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Private, Wooded Oasis, Completely Remodeled, Minutes from Granite Peak Ski Area!

Bedrooms 4
Space 2,714 sq. ft.
Property type chateau / country house
Minimum Stay 2 - 4 nights


About the property

Perfect family getaway, large yard, remodeled top to bottom, all new furniture.

The property greets you with a 600' private driveway through tall pines on each side including a white fence down the entire drive. This is a very secluded, private haven for you and your family, but don't worry, you are only minutes away from Granite Peak Ski Area and all of downtown Wausau. Aspirus' huge YMCA is only a block down the road and has an Olympic size swimming pool as well as full basketball courts, fitness areas among many other amenities.

The home was purchased in October and completely remodeled top to bottom to give it an updated feel. All furniture is brand new. Beautiful hickory wood flooring in both levels of the house. Smart Wifi TV's in every room along with a cable package ensure you will not miss the game or your favorite show. High-speed Wifi (60Gb) allows you to enjoy a working vacation if that is what is required. DVD player available for the newest Redbox releases.

The main floor living room has a very comfortable couch, loveseat and chair with ottoman. There is a large 65' curved 4K resolution TV to give a movie-theatre feel to the room. Bean-bag chairs can be brought into the room for 'movie night.'

In the kitchen you will find full service for 16 total guests. The kitchen is outfitted with all the pots and pans, mixing bowls, serving bowls, cooking and serving utensils as well as leftover containers. There is a popcorn popper, coffee maker, blender, (2) crock-pots, toaster and wine opener.

At the kitchen counter-top there is seating for three and the dining room table has seating for six. There is also the option for pulling in the small table from the playroom if you need additional seating for four small children. There is a also a high-chair available.

In the main-floor playroom you will find an assortment of toys, books, bean-bag chairs and a small teepee. The bean-bag chairs and teepee ensure the kids will be comfortable and enjoy the home as much as you will.

Main floor master has king bed as well as a twin over twin bunk bed. All mattresses and bedding are brand new (Nov 2014). Huge glass patio door allows you to enjoy wildlife viewing while relaxing in bed in the morning. Wall-mounted Samsung Smart TV allows for lazy mornings. His and hers closets and two dressers ensures there is plenty of space for your belongings.

Laundry room is located on the main level and has a new large-capacity top-loading washer (cavernous) and large-capacity dryer for all of your laundering needs. This room has a heater just above boot height to help dry out your boots after skiing Granite Peak. There is also a coat rack for drying out your snow gear.

There are two bathrooms in the house, one on the main floor and one upstairs. There are towels for eight people in each bathroom.

The upstairs gameroom has an air hockey table and assorted games in the closet to keep the kids of all ages entertained.

We also have a double twin over full bunk room, queen bedroom and very large upstairs master with huge walk-in closet. Again, all rooms have both cable and smart TV options.

We look forward to your stay with us and know that you will love the home just as much as we do. Enjoy your family/friends and all that Central Wisconsin has to offer; four seasons of fun and seemingly unlimited activities.

More Details

Christina Raber-Jehn
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english, spanish
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
January 18, 2018

About Christina Raber-Jehn

I grew up in Wausau, WI and after college, moved away to Phoenix, AZ. We missed this beautiful area, the seasons, the people and all of the fun things to do here year round. We decided that we wanted to come back and also give the same opportunity to others like us who believe this area is amazing! We hope you enjoy the peace and comfort that this secluded property can provide.

Christina Raber-Jehn purchased this chateau / country house in 2014

Why Christina Raber-Jehn chose Weston

Of all of the properties we looked at, this one was the complete package. There was the privacy of being in the country yet we were only minutes from all of the attractions in the area. No longer 25-40 minute drives like I was used to when commuting to Wausau from the country when I was a kid. The house is huge and now it that it is basically brand new, it has everything we could dream of. The property itself is so pretty with wildlife in abundance.

What makes this chateau / country house unique

Huge unique trees for swinging/climbing, many bird feeders and birdhouses, apple trees in back yard, huge grassy yard, large rooms in house with room for a large group, all new furniture and amenities inside home, completely remodeled.


Weston Chateau / Country House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • chateau / country house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2714 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 14
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered ...
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Rural ...
  • Family
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Garage ...
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 13 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Main Floor Bath - toilet , shower
    Upstairs Bath - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14
  • Upstairs Master - 1 king , Huge walk-in closet and media niche.
    Upstairs Queen - 1 queen , Wall-mounted TV
    Bunk Room - 2 bunk bed , (2) Twin over full bunk beds. Wall-mounted TV.
    Main Floor Master - 1 king , 1 bunk bed , Beautiful Patio Door/Window to view outside when waking up.
  • All bedrooms are brand new beds/sheets/dressers/TV's etc. Home was completely remodeled top to bottom in November of 2014.
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Game Room ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • racquetball
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • ski lift privileges
  • ski privileges optional
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
Home was purchased and completely remodeled in 2014. All items in home are brand new.


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Private, Wooded Oasis, Completely Remodeled, Minutes from Granite Peak Ski Area!
average rating of 4.974359 based on 39 reviews

Very spacious nice place

  • 5 of 5

We rented this for a family get together with our young adult kids and their significant other for a total of 8 people. Lots of room to bunk everyone and enjoy meals and movie night together after the days spent skiing. The place was very well kept and supplied for a large group, which was just what we needed.

The beds were high quality mattresses, the kitchen was well stocked, the dining and living areas were spacious. Overall very comfortable accommodations. Only complaint was that that twin over full bunk beds were creaky.

Would definitely return for another great stay!

  • Submitted: Jan 7, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
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Amazing Time with Family and Friends

  • 5 of 5

This was our second stay in this beautiful home and we enjoyed every minute!! The house has everything you could ever need/want. Christina and her husband are by far the best owners we have ever dealt with. We highly recommend this property. Great to get away and spend quality time with family and friends. We will definitely be back!!

  • Submitted: Jan 1, 2018
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wonderful, secluded and very comfortable home!

  • 5 of 5

Our family enjoyed our second stay at this home in Weston WI! We spent three days and three nights together for Christmas in 2017. The home is beautiful, and very accommodating for all ages. It is so easy to arrive with just our clothing and food, knowing everything else is being furnished. We highly recommend this rental property and are already looking forward to our next visit!

  • Submitted: Dec 31, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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great comfortable home

  • 5 of 5

the ten of us loved this home. it was close to granite peak ski area and had plenty of restaurants close by as well for a quick bite. showers had excellent water pressure, there were ample dishes and silverware. we did not love the bunk beds as adults, but kids are not likely to have any issues with creaky mattresses. this will be our #1 choice for any future visits to granite peak ski area.

  • Submitted: Mar 3, 2017
  • Stayed: February 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Perfect Winter Weekend

  • 5 of 5

After Jessica's and my engagement, our families stayed here to celebrate and ski. Wausau was even a great place for non-skiers. The house was great. Tucked away in the woods, we had our private area to relax.

  • Submitted: Feb 16, 2017
  • Stayed: February 2017
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Trip of the year!

  • 5 of 5

Enjoyed the amenities and short commute to the ski hill.

  • Submitted: Jan 30, 2017
  • Stayed: January 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
10.2 Miles
Central Wisconsin Airport - CWA
Nearest Barpub
4.1 Miles
Razz's Breakfast Bar & Grill
Nearest Golf
4.6 Miles
Crane Meadows
Nearest Motorway
2.5 Miles
Highway 29
Nearest Restaurant
3 Miles
Chang Garden
Nearest Ski
9.8 Miles
Granite Peaks Ski Area
Nearest Beach
20.5 Miles
Mission Lake
Car: recommended

YMCA is just a block away.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $65
Pet Fee $50
Damage Deposit $250

Refund of rent is available up to 60 days prior to check-in date.
No smoking.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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