Actual Lakefront Cabin & Bunkhouse with Dock - Sleeps 30
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- Minimum stay:N/A
- Pets allowed:No
- Wheel chair accessible:No
Bab's Lake Haven sits on the shores of Payette Lake with views across the lake of the Brundage Mtn. ski runs. We have a cozy beach with an area for bonfires. Our dock is private for the use of our guests only. The sun shines on our dock from about noon until sunset which is around 8:30PM in July. This means plenty of time to enjoy the lake.
Our property consists of two buildings; the original 1930's cabin and a Bunkhouse annex built in the mid 1990's. The Bunkhouse has 4 one bedroom suites that each has a living room with wood-burning fireplace, bedroom with kingsize bed, bathroom, and kitchenette with bar-size refrigerator and microwave. The 2nd floor units each have a loft with additional sleeping.
The original cabin has been modernized somewhat with indoor plumbing, but is still a cabin. It contains a living room with wood-burning stove, dining area, small kitchen, 2 bedrooms with queensize beds and a loft with 3 queen beds reached by steep steps.
To VIEW MORE PICTURES in a video tour go to 'Links to More Information' found just above the heading 'Map and Owner's Profile'. 'CLICK HERE - A Picture Tour of Bab's Lake Haven'.
We rent the entire complex for reunions in the summer. Call for more particulars and exceptions. Non-prime summer weeks & last minute, we will rent individual units for a minimum of 3 nights.
Keywords: Lakefront Rustic Cabin & Newer Bunkhouse, Sleeps 30, Perfect for Reunions, Includes Boat Dock, Views across Payette Lake to Brundage Mtn. Ski Runs.
- 2 story
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Pets Not Allowed
- Children Welcome
- Non Smoking Only
- 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 30, Beds for 30
- Bedroom 1
- Bedroom 2
- Bedroom 3
- Bedroom 4
- Bedroom 5
- Bedroom 6
KING BEDS (4) One in each bedroom of Bunkhouse QUEEN BEDS (8) 3 In loft of Main Cabin; 1 in each bedroom of Main Cabin; 3 in loft of S Unit SINGLE BEDS (2) 1 in loft of J Unit, 1 in loft of Main Cabin SLEEPER SOFA (1) in K Unit, BUNK BEDS (2) 2 Sets in loft of J Unit...morecollapse
- 5.0 Bathrooms
- Bathroom 1
- Bathroom 2
- Bathroom 3
Kitchen & Dining
- Dishes & Utensils:
- Parking Off Street:
- Wood Fireplace:
- Washing Machine:
- Wood Stove:
- Clothes Dryer:
- Towels Provided
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided
- Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
- Boat Dock
- Video Library
- CD Player
- Outdoor Grill
- Deck / Patio
- Sports & Activities
- Cross Country Skiing
- Water Skiing
- Mountain Biking
- Jet Skiing
- Whitewater Rafting
- Water Tubing
- Ice Skating
- Hunting Big Game
- Scenic Drives
- Wildlife Viewing
- Horseback Riding
- Medical Services
- Freshwater Fishing
- Sight Seeing
Bab's Lake Haven is surrounded by Ponderosa State Park, a public overnight camping park. However, a sufficient buffer has been established so that we only see the forest to the side where the park is adjacent. There are miles of well-marked hiking trails and roads within the park for those brisk morning walks or hikes with an occasional sighting of deer....morecollapse
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Bab's Lake Haven
Bab's Lake Haven
We love our annual family reunion at this property. There is no dishwasher so disposable items or hand washing is required and when doing three meals a day for a large group it is a task. Children love the beach and dock. Adults love the deck.
- Guest Camp Grandma
- Date of stay 07/14/12
- Review Submitted 07/30/12
Recommended for: Families with teenagers, romantic getaway, age 55+, families with young children, girls getaway.
June 29 to Aug 17 .. $6800/week (For Main Cabin and Fourplex Bunkhouse) Prior to June 28 and from Aug.17 until the end of December it is possible to rent indivdual units for a minimum of 3 nights. Call for particulars or with questions.
Note: Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice.
Before paying contact the owner to confirm payment details.
Call the owner directly to confirm reservation details and pay with an approved method (credit card, check, or bank transfer), to protect your payment up to $1,000.
- Nearest Airport: McCall at 3 Miles or Boise at 105 Miles
- Nearest Motorway: Highway 55 at 2 Miles
- Nearest Beach: Beachfront at 5 Metres
- Nearest Ski: Brundage Mountain at 13 Miles
- Nearest Golf: McCall Golf Course at 1 Miles
- Nearest Restaurant: Several at 2 Miles
Year Purchased: 1935
About the owner: Bab's Lake Haven is owned by the Babcock Trust. Our grandfather built the original cabins. Our parents were married in the living room of the main cabin and spent all vacations at the cabins with their six children. Once we were grown, the need for the Bunkhouse became apparent. Our father passed away over 40 years ago, but our mother at 95 years old, still enjoys having all her children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren join her there for weiner roasts at the beach.
Why the Owner Chose McCall:
We enjoy a great deal of privacy here because of the buffer provided by the Ponderosa State Park. There is abundant hiking right out your door with the miles of trails in Ponderosa Park.
The Unique Benefits at this Cabin:
Being on the East side of the lake, we have the sun on the dock and lake from about noon until sunset which is late in McCall. Properties on the West side of the lake lose the sun on their play area quite early in the day rendering it too cool for swimming.
- Primary: 770-298-7037
View of Dock on Payette Lakes from Deck of Main Cabin in McCall, Idaho
Relaxed game of cards on deck
Water Volley Ball at 7 PM thanks to Western Exposure.
Main Cabin (1936) on Right, Bunkhouse Fourplex (1996) on Left
Beautiful Sunsets. Western exposure means sunshine on lake until 9 PM
S & J Units are on 2nd level of Bunkhouse with lofts and washers & dryers.
Unit S Kitchenette - All Bunkhouse Units Have Similar Kitchenettes
J Unit Living Room. All Bunkhouse units have wood-burning fireplaces.
J Unit Bunkbeds in Loft
K Unit Bedroom. All Bunkhouse Bedrooms have Kingsize Beds
Main Cabin Living Room in Late Fall after Deck Furniture Stored for Winter.
Original Cabin Bedroom. 2 Bedrooms on Main Floor with Queen Beds.
Private Dock for Use of Bab's Lake Haven Guests
Sandy Beach with Crystal Clear Water
Babs Lake Haven Main Cabin on right (green) Bunkhouse on Left
Balcony of Bunkhouse 2nd Floor
Living Room of D Unit. Has Side Entrance as well as Lakeside Entrance.
Unit S Loft has 3 Queensize Beds Unit J Loft has 2 Sets of Bunkbeds + 1 Single
S Unit Bath...J, D, and K Unit Baths are Similar
J Unit Master Bedroom
K Unit Living Room. K and D are ground floor units in Bunkhouse
Main Cabin Living Room
Main Cabin Loft 3 Queen Beds
Main Cabin Kitchen
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