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BEAUTIFUL STAR LAKE RETREAT, LOG HOME, 2 PRIVATE ACRES , STAR LAKE PENINSULA

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STAR LAKE RETREAT
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21 reviews
STAR LAKE RETREAT
STAR LAKE RETREAT
Star Lake Retreat
Relax and your senses come alive
(winter sun warms black slate}
The dining room projects out from the house, above stone walls
 View from lake facing window
FROM THE BAY, A PORTION OF 1200 ACRE LAKE
STAR LAKE RETREAT
NOTICE THE VIEW THRU OPPOSITE DINING RM WINDOWS
THIRD WINDOW FACES LAKE
The view here is endless
Star Lake, most of it, looking north, from above the protected old growth hemlock pines
Very special
The Star Lake General store  One block 
 Star Lake's store, P.O., wifi cafe, bait shop, boat rent
Star Lake Retreat
Where the peninsula begins
That old train track road bed, around lake shore, left gift of great trail bed, through for forest
The main entrance portico under tree trunk pillars
Flagstone floor 
Rain shelter, sun porch
OUR NIGHT SKY VIEW
OF THE MILKY WAY
CAMP FIRE  AND PATIO
CAMP FIRE AREA AND PATIO, FACING LAKE
KITCHEN WINDOW VIEW
DINING AREA
GREAT VIEWS IN THREE DIRECTIONS
Looking out dining east picture window, fall
Looking out dining rooms west window, on a fall day
Master bedroom to balcony door
Sitting in one of two adirondeck chairs, master bedroom balcony, am coffee
Lots of trees around us
The four poster has a custom matteress and the space to stretch, relax  Double window faces lake
FRONT BEDROOM
H E WASHER AND ELECTRIC DRYER
3 X 5 FOLDING TABLE OPPOSITE
Gravel path, we walk, drive to the beach or catch 'the bluffs' trail, leading into peninsula
STAR LAKE TRAIL
THRU THE OLD EXPERIMENTAL JACK PINE PLANTATION
100 YEARS PLUS
SPRING FED HAND PUMP    DELICIOUS
SOMETIMES THE TRAIL UNDERGROWTH MAKES IT MYSTERIOUS
SOMETIMES THE GREEN IS MORE THAN A COLOR
THE OTHER SIDE OF STAR LAKE, WHICH IS ALMOST DIVIDED PENINSULA, EXCEPT FOR WIDE CHANNEL
TRAIL AT POINT & MERMAID ROCK
SAND BAR BEACH AT THE PENINSULA TIP
STAR LAKE MAGIC
serene human female
BOND FALLS AND STATE HIKING TRAIL.
AN ADVENTURE. 40 MINUTES NORTH
BOND FALLS, A SERIES OF BEAUTIFUL WATER FALLS, LESS THAN AN HOURS DRIVE
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Overview
Holiday Rental House -
3 Bedrooms , 3 Bathrooms , Sleeps 9
Star Lake, Wisconsin
STAR LAKE RETREAT LLC 2018

Located in northern Wisconsin's Vilas County, just south of Michigan's Upper Peninsula, about 12 miles northwest of Eagle River.

Star Lake, Wisconsin a very tiny town on a big beautiful peaceful lake
Star Lake has 5 islands, 4 beaches, primarily public access land, protected old forest and miles of developed hiking trails
1200 acres of clear water, peaceful and naturally alive

The property is almost surrounded by wooded land
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It's two acres of terraced lawns, gardens and woods provide privacy and space.
It's location is close to so many adventures.
The extraordinary Star Lake peninsula, a state preserve and very accessible.
Hiking through wonderous lakeside groves of ancient trees, so huge we play frisbee among them
Vilas counties miles of paved bike trail system. Ride through the forest, i...
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Listing #FKN4903730
About the Owner
CHUCK R
Languages spoken:English
Response Time:Within a few hours
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1 - 3 of 21 reviews

Reviewed 26 March 2018 via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed staying at the Star Lake Retreat in March 2018. The character of the home was one of a kind and certainly appreciated. The retreat was clean and everything was explained in detail. Also,the rental process was very organized and left no room...More

Thank Dmercier014
Chuck R, VR Owner at BEAUTIFUL STAR LAKE RETREAT, LOG HOME, 2 PRIVATE ACRES , STAR LAKE PENINSULA, responded to this reviewResponded 9 April 2018

Hello Natalie and Dan We enjoyed working with you to create your Star Lake Retreat getaway Glad you mentioned kayaking on the phone Great sport for Star Lake area. We have multiple uninhabited, accessible lakes near and Lake Superior's shore and islands are a day...More

Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

Star Lake Retreat is a beautiful, full log, 3+ bedroom home. Our group of 7 friends + Einstein (a German Shepard) enjoyed this property for 4-days on our annual ice fishing trip. A perfect "Up North" feel with Great Views! Very clean and relaxing. Right...More

Thank btmattson5
Chuck R, VR Owner at BEAUTIFUL STAR LAKE RETREAT, LOG HOME, 2 PRIVATE ACRES , STAR LAKE PENINSULA, responded to this reviewResponded 6 March 2018

Hello Brian We, Anna and I, are grateful for your kind words about the Star Lake Retreat. It is especially sweet, when we read guest reviews that reflect the pleasure we know, owning and sharing it, for about 20 years, with folks You and your...More

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Reviewed 1 March 2018

If you're looking for a true Northwoods experience, the Star Lake Retreat will not disappoint. The house itself is spectacular with its full log construction, field stone fireplace, and pine floors. The views of Star Lake are nothing short of spectacular and access to the...More

Thank 437drew
Chuck R, VR Owner at BEAUTIFUL STAR LAKE RETREAT, LOG HOME, 2 PRIVATE ACRES , STAR LAKE PENINSULA, responded to this reviewResponded 6 March 2018

Hello Drew Thank you for describing the Star Lake experience we know That beautiful Retreat, built of 300 year old logs in the 1990, still seems hard to believe, 20 years later Same with the Star Lake experience, easier to get, when you get here...More

Amenities
  • Alarm Clock
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Blender
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (9)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Game Room
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Half Baths (1)
  • Housekeeping Optional
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (9)
  • Microwave
  • Patio
  • Porch
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Secure Parking
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(3)
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Water Views
House rules
    Ask about kids
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Bathrooms
    1 Full bath
    1 Half bath
    1 Shower
Bedrooms
    1 Sofa
    1 Super King
    3 Twins
    1 Full
Availability
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Rates

Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 2 nights
$360
US$250
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1 Jun 2018 -
8 Sep 2018
Default
7 nights
$360
US$250
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$2,307
US$1,600
9 Sep 2018 -
31 Oct 2018
Fall
2 nights
$324
US$225
$310
US$215
$1,874
US$1,300
1 Nov 2018 -
21 Dec 2018
Fall
2 nights
$281
US$195
$281
US$195
$1,730
US$1,200
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Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to New Zealand Dollars and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
Fees
  • Damage Deposit: $721 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Local Lodging tax: 4.5 % State tax 5.0 %
Deposits: Deposit Policies

50% of rental fee is required to hold reservations.
Balance rental fee due 60 days prior to arrival unless arrival date is less than 60 days from initial reservation
Damage deposit of $500.00 due 7 days prior to arrival

Damage deposit checks returned within one weeks after your departure via USPS certified mail with tracking. Damage deposit checks are held, not cashed and returned in original form
Payment Options: Cashier's Check, Money Order
Other Fees: Pets
$75 for one pet. $25 each additional pet Some limits apply Kennel on property for your use if needed
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About the neighbourhood
Water Access

The Star Lake Retreat is perched on a ridge a beautiful view of Star Lake.
There is a paved DNR boat launching facility with a large parking lot 5 minutes drive away.
Boats with motors rental, canoe and pontoon rental is a 10 minute walk to the Star lake store
A quiet sandy beach for swimming and a large fishing pier, located on the state land in below the Retreat property, is a 1 minute drive, or 10 minute walk, from the Retreat.

Fishing

Star Lake draws local fisherman. It is a large deep water lake with plenty of varied features.
It's quiet lake, not known for jet skiers or traffic.
Primary catch is Walleye but there are places where the Muskie & Bass live
There are three smaller lakes, two of which have little human habitation, wit...
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Access
Car advised
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.5 km.
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