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Sleeps10
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 4 nights

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Overview


Details
Property
house
Sleeps
10
Bedrooms
3
Bathrooms
3
Minimum Stay
2 - 4 nights

About the property

Beautifully Remodeled 3+ Bed, 3 Bath On The Shores Of Lake Waubesa

This is the perfect lake house getaway. Our property offers the best off all worlds. We are on a 3000 acre, 35 foot deep lake with all the sporting activities you can hope for with tons of conservation land all around so you feel like you are up north. The good news is that we are 2 hours from Chicago, 70 mins from Milwaukee and most importantly only 6 miles to Capital and UW- Madison campus in downtown Madison. The entertainment and dining options are endless in a place like Madison. The house itself offers both the feel of a northwoods cabin, but with brand new super modern bathrooms, 2 year old kitchen and a newly finished basement.

Our house was built in the late 1800s as an ice house. It retains all of the charm of the original knotty pine walls and 100 year old hard wood floors. When we bought the place, we brought 21st century amenities to this 19th century gem. The property offers 3 bedrooms and 2 full baths including a huge soaking tub. The kitchen features granite counters, new appliances, a breakfast bar and all the modern convenience. There is a dining room off the kitchen which can seat as many as 10-12 for a dinner party. The living room has a cozy fireplace, a nice seating area, large flat screen tv with cable shuffleboard game and even a stand up video game for the kids (or grown up kids!) The first floor also has a brand new washer/ dryer and a full bath with the huge soaking tub.

Upstairs has all 3 bedrooms. A spacious master bedroom with a king sized bed, a charm filled 2nd bedroom with a queen bed and the kids room featuring a full over queen bunk bed and a twin with another trundle twin underneath. This versatile room can maximize capacity, or it can be a nice relaxing room for a couple.

The basement was just refinished and features a lovely seating area for the family with a TV. There is an arcade style bubble hockey game, a small sleeping area and a bar with seating for 4 and a refrigerator. The bar was a wonderful project where we reused the 100 year old wood counter top from the original counter top in the baitshop part of the icehouse. This house has so much history and we really did our best to accentuate it.

The enclosed sunroom has the hot tub with amazing views of the sunsets and the lake. There is a lakeside deck and fire pit in the yard as well as a nice long pier which leads to perfect sandy bottom swimming. There is an oversize BBQ grill and a basketball hoop along side of the house.

This is a family style rental for quiet enjoyment, we want our guests to have a good time, but guest absolutely must be respectful of our neighbors and community. No bachelor/ bachelorette parties, drunken behavior or loud noise is allowed. please read the rules before booking to avoid any issues. We do allow pets, but there is a 45lb limit on dog size and Dogs must be leashed if they don't respond immediately to commands ( be honest about this) Dogs absolutely may not enter neighbors yards, security deposit will be forfeited immediately if they do.

You can trailer your boat to the nearby public boat launch about 1.5 miles away. The fishing is fantastic, and as the least congested of the Madison chain. Lake Waubesa is an amazing lake that you will remember for years to come.

More Details

Owner
Steve
Member since: 2010
Speaks english, spanish
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
February 23, 2017

Location

Nearest Airport
10 Miles
Madison Airport
Nearest Barpub
0.01 Miles
5100 Bar and Grill
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
Yahara Hills Golf Course
Nearest Motorway
2 Miles
I 90-94
Nearest Restaurant
0.01 Miles
5100 Bar and Grill
Nearest Ski
40 Miles
Cascade Mountain
Nearest Beach
0.2 Miles
McDaniel Park
Car: recommended

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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this vacation house rental in McFarland, Wisconsin

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Graduation Weekend
May 12 2017 - May 14 2017
2 night minimum stay
C$983
 
 
Summer 2017
May 26 2017 - Oct 1 2017
4 night minimum stay
C$393
From
C$917
Fri,Sat
C$2,752
C$10,484
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add C$46 per night, per additional guest
 
4th of July 2017
Jul 1 2017 - Jul 3 2017
3 night minimum stay
C$3,538
Flat fee
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
C$262
From
C$524
Fri,Sat
C$1,507
C$3,538
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add C$46 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable Damage Deposit C$328
Pet Fee C$197
cleaning fee C$229

This is a family style rental for quiet enjoyment, we want our guests to have a good time, but guest absolutely must be respectful of our neighbors and community. No bachelor/ bachelorette parties, drunken behavior or loud noise is allowed. please read the rules before booking to avoid any issues. We do allow pets, but there is a 45lb limit on dog size and Dogs must be leashed if they don't respond immediately to commands ( be honest about this) Dogs absolutely may not enter neighbors yards, security deposit will be forfeited immediately if they do.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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

Accommodation and Amenities for this vacation house rental in McFarland

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2050 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Lakefront
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , Upstairs bath with double vanity and spacious custom shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , tub , shower , jetted tub , Huge downstairs bath with enormous jetted soaking tub
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , 2nd bedroom with lake views
    Bedroom 1 - 1 king , Master Bedroom with a King Bed and Lake views
    Living room - 1 sleep sofa /futon , Pull out sleeper sofa in living room
    Bedroom 3 - 2 double , 2 twin/ single , 1 bunk bed , A twin with a trundle twin, and a Double over Double bunk.
    Basement - 1 sleep sofa /futon , Queen sleeper sofa and sleeping nook for full inflatable
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Suitability:
  • Events Allowed
  • long term renters welcome
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
This is a family style rental for quiet enjoyment, we want our guests to have a good time, but guest absolutely must be respectful of our neighbors and community. No bachelor/ bachelorette parties, drunken behavior or loud noise is allowed. please read the rules before booking to avoid any issues. We do allow pets, but there is a 45lb limit on dog size and Dogs must be leashed if they don't respond immediately to commands ( be honest about this) Dogs absolutely may not enter neighbors yards, security deposit will be forfeited immediately if they do.