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Glorious Sunsets Seen From Home On The Beautiful Chain O'Lakes

Bedrooms 5
Half Baths1
Space 464 m²
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 4 nights


About the property


This newly constructed home which won the Architectural Crystal Key Award in Chicago is truly a unique site on the Chain O'Lakes. It's perfectly situated at the top of the Chain on Lake Catherine with spring fed waters reaching 45' deep and is accessible to over 10 adjacent lakes and channels by boat or car.

Built in 2011, this 5000 SF, 4 level home has spectacular western lake views. The main floor offers open space flowing from the panoramic great room with 60' HDTV and gas fireplace to the fully equipped kitchen sporting state of the art appliances and large seating area opens up to the screened in porch comfortably sitting a family after a fun-filled day on the water. A few steps up the beautiful staircase you'll find 2 private bedrooms next to a marble-tiled full bathroom. The first bedroom boasts a double bunk bed along with a pullout out couch fitted with a featherbed for comfort. The second bedroom is designed with a full featherbed mattress nestled into a fun alcove along with a twin bed. Back down the hallway, around the corner and up a few more stairs, you'll find the secluded private master suite. It features a King size bed with down comforter, entertainment system, large sumptuous master bath with a rain shower and air bubble bath spa along with a private balcony overlooking the stunning sunsets of Lake Catherine.

Venturing to the walkout level of the home, you'll find a large entertainment room with bar and 60' HDTV. A private suite in itself, this floor also encompasses a private bedroom with queen bed and is adjacent to another room equipped with a queen and twin bed outfit. In addition, there is a lovely bathroom tiled in travertine providing a spa-like experience. Outside the 10' tall 4 piece sliding glass door, you'll find yet another outdoor experience with a fire pit and lounging chairs for late night s'more roasting. Each bedroom along with the main living area and lower level entertainment room is equipped with its own HDTV sound system. The whole house is wired with Direct TV and High speed internet. Comfortably sleeping 10 people, this home still offers a cozy, inviting, kick your shoes off type of atmosphere. In addition to all the outdoor equipment available such as paddle board, single and double kayak, bocce ball, baggo, croquet, firepit, swing set, sandbox, fishing gear...there is also plenty to do indoor with cabinets chocked full of entertaining games, movie choices and good books to snuggle up and read.

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Member since: 2013
Speaks english
Response time:
Within a few hours
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Calendar last updated:
April 27, 2017


Accommodation and Amenities for this vacation house rental in Antioch

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 464 m²
  • 4 stories
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed ...
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
Location Type:
  • Lake View
  • Lakefront
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • 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
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 16 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Master Bathroom - toilet , tub , shower , jetted tub , Serene spa-like Bathroom in Master Suite with a rain shower.
    Upper Level Bathroom - toilet , shower , Adjacent to 2 bedrooms with double sink basin.
    Lower Level Bathroom - toilet , shower , Adjacent to 2 bedrooms in lower leve.
    Powder Room Main Level - toilet , Located on Main floor near great room and kitchen.
  • Each spacious bathroom is beautifully appointed and outfitted in travertine or marble.
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 sleep sofa /futon , 1 bunk bed , 2 Full-size bunk mattresses; sofa sleeper with featherbed.
    Bedroom 1 - 1 king , MB Suite..King bed w/down comforter and HDTV.
    Bedroom 3 - 1 double , 1 twin/ single , Double bed alcove accessed w/small ladder. Fun for kids.
    Bedroom 4 - 1 queen , Lower level bedroom adjacent to full bath.
    Bedroom 5 - 1 double , 1 twin/ single , Spacious lower level sleeping area adjacent to a bedroom.
  • 5 Private sleeping quarters.
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library
  • Balcony ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • shopping
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing


Nearest Airport
35 Miles
O'Hare and Milwaukee
Nearest Train
2 Miles
Downtown Antioch Metra to Chicago
Car: recommended

Our home located at the top of the Chain O' Lakes on Lake Catherine serves as an aquatic mecca for summer leisure auch as boating, skiing, tubing, kayaking, fishing, paddle boarding and cruising; while hunting, skiing, tubing, ice fishing and snowmobiling abound during the winter months. Less than an hour from Chicago and Milwaukee, it makes the ideal destination for a long weekend of relaxation or a full week of fun-filled adventure.


Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this vacation house rental in Antioch

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Mid Season
Sep 9 2017 - Oct 31 2017
2 night minimum stay
Low Season (Non-Holidays)
Nov 1 2017 - May 16 2018
2 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable Damage Deposit C$409.95
cleaning Fee C$252.8
Property Damage Protection C$107.95

*If credit card is used for payment, a 2.5% fee will be withheld from security deposit at end of stay to cover this expense. Otherwise, Guest has the option to secure the reservation with a secured payment via e-check at no charge.
*Holiday rates differ; please ask Homeowner for specific quotes.
*Deposit monies are NOT refundable unless Lessor can re-rent the home for the same dates and rental amount.
*Only guests on Rental Agreement are permitted on property; 24 hr on-site manager reports infractions. Violations are subject to immediate eviction; no refund of monies.
*Absolutely no loud noises disrupting neighbors.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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