Lure of the Lake is a spacious and peaceful five bedroom, four bath, three level, air-conditioned home. Featuring a wall of windows and cathedral ceilings in the great room, as well as a cozy sun porch, this unique chalet brings the outdoors in with outstanding results.
The spacious layout, casual décor and 2 master suites ensures comfort and ease for a gathering of family or friends, and puts your soul at ease and provides peace and quiet to your vacation. No matter what the weather, the covered porch invites you to sit back, relax and enjoy your view of the surrounding woodlands. The great room includes a 4K HD big screen TV with Blue-Ray player and gas fireplace - no need to carry wood! A cozy sectional relaxes you with electric recliners so comfortable you will fall asleep in them! Enjoy the fully equipped, gourmet kitchen that is perfect for family gatherings, that includes both a Keurig and regular coffee pot. The large dining room table seats 10 with counter stools to seat an additional three guests. While your family is enjoying a meal together, your view through the sun-room is of the surrounding woodlands full of wildlife.
The private upper level MBR suite includes a king bed, private balcony, flat screen TV, and large bathroom including a two person Jacuzzi tub and separate shower. The second MBR suite is located on the main level with a king bed and private bath and is separated from other bedrooms. A third bedroom on the main level also has a king bed and is adjacent to the main bathroom. The fourth bedroom also features a king bed and is adjacent to a full bath and bunk room, all on the lower level. The bunk room has two sets of bunk beds, one twin over twin and the other twin over full. This level also features a spectacular game room/home theater, including an Ohlhausen pool table, Foosball table, bar, and 1080p HD home theater with a 100" screen, Blue-ray player and surround sound.
In addition to the home theater, 4 bedrooms include flat screen TV's with DVD players. The great room and home theater include expanded cable, HBO and Showtime. The home is equipped with high speed wireless internet so that you can keep in touch, and there is a private work area upstairs for those people that must bring their work with them. Soak your worries away in the new 7 person hot tub that is professionally cleaned after every guest stay. Warm your feet or even make s'mores by the outdoor firepit. Full size washer, dryer, iron and ironing board in laundry room.
Located in the Blakeslee community, a popular community because of its quiet, serene setting, and the numerous amenities available. The large, wooded lots provide a feeling of privacy and plenty of play area for the family. Walk or bike to the dock in a few minutes...boat rentals are available at Bill's Marina. The community is fairly level and arranged in a circular (1.6 miles) fashion which makes it perfect for biking, jogging and just an afternoon stroll. In addition, there are 5 miles of hiking trails within the community, as well as trails for snowmobiles and ATV's. Deer, wild turkeys and other wildlife are often seen in the fields by the entrance to the community. The indoor 25' x 50' pool is located in the Community Center (Closed Monday and Tuesday; Hours: Wednesday through Sunday, 12 noon to 8 pm along with a large club room with TV, comfortable chairs, tables and chairs and pool table. Two tennis courts, basketball court, baseball field and outdoor playground are all adjacent to the community center.
You can visit any of the Maryland State Parks with the complimentary park pass. You can hike through Swallow Falls, swim at Muddy Creek Falls, use the boat ramp at the Deep Creek State Park, or enjoy the sand beach at the park.
All of Wisp Mountain's skiing, snowboarding, mountain coaster, Segway tours, whitewater rafting and many other activities are only 10 minutes away.
Movie theater, restaurants, golf, horseback riding and shopping are all within 5-10 minutes. The famous Honi Honi bar is only 5 miles away.
Oakland - There is a nice blend of retail businesses and services including antiques, high quality men and women’s clothing, locally owned full service pharmacies and even an old-fashioned soda fountain. There you can order a milk shake made the old fashioned way!
Oakland, Maryland is also the home to a restored 1884 train station, the new Transportation Museum and the County’s Historical Society Museum.