Welcome in the Coming Fall at Big Turkey Lake!(33 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:2-3 nights
- Property type:Cottage
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:Yes
About the Property
Cottage, 3 Bedrooms + , 2 Baths, (Sleeps 8-11). Large yard, deck, dock, beach
Oh, and don't forget to sign the boat paddle before you leave!
Some fun places to go:
Shipshewanna, about 23 minutes away, the heart of the Amish community. Shipshewana features lots of great shops, great homemade food, indoor waterpark, and an auction/flea market every Tues/Wed.(April-Oct). Kukui Shave Ice is great refreshment on a warm day and it even has a gum ball at the bottom of each dish! The Eash Bulk Grocery store has some great bargains and the deli is really good and priced reasonably. They only take cash or check at the grocery, no debit or credit cards. And if you want to hold and love on some puppies, go next door to E&S Sales. We got our sweet Maltipoo puppy there.
Angola, about 25 minutes away, has an outlet mall, restaurants, movie theater and Pokagon State Park with hiking, toboggan run and cross country snow skiing.There is a Walmart, Menards, Kohls, Meijer and CVS in Angola, along with most of the popular fast-food establishments (McDonald's, Wendy's, Taco Bell, Burger King, Subway, Arby's).
Auburn, about 25 minutes away also, has a great movie theater, Cracker Barrell, fast food places, Home Depot and a Walmart just off of I-69.
Stroh, just across the lake, has a great pizza place called Stroh Pizza and More. Their ice cream is amazing! They take cash or checks but no credit cards. The gas station in Stroh has some groceries and will take a credit card if your purchase is over $10. There are 2 other family/pub restaurants in Stroh. Stroh also has several places to worship on Sunday.
No pets are allowed at any time.
*** This cottage is a Non-smoking environment. We do not rent to tenants who smoke at any time, and smoking is not allowed at any time in the cottage or on the property.
Keywords: The lake view and sandy beach is just a few steps away down the lane. This 1360 sq ft cottage renovated 2010 has everything you need to feel comfortable and relaxed after a day of fishing, swimming, sightseeing or snowman building. Relax on the deck, sit by the bonfire, sit in the 2 person swing on the hill, play games, watch TV or watch the snow fall. Wireless internet is available. This cottage is open all year round with central heat and air conditioning and is a great place for a quiet getaway or a family Thanksgiving, Christmas or New Years gathering.
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Member since: 2011
- 1370 sq. ft.
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Minimum Age Limit For Renters:
- Children Welcome
- Non Smoking Only:
- Pets Not Allowed
- Wheelchair Accessible
Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 11, Beds for 8-11
- Queen size Beds (2), Twin or Single Beds (2), Bunk Beds (1)
Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms
- Use of boat dock, paddle boat, row boat
- DVD Player
- Away From It All
- Tourist Attractions
- Live Theater
- Theme Parks
Local Services & Businesses
- Bird Watching
- Horseback Riding
- Miniature Golf
- Outlet Shopping
- Paddle Boating
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
- Lake View
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Cross Country Skiing
- Freshwater Fishing
- Jet Skiing
- Pier Fishing
- Water Skiing
- Water Tubing
- Child's Highchair
- Dining Area
- Seating for 11 people
- Air Conditioning
- Clothes Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided
- Living Room:
- Parking Off Street
- Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
- Washing Machine
- Coffee Maker:
- Cooking Utensils:
- Dishes & Utensils
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Nov 14 - Mar 19, 2017
2 night min stay
Mar 20 - May 14, 2017
2 night min stay
May 15 - Sep 10, 2017
3 night min stay
Sep 11 - Nov 12, 2017
2 night min stay
Nov 13 - Mar 18, 2018
2 night min stay
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Refundable Damage Deposit $250
- Cleaning / 8 + people $80 + tax
- Tax Rate 7%
Holiday Rates apply as follows:
Thanksgiving 2016: Nov 23-27, 2016 - $135.00 per night / minimum 3 night stay
Christmas 2016: Dec 22-26, 2016 - $135.00 per night / minimum 3 night stay
New Years 2016: Dec 29, 2016 - Jan 2, 2017 - $135.00 per night / minimum 3 night stay
Memorial Day: May 26-29, 2017 - $135 per night /minimum 3 night stay
July 4th: June 30-July 4, 2017 - $135 per night / minimum 3 night stay
Labor Day: Sept 1-4, 2017 - $135 per night /minimum 3 night stay
Owner's cancellation policy:
Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.
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Year Purchased: 2008
About the owner: We love coming to the lake to get away! It's always a relaxing experience and it provides us a haven of rest from the demands of our busy careers. We have a large family and they, too, have come to appreciate the lake cottage as a place to come and fish, swim, lay out on the beach or relax by the campfire.
Why the Owner Chose LaGrange, IN, USA:
Growing up as a young girl, some of my wife Kathy's earliest memories were coming to Big Turkey Lake to her grandparent's cottage, which was located just down the road from our current vacation rental. When there was an opportunity to purchase this property, we decided to continue the tradition for our own family and provide them with some of the same memories that have been cherished over the years. Big Turkey Lake, located in Steuben County in northeast Indiana, is one of the numerous lakes in this area, and is located within reasonable driving distance from many large cities in Indiana, Ohio, Michigan and Illinois.
The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
Our cottage is much larger than the average vacation rental and can easily accommodate a large family or a large group of up to 10 or 12 people. It is perfect for family reunions, church or business planning meetings, retreats, 'girl's' or 'guy's' weekend away or just a romantic get away for two. It is very close to Angola and Auburn (both about 25 minutes away) where you can find most of the necessary conveniences (grocery, hardware, restaurants, movie entertainment, etc.). It is within a reasonable driving distance (2 to 3 hours) from major cities like Indianapolis, Detroit and Chicago. Major medical services can be found in Ft. Wayne, about 45 minutes away.
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Kitchen-Microwave, dishwasher, service for 16, seating for 10-12, ceiling fan.
Living Room- satelite TV, DVD/VCR, 3 sofas that are great for sleeping too!
'Bear II' Room-Bedroom-queen bed, closet, ceiling fan, dresser
Beach - down the lane on the left.
The beach for your use
Guise Dock Paddle Boat and row boat with oars available for your use
You will love the sunsets! Bring your camera!
View of the lake from the lane.
Living room-has 3 couches that can be used for sleeping
Bear II room
Blessings Bedroom-2 twins or can be converted to King, Ceiling fan, Closet
Sunsets are beautiful at Turkey Lake! Our dock in on the far right.
Largemouth Bass 4lb 2oz caught by our son-in-law on 6-30-2012 in big Turkey Lake
Wintertime on Big Turkey Lake!
This listing was first published here in 2011.
Date last modified - Tuesday, December 06, 2016
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