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One Of The Jewels Of Steuben County

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 78 m²
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 4 nights

Overview

About the property

1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 6

Lovely cottage on Fox Lake, a quiet and clean limited ski lake. Close to town, property abuts city limits and Zollner Golf Course.Cottage is 100' from lake with fantastic view of sunsets. Large yard with campfire area 50' from cottage (wood available). Kids have room to play catch or the family can have a rousing game of crouqet on the lawn. Enjoy fishing in the morning and evening without the hassle of speeding motor boats. Ski or tube between the hours of 12 and 4 P.M. You don't have to worry about getting run over on this lake with rarely more than a few speed boats at a time. Nice secluded swim beach 300 yards from cottage.

1 Bedroom with queen bed. Futon off dining room and sleeper sofa in living room. Bathroom with tub/shower. Nice size furnished kitchen.

More Details

Owner
Martin or Cindy Rowe
Member since: 2014
Speaks english
Response time
Within a few days
Response rate
70%
Calendar last updated:
19 August, 2017

About Martin or Cindy Rowe

My family has owned this property since 1956 and My wife and I now own it. We are currently building a home on the property about 100 yards from the cottage.

Martin or Cindy Rowe purchased this cottage in 2001

Why Martin or Cindy Rowe chose Indiana

If you're interested in a laid back vacation where you can relax and read a book, the kids can fish off the pier and you don't have to worry what your neighbors are doing 30 feet to each side of you. Then this is your site. The cottage is located on a 40 acre piece of land with 1800 feet of lakefront. Fox Lake is not a hotbed of activity like the larger lakes. To us this is a big plus. When you're boating you don't get the feeling you're involved in the Indy 500.

What makes this cottage unique

Quiet and laid back

Amenities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage rental in Angola

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 78 m²
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 2:00 PM / Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beachfront ...
  • Golf Course Front ...
  • Lakefront ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , bath with shower
  • towels are not included
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 large double bed
  • large dresser, closet and queen size bed
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Boat ...
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(11 traveller reviews)

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One Of The Jewels Of Steuben County
average rating of 4.909091 based on 11 reviews
5

Peaceful

  • 5 of 5

Quiet place on a quiet lake.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 11, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect spot to Relax

  • 5 of 5

My two children and I spent a long weekend here in the beginning of July, and we were quite impressed. The cottage was immaculate and comfortable. It is only a one bedroom cottage, but the futon in the dining room and the sleep sofa in the living room gave each of us our own bed. Linens and pillows were provided, as was everything one might want in the kitchen. The owner even let us use their row boat, as long as we provided our own life jackets. The activitiy at the lake was very subdued. Over the course of the entire Fourth of July long weekend, we only saw one water skier, and a couple of jet skis. Otherwise, all was serene. The owners are friendly and helpful, and available if you need them. I enjoyed our stay immensely and would not hesitate to recommend it to anyone looking to escape the rat race for a few days and enjoy lake life. I hope I have the opportunity to come back soon!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 6, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

May vacation

  • 5 of 5

Came in May to visit family and friends. Got lucky and had beautiful weather! Caught enough fish for a family fish fry. Saw planting in progress and enjoyed fresh rhubarb and asparagus at Farmer's Market in Angola. House was spic and span as usual!

  • Review Submitted: May 31, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Relaxing

  • 5 of 5

We had a very nice time. It was quiet and relaxing, just what we needed. This small lake was just the right size with no skiing outside of the hours of 1-4 pm, so there were quiet fisherman and friendly boaters. The property was grassy and had a mowed path with woodsy area. The property was as described, very clean and well maintained. The owners stopped by to see if everything was OK and then we have their phone number if we needed anything. I would recommend this house for people that want a nice quiet place to relax and enjoy nature. The small town nearby had all that we needed and the State Park was fun to visit too.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 8, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Cozy, Clean, Comfortable

  • 5 of 5

We spent 10 relaxing days at the cottage and still did not want to go home. The cottage was immaculate and the bed comfortable (which isn't always the case in rentals) The kitchen has all the necessary equipment (including my coffee measuring spoon that I forgot to pack... whoops) Angola is a lovely university town with many antique shops yet still has a nice size shopping area on the outskirts. We enjoyed fishing and swimming in the lake. It is a clean, clear, very shallow lake, so one does not need to worry so much with little ones around the water. Flea markets, auctions, dinner theater, and car shows are all within a 30-45 min. drive. Remember to pack your lawn chairs because you'll want to spend time enjoying the view and watching the sunsets over the lake. Wish we were still there!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 26, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Clean, calm living

  • 5 of 5

After a 4 day, 3 night stay we left feeling relaxed and ready to go back to the world.

Angola is a nice, small Midwestern town with a small division 3 university. They have a number of stores to purchase groceries and other necessities.

The cottage is a quaint, clean space. The view of the lake is great. The location provides a great breeze on a daily basis (while we were there). The lake is quiet and calm with little to no boat traffic. The cottage has all your basics covered (i.e. pots, pans, utensils, grill). You should be able to make a meal for 6 people with the utensils available.

The owners are great. During our stay I probably talked with the owners for a total of 90 minutes. I had to approach them to talk, but they were definitely not shy in talking. Their story is great and it is really refreshing to hear and meet people who are building their next home from scratch.

I would recommend this place to anyone looking for a quiet, calm lake property for a stay.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 25, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Barpub
3 Miles
Several
Nearest Golf
1.5 Miles
Trine Zollner Golf Course
Nearest Motorway
3.5 Miles
I 69 & US 20
Nearest Restaurant
3 Miles
Several
Car: necessary

We are about an hour from downtown Ft. Wayne with big city attractions. 35 min. from Auburn, the home of the famous Auburn, Cord, & Duesenberg Museum, National Truck Museum and the WWII Military Museum. The Pokagon State Park is about 15 minutes away with hiking trails, cross country skiing, toboggan run and horseback riding.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Damage Deposit A$252.22

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.