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A piece of Heaven by the Woods

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Photos and Description of this 1 bedroom holiday cabin in Leavenworth - Newt's Roost

One room cabin with queensized bed, full bath, loft with 2 beds.

One room cabin, with all the comforts of home. Bathroom with shower.

Full size stove and refrigerator in kitchen area with table and 4 chairs close by.

The cabin is heated by electric base board heaters, and cooled by window air conditioners.

Please note it is a cabin, the floors are wood plank with throw rugs. the cabin is surrounded by trees and the great out doors. we do all we possibly can to keep out mice and bugs. but some times they do get in. We will do a close inspection less than 24 hours before your arrival. You will see traps set when you arrive but feel free to remove them when you arrive.

Flat screen TV and basic Dish programing is included.

There is a queen size bed with a very comfortable mattress.

There is also a loft access with attic steps that drop down for use. A queen mattress and box springs and a full size camper mattress are located in loft for additional sleeping area. The loft is great for kids and adults who do not need to stand up straight or able to crawl. It has its own AC unit.

Outside there is a large pavilion with wood floor and roof. Two picnic tables and chairs fit very comfortably.

There is a large fire pit. We will try to have some wood stacked close by, but you may need to supply some. PLEASE DO NOT CUT TREES OR LIMBS.

Please use extreme care when using the fire pit. Do not leave fire or glowing embers when you leave the fire pit area. There is a water hydrant in front of the cabin , feel free to run hose to pit, additional hose is on back deck.

On the back deck is a combination propane and charcoal grill for your use.

There are woods and paths on two sides of the cabin, and horseshoe pits for your enjoyment. Behind the cabin is a large area fenced for horses.

More Details
  • children welcome
  • limited accessibility
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered

David or Vickie Newton
Member since: 2015
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a day
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Calendar last updated:
23 September, 2016
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About David or Vickie Newton

Dave and I have been married 43 years. We have always enjoyed camping and our family time.

We often enjoy quiet week ends here, but also love it when all our kids join us.

We have plenty of room for tents and campers and a loft the kids call their own.

David or Vickie Newton purchased this cabin in 2003

Why David or Vickie Newton chose Indiana

We purchased this property several years ago and used it for camping for a couple of years and decided to build a cabin.

The way the cabin is situated you are shielded from the road by trees and you have a perfect camping experience with all the comforts of home.

What makes this cabin unique

In 2015, Memorial Day our grandson a (marine) married his wife (army) in the woods . We had a regular tent city, with about 20 people staying here, with 4 horses and some very well behaved dogs.

Very pleased the septic system handled the crowd with out a problem.

Wonderful memories have been and will continue to be made here.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Thank You for allowing us to stay in your beautiful cabin. It is much better than primitive camping. The kids LOVED the loft, and my husband and I loved the bed, very comfortable. We had zero trouble with the hot water and the AC units kept the cabin nice and cool. I would how ever suggest adding more stepping stones by the porch where it floods and some tiki torches by the fire pit. Other than that we had an amazing time and thoroughly enjoyed the getaway and will definitely return.
May 2016
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2 holidaymaker reviews

A piece of Heaven by the Woods
average rating of 4.5 based on 6 reviews

Really is a piece of heaven.

  • 5 of 5

Was a great little cabin. I am so grateful to them for being able to accommodate us on such short notice. Perfect place to get away for the weekend. If passing through Louisville and need a break this is the place for you. Pets are also welcome with open arms. Thanks again.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 9, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nice and quiet

  • 4 of 5

Good place to go if you want to get away from things, but it is rustic. Daytrips to Louisville are no problem -- about a 35 minute drive.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 30, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2015
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Nearest Airport
33 Miles
Louisville KY
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
DADS BAR & Grill
Nearest Golf
13 Miles
Old Capital Golf Club Corydon IN
Nearest Train
45 Miles
Spirit of Jasper
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
Interstate 64
Nearest Restaurant
2.4 Miles
Overlook Restaurant
Nearest Ski
24 Miles
Paoli IN
Nearest Beach
30 Miles
Payola Lake
Car: necessary

Marengo Cave tours 11 miles

Cave Country canoe and kayaking. 13 miles

Harrison Crawford State Forest

Ohio River

O'Bannon Woods State Park 14 miles

Scout Mountain Winery 5.5 miles


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cabin in Leavenworth, Indiana

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Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £246
Pet Fee £16
Tax Rate 6.0%

Pet deposit is per pet. Dogs must be on leash. Fence is ready for fence charger, to be provided by renters.
We are now able to process American Express.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cabin in Leavenworth, USA

Property Type:
  • cabin
  • Self-catering
Location Type:
  • Lakefront ...
  • Water View ...
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • Toilet with small shower
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 6
  • Queen bed with additional 2 beds in loft
  • Books
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Terrace ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • children welcome
  • limited accessibility
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets considered ...
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • Boating
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • Horseshoes
  • scenic drives
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • Kayaking

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