Cedar Cliff Retreat - Stunning 1920's Craftsman on Lake Superior Shore
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- Minimum stay:2-3 nights
- Property type:House
- Pets considered:Yes
- Wheel chair accessible:Yes
Cedar Cliff is located on a dead-end road that runs along the Lake Superior shore. From the moment you walk through the doors of this incredible home, you will feel transformed.
The magnificent great room with a massive Carlton Peak fireplace has an antique dining room table that seats 12 and a drop-leaf English table that can seat 6 more. Two large screened-in porches flank this room and the windows that run its length have window seats for bird watching and reading or lake gazing. French doors in the middle open to the stairway that leads down to the water. The north shore is known for its craggy rocks and vistas and our shoreline offers a private experience of this magnificent place.
A fully-equipped kitchen has a six-burner, professional restaurant stove and connects to a charming breakfast nook and pantry. The six bedrooms are comfortably furnished with antiques, fine linens and local artwork. The bedrooms are set to the back of the house affording privacy and separation from group activities in the great room.
Cedar Cliff is a unique environment for your north shore vacation, combining old fashioned relaxation with modern amenities and many local attractions.
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Member since: 2007
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Events Allowed
- Children Welcome
- Wheelchair Accessible
Bedrooms: 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 21, Beds for 16-21
Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms
- CD Player
- DVD Player
- Video Library
- Health/Beauty Spa
Local Services & Businesses
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Eco Tourism
- Horseback Riding
- Miniature Golf
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Cross Country Skiing
- Freshwater Fishing
- Mountain Biking
- Rock Climbing
- Roller Blading
- Child's Highchair
- Dining Area
- Seating for 20 people
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided
- Living Room
- Parking Off Street
- Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
- Catering Available
- Coffee Maker
- Cooking Utensils
- Dishes & Utensils
- Deck / Patio
- Lanai / Gazebo
- Lawn / Garden
- Outdoor Grill
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Jun 1 - Sep 2, 2017
3 night min stay
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
Fri, Sat, Sun
Additional information about rental rates
- Tax Rate 11.875%
Reservations changed more then 30 days in advance may have their deposit applied to another date within one year. If the property is rented out for the original dates and you have not transferred the deposit , it will be refunded. If the property is not rented - transferring the deposit is the only option. No refunds due to weather.
Check –in is any time after 4PM Check out is 10 AM. Arrangements may be made in advance for early or late times.
Owner's cancellation policy:
100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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Year Purchased: 2002
About the owner: My name is Kathy and I have a boutique in Minneapols where we live. Doug is a musician and a software engineer. We have 5 children and 3 grandchildren . We enjoy being involved in the care and maintenence of Cedar Cliff and watching it bring such pleasure to its visitors.
Why the Owner Chose Lutsen, MN, USA:
Doug and I love the North Shore and wanted to share the magic with others and this was the perfect way to do it! We love the community and wanted to help support the local economy and bring more awareness of this incredible wilderness in our own back yard. We chose this large historic Craftsman because we love the quality and simplicity of the architecture and the ability to house large groups comfortably and most of all because we love the Lake! Being on a dead end road is a big plus and the location makes it easy to get to outdoor activies , shops and restaurants.
The Unique Benefits at this House:
Cedar Cliff offers a truly unique North Shore experience. You have an entire house that was on the historic homes tour with an amazing Carlton Peak fireplace, a fully equipped kitchen, organic coffee, tea and cocoa, wonderful bedding and quilts plus lots of character and lots of privacy. We have hosted family reunions, yoga retreats, weddings, birthday celebrations, craft weekends, girlfriends weekends and workshops to name a few. The Great Room is perfect for the group activities and the bedrooms are set to the back of the house for more peaceful quiet time. The two large screened porches give even more great relaxing lake time opportunities and you can even sleep out there on an air bed if you want! We are a Green facility and use recycled and environmentally friendly products and high quality natural fibers in our linens, towels and rugs. The biggest plus, of course, is the Lake. The feeling you get looking out over that vast expanse of water just has to be experienced.
- Primary: (612) 382-9503 (Minnesota, USA)
- Secondary: +1 6123829503
- Fax: +1 6128221857
Links to more information:
Great Room looking west
The Map room
The Sunset room
The Wolf room
Cedar Cliff Wedding Arch Photo by Barclay Horner
Fire pit by Lake
Moon rise over calm Lake
Spring on the rocks
Autumn at Cedar Cliff
The Chaperone's room
Stairway to Lake
A view from our lake shore (really!)
Super moon over Lake Superior
Cedars on our Summer shore
Winter view of our shoreline
This listing was first published here in 2007.
Date last modified - Saturday, December 03, 2016
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