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Your Platte River Lost Island Lodge. Privacy, Seclusion, Captivating Views...

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Lost Island Lodge on the beautiful Platte River

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Last updated: 04/22/2017
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  • Minimum stay:Contact owner
  • Sleeps:36
  • Bedrooms:13
  • Bathrooms:3.5
  • Property type:Lodge
  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

About the Property

Main Lodge has 5 brs & 2 bths. Attached bunkhouse has 8 brs & 1.5 bths.

Lost Island Lodge is located on a secluded, wooded island, on 200 private acres near Linwood Ne., overlooking the beautiful Platte River, a 1 hr drive (Approximately 60 miles) from Omaha or Lincoln. The rustic lodge and attached bunkhouse are used as a waterfowl hunting lodge during fall and winter with the facilities being perfect for summertime weekend gatherings, or week-long vacations. Swim, relax, sunbathe, canoe & kayak, fish, or wade & explore in the river and it's sandbars. Enjoy the peaceful lodge with fully equipped kitchen, satellite TV, air conditioning, wood burning stove, loft, great room, sunroom, covered deck, and spacious patio, all with captivating, panoramic views of the river. Take nature walks, bring your bike, or hike our trails. Our family, guests, and customers have enjoyed the island for years and always look forward to their next visit. We're confident yours will too.


Lost Island hunting club and lodge.: We have operated our family owned hunting club at Lost Island for over 30 years. We offer guided, and non-guided hunts and lodging throughout the waterfowl season. Our hunting is done on our improved wetlands from electrified, heated blinds and pits, as well as portable and permanent heated blinds from sandbars and islands on our 1.5 miles of Platte River. Ice out systems ensure a quality hunt even during cold, late season outings. Our lodge and bunkhouse were built in 1993, and 1998 respectively. Extensive wetland enhancement projects were completed in 1996, with approximately 70 acres flooded during the fall . Additionally, Late season deer hunts and spring turkey hunts are available. References, rates, and available dates provided upon request.

Additional information.: We do not have telephone or internet. Cell phone reception is good, as are wireless internet devices for your laptop.
Guided fishing trips available spring, summer, and fall. Guided mushroom hunts available in spring. Guided Airboat tours up the Platte River available with reservation. Boat ramp available. Kitchen has 2 refrigerator/freezers. Family reunions, business retreats, youth groups, and group hunts, all work well. No ATV's please. Bird watching and wildlife viewing opportunities are tremendous, including deer, turkeys, eagles, waterfowl, many songbirds, bobcats, mink, raccoons, opossum, beavers, otters and more.
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Owner

Member since: 2011

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 2 days
Response Rate: 90%
Calendar last updated: 04/22/2017

Property Type

  • Lodge
  • 3876 sq. ft.

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 36
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Catering Available

Suitability

  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 13 Bedrooms, Sleeps 36, Beds for 34-36

  • Bedroom 2: 2 twin/ single

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  • Bedroom 3: 4 twin/ single

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  • Bedroom 5: 2 sleep sofa /futon

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  • Bedroom 8: 4 twin/ single

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  • Bedroom 10: 2 twin/ single

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  • Bedroom 12: 2 twin/ single

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  • Bedroom 13: 2 twin/ single

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  • Bedroom 1: 1 king

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  • Bedroom 4: 1 queen

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  • Bedroom 6: 4 twin/ single

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  • Bedroom 7: 4 twin/ single

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  • Bedroom 9: 2 twin/ single

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  • Bedroom 11: 2 twin/ single

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  • Bedrooms 1-5 are located in the main cabin. Bedroom 5 is a loft bedroom with two futon/couches that fold out into 2 full beds, kids love it! Bedrooms 6-13 are located in the bunkhouse connected to the main cabin by an elevated walkway. We make a king size bed by sliding together two twins, in either the main cabin or the bunkhouse....moreless

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

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  • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower

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  • Bathroom 3: toilet, shower

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  • Bathroom 4: toilet

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  • Bathrooms 1& 2 are located in the main cabin. Bathrooms 3 & 4 are located in the bunkhouse. The bunkhouse bathrooms have seperate privacy doors and share a common sink....moreless

Other Amenities

  • The dining tables in the great room and sunroom will seat 24 people (12 each), with an additional 8 on the covered deck, and 5 at the bar. The bonfire/BBQ pit and patio, with picnic tables, patio tables and chairs, is extremely popular to hangout & cook, or just lounge around the fire day and night. The bunkhouse is attached to the main lodge by an elevated, covered walkway, and is fully airconditioned and heated. Access the lodge and island easily by car, truck, airboat, canoe, kayak, or other suitable watercraft. Come and enjoy our Platte river getaway and discover everything Lost Island has to offer. We're happy to meet you and preview our facilities by appointment....moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • CD Player
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Family

Attractions

  • Autumn Foliage
  • Churches
  • Forests
  • Library
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Pond
  • Restaurants
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Horseback Riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking

Location Type

  • River
  • Waterfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Ice Skating
  • Mountain Biking
  • Rafting
  • Swimming
  • Water Tubing

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 24 people

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Firewood
  • Heating
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Mobile Phone
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Shampoo
  • Thermos Bottle
  • Toilet Paper
  • Wood Stove

Kitchen

  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Barbecue
  • Beach Chairs
  • Binoculars
  • Deck / Patio
  • Fish Cleaning Table
  • Large Cooler
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Patio
  • Small Cooler
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Wood Deck
 

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Above rates apply to main lodge only.
In addition to the main lodge and rates posted above, the attached bunkhouse can be rented. The Bunkhouse offers 8 bedrooms, 1.5 baths and requires a 3 night minimum stay. Rates are $265.00 per night in addition to the main lodge rates posted above. The bunkhouse may only be rented with main lodge rental.
We require a $500.00 damage deposit, of which $189.00 is nonrefundable (exit cleaning, trash, damage policy).
**Linens, pillows, comforters, sleeping bags, and towels provided by guest.
Most of October through January is waterfowl season, contact us for possible available dates during these months, there are some breaks in the season that we could accomodate your group. Guided and nonguided group hunts are available for the 2012-13 seasons. Call or email for information and rates.

Note: Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice.


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Last updated: 04/22/2017
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Location

Car: Necessary

Area attractions and activities include golfing, sporting clay range, and restaurants. Schuyler Ne., located about 6 miles away, offers grocery stores, variety stores, restaurants, parks, walking/jogging trails, gas stations, hospital, medical services, movie theater, health club and more. Additional golf courses, shopping malls, movie theaters, restaurants, dinner train, medical facilities, antique shopping , and more, are located about 30 miles away in Fremont, and Columbus Ne. An area restaurant, shopping guide, and area map will be provided for your convenience.

 

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Speaks: english
Response time: Within 2 days
Response Rate: 90%
Calendar last updated: 04/22/2017

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  • Lost Island Lodge on the beautiful Platte River

    Lost Island Lodge on the beautiful Platte River

  • Great Room table seats 12 with spectacular views of Platte River

    Great Room table seats 12 with spectacular views of Platte River

  • Table seating for 30 in the great room, sunroom, & covered deck.

    Table seating for 30 in the great room, sunroom, & covered deck.

  • Kids love to hang out in the loft. Two double futons for sleeping.

    Kids love to hang out in the loft. Two double futons for sleeping.

  • Twin bedroom in the main lodge.

    Twin bedroom in the main lodge.

  • Twin bedroom in the bunkhouse

    Twin bedroom in the bunkhouse

  • Conveniently located near the end of the rainbow! (view from deck)

    Conveniently located near the end of the rainbow! (view from deck)

  • Swim, fish, hike, bike or relax on your private island.

    Swim, fish, hike, bike or relax on your private island.

  • Awesome fishing!

    Awesome fishing!

  • Wildlife viewing and birdwatching opportunities abound

    Wildlife viewing and birdwatching opportunities abound

  • Cool off, wade, swim, & explore in the river.

    Cool off, wade, swim, & explore in the river.

  • New patio and bonfire pit

    New patio and bonfire pit

  • Fullly equipped kitchen with breakfast bar.

    Fullly equipped kitchen with breakfast bar.

  • Belly up to the bar, warm up with a fire, or watch tv.

    Belly up to the bar, warm up with a fire, or watch tv.

  • Sunroom,enjoy the view, play games, read a book. Table seats 12

    Sunroom,enjoy the view, play games, read a book. Table seats 12

  • Queen bedroom in main lodge

    Queen bedroom in main lodge

  • Bunkhouse has 3 br's with bunkbeds, Lodge has 1 br with bunkbeds

    Bunkhouse has 3 br's with bunkbeds, Lodge has 1 br with bunkbeds

  • Relax and enjoy the activities, or dine out on the covered deck.

    Relax and enjoy the activities, or dine out on the covered deck.

  • Panoramic view from covered deck.

    Panoramic view from covered deck.

  • Take a hike, bring your bike,view wildlife & birds from our groomed trails.

    Take a hike, bring your bike,view wildlife & birds from our groomed trails.

  • Throw some horseshoes. (provided)

    Throw some horseshoes. (provided)

  • Burn some energy... Play Some Volleyball

    Burn some energy... Play Some Volleyball

  • Hunt for Morel Mushrooms during season.

    Hunt for Morel Mushrooms during season.

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Owner
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
Send email
  • Response time Within 2 days
  • Response rate 90%
  • Calendar last updated 04/22/2017