Private Dock, Secluded Wooded Acreage, Pontoon Rental, Pets Welcome(51 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:2 nights
- Property type:Cabin
- Pets considered:Yes
- Wheel chair accessible:N/A
About the Property
Cabin, 3 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, Sleeps 8, Stay 7 nights and that 7th night is FREE!
The interior of this 3 bedroom, 2 bath cabin is surrounded by a warm tongue and grooved knotty pine throughout. The great room with 17' ceilings boasts a full kitchen, solid oak dining set, living area w/ large flat screen TV/DVD and lots of windows. A patio door also opens to the deck built around a large towering oak tree for natural shade and faces the lake equipped with patio furniture and a gas grill.
The master bedroom has a queen size bed, massive country French pine dresser and nightstand, and a flat screen TV. The bunk room is off of the master and has its own separate entrance to the bath. The bathroom has a large shower with oil bronze bath fixtures and a granite vanity sink top. The loft features a bedroom with a daybed and attached pull out trundle (both with quality mattresses which can accommodate 2 adults comfortably), private bath with tub, and a sitting area with a bistro table and chairs overlooking the great room and the Lake where a game of cards, chess, or taking in a good book can be had.
At dusk, sit on your balcony or your private boat dock on the water, and enjoy the serene sounds of Owls, Bobwhites, Whip-poor-wills and Coyotes echoing through the valley. The evening also brings a variety of bats bug-surfing overhead for a midnight snack, and the occasional flying squirrel can be caught raiding the bird feeders under the cover of darkness. Or, perhaps gaze into the radiant night sky, absent of all city lights while searching for your favorite star, chase satellites to the horizon, or wish upon a shooting star while swapping stories around a warm crackling campfire.
Also, Mosquitoes are few to NONE!!! Yes, this truly is the 'Best of both Worlds'!
If you are looking for an escape from your fast paced world, basking in the natural tranquility and beauty of the Ozark Mountains, 'THE LAKESIDE HERMITAGE' on Bull Shoals Lake in Arkansas has what you seek. This clear blue lake was formed by the damming of the White River in the mid 1950's, and has been attracting all who love the outdoors ever since. It offers 45,500 acres of lake and 1050 miles of mountain shoreline, straddling the borders of Arkansas and Missouri. Fishing tournaments are held year round because of the outstanding fishing in this area and harbors species such as Walleye, Crappie, Catfish, and numerous varieties of Bass. The amazing cliff structures beneath the waters surface are not only great for fish habitat, but is well known for the great scuba diving and spear fishing due to the clarity of the lake. Pleasure boating is quite safe and relatively light, even on weekends and holidays. The White River, below the dam, is 18 scenic miles away via windy mountain roads, and is world renowned for its trout fishing, where your limit of Cutthroat, Rainbow, and/or Browns can easily be caught. This area remains to still be deemed as 'The mid-south's best kept secret' thus far!
Keywords: Charming cabin on the lake, Secluded on 2 Acres, tastefully and fully furnished, huge private dock.
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Member since: 2009
- 1000 sq. ft.
- Children Welcome:
- Non Smoking Only:
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8
- Additioanl Queen sleeper sofa in great room
Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms
- Camp fire pit, Boat Dock, public gravel launch 1/3 mi. away. Public marina is a 10 min. boat ride away (40 mins. by car) called the Bull Shoals Lake Boat Dock (870) 445-4424. Their complete services include scuba diving excursions, fishing guides for river or lake, jet ski and various boat rentals, bait/tackle, fishing licenses, gas, boat repair facilities, convenient store commodities, etc. The Bull Shoals Lake/White River Chamber of Commerce has other area businesses and activities at www.bullshoals.org...moreless
- Away From It All
- Bird Watching
- Miniature Golf
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
- Lake View
- Water View
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Fly Fishing
- Freshwater Fishing
- Jet Skiing
- Mountain Biking
- Pier Fishing
- Rock Climbing
- Water Skiing
- Air Conditioning:
- Clothes Dryer:
- Hair Dryer
- Linens Provided:
- Living Room
- Parking Off Street:
- Coffee Maker
- Cooking Utensils:
- Dishes & Utensils
- Ice Maker
Deck / Patio:
There is a covered porch and a deck facing the lake with patio furniture and gas grill, picnic table, fire pit with camp chairs, and horseshoes on 2 private wooded acres that surround you with wildlife. Some include fox, raccoon, opossum, armadillo, turkey, bobcat, coyote, and an abundance of whitetail deer. For you Audubon fans, the locals share sightings of what feathery friends they see every year. The unusual sightings include Cardinals, Robins, Downy Woodpeckers, Phoebes, Chickadees, Finches, Oriels, Hawks, and other Raptors. Other sightings have included Summer Tanagers, Cedar Waxwings, Blue Grosbeaks, Rose-breasted Grosbeaks, Indigo Buntings, and the more rare Painted Bunting. Loons and Herons are often seen on, or at the waters edge, along with the majestic Bald Eagle. Some Baldies stay year round, but are more frequently seen in winter as the lake does not freeze. The average day time temperature in winter is 50 degrees! (A nudge for you more northern folks :)...moreless
- Outdoor Grill:
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My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Add'l persons over 2 $15 + tax
- Pet Fee $10 + tax
- Cleaning fee $75
- Refundable Damage Deposit $200
- Tax Rate 10.25%
Cabin rentals of 7 nights are eligible for 1 FREE night!
The party that reserves the cabin will be responsible for payment(s) unless other arrangements have been discussed.
10.25% AR Tax is mandated to be collected in the State/County/City.
Boat rental can be added to your cabin rental. Please ask for our boat rental info sheet if interested.
Children ages 4 or under stay FREE!
A $200 deposit is requird to reserve your dates. There is a 14 day cancellation policy. If you cancel 14 or more prior to your arrival date you are refunded your deposit less a $50 processing fee. If you cancel less than 14 days you be charged for the dates you reserved. Your cabin rental will charged in full up to 13 days prior to your check-in date unless other arrangements have been made.
Owner's cancellation policy:
50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.
100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
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WE HAVE A PRIVATE BOAT DOCK WITH A SWIMMING PLATFORM!! So, bring your boat/jet ski or rent one at the local marina. We also have a 7 person capacity fishing pontoon for rent! Tour Bull Shoals Lake Dam (the 5th largest in the US), view the mountains and the lakes for miles from the 'Top of the Ozarks Tower', go hiking thru many groomed/mapped trails in the Buffalo River National Forest or float the Buffalo River. Perhaps take a scenic drive down Hwy. 7, known as one of America's top 10 most scenic highways and hit a few of the several antique stores along the way, or just grill out on your own deck and take in the tranquility of wooded seclusion of The Lakeside Hermitage with the sounds of nature and the gentle waves hitting the shoreline just kickin' back and relaxing. The kids can stay busy with horseshoes, board games, DVD's, or fish from shore about 50 yards from your deck. Please note that shopping (Walmart Supercenter, restaurants, gas and other public activities are only 12-15 miles
Summer view from road
Fire pit, lake in background, 2 peaceful wooded acres, 'The Hermitage'
View from deck in spring
View from the no-thru street with only 2 homes after cabin. No traffic, tranquil
Hog crappies from the dock
Our dock after the rain with thunder still echoing in the mountains
Side entrance, stairs to loft, part of living room area
Main floor bath with 2 entrances, one from hallway, one from Bunkroom
Hallway back to queen bedroom, bunkroom and washer/dryer closet
Patio doors to shaded deck facing the lake with gas grill & patio set
The deck and covered porch that faces Bull Shoals Lake
Deck overlooking Little Sister arm of bull shoals lake
A deckside view of Lake thru the springtime blooms of Dogwood and Redbud trees
View from deck
Private dock with 200 sq. ft swim/fish platform 50 yard walk from cabin
Cabin and spring dogwoods from road, lake below cabin
Fully equipped Kitchen and Dining area with central heat and air.
The Master Bedroom
Main floor bath with plenty of fresh towels, washcloths, & first aid kit!
Living area with flat screen TV, DVD player and video collection
This listing was first published here in 2009.
Date last modified - Monday, March 27, 2017
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