Verified Review icon check navigate-up navigate-left navigate-right expand mail svg-lightning svg-24hr svg-house svg-sleeps svg-bedrooms svg-bathrooms svg-stay svg-toilet calendar svg-report-flag pet-dog svg-multiunit Default Owner Icon heart-filled
Book Online or call HomeAway Booking Assistance 888-640-7927
Book Online or call HomeAway Booking Assistance 888-640-7927

Lake Miltona Vacation Rental, Reunion House and Craft Retreat

Bedrooms 8
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights


About the property

Sleeps up to 22 people, 8 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, screened porch, 4 season porch

This home was built for families to gather and make lasting memories. The home is approx. 3,000 sq ft, has wide hallways, and features 8 bedrooms plus sleeping area in 4 season porch, 3 bathrooms, very large great room, screened porch, expansive lake view, and sandy beach. Many of our families return year after year due to the family friendly level lot and the fact that the home is all on one level, allowing for easy access for your reunion guests.

Mark and Anne Reiner
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
April 20, 2017

About Mark and Anne Reiner

The Reiner Family has lived on Lake Miltona for 13 years and have lived in the area collectively for over 30 years. We enjoy sharing our home with others and have always been pleased with how our guests care for our home during their stay. We welcome families both large and small for their gatherings. We love our neighbors and they will enjoy seeing you vacation here, so we ask that you are respectful of them as well. We cannot allow pets at all since we have members of our family with severe allergies. Of course, no smoking. We will not accommodate bachelor or bachelorette parties.

Why Mark and Anne Reiner chose Minnesota

Our home was designed for entertaining at the lake. We come from large families so the home was built to share with others. We hope you will come and enjoy this property when it isn't in use by our family. We have family nearby in case you need anything. This home is relatively new, but was designed to feel like an old time lake home. Hopefully, the minute you enter you will feel like you have stepped back in time and will relax and enjoy the lake as you would have in days gone by. The home features large gathering areas including a great room that opens to the kitchen, a large 11x36 four-season room that can be converted to a scrap booking or quilting area. The kids will love the built in European style bunkbeds! There is also a screen porch that overlooks the lake and is one of the best napping spots in the world. There is a copper clad wood-burning fireplace, deck, large shady lawn and awesome sandy beach. The rental is by the week from June through August and available for 3 day weekends throughout the remainder of the year for retreats. We can accommodate up to 14 quilters or scrapbookers with individual tables, special lighting and more. Lake Miltona is one of the finest lakes in the area known for fabulous fishing, clean water and every kind of water sport. Within a short distance you will find Carlos State Park, bike trails. downhill skiing, antiquing, live summer theatre, many opportunities to enjoy local musicians, an award winning local winery and so much more. Lake Miltona is also known as an excellent ice fishing lake and the snowmobile trail is nearby. The slogan for Alexandria, the neighboring town, is 'Easy to get to, hard to leave.' Come stay and we think you will agree.

What makes this house unique

The things most people love about our home is the warm and welcoming feel the minute they walk in the door. It is new, but has the look and feel of a charming old lake home. The great room provides space to gather for a meal or visit with a small or large number of people around the beautiful copper-faced fireplace which features huge antique beams. There are also lots of places to get away and read a book or just enjoy the summer breeze. Across the road is a picturesque farm with a small lake that provides awesome pictures of sunsets. Out front you have shade, beautiful sunrises and lots of sand. You might even want to bring your boat/pontoon or rent our pontoon and enjoy a leisurely tour of the amazing 5800 acre lake. You can stop by the sand bar where dozens of people gather to play volleyball and mingle in crystal clear water with a sand bottom. Once again, the easy accessibility of this home makes this an easy place for everyone to visit. Looking forward to meeting you


Miltona House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 24
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed ...
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Lakefront ...
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Mobile Phone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower , Bring towels, wash cloths, soaps, and beach towels
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , Please bring towels, beach towels, soaps, and wash cloths
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , jetted tub , Bring your own towels, wash cloths, soaps, and beach towels
  • 3 bathrooms (bring your own towels, wash cloths and beach towels). Please also bring all soaps (shampoo, conditioner, body wash, etc). 12 rolls toilet paper provided. You will have to bring what is needed beyond those 12 rolls.
  • 8 Bedrooms, Sleeps 24
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king
    Sleeping Porch - 1 sleep sofa /futon
    Bedroom 7 - 1 bunk bed
    Bedroom 6 - 1 twin/ single
    Bedroom 5 - 1 queen , 1 bunk bed
    Bedroom 4 - 1 queen , 1 bunk bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 8 - 1 king
  • King size beds (3), Double Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (9) 15 singles and one king switched out to 3 king and 11 singles during summer, Bunk Beds (3) Two rooms have built in European style bunk beds and one room has a single over double bunk.
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Pool / Spa:
  • jetted tub
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hunting
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • water skiing
Our home is not officially handicapped accessible, but has wide hallways and one higher toilet in one bathroom. As stated, the home is all on one level. A nice pontoon is available for rent at extra charge. You need to bring all soaps, etc. Washing machine requires high efficiency detergent. Guests need to bring their own life jackets.


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(19 traveler reviews)

Lake Miltona Vacation Rental, Reunion House and Craft Retreat
average rating of 4.9473686 based on 19 reviews

Great house for large groups. Plenty of room to seperate as well with plenty of amenities.

  • 5 of 5

12 of us got together this weekend for some ice fishing and socializing. It was a cozy relaxing weekend we hope to do again. Thank you for opening your home to us. Wonder beautiful property

  • Submitted: Jan 22, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are glad to hear that you had such a wonderful stay and look forward to having you again in the future.
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0

Beautiful home for a large group!!

  • 4 of 5

We stayed here with a group of 11 adults and 10 young children and had an absolute blast! The bedrooms are very accommodating to groups with numerous families, the house is stocked with everything you need for a relaxing weekend, and everything was clean and in very good condition. The kitchen and living room area is absolutely gorgeous, and the views of the lake are incredible. We had great success putting the little kids to bed earlier and then socializing as adults without disrupting them. The owners were also very responsive to our questions and requests, before and after our stay. Our only concern with the whole experience was that the driveway and sidewalks were pure ice upon our arrival and had clearly not been shoveled for a few days - once we got that cleared and bought some salt for the ice, the kids also enjoyed playing outside. We are sure to return for another gathering in the future!!

  • Submitted: Jan 5, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We will be sure to notify the cleaning staff about the problem with the ice so that this does not happen again. Thank you for informing us of this so that we can improve the stay of all future guests!
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
Sioux Falls, SD

Great for a large group with couples!

  • 5 of 5

College reunion trip. Open concept meant we could cook and talk all together. Nice layout for lots of people, especially multiple couples. Never felt crowded. Beautiful location!

  • Submitted: Oct 16, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your response and we are glad that you all had such a great time!
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0

Awesome place to relax with family on a peaceful lake

  • 5 of 5

This beautiful place was perfect for our family. It is much better than even the pictures portray. The beds are wonderful. The home is huge and very well equipped. The owners are amazing and even left us a lovely gift for our parents' 60th Anniversary. Highly recommended!

  • Submitted: Sep 28, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your response. We are so glad that the anniversary party was such a success and that we were able to provide the perfect location!
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
Omaha, NE

The property was awesome!!!

  • 5 of 5

We just finished our Labor Day weekend family get together and had a great time and the house was perfect. The set-up of the house handled all of us with room to spare. The table and refrigerator in the attached garage was a perfect overflow room and helped separate the kids from the adults. The giant yard between the house and the beach was great for the kids running around and the front driveway area provided plenty of parking. The only disappointing part of the weekend was Mother Nature, constant 25-30 mph winds directly off the lake from Friday afternoon until late Sunday night prevented us from enjoying the lake and fire pit.

  • Submitted: Sep 5, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for taking time to rate our property and we are so happy to hear that you had a great time!
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
Sauk Rapids, MN


  • 5 of 5

After 4 years of staying in this home and we couldn’t be happier. We have made so many memories it has been fun to watch the kids grow and get excited about staying at “the cabin”. Although this place is not your typical cabin…this “home” is what we look forward to every year. It has started to feel like our home away from home. The kitchen is set up with everything you could need an more for amenities. We no longer have to bring all that extra stuff as this place has it all. The views of the lake are breathless and the one level living is exactly what you need. The three season porch is great and the TV room perfect for the kids or adults to relax in. If you can ever find an opening in the summer I suggest that you take it and see what I am talking about. We just reserved next year for the 5th start year and plan to do so for many more to come. Dorothy and Glen are easily the easiest people to work with and truly want your experience to be memorable…Thank you for allowing us this opportunity.

  • Submitted: Aug 22, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your response. We get so much joy knowing that our home provides such a familiar and comfortable environment in which to make memories.
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0


Nearest Airport
11 Miles
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Leaf Valley Mercantile
Nearest Golf
5 Miles
Miltona Golf Club
Nearest Motorway
County Rd 14
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Leaf Valley Mercantile
Nearest Ski
15 Miles
Andes Tower Hills Ski Area
Car: necessary

The beautiful Alexandria Lakes Area is located an easy 2 hour drive northwest of the Twin Cities on I-94. This vibrant and growing community is known for it's pristine lakes, great fishing and it's many tourist attractions. There is something for everyone to enjoy. State Park, biking trail, snowmobile trail, downhill ski area, antiques, summer theater, impressive local music, and a winery just to name a few of the attractions.


Rates & Availability

Miltona House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
Convert Currency
Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Apr 1 2017 - Jun 2 2017
2 night minimum stay
Early Summer
Jun 3 2017 - Jun 9 2017
7 night minimum stay
Jun 10 2017 - Aug 18 2017
7 night minimum stay
Late Summer
Aug 19 2017 - Aug 26 2017
7 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

cleaning fee $125
Tax Rate 7.38%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund
Enter dates for accurate pricing
Send Email Send Email

Partner Offers

You might like these similar properties