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Family Friendly Leech Lake Home On Three Level Acres Of Lakeshore

8 Reviews
Bedrooms 5
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights


Minimum Stay
2 nights


Photos and Description of this 5 bedroom holiday home in Walker - Steamboat

4 Bedroom, 3 Bathroom Leech Lake Home With A Harbor And 3 Acres Of Level Yard

Enjoy our 2900 sq. ft. home located on Steamboat Bay of Leech Lake. This house has an amazing open kitchen/living/dining area overlooking the lake and front yard. Your lake view is an unobstructed southerly view of Steamboat and Walker Bay all the way south to the city of Walker. The home can comfortably accommodate 15+ people: on the main floor there is one king bedroom, one queen bedroom, one full bath, kitchen, living room, dining room, second living room, and a laundry room with a 3/4 bath. On the second floor there is two queen bedrooms and an open room that has a double/twin bunk bed and a single bed with a 3/4 bath. The large open kitchen and center island area gives you plenty of room for preparing meals for big groups. The second living room with TV allows a nice area for guests to get away from the main living space. Beautiful deck located on the lakeside for enjoying coffee or the evening BBQ while absorbing the breathtaking views. The property is an amazing three acres of flat level ground with a front yard large enough for any summer activities. Perfect for a family vacation, family reunion, fishing trip, or wedding. There is 250 feet of shoreline and a harbor to keep your boat or the boat you rent safe while you are here. The paved driveway and parking area has ample room for all of your vehicles, trailers and toys. Located right on the paved Paul Bunyan bike/snowmobile trail gives you direct access to hundreds of miles of the best trail systems Minnesota has to offer. The property is easily located 1/4 mile off MN Hwy 371 giving you convenient access to Walker, Bemidji, or Itasca State Park. Only 8 miles south to beautiful downtown Walker.

  • Events Allowed
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only

Jon & Lara Stewart
Member since: 2015
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few days
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Calendar last updated:
22 October, 2016
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About Jon & Lara Stewart

Jon and Lara were both raised and still live with our three kids in the Walker area. Can't think of a better place to live.

Jon & Lara Stewart purchased this house in 2005

Why Jon & Lara Stewart chose Minnesota

We bought this property in 2005 to raise our young family in. Since childhood we have both always lived on Leech Lake and this property offered many of the unique benefits to living and raising a family in this wonderful vacationland. The quiet rural setting with large level property gave our family plenty of room to enjoy the best of what Minnesota has to offer. For ten years we have enjoyed the outdoor living this property provides. Biking, canoeing, yard games, four-wheeling, snowmobiles, and of course fishing on one of, if not the greatest, lake in Minnesota have all been the joys of living on this property.

In 2015 we purchased a home and property in the city of Walker adjoining family property and much closer to our business. We still have the lake and the convenience to our business is nice, but we no longer have the peaceful tranquility and expanse this property offers.

What makes this house unique

In the many years we lived in this house, the southern exposure proved to be a huge benefit. Protection from the cold northwest wind meant we enjoyed many more days outside enjoying the yard, deck and Steamboat Bay. A northern exposure would have made these days miserable. The cold winds and rain usually do not come from the south. In the summer you can usually expect a nice southerly breeze off the lake to keep you comfortable. If you are vacationing in a questionable weather season it just may be the difference of enjoying the outside or staying in.


based on 8 holidaymaker reviews

Family Friendly Leech Lake Home On Three Level Acres Of Lakeshore
average rating of 5.0 based on 8 reviews


  • 5 of 5

We had 12 people here and the cabin was super clean very spacious and the owners were great. Our grandchildren are 15-25 the yard was perfect for lots of activities we had a wonderful week

  • Review Submitted: Aug 23, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Dayton, MN

Fun Place for the Family!

  • 5 of 5

Having been to Leech Lake numerous times, we were looking for nice quiet spot for a family get together. We found the perfect spot! Very nice, large lot with plenty of space to do multiple activities for everyone both young and old. Home was very clean, roomy, open and had plenty of sleeping space for everyone. The harbor was a great area that provided protection for our boat and pontoon. Definitely recommend giving this home a try for a nice getaway - you won't be disappointed!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 30, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wonderful Getaway

  • 5 of 5

Jon and Lara were great to work with and extremely quick with responses to any questions. We had a big group with 13 adults and two small children and had plenty of room for everyone. We had a great time fishing, enjoying campfires, grilling out, yard games, and playing in the "big water" as the little people put it. We made some great memories and would definitely rent from them again.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 12, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Had a Great Time

  • 5 of 5

Jon and Lara were great when setting up our rental. They responded quickly and were very helpful. The cabin was clean and comfortable. We had a family get away with 7 adults and 2 small children and had plenty of space. The harbor provided a nice protected area for our boat. It rained quite a bit, so it was great having a nice cabin to relax in when we couldn't be outside. We're already planning our trip back next year!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 6, 2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great Exerience!!

  • 5 of 5

John and Lara were awesome to work with. Very accommodating. House is set up very well for a large group. Beautiful location, would love to come back in the summer. Would highly recommend to anyone. Thanks for a great experience. Everything we needed and then some. Owners had everything set up for us, brought in extra tables and chairs, high chairs for the small kids. Thanks for the great experience.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 24, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Eau Claire

Absolutely Perfect In Every Single Way

  • 5 of 5

Could not say enough good about the home owners. They went above and beyond to make our special family get together as special as possible. Anything we asked for they helped us and always asked what more they could do. The house was very nice, stocked to the hilt with everything you need. Super nice people to work with. We really want to stay again maybe in the summer this time. Thanks again for everything!!!!

  • Review Submitted: Jan 24, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
2.5 Miles
Walker Municipal Airport
Nearest Barpub
8 Miles
Bensons, Walker legion, Zona Rosa, Bayside
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
Long bow
Nearest Motorway
0.25 Miles
MN Highway 371
Nearest Restaurant
0.25 Miles
Hiawatha Beach
Nearest Beach
8 Miles
Walker City Park
Car: recommended

The property is located 8 miles north of Walker on Leech Lake. The Paul Bunyan paved bike trail runs past your driveway extending 115 miles from Baxter to Bemidji, and connecting to many other trail systems. Great for snowmobiling, biking, or hiking. There is also Hiawatha Beach Resort 1/2 a mile away and Anderson's Cove Resort just down the road. Enjoy a day at one of our local golf courses; Long Bow Golf course is 2 miles south and Tianna Country Club is 10 miles south. We are 8 miles away from downtown Walker which offers many great shops and dining establishments.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Walker, Minnesota

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2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights

Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £123
Refundable Damage Deposit £410
Tax Rate 7.38%

A $500.00 Reservation Deposit, to be received within 7 days of the booking, is required to confirm each reservation. This deposit will be applied toward balance of the rental rate, which is due no later than 7 days prior to first day of stay.

Cancellation Policy: Reservation deposits will be returned in full with a 30 day or more cancellation notice. Cancellations made less than 30 days prior to first day of reservation will be returned, less a $50.00 rebooking fee, if those reservation days are refilled.

Cashiers check, money order, personal check accepted.
Credit Cards accepted with 3% fee.

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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Walker, USA

Property Type:
  • house
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 2900 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Lakefront
  • rural
  • Waterfront
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 12 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 15
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 4 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 5 - 1 Double Bed , 1 Single Bed , 1 Bunk Bed
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Terrace
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Events Allowed
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • churches
  • festivals
  • library
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • Boating
  • gambling casinos
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • roller blading
  • Snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

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