Allens' Cabin - Nestled Atop Beautiful Petit Jean Mountain(83 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:2 nights
- Property type:Cabin
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:No
About the Property
Cabin, 2 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 2 Baths, (Sleeps 7-8)
Our cabin is actually a 1400 square ft house with two levels. There are three covered porches; two of them overlook the valley to the north and one of those is screened in. All the rooms to the rear of the house open to their respective porches.
This is located in a quiet woodland setting near the middle of three acres on the bluff of the mountain.
Some nearby areas of interest are: Rockefeller Institute and River Rock Grill (PJ Mtn); Petit Jean State Park; Mount Nebo State Park (Dardanelle); Mt. Magazine State Park (Magazine); Water sports w/fishing and boating at Lake Dardanelle State Park (Russellville); Frisbee golf (two courses - Russellville); Weideker and other wineries (Altus); Hot Springs National Park (Hot Springs); Clinton Presidential Library (Little Rock); and of course the beautiful Buffalo National River.
No Smoking, No Pets rental.
We require reservations to be made at least two weeks prior to arrival and for at least two consecutive nights. See Rate Details below for more information.
Looking for special interests? We will be happy to provide additional information and pictures upon request.
Our goal is to provide you with an environment you will be pleased with at every moment of your stay.
Our hope is that you will always have rich and happy memories of your trip to our place where ever you are.
Keywords: retreat, getaway, cabin, vacation home, chateau
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Member since: 2011
- 1400 sq. ft.
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Minimum Age Limit For Renters:
- Children Welcome:
- Wheelchair Inaccessible
Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 7-8
- Both upstairs bedrooms open onto a covered porch with a spectacular view of the valley below! The queen beds have high quality comfortable mattresses. The bunk has very good very comfortable mattresses. The hide-away sofa is located in the downstairs entertainment room. This room opens onto a screened porch....moreless
Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms
- Our downstairs bathroom has a white pedestal sink with ivory and polished brass faucets, and a white full sized antique claw foot bathtub with polished brass shower piping and polished brass and ivory handled valves. The shower curtain rod encircles the bathtub with long white curtains. Very charming! Our upstairs bathroom is spacious, has a large mirror with studio lighting over the sink. The counter is made of white marble with an inlayed sink, chrome fixtures with ivory faucet handles. A full bath with shower is against the far wall with polished chrome fixtures. Toilet seats in both bathrooms are oak with polished brass hardware....moreless
- CD Player
- DVD Player:
- Satellite / Cable:
- Away From It All
- Tourist Attractions
- Recreation Center
- Bird Watching
- Horseback Riding
- Paddle Boating
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Freshwater Fishing
- Mountain Biking
- Water Skiing
- Air Conditioning:
- Clothes Dryer
- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided
- Living Room:
- Towels Provided
- Washing Machine:
- Wireless Internet:
- Wood Stove:
- Coffee Maker:
- Cooking Utensils:
- Dishes & Utensils:
- Ice Maker
- Pantry Items:
Two rear decks: The rear lower deck is screened, has rocking chairs, hanging porch swing seat, and extra chairs. The upper deck is accessible from both bedrooms, hanging porch swing, extra chairs, and hammock. Both offer amazing views....moreless
If interested in water sports at nearby lakes, please ask. Ray has a ski boat. We have been known to spend a day at the lake with guests.Paddle boat rentals are available at the State Park ...moreless
- Deck / Patio:
- Kayak / Canoe:
- Lawn / Garden:
- Outdoor Grill:
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My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
Rates are based on 4 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest
Additional information about rental rates
- Tax Rate 10.25%
No smoking. No pets. No exceptions.
Two night minimum.
$200 deposit to reserve the property. Children under 13 are included with price.
Reservations must be made and paid for at least two weeks prior to stay.
Unless other arrangements are made we accept personal checks, US Postal money orders only. Confirmed reservations are made on receipt of deposit.
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Day trip canoeing available on rivers to north and west, hang gliding from Mount Nebo, day trip cliff diving and swimming at Greer's Ferry Lake near Heber Springs to north, winery tours in Altus, Historic bath houses in Hot Springs, beautiful hiking trails on Petit Jean and surrounding areas. Excellent ATV trail systems on Mt. Magazine to west and Moccasin Gap to northwest. For those interested in geocaching, the opportunities abound.
Year Purchased: 2010
About the owner: We have been married over 32 years and love to explore. Kathy is an experienced RN and Ray is retired from Arkansas Nuclear One in Russellville, Arkansas. We are the proud parents of six children (two girls, four boys) and currently have two lovely granddaughters. We are outdoor enthusiasts who enjoy hiking, camping, water skiing, wild caving, and bicycling. We enjoy volunteering and helping people when the opportunities arise.
Why the Owner Chose Morrilton, AR, USA:
Property next to our cabin/house has been in our family for the past 50 years. This cabin was built around 1995 and recently became available to us. We purchased this cabin in lieu of building a separate structure.
The Unique Benefits at this Cabin:
I enjoy watching the slow designs the farm equipment makes as fields are cut on the farmlands far below us and listening to the far off calls of cattle lowing in the evening. Storm cells moving across the valley any time of day are captivating, and watching the occasional crop duster work the fields below is a real treat. I also enjoy sitting on the back porch and watching for river boats pushing barges up and down the river. These boats light up the river at night as they slowly push their loads along. I enjoy drifting off to sleep on the second story hammock on the back porch and feeling the breeze coming up the side of the mountain. There are only a few cabins/houses built on the bluffs of this entire mountain top and I always enjoy the fact that this is one of them. There's adventure here, and I like that too.
- Primary: + 479-747-5873
- Secondary: + 479-264-2332
- Tertiary: +1 4792642332
Spring is in the air! April 12, 2013
Looking west. The Arkansas River is visible through the trees.
Partial upstairs sleeping room. Queen, bunks and daybed. Door to 2nd story deck.
Partial area of upstairs sleeping room
Our antique Country Charm cast iron fully electric stove.
Western view of cabin and valley.
View of cabin (tin roof, top center) from the Arkansas River - just for fun!
One never knows when our guest greeter will appear
Upper porch swing. Both porches have swings
Waking up and finding you're snowed in can be almost magical.
Master bedroom, queen bed on oak frame. Door to 2nd story deck.
Partial view of second upstairs sleeping room. Daybed has 2nd hidden mattress.
Full kitchen from dining area.
As seen through first floor screened porch
Eastern view toward Morrilton. The Arkansas River is approximately 1-1/2 miles
Rear view of cabin from western side
Downstairs window opens to butterfly garden.
Cedar Falls after a good rainfall, Petit Jean State Park.
View from the upper porch
Hanging chair from behind the cabin on the basement level.
New gas stove offers safe and beautiful fires
This listing was first published here in 2011.
Date last modified - Friday, February 24, 2017
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