The first of 3 planned cabins was completed in late 2012 and
offers the coziness of a cabin with the roominess of a lodge.
This luxury cabin overlooks Lake Wanahoo and is conveniently
located just 30 minutes from Omaha or Lincoln and footsteps away
the lake. This splendid retreat is ideal for couples, families,
business or social gatherings or anyone wanting to get away from
the hectic pace of life.
The cabin features a 2400 sq. ft. open floor plan decorated with
modern/rustic furnishings, knotty pine cathedral ceilings,
antique barn wood flooring and granite countertops. The 3
bedrooms/3 baths are privately positioned on each of the 3
levels of the building and are appointed with luxury linens. The
4+ acre property is 600 ft. from Lake Wanahoo which offers
biking, hiking, kayaking, fishing and is a bird watcher's
Guests will have full access to the cabin which includes a fully
equipped kitchen, a great room with amazing views of the lake
and a gas fireplace, a master bedroom with a queen size log bed
and adjoining deck with a stainless steel gas grill. The cozy
loft with knotty pine ceilings has a king-size bed, a full bath,
2 built-in bunks and a deck to enjoy your morning coffee. The
lower level has more large windows with views of the lake, a
bedroom with 2 full sets of single bunk beds, a full size bath
and a family room equipped with HDTV, a DVD player and DIRECTV.
There is a queen sofa sleeper in the family room for extra
guests. The walkout is to a patio with seating for 6 equipped
with a charcoal grill. An IPOD docking station is connected to
the Bluetooth-enabled stereo for those who wish to bring their
The cabin is situated on 4.5 beautifully landscaped acres with
complete privacy. Many large windows offer awesome views of Lake
Wanahoo. The only noise is that of Mother Nature and an
occasional crowing rooster.
The quiet town of
Wahoo is located 1 mile south and offers many conveniences from
fast food to restaurants, banks, a bakery and two grocery
stores. The town also has an 18-hole golf course, a wonderful
large city park and swimming pool and is the site of the
Saunders County Fair. There are a number of antique stores
and boutique shops within a 10 minute drive.
Spencer Hill offers a
beautiful lake view setting for special events of 50 people or
less. The property has a large landscaped area perfect for
outdoor weddings, reunions, and corporate gatherings. An
outdoor tent (additional fee) is required for these occasions.
Spencer Hill is conveniently located just 30 minutes from Omaha
or Lincoln and footsteps away from beautiful Lake Wanahoo. The
address is 1640 County Road 17, Wahoo, Nebraska 68066.
Driving directions from
Take Hwy. 92 west past Yutan
and Mead and turn left at the Hwy. 77/92 intersection (Wahoo
airport is on your right). As you drive into the town of Wahoo
you will turn right on Chestnut Street (Caseys General Store
will be on your right). We are 1.6 miles north of this
intersection, located on the right side of County Road 17.
Driving directions from
I-80 east to Hwy. 77 exit. Turn north and go approximately 21
miles and turn right onto Hwy. 77/Hwy. 92/County Road K. Go
approx. 1/2 mile and turn left onto Chestnut (Zestos is on your
right). Drive approximately 1 mile and turn left onto Chestnut
Street (Casey's General store). Chestnut Street becomes County Road 17.
Follow this approximately 1.2 miles to Spencer Hill, which will
be over the hill on the right.
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Things to do
Relaxing in a quiet country setting with only the sounds of
birds chirping or an occasional rooster crowing to wake you from
Watching the majestic nature of a bald eagle soaring from it’s
nearby nest at Lake Wanahoo or the wonder of the geese as they
migrate in the spring and fall.
Enjoying a campfire in the evening, fully equipped with a
up to heavenly mornings watching the sun rise and glisten off
the lake as Mother Nature starts her day.
Fishing Lake Wanahoo only a few steps away. The lake has been
stocked with largemouth bass, crappie, bluegill, blue catfish,
walleye and northern pike. A Nebraska fishing license is
or biking the 4-mile path around Lake Wanahoo.
Kayaking or canoeing around the lake. If you don’t have your own
boat, you can rent one in Omaha or Lincoln at the University of
a pow wow with the little Indians in your group in the tepee,
which sleeps 4.
children looking to splash water in the summer sun, the nearby
town of Wahoo offers a wonderful swimming pool and park with a
nice variety of playground equipment.
Golfing is available at Wahoo’s Hillside Country Club, an
18-hole course minutes away.
The cabin is available at the following nightly rates:
LOW SEASON (Nov 1 – Feb 28)
$245 for 2 people, with an additional $20 fee per person, up
to 12 people maximum.
HIGH SEASON (Mar. 1 – Oct 31)
$375 per night with a limit of 12 people.
• We require a 2 night minimum stay during low season and a 3
night minimum during high season.
• Check-out time is 12:00 noon with check-in available by 3:00
pm. Other times are available upon special request.
• Taxes and cleaning fees are not included.
• Special holiday rates apply.
Email: Linda @spencerhillcabins.com