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Gorgeous Log Home On Fox River IL, Serene Wooded Setting, Porch, Deck, Firepit

People8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 1,682 sq ft
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

Relax On The Porch Or Around The Fireplace, Explore Starved Rock,Hike/Bike/Fish

Woodhaven Cabin is a charming, newly remodeled log cabin getaway in the woods overlooking the Fox River in historic Glen Park, Sheridan IL. Open kitchen, dining, living room area with stone fireplace. Your family and friends will sleep comfortably in two bedrooms plus loft with queen futon; extra queen hideabed sleeping space on main floor, two full bathrooms. Front porch with rocking chairs, rear deck with grill and fire pit area. Pets allowed, wheelchair accessible. Serene location just 65 miles SE of Chicago. 30 min from Starved Rock, Sky Dive Chicago..


Owner
Candice Hadley & Leigh Anne Scoughton
Member since: 2015
Premier Partner

This partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks English, French
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
17 May, 2018

About Candice Hadley & Leigh Anne Scoughton

Candice & Leigh Anne operate Gaylord House & Gardens in Oswego IL, a wedding and event venue on an historic 150-year-old farm. We love to travel and our goal is to visit every national park over the next 10 years.

Candice Hadley & Leigh Anne Scoughton purchased this cabin in 2014

Why Candice Hadley & Leigh Anne Scoughton chose Sheridan

Woodhaven Cabin is a wonderful weekend getaway--we love it and enjoy sharing it with others who enjoy nature and feeling like you are in the north woods of Wisconsin yet only 65 miles from Chicago!

What makes this cabin unique

A tranquil respite, enjoy nature, rustic comfort & connectivity if desired. Outdoor activities abound.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cabin in Sheridan in Northville

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1682 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Max. adults: 6
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Water View ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 main floor - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 2 upstairs - Toilet , Bath with Shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Master - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed , 1 Single Bed
    Loft - 1 Sofa bed/Futon
    First floor den - 1 Sofa bed/Futon , Disability accessible
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Terrace
  • Barbecue ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • live theatre
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • swimming
  • water tubing

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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Gorgeous Log Home On Fox River IL, Serene Wooded Setting, Porch, Deck, Firepit
average rating of 4.9310346 based on 29 reviews
5

Woodhaven Cabin visit

  • 5 of 5

Candice and Leigh Anne's home is simply beautiful, very unique and creatively decorated. They were quick to answer any questions. We had all we needed to cook and eat all our meals: the pots, pans, utensils, dishes, silverware and even spices. We could play games, listen to music or just relax and talk. The weather was warm and sunny so we could enjoy the lovely yard and explore the neighborhood. Really enjoyed looking at the history of Glen Park! Would love to stay here again in the future.

  • Review Submitted: 03-May-2018
  • Date of Stay: April 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Had a great time!

  • 5 of 5

We loved our stay here! Everyone had a great stay!

  • Review Submitted: 18-Feb-2018
  • Date of Stay: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Cozy and well appointed home away from home

  • 5 of 5

This home was cozy and well appointed. The owners were very flexible and responsive. We would recommend this home to anyone for a little weekend getaway! The Christmas decorations were a nice touch and the kids were pleasantly surprised by the game systems! Master bed was extremely comfortable too! Thank you for sharing this with us!

  • Review Submitted: 03-Jan-2018
  • Date of Stay: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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A Very Happy Thanksgiving

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I came with his mother, our daughter, son-in-law and their three children. We loved the cozy, warm feeling of this home - it was perfect for our wish to relax and spend time together. We had a good time hiking through the wooded area behind the house and then coming back to make fires and cook great meals. We also enjoyed a trip to Starved Rock for more hiking and enjoying the gorgeous fall weather.

  • Review Submitted: 27-Nov-2017
  • Date of Stay: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great fall weekend

  • 5 of 5

Property was very clean and nicely decorated. We had everything we needed. We will be back.

  • Review Submitted: 22-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Perfect get-away weekend

  • 5 of 5

We all loved the house. It was an easy drive from Chicago and breeze to get to Starved Rock.

  • Review Submitted: 09-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
59 Miles
Midway Airport, Chicago
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Old Mill
Nearest Golf
8 Miles
The Bourne Golf Course
Nearest Train
20 Miles
Amtrak, Plano
Nearest Motorway
5 Miles
I-80, I-52
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Calico Cafe, Cadillac Grill
Nearest Beach
69 Miles
Chicago Gold Coast
Car: necessary

Relax in this log cabin getaway in woods overlooking Fox River or use it as your home away from home to explore Starved Rock State Park and other nearby forest preserves, canoe/kayak the Fox River, Ski Dive Chicago or visit area wineries and antique stores.

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Prices & Availability

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Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £74.26
Pet Fee £37.13
Damage Insurance £58.67

Three-night minimum holiday weekends, four-night minimum Thanksgiving. Eight persons maximum, all guests must be 25 or older unless parents are present. Rates subject to change until booked. Photo of driver's license or passport required at time of booking.

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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