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Steve & Gina

Member since: 2013
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Speaks english

Timeless Lakefront With Peaceful Mornings,Fun Filled Days & Crimson Evenings

35 Reviews
Bedrooms 2
Property type chateau / country house


Photos and Description of this Akron holiday chateau / country house

50'HDTV 2 Queen BdRms,Lg Kitchen,Lg Living Rm,Deck full Bath on 300 acre Lake

We start out by installing WiFi wireless & 50' HD TV .There is a Lg Living Room with a Large loveseat with Large Couch for you to relax while enjoying your HDTV. Please don't do the dishes, let our dishwasher due the dirty work for you. There are 2 Bedrooms, One with a Queen and a single bed & one with a Queen bed, Lg Kitchen with everything you could possibly want including table & chairs to enjoy your meal. Full Bath which includes option of bath or shower.Plenty of parking even a large space across the street to park your RV or Boat Trailer That is also surrounded by a park setting. All this sits on a 300 acre Lake that offer visitors a variety of outdoor recreational experiences. Boating, swimming and fishing are popular on the several surrounding lakes also. The wetlands of the park attract waterfowl and shorebirds providing visitors enjoyment observing wildlife. There is a 38 foot Dock for your Convenience to fish or to use in case you bring your own water craft or rent anyone of our waverunners/jet skis for your sight seeing enjoyment.Plenty of lakefront Resturants that serve all your favorite foods & drinks. Let yourself enjoy what you deserve..

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  • long term rentals available
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Steve & Gina (Owner)
Member since: 2013
Call Owner
Speaks english

Why Steve & Gina chose Ohio

This Lake is The Only Non-Man Made Lake in The Portage Lakes. Its As Natural As it Gets.There Are 5 Lakes to Portage But...Long Lake is Natures Way Of Saying Good Morning ! Portage Lakes lies at one of the highest points of the state and on a major watershed divide in Ohio. Some water from the lakes reaches Lake Erie and some flows to the Ohio River.The area became an important trading post for settlers and Indians. It was a recognized landmark during the War of 1812, serving as a rendezvous point of American troops. The old Indian portage path was part of the ancient boundary between the Six Nations and the Western Indians The Portage Lakes have many species swimming in their

waters. Largemouth Bass, Walleye, Black and White

Crappie, Muskellunge, Eastern Chain Pickerel, Bluegill,

Redear Sunfish, Pumpkinseed, Rainbow Trout, Warmouth

Bass, Yellow Perch, Channel Catfish, Bullhead, Sucker,

and Carp are all found here. Muskellunge are generally

found in North Reservoir, while the Pickerel are located

in Long Lake. Saugeye are stocked in all lakes.

What makes this chateau / country house unique

As You Wake Up in The Morning & The Sun is Rising Over the Lake Facing You. The Colors, The Smell Of Fresh Air, (Remember That)... Since There is No Heavy Traffic Near By, Swans & Ducks Are Gonna Be the Only Sounds While Blue Heron Fly By. While You Do Have a Couple Of Neighbors Near By...It Still Remains Private & Secluded.


based on 35 traveller reviews

Timeless Lakefront With Peaceful Mornings,Fun Filled Days & Crimson Evenings
average rating of 4.6285715 based on 35 reviews
Liberty Township, Ohio

Great Jet Skiing and Kayaking!

  • 5 of 5

Steve and Gina were great hosts. The House was extremely clean and well stocked. The beds were very comfortable and there was a lot to do. Kayaking in the lake is incredible. There are several channels you can adventure in and quickly find yourself all alone. Our three college age children and their friends loved the jet skis. Steve made sure they were running in tip top condition each morning and filled them with gas. The biking was close by and the trails were great too. We ending up eating out more than we planned but there are many options close by. Steve and Gina have kept the website up to date and their recommendations were spot on. Thank you for a great week!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 16, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Peaceful & Comfortable Nice Home

  • 5 of 5

We are pleasantly surprised and very happy with this home. Beautiful view of the lake with Dock access. Gorgeous landscaping! Beds are comfortable and the houses rather large. Kitchen has all the utensils that you would need. We definitely recommend staying here. Close to everything stores, kayaking, the lakes and restaurants. The owners have jet skis right here on the property for you to rent any time. Steve & Gina are good hosts!

  • Review Submitted: Sep 18, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful and Peaceful

  • 5 of 5

The views from the house and deck were beautiful at any time of day. It was quiet, peaceful, and relaxing - just what we were looking for (but close to anything you might want). I enjoyed watching a flock of 13 ducks using the dock as a playground one morning at sunrise. The climbed onto the dock, jumped into the water (with splats), and repeated again and again! The house itselt was extremely clean and well maintained. Steve and Gina are very nice, and availble for whateve you might need. This was so much better than a hotel.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 28, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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MCDonald, PA

Nice Relaxing Vacation

  • 5 of 5

Older house, but very clean and well cared for. Owners very nice and thoughtful. Lake was perfect for our fishing boat. Quiet and peaceful. We took our dog, Daisy with no problems. She also loved the lake! We had a very relaxing short stay! The only thing I found in fault is the kitchen could stand to have a few more things stocked in it. There was only 1 knife and it was a paring knife, so hard to cut bread. No mixing bowls either but we made do and had a nice time! Thanks again!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 17, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Peaceful it is

  • 4 of 5

overall we had a very good stay...only had a few minor issues....the bedroom on the eastside could use better sun blocking shades..early morning sun gets you up at 7am each morning... also room could use a could use a good knife...we had to go and buy one to prep food. The place was clean and beds are very comfortable. I would rebook without question...I would give it 4 out of 5

  • Review Submitted: Jul 21, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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great time

  • 5 of 5

this was a very nice, clean place. Steve and Gina were perfect hosts. the location is great with everything so near. Loved the deck that gave great views of the sunrise. I would recommend this house to anyone visiting Akron or the surrounding area. Thank you Gina and Steve for the opportunity for staying here

  • Review Submitted: Jul 14, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
11 Miles
Akron–Canton Airport 5400 Lauby Rd
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
On Tap Grille and Bar - 562 Portage Lakes Dr
Nearest Golf
1 Miles
Turkeyfoot-294 W Turkeyfoot Lake Rd
Nearest Motorway
2 Miles
77 & 76 & 224
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Nicoletti's Park Place - 530 Portage Lakes Drive
Nearest Ski
25 Miles
Boston Mills/ Brandywine Ski Resort
Nearest Beach
Back Yard
Car: recommended

Pro Football Hall Of Fame - 20 mins away (Year Round)

The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum 30-40 mins away(Year Round)

Cedar Point: Roller Coaster Capital & Voted No.1 Amusement Park in the in The World 12 Years in a Row 80-90 mins away (Spring,Summer,Fall)

Bridgestone Invitational World Golf Championships - 5 mins away July 30th - August 3rd 2014


Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday chateau / country house in Akron, Ohio

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
23 Nov 2016 - 23 Nov 2016
1 night minimum stay
3 Jan 2017 - 29 Mar 2017
1 night minimum stay
Memorial Day
29 May 2017 - 29 May 2017
1 night minimum stay
Independence Day
3 Jul 2017 - 5 Jul 2017
1 night minimum stay
Labor Day
4 Sep 2017 - 4 Sep 2017
1 night minimum stay
22 Nov 2017 - 22 Nov 2017
1 night minimum stay
25 Dec 2017 - 25 Dec 2017
1 night minimum stay
New Year's Day
1 Jan 2018 - 1 Jan 2018
1 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
1 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable Damage Deposit A$329
Pet Fee A$99

Pets Are Negotiable Due To Circumstances - Willing To Discuss
Must Book Friday & Saturday Together Unless Special Arrangments Are Made
Seasonal Waverunner / Jet ski are rented by the ($35) hour for sight seeing...We pay gas
Home rental is for guest....Not parties or family reunions
Check in...4pm - Check out...11am
******Please Leave it As You Found it *******

Owner's Cancellation Policy

No refunds for cancellations made after payment is made
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday chateau / country house rental in Akron

Property Type:
  • chateau / country house
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 1200 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • City Centre ...
  • Lake View ...
  • Lakefront ...
  • Resort ...
  • Rural ...
  • Village ...
  • Waterfront
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • 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
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , bath with shower
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 large double bed
    Bedroom 1 - 1 large double bed , 1 single bed
  • Brand New Queen Mattress With Mattress Protectors Are Provided in Both Bedrooms.. So depending on adults & children size dictates sleeping arrangements
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Balcony
  • Bicycles ...
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • long term rentals available
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
  • autumn foliage
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • horseshoes
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • rafting
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • diving
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Believe it or Not This is like Camping With All The Modern Day Conveniences Camp Fires With Marsh Mellows To Boating, Swimming, Fishing. This area is Coventry Township, Not Directly in The City Of Akron. So Laws And Ordinances Are More Flexible. Hunting is Also Available in Some Areas.Everything You Can Think Of Is Within Minutes Because Of Easy Access. There Are Hiking & Bike Trails Off This Lake That The State Has Spent Millions Of $ That Cover Hundreds Of Miles. It Will Just Take Your Breath Away.