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Lovely: Somewhere in Time! Gracious Lakefront-Sand-Sunsets-Paradise Lake

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Elegant & classic Foursquare Colonial Holiday Home with charm in every room

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Last updated: 04/28/2015
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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Weekly arrivals each Sunday, Book Now for 2015 summer
Pearlview is a large, charming cottage for families.

*WEEKLY VISITS: 'Pearlview' cottage is a finely restored 1900's era foursquare colonial cottage set off a wooded lakeside road only minutes from fun-filled Mackinaw City.

SUNSET LOCATION: Ideally situated on an elevated bluff with a sandy lake bottom and panoramic views, this charming vacation home is available for great weekly vacations with friends and family.

SPACIOUS: This gracious, Mackinac Island styled home features 3 bedrooms and 2 full baths, one with a claw foot tub; both with showers. It is extremely comfortable for 6-8 persons, and welcomes up to 9 in beds, +crib

GRACIOUS: Three levels of wood flooring & trim with a stately staircase showcase the design elements of a bygone era in home building. All three levels have 9 ft ceilings, or higher. Two living areas, parlor, dining room, sunroom, & media room welcome guests seeking comfort, space and relaxation. The stately covered porch (25' by 9')overlooks the shore; perfect for sunsets or an afternoon nap.

PRIVATE: The house is set on 181 feet of blissful, private frontage on the sundrenched shore of serene Paradise Lake. Nearly 2 acres in size & woods beyond, privacy is assured. Laze on the boathouse balcony overlooking the lake; cool off with a dip in the sandy bottom lake; make drinks for a porch party; then relax as the sun sparkles and dips in the western sky. Pearlview is a great vacation spot.

ACCESSIBLE: This holiday home is easily accessible to both US 31 and I-75. Mackinaw City and Mackinac Island are just next door to the north. Be at the ferry docks in under 10 minutes. The Mackinaw Bridge, Cross Village, famous 'Tunnel of Trees', Harbor Springs, Sturgeon Bay, Wilderness Park, the Inland Waterway, Indian River and Petoskey are easy drives.
EXTRA ASSETS: Pearlview offers all the amenities for a superb vacation: quality sheets & linens, full kitchen, dishwasher, utensils,china,stemware, 52'flat-screen TV with Direct TV satellite with HBO and premium channels, DVD Player, full laundry, sunroom, old-fashioned sunporch glider, porch swing, dock, boathouse balcony, hammock. *sprawling yard for the kids with a Rainbow systems playground!
Internet is not offered as a reliabe option in this area....we recommend the airport in Pellston for those who need reliable and regular work service!

While retaining historic charm, it is also very comfortable!

CLEAN: Lovely furnishings and rugs compliment the wood floors throughout the cottage. The lowest level is a family gathering fun area: spacious & modern with high 10' ceiling ---set up for media viewing, games,reading and internet. This is a comfortable place where the entire family will want to lounge.
Pearlview is a wonderful family vacation destination in northern Michigan. It offers the charm of yesteryear amidst modern conveniences for a relaxing, old-fashioned holiday 'upnorth'.

Create lasting memories at Pearview. This charming cottage is available WEEKLY ONLY , Sundays, all year.
(no discounts/no pets)
*****Minutes from fun at the tip of the mitten. Come Visit!!
..looking for a smaller chalet for fishing?
+++(We also have a Hidden Gem; The Lily Pad lakefront chalet available nearby, see VRBO 175269, Postcard Perfect, very reasonably priced.)
Or VRBO 425516 is our Beach Bucket classic cabin on pristine Douglas Lake, for 4-6 people, very reasonably priced!

RATES:*****Weekly Availability Only, Sundays --check-in 4 pm, check-out 10:30 am
$2495-2595 WEEKLY + cleaning, michigan tax --
2595 in July/August
6% MI tax and $175 cleaning fee applies to weekly rates above...
Refundable 500-security deposit,add 175-Holiday fee for July 4 week.
Welcome to Pearlview!

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Property Type

  • Cottage

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters
  • Children Welcome:

    Premier location for your northern Michigan family vacation. Pearlview is in the center of things your kids will love: Mackinaw bridge, the U.P., the fort, Mill Creek has a new zipline, and wall climbing--Thunder Falls is a waterpark nearby, Mackinac Club Golf course 5 minutes away! Fishing is excellent, and bait is available nearby....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 8-10

  • Bedroom 4: 1 queen

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

    Tempur-pedic bed...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 2 double

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 1 twin/ single, 1 baby crib

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  • Sunroom: 1 sleep sofa /futon

    Porch glider, fold-down style...moreless

  • Queen size Beds (1) Tempurpedic queen mattress---Best of the Best!---Heavenly sleeping. --mstr bedrm upstairs w/ antique walnut European armoire and dresser., Double Beds (1) 2 double beds in 2nd bedroom upstairs with fainting couch and dresser, Twin or Single Beds (1) twin sleigh bed in 3rd bedroom next to master. also contains an oak infant crib, Baby Cribs (1) full size quality oak crib in 3rd bedroom + with a twin sleigh bed, Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) comfortable glider bed, old-fashioned sun porch style, but new!...moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, tub, shower

    Large second floor bath; charming clawfoot tub...moreless

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower, tub

    Spacious bath...moreless

  • 2 large baths, full amenities, lovely, clean

Entertainment

  • Books:

    Bookshelf with books for kids and adults in media room...moreless

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player:

    A few Family selections offered...moreless

  • Satellite / Cable:

    Direct TV! Premium channels offered...moreless

  • Television:

    52' large flat screen in media room...moreless

  • Toys:

    Children's play area with toys for young ones...moreless

  • Video Library

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Cinemas
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Restaurants
  • Theme Parks
  • Zoo

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Boating
  • Miniature Golf
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Beachfront:

    sandy bottom lakefront, quintessential up north! good fishing, too....moreless

  • Lakefront:

    boat launch is a few minutes drive. nice dock is on property. panoramic lake views, sunsets, sun all day....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Sailing
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • Swimming
  • Water Skiing

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people

General

  • Clothes Dryer:

    inside the laundry room...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided:

    quality sheets, comforters, towels all provided...moreless

  • Living Room
  • Parking:

    No RVs or campers or tents...moreless

  • Parking Off Street:

    long driveway,private parking, wooded behind, no RV,s campers or tents allowed...moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    Please bring your own beach towels!...moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    inside the laundry room...moreless

Kitchen

  • Catering Available:

    local chef Nancy Keller, from The Pellston Market--excellent! Also, we can provide information for a chefs contact from Cheboygan--prepared meals which you may have available for any meals or all meals-...moreless

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils:

    spode flatware and servingware 18/10...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    tiled floor and counters, large refrigerator, quality plates, utensils, coffeemaker grinds beans, calphalon pans...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator:

    large, double door...moreless

  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Balcony:

    boathouse balcony sets above the water for best sunset viewing or lakeside dining....moreless

  • Boat:

    Sylvan fishing boat available for additional fee...moreless

  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf:

    Mackinac Club Within 2 miles...moreless

  • Lanai / Gazebo:

    large covered front porch with seating, lake views, + porch swing seats 3....moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    Large lawn on both sides of cottage and annual flowers, well maintained, sprinkler system...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill
 

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My Standard Rate
7 night min stay

$2,495

Changeover Day: Sunday


Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • cleaning $175 + tax
  • Sylvan 14" aluminum boat $300 + tax
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
  • Tax Rate 6%

Notes:

Fall SALE: We are offering full weeks after labor day for 1795.00 if booked by April 15, 2014. (300- off fall rates!)


Cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking.


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Owner info

Year Purchased: 2007

About the owner: active family with 3 girls,love: to travel, antiquing,designing,redesigning, decorating, redecorating, real estate, reading, art, sewing, family, and long to be upnorth and down south permanently back and forth!

Why the Owner Chose Mackinaw City:
We love northern Michigan. The lure of a traditional escape was premier, while the natural beauty, relaxing pace, and charm continue to inspire us. Some people visit; others never want to leave. This is our way of staying!

The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
quiet bliss, beautiful sunsets on a perfect porch, lazy hammock naps, whole books completed :) and s'mores, too.


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  • Elegant & classic Foursquare Colonial Holiday Home with charm in every room

    Elegant & classic Foursquare Colonial Holiday Home with charm in every room

  • Relax as the world goes by.... beautiful, elevated porch overlooking Paradise!

    Relax as the world goes by.... beautiful, elevated porch overlooking Paradise!

  • Cheery sunroom entry area for reading, resting...& washer and dryer available

    Cheery sunroom entry area for reading, resting...& washer and dryer available

  • classic kitchen & modern amenities-dishwasher,  microwave, tile counters, island

    classic kitchen & modern amenities-dishwasher, microwave, tile counters, island

  • Lovely downstairs full bath: tub w/ shower, pedastal sink; spacious and sweet!

    Lovely downstairs full bath: tub w/ shower, pedastal sink; spacious and sweet!

  • Master bedroom with queen Tempur-pedic mattress for peaceful holiday sleep!

    Master bedroom with queen Tempur-pedic mattress for peaceful holiday sleep!

  • sweet twin bedroom with baby crib  for little vacationers!

    sweet twin bedroom with baby crib for little vacationers!

  • Media room on lowest level -modern amenities: Direct TV,  game area, internet

    Media room on lowest level -modern amenities: Direct TV, game area, internet

  • Boating fun on all sports Paradise Lake--good fishing, swimming, sandy bottom!

    Boating fun on all sports Paradise Lake--good fishing, swimming, sandy bottom!

  • Classic large cottage in the Mackinac Island style-(ferry is only minutes away!)

    Classic large cottage in the Mackinac Island style-(ferry is only minutes away!)

  • Large upstairs full bath w/ Vintage clawfoot tub, + seperate shower, pretty view

    Large upstairs full bath w/ Vintage clawfoot tub, + seperate shower, pretty view

  • Pretty Paradise Lake is serene-- gentle slope, sandy bottom, kid friendly!

    Pretty Paradise Lake is serene-- gentle slope, sandy bottom, kid friendly!

  • Sunset view, sandy bottom lake, great dock, boat rental option,postcard perfect!

    Sunset view, sandy bottom lake, great dock, boat rental option,postcard perfect!

  • Fine craftsmanship, gorgeous lakefront, -- like having your own bed & breakfast!

    Fine craftsmanship, gorgeous lakefront, -- like having your own bed & breakfast!

  • Gracious dining room seats 6-10 with lakeside views + or dine outside patio, BBQ

    Gracious dining room seats 6-10 with lakeside views + or dine outside patio, BBQ

  • Elegant details, high ceilings, very charming and comfortable for vacationers

    Elegant details, high ceilings, very charming and comfortable for vacationers

  • grand staircase, historic charm

    grand staircase, historic charm

  • Delightful upstairs bedroom with 2 doubles and large closet, mirror seating area

    Delightful upstairs bedroom with 2 doubles and large closet, mirror seating area

  • 2 Spacious baths; each has shower, tub, sink; linens provided; pamper yourself !

    2 Spacious baths; each has shower, tub, sink; linens provided; pamper yourself !

  • Popular lower level bonus room-queen bed, cozy wood walls, tile floors, closet

    Popular lower level bonus room-queen bed, cozy wood walls, tile floors, closet

  • lots of lawn to play on, flowers in season, lovely views of the lake-come enjoy!

    lots of lawn to play on, flowers in season, lovely views of the lake-come enjoy!

  • Elevated boathouse balcony w/dining table &chairs in summer months-sunset views

    Elevated boathouse balcony w/dining table &chairs in summer months-sunset views

  • spacious kitchen with cooking island, vintage charm with updated needs, clean!

    spacious kitchen with cooking island, vintage charm with updated needs, clean!

  • Come visit beautiful Pearlview with your family for a relaxing vacation upnorth!

    Come visit beautiful Pearlview with your family for a relaxing vacation upnorth!

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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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Member since: 2006
Speaks: english
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  • Calendar last updated 04/28/2015
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