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SOUTHERN CHARM AND HOSPITALITY; CABIN ON 400 ACRES SERENE

Alice Rice

Advertiser since: 2012
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Speaks: english
Sleeps8
Bedrooms Studio
Bathrooms1
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

Alice Rice

Advertiser since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
October 29, 2014
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SOUTHERN CHARM AND HOSPITALITY; CABIN ON 400 ACRES SERENE

Sleeps8
Bedrooms Studio
Bathrooms1
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

Overview

Overview

Taylorsville Cabin Rental Photos and Description

Log cabin with great view; wooded; small fishing pond; family owned and operated

Serene, overlooking farmland. Seasonal beauty in Fall, Spring, Summer, Winter. Log Home in woods, sleeps 6 in beds; 1 downstairs, 3 in loft. Futon and rollaway available on request. Handicap accessible. Open floor design. Gas Fireplace inside. Fire pit outside. Tent camping is allowed. $25/teen-adult extra when over 6 people. Great for family, girls' weekend, boys' weekend; serene but close to city activities. Pool is available.

Suitability:
  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • alternative lifestyle
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair accessible
Alice Rice (Owner)
Advertiser since: 2012
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Speaks: english

About Alice Rice

Log home built as Mom's dream. Originally a gathering place for the 8 children, spouses, grandchildren, friends. Mom and Dad moved for a night and stayed for their lifetime. Much advice was provided while rocking on the porch or taking a walk in the woods, or fishing in the pond. Described as serene and peaceful by some. Adventurous and lively by others. Pool and hot tub available in season. View of 400 acre farm and surrounding foothills.

Alice Rice purchased this cabin in 1989

Why Alice Rice chose Taylorsville

We've had every kind of event you can imagine here. Marriage encounters, weddings, funerals. Everytime, incredible memories are made and life-long friendships formed.

What makes this cabin unique

Many memories have been made sitting and talking on the porch. On bourbon trail, avail for KY Derby

Why HomeAway

Sleeps8
Bedrooms Studio
Bathrooms1
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights
Book with confidence
Book with confidence
Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees
Add vacation protection services to your booking
Three services to protect your trip:
Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.
Guarantee the rental meets your expectations
Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.

Reviews

Reviews

5
based on 22 traveler reviews

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Southern charm and hospitality; cabin on 400 acres serene
average rating of 4.9545455 based on 22 reviews
business
Southern charm and hospitality; cabin on 400 acres serene
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p434904vb
-614-895-7444
Taylorsville Kentucky
Indianapolis
4

Relaxing getaway in Boubon Country!

  • 4 of 5
Thank you so much to Alice and George for a lovely 2-night stay at your country cabin. The 6 of us (me and my fiancé, his parents, his sister, and our 8-month-old baby) were very comfortable there and had plenty of room. The cabin is open concept, but for groups of family and friends, not a problem! We used the cabin as our central location for visiting a couple of distilleries (Makers Mark, Willett, and Jim Beam), exploring Bardstown, and taking a train ride. The cabin has a nicely stocked kitchen, the bathroom has plenty of space and toiletries/towels for the guests, and everything was very clean! We enjoyed visiting with the two friendly dogs that roamed the property, and they loved to sit with us out on the deck overlooking the hills -- a great view. The dogs barked quite a bit at night when we were there...assuming there was some exciting wildlife they were noticing in the surrounding woods. We are dog people so didn't mind much, but those that aren't used to canine companions might ask George to keep them corralled. :) We would recommend the cabin to others looking for a similar quiet getaway!! Thank you!
  • Submitted: Nov 4, 2014
  • Stayed: Oct 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Pet-friendly, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Young Children, People with Disabilities, Romantic Getaway
business
Southern charm and hospitality; cabin on 400 acres serene
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p434904vb
-614-895-7444
Taylorsville Kentucky
5

Will definitely want to go back!

  • 5 of 5
The entire experience was amazing, the cabin, the view, the bourbon trail... Wow! Waking up early, watching the fog roll in with a cup of coffee, seemed straight out of a movie. The cabin had everything we needed, literally just bring food and you're set! Campfires at night with the occasional visit from the very friendly farm dogs. I wish we could of kept him! But anyways, this is truly a great place!
  • Submitted: Oct 7, 2014
  • Stayed: Sep 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Adventure Seekers, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers
Owner's Response: Thanks so much for your review. We want all of our guests to "take it easy" as we did on the porch with Mom and Dad. Seems like they were with you! Please come again. I think it seems too good to be true that all you need bring is food! We want it to be easy so you do t have to pack and unpack your car.
business
Southern charm and hospitality; cabin on 400 acres serene
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p434904vb
-614-895-7444
Taylorsville Kentucky
5

Fantastic Basecamp for the Bourbon Trail!

  • 5 of 5
The charming cabin proved the perfect basecamp for hitting the Jim Beam, Heaven Hill, and Maker's Mark distilleries—all in one day! It slept seven guys comfortably and provided ample room for board games, cooking, video games, and more. We took in the gorgeous view at sunrise, and made use of the pool and fire pit at sunset. Furthermore, Alice and George were very helpful in providing local tips and trip ideas! Thanks to both for an excellent getaway weekend!
  • Submitted: Sep 6, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children
Owner's Response: Thanks for your kind review. George and I take pride in making sure we help our guests enjoy the experience. Please Come again to our "ole KY cabin".
business
Southern charm and hospitality; cabin on 400 acres serene
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p434904vb
-614-895-7444
Taylorsville Kentucky
Daphne, AL
5

Best Way to Do Kentucky

  • 5 of 5
We actually stayed in the family's old Farm house. We had 6 people in our group. It was perfect. The view alone from the rocking chairs sitting on the front the front wrap-around porch overlooking the idyllic green farmlands down below was worth the trip. Having the pool in the backyard and the hot tub on the back porch, was just bonus. It is just far enough out of Bardstown that you feel out in the country but close enough to get into town for groceries or whatever else you need. Very close to the Bourbon Trail, Gesthemani, and beautiful scenic drives.
  • Submitted: Aug 25, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Pet-friendly, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children
Owner's Response: It is always a pleasure to serve KY hospitality on silver platter. Glad you enjoyed all the amenities. Hopefully you had time to relax and read on the porch. The breeze is a welcome relief in the summer. Please come back.
business
Southern charm and hospitality; cabin on 400 acres serene
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p434904vb
-614-895-7444
Taylorsville Kentucky
Louisville
5

Cabin life with Gorgeous Views of Kentucky

  • 5 of 5
The cabin is so cute. It's child-friendly and pet-friendly. We were greeted by two friendly dogs and we were allowed to bring our dog. There are lots of places to sit outside: the front porch (with a gorgeous view of a valley and knobs), a concrete table with chairs (same view) and a deck off of the side of the house. The fog rolled in in the morning and we awoke to the sounds of cows in the distance. Very relaxing!
  • Submitted: Aug 13, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Pet-friendly, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Thanks for your remarks. There are distinct views from many spots around the cabin. The fog can be quite beautiful appearing on the rolling hills and in the woods. Many wildlife sounds are heard that make the visit intriguing.
business
Southern charm and hospitality; cabin on 400 acres serene
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p434904vb
-614-895-7444
Taylorsville Kentucky
Columbus, Ohio
5

We'll be back.

We'll be back.
  • 5 of 5
Like coming home! Perfect base camp for touring the Bourbon Trail. Especially enjoyed the two sweet dogs who ran to greet us whenever we returned to the cabin. Beautifully situated. Fabulous front porch. Convenient kitchen.
  • Submitted: May 19, 2014
  • Stayed: May 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: I feel the same way when I am at the cabin. Home sweet home. Come again when the fall colors are brilliant. Mid-late October.
Thanks for the kind remarks.

Map

Map

Nearest Airport
30 Miles
Standiford field, Louisville, KY
Nearest Barpub
15 Miles
Rickhouse, Xaviers, Talbott Tavern, Bardstown KY
Nearest Golf
15 Miles
Bardstown, KY
Nearest Restaurant
15 Miles
Bardstown, KY
Car: necessary

The Bourbon Trail

Mammoth Cave

Louisville Bat Museum

Keenland race track

Ky Derby Museum

My Old Kentucky Home

Berea, Ky

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Rates & Availability

Rates & Availability

From $225 Per night

Taylorsville Cabin Rental Rates

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Additional information about rental rates

cleaning, taxes (total) $25
Refundable damage deposit $100
Notes $25 per adult for groups greater than 6 per night. Rate is inclusive of tax, cleaning, and bath amenities

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Amenities

Amenities

Taylorsville Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
  • Rural ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • large, handicap accessible; all linens included
Bedrooms:
  • Studio, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , 1 sleep sofa /futon , Have a roll away bed if you want it.
  • Queen size Beds (2) Twin or Single Beds (2), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1), roll-away (1)
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
  • Toys
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Bicycles
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • 12 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • alternative lifestyle
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets considered ...
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • spelunking
  • swimming
Notes:
Your experience can be customized with enough notice and may cost extra depending on request.

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