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Wilderness Acres: Secluded 2BR/2BA Lakehome Retreat

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Wilderness Acres Lake Home/Cabin Retreat

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Last updated: 11/03/2016
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  • Minimum stay:6 nights
  • Sleeps:6
  • Bedrooms:2
  • Bathrooms:2
  • Property type:Cabin
  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

About the Property

Cabin, 2 Bedrooms + Den, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 6)

A magic place....100 miles north of the Twin cities, in Aitkin County, Wilderness Acres is steeped in history of one family's wield of pen, rod,and hoe. Located on tranquil Bear Lake in the popular Mille Lacs region, this lake home offers a magnificent natural setting on 120 acres of woodland.

Enjoy the firm tug on your fishing line, a walk in the woods in search of wild berries in season, and a quiet canoe ride perhaps to view a breathtaking sunset.

The inside boasts gleaming knotty pine, antique furnishings, a cozy fireplace, a full-size kitchen and 2 full baths. A three season picnic house not far from the house allows you to enjoy the outdoors while keeping Minnesota mosquitoes out. Wilderness Acres provides great privacy as a sanctuary unto itself.

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Keywords: Lake Home/Cabin: 3-season

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Owner

Member since: 2007

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 11/03/2016

Property Type

  • Cabin

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    Minimum age of primary renter should be 25...moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered:

    Pets allowed with approval and a $50 fee...moreless

  • Wheelchair Accessible:

    Entrance has no steps...moreless

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • Canoe, 4 kayaks(three adult/one youth) and fishing/row boat available; beautiful garden/mini orchard with 12x12 garden house; berry/apple picking, woods to hike in, great fishing (in-season)...moreless

Entertainment

  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books
  • Books For Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games For Kids
  • Piano
  • Radio
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • VCR
  • Video Library

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic

Attractions

  • Autumn Foliage
  • Botanical Garden
  • Forests
  • Museums
  • Restaurants

Leisure Activities

  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Paddle Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Lake
  • Lakefront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Pier Fishing
  • Sailing
  • Swimming
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    Window air conditioner units in the main living area and the master bedroom suite along with several ceiling fans and portable fans as needed....moreless

  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Filtered Water
  • Fireplace
  • Firewood
  • Heating
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone
  • Telescope
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine:

    small stacked washer/dryer...moreless

  • Wood Fireplace

Kitchen

  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Barbecue
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Binoculars
  • Boat
  • Boat Dock
  • Boat With Paddles
  • Canoe
  • Gazebo:

    (2) Screened Picnic house and garden house in orchard garden area/ both are 12x12...moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    One canoe, 4 Kayaks...moreless

  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill:

    Charcoal Weber Grill...moreless

  • Screen Porch / Veranda
  • Walkway To Water
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
My Standard Rate
6 night min stay
$231

Changeover Day: Monday


Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Pet Fee $50
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $300
  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

Wilderness Acres rents from Monday through Sunday. All fees except for any additional pet fees are included in the rental fee.

$400 security deposit at time of reservation with balance paid 30 days prior to the first rental date


Owner's cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking


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Last updated: 11/03/2016
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Location

100 Miles
Nearest Airport
Minneapolis/St. Paul International Airport
7 Miles
Nearest Motorway

Car: Necessary

Fall colors, berry/apple picking

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 1949

About the owner: My grandparents purchased this property in 1949. I grew up spending time with them and loving the nature. I inherited Wilderness Acres in 1983 and have raised my son to enjoy the wilderness. I now would like to share the beauty with others and still save time for myself and family to enjoy as well. It's a little slice of heaven!

Why the Owner Chose McGrath, MN, USA:
It is rare to find such privacy surrounded by 120 acres of woodland on a very quiet private lake. It's a great place to rejuvenate and heal your spirit from the hustle and bustle of your daily lives.


Contact us

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 11/03/2016

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Photos

  • Wilderness Acres Lake Home/Cabin Retreat

    Wilderness Acres Lake Home/Cabin Retreat

  • Bear Lake view from cabin

    Bear Lake view from cabin

  • Upstairs Master Bedroom with bath

    Upstairs Master Bedroom with bath

  • Living room with Fireplace

    Living room with Fireplace

  • Kitchen sitting area facing lake

    Kitchen sitting area facing lake

  • Aerial View

    Aerial View

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This listing was first published here in 2007.

Date last modified - Monday, December 05, 2016

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