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40 Acre Wooded Retreat Overlooking Lake Pepin with Lakefront

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Relax And Enjoy The View In Our New 6-8 Person Hot Tub, Open All Year Round!

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Last updated: 07/29/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Maiden Rock guest house description

"Lion Downe" cottage, the perfect get-away with all the extras (new large hot tub, free WIFI, satellite, firewood, etc.) , located in the heart of the Rush River Valley, along the scenic Mississippi corridor with brand new large hot tub and expanded deck with unparalleled views of Lake Pepin and the surrounding majestic bluffs.

Stunning log home, as featured in Log Home Living Magazine, is nestled in the bluffs, with breathtaking views of Lake Pepin from every room in the house, and from the large deck. The serenity and cozy feeling is accentuated from the surrounding 40 acres of private majestic hard wood forest. 660 foot of lake frontage, easily accessible from the lake (but not from cottage up in bluffs), with variable sandy beach depending on the season. Located 13 miles downriver of Red Wing, near the Wisconsin Villages of Maiden Rock, Stockholm and Pepin. Just 60 minutes from Minneapolis/St. Paul international airport.

Fishing, hunting, hiking, biking, bird watching and relaxation right out side your back door. Shopping, fine restaurants, and quaint small towns with antiques, arts, crafts, and frequent festivals all within a short, pleasant drive along the lake shore.

Keywords: Cabin, Cottage, Sanctuary, house, home, lake home, hot tub, secluded, private, lakefront, riverfront, view, flat

Property Type

  • Cabin
  • 2200 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Guest House

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

            Must be 25 years old or older...moreless

          • Children Welcome
          • Non Smoking Only
          • Long-Term Renters Welcome
          • Pets Not Allowed

          Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 13, Beds for 13

          • Bedroom 1

            ...moreless

          • Bedroom 2

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          • Loft

            ...moreless

          • King size beds (1) New King Bed in lower level suite!, Queen size Beds (3) Two Queens in upstairs suite bedroom (one in small space off main room) and sofabed in Great Room (see convertible bed section for more detail). , Double Beds (1) New Double Memory Foam Mattress in loft., Twin or Single Beds (3) Extra long twin new Memory Foam mattress in downstairs bedroom. Two extra long twin Memory Foam Mattresses in new loft., Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Very comfortable Queen bed with springs and adjustable air from the new leather sofa....moreless

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

          Kitchen & Dining

          • Kitchen:

            Full kitchen with all appliances, cookware, utensils, etc. All new Stainless Steel appliances!...moreless

          • Refrigerator:

            New Stainless Steel appliances!...moreless

          • Dining Area Seats:

            14...moreless

          • Dining
          • Cooking Utensils
          • Dishwasher
          • Freezer
          • Oven
          • Microwave
          • Coffee Maker
          • Toaster
          • Ice Maker
          • Pantry Items
          • Stove
          • Dishes & Utensils
          • Seating for 14 people

          Amenities

          • Gas Fireplace:

            Remote control fireplace in lower level suite....moreless

          • Wood Fireplace:

            30 foot natural stone fireplace in great room....moreless

          • Towels Provided
          • Hair Dryer
          • Washing Machine
          • Clothes Dryer
          • Fireplace
          • Air Conditioning
          • Heating
          • Linens Provided
          • Parking
          • Living Room
          • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
          • Parking Off Street
          • Iron & Board

          Other Amenities

              • Japanese soaking tub, Jacuzzi bath, new shower in upstairs suite, outdoor hot tub, incredible views, ultimate in serenity and privacy with 40 acres of surrounding forest, free firewood!...moreless

              Entertainment

              • Television
              • Satellite / Cable
              • Stereo
              • CD Player
              • DVD Player
              • Books
              • Games
              • Music Library
              • Toys
              • Video Library

              Communications

              • Internet
              • Broadband Access

              Pool & Spa

              • Hot Tub:

                New 6-8 person large outdoor hot tub on newly expanded deck!...moreless

              • Jetted Tub:

                Full Jacuzzi in upstairs bath!...moreless

              • Spa Whirlpool
              • Jacuzzi

              Outdoor Features

              • Lanai / Gazebo:

                Screened in arched stone porch with unparelleled views of lake....moreless

              • Deck / Patio:

                Newly enlarged with amazing views and more seating!...moreless

              • Porch / Veranda
              • Wood Deck
              • Outdoor Grill Gas
              • Outdoor Grill
              • Lawn / Garden

              Theme

              • Romantic
              • Away From It All

              Location & View

              • Lakefront:

                Incredible views of Lake Pepin from every room in the cottage but lake front not accessible from cottage which is nestled high in the bluffs....moreless

              • Beachfront:

                Variable sandy beach only accessible from the water by boat....moreless

              • Mountain View:

                Incredible views of the Minnesota Bluffs across the lake....moreless

              • Lake View
              • Water View

              Activities

              • Museums
              • Groceries
              • Massage Therapist
              • Hospital
              • Laundromat
              • Skiing
              • Fishing
              • Cycling
              • Cross Country Skiing
              • Kayaking
              • Snowboarding
              • Hunting
              • Medical Services
              • Hiking
              • Rock Climbing
              • Snowmobiling
              • Swimming
              • Golf
              • Mountain Biking
              • Sailing
              • Water Skiing
              • Sound/Bay Fishing
              • Water Tubing
              • Fly Fishing
              • Freshwater Fishing
              • Jet Skiing
              • Hunting Small Game
              • ATM/Bank
              • Miniature Golf
              • Restaurants
              • Cinemas
              • Health/Beauty Spa
              • Playground
              • Pond
              • Recreation Center
              • Autumn Foliage
              • Forests
              • Winery Tours
              • Bay/Sound
              • Churches
              • Horseback Riding
              • Marina
              • Sledding
              • Scenic Drives
              • Beachcombing
              • Bird Watching
              • Horseshoes
              • Sight Seeing
              • Walking
              • Shopping
              • Antiquing
              • Boating
              • Wildlife Viewing
              • Water Parks
              • Pier Fishing
               

              Reviews

              Write a review 4.9
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              Rental basis: Per property
              Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
              Peak 2014
              Apr 1 - Oct 31, 2014
              2 night min stay
              $300

              Rates are based on 2 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

              Early 2015
              Jan 1 - Mar 31, 2015
              2 night min stay
              $250 $300
              Fri, Sat

              Rates are based on 2 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

              Peak 2015
              Apr 1 - Oct 31, 2015
              2 night min stay
              $325

              Rates are based on 2 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

              Late 2015
              Nov 1 - Dec 31, 2015
              2 night min stay
              $250 $300
              Fri, Sat

              Rates are based on 2 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

              My Standard Rate
              2 night min stay
              $250 $275
              Fri, Sat

              Rates are based on 2 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest


              Additional information about rental rates

              Fees:

              • Cleaning fee $100 + tax
              • Tax Rate 8%

              Notes:

              Rates are for 2 guests; add $25 per night/guest for each additional guest regardless of age. Cash, Check, secure online payment via echeck, Visa , MC or Discover accepted. *Website calculated rate is not always accurate. There is a $100 cleaning fee regardless of length of stay or number of guests. We occasionally will rent for one night and make exceptions to our no pet policy, please inquire.


              Cancellation policy:

              Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.


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              Last updated: 07/29/2014
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              Location

              60 Miles
              Nearest Airport
              Minneapolis/St Paul International Airport
              1 Miles
              Nearest Motorway
              Hwy 35 and 452nd St.
              12 Miles
              Nearest Beach
              Colville Park, Red Wing
              3 Miles
              Nearest Barpub
              Ole's in Maiden Rock, Loft in Bay City
              30 Miles
              Nearest Ski
              Coffee Mill in Wabasha; Afton Alps 10 mi. further
              16 Miles
              Nearest Golf
              Red Wing Golf Club, others nearby
              3 Miles
              Nearest Restaurant
              Several in Bay City and Maiden Rock

              Car: Recommended

              Perfect getaway located in the heart of the Rush River Valley along the scenic Mississippi corridor. Located 13 miles downriver of Red Wing, near the Wisconsin Village of Maiden Rock, just 60 minutes from Minneapolis/St. Paul international airport. Fishing, hunting, hiking, biking, bird watching and relaxation right out side your back door. Shopping, fine restaurants, and quaint small towns with antiques, arts, crafts, and frequent festivals all within a short pleasant drive along the lake shore.

               

              Owner info

              Year Purchased: 2001

              About the owner: I someday hope to retire at Lion Downe Cottage with my wonderful wife, Heather. In the mean time we both work in the Twin Cities and get down to visit as often as possible with our family.

              Why the Owner Chose Maiden Rock:
              We chose to purchase Lion Downe Cottage as it is very close to the Twin Cities, has wonderful quaint towns nearby, great wildlife, fantastic restaurants, countless festivals, and is still one of the best kept secrets for a vacation!


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              Speaks: english

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              Photos

              • Relax And Enjoy The View In Our New 6-8 Person Hot Tub, Open All Year Round!

                Relax And Enjoy The View In Our New 6-8 Person Hot Tub, Open All Year Round!

              • View From Recently Enlarged Deck, Lake Pepin.

                View From Recently Enlarged Deck, Lake Pepin.

              • View Of Cottage From Bluff Including Large Deck With New Hot Tub!

                View Of Cottage From Bluff Including Large Deck With New Hot Tub!

              • Enjoy Conversation, Views And Large 30 ft. Fireplace From The Great Room

                Enjoy Conversation, Views And Large 30 ft. Fireplace From The Great Room

              • Dining Area Seats Twelve, Opens To Great Room

                Dining Area Seats Twelve, Opens To Great Room

              • Lower Level Suite Sleeping Accomodations With Adj. Japanese Soaking Tub!

                Lower Level Suite Sleeping Accomodations With Adj. Japanese Soaking Tub!

              • Sleeping Area Off Of Upper Level Suite With Queen Bed

                Sleeping Area Off Of Upper Level Suite With Queen Bed

              • Curtains Provide A Bit Of Privacy For Our Loft Full Bed

                Curtains Provide A Bit Of Privacy For Our Loft Full Bed

              • "Lion Downe" Cottage, Entrance To Paradise

                "Lion Downe" Cottage, Entrance To Paradise

              • Great Room With 30 Ft. Natural Stone Fireplace & Adj. Gourmet Kitchen

                Great Room With 30 Ft. Natural Stone Fireplace & Adj. Gourmet Kitchen

              • Lions Welcome You Along The Walking Path To Lion Downe

                Lions Welcome You Along The Walking Path To Lion Downe

              • Welcome To Our Full Gourmet Kitchen With All New Stainless Steel Appliances!

                Welcome To Our Full Gourmet Kitchen With All New Stainless Steel Appliances!

              • Lower Level Suite With Remote Control Fireplace

                Lower Level Suite With Remote Control Fireplace

              • Upper Level Suite With Jacuzzi Tub And New Shower!

                Upper Level Suite With Jacuzzi Tub And New Shower!

              • New Loft With Two Extra Long Twin Beds!

                New Loft With Two Extra Long Twin Beds!

              • Ample Seating Awaits You On The Recently Enlarged Deck With Hot Tub!

                Ample Seating Awaits You On The Recently Enlarged Deck With Hot Tub!

              VRBO #197314

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              This listing was first published here in 2007.

              Date last modified - Sunday, July 27, 2014

              $250 - $325 per night (USD)
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              2 Bedroom / 2.5 Bathroom
              Sleeps 13

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