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Unique Tree House - Unusual Place To Stay

Bedrooms 1
Half Baths1
Space 120 sq ft
Property type cabin


About the property

One Room Tree House With Amenities...Free T-shirt, Breakfast

Located within the sounds of woodland nature, wild flowers and quiet serentity, the tree house is enjoyed by adults and kids alike. Great way to spend quiet time with loved ones! Primitive treehouse takes you back to nature and a bygone era of lanterns and outhouses.

Joyce LaVoie
Member since: 2013
Speaks english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
April 24, 2018

About Joyce LaVoie

My dream to own a tree house now includes my desire to share it with others. I enjoy meeting people, especially those guests who bring their grandchildren. We share a fire on our patio, serving the best S'mores! My unique story of how it came to be is shared, along with the visits from CBS Nightly news and Jason Davis, On the Road...Unusual places to stay.

Joyce LaVoie purchased this cabin in 2003

Why Joyce LaVoie chose Long Prairie

Our tree house lets you experience the quiet of nature, wild flowers and wild life. We have a variety of books, games and stories we share with our visitors. That special bottle of wine, when empty, gets a reserved spot in the outhouse decor. Along with a special cork placement

What makes this cabin unique

Your trip Up North takes only two and a half hours from the metro area, is easy to find and offers unique Amish shops, antique shops, and local Mennonite grocery and meat selections of the finest around.

Your free 'Go Out on A Limb' t-shirt allows you to share that you stayed overnight in a tree house. It's crazy where they show up.


Accommodation and Amenities for this vacation cabin rental in Long Prairie

Property Type:
  • cabin
Accommodation Type:
  • Bed & Breakfast
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 120 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed ...
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Rural ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Wood Stove
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 3 people
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , outdoor shower , Out house, sun shower when requested
  • Shower in loft available...when not rented out.
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 double
  • It is a one room treehouse with a double bed, one cot and room on floor.
  • Books
  • Games
  • Toys
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • swimming
  • water tubing
Friendly owners who like to meet and entertain new visitors to our area. We love to share our hand made hide-away. Breakfast is provided!


Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(11 traveler reviews)

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Unique Tree House - Unusual Place To Stay
average rating of 4.818182 based on 11 reviews

Great location and hospitality. A wonderful weekend getaway!

  • 5 of 5

As soon as we arrived, Joyce made us feel right at home. The treehouse was very cozy and even my teenagers found it interesting. We loved the breakfast provided; and Richard was kind enough to take us canoeing down the river. My daughter loved seeing their horse and the view was beautiful. They also had a homemade Zipline that the kids enjoyed, an old time swing and hammock. The treehouse was secluded in the woods and we even were visited by a family of racoons. I would definitely recommend this beautiful place and we hope to visit again!

  • Submitted: 20-Aug-2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the great review! I must say you were wonderful guests.
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Great way to bond with 3 teenage granddaughters

  • 4 of 5

Loved Joyce & found Richard "interesting". The girls really enjoyed the home-made zip-line & got this 75 year old grandma to go on it 4 times. The 1 electric cord shorted out on us a # of times & we had to "find" the reset button. Four people is about the limit for that size of tree house.

Enjoyed the tasty breakfast & all the fixings for our smores the night before.

Disappointed in VRBO - some of their information about the treehouse we inaccurate!!

  • Submitted: 14-Sep-2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Perfect way to celebrate or 10yr anniversary!

  • 5 of 5

Loved it, breakfast was awesome!

  • Submitted: 14-Aug-2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Quiet, clean, very cool place to stay. The hosts are excellent. I recommend this to anyone.

  • 5 of 5

The candles and smell of the wood fit the atmosphere perfectly. There's plenty of space in the treehouse as well as warm blankets. It's a great place for a getaway or quiet time.

  • Submitted: 11-Aug-2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wonderful and unique

  • 5 of 5

Joyce couldn't have been more welcoming! We felt very taken care of but the treehouse is definitely private and quiet

  • Submitted: 4-Aug-2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Quick romantic getaway

  • 4 of 5

I surprised my wife with a short last minute getaway. This was a perfect spot for some secluded time together. It will be something we remember for quite some time.

  • Submitted: 9-Jul-2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: It was great to have you both♥️
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Nearest Motorway
7 Miles
Hwy 71
Nearest Restaurant
7 Miles
Thunder Lodge
Nearest Beach
7 Miles
Lake Charlotte
Car: necessary

Enjoy wildflowers and wild life in a pristine wooded acreage located near the Long Prairie River. Quiet, primitive one-room treehouse. Weekend movies at one of the Minnesota's only drive-in theaters!


Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this vacation cabin rental in Long Prairie

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1 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add C$26 per night, per additional guest

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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