Cottage Charm

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Private kitchen | Fridge, microwave, oven, stovetop
Smart TV, fireplace, DVD player, books
Smart TV, fireplace, DVD player, books

Overview of Cottage Charm

Entire home

Cottage Charm

10.0/10 Exceptional

Entire home

3 bedrooms2 bathroomsSleeps 8

Popular amenities

  • Kitchen
  • Air conditioning
  • Washer
  • Dryer
  • Outdoor Space
  • Barbecue grill
Nisswa, MN

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationMN Surf Co5 min drive
  • Popular LocationFritz Loven Park7 min drive
  • Popular LocationThe Pines Golf Course9 min drive
  • AirportBrainerd, MN (BRD-Brainerd Lakes Regional)29 min drive

Space details

3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, sleeps 8
2000 sq ft
Bedroom 1
    1 queen bed
Bedroom 2
    1 king bed
Bedroom 3
    1 queen bed
Common area
    1 queen bed
Bathroom 1
    Bathtub/shower combo
Bathroom 2
    Bathtub/shower combo

About this property

Entire place

You'll have the entire home to yourself and will only share it with other guests in your party.

Cottage Charm

Lakefront vacation home with kitchen and patio
The Cottage is the perfect place to unplug and unwind. This comfortable cabin/house sits on a 2 acre wooded lot that provides privacy, relaxation and plenty of wildlife. 3.4 easy miles to Nisswa, 9 miles to Gull Lake, 19 to Crosslake MN and is easily accessible off of HWY 371. The cabin is great for a family vacation or girls/guys weekend. This is a very private location yet close to lakes, bike trails, rivers, shopping, restaurants, local breweries, and wineries. Outside fire pit(firewood provided), gas grill, back porch attached right off of the family room.

The cabin has 3 bedrooms, 2 living rooms and 2 full bathrooms. 1 king bed in master bedroom along with a TV, other 2 bedrooms have queen beds. There is an additional queen day bed in the family room area. Mini split air conditioning/heater, kinetico water filtration system, gas fireplace in living room and wood burning fireplace in family room.

This is a garden home with all living spaces on one level with no stairs. Walkout to both front and back patios. The kitchen has all the dishes, pots, pans, and utensils you will need, a full-size fridge, dishwasher, electric stove, keurig coffee maker. Washer and Dryer available for your use. TV in the master bedroom, family and living room(Chromecast on all TVs), WIFI, DVD player.

Large patios accessible from the living room and family room area. Spacious yard with fire pit, grill, and yard games. Quiet reading area in the family room with a table to play cards or board games. Cards, board games, books and DVD's for your use(both adult and child friendly).

Large parking area with both indoor and outdoor parking. Outside is well lit with plenty of exterior lights. Smoke and CO detectors, fire extinguisher, basic first aid.

Local Breweries in Nisswa and Baxter. We recommend the following restaurants of Ernie's on Gull, Sherwood Forest, The Boulder Tap House, Rafferty's Pizza, Commander and A-Pine Family Restaurant.

Only 5 miles away in Nisswa there is Schaefer's Foods local grocery store and Spirits of Nisswa liquor store. You will also find public access to Lower Cullen, West Twin Lake, Nisswa Lake, Lake Hubert, Round Lake, Gull Lake and many more.

Access to the Paul Bunyan Trail is 1.5 miles away. The Paul bunyan Trail is a multi-use recreational rail trail spanning 120-miles and it connects the Heartland Trail, the Blue Ox Trail and the Cuyuna State Trail. You can enjoy biking, rollerblading, walking, geocaching, snowmobiling and running while sightseeing.

Attractions nearby include Nisswa City Park, Mount Ski gull, Brainard Zip Line Tour, Multiple Championship Golf Courses, Brainard International Raceway, Northland Kart County, Pirates Cove Adventure Golf, and many more.

This property is 4 miles away from our other VRBO listing 1993904 Privacy in the Pines - this property sleeps 6. If you are in need of a spot for multi-families to stay, these two houses are close enough to enjoy each other yet distant enough for privacy.

2021 23' Premier Pontoon available for rent for $650/day plus $150 for captain(required). Located on Gull Lake.
Air-conditioned accommodations at this vacation home offer fireplaces and DVD players. Rooms open to patios. Accommodations are furnished with dining tables and kitchen islands. Kitchens offer refrigerators, stovetops, microwaves, and separate dining areas.

Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations and hair dryers. Smart televisions are featured in guestrooms.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

Property manager




Property amenities


  • Beach nearby


  • Cross-country skiing nearby
  • Snowboarding nearby


  • WiFi available

Parking and transportation

  • Onsite parking options include a garage


  • Blender
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Cookware, dishware, and utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice maker
  • Kitchen island
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Paper towels
  • Refrigerator
  • Spices
  • Stovetop
  • Toaster


  • Dining table


  • 3 bedrooms
  • Bedsheets provided


  • 2 bathrooms
  • Hair dryer
  • Shampoo
  • Shower/bathtub combination
  • Soap
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels provided

Living spaces

  • Dining table
  • Fireplace
  • Separate dining area


  • Books
  • DVD player
  • Games
  • Smart TV
  • Stereo

Outdoor areas

  • Barbecue grill
  • Firepit
  • Garden
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Patio


  • Washing machine


  • Air conditioning
  • Heating


  • No pets allowed


  • Smoke-free property

Location highlights

  • In the city center
  • Near a health/beauty spa
  • On a lake

Things to do

  • Birdwatching nearby
  • Cycling nearby
  • Fishing nearby
  • Golfing nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Hunting nearby
  • Ice skating nearby
  • Jet skiing nearby
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Motor boating nearby
  • Sledding nearby
  • Snowmobiling nearby
  • Swimming nearby
  • Theme park nearby
  • Water skiing nearby
  • Water tubing nearby
  • Wildlife walks nearby
  • Winery tours nearby

Safety features

  • Carbon monoxide detector
  • Deadbolt lock
  • Fire extinguisher
  • First aid kit
  • Smoke detector


  • 1 room
  • Sleeps 8
  • Unit size: 2,000 square feet (186 square meters)

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Check-in time starts at 4:00 PM
Minimum check-in age: 25


Check-out before 10:00 AM

Special check-in instructions

You will receive an email from the host with check-in and check-out instructions


Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome

Important information

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
Onsite parties or group events are strictly prohibited
Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a first aid kit, and a deadbolt lock
This property is managed through our partner, Vrbo. You will receive an email from Vrbo with a link to a Vrbo account, where you can change or cancel your reservation
Be prepared: check the latest COVID-19 travel requirements and measures in place for this destination before you travel.

Property is also known as

Cottage Charm Nisswa
Cottage Charm Private vacation home
Cottage Charm Private vacation home Nisswa

About this area


Located in Nisswa, this vacation home is in the city center and on a lake. Fritz Loven Park and Nisswa City Park are worth checking out if an activity is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Gull Lake and Mississippi River. MN Surf Co and Nisswa Family Fun Center are also worth visiting. Be sure to check out the area's animals with activities such as game walks and birdwatching.

What's nearby

  • MN Surf Co - 5 min drive
  • Nisswa Family Fun Center - 7 min drive
  • Fritz Loven Park - 7 min drive
  • The Pines Golf Course - 9 min drive
  • Gull Lake - 11 min drive

Getting around

  • St. Cloud, MN (STC-St. Cloud Regional) - 96 min drive


  • Lucky's Tavern - 8 min drive
  • Ye Old Pickle Factory - 5 min drive
  • Cowboy*s - 12 min drive
  • Billy's Bar & Grill-Breezy - 11 min drive
  • Pestello's - 8 min drive

Frequently asked questions

Is Cottage Charm pet-friendly?

No, pets are not allowed at this property.

What time is check-in at Cottage Charm?

Check-in begins at 4:00 PM.

What time is check-out at Cottage Charm?

Check-out is at 10:00 AM.

Where is Cottage Charm located?

Located in the heart of Nisswa, this vacation home is 2.8 mi (4.5 km) from Fritz Loven Park and within 6 mi (10 km) of MN Surf Co and Nisswa City Park. Nisswa Family Fun Center and Gull Lake are also within 6 mi (10 km).




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10/10 Excellent

Ann S.

Great location
Great location, clean, spacious - would stay here again.
Stayed 3 nights in Sep 2022

10/10 Excellent

Burl T.

Everything was good except the instructions to watch TV.
Our experience was very good
Stayed 3 nights in Sep 2022

10/10 Excellent

Clint M.

Nisswa Getaway
Perfect cabin for a group of 7. We had 3 couples and one single. We really appreciated the rooms and the space in the living area. Would recommend.
Stayed 2 nights in Sep 2022

10/10 Excellent

Clayton U.

Quiet area
Overall very nice and clean. Would recommend 11 or 12 checkout time. Made morning to rushed
Stayed 2 nights in Sep 2022

10/10 Excellent

Kristin F.

Nice Cabin
Really spacious cabin and very clean. Property manager was responsive and we enjoyed our stay.
Stayed 2 nights in Aug 2022