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Quiet and Cozy Cottage

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 650 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 1 - 8 nights

Overview

About the property

House, 2 Bedrooms, 1 Bath, 3 Sleeps

This is a 650 sq. ft. house located on a quiet, dead-end street. Fully furnished.

Fenced-in backyard (great for kids and dogs)

There is one full-size bed and one twin bed. Sleeping accomodations can be adjusted.

Flat screen TV and Blu-Ray/DVD player.

One quarter mile from playground; half mile from Fox River and Wiowash walking/running/biking trail

Close to Hwy 41 on/off ramp

Local grocery store and restaurants


Owner
Bryan and Cara Larson
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
August 22, 2017

What makes this house unique

Close to the Fox River and many Oshkosh year round events.

Amenities

Oshkosh House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 650 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
Theme:
  • Budget
  • Family
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • one queen; one twin
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • festivals
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Full kitchen, including a dishwasher, washer/dryer, and coffee maker. TV (Antenna Reception) with a Blu-Ray/DVD player window A/C Smoking on the property is permitted. Please refrain from smoking inside the house.

Reviews

3.8/5 -
(5 traveler reviews)

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average rating of 3.8 based on 5 reviews
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Accommodating and Peaceful

  • 3 of 5

First we would like to thank Bryan and Cara Larson for allowing us the opportunity to stay in their cottage.

The location was perfect for the many great experiences we were able to have together.

We could not have been able to do all that we did and pay for a hotel and eating out for meals. It was nice to get a full day of fun in and then have the ability to come back to the cottage and whip out some cookware and the dining set made available at the cottage and have a home cooked meal together.

We had some difficulty with the low seating arrangements and the type of bed but being older and having some back and hip issues can make this a problem for us even at home sometimes. If we had the opportunity again we would need to bring some aides for ourselves with regard to that.

We also enjoyed our evening walks in the neighborhood surrounding the cottage.

Thank you both again for the experiences we had while we were there.

  • Submitted: Sep 29, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

CARDIFF STAY: MODEST, COZY AND RELAXING

  • 5 of 5

This modest, cozy and relaxing cottage (small living space) became our home away from home during our family vacation in March/April (7 days). We enjoyed our stay because this home offered us the privacy and space that is not offered at any nearby hotel. We stayed there with our 13 YO and 4 YO boys, who enjoyed the place like if they were at home. It has a very nice backyard for the kids and for entertaining friends and relatives, with the beauty of nature (wild rabbits, ducks, birds, and squirrels). The location is very peaceful, private and conveniently close to everything as described. It is a modest place, so do not expect luxury accomodations. However, the owners do provide detergent, dishwashing soap, cleaning supplies, linens... (the essentials) that make if very convenient for long stays, everything we needed to keep things clean and nice like at home. This home offers a simple stay, so that means no internet, which we did bring our own hotspot to get some online school work done. The owners were very pleasant to work with and made our experience nice. Thank you for sharing your home, we will stay again when we make another family visit!

  • Submitted: Apr 4, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Small, quiet, met our needs

  • 4 of 5

Small house but perfect for 2 of us. The cottage was neat, clean and stocked. We were surprised at how powerful the small window air conditioner unit was. The washer and dryer worked great. Quiet neighborhood. Close to beach, shopping, and expressway. I would stay again if we needed a place in the Oshkosh area. My only suggestions would be to fix the screen door (kept popping open) and get a full length rectangular mirror for the master bedroom to hang by the window or closet. There was a small hand held mirror and a mirror in the bathroom over the sink, but a full length mirror would have been nice. The non alcoholic bubbly on the table when you walk in was a nice touch. The owners were easy and nice to work with. Thank you for letting us stay in your home.

  • Submitted: Jul 25, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the review. The screen door and mirror are some things we can up grade and change. PLEASE, come stay with us in the future again. Thank you.
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Small place quiet street

  • 3 of 5

It was what we expected, a small house on a quiet street. The neighbors we met were all very friendly and everything was operational in the house. There's a hornets nest under the eaves in the backyard. I was stung in the ear, it ruled out relaxing in the back. 4 stars without the bees

  • Submitted: Jul 13, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Sorry about your pain. I will refill the attractant for the bee trap. I am glad you enjoyed the rest of your stay at Cardiff Cottage!
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Cardiff Cottageb

  • 4 of 5

We enjoyed our stay. Everything went smoothly and the house was perfect for our needs. There are a few things that could be added like more dishes and kitchen and bath towels. Beds were very comfortable and it was nice to have the air conditioner. It would be nice to also have extra lightbulbs as we were down to one in the living room. Very friendly neighbors and quiet neighborhood. Owners were easy to work with as well.

  • Submitted: Jun 27, 2015
  • Stayed: Jun 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your review and your suggestions for improvement!
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Map

Nearest Airport
25 Miles
Appleton
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
Lake Shore
Nearest Motorway
2 Miles
US 41
Nearest Ski
35 Miles
Nordic Mountain
Nearest Beach
4 Miles
Menominee Park
Car: not necessary
Other Activities:

Top Thing to do in City:

* EAA museum/AirVenture.

* Country U.S.A..

* Rock U.S.A..

* Waupaca Boat ride Volleyball Tournement..

Top Thing to do in Budget:

* Menominee Park/ Zoo.

* Wiowash Trail....

Top Thing to do in Family:

* boating.

* fishing.

* Outlet Shoppes.

* restaurants.

* zoo.

Oshkosh has many attractions including:

EAA, Rock USA, Country USA, many fishing tournaments, local art center and museum, local zoo, Lake Winnebago, Lake Poygan and Lake Winneconne, Winnebago County Fair, June Dairy Day/Breakfast on the Farm, Outlet mall

With Oshkosh being surrounded by water, it's a great place to boat and enjoy the atmosphere down by the water.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $40
Damage Deposit $50

small dogs only (no cats) $40 cleaning fee and an additional property damage deposit (fee based on length of stay);
refund policy...cancel at any time before reservation date and receive a full refund if property can be re-rented; if not, then deposit will not be refunded

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.