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This exclusive lakefront house is located directly on Lake Erie in North East, PA, on a spacious one acre lot with a private beach, gazebo and gas fireplace. Chances are if you are coming to North East-- you want to be ON the lake-- and not inland. Location does make a significant difference here in North East. This large property is absolutely on the lake! It is a one of a kind spacious luxury rental directly on the lake.
At Lure of the Lake, we provide you with a quality lake house ON the lake so you can relax and be ON the water 24/7. Listening to the waves, walking on the private beach, swimming, kayaking, fishing or watching the sunsets with a bon fire. These are just a few of the daily rituals at this home in warmer weather. In cooler weather, this home is spacious enough with room for everyone to gather indoors, while enjoying direct views of the lake and relaxing around the gas fireplace.
Lure of the Lake is the place to make special memories On Lake Erie. You can share your holidays or special occasions together with family and friends year round here as we are centrally located along the wine trail. You can walk to Mazza Winery from our house for wine tasting.
We cordially welcome families with children and friends to come and experience authentic lake living, at its finest, for yourself here in our home. Life is always better at the beach!
A unique distinguishing feature of our home's location is the spacious private beach directly in front of the house with vineyards behind it. Its the best of both worlds here in wine country! We have the largest private beach available as a luxury vacation rental in the heart of wine country.
Lure of the Lake is unbeatable in terms of quality, size, location, privacy and price. There is plenty of room indoors and outdoors for lakeshore living in the heart of wine country year round. Lure of the Lake is a great destination for all occasions with many wonderful appointments. Lure of the Lake's name reflects the abundant fishing in Lake Erie, as we are conveniently located between 16 and 20 mile creeks. This is a super sweet spot for fishing in Steelhead Alley for sure. We welcome guided fishing tours and we can give you suggestions for local charters too.
Our fully furnished lake house features that distinguish us from other inland rentals include:
3 Queen bedrooms upstairs, plus double sleeper sofa downstairs, Sleeps 8
2 full bathrooms, one on each floor
Large full kitchen--(fully furnished, dishwasher + table for dining or entertaining)
Large living room with gas Fireplace, vaulted ceiling, 12' window for panoramic views
Dining & sun room-- panoramic direct lake views. DR also opens onto patio
Office space + WiFi (so you can work and be on the lake!)
First floor laundry
Utility room with extra refrigerator
Large Patio & Gazebo with porch swing and Beach Bar (new addition for 2015!)
Spacious 1 acre lot with fire pit, deck furniture, picnic table, umbrella
Quality fresh linens, plus city water
Central Air Conditioning/heat
2 Large T.V.'s one on each floor, plus a DVD player
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Simply stated, our goal and mindset is to provide you with an premier furnished lake house in a prime location with exceptional guest service. This makes for a winning formula for a great vacation destination for you at Lure of the Lake.
Our location is enjoyable for families and friends who want a quality lake house with a private beach along with close access to wineries, fishing, honeymoons, water sports, or to gather for holidays or celebrations in all seasons. Enjoy panoramic views throughout the house or relax in our gazebo and delight in the beauty of the lake in all seasons while visiting in North East.
There is always something to do in our local area. We will gladly give you suggestions if you should have any questions or need assistance with your trip planning. Ask about our Weddings on the Beach with Catering options as well.
*We are locally owned and operated, with a meticulous cleaning staff, city water, quality fresh linens and continuous quality improvements for our guests enjoyment.
This year we added a beach bar for outdoor fun based on guest feedback. We are only a call or text away should you have questions or need anything. Quality guest service and satisfaction is our primary goal in our luxury vacation rental.
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This spacious home with a one acre property offers large private beach frontage, lakefront views, 3 Queen beds, 1 Full Sofabed, 2 full bathrooms, gas fireplace and plenty of space. There are three bedrooms upstairs and a double sleeper sofa in the sun room for an additional bedroom space. Many wineries are within close proximity of this home. World class fishing and local wineries and winery events are big draws to the area. Walk to Mazza Winery (North East) from this home.
In the warmer months, enjoy yard games on the large grassy yard, beach combing, fishing, watersports and swimming. The gazebo with it's porch swing is fun for all ages here. Boaters can launch from the nearby North East Marina. In cooler weather, cozy up to our indoor gas fireplace with good friends, a book or puzzle and a glass of wine. Also in winter, use us as your home base for steelhead fishing, to explore snowmobile trails or enjoy skiing and snowboarding at Peek 'n Peak Ski Resort, or cross country at Wilderness Lodge. Year round, enjoy the local wineries and our quaint town, called North East, PA or nearby Erie PA and the Presque Isle Casino. Regardless of how you choose to relax, we have gorgeous lake views and sunsets at this large lakefront property.
Life here is centered around a laid back small town with miles of vineyards and orchards, miles of lakefront and loads of charm. Sleeps up to 8.
-- 1 acre lakefront property with expansive beachfront and incredible views
--Gazebo with a swing
-- typical Great Lakes shoreline. Not a tropical ocean beach. No palm trees or coconuts. We have sand, stones, driftwood, beach glass and other washed up treasures. See photos.
-- indoor gas fireplace, outdoor fire pit, beach campfires allowed with calm weather.
-- one acre flat grassy lot
-- beach accessed from backyard via downhill grass foot path (see photo)
-- a short walk to Mazza Winery, North East
-- close to North East Marina (about 1 mile)
-- 3 new Queen Sized Beds, plus Full sofa bed
-- Sleeps up to 8. No more than eight allowed.
--quality fresh linens
-- new Dining Room area seats up to 8 at table
-- hardwood floors in all bedrooms
-- local fishing expertise and connections
-- 2 televisions with basic cable and DVD player, 1 upstairs and 1 downstairs
Reserve this lake house as your mid-point destination to meet up with family or friends. This is a wonderful setting for your family vacation, holiday gathering, honeymoon, or friends getaway. We are kid friendly.
At night, open the windows and let nature and lake breezes refresh you. From two bedrooms, enjoy stargazing and view the Canadian lights directly across the lake. The gazebo also looks directly across the lake to Canada. The gazebo is a sweet spot on both sunny and rainy days. The gazebo has a large porch swing where you can really unwind and recharge.
Inside, the spacious living room with an indoor gas fireplace is a comfortable place to gather with friends and family in all seasons for all occasions. There is a large patio facing the beach with a picnic table, chairs, grill and umbrella to extend the comforts of outdoor lake living. We often see eagles cruising the shoreline hunting and fishing. This is a natural migratory pathway and birding is a treat here. The large private beach is great for relaxing, bonfires, watersports, sunsets, swimming, fishing or beach combing. Beach glass and beach art are fun traditions here.
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Summer On the Lake (Sat-Sat)
Jun 21 - Aug 21, 2015
6 night min stay
Summer On the Lake Aug 22-27
Aug 22 - Aug 27, 2015
5 night min stay
Aug 30 - Sep 3, 2015
3 night min stay
Labor Day On the Lake
Sep 4 - Sep 8, 2015
4 night min stay
Fall Wine Harvest On the Lake
Sep 9 - Nov 15, 2015
2 night min stay
Holiday Shopping & Gatherings
Nov 16 - Jan 4, 2016
2 night min stay
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
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Beachcombing, beachglass hunting, bring your own kayak or windsurfer and launch from private beach. Anchor your boat off private beach. World class fishing -- from private beach and closeby streams. Fishing charters, boat ramp and day-rate slips available at the nearby (1-2 miles) North East Marina. We are on the Lake Erie Wine Trail -- nine wineries in North East alone and within walking distance to one.
Year Purchased: 2004
About the owner: Hello and welcome to Lake Erie in North East, PA. My name is Megan, and thank you for taking the time to read my bio. We are a locally owned and operated luxury vacation destination on the lake. Several generations of my family have lived along the shores of Lake Erie in North East, spanning several decades. I grew up in North East and have traveled extensively. I continue to reside in N.E. with my family. Lake Erie is a great hidden treasure in North East, and the surrounding areas. We cordially welcome you to come and stay with us to explore and experience our local treasures for yourself. We have been in the rental business for over 10 years in long term and luxury vacation rentals. Our goal is to provide a quality lake house and a relaxing vacation experience for you in all seasons and all occasions. Our cleaning staff is professional and meticulous. This home has wonderful appointments, is very comfortable, well organized and has a large open layout both indoors and outdoors. We have many unique property features and amenities that distinguish us from other rentals in the area. Excellent customer service and satisfaction along with continuous quality improvements are the primary focus of our operation. We listen to the feedback from our guests and strive to make continuous quality improvements that everyone will enjoy while staying with us. Last year we added a gazebo with a swing on the lake, which has been a huge hit with all generations! This year we added a beach bar to enhance our outdoor living and entertaining options. When you call or email, you will correspond with my very experienced and knowledgeable reservationist, Cathy Wonderling. We work closely together to assure you a delightful stay. Cathy lives 2 miles from this property and is easy to reach if you have questions, concerns or need suggestions about our local area. Hope you can join us on the lake where memories are made as we love to share it!
Why the Owner Chose Erie:
There's something special about growing up on Lake Erie. Life revolves around the water and the lake. In summer, we live at the beach. As a teen, I was a lifeguard at Freeport. The fishing and our sunsets are world class. In fall, the water temperatures moderate the climate, producing perfect conditions for grape growing and our local wine industry. In winter, we snowmobile, ski, ice-fish, ice-skate and dream about summer days again. I bought this property because of its beauty and its size -- it's rare to find a one acre lakefront property with easy beach access. Need any recommendations? Ask me. I grew up here and have can tell you about the locals' best kept secrets.
The Unique Benefits at this House:
This home is directly on Lake Erie and has it's own large private beach. The one acre-sized yard is huge by lake home standards. I can walk to the North East Marina along the beach or walk to the Mazza Winery. This lake house has many distinguishing features that set it apart from other rentals. The gazebo, beach bar, fireplace, one acre lot and large private beach are just the beginning. The lake is borders the front and the vineyards are behind the house. Its the best of everything here in steelhead alley and wine country. Lake Erie sunsets are beautiful and relaxing to watch from anywhere on the property. Eagles frequent the beach as well as other wildlife. I also enjoy stargazing and seeing the Canadian lights across the lake at night. From here, you are a short 26 miles from Canada. Care to swim the distance? I can tell you about our first local swimmer who has-- Ms. Halli Reid. She is a local legend and just so happens to have a park dedicated in her honor at Freeport Beach. Check it out when you are here.
Gazebo on the lake with spacious house, & 1 acre yard. Life is good on the lake
Spacious living room with gas fireplace, panoramic views of lake and vineyards!
Spacious first level full bathroom, washer and dryer. Fresh linens provided!
Queen bedroom #2, has direct view on the lake & large TV---relax and unwind
Upstairs full bathroom, with tub/shower. Plenty of new towels + quality linens
Private office space & WIFI available to stay connected while on vacation
Premier 1 acre lot On the lake-grassy footpath to your private beach-Priceless!
New out door shower is handy after a day of swimming, fishing or beach combing!
Large private beach for swimming, fishing, bon fires and treasure hunting!
Best of both worlds here! Vineyards & Lake Erie on each side of this home!
Enjoy gazebo & private beach. Play and explore ON the lake with room for all.
Great setting for families and friends to gather and make special memories here!
Wonderful direct lake views throughout house and plenty of room inside and out!
Modern, convenient large kitchen fully stocked with breakfast nook.
Q bedroom #1--spacious with views on the lake . Listen to waves or watch nature
Queen bedroom #3 with relaxing vineyard view in the heart of wine country!
Original boat house door crafted into large dining table for lake view dining!
Cozy gas fireplace in living room is great in all seasons and for all occasions!
New outdoor shower! Come in from a day on the beach or lake and freshen up!
Gorgeous Sunset waiting for you! Great fishing & watersports. Launch from beach
Close to 24 wineries in the heart of Wine Country. You can walk to Mazza Winery!
Large private beach- entrance is a grassy footpath right in the backyard.
Our gazebo mermaid welcomes you to the shores of Lake Erie on the wine trail!
Gazebo time is great in all weather. Porch swing is fun for all ages!
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