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Beautiful Classic Lake House

People12
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Separate WC's1
Space 3,500 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

4 Bedroom, 3.5 Baths, Panoramic Lake Views

The house of seven gables is a beautiful lake front property, which is located on Wonder Lake. This classic lake house features wall to wall knotty pine, four spacious bedrooms, a large lofted family room, a living room with a panoramic view of the lake, a bar with dart board, arcade style golden tee, and slot machine, a game room equipped with a pool table, foosball table and over 100 xbox games. Outside there are two decks, a beach, a screened cabana with couch and hammocks, a playground, a two hole putting green, kayaks, canoes, and a row boat. The house sleeps 12 comfortably, but can fit more if needed. The house is conveniently located just 60 miles from Chicago and Milwaukee.

Accommodations

Master bedroom – king size bed, futon, full panoramic view of the lake, private bath

Junior suite - two twin beds, tv with dvd/vcr, semi private bath

Balcony suite 1 – queen size bed, shared bath

Balcony suite 2 - full size bed, shared bath

Family room – two full size sofas, two chairs, and a wood burning fireplace (can also double as a dining area for large families or parties

Living room – pull out sofa bed, love seat, recliner, tv, gas fireplace, and panoramic views of the lake

The bar – 60” tv, a golden tee arcade game, slot machine, mini fridge, dartboard (steel tip) and a custom bar top which can double as a blackjack table.

The game room – has foosball table, pool table, poker table, half bath, and tv with xbox game system and games.

Don't need this much space? Check out our modern 2 bedroom coach house right next door which has a max occupancy of 6 (vrbo listing #600843). If you need more space then book the two properties together.

NO PROM PARTIES

Special seasonal activities!

SPRING and SUMMER

Local Ski Team shows performed weekly (fri 7pm)

Annual rummage sales

Fly a real airplane

Horseback riding

Boating, Fishing, Hunting, and Hiking

Strawberry picking

Farmers markets

Craft fairs and festivals

Donley's Wild West amusement park

FALL and WINTER

Safe Trick or Treating neighborhood

Local farm events like apple picking, hay rides, and corn mazes.

Endless amounts of snowmobile trails

Ice fishing

Ice Hockey and skating

Snowmobile friendly community

Skiing, sledding, and snowboarding at Wilmot Mountain

More Details

Property Manager
Jason Kulchawik
Member since: 2013
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
20 July, 2017

Guestbook comments from the manager

I brought my salon staff to the house for a little retreat and we had a fantastic time. Jason was there to meet us and was very accommodating with questions. Lots of beds to sleep in- we had 11 people and 2 had to sleep on the couches but they were big and comfortable so no problems there. The lake was great, hardly any boat traffic on the weekdays and we had access to use the host's boats. Plenty of towels and extra bedding. The kitchen is very big and easy to cook in for so many people. We loved our trip and hope to stay here again next summer!
Aug 2015
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Wonder Lake in McHenry County

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 3500 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only
  • Teen parties are not allowed (prom, homecoming, graduation, etc).
  • Maximum number of children allowed is 8 (17 and under)
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront
  • Lake View
  • Lakefront ...
  • rural
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Master Bath - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Junior suite/common use - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Semi private bath for the Junior Suite
    Balcony - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Shared bathroom for balcony suites
    Bar/Rec Room - Toilet
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Master - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , 1 Sofa bed/Futon
    Junior Suite - 2 Single Bed
    Balcony Suite 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Balcony Suite 2 - 1 Double Bed
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Table Football
  • Game Room ...
  • Games ...
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
  • Toys
  • Video Games ...
Outside:
  • Boat ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Excellent! 4.3/5 -
(18 traveller reviews)

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Beautiful Classic Lake House
average rating of 4.3333335 based on 20 reviews
5

Great house for a family vacation with enough room to host guests

  • 5 of 5

Loved that there was lake entry right on the property, and that the water was pretty shallow (a few feet) in the cove in front of the house. Attentive property manager. Plenty of room to spread out in the house.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 22, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

A great house for mutiple families to stay together .

  • 5 of 5

The house worked great for a joint family vacation. The location has a protected area for kids to swim in, and the lake was fun to fish and kayak in. The master suite is large and has a fabulous lake view. We were there mid-week, and Wonder Lake was not busy. We enjoyed beautiful sunsets and lots of things to do all day. Jason greeted us in person when we arrived and was quick to help us figure out sleeping for all eleven of us. What a great time!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 17, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Memorable Family Reunion on Easter Weekend

  • 4 of 5

My family and I really enjoyed our stay at the lake house and would definitely consider coming back in the future. We built some memorable moments at the lake house during the Easter weekend and the sunsets over the lake were spectacular.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 18, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

A good quite family retreat.

  • 5 of 5

Jason is very nice and accommodating.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 28, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
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Had a nice relaxing time

  • 4 of 5

Was an older house but felt like home. Jason was so nice and help. Had a nice time.

  • Review Submitted: Feb 5, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2017
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5

Beautiful home on the lake.

  • 5 of 5

Wonderful place for or family get together Beautiful property. Jason was extremely nice and helpful. Went into Woodstock, nicely decorated for the holidays. Overall I would highly recommend.

  • Review Submitted: Dec 21, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2016
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Location

Nearest Airport
1 Miles
Galt airport
Nearest Barpub
0.2 Miles
Horizontals
Nearest Ferry
10 Miles
Port of Blarney
Nearest Golf
10 Miles
6 to choose from
Nearest Train
7 Miles
Mchenry/Woodstock/Fox Lake Metra
Nearest Motorway
24 Miles
I94 or I90
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
Grand Old Mill
Nearest Ski
Wonder Lake (water ski)/Wilmot Mt (snow ski)
Nearest Beach
0.2 Miles
Wonder Lake

Wonder lake is a private lake with it's own nationally top ranked water ski team, which puts on free shows every weekend and holiday. The area is also bustling with many activities such as horseback riding, fishing, kayaking, antiquing, hiking, water skiing, cross country skiing, snowboarding, and sledding.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Wonder Lake, USA

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
USD
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
peak season
29 May 2017 - 2 Sep 2017
2 night minimum stay
£807
for 2 nights
From
£346
From
£509
Fri,Sat
 
Notes: Rates are based on 11 guests; add £20 per night, per additional guest
 
Nightly Rate
3 Sep 2017 - 3 Sep 2017
2 night minimum stay
£1,132
for 2 nights
From
£509
From
£509
Fri,Sat
 
Notes: Rates are based on 11 guests; add £20 per night, per additional guest
 
peak season
4 Sep 2017 - 4 Sep 2017
2 night minimum stay
£807
for 2 nights
From
£346
From
£509
Fri,Sat
 
Notes: Rates are based on 11 guests; add £20 per night, per additional guest
 
Nightly Rate
5 Sep 2017 - 5 Sep 2017
2 night minimum stay
£725
for 2 nights
From
£305
From
£305
Fri,Sat
 
Notes: Rates are based on 11 guests; add £20 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
£725
for 2 nights
From
£305
 
Notes: Rates are based on 11 guests; add £20 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £230.31
Cleaning £115.16
Pet Fee £38.39
Tax Rate 6.0%

Manager'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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