Location: Alarka'a Lure cabin is aproxamtly 15 minutes from Bryson City and the Deep Creek entrace , about 30 minutes from the Cherokee entrance of the Great Smoky mountain national park. The Alpine style, the sounds of Alarka creek and the smells of cedar and evergreen all combine to instantly transport you to a truly relaxing mountain getaway; leaving the rest of the busy world miles away. This cabin is on the bank of the Alarka Creek; a beautiful natural mountain trout creek. Exterior: The private gated steel bridge over alarka creek ends in a flat gravel parking area that is well maintained and large enough to easily turn around in. The garage is accessible and will easily protect 2 vehicles. A picnic table and charcoal grill are off to the side of the parking area down by the creek. The elevated deck is open the warmth of the tree filtered sun; Where a large relaxing hot tub awaits you and guest. Living / Main Level: The stairs from the lower garage lead up to the cedar paneled sun room. There is enough seating in the sun room for all of your guest to enjoy the fresh mountain air and sounds of Alarka creek. The door to the living area is in the sunroom. The living area is decorated in an classic LL. Bean fly fisherman's decor that creates a warm and casual atmosphere. The living room has two comfortable sofas and a satellite tv. The adriatic feel of the cabin is complimented by a cast iron wood burning stove that sits under the stairs to the upper floor bedroom. The living area is open to the Kitchen and dining areas. The full kitchen is equipped with all cooking utensils, coffee maker, microwave , but does not have a dishwasher. The private master bedroom with a queen size bed is down a short halway from the living room. This halway also leads to two full baths. One bath has both a shower and tub. Theother bath has a shower only.Upper Level : The stairs from the lliving room end between two bed rooms. The bedroom toworads the front of the house has a full size bed. The bedroom towards the back of the house has two full size beds. There is a half bath room on this floor. Lower Level: The front door of Alarka's lure is on the lower level easily accessed from the parking area. This door opens to the garage which is the whole lower level of the house. The garage is a great place to park your vehicles to keep them out of the elements. So if you don't want to put the top back up on you convertible or just want to keep the seats of your bike dry, Alarka's Lure has just the place. In the garage area there is a second front door that opens to the stairs to the main level.