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Private Family Luxury Retreat, Lodge in 264 Wooded Acres W/ Private Stocked Lake

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Last updated: 07/24/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2-7 nights
  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Gaylord lodge description

Now renting to families, Echo Lake Lodge, a 5,000 sq. ft., 7 bedroom, 6 bath Lodge on 264 private wooded acres, with a private 19+ acre lake, stocked with trout, small mouth bass and yellow perch. Located 3 ½ miles west of the I-75 Vanderbilt exit (Exit 290),10 miles north of Gaylord, Michigan. 15 minutes from Boyne Mt., less than 45 minutes from Charlevoix, Harbor Springs, Petoskey, Mackinac City, Mackinac Bridge, Indian River, and the fabulous northern Michigan ski resorts, snowmoble trails and golf courses. Three 24-hr grocery within 10 minutes.
Just your family, for a quality, fun time. Eat, sleep and play together without other people or distractions. Boating, fishing, swimming, sandy beach, hiking, volleyball, badminton, bocce ball, shuffle board, outdoor (and indoor) barbecue, fire-pit for bonfire, skiing, snowmobiling, games and a relaxing place for reading or quiet conversation with those you love. For those groups needing additional space, there is a separate 3-bedroom Chalet on the property.


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Property Type

  • 1 story
  • Lodge
  • 5000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Children Welcome:

            Children's play area with swings & slide. High Chair and Pac-N'-Play available...moreless

          • Pets Considered:

            Housebroken - owners pick-up waste & fecal matter from yard ...moreless

          • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

            Families - Responsible Adults over 30...moreless

          • Limited Accessibility
          • Groups
          • Events Allowed
          • Non Smoking Only
          • Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm

          Bedrooms: 7 Bedrooms, Sleeps 18, Beds for 18

          • Bedroom 1: 2 twin/ single

            Shared Bath...moreless

          • Bedroom 2: 1 king

            Shared Bath...moreless

          • Bedroom 3: 1 queen

            Private bath...moreless

          • Kid's Bedroom: 6 twin/ single

            3 Bunk Beds...moreless

          • Bedroom 5: 1 queen

            Private Bath...moreless

          • Bedroom 6: 1 king

            Private Bath...moreless

          • Master Bedroom: 1 king

            Private Bath...moreless

          • 7 Bedrooms, 6 Bathrooms. Beds: 3 King, 2 Queen, 2 Twin & 3 full-size Bunk Beds. Four of the bedrooms have private bathrooms, Bedrooms 1 & 2 share a bathroom and the kid's have a private bathroom adjoining their bedroom. There is a separate Chalet on the property with 3 bedrooms (2-king, one with 2 double beds) one-bath available to groups renting the Lodge when additional bed rooms are needed. There is a separate charge for the Chalet. It is only rented to the group renting the Lodge in order to maintain the privacy of the property. Including the Chalet, sleeping would increase to a maximum of 26 (depending on gender/relationships)....moreless

          Bathrooms: 6 Bathrooms

          Other Amenities

              • Kitchen 17 ½ X 25 with a is 52” X 10 ft. Island, 2 dishwashers, 2 sinks (garbage disposals), 2 refrigerators, indoor Bar B-Q, dishes, silverware, pots, pans, coffee maker, Cuisinart, blender, microwave/Advantium, everything you would expect in your private estate. Of course everyone wants to cook, that way the entire family eats together in your private Lodge. The dining area has a 60' round table seating 10 as well as a large coffee table in the living room. The attached screened porch is 12x32, with dining table, lounges and padded chairs and an extra table, if needed. Private stocked lake for swimming, boating and fishing, sandy beach, fire pit for bonfires. There is a large sandy beach and a 20x40 deck over the lake with outdoor table and chairs about 50 feet from the Lodge. There is a pontoon boat with an electric-start motor available for the entire rental period at an extra charge. Bocce ball and shuffleboard courts....moreless

              Entertainment

              • Television:

                46' Flat Screen...moreless

              • DVD Player
              • Satellite / Cable
              • Stereo
              • CD Player
              • Books
              • Books For Adults
              • Books For Kids
              • Game Room
              • Games
              • Games For Kids
              • Toys

              Theme

                  • Family

                  Attractions

                  • Library
                  • Restaurants
                  • Cinemas
                  • Theme Parks
                  • Forests
                  • Playground
                  • Churches
                  • Water Parks
                  • Autumn Foliage

                  Leisure Activities

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

                  local services and businesses

                  • Groceries
                  • ATM/Bank
                  • Medical Services
                  • Hospital

                  Location Type

                  • Beach:

                    Beautiful sandy beach on Private Lake is about 20 yards from the Lodge...moreless

                  • Beachfront:

                    Private Lake is part of property - swimming, boating, fishing, water sports...moreless

                  • Lakefront:

                    Private Lake is part of property - swimming, boating, fishing, water sports...moreless

                  • Lake:

                    Private Lake is part of the property. Great for swimming, fishing & boating. Sandy bottom from beach....moreless

                  • Ski-In:

                    There is approx. 3 miles of private cross-country ski trails on the property that have been made by guests' snowmobiles....moreless

                  • Ski-Out:

                    There is approx. 3 miles of private cross-country ski trails on the property that have been made by guests' snowmobiles....moreless

                  sports and adventure activities

                  • Kayaking
                  • Fly Fishing
                  • Hunting Small Game
                  • Water Skiing
                  • Hiking
                  • Fishing
                  • Tennis
                  • Cross Country Skiing
                  • Snowmobiling
                  • Hunting
                  • Mountain Biking
                  • Swimming
                  • Cycling
                  • Freshwater Fishing
                  • Snowboarding
                  • Water Tubing
                  • Ice Skating
                  • Skiing
                  • Rafting
                  • Roller Blading
                  • Sailing
                  • Golf

                  Arrival Day

                      • Saturday

                      catering options

                          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

                          Dining

                          • Dining Area
                          • Child's Highchair
                          • Seating for 10 people

                          General

                          • Wood Fireplace
                          • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
                          • Living Room:

                            16x30 with large L-shaped couch that is 15ft x 10ft....moreless

                          • Air Conditioning:

                            Geothermal Heat/Air in Lodge - Heating Air Conditioning in Chalet ...moreless

                          • Heating:

                            Geothermal Heat/Air in Lodge - Heating Air Conditioning in Chalet ...moreless

                          • Parking
                          • Iron & Board
                          • Alarm Clock
                          • Ceiling Fans
                          • Firewood
                          • Hair Dryer
                          • Basic Soaps
                          • Toilet Paper
                          • Linens Provided
                          • Washing Machine
                          • Clothes Dryer
                          • Fireplace
                          • Towels Provided

                          Kitchen

                          • Dishes & Utensils:

                            all dishes, serving pieces - cups - glasses - silverware ...moreless

                          • Cooking Utensils:

                            Everything you can think of...moreless

                          • Toaster:

                            Large toaster-oven and separate 'large-size' toaster....moreless

                          • Kitchen:

                            17+ft x 25ft - granite counter tops - 10ft x 4ft Island - numerous cupboards & pantry - trash compactor - 2 sinks w/disposals ...moreless

                          • Grill
                          • Coffee Maker
                          • Freezer
                          • Oven
                          • Blender
                          • Ice Maker
                          • Lobster Pot
                          • Pantry Items
                          • Stove

                          Outside

                          • Wood Deck
                          • Kayak / Canoe
                          • Canoe
                          • Beach Chairs
                          • Beach Towels
                          • Boat With Paddles
                          • Raft
                          • Screen Porch / Veranda
                          • Child's Swing
                          • Deck / Patio:

                            attached 11x30 screened porch; 20x40 deck over lake...moreless

                          • Boat:

                            2 rowboats; kayak, canoe part of rental (no extra cost) - Pontoon Boat available for rent...moreless

                          • Outdoor Grill:

                            2 Outdoor Grills: one propane; one charcoal...moreless

                          • Golf:

                            Northern Michigan courses nearby incl Tree Tops, Boyne Mt....moreless

                          • Pedal Boat
                           

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                          Rental basis: Per property
                          Rental rates quoted in: $
                          Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                          Winter-Spring
                          Mar 1 - Jun 13, 2014
                          2 night min stay
                          $750 $750

                          Notes: Additional: Cleaning Charge $200; Damage Insurance $49

                          Summer
                          Jun 14 - Aug 30, 2014
                          7 night min stay

                          $6,749

                          Notes: Includes Cleaning Charge & Damage Insurance

                          Fall
                          Sep 3 - Nov 14, 2014
                          2 night min stay
                          $750 $750

                          Notes: Additional: Cleaning Charge $200; Damage Insurance $49

                          Hunting-Firearms
                          Nov 15 - Nov 30, 2014
                          3 night min stay
                          $925 $950
                          $6,749

                          Notes: Private Hunting on wooded 264 acres

                          Winter
                          Dec 1 - Mar 31, 2015
                          2 night min stay
                          $750 $750

                          Notes: Additional: Cleaning Charge $200; Damage Insurance $49

                          Payment is usually accepted in the quoted currency ($) unless the currency and the amount is specifically agreed in advance with the owner / advertiser.


                          Additional information about rental rates:

                          2013-2014 Rates: Summer - weeks only: $6,749 + tax per week includes Cleaning & Damage Ins.. Rental Week: Saturday to Saturday Fall, Winter, Spring - $5,499 + tax per week includes cleaning & damage insurance; $750 - 950 per night - minimum 2 night stay. Cleaning Charge $200 Chalet (3 bedroom) Sleeps 8: $2,155 + tax per week includes cleaning charge; $295 per night - only available to group renting Lodge - 2 night minimum (2 bedrooms w/ king; 1 bedroom w/ 2 full-size dbl) - cleaning charge $90

                          Fees and Taxes:

                          • Tax Rate 6%

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                          Last updated: 07/24/2014
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                          Private Family Retreat in Northern MI swimming, boating, fishing, hiking, golf, snowmobiling, skiing or just relaxing. Echo Lake Lodge, a 5,000 sq. ft., 7 bedroom, 6 bath Lodge on 264 private wooded acres, with a private 19 acre lake, stocked with brown trout, small mouth bass and yellow perch. Located 3 ½ miles west of the I-75 Vanderbilt exit (Exit 290),10 miles north of Gaylord, Michigan. 15 minutes to Boyne Mt., less than 45 minutes to Charlevoix, Harbor Springs, Petoskey, Mackinac City, Mackinac Bridge, Indian River, Boyne Highlands and Nub's Nob ski resorts and the fabulous northern Michigan golf courses. 3 bedroom Chalet available to groups renting the Lodge and needing extra bedroom & facilities.

                          Other Activities: snowmobiling, water park, canoeing, ice skating

                           

                          Owner info

                          Year Purchased: 1974

                          About the owner: Echo Lake Lodge has been used by my family and friends since 1974. It was completely renovated was listed for rental for the first time in 2010.

                          Why the Owner Chose Gaylord:
                          This property is unique. It comprises 264 private wooded acres with a 19+ acre lake completely enclosed on the property and a truly magnificent Lodge. There is no one else to distract or interfere with my enjoyment of the property, my family and my friends. It is only 3 hours from the N.W. Detroit area,a little over 3 miles off the freeway, 15 minutes from three 24-hr grocery stores, and in the center of the most beautiful part of northern Michigan.

                          The Unique Benefits at this Lodge:
                          PRIVACY - Private Lake - 60x12 Bocce Ball Court - 8x40 Shuffleboard Court - Children's Play Area - Fire Pit - 2 outdoor grills - 20x40 Deck over Lake - Wooded Property & trails through the woods


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                          Photos

                          • Echo Lake Lodge

                            Echo Lake Lodge

                          • Living Room - couch is 10x15 with screened porch

                            Living Room - couch is 10x15 with screened porch

                          • Bedroom 1 - 2 twin beds

                            Bedroom 1 - 2 twin beds

                          • Bedroom 3 - Queen with private bathroom

                            Bedroom 3 - Queen with private bathroom

                          • Bedroom 5 - Queen with private bathroom

                            Bedroom 5 - Queen with private bathroom

                          • Master Bedroom with private bathroom

                            Master Bedroom with private bathroom

                          • Screened Porch at Lodge

                            Screened Porch at Lodge

                          • Chalet Kitchen

                            Chalet Kitchen

                          • Chalet Bedroom 1 King Bed

                            Chalet Bedroom 1 King Bed

                          • Chalet - Loft Bedroom - 2 Full size Beds

                            Chalet - Loft Bedroom - 2 Full size Beds

                          • Bocce Ball & Shuffle Board Courts

                            Bocce Ball & Shuffle Board Courts

                          • Lake Deck & raft

                            Lake Deck & raft

                          • Private Stocked Lake - 2 rowboats, canoe

                            Private Stocked Lake - 2 rowboats, canoe

                          • Kitchen 17x25 2 refrigerators, 2 dishwashers, more

                            Kitchen 17x25 2 refrigerators, 2 dishwashers, more

                          • Bedroom 2 - King

                            Bedroom 2 - King

                          • Kid's Room - 3 Bunk Beds

                            Kid's Room - 3 Bunk Beds

                          • Bedroom 6 - King with private bathroom

                            Bedroom 6 - King with private bathroom

                          • Den 46  Satellite TV, DVD, CD, game table, games a

                            Den 46 Satellite TV, DVD, CD, game table, games a

                          • 3 Bedroom Chalet

                            3 Bedroom Chalet

                          • Chalet Living Room

                            Chalet Living Room

                          • Chalet Bedroom 2 - King Bed

                            Chalet Bedroom 2 - King Bed

                          • Pontoon Boat - available for rental

                            Pontoon Boat - available for rental

                          • Lodge lake-side

                            Lodge lake-side

                          • Children's Play Set with swings, slide, play-house and more

                            Children's Play Set with swings, slide, play-house and more

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                          Date last modified - Thursday, February 27, 2014

                          $750 - $950 per night
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                          7 Bedroom / 6 Bathroom
                          Sleeps 18

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