Looking for a place of your own? Even if it’s just for the weekend or week? Listed here are select North Shore vacation rentals, a few retreats, and a few vacation rental management companies. So browse, check the calendar, and make a reservation!
Remember each property is completely unique, may be seasonal, may have minimum night requirements and all are charming.
6528 Aspenwood Drive | Tofte, MN 55615
Private townhome on 600′ of Lake Superior pebble beach. Sleeps 2-8; pet friendly. Direct access to the Gitchi-Gami bike trail. Only 8 minutes to Lutsen Mountains. Check availability and rates on website.
3824 Cascade Beach Rd | Lutsen, MN 55612
Perched between the edge of Lake Superior and Cascade River State Park’s open forest, WoodSong was completely rebuilt in 2016. From the overall design to the hand-forged ironwork, this inspired cabin was spared no expense in its attention to detail. The most unique aspect might be its historic fish house, located right at water’s edge. One of the few surviving original fish houses, it has been repurposed as an enchanted covered patio — perfect for morning coffee and evening wine.
Amenities include: kitchen with dishwasher, pro-style gas range, 2 queen bedrooms with private en suite baths featuring spa-like deep soaker tubs, deluxe sleeper sofa in the main room, wood-burning fireplace, outdoor patio and firepit, and pro-style outdoor gas grill. Sleeps up to 6 guests.
$275-415/night, July and August 7-night minimum, June and holidays 3-night minimum, all other 2-night minimum
3834 Cascade Beach Road | Lutsen, MN 55612
Painted Rock sits perched on a quaint spit of Lake Superior ledge rock at the edge of Cascade River State Park. This original 1930 log cabin has been lovingly restored to celebrate all of its original charm of bygone days while updating it with luxury amenities. The main room is home to a wood-burning fireplace, dining table, game table, and picture windows that bring the Big Lake indoors in all seasons.
Amenities include: kitchen with dishwasher and gas range, 2 queen bedrooms, bath with deep soaker tub and heated floors, deluxe sleeper sofa in the main room, authentic cobblestone fireplace, lakeside deck, and pro-style outdoor gas grill. Sleeps 4-6 guests.
$265-395/night, July and August 7-night minimum, June and holidays 3-night minimum, all other 2-night minimum
82 Irish Creek Road | Hovland, MN 55606
One of the most unique lodging options you will find in Minnesota’s Arrowhead Region, the Points Unknown Guest Suite is located within our off-grid homestead, 35 minutes northeast of Grand Marais! Actively participate in our off-grid lifestyle with traditional sled dogs or just use our Guest Suite as your base for outdoor adventure. We have solar panels that power the home, no phone lines and our delicious drinking water comes from our own well. Our heat is in floor and is fed by an outdoor wood boiler. We have indoor plumbing!
3934 Cascade Beach Road | Lutsen, MN 55612
Located halfway between Lutsen and Grand Marais, Cedarwood Hollow sits at the edge of a private cobblestone beach along the boundary of Cascade River State Park. This authentic timber-frame chalet was completely rebuilt in 2017, updating the cabin with modern amenities while retaining the original charm of a bygone era. Offering an abundantly-spacious layout, the great room is home to a wood-burning fireplace, dining table, game table, and picture windows so close to the Big Lake that its waves practically lap at your toes.
Amenities include: expansive kitchen with 48″ pro-style gas range, 1 king and 2 queen bedrooms, 2 full baths with oversize deep soaker tubs and heated floors, an additional half-bath, sleeper sofa in a private corner of the loft, grand wood-burning fireplace, beachside patio, outdoor firepit, and pro-style outdoor gas grill. Sleeps 8-10 guests.
$375-515/night, July and August 7-night minimum, June and holidays 3-night minimum, all other 2-night minimum
4012 Cascade Beach Road | Lutsen, MN 55612
Nestled along a secluded stretch of Lake Superior, far from Highway 61, its idyllic 3-acre setting is only exceeded by its distinctively designed interior and curated decor. SweetWater captures the enchantment of the North Shore and the Scandinavian influence prominent in this region’s past. The open floor plan is ideal for groups of families or friends.
Amenities include: spacious kitchen with expansive island, dishwasher and pro-style gas range, 2 king and 2 queen bedrooms, 2 spa-like baths featuring deep soaker tubs, wood-burning stove, lakeside deck, outdoor firepit, and pro-style outdoor gas grill. Sleeps 8-10 guests.
5335 West Highway 61 | Lutsen, MN 55612
Windsong 607 | Beaver Bay, MN 55601
Where Lake Superior and a Superior Stay Meet!
Luxury 3-bedroom townhome with wide open lake views! You will appreciate the quality and comfort of this well-appointed two-story vacation rental. Stunning master suite; super clean; perfectly located in a protected valley near state parks, trails, restaurant and shops.
Cascade Beach Road | Lutsen, MN 55612
“North Shore Perfection.” Kick back and enjoy the views of Lake Superior. Explore, discover and connect with “the best” of the North Shore. Spectacular sights and sounds of the “big lake” are closer than you can imagine from almost every exterior and interior vantage point of this private property and two-bedroom, two-bathroom cottage.
The view, location and privacy can’t be overstated. From calm days with sun sparkling on the glass-like water to more dramatic days with crashing waves, Cairn Cottage offers views and comforts in a tasteful, beautiful and well-cared for home.
Cairn Cottage is located on historic Cascade Beach Road in Lutsen, Minnesota, a charming setting on the North Shore. Your vacation starts as you approach the tree-overhanging drive and arrive at the little red cottage.>
Located halfway between Lutsen and Grand Marais, the cottage is less than a 10-minute drive to Superior National at Lutsen, a 27-hole golf course, Lutsen Mountain Ski Area and all the activities and venues in Grand Marais. Nestled in the woods between Lake Superior and the Sawtooth Mountain Range beauty and views are all around. Your day can start and end at the cottage but it’s also a perfect place to settle in, unwind and experience the lake and walk the beach.