Charming Bead-Board Cottage in Historic Excelsior on Lake Minnetonka(24 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:2 nights
- Property type:Cottage
- Pets considered:Yes
- Wheel chair accessible:N/A
About the Property
1 bedroom, 1 loft with trundle, 2 bathrooms, sleeps 4+
Just on the outskirts of the Twin Cities, this nice little get-away cottage is just steps from the beautiful Lake Minnetonka and a short drive from innumerable activities and sites in the Minneapolis- St. Paul area. Enjoy the quietude of this beautiful city on the lake with its delightful shops and restaurants or take a quick drive into the city and enjoy all it has to offer !
This house is perfect for small vacationing families or couples looking for weekend get-aways. The master bedroom has a T.V. and queen size bed and the loft area, although completely open, has a pull out trundle twin beds.
Member since: 2012
- Children Welcome
- Non Smoking Only
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Long-Term Renters Welcome
- Limited Accessibility
Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 5, Beds for 4-5
Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms
- CD Player
- DVD Player
- Games For Kids
- Satellite / Cable:
- Away From It All
- Tourist Attractions
- Autumn Foliage
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Live Theater
- Recreation Center
- Water Parks
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Eco Tourism
- Gambling Casinos
- Outlet Shopping
- Paddle Boating
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Lake View
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Basketball Court
- Cross Country Skiing
- Ice Skating
- Jet Skiing
- Roller Blading
- Sound/Bay Fishing
- Water Skiing
- Dining Area
- Seating for 6 people
- Air Conditioning
- Alarm Clock
- Basic Soaps
- Ceiling Fans
- Clothes Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Laundry Soap
- Linens Provided
- Living Room
- Paper Towels
- Ice Maker
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
May 1 - Oct 30
2 night min stay
Nov 1 - Apr 30
2 night min stay
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Cleaning Fee $160 + tax
- Pet Fee $50 + tax
- Refundable Damage Deposit $600
- Tax Rate 7.275%
5/1 - 10/30 SUMMER nightly rate is $180.00 per night. Rate is $ $162.00 for 7 nights or more and $140.00 for 28 nights or more.
11/2 - 4/30 WINTER nightly rate is $150.00 per night. Rate is $ $130.00 for 7 nights or more and $110.00 for 28 nights or more.
$160.00 cleaning fee. Rentals longer than 2 weeks there is a mandatory $80.00 cleaning fee every 2 weeks. Pet Fee $50.00
There is a $50.00 pet fee.
Rates are subject to change.
Manager's cancellation policy:
100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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Car: Not Necessary
Accross the street from Excelsior Commons park and beach where there is also a baseball field, playground, basketball court and play area perfect for dogs. The house is just 3 blocks from downtown excelsior which has great restaurants, ice cream, shopping and antiques. Minnesota Zoo - 28.79 mi. away, Mall of America - 20.73 mi. , Cross Country skiing on the frozen lakes and trails, Excel Boat Club and Rental- .78 mi.,
Nearest Airport: Minneapolis- St. Paul International - 23.17 mi.
About: Excelsior is charming and has the feel of a small city rather than a suburb. Some of our favorite pass times are sailing, boating, biking, walking, antiquing and playing with our 2 dogs in the huge park across the street.
Why Excelsior, MN, USA:
We love the quiet small town feel but Excelsior also becomes busy and fun for family and friends during the summer. The 4th of July is a big event here and this home is right in the heart of it. A
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Take a ride on the historic Minnehaha just blocks away.
Stair to front door
Living room with brown pull out twin bed sofa
Loft with trundle that sleeps two
Master bedroom with walk-in closet, TV and ironing board
Kitchen Bar area
Kitchen area with desk in corner
Excelsior Commons Park, on the way to the beach across the street
Downtown Excelsior has tons a great small shops
Take a ride on the Historic trolley
Restaurant options: Sushi, Mexican, Italian, American, Music Cafe, and more!
Take a ride on the historic Minnehaha just a few blocks from the house
Reading Room and card table
Reading and game cabinet
Armoir with closet rod and pull-out drawer
Kitchen looking toward front door
Playground and sandy beach access across the street
Tommys Tonka Trolley rents Kayaks and has ice cream just blocks away
Try out the Excelsior Brewery and walk home!
Dunn Brothers Coffee -- a short lakeside walk away if you need a pick-me-up !
Patisserie Margo has custom made sandwiches and gourmet pastries
This listing was first published here in 2012.
Date last modified - Friday, March 24, 2017
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