Vacation Home
15 Guests
5 Bedrooms
3.5 Bathrooms
Custom Home (4100 Sq Ft) For Large Family. Gourmet Kitchen , Large Covered Dock
The House:
Hakuna Matata is a stunning custom built house full of character. The house has 4 spacious bedrooms and a large loft, 3.5 baths, and approximately 4,100 sq ft. No matter the time of day, the views off of the two large decks are always breathtaking. Whether it’s enjoying a cup of coffee first thing in the morning while watching the fishermen pass by or the picturesque sunsets in the evening, nothing beats having the beautiful open water surrounded by the Smoky Mountains right in your back yard.
The house has an open floor plan and is built to maximize the remarkable views with many large windows and doors so even inside you can enjoy all the beauty Norris Lake has to offer. This house is full of charm with its two story vaulted ceilings, hardwood floors, granite countertops, and custom architectural details.
The main floor has a spacious kitchen with a breakfast bar. It provides more than enough storage and opens up to the dining room and living room, keeping with the open layout. The living room has a 55” TV with a PS3 and a gorgeous gas fireplace. The Florida Room is the best room of the house with three full walls of windows. It has central heat and air so the views can be enjoyed year round. The Florida Room has seating for 17 and is a wonderful space to come together for a great dinner or game night, checkerboard table included!
The lower level has a game room with a foosball table, a 60” TV and a large sectional perfect for movie nights. It also has a wet bar with a full size refrigerator and deck access.
The four bedrooms include enough beds to sleep 14 guests. The King suite has a king bed and includes a large four piece onsuite and is located on the main floor. The upper level includes the spacious loft, and a full bath. The upper level can sleep 9 as the Nautical Room has one queen bed, the Eclectic Room has one queen and one full bed and th loft has two day beds with two trundles. The Bunk room is located on the lower level and has two bunks, each a twin over a full bed.
Other Amenities include a gas grill, a washer and dryer, a fire pit, and space for a few extra air mattresses.

Big Creek has striking scenic views of the open water, beautiful trees, and the mountains. This part of Norris Lake is perfect for water sports including fishing, slalom skiing, wake boarding, and tubing. There is even a slalom course nearby. This house has a two slip covered dock with a large swim platform, deck furniture, and a water slide! Our dock has deep water year round. Sequoyah and Whitman Hollow are the closest marinas. Whitman Hollow marina is the closest by land. Boat rentals are also available at these marinas.
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Living Area4100 Sqft
Check In Flexible
Check OutFlexible

Summer hour check in time is after 4 pm and check out time is 10 am. All other check in and out times are flexible. Codes will be given prior to check in to gain access to the home.

Sleeping Configuration
No Pets Allowed
No Smoking Allowed
Family/Kid Friendly
Crib/Pack 'n Play
Not Handicap Accessible
Not Suitable for Events
Parking Included
There is a two plus car garage available for parking. There are three areas for parking. Next to the house, the garage area and at the top of the hill off the street. There is parking for multiple trailers and cars.

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Washing Machine
Iron & Board
Clothes Dryer
Hair Dryer
Linens Provided
Ceiling Fan
Air Conditioning
Gas Fireplace (Indoor)
Game Room
Gas Grill
High Speed Internet
Satellite TV
Stereo/DVD Player
Game Console
Full Kitchen
Full Kitchenette
Ice Maker
Water Purifier
Coffee Maker
Cooking Utensils
Smoke Detector

Photos (24)Street View

Parking area by the house.  The lower left is the driveway to the 2+ car garage. - Hakuna Matata
The gentle slope driveway to the road. - Hakuna Matata
Upper level deck with two round tables and 8 chairs (cushions are available). - Hakuna Matata
The stairs to the gazebo and two slip cover dock with table and 4 chairs & slide - Hakuna Matata
Lower level deck. - Hakuna Matata



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My name is Nick Abla and have been the owner for five years. I am easy to work with and am very attentive to my customer's needs and experiences at our vacation home.
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Hakuna Matata is a Vacation Home located in LaFollette, Tennessee, United States. This Vacation Home is available for short term lodging and accommodates 15 guests
Hakuna Matata has 5 bedrooms, 3.5 bathrooms and was listed on Houfy on Nov 2017