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Big Chill Columbia

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Last updated: 04/25/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Why stay in a cramped hotel room, or have to coordinate multiple hotel rooms for your stay when you can stay in a spacious home, with a fully equipped kitchen, 3-bedrooms, loft sleeping area, and 2.5-baths? When you want or need space, this is your ideal place to stay in Columbia!

Very light and airy, with soaring cathedral ceilings and 4,000 SF of living space, walls of windows and sky lights. The main level boasts a huge kitchen and dining room combo, with seating for 8 at the dining room table and more at the island in the kitchen. The entry has a pass through fireplace with the living room surrounded by windows overlooking the backyard lake. Also on the main floor you'll find a wet bar, half bath and the master bedroom and en-suite bath. The main level is handicap accessible, including the master en-suite. The main level also has a full deck overlooking the lake to enjoy the outdoors, grill or just hang out.

The master bedroom is well appointed with a king bed and we have a pack-and-play crib available if needed (just request it).

Perched above the living room is the loft with vaulted ceiling that overlooks the living room. It is set up to be a sitting area chairs and a queen poster bed.

Downstairs you'll find a well appointed family room with play area for the kids set in it's own space - this area includes a full-size bunk bed. There is also two bedrooms with queen beds and a full bath. Another wall of windows overlooking the lake and walk out patio to enjoy the outdoors. On the lower level is the laundry room, with matching Bosch washer and dryer, ironing board and iron.

The house sits on 11 acres, complete with apple, pear, peach and cherry trees, grapes and berries. Hike the private woods, play games on the lawn or watch wildlife from the deck.

Our guests are pampered with a Keurig® in the kitchen, luxurious linens and towels, and weekly housekeeping when your stay is for ten or more nights. Weekly housekeeping includes changing linens, tidy up and dusting/vacuum for our longer stay guests.

Our rates are inclusive of cleaning and taxes, so the rate is see is the rate you pay. We do require a $300 damage deposit which is refundable within 21 days of departure as long as everything is as it was on arrival.

Our location is ideal for events downtown, MU Football game, weddings and visiting family and friends. Make it your home away from home as you transition to the area with our discounted executive rental rates to get you settled in as you search for your new home (28 or more nights).

We also welcome hunters as Eagle Bluffs is just 1.5 mile down the road (no dressing game in the house). The house is 10 minutes to downtown, 7 minutes to the Stadium and MU Campus, and 2 minutes to Eagle Bluffs.

Lastly this home is perfectly suited for events - we do have an event fee, based on the number of guests expected and the type of event you'll host. The home has been used to host retreats, receptions, rehearsal dinners and more - day guests up to 50, overnight guests to our max listed above. If you'd like to use the house for an event, just let us know and we'll work with you to help make it happen!

Rates subject to change. Deposit of 50% due at booking with the remaining balance due 30 days before arrival. Refund for cancellations greater than 30 days; if cancellation is within 30 days of arrival no refunds.

Our rate includes cleaning and taxes!

Parking for four to six cars in driveway. Please note, the garage is not available for those renting the house.


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Property Type

  • 3 story
  • House
  • 3900 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional
  • Concierge
  • Private Chef


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

    Minimum age to rent is 25 years old....moreless

  • Children Welcome:

    The home features a play area, with toys, along with high chair, booster seat and (on request) crib or pack-and-play....moreless

  • Limited Accessibility:

    The master is handicap accessible as is the entire main level. Getting into the home is two low steps from inside the garage, or three small low steps from the outside walkway. From both there are grab-bars for stability of entry....moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Smoking Allowed:

    Smoking is allowed OUTSIDE only, with butt disposal in area provided. Any evidence of smoking inside the home will result in forfeiture of deposit. Any butts outside will result in forfeiture of some of all deposit (depending on clean up required)....moreless

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12, Beds for 9-12

  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen


  • Bedroom 3: 1 queen


  • Bedroom 1: 1 king

    pack-n-play crib available...moreless

  • Loft: 1 queen


  • Play Area: 2 twin/ single

    Twin-Twin Bunk Bed...moreless

  • Master with en-suite bath on main level, two bedrooms on lower level, plus sleeping loft upstairs and play area bunk bed downstairs. If needed, there is an additional queen airbed....moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

Other Amenities

  • Rental of eight nights or longer includes weekly housekeeping to tidy up, change linens and light cleaning throughout. We do not charge an additional cleaning fee for any length of stay, it's included in the rate. More frequent cleaning is available for an additional fee, please inquire. Check-in at 4:00 PM, check-out at 11:00 AM....moreless


  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys:

    Children's play area with toys and games....moreless

  • Video Library


  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions


  • Autumn Foliage
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Coin Laundry
  • Festivals
  • Forests
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Pond
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Synagogues
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Horseback Riding
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Town:

    About 7 miles to Memorial Stadium, right up the road (Route K turns into Providence)...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Swimming
  • Tennis


  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining:

    Additional seating around the large center kitchen island....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 10 people


  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace:

    One on main level and one in lower level family room; gas fireplace...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet:


  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking:

    Driveway parking for up to six cars....moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine


  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items:

    Salt, Pepper, assorted condiments...moreless

  • Refrigerator:

    Large side-by-side with water and ice on the door....moreless

  • Stove:


  • Toaster


  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional


Write a review 5
from 9 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
MU Graduation
May 15 - May 16, 2015
2 night min stay

flat fee
Show Me State Games
Jul 17 - Jul 18, 2015
2 night min stay

flat fee
Show Me State Games
Jul 24 - Jul 25, 2015
2 night min stay

flat fee
Sep 4 - Sep 5, 2015
2 night min stay

flat fee
MU vs. UConn
Sep 18 - Sep 19, 2015
2 night min stay

flat fee
Roots N Blues N BBQ
Sep 25 - Sep 26, 2015
2 night min stay

flat fee
MU vs. SC
Oct 2 - Oct 3, 2015
2 night min stay

flat fee
MU vs. FL
Oct 9 - Oct 10, 2015
2 night min stay

flat fee
MU vs. MS State
Nov 4 - Nov 6, 2015
3 night min stay

flat fee
MU vs. TN
Nov 20 - Nov 21, 2015
2 night min stay

flat fee
Mar 3 - Mar 6, 2016
4 night min stay

flat fee
MU Graduation
May 13 - May 14, 2016
2 night min stay

flat fee
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$350 $395
Fri, Sat
$1,925 $3,750

Rates are based on 8 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest

* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Refundable Damage Deposit $300
  • Taxes Included


Rates are subject to change until booking is confirmed and deposit received.

Check-in 4:00 PM or later

Check-out by 11:00 AM

Cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.

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Last updated: 04/25/2015
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15 Miles
Nearest Airport
Columbia Regional
7 Miles
Nearest Barpub
6 Miles
Nearest Golf
Country Club of Missouri
35 Miles
Nearest Train
Amtrak, Jefferson City
8 Miles
Nearest Motorway
7 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
9 Miles
Nearest Beach
Stephen's Lake

Car: Necessary

The home is minutes from the stadium, universities, hospitals and more.


Owner info

Year Purchased: 2009

About the owner: I've lived in Columbia since 2006 and absolutely love this town - the midwest charm of the people who live here, the cultural apects and its proximity to both St. Louis and Kansas City can't be beat!

Why the Owner Chose Columbia:
This house is perfectly located to enjoy Columbia, Eagle Bluffs and the surrounding area. It's a great property for groups traveling together, larger families and those seeking quiet country settings close to town, but not in town.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
The light, airy feel of the home is unbeatable - the cathedral ceilings in the living room, with the wall of windows overlooking the back pond and woods is relaxing; the home's size is large enough for large groups, yet not too large even for just a few staying due to its layout.

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  • Front of house with 3 car garage.

    Front of house with 3 car garage.

  • Entry to Kitchen

    Entry to Kitchen

  • Kitchen to Dining

    Kitchen to Dining

  • Dining to Kitchen

    Dining to Kitchen

  • Living Room with flatscreen TV

    Living Room with flatscreen TV

  • Wet Bar (half bath on right)

    Wet Bar (half bath on right)

  • Master bedroom, king bed

    Master bedroom, king bed

  • Master bath shower

    Master bath shower

  • Lower level family room

    Lower level family room

  • Guest room, Queen bed

    Guest room, Queen bed

  • Queen bedroom

    Queen bedroom

  • Toys, games and lots of space in the play area

    Toys, games and lots of space in the play area

  • Entry


  • Kitchen


  • Dining to Kitchen

    Dining to Kitchen

  • Living Room & Fireplace

    Living Room & Fireplace

  • View from Deck overlooking lake

    View from Deck overlooking lake

  • Half Bath

    Half Bath

  • Master bath

    Master bath

  • Two sinks and jetted tub in master bath

    Two sinks and jetted tub in master bath

  • Loft sleeping room

    Loft sleeping room

  • Full bath on lower level

    Full bath on lower level

  • Bunk beds in the playspace

    Bunk beds in the playspace

  • Bosch Washer & Dryer

    Bosch Washer & Dryer

$350 - $395 per night (USD)
Minimum stay: 2 nights
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Member since: 2013
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  • Calendar last updated 04/25/2015
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