HomeAway uses cookies to improve your site experience. Learn more. By continuing, you consent to our use of cookies.
HomeAway uses cookies to improve your site experience. Learn more. By continuing, you consent to our use of cookies.
Verified Review icon check navigate-up navigate-left navigate-right expand mail svg-lightning svg-24hr svg-house svg-sleeps svg-bedrooms svg-bathrooms svg-stay svg-toilet calendar svg-report-flag pet-dog svg-multiunit Default Owner Icon heart-filled
Book Online or call HomeAway Booking Assistance +44 (0) 800 917 5992
Book Online or call HomeAway Booking Assistance +44 (0) 800 917 5992

Great get away Enjoy Lake Living . 20 minutes from St Paul and Wisconsin

Bedrooms 3
Space 2,400 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

3 1/2 bedroom 2 full bathrooms .This home full of charm and character. This home has a fireplace and a great front porch to watch sunsets from.

This is a large space for a wonderful family gathering or get together with friends . The kitchen is large for cooking and sets 8 to 10 in the dinning room .

The lake is across the street and a city park is

1/ 2 block away . It's only 20 minutes from St. Paul and Wisconsin .

You really feel your away from it all and a enjoying a totally different lifestyle. Enjoy

The home was built in 1908, and newly remolded. The home is surrounded by perennials.

More Details

Jane Stevenson
Member since: 2014
Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
19 October, 2017

What makes this house unique

Large home with a lot of space. Feels like home.

It's like visiting your friends family at the lake....



Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Mahtomedi in Washington County

Property Type:
  • house
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 2400 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • Parties/events allowed ...
  • Pets considered ...
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront
  • Golf Course Front
  • Golf Course View
  • Lake View
  • resort
  • rural
  • Ski-Out
  • village
  • Water View
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Shower Enclosure , Outdoor Shower
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
  • 3 large bedrooms with 2 full baths off two of them. There are sleeping accomendations for up to 10 people.
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • arboretum
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • duty free shops
  • festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • eco tourism
  • Horseshoes
  • Miniature golf
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • Racquetball
  • rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
Basement is not for guest. Private space


Excellent! 4.4/5 -
(35 traveller reviews)

60% Complete
28% Complete
5% Complete
5% Complete
0% Complete
Great get away Enjoy Lake Living . 20 minutes from St Paul and Wisconsin
average rating of 4.428571 based on 35 reviews

Wonderful and Relaxing Escape

  • 5 of 5

There are just so many good things to say about this property....

The house itself is charming and in a nice neighborhood. The decor is very tasteful, neat and in good condition. It feels like you are staying at a friendly relative's house rather than in a rental property - a very good "homey" feel. The kitchen is great - with an island as well as a table for a nice dinner with family and friends. The bathrooms are very nice and well maintained. We loved sitting outside out on the porch - but were glad to be able to escape back inside to the air conditioning!!

You have many choices with this house. You could easily hang out and relax the entire time you are there (with a very short walk to a nice park on the lake). If you need to get out - it is an easy drive to the town of White Bear Lake where one can find shops, lakeside bars and dining. There are three or four great places in a row there along the lake - including the VFW which is open to the public and has a great view of the lake with friendly service. Just a bit further away is Stillwater (on the lovely St. Croix river) which is a great place to spend a day.

Finally, the owner was very nice and accommodating. Once we checked in, we received a text making sure that everything was to our liking. She really seemed to care that we were happy with the property. We will definitely return to this house in the future!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 23, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your wonderful reveiw. I really appreciate your honesty and wonderful insight. You and friends family and pups are always welcome to Enjoy Lake Living.
Did you find this review helpful?
2 0

Everything was fabulous!

  • 5 of 5

Great place for our Girl's Week-end! Lots of space and beautiful home.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 1, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0

Great for family gatherings

  • 5 of 5

I was so happy to find a house to rent so close to White Bear Lake that would accommodate my family of six. Jane was so gracious to allow me to have my family reunion there on a Sunday afternoon that included relatives from all over St Paul and beyond. Many people commented how the house was perfect for our gathering, with the deck off the dining room and the front porch. The kitchen was well suited too.

I did worry that some of the older people with mobility issues would have difficulty since there are a lot of steps up to the house. Older people may need assistance, but overall, a very enjoyable place to stay. Thank you Jane!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 19, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0

Quaint house offers relaxing stay.

  • 4 of 5

Overall, we really enjoyed our time at the rental house. Several of our close relatives were able to join us on and off during the nine days that we were in the house. The neighborhood is very quiet, access to the small beach is easy and close, and the restaurants and shopping in White Bear Lake and nearby Stillwater are top notch! We spent much of our time biking, walking, reading, and visiting. One of the best parts about our vacation was our lengthy morning conversations on the side raised deck! It was fun to stay in our pajamas most of the morning as we visited over coffee and pastries. If there were any drawbacks, I would suggest giving more definite instructions on finding the key to enter the place as we mistakenly punched in the code for the "box" on the wrong door many times -- to no avail, of course! We completely missed seeing the correct "box" when we searched the back side of the house. Also, we were quite disappointed there was no access to a washer and dryer. When staying at a place for that many days, it is almost necessary to wash clothes, or at least towels, so that the dirty ones don't become unsightly piles! Thankfully, our daughter lives about 20 minutes away so that I could wash a few loads at her house. Other than these minor drawbacks, our vacation in the house was pleasant!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 2, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0

Perfect for our family

  • 5 of 5

Great house, great location! This house is very nice, and was very clean! Close to a lake, close to restaurants and Stillwater. The owner is very nice and checked in to make sure all was okay.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 9, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
laguna beach ca

Nice old craftsman bungalow set in a small wooded community within a half block at the lake.

  • 5 of 5

Love the house, love the owner, very comfortable setting in a small heavily treed community about a half block from the lake. Enjoyed watching all wide variety of birds it's Vegitation/mature trees and the squirrels and rabbits. House was in good operational shape and the owner was very responsive.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 6, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Mahtomedi, USA

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
Convert Currency
Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
Nightly Rate
28 Sep 2017 - 31 Dec 2017
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £16 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

cleaning fee £113.58
Property Damage Protection £44.67
additional guest after2 £15.14 + Tax
Pet Fee £37.86
Tax Rate 7.0%

Lake Shore is at the city park . Renting the home has no liability of anything that could happen at the lake .
Please review insurance and consider insurance for the home and lake.

Owner'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.
Enquire Now

You might like these similar holiday rentals