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2 Br Cozy Cottage 375 Yds From Kentucky Lake.

Bedrooms 2
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

2 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, 4 Sleeps, In Quiet Wooded Area, Walking Distance

Full Kitchen with New Elec Stove, full size Refrig w/freezer & Ice maker, Microwave, coffee pot, toaster, crock pot, dishes & pot & pans, also furnish all kinds of condiments in kitchen, Large living area with Brand New Couch and Rocker Recliner, has large flat screen TV with Dish Network. Dining table & chairs, Has 2 BR, Master BR, King size bed w/Dish TV, 2nd BR twin beds & love seat, TV for games, Bathroom has New walk in Shower, have shampoo, toilet tissue & ect,.towels & linins furnished. Mud Room for morning coffee, Deck w/gas grill. New fire pit , to sit around. Has ceiling fans. Great place for quiet walks, watch nature & go boating or fishing.

Joe & Marilyn Thornton
Member since: 2013
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
19 June, 2017

About Joe & Marilyn Thornton

We are retired, Joe worked several years as auto body repairman & maintenance man on farm, I retired after 22 years working for local cable company. We live in Murray but enjoy the lake area, look forward to meeting our guest, and helping provide them with a great vacation experience. We also have Vacation Rentals, The Cabin & The Man Cave that are available, both are located within walking distance to Beautiful Kentucky Lake.

Joe & Marilyn Thornton purchased this cottage in 2010

Why Joe & Marilyn Thornton chose Kentucky

We owned The Cabin, which we rent, next to The Cottage, we were given the opportunity to buy this as Vacation Rental, we purchased it, furnished it & decorated it, we also have The Man Cave that sleeps 2, great for fishermen, hunters or just couple that wants to get away, which we had a great time changing it from a boat storage unit to The Man Cave, it is Vacation Rental also. This is great for family reunion, can rent all 3 properties, can be together but have privacy.

What makes this cottage unique

It is such a cozy area, you can watch the squirrels, birds, just enjoy the trees, or go for walk, such a relaxing area. When you are ready you can go to the Cypress Springs Restaurant, which is known for their Catfish dinners & Famous Broasted Chicken to eat or grill at the Cottage.The Marina has the best Boat Dock located on the Southern portion of Beautiful Kentucky Lake. You can go fishing or for boat ride. Murray is located only 15 miles away, it is the home of Murray State University, is the Friendliest Town in America, has lots of Restaurants, Movies, golf courses, tennis courts Play House in the Park & City Park which has swimming pool & great place for children to play.


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in New Concord in Calloway County

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
  • Bathroom with Shower, sink with towel storage in cabinet. All linens & towels furnished. Along with soap, shampoo & etc.,
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed
  • Master BR King size bed, night stand,w/ Dish TV, Dresser & Closet, ceiling fan, has chairs for sitting. Second BR has Twin beds & Love seat, Dresser & Closets, TV for games & tapes, ceiling fan.
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Boat ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue ...
  • Tennis ...
  • limited accessibility ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • Shopping
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
15 Miles from Murray KY home of Murray State University, Minutes away from LBL, US Forest Service , natures best wildlife preserve. Minutes away from Historic Ft. Donnelson, Ft. Heiman, Civil War areas.


Exceptional! 5/5 -
(24 traveller reviews)

2 Br Cozy Cottage 375 Yds From Kentucky Lake.
average rating of 5.0 based on 24 reviews
Old Hickory, TN

Wonderful Getaway

  • 5 of 5

The Cottage was just what we were looking for in a weekend getaway! It was so clean & very well stocked, including the softest towels ever.

We loved having a mud room to play cards when it rained for a short time, then had the porch with a gas grill to enjoy the sun (with a small view of the lake) while grilling our dinner.

We enjoyed the tv in the cozy living room; the kitchen fridge is big & nice & cold. We always like to sleep in a king sized bed, so that was nice.

The proximity to the marina is awesome & the use of the golf cart to get there was very convenient. The setting is perfect & we booked again for a few days in July.

Marilyn and Joe are so pleasant to deal with. They made us feel very welcome & comfortable.

  • Review Submitted: May 1, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for choosing The Cottage, we are so happy you enjoyed your visit, our goal to make our guest comfortable and happy. We are looking forward to your July visit. Thank you for your great review, we really appreciate it. Joe & Marilyn Thornton
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Nice vacation getaway

  • 5 of 5

Thank you to Mr and Mrs Thornton for allowing us to use their cottages, we stayed in The Cabin and The Cottage, there was plenty of room for our boats and vehicles, electrical was satisfactory for charging and everything was clean and well taken care and equipped with any utensils or anything we might've left at home, inside both places. Mrs. Thornton even called to make sure we didn't need anything. I can't wait to go back!

  • Review Submitted: May 10, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Steve, we were happy to have you stay at our properties, The Cabin & The Cottage, and were glad the fish were biting Congratulations on you & you son winning 3rd place, that was great. Thanks for the great review and looking forward to your return. Joe & Marilyn Thornton
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Sheer Bliss

  • 5 of 5

We could not have found a better place to suit our needs for our final family visit before our son was deployed. I am so glad our son suggested we look for a cottage or similar in the LBL region rather than reserve two hotel rooms closer to Ft. Campbell. The Cottage provided us with the means to enjoy our limited time together. And I think we took advantage of everything The Cottage had to offer. Took the golf cart to see the fort and tour the neighborhood as well as transport to Cypress Springs for dinner. Enjoyed swimming and fishing in the lake. Easy drive to Ft. Campbell to say our goodbyes. And I just love saying our son took us to Paris for dinner one night. No one needs to know it was Paris, TN! It was a delight to meet Marilyn who showed us The Cabin and The Man Cave, two additional properties they own. One can clearly tell Marilyn enjoys having guests and seeing to their needs. We don't know when our son will return to Ft. Campbell, but we dearly hope we could use the opportunity to stay at The Cottage again. We made some great memories there!

  • Review Submitted: Sep 6, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for choosing The Cottage, I enjoyed meeting you & you family. Tell you son we appreciate his service to our Country, looking forward to his return so you can visit again. May God Bless You, I can only imagine how hard it to see you son be deployed.
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Beautiful, clean, warm and enviting little cottage.

  • 5 of 5

Thank you for hosting us last weekend. We came to fish and had the perfect oasis to relax in when we needed a break from the water. You were friendly and easy to communicate with and your home had everything we needed and more. Highly recommend this property!

  • Review Submitted: Apr 12, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Simply Awesome

  • 5 of 5

This is my third stay at the Cottage and I can honestly say that the 3rd time is a charm! The place is very clean and all amenities for a comfortable stay are provided. From the Dish TV to the golf carts for transportation to the Marina for dinner (and that place has great food I might add). The owners are great people and truly display the hospitality and thoughtfulness that would make anyone's stay enjoyable. We will not hesitate to stay here again in the future!

  • Review Submitted: Apr 5, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for coming, We are glad you enjoyed the golf cart and eating at Cypress Springs Restaurant, they have excellent food. Thanks also for sending you fellow teacher, he and his friends are with us now. We appreciate the great review and we are looking forward to your return.
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Bingham, IL

Happy, happy, happy

  • 5 of 5

This place is a dream come true. So peaceful, cheerful and comfortable. We did not want to leave. The hosts display hospitality that is genuine and thoughtful. Thank you for a wonderful experience.

  • Review Submitted: Dec 21, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so happy that you enjoyed your visit, we are glad that the weather was so nice for you, maybe you can come again and enjoy beautiful Kentucky Lake. Thank you for coming and for your great review, looking forward to your return. Joe & Marilyn
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Nearest Airport
125 Miles
Nashville International
Nearest Golf
7 Miles
Paris Landing State Park
Nearest Motorway
3 Miles
Hwy 121
Nearest Restaurant
0.2 Miles
Cypress Springs Restaurant
Nearest Beach
7 Miles
Paris Landing State Park
Car: necessary

15 Miles from Murray Ky and 7 miles from Paris Landing State Park, 375 yards from Marina & Restaurant.

3 miles from Cherokee Hill Ranch, horseback riding, minutes away from one of natures best wildlife preserves, Land between the Lakes, near Ft Donnelson.

Movies, Playhouse in Park, Lots of Restaurants, City Park located in Murray, KY, The Friendliest Small Town in America.

If dates you want are full, give me call, we have other Vacation Rentals available.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cottage in New Concord, USA

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2 night minimum stay
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Additional pricing information

Tax Rate 7.0%

Stay 6 Nights the 7th Night is FREE!!

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