Beautiful and Spacious 10-Person Yurt Rental for a Lakeside Retreat near Soudan, Minnesota

Ely, Minnesota (United States) view map
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10 guest capacity
1 night minimum stay

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Description of Glamping Units

This spacious yurt rental is located near Soudan, Minnesota, and can accommodate up to 10 guests, making it ideal for a family or group lakeside retreat. There are two comfortable bedrooms, a sleeping loft, and a half bathroom. The two bedrooms each feature large queen-size beds and the sleeping loft comes with a double bed and a single mattress. The living area has two sofa beds, one of which is queen-size, and the other is a double. For convenience, the yurt’s private half bathroom has a composting toilet and a sink as well as cold running water. Guests will find clean and modern shared bathroom facilities with hot showers, a short distance away. Freshly-laundered towels are provided, as well as pillows and handmade quilts for each bed. The host asks that guests bring along their own pillow cases and bed sheets.

The generous and welcoming living area features attractive hardwood floors and showcases the beauty of the yurt’s high, vaulted roof with its circular skylight. Glampers will find plenty of cozy sofa space, and an inviting wood-burning stove offers warmth for the entire accommodation. The fully-equipped kitchen comes with a refrigerator, a freezer, an oven, a stove, a microwave, a coffeemaker, and a toaster, along with an array of handy kitchenware. Meals and drinks can be enjoyed at the dining table, which is situated next to the kitchen area.

Guests will love stepping outside, where they’ll find their own deck with a sitting and dining area. The deck is set among the trees and offers ample peace and privacy and is just a short walk to the banks of Lake Armstrong where glampers can enjoy swimming, fishing, and canoeing. Read More

Accommodation Amenities

  • Books
  • Cell service
  • Coffeemaker
  • Deck/Patio
  • Dining table
  • Double bed
  • Dresser
  • Electricity
  • Extra bed(s)
  • Freezer
  • Fridge
  • Kitchen
  • Kitchen equipment
  • Lounge/Living room
  • Microwave
  • Mirror
  • Oven
  • Parking
  • Patio furniture
  • Pet-friendly
  • Private entry
  • Queen-size bed
  • Running water
  • Sink
  • Sofa bed/Futon
  • Stove
  • Tea kettle
  • Toaster
  • Toilet
  • Towels provided
  • Wood-burning stove
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Guests traveling by car will find plenty of free parking available on the premises. There are extensive shared grounds to explore and the accommodation has its own outdoor space. Guests will have access to the lake, along with the use of a large beach area. Canoes, Kayaks, paddles, and life vests are available to glampers free of charge. Furthermore, the property features a communal fire pit, which can be found on the banks of the lake.

Inside, the accommodation comes with a cozy wood-burning stove. No television or internet means that guests will be able to truly disconnect here. Glampers will benefit from shared bathroom facilities close by. The property boasts a fantastic indoor communal space in which groups can gather to socialize, enjoy games, or share a meal.

  • Deck or balcony
  • Fire pit
  • Garden
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Patio furniture
  • Picnic area
  • Shared bathroom
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  • Couples
  • Events
  • Family-friendly
  • Groups
  • No smoking
  • Location + Surroundings

    This fantastic location is ideal for glampers looking for relaxation, fresh air, and quality time with family and loved ones. Situated right next to a lake, close to Ely, Minnesota, this wilderness property boasts stunning views, a 500-foot sand beach, and plenty of enchanting woodlands to explore. The eco-friendly nature of the property means that guests will be able to see all kinds of native wildlife, from the soaring eagle to the majestic moose. Around 10 miles away, is the center of Ely, which is a friendly, bustling town with many great services and attractions to enjoy. The property is within easy reach of the world-famous Boundary Waters Canoe Area and this beautiful, unspoiled region offers a host of other outdoor adventure options. The closest major airport can be found in Duluth, which is around 100 miles from the property. Read More


    The property offers guided canoe excursions to the nearby Boundary Waters. Glampers should inquire with the host for more details and pricing.


    • Biking
    • Bird watching
    • Boating
    • Canoeing
    • Cross-country skiing
    • Cycling
    • Dining
    • Ecotourism
    • Fishing
    • Golfing
    • Hiking
    • Kayaking
    • Meditation
    • Museums
    • Paddle boarding
    • Photography
    • Shopping
    • Sightseeing
    • Snowmobiling
    • Swimming
    • Walking
    • Water sports
    • Wildlife viewing
    • Winter sports
    • Yoga

    Glampers who love the outdoors will enjoy a canoeing or kayaking expedition in the nearby Boundary Waters Canoe Area. Fishing is a very popular pastime here, with great angling available during every season. In the winter, ice fishing, dog sledding, cross-country skiing, and snowshoeing are on offer, while in the warmer months, guests can go hiking or biking on the miles of local wilderness trails. Nature lovers will be able to spot an abundance of flora and fauna on their adventures. Native animals to catch a glimpse of include birds, waterfowl, moose, wolves, and bears. Golfing enthusiasts can tee off at either Ely Golf Club or the Wilderness at Fortune Bay, both of which are within 20 miles of the property.

    Downtown Ely is home to a wide variety of stores, many of which sell handmade crafts, so guests will be sure to find a unique gift or souvenir. After a busy day canoeing or hiking, glampers will be able to choose from some superb places to eat, with steakhouses, traditional pubs, and Italian cuisine all on offer. Guests who wish to learn more about the history and culture of the region will find several fascinating museums in the local area, including the Ely Arts and Heritage Center, the International Wolf Center, Sisu Heritage Homestead Tours, and the Soudan Underground Mine.

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    Cancellation policy

    • You will receive a full refund if you cancel 24 hours or more prior to check-in.
    • You will receive a full refund for the remaining nights and charged for one full nights stay if you cancel within 24 hours.
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    Check-In Details

    Check-in after:3:00 PM
    Check-out before:1:00 PM

    Additional Information

    Pets are welcome at this property. Guests should ask the host for their pet policy. A refundable pet deposit of $75 applies.
    Smoking is not allowed anywhere on the property.

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