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Highlights Indian Lake

  • Lake getaway
  • Family-friendly destination
  • Fishing
  • Museum
  • Swimming
  • Water activities
  • Restaurants

Best Vacation Rentals in Indian Lake

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Indian Lake, Logan County
Vacation Rental • 10 Guests • 3 Bedrooms
(10 reviews)
Located on Long Island, Indian Lake. This property is on one of Ohio's largest lakes with 5,800 acres of water. This waterfront, 3 bedroom modern cottage was built in the 1990's and is situated in a nice residential area. The large great room offers a wood burning fireplace, 4 couches, and 2 dining tables. The sun porch opens to patio area and back yard overlooking the water. Private boat dock. The cottage sleeps up to ten. Two bedrooms offer queen size beds, the third bedroom includes two full size beds, and there is a queen size sofa bed in the great room. Modern kitchen includes all cook...
from $217 / night
Stokes Township, Indian Lake
Vacation Rental • 1496 ft² • 4 Bedrooms
(9 reviews)
Treat your family to a memorable vacation with a stay at the Glass Cottage on Indian Lake in Lakeview, Ohio.What better way to experience a winter getaway than to spend a day on Mad River Mountain, return to a cozy home with plenty of room for everyone, a nice warm fire, and games to play. Our four-bedroom home accommodates up to 10 guests with linens, towels and a fully-equipped kitchen. The spacious loft with its four twin beds is a favorite with kids. The Glass Cottage also has cable, heat, air conditioning and high-speed wireless Internet.Watch the sun rise from our window clad common s...
from $450 / night
Stokes Township, Indian Lake
Vacation Rental • 990 ft² • 4 Bedrooms
(27 reviews)
Located on one the most beautiful islands of Indian Lake, this property is a perfect vacation spot for those wanting to relax and enjoy a week or two away from the everyday. This lakefront home is perfectly situated on the northwest corner of Seminole Island, providing an excellent open water view of the lake. During the day, guests will be able to enjoy a fun and relaxing swimming and fishing experience as the home is located away from heavy boat traffic. In the evenings, spectacular sunsets can be enjoyed from the property's shoreline. After the sunset, possible activities include relaxin...
from $293 / night

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Prices and availability

Current Vacation rental prices Indian Lake

$435for 3 Jun - 10 Jun
$351 annual average
Average price per week

Current vacation rental availability Indian Lake

21%for 3 Jun - 10 Jun
56% annual average
Percentage of available rentals

Vacation rentals in Indian Lake

A family-friendly Ohio lake destination

Indian Lake is a 5,100-acre reservoir in western Ohio, just 20 miles southeast of the town of Lima. It is widely considered one of the healthiest lakes in Ohio, making it completely safe to swim in designated swimming areas. There is an abundance of water sports, beaches, and outdoor activities to be enjoyed at Indian Lake year-round. Choose from several fantastic restaurants to dine at and countless vacation rentals to stay during your vacation. It’s a fantastic vacation destination for families, couples, and nature lovers.

Your perfect Indian Lake vacation

Recharge your batteries with a peaceful lake getaway. There are several rentals to choose from along the lakeside. Opt for a rental tucked away in nature with serene views of the lake. Many rentals come with a jacuzzi so that you can stay warm while enjoying the outdoors during the colder months. Book a rental with a private balcony to enjoy the stunning views of the water and surrounding natural areas. There are many spacious rentals available for large groups and families, equipped with several bathrooms and extra facilities. The vast majorities of rentals in Indian Lake come with all the modern comforts and conveniences you’ll need, like high-speed WiFi, air-conditioning, a fully equipped kitchen, and up-to-date appliances. With such idyllic rentals available in Indian Lake, you may never want to leave.

Vacations in Indian Lake

The area and getting around

Getting to Indian Lake

If you’ll be flying into the area, the closest major airport is Dayton International Airport, at just over an hour, or 67 miles, away. There is a closer regional airport, Bellefontaine Regional Airport, just a 10-minute drive from the lake. You can either rent a car or use a taxi or shuttle service to get to the lake from here.

Getting around the lake

Indian Lake covers a large area, and unless you plan on solely relaxing in your rental throughout your stay (we wouldn’t hold it against you!), you’ll most likely need to rely on a private car to get from place to place. Rental cars are available at Dayton International Airport or in the nearby towns. Otherwise, it is possible to rely on taxi, private shuttle service, Uber, or Lyft during your time at Indian Lake.

Travelers and activities

Indian Lake for fishing enthusiasts

Indian Lake is popular among fishing enthusiasts as it is nationally recognized for its abundant population of various fish species. Large mouth bass, crappie, bluegill, channel catfish, white bass, perch, carp, and bullhead fish can all be found in its waters. Bring your own gear or rent some from a local outfitter. Just bear in mind that a local fishing permit is required to fish, which can easily be purchased at various points around the lake.

Indian Lake for families

Indian Lake is a fantastic vacation destination for families of all ages. Take a day trip to Ohio Caverns, which is just a 30-minute drive away from Indian Lake in West Liberty. Take an underground tour into the largest cave system in the entire state. The caverns are filled with magnificent stalactite and stalagmite formations. Also, nearby the lake is Armstrong Air and Space Museum, located in Wapakoneta. This is the town where Neil Armstrong, the first man to walk on the moon, grew up. Learn about the fascinating role Ohio played in the space race and some fun facts about Neil Armstrong’s life.

Indian Lake is home to a wide range of bird species including swans, egrets, herons, Canada geese, ducks, and grebes.

Top 5 travel tips in Indian Lake

1. Go for a swim at Indian Lake

Indian Lake is a great spot for a refreshing dip during the warmer months. There are two designated swimming areas at the lake, Old Field Beach and Fox Island Beach. Both areas offer a long stretch of sandy beach, clean facilities, and clean swimmable waters. Head to both beaches if you have time!

2. Enjoy water activities on the lake

The lake is wildly popular in the summer months for its wide range of water activity offerings. Take a boat out for a day on the lake. You can either launch your own boat or rent one at the many local rental companies. Jet skiing, tubing, kayaking, and canoeing are also popular among visitors. Bring a cooler with drinks and snacks and spend the day in the sun on the water.

3. Ski in the winter

Indian Lake isn’t just for summer trips, you can find a wide range of fun things to do in the area year round! If you visit in the winter months, you can go skiing, snowboarding, or tubing at the nearby Mad River Mountain. The resort has 23 trails for all skill levels, including two areas just for beginners.

4. Activities and hiking trails at Indian Lake State Park

Indian Lake is a part of Indian Lake State Park, an 847-acre public recreational area made up of two separate units. One area of the park is set on the south shore of the lake and the other is on the west shore. Throughout the park you’ll find various facilities, an ice cream stand, a swimming pool, campgrounds, walking trails, and lakeside views. You can access the beaches from the park areas.

5. Eating on the lake

There are several highly rated restaurants around the lake shore. Head to Woody’s Diner for a menu full of comfort foods, including sandwiches, biscuits and gravy, and more. Tilton Hilton serves incredible hamburgers. For something a little more high-end, head to the restaurant at Cranberry Resort Waterfront Bar & Grill, where you’ll find seafood options. Enjoy Mexican cuisine at La Playa Azul Cocina & Cantina, which serves incredible authentic dishes right on the lakeside.

FAQs: Vacation Rentals in Indian Lake

How much do the vacation rentals in Indian Lake cost on average?

Based on last year, Indian Lake had an average price of $293 per night, a relatively high one for a destination in the USA.

During which months can you find the best price for vacation rentals in Indian Lake?

Those who want to be budget-friendly should visit Indian Lake in July, April, or October, the cheapest months of the year, with average prices of $256, $279, and $279 per night, respectively, based on the previous year.

When does the price of vacation rentals in Indian Lake go up the most?

When booking a vacation rental in Indian Lake, the highest prices are usually found in the month of March (with an average of $320 per night), followed by September ($317), and then February ($317).

Are there usually many vacation rentals available in Indian Lake?

It is better to plan ahead in Indian Lake as only 26% of the properties remain available throughout the year, following the data observed in the previous year.

What are the best months for a last-minute getaway?

The most available months are, on average, January (with an availability of 52%), December (49%), and October (47%), according to the trends observed in the prior year.

How many vacation rentals are there in Indian Lake?

Our inventory features approximately 70 properties from 2 partners, giving you plenty of choices when searching for your next dream vacation rental!

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