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Secluded 3 Br Lake Home 1 hr from Twin Cities. Hottub,Fireplace,Gorgeous Views

14 reviews
Rough life
Winter Wonderland
Master Bedroom
View from the loft
Family dining
Granddaughter with nice bass
living room
Bar time
Bedroom #2
Work? Why?
View from loft
View from the shore
Welcome tree
Deer in the front yard
Pontoon at the dock
Pontoon interior
Smudge relaxing at the lake
View thru the trellis
Big ball of Twine
Cabin in the woods
Cabin in the woods
Front view
Winter wonderland
Winter lane
Puppy love.  Even the animals like to vacation
Not bad. Good eating
Incredible views
Nice fish!
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3 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 10
Darwin, Minnesota
Come stay with us for a relaxing getaway this Spring, Summer, Fall or Winter. Enjoy our beautiful, spacious lake home on Beautiful Lake Washington. Located just 1 mile south of “The Big Ball of Twine” in Darwin, Minnesota and only 14 mn north of Hutchinson in Meeker county. The home is nestled back in our private 6 acres of woods with gorgeous views of the lake and surroundings.

Situated on a chain of 4 lakes in central Minnesota. This 3 bedroom, 2 and a half bathroom home with it's luxurious queen size beds and Spectacular views. Either from the loft through the Great Room floor to ceiling windows or looking over the private pond and woodland from the wraparound deck. Offers some of the finest accommodations for the entire family. Truly a hidden gem.
Whether you enjoy outdoor recreation in the summer or you just want to relax and...
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Listing #FKN3120387
About the Owner
Eric & Pauline O
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Interaction with guests
We will be on hand to greet you and get you all settled in, show you where everything is and answer any other questions you may have about the property.
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Reviewed 13 September 2016

Large cabin with huge windows - just as the picture shows. We stayed there three nights. We rented the pontoon boat for two days and this is what the kids loved the best. They also gave us use of two kayaks and a large inflatable....More

2  Thank 235alr
Reviewed 6 January 2016

Loved our stay at Stoney Brook! Our hosts were warm and kind, even leaving us a small New Year's gift! The hot tub under the stars was amazing and well maintained. The home was cozy, but also roomy--enough space for all of us to spread...More

1  Thank AmyKuehl
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Reviewed 14 November 2015

A wonderful quiet retreat set back in the trees with no hustle of the city. It's a beautiful log home with plenty of room for families.

2  Thank Kris R
Eric O, VR Owner at Secluded 3 Br Lake Home 1 hr from Twin Cities. Hottub,Fireplace,Gorgeous Views, responded to this reviewResponded 15 November 2015

Thank you so much for staying with us again. We love having guests like you.

  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Blender
  • Boat Available
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Highchair
  • Hot Tub
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (10)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Patio
  • Private Fishing Lake/River
  • Private Garden
  • Queen Beds:(3)
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
Quilters and Crafters retreats Wedding receptions and corporate parties accepted Smoking allowed only down stairs or preferably outside. Please be courteous to future guests...
    1 Full bath
    1 Attached (ensuite)
    1 Sofa
    2 Fulls
    3 Kings
    1 Crib
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Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 2 nights
29 May 2018 -
28 Jun 2018
Summer rates 2018
3 nights
29 Jun 2018 -
7 Jul 2018
Fourth of July
3 nights
8 Jul 2018 -
30 Aug 2018
Mid-Summer Rates 2018
3 nights
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Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to Singapore Dollars and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
  • Damage Deposit: S$136 / stay - Deposit
  • Cleaning fee: S$170 / stay - Fee
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Must be 21 to reserve.
Must have Valid Credit/Debit card at check in.
$25 per person per night for extra guests over 6 (low season) over 8 (High season) not already booked.
$50 pet fee

Pontoon Rental : $200 per day + tax (8 AM - 8 PM )
Fuel provided
Valid Credit Card security deposit at time of rental
$500 security deposit (credit card hold)
Must be 21 and have valid drivers license for pontoon rental
Pontoon is only rented by the day

$25 night for RV space includes electric/water and WiFi
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About the neighbourhood
1 mile south of Darwin, Mn on Meeker county highway 14. Property address is 22780 CSAH 14, Darwin, Mn 55324
Home is nestled in the woods 1/4 mile east of the highway. Driveway is a beautiful tree lined lane.
Large parking area with room for 2-3 small RV/Travel Trailers of 20 ft or less.
We have space to dock a boat or personal watercraft.
Shopping, restaurants, pubs, golf, fishing and many other amenities within minutes to enjoy.
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: MSP: 113.0 km
Railway: Saint Paul: 113.0 km
From MSP airport. Take 494 to US Hwy 12/394 west to Darwin, Mn go 1 mile south on Meeker county Hwy 14 from Darwin to the cabin. Look for the Flamingo mailbox.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 3.0 km.
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