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  • Do you provide a blender?
    We do not have a blender.
  • What kind of coffee pot do you have?
    We have a basic 12 cup Mr. Coffee coffee pot with a reusable filter for guest use.
  • Do you provide a crock-pot?
    We do have a crock-pot for guest use. It should be stored in the cabinet above the sink.
  • Do you provide firewood for the fire pit?
    We do not provide firewood for the fire pit. Firewood can be puchased by the bundle at Mentone Market in Mentone, The Country Store in Desoto State Park, Lowes in Fort Payne, or Foodland in Fort Payne.
  • Are lifejackets provided?
    We provide 4 life jackets of each size for child, youth, and adult for guest use during your stay. Lifejackets are located in the storage building next to the stairs on the river side of the house. We do ask that all life vests are hung back up in the building after use.
  • Do you have a grill on property?
    We do not provide a grill for guest use. Guests are welcomed to bring a small grill for use during their stay, however we request that it is cleaned thrououghly after each use as to not attract bear to the area.
  • Are there any groery delivery or pick-up services in the area?
    There are no grocery delivery services in the area. Wal-Mart in Ft. Payne may provide pick-up services for online orders.
  • Where is the closest grocery store?
    Mentone does not have a grocery store. The Dollar General in Valley Head (about 5 minutes away) has basic pantry items, some fresh produce, a cooler section and frozen foods section. There are 2 grocery stores in Ft. Payne (about 20 minutes away), Foodland and Wal-Mart. Your GPS will take you right to any of these stores.
  • Can I bring an animal or pet?
    We have a strick No Pet and No Animal Policy. We have guests that stay with us with severe animal allergies. As a new construction, we provide an animal free environment for all of our guests.
  • Is smoking allowed on property?
    This is a No Smoking property. We do not allow smoking in the home or on the property.
  • Do you allow early check-in?
    Early check-in may be requested, however it is not guaranteed. If a guest is checking out the day you arrive, early check-in will not be available. If your early check-in request is granted, early check-in time will be 3:00 PM.
  • What is the door code?
    The door code for your stay will be the last four digits of the phone number you used when making your reservation. You can email if you would like to verify your door code.
  • Can I have a small event during my stay?
    We do not allow events on property. No matter the size, we do not allow events to take place on the property. There are several properties in the Mentone area that specialize in events.
  • What time is check-in and check-out?
    Check-in is 4:00 PM and check-out is 11:00 AM.
  • How do I get to Lazy River Cottage?
    Lazy River Cottage is a new construction. If you put the address in your GPS, it will take you to DeSoto Falls. Just follow the directions to DeSoto Falls. At the top of the mountain at the 4 way stop, follow the blue sign to DeSoto Falls. You will pass the parking area for the DeSoto Falls Trail Head on your right. Just past that, there will be a 90 degree turn to your right. Lazy River Cottage is the blue house on your left after the 90 degree turn. It has a split rail fence at the road and a sign for the property. If you pass it, just go down to the falls and turn around and the house will be on your right.
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