6 Bedrooms-3 Baths-2 Kitchens-Great for Reunions & Groups
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As you gather with your family and you are sitting around the table planning your Spring or Summer Family reunion consider coming to Koinania Valley Ranch! Right now we are offering deep discounts to folks who reserve before the end of January. call for details 573-269-4544
With your family members scattered all across the country meeting at Koinania is a great idea. We are centrally located right in the middle of the USA! Some of your family can fly into St Louis airport, rent a car and drive here as we are just 2 hours from the airport. We have everything you need to enjoy your BEST reunion yet!! Our Private family oriented small (110 acres) Property can accommodate up to 40 people in 3 buildings.
We offer our RANCH HOUSE-6 bedrooms-3 baths
PLUS our COTTAGE 3 bedrooms-2 baths
PLUS our LAKESIDE CABIN for 4-6 people.
You're invited to enjoy an authentic Ozarks country experience in the Ranch House: This 6 bedroom-3 bath home beautifully decorated in nostalgic antiques and furnished for Kid-Friendly Comfort. There are 2 kitchens fully equipped with everything you need plus lots of storage and cupboard space for all your food and coolers.
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Koinania Valley Ranch House is situated on 110 Privately Owned acres surrounded by Mark Twain National Forest. This location is convenient for Seeing The Sights being only 25-35 minutes to State Parks, Floating the Black River and Horse Back Riding. Visit Johnson Shut Ins, Elephant Rocks, Fort Davidson, Taum Sauk, Council Bluff Lake and Dillard's Mill. The owners, Duane and Mary, live just across the driveway and are on hand to give tours of the property and answer any questions you may have. Plan an All Inclusive Girls Getaway or your next Group Float Trip on the Black River or Family Reunion and take advantage of Additional Lodging offered and Catered Meals as well.
You don't have to leave the grounds of Koinania to have a Great Time! If you rent the whole ranch then your Children and Grandchildren will enjoy the Rustic Playhouse where they can play Laura from Little House on the Prairie or Daniel Boone. They will have a fantastic time with the Closets stocked with Books, Games and Toys and Dress Up Clothes providing them hours of Old Fashioned Imaginative Fun! The Campfire Areas are ready for you and we even supply the firewood! You may also enjoy Fishing in our Small Stocked Lake. There is an Extensive Library of Family and Children DVDs.
Sit out on the Deck overlooking the Pastures complete with plenty of comfy seating for Relaxing and taking in the Breathtaking Views. With the Small Creek flowing next to our Cottage you will enjoy the Tranquility of the running water. Enjoy the Birds Singing, Watch the Hummingbirds at the Feeders, Spot a Deer or Wild Turkey and Feel the Breeze Through the Trees. Bring along some extra Apples for Feeding our Horse. Watch the Cattle Graze in the surrounding pastures.
Our Valley is Peaceful, Tranquil and the Natural Beauty is Awesome! Head on down to the Private Riverfront area and enjoy Swimming and Floating in the Cool Crystal Clear Waters. Hunt for rocks and find crawdads or set your chair out in the middle of the water and enjoy the coolness which will refresh you! We supply Nets for catching bugs and critters plus Nature Guide Books to find out what they are.
Koinania (coin-uh-knee-uh) A Biblical Greek word for FELLOWSHIP.
For people who live in the city, Yet have the country in their heart! Experience the best in country beauty offered by our Creator himself.
Koinania Valley Ranch is the place where you can leave behind your concrete, traffic and pollution, your busy schedules, stresses, worries and cares and just Relax and Enjoy Peace.
Keywords: Private Home on 110 acres with lake and river front, float the Black River, hiking, Girls Getaway Weekends, near Johnson Shut Ins, Elephant Rocks and Taum Sauk
- Vacation Rental
- Children Welcome:
- Limited Accessibility:
- Minimum Age Limit For Renters:
- Non Smoking Only:
Bedrooms: 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 21, Beds for 18-21
- King size beds (1) Master bedroom with the bathroom in it has the King Bed., Queen size Beds (1) There are 4 bedrooms with a Queen bed. One of them also has a Twin bunk bed with trundle, too., Double Beds (1) The room with the double bed also has a twin bunk bed set, too., Baby Cribs (1) A pack and play is available., Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) One of the Living rooms has a double size hide a bed., Bunk Beds (1) Two sets of bunk beds....moreless
Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms
Kitchen & Dining
The Main larger country kitchen is decorated in nostalgic antiques and features a large harvest table with an old church bench which I refinished and it can accommodate up to 6 or 7 people plus chairs to seat at least 10 or 12 There is also a second kitchen which can accommodate another 6 people....moreless
- Cooking Utensils:
- Catering Available
- Ice Maker
You make up the beds you will be using with the clean, fresh bed sheets, quilts and blankets provided. All bath towels, washcloths, kitchen linens also provided. Guests need to bring their own swim towels for use at the river area....moreless
- Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:
- Parking Off Street:
- Air Conditioning:
- This is a great location for family reunions or large groups. Along with the Ranch House there is a more lodging available on grounds. See our website for more info. Your Children and Grandchildren will love playing near the lake and down by the river area. We offer you our privately owned 110 acres of natural playground to enjoy with your family. There are lots of Children's Toys, Books, Games and a Closet Full of Dress up Clothes, too! Also provided are Nets for catching crawdads, Swim Noodles and Bug Boxes for Exploring Found Critters. This is the Place Where Your Child Can Play, Really Play! Using His Imagination for Hours and Hours of Fun! See Owner's website for detailed information and testimonials from families....moreless
- DVD Player
Pool & Spa
This is a natural pool, God made! The river area just 1/4 mile up the road has 1/2 mile of water frontage. It has a large gravel bar and perfect for small children to play and explore in the shallow areas and other deeper pools invite the swimmers to float around and play in the crystal clear running waters....moreless
- Deck / Patio:
- Outdoor Grill
Location & View
On the South and West side of the wrap around deck you can take in the surrounding beauty of the pastures and hills. Watch the cattle and horse graze, see the hummingbirds drinking nectar, and relax. ...moreless
- Mountain Biking
- Rock Climbing
- Horseback Riding
- Live Theater
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
- We have Bocci Ball, Croquet, Ladderball, and Washers Games for outdoor fun and tournaments. Guests really have fun at the Private Riverfront and Private Small Lake Stocked with Bluegill, Bass and Crappie. There is paddle boat for guest use as well. The Ranch House is surrounded by Mark Twain National Forest, Near Black River floating and Horseback riding and Many Missouri State Parks such as Johnson Shut Ins, Elephant Rocks, Taum Sauk and Fort Davidson. Let us help you plan your family reunion!...moreless
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We stayed here with a large group in 2011. The property was great and the owners were so nice. Loved it and would definatly recommend.
- Guest Holly (Belleville IL)
- Date of stay 06/24/11
- Review Submitted 06/14/12
Recommended for: Sightseeing, girls getaway, families with young children, families with teenagers.
Owner response: Holly, Thank you for the wonderful review! We appreciate it very much. We love hosting large group family reunions such as yours and we look forward to seeing you again. Have a great summer!! Duane and Mary
2012 Rates/In-Season Thurs before Memorial Day through Tuesday after Labor Day. Weekend- Fri-Sat or Sat-Sun $525 per night...Weekday nights $430 each...Week/$2500 Off Season- $350 per night weekend, $225 per night weekday, $1600/weekly Rate includes 16 people. Sleeps/21. 2 Night Minimum Extra adults $20 per person per night. Security deposit of $300 required. Additional lodging on site for large groups. Ask about current discounts!! No internet calendar. Call for available dates. Camping allowed with rental of House for overflow guests. RV hookups.
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Year Purchased: 2000
Why the Owner Chose Black:
We moved from the city to the country in 1999 and built a home on our 110 acres and then expanded and built a couple more places. We love living out here and want to share this beauty with as many folks as we can.
The Unique Benefits at this House:
This is a fabulous place to have your family reunion or large group gathering. Talk to Mary for help planning your perfect getaway! Call for availability. We do not keep an online calendar current. 573-269-4544
- Primary: (573) 269-4544 (Missouri, USA)
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Great Country kitchen.
Valley views in all directions.
Enjoy water fun and fishing.
River fun in the shallow area.
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