check navigate-up navigate-left navigate-right expand mail svg-lightning svg-24hr svg-house svg-sleeps svg-bedrooms svg-bathrooms svg-stay svg-toilet calendar

Beth

Member since: 2009
Call Manager
Speaks: english

Private Licensed Lakefront Vacation Home on Apple Canyon Lake

27 Reviews
Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Pay with confidence

When you book through the HomeAway checkout, your booking is backed by our Book with Confidence Guarantee™ offering comprehensive payment protection.

Learn more

Overview

Apple Canyon Lake Cabin Rental Photos and Description

Cabin, 3 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 2 Baths, (Sleeps 8)

Enjoy a peaceful cabin experience in our fully furnished lakefront home with private dock. We are the only rental property on Apple Canyon Lake licensed by Jo Daviess County that owns all the way to the water and has it's own private dock.

A perfect getaway any season, surrounded by a canopy of large oaks, with excellent swimming, walk-out fishing, trails, and nature around every corner.

Choose your experience... Rent a pontoon from the marina and cruise the lake or swim and fish right from the dock. Meditate down by the quiet, private shoreline, or next to the warm fireplace. Spend a day hiking the scenic 13-mile trail around the lake, cross-country ski or downhill ski at Chestnut Mountain. Guests can also plan active day trips to the area attractions such as the wineries, Galena shopping/restaurants, Grant's home, horse back riding, sleigh rides, Mississippi casino boat, Apple River State Park, New Glarus (WI) Brewery tour, Mineral Point (WI) shopping.

Located in a unique part of Illinois where rough terrain, hills, and beautiful views were spared by the glaciers. 25 minutes east of Galena, Il., and Chestnut Mountain ski resort. 2.5 hours west of Chicago and most suburbs. Discover this well kept secret that our many returning guests have.

Keywords: Cabin, Lakefront, Hideaway

More Details
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Beth (Property Manager)
Member since: 2009
Call Manager
Speaks: english

About Beth

With smaller children and a busy lifestyle, we aren't able to spend as much time at 'The Hideaway' as we would like. We have opened our home for vacation rentals so others can enjoy the many fun activities the lake has to offer and make as many wonderful memories here as we have!

Beth purchased this cabin in 2010

Why Beth chose Illinois

Apple Canyon Lake must be experienced to be described. It's like the northern woods of Michigan or Wisconsin, yet only a couple hours from Chicago. This is Illinois best kept secret and why we bought property here.

What makes this cabin unique

The areas land and lake are extremely well preserved and not overloaded with people, streets, houses, etc. There's an abundance of nature around every turn and excellent fishing.

Reviews

4.8
based on 27 traveler reviews

Private Licensed Lakefront Vacation Home on Apple Canyon Lake
average rating of 4.7777777 based on 27 reviews
5

Wonderful home,

  • 5 of 5

Our family stayed at house for 5 days. We were having a family wedding. The house was very large and spacious and had everything we needed. Very secluded and wonderful outside space. We really enjoyed the lakefront area with great swimming from it.

  • Submitted: Aug 8, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
5

An awesome experience!! Highly recommend!!

  • 5 of 5

I brought my son and a few of his friends to enjoy fishing and the area. The owner was so accommodating and quick to respond to any questions. The cabin is so nice (everything you need), so well maintained and a great location on the lake. We could have not asked for anything better!!!

  • Submitted: Jun 29, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So glad you and your son were able to make memories to last a lifetime! Cabin time is family time!
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
5

Awesome Getaway!

  • 5 of 5

Our family stayed here for a weekend and it was great! Very clean and had everything you would need!! Our weather was very chilly but by Saturday evening we got to enjoy the firepit outside for several hours!! The kids enjoyed fishing down at the lake also! Friday evening was cold so stayed inside and enjoyed playing pool in the basement. I highly recommend this for families and/or friends who want to get together for a few days .. or longer.

  • Submitted: May 23, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Countless hours by the firepit - telling stories, favorites of the day and of course eating s'mores! One of the highlights of our time at the lake! Thanks for sharing your experiences!
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
5

The Pefect Hideaway!!

  • 5 of 5

Our family wanted a weekend away.. close to home. We had ages ranging from 8 months to 83 years young!!

The Hideaway was perfect!! Boating, fishing, grilling out.. The fire pit, smores, and a hot game of Monopoly!! We had such a great weekend. This house is tucked away but still close to everything. The home has everything you would ever want or need. The house was exceptionally clean and well stocked. It truly is the perfect spot. We will be back again.. Thank you!!

  • Submitted: Sep 1, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So glad you had an awesome trip - thanks for sharing about your time at the Hideaway!
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
5

Apple Canyon Lake house

  • 5 of 5

This beautiful Apple Canyon Lake house was right on the lake with a dock, multiple decks, fire pit, and many nice amenities. We were able to swim off of the docks and use our kayaks and boat for fishing and other fun. The house is close to the pool, launch, and restaurant. The house was clean and provided games, pool table, and dishes for cooking. It was very fun to stay at this house. We would surely return.

  • Submitted: Aug 6, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Being close to the marina is a bonus for lake owners who have a lot but no place to stay. You can launch your ACL-approved boat and dock it at the house all during your stay!
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
Illinois
5

Mike M.

  • 5 of 5

We were looking for a weekend get-away with the family. The Hideaway was perfect! We especially enjoyed the open great room with its comfortable furniture and plenty of gathering space. The kitchen was well-appointed and convenient for us, too. We felt so fortunate to be welcomed into this lovely vacation home. Weather cooperated, so we were able to eat all meals on the beautiful deck overlooking the lake and the woods. Three family members live in the city, so they were especially impressed with the serenity of the property. Because Galena is nearby, we were able to spend one afternoon there enjoying the historic sites and many interesting shops... something for everyone! We would love to return in the fall.

  • Submitted: Jun 26, 2015
  • Stayed: Jun 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are glad the weather cooperated - but even if it doesn't, the Hideaway has things to offer - lots of board games, puzzles, a pool table and family memories are sure to be made!
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0

Map

Nearest Barpub
0.5 Miles
The Cove at Apple Canyon Lake
Nearest Golf
0.5 Miles
The golf course at Apple Canyon Lake
Nearest Restaurant
0.5 Miles
The Cove at Apple Canyon Lake
Nearest Ski
25 Miles
Chestnut Mountain
Nearest Beach
1.5 Miles
Nixon Beach at Apple Canyon Lake
Car: necessary

Apple Canyon is a 480 Acre, clean, deep, private lake with excellent fishing. All amenities such as the beach, tennis, basketball, pool, pontoon boat rental, trails, and golf (for a fee) are available to guests. Additionally, only property owners can have a boat on the water which reduces boating congestion during the high season. Guests of the Hideaway are able to rent a boat during their stay.

Photos

Rates & Availability

Apple Canyon Lake Cabin Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
USD
Convert Currency
Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$325
$1,950
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $425
Cleaning Fee $85
Tax Rate 11.0%

Deposit of one night's rate (EITHER $325 or $425, depending on season) is due within 7 days of receiving the contract and full payment is due 1 month prior in peak season and 2 weeks prior in non-peak season.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
Enter dates for accurate pricing
Available arrival
Available stay (no arrival)
Unavailable

Amenities

Apple Canyon Lake Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Lakefront ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wood Fireplace ...
Kitchen:
  • Catering Available ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Upstairs Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower , Sink and toilet/shower area separated by a door
    Downstairs bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Master Bedroom - 1 queen , Connects to bathroom
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 2 double
    Additional Sleeping Options - 1 baby crib , 1 sleep sofa /futon , The baby crib is a pack 'n play, sheet is provided.
  • The sleep sofa is located in the walk-out basement and all linens and pillows are provided.
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • VCR
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
Attractions:
  • health/beauty spa
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • skiing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • snowboarding
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
Notes:
Tether-Ball, Fire-Pit, basketball hoop located on property. Basketball and volleyball court is combined with the tennis court about .25 miles away. You can walk to the Cove restaurant and the marina.

Partner Offers

You might like these similar properties