|Minimum Stay||2 - 3 nights|
The Cottage on Sauk Lake is a brand new property! We rebuilt our cottage from the ground up in 2012. See nice reviews below.
Book Winter Weekends Now! Ice Fishing on Sauk Lake is usually very good!
The Cottage has 2 bedrooms, one with a comfortable queen bed with a view of the lake, the other with a bunk bed set up that includes a desk and dresser. Each room includes a closet for your travel bags and hanging space. There is also an incredible Tempurpedic foldout full sized KING (76 x 80) bed in the great room made by American Leather. This is a brand new couch/comfort sleeper! In fact all the beds and couches are new. The setting in the great room is beautiful with a stone gas fireplace, 40' flat screen, blue-ray player, seating for 6-8, vaulted ceiling with fan and hickory hardwood flooring throughout! The bathroom is a stunning throwback style with black and white tiles, Martha Stewart Designed vanity & large bathtub with cool subway tiling. The kitchen and eating area faces the rear and some of the best views on the lake, including your dock if you brought water toys! All new stainless steal appliances, granite counter tops, cool farm sink, custom cabinets, dishwasher, convection oven, microwave and side by side fridge. Forced air heat in winter, and whole house A/C in summer.
Walking out the back onto the relaxing deck space and 12' wide staircase brings you down to the yard and fire pit and easy access to the dock for fishing or jumping in your boat! Sauk Lake is a very nice lake for all recreational activities such as jet skiing, water skiing, wake boarding, tubing, along with fishing for multiple varieties of fish including crappies, sunnies, perch, walleye, northern & bass. Winter fishing is also very big on the lake, bring your portable fish house!
High Speed Internet is available with your rental. A user name and password will be provided upon check in. Cable TV on the new 40' flat-screen - along with a blue-ray player for your DVD or blue-ray movies.
The front of the Cottage has a small porch with bench to relax in the shade during those hot days!
The Cottage is equipped with a touch pad security lock system. We will provide you with a code to access for your rental period.
The Cottage is perfect for a family of 4-5, or weekends with the girls, snowmobiling/ice fishing weekends, etc.
The Cottage has a driveway with space for parking for 2-3 cars.
My name is Brian Johnson, I grew up in Grand Forks, ND and currently reside in Sauk Centre, MN I am an entrepreneur/business owner that enjoys the water, playing golf, traveling to various VRBO properties & best of all enjoying family time with my 3 children. i like the finer things in life, and want to treat others that way while renting our beautiful cottage. We picked out finishes and furnishings for this property with this in mind, not just thinking of it as a rental and buying cheap stuff - but adding quality products so it can be a place friends, family and vacationers can appreciate and enjoy calling home for their week or so off of real world hustle.
Brian Johnson purchased this cottage in 2010
I have family that own property on Sauk Lake and have been vacationing here with them since 2003. So when I decided to take the plunge and purchase a lake home - Sauk Lake and Sauk Center was first on the mind. The property is truly incredible. A terrific golf course on one side, beautiful lake & views in the back with 3 buildings on an acre was a dream to find. The property includes a main home, a bunk house and the cottage. I'll be your neighbor during your stay - so I can assist with anything you may need.
Within the first year it was realized that the former cottage had to either be remodeled or taken down to rebuild. With the help of a wonderful local builder we designed and built a stunning little cottage with all the character and more than the original built in 1927. I spent the first 1/2 of 2012 building out the interior myself. I loved every minute of it, and hope you love what you see as well and make return trips!
The Cottage is very close to the water in a quiet peaceful location. It was built with an old time cottage feel in mind - and we think we did a pretty good job hitting that goal. Sitting in the dinette or out on the deck in the morning with your favorite cup of coffee looking out over the peaceful calm morning lake is incredible! The home was built with sound deadening in the walls between the bedrooms and bathroom so it is very quite for those mornings you want to sleep in! It is not a huge cottage, but it is very functional and has everything you need to create wonderful family memories.
Brand new cottage, completely updated... beautiful amenities, beautiful lakeshore property, and very welcoming host. Sleeps 5-6 comfortably. I HIGHLY recommend, as this proved to be the perfect 3-day getaway!
This is a great cottage and it was perfect for my husband, myself and out little 6 month old baby. We were looking to get away from the cities and have our first little family trip with the new addition. This cottage is very comfortable, had everything we needed to prepare meals and simply relax next to the fireplace. Right on the lake so sunrises in the morning are beautiful and it was very peaceful and quiet.
I would recommend it to anyone and would go back again!
We have some very special family memories after spending a long week end here. The cottage is like staying in a magazine spread. We caught perch right off the dock. And the evenings by the campfire were magical. Very pretty place to enjoy the fall colors.
We had such a great week at this cottage! Excellent accommodations, we'll stocked with towels, and very clean, ready for our week at the lake. Great being just steps from the water - our dog loved it! The perfect place for a week away to relax and unwind, and spend some quality time together with our kids before the oldest goes away to college. Highly recommend this property, and the owner and family next door are terrific! Great place!
We had never been to the area and decided to try it for our family vacation. A lot of our decision was based upon the fact that the property was dog-friendly. Brian is a great renter; follow through was good and everything was as he stated. We had a terrific time fishing and swimming. The cabin is smallish, but was perfect for the four of us and Mack. It was a plus we were able to rent the pontoon for the week. Washer/dryer in the cabin would be a nice addition, but the laundromat is close-by. Overall a great experience!!
This summer was our second stay at the cottage. The cottage is in great shape and is accurately captured in the pictures. Quiet lake, good fishing off the dock, and sandy beach. Brian is very responsive to any questions. We will be back!
The 8th tee box of Sauk Centre Country Club (open to public) is across the street. Great views. Downtown Sauk Center is a couple minutes away - even by bike! Great shopping, Museum Home of writer Sinclair Lewis close by. Historic & said to be haunted Palmer House Hotel with it's lounge and restaurant is downtown, as are 5 to 6 other fun watering holes. St. Michael's Hospital is down the street and has an ER.
|Rate Period||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly||Event|
Sep 10 2014 - May 30 2015
2 night minimum stay
May 31 2015 - Sep 7 2015
Changeover Day: Saturday
3 night minimum stay
|Refundable damage deposit||$500.00|
Dogs are subject to owner approval. Not all dogs are welcome. thank you for understanding and please clear with owner prior to booking.
Also, pontoon rental is subject to that weeks approval - it may be used by owner the week you would like - so please discuss with owner prior to booking.
Pay by check. Damage deposit due upon reservation, stay due when owner requests...it varies depends on type of stay. Thanks! Brian