If you are looking for an affordable and family friendly lakeside lodging vacation destination in central Wisconsin, then Good Old Days Resort in Montello, Wisconsin, may be just the place for you. Listed below is a personal review of Good Old Days Resort in Montello, Wisconsin.
Location & Travel Information:
W 913 W. Northshore Drive, Montello, Wisconsin 53949
Travel Distances to Good Old Days Resort in Montello, Wisconsin: (www.mapquest.com)
Madison, Wisconsin: 53 miles / Milwaukee, Wisconsin: 126 miles / Green Bay, Wisconsin: 101 miles / Twin Cities, Minnesota: 234 miles / Chicago, Illinois: 197 miles / Wausau, Wisconsin: 96 miles / Stevens Point, Wisconsin: 63 miles / Appleton, Wisconsin: 71 miles / La Crosse, Wisconsin: 109 miles, Wisconsin Dells, Wisconsin: 33 miles
Important Key Notes & Tips about Good Old Days Resort in Montello, Wisconsin:
* located on Puckaway Lake
* 14 vacation lodging rentals available
* lakefront lodging
* onsite restaurant and bar
* free use of 14′ fishing boat, paddle boat, canoe
* available April through November
* pets allowed with prior approval
About Good Old Days Resort in Montello, Wisconsin:
Good Old Days Resort is located in the town of Montello, in central Wisconsin, and rests on the shores of Puckaway Lake, which consists of about 5,500 acres of water. Good Old Days Resort offers 14 vacation rentals for lodging, including eight duplexes and four cabins. Lodging at Good Old Days Resort is available from April through November.
Things To Do, Activities, Recreation & Sightseeing:
Good Old Days Resort offers outstanding fishing on Puckaway Lake, as Puckaway Lake holds the Wisconsin State Record for the biggest northern pike ever caught in Wisconsin. Other fish in Puckaway Lake include walleye, bass, perch, blue gill, crappie, catfish, and a few muskie. Best of all, Good Old Days Resort includes the use of a free fishing/rowboat with your lodging rental, so you do not have to worry about renting or bring your own boat to Good Old Days Resort if you want to enjoy fishing during your stay. Other recreational activities at Good Old Days Resort include a sandy beach area and pier for swimming, water skiing, canoeing, a heated swimming pool, playground area, volleyball court, horseshoes, fire pits, and an indoor game room. Good Old Days Resort also has a restaurant and bar/tavern onsite, so you can enjoy some great food and evenings out during your stay. Pontoon boats and motors are available for renting at Good Old Days Resort if you are interested. Sightseeing is another great outdoor activity to do while staying at Good Old Days Resort, as there are hiking and nature trails winding through the woods surrounding the resort.
Facilities & Amenities:
Good Old Days Resort offers 14 vacation rentals for lodging from the months of April through November, including eight duplexes and four cabins. Several lodging choices are situated directly on the shores of the lake, while the other lodging choices are no farther than 100 yards away from the lake. Lodging amenities include a completely furnished kitchen, full bathroom, two bedrooms, living room with color TV, complete carpeting, heat, air conditioning, and an attached screened porch with patio deck. Outdoor amenities include a Weber grill, campfire wood, picnic table, lawn chairs, 14 foot aluminum fishing boat, paddle boat and canoe. A fish freezing facility is available if you do plan on going fishing and keeping them.
Lodging Prices & Costs:
Good Old Days Resort offers affordable lakefront lodging in central Wisconsin. Lodging is available from April through November, with both weekly and daily rentals offered. One special feature that Good Old Days Resort is offering in 2009, is that because of the tough economic situation for many potential guests, Good Old Days Resort will be offering a $50 discount per weekly rental on the normal rates. So with the normal rate for renting a duplex unit costing $695 per week, the 2009 special rate will only cost $645. A weekly cabin rental that would normally cost $595 per week, will only cost $545. Daily rates cost $100 per night for a duplex rental, and $90 per night for a cabin rental.
Summary and Recommendation:
Overall, Good Old Days Resort in Montello, Wisconsin, offers an affordable and family friendly lakefront vacation experience in central Wisconsin. As a fully furnished resort, Good Old Days Resort can eliminate a lot of the typical vacation hassle, while also providing plenty of activities onsite for both the kids and adults to stay entertained. And most importantly, because Good Old Days Resort is offering their 2009 rate specials, affording a lakefront vacation destination in central Wisconsin has never been easier. So if you are looking for an affordable lakefront vacation destination in central Wisconsin, I would definitely recommend checking out Good Old Days Resort in Montello, Wisconsin.