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New and Updated Waterfront Retreat

Bedrooms 2
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

Waterfront Getaway Cottage on Beautiful Badin Lake! Priced to Please

Welcome to our little slice of heaven, The Kepley Cottage!

Located 50 minutes or less from Charlotte, Greensboro, and Winston Salem, our cozy lake front cottage is perfect for family vacations, a couples weekend away, or a reunion with old friends.

Our home offers two queen beds, one full bathroom, fully stocked kitchen and a washer and dryer.

There are two flat screen TVs with DISH network service.

Our kitchen is fully equipped with a dish washer, stove, microwave, cooking utensils and a small 4 person table for family meals.

The spacious front deck is perfect for hanging out with friends and includes outdoor furniture, a charcoal grill and a large dining table.

We have a cozy 4 person hot tub and invite you to come relax after a long hard week!

Our deck leads you down to the fire pit where you can build a fire a kick your feet up! Perfect after a long day on the water!

Just past the fire pit is our spacious dock on Badin Lake. If you have a boat or would like to rent one we welcome you to tie it up to our dock. There is a boat slip just down the street, within walking distance. Our driveway is very spacious and can accommodate your truck/trailer. Many folks have enjoyed fishing and swimming off our dock, don’t forget your sunscreen!

Our home provides fresh linens, towels and a cooler for your convenience.

Just down the street is: Badin Lake Family Restaurant, the local’s General Store, Dollar General, Walmart Express and Food Lion for all your needs such as food, groceries, supplies, firewood etc.

Badin Lake offers something for everyone. For those looking for adventure, rent a pontoon boat at nearby Fish Tales Marina, or go hiking through the Uwharrie National Forest. Take a 30 minute drive to the North Carolina Zoo, or Sea grove to experience famous North Carolina pottery. Located less than 30 minutes from Tot Hill Farm, one of North Carolina's finest golf courses, and less than an hour from Grandover and Pinehurst, our cottage is the perfect location for a golfer's getaway. We also welcome those of you visiting our great state for the High Point Furniture Market. For those of you wanting to relax, just kick back on our dock, cue the tunes and take in the sunshine.

More Details

Matthew Kepley
Member since: 2014
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
24 April, 2018

About Matthew Kepley

Nikki and I met in high school but never dated until college. I played baseball at Catawba College and Nikki started her career as a cosmetologist in Raleigh, NC. After tying the knot in October of 2011 we began saving for our dream home. We figured it would be years before we were able to go shopping for a place on Badin Lake. However, by some miracle, we came across this little cottage and fell in love.

Matthew Kepley purchased this cottage in 2012

Why Matthew Kepley chose New London

We are weekend warriors. After working hard all week we pack up the Jeep and take off to anywhere fun and exciting. We had been visiting friends at Badin Lake for 5 years until we decided it was time to stop crashing on couches and find our own place. Out of all the places we have been, this is our favorite by far.


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in New London in Alleghany

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 14:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Lakefront ...
  • rural
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library
  • Boat ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • limited accessibility
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
  • marina
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • Boating
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • swimming
  • water skiing


Excellent! 4.7/5 -
(45 traveller reviews)

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New and Updated Waterfront Retreat
average rating of 4.711111 based on 45 reviews

Beautiful home

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful home not much to do because of weather would recommend hot days

  • Review Submitted: 08-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Early April Getaway

  • 4 of 5

The house is a little small but the outside is fantastic so why stay inside. Even with it being to cold for swimming, we had a blast; from fishing on the dock to making s'mores by the firepit and soaking in the hot tub too.

  • Review Submitted: 03-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Cozy cottage

  • 4 of 5

The cottage was as described. I would recommend this spot for a couple looking for some quiet rest and relaxation. The Owner was very responsive in helping us get the hot tub working.

  • Review Submitted: 23-Mar-2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Fabulous, very comfortable!

  • 5 of 5

We loved our stay. Everything was wonderful. We wanna come back in warmer times. But it was beautiful!

  • Review Submitted: 01-Jan-2018
  • Date of Stay: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great Fall Weekend!

  • 5 of 5

Very nice cottage! Small, but perfect for a couple! Nicely stocked with all the essentials and beautifully and personally decorated, I felt like I was staying in a friends house! I will definitely book again! Thanks!

  • Review Submitted: 07-Nov-2017
  • Date of Stay: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Quiet and Restful

  • 4 of 5

I stayed by myself, and was very relaxed. The home is perfect for that late Summer Getaway. The hot tub was great once it gets up to temperature. My best experience was walking onto the deck on the side of the house and seeing a herd/family of seven deer on the property across the fence. The lake is great. So many places you can fish, even without a private boat. Although, you do have to find them.

The only glitch was that I didn't receive the access code to get the key. This wasn't a major inconvenience since I phoned the owner and got the correct code. But I did get incorrect information from VRBO via a email confirmation.

All and all, after calling the owner, getting steaks from the "local" Food Lion, and a souvenir from "Spiders"... a relaxing time was had.

  • Review Submitted: 07-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
45 Miles
Charlotte Douglas International Airport
Nearest Golf
3 Miles
Old North State Country Club
Nearest Motorway
2 Miles
NC 49
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Badin Lake Family Restaraunt
Car: necessary


Prices & Availability

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Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £358.7
Linen/Cleaning Fee £53.81
Tax Rate 6.75%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.