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Lake Michigan Beach House with Air Conditioning-Sleeping Bear Bay in Glen Arbor

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Last updated: 06/26/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Glen Arbor house description

A perfect home for 2 families to share. Immerse yourself in a Lake Michigan beach house experience with large comfortable deck with teak adirondak chairs, chaise lounges and dining set, swimming in pure, refreshing Lake Michigan. Enjoy 100 front feet of private Lake Michigan beach front, sun bathing, boating, swimming, beach fires, sunsets, walks to town with family and friends.

Note: Exclusive access to our 2014 25 ft Cobalt R5
runabout boat available on a daily rental basis through the owner for Lake Michigan or Glen Lake.

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Property Type

  • House
  • 1600 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Non Smoking Only:

            This is a 100% firm policy....moreless

          • Pets Not Allowed:

            This is a 100% firm policy....moreless

          • Long-Term Renters Welcome
          • Children Welcome

          Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 10

          • Other (See Description)

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          • Bedroom #4 - a.k.a. 'The Bunk Room': 4 twin/ single

            *Safety Alert! Top bunks have 165 pound weight capacity....moreless

          • Bedroom #3: 1 queen

            With full closet, dresser & mirror....moreless

          • Bedroom #2 : 1 king

            With flat screen tv and full closet....moreless

          • Master Bedroom #1: 1 king

            Lk. view, flat screen TV, full closet, adjoining full bath....moreless

          • King size beds (2), Queen size Beds (1), Bunk Beds - 2 sets (4 twin beds total). *Important safety note: top bunks accommodate up to 165 pounds maximum!...moreless

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

          • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower

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          • Master bath: toilet, shower

            Can be exclusive to master suite or shared....moreless

          • Master bath is a full bath and can be used exclusively as part of the master suite or the door leading to hall can be unlocked to provide access to others. Second bath is a full bath with combination tub/shower....moreless

          Kitchen & Dining

          • Kitchen:

            Full kitchen with dishes, utensils, pots & pans, knives and appliances to prepare meals indoors or to grill outdoors....moreless

          • Dining:

            Dining table seats 8 -10. There are 2, semi-circular leaves that can be added to maximize seating....moreless

          • Refrigerator:

            New, french door refrigerator w/ lower freezer drawer....moreless

          • Dining Area Seats:

            10...moreless

          • Oven
          • Stove
          • Dishes & Utensils
          • Coffee Maker
          • Toaster
          • Dishwasher
          • Cooking Utensils
          • Microwave
          • Seating for 10 people

          Amenities

          • Linens Provided:

            Bed, bath and kitchen linens provided. Please bring beach towels, toys and gear....moreless

          • Towels Provided:

            Bath towels provided. Please bring your own beach towels/blankets....moreless

          • Parking Off Street:

            Parking in private, circular driveway. RV's prohibited....moreless

          • Heating:

            Natural gas....moreless

          • Air Conditioning
          • Washing Machine
          • Clothes Dryer
          • Wood Fireplace
          • Living Room
          • Hair Dryer
          • Iron & Board

          Other Amenities

              • Enjoy your very private home-away-from-home, sandy beach, beach fires and fabulous Lake Michigan sunsets with views of North and South Manitou Islands....moreless

              Entertainment

              • Satellite / Cable:

                (3) Cable HDTV in family room, master bedroom and second large bedroom with king bed....moreless

              • Stereo:

                Bose Bluetooth wireless speaker to connect you personal devices....moreless

              • Games:

                Large scrabble board, backgammon and cards....moreless

              • DVD Player
              • Books

              Communications

              • Wireless Internet

              Outdoor Features

              • Golf:

                Nearby. Miniature golf in town. The Homestead Resort - 5 minute drive, Dunes Golf Course - 15 minute drive, Manitou Passage - 15 minute drive....moreless

              • Boat:

                We have a 25 foot Cobalt R5 for rent for experienced boaters. Inquire with owner for more details....moreless

              • Ski & Snowboard:

                The Homestead Resort - 5 minute drive. Crystal Mountain Resort - 30 minute drive....moreless

              • Deck / Patio:

                With teak adirondak chairs, loungers and dining set...moreless

              • Tennis:

                Tennis courts in town - 10minute walk. ...moreless

              • Outdoor Grill:

                Weber propane grill. Propane provided...moreless

              • Bicycles:

                Bike rental in town - 5 minute walk....moreless

              • Kayak / Canoe:

                In town rentals - 5 minute walk. ...moreless

              • Water Sports Gear:

                In town rentals - 5 minute walk....moreless

              Theme

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

              Location & View

              • Beachfront:

                100 front feet on beautiful Lake Michigan with a view of Sleeping Bear Dunes, North and South Manitou Islands and spectacular sunsets, of course spectacular sunsets!...moreless

              • Lakefront:

                700 feet from the Lake Street Boat Launch and Blu Restaurant on the beach....moreless

              Activities

              • Health/Beauty Spa
              • Massage Therapist
              • Medical Services
              • Fitness Center
              • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
              • Fishing
              • Hiking
              • Water Skiing
              • Wind-Surfing
              • Swimming
              • Hunting
              • Rafting
              • Skiing
              • Cycling
              • Groceries
              • Kayaking
              • Jet Skiing
              • Golf Privileges Optional
              • Sound/Bay Fishing
              • Water Tubing
              • Tennis
              • Cross Country Skiing
              • Basketball Court
              • Snorkeling/Diving
              • Golf
              • Mountain Biking
              • Snowboarding
              • Equestrian Events
              • Freshwater Fishing
              • Sailing
              • Roller Blading
              • ATM/Bank
              • Hospital
              • Restaurants
              • Churches
              • Marina
              • Winery Tours
              • Library
              • Recreation Center
              • Water Parks
              • Live Theater
              • Cinemas
              • Museums
              • Playground
              • Zoo
              • Shopping
              • Laundromat
              • Sight Seeing
              • Gambling Casinos
              • Outlet Shopping
              • Horseback Riding
              • Miniature Golf
              • Beachcombing
              • Bird Watching
              • Eco Tourism
              • Paddle Boating
              • Scenic Drives
              • Walking
              • Antiquing
              • Boating
              • Wildlife Viewing
              • Sledding
              • Snorkeling
               

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              Rental basis: Per property
              Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
              Summer 2014
              Jun 7 - Sep 12, 2014
              7 night min stay

              $7,000

              Changeover Day: Saturday

              Late Summer 2014- Spring 2015
              Sep 13 - Jun 5, 2015
              2 night min stay
              $800 $900
              Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
              $5,000
              Summer 2015
              Jun 6 - Sep 12, 2015
              7 night min stay

              $7,000

              Changeover Day: Saturday


              Additional information about rental rates

              Fees:

              • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
              • Taxes Included

              Notes:

              Please call for information on Holiday rates.

              50% of total rental amount to confirm reservation. Rental balance + $500.00 refundable security deposit due 45 or more days prior to stay.


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              Last updated: 06/26/2014
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              Location

              You'll simply love our Beach House location . . . It truly is the perfect spot: On the beach (Lake Michigan), on a private road, in the forest and in town (Glen Arbor). Walk down the beach to Blu (The Restaurant & Bar) to watch sunset or walk/ride to town for many options, the National Lakeshore or any one of a hundred 'bucket list' sites in and around the area. Our favorite is the riding The Heritage Trail through the National Lakeshore for a family bike ride . . . or to the Sleeping Bear Sand Dunes for a 'dune climb' and/or picnic.

               

              Owner info

              Year Purchased: 2012

              About the owner: We fell in love with Glen Arbor and the Sleeping Bear Bay beachfront on Lake Michigan during our first family vacation in the area in 1995. We purchased a 2 bedroom, 2 bath condo on that vacation and purchased this fabulous, four bedroom beach house in May, 2012.

              Why the Owner Chose Glen Arbor:
              Lake Michigan beach front, views of the big lake, the Manitou Islands, sunsets, beach fires and a comfy, beachy home to accomodate friends and family. Sleep well and stay cool in our air conditioning when we have those occassional hot, humid summer days and nights.

              The Unique Benefits at this House:
              Sunsets, beach walks, beach fires, swimming, kayaking, hiking, biking, 5 minute walk to downtown Glen Arbor, easy access to The Sleeping Bear Heritage Trail and National Park, day trips to Leland, Suttons Bay, Empire, Traverse City.


              Contact us

              Speaks: english

               

              Photos

              • Your Beach House awaits!

                Your Beach House awaits!

              • Your Living Room Features two extra large denim couches, High Def TV and Wi Fi.

                Your Living Room Features two extra large denim couches, High Def TV and Wi Fi.

              • Foyer entrance (from driveway) with  Laundry room off entrance to right.

                Foyer entrance (from driveway) with Laundry room off entrance to right.

              • Master Bathroom . . .

                Master Bathroom . . .

              • Second bedroom with king bed, High Def flat screen tv and full closet.

                Second bedroom with king bed, High Def flat screen tv and full closet.

              • 'The Bunk Room'.  Four twin beds. Top bunks have 165 lb. weight capacity.

                'The Bunk Room'. Four twin beds. Top bunks have 165 lb. weight capacity.

              • Another beautiful view from your deck.

                Another beautiful view from your deck.

              • The end of a perfect day at The Beach House!

                The end of a perfect day at The Beach House!

              • Your Pure Lake Michigan water awaits you . . . dive in!

                Your Pure Lake Michigan water awaits you . . . dive in!

              • Neighbors stopping by out front.

                Neighbors stopping by out front.

              • Weber propane grill on lake side deck. Propane is provided.

                Weber propane grill on lake side deck. Propane is provided.

              • Your view from the deck.

                Your view from the deck.

              • Your beach view is like a painting! :)

                Your beach view is like a painting! :)

              • Your living & dining space is expansive . . . with views to the lake.

                Your living & dining space is expansive . . . with views to the lake.

              • Your Master Bedroom with views to the lake, HD TV, and attached Master Bath

                Your Master Bedroom with views to the lake, HD TV, and attached Master Bath

              • Master Bathroom/Shower with access from back hallway.

                Master Bathroom/Shower with access from back hallway.

              • Third bedroom with queen bed.

                Third bedroom with queen bed.

              • Bath #2 w/tub/shower. #2 bath is between the bunk room & second 'king' bedroom.

                Bath #2 w/tub/shower. #2 bath is between the bunk room & second 'king' bedroom.

              • Sunset from the deck

                Sunset from the deck

              • A beautiful view of Sleeping Bear Dunes from the beach.

                A beautiful view of Sleeping Bear Dunes from the beach.

              • Winter Ice Flows in Sleeping Bear Bay

                Winter Ice Flows in Sleeping Bear Bay

              • A July sunset paddle off your beach.

                A July sunset paddle off your beach.

              • You can rent our Cobalt R5 as part of your Beach House Rental.  Call us to inquire about the details.

                You can rent our Cobalt R5 as part of your Beach House Rental. Call us to inquire about the details.

              VRBO #409845

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              This listing was first published here in 2012.

              Date last modified - Saturday, June 21, 2014

              $800 - $1,000 per night (USD)
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              4 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
              Sleeps 10

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              Minimum stay: 2-7 nights
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