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Turtle Rock Retreat is a five bedroom  home built just after the turn of the 20th century. the driveway can fit four cars easily. Our front porch overlooks the woods leading down to Flat Creek.
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Turtle Rock Retreat


Turtle Rock Retreat

10 guests
5 bedrooms
5 beds
2 baths
10 guests
5 bedrooms
5 beds
2 baths
Great check-in experience100% of recent guests gave this home’s check-in process a 5-star rating.
Self check-inEasily check yourself in with the lockbox.
Indoor fireplaceThis is one of few homes in this area that has this feature.

Sitting on seven acres surrounded by woods, quiet and seclusion is easy to find. The house is only 20 minutes to downtown Knoxville providing convenient access to dozens of restaurants and the growing brewpub scene.

A great place to host families during football season, a quiet weekend getaway from Knoxville, or wherever you call home.


Free parking on premises
Indoor fireplace
Laptop friendly workspace

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 double bed
Bedroom 2
1 king bed
Bedroom 3
1 queen bed
Bedroom 4
1 queen bed
Bedroom 5
1 double bed
Common spaces
3 sofas

House Rules

No smoking
Not suitable for pets
Check-in is anytime after 2PM
Check out by 11AM
Self check-in with lockbox


9 Reviews

Christian User Profile
May 2018
Brian was a stellar host, we had a miscommunication which would prevent my group from staying there which would normally mean that we were out of luck with most hosts. Brian worked with us to resolve our issue and made every effort to help us solve the problem before we had to ul…
Amber User Profile
January 2018
This is a super cool, old home in a secluded location. Perfect escape for a writer, someone looking for comfy peace & quiet, a time to reconnect with your family, etc. without interruption from modern day distractions. Excellent & easy communication with Brian, both before & duri…
Kelly User Profile
December 2017
The house is very spacious,comfortable,relaxing and a big kitchen and it was nice to hear the stream out back
Dave User Profile
November 2017
My family rented this house for thanksgiving and it was amazing! I would definitely book again. Brian was a wonderful host!
Michael User Profile
November 2017
big place. good value for the money.
Laura User Profile
November 2017
Turtle Rock Retreat is a hidden gem! Obviously an old family home, you walk in to all the character of a long ago time, with all the warmth and comfort of a modern farm house. The place can even be a bit spooky at night! It’s a great place to host a big family. The fireplace is c…
Sonya User Profile
October 2017
This place was perfect for what we needed. We had a wedding at a winery near by and this place held a bunch of us. Owner was excellent when it came to communication.

Hosted by Brian

Portland, Oregon, United StatesJoined in July 2013
Brian User Profile
14 Reviews
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