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Gorgeous Lakefront Chalet w/ 450 sq ft Private Beach, Campfire Pit, Dock & Boats

Sleeps11
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 148 m²
Property type chalet
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

Overview

About the property

3 bedrooms + loft, 2 full baths, sleeps 11, 8 adult max, no limit on # of kids

This lovely lake front chalet rests at the end of a peninsula on an acre of land with a 35 ft x 15 ft private beach, stone steps providing easy access into the lake, a private campfire area, private dock for fishing & a paddle boat and kayak for use at no additional cost. The heart of the home is the two-story great room, with an entire wall of windows facing the 15 acre lake. The great room has a grand stone fire place, leather couches, large dining table and chairs and for your enjoyment CD’s, books, games and DVD's for children and adults.

There is a second play area up in the loft with toys, games and books for kids. The chalet has three bedrooms and a loft providing sleeping accommodations for 11 comfortably.

Innsbrook: With over 100 lakes spanning its 7,000 acres, Innsbrook offers guests solitude and relaxation in a beautiful natural setting. Whether you are floating in a canoe across a lake, riding horses, playing golf, hiking a nature trail or simply resting on your deck, Innsbrook can provide you with the escape you need and a place to reconnect with family and friends.

Innsbrook is also the first resort community in the continental US to become a certified Audubon sanctuary through Audubon International (1999). This translates into an oasis where wildlife abounds. From bald eagles and swallowtail tiger butterflies to blue-tailed skinks and cedar waxwings, a variety of bird and wildlife make their home at Innsbrook. It is common to see deer roaming freely. The lakes are regularly stocked with fish. Landscaping is carried out with native flora. This delicate balance is nurtured through environmental planning, wildlife management and resource conservation.

More Details

Owner
Lauri Teagan
Member since: 2007
Speaks english
Response time
Within a day
Response rate
90%
Calendar last updated:
10 November, 2017

About Lauri Teagan

Hi! We're the Teagans and we've owned this beautiful chalet since fall 2006. We bought the house when our kids were 2 and 3 and have tried to include everything a family could want. We have kept books, beach and indoor toys and dvd's from when our children were young and added to the collection as they have grown. We even included fun stuff for the adults as well.

Lauri Teagan purchased this chalet in 2006

Why Lauri Teagan chose Innsbrook

We fell in love with the house the first time we went out to visit Innsbrook and decided to jump right in and buy it. We feel this is a special place even for Innsbrook because its on the end of a penninsula surrounded by water on 3 sides and has a significant area of flat land where our children can play, something particularly special and unusual for Innsbrook. The first thing we did when we bought this property was to put in a private beach and campfire area. We have decided to provide every amenity our family could ever want and hopefully thought of everything for you as well.

What makes this chalet unique

Something we love about this place is the 2 story wall of windows in the Great Room. Whether you are inside or outside you are surrounded by breathtaking views and can't help but relax in picturesque nature. The Great Room also provides the perfect spot for the whole group to relax and celebrate their time together. Right off the Great Room is a deck the length of the house providing plenty of room to bar-b-que, enjoy outdoor dining and lying out and enjoying the scenery.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Perfect for the family - the kids love the beach and caught a lot of fish. It was great! The experience was perfectly relaxing. The first place we stayed in a long time we didn't have to put up with anything when we got there.
Jun 2008
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Amenities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday chalet rental in Innsbrook

Property Type:
  • chalet
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 148 m²
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 11
  • Max. adults: 8
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only ...
  • Rental Rules and Regulations 1. CHECK-IN time is after 3 p.m. CST and CHECK-OUT is 11 a.m. CST. No early check-ins. This agreement does not create a
  • Departure Check List 1. Start one load of towels. 2. Load and run the dishwasher 3. Empty refrigerator/ freezer of your items. 4. Strip the beds used
  • 4 car maximum
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront ...
  • Lake ...
  • Lake View
  • Lakefront ...
  • Resort ...
  • Rural ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Broadband Access ...
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Computer Available ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Firewood
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Free Long Distance ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Maps
  • mobile phone
  • PC
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Security System
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Fireplace
Kitchen:
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 12 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Upstairs Bathroom - toilet , shower enclosure , Fluffy towels included
    Downstairs Bathroom - toilet , shower enclosure , Fluffy bath towels, hair dryer, and first aide kit provided
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 11
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 large double bed
    Loft - 1 large double bed , 1 cot , portable crib available
    Bedroom 2 - 1 large double bed , 2 single bed , The 2 twins are a trundle bed.
    Bedroom 3 - 3 single bed , This is a twin bunk bed w/ trundle pull out, fun decor
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • books - fiction/non-fiction
  • books - kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • games - kids
  • Music Library
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • video player
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Barbecue
  • deck chairs
  • Bicycles ...
  • Boat ...
  • Boat with Paddles
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Gated Community
  • Golf ...
  • Golf Clubs
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Pedal Boat
  • sand pit
  • Tennis ...
  • Tennis Court
  • Walkway to Water
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • wooden decking
  • 1 bicycles
  • 16 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • long term rentals available
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Sauna ...
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
Free local and long distance phone service. There is a computer with internet.

Reviews

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Gorgeous Lakefront Chalet w/ 450 sq ft Private Beach, Campfire Pit, Dock & Boats
average rating of 4.888158 based on 167 reviews
5

Family Time!

  • 5 of 5

We were in Innsbrook for a wedding. We were able to spend time as a family and enjoyed watching my grandson fish for the first time and ride in a paddle boat for the first time. Our house reminded us of years ago when we used to come to Innsbrook so we felt right at home with the beautiful view and peacefulness. We left saying, "We have to do this again!"

  • Review Submitted: 02/10/2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect for our large family!

  • 5 of 5

We have eight children from ages two to thirteen. This house has games, fishing poles, multiple boats (kayaks, a canoe, a peddle boat, a paddle boat), life preservers, etc.

Just bring enough food and they've thought of everything else (including a kitchen with pots, pans, plates and flatware).

We are able to sleep all ten of us, and feed all ten of us both inside and on the deck (my favorite place for us to eat.)

We love this place and have come back several times!

  • Review Submitted: 26/09/2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Week of 9/10/17

  • 4 of 5

This was my first rental in this area. I tend to rent property during the week and after Labor Day or before Memorial Day. It was very, very quiet. I had no neighbors around until half way through my week. Even then, I only heard them a couple times when I was on the deck and saw them on the lake a few times. I'm not sure how many people were there, but I did see three cars.

The chalet was clean and well stocked with towels, dishes, utensils, etc. I was the only one on this trip, but there was plenty of room for a family, a couple small families and/or friends. Both the fire alarms and the front door lock are wired into the security system of Innsbrook.

I had a perfect view of the lake during the day and into the evenings. At night, when the clouds had passed through, I saw the most beautiful sky full of stars! As I was alone, I did not get in the water. However, there were plenty of water "toys" for adults...kayaks, pedal boat, rafts, and a canoe. I also saw a plastic pool for the kids.

I spent one afternoon checking out the amenities...stables, tennis courts, basketball court, fitness center, pools, etc. There were only a few people scattered in these places. I'm sure the time of day, as well as time of year, had something to do with the quiet. I chose to drive under the speed limit while driving after seeing deer in yards, in the woods and on the road.

My only complaint was not having a land line during my stay and my cell phone was spotty. However, the internet worked perfectly, which helped me keep in contact with my family. The phone company was working on the phone lines and it was an unusual issue. For most people, I don't think this would be a problem.

Lauri was helpful before and during my stay. She is very easy to work with. Even though she is out of the area, she has a woman named Sandy you can get in contact with if you need help with something. Also, a security guard named, Bill, checked in on me and later stopped his car on the road as we passed to ask how I was enjoying my stay. All very friendly people.

I hesitated writing this review because I really want to keep this my secret hide away. ;)

  • Review Submitted: 20/09/2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect House on quiet lake

  • 5 of 5

This was our 2nd visit to this wonderful home. The house is very clean and the beds are comfortable. The towels are fluffy and abundant. This year we hung out by the sandy beach which is nice and sunny all day. There are 2 kayaks and a paddleboard which we used to go all around the lake. The view of the lake from the deck is stunning, really gives you a peaceful feeling. We were able to use the fire pit at night and there is firewood provided. The kitchen is well stocked with stemware, cutting boards, bowls, blender, there were even ziploc bags that were very handy. We met some of the neighbors this year and they were wonderful. Lauri, the owner, is very easy to deal with and very responsive. Can't wait to go back!!!

  • Review Submitted: 03/09/2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Relaxing and Fabulous !

  • 5 of 5

Our stay was absolutely wonderful , front to back. We chose this cabin for the special and memorable experience of a family get-together during the 2017 Eclipse. I would change absolutely *nothing*. It was like being in your best-friend's cabin that already had everything one might want in the house. We enjoyed the lake, the canoe, the gorgeous balcony (with not one, but two, large tables' worth of room , and a third off to the side of the large wraparound porch, if needed). The fridge, microwave, and kitchen pantry offered plenty of room to let us "do our thing" when we wanted to stay in, visit and play games. When we wanted to go out, and easy driving distance to the city of we wanted to do something there. (I would STONGLY recommend YaYa's Euro Bistro in St Louis for a great meal!). There were a massive amount of towels, games, etc. . . just everything we could think of was there. Wifi was great (there was a gift of an Echo during the trip ,m, and we hooked it up and "played with it" , no problem).

Also - I run/walk in the mornings, and the surrounding area was very nice and peaceful for that.

All three couples in my group had a nice room, and were thrilled with the visit.

I can't say enough about the beauty of the cabin itself. It's bones were lovely, and the decor was nice, but friendly-casual enough not to be intimidating, or feel stuffy. (And I much appreciated the that the decor didn't include of the mounted animal-part theme so common in similar cabins I've researched or seen).

All in all , we visited with our family, played games, ate popcorn , hung out, and enjoyed the wonderful relaxing environment we had hoped for. It was perfect.

My sincere thanks to our hosts.

Cheers,

Sybil and family.

  • Review Submitted: 02/09/2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Great spot for a family extended family and or friends. Comfortable clean and has all necessities.

  • 4 of 5

Owner is very responsive. Plenty of space linens and supplies. Fire pit was awesome. Canoe was great. Used grill and outside table for large family dinners. Kitchen had everything we needed. Location on lake was very nice. I would recommend booking!!!!!

  • Review Submitted: 31/08/2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Located less than an hour outside of St Louis. Activities include golf, swimming, basketball, volleyball, horseback riding, hiking fishing, mountain biking, boating (paddle boat and canoe), fitness center, beaches, concerts, movies, art shows, camps for kids wine tours, antiquing and shopping. Private beach and dock 30 feet from chalet.

Golf: Enjoy Innsbrook 18 hole championship golf course, putting green and driving range or relax at the clubhouse and bar located at the 9th hole. Innsbrook hosts tournaments, provide lessons and more. For more information, contact Innsbrook.

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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday chalet in Innsbrook

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Thanksgiving 2017
17 Nov 2017 - 26 Nov 2017
3 night minimum stay
AU$494
 
 
Winter Break 2017
21 Dec 2017 - 7 Jan 2018
3 night minimum stay
AU$394
From
AU$494
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
 
 
Spring 2018
27 Apr 2018 - 24 May 2018
2 night minimum stay
AU$329
From
AU$428
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
 
 
Summer 2018 Part 1
25 May 2018 - 28 Jun 2018
3 night minimum stay
AU$428
From
AU$521
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
 
 
4th July week 2018
29 Jun 2018 - 8 Jul 2018
3 night minimum stay
AU$652
 
 
Summer 2018 Part 2
9 Jul 2018 - 5 Aug 2018
3 night minimum stay
AU$461
From
AU$521
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
 
 
Summer 2018 Part 3
6 Aug 2018 - 3 Sep 2018
3 night minimum stay
AU$428
From
AU$521
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
 
 
Fall 2018
4 Sep 2018 - 15 Nov 2018
2 night minimum stay
AU$329
From
AU$428
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
 
 
Thanksgiving week 2018
16 Nov 2018 - 25 Nov 2018
3 night minimum stay
AU$494
 
 
Winter Break 2018
20 Dec 2018 - 2 Jan 2019
3 night minimum stay
AU$394
From
AU$494
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
AU$257
From
AU$329
Fri,Sat,Sun
 

Additional information about rental rates

cleaning fee AU$296.55
Refundable Damage Deposit AU$659
Tax Rate 7.1%

There will be a 2.6% service fee deducted from your security deposit for the use of credit cards in the US. Int'l credit card fees are 3.8%. We do not have a business Paypal account. You may use Paypal and send it to my personal account but there will be a 3% service fee.

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.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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