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Secluded Log Cabin with Hot Tub - Near Mississippi River

People8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms1
Space 1,100 sq. ft.
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

1100 square foot, 3 BR Amish log cabin on 2 acres hidden away in a quiet valley

Whether you enjoy the solitude of the quiet valley, relish listening to babbling brook that you drove through on your way into the property, or are relaxing in the outdoor hot tub, this private cabin is the best getaway in the Driftless Area.

Guests can simply enjoy the quiet valley, bird-watching, and relaxing. Or they can venture over to the Mississippi River to watch eagles soar, enjoy world-class boating and fishing. You may want to visit the 2500-acre Rush Creek Natural Area or explore one of the many small towns for local festivals, antiques, or natural beauty. Take a trip down the Great River Road to see the majesty of the Ole Miss.

After a busy day of exploring and enjoying the area, guests can relax around the outdoor fire pit, soothe away the day in the outdoor hot tub, or simply enjoy the sights and sounds with a cold beverage from the front porch.

More Details

Owner
Brent Foss
Member since: 2015
Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
19 November, 2017

About Brent Foss

My wife and I bought our cabin for a peaceful retreat from our busy lives. We really love the setting and the space. This is our personal cabin - not a timeshare or commercial venture. It's well-appointed with our books, movies, music, art, and personal touches. We think it's a special place in a very special region of Wisconsin. We can't wait to share it with you.

Brent Foss purchased this cabin in 2015

Why Brent Foss chose De Soto

The Driftless Area of southwestern Wisconsin is simply amazing! The rolling hills and secret valleys hide small streams, abundant wildlife, and local folklore. Come visit and learn why we think this area is one of the most beautiful in the Midwest.

Guestbook comments from the owner

What a perfect place to spend a girls bachelorette weekend. We came in from Chicago, Ames, Paulina and Decorah Iowa. Despite plans to go out, we couldn’t resist staying in and making good food, drinking Moscow Mules on the porch, lounging in the hot tub, laughing and telling stories. What a relaxing getaway! Our random Saturday adventure led us to a market along the road and a recommendation to hike the Mississippi River Conservancy where we had a lovely picnic overlooking the River Gorge. Wine tasting at Sugar Creek winery and a swim in a “no swimming” zone before coming back for the evening. Thanks for sharing your beautiful place with us.



Cheers, Alice, Flannery, Maren, Erin, Hilary, Taylor and Mal
Aug 2015
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cabin in De Soto in Vernon County

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1100 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 14:00 / Check-out: Noon
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Spa
General:
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Wood Stove ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Master Bedroom - 1 Large Double Bed , Master bedroom is on the main floor.
    Loft Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed
    Loft Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed , 2 Single Bed , BR 1 has a double bed and two twin size trundle beds.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Terrace ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
Attractions:
  • festivals
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ski
Notes:
We do not provide bed linens or towels and expect guests to bring their own. We also ask guests to clean the cabin at the end of their stay and take their garbage with when they leave. By having guests police themselves, we can avoid charging a cleaning fee. We provide garbage bags and cleaning supplies, but ask guests to tidy up by sweeping, shaking rugs, and so on.

Reviews

Excellent! 4.6/5 -
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Secluded Log Cabin with Hot Tub - Near Mississippi River
average rating of 4.575 based on 44 reviews
5

Beautiful place for a secluded getaway!

  • 5 of 5

My boyfriend and I were looking for a place to get away from the big city for a relaxing weekend and this was the perfect place! The property was beautiful and we enjoyed relaxing in the hot tub, building fires in the wood stove, and hiking with our dog. I highly recommend this cabin for anyone who is looking for a peaceful retreat!

  • Review Submitted: 05-Mar-2017
  • Date of Stay: March 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: What wonderful guests! Shelby was very communicative and organized. They took great care of the cabin. She is welcome back any time.
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5

Went on a duck in Wisconsin

  • 5 of 5

Me and 3 of my friends went on a duck hunt on the Mississippi from Connecticut. Long drive. We stayed here at Secluded Cabin in the woods. What a great place. Clean and quiet with wood burning stove. Just like a hunting camp with all the luxuries of home. While the duck hunting wasn't so great the cabin we stayed in was awesome.

  • Review Submitted: 17-Nov-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great rustic cabin with all the amenities

  • 5 of 5

Great rustic cabin experience. Loved the wood stove, fire pit and hot tub! Grilled out on the outdoor grill over a wood fire. The owner was was very good about answering questions and getting back in a timely manner. Beautiful drive out from La Crosse. Thank you!!

  • Review Submitted: 02-Nov-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

The perfect quiet getaway for a couple.

  • 5 of 5

This was our second stay here and this time they added Wi-Fi and a very nice deck leading out to the hot tub.

The owners are easy to deal with and attentive. The fireplace is cozy, the front porch is peaceful, the hot tub is perfect.

It rained almost all weekend, but between the hot tub and the large porch we hardly noticed!

We'll be back next year.

  • Review Submitted: 14-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Incredible Cabin

  • 5 of 5

I cannot say enough how fantastic this spot was. Beautiful, cozy cabin tucked away in the bluffs-couldn't ask for a better place to stay for a weekend away with some good company. The amenities were exactly what we needed and the couple who runs the place are super helpful, warm and welcoming. A MUST book.

  • Review Submitted: 27-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Great Deck nice and secluded

  • 5 of 5

Had a group of 8 for weekend and it worked wonderful.

  • Review Submitted: 31-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Wooden Nickel Saloon
"Great food. Cold beer. Great stop for travelers biking up the Great River Road."
Viroqua
Driftless Cafe
"Amazing food in a casual setting. "
Nearest Airport
38 Miles
Lacrosse Regional AIrport
Nearest Barpub
5.5 Miles
Pork's Hilltop Tap, DeSoto
Nearest Golf
20 Miles
Viroqua Hills Golf Course
Nearest Train
34 Miles
Lacrosse Amtrak Station (LSE)
Nearest Motorway
5.7 Miles
Great River Road, STH-35
Nearest Restaurant
6 Miles
Great River Roadhouse, DeSoto
Nearest Ski
28 Miles
Mt. Lacrosse Ski & Snowboard
Car: necessary

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cabin in De Soto, Wisconsin

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
£343
for 2 nights
From
£172
£918
£3,113
 

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £189.15
Tax Rate 5.5%

Guests should review the Rental Agreement document and return the 2nd page with guest names, contact phone numbers, and a signature.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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