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Luxury Lakehouse at Mammoth Cave

Bedrooms 3
Half Baths1
Space 3,500 sq. ft.
Property type chalet
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

3 Bedrooms, 3.5 baths on Nolin Lake. 8 miles from Mammoth Cave main entrance.

Lakefront Luxury Minutes From Mammoth Cave

Majestic, custom-built 3-bedroom, 3 ½-bath waterfront home with incredible lake views. Very secluded wooded setting with all the toys - 3 big-screen TVs, pool table, poker table, bar, two levels of decks and balconies, s'more pit, indoor and outdoor surround sound, and more. Fully stocked gourmet kitchen, outdoor grill and 3 eating areas - inside at 12-person table or outside on the deck or in the gazebo. 3 bedrooms, including master with fireplace, oversized soaker tub. Hardwood and slate floors, granite counters, soaring ceilings, custom furniture. Sleeps 11 comfortably and can accommodate up to 15 guests. The basement has a pullout queen sized sofa for additional sleeping. The standard nightly rates apply for up to 8 guests. Any guests more than 8 require an additional charge of $25 per person per night (for up to 15 guests). There is a large parking pad to accommodate multiple vehicles. A great place to recharge and have fun with family or friends.

Master suite with queen bed on main level. Lower level has bunk beds with double on bottom, twin above, plus sleeper sofa. Upper level has two bedrooms with full beds. Full baths on all three levels. Full-size washer and dryer. Breathtaking lake views from every room, with wraparound decks to fully enjoy the amazing natural beauty that surrounds this gorgeous home.

More Details

Eric and Rebecca Ivy
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
June 28, 2017

About Eric and Rebecca Ivy

We are a married couple who built our dream lake home just after marrying in 2007. We enjoy boating, fishing, water skiing, hiking and spending time with our family. We enjoy the area where our home is located, as there is the beautiful Mammoth Cave National Forest and Park just down the road. We hope you will love our lake home as much as we do.

Eric and Rebecca Ivy purchased this chalet in 2007


Mammoth Cave Chalet Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • chalet
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 3500 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Lakefront
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 12 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet , tub , shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower , Large master bath w/ soaker tub and seperate walk in shower
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , Master bedroom
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double , Guest bedroom
    Bedroom 3 - 1 double , Guest bedroom
    Bedroom 4 - 1 sleep sofa /futon , 1 bunk bed , Queen sleeper sofa and bunk bed with double futon on bottom
  • Rates apply for up to 8 guests. Any guests more than 8 require an additional charge of $25 per person per night (for up to 12 guests).
  • Books
  • Game Room ...
  • Games ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
  • hospital
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • rafting
  • spelunking
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing


Excellent! 4.6/5 -
(17 traveler reviews)

Luxury Lakehouse at Mammoth Cave
average rating of 4.5882354 based on 17 reviews
Fort wayne, Indiana

The home and view are wonderful. It was dirty, the sleeper sofa is broken, and smells like dogs.

  • 1 of 5

We had a misplaced key issue so we could not check in and waited several hours, it seemed as though the property had not been checked over before our arrival. Not sure what happened as the owner assured us it was supposed to be all prepared before we arrived. I feel the price of the rental did not match the quality it is advertised as.

  • Submitted: Mar 5, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We apologize if your stay was not up to par with what you expected. As you can see, from previous reviews, that is not the norm for our guests. The missing key, while inconvenient for all, was literally an act of nature, as a squirrel had managed to take the key into a nearby tree. We raced to the house from Louisville as quickly as possible, and did offer you a free night in the future. We are unaware of the sleeper sofa being broken, and have since checked on it, and have found it to be in working condition. It seems there were plenty of other sleeping options, if you had the amount of guests that you reported. If you had more guests, we were not made aware of this fact. As far as the dog smell, our housekeeper came and rewashed everything. We were not made aware of, nor gave permission for, a previous guest to bring a dog, but we do apologize and hope we remedied the problem. We hope that you will take advantage of the free night we offered for your inconvenience, and look forward to hearing from you in the near future. Sincerely, Eric and Rebecca Ivy
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Country Escape

  • 5 of 5

We spent the Thanksgiving holiday at the Mammoth Cave Lake house. It was clean, in a scenic setting, well equipped, comfortable beds, and welcoming. We enjoyed our holiday and made some great memories. The only suggestion is the lighting is a little dark, but that could be the type of lights and a few replacements needed. It is an easy fix I think. We loved it.

  • Submitted: Nov 26, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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This place is AMAZING

  • 5 of 5

There are rarely places you see on these sites that exceed your expectations and this place did just that! It's beautiful with all the amenities (plus some) you could possibly ever want for an amazing stay at Nolin Lake. I will definitely be coming back!

  • Submitted: Jul 25, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Wonderful luxury Lakehouse

  • 5 of 5

The cabin was beautiful and had plenty of space for everyone. We could have slept 10 comfortably for sure! The property was very clean and the owner was very hospitable and answered any questions we had during our stay. The view was amazing! I would love to come back during the summer when we could utilize the outdoor space and deck area.

  • Submitted: Jan 20, 2016
  • Stayed: Jan 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Louisville, KY

Amazing place to stay!!!

  • 5 of 5

We had so much FUN and would recommend to all. Thank you for a immaculate place. The access to the lake is a nice little walk too.

  • Submitted: Nov 11, 2015
  • Stayed: Nov 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wonderful cabin with an amazing view!

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful experience at this quiet cabin!

  • Submitted: Sep 10, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Car: necessary


Rates & Availability

Mammoth Cave Chalet Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 8 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $500
Pet Fee $100
Cleaning fee $225
Tax Rate 11.0%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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