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Incredible Burntside Camp Log Lodge Built 1928 Old World Charm

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Last updated: 02/08/2017

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  • Minimum stay:Contact owner
  • Sleeps:24
  • Bedrooms:7
  • Bathrooms:3.5
  • Property type:Lodge
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

About the Property

Lodge, 7 Bedrooms + Bunk Area, 3.5+ Baths, (Sleeps 15-24)

Incredible Burntside Lake Log Lodge now open for rental. Built in 1928 this hand hewn Lodge was built by Timber Barron Louis Hopkins as an entertainment lodge. Step back in time and treat your family, friends or a large group to one of Minnesotas true Northwoods Premiere properties. Fantastic sand beach that is perfect for wading, swimming, tubing, suntanning, and just old fashion relaxing with one of the most majestic pine covered properties on the lake. One of the outstandiing features is a front porch dining area that can seat up to 20 guests. This old fashion Burntside Camp is ready for families and fishermen in the summer, hunters in the fall, xcountry skiing, snowmobiling and dogsledding in the winter.
This rental includes 1 12' fishing boat and 2 canoes and 2 water bike.

Keywords: Hisorical log lodge originally owned by Timber Barron Louis Hopkins is available for your family, group or corporate get together. Majestic pines cover the 2 acre estate. Pure sandy shoreline with excellent wading cover the the 200 feet forsummer fun.

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Member since: 2011

Speaks: english
Response time: Within a few days
Response Rate: 20%
Calendar last updated: 02/08/2017

Property Type

  • Lodge

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 24
  • Children Welcome:

    Level Sand Beach with great wading areas for small children with adult supervision....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    no smoking inside....moreless

  • Pets Considered:

    your pets are welcome. There is a fee for this and we also ask that you clean prior to departure to respect the next group for any allergy containment...moreless

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Limited Accessibility:

    One handicapped on middle /level floor. Call for details and personal set up for this item...moreless

Bedrooms: 7 Bedrooms, Sleeps 24, Beds for 15-24

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom


  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable:

    50in Plasma TV with Satellite...moreless


  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Museums
  • Restaurants

Leisure Activities

  • Boating
  • Horseshoes
  • Miniature Golf
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Beach View
  • Beachfront:

    Extra sand and wading area for all ages...moreless

  • Lake View
  • Lakefront:

    sunsets are incredible...moreless

  • Water View

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Rock Climbing
  • Sailing
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Snowmobiling
  • Swimming
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing


  • Dining:

    beautiful French windows facing the lake with ample room for seating....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 24 people


  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer:

    New unit installed 2011...moreless

  • Computer Available
  • Fireplace
  • Garage:

    Garage has been converted to Buckhorn Bar/Entertainment area....moreless

  • Internet
  • Linens Provided:

    Bed linens only. Bath and Kitchen linens available for fee....moreless

  • Mobile Phone:

    must go outside to get signal...moreless

  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:

    RV Pad and extra parking landscaped in 2010...moreless

  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine:

    New unit installed 2011...moreless

  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace:

    Wood is supplied and donations appreciated. Fire pit wood must be purchased....moreless


  • Catering Available:

    Several Local restaurants and kitchens cater. call for details...moreless

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator:

    double fridges at this time....moreless

  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Deck / Patio:

    Massive Front Lawn Area with furniture...moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    3 canoes and paddles and 2 paddle boats...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool:

    7000 acre lake right out front....moreless



Write a review 4.2
from 6 traveler reviews
Rates for 6 people:
$2995 for the months of July and August
$2500 for May, June and September
$2000 for January through April
Additional persons are $125 each.  Children 10 and under are free.
A cleaning fee of $150 will be added for all reservations. Pet fee $50/pet
Security Deposit:Credit Card on file during your stay for damages/extra charges

Note: Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice.

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Burntside Camp is located on a crystal clear lake and has excellent swimming, hiking trails and located only 15 minutes from Ely Minnesota which was named as "Coolest Small Town" in 2010....


Owner info

Year Purchased: 1999

About the owner: My wife Lori and I raised our family in this beautifully crafted lodge. The children are off to the university and on their own. We live in Ely and also own Rainy Lake Outpost Camp in Ontario Canada. We love the outdoors and have lived in Alaska, Canada and Northern Minnesota for the past 26 years! We invite you to enjoy this little piece of heaven we have.

Why the Owner Chose Ely, MN, USA:
I have been in the Resort and Real Estate business for over 30 years and enjoyed every single day of wilderness travel.

The Unique Benefits at this Lodge:
Absolutlely one of the finest sunsets on the planet coupled with a end of the road setting give serenity filled property an ambience that can't nearly be explained by words. The unique 1928 craftsmanship and look of the property sends us back in time during all 4 seasons. Old fashion and good old times are the best for us and the fishing out front is some of the best. Long pontoon rides and seeing the kids swimming is the next best!

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Speaks: english
Response time: Within a few days
Response Rate: 20%
Calendar last updated: 02/08/2017

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This listing was first published here in 2011.

Date last modified - Monday, April 24, 2017

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Member since: 2011
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  • Response time Within a few days
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  • Calendar last updated 02/08/2017