Come to our Lure of the Lake retreat on beautiful Lake Cumberland for a relaxing and restful vacation. Our house is a breathtaking and beautiful 3200 square foot lake view home. The large, open living/dining area is great for gatherings. The dining table sits 8 with additional seating for 4 at the kitchen island. The fully equipped kitchen has all the modern conveniences to make your stay easy and enjoyable. It is southern living at it's best. There is a large deck on the back of the house with one end having an enclosed 12’x12’ screened-in porch. The deck is a great place to watch for wildlife, watch the sun rise or to just watch the boats go by.
The first floor of the retreat has a large, open area were the living room, dining room and kitchen all flow together. High vaulted ceilings and a large fireplace make the large room very appealing. A ½ bath is also on the first floor.
Off of the first floor living area is a beautiful, large master bedroom with master bath. The master bedroom also has French doors that open onto a 12’ x 12’ screened-in porch that also accesses the back deck.
Downstairs has another living area with a wet bar, two more bedrooms and a full bath. The living area and both bedrooms have French doors that open onto a 12’ x 48’ concrete patio area.
Our Lure of the Lake retreat is large enough for many different games and activities to bring the family together. A Corn Hole game, backgammon, decks of cards, and a fire pit are on site for all to use.
A circular driveway provides parking for multiple cars, with additional parking for boat(s) also available.
Amenities include central air, ceiling fans in all rooms, washer & dryer, dishwasher, stereo system, 42" flat screen TV upstairs has surround sound, satellite receiver and DVD player, unlimited long distance phone service, wireless internet and 2 BBQ grills are available (gas and charcoal), 40" TV downstairs has DVD player for movie watching or hook-up your GameBoy!
Places near our LURE OF THE LAKE retreat to visit:
Echo Point is the closest public boat launch ramp and is a mere 2 miles from the retreat.
General Burnside Island State Park is close (11 miles) to the Lure of the Lake retreat. There is an 18-hole regulation golf course that is surrounded by beautiful Lake Cumberland that features Zoysia fairways and bent grass tees and greens. Pro shop, pull carts, riding carts, and rental clubs are available. A six-lane boat launching ramp at the park provides you with the perfect access to a fun filled day on the lake.
Burnside Marina is right next to the park and has everything you need for a great day on the lake: rental slips, rental fishing boats, ski boats, pontoon boats and houseboats are offered. During the summer months, Burnside Marina has a café, Waterside Cafe, located right on the water.
The City of Somerset, KY is a short distance (12 miles) from our beautiful Lure of the Lake retreat. It offers a variety of excellent shops and restaurants along with many other activities such as concerts, music festivals, car shows, craft shows, and more. See www.cityofsomerset.com for additional information and calendar of events.
Daniel Boone National Forest is close (12 miles). The Forest embraces some of the most rugged terrain west of the Appalachian Mountains. Steep forested slopes, sandstone cliffs and narrow ravines characterize the land. Visitors can hike, camp, picnic, rock climb, boat, hunt, fish, ride, target shoot and relax.
Lee's Ford Marina (17.5 miles) is a comprehensive recreation, entertainment and dining experience on Lake Cumberland. When you make your way to Lake Cumberland, you want to spend all of your precious time on the water. The services at the marina are second to none. They offer rentals on slips, personal watercrafts and boats of various sizes. They also provide boat repairs and a complete ship store. During the summer months, The Oar House features pizza, wings and beer but the real dining experience is at the award winning nationally recognized Harbor Restaurant. It is without a doubt one of South Central Kentucky’s bright spots for dining. While overlooking the marina and beautiful Lake Cumberland, you’ll enjoy an atmosphere you will want to experience over and over again.
Conley Bottom Marina (20.7 miles) is Lake Cumberland’s most accessible marina complex. They have a variety of watercraft and gear available for rental-from luxurious houseboats to pontoons, ski or fishing boats, PWC and tubing. A diner is also on site, the Lighthouse Café has a view that can’t be beat!
Cumberland Falls State Resort Park, (38 miles) has a restaurant, “gem mine”, trails, and the famous moonbow that can be seen on a clear night during a full moon.
Lake Cumberland is truly a boater's paradise. Surrounded by tree covered hills and adorned with hundreds of tranquil coves, the lake is famous for its 1,255 miles of shoreline. Lake Cumberland has a surface area of 63,000 acres, is 101 miles long, and has an average depth of 90 ft. The lake provides some of the best fishing in the United States. Fish for crappie, largemouth, smallmouth and striped bass.