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Four Season Retreat**Modern And Secluded White Iron Lakeshore Cabin**5 Acres**

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 195 m²
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Modern convenience on Federal Forest with panoramic views.

GOODBYE REAL WORLD....HELLO VACATION

FOUR SEASON cabin situated on 5 acres of Federal Forest. Rolling terrain with 400 feet of lakeshore. Located on southern tip of White Iron with western picture perfect sunset views. The location has almost zero boat traffic. Tranquil setting for a summer retreat, cozy getaway in winter, base camp for dog sledding or snowmobiling. AND ONLY 7 MILES FROM DOWNTOWN ELY.

*IN-FLOOR RADIANT HEAT and wood burning stove

*Cabin has 55" smart tv with DirectTv and WiFi

*Bedrooms/sleeping loft have window blinds

*Main floor has king bed with full bathroom across hall

*Upstairs has king bed with full bathroom down hall

*Loft has two double beds with access to upstair bathroom

*Modern kitchen with bay windows/lake view

*Covered balcony with charcoal grill/lake view

*Large garage space for winter sports gear/hunting

*Hammock and picnic table amongst the pines

*Crawfish and bait buckets in shed

*Fish cleaning station behind shed

60 ft dock/west view in wind protected cove for your boat. Walk out, grab a chair, and enjoy a tranquil view and/or toss out a line for cruising pike. Short paddle north passing only 3 piers before entering a string of islands, great fishing, and the mouth of the Kawishiwi River.

White Iron is known for its high numbers of walleye, pike, and crappie due to the inflow of water from the Kawishiwi. Bring back some keepers, cook on charcoal grill or on the fire pit.

PLEASE NOTE*** THREE NIGHT MINIMUM DURING SUMMER SEASON***MAX OCCUPANCY 8***SMOKE FREE INSIDE AND OUTSIDE

Scroll down to Owner's information for links pertaining to the public boat launch and PUBLIC BEACH.

More Details

Owner
Marcel Gajownik
Member since: 2015
Speaks english
Response time
Within an hour
Response rate
100%
Calendar last updated:
23 February, 2018

About Marcel Gajownik

Love the outdoors and living off the land in Ely is a future dream.

Marcel Gajownik purchased this cabin in 2015

Why Marcel Gajownik chose Ely

Would you believe me if I told you this property found us? A perfect compromise between me and hubby....upscale inside while remote outside.

What makes this cabin unique

Part of property is considered Federal Forest..a quiet place to wander or truly explore. Enjoy NW sunset views from main floor balcony or just sit on a boulder to watch the sun setting.

While we are paddlers more than boaters, both are allowed on White Iron Lake which connects with Farm Lake, South Farm Lake, and Garden Lake. An easy paddle to Kawishiwi River is the perfect destination with ability to canoe direct into the BWCA...a dream come true.

While only 7 miles into Ely, our cabin feels like a million miles from civilization.

Amenities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cabin rental in Ely

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 195 m²
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Max. adults: 8
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only
  • 1. Start load of towels; HE pod. 2. Strip all beds used. Deposit in bathroom/laundry room. 3. Take ALL trash. $50.00 fee if trash is left.
Location Type:
  • Lake View
  • Lakefront ...
  • Water View
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , bath with shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , bath with shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 extra lg. double bed , Walk in closet with dresser. 2 windows with lake views.
    Bedroom 1 - 1 extra lg. double bed , Large closet with dresser
    Bedroom 3 - 2 double bed , Loft
  • Bedroom 1/King on main floor Bedroom 2/King on upper floor. Bedroom 3/Doubles in loft.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Game Room ...
  • Games ...
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Suitability:
  • long term rentals available
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • festivals
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • ski
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • water skiing
Notes:
There are two marinas to rent boats or pontoons on White Iron Chain: Timber Trail Lodge /800.777.7348 on Farm Lake; White Iron Beach Resort/218.365.4885 on White Iron. Lady Bug Lodge/218.365.8400 will deliver to public boat launch on White Iron.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
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Four Season Retreat**Modern And Secluded White Iron Lakeshore Cabin**5 Acres**
average rating of 4.8 based on 40 reviews
Kansas City
5

Million Dollar View.

  • 5 of 5

We had a lovely Christmas stay......with wind chills at 40 below! I know this sounds nuts, but it was a fun challenge staying warm while ice fishing. We did the dog sled trip across the lake at Wintergreen, and that was a once in a lifetime experience. Ely in winter is very isolated, but with just enough services to support a vacation. (Ely Steakhouse Walleye Parm is to die for)

The home itself is nicely equipped with two master bedrooms and a loft with two doubles. The HVAC and fireplace kept us warm, which is saying something in that weather. The homeowner is nice enough to provide lots of firewood, but beware the birch as it is still a little wet. Bring some starter kindling from the store, or use the non-birch wood in the pile. (completely split).

Should you come in winter, if you do not have snow tires or 4WD (or, like us, our 4X4 transfer case had trouble shifting in the cold) do not attempt the hill past the garage. Speaking of which, the garage is huge and though not heated is a great place to stow the cars (two spaces) when it is blowing. (Or, to fix your transfer case!)

I travel for a living, so I'm pretty picky about where I stay. You will not be disappointed in the home, the hosts, or, especially, the view.

  • Review Submitted: 26/12/2017
  • Date of Stay: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Really glad the cabin was perfect for your needs. We very much appreciate the thoughtful and detailed review.
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Atlanta, GA
5

Quiet and well appointed cabin

  • 5 of 5

We stayed for 4 nights in mid February and loved the cabin. The wood stove kept the house warm. Everything we needed was there, including wood, shovels, sleds, and a well appointed kitchen. The road and driveway was plowed for our arrival. When coming back to Ely, we would certainly rent this house again!

  • Review Submitted: 23/02/2018
  • Date of Stay: February 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Wonderful property and a wonderful stay

  • 5 of 5

We were looking for a cabin in the north woods experience and this cabin certainly delivered. All in our group agreed that we would be back to see what gems this place held in other seasons.

  • Review Submitted: 22/01/2018
  • Date of Stay: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi. Thank YOU for a wonderful review. Have a wonder filled day. Marcel
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5

Great winter retreat!

  • 5 of 5

We had a great stay even though the weather was very cold. Comfortable, great views, and very quiet in the winter!

  • Review Submitted: 07/01/2018
  • Date of Stay: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you. We've worked very hard to make our cabin a home away from home. Since our cabin sits on a bluff, we have great views through the trees to the lake...glad to share. Marcel
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5

Wonderful Winter Experience

  • 5 of 5

The house was perfect for our needs...four women on a winter retreat. The kitchen had everything we needed, and we loved playing ping pong! The owners were most gracious and helped answer our questions...they even bought us a crock pot! We would love to return again.

  • Review Submitted: 21/12/2017
  • Date of Stay: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Gorgeous home with spectacular views.

  • 5 of 5

We have a relaxing stay. We enjoyed cooking in the well stocked kitchen, watching otters swim in the lake from the dock, drinking coffee from the upper deck and playing ping pong in the basement.

Great time with family.

  • Review Submitted: 02/11/2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Golf
8 Miles
Ely Golf Club
Nearest Restaurant
8 Miles
Ely Steakhouse
Nearest Beach
15 Miles
Semers Beach
Car: necessary

Located just 10 minutes from downtown Ely. Tucked away inside the Federal Forest on southern end of White Iron Lake. Cabin situated on 5 heavily wooded acres for exploring and solitude. Private view of White Iron with no signs of the "real world". 40 ft. dock to fish from or enjoy a sunset over the lake.

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Rates & Availability

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Additional information about rental rates

Housekeeping AU$153.05 + Tax
Refundable Damage Deposit AU$255.08
Tax Rate 9.88%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if cancelled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if cancelled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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