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Ella's Inn - Value Priced Lodging in the Heart of Grand Marais

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Last updated: 09/15/2014

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  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
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Grand Marais house description

Welcome to Ella's Inn in beautiful Grand Marais. This charming classic bungalow is located two blocks from the Grand Marais harbor and within walking distance to everything Grand Marais has to offer.

Our focus is to provide our guests an 'at home' feeling with clean and comfortable accomodations at a value price. A fully equipped kitchen, living room, dining room, three bathrooms and five bedrooms allow you to make Ella's Inn your home away from home.

Due to allergies, Ella's does NOT accept pets. Thank you.

Owned and Managed by Backlund Realty

Keywords: Single room or whole house rental, walk to Art Colony and North House Folk School, guesthouse, inn, vacation rental home, bungalow, rooms for rent, value priced, fully equipped kitchen, living room, dining room, affordable, year round rental, Lake Superior, Grand Marais, North Shore, cabin

Property Type

      • House

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental

          Suitability

          • Non Smoking Only
          • Pets Not Allowed:

            Sorry, for the comfort of all our guests, pets are not allowed....moreless

          Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 10

          Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

          Other Amenities

              • Outdoor area for campfires, short walk to town, next door to Art Colony, four block walk to North House Folk School....moreless

              Entertainment

              • CD Player
              • DVD Player
              • Television:

                There is a TV with DVD in the living room....moreless

              • VCR

              Attractions

                  • Restaurants

                  Local Services & Businesses

                      • Fitness Center

                      Leisure Activities

                      • Horseback Riding
                      • Miniature Golf
                      • Shopping
                      • Sight Seeing
                      • Wildlife Viewing

                      Sports & Adventure Activities

                      • Fishing
                      • Golf
                      • Hiking
                      • Kayaking
                      • Mountain Biking
                      • Sailing
                      • Skiing
                      • Snowboarding
                      • Snowmobiling
                      • Tennis

                      General

                      • Linens Provided
                      • Parking Off Street
                      • Wireless Internet:

                        Although not broadband, WiFi is available....moreless

                      Kitchen

                      • Cooking Utensils
                      • Dishwasher
                      • Kitchen
                      • Microwave
                      • Refrigerator

                      Outside

                      • Deck / Patio:

                        Large backyard with firepit. Also, seating in the side yard for quiet time reading or enjoying a meal....moreless

                      • Outdoor Grill
                       

                      Reviews

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                      from 13 traveler reviews
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                      From $59/night to $295/night for whole house rental (taxes additional)
                      Mailing address for payment is Ella's Inn PO Box 1360, Grand Marais, MN 55604
                      

                      Note: Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice.


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                      Owner info

                      About the owner: Owners Terry and Lori Backlund have been married since August 2007. Both have had long family histories that tie them to Grand Marais. Terry is co-founder of Sven and Ole's and current owner/broker of Backlund Realty. After a long career with General Motors, Lori finally made her move to Grand Marais. We both enjoy skiing, tennis, golf and most of all, riding our Harleys.

                      Why the Owner Chose Grand Marais:
                      Grand Marais has a unique vibe rarely found in a town of this size. Grand Marais places a premium on culture. The community's Arrowhead Center for the Arts hosts performances ranging from locally produced plays to national recording artists. The renowned North House Folk School attracts students from across the country with its curriculum of folk arts and crafts and construction skills. Founded in 1947, the Grand Marais Art Colony is the oldest art colony in the state. The Johnson Heritage post has continuous showings of works by local and regional artists. Ella's Inn is only two to four blocks from most attractions including great dining, shopping and picturesque harbor views. The historical significance paired with the location makes Ella's Inn the perfect place to call home while in Grand Marais.

                      The Unique Benefits at this House:
                      The guests at Ella's Inn have access to all amenities of the home. A fully equipped kitchen allows guests to dine in or enjoy fresh morning coffee. Relax and share stories of the day's adventures around the outdoor fire ring while toasting marshmallows.


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                      Speaks: english

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                      Photos

                      • Blanketed in Snow and still cozy!

                        Blanketed in Snow and still cozy!

                      • Fully equipped kitchen

                        Fully equipped kitchen

                      • Great back yard for relaxing.

                        Great back yard for relaxing.

                      • North House Wooden Boat Show

                        North House Wooden Boat Show

                      • January 2014  - Beautiful ice on the breakwall within walking distance of Ella's Inn

                        January 2014 - Beautiful ice on the breakwall within walking distance of Ella's Inn

                      • Fun in the harbor on Dragon Boat race weekend.

                        Fun in the harbor on Dragon Boat race weekend.

                      VRBO #359152

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                      This listing was first published here in 2011.

                      Date last modified - Tuesday, September 30, 2014

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                      5 Bedroom / 3 Bathroom
                      Sleeps 10

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                      Member since: 2011
                      Speaks: english
                      • Response time: Within 24 hours
                      • Response rate: 100%
                      • Calendar last updated: 09/15/2014
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                      Ella's Inn - Value Priced Lodging in the Heart of Grand Marais

                      Grand Marais #359152

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