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Charming, Peaceful, Lakeside Retreat

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4 BR 1+1/2 BA, sleeps 8-12, w/ 220 ft shoreline. Low as $1600/wk US dollars.

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Last updated: 05/27/2017
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  • Minimum stay:5 nights
  • Sleeps:12
  • Bedrooms:4
  • Bathrooms:1.5
  • Property type:House
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

About the Property

House, 4 Bedrooms + Sleeping Porch, 1.5 Baths (Sleeps 12)

Nostalgic 1930's lake cottage has 4 bedrooms, 1 1/2 baths and sleeps 8-12 comfortably. It is nestled on 5 wooded acres and has 220 feet of westerly exposure on one of Minnesota's clearest lakes. Gilbert Lake is a premiere water-skiing and fishing lake. Because of its unique three-lakes-within-a-lake structure you are sure to find a calm place to fish or play nearly every day.

The home is conveniently located on the east shore of Gilbert Lake in Brainerd. Easy access to Crosslake, Breezy Point, Nisswa, the Paul Bunyan Trail and all the activities the Brainerd Lakes area has to offer.

This cottage is beautifully decorated with wood floors through out. It also features a four seasons porch, deck, dock, outdoor fireplace, washer/dryer, central air, TV, ping-pong table and more.

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Owner

Member since: 2012

Speaks: english
Response time: Within a few days
Response Rate: 70%
Calendar last updated: 05/27/2017

Property Type

  • House
  • 2000 sq. ft.

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 12
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    Must be 25 years of age or older to rent....moreless

  • Children Welcome:

    Perfect for families with kids of all ages. Great for family vacations, reunions and housing for weddings too....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12, Beds for 12

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

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  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

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  • Bedroom 3: 1 queen, 2 twin/ single

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  • Bedroom 4: 1 queen, 2 twin/ single

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  • Sleeping Porch

    coaches for sleeping bags and knapping...moreless

  • Master Bedroom - Queen sized bed. Additional main floor bedroom with Queen size Bed, 2 - large upstairs bedrooms, each with 1 Queen and 2 Twin or Single Beds, i.e. 3 beds in each upstairs room....moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom, 1 Half Bathroom

Other Amenities

  • Dock to tie up a boat or to fish from. Sandy beach for swimming, sunning, relaxing plus a variety of beach toys....moreless

Entertainment

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Foosball
  • Game Room
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable:

    Direct TV...moreless

Attractions

  • Arboretum
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Water Parks

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Horseback Riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Miniature Golf
  • Paddle Boating
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Lakefront:

    220' of beautiful lake shore. Sandy beach. View of Island on 3 lake chain...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Ice Skating
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Racquetball
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Skiing
  • Snowmobiling
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 10 people

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Heating
  • Internet:

    recently added 30 meg wifi throughout home....moreless

  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Mobile Phone:

    Renters will need to bring their own phones so you'll be bothered as often or as little as you like. WiFi internet is available for those who may need to stay in touch with the office....moreless

  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:

    Large parking area with room for multiple cars, boats and boat trailers....moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    Bath towels provided, please bring your own towels for the beach and boating....moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    Washer and Dryer...moreless

  • Wood Fireplace:

    Beautiful outdoor fire place with poarch viewing the lake...moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Boat:

    Paddle boat and canoe are available for guest use. Please bring you own life jackets....moreless

  • Deck / Patio:

    Deck, outdoor patio and four seasons porch...moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Outdoor Grill

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool:

    Not a communal pool but rather a whole lake for all sorts of fun and relaxation including, fishing, boating, water skiing, tubing, swimming, wading, canoeing and just plain relaxing....moreless

 

Reviews

4.8
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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Summer Season
May 6 - Sep 29, 2017
5 night min stay
$300 $350
Fri, Sat, Sun
$1,700

Changeover Day: Friday


Rates are based on 8 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest

My Standard Rate
5 night min stay
$300

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

Rates are subject to change until booking is confirmed. Daily rates apply on occasions a stay of less than 7 days is approved. Our weekly rate is $1700 for the week, other rates apply if bookings are accepted for less than 7 days. Renters must contact us and make prior arrangements for bookings of less than a week. Bookings for less than a week are only made if a week is still unrented a month or less prior to the date of rental. Contact us at (218) 828-5029 to discuss special arrangements.


Owner's cancellation policy:

50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.

100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.


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Location

10 Miles
Nearest Airport
2 Miles
Nearest Barpub
8 Miles
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
Nearest Motorway
2 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
15 Miles
Nearest Ski

Car: Recommended

The Brainerd Lakes areas is the leisure and vacation capital of Minnesota. With hundreds of lakes, fishing and all types of water sports. Fabulous golf courses, large and small resort areas. Bike and running trails, arboretum and all types of shopping and antiquing opportunities.

 

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Speaks: english
Response time: Within a few days
Response Rate: 70%
Calendar last updated: 05/27/2017

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  • 4 BR 1+1/2 BA, sleeps 8-12, w/ 220 ft shoreline. Low as $1600/wk US dollars.

    4 BR 1+1/2 BA, sleeps 8-12, w/ 220 ft shoreline. Low as $1600/wk US dollars.

  • Enjoy the roomy living room for social gatherings and family game night!

    Enjoy the roomy living room for social gatherings and family game night!

  • Kitchen offers a perfect blend of cozy comfort and modern convenience.

    Kitchen offers a perfect blend of cozy comfort and modern convenience.

  • Rustic charm is the theme for this comfortably appointed bedroom.

    Rustic charm is the theme for this comfortably appointed bedroom.

  • Large deck with perfect sloping view of the lake!

    Large deck with perfect sloping view of the lake!

  • Located on 5 acres with 220 ft of lakeshore. Relax amid the cool, quiet green.

    Located on 5 acres with 220 ft of lakeshore. Relax amid the cool, quiet green.

  • Gorgeous natural resources for fishing, boating and watersports!

    Gorgeous natural resources for fishing, boating and watersports!

  • The Brainerd lakes area is home hundreds of miles of running and biking trails.

    The Brainerd lakes area is home hundreds of miles of running and biking trails.

  • Nostalgic 1930's lake cottage on one of Brainerd's clearest lakes.

    Nostalgic 1930's lake cottage on one of Brainerd's clearest lakes.

  • Light, breezy porch is perfect for afternoon naps and evening socials.

    Light, breezy porch is perfect for afternoon naps and evening socials.

  • One of three beautiful - and comfortable -bedrooms!

    One of three beautiful - and comfortable -bedrooms!

  • Comfortable, cozy and cute - perfect for family and friends.

    Comfortable, cozy and cute - perfect for family and friends.

  • Outdoor fireplace/patio is perfect for a cozy northwoods evening get together.

    Outdoor fireplace/patio is perfect for a cozy northwoods evening get together.

  • 220 ft of lakeshore on Gilbert Lake, a premiere waterskiing and fishing oasis.

    220 ft of lakeshore on Gilbert Lake, a premiere waterskiing and fishing oasis.

  • You'll share the lake with all sorts of friends!

    You'll share the lake with all sorts of friends!

  • Brainerd Lakes area is home to world class resort golf courses.

    Brainerd Lakes area is home to world class resort golf courses.

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This listing was first published here in 2012.

Date last modified - Saturday, May 27, 2017

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