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Cottage on Lake Leelanau

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Last updated: 08/05/2014

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  • Minimum stay:3-6 nights
  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Traverse City cottage description

Plan your vacation in Traverse City on Lake Leelanau. You will love this cozy cottage, just 8 miles from downtown Traverse City and a short drive to either Suttons Bay or Leland.
This cottage accommodates up to 8 guests, with 3 bedrooms, trundel bed area and 1 large bathroom. It is perfect for summer vacations, year round getaways, wine tour vacations, and fishing/hunting trips. The lake has 23 miles of crystal clear water to explore and enjoy. It is ideal for swimming, fishing, ice fishing, boating, water sports plus, and just relaxing and enjoying the view and sandy beach.
The cottage also offers air conditioning, gas fireplace, charcoal grill, picnic table, patio table and chairs, great room, dining room, snack bar for 3 people, gas range, dishwasher, microwave, full size refrigerator/freezer, TV with DVD player, portable stereo, and hot tub that over looks the lake. All of this is located at West Wind Resort with 400 feet of lake frontage and private harbor.
Linens are provided for all beds, however, bring your own towels. Beds sizes are 1 king, 2 queens and a twin trundel.
The spacious resort property offers a playground for children, a basketball court, volleyball, horseshoes, and plenty of space for other activities. There are 3 shared fire pits located on the water's edge, as well as a gazebo. Unique to this property is a private, protected harbor with a boat slip for a small boat up to 20 feet, and parking for your boat trailer. There is a boat launch conveniently located 1 mile south of the resort.
Whether your passion is boating, fishing, water sports, swimming, sitting around a bonfire, or relaxing at the beach, Captain Dave's Cozy Cottage is the place to be.


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Property Type

      • Cottage

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental


              • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


              • Non Smoking Only
              • Pets Not Allowed

              Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

              Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom


              • CD Player
              • DVD Player


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

              Local Services & Businesses

              • ATM/Bank
              • 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
              • Scenic Drives
              • Shopping
              • Sight Seeing
              • Sledding
              • Walking
              • Wildlife Viewing

              Location Type

                  • Water View:

                    Cottage is part of a private resort and has lake views from within the cottage and from the deck....moreless

                  Sports & Adventure Activities

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


                  • Child's Highchair
                  • Dining
                  • Dining Area
                  • Seating for 8 people


                  • Air Conditioning
                  • Fireplace
                  • Heating
                  • Linens Provided:

                    linens provided only for beds...moreless

                  • Parking


                  • Coffee Maker
                  • Cooking Utensils
                  • Dishes & Utensils
                  • Dishwasher
                  • Kitchen
                  • Microwave
                  • Oven
                  • Refrigerator
                  • Stove
                  • Toaster


                  • Deck / Patio
                  • Gazebo:

                    on the property at West Winds Resort along the water's edge...moreless

                  • Outdoor Grill


                  Write a review 4.5
                  from 2 traveler reviews
                  Rental basis: Per property
                  Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                  Base Rate
                  3 night min stay
                  Summer Peak Season
                  Jun 15 - Sep 2
                  6 night min stay

                  Additional information about rental rates


                  Added to rental rates in 6% Michigan Sales Tax and $150.00 damage deposit. Damage deposit will be reutrned within fourteen (14) days after departure.

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                  16 Miles
                  Nearest Airport
                  Cherry Capital
                  7 Miles
                  Nearest Barpub
                  Dick's Poor House, Lake Leelanau
                  5 Miles
                  Nearest Golf
                  Bailee Golf Course, Traverse City
                  8 Miles
                  Nearest Motorway
                  US 31

                  Our cottage is centrally located between Leland, Suttons Bay, Traverse City, Glen Arbor and Empire. Each town offers numerous attractions for every tourist's desire. The wine tours are spectacular, with each location having it's own unique personality and a must-do whether you enjoy wines or not.

                  Don't forget to check out the Traverse City Cherry Festival and Film Festival, along with the Polka Festival in Cedar.


                  Manager info

                  Year Purchased: 2002

                  About: I am managing this property for the owners who have owned this cottage for several years.

                  Why Traverse City:
                  The owners bought this property after growing up vacationing in the area. They fell in love with it and wanted to have a cottage to enjoy with thier children and grandchildren. They aso wanted to be able to share this property with others so that our renters could also enjoy and make memories as well.

                  The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
                  This cottage is centrally located to all that northern Michigan has to offer. You are minutes away from Suttons Bay, Empire, Leland, Traverse City and Glen Arbor. This property has it all for adults and families.

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                  Speaks: english



                  • living room area

                    living room area

                  • King size bedroom

                    King size bedroom

                  • cottage in the early spring

                    cottage in the early spring

                  • kitchen and dinning area, seating for 8

                    kitchen and dinning area, seating for 8

                  • Kitchen with snack bar for 3

                    Kitchen with snack bar for 3

                  • fire pits along water's edge

                    fire pits along water's edge

                  • private marina that goes with the cottage for one boat up to 20 feet.

                    private marina that goes with the cottage for one boat up to 20 feet.

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                  VRBO #437888

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                  This listing was first published here in 2012.

                  Date last modified - Wednesday, November 19, 2014

                  $175 - $300 per night (USD)

                  3 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
                  Sleeps 8

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                  Minimum stay: 3-6 nights
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                  Member since: 2012
                  Speaks: english
                  • Calendar last updated: 08/05/2014
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                  Traverse City #437888

                  3 BR  1 BA  Sleeps 8

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