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Next to Nolin State Park and Minutes to Mammoth Cave Park

Bedrooms 1
Space 500 sq. ft.
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

Cabin, 1 Bedroom + Convertible bed(s), 1 Bath, (Sleeps 4-6)

If you are looking for that perfect fishing and boating vacation or weekend getaway with the family and friends and more important, economical, this is the place! This rustic cabin is located just 900 feet from the Nolin State Park with a public beach, picnic area, and boat ramp. The open concept with a cathedral ceiling and pine floors gives a rustic atmosphere along with the old canoe hanging from the rafters. The motiff is of course fishing! There is a king size bunk bed made from Western cedar and a wood burning fireplace to cozy up to in the evenings. Additonal sleeping on a futon and oversize couch is also provided. You can watch wildlife from your screened porch as you sit and just take in the view. Everthing you need to make yourself at home is there for your convenience.. Mammoth Cave, horseback riding, and other activites are just minutes away! ** This is a dry county*** Come, take a pause.... and enjoy!!!!

**ask about our 3 bedroom 3 bath Lakefront house rental or our NOLIN LAKE LODGE (10 units) overlooking the Wax Marina ! All properties are minutes from Mammoth Cave Park ***

Keywords: private, rustic, open concept perfect for that fishing or boating trip or just a quiet getaway,sitting under a canopy of trees with a beautiful view from a screened porch

More Details

John Kuntz
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
February 23, 2018

About John Kuntz

We both retired from the Post Office and became interested in providing lodging for tourists. Nolin Getaway , a B&B, was our first adventure. We were successful for five years and totally enjoyed it. In the meantime we also purchased this cabin as well as the lake house. Two years ago we bought and renovated the Wax Motel. It is now called the Nolin Lake Lodge. It overlooks the Wax Marina and has ten units. As you can tell we enjoy people. Life is about making memories! We are honored to share a place for you to make them. Oh yes...we have, as of now, 16 grandchildren... so children are always welcome! Please check us out for more info about our other services.

John Kuntz purchased this cabin in 2011

Why John Kuntz chose Mammoth Cave

This is the perfect location if you want all the amenities of the lake. A peaceful setting with wildlife viewing completes this getaway!

What makes this cabin unique

Minutes away Mammoth Cave Park and walking distance to Nolin Lake and all of the benefits. The feeling you get when you walk inside the door...... Let's start the fun!


Mammoth Cave Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 500 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Wood Fireplace
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • shower
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 5
  • (1) King size Bunk bed made from western cedar, large sofa: open concept living space
  • CD Player
  • Games ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • churches
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
900 ft. from Nolin State Park with public beach, boat ramp, hiking trail, Mammoth Cave Park fifteen mins, horseback riding and golfing 10 minutes away, Cave City. within 1/2 hr., wildlife viewing from a screened porch, king-size bunk bed made from Western cedar logs, pine floors, fishing motiff, fire pit,picnic table


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Next to Nolin State Park and Minutes to Mammoth Cave Park
average rating of 4.571429 based on 7 reviews

Rustic cabin-beautiful area

  • 5 of 5

The cabin was perfect for our family of two adults and two boys. The woods behind us was perfect for the boys to play and explore. We enjoyed a camp fire every night. Extremely quiet and peaceful. Owners were very nice and easy to work with.

  • Submitted: Sep 4, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We always receive a sense of satisfaction when we are a small good part of your family's getaway. Thank you for staying with us! John&Queedie
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Very rustic. Great location.

  • 3 of 5

The cabin had nice features and plenty of room inside and out. Just a few suggestions for the future. Provide dish liquid and bathroom bar soap. The kitchen has ants . A thorough cleaning is needed of kitchen

  • Submitted: Aug 12, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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A great getaway!!

  • 5 of 5

My friend and I wanted to spend a cozy romantic time together, away from the every day pressures. I am originally from Italy and this reminded me of home.... the mountains the valley's, rivers, lakes... so beautiful. The people around so friendly, the little grocery store " Webb" he'd a little of every thing very convinient. The cabin was amazing, we enjoyed every minute of it and wished we didn't have to leave. It was well stocked with every thing you need, we loved the charcoal grill. We spend most of our time in the back porch, I ( Maria) loved the swing and the fresh breeze every evening.... we absolutely would like to come back... thank you to the owners for being very nice and efficient!!!! Molto Grazie per Lospitalita'. 👍�👍�👍�

  • Submitted: Jun 15, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much. We enjoy being a small part of your vacation. Thats why we love doing this. John&Queedie
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Great little cabin in remote location.

  • 4 of 5

The cabin was comfortable and we we're glad there was a fan for the top bunk as the warm air really did rise and it was toasty up there. It was nice to be able to bring our dogs, but not sure why there was an extra fee for pets when we cleaned up anyways. The cabin was clean and well stocked and I would have given five stars, but the towels smelled like smoke and I felt like I was drying myself off with an ash tray after every shower. Other than that, we enjoyed the fire pit and woods around the house. The TV had cable which was nice after we were exhausted from our cave tour. Thank you for a great stay.

  • Submitted: Apr 3, 2017
  • Stayed: March 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: The towel issue has been addressed and corrected. Thank you for your candor. And thank you for visiting! John&Queedie
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Quiet, Rustic, Cozy cabin

  • 5 of 5

We stayed three nights with our ten and 14 year old boys. The cabin has everything you need and is clean and cozy and quiet. It is in close to several fishing spots and other activities such as horseback riding, mammoth cave, etc... We would definitely recommend this cabin. It was so nice to be able to come and go as we pleased, and if we forgot or needed anything (licenses, bait, foods), there are tiny stores nearby that have it, "if not, you don't needed it." We saw other rentals we had previously considered, but were so glad we found this gem!!!

  • Submitted: Apr 7, 2015
  • Stayed: March 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Home away from home!

  • 5 of 5

We stayed for 4 days w/our 2 kids, ages 4 & 13. The cabin is super clean and cozy, the pics truly don't do it justice! John & Queedie are very nice and have thought of everything to make your stay a pleasant one down to bird food for the feeder out front! We so enjoyed walking to the lake for swimming and hiking and then back to the cabin for family dinners. Mammoth Cave is only 10 minutes away. We had family dinners on the screened in front porch w/a lovely view of the mountain line and deer and turkeys entertained us in the evenings. There is a porch swing on the porch and in the backyard and the hammock offers a relaxing spot as well. There is a charcoal and gas grill, and the kids LOVED roasting marshmallows and telling stories around the fire pit. We pretty much stopped for groceries on the way in and spent our time enjoying each others company without the distractions of Internet, video games, and chores. This cabin retreat was just what our family needed!! We truly felt at home and would definitely come back again!

  • Submitted: Jul 18, 2014
  • Stayed: July 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: It is rewarding to hear how our place becomes your place. We are pleased in having been a part of your getaway. And sincerely, comments like yours touch our heart.
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Nearest Ferry
8 Miles
Green River Ferry
Nearest Golf
8 Miles
Shady Hollow Golf Course
Car: recommended

Mammoth Cave, Cub Run Cave, Guntown Mt., Double J Horse Stables within minutes away


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $25 + Tax
Tax Rate 10.0%

Cancellation policy. 14 days notice prior to arrival date is required to cancel. If less notice is given one night's lodging is the charge. There is no cleaning fee as long as cabin is returned as found. Otherwise a $40. fee is the charge.**check in 3:p.m.C.T check out 10 a.m.CT**

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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