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Handcrafted Log Lodge with Cozy Wood-Burning Fireplace and Acres of Ski Trails!!

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How could you stay anywhere else? The pool is calling....

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Last updated: 11/22/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Hayward lodge description

Lake Wind Lodge.... here you experience the ultimate in Up North relaxation! Imagine waking up to the morning sun and relaxing by your own private pool with a good book...or enjoying coffee on the screened-in porch overlooking the stream and waterfalls...or relaxing in the hot tub overlooking the lake...or walking down the wooded path to the sand beach and taking out a canoe onto the clear, quiet waters of the lake (take along a fishing pole, the bass are biting! And don't forget your binoculars, the variety of birds to be seen is amazing!)

In the evening, enjoy an amazing gourmet meal made just for you by your own private chef, and then relax by the warm and beautiful stone fireplace...or outside by the fire ring on the stone patio overlooking the lake. Or if you prefer, soak in the hot tub under the stars or steam your cares away in the handcrafted Finnish sauna and then cool off in the pool (or in the winter, roll in the snow).

This 'Work of Art' Handcrafted Full-Log Home with an open floor plan is located on the quiet shores of Spring Lake, just 15 minutes from Hayward, WI. At 3250 square feet, with 2 bedrooms, 2 built-in Scandinavian-style beds, and with a Pool/Guest House (for 4 more people), there is plenty of space for up to 10 people. You won't find a more quiet or private place to relax.... as afore-mentioned, swim in the beautiful private pool, watch a variety of wildlife, enjoy a bonfire overlooking the lake, fish, hike, x-c ski, and generally enjoy a slower paced 'pampering' visit! Massage services are available on-site, as are chef services! (Both for an additional cost; although one meal is included in the weekly rental rate and can be provided on site). For those meals that the chef doesn't provide, this home has a beautiful gourmet kitchen complete with granite countertops, an island with seating, and stainless steel professional appliances... Thermador double-wall ovens, a gas cooktop, a dishwasher, and a refrigerator/freezer. Be ready to relax and slow down... you'll feel as if you're at a spa... with the amazing pool, sauna, hot tub, robes, slippers, and pool/guest house, with massage services available!

This is the perfect getaway spot for reconnecting with loved ones...whether as a romantic weekend away or a fun week with close friends, this place has a way of creating wonderful memories for everyone who visits!

Property Type

  • Lodge
  • 3550 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

      • Catering Available
      • Breakfast - Booking Possible
      • Lunch - Booking Possible
      • Dinner - Booking Possible

      Onsite Services

      • Housekeeper Included
      • Chauffeur
      • Concierge
      • Massage
      • Private Chef

      Suitability

      • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

        The minimum age for the contact person, who actually pays for the booking, is 24 years old....moreless

      • Non Smoking Only:

        Lake Wind Lodge is a non-smoking property. Smoking is not permitted inside either the Lodge or Pool/Guest House, or outside on the grounds. A $150 fee will be assessed should any evidence of smoking be found....moreless

      • Pets Not Allowed
      • Wheelchair Inaccessible:

        The Pool/Guest House is all on one floor....moreless

      Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 10

      • The Bear Den : 1 double

        Cozy Bear-themed bedroom, with a relaxing settee...moreless

      • Scandinavian style built-in beds: 2 twin/ single

        Also has a large flat screen TV, a fridge, and a microwave...moreless

      • Master Loft Suite: 1 queen

        Includes full bathroom with a Jacuzzi tub and heated floors...moreless

      • Pool/Guest House: 1 queen, 2 twin/ single

        Also has a bathroom, microwave, outdoor shower and kitchen...moreless

      • There is a Queen size bed (sleeps 2) In the Loft Master Suite, a Double bed (sleeps 2) in the Bear Den room (lower level), the built-in beds in the lower level Media Room are Twin/Single beds (sleeps 2). The Guest House has one Queen bed (sleeps 2), and 2 Twin/Single beds (sleeps 2). All of the sheet sets are Egyptian Cotton, with at least a 400 thread count!...moreless

      Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

      • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower, jetted tub

        Jetted Tub...moreless

      • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower

        Large tiled shower, with 2 shower heads and music!...moreless

      • Bathroom 4: toilet

        Features a hand-thrown ceramic sink, furniture pedestal...moreless

      • Bathroom 3: toilet, shower

        Enjoy showering outdoors in the fresh air among the trees!...moreless

      • 3.5+ bathrooms. In the Winter, the Guest House has no running water, but water jugs are provided so that both the sink and toilet can be used! It's your chance to go 'glamping'- glamour camping! :)...moreless

      Other Amenities

          • This beautiful property is perfect for adult family gatherings, and birding groups (the marsh nearby attracts amazing numbers and types of birds during the spring, summer, and fall!) as well as women's groups focused on pampering; with the sauna, pool, hot tub, robes, chef and wine steward services, and massages available!...moreless

          Entertainment

          • Books:

            Plenty of leisure reading choices available....moreless

          • CD Player
          • DVD Player:

            Blu Ray DVD player...moreless

          • Games:

            Plenty of board games to choose from!...moreless

          • Music Library:

            Great collection of CDs/music in the Great Room....moreless

          • Satellite / Cable:

            Direct TV with hundreds of channels available....moreless

          • Stereo:

            iPod docks in multiple rooms....moreless

          • Television:

            There is a 52'' Plasma TV in the entertainment center/wet bar area, a TV in the kitchen, a TV in the loft bedroom that swivels to watch from bed or the Jacuzzi tub, and a TV in the Pool/Guest House....moreless

          • Toys:

            A few 'water toys' for the pool are provided. ...moreless

          • Video Library:

            A Blu Ray DVD library provided, with a variety of titles available....moreless

          Theme

          • Adventure
          • Away From It All
          • Romantic
          • Spa
          • Tourist Attractions

          Attractions

          • Churches
          • Cinemas
          • Health/Beauty Spa
          • Library
          • Live Theater
          • Museums
          • Restaurants
          • Winery Tours

          Local Services & Businesses

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

          Leisure Activities

          • Antiquing
          • Bird Watching
          • Boating
          • Eco Tourism
          • Gambling Casinos
          • Horseback Riding
          • Miniature Golf
          • Paddle Boating
          • Scenic Drives
          • Shopping
          • Sight Seeing
          • Walking
          • Wildlife Viewing

          Location Type

          • Lake View:

            The Great Room of the Lodge has a gorgeous view of the lake, with no other houses in the view, looking across the lake....moreless

          • Lakefront:

            Our property has a dock directly on Spring Lake, just a few hundred yards down a wooded trail. There is a canoe, paddleboat, and small pontoon boat available for renters to use....moreless

          • Ski-In:

            There are cross-country ski trails on the 37 acre property...moreless

          • Ski-Out

          Sports & Adventure Activities

          • Cross Country Skiing
          • Cycling
          • Fishing
          • Fly Fishing
          • Freshwater Fishing
          • Golf
          • Golf Privileges Optional
          • Hiking
          • Kayaking
          • Swimming

          Dining

          • Dining:

            Eat-in kitchen, and formal dining room that overlooks private pool and lake. Also a poolside patio/dining area....moreless

          • Dining Area
          • Seating for 10 people

          General

          • Air Conditioning:

            Both the Lodge and the Pool/Guest House have air conditioning, as needed....moreless

          • Clothes Dryer:

            ASKO energy-efficient dryer available for guests to use as desired....moreless

          • Hair Dryer
          • Heating:

            Radiant floor heat in both the main cabin and the guest house....moreless

          • Internet:

            Wi-fi service available....moreless

          • Iron & Board
          • Linens Provided:

            All bed linens are provided, so you have less to haul with you!...moreless

          • Living Room:

            The Great Room features a wonderful woodburning fireplace and great views of the lake. ...moreless

          • Parking:

            Three cars can park comfortably in the drive....moreless

          • Parking Off Street
          • Telephone:

            Cell service. ...moreless

          • Towels Provided:

            Full sets of Bathroom towels and pool towels are provided. Please bring your own beach towels....moreless

          • Washing Machine:

            ASKO energy-efficient washer available for guests to use as desired....moreless

          • Wood Fireplace:

            Beautiful wood-burning stone fireplace... a cozy place to curl up in front of on a cold winter's day, or cool spring/fall evenings. In the summer, a candelabra provides ambience without the heat....moreless

          Kitchen

          • Catering Available:

            Professional chef services are available; one meal for up to 10 people is included in the Summer Season weekly rate! For a bed and breakfast experience, chef-prepared breakfasts can also be arranged....moreless

          • Coffee Maker:

            Deluxe Keurig coffeemaker! (There is also a smaller version in the Pool/Guest House)...moreless

          • Cooking Utensils:

            Everything that you might need in the way of kitchen utensils is provided....moreless

          • Dishes & Utensils:

            A full set of Calphalon cooking pots and pans are available, as well as place settings for up to 10 people....moreless

          • Dishwasher:

            Beautiful and quiet stainless steel Bosch dishwasher....moreless

          • Ice Maker
          • Kitchen:

            Gourmet kitchen complete with granite countertops and island, and professional Thermador stainless appliances....moreless

          • Microwave:

            Stainless steel microwave, hidden away behind one of the birch cabinet doors....moreless

          • Pantry Items:

            Limited pantry items are available, including cooking and baking staples, coffees and teas, as well as paper items (paper towels, napkins, toilet paper, etc.)...moreless

          • Refrigerator:

            Stainless Steel French Door Refrigerator; with water dispenser on the door, and ice maker/freezer drawer below. ...moreless

          • Stove:

            Thermador Professional cooktop and double-wall ovens....moreless

          • Toaster

          Outside

          • Balcony:

            Enjoy the view of the pool and pool/guest house from the balcony off the loft bedroom....moreless

          • Bicycles:

            Available to rent, with advance notice....moreless

          • Boat:

            A small pontoon boat (for 4 people) with an electric motor is available for guest use, as is a paddleboat....moreless

          • Deck / Patio:

            Beautiful stone patio with a fire ring, overlooking the lake. Seats 10....moreless

          • Golf:

            There are many great golf courses available in the area....moreless

          • Kayak / Canoe:

            A canoe and a kayak are available for guest use ...moreless

          • Lawn / Garden:

            There is beautiful rocky landscaping in the front of the Lodge, including a stream with several waterfalls, which the outdoor shower overlooks. ...moreless

          • Outdoor Grill:

            Amazing outdoor kitchen with granite countertops, complete with a built-in grill, refrigerator, and wine cooler....moreless

          • Ski & Snowboard:

            The ungroomed trails are great for snowshoeing and cross-country skiing!...moreless

          Pool / Spa

          • Heated Pool
          • Hot Tub:

            Relax in the outside 6 person whirlpool tub overlooking the lake....moreless

          • Private Pool:

            Right outside the Great Room door; swim laps and then relax on a chaise lounge with a good book and a cool drink! 6 chaise lounges and 2 tables with four chairs each. ...moreless

          • Sauna:

            Ah... let the heat soak into your bones, then cool off by jumping into the adjoining pool! (Or in the winter, roll in the snow, a.k.a., a Finnish bath!)...moreless

          • Jetted Tub:

            Romantic 2 person jetted tub up in the loft bedroom, complete with skylights for those starry, starry nights....moreless

          House Cleaning

              • Housekeeper Included
               

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              Rental basis: Per property
              Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
              Winter Season
              Nov 22 - Mar 31, 2015
              2 night min stay
              $395
              Birkiebiner Ski Race Weekend
              Feb 19 - Feb 21, 2015
              3 night min stay

              $1,500
              flat fee
              Spring 2015 Season
              May 22 - Jun 18, 2015
              3 night min stay
              $425
              Summer 2015 Season
              Jun 19 - Aug 27, 2015
              7 night min stay

              $4,225
              September 2015 Season
              Aug 28 - Sep 30, 2015
              2 night min stay
              $425
              Fall 2015 Season
              Oct 1 - Nov 20, 2015
              2 night min stay
              $395

              Additional information about rental rates

              Fees:

              • Cleaning Fee $150 + tax
              • Tax Rate 5.5%

              Notes:

              For Holidays, we require a minimum stay of 3 nights (4 nights over Christmas Holiday and NYE).

              To book the dates, we send out a contract to the reservation holder to sign and send back along with 50% down payment. Damage Deposit= $1,000 hold on cc

              We accept personal checks or credit cards (Discover, Visa, MC- a 3% surcharge added).

              Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice.


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              Policy available by contacting owner when booking.


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              Last updated: 11/22/2014
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              Location

              20 Miles
              Nearest Airport
              Hayward, WI
              2 Miles
              Nearest Barpub
              The VFW in Springbrook, WI
              10 Miles
              Nearest Golf
              The Spooner Golf Course
              2 Miles
              Nearest Motorway
              Hwy 63
              10 Miles
              Nearest Restaurant
              The Prime in Trego, WI
              60 Miles
              Nearest Ski
              X-C skiing is right outside our door! Downhill-

              Car: Necessary

              Lake Wind Lodge is perfectly located between the towns of Hayward and Spooner, WI; both of which offer amazing restaurants, shopping options of all kinds, world class golf courses and cross-country ski trails (home of the annual Birkebiner ski race), live music, concerts and theatre, museums, old-time train rides, lumberjack shows, casinos, and numerous area festivals. Along with offer numerous lake activities, we are also only 2 miles away from the famous Namekagon River, a National History waterway, which offers canoeing, kayaking, and tubing opportunities.

               

              Owner info

              Year Purchased: 2010

              About the owner: Neal and Stacy are the owners; Neal has been a corporate business owner in the landscaping industry for many years. He is currently a Co-Owner of Lake Wind Concierge Service, the Hayward Lakes Area's premiere Concierge and Caretaking service; he is also a talented Artist, Teacher, and Martial Arts Instructor. His latest endeavor has been building Lake Wind Lodge; his own hand-hewn log home in a classic lodge style. Versed in a wide range of skills, Neal has the ability to help with almost any problem that arises. He is also available to teach guests classes in Tai Chi, Chi Gyung energy work, and breathing and stretching exercises. His wife, Stacy, has been a Licensed Psychologist for many years, and has provided Therapy and Personal Coaching services, with her clients ranging from adults to children. She is also a talented Musician and Event Music Coordinator. Her career has included playing on a Mississippi Riverboat, at the Minnesota State Fair, at numerous weddings and parties, and at various restaurants and lounge venues. Her repertoire ranges from folk, gospel, bluegrass, country, jazz, to children's music. She is available to provide music (singing around the campfire anyone? :) for guests' enjoyment.

              Why the Owner Chose Hayward:
              It is nearly impossible to find a handcrafted full-log home on a quiet lake with 8 acres of hiking/x-c skiing trails, with it's own private pool, hot tub, and sauna, and with a gourmet chef, wine steward, musician, and massage therapist available!

              The Unique Benefits at this Lodge:
              *Private swimming pool, hot tub, sauna, wine cellar, fire ring overlooking the lake, a wood-burning fireplace, and an outdoor kitchen! *Spa-like setting: robes and slippers included; the weekly rate during the High/Summer season includes one meal prepared on-site by our professional gourmet chef for up to 10 people; massage services are also available! *Amazing landscaping, including an outdoor shower, a stream and numerous waterfalls into a pond *8 acres of hiking and x-c ski trails


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              Speaks: english

               

              Photos

              • How could you stay anywhere else? The pool is calling....

                How could you stay anywhere else? The pool is calling....

              • The welcoming sight of the front foyer of the Lodge.

                The welcoming sight of the front foyer of the Lodge.

              • Large 2 person jetted tub, perfect for relaxing in after a fun-filled day!

                Large 2 person jetted tub, perfect for relaxing in after a fun-filled day!

              • The other side of the kitchen features a granite island and a Bosch dishwasher.

                The other side of the kitchen features a granite island and a Bosch dishwasher.

              • Enjoy a meal at the table in the Great Room, with a beautiful view of the lake.

                Enjoy a meal at the table in the Great Room, with a beautiful view of the lake.

              • The Bear Den lower level bedroom... a cozy retreat...

                The Bear Den lower level bedroom... a cozy retreat...

              • The lower level features a lovely and private wine cellar and tasting room.

                The lower level features a lovely and private wine cellar and tasting room.

              • Enjoy the ultimate in pampering; a poolside massage while staying at the Lodge!

                Enjoy the ultimate in pampering; a poolside massage while staying at the Lodge!

              • Our natural stone fireplace, flanked by 1890's era built-in antique cabinets.

                Our natural stone fireplace, flanked by 1890's era built-in antique cabinets.

              • The Guest House has an open air outside shower, hidden behind a massive boulder!

                The Guest House has an open air outside shower, hidden behind a massive boulder!

              • Cozy built-in queen bed in Guest House

                Cozy built-in queen bed in Guest House

              • Come enjoy a hike on the 37 acres of trails...

                Come enjoy a hike on the 37 acres of trails...

              • Cross the bridge and enter your private Up North relaxing sanctuary!

                Cross the bridge and enter your private Up North relaxing sanctuary!

              • Romantic and cozy four-poster Queen bed in the Loft Bedroom Suite.

                Romantic and cozy four-poster Queen bed in the Loft Bedroom Suite.

              • Thermador cooktop/double-wall ovens, pot filler, range hood, granite countertops

                Thermador cooktop/double-wall ovens, pot filler, range hood, granite countertops

              • Our weekly rental rates include one chef-prepared gourmet meal on-site.

                Our weekly rental rates include one chef-prepared gourmet meal on-site.

              • Media room! 53' flat screen, Blu Ray player, iPod dock, wet bar, built-in beds.

                Media room! 53' flat screen, Blu Ray player, iPod dock, wet bar, built-in beds.

              • Enjoy the large tiled shower, with two shower heads and  music speakers...

                Enjoy the large tiled shower, with two shower heads and music speakers...

              • Guest enjoy a leisurely lunch on the stone patio overlooking the pool and lake.

                Guest enjoy a leisurely lunch on the stone patio overlooking the pool and lake.

              • The Guest House and outdoor kitchen is just across the pool, for all to enjoy!

                The Guest House and outdoor kitchen is just across the pool, for all to enjoy!

              • Enjoy creating and grilling out in the fresh air in the amazing Outdoor Kitchen!

                Enjoy creating and grilling out in the fresh air in the amazing Outdoor Kitchen!

              • Beautiful antique dresser doubles as a sink in the Guest House.

                Beautiful antique dresser doubles as a sink in the Guest House.

              • Comfy twin beds in Guest House loft

                Comfy twin beds in Guest House loft

              • The end to a relaxing day, on the peaceful shores of sparkling Spring Lake.

                The end to a relaxing day, on the peaceful shores of sparkling Spring Lake.

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              Date last modified - Thursday, November 27, 2014

              $395 - $604 per night (USD)
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              4 Bedroom / 3.5 Bathroom
              Sleeps 10

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              Minimum stay: 2-7 nights
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