“The Beach Retreat on Swan”
The Beach Retreat on Swan is a lovely beach front property on the sandy south shore of Swan Lake, located 6 miles South of Fergus Falls, MN. The property is a vacation paradise filled with breathtaking sunset views, endless lake activities, perfect level beach front, ideal tourist location and nature surrounding. Weather your looking for a quick get-away or a full vacation, The Beach Retreat on Swan is the perfect destination for your family and friends.
The property includes 150 feet of sandy beach with colorful chairs for relaxation and soaking up sun rays. This beach is especially loved by kids, spending hours playing in the sand and making sandcastles. The beach has easy access, one step down, to the lake for paddle boards and kayaks that are available for use with the property. There is also 80 foot of Shoremaster dock with only one step to access along with a boat lift. The boat lift is rated for 6,000 lbs. for fishing and wake/surf boats. This dock and boat lift allow for getting on and off the lake with ease.
The cabin offers two bedrooms, two bathrooms, kitchen, living room, laundry room and a three-season porch. Both bedrooms are furnished with queen beds and one bedroom has a walk-in closet. The living room is also large enough for a blow-up mattress. The bunk house has two-bedrooms and one half bathroom. The cozy bunkhouse sleeps 10 people with its 6 twin beds and 2 full beds. Between the cabin and bunkhouse, The Beach Retreat on Swan can accommodate up to 16 people comfortably.
The three-season porch boasts floor to ceiling screens and sliding windows. The rope lit space is furnished with a picnic table and chairs, is a super awesome space to hang out! Allowing for relaxing with the outside breeze, playing cards and games or serving meals - it’s a very versatile and popular space to hang out!
One of the most favored spaces is the massive large deck that spans the length of the cabin. It serves so many purposes from large family gathering…dinners…games…to catching the most priceless sunsets ever! This is much sitting space provided by 4 rocker chairs, a two seated swing, outdoor dining table with 6 chairs, and additional foldup tables and chairs for additional seating. There is also a gas grill located on the large front deck for your grilling and serving ease.
The property also has a built-in stone firepit for hosting bonfires. This area is a fan favorite on Summer nights for the most relaxing bonfires while watching sunsets until dark….before it’s time to make smores and tell ghost stories!
The front yard is the perfect location for volleyball games! Split up your teams and have some fun with our provided equipment! Also perfect for cornhole, ladder golf, botchy ball, water floats and much more. These games and floats, along with 2 SUP Paddleboards and 2 kayaks are available to use with rental of this property at no additional costs. Bring your own toys also and have a blast!
The property has a garage for storage of lake toys along with a large parking area for extra guest parking.
Less than a mile away is Central Lakes Trail. It’s a 55-mile paved bike trail that stretches from Fergus Falls to Osakis. Bring your bikes, roller blades or running shoes to get some outdoor exercise in the beautiful Otter Tail Countryside. The 3 mile stretch between Swan Lake and Fergus features some of the most beautiful views.
Within a few miles from “ The Beach Retreat on Swan” is one of Minnesota’s most beautiful golf courses…Pebble Lake Golf Course. If you enjoy the game of golf, be sure to check it out.
Just around the corner from the cabin is also Swan Lake Resort which has many lake activities and camping spots.
And for Minnesota’s favorite pass time, FISHING. Kids and adults alike will enjoy catching sunnies right off the end of the The Beach Retreat of Swan’s dock! Swan Lake is a fishing lake with sunfish, walleye, northern, large mouth bass, bluegills and crappies. The honey holes of Swan Lake are waiting for you! The MN DNR measures Swan Lake at 749 acres, 44 feet max depth - 13 feed average depth with clear water.
If you need to stay in touch while at the Beach Retreat….no worries…the property is equipped with High Speed WiFi!
Fergus Falls…talk about the most picturesque and beautiful MN town! An Ultimate Favorite! Such fun places to shop, walk, eat, drink and explore! We promise you’ll greatly enjoy Fergus! Check out some of our favorites...Uncle Eddie's Ice Cream, Mabel Murphy's, The City Bakery & Perks Coffee!
Battle Lake…a short 20 minute drive to a must check out, quaint MN town that you must explore! From the famous candy shop to the cookie dough shop to dinner on the patio at Stella's to cocktails at The Rusty Nail.
But we can't forget to mention Dalton, MN ~ only 6 miles away from the cabin. If you want to meet some really genuine nice locals while enjoying a good homecooked meal, don't miss visiting The Hideout Saloon & Grill! Make sure to fill up fuel at Ray's Oil for a Duke's of Hazard Cooter's Place flashback!
A "Must Visit" during your stay is the famous "Zorbaz" located on Ottertail Lake - 30 minutes away. Best pizza, nachos and fun environment!
There are so many great places surrounding The Beach Retreat at Swan Lake! If your schedule allows, explore the area too!