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Beautiful Secluded Family Getaway

Sleeps18
Bedrooms 7
Bathrooms3
Space 3,300 sq. ft.
Property type lodge
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Very Private 7 Bedroom, 3 Full Bathrooms, In ground Pool And Pool Table

2 king beds, 2 queen, 2 full, 4 twin, 3 full bathrooms, large capacity table will seat 10, stainless steel appliances, wine cooler, garbage disposal, washer and dryer, dishwasher, microwave, stone fireplace with firewood provided(in season) 20 x 40 in ground pool with slide and diving board, beautiful 20 x 40 Koi pond in front, front and back porches, pool furniture and bar on back porch.


Owner
Barry Vance
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
April 21, 2017

About Barry Vance

My husband and I went to school in Adair Co KY but it wasn't until years later that we found each other. We got married in June 2010. We have 6 children and 2 grandchildren with one more on the way. We currently live in White House TN

Barry Vance purchased this lodge in 2005

Why Barry Vance chose Barren River Lake

This was my husbands dream home. It took 11 months to build and he used several trees from the property for the building material. One of the bedrooms is completely cedar as well as the stairs going up to the bedrooms. He used actual tree trunks as supports for the landing and for the fireplace mantel.

What makes this lodge unique

stone, wood burning fireplace, 22 ft ceiling in the great room, exquisite sunset while sitting on the back porch or relaxing by the pool. A very tranquil, peaceful place to come and relax! I'm sure you will love being here as much as we do!

Amenities

Austin Lodge Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • lodge
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 3300 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 18
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Rural ...
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 7 Bedrooms, Sleeps 18
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 6 - 1 king
    Bedroom 3 - 1 double , 1 twin/ single
    Bedroom 4 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 5 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 7 - 1 double
  • The bed arrangements may change with the addition of the 7th bedroom. We will have a complete update soon. Please call or email for more information on this.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • marina
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • swimming
  • tennis

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(19 traveler reviews)

Beautiful Secluded Family Getaway
average rating of 4.894737 based on 19 reviews
5

Soothing place to stay

  • 5 of 5

The serenity of this cabin will definitely bring us back! It is secluded, peaceful, clean and spacious. The kitchen is well stocked and the dining room table accommodates 12 people easily. Instant response time from the owner made booking and the trip itself trouble-free and therefore more enjoyable. Leaving was the hardest part of our mini vacation.

  • Submitted: Apr 12, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so glad you enjoyed your stay with us- Look forward to seeing you again! Call anytime if you have questions or need to get booked... Thank You Barry Vance
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louisville
4

Super nice getaway

  • 4 of 5

As a large group of women getting away from it all, this place was just great! It had plenty of beds so just about everyone had their own bed - we appreciate not having to share. The kitchen was well equipped and the fireplace wonderful (thanks for providing wood). We had to do a little rearranging to make enough seating to hang out by the fire but it turned out to be very comfortable. Thanks to Barry and Tanna for their communications and putting up with our many questions!

  • Submitted: Mar 2, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Time with Family

  • 5 of 5

We had a large group of extended family in for a wedding in the area. The cabin provided just what we needed: a place for us to spread out, relax, and enjoy being together. We were so glad that we found it! It was clean and convenient. We would all recommend this house.

  • Submitted: Nov 21, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Bardstown, KY
5

Family Fall Break

  • 5 of 5

The cabin was comfortable for all four families, 10 kids and 8 adults. The location is in the country and it has a very relaxing atmosphere. Lots of privacy! The kids loved the pool in the backyard even though the water is a bit chilly this time of year. The grill was a nice resource for a couple of our meals. The kitchen/living room had plenty of space. The large dinning table was a big hit for the kids, all getting to set together. Barry was very friendly and easy to work with on the dates. We will come back, hopefully in warmer weather.

  • Submitted: Oct 10, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

So quiet and peaceful

  • 5 of 5

We rented this house in July 2016 for a family get together. There were 14 of us and we never felt crowded. The kids loved the pool and all the property to play on. Barry was fantastic with any questions we had and responded right away when I left a message. The house was clean and stocked with plenty of towels. I would not hesitate to recommend this house to others.

  • Submitted: Aug 8, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Franklin, Tenn.
5

Christmas in Kentucky

  • 5 of 5

Our family of eight adults and four children enjoyed a wonderful Christmas at Lucas Lodge last year. The country location is perfect if you want to get away from the hustle and bustle. The home is at the end of a long driveway and there's nothing around it but quiet. Inside, the house is warm and rustic, complete with all wood trim and beams from the surrounding property.

When we arrived a Christmas tree was set up and the home was clean and ready for visitors. There was ample room for us and everyone had plenty of space to spread out, play games, watch TV or walk or run on the property. The owners even had the fridge stocked with bottled water when we arrived! If I had to be picky, some trash had blown up into the backyard near the pool that needed to be picked up and there was a leaky pipe in the upstairs bathroom sink, but neither of those were issues that affected our stay.

Barren River Lake State Park is less than five minutes away for all outdoor activity like golf, hiking, running and many other activities. Glasgow is close for any supplies that you need or restaurants that you want. Highly recommend this cabin!

  • Submitted: Apr 26, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
80 Miles
Nashville Tn
Nearest Golf
3 Miles
Barren River State Park
Nearest Motorway
25 Miles
I65
Nearest Restaurant
3 Miles
Barren River State Park
Car: necessary

30 minutes to Bowling Green Ky , 15 minutes to Glasgow Ky, 15 minutes to Scottsville Ky, 35 minutes to Mammoth Cave National Park and 80 miles to Nashville Tn.

When you turn right from Hwy 87 onto R Whitlow road you will be on a blacktop road. There will be a mailbox on your right with 313 on it and a gravel road going to the right. Follow the gravel road. The location of the house is at the end of the gravel road, not the middle as shown on the map.

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Rates & Availability

Austin Lodge Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Nightly Rate
Jun 12 2017 - Jun 12 2017
3 night minimum stay
$500
 
 
Nightly Rate
Jun 13 2017 - Jun 15 2017
3 night minimum stay
$500
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$500
 

Additional information about rental rates

insurance/damage fee $89
Tax Rate 10.0%

14 day cancellation notice insures deposit refund less $50 fee.
There is an additional charge for number of guests above our maximum limit.

A stay of 3 nights or less, one night rental fee of $500.00 plus tax on one night rental of $50.00 and one time ins. fee of $89.00 for a total of $639.00 is due at time of reservation.
A stay of 4 nights or more, two night rental of $1000.00 plus tax on two night rental of $100.00 and one time ins. fee of $89.00 for a total of $1189.00 is due at time of reservation. Bal is due morning of check in.

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