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Dunescape Cottages - Fall Weekends Available

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Last updated: 11/09/2014
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  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Glen Lake cottage description

Welcome to the land of the legendary Sleeping Bear! ---with the tranquility of forests, streams, and wilderness lowlands! Our 4-season cottages are situated around a traffic-free commons on seven rolling acres of birch, pine, and hardwoods in the heart of 60,000 acres of the Sleeping Bear National Lakeshore. Our 325 feet of private shoreline, directly across the lake road, awaits your visit to the sandy crystal-clear warm waters of Glen Lake. See breath-taking views of Glen Lake, the great sand dunes, and gorgeous sunsets. The vacationing opportunities are numerous, from watching a peaceful sunset, to a hike through the National Lakeshore. Activities include boating, sailing, fishing, water skiing, golf, tennis, canoeing, kayaking, bicycling, and hiking. Winter activities include downhill skiing, hilly cross-country skiing, hiking, hunting, and ice fishing out your backdoor.


LOCALE & THINGS TO DO:: Glen Arbor, approximately 3 miles up the road alongside beautiful Big Glen Lake, and on the shores of Lake Michigan, is a favorite haven for visitors to Northern Michigan and the Leelanau Peninsula. You may prefer to canoe the crystal clear, sand-bottomed Crystal River, climb Sleeping Bear Sand Dunes and hike 2 miles to the magnificent Lake Michigan shoreline. Or perhaps, golf at one of the areas great golf courses, bicycle 13 miles around beautiful Glen Lake on great paved roads, or hike/jog in this truly unsurpassed quiet outdoor setting. If you are a shopper, you will find an abundance of stores throughout the area, offering gifts, crafts, antiques, and collectibles. The Glen Arbor area features a variety of appealing restaurants for a quick snack or an elaborate meal, including outside entertainment. A small marina offering various watercraft rentals is within easy walking distance across the Narrows Bridge.

AREA ATTRACTIONS:: Nearby attractions and entertainment in Traverse City (30 minute drive to the East) and surrounding towns include the Crystal, Platte, and Betsie Rivers, spectacular sandy Lake Michigan shorelines and beaches, beautiful Empire Beach, Empire Bluffs, Pierce Stocking Scenic Sand Dune Drive, Dune Climb, Interlochen Arts Academy, Turtle Creek Casino, Leelanau Sands Casino, and excellent restaurants and nightspots.

COTTAGE FURNISHINGS:: Cottages carpeted, bathroom w/ stall shower, kitchen includes MW oven, refrigerator, stove, toaster, coffeemaker, utensils, and dishes. Pillows and blankets (but NOT towels or linens) are provided. Included is cable service, with TV and VCR/DVD, and all utilities (except telephone) including electric heat. One bedroom cottage has electric fireplace. Our 2 units are year-round housekeeping cottages.
Our 1-BR cottage has a Double size bed, and a Twin size Hide-a-Bed in living area (sleeping a maximum of 3 adults, or 2 adults and 1-2 small children).
Our 2-BR cottage has a Queen size bed in the first bedroom, and bunk twins in a second small bedroom, plus a Queen Hide-a-Bed in living area (sleeping a maximum of 4 adults & 2 children - 6 total).


Outdoor furnishings include lawn chairs, picnic table, charcoal grill, two fire pits (one in the commons area and one on the beach), extra long sunning dock, and boat moorings (must request). Pets are not permitted.

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Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 525 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Children Welcome
          • Non Smoking Only
          • Pets Not Allowed

          Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6

          • 1-BR: 1 double, 1 sleep sofa /futon

            1 Bedroom Cottage...moreless

          • 2-BR: 1 queen, 2 twin/ single, 1 sleep sofa /futon

            2 Bedroom Cottage...moreless

          • Our 2-BR Cottage has a Queen Size Bed in first bedroom, and Twin Bunk Beds in second small bedroom, with a Queen size Hide-a-Bed in Living Area---Sleeps up to 4 Adults, & 2 Children. Our 1-BR Cottage has a Double bed, with a Twin size Hide-a-Bed in Living Area---Sleeps up to 3 Adults, or 2 Adults & 1-2 children...moreless

          Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

          Entertainment

          • DVD Player
          • Satellite / Cable
          • Television
          • VCR

          Theme

          • Adventure
          • Away From It All
          • Family
          • Sports & Activities
          • Tourist Attractions

          Attractions

          • Autumn Foliage
          • Cinemas
          • Festivals
          • Forests
          • Library
          • Live Theater
          • Marina
          • Museums
          • Playground
          • Recreation Center
          • Restaurants
          • Theme Parks
          • Water Parks
          • Winery Tours

          Local Services & Businesses

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

          Leisure Activities

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

          Location Type

          • Beach
          • Lake
          • Lake View

          Sports & Adventure Activities

          • Cycling
          • Fishing
          • Freshwater Fishing
          • Golf
          • Hiking
          • Hunting
          • Hunting Small Game
          • Jet Skiing
          • Pier Fishing
          • Roller Blading
          • Sailing
          • Skiing
          • Swimming
          • Tennis
          • Water Skiing
          • Water Tubing
          • Wind-Surfing

          Dining

          • Dining Area
          • Seating for 6 people

          General

          • Alarm Clock
          • Basic Soaps
          • Heating
          • Local Maps
          • Local Restaurant Guide
          • Parking
          • Sofa Bed
          • Toilet Paper

          Kitchen

          • Coffee Maker
          • Cooking Utensils
          • Dishes & Utensils
          • Freezer
          • Microwave
          • Oven
          • Refrigerator
          • Stove
          • Toaster

          Outside

          • Boat Dock
          • Fish Cleaning Table
           

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          Calendar

          Last updated: 11/09/2014
          Check availability
          23 Available
          21 Unavailable
          22 Today
          23 Selected dates
           

          Location

          25 Miles
          Nearest Airport
          Traverse City, MI

          Car: Necessary

          Leelanau Peninsula, Michigan, Empire, Glen Arbor, Crystal River, Sleeping Bear Sand Dunes, Sleeping Bear National Lakeshore, lakes, streams, rivers, Great Lakes, sandy beach, music, festivals, casinos, Lake Michigan shoreline, Glen Lake, sand dunes, fresh-water lakes, swimming, hiking, boating, skiing, tennis, golf, sailing, fishing, canoeing, kayaking, bicycling, gifts, antiques, collectibles, Interlochen Arts Academy, Casinos, Grand Traverse Bay

           

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          Photos

          • 1 BR Cottage in Quiet, Shaded Area

            1 BR Cottage in Quiet, Shaded Area

          • Commons Area, Glen Lake, & Dunes

            Commons Area, Glen Lake, & Dunes

          • 1 Bedroom - Living room

            1 Bedroom - Living room

          • 1 Bedroom - Kitchen

            1 Bedroom - Kitchen

          • 1 Bedroom cottage - view from deck looking out towards Little Glen Lake

            1 Bedroom cottage - view from deck looking out towards Little Glen Lake

          • 2 Bedroom - Dining area

            2 Bedroom - Dining area

          • 2 Bedroom - Kitchen

            2 Bedroom - Kitchen

          • 2 Bedroom - bunk room with twin-size beds

            2 Bedroom - bunk room with twin-size beds

          • 2 Bedroom - View from behind cottage looking out toward Little Glen Lake

            2 Bedroom - View from behind cottage looking out toward Little Glen Lake

          • Shore-line in the fall - photo taken from commons area

            Shore-line in the fall - photo taken from commons area

          • Area photo - fall

            Area photo - fall

          • Area photo - Lake Michigan from Empire Bluffs

            Area photo - Lake Michigan from Empire Bluffs

          • 2 Bedroom cottage towards front of commons area

            2 Bedroom cottage towards front of commons area

          • Large Sunning Dock with Beach Fire Pit at Lakeside

            Large Sunning Dock with Beach Fire Pit at Lakeside

          • 1 Bedroom - Living room and kitchen

            1 Bedroom - Living room and kitchen

          • 1 Bedroom - Double Bed in Bedroom

            1 Bedroom - Double Bed in Bedroom

          • 2 Bedroom - View from dining area

            2 Bedroom - View from dining area

          • 2 Bedroom - Living area

            2 Bedroom - Living area

          • 2 Bedroom - bedroom with queen-size bed

            2 Bedroom - bedroom with queen-size bed

          • 2 Bedroom - view from front step looking at Little Glen Lake

            2 Bedroom - view from front step looking at Little Glen Lake

          • Area photo - Inspiration Point

            Area photo - Inspiration Point

          • Area photo - fall

            Area photo - fall

          • Sunset view over Little Glen Lake from Commons Area

            Sunset view over Little Glen Lake from Commons Area

          • Area photo - Sunset at Empire Beach

            Area photo - Sunset at Empire Beach

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          2 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
          Sleeps 6

          View calendar: Updated 11/09/14
          Owner
          Member since: 1999
          Speaks: english
          • Response time: Within a few days
          • Response rate: 90%
          • Calendar last updated: 11/09/2014
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