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BEST VIEW on Lake Hamilton

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms2
Space 1,000 sq ft
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

Rustic lake front cottage with boat dock and great views!

No kidding, the view is spectacular with Mount Riante in the distance. We are on the main channel facing due South which is important because it means NO MOSQUITOS and there is always a nice breeze.

We are just outside the city limits of Hot Springs which means we are minutes away from everything, 5 minutes from Oaklawn Park, yet located on a private, quiet peninsula.

We have a boat dock available with a marina a few hundred yards away to gas up the boat. You will put your boat in at Hill Wheatley park and hop across the main channel to our boat dock.

We have covered parking for your vehicle or your boat trailer. You will want to put your boat in prior to coming to cottage as we have a steep driveway.

More Details

Owner
Chris Schmiedeke
Member since: 2012
Speaks english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
June 22, 2018

About Chris Schmiedeke

Myself, my wife and our two girls live in Dallas, Texas. My wife is originally from Hot Springs and we travel here as much as time will allow.

We love the Hot Springs area, and wanted someplace on the lake where we could get away.

Chris Schmiedeke purchased this cottage in 2004

Why Chris Schmiedeke chose Hot Springs

We love this property because of the spectacular views and southerly breeze. We had a place in a cove at one time, and the mosquitos were unbearable.

Our home is a rustic 50+ year old cottage built right on the lake. Multiple decks to lounge on, a boat dock and steps right down into the water.

Check the photos and reviews to learn more about our vacation home. If you are expecting the Ritz Carlton, this is not your place. This is a fantastic rustic cottage where you can hang out at night and spend your days in the water. It is private and quiet with the rumble of boat engines and waves to put you to sleep on the deck.

What makes this cottage unique

There are multiple decks to lounge on and great swimming. We are minutes from everything by both boat and car. It is a perfect location.

Amenities

Accommodation and Amenities for this vacation cottage rental in Hot Springs

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 1000 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Lake View
  • Lakefront ...
  • Mountain View
Theme:
  • Historic
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking
  • Garage ...
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • 2
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 8
  • Queen size Beds (2), Murphy Beds (1) We have a bed in the den with a trundle beneath.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
Notes:
This is a rustic 50+ year old cottage/lake house. If you are expecting the Ritz Carlton, look elsewhere. We have everything you need for a fantastic stay. Read the reviews and photos to determine if it is a place for you.

Reviews

Excellent! 4.3/5 -
(87 traveler reviews)

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BEST VIEW on Lake Hamilton
average rating of 4.3103447 based on 87 reviews
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5

Fun. Fun fun

  • 5 of 5

Tied our rafts to the pier and floated for 2 days. Thank you.

  • Submitted: 17-Aug-2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Laurie! Glad you enjoyed your stay.
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5

A Great Getaway

  • 5 of 5

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay. Cabin is very well equipped, has a great view of a lake. It was quite, peaceful and close to the village yet secluded. The drive way to the cabin from the road is steep, but doable-a easy give for the view and privacy one gets. Owner was very accommodative to our requests. A wonderful stay!

  • Submitted: 7-Jun-2018
  • Stayed: May 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Definitely recommend

  • 5 of 5

The description of the property is spot on. We loved sitting out on the deck and just looking at the lake. So relaxing. Other than sleeping, we spent most of our time outside. The cottage is very clean and well maintained. As mentioned, not the Ritz Carlton, but it's nice and cozy. Will definitely be back.

  • Submitted: 30-Apr-2018
  • Stayed: April 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the nice review. Glad you had fun.
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5

We enjoyed our short stay. Cozy and very clean, with beautiful views of lake!

  • 5 of 5

The cottage was very clean. The view was great even with the colder weather. The drive way was a little intimidating but after the first time in and out we were ok. We did run short of hot water after 3 showers. We will try to stay here again on our next trips to Hot Springs.

  • Submitted: 8-Apr-2018
  • Stayed: April 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you! Glad you had a good time. Hope to see you again soon!
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5

Private. Quiet. Quaint. Serene.

  • 5 of 5

Perfect place to be still and unwind.

  • Submitted: 29-Mar-2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the review! Glad you could relax.
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4

A great retreat from a busy schedule with great views and right on the lake!

  • 4 of 5

My husband and I enjoyed our stay completely! The home is older, but well maintained and charming. The access and views of the lake are unbeatable. The owner provided great kitchen necessities, which my husband and I took full advantage of rather than eating out every meal. In fact, we enjoyed crab legs and shrimp from a local food truck while sitting by the dock. Quiet and peaceful, but close to Walmart and Central Avenue. We will definately return!

  • Submitted: 25-Mar-2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the nice review. We are glad you had some stress relief!
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Location

Minutes from downtown Hot Springs and Oaklawn Horse racing and gaming.

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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this vacation cottage rental in Hot Springs

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
C$186
C$1,194
 

Additional information about rental rates

Property Damage Protection C$78.29
Cleaning Fee C$112.79

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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