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Your family fun begins here, Driftwood Retreat

Bedrooms 6
Separate WC's1
Space 3,248 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights


About the property

6 Bedrooms and 3 1/2 baths

Nestled in a secluded area along the banks of beautiful Lake Barkley sets Driftwood Retreat, the sister location of Edgewater Retreat. This newly listed property has great amenities and lots of living space inside and outside, including a wrap around deck overlooking the lake and woods.

This home sleeps 20 in 6 bedrooms. Located on the main level is the Master Bedroom Suite featuring a king bed and full bathroom, bedroom two with a queen bed, and bedroom three with a queen bed. The remaining bedrooms are on the lower lake level: bedroom four has two queen beds and patio doors that open onto the patio, bedroom five has a queen bed and a full bath, bedroom six features two full size bunk beds.

Everyone will enjoy spending time together and unwinding from a day on the lake in either the spacious open floor living/dining/kitchen area, or the fun-packed game room. The living/dining/kitchen area is located on the main floor with spectacular views of Lake Barkley. The table seats ten with additional seating for five at the bar.The game room is on the lower lake level and offers everything from pool to ping pong.

For your lake enjoyment, this property offers easy access to the water and a boat dock. The oversized driveway can accommodate you and all of your guests.

Driftwood Retreat, with it's private lake frontage, numerous amenities and breathtaking views; is the perfect place to make vacation memories.

If Driftwood is booked at the time you need check out our other home VRBO 450335

They are in the same area.

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Phyllis Johnson
Member since: 2013
Speaks English
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
18 September, 2017

About Phyllis Johnson

We loved sharing our home (Edgewater Retreat) . Our guest said that they loved our home and enjoyed working with us. They were not happy because it stayed booked all the time. They kept wanting time that we didn't have open. This home Driftwood came open and was near our other one. So we took it on in order to try to help our guest that wanted to come back for a visit.

We are so excited with Driftwood.

We just love meeting and sharing our homes with our guest.

Its nice to help make family memories .

Phyllis Johnson purchased this house in 2014

Why Phyllis Johnson chose Kentucky

Driftwood is a nice size home and near our home Edgewater Retreat. It sits on the water so you have easy access to the water. Its secluded and makes for a great get away.

Most of our guest come and meet up with other family members to have

a reunion . So with the size of Driftwood it works very well.


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Cadiz in Trigg County

Property Type:
  • house
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 3248 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 25
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Non smoking only ...
  • Kayak There are kayak at the home that can be used. We do not take and are not responsible for any accidents or injury while using
Location Type:
  • Lakefront
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , located on the lower level in queen suite
    Bathroom 4 - Toilet , located on the lower level
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , located in the master suite
  • 2 full baths on main level Lower lake level has one full bath and one half bath.
  • 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 25
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 5 - 2 Bunk Bed , Full size bunk beds
    Bedroom 6 - 2 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 1 Master suite - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 4 - 1 Large Double Bed , Queen Suite
  • Main Level has 3 bedrooms . bedrooms 1,2,3, Lower Lake Level has 3 bedrooms . Bedrooms 4,5,6,
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Terrace
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Barbecue
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
  • churches
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • Horseshoes
  • scenic drives
  • Shopping
  • Shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Racquetball
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing


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Your family fun begins here, Driftwood Retreat
average rating of 4.869565 based on 46 reviews

Drifting away at Driftwood

  • 5 of 5

Rented this property for a small family gathering and it was perfect. Easy to find, wonderfully decorated, very clean and very comfortable beds! Kitchen equipped with just about everything you could need, best that I have ever seen. Enjoyed being able to sit on front porch while it rained and being able to watch the wildlife in the morning and evening. Great great property - will definitely rent again!

  • Review Submitted: Sep 19, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Weekend guys trip

  • 5 of 5

We had a great weekend and the house fit every one of our needs. We will definitely go back.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 28, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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great family home

  • 5 of 5

Quiet lane ending in a large home with lots of toys for children. Very peaceful.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 23, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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So peaceful!!!

  • 5 of 5

We came here with 2 other families for one last summer getaway before our kids get back to school. It was so much fun!!! With 15 people and a dog, there was a worry that we would feel cramped. That was not the case at all. We had enough room for everyone to hang out together or for you to be alone if you just wanted a quick nap. The kitchen was so fully stocked it was amazing. If you can think of something you need, it is probably in the fantastic kitchen. Having the boat dock was such a wonderful amenity. As beautiful as the house is, the back deck was the favorite for all the adults. Just sitting out after a long day in the lake and watching the deer come up made every night so relaxing. Phyllis is a terrific hostess and she made sure that everything was taken care of and answered any of our questions very quickly. What a wonderful way to say goodbye to summer!!!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 14, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Richmond, VA

2nd Bi-Annual Family Vacation

  • 5 of 5

We were very impressed with the whole experience! Phyllis is a wonderful lady to work with! We enjoyed every minute that we were there, July 30 - Aug 6. Three out of 4 grandbabies were there and there was plenty for them to do! Fishing, kayaking, running around the yard and even had toys there for them to play with. We had a total of 14 with more than enough room to spare, never once did we feel cramped or in each others way.

My husband and I were so impressed with the area that we even asked Phyllis for the addresses of the other homes as he and I are talking about coming back in the fall.

Oh and the deer...oh my grandbabies thought this was just the greatest thing in the world that they would just walk up and not be afraid of the "humans" in the area. We also had our fur babies with us, which Phyllis just fell in love with, and there was more than enough house and yard space for them!!

Again, enjoyed it very much!!!

The Reese Family

  • Review Submitted: Aug 7, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Loretta I so enjoyed meeting you and your family. And yes I fell in love with your fur babies. I want to just say thank you for the extra effort you took cleaning up after you fur babies I couldn't even tell they had been there. Glad you guys had a great stay look forward to having you back . And a big thanks to your husband for the help. Thanks Phyllis
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Union, Ohio

Two of my grand daughters were 1st in the door when I opened it. There were squeals of joy!

  • 4 of 5

The first 2 in the door said it was the most beautiful and biggest house ever! (They are 7 and 9). We had 7 adults and 9 young people ranging from 7 to 16, plenty of room for all of us. The 2 refrigerators was a big plus since we cooked most of our meals at the house. The fishing off the dock was fun, the girls caught and released 3 turtles. The fish were a little farther out as we discovered the day we rented a pontoon for the day and stopped by the house, the fish tried to jump into the boat. We loved that the Marina and the Beach were close by. A few of our party fell in love with the coffee shop in Cadiz and made several trips there. The last 2 days of our stay the humidity was high, so we all stayed in and played games and watched movies, having multiple tv's was a plus then too. The view was fantastic and we couldn't get enough of the deer. We would book this house again, if we did not need one more handicap accessible next time.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 25, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Melody Happy you guys enjoyed your stay. So sorry we had recorded breaking heat during your stay but that's one thing I can't control Lol i will see what I can work out for you So you can come stay with us again Thanks Phyllis
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Nearest Golf
16 Miles
Lake Barkley State Park
Nearest Beach
16 Miles
Lake Barkley State Park
Car: necessary

Boat and water toy rental

Prize Point Marina

Lake Barkley Marina

Land Between The Lakes

Well known Patties Restaurant


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Cadiz, USA

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
off Season
1 Nov 2017 - 28 Feb 2018
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights
Peak Season
1 Jun 2018 - 31 Jul 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights

Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £148.02
Pet Fee £74.01
Damage Insurance £43.67

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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