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Bluff Lake waterfront w jet ski use w weekly rental *

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(6 traveler reviews)


Property Details

Updated: Aug 18, 2016
Apartment, 3 Bedrooms, 1 Baths, 6 Sleeps

Historic log home with amazing views from enclosed porch. This recently redecorated 2nd floor unit has everything to make a great getaway

Jet ski 1 hr each weekday/not weekend. some restrictions apply-age etc $450 value!!

for JUNE rentals -applies to 1 jet ski

Boat slip included in weekly rental.

Large yard for picnics, bag game onsite.

Gas BBQgrill.

Sand bottom swim area,

Pier for fishing.

Fully furnished unit

  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Parking
  • Barbecue
  • Internet
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided

Recent Review

About the Owner

My grandparents built this property, my father rehabbed in 1990's. I spent my summers here, waterskiing & making great memories. I now live here full time & plan to make your time here a wonderful memory. Photo is of Tom & I having a great day on the water

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Speaks: english

6 Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(6 traveler reviews)


Wonderful stay

  • 5 of 5

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay on the lake. Tom and Diane were wonderful to have as neighbors. We truly felt at home on the property. We were so very thankful to have our family enjoy a week together.

  • Submitted: Aug 17, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great place for a restful vacation.

  • 5 of 5

Tom and Diane did everything they could to make our stay a great experience. Having lived in the area many years ago it was like coming home. Family and friends came and visited with us and we all enjoyed the BBQ and beautiful Bluff Lake. Thanks again Tom and Diane for your hospitality and in making our stay a memorable one.

  • Submitted: Aug 14, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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San Antonio

Easy Access to Illinois and Wisconsin

  • 5 of 5

This was the perfect location for our visit. To go to downtown Chicago we simply drove to the Antioch Metra Station 8 mins away. We had a great time in town at Navy Pier, Millennium Park, and highly recommend the architectural boat tour. If your visit permits, we also recommend a CUBs game (fun, fun, fun). We were able to visit Lake Geneva, which has crystal clear water and boutiques to shop. Our teenage daughters also enjoyed shopping at Gurnee Mills. Finally, our 9 year old's favorite activity was visiting the Jelly Belly Factory! The tour was free and we all had a great time. This house puts you in a great location to a lot of activities for all ages to enjoy.

We will definitely stay here on our next visit.

  • Submitted: Jul 10, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

very peaceful & clean

the property is nice & update

nice area very family oriented

highly recommended

  • Submitted: Jun 21, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Chicago, IL

Quiet, lakefront property with a boat slip and jet skis!

  • 5 of 5

We had a relaxing vacation at this lake house. We brought our own boat and were able to park it in their boat slip. We loved using the jet skis and swimming and fishing off the dock. The lawn is a great place to play bags or bocce ball. The apartment is spacious with a screened in porch with a good breeze coming through which was an enjoyable place for playing cards and scrabble. Diane and Tom were wonderful hosts and made us feel right at home and took good care of us. The restaurants we visited in the area were friendly and the food was great. My boys want to move in but I think we will settle for coming back next summer.

  • Submitted: Aug 18, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great Cottage on Lake Bluff

  • 5 of 5

My family stayed at this cottage (7110851) and had a wonderful time. We enjoyed the spacious amenities that were very clean and well-maintained. Excellent TV viewing area with a tremendous porch that offered a great view of Lake Bluff. The hosts were outstanding in helping us have a memorable vacation. Caught great fish off the dock. Everything we needed (golf, bait shops, restaurants) were nearby. Looking forward to coming back next summer.

  • Submitted: Jul 3, 2015
  • Stayed: Jun 2015
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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From the Owner

Our place is right on the water! The Chain o lakes are a water-lovers dream. Tons of boating, jetskiing, tubing here. Boat rentals are nearby, but we have a slip for your skiboat. Sandbars to ride to & spend day swimming, meeting new people & relaxing. You can fish from our pier & swim here. It's very peaceful on weekdays, a bustling place on weekends.

Activity and Interests

Nearest Airport : Milwaukee or ohare at 45 Miles Nearest Barpub : grass lake landing at 0.7 Miles Nearest Golf : Antioch Golf Club at 1.7 Miles Nearest Train : Antioch or Fox lake Il at 4.5 Miles Nearest Motorway : 94/294 at 19 Miles Nearest Restaurant : Steitz's at 1 Miles

Blarney Islend nearby

Gurnee Mills & Six Flags 20 minutes away

Steitzs German Restaurant & Peoples fireworks in front

Antioch movie theater

Antique shops in town & nearby Lake Geneva

Antioch golf 5 min away


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From the Owner

We are 15-20 minutes to Great America & Gurnee Mills outlet mall if inclement weather. Downtown Antioch has antique stores 7 local shopping. We are a short ride to Lake Geneva if you wish to explore more. Milwaukee & Chicago are an hours drive if you want world class art museums & Broadway theater

Property Type

  • apartment


  • Adventure
  • Family


  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine


  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Dining Area


  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television


  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Location Type

  • Lake View
  • Lakefront
  • Waterfront


  • churches
  • coin laundry
  • festivals
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks

Leisure Activities

  • antiquing
  • outlet shopping
  • walking

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing

Floor Area

  • 1200 sq. ft.


  • Bathroom 1


  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1
  • Bedroom 2
  • Bedroom 3
  • Master with king bed 2nd bedroom queen bed 3rd bedroom 2 twins


  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...


  • Guests provide their own meals


  • Living room has model home furniture with Direct TV Kitchen: Fully equipped with frig, stove, micro, coffee pot, toaster, all flatware, dishware, and glassware and pannini maker from Oprah show Dining: Table seats four with adjacent table with 4 chairs on enclosed porch plus new island seating for 2 3 bedrooms. one with king, one full, 2 twin beds. Max 4 adults & 3 children Laundry downstairs. Central air. Enclosed porch: Beautiful views from the porch; ceiling fan wicker chairs & more More pics coming we are adding island and recorating Baths: 1 bath with towels. Laundry Room: Washer and Dryer Central air Patio furniture and Grill Bags Game

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