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Top Choice: "Smith Lake Retreat"

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Last updated: 10/26/2016
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Sleeps:10
  • Bedrooms:4
  • Bathrooms:3
  • Property type:House
  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

About the Property

House, 4 Bedrooms, 3 Baths, (Sleeps 10)

Welcome to Smith Lake Retreat in beautiful Cullman County. This spacious, non-smoking home, available for rent, will help you get away from city life and enjoy the easy-going pace of the Northern Alabama countryside. You and your family will long remember this Smith Lake rental. Whether you choose to stay in Spring, Summer, Winter or Fall, you will feel at home while only an hour away from Birmingham and Huntsville.

This retreat hide-away overlooking Smith Lake includes a rear porch that leads to a multi-level dock made just for sunbathing. Tie down your motor boat or pontoon after a day of swimming, water-skiing or fishing for largemouth bass, spotted bass, striped bass, bream, and crappie, and enjoy the beautiful sunset over the lake.

This beautiful cedar-finished home has four bedrooms and three baths on two floors spread over 2400 square feet. The home was built in 1994, has 145 feet of water frontage, with deep, year-round water access from Smith Lake (Pigeon Roost Creek).


From both the upper-level living room, as well as the master bedrooms, and from the lower-level den, you can access decks leading to the two-story dock.

Lewis Smith Lake on the Sipsey fork of the Warrior River has over 500 miles of shoreline and 21,000 acres of clear water for sport fishing, skiing, and boating. Smith Lake draws campers, fishermen and recreational boaters from all over the Southeast. It is located midway between Birmingham and Huntsville, and is nestled among the pastures and rolling hills of northern Alabama. Smith Lake serves as a perfect get away for individuals in both metro areas. This website's Top Choice of Smith Lake rentals.

The owner has made this exceptional home available to you for weekend or week long vacations. Take all the time you need to soothe your soul and relax your spirit. Please contact David either by phone or e-mail to discuss rentals of this beautiful home.

Keywords: Smith Lake Rental
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(205) 902-6185

Owner

Member since: 2004

Speaks: english
Response time: Within a few days
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 10/26/2016

Property Type

  • House
  • 2400 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    25 years old...moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Accessible

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 10

  • Bedroom 1

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  • Bedroom 2

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  • Bedroom 3

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  • Bedroom 4

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  • King size beds (1) The two rooms with King Size beds each have access to the balcony., Twin or Single Beds (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) In downstairs den for the sleepless., Bunk Beds (1)...moreless

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

Entertainment

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Foosball
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Video Library:

    Over 100 movies for varying ages and interests...moreless

Attractions

  • Restaurants

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Boating
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Lakefront:

    Beautiful Views with a balcony from two bedrooms....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Swimming
  • Water Skiing

Dining

  • Dining Area

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Linens Provided
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Fireplace

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen

Outside

  • Balcony:

    Balcony off of both bedrooms upstairs overlooking lake....moreless

  • Deck / Patio
 

Reviews

Write a review 4.9
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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$185

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Cleaning $100
  • Tax Rate 10%

Notes:

Please call with any questions: David @ 205.902.6185


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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Owner info

Year Purchased: 1997

About the owner: Hi, I'm David Philpot and am the owner of Smith Lake Retreat. I've always enjoyed travelling whether across town or over the ocean to unfamiliar countries. Still, I've always relished returning to a familiar spot away from home that was also home to me. At the lake I'm amazed at the clarity and relaxed frame of mind I can achieve, yet also be energized at the same time. I hope you can "Come to Your Best Senses" at Smith Lake Retreat, as many others have before you.

Why the Owner Chose Crane Hill, AL, USA:
My home is in Birmingham but grew up on the Gulf Coast and have always enjoyed the water, whether fresh or salt. Since Smith Lake is more convenient and one of the cleanest lakes in the U.S. I opted for a lakehome rather than the beach. I realized I couldn't use the house as much as I'd like so I decided to rent and share on a short term basis; with no regrets. I hope you enjoy Smith Lake Retreat and the lake as much as I do with all it has to offer. The house is not a rental but a second home to me, so, welcome to my home. -David Philpot


Contact us

Speaks: english
Response time: Within a few days
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 10/26/2016

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Photos

  • Den from Dining Room

    Den from Dining Room

  • Double Level Dock for Sun Bathing, Swimming and Boat Docking

    Double Level Dock for Sun Bathing, Swimming and Boat Docking

  • Den - Overlooking Lake

    Den - Overlooking Lake

  • Clean, Clear & Replenishing - Smith Lake Retreat

    Clean, Clear & Replenishing - Smith Lake Retreat

  • Convenient Entrance

    Convenient Entrance

  • Ryan Creek Marina/Big Bridge - One Mile by Water - Three Miles by Land

    Ryan Creek Marina/Big Bridge - One Mile by Water - Three Miles by Land

  • Rediscover "Your Good Fortune" at Smith Lake Retreat

    Rediscover "Your Good Fortune" at Smith Lake Retreat

  • No Sand, No Sharks, No Hurricanes - No Bull

    No Sand, No Sharks, No Hurricanes - No Bull

  • Dining Room with Lake View

    Dining Room with Lake View

  • Kitchen

    Kitchen

  • Bedroom View with Deck Lakeside

    Bedroom View with Deck Lakeside

  • Second Den/Living Area - Downstairs - Lakeside

    Second Den/Living Area - Downstairs - Lakeside

  • "Welcome to Smith Lake Retreat"

    "Welcome to Smith Lake Retreat"

  • Restaurant and More at Ryan Creek Marina

    Restaurant and More at Ryan Creek Marina

  • Old Faithful yearning for Smith Lake Retreat

    Old Faithful yearning for Smith Lake Retreat

  • Park It and Forget the Meter

    Park It and Forget the Meter

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This listing was first published here in 2004.

Date last modified - Friday, December 02, 2016

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