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Bluewater Treehouse with Elevated Crystal Lake Views

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Secluded location on hill overlooking Crystal Lake and village of Beulah

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Last updated: 05/30/2014
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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Beulah house description

Contemporary home with stunning views of Crystal Lake. Spacious, private location on 1 Acre with pool table and outdoor fire ring. This 2400 sq. ft. home is in a peaceful setting on a hill and enveloped by trees. Large deck overlooking Crystal Lake and the village of Beulah. Close to shopping, golf courses, Sleeping Bear Dunes, Lake Michigan...and the Cherry Bowl Drive-In Theatre!

A place for family, friends, music, laughter, campfires, sunsets, cooking…and the calming crystal blue view of the water from the deck, living room, and master bedroom.

Near Sleeping Bear Sand Dunes National Lakeshore: Voted 'Most Beautiful Place in America 2011' by Good Morning America!

Perfect Family Getaway: we’ve recently decided to share our BlueWater TreeHouse. We invite you to bring your family and friends to relax, play, and enjoy your stay!

Centrally located: quick access to all the favorite spots in the lovely towns, national parks, beaches, wineries, breweries, antique shops, festivals, lighthouses, restaurants, etc. along the stunning scenic M22 drive.

3 minutes to Crystal Lake public beach/playground/shops/boat launch (Beulah)
1/2 mile to Betsie Valley Bike Trail (runs between Frankfort and Thompsonville, including village of Beulah)
1 mile to Crystal Lake Adventure Sports - Rent Kayaks, Canoes, Stand up Paddle Boards (SUP), Fishing, etc.
2 miles to Crystal Lake Golf Club
4 miles to Cherry Bowl Drive-In Theatre (Honor)
7 miles to M22 - Michigan’s Scenic Highway (116 miles following Lake Michigan shoreline & Leelanau Peninsula)
9 miles to Frankfort, MI
12 miles to Crystal Mountain Resort and Spa (Thompsonville)
18 miles to Interlochen Center for the Arts
10 miles to Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore (Empire)
22 miles to Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore (Glen Arbor)
22 miles to Arcadia Bluffs Golf Course (Arcadia)
27 miles to Traverse City

* See a list of some more of our favorite places further down the page.

Keywords: BlueWater TreeHouse, Crystal Lake, Beulah, House, Trails, Biking, Hiking, Swimming, Private Location, Benzie County, National Parks, Beaches, Wineries, Breweries, Antique Shops, Festivals, Lighthouses, Culinary Travel, Arts and Culture, Family Fun, Outdoor Recreation, Adventure Sports, Autumn Color Tour, M22 Scenic Highway, Girlfriend Getaways, Mancations, Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore, North West Michigan, Near Lake Michigan

Property Type

      • House

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental

          Meals

              • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

              Suitability

              • Pets Not Allowed
              • Children Welcome
              • Non Smoking Only

              Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 6-8

              Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

              Kitchen & Dining

              • Cooking Utensils
              • Kitchen
              • Ice Maker
              • Microwave
              • Refrigerator

              Amenities

              • Air Conditioning:

                Geothermal Water Air / Furnace (Energy Efficient, Environmentally Friendly, Reduced Carbon Footprint). * One of the few properties in the area that features air conditioning for the days it gets too hot. * Located on a hill, most days simply open the house to allow for cool breezes off the lake....moreless

              • Linens Provided:

                Bed sheets are provided. Linens and Bathing Towels are not provided....moreless

              • Babysitter
              • Parking Off Street
              • Clothes Dryer
              • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
              • Washing Machine

              Other Amenities

                  • Private outdoor fire ring (campfire and smores - see photo). Other Kitchen Small Appliances: Coffee Maker, Coffee Bean Grinder, Blender, Air Pop Popcorn Maker, Waffle Iron, Crock Pot, Toaster, Clothing Iron...moreless

                  Entertainment

                  • DVD Player
                  • Stereo
                  • Pool Table
                  • CD Player
                  • Television

                  Communications

                  • Wireless Internet:

                    Wireless Speed: Fast enough to stream video from your computer or quickly check in with the office....moreless

                  • Mobile Phone:

                    Most major services available...moreless

                  Outdoor Features

                  • Deck / Patio:

                    Overlooking Crystal Lake and village of Beulah...moreless

                  • Outdoor Grill

                  Location & View

                      • Lake View:

                        Beautiful view from a secluded bluff overlooking Crystal Lake and the village of Beulah. Deck with seating facing the view of the water....moreless

                      Activities

                      • Botanical Garden
                      • Fly Fishing
                      • Freshwater Fishing
                      • Golf
                      • Hiking
                      • Hunting
                      • Hunting Small Game
                      • Ice Skating
                      • Jet Skiing
                      • Mountain Biking
                      • Pier Fishing
                      • Rafting
                      • Roller Blading
                      • Sailing
                      • Fishing
                      • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
                      • Snorkeling
                      • Sound/Bay Fishing
                      • Surfing
                      • Swimming
                      • Tennis
                      • Water Skiing
                      • Water Tubing
                      • Wind-Surfing
                      • Parasailing
                      • Snorkeling/Diving
                      • Snowboarding
                      • Snowmobiling
                      • Cross Country Skiing
                      • Skiing
                      • Cycling
                      • Basketball Court
                      • Medical Services
                      • Cinemas
                      • Library
                      • Marina
                      • Playground
                      • Restaurants
                      • Winery Tours
                      • Health/Beauty Spa
                      • Churches
                      • Horseshoes
                      • Boating
                      • Shelling
                      • Shopping
                      • Miniature Golf
                      • Wildlife Viewing
                      • Antiquing
                      • Beachcombing
                      • Bird Watching
                      • Gambling Casinos
                      • Paddle Boating
                      • Scenic Drives
                      • Sight Seeing
                      • Sledding
                      • Walking
                      • ATM/Bank
                      • Fitness Center
                      • Groceries
                      • Hospital
                      • Laundromat
                      • Massage Therapist
                      • Hot Air Ballooning
                      • Kayaking
                       

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                      My Standard Rate
                      7 night min stay

                      $1,505

                      Additional information about rental rates

                      Fees:

                      • Cleaning Fee $125
                      • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
                      • Tax Rate 6%

                      Notes:

                      To reserve your stay you must send the contract with first payment within 14 days of receiving the contract. The first payment is half of the rental fee along with the damage deposit. This totals $1,252.50. The remaining balance must be paid within 45 days of your visit. Money orders and checks are accepted.


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                      Last updated: 05/30/2014
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                      Location

                      Central location to all our favorite places!

                      There are so many things to do and see here, we couldn't possibly list them all. Here are just a few of our favorites (closest to farthest away):

                      Cherry Hut Restaurant (Beulah: ½ mile)

                      Papanos Pizza (Beulah: ½ mile)

                      Pheonix Café and Coffee House (Beulah: 1.5 miles)

                      Crystal Lake Adventure Sports - Rent Kayaks, Canoes, Stand up Paddle Boards (SUP), Fishing, etc. (Beulah: 1 mile)

                      Crystal Lake Golf Club (Beulah: 1.5 miles)

                      RoadHouse Mexican Bar and Grill (Benzonia: 2 miles)

                      Crystal Falls Miniature Golf (Benzonia: 2 miles)

                      Cherry Bowl Drive-In Theatre (Honor, MI: 4 miles)

                      Fusion Restaurant (FrankFort: 9 miles)

                      Garden Movie Theatre (Frankfort, MI: 9 miles)

                      Dingy Restaurant and Bar (Frankfurt: 9.5 miles)

                      Yoga Studio on Main (Frankfort: 10 miles)

                      Cabbage Shed and Waterfront Pub (Alberta: 10 miles)

                      Interlochen Center for the Arts - Concerts and Events (Interlochen: 18 miles)

                      Hofbrau Restaurant (Interlochen: 18 miles)

                      Arcadia Bluffs Golf Club (Arcadia: 22 miles)

                      Meijer Grocery (TVC: 27 miles)

                      Oryana Natural Foods Market (TVC: 28 miles)

                      Yen Yoga Studio (TVC: 32 miles)

                      7 Monks Taproom –25+ beers on tap (TVC: 30 miles)

                      City Opera House - Music and Events (TVC: 30 miles)

                      Bubba’s Restaurant and Bar (TVC: 31 miles)

                      Wine Trail on Leelanau and Mission Peninsulas (TVC: 31 miles)

                      Filling Station Microbrewery – Craft Beer and Flatbread Pizza (TVC: 31 miles)

                      Agave Mexican Grill (TVC: 31 miles)

                      Left Foot Charley Wine Tasting Room (Traverse City (*TVC): 31 miles)

                      North Peak Brewing Company/Kilkenny's Irish Public House (TVC: 29 miles)

                      Brew Taproom (TVC: 29 miles)

                      Jolly Pumpkin Restaurant, Brewery, and Distillery (TVC: 43 miles)

                      RedHeads Café and Tasting Room (TVC: 43 miles)

                      3+ Large Casinos - Concerts and Events (within 45 miles)

                      Tandem Ciders (Suttons Bay: 49 miles)

                      Knot Just a Bar (Omena: 52 miles)

                      Shorts Brewing Company (Bellaire: 75 miles)

                       

                      Manager info

                      Why Beulah:
                      Our secluded getaway has been used by our family for years as an escape to quiet and nature. We adore the village of Beulah for its crystal blue water, clean beaches, shops, and the people. Its location allows us quick access to all our favorite spots in Beulah, Frankfort, Alberta, Glen Arbor, Traverse City, Interlochen and all the lovely towns, national parks, beaches, wineries, breweries, antique shops, festivals, lighthouses, restaurants, etc. along the stunningly beautiful drive of M22. For us, the house means family, friends, music, laughter, campfires, sunsets, cooking…and the calming crystal blue view of the water from the deck. We’ve recently decided to share our BlueWater TreeHouse. We invite you to bring your family and friends to relax, play, and enjoy your stay!

                      The Unique Benefits at this House:
                      Located on a private hill overlooking Crystal Lake: () Central location to all our favorite places! () Gorgeous views all the time () Cool breezes coming off the lake () We love to watch the storms that occasionally dance over the lake () Swimming: Crystal Lake being only 2.5 by 8 miles (Michigan's ninth largest inland lake), is always warmer than Lake Michigan (definitely visit both!)


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                      Speaks: english
                       

                      Photos

                      • Secluded location on hill overlooking Crystal Lake and village of Beulah

                        Secluded location on hill overlooking Crystal Lake and village of Beulah

                      • View of Crystal Lake from Deck

                        View of Crystal Lake from Deck

                      • Living Room
NOTE: additional sofa (twin bed) in loft

                        Living Room NOTE: additional sofa (twin bed) in loft

                      • Dining Room

                        Dining Room

                      • Private outdoor fire ring (campfire and smores)

                        Private outdoor fire ring (campfire and smores)

                      • 1st Bedroom: Queen Bed

                        1st Bedroom: Queen Bed

                      • 4th Bedroom (basement): Full Bed

                        4th Bedroom (basement): Full Bed

                      • Loft sofa (additional twin bed)

                        Loft sofa (additional twin bed)

                      • Bathroom 1: shower and tub

                        Bathroom 1: shower and tub

                      • Sunroom with passive heating system.

                        Sunroom with passive heating system.

                      • Living Room
NOTE: Deck and Lake View

                        Living Room NOTE: Deck and Lake View

                      • Deck overlooking Crystal Lake

                        Deck overlooking Crystal Lake

                      • Kitchen w/ Dishwasher

                        Kitchen w/ Dishwasher

                      • 3rd Bedroom (Master): Queen

                        3rd Bedroom (Master): Queen

                      • 2nd Bedroom: 2 Twin Beds

                        2nd Bedroom: 2 Twin Beds

                      • 4th Bedroom (basement): Twin Bed

                        4th Bedroom (basement): Twin Bed

                      • Living Room (View from Loft)

                        Living Room (View from Loft)

                      • Bathroom 2: shower, tub (not in photo)

                        Bathroom 2: shower, tub (not in photo)

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                      Date last modified - Tuesday, June 24, 2014

                      $1,505 per week (USD)
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                      4 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
                      Sleeps 8

                      View calendar: Updated 05/30/14
                      Minimum stay: 7 nights
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