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The Lakehouse at Willow Shores 1 - - Beaver Dam

Bedrooms 3
Half Baths1
Space 120 m²
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

3 bedroom 1 1/2 bath house on the lake with pier

Enjoy the relaxing sounds and sights from the private dock at our quiet lakehouse near the end of a dead end road on Beaver Dam Lake. The fishing is very good and watersports a good option.

The lakehouse is located 1/4 mile from a county campground and park. There is a public launch at the park or the property has it's own small launch on ~75 Ft of frontage.

House is recently remodeled/updated.

1 1/2 bathrooms (powder recently redone with vessel sink/granite top)

3 Bedrooms (1 King, 1 Queen and 1 Full bed)

Unit includes:

Bedding (Pillows/sheets/blankets)


hair dryers/iron/board


Shower (no tub)


Direct TV-DVR/Blue Ray DVD

Stainless Stove/Frige - newly updated

Microwave/Toaster/coffee maker/crock pot/waffle maker


Various DVDs/games/books/puzzles

2 Canoes/2 Kayaks/paddleboat

2 bikes

Fire ring/hammock

Gas Grill and Charcoal Grill

Patio chairs

Picnic Table

Private dock

Plenty of room to park car/trailer in driveway

I'm sure we have a fishing pole to spare if needed . . .

Children, families, groups all welcome.

Please leave your pets home.

More Details

Judy & Brian Radke
Member since: 2014
Speaks english
Response time
Within a day
Response rate
Calendar last updated:
14 March, 2018

About Judy & Brian Radke

We purchased our first lakehouse on Beaver Dam Lake about 10 years ago while we lived in IL. We now reside in the Madison WI area and purchased this second lakehouse (next door to our own) in '13. We've been busy remodeling and updating it and have been renting it since July '14.

Judy & Brian Radke purchased this house in 2013

Why Judy & Brian Radke chose Beaver Dam

This property is the second one from the end of a dead end road. It's quiet and private. Derge Park/Campground is 1/4 mile down the road.

What makes this house unique

Quiet, private and beautiful views. Good fishing right off the dock.


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house rental in Beaver Dam

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 120 m²
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Min. age of primary renter: 21
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed ...
  • Non smoking only ...
  • Not pet friendly.
Location Type:
  • Lakefront ...
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower enclosure , Washer/Dryer in Bathroom
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , granite with vessel sink
  • Hair dryers. Towels provided. Hand soap and TP provided
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 extra lg. double bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 large double bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 double bed
  • All bedrooms include pillows/blankets/sheets Nightstands and lamps suitcase racks
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • long term rentals available
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
Leisure Activities:
  • boating
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • snowmobiling
  • water skiing
  • water tubing


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The Lakehouse at Willow Shores 1 - - Beaver Dam
average rating of 4.7941175 based on 34 reviews
Port St Lucie, FL

Awesome property on the lake.

  • 5 of 5

Owners were easy to work with as our travel plans were pretty messed up getting there. Everything you want and more in a vacation spot on the water. Great yard for our granddaughters to enjoy. The canoes and kayaks were a hit with my son(loved the dock to fish everyday)(Caught two dinners worth of Perch during our stay, as well as some monster catfish and a big dogfish and some small walleye) and 2 nieces who came to visit. Close enough to town, in case you have to run in, but far enough to forget about work and enjoy the week! Owners recommended a supper club in their book...The Buckhorn I believe. Awesome food(Walleye, perch, haddock..and Old Fashion's, none of which we can get in FL) and worth the drive. Thank you for sharing your beautiful cottage, and all the games inside that kept us busy in the evenings when the mosquitoes were biting.

Dave and Maria

Port St Lucie, FL

  • Review Submitted: 10/07/2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We're glad you all enjoyed your stay! It's good to see a nice variety of fish being caught! (some years we see primarily catfish . . . not '17!)
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Wedding stay

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful time. The cabin was well stocked and the view of the lake was fabulous!

  • Review Submitted: 10/10/2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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A fine complement to the Birch location

  • 4 of 5

Cozy cottage-like atmosphere with quiet nooks to read or relax. Ample sleeping accommodations and proximity to related Birch property made it an idea second domicile for my group's golf weekend.

  • Review Submitted: 02/10/2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

The owners where more than accommodating and the amenities were perfect. Couldn't have asked for a better place, thank you!

  • Review Submitted: 24/09/2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Glad you enjoyed your stay! What an unusually hot Sept weekend!
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DeKalb, IL

Nice property and enjoyable stay!

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed our stay. The lakehouse was nicely decorated and had plenty of room for our group of 6 adults and an infant. Everything we needed was available; the kitchen was well stocked. The owners were very nice and accommodating. The lake was so pretty and much larger than I thought it would be. Fishing was spotty. Four of us fished and I was the only one who caught anything. Over the 3 days I fished, I caught about 10 fish; catfish and sunfish, not anything of size, but it was fun. I just fished off of the dock. Lots of things to do at the house and it's not too far to drive to Beaver Dam for the grocery store and other stores. I would recommend this place as a great get away spot.

  • Review Submitted: 18/09/2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Exceeded our expectations

  • 5 of 5

Exceeded our expectations. Every detail was thoughy through and provided. Comfortable furnishings. Beautiful property. Lakeview on three sides. Highly recommend.

  • Review Submitted: 07/09/2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
55 Miles
Car: necessary

Located ~ 1 hour from Madison. Home of the Mallards Baseball, Zoo, WI Capital and UW.

~80 min to Milwaukee. Home of the Brewers, Zoo, Museums, State Fair, Summerfest, Harley.

Green Bay - Packer Hall of Fame.

Oshkosh - EAA, Rock USA, Country USA

WI Dells - Ducks/boat tours and waterparks.


Rates & Availability

Contact Owner

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning AU$101.94

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if cancelled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if cancelled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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