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Three Bedroom, Two Bath Cottage on the Boardman River W/Hot Tub,Fireplace,Air

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  • Minimum stay:2-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Traverse City cottage description

This unique cottage is off the beaten path yet minutes away from the beautiful, historic town of Traverse City! Stay and relax next to the tranquil Boardman River. This one-of-a-kind location offers all kinds of activities including: kayaking, tubing, hiking, swimming, and fishing to name a few. I offer guide services for most all of your adventures (if requested). I will take the time to make sure your stay is the best possible. I can help you get to know nature, learn how to start a great campfire for smores, or leave you alone to enjoy the solitude of this pristine area in God's country. Give me a call or e-mail for more information and list of activities.

Thank You, Richard

Cottage Details:
*3 Bedrooms and sofa
*Open floor plan
*Natural wood fireplace with all the wood you need
*Full Kitchen
*Large deck overlooking the Boardman River and your own personal creek
*Private balcony off the main bedroom over looking the river
*Laundry room-washing machine/Dryer
Amenities
*Dishwasher
*Central Air
*Wireless Internet
*Heat
*Complete Kitchen
*Bonfire Pit, Open Pit BBQ*
*Picnic Table/ Reclining Chairs on Deck
*Outdoor Hot Tub Overlooking River
*Cable TV
*Enclosed Screened Sitting Area
Activities
*Kayaking
*Tubing/Rafting
*Hiking
*Fishing
*Guide Services Available (for above if wanted)
*Swimming
*Bird Watching
*Painting/Photography
*Solitude
Just down stream is the 1/2 acre garden where you can enjoy the experience of farming. If you choose to help out, and possibly take the time to enjoy this, when harvest time comes, we'll send you some fresh veggies!

Come and enjoy this unique and beautiful place up North! A true taste of Pure Michigan!

Keywords:Pure Michigan, Cherry Festival, Wineries, Beaches, Traverse City, Kayaking, Fishing (German Browns, Brooktrout, Salmon), Golfing, Swimming, Mountain Biking, Hiking, Restaurants, Shopping, Rafting, Tubing, Camping, Shopping, Sleeping Bear Dunes, Color Tours, Water Frontage, Recreational, Photography/Painting/Viewing, Skiing, Snowmobiling, Snowboarding, Ice Fishing. Guide Service Available

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Property Type

  • 2 story
  • Cottage
  • 1200 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Events Allowed
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters
  • Children Welcome
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

  • Convertible bed(s)

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

    Master bedroom with private bacony facing River...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 1 queen, 1 bunk bed

    Downstairs bedroom with full bath across the hallway...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

    Guest bedroom with views of the forest...moreless

  • Queen size Beds (3), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1), Bunk Beds (1) , lots of room...moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • Fire pit, Picnic Table, Hammocks, Kayaks, grill (natural gas/charcoal, guide services available....moreless

Entertainment

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Game Console
  • Video Games

Theme

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

Attractions

  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Theme Parks
  • Water Parks
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

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

Location Type

  • Water View
  • Waterfront:

    Enjoy over a thousand feet of river frontage to dish, swim, and kayak!...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • Hunting
  • Hunting Small Game
  • Ice Skating
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Paragliding
  • Parasailing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Racquetball
  • Rafting
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Skiing
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining:

    Sit at the counter or at the table, plenty of seating and space....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 10 people

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Mobile Phone
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace

Kitchen

  • Catering Available:

    Many great local chefs available...moreless

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    Complete kitchen with everything needed for cooking at home....moreless

  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Boat:

    Many lakes and bays just a few miles away. Bring your boat!...moreless

  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf:

    Many, many top courses close by...moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Lanai / Gazebo:

    Screened in sitting area....moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    Open fire pit with lots of wood. A garden where you can come anjoy getting back to nature if you wish....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis:

    Available in Traverse City just a few miles away...moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Hot Tub
 

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Summer
Jun 1 - Aug 31, 2015
7 night min stay
$250

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$250

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest


Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • cleaning $150
  • Tax Rate 6%

Notes:

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Location

8 Miles
Nearest Airport
Cherry Capitol Airport is only 8 milews away.
5 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Many nite spots located in Traverse City
70 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Ludington
5 Miles
Nearest Golf
Many of the best courses in the state
120 Miles
Nearest Train
Grand Rapids
7 Miles
Nearest Motorway
M-37 and 31 N. and S. just 7 miles away
5 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Traverse City has many wonderful restaurants
8 Miles
Nearest Ski
Mt. Holiday and others just a few miles away
4 Miles
Nearest Beach
Many beaches located with-in a short drive

Car: Recommended

Cottage is located on 20 acres, boardering many miles of state/federal land with access to Hiking Trails, Snowmobile/four wheeling Trails, Horse Riding, mushroom hunting. Also enjoy a short ride to the Sleeping Bear Dunes, Many fine wineries, the Boardman River, the great Town of Traverse City, and much, much more. Come and enjoy what the Real 'Pure Michigan' has to offer. Cherry festival is in July, along with the horse show, and the film festival after that! Enjoy a bonfire by the river and take in all the beauty the night sky has to offer!

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2012

About the owner: My family absolutely loves the outdoors and we also live on the Boardman River down stream. We enjoy kayaking, gardening, hiking, and bird watching. We take our two dogs for long hikes on the state land while looking for new exciting finds that the woods have to offer. We are also excited to share this with others who share our passion for the outdoors. This cottage is a unique place!

Why the Owner Chose Traverse City:
I purchased this property quite honestly because I have been here most of my life and I have found it to be in one of the best locations in the area. I love the outdoors but like the fact that I can be in Traverse City quickly with a beautiful drive to get there. The wildlife, fresh air, and of course the Boardman river being steps away, well you just can't beat it. I see all types of birds , deer, fox, partridge, well it goes on and on. Truly it has all the flavor of the now well known 'Pure Michigan.' And how about the Fall Colors

The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
Wildlife including: deer, turkeys, partridge, rabbits, bobcats, and ducks. Birdwatching: Piliated woodpeckers, eagles, hawks, owls, hummingbirds, and orioles. Hiking, fourwheeling, snowshoeing, snowmobiling, cross country skiing. Beautiful view of river. Kayaking, tubing, fishing, and swimming. And lets not forget the fall colors! Also we have the Chery festival in July, the Horse show in July, and the Film festival after that!


Contact us

Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • View from master bedroom.

    View from master bedroom.

  • View from deck facing Northwest onto Boardman River.

    View from deck facing Northwest onto Boardman River.

  • Looking upstream from corner of deck.

    Looking upstream from corner of deck.

  • Beautiful Piliated Woodpecker on feeder by cottage.

    Beautiful Piliated Woodpecker on feeder by cottage.

  • Hot tub for 6 facing the stream next to the cottage.

    Hot tub for 6 facing the stream next to the cottage.

  • Second upstairs bedroom facing woods and hot tub.

    Second upstairs bedroom facing woods and hot tub.

  • Humming birds everyday around the area!

    Humming birds everyday around the area!

  • This cottage sits on top of a small hill with 180 degrees of river frontage view

    This cottage sits on top of a small hill with 180 degrees of river frontage view

  • View facing river. Large new deck and gas grill. Upper deck from master bedroom.

    View facing river. Large new deck and gas grill. Upper deck from master bedroom.

  • Beautiful view upstream from bridge.

    Beautiful view upstream from bridge.

  • Great view down stream from the bridge.

    Great view down stream from the bridge.

  • Walking bridge over river to cottage. Great kayaking and tubing as you can see.

    Walking bridge over river to cottage. Great kayaking and tubing as you can see.

  • This little guy bumped his head, but shook it off and flew away!

    This little guy bumped his head, but shook it off and flew away!

  • Master bedroom with deck and beautiful view of river

    Master bedroom with deck and beautiful view of river

  • Group of turkeys walking thru yard near cottage

    Group of turkeys walking thru yard near cottage

  • The fire pit next to river from deck view!

    The fire pit next to river from deck view!

  • 25' German Brown, fly fishing streamers, 8-7-2012, caught in front of cottage.

    25' German Brown, fly fishing streamers, 8-7-2012, caught in front of cottage.

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  • Sleeps
    8
  • Bedrooms
    3
  • Bathrooms
    2
  • Property type
    Cottage
  • Reviews
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Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
  • Response time: Within a few hours
  • Response rate: 100%
  • Calendar last updated: 04/01/2015
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