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Serene Cottage on the Bay

People4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Separate WC's1
Space 1,250 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

Overview

About the property

2 Bedrooms, 1.5 Bathrooms, 4 Sleeps

A serene waterfront cottage on the bay is positioned overlooking miles of protected land across the waterway. It possesses all the amenities one could wish for to provide a peaceful and comfortable getaway. View the brilliant changing colors of the seasons, vast wildlife, magical sunsets, and experience the diverse cultural events nearby which are plentiful. It's located close to the top ranking Beloit College Campus, city center, and recognized as a supper club destination area.

The space:

A waterfront freshly decorated two bedroom cottage rests on the bay of Rock River's Beloit Township. Glorious sunsets are show-cased and fully viewed from the large deck pier, screened porch, sunroom, kitchen, living dining room, bath, and bedroom all overlooking a bay.

We have Eagles, Blue Herons, Cranes, Egrets, Swans, Pelicans, Mallards, Canadian Geese that all seasonly visit our Bay Area. Painted turtles sun on the logs in bay and large frogs frolic along the top of the water.

Activities on the Rock engage canoeing, fishing, bird watching, hiking, boating, grilling, ice skating, snowmobiling, snowshoeing, cross-country skiing, and much more.

This professionally decorated, fully furnished two bedroom home consists of 1 1/2 baths and laundry room, three seasoned sunroom, and large screened in porch. It's a very comfortable home situated on a serene setting on the waterfront overlooking the bay. A fully equipped kitchen and laundry room with washer/dryer are provided. Our home has gas heat with central air. In addition, our cabin-like three season room provides a wonderful up north feel! Off street parking is included.

Guest access:

Guests will have private access to the entire home. Firewood is next to the fire pit to enjoy with the needed safety precautions. A canoe and pier are available for guest use at one's own risk. A nearby boat launch is free for pubic use at Preservation Park. Swimming is done at one's own risk. A well-trained, groomed family dog may be considered if pre-approved. Check-in is 4 pm and check-out is 11 am unless pre-arranged.

Interaction with guests:

We live in the Beloit community are are available upon request.

The neighborhood:

Our cottage is situated on a bay carved out from the river and overlooks miles of protected land across the waterway. It possesses all the amenities one could wish for to provide a peaceful and comfortable getaway. With the cottage situated roughly 5 miles north of the intimate yet entertaining downtown Beloit, where our main street is ranked in Wisconsin's top 10, you may have great access to many options this area has to offer. One morning you may venture into town to walk the Beloit College campus, wander into several of the boutique storefronts, and end at a family run café. With Beloit known as a supper club destination, there are also many dinner options. You may also chose to take advantage of the large screened-in back porch while soaking in the vibrant sunsets right in your own cottage vacation home. The visit will allow you to feel recharged and grateful for the remarkable stay enjoyed.

While certainly benefitting from its proximity to Chicago (90 miles), Madison (50) and Milwaukee (70), the city boasts its own array of distinguishing features. Whether visiting the Beloit College (and one of its two museums) or coming to town for the Farmer's Market, Beloit International Film Festival, or wanting to enjoy recreational activities on the mighty Rock, or participate many other local attractions, you are sure to have a pleasurable time!

We are fortunate to have a vacation home in a quiet, rural, secure area. It is a smoke free environment that is well maintained and designed for your comfort. Our respectful guests have a high standard of expectations and responsibly leave the home in a clean orderly condition.

More Details

Owner
Owner/ Property Manager
Member since: 2015
Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
22 August, 2017

About Owner/ Property Manager

We grew up in Beloit and have enjoyed the assets of our Beloit community's multi- cultural events and recreational fun/relaxation of the Mighty Rock River.

Sharing the joys of our waterfront vacation property and experiencing the many attributes it offers will provide for a restful relaxing time with family and friends.

Great pride and detail is provided for the care of our waterfront vacation home. Our goal is to provide you with a comfortable setting to enjoy a quality stay.

We are readily available to answer your questions and responsive to your needs.

Owner/ Property Manager purchased this cottage in 2015

Why Owner/ Property Manager chose Wisconsin

Our cottage is situated on a bay carved out from the river and overlooks miles of protected land across the waterway. It possesses all the amenities one could wish for to provide a peaceful and comfortable getaway. With the cottage situated roughly 5 miles north of the intimate yet entertaining downtown Beloit, where our main street is ranked in Wisconsin's top 10, you may have great access to many options this area has to offer. One morning you may venture into town to walk the Beloit College campus, wander into several of the boutique storefronts, and end at a family run café. With Beloit known as a supper club destination, there are also many dinner options. You may also chose to take advantage of the large screened-in back porch while soaking in the vibrant sunsets right in your own cottage vacation home. The visit will allow you to feel recharged and grateful for the remarkable stay enjoyed.

What makes this cottage unique

Glorious sunsets are show-cased and fully viewed from the large deck pier, screened porch, sunroom, kitchen, living room, dining area, bath, and queen size bedroom which all overlook the bay.

We have Eagles, Blue Herons, Cranes, Egrets, Swans, Pelicans that all visit seasonally! Painted turtles sun on the logs resting on the side of our bay and large frogs frolic along the top of the water.

Activities on the Rock engage kayaking, fishing, bird watching, hiking, boating, grilling, snowshoeing, ice skating, and more. A canoe is included with your vacation stay to explore the waters in a serene setting. In addition, a pier slip is available for your use.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Beloit in Rock County

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1250 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Min. age of primary renter: 27
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • city centre ...
  • rural
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Double Bed
  • The single bedroom has one queen and the double bedroom has two double beds. The beds are high quality and very comfortable.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room ...
  • Games
  • Pool Table ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Terrace
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • limited accessibility
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • bay
  • churches
  • festivals
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • roller blading
  • bay fishing
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
Notes:
Our cottage is a serene escape for up to 4 guests. Check-in is 4 pm and check-out is 11 am unless pre-arranged. A well-trained, groomed family dog may be considered if pre-approved. Guests will have private access to the entire home. A canoe and pier are available for guest use. Our guests are highly respectful, clean, and considerate of their surroundings. We are fortunate to have a waterfront vacation home in a quiet, rural, secure area. The serene home on the bay is a smoke free environment that is well maintained and designed for your comfort. We host respectful guests that have a high standard of expectations and responsibly leave the home in a clean orderly condition. Our philosophy is to always try and leave a vacation home as good or better than we found it.

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average rating of 4.9333334 based on 30 reviews
5

Great location & super comfortable!

  • 5 of 5

Thanks Tina & Curt for letting us stay at your cottage this past week, we had a great time! The cottage is extremely cleaned and is supplied with everything you could need! This is definetly one of the best supplied rentals we've experienced:) we loved the screened porch and the view, would definetly stay again!

Thanks again!

Stephanie & Scott

  • Review Submitted: Aug 21, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Very peaceful!

  • 5 of 5

The cottage was very clean and well stocked. Curt and Tina welcomed us with banana bread and orange juice. They sent a lot of helpful info before our arrival. It was like staying with family ( that we never met-actually). I would totally recommend staying here.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 6, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Close to Beloit, but very private.

  • 5 of 5

Great place. Highly recommended. I ate breakfast sitting on the dock. I would love to stay there again.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 5, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We love sitting on the dock and enjoying our morning coffee as well! Such a serene setting. We would love to have your stay again!
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5

Amazing! Great fishing and fire pit!

  • 5 of 5

We had such a great time at the cottage! We were able to fish of the pier and suntan on the chairs provided! It's close to downtown Beloit and grocery stores. We lit a fire at night and enjoyed some ores while watching the gorgeous sunset. The house had everything we needed, full kitchen, towels, etc. Tina and Curt made sure we had everything we needed and were very responsive. We wish we were able to stay longer however we will return! Thanks again for an amazing weekend!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 2, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: It's truly our pleasure to have you as a guest at the cottage. We value your stay and welcome your return visit!
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4

Clean,comfortable, inviting! Home away from home

  • 4 of 5

Just what we needed for the first Beyond Dirven Tribe event😎?

  • Review Submitted: May 1, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Relaxing vacation...highly recommend!

  • 5 of 5

This cottage is cozy and relaxing. Highly recommend it!

  • Review Submitted: Apr 29, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
3 Miles
Rock County Airport
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Boundaries
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
Glen Erin
Nearest Train
35 Miles
Harvard, IL
Nearest Motorway
3 Miles
Interstate 90
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Benedetti's
Nearest Ski
25 Miles
Alpine Valley
Car: recommended

Beloit College Campus

Farmer's Market Downtown Ranks #2 in State of WI

Downtown Main Street Ranks top 10 in State of WI

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cottage in Beloit, USA

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
High Season 2017
26 May 2017 - 27 Nov 2017
2 night minimum stay
£276
for 2 nights
From
£114
From
£123
Fri,Sat
£736
£2,513
 
 
High Season 2018
25 May 2018 - 26 Nov 2018
3 night minimum stay
£417
for 3 nights
From
£123
From
£144
Fri,Sat
£736
£2,513
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
£251
for 2 nights
From
£102
From
£111
Fri,Sat
£601
£1,688
 

Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £44.45
Pet Fee £38.99
Damage Deposit £194.97

Our cottage is a serene escape for up to 4 guests. Check-in is 4 pm and check-out is 11 am unless pre-arranged. A well-trained, groomed family dog may be considered if pre-approved . Guests will have private access to the entire home and grounds. It is agreed that all guests are expressly assuming the risk of any harm arising from their use of the premises or others whom they invite to use the premise. A canoe, pier, fire pit are available for guest use at one's own risk. Swimming is not recommended in our bay and done at one's own risk.

Our guests are highly respectful, clean, and considerate of the surroundings. We are fortunate to have a waterfront vacation home in a quiet, rural, secure area. The serene home on the bay is a smoke free environment that is well maintained and designed for your comfort. Our philosophy is to always try and leave a vacation home as good or better than we found it.


PET ADDENDUM
Pet permission granted herein shall be limited to a certain pet as described below:
Type of Pet: A clean family dog, groomed, potty trained and well disciplined.

Guest hereby agrees to comply the following:
1. Guest to pay additional pet fee in the amount of $50 per stay.
2. All pets must comply with the following specifications:
a. May not exceed 65 lbs.
b. Must be at least 2 year(s) of age or older.
c. Must be spayed or neutered.
d. Must be up-to-date on rabies vaccinations and all other vaccinations.
3. All pets must be leashed at all times.
4. Guest is responsible for cleaning up any/all pet refuse.
5. Pet is not allowed on furniture.
6. Pet is to be treated with a topical flea and tick repellent.
7. Pet must not cause damage to premises or furnishings.
8. Guest should prevent pet from producing excessive noise at a level that disturbs neighbors.
9. Pet will be supervised at all times or kenneled in your absence.
10. Homeowner assumes no responsibility for illness or injury that may incur to pets or humans while on the premises.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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