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Secluded Private Beach + 13 Acres, Spetacular View of Bridge!

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Bois Blanc Island cottage description

Enjoy a week's stay on Bois Blanc Island at Bridge View Beach House. With 200 feet of Lake Huron frontage, you will relax in peaceful solitude and marvel at breath-taking views of the Mackinac Bridge and the South Channel of the Straits of Mackinac.

Our quiet island has many activites to offer: canoeing or kayaking ('big lake' or inland lakes), mountain biking (miles & miles of two-tracks), fishing (the inland lakes are said to have good bass & blue gill, the big lake has salmon), hiking, swimming, catching a tan, relaxing, watching freighters, sailboats & yachts drift by, bonfires on the beach at night, golfing on the main-land...the list goes on and on.

Be sure to visit our website (For More Information link below) to view the hand-written guest book pages from our previous guests. There you will also find more pictures and a copy of the rental agreement.

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Property Type

      • Cottage

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental

          Meals

              • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

              Suitability

              • Children Welcome
              • Non Smoking Only
              • Pets Considered

              Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 9, Beds for 9

              • Bedroom 1

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              • Loft

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              • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (1), Double Beds (1), Baby Cribs (1) Pack-n-Play style 'crib'., Bunk Beds (1) Twin on the top and double on the bottom....moreless

              Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom, 1 Half Bathroom

              Entertainment

              • Books
              • CD Player
              • DVD Player
              • Games
              • Stereo
              • Television
              • Video Library

              Theme

              • Away From It All
              • Family
              • Romantic

              Attractions

              • Churches
              • Marina
              • Museums

              Leisure Activities

              • Beachcombing
              • Bird Watching
              • Boating
              • Eco Tourism
              • Photography
              • Scenic Drives
              • Sight Seeing
              • Walking
              • Wildlife Viewing

              Location Type

              • Beach View:

                Spectacular views of the Mackinac Bridge...moreless

              • Beachfront
              • Lakefront:

                200' of private frontage on Lake Huron...moreless

              Sports & Adventure Activities

              • Cycling
              • Fishing
              • Freshwater Fishing
              • Hiking
              • Hunting
              • Hunting Big Game
              • Hunting Small Game
              • Jet Skiing
              • Kayaking
              • Mountain Biking
              • Sailing
              • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
              • Snorkeling
              • Snorkeling/Diving
              • Swimming

              Dining

              • Dining Area
              • Seating for 6 people

              General

              • Clothes Dryer
              • Linens Provided
              • Living Room
              • Parking
              • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
              • Towels Provided
              • Washing Machine
              • Wood Fireplace

              Kitchen

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

              Outside

              • Deck / Patio:

                8' x 32' Lakeside Screened Porch with Picnic Table, Glider & Lawn Chairs 2) 8' x 8' Free Standing Beach Decks with Adirondack Chairs ...moreless

               

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              Peak Season -- Memorial Day through Labor Day:
              Weekly $995 Sunday 3PM through Sunday 10AM
              Weekend $555 Friday 4PM through Sunday 10AM
              Off Peak Season:
              Weekly $850 Sunday 3PM through Sunday 10AM
              Weekend $425 Friday 4PM through Sunday 10AM
              Weekday $135 Check in 4PM Check out 10AM (two day minimum)
              $250 refundable cleaning/security deposit required
              

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              Owner info

              Year Purchased: 2001

              About the owner: Rob, Kirsten, Kate & Claire love to spend time on the island. It's our special retreat from the hustle and bustle of everyday life. We find it's a wonderful place to unwind and let go of the ties of life on the mainland. While not on the island, we reside in Big Rapids where Kate will be starting 7th grade and Claire will be starting 4th grade next fall. After 20 years using his first Bachelor degree in automotive management from Ferris State, Rob is again a student at Ferris, this time pursuing a degree in Computer Information Technology. Kirsten works at Ferris in the Humanities department office.

              Why the Owner Chose Bois Blanc Island:
              We have owned Bridge View Beach House since 2001. We stumbled upon it quite by accident while looking at the vacant property next door. We realized that by purchasing property with a structure already on it we could immediately start enjoying the island and recoup some of the cost of ownership by sharing our cottage with like minded folks. Michigan's motto is 'Si quaeris peninsulam amoenam circumspice' which means 'If you seek a pleasant penninsula, look about you.' Our motto is 'Si quaeris insula amoenam circumspice' which means 'If you seek a pleasant island, look about you.' :) We hope you can find time to visit our pleasant island.

              The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
              While on the island Kate and Claire love to play in the water in front of the cottage, go exploring in the woods, swim at the north beach at the end of Bible Rd., eat pizza at Hawk's Landing or anything from the menu at Barb's tavern. Rob and Kirsten are content to tag along behind them to see what they'll discover next. When time permits, Rob enjoys stretching his legs on his mountain bike. Kirsten is happy to relax in an adirondack in front of the cottage and read a good book or just take in the serenity of the Straits of Mackinac. The screened in porch which runs the length of the house is a great place to enjoy a good hard island rain storm, or snuggle into a sleeping bag and enjoy the night breezes. The beach decks are a mere ten paces from the screened in porch.


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              Speaks: english

               

              Photos

              • Sunset at Bridge View Beach House

                Sunset at Bridge View Beach House

              • Living Room/Kitchen view

                Living Room/Kitchen view

              • Fourth of July fireworks as seen from the beach of Bridge View Beach House

                Fourth of July fireworks as seen from the beach of Bridge View Beach House

              • Looking East from the beach deck at Bridge View Beach House

                Looking East from the beach deck at Bridge View Beach House

              • Upstairs sleeping arrangements

                Upstairs sleeping arrangements

              VRBO #360033

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              This listing was first published here in 2011.

              Date last modified - Tuesday, September 30, 2014

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              1 Bedroom / 1.5 Bathroom
              Sleeps 9

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              Member since: 2011
              Speaks: english
              • Calendar last updated: 08/13/2014
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              231-796-2727

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