10 Reasons To Stay at Blue Gill in 2014


Are you looking for a couples getaway or do you have a smaller family?

Blue Gill is the perfect, cozy, and charming cabin for a summer vacation.

Here are 10 reasons why Blue Gill might be the perfect fit for you…

  1. Need a little more room? Heron House is right next door!
  2. Ideal for a quiet retreat/getaway
  3. Stunning views of the lake
  4. A quaint sitting area to catch up on your reading
  5. Patio are perfect for watching the wildlife
  6. WiFi Internet connection (for those who need to stay connected)
  7. Pet-friendly
  8. Great fishing on dock and shoreline
  9. Bed linens and bath towels are provided!
  10. Plenty of lake activities nearby

Dine As a Family at The Heron House

It can be tough to dine together as a family when you’re at home.  Everyone seems to be so busy these days! When you’re on vacation, a meal can be both relaxing and a memorable time to catch up.

The Heron House 2 story home Entry leads you around the beautiful L-shaped kitchen with TV and high top dining for 6.

The kitchen is fully furnished with new stainless steel appliances (including a convection oven), dishwasher, microwave and refrigerator. Other desirable features include weekly trash pick-up, open parking, large laundry room and extra refrigerator – perfect for all your beverages.

Try This Fall: Five Of Our Properties with Fire Pits!

The best conversations always seem to take place around a fire.  These five properties all have fire pits for you and your family to enjoy!

Oh, and here are 10 Crazy S’mores recipes to try!

Inside Look: Blue Gill

Private 2nd tier cabin with lake views or Gravois Arm and an open cove.

This charming neat as a pin cabin resides on an open cove (1-mile marker of the Gravois Arm) and is sure to be a favorite retreat for many of our family vacationers. The property includes a shaded lot, patio and shared dock. This cabin is the guest house for the main home – Heron House. Rent the cabin by itself or in conjunction with the main home for larger family gatherings.

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This lake front property is shaded with several full size trees. Guests enjoy relaxing on the patio, basking under the trees and watching the passing wildlife. You’ll also have access to the shoreline for swimming and fishing and taking advantage of the shared covered dock, swing and owner provided swim toys for the kids.

The 660 square foot cabin includes air conditioning, heating, satellite TV, DVD, gas grill, phone, all bedding, bath towels, dish towels and iron. The kitchen is fully furnished and includes an efficiency range, microwave, and refrigerator. Other features include weekly trash pick-up, and open parking for up to 2 vehicles.

Sleeps: 4

Bedrooms: 1

Bathrooms: 1

Click here to book your stay!

What Guests Are Saying About…The Heron House

What a wonderful property for family and friends. You’ll feel comfortable the minute you park in the driveway. The 4 bedroom 2 bath property includes several desirable amenties for an vacationing guest: dock with swing and water toys, covered and open decks, a great 3 season sunroom, two living spaces and great surrounding landscaping throughout. And if you need a bit more room, rent the companion property – Blue Gill – that sleeps up to 4 more guests!

Read what guests have said about their stay at The Heron House:

Except for Sandy cheating at rummy, everything was perfect! : ) The multiple gathering ares with spectacular views made the weekend relaxing, even when we caught Nan cheating at Hearts. Seriously, this is an extremely lovely home — thanks for sharing with us J, J & K October 2011

Thank you from the bottom of our hearts for sharing your lovely home with us. YOur hospitality was so evedent in providing everything we could possibly need and then some. Our family get together ended way too soon and we will remember these lovely moments in time forever. The neighbors were awesome and the ambience of your home and property were serene! Thanks again. B & S October 2011

We have been coming down for the last 7 years as a family. We have 3 sons and 4 grandchildren. We found the place very accommodating. We did very well with the neighbors. We had alot of fun making memories. Larry made 40 meatballs and the larger pot of sauce. Thanks for the memories! The L Family – August 2011

We had a great time on the Lake! We enjoyed your home very much. We thought you had everything here we could possibly need! We hope to return soon! The G, H & W Family July 2011

Thank you for providing the lake home for the KCF raffle. We just returned and had a wonderful time. Watched the full moon over the lake. Spectacular! With much appreciation! The S Family