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THE GENERAL'S CABIN
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THE GENERAL'S CABIN
Spend sunny days or listen to rain drop on our tin roof tucked under the porch Just step into this beautiful poplar and oak cabin
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47 reviews
THE GENERAL'S CABIN
Spend sunny days or listen to rain drop on our tin roof tucked under the porch
Just step into this beautiful poplar and oak cabin
Dappled morning light
View from the loft.
Cozy fire
Pet Friendly- No Charge
twin beds with egyptian cotton bedding- get ready for a good nights sleep
Enjoy a good book  or read about the General and his wife
Even cooking becomes a pleasure overlooking woodland views
dreamy days
stocked pond with woodland views
Sun dappled kitchen in the afternoon
picnic by the pond
watch a good movie and tuck in by our second fireplace
Lovely kitchen
Take a peek into the cabin
tree lined drive to the cabin nestled in the woods
Sunny dappled window
Main Bathroom with tiled shower/tub as well as washer/dryer.
Handmade cabinets with double granite sinks in master bathroom
A good read in the master bathroom?
Wall of windows from the outside looking in.
Bathroom with step in shower off second bathroom with twin beds
Relax in comfort on our sectional sofa around a cozy fire.
A peek into the second bedroom with 2 built in twin beds
Sun dappled trees in early spring
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Cabin -
3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 6
Beattyville, Kentucky

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Excellent - based on 47 reviews
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Kris L
Louisville, Kentucky
1 review
“If You Need To Make The World Go Away For A Week Or A Day The General's Cabin Is The ONLY Place To Stay”
Reviewed 29 July 2014 for a stay in July 2014

We had a fantastic week with our 3 dogs just leaving the big city behind to enjoy the quiet and serenity only the country can offer. This was our first stay at The General's Cabin and certainly won't be our last. Joy and Mike were wonderful with getting us set up and booking the time and more than just accommodating.

I enjoyed the fishing pond every morning and every afternoon for some meditation and hopes of landing a big one. While there was only an 8" fish taking my bait I dared to dream of landing one of the two 2' catfish I saw taunting me. Having my own private fishing hole was a joy unto itself.

We had the best of intentions to get out to see Red River Gorge but the cabin and hiking trails kept us happy enough that we chose to stay cooking and enjoying the walking trails. Max, Kandy, and Kapone were so thrilled to be able to frolic in the woods and became a little homesick for the cabin when we got them home.

The 5 of us are looking forward to booking another stay at The General's Cabin. If you need to recharge your batteries and get a well deserved break this is THE place to stay. The rates are very reasonable for what you. Actually the price for all of the amenities is not just reasonable but it's a bargain.

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Liked best: It's too hard to choose. It was too perfect for us to pin it down to one thing.
Liked least: I'm a cooking snob but I did miss my henckels knives.
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Your age range 35-49
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Families with young children
People with pets
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Management Response
18 Aug 2014
Thanks so much for the kind words and for taking your time to write such a lovely review. Please do return!
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Lexington, Kentucky
Reviewed 15 July 2014 for a stay in July 2014
1
person found this review helpful

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Travelling group: Young Children
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway People with disabilities
Older travelers Families with young children
People with pets
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Destin, Florida
Reviewed 30 May 2014 for a stay in April 2014
1
person found this review helpful

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Liked best: Overall ambiance
Liked least: Nothing
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Families with young children
People with pets
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megmcc201...
Brattleboro, Vermont
1 review
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“Rustic Elegance”
Reviewed 4 April 2014 for a stay in March 2014
1
person found this review helpful

We loved our stay at the the General's Cabin. comfortable and homey, with impeccable attention to detail. Joy has a flair for interior design, and fresh flowers on the table when we arrived made us feel welcome.

We arrived after dark, and the windy road to the cabin was a challenge, but well worth the trip.

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Liked best: The charming eclectic decor and comfort
Liked least: the windy road to get there
Travelling group: Extended Family
Your age range 50-64
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway People with disabilities
Older travelers People with pets
  • Was the property as advertised?
  • Would you recommend the location of this property?
  • Was it a good value for the price paid?
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Lexington
Reviewed 19 February 2014 for a stay in February 2014

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Would I recommend this holiday rental to my best friend?  
Recommended for:
A romantic getaway
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