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Perfect Winter Getaway For Families & Friends - Affordable Rates!

Sleeps10
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 2,300 sq. ft.
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Not too early to book for nordic skiing, snowmobiling or four wheeling.

Lake Home is complete with all cedar interior with vaulted ceiling, built in 1995, affording amazing views of Johnson Lake. It is accessible from I35 in MN and WI 35 in WI, 70 miles north of Twin Cities metro area.

Come and stay once, you'll be back year after year!

For spring & summer, a paddle boat is available, as well as a public access if you would like to bring a boat or jet ski. There is an outdoor warm water shower and a sauna inside the home. The deck wraps around the side of the lake home and connects to a wonderful solarium in the front. The back of the home has a large paved driveway for riding bikes and playing basketball as well as a yard with a swing set and room to play horseshoes, croquet and bocce ball (all included). There is a large deck right on the water for fishing, relaxing, jumping into water, reading, snacking etc. must see to believe. What we offer goes above and beyond what you would see elsewhere.

Fall is the most beautiful season on Johnson Lake, quiet and with spectacular leaf color. Come up for a quiet weekend hanging out, quilting, scrapbooking, reading, walking with friends and family.

Winter time solitude is addictive. Although activities such as ice fishing, snowmobiling, sledding and nordic skiing can fit the bill too. Choose this property for a family bonding experience. Games, puzzles and movies are available.

Other amenities include: Central air conditioning, 30' X 10' solarium, washer/dryer, dishwasher, Dish Network Satellite TV (32 inch on the main level, 26 inch in the basement), DVD players, surround sound, wood burning fireplace, 2 gas fireplaces, 2 ceiling fans, pizza oven and bar area.

Outdoor Features

Panoramic views situated on the east side of Johnson Lake. Private dock, paddle boat, gas grill (LP provided), adjustable height basketball hoop, 10' x 40' paver block patio, 10' x 15' deck (also wraps around the side and back of the home), outdoor shower, small swing set and slide (ideal for kids 8 and under), paved driveway for parking or playing. Propane fueled fire pit.

There are sleeping accommodations for 10 (6 adults and 4 children)

Main level sleeping arrangements

Master bedroom has 1 queen size bed with a private bathroom containing a shower and Jacuzzi tub. Master bedroom has access via a sliding glass door to the solarium and bathroom ensuite as well as main living area.

Lower level sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1 has full-size bed and kids bunks. Bedroom two has queen-size bed and kids bunk beds. Lower level bathroom contains a separate shower space for privacy. Sauna is adjacent to bathroom.

Third bedroom has full bed and kids bunk beds.

The location is close to ATV, cross-country, and bike trails. The St. Croix Casino, Danbury, Voyageur Village Golf Course and Siren Glen Golf Course and Fox Run Golf Course are minutes away. Indoor pool in Siren is available for a small fee for cooler days. A cinema, fitness center, spa, and mini golf can also be found in Siren.

We do NOT allow smoking or pets.

We will possibly take short-term rentals on an individual basis during peak summer months. Please feel free to ask about this if you are interested.

Weekly rental rate - $2,100 (Saturday to Saturday, seven nights)

Weekly rental rate (off peak months) - $1,225

Weekend rental rate $200 per night (off peak, 2 night minimum)

(rates are based on a maximum of 10 occupants)

A cleaning fee of $150 is assessed regardless of the length of stay.

A 5.5% WI state tax applies

We don't think you will find a cleaner, more beautiful surrounding outside area, better view in a lake home rental. Also, our property is one of very few that have been inspected and been given a permit by the County and State in accordance with all their guidelines.

Check in on Saturday at 4:00 P.M.

Check out on

Saturday at 10 a.m.

Reservation policy...A deposit is required to hold dates and acts as a damage deposit, which you will receive back 10 days after you have departed based on any damage if any. $500 week

Cancellation Policy...Reservations cancelled more than 60 days prior to arrival date will be completely refunded less a $100.00 cancellation fee.

Reservations cancelled less than 60 days of arrival date will not be refunded, unless we can rent out the dates that were cancelled.

We ask for full payment 60 days prior to the first day of reservation. We will discuss payment type.

Feel free to contact me directly if you have additional questions. 715-566-0193

More Details

Owner
Jeri Slachta
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
November 10, 2017

About Jeri Slachta

My husband and I bought the property in 1980 when our two children were small. A fire destroyed the entire cabin in 1994. We rebuilt in 1995 and added a sauna and air conditioning .In 2004 we added a solarium onto our existing deck. Total sq. footage is 2,300. We enjoy having grandchildren visit when we are not renting. We also have an outside shower, which comes in handy when coming up from lake.

Jeri Slachta purchased this cabin in 1980

Why Jeri Slachta chose Danbury

We comply with the rules of the State of WI and the County of Burnett and are permitted by both. This is the perfect location for a family get away. Close to the Twin Cities, yet far enough away to soak in the peacefulness. The lake is very clean and perfect for swimming and recreational activities.

It's a cozy place to hang out, scrapbook, quilt, paint, etc.

nordic ski, snowmobiling, ice fishing, brisk walks are but a few of the amenities.

What makes this cabin unique

Crystal clear lake, great for swimming, fishing, jet skiing, paddle boarding, and water skiing. Very seldom busy except for the three holidays.

Guestbook comments from the owner

We enjoyed our stay at this lake home on Johnson Lake during a late October weekend. We will definitely be back again. Our families made plenty of memories. Here are some of the highlights of this home...

- Beautiful panoramic view of the lake

- The upstairs wood fire place and lower level gas fire place (perfect for this time of year)- Nice open floor plan on the main level, great for entertaining/cooking

- Kitchen was adequetely stocked with pots, pans, plates, etc.- Plenty of room for our two families (4 adults, 4 children)

- Large upper level deck and lower level patio, perfect for taking in the experience of being at a Northwoods lake home

- Sauna (we enjoyed a dip in the frigid lake to cool off, made for great memories).

- Large paved driveway (our kids brought their bikes)

- Location, it was only about an 1 1/2 from the Twin Cities

- Location, there were plenty of options for dining, a casino, the Gander Dancer bike path, a movie theater (about 15 minutes away) and a number of golf courses

- The owners will accommodating and very easy to work with. They met us at the property when we arrived.



Thank you for opening your home to us.
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Amenities

Danbury Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 2300 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beachfront ...
  • Lakefront ...
  • Rural ...
  • Village ...
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Master Bath - toilet , tub , shower , jetted tub , Connected to Master Bedroom
    Lower Level Bathroom - toilet , shower , Has door with separate shower area.
  • Full vanities. Bathroom adjacent to sauna. Single vanities in both bathrooms. There is also an outdoor shower.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Master Bedroom - 1 queen , Overlooks the lake and is located upstairs
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , 1 bunk bed , Sleeps 4 comfortably. Located on the lower level.
    Bedroom 3 - 1 double , 1 bunk bed , Sleeps four comfortably. Located on the lower level.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Sauna ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • skiing
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
For more information about ATV/UTV trails and snowmobile trails contact Burnett Country Tourism at 1-800-788-3164 C or email them at Bctour@sirentel.net. http://www.burnettcounty.com/index.aspx?NID=364

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Perfect Winter Getaway For Families & Friends - Affordable Rates!
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5

Beautiful Northwoods Lake Home

  • 5 of 5

Our family of 5 (three daughters 7, 10 and 13) as well as another family had a wonderful time over MEA weekend. The pictures don't do it justice. The home is extremely clean and well-maintained and the owners were very easy to work with. We especially enjoyed the sun room and bar area with panoramic views to take in the fall colors. We also took advantage of the sauna and even jumped in the lake to cool off! There were plenty of things to do in the area including, the Gandy Dancer bike trail, a movie theater (in Siren, WI), multiple golf courses, and the Hole in the Wall casino all within 10 minutes of the lake home. We made memories to last a lifetime and plan on coming back and doing it again, but next time in the summer.

  • Submitted: Oct 23, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We were happy to provide great memories for your family. You are welcome back any time
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Eagan, MN.
5

Summer family vacation.

  • 5 of 5

The Slachta cabin was the perfect place for our family this year. Jeri & Dick were so welcoming and accommodating. The lake is perfect for teenagers, a 10 month old, our adult children and these grandparents(us). My daughters and son in law loved the fishing...catching a good size Northern which the family enjoyed Friday night. The trampoline and rented pontoon brought fun on the water everyday. Thank you for sharing your beautiful cabin!

Jim & Anne

  • Submitted: Aug 8, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great lake front property

  • 5 of 5

This property was great for our summer vacation. There was plenty of room for everyone in the three bedrooms. We made good use of the solarium and the bar area. The fishing was decent and the kids enjoyed swimming in the lake, especially the jumping dock. The sauna was enjoyed by everyone as well.

It's a short drive to Danbury and Webster so we were able to do our grocery shopping.

This was a great property for our group and we hope to be able to stay again.

  • Submitted: Jul 1, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Woodbury, MN
4

Great summer vacation!

  • 4 of 5

Our family, 6 adults and 4 children, enjoyed a great summer vacation here! The cabin accommodated all of us and has an amazing lake view. The kids enjoyed swimming and feeding the fish right off the dock. Lake toys were a nice surprise and the kids loved the water trampoline. Nice big driveway allowed the kids to ride their bikes. We enjoyed a family croquet game during the day and card games in the evening in the big sunroom. We rented a pontoon and enjoyed many cruises on the lake. We made great memories here, thanks!

  • Submitted: Jul 28, 2016
  • Stayed: June 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: thankyou for your kind comments. We always aim to provide a great vacation experience and appreciate feedback in order to do a better job.
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4

Very relaxing trip!

  • 4 of 5

We were two families with a total of 3 children. A well equipped kitchen which included a pizza oven, a rice cooker and a freezer with an ice maker! Lake was quiet most of the week, activity picks up on Fridays. Hot tub was great to have when we wanted to warm up after the lake! Beach and swim raft were awesome. Definitely bring children's life jackets if you need them, the ones they provided were mostly adult sized. No wood fire pit available. Although they do have a propane fire bowl for an extra charge. House needs more bedding for the bunk beds. Internet would have been nice to have. Sunroom with dining room table was a nice place to gather. We had a great time!

  • Submitted: Aug 14, 2015
  • Stayed: July 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Minnesota
5

Great place For Summer and Winter

  • 5 of 5

I've been to various places/cabins over the years and I've used the cabin twice this past year. Once in the summer and once in the winter. It has enough room for 2 families with kids and has good space in the front for outdoor activities. The lake is great for skiing or just a casual pontoon ride. It's also close to restaurants for a night out! It's close to the Gandy Dancer snowmobile trails so it's a good place for the weekend snowmobile getaway.

  • Submitted: Mar 2, 2015
  • Stayed: January 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
10 Miles
Siren
Nearest Golf
4 Miles
Fox Run, Voyager Village, and Siren Glen
Nearest Motorway
2 Miles
WI 35
Nearest Ski
Many cross country trails throughout the county
Nearest Beach
Lakefront Property
Car: necessary

You as a renter probably won't want to leave during your stay, but if you do there a numerous activities in the area. There are many local restaurants, bars, shopping options as well as a miniature golf course, five golf courses within 10 miles, casinos, bowling, antiques, biking trail, etc. On the property there is a basketball hoop, large blacktop area for recreation, Bocce ball, croquet and horseshoes. The lake is 365 acres with a weed/sand bottom with two bays for all water activities. There is a public landing for launching your boat and a dock for tie-up. The view from the upper deck is unparalleled. The property is lined with pine trees and is well landscaped. You will experience an up north feeling all around while viewing eagles and loons in the air and on the water. We are on a snowmobile trail and four-wheeler trails are just minutes away.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $150
Refundable damage deposit $500
Tax Rate 5.5%

Rates are subject to change without notice until confirmed. 5.5% WI state tax applies.

A $500 damage deposit will hold your dates. We ask for full payment 60 days prior to your stay. Reservations cancelled more than 60 days prior to arrival will be completely refunded, less a $50 cancellation fee.Reservations cancelled less than 60 days of arrival date will not be refunded, unless we can rent out the dates that were cancelled. Checks for payment can be mailed directly to owners.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.