Golf/Ski Vacation Paradise on Chief G.C. @ Shanty Creek Resort

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11x29 deck overlooking 5th hole on Chief GC.


Last updated: 11/16/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Newly furnished luxury cottage overlooking Chief Golf Course from a 29X12 covered balcony. Wonderful views from balcony of the 5th hole with beautiful sunrises and magnificent trees.

Cottage has three queen size beds and queen size sleeper sofa with a single bed accessable in the master bedroom.

Kitchen has all new utensils and small appliances.

Master bath has jetted tub and shower.

Flat screen televisions in living room and master bedroom

$10.00 discount on golf fees on the Chief Course

Keywords: The Chief Golf Cottage is a 2 bedroom, 2 bath condo on the 5th hole of The Chief Golf Course in Bellaire, MI. The cottage provides 1350 sq. foot of living space, 2 bedrooms (2 queen beds in guest bedroom, 1 queen bed in master bedroom), (Queen sleeper couch) full kitchen, 2 baths (Jacuzzi tub in master bath), living room with gas fireplace, and dining area. The Cottage is spacious and provides a great atmosphere for a family, group of friends, or a golf or ski group. The unit has a spectacular view of The Chief Golf course and offers a huge deck from the top level. Charcoal grills are located right outside the unit.

A seasonal outdoor swimming pool is located a short drive from The Chief Cottage. The pool has a bath house with indoor changing rooms and restrooms. Picnic area and charcoal grills are also located at the pool.


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Property Type

  • Condo
  • On floor 2
  • 1300 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


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

    25 years old...moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9, Beds for 9

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

Other Amenities



  • Books:

    Books of all kinds but mostly history or historical fiction by some of the most popular authors....moreless

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player:

    Blue Ray playery...moreless

  • Music Library:

    Numerous cds featuring popular, classical and opera to be played on Bose CD player as part of the Bose radio in Living room...moreless

  • Satellite / Cable:

    Charter Cable with Hi Definition in both rooms...moreless

  • Stereo:

    Bose radio and Cd player for playing all the CDs located in the coffee table...moreless

  • Television:

    (2) Flat screen in living room and master bedroom. High Definition TV with Cable. Hbo and Starz movie channels...moreless

  • Video Library:

    DVDs for children and adults located in coffee table...moreless


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


  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Marina
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Horseback Riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Paddle Boating
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Golf Course Front:

    On the fifth hole of the Chief Course with wonderful view from the terrace...moreless

  • Golf Course View:

    $10 discount on fees at the Chief while staying at my property...moreless

  • Village:

    Delightful village of Bellaire with numerous restaurants and featuring Short's brewery....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Rafting
  • Sailing
  • Ski Privileges Optional
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • Swimming
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing


  • Dining:

    Dining inside as well as on the terrace in the summer and fall. Seating for 12 now on the terrace....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people


  • Air Conditioning:

    Central air and heating....moreless

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace:

    Gas fired fireplace with blower that warms the room quickly...moreless

  • Gas Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    Gas heating from cental furnace ...moreless

  • Internet:

    Wifi available by clicking on' Netgear guest'...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    All bed linens and towels are supplied....moreless

  • Living Room:

    Comfortable new couch and two side chairs with coffee table and cable TV with high definition TV and 5 movie channels....moreless

  • Parking:

    Room for a small boat and trailer in parking lot...moreless

  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:

    Room to park boat or trailer...moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    Towels and wash clothers provided ...moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    New stackable washer and dryer for your convenience...moreless


  • Coffee Maker:

    Mr. Coffee 12 cup...moreless

  • Cooking Utensils:

    Three new surface pans and pots and trays for cooking almost anyhting including a slow cooker....moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Dishes for eight or more with all the silver and other utensils one would want for a kitchen...moreless

  • Dishwasher:


  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    Fully equipped kitchen ...moreless

  • Microwave:


  • Oven:

    All the choices needed to cook or broil with timer or programmed cooking...moreless

  • Pantry Items:

    Some basic items needed for each kitchen...moreless

  • Refrigerator:

    Has all the appliances, dishes and cookware of a fully equipped kitchen....moreless

  • Stove:

    General Electric /Electric stove...moreless

  • Toaster:

    Basic two hole toaster...moreless


  • Balcony:

    29X12 covered balcony overlooking the Chief Golf Course...moreless

  • Deck / Patio:

    12X29 terrace overlooking the fifth hole of the Chief Golf Course...moreless

  • Golf:

    Six golf courses within two miles. Some of the best in Michigan or anywhere...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool:

    Pool across the street located at Legends with bath house and barbeque grills....moreless

  • Jetted Tub


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from 9 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Sep 16 - Dec 14, 2015
2 night min stay
$900 $2,350
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$150 $150
Fri, Sat, Sun
$962 $3,330
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Cleaning $75
  • Taxes Not included



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Last updated: 11/16/2015
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  • Short's Brewing Company

  • Dockside-Torch Lake

    "Located on Torch lake where the clam river enters the lake it is a popular place for all age..."

  • Lulu's

    "The upscale restaurant in downtown Bellaire. Many consider this their favorite in the Bella..."

  • Bellaire Bar & Restaurant

    "Very much a bar but they have outstanding burgers if that is what you are looking for."

  • Toonies Fish & Steak House

    "One of my favorites as they have specials each day. The fish fry on Fridays and the ribs on..."

  • Chief Bar & Grill

    "Very popular place. Now known as Pelican's nest under new ownership. Excellent beer with b..."

30 Miles
Nearest Airport
Traverse City
1 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Pelican's Next
30 Miles
Nearest Ferry
1 Miles
Nearest Golf
Chief as well as Hawk's Eye, and four Shanty cours
2 Miles
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Pelican's Nest, River Bistro, Hotel, Moka,
1 Miles
Nearest Ski
Summit and Schuss
2 Miles
Nearest Beach
Bellaire Lake



Owner info

Year Purchased: 2011

About the owner: Michigan native who has re-discovered Northern Michigan and all it has to offer the vacationer.

Why the Owner Chose Bellaire:
Shanty Creek provides a complete vacation experience. The variety of activities in the area are unsurpassed anywhere. .

The Unique Benefits at this Condo:
Access to five golf courses and two ski areas as well as five lakes within minutes make this a vacationer's choice location. Discounted green fees at the Chief.

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Speaks: english

Guestbook comments from the owner

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  • 11x29 deck overlooking 5th hole on Chief GC.

    11x29 deck overlooking 5th hole on Chief GC.

  • Entrance / upper unit behind the trees

    Entrance / upper unit behind the trees

  • Living room sofa with queen bed inside

    Living room sofa with queen bed inside

  • Master bedroom

    Master bedroom

  • Guest bedroom with 2 queen beds

    Guest bedroom with 2 queen beds

  • Area photo

    Area photo

  • Golf front condo/upper unit

    Golf front condo/upper unit

  • Looking east at 5th hole of Chief G.C.

    Looking east at 5th hole of Chief G.C.

  • Living area with gas fireplace

    Living area with gas fireplace

  • Queen bed in master with twin bed in black ottoman

    Queen bed in master with twin bed in black ottoman

  • kitchen and bar stools seen from living area

    kitchen and bar stools seen from living area

  • Looking east from terrace in Oct.  Turkeys in the fairway

    Looking east from terrace in Oct. Turkeys in the fairway

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This listing was first published here in 2011.

Date last modified - Monday, November 16, 2015

Minimum stay: 2 nights
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Bellaire #380460

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