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The General's Cabin- Elegant, yet rustic cabin nes

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3 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 6
Beattyville, Kentucky
My name is Joy Massey and my father was The General, famed Flying Tiger, and World War II ace who was born in the Appalachian foothills of Kentucky, I rehabbed the stunning cabin he built nestled in the woods,and have offered it for vacation rental the last 12 years. Private, peaceful, and just 12 miles from Natural Bridge and Red River Gorge. The one and only cabin on a private gated 40 acres. Lush woodland vistas out every room with a soaring wall of windows to capture the evening sunset.. A pond stocked with fish, walking and hiking paths on your own private and heavily treed estate. 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... Read more
Listing #FKN3819867
About the Owner
Joy M
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:March 2011
Interaction with guests
This cabin is a private beloved family home and the owner is the daughter of the General. Owner is available at all times via text or cell to answer questions, field any issues that might arise and to assist with providing detailed information. Oodles of information on site related to Natural Bridge and Red River Gorge area ( trails, swimming, sky lift, etc.) On site information related to cabin and property.
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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

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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

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timetotravelkentucky, VR Owner at The General's Cabin- Elegant, yet rustic cabin nes, 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

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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".

Thank jcbarber2010
timetotravelkentucky, VR Owner at The General's Cabin- Elegant, yet rustic cabin nes, 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.

  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Central Heating
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Garage
  • Grill
  • Internet Access
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Porch
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(4)
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
    1 Full bath
    1 Shower
    1 King
    4 Twins
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
6% state tax, 3% local lodging and 1% state transient lodging fee
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About the neighborhood
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.
3 day minimum stay for major holidays
Getting around
The most convenient way to see the sights is to drive.
Car recommended
How to get there
The General's Cabin is very easy to find. Out of Lexington, Kentucky take the Mountain Parkway to the cabin located on rural route 2016. From Lexington the drive takes about an hour and 15 minutes. The General's Cabin is located about 12 miles from Red River Gorge and Natural Bridge State Park.
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