Bad Medicine Lakeside Retreat. Close to Detroit Lakes and Park Rapids(2 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:7 nights
- Property type:Lodge
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:N/A
About the Property
Lodge, 3 Bedrooms + Loft + Den, 2.5+ Baths, (Sleeps 7-12)
This Bad Medicine Lake Home is the perfect place for a very comfortable and private retreat. Do you vacation with other families? This home accommodates 2-3 families comfortably!
The home's warm and welcoming atmosphere is perfect for any type of get together. Family Vacations, Reunions, a Ladies Getaway? The kitchen with it's open floor plan is perfect for entertaining a large group.
Wake up to Breath taking Panoramic Views, just steps away from the Water’s Edge.
The Great Room, Dining and Kitchen areas offer an open floor plan, perfect for mingling. The Bonus room is cozy, where kids can retreat to read a book, board games or movies. If you need to get connected, office area provides DSL service for quick work updates.
Voted 'Best Swimming Lake' in 2008, the Bad Medicine Lake area is also abundant with outdoor recreation; ATV, Hiking, Biking, Boating, Water skiing and Great Trout Fishing are just a few of the endless choices. Walk across the Mouth of the mighty Mississippi River, only 10 minutes away from Itasca State Park.
Boat lift and paddle boat available with rental.
30 minutes north east of Park Rapids, which offers Golf & Putt Putt, Antique shopping, and Rodeos. Take advantage of the Heartland trail, a paved path that is perfect for walking, rollerblading and biking. There are many visitors spots along the trail plenty of restaurant options. Bike rentals available in Park Rapids where the trail starts. Make sure you stop in Dorset. Plenty to see and do along this trail.
Our home is located 30 miles northeast of Detroit Lakes, just enough distance for a private peaceful getaway. Detroit Lakes offers many restaurants, mini golf, movie theater, four golf courses and music festivals like 10,000 Lakes Festival and WE FEST.
We look forward to Hosting your Summer Vacation!
Keywords: Detroit Lakes, Park Rapids, Lakeside Lodge, Bad Medicine lake, Itasca state park.
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Member since: 2008
- Children Welcome
- Non Smoking Only
- Pets Not Allowed
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12, Beds for 7-12
Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms
- DVD Player
- Satellite / Cable
- Video Library
- Live Theater
- Winery Tours
- Miniature Golf
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Jet Skiing
- Mountain Biking
- Water Skiing
- Dining Area
- Seating for 8 people
- Linens Provided
- Living Room:
- Cooking Utensils
- Ice Maker
- Deck / Patio
- Outdoor Grill
Pool / Spa
- Jetted Tub
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My Standard Rate
7 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Refundable Damage Deposit $500
- Taxes Not included
1/2 Due immediately and 1/2 due 14 days before check in date OR 1/3 due immediately to secure reservation. 1/3 due 30 days after first payment and/or balance due 14 days before check in date.
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We built this home with families in mind who share summer vacations together as their tradition, the lodge offers a private lodge setting.
Bad Medicine Lake is known for it's water clarity and cleanliness. Known for Trout fishing and One of the Top Best Swimming Lakes in MN.
Our shoreline is wrapped by boulders and panoramic views of the lake, it's like your on the waters edge sitting in the great room.
There are rock steps leading to the water's edge and dock. Small beach area for the kids and plenty of decking space for seating.
Some of the area attractions located within 25-45 minutes is Laport which offers a vineyard and Lake George offering many unique one of a kind shops both great destinations for a lazy summer afternoon of rest and relaxation. The Shooting Star Casino is located 45 minutes in Mahnomen. The Shooting Star hosts a wide variety of shows. Restaurants within 20 minutes are Lobo's, Elbow Lake Store, Douglas Lodge, Ice Cracking Lodge. Devotional sites: St. Mary's Grotto at Two Inlets, Lutheran and other congregations in Park Rapids and Detroit Lakes.
Come relax and enjoy and take it all on Beautiful Bad Medicine Lake!
Year Purchased: 2009
About the owner: We have enjoyed Bad Medicine Lake since 1993 and built this home in 2009. We have hosted many friends and family over the years, that have hosted their special family and friends gathering in this home. It is a place we built from our own family's experiences from staying in other vacation rental homes, with deep appreciation of comfort and flow that adds to a memorable vacation!
Why the Owner Chose Ponsford, MN, USA:
Bad Medicine Lake is one of the top premier lakes in the Detroit Lakes and Park Rapids area. Known for some of the cleanest water and Trout and Walleye Fishing. If you prefer to swim in clean crisp water... here it is!
The Unique Benefits at this Lodge:
LARGE boulders frame the experience from inside to feel the comfort of upscale living outdoors close to the water's edge with windows offering panoramic views! We built the home with thoughtful consideration to the importance of comfort, space and warmth to enjoy and create memories together and sometimes.. on your own!
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Bad Medicine is the Land of Sky Blue Water.
Great room, Dining, Kitchen and Breakfast Nook with Lakeside Panoramic View!
Queen Bedroom. All bedrooms are Private and Roomy.
Clean water Beach area. Plenty of seating on decking.
Another pic of Bedroom (3)
Upstairs Full Bath with Whirl Tub and Shower
Sunshine is the color of this Bedroom (2)
Upstairs extra sink outside of bathroom for extra guests.
Right on the water's edge!
Open floor plan Great Room, Dining, Kitchen and Breakfast Nook & VIEWS!
Sailing is the color of this lake view Bedroom (3)
Bonus Room Twin. A Nice little sleeping cove.
Bonus room pull out Queen with 3 built in Twin Beds. Perfect perch for the kids!
Catwalk to Bonus Room
Bad Medicine Dock and Beach area.
This listing was first published here in 2008.
Date last modified - Sunday, March 19, 2017
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