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All Sports Lake-Perfect Family Cottage, Summer, Spring, Fall, Lake Tippecanoe

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Great setup right next to the beach with gentle slope into water

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Last updated: 09/11/2016

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  • Minimum stay:1-7 nights
  • Sleeps:9
  • Bedrooms:5
  • Bathrooms:1.5
  • Property type:Cottage
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Property description

Hart's Desire Cottage on Lake Tippecanoe (AKA Lake Tippy) is a super family friendly cottage lake front - just steps from our back patio to a sandy, gentle sloping beach with 90 foot pier for your boating needs. Being an all sports lake, you can bring all your toys - wave runners, jet skis, wakeboard, bass boats, etc. In addition to water sports, Lake Tippy is an excellent fishing lake for pan fish (blue gill and crappie fishing, bass, pike and muskie. Tippy has produced some of the largest muskies in Indiana have been pulled from Lake Tippecanoe. Lake Tippecanoe is a 768-acre, all-sports lake located in Indiana near Fort Wayne. The Hart's Desire cottage has been host for over 30 years of family vacations with a clientele that has been coming back for as many. The cottage is nestled only 50 feet from a sandy beach with gentle slope for younger children. The cottage has five bedrooms and one-and-one-half baths, sleeping nine in beds. (2 Queen, 1 twin, 2 twins, 1 twin trundle) It is totally updated with carpet, full kitchen, patio, and much, much more.

With depths up to 123 feet, Lake 'Tippy' as it affectionately called by locals has channel access to over seven other lakes in the Barbee Lake chain. The lake also holds excellent bass and pan fishing opportunities along with a growing opportunity for big muskie. Its neighboring lake, Webster Lake, has been rated as high as fifth in the country for muskie fishing.

Although many of our guests prefer the prime summer months, the months of September and October are by far the most beautiful and less busy than the summer season. September and October are perfect months for empty nester and senior citizen getaways! This is a must do vacation spot!

Send us a note and we will set you up right quick. Thank you for your interest!

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Owner

Member since: 2004

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 09/11/2016

Property Type

  • Cottage

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Children Welcome:

    Very kid friendly place and a great place for family reunions...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed:

    No pets under any circumstances. ...moreless

  • Wheelchair Accessible:

    There is only one step to get in the unit from the front or back....moreless

Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9, Beds for 9

  • Bedroom 2

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  • Bedroom 3

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  • Bedroom 4

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  • Bedroom 5

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  • Bedroom 1

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  • Queen size Beds (2) 2 Bedrooms have queen beds, Twin or Single Beds (3) One bedroom with two twin beds One bedroom with a single twin One bedroom with a twin bed and pull up trundle which converts to a king....moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom, 1 Half Bathroom

Other Amenities

  • 80 foot pier Outdoor furniture

Entertainment

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Marina
  • Restaurants
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Laundromat

Leisure Activities

  • Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Lake View:

    Lake Front with 90 foot pier - sandy beach and gentle slope - great views of Lake Tippy - Tippecanone and just steps from the lake....moreless

  • Lakefront:

    Nice sandy beach with gentle slope - just a few steps to sandy beach from our back patio. Very kid, child friendly....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Sailing
  • Swimming
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Parking:

    Parking for up to 3 cars - smaller boat trailers may fit....moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf:

    Private course is across Lake - Lake Tippecanoe Country Club - your local club professional might be able to get you set up to play on this great little course!...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Off Prime - Early Season
Apr 8 - May 26, 2017
7 night min stay

$695

Changeover Day: Saturday

Summer - Prime Weeks
May 27 - Sep 9, 2017
7 night min stay

$1,200

Changeover Day: Saturday

Off Prime - Late Season
Sep 10 - Oct 28, 2017
7 night min stay

$695

Changeover Day: Saturday


Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Cleaning Fee $110 + tax
  • Tax Rate 5%

Notes:

Please add 5% for resort tax and $99.00 for cleaning. Bookings are Sat - Sat only for prime season weeks.

Half of rent is due at signing of rental agreement - balance of all fees are due 60 days prior to renting - all payments are NON-REFUNDABLE once paid.


Owner's cancellation policy:

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


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Calendar

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Owner info

Year Purchased: 1996

About the owner: In addition to being an owner of vacation rentals, I am also a realtor in the gorgeous city Bozeman, Montana - a fly fishing mecca just 1.5 hours from Yellowstone Park and surrounded by Mountain Living.

Why the Owner Chose Leesburg, IN, USA:
Our folks live next door. Great cash flow and appreciation potential also.


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Speaks: english
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 09/11/2016

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Photos

  • Great setup right next to the beach with gentle slope into water

    Great setup right next to the beach with gentle slope into water

  • Kithen with eat-in table for six plus

    Kithen with eat-in table for six plus

  • One of five bedrooms

    One of five bedrooms

  • Nice yard for cornholes, family gatherings and more

    Nice yard for cornholes, family gatherings and more

  • Portable dishwasher to keep meal clean up simple!

    Portable dishwasher to keep meal clean up simple!

  • Half Bath

    Half Bath

  • 3 of 5 bedrooms

    3 of 5 bedrooms

  • 4 of 5 bedrooms

    4 of 5 bedrooms

  • Gorgeous Lake Views with pier included (pier is dark brown)

    Gorgeous Lake Views with pier included (pier is dark brown)

  • Rec room with tv, DVD and stereo

    Rec room with tv, DVD and stereo

  • Two of 5 bedrooms

    Two of 5 bedrooms

  • Full bath

    Full bath

  • Great sandy beach and pier!

    Great sandy beach and pier!

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This listing was first published here in 2004.

Date last modified - Wednesday, November 30, 2016

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Leesburg, IN, USA #39246

5 BR  1.5 BA  Sleeps 9

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