Lake Retreat Close to Town and Enjoy Nature on Bike Trail

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Last updated: 10/27/2016
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  • Minimum stay:3-4 nights
  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Newly remodeled home on beautiful, shady, tree filled lot on private North Lake Drive of Lake Kampeska. Close to Kampeska Lodge for hunting and fishing advice and supplies, also convenient to Highway 20, for easy drive to Watertown and shopping or Lakefront dining at Lunkers Restaurant. There are three large parks and bike trails encircling the lake. Bike trail access is across the road going by the property.

South Dakota is famous for it's fishing and hunting. You can fish on the many nearby lakes for walleye, pike, and bass. Pheasants are heard daily from the property and duck, goose, and deer hunting are popular in the fall.

Watertown is known for the Terry Redlin Art Museum, Historic Goss Opera House, Casino Speedway Racing, and many other fun activities.

This property is 3.5 hours West of Minneapolis, MN on Hwy 212, 2 hours North of Sioux Falls, SD on Interstate 29, or 2.5 hours South of Fargo, ND on Interstate 29. Watertown is centrally located on the Eastern side of the Coteau Des Prairies Lake Region. It is an easy one day drive from The Black Hills of South Dakota and Mount Rushmore.

Keywords: lakefront home, dock, on north shore of Lake Kampeska

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Property Type

  • Lodge
  • 1500 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    Adults over 21 years old only...moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only:

    no fireworks allowed, no open fires allowed...moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12, Beds for 12

  • Other (See Description)


  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen


  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen


  • Bedroom 3: 1 king, 1 bunk bed

    Loft bedroom, also contains twin daybed, area sleeps 6...moreless

  • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (2), Twin or Single Beds (2) trundle bed in loft alcove upstairs, Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) queen sofabed in living room, Bunk Beds (1) twin bunk beds in loft alcove upstairs...moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

    Main level bathroom...moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower

    Upstairs bathroom in loft bedroom...moreless

Other Amenities

  • Dock with Bench and Ladder. NO beach in front of home, shoreline on North Lake Drive has big rocks. Swimming NOT recommended due to possible fishing tackle caught in the area from former guests...moreless


  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television:

    Three televisions, all on cable...moreless

  • VCR


  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Restaurants
  • Water Parks
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Miniature Golf
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Lakefront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Rafting
  • Sailing
  • Snowmobiling
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing


  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining:

    Table seats 6 comfortably, high chair in living room closet...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people


  • Air Conditioning:

    Downstairs central, upstairs addition (loft) has a wall unit....moreless

  • Clothes Dryer:

    In basement...moreless

  • Garage:

    2 car detached garage with chest freezer...moreless

  • Gas Fireplace:

    On/off button on side of fireplace...moreless

  • Heating:

    Central heating in main level, baseboard heat in upstairs loft bedroom...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking:

    garage, off street parking for three cars...moreless

  • Parking Off Street:

    ABSOLUTELY NO PARKING on lawn allowed...moreless

  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:

    NO TENT CAMPING. NO RV guests allowed on Property. MAXIMUM occupancy for rental is 12...moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    Towels provided for number of guests staying...moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    In basement...moreless


  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen:

    Includes table and chairs for 6 people...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items:

    Basic kitchen setup with paper towels, dish soap, dish towels...moreless

  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster




Write a review 4.8
from 16 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Hunting season
Sep 2 - Nov 2, 2016
4 night min stay
Winter Off Season
Nov 3 - May 18, 2017
3 night min stay
$1,080 $3,240
Summer season
May 19 - Aug 31, 2017
3 night min stay
$230 $250
Thu, Fri, Sat
Hunting season
Sep 1 - Nov 18, 2017
4 night min stay
Winter Off Season
Nov 19 - May 25, 2018
3 night min stay
$1,080 $3,240
Summer Season
May 26 - Sep 4, 2018
4 night min stay
$230 $250
Fri, Sat
Hunting Season
Sep 5 - Jan 2, 2019
4 night min stay
Winter Off Season
Jan 3 - May 23, 2019
3 night min stay
$1,080 $3,240
Summer season
May 24 - Aug 29, 2019
4 night min stay
$230 $250
Thu, Fri, Sat
My Standard Rate
4 night min stay
$230 $250
Thu, Fri, Sat
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
  • Tax Rate 9%


If stay cancelled within 60 days of occupancy or after final stay funds due, refund will be given in full if unit can be re rented to another guest for the same time period. Funds will be held for a future stay, if refund not allowed.

Guests agree NO SMOKING and NO animals allowed at any time.

Guests are adults over the age of 25 and responsible for safety.

Extra charge for over 6 guests

Owner's cancellation policy:

100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.

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Last updated: 10/27/2016
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2 Miles
Nearest Beach
Memorial Park or City Park on Lake Kampeska

Car: Necessary

Lake Kampeska is noted for its recreational activities. Jet ski rental available in Watertown. Canoes can also be rented in Watertown.

Terry Redlin Art Center in Watertown is worth the visit.


Owner info

Year Purchased: 2008

Why the Owner Chose Watertown, SD, USA:
We grew up in the area and always enjoy the people, recreational options, and the change of seasons.

The Unique Benefits at this Lodge:
This property provides good family or group accommodation value compared to local area motels.

Contact us

Speaks: english



  • View from Lake

    View from Lake

  • Kitchen and Dining

    Kitchen and Dining

  • Fishing from Dock

    Fishing from Dock

  • Living Room with Fireplace

    Living Room with Fireplace

  • View from Dock

    View from Dock

VRBO #309379

This listing was first published here in 2010.

Date last modified - Thursday, October 27, 2016

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Watertown, SD, USA #309379

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