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Charming Lake Home with Expansive View of Diamond Lake.

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South west corner of porch and lake home.

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Last updated: 07/01/2015
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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Location: Atwater, Minnesota USA (less than 1 hour from St. Cloud, less than 2 hours from Minneapolis/St. Paul, 12 miles from Willmar

Accommodations: Summer home, 3 bedrooms, 1½ bathrooms (sleeps 5-6)

Built in 1920, this privately owned summer home is a 1½ story cozy family getaway nestled amongst mature trees on a gentle hill with spectacular views of the water. The location is quiet and private with 170 feet of lakeshore on the north side of Diamond Lake and has a large grassy lawn for lawn games.

Enjoy coffee on the large porch and the sun rising on the lake. Watch loons, blue herons, and other birds feeding in the morning and evenings. Bring your boat and spend the days fishing for Walleye, Bass, Northern, or pan fish, walk down to the beach and swim (hard sand bottom), or enjoy other water sports. Sibley State Park is near by and the national award winning Little Crow Ski Team performs most Friday nights just 10 minutes away.

The cabin has a full kitchen, dining room with a antique table, chairs and buffet, living room with a gas fireplace for chilly nights and hot cocoa, a sunny breakfast nook to enjoy a lazy brunch, and 4 unique bedrooms; 3 upstairs (one bedroom does not have a window) and 1 downstairs. There is a 1/2 bath upstairs and a full bath downstairs. There are eating areas on both sides of the home; a patio on the backside and a large porch on the lake-side as well as several picnic tables for eating meals outdoors.

Come and enjoy the best lakefront property on Diamond Lake.



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Property Type

  • House

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    Families only, not a party spot...moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

  • Other (See Description)

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

    Master...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 double

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 1 twin/ single, 1 sleep sofa /futon

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 5: 1 twin/ single

    ...moreless

  • Queen size Beds (1), Double Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (2) You must bring your own bed linens, pillows are provided....moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom, 1 Half Bathroom

Other Amenities

  • portable fire pit, dock, 170 feet of private beach facing south-south east, canoe, dock, pontoon boat lift, boat rental across lake, over 48 mature burr and white oak trees for shade and picnics, property is 300 feet wide for privacy and lawn games,...moreless

Entertainment

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Theme Parks

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Miniature Golf
  • Paddle Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Beachfront:

    170 feet of sandy lake shore, perfect for boating and fishing. Over 48 mature burr and white oak trees for lots of shade. Over 20 feet above lake for perfect view of lake, sunrise or moonrise....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Hiking
  • Hunting Small Game
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Pier Fishing
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Skiing
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people

General

  • Gas Fireplace
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen:

    You must bring your own kitchen linens....moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Lawn / Garden:

    close to an acre ...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Summer
May 16 - Sep 26, 2015
7 night min stay

$1,150 $3,800
July 4th
Jun 27 - Jul 11, 2015
15 night min stay

$1,250
flat fee
My Standard Rate
7 night min stay

$1,150
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

For parties of more than 6 people an additional fee of $25.00 per person will be accessed.

A damage deposit of $200.00 and half the rental rate is due at reservation date. For reservations of less that 30 days the damage deposit and rental rate is due in full on reservation date. The damage deposit is for security and shall be refunded within 14 days of the Checkout Date provided no deductions are made. A Rental Agreement sheet will be provided with details.


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Calendar

Last updated: 07/01/2015
Check availability
23 Available
21 Unavailable
22 Today
23 Selected dates
 

Location

18 Miles
Nearest Airport
Willmar Airport
5 Miles
Nearest Golf
Atwater
6 Metres
Nearest Restaurant
Spicer
 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2000

About the owner: We want to share our beautiful lake home with others that haven't had a chance to be able to stay at a private lake home and appreciate the chance to kick back without neighbors seeing all that you do.

Why the Owner Chose Willmar:
We vacationed here every summer with our children. The beach is a hard sand bottom and the water warm for great swimming and skiing. The lake had good fishing, and was great for boating, swimming, and lake fun.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Watch sun or moon rise from shore of lake, great walking paths just outside of cottage. Forth of July fireworks can't be beat. Property is 300 feet wide so lots of privacy, and room for picnics and lawn fun. Over 48 mature oak trees for shade and keeping cool. Just 15 minutes from Willmar where shopping, eating, movies, golfing, and sightseeing are great!


Contact us

Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • South west corner of porch and lake home.

    South west corner of porch and lake home.

  • west side of kitchen

    west side of kitchen

  • Dining room with south facing windows

    Dining room with south facing windows

  • Downstairs full bath.

    Downstairs full bath.

  • Master bedroom with window to see the lake in the morning

    Master bedroom with window to see the lake in the morning

  • Second bedroom

    Second bedroom

  • Upstairs half bath

    Upstairs half bath

  • View of lake from porch

    View of lake from porch

  • Lake side view from Porch

    Lake side view from Porch

  • South side of kitchen

    South side of kitchen

  • north side of kitchen, stairs to upper level

    north side of kitchen, stairs to upper level

  • Family room with west picture window by breakfast nook.

    Family room with west picture window by breakfast nook.

  • Extra single bed just off dining room. Couch on right or east side.

    Extra single bed just off dining room. Couch on right or east side.

  • Second bedroom left window to lake, right window to west side.

    Second bedroom left window to lake, right window to west side.

  • Third single upstairs bedroom

    Third single upstairs bedroom

  • Porch from west side looking east

    Porch from west side looking east

  • Yearly wood duck renters!

    Yearly wood duck renters!

  • Another yearly renter family.

    Another yearly renter family.

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Speaks: english
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  • Calendar last updated 07/01/2015
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