BEAUTIFUL COOK'S BAY

Chris Ripley

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Sleeps12
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

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BEAUTIFUL COOK'S BAY

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House, 3 Bedrooms + 2 Convertible bed(s), 2 Baths, (Sleeps 8-12)

Beautiful Cook's Bay on Lake Minnetonka. This 3 bedroom 2 bath house has two fireplaces and a fantastic lakeside deck to enjoy the wonderful summer evenings. The dock is only steps out the back door so you can be on and off the lake in a flash. There are two large indoor living spaces, in addition to the three main floor bedrooms, providing plenty of room for the whole crew. We've got plenty of sleeping space in this one. There's a king sized bed in the master bedroom, a bunk room with 2 bunk beds, and a queen in the 3rd bedroom. If you need more sleeping space there are two pull out sleeper sofas (one on the main floor and one on the lower level). If you have a large group and would like to head up north for a week check out our Leech Lake listing VRBO #460093.

Keywords: minnetonka, boating, skiing, fishing, dock, swimming, deck

Suitability:
  • non smoking only
  • children welcome

Chris Ripley

This advertiser has been with HomeAway.com since 2012
Speaks english
Enter your email address to view the phone number
Sleeps12
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights
Pay with confidence
Pay with confidence
Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees
Add vacation protection services to your booking
Three services to protect your trip:
Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.
Guarantee the rental meets your expectations
Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.

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Reviews

4.9
based on 7 traveler reviews

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Beautiful Cook's Bay
average rating of 4.857143 based on 7 reviews
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Beautiful Cook's Bay
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p396680vb
651 208 6636
Mound Lake Minnetonka
NE
5

Great Family Vacation Spot

  • 5 of 5
My family & parents recently stayed here on Cook's Bay & had a wonderful time. The house is beautiful & clean with all the needed amenities. When the weather wasn't cooperating for fishing or boating MOA was just 20 minutes away for a fun filled day. I would recommned a fishing guide if you are new to this lake, we had a great experience with Take the Bait Guide Service, & learned many tips for fishing in Cook's Bay. We have stayed in other rentals in MN past years & this one has been our favorite yet! Another plus is that the owner replies promptly with any questions you have for your stay. 100% recommend this for your next stay in MN.
  • Submitted: Jun 9, 2014
  • Stayed: May 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
business
Beautiful Cook's Bay
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p396680vb
651 208 6636
Mound Lake Minnetonka
Crossville, TN
5

Warm and cozy even at -24 degrees!

  • 5 of 5
We didn't know what to expect when we decided to spend Christmas on a big lake in Minnesota. It was wonderful! There were nice comfortable beds for all 10 of us. The location made it so we were able to travel back and forth between Lack Minnetonka and Minneapolis easily. The views from the house of this big frozen lake were beautiful, fish houses, snowmobiles and cross country skiers. To the great joy of everyone, Santa even found us and left the perfect gifts. Now we can't wait to see it in the summer.
The owner was very easy to contact and very helpful.
  • Submitted: Jan 2, 2014
  • Stayed: Dec 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Girls Getaway, Romantic Getaway
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Beautiful Cook's Bay
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p396680vb
651 208 6636
Mound Lake Minnetonka
5

Wonderful Girls Weekend on the Lake!

  • 5 of 5
This place exceeded our expectations for a girls weekend away on the lake. Everything was even better than we expected from the website and pictures, and the owner was very helpful and responsive. The location is fabulous, and we had plenty of space for 11 girls. The living room and deck views were fantastic, and there is a ton of private dock space to enjoy the lake. We loved it so much we plan to come back every year!
  • Submitted: Jul 22, 2013
  • Stayed: May 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Girls Getaway, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
business
Beautiful Cook's Bay
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p396680vb
651 208 6636
Mound Lake Minnetonka
Manhattan Beach California
4

Lake House

  • 4 of 5
We had a great time at the lake house. The views from the deck were beautiful and it was a perfect spot to watch the sunsets. The home was very clean and I was pleasantly surprised to find that the owner had thought of everything we would need during our stay. The home was very comfortable and had enough room for us as well as some eager visitors during the day. There was a small park and beach area three houses away, which worked great for the kids- being that there isn't really a yard due to it being right on the water. In addition, there is a large beach, playground and launch area, direclty across the bay and just a few minutes drive from the house. It was handy to have Al and Almas supper club right down the block which saved me a night of cooking! In addition, they offer dinner cruizes which provides you with another source of entertainment. We also found the lake maps that were provided, very handy in navigating through this large lake system, which also identified restaraunts that were right on the lake- two of which we went to. (Lord Fletchers and Maynards) They both offer great atmosphere and food. In addition, the town of Wayzeta and Excelsior were very cute quaint towns right on the water which offered shoping and dining. These are just a few miles from the house and easy to get to. The great thing about the location is it is just a short drive to get to downtown Minneapolis to catch a game and a short drive to the Mega Mall and other city attractions if you wanted to go. The owner was very responsive to all my questions and got back to me in a timely manner. He was great to work with. This home would be great to stay at any time during the year- as it is great to be on the lake in the summer, but would be beautiful during the fall as well as the winter. The home also offers a two car garage and the driveway is big enough for 4 additional cars if needed. (three if needing to store the boat trailer). The neighborhood was quiet as well. I would definatley stay at this place again and would recommend it to others.
  • Submitted: Aug 17, 2012
  • Stayed: Jul 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Girls Getaway, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
business
Beautiful Cook's Bay
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p396680vb
651 208 6636
Mound Lake Minnetonka
CT
5

Great vacation spot with exceptional sunset views

  • 5 of 5
We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at this very appealing lake house. The house and furnishings and decor were very updated, clean and cheerful making it a great location to view spectacular sunsets each night over the lake. Fishing for the kids from the pier was a big hit as well with only seconds needed for the fishing hook to be in the water before they had a little fish. Many thoughtful extras provided with the house rental and a very pleasant experience dealing with the owner. Overall a top notch vacation location - five stars.
  • Submitted: Jul 5, 2012
  • Stayed: Jun 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
business
Beautiful Cook's Bay
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p396680vb
651 208 6636
Mound Lake Minnetonka
Trabuco Canyon, CA
5

Beautiful sunsets. Tranquility in the cities.

  • 5 of 5
I would highly recommend this property. We were from out of town to attend our nieces wedding at
Bay View Events Center. The property is exactly as described, although I don't know how you
describe the beautiful sunsets from the balcony! The property is ideally located on quiet Cooks bay, away from all the traffic on the rest of the lake, but still accessible. There are ample beds, more than we could use. It is close to Minneapolis and St. Paul to enjoy all they have to offer.
It has the feel of "Up North" without the traffic. If I lived in the cities I would rent this property all the time!
  • Submitted: Jul 2, 2012
  • Stayed: Jun 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
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Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Off Season
Sep 1 2014 - Jun 30 2015
3 night minimum stay
$300
 
 
Summer
Jul 1 2015 - Aug 31 2015
7 night minimum stay
$2,200
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$300
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $500
Cleaning Fee $150 + Tax
Tax Rate 7.0%
Notes If you would like to rent this fully furnished home on a monthly basis from late fall to spring please contact me. Rate is $1800 per month utilities and cable included.
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Amenities

Amenities

Mound House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Location Type:
  • Lakefront
  • Lake View
General:
  • Wireless Internet
  • Air Conditioning
  • Parking Off Street
  • Garage
  • Wood Fireplace
  • Linens Provided
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Telephone
Kitchen:
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Dishwasher
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Kitchen
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • King size beds (1), Double Beds (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1), Bunk Beds (1)
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
Outside:
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Deck / Patio
Suitability:
  • non smoking only
  • children welcome
Attractions:
  • restaurants
  • cinemas
Leisure Activities:
  • wildlife viewing
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • boating
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • golf
  • snowmobiling
  • tennis
  • fishing
  • cross country skiing
  • kayaking
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • water skiing
  • mountain biking
  • cycling
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