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Executive Home in Elk Rapids on Lake Michigan

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Last updated: 10/08/2014
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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Elk Rapids house description

This is the perfect spot to have a Grand Traverse Bay vacation, directly across from Old Mission Peninsula. The Elk Rapids area is an upscale resort offering many wonderful amenities. This is why this location is called 'Bayside Sunsets Residential Rental.'

This home is truly one of a kind with a definite five star rating. The home was built in 2000 with the vision of building a lakefront cottage emphazing the charm of a 1900's gathering place for the owner's family. Her home emphasis is a cozy, intimate, peaceful setting with a classic touch of beauty displayed in each room.

The house is GORGEOUS! It has 5 bedrooms, 3.5 bathrooms. The house welcomes you the minute you pull into the driveway, past its beautiful flower gardens, trimmed lawn and majestic trees. Then, when you walk in the front door, you know you selected the perfect vacation home.

It has expansive views of the bay. You will enjoy the incredible sunsets! Looking towards Old Mission Peninsula the sunset dramatically displays blazing colors of orange, red and pink over the lake's horizon. In all of this glory the sunset disappears leaving a sky full of stars to be enjoyed.

Enjoy the brick patio surrounded by gardens while barbecuing your favorite meal on the grill, as the children play in the sand and water. The sandy beach is magnificient. There are no nasty weeds, only the rich sugar sand to enjoy at this great beach. The water level extends a great distance before depth increases, very safe for children. If you are lucky a sandbar may expose itself for another place to spread out your beach towels.

It is perfect for fishing, boating, tubing, skiing, or just sitting in that comfortable beach chair with your feet at the waters edge, reading your favorite book that you never have time for. Enjoy a beach fire, roasting marshmallows to a perfect golden brown.

Tranquility is everywhere--NO CITY SOUNDS

Keywords: Home

Property Type

  • House
  • 3600 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Onsite Services

              • Housekeeper Included

              Suitability

              • Long-Term Renters Welcome
              • Children Welcome:

                I love children, who are well behaved and respectful of others. My beach home will create lasting memories for them....moreless

              • Non Smoking Only:

                Smoking is not allowed inside the house or on the grounds....moreless

              • Pets Not Allowed
              • Wheelchair Inaccessible

              Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12, Beds for 12

              • Bunk Area

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              • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

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              • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

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              • Bedroom 4: 2 double

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              • Bedroom 3: 1 queen

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              • Downstairs in master bedroom is a queen bed. Upstairs are (2) bedrooms with queen beds. Another bedroom has two double beds. There are bunk beds and a 'secret toy room' next to it. Each bedroom is very private. Most bedrooms have a water view. Watch for the eagles. ...moreless

              Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

              Other Amenities

                  • 'firewood is not provided'

                  Entertainment

                  • Books:

                    The TV/Den room has a built in bookcase with a wide variety of books....moreless

                  • DVD Player
                  • Games:

                    Lots of board games kept in the upstairs middle bedroom....moreless

                  • Satellite / Cable:

                    (2) High speed internet via WiFi for your internet connectable devices....moreless

                  • Television:

                    (2) TV is upstairs and downstairs...moreless

                  • Toys:

                    There is a 'Sand Box' kept at the edge of the dune and in the garage are water floats and many more beach toys to be used....moreless

                  • VCR

                  Attractions

                  • Churches
                  • Cinemas
                  • Festivals
                  • Health/Beauty Spa
                  • Live Theater
                  • Marina
                  • Museums
                  • Playground
                  • Restaurants

                  Local Services & Businesses

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

                  Leisure Activities

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

                  Location Type

                  • Beachfront
                  • Lakefront
                  • Monument View

                  Sports & Adventure Activities

                  • Basketball Court
                  • Cycling
                  • Equestrian Events
                  • Fishing
                  • Freshwater Fishing
                  • Golf
                  • Golf Privileges Optional
                  • Hiking
                  • Hot Air Ballooning
                  • Hunting
                  • Ice Skating
                  • Jet Skiing
                  • Kayaking
                  • Mountain Biking
                  • Paragliding
                  • Parasailing
                  • Pier Fishing
                  • Sailing
                  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
                  • Skiing
                  • Snorkeling/Diving
                  • Snowboarding
                  • Snowmobiling
                  • Sound/Bay Fishing
                  • Swimming
                  • Tennis
                  • Water Skiing
                  • Wind-Surfing

                  Dining

                  • Dining:

                    Dining room has seating for twelve. The room is large. You will relax and have fun conversations overlooking the lake....moreless

                  • Dining Area
                  • Seating for 12 people

                  General

                  • Air Conditioning
                  • Broadband Access
                  • Clothes Dryer
                  • Garage:

                    two car garage...moreless

                  • Gas Fireplace:

                    located in the living room...moreless

                  • Heating
                  • Internet
                  • Iron & Board
                  • Linens Provided
                  • Living Room
                  • Parking:

                    Parking is permitted in the driveway, only. Boats are not allowed in the driveway....moreless

                  • Towels Provided
                  • Washing Machine:

                    Laundry room complete with everything you will need....moreless

                  • Wireless Internet

                  Kitchen

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

                    This kitchen has it all, just bring your appetite....moreless

                  • Microwave
                  • Oven
                  • Refrigerator
                  • Stove
                  • Toaster

                  Outside

                  • Deck / Patio:

                    A brick patio provides your family with outdoor cooking, patio furniture and a view of lush gardens with humming birds dashing back and forth and the enjoyment of watching the waves roll in....moreless

                  • Lawn / Garden:

                    On the street side is a nice lawn. Gardens are along the foundation of the house and woods. Flowers and ornamental shrubs and trees are everywhere....moreless

                  • Outdoor Grill:

                    Weber grill, please bring your charcoal....moreless

                  House Cleaning

                      • Housekeeper Included
                       

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                      Rental basis: Per property
                      Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                      Summer MI Vacation
                      May 31 - Aug 31, 2015
                      7 night min stay

                      $4,200
                      My Standard Rate
                      7 night min stay

                      $2,750

                      Additional information about rental rates

                      Fees:

                      • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
                      • Taxes Included

                      Notes:

                      $4,200 for a weekly seasonal rental includes MI Sales Tax and my House Keeper.

                      $2,750 for a weekly off seasonal rental includes MI Sales Tax and my House Keeper.

                      Renters pay $2,100 upon receiving their rental contract. Six weeks prior to their rental date $2,100 will be paid; along, with their security deposit of $500.

                      Off season weekly rental is $2,750 with the same conditions as mentioned above.

                      Offshore renters pay in US Dollars Only and incur any banking fees.


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                      Last updated: 10/08/2014
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                      Location

                      16 Miles
                      Nearest Airport
                      Cherry Capitol Airport (TVC). Traverse City, MI
                      10 Miles
                      Nearest Golf
                      Elk Rapids, Ag A Ming, Grand Traverse Resort
                      2 Miles
                      Nearest Restaurant
                      Siren Hall, Pearls, TJ Charlie's, Chef Charles, ER
                      30 Miles
                      Nearest Ski
                      Shanty Creek, Schuss Mt., Boyne Mt

                      Car: Necessary

                      Head north for a two mile walk into the friendly/ quaint village of Elk Rapids. The village has antique shops; the very best in art galleries; in the state of Michigan our marinia was voted #1; fine restaurants to please your palatte; cross the bridge on River Street to check out a book at our island library, visit our newly relocated historical museum at 301 Traverse St. to learn the 1848 history of Elk Rapids and beyond. On your way back stop at the village's kids park. Or take a hike and explore Petobego Pond to the south. This is our local nature preserve where swans, deer, small animals and wild berries thrive. There are many golf courses, Turtle Creek Casino, great shopping and 'find' dining in Traverse City. Check out the many wineries in Leelanau and Old Mission Pennisula. Don't forget to visit historical Mackinaw Island and the famous Sleeping Bear Dunes.

                       

                      Manager info

                      Year Purchased: 2000


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                      Speaks: english

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                      Photos

                      • 'WELCOME'

                        'WELCOME'

                      • Enjoy Flowers, Ornamental 
 Trees & Bird Watching from 
       the Front Porch

                        Enjoy Flowers, Ornamental Trees & Bird Watching from the Front Porch

                      • This is the Family Room for 
           Visiting and Relaxing.

                        This is the Family Room for Visiting and Relaxing.

                      • Old Cottage Kitchen Charm

                        Old Cottage Kitchen Charm

                      • Library/Den

                        Library/Den

                      • Downstairs Master 
     Bedroom with Queen Bed.

                        Downstairs Master Bedroom with Queen Bed.

                      • Enjoy the Water View.
            Look for the Eagles.

                        Enjoy the Water View. Look for the Eagles.

                      • Bunk Beds with a Secret Toy Room.This room is part of 2nd
             Bedroom.

                        Bunk Beds with a Secret Toy Room.This room is part of 2nd Bedroom.

                      • Combination Shower 
              and Bath Tub.

                        Combination Shower and Bath Tub.

                      • Two Double Beds in the 
     Upstairs Fourth Bedroom.

                        Two Double Beds in the Upstairs Fourth Bedroom.

                      • Brick Walkway to the Beach

                        Brick Walkway to the Beach

                      • At the Beach You Can See East Bay Opening Up Into Lake
Michigan.

                        At the Beach You Can See East Bay Opening Up Into Lake Michigan.

                      • Fun Times Begin on 
  the Shores of Lake Michigan.

                        Fun Times Begin on the Shores of Lake Michigan.

                      • Front Door Leading to
 A Beautiful Home and Vacation

                        Front Door Leading to A Beautiful Home and Vacation

                      • Family Room with Master 
    Bedroom in the Background.

                        Family Room with Master Bedroom in the Background.

                      • Dinning Room     
          Overlooks East Bay.

                        Dinning Room Overlooks East Bay.

                      • TV Room

                        TV Room

                      • Downstairs Master Bathroom
     with Shower and Bath Tub.

                        Downstairs Master Bathroom with Shower and Bath Tub.

                      • Second Bedroom Upstairs with Queen Bed and a Full Bathroom

                        Second Bedroom Upstairs with Queen Bed and a Full Bathroom

                      • Middle Upstairs 
    Bedroom with  Queen Bed.

                        Middle Upstairs Bedroom with Queen Bed.

                      • This Bathroom is Located 
  Between Midddle & Fourth   
      Upstairs Bedrooms.

                        This Bathroom is Located Between Midddle & Fourth Upstairs Bedrooms.

                      • Patio for Dinning and Barbecuing

                        Patio for Dinning and Barbecuing

                      • My Children and Siblings    
     Making Summer Memories

                        My Children and Siblings Making Summer Memories

                      • Charming Elk Rapids Village.      Marina is One Block Away.

                        Charming Elk Rapids Village. Marina is One Block Away.

                      VRBO #254762

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                      This listing was first published here in 2009.

                      Date last modified - Tuesday, October 14, 2014

                      $2,750 - $4,200 per week (USD)
                      5

                      4 Bedroom / 3.5 Bathroom
                      Sleeps 12

                      View calendar: Updated 10/08/14
                      Minimum stay: 7 nights
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                      Member since: 2009
                      Speaks: english
                      • Calendar last updated 10/08/2014
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                      Executive Home in Elk Rapids on Lake Michigan

                      Elk Rapids #254762

                      4 BR  3.5 BA  Sleeps 12

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