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Cozy Texoma Cabin near water! Fish or Swim 2 Blocks away!

Bedrooms 2
Space 1,100 sq. ft.
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights


About the property

The fishing is good! Step back to a simpler time and place in this charming 1960 vintage lake cabin! Nicely modernized cabin sits on generous (near 1/2 acre) shady wooded lot near crest of hill leading down to the lake. Pull-through driveway makes for easy boat trailer in/ out. Has 2 bedrooms each with a king size bed. Two large window seats double as beds. Great open concept kitchen, dining and living areas. Nice front deck. Rear gathering area with fire pit and charcoal grill. The lake is just a short stroll down the hill. Fish hot sand bass and striper action right from the beach! We have up to 4 kayaks available for a modest rental fee. Ask us about availability when you book. Need a bigger boat? Call Cedar Bayou Marina, just a few miles away.

Make your next stay just steps away from Sherwood Shores beach area and minutes from Cedar Mills Marina.

Local TV channels available. No phone, cable, or wi-fi.

Cabin size: 1050 sq. ft.

Meals: Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Minimum Age To Rent: Must be 25 to rent home. Valid ID and/or signed rental agreement may be required prior to arrival.

Children Welcome


Pet policy: Dogs only will be considered.. No more than 2. A $50 pet fee is required per animal at time of booking.

Bedrooms: 2

Bedroom 1: 1 king 

Bedroom 2: 1 king

Window beds: 2 (foam cushions-not mattresses)

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

Bathroom 2: toilet, shower


DVD Player





Fishing guides

Local Services & Businesses:



Boat and canoe rentals - Cedar Bayou Marina and Blackbeard Marine.

Sports & Adventure Activities:


Jet Skiing





Dining area seats 7


Central Heat and AC

Washer & Dryer

Hair Dryer

Linens Provided

Beach towels provided


Coffee Maker

Dishes & Utensils


Electric Range






Picnic table

Outdoor chairs

Fire pit


Charcoal grill

Check-in: 3pm

Check-out: 11am

More Details

Jim Cromer
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
March 22, 2018

About Jim Cromer

Longtime Texas resident. Currently working as petroleum engineer in Oklahoma City. Also owns Sherwood Oaks Lodge in Gordonville VRBO #835545, Sherwood Pines Inn in Gordonville VRBO #905205, and Sherwood Hills Cottage in Gordonville VRBO #972021

Jim Cromer purchased this cabin in 2015

Why Jim Cromer chose Gordonville

Quick walk down the hill for great beach swimming and shore fishing for sand bass and striper.

What makes this cabin unique

Pull-through driveway makes it easy to manage your trailer and boat.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Everything we needed was right here. We were 4 adults but next time we would love to bring the kids. The water is perfectly close so we had our breakfast down there! We have also decided to leave our tiki lights for the next families to enjoy outside like we did. We thought that if each time we come we leave a little something behind for the next families and make it like a tradition. Can't wait to come back! God bless!
Sep 2015
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Gordonville Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1100 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only ...
  • Leave used beds unmade.
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 7 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , pedestal sink
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king
  • 2 window seats double as beds. Each can accommodate one adult. Foam pads not mattresses.
  • DVD Player
  • Television
  • Video Library ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • limited accessibility ...
  • restaurants
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hunting
  • hunting small game
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • water tubing
Check-in: 3pm Check-out: 11am. Trash bags are provided. All trash generated during the rental period should be placed in trash bag(s) and left in large trash can located either behind the house or at the Little John entrance.


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Cozy Texoma Cabin near water! Fish or Swim 2 Blocks away!
average rating of 4.8070173 based on 65 reviews

Great house!

  • 5 of 5

Such a nice getaway! Quiet neighborhood and clean house stocked with all the essentials for a weekend getaway!

  • Submitted: Mar 14, 2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
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The cabin provided the perfect atmosphere for a relaxing vacation!

  • 5 of 5

The cabin was very clean and the beds were comfortable. We enjoyed sitting around the table drinking coffee and playing card games. The fire pit was perfect for cooking s’mores and sharing family stories. It was a great weekend!

  • Submitted: Feb 1, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
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Great cabin

  • 5 of 5

Great weekend stay with family. Everything was provided in the cabin. Clean cabin and heat worked really good over the cold weekend. Would recommend it and stay again.

  • Submitted: Jan 1, 2018
  • Stayed: December 2017
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beautiful property, cozy cabin with everything you need for your stay also a great location

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed our stay at catfish cabin! It was very easy to find and located within walking distance to the lake. We also enjoyed dinner at the restaurant located at Cedar Mills Marina which was mile or so away. The cabin was fully stocked with everything we needed and a very nice, cozy enjoyable place to relax and unwind. There were 4 of us on our trip but there would be room for a few more, no problem. A great size place and we enjoyed a fire in the fire pit. We even got invited to the neighborhood chili cook-off! Thanks so much for a blessed weekend! We will definitely be back to this property in the near future!

  • Submitted: Nov 6, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
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  • 5 of 5

it was better than thought it would be. very clean and nice.

  • Submitted: Oct 29, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
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Great place to stay

  • 5 of 5

Had such a great time!! Very clean cabin and spacious for my sister and I enjoyed building puzzles and sitting outside by the fire pit .... Can't wait to be able to stay again

  • Submitted: Oct 29, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
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Nearest Airport
2 Miles
Cedar Mills air strip
Nearest Barpub
3 Miles
Willis OK or Cedar Mills Marina
Nearest Golf
5 Miles
Buncombe Creek Golf Course
Nearest Restaurant
2.5 Miles
Pelican's Landing
Nearest Beach
0.1 Miles
Sherwood Shores Park

Buncombe Creek lake shore golf course just across the bridge in Willis, OK. Night clubs in Gordonville and Willis OK. Juniper Point public boat ramps and RV park nearby at south end of Willis Bridge. Striper fishing guide services operate out of Gordonville marinas such as Cedar Mills, Cedar Bayou and Walnut Creek, and in Oklahoma at nearby Buncombe Creek. Get your live bait and fishing tips nearby from Mike Weber Live Bait and Tackle, 96 Greenbriar Dr. in Gordonville. Daily rental boat slips available at Cedar Mills Marina just 2.5 miles away. Barbecue and catfish specialty restaurants along U.S. 377 on both sides of the lake. Rent a boat, canoe or kayak from Cedar Bayou Marina or Blackbeard's Marine.

Public hunting and fishing access at Fobb Bottom Wildlife Management Area just across the bridge in Oklahoma. Check Oklahoma Department of Wildlife Conservation for more information.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $150
Pet Fee $50 + Tax
Cleaning Fee $60
Tax Rate 6.0%

Rental agreement will be electronically signed/accepted at time of booking. Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed.
Landlord will consider pets. No more than 2 dogs allowed. Pet fee required. NO SMOKING ALLOWED INSIDE THE HOME. Smoking is permitted outside only. Butts to be disposed of properly and placed in trash can at time of departure.

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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