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Vacation Spot on Upper Turtle Lake - Wisconsin

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 735 sq ft
Property type guest house

Overview

About the property

Our home is located 4 miles from Turtle Lake on beautiful Upper Turtle Lake. We are situated on 1.5 acres with 110 feet of water frontage. The living space is wheelchair accessible.

Our home is surrounded by beautiful woods. Go for a walk to see deer, fox, an occasional bear and other wildlife. The serenity of the lake provides rest and relaxation and/or an opportunity to enjoy water sports including swimming, fishing, kayaking, and boating.

We are close to the St. Croix Casino, our property provides easy access to the ATV trails, golfing, antiquing, and more.

The spacious 500 sq. ft. private living area and attached 235 sq. ft. bedroom has a private attached bath & private patio overlooking the lake.

The lower living space has private access. This area allows for as much privacy as desired from the host and is separate from homeowner's living quarters.

The rental space was recently remodeled and updated and includes a bar, a refrigerator, ice cube maker, and microwave. There is also a grill for your convenience. Two large patio doors allow a spectacular view from the living room area.

A washer and dryer is located on the lower level for guest use (with a minimum of 3 night stay). Wifi is available. The bedroom and living room have televisions with premium channels.

A new queen-size Thomas Cole Murphy Bed is located in the living room area to comfortably accommodate a total of four guests.

More Details

Owner
Owner
Member since: 2018
Premier Partner

This VRBO partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
August 21, 2018

About The Owner

My husband and I are recently retired. We have lived at this location since 2000 and with grown children are now looking forward to sharing the beauty of Upper Turtle Lake with others. We are new to HomeAway and I believe you will find us very accommodating. We are sensitive to meeting the needs of individuals with mobility issues.

The Owner purchased this guest house in 2000

Why The Owner chose Turtle Lake

The facilities are modern and convenient with many amenities not offered elsewhere. There is convenient access to the lake is and the view from your own private deck is spectacular. Next to the deck is a beautiful flower garden.

Take a nature walk and enjoy the deer, an occasional bear, fox, and other wildlife.

What makes this guest house unique

There is fishing and water sports available. Increased liability insurance is reflected in the cost of water sports rentals.

Kayaks available ($25 daily).

Fishing boat ($65 half day and $100 daily plus gas).

Deck boat ($175 daily and $125 half day plus gas).

Dock your own boat ($25 daily).

Amenities

Turtle Lake Guest House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • guest house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 735 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
Location Type:
  • Lakefront
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • library
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • paddle boating
  • walking

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
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Vacation Spot on Upper Turtle Lake - Wisconsin
average rating of 4.8 based on 10 reviews
Wisconsin
5

SUPER, SUPER PLACE TO STAY

  • 5 of 5

All the positive and wonderful reviews are true! My husband and I enjoyed a VERY NICE stay. Tom and Cheryl were very accommodating. Their home is beautiful and amazingly kept up and clean! Very relaxing...hope to visit again!

  • Submitted: Aug 17, 2018
  • Stayed: August 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Very nice place, great hosts!

  • 5 of 5

Comfortable place, beautiful setting. Enjoyed the lake and our hosts are great people.

  • Submitted: Aug 17, 2018
  • Stayed: August 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great place to get away!

  • 5 of 5

Cheryl and Tom are the nicest hosts around. They maintain their property quite well. The living space was clean and comfortable. The porch over-looking the lake was peaceful. It was a good place to just get away for a couple of days from life.

  • Submitted: Aug 13, 2018
  • Stayed: August 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Charming, Simple, Relaxing!

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I stayed for a 3-day weekend and had an amazing time getting away from it all. Come sip coffee on the deck or make your way down to the dock to enjoy the calm water. The lake is very quiet on the weekdays in particular, so there is hardly a noise as you watch the sunset and the ripple of the water.

The unit is very much as advertised, and the owners are always willing to help if anything could be improved or you need assistance. We brought a boat to spend a good chunk of time on the water, and the owner even moved their jet-ski lift over to allow for easier boat storage along their dock. The lake has pretty decent fishing, bass in particular, though the shorelines tended to be pretty weedy and even slimy in areas where it was shallow. Don't expect a sandy beach at this lake, but you can definitely assure yourself a good time out and about on a boat (or enjoy the newly placed swim platform out in front of the dock). Its a beautiful lake to cruise, do watersports, fish, and just enjoy being in the water as long as you're away from shore.

The unit itself was very clean, and a recent remodel in the basement to allow for the small wet bar area. The bedroom and bathroom were freshly remodeled as well with some nice touches to allow for cozy evenings in, or plenty of space if you're like us and like to play some games on your free time. The bed seemed slightly smaller than a queen (maybe a double?) but it honestly wasn't a complaint as it kept us closer. The mounted TV with pretty much all of the premium channels made it easy to cuddle up and fall asleep to a movie together too. You may notice some footsteps above you when the owners are home and spending time in the living spaces, but honestly its not much of an issue since everything is full privacy and separated for your convenience.

If you stay here and plan to grab a meal in town, we would definitely recommend checking out the "Hotel Bar & Grill" right in the heart of the old downtown in Turtle Lake. We went there twice and enjoyed both meals greatly.

We suggested a fire pit as it is a beautiful property to sit out and enjoy the yard, and the owners mentioned that they were hoping to install one very soon. We would definitely recommend this as a quiet getaway for any couple, and if you happen to enjoy being out on the lake its even better!

  • Submitted: Jul 30, 2018
  • Stayed: July 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful spot on Upper Turtle Lake! Why stay at a hotel?

  • 5 of 5

The lower level of this home on Upper Turtle Lake was an awesome spot to stay. The hosts Cheryl and Tom made us feel VERY welcome. They were always attentive to our needs and went out of their way to make it a great experience. We enjoyed the kayaks and saw loons and an eagle. Wonderful amenities and we would definitely stay again when in the area visiting family.

  • Submitted: Jul 26, 2018
  • Stayed: July 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

Very clean and neat and kept up.

  • 4 of 5

We had a good time. Tom and Cheryl were very accommodating. They had a boat we could use to go fishing and we caught fish. Very nice place, and we hope we can do this again.

  • Submitted: Jul 8, 2018
  • Stayed: June 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $25
Additional Guest Fee $15 per person per night
Pet Fee $10

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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