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Quiet, Cozy Lake Cottage North of Brainerd, Great Getaway

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Last updated: 12/05/2016
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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Sleeps:4
  • Bedrooms:1
  • Bathrooms:1
  • Property type:Cabin
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

About the Property

Cabin, 1 Bedroom + Convertible bed(s), 1 Bath, (Sleeps 2-4)

Our cottage is very private, peaceful and comfortable! It is situated north of Brainerd on Markee Lake and within 10 miles of Nisswa, Crosslake and Pequot Lakes! A great getaway spot for couples, girlfriends or anyone! Fun shopping and great golfing and biking nearby and great antique shopping and mountain biking in Crosby (15 miles).
Lakes on either side and loons to lull you to sleep nightly. Sleeps 4 comfortably, maximum 4. Enjoy viewing much wildlife such as beavers, eagles, deer, ducks, turtles and of course loons and much more. Great retreat for summer or fall. Amenities include a charcoal grill, fully equipped kitchen with a microwave, coffee maker, toaster and blender, air conditioner, a full bath, and a large living area with satellite TV\DVD and WIFI. Campfire area with all the wood you need to roast your marshmallows. A quality fishing boat with a 91/2 horse motor is available with a $65.00 per week fee.
2017 rates are: Spring/fall rates are $800 a week for 2 persons May through June 3rd and September 9th thru October 21st. An additional $50 per person for the week. 4 people maximum. Summer rates start June 3rd and go to September 9th and are $900. a week for 2 persons, an additional $50 per person for the week. Any overnight guests are $25 per night. 3:00 p.m. check in, 10:00 a.m. check out. $300 fully refundable damage/reservation deposit required to hold. Refund mailed back within 1 week of departure. No smoking or pets please. Closed November through April.

2017 rates are $800 for spring and fall and $900 for summer. Summer rates begin June 4- Sept. 2nd.


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(218) 831-3266

Owner

Member since: 2008

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 90%
Calendar last updated: 12/05/2016

Property Type

  • Cabin

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only:

    No smoking is allowed in the cabin or on the deck as it drifts inside....moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed:

    Sorry, but we can't allow pets of any kind as some people may be allergic to pet dander and hair....moreless

Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

  • Bedroom 1

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  • Convertible bed(s)

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  • New queen sized bed (2015), and Daybed with trundle bed.

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

Other Amenities

  • water softener, blow dryer, iron and ironing board. Canoe and paddle boat are free of charge for you to use....moreless

Entertainment

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Television
  • VCR

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Romantic

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Duty Free Shops
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Miniature Golf
  • Paddle Boating
  • Shopping
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Beachfront
  • Lakefront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Swimming

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    New air conditioner...moreless

  • Broadband Access
  • Fireplace:

    Has an electric Amish fireplace....moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils:

    New decorative dishes with pine cones on them, added 2015....moreless

  • Kitchen:

    Coffee maker, blender and hand mixer included....moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator:

    New refridgerator added in 2015....moreless

  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Boat:

    $50 to rent the boat and motor for the week....moreless

  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe:

    Canoe and paddle boat included. Kayaks available for $25 per week....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
summer
Jun 16 - Sep 1
7 night min stay

$875
My Standard Rate
7 night min stay

$770

Additional information about rental rates

Fees and Rental Conditions:

  • Property Damage Protection $59

Notes:

Rates for May to June 15th and Sept.1st to October 25th 2014 are $650. per week. Weekends are $250.00. Friday afternoon to Sun. Summer rates are $750 for 2, and an additional $50 for each person after for the week.


Owner's cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.


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Location

15 Miles
Nearest Airport
Brainerd, Minnesota
5 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Merrifield
1 Miles
Nearest Beach
Pelican Beach
 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2004

About the owner: My husband and I grew up in the Brainerd Lakes area and lived in a couple of different places in the state for 22 years. In 1997 we were able to move back and enjoy once again living in our hometown. We purchased the cabin in 2004 from Tim's folks, as we live next door to the property. We proceeded to remodel it to our liking and then decided we needed to rent it out and share the beauty of our property and area with others during the summer and fall months. We have really enjoyed getting to meet various people and have made some new friends from this experience. We would love to meet you as well! -Sandy and Tim

The Unique Benefits at this Cabin:
The unique benefits of our property is that it is situated between 2 lakes and you have access and views to both of them. Also the privacy and peace and quiet is hard to find elsewhere unless you are situated in a really remote area. We are within 10 miles to fun little towns like Nisswa, Crosslake and Pequot Lakes.


Contact us

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 90%
Calendar last updated: 12/05/2016

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Photos

  • Lakeside of the cottage

    Lakeside of the cottage

  • View from the dock.

    View from the dock.

  • Morning on Markee

    Morning on Markee

  • Full bath.

    Full bath.

  • Markee Lake

    Markee Lake

  • The loons of Markee

    The loons of Markee

  • New daybed with trundle underneath.

    New daybed with trundle underneath.

VRBO #188155

This listing was first published here in 2008.

Date last modified - Monday, December 05, 2016

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