Aananda Lookout Lodge, Mountain View Cabin, Hot Tub, Fire Pit, Pool Table, Wi-Fi

  • Great Year Round Views
    Great Year Round Views
  • Gameroom with Slate Pool Table and Fireplace
    Gameroom with Slate Pool Table and Fireplace
  • Game Room
    Game Room
  • Large Living Room with Kitchen and Dining
    Large Living Room with Kitchen and Dining
  • Hot Tub and Lounger Seat
    Hot Tub and Lounger Seat
  • Upstairs Outdoor Deck of Master
    Upstairs Outdoor Deck of Master
  • Back Deck with Gas Grill and outdoor seating
    Back Deck with Gas Grill and outdoor seating
  • Upper Deck Off of Guest Bedroom
    Upper Deck Off of Guest Bedroom
  • Upper Deck Off of Living Room
    Upper Deck Off of Living Room
  • Fire Pit
    Fire Pit
  • Master Bedroom with View
    Master Bedroom with View
  • Master King Bedroom
    Master King Bedroom
  • Upstairs Master Bathroom
    Upstairs Master Bathroom
  • Upstairs Queen Guest bedroom
    Upstairs Queen Guest bedroom
  • Queen Guest Bedroom
    Queen Guest Bedroom
  • Upstairs Guest Bath
    Upstairs Guest Bath
  • Downstairs Double Queen Bedroom
    Downstairs Double Queen Bedroom
  • Downstairs Guest Bathroom
    Downstairs Guest Bathroom
  • Kids Bunk Beds Room
    Kids Bunk Beds Room
  • Kids Bathroom
    Kids Bathroom
  • Living Room
    Living Room
  • Living Room
    Living Room
  • Large Dining Table
    Large Dining Table
  • Kitchen
  • Guest Laundry Area
    Guest Laundry Area
  • Twin Size Bed Swing
    Twin Size Bed Swing
  • Front of Cabin
    Front of Cabin
  • Beautiful Horse Range Mountians
    Beautiful Horse Range Mountians
4 Bedrooms • 4 Bathrooms • Sleeps 8-12
Internet Fireplace Mountain Hot Tub (more...)

Aananda Lookout Lodge
Aananda is Sanskrit for Bliss or happiness, So get ready to find your Happy Place here at our beautiful Aananda Lookout Lodge! This cabin is special because it is the last on the street, backs up to ALL WOODED LAND, with SPECTACULAR YEAR ROUND MOUNTAIN VIEWS, and has all the amenities you could ask for! You will feel like you are in your own paradise in the mountains.

Every detail has been thought of in this cabin with FOUR large bedrooms each with its own spectacular view of the mountains and dedicated ensuite with private hall and bathroom! You will love the downstairs living room space with a fireplace and FULL-SIZE 9' POOL TABLE with two guest bedrooms and baths. One is a kids family room with two sets of bunk beds and an oversized beanbag, the other guest bedroom has two queen log beds! The upstairs area boasts a FULLY STOCKED kitchen with granite countertops for all your cooking needs and beautiful high tongue and groove ceilings with a large custom wood dining table and living room overlooking the beautiful Horse Range Mountains! Two more bedrooms with ensuites that walk out onto the large wood deck looking at the beautiful year-round mountain views. You also have another large deck off the kitchen/dining area that is a woodland retreat that has your gas grill and outdoor eating area. 

If you are here to play there is a large outdoor fire pit entertainment area where you can enjoy the fresh outdoors surrounded by nature and loved ones! Play a round of pool or go exploring through the deer trails on this large 2.63-acre property and find secret relaxation points throughout the property! As the evening settles in, let your troubles and tensions melt away in our six-person hot tub or alongside a roaring fire in the outdoor fire pit. You are centrally located to everything, close by the Appalachian Trail, Smithgall Woods, 6.3 miles to Helen, and 6.3 miles to downtown Cleveland. If it's raining there are board games galore in the main living room of the cabin and TVs to enjoy watching your favorite movies and shows!

If you are here to work there is high-speed Wi-Fi internet and a work desk station for you to work at! No lag time so you can get back out to enjoy your time with your family and friends! 

Getting Married? This cabin is PERFECT for your BIG DAY! With four separate bedrooms and 4 separate bathrooms, it is perfect for everyone getting ready at the same time and not being in each other's way.

Multi-Families Coming Together? This would be a PERFECT spot for you to join up and enjoy the mountain experience at where you can all have your own spaces as well as enjoyable spacious common areas! 

Come enjoy the happiness only Aananda Lookout Lodge can bring you for your next mountain vacation! 


Minimum Age of primary renter: 29 Years Old.
NO Pets allowed
The road to this cabin is paved except the last 0.2 miles from the main road which is well-maintained gravel
The max number of vehicles in the driveway is 4
Firewood is available for delivery. 3 bundles for $28.00 plus tax

Spectacular Year Round Mountain View
Floors: 2
Baths: 4
Bedrooms: 4
Bedroom 1: 2 Queens on main
Bedroom 2: Two Bunk Beds on main
Bedroom 3: Queen on upper level
Bedroom 4: King on upper level
Sleeps: Up-to 12: Do not exceed 12 guests!

2 TVs with Dish Satellite Service
12 Cup Coffeemaker
Keurig Coffee Maker
Fire pit
Gas Fireplace (Seasonal Oct.1-Apr. 15th)
Gas Grill
Linens provided
Extra blankets
Iron & Ironing Board
Hot Tub
Wi-Fi Internet as well as Ethernet option


Pool Table
Outdoor Fire pit: Firewood Package - $28 plus tax for three bundles of kiln-dried firewood 
Fishing Pond Package: $49.95 catch up to 10 trout in the stocked Blue Creek Pond, March - October
Explore Blue Creek Gardens / Trails


Distance from Helen: 6 miles
Distance to Smithgall woods: 2.6 miles
Distance to Appalachian Trail: 9.7 miles
Distance from Trout Pond: 14 miles
Distance from Blue Creek Gardens and Trails: 14 miles

Distance to Wedding Venues:
Yonah Mountain Vineyards: 12.9 miles (20 min)
The Venue at CeNita Vineyards: 11.1 miles (18 min)
Meadows at Mossey Creek: 12.2 miles (18 min)
Densmore Farm: 18.3 miles (27 min)
Willow Creek Farm: 7.5 miles (11 min)

Enhanced Cleaning Protocol

We are taking the recommended steps as presented by the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) for cleaning, disinfecting, and preparing our cabin for your arrival. We are following the protocols laid out by the CDC and using the EPA-approved disinfectants for Hard (non-porous) Surfaces, Soft (Porous) Surfaces, and Electronics. The linens, towels, bedsheets, etc. are washed per the manufacturer's guidelines. We are also emptying the hot tubs, sanitizing, and refilling with fresh water and chemicals after each guest stay. We look forward to welcoming you to our cabin and hosting your stay.

Property Type Cabin
Check-In A keypad is available 24 hours a day to provide entry for guests
House Rules
  • Maximum occupancy: 12
  • Children welcome
  • Infants welcome
  • Pets not allowed
  • Smoking not allowed
  • Wheelchair inaccessible
  • Minimum age of primary renter: 29
  • Other events allowed
Setting & View
  • Mountain View
  • Mountain
  • Internet
  • Fireplace
  • Air Conditioning
  • Central Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hot Water
  • Private Living Room
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron & Board
  • Wifi
  • Laptop Friendly Workspace
  • Basic Soaps
  • Paper Towels
  • Shampoo
  • Toilet Paper
  • Hangers
  • Private Entrance
  • Extra Pillows & Blankets
  • Ethernet
  • Kitchen
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Oven
  • Microwave
  • Dishwasher
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Coffee Maker
  • Toaster
  • Ice Maker
  • Freezer
  • Kettle
  • Lobster Pot
  • Child's Highchair
  • Seating for 8 people
Bathrooms 4 Bathrooms
  • Downstairs Guest Bath – Combination Tub/Shower, Toilet
  • Master Bath – Shower, Toilet
  • Downstairs Kids Bath – Combination Tub/Shower, Toilet
  • Upstairs Guest Bath – Shower, Toilet
Both downstairs bathrooms have bath/shower combo (Shower Diverter on Spout to take showers)
Both upstairs bathrooms are shower only with sliding glass doors.
Bedrooms 4 Bedrooms, sleeps 8-12
  • Upstairs Guest Bedroom – 1 Queen bed
  • Upstairs Master Bedroom – 1 King bed
  • Downstairs Kids Room – 2 Bunk beds
  • Downstairs Guest Bedroom – 2 Queen beds
2 Bedrooms Downstairs with Gameroom
2 Bedrooms Upstairs with Livingroom and Kitchen/Dining
  • Television
  • Satellite/Cable
  • Games
  • Books
  • Game Room
  • Pool Table
  • Baby Gate
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Deck/Patio (uncovered)
  • Balcony/Terrace
  • Lawn/Garden
  • Private Yard
  • Fire Pit
  • Hot Tub
  • Parking
  • Free Parking
  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Museums
  • Water Parks
  • Winery Tours
  • Zoo
  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Eco Tourism
  • Horseback Riding
  • Paddle Boating
  • Boating
  • Shopping
  • Wildlife Viewing
  • Water Sports
Sports & Adventure
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Water Skiing
  • Swimming
  • Carbon Monoxide Detector
  • Deadbolt Lock
  • Fire Extinguisher
  • Exterior Lighting
  • Smoke Detector
  • Enhanced Cleaning Practices
  • Cleaning Disinfection
  • Common Surface Disinfectant Cleaned
  • Linens High Temp Wash
  • Requires Stairs
  • Path To Entrance Lit At Night
Season Rate
1/1 - 12/31
Weekend Night
Apr 8, 2021 - May 20, 2021
Weekend Night
Late Spring
May 21, 2021 - May 26, 2021
Weekend Night
Memorial Weekend
May 27, 2021 - May 31, 2021
Weekend Night
Summer Break
Jun 1, 2021 - Jun 30, 2021
Weekend Night
July 4th
Jul 1, 2021 - Jul 4, 2021
Summer Break
Jul 5, 2021 - Aug 1, 2021
Weekend Night
Late Summer
Aug 2, 2021 - Sep 1, 2021
Weekend Night
Labor Day
Sep 2, 2021 - Sep 6, 2021
Weekend Night
Early Fall
Sep 7, 2021 - Sep 29, 2021
Weekend Night
Oktoberfest I
Sep 30, 2021 - Oct 13, 2021
Weekend Night
Oktoberfest II
Oct 14, 2021 - Oct 31, 2021
Weekend Night
Late Fall
Nov 1, 2021 - Nov 23, 2021
Weekend Night
Nov 24, 2021 - Nov 28, 2021
Weekend Night
Early Winter
Nov 29, 2021 - Dec 15, 2021
Weekend Night
Winter Break
Dec 16, 2021 - Dec 22, 2021
Weekend Night
Dec 23, 2021 - Dec 26, 2021
Winter Break II
Dec 27, 2021 - Dec 29, 2021
New Year
Dec 30, 2021 - Jan 2, 2022

Cancellation Policy: Guest receives 100 % (less $100.00 cancellation fee) if cancellation occurs at least 30 days before arrival; Guest receives 50 % (less $100.00 cancellation fee) if cancellation occurs at least 14 days before arrival; No refunds within 14 days of arrival.