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Beautiful, Looks Over Creek., 10 Minutes from Everything!

(26 Reviews)

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Last updated: 04/23/2017
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Sleeps:4
  • Bedrooms:1
  • Bathrooms:1
  • Property type:House
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

About the Property

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

Charming and light 1 bedroom lower duplex, with 3 season porch, sofa- queen hide-a-bed. Hardwood floors, full kitchen, dining, living. Washer/dryer included. Satellite TV, FAST wireless internet, DVD player. Pets welcome - need to have a conversation.
Beautiful park system, creek, 3 blocks from Lake Hiawatha, 5 blocks from Lake Nokomis. Just a 10 minute light rail train ride to MOA or downtown MPLS. Walking distance to Minnehaha Falls and park and the Mississippi River. Great neighborhood.
Within a 6 blocks radius you will find - bakery, family owned mexican restaurant, great Italian restaurant, grocery store, banking, golf course, gas station/convenience store, liquor store, dry cleaner, auto repair, coffee shops, several churches, walgreens, bike shop, bar/restaurant, hardware store and more.

Keywords: Location, Location, Location! 10 mins from everything. Duplex, lower level, living, dining, BR, BA, sun porch, yard, park, creek, walk/bike paths to lakes.

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Member since: 2010

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 04/23/2017

Property Type

  • House

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 4
  • Children Welcome:

    Children of all ages are welcome. playgrounds, basketball court, kids pool by Lake Hiawatha 2 blocks away. or play in the yard or the park...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    Smoke outside...moreless

  • Pets Considered:

    Tell me about your dog and i will let you know....moreless

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Long-Term Renters Welcome

Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4, Beds for 2-4

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom


  • Books:

    Small selection of books. take a book, leave a book system....moreless

  • CD Player
  • Satellite / Cable:

    Xfinity, 155 channels/includes sports stations, includes music stations...moreless

  • Toys:

    some childrens book and toys...moreless

  • Video Library


  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Synagogues
  • Theme Parks
  • Water Parks
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Golf Course Front:

    1/2 mile to golf course on Lake Hiawatha...moreless

  • Water View:

    Minnehaha Creek, park area,bike/walk paths to lakes and Minnehaha Falls are right out your front door. 3 blocks to Lake Hiawatha, 5 blocks to Lake Nokomis....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Ice Skating
  • Kayaking
  • Pier Fishing
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Swimming
  • Tennis


  • Dining:

    can add leaf and card table to seat more....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people


  • Air Conditioning:

    window unit cools very well...moreless

  • Clothes Dryer:


  • Garage:

    garage space is available and extra - $50/week, $100/mo . On street parking is free and readily available...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    forced air. ...moreless

  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:


  • Living Room:

    Queen hide abed. comfortable recliner, Tv, cable, DVD/music player in armour that closes to hide all....moreless

  • Parking:

    street parking right in front- always available. garage available for a fee. Parking pad on alley...moreless

  • Parking Off Street:

    yes, during snow emergency this is available for free...moreless

  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:

    yes temporarily on street parking is available. for a week or 2....moreless

  • Telephone:

    use your own cell phone...moreless

  • Towels Provided:


  • Washing Machine:


  • Wireless Internet:

    FAST, secure wireless connection available for up to 3 computers...moreless


  • Kitchen:

    coffee pot, crock pot, toaster oven, blender, microwave, bake ware. whatever you need as requested....moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven:



  • Kayak / Canoe:

    REntals availble on Lake Nokomis - 6 blocks away...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    available upon request...moreless



Write a review 4.5
from 26 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Jan 14 - Apr 30, 2017
3 night min stay
$725 $2,100
May 1 - Dec 31, 2017
3 night min stay
$850 $2,500
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Pet Fee $100
  • Cleaning $60
  • Tax Rate 7%

Owner's cancellation policy:

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

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Last updated: 04/23/2017
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4 Miles
Nearest Airport
Minneapolis/St Paul
0.4 Miles
Nearest Train
Light Rail to downtown, Mall of America, and airpo
1 Miles
Nearest Beach
Lake Nokomis

Car: Not Necessary

2 tennis courts, basketball court, beaches, kids pool, playgrounds, canoeing in parks . state and regional parks within 10 minutes


Owner info

Year Purchased: 1998

About the owner: A few years back I used VRBO to offer my downstairs level to travelers and people in town visiting their families. I met so many nice people and enjoyed sharing my wonderful neighborhood. I run my own life coaching business and am an instructor. i have owned the house since 1998. Summer - this is a terrific location for beautiful walks or bike rides. one direction leads to the lakes and the other takes you to Minnehaha Falls and the Mississippi river. Winter -You are welcome to cross country ski in our great park system or nearby in our downhill areas or just enjoy the winter's quiet beauty along the creek.

Why the Owner Chose Nokomis, Minneapolis, MN, USA:
This property attracted me because it was like a small town neighborhood with all the advantages of the big city that is on the City lakes circle tour.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Being right on the parkland by the creek means i often see many birds and wildlife.

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Speaks: english
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 04/23/2017

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Guestbook comments from the owner

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  • Front of house

    Front of house

  • dining room - with leaf seats 6-8

    dining room - with leaf seats 6-8

  • Living room

    Living room

  • Sunporch


  • View from front steps

    View from front steps

  • Walk/Bike paths this spring.  Along the creek to the Falls

    Walk/Bike paths this spring. Along the creek to the Falls

  • Kitchen, gas stove

    Kitchen, gas stove

  • Kitchen- full size frig, microwave, gas stove, under counter TV and more

    Kitchen- full size frig, microwave, gas stove, under counter TV and more

  • Bedroom, looks over back yard

    Bedroom, looks over back yard

  • House


  • Creek and walking paths  100 yards from house

    Creek and walking paths 100 yards from house

  • Minnehaha creek on it's way to the Falls

    Minnehaha creek on it's way to the Falls

  • Footbridge over creek

    Footbridge over creek

  • Parkland by house

    Parkland by house

VRBO #298839

This listing was first published here in 2010.

Date last modified - Sunday, April 23, 2017

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