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2014 is Booked! Taking 2015 Reservations for Lake Leelanau!

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Front of the cottage, beautifully landscaped grassy lawn

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Last updated: 10/01/2014
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  • Minimum stay:6 nights
  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Lake Leelanau cottage description

'Nelly' Cottage- Number Eight on Lake Leelanau

Charming 2 bedrooms 1 bath cottage sleeps 4 guests most comfortably. Nestled on Lake Leelanau just minutes from Traverse City, Leland, Cedar, Glen Arbor and Suttons Bay this charming cottage is ideal for those who want to get away from it all! Cottage comes with a stone fireplace, 1 double beds, 1 twin over full bunk bed and 1 additional twin futon in cottage. There is a private dock and boat launch on property that accommodates up to a 25 ft. boat, outdoor fire pit, propane grill, and children's playground. For the sportsman, there is also a fish shanty for cleaning your catch of the day. Clean, clear, soft sandy bottom- perfect for swimming right in front of the cottage. Property offers a shared sandy beach and beautifully landscaped lawn with a protected private harbor. It faces the West so toast to the sunset and enjoy the spectacular views. Fully furnished; BYOL (bring your own linens) No pets, no smoking in cottage.

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Cottage rents Saturday (check in 3pm) to Saturday (check out 12pm)
$200 deposit to hold reservation
Balance due in full 1 month prior to arrival date

***June SPECIAL= $950 week***
July, August & Labor Day Weeks= $1150/week
July 4th & Cherry Festival Week =$1250/week
September-November= $850/week
Fall Weekend Rental Rates- 2 night min $125/night *Flat
*peak season weekend rental rates may be available- please inquire

Come enjoy the wineries, the quaint small towns, Sleeping Bear Dunes, various outdoor activities and memories that only Northern Michigan can make!


Keywords: lakefront, cabin, wineries, up north, shabby chic, fireplace, cottage, traverse city, leland, suttons bay, lake leelanau, sleeping bear dunes, rustic, charming

Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 550 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Long-Term Renters Welcome
          • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

            Minimum age to rent the cottage- children welcome with adults...moreless

          • Children Welcome:

            On site playground, flat sandy bottom beach, shallow swimming...moreless

          • Non Smoking Only
          • Pets Not Allowed

          Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 5-6

          • Bedroom 1: 1 double

            ...moreless

          • Bedroom 2: 1 sleep sofa /futon, 1 bunk bed

            twin over full bunk bed. seperate twin futon in room...moreless

          • Double Beds (2) 1 double bed 1 double bed (twin over full bunkbed), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) futon twin, Bunk Beds (1) *Cottage has twin over full bunkbed. Blankets and pillows provided. Bring your own sheets and pillow cases. Fan provided in rooms....moreless

          Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

          Other Amenities

              • Dock space in private harbor that will accomodate up to a 25 ft boat. You can get to Leland, Cedar and Lake Leelanau by boatBoat launch, firepit, sandy beach, playground, and fish cleaning station on property....moreless

              Entertainment

              • CD Player
              • DVD Player
              • Satellite / Cable
              • Stereo

              Theme

              • Away From It All
              • Budget
              • Family
              • Romantic
              • Tourist Attractions

              Attractions

              • Cinemas
              • Festivals
              • Health/Beauty Spa
              • Library
              • Live Theater
              • Marina
              • Museums
              • Playground
              • Restaurants
              • Water Parks
              • Winery Tours
              • Zoo

              Local Services & Businesses

              • ATM/Bank
              • Groceries
              • Laundromat
              • Medical Services

              Leisure Activities

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

              Location Type

              Sports & Adventure Activities

              • Basketball Court
              • Cycling
              • Fishing
              • Freshwater Fishing
              • Golf
              • Hiking
              • Jet Skiing
              • Kayaking
              • Mountain Biking
              • Roller Blading
              • Sailing
              • Swimming
              • Water Skiing
              • Wind-Surfing

              Dining

              • Dining:

                large picture window overlooks lake...moreless

              • Dining Area
              • Seating for 4 people

              General

              • Fireplace
              • Gas Fireplace:

                gas stone fireplace...moreless

              • Heating:

                Gas stone fireplace/ furnace...moreless

              • Living Room:

                chaise lounge and 2 person sofa, cable TV w/ DVD player ...moreless

              • Parking:

                2 cars per cottge...moreless

              • Parking Off Street:

                Public boat launch...moreless

              • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer

              Kitchen

              • Coffee Maker
              • Cooking Utensils:

                fully furnished...moreless

              • Dishes & Utensils
              • Ice Maker
              • Kitchen:

                Full kitchen supplied with all essentials needed for your stay. Groceries not provided. ...moreless

              • Microwave
              • Oven
              • Pantry Items:

                basic spices...moreless

              • Refrigerator
              • Stove
              • Toaster

              Outside

              • Deck / Patio
              • Gazebo
              • Lawn / Garden:

                large grass lawn w/ private firepit in front of the cottage. Please buy or bring your own firewood, not provided on site. ...moreless

              • Outdoor Grill:

                Gas grill w/ utensils needed. ...moreless

               

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              Rental basis: Per property
              Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
              My Standard Rate
              6 night min stay

              $1,150

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              • Taxes Included

              Notes:

              A $200.00 deposit is required to hold the property, offered on a first come first serve basis, owner will grant a 5 day courtesy hold.


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              Calendar

              Last updated: 10/01/2014
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              21 Unavailable
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              Location

              Car: Necessary

              Enjoy M-22! Surrounded by wineries. Sleeping bear dunes national park. 7 miles from Lake Leelanau and 15-20 minutes from Suttons Bay, Leland, Cedar and Traverse City. Enjoy many festivals, including the National Cherry Festival. Enjoy getting to all of the small towns by waterway, ability to dock at Lake Leelanau, Leland and Cedar...there is also a restaurant/ bar just south of the cottage where you can pull your boat up and enjoy the evening!

               

              Owner info

              Year Purchased: 2011

              About the owner: I grew up in Traverse City and always knew someday I wanted a to have a cottage back up north. I rented a cottage on Lake Leelanau and fell in love at first night, I know you will do the same when you visit.

              Why the Owner Chose Lake Leelanau:
              It's charming, quiet, and the lake is one of the most beautiful I have ever experienced. It's a slower simple way of life that provides a get away from every day life. The people are amazingly friendly, you can get to know them in a week and be a 'local' The community is very eco friendly, people care about preserving the environment. Leelanau County isn't developed, it's filled with amazing views of water every where, hills of fruit farms, and gorgeous old farmhouses. You can get everywhere by boat, that was important to me. I love the nights around the firepit, the stars up north are amazing on clear nights, and the property is kept pristine. I know you will find the 'up north' way of life a place like no other.

              The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
              You will enjoy gorgeous sunsets, the cottage faces the west so everynight you can toast to the sunset! There is a private firepit right out in front of the cottage. There is a playground for kids and a shared sandy beach on the property. Bring your boat and dock it in a private harbor. Swim in a hard bottom sandy clear lake, muck free. Lake Leelanau provides some of the most beautiful waters filled with varieties of fresh water fish- walleye, perch, and many pan fish to name a few. Many outdoor activities at and around the cottage. If you love nature and being outside, this is your place! The cottage also has a stone gas fireplace. My favorite is waking up in the morning and having a cup of fresh coffee while dangling my toes in the water and maybe letting minnows nibble ....


              Contact us

              Speaks: english
               

              Photos

              • Front of the cottage, beautifully landscaped grassy lawn

                Front of the cottage, beautifully landscaped grassy lawn

              • Kitchen/ Bathroom (pre make over)

                Kitchen/ Bathroom (pre make over)

              • Twin over double bunkbed with trundle. Pull out twin futon.

                Twin over double bunkbed with trundle. Pull out twin futon.

              • View from the front door. Picnic table for sunny meals with an amazing view

                View from the front door. Picnic table for sunny meals with an amazing view

              • Docks and private harbor w/ boat launch for up to a 25 ft boat Public launch 3mi

                Docks and private harbor w/ boat launch for up to a 25 ft boat Public launch 3mi

              • Playground

                Playground

              • Amazing sunsets, the cottage faces west

                Amazing sunsets, the cottage faces west

              • whiet adirondack chairs perfect for sipping wine at sunset

                whiet adirondack chairs perfect for sipping wine at sunset

              • Dining/living room w stone fireplace, you can see the sunshine pouring inside

                Dining/living room w stone fireplace, you can see the sunshine pouring inside

              • Master bedroom; full bed with trundle.

                Master bedroom; full bed with trundle.

              • View looking at lake.

                View looking at lake.

              • private dock

                private dock

              • Sandy beach on property...shallow hard bottom perfect for kids.

                Sandy beach on property...shallow hard bottom perfect for kids.

              • Private firepit directly in front of Nelly- BYOW (bring your own wood)

                Private firepit directly in front of Nelly- BYOW (bring your own wood)

              • beautiful storms

                beautiful storms

              • It's all here on M-22- Leland, Suttons Bay, Lk Leelanau, Empire, Traverse City..

                It's all here on M-22- Leland, Suttons Bay, Lk Leelanau, Empire, Traverse City..

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              This listing was first published here in 2011.

              Date last modified - Wednesday, October 01, 2014

              $164 per night (USD)
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              2 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
              Sleeps 6

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              Minimum stay: 6 nights
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              Speaks: english
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