Experience lakeside living with loved ones at this charming cabin in Lake Jefferson! This 2-bedroom, 1-bathroom vacation rental provides all the comforts of home along with a deck, a gas grill, a dock, and plenty of outdoor space to enjoy. Grab the kayak and spend a relaxing day on the water, or take the fishing boat to see what you can catch! If you’re interested in venturing out, it’s just a short drive to parks and restaurants. End the day lounging on the couch with a movie on the Smart TV.
OPT OUTSIDE: Lake Jefferson (on-site), Duck Lake Park (5.8 miles), Madison Lake (6.2 miles), Lake Washington (6.6 miles), Klondike Hill (8.6 miles), Sakatah Singing Hills State Trail (12.6 miles), Wildwood County Park (13.4 miles), Rasmussen Woods (17.4 miles), Sibley Park (18.2 miles), Sakatah Lake State Park (18.8 miles)
DINING NEARBY: The Lucky Lure (5.3 miles), The Anchor (5.4 miles), The Landing On Madison (5.7 miles), Westwood Marina (8.9 miles), Fischers Corner Bar Inc (11.0 miles), Tucker’s Tavern (11.1 miles)
AREA ATTRACTIONS: Okaman Elk Farm and Petting Zoo (12.6 miles), Carnegie Art Center (16.2 miles), Hubbard House (16.7 miles), Children's Museum of Southern Minnesota (16.8 miles)
TAKE A DRIVE: Minneapolis (70.7 miles), Twin Cities (72.4 miles), Rochester (82.7 miles)
AIRPORT: Minneapolis−Saint Paul International Airport (65.1 miles)
The pictures were accurate and not misleading. However, what should have been included in the overall description is that when you wash dishes you have to do them in buckets in the sink. Then take the buckets outside and dump the water. The note left by the host also said do not take long showers because the holding tank can fill up and a very loud siren will go off. RUSTIC should have been used quite often in the description so you know what to expect. The house was lovely, but for what we paid, this was a bit like camping!
*This review was originally posted on Vrbo
We appreciate your thoughts about your recent stay. Your feedback is essential to us, and we've relayed your comments to the homeowner, who would like to address the following:
- Thank you for choosing to stay in our Madison Lake, Minnesota cabin and leaving a review, as guest feedback is vitally important to us and the success of our vacation rental business.
- We apologize that your stay didn't fully meet your expectations. The instructions about washing dishes in the dishpan and being mindful of shower time were meant to ensure everyone's comfort, not inconvenience you. We'll improve our description to avoid any future confusion.
- Please know that had you contacted us with any of your concerns, we would have addressed them or resolved any of your issues.
- We also want to mention that our previous guests have had overwhelmingly positive experiences, and many have praised the cleanliness, comfort of the beds, and the range of amenities we provide, such as kayaks, paddle boards, and more. We're sorry that you found it to be like camping, as we strive to offer a comfortable and enjoyable cabin experience.
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This is the perfect cabin!! Cheryl had thought of everything you might possibly need for your stay!! Very comfortable beds to sleep in, which is important for my husband as he never wants to sleep anywhere but his own bed. Loved the kayak, paddle boat and paddle board! Just a note that the lake was very shallow at the time we were there. Not able to take our fishing boat on it, which was no problem as our family had room on their dock on the big lake attached. But the shallow beach made it very safe for young ones to play in the water. The hill is quite steep if you have heavy coolers to carry. Very comfortable stay! Cheryl was very quick to respond with any questions we had. Will definitely stay here again!!!
We( four adult friends) had a great stay at Cheryl’s cabin. The cabin was clean and had many of the basics needed. Comfy furniture and smart tv available. We enjoyed using the kayaks/paddle board. Great deck to hang out on and we ate all our meals outside as well. The lake was very quiet during the week days and was still pretty quiet on the weekend (rainy weekend). We would come back. Host was very responsive beforehand and was available if needed. One thing to note if you are thinking of renting. The hill to get down from the road where you park is definitely substantial and wouldn’t be recommended for anyone with bad knees, hips or ankles.
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