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Jeremy & Trish

Member since: 2012
Speaks English

Historic ~A~.Charles Weiss Home...only 3 blocks away from Lakewalk!

Bedrooms 5
Separate WC's1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

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Photos and Description of this 5 bedroom holiday home in Endion - Historic A.Charles Weiss Home

5 Bedroom, 6 Bath ~ a perfect family getaway!

Built in 1895 and beautifully restored, this grand Victorian home is the perfect family or group getaway. The home is located close to Downtown Duluth and only 3 blocks from Duluth's Lakewalk and Canal Park. The second floor hosts 5 bedrooms, each with its own bath. The main floor boasts a grand dining room, parlor, library, billiard room, music room, and an eat-in kitchen. Whether you're enjoying a classic novel in the library, watching cars roll by on the front porch, or preparing a gourmet meal in the eat-in kitchen, this home has it all. Each room brags its very own detail right down to its individual woodwork and style. This is truly a must see.

  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Jeremy & Trish (Owner)
Member since: 2012
Speaks English

About Jeremy & Trish

Jeremy & Trish Paggen

Jeremy & Trish purchased this house in 2011

Why Jeremy & Trish chose Duluth

We began making regular visits to Duluth years ago and fell in love with the city immediately. We knew right away that we would need to own our own home here and plan to eventually live here year-round. This is one of the most beautiful port cities, rich in art and culture. We feel a million miles away from home whenever we are here!

What makes this house unique

Everything about Duluth is unique. The year round tourism makes this city come alive! Just step out onto lake walk in the early morning and you will never want to leave.


Excellent! 4.6/5 -
(42 traveller reviews)
Historic ~A~.Charles Weiss Home...only 3 blocks away from Lakewalk!
average rating of 4.642857 based on 42 reviews

nice place, but owners charged us an exorbinant amount for checking out late.

  • 1 of 5

We stayed here for 3 nights, when we left we checked out late and did not take out the garbage's in the home, we also left some dishes that we washed by hand and were clean on the stove and counter to air dry. The owners did not refund $350 of our deposit because of this which was ridiculous.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 10, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Our late check-out policy is stated numerous times (listing, vacation checklist, pre-vacation information). Our cleaning staff comes to the home at 10am sharp as they need ample time to clean the home before the next guests arrive at 4pm. They are on the clock at 10am. When guests do not leave the property until after 12pm, we are still required to pay for the cleaning time. We do ask that guest please be respectful of this rule. Garbage's are to be removed upon departure (also stated in the house rules). There were additional garbage bags left on the kitchen floor in addition to the full kitchen garbage and bathroom garbage's. Dishes are asked to be washed and put away prior to your departure. The staff took photos of the garbage and dirty dishes on stove and in the sink as well as logged the cleaning time. We are sorry that you misunderstood the rules that were emailed to you and acknowledged by your party. We have never had to withhold a deposit prior to this. We did reach out to you twice between the 10am check-out time and the 12pm actual departure time by text and email reminding you of our procedure. It causse undue stress to the staff and extra work. Thank you for your review of our property. We do accommodate early and late check-out if it is fully agreed to prior to your stay. We did not enter into such agreement for this particular stay. As stated earlier, we do have to pay the cleaning staff for their time. Thanks again for staying!
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We made a GREAT choice for our family reunion spot!

  • 5 of 5

What an awesome Victorian home! Comfortable and fun. Nice to have the AC window units during the last week of July. :-) We will definitely re-book in the future. Everything you need is nearby. Thanks, guys!!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 30, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great welcoming home.

  • 5 of 5

We very much enjoyed our stay. Loved the charm of this very clean and welcoming home. Close to everything we wanted to see. Jeremy and Tish were very attentive to our needs. My only negative was hard to use the porch steps handrail to steady myself when coming and going as there were large flower pots between me and the handrail and the steps were a little steep. Would stay there again if in Duluth.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 13, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

A truly beautiful home that was well maintained. Location was perfect for our family. Since it was too warm to go skiing we were minutes from the Canal, museums and some awesome local restaurants. Also nice to have parking off street.

This home had plenty of space that ten adults never felt confined. When we all showered there was always hot water!! The rooms were cozy and the beds were all very comfortable!!

The pool table was a huge success as we had couples playoff matches. The spacious kitchen and cooking on the commercial gas stove worked great. Each family took turns making their favorite dinners every night!!

What a great place and we definitely plan to book again.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 20, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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What a lovely place!

  • 5 of 5

This house was such a fascinating house. My group and I referred to the house as a mini mansion. The house has a lot of history and you can sense the feeling right when you enter, as well as all the decor. It was very convenient that every room had their own bathroom for we had quite a bit of people staying there. Seeing that it's Duluth and you never know what the weather's going to bring, having a pool table to play with was great. The owners are responsive and always answered any questions I had promptly. It was such a great place and experience that I forsee more bookings in the future.

  • Review Submitted: Feb 9, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

The house is beautiful very well maintained and comfortable. My family loved it . It was to cold to go skiing so we stayed in and played games which was so much fun. The owners responded to questions promptly . The payment site is secure. We will be back . Thank you Jeremy and Trish for everything. Your house is awesome.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 21, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2016
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Nearest Airport
6.5 Miles
Duluth International Airport, Duluth
Nearest Barpub
0.25 Miles
Nearest Golf
2.7 Miles
Northland Country Club
Nearest Train
1.9 Miles
The Duluth Depot, Duluth
Nearest Motorway
0.25 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
0.25 Miles
Nearest Ski
11.6 Miles
Spirit Mountain, Duluth
Nearest Beach
6.1 Miles
Park Point Beach, Duluth
Car: recommended

You are invited to experience a return to Victorian Duluth at the Historic A. Charles Weiss Home. This 1895 Victorian Colonial is filled with classic decor throughout and heavily adorned with woodwork. The A. Charles Weiss is a stately Victorian inn located in Duluth, Minnesota. The Lakewalk, which leads to the charming Canal Park Area, is a short three blocks from the Inn's front porch.

Duluth is a vibrant city set on the shores of Lake Superior. Home to a busy port and wealth of industry because of its location on the lake, Duluth is also a popular vacation destination. There is beautiful scenery and loads of activities to keep everyone in the family entertained.

Lake Superior is the natural attraction of Duluth. There are many cruises that run throughout the year. You can enjoy lunch, dinner or just sundowners as you enjoy the view. The Edge is a giant Polynesian-themed water park filled with thrilling waterslides and loads of splashy entertainment that even older and adult kids will enjoy. The Timber Twister is unique rollercoaster ride that runs through the forest. Sharp hairpin bends and a 3,200-foot descent down the mountain make it a thrilling ride.

Lake Superior Zoo is set on 16 acres of rocky hills covered with tall pine trees. The Kingsbury Creek runs through the zoo, creating a wonderful natural environment in which to view the bears, lions and wide variety of animals. The Great Lakes Aquarium can be found on Duluth's waterfront. This incredible hands-on discovery center allows visitors insight into the underwater realm of the lakes. Daily shows have divers interacting and feeding fish in a giant water tank. There are more than 70 different species of fish, amphibians, mammals and birds housed at the aquarium.

Duluth has a rich cultural heritage and there are many museums, historic homes and estates that are open for public viewing. Historic railway tours make for a fun excursion for the whole family. Learn about the early pioneers, the history of the region, and enjoy the spectacular scenery. There is also an opportunity to spot birds and wildlife in the forest.

In the wintertime, the Spirit Mountain Recreation Area has 22 ski runs, a super pipe for snowboarders, and 22 miles of cross country skiing. A perfect place for both beginner and advanced skiers, the ski runs and lifts are well maintained and the resort is said to have some of the best skiing of the region.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Endion, Minnesota

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
1 Jun 2016 - 6 Sep 2016
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights
Tall Ship Festival
19 Aug 2016 - 21 Aug 2016
3 night minimum stay
7 Sep 2016 - 31 Oct 2016
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights
1 Nov 2016 - 29 May 2017
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights

Additional pricing information

Property Damage Protection £45
Refundable Cleaning Fee £228
Towel Service £19 + Tax
Tax Rate 12.0%

We do reserve the right to withhold the cleaning deposit if the property is left in unsatisfactory conditions. Additional cleaning fees may apply and are at the owners discretion. Please read in full the Vacation Stay Checklist for reference.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 0% refund for cancellations more than 0 days before check-in date.
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Endion in Minnesota

Property Type:
  • house
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 6000 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Lake View ...
  • Water View
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 5 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Jacuzzi
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 4 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 5 - Toilet , Bath (no shower)
    Bathroom 6 - Toilet , 1/2 Bath on Main Level
  • 6
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed , Adjoining jacuzzi bath
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , 1 Sofa bed/Futon , Suite facing lake side of home. Sleeps up to 4 people.
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Large Double Bed , 3/4 bath adjoing
    Bedroom 4 - 1 Large Double Bed , 3/4 bath adjoining
    Bedroom 5 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Other (See Description) - 2 additional roll-a-way beds
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Pool Table ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Jacuzzi ...
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • photography
  • 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
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • ski
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • bay fishing
  • swimming
  • whitewater rafting
Caretaker lives on-site Check-in 4:00 pm (sorry, no earlier without prior authorization) Check-out 10:00 am (sharp) This allows our cleaning staff only 6 hours to prepare for the next guests. Its a very large house...thanks in advance for your understanding. Additional fees will apply for late check-out (after 10:00am and addition $50.00 charge will be assessed automatically) $100/hour for every hour after. Early check-in and check-out requests must be preauthorized by property manager for an additional fee of up to $50.00. The maximum allowed amount of people is 12...this includes children. The house is not to be used as a party house. Absolutely no smoking. We reserve the right to charge additional fees up to $500.00 if the home is smoked in. During the winter months, the windows are to remain closed (additional fees may be assessed for open windows). Please be respectful of our beautifully restored home. We reserve the right to cancel reservations and return any deposi

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