Your Next “Home Away From Home…” Hooded Merganser in Wisconsin

Located next to the “2012 Camp Resort of the Year” Yogi Warrens! The main level of the Hooded Merganser vacation home includes two bedrooms (each with a queen sized bed), a laundry room, full bathroom, modern kitchen, and a spacious great room. This Northwoods style living space includes a full futon with two additional child sized futons. Upstairs, there are 4 twin beds in the loft area with another bathroom. Enjoy all the comforts of home including a kitchen stocked with cooking essentials such as pots, pans, dishware, coffee pot, linens, and laundry area. There is one TV in the living room and an additional TV in the loft; each come with Cable, HBO, and STARZ channels. Also enjoy free WiFi internet access, making Warrens Lodging your home away from home. Bring your family and friends — this vacation home sleeps up to 12 (10 adults, 2 children).

At Yogi Warrens, you’ll have access to The Ranger Smith Water Town complete with a lazy river, wave pool, hot tubs, water slides, Yogi Picnic Splash play area, Water Wars, mini golf, swimming beach, planned activities, and more. View more property details.


Other popular Wisconsin vacation locations:

St. Germain          |          Eagle River          |          Wisconsin Dells


New Vacation Home Listed — in the ‘National Register of Historic Places’

Old Century Farm House

This unique vacation property rests in the rural countryside, just minutes from Wisconsin Dells. There are three bedrooms ( two new queen beds , one double bed, one twin bed) and two bathrooms. The spacious Old Century Farm House includes twelve ft ceilings, two large porches, an equipped kitchen,  and more.  The vacation home is great for those seeking a quiet retreat in the country and those looking for an adventure. Within a 30 minute radius, there are a variety of Wisconsin attractions to appeal to all ages.

WI Dells 15 minutes – Duck/boat tours, golfing, theaters, shopping, hiking, water-parks, amusement parks, Lake Delton, horseback riding, zip line tours, and more
Baraboo30 minutes – Devil’s Lake, International Crane Foundation, antique shops, Circus World Museum, art
Reedsburg20 minutes – State bike trail, antique shops, quilting shops, coffee shops, golfing
Elroy20 minutes – State bike trails, hiking, canoeing, coffee shops
Mauston5 minutes – Canoeing, horseback riding, hiking, Award Winning Carr Valley Cheese Factory (watch cheese being made/taste samples), Burr Oak Winery, boating, swimming, gift shops, fishing, Castle Rock Lake, Lake Redstone, golfing, and restaurants
Necedah30 min – National Wildlife Refuge (view cranes,birds,other local and migratory wildlife, go hiking)

The vacation home was built in 1863 and is in the National Register of Historic Places . Henry Dawes, who built the the Old Century Farm House, was father of Rufus Dawes. Rufus Dawes was involved in the Civil war in Mauston and then commanded Company K of the 6th Wisconsin Volunteer Infantry of the Iron Brigade at Gettysburg. We love the unique aspect to the vacation property, how often can you say that you vacationed in a piece of history?

              Other popular Wisconsin vacation locations:

Minocqua          |          Eagle River          |          Door County

New Property: Buena Vista Lodge in Pickerel, Wisconsin

Unique features of the Buena Vista Lodge

  1. Size. The property sleeps up to 26 vacationers and has over 10,000 square feet of living space. Buena Vista Lodge can host simple Getaways, family reunions, or corporate retreats. There are nine bedrooms with additional living areas to accommodate the masses!
  2.  Beautiful Lakes. The vacation home is on Pickerel Lake which is about 1,300 acres. Additionally there is a river that smaller boats may use to get to Crane Lake (400 acres). Love to fish? With your stay is a 14’ fishing boat with paddles. There is also a two-person paddle boat, a kayak, and canoe. Or skip the boats for an afternoon and take a swim right off the dock and enjoy a game of sand volleyball. Either way, you’re in for a great time.
  3. Outdoor living space. Take a seat and sip your morning coffee while relaxing on the deck, grill out with the two full size Webber grills, and head to the campfire in the evening. Also enjoy the screened porch which is great for vacations in the spring, summer, and fall.
  4. Games.  In the home there is a pool table, foosball table, shuffleboard, and ping pong table…need I say more?
  5. Hiking Trails. Take a peaceful walk through the various trails that wrap around the 70 acres of land. For the snowmobile lover, there are local trails that start right from the lake.  In the county there is 500 miles of groomed trails and an average of 50 inches of annual snow. In the warmer months, take an ATV out on the nearby Augustyn Springs ATV trail.
  6. Private Island. When you’re at the beach area, there is a path that goes along the shoreline which leads to a bridge. The bridge will lead you over the secluded island. Keep an eye out to see eagles, otters, muskrats, etc.!

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Travel to Northern WI and enjoy the Buena Vista Lodge in Pickerel, Wisconsin. More information regarding the property can be found on RentWisconsinCabins.

Other Popular Wisconsin vacation destinations:

Eagle River          |          Twin Lakes         |         Wisconsin Dells

Recently Added Vacation Property: Country Retreat home

Nestled in the heart of the southern unit of the Kettle Moraine State Forest, the Country Retreat home is perfectly located for the weekend break, a leisurely mid-week holiday or a month-long retreat.  The location is ideal for nature lovers – the trails are across the road. During the summer months, one can enjoy horseback riding, nearby water recreation, bird watching, and of course the trails. Winter activities include cross-country skiing, snow shoeing, sledding, ice fishing, ice skating, and more. Take a short 15 minute drive to Lake Geneva and shop, spa, dine, and more. There’s something for everyone at the Country Retreat!

​Contact the Country Retreat Home owners to book your next vacation! You book directly with the rental owner — there’s no middleman — so you save!

              Other Popular Wisconsin vacation destinations:

    Eagle River          |          Twin Lakes         |         Wisconsin Dells


New Member Listing in Montello, Wisconsin

Kilby Lake Private Home

Kilby Lake Private Home in Montello WI offers everything you need for your pure enjoyment. The home has an open living concept with a fireplace, a large island in the kitchen, and amazing views of the lake from living area and master bedroom loft area. There are 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms in the home with an additional 2 bedrooms and 1 bathroom in the guest suite above the garage. Plenty of room for a large family or a group of friends.

Relax and enjoy Wisconsin from the large deck which overlooks the peaceful no-wake lake. Enjoy the privacy that the home offers as you look across the lake to no other vacation properties. A paddle boat is included in the rental and there is a kayak rental about five minutes from the home.

Kilby Vacation Home

Luxurious Vacation Home – Eagle River WI

Explore Eagle River, Wisconsin’s vacation rentals and discover the natural beauty and serenity of the Northwoods. Whether you’re planning on taking a quite and relaxing trip or pack up the family and have an adventure, Eagle River WI is your destination. It’s not a question of what you can do, but rather a question of what you want to do — Biking, hiking, hunting, ATVing, skiing, boating, fishing, sight-seeing, canoeing, kayaking, reading a book near the water, ect.

The vacation home has 4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, and can comfortably sleep 12. Tastefully decorated, this 4,200 sq. foot home showcases an authentic cabin feel while still offering modern amenities. Come to Eagle River and enjoy Catfish Lake. With the Island View Lodge rental, the owners include row boats and canoes so that you can explore the area. Throw your favorite dish on the grill and end your day roasting marshmallows around the crackling fire.

Listing above is THE ISLAND VIEW LODGE: The Conger Collection