Hike, climb, swim, zipline and fish while staying at ‘Lakewood,’ an ideally-located 3-bedroom, 2-bathroom deluxe vacation rental cabin in Stanton. Not only does this cabin offer a prime location, near Red River Gorge and endless outdoor activities, but it also offers the perfect spot to kick back, relax and enjoy the serene mountain life. Featuring a covered patio with a hot tub and a covered deck with a magnificent stone fireplace, this cabin ensures a memorable retreat for 8 lucky guests!
Master Suite: King Bed | Bedroom 2: Queen Bed | Bedroom 3: Queen Bed | Downstairs Rec Room: Twin Daybed, Twin Trundle
Enjoy an isolated, wooded escape with the comfort of a highly-rated care team available for any concerns you might have during your stay.
‘Lakewood’ is a deluxe mountain home, custom designed and made of cedar and stone. Situated on a 300-acre private development, this cabin offers a secluded setting overlooking a babbling brook and a catch-and-release pond.
The fisherman theme and decor, antique pool table and the upper deck with a stone wood-burning fireplace make this home an all-time guest favorite.
On the main level, the large, open floor plan combines the living room, kitchen, and dining area. Vaulted ceilings open up the space even more, allowing you to move freely from room to room while chatting with your travel companions.
Two queen beds and a full bathroom featuring a Jacuzzi tub inset in a bay window, plus a separate shower are also on the main level for your convenience.
A stone gas fireplace, comfy couches, a large flat-screen cable TV and DVD player make the living area the perfect spot to lounge around during your downtime. While you’re relaxing, the chef of the group can prepare a delicious meal in the fully equipped kitchen and serve it in one quick swoop at the dining table.
Downstairs, the rec room has another gas fireplace, full-sized antique pool table, wet bar and a huge flat-screen TV for your entertainment. The rec room opens up onto the patio, where there is an outdoor hot tub.
A huge laundry room with ironing board and iron is also located downstairs, along with the master suite and full bathroom with shower.
Back upstairs, you’re sure to love the huge, covered deck with patio table and chairs, a gas grill, porch swing and a wood-burning stone fireplace. Here, you can relax next to the fire, be lulled by the soothing sound of the creek below, and sip your favorite beverage while keeping your eyes peeled for woodpeckers, wild turkeys, deer, chipmunks, a resident owl, and a variety of birds among the trees and plants.
After each adventurous day, you’ll look forward to retreating to one of the 3 private bedrooms for a good night’s rest. The master bedroom features a king-sized bed, while the other 2 bedrooms offer queen-sized beds. Additional sleeping is available on the daybed with twin-sized trundle bed in the downstairs rec room.
This beautiful cabin is situated in the lower portion of a mountain area, surrounded by a variety of trees for ultimate privacy. From the cabin, you’ll be able to see a creek flowing down from the higher part of the mountains, past the cabin and into a catch-and-release pond with a dock. Endless hiking and rock climbing opportunities can be found in the surrounding area. With so much tranquility surrounding this home, you’re sure to feel rejuvenated by the end of your vacation.
While you’ll love relaxing at the cozy mountain cabin, you’ll still want to venture out and take advantage of this home’s amazing location.
The famous Nada Tunnel entrance to the Red River Gorge is just 10 minutes away from the property, so be sure to head that way for countless hiking trails, rock climbing, fishing, canoeing, kayaking, swimming, sight-seeing, bird-watching and numerous opportunities for photography!
Drive through to see the Red River, countless varieties of trees, flowers, plants, and outcroppings of rocks – or stop to hike or catch site of deer, turkeys and other wildlife. For a memorable experience, hike to the famous swinging bridge over the Red River, located up river from the Jump Rock and Swimming Hole.
Natural Bridge State Resort Park features the Natural Bridge, a million-years-old sandstone arch, which is accessible by hiking up and down the huge mountain or by taking a slow, easy ride on the sky lift. Additionally, at the Hemlock Lodge at Natural Bridge, there is an enormous outdoor pool, kiddie pool and picnic area that everyone is sure to enjoy from Memorial Day to Labor Day. For water activities, like fishing, kayaking, canoeing and stand up paddle boarding, make your way to nearby Mill Creek Lake.
See the mountains from a whole new perspective when you go zip lining over the tree tops for a challenging thrill in Cliffview, or drive through the Gorge to the family-friendly zip line spot in Frenchburg, where everyone from kids to grandpa can have a ball!
If you’re looking for even more thrills, visit Torrett Falls Climbing Adventure or Kentucky Rock & Adventure Guides for world-famous rock climbing and rappelling! Both offer lessons and guided climbs.
Kids will love the Reptile Zoo, while teenagers will jump on the opportunity to visit the Thrillsville obstacle course in nearby Slade. New to Thrillsville in 2017 is kayaking through the 100-year-old limestone cave, and a putt putt golf that kids and even the grandparents will enjoy.
If you love horseback riding, Whispering Valley Riding Trails are just 35 minutes away in Beattysville, where you will see waterfalls, ponds, rock outcroppings as you ride under the canopy of trees. The views are sure to be amazing!
Great restaurants are also nearby! Be sure to check out Miguel’s Pizza, a classic restaurant that has been around for 30 years, Red River Rockhouse, a newer restaurant owned by young rock climbers, and Sky Bridge Station, which features gourmet hot dogs and beer on tap.
THE EVOLVE DIFFERENCE
Evolve Vacation Rental Network is on a mission to make vacation rental easy for guests. Every property in our network has been vetted and verified so you can book with confidence. If you have questions prior to your trip, we are happy to assist you 7 days a week. During your stay, your designated Guest Contact will be available 24/7 to help with any issues that may arise.
Key Residence Features:
- Amenities include a fully equipped kitchen, covered patio with hot tub, spacious deck with patio furniture, swing, gas grill, outdoor wood-burning stone fireplace, downstairs rec room with an antique pool table, large laundry room with washer and dryer, gas fireplaces, wireless internet access, 2 large flat-screen TVs, fresh linens and towels, paper goods and basic supplies, and much more. All you'll need to bring is food and your beverage of choice! (Note that Powell County is dry)
- Fantastic location - Easy access to hiking, fishing, kayaking, swimming, zip lining, rock climbing, canoeing, kayaking, paddle boarding, horseback riding, picnic areas and restaurants!
- No smoking (outside only)
- No pets allowed
- Small events, parties and large gatherings considered with prior homeowner approval (please inquire with Evolve for additional information)
- Must be at least 25 years old to book
- Additional fees and taxes may apply
- Photo ID may be required upon check-in
* NOTE: these cabins, while deluxe accommodations, are in a heavily wooded area. Occasionally, guests may experience weather conditions or power outages that are out of the host's control. The hosts will do all they can to assist, but are not responsible for issues beyond their control. *