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Wayzata Bay Guest House - Brand New House 14' Ceilings -boat Dock

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Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

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Minimum Stay
3 - 7 nights


Wayzata House Rental Photos and Description

Guest House For 2 People Right On Lake Minnetonka - Brand New Lake House

This completely Brand New Guest house with 14' Ceiling, was designed with the Best Windows (Marvin Windows), Quiet Central Air Conditioning, Gas Furnace, New Kitchen, New Bathroom and Open Floor Plan. All New Quiet Appliances (Refrigerator, Gas Stove/oven, Washer/Dryer, Microwave and Granite counter tops, New cabinets, sink, plumbing and light fixtures. Bathroom designed with Shower/hot water heater/Cabinets/Granite and stone tile floors.

Furnished with 42' TV/HD Cable WiFi/Internet with HBO/Showtime, Stereo. Office/desk, Queen Bed, Queen Sleeper/Sofa and completely furnished Kitchen with Pots/Pans, Toaster, Coffee, Mixer/Blender, Silverware, Plates, Glasses, Bath Towels, Soaps/Papers Towels, and everything you need - Exactly like a high end Hotel like the Ritz-Carlton.

This Guest house is Perfect for the long weekend on Lake Minnetonka during the Fall/Winter/Spring to enjoy a great outdoor environment without leaving the Twin Cities. Monthly rentals only during the summer. Please see rates for detail information.

Everything you want (up North) is right at our home, but you have the best restaurants within 1 mile in a small town environment.

Enjoy the Best location on Lake Minnetonka - Wayzata Bay.

The house can only rent to 2 people for June, July, and August. 4 people can rent the house on all other months. During the Summer months there you can use the dock for your own boat, but there are restrictions to using lake and yard area because Main house is rented and they have exclusive use of this area.

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  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair accessible

Scott Sorenson
Member since: 2002
Speaks: english, french
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Within a day
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Calendar last updated:
October 15, 2016
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About Scott Sorenson

I've lived on Lake Minnetonka for 35+ years and waited to buy and move to this location on the lake because it's close to downtown Wayzata. I worked downtown so I got to work in 11 minutes and came home to a small town lake environment. Have lived in Minnesota for 62 years and now live part time in Florida. real estate remodeling has been my business for 40 years and broker real estate in luxury areas like Wayzata and Florida. My wife is in Interior Design so we both have experience in luxury houses and working with people who can enjoy great houses in the Best locations.

Scott Sorenson purchased this house in 1997

Why Scott Sorenson chose Lake Minnetonka

Wayzata Bay is the best part of Lake Minnetonka and its close to Downtown Minneapolis, West Suburbs. Wayzata Bay is the best bay on lake Minnetonka with the only Spring water bay and enjoys less traffic on the water while still being close to downtown Wayzata by boat or car in 1 minute.

What makes this house unique

Brand New house best used for long weekends or months living right on Lake Minnetonka, enjoying the summer water, Fall colors and Winter Cross Country skiing and enjoying the city of downtown Wayzata for lunch/dinner/breakfast or something to do.


2 traveler reviews

Wayzata Bay Guest House - Brand New House 14' Ceilings -boat Dock
average rating of 5.0 based on 2 reviews
Mount Shasta, CA

Perfect place for what I needed

  • 5 of 5

I stayed here for two months while waiting for the closing on a house I bought. My stay was in the months of March and April and during that time the neighborhood was very quiet and I was able to spend time in the yard by the lake because no one else was staying in the big house. The apartment was very comfortable and clean. The location is fantastic - close to everything I needed and of course there is Lake Minnetonka right there. I have a dog and we found lots of places to walk in nearby neighborhoods and Minnetonka parks. The owner was very helpful whenever I needed to contact him.

  • Submitted: May 9, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Glad you enjoyed the house and it is perfect for people to use while remodeling their home or buying a new one. Our neighborhood is always this quiet. Good luck. Scott
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Wayzata Bay Guest House

  • 5 of 5

The guest house was a perfect size for my husband and I. We took advantage of its location, and enjoyed long walks, and the lake.

  • Submitted: Jun 9, 2015
  • Stayed: May 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Glad you enjoy our Brand New Guest House. We think this is perfect for two people and the location close to Wayzata and Trails for long walks or Bicycle is a great way to enjoy the summer and Fall colors. This house has everything you have at home including the 44" TV/HD with DVD and fast WIFI - thanks Scott
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Nearest Airport
15 Miles
Minneapolis-St.Paul International
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Nearest Ferry
1 Miles
Downtown Wayzata Lake Cruise
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
Nearest Train
11 Miles
Downtown Minneapolis
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
Hwy 394 and Hwy 494
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Spasso - Wine/Italian/General food
Nearest Ski
30 Metres
30 Feet on Our Lake Minnetonka - Cross Country Ski
Nearest Beach
1 Miles
Wayzata Public Beach - Downtown Wayzata
Car: recommended

On Lake Minnetonka in City of Minnetonka and City of Wayzata you have all small city lake environment. Most restaurants on Lake Minnetonka are in Wayzata about 1 mile by car or 500 yards by water on boat. Wayzata bay is the only Spring Feed lake/bay on Lake Minnetonka so the water is clear/no weeds and deep. its a smaller bay so best for water skiing, fishing, and the real the best for sight seeing with all the great homes on this bay. Downtown Wayzata is also and added convenience for everything you need.

We are 1/2 mile to the best organic food stores and wine & food restaurants in the area. Best exercise club in Minneapolis is 500 yards from our house. Other shopping needs are also at this intersection.

Winter Cross country skiing is perfect right out our door on Lake Minnetonka. Summer Boating is also the best by putting your boat at our dock 80' from the house - giving you access to all of Lake Minnetonka. Fall sight seeing is fantastic from our dock, walking down our streets and for miles around lake Minnetonka right from our back door. Downtown Minneapolis is 11 minutes from our house to parking at the IDS Center in the center of downtown Minneapolis.


Rates & Availability

Wayzata House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Winter 2016
Nov 26 2016 - Dec 16 2016
3 night minimum stay
Christmas/New Years
Dec 17 2016 - Jan 2 2017
7 night minimum stay
Winter 2017
Jan 3 2017 - May 5 2017
7 night minimum stay
May 6 - October 7 2017
May 6 2017 - Oct 7 2017
7 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Damage Deposit Insurance $59 + Tax
Cleaning $100 + Tax
Pet Fee $100
Tax Rate 7.27%

50% deposit when scheduled and balance due 60 days before arrival during the summer, 30 days on Holidays and 7 days for all other days.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 0% refund if canceled at least 0 days before arrival date.
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Wayzata House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 500 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Beachfront ...
  • Lake View ...
  • Lakefront ...
  • Rural
  • Ski-In ...
  • Ski-Out ...
  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom - toilet , shower
  • 14' Ceilings, shower, toilet, sink & granite cabinet with mirror, stone tile floor, sliding entrance door and all soaps including shampoo, liquid soap, hand soap, bath towels, hand towels, toilet paper. Crank out window.
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Living room - 1 sleep sofa /futon
    Bedroom - 1 queen
  • Queen bed, window, hanging & drawers for cloths, folding wall to give complete privacy to bedroom or open to living room.
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair accessible
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing

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