Lakefront Columbia Cabin w/ Porch & Shared Dock

Property ID: 379174ColumbiaMOUS
Sleeps 71 BR2 BA
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Experience one of Missouri’s best-kept secrets in the rolling hills surrounding the 'Serene Samaritan Cabin,' a 1-bed, 2-bath vacation rental in Columbia! Situated on beautiful Newman Lake, this cabin offers access to community amenities like picnic areas and a fire pit — the perfect setting for a memorable lakeside retreat. When you aren't out exploring the shops and eateries in downtown Columbia, relax at home with a barbecue on the front porch or a movie night inside the cozy living room.


  • Kitchen
  • Pets Allowed
  • Waterfront
  • Wireless Internet (WIFI)
  • Free Parking
  • Central Heating
  • Central Air Conditioning


Location Details

OUTDOOR EXPLORATION: Newman Lake (on-site), Little Dixie Lake Conservation Area (5 miles), Grindstone Nature Area (14 miles), Rock Bridge Memorial State Park (17 miles)

COLUMBIA (~14 miles): University of Missouri, Memorial Stadium, The Blue Note, restaurants, breweries, parks, shops

LOCAL HISTORY: America’s National Churchill Museum (15 miles), Boone County History & Culture Center (15 miles), Missouri State Museum (33 miles)

AIRPORT: Columbia Regional Airport (17 miles)


14 reviews
  • Would Recommend


    It was a clean, quiet place to stay while visiting our son at Mizzou. There was plenty of space for six of us in the cabin, and we all loved swinging on the porch, enjoying the view of the lake. Would stay here again!

    *This review was originally posted on Vrbo

    Published October 24, 2023
  • Traci T.


    It was a nice cozy cabin for my daughter and I. The view of the lake from the porch swing made the early morning and evening very relaxing.

    *This review was originally posted on Vrbo

    James G.
    Published August 1, 2023
  • It was a beautiful setting with a neat cabin and all the comforts of home.


    Great experience from the reservation process with VRBO as well as Evolve- extremely accommodating with wonderful and prompt service to answer any questions. The owner was also amazing to help with any details needed. Thank you for all you do to help.

    *This review was originally posted on Vrbo

    Susan C.
    Published April 5, 2022
  • Quick trip


    It was a nice place. Enjoyed the quietness of the area. It snowed so we didn’t get to fish. We will come back.

    *This review was originally posted on Vrbo

    Michelle U.
    Published March 29, 2022
  • Great getaway



    *This review was originally posted on Vrbo

    Bob C.
    Published March 16, 2022
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  • This property has a maximum occupancy of 7 guests, not including infants.
  • Pets are allowed at this property.
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