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Rustic Meets Modern - Don't Miss This One!

Bedrooms 3
Space 1,856 sq. ft.
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 1 - 7 nights


About the property

Cabin, 3 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 2 Baths, (Sleeps 8)

'I can’t tell you how much we enjoyed the cabin, the views and especially the beautiful cove where we spent most of our waking hours. Planning TWO WEEKS next summer. Thank you for sharing your beautiful home for us to enjoy the best vacation we think we’ve ever had in our 10 years of marriage.' 'Within minutes of our arrival we stepped out on the deck and a group of about 8 deer walked right across the property.' (two recent emails to owner from guests)

Privately owned A-frame cabin nestled on a secluded cul-de-sac of 10 privately owned vacation homes. Need to get away? Find your get-away here - a beautiful, stand alone log cabin with tongue and groove woodwork through out. Almost 1900 sq ft in a PEACEFUL SETTING. Beautiful sunrises.

40 minutes to Silver Dollar City, less than 30 minutes to Branson or Eureka Springs. Dogwood Canyon just up the road. Public boat ramp, swimming less than 1 mile away, pull up your boat behind house during your stay! Need a break from the sun? Choose a movie from our extensive video library then head back out. Perfect for a quiet get-away or bring the kids and let them run free and explore the woods. Keep an eye on them from the large deck or balcony. Enjoy bar-b-ques on the dual gas & charcoal grill on the patio.

Keywords: Nature Lover's Delight. True A-frame cabin, tongue and groove interior. Best of both worlds - secluded on a cul de sac road, property sits at end of cove. Plenty of yard for the kids to play yet set in a natural setting. Wake up to the birds singing every morning!

More Details

Property Manager
Tabitha (TJG Lake Properties LLC)
Member since: 2012
Premier Partner

This HomeAway partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
March 16, 2018

About Tabitha (TJG Lake Properties LLC)

As a family with 4 young boys, we needed a place where they could safely run and play. We've owned the cabin almost 7 years now. We live in Wichita, KS but we're in Springfield, MO enough for my husband's job we were tired of renting something every time we visited Table Rock Lake. We love it here when we can escape and wanted to share it with others and hope they like it as much as we do. We bring our Lab along with us. He loves being able to run free, but mostly enjoyed his walks and napping under the trees. He sleeps in his kennel on the patio (not allowed inside). We know you will enjoy the cabin as much as we do - Relax and Unwind!

Tabitha (TJG Lake Properties LLC) purchased this cabin in 2011

Why Tabitha (TJG Lake Properties LLC) chose Shell Knob

We grew up in Florida and miss the water. Decided this is someplace we hope to pass down to our boys and enjoy family gatherings here for many years to come. After viewing many homes in Shell Knob, it was hard to beat this easy walk down to the water in our own backyard AND the privacy.

What makes this cabin unique

Nature at it's best with modern amenities. A true getaway and your Home Away from Home.

A true Cabin in the Woods yet 15 minutes and your at the Shell Knob bridge and local grocery store.

Guestbook comments from the manager

My daughters and I really enjoyed our weekend at your beautiful cabin. The furnishings were so comfortable and beautiful, we felt right at home. We loved sitting outside enjoying the beautiful view. It made our yearly 'girls trip' perfect... Thank you!!!

owner posted review from guest email post-stay
Oct 2016
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Shell Knob Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1856 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed ...
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Lake View
  • Lakefront ...
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront ...
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Mobile Phone ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wood Stove ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , Deep, claw-foot tub.
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Full bath with tile.
  • 2
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , Main floor bedroom
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , Loft bedroom
    Bedroom 3 - 1 twin/ single , 1 child bed , Lower level bedroom - twin with trundle.
  • Queen size Beds (2) One in main floor bdroom, one in loft bedroom., Twin or Single Beds (2) Twin trundle beds in lower level bedroom., Child Beds (1) toddler daybed in lower level bedroom (hardware & side there to convert back to crib)., Baby Cribs (1) Toddler day bed in lower level bedroom can be converted easily back to full crib., Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) New futon in lower level living area. Oversized chair on main level folds out to single bed, new Lane mattress.
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • VCR
  • Video Library ...
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • churches
  • library
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • shopping
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
Deep claw foot tub on main floor, full tub/shower combo on lower level, lower level bedroom has twin bed with trundle bed along with toddler day bed, extra firm futon in lower level family room with glass doors to patio and yard/water, main floor bedroom has queen bed, twin fold out oversized chair on main level provides extra sleeping area, large deck to back/water, loft bedroom has queen bed with reading area and balcony to front.


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(45 traveler reviews)

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Rustic Meets Modern - Don't Miss This One!
average rating of 4.6 based on 54 reviews

Rang in the New Year right!

  • 5 of 5

The cabin was perfect for our two families. We drove up from Louisiana and stayed for a long New Year's weekend. Our two families, one of 5 and one of 4, had a wonderful time. We left the cabin one day and drove over to Eureeka Springs and Dogwood Canyon, but spent the rest of the time inside the cabin putting together puzzles and playing board games due to the below freezing temperatures. We are already planning a trip back in the summer.

  • Submitted: Jan 3, 2018
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Yea!!! So happy to hear you enjoyed your New Year at our rustic retreat. We look forward to you returning and experiencing the lake & outdoor activities. Thank you for taking the time to share your experience. Tabitha
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Very rustic

  • 4 of 5

It was great for the price. Drive into town was a little far but we knew that before hand. Wished there would have been WiFi and cable tv. Other than that it was very nice place to stay.

  • Submitted: Dec 31, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so glad to hear you enjoyed your stay at our cabin. There were some very serious recent health issues in our family so I apologize for delay in responding. The post-Christmas cold snap that brought 0 degrees to the area was very, very unusual. It is truly our "getaway" while being 15 minutes from the Shell Knob bridge and grocery.
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Too cold

  • 1 of 5

Wood burning stove didn't work. Mini kitchen microwave didn't work. Had to go downstairs for working equipment and what with my neuropathy it made things difficult. Hot water wasnt enough for one bath let alone for three of us. We left early, 2 days on christmas, and checked into a hotel for warmth and enough hot water.

No signal for phones but that's ok. The property is beautiful just all the little things added up. They did provide 2 space heaters but it barely kept the house warm enough. And with the thermostat restrictions you couldn't turn the heat up enough to compensate.

Overall not satisfied.

Tried to contact the owner as well via phone and email but never got a response back until a few days later. I understand it was the holidays but this was all kind of important.

I wouldn't stay here again.

  • Submitted: Dec 27, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Clean, comfortable, spacious and quiet. Great get a way.

  • 4 of 5

Clean, comfortable, spacious and quiet. We loved our stay.

  • Submitted: Oct 19, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Very quiet and peaceful

  • 4 of 5

Great location on a cove of the lake. Walk down to the lake is alittle steep but not bad. The house is nice and well kept and the only problems encountered were:

only 1/2 roll of paper towels ( no extras anywhere)

only 1 extra roll of toilet paper ( we didn't run out but there were only 2 of us)

Door knob on bathroom kept falling off

Nothing serious, but if we had a larger family it would have been a REAL problem.

We did also notice some mouse droppings in a couple places.

Overall, a very nice place and was very relaxing.

  • Submitted: Oct 5, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for taking the time to review our lake home. As our cabin is nestled in a wooden area, we struggle with a few mice. We have the home treated regularly with Terminix and leave out multiple mouse traps but still find droppings too.! It drives us crazy! Toilet paper is left out for the number of guests so there should always be adequate toilet paper for the registered guests. A recent guest knocked the knob off and we have not been able to find the pin or have it replaced yet. We will review these items with the caretaker, thank you again for informing us of anything that needs further attention. We hope you had a peaceful and relaxing stay.
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Great spot with little traffic on the lake or land

  • 4 of 5

Enjoyed our stay at Wildwood. Great lake access and easily beached the boats behind the house for the week. Fishing good as expected and secluded but not hard to get too. Driveway is definitely 4 wheel drive if pulling trailer though.

  • Submitted: Sep 24, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nearest Barpub
4 Miles
The Roadhouse
Nearest Motorway
0.5 Miles
Hwy 39
Nearest Restaurant
5 Miles
The Steak Inn, Roadhouse Grill
Car: recommended

Holy Family Catholic Church is 6 minutes away;

Dogwood Canyon is nearby, on Hwy 86 (less than 12 min);

Viola Recreation Park is very nice, 5 minutes from cabin, 1 mile down Hwy 39;

Indian Head Public Boat Launch is just around the corner down Hwy H (where we launch our pontoon boat and drive around point to beach behind our cabin, 5 minutes by boat). Not many know about this boat launch so it is quiet with not a lot of traffic.




Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $100
Refundable damage deposit $100
Tax Rate 5.97%

ALL Reservations paid by e-check get 3% discount.
Stay 6 nights, get the 7th night FREE!
** FREE Canoe Rental with 7n stay
$200 Deposit Due at Booking
Rates are subject to change until Deposit paid.
Peak CHECK IN 4pm; CHECK OUT 10am
* Larger groups $150 Cleaning Fee

Manager's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.

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