Reclaimed Barn Home Sleeps 20(35 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:3-7 nights
- Property type:House
- Pets considered:Yes
- Wheel chair accessible:N/A
About the Property
House, 6 Bedrooms, 4 Baths, (Sleeps 20)
It is designed to accommodate multiple families with open bathrooms and individual toilets and showers. The home is just 30 minutes east of Duluth on the sandy south shore of Lake Superior.
Lake Superior Barn stands on 320 acres of remote wilderness and sandy beach. The home sits on the south shore of Lake Superior, staring across the lake to the North Shore cities of Duluth and Two Harbors whose lights twinkle in the distance at night. The property is completely surrounded by the Brule River State Forest so there is not another home on the Lake Superior shoreline for miles… Enjoy the secluded sandy beach or walk it like an ocean looking for beach-glass. Listen to the waves crash or swim in the cleanest of all the Great Lakes where the temperature can reach 60 or 70 degrees in the shallow, sandy bottom water. Warm up to a driftwood fire or roast s'mores on the waterfront.
Once back to the house, wash the sand off your feet in the outside shower while taking in the 180 degree view of Lake Superior. Enjoy the 1600 sq foot reclaimed deck just outside the beautiful kitchen and a pantry with all the extra ingredients and spices you may have forgotten. Build a fire with firewood provided in the stone fireplace or lay in a bean bag and pick a book to read from the stocked bookshelves in the loft. Lake Superior Barn has 6 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms and 3 showers built from the reclaimed lumber, steel and nails of 7 turn of the century Minnesota barns. The game room has radiant concrete heat to warm your toes as you play ping pong, video games, shuffle board or lounge on the couch to watch a movie on the Apple TV.
The Lake Superior Barn is a unique and rustic experience... there is a TV, but no satellite or cable TV... plenty of cards, books and boardgames! We do have APPLE TV... like a large iPod with movies, TV shows & music.
On the 320 acres of forest, there are trails through the woods and bridges over Haukkula Creek that flows the length of the property. Pick raspberries and wild strawberries in the summer or snowshoe the woods and trails in the winter… either way, you will never encounter another person on the private and secluded land. End the day by building a fire while overlooking Lake Superior and watch the summer sun set over the hills of Duluth.
Keywords: House, cabin, vacation rental, lakehome, horseback riding, remote, lake superior home, scrap booking,sandy beach,
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Member since: 2010
- 4250 sq. ft.
- Max. occupancy 20
- Minimum Age Limit For Renters
- Children Welcome
- Non Smoking Only
- Pets Considered
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
Bedrooms: 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 20, Beds for 20
Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom
- Bathrooms are camp style- sinks on outside of toilet & shower area.
- Apple TV... like an iPod... many TV Shows & movies to watch...In Floor heat, all reclaimed wood, Stable, Bring your own horses!! Book Library, 2 Bunk Rooms, Game Room, Radiant Heat, Surrounded by Brule River State Forest, Secluded sandy beach, View of Duluth and North Shore, Access to Snowmobile Trails, Mile long Driveway, Firewood provided 30 minutes from Duluth, 50 minutes from Bayfield....moreless
- Game Room:
- Ping Pong Table
- Live Theater
- Horseback Riding
- Sight Seeing
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Basketball Court
- Cross Country Skiing
- Mountain Biking
- Dining Area
- Clothes Dryer
- Washing Machine
- Wood Fireplace
- Ice Maker
- Deck / Patio
- Kayak / Canoe:
- Lawn / Garden:
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Jun 2 - Sep 6, 2017
7 night min stay
Changeover Day: Friday
2018 Each Weekend Night
Jan 1 - May 30, 2018
3 night min stay
May 31 - Sep 5, 2018
7 night min stay
Dec 21 - Dec 26, 2018
6 night min stay
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Refundable Damage Deposit $1,000
- pet fee per day $40 + tax
- Pet Fee $40 + tax
- Tax Rate 5.5%
dog fee is $40 per day per dog
Owner's cancellation policy:
100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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Year Purchased: 2007
About the owner: We have 5 kids... 4 boys and 1 girl. We live in Minneapolis, MN. Enjoy 'the Barn...' Thanks, Tom & Nicole and Kids
Why the Owner Chose Maple, WI, USA:
We fell in love with the Lake, the sound of the waves, the endless sandy beach and the fact that you are 30 minutes from an amazing city like Duluth, but you feel so remote and surrounded by nature.
The Unique Benefits at this House:
The property is totally remote and surrounded by State forest... you will very likely not see another person. The reclaimed home is unique and the feel is rustic. The beach is secluded and it feels like you are on an ocean.
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Lake Superior Barn at Night
Lakeside Bunkroom... 5 beds/ there are 2 rooms like this that are identical.
Kitchen and Great Room View
Sunset Over Duluth From Barn
Stone fireplace in Great Room/ firewood provided free
Kitchen at dusk...
Horses in the stable attached to the garage
The view towards Lake Superior from hot-tub- a wood fired cedar 'snorkel' tub
East deck of Barn facing North towards Lake Superior.
Winter on Lake Superior- facing wast towards Duluth
Sandy Beach looking East towards Haukkala Creek- NO NEIGHBORS!
Great Room and Loft View
Garage & Barn View/ Garage also has an outside stable
Mudroom and Game room (TV not visible) Ping pong & shuffleboard.
Staircase headed to bunkrooms...
Example of a bedroom... 1 of 4 bdrooms with Queen beds, quilts and comforters
Barn, Wood Hot Tub & Sauna
Garage view from deck- facing South.
Teepee from Barn deck- good for fires, camping and to hide if you need to!
Beach facing West- beach is sandy,lots of driftwood- water can get to 80 degrees
This listing was first published here in 2010.
Date last modified - Sunday, April 23, 2017
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