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Unique Lakefront Property Located Among Towering Pines.

Bedrooms 5
Separate WC's1
Space 3,600 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights


About the property

5 Bedroom, 2.5 Bathroom Sleeps 14 With Abundant Space For Entertaining

This beautiful property on Island Lake is unique in its setting among towering pines. The home is located on a private bay with great access for swimming and boating and is only 15 minutes from downtown Duluth. The interior is spacious with plenty of room for family and friends. The master suite includes a King bed with a separate shower & whirlpool tub in the attached bath. The other 3 bedrooms have Queen beds with a day bed and trundle in the main floor bedroom. The lower level recreation room offers a queen bed and futon for additional sleeping space as well as a treadmill and entertainment center for fun. The large game room includes a pool table, bar, card table and entertainment center. There is also a living room with an additional space to relax or enjoy a movie.

The vaulted ceilings, abundant windows and open floor plan provide great views from every room and connect beautifully with the unique natural setting. The large deck overlooking the lake includes a gas grill and a three season porch.

Amenities include Directv with NFL Sunday Ticket, WiFi, Roku

This is an excellent setting for family reunions, weddings and other special events

Winter: This property is located within walking distance to the Boulder Lake Management Area with an abundance of groomed ski trails and a snowshoe trails. For snowmobiles, Island lake is connected to the North Shore state trail by a well managed reservoir trail system.

Summer: The patio and deck area offer ample space to enjoy your time in the north woods. We also have a fire pit in the yard for the evening campfire and a dock and swim raft to enjoy the lake.

More Details

Richard Eikill
Member since: 2014
Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
21 January, 2018

What makes this house unique

This is an amazing property that you will fall in love with instantly. It appeals to people with a wide variety of interests; boating, fishing, skiing, hiking, biking, snowmobiling, sight seeing, relaxing, enjoying nature or spending time with all the Duluth, North Shore and Iron Range areas have to offer year round.


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Duluth in St. Louis County

Property Type:
  • house
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 3600 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 15:00 / Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 14
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Lakefront
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Master Bath - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure , Jacuzzi , Master Bath
    Main Floor Bath - Toilet , Main Floor Bathroom
    Upper Level Bath - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Upper Level Bathroom
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14
  • Master Bedroom - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , Master Suite includes full bath with jetted tub
    Main Floor Bedroom - 1 Large Double Bed , 1 Single Bed , 1 Murphy Bed
    Upper Level Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Upper Level Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Lower Level Rec Room / Bedroom - 1 Large Double Bed , 1 Sofa bed/Futon , 1 Murphy Bed , Lower level comfortably sleeps 4 - 5
  • Books
  • DVD Player ...
  • Game Room
  • Games
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Ski & Snowboard
  • Water Sports Gear
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • Parasailing
  • rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • sailing
  • ski
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
  • wind-surfing
This is a fantastic property for Family Reunions, Weddings and other Special events


Excellent! 4.7/5 -
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Unique Lakefront Property Located Among Towering Pines.
average rating of 4.733333 based on 15 reviews
Hayfield, MN 55940 USA

Beautiful and spacious. The pictures don't do it justice.

  • 4 of 5

What a beautiful home and location! There was plenty of room for all of us - 8 adults, 6 grandkids ages 5-11 and two "little" ones. The bedrooms were large (plenty of room for pack n plays for little ones) and the beds were comfy. The huge family room with pool table, poker table, TV, etc. was on one end while the living room, sitting area on the other was far enough away from the others to allow quiet/reading space. We thoroughly enjoyed our time. The one concern we had was a very large TV downstairs on a high table. With so many

kids around we decided it was safer to place it on the floor during our stay. Wish one of the fireplaces had been gas. Wasn't comfortable lighting a fire in someone else's home. Couldn't find a trash can for the kitchen area, but really any negative comments feel kind of petty. This is the 4th VRBO family vacation we've done and it is by far the nicest one so far. Would love to come back in the summer!

  • Review Submitted: 29-Nov-2017
  • Date of Stay: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Perfect for our group!!!

  • 5 of 5

We recently stayed at this property over MEA break (mid October). We had three families in our group that wanted to get away and explore what Duluth had to offer. The location was perfect for us...nestled in tall pine for seclusion, lake front and an easy drive to local destinations. The house was perfect as well....the game room was ideal....sleeping accommodations were great.....screen porch was nice....kitchen/grill amenities were sufficient....absolutely no complaints! Can't say enough about our stay. Would definitely stay again or recommend to anyone traveling to the area!

  • Review Submitted: 23-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Fun new adventure

  • 5 of 5

We were 4 couples who came for the Hot Air Balloon Festival & sight seeing. Three of the couples had never rented a house before. We all loved it. The quiet wooded area was perfect. We sat in the screened in porch. We played pool & darts & cards & laghed & told stories & had the best time. The house affords us the opportunity to all be together. It had everything we needed as far as kitchen supplies. The only thing I would suggest is a kitchen garbage can & more wash cloths. We all would come back again. Thank you for allow us the pleasure & use of your home.

  • Review Submitted: 29-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great Lake Home

  • 5 of 5

We were looking for a house on a lake for nine people. This house was absolutely perfect. Everyone had a private sleeping space. The game room complete with pool table, dart board,a and poker table was ideal. The bonfire pit and huge deck with screened in porch were fantastic. If you are looking for a quality place to stay with great amenities, this is the place.

The owners were very easy to work with and supportive. We would absolutely stay again.

  • Review Submitted: 05-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great family get-away

  • 5 of 5

This cabin was in a great location with easy access to Duluth, there were activities for people of all ages to enjoy. Our group was 10 people, ages ranging from 93 to 1.5 and everyone left not wanting to go home quite yet! The lake was great for swimming and relaxing, the cabin had plenty of space for us all. I would definitely recommend this well maintained cabin to anyone!

  • Review Submitted: 15-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Saint Paul, Minnesota

Beautiful home. Everything was nice and clean.

  • 4 of 5

My family and I enjoyed our stay. It was a nice peaceful property. Loved the spacious divided family rooms. You can either hang out at the nice living area or the in the game room. It had a pool table, poker table, and play station 2. It even had a bar area, but we didn't use it. We also enjoyed the lakefront view surrounded by the gigantic tall pines.

I did wish there were better quality utensils to cook with and for serving. The ones that were available were plastic so during cooking, they got so flexible and was bending too much I kinda got frustrated. This was our first time renting a rental property, so for people like me, I would have appreciated if the property owner reached out to renters ahead of time and informed them of some things that are not provided and should bring. For example trash bags and toilet paper.

Other then this, we enjoyed our stay.

  • Review Submitted: 13-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: That is a great suggestion, I added recommendations for personal items to think about for your stay to the listing and pre arrival communications. Thank you for the feedback, I'm glad your family enjoyed the property.
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Nearest Airport
15 Miles
Duluth International Airport
Car: recommended

Located 15 minutes from downtown Duluth which provides an abundance of activity year round.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Duluth, USA

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
Super Bowl
1 Feb 2018 - 5 Feb 2018
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
26 May 2018 - 8 Sep 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights

Additional pricing information

Cleaning £216.57 + Tax
Refundable Damage Deposit £360.95
Tax Rate 6.88%

50% is due 60 days prior to check in, the full amount is due 30 days prior to check in

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 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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