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Pelican Lake Luxury Log Cabin, Otter Tail County, Private

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Looking north from the lake to the cabin.

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Last updated: 04/17/2016

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  • Minimum stay:1-2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

This log home was built in 2005 and is made of half-log pine. At the end of a paved road, it is very quiet with no automobile traffic. It is 3300 square feet on 3 levels with an elevated deck of nearly 1000 square feet. It is on a 1 acre lot with lots of grass, massive oak trees, pine and spruce. The lake is to the south and offers warm summer breezes. It is both a kid's and an adult's paradise.

The water is clean and only chest high 200 feet from our shore.. The beach and lake bottom are sandy. This is the best beach on one of Minnesota's top 5 lakes.

It is our retreat and vacation home.

Keywords: cabin, lake, fish, fishing, ski, skiiing, water skiing, sailing, swimming, swim, boat, tubing, walking, picnic, rural, resort, golf, golfing, BBQ, tetherball, swing, swingset, view, hammock, sunset, tire swing.

We usually use our cabin in July. Make us a special offer if you want to displace us during July.

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Property Type

  • Cabin
  • 3300 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Children Welcome:

    This house is kid-friendly however it is NOT child-proof. There is no way to block off the stairs going upstairs or to the basement. Outlets are not covered. It is not a good fit for those with younger kids (crawling age to at least 3 years)....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    Absolutely NO smoking....moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed:

    Sorry, no pets allowed. Rare exceptions made....moreless

  • Wheelchair Inaccessible:

    There are steps to access the doors of the house. It is a 3-story home with no elevators....moreless

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12, Beds for 10-12

  • Lower Level: 1 queen

    Walk-in closet, lower level....moreless

  • Master Main Floor: 1 queen

    attached bathroom, walk-in closet, fireplace, TV...moreless

  • Upper Level 1: 2 double

    ...moreless

  • Upper Level 2: 4 twin/ single

    ...moreless

  • Office

    Lower level office, can be made in to a bedroom....moreless

  • Queen size Beds (1) 2 queen beds in 2 separate bedrooms. , Twin or Single Beds (1) Six single beds in top floor kids' bedrooms....moreless

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

  • Lower Level: toilet, combination tub/shower

    Adjoins lower level bedroom....moreless

  • Upper Level: toilet, combination tub/shower

    ...moreless

  • Main Floor Master: toilet, shower

    Double sink....moreless

  • Main Floor General: toilet

    ...moreless

Other Amenities

  • Boat-lift available (if prearranged), dock, tether-ball, swing set, 1 acre lot at the end of a quiet, private road. Lots of area to walk, run, and bike. 2 golf courses 1 mile away. Pelican Lake is one of Minnesota's cleanest, quietest lakes with resort amenities nearby, i.e. restaurants, diversions, attractions. You can use our kid kayaks....moreless

Entertainment

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Ping Pong Table

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Playground
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Miniature Golf
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Lake View:

    The cabin is elevated off the lake resulting in spectacular views of the lake to the south, east and west....moreless

  • Lakefront:

    158 feet of frontage providing for privacy. The beach is mostly sandy and is shallow, only about 3-5 feet even at 200 feet from shore....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Parasailing
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Snowmobiling
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining:

    Handmade French Dining Table and bench seating in a great room that includes the kitchen and living room....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    Central Air....moreless

  • Broadband Access:

    We can get 4G Wireless, cable broadband and DSL broadband....moreless

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage:

    2 stall detached garage used for storage....moreless

  • Gas Fireplace:

    Two fireplaces. One in the living room, another in the master bedroom....moreless

  • Heating:

    Dual gas/electric as well as radiant floor heating in the basement....moreless

  • Internet:

    4GLTE or DSL....moreless

  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room:

    TV, DVD/VCR, couch, chairs, coffee table....moreless

  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street:

    Lots of parking in back of lot....moreless

  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet:

    We have a WiFi router installed. ...moreless

Kitchen

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

    Electric stovetop, oven, double sink, cooking island...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator:

    The built-in ice maker does not work. We have ice cube trays available....moreless

  • Stove:

    Electric....moreless

  • Toaster

Outside

  • Deck / Patio:

    A showpiece of this home. Ideal for summer living. The deck is very large and elevated....moreless

  • Golf:

    Multiple golf courses in the area. Two are within 1.5 miles....moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    Kayaks are available....moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    Cabin is situated on a 1 acre lot....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Summer
Jun 27 - Sep 5, 2016
2 night min stay
$700 $800
Fri, Sat, Sun
$4,400 $15,000

Rates are based on 11 guests; add $50 per night, per additional guest

Fall
Sep 6 - Nov 30, 2016
2 night min stay
$450 $600
Fri, Sat
$2,600 $9,500
Winter
Dec 1 - May 14, 2017
2 night min stay
$300 $400
Fri, Sat, Sun
$1,800 $6,800
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $800
  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

Rates are negotiable. With fewer people, rates are lower. All published rates are for discussion purposes only. Actual rates are subject to a signed lease agreement.

Security deposits are due upon execution of a lease. Lease/rental payments are due as agreed upon in the lease.


Owner's cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking


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Calendar

The property's calendar has not been updated in over 4 months. You can contact the owner for availability or look for properties with confirmed availability

 

Location

  • Fair Hills Resort

    "Resort is a mile away and has a golf course and restaurant."

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  • Zorbaz Pizza & Mexican Restaurant

    "Great pizza. There is also a Zorbaz 4.8 miles away from my cabin on Pelican Lake which is o..."

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  • Wildflower Golf Course

    "1.5 miles away."

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55 Miles
Nearest Airport
Fargo Hector International
5 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Zorbaz on Pelican
1.5 Miles
Nearest Golf
Wildflower
5 Miles
Nearest Motorway
US Highway 59
5 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Zorbaz on Pelican
20 Miles
Nearest Ski
Detroit Mountain
 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 1986

About the owner: I am a software engineering manager in Fargo where I live with my wife and children.

Why the Owner Chose Detroit Lakes, MN, USA:
We have owned this property since 1986. We rebuilt the cabin from scratch in 2005.

The Unique Benefits at this Cabin:
It is quiet since it is at the end of a paved road. The water and lake bottom are perfect - clean and sandy. The water is shallow - only 3-5 feet deep for the first 200 feet from the shore. The neighbors are great. While there are 1000+ cabins on the lake, it is not busy like a Minneapolis lake. There is great recreation - tubing, skiing, fishing, swimming in the summer and snowmobiling and cross-country skiing in the winter.


Contact us

Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • Looking north from the lake to the cabin.

    Looking north from the lake to the cabin.

  • Kitchen ahead. laundry room to the left, great room behind photographer.

    Kitchen ahead. laundry room to the left, great room behind photographer.

  • Tetherball, hammock, tire swing and view of neighbor.  Oak, pine, spruce trees.

    Tetherball, hammock, tire swing and view of neighbor. Oak, pine, spruce trees.

  • Looking south from the middle of the back yard toward the lake.

    Looking south from the middle of the back yard toward the lake.

  • An early Spring photo looking southwest from the cabin. 158 feet of lakefront.

    An early Spring photo looking southwest from the cabin. 158 feet of lakefront.

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This listing was first published here in 2011.

Date last modified - Tuesday, August 23, 2016

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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
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Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
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  • Calendar last updated 04/17/2016

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Pelican Lake Luxury Log Cabin, Otter Tail County, Private

Detroit Lakes, MN, USA #385314

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