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Waterfront Lakehouse Near Axtel Recreation Area & Nick's Boat Dock

Bedrooms 3
Half Baths1
Space 114 m²
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights


About the property

3 Bedroom, 1 ½ Bath, Sleeps Up To 10

Waterfront, 3 bedroom, 1 ½ bath, sleeps up to10(3 queen size beds, one sofa with recliner on each end, 3 stand only recliners, 1 sofa) with a nice lake view. House is on a bluff overlooking rough river lake in central kentucky. Located about 1 hour from Fort Knox, Elizabethtown, and Louisville, the house is located in a vacation community near axtel recreation area. Rough River Dam State Resort Park and airport are 4 miles away. The family room has a sectional sofa with recliners on each end and stand only recliners, a 50” cable tv. The dining area has a table that seats 6 and a bar area that seats 2. The dining area has door that opens up to deck area. The kitchen has stove, microwave, refrigerator with ice maker. Dishes, silverware, cooking tools, dish towels, clothes, and cookware are provided. Master bedroom has a queen bed and has ½ bath. Two other bedrooms have queen beds. There are ceiling fans in all the bedrooms. Washer/dryer available. Have 1 extra room that has a TV, couch, recliner, chair, 2 ceiling fans, and plenty of room for blow up mattress. This room, also, has a outside door leading to the deck area. The deck area is huge, there is a tables and several chairs. There is a propane gas grill. Below the deck area, is a fire pit and picnic table. Two public beaches are nearby(Laurel Branch and North Fork) Wi-Fi is available.

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Debbie Summitt
Member since: 2015
Speaks english
Response time
Within an hour
Response rate
Calendar last updated:
18 August, 2017

What makes this house unique

Wi-Fi and Cable TV.


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house rental in Hardinsburg

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 114 m²
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only ...
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , bath with shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 large double bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 large double bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 large double bed
  • Bedroom 1 joins the 1/2 bath
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
  • Toys ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • restaurants
We are located in the Wake Zone, therefore we are not allowed a Boat Dock. We are 1 1/2 miles from Nick's Boat Dock, which is where we leave our boat.


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Waterfront Lakehouse Near Axtel Recreation Area & Nick's Boat Dock
average rating of 4.6666665 based on 15 reviews

Fun lake trip

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed our stay. The house was extremely well stocked. It was clean when we arrived. The 3 bedrooms were nice and accommodating. The bonus room with toys was a plus for our children. The large deck out back was great with a pretty lake view.

The neighbors were very welcoming and friendly.

We would return!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 17, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

This place was very nice. We will definitely be staying again. Highly recommend ..

  • Review Submitted: Jul 4, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great Weekend.

  • 5 of 5

Great place to stay. Had everything we needed. Spacious and roomy. Will be back next year.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 15, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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No lake access or working grills

  • 2 of 5

I was a bit disappointed because I assumed that since the house was on the water, we would have access to the lake. However, the house was perched at the top of a steep bluff above the water. The photos posted on the site were taken in the fall, so with the summer foliage, you could barely see the water. Also, that bluff is way steeper than it looks. There was a staircase that looked like it belonged to the neighbors, but it was very very tedious to get down to the bottom. Then you had to walk through trees and brambles. For all intents and purposes, the water is not accessible.

There were two grills. Neither of them worked. One of them looked like one was propane and converted into charcoal. However, it was so rusted out that the charcoal slipped through to the floor. The other one wouldn't start.

The listing advertises that the house sleeps 10; there are three bedrooms with queen beds, but the other 4 people have to sleep on the couch or recliner. The listing mentions this, but be aware that it's not a comfortable situation beyond 6 people.

Despite those hiccups, the house was decent. It was very homey and well stocked. The deck was large and could accommodate a lot of people. The fire pit was nice as well, although there was glass, plastic and cans in it with no wood when we arrived. The neighbors were friendly. There is an addition fridge in the garage which really helped us store all the food for 10 people.

It's not an expensive place, so that helped us deal with the shortfalls. However, next time I want a lake house, I want one that actually has access to the lake. And a grill.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 15, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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The house was perfect. Had everything we needed and plenty of space inside and out

  • 5 of 5

The house was perfect for what we needed there was plenty of space inside plenty of space outside plenty of chairs and places to sleep. It was a great experience and the next time we go to rough we're going to Debbie place.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 13, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

Great house great location and awesome owners!! Thanks again

  • Review Submitted: Jun 20, 2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Golf
5 Miles
Rough River Dam State Resort Park


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee A$145.03
Damage Deposit A$189.16

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.

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