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PET FRIENDLY, NATURAL LOG HOME, 2 PRIVATE ACRES, FACING 1200 ACRE LAKE

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STAR LAKE RETREAT
Excellent
21 reviews
STAR LAKE RETREAT
MAIN LEVEL LAKESIDE  LEADED GLASS DOOR TO PATIO
Slate warm winter sun, cool summer sun, higher apoge
LOOKING OUT THE WINDOW
FROM THE BAY, A PORTION OF 1200 ACRE LAKE
STAR LAKE RETREAT
STAR LAKE RETREAT
NOTICE THE VIEW THRU OPPOSITE DINING RM WINDOWS
THIRD WINDOW FACES LAKE
The view here is endless
The Star Lake general store 
One block 
Only retailer in Star Lake
 (excluding 2 restaurants/bars)
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
OUR NIGHT SKY VIEW
OF THE MILKY WAY
ONE OF TWO TERRACE WALLS.
FLOWER GARDENS JUST ABOVE
CAMP FIRE  AND PATIO
CAMP FIRE AREA AND PATIO, FACING LAKE
KITCHEN WINDOW VIEW
DINING AREA
GREAT VIEWS IN THREE DIRECTIONS
GARDEN AND WOODS, DINING ROOM EAST WINDOW
DINING ROOM,WEST WINDOW
Master bedroom to balcony door
MASTER BEDROOM BALCONY
FRONT BEDROOM
SHOWER MODULE & LAUNDRY
LAUNDRY ROOM WITH SLATE FLOOR AND WALK IN SHOWER
H E WASHER AND ELECTRIC DRYER
3 X 5 FOLDING TABLE OPPOSITE
WALK IN SHOWER MODULE
STAR LAKE TRAIL
TO THE BEACH
STAR LAKE MAGIC
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
BOND FALLS AND STATE HIKING TRAIL.
AN ADVENTURE. 40 MINUTES NORTH
BOND FALLS, A SERIES OF BEAUTIFUL WATER FALLS, LESS THAN AN HOURS DRIVE
serene human female
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Overview
Holiday Rental House -
3 Bedrooms , 3 Bathrooms , Sleeps 9
Star Lake, Wisconsin
Overlooking the 1200 acre Star Lake, in the Highland
State Forest is one of Wisconsin's most original, true log
homes, the Star Lake Retreat.

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

The property is almost entirely surrounded by wooded land
with an abundance of natural beauty.
It's two acres of terraced lawns, gardens and woods provide privacy and space.
It's location provides quick access to the best northern Wisconsin has to offer in recreation, dining and shopping

There are numerous trails for hiking and biking in the spring, summer and fall and for cross-country skiing, snow shoeing and snowmobiling in the winter.

A great North Woods experience, this 3200 square foot, three level full log home was constru...
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About the Owner, CHUCK R
Languages spoken: English
Calendar Updated: 4 days ago
Listed since : May 2005
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 21 reviews and 1 property
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Excellent - based on 21 reviews
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Dmercier0...
Green Bay, Wisconsin
1 review
Reviewed 25 March 2018 for a stay in March 2018

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 for question. We would definitely stay there again and have recommended it to others.

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Management response:

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 trip away. Star Lake's 1200 acres are great for great because there is little boat...

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btmattson...
Muskego, Wisconsin
1 review
Reviewed 2 March 2018 for a stay in February 2018

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 next to the lake access and within minutes of several lakes and bar/restaurants. Thumbs Up!!

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Management response:

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 friends, and families, plus Einstein, are welcome here at the Star Lake Retreat We are...

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437drew
Menasha, Wisconsin
1 review
Reviewed 1 March 2018 for a stay in February 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 lake is easy. Lake living without the lakefront prices. What else can you ask for?

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Management response:

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 We, Anna and I, hope you, Brian and your friends come back to the Star...

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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 Full
    1 Sofa
    3 Twins
    1 Super King
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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
RM 995
US$250
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19 May 2018 -
31 May 2018
Default
3 nights
RM 895
US$225
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1 Jun 2018 -
8 Sep 2018
Default
7 nights
RM 995
US$250
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RM 6,365
US$1,600
9 Sep 2018 -
31 Oct 2018
Fall
2 nights
RM 895
US$225
RM 855
US$215
RM 5,172
US$1,300
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Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to Malaysian Ringgit 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: RM 1,989 / 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 offering 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 habit...
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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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