Cabin on Private 13 Acre Lake Vermilion Island (Near Tower, Mn)(10 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:1-6 nights
- Property type:Cabin
- Pets considered:Yes
- Wheel chair accessible:No
About the Property
Modern cabin alone on 13 acre island. Sleeps 6.
The main floor has a full bath, a master bedroom with air conditioning, and a great room that includes a full kitchen with all the amenities, living area with couch and glider chairs, and dining area looking over the lake. The cabin also a washer and dryer.
The loft, which is accessible by a fold-down ladder, includes a double bed, 3 twin beds, and a small tv/dvd player.
Outside the cabin you will find a 50’ dock to tie your boat and play on the water, a 12x12’ screen house to nap or enjoy the lake, a bonfire pit, picnic table, a propane grill, a 2 person swing, a fish cleaning area, the nicest outhouse you can find, and trails to enjoy 13 private acres of woods that include birds, squirrels, chipmunks, flowers, plants, and deer!
Of course this is situated on one of the best fishing lakes in Minnesota!
[You will need a boat to get to the island. Rental cost does NOT include boat.]
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Member since: 2009
- 800 sq. ft.
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Long-Term Renters Welcome
- Children Welcome
- Pets Considered:
- Smoking Allowed:
- Wheelchair Inaccessible
Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6
Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom, 1 Half Bathroom
- Visit the Soudan Underground Mine Museum and State Park (Both kids and adults will LOVE this site). Fortune Bay Resort and Casino is a 5 minute boat ride from Jackrabbit Island Cabin and has golf, a casino, a game room, restaurants, a swimming pool, and a bar. The marina rents fishing & pontoon boats, water bikes, mountain bikes and sells bait, gas, snacks, and ice cream. You can also launch your boat and park your vehicle overnight (For minimal fees)....moreless
- DVD Player:
- Away From It All
- Sports & Activities
Local Services & Businesses
- Bird Watching
- Gambling Casinos
- Miniature Golf
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
- Lake View:
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Freshwater Fishing
- Mountain Biking
- Pier Fishing
- Roller Blading
- Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
- Water Skiing
- Water Tubing
- Dining Area
- Seating for 6 people
- Air Conditioning:
- Clothes Dryer
- Linens Provided:
- Living Room:
- Coffee Maker
- Dishes & Utensils
- Pantry Items:
- Deck / Patio:
- Lanai / Gazebo:
- Lawn / Garden:
- Outdoor Grill:
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Spring Daily Rate
May 8 - May 26, 2017
3 night min stay
May 27 - Sep 1, 2017
6 night min stay
Fall Daily Rate
Sep 2 - Oct 18, 2017
3 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Damage Coverage $42 + tax
- Tax Rate 7.375%
SUMMER RENTAL: 6 night, 7 day rental (Check in Saturday at noon & check out Friday at noon)
* If you don't seem to be able to find a time slot that works for you please contact us. We are willing to try to make things work for you!
PETS: Up to 2 dogs allowed for $20/night for each pet.
Owner's cancellation policy:
50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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Be sure to visit the Sudan Iron Mine. It was the first iron mine in Minnesota and its railroad delivered the ore to Two Harbors for loading on ore boats. It is now a museum and a science laboratory studying sub atomic particles.
Year Purchased: 1990
About the owner: I am retired from home construction and my wife from nursing. We live in Roseville near Saint Paul, MN. We love our stays at Lake Vermilion where we built Jackrabbit Island Cabin on weekends starting in 1991. We are using the cabin less since our daughter moved to California and think VRBO is a good way to keep it available without selling it. I like to fish Lake Vermilion and the grand kids swim off the dock and like to be dragged around on water skis or a raft. In the winter we do volunteer work in Guatemala where we have another home that we also rent through VRBO while we are in Minnesota. My son James, who is a teacher is Saint Paul, is doing the managing and renting of jackrabbit Island.
Why the Owner Chose Tower, MN, USA:
We bought this place because we wanted very clean water and enough land to be alone. I love to be able to catch a fish before breakfast and go out again in the evening. No neighbors stroll over to gab and no loud parties or construction across the street, just birds, squirrels, beaver, and deer. I am afraid fox got the jackrabbits during the winter. ( Let us know if you see any jackrabbits.)
The Unique Benefits at this Cabin:
The nice thing about Lake Vermilion is that there are so many things to do beside fishing and boating. All the facitities of Fortune Bay Casino are 10 minutes away by boat but if you want to be alone this is the special place. We love campfires in the evening, walks on the trails, and just sitting on the dock watching the lake and the sky. We sit and read in the screen house a lot. We paddle the canoe around the island for exercise. I also take the canoe over to Trout Lake in the boundary waters once in a while.
- Primary: +1 6513039504 6512604689
- Tertiary: +1 6512604689 James' Cell
Full service kitchen
TV/DVD player with movies
From the screen house
Fishing cleaning station
Nicest outhouse in the northwoods!
Night on the dock
small screened lakeside entry
Double bed in the attic
Swing overlooking Lake Vermilion
Sunset over Jackrabbit Island
This listing was first published here in 2015.
Date last modified - Wednesday, February 22, 2017
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