Pet-Friendly Cottage Ideal for Family Vacations in Dixon, Missouri

Dixon, Missouri (United States)

Pet-Friendly Cottage Ideal for Family Vacations in Dixon, Missouri

3 Reviews
Cottages
1 unit
7 guest capacity

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Accommodation Description

  • Kid-friendly
This pet-friendly cottage is located in Dixon, Missouri, and can accommodate up to seven guests. Ideal for family vacations, there are three bedrooms and one bathroom. The first and second bedrooms feature a queen-size bed each. In the third bedroom, there is set on bunks for two guests and a sofa bed for a single glamper. The bathroom has a toilet, a sink, and a bath with a shower. Linens and towels are provided.

In the living room, guests will find comfortable seats, a television, a DVD player, games, and a stereo. The spacious kitchen is equipped with a stove, a microwave, and a toaster. There is also a fridge which guests can use. Other amenities include heating and air conditioning, a washing machine, a dryer, and a hairdryer. Parking is available on site and there is Wi-Fi.

Outside there is a spacious deck with furniture for relaxing under the sun. A fire pit, a barbecue kettle, and wood are provided for guests to use.

Accommodation Features

  • Shower
  • Toilet
  • Electricity
  • Running water
  • Sink
  • Queen-size bed
  • Oven
  • Fridge
  • Microwave
  • Kitchen
  • Heating
  • Deck/Patio
  • Television
  • Dining table
  • Twin/Single bed
  • Fire pit
  • Washing machine
  • Cooking basics
  • Parking
  • Air conditioning
There are a range of modern conveniences for glampers to make use of at this idyllic vacation rental. Guests can cook on the fire pits and there are barbecue kettles for boiling water. There are facilities for washing and drying clothes.

Glampers have private access to the Gasconade River and can make use of the on-site mountain bikes, canoes, and boats. There is parking and bicycle storage on site. Wi-Fi access is available throughout the property. Linens and towels are provided.

Guest Services

  • Sports equipment storage
  • Breakfast

Location + Surroundings

Entertainment
  • Museums
  • Clubs/Nightclubs/Bars
This scenic retreat is located in Dixon, Missouri, and is surrounded by a stunning forest area. Set in the heart of the Ozark Hills, the property overlooks 150-hectares of unspoiled woodland. Clifty Creek Natural Area and the Gasconade River are just a few steps from the property, while the Clifty Creek Natural Bridge is just 18 minutes away on foot.

Famous stops on Route 66, such as Devil’s Elbow Bridge and Uranus Fudge Factory, are under an hour away. St James Winery is only 37 miles from the retreat. Mark Twain National Forest is over an hour and 15 minutes’ drive from the site.

Rolla, which is home to Fugitive Beach, Splash Zone Waterpark, and Ber Juan Park, is only 35 miles away. Jefferson City and Lebanon are both under an hour and 10 minutes’ drive from the property. Further out, St Louis is reachable in just over two hours by car.

Domestic travelers can fly into Rolla National Airport, which is only 23 miles away. For those traveling from overseas, St Louis Lambert International Airport is two hours and 15 minutes away.

Activities

General activities
  • Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Wine tasting
  • Horseback riding
  • Wildlife watching
Adventures and sports
  • Biking
  • Golfing
  • Hunting

Dixon is home to a small Amish community where guests can buy handmade goods. There is a range of eateries, caves, and antique stores in the area.

Hikers can take on some of the many trails across the Ozark Hills. Just a few steps from the retreat, Clifty Creek Natural Area has a two-mile loop leading to the breathtaking Clifty Creek Natural Bridge and picturesque cliffs, perfect for photographers. Birdwatchers can spot kingfishers and Louisiana waterthrush, while hunting is also permitted in the area.

Mark Twain National Forest has around 750 miles of paths perfect for hiking, horseback riding, and mountain biking. There are over 350 miles of perennial streams, ideal for canoeing, kayaking, and rafting.
Glampers seeking a more relaxed pace can enjoy wine tasting tours at the St James Winery. Guests can enjoy a round of golf at Oak Hills Country Club, Oak Meadow Country Club, and St James Golf Club, all within an hour of the property.

There are two popular Route 66 stops which are reachable in under 40 minutes from the retreat. The historic Devil’s Elbow Bridge is one of Missouri’s seven scenic wonders and offers stunning views over the Big Piney River. Guests with a sweet tooth will love the selection of products on offer at Uranus Fudge Factory.

Under an hour away, Rolla Is home to Fugitive Beach, which is great for sunbathing and swimming. There are waterslides, cliff jumps, and sand volleyball for active glampers. Thrill seekers will love the range of attractions at Splash Zone Waterpark. Next door to that, Ber Juan Park is ideal for picnics and relaxing under the sun.

Just over an hour away, guests can head to Jefferson City or Lebanon for a shopping, bars, restaurants, cafes, and sightseeing. Further out, St Louis has a zoo, botanical gardens, museums, and much more for glampers to see.

Those who would rather stay close to the retreat can have fun without having to travel. Guests have private access to the Gasconade River and can make use of the boats, or canoes provided by the host. Swimming and fishing are also popular in the river. There are mountain bikes for visitors to use. Glampers can also relax with a book or bask in the natural surroundings while overlooking the vast woodland area from the comfort of the deck.

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Accommodation Rules

  • Check-in: 3:00 p.m.
  • Check-out: 11:30 a.m.
  • Infants allowed Under 2 years old
  • Children allowed 2-12 years old
  • No parties

Cancellation policy

24-hour free cancellation
Fifteen: Cancellation is free up to 24 hours after your booking is confirmed and at least 15 days before check-in.
Details

Additional Information

Breakfast food is provided for self-catering and is included in the price.

A security deposit amounting to either one night or half of the total amount – whichever is larger - is required. Additional guests will be charged $15 per person per day or $75 per person per week. There is no cost for children under eight-years-old.

There is a two-day minimum stay except on major holiday weekends when the minimum stay is three days. Week-long stays can begin any day except Saturdays.

A maximum of two pets is permitted. Pets must be well-mannered and are not allowed on the furniture. Guests should ensure all pets are treated for fleas and are not left alone indoors unless crated. Horse pens are available on site.

Smoking is not allowed indoors but is permitted on the decks and porches.

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