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S. Lake Leelanau Vacation Cottage, Pontoon, 3 Bdrms, 2 Bths, Wifi, Clean

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Last updated: 07/18/2014
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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Lake Leelanau cottage description

Accepting reservations for Spring/Summer 2015 beginning December 1, 2014.
Our Cottage is located on the west shore of beautiful South Lake Leelanau, approximately 25 minutes from Traverse City. 100 feet of private frontage nestled next to open farmland provides the ideal get away.
We offer 3 Bedrooms, 2 full Baths, and over 1200 square feet of living space. A breathtaking panoramic view of Lake Leelanau can be enjoyed from several rooms, including everyone's favorite - the sunroom. The property has an expansive lawn that sweeps down to the lake allows for lawn games and a fire pit. A large deck by the water is perfect for relaxing and enjoying the peaceful lake as well as providing access to the dock. The lake is an all sports lake that is 23 miles long, has clear spring fed water, hard sandy bottom (no muck or reeds) and is perfect for swimming, boating, fishing and other water activities. A 5-person paddle boat is provided for your use at no extra charge.
The cottage also has an air conditioner for your comfort.
No extra charge - STAY CONNECTED with Wi Fi, Dish TV and 4G cell phone service.

A pontoon is available to rent all week at a rate most marinas charge for a day or two!
It is safe, reliable, well maintained. See our rates for current price.

Included: towels, linens, kitchen utensils, appliances, 2 TVs (Dish network), DVD player, Grill, Dock, Paddle boat, fire pit, beautiful 12 x 18 deck overlooking water with furniture, air conditioner, water filter, games, outdoor toys and more. We do not charge extra for cleaning fees.

Activities: Swimming, relaxing and boating are the top choices!! Within a short drive there are many things to do including exploring the Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore, Lake Michigan, golf courses, wineries, parks, fishing, public beaches, casinos and trails. There are many quaint resort towns with excellent dining, shopping, art galleries, museums, festivals and music. There are endless winding country roads for biking, hiking or just beautiful sightseeing. If you visit in the Fall, enjoy spectacular fall colors!

Area: Our cottage is 25 minutes from downtown Traverse City, 5 minutes from the towns of Cedar and Lake Leelanau, and less than 30 minutes to many other areas to include: Suttons Bay, Leland, Glen Arbor, Sleeping Bear Dunes, and Lake Michigan.
Be sure to inquire about the many festivals that happen in and around the area.There is everything from concerts at Interlochen to the National Cherry and Film Festivals,

Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 1200 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental


          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


          • Pets Not Allowed
          • Non Smoking Only
          • Long-Term Renters Welcome
          • Children Welcome:

            games (both board and yard)...moreless

          Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6

          • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

            attached master bath...moreless

          • Bedroom 2: 1 double


          • Bedroom 3: 1 double


          • All linens provided at no extra charge. This includes sheets, blankets pilows and bedspreads for each room. Bath towels, hand towels and washcloths are provided as well as kitchen towels. Please bring your own beach towels....moreless

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

          • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower


          • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower


          • 2 bath towels, hand towels, and washcloths are provided per person. Delivery of fresh towel pack (same number of towels) and/or sheet pack midweek is available for $30 each....moreless

          Other Amenities

              • Other items may be available upon request. Game shelf games, puzzles, cards, dominoes, dice crayons, etc. Also includes Playstation 1, we currently have 18 Playstation games (number may vary throughout the season). Some outdoor games provided....moreless


              • Television:

                40 inch flat screen in living room, smaller flat screen in master bedroom. Dish network. ...moreless

              • Stereo:

                basic stereo...moreless

              • Games:

                a dozen or more board games....moreless

              • Video Game Console:

                PS1 with games on site for your use....moreless

              • Satellite / Cable:

                Dish network...moreless

              • DVD Player
              • Games For Kids
              • Radio
              • Video Games:

                (10) For PS1...moreless

              • CD Player


              • Family
              • Away From It All


              • Library
              • Museums
              • Playground
              • Churches
              • Cinemas
              • Coin Laundry
              • Restaurants
              • Winery Tours
              • Marina
              • Live Theater
              • Autumn Foliage
              • Festivals

              Leisure Activities

              • Outlet Shopping
              • Scenic Drives
              • Paddle Boating
              • Sight Seeing
              • Gambling Casinos
              • Beachcombing
              • Bird Watching
              • Antiquing
              • Horseback Riding
              • Walking
              • Photography

              local services and businesses

              • Laundromat
              • Medical Services
              • ATM/Bank
              • Groceries

              Location Type

              • Lakefront:

                100 ft. private lakefront. Hard sandy bottom, some rocks. Great swimming!!!...moreless

              • Waterfront
              • Lake

              sports and adventure activities

              • Equestrian Events
              • Pier Fishing
              • Snorkeling
              • Jet Skiing
              • Rafting
              • Fly Fishing
              • Hiking
              • Hunting Small Game
              • Water Tubing
              • Freshwater Fishing
              • Skiing
              • Golf
              • Wind-Surfing
              • Water Skiing
              • Mountain Biking
              • Roller Blading
              • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
              • Hunting
              • Sailing
              • Cycling
              • Fishing
              • Swimming
              • Tennis

              catering options

                  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


                  • Dining Room
                  • Dining:

                    Eating areas in kitchen, on porch and in dining room. ...moreless

                  • Seating for 4 people


                  • Parking:

                    Carport and space next to carport...moreless

                  • Towels Provided:

                    2 per person...moreless

                  • Living Room:

                    Coach, leather recliner, 2 wicker chairs, coffee and end tables in living room. There is also plenty of seating in the sunroom...moreless

                  • Covered Parking:

                    Car Port...moreless

                  • Wireless Internet:

                    WiFi is provided for our guests....moreless

                  • Local Restaurant Guide
                  • Heating
                  • Internet
                  • Air Conditioning:

                    Window unit. Cottage also has floor fans....moreless

                  • Linens Provided:

                    Bed Linens and towel pack provided (2 bath, hand and washcloths per person and kitchen towels). Additional towel packs available. Please bring your own beach towels....moreless

                  • Alarm Clock
                  • Filtered Water
                  • Paper Towels
                  • Basic Soaps
                  • Toilet Paper
                  • Parking Off Street:

                    space in driveway and next to carport....moreless

                  • Iron & Board
                  • Activities Guide
                  • Local Maps


                  • Pantry Items:

                    Spices left in cottage, not specifically supplied. Saran Wrap supplied....moreless

                  • Kitchen:

                    refrigerator, oven, stovetop, microwave, utensils, cookware, coffee pot, coffee grinder,blender, etc....moreless

                  • Stove:


                  • Dishes & Utensils:

                    Plates, bowls, silverware, mugs, glasses, wine glasses, serving dished, pots & pans, etc....moreless

                  • Cooking Utensils:

                    Sharp steak knives, cutting boards. Measuring cups, can opener, spatulas, etc...moreless

                  • 4 Ring Stove
                  • Coffee Grinder
                  • Blender
                  • Grill
                  • Coffee Maker
                  • Toaster
                  • Stove
                  • Refrigerator:

                    Full size...moreless

                  • Freezer
                  • Oven
                  • Microwave


                  • Deck / Patio:

                    Large outdoor deck by water (photo), small adjoining deck....moreless

                  • Pedal Boat
                  • Wood Deck
                  • Boat Dock
                  • Outdoor Grill
                  • Screen Porch / Veranda
                  • Beach Chairs
                  • Porch / Veranda
                  • Binoculars
                  • Lanai / Gazebo:

                    large sun room, 3 Walls of windows that open with screens. Photo....moreless

                  • Boat:

                    Optional pontoon rental...moreless



                  Write a review 4.5
                  from 6 traveler reviews
                  Rental basis: Per property
                  Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                  Pontoon rental (guests only)
                  Jun 21 - Oct 25, 2014
                  7 night min stay

                  Spring-Summer 2015
                  Jun 13 - Oct 15, 2016
                  7 night min stay

                  My Standard Rate
                  7 night min stay


                  Changeover Day: Saturday

                  Additional information about rental rates


                  • Refundable Damage Deposit $300
                  • Tax Rate 6%


                  Add on the pontoon for $750/week!!!!.

                  NOTE: We will be accepting reservations for Spring/Summer 2015 beginning December 1, 2014

                  Deposit required to book week. $300 deposit for cottage, additional $200 if pontoon is also rented

                  50% of payment is due 60 days in advance, and 50% is due 15 days in advance.

                  Please note, for your safety, we only accept checks or money orders by mail. No e-payments.

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                  Last updated: 07/18/2014
                  Check availability
                  23 Available
                  21 Unavailable
                  22 Today
                  23 Selected dates


                  0.33 Miles
                  Nearest Motorway
                  M-72 is 14 miles and M-22 is 20 miles away
                  Lake Leelanau
                  Nearest Beach
                  The lake is right out the door!
                  5 Miles
                  Nearest Barpub
                  Cedar Tavern or Dick's Pour House in Lake Leelanau
                  15 Miles
                  Nearest Golf
                  Many golf courses surround cottage area!
                  5 Miles
                  Nearest Restaurant
                  Either in Cedar, or Lake Leelanau (Resort area)

                  Car: Necessary

                  On 100 ft. private frontage of South Lake Leelanau, hard sandy bottom. Spacious area, no neighbors to the north, just private, open land. Other resort towns nearby: Cedar, Lake Leelanau, Leland, Suttons Bay, Glen Arbor. Also, short trip to Sleeping Bear Dunes and Lake Michigan National Lakeshore. Festivals abound in this part of Michigan: National Cherry Festival (July), Cedar Polka Festival (July), Leland Wine Festival (June), Northport 'Fly In' and other Festivals, Suttons Bay Jazz and Art Festival. Many Runs and Triathlons. Pontoon on-site and available to our guests - optional rental.

                  Other Activities: 5 person paddleboat on property for your use - no extra charge!

                  Golf: We provide a binder with activity and resturant suggestions. There is also a local app for your iphone called Traverse Traveler.


                  Owner info

                  Year Purchased: 2003

                  About the owner: We are local to the area, reside nearby, and can supply all kinds of area information! We have owned and operated this rental property since 2003.

                  Why the Owner Chose Lake Leelanau:
                  We chose this location because of the large, quiet, beautiful lake. We have visited many areas, but have always gravitated back to Leelanau county and this lake. The property has a peaceful setting, beautiful panoramic view, and the water is vast, clean, clear and great for all sports. We hope you find the surrounding communities as charming and welcoming as we do.

                  The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
                  Both the sun-room and deck are equally inviting and provide a calming space to enjoy the natural beauty of the area.

                  Contact us

                  Speaks: english

                  Links to more information:



                  • close up of deck

                    close up of deck

                  • Bedroom 3

                    Bedroom 3

                  • Middle Bath (1 of 2 baths)

                    Middle Bath (1 of 2 baths)

                  • shoreline


                  • Deck overlooking South Lake Leelanau

                    Deck overlooking South Lake Leelanau

                  • Master bath

                    Master bath

                  • Another view of the middle bath

                    Another view of the middle bath

                  • Lake Leelanau - looking across (not lengthwise, which is 23 miles).

                    Lake Leelanau - looking across (not lengthwise, which is 23 miles).

                  • sunroom furniture

                    sunroom furniture

                  VRBO #44453

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                  This listing was first published here in 2004.

                  Date last modified - Sunday, July 27, 2014

                  $750 - $1,950 per week (USD)

                  3 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
                  Sleeps 6

                  View calendar: Updated 07/18/14
                  Minimum stay: 7 nights
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