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River's Edge Cabin On The Wenatchee River-Great Recreation Area Near Leavenworth

Bedrooms 2
Space 1,100 sq. ft.
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 - 5 nights


About the property

2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4 to 6

Just opened up for the fall and winter months!

Adorable 1100 square foot cabin on the Wenatchee River in the popular Ponderosa Pines neighborhood.

This great recreation area has back roads and green trails to cross country ski or hike and also has a community pool (seasonal) and large playground area, all located just steps from River's Edge Cabin.

River's Edge is only 30 minutes to Steven's Pass and 25 minutes to the quaint Bavarian town of Leavenworth, where every day feels like a holiday. It is also just moments away from the gorgeous Plain valley as well as Lake Wenatchee, and Fish Lake parks and recreation areas. Endless activities, in every season, await you!

River's Edge is situated on the Wenatchee River, with steps down to the river bank and a riverside deck. Enjoy the view of the river in the winter, or get out and float it in the summer. A big deck allows plenty of room to dine outside, make a campfire, or just watch the stars between the towering evergreens.

Amenities include:

Beautiful river view from every window

1 bedroom with queen bed

Large loft with King bed and two twin beds

Full bath with slate tile

Lovely remodeled Living room with vaulted ceiling and spiral stairs

Electric Heat and cozy Wood burning stove (firewood provided)

Fully equipped kitchen, with fridge, dishwasher, range/oven, microwave, coffee maker, toaster, blender, and well-stocked with dishes and cookware.

Basic pantry items provided (spices, coffee, tea, sugar, flour, etc)

Laundry on site (washer and dryer)

Flatscreen TV with DVD and VCR and many movies to choose from

High speed WiFi

Games and books and DVDs to enjoy during your stay

Large Deck with BBQ

Room for one car in garage

River's Edge is comfortable, peaceful, and well-equipped. Many people say it has a positive energy and it should! This has always been a place of happiness and laughter. I want your stay to be as comfortable and relaxed as possible and I look forward to talking with you about your stay at River's Edge.

More Details

Cate Schultz Mighell
Member since: 2015
Speaks English, French
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
3 December, 2017

About Cate Schultz Mighell

I live in the Seattle area and have enjoyed traveling to the beautiful Lake Wenatchee/Wenatchee River area for years.

I am a Life Coach and Author and also, for fun, an aviator adventurer! I love to hear your stories, from our communications and from your cabin journal entries. And, in return, I share one of my stories with you - a complimentary copy of my book, SILENT SKY.

This cabin has seen a lot of laughter, joy, and happiness. My three sons, now in their twenties, still consider this place their "Helmsdeep" - place of sanctuary.

I hope that you will love it as we have loved it. Enjoy your stay at River's Edge and please come back often and share it with your friends.

Fondly, Cate

Cate Schultz Mighell purchased this cabin in 1999

Why Cate Schultz Mighell chose Leavenworth

We fell in love with this place immediately. Not too big and not too small. It is close enough to Leavenworth to always have options for shopping and dining and entertainment, but far enough away that we can enjoy the evening away from the tourist crowds.

Being right on the river is perfect for those hot summer days of chilling in the sun or river rafting or just hanging out with friends. We are also only a few steps away from the clubhouse, pool, and playground, with extensive kid equipment and even a basketball court, volleyball court, and baseball field! There is even a sledding hill when the snows hit big (which they do sometimes!) In the summer, you can raft from multiple spots upriver right to your doorstep!

We are only a half hour away from Stevens Pass, with great skiing, and summer activities as well. Big Lake Wenatchee is just down the road (waterskiing, swimming, beach bathing, camping, boating, etc) and Fish Lake is nearby as well (summer/ice fishing, ice skating, and boat rentals too). Nearby rivers, lakes, mountains, and woods supply endless opportunities for outdoor activities and, even within our neighborhood, numerous maintained greenbelt trails allow you to get into nature for a stroll whenever the urge strikes. The neighborhood roads themselves are quiet and safe, allowing biking, snowmobiling, cross-country skiing, dog walking, etc.

In nearby Plain, the grocery store, hardware/gift store, restaurant, and wineries are all worth a visit.

This is a place where there is always something to do . . . or do nothing at all but soak in the peaceful serenity of River's Edge! We know you will love it here!

What makes this cabin unique

Virtually everyone who visits River's Edge falls in love with it and says you can really feel the "good energy" here. It is a happy place.


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cabin in Leavenworth in Chelan County

Property Type:
  • cabin
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1100 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 15:00 / Check-out: 11:30
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • pets considered
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • resort ...
  • rural ...
  • village ...
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront ...
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wood Stove ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • The bathroom has a slate floor, granite countertops, sink, toilet, and full-size tub.
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , 2 Single Bed
  • The downstairs bedroom, with foam-topped queen bed is opposite the bathroom. It has a full size dresser and closet for your convenience. This may seem strange, but there is something about the light and mirrors in this room that make you look beautiful. I'm not kidding! Others have observed it too..... The loft is accessed by a lovely spiral staircase and contains a king size bed and two twin beds. It also has a perfect sitting area with a nonstop view of the river scenery.
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room ...
  • Games ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Bicycles
  • Boat ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • churches
  • festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • Horseshoes
  • Miniature golf
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • Snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
There is plenty to do in and around River's Edge! Come enjoy your stay with us!


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River's Edge Cabin On The Wenatchee River-Great Recreation Area Near Leavenworth
average rating of 4.95 based on 20 reviews
Seattle, WA

The property was exactly what we were looking for. A beautiful riverside cabin.

  • 5 of 5

The cabin was a lot of fun. It was only three adults and one baby in our party. But the cabin can easily fit twice as many. Very large deck out back and I can see how this place would be fun to come to in any season.

  • Review Submitted: 29-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much for visiting River's Edge! I am glad you enjoyed yourself. We are fortunate to be in an area that has great activities for every season. Please come back and visit again soon!
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Tacoma WA

Quiet, peaceful

  • 5 of 5

Had great time, snow took us by surprise. Would definitely come back.

  • Review Submitted: 23-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Octoberfest birthday surprise

  • 5 of 5

Relaxing birthday stay.

  • Review Submitted: 08-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful, peaceful, and cozy

  • 5 of 5

My family had a wonderful time staying at River's Edge a couple weeks ago. The cabin is especially lovely with the addition of the wrap around porch and there are fewer things more peaceful than swinging at the edge of a river on a clear summer night. Furthermore, our correspondence with the owner, Cate has always been pleasant. This was our second stay at River's Edge and it may become our new family tradition.

  • Review Submitted: 25-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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We didn't want to leave

  • 5 of 5

What a delightful escape, comfortable cabin and breathtaking view. We booked two nights but wished we'd done more. We enjoyed the swing at the (literal :) River's Edge where we had snacks, reading moments, and time to relax. Nearby Plain was adorable, bustling Leavenworth was not far away and Mountain Springs Lodge had a lovely Sunday brunch. We will definitely be back to the charming cabin. The owner, Cate, was quick to respond and directions to the cabin plus ease of use were phenomenal. You won't be disappointed.

  • Review Submitted: 31-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Cute cabin with a dock right on the river.

  • 5 of 5

Conveniently located between Lake Wenatchee and Leavenworth. Also a short drive to wineries and great hiking. Nicely finished cabin with a dock right on the river. Will definitely come back again soon!

  • Review Submitted: 11-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
25 Miles
Nearest Barpub
6 Miles
Headwaters Pub
Nearest Golf
8 Miles
Kahler Glen
Nearest Train
15 Miles
Nearest Motorway
10 Miles
Highway 2
Nearest Restaurant
1.5 Miles
Nearest Ski
25 Miles
Stevens Pass
Car: necessary

The quaint Bavarian town of Leavenworth is only 15 minutes away by scenic Chumstick Canyon. Shopping, restaurants, entertainment, mini-golf, art shows, and much more can be found in Leavenworth. The city hosts a festival nearly every weekend, from Christmas Tree Lighting to Octoberfest to numerous other seasonal events. In the summer, live theater is held outdoors and quaintly dressed locals help visitors celebrate year-round. This town is well worth a visit!

After enjoying the busy-ness of tourist activities in Leavenworth, come back to your peaceful, quiet little piece of heaven on the river where you can relax away from the crowds.


Prices & Availability

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Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £75.05
Pet Fee £37.53
Damage Deposit £187.63

Rates are subject to change until confirmation.
Please inquire for cancellation policy.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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