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New Luxury Waterfront Home Minutes from Suttons Bay and Traverse City

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Last updated: 10/06/2014
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  • Minimum stay:3-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Suttons Bay house description

PERFECT FOR FAMILIES!

3 bdr, 3 1/2 bath, sleeps 6-8, 137' of frontage on beautiful West Grand Traverse Bay just minutes from Traverse City and Suttons Bay, Michigan. Available June - August for weekly rentals only, will consider monthly rentals and weekend rentals other times.

Beds - King in master bedroom on main floor, 1 queen in upstairs bedroom and two twin over full bunk beds in other upstairs bedroom.

Perfect for family vacations with sandy-bottom, shallow beach with very gradual grade (no drop-offs). Spectacular water views with both sunrise and sunsets and the lights of Traverse City! Fires on the beach and dinners on the deck. 15 minutes from shopping and restaurants in downtown Traverse City and only 5 minutes from charming downtown Suttons Bay. A mile from the TART trail, a paved bike path that connects Traverse City and Suttons Bay. A great starting point for all the vineyards, orchards, towns and sights of Leelanau County including the towns of Northport, Leland, Glen Arbor and Empire as well as Sleeping Bear Dunes, of course.

Enjoy a glass of wine at sunset on the upper deck or a cup of coffee on the large covered porch overlooking the bay. Truly paradise in Northern Michigan!

CLEAN and NEW HOME! Cherry cabinets throughout, master bath jacuzzi and tile shower, gas fireplace, maple flooring, outdoor shower and covered front and back decks with Trex Decking. Asphalt drive. Sandy-bottomed beach - shallow and gradual, very safe for kids.

The carpeted master bedroom is on the first floor with a private deck. The private master bath includes jacuzzi tub and custom tile shower. There is also a laundry room with washer and dryer as well as a half-bath on the first floor.

The living room overlooks the bay with gas stone fireplace and maple hardwood floors to bring the beauty of Northern Michigan inside.

The kitchen is spacious with stove, oven, microwave, disposal, dishwasher and numerous appliances (soup-maker, rice-cooker, panini-maker, pancake griddle, toaster and toaster oven, crock pot, blender and more). There is a bar area for a quick breakfast or settle into the farm table in the dining room surrounded by windows overlooking the water.

A beautiful staircase takes you upstairs to two large bedrooms each with private bath and walk-in closet, along with a sitting area. Each bedroom has a private entrance to the balcony which has a tempered-glass railing to provide an unobstructed view of West Bay.

There is a mudroom coming in from the garage for coats, shoes, beach towels and toys with sitting area and cabinetry.

The home has a foosball table and air hockey table as well as drawers full of Legos and Thomas the Train tracks for the kids. Cabinets hide board games and puzzles for all to enjoy. There are two brand-new Schwinn cruisers as well as two kayaks for your use. This home has it all!

Lots of outdoor space with covered and uncovered portions of deck with ceiling fan, adirondacks, table/chairs, grill and outdoor Bose speakers. Outdoor shower. More adirondacks at waters edge. A 300 foot dock with a large sitting area at the end juts into the cove from the property. Water remains shallow that far out!

Keywords: beachfront home, grand traverse bay, traverse city, suttons bay, private beach, balcony, fireplace, getaway, vacation home, quiet road, direct frontage, sandy bottom beach

Property Type

  • 2 story
  • House
  • 2800 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Children Welcome:

            There are stairs in the home. Parents of toddlers may want to bring a baby gate. All bedrooms have plenty of floor space for pack-n-plays for the kiddos. We have one pack-n-play available for use. Waterfront is sandy, shallow with no drop-offs for hundreds of feet....moreless

          • Non Smoking Only
          • Pets Not Allowed
          • Wheelchair Inaccessible

          Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

          • Bedroom 3: 2 double, 2 twin/ single, 2 bunk bed

            Upstairs. Private bath. 2 twin over full bunk beds....moreless

          • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

            Upstairs. Private bath....moreless

          • Bedroom 1: 1 king

            Private entry to deck, master bath, awalk-in closet....moreless

          • We also have a pack-n-play available for use.

          Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

          • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower, jetted tub

            Ground floor...moreless

          • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower

            Upstairs...moreless

          • Bathroom 3: toilet, combination tub/shower

            Upstairs...moreless

          • Half Bath: toilet

            Ground floor...moreless

          • 3 full bathrooms, 1 half

          Other Amenities

              • Go for a morning run along quiet Lee Point Road. It wraps along the bay and then into apple and cherry orchards. Use our bikes to take the TART trail up to Suttons Bay (4 miles) or Traverse City (12 miles). Take our kayaks for a sunrise or sunset paddle or try renting a stand-up paddle board from Suttons Bay Bike Shop. Our calm cove is a perfect place to learn! Make a fire on the beach. Play and wade in the sand and water all day long! Visit Black Star Farms and tasting room which is only 1 mile up the road or drive to any of the numerous other vineyards on the Peninsula. Try something different and hit Northern Latitude distillery in Leelanau or Tandem Ciders artisan hard ciders just outside of Suttons Bay. Shop or eat in any of the numerous nearby quaint small towns. Don't forget to stop in Fishtown! Catch a fish at the narrows in Lake Leelanau or grab a salmon charter out of Fishtown or Traverse City. Grab a drive-in movie with the kids. RELAX and read a book.....moreless

              Entertainment

              • Books
              • DVD Player:

                Living room and master BR...moreless

              • Foosball
              • Game Room:

                Foosball table Air Hockey table Corn hole (all in garage)...moreless

              • Games:

                Board games, puzzles, etc...moreless

              • Music Library:

                Ipod sound dock in living room and master BR. Ipod dock connects to outdoor Bose speakers (option to listen to music inside-only, outside-only or both)...moreless

              • Satellite / Cable
              • Stereo
              • Television:

                Living room and master BR...moreless

              • Toys:

                Drawers full of Legos and Thomas train tracks...moreless

              Theme

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

              Attractions

              • Churches
              • Cinemas
              • Health/Beauty Spa
              • Library
              • Live Theater
              • Marina
              • Playground
              • Restaurants
              • Water Parks
              • Winery Tours

              Local Services & Businesses

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

              Leisure Activities

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

              Location Type

              • Beach View:

                Beach view from every bedroom....moreless

              • Beachfront:

                Beach is right out the back door....moreless

              • Downtown:

                5 min from Suttons Bay, 15-20 min from Traverse City....moreless

              • Lake View
              • Lakefront:

                Lake Michigan (West Traverse Bay) is out your back door....moreless

              • Water View:

                Water view from every bedroom....moreless

              • Waterfront

              Sports & Adventure Activities

              • Cross Country Skiing
              • Cycling
              • Fishing
              • Fly Fishing
              • Freshwater Fishing
              • Golf
              • Hiking
              • Hot Air Ballooning
              • Hunting
              • Ice Skating
              • Jet Skiing
              • Kayaking
              • Mountain Biking
              • Roller Blading
              • Sailing
              • Skiing
              • Snowboarding
              • Snowmobiling
              • Sound/Bay Fishing
              • Swimming
              • Tennis
              • Water Skiing
              • Water Tubing
              • Wind-Surfing

              Dining

              • Dining:

                Dining room with wrap-around windows overlooking the bay....moreless

              • Dining Area
              • Seating for 8 people

              General

              • Air Conditioning
              • Clothes Dryer
              • Garage
              • Gas Fireplace
              • Hair Dryer
              • Heating
              • Internet
              • Iron & Board
              • Linens Provided
              • Living Room
              • Parking:

                Room for two cars, one in garage...moreless

              • Telephone
              • Towels Provided:

                We do not provide beach towels....moreless

              • Washing Machine

              Kitchen

              • Coffee Maker
              • Cooking Utensils:

                Pancake griddle, blender, rice cooker, panini maker, crock pot, soup-maker...moreless

              • Dishes & Utensils
              • Dishwasher
              • Kitchen:

                Bar with seating...moreless

              • Microwave
              • Oven
              • Pantry Items:

                Starter items (salt, pepper, oil, basic spices, etc)...moreless

              Outside

              • Balcony
              • Bicycles:

                2 new Schwinn cruisers...moreless

              • Deck / Patio:

                Portions completely covered, area with pergola and others open to sky!...moreless

              • Golf:

                Leelanau Club at Bahle Farms only 3 miles away! Close to world-class golf at Arcardia Bluffs (1:15), Grand Traverse Resort (30 min), Tree Tops (1:40), Forest Dunes in Roscommon (1:30)...moreless

              • Kayak / Canoe:

                2 kayaks (one sit on top for children)...moreless

              • Lawn / Garden
               

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              Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
              Fall
              Sep 1 - Nov 30, 2014
              3 night min stay
              $500
              $3,000
              Spring
              May 1 - Jun 5, 2015
              3 night min stay
              $500
              $3,000
              Summer
              Jun 6 - Aug 30, 2015
              7 night min stay

              $4,400

              Additional information about rental rates

              Fees:

              • Cleaning $200
              • Tax Rate 6%

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              Last updated: 10/06/2014
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              Location

              • Black Star Farms

                "Just down the road from our home (1.5 mi). Beautiful vineyard, grounds and tasting room. S..."

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              • Northern Latitudes Distillery

                "10 min drive from our house at the narrows in the town of Lake Leelanau. We were there when..."

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              • Suttons Bay

                "Numerous specialty shops, galleries, restaurants etc. Short bike into downtown or less than..."

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              • Leelanau Pie & Pastry

                "Their dried cherry cinnamon rolls are AMAZING."

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              • Traverse City

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              10 Miles
              Nearest Airport
              Traverse City (TVC)
              3 Miles
              Nearest Golf
              The Leelanau Club at Bahle Farms
              43 Miles
              Nearest Ski
              Crystal Mtn (also Homestead 27 mi and Boyne 70 mi)
              Suttons Bay
              Nearest Beach
              Backyard!

              Car: Necessary

               

              Owner info

              Year Purchased: 2013

              About the owner: We have been vacationing in Michigan for years, but after our first visit to the Leelanau Peninsula, we knew we had found the place where we wanted to buy our vacation home. Our kids (8 and younger) may be the only people who love the area and our home more than we do.


              Contact us

              Speaks: english
               

              Photos

              • Beachfront!

                Beachfront!

              • View from quiet Lee Point Rd. Nice yard to play in and great road for a walk/run

                View from quiet Lee Point Rd. Nice yard to play in and great road for a walk/run

              • Beautiful sandy bottom shore.  Shallow and gradual, even at dock's end.

                Beautiful sandy bottom shore. Shallow and gradual, even at dock's end.

              • Living room.  Ipod dock for music.  TV with cable, DVD.

                Living room. Ipod dock for music. TV with cable, DVD.

              • Master bedroom w/ king.  Also with TV and small private deck with chaise lounger

                Master bedroom w/ king. Also with TV and small private deck with chaise lounger

              • Upstairs BR with queen, private bath and entry to upper deck.

                Upstairs BR with queen, private bath and entry to upper deck.

              • Kitchen loaded with all the dishes, glasses and appliances you would want!

                Kitchen loaded with all the dishes, glasses and appliances you would want!

              • Half bath off living room.

                Half bath off living room.

              • Enjoy a paddle early in the morning on the glass bay.

                Enjoy a paddle early in the morning on the glass bay.

              • Outdoor shower

                Outdoor shower

              • Drawers loaded with Legos and Thomas the train for the kids!

                Drawers loaded with Legos and Thomas the train for the kids!

              • Enjoy a fire and some s'mores at water's edge.

                Enjoy a fire and some s'mores at water's edge.

              • Enjoy the view from multiple decks and adirondacks

                Enjoy the view from multiple decks and adirondacks

              • View from the upper deck of Traverse Bay.  Walk a mile on the beach to Lee Point

                View from the upper deck of Traverse Bay. Walk a mile on the beach to Lee Point

              • Enjoy dinner on the deck.

                Enjoy dinner on the deck.

              • Living room.

                Living room.

              • Master bath with jacuzzi tub and tile shower.

                Master bath with jacuzzi tub and tile shower.

              • Upstairs BR w/ two twin over full bunkbeds, private bath and entry to upper deck

                Upstairs BR w/ two twin over full bunkbeds, private bath and entry to upper deck

              • Dining room surrounded by windows overlooking the water.

                Dining room surrounded by windows overlooking the water.

              • Toys for you to use!  2 bikes, air hockey, corn hole, foosball, 2 kayaks

                Toys for you to use! 2 bikes, air hockey, corn hole, foosball, 2 kayaks

              • Two new Schwinn cruisers

                Two new Schwinn cruisers

              • Weber gas grill

                Weber gas grill

              VRBO #407598

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              This listing was first published here in 2012.

              Date last modified - Tuesday, October 14, 2014

              $500 - $629 per night (USD)
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              3 Bedroom / 3.5 Bathroom
              Sleeps 8

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