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Cabin w/kitchen in Kansas - Grouse Valley Lodge

Cabin with an ocean theme - Grouse Valley Lodge - Sustaining project of Lighthouse Library/ECCRC
Very good
7 reviews
Cabin with an ocean theme - Grouse Valley Lodge - Sustaining project of Lighthouse Library/ECCRC
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2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 6
Dexter, Kansas
Darling cabin with loft. Has WiFi, Cable TV, kitchen w/cook stove, microwave, toaster, kitchen utensils, all new construction, loft area has two beds for kids, pull-out couch below and full bed. Has gas fireplace for cozy winter nights and air conditioning for summer. Many call it a mini-house. It is darling for sure. Cookout area and use of huge deck, beautiful Kansas sunsets, has an ocean theme complete with a 25 ft. working lighthouse in the courtyard. Nearby thrift store (Treasure Chest), free family outdoor movie nights when available, free swim pass for city pool. Relax in historical Dexter, Kansas, a rural Kansas setting. Place where Helium was discovered. Visit the city pocket park with historical markers. Dalton gang bank robbery site across the street from the cabin. On the site is the Lighthouse Library complete with a huge sa... Read more
About the Owner, Lynn N
Response Rate: 95 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: Today
Listed since : Jul 2013
Overall rating: 4.6 / 5.0
Based on 9 reviews and 3 properties
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Bruce W B
1 review
Reviewed 5 December 2017 for a stay in November 2017

This was my third trip to the area to hunt deer, and decided to stay in Dexter instead of a motel in Winfield for the convenience. The cabin is very cute, and we adored it, but it was not big enough for three adults and all their hunting gear. We sought other arrangements for two and left one in this...

Management response:

Glad you had a good trip. Yes - sorry we didn't explain the deer gear shed right by the cabin! The key to it is kept on the key ring. It's worked great for other hunters. We didn't realize you were hunters - with lots gear when you booked :) Remember - book in advance. We're already booked for part...


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Augusta, Kansas
1 review
Reviewed 13 May 2017 for a stay in May 2017

I didn't stay there but my kids did.They said it was a cute and cozy little cabin,and they enjoyed there stay.

Management response:

Thank you for checking in. Your kids left a very sweet message in the cottage in the guestbook. It sounded like they had a very wonderful time during their stay. We are always so happy to hear this. We want to remind you that since your kids didn't have internet for the first night of their stay that we have...


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Reviewed 18 June 2016 for a stay in June 2016

Management response:

Thank you for your stay & for the funds that help run the nonprofit Lighthouse Library in this rural Kansas town. The Grouse Valley Lodge is a sustaining project for the nonprofit & 100% of the funds from your stay go to that cause. We do provide tables on the huge deck with the huge umbrellas that you see in...


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  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Playground
  • Private Fishing Lake/River
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Secure Parking
  • Shared Garden
  • Shared Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Shared Tennis Court
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Water Views
House rules
    Ask about pets
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 1:00 PM
    1 Full bath
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  • Cleaning Fee: $14 / stay - Fee
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Please consider a $5.00 donation for ECCRC - PO Box 40, Dexter, KS 67038. (Certainly not required.) Thank you! Also - please mail your room fee and/or donation to:
ECCRC, PO Box 40, Dexter, KS 67038. If you stay more days than you reserved & paid for, just tell us when you get there -- if your needs change.

Additional fees may apply:
- Laundry Services | 5 USD per week
- Grocery Service | 10 USD per day
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About the neighbourhood
Park at the cottage (drive) or park at Lighthouse Library. You may go around the block and go down the alley to unload at Grouse Valley Lodge. Be sure to visit Henry's Candy Factory in Dexter. Dexter Pocket Park - site of 1st Helium well. City Park across from lodge. Beautiful Kansas sunsets! 25 ft. lighthouse in courtyard in front of the cabin. Visit Kansas wheat country & nearby Grouse Creek & Plum Creek (from Little House on the Prairie). Pumpkin Patch - 1/2 mile north (in fall). Fishing - Low-Water bridge - 1/2 mile down gravel. Scenic Kansas Highways - to the south & west of Dexter. Beautiful in Fall & Spring - or any time of year! Go across Arkansas River. Walnut River in nearby Winfield, Kansas. Golf course in Winfield (15 miles) & many eating place. Visit fa... more
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How to get there
Airport: 18: 0.0 km
Railway: 15: 0.0 km
From Winfield, Kansas head east on K-15/160 for 12 miles where you will come to a sharp corner that heads south. Go around the curve and proceed on to Dexter for four more miles. Once at Deter, turn right into the business district and proceed downtown past the school, the clinic, and to the center of town. The cabin is behind Lighthouse Library.

From Ark City, Kansas, head east on Hwy. 166 for 22 miles to the Dexter corner which is K-15. There, turn left and head north for 5 miles to the city of Dexter. At the corner Grouse Valley Grill, turn left into the business district and drive to the downtown area. Grouse Valley Lodge is across from the city park and in the back of Lighthouse Library. There is an entrance from the alley in the back as well.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby.
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