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Monica Wells

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Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms4
Separate WC's1
Property type lodge
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

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LOOK-OUT LODGE ON LAKE CUMBERLAND.

People12
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms4
Separate WC's1
Property type lodge
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

Overview

Photos and Description of this 5 bedroom holiday lodge in Jamestown - LOOK-OUT LODGE

Log & Stone Lodge, 5 Bedrooms, 4.5 Baths, (Sleeps up to 12 guests)

As the owners of Look Out Lodge we take personal pride in making sure each guest has a memorable stay. And our reviews from past guests surely indicate that we are meeting and hopefully, exceeding their expectations. Now with the 2014 summer behind us, friends and family are now looking towards next year. So this is a great time of the year to find that perfect retreat. But don't wait to long. The best times generally get taken early for lake front homes. Should you have any questions, don't hesitate to call or e-mail us. We always respond to your inquiry within 12-hours or less and we love to interact with our future guests to be sure that Look-Out Lodge will accommodate your needs. In 2014 we added new deck furniture and outdoor dining table and chairs to enjoy the many views over the lake and bluffs.

This property has 5 bedroom; 4 1/2 bathrooms; 2 kitchens; great room and dining room on the main floor; a second living room & dining room on the second floor as well as the recreation and game room. For reservations for 8 persons or less we have the ability to rent down to 3 or 4 bedrooms without the additional living space or recreation room. If you have any questions regarding rates, don't hesitate to call or e-mail us.

Lake Cumberland is now at the peak water elevation of 720 feet and is expected to stay there according to the Corp or Army Engineers. So the unobstructed views of the lake from Look-Out Lodge are absolutely stupendous.

In 2013 we re-decorated the first floor game and recreation room and up-dated the flooring with full 18 x 18 tile and accent area rugs. The circular drive way has also been tiled to give it a great formal curb appeal. Most of our returning guests have really enjoyed the upgrades and the additions. But if you don't need all 5,000 plus square feet of space, we have the ability to rent down to 3 or 4 bedrooms at a reduced rate. However, this does not include the game and recreation room at those rates. Just e-mail or calls for these rates. Please note that we have a limit of 12-guests in total. This includes ALL children.

This is a four story log and stone home which has a total of 5,275 sq. ft. of indoor living space and over 2,800 sq. ft. of wrap around porches on both the 2nd and 3rd floor. There is an additional court yard on the bottom level facing the lake with another private tiled patio with outdoor dining table and four swivel chairs with accessed through the recreation room or by outdoor stairs. The lake views from this patio is are also breath taking.

The lodge is fully equipped with more than the average rental property because it is also the owners second home. The owners have decorated each of the many rooms individually with fine detail to give a unique perspective to this log home. The views of the lake and the surrounding vistas will keep you outside more than inside. Not seen at any other rental cabins, this property has outdoor dining tables and chairs on each of the wrap around porches. There is additional casual seating all around the two decks consisting of rocking chairs and two double seated gliders located on the front porch as your guests arrive. There is also a new double person hammock on a Viking stand that has been a real hit with our guests.

The recreation and game room is very well appointed. This is a 750 square foot room with 12 foot ceiling accented with crown molding throughout and picture windows facing Lake Cumberland. The game room is equipped with a pool table; professional ping pong; 7 foot air hockey table; professional darts; foosball and lounge area with pit group; coffee table with a 42 inch wall mounted LED flat screen 'Smart' TV (WIFI included). Note: The recreation room is only available to a full house rental.

Look Out Lodge was constructed in January of 2007 by the current owners which is a full log home with stone accents on the exterior and a 27 foot tall stone wood burning fireplace in the Great Room. This property is located in a private gated community with paved streets and underground utilities surrounded by woods on one side and Lake Cumberland on the other. Look Out Lodge sits high on a bluff in the back end of a cul-de-sac which overlooks Lake Cumberland on the Wolf Creek section adjacent to where the original Alligator I Marina was located and across from Jabez Beach. This is the only home on this cul-de-sac which gives you complete privacy and seclusion, not to mention unlimited parking. The lodge also has a drive down and circular tiled drive-way and paver designed entrance, giving you a truly beautiful curb side appeal as you or your guests arrive. I promise, you will not be disappointed as you arrive.

We invite you to see the lodge now by logging on to Look Out Lodge on Lake Cumberland website and see this for yourself at www.LakeCumberlandloghome.com for more information and pictures. It truly is a piece of heaven. Remember that we can taylor your budget needs depending on the number of guests in your party, with a LIMIT OF 12 GUESTS IN TOTAL.

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Suitability:
  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Monica Wells (Owner)
Advertiser since: 2012
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Speaks English, French

About Monica Wells

We actually live in South Florida, but fell in love with Lake Cumberland, which is why we decided to build this lodge. We just love the changing of the seasons and we come up any time we get a chance. In the morning, just sitting on the deck having coffee and watch the morning fog roll in makes all worth while. Although we do love our winters in south Florida, we still have not gotten use to the cold winters in Kentucky.

Monica Wells purchased this lodge in 2007

Why Monica Wells chose Jamestown

We built this custom lodge because of the spectacular unobstructed views of the lake and the security and seclusion in this private gated community. Plus this has one, if not the best, lake views of all the homes lots in this community. No need to crane your head to see the lake through the forest. It's right there in front of you. Pictures do not do it justice.

What makes this lodge unique

Relaxing, walking, biking and just taking it all in. You have a tendency to forget to check the office your voice messages or work e-mails as you just take it all in. Check out more photos on our personal website at www.LakeCumberlandLogHome.com.

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Reviews

5
based on 42 holidaymaker reviews

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Look-Out Lodge on Lake Cumberland.
average rating of 4.9761906 based on 42 reviews
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Look-Out Lodge on Lake Cumberland.
http://www.homeaway.co.uk/p409455vb
-561-707-6987
Jamestown Lake Cumberland

Amazing Property

  • out of 5
We were thrilled to celebrate my Father's 80th birthday at Lookout Lodge. We hosted 21 people for lunch and had plenty of cookware and dishes. Two kitchens made things much easier. 9 spent the night and were perfectly comfortable. The Anderson family will definitely be back!
  • Review Submitted: 25-Nov-2014
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
business
Look-Out Lodge on Lake Cumberland.
http://www.homeaway.co.uk/p409455vb
-561-707-6987
Jamestown Lake Cumberland
Orlando Florida
5

The Vokes Family

  • 5 out of 5
We stayed in this home for 3 nights in October 2014, It wasn't long enough. Amazing is the best word to description of this home! My family of 10 adults rented this fantastic home for a family reunion. It could not have been more perfect for us. The photos are so accurate, they look exactly like the ones I took on my camera! The home is well stocked and the game room offered great fun in the evenings. Working with Monica (owner) and the property manager Tim was a pleasure. Very attentive and helpful. This home has 3 floors, so anyone with a mobility issue would be limited to the main floor. But everything you need is there. Master bedroom, main kitchen and dining room as well as a half bath and laundry room. I can't recommend this home enough. If you are looking for a quiet setting with amazing views, stop looking, because you have found it!
  • Review Submitted: 22-Oct-2014
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Monica and I are so pleased that you and your family had a great stay at LOL in October. We hope your group can come again soon. We just left the lodge on Monday and it was hard to say good bye.

We wish you and your family a wonderful and safe holiday season.

Andy Wells, owner of LOL
business
Look-Out Lodge on Lake Cumberland.
http://www.homeaway.co.uk/p409455vb
-561-707-6987
Jamestown Lake Cumberland
5

Gorgeous, secluded property made for a great family get away

  • 5 out of 5
Our family thoroughly enjoyed our time at Lookout Lodge. The only problem was that our stay was too short! We have rented several properties thru VRBO but this one was by far the nicest we have stayed in. The lodge is exactly the way the pictures look and in many ways it is even better than they represent. Every room was immaculate and very inviting. We enjoyed the well-stocked kitchens and the game room was great. Since the property was in a gated community, we enjoyed many walks sometimes very late at night. We spent most of our time in or around the house but we did go into the nearby marina and rented a pontoon boat for a great price for a few hours of family fun. Monica was great to work with when arranging our time at the lodge. She also was very attentive while we were at the lodge and checked in with us both on our first day there and the day of our departure. We all agreed that this would be a property we would like to come to again.
  • Review Submitted: 05-Oct-2014
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Adventure Seekers, Families with Young Children
Owner's Response: We are so glad you enjoyed your time at LOL. I was just there on October 5th and noticed the slow changing of season foliage. We are hopeful that it will start getting more brilliant in the weeks to come. By the way, Hester is mailing out your items that were left this week to you. So let the kids know that they will have them shortly.

Safe travels and we hope to see you again soon.

Andy Wells, owner of LOL
business
Look-Out Lodge on Lake Cumberland.
http://www.homeaway.co.uk/p409455vb
-561-707-6987
Jamestown Lake Cumberland
Centerville, OH
5

Outstanding Home, Owner & Property Manager

Outstanding Home, Owner & Property Manager
  • 5 out of 5
Just completed sixth annual Labor Day weekend visit. Home is immaculate and comfortable in every way. Easily accommodates our group of five adults and six children (ages 7 to 15). Game room is a big hit with the kids. Multiple deck seating areas are perfect for socializing and enjoying the beautiful views of the lake. Owners and Property Manager are top notch. This trip, Property Manager even spent a full Labor Day weekend day making an emergency repair on one of our vehicles. Grand kids start asking when we're going to Lookout Lodge as soon as they get out of school each year. A family tradition no one wants to give up!
  • Review Submitted: 03-Sep-2014
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: We are so pleased that your family comes each year for Labor Day to spend quality time with one another and can appreciate what we have accomplished with LOL. We have already booked you again for next Labor Day weekend, so no need to worry about your spot. Be sure to look for new additions in 2015 as we continue to enhance the property with more additions. Enjoy the rest of the year and we look forward to seeing you again in 2015.

Andy Wells, owner of LOL
business
Look-Out Lodge on Lake Cumberland.
http://www.homeaway.co.uk/p409455vb
-561-707-6987
Jamestown Lake Cumberland
5

Just as wonderful as before

  • 5 out of 5
This was our second visit to Look-Out Lodge and since I felt like our first visit was perfect, it would be difficult to improve that standard. The fact that the lake once again had water just added to our enjoyment. The solitude, the wonderful comfortable home, and the view truly make this a place that "restores my soul". Our daughter and son-in-law accompanied us on this trip and found the property as relaxing as we did. Monica is just fantastic as a host, always wanting things to be perfect for her guests and she goes above and beyond to make that happen.
  • Review Submitted: 27-Aug-2014
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much Lenita for the ultimate complement on our home when we spoke on the phone just prior to your departure. You and Bobby are very special guests to us and we hope you can return again soon. You are always a pleasure to talk to so keep in touch and take care........Monica
business
Look-Out Lodge on Lake Cumberland.
http://www.homeaway.co.uk/p409455vb
-561-707-6987
Jamestown Lake Cumberland
5

Careful you will never want to leave!!!

  • 5 out of 5
My parents brought my husband and I to the lodge for a long weekend getaway. The home is comfortable, spacious and welcoming. The kitchen is well equipped for cooking some great meals and the decks are the prefect place to enjoy those meals. The views and location will make you turn off the phones and enjoy the setting and each other. Only word of caution... You will NOT want to leave. The homeowners are fantastic and want to make your stay awesome.
  • Review Submitted: 24-Aug-2014
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Girls Getaway, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Monica and I are so pleased that you enjoyed your long weekend stay with family at LOL. And we completely agree. We have the same problem when we stay there as well. You just don't want to leave. Your guys were just wonderful guests and we would love to have you back again. Enjoy the rest of your summer and please keep us in mind then next time you need to unwind. Safe travels.

Andy Wells, owner of LOL

Location

Nearest Airport
22 Miles
Somerset Airport
Nearest Barpub
22 Miles
Somerset, Kentucky
Nearest Golf
12 Miles
Russell Springs
Nearest Motorway
8 Miles
Cumberland Parkway
Nearest Restaurant
8 Miles
Country Cafe in Eli
Nearest Point of Interest
270 degress of lake view
Car: necessary

This property is located within a gated community with paved roads and underground utilities and it's the perfect place for the kids to ride their bikes without the parents having to constantly supervise them. Since there is little if no traffic within the community and the speed limit is 15 MPH there is little to worry about as they discover the nature and beauty of this community. And it's just perfect for that walk with the family before or after a meal.

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Rates & Availability

From $385 Nightly

Rental rates for this holiday lodge in Jamestown, Lake Cumberland

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Rental Period Minimum Rate Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Rate
 
Autumn Season
1 Oct 2014 - 29 Dec 2014
2 night minimum stay
$1,055
for 2 nights
From
$440
 
 
Christmas
24 Dec 2014 - 26 Dec 2014
3 night minimum stay
$1,330
 
 
New Years
30 Dec 2014 - 1 Jan 2015
3 night minimum stay
$1,330
 
 
Winter Season
2 Jan 2015 - 28 Feb 2015
2 night minimum stay
$945
for 2 nights
From
$385
$2,600
 
 
Spring Season
1 Mar 2015 - 31 May 2015
2 night minimum stay
$1,055
for 2 nights
From
$440
$2,947
 
 
Memorial Day
23 May 2015 - 25 May 2015
3 night minimum stay
$1,578
 
 
2015 Summer Rates
1 Jun 2015 - 30 Sep 2015
3 night minimum stay
$1,660
for 3 nights
From
$495
$3,294
 
 
July 4th
3 Jul 2015 - 5 Jul 2015
3 night minimum stay
$1,742
 
 
Labor Day
28 Aug 2015 - 31 Aug 2015
4 night minimum stay
$1,742
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable Damage Deposit $300
Minimum Cleaning Fee $175
Tax Rate 10.0%
Notes The above rates apply to the entire home which consists of 5 bedrooms & 3.5 baths, two living rooms, two dining rooms, two kitchens, recreation game room and garage. Only one group allowed at any time. Call for rates for less then 8 persons in total for special reduced pricing. Cleaning fee applies. Holiday rates may apply. Limit of 12-persons for entire home at any time. NO PETS ALLOWED.

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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday lodge in Jamestown in Lake Cumberland

Property Type:
  • lodge
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 5275 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Lake View
  • Lakefront
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Wood Fireplace ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Shared Kitchen ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 12 people
Bathrooms:
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure , Jacuzzi , Steam shower; large jetted tub and very large walk-in closet
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , 4th Floor: Linen closet with views of the street.
    Bathroom 4 - Toilet , On the third floor this a very well appointed half bathroom.
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Identical to bathroom No. 2.
    Bathroom 5 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , 2nd Floor: This full bath also also has a hands free urinal
  • Four and one half baths. Master's State Room suite on the 3rd level has a steam shower; Jacuzzi tub; toilet; and two separate sinks with mirror and a full size walk-in closet. The bathrooms on the 4th floors are identical with tub and shower combination; toilet; sinks and linen closet both facing the street. Each one accommodates the Sweetheart's Suite and the Twin Lakes suite. The half bath is located in the Great Room. There is a full bath on the 2nd floor that has a tub and shower combination; toilet; single sink and cabinets as well as a hands free urinal for the guys we like to call the 'Man Cave'. This bathroom accommodates both the Forest View and the Florida Keys suites.
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 3 - 2 Double Bed , 'Twin Lakes Suite' has 27' flat screen TV & fully furn.
    Bedroom 4 - 1 Large Double Bed , 'Forest View' Suite has a 27' flat screen TV & fully furn.
    Bedroom 5 - 1 Large Double Bed , 'Florida Keys' Suite has a spectaculara lake view.
    Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , 'Master's State Room' Wood buring fire place; triple dresser
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , 'Sweetheart's Suite' has a 27' flat screen TV & fully furn.
  • There are two king size beds in two separate master suites. 'Master's State Room' is located on the third floor with a two way wood burning fire place and the other master 'Sweetheart's Suite' is located on the fourth floor. There are two queen bed suites in two separate bedrooms. The Forest View and the Florida Keys suites. Both of these bedrooms are located on the second floor. There are two double beds in the same suite called 'Twin Lakes' Suite located on the fourth floor.
Entertainment:
  • Air Hockey
  • Books ...
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player ...
  • Table Football
  • Game Room ...
  • Games ...
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Boat ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
Suitability:
  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Jacuzzi ...
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • marina
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • horse riding
  • Miniature golf
  • scenic drives
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • hunting small game
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • rafting
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
Notes:
This is a four story lodge with two separate living rooms and two separate kitchens located on the second and third floor. The first floor level is the game and entertainment room with its own balcony with dining table and chairs for outdoor entertaining. The fourth floor is sleeping accommodations with two full bedrooms and two full baths.
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