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Fish Camp. Perfect for Fishermen & Families - easy stroll to boat launch area!!

Sleeps14
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Property type chateau / country house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

5 Bedroom, 2 & Half Bath, Boat Garage, Ample Parking, Seconds From Boat Launch!

Guntersville Fish Camp

A 1940's brick cottage recently refurbished and resting amid giant oak trees with a lavish fenced yard. All 300 yards from perfectly located public boat launch on world renowned bass fishing tournament lake, Lake Guntersville.

Fish Camp offers five comfortable, cozy bedrooms and two and one half baths. Each bedroom has a different feel. The king room is spacious with a water view and luxurious new mattress. There are three queen rooms. One queen room is located downstairs with a private bath, cozy seating area and private back patio exit. The other two queen rooms are located on the second floor. Both with seating areas, closets, wonderful new mattresses and a convenient bathroom. The bunk room is on the first floor just off the kitchen and den. This room has two sets of bunks and comfortable sitting area. Perfect for Fishermen, Families, Hunters, Golfers, Boaters, Reunions, Weddings, Retreats, Mountain bikers and Hikers.

Minutes away from the Lake Guntersville and Buck's Pocket State Parks, Gunter's Landing and other public facilities geared for relaxation and you in mind.

The Fish Camp has two enclosed garages with battery charging ports and automatic garage doors located next to a boat washing station. Washing brushes available for your convenience. All doors are secure with a key coded lock. Protect and secure your family and most prized fishing and recreational equipment.

Fish Camp is pet and child friendly. The extensive yard is completely fenced to protect loved ones.

The cabin has plenty of parking for boats, cars, trailers and more.

Relax on one of three patio areas after a day of lake fun. Lake views from the front and side porches. The covered back porch has a comfy swing, table, chairs and benches for everyone to gather.

The fish cleaning station with sink, sprayer and hose are readily available. Prepare the days catch on the grill provided.

Inside the cottage, satellite TV and DVD players are yours to enjoy. Large maps in the den provide a bird's eye view of the entire Lake Guntersville waterway. Helping you to plan your day on the water.

Heated and air-conditioned, the cottage has everything you need. The kitchen is fully stocked with a refrigerator, microwave, oven and coffee pot. Dishes, cookware, glasses along with eating utensils are at the ready.

Cozy up with a cup of coffee in the quaint kitchen bistro, or all can gather at the large farm house table. Check out the flat screen TV in dining area. Watch the weather for the day or other entertainment.

Laundry room offers washer and dryer just off the kitchen.

Fish Camp is located approximately two miles from the heart of the city of Guntersville. Plenty of stores and specialty shops for your convience. A variety of locally owned restaurants offer a diverse menu from a burger at Char Burger to fine dining at Rock House to enjoy.

Available nightly, weekly or monthly, Fish Camp on Lake Guntersville. We look forward to seeing you soon!!

Key words:

Bass

Cabin

Cottage

Golfers

Bunk Beds

Guntersville Lake

Tennessee River

Vacation

Wedding

Reunion

Weekend Rental

More Details

Owner
Cheryl McCoy
Member since: 2014
Premier Partner

This VRBO partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great traveler experience.

Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
January 20, 2018

About Cheryl McCoy

Our family moved to Guntersville in 2000. We fell in love with the people who were warm and welcoming.

Our children loved having the lake available for so many fun activities. Many days after school we would jump on our old pontoon boat and cook dinner on board. The favorite menu included chili dogs, chips and chocolate chip cookies.

Saturday or Sunday after church we may stop at the Piggly Wiggly and load up on fried chicken, mashed potatoes and green beans. Then we were off for a day of fishing, site seeing or skiing.

We have been blessed to be able to call Guntersville home.

Cheryl McCoy purchased this chateau / country house in 2014

Amenities

Guntersville Chateau / Country House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • chateau / country house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 14
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered ...
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Lake View ...
Theme:
  • Budget
  • Family
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage ...
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet
  • 2 full baths / 1 half bath.
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 4 bunk bed
    Bedroom 4 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 5 - 1 queen
  • DOWNSTAIRS: Bedroom 1 has a king size bed with adjoins common full bath. Bedroom 2 has a queen bed with private full bath. Bedroom 3 has 4 bunk beds. UPSTAIRS: Bedroom 4 has one queen bed and private half bath. Bedroom 5 has one queen bed.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Attractions:
  • churches
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing

Reviews

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Fish Camp. Perfect for Fishermen & Families - easy stroll to boat launch area!!
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5

Awesome!!!

  • 5 of 5

We are family of 9 adults and 6 children ranging in age from 8 months to 85 years old. We had a BLAST!!!! Cold weather and all. The whole setup was ideal for us, everything clean and accessible. We all loved being there and are looking at our calendars to work out for us to be able to stay for an entire week this summer.

  • Submitted: Jan 1, 2018
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Anyone would be lucky to have these folks as guests. Very communicative, helpful, and have great suggestions.
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Not satisfied

  • 2 of 5

The best part of our stay was that we had sufficient bedrooms to accommodate our family size. We intended to have 10 people but ended up with 8 instead so we weren't cramped up or bumping into each other. On the other hand, it appears that no effort was made at all to ensure the house had been thoroughly cleaned before we arrived or within the recent two month. It smelled stale, stuffy, and as if fish had been inside and there was no hint that any cleaning products were used. The linen on the beds weren't clean, hairs were found within the sheets therefore we pulled them off and washed them before we got settled on the first day and didn't put them back on the beds until the morning of our departure (Dec 27th). We brought our own sheets and pillowcases just as of habit of being prepared and used them during our stay. The space heaters in each room wasn't sufficient to adequately heat that house especially in the winter months as this house never got to a warm temperature. They did assist in taking the cold edge off so that we could function. The garbage cans were already full when we arrived leaving us no choice but to place our bags on top of the cans. The internet signal was weak and there were only 2 TV's in the entire home with the best working being in the Dining Room which was not the most comfortable place to relax and watch. There were dishes in the cabinet that were not thoroughly cleaned. A frying pan still had a lot of grease sitting in the bottom and along the sides. There were spider webs all upstairs and in many of the closets. Lastly, the house is on a busy main street where large 18 wheelers frequently travel making if a little difficult backing out of the driveway. I'm not sure who's the responsible person for cleaning but there should be some over sight to make sure that any tenant's stay of pleasant at least during the week of the rental. This would have eliminated many of our core concerns. We loved the area and plan on coming back soon!

  • Submitted: Dec 28, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Fish Camp has had many repeat customers over the three years we've been successfully renting it. We have over a 4.4 rating over the three-year period. If you had some things you were concerned about we would have been delighted to take care of them and given the opportunity to correct them. Unfortunately during the five days you were there we were never contacted or informed of a problem. We're sorry we didn't meet your expectations. Best of luck to you and yours in the coming new year. Cheryl McCoy
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4

The stay was great, everyone enjoyed the time together.

  • 4 of 5

Several family members were able to spend time together that normally would not have been able to. The first night was so cold, due to a defective circuit breaker. It was 54' degrees in several rooms. The maintenance man fixed the problem early the next morning, the rest of our stay was great. I highly recommend the Fish Camp for your stay in Guntersville, AL.

  • Submitted: Nov 29, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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3

Good

  • 3 of 5

The house was fine. The living room furniture was not very comfortable, but adequate. The bed slept great. The big fenced in yard was great. Little noisy from the trains and trucks from the plant. For guys fish camp would be great. A awesome double guarg that you can put two 21 ft boats in with no problem. Keep your gear safety locked up and out of the weather. There is a small public ramp down the road and you're less than ten minutes from larger public ramps around the lake. Minutes from food. As far as wives go it maybe missing that flare. Cheryl was very accommodating and replied promptly to messages.

  • Submitted: Aug 27, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Sylvan Springs Alabama
4

Good location

  • 4 of 5

Plenty of room for our overnight training session

Loved the large dining room table

Everyone was comfortable

  • Submitted: Jul 27, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Hope you come again
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Morgantown, Indiana
5

Not Just for Fishing

  • 5 of 5

Get-together for the whole family. Five adult children, six grand-children, two dogs all in a safe fenced in yard. Had cool-outs, played games and just hung out together. Enjoyed the town of Guntersville, small shops & good food. The lake, state park, beach, walking trails, left little time for fishing.

  • Submitted: Jun 14, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: So happy to hear that you had a wonderful time. That's what our cottage is for/ families, friends and fun!. Please come back whenever you are close to Guntersville. Thank you, Cheryl
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Map

Nearest Airport
2 Miles
Guntersville Airport
Nearest Golf
5 Miles
Gunterslanding
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
Highway431 and Highway 227
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
Rock House and Char Burger
Car: recommended

Guntersville has a number of enjoyable activities for the whole family. Lake Guntersville ranks as one of the top fishing lakes in the country.

Guntersville has wonderful restaurants, beautiful walking trails, incredible horse stables and an outstanding state park.

Come catch a fish, ride a horse, hike a trail, play golf or tennis, or just enjoy the amazing setting.

Enjoy Guntersville's city parks with tennis courts, paves trails for biking, walking, running or rollerblading.

Canoes, paddle boats and kayaks can be rented along the shoreline.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $150
housekeeping $75 + Tax
Tax Rate 12.0%

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.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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