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The Ultimate In Relaxation At The Lake with dock!

People14
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Separate WC's1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 4 nights

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Details
Property
house
People
14
Bedrooms
4
Bathrooms
2
Minimum Stay
2 - 4 nights

Description

Photos and Description of this 4 bedroom holiday home in Scottsville - The Lake House

4 Bedroom, 2 1/2 Bath, Loft, Sleeps 12-14, Lake View, Lake Access!

This is a brand new listing for 2015! Our house is situated near the end of a private drive shared by 5 families. We like to call it "The Lake House". This 4 bedroom house with a loft will comfortably sleep up to 14 people although the rates are based on 12 occupants. Additional guests may stay at a rate of $25/guest per night. You will enjoy an amazing family room with comfy couches, a stone gas fireplace (used seasonally), and a high ceiling with large windows looking out over the lake. There is a well equipped kitchen and dining area with a table that will seat 10. From the kitchen you can walk out onto the upper deck and relax or operate the available gas grill. The master bedroom is on the main floor and has a king bed and a door that leads out onto the back deck. There is also a full bath on this main level. Upstairs is the loft with a queen size bed, a small bedroom with a twin size trundle bed, and another full bath. The lowest level in the home has two bedrooms, each with a twin over full bunk bed. There is also a half bath in one of the bedrooms. The laundry is located on this level off of one of the bedrooms. There is a family room on this level that has a game table, a sleeper sofa, a gas fireplace (used seasonally), and a 55" TV with BlueRay, and DVD.

There is WIFI available throughout the house and on the deck. There is a large upper deck overlooking the lake with plenty of space for everyone! There is a lower deck with a porch swing perfect for enjoying the beautiful view of the lake. The family room and one of the bedrooms open onto this lower deck.

The house is just a short walk from the lake down a set of easy stairs. There is dock access and the swimming and fishing is great from the dock too!

While staying at our house, you are just minutes from Bailey's Point Recreation area and public boat ramp, minutes from Barren River Lake State Park, and about 45 minutes from Bowling Green, KY. It would be easy to visit the National Corvette Museum, or Mammoth Caves.

This is a great place for families to enjoy some quiet, relaxing, fun times together. You will be staying in a fairly private area and although there are houses close by, this is a quiet neighborhood. If you are looking for peace and quiet, this is the place!

This lake is managed by the Army Corp. of Engineers. The water level is regulated to be at summer levels from May through the middle of October. From the middle of October until the first part of May, the lake is at its winter level and all private docks on the lake are unusable. During this time, the lake cannot be seen from the house. The lakebed is still a fun place to walk and there is a small creek that flows year round. During the summer, the lake level stays fairly constant unless there are heavy rains or extreme drought. Because of this, we cannot guarantee what the water level will be. Please ask questions if you have any.

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Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Owner
Tom Nazarenus
Member since: 2015
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
1 December, 2016
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About Tom Nazarenus

My wife Lisa and I own this house with her parents John and Rita. We live not far away in Tennessee. Lisa and her parents have lived in the area for nearly 30 years, and I have lived in the area for about 8 years. Lisa and I have two children, a 5 year old, and a 3 year old so life is very exciting. Our entire family enjoys being near the lake, and so we are excited to share that experience with you through the use of our house!

Tom Nazarenus purchased this house in 2015

Why Tom Nazarenus chose Barren River Lake

We chose this property for several reasons. The quiet private drive, the quiet cove on the lake, and the direct lake access and lake views. We love to boat and ski so finding a place right on the water was very important to us. With small children, we wanted a place where we could enjoy the water with them without having to be far from home. This house was perfect for us!

What makes this house unique

We knew this was the house for us when we walked in and saw the amazing stone fireplace and high ceiling. The views of the lake from the living room and back deck are incredible. Enjoying a place like this by yourself is wonderful, but so is sharing it with your friends. This place is certainly large enough to share! There are two nice family rooms to enjoy. The main level has comfortable leather sofas, a fireplace (seasonally used), and large windows with great views of the lake. The second family room is set up for games and movies with a table, comfortable seating, a 55" TV with BlueRay/DVD, and a gas fireplace (used seasonally). The upper level deck provides room for your entire group and a place to cook out. The lower deck, although smaller, still provides lots of space and a porch swing to enjoy the great views of the lake.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(16 traveller reviews)

The Ultimate In Relaxation At The Lake with dock!
average rating of 4.875 based on 16 reviews
5

Great Property, Great Owners

  • 5 of 5

Our extended family stayed at this cabin over Thanksgiving, and we were all very pleased. The house was well-kept, very clean, and matched all of our expectations from the photos. The owners were very kind, and even dropped off wood for a bonfire. We would love to return in the summer, when we could get more use out of the deck, patio swing, and dock.

A Dollar General store nearby provides a handy alternative to longer drives into town. But - if you do drive in to Scottsville - I recommend a stop in the charming town square or some homestyle food at Earl G Dumplins.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 29, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Ahhhh-mazing Home Away From Home!

  • 5 of 5

Our family highly recommends this Lake House. This roomy house was stocked with every comfortable convenience our family needed for a wonderful getaway. The owners thought of everything to ensure an enjoyable stay- from the inviting decor to the plush bath towels. The spacious eat-in kitchen was perfect for all of our family's food prep, meals and a competitive game of monopoly. The 2 outside decks were great, one even has a Ping Pong table. Tom was friendly and attentive. You will be delighted with this place!

  • Review Submitted: Nov 20, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Fort Thomas, KY
5

Looking for a scenic area…Here it is!

  • 5 of 5

The house is as shown in the pictures, beautiful and very clean with plenty of space. The deck and basement walkout overlooked the lake and trees. The kitchen has everything you might need! I needed a crockpot and could not find one, when the owner stopped by to light the pilot light on the gas fireplace (which was very nice on a cool fall weekend) I asked him if there was one the owner and 20 minutes later he brought me a crockpot! Our friends had a wonderful time at this vacation home and plan to return next year! Sunday morning we drove into Scottsville for delicious breakfast at Earl G Dumplin’s. Thanks for sharing your home and hospitality!

  • Review Submitted: Oct 24, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Great Labor Day Weekend!!!!

  • 5 of 5

The house was just amazing. Three levels and plenty of space. Stocked to the hilt with everything you need in a rental house for a wonderful weekend. Linens, Towels, Cooking utensils, and on and on. The Dock and water are so accessible. Right across from the state park. Our weather and weekend could not have been more perfect. The most impressive part of the rental was that any previous recommendation was done, fire pit, bottle opener, and on. Very responsive owners. Wow. Thanks for a great place to have a memorable weekend.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 5, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great Home

  • 5 of 5

The home was clean and perfect for a large family, with lots of room to spread out. We really enjoyed having the dock access for our boat.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 17, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfectly wonderful week and home!

  • 5 of 5

Wonderful place for a family vacation! Everything you could possibly need and more! Thank you for sharing your beautiful lake house with us, and for the yummy zucchini bread!

The McGraw's

  • Review Submitted: Aug 7, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
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Location

Nearest Airport
25 Miles
Bowling Green, KY
Nearest Golf
6 Miles
Barren River Lake State Park
Nearest Motorway
3 Miles
31E
Car: necessary

Just minutes from Barren River Lake State Park and 45 minutes from Bowling Green with the National Corvette Museum and Mammoth Caves. House sits right on the shore of Barren River Lake and has its own dock and boat slip. Just a couple of miles from the public boat ramp at Bailey's Point Recreation Area. This stay will provide you with the ultimate in peaceful relaxation, beautiful scenery, fishing, boating, and any of your other favorite water sports!

Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Scottsville, Barren River Lake

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Low Season
28 Nov 2016 - 21 Dec 2016
2 night minimum stay
£800
for 2 nights
From
£255
£1,905
 
Notes: Rates are based on 12 guests; add £21 per night, per additional guest
 
Christmas
22 Dec 2016 - 31 Dec 2016
3 night minimum stay
£1,183
for 3 nights
From
£297
£1,990
 
Notes: Rates are based on 12 guests; add £21 per night, per additional guest
 
Low Season
1 Jan 2017 - 1 May 2017
2 night minimum stay
£800
for 2 nights
From
£255
£1,820
 
Notes: Rates are based on 12 guests; add £21 per night, per additional guest
 
High Season 1
2 May 2017 - 23 May 2017
2 night minimum stay
£970
for 2 nights
From
£340
£2,500
 
 
Labor Day
24 May 2017 - 30 May 2017
4 night minimum stay
£1,650
for 4 nights
From
£340
£2,500
 
 
High Season 2
31 May 2017 - 28 Jun 2017
3 night minimum stay
£1,310
for 3 nights
From
£340
£2,500
 
 
High Season 3
29 Jun 2017 - 31 Jul 2017
4 night minimum stay
£1,650
for 4 nights
From
£340
£2,500
 
 
High Season 4
1 Aug 2017 - 17 Aug 2017
2 night minimum stay
£970
for 2 nights
From
£340
£2,500
 
 
Solar Eclipse 2017
19 Aug 2017 - 22 Aug 2017
3 night minimum stay
£1,693
for 3 nights
From
£467
£2,500
 
 
High Season 5
23 Aug 2017 - 30 Aug 2017
2 night minimum stay
£970
for 2 nights
From
£340
£2,500
 
 
Labor Day
31 Aug 2017 - 5 Sep 2017
3 night minimum stay
£1,310
for 3 nights
From
£340
£2,500
 
 
High Season 6
6 Sep 2017 - 16 Oct 2017
2 night minimum stay
£970
for 2 nights
From
£340
£2,500
 
 
Fall
17 Oct 2017 - 21 Nov 2017
2 night minimum stay
£800
for 2 nights
From
£255
£1,820
 
 
Thanksgiving
22 Nov 2017 - 27 Nov 2017
3 night minimum stay
£1,183
for 3 nights
From
£297
£1,820
 
 
Winter 1
28 Nov 2017 - 21 Dec 2017
2 night minimum stay
£800
for 2 nights
From
£255
£1,650
 
 
Christmas
22 Dec 2017 - 2 Jan 2018
3 night minimum stay
£1,183
for 3 nights
From
£297
£1,820
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
£970
for 2 nights
From
£340
 
Notes: Rates are based on 12 guests; add £21 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £197 + Tax
Property Damage Protection £78
Refundable Damage Deposit £590
Tax Rate 8.0%

*Rates are for 12 guests. Additional guests are charged at $25/guest per night.

*I require a three night minimum on major holiday weekends including memorial day, 4th of July, labor day, thanksgiving, Christmas, and Easter. I will refund cancellations 100% less a $50 fee as long as stay is more than 30 days away. If cancellation occurs 15-30 days prior to stay, i will refund 75% of deposit. If cancellation occurs 10-14 days prior to stay, i will refund 50% of your deposit. If cancellation occurs within 10 days of arrival, i will not refund your deposit.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house on Scottsville on Kentucky

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 2200 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Lake View ...
  • Lakefront ...
  • rural ...
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet
  • Two full bathrooms and one half bathroom.
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14
  • Master Bedroom - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Loft Bedroom - 1 Large Double Bed , Loft room above living room
    Bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed , Small room with trundle bed
    Bedroom 4 - 1 Double Bed , 1 Single Bed , 1 Bunk Bed , Twin over full bunk bed!
    Bedroom 5 - 1 Double Bed , 1 Single Bed , 1 Bunk Bed , Twin over full bunkbed!
  • Master Bedroom with king size bed, a small seating area, and a door leading out onto back deck. Full bath is just outside the entrance to this room. Loft bedroom with queen bed, full bath, and small bedroom with trundle just off this loft room. Two bedrooms downstairs, each with a twin over full bunk bed. One of these rooms has a half bath attached. There is also a full size sofa sleeper downstairs.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Boat ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Tennis ...
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
Notes:
Great place to bring your boat to the lake, tie it up at the dock and run right up to the house. Very easy to enjoy the lake right from your own backyard!

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