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Bad Medicine Lakeside Retreat. Close to Detroit Lakes and Park Rapids

People12
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Property type lodge
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview


Details
Property
lodge
People
12
Bedrooms
3
Bathrooms
3
Minimum Stay
7 nights

Description

Photos and Description of this 3 bedroom holiday lodge in Ponsford - Bad Medicine Lake Retreat

Lodge, 3 Bedrooms + Loft + Den, 2.5+ Baths, (Sleeps 7-12)

Book your own Private Lodge! We have openings for 2017 summer season. Text or Call is best way to book your week- reserve early!

This Bad Medicine Lake Home is the perfect place for a very comfortable and private retreat. Do you vacation with other families? This home accommodates 2-3 families comfortably!

The home's warm and welcoming atmosphere is perfect for any type of get together. Family Vacations, Reunions, a Ladies Getaway? The kitchen with it's open floor plan is perfect for entertaining a large group.

Wake up to Breath taking Panoramic Views, just steps away from the Water’s Edge.

The Great Room, Dining and Kitchen areas offer an open floor plan, perfect for mingling. The Bonus room is cozy, where kids can retreat to read a book, board games or movies. If you need to get connected, office area provides DSL service for quick work updates.

Voted 'Best Swimming Lake' in 2008, the Bad Medicine Lake area is also abundant with outdoor recreation; ATV, Hiking, Biking, Boating, Water skiing and Great Trout Fishing are just a few of the endless choices. Walk across the Mouth of the mighty Mississippi River, only 10 minutes away from Itasca State Park.

Boat lift and paddle boat available with rental.

30 minutes north east of Park Rapids, which offers Golf & Putt Putt, Antique shopping, and Rodeos. Take advantage of the Heartland trail, a paved path that is perfect for walking, rollerblading and biking. There are many visitors spots along the trail plenty of restaurant options. Bike rentals available in Park Rapids where the trail starts. Make sure you stop in Dorset. Plenty to see and do along this trail.

Our home is located 30 miles northeast of Detroit Lakes, just enough distance for a private peaceful getaway. Detroit Lakes offers many restaurants, mini golf, movie theater, four golf courses and music festivals like 10,000 Lakes Festival and WE FEST.

We look forward to Hosting your Summer Vacation!

Keywords: Detroit Lakes, Park Rapids, Lakeside Lodge, Bad Medicine lake, Itasca state park.

More Details
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed

Owner
Louella Fraser
Member since: 2008
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
60%
Calendar last updated:
30 July, 2009
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About Louella Fraser

We have enjoyed Bad Medicine Lake since 1993 and built this home in 2009. We have hosted many friends and family over the years, that have hosted their special family and friends gathering in this home. It is a place we built from our own family's experiences from staying in other vacation rental homes, with deep appreciation of comfort and flow that adds to a memorable vacation!

Louella Fraser purchased this lodge in 2009

Why Louella Fraser chose Minnesota

Bad Medicine Lake is one of the top premier lakes in the Detroit Lakes and Park Rapids area. Known for some of the cleanest water and Trout and Walleye Fishing. If you prefer to swim in clean crisp water... here it is!

What makes this lodge unique

LARGE boulders frame the experience from inside to feel the comfort of upscale living outdoors close to the water's edge with windows offering panoramic views! We built the home with thoughtful consideration to the importance of comfort, space and warmth to enjoy and create memories together and sometimes.. on your own!

Reviews

Bad Medicine Lakeside Retreat. Close to Detroit Lakes and Park Rapids
average rating of 5.0 based on 2 reviews
West of South Dakota
5

Beyond my greatest expectations!!

  • 5 of 5

I was privileged to spend Independence Day weekend at the Lodge with family. The location is immaculate, so well maintained and beautiful. The activity on the lake was fun. The lake never seemed crowded or intrusive. The lodge itself is spacious and comfortable, a kitchen to die for, lounge areas upstairs and down makes room for any activity, quiet or lively. A campfire for evening chats and marshmallows included old and young. The owners are most welcoming and wonderful hosts.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 27, 2010
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2010
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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New Hope, Minnesota
5

Lake House Memories: The...

  • 5 of 5

Lake House Memories:

The place is absolutely fantastic!!! great view of the lake..a perfect place to spend a relaxing weekend.

  • Review Submitted: Dec 4, 2009
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2009
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Barpub
20 Miles
lobos
Nearest Restaurant
35 Miles
www.newhorizonresort.com

We built this home with families in mind who share summer vacations together as their tradition, the lodge offers a private lodge setting.

Bad Medicine Lake is known for it's water clarity and cleanliness. Known for Trout fishing and One of the Top Best Swimming Lakes in MN.

Our shoreline is wrapped by boulders and panoramic views of the lake, it's like your on the waters edge sitting in the great room.

There are rock steps leading to the water's edge and dock. Small beach area for the kids and plenty of decking space for seating.

Some of the area attractions located within 25-45 minutes is Laport which offers a vineyard and Lake George offering many unique one of a kind shops both great destinations for a lazy summer afternoon of rest and relaxation. The Shooting Star Casino is located 45 minutes in Mahnomen. The Shooting Star hosts a wide variety of shows. Restaurants within 20 minutes are Lobo's, Elbow Lake Store, Douglas Lodge, Ice Cracking Lodge. Devotional sites: St. Mary's Grotto at Two Inlets, Lutheran and other congregations in Park Rapids and Detroit Lakes.

Come relax and enjoy and take it all on Beautiful Bad Medicine Lake!

Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday lodge in Ponsford, Minnesota

Rental Basis:
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7 night minimum stay
£2,365
for 7 nights
£2,365
 

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £394

1/2 Due immediately and 1/2 due 14 days before check in date OR 1/3 due immediately to secure reservation. 1/3 due 30 days after first payment and/or balance due 14 days before check in date.

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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday lodge in Ponsford, USA

Property Type:
  • lodge
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Location Type:
  • Lakefront ...
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Garage
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Master Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure , Spa tile private master bath
    Bathroom 2 upper level Bath - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure , Jacuzzi , Large Bathroom to accomodate!
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Service Bath Main Level
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , Main Level Master Bedroom with private Bath
    Bedroom Sail (3) - 1 Large Double Bed , Large Bedroom with Built in Drawers faces lake side.
    Bedroom Sunshine (2) - 1 Large Double Bed , Large Bedroom with built in drawers. Beautiful view of swamp
    Loft + Den - 3 Single Bed , 1 Sofa bed/Futon , Kids room with plenty of bonuses!
  • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (2), Double Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (3), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Sleeper sofa.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Terrace
  • Barbecue
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Pool / Spa:
  • Jacuzzi
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • live theatre
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • Boating
  • Miniature golf
  • sight seeing
  • Wildlife Viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • Snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • water skiing

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