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River Ridge Cabin, Private, Cozy And On Water

People6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms1
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

3 Bedrooms, 1 Bathrooms, 6 Sleeps

This secluded retreat is located on 40 acres between Amherst and Waupaca Wisconsin. Private and on the water it is sure to help you build special memories. The home is log constructed with covered porches, open concept floor plan and loft. Located just a few feet from the Tomorrow River, a premier trout stream, its quiet location set back from one of Wisconsin’s Rustic Roads will make you feel like you are million miles away from the hustle bustle of the world.

With 2 comfortable bedrooms, each with a queen size bed, loft with a full and twin sized bed and a full-sized hide-a-bed it can easily sleep 6 guests. The kitchen is equipped for full meals and more. Amenities include coffee maker, microwave, full-sized fridge and toaster. A full sized dining table can seat everyone. There is a sitting area just off the dining room for reading and visiting with family and friends. The living room is adjacent with seating for 6. Off the living room enjoy a beautiful covered deck overlooking the river. This cozy one-bath home has a first floor shower/bath combo and a nearby full laundry. Linens and towels are provided for our guests.

Enjoy hiking, swimming, nature walks, rafting, kayaking, and fishing on this spacious property. The stretch of river just behind the cabin has a nice ambling way about it, making it great for young children and relaxing in the cool spring-fed waters. The large front and back yards make the property perfect for outside games and activities. The front of the property features a large naturalized meadow. In the evening enjoy a private bonfire at the fire-pit which overlooks the river . A game closet, Wi-fi, and full-sized TV with basic cable are also provided.

Outside you will find a picnic table, lawn chairs (6), grill and fire pit (wood provided, please do not bring your own due to Emerald Ash Bore concerns).

River Ridge Cabin is located less than five miles outside the Village of Amherst and 8 miles from Lake Emily Park. Lake Emily Park offers a boat launch (fishing and water sports), hiking trails, beach, and picnic areas. It is 10 miles away from Standing Rocks Park, also great for hiking, cross country & downhill skiing depending on the season. It is 45 minutes from the Fox River Mall in Appleton, WI and 20 minutes from UW-Stevens Point.

Nearby attractions include several micro-breweries (Central Waters, Oso's, Yak and Point Brewery), a micro-distillery (Great Northern), the Waupaca Chain o’ Lakes, the Iola Old Car Show, Experimental Air Craft Association Fly-in, Midwest Renewable Energy Fair, UW –Stevens Point, Iola Winter Carnival, The World’s Largest Trivia Contest and the Waupaca Art Festival. There are miles of near-by trails with the Tomorrow River Trail, Green Circle Trail and marked snow-mobile trails in winter.

For an additional fee, an RV or camper can also be accommodated on the property.

Pets are accepted for an additional $30/pet.

Please note that walking trails are closed September through December. This is for the safety of both guests and hunters who share the property.

More Details

Property Manager
Sara Franson
Member since: 2014
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
16 December, 2017

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cabin in Amherst in Portage County

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 15:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Min. age of primary renter: 21
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • rural
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Loft - full and twin sized bed and a full-sized hide-a-bed
Entertainment:
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • limited accessibility
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • Boating
  • scenic drives
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hunting
  • Kayaking
  • Snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • water tubing

Reviews

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average rating of 4.9166665 based on 36 reviews
4

Very clean and is A nice place to stay

  • 4 of 5

Everything was very pleasant and enjoyable

  • Review Submitted: 11-Nov-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Another GREAT stay at the River Ridge Cabin!

  • 5 of 5

This was our second visit and we enjoyed it as much as the first visit. Nice, comfortable cabin, wildlife, trails, hanging out in the river and making special memories with family and friends. Hopefully, we will be back next year!

  • Review Submitted: 31-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Everything we were looking for in a relaxing, cozy environment

  • 5 of 5

Thank you for sharing your resort with us. Great place, clean and includes everything a group may need.

  • Review Submitted: 26-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Cozy cottage in a great location

  • 5 of 5

The cottage is quite nice. Log cabin style house with 2 bedrooms on the first floor and a spacious loft. Kitchen is well appointed, living space inside it's nice. There is a great deck overlooking the river, and a fire ring near the river. The walking trail was lovely, following the river and cutting back through a nice meadow.

The owners were great with communication and very accommodating.

This is a great location, half way between Stevens Point and Waupaca, either is a short drive away. The land itself was scenic and quiet. We had a fantastic stay!

  • Review Submitted: 20-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Quaint, comfortable, secluded property

  • 5 of 5

We had a lovely time. The cabin was beautiful. Anything you need is available. Beds were very comfortable. Favorite part was watching the birds on the back porch. Couldn't believe the variety that flew in to feed. Especially the hummingbirds.

The river was beautiful. A bit too shallow and rocky for our tastes for kayaking. Caught lots of baby bass off the little dock, but nothing worth keeping.

One morning we spotted a doe walking through the front of the property. Chipmunks and squirrels were in attendance also.

  • Review Submitted: 17-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Wonderful

  • 5 of 5

The River Ridge Cabin is the perfect get away for family and friends. The owners were welcoming and took the time to show us around the cabin so we knew where everything was. It was very neat and clean. It has everything that a family would need for a comfortable and relaxing stay.

  • Review Submitted: 31-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
40 Miles
Central Wisconsin Airport (CWA)
Nearest Barpub
4 Miles
Central Waters Brewery
Nearest Golf
20 Miles
Sentry World Golf Course
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
US Highway 10
Nearest Restaurant
4 Miles
Ambrosia's Pub and Grill
Nearest Ski
50 Miles
Granite Peak
Nearest Beach
8 Miles
Lake Emily County Park
Car: recommended

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cabin in Amherst, USA

Rental Basis:
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Manager accepts payment in:
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My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
£297
for 2 nights
From
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£693
£2,039
 

Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £56.29 + Tax
Refundable Damage Deposit £187.63
Pet Fee £22.52 + Tax
Tax Rate 5.5%

Please note that River Ridge Cabin uses “seasonal rating” where certain seasons or weekends are priced differently. This is reflected in VRBO/Homeaway’s "average nightly rate" displayed on the listing. This is a setting that VRBO.com/Homeaway.com controls and River Ridge Cabin has no input into the calculation and display. The same is true for the service fee that VRBO.com/Homeaway.com charges; River Ridge Cabin has no input on or control over that fee. Please review your quote carefully to understand how the total due was calculated. If you do not agree with the amount due or the terms stated, please do not proceed and notify us that you wish to cancel your reservation. As per the refund policy stated on the listing, we will happily refund any monies already paid. There are many other housing options available to you either on VRBO.com/Homeaway.com or via local hoteliers. We are sure you can find a better match to your needs. Finally, rates are subject to change until your booking has been accepted by River Ridge Cabin.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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