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The General's Cabin- Elegant, yet rustic cabin nestled in the woods

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THE GENERAL'S CABIN
Spend sunny days or listen to rain drop on our tin roof tucked under the porch
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3 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
4 guests
2 nights minimum
Cabin Holiday Rental
The General's Cabin is a rustic, yet elegant cabin nestled in the woods on a gated and private 40 acres built by famed Flying Tiger, and World War II ace, General James W. Little. This magical cabin in the woods has been offered for rental since 2005. Private, peaceful, and just 12 miles from Natural Bridge and Red River Gorge. Lush woodland vistas out every room with a soaring wall of windows to capture the evening sunset. A pond with dock stocked with blue-gill, crappie and bass for your private use. No fishing license required. walking and hiking paths on your own private and heavily treed estate. Firepit with firewood provided, dog park for your canine friends. Dogs stay for free. 1480 square feet of living space on one level with an open floor plan, cathedral ceilings, 2 gas f...The General's Cabin is a rustic, yet elegant cabin nestled in the woods on a gated and private 40 acres built by famed Flying Tiger, and World War II ace, General James W. Little. This magical cabin in the woods has been offered for rental since 2005. Private, peaceful, and just 12 miles from Natural Bridge and Red River Gorge. Lush woodland vistas out every room with a soaring wall of windows to capture the evening sunset. A pond with dock stocked with blue-gill, crappie and bass for your private use. No fishing license required. walking and hiking paths on your own private and heavily treed estate. Firepit with firewood provided, dog park for your canine friends. Dogs stay for free. 1480 square feet of living space on one level with an open floor plan, cathedral ceilings, 2 gas fireplaces, one king bedroom, 2 twins with adjoining bath, loft overlooking great room with 2 futons and a table and chairs most suitable for youngsters. No light pollution so star gazing is amazing! Quiet and secluded. Hammock tucked under trees. Able to access the internet via I-phone as cell phone reception excellent. A TV with DVDs on site. No local cable available. More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
No Hunting on Property and No use of firearms on the property. No ATV's allowed on the property. Failure to comply with these rules will mean immediate expulsion from the property.
Bathrooms
1 Full bath, 1 Shower
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About the Owner
Joy M
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:March 2011
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Reviewed October 23, 2017

The General's Cabin is rich in history, craftsmanship, natural beauty, and seclusion. My husband and I enjoyed the time at the cabin--the hikes, the front porch, star gazing, and the tranquility of the pond. We also enjoyed how close the cabin was to the Red...More

Date of stay: October 2017
Thank lintzlauren
Reviewed July 11, 2017 via mobile

I have traveled to several countries and seen some gorgeous sites, but I'd have to say that staying at the General's Cabin are some of my most cherished memories. My boyfriend and I are hard workers that don't get a lot of time together, and...More

Date of stay: July 2017
2  Thank jmeale
timetotravelkentucky, VR Owner at The General's Cabin- Elegant, yet rustic cabin nestled in the woods, responded to this reviewResponded July 12, 2017

I can't thank you enough for taking your time to place such a wonderful review about our magical cabin in the woods. We love having guests return year after year to enjoy all that you so eloquently described. Thanks again for taking your time and...More

Reviewed June 15, 2017 via mobile

The cabin was very nice. Very peaceful. Loved going to the pond and in the mornings hearing elk "bugle".

Date of stay: June 2017
Thank jcbarber2010
timetotravelkentucky, VR Owner at The General's Cabin- Elegant, yet rustic cabin nestled in the woods, responded to this reviewResponded June 16, 2017

Thanks so much for taking your time to write a review. Many love the peaceful setting of the cabin, as it is always beneficial for every one to get away from the hustle and bustle of life in order to enjoy the serenity of nature.

Reviewed May 15, 2017

I spent a week at The General's Cabin drafting my first-ever novel. This was the first time--but not the last--that I have spent a week by myself in a remote setting. Any anxiety I might have had quickly dissipated upon talking to Joy when I...More

Date of stay: March 2017
Thank Marilyn H
Reviewed May 2, 2017

If you've ever wondered what it would be like to live in relative seclusion, without traffic lights, noise...people, for that matter, you owe it to yourself to book the General's Cabin. It's an inspired structure on a beautiful piece of land. While you're there you'll...More

Date of stay: April 2017
1  Thank millerscott248
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Reviewed January 9, 2017 via mobile

We fell in love with The Generals Cabin the moment we opened the handmade walnut doors and walked inside. It's everything you dream of when you think about a rustic, cozy cabin but with all the comforts of home. Soft sheets, fully stocked kitchen, toiletries,...More

Date of stay: December 2016
2  Thank Laurhowla
timetotravelkentucky, VR Owner at The General's Cabin- Elegant, yet rustic cabin nestled in the woods, responded to this reviewResponded January 10, 2017

We are so happy you enjoyed your stay and look forward to having you return. Thanks for taking your time to review our Little " slice of heaven."

Reviewed August 15, 2016

Heaven on earth!! Everything you could possibly want here! Rustic and elegant all at the same time. So many things included down to shampoo, charcoal and coffee! We just came back from a night stroll after a rain shower! If you have ever wanted to...More

Date of stay: August 2016
1  Thank RebelKat1970
Reviewed July 20, 2016

We absolutely love the generals Cabin, as it's now become an annual summer trip for our family. Our 8,6 and 5 year olds look forward to it every year. Both years we've been, we've stocked up on food and never left the cabin. From fishing...More

Date of stay: June 2016
Thank sdeopere
Reviewed February 29, 2016

You will NOT be disappointed with this cabin! The privacy, seclusion, and proximity to Daniel Boone National Forest make it the ideal spot for a quiet and nature filled getaway. The beautiful decor and warm hospitality of our hosts made us feel like family from...More

Date of stay: February 2016
Thank backpacker1978
Reviewed December 16, 2015

Simply put, I'm in love. My husband and I visited The General's Cabin for our wedding anniversary and we just loved it. It was beautiful, well-appointed, comfy, and inviting. The owners went out of their way to leave flowers and champagne to celebrate our anniversary...More

Date of stay: October 2015
Thank Kathleen M
Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Air Conditioning
Alarm Clock
Grill
Blender
Books
Ceiling Fans
Central Heating
Dryer
Fireplace
Refrigerator
Garage
Linens Provided
Local Guides/Maps
Microwave
Outdoor Dining Area
Paper Towels Provided
Patio
Porch
Safe
Secure Parking
Soap/Shampoo Provided
Stereo System
Cooker
Telephone
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Fishing Nearby
Hiking Trips
Rural/Countryside Retreats
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About the neighbourhood
12 miles from beautiful woodland Red River Gorge and Natural Bridge State Park. 70 miles from Lexington, Kentucky. Rolling hills, beautiful sunsets. Private, gated, and tree-covered.. Ample parking on level ground. One step into cabin
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The most convenient way to see the sights is to drive.
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