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Cedar Lake Log Cabin - Quiet Lake Retreat

Bedrooms 3
Space 1,140 sq. ft.
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 4 nights


About the property

Quaint 2 bedroom & loft, 1 bathroom log cabin, great patio for grilling

Get the up north cabin feel without the traffic and long drive in this newly renovated log cabin on Cedar Lake. Sleeps 8-10 comfortably. Available May 1 through October 31. Amenities include - fireplace, 2 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, loft, Direct TV, dock, paddle boat, swimming raft, stand up paddle board, tandem kayak, gas grill, boat lift available, great fishing. There is a beautiful patio with cement steps all the way down to the water. New air conditioning/heating unit, water pump, water heater and water softener.

There are plenty of activities in the nearby cities of Annandale, Maple Lake & Buffalo. Coffee shops, bars, golfing, restaurants, flea markets, bike trails and antique shopping are just a few of the activities that are available. The cabin is located on a dead end road so there is very little traffic.

Bedroom 1- 1 queen size bed

Bedroom 2- full size bunk beds

Loft-2 queen beds & 1 twin mattress

1 queen sofa sleeper

Pricing based on 6 people in your party. For groups larger than 6, an additional fee of $20 per person per night will be assessed.

More Details

Wayne Hoistad
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
November 30, 2017

About Wayne Hoistad

We have three kids and enjoy using the cabin in August right before they go back to school.

Wayne Hoistad purchased this cabin in 2013

Why Wayne Hoistad chose Annandale

We purchased this cabin in 2013 and completed the renovations to make this a great vacation destination for your family. You will not be disappointed.

What makes this cabin unique

The fact that this cabin is a true log cabin sets it apart from other lake cabins. There are not many of these properties remaining and we hope you will enjoy the experience as much as we do.

Guestbook comments from the owner

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at the Hoistad's cabin. The rustic cabin feel was awesome and the kids loved the loft. We had plenty of room for our family.

The sunrises and shaded afternoons/evenings on the patio were relaxing. The stand up paddle board, kayak, swimming platform and paddle boat were great.

The water quality was very good. We brought our boat for tubing and skiing. The beach on the north end of the lake is huge. There is also a sandbar in the middle of the lake that you can see from the cabin.

We enjoyed using the bike trail and walking path within a few miles of the cabin. I would highly recommend renting this cabin. It was very quiet, relaxing vacation.

Lots of activities in town too.
Jul 2014
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Annandale Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1140 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront
  • Lake View
  • Lakefront ...
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Fireplace
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 10 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 bunk bed
    Loft - 2 queen , 1 twin/ single
    Sofa Sleeper - 1 queen , 1 sleep sofa /futon
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • duty free shops
  • festivals
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • skiing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
There is a flea market on the weekends within 10 minutes of the cabin. There is a playground, walking path and bike trail within 5 miles on the north side of Pleasant Lake.


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Cedar Lake Log Cabin - Quiet Lake Retreat
average rating of 4.9 based on 11 reviews

Nice log cabin, well maintained, clean and nicely decorated.

  • 5 of 5

My family and I loved it. This was our third year staying at the cabin. Beautiful lake and accommodations.

  • Submitted: Jul 8, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wonderful Place to Stay

  • 5 of 5

This place was as advertised. Clean, well maintained, lot is perfect with plenty of room for outdoor activities. Owners could not be easier to work or more accommodating. Would recommend to anyone looking for a getaway at the lake.

  • Submitted: May 30, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great log cabin and beautiful views.

  • 4 of 5

Great log cabin, good beds/bunk beds, clean and comfortable. Took a day to figure out temperature controls and some of the lights (breakers needed to be reset) but good once sorted. Owner added wifi and tv channels as requested. Would stay here again.

  • Submitted: Oct 5, 2016
  • Stayed: September 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great Memorial Weekend Get Away

  • 5 of 5

Very nice Lakefront "Log Cabin" on a moderately quiet Lake. We had a wonderful Memorial day weekend with the family.

The Cabin Layout worked very well for Us (wife and I, 3 grown children and theirs).

Owner very helpful with info to area attractions and supplies.

Our first experience with "Home Away" was seamless.

  • Submitted: Jun 27, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

We had a great time here. It was nice to have the paddle boat, paddle board and kayaks for other ways to get out on the water. The cabin was very clean and well stocked with everything we needed (towels, kitchen stuff, blankets etc). Fishing was good, too! We hope to come back!

  • Submitted: Jun 21, 2016
  • Stayed: June 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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rustic yet comfy, with all the necessary conveniences

  • 5 of 5

We were very pleased with our stay at this Cedar Lake cabin. The cabin was beautiful, both inside and out, and all the household goods we needed were provided. My daughters loved the loft! We had a wonderful time using the kayaks and the paddleboard- such a nice peaceful time cruising around the lake. I would certainly recommend this property- and will hopefully be back next year!

  • Submitted: Jul 28, 2015
  • Stayed: July 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
30 Miles
St. Cloud
Nearest Barpub
5 Miles
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
Whispering Pines
Nearest Train
30 Miles
St. Cloud
Nearest Motorway
8 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
7 Miles
Nearest Ski
12 Miles
Powder Ridge
Nearest Beach
3 Miles
Schroeder Park
Car: necessary


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Property Damage Protection $59

Rates are based on 6 guests; add $20.00 per night, per additional guest.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.

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