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LAKEFRONT CABIN AT WILSON LAKE, ALABAMA

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 1,400 sq. ft.
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 - 4 nights

Overview

About the property

3 bedrooms, 2 full bathrooms, sleeps 8

This 1400 square foot cabin is located in a resort on Wilson Lake. The main floor has a great room with a wood burning fireplace and a fully equipped kitchen with granite counter tops and stainless steel appliances. The master bedroom has a queen size bed with a full size bath. For your convenience, there is an apartment size washer and dryer. The second floor has two bedrooms and a full bath. One bedroom has a queen size bed and the other has two twin beds. Enjoy the rocking chairs on the screened in water front porch. This cabin is located next to the boat launch and has its own private pier, picnic table and charcoal grill.

Located in a resort with many amenities: The resort has a swimming pool, baby pool, playgrounds, white sand beach, volleyball, basketball and tennis courts, 2.5 mile nature trail and a general store. Also available for rent are pontoon boats, canoes, kayaks and paddle boats. Clay shooting is also available for a fee. If you're an avid fisherman, there's a fish cleaning station available for your convenience.

Located 20-30 minutes from area shopping, movie theaters, restaurants, museums, Helen Keller's birthplace, Robert Trent Jones golf course and many other places to visit. This cabin is the ideal place to enjoy your next family vacation at affordable rates.

More Details

Owner
M Moore
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
June 24, 2017

Guestbook comments from the owner

5 of 5 STARS



This lovely log cottage on the backwaters of the great Tennessee River--Wilson Lake--is a quiet Mecca in the Spring although it began to spring to life with guests and a wedding during the last 2 of our 13 days' stay. Our personal guests included bustling squirrels, regal herons, birds of all types, ducks, turtles, and a copperhead who simply lay at the water's side sunning himself from his winter chill. FISH is now a "four-letter" word for Jeff, for in spite of casting his line every day, he never saw one on his hook. His experience is foreign to others who find this corner of Alabama a fishing haven. Mitzi, Southern-born and bred, has concluded those fish simply didn't like the smell of a Yankee, for within 24 hours of return to Indiana, Jeff cast and pulled a large bass from the retention pond in our backyard.



Rest assured his luck was better enjoying several of the golf courses within a stone's throw of our Sweet Temporary Home in Alabama. Golf is a four-letter word he used a lot with kindness during our stay.



Much of our first week was rainy and a bit chilly, but a blazing fire that died only while we slept was the greatest. The joy of snuggling by the fire, sipping coffee, or spirits, reading, chatting with our Alabama family and friends who dropped by, playing games, and cooking late breakfast could not have been eclipsed.



Shopping and dining within a 20-mile radius from Tuscumbia to Sheffield to Muscle Shoals to Florence would keep any big City visitor engaged from O'guirres Meat Market to Alabama Channin to the Village Shop to the French Basket to the hidden Florence gem Goodman's (a place that recognizes toddler boys need clothes) to Lola's Florist & Gifts and so many more you find good stuff and super Southern hospitality. Dining, oh my! From gourmet Odette fare to the 50+ year rock-solid fine dining at George's Steak Pit to Brooks BarBQ to Trowbridges ice cream shop to Lash's seafood gumbo and Key Lime pie, and so many more, you will never want to go home--even to the fine foods we enjoy in the Indianapolis area.



Minnie's cottage gets an A+ for cleanliness from these clean freaks. It gets the same score for decor, comfortable furniture and beds, and a finely-stocked kitchen. Minnie herself is an A+ proprietor in all regards--especially prompt communication.
Apr 2016
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Amenities

The Cove at Doublehead Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1400 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Lake
  • Lake View
  • Lakefront ...
  • Resort
  • Waterfront
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Firewood
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Area
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking ...
  • Parking On Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
  • Sofa Bed
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Wood Fireplace
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • There are two full baths. One on the main floor and one located upstairs.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single
  • There is a queen size sofa in the den. All linens are provided.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Boat ...
  • Boat Dock
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Fish Cleaning Table
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Sand Box
  • Screen Porch / Veranda
  • Tennis Court
Suitability:
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • cinemas
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • outlet shopping
  • shopping
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(54 traveler reviews)

LAKEFRONT CABIN AT WILSON LAKE, ALABAMA
average rating of 4.9074073 based on 57 reviews
5

Great visit and accommodations

  • 5 of 5

Cabin 105 was perfect . Clean, spacious , well appointed in a beautiful location !! We loved it and will go back for sure! Ms Moore was very gracious and the "front desk personnel " were very friendly and helpful . Especially Thisha. Helped us with every question we had and with a fun personality.

  • Submitted: May 7, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Wonderful weekend getaway!

  • 5 of 5

My family and I had a wonderful time at Doublehead. The cabin was clean, comfortable, and met all of our needs. We definitely hope to be able to stay here another time!

  • Submitted: Apr 15, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Was Beautiful Place To Stay!!

  • 5 of 5

We had an excellent time at the cabin!! The cabin was very cozy!! Will stay again. Great place to take your family!!

  • Submitted: Apr 2, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
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5

Lovely cabin, so well equipped!

  • 5 of 5

Wished we could have stayed a week!

  • Submitted: Mar 19, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Very Nice

  • 4 of 5

Very comfortable cabin in Doublehead Resort near Town Creek, AL. Great area for those who have a boat and love the outdoors. Resort grounds are very well maintained. Cabin is spacious and has everything needed for a relaxing vacation. Cabin is also at the end of the road so very little traffic, and it is near beach for swimming and not far from swimming pool and children's playground.

  • Submitted: Jan 30, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
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5

Wonderful Stay!

  • 5 of 5

We had an excellent stay at Wilson Lake. Really enjoyed the Doublehead resort, and we nearly had it to ourselves with it being an off-season weekend. We look forward to coming back during the warmer months for another visit. There was one minor issue related to cleanliness, but I won't go into details here. Everything else was so great that we forgot about the issue 20 minutes after we arrived!

  • Submitted: Jan 23, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I am happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay at the cabin. Please send me an email regarding the cleanliness. We rely on our guests to inform us of anything that is not satisfactory. (We life in Tennessee). That way we can address the issue and resolve it. Thank you!
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Map

Car: necessary

This1,400 square foot cottage features a large great room with a wood-burning fireplace, satellite TV, a well equipped kitchen with stainless steel appliances and granite countertops, washer and dryer, three bedrooms, two baths and a screened in water front porch. Free wifi is also available. It has its own private pier, hammock, picnic table and charcoal grill.

The cabin is located in a resort which offers many amenities: swimming pool, baby pool, playgrounds, white sand beach, volleyball, basketball and tennis courts, 2.5 mile nature trail and a general store.

Located 20-30 minutes from area shopping, movie theaters, restaurants, museums, Helen Keller's birthplace, Robert Trent Jones golf course and many other places to visit. This cabin is the ideal place to enjoy your next family vacation at affordable rates.

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Rates & Availability

The Cove at Doublehead Cabin Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Peak
May 29 2017 - Jun 29 2017
2 night minimum stay
$230
$1,575
 
 
4th of July
Jun 30 2017 - Jul 8 2017
3 night minimum stay
$299
$1,900
 
 
Peak
Jul 9 2017 - Aug 31 2017
2 night minimum stay
$230
$1,575
 
 
Labor Day
Sep 1 2017 - Sep 4 2017
3 night minimum stay
$299
$1,700
 
 
Fall
Sep 5 2017 - Oct 31 2017
2 night minimum stay
$150
From
$175
Fri,Sat
$1,050
 
 
Winter
Nov 1 2017 - Nov 21 2017
2 night minimum stay
$150
$1,000
 
 
Thanksgiving
Nov 22 2017 - Nov 26 2017
4 night minimum stay
$200
 
 
Winter
Nov 27 2017 - Dec 21 2017
2 night minimum stay
$150
$1,000
 
 
HOLIDAY
Dec 22 2017 - Dec 31 2017
3 night minimum stay
$170
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$150
$1,000
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $60
Tax Rate 8.0%

$140.00 - $250.00 per night
Rates above - maximum 8 people. Permission required for more than 8 people occupying cabin.

All rates are per night and does NOT include the 8% lodging tax.
$60.00 cleaning fee not included in the rates listed.
Owner accepts Mastercard, VISA, Discover (3.5% credit card fee) or cashier's checks.

Check in: 4 pm
Check out: 12 noon

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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