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2 Bedroom Cabin on Lake Melissa Detroit Lakes MN

Bedrooms 2
Property type cabin

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Detroit Lakes Cabin Rental Photos and Description

2 Bedroom, 1 Bath Cabin on Lake Melissa

This property is currently rented for the 2016 season. Future renting will be available either seasonally or monthly. See the notes section under Rate tab for more detail.

2 Bedroom/1 Bath Cabin on lake Melissa in Detroit Lakes MN. Washer/Dryer, Dishwasher, Fireplace, Deck, Dock. The cabin comes fully furnished; beds, couches, kitchen cooking/serving utensils.

The property itself is quite unique; it has 300 feet of lake frontage with a stream running through the property. It was originally part of the Riverside Place Resort. When we bought the end parcel, it included two cabins situated on 200 feet of frontage connected by a foot bridge to the beach/swimming area with another 100 feet of frontage. (only the one cabin described here is currently available for rent). The cabin is centrally located on the lot and privacy is not an issue, as the property is nearly 3 acres in size.

The cabin comes with a roll-in dock; all you need is the boat and lift. The dock is set up lakeside right in front of the cabin.

The swimming beach are is quite special in that it is sugar sand, has a volleyball court and plenty of space to entertain! The beach has a hard sand bottom, and is about 3-4 feet in depth (perfect for kids and families). If you are familiar with the lake, there is an undeveloped section of property just neighboring us; there are often boats that anchor just off the shore and families that come to this section of the beach because it is the perfect depth and has a sand bottom, perfect for frisbee, floating coolers, and water sports. If you have ever spent time on the lake you never quite know what the beach is don't have to worry; this is the beach you have looking for!

This is a great opportunity to have the benefits of lake life without the costs of ownership (mortgage, taxes, insurance, and maintenance)!

We look forward to seeing you at the lake!

More Details
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Corey Malstrom
Member since: 2006
Speaks: english, greek
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Calendar last updated:
October 23, 2016
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About Corey Malstrom

I grew up in Detroit Lakes and absolutely love the area!

Corey Malstrom purchased this cabin in 2004

Why Corey Malstrom chose Minnesota

I would say it is one of the nicest locations and pieces of property on the lake. Even being partial, it's hard to deny the beauty of 300 feet of lake frontage with fantastic views and a great beach...not to mention the property has a stream that runs through it, which makes it even more picturesque.

What makes this cabin unique

Fantastic beach, large private lot, great location



Car: necessary

This cabin is located on the south side of lake Melissa, 7 miles south of Detroit Lakes.

Rates & Availability

Detroit Lakes Cabin Rental Rates

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1 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

This property is available seasonally or monthly; we do not rent nightly. Check-in and check-out times are 12pm (noon).

Seasonal renters are responsible for mowing and utilities (riding lawn mower available).
Monthly renters are responsible for only mowing (riding lawn mower available)
Mowing responsibility is shared between the two cabins on the property on an alternating schedule.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Detroit Lakes Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1000 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beachfront ...
  • Lakefront ...
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 2 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
  • Shower Only (no tub)
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , Sleeps 2
    Bedroom 2 - 1 twin/ single , 1 bunk bed , Sleeps 4;Twin bed & bunk bed with double bed down & twin up
  • Television ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • 4 garden chairs
  • 6 beach chairs
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • miniature golf
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

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