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Retreat in the Woods - Secluded 5 Acres W/Pond & Hot Tub

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Retreat in the Woods.


Last updated: 08/18/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Gladwin house description

Cute home on 5.5 wooded acres with a pond. Enjoy this secluded property surrounded by woods and nature. Relax in the 4 person hot tub filled with 81 soothing jets! Ahhhhhhhhhhh!

This home has a large fireplace, living room, family room, laundry facilities, kitchen with wrap around cupboards and breakfast bar. There is also a paddle boat at the pond for your leisure. Home is located within 2.5 miles of Sugar Springs Resort, 2 golf courses and Lake Lancer access. Also within 5 miles from Secord Lake (2000 acre all sports lake) and very close to 1000's of acres of state land and snowmobile trails. Lots of wildlife in the area!

Email us for a link to our web site with more photos and a virtual tour of the cottage.

(Check in 5 pm - Check Out 1 pm)

Amenities: Fully furnished. Satellite TV, VCR, DVD, Stove, refrigerator, washer, dryer, coffee maker, fireplace, pond, paddle boat, swim raft, full bath, dishes, linens & more.

Activities: 2 Golf courses within 3 miles. Several lakes nearby for boating swimming, etc. Fire pit & charcoal grill next to pond. And MORE!

Also just 20 minutes away from the West Branch Outlet Mall! If you are looking for all sports lakes, there are several lake just minutes away. The Secord Lake boat launch is just 8 minutes away from the house. There are also several other lakes in the area for you to enjoy.

Area: Within 15 minutes from Gladwin, 20 minutes from West Branch, 20 minutes from Pruddenville, 25 minutes from Houghton Lake. 2.5 miles from Sugar Springs.

Property Type

  • House
  • 1200 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental


          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


          • Pets Considered:

            $5 per night, per dog (limit 2)...moreless

          • Children Welcome:

            Kids, 17 and under are free...moreless

          • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

            Primary Renter must be 21 or older...moreless

          • Non Smoking Only

          Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6

          • Bedroom 1: 1 double


          • Bedroom 2: 1 double, 1 twin/ single


          • This home has a double bed in the main bedroom and bunk bed with a double lower bunk and twin upper bunk, in the second bedroom. There are also two double sized sofa sleeps (one in the living room and one in the family room)....moreless

          Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

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


          • Full bath with shower and tub.


          • DVD Player
          • Television
          • Satellite / Cable
          • VCR
          • Radio
          • Stereo
          • CD Player
          • Audio Tape Player
          • Books
          • Toys


          • Family
          • Away From It All


          • Pond
          • Restaurants
          • Autumn Foliage
          • Forests

          Leisure Activities

          • Paddle Boating
          • Bird Watching
          • Walking

          local services and businesses

              • Medical Services

              Location Type

              • Waterfront:

                Pond with raft and sandy swimming area....moreless

              • Beach:

                There is a sandy swimming area in the pond and a swim raft....moreless

              sports and adventure activities

              • Golf Privileges Optional
              • Swimming
              • Fishing
              • Golf
              • Hunting
              • Freshwater Fishing
              • Hiking
              • Hunting Big Game
              • Hunting Small Game

              catering options

                  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


                  • Dining Area
                  • Seating for 4 people

                  forms of payment

                      • Accept Credit Card


                      • Living Room
                      • Linens Provided
                      • Towels Provided
                      • Sofa Bed
                      • Alarm Clock
                      • Ceiling Fans
                      • Laundry Soap
                      • Local Maps
                      • Paper Towels
                      • Shampoo
                      • Basic Soaps
                      • Toilet Paper


                      • Freezer:

                        Part of the refrigerator...moreless

                      • Pantry Items
                      • Coffee Maker
                      • Toaster
                      • Microwave
                      • Oven
                      • Cooking Utensils
                      • Stove


                      • Canoe
                      • Binoculars
                      • Boat With Paddles
                      • Outdoor Grill
                      • Pedal Boat
                      • Raft

                      Pool / Spa

                      • Outdoor Hot Tub


                      Write a review 4.9
                      from 32 traveler reviews
                      Rental basis: Per property
                      Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                      High Season
                      Jun 29 - Sep 30, 2014
                      2 night min stay
                      $141 $173
                      Fri, Sat

                      Rates are based on 4 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest

                      Early Fall Rates
                      Oct 1 - Oct 25, 2014
                      2 night min stay
                      $140 $170
                      Fri, Sat

                      Rates are based on 4 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest

                      Late Fall Rates
                      Oct 26 - Nov 30, 2014
                      2 night min stay
                      $120 $165
                      Fri, Sat

                      Rates are based on 4 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest

                      Additional information about rental rates


                      • Refundable Damage Deposit $250
                      • Tax Rate 6%


                      $760-$860/Week, $330-$346 Weekend, $120-$140 per night

                      Rates are for up to 4 adults (children under 18 are free). $15 additional per day for each extra adult for the entire rental period, to a maximum of 6 occupants per rental period (8 w/children). Deposit of 1/2 of rental required to secure reservations, remainder due 2 weeks prior to arrival.

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                      Last updated: 08/18/2014
                      Check availability
                      23 Available
                      21 Unavailable
                      22 Today
                      23 Selected dates


                      40 Miles
                      Nearest Motorway
                      Highway I 75
                      1 Miles
                      Nearest Barpub
                      The Camp Sports Bar - Great food and service!
                      3 Miles
                      Nearest Golf
                      Sugar Springs Gold Course and Lakeside Golf Course
                      1 Miles
                      Nearest Restaurant
                      The Camp Sports Bar - Great food and service!

                      Located on 5.5 acres with a large, clean pond. Approx 15 minutes from Gladwin or West Branch. Also within 25 minutes of Houghton Lake and 3 miles from Sugar Springs Resort.

                      Golf: Just 3.5 miles from the Sugar Springs Golf Course (18 hole) and Lakeside Golf Course (9 hole).

                      Ski: Snow Snake Ski Area is just about 35 minutes away.


                      Owner info

                      Year Purchased: 2001

                      About the owner: We have been renting the Retreat in the Woods to guests since August of 2001. We are happy to have people visit the Retreat to make memories that last a lifetime. Jim and I are originally from Pinckney MI and moved up north in 1992. We fell in love with the area and decided to set roots here in Gladwin County. Jim and I are both Real Estate Brokers and just also is a paramedic for Gladwin County.

                      Why the Owner Chose Gladwin:
                      We came across this property in 2000. We fell in love with the secluded setting nestled in the woods with a clean artisan fed pond full of large fish. Our kids and dog love to play and swim in the pond.

                      The Unique Benefits at this House:
                      The Retreat offers a quiet, private setting surrounded be woods. Watch deer, turkey and other wildlife from the back yard. Great location for those looking for a private setting surrounded by nature.

                      Contact us

                      Speaks: english

                      Links to more information:



                      • Retreat in the Woods.

                        Retreat in the Woods.

                      • Nice Swim Raft

                        Nice Swim Raft

                      • Living room.

                        Living room.

                      • Fireplace


                      • Enjoying the water.

                        Enjoying the water.

                      • Picnic table

                        Picnic table

                      • 4 person Hot tub

                        4 person Hot tub

                      • Canoeing on the pond

                        Canoeing on the pond

                      • Kitchen


                      • Scenic Pond

                        Scenic Pond

                      • Great Fishing (Catch & Release)

                        Great Fishing (Catch & Release)

                      • Fire pit area

                        Fire pit area

                      $120 - $173 per night (USD)

                      2 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
                      Sleeps 6

                      View calendar: Updated 08/18/14
                      Minimum stay: 2 nights
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