Luxury Lakefront Home on Private Lake in Northern Wisconsin(10 Reviews)
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- Property type:House
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:N/A
About the Property
House, 3 Bedrooms + Loft, 3 Baths, (Sleeps 2-8)
Located a minute or so from the village of St. Germain and ideally located between Eagle River and Minocqua, Wisconsin - approximately 12 miles from each.
The lakefront home includes many luxurious features such as: satellite LG- HD- 55 inch flatscreen TV, air conditioning, screened in porch, large deck overlooking Lake Pickerel, stone high-efficiency gas fireplace, a firepit and a 'wall of windows' that offers panoramic views of the scenery. The property offers dock access (seasonal and 3-5 minutes away at most) and guests are allowed to bring their own boat or other watercraft. We are now offering a new pontoon boat to our visitors at a competitive daily charge of $100 per day. A new lift has been added at our dock to accomodate this watercraft. For those of you that cannot part with your technical/electronic gadgets and computers, we now have wireless! A land line phone for making local calls as well as 911 is now in use.
Keywords: newer model home lakehouse, family vacation home, WINTER SPORTS! pontoon, snowmobile trails on our lake as well as off the nearby road, close to shopping, fun activities, golf, great eating spots, great getaway, relaxing vacation, quiet, on private lake, great pan fishing
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Member since: 2011
- Vacation Rental
Non Smoking Only:
No smoking whatsoever is allowed in the house including the screened-in porch. You may smoke on the 2nd level deck, but please dispose of your cigarette butts in a proper fashion. Thank you....moreless
Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 2-8
- King size beds (1) The king bed is from Colorado and is made of beautiful logs. It is in master bedroom leading out onto our screened-in-porch with a fabulous view of our lake. You don't have to leave the bed to see our lake., Queen size Beds (2) We have a queen bed in our front bedroom on main floor as well as in our over-sized loft area on 2nd level. Even though it is an open floor plan in loft, it is very private with your own full bathroom, game area and a nice couch which can turn into a sofa sleep., Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) A queen-sized sleeper-sofa is also available in the open lofted area on the 2nd floor. In addition to that, we offer a queen-sized air mattress. All you have to do is plug it in, and it fills with air....moreless
Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms
- One of our favorite rooms is our screened-in porch. With plenty of seating and a wonderful close view of the lake and wild life, it's the place to put your feet up, have a piece of homemade pie and a good book or just take a short nap while you breathe in that fresh lake air. Alot of good conversations begin in that porch! We have also added a new pontoon boat this year at a daily competitive rate of $100--a minimum of 3 days. It is located at our dock on a new lift. Up to 8 people are allowed on it. For cruising and/or fishing. ...moreless
- DVD Player
Satellite / Cable:
We offer a new LG 55in. HD flatscreen with Directvl and DVD player. We also are still able to watch movies from a hundred or so vhs tapes we store at our lakehouse for your own choosing. There is also a set of headphones in case someone wishes to watch tv late while others want to sleep. That way there will be no sound for others to hear....moreless
- Horseback Riding
- Miniature Golf
- Sight Seeing
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Jet Skiing
- Water Skiing
- Air Conditioning
- Clothes Dryer
- Gas Fireplace:
- Linens Provided:
- Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:
We offer our moose dish set along with all utensils imagineable along with spices, pots, pans, casserole dishes, toaster, coffeemaker--just help yourself. We have a large kitchen island with bar stools as well as a beautiful solid heavy wood table which seats 6, but can seat up to 10-12 with our leaf extensions. There are extra card table chairs and another table/chair set in the loft also....moreless
Rent our new pontoon boat this year--$100 daily charge--3 night minimum. New lift. A separate security deposit of $295 will hold your reservation. $295/night-busy season; off-season-2nights=$350/night, 3nights=$295/night,4+=$250 Rental monies, signed contract due 30 days prior to arrival. Full refund if cancellation occurs PRIOR to the 30 days before your stay. Ask about our Referral bonus we offer! It means one free day/night for you! Enjoy a few special surprises when you arrive at Petry Lake House! We book year round now! Snowmobile rates start at $250 per night!
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Our absolute favorite steak place! First come first serve here. Sizzling hot plates with the best filets known to mankind! You will not be disappointed! Under 10 minutes from Petry lake house. Turn left at "J", go 1 mile, turn left on 70W. for another mile. Turn left on 70W for 3 miles. It's that quick! You might have a wait if you are not there at an earlier time. But it's SOOO worth it!...MoreCollapse
A wonderful deli/grocery store, but an even more FANTASTIC bakery! You had better get there in the early morning--by 8AM or so to get your favorites! Closes at 2pm but there won't be anything left anyway other than in the grocery store. Cranberry fritters are our favorite!! You will LOVE this bakery!...MoreCollapse
Year Purchased: 2001
About the owner: We have enjoyed Wisconsin 'getaways' for years while raising our family of 3 children who now are all adults. It's just great to take our 'mini-vacations' whenever we can and go to our lakehouse for a stress-free experience. We love fishing, having the ever-growing family come up and enjoy our freshly caught fish dinners. Of course, we could not skip eating out at Blink Bonnie's, stopping at Cathy's ice cream shop or having divine Italian dining at Spang's--all within just minutes from our private 'resort'. We love watching the Eagles, hummingbirds, woodpeckers, bluebirds, deer just to name a few of the wildlife creatures we have witnessed up here. We have actually spotted bear on 2 occasions over the years, but that is very rare. We also like the convenience of shopping the unique stores in Minocqua and Eagle River. And of course, the Indian casino is only 30-35 minutes away. Golfing is under 10 minutes from our lake home, including an awesome mini-golf for the children. Go-karting, horseback riding, tubing on the waters is only a few miles on 70 toward Eagle River. It's gorgeous in the fall with a wide array of beautiful colored trees and nice weather with craft shows and festivals. Winter is a new beginning for the snowmobilers and skiiers since we are in the middle of snowmobile country--Eagle River being the capital of snowmobiling. Hop on our lake to get on a trail or just down to 'J'. Trails are plentiful! But come back to Petry lake house and with a push of a button, you will have a cozy gas log enclosed fireplace heating our great room in a matter of minutes. All we can say is 'enjoy, enjoy, and enjoy'. Our promise is that you probably will not want to go back home when the time comes for your departure! It can be a' fantasy land- 'that is for certain for adults as well as children.
Why the Owner Chose St Germain, WI, USA:
It's far enough to call it the 'Northwoods'. We feel like we are 'getting away' with something by driving the 4 hours to come up here. We leave all of our stress back at home--it's kind of a 'cleansing' thing. lol You will know what we are talking about once you experience it. If you are like us, you will not want to go home on that final day! We love the fishing here, or just the soothing quiet with the sound of loon as we are drifting on the lake or sitting in our screened in porch, the shops, the eating, the peaceful, relaxing life, the many activities that we can do if we feel like it and on occasion the Indian casino! And it's just beautiful when the snows come. Snowmobiling is also quite a fun experience--we are only minutes from the snowmobile capital of the world---Eagle River! But when we arrive home, with a push of a button, our enclosed gas log fireplace pops on and heats the family room/great room in a matter of minutes. That's a good time to enjoy the satellite tv or our family collection of dvd movies we offer while cozying up on our leather pit group as well as the big leather recliner. Petry lake house is secluded but yet not far from conveniences of life. That's what we like--the best of both worlds.
The Unique Benefits at this House:
One very important thing we neglected to mention is that on occasion we love bringing some of our good friends up so they can experience it as well. We enjoy 'sharing' our Northwoods'' home away from home' so that others may find the joy we do in getting away from it all. It's a great 'stress reliever' we have found. It has also been wonderful in doing alot of family 'bonding' with our family--children/grandchildren. Experiences we would not trade for the world. We hope you decide to experience it yourselves with Petry lake house!
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Standing at the entrance to our lake house
Standing in Loft over Great Room, Stone/ enclosed gas Log Fireplace-Recliner!
Master BR-glass doors to screen porch/walk in closet/bath/armoire, chair ottoman
Dining/kitchen/island-door to screen porch on rt.-vaulted maple ceiling with fan
From Great Room onto large back deck/lake-gorgeous view of many colorful sunsets
Standing on 20 ft. long dock looking at back of house/deck and alot of windows!
Moose guarding 30 ft. long loft- overlooking great room/lake and game table
Partial glimpse of screen porch seating 5-6 off kitchen and master BR-lake view
Fall with pumpkins and pretty leaves
Quarry tile open Kitchen, Bosch dishwasher-3 island bar stools-Loft above
Back of lakehouse off of 20 ft. dock, 2-3 ft deep on sides, end-drops to 9 ft
Standing on deck, stepping stones leading to dock/lake-NO homes across lake!!!
In Great Room with maple wood ceiling- looking at stairway leading to the Loft
Partial view great room, leather pit group, satellite wide screen tv, dvd/vhs
Queen bed in private large loft, full bath, game table, sofa sleeper- big closet
Screen porch out to 40 ft. long back deck with grill- overlooking private lake
This listing was first published here in 2011.
Date last modified - Thursday, February 23, 2017
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