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Last updated: 07/12/2016
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

This cedar shake cottage is located in the Historic District of Old Frontenac. You can’t help but relax as you enter this historic village that remains as cozy and quaint today as it was 150 years ago. Walk or bike through this beautiful setting and you will enjoy scenic views of Lake Pepin, historic homes and park like yards. The cottage itself features hardwood floors, custom maple trim work and a floor to ceiling field stone fireplace. It has found the perfect balance of modern convenience nestled against a historic back drop.

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Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 1300 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8

  • Bedroom 1: 1 double

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 double

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 2 twin/ single

    ...moreless

  • Convertible Bed: 1 sleep sofa /futon

    ...moreless

  • The master bedroom is located on the main floor and features a antique mahogany sleigh bed. The other two bedrooms are located upstairs and share a bath....moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

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  • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower

    ...moreless

  • The first bathroom is on the main floor, the second is upstairs.

Entertainment

  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games For Kids
  • Music Library
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Video Library

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Family

Attractions

  • Autumn Foliage
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Coin Laundry
  • Festivals
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Lake
  • Village

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Ice Skating
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Rock Climbing
  • Sailing
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • Swimming
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Fireplace

Kitchen

  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Bicycles
  • Child's Swing
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Wood Deck
 

Reviews

Write a review 4.8
from 35 traveler reviews
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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$230
$1,250

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Cleaning Fee $30
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $250
  • Taxes Not included

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Last updated: 07/12/2016
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21 Unavailable
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Location

60 Miles
Nearest Airport
Minneapolis
5 Miles
Nearest Golf
The Jewel
10 Miles
Nearest Train
Red Wing
15 Miles
Nearest Ski
Welch Village
Frontenac, MN, USA
Nearest Beach
Old Frontenac

The historic district of Old Frontenac is located on Lake Pepin and is nestled in the bluffs of south eastern Minnesota. This area features golf, boating, antiquing, hiking and bird watching in the spring and summer and is nationally recognized as one of the best places in America to view fall colors. Winter provides both downhill and cross country skiing as well as snowshoeing and snowmobiling in Frontenac State Park, which is located adjacent to the district. There are numerous art festivals throughout the year and both fine and casual dining are only minutes away.

Golf: This area features 144 holes of golf within 20 minutes drive including the famous Jewel Golf Course designed by Hale Irwin.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 1989

About the owner: We have been in the rental business for five years and enjoy sharing this beautiful area with others.

Why the Owner Chose Frontenac, MN, USA:
Both my wife and I grew up in south eastern Minnesota and where very familiar with the area. When the time was right to purchase a vacation property we only looked in one area. The cottage is located in the Historic District of Old Frontenac. Nestled amongst the river bluffs you can’t help but relax as you enter this historic village that remains as cozy and quaint today as it was 150 years ago. Walk or bike through this beautiful setting and you will enjoy scenic views of Lake Pepin, historic homes and park like yards.


Contact us

Speaks: english

Guestbook comments from the owner

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Photos

  • Charming Cottage

    Charming Cottage

  • Family Room

    Family Room

  • Relax in the sunroom

    Relax in the sunroom

  • Bedroom #2

    Bedroom #2

  • Backyard firepit

    Backyard firepit

  • Winter wonderland

    Winter wonderland

  • Fall festival of color

    Fall festival of color

  • Gourmet Kitchen

    Gourmet Kitchen

  • Master bedroom

    Master bedroom

  • Bedroom #3

    Bedroom #3

  • Deck

    Deck

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This listing was first published here in 2008.

Date last modified - Wednesday, July 27, 2016

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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
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Member since: 2008
Speaks: english
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  • Response rate 90%
  • Calendar last updated 07/12/2016
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Charming Cottage in Historic District of Old Frontenac

Frontenac, MN, USA #229756ha

3 BR  2 BA  Sleeps 8

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