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Relax on the porch, enjoy the lake breeze.

People7
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

One of the best kept secrets on the North Shore! Great hiking just blocks away.

Close to Lake Superior (5-10 min. walk depending on which way you go); 1 block from Sonju walk/bike trail going from Burlington Bay to Lighthouse Point to Agate Bay harbor and docks. Just a few blocks from Lake View National golf course; Quiet neighborhood; Organic garden with fresh greens, beans, tomatoes in season; No chemicals used in yard or home. Watch the ships come in and out of the harbor. 2 BR - 1 queen, 1 king or 2 twin w/additional twin futon, 1 full futon downstairs; Full bath upstairs;1.75 bath downstairs; Spacious kitchen fully equipped; Dining room; Living room; large front porch; Gas grill; Internet. Flat screen TV.


Owner
Linda Melcher
Member since: 2015
Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
27 June, 2017

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Two Harbors in Lake County

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 7
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered ...
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
Theme:
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • 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:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Beautiful vintage bath with clawfoot tub
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Garden level
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed , 1 Sofa bed/Futon , Twin size futon
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Single Bed , 1 Sofa bed/Futon , Garden level with full size futon & 1 twin bed
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Golf ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • festivals
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • Rock Climbing
  • sailing

Reviews

Excellent! 4.6/5 -
(8 traveller reviews)

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Relax on the porch, enjoy the lake breeze.
average rating of 4.625 based on 8 reviews
4

Very cozy!

  • 4 of 5

We enjoyed having a house available to us. It was private and had all the amenities we needed. I only wish there were actual couches to sit on, which would have been more comfortable. However, the beds were extremely comfortable. It is very close to the Sonju Trail and the grocery store. Gooseberry Falls was only a 15 min drive away. Not a lot of shopping but they do have Castle Danger Brewery. Fun place. I would recommend staying here.

  • Review Submitted: May 18, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Great place

  • 5 of 5

House was as described. Cool place and good location. Quiet, off of major streets. Good area. Owner was excellent at communication!!

  • Review Submitted: Nov 27, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Cozy, convenient, and lake breezes on the front porch

  • 5 of 5

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at this lovely, comfortable, historic, conveniently located home in a quiet neighborhood in Two Harbors and highly recommend it to anyone who wants to experience town living while exploring the stunning North Shore. We easily walked to coffee shops (don't miss Cedar Coffee Company!), restaurants (Blackwood's has outside dining, and Castle Danger Brewery is a key destination) and the town's lake walk and waterfront before taking off for each day's activity--sailing on the Amicus, hiking at Gooseberry and Tettegouche, etc. Everything was clean and neat, and the owners thought of those small touches that make one's stay especially pleasant--lots of thick, luxurious towels in the bathroom that has a deep claw foot tub, hooks in all of the right places for hanging stuff, and a fully stocked kitchen. But best of all was the old style deep front porch with comfortable sliders where you could read and have coffee in privacy, kick back, relax and savor the cool, refreshing lake breezes. We spent most of our mornings soaking in the peaceful atmosphere, quiet, and clean air. Definitely a competitive alternative if you want to spend a week or more taking in all that Two Harbors and the North Shore have to offer. Owners were responsive and helpful, leaving lots of brochures on local events and day trips on the table, and instantly answering any questions we had. Would absolutely rent again.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 17, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

WONDERFUL spot!

  • 5 of 5

Stayed here two nights with a small group of friends... Absolutely wonderful crashpad for our Palisade Head climbing trip. Close to restaurants in town, comfy beds for everyone, and the fire pit in the backyard was perfect after a long day of adventure... Lots of charming little touches in the house, VERY clean and welcoming, and the owner was super flexible, communicative and responsive throughout the booking process. Would definitely recommend this VRBO!

  • Review Submitted: Sep 12, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

A great place to relax on the porch after doing the trails and seeing the sights

  • 5 of 5

Clean, comfortable and homely, Linda's place suited our family down to the ground. It has all the facilities you could need + reading matter, music cds, games and a baby grand piano! The coffee is to be recommended, you could cook just about anything in the well equipped kitchen and its in a very convenient location. If you do meet her Linda is a lovely person who cannot do enough for you and we really enjoyed our stay.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 31, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Pleasant and comfortable, exactly as presented online

  • 5 of 5

Our group had a nice stay in this cute , clean Two Harbors house! The owner was pleasant and attentive. We would definitely return if we ever venture to Two Harbors again.

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

Nearest Airport
40 Miles
Duluth, MN
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
The Pub
Nearest Golf
1 Miles
Lakeview National Golf Course
Nearest Train
27 Miles
North Shore Scenic Railroad
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Vanilla Bean
Nearest Ski
1 Miles
Two Harbors Cross Country Ski Trails
Nearest Beach
1 Miles
Burlington Bay
Car: necessary

DT Two Harbors: Castle Danger Brewery; Lake County Historical Society Depot Museum, 3M Museum, Lighthouse gift shop; Shipping docks - see ocean going vessels load iron ore; Sonju walking trail from Burlington Bay to Agate Bay around Lighthouse point; Lakeview National Golf Course.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Two Harbors, USA

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
£348
for 2 nights
From
£145
From
£165
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
 

Additional pricing information

Cleaning £57.98
Pet Fee £77.3
Refundable Damage Deposit £115.95
Tax Rate 7.38%

No smoking on property. All pets must be pre-approved. Additional cleaning fee of $75 for stays less than 2 nights.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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