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Spectacular Vista, Great Fishing, 10 Free Watercraft, Spring & Fall 30% OffOff

Hayden, ID, USA
  • House1100 sqft
  • Bedrooms2
  • Sleeps6
  • Bathrooms1
  • Half Baths0
  • Minimum Stay0 - 7 nights

2 Bedroom, 1 bath, sleeps 6, covered dock, 10 watercraft included, pets OK

Our two Hayden Lake homes are located in Northern Idaho, 8 miles North of Coeur d' Alene, ID, and 40 miles east of Spokane, WA. You can pack up the kids, stop at the store and move on in to your vacation home at Hayden Lake. Not only does a breathtaking mountain and waterfront view await you but a comfy 2 bedroom home with a fully equipped kitchen featuring a popular open-floor plan. Whoever does the cookin' will also enjoy still being a part of whatever family activities are going on while drinking in the fabulous view. The kids will love their very own digs in our optional bunkhouse and even bring friends (sleeps 6).

Day times will be filled with swimming off your own private rock or the dock and sunning on the spacious mid-deck. There are numerous watercraft and land toys for adults and kids and lots of room to enjoy group activities or just kick-back and relax. Deck eating facilities, just off the kitchen, provide for BBQing and group food fests. Evening walks in 14 acres of private forest, deck sitting, riding the Sea cycle, fishing from the pontoon boat, paddle boat, 3 kayaks, 3 stand-up paddle boards or 17 ft 3 person canoe , or a skinny dip are great ways to round out the day and then sleep like a baby in the awesome quietness that only the lake and forest can provide.

Enjoy super fishing off the dock or with the Sea cycle or the pontoon boat. There have been consistent catches of 14-16 inch Kokanee (Landlocked sockeye salmon), trout, bass, northern pike and crappie.

Prefer a little less action and a little more serenity for fishing, cruising or just relaxing, consider June or September. Some of the best weather conditions and peaceful times can be experienced during Spring or the early Fall.

An added benefit to the beautiful Spring and Fall is our rates are considerably lower than the high season so you can enjoy an economical, quality stay.

Reserve early, as many do enjoy this time period at Hayden Lake.

See our companion listing on VRBO #398357

Keywords: 270 degree view, great fishing June-Sept, deep water, covered boat slip for up to 24 ft boat, two big decks, sea cycle, 8 foot pontoon boat for fishing, 3 kayaks, canoe, paddle boat, 3 stand-up paddle boards , 2 king beds, 6 ft long futon, fully equipped kitchen, indoor/outdoor dining, separate bunkhouse sleeps 6 also available, with total occupancy of home plus bunkhouse limited to 8 or less.


Bob Gerend

Member Since 2012
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About Bob Gerend

We have been retired for 12 years and have seen 4 generations, including our parents, enjoy this much loved location. We have always been big on family-centered activities and water sports such as water skiing and swimming as has our whole family. Our best memories are of the times we had being together as a family at the lakehome having fun. Now that everyone is growing up and employment calls, we are not at Hayden quite as much as we once were. This is where you and your family come in and take up where we left off.

Bob Gerend purchased this House in 1986

Why Bob Gerend chose Hayden

It's been in the family 58 years . The original house was replaced about half way through that time. Since then, various improvements have been made each year. It has become what you see now.

What makes this House unique

The best part is the privacy to have a great time together without any muss or fuss. There is something to suit every member of the family. It's even better than home in many ways--not fancy but very comfy-with outstanding views and is on one of the very best lakes in the northwest. Super fishing June-Sept.


    • Internet
    • Pets Welcome
    • Heater
    • Fireplace
    • Satellite or Cable
    • Kids Welcome
    • Washer & Dryer
    • Parking
    • TV
    • No Smoking


      • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
      • Bedroom 1
        1 king
      • Bedroom 2
        1 king
      • King size beds (2), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Futon is 6 ft long and full size. Optional bunkhouse for $200 sleeps 6.


      • 1 Bathroom
        • Includes washer and dryer

        Location Type

          • Beach View
            Beautiful 180 degree lake view.
          • Beachfront
            Sandy beach. Clear water.
          • Lake View
          • Lakefront
          • Mountain View
            Beautiful views of mountains.
          • Water View
          • Waterfront
            Sandy beach.


              • Adventure
              • Away From It All
              • Family
              • Sports & Activities


                  • Guests provide their own meals


                      • Parking
                        For 4 vehicles
                      • Clothes Dryer
                        In bathroom
                      • Hair Dryer
                      • Heating
                        Electric baseboard
                      • Internet
                      • Iron & Board
                      • Linens Provided
                        Beach towels also provided
                      • Living Room
                        Includes full size futon.
                      • Mobile Phone
                        Marginal cell phone coverage
                      • Fireplace
                        Good supply of firewood
                      • Parking Off Street
                        Parking for 4 vehicles by house and more available 150 feet up driveway
                      • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
                        Can park small RV, boat and trailer
                      • Telephone
                      • Towels Provided
                      • Washing Machine
                        In bathroom
                      • Wireless Internet
                        Free WIFI up to 1 gig per week. Avoid downloading streaming video or movies. Above 1 gig, $40. Above 2 gig, $80, etc.
                      • Wood Fireplace
                        Great for any rainy days
                      • Wood Stove
                      • Free Wifi


                          • Microwave
                          • Coffee Maker
                          • Dishes & Utensils
                            Large supply of silver ware and all kitchen utensils
                          • Dishwasher
                          • Kitchen
                            Two bar stools for extra dining space
                          • Cooking Utensils
                            Large supply
                          • Oven
                          • Pantry Items
                            Assortment of all the usual spices
                          • Refrigerator
                            Double door
                          • Stove
                          • Toaster


                              • Dining Area
                              • comfy seating for 6 people


                                  • Books
                                    Assorted books for a rainy day.
                                  • CD Player
                                  • DVD Player
                                  • Games
                                    Assorted games for a rainy day.
                                  • Satellite / Cable
                                    Dish TV
                                  • Television
                                    In living room and master bedroom
                                  • Toys
                                    small table and chairs and toys for toddlers
                                  • VCR
                                  • Video Library


                                      • Boat
                                        Sea cycle (great for fishing), paddle boat, 8 foot pontoon boat for fishermen or play
                                      • Deck / Patio
                                        Huge decks
                                      • Kayak / Canoe
                                        17 ft 3 person canoe, 3 kayaks and 3 stand-up paddle boards
                                      • Outdoor Grill
                                        2 propane grills
                                      • Water Sports Gear
                                        Life jackets for adults and children. Numerous additional water toys.


                                          • churches
                                          • cinemas
                                          • health/beauty spa
                                          • library
                                          • marina
                                          • playground
                                          • restaurants
                                          • theme parks
                                          • water parks

                                            Leisure Activities

                                              • beachcombing
                                              • bird watching
                                              • boating
                                              • paddle boating
                                              • scenic drives
                                              • shopping
                                              • sight seeing
                                              • walking
                                              • wildlife viewing

                                                Local Services & Businesses

                                                  • ATM/bank
                                                  • fitness center
                                                  • groceries
                                                  • hospital
                                                  • laundromat
                                                  • medical services

                                                    Sports & Adventure Activities

                                                      • paragliding
                                                      • cycling
                                                      • fly fishing
                                                      • freshwater fishing
                                                      • golf
                                                      • hiking
                                                      • hunting
                                                      • jet skiing
                                                      • kayaking
                                                      • mountain biking
                                                      • fishing
                                                      • pier fishing
                                                      • sailing
                                                      • snorkeling
                                                      • snorkeling/diving
                                                      • sound/bay fishing
                                                      • swimming
                                                      • water skiing
                                                      • water tubing
                                                      • wind-surfing


                                                          • Free WIFI up to 1 gig/week ($40/gig above that). Separate bunkhouse sleeps 6 and has Foosball and VCR available for $200/wk (Bedding not provided). Covered boat slip for up to 24 ft boat included.. Sea cycle, 8 foot pontoon boat for fishing, 17 ft 3 person canoe, paddle boat for 2 adults plus 2 children, 3 stand-up paddle boards, 3 kayaks and other water toys. Rock for diving into clear lake water. 14 acres of private forest for nature walks, hammock. View from your deck free weekly water ski show put on by nearby Camp Mivoden. Silverwood theme park is only a half hour away. Restaurant and gas on the lake. For dining on the lake, call The Boathouse Restaurant at 208-772-5057. For power boat rental and fuel on the lake, call Hayden Lake Marina at 208-762-0181.

                                                            House Rules

                                                            Check-in: 4:00 PM

                                                            Check-out: 10:00 AM

                                                            Cancellation Policy

                                                            100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date. 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date. You must contact the owner directly to request cancellation.

                                                            39 Reviews


                                                            Latest reviews

                                                            Great times on Hayden Lake...

                                                            Patricia C.Pullman, Washington

                                                            Wonderful too short stay at Bob's place. Great view, comfy beds, lots of water toys and a visit from a bald eagle. What more could anyone ask?

                                                            Count us in!

                                                            Owner's Response:

                                                            Glad you got to see the resident eagle. Our guests get a kick out of him sitting on top of our huge pine tree. Looking forward to your return. Bob

                                                            Gorgeous views

                                                            Barbara G.

                                                            Thanks for sharing your slice of heaven with us. We enjoyed sitting on the deck and absorbing the beauty of the lake and surrounding area. We took the paddle boat out one afternoon and explored the lake. Robert the owner was fantastic and accommodating. We hope to visit next year,

                                                            Owner's Response:

                                                            Thanks for the nice review. We are glad you enjoyed your stay and look forward to your return. Bob and Pat

                                                            Awesome views, comfortable cabin, highly recommend

                                                            Dr. Matthew T.

                                                            Everything on check in went flawlessly. Owners response throughout the process. Cabin was clean, very well equipped, great beds, and many extras such as foil wrap, plastic wraps, etc. Gas BBQ. View from cabin and deck was awesome. Dock was great. Water toys fun. Would stay again and would recommend to all. Matt T

                                                            Owner's Response:

                                                            So glad you enjoyed your stay. We have some great Spring (May 15- June 23) and Fall (Sept 1- Oct 27) times still open. Hope to see you again next year. Bob

                                                            Fantastic Family Stay

                                                            Shawn H.Hawley, MN

                                                            We had an amazing time staying at this lake home on Hayden Lake. It was well furnished and the view from the deck and the setup for swimming, boating and just generally having a good time was perfect for our family. It is a distance from town as it has a winding road, but we didn't mind because we packed a decent amount of groceries, so we only went to town one time during the stay. We didn't want to leave when it was time to go and very well may be back in the future, but for an even longer stay. Thanks Mr. Gerend for letting us use the home. Shawn Hagen ~ Hawley, MN

                                                            Owner's Response:

                                                            Pat and I are glad that your family had a good time. Looking forward to having you back in the future. Bob

                                                            Awesome views and total relaxation!!!!

                                                            Lisa M.

                                                            Cabin had everything we needed including numerous water toys!..the owners were awesome, as well as the property manager..made sure we had everything. Highly recommend this place!!

                                                            Owner's Response:

                                                            Thanks for being such great guests. Looking forward to sharing our home with you again.

                                                            This place is a jewel! Beautiful views, clean home and fun toys for the lake!

                                                            Melissa D.

                                                            This home was clean and neat. It has everything you need to have a great time on the lake. We were able to have family over for a BBQ and the dock allowed us to to have easy access to the lake. I wouldn't change a thing. We had a wonderful time and we are looking forward to coming back again.

                                                            Owner's Response:

                                                            We are glad you enjoyed your stay. Looking forward to your return next year. Bob and Pat


                                                            Hayden, ID, USA

                                                            Our lakehome is Only 8 miles north of Coeur d' Alene, ID. Silverwood theme park is only a half hour away. Gas and restaurant on the lake.

                                                            Rates & Availability

                                                            Additional information about rental rates

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                                                            From Sat, June 23 to Sat, Sept 1, 2018, we rent only by the week, Sat - Sat From Sat, June 22 to Sat Aug 31, 2019, we rent only by the week, Sat - Sat

                                                            39 Reviews
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