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Private Modern Lake Home:Fall Colors, Winter Deals

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Enjoy our 50-inch, high def flat-screen TV and WIFI; many dozens of DVDs, CDs, & games & lake view
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Enjoy our 50-inch, high def flat-screen TV and WIFI; many dozens of DVDs, CDs, & games & lake view
The open plan allows you to hang out together whichever room you're in Lay in bed and watch the lake
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Enjoy our 50-inch, high def flat-screen TV and WIFI; many dozens of DVDs, CDs, & games & lake view
The open plan allows you to hang out together whichever room you're in
Lay in bed and watch the lake
The sun streams into the master bedroom, where the lake and woods beyond beckon
A waterfront playground for playing or swimming less than a mile from the cottage...
Wander out to the dock or enjoy the view from the living room, master bedroom, or bathroom
An early morning kayak ride through the mist
Why go outside when  you can see it all without getting off the couch?
Two bunkbeds with twins above & doubles below, kids books & games, cable, CD player, and boom box
Cozy dining room, with more seating at the counter or at another table
Sunny bathroom renovated December 2013
Step out onto your private deck with your coffee and enjoy the lake
Cook while watching TV, movies, or the glorious outdoors
An open plan lets you to play separately within earshot in the kitchen, dining room or living room
The master bedroom looks out at trees to the right and the lake ahead
You can watch the mist rise off the lake in the morning and go to bed to the moon rising
Enjoy our new 50-inch flat-screen TV and WIFI
...a barn down the road adds color...
Fall colors around the corner and down the road...
A guest's dog leaps off the dock in ecstasy!
Antique furniture in the master bedroom
Cappuccino machine, French Press, waffle iron, staples and spices: you'll eat well!
The bright living room beckons
flannel sheets, down comforter, and a view of the lake: why get out of bed?
It's cozy inside looking out at the snow
The new glass railings break any wind and show you four-season private beauty
Look out the master bedroom to the deck and lake
Mountain biking is a four-season sport
Sledding right from the deck down to the lake
Grand Traverse Bay at gorgeous Barnes Park is 8 miles away
Sit out on private decks off the master bedroom and the living room
...or a 10-minute walk (and a few minutes more to the center of town)
The lake is a beauty winter, spring, summer and fall
On gray days, the view is subtle and sweet
Ride your bike right onto the frozen lake or do some ice fishing
Windows on all sides of the dining room table, plus lots more seating as needed
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Sleeps 6
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We have a handful of openings for fall colors in October! Or If you'd rather plan ahead, take 5 % off if you book a winter stay two months in advance. Gaze through walls of windows overlooking your own private 110-foot beachfront with a chain of lakes spanning 75 miles. Enjoy a complimentary bottle of up-north wine or make a homemade cappuccino or hot chocolate. Take out double or single kayaks or the canoe. Five minutes away get a wonderful massage or facial. Ten minutes away, wander along Lake Michigan beaches and trails (wooded or snow-groomed for cross-country skiing, depending on when you come!) It's easy to relax when you've left your to-do list behind. Dogs welcome.

You'll be centrally located for an assortment of up north "cities", Michigan's largest water park, ski resorts, wineries, apple orchard...
About the Owner, Laurie K
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 8 days ago
Listed since : Sep 2012
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 11 reviews and 1 property
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 23 July 2016 for a stay in June 2016

This place was clean, cozy, and comfortable--which is exactly what we were looking for. Our hostess took great care in making sure we had everything we needed for our stay. It's great that our dog was allowed to stay here with us too, for nominal extra cost. This place is not huge, but is cozy and comfortable, and very well...

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 9 November 2015 for a stay in October 2015

My wife and I stayed early October with our dog had a very relaxing stay. there are plenty of things to do in a short drive or just stay at the cottage and do NOTHING. this is not your typical rental and I have rented many. The cottage feels like you are staying with friends everything you could want is...

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So glad it was all you wanted. Looking forward to having you back! Laurie


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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 7 March 2014 for a stay in December 2013

  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Balcony
  • Blender
  • Boat Available
  • Books
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Garage
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Patio
  • Porch
  • Private Fishing Lake/River
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Secure Parking
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Stereo System
  • Terrace
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
  • Pets Allowed:
  • Smoking Allowed:
  • Kid Friendly:
Enjoy our 50-inch, high def flat-screen TV and WIFI; many dozens of DVDs, CDs, & games & lake view
The open plan allows you to hang out together whichever room you're in
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Lay in bed and watch the lake
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Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 2 nights
6 Sep 2016 -
31 Oct 2016
Fall Beauty
2 nights
1 Nov 2016 -
2 Mar 2017
Peaceful Winter
2 nights
3 Mar 2017 -
30 Mar 2017
Early Spring Beauty
2 nights
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Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to British Pounds and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
  • Cleaning fee - fall through spring: £58 / stay - Fee
  • Cleaning fee- summer: £77 / stay - Fee
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Cleaning fee $100 in summer ($75 other seasons). Two-night minimum except summer, which is a full week (Sunday through Sunday, 7-day minimum. November through April-7 nights for the price of 6 and 10% off two or more weeks! Pets are $10/day per dog.
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