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Beautiful Log House On Bluff Overlooking Caribou Lake

People10
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms4
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Sleeps 10. 3 Bedrooms. 4 Baths.

Solbakken's Guest House is a gorgeous log home located a short drive up the Caribou Trail near Lutsen on a bluff overlooking Caribou Lake. Filled with details reflecting a real craftsman's touch, this home is light and airy with lots of windows.

With 3 bedrooms (2 queens and 1 king size bed), 4 bathrooms, a loft with sofa sleeper and lower level walk out with Queen Murphy bed, this home can accommodate 10 people. The master bathroom even has a jet air tub, shower and double sinks!

The view from the great room, dining room, deck and walk-out lower level with patio is awesome year round. An easy to work in kitchen and large dining room make this home perfect for a family get-together!

Charcoal grill and fire ring are available for use outdoors, or enjoy one of the indoor stone fireplaces for chilly winter evenings.

Nearby outdoor activities include Lutsen Mountain's alpine ski area, alpine slide and gondola, Superior National golf course, Superior Hiking Trail, snowmobile trail, and Caribou Lake boat access for our canoe, kayak, and pontoon rentals.

More Details

Property Manager
Dave Howe
Member since: 2014
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
50%
Calendar last updated:
17 November, 2017

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Lutsen in West Cook

Property Type:
  • house
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00 / Check-out: Noon
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Lake View ...
  • rural ...
Bathrooms:
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 4 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • Kayaking
  • ski
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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Beautiful Log House On Bluff Overlooking Caribou Lake
average rating of 4.9333334 based on 15 reviews
5

Place was everything and more we expected. Pictures didn't really show how the house and view is.

  • 5 of 5

Property was very nice. There are a few maintenance things that should be done. None of them prevented us from having a great experience.

Master bedroom had drawer hardware missing. Tv remotes weren't synced so had to use two instead of one. Remotes in basement were also either not synced or one had bad batteries. Ice maker in refrigerator didn't work very well. Ceiling fans need to be cleaned. Firewood outside was a little wet. All of this being addressed would give an even better impression to guests. I did tell desk person about some of these and she indicated they are aware of some and were working on them.

  • Review Submitted: 31-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful, well-kept house with pristine lake overlook.

  • 5 of 5

Six of us recently stayed at Solbakken House for four nights. During that time, we heard loons call and saw almost nobody. The house is a short drive to Grand Marais, and has everything you need to be comfortable. In many cases, pictures on travel web sites look better than the actual homes, but not in this case. You will love the stunning overlook on several levels.

  • Review Submitted: 27-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Onalaska, Wi
5

We Loved It!

  • 5 of 5

Our family spent a long weekend at this house and we simply loved it. Walking in from the front door and seeing the view of Caribou Lake was delightful and the pictures do not do it justice. Our group was made up of 8 and everyone had their own space and own bathroom. We grilled and sat on the deck each nite and watched falling stars after full days of hiking and biking. We plan to return!

  • Review Submitted: 15-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Comfortably, clean and beautiful!

  • 5 of 5

The property was georgeous! A beautiful setting. We had a wonderful family vacation! Group of 9 fit comfortably as did our 6 cars. I would suggest some written instructions on the Jacuzzi tub that may eliminate phone calls for maintenance. Only complaint was just one chair at the fire pit. Luckily one son arrived a day later and brought our lawn chairs. Another son had car troubles and the maintenance guy went way out of his way to help - a true 'Minnesota Nice' Story!!! I would recommend this place to anyone! Comfortable, clean and beautiful!

  • Review Submitted: 04-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect location, great views, luxury in the mountains.

  • 5 of 5

The homestay has everything we needed to make our stay memorable and comfortable (group of 6 adults and 2 toddlers). The views from master room, living room, deck and upper loft are unbelievably picturesque. Certainly reserving it again.

  • Review Submitted: 11-Jun-2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Hallock MN
5

beautiful!

  • 5 of 5

It was just what we wanted. We were a family of 7. Hiked on Easter weekend to the many Falls in the area. Cabin was just amazing!!!

  • Review Submitted: 28-Apr-2017
  • Date of Stay: April 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Lutsen, USA

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Fall/Winter Budget Season
25 Oct 2017 - 17 Dec 2017
3 night minimum stay
£827
for 3 nights
From
£251
From
£293
Fri,Sat
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £8 per night, per additional guest
 
Holidays
18 Dec 2017 - 31 Dec 2017
3 night minimum stay
£1,053
for 3 nights
From
£326
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£950
for 3 nights
From
£292
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £8 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Property Damage Protection £73.71
Tax Rate 12.38%

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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