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Luxury on the Water Sleeps 18! Summer 2015 Available!

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The beach outside your door. Safe for young children, great for water sports.

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Last updated: 07/28/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Charlevoix house description

Beautiful, Luxurious, West Facing, 4600 sq ft, Lake House. Directly on Lake Michigan. Incredible sunsets. Perfect for Family Reunions or Large Groups. Eight Bedrooms! 5.5 baths.

Main level features three queen beds, two king beds and one trundle (2 singles). Two of these bedrooms have walk out decks with incredible views. On the lower level there is a King bed with a walkout deck with a great view and the second lower level bedroom have two sets of bunk beds. The sleeping configuration is as follows:

Main level:
King Master with deck ( private bath)
Queen Master with deck (private bath)
Queen bedroom (private bath)
Queen bedroom (shared bath)
King Bedroom (shared bath)
Bedroom with twin/pull out trundle bed (shared bath)
Additional half bathroom on main level

Lower level (walk out):
King master (walk out deck)
Bedroom with 2 sets of bunk beds
Jack and Jill bath room
2 additional sleeping cots
Heated floors on the lower level.

160 ft of private beach front property. Unbelievable sunsets. Elevated outdoor decking ensuring spectacular lake views.

No expense has been spared remodeling this extraordinary lakefront cottage:
8 bedrooms
5.5 bathrooms
Romantic stone fireplace
Flat screen TV's with DVD players throughout the house
Gourmet kitchen with new appliances
Magnificent lake views throughout the house
Expansive outdoor decks

You can swim right outside your door, and golf is only five minutes away. Walk the beach, shop in town, cook on one of the outdoor decks or in your newly remodeled, fully equipped gourmet kitchen.

Located in a quiet area away from the hustle of traffic; safe for children, romantic for adults. Watch the stars from your deck or make a fire on the beach while sipping a glass of wine.

When you’re ready to retire for the evening, you can watch one of the hundred movies on your flat screen TV, or snuggle up in your 1000 count sheets to the sound of the waves.

There are 160 feet of private sandy beach, beautiful treed lot, plenty of parking, boat launch and grocery store 5 minutes away.

It just doesn't get any better than this.

Keywords: Family Reunions, Large Groups, Sandy Beach, Immaculate, Luxurious, Lake Front Beach house.

Property Type

  • 2 story
  • House
  • 4600 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Pets Considered:

            We allow pets with a $10.00 a day fee. One pet only please unless the dogs are under 15 lbs. Please apply flea and tick repellent for the safety of your pet....moreless

          • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

            This is a family community. Not a party house. ...moreless

          • Limited Accessibility

          Bedrooms: 8 Bedrooms, Sleeps 18, Beds for 18

          • Bedroom 1: 1 king

            Private bath and deck...moreless

          • Bedroom 2: 1 king

            Private bath and deck...moreless

          • Bedroom 3: 1 queen

            Private bath...moreless

          • Bedroom 4: 1 queen

            Shared bath...moreless

          • Bedroom 5: 1 queen

            Shared bath...moreless

          • Bedroom 7: 1 king

            Located on lower level. Private deck to beach. ...moreless

          • Bedroom 8: 2 bunk bed

            2 Sets of bunk beds; on lower level...moreless

          • Bedroom 6: 1 queen, 1 twin/ single

            Shared bath, single bed with trundle underneath....moreless

          • 3 bedrooms have king beds, private baths and outside deck. 4 bedrooms have queen beds. 1 of the queen bedrooms has outside deck and private bath. There are also two folding cots for extra quests. The lower level is a walkout with living room and deck outside slider doors. There is a flat screen TV in the living room and DVD player. Most bedrooms have flat screen TVs as well. ...moreless

          Bathrooms: 5 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

          • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower

            Private Master bath...moreless

          • Bathroom 1: combination tub/shower, toilet

            Private master bath...moreless

          • Bathroom 3: toilet, combination tub/shower

            Private master bath...moreless

          • Bathroom 4: toilet, combination tub/shower

            Shared bath on main level...moreless

          • Bathroom 5: toilet, combination tub/shower

            Jack & Jill Bath on lower level...moreless

          • Bathroom 1: toilet

            Main floor half bath, located off kitchen area....moreless

          Kitchen & Dining

          • Cooking Utensils:

            Fully stocked with dishes, silverware, pot and pans....moreless

          • Coffee Maker:

            Coffee grinder, french press and drip pot available....moreless

          • Kitchen:

            Top of the line kitchen with granite countertops....moreless

          • Dining:

            8 around table and seats at counter as well. ...moreless

          Amenities

          • Wood Fireplace:

            Stone fireplace is a beautiful addition to the great room. Warm yourself by the fire while relaxing with a good book or snuggling with a loved one. The house is fully heated and winterized so you can turn up the heat or curl up to a blazing fire; it's your choice!...moreless

          • Parking:

            Parking is in the huge driveway right outside the house. Can fit about 8 cars or a boat trailer and 5 cars....moreless

          • Towels Provided:

            Bath towels provided. Please bring beach towels....moreless

          • Washing Machine:

            Front load large capacity LG washer....moreless

          • Clothes Dryer:

            Front load large LG capacity dryer...moreless

          • Fireplace:

            main floor wood burning fireplace....moreless

          • Iron & Board
          • Hair Dryer
          • Living Room seats 9
          • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
          • Heating
          • Linens Provided

          Other Amenities

              • Tons of beach chairs and an outdoor fire pit. There are beach chairs, tables and chairs on the beach and on the outside decks....moreless

              Entertainment

              • Television:

                (5) BluRay DVD player with extensive DVD library....moreless

              • DVD Player
              • Satellite / Cable
              • Stereo
              • Video Library

              Communications

              • Free Long Distance:

                Free long distance within the continental United States via VOIP line....moreless

              • Wireless Internet
              • Computer Available
              • Telephone

              Outdoor Features

              • Deck / Patio:

                There are several decks surrounding the house....moreless

              • Outdoor Grill
              • Lawn / Garden

              Location & View

              • Beachfront:

                You are right on the beach. You have extensive lake front views from inside and outside the house....moreless

              • Lakefront:

                House is located on Lake Michigan; Grand Traverse Bay. Sunsets as we face West....moreless

              • Lake View

              Activities

              • Restaurants
              • Swimming
              • Rafting
              • Golf
              • Snowmobiling
              • Tennis
              • Cross Country Skiing
              • Kayaking
              • Cycling
              • Fishing
              • Snowboarding
              • Sailing
              • Hiking
              • Skiing
              • Parasailing
              • Water Skiing
              • Snorkeling/Diving
              • Wind-Surfing
              • Hunting
              • Cinemas
              • Health/Beauty Spa
              • Beachcombing
              • Bird Watching
              • Gambling Casinos
              • Scenic Drives
              • Walking
              • Wildlife Viewing
              • Sledding
              • Sight Seeing
              • Shopping
              • Antiquing
              • Boating
              • ATM/Bank
              • Groceries
              • Mountain Biking
              • Jet Skiing
               

              Reviews

              Write a review 4.9
              from 15 traveler reviews
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              Rental basis: Per property
              Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
              Peak Season
              Jun 21 - Aug 23, 2014
              7 night min stay

              $5,775

              Changeover Day: Saturday

              Off Season
              Aug 24 - Jun 19, 2015
              2 night min stay
              $675
              Peak 2015 Season
              Jun 20 - Aug 29, 2015
              7 night min stay

              $5,775

              Changeover Day: Saturday

              Off Season
              Aug 30 - Jun 17, 2016
              2 night min stay
              $675
              Peak 2016 Season
              Jun 18 - Aug 27, 2016
              7 night min stay

              $5,775

              Changeover Day: Saturday

              My Standard Rate
              2 night min stay
              $675

              Additional information about rental rates

              Fees:

              • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
              • Pet Fee $50
              • Cleaning $375 + tax
              • Tax Rate 6%

              Notes:

              Cleaning fee is $375.00. Insufficient funds are subject to $125.00 fee. The Security deposit, which is to ensure compliance with the terms of this agreement, is not to be construed as liquidated damages. In order to lower the amount of security deposit required low cost damage insurance is required to rent this property and is included in the rental fee.


              Cancellation policy:

              100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.


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              Last updated: 07/28/2014
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              Location

              50 Miles
              Nearest Airport
              Traverse City
              2 Miles
              Nearest Motorway
              Rt 31
              5 Miles
              Nearest Golf
              Several courses about 5 minutes from house
              4 Miles
              Nearest Restaurant
              Friske's

              Car: Necessary

              Charlevoix Venetian week in July. Mackinac Island only 1.5 hours away. Vineyard tours in Old Mission Pennisula about 50 minute drive. Golf courses are beautiful. About 5 -30 minute drive depending on what course you want to play. Casino about 40 minutes away. Boyne Mountain ski area 30 minute drive. The town of Elk Rapid and Charlevoix are 20 minutes from house. You can rent jet skis and kayaks to be delivered to house.

               

              Manager info

              Year Purchased: 2004

              About: My favorite thing to do is to relax with family and friends. This place lets me invite all of my friends and family members, that I love most, to come and get together once again. It's a great place to connect to my family, after having so much time apart. I work hard and when I am off from work, I want to have the option of playing hard or relaxing. With so many different activities here, I am finding new things to do every day. I am able to play games or go out in the towns during the day, and relax on the beautiful beach at night. This place is my heaven.

              Why Charlevoix:
              My cousin has a house on this beach and I have visited with his family for years. After coming there time and time again, a house down the beach from him became available. I grabbed it immediately as these homes do not become available often. It is a lovely place, miles of beach to walk on, quiet, secluded yet close to everything. When I want to get away, there is where I come.

              The Unique Benefits at this House:
              My property is just down the road from a natural preserve. There are wonderful places to bike and hike. I love to wake up and see deer, wild turkey, eagles, swans and owls right outside my door. The beach is right at my door. I can easily go into Charlevoix to shop, go see a movie or eat a great meal. In the other direction I love going into Elk Rapids and having some ice cream or shop for antiques.


              Contact us

              Speaks: english

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              Photos

              • The beach outside your door.  Safe for young children, great for water sports.

                The beach outside your door. Safe for young children, great for water sports.

              • Kitchen looking directly out to the Lake.

                Kitchen looking directly out to the Lake.

              • Lower level; has master suite with deck, 2 sets of bunk beds in other bedroom

                Lower level; has master suite with deck, 2 sets of bunk beds in other bedroom

              • Lower level Master with doors to outside patio and beach.

                Lower level Master with doors to outside patio and beach.

              • Lower level bunk room. One of 8 bedrooms.

                Lower level bunk room. One of 8 bedrooms.

              • Bathroom - one of the 5.5 bathrooms

                Bathroom - one of the 5.5 bathrooms

              • Back of house with tons of parking!

                Back of house with tons of parking!

              • Back of house

                Back of house

              • Lake side of house; walk right to beach and water.

                Lake side of house; walk right to beach and water.

              • View from Patio looking out to beach front and lake.

                View from Patio looking out to beach front and lake.

              • The beach right in front of the house. Grand Traverse Bay on Lake Michigan.

                The beach right in front of the house. Grand Traverse Bay on Lake Michigan.

              • One of the eight bedrooms. Has private bath and deck.

                One of the eight bedrooms. Has private bath and deck.

              • The beach outside your door. Safe for young children, great for water sports.

                The beach outside your door. Safe for young children, great for water sports.

              • Kitchen with 2 dishwashers, 6 burner gas stove, double ovens.

                Kitchen with 2 dishwashers, 6 burner gas stove, double ovens.

              • One of 8 bedrooms, this one has a deck facing the lake.

                One of 8 bedrooms, this one has a deck facing the lake.

              • One of 8 bedrooms.

                One of 8 bedrooms.

              • Kayaking on the lake outside my house.

                Kayaking on the lake outside my house.

              • Bathroom - one of the 5.5 bathrooms

                Bathroom - one of the 5.5 bathrooms

              • Back of house

                Back of house

              • Upper Patio looking out to lake and beach front.

                Upper Patio looking out to lake and beach front.

              • Sample of guest reviews

                Sample of guest reviews

              • Sunset right form the beach. Enjoy a campfire while watching the sunset.

                Sunset right form the beach. Enjoy a campfire while watching the sunset.

              • Beach front; over 175ft.

                Beach front; over 175ft.

              VRBO #335794

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              This listing was first published here in 2011.

              Date last modified - Wednesday, February 05, 2014

              $675 - $825 per night (USD)
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              8 Bedroom / 5.5 Bathroom
              Sleeps 18

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              Minimum stay: 2-7 nights
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