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Pete Holte

Member since: 2013
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Speaks: english

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31 Reviews
Bedrooms 3
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 nights

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Coon Valley Cottage Rental Photos and Description

1250 square foot rental with full amenities, 2 bedrooms, loft area,

Rental house in a quiet country setting-1.5 miles from Coon Valley, WI. 2 Bedrooms with queen beds, 2 single beds in loft, Fully furnished kitchen, 2 full baths, linens provided, AC, Cable, Wireless, Washer/Dryer, Gas Grill on deck, Towels/Washcloths provided, Vacuum cleaner, magazines, books, games, flat screen television, three porches for relaxing, private backyard/fire pit, hiking trails available on property.

A very quiet, relaxing setting. Close to world class trout fishing streams, bicycling trails, road cycling, snowmobiling, and cross country ski trails.

New for 2015* I have remodeled an additional bedroom Suite on the basement level of the Villa. This has a Queen bed, bathroom/shower, couch, kitchenette area with refrigerator, microwave, and coffee maker. T.V., wireless, and private patio area. This rents for an additional $100.00 per night. Pricing listed here does not include this suite. This suite is only rented to the regular Villa occupants for more space.

  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • limited accessibility
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
Pete Holte (Owner)
Member since: 2013
Call Owner
Speaks: english

About Pete Holte

I am the second generation owner of my family farm originally purchased in 1947. Through the years it has evolved to a hobby farm with large lawn area, hiking trails through the woods and a small vineyard. The Villa was built after the flood in 2007 to provide office space safely away from floodwaters and to provide a vacation space for those who like to escape to the countryside and enjoy nature or simply to relax and enjoy time with friends and family.

Pete Holte purchased this cottage in 1998

Why Pete Holte chose Southern Wisconsin

I have always enjoyed this property because of its fairly unique setting that includes 2 valleys with lots of hillsides and trees for wildlife habitat and trails throughout for a variety of hiking opportunities. The farm also has numerous springs and streams that provide a place for natural trout reproduction and a relaxing waterfall sound. I guess I have always wanted to share this with other people so that they can enjoy what I live with and with their feedback always enjoy it myself and never take it for granted.

What makes this cottage unique

The setting here is very appealing! The property is surrounded on several sides by running water. Several Waterfalls are on the property and the immediate scenery is incredible throughout the four seasons of the year.


based on 31 traveler reviews

Your Home Away From Home
average rating of 4.935484 based on 31 reviews
Glendale AZ

Beautiful house!

  • 5 of 5

Thanks Pete for opening your home to us, it was lovely! The fireplace was great to use at night and the huge porch was great to sit out on and have coffee. It was so peaceful out there, we would definitely recommend this place!!

  • Submitted: Aug 29, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
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Wonderful Stay

  • 5 of 5

We stayed here during a fly fishing trip in the area and had a wonderful time at the property. From the inside and outside the place was great. Even thought of having toys there for the kids to play with in addition to the hiking trails and easy access to the fishing. Would stay here again!

  • Submitted: Aug 19, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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We were having a family reunion in Viola and we rented this AMAZING place for 2 nights.

  • 5 of 5

Words CAN NOT describe the beauty of this place. It is truly incredible! It is a piece of heaven on earth that's for sure. Pete was amazing and is very lucky to be able to enjoy his surroundings daily.

  • Submitted: Aug 12, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Absolutely Wonderful!

  • 5 of 5

Pete is a spectacular host! We can't thank you enough for such an amazing vacation experience. Everyone had a great time and that says a lot since our group varied in age from 8 to 88!! We are all looking forward to visiting again soon!

  • Submitted: Aug 10, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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First off words won't do this place justice but here we go! This place is heaven in coon valley

  • 5 of 5

With the 120 acres you get a mile worth of maintained walking/jogging trails. Also there are several fresh water streams that originate on this property with a waterfall. Wildlife galore if your looking for that. The house was perfect for sleeping the 4 adults and 2 children for this trip. It was spacious with all the amenities you need, just like home. Peter was a gracious host and stopped by to talk from time to time. He also built a huge bonfire for our little family reunion that we had there on the property. All in all this was the perfect property for our trip and if you are looking for an escape in coon valley this property is for you. A+ property

  • Submitted: Jul 21, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
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Beautiful retreat

  • 5 of 5

The house and property were beautiful and maintained very well! You are surrounded by gorgeous hillside views and the sound of running water from the nearby stream and birds chirping makes for a very relaxing atmosphere. Our dogs absolutely loved all of the open space to run and explore. Pete was incredibly friendly and stopped by to welcome us soon after we arrived. He gave us some ideas of places we should go and came by the second night we were there to light a bonfire in the backyard. Lots of opportunities for outdoor activities nearby ... kayaking, hiking, etcetera. The house has absolutely everything you need! This property and the overall experience exceeded our expectations! We will definitely be coming back.

  • Submitted: Jul 9, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
25 Miles
Lacrosse, WI
Nearest Barpub
1.25 Miles
Stock Yard
Nearest Ferry
Nearest Golf
12 Miles
Timber Coulee
Nearest Train
25 Miles
Am Trak Lacrosse, WI
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
Hwy. 14
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Legacy Pub and Grill
Nearest Ski
10 Miles
Mount Lacrosse-Downhill
Nearest Beach
20 Miles
Pettibone Beach Lacrosse, WI
Car: necessary

Beautiful scenery in the Coulee Region Driftless area. Numerous areas on my property where I have running water-Waterfalls. Very relaxing atmosphere. Lots of local activities in close proximity to this rental.


Rates & Availability

Coon Valley Cottage Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Jan 1 2016 - Dec 31 2016
2 night minimum stay
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Jan 1 2017 - Dec 31 2017
2 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $5 per night, per additional guest
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $5 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $25
Tax Rate 5.5%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Coon Valley Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1250 sq. ft.
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 5 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet , tub , Blow Dryer, nice counter space
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , Full shower, roomy, great counterspace, blowdryer
  • Roomy shower, lots of towels, blow dryer on wall. Shampo/Soap Provided.
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , Upstairs bedroom with personal balcony
    Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , Main level bedroom
    Bedroom 3 (extra charge) - 1 queen , The 3rd bedroom is a suite, extra charge of $100.00/night.
  • Bedroom 1 and 2 have nightstands, lamps, alarm clock, dresser, mirror, closet. Bedroom 3 is a suite with the following; Wireless, T.V., small fridge, microwave, toaster, coffee maker, couch, desk area, small walk out patio area, bathroom which includes shower, sink, toilet, all towels. This rents as an add on to the above area only.
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Balcony ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Tennis ...
  • 12 garden chairs
  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • limited accessibility ...
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets considered ...
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • skiing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing

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