'Bumblebee Cottage' Murphy Retreat w/ Hot Tub

Property ID: 466832MurphyNCUS
Sleeps 61 BR2 BA
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Create new family traditions at this charming Murphy vacation rental, better known as ‘Bumblebee Cottage.’ Surrounded by Nantahala National Forest’s enchanting environment, this lofted 1-bed, 2-bath home features an updated kitchen and a fenced yard for your furry friend. Outdoor enthusiasts will love hiking the Piney Knob Trail or fishing at Cherokee Lake. When you’re ready for a break from wilderness adventures, relax in the hot tub or gather around the fire pit for a night of stargazing.


  • Central Air Conditioning
  • Kitchen
  • Pets Allowed
  • Private Hot Tub
  • Free Parking
  • Wireless Internet (WIFI)
  • Washer
  • Laptop Friendly
  • Essentials
  • Self Check-In


Location Details

OUTDOOR RECREATION: Cherokee Lake Recreation Area (7.1 miles), Murphy Riverwalk (13.4 miles), Piney Knob Trail System (17.8 miles), Hiwassee Lake (19.7 miles), Ocoee Whitewater Center (21.0 miles), Bell Mountain (39.5 miles)

ATTRACTIONS: Appalachian Driving Experience (13.3 miles), Cherokee Historical Museum (13.5 miles), Field of the Wood (15.1 miles), Harrah's Cherokee River Casino (17.0 miles), WagonMaster Adventure Ranch Fun Park & Gem Mine (19.0 miles), Blue Ridge Adventure Park (20.5 miles)

DAY TRIPS: Tail of the Dragon (66.5 miles), Great Smoky Mountains National Park (67.1 miles), Chattanooga (81.1 miles), Gatlinburg (105 miles)

AIRPORTS: McGhee Tyson Airport (87.0 miles), Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (124 miles)


15 reviews
  • Anniversary Getaway


    My wife and I really enjoyed our stay. We loved sitting in the covered hot tub listening to the rain hit the metal roof.

    *This review was originally posted on Vrbo

    Published May 12, 2024
  • Cute


    The place was decorated very well, lots of extra touches. Did not use the hot tub as it needed cleaning.

    *This review was originally posted on Vrbo

    Published May 1, 2024
  • Weekend Trip


    Was a Beautiful property, well stocked, private and cozy. We had a very relaxing weekend. Wish we could have stayed longer!

    *This review was originally posted on Vrbo

    Published February 20, 2024
  • Cozy and cute little cabin


    We loved our stay. The cabin was clean, well stocked, and provided great bonuses like the hot tub and games.

    *This review was originally posted on Vrbo

    Published February 10, 2024
  • Bumblebee Cottage is so cozy!


    The cabin had everything we needed. The fire pit and string lights in the backyard were perfect!

    *This review was originally posted on Vrbo

    Alisa D.
    Published August 29, 2023
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  • This property has a maximum occupancy of 6 guests, not including infants.
  • Pets are allowed at this property.
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