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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,
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
If you wish to rent the pontoon, there is an additional charge of $750/week (plus tax). You receive two full tanks of fuel and we will come refuel as needed (for cost of fuel) if you need additional tanks.
PLEASE NOTE: Holiday weeks- those overlapping the 4th of July and Labor Day, must rent both the cottage and the pontoon.
Deposit required to book week. $300 deposit for cottage, additional $200 if pontoon is also rented.
50% of payment is due 90 days in advance, and 50% is due 30 days in advance.
Please note, for your safety, we only accept checks or money orders by mail. No e-payments. Call if you have ANY questions. I will NOT ask for credit card numbers or Pay Pal account. Mail to my Traverse City address.
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Cedar Tavern or Dick's Pour House in Lake Leelanau
Many golf courses surround cottage area!
M-72 is 14 miles and M-22 is 20 miles away
Either in Cedar, or Lake Leelanau (Resort area)
The lake is right out the door!
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.
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.
Primary:+1 2313573116Primary Cell Phone. Call or text.
Secondary:+1 2316337007Secondary cell phone. Text messages preferred.