Original Log Cottage on 12 Wooded Lakeshore Acres

Birch Bay CottageKitchenLiving roomDining areaPorch Area w/Spiral StairsPorch AreaMain Floor BedroomFire ring for relaxing outdoors
51305 Birch Lake Rd, Hayward, WI 54873


Bedrooms: 3
Bathrooms: 1
Sleeps: 6
Type: Cottage
Per week: $600
Per month: $1,200
Pets allowed: No
Internet: No
Description of the Hayward vacation cottage rental
Spend your summer in a restored 1940s vintage homesteader's cottage on 191-acre Bony Lake, part of the Eau Claire Chain of Lakes, 25 miles north of Hayward, WI. This rustic vertical log cabin is surrounded by 12 acres of woods and wildlife, nestled beneath tall pines, serenaded by the calls of the loons, and just a short walk to the water's edge. Birch Bay Cottage has a full kitchen, separate dining area, 3 bedrooms, a newly-renovated bathroom with walk-in shower, original wood floors, and comes fully furnished ready for you to "settle in for the summer". The garage area would be great for an artist's studio, woodworker's shop or workspace for those who like to "tinker with projects".

Housecleaning services not provided.

Available for Short- or Long-term Rental (one-week minimum) ~ May through October
Rates for Weekly Rentals: $600/week plus utilities
Long-Term Rentals: During June, July and August: $1,200/month plus utilities.
Off-Season Rentals (May, September, October): $1000/month plus utilities
Special rates for "Snowbird Rentals" of 4 months or longer
Refundable security deposit required.

Inside Features (Main Level = 825 Sq.ft.):
Living Room w/Wood-burning Fieldstone Fireplace, TV, DVD
Bedroom One: double bed & dresser
Kitchen: Electric range w/oven, microwave, toaster, coffee maker, all utensils, dishes and cookware. Water at the sink is suitable for washing, cooking and drinking.
Separate Dining Area
Bath with shower & vanity
Large enclosed porch area for reading/relaxing & enjoying nature

Upper Level (450 Sq.ft. ~ accessed by spiral staircase):
Spiral Staircase to additional bedrooms:
Bedroom Two: double bed & dresser
Bedroom Three: twin beds & dresser

Outside and Onsite Features:
Small beach area for swimming and dock with bench for relaxing & fishing
Wonderful clearwater lake(s) with good fishing (all species)
OK for launching kayak, canoe or paddleboat. NO powerboats or PWCs allowed.
75 yd. to the water's edge
Two-car Garage

More Photos available upon request.
Area Information
Numerous area fishing Lakes, golf courses, casinos, biking, birding, hiking, dining, Brule River fishing/canoeing, Apostle Island tours

NEARBY TOWNS (all within 30-60 miles):
Hayward, Superior, Bayfield, Ashland, Washburn, Cable, Solon Springs, Gordon, Drummond, Iron River, Duluth

TO LEARN MORE VISIT the Websites of Area Towns, Eau Claire Lakes, and Bayfield County.

Availability Calendar


Begins Ends Week
Weekly Monthly Min
May 01 2015 Oct 31 2015 - - $600 $1,200 1 Week
Check In: 8 a.m. Check Out: 5 p.m.
Lodging tax: N/A
Deposits: Down Payment To Reserve/Hold a Rental: 25% of total projected rent; e.g., $300 for a one-month rental; $600 for a two-month rental, etc.
Payment Options: Cashier's Check, Money Order
Other Fees: Security/Damage Deposit: An amount equal to, and in addition to, the Down Payment fee described above, to a maximum of $500.


  • Beds

  • 2 Double Beds
  • 2 Twin Beds
  • Features

  • Canoe
  • Full Kitchen
  • Heating
  • Parking Included
  • Dock/Boat Slip
  • Garage
  • Lakefront
  • View (Lake)
  • Fireplace
  • Hardwood Floors
  • Linens Provided
  • Waterfront
  • Appliances

  • Alarm Clock
  • Coffee Maker
  • Microwave
  • Stove
  • Blender
  • DVD Player
  • Oven
  • TV (Cable/Satellite)
  • Ceiling Fan
  • Gas Grill
  • Radio
  • Telephone
  • Charcoal Grill
  • Iron
  • Refrigerator (Full)
  • Toaster
  • Activities

  • Beach
  • Lake
  • Cross-Country Skiing
    (5 miles)
  • Downhill Skiing
    (25 miles)
  • Bicycling
  • Snorkeling
  • Hunting
    (5 miles)
  • Horseback Riding
    (25 miles)
  • Boating
  • Grocery Store
    (2 miles)
  • Live Entertainment
    (5 miles)
  • Miniature Golf
    (25 miles)
  • Canoeing
  • Restaurant
    (2 miles)
  • Golf
    (12 miles)
  • Movie Theater
    (25 miles)
  • Fishing
  • Park
    (3 miles)
  • Bowling
    (25 miles)
  • Shopping Area
    (25 miles)
  • Hiking
  • Playground
    (3 miles)
  • Casino
    (25 miles)
  • Winery
    (25 miles)
  • Kayaking
  • Tennis
    (3 miles)

Other Vacation Rental Amenities
High-speed internet access could be made available at an additional monthly charge.

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