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Coastal Style Home On Lake Barkley

Bedrooms 5
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 5 nights


About the property

5 Bedrooms, 4.5 Bathrooms, Sleeps 14

If you enjoy the style of coastal Florida and Carolina homes, you will find Carriage Cove your perfect alternative to the long drive to the ocean. Situated on a quiet waterfront location, Carriage Cove is bright, open and inviting. Porches extend around the full perimeter of the home providing ample space for enjoying the outdoors while reading a book or sipping your favorite beverage. As you walk in the front door, you pass through the modern kitchen which leads into a dining and living room area open to the second story. The main level also includes a half bath, laundry area and master suite that can be closed off from the main living area. After a long day of boating and swimming in the sun, enjoy a long shower in the master bathroom. You won't believe the relaxation that the double shower heads, rainfall shower and double jets provide! Sliding glass doors allow for a view of the lake as you drift off to sleep. The kitchen is fully equipped with an extra large side by side refrigerator, flat top stove, oven, microwave and dishwasher. All appliances are less than four years old. Cooking is a dream and seating is no issue with table seating in the dining room for six, counter seating for four and patio seating for six. Our family enjoys cooking breakfast on the side porch table using the provided electric griddle.

Upstairs you will find two bedrooms, both with balconies that look down onto the living room. One bedroom is setup to accommodate six children, and the other contains a king-sized bed. Both have their own private full baths.

Our teenagers enjoy taking control of the downstairs. There you will find another living room area, two bedrooms (both with queen-sized beds) and a full bath. In addition, the downstairs living room provides access to a rubber floored garage bay that contains a ping pong table. Downstairs, sliding glass doors lead to the concrete patio from either the living room area or one of the two bedrooms. We've equipped the patio with two extra long picnic tables and a charcoal grill. The patio is large, with plenty of room for socializing and enjoying a game of corn hole.

Outdoors, there is parking in the semi circle driveway in the front of the home, and a shared driveway leads to additional parking next to the concrete patio out back.

The gently rolling yard leads to the dock with two covered slips. The dock is a beautiful spot to enjoy the late evening, clean the day's catch or jump in for a quick cool-off in the lake. And at the end of the day, it's a simple walk back to the house with your coolers and catch--no steps, no hills.

We are certain you will enjoy our home as much as we do. It's amazing how relaxed a simple weekend at the house makes me feel, and I'm sure it will do the same for you and your friends or family!

More Details

Joe and Marcy
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
April 20, 2018

About Joe and Marcy

Our family lives near Evansville, IN. For years, we boated on the Ohio River and now that our children are older, we have decided to purchase a home on Lake Barkley and enjoy lake life. We have been married for 24 years and have four children, ages 19, 16 and twin 14 year old daughters.

Joe and Marcy purchased this house in 2014

Why Joe and Marcy chose Cadiz

We chose this property because it felt so 'beachy' inside and out. While we would love to someday own an oceanfront property, this house had the coastal style, waterfront location but much closer to home.

What makes this house unique

The area around Barkley and Kentucky Lakes is an antique enthusiast's dream. There are also many quaint restaurants and gift shops; many right in Cadiz. Numerous festivals occur throughout spring, summer and fall. The people in the area have made us feel very at home and we are sure they will make you feel the same.


Cadiz House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 14
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Lakefront ...
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , Main level
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , Luxury shower!
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Located off of upstairs bedroom
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Located off of upstairs bedroom
    Bathroom 5 - toilet , shower , Downstairs
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , Main level master suite
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king , Upstairs bedroom
    Bedroom 3 - 2 bunk bed , Upstairs, each bunk bed sleeps three children
    Bedroom 4 - 1 queen , Downstairs
    Bedroom 5 - 1 queen , Downstairs
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
  • churches
  • marina
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • water skiing


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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Coastal Style Home On Lake Barkley
average rating of 4.9428573 based on 35 reviews

beautiful, spacious home.

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed our stay in Cadiz. The house was all it said it would be. Home Away has been good for us. This was not the first time we have gone through Home Away and we were never disappointed. Thank you for a great family time!!

  • Submitted: Dec 28, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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  • 4 of 5

everything was great nice house nice view all around great weekend thank you so much

  • Submitted: Oct 15, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Our group loved it!

  • 5 of 5

Your home was a lovely place for our group of friends to gather. I kept hearing "I love this house!" during the long weekend we spent there. The rooms are well arranged and the open concept of the family room, dining area and kitchen allowed us to spend time together instead of being in separate rooms. The house is uncluttered, super clean and well-stocked with everything we needed. We all enjoyed time spent on the screened porch and the long covered back porch was our favorite place to gather. The kayaks allowed us to spend some time on the water...many thanks for that! The owners were very helpful and quickly responsive to every question we asked. Thank you for a wonderful time!

  • Submitted: Oct 12, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Everything was as advertised. The house was even nicer than I expected.

  • 5 of 5

Plenty of room for everybody and right on the lake. We had a great weekend. Highly recommended.

  • Submitted: Sep 18, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great place with plenty of room.

  • 5 of 5

We had a great time. Very spacious and had everything described. The water was a little low. It the fish were still biting. We would definitely recomend this place to others.

  • Submitted: Sep 11, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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A wonderful house on the Lake

  • 4 of 5

My family and friends had a wonderful time staying at the Coastal Style Home on Lake Barkley.

We had plenty of room and the back and front porches were great for relaxing. The covered dock was also a plus and the short walk to the lake was great.

The only thing I would change would be to make the downstairs beds more comfortable and to add more comfortable (couch/recliner) seating room to the family room area. We had wonderful weather so we spent most of the time outdoors, however if there had been rain there was not much room in the family room to sit comfortably.

I would definitely rent this property again.

  • Submitted: Aug 24, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $125
Damage Deposit $500

Please refer to rental agreement for cancellation policy. Two night stays will be considered during the low season.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.

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