Gorgeous Lake Home at Wheeler Reservoir Athens AL

Entire home hosted by Dawn

  1. 12 guests
  2. 5 bedrooms
  3. 6 beds
  4. 3.5 bathrooms
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Welcome to Lakeside Escape! If you are looking for relaxation, quality time with family or a perfect fishing location this is the place! Lakeside Escape is located by the Wheeler reservoir also known as Elk River.

This 3 story home with 6 beds, is located less than an hour's drive from Madison/Huntsville and surrounding areas. Get ready to enjoy the fresh country air!

Fully stocked with all the amenities, Dish TV, country WiFi, fully equipped kitchen, board games and picturesque lake views.

The space
Welcome to Lakeside Escape! If you are looking for romance, relaxation, quality time with family, or a peaceful fishing location, Lakeside Escape is the perfect place! Lakeside Escape is located by the Wheeler Lake reservoir also known as Elk River. The lovely drive to the property is a dead end so no unnecessary traffic, except for the deer sightings!!

Lakeside Escape is a 2,700 sq ft. three (3) story lakeside home where you can escape from the city. Located less than an hour's drive from Madison/Huntsville and surrounding areas you will feel as if you are far, far away. Get ready to enjoy the fresh country air!

Fully stocked with all the amenities you need. Lakeside Escape has plenty of space featuring a total of four (4) bedrooms. Two (2) bedrooms in the private access apartment on the bottom level feature queen beds with each room having an in-room ¼ bath and a shared full bath. The main floor features a spacious primary bedroom with (1) king bed and private bath as well as access to the wrap-around deck with lake views and a (1) bedroom with a queen bed with access to a full bath. The third floor loft features two (2) additional queen beds and a quaint sitting area. The home comfortably sleeps 12 adults.

During your stay you can channel surf on the Dish TV, cook a meal in the fully-equipped kitchen, or bring out a number of board games or corn hole we provide for day or night family fun. Lakeside Escape features a large wrap-around deck providing plenty of room to enjoy picturesque lake views. Wifi is provided via a satellite receiver, which can be somewhat slow. Out in the country, that's all that is available.

Just steps from the front door walk to the community boat launch and picnic area. Bring your toys and enjoy water access for kayaks, paddle boards, canoes, and fishing. Bring your boat as Lakeside Escape comes complete with covered boat parking. A yoga mat, bicycle or a favorite book come in handy as well as binoculars for some amazing bird watching along the waterfront. Don’t forget the barbecue on the patio!

Lakeside Escape is ready for you and your family for an enjoyable and memorable vacation. We hope you make Lakeside Escape your second favorite home!

Where you'll sleep

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What this place offers

River view
Lake access
Dedicated workspace
Free parking on premises
48" HDTV with standard cable/satellite
Free washer – In unit
Free dryer – In unit
Security cameras on property

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Where you’ll be

Athens, Alabama, United States

You may see deer and cows in the pasture. Good bass fishing. Bring your kayak, paddle board, fishing poles and enjoy the Elk River. Neighborhood is friendly, peaceful and very beautiful! Have a picnic down by the river!

Hosted by Dawn

  1. Joined in July 2021
  • 14 Reviews
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House rules

Check-in: After 3:00 pm
Check out: 11:00 am
Self check-in with lockbox
No smoking
No pets
No parties or events

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Nearby lake, river, other body of water
Carbon monoxide alarm
Smoke alarm

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