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Only 2hr from Chicago, Excellent Swimming & Sunsets Free Kayak and Paddleboard

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Your private pier has excellent sunset views.

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  • Minimum stay:2-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

- Only 2 Hrs from Chicago! - Less Driving = More Vacation!

- Recently renovated with an attractive, modern kitchen that has granite counters, and stainless steel GE Profile appliances.

- Use of a kayak and a stand up paddleboard are included with your rental.

- Property features your own private pier and sandy, “swimmable” shoreline.

- The house is located right on the water and boasts breathtaking views of the lake.

- The property faces west for incredible sunset views over the water.

- Quaint town of Cambridge features a paddle and bike shop, the Cam Rock Café.

- Lake Ripely has excellent fishing.

- Free Broadband wireless internet provided!

Less Driving = More Vacation - remodeled with smart design, Lake Ripley Island Lane is a completely private, three-bedroom waterfront vacation home located in Cambridge, Wisconsin. Crystal clear Lake Ripley offers all of the serenity of 'The Great Northwoods' without the long drive.

The Wisconsin Dells are 45 minutes away. - Only 2 Hrs from Chicago! - Less Driving = More Vacation!

There are tons of unique activities in the area, including one of the last drive-in movie theaters in Wisconsin. The Cam-Rock bike trails attract visitors from all over the Midwest.

The town, Cambridge, is vacationland at its finest, with quaint shopping and excellent family dining. Great fishing, water sports, golf, and tennis are a few of the activities that are waiting for you. Apple picking, dairy farm tours, drive-in movies, and stock car races are just a few of the family activities within 15 minutes of the property.

Amenities: The property features your own private pier and a sandy, 'swimmable' shoreline. The property faces west for spectacular sunset water views. There is a screened gazebo, 8 feet from the water, perfect for outdoor dining and relaxing. Excellent beds and linens, all brand new. Everything is provided for you. Enjoy your vacation at this great property. The amenities, sandy shoreline, and breathtaking sunsets will keep you coming back every year.

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Property Type

  • House
  • 1500 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered
  • Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 6-8

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 1 double

    ...moreless

  • Sectional Sofa: 2 twin/ single

    Sectional is bigger than 2 twin beds...moreless

  • The two-story house has three bedrooms which are configured with a king, a queen, and a full-size bed. The first and second bedrooms at the home are completely private. They each contain king and queen sized beds, respectively. The third bedroom is a semi-private loft at the top of the stairs with a full sized bed. You DO have to go through the loft bedroom to get to the other bedrooms. The property has two very nice bathrooms, each have showers....moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

Entertainment

  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games For Kids
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library

Theme

  • Family

Attractions

  • Autumn Foliage
  • Churches
  • Forests
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Water Parks
  • Winery Tours
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • Babysitter
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Massage Therapist

Leisure Activities

  • Bird Watching
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Lake
  • Waterfront
  • Waterfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Ice Skating
  • Jet Skiing
  • Sailing
  • Skiing
  • Snorkeling
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Golf:

    Lots of courses around including Tyrannea in Lake Mills...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Tennis:

    Tennis at nearby Ripley Park...moreless

  • Wood Deck
 

Reviews

Write a review 4.6
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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Fall/Winter/Spring
Oct 10 - May 28, 2015
2 night min stay
$149 $175
Fri, Sat, Sun
$1,200

Rates are based on 4 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

Early Summer
May 29 - Jun 25, 2015
2 night min stay
$249
$1,750

Rates are based on 4 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

Summer Sun
Jun 26 - Sep 8, 2015
7 night min stay

$2,499

Rates are based on 6 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

Labor Day
Sep 4 - Sep 6, 2015
3 night min stay

$897
flat fee
Memorial Day
May 27 - May 29, 2016
3 night min stay

$897
flat fee

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Cleaning $125 + tax
  • Tax Rate 5.6%

Notes:

FREE WiFi wireless Internet.

Memorial Day, Labor Day and New Years Eve are at Summer rates

Summer Rentals are normally Friday to Friday.

Maximum capacity by guests (who are over the age of 3 years old) is 8.

There is a $25 per person, per night charge for additional guests over quoted rates.

Please email or call to confirm other holiday pricing.

all leases signed will have a term 31 days


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Location

20 Miles
Nearest Airport
Dane County Reigonal
2 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Sports Page
1 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Tooth Fairy
10 Miles
Nearest Golf
The Oaks and Yahara Hills (both public)
10 Miles
Nearest Motorway
I-90 and I-94
2 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Sports Page
40 Miles
Nearest Ski
Devils Head and Cascade Mountain
1 Miles
Nearest Beach
Ripley Park

The property is located 2 hours from Chicago, 50 minutes east of Milwaukee, 25 miles southeast of Madison, and 40-minutes northwest of Lake Geneva.

 

Manager info

Year Purchased: 2005

About: A true lover of the lake house- Jason wants you to come share the experience.

Why Cambridge:
Sunsets, sand, screened gazebo. Not the biggest- just the best.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
You are right on top of the water- its a place for water lovers!


Contact us

Speaks: english, spanish

Guestbook comments from the property manager

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  • Your private pier has excellent sunset views.

    Your private pier has excellent sunset views.

  • The Island features excellent swimming right from the pier sandy bottom no weeds

    The Island features excellent swimming right from the pier sandy bottom no weeds

  • Modern and stylish kitchen with granite and stainless steel

    Modern and stylish kitchen with granite and stainless steel

  • You'll feel like you're on the water w/ excellent views of the lake from inside

    You'll feel like you're on the water w/ excellent views of the lake from inside

  • Grandpa teaching the kids to fish on a summer morning

    Grandpa teaching the kids to fish on a summer morning

  • Stylish bathroom adjacent to master bedroom. House was gut renovated in 2006.

    Stylish bathroom adjacent to master bedroom. House was gut renovated in 2006.

  • Preparing dinner on the grill while the sun sets. (Yes the chicken was great.)

    Preparing dinner on the grill while the sun sets. (Yes the chicken was great.)

  • The gazebo can comfortably seat 8 adults- more, if it happens to be happy hour.

    The gazebo can comfortably seat 8 adults- more, if it happens to be happy hour.

  • View of The Island from the air. It's not the biggest , just the highest quality

    View of The Island from the air. It's not the biggest , just the highest quality

  • The quaint coffee shop in town is a great destination for a morning walk.

    The quaint coffee shop in town is a great destination for a morning walk.

  • The amenities of Madison are just 12 miles away with fine dining & kids museum

    The amenities of Madison are just 12 miles away with fine dining & kids museum

  • The kids will play on the pier all day.

    The kids will play on the pier all day.

  • One of the most beautiful spots you will ever find for a vacation.

    One of the most beautiful spots you will ever find for a vacation.

  • You'll want to dine every night in the excellent, large (200SF) screened gazebo.

    You'll want to dine every night in the excellent, large (200SF) screened gazebo.

  • Pictured: Large leather sectional in the living room and dining area behind it

    Pictured: Large leather sectional in the living room and dining area behind it

  • Kids love to fish, and kids love the Island

    Kids love to fish, and kids love the Island

  • KING 'deep bed' in spacious master bedroom

    KING 'deep bed' in spacious master bedroom

  • Although the smallest, 3rd bedroom has lake views

    Although the smallest, 3rd bedroom has lake views

  • Great views from the attractive, screened outdoor living space.

    Great views from the attractive, screened outdoor living space.

  • Generations enjoying the Island together.

    Generations enjoying the Island together.

  • The Village of Cambridge features boutique shopping and great restaurants.

    The Village of Cambridge features boutique shopping and great restaurants.

  • Boutique shops, right in town, are a fun way to spend some time.

    Boutique shops, right in town, are a fun way to spend some time.

  • Hinchley's Dairy Farm Tour gets you up close and personal with a cow.

    Hinchley's Dairy Farm Tour gets you up close and personal with a cow.

  • Lake Ripley boasts great fishing

    Lake Ripley boasts great fishing

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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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Member since: 2007
Speaks: english, spanish
  • Response time Within 24 hours
  • Response rate 90%
  • Calendar last updated 05/03/2015
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