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Very private lake setting with tall pines and beautiful sunsets.

Bedrooms 2
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 - 4 nights

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Minimum Stay
2 - 4 nights

About the property

Reed Lake, Very Private, Perfect Family Get Away

Come and enjoy this classic lake cottage! Built on a very private setting this 2 bedroom home is the perfect quiet lake getaway.

Wifi Available.

Te home setting is on a large double lot with tall mature oaks and pines. A gentle slope to the lake and a beautiful southern exposure add to the charm.

Cabin comes with a canoe and (2) kayaks to enjoy quiet lake adventures. Reed Lake is a private lake with no public landing...there is very little boat traffic. However, there is a place to dock your boat across from the cabin if you wanted to bring your own boat or pontoon. Fishing for bass, panfish and northern pike are all possibilities. We include a nice lake side fire pit with ample firewood for your stay. Two lake side adirondak chairs make a nice destination for your morning coffee or evening glass of wine.

Cabin interior is classic rustic cottage. Two fireplaces add to the gas and one wood. Kitchen was redone in 2012 with all new appliances including a dishwasher. Wood floors, cedar walls and lots of glass make this home very cozy. A large deck and very private yard is great for kids and pets.

Not all lake homes are created equal. If you are looking for privacy in your northwoods escape it is not easy to come by. Most lake homes in the Hayward area on lots that afford little privacy...not this one!!

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Rhonda Passolt
Member since: 2004
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
January 17, 2017

About Rhonda Passolt

We live in Hayward and bought this fabulous cabin because it was so private. We wanted to have a place to go and relax...a place for high quality family time. This cabin on Reed Lake continues to be one of our favorite places to get away to.

Rhonda Passolt purchased this cabin in 2011

Why Rhonda Passolt chose Northwest

Privacy was the number one reason we purchased this property. The sunny southern exposure, tall mature trees and lack or boat and jet ski traffic sealed the deal for us.

What makes this cabin unique

Private, great swimming lake, southern exposure, quiet, peaceful surroundings.


Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(46 traveler reviews)

Very private lake setting with tall pines and beautiful sunsets.
average rating of 4.847826 based on 46 reviews

Great time

  • 4 of 5

We had a wonderful time & enjoyed our stay. The only complaint was the master bedroom bed was so uncomfortable that I had to sleep on the couch & ended up leaving early because was too uncomfortable to sleep. But over all liked the place & would stay again.

  • Submitted: Oct 31, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Just lovely

  • 5 of 5

We loved our stay! Everything about the cabin was great. No complaints! Very, very roomy. Bigger than our little Mpls house. :) The lake is quiet and beautiful. We had a fire outside both nights and that was our favorite part. The water is like glass in the morning and canoeing was perfect. It gets such great sun which I LOVE. There is even a great breakfast place within walking distance. We didn't realize just how close it was. Although there is a full, new kitchen so you don't even need to go there. We are definitely planning on going back.

  • Submitted: Oct 5, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Rainy Honeymoon Stay

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I recently stayed here for our honeymoon. We had rainy, cool weather. It didn't allow us to enjoy the dock and the campfire ring, which we had hoped to do, but it did force us to relax. Which after a long year of planning, arranging, and becoming new parents-was just what we needed. There was ample room for us and our three month old little boy. The cabin/home was clean, warm, and had a cozy-up north feel to it that was perfect for us. We loved the view from the deck, used the fantastic propane grill for almost every meal, and enjoyed the privacy the cabin provided. We rarely heard any traffic, never saw anyone on the lake, and had a doe walk through the yard at dusk. We picked this place to stay at because of the privacy, distance (an hour and a half from the Duluth, MN area-where we live), the comfortable cabin, and the view. It didn't disappoint. I would recommend this place to anyone. Oh-and we took the drive down hwy 27 just to catch the leaves turning-it was spectacular, as was the foliage around the Hayward area. We also had good communication from the owners as well.

  • Submitted: Oct 2, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

My husband and I were looking for a private getaway and I don't think we could have found anything better - we didn't see anyone the whole time we were there unless we went out - we had deer families walking right past o ur window plus eagles soaring. The Cabin was perfect - totally woodsy and charming - it was furnished with everything we needed and we received notification of return of our security deposit within a couple days. We're both looking forward to visiting again next year!

  • Submitted: Sep 27, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Our family had an awesome time here. The area was private and beautiful. We had so much fun!

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful time here. The house was nice with great views. The lake and tall trees were so beautiful. It was so private and relaxing.

  • Submitted: Sep 1, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
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Northwoods cottage

  • 4 of 5

Great Hayward location, easy access to many activities. Cottage is charming and very comfortable.

  • Submitted: Aug 18, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
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Canoeing, Scheer Lumberjack Shows (Memorial Day to Labor Day), mini-golf, go carts, shopping, many nearby restaurants, golfing, incredibly cross country skiing (winter months) on the world famous Birkie Trail.


Rates & Availability

Hayward Cabin Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Off Peak II
Oct 28 2016 - May 19 2017
2 night minimum stay
Feb 23 2017 - Feb 26 2017
4 night minimum stay
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Spring/Summer Rates
May 20 2017 - Jun 19 2017
4 night minimum stay
Peak Summer Rates
Jun 20 2017 - Aug 24 2017
4 night minimum stay
Autumn Rates
Aug 25 2017 - Oct 27 2017
2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $15
Refundable damage deposit $350

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Hayward Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1400 sq. ft.
  • 1 story
Location Type:
  • Lakefront ...
  • Fireplace
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Wood Stove ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
  • 1 large bathroom
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double
  • Master bedroom is very large with a nice size guest bedroom as well. If you have the need to sleep more then 4 people - you will need to provide your own bedding, towels and bed such as air mattress or cots. Comes with 4 bath towels - please bring extra pillows, blankets, hand towels and wash cloths for your comfort.
  • DVD Player ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • 4 garden chairs
  • 2 beach chairs
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • limited accessibility
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • skiing
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing

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