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Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 1,000 sq. ft.
Property type cottage

Overview

About the property

Fabulous Cozy Cottage with year round lake access. Rent this furnished cottage to enjoy the beauty of nature, Cottage nestled with mature trees overlooking Lake Koshkonong. backyard has a fire pit and provided wood for those cool nights. . Enjoy the Cozy warmth from the gas fireplace. Plenty of parking in the driveway. It's a great weekend getaway at the lake. Central air and free wifi! Rent it for the whole week, weekend, or just a night.

The cottage is just a couple minute drive from the Anchor Inn where you can rent pontoon boats from, which is also a fantastic Bar and Grill right on the Rock River. It is walking distance from the Lake House Inn which is a great dinner place, and only a 5 minute drive from the new Rosati's they just opened up on the river. There is a lot to do around the Cottage from having bonfires, swimming in the lake, going to dinner, or just hanging out with the family. Only 2 Hrs from Chicago! - Less Driving = More Vacation!

Walking distance to a flat ground grassy park to the waterfront. Enjoy the sandy shoreline perfect for collecting shells & rocks, or swim in shallow ~waist high water. 3+ acre Private Park and 600 feet of waterfront. 
The park has plenty of room for activities like Volleyball, Soccer, T-Ball, Wiffle/Baseball, Frisbee, Bocce ball, Badminton, LaCrosse, Bags, and Touch Football. Plus there is a swing set for the little ones, benches, covered pavilion w/ 3 large Picnic Tables.

Come and explore the small towns and/or be close to all the actions of large cities in the area and retreat back to this, super clean, Cozy Cottage.

Edgerton Towne Country Club is just 10 minutes away and open to the public for golfing on a beautiful course, with a couple of the holes designed by Edgerton native, Steve Stricker. Also, Edgerton has a great Aquatic Facility for relaxing around the pool on a hot summer day. Have lunch at Off The Hook Grub/Pub or The Edgewater Cafe. Pick up some bait and supplies at Treps Bait Shop. Enjoy the sights and sounds of wildlife from the nearby wetlands throughout the seasons. Enjoy great fishing year long, or play on the snowmobile trails. This is a great place to just watch the world go by.

Janesville is a great city that is only a 15 minute drive from the Cottage. You can visit the Rotary Botanical Gardens, Rock County Historical Society or the Camden Playground for the kiddies, or bike and roller blade paths. Twenty percent of Wisconsin's buildings listed on the National Register of Historic Places are located in Janesville. Janesville has a charming old downtown with the Ice Age bike trail cutting right through town.

Fort Atkinson is a 20 minute drive to Fireside Dinner Theatre which has live professional show in the intimate theatre-in-the-round. The Fireside Dinner Theatre is one of the Midwest's most popular entertainment destinations and the only Actor’s Equity dinner theatre in Wisconsin. Fort Atkinson also has riding stables and horseback riding.

Cool shopping, Galleries and coffee shops, always a way to spend a fun afternoon checking out downtown Cambridge! The town, is 13 miles away, with quaint shopping and excellent family dining. Great fishing, water sports, golf, and tennis are a few of the activities that are waiting for you. Apple picking, dairy farm tours, drive-in movies, CamRock Park trails attract visitors from all over the Midwest, and stock car races are just a few of the family activities within 20 minutes of the Cottage.

Elkhorn has Alpine Valley Music Theatre and Apline Valley Resort, just 40 minutes away for downhill skiing or golfing. Visit the family operated Apple Barn Orchard and Winery. Have dinner at Watson's Wild West Dinner Theater and Western Museum.

The Wisconsin Dells 75 minutes away! You can see Rick Wilcox Magic Theater or go Ziplining! Fawn Creek Winery is worth the trip! Great entertainment under the stars at the Bid Sky Twin Drive-In Theater. The Dells have the best and biggest water parks for the kids!

In Mount Horeb, just a short 50 minutes away, you can ski & Snowboard at Tyrol Basin, Go have a glass of wine at Fisher King Winery, visit Cave of the Mounds; or Blue Mounds State Park or visit the Duluth Trading Company for great outdoor/hard working garments and items. Plus they have a showing of antique hand tools.

Just a short 30 minute drive to the Capital of the state, Madison, Wisconsin opens up a whole variety of things to do and see; farmers Market each Saturday around the Capital Square, shopping, night life, museums, art and entertainment. 60 Hikes Within 60 Miles at Kettle Moraine State Forest is your guide to the outdoors. Also see the famous 'House on the Rock'. The list goes on and on.

Or take a 75 minute drive over to Milwaukee, the largest city in Wisconsin and explore all that city has to offer! Experience a game at Miller Park. Visit Harley-Davidson Museum or take a beer tour and tasting. One of Milwaukee's showpiece buildings is of Basilica of St. Josaphat. Be amazed at the magnificent interior artwork. Located in an interesting part of town, not too far from the Frank Lloyd Wright homes.

This Cozy Cottage has everything you need for a great vacation; location, location, location! Along with an outdoor grill, all linens, dishes, pans etc. bring your toothbrush!

More Details

Owner
Joseph
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
August 20, 2017

About Joseph

We love the neighborhood and the lake. . There is so much to do. Close to the fun but away from the noise and congestion. We are committed to providing a unique and refreshing experience for every guest.

Joseph purchased this cottage in 2007

Why Joseph chose Lake Koshkonong

The perfect location! Just minutes to beaches, parks, bars and restaurants! Concerts in the Park : WHERE: Central Park, Edgerton 310 North Main Street Edgerton, WI 53534 Enjoy this series of free summer outdoor concerts sponsored by Arts Council of Edgerton. Located at Menhall Band Pavilion in Central Park, Edgerton, Wisconsin.

What makes this cottage unique

Lake Koshkonong is over 10,000 acres and connects into miles of the Rock River. Both are especially popular for fishing, swimming, long pontoon boat rides, wave runners and water skiing or tubing & all water sports. Rent a Pontoon Boat at Anchor Inn or bring yours & sail away to *Anchor Inn, *Norm's Hideaway, *Beach Club, *Blue Gillies, World's Largest *Culver's, *Bubba D's, *Edgewater, & *Countryside Restaurants/Bars with live music along the way. 

For winter enthusiasts, the location is perfect for ice fishing, snowmobiling or cross-country skiing or skating on the lake, and duck hunting in the fall. Fish include Walleye, Northern Pike, Hybrid Muskie and catfish. The city of Edgerton which is just minutes from the cottage offers a beautiful park with a large adult and child swimming pool. In Milton, Wisconsin you can visit the National

Amenities

Newville Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 2:00 PM / Check-out: 9:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Lake View
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Room
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Tennis ...
Suitability:
  • limited accessibility
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Private Pool ...
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • duty free shops
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseshoes
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing

Reviews

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average rating of 4.836735 based on 98 reviews
5

Great cabin experience

  • 5 of 5

This is definitely a cabin. If you are looking for a 5 star hotel stay, it's not for you.

Stayed 4 nights while working at Janesville hospital. Compared to a hotel, loved being able to cook my own food, have space to spread out, make myself at home a little.

Bed was cozy and comfy.

Loved hanging out on the screen porch. Can't directly see the lake because of trees, but lake is directly across road.

Beach to access lake is just a few minute walk down the hill.

Joe was responsive to my emails and a phone call when I needed something more urgently.

  • Submitted: Jul 21, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Quiet and Relaxing!

  • 5 of 5

Great little get away, comfortable home with everything you need. Quiet neighborhood and perfect for the whole family.

  • Submitted: Jul 3, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
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5

Nice Cottage!

  • 5 of 5

The Cottage is in a nice quiet location on the Lake. Has all the comfort and amenities like central air, full kitchen, cable TV, and wi-fi. Outside there is a fire pit gas grill, and nice sitting area. Our dog was very comfortable there also.

  • Submitted: Jun 14, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great little house close to it all!!

  • 5 of 5

The house had everything you needed. It was far enough away from the hustle and bustle to feel like a vacation while being only a couple minute drive to everything!!

  • Submitted: Jun 11, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
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4

Great Getaway

  • 4 of 5

The fenced-in property was perfect for our dog to play in while we grilled and had a bonfire. We had a great time enjoing the perfect weather in the in-screened porch. I would give this a 4.5 if possible. The loss of the .5 star is because we thought this was on the lake but that is on me since I didn't read the entire discription. Other than that, I would definitely come back!

  • Submitted: Jun 1, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
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5

Very good

  • 5 of 5

Nice

  • Submitted: May 28, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
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Map

Nearest Barpub
2 Miles
Anchor Inn
Nearest Golf
multiple nice courses within 30 minutes or less
Nearest Restaurant
0.5 Miles
Lake House Inn
Nearest Ski
ski and snowboard areas about an hour away

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Rates & Availability

Newville Cottage Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
summer 2017
Jul 7 2017 - Aug 31 2017
1 night minimum stay
$125
From
$200
Fri,Sat
 
 
labor day weekend 2017
Sep 1 2017 - Sep 4 2017
1 night minimum stay
$250
 
 
fall/winter 2017
Sep 5 2017 - Dec 21 2017
1 night minimum stay
$100
 
 
Christmas 2017
Dec 22 2017 - Jan 1 2018
1 night minimum stay
$200
 
 
Winter 2018
Jan 2 2018 - May 23 2018
1 night minimum stay
$100
 
 
memorial weekend 2018
May 24 2018 - May 29 2018
1 night minimum stay
$125
From
$250
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
 
 
summer 2018
May 30 2018 - Jul 2 2018
1 night minimum stay
$125
From
$200
Fri,Sat
 
 
july 4th 2018
Jul 3 2018 - Jul 5 2018
1 night minimum stay
$200
 
 
summer 2018
Jul 6 2018 - Aug 30 2018
1 night minimum stay
$125
From
$200
Fri,Sat
 
 
labor day 2018
Aug 31 2018 - Sep 4 2018
1 night minimum stay
$125
From
$250
Fri,Sat,Sun
 
 
fall/winter 2018
Sep 5 2018 - Nov 20 2018
1 night minimum stay
$100
 
 
thanksgiving 2018
Nov 21 2018 - Nov 25 2018
1 night minimum stay
$200
 
 
winter 2018
Nov 26 2018 - Dec 20 2018
1 night minimum stay
$100
 
 
christmas/new years 2018
Dec 21 2018 - Jan 2 2019
1 night minimum stay
$200
 
 
My Standard Rate
1 night minimum stay
$50
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $85
Pet Fee $20
Damage Deposit $150

Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund
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