Private Cartecay River Home w/ Hot Tub & Game Room

Property ID: 387695EllijayGAUS
Sleeps 105 BR3.5 BA


Escape from your everyday stresses to 'Cartecay River House', a remote 5-bedroom, 3.5-bathroom vacation rental house situated on the banks of the Cartecay River. This massive 3,350-square-foot home offers friends and family a rustic themed interior, featuring a downstairs game room, 2 furnished decks with river views, a private hot tub, and a fire pit! This home-away-from-home is perfect for exploring the Chattahoochee National Forest or simply soaking up the sun in this lush forested setting!


  • Pets Allowed
  • Essentials
  • Kitchen
  • Washer
  • Private Hot Tub
  • Waterfront
  • Wireless Internet (WIFI)
  • Free Parking
  • Deck
  • Central Heating
  • Central Air Conditioning


Location Details

ATTRACTIONS: Downtown Ellijay (3 miles), Panorama Orchards & Farm Market (6 miles), B.J. Reece Orchards (6 miles), Hillcrest Orchards (7 miles), Expedition: BigFoot! The Sasquatch Museum (12 miles)

WINERIES: Cartecay Vineyards (7 miles), Ellijay River Vineyards (9 miles), Chateau Meichtry Family Vineyard & Winery (11 miles), Engelheim Vineyards (12 miles), Bear Claw Vineyards & Winery, Inc. (19 miles)

GREAT OUTDOORS: Harrison Park Ellijay (4 miles), Gilmer County Parks (4 miles), Vets Memorial Park (5 miles), Fall Branch Falls (16 miles), Amicalola Falls State Park (18 miles), Carters Lake (22 miles), Appalachian Trail - Long Creek Trailhead (24 miles)

BLUE RIDGE (~17 miles): Blue Ridge Scenic Railway, Blue Ridge Lake, Mercier Orchards, Tank Town USA

AIRPORT: Chattanooga Airport (67 miles)


64 reviews
  • Great house!


    Very, very nice house located right on the river. Perfect place for families and adult groups. Owner was very responsive and made the entire process very easily. This house is an absolute win!

    *This review was originally posted on Vrbo

    Published January 12, 2024
  • Relaxing Getaway


    We really enjoyed the relaxation. Being on the river & relaxing in the hot tub was perfect. My husband and I enjoyed the long weekend my our three children & both sets of parents. Cabin was stocked with EVERYTHING you need. Just pack clothes food & enjoy.

    Thank you,

    The Whites, Paynes & Roudebushs

    *This review was originally posted on Vrbo

    Published October 10, 2023
  • Great Vacation Cabin


    We stayed at the Cartecay River House recently and were happy with the property. It was spacious and we were very happy with how clean the property was. It had a great deck to relax and enjoy the view of the river. We would definitely rent this property again!

    *This review was originally posted on Vrbo

    Alana L.
    Published August 23, 2023
  • Ga Mountain House


    Our family enjoyed our stay in your North Ga home!!! Very quiet and nice neighborhood; surprised by the wildlife we saw each day on the river from the porches!!! Thanks for allowing us to stay in your home!!!

    *This review was originally posted on Vrbo

    James C.
    Published July 18, 2023
  • great vacation


    The house was very clean, we equipped and perfect spot on the river for our family. The owner responded quickly to my questions and was very welcoming. Would definitely stay here again.

    Published July 18, 2023
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  • This property has a maximum occupancy of 10 guests, not including infants.
  • Pets are allowed at this property.
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