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Always Romantic Riverview Guest Home

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Last updated: 08/20/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Lake City house description

Perfect ROMANTIC get-a-way for couples. Former high-end Bed and Breakfast guesthouse converted to vacation rental lodging. Two large bedrooms, each with a queen bed, gas fireplace and Jacuzzi tub. One additional bedroom with double bed in basement level with nice tiled 3/4 bath. Enjoy the nice amenities of this home away from home. Very nice modern kitchen, dining room, living room, sitting room with great views of Lake Pepin.

Great views of Lake Pepin/Mississippi River. Walking distance to the marina, downtown Lake City and many restaurants and parks. Four local golf courses to choose from. Hok-si-la Park and Frontenac State Park are very close and have great hiking and biking paths. Biking options in area include Cannon River Bike Trail and Root River Bike Trail. Scenic river walk goes right past the guest house. Free public boat ramp within 1/2 mile.

The is a very romantic location where you can enjoy each other and it will serve as a restful spot after enjoying a day of sightseeing/touring of the beautiful Lake Pepin and the surrounding area.

Red Wing is 17 miles up river, Wabasha is 13 miles down river - each is a historic river town with very nice shops and other amenities. Winter downhill and cross-country skiing is 45 minutes away at Welch Village.

Lake City has a beautiful lake front and marina; offering fishing, boating, sailing, golf, antique shopping, restaurants, bakery and bars. Not to be missed annual events include Tour de Pepin, Waterski Days, Johny Apple Seed Days, and Winterfest. Call us or email us for the dates of these events.

Keywords: House, Timeshare, Vacation Home, Vacation Rental, Cabin, Bed and Breakfast, Romantic, Get-a-way

Property Type

  • House
  • 1100 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental


          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


          • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

            Responsible adults of 20 years or more of age....moreless

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

          Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7, Beds for 6-7

          • Bedroom 1: 1 queen


          • Bedroom 2: 1 queen


          • Bedroom 3: 1 double


          • Queen size Beds (2), Double Beds (1) This is located in the lower level (basement) with the exercise equipment and 3/4 bath. There are two exits from this room....moreless

          Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

          Kitchen & Dining

          • Coffee Maker:

            We usually provide coffee also but not a bad idea to bring your own. Especially for stays over three days....moreless

          • Microwave:

            Nice stainless steel over the oven with hood....moreless

          • Catering Available:

            Let us know. Our neighbor is a caterer....moreless

          • Pantry Items:

            Rice cooker and crock pot available....moreless

          • Cooking Utensils
          • Dishes & Utensils
          • Toaster
          • Seating for 6 people


          • Gas Fireplace:

            Each bedroom upstairs has a gas fireplace in front of the bed....moreless

          • Living Room seats 5:

            Nice couch and other seating in front of TV....moreless

          • Washing Machine:

            In the basement. Detergent is provided....moreless

          • Clothes Dryer:

            Fabric softener sheets provided....moreless

          • Parking:

            Drive way and street parking...moreless

          • Air Conditioning:

            Central air....moreless

          • Fireplace:


          • Towels Provided
          • Hair Dryer
          • Iron & Board
          • Linens Provided

          Other Amenities

              • Exercise equipment in basement/lower level.


              • Video Library:

                Many nice DVD movies on location for your use....moreless

              • Television:

                Big screen with good sound....moreless

              • Books:

                Nice selection of books...moreless

              • Satellite / Cable:

                Showtime, HBO, Cinimax...moreless

              • VCR
              • Stereo
              • CD Player
              • DVD Player
              • Games


              • Telephone:

                Bring your cell phone or ask and we can provide a land line....moreless

              • Wireless Internet:

                Ask for connection details upon arrival....moreless

              Pool & Spa

              Outdoor Features

              • Tennis:

                Lots of public courts. Two downtown have just been resurfaced....moreless

              • Ski & Snowboard:

                Welch ski area is 40 Miles away. Great resort....moreless

              • Balcony:

                On second floor off of one of the bedrooms....moreless


              • Sports & Activities
              • Tourist Attractions
              • Spa
              • Family
              • Historic
              • Romantic

              Location & View

                  • Lake View:

                    Very nice view of Lake Pepin (widest part of Mississippi River). We are 1/2 block away from River (Lake Pepin)....moreless


                  • Churches
                  • Fishing
                  • Skiing
                  • Golf
                  • Wind-Surfing
                  • Water Skiing
                  • Mountain Biking
                  • Hunting
                  • Snowmobiling
                  • Freshwater Fishing
                  • Hunting Small Game
                  • Cycling
                  • Ice Skating
                  • Snowboarding
                  • Rock Climbing
                  • Cross Country Skiing
                  • Basketball Court
                  • Swimming
                  • Tennis
                  • Hiking
                  • Jet Skiing
                  • Rafting
                  • Fly Fishing
                  • Kayaking
                  • Sailing
                  • Medical Services
                  • Hospital
                  • Library
                  • Marina
                  • Playground
                  • Recreation Center
                  • Restaurants
                  • Winery Tours
                  • Festivals
                  • Photography
                  • Paddle Boating
                  • Boating
                  • Scenic Drives
                  • Sight Seeing
                  • Sledding
                  • Shopping
                  • Wildlife Viewing
                  • Gambling Casinos
                  • Beachcombing
                  • Bird Watching
                  • Antiquing
                  • Walking
                  • ATM/Bank
                  • Fitness Center
                  • Groceries
                  • Pier Fishing
                  • Water Tubing


                  Write a review 4.8
                  from 13 traveler reviews
                  Rental basis: Per property
                  Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                  Jun 7 - Oct 31, 2014
                  2 night min stay
                  $155 $180
                  Fri, Sat, Sun
                  $805 $1,950

                  Rates are based on 5 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest

                  My Standard Rate
                  2 night min stay
                  $145 $180
                  Fri, Sat, Sun
                  $765 $1,650
                  * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

                  Additional information about rental rates


                  • Tax Rate 9.875%


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                  Last updated: 08/20/2014
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                  21 Unavailable
                  22 Today
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                  65 Miles
                  Nearest Airport
                  Minneapolis/St. Paul
                  17 Miles
                  Nearest Train
                  Red Wing
                  0.01 Miles
                  Nearest Motorway
                  Highway 61
                  0.01 Miles
                  Nearest Beach
                  Lake City
                  0.3 Miles
                  Nearest Barpub
                  Old Bank Bar
                  35 Miles
                  Nearest Ski
                  Welch Village
                  0.5 Miles
                  Nearest Golf
                  The Jewel Golf Club
                  0.5 Miles
                  Nearest Restaurant

                  Car: Recommended

                  Bird watching - eagles!


                  Owner info

                  Year Purchased: 2001

                  About the owner: Besides having several rental properties in Lake City and Frontenac, we have two antique stores in Lake City. Ask us for recommendations as to where to shop, eat and play! Deb and Greg

                  Why the Owner Chose Lake City:
                  We were looking for a romantic weekend get-a-way place when we lived in Chicago and Lake City/Lake Pepin is one of the most beautiful areas in the country. All seasons are experienced to the fullest. Being on the river offers an ever changing view and experience. Beautiful sunrises start your day in this hearty country. Some of the friendliest folks in the Midwest live in this little town and The Jewel Golf Course offers the very best golf in the Midwest.

                  The Unique Benefits at this House:
                  You will enjoy a beautiful view of the Mississippi River and Lake Pepin from several windows of the home. The front room with windows on three sides in an excellent room to read and bask in the sun while enjoying the view. Location is ideal for experiencing the lakefront and walking about Lake City. Relax in one of the two Jacuzzis after your day, shopping, boating, golfing, biking, etc. There are endless thing to do year round.

                  Contact us

                  Speaks: english, spanish



                  • Front View of Guest house

                    Front View of Guest house

                  • View of Kitchen from Dining Room area

                    View of Kitchen from Dining Room area

                  • Beautiful sunrise over Lake Pepin taken from house location

                    Beautiful sunrise over Lake Pepin taken from house location

                  • Lower Level Shower

                    Lower Level Shower

                  • New Bedroom in Lower Level (Basement). Has two exists and 3/4 bath.

                    New Bedroom in Lower Level (Basement). Has two exists and 3/4 bath.

                  • View of Living Room

                    View of Living Room

                  • East Bedroom

                    East Bedroom

                  • Early sunrise over Lake Pepin and Wisconsin Bluffs

                    Early sunrise over Lake Pepin and Wisconsin Bluffs

                  • Lower level bedroom showing entrance to bathroom and 2nd exist.

                    Lower level bedroom showing entrance to bathroom and 2nd exist.

                  VRBO #234197

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                  This listing was first published here in 2009.

                  Date last modified - Sunday, August 10, 2014

                  $145 - $180 per night (USD)

                  3 Bedroom / 3 Bathroom
                  Sleeps 7

                  View calendar: Updated 08/20/14
                  Minimum stay: 2 nights
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