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Our Happy Place #2

Comfortable Ottawa vacation home with kitchen and balcony

  • Free parking

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179 LeeWard Way, Ottawa, 61350, IL, United States of America
  • 6 guests
  • 1 bedroom
  • 1 bed
  • 1 bathroom
  • Free parking
  • Pool
  • Kitchen

Property highlights

Main amenities

  • WiFi in public areas
  • Free self parking
  • Marina
  • Concierge services
  • Boat tours
  • Kayaking

What’s around

  • OSF Saint Elizabeth Medical Center - 2.8 mi / 4.4 km
  • Washington Square Park - 3.8 mi / 6.2 km
  • Appellate Court - 3.9 mi / 6.2 km
  • Tangled Roots Brewing Company - The Lone Buffalo - 4 mi / 6.5 km
  • The Middle East Conflicts Wall Memorial - 4.3 mi / 6.9 km
  • Dayton Ridge Golf Club - 5.2 mi / 8.4 km

Sleeping arrangements

Sleeps 6 people

Bedroom 1

1 Double Sofa Bed

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Enter dates for 2 guests

  • Cottage (Our Happy Place #2)

About this home

No pets. Must be 21 years of age to reserve a room.


When making a new reservation, a 50% deposit will be charged at booking time to hold your reservation. 14 days prior to arrival, the remaining balance of your reservation will be charged to the card we have on file. If you would prefer to use an alternate credit card, please call our office. If the arrival date is within 14 days of the date you are making the reservation, the full reservation amount will be due at booking time. Acceptable forms of payment are VISA, MasterCard, American Express, and Discover.

Cancellation & Refund Policies

Reservations cancelled 14 days prior to arrival date will receive a full refund of the advance deposit. Reservations cancelled within 14 days of arrival date will forfeit the advance deposit. Some promotions, specials or packages may have modified cancellation polices. Please review the rate details, terms and conditions at the time of reservation. All cancellation charges are plus tax and applicable fees.

Minimum Stays

Saturdays require a minimum two night stay (Friday and Saturday or Saturday and Sunday) Most national holidays require a three night stay.

Our Happy place 

Our Happy Place is an ideal cottage for just two or up to six. This quaint cottage has a bedroom with a queen size bed, loft with 2 twin beds and a queen pull out sofa in this cozy one floor home. The pull -out sofa allows for two extra guests to join in the vacation getaway. There are luxurious furnishings throughout the home, a screened -in porch with waterfront views, high -speed internet, and many other great amenities.

Our Happy Place is located on the west end of the Cottages at Herons Landing neighborhood, less than a minute walk away from the community fire pit and waterfront access. The stairs to the south of the cottage leads down to the river walk which connects to the harbor walk, where you can take in the panoramic views of the Illinois Waterway and Harbor.

This great cottage has a HDTV with DVD player in the comfortable living room. The kitchen is well equipped and has everything you`ll need from dishes, cookware, toaster, microwave, refrigerator, coffee pot, and much more! Just bring your food and spices and Our Happy Place will have the rest to prepare your favorite meal!

The covered screened in, front porch with outdoor seating opens onto a grass green space for family get -togethers.

This must -stay cottage offers a quaint and cozy beach decor, full kitchen, fun loft and plenty of amenities. If you`re looking for simple comfort and peace, you`ll love to stay at Our Happy Place.

What’s around


  • OSF Saint Elizabeth Medical Center - 2.8 mi / 4.4 km
  • Washington Square Park - 3.8 mi / 6.2 km
  • Appellate Court - 3.9 mi / 6.2 km
  • Tangled Roots Brewing Company - The Lone Buffalo - 4 mi / 6.5 km
  • The Middle East Conflicts Wall Memorial - 4.3 mi / 6.9 km
  • Dayton Ridge Golf Club - 5.2 mi / 8.4 km
  • Illini State Park - 7.7 mi / 12.4 km
  • Buffalo Rock State Park - 8 mi / 12.8 km
  • Starved Rock State Park - 9.7 mi / 15.6 km
  • Matthiessen State Park - 14.3 mi / 23 km
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179 LeeWard Way, Ottawa, 61350, IL, United States of America

The home

Key facts

  • Free self parking
  • Free parking nearby
  • WiFi in public areas


  • 1 bedroom


  • 1 bathroom


  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Cookware/dishes/utensils
  • Spices


  • Restaurant on site

Entertainment and recreation

  • DVD player
  • Boat tours
  • Kayaking
  • Boat on site
  • Water sports equipment
  • Swimming nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby


  • Access to 3 outdoor pools


  • Porch
  • Marina
  • Playground
  • Bicycle rentals

Other amenities

  • Concierge services
  • ATM/banking services

Things to know

House rules

  • Pets not allowed
  • Minimum check-in age: 25

Check-in and check-out

  • Check-in time 3 PM-6:00 PM
  • Check-out before 11 AM

Special check-in instructions

  • Guests will receive an email with special check-in instructions.

Fees & policies

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 25

Travelling with others

  • WiFi in public areas*
  • Pets not allowed

Mandatory fees

  • Cleaning fee: USD 77.7 per accommodation, per stay

Optional extras

  • WiFi is available in public areas for an extra charge


  • The seasonal pool is open from May 30 to September 30.

    This property does not have elevators.

Also known as

  • Our Happy Place #2 Ottawa
  • Our Happy Place #2 Private vacation home
  • Our Happy Place #2 Private vacation home Ottawa


  • Yes, Our Happy Place #2 does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
  • Yes, there's free self parking.
  • Yes, there are 3 outdoor pools.
  • Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
  • You can check in from 3 PM - 6:00 PM. Check-out time is 11 AM.
  • Yes, there's an onsite restaurant. Nearby restaurants include Monte's Riverside Inn (3.2 mi), Hank's Farm Restaurant (3.5 mi), and Thai Cafe (3.6 mi).
  • Have fun with onsite activities like kayaking, fishing, and boat tours. Enjoy a swim in one of the 3 outdoor swimming pools or use the vacation home's other amenities, which include a seasonal outdoor pool.