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Butternut Bungalow - Experience Lake Sinissippi!

Bedrooms 1
Space 55 m²
Property type bungalow
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 2-4

Butternut Bungalow, a delightful cottage located on the beautiful 2800 acre Lake Sinissippi.

Great location in Dodge County, less than an hour from Madison or Milwaukee and about 2-1/2 hours from the city of Chicago.

Private parking. Butternut Bungalow is the perfect get-a-way for two! The carpeted bedroom/living room has one queen size bed with a sitting area. For additional guests, two cots are available if needed.

Patio doors access the covered porch, perfect for enjoying morning coffee and watching the sunrise.

Eat-in kitchen with gas stove/oven, full size refrigerator and microwave. One full bathroom with shower stall.

Central heat/air conditioning. Butternut Bungalow is on the waterfront with a private dock available should you like to bring your own boat. The public boat launch is nearby. Also on site - a canoe, paddle boat (seasonal) and lakeside fire pit.

More Details

Keith & Virginia Wick
Member since: 2012
Speaks english
Response time
Within a few hours
Response rate
Calendar last updated:
21 February, 2018

About Keith & Virginia Wick

Allow us to introduce ourselves…we are Keith and Virginia Wick, proud co-owners and property managers of Butternut Bungalow, a vacation rental property located on Lake Sinissippi in Juneau, Wisconsin. Since August of 2012, we have been blessed with the opportunity to provide a relaxing and comfortable get-a-way for guests traveling from all parts of the United States to the Dodge County area. Our 36 years of sales and customer service experience have afforded us a natural progression into the hospitality industry. Guests visit Butternut Bungalow looking for a way to retreat from their day-to-day routine. As co-owners and property managers, our primary objective is to do our part in making their stay a memorable one. Keeping our guests' needs in the forefront of our minds has been paramount to our success. Virginia, with her design and staging background, especially enjoys making the place unique for each and every guest.

Keith & Virginia Wick purchased this bungalow in 2008

Why Keith & Virginia Wick chose Juneau

Back in 2008 we began looking for lake property near the Milwaukee area. We have been boating enthusiasts for some time and decided it was time to realize our dream of living near the water 24/7. We had already built one house and were interested in building another, so we began our search with the intention of finding a place where we could design and build our lake home. As it turned out Lake Sinissippi was that place! We drove around the area looking for the perfect spot and while viewing one house for sale, we stumbled on another that had just been put on the market. A double lot, with a little garage/apartment on one and a spot to build our new home on the other. They sold as a set and we decided to take the plunge. We renovated the smaller house and gave it a name - Butternut Bungalow and lived in it while we built our new house next door. It's a great little place that has turned into a get-a-way spot for two. Celebrate your anniversary, birthday, honeymoon, or simply time to wind down. It's perfect!

What makes this bungalow unique

As the photo of us shows…WOW! We fell in love with what seemed to be a very well-kept secret - Lake Sinissippi. You can feel the peacefulness as you wind your way in to the lake.

W-O-W stands for Wicks' On Water and we'd love for you to come experience life on the water, in any season, at Butternut Bungalow.


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday bungalow rental in Juneau

Property Type:
  • bungalow
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 55 m²
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:30 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Min. age of primary renter: 21
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • CANCELLATION POLICY: 50% refund if guest cancels at least 15 days prior to check-in date. No refund if cancelled within 14 days of arrival.
Location Type:
  • Lake
  • Lake View
  • Lakefront
  • River
  • Rural
  • Waterfront
  • Away From It All
  • Romantic
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • soap
  • Bottled Water
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Filtered Water
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Wireless Internet
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower enclosure
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 large double bed , 2 cots available
  • The bedroom and living area are one in the same, similar to a hotel suite.
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • games - kids
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Video Library
  • Boat Dock
  • Canoe
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Pedal Boat
  • Porch Furniture
  • veranda
  • Yard
  • 4 garden chairs
  • long term rentals available
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • laundrette - not serviced
  • festivals
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing


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Butternut Bungalow - Experience Lake Sinissippi!
average rating of 4.8923078 based on 65 reviews
Greenville, SC

An excellent site for a quiet, relaxing and refreshing vacation or get-away!

  • 5 of 5

Excellent hospitality! Super quiet and very relaxing for a get-away. Keith and Virginia are great hosts and the property is kept in immaculate condition. We saw more wildlife - fox, family of racoons, deer, muskrat, fowl, etc - than we've seen at our own home! Lake Sinissippi is so peaceful and quiet, sitting in the rockers on the porch reading a book is what a vacation is about! Thank you!!

  • Review Submitted: 01/08/2016
  • Date of Stay: July 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: And don't forget the chipmunk family under the bungalow porch! So entertaining to watch while you relax in your rockers. Thank you for your wonderful comments. We very much appreciate the excellent review!
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The property was exactly as described in the listing. It was clean and had great amenities.

  • 5 of 5

Our stay at Butternut Bungalow was perfect. The property is warm, inviting, and fully equipt with everything you need for a relaxing vacation including games, puzzles, and books. Keith and Virginia were exceptional hosts - communicative and accommodating. The attention to detail in the decor added charm to the already charming residence. We had a lovely time and look forward to coming back soon!

  • Review Submitted: 26/12/2017
  • Date of Stay: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for telling us all about your stay at Butternut Bungalow! We love making the stay special for our guests and we love hearing about their experiences. We look forward to having you back! Happy New Year!! Keith and Virginia
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The Butternut Bungalow Never Disappoints!

  • 5 of 5

Some of the dishes and a couple chairs were different than when we were there last. However, the charm and tranquility were the same. Every nook and cranny is so absolutely, perfectly clean! The views are peaceful. We love this gem!

  • Review Submitted: 01/11/2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We love when guests return to Butternut Bungalow!!! We are so happy you've found it to be a special place for you. We strive to provide the best experience possible for our guests and like to keep the bungalow in tip top shape. Thank you for sharing about your stay. We look forward to seeing you again! Keith and Virginia
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Madison, WI

Wonderful Weekend Away

  • 5 of 5

My girlfriend and I had a wonderful time at the Butternut Bungalow. It was everything that two people could want for a long, relaxing weekend. We had a great time taking the canoe out for a spin, sitting by the fire, and enjoying the fall colors from the porch. We hope to be back soon!

  • Review Submitted: 01/11/2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for submitting a review and sharing about your experience at Butternut Bungalow. We are humbled to know that so many fond memories come from a stay at our little place by the lake. Happy to hear you were able to take advantage of some of the amenities available during the fall season at the Lake Sinissippi. We look forward to seeing you again for another visit! Keith and Virginia
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Very peaceful, comfortable with lots of special extras

  • 5 of 5

This bungalow was the ideal location and ambiance for two people. It was very quiet and peaceful with private access to a dock , lake and firepit. You could sit in rockers on the porch, in chairs by the fire or on the dock. There was a canoe and plenty of lake available. The bungalow was well stocked with kitchen needs, reading material and games and every amenity you could ever need. The owners provided many extras, water bottles, snacks, and special anniversary treats. The decorating style and art work were a special treat. It is conveniently situated for travel to Horicon Refuge, Kettle Moraine and other recreation areas. There are folders with information on all nearby recreation, food and entertainment possibilities.

  • Review Submitted: 18/10/2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We're very pleased you were happy with the accommodations and nearby attractions at Butternut Bungalow. Thank you so much for taking the time to share about your visit to the Lake Sinissippi area! Keith and Virginia
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What a beautiful surprise.

  • 5 of 5

The special touches are everywhere. This place was wonderful. Would definitely stay here again.

  • Review Submitted: 09/10/2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for sharing your thoughts on your stay at Butternut Bungalow. Sounds like you had a great girls weekend! We look forward to having you back - Keith & Virginia
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Nearest Airport
60 Miles
General Mitchell International Airport Milwaukee
Nearest Barpub
5 Miles
Days Gone By Hustisford, WI
Nearest Golf
7 Miles
Rock River Hills Horicon, WI
Nearest Train
23 Miles
Columbus, WI
Nearest Motorway
4 Miles
Highway 60
Nearest Restaurant
5 Miles
Lake Street Inn Hustisford, WI
Nearest Ski
35 Miles
Sunburst Kewaskum, WI
Nearest Beach
20 Miles
Pike Lake State Park Hartford, WI
Car: recommended

Horicon National Wildlife Refuge, Wild Goose State Trail, John Hustis House Museum, Lakefest, Venetian Night, Farmers Market, Boating, Jet Ski, Canoeing, Kayaking, Biking, Walking.


Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday bungalow in Juneau

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Spring/Summer/Fall 2018
1 May 2018 - 28 Oct 2018
2 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add AU$6 per night, per additional guest
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add AU$6 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Tax Rate 5.5%

Check-in time is at 4:00 p.m. on the day of your arrival. Check-out time is at 11:30 a.m. on the day of your departure. Additional fees may apply in specific situations. Long term rental rates are available upon request.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • No refunds for cancellations made after payment is made
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