About the property
- House3600 sq. ft.
- Half Baths0
- Minimum Stay2 - 3 nights
5 Bedrooms, game room, huge kitchen, 3 Baths, Sleeps 12, FREE Wi-Fi & FIREWOOD
The Grand Retreat is a beautiful, two level, timber frame home situated in a secluded wooded lot. This gorgeous home features hickory floors with in-floor radiant heating, vaulted ceilings and exposed warm cedar beams.
This wonderful setting is centrally located to Lutsen Mountains, Grand Marais, Caribou Lake, Lake Superior's North Shore and Superior National Golf Course. Enjoy the nearby hiking trails, waterfalls, state parks and fishing lakes during your stay.
After a days activities unwind in the Great Room in front of the lovely, stone, wood-burning fireplace enjoying the views through the awesome window wall, whilst curled up on one of the comfortable, rich leather couches. Maybe, sit on the deck and listen to the rush of Jonvick Creek in the backyard. Alternatively, enjoy a game on the lower level game table, foosball or pool table, or slip through the sliding doors to toast marshmallows over the large fire pit. The lower level is also equipped with a large 65 inch smart TV and plenty of seating to catch a game or movie with the gang.
Prepare a lovely meal in the kitchen, featuring granite counter tops and high-end appliances as well as all the kitchen gadgets and dishes you'll need. There is a gas grill just out the door on the deck and a large dining table that comfortably seats 12.
It's the perfect getaway for large families or groups all year round, whether you want to relax or be adventurous, with parking for 5 vehicles, free Wi-Fi and a rack of firewood.
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- Response time:
- within a few hours
- Calendar last updated:
- May 20, 2018
About Greg Amundson
Greg and Betsy live in Scandia, Minnesota. A previous home building contractor, Greg built more than 50 custom timber frame homes on the north shore, including all of the Lutsen Lodges homes. Currently, Greg and Betsy own and operate Lutsen Lodges vacation rental homes and are also business entrepreneurs.
Greg Amundson purchased this House in 2006
Why Greg Amundson chose Lutsen
Lutsen Lodges was established to provide families and friends a high quality vacation experience in an “upper end” post and beam retreat. Our properties are located in the Sawtooth Mountains just 5 minutes from Lutsen Mountain Ski Resort and in the midst of numerous lakes, streams, hiking and snowmobile trails, waterfalls and much more. In addition, these retreats are in secluded and quiet locations for those seeking extreme relaxation or outdoor activities. Lutsen, Minnesota is the ultimate outdoor recreation area. Whether your interests are hiking, fly-fishing, lake fishing, hunting, kayaking, mountain biking, photography or snowmobiling, the Lutsen area is unsurpassed for any outdoor activity. Close to the Boundary Waters Canoe Area, wildlife abounds and you may see moose, wolves, deer, loons, black bear and much more.
What makes this House unique
Our properties feature only the best in amenities: radiant heated floors, free wi-fi, large stone fireplaces, granite countertops, flat screen satellite TV's, outdoor fire pits, comfortable furniture, pool tables/game rooms and best of all large custom kitchens. All our properties are located 5 minutes from Lutsen Mountain Ski Resort and centrally located for hiking, fishing, snowmobiling, waterfalls, and scenic drives.
Local Services & Businesses
Sports & Adventure Activities
Check-in: 5:00 PM
Check-out: 12:00 AM
100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date. 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date. You must contact the owner directly to request cancellation.
Beautiful home and beautiful property in an absolutely beautiful town! Highly recommended!
Amazing hiking and other outdoor activites!
convenient to ski hill, comfortable for larger family group
Everything was very nice, clean, and comfortable. The sleep number bed was a major bonus. The neighborhood was super quiet. Our family loved the game room and theater space!
Refreshing up north visit
Just a wonderful setting to wake up to and a nice comfortable place to play and rest after a long day of playing. Nice local activities and restaurants To visit.
Perfect family retreat
This is a wonderful place for a family to stay and play together. Enough room that you aren't on top of each other - there were 13 of us - especially with marvelous game room downstairs. Kitchen is well planned and you can seat 14 for dinner. Very clean and the manager always stops by to make sure everything is perfect. Highly recommend if you like outdoor activities in summer or winter.
The Perfect Set up for Us!!
Such a beautiful home with wonderful spaces!!! We loved the game room, media room and the bedrooms fit us perfectly!!! Thank you and we will be back
Wonderful place. Tons of room. Theater room was great for the kids. Great location very close to the mountains for skiing. Awesome hiking out the back door. Kitchen had everything we needed. Highly recommend for a great True North vacation.
Wilderness Concierge - If you looking for assistance on personalized activities such as hiking, photography, moose viewing, fishing, hunting, canoeing and much more simply let us know and we can customize a guided or unguided package for you and your guests
Rates & Availability
Additional information about rental rates
All homes have a 3 NIGHT MINIMUM stay. Any reservation more than 12 months from your reservation date does not include "Holiday Rates" and will require an adjustment to your quote.