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Aunt Kay's Cabin - Private Peninsula on Horseshoe Chain of Lakes!

People10
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms2
Space 2,200 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

5 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, sleeps 2-10, 2 night low season min.

---> ! 50' SAND BEACH ! <---

PONTOON RENTAL: 11 person capacity, available by the Day or Week + Gas & Oil.

-And we're on the Best Fishing Bay on the Chain!-

50' SAND BEACH. Located on a 6 ACRE PRIVATE PENINSULA, only Aunt Kay's Cabin + Owner's Home on this property. 90 minutes from Minneapolis / St. Paul Airport.

Stearns County Licensed and Inspected Vacation Rental Property. Cabin includes 5 bedrooms total; 3 private bedrooms, 2 semi-private bedrooms, 2 baths - 8 separate beds (-NO- futons or sleeper sofas) - nice for families, couples, or all guy or all gal trips. All rooms are generously sized, and cabin is approximately 2,000 square feet.

Approx. 2400 feet of lake shore on this private peninsula. 70+ miles of lake shore to explore on the Chain. Located on a deep water bay of Cedar Island Lake in the heart of the lake chain. Play on the private beach, spend the day exploring the Horseshoe Chain's 14 interconnected lakes by boat. More info on our website!

Note: No more than 10 people are allowed on the property at any one time due to county ordinance and licensure. Children of any age are considered one guest.

Location : 90 minutes from Minneapolis/St. Paul Airport, 20 minutes from St. Cloud, 5 minutes from Richmond or Cold Spring. 4 lane highway from I-94 to within 2.5 miles of cabin, then 2 lane highway. Minutes from shopping, day spa, and restaurants.

We are on a deep water bay on Cedar Island Lake in the Horseshoe Chain of Lakes near Richmond, MN

The cabin is on a private 6 acre peninsula. Our (owner's) house and the cabin are the only two homes on this property.

Specials: For more photos and property information, as well as specials, please visit our website. AuntKaysCabin dot com.

Pontoon Rental Notes: The boat is available for use 30 minutes after sunrise and is due back at 8:30 pm or dusk, whichever is earlier. There is a 40hp motor on the pontoon. NO towing is allowed per insurance restrictions. Price does not include tax or gas.

More Details

Owner
Linda
Member since: 2007
Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
22 November, 2017

About Linda

After many hectic years in the Twin Cities, moved 'Up North' to enjoy a more laidback lifestyle. Nothing seems quite as urgent when you are on the water.

Linda purchased this house in 1995

Why Linda chose Richmond

We built two homes on this peninsula in the mid-1990s. My husband and I live in one of the homes. Friends and family stay in the cabin when they visit (it's actually a year-round home - we just call it 'the cabin'). We hadn't made use of the cabin as much as we once did, so in 2007 we decided to open up our cabin as a vacation home rental.

What makes this house unique

I love summer nights that are just the right temperature to leave the windows open, and then listen to the loons call to each other in the morning. There is no better way to wake up.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Richmond in Stearns County

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 2200 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00 / Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • beach ...
  • lake ...
  • Lakefront ...
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Alarm Clock
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Mini Refrigerator
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Upstairs
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Downstairs
  • Towels are provided.
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • STARS BEDROOM - 1 Double Bed , 1 Single Bed , LOWER LEVEL
    SUNROOM - 1 Large Double Bed , MAIN LEVEL
    MASTER - 1 Large Double Bed , MAIN LEVEL
    GONE FISHING - 1 Large Double Bed , LOWER LEVEL
    DREAMCATCHER - 1 Double Bed , 2 Single Bed , LOWER LEVEL
  • Bed linens are provided. All bedrooms are spacious. Cabin is approximately 2,200 square feet. Upstairs bedrooms and downstairs Gone Fishing Room are private bedrooms. Dreamcatcher and Stars bedrooms are connected via a double-wide, open doorway. Upstairs has kitchen, dining room, living room, bathroom, and two bedrooms. Downstairs has three bedrooms and one bathroom. There is the main entrance to the home, and then the Sunroom and Gone Fishing room have inside doors and outside entrances. The Sunroom's outside door leads to the patio. The Gone Fishing's outside door leads toward the lake.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Player
  • Video Games ...
Outside:
  • Barbecue
  • Deck Chairs
  • Boat ...
  • Boat Dock
  • Terrace
  • Fish Cleaning Table
  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • Motorboat
  • Barbecue
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Walkway to Water
  • Wood Decking
  • 10 deck chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • laundrette - not serviced
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • Boating
  • horse riding
  • Miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • ski
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • water skiing
Notes:
Open floor plan - living room and dining room are connected; plenty of seating for 10. There is a mini-fridge in the boathouse for sodas/bait, and boathouse storage for water toys/gear. Free pontoon paddle boat for guests' use. Dock space is included for your boat(s) - we can accommodate two at the dock and are only 1/4 mile from the public landing, or, 21' PONTOON available to rent. Please bring your own beach towels and children's life jackets. Adult-size jackets are included with pontoon rental. We have a freezer available for serious fisher folks.

Reviews

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Great family vacation

  • 5 of 5

Had a blast out on the boat and playing in the water. 1 toddler, 2 babies, + 6 adults. Hard to say which of us had the most fun! Thanks for a great time!

  • Review Submitted: 08-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great family vacation

  • 5 of 5

Had a blast on the boat and playing in the water. 1 toddler, 2 babies, + 6 adults. Hard to say which of us had the most fun! Thanks for a great time!

  • Review Submitted: 07-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
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Great time with the family!

  • 5 of 5

So nice to fish, play in the water, pontoon, paddle boat, play yard games with a beautiful view, and sit around the huge campfires. It was so great to fit all of us in one comfy lake home. What a great time! The only drawback was that time went too quickly!

  • Review Submitted: 07-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
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Great Fishing

  • 5 of 5

We had fun. I caught a huge fish, a whopping 13 pounds right off the dock. Highlight of the trip.

Our time here was fun - the house was very roomy and accommodated our 2 families nicely. Centrally located to all activities, it was easy to find our way around.

  • Review Submitted: 01-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
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Best Vacation We've Had!

  • 5 of 5

We spent a wonderful week of the 4th of July. We've stayed at many VRBOs and this is by far the best! We had 4 adults and 4 children and never felt crowded. The cabin is stocked with everything you need and the setup is great!

We LOVED the beach and the outdoor space. The kids swam from after breakfast until dinner. We enjoyed the patio and fire pit every night.

The owners are fabulous! Very helpful when we needed anything!

THANK YOU! We had a blast and plan to come back every year.

  • Review Submitted: 01-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
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Great time, great fishing!

  • 5 of 5

A nice, relaxing week at the lake. Lots of fish in the water, lots of fun in the cabin. Can't think of anything that was missing. What a well-stocked kitchen! Plenty of room for our crew of 10, with 8 beds to choose from, twin to queen. My elderly parents especially appreciated the walk-in shower upstairs. Love the big boat house to store things, and paddleboat rides with a cup of coffee first thing in the morning. Loved our vacation!

  • Review Submitted: 19-Jun-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
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Location

Nearest Airport
20 Miles
90 minutes from Minneapolis.
Nearest Barpub
3 Miles
Richmond & Cold Spring
Nearest Golf
3 Miles
Rich Spring
Nearest Motorway
2 Miles
Highway 23
Nearest Restaurant
3 Miles
Rich Spring
Nearest Ski
10 Miles
Powder Ridge
Nearest Beach
Private Beach just steps from your door.
Car: recommended

Cedar Island Lake on the Horseshoe Chain of Lakes, 20 minutes from St. Cloud, 90 minutes from Minneapolis.

Other Activities: Ice fishing, snowmobiling, X-country skiing, ice skating

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Richmond, USA

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
Fishing Operner 2018
11 May 2018 - 8 Jun 2018
3 night minimum stay
£718
for 3 nights
From
£161
From
£242
Fri,Sat,Sun
£1,571
 
 
Summer at the Lake 2018
9 Jun 2018 - 17 Aug 2018
7 night minimum stay
£2,017
for 7 nights
£2,017
 
 
Last Chance at Summer 2018
18 Aug 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
7 night minimum stay
£1,855
for 7 nights
£1,855
 
 
Fall Fun 2018
1 Sep 2018 - 12 Oct 2018
3 night minimum stay
£718
for 3 nights
From
£161
From
£242
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
£1,684
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
£524
for 2 nights
From
£145
From
£234
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
£1,530
£2,665
 

Additional pricing information

Property Damage Protection £44.54
Cleaning Fee £113.23 + Tax
Credit Convenience Fee £63.41 + Tax
Tax Rate 7.38%

Some fees can be eliminated if you pay directly by check. A credit card on file with final payment is required if a DAMAGE PROTECTION insurance policy is not purchased.
Please contact us for further details.
Interim cleaning & linen service is available to monthly or long-term renters for $150 per cleaning. Contact us for boat rental details.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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