Luxury, Spacious Retreat in Bear Lake Reserve

Property ID: 452855TuckasegeeNCUS
Sleeps 104 BR5 BA


Elevate your Blue Ridge Mountain retreat by booking this lux Tuckasegee vacation rental! Located in the desirable Bear Lake Reserve, this 4-bedroom, 5-bath house offers access to ample amenities, including a lake, an outdoor pool, a clubhouse with a restaurant and bar, and over 20 miles of hiking trails. Bask in the privacy of this spacious home with unbeatable mountain views from multiple decks or venture off to explore Great Smoky Mountains National Park, the Blue Ridge Parkway, or Asheville!


  • Self Check-In
  • Washer
  • Community Pool
  • Community Hot Tub
  • Kitchen
  • Essentials
  • Free Parking
  • Wireless Internet (WIFI)
  • Central Air Conditioning
  • Cable/Satellite TV
  • Central Heating


Location Details

LOCAL HOT SPOTS: Western Carolina University (11.1 miles), Judaculla Rock (11.1 miles), Mountain Heritage Center (11.4 miles), Harrah’s Cherokee Casino Resort (32.4 miles), Santa Island’s Fun Park & Zoo (34.0 miles), Blue Ridge Parkway (35.8 miles)

OUTDOOR FUN (Note: Some activities are seasonal): Bear Lake (on-site), Tuckasegee River (3.5 miles), East LaPorte River Access Park (8.1 miles), WCU Hiking & Mountain Biking Trail System (12.0 miles), Lake Glenville (14.7 miles), Sequoyah National Golf Club (28.7 miles), Cherokee Indian Reservation (37.7 miles)

CHASING WATERFALLS: High Falls North Trailhead (11.1 miles), Paradise Falls (17.3 miles), Panthertown Valley Trailhead (21.9 miles), Silver Run Falls Trailhead (23.3 miles), Deep Gap Trailhead (27.9 miles), Wildcat Falls (28.3 miles)

HIKING: Bear Lake Reserve trails (on-site), Gorge State Park (34.9 miles), Great Smoky Mountains National Park (35.8 miles), Table Rock State Park (59.4 miles)

NEARBY TOWNS: Tuckasegee (4.9 miles), Sylva (16.9 miles), Cashiers (19.4 miles), Highlands (29.7 miles), Waynesville (33.8 miles), Asheville (64.0 miles), Greenville (79.0 miles)

AIRPORTS: Asheville Regional Airport (68.3 miles), Greenville-Spartanburg International Airport (97.2 miles)


13 reviews
  • Never Disappoints!


    Everything was amazing! The kitchen is stocked with all the goodies we needed.

    *This review was originally posted on Vrbo

    Published November 7, 2023
  • Lovely mountain lodge


    We loved our stay at Bear Lake Reserve. The location was perfect for our multi-family vacation and we stayed busy with hiking, swimming, kayaking, and playing pickleball. The home itself was comfortable and well equipped, however the cleanliness was a little lacking when we arrived - the floors had crumbs and scuffs of mud which I was surprised to see, there was evidence of shaving residue in the main bathroom sink, the carpet (especially on the the stairs) was dirty and looked like it hadn't been vacuumed. It looked as if the porches hadn't been cleaned following the pollen season. However the kitchen, bedrooms, and the rest of the bathrooms were clean and comfortable and we had an enjoyable stay. The only other issue was that neither of the available air mattresses seemed to hold air overnight, my only word of caution is that this house is advertised as sleeping 10 but that would have to include the 2 air mattresses. There are 3 sizable rooms with king size bed (sleeping 6) and two twin beds (sleeps 2) in the attic above the garage (this space does not have air vents but was cool enough with fans and open windows in the evening). There is plenty of floor space in the attic for air mattresses to increase the sleeping space. Overall we would stay here again, but I do hope the air mattresses are replaced and the cleaners are encouraged to do a better job.

    *This review was originally posted on Vrbo

    Published July 25, 2023
  • Awesome House


    We thoroughly enjoyed the home…..first class property!!

    *This review was originally posted on Vrbo

    Mark B.
    Published May 31, 2023
  • Absolutely Wonderful!


    The home is perfect in so many ways for a memorable family reunion. Our kids and grandkids had a wonderful time. The large kitchen, dining area and family room gave us plenty of space for cooking, eating and being together. We'll always cherish the memories.

    *This review was originally posted on Vrbo

    Ann Marie E.
    Published November 29, 2022
  • Wonderful property!


    Beautiful home with great space for us all to spread out and be comfortable. We loved the porches, views and outdoor fireplace. House was well appointed.

    *This review was originally posted on Vrbo

    Linda S.
    Published October 19, 2022
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  • This property has a maximum occupancy of 10 guests, not including infants.
  • Pets are not allowed at this property.
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