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Beautiful, Private Vacation Home on the Point

Sleeps16
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms3
Half Baths1
Space 269 m²
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

For questions or to view the property in person, contact Mark 952-210-6526

Nicknamed the 'Dollhouse on the Point', this meticulously maintained and completely updated home is an ideal family setting in Lindstrom only 35 minutes North of the Twin Cities metro area. 150-feet of south facing sandy lakeshore for the kids to play on South Center Lake (300 total feet of lakeshore, 1625 acres combined with North Center Lake).

The lake home sleeps 10-16 with 5 private bedrooms including a 6-bed bunk room for the kids. With the amenities of home-- a front-loading washer and dryer, top-rated Novaform 14" Serafina Pearl Gel Queen Memory Foam mattresses in 3 rooms, bedding, a kitchen fully stocked with cookware and dishes, a microwave and a living room SmartTV with Blue Ray and WiFi internet access throughout home.

Bountiful bass and pan fishing off of the dock or from your boat. Large private park-like landscaped yard with level elevation to the water. Two fire pits for evening bonfires. Exceptional views from every angle and every room. A true Up-North retreat. Towering trees, unbelievable sun rises and sunsets. From bird watching to jet-skiing, and now you can even rent a jet-pack!......the possibilities are limited only by your desires.

*The Master bedroom has a Novaform queen bed with dresser and sitting area. Includes private oversized full master bath with double vanities. Picturesque views of the park-like setting and bay.

*The Nautical Room hosts a Novaform queen bed and views of the main lake with a walk-through jack-and-jill 3/4 bath that continues through to the kids bunk room.

*The Kids Beach Bunk Room has two sets of twin size bunk beds with a trundle bed underneath for a total of six twin beds and views of the main lake.

*The oversized Picasso Room has a Novaform queen bed, 1/2 bath with laundry, crib, full size couch and a twin size roll-away with views of the park-like setting and back bay.

*The main level bedroom has a day bed that pulls out into two twin size beds with lakeside views. A 3/4 bath is located just down the hallway.

*2 kayaks with paddles and a pedal boat are located on the beach

More Details

Owner
Mark Nowlin
Member since: 2012
Speaks english, spanish
Response time
Within a few hours
Response rate
100%
Calendar last updated:
17 October, 2017

About Mark Nowlin

The Doll House on the Point is enjoyed by two families. Two brothers and their wives decided they wanted a place for all the kids, cousins, and friends to grow up fishing, swimming, tubing, waterskiing and to spend more time as a family.

Mark Nowlin purchased this house in 2012

Why Mark Nowlin chose Minnesota

We are the 5th generation to own a property on South Center Lake. The lake is very special to our family and it will be to yours as well. Lindstrom is conveniently located only 35 minutes from the Twin Cities metro area yet you feel like you are up north every minute you spend on the lake.

What makes this house unique

Only steps from the beach and water and lake views from every room! 2 kayaks with paddles and a pedal boat are included..

Map

Nearest Airport
45 Miles
Minneapolis/St. Paul International Airport
Nearest Barpub
5 Miles
The Northern Lake Tavern & Grill
Nearest Golf
3 Miles
Chisago Lakes Golf
Nearest Restaurant
5 Miles
The Northern Lake Tavern & Gril
Nearest Ski
15 Miles
Wild Mountain
Car: recommended

*Golf nearby at the Chisago Lakes Golf Course. Taylors Falls Recreation and Wild Mountain WaterPark, Alpine Slide, and Go-Karts only minutes away. Bowling at Bunkies Bar & Grill.

*Lake home is located 1 mile from the public boat launch.

*Shopping, restaurants and other recreation are close by in the Lindstrom & Chisago Lakes Area. Here is a list of things to do in Lindstrom, America's Little Sweden.

Amenities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house rental in Lindstrom

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 269 m²
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 16
  • Max. adults: 10
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed ...
  • Non smoking only ...
  • Parking limited to 5 vehicles in driveway. Please be respectful of our neighbors ability to access their driveways. Limited On-street parking.
  • Sand is our biggest enemy! Please remove your shoes in the entry way & utilize the foot washes to remove any excess sand from your bare feet.
  • To keep bugs, mosquitoes, bees, etc from entering the home please do NOT open windows that do not have a window screen.
Location Type:
  • Lakefront ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Master Bath - toilet , bath with shower , Two sinks
    Picasso Room - Half Bath - toilet , Washer and dryer
    Upper Level Jack n Jill - toilet , shower enclosure
    Main Level Bathroom - toilet , shower enclosure
  • 4
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 16
  • Master Bedroom - 1 large double bed , With private bathroom
    Nautical Bedroom - 1 large double bed
    Main Level Bedroom - 2 single bed
    Bunk Room - 6 single bed
    Picasso Room - 1 large double bed , 1 single bed , Full size sofa/couch, Roll-Away, half bath & laundry
  • Queen size Beds (3), Full-size bed / daybed (1), Roll away bed (1), Single Beds (6)
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player ...
  • Table Football
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Gazebo
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Suitability:
  • long term rentals available
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • sailing
  • ski
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

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average rating of 4.9038463 based on 52 reviews
Rochester, Michigan
4

Beautiful home on the water in Lindstrom

  • 4 of 5

This home was just as it was represented on the website. It is a beautiful home, was very clean and has a lovely layout for sleeping privacy for guests and yet great living space for the whole group too. The home was well stocked with enough towels and bedding for our party of 10. We stayed there while out in MN for our son's wedding. Our only regret was that the wedding activities kept us so busy and away from the home that we did not get time to really enjoy the home, the lovely lake setting and the beautiful weather while we were there. Mark was great to ask questions of and he responded very quickly. The property manager was very pleasant and kept in touch and met us at the home to go over anything we had questions about and to explain a few things. I can assure you that if you rent this home you will not be disappointed!

  • Review Submitted: Sep 28, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

A great family vacation!!!

  • 5 of 5

This was a great place for our family vacation with 6 adults and 5 children all less than six years old with the youngest 2 months. The sandy beach was a big hit with the kids and we made great use of the paddle boat and kayaks. The kids caught some little sunfish off the dock and we also caught a nice bass as well as a northern pike. I also brought along my 21' runabout boat and was able to pull it up on shore with no issues to leave it there overnight. The accommodations were great and the bunk room was a big hit with the grandkids. My only comment on bedrooms is that the fifth bedroom is on the main floor with a fosball table in the same room so it didn't really work well as an extra bedroom but the other four bedrooms provided all the space we needed for our families. The home is well taken care of and it has the best location on the lake. A fantastic stay!!!! Thanks Mark

  • Review Submitted: Sep 7, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your review and glad you enjoyed your stay! Many of our guests enjoy the convenience of having a main level bedroom, as we advertise, to avoid walking up the steps.
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5

Nice property

  • 5 of 5

My family stayed there for my sons wedding at the winery. It was a great location and there was plent of room for everyone to get ready and sleep. It was a great setting at the end of the road.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 7, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Minneapolis
5

Great Getway

  • 5 of 5

My friends and i were looking to abandon responsibility, kids, and work for the weekend and this house provided the perfect getaway. It was a short 1 hour drive from Minneapolis, yet had the remote, relaxed vibe we were looking for.

The house itself was well maintained. Kelly was very nice and stopped by to show us around. We loved the beach and yard and would definitely consider revisiting for our annual trip next year.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 24, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Apple Valley, MN
5

Beautiful home, beautiful property and fun town to visit!

  • 5 of 5

The house was very clean, comfortable for a large family group! The beach is great for kids....nice sandy beach. It was a great place to relax and kickback after a fun day on the beach and the daily trip in to town for ice cream! Would definitely recommend! Planning to return again next year with family and friends!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 18, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Chicago, IL
5

All day in the water

  • 5 of 5

We had a great time with the 12 of us at the lake. It is hard to find such large properties to rent for our annual college reunion of friends (kids tag along too). We spend most of our time in the water swimming, boating, kayaking, jet skiing, fishing, and catching frogs. The kids run from finished meals, put on their life jackets, and head to the beach to play every day. No screens. Hurray. We prefer to stay in and cook due to the large group size. The kitchen was stocked really well and we used the Weber grill every day. Most of our meals were spent on the huge deck facing the water. Amazing views. I think that is the biggest bald eagle I have ever seen. Thanks for a great lake house. We'll be back next summer for sure.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 17, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday house in Lindstrom

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Fall 2017
4 Sep 2017 - 29 Oct 2017
2 night minimum stay
A$547
From
A$572
Fri,Sat
A$3,693
A$12,734
 
Notes: Rates are based on 10 guests; add A$32 per night, per additional guest
 
Late Fall 2017
30 Oct 2017 - 1 Jan 2018
2 night minimum stay
A$496
From
A$508
Fri,Sat
A$2,547
A$8,912
 
Notes: Rates are based on 10 guests; add A$32 per night, per additional guest
 
Winter 2018-1
2 Jan 2018 - 28 Jan 2018
2 night minimum stay
A$394
From
A$445
Fri,Sat
A$2,037
A$9,210
 
Notes: Rates are based on 10 guests; add A$32 per night, per additional guest
 
MSP Super Bowl LII 2018
29 Jan 2018 - 5 Feb 2018
2 night minimum stay
A$763
From
A$840
Fri,Sat,Sun
A$3,821
 
Notes: Rates are based on 10 guests; add A$32 per night, per additional guest
 
Winter 2018-2
6 Feb 2018 - 1 Apr 2018
2 night minimum stay
A$394
From
A$445
Fri,Sat
A$2,037
A$9,210
 
Notes: Rates are based on 10 guests; add A$32 per night, per additional guest
 
Spring 2018
2 Apr 2018 - 24 May 2018
2 night minimum stay
A$503
From
A$547
Fri,Sat
A$2,542
A$9,676
 
Notes: Rates are based on 10 guests; add A$32 per night, per additional guest
 
Memorial Weekend 2018
25 May 2018 - 27 May 2018
3 night minimum stay
A$679
 
Notes: Rates are based on 10 guests; add A$32 per night, per additional guest
 
Late Spring 2018
28 May 2018 - 10 Jun 2018
2 night minimum stay
A$636
From
A$674
Fri,Sat
A$3,693
 
Notes: Rates are based on 10 guests; add A$32 per night, per additional guest
 
Summer 2018-1
11 Jun 2018 - 1 Jul 2018
Changeover Day: Monday
7 night minimum stay
From
A$796
Fri,Sat
A$4,776
A$16,556
 
Notes: Rates are based on 10 guests; add A$32 per night, per additional guest
 
July 4th Week 2018
2 Jul 2018 - 9 Jul 2018
7 night minimum stay
A$5,095
 
Notes: Rates are based on 10 guests; add A$32 per night, per additional guest
 
Summer 2018-2
10 Jul 2018 - 2 Sep 2018
Changeover Day: Monday
7 night minimum stay
From
A$796
Fri,Sat
A$4,776
A$16,556
 
Notes: Rates are based on 10 guests; add A$32 per night, per additional guest
 
Fall 2018
3 Sep 2018 - 28 Oct 2018
Changeover Day: Monday
2 night minimum stay
A$572
From
A$605
Fri,Sat
A$3,821
A$12,739
 
Notes: Rates are based on 10 guests; add A$32 per night, per additional guest
 
Late Fall 2018
29 Oct 2018 - 1 Jan 2019
Changeover Day: Monday
2 night minimum stay
A$521
From
A$541
Fri,Sat
A$2,674
A$9,299
 
Notes: Rates are based on 10 guests; add A$32 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
A$801
From
A$891
Fri,Sat
A$4,776
A$16,556
 
Notes: Rates are based on 10 guests; add A$37 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable Damage Deposit A$1,274
Property Damage Protection A$126.13
Cleaning Fee A$266.27

Rates subject to change until confirmation of reservation is made. 3% fee if CC used.

$1000 Hold Fee (non-refundable) is due at time of reservation & is applied towards the total amount due. The remaining balance is due 30 days prior to check-in.

SPECIAL PRICING AND TERMS APPLY TO THE FOLLOWING RENTAL DATES: Memorial Day, 4th of July, Labor Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Years, Ryder Cup 2016, and Superbowl 2018.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • No refunds for cancellations made after payment is made
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