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Lakefront Cabin: Private Water Access, Boat Parking, Lake View & Wi-Fi

Bedrooms 3
Half Baths2
Space 2,300 sq. ft.
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights


About the property

3 Bedrooms, 2.5 Bathrooms, Sleeps 7, High Speed Internet (WiFi)

This 2,300 square foot private lakefront cabin has three levels, year round lake view and access to a community boat launch. Located in the South Fork area (Garland Bend) of beautiful Lake Cumberland, you can see the lake year round from most rooms in the house. Its location is quiet and peaceful with lots of blooming trees, shrubs and plants.

This property is in Burnside, KY with fantastic water access from the rear of the cabin. What do you get when you rent from us? You get private use of the cabin, boat parking and access to the lake - complete with steps to get you down to the water. From the rear of our cabin, there is a short meandering trail down to the lake which is perfect for swimming in the cool clear water. Plenty of decking to sit outside the cabin and watch the boats go by. We're that close to the lake! You'll be challenged to find a more inclusive rental - located just outside Burnside, about 3.5 miles off highway 27.

Lakefront Cabin Has Family Vacationers In Mind: This cabin comes fully equipped with just about everything you need for a perfect vacation. All you need to bring are clothes (don't forget your swim suit), groceries (if you want to eat in), and yourself (of course). Our cabin has just about everything else. Your memorable experience will begin as you walk in the front door into our tastefully furnished and decorated vacation home.

Our family rented many Lake Cumberland cabins and we know what vacationers want - a place that is memorable; a place to want to come back to! We now have our own property and we'll share it with you - knowing that you want the same amenities as us! Sorry, no smoking or pets allowed - no exceptions.

2300 Sq. Ft. (3 Levels) - Ground and Upper Level: Ground level: Entry foyer, kitchen/dining area, family room, laundry room and 1/2 bathroom. Family room has two couches - one is a sleeper sofa. This level has all wooden natural hickory flooring, a cooking island for the chef and game table for a round of cards, backgammon or chess. A professional size billiards table is set up and the cue ball is ready for that ''break'' shot! For the movie watchers, we have a 42'' flat screen television and lots of DVDs.

Upper level: This level has two peaceful bedrooms, each with its own television.

Bedroom #1 has queen bed; Bedroom #2 has bunk beds - twin top & full bottom. These bedrooms share a full bathroom.

Lower Level: Master bedroom has king bed; large two person jacuzzi tub in bedroom overlooking the lake; master bathroom with shower. A television is in the armoire - to catch up on the news as you settle in for the night. Also attached to the master bedroom is an enclosed cedar sun room to sit and read, listen to music or gaze out at the lake.

Don't hesitate to call or email us. We'll be glad to answer any questions you may have.

More Details

Jonathan Briggs
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
August 19, 2017

About Jonathan Briggs

Our family fell in love with Lake Cumberland the very first time we visited Kentucky...

Why Jonathan Briggs chose Lake Cumberland

So, we purchased this cabin in Burnside, KY. It's located on the lake, complete with access steps to the water, community boat launch and boat parking. We love our cabin so much, we'll share it with you! Be our guest for a few days or a week. Take a look around this web page and call us to answer your questions.

What makes this cabin unique

What's amazing about our cabin? It's the access to the water off our back yard. We have private access to the lake - complete with steps to get you down to the water. From the rear of our cabin, there is a short meandering trail down to the lake which is perfect for swimming in the cool clear water. You'll be challenged to find a comparable listing for rent.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Thanks Jonathan,

The family and I had a wonderful time. We loved the lake and the house – and of course the Lake Cumberland area.
Jun 2017
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Burnside Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2300 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 14
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed ...
  • Non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Lake ...
  • Lake View ...
  • Lakefront ...
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Broadband Access ...
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Sofa Bed
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Water Cooler
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Free Wifi
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 9 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 2 Half Baths
  • Master Bathroom - toilet , shower , jetted tub , Connected To Master Bedroom
    Bathroom #2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Upstairs Bathroom
    Half Bathroom - toilet , Ground Level
    Half Bathroom -
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , Master bedroom sleeps 2
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , Bedroom #2 sleeps 2 people
    Bedroom 3 - 1 double , 1 twin/ single , Bedroom #3 sleeps 3 people
  • Each bedroom has it's own television and DVD.
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room
  • Pool Table ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Game Console
  • Video Games
  • Video Library
  • Balcony
  • Barbecue
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Wood Deck
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • jetted tub
  • autumn foliage
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • wildlife viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • rock climbing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing


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Lakefront Cabin: Private Water Access, Boat Parking, Lake View & Wi-Fi
average rating of 4.8333335 based on 65 reviews

Beautiful home in the perfect location

  • 5 of 5

Could not have asked for a better set up.Pefect for the family size we brought down and great dock for our boats.We will be returning to this location. Thank you for everything

  • Submitted: Jul 19, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I'm glad to hear it. We look forward to having you back next year.
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Summer vacation retreat

  • 5 of 5

We enjoy the comfort of a house that feels like home. We are also lake enthusiasts and use the dock the entire time we stay. It's not far to go out for dinner but we usually take advantage of the open kitchen/ living room area being that everyone enjoys the family time together.

  • Submitted: Aug 19, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Awesome place for our family reunion!

  • 5 of 5

We had 3 parts of our family from OH, PA and TX with a total of 12 in our group and we had an amazing time! We played pool, grilled out, made s'mores on the open fire around the fire pit, and so much more. Cabin was spacious and well stocked. We got to swim and fish off the dock. It was also awesome to dock up our boat on the large dock and come and go as we pleased with the boat. We can't wait to go back.

  • Submitted: Aug 3, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Beautiful Home!

  • 5 of 5

A beautiful home with a fantastic view and everything you need for your stay at Lake Cumberland! The home is clean, well taken care of and well stocked with essentials. Thank you for allowing us to stay at your beautiful home!

  • Submitted: Jul 31, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Missy - glad to hear you had a great time. I hope you come back next summer! As a heads up we are staying here after your stay and we did some dock enhancements to alleviate the gangplank steepness you had to deal with during your stay. Much easier to get from the stairs to/from the stairs or dock now.
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Beautiful spacious home with water access

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful stay at this beautiful home. Everything you needed to start your stay was there, town was not far in distance, but takes a little longer with the hills and jogs but scenery is beautiful. One thing we loved is the private dock for swimming and for our boats. The channel was a little choppier then I was thinking (it was 4th of July weekend) the week was very calm and not a boat in sight. What I'm getting at is being plenty of bouies or padding to protect your boat. We had a great stay and plan on making it a yearly trip, Jon was very nice and responded to all my questions. Great homeowner

  • Submitted: Jul 6, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Megan I'm glad to hear you had a great time and we look forward to having you back next year!
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Lake Cumberland Family vacation

  • 4 of 5

This was our first trip to this cabin. We picked this location so that we could have a private dock so that we could bring our boat. We brought a family of 6. We had plenty of room and the cabin is well stocked with things to do if you do not wish to be on the lake all the time. Beds were very comfortable, lot of room to move around in the cabin, and having cable TV for late night entertainment is a real plus. The owner was very helpful is responding to our request for locating the WI-FI code which probably saved us a lot of data and money. On a separate note, the 800 number staff were terrible and rude. Thank goodness we could reach the owner. Because of him, we are planning on returning next year. If we could make a suggestion for future guests, please remember that their is limited parking. 2 cars easily fit. If 3rd or 4th car make the trip, you will need to park in side yard. The only negatives we experienced on this trip - we were forced to deal with prior tenants trash for the entire trip because all trash cans were filled up. Also, my wife would suggest bringing some paper towels because we were left with only a half a roll. On a boat note, if you are bringing a boat, I suggest launching from Burnside Marina as it is about 5-10 minutes away from the cabin.

  • Submitted: Jul 2, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hey Rod - I'm glad to hear you had a great time and we look foreward to having you back next year! Thank you for the feedback to me on things to address and for providing future guests with some tips for their stay. I apologize that you only had half a roll of paper towels. We stick 6 months of supplies at the house in a locked closet, so we have plenty of supplies but either the cleaning lady forgot to put some out during the changeover rush or for some reason was throttling the supplies too much. I have addressed with the cleaning folks to make sure that doesn't happen again. On the trash I didn't realize it was a problem and didn't realize how much trash gets generated over the week. We used to have a building out front for holding trash/trash cans, but it was destroyed in a traffic accident not too long ago so when I bought the 2 big totes I thought we were good. I had my cleaning lady buy another trash can so we will have 3 96 gallon totes. Trash only comes weekly on Thursdays. So hopefully the extra can will solve things. If there is anything else, feel free to send me an offline message and we'll get those resolved.
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Other Activities: Boat and jet ski rentals available at nearby Burnside Marina which is 10 minutes away (by boat or car).


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $150
Additional Guest Fee $10 per person per night
Damage Deposit $300

* Reservation/Security Deposit of $300 Required;
* All Rentals Have One-Time Cleaning Fee of $100;

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.

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