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Lake Wedowee Lakehouse Rental 3 King beds, family friendly, floating dock, WIFI

Wedowee, AL, USA
  • House2500 sqft
  • Bedrooms5
  • Sleeps16
  • Bathrooms3
  • Half Baths0
  • Minimum Stay3 - 7 nights

House, 5 Bedrooms + Large Family Room, 3 Baths, (Sleeps 14-16), Floating Dock

Come relax at this amazing spacious mountain lake house rental on Lake Wedowee. The property is located directly on Lake Wedowee, just off Randolph County Road 82 and is only about 3/4 of a mile from Fosters Landing and boat launch, which is just across the Fosters Bridge on the right. The property has 200 feet of direct waterfront on a large cove. Randolph County is now wet and alcohol beverages may be purchased locally.

This house named (M&D's Lake House) comfortably sleeps 14-16 people, and is perfect for friends and family! This property has 5 bedrooms offering three king-sized beds, two full beds, and six twin beds. This home is very kids friendly with the bunk beds, game room in the garage, and a variety of table games to entertain everyone during a rainy day. Your family and friends will love our large kitchen and dining area, as well as a spacious great room and two covered decks. There is an easy glide down to the dock and just around the bend is an on water location to purchase gas and a restaurant named Waters Edge.

Guests enter onto the property by a concrete driveway that provides easy access to the covered front porch which brings you into the first floor at ground level. Enter into the large great room, which has a large kitchen with granite counter tops, plenty of counter space. The kitchen is equipped with double oven, microwave, side by side refrigerator, dishwasher, large eat at bar with four leather bar stools. The Kitchen also has a large walk in food storage closet, and plenty of dishes to entertain a large group.

The large master bedroom is directly off the great room equipped with a king-sized bed offering a great view of Lake Wedowee. The master bathroom has a walk in closet, double sinks, soak tub, shower and private toilet.

On the opposite side of the great room is the 2nd large bedroom decorated with a nautical theme and equipped with a king-sized bed and walk in closet. The 3rd bedroom is perfect for kids as it has a full size bed with a twin bunk on top with another bunk bed and will sleep 2 adults and 3 children or 5 children. The room is decorated with brightly painted metal animals hanging on the wall. There is a 2nd bathroom off the upstairs hallway. This level has a large walk in laundry room, well equipped with iron and ironing board. The great room has one sofa, love seat that reclines, two oversized rocker recliners, desk, wireless internet access, fireplace, big screen TV, DVR by Dish Network and a Blue Ray Player.

Walk out onto the upper deck with a fantastic view of Lake Wedowee. This deck is covered on one end and the other end is open to the beautiful Alabama skies, great for sunning and barbecuing on the gas grill conveniently located to the kitchen or watching the kids, swim and play in the lake below from this upper level. The deck is well equipped with patio table and chairs with cushions and a large picnic table.

From the great room travel to the lower level down wide steps to two more bedrooms and third very large bathroom in the walkout basement. The 4th bedroom also has a wonderful view of the lake and is equipped with a king-sized bed, walk in closet television and DVR. This room is named the “Alaska Room” as it is decorated with Alaska art and paintings. From this room there are French doors opening onto the lower deck that is partially covered and is equipped with a large swing, rocker, Adirondack chairs and another picnic table.

The 5th bedroom called the “SEC Room” is equipped with a full size bed with a twin bunk on top with another bunk bed and will sleep 2 adults and 3 children or 5 children. This room is decorated with South Eastern Conference team themes and is enjoyed by everyone.

The two guest bathrooms are each equipped with 8 towels, wash cloths and hand towels. There are extra linens, blankets and pillows available if needed. The vacation home has 2 central AC zones for your cooling comfort, and on demand hot water heater. The house has 9 ceiling fans including one on each deck and the master bathroom. You are never far from civilization as the house is equipped with internet and wireless access.

The large 1,500 square foot three car garage has 39' Color TV with a Dish Hopper DVR for watching the game or playing video games. It also has a blueray/DVD player, DVD/VCR Player for movies plus a stereo for CD and cassette music or radio. The garage/game room has one couch and a love seat for the kids to lounge on while all the family and kids can play on the ping pong table, air hockey table, and foosball table.

It is an easy walk down the concrete and wood walkway to the large, 36 ft long by 14 ft wide, floating dock on beautiful Lake Wedowee. The floating dock has another picnic table and is equipped with an aluminum ladder for accessing the lake. You can easily park several boats and or jet skis at this dock. The best fishing hole around is right off the dock where large crappie, bass and catfish await your cast.

This lake home is located near Foster’s Bridge and Fosters boat Launch on County road 82 on the Big Tallapoosa area on Lake Wedowee. It is a short drive to Cheaha State Park the highest point in Alabama. It is approximately eight minutes from downtown Wedowee where there are numerous stores and restaurants. Lakeside Marina also has a casual dining restaurant that is accessible by boat. This house is central to Birmingham, AL and Atlanta, GA, 40 miles to Talladega Motor Speedway, approximately 30 minutes to Oxford, Al and the Quintard Mall. There are two golf courses located nearby. Cider Ridge Golf Club is in Oxford and Pine Hill Country Club is located in Anniston.

There are many local events such as in May each year the annual “Paddlin’ 4 Paws Fun-Raiser”, which is a cardboard boat racing competition located on US 431 just a few miles from the house. Other local events include the July 4th Rodeo and Boat Parade, there is always something to do in charming Wedowee.

So, come on down, and prepare to make many special memories with your loved ones!

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Property Manager

Rita Young

Member Since 2008
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Calendar last updated:
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About Rita Young

This property is managed by Wedowee Lake & Lands Realty, LLC.

Rita Young purchased this House in 2010

Why Rita Young chose Wedowee

My family heritage is from this region of Alabama and we always dreamed of a home on a lake in this part of Alabama, This lakehouse is located central between Atlanta and Birmingham. We have family in both places and the home is a large 5 bedroom lakehouse where my children and grandchildren can come and visit. The waterfront lake house on Lake Wedowee is more than we ever dreamed of! We wanted a home close to good fishing and hunting! The lakehouse is .5 miles to Fosters Landing and boat launch, where there is a nice seasonal restaurant and convenience store that has gas for boats located on the Lake.

What makes this House unique

This lakehouse is located on year round water and has a mountain lake setting on the upper part of Lake Wedowee. This section of the lake is away from much of the major boat traffic that is on the main part of the Lake. The unique benefits are the beauty and serenity of the lake and surroundings provide a relaxing atmosphere to help you unwind and rejuvenate. This lake house has 5 bedrooms and 3 baths on a great location of the lake. The floating dock is a wonderful place to relax and catch a nice fish from the popular fishing hole directly in front of the dock! The property is located on a quiet cove where Buchanan Creek enters Lake Wedowee. This property is a short ride to the world famous Talladega Raceway!


    • Internet
    • Air Conditioning
    • Accessible
    • Heater
    • Fireplace
    • Satellite or Cable
    • Kids Welcome
    • Washer & Dryer
    • Parking
    • TV
    • No Smoking


      • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 16
        1 king, Located on main level
        1 king, Located on main level. Childrens playpen located in closet
        1 double, 3 twin/ single, 2 bunk bed, Will sleep 2 adults and 3 children or 5 children
        1 king, Located in basement with view of Lake and opens onto deck
      • BEDROOM #5 (SEC ROOM)
        1 double, 3 twin/ single, 2 bunk bed, Will sleep 2 adults and 3 children or 5 children
      • King size beds (3), Full (2), Twin or Single Beds (6) (1) Children's Play Pen


      • 3 Bathrooms
      • Bathroom 1 Masterbath
        Double Sinks, Soak tub, Shower
      • Bathroom 2 (upstairs)
        toilet, combination tub/shower
      • Bathroom 3 (downstairs)
        toilet, combination tub/shower
      • Master Bath has a Double Sink, Soak Tub, Shower and private toilet. Bathrooms #2 and #3 have a tub with a shower combination.

      Location Type

        • Lake View
        • Lakefront
          Located at the mouth of Buckhannon Creek and the Big Tallapoosa River where the Lake Wedowee backs up into a very large but quiet cove protected from heavy boat traffic. It has a large floating dock.
        • Water View
        • Waterfront
          The property has 197 feet waterfront on beautiful Lake Wedowee!


            • Away From It All
            • Family
            • Tourist Attractions


                • Guests provide their own meals


                    • Iron & Board
                    • Air Conditioning
                      Two Air conditioning systems one for each level
                    • Covered Parking
                    • Garage
                      1500 square foot three car garage
                    • Gas Fireplace
                    • Hair Dryer
                    • Heating
                      Central heating and air. Two systems one on each level
                    • Internet
                      Wireless password provided
                    • Clothes Dryer
                      Large laundry room equipped with ironing board and iron
                    • Linens Provided
                    • Living Room
                      Two sofas, love seat and rocker
                    • Parking
                      Parking for up to 10 cars easily.
                    • Parking Off Street
                      Parking for 4 cars on concrete drive on main level in front of house and 3 cars outside in front of garage
                    • Telephone
                      Cell phone: Great cell phone reception for ATT and Verizon
                    • Towels Provided
                      All three bathrooms are furnished with adequate towels, hand towels and wash cloths. Each bathroom has 2 beach or lake towels provided.
                    • Washing Machine
                      Large capacity Washer and Dryer in walk in laundry room with clothes hanging rod


                        • Microwave
                        • Coffee Maker
                        • Dishes & Utensils
                          Dishes for 16 people
                        • Dishwasher
                        • Ice Maker
                        • Kitchen
                          Cooking Utensils, blender, toaster, coffeemaker, coffee grinder, tea kettle, crockpot, other small appliances, extra dishes, kitchen is well stocked with walk in food storage closet. High Chair.
                        • Cooking Utensils
                          Turkey Roasting Pan, Turkey Platter, Lodge Cast Iron Skillets, Food Processor, Crock Pot, Rice Cooker, hand mixer, cookie sheets, mixing bowls, colanders, barbecue grilling utensils, pots & pan
                        • Oven
                          Two ovens, Upper small oven and lower standard size oven.
                        • Pantry Items
                          Variety of spices provided
                        • Refrigerator
                          Side by Side with door ice and water dispenser. HELPFUL HINT: We recommend bringing an ice chest for your cold beverages and food. Refrigerators will not cool hot drinks in a short period of time!!!
                        • Stove
                          Double Oven, Gas Range with 5 burners
                        • Toaster
                          4 slice toaster


                            • Child's Highchair
                            • Dining
                              Dining Area, as well as dining on porch, deck, island in kitchen seats four.
                            • Dining Area
                            • comfy seating for 14 people


                                • Books
                                  Childrens Books
                                • DVD Player
                                  Two DVD/blueray Players plus one TV has a built in DVD and VCR Player. In the game room there is a blue ray player and also a DVD/VCR player.
                                • Foosball
                                • Game Room
                                  Ping Pong Table
                                • Games
                                  Air Hockey Table, Foos Ball Table, Ping Pong Table, Checker Board, several Puzzles, Monopoly, Yatzee, playing cards, Backgammon
                                • Ping Pong Table
                                • Satellite / Cable
                                  Satellite TV with 2 Hoppers/DVR players and two Joyes. The home has a total of four TV's. Located in Family Room, Master Bedroom, Game Room, and one down stairs Bedroom
                                • Stereo
                                  Located in game room in basement
                                • Television
                                  Five TV's all have DVR players and remotes
                                • Video Library
                                  Equipped with many DVD's and Video Cassetes


                                    • Balcony
                                      Two balconies wth ceiling fans overlooking Lake Wedowee
                                    • Deck / Patio
                                      Patio Table, Picnic table on each deck and the floating dock , Large Swing on Lower Deck
                                    • Golf
                                      Two golf courses nearby in Oxford and Anniston
                                    • Lawn / Garden
                                    • Outdoor Grill
                                      Gas Grill on upper deck
                                    • Water Sports Gear
                                      2 life jackets in basement


                                        • wheelchair accessible


                                            • churches
                                            • marina
                                            • restaurants

                                              Leisure Activities

                                                • antiquing
                                                • bird watching
                                                • boating
                                                • photography
                                                • scenic drives
                                                • shopping
                                                • sight seeing
                                                • walking
                                                • wildlife viewing

                                                  Local Services & Businesses

                                                    • ATM/bank
                                                    • fitness center
                                                    • groceries
                                                    • hospital
                                                    • laundromat
                                                    • medical services

                                                      Sports & Adventure Activities

                                                        • jet skiing
                                                        • cycling
                                                        • fly fishing
                                                        • freshwater fishing
                                                        • hiking
                                                        • hunting
                                                        • fishing
                                                        • kayaking
                                                        • mountain biking
                                                        • skiing
                                                        • swimming
                                                        • water skiing
                                                        • water tubing


                                                            • The home is equipped with a Children's Play Pen located in the upstairs bedroom and Children's High Chair located in laundry room, TV's are located in Living Room, master bedroom, one downstairs bedroom and garage/game room. The Kitchen has toaster, blender, coffee maker, coffee grinder, rice cooker, hand mixer, food chopper, salad spinner, several chopping boards, cooking spices, other small appliances as well as extra dishes. The home has an on demand hot water heater. HELPFUL HINT: We strongly recommend bringing an ice chest for your cold beverages and foods. A common complaint is that the refrigerator is not working properly. 99% of time, when renters arrive they pack the refrigerator with hot drinks and food; then open the refrigerator every 15 minutes or so before it has time to cool the contents. It is also best to bring plastic garbage bags, paper towels, toilet paper, dish washing soap, dish washer machine detergent, laundry detergent, fabric softener, beach towels

                                                              24 Reviews


                                                              Latest reviews

                                                              Very relaxing!

                                                              Christopher G.

                                                              10 people visiting for a long weekend. There was plenty of space in a nice quiet setting that served the purpose - - rest and relaxation! The only complaint would be the dishwasher didn't work, but that is so minor it is easily forgiven. Truly a lovely home.

                                                              Vacations with friends and family

                                                              Anne B.

                                                              We rented the M&D's lake house for a week and we loved it. There was 10 of us ( 6 adults, 2 teenagers and 2 toddlers) and plenty of room for a few more. The layout of the house is great, the kitchen fully loaded ( only bring food)and towels for the bathroom were provided. The view from the upper balcony is really nice, perfect spot on the lower deck to relax. The game room with air hockey tables, ping pong table, checkers table, tv/DVD and foosball table came handy on rainy days. We were able to fish from the floating deck, swim and kayak from there as well, the deck has a ladder to get in and out (We brought inflatables kayak ). Wedowee town is a few miles away with antiques stores, grocery stores and pharmacy. The marina is not too far by car and has boats available to rent for the day or week. We really enjoyed our week and we will definitely try to go back.

                                                              Owner's Response:

                                                              Dear Anne, family and friends, thank you for your review of our Lakehouse. We are so delighted you all enjoyed our home. We try very hard to make the Lakehouse seem like home. We too also enjoy the game room on those rainy days on Lake Wedowee. We are glad you were able to get out on the lake and enjoy the beauty and the fishing. Thank you for your comments on the decks and dock as we work hard to keep them looking nice for our guest and glad you were able to enjoy them! It was great to hear the kitchen was well equipped also. We welcome you, family and friends to return soon to our Lakehouse on beautiful Lake Wedowee!

                                                              Beautiful house, wonderful view, quiet and peaceful

                                                              Allen B.

                                                              10 of us ( 6 adults, 2 teenagers and 2 toddlers) stayed at the M&D's lake house for a week. The house was perfect, actually there was enough room for a few more, the kitchen is very well equipped, all you need to bring is your food. The game room with the ping pong table, air hockey and checker table came handy on rainy day. The view from the upper and lower deck is wonderful and relaxing. We enjoyed fishing from the private floating dock, and were able to get on the lake with the kayak we brought and swim from right there. Wedowee is a few minutes away by car , there is antiques stores, a grocery store, pharmacy ... everything you need right there. Pontoon boats are available to rent at the Marina and we were fortunate to have a captain taking us for a day ( get my boat app)We were sad to have to leave the lake house. We will be going back

                                                              M&D's is a great place to stay....clean, comfortable, organized, spacious and right on the water

                                                              Loved it!!!

                                                              Owner's Response:

                                                              Thank you for the wonderful review! We are happy you enjoyed your stay at our Lakehouse and hope you make plans to return soon. Each winter we try to make annual improvements to our home as we want our customers to enjoy their stay! We hope all of our clients make memorable times staying at our home on beautiful Lake Wedowee! Ya’ll come back!

                                                              Absolutely gorgeous ... AGAIN!!

                                                              Amanda S.

                                                              This is our 2nd year to stay at M&Ds to enjoy Talladega weekend. We love this place and have already decided to come back next year. Plenty of room with stunning views from the upper and lower porches. From the landscaping to the every morning visits from the neighbors dog, you can't go wrong with this place. Rita is awesome and a complete joy to work with! Don't hesitate!! Book today ... you won't be sorry!!

                                                              Owner's Response:

                                                              Thank you for the good review on our home. We really appreciate return customers and are delighted your family had a joyous stay at our Lakehouse. We are very proud of our management team and as owners work very closely with Rita to make our home as comfortable as possible for our customers. We have a very good lawn care crew who keep the lawn looking nice. We thank you for encouraging others to book early! We hope your family will return again soon!

                                                              Repeat Renters

                                                              Brandy M.

                                                              Our family enjoyed our time at the lake house again this Spring Break. The home is clean & properly stocked. We did have a neighborhood power outage for 3 hours our first night but found two lanterns to provide light. This home is spacious & great for relaxing & fishing.

                                                              Owner's Response:

                                                              Dear Brandy and Family,

                                                              Thank you for your kind words and sorry the power went off during your stay! We are glad you found the emergency lanterns we have in the laundry room. We try to prepare for these type of situations. We certainly enjoy return customers to our lake house and delighted you enjoyed your visit. Each year we strive to make improvements over the previous year and hope our customers notice. We hope you and your family return again soon!


                                                              Wedowee, AL, USA

                                                              The property is located directly on Lake Wedowee with 200 feet of water front and can be accessed from Randolph County Road 82 and is about 3/4 miles from Fosters Landing and boat launch just across the Tallapoosa River Bridge Talladega Motor Speedway is only a 40 minute drive located on I-20 West. If you’re up for an experience you will never forget checkout the Dale Jarrett Racing School in Talladega, where you can drive or be a passenger in a NASCAR race car. This is an adventure that will surely thrill you as the car will reach speeds of 170+ miles per hour. Also consider attending one of the two annual NASCAR races a true fun event. On the quieter side is the International Motorsports Hall of Fame and Museum. It is worth a visit as well. The museum opened in 1983 with the intent of preserving the history of motorsports. It is located next to the Talladega Superspeedway on 35 acres. Cheaha State Park is located on Cheaha Mountain, is only a 20 mile drive and is the highest point in Alabama at 2,407 feet above sea level. Here you will find stunning views, good hiking trails and lots of fresh air! If you decide to spend the day there is a nice restaurant with a fantastic view while you dine! Flat Rock: If you enjoy a beach like atmosphere go to Flat Rock on the lake which, can be driven to or traveled to by boat - it is a great family experience! Take the time to visit this free day use park with swimming, fishing, hiking on a nature trail and picnicking. Open May through September. This is a 25 acre park on beautiful Lake Wedowee. What is amazing is the entire park is located on granite with access to the lake. Address: 7115 CR 870 Wedowee, AL 36278. Antiquing: There are several antique and gift shops located in Wedowee where one may spend hours searching for the special antique item you have been looking for. Our home is partially furnished from items we found in these stores! Flea Market/Trade Day Sales: Every Wednesday in "Ruth" at daylight you can find all kinds of items for sale from bread, fresh fruits and vegetables, tools, garden supplies, antiques, clothes and you name it - You need to go early for best selection!! Ruth, AL is located on hwy 431, just past Roanoke. Past the Randolph Chambers county line.

                                                              Rates & Availability

                                                              Additional information about rental rates

                                                              Cleaning Fee
                                                              Additional Guest Fee

                                                              SPECIAL NOTICE: THE MAXIMUM NUMBER OF PEOPLE SLEEPING IN THIS VRBO IS 16! However any number of people over 12 must also pay $4 per night per person over 12 in the party. Summer Season May 22 thru July 31, 2017 customers must rent 7 nights minimum if customers want more nights they must rent another week! More nights are available for the Memorial Day week at the beginning of the week before the Memorial Day Holiday. Also more nights are available for Labor day Holiday before or after the Holiday! August and remainder of season rent 6 nights get the 7th night free. Special Note: If the party is more than 12 guests there is a $4 charge per night for each additional guest.

                                                              Call our office at 256.357.9600 or email our rental manager at admin@wedoweelakeandlands.net to make your payment! Full payment is required before your stay. You can pay with cash, check, or credit card. We do not accept American Express.

                                                              24 Reviews
                                                              Wonderful 4.8/5
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