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Lake Cabin-Pet Friendly-Dock-Boat-Slip-RV Plug-campfire-Huge Wooded Lot-Sunsets!

Bedrooms 1
Half Baths1
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights


About the property

Lake front cabin, private dock,1 Bedrm, Loft, 1.5 Bath,Sleeps 6, great sunset!

You will love Buck Creek Cabin, located on beautiful Lake Eufaula in Fort Gaines, GA- WATERFRONT & private with awesome dock! We will adjust our rate to fit your needs - 3 or 4 night stay discounts - just send an inquiry to me! This great cabin is just 2 hours from Tallahassee and 3 from Atlanta! It is nestled in the woods with amazing sunset views!. Lake Eufuala is known for it's great fishing! Swim and fish from it's private covered dock and boat slip. Experience the awesome sunsets while fishing from the dock and later the refreshing lake breeze while grilling out your catch of the day. Whether you are seeking a peaceful retreat, a romantic getaway, or simply want to experience nature at it's best, you will find what you are looking for at Buck Creek Cabin. Lake is excellent for boating, jet skiing, fishing, swimming and has many lodges, parks, marinas and stores along it's shores - boat to the state park and enjoy golfing, hiking, festivals, dining and more! This is a loft style cabin with a queen size bed in main room and two queen mattresses in the loft area. Loft area has it's own TV and DVD player. There is one full bathroom and a new outdoor hot water shower!! There is a kitchen with all kitchen ware - Refrigerator/freezer, microwave, burner, crockpot, frypan, NO oven. Gas & Charcoal grills on porch. Enjoy the sound of the wind in the pines - hear birds of all kinds - feel the warm sun during the day - and have a cozy fire at night and enjoy the stars that shine so bright!

All linens, Blankets and pillows are provided.

Buck Creek Cabin offers the adventure of a remote getaway with the convenience of a short scenic drive from home. Come experience Buck Creek Cabin - it will become your favorite getaway!

Fall is a great time at Buck Creek Cabin, leaves are falling and fish are biting and campfires are cozy!! Buck Creek is a great place for hunters too! Close to all Clay county hunt areas!! Special monthly rates for hunters! See photos on this site as well as

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Barbie Hartsfield
Member since: 2010
Premier Partner

This VRBO partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
March 21, 2018

About Barbie Hartsfield

Barbie (owner) designed the cabin after finding the lot during a week-end trip to the area and her and her family - built the cabin - - The mounted deer head on the wall is her son's first - - and he was a young teenager at the time and helped build the cabin - as well as his father and both of his grandfathers, one came down all the way from Wisconsin to help! Barbie now lives in the Chicago area. She lived in Tallahassee Florida where she raised her children - - and traveled to Lake Eufuala and fell in love with the area! - - just 2 hours from Tallahassee and 3 from Atlanta.

Barbie Hartsfield purchased this cabin in 2007

Why Barbie Hartsfield chose Fort Gaines

Owner Barbie, discovered Lake Eufaula (also called George F. Walter lake) on a week-end trip to celebrate a birthday and fell in love with the clear water and sandy beaches and tall Georgia pine trees and the surrounding Alabama Hills - the lake is Ideal for swimming, boating and fishing and has many fishing tournaments and events held at the George T. Bagby State Park which is where she stayed for their week-end and later purchased the Buck Creek Cabin lake lot just 3 miles north of that State Park. Only 2 hours from Tallahassee and 3 from Atlanta!

What makes this cabin unique

She loves to fish from the dock while watching the sunset! The dock is covered and many times she and her friends enjoyed a summer rain shower right on the dock! We float on rafts right off the dock and enjoy music from the ipod player that is provided. This covered dock has a covered boat slip and large enough for the whole family to enjoy fishing - Night fishing is alot of fun too! My nephew loves the dock so much he even slept several nights on it! It is a rejuvenating - relaxing - escape "off grid" from busy stressful living - hear the wind in the pines - the birds of all kinds - warm sun in the day and cozy fire at night that keeps brisk air away!

Guestbook comments from the owner

Great time as usual! Enjoyed fishing from the dock - caught over 30 fish! Enjoyed beautiful sunsets from the dock - - and we will return again next year! We love Buck Creek Cabin!
May 2010
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Fort Gaines Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 1:00 PM / Check-out: Noon
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Lakefront ...
  • Waterfront ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Covered Parking
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
  • Wood Stove ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • 1.5 Full bath inside and a private outdoor shower with hot water!
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 8
  • Queen size Bed on main floor and 2 queen mattresses on loft
  • Books ...
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • wheelchair accessible ...
  • churches
  • festivals
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
Private Covered Dock with Boat slip, (LINK TO BOAT RAMP NEARBY: )large lot with an RV cord, outdoor hot water shower, plenty of space for tents and additional parking, wooded area, boat landings nearby, hiking, golf, tennis, lodge with events and festivals nearby, many state parks and points of interest nearby, sunset views from dock, fishing from private dock, covered porch with rocking chairs, picnic table and firepit and covered area with gas and charcoal grills. Pet friendly! Antiquing in nearby Eufaula Alabama!


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(59 traveler reviews)

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Lake Cabin-Pet Friendly-Dock-Boat-Slip-RV Plug-campfire-Huge Wooded Lot-Sunsets!
average rating of 4.1864405 based on 60 reviews


  • 5 of 5

Beautiful sunrise and sunset. Close to many stores. Great Fishing

  • Submitted: Mar 6, 2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
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It's our favorite place to be!!

  • 5 of 5

This is our 2nd, and surely not last, trip to Buck Creek. We absolutely love spending our quick vacations here! It's always a beautiful view, it's always comfortable, and it's always hard to leave! Should you need it, contact with Mrs. Hartsfield is easy and pleasant. She's a very gracious host. We're already checking the calendar for our next stay!

  • Submitted: Feb 25, 2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
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Great place

  • 4 of 5

The cabin was perfect for me and my hunting buddies to spend the last week of hunting season.

  • Submitted: Jan 28, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
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Relaxing weekend getaway

  • 4 of 5

My wife and has a nice weekend getaway on the lake. Really enjoyed the fire pit on the backporch overlooking the lake. Don't plan on cooking much since there is no stove. Also, while it says it sleeps four, two is best. Look forward to staying there again.

  • Submitted: Nov 22, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great cabin and beautiful lake!

  • 4 of 5

The cabin was very cute and had everything we needed. The view of the lake was great from the porch, we really enjoyed the fire pit since it was chilly at night! We caught a few fish from the dock and our dog really enjoyed running around in the yard! I would definitely recommend this cabin, it was very quaint and relaxing! My only complaint would be that the floor was dirty and appeared to not have been swept in a while but everything else was clean and well kept!

  • Submitted: Nov 2, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
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Beautiful, relaxing weekend!

  • 5 of 5

This cabin was the perfect relaxing getaway the family needed to detach from their always in hand electronics! We fished, read, made Smores, and watched movies. The cabin was cozy and clean and the kids loved the loft sleeping area. We would definitely visit again!

  • Submitted: Oct 1, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
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Nearest Airport
270 Miles
Nearest Golf
3 Miles
George T. Bagby State Park Links
Nearest Motorway
4 Miles
Hwy 39
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
The Cafe and the Lodge Restaurant at State Park

This cabin is perfect for outdoor fun! Fishing from the dock - anytime of the year and is in the perfect location for hunters who hunt in the Clay county area which is known for it's many hunt camps and hunting acreage. Near state park that has many fishing tournaments and interesting festivals, marina, playground, lodge, restaurant, gift shop, golf course, hiking trails and much more! Nearby Eufaula has antiquing and shopping. There are many marinas and interesting places along the shores of the lake. AND be sure to boat out to Goose Island - big sandy island where boaters hang out and get to know each other while fishing, swimming, tubing, floating, sun bathing!


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $49
Pet Fee $39
Damage Deposit $200

60 day cancellation policy. 2 night min stay off season - 3 high season- 20% Discounted rate for 7 night stay and 35% for monthly stay. Last minute booking specials too! Specials for 3 and 4 night stay - just send me an inquiry! We now provide sheets and towels! Cleaning fee is $49. Book and pay online - echeck, visa, credit card accepted. Bring your pets, tents, RV, boat & fishing gear - large private dock! Also, plenty of hunting acreage in the nearby area. There is an RV power source - extra long power cords available on site. Please see attachment sent with quote for driving directions - most GPS systems do not locate it correctly. Please call or text me if there are any problems 850-510-5437. Thank you and have a great time at Buck Creek Cabin!! Barbie (more pics at

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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