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Above the Rest Cabins

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Pets Allowed
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have never been disappointed with any of the cabins the wonderful team at Above the Rest offer. We returned to Tranquility Lodge this trip to enjoy its wood-burning fireplace, a kitchen to delight the most demanding cooks in our family, a wonderful mountain-filled vista...More

Thank Alice T
Reviewed 24 January 2018

Above the Rest has cabins or log homes that are equiped with everything you need. They are clean and management is there for any needs you might have. I like that when I rent with them there is no surprises.

Thank ccostantino1
Response from Above the Rest C, Owner at Above the Rest CabinsResponded 3 weeks ago

I love this review. "No surprises" is our aim, and while there will always be things that are out of our control, we surely do our best to be consistently "Above the Rest." Thank you so very much!

Reviewed 5 January 2018

Above the Rest Cabins (Big Bear) receive a 5/5 for luxury, cleanliness, and management efficiency. A real luxury cabin with fireplaces, hot tub, games room, most rooms with full in-suite bathrooms, all main living areas are large, plus have a great view of the mountains....More

Thank Kimberly S
Response from Above the Rest C, Owner at Above the Rest CabinsResponded 13 January 2018

Thank you so much for your kind words about the lovely Big Bear cabin. We are so glad you enjoyed your stay. There is a sheet in the cabin book about the area hikes, in theory, but it often gets taken out and not returned....More

Reviewed 27 December 2017

My wife and I have been looking for the perfect cabin to go to every year for my wife's Birthday. We have looked at so many cabins near Blue Ridge and we finally found our our "Dream Home". It was even called " In your...More

Response from Above the Rest C, Owner at Above the Rest CabinsResponded 30 December 2017

We are so glad to have you as a 'repeat offender' guest! Y'all are wonderful and you taking the time to write this kind review is sincerely appreciated! We'll see you next year, hopefully!

Reviewed 18 December 2017 via mobile

Went for a first time mountain cabin vacation and my expectations were exceeded. We stayed in Wooden Indian. It was so pretty and comfy and had beautiful views. The area had gotten several inches of snow the day before we arrived and when we got...More

Thank Donna S
Response from Above the Rest C, Owner at Above the Rest CabinsResponded 30 December 2017

Thank you so much for your kind words. What we 100% appreciate is your graciousness during the electrical outage; you are truly Above the Rest guests! We wish you every blessing in 2018!

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21 April 2016|
Response from Chuck G | Reviewed this property |
I would recommend you call the office and speak with them one on one - I am sure you would enjoy being on the mountain
12 July 2015|
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Response from CR_Squared13 | Reviewed this property |
We've stayed a few times in the past two years - the cabins are all situated on one mountain (if you can find My Mountain Road on Google Maps, that takes you to some of them - might not be doable, though). To my knowledge... More
19 March 2015|
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Response from Above the Rest C | Property representative |
We sure appreciate all of the wonderful recommendations! Unfortunately, as we're not licensed as a hotel, we cannot do one night stays; I'm sorry.
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"Many of the cabins are pet-friendly!"
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"Third floor bedroom is recommended."
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"This was our first stay but can definitely recommend Dream Catcher for a couple or family of 4!"
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"A wine opener would be nice but I know how to open a bottle without it"
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