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Unique Lakefront Property Located Among Towering Pines.

Bedrooms 5
Half Baths1
Space 3,600 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights


About the property

5 Bedroom, 2.5 Bathroom Sleeps 14 With Abundant Space For Entertaining

This beautiful property on Island Lake is unique in its setting among towering pines. The home is located on a private bay with great access for swimming and boating and is only 15 minutes from downtown Duluth. The interior is spacious with plenty of room for family and friends. The master suite includes a King bed with a separate shower & whirlpool tub in the attached bath. The other 3 bedrooms have Queen beds with a day bed and trundle in the main floor bedroom. The lower level recreation room offers a queen bed and futon for additional sleeping space as well as a treadmill and entertainment center for fun. The large game room includes a pool table, bar, card table and entertainment center. There is also a living room with an additional space to relax or enjoy a movie.

The vaulted ceilings, abundant windows and open floor plan provide great views from every room and connect beautifully with the unique natural setting. The large deck overlooking the lake includes a gas grill and a three season porch.

Amenities include Directv with NFL Sunday Ticket, WiFi, Roku

This is an excellent setting for family reunions, weddings and other special events

Winter: This property is located within walking distance to the Boulder Lake Management Area with an abundance of groomed ski trails and a snowshoe trails. For snowmobiles, Island lake is connected to the North Shore state trail by a well managed reservoir trail system.

Summer: The patio and deck area offer ample space to enjoy your time in the north woods. We also have a fire pit in the yard for the evening campfire and a dock and swim raft to enjoy the lake.

More Details

Richard Eikill
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
July 15, 2017

What makes this house unique

This is an amazing property that you will fall in love with instantly. It appeals to people with a wide variety of interests; boating, fishing, skiing, hiking, biking, snowmobiling, sight seeing, relaxing, enjoying nature or spending time with all the Duluth, North Shore and Iron Range areas have to offer year round.


Duluth House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 3600 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 14
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Lakefront
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Master Bath - toilet , tub , shower , jetted tub , Master Bath
    Main Floor Bath - toilet , Main Floor Bathroom
    Upper Level Bath - toilet , combination tub/shower , Upper Level Bathroom
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14
  • Master Bedroom - 1 king , Master Suite includes full bath with jetted tub
    Main Floor Bedroom - 1 queen , 1 twin/ single , 1 murphy bed
    Upper Level Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Upper Level Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Lower Level Rec Room / Bedroom - 1 queen , 1 sleep sofa /futon , 1 murphy bed , Lower level comfortably sleeps 4 - 5
  • Books
  • DVD Player ...
  • Game Room
  • Games
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Ski & Snowboard
  • Water Sports Gear
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • parasailing
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
  • wind-surfing
This is a fantastic property for Family Reunions, Weddings and other Special events


Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(8 traveler reviews)

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Unique Lakefront Property Located Among Towering Pines.
average rating of 4.75 based on 8 reviews

First Family reunion in 8 years

  • 5 of 5

Our family came together from multiple states to enjoy this spacious well maintained home. The amenities and available entertainment within the house and property kept our family connected during our week long stay. We spent a lot of time fishing kayaking playing yard games and most of all enjoying the perfect game room. The house had everything we needed and the owners were very receptive and accommodating, making our stay perfect!! Thanks for everything!!

  • Submitted: Aug 18, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Fabulous Family Vacation Get Away

  • 4 of 5

We are a family of 14, 10 adults, 4 children ages 5 to 8. The cabin provided comfortable accommodations for all us. Each couple had their own space (bedroom) and there were plenty of beds and space for the children to sleep in their parent's room. The Game Room was a hit. We had a great time playing pool, games on the game table and darts. Besides being a beautiful room with a wonderful view of the woods and lake, it was our favorite gathering place for fun and good times. The pictures don't do the cabin justice. The cabin was huge. Another feature we liked was the separation between the game room and the living room. Each had a TV so the kids could be watching their show while adults were enjoying their favorites (not that they spent much TV time). The lake was great. Our 6 year old grandson caught a fish right off the dock and everyone enjoyed canoeing and swimming. We had so much land around us. It felt very private. The kids had a lot of fun finding all the faces on the tall pines also. The tree house was also a hit. The location was convenient to Duluth and other areas such as Gooseberry Falls. Make sure you stop at Betty's Pies for the most delicious pies you've ever had. You can also grab a bite to eat or go into Two Harbors. We celebrated my husband's 70th. birthday by chartering the Vista Queen. What a fantastic experience, delicious food, and wonderful service. Don't hesitate to stop at the corner bar and restaurant. The food was great! Most places we rent from always have some spices, trash bags, staples, etc. It would have been helpful to know this cabin didn't. We had to provide our own bath soap, dishwasher detergent, laundry soap, trash bags, food storage containers, etc. It's a tradition that my husband make the family favorite pasta and sauce dinner. This is the first time I had to buy a stock pot so we could make the sauce. We were also short on dinner plates, silverware, etc. Other than that, we loved the cabin. We would go back!

  • Submitted: Aug 11, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful cabin tucked away in the pines

  • 5 of 5

What a great place to stay. The cabin had more space than we knew what to do with. Was easy to find and had everything we needed to have a quiet relaxing extended weekend.

  • Submitted: Mar 23, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Chicago Illinois

Such a wonderful time

  • 5 of 5

This is our second visit and it was terrific. The property is lovely, well kept, has everything we needed. The view is beautiful, quiet and good bird watching. This time we had dinner at the bar on the corner, excellent service food was great. Nice option if you don't want to cook. We will be back.

  • Submitted: Oct 21, 2015
  • Stayed: Oct 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Granger, IN USA

Family Reunion

  • 5 of 5

This property was absolutely amazing. The house was well equipped with everything you would need. Loved having internet access and game room was the absolute highlight being on main floor. W accommodated 14 people and everyone agreed after renting homes every other year for the past 15 years for our entire family this one was the best. The fish were biting right off the dock in the cove better than in Island Lake. We had a great family vacation meeting up with many family members in the Duluth area.

  • Submitted: Jul 21, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Chicago Illinois

Lovely setting

  • 5 of 5

Great place comfortable accommodations we enjoyed ourselves thanks

  • Submitted: Oct 29, 2014
  • Stayed: Oct 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
15 Miles
Duluth International Airport
Car: recommended

Located 15 minutes from downtown Duluth which provides an abundance of activity year round.


Rates & Availability

Duluth House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $300 + Tax
Refundable damage deposit $500
Tax Rate 6.88%

50% is due 60 days prior to check in, the full amount is due 30 days prior to check in

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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