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Scenic and Secluded Omaha Acreage Sitting on 20 Acres

Sleeps14
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 8 nights

Overview


Details
Property
house
Sleeps
14
Bedrooms
5
Bathrooms
3
Minimum Stay
2 - 8 nights

Description

Fort Calhoun House Rental Photos and Description

House, 5 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 3 Baths, (Sleeps 8-14)

This spacious and picturesque home is tucked away in twenty beautiful wooded acres. This feels like your a million miles away and yet your only 15 minutes to Omaha. The home is fully furnished home with 5 bedrooms and three full bathrooms. The kitchen has a double oven for larger groups.

The property includes a fantastic creek with great fishing!

This is a great location for family reunions, family gathering, team building weekend, weekend retreats, church retreats, ladies weekends. Email us for additional pictures.

A gorgeous private, treed acreage that features a beautiful home with vaulted ceilings and windows throughout. There is a gas grill, picnic table, fire place and outdoor pit, satellite TV, wireless internet with many more amenities. This property is perfect for people who love the outdoors, and peace and quiet. This includes kayaking, fishing, and cross country skiing. It is also a perfect sanctuary for wildlife enthusiasts and nature lovers. Great for wildlife photography and bird watching!

This property is authentic America at its best and is right in the middle of the Great Midwest! You will love this ultimate get-away..an incredible retreat to rejuvenate and refresh! Don't forget that Omaha is also the home of the College World Series and the Annual Berkshire shareholders meeting and the 2013 US Senior Open. Also great for family reunions and special events.

Keywords: Scenic, private, acreage, great for family reunions, retreats, team building outings.

More Details
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • alternative lifestyle
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed

Owner
Diana or Cathy
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
December 2, 2016
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About Diana or Cathy

An owner of several rentals in the area and has lived in the Omaha area for 15 years. The owners are also owners of other businesses in the Omaha area.

Diana or Cathy purchased this house in 2008

Why Diana or Cathy chose Nebraska

The property is in a beautiful location with easy access to Omaha. When you are on this property you feel like you are miles away secluded in in an awesome setting. You couldnt ask for a better place that feels like you in the have your own private home on 20 acres and only minutes from Omaha. Omaha is the home of the College World Series, the world famous Henry Doorley Zoo and much more! You can do your shopping at Walmart which is only 15 minutes from the rental. we are also 15 minutes toWestroads mall, Target and Walmart. 10-15 minutes to dining locations. Just 25-30 minutes to the Zoo and to the Qwest Center. Our place is located 30-40 minutes from the Eppley Airport. We are just 15 minutes away from Lake Cunningham which has fishing, boating and walking trails

What makes this house unique

20 plus scenic acres of rolling hills and woods to surround this beautiful home. Super fishing. You will feel a million miles away yet you are only 15 minutes from the city limits!

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(35 traveler reviews)

Scenic and Secluded Omaha Acreage Sitting on 20 Acres
average rating of 4.885714 based on 35 reviews
Elkhorn, NE
5

Perfect for family fun

  • 5 of 5

This house was ideal for our family get together to celebrate my mother in laws 90th birthday. We had family from 6 different states and needed a place to just be able to all be together and hang out. The spacious deck and living room made it so easy to play games, visit, and all eat together. Very clean and the location was fun for the kids to be able to run off energy! Highly recommend this property. We're hoping we can do this again next year.

Thank you.

  • Submitted: Sep 12, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Peaceful setting with plenty of room for everyone!

  • 5 of 5

Diana and Kathy offer the perfect retreat! We stayed here for a week before my oldest son's wedding in Ft. Calhoun. With seven groomsmen, and my extended family, I was concerned that we would be on top of one another. This property was PERFECT! Plenty of room, inside and outdoors for everyone to have their own space. In fact, each time we had to go out for wedding activities, we all couldn't wait to return to the property! Well done, ladies. Thank you for this special sanctuary.

  • Submitted: Aug 26, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Beautiful, spacious, and clean

  • 5 of 5

A group of us came from California to celebrate my 40th birthday. It is very clean, well maintained, and spacious. The kitchen is well stocked with cooking supplies. My daughters are allergic to cats and dogs, so I worry if a VRBO will bother them. They had no issues in this very clean home. We had a great time visiting by the fire on the deck, drinking wine and enjoying the beautiful setting. The kids ran around, played games in the yard, and loved walking down to the pond. We woke up early and took walks on the property and down the road. The scenery is amazing; so peaceful. I hope we have an opportunity to come back. I highly recommend this home.

  • Submitted: Oct 6, 2015
  • Stayed: Oct 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Amazing Place to get out of town!!!

  • 5 of 5

Just spent the weekend with 6 other people and had an absolute blast. Sat on the bank of the pond all day Saturday fishing and using the Kayaks. There are a lot of fish out there just need to make sure you know what you are doing to catch them, they also have a fire pit down by the water that is great. In addition the house is out of control, beautiful deck to sit on, with a small fire pit and hot tub. I would recommend this place to any and everyone and my group will be back soon.

  • Submitted: Aug 26, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Annual Family Vacation

  • 5 of 5

Just spent time at this beautiful location for our annual family vacation for 14 of us - seven adults and seven kids.

Loved the house, the space and the outdoors!! Kayaking, fishing & time in the hot tub!! We love spending time together and the deck area was perfect!! The house was perfect for all of us - plenty of room for all and clean and neat. Kitchen was well supplied and made cooking for our crew very easy!! Loved our time here and would recommend it to anyone!! Omaha was a short drive and the zoo was the best!! thank you so much for sharing your property with us!!!

  • Submitted: Aug 14, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Hector, MN
5

Lazy Hazy Days of Summer

  • 5 of 5

Our extended family had a wonderful time at this property. Unfortunately, it was too hot outside to even consider using the hot tub! We played yard games, fished in the pond, and laughed and talked. The living room is very spacious with numerous bedrooms and baths. Our group of 14 never felt like we were in each other's way. The house was very well maintained and clean. The owner was responsive and friendly. We went to the community pool in Blair, NE which was very nice and refreshing. We would recommend this property.

  • Submitted: Aug 4, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
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Map

Nearest Airport
20 Miles
Eppley Airport
Nearest Restaurant
5 Miles
Bar and Grill easy 5-10 minutes
Car: necessary

Cunningham lake is 10-15 minutes away and has boating , fishing, hiking and great scenery. The home is 15 minutes north of Omaha between Omaha and Blair off HWY 133. Easy access to Walmart and the I680 north.

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Rates & Availability

Fort Calhoun House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Winter
Dec 1 2016 - Dec 22 2016
2 night minimum stay
$300
$1,200
$3,000
 
Notes: Rates are based on 8 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest
 
Christmas/New years
Dec 24 2016 - Dec 31 2016
8 night minimum stay
$425
Flat fee
 
 
New Years
Dec 30 2016 - Jan 1 2017
2 night minimum stay
$425
 
Notes: Rates are based on 12 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest
 
winter
Jan 2 2017 - Jan 31 2017
2 night minimum stay
$300
$1,200
$3,000
 
Notes: Rates are based on 10 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest
 
fall
Feb 1 2017 - Feb 28 2017
2 night minimum stay
$350
 
Notes: Rates are based on 8 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest
 
Spring
Mar 1 2017 - May 3 2017
2 night minimum stay
$400
 
Notes: Rates are based on 10 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest
 
Berkshire
May 5 2017 - May 7 2017
2 night minimum stay
$425
 
 
Memorial Day Weekend
May 26 2017 - May 29 2017
3 night minimum stay
$425
 
Notes: Rates are based on 12 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest
 
Summer
Jun 1 2017 - Aug 31 2017
5 night minimum stay
$425
$2,800
$8,000
 
Notes: Rates are based on 12 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest
 
Labor Day
Sep 1 2017 - Sep 4 2017
3 night minimum stay
$425
 
Notes: Rates are based on 12 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$400
$1,600
$4,000
 
Notes: Rates are based on 12 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $100
Refundable damage deposit $500

IMPORTANT NOTE REGARDING SPECIAL EVENT & HOLIDAY RATES:

Instant Quote may not show the correct rate.will ONLY show regular rates, "NOT THE CORRECT RATE OR TIME REQUIREMENT" . Rates are subject to change. Please contact us directly for correct pricing for special events and holidays.

Memorial day, Labor Day, 4th of July, Thanksgiving, Christmas weekends $400/nt.
CWS - $500 PER NIGHT...5 night minimum

BERKSHIRE - 3 DAY MIN @ $400 PER NIGHT


Certain holidays may have minimum night.

1/2 of the total is due to hold the property. The 2nd half is due 30 days prior to your arrival.

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Amenities

Fort Calhoun House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 3500 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Water View ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower , jetted tub
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Full bathroom on the lower level
  • 3
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 4 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 5 - 1 twin/ single
    Convertible bed(s) - 1 queen , 1 twin/ single , Twin bed on lower level
    Open areas - 1 twin/ single , 4 total twin beds with two upstairs and two downstairs
  • King size beds (1) THERE IS ONE KING BED IN THE MASTER BEDROOM AS WELL AS A VERY LARGE WALK IN CLOSET AND LARGE MASTER BATHROOM WITH DOUBLE SINKS AND A WHIRLPOOL TUB AND SHOWER., Queen size Beds (3) THERE IS ONE QUEEN BED ON THE UPPER LEVEL IN THE 2ND BEDROOM AND TWO QUEENS ON THE LOWER LEVEL, Double Beds (1) THERE IS A HIDE A BED ON THE MAIN LEVEL, Twin or Single Beds (3) THERE ARE TWO TWIN BEDS ON THE UPPER LEVEL AND ONE TWIN BED IN A LOWER LEVEL BEDROOM. Sleep Sofa or Futons
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • alternative lifestyle
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
Attractions:
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • shopping
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • kayaking
Notes:
WE HAVE A GAS GRILL WITH SEVERAL CHAIRS TO USE ON OUR SPACIOUS DECK. THERE IS ALSO AN AREA TO HAVE A CAMP FIRE AND FISH NEAR THE WATER. WE PROVIDE A COUPLE OF FISHING POLES BUT YOU SHOULD BRING YOUR OWN BAIT AND TACKLE.

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