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2 level, 2 bedroom/2 bath filled with windows framing amazing water views!

People6
Bedrooms Studio
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview


Details
Property
house
People
6
Bedrooms
Studio
Bathrooms
2
Minimum Stay
2 nights

Description

Photos and Description of this holiday home in Lake City - Lofty Lakeside 'Light-House'

39 steps to Lake Pepin from this charming home with the best location and views!

Attention water lovers! This property showcases the beauty of Lake Pepin from every room. The abundance of windows frame breathtaking views. Wood floors warm the newly renovated interior. The deck off the upper bedroom makes you feel as if your in a tree house looking at miles of water and bluffs. Wake each morning in both light-filled bedrooms with stunning vistas, each has its own beautiful bath. Cook in the new state-of-the-art cherry kitchen with stainless steel appliances while focusing on panoramic lake and park beauty. You won't mind doing dishes here! Enjoy dining from the built-in window seat with a back-drop of windows showcasing the best sights in Lake City. Waste away the afternoon in the screened-in porch or on the front porch swing watching the parade of majestic boats go by. You never need to get in your car after you arrive. It is just a few blocks to downtown Lake City and all it has to offer. The Lake City Marina is just two short blocks away. There is a tennis court there as well. Stroll the shores of Pepin or enjoy the sand beach at the park across the street.

Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Owner
Holly Henderson
Member since: 2007
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
4 December, 2016
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About Holly Henderson

My husband and I are residents of Rochester, MN so we have been fortunate enough to enjoy weekends on the water in Lake City for years. It is a short 40 minute drive to all the beauty and energy the river has to offer! My husband is an architect and I am a real estate broker with a degree in interior design. We have been involved in the renovation of real estate for years.

Holly Henderson purchased this house in 2014

Why Holly Henderson chose Wisconsin

We have loved spending weekends with our family and friends in Lake City for years and fell in love with this property and it's fabulous location! After beginning renovation to the home in January, we are finally ready to share it with guests. It is our hope you will enjoy it as much as we do!

Hal and Holly Henderson

What makes this house unique

A charming property with Location-Location-Location!

Reviews

Excellent! 4.5/5 -
(13 traveller reviews)

2 level, 2 bedroom/2 bath filled with windows framing amazing water views!
average rating of 4.4615383 based on 13 reviews
5

Perfect lakeside cottage

  • 5 of 5

We rented this house for our wedding weekend and it was absolutely perfect! Holly was super accommodating and the location was great. We will definitely rent again!

  • Review Submitted: Oct 2, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Saint Paul, Minnesota
5

My Very Favorite Place!

  • 5 of 5

This was my 10th stay at this unique property, and won't be my last! I've never stayed anywhere that gives me such joy, peace, and comfort. I could look "up lake" 22 miles forever, either from the top deck (where we watched vultures and eagles soar) or the lower, screened porch. The modernized kitchen is totally great (we cooked most meals) & the optional wine for sale is a nice touch! We spent hours on the porch swing, just chilling and watching the people, boats, and birds pass by. The jacuzzi is wonderful, but fill it with hot water first (it runs out) then add cold. The slipper tub on the upper floor fills completely with nice, hot water. LOVE the color schemes and hand made art, pillows, quilts, etc. Such nice touches! Holly rocks, she couldn't be a better owner to work with. Stay here for a lovely getaway by yourself, with your honey, or a whole family.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 26, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Robin! Thank you so much for your kind words! It means so much to me! Holly
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Anoka, MN
5

Super cute with great views

  • 5 of 5

Upon entering the house, within 5 min. all 4 adults wanted to extend the stay. Holly has clearly put a lot of effort into interior design and decorating. It feels like a beach house. Loved the gabled roof upstairs and the upstairs deck. It was enough room for 4 adults. Would also work great for a family with children as their is an upstairs bedroom. The kitchen is well stocked. Loved the wrap around window seat in the kitchen and the swing on the front porch. Beds were super comfy. View can't be beat. Can walk to town, beach right across the street, walk to Dairy Queen. What more could you ask for? We'll definitely be back.

Holly does not seem to respond to any emails, but she was great responding to our phone calls, so just give her a ring. She picked up immediately or called us back very soon.

Tips: The wifi code is written on a cardboard box that her router came in and you'll find it in a kitchen drawer next to the stove. There were no garbage bags, so we used some plastic grocery bags we had with and paper towels ran out with no spares to be found. There were also no directions regarding what to do to check out except close the windows and lock the doors.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 22, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Kansas City, MO
5

Relaxation Central!

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at this wonderful house for a week. It is in the best location. We walked everywhere and spent hours and hours sitting on the porches and by the fire pit at night. We took a day to drive around Lake Pipen. We stopped at Nelson Creamery for lunch and in Stokholm for pie and a little shopping. It was absolutely wonderful!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 17, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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3

Great view!

  • 3 of 5

The location and view from this property is wonderful with the house right on Lake Pepin. It's perfect for 4 people, but needs a little attention. The interior was fine, but the screened in porch hadn't been cleaned this season and was dirty. If you plan to cook, be aware that the kitchen supplies are minimal. The kitchen has nice appliances, but didn't have any dinner plates. It does now as we bought 6 plates and left them. The beds were really comfortable. All in all, this could be a perfect place if these issues were corrected.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 22, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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1

Very Dissapointing!

  • 1 of 5

I was dismayed that the code to access the property was not provided until the day after our scheduled check-in date. A month and a 1/2, multiple phone calls and e-mails later, I still have yet to receive the refund I was promised. I would not recommend this property.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 23, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
45 Miles
Rochester
Nearest Golf
1.5 Miles
Three great courses are in or close to Lake City
Nearest Train
15 Miles
Red Wing, MN
Nearest Ski
15 Miles
Coffee Mill Ski resort outside of Wabasha
Car: not necessary

There are so many festivals and events for guests to enjoy on the river! Lake City is home to Water Ski Days being water skiing was invented here. The hundred mile garage sale in May attracts a large following. Numerous carnivals, fishing contests and markets are enjoyed during the summer months.

Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Lake City, Minnesota

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
Winter
15 Nov 2016 - 31 Mar 2017
2 night minimum stay
£322
for 2 nights
From
£161
£842
£1,659
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
£322
for 2 nights
From
£161
£842
£1,659
 

Additional pricing information

Pet Fee £80
Tax Rate 7.0%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Lake City, USA

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1245 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • city centre ...
  • Lake View ...
  • Lakefront ...
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Jacuzzi
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , beautiful water views from the tub in this cheerful bath
Bedrooms:
  • Studio, Sleeps 6
  • Two beautiful bedrooms, one on each floor. Both bedrooms have wonderful water views!
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Bicycles
  • Terrace
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Tennis
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • festivals
  • library
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • Miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • rafting
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • ski
  • Snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing

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