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Bedrooms 1
Property type lodge
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

King suite with whirlpool bath plus breakfast/ reading room.

There's so much to do in Northern MN! Hiking in the woods, spending time away together, watching the sunsets, kayaking, biking, swimming, etc. Make your reservations for the Summer through Fall season now so you are not disappointed that the week or weekend is taken. Book your stay early. $170 per night plus MN sales tax is the cost to secure this 2 room luxury suite on a premier lake just outside of Park Rapids. (site of the Governor's Fishing Opener of 2013) There is a two night minimum stay.

Our property has over 2 acres of towering pines and birch trees located right on FishHook Lake. This is the Northwoods experience at it's best and only 2 miles from the town of Park Rapids!

The 'Eagles' Nest' suite is on the second story of a private, carriage style garage. This suite was the premiere suite of our former WildWood Lodge B&B. The suite won a decorating award from 'Better Homes & Gardens'. The suite features a king-size bed, double Jacuzzi tub and a warm terry robe. In the morning make your coffee in the additional room and enjoy it at the little breakfast area or on the outdoor deck while watching for the first eagle soaring above.

Whether you come to just relax , do some sightseeing or you want to golf at the Headwaters Country Club (just 1/2 mile away), bike the Heartland Trail ( 1 mile away), visit Itasca State Park , swim, kayak (two are available for guests at no charge), watch for the eagles and listen to the loons ....peace and solitude abound. Guests are welcome to sit by the lake in comfortable adirondack chairs or relax in the hammock right next to the lake.

Business travelers are welcome to enjoy the peace and quiet after a hard day's work. Our suite is priced at just $170 per night plus MN sales tax. There is a two night minimum stay.

We are fully licensed by the State of Minnesota as a vacation rental.

This is a NON-SMOKING suite and no pets or children are allowed.

The 'Eagles' Nest' is a place to totally discover the peace and quiet of lake living. The luxury suite has a separate room with a small microwave ,small refrigerator and coffee maker. It is NOT A KITCHEN NOR IS IT INTENDED TO BE but it is perfect for morning coffee, a continental style breakfast, a light snack, sandwich or enjoying a glass of wine. There are no personal grills , no crockpots or electric frypans allowed because there is no kitchen. When the cook is on vacation....the cook should be on vacation!

Please e-mail us if you have any questions or need more information about vacationing in Park Rapids.


Check-in is anytime after 3 PM on the arrival date and check-out is 11 AM on the date of departure.


More Details

Liz or Phil
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
September 16, 2017

About Liz or Phil

We are a retired professional couple who moved to FishHook Lake 20 years ago to open a B&B on our property. We had a great time and were featured on the cover of 'Lakes Alive' magazine and in many newspaper articles. When our grandchildren were born we decided to close the B&B and spend more time with family. Now 15 years after we closed the B&B we are offering the private, king sized suite as a room rental only so others can share in the beauty and peace of the Northwoods.

Liz or Phil purchased this lodge in 1996

Why Liz or Phil chose Minnesota

The Eagles' Nest suite gives visitors an opportunity to experience the Northwoods at it's best. It is private, quiet and restful. Because of the closing of so many of the resorts in the area we recognized that it's difficult for visitors to find a room on a lake that is close to golfing, biking, kayaking and swimming.

What makes this lodge unique

When staying in the Eagles' Nest our guests are able to listen to the loons, watch the eagles and other birds. Guests may prepare their morning coffee and enjoy sitting on the private balcony. If they like biking, golfing, kayaking or swimming it is readily available. The suite also offers WiFi, cable flatscreen TV, a hairdryer, a small refrigerator , coffee maker and microwave. Adirondack chairs are on your private deck or down by the lake for guests to sit and relax and watch the sunset!


Park Rapids Lodge Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • lodge
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Optional
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 3
  • Not suitable for children
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • This is not a cabin and has no kitchen. It is a beautiful, luxury suite that has a small microwave, small room refrigerator and a Keurig. A winner!
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Beachfront ...
  • Lake View ...
  • Lakefront ...
  • Away From It All
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Towels Provided
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , jetted tub , The bathroom has a luxury, two person jetted tub with shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , This 3/4 bath is in the second room of the suite.
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 3
  • King size bed. (1) A sumptuous, king sized bed with top quality linens. Many of our guests state that the bed is the 'most comfortable bed they have ever slept in.'
  • Books ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
  • Balcony ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Tennis ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • jetted tub ...
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • roller blading
  • swimming
  • tennis
There are 2 kayaks available , one twin sized rollaway bed for one adult with an additional $50 charge. Headwaters 18 hole Golf Course is 1/2 mile away, Blueberry Pines 18 hole Golf is approx. 12 miles away, Heart Bike Trail which has over 100 miles of paved trails is only 1 mile away, Itasca State Park 23 miles. We are a former Better Homes & Gardens award winner! We have great swimming , the property faces west for beautiful sunsets, you can listen to the loons, watch the eagles, and WildWood is only 2 miles to Park Rapids which has terrific restaurants and shopping!


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Eagan, MN, USA

Fantastic weekend away

  • 5 of 5

Liz, my wife and I had a great time away at your lovely suite! Even though we came for the lake fun (but it rained about the whole time), we spent so much relaxing time in the suite and 'discovering' Park Rapids (you were right about that Italian diner).

We whole-heartedly recommend your beautiful hide-away.


Brett & Val

  • Submitted: Sep 8, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Loon Magic

  • 4 of 5

Very comfortable fun stay at the Lake!

  • Submitted: Aug 18, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Perfect Combo of Lake Life with Easy City Access

  • 5 of 5

Liz and Phil are wonderful hosts who maintain an exceptionally clean, spacious, and pleasing space. It's easy to feel at home here. An extra touch was the flowers cut from Liz's beautiful gardens.

The west-facing view made for great sunset watching - just spectacular through the trees and over the lake! Then there is falling asleep and waking up to the call of the loons.

For me, the quiet lakeside setting and being minutes from town is an ideal combination.

Do plan on having meals out or bringing in. There is a coffee maker, small microwave, and refrigerator as well as a table for eating. Dishes are also available, but washing up must be done in the second bathroom.

  • Submitted: Jul 31, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
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Wonderful, relaxing, amazing views.

  • 5 of 5

If you are looking for a great view, wildlife, and relaxation, you've found the right place. Liz and Phil are very accommodating, have a beautiful property, and are great to visit with. We really enjoy coming here and will return again!

  • Submitted: Jul 15, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Glen Carbon

Clean and comfortable with spectacular views. Owners were friendly and accommodating.

  • 5 of 5

Wonderful place to stay! You will not be disappointed.

  • Submitted: Jun 11, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
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Fabulous, peaceful getaway on the lake

  • 5 of 5

We booked Wildwood to celebrate a decade birthday for my now fiancé (he proposed while we were there on the water). Wildwood is the most tastefully decorated, comfortable, peaceful VRBO rental we have reserved to date. We loved parking our car and taking off in any direction on the nice, paved bike paths. Food in this area surprised us in it's high quality. Everyone we met was so friendly. The loons calling morning and night was so wonderful to hear. The owners were such a pleasure to meet and we plan to be back the same time next year. We will tell everyone about Wildwood!!

  • Submitted: Sep 6, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
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Nearest Golf
1 Miles
Headwaters Country Club Public
Nearest Motorway
2 Miles
Highways 34 and 71
Nearest Restaurant
3 Miles
Park Rapids
Nearest Point of Interest
Headwaters Country Club
Nearest Point of Interest
Forget Me Not Drive
Car: recommended

View the start of the Mississippi at Itasca State Park, come to Park Rapids for 'Logging Days', 'Crazy Days', the September beautiful fall colors, biking the Heartland trail, golfing at our many excellent courses, enjoying wonderful restaurants; or just relaxing by the lake and watching the eagles and the loons. There are no crowds here; just the wind, the lapping of the lake, the sound of the birds and peace and quiet. There are so many activities which change weekly in this busy lake town and we will be happy to answer any questions you may have.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

We are open from late April (depending on the snow!) until late October.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.

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