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Peaceful Setting, Perfect For Your Vacation Get-away. Sauna. Pet-friendly.

People5
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4 With Pull-out Sofa. Cot Available For 5. Easy Docking.

Located just across the breeze-way from the main home where the owners live, these guest quarters offer a one-bedroom with queen bed and a roll-out sofa in the living room/kitchen area comfortably sleeping 4. Sauna off the bathroom. Full kitchen complete with everything you need. Gas grill. The spacious layout of the land offers privacy whether you are at the sand beach or enjoying the fire pit out on the point. The gentle sloping shoreline is great for kids. When the raspberries are in season, feel free to pick. Four kayaks and one canoe are available for your enjoyment. Evenings will find the proprietor in her gardens, if there is fresh produce available, be sure it will be shared! We are located 12 miles from Cook where you can get groceries and bait. By boat, 15 minutes will bring you to The Landing where excellent meals are served or to Mooseberg's where the best ice cream in the county is available. We also have a 16' fishing boat with oars and a trolling motor available for your use.


Owner
Judith Ronning
Member since: 2015
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
22 April, 2017

About Judith Ronning

My grandparents were settlers here, in the winter I often wonder why they stopped here. But in the summer, you forget about the long winters and enjoy the beautiful lake, the cool evenings and all the birds and wildlife. The cry of the loons in the evenings is unforgettable. Eagles soaring overhead, a beautiful sight. The beavers swimming by, looking for more tender trees. One morning I awoke and they had taken my apple tree, a crab apple tree and a sugar maple! Now I plant my fruit trees far from the lake shore. I love gardening! Every time a birch tree died, a new garden was birthed in the rich soil. We love people and we love sharing this special spot with our guests who quickly become our friends.

Judith Ronning purchased this cabin in 1982

Why Judith Ronning chose Minnesota

My husband's father bought this land back in the 50's. So we sit nestled in on land between his brother's and his sister's. It is a quiet haven, tucked in behind an island in a little bay. Years ago before everyone had GPS's, boats would come flying through here, thinking they were heading for TimBucTu and the Narrows but these days it is quiet. On opening fishing though there are always 4-5 boats in our little bay. Most of the summer we have fishing boats out front. One only needs to row out a ways in our 16-foot rowboat, available to our guests, and go fishing with the best of them!

What makes this cabin unique

"So peaceful," that is the comment we often hear as people step through the breezeway and see the setting, the gardens and Lake Vermilion. The breezeway is a comfortable sheltered spot to observe the lake, make and enjoy dinners on the grill. And everyone goes for the swing chair. "Room with a View," that was the name of a movie and I feel like that is what best describes our guest quarters, an awesome view from every window.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cabin in Cook in St. Louis County

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Lake View ...
  • Lakefront ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Sauna is off the bathroom.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 5
  • Master bedroom with queen bed. - 1 Large Double Bed , 1 Sofa bed/Futon , Cot available
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Terrace
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Sauna
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • scenic drives
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • Kayaking
  • swimming

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(7 traveller reviews)

Peaceful Setting, Perfect For Your Vacation Get-away. Sauna. Pet-friendly.
average rating of 5.0 based on 7 reviews
5

Warm Winter Get-away

  • 5 of 5

We went skiing on the frozen lake, lit fires in the wood burning stove, sweat in the sauna and cooked delicious meals in the kitchen of this charming little garage-turned-cozy-cabin. The perfect get-away for 2 people. The owners were kind, making sure there was enough wood for the fire, and the whole process was really easy and low key. Highly recommended!

  • Review Submitted: Mar 6, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind review, so glad you had a wonderful experience! It was a pleasure to have you with us. Judith
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5

Super cute little cabin in the northwoods on lake vermillion

  • 5 of 5

We loved this cabin!! The decor is very cozy and perfect for a northwoods cabin, the bed is really comfortable, and the kitchen has everything you need! A wood burning stove and sauna complete the cozy atmosphere. The location on lake vermillion is stunning! Our dog Dakota had a blast playing in the deep snow, and we went snowshoeing on the lake and snowboarding at nearby Giants Ridge. The owners were super friendly and accommodating to anything we needed! We will be back, hopefully in summer!

  • Review Submitted: Jan 2, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Amazing vacation getaway!

  • 5 of 5

Property is absolutely gorgeous and just feet away from the water. Cabin is clean and comfortable. Owners are incredibly friendly and inviting. We are already planning our next visit!

  • Review Submitted: Sep 15, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Great Getaway

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I had a wonderful 3 days stay. Beautiful setting. Wonderful hosts. Great fishing. Good dock. Close to public access on lake.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 15, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Musky Fishing Perfection

  • 5 of 5

Perfect rental for 2-4 people on a musky fishing vacation that plan to spend 14+ hours on the water and want to come "home" to a warm, cozy, yet simple house. The benefits for our group were; 1) price: split 4 ways, 2) location: close to Timbukto landing which allows one to go West or East. 3) simple and clean: stocked kitchen, grill, towels, blankets, etc. The one concern, boat parking: Yet, easily fixed once realized the lot layout...I'd say max of two 19-21' boats. Very friendly, kind, and accommodating hosts. One recommendation: available wireless wifi :)

  • Review Submitted: Nov 20, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for the wonderful review! Jack and Judy
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5

Amazing Stay

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I were extremely satisfied with our stay. The owners were friendly and inviting, making us feel right at home. The scenery was beautiful and our guest house was immaculate. We highly recommend this rental. Thank you again! We will be back!

  • Review Submitted: Oct 6, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
90 Miles
Duluth, Minnesota
Nearest Barpub
10 Miles
The Landing
Nearest Golf
8 Miles
Cook, Minnesota
Nearest Restaurant
8 Miles
The Crescent
Car: necessary

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cabin in Cook, USA

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Winter rates
11 Sep 2016 - 14 May 2017
3 night minimum stay
£244
for 3 nights
From
£81
£570
 
 
Summer rates
15 May 2017 - 10 Sep 2017
3 night minimum stay
£314
for 3 nights
From
£105
£659
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£244
for 3 nights
From
£81
£570
 

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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

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