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4 bedrooms, Internet, linens, wheelchair access
Fridge, microwave, oven, stovetop
TV, DVD player, stereo

5.0/5 Exceptional

Popular amenities

  • Kitchen
  • Air Conditioning
  • Washer
  • Dryer
  • Outdoor Space
  • Barbecue Grill

Explore the area

    Popular LocationLake Maria State Park10 min drive
    Popular LocationWild Marsh Golf Club16 min drive
    Popular LocationAlbertville Premium Outlets23 min drive
    AirportSt. Cloud, MN (STC-St. Cloud Regional)46 min drive

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    About this property

    Entire place

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

    Spacious Lake Home on Private Resort-like Beach, One Hour From Mpls!

    Beachfront vacation home for sun and fun
    Spacious, light-filled lake home with an up north feel and minus the up north drive - one hour from downtown Minneapolis! Everything has been newly updated for 2018.Located on upper Maple Lake. The crystal clear water is great for all matter of water sports; whether it's Winter or Summer. Swim, splash, water ski, wake board or surf in the Summer or just float around. It's a great fishing lake as well. We have our own private dock and there are multiple public access points to the lake for convenient launching of your water craft. If you're here in the Winter, it's a great ice fishing and snowmobiling destination. We're close to the snowmobile trails - you can ride right our of our yard!Lake/Waterfront PropertyPrivate Beach and DockOver 4000 square feet of living space, Includes 4 bedrooms plus a loft. Sleeps 12 comfortably, but can accommodate up to 16.Gourmet KitchenWheelchair accessible main floor and beach using outside ramp.
    Air-conditioned accommodations at this vacation home offer DVD players and coffee/tea makers. Rooms open to balconies. Accommodations offer separate living rooms and include sofa beds. Kitchens offer refrigerators, stovetops, microwaves, and separate dining areas. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations and hair dryers.
    The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

    Property manager

    Mike and Robin Polencheck
    Speaks English

    Property amenities


    • On the beach


    • Internet access

    Parking and transportation

    • Onsite parking
    • Garage
    • Car required


    • Refrigerator
    • Stovetop
    • Microwave
    • Oven
    • Dishwasher
    • Cookware/dishes/utensils
    • Coffee/tea maker
    • Toaster


    • 4 bedrooms
    • Bed sheets provided
    • Sofa bed


    • 5 bathrooms
    • Shower/tub combination
    • Towels provided
    • Hair dryer

    Living spaces

    • Living room
    • Dining room


    • TV
    • DVD player
    • Games
    • Stereo

    Outdoor areas

    • Balcony
    • Barbecue grill
    • Garden


    • Washing machine and dryer


    • Air conditioning
    • Heating


    • No pets allowed


    • Wheelchair accessible
    • Smoke-free property

    Location highlights

    • On the lake
    • On the waterfront
    • Near a hospital

    Things to do

    • Water tubing nearby
    • Jet skiing nearby
    • Power boating nearby
    • Sledding nearby
    • Fishing nearby
    • Swimming nearby
    • Snowmobiling nearby
    • Water skiing nearby
    • Ice skating nearby


    • Sleeps 16
    • Unit size: 4200 sq ft (390 sq m)



    Check-in time starts at 3:00 PM


    Check-out before 11:00 AM

    Special check-in instructions

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


    Pets not allowed

    Children and extra beds

    Children are welcome

    Property payment types

    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

    We should mention

    A car is required for transportation to and from this property

    Property is also known as

    Spacious Lake Home Private Resort-like Beach One Hour Mpls House
    Spacious Lake Home Private Resort-like Beach One Hour Mpls
    Spacious Lake Home Private Resort-like Beach One Hour Mpls House
    Spacious Lake Home Private Resort-like Beach One Hour Mpls House

    About this area


    Located in Buffalo, this vacation home is on the beach. Whispering Pines Golf Course and Wild Marsh Golf Club are worth checking out if an activity is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Lake Maria State Park and Lake Rebecca. Take in the nearby slopes with cross-country skiing, or check out other outdoor activities such as sledding, snowmobiling, and ice skating.
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    Popular Location

    What's nearby

    • Lake Maria State Park - 10 min drive
    • Wild Marsh Golf Club - 16 min drive
    • Albertville Premium Outlets - 23 min drive
    • Lake Rebecca - 32 min drive
    • Warner Lake Park - 35 min drive

    Getting around

    • Big Lake Station - 23 min drive
    • AirportSt. Cloud, MN (STC-St. Cloud Regional) - 46 min drive


    • Arby's — 12 min drive
    • McDonald's — 12 min drive
    • J'S Down Under Bar — 13 min drive
    • J's Restaurant — 13 min drive
    • Culver's — 13 min drive

    Frequently asked questions

    Is Spacious Lake Home on Private Resort-like Beach, One Hour From Mpls! pet-friendly?
    No, pets are not allowed at this property.
    What time is check-in at Spacious Lake Home on Private Resort-like Beach, One Hour From Mpls!?
    Check-in begins at 3:00 PM.
    What time is check-out at Spacious Lake Home on Private Resort-like Beach, One Hour From Mpls!?
    Check-out is at 11:00 AM.
    Where is Spacious Lake Home on Private Resort-like Beach, One Hour From Mpls! located?
    Nestled on the beach, this Buffalo vacation home is within 9 mi (15 km) of Lake Maria State Park, Whispering Pines Golf Course, and Buffalo Hospital. Wild Marsh Golf Club and Monticello Country Club are also within 12 mi (20 km).
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    5/5 Excellent

    Great experience
    We had an awesome time! Beautiful home and everything you need to make it a great experience. Our grandkids loved playing on the beach. Our only regret was that the week went way too fast!!

    5/5 Excellent

    Exactly as advertised!
    Great location and the beach was awesome! Thanks Mike

    5/5 Excellent

    What a beautiful cabin! Even at the end of September we had perfect weather and hung out on the beach enjoying lake views all day! Would highly recommend!

    5/5 Excellent

    We all thought this was the best house we ever stayed in for our family vacation!! It has all the elements needed for a great vacation with kids and adults! The sandy beach, pier, and water are perfect... with lots of fish included!! We also loved the huge patio with fire pit..my favorite memories! Mike was very nice, always, to work with!

    5/5 Excellent

    Beautiful, spacious lake home!
    My family had an amazing time at this property! Gorgeous, clean, well-maintained house with an awesome lake front. Under an hour from the Twin Cities area; easy to get to. Would book again!