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Chippewa Flowage Lake Front Retreat

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview


Details
Property
house
Sleeps
6
Bedrooms
3
Bathrooms
2
Minimum Stay
3 nights

Description

Chief Lake House Rental Photos and Description

Chippewa Flowage Lake Front Retreat 3BR, 2BA

Beautiful and immaculate lakefront ranch home with minimal slope to the lake with 2 car garage. Large deck with furniture, screened in porch off bedrooms, deck, and kitchen. Large yard and fish house. Fully furnished kitchen and baths with showers. Home is located in a large bay off of Chief Lake, with easy access in. One of many lakes on the 17,000 acre pristine Chippewa Flowage. Ceiling fans in great room and bedrooms. New berber carpet throughout. Beautiful view of the bay in a quiet setting.

Clothes dryer, coffee maker, cooking utensils, grill, microwave, oven, refrigerator, toaster, washing machine, air-conditioning, central heating, linens, towels, fish cleaning needs.

Amenities: Air-conditioning, central heating, linens provided, telephone, towels provided, clothes dryer, coffee maker, cooking utensils, grill, microwave, oven, refrigerator, toaster, washing machine, fireplace, barbecue, paddle boat, garage, outdoor grill, 3 bicycles, 12 garden chairs,

Activities: Cycling, fishing, horseback riding, hunting, skiing, swimming, walking, water skiing, snowmobiling, 4-wheeling, dirt bikes, golf.

boat to remote camp sites

Area: For those first timers that want full experience and better knowledge of this large water fishing, guide service is recommended. Book your guide early. However, Chief Lake and other nearby waters are well suited for all, including fishing, boating, and jet skies. Muskie, walleye, crape and northern are there for the challenge. The big Chip is known for its Muskie, so you may want to enter the $10,000 big Muskie contest. It's a 10 min. drive to many local lodges with pontoon and boat rentals, gas, and bait. Most also serve excellent food and fish stories. 15 minute drive to the casino, and 20 min. to Hayward with all its great shops and attractions. Make sure you see the world record musky, fishing museum, and huge candy shop. There are hundreds of miles of well groomed trails for snowmobilers, dirt bikes, and 4 wheelers with very little traffic and beautiful scenery. Fall colors are spectacular.

Special trails for hikers, bikers, and cross country skiers as well. Or time your trip for the big logging contest. See competition chopping, log rolling, and pole climbing at its best from a water side restaurant. See the biggest musky ever caught. You may wish to pack a lunch, or cook and camp out on one of the public islands on the flowage. The DNR has several set up for the experience. Unlike many over populated lakes, the Big Chip has vast areas of unspoiled woods and water. Golfers, bring your clubs. Come and enjoy the north woods and all it offers the family.

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Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • limited accessibility
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • suitable for elderly or infirm

Property Manager
Julie Elliott or Jill Harker
Member since: 2005
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
80%
Calendar last updated:
December 3, 2016
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About Julie Elliott or Jill Harker

Our family fell in love with this location because the yard is spacious (2 acre lot) with an open view and gentle slope to the lake. We have made improvements every year since we purchased it, including new well and septic, bedroom addition, fish house, gas fireplace, and expanded entry way. We think it's the perfect home away from home.

Julie Elliott or Jill Harker purchased this house in 2003

Why Julie Elliott or Jill Harker chose Wisconsin

Our family use to come to this area fishing every year. We spent 2 years looking for a place that was fairly open, quiet, and peaceful. We think this location is remote, but just the right distance from all the stores and shops in Hayward. We enjoy the easy access to all the surrounding lakes as well. We have found that every lake is it's own unique community.

Reviews

4.3/5 -
(4 traveler reviews)

Chippewa Flowage Lake Front Retreat
average rating of 4.25 based on 4 reviews
Washington, DC
5

On the Quiet Side of the Lake

  • 5 of 5

Quiet is the word the most describes this side of the lake. When you cross over to the other side the sound of jet skiis tended to remove the serenity that I was seeking. The cabin is clean and spacious. The natural entertainment was a big part of the fun of the cabin. We brought along hamster food to maybe attract rabbits and squirels but the chipmunks and rabbits came right up on the deck to get food. Humming birds frequented the feeder. Otters made their morning rounds near the docks and loones sarinated us in the early evening. It was a fun place to sit back and relax.

  • Submitted: Dec 19, 2007
  • Stayed: Jul 2007
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much for this great review. Your vacation is important to us, so your review is very welcome and much appreciated. It's your vacation, your time and trust in us that makes it so rewarding. Our team takes your time with us very seriously. A special thanks to our on site manager/ house keeper, Kari and her husband, Shiloh, and of coarse our booking ladies, Jill and Julie. This is the team that makes our quality program and keeps us number 1 in guest ratings for location, value and friendly service each and every year. Ken Owner
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15 0
Rockford, Illinois
5

R&R

  • 5 of 5

Great place to stay for some much needed R&R. Plenty of room with great views of the lake. We watched a bear stroll through the back yard and also saw a few deer on the property. A friendly duck followed us from the dock up to the deck. Fishing was not as good as with our past visits to the area, but was still good. The guys give the fish cleaning house an A+. Would definitely stay here again! Thank you for sharing your home with us.

  • Submitted: Jul 6, 2015
  • Stayed: Jun 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Appleton
2

Very disappointed this time.

  • 2 of 5

Our family stayed here a few years ago and it was great so we decided to stay there again this year. Things have changed drastically. The beds were quite nice and the kids had a great time with the paddle boat and The fish house was great for cleaning our fish. The house was clean enough, However, there were several issues this time around. Water pressure extremely low and there were actually times when no water would come out of kitchen faucet. There was a burner on the stove that didn't work for days and then all of a sudden it started working. The same thing with electrical outlets, sometimes they worked, sometimes they didn't - no rhyme or reason. The security alarm went off twice, the second time for at least five minutes-couldn't shut it off and it was ear piercing loud. No one could figure out why it went off. The kitchen lacked some of the "essentials" such as no electric beater, no griddle, and no steak knives. There were only two dish towels and wash cloths provided for kitchen, not nearly enough for a family of 5 adults and 2 kids. We will never stay here again. I would not recommend this property to anyone unless there are some extensive repairs

  • Submitted: Jul 12, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We want every guest to know that, good or bad, we appreciate their comments or suggestions. We want to improve their experience and our service. The very last thing we want is to keep making the same mistakes over and over again. One reason we have a manager 5 minutes away, is so we may respond quickly to any needs or problems our guests may experience. However, it's very difficult to respond or resolve issues if the first we hear of them is at the end of the stay. Many times a telephone call alone will resolve simple problems, like removing and cleaning a screen on the end of a faucet. Or explaining the electric company supply program during peak periods, or simply providing the code to turn off the alarm system if the kids have been playing. And yes, things do turn up lost or missing from time to time. Never a problem, we keep reserves of everything, including coffee makers, microwaves, utensils, pots and pans, towels, dish cloths, etc., but we do need to know what you need in order to supply it or fix it. Therefore, we strongly urge our guests to use the numbers posted in the home so we can make your vacation as pleasant and relaxing as possible. Even major appliances can be replaced or repaired the same day, IF we know about the problem.
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5

Perfect for the Family

  • 5 of 5

The house was in perfect condition. Plenty of room for our grown family. We enjoyed the 3 season room for morning coffee, meals and games as well as a beautiful lake view. The yard was perfect for outdoor games, watching wildlife, and campfires. The lake was nice for boating, fishing, and the paddleboat. The wildlife was entertaining from hummingbirds by the feeder to the chipmunks eating the cheese balls. Also saw eagles, loon, and even some bears form a distance. Awesome. The house was well equipped, clean, and we got great service. A very nice to place to relax for aweek. We would definitely reccomend this spot. Thanks for a great week.

  • Submitted: Jul 5, 2010
  • Stayed: Jun 2010
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your kind words and taking care of our home during your stay. You represent the kind of fine folks that help make our team efforts worth while. This is your vacation time and the one time during the year for many guests to break away, relax and enjoy themselves in comfort. It's our job to make your vacation time trouble free and as great as it can be.
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Map

This home is located in northern Wisconsin approx. 15 miles from Hayward and 9 miles from the casino off county road CC on Conger Rd.

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Rates & Availability

Chief Lake House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Standard Rate
Jan 1 2017 - Jan 1 2018
3 night minimum stay
$215
$1,400
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $500
Cleaning $0

From $1300/week or $200/night (min. 3 nights).
$200/night (3 day min) $1300/week due on or before arrival
$500. deposit on all rentals. All deposits are held by owner and are separate from rent. Deposits are returned after your stay if the home and fixtures are not damaged.
Boat and pontoon rental information available on request.
Snowmobiliers can pay deposit and rent on arrival

Payment is mailed 2 weeks before scheduled stay.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Chief Lake House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Lake
  • Lakefront
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Filtered Water
  • Fireplace
  • Firewood
  • Garage ...
  • Gas Fireplace ...
  • Heating
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
  • Security System
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Blender
  • Catering Available ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • Bathroom 1 is a walk in shower.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
  • Two of the three bedrooms have direct access to the deck and 3 season room. All bedrooms have smoke detectors and ceiling fans.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • VCR
Outside:
  • Beach Chairs
  • Bicycles
  • Boat Dock
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Fish Cleaning Table
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Pedal Boat
  • Screen Porch / Veranda
  • Walkway to Water
  • Wood Deck
  • 6 garden chairs
  • 4 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • limited accessibility ...
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • health/beauty spa
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
Notes:
3 adult bicycles included. Fish cleaning house with cleaning, outlets, lighting, and wrapping needs. 2 car garage. There is no smoking allowed inside the house and pets are not permitted.

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