Luxury Lake Home; 5 BR/3 BA; Giants Ridge; Golf/Ski; Wifi(105 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:2 nights
- Property type:House
- Pets considered:Yes
- Wheel chair accessible:N/A
About the Property
5 bedrooms, 2 full bathrooms, 1 half bathroom, Sleeps 12, Family friendly
Enjoy the fully-equipped kitchen with new stainless steel appliances, hickory cabinets, pantry and breakfast bar. Relax in the Great Room by the fire taking in the lake views, the beautiful sunsets or enjoying the 52' HDTV & home theater. Unwind in the family room watching movies or sitting by the fire. Enjoy the large cedar deck and screen porch the large dock for all your water toys. The attached, heated, 2-car garage is great in the winter and the Wireless broadband throughout the property will keep you connected.
There is a wonderful 3-season cedar screen porch and an expansive cedar deck overlooking the shoreline. The main level also has a half bath, laundry room with front-loading washer and dryer, and a mud room off the garage.
Voyageurs Retreat: This beautiful home sits in an amazing new development which you will just love. All the homes are built to conform to strict architectural guidelines to complement the natural surroundings and to add to the overall beauty of this area. All roads are paved. The home has city utilities (water and sewer), natural gas, high speed internet, digital cable tv, phone. The entire development is beautifully landscaped with dramatic lighting, hiking trails, common swimming beaches with day-use canoes and picnic areas.
Our home sits on a beautiful and peaceful 2.1 acre lot with 335 feet of shoreline and lots of white pines, maples and birch. There is also a wonderful outdoor gathering area surrounding a large fire-ring for great times relaxing around a warm, crackling fire.
Why crowd yourselves into a condo or hotel room, when you can stay in a 5 bedroom private home for the same price (or even less)? This home was built to be a place where you could enjoy spending quality time together, with lots of recreational opportunities.
Our family stayed in the home many times and created our own memories. When the original owners were looking for a new family to own the home - we leapt at the chance.
We know you and your family will enjoy it too!
Keywords: House, Lake Home, Vacation Home, Vacation Property, Giant's Ridge
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Member since: 2008
- 2750 sq. ft.
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12, Beds for 12
Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom
- Books For Kids
- CD Player
- DVD Player
- Games For Kids
- Satellite / Cable:
- Video Library
Local Services & Businesses
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Gambling Casinos
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Cross Country Skiing
- Freshwater Fishing
- Golf Privileges Optional
- Ice Skating
- Jet Skiing
- Mountain Biking
- Roller Blading
- Ski Privileges Optional
- Water Skiing
- Water Tubing
- Child's Highchair
- Dining Area
- Seating for 8 people
- Activities Guide
- Air Conditioning:
- Alarm Clock
- Basic Soaps
- Broadband Access:
- Ceiling Fans
- Clothes Dryer:
- Filtered Water
- Free Long Distance:
- Gas Fireplace:
- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Laundry Soap
- Linens Provided:
- Local Maps
- Local Restaurant Guide
- Ice Maker
- Beach Chairs
- Boat Dock
- Boat With Paddles
- Deck / Patio:
- Kayak / Canoe
- Outdoor Grill
- Outdoor Grill Gas
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Dec 1 - Feb 28, 2017
2 night min stay
Mar 1 - May 31, 2017
2 night min stay
Jun 1 - Aug 31, 2017
2 night min stay
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Refundable Damage Deposit $500
- Pet Fee $100 + tax
- Tax Rate 9.875%
Manager's cancellation policy:
100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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This home is located near Biwabik, Minnesota (approximately 3 hours north of the Twin Cities) and is across Wynne Lake from the Giants Ridge Golf and Ski Resort. A short drive around the lake takes you to the slopes for downhill, cross country, snowboarding or to two of Minnesota's best public golf courses, the 'Legends' and the 'Quarry.' The renowned 'Wilderness' golf course (rated #1 in Minnesota) at Fortune Bay Resort and Casino is less than 1 hour away.
Just out our front door you’ll have opportunity to road and mountain bike; hike; cross country ski and just go for a great walk. The fantastic, 140 mile Mesabi paved bike trail runs just north of our home offering some of the most beautiful rides through forests and ponds.
Close access to endless snowmobile and ATV trails. Tons of great recreational and fishing lakes within a 10 mile radius including the pristine beauty and gorgeous ridgelines of our own Wynne Lake; rated as a class-5 walleye lake.
Year Purchased: 2012
About: Mel and I have been sharing our lives for over 15 years. We have a great blended family of 4 children, a son and daughter in-law and 4 incredible grandchildren (so far). We have a very active lives with many passions - one of which is time well spent with our family up at the lake.
Why Biwabik, MN, USA:
Mel and I took our family to this home many times and always felt so at home. When the family that originally built it decided to sell - they asked if we'd be interested in purchasing and we leapt at the opportunity. Giants Ridge is unique because it is one of only two areas in the entire country where you can ski, golf and be on a lake at the same location. There are tons of recreational options available, all within the local area. Giants Ridge offers two of the finest public golf courses in the country (The Quarry & The Legend) and the ski resort is one of the best in the mid-west. Road and Mountain biking, hiking, swimming, ATV riding, snowmobile riding, cross country and downhill skiing, snowboarding, fishing, Frisbee golf, sight-seeing, just to name a few.
The Unique Benefits at this House:
The house was specifically designed for groups and families to enjoy time away together. You will find plenty of room to all be together or have space to have private time. We love hanging out on the dock; sitting by a roaring fire or enjoying the sunset from the deck or porch after a day playing in the outdoors. This home will exceed your expectations.
- Primary: +1 (612) 801-4547
- Secondary: +1 (612) 805-8563
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Why rent a Condo when you can have this?
A fully equipped kitchen with everything you need!
Master Bdrm; King-Sized Bed; Private access to the large Deck
Loft Bdrm with 4 Twin Beds-Games and Movies for the kids too!
Large Family room with great Lake Views; HDTV just added!
Great views of Giants Ridge Ski Slopes
Game / Puzzle /Card Table in the lower Family Room
Dock your boat or use our canoe during your stay
Stunning vista from the south end of Wynne Lake
Giants Ridge offers the upper midwest's best winter recreation
The region's best terrain park for the snow boarders in your group
Experience nature's beauty in your living room
Enjoy the 52" HDTV, Digital Cable and Surround Sound
3 Comfortable Queen Bdrms-Reading Nooks too!
3-Season Cedar Porch-Our favorite Space!!
Great Room and Cedar Sun Porch
Very nice public boat ramp close to the your private dock
Relax while sitting around a bonfire with family and friends
335' of shoreline in a secluded bay; fish / swim right from the dock!
Enjoy the meticulously maintained top-rated golf at Giants Ridge
One of the most gorgeous golf holes in America!
Miles of groomed cross country ski trails
Expansive trail system to take in the area's natural beauty
This listing was first published here in 2008.
Date last modified - Monday, February 20, 2017
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