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Beautiful Private Lake Michigan Beach House

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Last updated: 02/10/2014

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  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Manistee house description

This is a unique 1940's cottage on a low bluff that has been completely updated,expanded and renovated to maintain the feel of the original
property. It is 'on the beach' with 160 feet of lakefront - three times the size of most of the properties in this beautiful enclave
of Manistee. Located 3 miles from downtown Manistee, this cottage is it's own slice of heaven.....very private and lovely.

There is a gourmet kitchen, beautiful original stone fireplace that is used year round, and the grounds are spectacular. Large front
(Lakeside) patio is perfect for a late evening bbque and sunset. The back (street side) patio is perfect for coffee while the sun
comes up. There are hiking trails and the Audubon society museum within walking distance. You also have MILES of beautiful, sandy
beach to walk day and night. This is the perfect getaway for a family.



This is a private home - there is no smoking, no pets and we do
not accept large groups who just want to have a party house. We
are respectful of our neighbors and we expect our renters to
maintain a peaceful decorum.

Keywords: Lake Michigan, Beachfront, Cottage, Beach House, Private, Beach,

Property Type

  • 2 story
  • House
  • 4300 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Children Welcome:

            Our children spent their summers in this house. It is very kid friendly and the beach is perfect for small children as well as adults....moreless

          • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

            Must be at least 21 or older to rent...moreless

          • Non Smoking Only
          • Pets Not Allowed

          Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 10

          • Bedroom 1

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          • Bedroom 2

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          • Bedroom 3

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          • Bedroom 4

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          • King size beds (1) Master is located in renovated attic of the cottage with full bath and stunning views of Lake Michigan, Queen size Beds (2) One large bedroom downstairs with additional single bed (for child or young adult) and One large bedroom upstairs - both with beautiful views., Twin or Single Beds (3) One bedroom upstairs with 3 twin beds., Child Beds (1) This bed is located in downstairs bedroom which has a Queen - perfect room small family to share or three friends...moreless

          Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

          Kitchen & Dining

          • Kitchen:

            Gourmet Kitchen with beautiful breakfast nook and large french doors that open onto the lush garden. Beautiful space for breakfast and lunch....moreless

          • Pantry Items:

            We have a pantry stocked with spices that our guests are welcome to use. We also have baking items in the pantry - help yourself!...moreless

          • Dining:

            Our dining table seats 10 plus! We also have outdoor seating on the patio and a breakfast nook that seats 6-8...moreless

          • Dishes & Utensils:

            Plenty of dishes, glasses, wine glasses, beer glasses and utensils for family dinners....moreless

          • Coffee Maker:

            We have a regular coffee maker and a Keurig coffemaker...moreless

          • Cooking Utensils:

            Lots of great utensils, cooking implements and pans...moreless

          • Refrigerator:

            Stainless Steel with bottom freezer...moreless

          • Stove:

            4 burner gas stove...moreless

          • Dining Area Seats:

            10...moreless

          • Dishwasher
          • Oven
          • Toaster
          • Ice Maker
          • Microwave
          • Seating for 10 people

          Amenities

          • Living Room:

            Beautiful living room with stone fireplace and dining area overlooking lake michigan...moreless

          • Wood Fireplace:

            Beautiful Fireplace with a mantle made of local stone. Used year round.......moreless

          • Towels Provided:

            Bath towels provided - please bring your own BEACH TOWELS...moreless

          • Linens Provided:

            All beds have fresh, high quality linen on them...moreless

          • Garage:

            Garage is not available to renters...moreless

          • Parking:

            Private driveway...moreless

          • Clothes Dryer
          • Washing Machine
          • Iron & Board

          Other Amenities

              • Basketball 1/2 court on site, professionally built (playground quality) swing-set on site...moreless

              Entertainment

              • Games:

                We have lots of games and puzzles available to our guests. We also have a beautiful game table and puzzle table in the family room....moreless

              • Toys:

                We will leave boogie boards on the patio for the use of our guests....moreless

              • Books:

                Magazines and books are available...moreless

              • CD Player
              • Stereo
              • Satellite / Cable
              • DVD Player
              • VCR

              Communications

              • Mobile Phone:

                Cell service is spotty. Please contact us prior to arrival if you would like to be added to our ATT Micro-cell service during your stay...moreless

              • Wireless Internet:

                Wireless internet and Roku for internet radio...moreless

              Outdoor Features

              • Bicycles:

                We do not provide bicycles, however, if you bring your own, there are fantastic bike rides on Lakeshore Road, and Bar Lake Road. You can even bike to downtown Manistee for coffee....moreless

              • Deck / Patio:

                Beautiful Lakeside patio - great for bbques Peaceful patio near entry to house - great for morning coffee and sunrise.... Lovely side patio off the breakfast nook...moreless

              • Lawn / Garden:

                Property has a green, well maintained lawn with native flowers, tall pines, cypress and birch trees....moreless

              • Balcony:

                Lovely views from this balcony off the family room. Views of Lake and beach...moreless

              • Tennis:

                Tennis courts in town at Manistee High School and First Street Beach...moreless

              • Kayak / Canoe:

                You can rent kayaks and canoes locally...moreless

              • Golf:

                Beautiful golf courses nearby...moreless

              • Outdoor Grill

              Theme

              • Away From It All
              • Family
              • Historic
              • Romantic
              • Sports & Activities

              Location & View

              • Beachfront:

                Stunning views from every window in the house! Low bluff and steps from the beach. Beautiful lakeside patio...moreless

              • Beach View:

                View of Beach and Lake from all windows in the house...moreless

              • Lake View:

                View from all windows of the house...moreless

              • Lakefront:

                164 feet of Lakfront property...moreless

              Activities

              • Restaurants
              • Cross Country Skiing
              • Cycling
              • Tennis
              • Kayaking
              • Basketball Court
              • Mountain Biking
              • Golf
              • Fly Fishing
              • Freshwater Fishing
              • Hunting Big Game
              • Hunting Small Game
              • Fitness Center
              • Pier Fishing
              • Water Tubing
              • Snorkeling/Diving
              • Fishing
              • Swimming
              • Water Skiing
              • Snowboarding
              • Sailing
              • Hunting
              • Skiing
              • Jet Skiing
              • Hiking
              • Surf Fishing
              • Snowmobiling
              • Medical Services
              • Hospital
              • Live Theater
              • Health/Beauty Spa
              • Museums
              • Cinemas
              • Churches
              • Library
              • Marina
              • Playground
              • Winery Tours
              • Shopping
              • Beachcombing
              • Massage Therapist
              • Bird Watching
              • Scenic Drives
              • Walking
              • Wildlife Viewing
              • Boating
              • Horseback Riding
              • Antiquing
              • Miniature Golf
              • Sledding
              • Sight Seeing
              • ATM/Bank
              • Groceries
              • Gambling Casinos
              • Wind-Surfing
               

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              Winter Please contact us for rates
              Summer $4,200 week Sun-Sun      $600.00 night
              $500.00 refundable damage/deposit and $125.00 cleaning fee
              

              Note: Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice.


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              Location

              5 Miles
              Nearest Airport
              Manistee Blacker Airport
              30 Miles
              Nearest Ferry
              Car Ferry to Wisconsin
              4 Miles
              Nearest Motorway
              US 31

              Car: Necessary

               

              Owner info

              Year Purchased: 2001

              About the owner: We all love Michigan (but have lived in Los Angeles since 1989). Buying this home in 2001 has allowed us to give our children unique summers experiences as they have been able to spend all their summers on the shore of Lake Michigan.

              Why the Owner Chose Manistee:
              Jill grew up in Manistee and loved being on Lake Michigan and enjoyed the beaches all summer long. We wanted a place to get our family out of the city and be close to family and friends during the summer.

              The Unique Benefits at this House:
              Relaxation, beautiful sunsets, great friends and family near by. We hardly leave the property because it is so peaceful.


              Contact us

              Speaks: english

               

              Photos

              • Cottage

                Cottage

              • Back Patio - perfect for morning coffee

                Back Patio - perfect for morning coffee

              • Gourmet Kitchen

                Gourmet Kitchen

              • Living Room with Fireplace overlooking Lake Michigan

                Living Room with Fireplace overlooking Lake Michigan

              • Front Patio (Lakeshide)

                Front Patio (Lakeshide)

              • Ahhhhh

                Ahhhhh

              • View from Master Bedroom Window

                View from Master Bedroom Window

              • Beautiful Shores of Lake Michigan

                Beautiful Shores of Lake Michigan

              • Cottage at Dusk

                Cottage at Dusk

              • Balcony off 2nd story guest rooms and family room

                Balcony off 2nd story guest rooms and family room

              • Gourmet Kitchen

                Gourmet Kitchen

              • One of the unique bathrooms

                One of the unique bathrooms

              • All bedrooms have view of Lake Michigan

                All bedrooms have view of Lake Michigan

              • Beautiful Sandy Beach in front of cottage

                Beautiful Sandy Beach in front of cottage

              • View from Dining room and kitchen

                View from Dining room and kitchen

              • Sunset - waiting for 4th of July Fireworks

                Sunset - waiting for 4th of July Fireworks

              • View from our deck

                View from our deck

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              4 Bedroom / 3 Bathroom
              Sleeps 10

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