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Summit Retreat-Spring Sale! 3 Nites for the Price of 2! April and May Only

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Last updated: 03/16/2017
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  • Minimum stay:3-5 nights
  • Sleeps:12
  • Bedrooms:5
  • Bathrooms:3
  • Property type:House
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

About the Property

House, 5 Bedrooms, large kitchen, 3 Baths, Sleeps 12, FREE Wi-Fi

The Summit Retreat is a beautiful Post and Beam Lindal Cedar Home finished with the finest amenities such as granite countertops, cherry hardwood floors, vaulted ceilings with warm cedar posts and beams, window walls of glass facing Lake Superior and a fantastic cedar deck across the entire front of the house. In addition, this upscale home has a full-size pool table & game table in the lower level and a four-season porch with radiant heated floors, perfect for your morning coffee and a good book.

The main level features a large great room with a gas fireplace and beautiful views. The large custom kitchen has a table that seats 12 plus an island with seating for four. The lower level has a large family room with a full-size pool table, bar and flat screen satellite TV. Enjoy the evenings on the one of the two decks with views of lake Superior and your own forest.

This property requires all wheel drive or four-wheel drive during the winter months. Parking is available for a maximum of 5 vehicles.

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Member since: 2006

Speaks: english
Response time: Within a few hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 03/16/2017

Property Type

  • House
  • 3500 sq. ft.

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 12
  • Events Allowed
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    You must be 21 years of age to rent and sign Contract...moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only:

    No smoking in the house...moreless

  • Pets Considered:

    Pets are allowed with a $100 pet fee...moreless

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12, Beds for 12

  • Bedroom 1


  • Bedroom 2


  • Bedroom 3


  • Bedroom 4


  • Bedroom 5


  • 2 Queen beds – master bedroom and basement bedroom, 1 Double Bed –main floor guest bedroom, 4 Twin or Single Beds – two in main floor guest bedroom and two in basement bedroom, 2 Bunk Beds – Bunk beds have a twin top and bottom – in basement bedroom....moreless

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms


  • Pool Table
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable:

    Comcast satelite...moreless

  • Stereo
  • Television:

    Large flatscreen on main floor and a 2nd large tv in lower level. Both are connected to Comcast....moreless


  • Away From It All
  • Family


  • Autumn Foliage
  • Churches
  • Coin Laundry
  • Forests
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Restaurants
  • Waterfalls

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Horseback Riding
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Lake View:

    Beautiful views of Lake Superior through the Maple Forest...moreless

  • Mountain:

    Located in the maple forests of the Sawtooth Mountains...moreless

  • Rural
  • Water View:

    Partial views of Lake Superior through the maple forest...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Rock Climbing
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • Water Skiing


  • Dining:

    Large dining room table for 10 people plus kitchen island seating for 3...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 12 people


  • Activities Guide
  • Alarm Clock
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Filtered Water
  • Fireplace
  • Free Local Calls
  • Gas Fireplace:

    Located in great room off to the side...moreless

  • Heating:

    Radiant floor heat throughout home. 3 Season Porch has does not have heat during the winter....moreless

  • Internet:

    FREE Wi-Fi included...moreless

  • Linens Provided:

    Full linens for 12 people...moreless

  • Parking:

    Driveway will fit 5 vehicles...moreless

  • Parking Off Street:

    Parking for (5) vehicles...moreless

  • Safe
  • Telephone:

    Telephone is available...moreless

  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided:

    Full sets of towels and wash clothes for 12 people...moreless

  • Water Cooler


  • Catering Available:

    Local caterer available. Call for details...moreless

  • Coffee Maker:

    Filters not included...moreless

  • Cooking Utensils:

    Full sets for 12 people...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Full sets for 12 people...moreless

  • Dishwasher:

    Dsihwasher soap included...moreless

  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    Full custom kitchen with all dishwear...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster


  • Barbecue
  • Deck / Patio:

    Large cedar deck with chairs...moreless

  • Deck Furniture
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Outdoor Grill:

    Propane Weber grill...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Porch Furniture
  • Yard


Write a review 4.6
from 13 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Memorial Weekend
May 25 - May 28, 2017
3 night min stay
July 4th Week
Jun 30 - Jul 8, 2017
5 night min stay
Labor Day Weekend
Sep 1 - Sep 4, 2017
3 night min stay
MEA Weekend
Oct 19 - Oct 22, 2017
3 night min stay
Nov 22 - Nov 26, 2017
3 night min stay
Christmas and New Year
Dec 22 - Jan 2, 2018
4 night min stay
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Cleaning $85 + tax
  • Tax Rate 12.375%


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Cancellation Fee 60 days or more before 12:01 AM of your first nights rental is $250.00. If cancelled within 60 days of your first days rental there is no refund unless we can re rent the home for AT LEAST the same amount of your reservation.

Manager's cancellation policy:

100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.

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Last updated: 03/16/2017
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90 Miles
Nearest Airport
Duluth, Minnesota
5 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Lusten Mountain
5 Miles
Nearest Golf
Lutsen Mountain
1 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Highway 61
5 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Lutsen Mountain
5 Miles
Nearest Ski
Lutsen Mountain
1 Miles
Nearest Beach
Lake Superior

Car: Necessary

We are located near the Boundary Waters Canoe Are and also the Superior Hiking Trail


Manager info

Lutsen Lodges

Year Purchased: 2005

About: 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.

Why Lutsen, MN, USA:
Lutsen Lodges was established to provide families and friends a high quality vacation 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.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
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.

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Speaks: english
Response time: Within a few hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 03/16/2017

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  • Greatroom seating

    Greatroom seating

  • Kitchen island

    Kitchen island

  • Kitchen area

    Kitchen area

  • Gorgeous custom post and beam 5 bedroom home.

    Gorgeous custom post and beam 5 bedroom home.

  • House from side

    House from side

  • Sitting area by fireplace

    Sitting area by fireplace

  • Lower level game room area

    Lower level game room area

  • Main floor bedroom with twin beds

    Main floor bedroom with twin beds

  • Master bath

    Master bath

  • Main floor master bedroom

    Main floor master bedroom

  • Lower level bath

    Lower level bath

  • Greatroom and kitchen

    Greatroom and kitchen

  • View of greatroom

    View of greatroom

  • Dining area

    Dining area

  • Kitchen


  • 4 season porch with heated floors

    4 season porch with heated floors

  • 4 season porch with heated floors

    4 season porch with heated floors

  • Kitchen towards family room

    Kitchen towards family room

  • Lower level TV area and game table

    Lower level TV area and game table

  • Main floor bathroom with laundry

    Main floor bathroom with laundry

  • Main floor bedroom with queen bed

    Main floor bedroom with queen bed

  • Lower level bedroom with queen bed

    Lower level bedroom with queen bed

  • Lower level bedroom with 4 twin beds

    Lower level bedroom with 4 twin beds

VRBO #169712

This listing was first published here in 2008.

Date last modified - Sunday, March 26, 2017

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