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Scenic Country House Over Looking The Root River, Pet-friendly

Bedrooms 4
Space 371 m²
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

4 Large Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms, Large Yard Very Close To The River

Enjoy a piece of Heaven. This is a unique 4 level house fully equipped with everything. The woods, river and wildlife are right here. It features 4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, a kitchen (all new appliances), dining room, living room, game room, a 3 level outside deck and a 3-seasoned party room. Large yard has a fire pit and lots of space for games. Everyone, including your dog will have a great time here.

Bill & Patty Moe
Member since: 2015
Speaks english
Response time
Within a few hours
Response rate
Calendar last updated:
20 August, 2017

About Bill & Patty Moe

The original house was built in 1984, additions were added on in later years. Patty raised her two children in this house and they graduated from Lanesboro. Patty grew up in the surrounding area and went to school in Rushford. She currently lives right next door on the adjoining property with her husband Bill. Bill is originally from Somerset, WI, but when he came down here he loved the area, moved here and his two boys graduated from Rushford. Patty and Bill have been business owners together for 20 years. They both enjoy meeting new people and would welcome you to their vacation property. Doggy Day Care is also close by and owned by Patty.

Bill & Patty Moe purchased this house in 1984

Why Bill & Patty Moe chose Minnesota

Love the area, wouldn't trade it for the world!!

What makes this house unique

The river is so close, you can visit it many times a day. Just being outside, walking on the river trails, sitting in the water, tubing or canoeing, even camping if you want. We just love to see the eagles fly up and down the river every day. The house is convenient, quite and you can drive to Rochester, Winona or LaCrosse within a hours time or less.


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house rental in Peterson

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 371 m²
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 18
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered ...
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
  • smoking allowed ...
Location Type:
  • Rural ...
  • Water View ...
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet , bath with shower
    Master Bathroom - toilet , bath with shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower enclosure
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 18
  • Master Bedroom - 1 large double bed
    Wolf Bedroom - 1 large double bed
    Bear Bedroom - 2 sofa bed/futon , 2 bunk bed
    Barracks Bedroom - 2 double bed , 2 single bed , 2 bunk bed
  • DVD Player ...
  • Game Room
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • long term rentals available
  • churches
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • kayaking
  • rafting
  • roller blading
  • ski pass optional
  • ski
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water tubing


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Scenic Country House Over Looking The Root River, Pet-friendly
average rating of 4.571429 based on 7 reviews

Lots of space & beautiful scenery!!

  • 4 of 5

This was the perfect home for our annual girls weekend!! There was a bed for each of us to comfortably sleep, and plenty of lounge areas, kitchen space & BATHROOMS!!!! The owners were super accommodating as we had a couple very minor issues, they resolved immediately!

Please note that if you are planning to walk the path to the river, you will want to pack minimally!

Enjoy your stay!!!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 8, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Clean & Room for All

  • 3 of 5

Lots of room & privacy.

Nice fire pit.

Above the river. The Root River is about a 1/4 mile walk down a steep hill, from the house.

It's across the river from the bike trail, so we had to drive either to Whalen or Peterson to bike.

Barking, howling dogs in the distance. Well stocked kitchen. Nice back deck for outdoor dinners.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 3, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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We'll be back

  • 5 of 5

Such a nice place. Plenty of space inside and out.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 23, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Family Reunion

  • 5 of 5

What a great place to stay!!! We had our family reunion. Also, we had our granddaughter's bridal shower and our grandson's baby shower. What a fantastic time to spend in the beautiful house with the lovely yard near the Root River in Peterson. A concert by Mollie B was held Sunday afternoon in Peterson and we heard wonderful music and what a bonus. Thank you, Bill and Patty. From Bob and Joyce Nolden

  • Review Submitted: Jul 17, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great experience. For our young people family.

  • 5 of 5

Towns around provided activities. A highlight was the zip line facility. We appreciated the many beds and tables for games. Pleasant home and property.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 4, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great Weekend!

  • 5 of 5

House had plenty of room for our group of 9, kids had a great time playing on all of the trails in the woods. Owners were very friendly and helpful! Bedroom layouts were far better than other locations we have rented in the past. We will definitely be back for more trips.

  • Review Submitted: May 1, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
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Nearest Airport
50 Miles
Rochester, MN
Nearest Barpub
4.5 Miles
Peterson Legion
Nearest Golf
12 Miles
Ferndale Golf at Rushford, MN
Nearest Train
30 Miles
Winona, MN
Nearest Motorway
20 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
4.5 Miles
Burdey's at Peterson
Nearest Ski
45 Miles
LaCrosse, WI
Nearest Beach
1 Miles
River Beach down below
Car: recommended

The town of Lanesboro is about 10 minutes away. Enjoy the eagles flying over the river, woods in your backyard and having a great time with family and friends just being together.


Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday house in Peterson

Rental Basis:
per property
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My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 5 guests; add A$32 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Additional Guest Fee A$31.53 per person per night
Damage Deposit A$252.22

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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