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Cabin on Lake Byllesby Minnesota

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 1,329 sq. ft.
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Cabin, 2 Bedrooms + Sunroom, 1 Bath, (Sleeps 6)

This lovely, newly remodeled cabin on the hill top of Lake Byllesby is a great get-a-way or vacation only 40 minutes from the Twin Cities and 45 minutes from Rochester. The lake is a hidden gem for sailing, fishing and boating. The view from the cabin overlooks 2000 acres of undeveloped boyscout land so the view is amazing. As you look at the lake, the left side is a public park with boat landing. This makes it a quiet and private lot on the lake.

Relax on the deck with a book and binoculars in hand to watch soaring eagles, woodpeckers, blue birds, Herons and White Pelicans.

There is an outdoor dining table with 4 chairs, 2 lounge chairs with cushions, 2 adirondak chairs and a hammock for your use. Walk down to the dock for some sunning, canoeing or fishing. Enjoy the warmth of the fire pit overlooking the lake, toast marsh mellows, tell stories and simply just relax.

The layout of the cabin is very clean and simple. 2 bedrooms, 1 full bath, laundry area, sun room, living room and kitchen. The yard is big enough to play football, badminton, volleyball, bean bag toss. We have a horse shoe terrace.

There is also a flower garden and herb garden for your use. We have recently purchased a canoe and paddle boat for your enjoyment.

More Details

Owner
Dawn & Mike Snow
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
August 23, 2017

About Dawn & Mike Snow

We enjoy the great outdoors, family, friends and our pets. We fell in love with the Cabin on Lake Byllesby, the local area and the friendly people.

Dawn & Mike Snow purchased this cabin in 2014

Why Dawn & Mike Snow chose Southern

Centrally located to casinos, culture, hiking, wine country, water-sports, antiquing, the Minneapolis / St. Paul area, Rochester, Northfield (St. Olaf & Carlton), snow-mobile trails, hiking, skiing, golfing etc.

What makes this cabin unique

Love the easy access to the beach and lake living. It is 3 minutes to the best of golf courses. Wine tasting is right in town. We enjoy just BBQing, making a fire and relaxing. In the mornings I love to take the dogs for a walk to the park and along the nearby hiking trails right out the door. Watching the deer, golden finches, cardinals, humming birds.....

Amenities

Cannon Falls Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1329 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Lake View
  • Lakefront
  • Ski-Out ...
  • Water View
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • 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 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - three season room has a futon that sleeps two.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • churches
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Mall of America, Valley Fair amusement park, Medford outlet mall, tubing, kayaking, snow and cross country skiing, snow shoeing, dog sledding, fishing(ice), snow mobiling, biking, hiking, wineries, bird watching, the Twins and Vikings, Minnesota state zoo, Rochester Hospital, lovely little shops nearby.....all less than hours drive!

Reviews

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average rating of 4.9148936 based on 47 reviews
Rochester
5

Very well maintained, clean, comfortable cabin on Lake Byllesby

  • 5 of 5

This property was the perfect get away for my family and pets while our hardwood floors were being refinished at our home in Rochester. It is a nice space on the water with all the comforts of home, satellite tv, dvd player, washer and dryer, dishwasher, etc. The deck and fire pit are perfect for relaxing, enjoying the water view and watching the moon rising. It is right next to the boat launch and there is a large grassy area for the dog to run around and wade into the water. There were a lot of mosquitoes, but this is Minnesota so bring your bug spray. My husband took out the kayak and enjoyed touring the lake. The beds are comfortable and the cabin is roomy. We also enjoyed a surprisingly good Mexican restaurant, Rancho Loco, a short drive into Cannon Falls. We liked it so much we ate there every day, and after dinner walked the Cannon Falls trails. One day it rained all day so we found a Redbox in Cannon Falls and watched movies and baked brownies back at the cabin. Very peaceful and relaxing. I highly recommend this cabin.

  • Submitted: Aug 11, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: You guys are so sweet. Thanks for the nice review. Glad you enjoyed your stay.
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Cedar Rapids, Iowa
5

Great cabin with wonderful view.

  • 5 of 5

This was our second year and we will be back. The owners made some nice improvements; most notable are are new foldout bed in the third room and a beautiful paver patio around the upgraded fire pit.

  • Submitted: Aug 7, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
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5

Beautiful inside and out!

  • 5 of 5

Responsive owners. Comfy cabin and great view. We will be back!

  • Submitted: Jul 22, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful place on the lake.

  • 5 of 5

Our family had a fantastic time at this cabin! The cabin was extremely clean and had everything we needed. The outdoor space is phenomenal and we experienced minimal activity on the lake, so it was very peaceful and relaxing. Our son loved the frequent and lengthy visits from the neighbor dogs. We will definitely be back again!

  • Submitted: Jul 17, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So great to have you guys stay with us. Thanks for the review. Have a great summer!!
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5

Great down to last detail.

  • 5 of 5

Everything was so awesome!!

  • Submitted: Jul 6, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great Spot for a Family Vacation

  • 5 of 5

We had a fantastic time over the three nights we stayed here. My wife and daughter spent a long weekend here with another couple and their child. Tucked away on a gravel road, the lake front home offers a cozy space for relaxation. We all enjoyed the neighbor dogs coming often for a visit and around the fire pit on the patio was a favorite night hangout. Highly recommended!

  • Submitted: Jun 27, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
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Map

Nearest Airport
25 Miles
Hubert Humphry and Lindbergh
Nearest Barpub
2 Miles
Crossroads Bar & Grill
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
Summit
Nearest Motorway
8 Miles
Highway 52
Nearest Restaurant
7 Miles
Mill Street in Cannon Falls
Nearest Ski
18 Miles
Welch
Nearest Beach
6 Miles
Cannon Falls/ Dakota County Park
Car: recommended

Canoeing, fly fishing in Lanesboro, close to St. Olaf and Carlton Colleges in Northfield MN. Only 40 minutes from the Mall of America.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $60
Pet Fee $50
Damage Deposit $250

Maximum occupancy is 6.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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

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