The Cottages at Rathbun Lake

Our 28 luxury cottages are the perfect place to make yourself at home and relax.

Situated between Rathbun Lake and The Preserve golf course, The Cottages capture the essence of the classic Midwest family retreat. Pairing upscale interior design with all the comforts of home, each cottage includes a beautiful full kitchen, a wrap-around deck with scenic views, and cozy touches like a fireplace in the living room.

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Simply give us a call at 641-724-9100 or toll-free at 866-797-5308. We are happy to answer your questions, help you make a reservation, or even create a custom package to make your stay just right. You may also make reservations online.

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Amenities

Amenities

  • Kitchen: variety of cookware and mixing bowls, silverware, knife set, kitchen utensils, dishes (plates, bowls, glasses, and coffee mugs), dish soap, dishwasher soap, dish towels, and broom with dust pan (paper towels available upon request)
  • Bathroom: hand soap, body soap, shampoo, bath and hand towels, and washcloths (lotion and conditioner available upon request)
  • Bedrooms: bedding and pillows
  • Outdoor: wrap-around porches for two-bedroom and four-bedroom cottages, walk-out patio with picnic table, charcoal barbecue grill, campfire rings (firewood and charcoal available for purchase at the resort)
  • Rathbun Lakeshore Grille
  • Buccaneer Bay Indoor Water Park
  • Gorgeous scenic views
  • Numerous on-site activities
  • Business center
  • Fitness center
  • Internet access
  • Laundry room
  • ATM
Room Types

One-Bedroom Cottage with Loft

  • Queen size bed in bedroom
  • Twin-over-full bunk bed in loft area
  • Sofa sleeper in living room
  • One bathroom
  • Eight water park passes
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Two-Bedroom Cottage - Style One

  • Queen size bed in first bedroom
  • Twin-over-full bunk bed in second bedroom
  • Sofa sleeper in living room
  • Two bathrooms
  • 10 water park passes
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Two-Bedroom Cottage - Style Two

  • Queen size bed in both bedrooms
  • Sofa sleeper in living room
  • Two bathrooms
  • 10 water park passes
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Two-Bedroom Cottage - Style Three

  • Handicapped accessible
  • Queen size bed in both bedrooms
  • Sofa sleeper in living room
  • Two bathrooms
  • 10 water park passes
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Four-Bedroom Cottage - Style One

  • Queen size beds in first and second bedrooms
  • Twin-over-full bunk beds in third and fourth bedrooms
  • Sofa sleeper in living room
  • Two bathrooms
  • 12 water park passes
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Four-Bedroom Cottage - Style Two

  • Handicapped accessible
  • Queen size beds in first, second, and third bedrooms
  • Two twin beds in fourth bedroom
  • Sofa sleeper in living room
  • Two bathrooms
  • 12 water park passes
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Things To Do

So Much to Do

Simply step outside your door and you'll find plenty to do. We have something fun for everyone!

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Testimonials

Testimonials

We were very impressed with the cottage -- clean and comfortable with all the comforts of home.