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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Treat yourself to a stay at this largecabin over looking Greenwood Lake with lake access. 5.38 acres for privacy. Enjoy the natural environment with solar electricity. 'Wife Stamp of Approval' meaning the cabin is super clean. We don't hire our cleaning out, we do it ourselves. We know your time and money is precious which is why we do everything to make your stay perfect!

The unique location of this cabin at 1,944 feet, one of the highest points in Cook County, offers amazing views of the lake, sunrise and sunsets and eagles soaring. The normal light breeze will keep you virtually bug free as you relax on the deck or unwind by the stone campfire area.

The 'upside down' open concept design allows you to enjoy the lake view from every room in the cabin. Three bedrooms allow privacy and ample room for families. The upstairs 'kids' bedroom has a 32' flat screen television with DVD/VCR for a break from the games and outdoor fun. The kitchen has a full size refrigerator, range, microwave and all cooking items for the chef in your group. A gas barbeque grill is steps away on the fully furnished deck. Snuggle on the comfy couches and be mesmerized by the gas fireplace strategically centered between the two picture windows that make up the front wall overlooking the lake. The protected harbor allows you private launching and dockage for your boat. Infloor heat and heated garage in the winter for your snowmobiles .

The remarkable solar system provides a safe and quiet form of electricity for your comfort. Towels, beach towels and linens provided.

$1750/Week price is based on a week stay Friday to Friday. Toll Free 888-204-3257




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Property Type

  • Cabin
  • 1900 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Events Allowed
  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters
  • Children Welcome:

    Kids love all there is to do and explore including the toys!...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 7-8

  • Bedroom 3- Kids room: 1 double, 2 twin/ single

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  • Convertible bed(s): 1 twin/ single

    Twin Daybed in kids room has a twin mattress under(trundle)...moreless

  • Bedroom downstairs: 1 queen

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  • Bedroom 2 (upstairs): 1 queen

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  • Upstairs bedroom by the bathroom has one queen bed. Keep the curtains open to watch the stars from bed at night! As pictured, the bedroom on the 1st floor has a queen size bed with a special hand made quilt. The view from this room is pretty great too! There is space to use a cot. This room is quiet which is good for the snorer or someone who goes to bed before everyone else. The 3rd bedroom off of the kitchen 'kids room' has a double bed with down comforter. A twin daybed doubles as a couch to watch TV. There is a twin mattress to pull out from under the daybed. A walk-in closet is filled with toys and games to play with. It even has a chalkboard wall. Kids love it!...moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1

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  • Shower, toilet and sink. Just like home! We conserve on water use. Oh yes...and a view of the lake!...moreless

Entertainment

  • Books:

    Books by local authors. Misc paperbacks and hardcovers to enjoy while you relax....moreless

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player:

    A variety of movies for all ages. RedBox in Grand Marais at Holiday....moreless

  • Games:

    Tons of games for all ages. Cribbage, cards, Uno, Monopoly, Sequence to name a few. Puzzles for kids and adults....moreless

  • Stereo:

    Compact CD/radio with docking. ...moreless

  • Television:

    32' no connections. Used for movies or gaming....moreless

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants

Leisure Activities

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

Location Type

  • Lake View:

    Million dollar view from the second highest point in Minnesota!! Privacy is yours with the 5.38 acres with plenty of parking....moreless

  • Lakefront:

    Private docking area in harbor is available. Swimming beach at the lake is private (no dock)...just a 2 minute walk or you can drive if you prefer not to walk....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Rock Climbing
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • Swimming
  • Tennis

Dining

  • Dining:

    Open dining from kitchen. Table with 6 chairs. 3 bar stools at kitchen. In the summer expand the eating to the table on deck. Card table and extra chairs in closet....moreless

  • Dining Room
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Fireplace:

    Propane....moreless

  • Fitness Room / Equipment:

    Nature! Hike, canoe or gather wood for a campfire!...moreless

  • Garage:

    Heated garage is available in the winter in case you need to fix a machine! Space to store your gear in the summer or winter!...moreless

  • Gas Fireplace:

    Modern fireplace centered between the front picture windows....moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    In-floor heat for winter. Including the garage! If needed in the summer the gas fireplace is controlled by a thermostat....moreless

  • Linens Provided:

    The four main beds are made and ready. ...moreless

  • Living Room:

    Two couches and two chairs in front of the fireplace and giant windows overlooking the lake. Open concept with dining room....moreless

  • Mobile Phone:

    T-Bay tel service from Thunder Bay Ontario available at cabin. AT&T USA network available 1/2 mile away....moreless

  • Parking:

    Private parking with lots of room for trailers. Parking for boat trailer at lake too....moreless

  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:

    Concrete landing at Public access. Park your trailer next to your private boat slip at the harbor....moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    Fluffy white towels and beach towels. Kitchen dish cloths and towels provided....moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    No washing machine or dryer. There is a laundry mat in Grand Marais...just 30 minutes away. Wash while you are exploring the town!...moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker:

    Stainless steel crafe 10 cup. Grinder for whole beans. Filters provided. Bring your own coffee....moreless

  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Glasses of all sizes including martini and champagne. Steak knives, serving untensils...everything you need!...moreless

  • Dishwasher:

    You are the dish washer. ...moreless

  • Kitchen:

    I designed the kitchen so when I am doing dishes I am looking out over the lake. It is fun to cook in my kitchen while my family sits at the counter and visits! ...moreless

  • Microwave:

    Microwave, rice cooker and crock pot....moreless

  • Oven:

    Normal cooking range with oven....moreless

  • Pantry Items:

    Spices available for your use including sugar and flour. Limited amount of paper products. Drinking water is provided in water cooler....moreless

Outside

  • Deck / Patio:

    Glass railing. Large area to watch the hummingbirds, loons and eagles! Star gaze!...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    Propane grill on deck. Charcoal grill..bring your own charcoal....moreless

  • Water Sports Gear:

    Life jackets...moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool:

    Not a pool but a great big lake to swim in! Your own beach! No drop off. Perfect for kids as it is shallow and you can walk out on sand. Clean and clear...can be a little cool but refreshing!...moreless

 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$325 $400
Fri, Sat, Sun
$1,750

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Tax Rate 7.88%

Owner's cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 90 days before arrival date.


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Location

20 Miles
Nearest Airport
Devil Track
15 Miles
Nearest Golf
Gunflint Hills
30 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Highway 61
20 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Devil Track Landing
50 Miles
Nearest Ski
Lutsen

Car: Necessary

Peaceful and relaxing! Enjoy the music of the birds and loons from the cabin or on the lake. Hike, bike, boat, or canoe on the lake. Take a drive up the historic Gunflint Trail to enjoy the many special places like the Chik-Wauk museum which features the history of the Gunflint Trail including my grandfather. Grand Marais is only a 30 minute drive for your fill of the World's Best Donuts owned by my sister-in-law.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2010

About the owner: Hi we are Darrell and Susie Splett. We have two daughters Hattie and Karlie. Susie has 5 generations of family in Grand Marais with history on Greenwood Lake starting in the 1930s. We currently live in Thunder Bay Ontario which is a short drive to Grand Marais. We love being at the cabin away from everything including internet and TV. We always enjoy the reconnections with our children and each other. We love to fish and ride our 4-wheelers or snowmobiles in the winter. We play many games and put puzzles together on our designated puzzle table. The picture above was taken over Thanksgiving when we cut down our Christmas tree. In the summer we spend time relaxing on the deck and by the beach. The trip isn't complete without a campfire! We built the ring around the fire extra wide for safety. While designing the cabin our main concept was designed around family and I feel we were very successful!

Why the Owner Chose Grand Marais, MN, USA:
The Brazell family has had property on Greenwood Lake since the early 1930's. This property has been in our family for years. My husband and I dreamed of building on 'The Mountain' and our dream came true.

The Unique Benefits at this Cabin:
You will enjoy the experience of the power of the sun. Our solar system provides clean and quiet electricity to the cabin. Awareness of your power and water use is a great experience for everyone.


Contact us

Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • Enjoy your lunch on the deck.

    Enjoy your lunch on the deck.

  • Open concept living. 6 dining room chairs.

    Open concept living. 6 dining room chairs.

  • Full kitchen with everything you need.

    Full kitchen with everything you need.

  • Bathroom with glass shower. Even the toilet has a lake view.

    Bathroom with glass shower. Even the toilet has a lake view.

  • Welcome. Hang up your coat and come in! Books to read including local aurthors.

    Welcome. Hang up your coat and come in! Books to read including local aurthors.

  • On the deck you are at the level of the eagles soaring.

    On the deck you are at the level of the eagles soaring.

  • View of cabin from the campfire area. Solar system provides all the quiet energy

    View of cabin from the campfire area. Solar system provides all the quiet energy

  • Turn here! 1726 Greenwood Lake Road...30 minutes from Grand Marais.

    Turn here! 1726 Greenwood Lake Road...30 minutes from Grand Marais.

  • Private beach area. Great swimming with sand for little feet. Cool and clean.

    Private beach area. Great swimming with sand for little feet. Cool and clean.

  • My daughter and a friend learning to canoe! Protected harbor is ideal!

    My daughter and a friend learning to canoe! Protected harbor is ideal!

  • Lake trout fishing on Greenwood Lake.

    Lake trout fishing on Greenwood Lake.

  • The turn off of the Gunflint Trail.

    The turn off of the Gunflint Trail.

  • Open concept living and dining overlooking the lake. Gas fireplace in the center

    Open concept living and dining overlooking the lake. Gas fireplace in the center

  • Three bar stools to sit and visit the cook.

    Three bar stools to sit and visit the cook.

  • Quiet location on first floor, queen bed with beautiful bedding. View of Lake!

    Quiet location on first floor, queen bed with beautiful bedding. View of Lake!

  • White fluffy towels and beach towels provided.

    White fluffy towels and beach towels provided.

  • Sunrise from the deck. 'Bug Free' location up high!

    Sunrise from the deck. 'Bug Free' location up high!

  • Last summer I saw a cow moose and calves swimming from the beach.

    Last summer I saw a cow moose and calves swimming from the beach.

  • Front view of cabin in the fall time.

    Front view of cabin in the fall time.

  • High point on property has campfire area overlooking the lake. Plus tree swing!

    High point on property has campfire area overlooking the lake. Plus tree swing!

  • Private harbor & docking area. Lots of parking! Concrete launch available.

    Private harbor & docking area. Lots of parking! Concrete launch available.

  • The pin marks the driveway to the cabin on the top of hill overlooking lake.

    The pin marks the driveway to the cabin on the top of hill overlooking lake.

  • First snowfall.

    First snowfall.

  • Living Room showing door to deck on the right

    Living Room showing door to deck on the right

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This listing was first published here in 2011.

Date last modified - Saturday, July 30, 2016

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