Weekly Special - last two nights FREE. (Summer nightly rate is $629/night - w/ 2 nights free on weekly rate, VRBO should auto-calculate the average for you [approx. $449.] Off-season nightly rate is $540/night: if staying a week the last 2 nights will be free, hence VRBO should auto-calculate for you an average of $386/night. Test it: plug in 5 nights. View total. Refresh, then plug in 7 nights. Totals of either reservation should be same. Might as well take advantage of longer stay if you can!)
3 night minimum in May, and after Labor Day, and as a last minute special (within two weeks of arrival.) (Additional Private Cabin/Couples Deal below***)
This cabin sits about 30 feet above lake level for a spectacular view of 11th Crow Wing Lake (headwaters of Crow Wing lakes and river system, first scenic canoe byway in the state).
Two miles from tiny town of Akeley (birthplace of Paul Bunyan), with two convenience stores, shopping and dining, this cabin is nestled into forest with endless bird and critter watching (loons, eagles, chipmunks, deer, fox --a fox family has a burrow just in front of cabin-- porcupine, woodpeckers, flying squirrels, etc.)
A private campfire ring overlooking lake allows for stargazing, s'more sharing and tall tale tellin'.
Guests can use amenities of next door resort for FREE: beach (200 feet long), paddleboats, canoes, kayaks, Stand Up Paddleboards, basketball court, horseshoe pits, lakeside sauna, on-site hiking trails, on-site massage therapist and reflexologist, daily activities in summer, etc.
Bring your own fishing boat (easy cement boat ramp) or rent one of the resort's fishing boats/pontoons). New steps directly to lake and new dock.
-Rates are for 1-8 persons, up to 17 with additional $40/night/person charge
-BIG dining room tables to scrap book and play games (board games, cards, library)
-TV/VCR/DVD in living room upstairs (no cable - use for movies/games only)
-Wood burning stone fireplace (+electric baseboard heaters in each room)
-A/C in each bedroom (4) (plus two ceiling fans, and a box fan)
-Coin-Op washer & dryer (bring quarters!)
-Wrap-around deck with lots of extra deck furniture
-Private campfire ring
-Parking: 1 space directly next to cement wheelchair ramp, 2 spaces parallel to driveway down to cabin, and several spaces (including room for a trailer) in extra loop of driveway west of cabin near well house
***Couples Deal/Private Individual Cabin Rate (1-2 peeps) - May/September/October/November ONLY: $185/night for two night stay, $160/night for 3+ nights. (Extra people allowed at $65/night/person)Get the full listing »