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Tanya Walker and Melodi Walker McKeighan

Member since: 2015
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Stay Right In Arthur : The Heart Of Illinois Amish Country!

Bedrooms 4
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 1 - 2 nights

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Photos and Description of the Arthur vacation house rental

4 Bedroom, 1.5 Bath Cape Cod In Walking Distance Of Fairgrounds And Downtown.

Looking for a place to stay in Arthur? This Cape Cod built in 1951 features 4 bedrooms and can sleep up to 10 with the additional Queen size sofa bed. Our family friendly home offers a a full kitchen, beautiful wood floors, Wireless Internet, TV, DVD player, two car garage and patio. Plus enjoy our basement rec room with a pool table, ping pong table and huge blackboard for the young and the young at heart. We are within walking distance of Downtown Arthur and the local park and only one block from the Moultrie-Douglas County Fair, Arthur Community Pool, the Freedom Celebration Fireworks and Pauly's BBQ.

Our house is just minutes from The Great Pumpkin Patch, Yoder's Country Kitchen and other restaurants plus area Amish shops. Arthur is less than twenty minutes away from Arcola, theTanger Outlet Mall in Tuscola or Lake Shelbyville and The Little Theatre on The Square in Sullivan.

  • long term renters welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Tanya Walker and Melodi Walker McKeighan (Owner)
Member since: 2015
Call Owner
Speaks english


Nearest Airport
34 Miles
Champaign-Urbana, University of Illinois
Nearest Barpub
0.5 Miles
It'll Do
Nearest Golf
20 Miles
Iron Horse-Tuscola, Eagle Creek-Lake Shelbyville
Nearest Train
21 Miles
Mattoon, IL
Nearest Motorway
10 Miles
Interstate 57
Nearest Restaurant
0.25 Miles
Yoder's Country Kitchen, Pauly's BBQ
Nearest Beach
22 Miles
Sullivan, IL - Lake Shelbyville
Car: necessary

In the heart of Illinois' largest and oldest Amish community, Arthur is just 10 minutes west of Interstate 57 and Arcola on Illinois Rte 133. Conveniently located, we are 20 minutes from Lake Shelbyville, 50 minutes from the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign and just a few hours away from Chicago, Indianapolis and St. Louis. From Interstate 57, take exit 203 and head west towards Arthur on Rte 133.. It is about a 10 minute drive. In Arthur, turn onto Pine Street (it is directly in front of the high school). Go one block to Logan Street and turn right. Our house is the yellow cape cod on the corner of Spruce and Logan. If you are using a GPS to guide your way, the house address is: 39.711843,-88.468750

Explore the surrounding countryside and the many Amish shops that surround our village. The horse-drawn Amish buggies and teams of horses plowing the fields are a common sight. Step back in time to a slower pace of life and relax or enjoy one of our many festivals. Arthur's Freedom Celebration, Moultrie-Douglas County Fair, The Great Pumpkin Patch, Arthur Cheese Festival, Chet Kingery Bluegrass Festival and Mennonite Relief Sale are just of few events held throughout the year.


Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this vacation house rental in Arthur, Illinois

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Fall Festival
Sep 3 2016 - Oct 31 2016
2 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 8 guests; add C$27 per night, per additional guest
My Standard Rate
1 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 8 guests; add C$27 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

King size bed conversion C$13 + Tax
Refundable Damage Deposit C$666
Tax Rate 11.0%

One night standard rate stay will incur a $50 cleaning fee. Additional Fee of $20 per person per night over 6 guests. Please contact owners for longer term rates.

Check-in is 4 PM. Check-out is 11 AM. No smoking in the house or garage. No pets allowed. Parking is allowed in the driveway and on the street. A representative will try to meet you at check-in to familiarize you with the property. If not possible, keys will be left in the lock box adjacent to the front door and an access code will be provided.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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Accommodation and Amenities for this vacation house rental in Arthur

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1800 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Village ...
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Main floor
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , Second floor. Adjoins both upstairs bedrooms.
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 3 - 1 double , Second floor. Shared adjoining half bath.
    Bedroom 4 - 2 twin/ single , Second floor. Shared adjoining half bath.
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double , Main floor
    Bedroom 5 - 1 sleep sofa /futon , Queen size Sofa Bed is in the Living room on the first floor
    Bedroom 1 - 2 twin/ single , Main Floor. Conversion to King for a minimal charge.
  • DVD Player
  • Foosball
  • Game Room ...
  • Games ...
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
  • Video Library ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
  • long term renters welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • churches
  • festivals
  • library
  • live theater
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • boating
  • outlet shopping
  • shopping
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • sailing
  • swimming
Tours and dining in an Amish home are available through services in town. Advance arrangements required.