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Minnesota Point Beach House 3 - Cottage on Lake Superior

People7
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 - 5 nights

Overview

About the property

Cottage, 4 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 7)

City of Duluth interim use permit # PL13-029.

Minnesota Beach House is located on Park Point which is surrounded by the pristine waters of Lake Superior and the St Louis River. These bodies of water are home to kayakers, canoeists, boaters, fisherman, kite surfers, wind surfers, surfers, and swimmers. If you don't participate in these activities you'll surely enjoy their antics on the water! The property has direct access to six miles of sandy beach on Lake Superior where you'll see joggers, walkers, sunbathers, and sand castle builders. Only 0.7 miles from the Minnesota Beach House is the historic Lift Bridge which connects Park Point to the City of Duluth and all it has to offer.

Duluth Area Attractions:

Lighthouses

State Parks Near Duluth and Duluth Trails

North Shore State Parks

Great Lakes Aquarium

Lake Superior Zoo

Richard I. Bong Veterans Historical Center

S.S. William A. Irvin Ore Boat Museum

Lake Superior Maritime Visitor Center

Lake Superior Railroad Museum

St. Louis County Heritage & Arts Center

Glensheen, The Historic Congdon Estate

Tweed Museum of Art

Tom’s Logging Camp

Duluth Entertainment Convention Center (DECC)

Zeitgeist Arts: Independent movie theatre, cinema and dining

Duluth Activities:

Duluth City Hiking Trails

Superior Hiking Trail in Duluth

Superior Hiking Trail along North shore

Duluth Cross Country Ski Trails

Kayak tours, lessons, rentals.

Golf Courses In Duluth

Duluth Charter Fishing

Spirit Mountain Downhill Skiing/Snowboarding

Spirit Mountain Alpine Coaster

Lutsen Mountain Downhill skiing/snowboarding two hour scenic drive up North Shore of Lake Superior

Alpine Slide at Lutsen Mountain

Mountain and Road Biking

Vertical Endeavors Indoor Rock Climbing

Center for Personal Fitness

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More Details

Owner
Owner
Member since: 2011
Premier Partner

This partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
22 June, 2018

About The Owner

Steve and I (Heather) have lived in Duluth for the past 20 and 15 years respectively. We call it home now and have a tough time seeing ourselves living elsewhere. Lake Superior has a draw and we've been mesmerized since moving here. We both love the water and spend a significant amount of our free time surfing, stand-up paddle boarding, kayaking, canoeing and fishing. Both of us have caught a muskie out of our canoe a stone's throw away from our house on Minnesota Point. We've also been able to surf every month of the year! Although I'd recommend a wet suit Fall/Winter/Spring. We love this area and always look forward to coming home when we've gone on vacation.

The Owner purchased this cottage in 2001

Why The Owner chose Park Point

Actually the vacation home is Steve's first home. He spent much of his free time repairing/refinishing. It is furnished with antiques handed down in our family that Steve refinished. We were unable to part with it when we moved to our new home less than a mile away so we turned it into a vacation rental home in 2010.

What makes this cottage unique

You'll have direct access to the largest freshwater lake in the WORLD (Lake Baikal in Russia is largest by volume, Lake Superior is largest by surface area)!

You are less than one mile away for the farthest inland port in the world.

You are less than one mile away from one of the largest lift bridges in the United States. There you can view Ocean and Great Lake ships from less than 100 feet as they enter and leave the port.

Minnesota Point is surrounded by water and the Aerial Lift Bridge is the only point of access by land. You are essentially on a island!

Steve lived in this house for several years and knows you have great neighbors!

If you want shopping, coffee, antiques they are less than 1 mile down the road over the Aerial Lift Bridge. You can also make the walk on sandy beach.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Park Point in Duluth

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 7
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beachfront ...
  • Lake View ...
Theme:
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Bathroom on second floor has clawfoot tub.
    Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • First floor bedroom: King size bed; this room has private bath with full size tiled shower, pedestal sink, and toilet. First floor bedroom also has door to walk out onto back patio. Second floor rooms: Lake bedroom has full-size bed. Room has lake view and sliding glass door that leads out onto second floor deck. Second room has queen bed and air-conditioning unit in summer months. Third bedroom upstairs has twin bed.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Table Football
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Television
  • Video Player
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Barbecue
  • 2 bicycles
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Sauna
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • Boating
  • Miniature golf
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness centre
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • sailing
  • ski
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Snowboarding
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Upstairs bathroom has Claw foot bath tub, pedestal sink and toilet. Antique furnishings, Maple hardwood floors throughout house.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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Minnesota Point Beach House 3 - Cottage on Lake Superior
average rating of 4.927273 based on 110 reviews
5

Wonderful house in great location

  • 5 of 5

A great home for our family vacation. Well maintained and clean, this home has a lot of charm. It is close to canal park and on the beach, can't beat the location! Heather is very responsive and great to work with.

  • Review Submitted: 21-Jun-2018
  • Date of Stay: June 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Seattle, WA, USA
5

Lovely way to spend Memorial Day Weekend

  • 5 of 5

We chose Minnesota Point Beach House 3 as our home base for a weekend centered around a family wedding. We instantly felt at ease upon our arrival. My 8-year old promptly proclaimed the bedroom with the twin bed, desk, and Harry Potter books as "My Room" in large letters on the room's wall-sized chalkboard. The kitchen was well-appointed. We made good use of it and the BBQ to make our meals--which we enjoyed eating on the various sunny decks and patio outside. The adults in our group also enjoyed playing games in the evening at the large dining table inside while our children happily watched the provided movies and played foosball and ping pong. We really lucked out with the weather as well. While Lake Superior has only been warm enough for me to swim in it once in the past three decades, it was once again warm enough for us to swim in over Memorial Day Weekend. We were also treated to a heat lightning storm late Sunday evening which was simply awesome to watch looking out over the lake from the upstairs bedroom. We truly enjoyed our stay at this special place.

  • Review Submitted: 03-Jun-2018
  • Date of Stay: May 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Colorado, USA
5

Great!

  • 5 of 5

My family and I enjoyed our stay here. The house was extremely clean and the owners were very helpful and responsive. Awesome location.

  • Review Submitted: 31-May-2018
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect!❤️

  • 5 of 5

Absolutely loved this house! It was so welcoming and comfortable! The best time with family where we could just relax ,really visit, roll dice, eat together in the large dining room, walk the beach, shop. Better than a hotel! We had the best time! We were sad to leave here.

  • Review Submitted: 22-May-2018
  • Date of Stay: May 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful, comfortable and restful

  • 5 of 5

The cottage exceeded our expectations. The location was amazing for long walks along the beach, with easy access to town. The house itself was clean, quiet and cosy in every way. Highly recommended!

  • Review Submitted: 21-May-2018
  • Date of Stay: May 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Fabulous & comfortable home to create lasting memories!

  • 5 of 5

We spent 2 nights and 3 days at this amazing and comfortable home. The home had all the comforts and amenities of my home, including inviting furniture and updated kitchen appliances and washer and dryer. The kitchen was fully loaded with dishes, flatware, pots and pans, seasonings for food, Aluminum foil, cling wrap, napkins, paper towels, cleaning supplies, etc. There was an extra large grill with all the grill tools on the large deck off of the kitchen and there was a back-up propane tank which was available if needed, and sure enough, we needed it. We loved the easy access to the beach and enjoyed collecting special rocks to remind us of our trip and we loved being able to take early morning walks on the beach. Loved the location of the home which was near the lift bridge and Canal Street. The beach house or cottage is located in a nice and quiet neighborhood. There were 4 nice bedrooms in the house that could easily sleep 7 people. We only had 4 people and used 3 bedrooms. The 4th bedroom is a child’s room that is very cute with a large chalkboard on the wall, an old desk that’s in excellent condition to play school and a book shelf with books and games. The basement had a foosball and ping pong table and a walk-in sauna. We wanted to use the sauna but ran out of time to do so. The house is very charming and I would return to stay without hesitation.

  • Review Submitted: 09-May-2018
  • Date of Stay: May 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Water sports abound just out you door on the sandy shore of Lake Superior. Kite surfing, wind surfing, surfing, stand-up paddle boarding, kayaking, canoeing all can be seen/enjoyed.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cottage in Park Point, Minnesota

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
 
Summer 2018
1 Jun 2018 - 15 Sep 2018
5 night minimum stay
£1,150
for 5 nights
From
£210
From
£252
Fri,Sat
£1,444
 
 
Summer 2019
15 Jun 2019 - 15 Sep 2019
5 night minimum stay
£1,150
for 5 nights
From
£210
From
£252
Fri,Sat
£1,444
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
£351
for 2 nights
From
£147
From
£210
Fri,Sat
£1,108
 

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £188.72
Cleaning Fee £56.62

State and city sales tax + city tourism tax + county tax = 11.375%

Monthly rate for off-peak is $2000.00.
Monthly rate for June, July, August, and September is $4000.00.
Please contact me for detailed quote.

Please note: we do NOT rent for one night at any time during the year.
According to Duluth's vacation rental ordinance, minimum stay requirements are based on the season and maximum number of people allowed in a rental unit is determined by the number of bedrooms each rental property has available.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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