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Lake Michigan Homestead Resort Beachfront Cozy Comfy 3 Bedroom Condo

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Last updated: 07/02/2014
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Glen Arbor condo description

Charming and cozy rustic two bedrooms plus a nice spacious loft on Lake Michigan in the Homestead Resort. Very private location, gated private parking, and beautiful sunsets.

Mid Century Modern Style, with vaulted ceilings throughout, which make it seem more spacious than it is. A million dollar view overlooking beautiful Lake Michigan enjoy spectacular evening sunsets. Teak built in cabinets, ceiling, and baseboards. The condo was built in the 60's and is still 'original' in many ways. There is one full bath with original tub, and one half bath. Kitchen has been somewhat updated, but very small. Small bar style counter with two short stools, perfect for kids. Pull out kitchen table in living room that will seat up to 6, plus 2 children can sit at the kitchen bar.
Small microwave, toaster, coffee maker, electric frying an, basic utensils, dishes, glasses, silverware, all quite eclectic. You provide your own paper products, although there will be a 'set' in place on your arrival.
Nestled in the woods in a discreetly gated property. Your stay will remain anonymous, with us. No public check in required. Your identity will never be known. Great for people who want a little R&R without the hustle and bustle of a typical tourist destination.
Despite the location on the water, the condo is nestled behind a small dune which provides which is very peaceful and quiet, yet your Lake view is unobstructed. There is a warm small river which gently runs behind and into the Lake. This is wonderful for small children to play in, as well as adults to float in during the summer months.
There is a luxurious king size bed in the master bedroom, a set of twin beds in the second bedroom and 2 sets of bunk beds in the large open loft. One full bath on the main floor and and half bath in the loft.
Although the condo does sleep 8, it is truly only suitable for a maximum of 4 adults and 4 children.
Our condo is on the top floor of the building and it is not handicap accessible. There is a small spiral staircase that leads up to the loft. The loft is great for the kids.
One set of clean sheets on the beds are provided, 2 towels and wash cloths per guest.
Note: Although the condo is located inside the Homestead Resort, it is not a resort owned property, it is privately owned. The Homestead Resort Pools or Tennis Courts are not available for use. Although the Resort restaurants, grocery store, spa, skiing, golf, and salon are open to the public.

Check out Christmas Holiday Specials. Long term rental available during 'off season'.

Keywords: Lakefront Loft has a kitchen living room combo overlooks the Lake from small porch/balcony. King bed in master, twin beds in 2nd and two sets of bunk beds in the open loft. Privacy. Half bath in the loft, full small bath on the main floor.

Wifi, free long distance, cable TV, TV with DVD in Living room and Master bedroom. Shared coin laundry available in lower level. Gated parking and private beach.

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Property Type

  • Condo
  • On floor 3
  • 1000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Onsite Services

              • Massage

              Suitability

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

                Children are welcome, however under the age of 21 must have parents with them. ...moreless

              • Children Welcome
              • Non Smoking Only:

                Please no smoking inside the building....moreless

              • Pets Not Allowed:

                Sorry - we love them - but please no pets allowed at all....moreless

              • Wheelchair Inaccessible:

                Stairs only...moreless

              Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

              • Bedroom 1: 1 king

                Built in drawers and Closet, Flat Screen TV with DVD...moreless

              • Bedroom 2: 2 twin/ single

                Built in Closets and Drawers...moreless

              • Bedroom 3: 2 bunk bed

                Large Loft with 2 sets of child size bunk beds and half bath...moreless

              • King size beds (1) Luxurious pillow top king bed., Twin or Single Beds (2) Comfortable twin mattresses and box springs, Bunk Beds (2) Two sets of child size bunk beds, perfect for children and their friends!...moreless

              Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom, 1 Half Bathroom

              • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

                Bathroom is small...moreless

              • Loft Bath: toilet

                Loft has nice sink that is open and separate toilet room. ...moreless

              • Tub/shower combination with single sink on the main floor. Bathroom is small. The upstairs loft has larger vanity sink and a separate toilet room. There is not a shower or tub in the loft. ...moreless

              Other Amenities

                  • Local amenities are abundant, including boating on nearby Glen Lakes, tennis, horseback riding, are all readily available. wonderful local area restaurants ensure your ability to enjoy the finest of meals during your stay. Our condo is exclusively available through this website. The property is not available through the Homestead Resort. Private guests only....moreless

                  Entertainment

                  • Books
                  • DVD Player
                  • Satellite / Cable:

                    Cable New Flat Screen large TV/DVD in Living Room and Master bedroom with Tivo. ...moreless

                  • Television
                  • Video Library

                  Theme

                  • Away From It All
                  • Family
                  • Historic
                  • Romantic
                  • Spa
                  • Sports & Activities
                  • Tourist Attractions

                  Attractions

                  • Health/Beauty Spa
                  • Playground
                  • Restaurants
                  • Winery Tours

                  Local Services & Businesses

                  • ATM/Bank
                  • Babysitter
                  • Fitness Center
                  • Groceries
                  • Hospital
                  • Laundromat
                  • Massage Therapist
                  • Medical Services

                  Leisure Activities

                  • Antiquing
                  • Beachcombing
                  • Bird Watching
                  • Boating
                  • Horseback Riding
                  • Scenic Drives
                  • Shelling
                  • Shopping
                  • Sight Seeing
                  • Sledding
                  • Walking
                  • Wildlife Viewing

                  Location Type

                  • Beach View
                  • Beachfront

                  Sports & Adventure Activities

                  • Cross Country Skiing
                  • Cycling
                  • Fishing
                  • Golf
                  • Hiking
                  • Hunting
                  • Ice Skating
                  • Jet Skiing
                  • Kayaking
                  • Mountain Biking
                  • Pier Fishing
                  • Sailing
                  • Ski Privileges Optional
                  • Skiing
                  • Snorkeling
                  • Snorkeling/Diving
                  • Snowboarding
                  • Snowmobiling
                  • Swimming
                  • Tennis
                  • Water Skiing
                  • Water Tubing
                  • Wind-Surfing

                  Dining

                  • Dining:

                    Very small living/dining combination ...moreless

                  • Dining Area
                  • Seating for 6 people

                  General

                  • Air Conditioning:

                    Room units...moreless

                  • Clothes Dryer:

                    Coin operated in lower level of the building...moreless

                  • Free Long Distance:

                    unlimited long distance...moreless

                  • Heating
                  • Internet
                  • Linens Provided:

                    We provide one set of linens for each bed for your stay. Additional sets may be requested ahead of time. Each bed has at least one pillow. Blankets and comforters are also available. ...moreless

                  • Living Room:

                    Couch and chair, Flat Screen TV, Tivo, DVD. Small living quarters....moreless

                  • Parking:

                    Private gated parking for one car only....moreless

                  • Parking Off Street:

                    Private gated parking....moreless

                  • Telephone
                  • Towels Provided:

                    2 Towels per guest provided, plus washcloths. More upon request. Please ask ahead of time!...moreless

                  • Washing Machine:

                    Coin operated washer in the building on the bottom floor for your easy use....moreless

                  • Wireless Internet:

                    Free wifi...moreless

                  Kitchen

                  • Coffee Maker:

                    Mr. Coffee...moreless

                  • Cooking Utensils
                  • Dishes & Utensils
                  • Dishwasher
                  • Kitchen:

                    Dishes, silverware, glassware, pots and pans along with utensils. Wine opener and basic knives included. Electric Frying Pan. Mr Coffee coffee maker. ...moreless

                  • Microwave:

                    Small Microwave...moreless

                  • Oven
                  • Refrigerator:

                    Simple freezer top fridge. ...moreless

                  • Stove:

                    4 burner/stove oven combo. Small size. ...moreless

                  • Toaster

                  Outside

                  • Balcony:

                    Lovely small balcony with small wicker love seat and chair to enjoy magnificent views of the sunsets over Lake Michigan. ...moreless

                  • Boat
                  • Golf:

                    9 hold golf course within the resort beautiful views. Great for family....moreless

                  • Kayak / Canoe:

                    Rentals are available...moreless

                  • Lawn / Garden
                  • Outdoor Grill
                  • Ski & Snowboard:

                    Great skiing and snowboarding!...moreless

                  Payment Type

                  • Mastercard
                  • Visa

                  Forms Of Payment

                      • Accept Credit Card
                       

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                      $400
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                      * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

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                      Fees:

                      • Refundable Damage Deposit $600
                      • Taxes Included

                      Notes:

                      Although located inside the Homestead Resort, it is NOT a Resort owned or managed property. The pools or 'Beach Club' is not available to our rental guests. Our condo is not available through the Resort Rental Program.

                      Security deposit is waived for repeat clients. We refund the deposit as soon as the Housekeeper confirms no damage and the rules regarding departure have been met.


                      Cancellation policy:

                      100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.


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                      Last updated: 07/02/2014
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                      Location

                      20 Miles
                      Nearest Airport
                      Traverse City Airport

                      Car: Recommended

                      Glen Arbor is one of the best kept secrets in the world. It is a small, quiet, charming, community that is home to the Cherry Republic. Every business is unique, there are no chain food restaurants or stores. The beaches are magnificent. Our little condo is located in the Homestead Resort, however, it is NOT managed by the Resort. It is available exclusively through this site.

                       

                      Manager info

                      Year Purchased: 1996

                      About: We have 6 grown children, 4 grandchildren, and 1 great grandchild. We were fortunate to be able to bring our young children up during the summers to get away from the city, enjoy the beach and simplicity of charming Glen Arbor. During the winters, we'd often ski at the Homestead every chance we got. As the children have grown and gone their separate ways, we seldom use our lovely little getaway, so we have decided to share it with other special families and people.

                      Why Glen Arbor:
                      It is one of the most beautiful places in the world. It is quiet, cozy, relaxing, and a perfect place. Once you experience it, you will understand. If you like and enjoy Midcentury Modern architecture, you will enjoy this.

                      The Unique Benefits at this Condo:
                      There are many things to do here. So, it really depends upon your style and taste. I am a writer, so I enjoy the quiet solitude of the area. I am not a cook, so we enjoy the fine restaurants, the local merchants, and shopping. There is a fabulous spa that overlooks the Lake where we enjoy massages. We go Morel hunting, hiking, and sun bathing. There are several art galleries and unique shops in town. The knit shop is my favorite and every year I purchase a hand made sweater or scarf that was created over the winter by the local ladies who sit together and knit. The Cottage Book shop is also a favorite. I think Glen Arbor and The Homestead is a 'magical' place. Quite Serene, secluded, and rustic. Far from - a 5 star hotel- but the experience makes up all the difference if you are looking for something different and special.


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                      Photos

                      • Your Foyer

                        Your Foyer

                      • Full, but small kitchen, dishwasher, stove,oven, & vintage coffee percolator!

                        Full, but small kitchen, dishwasher, stove,oven, & vintage coffee percolator!

                      • Living room with large flat screen TV/DVD player.

                        Living room with large flat screen TV/DVD player.

                      • Teak built in closets and drawers in every bedroom.

                        Teak built in closets and drawers in every bedroom.

                      • Full Bathroom

                        Full Bathroom

                      • Spacious built in closets and drawers in second bedroom has vaulted ceilings.

                        Spacious built in closets and drawers in second bedroom has vaulted ceilings.

                      • Spacious open loft with two sets of bunk beds with vaulted ceilings.

                        Spacious open loft with two sets of bunk beds with vaulted ceilings.

                      • Fabulous Lake Michigan sunset taken from our balcony.

                        Fabulous Lake Michigan sunset taken from our balcony.

                      • Living Room View of your foyer

                        Living Room View of your foyer

                      • Living Room View looking up to spacious open Loft.  Vaulted ceilings throughout.

                        Living Room View looking up to spacious open Loft. Vaulted ceilings throughout.

                      • Living room view of sliding glass windows leading out to balcony.

                        Living room view of sliding glass windows leading out to balcony.

                      • Luxurious pillow top king size bed in master bedroom.

                        Luxurious pillow top king size bed in master bedroom.

                      • Twin beds can be pushed together or apart in second bedroom.

                        Twin beds can be pushed together or apart in second bedroom.

                      • Perfect view of Lake Michigan from second bedroom as well as living room/kitchen

                        Perfect view of Lake Michigan from second bedroom as well as living room/kitchen

                      • Large closets with built in drawers, TV/DVD/VCR in loft area.

                        Large closets with built in drawers, TV/DVD/VCR in loft area.

                      • Just before dawn, view of islands and dunes and white sandy beaches.

                        Just before dawn, view of islands and dunes and white sandy beaches.

                      VRBO #360443

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                      This listing was first published here in 2011.

                      Date last modified - Monday, December 22, 2014

                      $400 per night (USD)
                      9

                      2 Bedroom / 1.5 Bathroom
                      Sleeps 8

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