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North Lake Leelanau Cottage

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Last updated: 07/03/2015
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  • Minimum stay:3-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

North Lake Leelanau (approximately 20 minutes northwest of Traverse City, Michigan). Newer upper level carriage house is accessed via private road, in a park-like setting and is within 50’ of hard, sandy bottom North Lake Leelanau. Be our guest on our lake front lot (over 100’). We are hosts who make sure your stay is very enjoyable. Has an open floor plan that is beautifully decorated, with fully equipped kitchen, full bathroom, living room, and full size brand-new very comfortable Murphy bed and immaculately clean. Bed linens and towels are provided. Perfect accommodations for two people. Great romantic getaway or honeymoon cottage.
Linens Provided
Full kitchen with snack-bar
Full size Murphy Bed / Hardwood floors throughout
Pool table, darts
Wireless (high speed internet access)
Flat Panel TV / DVD Player / Movies / Cable / Phone / Bose Sound System
Two Kayaks Provided
New Baby Q - BBQ
Large Upper Deck
Fire pit for bon fires
Boat Mooring
No Smoking
Not Handicapped Accessible

Rental during July and August is weekly from Saturday to Saturday. Arrival 4:00 p.m. with departure at 10:00 am the following Saturday.

From Traverse City go north on M-22 to Suttons Bay. Shortly after going thru Suttons Bay, turn left (west) onto M-204 -- proceed (approx 5 miles) to the corner of Eagle Highway also known as North Lake Leelanau Drive/641. Turn right on Eagle Highway (also known as North Lake Leelanau Drive / 641). In 1/2 mile, turn left (this is still N. Lake Leelanau Drive / 641). Continue 1/2 mile (halfway up hill) to first road (dirt) and turn left, there are posts with names listed. It is marked N. Sunset Shores and N. Twin Pines Drive. Drive down dirt road until you see a curve to the left, turn left at curve. Proceed to 9th driveway on right to 487 N. Twin Pines Drive.

Keywords: Cottage, cabin, vacation rental, honeymoon


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Property Type

  • Cottage

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Massage


  • Non Smoking Only
  • Not Suitable For Children
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2, Beds for 2

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

Other Amenities

  • Air Conditioning, Beautiful Pool Table, Electronic Dart Game, Deck w/automatic Sunset awning if needed, beach towels and chairs, lawn fire pit, life jackets....moreless


  • DVD Player
  • Music Library
  • Pool Table:

    Beautiful pool table and also dart game....moreless

  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television:

    Flat panel tv....moreless

  • Video Library


  • Away From It All
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions


  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Restaurants
  • Water Parks
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

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

Location Type

  • Village:

    Close to Villages of: Lake Leelanau, Leland, and Suttons Bay, Northport, and Glen Arbor....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Sailing
  • Skiing
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing


  • Dining:

    4 Bar stools at kitchen bar and coffee table pulls out to use as a snack/eating area....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people


  • Air Conditioning:

    State of the art mini-split system for A/C and heating....moreless

  • Clothes Dryer:

    Can use dryer in main house....moreless

  • Computer Available:

    When necessary....moreless

  • Free Long Distance
  • Garage:

    Garage below carriage house is for your use....moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    Brand new mini-split system for A/C and heating. Heats and cools in minutes....moreless

  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine:

    Can use washer in main house....moreless

  • Wireless Internet


  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen:

    Snack bar with 4 stools....moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items:

    Coffee filters, coffee, tea....moreless

  • Refrigerator
  • Stove:

    Electric, smooth top....moreless

  • Toaster


  • Balcony:

    Sunsetter awning w/remote. Private with table, 4 chairs, and 2 lounge chairs....moreless

  • Deck / Patio:

    Gas grill on the bottom deck....moreless



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from 7 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Jun 20 - Sep 11, 2015
7 night min stay

Sep 12 - Oct 23, 2015
3 night min stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Refundable Damage Deposit $200
  • Taxes Not included


Deposit of $300 to hold reservation. If cancelled within 45 days of reservation, deposit is returned. Balance is due one week prior to arrival plus $200 security deposit. Security deposit held for one day after departure.

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Last updated: 07/03/2015
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25 Miles
Nearest Airport
Cherry Capital Airport, Traverse City
1 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Village of Lake Leelanau
5 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Just minutes from many.
14 Miles
Nearest Ski
Homestead, Glen Arbor, MI

Car: Necessary

Central Air Conditioning, Moreling, wildlife viewing, Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore, Historic 19th Century Fishtown in Leland, Wineries, Charter boat fishing out of Leland, Casinos, Traverse City Film Festival, Ferry to Manitou Islands and Mackinaw Island, Beach Walking, Great Federal and State Parks, Cherry Festival and always lots to do or not to do (smile).


Owner info

About the owner: Had vacationed in this beautiful area (Leelanau County) for years and love it (still do).

Why the Owner Chose Lake Leelanau:
One of the most beautiful areas in the world, especially Sleeping Bear Dunes as it was voted most beautiful in the world by Good Morning America.

The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
Perfect for two - vacation or honeymoon.

Contact us

Speaks: english

Guestbook comments from the owner

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  • Peek-A-Boo Carriage House

    Peek-A-Boo Carriage House

  • Front view of Peek-A-Boo

    Front view of Peek-A-Boo

  • Kitchen/Snack Bar

    Kitchen/Snack Bar

  • Bathroom / shower / sink / stool.  Plenty of towels/linens.

    Bathroom / shower / sink / stool. Plenty of towels/linens.

  • Outside stairway.

    Outside stairway.

  • Below is your garage.

    Below is your garage.

  • Front of main house.

    Front of main house.

  • Front of main house.

    Front of main house.

  • Hosta gardens along edge of lawn.

    Hosta gardens along edge of lawn.

  • Another beautiful sunset on Lake Leelanau.

    Another beautiful sunset on Lake Leelanau.

  • Sunset over North Lake Leelanau

    Sunset over North Lake Leelanau

  • Peek-A-Boo Carriage House

    Peek-A-Boo Carriage House

  • Living Room

    Living Room

  • Murphy Full Size Bed.

    Murphy Full Size Bed.

  • View from upper deck.

    View from upper deck.

  • Baby-Q


  • Chairs for sunning/reading your favorite book (or fishing).

    Chairs for sunning/reading your favorite book (or fishing).

  • The road to the cottage.

    The road to the cottage.

  • Looking up the lake.

    Looking up the lake.

  • More gardens.

    More gardens.

  • Sleeping Bear Dunes.

    Sleeping Bear Dunes.

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Minimum stay: 3-7 nights
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