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Tropical Setting at This Pristine Lake Home- Casa Del Mar

8 Reviews
Bedrooms 2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 4 nights


Minimum Stay
4 nights


Photos and Description of this 2 bedroom holiday home in Kimball - Casa Del Mar

House, 2 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 1 Bath, (Sleeps 4-7)

This cozy & comfortable updated two bedroom ranch style home with marble floors throughout the living area and bath room is the perfect place to relax and enjoy everything the area has to offer. Kick back and relax on the level lot while grilling, playing yard games, fishing off the dock or swimming in the clear, spring fed lake with sandy bottom. Later, enjoy a beverage by the fire while marveling over the fabulous sunset and song of the loons.

In the morning, enjoy a leisurely ride around the lake courtesy of the on site paddle boat or kayaks. With the public boat launch just a block away, launching your own fishing boat is convenient and easy. Don't forgot your fishing gear and license as the pan fish and bass are plentiful. For a change of pace, rent a bike and ride the biking trails, golf, or dine out at numerous restaurants- all within 10-15 min. of your lakeside paradise!

Want to rent a pontoon or boat and have it delivered right to your dock? Pontoon, boat or ice fishing houses are available upon request for an additional charge.

During the winter you will enjoy downhill skiing just a few min. away, snowmobiling, snow shoing (2 pair provided), ice fishing or cross crountry skiing right outside your back door. Ask about available skiing or fish house rental packages. The welcome mat is out for you year round! Stay 6 nights and get the 7th night free year round!!

Keywords: House, cabin, year round, country setting, boating, swimming, bungalow, cozy, main level, fishing, Kayaking, biking, lake side

More Details
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed

Member since: 2009
Speaks English
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
9 August, 2016
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About Elaine

I have been a residential realtor around the St Cloud area for the last 16 years. Prior to this I was a travel consultant and tour guide which enabled me to meet many people and travel the world. I have enjoyed using my 'Casa Del Mar' lake home for entertaining and for just kicking back for an evening of relaxation and watching sunsets after a hard day of work. I hope to meet many new friends with this new venture in my life.

Elaine purchased this house in 2002

Why Elaine chose Minnesota

I thought it was a great idea to own a lake home just 15 minutes from my city home. I can drive out here anytime, be it for just an hour or overnight. I also liked the affordable smaller size and the potential for fixing it up to create a feel of the tropics with a European flair.

What makes this house unique

The location enables me to be close to many activities and local events around the St Cloud area. Fishing for pan fish and bass on this smaller lake is good and swimming in the clean water off the sandy beach is wonderful. And of course I can't forget the amazing sunsets!

Guestbook comments from the owner

We had a great time! The fishing and swimming beach was beautiful! The actual lake home was so nicely decorated and we loved the marble tiles! We enjoyed our stay.
Aug 2010
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based on 8 holidaymaker reviews

Tropical Setting at This Pristine Lake Home- Casa Del Mar
average rating of 4.75 based on 13 reviews

Lake fun

  • 4 of 5

My husband and I spent a week at Casa del Mar in July. I loved it. Beautiful lake, comfortable cottage, and close to grocery stores and other shopping if needed. The cottage is nicely decorated and has a variety of amenities. I really enjoyed kayaking the lake and fishing from the dock. There is a sandy shoreline, but it does get muddy just past the dock. The water was incredibly clear, though.

Our only complaint was the proximity to a well traveled highway. The drone from the road was rather overwhelming at first but we got used to it. Despite that, we had a wonderfully relaxing time at the lake. I would recommend this cabin.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 10, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Cas Del Mar!

  • 5 of 5

We had a great time in Minnesota. Casa Del Mar is the perfect setting! If you are looking for a getaway and want to enjoy all the amenities this is the place for you. There's fishing, boating, swimming etc.

It was a bit too cold for most of us to be out on the water but it didn't stop by husband from fishing and licenses were avaialbe at the local Walmart. There was a total of 6 of us and we were very comfortable and the house it spotless (an added bonus).

  • Review Submitted: Oct 3, 2012
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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San Diego, CA

Fabulous property!

  • 5 of 5

My stay at Casa Del Mar was over the top! The photos are extremely accurate of the property and Elaine has thought of all the ammenities to make your stay complete. I watched the loons and listened to their songs,as well as watched bald eagles fish in the lake. I took kayak trips around the lake every morning and my family loved the paddleboat and fishing right off the dock. Elaine has prvided more than enough lawn chairs for company as well as board games if you should have a rainy day. Iti is clean, beautiful, and she provides more than what she promised in the description! I was able to make many forever memories at Casa and will definitely return. I highly recommend this property. Thank you Elaine!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 8, 2012
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Bismarck, ND

Well equipped cabin!

  • 4 of 5

We really enjoyed our stay at Casa Del Mar. Our favorite thing to do there was getting out on the paddle boat. Our daughter had a blast with the small fish by the dock. Also, it was great to have the indoor games when it was raining out! The decor was very nice. Hopefully we have the chance to come back when it isn't going to rain!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 28, 2012
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Winter Wonderland!

  • 5 of 5

My family and I spent the Christmas holiday at Casa Del Mar! One word describes our stay, FABULOUS! The home was perfect for our stay and after the kids went to bed, the view of the snow on the lake was so romantic! My husband has gone from the typical Southern sceptic to lover of all that is cold and white. Elaine was wonderful and made my family feel right at home. We had so much fun....can't wait to return to Casa Del Mar, for Christmas and it is definitely on the short list for our yearly anniversary trip! Thank you so much!

  • Review Submitted: Jan 6, 2011
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2010
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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A fantastic stay at Casa Del Mar!

  • 5 of 5

All went fantastic on our stay at Casa Del Mar. We really appreciated the attention to detail in the home. Pretty much everything we ever needed was there! We are so happy with the experience we had, we would love to book it for next year for a whole week------

  • Review Submitted: Aug 16, 2010
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2010
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
20 Miles
St Cloud
Nearest Golf
5 Miles
St Cloud
Nearest Train
15 Miles
St Cloud
Nearest Ski
5 Miles
Powder Ridge, Kimball, MN
Car: necessary

Powder Ridge Ski Lodge is 6 Miles South, Lake Wobagon Bike Trail is approx. 15 Miles as are St Benedicts College, St. Johns University and St Cloud State University, El Rancho Manana Horse Back Riding.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Kimball, Minnesota

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4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights

Additional pricing information

cleaning fee £62
Refundable Damage Deposit £247

3 night stay is allowable midweek for $575 but cannot include any holidays, Fridays or Saturdays. Rates are subject to change until payment is made. Please call owner @ 320-241-2472 with questions/quotes.

Pontoons, boats, Jet skis or winter ice houses are available to rent by calling Josh @ 320-310-9089. (not affiliated with VRBO owner)

Full payment is due within 7 days to hold reservations booked between May 1- Sep.25. Prior to high season, 50% deposit is due within 7 days of booking with full payment due on/before May 1.
Refundable damage deposits, cleaning fees & winter season snow removal fees are up and above rental rates.
Pay with cashiers check or money order. Pay Pal is also accepted for an additional 3% service fee.

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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Kimball, USA

Property Type:
  • house
  • Self-catering
Location Type:
  • Lakefront
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Queen size Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (2) Sleep Sofa (1) Rollaway bed (1)
  • Books ...
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Television
  • Video Library
  • Balcony
  • Boat ...
  • Terrace
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Barbecue
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • horse riding
  • Miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Racquetball
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • diving
  • ski
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Electric Fireplace, Karaoke Player, Paddle Boat, 2-3 kayaks, Ceiling Fans. Pontoon/boat rental/jet skis with delivery available upon request for an additional charge. Call Josh @ 320-310-9089 for prices.

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