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Best of both worlds! Enjoy the privacy of northwoods lake living yet vacation a mile from downtown Eagle River. This updated and very clean open-concept cottage is located on the water on Yellow Birch bay (also known as the bull pen). Sleeps 8 with 1 queen size bed, 2 double size beds and queen pull-out couch. Includes washer, dryer, gas fireplace, flat screen tv, bed sheets, towels, extra blankets, and all kitchen items. Seasonal outdoor living space is bonus in summer. Pier space available for your boat or option of renting 18' pontoon boat at $500/week or $100 per day. Fuel and oil not included. No smoking allowed in rental. When inquiring please state whether interested in renting boat, bringing your own boat, or no boat at all. Pet fee option, but must be approved by owner, per size.
Public boat launch is located on our bay Access is 1/4 mile away from cottage on N. Dyer Park St. A bit of history: Our Yellow Birch Lake bay is also known as the 'Bull Pen'. In the logging era of the early 1990's, bay was used for holding logs until ready to be floated to town and transported to mills. Popular waters for serious fishermen. Any given evening, fishermen will tuck their boats as close to our pier hoping to catch fish in the calm water....moreless
Cancellation Policy:If vacation is cancelled more than 30 days prior, full payment will be returned minus security deposit. If vacation is cancelled 30-15 days prior; 50% payment and security deposit returned. If vacation is cancelled within 15 days of vacation, only security deposit returned to renter .
Rates subject to change but rates finalized on Renter agreement.
Upon verbal agreement of dates, Owner will send out rental agreement. Once that is signed and returned with payment, vacation time will be reserved. Full payment to be mailed to owner no later than 30 days before vacation time. Keys and further details to be released at that time.
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Easy to bike or walk into town. Easy access to grocery stores, library, shops, Walgreen pharmacy, internet access, or just taking long walk along scenic lake roads. Four minute drive from Dollar Lake and location for Pond Hockey Tourney in February.
Year Purchased: 2011
About the owner: My husband's parents had owned the cottage for 20 years and we had always enjoyed vacationing up there and fell in love with living on the lake. We purchased the cottage in 2011 and made it our own by updating it extensively. An addition put on many years ago makes this place very family-friendly. It is now a year round cottage and available for winter rental also. We have 3 sons who love the northwoods fun of boating, fishing, swimming and campfires. We travel to our cottage whenever we are able within our busy schedules and are ready to share our cottage with your family.
Why the Owner Chose Eagle River: Three bedroom plus a pull out couch invites a large family to enjoy our place. For the basketball player in your family, a 10' basketball hoop is in place at the end of the driveway.
The Unique Benefits at this Cottage: Our cottage is affordable because we do not have the full-frontage like pricier places. Our cottage sits side by side to another cottage and has amazing views. Our pier has room for you to bring your boat if you want to. Easy gentle slope and steps away to our pier for boating, fishing or just watching the lake. Enjoy your dinner in our seasonal screened-in garage or grab a book and recline back in one of the recliners for a bug-free read while you listen to the dusk tranquil sounds of the northwoods while keeping an eye on the day-ending lake action. A budget-friendly vacation opportunity.