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Back of home with swimming pool, deck and hot tub.

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Last updated: 09/15/2016
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

This property is just a short, scenic 30 mile drive SE of the Twin Cities in the bluffs along the Mississippi River Valley.

This vacation rental home offers great bluff views of the country side, with 5 acres and lots of privacy. Easy access to historic Red Wing and Hastings. It is only a 50 minute drive to the Minneapolis Airport and Mall of America.

Five separate large bedrooms and 4 FULL bathrooms make up this property. One bathroom has a jet tub, and another has a large soaking tub and shower. There is also a loft, family room and rec room which has sleeper sofas that can be used. The beds accommodate 20 people, and an additional 7 people can use the convertible beds offered throughout this spacious 3600 sq ft home. Easily sleeps 20-27 people.

A-frame style home with lots of windows which face south to get the natural light. Dining room area with seating for 13, plus lots of room to setup additional folding tables for seating for 25 total. The dining room has a nice stone gas fireplace. Updated kitchen with newer Jenn-aire appliances (two ovens, gas stove, microwave, dishwasher, and refrigerator), and family room with an electric fireplace and another table with seating for 4.

Spacious lower-level great room with large screen TV, DVD player, and lots of movie selections. There is also a table to play games or socialize. Basement has recreation room with pool table, ping pong table, and dartboard. There is also a wet bar with refrigerator for entertaining guests. The basement bunk room has a table and TV with video games for the kids.

Outdoors you can enjoy the spacious deck and ground level patio with views of the open country side and wildlife. The hot tub can be used for relaxing after a busy day. There is a gas grill for BBQs. Equipment is provided for volleyball, basketball, bocce, croquet, and bean bag toss. The home is air conditioned and heated with lots of parking. Boat launch for area lakes or river is just minutes away. Red Wing and Hastings also have biking and hiking trails. The area has ski and canoe/innertube close by. Treasure Island Casino is a short 8 minute drive away, and access to the Cannon Valley Trail is very close.

Additional pictures can be found at our website under the WELCH Tab. See the additional link info below the rates.

SPECIAL NOTE: We have another comparable property in the Red Wing area. If the calendar is booked, still contact us and we'll see if our other place can accommodate your group! Similar pricing and size. Or click on the 'additional listings' link found below.

If you have a smaller group of 8-12 people with minimum or no kids, we might be able to offer another rental option in the area. It has a hot tub and rents for $100 less/night.

Summer 2014: Still have some June 2-4 night minimum weekends available. Also some mid-August 3-4 night weekends available.

The hot tub is only available from April-November. Its use is extended only as a courtsey to guests and is granted on a case by case basis. Check with owner on availability.



Keywords: Mall of America, Large, Hunting, Fishing, Golfing, Ski, Minneapolis, River, Water Sports, Private, Acreage, Vikings, Twins, Firepit, Volleyball, Basketball, Family Reunion

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Property Type

  • Chateau / Country House
  • 3600 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    There must be someone 25 or older....moreless

  • Children Welcome:

    We need to know the ages of the children....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    Smoking is ONLY allowed OUTSIDE. Not in the garage or through open windows/doors....moreless

  • Pets Considered:

    Dogs only. We require that pets be fully crate and potty trained. We have a dog room available in the garage with a heater if necessary....moreless

Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 22, Beds for 19-22

  • Upstairs - 2: 1 king

    ...moreless

  • Downstairs - 1: 2 queen

    ...moreless

  • Upstairs - 1: 1 queen, 1 bunk bed

    Queen bed with twin bunkbed....moreless

  • Downstairs - 2: 1 queen, 1 sleep sofa /futon, 2 bunk bed

    ...moreless

  • Master - Main Floor: 2 queen

    2 queen beds in master. There is also a pack-n-play....moreless

  • Loft : 1 sleep sofa /futon

    Klick-Klak foldout...moreless

  • Other - Main: 1 sleep sofa /futon

    Sleeper Sofa Air Bed in Family Room...moreless

  • Other - Basement

    Sleeper Sofa in Rec Room...moreless

  • Queen size Beds (1) We have an accommodations document with details regarding room breakouts and sleeping arrangements., Double Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (1) We have an accommodations document with details regarding room breakouts and sleeping arrangements., Child Beds (1) Some of the private bedrooms also have fold-out mats for young kids., Baby Cribs (1) There is 1 pack & play set available., Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) We have 2 sleeper sofas and 2 klick-klack beds available. There are also floor mats for kids in the closets., Bunk Beds (1) We have 2 twin over twin bunk beds available....moreless

Bathrooms: 4 Bathrooms

  • Master Bathroom - Main: toilet, tub, shower

    Soaking Tub...moreless

  • Bathroom2 - Main: toilet, combination tub/shower

    Right off the Kitchen...moreless

  • Basement Bathroom: toilet, shower, jetted tub

    Jetted Tub with a Shower...moreless

  • Upstairs Bathroom: toilet, combination tub/shower

    ...moreless

Other Amenities

  • There is a firepit that can be used. This is a seculded, private property with lots of space. It is relaxing with a country type setting....moreless

Entertainment

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room:

    Pool Table, Ping Pong, Darts. Basketball outside....moreless

  • Games:

    Many board games and puzzles. ...moreless

  • Music Library
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable:

    Direct TV available. There is also DSL Wi-Fi in the home....moreless

  • Stereo
  • Toys:

    Some toys for smaller kids...moreless

  • VCR
  • Video Game Console:

    We do have an older gaming console. However, if the kids are really into gaming, we encourage them to bring along their own system. We do have a TV in the basement dedicated to gaming and DVDs....moreless

  • Video Games:

    We have an older gaming system. We encourage to bring there own. There are multiple TV hookups for using it....moreless

  • Video Library:

    Many movies to select from....moreless

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Theme Parks
  • Water Parks
  • Winery Tours
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Horseback Riding
  • Miniature Golf
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Shuffleboard
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Water View:

    There is a small private pond on the property. The home is located in the Mississippi Rivery Valley area, but is a couple of miles from the actual river. It is also very close to water recreation on the Cannon River in Welch....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • Hunting
  • Ice Skating
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Parasailing
  • Rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing

Dining

  • Dining:

    Table with 8 charge, but room for 4 more. Kitchen island with 3 chairs. Multiple folding tables and chairs stored in garage....moreless

  • Dining Area

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    Central Air is in the home....moreless

  • Clothes Dryer:

    We have a washer/dryer available for week long guests, or to take care of towels if guests borrowed ours....moreless

  • Covered Parking
  • Fireplace:

    Gas Fireplace...moreless

  • Garage:

    3-car garage....moreless

  • Gas Fireplace:

    In the dining room/family room area....moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    Force Air Heat and Infloor Heat in the basement....moreless

  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    All beds have linens. We also have linens for all sleepers and futons. If your group is 20+, it might be suggested to bring some sleeping bags or linens along....moreless

  • Living Room
  • Mobile Phone:

    Cell service is good at this property....moreless

  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street:

    Open driveway in front of poleshed and house. Plus additional parking for 4 more vehicles....moreless

  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:

    Available upon request....moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    There are some towels available if guests forget to bring their own. However, we do ask that they be laundred before departure....moreless

  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet:

    There is Wi-Fi available. Connection password provided at home....moreless

  • Wood Stove

Kitchen

  • Catering Available:

    There is catering available in Red Wing or Hastings area....moreless

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils:

    There is a roaster pan, toaster, crock pot, coffee pot, griddle and electric fry pan....moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    Fully stocked kitchen with dishes/plates/silverware for 18 people. There are actually 2 ovens....moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator:

    The refrigerator offers filtered water. The refrigerator makes some ice. Bring ice if a lot is needed....moreless

  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Deck / Patio:

    There is a back deck and a concrete slab for outdoor enjoyment....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill

Pool / Spa

  • Hot Tub:

    There is a hot tub available on a case-by-case basis. It requires a signed waiver for use....moreless

  • Private Pool:

    27 ft above ground pool has been installed in 2012. Access to the pool is granted on a case-by-case basis. It does require a waiver to be signed before use is allowed. Pool has landscaping and a deck with ladder....moreless

  • Jetted Tub:

    Whirlpool tub available in the downstairs bathroom. There is also a soaking bath in the master bathroom....moreless

 

Reviews

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My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$500

Rates are based on 10 guests; add $30 per night, per additional guest


Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Cleaning $100 + tax
  • Extra Person/Night $30 + tax
  • Pet Fee $20 + tax
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
  • Tax Rate 6.875%

Notes:

We do require longer stays during summer bookings and holiday stays.

We do provide cancellation term in the procedures document. We do encourage groups to consider travel insurance if weather or family circumstances could impact your booking.

The rates are based on a 10 person base rate. Additional person fee for numbers above the base rate. The weekly rates have the biggest discounting worked into their pricing.

The deposit is due at the time of booking, to be made via check and sent along with the signed contract and waivers. The lodging payment is due 1 month prior to the scheduled stay.


Owner's cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking


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Last updated: 09/15/2016
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Location

45 Miles
Nearest Airport
Minneapolis/St Paul
4 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Treasure Island Casino
6 Miles
Nearest Ski
Welch Village

This property is close to skiing (Welch Village), gambling (Treasure Island Casino), and water activities (Mississippi River and Cannon River).

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2010


Contact us

Speaks: english

Links to more information:

 

Photos

  • Back of home with swimming pool, deck and hot tub.

    Back of home with swimming pool, deck and hot tub.

  • Spacious kitchen with updated Jenn-Aire appliances.  Eat-in counter top.

    Spacious kitchen with updated Jenn-Aire appliances. Eat-in counter top.

  • Main walk-in area with large windows and hardwood floors.  Opens to deck.

    Main walk-in area with large windows and hardwood floors. Opens to deck.

  • Basement wetbar with refrigerator and microwave.

    Basement wetbar with refrigerator and microwave.

  • Basement rec room with big screen TV and DirecTV

    Basement rec room with big screen TV and DirecTV

  • Hot tub on lower patio.

    Hot tub on lower patio.

  • Master bedroom.

    Master bedroom.

  • Basement bedroom - 2 queen beds.

    Basement bedroom - 2 queen beds.

  • Upper Bedroom - King Bed

    Upper Bedroom - King Bed

  • Swimming pool viewed from upper deck.

    Swimming pool viewed from upper deck.

  • Wooded back yard with lots to explore.

    Wooded back yard with lots to explore.

  • Dining Room with large table and gas fireplace

    Dining Room with large table and gas fireplace

  • Family room with recliners, sleeper sofa, table, LCD TV and DVD player..

    Family room with recliners, sleeper sofa, table, LCD TV and DVD player..

  • Outdoor fire pit.

    Outdoor fire pit.

  • Soaking tub in the master bathroom

    Soaking tub in the master bathroom

  • Front of the home.  Private lot with lots of space on a 5 acre lot.

    Front of the home. Private lot with lots of space on a 5 acre lot.

  • Upper deck with country views for miles.

    Upper deck with country views for miles.

  • Basement bunk room.  Two bunk beds, 1 queen bed, and 1 pull out bed.

    Basement bunk room. Two bunk beds, 1 queen bed, and 1 pull out bed.

  • Upstairs bedroom.  Queen bed with bunk bed.  Lots of floor space.

    Upstairs bedroom. Queen bed with bunk bed. Lots of floor space.

  • Cozy spot with swing and view of firepit.

    Cozy spot with swing and view of firepit.

  • Swimming pool (4 1/2 ft) with deck and ladder.

    Swimming pool (4 1/2 ft) with deck and ladder.

  • Spacious side yard for outdoor activities

    Spacious side yard for outdoor activities

VRBO #300710

This listing was first published here in 2010.

Date last modified - Monday, September 26, 2016

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  • Bathrooms
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  • Calendar last updated 09/15/2016

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