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Very Private Lake home, scr. porch, kayaks, row boat, game room, WIFI, sleeps 12

Sleeps12
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 167 m²
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Lg. Screened in Porch, FREE WIFI, game room, kayaks, rowboat included, 3 bed., 2

Fully furnished 3 bedroom, 2 bath lake home amidst white pines, scotch pines and oak trees with great views from all rooms, close to town yet privacy abounds. Very private. No neighbors in sight. Create memories in the evening playing cards or games in the large 3 season porch. Free WIFI, Full basement game room with pool table, ping pong table and air hockey. The decor is comfortable and casual.

Summer Retreat - Enjoy boating, swimming and fishing on beautiful no wake Porters Lake, just 1&1/2 hours north of Madison, 2 hours north of Milwaukee, 4 hours north of Chicago and 1 hour north of Wisconsin Dells.

This private lakefront home, sleeps 10-12 people, has everything you’ll need to make your stay relaxing and comfortable.

Relax on the pier with a cup of coffee in the morning, spend all day in the lake or out on the water.

There’s a fire pit, ready for s’mores or ghost stories, and a gas grill, picnic table to enjoy cook-outs. Use of a private pier along with two kayaks and row boat. Or you may bring your own boat or rent one from a shop nearby. Public boat

landing is available on the lake. There’s room to play catch or other outdoor yard games, enjoy the adjacent private acres of woods and farm fields for hiking, bird watching, snowshoeing, cross country skiing.

Very quiet and peaceful lake home that is located on a dead-end road. No busy roads or highways.

Waushara County is an amazing county located in central Wisconsin. This small county boasts of 96 lakes and miles and miles of trout streams and rivers and is loaded with Waushara County is an amazing county located in central Wisconsin. This small county boasts of 96 lakes and miles and miles of trout streams and rivers and is loaded with rolling hills, pine trees and wildlife.

Many Challenging Golf Courses Located Nearby: There are 2 golf courses within 6 miles of Lakeview Shores; Waushara Country Club, a lovely 27-hole course open to the public and Two Oaks North, a wonderful 18- hole course. There are also many more courses located with 30 minutes of Wautoma. Fall Retreat: Fall offers a time to get away from it all and relax in this peaceful setting among stands of towering White Pines. Take a hike through the woods and enjoy the beautiful autumn colors. Kayak the lake and take in all the fall beauty. Or wet a line and do some fall fishing.

Winter Wonderland: “Envision yourself gazing out the picture window, a cup of hot chocolate in hand, as fat snowflakes drift lazily through the pines.”

Snowmobile right from your front door to the county trails. Lakeview Shores has direct trail access to Waushara County’s wonderful snowmobile trails.

Skiing- Just 5 miles away is Nordic Mountain Ski Hill. This ski resort offers runs for the whole family while encompassing a wonderful family atmosphere! Nordic Mountain also has an awesome snow-tubing hill for those who don’t ski other areas include Granite Peak, 1 hr. & 15 min. and Cascade Mountain, 50 min.

Snowshoe or cross country ski - on Porters Lake or in the adjacent woods.

At the end of a full day of fun, come home to a warm and cozy lake home, and relax with popcorn and hot chocolate.

More Details

Owner
John and Cindy
Member since: 2014
Speaks english
Response time
Within an hour
Response rate
100%
Calendar last updated:
21 August, 2017

About John and Cindy

We both grew up in Wautoma, left for college and returned to raise our family here.. We have been married 30+ years and have two grown daughters. We love living in such a beautiful location and enjoy the small town.

John and Cindy purchased this house in 1994

Why John and Cindy chose Central Wisconsin

This home was a private home until recently and we are now offering it as a weekly rental because we feel it is in an absolutely beautiful location on Porters Lake.

What makes this house unique

No adjacent neighbors, private wooded location on beautiful Porters Lake. Steps to your own private pier, great fishing, abundance of wildlife. Spot the Bald eagles, and Sand hill cranes as they fish the lake!

Amenities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house rental in Wautoma, Wisconsin

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 167 m²
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:30 PM / Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Lakefront
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage ...
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , bath with shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower enclosure
  • toilet and shower stall
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 large double bed , 2 single bed , One Queen and twin bunk beds
    Screened in Porch - 2 sofa bed/futon , loveseat sleeper sofa .- full size mattress
    Bedroom 2 - 1 large double bed , 1 single bed , Queen bed and one twin bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 double bed , 1 single bed , Bunk bed with double on lower and twin on upper
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room ...
  • Games
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Suitability:
  • long term rentals available
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • library
  • marina
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • ski
  • swimming
Notes:
Private, 'Up North' get away! Year Round Fun - fishing, swimming, kayaking, boating, hiking, biking, ice fishing, snowmobiling, cross country skiing, snow shoeing, Downhill skiing. Space for Holiday Family Gatherings 45 minutes from Wis. Dells and EAA

Reviews

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Very Private Lake home, scr. porch, kayaks, row boat, game room, WIFI, sleeps 12
average rating of 4.756098 based on 41 reviews
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Wonderful Vacation

  • 5 of 5

The house was perfect for our 3 generation family and just as advertised. We enjoyed kayaking (the first time for everyone), the row boat, fishing off the pier, games on the screen porch and air hockey in the basement. We also visited a nearby splash pad, local shops and fishery. We used the grill and the fire pit. The real thrill was seeing an eagle perched in the tree outside the front window. We hope to visit again. My grandsons love the "blue house".

  • Review Submitted: Aug 9, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for sharing your vacation highlights with us!! The eagles are amazing!! We love our Porters Lake location, and are so glad we could share Lakeview Shores ("the blue house") with your family! We hope to see you again! John & Cindy
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Lovely lake setting

  • 5 of 5

Some words that summarize our stay are...beautiful setting in natural surroundings, comfortable accommodations, lots of fun for all on the swim raft and a chance for the "little guys" to fish.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 12, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2017
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So happy you enjoyed your stay! We agree that the area has many beautiful attributes, we hope you can join us again, soon, at Lakeview Shores. John and Cindy
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5

Wonderful place for a vacation!!

  • 5 of 5

Our family had a great time here. We enjoyed the view of the lake, kayaking, fishing, and swimming around the campfire. The house was perfect for us and had everything we needed. We recommend it!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 31, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: It's a pleasure to hear your family had an enjoyable vacation taking advantage of all that Lakeview Shores has to offer! We hope to have you as guests in the future! Thank you, John & Cindy
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Davidson Family Vacation

  • 4 of 5

Everyone had a great time! The house accommodations were very nice. Everything we needed for cooking and boating was provided. The family had fun swimming, fishing and kayaking. We left with many fond memories.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 25, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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House on Porters Lake

  • 4 of 5

We had a great time, had a lot of fun on the Kayaks, it was good to have WiFi. The only thing the house need was Tupperware for leftovers, but Cindy was great host, I would recommend this property

  • Review Submitted: Jul 16, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your review, we really enjoy kayaking on the lake too! We appreciate your suggestion of providing tupperware for leftovers, we will definitely be provinding some storage containers in the future. Thank you and we hope to have you stay in the future! Cindy & John
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Family vacation

  • 5 of 5

The whole family had a blast!!!! Swimming, fishing and kayaking all day and fire almost every night. The place was clean and very comfy. Thank you so much John and Cindy for having us and we can't wait to stay again.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 12, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We can't wait to have your family back as guests again!! It is our pleasure to share our lake home with you! John & Cindy
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Additional information about rental rates

Damage Deposit A$441.38

OUR SUMMER BOOKINGS ARE SUNDAY TO SUNDAY - 7 night minimum

The first rental payment will only be returned if a cancellation is made 60 days before the tenants scheduled arrival date.
No Pets allowed. We require our renters to be at least 21 yrs. old.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.