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Tall Tales! Perfect for 2 to 10 - Covered Parking/Power - WIFI - Pet Friendly

Bedrooms 4
Space 1,280 sq ft
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

Located mid-lake at the Waterfront boat ramp between Guntersville and Scottsboro

Tall Tales is a fabulous 4BR, 2BA (full) cabin that has a rustic feel inside. Accommodating groups up to 10 guests, it's a wonderful place to relax after a long day of fishing, shopping or exploring all that NE Alabama has to offer.

You'll enter the D&E Landing 2 acre property through one of four different driveways which makes for easy access. As you drive up to the cabin you'll see the large 30' long carport where your boat or vehicle will be parked. You've got 16 outlets for charging batteries and the fluorescent lighting makes it feel like daylight even during a dark moon!

The front door opens into the completely open concept great room, dining area and kitchen. You're greeted by a comfy large sofa and loveseat plus a big screen TV powered by DirecTV. Go ahead and fire up your unlimited free WIFI as you'll get a great signal both inside and outside of the cabin!

As you walk further into the cabin you pass the dining table and area as you head toward the kitchen. In the kitchen you'll find full sized appliances plus a microwave, coffee maker with filters, toaster and of course dishware and cookware to make some memorable meals. If you prefer, there's casual dining for 4 at the bar adjacent to the dining area.

Each of the 4 bedrooms is located on a corner of the cabin with a full bath on each side in the middle of 2 bedrooms, it couldn't be more convenient! You have a queen and twin in two of the bedrooms and either 2 o 3 twins in the final two bedrooms depending on your needs. There's also a closet for hanging clothes in each bedroom.

The bathrooms are very spacious. Each features a large shower stall and plenty of fresh towels - just add soap!

If you travel with pets just ask, in most cases we're happy to have them as guests too. Our 2 acre property also offers plenty of additional parking with power to charge batteries for vehicles and boats.

The D&E Landing difference includes:

- David and Edna personally operating every aspect of the business

- A guarantee that you will not find cleaner accommodations anywhere

- Only stand alone beds - no bunk beds

- Central HVAC and a washer/dryer in every property

- Your personal concierges available when you need us!

More Details

David & Edna
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
April 22, 2018

About David & Edna

D & E Landing, LLC is named after us, David and Edna. The name came to Edna literally as we were signing the documents to purchase the property.

Edna's a native Alabamian who grew up in Phenix City. David grew up outside of Boston but found his way to Alabama in the middle 80's. We fell in love with Northeast Alabama after spending 4 years outside of Gadsden before moving to Memphis, TN for 20 years.

Lake Guntersville called to us in the spring of 2013 and we decided it was time to go home permanently! We are, like many couples in Alabama, a house divided. Edna's the Alabama football fan and David'd the Auburn fan. Iron bowl Saturdays are always interesting around our house!

David hunts and fishes the area and is always happy to help with any information you need. Edna's a shopper, and will guide you to every place within 60 miles to get a bargain on almost anything! Between us we've got you covered.

We both love to meet people, make new friends and serve our guests. We believe in delivering the maximum value for your dollar and will do whatever it takes to ensure you have a fantastic time at Lake Guntersville and in the Northeast Alabama area!

Please don't hesitate to let us know if you need anything at all - we're here to help!

David & Edna purchased this cabin in 2013

Why David & Edna chose Marshall County

Tall Tales is located mid-lake on Highway 79 making it an easy drive to most of the boat ramps on the lake. If you're not a fisherman, you'll only have a short drive to Guntersville, Scottsboro or Huntsville. There you'll find plenty of activities to choose from including:

- Fantastic shopping in all these locations (just ask Edna)

- Cathedral Caverns

- Hiking at the State Park

- Space and Rocket Center

- Lake City Amusement Park (opening April 2016)

- Many golfing opportunities including 2 Robert Trent Jones Trail courses

What makes this cabin unique

Our property sits on 2 beautiful acres with great views of the lake and surrounding mountains. Tall Tales sleeps up to 10 guests!

There are 4 different driveways making it very easy to enter, exit and move around if you have a boat or trailer. Every cabin has covered parking for at least 2 boats/vehicles with power to charge you batteries and there's no need to unhook. We have plenty of additional parking with power available at every cabin as well.

You will not find cleaner lodging anywhere at the lake as Edna and David take care of everything at the property personally. We live in Guntersville and are always available should you need anything at all!

Guestbook comments from the owner

Had another good trip to D&E Landing.

The cabin was furnished really good and really clean, nothing to complain about.

I will only go to Guntersville if D&E Landing have a cabin available.

Thanks David and Edna for making the trip so hassle free!
Apr 2018
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Marshall County Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1280 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only ...
  • Number of guests staying at or visiting may not exceed the number of guests in the reservation request. This includes both day or overnight guests.
Location Type:
  • Lake View
  • Water View
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Free Wifi
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom #2 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom #1 - toilet , shower
  • You will find plenty of fresh towels upon arrival!
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom #1 - 1 queen , 1 twin/ single
    Bedroom #3 - 3 twin/ single
    Bedroom #4 - 3 twin/ single
    Bedroom #2 - 1 queen , 1 twin/ single
  • All beds are stand-alone, you won't find any bunk-beds in our cabins.
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • churches
  • marina
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • sailing
  • spelunking
  • swimming
  • water skiing


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Tall Tales! Perfect for 2 to 10 - Covered Parking/Power - WIFI - Pet Friendly
average rating of 5.0 based on 28 reviews

David & Edna provide an excellent place to stay, they were very accommodaging.

  • 5 of 5

The property is very clean and furnished nice, David & Edna checked to make sure all of our needs during our stay were met, I highly recommend this property. I will definitely reserve this property on our next fishing trip!

  • Submitted: Nov 8, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great cabin, roomy and comfortable

  • 5 of 5

Tall Tales was great! Comfy furniture and lots of space in main living area, 2 large bathrooms, everything was neat and clean. David and Edna were great hosts, providing lots of info ahead of time and checking in with us.

  • Submitted: Dec 1, 2016
  • Stayed: November 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Claire, we greatly appreciate you and your family spending your Thanksgiving Holiday with us in Tall Tales. We're very happy you were pleased with the cabin and hope to see you again on a future trip to our area! David & Edna
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Highly recommend!

  • 5 of 5

We stayed in the Tall Tales cabin with 4 people for the week. The cabin was very clean, comfortable, and a perfect location on the lake. The gas station and boat ramps were close by. If you are bringing a boat Tall Tales cabin is perfect as far as parking with the pull through covering right at the front door and it's well lit. We were able to meet the owner David who checked on us regularly. It was nice for him to be available if needed. We highly recommend this property and look forward to coming back soon! Thank you D&E.

  • Submitted: Oct 29, 2016
  • Stayed: October 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Very nice!!!

  • 5 of 5

Everything about the stay was great. Jim came by checking on us and seeing if we needed anything. Everything was clean and neat. You will not be disappointed in this property at all. Just watch out for where you dock your boat we parked at a little ramp in the trees and when we came back our window was smashed out. So choose a nice public ramp to dock at and your stay will be amazing!!

  • Submitted: Aug 15, 2016
  • Stayed: March 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

David and Edna are great hosts!! David came to check on us to make sure everything was in order, he gave us some site seeing spots that were great! The cabins they have are wonderful very neat and clean, they have everything there to do laundry and cook with so you don't have to worry with that! You will not be disappointed if you choose to stay with them!!!

  • Submitted: Aug 1, 2016
  • Stayed: July 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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The Best!!!

  • 5 of 5

David and Edna are excellent hosts, offering the best accomodations at a great location. Plan to return again next year!

  • Submitted: Apr 21, 2016
  • Stayed: April 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
40 Miles
Huntsville, AL
Nearest Golf
20 Miles
Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail Courses
Car: necessary




Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $25 + Tax
Tax Rate 6.0%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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