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Family-Friendly, Cozy Getaway---One of a Kind! Just Outside Alexandria

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Last, but not least, another spectacular sunset.


Last updated: 08/15/2014
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  • Minimum stay:4-5 nights
  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Alexandria cabin description

Full lakefront wrap around patio with lots of seating, dock overlooking crystal clear water and sandy beach, affordable boat rental nearby, swimming and water activities don't get much better here! We have 2 kayaks, a paddle boat and LOTS of inflatables for water fun! Inside cabin is fully furnished with a cozy sectional perfect for a mid day nap and lounging! Galley Style kitchen with bar style seating and huge round family table. One newly updated bathroom with single stall shower. Four bedrooms include 2 Queen beds and 3 single beds, nice and crisp linens are provided and ready to snuggle into. Living room has TV with Satelite and DVD player. There is plenty of seating in here and has the most gorgeous view of the lake. We have a game area that is stocked with cards, board games and fun activities for you! Charcoal grill ready for great cooking and a bonfire pit located in the back for s'more roasting and campfire songs! You don't need to go far to reach the golf course, and we're just a few miles from town where you can find the bar, LQ store, laundromat, grocery store, and oh yea, the Award winning meat locker! YUM! Quiet evenings, great neighbors, and only 9 miles from Alexandria makes our cabin the perfect vacation spot. We know you will feel the love here!

Property Type

  • 1 story
  • Cabin

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental


          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


          • Non Smoking Only:

            Smoking not allowed inside the cabin. ...moreless

          • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:


          • Pets Not Allowed
          • Children Welcome
          • Long-Term Renters Welcome

          Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7, Beds for 7

          Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

          • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

            Recent updates! ...moreless

          • limited bath towels provided

          Kitchen & Dining

          • Dining:

            Large family round table and bar seating directly adjacent to kitchen and dining....moreless

          • Kitchen:

            Fully furnished kitchen...moreless

          • Dining Area Seats:


          • Refrigerator
          • Stove
          • Microwave
          • Coffee Maker
          • Toaster
          • Pantry Items
          • Dishes & Utensils
          • Oven
          • Seating for 8 people


          • Living Room seats 12:

            Extra large sectional sofa, pull out sofa, and one additional sofa plus arm chairs---tons of seating! TV, Satelite sofas and one large wrap around sofa with 2 end recliners. ...moreless

          • Towels Provided:

            Limited kitchen and bath towels provided. Please bring your own beach towels....moreless

          • Parking:

            Shared driveway with parking available for maximum of 3 cars....moreless

          • Linens Provided:

            One set of sheets and blankets are provided for each bed....moreless

          • Garage:

            Detached Garage, not accessible to renters....moreless

          • Iron & Board
          • Hair Dryer

          Other Amenities

              • There are resorts within walking distance where you can purchase liquor, food items, gifts, and rent fishing, pontoon boats and jet skis. ...moreless


              • Satellite / Cable:

                DISH satellite TV...moreless

              • DVD Player
              • Games
              • Television
              • Stereo

              Outdoor Features

              • Golf:

                Cabin is located directly on 18 hole Lake Miltona Golf Course! Clubhouse is 2 blocks away. Numerous other golf courses within 10 miles, including Lehmann's Alexandria Golf Club. ...moreless

              • Boat:

                Paddle boat, affordable boat rental nearby on lake (seadoos, pontoon, fishing boats), lifevests....moreless

              • Kayak / Canoe:

                2 kayaks with 2 adult life jackets provided...moreless


              • Adventure
              • Romantic
              • Family
              • Away From It All
              • Historic
              • Budget
              • Sports & Activities
              • Tourist Attractions

              Location & View

              • Lakefront:

                Directly on the 'Gold Coast' (sandy beach), Douglas county's largest lake (5725 acres). West facing with the most breathtaking sunsets. ...moreless

              • Golf Course Front:

                Located directly on Lake Miltona's lush 18 hole golf course. Cabin is within walking distance to the club house. Fore!!! ...moreless

              • Lake View:

                View doesn't get much better from this cabin---it is stunning!...moreless


              • Churches
              • Medical Services
              • ATM/Bank
              • Fitness Center
              • Groceries
              • Hospital
              • Laundromat
              • Kayaking
              • Hunting
              • Swimming
              • Sailing
              • Cycling
              • Fishing
              • Skiing
              • Golf
              • Water Skiing
              • Water Tubing
              • Freshwater Fishing
              • Hiking
              • Hunting Big Game
              • Massage Therapist
              • Shopping
              • Miniature Golf
              • Boating
              • Cinemas
              • Marina
              • Museums
              • Playground
              • Theme Parks
              • Live Theater
              • Synagogues
              • Winery Tours
              • Restaurants
              • Hunting Small Game
              • Library
              • Zoo
              • Antiquing
              • Walking
              • Outlet Shopping
              • Paddle Boating
              • Sight Seeing
              • Bird Watching
              • Wildlife Viewing
              • Scenic Drives
              • Water Parks
              • Jet Skiing


              Write a review 4.8
              from 5 traveler reviews
              Rental basis: Per property
              Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
              Jul 29 - Sep 15, 2014
              5 night min stay
              Sep 16 - Oct 17, 2014
              4 night min stay

              Additional information about rental rates


              • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
              • Tax Rate 6.875%


              Security Deposit of $500.00 is due to reserve the property for the dates requested, and will be returned within 7 days after stay and property inspection provided all terms of the contract are met If rental contract is completed 6 months or more prior to check in, the security deposit can be reduced to $250.00, with the additional $250.00 due with the Rental payment due 3 weeks prior to check-in.

              Please send a copy of the signed Guest Agreement with the guest names and signature with the $500.00 security deposit to the address listed on the Contract. Pay Pal is also accepted as a payment method if preferred. This will hold the dates you have requested. The rental payment is due three weeks prior to check-in.

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              Last updated: 08/15/2014
              Check availability
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              21 Unavailable
              22 Today
              23 Selected dates


              • Lake Miltona Golf Club

                "Directly across the road from the cabin! "

              • Downtown Diner

                "Very small so get there early for Breakfast! "

              • Caribou Coffee

                "On Hwy 29 just as you reach Alexandria from the cabin....approx. 9 miles on the right. Free..."

              • Chet's Lakeside Inn, Incorporated

                "The best Fried Chicken and Onion Rings and other good food (and a salad bar) with full bar....."

              • Hayloft Restaurant

                "Home cooking, VERY reasonable prices, VERY casual. At Carlos Corners on Hwy 29. "

              • Carlos Creek Winery

                "They have FREE tours, Wine Tasting is only $6.00 for 5 small glasses....This is a MUST SEE i..."

              • Alexandria Golf Club

                "Lehman's golf couse, this is a huge course and very fancy, and expensive. In Alexandria on 27. "

              • Casey's Amusement Park

                "A nice place to take the kids, they have water bumper cars, mini golf, batting cages, and lo..."

              • Bug A Boo Bay

                "A MUST visit, if just for a Carribean Cocktail. Directly on Lake Darling, Outside (and ins..."

              • Angelina's Restaurant

                "Great Italian Food, just entering Alexandria on Hwy 29"

              • Bug a Boo Bay

                "MUST VISIT , terrific Carribean Drinks over looking Lake Darling, Outdoor and Indoor dining,..."

              • Travelers Inn Restaurant

                "If Downtown Diner in Historic Alexandria is too busy, walk a block to here for a terrific br..."

              • Inspiration Peak

                "Walk up to one of the highest peaks in Minnesota, and view the entire lakes area. "

              12 Miles
              Nearest Train
              0.4 Miles
              Nearest Motorway
              Highway 29
              Nearest Beach
              Lake front, sandy beach--- no rocks!
              1 Miles
              Nearest Barpub
              0.1 Miles
              Nearest Golf
              Property is located on Lake Miltona Golf Course.
              1 Miles
              Nearest Restaurant

              Car: Recommended

              Best multi-species fishing in the Midwest. Paved central lakes trail for nature lovers. Beautiful sunsets. Pizza to steak, breakfast to late night snacking and everything in between. Museums, Theater, Carlos Creek Winery, parks, large shopping center, strip malls, specialty shops, cinemas, Historic Downtown Alexandria shops and numerous antiques. Inspiration Peak Overlook, Casey's Amusement Park to keep the kids entertained! There are six 18-hole courses within 20 miles of downtown Alexandria along with numerous other 9-hole courses. Or spend your day soaking up the sun on the beach, sit on a boat or dock fishing or pull up chair for a cold beverage on the patio.


              Owner info

              Year Purchased: 1950

              About the owner: Our family would pack up and head to the cabin on the last day of school each year, and not return home until the day before school started in the Fall. It is here that my fondest memories of growing up are. Just a short 2 hour drive from the Twin Cities of Minnesota, it is a place that will melt away the ordinary stresses of life with it's quiet 'up North' country atmosphere. The lake is clean and refreshing on a hot summer day, and weekends bring the local cabin-eers up for relaxing, boating, grilling and entertaining family and friends. The sunsets are beautiful, the storms are intense, the evening skies are filled with bright stars and there is an 'up North' quiet not found anywhere near a city for sleeping and relaxation.

              Why the Owner Chose Alexandria:
              Our family cabin was passed down through the generations. The lakefront is known as the 'Gold Coast' by area residents, due to it's sandy beach that offers safe, rock and weed-free swimming, with Beautiful sunsets and the Lake Miltona Golf Course.

              The Unique Benefits at this Cabin:
              The views overlooking the lake are incredible! Living room opens up to a large wrap around patio with lots of seating. Two bedrooms offer partial lake views, and if you get an evening with waves on the lake, the sound of the waves are reminiscent of the Ocean. Awaken to the sounds of loons and birds with the peaceful quiet of the North-woods.

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              Speaks: english


              • Last, but not least, another spectacular sunset.

                Last, but not least, another spectacular sunset.

              • Breathtaking sunsets

                Breathtaking sunsets

              • The Northern

                The Northern

              • The Perch

                The Perch

              • Kitchen 1/2 view

                Kitchen 1/2 view

              • windows divide living room and dining/kitchen areas

                windows divide living room and dining/kitchen areas

              • view from living room

                view from living room

              • Living room partial

                Living room partial

              • Another beautiful sunset, view of the beach area and dock.

                Another beautiful sunset, view of the beach area and dock.

              • Another beautiful sunset

                Another beautiful sunset

              • Huge wrap-around deck overlooks beautiful Lake Miltona

                Huge wrap-around deck overlooks beautiful Lake Miltona

              • Sandy beach all the way out!  Slow incline into water, perfect for children!

                Sandy beach all the way out! Slow incline into water, perfect for children!

              • Breathtaking sunsets

                Breathtaking sunsets

              • The sunsets are breathtaking and change almost every night.

                The sunsets are breathtaking and change almost every night.

              • The Twin Bass

                The Twin Bass

              • The Muskie

                The Muskie

              • kitchen 1/2 view

                kitchen 1/2 view

              • Dining area

                Dining area

              • Living room partial

                Living room partial

              • Fire pit in back.

                Fire pit in back.

              • side view of cabin

                side view of cabin

              • View from top of driveway down to cabin

                View from top of driveway down to cabin

              • paddleboat included!

                paddleboat included!

              VRBO #445303

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              This listing was first published here in 2012.

              Date last modified - Sunday, August 03, 2014

              $175 - $200 per night (USD)

              4 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
              Sleeps 7

              View calendar: Updated 08/15/14
              Minimum stay: 4-5 nights
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