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Large Family-Friendly accommodations surrounded by beautiful Forest and Lake

Sleeps22
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Space 2,500 sq. ft.
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Cabin, 4 Bedrooms + Other (See Description), 3 Baths, (Sleeps 16-22)

You will be with in walking distance of Patoka Lake in 3 directions and a short three-mile drive to the Little Patoka Boat Ramp. Patoka Lake is Indiana's cleanest & second largest reservoir in the state.

Walk out the back of the cabin, step off the large deck, and you will be on your way to the mouth of Patoka River. Which is quick access to the fast water over 10 mph, boating, water skiing, jet skiing, etc. Walk cross the road and down the hill you will be at the 10 mph zone, fishing, hiking, and relaxing. Follow the road you come in on W. Newton Stewart. and it will run right into the lake.

The cabin is well equipped with the comforts of home large eat in kitchen and bar, large table under roofed porch, corner wood stove, with a beautiful hearth, living room and a large family/gathering room up stairs with open balcony looking down on the hearth. There are 2 small cubbyhole rooms for the kids, one is called the Bear Cub's Den.

There is also a loft room called the Bat Cave for sleeping bag adventures. Parents will need to use their own judgment when allowing their children access to this room. There is also a swing set, sand box, and camp fire pit in back yard.

You will have quick and easy access to hiking, fishing, boating and hunting. There is plenty of public land available to the hunters. For you fishing adventure the lake is, of course, full of Bass, Bluegill, Catfish, Strippers, and most all other native fish.

Restaurants and stores are approximately a 20-minute drive. Please feel free to call or e-mail and ask any questions, we want you to have a great experience while staying at The Lodge.

If you have a larger party family reunions etc... Contact us and we will gladly help locate neighboring accommodations that may fulfill your needs.

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More Details

Owner
Mark Just
Member since: 2006
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
April 29, 2017

About Mark Just

My wife and I purchased this property in the late 1980's. We loved being outdoors going boating, fishing, and hunting. I began building The Lodge in the early 1990's. We have used the property for family vacations and a place to stay on the weekends. As our children grew older we began using the cabin less and less. We now enjoy allowing other families to create some of the same memories I have created with my family.

Mark Just purchased this cabin in 1987

Amenities

Taswell Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2500 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 22
  • smoking allowed ...
  • pets considered ...
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Garage ...
  • Heating ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wood Stove ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • 2 full bathrooms, 1 3/4 sink shower and toilet.
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 22
  • Double Beds (6) Total of 6, Twin or Single Beds (4) Total of 4, and 2 mattresses in loft., Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Pull out sofas, Murphy Beds (3) In the converted garage.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Toys
  • VCR
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • 1 bicycles
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Leisure Activities:
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • wildlife viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Central Heating and Air Conditioning wood stove TV/VCR/DVD (Game Station Compatible) Stereo Full Kitchen 2 – Microwaves 2 – Coffee Makers (Filters Included) 2 – Toasters ? Dishwasher (Detergent provided) ? Blender ? 2 - Refrigerators ? Cooking Utensils ? 1 Set of Bed Linens per Bed ? Towels and wash cloths (1 per person, extra available) ? Charcoal Grill/BBQ and smoker (Bring own Charcoal) ? Camp Fire Pit and Roasting Forks ? Swing & Sand Box ? Corn hole boards (bring your own bags) ? Washer & Dryer on site (Full week stay only, bring own detergent) ? firewood $5 a crate

Learn more about this vacation rental at the owner's website:

Reviews

Excellent! 4.7/5 -
(19 traveler reviews)

Large Family-Friendly accommodations surrounded by beautiful Forest and Lake
average rating of 4.736842 based on 19 reviews
5

Home Away From Home

  • 5 of 5

We have stayed at this cabin twice now, and both times have had a great time. It's very clean, spacious and fully furnished as stated in listing. The covered back deck area is wonderful for sitting outside in the evening enjoying the scenery. I would highly recommend this cabin to any of my friends.

  • Submitted: Aug 27, 2007
  • Stayed: May 2006
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Book it!

  • 5 of 5

What a great time we had at this comfy cabin! Spacious, clean, well stocked and scenic! Bring all your family and friends to this fabulous spot in the woods 💚

  • Submitted: Nov 6, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank You Kellie for taking the time to give us a review, we are so glad you Motonia and family enjoyed yourselves, memories is what life is all about. We are so glad to be one of yours..:) Thanks again Mark and family
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Greenwood
4

Lots of potential

  • 4 of 5

Our outing was an adventure for three city families with eight birthdays in August.

24 of us arrived to a house that had been closed up for a while. The musty smell from the garage room initially was concerning, however it disappeared very quickly after we found and turned on the air. LOL. city folks...

The uniqueness of the house made it cozy for a crowd and yet there was plenty of room for the 12 kids to explore.

We had a small trailer outside to complete our group since we went over on people bed count. Ends up we didn't use the sofa beds. Thankfully the trailer was small enough to get in the tight drive. There was plenty of parking.

Coming in from a day of playing at the lake, I was late to the shower and yet there was still hot water. 👍 The two refrigerators was also very nice to have. With plenty of pots and pans, I didn't need to bring anything.

There were several missing light bulbs on the porch and dusty spider webs with mud dobber nests giving an isolated country feel as we sat listening to the insects. From that back porch, we could see only woods beyond the fire pit and play set.

In short, I would describe it as a country lovers paradise.

  • Submitted: Aug 8, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for taking the time to write a review, we are glad you enjoyed the Lodge. Sorry the air wasn't on before you arrived, that isn't normal? We do try to have things set to accommodate large groups, and continue to make improvements so all input is great! Thanks Mark owner
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Jeffersonville
5

Great home away from home had everything.

  • 5 of 5

We loved it. We are going to set date for longer time to stay and see more of the stuff around the cabin. May take family with their kids. They had movies games and stuff for children. But still close to lake and maybe a trip to French Lick casino. Be sure to look at attractions near by it is close to a lot. The lodge is cozy yet in woods. Even has room to Stretch out and play if it rains with the bunk room. GREAT TIME!!!

  • Submitted: Jul 6, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We love it when guest have a great time at the Lodge. Especially when they take the time to write a review. Thanks Mark
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Georgetown IL
5

Wonderful week near Patoka Lake

  • 5 of 5

We just spent 7 days at this cabin with our kids and grandkids and two Boston Terriers, it was a great place with plenty of room for all of us. If you are looking for somewhere where you can enjoy seeing wild life and being in the middle of nature this is your place. It is within 30 - 40 minutes of several different attractions, we took the kids to the beach, to an indoor water park, a cave and on a train ride. Mark, the owner was extremely easy to work with and his manager who lives nearby was also very helpful and friendly. Another great vacation for our family!

  • Submitted: Jun 22, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: It feels so good to know that families are able to come together at our Lodge and enjoy themselves, we have had several guest travel from many states to join with their families at the Lodge. Greatly appreciate those that take time to write a review! Thanks Mark
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5

Wonderful Fall Retreat

  • 5 of 5

We have spent fall break in the cabin in 2013 and 2014. We love it. The owner is responsive to request, the neighbors are friendly and helpful. We made family memories that will last a lifetime! . The cabin is large enough to support a large crowd, yet it is still cozy and comfortable.

We look forward to our next stay.

  • Submitted: Mar 8, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so glad you enjoy your stays and look forward to having you again! We try to continue to improve on things to make the lodge more comfortable and enjoyable. But in most part that is up to our guest to be sure they bring their glasses half full, we have some very pleasant and family loving guest! Thanks for your review Mark
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Santa Claus Land, Winery's, French Lick Casino.

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Rates & Availability

Taswell Cabin Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Paoli Peaks Season
Dec 29 2017 - Feb 28 2018
3 night minimum stay
$189
$1,230
$3,500
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$189
$1,230
$4,000
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $20 + Tax
pet fee per day $20 + Tax
Refundable damage deposit $200
Tax Rate 11.0%

Rates are based on double occupancy, add $10.00 per night, per additional guest additional payment options will be available once reservation is confirmed.
Note: Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice.

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