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Historic "General Store" Lodging, Near the Creation Museum and Ark Encounter

(60 Reviews)

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Last updated: 01/18/2017
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Sleeps:11
  • Bedrooms:3
  • Bathrooms:2
  • Property type:House
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

About the Property

$195-$250 for lower level, $350-$369 for 2 levels. (See Deborah's Guesthouses)

This restored general store is a luxurious oasis. The sky-high ceiling, bronze detailing and brand new kitchen, dining, and living space is sure to help you relax and rejuvenate!

With 3 bedrooms and 2 full baths, this home is perfect for 6-8 adults plus children, with its 2000 square foot downstairs apartment.

(Add the Upstairs Apartment, and comfortably fit 22-23 guests in 6 bedrooms with 4 full baths.)
It's like renting two whole houses, with an adjoining (lockable) door at the base of the stairs! Perfect for groups who want to share, but still have privacy.
(Upstairs remains unoccupied and locked, unless also rented by the downstairs guests.)

Rate: $195 per night (main floor) ($250 Memorial weekend to Labor Day) Sleeps 10-11
Rent the whole building for $350/night ($369/night during high season) (Upstairs AND Downstairs $350-$369/night, 4000 sq. ft. Sleeps 22-23. *Simply book the downstairs online, and include a note that you want the Upstairs as well. Or request a quote...)

Take a step into this once thriving General Store and be amazed by the original elevator that once brought goods from the basement storage up to the store level. Though not functioning anymore, this historic architectural element has been frozen in time during the latest remodel.

Manager

Member since: 2011

Speaks: english
Response time: Within an hour
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 01/18/2017

Property Type

  • House
  • 2000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Staff

Suitability

  • Events Allowed
  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 11, Beds for 9-11

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 2 double, 1 twin/ single

    Double over double bunk bed with twin trundle...moreless

  • Total: Two Queen sized Beds, Two Double Beds, One Twin Bed + One Pull-out Twin Bed, One Rollaway Twin Bed ...moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

Entertainment

  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable:

    Local basic cable channels ...moreless

  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Library
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Boating
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking

Dining

  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Summer season
May 27 - Sep 4, 2017
2 night min stay
$250
Summer
May 25 - Sep 3, 2018
2 night min stay
$250
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$195

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • cleaning fee $100 + tax
  • Tax Rate 11.3%

Notes:

Please include your cell# when booking your reservation.

Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed.

Reservation is confirmed when I receive your deposit.

Tax rate of 11.3% is added (6% Kentucky sales tax + 5.3% KY "transient room" taxes)


Manager's cancellation policy:

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


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Last updated: 01/18/2017
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Location

13 Miles
Nearest Airport
Cincinnati Northern Kentucky International Airport
5.5 Miles
Nearest Motorway
275
0.2 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Petersburg Pantry
16 Miles
Nearest Ski
Perfect North Slopes

5 miles from the Creation Museum.

16 miles from Perfect North Slopes.

 

Manager info

About: Originally from the St. Louis area, I lived in Petersburg from 1998 to 2013. The first time I drove into town looking for a home to buy, the 'Old Petersburg Operahouse' was for sale. Having majored in music many years ago, the old building sent out a siren call for me to buy it! I've been buying and rehabbing in town ever since. In 2011 I opened The Cottage for vacationers. It was a very slow start, and I wondered if it had been the right decision. But soon the Creation Museum guests started arriving--I love my guests! What a joy to interact with these Christian families (many with lots of children :), who are kind and thoughtful...and take care of my home! It was obvious right away that a vacation home offers a much-needed alternative to hotel rooms...most of which cannot accommodate the larger families. Also, the ability to cook your own meals instead of eating out can save money. (And doing a little laundry during vacation can rescue you from a mountain of clothes when you get home...;-) I hope you enjoy the adventure of staying in this historic general store...


Contact us

Speaks: english
Response time: Within an hour
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 01/18/2017

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Photos

  • The General Store

    The General Store

  • Dinning Area

    Dinning Area

  • The cozy living space.

    The cozy living space.

  • Bedroom Number Two, Queen Size Bed, Leisure Chair, and TV with access to netflix

    Bedroom Number Two, Queen Size Bed, Leisure Chair, and TV with access to netflix

  • Bedroom Three: Double over Double with Twin Trundle

    Bedroom Three: Double over Double with Twin Trundle

  • Entry area

    Entry area

  • Bathroom Number One

    Bathroom Number One

  • Kitchen, all new appliances, dishwasher, gas stove

    Kitchen, all new appliances, dishwasher, gas stove

  • Assortment of elegant dish ware

    Assortment of elegant dish ware

  • Breakfast Bar

    Breakfast Bar

  • iHome Dock

    iHome Dock

  • Pull out Bed under the restored elevator.

    Pull out Bed under the restored elevator.

  • Bedroom Number One, Queen Size Bed, Leisure Chair, and TV with access to netflix

    Bedroom Number One, Queen Size Bed, Leisure Chair, and TV with access to netflix

  • Bedroom Three: Double over Double with Twin Trundle

    Bedroom Three: Double over Double with Twin Trundle

  • Bathroom Number One, full bath and shower

    Bathroom Number One, full bath and shower

  • Bathroom

    Bathroom

  • Living Space, Dining Space, Kitchen

    Living Space, Dining Space, Kitchen

  • Kitchen

    Kitchen

  • Access to Laundry Room, Wash Room

    Access to Laundry Room, Wash Room

VRBO #626085

This listing was first published here in 2014.

Date last modified - Wednesday, January 18, 2017

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