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Torch River/Torch Lake Getaway

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Last updated: 10/29/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2-7 nights
  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Torch River house description

Our cottage has three bedrooms, sleeps up to eight and has everything you need to have a wonderful, relaxing vacation. There are 2 twin & 3 full size beds. Please bring your own bed linens, bath & kitchen towels. Air conditioning, washer/dryer, dishwasher, microwave, fire pit with firewood, charcoal grill, pedal boat, enclosed front porch. Private boat dock available upon request.

The cottage is located at the South end of Torch Lake on Torch River. Just a 5 minute boat ride from your backyard to beautiful Torch Lake. Within walking distance to the public access on Torch Lake.

No Pets. No Smoking. Rent by Week; Sat to Sat Memorial Day to Labor Day. Off Season Rates available; Week or Day during off season (two night minimum). Check-in time is 3:00 pm. Check-out time is 10:00 am.

Experience Torch Lake's crystal clear waters, sandy bottoms and phenomenal sunsets. Recognized by National Geographic as one of the three most beautiful lakes in the world. Torch Lake is located in northwestern Michigan’s lower peninsula in what is referred to as the area’s 'chain of lakes' region. Many lakes and rivers run through the rolling hills from the town of Bellaire to Elk Rapids. One of the things that makes Torch Lake so beautiful is its unusual color – a mixture of pastel green, blue and turquoise. Some have called it a 'Caribbean Blue.' The colors and clarity of Torch Lake leaves one with lasting memories. Ideal swimming, boating, water skiing, sailing and a variety of water activities.

The close by surrounding communities offer a wide variety of artistic and cultural pursuits, excellent shopping and antiquing opportunities, and a huge assortment of restaurants, allowing you to explore the many quaint, picturesque and historic villages and towns in the area.

Keywords: House, cabin, cottage, waterfront, water, river, lakehouse, dock, slip, sandbar, boat,Torch Lake, Torch River

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Property Type

      • House

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental

          Meals

              • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

              Suitability

              • Children Welcome
              • Non Smoking Only
              • Pets Not Allowed

              Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

              • Bedroom 1: 1 double

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              • Bedroom 2: 1 double

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              • Bedroom 3: 1 double, 2 twin/ single

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              • Bedroom 1, ground floor.... Bedrooms 2 and 3, upstairs

              Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

              • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

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              • The bathroom is on the ground floor

              Other Amenities

                  • Great area for Boating, Fishing, Golf, Fall Color Tours, Hunting, Skiing, Holiday get away. Located at the South End of Torch Lake on Torch River. Within walking distance to public access on Torch Lake. Short distance to shopping, casinos, nature walks, golf courses, ski hills, snowmobile trails, and much much more!...moreless

                  Entertainment

                  • DVD Player
                  • Games
                  • Satellite / Cable
                  • Stereo
                  • Television
                  • VCR
                  • Video Library

                  Theme

                  • Family
                  • Sports & Activities
                  • Tourist Attractions

                  Attractions

                  • Churches
                  • Cinemas
                  • Festivals
                  • Library
                  • Marina
                  • Museums
                  • Restaurants
                  • Winery Tours

                  Local Services & Businesses

                  • ATM/Bank
                  • Groceries

                  Leisure Activities

                  • Antiquing
                  • Boating
                  • Gambling Casinos
                  • Paddle Boating
                  • Scenic Drives
                  • Shopping
                  • Sight Seeing
                  • Walking
                  • Wildlife Viewing

                  Location Type

                  • Lake View
                  • Village:

                    Easy walk to Ice Cream, Family Restaurant, Marina, Boat Rentals, Party Store, Pizza, Hardware and Beach...moreless

                  • Waterfront

                  Sports & Adventure Activities

                  • Cross Country Skiing
                  • Cycling
                  • Fishing
                  • Fly Fishing
                  • Freshwater Fishing
                  • Golf
                  • Hiking
                  • Hot Air Ballooning
                  • Hunting
                  • Jet Skiing
                  • Kayaking
                  • Parasailing
                  • Sailing
                  • Snorkeling
                  • Snorkeling/Diving
                  • Swimming
                  • Tennis
                  • Water Skiing
                  • Water Tubing
                  • Wind-Surfing

                  Dining

                  • Dining Area
                  • Seating for 8 people

                  General

                  • Air Conditioning
                  • Clothes Dryer
                  • Iron & Board
                  • Parking Off Street
                  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
                  • Washing Machine

                  Kitchen

                  • Coffee Maker
                  • Cooking Utensils
                  • Dishes & Utensils
                  • Dishwasher
                  • Kitchen
                  • Microwave
                  • Oven
                  • Refrigerator
                  • Stove
                  • Toaster

                  Outside

                  • Bicycles:

                    You are welcome to bring your own bikes...moreless

                  • Boat:

                    You are welcome to bring your boat (1), The slip is 9' wide, 3' deep and easily fits our 26' pontoon boat...moreless

                  • Water Sports Gear:

                    Pedal boat for your use...moreless

                   

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                  Rental basis: Per property
                  Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                  Off Season
                  Sep 16 - May 14, 2015
                  2 night min stay
                  $150
                  $1,000
                  Summer
                  May 15 - Sep 15, 2015
                  7 night min stay

                  $1,600

                  Additional information about rental rates

                  Fees:

                  • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
                  • Taxes Included

                  Notes:

                  We are not able to accept credit cards.

                  $500 deposit required to reserve, $1550 weekly rent due 30 days prior to arrival. $500 deposit returned by mail after cleaning and inspection.


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                  Last updated: 10/29/2014
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                  21 Unavailable
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                  Location

                  25 Miles
                  Nearest Airport
                  Traverse City
                  4 Miles
                  Nearest Barpub
                  Alden Bar
                  100 Miles
                  Nearest Ferry
                  Mackinaw Island
                  6 Miles
                  Nearest Golf
                  Agaming
                  10 Miles
                  Nearest Motorway
                  US 31 or US 131
                  0.5 Miles
                  Nearest Restaurant
                  Torch Riviera
                  12 Miles
                  Nearest Ski
                  Schuss/Shanty Creek
                  Torch River
                  Nearest Beach
                  Torch Lake Sandbar

                  Car: Recommended

                  Use of Pedal Boat. Private Boat Dock on Torch River Bayou available upon request

                   

                  Owner info

                  Year Purchased: 2002

                  About the owner: Happily married since 1983, High School sweethearts. Love Torch Lake.

                  Why the Owner Chose Torch River:
                  We bought this home in hopes of retiring here some day. In the meantime we rent it out to help pay the expenses and to share our favorite spot with vacationers.

                  The Unique Benefits at this House:
                  We love the campfire and the easy access to our boat


                  Contact us

                  Speaks: english

                   

                  Photos

                  • BACKYARD & BOAT DOCK

                    BACKYARD & BOAT DOCK

                  • Torch Lake Sandbar

                    Torch Lake Sandbar

                  • Torch Lake Sandbar in the Winter

                    Torch Lake Sandbar in the Winter

                  • floating on Torch Lake enjoying the beautiful sunset

                    floating on Torch Lake enjoying the beautiful sunset

                  • HAPPY 4th OF JULY!

                    HAPPY 4th OF JULY!

                  • Torch River in the Fall

                    Torch River in the Fall

                  VRBO #136494

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                  This listing was first published here in 2007.

                  Date last modified - Wednesday, November 19, 2014

                  $150 - $229 per night (USD)
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                  3 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
                  Sleeps 8

                  View calendar: Updated 10/29/14
                  Minimum stay: 2-7 nights
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                  Member since: 2007
                  Speaks: english
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                  • Response rate: 60%
                  • Calendar last updated: 10/29/2014
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                  (231) 264-8498 (Michigan, USA)

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