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Traverse City, Spider Lake Waterfront, All Sports Lake: Year Round

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12 Passenger Pontoon Boat Included with Summer Weekly Rentals Fishing Boat extra

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  • Minimum stay:4-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Ask Owner
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Traverse City house description

'No more expected tips, no 'do not disturb' signs, no knocks at the door - Say Hello to a whole house !
This house is no longer a Vacation Rental - but we have others - all shapes and sizes. So let us know what you are looking for. If the calendar shows open, then we have something available. Just ask !


Suds' N Snow - First Weekend of March: Snowshoes Meets Microbrews !
Timber Ridge Nordic Center - formerly Jellystone Park.
Snow = you know the white cold stuff that makes our area look like a Christmas Card Scene.
Micro-beers = shoeshoe from station to station for taste testing ! Mackinaw Brewing, Bells, Right Brain and more...
Live Music = The Mike Moran Band is here for 2009.
Food = provided by Red Mesa Grill, Freshwater Lodge & Scheldes.
Tickets = $20 in advance includes a glass, trail pass, 2 tasting tickets & live music.
Sells out at 700 = if any tickets available Saturday - $30 each.
Additional food & tasting tickets = $1 each.
Benefits=Local Foster Care & Adoption Programs.
eMail me for more info and a complete list of accommodation choices from 2 people - 15 people.

Other Vacation Home We Manage:: 1) BASS COVE COTTAGE - 4 bedrooms, 2 baths, 2 kitchens, pool table, WD, WiFi and more...

2) SPIDER LAKE HOUSE - 4 bedrooms, 3 full baths, ping pong table - extra quiet & private

3) HAROLDS RESORT - 7 log cabins on a private peninsula - with the best sandy, safe, shallow, warm beach on Spider Lake

4) WILKINS LANDING II - 2 bedroms, 1 bath, no close neighbors - quiet, private, secluded

BOAT RENTALS : Row Boats w/5 hp motors, Kayaks, Pontoon Boats

Let us know what you are looking for - we have all shapes & sizes of places,, all seasons or all reasons

Kathy & Rolf

This House is available for rent all year long: Available for .. Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Years, Easter, Mothers Day, Memorial Weekend, Birthdays, Anniversaries... and more...
** 12/13 - The house will be having a remodeling project going on this winter and will not be available until Spring 2014 **

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Property Type

  • House
  • 2400 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeping

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Children Welcome
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 15

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen, 1 twin/ single, 1 sleep sofa /futon

    lake views...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 double

    lake views...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 1 double

    lake views...moreless

  • Bedroom 4: 1 double

    corner room...moreless

  • Rec Room: 1 double

    lake views...moreless

  • Bedroom 5: 1 queen

    lake views...moreless

  • Summer Weekly Rentals BRING: Linens-Sheets for beds, towels, soap and paper products Fall, Winter, Spring Nightly Rentals: Linens, towels and basic soap & paper products provided Pillows & Blankets are here - you do not need to bring them....moreless

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

    LARGE...moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower

    upstairs...moreless

  • Bathroom 3: toilet, shower

    main floor...moreless

  • Summer Weekly Rentals BRING: Soap, TP, garbage bags, tissue, etc... Fall, Winter, Spring Nightly Rentals: basic soap and paper provided ALL BRING: Your own personal bath supplies...moreless

Other Amenities

  • Also included in Summer Weekly Rentals is an 12 passenger Pontoon Boat, 2nd Fridge on lowest level in summertime, Bon Fire Pit - supply your own wood, Pontoon boat Optional for Fall Rentals - weather permitting, Optional is a 12-14' 2 or 3 passenger row boat with 5hp motor $225 per week Kayaks for rent from Harolds Resort: $40 per day for 1 kayak or $60 per day for 2 kayaks If you must cancel your reservation, we reserve the right to retain your deposit. If you cancel within fourteen days, we will keep your deposit and you are responsible for the remainder of your reservation. If we can rebook your accommodations, we will return your deposit less a 10 % rebooking fee ( $300). We will make every attempt to re book your accommodations. The more notice we have, the better the chances....moreless

Entertainment

  • DVD Player
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Family

Attractions

  • Autumn Foliage
  • Bay/Sound
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Coin Laundry
  • Forests
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Pond
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Horseback Riding
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Lake:

    located on a quiet NO WAKE bay of Spider Lake...moreless

  • Waterfront:

    Spider Lake is a 459 acre 'all sports' lake....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Hunting Small Game
  • Ice Skating
  • Jet Skiing
  • Mountain Biking
  • Pier Fishing
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Skiing
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 11 people

General

  • Activities Guide
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking Off Street
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Stove

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Beach Chairs
  • Boat Dock
  • Motorboat
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Patio
  • Walkway To Water
  • Wood Deck
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Summer Weekly: Sun to Sun
Jun 28 - Aug 30, 2015
7 night min stay

$3,400

Changeover Day: Sunday

My Standard Rate
4 night min stay
$400

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $400
  • OPTION; an extra gas $30
  • OPTION; add 2 Kayaks $250
  • OPTION: + 14' boat/motor $225
  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

If you must cancel your reservation, we reserve the right to retain your deposit. If you cancel within 14 days, we will keep your deposit and you are responsible for the remainder of your reservation. If we can re-book your accommodations, we will return your deposit less a 10 % re-booking fee . We will make every attempt to re book your accommodations. Pontoon Boat Included with WEEKLY SUMMER

Nightly Rentals: Full payment + refundable damage deposit required to confirm the reservation

Weekly Rentals: 50% payment required to confirm the reservation then, Balance + refundable damage deposit due 2 weeks prior to arrival.

Refundable damage deposit will be sent back to you after you leave, if there are no damages, missing items etc..

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Location

8 Miles
Nearest Airport
Cherry Capitol Airport - TVC
15 Miles
Nearest Motorway
US 131 & M113 near Kingsley
1 Miles
Nearest Beach
Public Island in the middle of Spider lake

Car: Necessary

This spacious vacation home is located within Grand Traverse County on Spider Lake. The area contains many Inland Lakes and GT Bay creating a wonderland of water activities and water sports. The Boardman River snakes through the county for canoeing, fly fishing, & tubing opportunities before emptying into GT bay near downtown. TC is the Tart Cherry Capitol of the World and other farm fresh produce can be found seasonally throughout the area . The region is also home to many award winning wineries where you can tour and taste ! Two casinos are in the area w/gaming & entertainment options year round. Winter time brings snow, SNOW & more snow, and the state land keeps trails groomed for X-C skiing, snowshoeing & snowmobiling - & to keep the place beautiful and white - just like a Christmas card photo. While there are many reasons to come to this area of god's country - don't forget to schedule some time for R & R ! The best reason of all ! This map shows the exact location.

Other Activities: x-c skiing, snowshoeing, snowmobiling, hiking

Golf: Would you rather stay 'off the beaten path' and Golf a different place everyday, or get in a few hours of fishing after the back nine ? Why settle for a 'room' when you can have a Whole House on the Lake !! When you are here, you will feel like you are in the middle of nowhere, but will have easy access to 'town' and all the Golf Courses in the area - and there are lots !

Ski: Over 200 inches of snow fall in Grand Traverse County every Winter, we can't always predict when, so be ready for it almost anytime... ! Could be in November or March ( or April ) But pretty good chance for Dec, Jan, and Feb - that we will be covered in white when you get here.. even if it's green 'downstate' ... We are close to Holiday Hills for great Family Skiing, Beginner/Intermediate Skiing, Snowboarding, and Snow Tubing. Muncie Lakes Pathway is a nicely marked and groomed X-C skiing , snowshoeing and hiking trail system a few miles away. Timber Ridge nearby has x-c ski and snowshoe rentals and lighted trails that hook up with our VASA trails. The bigger hills.... Crystal Mtn and Shuss & Shanty Creek are about 45-60 minutes away .

 

Owner info

About the owner: We own Harolds Resort with 6 Log Cabins and a Cute & Adorable Little Studio, and we manage five Private Vacation Homes, all on Spider Lake, 12 miles SE of downtown Traverse City. So when you are here on the lake, you will feel like you are in the middle of nowhere, but there is easy access to 'town'.. Traverse City that is ! We came to Spider Lake from San Diego in the fall of 1990 and stayed at Harolds Resort and fell in love with Spider Lake, Harolds Resort and Traverse City. While we were here, the owner said if you love the place so much, why don't you buy it ! And many long distance phone calls later.. we did and arrived on property in the Spring of 1990. We have raised out two boys, Dieter and Hunter here and now are grandparents of TWIN boys born in 8/13 and now they will have all the fun of growing up on that Harolds Resort beach just like our boys did !

Why the Owner Chose Traverse City:
We started to manage this property - many years ago., Someone else came along and loved it so much they bought it and it is no longer a Vacation Rental. We have others on Spider Lake - so just let us know your needs and dreams.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
The area is very wooded and sparsley developed to give it that 'Up North, In The Woods, On The Lake' feeling. Lots of State Land around to do all the activities that you might want to do and the place to do 'nothing' - which you should definitely do. Just 12 miles from downtown - gives you easy access to all that TC has to offer and everywhere you go, it's a scenic drive.


Contact us

Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • 12 Passenger Pontoon Boat Included with Summer Weekly Rentals
Fishing Boat extra

    12 Passenger Pontoon Boat Included with Summer Weekly Rentals Fishing Boat extra

  • Sun Deck feels like it's hanging out over the lake

    Sun Deck feels like it's hanging out over the lake

  • Kitchen is open to Dining Room and overlooks the lake

    Kitchen is open to Dining Room and overlooks the lake

  • Bdrm # 1 LARGE w/Queen, Full Size Futon Sofa Bed, + side room with TWIN bed

    Bdrm # 1 LARGE w/Queen, Full Size Futon Sofa Bed, + side room with TWIN bed

  • Bdrm # 1 LARGE = Large Windows overlooks the lake & Sm Cable TV

    Bdrm # 1 LARGE = Large Windows overlooks the lake & Sm Cable TV

  • Bath # 1- off Bdrm # 1 - NEW tub, toilet, sink/vanity & flooring

    Bath # 1- off Bdrm # 1 - NEW tub, toilet, sink/vanity & flooring

  • Bedroom # 3 - Corner Room 2 Windows, overlooks the lake

    Bedroom # 3 - Corner Room 2 Windows, overlooks the lake

  • Bath # 2 - Shower Over Tub, Dbl Sink, near bedrooms # 2,3,4

    Bath # 2 - Shower Over Tub, Dbl Sink, near bedrooms # 2,3,4

  • Bedroom # 5 - LARGE, King Bed, Room for a Porta-Crib, LG Window overlooks lake

    Bedroom # 5 - LARGE, King Bed, Room for a Porta-Crib, LG Window overlooks lake

  • LR- Cable TV, WiFi, All New Carpet, Walls, Ceiling, Ceiling Fan

    LR- Cable TV, WiFi, All New Carpet, Walls, Ceiling, Ceiling Fan

  • Rec Room, Ping Pong Table & Dbl Bed -  walks out to Lake Level

    Rec Room, Ping Pong Table & Dbl Bed - walks out to Lake Level

  • Lakeside: Near Casinos, Wineries, Shopping
View from Spider Lake

    Lakeside: Near Casinos, Wineries, Shopping View from Spider Lake

  • Spider Lake - 459 acres 'All Sports' Fish N' Swim

    Spider Lake - 459 acres 'All Sports' Fish N' Swim

  • Dining Room open to Kitchen/Living Room and overlooks the lake

    Dining Room open to Kitchen/Living Room and overlooks the lake

  • French Door Frig, Ceramic Top Stove, Well Stocked Kitchen

    French Door Frig, Ceramic Top Stove, Well Stocked Kitchen

  • Futon can be a Sofa or Full Size Bed in Bedroom # 1

    Futon can be a Sofa or Full Size Bed in Bedroom # 1

  • LARGE Bath # 1 off of Bdrm # 1 - NEW tub, toilet, sink/vanity/flooring

    LARGE Bath # 1 off of Bdrm # 1 - NEW tub, toilet, sink/vanity/flooring

  • Bedroom # 2 - Full Bed, Window overlooks the lake

    Bedroom # 2 - Full Bed, Window overlooks the lake

  • Bedroom # 4 - Full Size Bed, Corner Room - 2 windows

    Bedroom # 4 - Full Size Bed, Corner Room - 2 windows

  • Bath # 2 - near Bedrooms # 2,3,4 - Full Bath

    Bath # 2 - near Bedrooms # 2,3,4 - Full Bath

  • Living Room overlooks the lake - NEWLY REMODELED

    Living Room overlooks the lake - NEWLY REMODELED

  • Rec Rm: Ping Pong, Dbl Bed, Sofa, Recliner & Extra Frig

    Rec Rm: Ping Pong, Dbl Bed, Sofa, Recliner & Extra Frig

  • Come play in the Snow! - view from the road- Open all Year

    Come play in the Snow! - view from the road- Open all Year

  • Bath # 3  w/shower - Near Kitchen and Bedroom # 5

    Bath # 3 w/shower - Near Kitchen and Bedroom # 5

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Minimum stay: 4-7 nights
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  • Sleeps
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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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  • Reviews
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Member since: 2008
Speaks: english
  • Calendar last updated: 02/19/2015
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