HomeAway uses cookies to improve your site experience. Learn more. By continuing, you consent to our use of cookies.
HomeAway uses cookies to improve your site experience. Learn more. By continuing, you consent to our use of cookies.
Verified Review icon check navigate-up navigate-left navigate-right expand mail svg-lightning svg-24hr svg-house svg-sleeps svg-bedrooms svg-bathrooms svg-stay svg-toilet calendar svg-report-flag pet-dog svg-multiunit Default Owner Icon
Book Online or call HomeAway Booking Assistance +44 (0) 800 917 5992
Book Online or call HomeAway Booking Assistance +44 (0) 800 917 5992


Bedrooms 7
Separate WC's1
Space sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights
Popular Features
  • Internet
  • Washing Machine
  • Parking
  • non smoking only
  • Air Conditioning
  • Fireplace
  • Barbecue
  • Hot Tub
  • children welcome


About the property


This 14 bed house has (1) set of Bunk Beds, (7) Twin, (4) Queen, and (1) King. (4.5) Bath. For fun with the family, it has a a pool table, fuse ball, large air hockey table, dart board, board games, movie room and three large family room areas with plenty of room for everyone. There is a large dining room with extra large table to create new memories over shared meals. The secluded back yard is great for outside games and relaxing while you grill on the back deck overlooking the forest. Finalize your stay with a personal signature written on our guest black board wall!

"Special memories from an intimate, sunset wedding on the deck."

"The house was just right for our corporate retreat - room for all..."

"Our church group felt renewed after our stay."

More Details

Property Manager
Member since: 2008
Speaks English
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
29 March, 2017


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Burnside in Pulaski County

Property Type:
  • house
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy 19
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Monument View
  • Mountain View
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Garage
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Jacuzzi
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , With sink
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 4 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 5 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
  • 7 Bedrooms, Sleeps 19
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , Master Bath/Jet Tub/Stand up shower
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed
    Bedroom 6 - 5 Single Bed
    Bedroom 4 - 2 Bunk Bed , This room is accessed via the Master Bath only.
    Bedroom 7 - 1 Large Double Bed , In loft area - private but no separate door.
    Bedroom 5 - 2 Large Double Bed
  • DVD Player
  • Table Football
  • Game Room
  • Games
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Terrace
  • Barbecue
  • Tennis
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • horse riding
  • Miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • rafting
  • ski
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing


3.7/5 -
(10 traveller reviews)

average rating of 3.7 based on 10 reviews

Amazing Sunset!

  • 5 of 5

Just LOVE the views from this house. This home sits at horizon level while you look down on an amazing view of the lake nestled between several ridges. Our favorite spot was on the back deck watching the sunset with a glass of wine while the kids had fun with the pool table and large screen TV in the upstairs family room. We also really appreciated the accessibility of this house. Our father-in-law does not move very well and was able to drive up to the home with only one step up and stayed in the first floor master. Everyone got their fun!

  • Review Submitted: Mar 24, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0

Perfect and Picturesque Property for Year Round Group Gatherings!

  • 5 of 5

We rented this property anticipating a family gathering 16 people ages 7 to 70...but some couldn't come so there were just 9 of us in this spacious, beautiful home. This is a fabulous house for a family reunion or group get-away. Be aware that the road up to the entire resort area called Cumberland Lake could be rather treacherous in winter weather, but we had no ice or snow to contend with.

Everything about this property is a plus in my opinion, and we book VRBO properties quite frequently. The house was exceedinly clean and the upgrades throughout the house are notable. The rooms and views are gorgeous, exactly as shown in the photos. The three floors made our multi-generational gathering a real homey, extremely comfortable place to be for 4 nights over the New Year's Eve weekend. All the games available thoughout the house were enjoyed including the darts, foosball, pooltable, etc. Some had fun using the hot tub in the cool winter air. The blackboard wall is perfect for playing Pictionary. We brought several board games, but there are lots of games and books in the house for guest use. Contrary to some of the previous negative reviews, the kitchen is now very well stocked with plenty of dishes, bowls, silverware, pots, pans, cookers...enough for large groups of 19. The plumbing worked well in all the bathrooms and the kitchen and faucets looked upscale or newly renovated. A NEW dual microwave & conventional oven require a little learning curve to operate the technology, but worked great once we did! :)

We brought and used lots of paper products for easy clean-up but the kitchen had way more than we needed of everything and we did run dishwasher daily...the previous negative reviews about an under stocked kitchen are not relevant. 3.5 bathrooms is a big convenience with bathrooms on every floor.

We came for family bonding time...took a few hikes, but mostly just hung out relaxing and having fun.

CONS: (which are almost not worth mentioning :) If anyone doesn't like to hear the crinkling of waterproof mattress pads, you may want to bring your own mattress pad to put on top of theirs to muffle the sound! :) Note that the rate may be much higher than the published rates shown on the calendar or in their guestbook if you're renting the property over a holiday weekend.

Highly recommend this property for small or large groups. Owner is very responsive to communication. Debbie (at check in) is extremely friendly, helpful and informative.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 3, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So glad you and your family enjoyed your stay Jeri - hope we have you back again! Take care, Shelly, A Better Rental
Did you find this review helpful?
1 0

Poorly maintained &I in desperate need of updaing

  • 1 of 5

This property is advertised as a 7 bedroom home, which it is not. Based on the legal definition of a bedroom, in the real estate world, a space can be considered a bedroom if it has a door that can be closed, a window, and a closet - according to this definition, this rental is actually a 3 bedroom home (the 3 bedrooms on the main floor are the only ones that fit that definition).

Fortunately, a couple families from our group were willing to share a room (master suite) with their children, however what if there were seven couples, or 14 adults in our group? We were deceived into renting this home based on the way it is inaccurately advertised on Homeaway.com.

Problems with/in the home:

1. Upon arrival the tub in the jack and jill bath downstairs needed to be rodded. As it turns out, the tub in the bath upstairs also need to be rodded.

2. The dryer overheats and requires an extended cool down period before use. Thus making it impossible to wash anything in a timely manner.

3. There are reappearing ants on the kitchen floor by the table and windows.

4. The room in the basement has construction supplies in it, nails and hammers laying around. There is a family with two young children staying in it and this is a safety hazard.

5. The light on the ceiling fan in the living room is hanging by wires and is also an extreme safety hazard.

6. There are nail holes above many of the windows and in the walls, which are unsightly (shows a lack of general upkeep).

7. The variety of kitchen utensils is inconsistent to the number of people inhabiting the home. There are only about 8 adult forks. For a home that is advertised as sleeping 15 there needs to be at least as many forks.

8. There are only about six regular sized mugs (most of which are chipped), which will not accommodate the number of ppl in your party.

9. The upstairs fridge leaked and did not cool properly, the downstairs fridge leaked also.

10. The whole TV situation is a mess: two TV's on one box? Running to the third floor from the basement or first floor to change the tv channels is a major inconvenience. Flat screen/ TV's are so inexpensive these days that there is no reason in the world you are asking 3k a week for this house and the TV is a huge black box.

I have photos to support my argument. I have many other complaints that can't be stated due to letter maximums/space on this website.

Bottom line, look elsewhere, this place is a hole-in-the-wall!

  • Review Submitted: Oct 20, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much for your review. We really appreciate comments to help us improve our rental program and truly embrace open forum reviews so renters can make informed choices. We also appreciate that owners/managers can respond to insure all perspectives are understood. We have rented this home to more than 20 families since we took over management in April 2016 - including 5 families AFTER your rental. NONE of them have provided negative feedback - with many providing unsolicited positive comments. Additionally, many of the items you have stated are simply not true. Only after checkout did you send this list with 50% refund demand stating that you would post a negative review if we did comply. We have done a thorough inspection of the home and corrected any item we believe would be needed for the satisfaction of future renters - i.e the home DOES have adequate kitchen supplies - knives/forks are in two separate drawers in the kitchen and we have purchased a new dryer & fridge. However, we have not responded to your many preference requests for items like replacing all TVs to flat screens. We believe part of the joy of traveling to the area is to enjoy the country and all it has to offer. Additionally, as you know, we made three visits during your short stay - including one from the owner himself to try to resolve your many preference requests. As our multiple renters can attest, we pride ourselves on quick response when you inform us. We are truly sorry for your perception and believe it does not represent the way we run our rental program.
Did you find this review helpful?
3 1

Awesome view! Great accomodations!

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed this vacation home so much we stayed twice!

The home was clean and had everything we needed. This house is very large but still feels cozy. Offers privacy and comfort. It had something for everyone in the family. The kids loved the big TV room upstairs where they had their own space. Mom and dad enjoyed the fireplace and the fantastic view. We all loved hiking and returning home to a relaxing hot tub!

I would definitely recommend this home to my friends.

  • Review Submitted: Feb 22, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 1
Cincinnati, Ohio

Fun w/ Family

  • 5 of 5

Stayed over President's Day weekend and had a wonderful time. This is a great place in the winter to relax, hike, watch movies, play cards and connect with family. We really enjoyed the beautiful snow that was unexpected and the black board signature wall was fun for all of us! Plenty of room with so many bedrooms and three living areas! Hoping to be back this summer and bring all the "fun toys" for the lake.....

  • Review Submitted: Feb 20, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
Cincinnati, Ohio

Enjoy the View!

  • 5 of 5

Absolutely love this house. It is an amazing place to relax, gather and unwind with family/friends. View is amazing for morning coffee before starting a fantastic day of boating, kayaking, hiking, swimming or exploring Daniel Boone National Forest trails, Lake Cumberland and Big South Fork River. The signature blackboard wall in the dining room was fun for all of us - great to read all the stories of those who have visited. Fire ring was just perfect for s'mores and we enjoyed the upstairs media room for "family movie nights". We rented for a week with friends & family visiting in/out throughout the week from Indiana & Ohio - plenty of room with so many bedrooms to sleep/host us all. The kids enjoyed the foosball, pool table while the adults soaked in the hot tub. We will definitely be back and plan to bring our ATVs next time with so many trails in the area......thanks so much for opening your home to us!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 7, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: A Better Rental wants to thank you for your great review. We was very happy to accommodate your needs. Hope to see you back real soon!
Did you find this review helpful?
1 3


Nearest Airport
80 Miles
Blue Grass Airport
Nearest Barpub
9 Miles
Sully's Bar and Grill
Nearest Golf
8 Miles
General Burnside Island
Nearest Motorway
7 Miles
US Hwy 27
Nearest Restaurant
9 Miles

This home is located in gate 3. You can go to any location within the resort with your gate code and explore the Daniel Boone National Forest located at the top of the highest points in KY. For day trips we are 25 miles from Cumberland Falls, famous for the Moonbow; With a Great Lake View Restaurant, and horseback riding. Mammoth Cave is located within 2 hours or rent a boat at Burnside Marina 15 min away. Enjoy the newly renovated 18 hole golf course, all within 15 min. Lee's Ford is 30 Min using the new bypass (914) and has a full service restaurant, marina and shopping. Somerset is 30 min away and offers a mall, restaurants, flea markets and Specialty shops. Somersplash, 30 min drive; Somernite Cruise car show every 4th Sat of the month.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Burnside, Kentucky

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
Convert Currency
Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
1 Mar 2017 - 15 May 2017
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights
16 May 2017 - 15 Sep 2017
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights
16 Sep 2017 - 1 Dec 2017
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights
2 Dec 2017 - 28 Feb 2018
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights

Additional pricing information

Cleaning £148
cc Processing £36
Checkin £20
Tax Rate 10.0%

Rates subject to change each season. Memorial Day, Forth of July, Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year's are holiday rates. $300.00 deposit due at booking and returned within 30 days of checkout if not damages or items missing. Full payment due no later than 30 days prior to checkin. Home sleeps 15+ - there is an additional $10/person per night charge above 15. Check out our website at: www.kentuckykabins.com for all our policies.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
Enter dates for accurate pricing
Enquire Now Enquire Now

Partner Offers

Portable wifi hotspot

You might like these similar properties