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The Retswood Red River Gorge, Natural Bridge, Hot Tub, Screened in Porch, Lake

Bedrooms 2
Space 1,076 sq. ft.
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

Cabin, 2 Bedrooms + Loft with 4 single beds, 1 Bath, (Sleeps 8)

PLEASE READ!! I require a $59 nonrefundable renters' insurance through VRBO. This protects you and my cabin for accidental damages up to $1500. VRBO/Homeaway also offer an refundable damage deposit of $750 that has an attached fee for around the same amount as the $59 so you pay either way. Please call me before you do an on line booking 513-833-1413. I will make sure there is no confusion. I will make sure the coverage you want is what you get. Please ask me any questions you may have. I may be able to give a better price for bookings during the week over the summer.

I decorated my cabin with a personal touch which I hope you find inviting. I want to give potential renters that same personal touch. I will answer all your questions and let you know what you'll need to bring to the cabin along with what is there to make your visit a wonderful time. For more info please call or text Sue 513-833-1413. I will get back with you as soon as my job allows and take care of the booking process for you. First come first serve I promise. If you prefer to do online booking that is also available.

The Retswood – Outside -- The cabin has a beautiful setting with a good sized pond (catch and release fishing) right outside a wonderful screened in porch. No worries when it comes to bugs! The cabin has a welcoming, large hot tub, Weber charcoal grill and a move around fire pit. (Bring your lawn chairs to roast some marshmallows). A great spot to relax and enjoy your surroundings. Inside – The cabin sleeps up to 8, 2 bedrooms, one with a queen the other is a double bed. There's also a loft with 4 single beds. All beds have bedbug covers to protect against bedbugs, dust mites, and allergens adding comfort and peace of mind to your visit. We have upgraded furnishings throughout, large flat screen TV with satellite TV, and DVD player. Kitchen is fully equipped with a new refrigerator and gas stove. We are certain you will enjoy the classy, cozy, comforts this cabin offers.

The Retswood is located in the Red River Gorge, Cliffview Resort, which is conveniently located near great rock climbing, ATV trails, fishing, hiking. Close to Zip Line, Torrent Rock Climbing, ThrillsVille and their new mine adventure, Explore The Underground. Very Cool! Also close to the Natural Bridge and many other trails and FUN!

Dog friendly. Sorry no smoking.

Keywords: Red River Gorge, Cliffview Resort, Slade, KY. Home of the Natural Bridge. Hiking, Rock climbing, Zipline, Thrillsville, Explore the Underground, Canoeing. Cozy cabin, Catch and release fishing, Hot tub, Screened in porch.

More Details

Sue. Best way to reach is by text. Will get back to u soon as my job allows!
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
July 23, 2017

About Sue. Best way to reach is by text. Will get back to u soon as my job allows!

My name is Sue. I've always wanted a cabin. Two things it had to have - all feet on the ground (not hanging off a cliff) I'm afraid of heights! I wanted to be able to walk out the door and just start walking. Plenty of area for that. I love our cabin and hope you will too. The cabin was named after the street that our family's home of 36 years was on. We thought it had a good ring to it for a cabin. We purchased the cabin in 2011 and did a lot of work on it. A great get away for us and ours and you and yours. I've put my heart into this cabin and I think you'll see that as soon as you pull up to it . It' a great spot to call home base after a great day of exploring the Gorge or to stay put, relax and just enjoy. Please do not hesitate to call me with any questions. If you don't catch me, leave a message and I will call you back as soon as possible.

Sue. Best way to reach is by text. Will get back to u soon as my job allows! purchased this cabin in 2011

Why Sue. Best way to reach is by text. Will get back to u soon as my job allows! chose Kentucky

I came to the Red River Gorge for the first time, about a year and a half ago. Even with my fear of heights I fell in love. With that and the lifetime desire to have a cabin getaway - everything just fell into place. It was meant to be!

What makes this cabin unique

I love the location of The Retswood. It's secluded - but not too secluded. I love the lake and listening to the bullfrogs at night. I had the porch screened-in, top to bottom, to be able to sit outside without all those pesky bugs. I'm sure some will find their way in but that should be minimal. We have put several upgrades inside such as leather couches, flat screen TV, New refrigerator and gas stove. Oh! not to mention and awesome 6 person hot tub overlooking the lake.


Rogers Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1076 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: Flexible / Check-out: Flexible
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Lakefront
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , All towels provided
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double
    Loft - 4 twin/ single
  • Queen size Beds (1), Double Beds (1), 4 Twin or Single Beds (1) All beds have bed bug protection. All linens provided.
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Senior Adults Only Community ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • sight seeing
  • wildlife viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • rock climbing
Screened in porch with rod iron table and chairs porch swing enjoy the view, Fire pit, Catch and release fishing lake, Loft with 4 single beds, All beds have bedbug protection for extra peace of mind. Close to Zip Line, Torrent Rock Climbing, ThrillsVille and their new mine adventure, Explore The Underground. Very Cool! Natural Bridge and many other trails and FUN!


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The Retswood Red River Gorge, Natural Bridge, Hot Tub, Screened in Porch, Lake
average rating of 4.9666667 based on 30 reviews

Peaceful and relaxing!

  • 5 of 5

This little cabin is so much more than it appears. The interior is spacious and accommodating to a close family. We loved the house and the wildlife outside was worth every penny. Everyday we saw turkeys, deer and of course the fish in the lake. The location was great as well. It's close to everything, bout 30 minutes at the most, and there are some great things to do. We highly recommend the Whisper Valley Trails horseback riding. The ladies are so personable and the horses are extremely sweet and their individual personalities shine bright. I would also highly recommend Red River Adventures for canoeing along the Red River. It is located right in Red River Gorge State Park. The staff is awesome and it is a really cool, and fun adventure. We'll worth the cost. I would suggest going through the Nadal Tunnel as well, it's a very unique experience and it is the faster way to get to the river canoeing. The natural beauty of both parks is hard to beat. Walking the trails is a great form of exercise and adventure for the whole family!!

  • Submitted: Jun 23, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

This place was perfect for my family of 6!! Everyone had an awesome time

  • Submitted: Jun 12, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful cabin in a quiet peaceful spot

  • 5 of 5

The Retswood cabin was clean cozy and had everything we needed for a wonderful weekend. We enjoyed sitting on the screened porch snd hearing the birds and looking at the beautiful pond and trees around it. Furniture was nice decor was cozy cabin. Enjoyed the tv and cooking meals in the kitchen. We hiked in the Red River Gorge and took home awesome arch photos.

  • Submitted: May 22, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Retswood could have been called "Restwood"

  • 5 of 5

Loved this cabin! Had all the sights, sounds and amenities one would hope for in a "cabin vacation". Loved the screened in porch with a swing and loved the hot tub! We were able to watch deer from the porch while we ate dinner, we enjoyed the sounds of birds and frogs as we sat around the campfire. Our boys had fun fishing in the adjacent pond. The cabin was very clean, well supplies and the beds were comfortable. Easy drive to the nearby attractions and hiking trails of Red River Gorge (the gorge was breathtaking as well). The owner Sue was FANTASTIC to work with...definitely a 5 STAR experience for our family. We will be back!

  • Submitted: Apr 9, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Cozy cabin with hot tub

  • 4 of 5

This cabin is in a great very out-of-the-way location in the woods on a pond. It has two downstairs bedrooms, and a great loft with four beds in it. The hot tub easily fits four people, and relaxing in it is perfect for the body after a long difficult hike in the Red River Gorge. The kitchen is fully equipped with a table for six, and the living area is cozy with a huge TV screen.

  • Submitted: Mar 13, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Sidney, Ohio

Thanksgiving getaway

  • 5 of 5

We loved this little cabin. It had all the amenities of home, but in a quiet cabin in the woods! We hiked, zip-lined, played board games, watched movies, put together a puzzle, fished, sat in the hot tub and spent the week enjoying the great outdoors. We were not permitted to have an open fire due to the weather conditions, but still enjoyed our stay. We brought our two small dogs and they loved sniffing around at all the new smells! We had a wonderful mini vacation! Loved the area so much we want to look for our own cabin to buy now!

  • Submitted: Dec 11, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Point of Interest
Wall Cliffview
Nearest Point of Interest
Zip Line office
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Zip line tower
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Village Drive
Nearest Point of Interest
Not on Map

Zipline tour in Cliffview resort, Lots of roads thoughout the resort to explore with great views, Inn has some great views along with zipline tour where you can watch as people zip over the Gorge.


Rates & Availability

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2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Property Damage Protection $59
Cleaning fee $35 + Tax
Tax Rate 10.0%

PLEASE READ!! I now offer a choice between the $59 nonrefundable renters' insurance OR a refundable $750 damage deposit. I DO require ONE OR THE OTHER to protect my renters and my cabin. PLEASE CALL ME PRIOR TO BOOKING IF YOU WANT THE $59 Protection!!! I will explain the taxes and renters' insurance/damage deposit when we speak on the phone or by text. I'm happy to help! You're going to love staying at The Retswood. Thank you, Sue!

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund
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