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Relax by the wood-burning stove year-round with plenty of firewoodSummer view of the secluded cabin from the path to the lake.
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Secluded Lakeside Log Home near Ely

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Secluded Lakeside Log Home near Ely

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13 guests4 bedrooms8 beds3 baths
13 guests
4 bedrooms
8 beds
3 baths
Great location
100% of recent guests gave this home’s location a 5-star rating.
Self check-in
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Cate is a Superhost
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Year-round hand-scribed log home sits in a private bay and includes use of pontoon, 2 kayaks, and 2 canoes in the summer months at no extra charge. The cabin is nestled in the woods on a quiet lake and has 4 large bedrooms with 3 bathrooms, one on each level. 10 minute drive to Ely, voted "The Coolest Small Town in America." Whether you #OptOutside or opt for hygge with loved ones in a cozy cabin in the woods (or both!), this place is a respite from busy lives.


Indoor Fireplace

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 super king bed
Bedroom 2
1 double bed, 1 floor mattress
Bedroom 3
2 double beds
Bedroom 4
1 king bed, 3 single beds
Common spaces
1 couch

House Rules

No smoking, parties, or events
Check-in is anytime after 3PM and check out by 11AM
Self check-in with lockbox


74 Reviews

Brian User Profile
November 2018
We had a great stay at the cabin! The location was awesome and the cabin was set up perfectly, and so warm and welcoming. It made for a very peaceful getaway. Highly recommended!
Madeline User Profile
October 2018
This place is amazing! My friends and I rented the cabin for a weekend getaway and it was the perfect destination. Deep enough in the woods to feel secluded but only about 10 minutes from town. The scenery was beautiful, even on a rainy weekend and it was exactly what we were hop…
Jeremy User Profile
October 2018
The location is wonderful - quiet and secluded, very private - yet it’s a quick drive into Ely. Best of both worlds. The room layout/bed options worked really well for our larger blended family. One of the easiest “who is sleeping where” we have had in a while. While fall wa…
Damien User Profile
September 2018
Listen to nature not the news at this amazing place! Would love to check it out in the summer but late sept was great as well.
Caitlin User Profile
September 2018
Highly recommend for a week away! Wish we had planned more time, there is so much to explore. Truly beautiful home, very spacious and comfortable. Access to the boat and canoes are a great feature.
Dorothy User Profile
September 2018
My family and I spent a long weekend at this beautiful home in the most perfect north woods setting. The home was spacious, comfortable and furnished with supplies and amenities beyond expectations. The availability of canoes, a pontoon, wood supply, a grill, great fire pit, l…
John User Profile
September 2018
Cate and Jason were wonderful hosts providing excellent timely recommendations for the area. The cabin was clean, beautiful and spacious with a generous fire pit on the waters edge for enjoying a warm fire while gazing at the night sky. The property included a private dock with p…

Hosted by Cate

Minneapolis, Minnesota, United StatesJoined in July 2014
Cate User Profile
78 Reviews
Cate is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Our family loves hiking and exploring the North Woods and paddling Minnesota lakes (where we live), learning about wildlife, and adventures to new places. We've made many special memories at our family cabin in Ely and hope you will as well.
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