About the property
- House3000 sqft
- Half Baths0
- Minimum Stay1 - 2 nights
DayStar Lodge is Lake Front:5 bedroom, 3 bathroom, private dock, 2 covered decks
FYI - Please disregard the instant quote as it is inaccurate. Max number of guests is 10.
Feel Free to Call with Questions Anytime.
DayStar Lodge is just a little more luxurious than some vacation rentals with it's 5 bedrooms, 2 with 42 inch flat screen TV's, and 3 bathrooms. The living room and family rooms both have 48 and 65 inch TV's to enjoy your cable channels or movie on, wifi is included here as well. DayStar Lodge is located on the upper Twin Lake and except during the Peak Season you may choose to rent either the entire house or just the upstairs. Your family will enjoy the included row boat, canoe, and paddle boat to get out on the lakes with.
The hot tub will be open for winter use, enjoy the view of the stars and lake from this cozy spot. A great way to warm up after a day of skiing or ice fishing!
DayStar Lodge has 3,000 square feet of inviting living space if the upstairs and downstairs are both rented. The atmosphere is one of relaxation and warmth in which you and your family can come back to after a day on the lake, or after enjoying the many area attractions such as the Silverwood Amusement Park, Coeur d'Alene, Sandpoint, or our local par 72 Golf Course.
Except during the Peak Season you may choose to rent either the entire house or just the upstairs. I am unable to change the max occupancy on VRBO, the maximum number of guests we can accommodate is 10.
*Upstairs has 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, kitchen, dining, and living rooms.
*Downstairs has 2 bedrooms, kitchenette, bathroom, and family room. The downstairs is NOT accessible from the inside of the house, you must use an outside entrance that faces the lake.
•2 King Beds (one upstairs and one downstairs)
•2 Queen Beds (one upstairs and one downstairs)
•2 Twin Beds (both upstairs)
•Fully equipped kitchen upstairs with dishwasher
•Small kitchenette downstairs for drinks and snacks
•Upstairs dining area can seat 12
•Table for games and snacks downstairs
•3 bathrooms (two upstairs, one downstairs)
•Lots of outdoor seating on upper and lower decks
•Cable, Free WiFi, Smart TV's, Blue Ray Players
•Free long distance calling in the USA and Canada
•Large screen TV's upstairs and downstairs
•TV's in 2 bedrooms (bedrooms with King beds)
•Free row boat, canoe, and paddle boats for our guests
•Motor available to rent if desired for row boat
•Hot Tub for winter use only
•Gas "Wood" Stove upstairs
•Small dogs considered
Please call or email, we're always happy to answer any questions you may have and to help you book your special time on the lake at DayStar Lodge!
We have our own online booking system that is safe and secure.
For your further information:
The upper lake is approximately 1 ½ miles long and ¾ mile wide, and the lower lake is approximately 2 ½ miles long and ½ mile wide. The lakes are ideal for boating, skiing, tubing, and all water sports. During the winter many people enjoy the frozen lakes for ice fishing.
The lake is a peaceful setting with abundant wildlife such as ducks, mink, chipmunks, blue jays, muskrat, osprey, eagles, and heron. Bring your motor boat or kayak and enjoy the water off our private dock and beach. We provide a rowboat, canoe, and paddle boat for your use at no extra charge. If desired you may rent our 4 horsepower motor for the row boat.
Enjoy more space than a hotel can offer to relax in when you come to the area for IronMan, Bloomsday, Hoopfest, and the many attractions at the Opera House and Convention Centers in Spokane and Coeur d'Alene.
DayStar Lodge has unlimited long distance calling for the U.S.A. and Canada.
FREE to our guests, DayStar Lodge has a canoe, rowboat, and paddle boat for our guests enjoyment of the water.
Available for rent- 4 horse power boat motor
DayStar Lodge 2018 Rates
Entire House rates are on the first line; Upper Level only rates are the second line.
Rate Period Nightly Weekly Minimum Stay
Winter: September 20 – May 18, 2018 $375.00 $2,250.00 (1 free nt) 2 nights
Spring: May 19 – June 8, 2018 $400.00 $2,500.00 2 nights
$325.00 $2,150.00 2 nights
Summer: June 9 – 29th, 2018 $450.00 $3,050.00 4 nights
$375.00 $2,500.00 4 nights
Peak Season: June 30 – Sept 7, 2018 $450.00 $3,050.00 7 nights
Due to housekeeping – Sat only changeovers
Fall: September 8 – 30th, 2018 $400.00 $2,500.00 3 nights
Winter: October 1, 2018 – March 31, 2019 $375.00 $2,250.00 (1 free nt) 2 nights
$275.00 $1,800.00 2 nights
Holiday’s: Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Year's $400.00 $2,600.00 3 nights
$400.00 $2,400.00 3 nights
Entire House Rates are on the first line; Upper Level only rates are the second line.
We only rent out the entire house during July and August. All other times of the year you can book the upper level only if needed.
2-night minimum all year around, a 3-night minimum for Holiday weekends and 4-night minimum during the second half of June, 7-night minimum during Peak Season.
Check In: 4 pm Check Out: 11 am
$175 cleaning fee for whole house or $85 when booking top floor only
8% Idaho tax
$500 security/damage deposit
Extra Fees if applicable:
Boat Motor: $200 (per weekend or week)
$25 per night fee for dogs - max $125 charge per week per dog
2 dogs maximum - IF left alone must be crated
(Because of allergies only small non shedding breeds allowed.)
Keywords: Cottage Lakefront on 2 Lakes, Cabin, waterfront, lakefront, mountain views, close to theme parks, shopping, dining, hiking, boating, fishing, biking, Silverwood, Coeur d'Alene, Spokane, Spokane airport, 5 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, private dock
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- Response time:
- within one hour
- Calendar last updated:
- Jan 22, 2018
We love Twin Lakes! This is our third vacation rental that we have bought here, we recently sold the first two smaller ones that we had been renting to guests to buy this larger home that will hold our family during our vacations. We take a lot of pleasure in helping our guests enjoy the little bit of time they have to get away from daily life and hopefully relax and reconnect in a meaningful way with their family and friends at the lake. We don't take this lightly so we try to provide you with quality value for your time away from it all so you feel refreshed when you go back to your "real life"!
Wendy purchased this House in 2015
Why Wendy chose Twin Lakes
This is such a great location if you enjoy just relaxing or being busy on your vacation. There are many ways to enjoy the outdoors with activities such as fishing, golfing, hiking, or wildlife watching. If you are into more touristy activities the cities of Sandpoint, Coeur d'Alene or Spokane are close by. And of course if laying on the dock or sitting on the deck with a cup of coffee relaxing is what you like to do then just stay at the house and enjoy!
What makes this House unique
In my opinion one of the most enjoyable aspects about our particular location on Twin Lakes is the beautiful view of the mountains right across the lake from us.
Pool / Spa
Local Services & Businesses
Sports & Adventure Activities
Amazing views and creature comforts
We had the most amazing time at DayStar lodge. The house was beautifully kept, nicely stocked and those views!! We made very few plans to do much else, other than just hang out at the lake and relax. The kids had a great time (4 kids, ranging in age from 11-17) as there was always something to do, and town wasn't far. We went shopping in Post Falls and went to Silverwood one day, which is highly recommeded. Most meals we cooked at the house, but it was nice to know Pizza Hut delivered, which was a great treat one night!
We would definitely consider staying in the future or at any other A-List properties. Wendy was very accommodating and answered all the questions we had. The information book was very helpful as well. Thank you for making our vacation easy, relaxing and enjoyable! :)
3-Day Weekend Getaway
If you are looking for solitude, this is the place. We enjoyed the top unit at the Twin Lakes cabin as a respite for our hard-working daughter and a couple friends who are attending a nearby university. We stocked up on all our favorite foods and hunkered down and watched the snow fall. We enjoyed the spa, watched movies, read, played cards, took walks, meandered around downtown Couer d' Alene (30ish minutes drive), we even shoe skated out on the frozen lake - absolutely no timeline - what a gift to ourselves. The cabin is fully stocked - can not think of a need that wasn't met. Wendy was available before, during and after our stay - no question unanswered. We will likely come back as our daughter is only a freshman! We think the summer would be a lot of fun too - the lake and boats out the back door look very enticing!
Wonderful Vacation Memories
I had the pleasure of staying at the twin lakes home for a week long vacation with my daughter, Grandchildren and four year old Great Granddaughter. We rented both floors and I can honestly say that there was something in the house for all the activities you want on a vacation . The layout of the house, gorgeous yards, tables and chairs, along with all the amenities that come with the house are suitable for all ages and are of very good quality. The attention to detail on everything from the spices and silverware in the kitchen cabinets to the life jackets and fishing poles in the boat house were excellent. If you're looking for a quality place to have a vacation or getaway, with unmatched views and a place that just feels like a home, then my suggestion would be stay here. Without question this was our best family vacation ever.
Memorial Weekend Memory Maker
This Twin Lake home was the perfect spot for our family to spend time together. So pleased that our cousins found this gem and that we could rent the lower unit to utilize the ample sleeping space. I loved that there were plenty of dining chairs and leaves to extend the dining table. Having space for everyone around the table at dinner was lovely!
The kitchen was so well supplied and items were easy to find. The home was very clean and comfortable and tastefully decorated. Even though the weather was cool, we had a blast canoeing and fishing. Our 14 year old caught a large mouth bass that will likely be the biggest he EVER catches.
Thank you for the lovely long weekend, Wendy!
Oh, and of course the lake is gorgeous but the landscaping should not go unmentioned. Beautiful plants and flowers everywhere!
Wonderful Lake Home
My sweetie and I spent a long weekend at Wendy's lakeside home. It was the perfect spot for peace, quiet and relaxation. We cooked at the house and found virtually everything we needed in the well stocked kitchen. We also enjoyed the bbq. We visited in (what I assume is) a quieter time of year and I highly recommend doing so for couples looking for a peaceful getaway. The house is nicely updated and very comfortable.
Daystar Lodge will prove to be the most welcoming and comfortable place for your vacation! The owners are amazing and have literally thought of everything! This house is stocked to make your stay seamless! There is something for everyone to enjoy! There is a wonderful sandy beach, great dock for fishing, beautiful views and tons of seating to relax! They have provided a paddle boat and pedal boat along with life jackets, sand toys and lake floats. Our family highly recommends this beautiful place and will be booking our time for next year!
Great Place to Stay for Iron Man, Bloomsday, and Hoopfest. DayStar Lodge is a 15 minute drive to the Silverwood Theme Park and Boulder Beach. We've provided a row boat, canoe, and paddle boat for your enjoyment while on the lake. If you would prefer to motor around with the row boat we do have a 4 horsepower motor for rent, the row boat, canoe, and paddle boat are complementary to our guests. Check out the activities page
Rates & Availability
Additional information about rental rates
Feel Free to Call with Questions Anytime. We have our own online booking system and accept: Visa, MasterCard, Discover, and checks are also accepted. Official Rates for DayStar Lodge are on our Website. Cancellation Policy mentioned by VRBO is NOT ours, feel free to call or ask for our policy. Memorial and Labor Day Weekends have a 3-night min. Holiday Rates: Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Years - 3-night minimum $400 per night, $2,400 per week for the upper floor and $2,600 per week for the entire house. Rates are different for Entire House Rental, all of the rates above are for the upper floor only, except for the Peak Season. We do have minimum stays for different times of the year, usually 2 nights. Please call or email for an accurate quote. Housekeeping fee for upper floor only is $85, for the entire house housekeeping fee is $175. If Applicable: There is a $25 per night dog fee $125 max PLEASE NOTE: Quotable Rates on this site does NOT always give an accurate quote, please email us for a real quote, this is beyond our control as it is a programming error.
We take half the amount due at the time of booking, the final amount is due 45 days before your arrival. The security / damage deposit is a hold put on your credit card 3 days before arrival. The deposit for DayStar Lodge is $500. We have our own online booking system and accept: Visa, MasterCard, Discover, and checks are accepted.