Burt the Yurt: 1 Bedroom Vacation Rental Property in Grand Marais MN

Burt the Yurt: 1 Bedroom Vacation Rental Property in Grand Marais MN

Vacation Other in Grand Marais Minnesota

611 Pike Lake Road
Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom • Sleeps 2
Bed Arrangements: 1 Queen
Internet: Internet Access
Map of Grand Marais

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  • Daily Rates from $75 to $148 per night

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Property Description

His name is Burt and he's a yurt. A yurt, of course, is a circular structure with wood lattice framing surrounded by a canvas cover. The popularity of off-the-grid, glamping vacationing has taken off in recent years, and Burt the Yurt is excited to offer North Shore visitors that very opportunity at his secluded setting outside of Grand Marais, Minnesota.

Burt is a pretty standard yurt. He's circular, has a bed, a small dining table, a couple of chairs to lounge on. He has a mini-fridge to keep fresh food nice and cool. He has a coffee pot so you can make your morning cuppa joe. He also has a wood-burning stove/fireplace so that you can enjoy visiting Burt all year round (assuming you're good at building fires). There is no other heat source, but that's part of the fun of glamping.

On the outside, Burt the Yurt has an attractive dusty rose coloring to his canvas. A small but efficient deck will allow for enjoying your morning coffee outside where you can hear the birds chirping away in the nearby woods. There's also a picnic table and a fire pit to help you enjoy your time outdoors on this spacious and secluded property even more.

The whole experience is capped off with a lovely seafoam green outhouse, perfect for those moments when nature calls and you just have to go.

There is no running water, but there is electricity. And Wi-Fi! You will need to bring your own water, but you can do some grilling on the gas grill. Really, what more could you need? Sure, there may be things you might want, but please don't tell Burt that. He can be sensitive sometimes. Ultimately, Burt just wants you to come and enjoy the beautiful Northwoods and make him your home base for your North Shore explorations. If this sounds like the ideal getaway to you, book your stay and come pay Burt the Yurt a visit. He'll be happy to see you!

Housekeeping Note: Burt the Yurt is not serviced for housekeeping either before or after your stay. We kindly ask that you "clean in/clean out" with the emphasis on "clean out" so Burt is ready for his next guest. Thank you! Burt also does not supply linens. You will need to pack your own linens for your stay (including bed sheets, towels, blankets, etc.). Please be sure you are packing the right kind of linens for the season. A nice heated blanket and heavy comforter would be lovely for the winter months!

Bedroom/Bed Size
One Room Yurt with a Queen Bed

Lovely Seafoam Green Outhouse

Area Information
Burt the Yurt is located down a gravel road in a secluded setting about ten miles from downtown Grand Marais. His setting is wooded and secluded, although you are just a short walk from a beautiful section of the Cascade River and a short drive to the Pike Lake public boat landing.

Burt is also just a short drive from Grand Marais which is filled with unique art galleries, stores, and restaurants while also being centrally located to many wilderness outdoor activities available on the North Shore. Only a few miles away are state parks, beaches, the Gunflint Trail, hiking, canoeing, kayaking, paddle boarding, biking, cross-country skiing, snowmobiling trails, and so much more. You will find adventure year-round in Grand Marais.

Property Features

» Towels/Linens
» Coffee Maker
» Parking
» Microwave

Featured Amenities

» Grill
» Internet Access
» Fireplace

Other Property Amenities

Fire Extinguisher, Carbon Monoxide Detector, Smoke Detector, Private Entry, Fire Pit, Deck or Patio (Furniture May Be Seasonal), Near State Parks, 4-Wheel Drive Required in Winter, Near Snowmobile Trails, Rustic Cabin, New Property

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