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Last updated: 08/14/2014
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  • Minimum stay:3-90 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Traverse City cottage description

Located in Traverse City Michigan, this lovely 4 bedroom cottage sits on a private 1 acre lot with 90 ft. of sandy beach frontage on beautiful High Lake, a peaceful 50 acre lake with very low water traffic but much natural beauty including the wild life and water fowl. Even the bald eagles nest here. Located only 4 miles from the Cherry Capital Airport and just 7-9 miles from the beautiful East & West Grand Traverse Bays, High Lake is wonderful for any water/ice sport winter or summer.
This 4 bedroom, 2 bathroom beach cottage can easily accommodate 3 families sleeping up to 14, 6 in the upper level Bunk House which has 3 bunk beds and up to 8 in the main level. There is 1 queen bed in each of the 3 main level bedrooms and 2 couches in the living room that will sleep 2 extra persons. Sheet sets, pillows and comforters for the beds (not the couches) are provided for your use. There are 2 bathrooms each with a shower. Towels (hand and bath) and wash cloths are available for your use. The kitchen is fully equipped. There is a pool Table and five televisions throughout the house. All soaps are provided for your use and there is a washer and dryer on the main level. There is a large 2 level deck that has built in benches, a fire pit table with chairs and other deck furniture for your comfort as well as a gas grill. Great swimming in the summer with a dock, swim raft and paddle boat for your use. There is a fire pit with chairs and a picnic table on the beach. Firewood is available and charged for accordingly. In the winter you can Snowmobile, Cross Country Ski, Snowshoe or Ice Fish right from the Cottage, only ¼ mile to groomed trails, maps are available. A list of other activities and interesting places to visit while you are here and the addresses, phone #’s and maps for them will be available at the Cottage. There is a Restaurant/Pizza (with delivery), country store/gas station and Fire and Rescue just ½ mile away on the opposite side of the lake. Sorry, No Pets/No Smoking.

Please call Jim Spadafore (248 701-8937) for reservation and rate information to start planning your relaxing get-a-way!!!

Don’t forget these events!!!

The Red Wings Training Camp September 2013, they take the ice in the morning on September 12th and each morning until September 18th. Call 231-933-7465 for additional information.

The National Cherry Festival annually every July! In 2014 the festival starts July 5th and ends July 12th and
the Blue Angels are scheduled to be here. They are here for this festival every other year for the air show. They have their 1st practice on July 4th. Traverse City has boasted being titled as the 'Cherry Capital of the World' and this Festival is known worldwide. 1 week of many wonderful activities for young and old, large carnival, parades, and fireworks the last day!
And
The Cherry Capital Winter Wow Festival annually in February every President’s Day weekend. Again many activities and fireworks. A list/schedule will be available.

Traverse City and the Grand Traverse area are widely known for winter activities and great trails for cross country skiing(Vasa trl.) snowmobiling and snowshoeing.

We hope that once you have vacationed here at “The Family Fun Retreat”, we will see you again next year or even before!!!

Property Type

  • 2 story
  • Cottage
  • 2356 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

            Prefer Families...moreless

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

          Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14, Beds for 14

          • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

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          • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

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          • Bedroom 3: 1 queen

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          • Bedroom 4: 3 bunk bed

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          • 1 queen bed, chest of drawers, fan and TV. in each of three bedrooms. 3 bunk beds small drawers and TV in the 4th bedroom and two comfortable couch's in the living room. ...moreless

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

          Kitchen & Dining

          • Stove
          • Oven
          • Microwave
          • Dishwasher
          • Dishes & Utensils
          • Coffee Maker
          • Toaster

          Amenities

          • Air Conditioning:

            A/C in the Living Room and the Upper level Bunk Room...moreless

          • Heating:

            Hot water heat...moreless

          • Linens Provided
          • Towels Provided
          • Washing Machine
          • Clothes Dryer
          • Parking
          • Living Room

          Other Amenities

              • Other Activities: Attractions are almost too numerous to mention: Beaches: Beautiful East and West Grand Traverse Bays, Wineries, Breweries, Golf Courses, Antiquing, Casinos, Charter Fishing, Skiing: Down Hill, Cross Country, Water, Snowmobiling, Snowshoeing, Snowboarding, Sledding, Hot Air Ballooning, Sports/Ball Courts and Fields, Horseback Riding/Horse Shows, Dirt Bike Trails, Cinemas, Museums,Water Parks, Fitness Centers, Snorkeling/Diving, Cycling/Hiking, Paintball, Target Practice, Hunting, Sailing/Parasailing, Wind Surfing,Bowling, Arcades, Shopping, many Restaurants, Sight Seeing: Sleeping Bear Dunes, Mackinaw Island, Etc! A Guide for these activities and others will be available for you. ~ Many of these activities are just minutes from the Cottage!!! ...moreless

              Entertainment

              • Satellite / Cable
              • DVD Player
              • Pool Table

              Communications

                  • Internet

                  Outdoor Features

                  • Outdoor Grill
                  • Deck / Patio

                  Theme

                  • Family
                  • Romantic
                  • Away From It All

                  Location & View

                  • Waterfront:

                    90 ft. of sandy beach frontage...moreless

                  Activities

                  • Churches
                  • Golf
                  • Water Tubing
                  • Snorkeling
                  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
                  • Roller Blading
                  • Pier Fishing
                  • Tennis
                  • Paragliding
                  • Hunting Small Game
                  • Hunting Big Game
                  • Freshwater Fishing
                  • Fly Fishing
                  • Equestrian Events
                  • Deepsea Fishing
                  • Ice Skating
                  • Fitness Center
                  • Kayaking
                  • Water Skiing
                  • Racquetball
                  • Hunting
                  • Fishing
                  • Hiking
                  • Snowmobiling
                  • Snowboarding
                  • Sailing
                  • Skiing
                  • Cycling
                  • Wind-Surfing
                  • Snorkeling/Diving
                  • Swimming
                  • Jet Skiing
                  • Parasailing
                  • Cross Country Skiing
                  • Basketball Court
                  • Medical Services
                  • Laundromat
                  • Bird Watching
                  • Beachcombing
                  • Museums
                  • Live Theater
                  • Cinemas
                  • Health/Beauty Spa
                  • Gambling Casinos
                  • Restaurants
                  • Winery Tours
                  • Water Parks
                  • Recreation Center
                  • Playground
                  • Marina
                  • Library
                  • Theme Parks
                  • Massage Therapist
                  • Outlet Shopping
                  • Scenic Drives
                  • Hospital
                  • Groceries
                  • ATM/Bank
                  • Horseback Riding
                  • Shuffleboard
                  • Miniature Golf
                  • Paddle Boating
                  • Horseshoes
                  • Wildlife Viewing
                  • Sledding
                  • Boating
                  • Sight Seeing
                  • Shopping
                  • Walking
                  • Antiquing
                  • Hot Air Ballooning
                   

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                  Rental basis: Per property
                  Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                  Fall thru spring
                  Sep 3 - Mar 31, 2015
                  90 night min stay

                  $1,000
                  Spring
                  Apr 1 - May 21, 2015
                  3 night min stay
                  $295
                  Memorial Day weekend
                  May 22 - May 25, 2015
                  3 night min stay
                  $425
                  Early summer
                  May 26 - Jun 19, 2015
                  3 night min stay
                  $375
                  Summer
                  Jun 20 - Sep 7, 2015
                  7 night min stay

                  $2,990
                  * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

                  Additional information about rental rates

                  Fees:

                  • Cleaning fee $100 + tax
                  • Tax Rate 6%

                  Notes:

                  Also available for rental is a 16-foot pontoon for $125.00 a day or $650.00 for the week. A paddle boat can be used for free.

                  FULL WEEK: A 50% initial payment is due when you make the reservation. Your balance payment is due 60 days prior to check in. All payments are fully refunded as long as we are able to rent the property without a loss of income.


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                  Last updated: 08/14/2014
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                  Location

                  4 Miles
                  Nearest Airport
                  Cherry Capital Airport
                  5 Miles
                  Nearest Motorway
                  U S 131
                  0.3 Miles
                  Nearest Barpub
                  Peegeos
                  5 Miles
                  Nearest Ski
                  Mount Holiday
                  3 Miles
                  Nearest Golf
                  Elmbrook
                  0.3 Miles
                  Nearest Restaurant
                  Peegeos

                  Located in beautiful Traverse City Michigan where:

                  AOL Travel News has named Traverse City as one of the top 10 beach towns in America.

                  Trip Advisor has ranked Traverse City as one of the top 10 charming small towns in America.

                  Bon Appetit has awarded Traverse City in one of the top 5 'foodie' towns.

                  Livability has placed Traverse City as the #4 winter vacation spot in the United States.

                  Cottage is two miles from where Detroit Red Wings hold their training camp.

                   

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                  VRBO #485172

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                  This listing was first published here in 2013.

                  Date last modified - Monday, August 18, 2014

                  $33 - $427 per night (USD)
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                  4 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
                  Sleeps 14

                  View calendar: Updated 08/14/14
                  Minimum stay: 3-90 nights
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