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Private Northwoods Retreat

Sleeps12
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

Cabin, 4 Bedrooms + Loft + Den, 3 Baths, (Sleeps 10-12)

Our unique Northwoods cabin offers a picture perfect location for your vacation! You will be pleasantly surprised with the scenic country roads which lead to your destination; a cozy retreat in the woods. The cabin interior features a pine loft with a birds eye view of the land, vaulted pine ceilings and walls add overall warmth on wintery nights. Unique wildlife mounts and Northwoods decor are sure to appeal to the woodsman in your life.

This 3-story cabin nestled on 6 wooded acres is spacious and has all the comforts of home! Whether you are seeking quiet relaxation or a fun filled day; it is yours to explore. Does hiking in the backwoods, biking the Gandy Dancer Trail or perhaps reading a book at your leisure appeal to you? We are strategically located within minutes of prime fishing lakes Balsam, Half Moon and Bone Lake for you avid fishermen. Ultimately; you will experience a piece of the North in this beautiful part of the country! Take a drive to the St.Croix Riverway/Interstate Parks, it will be well worth the 20 minutes-what a gorgeous site! Balsam Lake features Indianhead Supper Club, Paradise Landing, gift shops, and friendly surroundings! The list continues with

St.Croix Casino, St. Croix Chateau Winery, and St. Croix Cinema Theater to name a few. With many more charming shops in nearby communities, this could be your chance to pick up that last minute gift! Look no further for your perfect getaway, we would love to share our Northwoods Cabin where the #1 priority is your comfort and satisfaction 'guaranteed'!

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More Details

Owner
Brenda Strilzuk
Member since: 2007
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
June 13, 2017

About Brenda Strilzuk

Hello, My husband and I are owners of a

Landscape, Nursery and Greenhouse

business! We enjoy the outdoors, love

our five boys, and live in the country.

Our Half Moon Kennel business gives

us enjoyment with labradors and now

our very first Great Dane is going to

have babies. Naturally we are excited

to have puppies this spring, it seems

to be a renewal of life with little pups

running around in the green grass!

With new puppies we can expect

weekend visitors which is fun for

all.

Brenda Strilzuk purchased this cabin in 2005

Why Brenda Strilzuk chose Northwest

The location is prime, nearby lakes and woods provide scenic beauty and various wildlife will visit

quite often. We feel there is a need for families and friends to build relationships,enjoy one

another in a relaxed enviornment, and celebrate those special occasions in life!!

What makes this cabin unique

When the night is clear you will see starry skies with galaxies too many to name. Nothing can compare to the smell of a roaring bonfire and the food cooking to perfection on the outdoor grill!!

Amenities

Balsam Lake Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Catering Available
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Queen size Beds (3), Double Beds (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (2)
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • VCR
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • limited accessibility ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • rock climbing
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(6 traveler reviews)

Private Northwoods Retreat
average rating of 5.0 based on 6 reviews
5

Spacious for 3 families!

  • 5 of 5

We stayed in this property with 3 families (3, 3, and 4 family members each) and it was great! Each family got a floor to themselves with a bathroom for themselves. The 4 person family stayed in the (walk-out) basement because there's 2 bedrooms down there, one is less private because it's at the foot of the stairs, so that's where the kids slept. The loft is nice and feels like the master suite.

The fish-eye lens is deceptive, the LR, DR, Kitchen, and deck actually are bigger than they look. We had no problem seating 8 around the DR table. The kitchen had everything we needed: coffee maker, cutting boards, basic spices, crock pot, serving utensils. The only things that I would bring with next time, is a big 12" saute pan and a good chef's knife. We had a nice campfire, and enjoyed taking long walks on the quiet, rural roads, and visiting beaches that were a short drive away.

I would definitely consider booking this place again, it was perfect for our group. The owner (Brenda) was quick to communicate and very easy to work with!

  • Submitted: Jun 9, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great gathering spot

  • 5 of 5

We truly enjoyed this home. The open concept main floor was perfect for cooking and eating together. There was plenty of sleeping space and the home is cozy. We will most likely be back!

  • Submitted: Feb 19, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Wonderful weekend

  • 5 of 5

We had a great stay. The owners were very accommodating. The house was very clean and nicely furnished. We slept 13 people comfortably. I have no negative comments what so ever. The family of black bears that paid us a visit was an added bonus.

  • Submitted: Oct 23, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfection!

  • 5 of 5

We chose this home for a girls weekend. The home was more than we expected; the pictures don't fully capture how wonderful this property really is. The homeowner was accommodating, easy to work with, and extremely helpful. The home was clean, comfortable, well equipped, and there was plenty of room for the five of us to stretch out and relax. The deck was a favorite place to sit and visit while enjoying the beautiful wooded view. We were well taken care of and hope to return again next year.

  • Submitted: Oct 5, 2015
  • Stayed: Oct 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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St. Cloud, MN
5

Balsam Lake House in the Woods

  • 5 of 5

This property was just as it was described--it was beautiful and fully equiped with everything you might need. We loved having a bathroom for each of 3 couples staying. Everything was very clean and the outdoors was pleasant. We cooked every meal at the house, and had a campfire which was also equiped for whatever you needed. The owner phoned to make sure we had everything we needed. We golfed at 3 courses close by, and it's a perfect location for golfers. I would highly recommend this spot for a golf week-end.

  • Submitted: Jul 6, 2012
  • Stayed: Jun 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Madison, WI
5

Delightful northwoods retreat

  • 5 of 5

This property was every bit as described. The location is back in a beautiful wooded setting with complete privacy. Brenda was more than accommodating.to all our needs. The property is clean and well maintained. Every kitchen item you could need is provided. It would be perfect for a large family, or 3-4 couples. The VRBO pictures represent exactly what you are going to get, with the exception that the view and surroundings are more beautiful. This place is perfect for a northwoods getaway. I would recommend it to anybody. The proximity to Interstate State park, The Ice Age Trail and the Gandy Dancer trail is excellent, although I would recommend a good map of the back roads.

  • Submitted: Oct 13, 2011
  • Stayed: Oct 2011
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

Balsam Lake Cabin Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$290
From
$290
Fri
$1,795
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee 7 $100
Refundable damage deposit $200
Tax Rate 5.5%

Deposit required: 1/2 down to confirm the reservation.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
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