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Best Location at Lake Geneva/Abbey Ridge/Abbey Resort

Sleeps11
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Half Baths1
Space 2,000 sq. ft.
Property type townhome
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Townhome, 4 Bedrooms, 3.5 Baths, (Sleeps 11)

Easily Accommodates 2 Families!

The very best 'resort living location in all off Fontana! Tucked away behind the Abbey Resort between a scenic creek and beautiful wildlife yet connected to the Abbey Marina and all the action by a walking bridge. Park your car and walk to everything!! Quick walk to the beach, pool, resort, spa, game-room, restaurants, park, nightlife, water activities and much more... FREE beach access for up to 10 plus 2 parking passes for all of Fontana public parking!

This beautifully decorated 4 bed room, 3 1/2 bathroom townhome has all the comforts of home. Fully equipped NEWLY remodeled kitchen, new dining table that can seat 10+, 4 large flat screen TV's, 2 blue rays with blue tooth sound bars & game station with many games along with huge bean bags in the totally awesome kids suite!! FREE WiFi, Netflix & movie channels. Recently updated with new hardwood floors & nicely decorated. Enjoy our brand new deck with built in gas grill overlooking a creek and abundant wildlife.

Just a few minutes walk to Lake Geneva. Park your car and forget it. This ideally located 2 story townhome is privately tucked away behind the Abbey Resort & AVANI Spa Marina. The Beach, Marina and Boat Rentals, Restaurants, Bars, Lakefront Path and the Abbey Resort are right in your backyard. Kayak and Paddle board rentals as well.

World Class Golf: Several world class golf course are within 20 minutes. The following courses are nearby: Abbey Springs Golf Course, Geneva National has 3 golf courses, the Grand Geneva has 2 courses and a ski hill. Several other golf courses are located nearby whether in Delavan, Lake Geneva, Williams Bay or Fontana. Play a different course every day for a week.....you will never get bored.

Watersports at the Lake: Geneva Lake is known as one of the cleanest lakes around and only 1.5 hours from Chicago. This spring fed lake is great for swimming as it warms up in early summer. Location is what its all about as you are on the 'clean' side of the lake with ALL the action. Everything this lake has to offer is within a few minutes walking distance. Its all at the waterfront including boat rentals, parasailing, waverunner rentals, wakeboarding and water-skiing as well as kayaking and paddle boarding. A windy day? Go sailing or windsurfing. There are too many activities and never a dull moment. Or if you are looking for peacefulness enjoy a day at the beach while watching boaters on the lake and children jumping off piers having the time of their lives! This would be a low stress vacation you will never forget.

Winter Time & a Water Park : Experience snow that covers the trees and forms a picture perfect postcard with the lake in the background! Its a sight to see and quite a change from the typical Chicago winters. The winter time brings some amazing sights including a frozen Geneva Lake. Have you ever walked on a frozen lake? This experience truly brings out the kid in every adult. watch as the ice boaters can reach speeds of up to 60 miles an hour. Snow mobilers come out of nowhere as they pull up to Chuck's on the 'frozen' Lake. Go to lake Como and rent some snowmobiles. 3 ski hills are within a 30 minute drive. You can try the Grand Geneva ski hill which is a nice family hill or Alpine Valley Ski Resort which has just added its 3rd high speed quad chairlift. The old standby Wilmot Ski Hill is also a 30 minute drive. Buy a day pass at Timber Ridge Water Park and enjoy a nice 80 degree day in January. (This unit is fully inspected and licensed by Village of Fontana ant state of WI)

This unit is fully inspected & licensed by Village of Fontana & state of WI

Other Activities: Water Park

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Owner
Chrissie
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
October 18, 2017

About Chrissie

We are a family of 5 and have been going up to Lake Geneva for many years. Our 3 boys love swimming in one of the cleanest lakes around. We are creating many great memories with our kids.

Chrissie purchased this townhome in 2001

Why Chrissie chose Geneva Lake

After years of 'going to the lake' we like our location the best since it can be quiet and nestled in nature while only steps away from all the action. We are walking distance to all of the fun!

What makes this townhome unique

Our town home is very spacious allowing everyone to spread out and relax. The bunk bed room is a kids haven with a large flat screen tv with Netflix and You Tube, surround sound, Blueray DVD, Bluetooth ready to play music from your Apple device and Playstation. Our main Family room has a 55 inch flat screen, Surround Sound, Blueray DVD and Netflix. Our pool has a nature view and is rarely crowded.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Just wanted to say thank you! The house was perfectly located, and beautiful! The girls had a great time and there was ample space for 10 of is! We were all talking about returning for the summer!

Thanks!
Feb 2014
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Map

Nearest Barpub
0.25 Miles
Abbey Resort
Nearest Golf
1 Miles
Abbey Springs
Nearest Restaurant
0.25 Miles
Abbey Resort
Nearest Ski
10 Miles
Alpine Valley Ski Resort
Nearest Beach
0.25 Miles
Fontana Public Beach
Nearest Point of Interest
Your Rental Town-Home~404 Abbey Ridge!!!!!!
Nearest Point of Interest
Gordy's Boat House
Nearest Point of Interest
Chuck's Lakeshore Inn
Nearest Point of Interest
Lake Geneva Paddle Company
Nearest Point of Interest
Fontana Beach
Nearest Point of Interest
Cafe Calamari
Nearest Point of Interest
Public House
Nearest Point of Interest
Sentry Foods
Nearest Point of Interest
Walworth Cellars
Nearest Point of Interest
Skip's
Nearest Point of Interest
Abbey Resort & Spa
Nearest Point of Interest
Novak's
Car: not necessary

We are located within walking distance to beach, boat rental, parasailing, paddle board & kayak rental, marina, parks, restaurants, Abbey Resort & Spa, night life, game room, Chuck's bar , Gordy's boat house etc etc ~ GREAT LOCATION

Amenities

Fontana-on-Geneva Lake Townhome Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • townhome
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 11
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed ...
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Resort ...
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
  • # baths are full baths including shower & tubs. 2 of the baths have double sinks and there is a half bath on first floor.
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 11
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , First floor Master with private bathroom
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 bunk bed , Twin over Queen Bunk Bed
    Bedroom 4 - 2 bunk bed , 2 Bunk beds with Private Double Sink Bath. Flat screen TV
  • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (1), Double Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (5), (3 Bunk Beds total)
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player ...
  • Game Room ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Games ...
Outside:
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
Attractions:
  • health/beauty spa
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
There are many things to enjoy year round in Fontana!

Reviews

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Best Location at Lake Geneva/Abbey Ridge/Abbey Resort
average rating of 4.9583335 based on 52 reviews
4

Lovely home and good location. I thought we would have a view of the lake but did not.

  • 4 of 5

Nice private deck though. For a large newer home it seemed odd that 2 of the bedrooms do not have closets. Also, the property description should be clearer that these condos are not part of the Abbey Resort and do not have resort privileges.

  • Submitted: Oct 18, 2017
  • Stayed: Sep 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect location; Perfect townhome

  • 5 of 5

My family loves this rental. We have rented this unit for the past 3 years and have a great experience each time. It is located in an area that makes it possible to walk everywhere. The place itself is beautifully decorated and spaced out in such a way that 2 families fit without bothering each other. Chrissie, the owner, has been fabulous each time we reach out to rent again. I highly recommend.

  • Submitted: Sep 28, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful house in a great location - lots of space - well equipped

  • 5 of 5

We had a great week, as a party of 6, travelling with teenagers and children. The house is beautiful and Chrissy was really helpful, especially as we did not have a car and so could not be completely flexible with arrivals and departures. We enjoyed the board games in the house and BBQ on the deck. Also visited the restaurants in the resort , pool and beach which where all great. Would highly recommend, beautiful house and location - and so much space !!!! There's definitely something for everyone.

  • Submitted: Sep 7, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Excellent quality home in a great location

  • 5 of 5

The home has great privacy and a peaceful back yard view. Just a two minute walk to the Abbey harbor and less than a ten minute walk to the beach and local restaurants. The pool was super for kids and it seemed like our own private pool.

  • Submitted: Sep 6, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect Place!

  • 5 of 5

Absolutely loved staying here!! We had a total of 11, kids and parents, and we had plenty of room! The rooms are spacious and nicely decorated. The kids loved the bunk bed room! Each room has its own TV and there are plenty of pillows and blankets. It was great to have bath and beach towels available. The washer and dryer came in handy with messy kids. Loved hanging on the deck grilling and relaxing. The weather was really nice while we were there; however, we were so grateful for the heated pool on those not so hot days. It is a quick drive to Fontana beach and such a bonus that staying here offered free admission to the beach. The whole family loved it and we will definitely be back!!

  • Submitted: Aug 29, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
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5

We had a wonderful stay. The house is very comfortable and well maintained .

  • 5 of 5

Lots of beautiful living space for our family .

The grandchildren loved going to the beach every day. The bathrooms and kitchen were very well maintained and the porch was fun to have.

  • Submitted: Jul 26, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Insurance $59
Cleaning Fee $200

Spring, Fall and Winter Rates range from $495-650/night depending on number of nights booked
Holidays may have a 3+ night minimum. Rates are subject to change. Call the owner for a quote.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.