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Country Cabin...You Will Love it!

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Last updated: 08/22/2014

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  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Collinsville cabin description

This cabin will remind you of a simple way of life from times past! 'It is comfortable and peaceful here', said a recent renter. The front porch across the full length of the house makes a great place to sip coffee, relax, and listen to nature. It's unique location allows for retreat from the hustle and bustle of city life! You will love the small but well stocked pond that is within 30 feet of the front porch and a second pond only 100 yards away! A 4lb bass was caught two weeks ago (October 2010). The path behind the cabin leads to a small creek where deer and turkey are often seen; this is also a great place for a nice picnic or even horse back riding! For those who enjoy fosil finding and arrow head collecting you will enjoy exploring around the creek banks.

Rent our Cozy Cabin and you will truly be refreshed and blessed!

Area Attractions:
Just 5 minutes from Lookout Mt. Parkway location of the worlds LARGEST YARD SALE usually the end of July into the FIRST WEEK OF AUGUST!
*Collinsville Fela Market (one of the largest in the south) is just three miles down the mountain at hwy 68.
*Fort Payne: Alabama Fan Club is 15 miles north oh hwy 11.
*Gadsden: Nocalulla Falls is 20 miles south on I-59.
*Lookout Mountain Little River Canyon, the deepest gorge east of the Mississippi is only 25 miles away.
*Leesburg: Weiss Lake offers boating, fishing, and other water sports and is only 12 miles away.
*Desota State Park is within a 45 minute drive.


Keywords: Cabin

Property Type

  • Cabin
  • 1200 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Long-Term Renters Welcome
          • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

            Must be at least 25 years of age....moreless

          • Children Welcome:

            Small children must be supervised due to the pond being within 50 feet of the cabin....moreless

          • Non Smoking Only:

            Please feel free to smoke outside and remember to put cig. butts in trash....moreless

          • Pets Not Allowed:

            This feature may be discussed with the owners prior to making specific reservations....moreless

          Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 4-6

          • Bedroom 1: 1 double

            There is plenty of space for a baby crib...moreless

          • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

            Room is large enought for a crib and/or air mattress...moreless

          • Convertible bed(s): 1 sleep sofa /futon

            This is in the livingroom area...moreless

          • Double Beds (2), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Sofa pulls out for a double bed....moreless

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

          Entertainment

          • CD Player
          • DVD Player
          • Satellite / Cable:

            Over 60 channels to flip through!...moreless

          • Stereo
          • Television
          • VCR
          • Video Game Console:

            It's an old set but still lots of fun for children....moreless

          • Video Games:

            Wii games and console...moreless

          Theme

          • Adventure
          • Away From It All
          • Budget
          • Family
          • Tourist Attractions

          Leisure Activities

          • Antiquing
          • Boating
          • Horseback Riding
          • Horseshoes
          • Shopping
          • Sight Seeing
          • Wildlife Viewing

          Location Type

          • Rural
          • Waterfront:

            There is a small man made pond just 30 feet beside the cabin. Fish, turtles, and other aquatic life to be seen and caught. This pond has never gone dry...even during the draught!...moreless

          Sports & Adventure Activities

          • Cycling
          • Fishing
          • Hiking
          • Mountain Biking
          • Rock Climbing
          • Sailing
          • Water Skiing

          Dining

          • Dining Area
          • Seating for 4 people

          General

          • Air Conditioning:

            Central Air and Heat along with a gas burning heater that looks just like the one's from the old days!...moreless

          • Clothes Dryer
          • Gas Fireplace:

            Small reproduction of wood burning fire place/stove....moreless

          • Heating
          • Internet:

            Can be provided for longterm renters...moreless

          • Linens Provided
          • Parking Off Street:

            Drive way is gravel and circles the front of the cabin....moreless

          • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:

            Plenty of room for your boat and trailer....moreless

          • Towels Provided
          • Washing Machine:

            In the unit....moreless

          Kitchen

          • Coffee Maker
          • Cooking Utensils
          • Dishes & Utensils
          • Dishwasher
          • Ice Maker
          • Kitchen:

            Coffee pot and microwave are also provided....moreless

          • Microwave
          • Oven
          • Refrigerator
          • Stove
          • Toaster

          Outside

          • Bicycles:

            Bicycles are not provided but the area is great for mountain bikes....moreless

          • Deck / Patio:

            The deck is a small back porch large enough for grilling. The front porch is across the entire length of the cabin!...moreless

          • Lawn / Garden:

            The lawn is large enough for horseshoes and a volleyball net. ...moreless

          • Outdoor Grill
           

          Reviews

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          October - January One to two people $75/night, 3 nights $200, 2-night minimum!
          Stay 5 nights and get the 6th night FREE!($375) 
          * Longer stays are welcomed and price is negotiated with owners!
          There is a $100.00 deposit required and a $50.00 cleaning fee. Deposit refunded
          if property is not damaged or items missing!
          

          Note: Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice.


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          Location

          85 Miles
          Nearest Airport
          Birmingham or Huntsville

          Car: Necessary

          May events: 2nd-3rd Poke Salat Festival in Arab, Bilingual Spanish-English Hike at DeSoto State Park, Wildflower Saturday in Fort Payne, 10th Murdock's Hidden trails Hike at Little River Canyon, 15-18th Antique Alley Yard Sale, 16th-18th Mentone Rhodendron Festival,31st Jazz Festival in Attalla and Paddling Tour of Terrapin Creek in Center June events:6th&28th Rock Climbing/Rappelling Adventure, 7th Fossils and Geology of Little River Canyon, 21st Arab Fishing Derby for boys and girls,23rd-25th Forty Payne Kids Outdoor Adventure Camp,July: 4th Sand Mountain Potato Festival in Henagar and Mentone 4th of July BBQ at the Smoke House, 6th Gadsden Art Assoc. Juried Show,18th-19th Family weekend at DeSoto Park,31st - Aug.3rd World's Longest Yard Sale (cabin is 3 miles from one of the main set ups)!

           

          Manager info

          Year Purchased: 2007

          About: My parents built this little cabin on the land my Dad grew up on! My Dad grew up dirt poor, but managed to put my sister and I through college without borrowing a dime! The cabin is built much the same way, no loans, no extras, just the basics with lots of hard work and dedication! The planks on the outside are from two large pine trees we cut off the land, and the pond is feed by a well that has not gone dry in over 70 years! This is just our little bit of heaven we hope others enjoy!

          Why Collinsville:
          This property has been in our family for more than 90 years!

          The Unique Benefits at this Cabin:
          This property is centrally located if you want to enjoy areas from Chattanoga Tennessee to Talladega Alabama! One of the best things for summer and fall is Little River Canyon! It's the largest gorge east of the Mississippi!


          Contact us

          Speaks: english

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          2 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
          Sleeps 6

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          Member since: 2006
          Speaks: english
          • Calendar last updated: 08/22/2014
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          (256) 523-3523

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