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Lakefront Cabin, Private Covered Dock, Private Hot Tub, Sleeps 28

Bedrooms 8
Half Baths1
Space 3,500 sq. ft.
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights


About the property

Fully loaded, luxury lakefront cabin located by famous "Jump'n Bridge"

Come and be as you are on Norris Lake. Located in prestigious Lakeside Estates gated community, 'Wake Dreams' cabin has everything for your vacation.

*****Prior to booking, please see "NOTES" listed at the bottom******

Let the kids wakeboard/water-ski all day while you relax from one of the four lake-view decks. Or chill in your own 6-person personal hot-tub on the second level deck

***The water is changed prior to your arrival***.

Park your boat in the personal covered boat dock directly in front of your cabin. No boat? No worries! Nearby Norris Lake Watersports, Oasis Watersports, Sugar Hollow marina, Shanghai Resort offer daily/weekly boat rentals.

If the kids get tired of all the excitement on the lake or you get tired of grilling out on the deck, make the 10-minute drive into charming downtown LaFollette and grab a bite at one of the restaurants.


*****We are located in a gated community. You must be minimum 28 years of age to rent this cabin*****

****During summer season and holidays, the cancelation policy is extended to 90 days instead of standard 60 days*****

Please do not hesitate to inquire with questions. We can help you with cabin details and boat rental suggestions. For large groups, weddings, and reunions, ask us about multiple cabin options, catering, and professional photography.

More Details

Property Manager
John Bertke
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
September 22, 2017

About John Bertke

John Bertke lives in Dayton Ohio and enjoys visiting Norris with his friends and family. He enjoys fishing and smoking cigars. He took over management of this property in early 2014.

Why John Bertke chose LaFollette

They say 'location' means everything. "Wake Dreams" cabin is 7 minutes from the city of Lafollette, 5 minutes from the main road, inside a gated community, right on the water's edge, and a boat ramp just around the corner.

What makes this cabin unique

I'm an avid fly fisher, my wife loves to golf, and my daughters never tire from wake surfing so my whole family stays happy when we visit Norris Lake.


Lakeside Estates Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 3500 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 28
  • Max. adults: 16
  • Min. age of primary renter: 28
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Lakefront ...
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 11 people
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Attached to master bedroom
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , located on main floor (Great Room, Dining, Kitchen)
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower , 'Jack-n-Jill' style for bedrooms 3 & 4
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Full standard bathroom for lower level and bedrooms 5 & 6
    Bathroom 5 - toilet , shower , bathroom for bedrooms 7 & 8
  • towels provided
  • 8 Bedrooms, Sleeps 28
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , w/ full bath, TV
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single , 1 set of twin bunkbeds
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , one queen bed w/ TV
    Bedroom 4 - 4 double , two sets of full bunkbeds (sleeps 8)
    Bedroom 5 - 1 queen , one queen w/ TV
    Bedroom 6 - 4 double , two sets of full bunkbeds (sleeps 8)
    Bedroom 7 - 1 double , One full bed
    Bedroom 8 - 1 queen , One queen bed
  • Bed linens provided (flat sheet, fitted sheet, comforter, pillows, cases)
  • DVD Player ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Hot Tub ...
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • boating
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
Exclusive >>>> we change the hot tub water prior to your arrival.


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Lakefront Cabin, Private Covered Dock, Private Hot Tub, Sleeps 28
average rating of 5.0 based on 7 reviews

Family Reunion

  • 5 of 5

This was the perfect place for our family reunion. The cabin slept 28 people and we had 24 total attend. It had everything we needed for cooking and BBQing. The firepit was very nice. It did have a lot of steps to get down to the dock but once you got use to going up and down it wasn't bad. The boat dock and swim plank was very nice. The lake water was perfect for swimming, paddle boarding and jet skiing. It is handicap accessible but not handicap friendly. My mom who is in a wheel chair could not go to any of the other floors except the main floor. We did carry her down to the next floor down so she could sit on the covered deck. The upper deck is not covered except with an umbrella. It got hot. Her bathroom was not set up for a handicap person. It would have been better to have just a shower instead of a tub and to add hand rails. Also the upper deck floor should be covered with something so that when it rains the next 2 decks down can still be used for sitting out and not getting wet. These are mainly just suggestions in case you decide to update the cabin. The person I dealt with, John Berke, was such a pleasant experience and he goes out of his way to make sure your stay is perfect. I had no issues with him and I would definitely recommend using him to rent one of the many cabins that he manages. All in all our trip was a huge success and I would love to go back again and visit the area which is gorgeous.

  • Submitted: Aug 30, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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Wake Dreams is the place to be. 5 stars

  • 5 of 5

This cabin was better than we had expected. We have stayed many places on the lake, but wake dreams is our favorite. Well kept, super clean, great family vacation home. Easy great water access. We cannot wait to go back.

  • Submitted: Mar 5, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful Home - Perfect Location

  • 5 of 5

We stayed here for New Year's Eve and it was wonderful. The house is very clean, awesome location, great neighborhood, and beautiful view. We can't wait to come back this summer!

  • Submitted: Jan 3, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Huge!! Perfect location

  • 5 of 5

We were amazed at just how much sleeping space this cabin provided!! Thank you for a great trip

  • Submitted: Oct 7, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Middletown, OH

Perfect location, perfect house, perfect vacation!!!

  • 5 of 5

We've been going to Norris Lake for five years now and this was by far our favorite house we've stayed in. The house comfortably held four families and had everything you could possibly want. Plenty of bathrooms, plenty of deck space, plenty of TVs, and most importantly, not a million stairs to get to the water and your own boat dock big enough to hold three boats.

The house is located just up the channel from the "Jumping Bridge" but is tucked away in a quiet cove if you just want to swim off the dock with the kids. Just minutes from Sugar Hollow, Shanghai and Springs Dock, you couldn't ask for a better location. After six days of heaven we didn't want to leave and cannot wait to go back, to this house specifically.

Thank you!!!!!

  • Submitted: Jun 9, 2015
  • Stayed: May 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Cincinnati, Ohio

If you want fun rent Be As You Are

  • 5 of 5

My group has rented from Norris Lake Villas and stayed in their properties for every Memorial Day Weekend for six years in a row. Our experience gets better and better every year. From the moment you arrive you are instantly relaxed. The properties are fantastic shape and are a better value than what you receive with other rentals in the area. The commute is right off the main road and it is easy to arrive. The property is set up for fun. They thought of everything from the surround system to the docks on the water. If you have a big group or its just your family this property is for you.

  • Submitted: Jun 1, 2015
  • Stayed: May 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
50 Miles
Nearest Golf
5 Miles
LaFollette Golf Club
Nearest Motorway
10 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
5 Miles

Be As You Are offers the best of all worlds. Located on the shorline of the huge Norris Lake, you are 3 minutes from ski water and still 5 minutes away from LaFollette offering restaurants, groceries, hospital, drug stores, movie theatre.....


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $328
Damage Insurance $59
Damage Deposit $250

Prices exclude holidays.
Cleaning fee includes bed linens and bath towels.
Must be a minimum 28 years of age to rent this beautiful and well maintained cabin.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

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

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