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Sleeps11
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

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Overview


Details
Property
house
Sleeps
11
Bedrooms
3
Bathrooms
3
Half Baths
1
Minimum Stay
2 - 7 nights

About the property

House, 3 Bedrooms + Den, 3.5 Baths, (Sleeps 8-11)

****Peak summer rentals for 2016 have started booking. Reserve your Summer 2016 week, from Sunday to Sunday, now to get the week you want. *****

This is not a cabin on the lake, but a beautiful 3,000 plus square foot waterfront home offered as a seasonal winter rental or as vacation rental. This property features the best big water sunsets on Lake Blackshear. The lakefront beach features coarse, brown sand.

Conveniently located 2 hours south of Hartsfield-Jackson International airport. 3 BR, 3.5 BA. Beautiful home recently painted throughout on waterfront lot larger than an acre. All bedrooms have private baths and front living room includes very comfortable convertable queen bed with private half bath, and is situated in front of a huge fireplace. The house has three HD TV's and two other large flat screen tube tv's.

Watch gorgeous sunsets from the oversized pool deck, each bedroom, the lakeside dining area, or the private dock. Georgia Veterans Golf Course less than one mile away. On-lake dining at two restaurants is a 2 minute boat ride. Bring your boat and tie up to our dock.

Other amenities include: BBQ pit, huge fireplace, double shower in master, Viking Stainless Steel Appliances in kitchen, hardwoods throughout much of main floor, satellite with DVR, DSL, wireless internet.

Towels, linens,laundry detergent, dishwashing liquid, and dishwasher detergent are provided and included in the rental fees.

Guided fishing trips on Lake Blackshear or privately stocked trophy bass ponds nearby can also be arranged upon request. Nearby Lake Blackshear Marina offers boat rentals.

Perfect place for a small gathering, wedding or family reunion.

Keywords: House, Beach, Waterfront, Sunset, Pool

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Owner
Vonda Rogers
Member since: 2009
Speaks english
Response time
Within a day
Response rate
90%
Calendar last updated:
15 February, 2017

About Vonda Rogers

My wife and I own the lake house with my best friend. I am from Cordele and grew up skiing on Lake Blackshear. We have enjoyed many trips to the lake house with family and friends. The sunset is like no other and I realize that every time I go. We are excited to share our love for this beautiful home and area with others.

Vonda Rogers purchased this house in 2009

Why Vonda Rogers chose South Rivers Area

Two hour interstate drive from Atlanta or Hartsfield International Airport. Two great golf courses within 10 minute drive (one is a 3 minute drive). Three great restaurants nearby (no small feat for a small town) Beautiful sunset views

What makes this house unique

Breathtaking big water sunsets through the Cypress Trees. Sandy beach. Well decorated home with high end amenities Large pool with huge deck overlooking lake. Grill shed with charcoal grill. Massive custom fireplace. Kitchen with Viking appliances and stainless steel fridge and dishwasher.

Reviews

Excellent! 4.6/5 -
(18 traveller reviews)

Still a Few Dates Left for a Long Weekend
average rating of 4.5555553 based on 18 reviews
Homerville, GA
5

Perfect family vacation

  • 5 of 5

Wow! What a surprise! For the past 15 years our family has vacationed at the beach. Wanting to changes things up this year we wanted to try the lake. This house was much bigger than expected. It had everything we needed. The view of the lake from the house was stunning. The pool was an extra plus! The dock was perfect for boating activities,taking off and dropping off right at the dock, watching the sunset, fishing, watching other boats, and swimming. This vacation was one of the best our family has had. It was peaceful and truly relaxing, no lugging tents, chairs, coolers to the beach, everything was right there! We are already planning our vacation for next year. Home owner was also super easy to talk to and stayed in touch. The neighbors were so friendly and welcoming . I highly recommend this place to vacation.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 9, 2013
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

I have stayed here 3 or 4 vacations loved them all

  • 5 of 5

I will be booking this year when I see what is free time. I don't know what the complaint of another could have been. I have never had any problem with anything in the past 5 or so care. This vacation is for a relaxing get away from phones and just swim, fish off the dock, rent boats to waterski and eat at the nice restaurants the owners Chris recommended. One time we has a small problem but as soon as we called Chris it was fixed. Knowing the owner as I do , it seems someone might be complaining so they would not have to pay the full vacation price. My daughter in law loved the shower downstairs. I loved the pool lights at night as we swam. We are not smokers or drinkers so this was ideal compared to beaches with teens out of control. If you are a wine drinker, it's a relaxing place to unwind and watch the view. As soon as my hubby gets home we will book a week so. Ignore the complaint. I promise you I really enjoyed that giant swimming pool and relaxing. The owner have always been good people. Which is hard to find.

D Stephenson

  • Review Submitted: Jan 13, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Great Place for my family to relax and hunt in the area on hunting Leases.

  • 5 of 5

The house of course is old, but they are constantly upgrading, been there now for the third time, my kids.....well in there 20's always enjoyed it, they are the ones who asked to go back!!! plentry of room for everybody, nice views of Lake and great owners there to help with any needs or concerns. We will go again!!!

  • Review Submitted: Jan 3, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2016
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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5

The property was very nice , this was a very beautiful home

  • 5 of 5

I thank Vonda and her husband for letting my family and I stay the weekend in their beautiful home on Lake Blackshear. We had such a good time. The lake view from their property was beautiful and we will most definitely be returning

  • Review Submitted: Sep 18, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Georgia
1

Unbelievable

  • 1 of 5

This property should not be up for rent. I have stayed a lot of places over the years on different lakes, this was by far the worst. To start with the house was not clean. Trash in some of the trash cans around the house. Bugs on the floor, dead but there. Toilets not working properly. Shower in downstairs bathroom old and out dated with the fixtures not working properly. Toilets running continuously. TV’s all had to be reprogramed to watch. The TV in the downstairs bedroom was not working at all. The banister in the dining area upstairs was very unsafe, a child could have fallen if they pushed against it. Many lights were out throughout the house. Both the decks off the two bedrooms upstairs were bad need of repair. The pool deck was in partial repair during our stay. We could even access the pool area from the house. The entire deck around the pool is in bad need of repair and even unsafe to be on. The pool itself was dirty and had not been cleaned in a while. The Hot Tub was broken and nasty looking. No water in it at all and we were told it has not worked in several years even though IT IS ADVERTISED AS WORKING. The building under the pool is almost rotted down and stairs from yard to pool area are not real safe. The dock is in need of attention also. When confronted about these things we got two different answers from the owners. Not helpful at all. The one owner advised he would give us a 25% discount because of these matters but that is not the point. This is very poor advertising. Can’t believe this site does not watch over these ads any better than this.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 18, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We have rented our property now for over 6 years and have numerous families that return each year for a reason. The house was built in the 1970's and we recently did some very nice updates to the house, including all new paint inside and updated light fixtures as well as a brand new pool deck. We are always quick to address any concerns that our renters might encounter. We want your rental experience at our lake house to be enjoyable and for you to leave 100% satisfied. We quickly responded to the issues stated above and did everything we could to resolve them.
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Atlanta, GA
5

Great time at Lake Blackshear

  • 5 of 5

My stay was so enjoyable. Great house with everything we needed. Loved the big fireplace in the Livingroom, so cozy. I loved the view from the top floor overlooking the swimming pool and what a great view of the lake. Watching the sun set every evening was so amazing. Would recommend highly.

  • Review Submitted: Feb 11, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
40 Miles
Albany, GA
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Cypress Grill
Nearest Golf
3 Miles
Veterans Memorial State Park
Nearest Train
3 Miles
Sam Shortline
Nearest Restaurant
3 Miles
Cypress Girll, The Retreat, Daphne Lodge
Nearest Beach
200 Miles
Panama City Beach
Nearest Point of Interest
Cypress Grill Bar and Restaurant
Nearest Point of Interest
GA Veterans Memorial Golf Course
Nearest Point of Interest
The Retreat at Lake Blackshear
Nearest Point of Interest
Lake Blackshear Golf and Country Club
Nearest Point of Interest
Stripling's Country Store
Car: recommended

Conveniently located 2 hours south of Hartsfield-Jackson International airport.

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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday house in Cordele, Georgia

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Peak Summer
17 May - 7 Sep
7 night minimum stay
A$3,429
 
 
Thanksgiving
23 Nov - 30 Nov
7 night minimum stay
A$2,743
 
 
Christmas
21 Dec - 28 Dec
7 night minimum stay
A$2,743
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
A$327
From
A$359
Thu,Fri,Sat
A$1,992
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee A$235
Pet Fee A$65
Tax Rate 12.0%

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Amenities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house rental in Cordele, Georgia

Property Type:
  • house
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 3200 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Lake
  • Lake View ...
  • Lakefront ...
  • Waterfront
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Family
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Filtered Water
  • Fireplace
  • Firewood
  • Free Long Distance
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • local restaurant guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace
Kitchen:
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • mini-fridge
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Room
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 11
  • Queen size Beds (3), Child Beds (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Queen modular bed in private den sits in front of fireplace. Very comfy.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
  • Toys
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Barbecue
  • deck chairs
  • Boat Dock
  • Deck / Patio
  • Fish Cleaning Table
  • Large Cooler
  • Outdoor Grill
  • conservatory
  • Terrace
  • Water Skis
  • wooden decking
Suitability:
  • long term rentals available
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • limited accessibility
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered ...
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
  • Outdoor Hot Tub
  • Private Pool
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • marina
  • playground
  • pond
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • boating
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Huge BBQ Pit