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Jacob's Roost -wooded privacy on 7.5 acres

Cabin in Mountain View, United States

  • 6 People
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 2200ft²

The Space

  • Accommodates: 6
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 3
  • Property Type: Cabin
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • Check-out: 11:00


  • Air Conditioning
  • Antique
  • Art Deco
  • Atypical
  • Baby bath
  • Baby crib
  • Babysitter recommendation
  • Balcony
  • Baroque
  • BBQ
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Car Included
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Central Heating
  • Cleaning and disinfection
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Coffee Maker
  • Concierge
  • Contactless check-in and check-out
  • Contemporary
  • Dishwasher
  • Dvd Player
  • Ecological
  • Empire
  • Energy-efficient devices
  • Essentials
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Fridge
  • Games For All Ages
  • Garage
  • Gated property
  • Gloves available
  • Hand sanitizer
  • Heating
  • Highchair
  • Historical
  • Hi-tech
  • Hoover
  • Ice Maker
  • Internet
  • Jacuzzi
  • Kids Friendly
  • Laptop Friendly Workspace
  • Bed Linens/Towels
  • Long Term Rentals Available
  • Masks available
  • Microwave
  • Minimalist
  • Mountain
  • No single-use plastic
  • No single-use toiletries
  • Organic food & beverages
  • Oven
  • Parking Included
  • Pets Considered
  • Private entrance
  • Professionally cleaned
  • Romantic
  • Rural
  • Satellite Or Cable
  • Self Check-in
  • Smoke detector
  • Smoking Forbidden
  • Social distancing
  • Staff wear protective equipment
  • Stereo System
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Tv
  • Ventilator
  • Victorian
  • Vineyard
  • Washing Machine
  • Wedding
  • Wood
  • Work Desk


Rental Prices are dynamic. This means that the prices vary – determined by software – dependent on area inventory, day of week and time of year. Continue reading at bottom of description for more info.

Private and group designed, Jacob’s Roost is ready for your bike, trail runner, hunter or family group. It is located on 7.5 private acres and is approximately 2200sf on 3 levels. The man cave on the ground level has its own kitchenette.

Please be sure and click through all the photos and read the full description as we think it will answer most questions you have in advance or will need prior to packing up and heading our way. But please, feel free to reach out with any questions. We love them.

Conveniently located halfway between town square and Blanchard Springs caverns and North Sylamore creek access. the final half mile to the cabin is accessed on gravel road.

~ A very partial list: Blanchard (world class) Caverns, trout fish on White River, Ozark Folk Center State Park, Loco Ropes treetop adventures. And what we're most famous for, the best folk artist musicians always " picking and grinning" behind the courthouse on fair weather days.

~Bedroom 1 in master loft with queen bed and ensuite bathroom/shower ,
~Bedroom 2 and 3 both have queen beds - on ground level, 3 very comfortable sofas for single sleepers, and 2 double decker single air mattresses offered for additional fee.

~Main floor has full bathroom with clawfoot tub
~Well stocked kitchen with electric range, refrigerator, drip coffee maker, microwave, blender, pots and pans, dishes, and cooking utensils
~Dining table with seating for 4. Additional seating at the kitchen bar
~ Last 1/2 mile is level or gently sloping, packed gravel road. (owner is an iron horse enthusiast and has hosted several groups to the cabin)
~ Stone fireplace with gas logs and comfortable seating in living room
~Rail enclosed upper deck with propane grill
~Park-like charcoal grill at gazebo
~ Wifi via DSL - about 3MB
~ No satellite or cable; logged into pandora, netflix and amazon prime via ROKU. Or bring your own gizmos.
~Ample parking - covered too. see pic.
~ 4g cell phone signal pretty decent with ATT and Verizon
~Bonfire pit - firewood supplied
~ 7 minutes to town center
~Linens and towels provided
~Starter kit of supplies provided (paper towels, toilet paper, garbage bags, laundry pods, dishwasher pods, and dish soap)
There is always a fee for dogs. 3 max. Some booking sites do not charge at time of booking and fee will be assessed after confirmation. Dogs are not allowed on furniture so bring beds for them. $45 for one; $60 for two; $75 for three.


We are Ivy Vacations LLC, a professional vacation rental management company. We are readily found in a search. We love the area and mostly live very locally to the properties.

All properties are self check-in – with key code – after 4pm. Check out is 11.

Confirmed guests received our self-penned "local's guide" to the area. Email you provide is important. We send welcome and access info there. Check your spam please.

Taxes and clean/supply fees are always required as is a processing fee that varies dependent who you are booking through.

The Cancel Policy is dependent on who you booked through so read their fine print. But generally, our policy is as follows:

15% anytime
50% within 30 days of arrival
75% within 14 days of arrival

~must be 25 to rent

~Must read and agree to booking rules prior to confirming. (available but buried on ALL 3rd party booking sites. Generally located after dates and # of people have been entered and just prior to commitment.)

Reviews (27) 4.6/5

  1. 4/5
    Definitely a great cozy little cabin perfect for a small to medium sized crew. Tucked away out of town but close enough to everything to be convenient. Would definitely recommend to someone looking for a rustic place this size.
  2. 5/5
    Absolutely incredible place. The hospitality and genuine care expressed to make our stay enjoyable, was unforgettable. This cabin is perfect. Will definitely be back.
  3. 5/5
    Place was wonderful. Just what we needed.
  4. 4/5
    Had a GREAT time this past weekend staying at Jacob's Roost for the Bluegrass Festival. Three couples shared the cabin containing 3 bedrooms/3baths. We had plenty of parking available. Everything went very well. We had a huge amount of kitchen storage and all the supplies we needed. More than adequate supply of towels and linens. We loved the location among the trees and the view. Especially, LOVED having the rear carport entrance for loading and unloading since it rained MOST of the weekend. We also were able to park all three vehicles driven under the carport when there was a threat of storms and hail. Since it rained so much, we did not utilize the outdoor options(grill, gazebo, fire fit) at all, but would love to check these out next time. Not knowing the arrangement of the bedrooms, we had a few hitches. The couple assigned the upper bedroom had a private bath and everything worked out great. The main floor bath has only a tub unit, so the couple assigned that bath had to shower downstairs. The mirror in the lower bath was completely unusable due to darkening, so the couple assigned that bath had to go to the main bath upstairs to use the mirror when dressing. A bit inconvenient when everyone was getting ready at the same time. We never did get the MAN-Cave TV remote to work. Could have been cleaner. Ran across a few cobwebs and mouse droppings in the cabinets. The two bedrooms on the lower level have very dim lighting, but have very large closet areas. The cabin location was easy to find in the daylight, but we missed a few turns going in at night. FYI: There were two ceiling leaks in the sunroom and the wind broke a statute on the front porch. The door units to all the rooms are pocket doors, which I love, but they were very noisy. It was hard to be quiet opening the doors, especially during the night, and not disturb others. Overall, we would love to return for a visit in the Fall when the colors begin to show themselves.
  5. 5/5
    Great place
  6. 5/5
    Beautiful cabin with spacious rooms. Lots of room to explore outside on 7.5 acres. My dog had a great time roaming around the premises. We also enjoyed the clear water creek nearby on the hot days and went into town to enjoy the local shops and activities with the locals picking and grinning at night on the weekends.
  7. 4/5
    Nice people to work with... comfortable beds and pretty cabin.
  8. 5/5
    We had a peaceful getaway at Jacob's Cabin. Plenty of room for our family. The large sectional sofa down stairs was amazing. So convertible. The big screen tv was nice also. We went shopping in town and when we got tired we went back to the cabin for some rest. I would recommend it to anyone!
  9. 5/5
  10. 5/5
    Enjoyed the stay. The cabin was everything we had hoped it would be and more. It was very spacious for our family of 5. I loved waking up in the loft every AM to a open view of the mountain side. I would recommend this cabin to anyone looking for a relaxing getaway.
  11. 4/5
    The house is beautiful, very well prepared to enjoy. We had a great time. Excellent service from Ivy vacation. Some cleaning and maintenance issues such as the main door needs to be fixed for summer to avoid insects coming in. Also the master restroom's door is not closing which is not a good thing.we had a problem with the hot water, Ivy service did their best to try to fix it even in Christmas Eve. Suggest to give time between people getting a bath to recover heater water level. Cleaning can be better, we had to wash bedding before using them because they didn't smell well. Suggest washing covers between guests.
  12. 5/5
    It was beautiful inside and out. Plenty of room to spread out with lots of room upstairs and down. My kids like the big tv’s for movies. We had a hard time getting the heat set just right where the loft wasn’t too hot and the downstairs wasn’t too cold but really that is my only critique. Plenty of blankets for those sleeping downstairs though so no one froze to death. Lovely views, quiet, perfect. Another perfect vacation compliments of Ivy Vacations!!!
  13. 4/5
    It was a nice place to stay. Could use some pot for cooking but nice enough. Kind of out in the middle of nowhere if that is what you want.
  14. 3/5
    The rental was exactly as advertised. The issue was that the AC was not working on the main floor and the loft. I messaged the staff and got no reply. I have had a great experience the last time we rented. I hope it is fixed before the next person arrives, and thankful they had fans scattered around.
  15. 5/5
    I really appreciate Danielle making our trip perfect. Jacob’s Roost is a great cabin with lots of space. The couches and beds were very comfortable. Housekeeping did a great job in making sure everything was spotless. I really enjoyed the swing on the front porch. I hope we can come back soon.
  16. 5/5
  17. 5/5
    Excellent place for a getaway. Clean and spacious. Would definitely recommend.
  18. 4/5
    The cabin was very nicely kept. Everyone enjoyed their rooms. Take your own bar soap for shower! Mouse poop in kitchen drawers was a negative. I realize we were in the country and this happens, but mouse poop and broken chips in drawers required me to wash all dishes and pans before i could cook. Downstairs outside door wouldnt lock, so that was kinda scary with the kids in the basement. And broken glass all out back by the trash bins. Dont drive your car back there.
  19. 5/5
    The cabin and property were beautiful and very clean. It was perfect for our mountain getaway trip and I would definitely stay again. I was particularly impressed with the responsiveness and preparedness of the hosts. They quickly answered my questions and provided multiple little booklets of information about the town and some things to do that were super helpful. There were plenty of trees where we were able to set up hammocks for afternoon naps which was awesome. In addition, they provided dog treats for our pups which was a great touch.
  20. 4/5
    If you're looking for a comfortable cabin to comfortably sleep six to eight folks in a very quiet spot, this is a good choice. Mountain View does not offer much to experience in town, but there are plenty of ways to enjoy the outdoors and Jacob's Roost is a good launching point. It's clean, definite cabin feel.
  21. 5/5
    My wife and I went on a short weekend getaway with the kids and had a wonderful time. The cabin is full of uniqueness that helped made the trip memorable.
  22. 5/5
    Jacob's Roost is a perfect get away if you are wanting privacy and to be out of town away from everyone. It isn't but maybe a 5 to 7 min drive from town, depending on traffic. It is nestled in the woods and has beautiful views of a farm property, but is a good distance from this view. There are other properties close by, but have wooded areas between for privacy. This rental is great also for groups or families. The loft bedroom/bath is beautiful as well as the other bedrooms in the basement. It was just me and my husband so we didn't use anything down stairs. Plenty of room, clean and lots of extras. They even had treats for our pet. Great place and great host! We will return and hopefully with other family members next time. Thanks Jacobs Roost and Ivy Vacations Rentals! Jeff and Deanna Foster
  23. 5/5
    Plenty of room. Quiet location. Loved the area with the gazebo, charcoal grill, and fire pit.
  24. 5/5
    Our lil family came up on a short winter weekend. Loved the woods, hearing the cows moo. bonfire at night. the cabin is a clean comfy happy place - lots of areas to spread out in too. Wifi was fine for all of us. Ivy Vacations welcomed us warmly. Don't miss a trip to mirror lake. trail rides at OK trading post was a blast.
  25. 5/5
  26. 4/5
    The cabin was very nice. We planned to cook while there and food the kitchen outfitted with a lot of extras. The area was very nice, quiet and almost secluded...but close to town. The downtown area was like a town you see in a Hallmark movie...cute shops all decorated and lit up for Christmas. The only 3 things we didn't like was the big leak in the enclosed porch (it was raining when we arrived) and the upstairs loft floor was very dusty, we had to go buy a a swiffer floor cleaner...I don't like dust!!! The fireplace ran out of butane on Christmas day (we didn't call because it was Christmas Day)we could have but didn't want to bother anyone on that day!!! We will return. The OK Trading Post horse rides are awesome!!!!!
  27. 5/5
    We spent 2 nights in Jacob's Roost over the MLK holiday weekend. The property was just as described. Shortly after we settled in, I realized that the drip coffee maker was no where to be found - I immediately notified Ivy Vacations to let them know, so that there were aware of it missing from the inventory that was described in the listing. Within 30 mins - someone arrived at the house with a brand new coffee maker - this was absolutely proof that Ivy Vacations was truly committed to ensure we had an enjoyable stay. The house was clean and we had everything we needed to cook meals after visiting Walmart and Harp's Grocery store. We made a fire in the fire pit and enjoyed the quietness of the area. My husband and I stayed in the loft while my mother and 12 year old son took both bedrooms downstairs. I would highly recommend booking through Ivy Vacations if you want to have a great experience while getting away.