Fantastic views over crystal clear Hutchins Lake await you at this cool 4-bedroom cottage perfect for a summer/fall/spring getaway! This cottage is also great for fall or spring as you can also relax on the expansive patio with fire pit and hot tub overlooking the lake, enjoy nearby Crane's Orchard or walk to Fenn Valley Winery or the newly opened Virtue Cider (owned by Goose Island Brewers). This cottage has its own private dock, bring a boat or just hang out and fish off the dock. Cozy up in front of the fireplace inside and 42 in. Plasma TV and Dish Network in the roomy living area. Open concept living area with dining area in the kitchen allow for great meals and time together while four bedrooms give you space of your own. Bedroom 1 has a King bed, bedroom 2 and 3 have queen beds, bedroom 4 has two single beds. There are two full bathrooms with shower tubs.
**Please note: the home is separated from Hutchins Lake by a 25-mph two-lane road. Traffic is generally limited to those living or staying on the lake - it is not a main road through town.**
By renting this cottage you are agreeing to the contract and rules below. You will also be asked to agree electroncially.
1.) No smoking. All of our rentals are non-smoking. By signing this contract, you are stating that you will not smoke in our vacation rentals.
2.) You and your guests are using our home at your own risk. We nor the owner of the property will be held responsible for any injuries that occur at the vacation rental or for any lost or stolen items. Any boats (if available) used on the property require life jackets be worn and are used at your own risk.
3.) No boats or trailers are to be parked at our rental properties. Tents of any kind are not allowed.
Arrangements for trailers need to be made. There is parking for 2-4 cars behind the cottage.
4.) Do not move the furniture.
5.) Each cottage has a maximum number of guests that is listed on this contract you must verify that it is correct. That number is not to be exceeded - this includes children and adults. For fire safety, we are required to limit the number in each home. If additional people are found to be staying at the cottage the entire group will be asked to vacate with no refund. Inflatable mattresses or alternative sleeping other than pack n plays or cribs are not allowed. Tents are also not allowed on the property.
6.) Pets are permitted with approval and payment of a pet fee.
7.) Damages are to be reported during your stay. If we find damage after you vacate, you authorize the charge to your credit card for replacement or repair or provide another credit card number, pay by cash or check. Damages reported upon arrival will not be guests' responsibility.
8.) Cleaners will come to the cottage after you have departed - they will not visit to clean, change linens, or replace towels during your stay. Please contact the office should you need assistance during your stay regarding any cleaning items.
9.) Grills are to be cleaned after each use.
10.) Quiet time is after 11pm nightly. We do not tolerate loud groups and college like parties anytime of the day or night.
11.) You are at least 25 years old and will be able to verify with valid identification during your stay if needed.
12.) Weddings and formal events are NOT permitted on our properties, if there is found to be a formal event on the property the entire group will be asked to vacate the property with a no refund. It is acceptable to have a visitors during the day hours but that number can not be more than double the maximum occupancy of the cottage.
13.) There may be wood for the fire pit that you are welcome to use but it is not provided. You can get firewood at most all local gas stations and stores.
14.) No more than 5 people in the hot tub at a time. Please rinse of all oils and lotions before entering the hot tub as the filter will not be able to keep up. KIDS CAN NOT BE IN THE HOT TUB WITOUT AN ADULT!
Please respect the scheduled check-out time so our cleaning staff has ample time to prepare the cottage for its next guests. Also please follow the departure instructions or extra cleaning fees will apply.
1.) Remove all garbage to outside trash can located by road. Recyclables can be put directly in bags and in trash bin as they are sorted at the refuse facility.
2.) Empty the refrigerator and freezer of all items.
3.) Load and run dishwasher or clean all dishes if there is not a dishwasher.
4.) Strip the sheets and pillow cases from all the beds slept in and put at the foot of the bed.
5.) Turn off lights, turn thermostat to 65 degrees in winter and 78 degrees in summer months.
6.) Ensure keys (if there are keys with your cottage) are on the counter where you found them.
7.) Close and lock all outside doors and windows. Please lock ALL doors when you leave.