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Large Lakehome on Secluded Howard Lake Ideal for Multi Familys

People20
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Separate WC's2
Space 4,000 sq. ft.
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 4 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Cabin, 4 Bedrooms + Loft and apartment, 5 Baths, (Sleeps 15-20)

Located just about 7 miles southwest of Walker. Vacation with your friends and family at our large lakehome, situated on a quiet bay of secluded Howard lake. Our home is large enough for multi familys with large bedrooms, 5 bathrooms and seperate apartment above the garage. Fish from the dock (or your boat) on this spring fed deep clear lake. Enjoy the sounds of the many loons that call Howard lake home. Paddle the canoe or paddle bikes to explore all this secluded lake has to offer. There is no developed public access on this lake, so it is very quiet but we do have a place that you can launch your boat. With cabins on just a portion of the lake, you are sure to get the true 'up north' feel your after. We have ample parking for all your cars, trucks and trailers, level lakelot with plenty of shade and beautiful crystal clear water, home to many species of fish and even more loons. This is a new home with approximatly 4,000 square feet and has something for everyone. Fishing is excellent, swimming is great and no matter what time of year, there is plenty to do. Winter is also a great time in this area with the great snowmobile trails, sledding hills, ice skating, skiing, snowshoeing, ice fishing and more.

You will find everything you could need in our home for a great vacation. High speed internet for the person who needs to check into work now and then, or just for the convenience of surfing the web.

The apartment above the garage has its own kitchen, large bedroom, bathroom with shower and fireplace with flatscreen tv.

The main greatroom has flatscreen tv. with Direct T.v. and dvd. The decor is definitely 'northwoods' and has many mounted animals etc.

The house, patio and garage are wired with stereo and cd player with controls in each room.

Our rates for the fall and winter are basic and will be determined by the number of guests, inquire for specifics.

New for 2014 is a totally renovated garage into a game room with Ping Pong, foosball, gaming system (central air conditioning) and more.

We are a 'family orientated' Lake home and are not interested in hosting Bachelor/Bachelorette party's or Weddings, Thank you.

Keywords: Lakehome, house,woods,private,lakefront,clean, spacious, peaceful,fishing,atv,biking,boating,wildlife, family reunion, family retreat, Akeley, Nevis, Hackensack

More Details

Owner
Jeff
Member since: 2012
Speaks English
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
28 March, 2017

About Jeff

My wife and I built this home as a dream getaway for our families. Of course with children and work, we can't be there all the time so we are renting it out on a limited bases. We are non smokers and do not allow pets on the property. We love to fish, hunt and spend time with our families. Being that this is our 'home away from home' you will find some of our grocery's in the cupboards but trust me, there is plenty of room for anything you bring. We want you to feel right at home, so use what we have if needed,all we ask is that you replace what you used. Sometimes a person forgets something or runs out of a certain thing they need, so we don't mind if you help yourself.

Jeff purchased this cabin in 2008

Why Jeff chose Minnesota

This area is so great for anything a person wants to do. We have the smaller lake living with close proximity to Leech Lake. You can be from our door to the landing on leech lake in 10 minutes.

What makes this cabin unique

Great fishing is right here. Our property is very quiet,so much piece and quiet, you will be amazed! Howard lake has no maintained public access, so it is very quiet here. Deep clear water, lots of loons, just really quiet.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cabin in Akeley in Hubbard County

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 4000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 20
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Lake View
  • Lakefront
  • Water View
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking
  • Garage ...
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Mobile Phone
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 2 Separate WC's
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet
    Bathroom 4 - Toilet
  • 5
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 20
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed , 1 Double Bed , 1 Single Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Large Double Bed , 2 Single Bed
    Bedroom 4 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , 1 Double Bed , 1 Single Bed , 1 Bunk Bed
    loft - 2 Single Bed , 2 single beds in an open loft area above great room.
    apartment - 1 Large Double Bed , 1 Double Bed , 1 Single Bed , 1 Bunk Bed , This sleeping area is in the open part of the apartment.
  • Bedrooms 1,2 and 3 are located in the main house and beds are as listed. Bedroom number 4 is located in the apartment above garage and has a King bed along with double/single bunk bed. Also in the living area of the apartment there is a queen bed and another double/single log bunk bed. The apartment has its own bathroom, small kitchen and tv/living area. The loft area of the main house has 2 single beds also for sleeping but is not as private as the separate bedrooms.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Table Football
  • Game Room ...
  • Games ...
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Boat ...
  • Terrace
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue
Suitability:
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Jacuzzi
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • live theatre
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • Boating
  • horse riding
  • Miniature golf
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • Wildlife Viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
Notes:
Stereo system for all downstairs rooms, garage and patio. In floor heat along with forced air furnace, central air. Full apartment with full kitchen and full bathroom above garage, gas fireplace air conditioning and tv also. Main level of home is all tile with the exception of the master bedroom. Every bedroom has its own bathroom. Attached 2 stall garage, lots of parking with a circle drive for easy parking with trailers. Large paver patio with pavers right down to waters edge. Screenporch on lakeside of house overlooking patio area. Level lot with level sand beach, canoe, 2 water bikes included. We built this home just 5 years ago as our dream vacation destination and want to share it with you. You will find most anything you will need, just bring your cloths and food. We have many board games, movies etc to keep the family entertained during your stay. Ask about the pontoon boat as it is available also. We are located right near the paved bike trail, snowmobile and forest roads.

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(39 traveller reviews)

Large Lakehome on Secluded Howard Lake Ideal for Multi Familys
average rating of 5.0 based on 39 reviews
5

Perfect for any group!

  • 5 of 5

Jeff was very responsive and easy to work with. The home itself can't be beat! We were there for a girls getaway and what makes this property hands down better than the rest was the number of beds! Who wants to go on vac and have to share a bed and get a crappy night sleep? Not me! There were more than enough beds and space to get away when needed. We loved the big spacious kitchen (fully stocked with all pots/pans/crock pots we needed) and dining area, the awesome views from the living room, ample parking, and no shortage of bathrooms. We were there in Nov but got a little nice weather to enjoy the screen porch and backyard. We also had a great time in the game room and loved the surround sound wired through the home. We liked it so much that we've already booked another trip!

  • Review Submitted: Jan 30, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Milwaukee
5

PERFECTION

  • 5 of 5

Our family has vacationed in northern Minnesota for over 30 years. We've stayed in all kinds of places over the years, and this cabin is our heaven. We have returned here for three or four or five years now... I don't even know... and I cannot tell you how much we enjoy everything. It's loaded with fun stuff, and couldn't be owned and operated by a friendlier family. You will love Jeff and you will love his amazing cabin!!

  • Review Submitted: Sep 20, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Grand Meadow, MN
5

Another great vacation here!

  • 5 of 5

Our family vacationed in June 2016 at this beautiful home. This is our second trip to this VRBO and have to say "thank you!" to the great host/hostess for the family friendly house, yards and lake. They just keep giving us more reasons to return! The family fished, swam, enjoyed the swim dock, boated, surf boarded, aqua biked, had camp fires, grilled, biked on the fabulous trails and overall had a wonderful vacation. Hope to see you again next year :)

  • Review Submitted: Jul 22, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great family get away

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful time last week with family and friends. Our age group went from 10-68 and everyone had fun., even on a couple of rainy days. We played games, cooked, played in the water, enjoyed the pontoon, sat by the fire at night and listened to stories and the loons. The only bad part was having to leave after 7 days😞 The homeowner takes perfect care of this beautiful , quiet property

  • Review Submitted: Jul 18, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Exceeded our Expectations

  • 5 of 5

This was the perfect house for our family vacation. We had 15 people ranging in age from 2 weeks old to grandparents and never felt crowded. We found plenty to do both outside and inside. Outside we enjoyed the water bikes, bean bags, fire pit, sandy beach, canoe, and swimming area. Inside we enjoyed the new game room, DVD player, Direct TV, and wifi. The kitchen has everything you would ever need and the laundry room was a definite plus. The up north decor in the house was beautiful as well as the view. The house had many creative details which added to the beauty of the home. The owner, Jeff, checked in with us several times and was always available if we needed.

Here is our top ten list for this home.

10. Apartment

9. Game room

8. Beach

7. Fishing

6. Sound system

5. Fire pit

4. Screened porch and patio

3. Water bikes and canoe

2. Wildlife-Eagles, loons, and turtles

1. The awesome host, Jeff

Thank you for an amazing week. We can't wait to come back.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 4, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect Northwoods Getaway

  • 5 of 5

My friends and I spent a long weekend at the cabin and were blown away at how nice it was. From the minute we arrived we were speechless. The photos online don't do the cabin justice. It was beautiful!! For it being the middle of April, we had the most spectacular weather. Everyone got their first sunburn! We spent most of our time either at the campfire or sunning ourselves on the patio. The cabin was so spacious and offered so many activities. We had 14 people and there was more than enough space. The garage space was stunning and offered everything from a poker/card table to ping pong and corn hole game. Jeff, the home owner, was very helpful along the way of booking the cabin. He was available for questions anytime we needed while staying the cabin! Overall, it was an amazing place to getaway and we didn't want to leave after the weekend. HIGHLY RECOMMENDED.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 21, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

We are located right near the paved bike trail, snowmobile trails and endless atv. trails. We are only 2 miles from the sledding hill. There is a live theatre just 4 miles away. Golf, tennis shopping and more is just 7 miles away.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cabin in Akeley, USA

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
summer 2017
3 Jun 2017 - 4 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
£3,263
for 7 nights
£3,263
 
 
My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay
£1,157
for 4 nights
From
£289
 

Additional pricing information

Tax Rate 6.88%

Our fall and winter rates are based on the first 4 adults. I will quote each individual group once I know how many kids and adults. The cleaning fee will be based on the size of rental as well. Just email me for a quote.

$500.00 security deposit to secure dates. Full rental amount due 4 weeks prior to stay.

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