|Minimum Stay||2 - 4 nights|
If you’re in search of the perfect lake getaway, look no further than this peaceful waterfront Syracuse vacation rental home. Nestled on a beautiful channel that leads to the majestic Lake Wawasee in northern Indiana, this scenic dwelling has everything you need to thoroughly unwind and simultaneously experience all the excitement life on the water has to offer!
Featuring 2 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, and 600 square feet of totally redone living space, this lovely home can ideally accommodate 6 adults on the main floor and 3 kids in the open loft area, providing a welcoming environment for all kinds of travelers, from families and close friends to couples seeking a romantic retreat on the lake. Upon your arrival at the property, you’ll find yourself enchanted by its wonderfully serene setting, encompassed by gorgeous trees casting shadows over the still water of the channel. Inside, you’ll fall in love with the home's cozy cabin-like atmosphere, adorned with classic knotty pine walls, tasteful decor throughout and plenty of comfortable furnishings.
All the amenities you want in your ultimate home-away-from-home are here, including air conditioning, in-unit laundry machines and a full kitchen, complete with splendid laminate countertops, new cabinets and everything else needed to prepare one of the family’s favorite recipes. Look forward to spending your downtime snuggled up with a good book in the comfort of the living room or outside on the spacious deck on the water, where you can observe unbeatable views of the lake in the distance and relish in underrated peace and quiet. The property also has 5 kayaks and a paddle boat available for guest use, along with provided life vests.
At this house, you’ll get a truly authentic taste of what lake life is all about! Take the complimentary kayaks or paddle boat out for a cruise around the bay in the morning, before firing up the large gas grill for lunch. Enjoy some delectable midday barbeque in the inviting shade of the patio furniture, followed by a leisurely afternoon fishing excursion. Thanks to this prime channel-front location, you can put your boats in the water right in front of the house. The nearest public boat launch is conveniently just 3 miles away, and you'll find several places nearby to rent jet skis and ski boats if needed.
When you're ready to get out on Lake Wawasee, 1 minute is all it takes from the property to access the main lake, where you can partake in all kinds of thrilling lake sports such as waterskiing, wakeboarding, jet skiing, fishing, and even ice fishing in the winter! Whether you bring your own vessel or utilize one from the nearby rental shops, you’ll enjoy a day in the sun spent tubing and water skiing in Johnson’s Bay. After a day of thrilling activities, head into town for a plethora of shops and fine dining options, including the S.S. Lillypad, a houseboat that sits on Lake Wawasee and offers terrific dining, live music, and enchanting views of the water as it cruises around the lake.
Syracuse is about 6 miles away from the house on the other side of the lake, which is 7 miles long and one of the largest lakes in the region. Lake Wawasee also has a sand bar in the middle where it's shallow, where you can explore and hang out. At the end of the day, return back to the house for a quaint evening of storytelling and laughter around the warmth of the mesmerizing fire pit. Whether you're visiting for a relaxing retreat or an invigorating, fun-filled excursion, this outstanding Syracuse vacation rental house will give you exactly what you need and more!
Key Residence Features:
- Amenities include a full kitchen with new cabinets, in-unit washer/dryer, fire pit, air conditioning, gas grill, inviting patio furniture, expansive deck on the water, and more
- 5 kayaks and a paddle boat available for guest use! Life vests supplied
- Prime channel-front location! Only 1 minute from the main part of Lake Wawassee and near shops, restaurants, boat rentals, and other local attractions
- Spectacular sunset and waterfront views!
- Master Bedroom: Full-sized Bed
- Bedroom 2: Full-sized Bed
- A Queen-sized Mattress and a Twin-sized Mattress in the Open Loft can accommodate 3 children
- A Full-sized Sleeper Sofa in the Living Room can accommodate extra guests
- No smoking
- No pets allowed
- Must be at least 25 years old to book
- Additional fees and taxes may apply
This is a small, older lake cottage with a very nice recent remodel. One bedroom is small, the other one is tiny. The bathroom is tiny too. And even little kids won't be able to stand up in the loft. But they'll have fun climbing up there and looking through the bars. If you're OK with small, you should like this place. It has a nice deck that sticks out into the channel, and even though it's not right on the lake, it's a pleasant place to sit if the weather's nice. I would stay here again.