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Adorable Bungalow One Block from Lake

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Space 139 m²
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

- 4 BR, 2 BA, Sleeps 2-7.

Located in the town of Fox Lake, this newly remodeled bungalow is one block from Pistakee Lake and the Chain of Lakes, and minutes from the Chain O' Lakes State Park. Its in-town location makes it walking distance to movie theaters, stores, many restaurants and the commuter train to Chicago. Master bedroom on first floor. Fully-equipped eat-in kitchen. Enclosed front porch with wicker furniture provides a relaxing place to watch the world go by. Long driveway will accommodate RVs and boat trailers. Large back yard for children and for BBQ's. Cable TVs with DVD/VHS players. Nearby attractions include Six Flags Great America, Volo Auto Museum, Volo Antique Mall, Lambs Farm, Wilmot Ski Area, Volo Bog Nature Center, Gurnee Mills Shopping Mall, and multiple golf courses. The Chain O' Lakes State Park offers hiking trails, horseback riding, boat and paddle boat rental, boat ramps, fishing, ice fishing, cross-country skiing and snowmobiling.

Activities (on site or nearby): Hiking, Biking, Golf, Miniature Golf, Amusement Parks, Fishing, Hunting, wildlife Viewing, Horseback Riding, Shopping, Restaurants, Cinemas, Museums, Swimming, Boating, Sailing, Water-skiing, Jet-skiing, Downhill Skiing, Cross Country skiing, Snowmobiling, Antiquing.

More Details

Property Manager
Property Manager
Member since: 2006
Speaks english
Response time
Within a few hours
Response rate
100%
Calendar last updated:
12 July, 2017

Amenities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house rental in Fox Lake

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 139 m²
House Rules:
  • Check-in: Flexible
  • /
  • Check-out: Flexible
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Max. adults: 8
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25 ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • Cancellation Policy: 60 or more days prior to stay 90% refund. 31-59 days prior to stay 50% refund.
  • Booking is not finalized until the Owner receives the signed rental agreement from the Traveler.
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • soap
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • local restaurant guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Sofa Bed
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Ice Maker
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , bath with shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower enclosure
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 large double bed
    Bedroom 2 - 2 single bed , 1 convertable
    Bedroom 4 - 1 single bed
    Bedroom 3 - 2 single bed , 1 convertable
Entertainment:
  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books
  • books - fiction/non-fiction
  • books - kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • games - kids
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • video player
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Outdoor Grill
  • 4 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • long term rentals available
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • marina
  • museums
  • theme parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • walking
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • water skiing

Reviews

Excellent! 4.7/5 -
(28 traveller reviews)

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Adorable Bungalow One Block from Lake
average rating of 4.714286 based on 28 reviews
5

Beautiful perfect house for family of 8

  • 5 of 5

We absolutely loved the house we stayed at. It was perfect for our family of 8. We had 6 adults and 2 toddlers and they just adored this house . Kirk was great to work with he was always available if there was any questions aND a very nice man. The house is perfect location and walking distance from the train station and a perfect little park for my children. Kirk's house has all the amenities you will need for your stay. And more than enough room for everyone to be comfortable in. House was very clean. We will definitely be staying here every time we go back to midwest and it was a pleasure working with Kirk. We would also highly recommend this house to our family and friends . Thanks for everything kirk!

  • Review Submitted: Sep 25, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nice, but a bad experience!

  • 1 of 5

The property was very nice and clean. The air conditioning, to say the least was horrible. The thermostat would only go to 72 and the down stairs stayed between 77 to 75 the whole time we were there. The upstairs had a portable air conditioning unit, that would run two hours, fill up with water and shut off. Then you had to disconnect it, take it to the bath room and drain the water out of it. The furniture is very hard and uncomfortable, whats posted in the add is not the furniture in the house. During our stay, an ash tray was emptied into an outside trash container. Because it wasn't bagged, I was charged 20 from my damage deposit. To say the least, this experience wasn't pleasant.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 21, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Fantastic

  • 5 of 5

This was our second time staying at this beautiful and cozy house. It had been a couple of years since our last stay and it was just as everyone remembered. This place always feels like home and this is what keeps us coming back for more. The first time we stayed here we had a total of 7 people and this last time there were 9. There was still more than enough space for all our family. The first-timers loved the house and quickly understood why we loved staying here. Thank you, Kirk, for always making all of us feel welcome.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 3, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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McHenry Il USA
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creepy!!

  • 1 of 5

the property was perfect but the first sign should have been when he said he doesn't go thru VRBO!! not a very trusting person to do business with! neighbors DO watch you while staying! unless you are desperate for this location don't do it!!

  • Review Submitted: Sep 13, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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El Paso, Il
5

Spring Coho trip!

  • 5 of 5

Great weekend! Clean house, great location, very affordable. Kurt was very accomodating to ensure that we had a great time. Renting a house instead of getting a hotel room allowed us to grill fresh Coho from Lake Michigan.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 4, 2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great Rental - includes everything you need

  • 5 of 5

Kirk, the owner, is a wonderful person to work with and really cares about his property and those staying with him. He was very helpful from start to finish, we even received our security deposit back within 3 days of returning home! House was in a great location, with lots within walking distance (restaurants, train to city, access to the water, shops, etc.). Rooms and house are clean and well maintained. Stayed here for 3 nights, while visiting family with 4 adults and 1 child. We had more than enough room. Lots of thought has been put into this rental - game closet full of items for all ages, tons of towels, beds, lots of seating, 2 living areas (main floor and upstairs sitting/TV area), etc. We will definitely stay here again if needing a place in the Fox Lake area.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 18, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
40 Miles
Chicago/O'Hare
Nearest Motorway
4 Miles
State Rt. 120 and State Rt. 12
Nearest Beach
15 Miles

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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday house in Fox Lake

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
A$276
A$1,704
 

Additional information about rental rates

Property Damage Protection A$74.46
Refundable Damage Deposit A$750.95
Laundry A$31.49
Tax Rate 6.0%

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • No refunds for cancellations made after payment is made
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