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3500 square foot log sided cabin with excellent views of Lake Pokegama

Bedrooms 5
Half Baths1
Space 325 m²
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights


About the property

5 Bedroom, 4 Bath Lake Home on beautiful Pokegama Lake

Four season lake home on private lot with log siding. Interior finished with knotty pine and Australian Cyprus wood floors. Full kitchen including fridge, freezer, dishwasher, microwave, stove, oven and washer/dryer. Watch the stars from the large deck facing the quite bay at the East end of the Windego arm of lake Pokegama. Excellent fishing right from 48' dock. Paver patio sitting area right by the lake with built in fire pit makes an excellent spot for conversation and S'mores.

30' vaulted great room with wall of windows facing the lake. Main floor master bedroom and bath. The loft with natural log railing has 2 large bedrooms, sitting area and a full bath. Full basement has 2 large finished bedrooms and a full bathroom. The lower level family room area is a work in progress.

Internet and direcTV included. Attached oversized 3 car garage. Public boat access just across bay making it convenient to launch your boat.

More Details

Gordon Krell
Member since: 2013
Speaks english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
March 14, 2018

Why Gordon Krell chose Grand Rapids

Our family has been taking resort vacations at this location on Lake Pokegama since 1974. In 2000 a lot became available and we purchased it. Our dream home on the lake was completed in 2002. We have captured many wonderful family memories over the years. With our kids involved in sports and work we just are not able to spend the time we would like enjoying the cabin.

What makes this house unique

This lake home affords all of the amenities of home for all seasons. Whether enjoying the outdoor lake activities or curling up inside by the fire to watch a movie or read book, there is something for everyone.


Accommodation and Amenities for this vacation house rental in Grand Rapids

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 325 m²
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 16
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Lakefront ...
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Lower Level Bathroom - toilet , tub , shower
    1/2 Bath main level - toilet , 1/2 Bath main level
    Bath in Loft - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Master Bath - toilet , shower , Master Bath
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 16
  • Master Bedroom - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 in Loft - 1 queen , 1 twin/ single
    Bedroom 3 in Loft - 1 queen , 1 twin/ single
    Bedroom 4 Lower Level - 1 king
    Bedroom 5 Lower Level - 1 double , 1 twin/ single
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • long term renters welcome
  • limited accessibility
  • cinemas
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • skiing
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Renter needs to bring their own toilet paper, paper towels, napkins, dish soap, dishwasher soap, laundry detergent, trash bags, toiletries, etc.


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(34 traveler reviews)

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3500 square foot log sided cabin with excellent views of Lake Pokegama
average rating of 4.882353 based on 34 reviews


  • 5 of 5

What a great house! Huge, so well stocked, Roomy and really accommodates our family. Had my mom's 90 year birthday here. It is the perfect VRBO! Gordon is so easy to work with and the pictures of this house don't do it justice!

My favorite VRBO!!!!

  • Submitted: 6-Nov-2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wonderful again!!!!!

  • 5 of 5

We spent three weeks at this wonderful home on Pokegama Lake. This home is absolutely beautiful. There is so much room, very well stocked, Beautiful views of the lake, and extremely peaceful. This is one of the prettiest houses on this lake. We really feel like this is our summer home and absolutely could not be happier with this home. Gordon is very easy to work with. This continues to be my favorite VRBO. I have booked it again for a week in October and I am looking forward to that trip.

  • Submitted: 26-Aug-2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great stay

  • 4 of 5

This has been our third summer at this wonderful cabin. It accomadates our large family and the huge lawn allows us to have bean bag, croquet, and wiffle ball tournaments - we're a bit competitive! The fire pit in the evening is perfect for nice long bonfires. Lake Pokegama is a clean, clear, and the fishing is usually good.

We look forward to our family week here every summer!! Thank you, Gordon!

  • Submitted: 16-Jul-2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great home away from home

  • 5 of 5

Spacious and adequately appointed. Offers everything you need for a getaway at the lake. The owners are great to work with too

  • Submitted: 24-Jun-2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful lake setting with lots of room

  • 5 of 5

The home is beautifully done and comfortable. The basement is finished but offers a number of extra sleeping spots. Views of the lake are wonderful. Enjoyed the fire pit and treking around in the woods.

  • Submitted: 15-May-2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful home and setting. Very clean and comfortable!

  • 5 of 5

Great location and it worked awesome for our snowmobile trip. We could ride right from the house. It was nice that town was so close too! We had an awesome time. We will definitely be back!!

  • Submitted: 20-Feb-2017
  • Stayed: February 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Golf
8 Miles
Pokegama Country Club
Nearest Motorway
5 Miles
Hwy 169
Nearest Restaurant
5 Miles

Pokegama Lake is considered one of Minnesota's premier lakes for both recreation and fishing. Maximum depth over 100' with clarity of 20'. It is over 6,800 acres and has multiple islands with beautiful beaches to explore; an 18-hole golf course; several eating establishments accessible by boat.


Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this vacation house rental in Grand Rapids

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
May 26 2018 - Sep 5 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 13 guests; add C$26 per night, per additional guest
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add C$26 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable Damage Deposit C$640.6
Cleaning Fee C$192.18 + Tax
Tax Rate 6.88%

$150 Cleaning Fee

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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