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Cottage-Leelanau County-Suttons Bay-Private Beach-Pet Friendly

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Last updated: 01/20/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2-60 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Suttons Bay cottage description

Suttons Bay has wonderful antique and clothing shops, fun toy stores, gift shops, a public library (with wireless Internet), parks and movies at the historic Bay Theater You'll be ten minutes from the Leelanau Sands Casino and entertainment stage. In addition, you will be a maximum of 30 minutes from Traverse City or from any Leelanau County site such as the Sleeping Bear Sand Dunes, wineries, Leland (Fishtown) and Northport State Park. Traverse City offers our small 'big town' activities including Old Town Playhouse, the Dennos Museum Center and the Traverse City Opera House. The Interlochen Center for the Arts offers programs and concerts throughout the year.

Summer:
Summer Activities include: winery tours, bicycling, beach activities (swimming, playgrounds, picnics, beach volleyball), fishing, boating, water skiing, windsurfing, jet skiing, kayaking, canoeing, hiking (Sleeping Bear Sand Dunes National Lakeshore, Whaleback Point) and tours of the lighthouse at Northport. Events include: Suttons Bay Art Festival (first weekend in August), Suttons Bay Jazz Festival (fourth Saturday in July), Antique Boat Show and the Farmers Market on Saturday mornings. If you are a boater, we have several companies that will drop in a boat for you to rent for your week on the water.

Golf Information: There are multiple golf courses in the area, including some with driving ranges. Choose whether you want to play a nine or 18 hole course (and of course the 19th hole too!) The Leelanau Club at Bahle Farms is four miles away and one of the nicest courses on the Peninsula. Contact us for Golf Course phone numbers.

Area events/destinations include: rides aboard the Inland Seas Schoolship (a schooner teaching marine science), Cherry Festival in Traverse City (July 7-14, 2012), winery tours/wine tasting, horseback riding, Leland Wine and Food Festival, a day at the spa (facial, manicure, massage at Bayside Salon), biking (the Leelanau Trail runs from Suttons Bay 15 miles to Traverse City), enjoy a sunset on Lake Michigan in Leland, Manitou Island Transit (ferry service to the Manitou Islands, fishing and scuba charters, and shoreline cruises from Leland to the Manitou Islands), Traverse City Beach Bums baseball games and Interlochen Arts Festival/Academy just to name a few.

Fall:
Fall offers spectacular color touring with bright red maples, vibrant oranges, yellows, and golds. A color tour is not complete without stopping by a farm market for fresh cider and doughnuts. Other activities include: antiquing, shopping, color tours, hiking, lighthouse tours, Leelanau Sands Casino, fishing, winery tours/wine tasting, horseback riding, biking or a day at the spa. Finish the day by enjoying a sunset on Lake Michigan in Leland.

Winter:
Skiing is available at The Homestead, Holiday Hills, and Crystal Mountain Resort. It is less than thirty minutes to the Homestead -- a family friendly ski resort featuring three lifts, a great lesson program, up to date ski (downhill or cross country) and snowboard rental equipment and spectacular views of Lake Michigan! Crystal Mountain resort is approximately one hour away. There are also numerous cross country trails in the area and close access to the TART trails. Enjoy ice skating at the downtown Suttons Bay rink, great ice fishing, dining out, sunrises over Suttons Bay and snowmobiling. Many restaurants and resorts offer a warm up by the fireplace, along with your favorite food and beverages. Traverse City boasts two local breweries and the Leelanau Peninsula is proud of its many wineries.

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Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 1700 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Long-Term Renters Welcome
          • Children Welcome
          • Non Smoking Only
          • Pets Considered
          • Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm

          Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

          Entertainment

          • Audio Tape Player
          • CD Player
          • DVD Player
          • Radio
          • Satellite / Cable
          • Television
          • VCR

          Theme

          • Away From It All
          • Family

          Attractions

          • Autumn Foliage
          • Bay/Sound
          • Churches
          • Cinemas
          • Coin Laundry
          • Forests
          • Health/Beauty Spa
          • Library
          • Marina
          • Museums
          • Playground
          • Restaurants
          • Winery Tours

          Local Services & Businesses

          • ATM/Bank
          • Fitness Center
          • Groceries
          • Hospital
          • Laundromat
          • Medical Services

          Leisure Activities

          • Antiquing
          • Beachcombing
          • Bird Watching
          • Boating
          • Gambling Casinos
          • Horseback Riding
          • Paddle Boating
          • Scenic Drives
          • Shopping
          • Sight Seeing
          • Sledding
          • Walking
          • Wildlife Viewing

          Location Type

          • Beach
          • Lake View:

            Cottage is directly across the street from the beach. The picture of the sunrise over Suttons Bay was taken from the beach that you will have access to. There are kayaks and a canoe available....moreless

          • Village
          • Water View

          Sports & Adventure Activities

          • Basketball Court
          • Cross Country Skiing
          • Cycling
          • Fishing
          • Freshwater Fishing
          • Golf
          • Hiking
          • Hunting
          • Hunting Small Game
          • Ice Skating
          • Jet Skiing
          • Kayaking
          • Mountain Biking
          • Paragliding
          • Parasailing
          • Roller Blading
          • Sailing
          • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
          • Skiing
          • Snorkeling
          • Snorkeling/Diving
          • Snowboarding
          • Snowmobiling
          • Sound/Bay Fishing
          • Swimming
          • Tennis
          • Water Skiing
          • Water Tubing
          • Wind-Surfing

          Dining

              • Dining Room

              General

              • Activities Guide
              • Air Conditioning
              • Alarm Clock
              • Basic Soaps
              • Broadband Access
              • Ceiling Fans
              • Clothes Dryer
              • Garage
              • Heating
              • Internet
              • Iron & Board
              • Laundry Soap
              • Linens Provided
              • Local Activities Guide
              • Local Maps
              • Local Restaurant Guide
              • Paper Towels
              • Parking
              • Parking Off Street
              • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
              • Toilet Paper
              • Towels Provided
              • Washing Machine
              • Water Cooler
              • Wireless Internet

              Kitchen

              • Coffee Maker
              • Cooking Utensils
              • Dishwasher
              • Freezer
              • Grill
              • Ice Maker
              • Kitchen
              • Microwave
              • Oven
              • Refrigerator
              • Stove
              • Toaster

              Outside

              • Deck / Patio:

                Deck with two tables and seating for 8...moreless

              • Outdoor Grill
              • Outdoor Grill Gas
              • Patio

              Payment Type

              • Mastercard
              • Visa
               

              Reviews

              Write a review 4.9
              from 10 traveler reviews
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              Rental basis: Per property
              Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
              Spring 2015
              May 1 - Jun 12, 2015
              2 night min stay
              $225
              $1,475
              Summer
              Jun 13 - Sep 7, 2015
              3 night min stay
              $400
              $2,700
              Fall 2015
              Sep 8 - Oct 31, 2015
              3 night min stay
              $225
              $1,475
              Winter 2015
              Nov 1 - Apr 30, 2016
              60 night min stay

              $950
              * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

              Additional information about rental rates

              Fees:

              • Cleaning fee $150 + tax
              • Pet Fee $150 + tax
              • Tax Rate 6%

              Notes:

              Pet Fee $150/wk for up to 2 dogs.

              Down payment is refundable up to 90 days prior to the stay.


              Cancellation policy:

              Policy available by contacting owner when booking.


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              Last updated: 01/20/2015
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              Location

              10 Miles
              Nearest Airport
              Cherry Capital Airport
              0.25 Miles
              Nearest Barpub
              Boone's Prime Time Pub
              0.25 Miles
              Nearest Motorway
              M-22
              0.5 Miles
              Nearest Restaurant
              Martha's
              0.1 Miles
              Nearest Beach
              Suttons Bay - on site

              Car: Necessary

              Summer Activities include: winery tours, bicycling, beach activities (swimming, playgrounds, picnics, beach volleyball), fishing, boating, water skiing, windsurfing, jet skiing, kayaking, canoeing, hiking (Sleeping Bear Sand Dunes National Lakeshore, Whaleback Point) and tours of the lighthouse at Northport. Events include: Suttons Bay Art Festival (first weekend in August), Suttons Bay Jazz Festival (fourth Saturday in July), Antique Boat Show and the Farmers Market on Saturday mornings. Area events/destinations include: rides aboard the Inland Seas Schoolship (a schooner teaching marine science), Cherry Festival in Traverse City, winery tours/wine tasting, horseback riding, Leland Wine and Food Festival, biking (the Leelanau Trail runs from Suttons Bay 15 miles to Traverse City). Fall offers spectacular color touring with bright red maples, vibrant oranges, yellows, and golds. A color tour is not complete without stopping by a farm market for fresh cider.

              Golf: Golf Information: There are multiple golf courses in the area, including some with driving ranges. Choose whether you want to play a 9 or 18 hole course (and of course the 19th hole too!) The Leelanau Club at Bahle Farms is 4 miles away and one of the nicest courses on the Peninsula. Also nearby are: Dunes Golf Club ~ Empire, The Homestead ~Glen Arbor, King's Challenge ~Golf Club Cedar, Mistwood Golf Club ~ Lake Ann, Sleeping Bear Golf Club ~ Cedar, There are multiple courses in the Traverse City area as well.

              Ski: Skiing is available at The Homestead, Holiday Hills, and Crystal Mountain Resort. It is less than thirty minutes to the Homestead -- a family friendly ski resort featuring three lifts, a great lesson program, up to date ski (downhill or cross country) and snowboard rental equipment and spectacular views of Lake Michigan! Crystal Mountain resort is approximately one hour away. There are also numerous cross country trails in the area and close access to the TART trails. Enjoy ice skating at the downtown Suttons Bay rink, great ice fishing, dining out, sunrises over Suttons Bay and snowmobiling. Many restaurants and resorts offer a warm up by the fireplace, along with your favorite food and beverages. Traverse City boasts two local breweries and the Leelanau Peninsula is proud of its many wineries.

               

              Owner info

              Year Purchased: 2005

              About the owner: I live in Denver, Colorado and own a canine physical therapy business. I left Michigan after I graduated from college because I wanted to live in the mountains. It has been wonderful but do look forward to returning to Suttons Bay Michigan some day.

              Why the Owner Chose Suttons Bay:
              Suttons Bay is my childhood home. I purchased this property for my retirement. I am happy to share this property with people because Suttons Bay and Leelanau county is a very special place. It hasn't been touched by big box stores and provides a wonderful setting to get away from it all.


              Contact us

              Speaks: english

              Links to more information:

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              Photos

              • Sunrise over Suttons Bay

                Sunrise over Suttons Bay

              • New chair in living room

                New chair in living room

              • Master Bedroom

                Master Bedroom

              • Deck - Two tables w/chairs and gas grill

                Deck - Two tables w/chairs and gas grill

              • View from front window toward the bay.

                View from front window toward the bay.

              • Master bedroom

                Master bedroom

              • Kitchen looking into the laundry room

                Kitchen looking into the laundry room

              • Cottage - Front View

                Cottage - Front View

              • New sofa in living room

                New sofa in living room

              • Living Room - Looking toward bedroom 1

                Living Room - Looking toward bedroom 1

              • Dining room looking into bedroom 2

                Dining room looking into bedroom 2

              • Private Beach - Looking toward downtown Suttons Bay

                Private Beach - Looking toward downtown Suttons Bay

              • Living room toward entry

                Living room toward entry

              • Public beach just down the street

                Public beach just down the street

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              Date last modified - Wednesday, January 21, 2015

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              Minimum stay: 2-60 nights
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              • Sleeps
                8
              • Bedrooms
                3
              • Bathrooms
                2
              • Property type
                Cottage
              • Reviews
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              Owner
              Member since: 2006
              Speaks: english
              • Response time: Within 2 days
              • Response rate: 100%
              • Calendar last updated: 01/20/2015
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