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Wanderland's Historic Home and Wildlife Retreat, 5BR, 5 bath, Pool, bonfire,

Sleeps15
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms5
Space 5,000 sq ft
Property type estate
Minimum Stay 1 - 2 nights

Overview

About the property

This 200 year old home is located on 15 very private acres and is one of the oldest homes in Kentucky. Features five bedrooms with comfy king or queen beds; each bedroom having their own creatively decorated bathrooms.

A fully equipped kitchen, pool table, darts, large in ground pool (May to Oct) , corn hole, grill, bonfire area ( includes wood for fire) are just a few of the amenities.

Peace and we hope to see you at Wanderland!


Owner
Laura
Member since: 2016
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
September 9, 2018

Amenities

Harrodsburg Estate Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • estate
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 5000 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: Flexible / Check-out: Flexible
  • Max. occupancy: 15
  • pets considered
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 12 people
Bathrooms:
  • 5 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
    Bathroom 4 -
    Bathroom 5 -
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 15
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 4 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 5 - 1 queen
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library
  • Pool Table
  • Television
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • limited accessibility
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool

Reviews

Very Good! 4.2/5 -
(18 traveler reviews)

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Wanderland's Historic Home and Wildlife Retreat, 5BR, 5 bath, Pool, bonfire,
average rating of 4.1666665 based on 18 reviews
2

Old, smelly and unkempt.

  • 2 of 5

The house was old (not a problem in itself) but very musty. The garage was infested with flies and rotten food which infiltrated the area. Air conditioning was spotty and loud. It did not seem as though the house was cleaned before we got there. In contrast, the pool was a delight.The owner was very nice and cooperative but it is not likely we would stay there again even given the chance.

  • Submitted: Aug 7, 2018
  • Stayed: August 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Michigan
2

Unique house that is in need of maintenance.

  • 2 of 5

There are 5 bedrooms and 5 bathrooms as listed. What I would consider the master bedroom used the bathroom across the hallway. All 4 other bedrooms had bathrooms in their rooms. Art work is not suitable for young children.

The pool was nice but we cleaned it several times during our 7 day stay.

This home should not be listed as a vacation home.

  • Submitted: Jun 28, 2018
  • Stayed: June 2018
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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Saint Paul
4

Perfect getaway! We thoroughly enjoyed our stay!

  • 4 of 5

We rented this so we could be down for a family reunion. We rented from Friday until Monday. Everyone thoroughly enjoyed the pool. We had several families that all stayed together. It was perfect amount of bedrooms and bathrooms! We had 5 sets of families. Plenty of bathrooms for everyone to have plenty to use and not have to wait on one! We had a little hiccup on hot water in two showers but Laura the owner fixed it quickly and we had hot water. She was kind enough to invite us over to see all the baby animals she is rehabilitating and the kids absolutely loved it. We utilized the bonfire the last night and made s’mores and everyone enjoyed that too! Very close to everything but still have the feeling of country! There are some places that deliver and the stores are all within minutes away. A few adults enjoyed the brewery down the street. It was a great short family vacation! Thanks for the hospitality! We thoroughly enjoyed our time!

  • Submitted: May 28, 2018
  • Stayed: May 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

It was such a great place

  • 5 of 5

The weather was the only thing that wasn't perfect. Laura was so helpful. Thanks for everything.

  • Submitted: Apr 6, 2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Historic and wonderfully eclectic and comfortable!

  • 5 of 5

What a fantastic time spent at Wanderland! We were there for my husband’s 50th birthday and bourbon tour. What a unique home and atmosphere. Felt like being transported back in time yet with amazing and eclectic art throughout the home. Plenty of space for all! Thank you Laura, looking forward to coming back again!

  • Submitted: Feb 22, 2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

Great space for seven friends!

  • 4 of 5

The house is set up perfectly for what we needed - three single friends and two couples. Everyone had their own bathroom and plenty of space. The house had everything we needed! bathrooms are a bit small and dark (to be expected in a home this age!) but well equipped. Great outdoor covered area for lounging and looking out for raccoons. We were bummed we didn't see any!

  • Submitted: Oct 20, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable Damage Deposit $200

Owner'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.