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Great Lakefront Home

(45 Reviews)

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Last updated: 03/26/2017
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Sleeps:6
  • Bedrooms:3
  • Bathrooms:1.5
  • Property type:Cottage
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

About the Property

Cottage, 3 Bedrooms, 1.5 Baths (Sleeps 6)

Adorable three bedroom lake house - pure relaxation!

This two story house on a small lake is the perfect getaway spot! Enjoy lazy days fishing, swimming or strolling around town. Perfect for family get-togethers or getaways! You will discover that your hosts are friendly and welcoming, but do not interfere with your privacy. The bedrooms are spacious and comfortable. The large kitchen can seat up to 6 people, and the large side-by-side refrigerator freezer has plenty of room for all your food and beverages (and there is an icemaker). The bathrooms are modern and meticulously clean, with plenty of towels and washcloths. The new washer and dryer, located in the kitchen, make it easy to do laundry while enjoying your vacation or business trip to Kankakee County! Manteno is a charming town and you will love our small town diners. We also have Subway, McDonald's, Wendy's, 2 Mexican food restaurants, Chinese, Gyros, and many pizza places. Just 5-6 miles south of Manteno you can find Cracker Barrel, Olive Garden, Buffalo Wild Wings, Noodles, Texas Road House, Tucci's Italian, Lone Star, Panera Bread, and more. If shopping is your favorite thing you wil also find Kohl's, Target, Marshall's, Ross, Dick's Sporting Goods, Carson's, JC Penney, Office Max, Staples, Wal-Mart, K-Mart, Hobby Lobby, Michael's and more. Movies 10 plays current hit films at the Northfield Square Mall 6 miles from here. There are also 2 theaters in Kankakee, Meadowview Theater and the Paramount Theater.

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Member since: 2012

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 03/26/2017

Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 1200 sq. ft.

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 6
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    Renters must be 21 or above....moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom, 1 Half Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower


  • Bathroom 1: toilet

    This small bathroom is accessible from the master bedroom....moreless

Other Amenities

  • We have just about everything you will need for your visit: bed linens, towels, dishes, utinsels, pots and pans, even soap for dishes and for the washing machine. All utilities are paid by the owners. There is no extra charge for air conditioning or for logs for the fireplace. We also do not charge for use of our boats or firepit. Basically, our nightly rate covers most everything you need except for food, beverages, and personal items, like make-up and toiletries. Lakeside Rentals is a member of the Manteno Chamber of Commerce. We think our town has much to offer, and we also find great things to do here , and in neighboring communities. Our summers are full of festivals and celebrations. If you love state parks, we are only 15 minutes from the Kankakee River State Park.......beautiful trails, campgrounds, and horseback riding stables! Canoe rentals are available for a fun trip down the Kankakee River. Come to's a small town with a big future!...moreless


  • Books:

    A bookshelf in the living room contains a small assortment of books....moreless

  • DVD Player:

    There is a DVD player in the family room....moreless

  • Games:

    There are a variety of board games and puzzles available....moreless

  • Satellite / Cable:

    Direct TV...moreless

  • Television:

    (3) One in family room, one in downstairs bedroom, and one in upstairs bedroom...moreless

  • Video Library:

    Small assortment of family rated videos...moreless


  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic


  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Water Parks

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Laundromat
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Miniature Golf
  • Paddle Boating
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Lakefront:

    Located on little Lake Manteno. Paddle boat, rowboat, fishing, dock, large backyard, lawn furniture. Located on a quiet dead end street....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Ice Skating
  • Swimming


  • Dining:

    The kitchen table is next to a window with a beautiful view of the lake. The table expands to seat up to 6 people comfortably. ...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people


  • Air Conditioning:

    5 window units...moreless

  • Clothes Dryer:

    Brand new dryer in 2012 Ironing board and iron also available...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    Gas furnace with forced air heat...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    2 sets of sheets for each bed...moreless

  • Living Room:

    The front room has a comfy couch and loveseat and a rocking chair. There is a bookcase filled with books, games and puzzles.Beautiful There are also maps and tourist information of area....moreless

  • Parking:

    Driveway on side of the for 3 vehicles...moreless

  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Towels Provided:

    Towels and washcloths, Kitchen towels and wash rags ...moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    Brand new washer in 2012...moreless

  • Wireless Internet:

    Internet and wifi...moreless

  • Wood Fireplace:

    Wood burning fireplace in family room...moreless


  • Coffee Maker:

    8-cup Coffee maker...moreless

  • Cooking Utensils:

    Full set of pans, blender, hand mixer, pyrex baking dishes, pizza pan, mixing bowls, wooden spoons, spatula, wire whip, wine bottle opener, and Pizazz Pizza Maker....moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Plates, silverware,cups, mugs, bowls, salt & pepper shakers, sugar bowl and creamer....moreless

  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    Kitchen table seats up to 6 guests. Spacious kitchen with chopping block island....moreless

  • Microwave:

    New microwave...moreless

  • Oven:

    Gas oven...moreless

  • Pantry Items:

    Some sugar, flour, salt and pepper, coffee, creamer, and tea bags...moreless


  • Boat:

    There is a fishing boat and paddle boats available on site at no extra charge....moreless

  • Golf:

    Manteno Golf Club is just 4 miles away. It is an 18 hole public course owned by the Village of Manteno....moreless



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My Standard Rate
2 night min stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Cleaning Fee $60
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $500


$500 refundable damage deposit required.

Checkout time is 11:00 am unless prior arrangements are made.

Owner's cancellation policy:

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

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Last updated: 03/26/2017
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45 Miles
Nearest Airport
0.5 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Midtown Pub
4 Miles
Nearest Golf
Manteno Golf Club and Learning Center
12 Miles
Nearest Train
Amtrak - Kankakee
1 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Interstate 57
0.5 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Pizza Stone
0.1 Miles
Nearest Beach
Manteno Sportsman's Club Beach

Car: Necessary

Located in Kankakee County....close to Olivet Nazarene College and Kankakee Community College, Kankakee River State Park, Perry Farm, Kankakee Regatta Boat Races, Governor Small Memorial Park, Splash Valley Aquatic Park, Diamond Sports Complex, 8 golf courses including Manteno Golf Course & Learning Center, Kankakee County Barn Quilts Tour, Kankakee Valley Theatre,Kankakee County Fairgrounds and the B. Harley Bradley House by Frank Lloyd Wright.

Just 6 miles away from Chicago Bears Summer camp.


Owner info

Year Purchased: 2000

About the owner: We are lifelong residents of Manteno and love what our small town has to offer. Members of the Manteno Chamber of Commerce,we are active members of our community and were named Citizens of the Year in 2012. We founded a volunteer committee of Manteno residents ten years ago to preserve our village owned golf course. The 'Save Our Golf Course, Inc' committee has been in charge of the management of the Manteno Golf Club and Learning Center for the past 8 years. It is a beautiful and well-maintained 18 hole golf course on the east side of Manteno.To book a tee time call 815 468-8827

Why the Owner Chose Manteno, IL, USA:
Our investment property is on the very street we grew up on. We are located in a quiet neighborhood on the north side of town and we still share our quiet street with lifelong neighbors. Our cozy location presents the relaxing views of our small lake. We think it is the perfect 'home away from home.'

The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
This cute cottage has all the character you'd expect from a lakeside home....tasteful decor, large rooms and comfortable furnishings. Washer and dryer, fireplace, 3 bedrooms,1 1/2 baths. Sleeps 6 comfortably. Please call for monthly rates of 30 nights or more.

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Speaks: english
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 03/26/2017

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  • Our Lakeside Cottage

    Our Lakeside Cottage

  • Welcome to 'Grace Place.'

    Welcome to 'Grace Place.'

  • Front room

    Front room

  • First floor bedroom with queen bed. Door leads to half bath.

    First floor bedroom with queen bed. Door leads to half bath.

  • Our kitchen table converts from a round to a large oval table.  Seats 6.

    Our kitchen table converts from a round to a large oval table. Seats 6.

  • Washer, dryer in kitchen.

    Washer, dryer in kitchen.

  • Fireplace in family room

    Fireplace in family room

  • Inviting entrance to upstairs bedroom.

    Inviting entrance to upstairs bedroom.

  • Upstairs bedroom with full size bed.

    Upstairs bedroom with full size bed.

  • Staircase


  • Dock.


  • Cute!


  • View from the front porch.

    View from the front porch.

  • Rooms are sunny and inviting.

    Rooms are sunny and inviting.

  • Island in middle of kitchen.

    Island in middle of kitchen.

  • Family room. Window looks out to backyard and lake.

    Family room. Window looks out to backyard and lake.

  • Bathroom


  • Another view of the front upstairs bedroom.

    Another view of the front upstairs bedroom.

  • Upstairs west bedroom.

    Upstairs west bedroom.

  • Back yard and lakefront.

    Back yard and lakefront.

  • View of the huge backyard from the kitchen window.

    View of the huge backyard from the kitchen window.

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This listing was first published here in 2012.

Date last modified - Wednesday, March 29, 2017

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