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Adorable, and Cozy, Long Term or short term, Get-Away ...Nashville

Bedrooms 2
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 nights


Minimum Stay
2 nights

About the property

Home, 2 Bedrooms + Other (See Description), 1 Bath, (Sleeps 4-5)

'EAGLE'S NEST' Our cozy and comfortable 2 Bedroom 1 Bath home sleeps 4 in beds and a youth or child on a cot. Our beautiful residence is located on two lovely acres at Old Hickory Lake.

SNOW BIRDS and longer term Rentals welcomed. Contact Owners for details.

* Lake-house Setting at Historic Old Hickory Lake

* Lovely Decorated and Furnished

* Fully Supplied Kitchen

* Large front Deck Facing Lake

* Close by Full-Service Marina for launching/docking/renting boats/

* Wood Burning Fireplace, Fire-Pit, and Horse-Shoe Pit.


Four poster pillow top Master Queen size bed with fine linens, Gorgeous Lake View. You can relax with a good book in a comfortable Club Chair and ottoman in Master Bedroom.


This Lovely bedroom features 2 Twin beds, our guests tell us they "sleep like babies" in our beds!


Bath tub and shower, Soft Plush Towels, Beach towels available, Hair dryer,


Open family area, Couch, love seat and chair, Wood Burning Fire Place - Open from October 1 thru Mar 1, Warm and inviting, interior decorated in French Country, Art work, DVD Library for your use , TV. Board Games, Crochet set to play on the back lawn. We get great wifi coverage on our personal cell phone...however, we do not offer wifi at the cabin.


Refrigerator, full size range, microwave, toaster, coffee pot, cookware and utensils, the cupboards are stocked with spices and seasonings, lovely dishes and serving dishes, plastic wrap, aluminum foil, dish towels, Tea pot and tea.

Our Guests have shared use of a propane Gas BBQ, and for those that don't cook, you can enjoy a great meal at the Marina just a few minutes away or fine restaurants located in nearby Gallatin, TN


Shared outdoor deck, Lounge chairs, Glider Swing to enjoy the Lake View. Covered breezeway with outdoor eating area and circulation fan. Fire Pit for outdoor fun around the camp fire, Horse Shoe Pit, Crochet set to play on the back lawn. Beautiful walking trails available. Just minutes to Bledsoe Creek State Park for more family fun.

We Provide Our Guests with a immaculately clean property. The land is beautiful and full of Peace.

The area is also rich in History. Several Historic homes are located within a few miles. There's lots to see and do locally. If you like to fish, bring along your fishing pole as the Cove is deep and full of fish. Plenty of Parking for your Boat. Or you can drive into Nashville and enjoy all the sights and sounds!

Please ask us questions about the area and sights to see as we enjoy sharing our beautiful region with our guests.

'EAGLE' LANDING' Lake house on the same property we have our 3 Bedroom 2 bath home. Larger groups can rent both residences together. See VRBO #251713. Rent both as a 5 bedroom /3 bath property that 'sleeps' up to 10 in beds.

See ALSO VRBO # 313904 our lovely 3 bedroom home located in Hendersonville...18-20 minutes from Nashville. AND VRBO # 388213, 500139 and 473982 and 621815 all lovely 3/2 homes located about 12-15 min drive to Nashville.

NOTE: The posted per night rental rate is for double occupancy only. There is a $10 per night rental charge for each additional guest.

PS: We recommend you try the 'Chocolate Covered Strawberry' restaurant in Hendersonville about a 20 minute drive from the home...You'll love the ambiance. Or GOVAN'S Coffee House and great restaurants on the historic and quaint Town square..about a 10-12 min drive from the cabins. GREAT coffee and daily specials. FREE WiFI at Govans

Keywords: Lakehouse, Opry, country music, CMA festival, Nashville, honeymoon, fishing,boating rentals,golf, hiking, tournaments, festivals, reunions, servpro, family gatherings, Blue Bird Cafe, Girlfriend gathering place

More Details

Jack or Lenore
Member since: 2007
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
January 3, 2017

About Jack or Lenore

We have traveled all over and enjoy hosting other travelers at our 'Home Away From Home'. When we first saw this home...all we wanted to do was stay and never return to the stresses of life. Alas, we couldn't escape to the Cabin as often as we planned, so the next best thing was to make it available to those Vacation Home Rental travelers that know the secret of comfortable hospitality and surroundings at prices and environments offered that are superior to city-centered Hotel Suites. ENJOY!

Jack or Lenore purchased this cabin in 2006

Why Jack or Lenore chose Tennessee

Our Home is in the perfect location for those who want to enjoy: the 'Gatlinburg Cabin' feeling without driving all the way to East Tennessee, being close enough to participate in Nashville's BIG-CITY 'sights and Sounds' and, enjoy local festivals and visiting wonderful historic sites and activities just minutes from our Home.

What makes this cabin unique

When we first pulled into the driveway and saw this home it felt to us like we had just arrived at a 'Vacation Destination'. The setting, the trees, the lake, the cabins and the scent of the evergreen trees were welcoming and familiar. Our home offers a relaxing atmosphere, beautiful lake, the freedom of 'doing nothing' and plenty of things to see in the area. Forget about your 'rushed life', the job, tons of 'appointments' to keep. Come and reconnect with your family and friends, enjoy the awesome sunsets and sunrises and feel the 'pressures' just melt away.

Guestbook comments from the owner

We really enjoyed your home. It is a wonderful place in a beautiful setting. We rented a pontoon boat and focused on fishing and we caught lots of fish. It was a peaceful and restful stay. Hopefully we will be back on our annual get-away next year. It was great.
May 2010
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Excellent! 4.7/5 -
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Adorable, and Cozy, Long Term or short term, Get-Away ...Nashville
average rating of 4.7058825 based on 26 reviews

Wonderful experience!

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I rented Jack and Lenore's 2BR 1 BA apartment outside of Nashville, TN in Castalian Springs, TN for our honeymoon. Located in a quiet area with beautiful scenery, the proximity of Nashville minus the city traffic, quick and easy access to nearby stores along with plenty of things to do in town made for a great honeymoon. Having a clean smell as we first entered, the furniture being well kept and in good condition, as well as the organization and decoration of the apt impressed us as we first entered. We especially enjoyed having the opportunity to cook in the apt as kitchenware was also provided. Jack and Lenore were wonderful to be in communication with for renting their apt as they were quick to respond to our emails. We also had the opportunity of meeting them while we were at their apt and they were very friendly, loving people who took time to talk with my wife and I and get to know us.

  • Submitted: Nov 17, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Newlyweds; Thank you for choosing our home for your Honeymoon visit to Tennessee. While you were not our first "Honeymooners", you were the first we had the chance to greet. We greatly enjoyed the opportunity to meet you and congratulate you on your marriage. You are a wonderful couple. Thank you so much for taking the time to let us know about your stay at our cabin. Its rewarding for us to read your comment on how clean and comfortable it was. We strive to present our homes as warm, inviting and clean welcoming quiet places to relax and recover from the hustle and bustle of Nashville. We hope you can visit again. All the best to you both on this wonderful journey of life. Jack and Lenore
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Once Upon a Time...

  • 1 of 5

...this was a cozy, adorable cottage. Now the home is old and tired, as well as everything in it. We made the best of it, but were disappointed that the care and maintenance was not up to our standards. We didn't think the idea of sharing common space and the grill was going to be a problem, but we did find out it's not the best idea. You really have no privacy and you have to schedule your cooking times with the other guests. Fortunately, we were able to work things out with the other family. On a positive note, there was plenty of hot water and the air conditioning worked well. We were happy for the washer and dryer to launder towels and wash cloths because there wasn't a good supply for a week. We met the owner, Jack, who was a very nice fellow.

  • Submitted: Jul 24, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: As the Owner of this Home for 7+ years, I assure you that our Wonderful, Cozy and consistently highly rated Home is still a 5 Star Home. The guest that checked out of our Home on the SAME DAY that these guests checked in, rated our home with a very thoughtful 5 Star Review, using superlatives such as: "beautiful, very clean, well-kept and pleasant". How, in the space of less than 24 hours, can our home go from "5's" to this most recent review? On the 4th day of their 6 night of our bathroom lights went out. I was at the cabin within an hour of their call and fixed it. They were very appreciative of the quick response. During my personal visit with them, they said that they were very comfortable. Nothing negative about our Home was ever mentioned. We provide our guests with a very ample supply of towels etc. for their stay. Our Home is not tired and the care and maintenance of our home measures up to our high ownership standards.
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What a pleasant surprise!

  • 5 of 5

Jack and Lenore have a beautiful home nestled away from the worries of everyday life. My husband and I, along with another couple from our high school days, stayed at this cozy lake home and really enjoyed our time away. The house was very clean, well kept and very pleasant to stay in. We are looking to go back to Nashville in just a couple of months, at which time we will be looking at staying at another property that Jack and Lenore have. We can't wait.

  • Submitted: Jul 20, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We so appreciate your kind comments and are glad our focus on providing a lovely and comfortable home is appreciated. Our Goal is to exceed our Guests expectations and are pleased when they are pleasantly surprised. We hope to be of service at any of our other 5 Star rated Homes.
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Gorgeous lakefront property! Can't wait to go back!

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I and another couple shared this beautiful home. Very clean inside and out, picturesque setting, beautifully furnished. Jack and Lenore were so friendly and helpful. I can't overstate how positive our experience was.

  • Submitted: May 25, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We were so grateful to have a chance to meet "you'all" at the cabin. And were so pleased that you were comfortable in the home and enjoyed all of the beautiful lakeside and country. We cant wait to have you back ! Until then...
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We enjoyed our stay

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed our two nights at this place...peaceful and lots of outdoor relaxing space.

  • Submitted: Nov 25, 2015
  • Stayed: Nov 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: "Enjoyed, Peaceful and Relaxing"...words that are "Music" to our ears. that we are always glad to receive. Thank you again for choosing our home. We hope to be of service in the future.. .
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Trenton, Ohio

What a great getaway from it all!

  • 5 of 5

What a comfortable stay we had at this lovely home. It was so clean, and was just right for what we needed! From the moment we arrived, we felt so relaxed. I would love to visit here again, but this time stay longer!

  • Submitted: Nov 6, 2015
  • Stayed: Oct 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so glad this was a good get-away for you folks. It truly is a peaceful place!
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Nearest Airport
38 Miles
Nashville Airport
Nearest Barpub
2 Miles
Shady Cove Marina
Nearest Motorway
2 Miles
Hwy 25
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
Shady Cover Marina
Nearest Beach
15 Metres
At this Home
Nearest Point of Interest
Cragfont Mansion 1798
Nearest Point of Interest
Bledsoe Creek State Park
Nearest Point of Interest
Bledsoe Frontier Fort
Nearest Point of Interest
Shady Cove Marina
Nearest Point of Interest
Red Chief Apple Farm
Nearest Point of Interest
Gallatin Town Square
Nearest Point of Interest
Old English Tea Room and Gift Shop
Nearest Point of Interest
Chocolate Covered Straberry - Restaurant
Nearest Point of Interest
Long Hollow Public Golf Course
Nearest Point of Interest
Sumner County Museum
Nearest Point of Interest
Wynnewood 1828
Nearest Point of Interest
Nashville "Music City" USA
Nearest Point of Interest
Trinity Music City USA
Nearest Point of Interest
Tennessee Civil War Trail Highway 25
Nearest Point of Interest
Car: necessary

Revolutionary War and Civil War era homes and many historic sites and activities nearby. Only 1 mile to a full service Marina, state park and historic Fort Bledsoe. Antique Stores. Tasty restaurants, and other shopping.


Rates & Availability

Castalian Springs Cabin Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Winter Special
Jan 5 2017 - Mar 20 2017
2 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 3 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $75
Refundable damage deposit $100
Tax Rate 14.25%

Call OWNER for Special CMA rate. Base Rental rate is double occupancy. $15.00 per night rent for each additional guest. Cleaning fee $75.00. Deposit by credit card. Balance by check (if enough time) or credit card with 2.5% card processing fee paid from deposit at refund date.

Rates are subject to change without notice.

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Castalian Springs Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Lake View ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Rural ...
  • Water View ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wood Fireplace ...
  • Catering Available ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • 1
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Queen size Beds (1) VERY Comfortable 'Pillow-Top'!, Twin or Single Beds (1) Two Very Comfortable Twin Beds, Child Beds (1) Play-N-Pak for a little one., Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Fold-up Cot is available for a fifth person. (Youth)
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Toys
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed ...
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • spelunking
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
ALSO for your use is a FIRE-PIT for roasting hot dogs and making 'Smore's', Sit on Log 'Stools' or our outside folding chairs. Pic-Nic Table. Fellowship around the fire. Regulation size HORSESHOE Pit for adults and the children.

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