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Custom Vacation Home On Scenic Lake Near Mille Lacs

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Space 1,800 sq. ft.
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

4 Bedroom, 2 Bathroom, Sleeps 8

This custom-built home sits on a wooded lot above scenic Rabbit Lake, just 5-miles north of Mille Lacs. Property includes 150 ft of lake shore with a dock for swimming, sunning and fishing. Put your boat in at the nearby public landing.

The great room has vaulted ceilings, skylights and a massive stone fireplace. Three sliding doors opening onto a large patio with BBQ and fire pit. The pool table, flat-screen TV and surround-sound system with keep everyone entertained. The kitchen is fully equipped for the serious chef and features stainless-steel appliances, wine fridge, granite counter tops, and hand-made hickory cabinets.

Bedrooms are located "two up" and "two down". There is a bath with tiled shower on each level.

More Details

Owner
Owner/Property Manager
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
July 17, 2017

About Owner/Property Manager

My family is from the Sartell area, and purchased lakefront land at Rabbit Lake about 15 years ago. I moved to Illinois (western Chicago suburbs) for career opportunities, but spend most of my vacations with my siblings and parents at Rabbit Lake. Over the years, we have also been vacation home renters, in destinations like Florida, California, Colorado, Virgin Islands and Belize. On vacation, I love the experience of a "home away from home" and not a hotel.

Owner/Property Manager purchased this cabin in 2001

Why Owner/Property Manager chose Minnesota

We fell in love with the natural beauty of quiet Rabbit Lake. Our shoreline is shallow and sandy, but this small lake has clear water and contoured bays with depths to 50 feet. My family built this home together over several years. The hand-made hickory cabinets came from my father's garage. The pine ceilings were installed over a Thanksgiving weekend (thankfully many years ago!). We love the lake, the breezy elevation of the house, and the natural beauty of our wooded 2.9 acres.

What makes this cabin unique

To maintain the condition of this beautiful home, only a few weekly rentals are available each year.

Amenities

Aitkin Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1800 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM / Check-out: Noon
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Lakefront ...
  • Waterfront
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 4 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • swimming

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(6 traveler reviews)

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average rating of 5.0 based on 6 reviews
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Red Fox Inn

  • 5 of 5

This cabin is even more stunning than the pictures indicate. The cabin is very roomy. We had a party of six and everyone had plenty of space to do whatever they wanted. The lake was so peaceful and welcoming. We kayaked all but one day of our vacation. My son caught fish from the dock. The firepit was very accommodating. We look forward to returning to this cabin again. Monica

  • Submitted: Sep 1, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Cheryl

  • 5 of 5

This home is an over-the-top beautiful getaway. The kitchen is nicely stocked with all the dishes, cookware, and glasses you could need. There are games and movies for rainy days and evenings, gorgeous patios for reading and relaxation, and an inviting fire pit for everyone to enjoy. The decor is amazing.You can't go wrong booking this fabulous cabin.

  • Submitted: Aug 28, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful updated cabin on a peaceful lake

  • 5 of 5

This cabin is so gorgeous, updated, and has almost everything you need! The decor was beautiful and everything was very clean. They had lots of kitchenware, two grills, a pool table, and lots of games and movies for our one rainy day. It is a small jaunt down to the lake, which is very clear and clean; you just have to get out past the dock a bit to get past the weeds. There is some sandy bottom right at the shoreline, but no "beach" speak of. We brought a big raft, tied it to the dock, floated out, and were happy as clams. Great stay for our extended family of 8!

  • Submitted: Aug 24, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Beautiful lake home

  • 5 of 5

We rented this property for a couples getaway. The cabin is spacious with enough room for people to spread out. We are all foodies and the kitchen set up was AMAZING. Everything we could've needed or wanted was there. EVERYTHING. The bedrooms were all comfortable and well decorated. The patio area was awesome for fires and the grills were great. The table inside is big enough for group meals and card games. Tons of music selection, some DVDs,and books. This cabin would be great for summer or winter rental. It is tucked away in the woods, easy to find. Don't expect much cell service--- which is kind of nice. I ended up turning mine off for most of our time there ! The neighbors are friendly. The owners were easy to contact and quick to help with anything we needed. I have rented many cabins and the amenities available at this cabin really go above and beyond most VRBO/Homeaway rentals.The cabin was clean. We had a great time and would love to return!

  • Submitted: Aug 11, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Prestine cabin and shoreline without the rental feel

  • 5 of 5

This cabin really feels as if you are staying in someone's personal cabin, not a rental! So many amentinties that I wasn't expecting with so many kitchen appliances: panini maker, malt blender, food chopper...on and on. The beds, pillows, and linens are the best I've seen staying in a lot of rental cabins. They were so comfortable!

My family had an amazing time drinking coffee on the porch, swimming with sand bottom lake, making food in the open kitchen, playing pool and board games provided, watching the sunset on the dock. Not one person wanted to leave.

  • Submitted: Jul 13, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: J, thank you for the kind comments! We love our "Red Fox Inn" too, and are delighted that the quality of the furnishings and amenities exceeded your expectations. I hope you will come back for a future vacation at Rabbit Lake.
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A beautiful and comfortable place to stay.

  • 5 of 5

This cabin is very tastefully decorated and well maintained. We were so comfortable here we didn't want to leave. The lake was quiet and the view of the sunsets over it in the evenings was a perfect end to each day. We love to cook and the kitchen was very well equipped, but there was also a small bar/restaurant just a couple miles down the road that we enjoyed the few times we went out for dinner..The owners were very accommodating and easy to work with. We will definitely be returning.

  • Submitted: Jan 4, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

Aitkin Cabin Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
$2,700
$8,500
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $120
Property Damage Protection $79
Pet Fee $100
Refundable damage deposit $400
Pontoon boat rental $500

Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed. A one-week minimum rental may apply on major holidays. Please inquire.

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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