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Year Round Home Leech Lake's Shingobee Bay for 12

Sleeps12
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms1
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 8 nights

Overview


Details
Property
house
Sleeps
12
Bedrooms
3
Bathrooms
1
Half Baths
1
Minimum Stay
2 - 8 nights

About the property

House, 3 Bedrooms + Bunk Area + Loft, 1.5 Baths, (Sleeps 12)

Plan your vacation, family reunion, or retreat on majestic Leech Lake's exclusive Shingobee Bay! This lovely executive lakehome sleeps 12 and offers stunning sunset views.

Great dates available! Leech Lake fishing will be great in 2017.

There's no better place to fish than beautiful Leech Lake! Here we enjoy a healthy walleye population and a FOUR fish limit (18' to 26' protected slot; one over 26').

The home is just 3 hours from the Twin Cities (2 hours from Fargo) and is located in the heart of the lake country's best recreation. Just minutes to the Paul Bunyan paved bike/walking/rollerblade trail, shopping, Northern Lights Casino, drive or boat to a variety of dining options, and of course everything the lake has to offer: fishing, swimming, boating, and the sights and sounds of the loons and the lake for the most memorable summer days and evenings.

Enjoy it all:

• Fully equipped kitchen with Corian® countertops/sink & granite center island

• Full Size Fridge/Freezer with additional full refrigerator.

• Dishwasher

• Deck with grill and patio furniture

• Large dining area with a view of the lake

• Lakeside deck & private dock

• Private lawn with patio for bonfire and summertime s'mores

• Swimming raft, paddle boat, canoe, kayaks

• Cable TV, DVD

• Wireless Internet

Private sleeping areas:

• Bedroom #1: Queen bed

• Bedroom #2: Full bed

• Bedroom #3: Queen bed with attached child sleeping room (2 twin beds)

• Loft: Twin bed

• Lower Level Bunk Room: (2) Twin bunkbeds, Daybed, Sleepersofa

• Bed linens are provided

More photos and updates from Shingobee Bay are available on Facebook under 'Christmas Point Cabin'

No Smoking

Availability:

• Weekly, monthly, or seasonal rentals available year-round.

• Damage/Extra cleaning deposit will be returned within 7 days of your departure providing no damage has occurred or out of the ordinary cleaning is required.

Keywords: House, Lake Home, Private, Lake Shore, Lake Front, Lake Side, Vacation Home, Retreat, Lakehome, Private, Dock, Executive, Cabin, Northern Minnesota, Central Minnesota, MN

More Details

Owner
Jackie
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
January 17, 2017

About Jackie

We are a retired couple that has enjoyed the good life on Shingobee Bay for nearly 20 years. We owned and managed a smaller rental property next door for the last 12 years and have enjoyed getting to know return vacationers each year. You'll enjoy complete privacy at your vacation rental home knowing we're available should help be needed.

Jackie purchased this house in 1992

Why Jackie chose Leech Lake

Before our time on Leech we had a small cabin on a smaller lake and moved here to enjoy the benefits of being on a relatively small bay with all the opportunities that come with big lake access. We love a sunset cruise into Walker, taking the boat into town for a run to the Dairy Queen, or going out to dinner via boat at one of the many great restaurants on the lake. We can boat to some of the best fishing spots in all of MN and our Shingobee Bay is often quite calm compared to the big lake.

What makes this house unique

We love every season on Christmas Point. Shingobee Bay, greater Leech Lake, the nearby town of Walker, and the Chippewa National Forest are all at our doorstep (not to mention some of the most spectactular sunsets). Shingobee Bay is a particularly great part of Leech Lake because of its long and relatively narrow shape - it's a rare day when it's too windy to play on the water and boat traffic is generally quite low. There is great fishing in the bay and kids can always catch fish right off the dock. It has been a wonderful home for our family and now for us to enjoy with our grandchildren.

Reviews

5/5 -
(3 traveler reviews)

Year Round Home Leech Lake's Shingobee Bay for 12
average rating of 5.0 based on 3 reviews
5

Summer Vacation

  • 5 of 5

We returned to Leech Lake for the 19th time as a family and had a great time. The house was very nice the owners live next door and were very helpful with any questions we had. I would recommend this rental to anyone who wants plenty of space a beautiful view and direct access to the lake. There are quite a few stairs to get to the dock but we never has any problems. We took 3 boats an 18 foot and 20 foot fishing boat and a 24 foot pontoon boat and the dock handled them all very well. Hopefully we will be able to return for another stay.

  • Submitted: Aug 25, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great Cabin

  • 5 of 5

Just finished a wonderful week of vacation at Christmas Point Cabin. With 10 people we had ample room. Cabin was clean and well maintained. Plenty of room for all indoor and outdoor activities. Owners were very accommodating to all our needs. Views were great. Dock and deck were excellent. Very well equipped cabin. Located close to many attractions and town. Weather was great when we were there, but many games, cable and internet if needed. We will be returning next year.

  • Submitted: Jul 17, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Amazing vacation

  • 5 of 5

My family decided to book 1 week vacation on Leech Lake and found this place great for the size that we were going to need to sleep everyone comfortably. Our stay was even better than expected. The house is very spacious, lots of sleeping and sitting area (inside and out). We rented a pontoon and also brought our fishing boat and had no problems having both tied to the dock during the week plus still having room for the kids to fish of the dock. The owners were very accommodating and truly thought of everything! The weather was perfect the whole week, but if it had been bad weather there were games to play inside along with cable and internet. The kids also had plenty of room to play inside and outside. Very close to downtown Walker and only a hop, skip, and jump to the Casino. The view is amazing and Shingobee Bay is perfect for fishing, and water sports which we did it all! Also very easy to cruise on over to the main lake. The property was very clean and provided a stress free, fun and relaxing vacation for everyone in my family, not always easy to please everyone, but this property truly did! Thank you!

  • Submitted: Aug 18, 2013
  • Stayed: Jul 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

Walker House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
winter
Nov 17 2016 - May 7 2017
2 night minimum stay
$150
 
Notes: Rates are based on 3 guests; add $50 per night, per additional guest
 
Spring
May 8 2017 - Jun 10 2017
3 night minimum stay
$200
$1,400
 
Notes: Rates are based on 3 guests; add $50 per night, per additional guest
 
Summer
Jun 11 2017 - Aug 20 2017
Changeover Day: Sunday
7 night minimum stay
$2,400
 
Notes: Rates are based on 10 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest
 
Fourth of July
Jul 2 2017 - Jul 9 2017
8 night minimum stay
$3,000
Flat fee
 

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $150 + Tax
Cleaning fee $250
Refundable damage deposit $500
Tax Rate 7.88%

50% deposit of rental rate confirms reservation. Balance due 2 weeks prior to check in.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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Amenities

Walker House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Lake View
  • Lakefront
  • Water View
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Garage
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 12 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 - toilet
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , 2 twin/ single , Adjacent sleeping area with two twin beds
    Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , Queen bed with pocket door access to bathroom
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double
    Loft - 1 twin/ single , Quaint/private sleeping area with twin bed
    Bunk Area - 1 sleep sofa /futon , 1 bunk bed , Lower Level: Single/double bunk bed, single/trundle daybed
  • Queen size Beds (2), Double Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (2), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1), Bunk Beds (1)
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • boating
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • sailing
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Swim raft, canoe, kayaks, lakeside deck, private dock that accomodates larger boats, private lawn, lakeside patio with firepit.

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