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Family Friendly, Lake Front Property, 5 Bedroom 3 Bath With Deep Water Access

Bedrooms 5
Space 2,600 sq ft
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights


About the property

5 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms, Sleeps 15

Step into our house on Lake Sinclair and you are immediately on vacation and creating memories. Family meals on the lakeside picnic table, nights around the fire pit or lounging all day in the hammock are some of our favorite things to do!

Our two story home is the perfect family getaway for a trip you will never forget. The 5 bedrooms include 1 king, 2 queen and 2 full size beds located on both the top and bottom stories. We also have three full bathrooms, with the master bathroom including double sinks, shower, and Jacuzzi tub. There are air mattresses available to provide extra sleeping space. Direct porch access to view the sun as is comes up and goes down over the water is available from almost every room. The view is breathtaking! Our rooms are equip with its own cable and Bluray player, and for indoor day, there is a selection of board games.

Our home is just as beautiful outside as it is inside. Deep water access and 400 feet of sea wall surround are just one of the benefits to our lake life! Our home is locally known for some of the best fishing around! The dock has area to lounge under the sun or in the shade with a picnic table and outdoor cooler ready to be used. There is a community boat ramp within just a few miles of the property and is available for guest usage. We have a fire pit made perfect for creating your own s'more recipe and a hammock for mid afternoon naps. With only a 30 minute drive to Milledgeville, an evening movie, dinner and night on the town is easy to do.

We are family owned and operated and started opening up our home for other families to enjoy in 2015. The Maierhoffer family loves the lake and are excited to extend their welcome to other families. Please contact us and we will do everything possible make our home your Lake Sinclair vacation dream.

More Details

Property Manager
Lauren Amason
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
April 20, 2018

About Lauren Amason

Hank and Ginny were raised in the same town in south Florida, but did not meet until moving to a small a rural town in Georgia during their high school years. They have two daughters who are both attending school at Georgia Southern University. Hank is an airline pilot for Delta and is the manager of the local airport in their hometown. Ginny managed rental property near the Georgia Southern Campus for over twenty years and was a stay at home mom.

Hank and Ginny Maierhoffer purchased the home is 2005 with the plan to renovate and sell. However, plans changed when they fell in love with the home. Since then, they have opened it up to family friends and church groups. Now, they are ready to welcome more guests to enjoy their beautiful home.

Lauren Amason purchased this house in 2005


Sparta House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2600 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 15
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Lakefront ...
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 12 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Master Bath - toilet , shower , jetted tub
    Downstair Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Upstairs Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 15
  • Upstairs Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , Amenities: 32" LED TV & Bluray Player
    Downstairs Bedroom 1 - 1 double , Amenities: 32" LED TV & Bluray Player
    Master - 1 king , Amenities: 32" LED TV , Bluray Player, Cable, Master Bath
    Upstairs Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , Amenities: 32" LED TV , Bluray Player, & Cable
    Downstairs Bedroom 2 - 1 double , Amenities: 32" LED TV , Bluray Player, & Cable
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • marina
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • scenic drives
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • jet skiing
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
There is a local boat ramp available if you have your own water craft. We also have a fire pit that is perfect for late night chats.


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(21 traveler reviews)

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Family Friendly, Lake Front Property, 5 Bedroom 3 Bath With Deep Water Access
average rating of 5.0 based on 21 reviews

Perfect for groups, beautiful views, an overall great experience

  • 5 of 5

The property owners have really outdone themselves with this lake house. We had a larger group come together for a birthday weekend and this could not have been a more perfect experience. The distance to any store is about 30 minutes, but we didn't mind it in the least bit because we packed plenty of food and other necessities for the whole weekend. And even though there is wifi, the only reason to use your phone here is to take pictures of the incredible lake views! Thank you so much for letting us stay and we will be back as soon as possible!

  • Submitted: Jan 26, 2017
  • Stayed: January 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for such a kind review! We look forward to having you stay again in the near future!
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Great stay for a bunch of Folks!!

  • 5 of 5

This is a nice lake house, right next to the lake. There is plenty of room for the 14 people we had for the extended family holiday weekend. The five bedrooms provided enough bedspace for the adults and the kids found plenty of floor space for the air mattresses. The kitchen with the large island was great for feeding a crowd. There was enough space for everyone in the living/dining room. The porches were great even though it was a little chilly.

After a few days of rain some of the dirt roads were a little tricky, but manageable. Bring extra towels if you are bringing more than ten people.

You need to be prepared to get away from it all and enjoy each other and the lake - it is definitely out of town.

  • Submitted: Jan 15, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Perfect family vacation

  • 5 of 5

This was a perfect house for our family we had a wonderful time. There are so many great aspects of this home and property. My grandchildren will talk about this visit for a long time! everyone was very comfortable there and very appreciative of the quality and the comfort of the house and the fact that we were able to use it. We had family here from Indiana County Pennsylvania, Panama City Beach Florida, Southaven Mississippi and Augusta Georgia; ranging in age from 1 year old to 84 years old. Grandma made great use of the beautiful porch to watch 10 of her great grandchildren play and enjoy the water.

We brought our boat from Pennsylvania and it was so worth it, the Lake was awesome. The boys caught and grilled catfish too! Evidently they (catfish) like hotdogs!

Please thank the owners for us, for opening up their amazing home and allowing our family to make memories to last a lifetime. We will definitely return.

Thank You

Tammy Lechner and Family

  • Submitted: Oct 2, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Property was magnificent!

  • 5 of 5

We had our large family vacation here and the accommodations were fabulous! The house was super spacious and the fishing was awesome. We have to apologize to the neighbors because our excitement was a little noisy every time the kids reeled one in! The house had everything we needed and we were very comfortable. We enjoyed the dock and the front porch views. We took my 87 year old grandmother, who is in a wheelchair at the moment with a broken foot, and it was easy to get her down to the dock with the paved sidewalk. She didn't want to miss a thing and we certainly didn't want her to. A truly remarkable weekend!

  • Submitted: Jul 30, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Lovely on the water vacation home!

  • 5 of 5

We thoroughly enjoyed our week at this vacation house. The kitchen is well stocked with dishes and cooking utensils - bring dishtowels! We appreciated the gas grill that was ready to go with propane. Beds were clean and comfortable. Boating, floating and swimming from the dock was wonderful. Be aware that it is truly back woods to get there! However, we found a bait store, restaurant and convenience store, easily accessible by boat. The boat ramp that is listed in the welcome book I would only recommend for small boats. We had a 24' ski boat and putting it in the water there was quite a challenge. We decided to find a different location to load it back on trailer. Lauren was a pleasure to work with and was quick to answer any questions we had. Thank you Maierhoffer family!

  • Submitted: Jul 23, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Family Fun!

  • 5 of 5

Lake Sinclair is close enough that we don't have a long travel time and can spend more time enjoying ourselves. The house has a LARGE kitchen and serves as our grand central station as we gather for food, fun and family. At the lake, there is always something to do - swimming, fishing or boating and there are games on site - corn hole and horseshoes, board games and cards. We don't have to leave the house for activities. The owners are very helpful and friendly. Thank you to the "M" 's for opening their family retreat to our family.

  • Submitted: Jun 17, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Car: necessary

The peaceful atmosphere makes this a perfect getaway. There is plenty of room for outdoor or indoor activities. The large porch and fire pit provide opportunities to create great memories.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $200
Pet Fee $50
Damage Insurance $59
Damage Deposit $300

Fire pit: The fire pit is only available if an adult over the age of 21 is responsible for setting up and managing the fire. Only wood and paper products are allowed in the fire pit; any other materials found in the fire pit will result in $150 fine to the renter’s insurance policy. No stones or pavers should be moved during the stay. Precautions should be taken to prevent any additional damage to the property and surrounding property at all times.

Water and Septic: The property is on a well and septic systems. The mineral content in the water is high. During a drought, the well water may have an odor. The septic system is very effective; however, it will clog up if improper material is flushed. DO NOT FLUSH anything other than toilet paper. No feminine products should be flushed at any time. If it is found that feminine products have been flushed and clog the septic system, you could be charged damages of up to $300 fine to the renter’s insurance policy.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.