Stay for Awhile and Remember Forever(36 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:2 nights
- Property type:House
- Pets considered:Yes
- Wheel chair accessible:No
About the Property
5 Bedrooms, 2 1/2 Bath, Sleeps 15
Unique vacation rental home located in the heart of Shelbyville, IL. Kaskia Woods Estate is an English Manor Style home that sits within Kaskia Woods. We boost of a children's playground, airy rooms, and lots of space inside and out. Looking for that special party place, family reunion location or small rehearsal dinner? This is it. A great location for bringing friends or family together for any reason. We are walking distance to Lake Shelbyville, or Forrest Park where you can spend the day swimming, hiking or fishing. Shelbyville's quaint downtown area is just a few short blocks away. You will also find many antique stores, fine eating establishments and Boarman's Roxy Theater, where current movies are just $4.00.
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Member since: 2013
- 3000 sq. ft.
- Max. occupancy 15
- Events Allowed
- Minimum Age Limit For Renters:
- Children Welcome:
- Non Smoking Only:
- Pets Considered:
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Long-Term Renters Welcome
The patio area and the lower level of the house are wheelchair accessible, large doorways and hardwood flooring. However, the downstairs restrooms doorway would be considered too narrow for a wheelchair to roll into. The upstairs of the house is not wheelchair accessible. ...moreless
Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 15, Beds for 15
- Master Bedroom, King size bed, with private bath, (2) Bedroom #2, Queen and twin, shared bath (3) Bedroom #3, Queen, shared bath (2) Bedroom #4, 1 Twin bed, 1 twin sleeper sofa, shared bath (2) Bedroom #5, 1 Full size bed, shared bath (2) Additional Sleeping located in the downstairs: 1 Trundle Bed, Sleeps (2) 2 - Twin Sleeper Sofa's 1/2 bath is available on the lower level. ** Air Mattress available for parties over 14. ...moreless
Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom
- DVD Player:
- Music Library
- Satellite / Cable:
- Video Games:
- Video Library:
- Away From It All
- Sports & Activities
- Tourist Attractions
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Live Theater
- Winery Tours
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Horseback Riding
- Wildlife Viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Basketball Court
- Freshwater Fishing
- Jet Skiing
- Roller Blading
- Water Skiing
- Child's Highchair
- Dining Area
- Seating for 20 people
- Air Conditioning:
- Clothes Dryer:
- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided:
- Living Room:
- Towels Provided:
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- Coffee Maker:
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Deck / Patio:
New patio, the best place to hang out after a day of doing anything! Relax under our big beautiful umbrella, draw us a picture on the patio, or take a little ride on our glider. Plenty of seating....moreless
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- Outdoor Grill:
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Jan 1 - Jun 1, 2018
2 night min stay
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Pet Fee $50 + tax
- Refundable Damage Deposit $500
- Cleaning Fee $200 + tax
- Tax Rate 9.1%
Two Night Minimum Stay: Three night minimum stay required for the following Holiday bookings: Easter, Memorial Day, 4th of July, Labor Day, Thanksgiving and Christmas.
Owner's cancellation policy:
Policy available by contacting owner when booking
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Lake Shelbyville Information
Beautiful Lake Shelbyville has 172 miles of shoreline, encompassing 11,100 acres of surface area. Enjoy a trip out on the lake from the many boat docks, soak up some sunshine at the beach, or just go fish! You're sure to catch a big one if you give it a try. Here are a few of the varieties stocked: bass, perch, bluegill, pike, catfish, sunfish, crappie, walleye, largemouth bass, white bass, and the ever famous muskellunge.
There are three marinas located along the lakeshore. Each marina has boat docks to rent for your own boat, as well as various types of boats to rent, to include: Pontoon, Fishing, Party Barges, and House Boats. Call early to ensure availability.
Lithia Springs Marina: 217-774-4121, 800-447-4121 /
Findlay Marina: 217-756-8595 /
Sullivan Marina: 217-728-7338 /
Some Local Activities
Swimming (beach and pool), boating, canoeing, kayaking, picnicking, fishing, hunting, wildlife viewing, bird watching, horseback riding, cross-country skiing, shopping, movie theater, as well as many local state parks and forests.
Town of Shelbyville Information
Shelbyville has several unique shops and restaurants in the downtown area. Our movie theater has current movies at only $4 per ticket! You can't go wrong. We even have a WalMart if you have forgotten something. More information is available at the Chamber of Commerce website 217-774-2221) and we have also provided a Book of Knowledge for you to browse through at check-in.
Year Purchased: 1936
About the owner: Kaskia Woods Estate is owned an operated by the George Bolinger Family. The house was built in the early 1900's and has been a part of our family since 1936. It has provided us with many warm and wonderful memories.
Why the Owner Chose Shelbyville, IL, USA:
This home has been the source of many fond memories for our family. Birthdays, anniversaries, weddings and many relaxing summer nights along with cold but comfortable winter nights have been spent in this house. We want you to have a chance to make similar memories.
The Unique Benefits at this House:
We are located within a mile of Lake Shelbyville's 9th Street Beach/Boat Launch, and only four city blocks from Forest Park Aquatic Center and many miles of walking/hiking trails. We're also walking distance to a local grocery and 6 blocks from Shelbyville's downtown area, where you can visit and enjoy a variety of restaurants or take in a movie at our very own Roxy Theater.
- Primary: 618-806-9409
Enjoy your stay!
Fire pit and grills. Dog pens in back for your four legged friends
Our Little People's Playground in May.
The living room
A downstairs trundle bed for those unable to walk the stairs
The back porch dining area. With three tables seating up to 20 is no problem!
All of the kitchen appliances you may need. Just bring the food to cook!
View from the master bedroom. Three car garage
Our entryway leading to the family room, living room and upstairs
The living room with working gas fireplace and piano
The library with books to read and twin bed with trundle
The back porch dining and bar area. Windows to watch the birds and enjoy nature
Jo's room. Full bed with pull out sofa bed
This listing was first published here in 2013.
Date last modified - Friday, March 24, 2017
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