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Marine On St Croix Retreat, Unit 1

Sleeps4
Bedrooms Studio
Bathrooms1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

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Overview


Details
Property
apartment
Sleeps
4
Bedrooms
Studio
Bathrooms
1
Minimum Stay
2 - 3 nights

About the property

School-house Garden Cottage Apartment #1

Marine School-House Garden Cottage apartment #1 converted to VRBO. This sunny, south facing apartment sits in the quaint, historic village of Marine, which is located on the St. Croix River just 10 miles north of Stillwater, MN. Have an espresso or latte and chocolate croissant at the Marine Cafe coffee shop, grab a burger or beer at the Brookside Bar and Grill, or head south to Stillwater for antiquing and additional restaurants. If you're the outdoor type, check out the many outdoor recreational opportunities of William O'Brien State Park or explore the rest of the St. Croix Valley offerings.


Owner
David and Robin
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
80%
Calendar last updated:
January 20, 2017

About David and Robin

We are locals in the community and have made this wonderful apartment unit available to people in search of a place to return home for family visits, a stay for local wedding, weekend relaxation or exploration getaway.

Why David and Robin chose Metro

Marine is located 10 miles north of Stillwater. Walk to oldest operating general store in Minnesota, oldest operating Post Office in Minnesota, best pizza on this side of the Atlantic at Olive's Wood Fired Pizza Bar (no kidding, really, Thur-Sun 5-8 only), Brookside Bar and Grill, St. Croix River or the Stonehouse Museum (Weekends 2-5:00 p.m.), or Marine Cafe coffee shop (Wed-Sun limited hours). Drive a short distance to Stillwater shops and restaurants or explore the scenery of the St. Croix Valley heading North from O'Brien state park to Taylors Falls.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(11 traveler reviews)

Marine On St Croix Retreat, Unit 1
average rating of 4.909091 based on 11 reviews
5

clean and quiet

  • 5 of 5

The accommodations were very clean, cute and well supplied.

Close to quaint little town of Marine which was amazingly fun to see.

  • Submitted: Oct 12, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Comfy place in comfy little town

  • 4 of 5

Great little place in Marine. Perfectly located near the center of the small town and just a few minutes from Stillwater. The apartment was clean and tidy and very cozy. The owners even left a nice bottle of wine. I would definitely stay here again and highly recommend it.

  • Submitted: Aug 30, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Lovely place to stay with great owners!!

  • 5 of 5

David and Robin went above and beyond to help me and my husband out during our stay. Especially since I "lost my way" and ended up almost stranded not being able to get ahold of my husband. Would definitely recommend them to friends and family and stay there again. I appreciate everything they did for us while we were there!!! They treated us like family. Great people!!

  • Submitted: May 26, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
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5

Great Spot!

  • 5 of 5

Perfect! Has all you need and then some, within the quarters, and around little town. Stillwater 10 minutes away...superb nature trails for exercise close by. Nicely done/well kept, won't be disappointed!

  • Submitted: Jul 23, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
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Great place to stay in Marine

  • 5 of 5

This was a great place for our family to stay in Marine. Great walking trails are close by. There are lots of fun things to do in Marine.

The apartment was clean and well-furnished. It was all good.

  • Submitted: Jul 15, 2015
  • Stayed: Jun 2015
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5

The perfect pad for a Marine stay

  • 5 of 5

This is the second time I've been to Marine this year and needed a place to stay close to town and friends. The location is perfect (just cross the street to the Brookside, etc.), the owner is great and the place is clean and comfortable (and cute, too). There were lots of nice, thoughtful touches that made us feel welcome. It's also easy to get to Stillwater. On my last trip, we had friends staying in #3 and #5, which made it ideal for all being together. #3 was the coolest, but #1 worked better for us to have two beds in a studio style. You can't go wrong here. I'm sure we'll stay here again. Highly recommended!

  • Submitted: Jul 1, 2015
  • Stayed: Jun 2015
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Map

Nearest Airport
50 Miles
MSP
Nearest Barpub
0.2 Miles
Brookside Bar and Grill
Nearest Golf
10 Miles
Stillwater (4 courses), Forest Lake
Nearest Restaurant
0.1 Miles
Marine Cafe
Nearest Ski
17 Miles
Trollhaugen Outdoor Recreation Area
Nearest Beach
0.25 Miles
River access for your canoe or kayak

Marine on St. Croix is located on the southern edge of William O'Brien State Park, great for outdoor activities, or go antiquing 10 miles to the south in Stillwater.

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Rates & Availability

Marine on Saint Croix Apartment Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Winter
Jan 1 2017 - Apr 30 2017
2 night minimum stay
$139
$595
$1,835
 
 
Spring
May 1 2017 - May 31 2017
2 night minimum stay
$149
$749
$1,835
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$149
$749
$2,035
 

Additional information about rental rates

Tax Rate 7.12%

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Amenities

Marine on Saint Croix Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 600 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Rural
  • Village
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
Bedrooms:
  • Studio, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 2 double , Main Room
Entertainment:
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
Suitability:
  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • library
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • rock climbing
  • skiing
  • swimming

Learn more about this vacation rental at the owner's website:

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