Verified Review icon check navigate-up navigate-left navigate-right expand mail svg-lightning svg-24hr svg-house svg-sleeps svg-bedrooms svg-bathrooms svg-stay svg-toilet calendar svg-report-flag pet-dog svg-multiunit Default Owner Icon heart-filled Family icon

Spacious Family Friendly 4BR Cabin Steps from Lake. Free Wifi.

Sleeps10
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Space 1,500 sq ft
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

4 bedroom, 2 bathroom cottage with large deck & wifi, pet friendly!

Imagine drinking your cup of coffee in the crisp morning air with an amazing view of the sun bouncing off the calm lake water in all directions. Any season at Lake of the Ozarks is an amazing time of year to visit and this cottage will give you the perfect experience. Whether you’re here to play in the sun, shop, fish, hunt, visit wineries or just get away from it all - this is where you’ll want to unwind at the end of the day.

WHY WE FELL IN LOVE

You will love this Lake of the Ozarks cottage. We purchased this lake house property in January of 2006 after searching for a year for the perfect lake house rental and we’ve been renting ever since. The house is situated close to the water for easy access and sits in a calm cove for peaceful days. This cottage is perfect for vacationers because that's exactly what we had in mind during our search for a cottage rental.

WHY YOU WILL FALL IN LOVE

We have tried to think of everything you will need to relax while you’re on vacation. You’ll find the house is well furnished and stocked, comfortable, CLEAN, close to the water with minimal steps, situated in a quiet cove, and great for big families (including your furry members). Yes, we are PET FRIENDLY!

LAKE HOUSE DETAILS AND AMENITIES

This rental easily has enough room for two average-size families with 1500 square feet of living space. It is also well suited for elderly guests or anyone that has trouble with stairs as you can access the house from the parking lot with no stairs and there is a master bedroom on the main floor.

***New for 2018:

- Working fireplace available in the winter months (Nov - March)

- Free paddle boat and 2 kayaks available for use.

As of 2017, there are Brand new mattresses in ALL bedrooms! You will sleep amazing in these after a fun day on the lake :).

KITCHEN: The large kitchen is well equipped with utensils, pots, pans, coffee maker, etc. along with all the appliances you will need for your vacation including a dishwasher.

LAUNDRY: There is also a full-size stackable washer and dryer for your convenience.

LIVING ROOM: The lake house rental has three TVs with cable service along with a DVD player. The living room has a large 50' Plasma TV with a DVD, CD player, Receiver and four tower speakers. There is also a hook-up for your IPOD or MP3 player.

The living area is off the kitchen and the kitchen/ dining area is on the first level. It is a very large area with plenty of comfortable seating and one pull out couch. I'll say it again, we chose this lake house for its vacationer-friendly attributes.

BEDROOMS

-Bedroom 1: First floor bedroom has a NEW QUEEN size bed along with a 19' TV.

-Bedroom 2: Second floor bedroom which has two NEW Full size beds.

-Bedroom 3: Second floor bedroom with a NEW QUEEN size bed.

-Bedroom 4: Second floor bedroom with NEW QUEEN size bed and has a door out to a balcony over-looking the beautiful lake. This room also has a TV/DVD.

BATHROOMS

-Bathroom 1: Located on the first floor across from Bedroom 1 with tub and shower.

-Bathroom 2: Located on the second floor next to Bedroom 2 with tub and shower.

WIFI: Free Wifi!

FIREPLACE: Available from November to March, the indoor fireplace is available for you to enjoy!

*Please note, this is not available for bookings from April - October.

OUTDOOR FEATURES

DECK: The single-level deck overlooking Lick Branch Cove on Lake of the Ozarks is approximately 600 square feet. The view is awesome since the cottage is located just inside a smaller cove for calm water fishing with a great lake view of the very large Lick Branch Cove. There is ample parking for as many as four cars right next to the lake house.

The large deck comfortably seats around 20 people with two tables and plenty of extra chairs. There are also 2 outdoor speakers on the deck and a charcoal Weber grill for a memorable BBQ overlooking the lake.

Near the water, you'll find a built-in fire pit with adirondack chairs on the water's edge for a late night conversation with s'mores!

PARKING: If you are familiar with the Lake of the Ozarks area, you know how hilly it is. This lake house rental allows for very easy access from your car. The front door is just a couple feet away and there is parking area available for 4 cars! In addition to that, getting to the lake or dock from the cottage is also no problem. Please note we don't recommend bringing motorcycles as we have a gravel road leading to the cottage.

DOCK: There are only a few steps down to the lake where there is a floating single well covered dock. (WE CAN'T STRESS ENOUGH HOW IMPORTANT IT IS TO FIND A LAKE HOUSE WITH A FAIRLY LEVEL LOT HERE IN THE OZARKS!) The dock has a swim platform with a ladder and will fit a 30 foot boat.

AREA ATTRACTIONS

Lake of the Ozarks is a very popular tourist area with plenty of shopping within a 20 minute drive. There is a very large mall in Osage Beach with 110 factory outlet type stores. Osage Beach also has plenty of restaurants including popular chain restaurants such as Applebee's, Outback Steak House, Panera Bread, Chili's, and Bandana's among others... But, be sure to check out the local restaurants that offer some very good food as well as breathtaking views. Michael's Steak Chalet is one of our favorites. Great food and even better view of the main channel of the lake from high on a bluff.

You'll find many restaurant/bars along the lakeshore by boat too. There are also places nearby that have boat rentals and personal watercraft rentals. You'll find many go-cart tracks and other activities for the family including the historic Bagnell Dam area.

If you are interested in renting a boat: Contact Iguana Boat Rentals. Iguana boat rentals is about 2 minutes by car and 1 minute by water. There are many other boat rental companies in the area so if you need more information just ask!

RESTRICTIONS

THIS LAKE HOUSE WILL NOT BE RENTED TO GROUPS UNDER THE AGE OF 25. (SUCH AS BACHELOR / BACHELORETTE PARTIES, SENIOR TRIPS ETC.) If we do agree to rent to a group under 25 years of age, we will require a larger damage deposit.

Thank you for stopping by!

More Details

Owner
Heidi
Member since: 2004
Speaks english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
April 24, 2018

About Heidi

Our love for the Lake of the Ozarks began in 1980 when we vacationed here for our Honeymoon! We (Peggy and Dave) then began vacationing here every summer with our family in 1989 and eventually bought our first home here in 1994.

After 10 incredible summers at this house, we decided to move from Oswego, IL (Chicago suburb) to Rocky Mount, MO full-time. We loved our original house too much to let it go and decided to keep the house as a rental property for other families to enjoy like we did!

We enjoyed renting our lake house so much, we decided to look for another vacation home to purchase. After a year of searching, we found Echo Valley in 2006 and have been renting it ever since.

As full-timers here, we are very familiar with the area and can help you with any questions you may have during your stay - from where to put your boat in, which restaurants to check out or where the closest convenience store is - we've got you covered! We're also just a short boat ride or drive away if you should need anything.

Update: As of January 2014, Dave and Peggy's daughter, Heidi, and son-in-law, Eric, have become co-owners with us. They reside in St. Louis and have stayed in this lake house rental a few times every year with a group of their friends. They can tell you from experience what a great rental house it is with groups- large or small.

Heidi purchased this cabin in 2006

Why Heidi chose Rocky Mount

This cottage is situated very nicely inside a cove within a larger cove so if privacy is important to you, it doesn't get much better than this at The Lake of the Ozarks.

What makes this cabin unique

This cottage has 85' of lake frontage and close to many popular restaurant / bars on the lake. The view of the lake from the deck is remarkable. We offer many ways to enjoy the lake including a fire pit on the water's edge and free water toys (1 paddle boat and 2 kayaks are included in the stay).

Amenities

Accommodation and Amenities for this vacation cabin rental in Rocky Mount, Missouri

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1500 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 5:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Lakefront ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , tub , shower , Ground floor bathroom adjacent to bedroom.
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , tub , shower , Second floor bathroom serves upstairs bedrooms.
  • 2
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 4 - 1 queen , Bedroom has a queen size bed and TV with balcony lake view
    Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , Ground level bedroom with queen bed, TV & full bath.
    Bedroom 2 - 2 double , Two double beds.
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , 1 sleep sofa /futon , Bedroom has a queen size bed
  • Queen size Beds (3), Double Beds (2), Sleep Sofa (1)
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • long term renters welcome
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
Leisure Activities:
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • spelunking
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(39 traveler reviews)

82% Complete
15% Complete
2% Complete
0% Complete
0% Complete
Spacious Family Friendly 4BR Cabin Steps from Lake. Free Wifi.
average rating of 4.794872 based on 39 reviews
5

Fantastic home away from home.

  • 5 of 5

A group of friends and I shared this, clean, well maintained, stylishly decorated home with great lake views for a week. Very comfortable beds and bedrooms that accomodated the whole group. Living room had great couches, plenty of seating, great fireplace! We like to cook together and found the kitchen to be well stocked with plenty of room to work and ample seating at the table at meal time. The deck is huge and would have been another great place to eat meals if only the weather was a little better. We enjoyed the firepit at lake level and the peacefulness of a clear night. The area has so much to offer: hiking, shopping, restaurants, boating, fishing. Make sure to check the local paper for other offerings like bingo and fish frys. You can be very busy or just relax and take it easy. Owners are very friendly and courteous. I highly recommend this home away from home and hope to come back soon.

  • Submitted: 19-Apr-2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
5

Great Cabin

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed our stay, the property was clean upon arrival and had everything we needed during our stay. We were comfortable with 4 adults, 3 kids, and our 2 dogs. We will be back for sure!

  • Submitted: 27-Mar-2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Ken, Thanks for your kind words! We'd love to have you back again. Thanks, Heidi
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
5

The property is beautiful. Easy to find. It was nice and peaceful.

  • 5 of 5

Once I learned my way around it was easy to navigate between there and activities. The house was quiet we enjoyed our stay. The water in the downstairs shower did not get hot but other than that it was a spectacular weekend.

  • Submitted: 23-Mar-2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Erika, Thank you for your kind words. It is definitely a peaceful getaway in the winter months with how quiet and still the lake is. We'd love to have you back sometime. Thanks, Heidi
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
4

Beautiful location!

  • 4 of 5

This cabin was awesome. Plenty of room for everyone, beautiful view of the lake. It snowed while we were there and because we went in the winter we practically had the whole lake to ourselves. It was very calming and peaceful there. This cabin is well maintained for the most part (broken shower head hook made showing interesting in the upstairs bathroom), but you can tell the owners love and take care of this property. I would stay here again if the opportunity came up.

  • Submitted: 23-Jan-2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you, Allie! We're so glad you enjoyed the peaceful time you had at the lake. Sorry about the troubles with the shower head, we do have that fixed now as we remodeled the upstairs bathroom with a new shower head and new flooring shortly after your stay! We'd love to have you again sometime.
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
5

The property was great! Everything we needed for our families Thanksgiving was there.

  • 5 of 5

The downstairs bathroom hot water was actually on the cold side, even with the bathtub facet, nothing major, except we didn't figure it out until our last day. We could not get the speakers on the back deck working. We could not get the rope lights to the dock to come on. But other than those issues, I would highly recommend this location to anyone. It was nice and quiet, all amenities were there. LOVED the fireplace!!

  • Submitted: 24-Nov-2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Byron, We are so glad to hear you had a wonderful Thanksgiving stay. Thank you for letting us know about some of the things that weren't working correctly during your stay, we're looking into fixing each of those. Glad you enjoyed the fireplace, we just got that working again for our winter guests and we're so glad to hear it's already getting some use! Thanks again, we are so thankful you chose our home to celebrate your Thanksgiving holiday!
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
5

Relaxing

  • 5 of 5

The cottage was perfect! The view was awesome! The cottage was well equipped with all the comforts of home. Perfect for a large family. Not far from places to dine. And so quite at night! A peaceful get away!

  • Submitted: 29-Oct-2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Brenna, We're so glad to hear you found all the comforts of home, we try to think of everything you may need to cook a meal and/or relax while you're on vacation. Thank you again and hope to see you again soon!
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0

Location

Nearest Airport
120 Miles
Springfield, MO
Nearest Golf
10 Miles
Osage National Golf Course
Nearest Motorway
8 Miles
Route 54
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
Momma's
Car: necessary

Photos

Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this vacation cabin rental in Rocky Mount, Missouri

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
Convert Currency
Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Spring: March '18 - April '18
Mar 1 2018 - Apr 30 2018
2 night minimum stay
C$192
C$1,167
C$2,452
 
 
High Peak 2018
Jun 16 2018 - Aug 11 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
C$2,245
C$7,696
 
 
Off Peak: Oct '18 - Dec '18
Oct 1 2018 - Dec 31 2018
2 night minimum stay
C$192
C$1,167
C$2,452
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
C$295
C$1,796
C$7,696
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee C$128.26
Damage Insurance C$75.67

Year Round Rental.

$100 Cleaning Fee.

Purchase CSA for $59.

Half Of The Rent to be Paid When Reserving.

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.
Contact Owner
Available
Unavailable