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Casa Del Goose

Space for 4 Rigs
Any size
5 nights maximum

Notice Required
2 days
2 months max
Response Rate
80%
Usually Responds In
15 hours

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Suitability

  • Slideouts Allowed
  • Generators Allowed
  • Barbecues Allowed
  • Lawnchairs Allowed
  • Pets Welcome

Amenities

  • 30 Amp Electric Hookup
  • Water Hookup
  • Wifi
  • Tow Vehicle Parking
  • Campfire Ring
  • $5/night requested for hookups

Description

Rigs can park in several fairly level spots in the yard. Two spots on grass may be tricky if it's wet, but these are the best for long rigs. Gravel parking pad in front of house and (soon-to-be-upgraded) dirt with 30 amp hookup behind house.
We have recently removed trees and branches, but probably want to be 12' or lower to use back of house. Willing to run step-down power to other spots if desired, or a hose. There are 3 Public campground dump stations within 5 miles. You are welcome to tie out a pet while you are in the rig or yard, but they can't be loose in town. Feel free to sit out in the yard and use the swing or firepit.

House Rules

Leashed pets are welcome. Be courteous with generator noise if not using shore power. Fairly quiet neighborhood though the houses are close together.

Access Road Conditions

On a paved street just off state and US highway.

Tow Vehicle Parking Details

Street parking or yard parking near rig.

Availability

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We are in and out, contact us for confirmation. Once the snow flies the yard will not be navigable until it's gone again.

Location

Watson, MN, United States of America

Suggested Local Attractions

Lac qui Parle State Park and Mission. Public art in Montevideo. Watson Lions park in the rivr valley a nice walk away(about a mile with a steep hill back).
Watson is very small! There’s a C-store and a bar (as of 8/20, due to COVID, bar is closed down and doing reno, C-Store is open but hours flux a lot). 5 miles north to 2 state park dump stations (upper and lower campgrounds) and bait shop or 6 miles south to city park dump station in the next town, where there’s a Walmart, fast food, bars, cinema, and a grocery store.


Your Host

gettejones


Member Since
May 8, 2017
Host's Age
45-55


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References for Casa del Goose

ngold101

September 2020

perfect host!

Quiet spot on the backside of their house. Easy back in off the side street. Needed a little wood to level one corner in the grass. Fast wifi. 30 amp power. H20. Hardly knew when anyone was home. Couldn't have been any better.


Andy+Charlotte

August 2020

Very convenient

The location is convenient, a few blocks off the highway, but quiet. The homeowners greeted us and helps us figure out which spot is best for us. They also let us use the WiFi, it was very helpful because ATT was one bar.

A gas station was just a minute away.

Thank you for hosting us! :)


TianCi

September 2019

Quiet and Peaceful

We've been pushing our travel schedule rather hard and for the last several days we've been just behind the nasty weather (that was a huge blessing). We needed a quiet, peaceful afternoon/ evening. We so enjoyed Casa del Goose because they provided just what we needed. We would love to stop here the next time we come through. (We just hope it will not have rained heavily before we stop again; we feel so bad about the deep ruts we left behind due to the soft, rain-soaked ground.)


Edc1951

September 2019

A quiet place with nice hosts

Having totally messed up dates on my calendar we were able to let our hosts know we were indeed arriving...but a day later than we'd requested. Gracious and welcoming we were shown our site at the edge of their yard and spent 3 nice quiet days and nights. Since the 30amp outlet was inaccessible we were able to plug in to their 15 amp outlet which was lucky as our solar panels weren't getting any sun. The weather did not cooperate for our planned kayaking but we were able to get over to Lac qui Parle SP and a visit to Montevideo where we toured the Milwaukee Road train park. A nice visit on the last night with the couple.


Hoffcastle

July 2019

Quiet street

Small town with bar with food. walking distance. Easy stop for overnight. Georgette wasn't home when we arrived but she left good instructions.


lynnedits2

June 2019

Great stay!

Great communication. Quiet overnight stay. Thank you!


jhal1

April 2019

Great Hospitality

Enjoyed the stay - nice and peaceful.


Jamiba56

September 2018

Very nice, helpful people.

Its a great little town. The neighbors are close, but privacy wasn't an issue. It was a pleasant and relaxing stay. Everything went well :)


Estelle

August 2018

Short stay

Thank you Georgette for welcoming us and sorry for having to leave so early.
We spent a good night at your place.
Best Regards,
Estelle, Éric, Margaux, Emy


aruud

July 2018

Friendly folks, charming town

We spent two very pleasant days at our hosts in the charming little town of Watson, MN. Upon their recommendation, we attended the Chippewa County Fair in the nearby town of Motivideo. Some fun! Thanks for a peaceful, relaxing stay, gettejones!