Welcome to the private world of Dark Horse Recording. For 25 years this secluded sanctuary has been home to many of the biggest stars in the world, such as Taylor Swift, Keith Urban, Alice in Chains, Tim McGraw, Korn, Matchbox 20, Carrie Underwood and Neil Diamond. So... during your stay you’ll find yourself among very good company!
Located in the secluded north wing of the Dark Horse Recording facility you find "The Gatehouse." a well-appointed apartment bathed in natural light creating a seamless transition from indoor living, to outdoor experience. This apartment features a queen bed, day bed, a timber frame bunk bed with full kitchen and bathroom. Sleep in the same bed as some of your favorite stars who have slumbered in the Gatehouse after a long day of recording. Whether you’re a vacationer seeking an unforgettable experience, or a platinum recording artist working on your next hit, you’ll fall in love with the beauty, spirit, and warm country charm of the Gatehouse at Dark Horse Recording.
Dark Horse Recording is a 10-acre riverside estate is nestled in the rolling hills of Tennessee just five miles from downtown Franklin, and 14 miles from downtown Nashville and music row. During your stay you can hike along the West Harpeth River, stroll the expansive grounds and boardwalks, lounge under the gazebo, and take an exclusive private tour of the world-famous Dark Horse studios. This is a place where you can truly escape from your day to day distractions.
Note: Please know that the Bunkhouse and Gatehouse are located on the first floor of our studio building. Everyday is different. There is always activity such as film shoots, interviews and of course recording sessions. If there is a session, certain areas of the studio will be closed off. Pictures and videos inside will be allowed only if no one is recording.
PLEASE ALSO NOTE: All accommodations are to be used as vacation rentals. If you wish to conduct a business or personal photo shoot, a video shoot, a songwriting or recording session, or any other activity beyond a typical guest vacation rental, please contact us directly at Dark Horse Recording. Once we understand your plans and needs, then we can give you an appropriate price quote. At Dark Horse Recording its our goal to exceed your expectations.
PETS: Dogs are welcome at our properties with advance approval. There is a $50 fee per pet.
Residence booking: Your lodging is booked upon receipt of the booking deposit.
**PLEASE NOTE that you will also be responsible for all taxes associated with this booking, which amounts to 13.75% of the total booking charge. When using the booking engine in this website to make your deposit, please be aware that we will present your tax bill separate from the charges generated by your online booking. This is a limitation in the booking software. Call Robin Crow at 615-969-4246 with questions!
Your apartment is booked upon receipt of the booking deposit.
Your booking is not confirmed until Robin Crow receives the pre-payment and you have received the confirmation email from Robin Crow within 24hours weekdays or 48 hours weekends and holidays. This confirmation email contains all your booking details such as the address of the apartment, contact details, and other arrival and departure instructions.
Cancellation Policy: All bookings are non-refundable.
Any cancellation, including force majeure, will be subject to the aforementioned cancellation policy.
If, after receipt of the confirmation email, Robin Crow is unable to provide the client with the property that they booked or a property with similar or better characteristics, the client will be
refunded the amount paid.
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- Smoking is allowed outside in designated areas.
Uber or taxis are available if you do not have a vehicle.