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Family Friendly Cozy Cabin with WIFI A/C and Satellite on Graham Lake

Bedrooms 2
Space 900 sq. ft.
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 1 - 3 nights


About the property

Lakefront 2 Bedroom, 1 Full Bath, With Pull Out Bed, Sleeps 6+.

Cozy four season lake front cabin with A/C, Woodstove, WiFi and Satelite TV. Family friendly and dog friendly with modern amenities. Incredible outdoor space to enjoy the views. AC in the summer. In the fall and winter, enjoy a warm fire and curl up with a book on the large sectional. Graham Lake is a wonderful getaway any time of year. Relax and get away from it all, just a few hours north of Madison, 2.5 hrs from Milwaukee, 25 minutes from Stevens Point and Waupaca.

Iola offers a beautiful golf course (Glacier Wood), restaurants, ice cream shop, coffee shops, bars, grocery store, small indoor water park (Iola Fitness and Aquatic center), Old Car Show, Old Military Show, ski jumping and cross country skiing and much more.

Graham Lake is a 54 acre (29 feet depth) spring fed lake which offers great fishing (bass, northern, bluegill, sunfish) right off the pier. Paddle around the lake with our NEW Aqua Cycle purchased in 2016 (paddle pontoon boat). In summer, take a floatie out in the clean and clear water to the swim platform. Graham Lake is a quiet peaceful swimming, fishing and pontooning lake. Graham Lake has a public boat landing if you would like to bring your boat. We also have a two-person kayak and adult and kid stand-up paddle boards.

Pier with six foot bench with cup holders and ladder into water. Also, black wrought iron patio furniture with dining for 6 with green cushions and coordinating lumbar pillows, decorative rectangular stamped tabletop. Includes 4 stationary dining chairs, 2 swivel rocking chairs.

After spending the day on the lake, enjoy happy hour with amazing views from the comfortable outdoor patio with table and chairs, cushions, pergola and outdoor chandelier, large gas grill, decorative hanging lights and chiminea.

After dinner, enjoy a campfire and s'mores by the lake and the views of the stars.

Inside the cozy cabin offers two equal sized bedrooms with full-sized beds and comfortable pillow top mattresses. Both rooms have new 32' flatscreen TVs with DVD players and satellite and great DVDs. Cozy duvets and plush sheets. A/C in bedrooms and main living area.

Recliner and large comfortable U-shaped sectional in living room with pullout bed. 42 inch flatscreen in living room with Dish and DVD player and CD/MP3 Player. Cozy wood stove in living room. Many puzzles, great movies, games, books and CDs.

Galley kitchen off living room stocked with everything you'll need for cooking, including new stainless four burner stove, oven, microwave, coffee maker, coffee grinder, blender, crock pot, toaster, pots and pans, silverware, plastic wine glasses for outdoors, dishes, serving trays, spices and much more.

Separate dining area with lake views, with 4 chairs and bench seating for 2 for total seating for 6. Fully stocked 'honor bar' ready for your mixers.

Large newly remodeled bathroom with new tub and shower, vanity, medicine cabinet, toilet and large cabinet for storage. We provide your bath and beach towels and linens.

Cabin has convenient keyless entry with unlocking by security code so no need to worry about keys.

Other features include a fire pit by the lake, hammock for relaxing, Aqua Cycle can seat 2 adults and 2 kids, two person kayak, swim platform, adult and junior stand up paddle boards, kids toys, noodles, floaties, lawn chairs, life jackets and yard games.

Half acre by the lake, plus 1 acre field across the street behind garage leads to creek. Great for dogs to run. Beautiful fall colors. Great area for long walks or bring your bike for fantastic biking.

Graham Lake is a great getaway for families, couples, friends' and girls' getaways.

Lovely and relaxing all year long! You won't want to leave, we promise you!

See our Facebook page under 'Graham Lake Retreat' for more info.

Contact us with questions!

More Details

Lisa and Jeffrey Johnson, Graham Lake Retreat, LLC
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
February 13, 2018

About Lisa and Jeffrey Johnson, Graham Lake Retreat, LLC

We have enjoyed our lovely cabin with family and friends and finally decided in 2014 to share it! We hope you love it as much as we do! Jeff and Lisa

Lisa and Jeffrey Johnson, Graham Lake Retreat, LLC purchased this cabin in 2001

Why Lisa and Jeffrey Johnson, Graham Lake Retreat, LLC chose Iola

Family friendly, quaint, cozy and quiet get away. While only a few hours away you really feel like you are getting away from it all.. and with the benefits of wireless internet and satellite TV you can stay as connected as you want to be. Unlike some lake properties in Waupaca County with the sounds of speedboats and jet skis in the background, Graham Lake is a peaceful, quiet secluded lake. With only a dozen or so of cabins and cottages on the main road and just a few across the lake you can feel like you own the lake all to yourself most weekends!

What makes this cabin unique

Lovely lake views, great spring fed lake, clean water wonderful for swimming or fishing. Swim platform for sunning, diving or snacks on the water. Great area for taking walks, enjoying nature. We also have a large 1-acre open parcel to the rear of the property across the street that backs up to a creek.


Iola Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 900 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Lake View
  • Lakefront
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Air Conditioning
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Wood Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Completely renovated bathroom with lots of storage room.
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 double
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double
  • Both bedrooms have full size beds with pillow top mattress. Both bedrooms have TVs with new 32' satellite tv with built-in DVD player. Air conditioning units in both bedrooms. Sectional with pull out bed in living room sleeps 2+.
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Library
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • churches
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • scenic drives
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • skiing
  • swimming


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Family Friendly Cozy Cabin with WIFI A/C and Satellite on Graham Lake
average rating of 4.870968 based on 31 reviews


  • 4 of 5

Great place! Very cozy. Everything you could want, kid friendly. Will probably rent again in the future.

  • Submitted: Sep 11, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Total relaxation ....

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I stayed here in August 2017 Sunday through Wednesday. The cabin was clean and well-stocked. The beds were very comfortable. The DTV and Wifi worked well. The assortment of "water toys", life jackets, fishing gear. etc. available was amazing and the water was crystal clear and warm. The Neighbor to the West was excellent ( there were no others !?) and a font of info re. the history of the lake and the cottages there. The nights were graveyard-quiet. A very special place IMO. Hope to return.

  • Submitted: Aug 25, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Wauwatosa, WI

Great Get Away!

  • 5 of 5

This was our 3rd time to The Graham Lake Retreat & it was wonderful...again! Fishing, swimming, paddle boarding, kayaking. Our family of 4 (kids 7yrs & 5yrs) had a wonderful time! The cabin is cozy & relaxing & has everything you would need! Jeff & Lisa are so kind & easy to communicate with! Thanks again for sharing your cabin with us!

  • Submitted: Aug 20, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Beautiful property in a perfect setting

  • 5 of 5

We loved our trip to Iola. This was the perfect place to stay on a perfect little lake. The house was equipt with all we needed and more. We plan on staying here again soon!

  • Submitted: Aug 1, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Real nice place.

  • 5 of 5

As advertised! Water toys were great! Kids and parents enjoyed the swimming and fishing. Pretty quiet lake. No one bothered us and neighbors were real nice people. Would recommend this place!

  • Submitted: Jul 15, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
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  • 5 of 5

We all had such a wonderful time. Reconnecting as a family. The lake is so quiet and clear. Fishing was great, we enjoyed paddling around the lake on the paddle boards and the aqua cycle. We all felt relaxed and refreshed after leaving(which it was hard to leave!) we look forward to staying again, longer next time!

Jacobs family

  • Submitted: Jun 29, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Barpub
3.5 Miles
Schmidts Corners
Nearest Golf
5 Miles
Glacier Wood Golf Course
Nearest Restaurant
5 Miles
Just Rusty's At Glacier Wood
Nearest Ski
5 Miles
Iola Winter Sports Club
Car: necessary

Lovely Graham Lake, crystal clear water, lovely swimming/fishing lake- swim out to the swim raft, kayak around the lake. Beautiful lake views. Relax in the hammock. S'mores at night by the fire. Wonderful for the whole family. Short drive to quaint Iola, Wisconsin home of the Old Car Show.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Property Damage Protection $59
Cleaning Fee $95
Tax Rate 5.5%

We require 50% of fees, plus taxes and nonrefundable damage protection paid at time of booking. Remaining 50% of fees must be paid not less than 15 days prior to stay.

Pet fees are $15/day per dog. Upon request, we will accept a security deposit based on length of stay and number of quests in lieu of nonrefundable damage protection.

*** Holiday rates are $200/night summer; $175/night rest of year.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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

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