About the property
- Cottage1000 sqft
- Half Baths1
- Minimum Stay2 - 7 nights
Cottage, 3 Bedrooms, 1.5 Baths, Breathtaking Waterfront View!
Located on one the most beautiful islands of Indian Lake, this property is a perfect vacation spot for those wanting to relax and enjoy a week or two away from the everyday. This lakefront home is perfectly situated on the northwest corner of Seminole Island, providing an excellent open water view of the lake. During the day, guests will be able to enjoy a fun and relaxing swimming and fishing experience as the home is located away from heavy boat traffic. In the evenings, spectacular sunsets can be enjoyed from the property's shoreline. After the sunset, possible activities include relaxing around the firepit, eating toasted marshmallows, and gazing at the stars!
Recently renovated in 2010, this home includes a dramatic lakeroom with floor-to-ceiling windows overlooking Indian Lake, as well as a complete kitchen. Sleeping accommodations consist of 3 bedrooms and a sleeper sofa, plus 1 1/2 baths. This home can accommodate 8 guests.
Indian Lake is located about 1 hour 30 minutes from Dayton, Ohio and 1 hour from Columbus, Ohio.
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- Calendar last updated:
- May 16, 2018
About Mark Febus
For over 20 years, our family has enjoyed Indian Lake and all that it has provided. Our cottage on Seminole Island has been the perfect place for both adventure and leisure. Many memories with family and friends have been made over the years, and we will cherish them always.
Mark Febus purchased this Cottage in 2009
Why Mark Febus chose Huntsville
Our family was blessed with having our dear, late neighbor Virgil Wilson next door to us over the years. He and his wife Norma were the perfect neighbors, and we formed a great relationship with them. After Norma passed away, we would invite Virgil over for family dinners, have conversations around the campfire, and keep him company. Before Virgil passed away in 2009, he sold us his cottage, and ever since we have been able to allow others to come to Indian Lake to make memories of their own to cherish. We look forward to having you at the cottage soon!
What makes this Cottage unique
You will fall in love with the breathtaking sunset views in the evenings, whether it be from the property shoreline or our spacious lake room with floor-to-ceiling windows! The cottage is the perfect spot for many celebrations, including birthdays, anniversaries, and family reunions!
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Check-in: 4:00 PM
Check-out: 11:00 AM
100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date. You must contact the owner directly to request cancellation.
This house was perfect for our group of 8 lifetime friends ! It met our needs, very clean, loved having two bathrooms , really enjoyed the lake room and especially the outside patio where we spent much time ! We love Indian Lake ! Thanks to the Febus s for use of their great house ! Wonderful to work with.
Very comfy cottage on the lake!
We had everything we needed fot a great family Easter Weekend!
We are so happy you enjoyed your Easter weekend stay with family! We hope to have you back at the cottage again soon!
Nicely decorated and maintained
We went for New Year’s Eve weekend with the family and had a great time
We are so pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay at the cottage! We hope to have you back again soon!
It's the 3rd time I've stayed at Virgils, the view is beautiful and the cottage is clean with many updates. We love it as well as family members.
It is always great to see you and the family back at the cottage. We are happy to continuously be meeting your expectations. See you next time!
Virgil's Lakefront Cottage
We were looking for a place on the lake to celebrate Mom's 75th birthday. This house was just what we were looking for! It was well stocked with things that we needed and the layout was perfect. It says that it sleeps 8 but we were able to put down some air mattresses to accomadate the family. The kids enjoyed fishing and we were able to tube right in the area near the house so this worked out great as well. The house was clean upon our arrival and met pretty much all of our needs. We didn't leave the house to explore what was out there but have been to the lake before and pretty much what they say is around, is around. I would definitely recommend this house to those who enjoy a lake view with awesome sunsets! We made some new memories and hope to make more in the future at Virgil's Cottage! Thanks for sharing your home with us!
It was wonderful meeting you and the family for your Fourth of July week stay! I hope the fireworks around the lake added to the birthday celebration for your Mom. Fishing, tubing, boating, grilling... you did it all! We look forward to seeing you next time, where we can continue as we left off, sharing drinks, fun times, and good conversation as neighbors... lakeside!
Virgil's Cottage at Indian Lake
Our family had a wonderful vacation at Virgil's Cottage at Indian Lake! This was our second time renting Virgil's Cottage! The location is perfect and the sunsets are amazing! The cottage is impeccably clean and well stocked with every kitchen item you could ever need. Unlike most cottages, Virgil's provides bed linens and towels. All you have to do is show up and start having fun! The cottage is very roomy and sleeps eight very comfortably. There is a large patio with table & chairs & umbrella, a grill, a fire pit ... we ended every night with smores by the fire!! Virgil's is the perfect place to create family memories ... we look forward to vacationing at Virgil's again!
We were happy to have you and your family back this year, and glad you had such a great time! Creating memories is one of the most wonderful aspects that Indian Lake provides us, and we are so fortunate to have the opportunity to allow others to do the same while staying at Virgil's Cottage. We truly cherish the friendships we build with our guests week after week. Our late, dear neighbor Virgil (Norma) Wilson wouldn't have it any other way.
Until next time!
The Febus Family
Along with the activities that can be enjoyed on the property, there are a countless number of activities and attractions on and off the water that will further enhance any vacation at Indian Lake:
-Spend a day exploring the lake by renting a boat
-Take a trip to Old Field Beach and have a picnic or build sandcastles
-Enjoy a bike ride or a walk around the islands
-Discover the many restaurants and bars by boat or car, including the popular Tilton Hilton, Froggy's, Cranberry Resort, Acheson's Resort, Stewart's Root Beer Stand, or even Mc'Donald's on the water!
-Enter a bass or catfish tournament
-Catch an occasional 'boat-in' movie from the water
Some other attractions that are a short drive away but worth the trip include horseback riding at Marmon Valley Farms (year-round), visiting the ancient Piatt castles (March through October), hitting the slopes at Mad River Mountain Ski Resort (Winter), and touring the Ohio Caverns (year-round). There are also many county fairs during the summer months that are fun for the whole family!
Rates & Availability
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