Beautiful Secluded Lot Above Lake Galena. 3BR Suites/Hot Tub/Play Pool

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Enjoy This Naturally Beautifiul Secluded Galena Territory Getaway. Hot Tub/Pool


Last updated: 11/17/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2-3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

ENJOY THE GOOD COMPANY OF FAMILY AND FRIENDS at THE LAKE HOUSE (2,300 sq. ft. 2 levels, 3 BEDROOMS, queen beds, 3 1/2 baths, 1 queen sleeper), NESTLED IN THE WOODS ABOVE LAKE GALENA. ENJOY shopping, golfing, fishing, or hiking, or just relax and refresh in the HOT TUB. The LAKE HOUSE is builder designed/owned (ROBERT JOHNSON BUILDERS INC.) and HIGHLY maintained. Accommodations combine whimical decorating with lots of COMFORT. ENJOY 'just like home' amenities, washer/dryer, satellite TV's. PLENTY of towels, all bedding, sheets, pillows, blankets, soap and paper goods. Dish detergent, napkins and trash bags provided for your carefree stay. Outdoor deck, screen porch, picnic table, and charcoal grill (charcoal provided). Windows everywhere provide sunlight throughout open flowing interiors with hardwood floors.



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Property Type

  • House
  • 2300 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    25 years and older...moreless

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

  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

    Large window with wooded view. Own bathroom with shower....moreless

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

    Beautiful arched picture window/whirpool & separate shower ...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 1 queen

    Comfortable queen with own bathroom/shower...moreless

  • Master Bedroom on main level. Queen. Whirlpool tub with separate shower. Large vanity, linen closet. Q-tips, cotton balls, and all paper goods provided. Beautiful arched window. Decorated and very comfortable....moreless

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower, jetted tub

    Large window above whirlpool tub, separate shower....moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower


  • Bathroom 3: toilet, shower

    Connected to bedroom...moreless

  • Bathroom 4: toilet

    Conveniently located on first floor...moreless

  • Each bedroom has a bath room.


  • Television:

    Two TV's. One on each level of The Lake House....moreless


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


  • Arboretum
  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Theme Parks
  • Water Parks
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Horseback Riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Miniature Golf
  • Paddle Boating
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Shuffleboard
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Lake View:

    Beautiful secluded timbered lot above Lake Galena, in The Galena Territory, Eagle Ridge, with seasonal lake view....moreless

  • Resort:

    Located in Eagle Ridge Resort and Spa. Restaurant on site and General Store with great deli (steaks) and fuel. ...moreless

  • Rural:

    Beautiful wooded property, 450' driveway. No home on right side of lot. Very private, peaceful, and secluded lot....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • Hunting
  • Ice Skating
  • Kayaking
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing


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


  • Air Conditioning:

    Ceiling fan in Great Room....moreless

  • Clothes Dryer:

    Bounce sheets provided....moreless

  • Fireplace:

    Beautiful floor to ceiling stone fireplace in main level Great Room. Gas fireplace. Inoperable in warm season months....moreless

  • Fitness Room / Equipment:

    Beautiful fitness room with windows overlooking The Territory at The Owner's Club. Each Guest must have proximity card for entry/car pass for parking....moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet:

    Available at Owner's Club with proximity card. ...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    All linens provided for bed and bath and hot tub....moreless

  • Living Room:

    Open to dining with floor to ceiling gas fireplace. Satellite TV. Windowns everywhere to let outside inside. Bright and sunny home. Also enjoy the lower gathering room with pool table and TV....moreless

  • Parking
  • Telephone:

    Local call only. No long distance provided....moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    Bath and Hot Tub towels provided....moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    Laundry soap provided....moreless


  • Coffee Maker:

    Coffee and filters provided....moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher:

    Dishwasher soap provided...moreless

  • Kitchen:

    Fully equipped. Pots/Pans. Dishes/Silverware/Glassware. Paper napkins/Towels/Foil. Salt/Pepper. Coffee/Tea. ...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven


  • Boat:

    Boat/Pontoon rental available at Marina, Lake Galena. Fishing licenses, bait, food, drink also available. Must have proximity cards for entry and parking pass....moreless

  • Deck / Patio:

    Large deck (overlooking hot tub) with charcoal grill and screen porch with patio set....moreless

  • Golf:

    Four courses available at Resort: General, North, South, and 9 hole East Golf Course. Galena Golf Course in town....moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    Rent kayaks downtown....moreless

  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill:

    Charcoal grill, charcoal/ligher fluid provided....moreless

  • Ski & Snowboard:

    Chestnut Mountain. 815-777-1320...moreless

  • Tennis

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool:

    Beautiful indoor and outdoor pool at Owner's Club. Must have proximity card for entry and car pass for parking....moreless

  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub:

    On lower deck of THE LAKE HOUSE. Open to beautiful surrounding and bright stars at night....moreless

  • Indoor Pool


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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Nov 25 - Nov 29, 2015
3 night min stay
$295 $295
Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun

Rates are based on 6 guests; add $45 per night, per additional guest

Dec 24 - Dec 27, 2015
3 night min stay
$295 $295
Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun

Rates are based on 6 guests; add $45 per night, per additional guest

Dec 30 - Jan 3, 2016
3 night min stay
$388 $388
Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$250 $295
Fri, Sat, Sun

Rates are based on 6 guests; add $45 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates


  • CLEANING $85 + tax
  • Tax Rate 11%



We require a $100.00 deposit by check to secure your reservation. We do not take credit cards.

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Last updated: 11/17/2015
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All of our homes are located in The Galena Territory, Eagle Ridge Resort and Spa. 6,800 acres of beautiful rolling hills and valleys. Thousands of years ago Ice Age glaciers traveled from the North and leveled hills and valleys but divided and detoured, sparing Jo Daviess County. Native Americans called this land Manitoomie which means God's County, which describes our little 'town that time forgot.'


Owner info

Year Purchased: 1995

About the owner: Bob and I decided to get away from it all and do a day trip to Galena. Before getting to town Bob wanted to see the golf course this brother played in The Galena Territory. We passed the model homes and later visited them. We both fell in love with The Territory that day and we bought our first lot. While building our summer home, Bob fell in love with everything about Galena. He convinced me to move here with our son, Bret, then 7 years old. I gave Bob a year here and guess what? It was the best thing that we have ever done!!!!! It is a step back in time with knowing lots of people even while shopping for groceries. Knowing that your children or grandchildren are safe at all times. Feeling privileged that you live in such a naturally beautiful enviroment. We absolutely love Galena and The Galena Territory. We also use our vacation home rentals as models for clients who wish to build here.

Why the Owner Chose Galena:
I have always wished for a water view and I love wooded lots. THE LAKE HOUSE has both, wooded with a seasonal view of the lake! We would have built our own home on this lot but thought our son would accolade better at a larger school since we moved here from Naperville, IL.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Very secluded and private setting. HOT TUB is open to beautiful surroundings, glider swing set in the woods. Master bedroom has whirlpool tub with separate shower. 2 gathering rooms.

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    Enjoy This Naturally Beautifiul Secluded Galena Territory Getaway. Hot Tub/Pool

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This listing was first published here in 2013.

Date last modified - Tuesday, November 17, 2015

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