Getaway to Scenic Lake Wabaunsee Cabin in the Kansas Flint Hills(24 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:3-4 nights
- Property type:Cabin
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:N/A
About the Property
Private Flint Hills Lake Home
Some vacation spots take your breath away-- this one makes you take a deep breath, relax, and bask in nature's beauty at its best.
The two-story cabin's ground floor has a large open concept kitchen, dining room and living room. The ground floor half-bath also offers full laundry facilities. Off the dining room, an enclosed sun porch provides gorgeous views through hardwood trees down to the water.
Upstairs features two very large bedrooms (with queen size beds), and each bedroom opens onto a covered deck that runs the length of the cabin. There is also a sitting room and a full bathroom between the two bedrooms and a loft area with a daybed in the second bedroom. The cabin sleeps six comfortably.
The outside stairway leads to a private dock right on the spring-fed lake where you and your guests can enjoy a full range of activities including swimming, fishing, boating, and picnic lunches while soaking up sunshine on the sparkling blue water.
Member since: 2012
- 1200 sq. ft.
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Long-Term Renters Welcome
- Children Welcome
- Non Smoking Only
- Pets Not Allowed
Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7, Beds for 5-7
- Queen size Beds (2), Twin or Single Beds (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1)
Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom, 1 Half Bathroom
- Stairway to large dock
- Satellite / Cable
- Away From It All
Local Services & Businesses
- Bird Watching
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
- Lake View
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Freshwater Fishing
- Golf Privileges Optional
- Jet Skiing
- Mountain Biking
- Pier Fishing
- Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
- Water Skiing
- Water Tubing
- Dining Area
- Seating for 6 people
- Air Conditioning
- Clothes Dryer
- Parking Off Street
- Washing Machine
- Wireless Internet
- Coffee Maker
- Cooking Utensils
- Dishes & Utensils
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Fourth of July
Jul 1 - Jul 4, 2017
4 night min stay
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
Changeover Day: Friday
Additional information about rental rates
- maintenance & repair $60
- refundable clean up $100
- Taxes Not included
There is a $100 refundable clean up deposit. Leave it clean and get your $100 back.
Owner's cancellation policy:
Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.
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-The lake and the Flint Hills offer many great motocycle rides. During the warm months of the year, many travel by motorcycle.
-One of our favorite things to do is explore some of the rarely traveled Flint Hills gravel (and dirt) roads on an off-road motorcycle. The lake is a great place to take a stroll. A popular mode local transportation is the golf cart.
-There is an old Santa Fe Trail restaurant in Council Grove that serves family style dinners that is worth the trip. The drive is great.
-Paxico in near by and it is known for a blues festival and many antique shop.
-Alma is quaint and also has antique shops.
-Sky Line Drive is a nice gravel road drive that offers a good view of the flint hills.
-The Tall Grass National Prarie Park is a great place to see and hike. Tallgrass Prairie National Preserve (US National Park Service)
U.S. National Park Service
Official National Park Service site. Located in Cottonwood Falls, KS.
2480 KS-177, Strong City, KS 66869
Car. The preserve is located in northern Chase County, Kansas ...
Operating Hours & Seasons
Operating Hours & Seasons ... trails are open 24 hours a day ...
Preserve Backcountry Hiking ...
The preserve has over 40 miles of hiking and nature trails.
Year Purchased: 1987
About the owner: (Picture to the left is a Spring motorcycle ride on Skyline Road) My wife, Mary, and I enjoy outdoor activities, meeting people, and sharing our place. We love the Flint Hills and Lake Wabaunsee. I built my first cabin near Boulder Co. which influenced the design of this cabin (I both designed and built this cabin as well) giving it a notable Colorado-style. We have the cabin to help us create good memories. We hope you will come visit and create some good memories of your own.
Why the Owner Chose Alma, KS, USA:
The Lake is 30 minutes from our home. I first went to the lake on a fishing trip with my dad when I was 10. I had a great time and caught my fill of sunfish. It continues to be a good place to create great memories. There is something enchanting about the lake. It renews us both mentally and physically when we spend time here; it is the perfect break from the stress of everyday life.
The Unique Benefits at this Cabin:
Relaxation and subtle beauty. Lake Wabaunsee is a great place to be mindful and enjoy your family and friends. Going to Lake Wabaunsee feels like going back in time; back to the simpler times of the past.
Links to more information:
Lake Wabaunsee sunsets on the dock are great!
It's possible to bring your own boat for a modest daily fee.
Large master bedroom with valted ceiling and four-poster bed.
New rustic, but modern, kitchen.
The flint hills are subtle but beautiful. This is the view just to the south.
The lake was built in part by German prisioners of war. An old stone bridge...
There are many old, seldom traveled roads to be discovered with many wildflowers
This is the cabin. Note: double covered decks with plenty of seating.
Kitchen, dining room and living room are open but seperated by rustic stairway.
Another large bedroom with a day bed in loft.
Dining room with view through enclosed porch to the lake.
Boating, kayaking, jet skiing and fishing are popular. We like the sunset best.
Boats parade by the dock in this no wake cove.
Pam (from Florida) proudly showing off her small mouth bass caught @ Wabaunsee!
This listing was first published here in 2012.
Date last modified - Saturday, January 21, 2017
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