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Last updated: 08/20/2014
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  • Minimum stay:1 night
  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Shoals cabin description

Get your fishing poles ready, hiking shoes on and bathing suits to swim, in the evening the fire pit is great for sharing stories and eating s'mores! We provide you with the firewood! The cabin is directly on the river’s edge and is surrounded with the serenity of natures hills. With the convenience of town located a mile away, and French Lick Casino 20 minutes away.

The cabin is located on 10 acres, with the river directly in front of cabin and a quite county road with HUGE rock bluff located behind the cabin. The nearest house is 1/2 mile away. You have your privacy!

All year – FRENCH LICK CASINO is 20 minutes
Summer – HOLIDAY WORLD AMUSEMENT PARK is 1 hour
Winter – PAOLI PEAKS SKI RESORT 30 minutes

Distance to popular Lakes:
West Boggs Lake: 15 minutes
Patoka Lake: 45 minutes
Dogwood Lake: 45 minutes
Monroe Lake: 60 minutes

This is the perfect place to bring your friends and family to experience many outdoor activities.

Cabin features

Bedroom accommodations: cabin sleeps a maximum of 8 people, two private bedrooms (one room with a queen bed, other room with two queen beds, living room has a comfortable full size pull out couch) with clean and fresh linens provided.

Bathroom accommodations: the full size bath features a large shower/tub, clean and fresh towels, hand-soap and toilet paper provided. Please bring beach towels as we do not permit bath towels to be taken from the cabin.

Living accommodations: features a cozy living room with cathedral ceiling and large electric fireplace, leather couch, oversized chair, tv, dvd player, central heat & a/c throughout, or leave the french doors open to let the fresh air come inside.

Dining accommodations: fully furnished kitchen provides full size refrigerator, stove/oven, microwave, dishwasher, toaster, coffee maker, hand and dish soap, hand towels, paper towels, trash can liners, fully stocked utensils, silverware, dishes, pots and pans. There is harvest table, seating for 8 people.

Porch accommodations: the upper porch looks over the river and has a small patio table and chairs, gas grill and french doors leading into the cabin. Below the cabin features patio furniture for 8 people, a picnic table for 8 people, 6 lawn chairs, and open fire pit with campfire ring and benches.

Note: cabin is non-handicap accessible. There are stairs that have to be climbed, due to the inaccuracy of the river level; the cabin is located 10? Off ground level.

Outside cabin features

*private dock at cabin for easy river access, boat launch at public access site 1 mile from cabin.
*outside gas grill.
*fire pit for bonfires or grilling.
*starter quantity of firewood to enjoy a fire, additional firewood available for purchase.
*picnic table seats 8 people comfortably.
*patio furniture for 8 people (table with 8 chairs).
*flowing creek on cabin property, located next to the cabin.

Property Type

  • 1 story
  • Cabin
  • 1000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Children Welcome
          • Non Smoking Only
          • Limited Accessibility:

            This is an elevated cabin, due to the water level that rises, so there are two sets of stairs that need to be climbed to reach the cabin....moreless

          • Pets Not Allowed
          • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

            25yrs and Older...moreless

          Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

          • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

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          • Bedroom 2: 2 queen

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          • Cabin sleeps a maximum of 8 people, two private bedrooms (one room with a queen bed, other room with two queen beds, living room has a comfortable full size pull out couch) with clean and fresh linens provided....moreless

          Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

          • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

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          • The full size bath features a large shower/tub, clean and fresh towels, hand-soap and toilet paper provided. Please bring beach towels as we do not permit bath towels to be taken from the cabin....moreless

          Other Amenities

              • Note: Cabin is non-handicap accessible. There are stairs that have to be climbed, due to the inaccuracy of the river level; the cabin is located 10' off ground level....moreless

              Entertainment

              • Television
              • Satellite / Cable
              • DVD Player
              • Stereo
              • Games
              • Books

              Theme

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

              Attractions

              • Autumn Foliage
              • Caves
              • Churches
              • Coin Laundry
              • Festivals
              • Forests
              • Library
              • Marina
              • Museums
              • Restaurants
              • Theme Parks
              • Water Parks
              • Cinemas

              Leisure Activities

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

              local services and businesses

              • ATM/Bank
              • Groceries
              • Laundromat
              • Massage Therapist
              • Medical Services

              Location Type

              • River:

                The cabin is located directly on the river’s edge and is surrounded with the serenity of natures hills. With the convenience of town located a mile away....moreless

              • Rural
              • Town
              • Waterfront
              • Downtown:

                Shoals downtown is located 1.5 miles from Cabin....moreless

              • Waterfront:

                The cabin is located directly on the river’s edge and is surrounded with the serenity of natures hills. With the convenience of town located a mile away. ...moreless

              sports and adventure activities

              • Fishing
              • Fly Fishing
              • Freshwater Fishing
              • Golf
              • Golf Privileges Optional
              • Hiking
              • Hunting
              • Hunting Small Game
              • Mountain Climbing
              • Pier Fishing
              • Swimming

              catering options

                  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

                  Dining

                  • Dining Area
                  • Dining:

                    There is harvest table, seating for 8 people....moreless

                  • Seating for 8 people

                  forms of payment

                      • Accept Credit Card

                      General

                      • Fireplace:

                        Electric...moreless

                      • Air Conditioning
                      • Heating
                      • Linens Provided
                      • Towels Provided
                      • Parking
                      • Living Room:

                        Features a cozy living room with cathedral ceiling and large electric fireplace, leather couch, oversized chair, TV, DVD player. ...moreless

                      • Hair Dryer
                      • Iron & Board

                      Kitchen

                      • Kitchen:

                        Fully Furnished Kitchen ...moreless

                      • Refrigerator
                      • Stove
                      • Oven
                      • Microwave
                      • Dishwasher:

                        There is soap, dish and hand towels....moreless

                      • Dishes & Utensils
                      • Pantry Items:

                        Coffee, creamer, sugar, snacks, many spices, salt, pepper, pam, foil, ziplocks and clinge wrap....moreless

                      • Coffee Maker
                      • Toaster
                      • Ice Maker

                      Outside

                      • Outdoor Grill
                      • Deck / Patio
                      • Balcony
                      • Lawn / Garden
                       

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                      1 night min stay
                      $140 $155
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                      Rates are based on 4 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest


                      Additional information about rental rates

                      Fees:

                      • Tax Rate 7%

                      Notes:

                      *ALL RATES ARE LISTED FOR UP TO 4 GUEST! ADDITIONAL GUESTS ARE $10.00 PER PERSON / PER NIGHT.

                      Your quoted invoice may change depending on the number of guest staying. Reservations require a deposit of 50% of the rental cost. Reservations are confirmed upon receipt of deposit. Once your deposit is received a confirmation invoice will be emailed to you.

                      Check-in: 3:00pm

                      Check-out: 11:00am


                      Cancellation policy:

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


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                      Last updated: 08/20/2014
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                      Location

                      • Holiday World & Splashin' Safari

                        "Amusement Park and Water Park all in one...Awesome Place and Extremely clean! This is a 1 h..."

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                      • Paoli Peaks

                        "This is so much fun for all the family! You can get lessons for beginners, ski, snowboard a..."

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                      • Monroe Lake

                        "Very clean lake for swimming, boating and fishing! "

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                      • French Lick Resort Casino

                        "Very historical city and hotel the casino is located at, the casino is very clean and lots o..."

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                      • Pete Dye Course

                        "AMAZING!!!"

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                      • Big Splash Adventure Resort

                        "Awesome indoor swimming park for those bad days!"

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                      • French Lick Winery & Vintage

                        "What can I say, Wine! YUM!"

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                      • Los Bravos Mexican Restaurant

                        "Mexican and Margarita's YUM"

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                      • Spring Mill State Park

                        "Gorgeous State Park with lots of trails and shelter houses. Many activities!"

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                      • Bo-Mac's Drive Inn

                        "Best food, home of the Rox Burger and BEST ice cream!!!"

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                      • Tranquil Inn & Spa

                        "SPA SPA SPA it's amazing!!!"

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                      • Faytastic Pizza

                        "Brick oven pizza's, sub, taco's and more! Excellent!"

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                      • Velma's Diner

                        "Velma's is where you have the BEST EVER beef manhattan!"

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                      1 Miles
                      Nearest Motorway
                      Hwy 50
                      23 Miles
                      Nearest Ski
                      Paoli Peeks
                      16 Miles
                      Nearest Golf
                      Pete Dye Course

                      *Main Street Laundry, open 24/7 with coin changer and soap dispenser available.

                      *Local restaurants, grocery, bank and post office are located in the town of Shoals.

                      *Tranquil Inn Spa is truly a rejuvenating experience. Indulge yourself and enhance the overall well-being of your mind and body.

                      *Overlook Park is a panoramic view that showcases all that we have to offer in scenic Martin County. A map and tourist information is available on-site.

                      *Jug Rock is a massive 60 foot high sandstone formation may be viewed by a walk along a 60 yard woodland path from the marked roadside turnout, west of Shoals on US 50.

                      *The Pinnacle Rock Bluff(directly across from the cabin) is a geological rock formation along a cliff overlooking the East Fork of the White River at Shoals. Views of the valley at the top of the Pinnacle are worth the uphill hike to this “tower of rock”.

                      *House Rock Bluff (1/4mile north of the cabin) is where Indians and the first settlers used the “rock houses” as meeting places, conventions centers of their day. It is formed by two several hundred-ton sandstone blocks slipping on the weak underlying foundation and lodging upon each other. This particular formation is the greatest of the cave shelters along the White River.

                      *Bluffs of Beaver Bend is a peninsula of land containing over a mile of river frontage along the White River with a varied terrain and unusual diversity.

                      *Spout Springs is a cold and clear water continues to flow from the ground at Spout Springs.

                      *Williams Dam & Covered Bridge formerly a site of a power plant, the Williams dam is still in place holding the White River back and raising the water level to provide drinking water for Bedford and Mitchell. The raised water level also provides boating and fishing for sportsmen. South of the dam, just down the road, is the wooden covered bridge. In 1981, the bridge was added to the National Register of Historic Places.

                      *Hindostan Falls is the first county seat of Martin County, is worth visiting to view the low, wide waterfall and to learn the social history of the former village of Hindostan Falls.

                      *Martin State Forest visitor may discover many hiking trails, nature studies, wild foraging, hunting, picnicking, shelter houses and playgrounds.

                      *Blue Spring Caverns take you below the surface to explore what lies below. Tour guides pilot custom tour boats along the course of a subterranean river for over a mile, pointing out the natural forces that are yet at work creating great chambers below the rolling hills.

                      *Spring Mill State Park is taking a step back in time to the early 1860’s, from the pioneer village with 20 historical structures, rock and cave exploring to visiting the Virgil I. “Gus” Grissom Memorial.

                      *Lakeview Golf Course & Amish Restuarant is located at West Boggs Lake; this 9-hole course has a beautiful view of the lake.

                      *French Lick Golf course has the rolling hills of southern Indiana that provide a beautiful yet challenging golf destination.

                      *French Lick Casino is a 51,000 square foot Vegas-style gaming facility all on one floor with soaring 27-foot ceilings. A newly expanded non-smoking gaming area offers the latest state-of-the-art slot machines and live-action blackjack, roulette and craps tables.

                      *French Lick Winery has award-winning wines that are produced on site. Visitors can observe our production facility via observation windows in our tasting room. They have received over 250 medals in state, national and international competitions.

                      *Lark Valley Zip Lines has 11zip lines that extend over one mile through the beautiful woods of Southern Indiana and over a scenic lake. We are located on Hwy 150 between Shoals and French Lick.

                      *Lark Ranch has many activities such as the corn maze, pumpkin patch, wagon ride, gem mining, dinosaur dig, bouncy house, pony rides, a weaving exhibition, and many other activities

                      *French Lick Indoor Karting the most popular option is the “arrive & drive” racing. Arrive & drive racing is an 8 minute heat race.

                      *Indiana Railway Museum located in French Lick, IN. You will ride aboard historic pieces of rail equipment on a 1-3/4hour, 20mile road rail ride. While on your journey the train will pass through portions of the Hoosier National Forest, the 2200-foot Burton Tunnel and past impressive limestone rock cuts. Special trips are scheduled through-out the year including the Haunted Train Ride and Polar Express Train Ride!

                      *Gasthof Amish Village on 92 acres include a hotel, a restaurant, antiques and craft shops, and access to a 25 acre lake. Our large buffet is famous for its authentic Amish recipes prepared by Amish women and served in a rustic building, constructed by Amish carpenters in traditional mortise-tenon joints and pegs style, using Indiana oak and poplar timber. Our bakery makes fresh homemade pies, bread, noodles, cookies and cakes every day.

                       

                      Owner info

                      Year Purchased: 2012

                      About the owner: We live and own our business in Shoals, Martin County, Indiana. My husband works a full time job along with owning and operating White River Marine. As if we don't have enough to do, we decided to open a cabin for people to come in and enjoy our county! :) We are on the river every chance we get and love love love the beautiful scenery here and would love to show people how nature can really relax a person! We have three children that love to be on the river or in the woods climbing on rock bluffs. Just makes for great family time! We would love for you to come and stay with us for your family time! Cody and Michelle Roush

                      Why the Owner Chose Shoals:
                      The cabin is located directly on the river’s edge and is surrounded with the serenity of natures hills. With the convenience of town located a mile away. This is the perfect place to bring your friends and family to experience many outdoor activities. There are two canoes that come along with the cabin rental.

                      The Unique Benefits at this Cabin:
                      We are located directly on the White River with a private dock. Fishing, boating, and sun bathing are at your door step! Martin County is made up of huge rock bluffs that are every where you turn, The Pennicle Rock Bluff is directly across from the cabin and the House Rock Bluff in walking distance. We are located 15 Minutes from French Lick Casino and 1 hour from Holiday World Amusement Park! Also centrally located between Patoka Lake, Monroe Lake and West Boggs Lake. 1hr 9min from Holiday World! Fun for all the Family!!!


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                      • Plenty of lighting for night time entertainment and grilling out!

                        Plenty of lighting for night time entertainment and grilling out!

                      • Spices, coffee, tea, paper towels, you name it...we probably have it for you!

                        Spices, coffee, tea, paper towels, you name it...we probably have it for you!

                      • Two Queen Size beds make enough room for everyone in the first bedroom.

                        Two Queen Size beds make enough room for everyone in the first bedroom.

                      • The second bedroom also features a queen size bed for reading lamp and armoire.

                        The second bedroom also features a queen size bed for reading lamp and armoire.

                      • Vanity closet full of clean towels, along with extra soaps, hair dryer and iron.

                        Vanity closet full of clean towels, along with extra soaps, hair dryer and iron.

                      • Two sets of stairs leading to the upper deck of the cabin.

                        Two sets of stairs leading to the upper deck of the cabin.

                      • Under the cabin features plenty of seating for everyone with a small kitchenette

                        Under the cabin features plenty of seating for everyone with a small kitchenette

                      • Upper dock and lower dock on the water for swimming, sunning and fishing.

                        Upper dock and lower dock on the water for swimming, sunning and fishing.

                      • More outdoor seating with a picnic table the seats 8.

                        More outdoor seating with a picnic table the seats 8.

                      • Water is deep enough for kids to have a good time swimming off the dock!

                        Water is deep enough for kids to have a good time swimming off the dock!

                      • Open the French doors or turn on the fireplace for a cozy family gathering.

                        Open the French doors or turn on the fireplace for a cozy family gathering.

                      • The harvest table seats 8 comfortable, with FULLY stocked kitchen!

                        The harvest table seats 8 comfortable, with FULLY stocked kitchen!

                      • Board games, card games and books keep everyone busy!

                        Board games, card games and books keep everyone busy!

                      • Lower Dock on the river is perfect for fishing and swimming!

                        Lower Dock on the river is perfect for fishing and swimming!

                      • The smell of cedar feels the room from the Armoire Closet.

                        The smell of cedar feels the room from the Armoire Closet.

                      • Kick your feet up in front of the landscaped garden and watch the river flow.

                        Kick your feet up in front of the landscaped garden and watch the river flow.

                      • Fall is a gorgeous time of year in Martin County!

                        Fall is a gorgeous time of year in Martin County!

                      • Kids and let their imaginations run with the green grass and swing set.

                        Kids and let their imaginations run with the green grass and swing set.

                      • Small kitchen area under the cabin for cooking outside with large grill and frig

                        Small kitchen area under the cabin for cooking outside with large grill and frig

                      • Plenty of green grass to play in for kids!

                        Plenty of green grass to play in for kids!

                      • Fly fishing just down from the cabin at the local boat ramp.

                        Fly fishing just down from the cabin at the local boat ramp.

                      • The cabin sits to the right of the Pennicle Rock Bluff on the rivers edge! The land surrounding the cabin is own by Nature Conservative.

                        The cabin sits to the right of the Pennicle Rock Bluff on the rivers edge! The land surrounding the cabin is own by Nature Conservative.

                      $140 - $155 per night (USD)
                      4

                      2 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
                      Sleeps 8

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