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Adorable Bungalow One Block from Lake

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Space 1,500 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

- 4 BR, 2 BA, Sleeps 2-7.

Located in the town of Fox Lake, this newly remodeled bungalow is one block from Pistakee Lake and the Chain of Lakes, and minutes from the Chain O' Lakes State Park. Its in-town location makes it walking distance to movie theaters, stores, many restaurants and the commuter train to Chicago. Master bedroom on first floor. Fully-equipped eat-in kitchen. Enclosed front porch with wicker furniture provides a relaxing place to watch the world go by. Long driveway will accommodate RVs and boat trailers. Large back yard for children and for BBQ's. Cable TVs with DVD/VHS players. Nearby attractions include Six Flags Great America, Volo Auto Museum, Volo Antique Mall, Lambs Farm, Wilmot Ski Area, Volo Bog Nature Center, Gurnee Mills Shopping Mall, and multiple golf courses. The Chain O' Lakes State Park offers hiking trails, horseback riding, boat and paddle boat rental, boat ramps, fishing, ice fishing, cross-country skiing and snowmobiling.

Activities (on site or nearby): Hiking, Biking, Golf, Miniature Golf, Amusement Parks, Fishing, Hunting, wildlife Viewing, Horseback Riding, Shopping, Restaurants, Cinemas, Museums, Swimming, Boating, Sailing, Water-skiing, Jet-skiing, Downhill Skiing, Cross Country skiing, Snowmobiling, Antiquing.

More Details

Property Manager
Property Manager
Member since: 2006
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
July 12, 2017

Amenities

Fox Lake House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1500 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: Flexible
  • /
  • Check-out: Flexible
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Max. adults: 8
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25 ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • Cancellation Policy: 60 or more days prior to stay 90% refund. 31-59 days prior to stay 50% refund.
  • Booking is not finalized until the Owner receives the signed rental agreement from the Traveler.
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Sofa Bed
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Ice Maker
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single , 1 convertable
    Bedroom 4 - 1 twin/ single
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single , 1 convertable
Entertainment:
  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • Books for Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • VCR
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Outdoor Grill
  • 4 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • marina
  • museums
  • theme parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • walking
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • water skiing

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(27 traveler reviews)

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average rating of 4.851852 based on 27 reviews
5

Beautiful perfect house for family of 8

  • 5 of 5

We absolutely loved the house we stayed at. It was perfect for our family of 8. We had 6 adults and 2 toddlers and they just adored this house . Kirk was great to work with he was always available if there was any questions aND a very nice man. The house is perfect location and walking distance from the train station and a perfect little park for my children. Kirk's house has all the amenities you will need for your stay. And more than enough room for everyone to be comfortable in. House was very clean. We will definitely be staying here every time we go back to midwest and it was a pleasure working with Kirk. We would also highly recommend this house to our family and friends . Thanks for everything kirk!

  • Submitted: Sep 25, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Fantastic

  • 5 of 5

This was our second time staying at this beautiful and cozy house. It had been a couple of years since our last stay and it was just as everyone remembered. This place always feels like home and this is what keeps us coming back for more. The first time we stayed here we had a total of 7 people and this last time there were 9. There was still more than enough space for all our family. The first-timers loved the house and quickly understood why we loved staying here. Thank you, Kirk, for always making all of us feel welcome.

  • Submitted: Jul 3, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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McHenry Il USA
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creepy!!

  • 1 of 5

the property was perfect but the first sign should have been when he said he doesn't go thru VRBO!! not a very trusting person to do business with! neighbors DO watch you while staying! unless you are desperate for this location don't do it!!

  • Submitted: Sep 13, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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El Paso, Il
5

Spring Coho trip!

  • 5 of 5

Great weekend! Clean house, great location, very affordable. Kurt was very accomodating to ensure that we had a great time. Renting a house instead of getting a hotel room allowed us to grill fresh Coho from Lake Michigan.

  • Submitted: Sep 4, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Great Rental - includes everything you need

  • 5 of 5

Kirk, the owner, is a wonderful person to work with and really cares about his property and those staying with him. He was very helpful from start to finish, we even received our security deposit back within 3 days of returning home! House was in a great location, with lots within walking distance (restaurants, train to city, access to the water, shops, etc.). Rooms and house are clean and well maintained. Stayed here for 3 nights, while visiting family with 4 adults and 1 child. We had more than enough room. Lots of thought has been put into this rental - game closet full of items for all ages, tons of towels, beds, lots of seating, 2 living areas (main floor and upstairs sitting/TV area), etc. We will definitely stay here again if needing a place in the Fox Lake area.

  • Submitted: Aug 18, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Location and comforts of home!

  • 5 of 5

Enjoyed our stay at this home! It was nice to meet the owner and get a walk through of the property. It is located close to many things at Fox Lake! Restaurants, Marina, Bakery are within walking or short driving distance. Well supplied kitchen, plenty of towels, with many of the comforts of home. Owner continues to improve the property. Clean and convenient and I would stay again.

  • Submitted: Jul 23, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
40 Miles
Chicago/O'Hare
Nearest Motorway
4 Miles
State Rt. 120 and State Rt. 12
Nearest Beach
15 Miles

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Rates & Availability

Fox Lake House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$219
$1,350
 

Additional information about rental rates

Property Damage Protection $59
Refundable damage deposit $595
Laundry $24.95
Tax Rate 6.0%

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund
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