ASKA ESCAPE Lodge is located in the Aska Adventure area of Blue Ridge, GA. Within walking distance to the Toccoa River and National Forest for fishing, canoeing/kayaking and hiking. Nearby is the Appalachian or Benton McKaye Trails with lots of daytrips, waterfalls to discover and outdoor activities to enjoy! Not an outdoor person? Relax in the luxuries of the cabin or go to downtown Blue Ridge which features many shops, restaurants and the Blue Ridge Scenic Railway to McCaysville.
You may find other cabins for less money but with older furnishings and not well-equipt. We take pride in a very clean, organized and prepared cabin. Walking into this real log cabin, you will find upscale furnishings, locally handcrafted furniture and three levels for your family vacation enjoyment or romantic weekend getaway! Or take a working vacation with our WiFi-DSL.
Outside is a great view on the four-sided wrap around covered porch with picnic table, hanging swing and rocking chairs. Watch the deer and other wildlife gather right outside. Listen to the quiet in this mountain location. Local creeks across the road in this private setting with seasonal mountain views. Relax in serenity if you aren’t up for activity. Sorry, we don't allow parties or events at our property so please enjoy Aska Escape respectful of other cabins in the area and with those in your group. Meet others in town or at Toccoa Riverside for dinner! Lots of places to go and celebrate!
The main level has cathedral ceilings with a fully stocked kitchen, 6 seat dining room and comfy open setting with a real-rock wood-burning fireplace and TV/DirectTV. We have plenty of wood just bring your starter logs. Here you’ll find French doors to the porch from either the living room or Master Bedroom with comfy pillow-top King size bed and large bathroom with newly redone modern shower.
On the deck, have a BBQ on the grill and sit at the picnic table for an outdoor meal. Rest in the porch swing or hammock. Roast marshmallows in the newly updated rock 14' fire pit while telling stories of the day! (BRING DURAFLAME LOGS)
Upstairs in the loft is the SouthWestern style Queen Bedroom (pillow-top mattress)and private bathroom with shower. The overlook Loft area has a desk and chair for working, reading or writing.
The lowest level has a private Queen size bedroom and full bath. Washer/Dryer area. The Game room has an electric fireplace, Large 52” Flat Screen TV with DVD & DirectTV, Wii System (Bring your Games!) and DVD Library. Try your luck on one of the many board games. Go outside and throw some horseshoes on the outside pits, corn hole or just sit on the lower covered porch. Brand New Artesian 5 person hot tub to relax in the woods.
Look through our extensive 3 ring binder filled with maps of hiking, biking or driving trails, horseback riding, fishing guides, antique shops and restaurant or boating ideas to plan your excursions!
Take a short drive to Shallowford bridge and rent a tube to float down the river. Go north for exciting river rafting on the Ocoee. Around the corner is the local VanZandts's Cafe & Grocery where you can stop in for Biscuits & Gravy or a burger with the Locals. Visit the local Apple Orchards, downtown historic Blue Ridge’s Main Street or seasonal festivals.
Traveling around the US, we’ve rented many cabins. When we decided to get our own in Blue Ridge, we designed it to include all the amenities we liked with upscale cabin furniture and décor.
Please call or email us for more info, quote, more photos or inquiry of dates available. We guarantee you’ll create lifetime memories with your family or friends at “Aska Escape”!
Easy drive to the cabin! Hilly and paved country roads take you through the Aska Adventure Area until just the last mile, which is gravel groomed road. Not too steep and our driveway is paved! Horses and picturesque views the whole way.
***Good Price for this luxury property*** $179.00 per night for non-holiday dates for 6 guests. Some Tues/Wed are $159.00 per night. $100 cleaning fee for 6 or less guests. Check out MORE PHOTOS on Facebook...search 'Aska Escape' as an activity. 15% off First Responder Discount off non-holiday (three day weekends, July and October apply to this due to full bookings). Holidays $199-224.00 per night.
VRBO adds their fees in addition to ours. Two night minimum on average, more on Holidays. Holiday pricing is higher per night and peak seasons like summer and fall.
*Warning - due to the large gaps in the beams and height drops, toddlers should be carefully watched. Sorry - we love animals, but we have a** NO PET policy** and will forfeit your deposit if you bring any pets. We have an outside camera to monitor this and the fire pit. If you have any questions, call/email for details and specific pricing.
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A $30.00 administration fee is assessed for any cancellations . However, if Guest(s) cancels less than thirty (30) days prior to their arrival date there will be NO REFUND. For a refund of deposit, cancellations must be in writing and sent by certified mail 30 days prior to arrival date. Once you give verbal authorization for us to charge the deposit on your credit card, it is then considered a reservation.Get the full listing »