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Secluded Beach Front Home on East Bay

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Our home is secluded from the street with private frontage on the Lake

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Last updated: 08/25/2014
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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Kewadin house description

Secluded and quiet location with 150+ feet of private frontage on East Bay. Miles of sandy beach allowing for long walks and impressive views of the sunset. Our property is conveniently located just north of Elk Rapids with easy access to Traverse City, Charlevoix, Torch Lake, Alden, as well as golf, public and private boat launches and water sports on the bay or chain of Lakes. A number of world class restaurants and eateries are also found within a short drive north or south.

Our property is very deep and elevated, enhancing the lake view and yet not visible from the street. An antique swing on the beach is perfect for relaxing and watching the amazing summer sunsets across the bay and Lake Michigan. Our property is also just north of Old Mission Peninsula allowing boaters easy access to Grand Traverse Baya and Lake Michigan. If you like hunting for Petosky stones, you have come to the right place.

Our home has a large private master bedroom with lake views and private bath. The entire home is furnished with classic natural wood furniture providing a cozy up-north feeling. The second bedroom has queen bed with bath just outside the door. The kitchen was rebuild five years ago with new cabinets, appliances and flooring. The kitchen, master, great room and deck all share panoramic views of the Lake and Bay. The wrap around deck provides access to both the front and lake side of the house and is furnished with comfortable chairs and loveseat for relaxing nights watching Michigan sunsets across the Lake.

Traverse City (Cherry Capital of the World) has become one of the most visited summer locations in the Upper Midwest. The National Cherry Festival is held at the beginning of July each year and provides a multitude of fun activities. In even calendar years, the Blue Angels perform spectacular air shows at the base of West Bay on July 4th as large crowds gather on beaches and decks to take in the acrobatic shows. Other activities nearby include boating, hiking, fishing and of course shopping on Front Street in Traverse City or in the quaint towns of Elk Rapis or Alden; Clinch Park Zoo, Traverse City Pie Company, Interlochen Music Festival, Sleeping Bear Dunes, Charlevoix, Petosky and Harbor Springs are also fun towns to visit. If you like golf, you may never leave. With with over 100 courses within an hours drive from our home, you can play some of Michigan's best. The Bear and Wolverine are found at Grand Traverse Resort only 15 minutes away, Ag-a-ming boasts two great courses within five minutes of our home, and for the golf purist, access to the private Kingsley Club ranked in the top 50 modern courses in America can be played with a special reservation via our membership - inquire upon making a reservation. At Boyne Mountain and Highlands you can find nine courses; Forest Dunes, an hour away, is the top rated public facility in the state.

Like eating and picking berries? Between Elk Rapids and Traverse City are miles of cherry trees, fresh-fruit stands and almost any berry you could ever want to pick, eat or cook. Stop by any roadside stand and buy a freshly made pie, or stop in at the pick-your-own places, and let the kids pick the cherries right off the tree - adults too!

Do you like wine? On Old Mission Pennisula you can find several vineyards and that have tours and wine tasting dinners. A romantic evening enjoying jazz music, sipping wine and watching a Michigan sunset will leave a lasting memory. I hope you enjoy our piece of paradise!

Keywords: secluded, beachfront, on-the-bay

Property Type

  • House
  • 2000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Pets Not Allowed:

            We love animals but do not allow pets at our summer home....moreless

          • Children Welcome
          • Non Smoking Only

          Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5, Beds for 5

          • Bedroom 1

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          • Bedroom 2

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          • Loft

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          • King size beds (1) 1 King Bed, Queen size Beds (1) 1 Queen Bed, Twin or Single Beds (2), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Nice Futon is available in the loft, very comfortable...moreless

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

          Kitchen & Dining

          • Cooking Utensils
          • Microwave
          • Dishwasher
          • Refrigerator
          • Stove
          • Oven
          • Dishes & Utensils

          Amenities

          • Fitness Room / Equipment:

            A few items including exercise bands and balls. A few dumbells...moreless

          • Heating:

            Central heat and air conditioning....moreless

          • Wood Fireplace:

            Fireplace is currently not in use....moreless

          • Parking:

            driveway parking for several cars...moreless

          • Parking Off Street
          • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
          • Towels Provided
          • Iron & Board
          • Linens Provided
          • Air Conditioning
          • Washing Machine
          • Clothes Dryer

          Entertainment

          Communications

          • Wireless Internet
          • Free Long Distance
          • Telephone

          Outdoor Features

          • Golf:

            Two good courses only five minutes away, 100's of courses with an hour drive....moreless

          • Balcony:

            Wrap around porch with great view....moreless

          • Bicycles
          • Deck / Patio

          Location & View

          • Lakefront:

            Property is located on Grand Traverse Bay with immediate access to Lake Michigan...moreless

          • Lake View:

            Excellent views on the Lake from both inside and outside the home....moreless

          • Beachfront:

            150+ feet of private beach front on E Bay/L Michigan...moreless

          Activities

          • Museums
          • Parasailing
          • Swimming
          • Fishing
          • Kayaking
          • Hunting
          • Jet Skiing
          • Hiking
          • Golf
          • Sailing
          • Rafting
          • Cycling
          • Freshwater Fishing
          • Golf Privileges Optional
          • Water Tubing
          • Tennis
          • Hunting Small Game
          • Water Skiing
          • Fitness Center
          • Medical Services
          • Massage Therapist
          • Cinemas
          • Churches
          • Marina
          • Playground
          • Restaurants
          • Bird Watching
          • Paddle Boating
          • Shopping
          • Boating
          • Sight Seeing
          • Gambling Casinos
          • Scenic Drives
          • Walking
          • Shelling
          • Miniature Golf
          • Antiquing
          • Groceries
          • Pier Fishing
          • Sound/Bay Fishing
           

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          My Standard Rate
          7 night min stay

          $1,750

          Additional information about rental rates

          Fees:

          • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
          • Taxes Not included

          Notes:

          If available, July 4th and Labor leases are $2150 for the week. No holiday leases for less than one week are available.

          Guests are required to pay in full no less than 45 days prior to lease start. A $500 holding deposit is required to secure your lease dates and upon arrival this amount reverts to a damage deposit. Provided there is no unusual wear and tear on the home, the deposit will be returned within 10 days after lease expiration.


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          Calendar

          Last updated: 08/25/2014
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          22 Today
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          Owner info

          Year Purchased: 2005

          About the owner: We are from Texas and really enjoy the cooler summers and lower humidity of Northern Michigan.

          Why the Owner Chose Kewadin:
          A quiet secluded spot on Lake Michigan with spectacular sunsets and perfect summer and fall weather. This location puts you squarely between Traverse City and Charlevoix with access to the water, shopping, antique shops, fishing, boating, and numerous world class eateries. Great golf is only five minutes away at the Sundance course at Ag-a-ming, or play the scenic but more user friendly Torch course with views of Torch Lake.


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          • Our home is secluded from the street with private frontage on the Lake

            Our home is secluded from the street with private frontage on the Lake

          • A perfect view of the western sunset from the deck, living room or beach swing.

            A perfect view of the western sunset from the deck, living room or beach swing.

          • Beach is great for walking, shelling, bird-watching and swimming.

            Beach is great for walking, shelling, bird-watching and swimming.

          • Great deck for relaxing and watching spectacular sunsets...

            Great deck for relaxing and watching spectacular sunsets...

          • Cozy great room with natural wood furniture throughout and awesome views

            Cozy great room with natural wood furniture throughout and awesome views

          • Mission Penninsula changes colors in spectacular ways in the Fall...

            Mission Penninsula changes colors in spectacular ways in the Fall...

          • 'View from our deck'

            'View from our deck'

          VRBO #328670

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          Date last modified - Friday, June 20, 2014

          $1,750 per week (USD)
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          2 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
          Sleeps 5

          View calendar: Updated 08/25/14
          Minimum stay: 7 nights
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          Speaks: english
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