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Whispering Woods Cottage in a gated resort


Property Details

Updated: Oct 26, 2016
Cabin, 1 Bedrooms, 1.5 Baths, 4 Sleeps

Welcome to this unique cottage in the woods. Located in a gated community between Lake Cumberland and Daniel Boone National Forest. Come and enjoy a spectacular nature show.

Resonable rates offered in this completely furnished cottage with your enjoyment and relaxation in mind.

This home features main level which includes kitchen, living room with queen sleeper /sofa and half bath, large stone gas fireplace. Upper level has a bedroom with queen bed and full bath.

Lots of decking with a patio set, gas grill and hot tub.

  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 Bedroom
  • 1 Bathroom, 1 Half Bath
  • Parking
  • Swimming pool
  • Barbecue
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided

Recent Review

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Guestbook comments from the owner

Thank you for the fastest refund we have ever had! Cottage was very cozy. We enjoyed all it offered I believe. So serene and peaceful. I had zero cell phone service there (which was kind of nice actually). We saw most all that nature had to offer I think...natural landscaping, rabbits, squirrels and even a bobcat one early morning about 6:30 a.m. Was sitting on deck having coffee and enjoying the quiet. Saw something move to my left in yard area near where car was parked. Looked over and there it was...beautiful. He just sat there for a few moments then turned and looked right at me. I had the patio door open and yelled to my husband. When I got up to move towards door, he just loped off and went across road and down over the hill behind the cottage across to admit my heart was racing. I looked for him everyday after that but did not see him again. He was so graceful and quiet. It is amazing what one can hear when it is quiet. Whispering Woods is the perfect name for your cottage. Thank you for allowing us to stay. Will more than likely come again in future.
Aug 2016
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68 Reviews

based on 68 traveler reviews


Whispering Woods weekend retreat

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful little cottage! The resort was nice and quiet and the staff at the general store there was very nice and helpful. The cottage was very clean and I was very impressed with the craftmanship! It had everything we needed and more. Very comfortable bed and comfy couch. Sue was extremely nice when I booked our stay and her directions to get to the cottage were spot on. My husband and I were both pleased with our 2 night stay. I definitely recommend this property! Great stay!

  • Submitted: Sep 19, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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Wonderful cottage

  • 5 of 5

This the perfect getaway for two, although it has a pullout for two more.

Very secluded and charming with everything you need. Hot tub added the perfect touch for romantic evenings.

Boaters should make arrangements for boat and trailer prior to arrival. We use Burnside marina who were very accommodating. (Lane to cabin very narrow.)

  • Submitted: Sep 6, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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Clean and cozy, perfect for two

  • 5 of 5

This was a great place for the two of us to recharge and relax. In the morning, we explored the Daniel Boone National Forest, and in the afternoon we relaxed by the pool, and enjoyed the hot tub. The cottage was so cozy. Our only critique was the lack of a bathroom mirror above the sink. I had to put makeup on using the full length mirror. If that is the only negative, I'd say we had a wonderful experience.

  • Submitted: Jun 20, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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Cute and nice.

  • 2 of 5

My husband and I stayed at this quaint little cabin for a few days and did enjoy the quite solitude of it. Sue is very nice to work with. We only had one problem during our stay. We didn't know where the towels and washcloths were stored. I emailed Sue and before she could answer me, my laptop crashed! So the towels that were available, I just kept washing and drying. Perhaps in the details posted on the refrigerator should contain where the extra linens are stored.

We would certainly recommend this little cabin for young people or the middle aged but since we are senior citizens, we found the stairs very hard to manuver. If you are a senior citizen with no health problems, you should enjoy it very much. I have already recommended it as a place to stay for our niece and her husband. I provided her with the information that she needs to reserve it.

Thanks Sue for being so prompt in refunding our deposit. I am glad that you were pleased with how we took care of your property. I always try to leave things as clean or cleaner than what I found them to be. If I owned rental property, I would expect the same from my renters. They are providing you with a service and the least we can do is respect their wishes and leave things in the same place and as clean as possible. The only thing that I would change is the kitchen table. We weren't able to set on those stools as we both have bad backs. I would suggest a little larger table with comfortable chairs to accomadate 4 people that the cabin is designed for.

  • Submitted: Jun 18, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
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Adorable cottage furnished with everything you could need!

  • 5 of 5

Enjoyed our stay and hope to come back in the future!

  • Submitted: Dec 30, 2015
  • Stayed: Dec 2015
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Great location and cabin

  • 5 of 5

This place is extremely cozy for two people it is PERFECT! I will return to this location.

  • Submitted: Dec 10, 2015
  • Stayed: Nov 2015
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Activity and Interests

Many nearby activities: 25 miles from Cumberland Falls with one of only two moonbows in the world and The Big South Fork, hiking, horseback riding. Check out Sheltowee Trace Outfitters for guided white water rafting tours on the Cumberland River. Mammoth Cave is only 2 hours away. Newly remodeled 18 hole golf course within 15 minutes, marina with boat launch, camping and playground. Several marinas with boat rentals & boat slips available.

Somerset is 20 minutes away with lots of restaurants, Mall, flea markets, Somersplash Water Park and antique malls.

Civil War Museum & battle site. Every 4th weekend between April & October a great car show Somernite Cruise.

Cumberland Speedway is 15 minutes away with exciting saturday night dirt track racing.

Enjoy kayaking or canoeing on the Rockcastle river, a Kentucky Wild River.

Go back in time and enjoy a double feature at the 27 Twin Drive-In Theater.

Somersplash Water Park features a wave pool, water slides, kiddie area and lazy river.


Rental rates

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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Sep 8 2016 - Nov 30 2016
2 night minimum stay
Dec 1 2016 - Feb 28 2017
2 night minimum stay
Mar 1 2017 - May 15 2017
2 night minimum stay
May 16 2017 - Sep 7 2017
2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $200
Hot Tub $25
Cleaning Fee $45
Tax Rate 10.0%

3 night minimun for Holiday weekends, 2 night min Spring-Fall, 2 ni

1/2 of rental plus $200 deposit is required at time of reservation. Remainder of rental due 30 days prior go arrival.

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Property Type

  • cabin


  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic


  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine


  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Dining
  • Dining Area


  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Video Library

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Outdoor Pool


  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • golf


  • Bathroom 1
  • Half Bathroom


  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1


  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis


  • Guests provide their own meals


  • Amenities include a fully stocked kitchen stove, refrigerator, dishwasher, microwave, coffee pot, blender, toaster, crockpot. All dinneware and cookware. Luxurious linens, 1 queen bed and 1 queen sleeper/sofa. Washer/dryer, 2 flat screen TVs, DVD player, movies, games, books & cards. WIRELESS INTERNET!! and unlimited long distance phone. Large stone gas fireplace, gas grill, hot tub. Swimming pool within walking distance, tennis courts, off road boat parking.

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