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Lake Carlos Cabin In Alexandria, On The Chain Of Lakes . 3 Bed/2 Bath

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 1,300 sq. ft.
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 8

We invite you to come visit our beautiful cabin on Lake Carlos. On the chain of lake in Alexandria.

Our cabin is located on the west side of Lake Carlos. It contains all of the modern conveniences to make your stay comfortable.

AT THE CABIN:

**All sheets and towels included

**3 spacious bedrooms 1 King /1 Queen /1 full /1 queen sleeper sofa

** 2 Full bathrooms

**fully equipped kitchen : dishes, silverware, pots/pans and linens

** microwave, dishwasher

** washer/dryer

**central AC /heat

**44 channel cable / dvd player

**High speed cable internet service

**High chair pack and play

**fire pit : wood provided

**hot tub

**picnic table

Lake Carlos is located across the road from the cabin (100 feet away). So grab a cooler, the family and spend the day down at the lake for fun, fishing, boating and swimming.

DOWN AT THE LAKE:

**boat house containing many water toys , life vests

**small deck with swing and small picnic table.

**boat lift: bring your own boat. Cabin is less than a mile away from public boat launch.

**Sauna: wood burning sauna.

**paddle boat

**small aluminum fishing boat with oars

** swimming dock

My sister and I own own the lake property adjacent to each other. When her family is visiting Alexandria here are times that the lake access is shared. The boat lift for our guests and will be available exclusively for your use. It is a privately owned and not a public access.

We also compiled a book of all of the best things to do in Alexandria. So if you feel like shopping, golfing, wine tasting or going to the waterpark . Its all there.

More Details

Owner
paul
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
September 25, 2017

About paul

This cabin has been in my family since my grandfather and uncle purchased it 56 years ago. It has been owned for the last 40+ years by my father who passed a few years ago. In the past 15 years we have upgraded the place to a modern home with all the amenities. When my father passed my family had purchased the cabin. I have 5 kids between the age of 12-24 years old. 3 girls and 2 boys. I hope to create lots of memories for the future and someday pass the property on to my kids.

paul purchased this cabin in 1962

Why paul chose Minnesota

The reason that my family purchased land in this area was my uncle was a caretaker at the Lutheran bible camp up the road. Mount Carmel

What makes this cabin unique

The lake is large, weed free, and great for swimming.

Amenities

Alexandria Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1300 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Lake View
  • Lakefront
  • Water View
Theme:
  • Family
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Boat
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
  • Sauna
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf privileges optional
  • jet skiing
  • paragliding
  • sailing
  • snorkeling
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing

Reviews

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Lake Carlos Cabin In Alexandria, On The Chain Of Lakes . 3 Bed/2 Bath
average rating of 4.5 based on 12 reviews
5

Great house, great location, great owners = Good times!

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed our stay at this family's cabin. The house was very comfortable, the kitchen, bathrooms and linen closet were well stocked with whatever you would need. There was pretty much anything you could ask for to make our stay in the house easy and enjoyable - games, TV, movies, books, . The chain of lakes that the cabin is on was easy to navigate for pleasure cruising in our pontoon. The lake area is across the street but easily accessible. There we plenty of toys like a paddle board, kayak, tubes, etc. Also, the sauna looked really cool, but we didn't get the chance to use that. We also had 2 great days of fishing, we caught nice size pan fish all day long both days.

  • Submitted: Sep 8, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful home

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful time in Alexandria. Your home was just perfect. We had our whole family there and also the grand kids. The lake was beautiful as was the surrounding yard. We made so many memories for our family. We all enjoyed the hot tube to relax in. The grill was awesome as that is how we cooked our dinner every night. I would really like to thank Paul for the use of his home it was perfect in every way.

  • Submitted: Jun 30, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Comfortable house with good location to Lake Carlos.

  • 5 of 5

We are very happy renting this house and have done so for a week at a time the last four years. The three bedroom house is clean and comfortable. We like strolling on the paved road in front of the property. The boat lift is right across the road from the house and very handy to get back and forth from the lake. Kitchen is well stocked with everything we need to make our meals. We will be back many more times in the future!

  • Submitted: Jun 30, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Another wonderful stay at the Freeberg Family Cabin

  • 5 of 5

This is the second time we have stayed at the Freeberg cabin and I would definitely recommend the cabin. The cabin is always clean with great accommodations. We really enjoyed the back yard with the grill area and firepit. We also enjoyed the hot tub to warm up after a cool rainy day on the lake. We brought our own boat and the boat lift worked perfect to store our boat overnight. The owner is very nice and easy to work with! He is very accommodating. Overall this is a wonderful place to enjoy your time at the lake.

  • Submitted: Aug 26, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Cabin on Lake Carlos

  • 5 of 5

Although we chose the hottest week of the year, we still had an awesome time! We had been out in the boats at 100 degree + 'feel-like' temps for over 5 hours a day (got nice tans - lol), but we were able to come back to an air conditioned cabin, a hot tub we turned down as cool as it could be, and had all the things you have at home. The TV is limited, but we played Trivial Pursuit instead while our steaks were on the grill (both gas and charcoal are available). The washer/dryer are very convenient, and so is the fish cleaning station. We took FULL advantage of the fire pit (fire wood supplied) - the back yard is very nice! The only thing I had problems with is the well water - it's drinkable, but I don't like it. Bring lots of drinking water - there is a reverse osmosis system installed - just call me crazy. We plan to book a whole week next year (depending on schedules) - but we had a BLAST!!!!

  • Submitted: Aug 9, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Great place to host a girls getaway!

  • 5 of 5

This worked great for our girls get away! The layout of the home has a large kitchen that is open to the living and dining room it worked great for multiple people to help with kitchen prep, and still be able to socialize with everyone. The large sleeping rooms and generously sized bathrooms made this cabin feel more like a house than a cabin.

We thoroughly enjoyed the outdoors with ample backyard seating, a wonderful fire pit and relaxing hot tub. The lake across the street had a dock that jetted out to a crystal clear shoreline! We were lucky enough to have a PERFECT day on the lake!

Would definitely recommend to familys and group gatherings.

  • Submitted: Jul 19, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Damage Deposit $300

During Peak Season(May-Sept) A min. 3 night stay is only possible during the night Monday-Thursday. This must not include Friday , Saturday or Sunday nights.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.

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