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Stunning Views of Lake Pepin & Maiden Rock

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Last updated: 02/25/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Lake City house description

The address of this is: 518 N. Lakeshore Drive, Lake City, MN 55041

Lake City is a lovely 'seaside-like' town on Minnesota's South Shore of Lake Pepin.

This lovely home was completely remodeled in the first half of 2012, but the charm and character remains intact. A new kitchen, new bathrooms (3.5 of them), new 'everything' is just what makes this old house so special.

Option #1 - Sleeps 12 (House & Guest House)
The House is 2,000 sq. ft. plus a screened porch, two large decks (one with an over-sized picnic table and the 2nd deck with a fire pit). Both decks offer 'Stunning Views' of Lake Pepin.

The living room has a wonderful bay window. There wooden plantation shutters throughout the home, hardwood floors, leather sofa bed (queen), cozy chairs, built-in electric fireplace, large flat screen 37' TV with cable & wireless internet. The dining room has a built-in bench and a trestle table with seating for 10. The kitchen is fully equipped and has solid granite counter tops. There is a breakfast bar for three (3) in the kitchen with great views. There is a family room off the kitchen with a 2nd TV, gas fireplace/heater and more great views. Off the family room there is a lovely screened-in porch.

All linens are provided, plus there is a washer & dryer.

The 1st floor bedroom (queen) has an attached 3/4 bathroom . Also, on the main level away from all the living space, there is a new over-sized bathroom with a walk-in shower. There is also a third bathroom on the main level which features a pedestal, cast iron bathtub. Upstairs is a large bedroom (king) and a sleeping loft-like room (2 twin beds). There is also a 1/2 bath on the upstairs level.

The separate Guest House (also w/ stunning views of the Lake) sleeps 4 and has a corner built-in daybed (queen) with lots of pillows. In addition, there is a bunk bed (2 twins), a game table which seats 6, and a TV w/cable. It's a great spot for kids to hang out or it provides your group with some extra living space. The Guest House is available from April through October. The 'Guest House' has air conditioning and an electric fireplace/heater.

Option #2 - Sleeps 8
This is the main house only and does not include the guest house.

Pricing for Option #1 & #2:

Option #1: 3 bedrooms plus living room w/sofa bed and 'guest house' - sleeps up to 12
Option #2: 3 bedrooms plus living room w/sofa bed - sleeps up to 8
Weekday Rate (Sun. - Thurs.) Option #1 $245/nt Option #2 $195/nt
Weekend Rate (Fri. & Sat.) Option #1 $295/nt Option #2 $250/nt
Weekly Rate (7 nights) Option #1 $1,600/wk Option #2 $1,300/wk

Two (2) night minimum - Check-in 4 p.m. and check-out is 11 a.m. unless otherwise arranged.

SUMMER RESERVATION POLICY FOR 2015:
For the THREE (3) months of June, July & August we accept reservations for one week or longer on Option #1 only - which includes the guest house. We also require a Friday to Friday stay. For all other months, we accept reservations for two (2) nights or more for either Option #1 or Option #2.

If your preferred dates are unavailable, please check out our other vacation rental properties on VRBO: #276481, #568670 & #186306.

We own four (4) Coastal Style Vacation Rentals in Lake City which are all featured on VRBO. If you contact us and ask for a 'comparison sheet,' we will email it to you as it's an easy to read spec/rate sheet that compares all four properties. This will assist you in selecting the best property for your needs and budget.

Keywords: An older home that's completely remodeled with all the modern amenities and craftsmanship, yet still offers 'this old house' charm ...

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Property Type

  • House
  • 2200 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    Minimum age is 25...moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12, Beds for 12

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

    Off the living room, lake view, private 3/4 bath...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 king

    Large bedroom, upstairs, extra seating space, large closet...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 2 twin/ single

    Lofted area w/2 twin beds, 1/2 bath with skylight...moreless

  • Living Room Sofa Bed: 1 queen, 1 sleep sofa /futon

    Leather sofa bed converts to queen size bed...moreless

  • Bedroom 4: 1 queen, 1 bunk bed

    Guest House has a queen bed and a bunk with two twin beds...moreless

  • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (3), Twin or Single Beds (2), one bunk with two twins, Baby Cribs (1) Pack & Plays are available, Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Queen size sofa bed...moreless

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

Other Amenities

  • The house features two decks plus a screened porch and an over-sized picnic table and fire pit. Inside the home, there are two (2) electric fireplaces which provide that cozy atmosphere for those chilly evenings or rainy days....moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games:

    Games, books, DVDs & CDs & Yard games (Bean bag, Ladders, etc.)...moreless

  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television:

    four (4) TVs; Blu-Ray; iPod/iPad Docking station....moreless

  • Video Library

Leisure Activities

  • Horseback Riding

Location Type

  • Lake View

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Sailing
  • Skiing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace:

    Electric fireplace/heater in living room and guest house, plus a gas fireplace in the the family room......moreless

  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet:

    wifi...moreless

Kitchen

  • Catering Available
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items:

    Electric pancake gridle, coffee grinder, crock pot, electric hand mixer, coffee carafe...moreless

  • Refrigerator:

    With ice & water dispensor...moreless

  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Bicycles
  • Deck / Patio:

    Fire Pit - wood bundles available around town...moreless

  • Gazebo:

    There is a lovely pergola over one of the decks which is covered by ivy and provides a nice cover from the afternoon sun....moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    Fenced yard with over-sized picnic table...moreless

 

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2 night min stay
$195 $295
Fri, Sat
$1,600

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  • Tax Rate 9.875%

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Last updated: 02/25/2015
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Location

  • Skyline On Pepin

    "The restaurant has a wonderful view of Lake Pepin with outside seating. "

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  • Bronk's Bar & Grill

    "A local favorite that was totally 'remade' in the fall of 2012 via the Food Channel. "

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  • Lake City Golf Club

    "A great golf club and great place to grab a sandwich."

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  • Port of Call

    "Totally remodeled in 2011. A new sports bar with lots of space and good food. A new bowlin..."

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  • Nosh Restaurant & Bar

    "Lake City's Finest and just voted "Minnesota's Best Restaurant with a View." Reservations r..."

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  • Rabbit's Bakery

    "A great place to grab a loaf a bread, a pastry and a cup of coffee."

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  • Chickadee Cottage Tearoom and Restaurant

    "One of Lake City's favorites. A wonderful place with great food."

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  • Papa Tronnio's Pizza

    "If you like good pizza you'll like Papa Tronnio's Pizza."

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  • Jewel Golf Club, The

    "A great and challenging golf course with a lovely club house. A Hale Irwin design that's op..."

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  • Lake Pepin Paddleboat

    "A perfect way to see the Lake and from a replica paddleboat from another era. Every bit wor..."

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45 Miles
Nearest Airport
65 miles to Twin Cities; 45 miles to Rochester's
0.5 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Port 104, Bank's Bar, Railhouse
1 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Paddle Boat
1 Miles
Nearest Golf
Lake City Municipal Golf, Jewel
15 Miles
Nearest Train
Red Wing, MN
0.1 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Hwy 61 & Hwy 63
0.5 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Chickadee, Port 104, Railhouse, Nosh
0.25 Miles
Nearest Beach
Ohuta Beach or Kok-Si-La

Car: Recommended

We can provide a canoe during the summer and snowshoes in the winter...

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2011

About the owner: John & Sharon own four vacation rentals in Lake City. They all feature a 'coastal theme' as they believe there is nothing more soothing and more comforting than to be near the water in a cozy, coastal home with lots of space and lots of family & friends.

Why the Owner Chose Lake City:
All three of the 'vacation rentals' are within a few hundred feet of each other. Two properties are back to back and are separated by a cute picket fence but connected by a gate. Occasionally, large groups choose to rent both homes as they can walk from one home to the other in about 30 seconds.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Because this property can sleep up to 12 and offers options; it can be configured to meet your needs. It is very attractive to larger groups who need space and beds. It's perfect for that family reunion, girl friend getaways or that multiple family gathering.


Contact us

Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • The stunniing view of Lake Pepin from the back of the house...

    The stunniing view of Lake Pepin from the back of the house...

  • Charming, large & with a guest house

    Charming, large & with a guest house

  • A new kitchen with all the amenities, plus a view of the Lake...

    A new kitchen with all the amenities, plus a view of the Lake...

  • A new bathroom that's like a spa from the past...

    A new bathroom that's like a spa from the past...

  • Main level bedroom w/queen and 3/4 bath

    Main level bedroom w/queen and 3/4 bath

  • 2nd. floor 'loft area' with two (2) twin beds

    2nd. floor 'loft area' with two (2) twin beds

  • Guest house sleeps 4; a queen bed, a bunk bed w/two twins, plus tv & game table

    Guest house sleeps 4; a queen bed, a bunk bed w/two twins, plus tv & game table

  • Oversized picnic table on the second deck & the gas grill. Guest house on left.

    Oversized picnic table on the second deck & the gas grill. Guest house on left.

  • The charm of an old home, but with all the modern amenities & conveniences

    The charm of an old home, but with all the modern amenities & conveniences

  • A large living room w/electric fireplace, large HDTV, BluRay, and lots of charm

    A large living room w/electric fireplace, large HDTV, BluRay, and lots of charm

  • A lovely dining room with lots of seating

    A lovely dining room with lots of seating

  • The view from the family room through the screened porch, over the deck...

    The view from the family room through the screened porch, over the deck...

  • Large upstrairs bedroom with king size bed and lots of sitting room...

    Large upstrairs bedroom with king size bed and lots of sitting room...

  • A partial view of the loft and 1/2 bath

    A partial view of the loft and 1/2 bath

  • Large deck with 'stunning views,' firepit and lots of seating

    Large deck with 'stunning views,' firepit and lots of seating

VRBO #385710

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  • Sleeps
    12
  • Bedrooms
    4
  • Bathrooms
    3.5
  • Property type
    House
  • Reviews
    27
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Member since: 2008
Speaks: english
  • Response time: Within a few days
  • Response rate: 80%
  • Calendar last updated: 02/25/2015
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