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Lovely Lakefront Vacation Home with Private Beach, Piers and Water Trampoline

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Last updated: 08/16/2014
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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Ask Owner
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Powers Lake villa description

Powers Lake Waterfront, with 2 piers, boathouse, & huge water trampoline

A lovely Scandinavian style lakefront home, sitting up on a hill enjoying a great view of the wonderful Powers Lake. An acre of manicured lawns, private sandy bottom beach with 2 piers, with lounge area for relaxing and boat docking, raft and a huge water trampoline.! Great for all ages. On the beach a boathouse with living room and extra bedroom/changing room - ideal for waterside relaxing. Beach side fire pit with built around seating for cozy evenings by the water under the stars. Gourmet gas grill on the deck for outdoor entertaining with great views!. The house is designed to be a happy, energizing and relaxing family retreat, fully equipped with all the kitchen equipment and tools for the most serious of cooks. Plenty of dining space, seating up to 20. Open plan kitchen, dining and living area. 2 fireplaces. Lots of sleeping arrangements. 3 TVs with DVD, VHS and stereos.


Private Beach and Water Trampoline: PRIVATE BEACH AND WATER TRAMPOLINE: Huvila Finlandia is a perfect location for a family vacation. Sitting on top of a hill it offers wonderful views of the lake. An acre of manicured lawns, private sandy bottom beach, 2 piers (with lounge area) for relaxing and/or docking boats, a floating raft and a huge water trampoline (great for all ages) for guests private use. Lounging on the pier, guests can enjoy the fun 'wake boarding show' that goes by. At the beach, a boat house with living room and extra bedroom/changing room, with stereos, refrigerator and comfortable lounge area for waterside relaxing. Beach side fire pit with built around seating, great for night time family get together with s'mores. Outdoor dining areas both by the beach as well as up on the deck with view all around. Great gourmet gas grill, lounge area and hammock on the deck. Night time star gazing at its best. Swings are hung from the big old maple and elm trees for kids enjoyment. Beautiful scenery. Tranquility.

Scandinavian Cottage: Huvila Finlandia is a charming, Scandinavian style lake cottage, providing all the necessities for a relaxing getaway. There is a fireplace and a wood burning stove in the house, for cozy evenings. Kitchen is fully equipped for the most serious of a cook and ready for family dinner parties. The open plan living, kitchen and dining area offers a perfect place for the whole family to be together. There is plenty of table space for a large group. 3 tables seat up to 18-20 people. Stereo, 3 tvs, dvd and vhs players for entertainment. Cable TV and WiFi !
The design is clean, fresh and cheerful. Scandinavian cottage: blue, white and a pinch of yellow. Off white ceramic tile floors through out, for clean low allergen environment. Pretty china and glass cabine full of wine glasses waiting for the vacation to start....

Special events - agreement must be made in writing with the owner. Once agreed, we will be happy to give helpful information for planning the even

Jefferson Island on Powers Lake: Huvila Finlandia cottage is situated in the middle o the Powers Lake, on Jefferson Island. Walking distance to few restaurants, others accessible by boat or car. On he lake the social scene is busy, there is the wonderful and popular 'rock bar' - a shallow area in the middle of the lake where boats anchor and people mingle and have fun (volley ball and cook outs in the middle of the lake). The 4th of July fireworks on this lake are impressive, the Powers Lake Yacht Club even host a Venetian Carnival - a must see - as pontoon boats get dressed up and parade around the lake competing for a winner! Sailing school for children, regattas, dinner parties, ladies tennis, all part of the club activities.

Lots of festivals! To mention few: Country Thunder Concert (mins away), Alpine Valley summer concerts and Lake Geneva has events through out summer...

Guests may bring their own boats and dock at Huvila Finlandia's pier. Boats can be rented nearby on the lake.

Property Type

      • Villa

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental

          Onsite Services

              • Private Chef

              Suitability

              • Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm
              • Children Welcome
              • Non Smoking Only
              • Low Allergen Environment
              • Long-Term Renters Welcome

              Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 17

              • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

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              • Bedroom 2: 1 double

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              • Bedroom 3: 1 double

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              • Bedroom 4: 6 twin/ single

                3 bunk beds...moreless

              • Boathouse bedroom: 1 double, 2 twin/ single

                2 bunk beds...moreless

              • There are beds spaces for 12 in the main house plus an additional queen size sofa bed in the living room. In the boathouse, there is a bedroom that has a bunk bed for 3 people and a queen size sofa bed in the living room. The boathouse does not have a bathroom, guests must use the main house bathrooms. The main house has a fun bedroom specially for kids with 3 twin bunk beds (sleeps 6). It has a sitting/play area with TV, DVD and VHS player, books and toys. The other 3 bedrooms are comfortable doubles or queen, one with TV. All the bedrooms have ceiling fans. There are various other fans around the house. All the windows have screens. We recommend keeping all the windows open during summer time as there is a lovely breeze coming from the lake cooling the house naturally during hot weather. All together on the property there are bed spaces for 17 people....moreless

              Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

              Entertainment

              • DVD Player
              • Television
              • Satellite / Cable
              • VCR
              • Radio
              • Stereo
              • CD Player
              • Audio Tape Player
              • Books
              • Books For Adults
              • Books For Kids
              • Games
              • Games For Kids
              • Toys

              Theme

              • Family
              • Away From It All

              Attractions

              • Arboretum
              • Autumn Foliage
              • Churches
              • Cinemas
              • Forests
              • Library
              • Marina
              • Playground
              • Theme Parks
              • Water Parks
              • Live Theater
              • Synagogues
              • Winery Tours
              • Zoo
              • Coin Laundry
              • Restaurants

              Leisure Activities

              • Walking
              • Scenic Drives
              • Paddle Boating
              • Sight Seeing
              • Bird Watching
              • Gambling Casinos
              • Antiquing
              • Horseback Riding

              local services and businesses

              • Groceries
              • Fitness Center
              • Hospital
              • Laundromat
              • Babysitter
              • Massage Therapist
              • Medical Services
              • ATM/Bank

              Location Type

              • Beachfront
              • Beach View
              • Lakefront
              • Lake View
              • Waterfront
              • Water View
              • Beach
              • Lake

              sports and adventure activities

              • Swimming
              • Mountain Biking
              • Roller Blading
              • Snorkeling
              • Sound/Bay Fishing
              • Golf Privileges Optional
              • Ski Lift Privileges
              • Ski Privileges Optional
              • Pier Fishing
              • Rafting
              • Equestrian Events
              • Hiking
              • Hunting Big Game
              • Hunting Small Game
              • Jet Skiing
              • Fly Fishing
              • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
              • Hunting
              • Tennis
              • Sailing
              • Cycling
              • Fishing
              • Skiing
              • Golf
              • Wind-Surfing
              • Water Skiing
              • Paragliding

              Dining

              • Dining Area
              • Child's Highchair
              • Seating for 17 people

              forms of payment

                  • Accept Credit Card

                  General

                  • Telephone
                  • Air Conditioning
                  • Heating
                  • Linens Provided
                  • Iron & Board
                  • Wireless Internet
                  • Wood Stove
                  • Parking Off Street
                  • Parking On Street
                  • Activities Guide
                  • Alarm Clock
                  • Ceiling Fans
                  • Water Cooler
                  • Filtered Water
                  • Local Activities Guide
                  • Local Maps
                  • Local Restaurant Guide
                  • Basic Soaps
                  • Toilet Paper
                  • Clothes Dryer
                  • Fireplace
                  • Sofa Bed
                  • Parking
                  • Broadband Access
                  • Tiled Stove
                  • Internet
                  • Towels Provided

                  Kitchen

                  • Dishwasher
                  • Refrigerator
                  • Freezer
                  • Stove
                  • Microwave
                  • Grill
                  • 4 Ring Stove
                  • Cooking Utensils
                  • Blender
                  • Pantry Items
                  • Stove
                  • Coffee Maker
                  • Toaster

                  Outside

                  • Outdoor Grill
                  • Walkway To Water
                  • Beach Chairs
                  • Raft
                  • Wood Deck
                  • Boat Dock
                  • Outdoor Grill Gas
                  • Lawn / Garden
                  • Terrace
                  • Barbecue
                  • Child's Swing
                  • Screen Porch / Veranda
                  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
                   

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                  7 night min stay
                  $950
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                  $4,900

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                  • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
                  • cleaning, laundry $350
                  • Taxes Not included

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                  Last updated: 08/16/2014
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                  Location

                  60 Miles
                  Nearest Airport
                  O'hare and Milwaukee
                  10 Miles
                  Nearest Ferry
                  Lake Geneva
                  20 Miles
                  Nearest Train
                  Fox Lake, IL
                  4 Miles
                  Nearest Motorway
                  Route 12 and 50
                  1 Miles
                  Nearest Barpub
                  5 Miles
                  Nearest Ski
                  Wilmot
                  1 Miles
                  Nearest Golf
                  Nippersink Country Club
                  1 Miles
                  Nearest Restaurant

                  Car: Recommended

                  The spectacular Powers Lake is located 1 hour between Chicago and Milwaukee, minutes from the legendary resort town of Lake Geneva and antiquing town of Richmond. 30 mins to Six Flags Great America Amusement Park and Gurnee Outlet Mall. There are many great golf courses and country clubs, public beaches, nature parks, festivals, lake cruises, boat rentals, shopping, restaurants, bars, night clubs, cinemas, petting zoos, horse races, , spas, country fairs, hot air ballooning, monster truck races, hunting clubs, etc, nearby. Also near are ski mountains Wilmot and Alpine Valley (summer concerts) and the famous Grand Geneva Resort, for summer and winter activities, including special a snowboarding mountain and an enormous indoor water park. Sailing, water skiing, tubing, jet skiing, kayaking, canoeing, fishing, leisure boating, tennis, horseback riding, biking, four wheeling, snowmobiling, windsurfing, hiking, x-country skiing, skating, swimming, etc.

                   

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                  Photos

                  • Boathouse and beach

                    Boathouse and beach

                  • View of the house from the beach

                    View of the house from the beach

                  • 2 piers for boats and launching

                    2 piers for boats and launching

                  • Extra dining or table for games in the house

                    Extra dining or table for games in the house

                  • bedroom 3

                    bedroom 3

                  • bedroom 1

                    bedroom 1

                  • bedroom ideal for kids with 3 bunks (= 6 beds)

                    bedroom ideal for kids with 3 bunks (= 6 beds)

                  • Side entrance to the house

                    Side entrance to the house

                  • Boat  house living room

                    Boat house living room

                  • on our beach,   an other sitting area

                    on our beach, an other sitting area

                  • on our beach,  fire pit and a swing

                    on our beach, fire pit and a swing

                  • regatta at Powers Lake,  every sunday

                    regatta at Powers Lake, every sunday

                  • Private water trampoline on our beach

                    Private water trampoline on our beach

                  • View from the large deeck up by the house with dining

                    View from the large deeck up by the house with dining

                  • Dining table in the house

                    Dining table in the house

                  • Living room

                    Living room

                  • bedroom 2

                    bedroom 2

                  • Kitchen

                    Kitchen

                  • View of house from the street

                    View of house from the street

                  • Hillside with great lake views, with swing hanging from tree

                    Hillside with great lake views, with swing hanging from tree

                  • Seating on the dock

                    Seating on the dock

                  • hammock up on the deck

                    hammock up on the deck

                  • sunsets are breathtaking at Powers Lake

                    sunsets are breathtaking at Powers Lake

                  • Powers Lake - the nicest lake ever  !!!!!

                    Powers Lake - the nicest lake ever !!!!!

                  $4,900 per week (USD)
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                  5 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
                  Sleeps 17

                  View calendar: Updated 08/16/14
                  Minimum stay: 7 nights
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