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Lovely Home Just 1 Block from Lake Michigan!

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Last updated: 07/08/2015
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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

This is a lovely, comfortable home on a large lot in the village of Empire. Fenced in back yard with deck seating area and three-season front porch. Hardwood floors throughout the first floor and Berber carpeting in the bedrooms. Full bath upstairs and down with four bedrooms total; two with queen beds, one with two twin beds, and one double. Quiet village scenes from every window. No smoking, no pets.

Very friendly, beautiful area surrounded by Sleeping Bear National Park. Within walking distance of the beach on Lake Michigan and North Barr Lake with a newly renovated park, all only one block away. Many miles of scenic hiking trails and a newly finished paved bike trail which starts in Empire, winds through the Sleeping Bear Sand Dunes and ends in Glen Arbor. Many local artists and crafts found in Empire and surrounding area. Both Leelanau and Grand Traverse County are nationally recognized for the abundance of award winning wineries, microbreweries and culinary choices. An area renowned for it's incredible natural beauty, Empire is just minutes from Pierce Stocking Scenic Drive which overlooks Glenn Lake, the Sleeping Bear Sand Dunes and Lake Michigan.

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Property Type

  • House

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

    ...moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower

    ...moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • VCR
  • Video Library

Theme

  • Family
  • Historic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries

Leisure Activities

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

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • Hunting
  • Hunting Small Game
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Parasailing
  • Rafting
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Skiing
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • Swimming
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people

General

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

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

Outside

  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
 

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Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
My Standard Rate
7 night min stay
$250
Sat
$1,750

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Tax Rate 6%

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Last updated: 07/08/2015
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Owner info

About the owner: We love Empire and the endless outdoor activities year round. From swimming and bicycling to snowshoeing and snowmobiling, we never run out of ways to enjoy the beautiful area we are so fortunate to live in. No where is it more lovely than Empire!


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Speaks: english

 

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    Empire Beach - Lake Michigan

VRBO #40167

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Date last modified - Friday, July 31, 2015

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  • Sleeps
    8
  • Bedrooms
    4
  • Bathrooms
    2
  • Property type
    House
Owner
Member since: 2004
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within a few days
  • Response rate 80%
  • Calendar last updated 07/08/2015
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(231) 947-6225 (Michigan, USA)

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