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Spacious house for Large Groups

Bedrooms 5
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights


Minimum Stay
2 nights

About the property

5 Bedroom House and 2 Bed Cottage on a private lake. Great for a large group

Calander reflects 5 bedroom House only. PLEASE CALL for COTTAGE AVAILABILITY . Cottage is available from May to November .Sleeps 1-4. .PLEASE CONTACT FOR ACCURATE RATE.

Conifer Cove is located in Northwestern Wisconsin just 2 hours from the Minneapolis St.Paul area. We are surrounded by 100 year old majestic pine trees. Our home and cottage sit on a hill overlooking Ascot Lake. Ascot lake is our privately owned lake, there are no other homes on this lake. Ascot Lake is a 10 acre lake that is approximately 40 feet deep. It is a very clean lake which makes it ideal for swimming and fishing. It is home to sunfish and large mouth bass. We have a swim raft for summer fun and a large fire pit with wood provided at no extra charge. There are 3 row boat, 2 canoes and 2 paddle boats for your use at no extra charge. We also have a fish cleaning shack with lights and running water in the summer. There are several miles of hiking/ski trails on the property.

We are surrounded by 65 acres of wooded land that has numerous trails for hiking, biking and cross-country skiing. There is also a variety of natural wildlife to watch for, Eagles, Wood ducks, Piliated wood peckers, Deer, and an occasional Black Bear to name a few.

Conifer Cove is a wonderful place for a large group to get together whether it be extended family, friends, church groups, scrapbookers, quilters, boys getaway or girls weekend. There is a quilt shop and a scrapbooking store locally.

You are only minutes away from local towns which offer Groceries, Liquor, Movies theater, Restaurants, Casinos, Golf, Boutiques, Spa, Coffee shop, Antiquing, Gandy-Dancer Biking trail, ATV and Snowmobile Trails, some of the best Motorcycling roads, and much much more.

We also have a 2 bedroom cottage available (May-Oct) that can be rented with the house or separately. Please contact us for rates and details.

Keywords: 5 Bedroom House

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Barbara and David McDonald
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
January 17, 2017

About Barbara and David McDonald

Dave and I (Barb) grew up in central Minnesota.Dave owns a Meat Market in Clear Lake ,MN that has been in the family since 1914. He is the 3rd generation and his son Travis will be the 4th. It is worth the stop if you haven't been there. Dave has been coming to Wisconsin since he was young to stay and visit his Uncle Jack who had a retirement home outside of Webster. Which happens to be our cabin now and just a short walk through the woods from Conifer Cove. We love the area and love sharing it with our guests. We are avid outdoors people, We have 4 great kids and 8 wonderful grandkids and 1 Great dog.

Barbara and David McDonald purchased this house in 2007

Why Barbara and David McDonald chose Northwest

We have a cabin close by Conifer Cove . But also it is only 2 hours from our home in MN.

very quiet secluded area, but yet close to a lot of activity's if you choose.

What makes this house unique

We love the serenty. It is so quiet. You really feel like you are away from the business of everyday life. We love the woods,trails lakes ,rivers and wild life.The smell of the pine trees

and the stars at night are spectacular....don't forget to look up!!


Exceptional! 5/5 -
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Spacious house for Large Groups
average rating of 5.0 based on 10 reviews
Waukesha, WI

The perfect get-away place for our family.

  • 5 of 5

Talk about serenity, beauty and a place to kick back and enjoy each day - this place has it all. The accomadations are perfect - lots of room for everyone to play games, read or sit and chat. Of course, the swimming is great and there are two canoes, paddle boats and a raft to get out on the private lake and soak in the sun. The owners are friendly and helpful. We keep coming back - it is such perfect spot to vacation with our family. (We are a group of 14-16)

  • Submitted: Aug 10, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for choosing Conifer Cove . We appreciate your business and are happy you keep coming back .😊
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Bill and the guys fishing trip

  • 5 of 5

Group of 9-14 every year. We go some place different every year and this was the best trip we have had in 10 years. From the awesome, clean, spacious, well equipped house to the great fishing in the area. Owners were great, everything you could ask for. If your going to the area and have a large group this is the place. Very secluded. We were greeted with some awesome cookies that didn't see the next morning. That would be my only complaint maybe offer an endless cookie plate, haha. just kidding. Thanks again for all your help. Awsome ,awsome

  • Submitted: Nov 9, 2015
  • Stayed: Sep 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Bill and friends, We enjoyed meeting you and hope you will return in the future. Glad you liked the cookies!! Barb and Dave
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Colorado Springs, CO

Perfect family vacation!

  • 5 of 5

We stayed early July for a family vacation. What a wonderful time! The cabin was clean and well equipped with everything we could possibly need. Comfortable beds and a nice big table for family dinners. It was quiet and peaceful. The boats and swimming dock was the highlight of our trip! The kids summarized the trip as "Swimming, boating, swimming, boating and swimming"!

We will definitely return.

Thank you Barb and Dave for sharing your little slice of heaven!

  • Submitted: Jul 21, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for staying with us. We look forward to seeing you in the future😊
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  • 5 of 5

The pictures do not do this place justice. How could they? We drove up and where overwhelmed at the setting and view. The lake and area around it is all private! If you are here you have the place to yourselves! We rented the house and cabin for our family get together and housed 16 people no problem....with privacy! The many rooms solve the whole bunkhouse issue that often gets in the way of a great nights sleep. All amenities are more then good....If it rains there is plenty of dining space in the house too. We have stayed in many places through the years and this is the best! Drink coffee in the morn on the deck, walk around the lake on the wide trail, inhale pine scent all day long! Oh, and save money with the great rate!

  • Submitted: Jul 6, 2015
  • Stayed: Jun 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for staying at Conifer Cove. Hope to see your family in the future.
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Waseca, MN. 56093

Great accommodations in Wisconsin!

  • 5 of 5

We got together with a bunch of friends and were thrilled that there was somewhere we could all stay, still have privacy and have a great time together. The house is set up perfectly for a crowd while not being crowded. The kitchen is up to date with all the amenities. The bedrooms are spacious, the bathrooms modern and spotless. They put in a great bricked patio area with tables and chairs which is perfect for relaxing and chilling out with a beverage. There is beautiful landscaping and trails to explore. I can't think of anyone who wouldn't enjoy this place.

Dave and Barb are great to work with do their best to make your stay perfect. Give this place a try, you will not be sorry.

  • Submitted: Jun 15, 2015
  • Stayed: May 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Jane.
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Perfect place to get away!!!

  • 5 of 5

Dave and Barb are the best, clean quiet and rustic place that is Well maintained. There are acres and acres of wood and trails to hike. Awesome setting to say the least. We had a group of 8 men and plenty of beds to go around. Dinner was a easy with a large table and room to spare. We booked it again for next year and for many years to come [this was our 14th] Thank You for the delivery of the meat from your store it was melt in your mouth good!!!!!

Take a 5.5lbs of beef tenderloin light smoke for 45 min at 150, then finish on grill at 325 for 20-25 min. That was perfect never better. Thanks for the tip Dave


  • Submitted: Jan 19, 2015
  • Stayed: Jan 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you...happy to have back nextyear
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Nearest Airport
10 Miles
Nearest Barpub
5 Miles
Nearest Golf
7 Miles
Webster...Fox Run
Nearest Motorway
4.5 Miles
Highway 35
Nearest Restaurant
5 Miles
Nearest Ski
Nearest Point of Interest
Waynes Grocery Store
Nearest Point of Interest
Acual House setting
Car: necessary

Conifer Cove is in the heart of Burnett County.

We are located 4 1/2 miles east of Webster Wisconsin. you can enjoy the peace of the quiet outdoors or you can find an abundance of activity at your finger tips. Golf and Mini Golf, biking ,fishing ,tennis ,pickleball, outdoor music, antique shops ,specialty shops, ,scrapbooking,casinos, movies, restaurants. Beautiful roads for motorcycling.



Rates & Availability

Webster House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Summer prime rates
May 26 2017 - Sep 4 2017
Changeover Day: Friday
2 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 13 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest
Off season
Sep 5 2017 - May 29 2018
Changeover Day: Friday
2 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 13 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest
My Standard Rate

Changeover Day: Friday
2 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 13 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $500
Tax Rate 5.5%

Rental agreement will be emailed and completed and returned with payment
Cancellation policy,60 days prior to first day of reserved dated , fully refunded, less $75.00 . Less than 60 days , no refund.Please contact for accurate rate calculation. Thank you

Deposit is required to hold the dates and also acts as the damage deposit during your stay. It is returned within 10 days after your stay. Full payment is due 30 days prior to first day of your stay.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
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Webster House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2500 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront
  • Lake View
  • Lakefront
  • Rural
  • Ski-In ...
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 16 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Upper Level
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Main Level
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Lower Level....Sauna in this bathroom
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14
  • Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , Lower Level
    Bedroom 4 - 1 double , 1 twin/ single , Lower Level
    Bedroom 1 - 1 king , 1 twin/ single , 1 sleep sofa /futon , Upper level , also full bathroom in room
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , Main Level,. Full Bathroom across Hall
    Bedroom 5 - 1 queen , 1 twin/ single , Lower Level
    Convertible bed(s) - Pack n Play
  • In House-King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (3), Double Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (3), (0) Pack and Play's( 1) (2) Futon, (1) In Cottage- 1 queen, 1 bunk bed ( twin over a full )Maximum occupancy in both is 18.(14 in house and 4 in cottage) extra charge over 18 persons.
  • Books ...
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library ...
  • Balcony
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Tennis ...
  • 10 garden chairs
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Sauna
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • ski privileges optional
  • skiing
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
This is a wondrful place to stay for extended families and friends. Very private, tucked off the main road, only 10 minutes from town, but you feel like you are in a very remote area.Lots of activities going on in the area if you like.We have several miles of hiking trails, the water is very clean for swimming, and also the lake provides great fishing. In the winter we have cross-country skiing, acsess to snowmobile trails is close by, great ice fishing.

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