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Country Cabin...You Will Love it!

Collinsville, AL, USA
  • Cabin1200 sqft
  • Bedrooms2
  • Sleeps6
  • Bathrooms2
  • Half Baths0
  • Minimum Stay2 nights

Cabin, 2 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 2 Baths, (Sleeps 4-6)

This cabin will remind you of a simple way of life from times past! 'It is comfortable and peaceful here', said a recent renter. The front porch across the full length of the house makes a great place to sip coffee, relax, and listen to nature. It's unique location allows for retreat from the hustle and bustle of city life! You will love the small but well stocked pond that is within 30 feet of the front porch and a second pond only 100 yards away! A 4lb bass was recently caught!

The path behind the cabin leads to a small creek where deer and turkey are often seen; this is also a great place for a nice picnic or even horse back riding! For those who enjoy fosil finding and arrow head collecting you will enjoy exploring around the creek banks.

Rent our Cozy Cabin and you will truly be refreshed and blessed!

Area Attractions:

Just 5 minutes from Lookout Mt. Parkway location of the worlds LARGEST YARD SALE usually the end of July into the FIRST WEEK OF AUGUST!

*Collinsville Fela Market (one of the largest in the south) is just three miles down the mountain at hwy 68.

*Fort Payne: Alabama Fan Club is 15 miles north oh hwy 11.

*Gadsden: Nocalulla Falls is 20 miles south on I-59.

*Lookout Mountain Little River Canyon, the deepest gorge east of the Mississippi is only 25 miles away.

*Leesburg: Weiss Lake offers boating, fishing, and other water sports and is only 12 miles away.

*Desota State Park is within a 45 minute drive.

Keywords: Cabin

Property Manager

Property Manager

Member Since 2006
Response rate:
80%
Response time:
within one day
Speaks:
english
Calendar last updated:
Apr 18, 2018
About Property Manager

My parents built this little cabin on the land my Dad grew up on! My Dad grew up dirt poor, but managed to put my sister and I through college without borrowing a dime! The cabin is built much the same way, no loans, no extras, just the basics with lots of hard work and dedication! The planks on the outside are from two large pine trees we cut off the land, and the pond is feed by a well that has not gone dry in over 70 years! This is just our little bit of heaven we hope others enjoy!

Property Manager purchased this Cabin in 2007

Why Property Manager chose DeKalb County

This property has been in our family for more than 90 years!

What makes this Cabin unique

This property is centrally located if you want to enjoy areas from Chattanoga Tennessee to Talladega Alabama! One of the best things for summer and fall is Little River Canyon! It's the largest gorge east of the Mississippi. You do not want to miss Untamed Mountain, Tigers for tomorrow. Check them out at www.tigersfortomsorrow.org. If you enjoy wineries visit the small be wonderful Wills Creek Vinyard just 11 miles from our cabin. Visit www.AlabamaWineTrails.com for additional information! Also for the rock climbing enthusiast be sure to visit Cherokee Rock Village! On a clear day you can see into Rome, GA from the top.

Amenities

    • Internet
    • Air Conditioning
    • Heater
    • Fireplace
    • Satellite or Cable
    • Kids Welcome
    • Washer & Dryer
    • Parking
    • TV
    • No Smoking

      Bedrooms

      • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
      • Bedroom 1
        1 double, There is plenty of space for a baby crib
      • Bedroom 2
        1 queen, Room is large enought for a crib and/or air mattress
      • Convertible bed(s)
        1 sleep sofa /futon, This is in the livingroom area
      • Double Beds (2), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Sofa pulls out for a double bed.

      Bathrooms

      • 2 Bathrooms
      • Bathroom 1
        toilet, shower
      • Bathroom 2
        toilet, combination tub/shower

        Location Type

          • Rural
            Burger King and Jacks are about 6 miles and there is a small Mexican restaurant in Collinsville. There is a Piggly Wiggly at foot of the mountain.
          • Waterfront
            There is a small man made pond just 30 feet beside the cabin. Fish, turtles, and other aquatic life to be seen and caught. This pond has never gone dry...even during the draught!

            Theme

              • Adventure
              • Away From It All
              • Budget
              • Family
              • Tourist Attractions

                Meals

                  • Guests provide their own meals

                    General

                      • Iron & Board
                      • Air Conditioning
                        Central Air and Heat along with a gas burning heater that looks just like the one's from the old days!
                      • Gas Fireplace
                        Small reproduction of wood burning fire place/stove.
                      • Heating
                      • Internet
                        Can be provided for longterm renters
                      • Clothes Dryer
                      • Linens Provided
                      • Parking Off Street
                        Drive way is gravel and circles the front of the cabin.
                      • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
                        Plenty of room for your boat and trailer.
                      • Towels Provided
                      • Washing Machine
                        In the unit.

                        Kitchen

                          • Kitchen
                            Coffee pot and microwave are also provided.
                          • Coffee Maker
                          • Dishes & Utensils
                          • Dishwasher
                          • Ice Maker
                          • Cooking Utensils
                          • Microwave
                          • Oven
                          • Refrigerator
                          • Stove
                          • Toaster

                            Dining

                              • Dining Area
                              • comfy seating for 4 people

                                Entertainment

                                  • CD Player
                                  • DVD Player
                                  • Satellite / Cable
                                    Over 60 channels to flip through!
                                  • Stereo
                                  • Television
                                  • VCR
                                  • Video Game Console
                                    It's an old set but still lots of fun for children.
                                  • Video Games
                                    Wii games and console

                                    Outside

                                      • Bicycles
                                        Bicycles are not provided but the area is great for mountain bikes.
                                      • Deck / Patio
                                        The deck is a small back porch large enough for grilling. The front porch is across the entire length of the cabin!
                                      • Lawn / Garden
                                        The lawn is large enough for horseshoes and a volleyball net.
                                      • Outdoor Grill
                                        Charcoal grill.

                                        Attractions

                                          • winery tours
                                          • zoo

                                            Leisure Activities

                                              • antiquing
                                              • boating
                                              • horseshoes
                                              • shopping
                                              • sight seeing
                                              • wildlife viewing

                                                Sports & Adventure Activities

                                                  • cycling
                                                  • fishing
                                                  • hiking
                                                  • mountain biking
                                                  • mountain climbing
                                                  • rock climbing
                                                  • sailing
                                                  • water skiing

                                                    House Rules

                                                    Check-in: 4:00 PM

                                                    Check-out: 11:00 AM

                                                    Cancellation Policy

                                                    100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date. 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date. You must contact the owner directly to request cancellation.

                                                    13 Reviews

                                                    Wonderful4.9/5

                                                    Latest reviews

                                                    Country quite

                                                    Rodney L.

                                                    This cabin was a nice little get away. I will be stay here again.

                                                    Very peaceful

                                                    Bob G.

                                                    A little difficult to locate, but after you find it, well worth it. Quiet, everyone that went by, waved, smiled, couldn't have asked for a better place. It had all the appliances, including washer, dryer, BBQ. The only thing I regret is meeting Earl and his wife, we just missed connections. I recommend this place to anyone and everyone.

                                                    Owner's Response:

                                                    Hi Bob, thanks for such a nice review. I actually laughed out loud as your one sentence said, "the only thing I regret is meeting Earl....we just missed connections". I think you meant you regret not getting to meet Earl. Like I said, I laughed!

                                                    It can be tough to find especially at night. Maybe we can put up a couple of signs for assistance on that.

                                                    So glad you all enjoyed being at our little slice of heaven!

                                                    Safe travels!

                                                    Teresa

                                                    A Restful Retreat

                                                    This was our first time to rent a cabin in 45 years of marriage! We were very pleased with our choice. We explored nearby Little River Canyon and Fort Payne. We hope to return again with our grandchildren during a warmer season. We will highly recommend this property to others.

                                                    Owner's Response:

                                                    We liok forward to you all returning! Thank you!

                                                    Great cabin at a great price

                                                    Greg H.Atlanta, GA

                                                    The cabin is remote but easy to get to. A car might go by every hour or so. The pond out front only has a handful of bass (we did catch one), but there is a larger pond across the street with some catfish, owned by the same owner, so be sure to ask about that. There is no internet, but Verizon does get a signal (although the data speed is a little slow, varying from 4G at times down to 1x). The kitchen has everything you need.

                                                    Now for the truly great part. The owner is amazing. I accidentally left my laptop there, and instead of making the 6 hour round trip haul to get it, the owner offered to FedEx it to me the next business day. It arrived overnight just fine. The owner put up the payment, with me giving a COD check to FedEx on arrival. He's truly a very nice man.

                                                    Owner's Response:

                                                    We are so very glad you enjoyed your stay at Country Cabin! We hope to get the ponds restocked soon and maybe next time you all will catch enough fish to have a lovely fish fry!

                                                    The owner happens to be my Dad so of course I think you are ever so correct in that he is "truly a nice man"! ; ) We do work very hard to make everyone's stay enjoyable and we believe in the greatest commandment, Love one another!

                                                    lovely cabin

                                                    Drew H.

                                                    It was a cozy and quiet little cabin. My wife and I really enjoyed our weekend get away. Highly recommended.

                                                    Owner's Response:

                                                    Thank you!

                                                    Perfect!

                                                    Rhonda P.

                                                    Wonderful place, exactly what we wanted! Thank you!

                                                    Owner's Response:

                                                    Thank you. We are glad you enjoyed staying at Country Cabin! We hope you will visit again!

                                                    Location

                                                    Collinsville, AL, USA

                                                    May events: 2nd-3rd Poke Salat Festival in Arab, Bilingual Spanish-English Hike at DeSoto State Park, Wildflower Saturday in Fort Payne, 10th Murdock's Hidden trails Hike at Little River Canyon, 15-18th Antique Alley Yard Sale, 16th-18th Mentone Rhodendron Festival,31st Jazz Festival in Attalla and Paddling Tour of Terrapin Creek in Center June events:6th&28th Rock Climbing/Rappelling Adventure, 7th Fossils and Geology of Little River Canyon, 21st Arab Fishing Derby for boys and girls,23rd-25th Forty Payne Kids Outdoor Adventure Camp,July: 4th Sand Mountain Potato Festival in Henagar and Mentone 4th of July BBQ at the Smoke House, 6th Gadsden Art Assoc. Juried Show,18th-19th Family weekend at DeSoto Park,31st - Aug.3rd World's Longest Yard Sale (cabin is 3 miles from one of the main set ups)!

                                                    Rates & Availability

                                                    Taxes and fees are additional

                                                    Additional information about rental rates

                                                    Cleaning Fee
                                                    $35
                                                    Pet Fee
                                                    $50
                                                    Additional Guest Fee
                                                    $10
                                                    $80avg/night
                                                    13 Reviews
                                                    Wonderful 4.9/5
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