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Hilltop Hide A Way Log Home.......................................

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 748 sq. ft.
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

This is a two Bed room Two story Log home with 1 1/2 baths, cabin has all the furnishings for your comfort nothing to bring except food,all linings and cookware coffee pot, micro,furnished,one queen bed, one double, one single,sofa ,satellite TV.Grill,picnic table,front porch swing,relax and watch the deer , fishing pond,................................................................................................................................................................................................................................


Owner
Barbara Sparks
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
August 22, 2017

About Barbara Sparks

My Husband and I have repurposed several cabins in the last 30 years, we enjoy sharing them with you .We have the cabin my grandparents built in early 1900 ,moved to our property.We also enjoy motorcycling,on our Harley's.

Barbara Sparks purchased this cabin in 1990

Why Barbara Sparks chose Indiana

We purchased this property because of the location.

What makes this cabin unique

Our cabin is the only one in the Richmond area so that makes it a special place to stay.

Amenities

Richmond Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 748 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: Flexible / Check-out: Noon
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed ...
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Downtown
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 1/2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , 1/2 bath downstairs
  • BATH ROOM HAS SHOWER TUB COMBO----1/2 BATH DOWNSTAIRS
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double , 1 twin/ single , 2 sleep sofa /futon , sofa bed in livingroom
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • boating
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • ice skating
  • rafting
  • skiing
  • water skiing
Notes:
If you are looking for a quiet place to relax and get away from all the traffic and noise, this is the place to hear the birds sing,and drink your coffee on the front porch.

Reviews

Excellent! 4.3/5 -
(8 traveler reviews)

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Hilltop Hide A Way Log Home.......................................
average rating of 4.25 based on 8 reviews
4

Relaxing

  • 4 of 5

We enjoyed our stay there. It is as advertised. The owners are easy to work with and nice people. It is only a few minutes away from Richmond, several antique malls and restaurants, but it really feels like you are far removed from the city. It was a good get-a-way for my daughter, wife and myself. God Bless

  • Submitted: Aug 11, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Enjoyed having your family please come back
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5

Great cabin and host!

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful Thanksgiving weekend at Barbara's cabin. She was a wonderful host, The cabin is charming. Richmond is surprisingly beautiful with rolling hills and horsefarms. It felt more like Virginia or Kentucky than most of the midwest. My wife and I will take our kids next time.

  • Submitted: Nov 28, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Relaxing and convenient

  • 5 of 5

We stayed here with our baby and friends when visiting Richmond for an Earlham College reunion. Cabin was very convenient to campus and town and had everything we needed. It was clean and well appointed, with tons of bedding/blankets provided that we didn't end up needing since it didn't get very cold. Beds were not super comfy but certainly good enough! Very nice sized cabin and would have been fine for a group larger than ours as well, with multiple rooms, two bathrooms, and a large open main floor living space. Especially loved sitting out on the porch enjoying the beautiful fall evening air. Thanks for a lovely stay, we'll definitely be back if visiting the area again.

  • Submitted: Oct 24, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your nice response sorry we didn't get to meet out of town new grand baby. Thanks for leaving cabin clean Barbara
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2

Quaint older property on owner's compound

  • 2 of 5

This log home is on a piece of land with 3 other homes, 2 of which are permanently occupied, and one which is an unoccupied older log cabin. It's furnished creatively and has lots of character, but lighting is dim and furniture is well worn. Not recommended for children or those who prefer privacy. The owner's front porch overlooks the small fishing pond, and the other neighboring home is pretty close to rental. The water didn't work while we were there, but apparently turned on later. The terrain is suprisingly hilly.

That said, Barbara & her neighbor were friendly and helpful. It wasn't the best choice for a single mom w/kids, but might be good for more adventurous folks who are looking for a step up from camping. It has lots of neat decor, an open kitchen w/cookware,etc, and is in a quiet area. Bring sleeping bags in case you prefer your own bedding & stop for groceries in town. About 30 min from Hueston Woods State Park, and 15 min from Richmond area.

  • Submitted: Sep 1, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: A bit disappointed with this post since I have 2 new sofas and leather chair don't know where the well worn comes from,also a step up from camping, air condition and two bath rooms, is quite a step up, beds have sheets and blankets,but thanks for the good part. Barbara
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4

Cabin sits on a very lovely yard.

  • 4 of 5

Brought my mom, aunt and son for a 2 night visit. They really enjoyed the property. Barbara and her husband were very sweet. Would love to go back again.

  • Submitted: Aug 3, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great Place

  • 5 of 5

Stayed for 2 nights and met up with another couple

My wife and I and another couple met her for a weekend motorcycle getaway and to plan some future long trip rides. What a fantastic place to get away from it all. Owners Cliff and Barb are great people who treated us like family. Both of them ride Harleys and we got to know them pretty well. Nothing better than sitting on the front porch in the evening, having a beer and rain on the metal porch roof. The cabin is old fashion and true to its nature. If you want a 5 star, go somewhere else. If you want relaxation in the country and that old log cabin feel with modern features, stay here. We will be back in the future. Allan, Vickie, Tom and Sandy

  • Submitted: Jul 22, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
40 Miles
Dayton ohio
Nearest Motorway
5 Miles
I 70
Nearest Ski
20 Miles
Brookville in
Car: recommended

We are just 5 miles from the largest antique mall under roof, Centerville In,also private shops.

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Rates & Availability

Richmond Cabin Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$160
$980
 

Additional information about rental rates

No pets. service animals only. check in 2 out 12 special check in on request.Guest are required to leave cabin clean all dishes washed,floor swept.Remove sheets.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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