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Half a Block from Beach & Town on Traverse St. with Free Wifi

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Last updated: 12/06/2014
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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Elk Rapids house description

Drive up & park for the week! 1/2 block from the sandy beaches of Grand Traverse Bay/Lake Michigan and the same distance from downtown Elk Rapids.

We invite you to stay at our very well appointed home. No amenity has been withheld. Our home has been updated throughout and includes a remodeled kitchen and all new furnishings.

Return from the beach or courts & take an outdoor shower, read a book on the front porch or watch a movie on the flat screen TV. Multiple areas to gather with family and friends to reminisce about the day at the beach, shopping, sailing or golfing, while watching the stars.

The Arts & Crafts style home was built in 1919 and has all the character of that style. 10' ceilings, built in bookcases and wood floors downstairs & carpet upstairs. Decorated in a combination of antique and contemporary/rustic furnishings it is ready to walk into and start relaxing. Bring your iPod, iPad, iPhone to enjoy your music on the tower stereo system.

The kitchen has every amenity needed for picnic lunches or gourmet dinners cooked either indoor or outdoor. There is a large dining area and spacious family room which make it a perfect vacation spot for 6 to 8 people. There are four bedrooms; two with queen beds, one with a double bed, & one room with two twin beds. The home also has two full sized bathrooms.

Our home is within easy walking distance for kids to run to the ice cream store or pizza shop. Elk Rapids is the perfect spot for families to enjoy the summer or couples to gather and dine in excellent restaurants in both Elk Rapids & Traverse City. (15 miles).

We also have a variety of bikes for you to use, beach towels and beach chairs as well as indoor games and wide selection of dvd's for your enjoyment. We also have a separate ice machine for those cool summer drinks.

Keywords: Quiet, 1/2 Block, Traverse St, Beach, Renovated

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Property Type

  • House
  • 1550 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Catering Available

          Suitability

          • Minimum Age Limit For Renters
          • Children Welcome
          • Non Smoking Only
          • Pets Not Allowed

          Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

          • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

            Downstairs...moreless

          • Bedroom 2: 1 double

            Downstairs...moreless

          • Bedroom 3: 1 queen

            Upstairs...moreless

          • Bedroom 4: 2 twin/ single

            Upstairs...moreless

          • Queen size Beds (2), Double Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (2)

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

          • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower, jetted tub

            Downstairs...moreless

          • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower

            Upstairs...moreless

          • Outdoor shower is a swimsuit shower. Users must be in swimsuit when using this shower....moreless

          Other Amenities

              • Separate ice maker No fires allowed on property! Personal chef available for picnic lunches, or dinners. Please contact for details....moreless

              Entertainment

              • Satellite / Cable
              • Stereo
              • Video Library

              Attractions

              • Churches
              • Cinemas
              • Health/Beauty Spa
              • Library
              • Marina
              • Playground
              • Restaurants

              Local Services & Businesses

              • ATM/Bank
              • Groceries
              • Massage Therapist

              Leisure Activities

              • Antiquing
              • Beachcombing
              • Boating
              • Shopping
              • Sight Seeing
              • Walking
              • Wildlife Viewing

              Location Type

                  • Village:

                    Home is half a block from downtown ER...moreless

                  Sports & Adventure Activities

                  • Basketball Court
                  • Cross Country Skiing
                  • Cycling
                  • Fishing
                  • Fly Fishing
                  • Freshwater Fishing
                  • Golf
                  • Hiking
                  • Jet Skiing
                  • Kayaking
                  • Pier Fishing
                  • Sailing
                  • Skiing
                  • Snowboarding
                  • Swimming
                  • Tennis
                  • Water Skiing
                  • Wind-Surfing

                  Dining

                  • Dining Area
                  • Seating for 8 people

                  General

                  • Clothes Dryer
                  • Iron & Board
                  • Linens Provided
                  • Parking Off Street
                  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
                  • Towels Provided
                  • Washing Machine
                  • Wireless Internet

                  Kitchen

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

                  Outside

                  • Deck / Patio
                  • Outdoor Grill

                  Pool / Spa

                      • Jetted Tub
                       

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                      Rental basis: Per property
                      Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                      Summer
                      Jun 6 - Sep 7, 2015
                      7 night min stay

                      $2,000

                      Additional information about rental rates

                      Fees:

                      • Taxes Not included

                      Notes:

                      Saturday to Saturday Summer Season, Maximum occupancy 8 people.

                      2015 Summer season:

                      $2,000 per week

                      Fourth of July $2,200 per week

                      Harbor Days $2,400 per week

                      Before Memorial Day and after Labor Day 3 night minimum stay at $280.00 per night.

                      50% deposit upon booking. Remaining balance due 30 days before arrival. $400.00 security deposit due 30 days prior to arrival. Loss of deposit if cancelled 60 days or less before arrival date if home cannot be rented for reserved period.


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                      Last updated: 12/06/2014
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                      Location

                      20 Miles
                      Nearest Airport
                      Traverse City
                      Elk Rapids
                      Nearest Barpub
                      Towne Club
                      45 Miles
                      Nearest Ferry
                      Ludington
                      4 Miles
                      Nearest Golf
                      Elk Rapids Public
                      1 Miles
                      Nearest Motorway
                      US 31
                      30 Miles
                      Nearest Ski
                      Boyne or Schuss
                      Elk Rapids
                      Nearest Beach
                      Elk Rapids
                       

                      Owner info

                      Year Purchased: 2011

                      Why the Owner Chose Elk Rapids:
                      We have vacationed in Elk Rapids for many years and have enjoyed renting other VRBO homes and are excited to share our new home. We hope you will enjoy your time with family and friends, the amazing Michigan seasons and being so close to a quaint town and beautiful Lake Michigan. All things that we love about ER.

                      The Unique Benefits at this House:
                      Proximity to beach, shops, restaurants, boating and the famous Elk Rapids river chute.


                      Contact us

                      Speaks: english

                       

                      Photos

                      • View of the house from Traverse St.

                        View of the house from Traverse St.

                      • Relax and unwind after a day at the beach.

                        Relax and unwind after a day at the beach.

                      • Kitchen view looking through dining & into family room.

                        Kitchen view looking through dining & into family room.

                      • Dining & cards for eight!

                        Dining & cards for eight!

                      • Flat screen TV & iPod/MP3 audio system.

                        Flat screen TV & iPod/MP3 audio system.

                      • Days end

                        Days end

                      • Double bedroom downstairs w/ ceiling fan.

                        Double bedroom downstairs w/ ceiling fan.

                      • Upstairs hall & full bath.

                        Upstairs hall & full bath.

                      • Bridge to the library is steps from the back door.

                        Bridge to the library is steps from the back door.

                      • Multi speed bikes for your use.

                        Multi speed bikes for your use.

                      • North reading porch. Facing backyard.

                        North reading porch. Facing backyard.

                      • Backyard, outdoor shower & patio/grill area.

                        Backyard, outdoor shower & patio/grill area.

                      • Not a 'cottage' kitchen!

                        Not a 'cottage' kitchen!

                      • Looking through family & dining rooms toward kitchen.

                        Looking through family & dining rooms toward kitchen.

                      • View of family area from dining room.

                        View of family area from dining room.

                      • Continue your day, reading on the front porch.

                        Continue your day, reading on the front porch.

                      • Master bedroom with ceiling fan and large closet.

                        Master bedroom with ceiling fan and large closet.

                      • Queen bedroom upstairs.

                        Queen bedroom upstairs.

                      • Upstairs twin bedroom

                        Upstairs twin bedroom

                      • Elk Rapids, MI

                        Elk Rapids, MI

                      • Early evening over the bay.

                        Early evening over the bay.

                      • Perennial flower beds surround the house and yards.

                        Perennial flower beds surround the house and yards.

                      VRBO #386363

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                      This listing was first published here in 2011.

                      Date last modified - Monday, December 15, 2014

                      $2,000 per week (USD)
                      11

                      4 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
                      Sleeps 8

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                      Minimum stay: 7 nights
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                      Member since: 2011
                      Speaks: english
                      • Calendar last updated: 12/06/2014
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