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Fox River Il Home W/ Spa, Home Theater, Hot Tub & Terrace

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Canoeing on the scenic Fox River in Sheridan, IL

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Last updated: 04/20/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Fox River vacation home for nightly, weekly or monthly rental featuring many unique and entertaining amenities! Located in Glen Park Estates in Sheridan, IL, just over an hour Southwest of Chicago. This home, known as Creekside Terrace, offers a great base for canoe trips and more, all the while providing scenic views and the comforts of your own spa.

- Home theater room features 90' HD projection screen, DirecTV, Blu Ray DVD player and XBOX 360 w/ Kinect
- Spa and exercise room includes sauna, treadmill, elliptical machine and other exercise equipment
- Outdoor kitchen and covered deck offers views of creek and is connected to spa / exercise room
- Outdoor hot tub and fire pit
- Master suite complete with balcony and jacuzzi garden tub
- Living room highlighted by wood burning fireplace
- Eat-in kitchen / dining room offers great views from balcony


History:
Glen Park was originally established in 1900, along the Fox River in Sheridan, IL, as a resort offering cabin and dormitory rentals in addition to camping on the grounds. This enchanting retreat included a toboggan slide, music stand (amphitheater), dining hall, bowling alley, boat launch and much more. Glen Park was often frequented by many locals and out-of-town visitors, who were drawn to the area.

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Property Type

  • House
  • 2000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Events Allowed
  • Groups
  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    All guests must be 25 years of age or accompanied by a parent ...moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 6-10

  • Master suite: 1 queen

    Balcony, Ceiling fan, Jacuzzi tub ...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

    Ceiling fan...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 1 twin/ single, 1 sleep sofa /futon

    Bunk beds...moreless

  • Home theater room: 1 sleep sofa /futon

    Basement...moreless

  • Spa/exercise room: 1 sleep sofa /futon

    Basement, Ceiling fan...moreless

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

  • Master suite: toilet, shower, jetted tub

    Main level...moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower

    Main level...moreless

  • Bathroom 3: toilet, shower

    Basement...moreless

Other Amenities

  • All guests must be 25 years of age or accompanied by parents.

Entertainment

  • Books
  • Books For Adults
  • Books For Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • DVR
  • Foosball
  • Games For Kids
  • MP3 Dock
  • Music Library
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • VCR
  • Video Game Console:

    XBOX 360 Kinect...moreless

  • Video Games
  • Video Library

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Rustic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Autumn Foliage
  • Caves
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Forests
  • Library
  • Marina
  • Playground
  • Pond
  • Restaurants
  • Water Parks
  • Waterfalls
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Horseback Riding
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • River
  • Rural
  • Village
  • Water View
  • Waterfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Mountain Biking
  • Rafting
  • Swimming
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing

Dining

  • Dining:

    Dining room is connected to Kitchen with balcony overlooking creek....moreless

  • Dining Room
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Baby Gate
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace:

    Wood-burning fireplace in living room...moreless

  • Fitness Room / Equipment:

    Fitness room includes treadmill, elliptical, yoga mats, sauna, etc....moreless

  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided:

    Linens provided include sheets, comforters and pillows. Extra linens can be found in closets ...moreless

  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking:

    4 cars maximum/please make arrangements for additional cars in advance...moreless

  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided:

    Towels are provided for bathrooms, hot tub and sauna...moreless

  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker:

    Keurig and traditional 12 cup coffee maker...moreless

  • Cooking Utensils:

    Slow cooker and large roaster are provided...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Dishes and utensils are provided to serve approx. 12 people....moreless

  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Garbage Disposal
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Balcony:

    Two balconies, one off Master Bedroom and other off Dining Room / Kitchen...moreless

  • Barbecue
  • Beach Towels
  • Binoculars
  • Deck / Patio:

    (2)...moreless

  • Deck Furniture
  • Kayak / Canoe:

    Available for rent from several nearby companies...moreless

  • Large Cooler
  • Lawn / Garden:

    Herb & vegetable garden (Coming Soon - 2014)...moreless

  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Screen Porch / Veranda
  • Terrace
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Walkway To Water
  • Wood Deck
  • Yard

Pool / Spa

  • Hot Tub:

    Large hot tub is shared with our adjoining property, Eagle's Nest...moreless

  • Indoor Hot Tub
  • Jacuzzi
  • Outdoor Hot Tub
  • Sauna:

    4 person sauna in Spa / Exercise room...moreless

  • Whirlpool
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Spring
Apr 1 - May 13, 2015
2 night min stay
$250 $275
Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
$1,500 $3,250
Peak
May 14 - Sep 30, 2015
2 night min stay
$275 $300
Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
$1,650 $5,000
fall
Oct 1 - Nov 18, 2015
2 night min stay
$250 $275
Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
$1,500 $3,250
Holiday
Nov 19 - Jan 6, 2016
2 night min stay
$275 $300
Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
$1,500 $3,750
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$275 $300
Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
$1,650 $5,000
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees and Rental Conditions:

  • Cleaning Fee $100
  • Property Damage Protection $79
  • Tax Rate 11%

Cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking.


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Last updated: 04/20/2015
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Location

Car: Recommended

IL River Wine Trail (30 minutes away):

- Wine trail features several wineries dotted along the Illinois River Road Scenic Byway in Utica, IL

- Several wineries and tasting rooms offer free wine tasting and tours

- Award-winning wines (State and National)

Starved Rock State Park (45 minutes away):

- Offers scenic hiking trails with many waterfalls during spring and after rains

- In 2011, Starved Rock State Park celebrated its 100th Anniversary with more than 2 million people visiting the park from all over the world

Golf (many courses within 30 minutes):

- Several unique, local courses are highly recommended options

- Cog Hill, which has several public courses, is in nearby Lemont, IL, and accepts online tee time reservations

Other nearby local attractions include:

- Antique shopping

- Horse riding

- Race tracks

- Waterpark

- Zip line

Chicago (~1 hour, 15 minutes drive):

- Sports

- Shopping

- Dining & Theater

- Museums

- Art

- Aquarium, Planetarium & Zoos

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2012

Why the Owner Chose Sheridan:
Glen Park was originally established in 1900, along the Fox River in Sheridan, IL, as a resort offering cabin and dormitory rentals in addition to camping on the grounds. This enchanting retreat included a toboggan slide, music stand (amphitheater), dining hall, bowling alley, boat launch and much more. Glen Park was often frequented by many locals and out-of-town visitors, who were drawn to the area.


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Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • Canoeing on the scenic Fox River in Sheridan, IL

    Canoeing on the scenic Fox River in Sheridan, IL

  • Living room on main floor with reading nook

    Living room on main floor with reading nook

  • Full set of stainless steel appliances; basic baking / cooking supplies provided

    Full set of stainless steel appliances; basic baking / cooking supplies provided

  • View of creek from balconies located off master suite and kitchen

    View of creek from balconies located off master suite and kitchen

  • Garden jacuzzi tub in 4 piece master bathroom

    Garden jacuzzi tub in 4 piece master bathroom

  • 3rd bedroom features bunk beds with twin top bunk and a full futon on the bottom

    3rd bedroom features bunk beds with twin top bunk and a full futon on the bottom

  • Spiral staircase down to home theater room from main floor living room

    Spiral staircase down to home theater room from main floor living room

  • Leather sectional couch w/ recliners provides ample seating in home theater room

    Leather sectional couch w/ recliners provides ample seating in home theater room

  • Couch in spa/exercise room folds out into a full size bed

    Couch in spa/exercise room folds out into a full size bed

  • Fire pit area to enjoy the outdoors with friends and family

    Fire pit area to enjoy the outdoors with friends and family

  • Illinois River at Starved Rock located 30 minutes from Creekside Terrace

    Illinois River at Starved Rock located 30 minutes from Creekside Terrace

  • Fox River; perfect for canoe trips, IL River Wine Trail, Starved Rock and more

    Fox River; perfect for canoe trips, IL River Wine Trail, Starved Rock and more

  • Kitchen fully furnished for 12 includes updated stainless steel appliances

    Kitchen fully furnished for 12 includes updated stainless steel appliances

  • Dining area with balcony overlooking wooded creek

    Dining area with balcony overlooking wooded creek

  • Queen bedroom set in master suite provides comforts of home while on vacation

    Queen bedroom set in master suite provides comforts of home while on vacation

  • Queen bed located in second bedroom with ceiling fan

    Queen bed located in second bedroom with ceiling fan

  • Full bathroom on main floor

    Full bathroom on main floor

  • 90' projection screen in home theater room (DirecTV, Blu Ray DVD and XBox 360)

    90' projection screen in home theater room (DirecTV, Blu Ray DVD and XBox 360)

  • Spa/exercise room features a sauna, treadmill, elliptical machine and much more

    Spa/exercise room features a sauna, treadmill, elliptical machine and much more

  • Outdoor terrace kitchen with gas grill, table for eight and views of the creek

    Outdoor terrace kitchen with gas grill, table for eight and views of the creek

  • Summer foliage on the Fox River in Sheridan, IL

    Summer foliage on the Fox River in Sheridan, IL

  • Starved Rock located 30 minutes from Creekside Terrace

    Starved Rock located 30 minutes from Creekside Terrace

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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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Owner
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within 12 hours
  • Response rate 100%
  • Calendar last updated 04/20/2015
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