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

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Last updated: 07/28/2015
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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Ask Owner
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property 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. 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. Open plan kitchen, dining and living area. Lots of sleeping arrangements.


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, refrigerator and comfortable lounge area for waterside relaxing. Outdoor dining areas both by the beach as well as up on the deck with view all around. Gas grill and fire pit up on the deck. Night time star gazing at its best. 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 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, tv, 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. New cathedral ceilings. Off white ceramic tile floors through out for clean low allergen environment. Pretty china and glass cabinet 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. Couple of minutes walk to the bar/restaurant Annex, where live music and fun evenings take place. On the 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 Powers Lake Yach Club activities.

Lots of festivals nearby! 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.

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Property Type

  • Villa

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Onsite Services

  • Private Chef

Suitability

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

Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 17

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 double

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 1 double

    ...moreless

  • 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

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

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Family

Attractions

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

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

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

Location Type

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

Sports & Adventure Activities

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

Dining

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

General

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

Kitchen

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

Outside

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

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$950
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Fees:

  • cleaning, laundry $350
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
  • Tax Rate 7%

Notes:

Friday to Friday bookings preferred


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Last updated: 07/28/2015
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Location

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

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 !!!!!

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  • Sleeps
    17
  • Bedrooms
    5
  • Bathrooms
    2
  • Property type
    Villa
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Member since: 2010
Speaks: english, spanish, finnish, English
  • Response time Within 2 days
  • Response rate 90%
  • Calendar last updated 07/28/2015
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