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Jim Woodward

Member since: 2012
Speaks: english, french

Woodward Cabin #2 with boat house

44 Reviews
Sleeps10
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 4 nights

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Overview

Alma House Rental Photos and Description

Come and relax while you discover nature at its finest at our cabins at Lake Wabaunsee. Lake Wabaunsee is a beautiful, clear, spring-fed lake in Northeast Kansas.

This cabin is a completely furnished luxury cabin that sleeps six on the upper level. The upper level features three bedrooms, two full bathrooms (including an in-suite bathroom in the master bedroom), a spacious living room, an eat-in kitchen, a laundry room with a full-size washer and dryer, a front entry porch, and a spacious back deck with a scenic lake view.

An added bonus for this cabin is the boat house. This space has a rustic feel to it and features a loft with three queen-sized air mattresses. This makes an for ideal location in which teenagers can hang out.

Have more than six in your group? No problem-- the lower level features an additional bedroom and bathroom, as well as a living, dining, and kitchen area. It also features covered and open-air decks which overlook the lake. The lower level can accommodate an additional four people comfortably.

This cabin is located at an ideal spot on the lake to watch the slow parade of boats that cruise around the lake. This cabin and boathouse are in a 'no wake' cove across from the free swimming beach. The docks provide easy access to boats for the passengers.

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Suitability:
  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Jim Woodward (Owner)
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english, french

About Jim Woodward

(Picture to the left is a Spring motorcycle ride on Skyline Road)

My wife, Mary, and I enjoy outdoor activities, meeting people, and sharing our place. We love the Flint Hills and Lake Wabaunsee.

We have the cabin to help us create good memories. We hope you will come visit and create some good memories of your own.

Jim Woodward purchased this house in 2000

Why Jim Woodward chose Kansas

Lake Wabaunsee is 30 minutes from our home. I first went to the lake on a fishing trip with my dad when I was 10. I had a great time and caught my fill of sunfish. It continues to be a good place to create great memories. There is something enchanting about the lake. It renews us both mentally and physically when we spend time here; it is the perfect break from the stress of everyday life.

What makes this house unique

A trip to Lake Wabaunsee is like going back in time, a more simple and peaceful time.

Reviews

4.7
based on 44 traveler reviews

Woodward Cabin #2 with boat house
average rating of 4.7045455 based on 44 reviews
5

Very nice place!

  • 5 of 5

Had an awesome time at the cabin! Everyone that stayed is planning the next get together here. Enjoyed it!! Thank you so much!

  • Submitted: Sep 16, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Excellent in every way!

  • 5 of 5

For the past several years, we have enjoyed family vacations here. We, as well as our children and grandchildren, look forward to our week of fun and relaxation at this property. Jim, the owner, is very accomodating, and makes sure everything is perfect. We are never disappointed! The kitchen is well-equipped, and the home is very clean and comfortable. Spent the week swimming, fishing (LOTS of fish!), boating and enjoying the peaceful setting. Thanks for another great vacation! Will definitely be back next summer!

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

A Great Place for a Lake Vacation!

  • 5 of 5

This was a great house for our family lakation! We had 8 adults and 6 children (age 7 and under). The house had lots of room and it was great to have 3 bathrooms. The house and dock were everything they were promised to be. The dock having shade so that people could get out of the sun for a break was a big plus and the sleeping quarters on the dock had air conditioning and a mini fridge that made a great place for the little ones to take a break from the heat. We brought food down to the dock and had lunch there every day. The owner was excellent to work with and very accommodating. We had a great time and plan to book this house again next year!

  • Submitted: Aug 9, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
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Awesome!

  • 5 of 5

The home was very clean, very accommodating for a large family and tons of space!

  • Submitted: Aug 1, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
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5

We love this lake Wabunsee lake house

  • 5 of 5

We had stayed at one of Jim's other rentals next door a few years back. We also loved that property when it was just our family of 3. This time we had extra family along, 4 adults and 2 young children. We had plenty of room and it was nice to have separate living areas as well as 2 kitchens. We really loved the boat house and spent a lot of time down there. Swimming, floating and taking our canoe out. We will be back again!! The sunsets and sunrises are just amazing from the boat house!!

  • Submitted: Jun 15, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for your kind words about the cabin/house on the lake. To say boat house really doesn't say how cool the "like a living room on the water". We are glad you enjoyed it like we do!
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AMAZING location!!

  • 5 of 5

Jim was SO amazing to work with!!! The houses were perfectly located, well stocked, beautifully furnished, very honey, inviting, neighbors were great!!! This was an AWESOME getaway!!! We will definitely be returning!!

  • Submitted: Apr 26, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Lindsay, It really pleases me that you and your 29 female guests were so happy with all 4 of our cabins! Thanks for your great comments. Jim
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Map

Nearest Airport
100 Miles
kci
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
north shore
Nearest Golf
1 Miles
wabaunsee pines
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
north shore
Nearest Beach
1 Kilometres
across the cove
Car: recommended

Lake Wabaunsee is located on Kansas 4 highway. This is locally known as a scenic, native stone highway; it is popular for motorcyclists as the highway winds through the beautiful flint hills.

Lake Wabaunsee is 40 miles southwest of Topeka. It is also about 40 miles from Manhattan and Emporia.

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Rates & Availability

Alma House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Summer time
May 1 2017 - Jun 30 2017
3 night minimum stay
$225
 
 
Fourth of July
Jul 1 2017 - Jul 4 2017
4 night minimum stay
$250
 
 
Summer Time 2
Jul 5 2017 - Sep 30 2017
3 night minimum stay
$225
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$200
 

Additional information about rental rates

refundable clean up fee $100
maintenance repaair $60

There is a lower level that is available for $50/night for groups larger than 6. The lower level has a another master bedroom with a queen bed and bath. There is an additional living room with a queen size pull out couch. It has a see-through gas fire place, separate kitchen and pool table. It is essentially another apartment. It is available if you need the room.

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Amenities

Alma House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2200 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Lake View
  • Lakefront ...
  • Rural ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
  • 3
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , with master bathroom attatched
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , a shared bathroom adjacent
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single , bathroom adjacent
    Bedroom 4 - 1 queen , 1 sleep sofa /futon , This bedroom is on the lower level
  • Queen size Beds (3), Twin or Single Beds (2), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1)
Entertainment:
  • Pool Table ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • festivals
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing

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