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Waterfront Cabin With Sand Beach On Pristine Shell Lake

Bedrooms 2
Space 1,100 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

2 Bedroom+, 1 Bath

Cabin for rent on pristine, clear 2500 acre Shell Lake with sand beach and dock. Only five minutes from Spooner, WI (great shopping and golf) and less than two hours from the Twin Cities! Shell Lake is known for it's great bass and walleye fishing as well as it's sandy bottom and clear water. Bring your ATV or Snowmobile-trails can take you all the way to Michigan!

Cabin is handicap accessible with two bedrooms and one bath. Bedroom one includes a lake view with queen bed and twin bunk above. Bedroom two includes a queen bed with two twin bed bunks above and a full size bed. Sandy, shallow entry into the lake-great for kids and floaties! Bring your boat!

Take a vacation! You deserve it!

More Details

Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
May 25, 2017

About Kate

My family and I enjoyed renting a cabin every year...and we finally took the plunge and purchased one of our own! This beautiful handicap accessible cabin was built in 1995. It is on a 1 acre lot with no neighbors on either side-very private and a wild life preserve a stone's throw away! We enjoy making sand castles, sitting in floaties with our favorite beverage, taking the pontoon to town for dinner and fishing, fishing, fishing!

We decided to rent our cabin out during the times that we are not able to be there. We hope you enjoy your time on Shell Lake as much as we do!

Kate purchased this house in 2013

Why Kate chose Northwest

We chose this property because of the sandy beach and flat 1 acre lot. We also enjoy being less than a 5 minute drive or 10 minute boat ride to town...but with no next door neighbors! We like that the cabin is less than 2 hours from the Twin Cities!

What makes this house unique

Our cabin on Shell Lake is unique in that it is handicap accessible on a flat lot with a dock and sandy, shallow beach. We have a resident loon family and I see at least 5 eagles every single time I am there. We also have a resident deer that enjoys our beach!


Shell Lake House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1100 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • non smoking only
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront
  • Lake View
  • Lakefront
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • Large full bathroom that is handicap accessible with tub/shower combo.
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , 1 twin/ single
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , 1 double , 2 twin/ single
  • Bedroom one has a queen size bed with one twin bunk above. Bedroom two has a queen size bed with two twin bunks above. There is a queen sized 'murphy' bed in the living room.
  • DVD Player ...
  • Television ...
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair accessible
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
  • wind-surfing
Enjoy the horseshoe pit or cuddle up for a good movie! Bedroom and living room have flat screen TV with streaming capability. Second bedroom has DVD/TV (no streaming option.) Bring smores for the firepit!


Exceptional! 5/5 -
(12 traveler reviews)

Waterfront Cabin With Sand Beach On Pristine Shell Lake
average rating of 5.0 based on 12 reviews


  • 5 of 5

This cabin was great - homey, clean, and a HUGE yard. View of the lake is spectacular. Would absolutely stay here again.

  • Submitted: Oct 7, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Grimes, Iowa

What a Great Place!!

  • 5 of 5

We had a great family vacation and also rented the Pontoon Kate had available which was a great choice as we cruised the lake and fished. The nights were also great around the fire. We even came across a turtle laying eggs in the backyard. The cabin is nice and private but close to everything you may need. Our boys even rented atv's in the town close to the cabin and we went sight seeing. Hope to go again for a whole week next time

  • Submitted: Oct 5, 2015
  • Stayed: Jun 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Stewartville, MN

Summer vacation

  • 5 of 5

The cabin was amazing! My family and I had a wonderful time staying here. Everything is clean and comfortable. The kitchen has everything you can think of for your stay. We will definitely be coming back to stay!

  • Submitted: Jul 27, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Evansville, Indiana

We've found our home away from home for visiting relatives

  • 5 of 5

First, let me say that the photos do not do this little house on the lake justice. Everything was clean and decorated just too cute! The owner is very easy to work with and is quite personable. We basically moved right in for our 3 day stay. Seemed like we lived there was very homey.

The lake was frozen over and the kids enjoyed walking on the frozen water.

  • Submitted: Jan 1, 2015
  • Stayed: Dec 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great Wisconsin Getaway!

  • 5 of 5

Kate hosted a friend and I for a two day stay in early November. Wonderful place with everything you could possibly need. She has really thought of everything. The kitchen is well stocked -- I even found an apple slicer -- and comfortable seating for watching football or a good movie. Thanks so much Kate!

  • Submitted: Nov 3, 2014
  • Stayed: Oct 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Just what we needed!

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I along with another couple came here for a weekend away. We were very pleased with this property. It is right on the lake with a large private yard. We had a very relaxing weekend on the lake, There is a large firepit where we enjoyed watching the crackling fire.We came here for a weekend away from the kids but plan to come back again with the kids. The house was clean and had plenty of room, everything was up to date and easy to access. I would definatley recomend this place. The owner was very helpful and easy to work with.

  • Submitted: Oct 27, 2013
  • Stayed: Aug 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
1 Miles
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Nearest Beach
Car: recommended

Pristine Shell Lake, WI is located just 5 minutes from Spooner, WI known for it's many antique shops. Shell Lake is known for it's amazing fishing with an abundance of walleye and bass. Snowmobile and ATV trails can take your party all the way to Michigan! Shell Lake hosts many sailing regattas and art festivals. Great theater and resturants near by! The area is surrounded by golf courses, 25 minutes from a casino and 10 minutes from tubing and whitewater rafting!


Rates & Availability

Shell Lake House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Oct 1 - May 1
2 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $100
Refundable damage deposit $200

Please email with any questions.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.

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