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Wise Old Owl Cabin French Lick Autumn Colors Book Now for October!!

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Last updated: 08/31/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

French Lick cabin description

$15.00 per person per night extra above 4 people (children count as an adult) Wise old owl cabin in Southern Indiana near Patoka Lake and French Lick offers acres of property affording visitors the chance to hunt, fish, boat, ski, golf, hike, explore caves, shop or just plain relax and enjoy the quiet. Perfect for 2 or a family of 20 people. This Cedar cabin has central air, very large front and back porches, BBQ grill, outdoor fire pit, plenty of parking! Buffalo rug, moose antlers, cedar smell--it has it all! However, this is NOT an alcohol party place.
Area attractions are plentiful, but the peace and quiet on the front porch is AMAZING! Sit and pick a tune on the guitar or sing to your heart's desire, this cabin located in a hollow will bounce it back to you! A strong VERIZON only CELL phone signal inside the cabin for those who just can't let go---dishwasher, w/d, no sweat! Once you've experienced this get-away, you'll want to come back again and again----a truly one of a kind wonderful cabin whose owners are lovingly sharing their experience with you

Family Reunions or Church Groups : This is a great place for reuniting loved ones or spiritually retreating for groups. Call us for recommendations from groups that have already stayed here. All wood cabin has great acoustics for musical retreats. We will work with your group!
Thanks again for your interest in The Wise Old Owl Cabin at Patoka Lake in Southern Indiana!

Fall colors, Polar Express Train, Snow Ski-tube: Just about anything you can think of that you would like to do with your kids or spouse is located in or around this cabin.
Polar Express Train is just 12 miles from cabin. Snow ski Paoli Peaks, Water ski Patoka Lake, go Caving at Marengo Cave, Indoor water park (Big Splash) at French Lick, Casino at French Lick, Indoor Karting is a 'Hoot' if you've never done that, located in West Baden. The Patoka Lake State Park has magnificent biking trails, an archery range, a very nice beach with volley ball--wonderful visitors center with activities weekly. Terrific restaurants of all types in the area. Just give us, the owners a call if we can assist you in planning your activities---we'll be glad to help!

Property Type

  • Cabin
  • 2600 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental


          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


          • Children Welcome
          • Pets Not Allowed
          • Non Smoking Only
          • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

            must be 23 yrs old to sign rental agreement...moreless

          Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 20, Beds for 18-20

          • Bedroom 1: 1 king, 1 sleep sofa /futon

            Loft Master...moreless

          • Bedroom 2: 1 king

            Main level Guest...moreless

          • Bedroom 3: 1 queen, 1 double, 5 twin/ single, 1 sleep sofa /futon

            Downstairs Dorm...moreless

          • Master loft has one King log bed and one full size sleeper pull out sofa, space for roll away's or air mattresses can accommodate 3 more upstairs. Main level bedroom currently has one king log bed, can accommodate one more air mattress, sleeping 3 or 4. Basement dormitory style quarters has one queen bed, one queen sleeper sofa, one set of bunk beds (2 twins), one standard or double bed, and 3 more twin beds. Basement sleeps 11 in beds. We can accommodate about 3 more people with air mattresses if necessary. (Max capacity for cabin is 20)...moreless

          Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

          • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

            Double size shower downstairs main level...moreless

          • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower

            Loft bath extra large...moreless

          • Bathroom 3: toilet, shower

            Basement bath for Dorm area...moreless

          • 3 bathrooms available. Loft bath is extra large with tub/shower combo--nice princess style soaking tub. Sink & toilet. Main level bath has a double size shower with sink and toilet Basement (Dorm) bath has small shower, sink, and toilet...moreless

          Other Amenities

              • Non Smoking and Non Pet (Firm)---please let us know if you plan on smoking outdoors. Front porch only has provisions for smokers outdoors. VERIZON CELL service is strong, all other providers are very spotty---you can walk uphill behind the cabin and receive other cell service, but NOT INSIDE the cabin itself, only VERIZON. NO INTERNET is avail at this time, We do have a landline phone for important calls in or out. DSL Internet is NOT avail in this area yet. There is a small octagon shaped bumper pool table in the basement as well as numerous board games and toys....moreless


              • Game Room:

                Bumper pool table, card game table...moreless

              • Television
              • VCR
              • Radio
              • CD Player
              • Books
              • Books For Kids
              • Games
              • Games For Kids
              • Toys
              • Video Library
              • DVD Player


              • Family
              • Away From It All
              • Tourist Attractions


              • Autumn Foliage
              • Caves
              • Churches
              • Marina
              • Theme Parks
              • Water Parks
              • Restaurants
              • Waterfalls
              • Winery Tours

              Leisure Activities

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

              local services and businesses

              • Massage Therapist
              • Medical Services

              Location Type

              • Lake
              • Resort

              sports and adventure activities

              • Swimming
              • Hunting
              • Hiking
              • Hunting Small Game
              • Jet Skiing
              • Pier Fishing
              • Skiing
              • Golf
              • Water Skiing
              • Sailing
              • Cycling
              • Fishing
              • Freshwater Fishing
              • Water Tubing
              • Golf Privileges Optional
              • Ski Lift Privileges
              • Ski Privileges Optional

              catering options

                  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


                  • Dining Area
                  • Seating for 8 people


                  • Towels Provided
                  • Iron & Board
                  • Mobile Phone
                  • Alarm Clock
                  • Ceiling Fans
                  • Water Cooler
                  • Filtered Water
                  • Firewood
                  • Hair Dryer
                  • Laundry Soap
                  • Local Activities Guide
                  • Local Maps
                  • Paper Towels
                  • Local Restaurant Guide
                  • Security System
                  • Shampoo
                  • Basic Soaps
                  • Toilet Paper
                  • Parking
                  • Washing Machine
                  • Clothes Dryer
                  • Fireplace
                  • Telephone
                  • Air Conditioning
                  • Heating
                  • Linens Provided


                  • Dishwasher
                  • Refrigerator
                  • Freezer
                  • Stove
                  • Oven
                  • Microwave
                  • Ice Maker
                  • Pantry Items
                  • Stove
                  • Garbage Disposal
                  • Grill
                  • Cooking Utensils
                  • Coffee Maker
                  • Toaster
                  • Dishes & Utensils
                  • Kitchen


                  • Yard
                  • Porch Furniture
                  • Outdoor Grill
                  • Outdoor Grill Gas
                  • Screen Porch / Veranda
                  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda

                  Pool / Spa

                      • Hot Tub:

                        small 2 or 3 persons on back porch...moreless



                      Write a review 5
                      from 42 traveler reviews
                      Rental basis: Per property
                      Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                      current rate
                      Jul 19 - Oct 31, 2014
                      2 night min stay

                      Rates are based on 4 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest

                      My Standard Rate
                      2 night min stay

                      Rates are based on 4 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest

                      Additional information about rental rates


                      • Refundable Damage Deposit $200
                      • Cleaning $125
                      • Tax Rate 7%


                      Year Round RATE

                      Non Holidays----$250 per night ---$1500 a week (4 people)

                      $15.00 per pers per night xtra above 4 people (children count as adult)

                      Two day minimum stay required for non- Holiday

                      Holidays 3 night minimum ( Chritsmas & Thanksgiving & 4th of July)

                      Cleaning fee $125 applies

                      No Smoking (inside) and No Pets (FIRM)

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                      Last updated: 08/31/2014
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                      • French Lick Resort Casino

                        "Wonderful historic 4 star hotel with entertainment and restaurants. Only 13 miles from our ..."

                      • Pete Dye Course

                        "Other guests have stayed at our cabin and played golf here. They said it was awesome---we d..."

                      • Paoli Peaks

                        "Paoli Peaks Ski Resort--approx. 30 min drive from our cabin. Excellent ski trails for begin..."

                      • Big Splash Adventure Resort

                        "Just 12 miles from our cabin, this indoor water park is a BIG attraction for kids and their ..."

                      • Blue River Cafe Incorporated

                        "Our favorite live music and eating place! Located in Milltown about 35 min drive from the c..."

                      • West Baden Springs Hotel

                        "One of a kind historic hotel! Dome is incredible and truly unique. Wonderful spa, restaura..."

                      • Schwartz Family Restaurant

                        "Only 3-4 miles from our cabin, great home-style cooking, Amish style. Personally friends wi..."

                      13 Miles
                      Nearest Train
                      French Lick Polar Express
                      10 Miles
                      Nearest Motorway
                      Interstate 64 Exit 79
                      5 Miles
                      Nearest Beach
                      Patoka Lake- State Park
                      25 Miles
                      Nearest Ski
                      Paoli Peaks Ski Resort
                      15 Miles
                      Nearest Golf
                      French Lick Golf and Old English Golf
                      3 Miles
                      Nearest Restaurant
                      Wycliff Plaza

                      Car: Necessary

                      Patoka Lake Fishing & Boating, French Lick Casino Resort, Paoli Peaks Ski Resort, Hoosier National Forest, Blue River, Marengo Cave

                      Other Activities: indoor Karting, indoor waterpark, casino, cave exploring, boating, fishing Patoka Lake, hunting, river canoe, Holiday World Amusement Park, Big Splash

                      Golf: Brand New golf course located high above French Lick! Awesome! Pete Dye Course 13 miles from cabin

                      Ski: Ski Paoli Peaks, IN and stay at The Wise Old Owl Cabin at Patoka Lake! We've got cozy accommodations for two, or bring all your friends (up to 20) and stay! Just about 25 minutes drive to the slopes---plenty of eating places on the way there and back.


                      Owner info

                      Year Purchased: 2007

                      About the owner: Owners purchased this cabin as their retirement home. Still a few years away from retirement, we decided to rent it and share the peaceful surroundings with nice guests.

                      Why the Owner Chose French Lick:
                      17 acres of peacefulness, lots of birds and wildlife. Stress relief from hectic everyday life---our cabin allows you to relax and enjoy each other and nature. French Lick, West Baden, Patoka Lake, Paoli Peaks, Marengo Cave, Blue River, are all within short driving distance from our cabin.

                      The Unique Benefits at this Cabin:
                      Large enough for families or groups up to 20--everyone has a bed! Yet small enough for just 2 to 4 people and still seem nice and cozy. Just ask our honeymoon couples! Nature all around, firepit in the evenings--hot tub--peaceful slumber! Only 3 miles from the entrance to Patoka Lake Park.

                      Contact us

                      Speaks: english



                      • The Wise Old Owl Cabin in Winter

                        The Wise Old Owl Cabin in Winter

                      • Cabin Early Summer

                        Cabin Early Summer

                      • Dining Harvest table seats 8

                        Dining Harvest table seats 8

                      • Family room sofa & stairs to loft

                        Family room sofa & stairs to loft

                      • Loft Double/Standard sleeper sofa

                        Loft Double/Standard sleeper sofa

                      • Loft dresser

                        Loft dresser

                      • Double or Full Bed basement

                        Double or Full Bed basement

                      • Twin bed basement

                        Twin bed basement

                      • Twin beds & bunk beds basement

                        Twin beds & bunk beds basement

                      • Hot tub (small) on back porch

                        Hot tub (small) on back porch

                      • Back Porch Swing

                        Back Porch Swing

                      • Bumper Pool Table & Card table in basement

                        Bumper Pool Table & Card table in basement

                      • Cabin Spring Front/Side View

                        Cabin Spring Front/Side View

                      • Kitchen fully equipped

                        Kitchen fully equipped

                      • Family room with gas fireplace

                        Family room with gas fireplace

                      • Guest King cedar bed main level

                        Guest King cedar bed main level

                      • Loft area King bed

                        Loft area King bed

                      • Loft Princess Slipper style soaking tub

                        Loft Princess Slipper style soaking tub

                      • Queen Bed & Queen pull-out sofa basement

                        Queen Bed & Queen pull-out sofa basement

                      • Twin 'Snorer's' bed basement

                        Twin 'Snorer's' bed basement

                      • Bunk Beds (twin) basement

                        Bunk Beds (twin) basement

                      • Firepit with chairs, benches & grill

                        Firepit with chairs, benches & grill

                      • Holland BBQ /Back Porch

                        Holland BBQ /Back Porch

                      • Waterfall on property--winter only

                        Waterfall on property--winter only

                      $250 - $275 per night (USD)

                      3 Bedroom / 3 Bathroom
                      Sleeps 20

                      View calendar: Updated 08/31/14
                      Minimum stay: 2 nights
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