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Beautiful Family Home with 220 Feet of Waterfront for Rent

Bedrooms 7
Space 3,000 sq ft
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights


About the property

Cabin on waterfront, 7 Bedrooms. 3 Baths, (Sleeps 12-18)

Two hundred and twenty feet of gorgeous waterfront with nothing but trees across the river!! Leads into a 10,500 acre lake!

RUSTIC ROCK RIVER VACATION HOME on a private acre of manicured land with many large oak shade trees, a large wooden playset and fort for the kids. The riverside of the house is all windows for a spectacular view. The walk to the water & private pier's just 75 feet away with no stairs. Take a 15 min. boat ride to the Rock River, which flows into Lake Koshkonong, a 10,500 acre lake, and enjoy several great restaurants / bars with live music along the way. And the river is perfect for boating, tubing and skiing too. This home can comfortably accomodate two families or extended family or friend reunions. *Available any season ALL YEAR ROUND: rent weekly, or partial weeks, weekends, long weekends, & holidays.

There is plenty of room for activities ranging from volleyball to campfires to touch football. Of course you can also participate in any water activities from swimming, fishing, to water skiing, tubing or wave runners. Tie your boat to the private pier or Owner offers a pontoon boat for rent

The newly renovated home has a brand new kitchen with seating for 12, first floor bathroom, a large two story family room with stone fireplace and a recreation room complete with ping pong, air hockey and foosball. The décor is a contemporary version of a rustic cabin providing comfort with good lighting and all the comforts of home - away from home.

Others may offer you a modest cabin for rent - we offer a 2800 square foot family home in a beautiful, natural setting on 220 feet of waterfront with a private pier.

PLEASE CLICK ON 'EMAIL OWNER' to inquire. See photos on this web page w/notes next to each picture with more descriptions. For smaller groups 2-10 Guests, visit our other Lake Koshkonong *Listing at: VRBO Listing #395769 on 600' shoreline Maple Beach in Edgerton, Wisconsin.

7 BEDROOMS TOTAL: includes 19 BEDS & 2 CRIBS



2 Bedrooms on the first level, main floor: KING, QUEEN, TW

4 Bedrooms & 1 loft room on the second level: 2 K, 3 Q, 7 T, 2 Cribs

1 bedroom downstairs FULL/TW bunks + extra room here & throughout for sleeping bags

2 SETS WASHERS & DRYERS downstairs


3 FULL BATHROOMS TOTAL: one bathroom on each level, main bathroom has separate shower & unique claw foot soaker tub w/hand sprayer

Keywords: House on the River.

More Details

Elyse & Jim Osborne
Member since: 2007
Speaks English
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
13 June, 2018

About Elyse & Jim Osborne

Owners, Elyse & Jim Osborne purchased the home for fun family vacations on the ROCK RIVER & Lake Koshkonong! Enthusiasm spread from family, friends, co-workers! With so much interest it was decided to offer it as a vacation rental home for all to enjoy! Meeting new guests & returning guests make it so rewarding! Income helps continually improve the home, the grounds and all its amenities! Designed, Built & Furnished w/ quality!

Elyse & Jim Osborne purchased this cabin in 2003

Why Elyse & Jim Osborne chose Edgerton

One of the largest waterfronts around at 220' with a great view, acre lot with mature oak shade trees and access to 8 miles of Rock River perfect for All Water Sports! River leads to one of the largest lakes in WI. Lake Koshkonong! Anchor Inn Restaurant & several others make a fun progressive dining adventure! This Sprawling Large home in Edgerton, Wisconsin offer a comfortable setting in a charming town, with lots of restaurants, supper clubs, shops to drive & boat to! Best attraction is the Rock River & Lake Koshkonong, so many local activities with plenty to do All Year Through . . . on land & water! *See Rock Aqua J's Water Ski Show! Historical Home town of Author Sterling North (Rascal) Visit *Anchor Inn Restaurant 'Rockin the Rock River!' Live Music on unique floating band shelter; Outstanding food, drinks, service, atmosphere! Perfect for boating (we offer Pontoon Boats) tubing, swimming, wave runners, Water sports, Fishing, relaxing, camp fires, biking, hiking, shopping, dining, even camping bring a tent! Winter activities, abundant snowmobile & ice fishing galore too!

What makes this cabin unique

An acre of Gorgeous Waterfront Property, this sprawling home offers rustic Wisconsin charm with all the comforts of a contemporary home. Stunning views, lots of space w/ 19 beds, 3 full bathrooms (one on each level), large playground & riding toys! Jump off the 45' pier / collect tiny sea shells on this beachfront property! Local Central Park & Edgerton Pool, Palmer Park & Pool, and famous Ski Show in Janesville!

Guestbook comments from the owner

5 star experience. On behalf of my husband, our children and our grandchildren, thank you for the use of your lovely Rock River home last week. Some favorite memories are having the pontoon on a sand bar in the lake and letting the kids swim, catching a 28" catfish off the end of your pier and smokes at the fire pit. Blessings to you both Elyse and Jim.
Jun 2016
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cabin in Edgerton in Fulton

Property Type:
  • cabin
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 3000 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 15
  • Max. adults: 15
  • Min. age of primary renter: 26
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Beachfront ...
  • city centre ...
  • rural
  • Ski-In ...
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Free Long Distance
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace ...
  • Wood Stove
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob
  • Toaster ...
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 18 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure , located on main 1st level with heated tile floor
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , located upstairs on 2nd level with heated tiled floor
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , located in lower level next to 7th bedroom w/ t.v.
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  • 7 Bedrooms, Sleeps 15
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed , 1 Single Bed , 1 Sofa bed/Futon
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , 1 Sofa bed/Futon
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Large Double Bed , 4 Bunk Bed
    Bedroom 5 - 1 Large Double Bed , 2 Bunk Bed
    Bedroom 6 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , 1 Large Double Bed , 1 Single Bed , 1 Cot
    Bedroom 7 - 2 Bunk Bed
    Bedroom 8 - 1 Sofa bed/Futon , Open upstairs loft has a full futon couch that opens
    Bedroom 4 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , 1 Cot , Changing table located near the crib
  • Air Hockey
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Table Football
  • Game Room
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Toys
  • Video Player
  • Video Games
  • Video Library ...
  • Balcony ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Boat ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • 1 bicycles
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • gambling casinos
  • Horseshoes
  • Miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • Parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • Racquetball
  • rafting
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • diving
  • ski pass optional
  • ski
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
Huge playground with pic-nik tables, kids riding toys, play house, perfect yard for bags game, volley ball, wiffle ball, foot ball, sprinkler, slip n slides & winter sledding snow mobil, private dock, beautiful, 100 year old huge oak shade trees, an acre property in a peaceful sprawling setting on the Rock River Shoreline!


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Beautiful Family Home with 220 Feet of Waterfront for Rent
average rating of 5.0 based on 31 reviews

Another Great Time!

  • 5 of 5

We just got back from another wonderful stay in this beautiful home! It remains the perfect place for our growing family to relax, have fun and enjoy each other away from our usually crazy, busy lives. Elyse and Jim are wonderful hosts. Our questions we are always answered promptly. This home reflects how much they care about their guests from the decor to the stocked kitchen. The kids and grandkids had a great time fishing, boating and tubing. For the first time ever, a grandson won our annual ping pong tournament! We would recommend this home to everyone!!! The Saul Clan

  • Review Submitted: 06-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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What an absolutely fantastic five days!

  • 5 of 5

We rented this fantastic home on the Rock River for a large family gathering in July, and it was perfect! The kitchen was well laid out and equipped, the living areas were adaptable for adults as well as children, and the sleeping arrangements could not have been better for our large group! Elyse, one of the owners, was a fountain of information beforehand, so we felt prepared and immediately at home. Our entire extended family has agreed that we want to come again, and rent this same property in the summer of 2019. It could not have been better. We all enjoyed the house and the opportunity that it provided for us all to be together!

  • Review Submitted: 15-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Pewaukee, WI

Great place for friends gathering

  • 5 of 5

This house was great for our group of friends over the New Years weekend. Everyone had their own bed to sleep in and it was large enough for us to spread out. The kitchen was well equipped and it was nice to be able to gather around such a large table. Elyse was very responsive and provided lots of helpful information upfront. Would definitely rent this home again!

  • Review Submitted: 17-Feb-2017
  • Date of Stay: December 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great place for family gathering

  • 5 of 5

This house was great for our family gathering. It is set up nicely for young children, including cribs, high chairs, and baby gates. It is large enough for everyone to spread out and the back rooms are really sound proof for sleeping baby. This house is so cozy and has tons of character. We rented in the winter so we were unable to use the yard and dock, but the view is beautiful. Looking forward to renting this home again next year.

  • Review Submitted: 17-Jan-2017
  • Date of Stay: January 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

On behalf of my husband, our children & our grandchildren, please accept my thanks for the use of your ROCK RIVER VACATION HOME! We had a Wonderful, Relaxing Time & Appreciate all of the thoughtful Details you paid attention to for our Comfort! Favorite memories are: Anchoring the Pontoon on a sandbar in the lake & letting the kids swim, Catching a 28" Catfish off the end of the pier!, playing Table Games Simultaneously on the various table tops, & smores at the fire pit! July, 2016

  • Review Submitted: 06-Jan-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Des Moines, IA

Family Christmas

  • 5 of 5

This large home with room for all was perfect for our family Christmas. Lots of beds and bedrooms, room at the tables for up to 16, lots of dishes, pots, pans and utensils. The property was very clean. Lots of wood available to keep the fireplace roaring for the weekend. With the snow falling outside and the view to the river it was like a Christmas card. The landlord was very responsive to requests. We had a great time and look forward to going back, especially in the summer to use all the outdoor amenities. Beautiful property right on the river.

  • Review Submitted: 30-Dec-2016
  • Date of Stay: December 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
8 Miles
Nearest Beach
3 Miles
Mallwood Estates Beach, Beach Club at Lakeview
Car: recommended


- Anchor Inn Restaurant, rte 59 Edgerton, *BEST LIVE ENTERTAINMENT IN WISCONSIN! . . ALL On A Floating Band Shelter! Outstanding Food & Drinks! Recognized for Lively Atmosphere Music & Dancing on the shore Overlooking the River & Lake! Try their amazing sandwiches, salads, cheese curds, drinks & filled w/cheese, veggies, & topped w/mini brat on their Bloody Mary’s! Festive atmosphere for adults & children w/Playground Tons of Fun for Everyone!

- Riverside Golf Course

- Dockside Dine inside or out on the shore with Tasty menu & live bands Fri & Sat

- Two Brother's Delicious Menu w/ Fun Sports Bar; Excellent Fish! Rated #1 for dining!

- RED BARRON PIZZA Sports Bar Excellent Pizza, Order the House Pizza!

- Beach Club at Lakeview Dining on the Beach or inside, great Beach play area for Kids! Lively Sports Bar!

- Central Park & Pool Edgerton, pack lunch & spend the Day! Play at this Huge Park! "Free Parking & FUN!"

- Palmer Park Playground & Swimming Pool for young children, Janesville. It's free & beautiful! pack a lunch

- Beach Club: Eat in or out on the beach. Live Entertainment outside. Fire pit. Very kid friendly play ground, & swimming w/activities on the beach, bring sand toys, moonwalk . . . gorgeous sunsets! Tie up our / or your Pontoon / Boat for some great food & fun!


- Blue Gillies: Enjoy Lemon Pancakes & fresh Blue Gill breakfast, or lunch w/add’l omelets & options rte 59 Edgerton, Next to Rock River Marina, Anchor Inn, Culver’s

- World’s Largest Culver’s: Dine in or out for excellent views with tasty food! rte 59 Edgerton

- Vintage Pickings rte 59, Find treasures at this "Magnolia Farm style" Flea Market Finds!!!= FUN!

- Norm’s HideAway: Outstanding food, drinks, desert Huge portion ice cream! Fun atmosphere inside & outside w/ live music! Nautical Sports Bar w/ lively atmosphere . . . boat or drive to its a really fun destination!

- Buckhorn Supper Club: Known for good food & Wisconsin charm, dine inside or out on the Lake patio!

- Edgerton Inn Restaurant, rte 51 west on Indianford towards the gorgeous Rock River Dam to this tiny home made breakfast spot for eggs & biscuits & gravy, bring: Fishing poles, Pontoon Boat, Hiking Shoes or Bikes

- Depot Cafe: Amazing food in charming train station cafe! Absolute must for coffee, shakes, breakfast, lunch!

- Two Brother’s Restaurant***** / Sports Bar: Outstanding Friday Fish! Lunch / Dinner / Drinks - indoor w/ seasonal garden seating LOCAL FAVORITE!! BEST FOOD & VALUE! FIVE STARS A MUST!!!!!*****

- Ray’s Family Restaurant: Great food, portions, & value for breakfast, lunch, or dinner & desserts anytime! Tasty, tons of choices, comfortable, friendly! Across from Piggly Wiggly Grocery & Family Dollar rte 51 north Edgerton ...LOCAL FAVORITE BEST VALUE! DELICIOUS GENEROUS PORTIONS, ALWAYS 4 STARS ****

- Kwik Trip Edgerton rte 51 n.: For a Quick hot meal anytime! Also large assortment of great value food & drinks when you are on the go. Hot soups, chili, brats, hot dogs, egg rolls, veggies & dip, salads, fruit, hot & cold drinks

- Palmer Park & Swimming Pool Janesville, Free & bring lunch & snacks, perfect for families & children will enjoy!

- Fat Boys Ribs: Barbecue, sandwiches, take out on rte 51 n. Adorable w/ penny candy to choose from their fishing boat!

- Rock Aqua Jay Water Ski Show Janesville: Performances & practice twice a week *Multi Award Winning Show! Seasonal in Summer!

- Edgerton Orchard Apple Picking!

- Skelly’s Farm Janesville: Huge Slide! Incredible Mazes! apples, pumpkins, cider, rides . . . Variety of Seasonal Events & Halloween Fun!

- Piggly Wiggly Grocery on 51n. Edgerton. Great beer & wine selection, pre made salads & food; near dollar store, a 8 min drive

Discover several excellent restaurants, supper clubs & pubs within minutes by driving or boating to this outstanding Wisconsin Vacation! . . Relax on the shore at home, enjoy TOYS & GAMES complimentary FREE FIRE WOOD provided with TONS OF EXTRA AMENITIES!

***Enjoy over 220’ of shoreline perfect for *seasonal swimming, boating, fishing, & all water sports & snow sports, sledding, tubing, ice skating, Ice fishing, biking, nature hikes, photography, relaxing on the ROCK RIVER & LAKE KOSHKONONG, WISCONSIN *** EMAIL YOUR DATE OPTIONS & INFO . . WE'LL EMAIL A CONTRACT TO RESERVE!!!


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cabin in Edgerton, USA

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
Summer 2018
1 Jun 2018 - 1 Sep 2018
Changeover Day: Friday
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 10 guests; add £22 per night, per additional guest
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 10 guests; add £22 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £297.71
Pet Fee £113.05

Summer Season Rental: Memorial Day-Labor Day is Weekly Fri-Fri
Non Summer Season Rental: Labor Day-Memorial Day 2 Night Minimum Weekends/Week days
Optional Pontoon Rental Red Suncruiser 12 seats & incl. vests: $990 3 days $1,790/ wk incl. unlimited use, 1st gas tank! (2 Day Pontoon rental minimum)
Dog Fee: $20/ Dog/ Night NO CATS
$200 Upcharge / Holidays: No High School Prom Groups. No College Parties. No Weddings on property. No Add'l Guests beyond Contract Limit.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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