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This property allows you to book online with a credit card. After submitting a reservation request, the owner or manager has 24 hours to accept, at which time your card will be charged and you will receive an email confirmation

Recent Annandale reviews

  • Great Getaway

    "We chose this location because it's close enough to the Twin Cities that our teenage kids could all come and go as their schedules allowed, and that plan worked out great. The cabin is very nice -- homey and comfortable. The decks are wonderful and the lake was a lot of fun. We are likely to make this a yearly summer tradition."
    Guest: Links Date of Stay: August 2014 Review Submitted: September 5, 2014
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  • Excellent Family Vacation!

    "This was our third annual family vacation and the first time at this cabin! We had an absolute blast! We ranged in age from 11 months to 52 years old and there was plenty to do for all! Very spacious yard for yard games, bumping the volleyball around, and just sitting and talking! Lots of yard chairs provided to either sit on the beach or around the fire. The kids LOVED the sunnies off the dock and learned how to "shoo" them away when they got too close. The fishing was great! Caught the limit of the day of northerns...enough to pickle! Yay!! We also loved the beach. Our last years cabin we stayed at did not have this option and it was hard with the little ones. This beach was family friendly and easy to have babies around. The house was great! So much space for all 13 of us! We were able to sit around the living room table or the sun room table without feeling like we were all on top of each other! We stuck around the cabin all but one night. That night we went to The Waterfront Grille, approx. 10 minutes away via car and it was fantastic!!! The food was excellent, hot, and service was fast and friendly! Highly recommended."
    Guest: Emily Date of Stay: July 2014 Review Submitted: August 4, 2014
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  • Never want to go home...

    "I've been vacationing at this place for years and never want to go home...just love it! Now even thinking of moving to the area... ;)"
    Guest: Lynn Adams Date of Stay: August 2014 Review Submitted: September 3, 2014
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  • great cabin

    "Our stay at Five Oaks was very nice. Great accommodations and comfortable living. The only improvements would be if the shore area had fewer weeds and a few upgrades to the cookware. The cast iron pan was great, but not the others. Also could use better lighting in the counter area. All minor things. We had a great stay. We love that it is so close to the Cities."
    Guest: Carol J. Date of Stay: August 2014 Review Submitted: September 3, 2014
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Annandale Travel Tips

Traveling to Annandale Vacation Rentals

Annandale is a charming community located less than an hour’s drive from the twin cities. Because of this, it is a popular summer and weekend destination with city dwellers from St. Paul and Minneapolis. The MSP International Airport is located between the twin cities and serves the region well. The airport hosts international and regional airlines from all over North America and Europe. There are regular commercial schedules that link Minneapolis – St. Paul with most major cities in North America. To get to Annandale from MSP International Airport, most people hire a car and drive there. Annandale has many regional attractions and having your own vehicle means that you can explore them at leisure.

Favorite Pastimes at Annandale Lake Houses

Because of its proximity to several lakes, Annandale is a popular fishing destination. Many of the rental homes are located on the lakeshores, providing easy access to the waters. Clearwater Lake provides 3,200 acres of water recreation and Lake Sylvia is equally beautiful. These are quiet recreation destinations where the emphasis is on relaxation and enjoying the peaceful surroundings. Clearwater Lake is particularly known for its bass and walleye fishing, and tournaments take place regularly throughout the year. If you want to know the area of the lake where the fish are biting, stop in for a chat with the local bait store owner. He may just be willing to share his favorite fishing spots with you. Dockside and lakeshore fishing are favorite activities with families. Boats and fishing guides can take you out to deeper waters if you are a more experienced fisherman.

Boating, swimming and sailing are other popular pastimes when visiting Annandale rentals. Hiking trails and picnic spots are located on the lakeshores and make for great outings for the family. If you book a lakeshore vacation home, you can enjoy great views out over the water without even having to pack a picnic basket.

If you’d like to do some exploring then head into Annandale town. Here, you can browse the many interesting stores and search for antiques. If you need to do some general shopping, there are great malls that have all the major shops. There are some excellent restaurants and you can enjoy a tasty lunch while out and about. On weekends, there are often flea markets in the area where you can find crafts, delicious fresh produce and a wide variety of other home-made items for sale.

Family Fun Times at Annandale Cottages

Annandale is a great family destination. The homes are spacious so the kids can bring along friends, or you can arrange to join up with other families on vacation. The lakes provide hours of entertainment for the kids without having to venture far from your rental. Take along your own boat or canoes and moor them on the dockside. That way you can wake the family up and head out for an exciting early morning fishing expedition. The expansive lawns that surround the homes provide ample space for ball games and other family entertainment.

Minnesota Vacation Rentals near Annandale

The rental homes near Annandale provide a great vacation due to several factors. They are conveniently located near the twin cities which means you do not need to travel far to get to your vacation destination. They provide a tranquil natural environment in which to relax and enjoy some special family time together. The homes are spacious, comfortably furnished and equipped with all basic amenities. Annandale vacation homes offer an affordable vacation option where you can stay a little longer and treat the family to an extended summer vacation.

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