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The Perfect Green Lake Family Getaway

11 Reviews
Bedrooms 6
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights


Half Baths
Minimum Stay
3 nights


Green Lake House Rental Photos and Description

House, 6 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 3.5 Baths, (Sleeps 10-12)

Recently accepted as the finest rental property in Green Lake. This is the perfect location for the family to gather anytime of the year. Comfortably housing 2 - 15 of your closest friends and family, this property will not disappoint you. If you need additional room, I have another rental property down the street that sleeps 10. From a fully stocked gourmet kitchen, Huge Dining area that seats 16, private pool and hot tub, to breathtaking sunsets, you will surely have the vacation you deserve.

Conveniently situated a mere block from downtown Green Lake, on 150' of water frontage and a purely unobstructed view of one of the most beautiful places in the state, if not the world - this property will serve all of your needs and more. Whether you want a great week of making memories with the extended family, a quiet weekend with the friends or a golf weekend with your buddies, a business retreat our location and amenities will suit your event.

Owner lives on property in the lower level in a private separate apartment with a separate entrance. Book through us your Private chef/catering for single meals or for the entire duration of your stay. Daily maid service also available upon request. Stocking of food and bar can be arranged prior to your arrival - leaving you nothing to worry about but enjoying yourself in our wonderful home.

Whether you're interested in a long weekend or a month long getaway, our home's accommodations will surely exceed your expectations. Any further requests we will gladly consider on an individual basis.

We look forward to working with you and providing you the finest in Green Lake accommodations for your next vacation. Please see Aunt Edna's Cottage VRBO #491955 for another Green Lake water rental.

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  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed

Mary Rowley
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
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Calendar last updated:
October 9, 2016
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About Mary Rowley

We have been fortunate enough to enjoy this property for well over a decade. Our goal is to give the opportunity to others to share time with their family and friends in a place that is very special to us and we know will be appreciated by you, your family and your friends.

Mary Rowley purchased this house in 1994

Why Mary Rowley chose Green Lake

Once you see the location you will understand exactly why we bought this property! It's amazingly peaceful yet a short (very short) walk to the parks, shopping, bars and restaurants in Green Lake.

What makes this house unique

The sunset. Do not miss it. You will feel like you're miles from everything, yet you're conveniently located to anything you'll need on vacation.


based on 11 traveler reviews

The Perfect Green Lake Family Getaway
average rating of 4.5454545 based on 11 reviews

Perfect for a Family Vacation

  • 5 of 5

This was the third year we enjoyed a week in July at Green Lake. The Rowley House is a great place for a large Family. Our family of 16 ranges in age from 15 to 80, three generations of family. The house is beautiful and very well maintained and clean. We enjoyed the pool, basketball court and fishing. Each night we had a bonfire and looked at the stars. Our family enjoys playing games so we had a continuous board game in the dining room and card games each evening. The area has great bike paths and golf courses. I would recommend this home and area for anyone to have a relaxing, fun vacation.

  • Submitted: Oct 1, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Glenview, Illinois

What a perfect escape for a family reunion!

  • 5 of 5

We gather each year for the past 15 years with 3 families plus grandparents. We've rented a lot of houses and are so pleased with the Rowley house. Our kids ages 6 - 11 were never bored, even on bad weather days. The house is very well maintained compared to other homes we have rented in the area. We will definitely be back!

  • Submitted: Aug 22, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Crest Hill, il

Family Reunion

  • 5 of 5

My family of 17 stayed in this house for a week. It far exceeded our expectations. We had plenty of sleeping room and the dining area was huge. The two big tables each sat 8 and pushed together we all could sit for our dinner. We also played lots of board games around the tables. Kitchen was large and updated. There wasn't a thing we needed that wasn't there. Plenty of space for togetherness or private areas for aloneness.

The teenagers loved the pool, hot tub, basketball court and kayaking and fishing on the lake. One of the great things was the location so close to town. We walked to town where there were great restaurants and ice cream shops... even danced in the park to live music! The owner was always available for us and was very easy to communicate with. Bottom line...... rent this beautiful won't be sorry.

  • Submitted: Aug 14, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Excellent family vacation location

  • 5 of 5

house was more than excellent. family members met from south and central texas, and central florida. 11 family members; 6 adults and 5 children ages 20 months to 9 years gathered in green lake. house was large enough for families to have privacy and quiet and also excellent get together spaces. older adults had full downstairs suite. we could not have asked for a more pleasant and enjoyable place to get together. pool and hot tub were hit with kids and adults alike. house is walking distance to downtown and marina and right on the lake with a beautiful fire pit area for fun and smores! we hope that if the owner ever wants to sell they will call us first!!!!!! Oh and by the way we received our security deposit return before we even got home - WOW.

  • Submitted: Aug 22, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I'm so glad you enjoyed your family vacation and made lots of lasting memories! Thank you for taking such good care of our home. I will call you first if we decide to sell but we still have lots more sunsets to watch here!
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a dream vacation

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful family vacation! There were 13 of us ( 8 A and 5 K) together and we didn't feel crapped at all, plenty of space and such a home like feel. Highly recommend the property, home very clean and well maintained. Kids loved the pool and hot tub, rented a boat and owner had a pier to tie the boat to. Kids enjoyed fishing off the pier as well. Didn't hear once from the kids "I am bored". We have already scheduled our return next summer!

  • Submitted: Jun 24, 2014
  • Stayed: Jun 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great Mother's Day Weekend!

  • 5 of 5

Thirteen family members gathered here for Mother's Day Weekend. The house is beautiful, spacious, and well equipped. The waterfront setting equally beautiful. Since we threw this together at the last minute, we contacted Mary many times with questions, and she always texted or called back immediately, always gracious. We hope to return for a longer stay next time.

  • Submitted: May 12, 2014
  • Stayed: May 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
60 Miles
Nearest Barpub
0.25 Miles
Goose Blind
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
Nearest Train
60 Miles
Nearest Motorway
1.5 Miles
Highway 23
Nearest Restaurant
0.25 Miles
Goose Blind
Nearest Ski
52 Miles
Nordic Mountain
Nearest Beach
0.5 Miles
Hattie Sherwood Beach
Car: not necessary

Green Lake area has so much to offer. You can visit all the unique communities nestled around Green Lake within 10 minutes. Every community has something different to offer.


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Cleaning fee $250 + Tax
Tax Rate 12.5%

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Green Lake House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Downtown
  • Lake View
  • Lakefront
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Garage
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
  • Catering Available
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 16 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
  • 3.5
  • 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 18
  • Bedroom 2 - 2 bunk bed , Bottom of one of bunks is a full. Bedroom sleeps 5
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , 1 sleep sofa /futon , Master bedroom upstairs adjoins bath
    Bedroom 4 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 5 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 6 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , 1 sleep sofa /futon , Downstairs Master bedroom adjoins bath. Sleeps 4
  • Queen size Beds (1) 4 Bedrooms have queen beds, Twin or Single Beds (2) One bedroom has a set of twin beds, Baby Cribs (1) on site and available to set up, Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Sleeper sofa located in one of the two Master Bedrooms., Bunk Beds (1) Full size bunk of bottom and twin on top
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • VCR
  • Video Library
  • Balcony
  • Bicycles
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
  • Private Pool
  • jetted tub
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • skiing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
Half court basketball court with professional grade backboard. Plenty of lawn space for croquet and other yard games.

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