, foosball, horseshoes and ring toss.
Layout of home: The living room opens up to a spacious kitchen and dining area. The fully equipped kitchen is well stocked and has generous cabinet and counter space, with granite counter tops and stainless-steel appliances. Kitchen has stainless steel cookware (no non-stick), and stainless flatware. Off the kitchen you will find a half bathroom and the laundry room. Relax in the master bedroom on the main level with your own flat screen HDTV, and sleep well on the new queen tempurpedic mattress. The large master bathroom has double sinks, a comfort height toilet, a walk-in closet, and a shower. You can also walk out on to the back deck from the dining area or the master bedroom. The large deck overlooks the lake with rocking chairs, and has a Weber grill and is the perfect place to enjoy your morning cup of coffee or to take in a sunset. Just beyond the deck is a beautiful stone patio, walkway and hammock where you can take in the panoramic views of the lake as well as various yard games (ring toss game and horseshoes). Please note the fire pit is furnished for guests only during cold months (fall/winter).
Upstairs in the home you will find two large bedrooms, and a full bathroom with a shower/tub combo. One of the upstairs bedrooms has 2 double beds and the other bedroom has two twins and its own HDTV. You can look down over the main level, adding to the open feel of this home.
The basement has a separate living area with another rock fireplace, television and a new Joola ping pong table with 4 paddles. There is also a large bedroom/bathroom in the basement. The basement also provides access to the terrace level.
Walking to the water, you will find a new custom 20' by 28' alumadock with pvc decking that extends 50 feet out onto the lake and has one boat slip. It's the perfect place to lay out in the sun, swim or fish! On your way down, there is also a gazebo great for relaxing out of the sun. You will experience some of the best fishing and swimming on the lake as the property sits on deep, year-round water. In addition, the home is centrally located to downtown Wedowee as well as the various marinas in town. Please note this property is elevated with beautiful lake views from every room, and as a result, there are steps with several landings when walking to the dock on the water.
Booking Information: If this is your first stay at Tranquility by the Water on Lake Wedowee, as we advertize on multiple platforms, please send me an inquiry prior to a booking request or instant booking to avoid any processing/cancellation fee charged by VRBO/AirBnb, with your full name, city you are traveling from, and total number in your party, including the ages of any children under the age of 16. Please also let me know what is bringing you to Wedowee, and I will quickly respond with confirmation on availability. Please note that I connect with all guests prior to finalizing bookings to ensure the home is a good fit for your group. Be sure and follow us @TranquilitybytheWateronLakeWedowee on our social media pages (FB/Instagram) for more property photos and lake favorites!
We, unfortunately, are unable to allow groups over 8 on the property due to insurance purposes. This includes any gathering, event, or party at the home. During the covid-19 crisis, we have adjusted our maximum number of guests allowed to a total of 8 (6 adults, 2 kids). Please note that we also do not allow air mattresses to be brought into the home. Note that there is also limited parking available for only 3-4 cars (inclusive of a boat), depending on vehicle size, and there is no street parking.
Please note that this property requires a signed rental agrement and a $1,000 damages deposit/hold that must be processed within 24 hours of booking. The rental agreement and deposit/hold information will be sent to guest within hours of the booking being accepted.
We appreciate your interest in our home, and we hope to hear from you!
Stay requirements: We require a 5 night minimum during peak season (Memorial Day - Labor Day), and a 4 night minimum over Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Years. We also from time to time make exceptions to these requirements depending on how holidays and other reservations fall on the calendar. We also require a minimum stay over certain spring break weeks in March and April.
Watercraft, kayak & paddleboard rentals: Boat and jet ski rental are also available. These are separate transactions from the home - please book early due to high demand and availability! Boat/jet ski packages begin at $295 a day, with multi-day discounts offered. Kayak and paddleboard rentals are also available with prices starting at $35 a day.
Nearby attractions include Antique & Gift Shops in downtown Wedowee, Cheaha State Park (features the highest point in Alabama, hiking and mining for kids & 3 waterfalls), Six Flags over Georgia (1 hour drive), Talladega Motor Speedway, Talladega National Forrest, Richard Petty Driving Experience (40 minute drive to Talladega), Cider Ridge Golf (Oxford, AL), and Jordan-Hare Stadium in Auburn, AL (1 hour drive), Atlanta, Ga (1.5 hour drive).
Be sure and follow us @TranquilitybytheWateronLakeWedowee on our social media pages (FB/Instagram) for more property photos and lake favorites!
Other: Cleaning fee ranges from $200-$250 depending on duration of stay/number of guests in the home.
WIFI: Wedowee is a rural area and internet options are still extremely limited. Please note this home does not have WIFI. As a result, we recommend all guests plan to utilize the hot spot on their cell phone when needing to connect, work, access the internet, etc. Cell phone service/signal continue to be easily accessed from our side of the lake.
Strict policy on Smoking: Our home is smoke free, and we ask that there be no smoking of any kind, including vaping, anywhere on the property.
Security: External security cameras are onsite for the safety of the home, and all guests. Guest must be 28 years of age to rent this property, and able to supply a valid US drivers license when finalizing the reservation and executing the rental agreement.