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Peaceful Country Cabin with hot tub near Red River Gorge

People6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms1
Space 1,040 sq. ft.
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

3BR, 1Ba Full Kitchen Washer & Dryer Sleeps 6 (fee for more than 4)Mt. View

Bill's Place is a beautifully decorated cabin with lots of charm. It has a gas log fireplace and large hot tub to relax in. The living room has new furniture and a 42' TV. The cabin has central heat & air for your comfort. The huge yard has a picnic shelter and large front porch with a porch swing, rocking chairs, table and chairs. The open deck has large table and chairs with a charcoal/gas grill. Linens and towels provided. Cabin is very clean.


Owner
James and Elizabeth Roach
Member since: 2014
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
29 September, 2017

About James and Elizabeth Roach

James and Libby Roach. We're both the youngest of large families. We both grew up in

Beattyville and chose to raise our family here. We've been married for 25 years and have two daughters, 23 and 20. I am an elected official(Property Valuation Administrator) in Lee County and James works in the construction business. We love the outdoors and spending time with family and friends.

James and Elizabeth Roach purchased this cabin in 2009

Why James and Elizabeth Roach chose Kentucky

We bought this 40 acre property because it is located close to our home. This 3rd generation family farm had been carefully cared for by our neighbor 'Bill' who lived a long life there. When he passed away in 2009, we purchased it from his family. We think of the property as 'Bill's Place', therefore we named it that. Bill was a real character in our small town and will not be easily forgotten. It didn't take long to realize how peaceful 'Bill's Place' was. We decided to remodel his home into the beautiful cabin it is today, and share it with others. The property is like many in our area. It was home to Bill's family where he and his siblings were raised by living off the land. There is evidence of the original homestead still there. The lawn has many fruit trees, planted by Bill. The barn wood on the walls of the upstairs in the cabin was taken from Bill's old barn. There is a picture of the barn hanging upstairs. We found heirloom, garden seeds in the barn from years ago. I was told by Bill's sister, Abby, that the rose in the front yard was brought from the original homestead and before that from another old homestead. She ask me to take care of her mother's rose. James and I feel like we are the caretakers of this wonderful property for now and will pass it on just as the family before us. The property's history shows it's self every time we are there. We feel honored be part of it.

What makes this cabin unique

Visiting 'Bill's Place' will be a peaceful getaway from the hustle of life. It will force you to slow down and enjoy nature while enjoying all the comforts of home. The area offers something for everyone. Many of our guests are here to visit family and friends for a homecoming. Many enjoy the Wooly Worm Festival held annually in October. If you love old cars, you'll want to visit Beattyville for car shows, street cruise-in and old engine and tractor shows. Lee County is known for horse riding, off road atv/jeep riding, world class rock climbing. Lee County is home to the Three Forks of the Kentucky River that offers boating and fishing. We are located near Natural Bridge State Park, Red River Gorge, Red River Gorge Zipline Adventures. We are within minutes of The Lee County Recreational Center that offers bowling, fitness center, pizza, etc.

Lee County has 1000's of acres of the Daniel Boone National Forest located here that offers hiking, bird watching, cycling, ect.

Lee County offers Beattyville Country Club that is a 9 hole golf course.

Guestbook comments from the owner

The cabin is exactly as pictured. We enjoyed every moment at the cabin and exploring the surrounding areas. The hot tub was a relaxing way to end the day. James and Libby are wonderful hosts and go above and beyond to make sure that your stay is ideal.

Recommended for: Sightseeing, Girls Getaway, Adventure Seekers, Age 55+, Romantic Getaway

My Response



It pleases us greatly to hear that quests are enjoying their stay at our cabin. Our goal is to make them comfortable and hope they have a great time during their visit. We will continue to make improvements so it only gets better! We really appreciate our quests. James and Libby
Jul 2015
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Location

Nearest Airport
75 Miles
Bluegrass Airport
Nearest Motorway
1.5 Miles
Highway 11
Nearest Restaurant
4 Miles
The Rockhouse, Hilltop Pizza, Bobcat
Car: necessary

Conveniently located near the Red River Gorge, Natural Bridge State Park, Red River Gorge Zipline, Red River Gorge Climbers Coalition Pendergrass Murray Recreational Preserve, Miller's Fork Recreational Preserve and The Three Forks of the Kentucky River.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cabin in Beattyville in Lee County

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 1040 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
  • 1 bathroom/standing shower and claw foot tub
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed , 1st floor bedroom
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed , 2nd floor bedroom
    Bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed , 2nd floor loft bedroom
  • 3 bedrooms
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Terrace ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • festivals
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • Miniature golf
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • Rock Climbing
Notes:
Abundant wildlife visit often. Great place to relax and enjoy nature with all the comforts of home.

Reviews

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Peaceful Country Cabin with hot tub near Red River Gorge
average rating of 4.92 based on 52 reviews
5

Secluded and beautiful

  • 5 of 5

We loved our stay - the cabin is quiet and cozy and close to all of the activities around Red River Gorge. The hot tub was fabulous! We are already planning to gather some friends and family for another trip to this beautiful property!

  • Review Submitted: Oct 2, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We're so glad you enjoyed your stay! We've made many wonderful memories there and love that others are too! Thank you so much for coming.
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5

Peaceful and quiet; a home away from home

  • 5 of 5

James and Libby have created a wonderful home away from home. It allowed my sister and I to spend quality time together in a peaceful, quiet and relaxing atmosphere. The cabin was extremely cozy, and we wanted for nothing. The only suggestion we would make is maybe adding an extra mirror upstairs since there was just the one in the bathroom. But no big deal. Also, we loved observing all the wildlife. The deer and turkeys were abundant. Riding the bikes up and down Tip Top Road was great. Thanks, James, for fixing my sister's seat to make her ride more comfortable, and thanks to you both for replacing the broken DVD player so speedily. We will definitely recommend and hope to return in the future. Thanks, James and Libby, for everything!

  • Review Submitted: Sep 16, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great Place to Stay

  • 4 of 5

We were very impressed with how clean the cabin was. The kids really enjoyed seeing all the wild life (deer, turkey, etc). We would definitely say here again.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 14, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Highly recommended.

  • 5 of 5

Met all of our expectations and then some. The cabin was spotless and the property very well cared for. A perfect launching off place for all that area offers in trails and nature.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 8, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Great place to stay

  • 5 of 5

We loved the very clean cabin. It was decorated so cute! The privacy of the grounds were great and the bicycles were a nice touch and alot of fun. We ate in so, I cooked every morning and evening. All the kitchen essentials were there. Thanks again for a lovely place to stay. We will be back again!!!!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 21, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Great experience

  • 5 of 5

Think of a nice country cabin only better. Clean and well maintenanced. Well groomed grounds with visiting deer in the evening. And the host(s), people not corporation, are very hospitable and live just down the road. If it fits your size and budget, do it you'll not regret it.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 4, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cabin in Beattyville, USA

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
£330
for 2 nights
From
£146
£914
£3,540
 

Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £37.91
Refundable Damage Deposit £189.53
Tax Rate 10.0%

2 week cancelation policy. Signed rental agreement required. Credit Card #required to cover damage deposit. Deposit amount is not charged to the card unless damages occur.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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