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Scenic Lakeview Townhome at Apple Canyon Lake - a Nature Lovers Retreat!

Bedrooms 3
Property type townhome
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

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Minimum Stay
2 - 3 nights

About the property


A minutes walk from the nearby marina, tennis courts and The Cove Restaurant and Bar, our home is your perfect getaway. With some of the best fishing available in Illinois in the 440 acre Apple Canyon Lake, you can catch your dinner or simply relax on one of the available pontoon rentals at the nearby marina. Bike or hike the 13-mile path around the lake or relax inside with the spacious floor plan, two family rooms and enjoy the views of the lake. Kitchen is fully equipped with everything you might need. Master bedroom has spacious walk-in closet and luxurious whirlpool tub. Home offers patio and deck with grill and also an outdoor fire pit for evening relaxation.

Just a short drive to historic Galena, Illinois, home of President General Grant. Galena offers fun shops, antiques and a wide variety of fine restaurants.

Plenty of activities for all ages including kayaking, stand up paddle boarding, canoeing, and hot air balloon rides with downhill skiing, snowboarding, snowshoeing and cross country skiing available at Chestnut Mountain Resort in the winter months.

More Details

Property Manager
Paul Studtmann
Member since: 2010
Speaks english
Response time
Within 12 hours
Response rate
Calendar last updated:
22 February, 2017

Guestbook comments from the manager

Thank you for offering such a beautiful home for our families to enjoy a relaxing, peaceful and comfortable stay. We will definitely be recommending this property to others.

Thanks again,
Oct 2013
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5/5 -
(1 traveller reviews)

Scenic Lakeview Townhome at Apple Canyon Lake - a Nature Lovers Retreat!
average rating of 5.0 based on 9 reviews
Arlington Heights, IL

Perfect spot for a relaxing getaway!

  • 5 of 5

My family and I have been staying at this townhouse on the weekends while our house is being rebuilt down the road and it has been a wonderful place for us -- sunny and spacious and extremely comfortable. It makes us wonder why we didn't choose to stay here permanently! If our old house location didn't hold so many memories this would have been a great place to start making new memories. The location is perfect...close to the pool, tennis courts, golf course, the Cove Restaurant, the marina, with a view of the lake...but still quiet. It is tastefully decorated and everything is updated. Paul and Deb have made this home feel like your home. Don't hesitate to reserve it today!

  • Review Submitted: May 23, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
50 Miles
Dubuque Regional Airport
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
The Cove Restaurant & Pub
Nearest Golf
1 Miles
Apple Canyon Lake Golf Club
Nearest Train
40 Miles
Dubuque, Iowa
Nearest Motorway
10 Miles
Hwy 20 and Scout Camp Rd.
Nearest Ski
30 Miles
Chestnut Mountain (40 min)
Nearest Beach
2 Miles
Nixon, Apple Canyon Lake
Car: necessary

This home is close to everything you want! Walking distance to The Cove Restaurant, tennis courts across the street, owners club house, rent a boat at the marina, swim at the outdoor pool and hiking trails are just one block away. Short drive to 9-hole golf course, the beautiful waterfall and sandy beach. Other area attractions include: Historic Downtown Galena (30 min drive), Chestnut Mountain Ski Resort (40 min drive), Dubuque's Diamond Jo Casino and National Mississippi River Museum and Aquarium.


Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday townhome in Apple Canyon Lake, Illinois

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
15 Oct 2016 - 1 May 2017
3 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee A$163 + Tax
Tax Rate 11.0%

No groups over 8. No exceptions. We have had a bad experience.

No renters under the age of 25, No exceptions

3 day minimum for all Holiday Weekends

Manager's Cancellation Policy

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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday townhome rental in Apple Canyon Lake

Property Type:
  • townhome
Floor Area:
  • 2400 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Lake
  • Lake View
  • Resort
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • soap
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Ducted Cooling
  • Ducted Heating
  • Fireplace
  • Firewood
  • Garage
  • Gas Heating
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Area
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Rumpus Room
  • Split-System Air Conditioning
  • Split-System Heating
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower enclosure , jacuzzi
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , bath with shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , bath with shower
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 extra lg. double bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 large double bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 large double bed
  • Master suite has whirlpool tub, shower, double sinks, large walk-in closet. Master and 2nd bedroom located on main level. Third bedroom and hideabeds located in walk-out lower level. Two bedrooms have lake views.
  • Books
  • books - kids
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • games - kids
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • video player
  • Balcony
  • Barbecue
  • deck chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Bicycles
  • Binoculars
  • Deck Furniture
  • Golf Clubs
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • patio
  • Porch Furniture
  • Small Cooler
  • Tennis Court
  • Walkway to Water
  • wooden decking
  • Yard
  • 12 garden chairs
  • 4 beach chairs
  • long term rentals available
  • non smoking only
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Whirlpool
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • ski
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
New pool opens Spring 2013!