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Last updated: 07/13/2015
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  • Minimum stay:3-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

!!!!! CONTRARY TO VRBO'S, INACCURATE, ACCOUNTING OF OUR "RESPONSE TIME" & "RESPONSE RATE", WE WILL PROMPTLY REPLY TO ANY RENTAL REQUESTS. THOUGH, VRBO HAS MISREPRESENTED OUR RESPONSES (SINCE WE DON'T USE THEIR EMAIL SERVICE), REST ASSURED THAT YOU WILL BE CONTACTED IN A TIMELY MANNER. WE HAVE HAD A 5-STAR RATING, FOR HUNDREDS OF GUESTS, OVER 12 YEARS OF SUMMER VACATION RENTALS!!!!!

Are you looking for a quiet hide-away in the deep woods of northern Michigan? A place where the two of you can just relax and get re-acquainted? The 'Tree House' is a unique, studio apartment that has what it takes for a great, couples, vacation. It has everything you need to enjoy life for awhile: King-Sized, Temper-Pedic style, memory foam, bed; cozy living room and kitchenette; shower; toilet; 32' high definition TV + DirecTV with all the movie channels; air conditioning; and a large deck in the tree canopy.

You are just minutes away from all that Michigan's 'Little Finger' (Leelanau County) has to offer. Check out this Leelanau Conservancy, YouTube, video:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EYpWRHUB03s
The Tree House is close to swimming beaches, wine tasting, gambling, shopping, boating, and state parks. The Tree House is located five miles north of Northport, in 42 acres of cool, quiet, mature, Beech-Maple forest. Your own paradise... Hike miles of nature trails and watch the whitetail deer as they graze; or just relax and read a book, on your deck, while the leaves whisper to you.

Leelanau peninsula is a cyclists paradise, too! A destination for both bicyclists and motorcyclists alike! Also, near by, are beautiful inland lakes to canoe or kayak. Loons, eagles, otters, and other wildlife are waiting your viewing pleasure. Bring all the 'toys' up north and have a good time!

Sit on the beach, at the lighthouse, and watch a summer sunset over Lake Michigan. Go wine tasting at one of Leelanau's many wineries. Swim in Lake Michigan's cool waters at Christmas Cove. Nature at its finest in Michigan's Water Wonderland. A 'pick me up' for your soul. Ahhh... peace and tranquility.

*** Now with wireless, high-speed, internet service available ***

*** 32 inch, high definition TV, with all of the movie channels on DirecTV ***

***Well-behaved dogs, or cats (with guest supervision) are always welcome.***

***No Smoking, Please!***

Keywords: Studio Apartment, 42 wooded acres, private

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Property Type

  • 2 story
  • Studio
  • On floor 2
  • 550 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional

Suitability

  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    Adults, 21 years old or older, please....moreless

  • Children Welcome:

    Comfortable, queen-sized, futon available for one or two. $10.00 per night, per person, for extra occupants....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered:

    Well behaved pets, with owner supervision, are always welcome. $5.00, per day, per pet, for the extra cleaning necessary. Please do not leave pets, unattended in the apartment, for more than 2 hours at a time....moreless

  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 0 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 2-4

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king, 1 sleep sofa /futon

    Tempurpedic-style, memory foam, bed. Very comfortable!...moreless

  • King size bed (1) Tempur-Pedic style, memory foam, bed. Very comfortable! Sleep Sofa or Futon (1) (queen-sized). Use as a bed, or couch....moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

Other Amenities

  • Electric BBQ grill; King-sized Memory Foam bed; Wi-Fi; Satellite movie channels; IPod docking station stereo system!; Over 500 square feet of living space, and a big 12'X 24' balcony in 42 acres of mature hardwood forest!...moreless

Entertainment

  • Books:

    Magazines & books available upon request....moreless

  • Satellite / Cable:

    DirecTV with all of the movie channels....moreless

  • Stereo:

    Docking station for your Ipod, etc....moreless

  • Television

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Romantic

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Winery Tours
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Horseshoes
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Hunting Big Game
  • Hunting Small Game
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Parasailing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Sailing
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining:

    Small, 2 person, table + counter space. Also, a table & chairs on the outside deck....moreless

  • Dining Area

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    6000 BTU window AC. Works very well for the few days that AC is necessary in Northport....moreless

  • Heating:

    Electric & propane heaters in the apartment for those chilly nights....moreless

  • Linens Provided:

    400+ thread count Egyptian cotton sheets....moreless

  • Parking:

    Covered parking available for your bikes or motorcycles....moreless

  • Parking Off Street:

    private parking space, near the apartment. Private entrance to your home away from home....moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Wireless Internet:

    Wireless internet, available, at no extra cost!...moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils:

    Everything you need for cooking....moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Everything necessary for your cooking needs. ...moreless

  • Kitchen:

    Apartment style kitchen....moreless

  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items:

    Spices, coffee & filters, tea, sugar, creamer, & cooking supplies. All cleaning supplies are supplied....moreless

  • Refrigerator:

    Small, dorm-style, refrigerator....moreless

  • Stove:

    Apartment-sized stove/oven....moreless

  • Toaster

Outside

  • Balcony:

    12'X24', second story deck, in the tree canopy. A great place to relax and enjoy nature....moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    42 acres of hiking trails for dog walking and nature viewing. Even a small 'reading deck' way back in the woods. Ultimate privacy!...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    Electric grill for on the deck....moreless

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Summer 2015
Jun 21 - Sep 5, 2015
7 night min stay

$763 $2,652

Changeover Day: Saturday


Rates are based on 2 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest

Fall 2015
Sep 6 - Sep 19, 2015
3 night min stay
$109 $129
Fri, Sat
$763

Changeover Day: Saturday


Rates are based on 2 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest

My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$109 $129
Fri, Sat
$763 $2,652

Changeover Day: Saturday


Rates are based on 2 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest

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

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable, cleaning fee $200
  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

*** ALL TAXES, PET FEES, APPLICATION FEES, ETC. ARE INCLUDED IN THE RENTAL PRICE. NO UNREASONABLE FEES ADDED ON AT THE LAST MINUTE!!! *** Rental rates are quoted for two people, only. Please declare any pets or extra persons, at the time of inquiry.

Weekly rentals: 50% down-payment to reserve dates. Last 50%, two months before arrival. Fully refundable up to one month before your reservation dates. Full payment required for 3 night rentals.


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Location

2 Miles
Nearest Airport
Woolsey Airport (grass field)
5 Miles
Nearest Barpub
'The Garage' in Northport
35 Miles
Nearest Golf
several in Traverse City
95 Miles
Nearest Motorway
I-75 freeway
5 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
several in Northport
3 Miles
Nearest Beach
Christmas Cove

Car: Necessary

Casino within 15 miles; National Cherry Festival in July; Northport music in the park on Fridays; wine tasting tours; and many other weekly summer events to see and do.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 1990

About the owner: Tom & Kathy are retired from careers in high school teaching and school social work in 2005. We now enjoy Bend, Oregon, in the winter; and Northport, Michigan, in the summer. It is our pleasure to share our 'little piece of, Leelanau County, heaven', with our guests. When you stay at the Tree House you are family, too!

Why the Owner Chose Northport:
Even though Tom was born and raised in Michigan, we first came to Northport when Tom's brother-in-law became the pastor of the Northport Trinity Church. This was in the early 1970's. Then Tom's parents bought a house, in Northport, and his sister built a cottage, in Omena. We were last, in the family, to build a home 'up north' (1995). We've been enjoying our forest home ever since.

The Unique Benefits at this Studio:
This unique area of the Leelanau Peninsula is one of the most beautiful places we have ever lived. We have 42 acres of mature hardwood forest to roam, and we adjoin hundreds of acres of state land to our west. Very private. We are located close to many outdoor activities (hiking, biking, swimming, boating, scenery, etc.) Also, there are numerous shops, wineries, casinos, and indoor activities between Northport and Traverse City. What a great place to just 'unwind'.


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Speaks: english

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  • Leelanau County.  Water Wonderland!

    Leelanau County. Water Wonderland!

  • High definition TV in your 'living room'.

    High definition TV in your 'living room'.

  • 'Apartment-sized' kitchen, with everthing you will need to create great meals.

    'Apartment-sized' kitchen, with everthing you will need to create great meals.

  • 3/4 bathroom. All toiletries supplied.

    3/4 bathroom. All toiletries supplied.

  • Let's go out on the deck and enjoy the view.

    Let's go out on the deck and enjoy the view.

  • Adarondack chairs, electric BBQ, & privacy.

    Adarondack chairs, electric BBQ, & privacy.

  • Spring splendor...  Acres of Trillium flowers!

    Spring splendor... Acres of Trillium flowers!

  • Summer at Kehl Lake natural area.  Just 2 miles away.

    Summer at Kehl Lake natural area. Just 2 miles away.

  • Make a day trip to Leeland's Fish Town.

    Make a day trip to Leeland's Fish Town.

  • Woolsey 'International' Airport.  We'll pick you up, if you fly in!

    Woolsey 'International' Airport. We'll pick you up, if you fly in!

  • Busy downtown Northport.  ;)

    Busy downtown Northport. ;)

  • Enjoy a sunset at Petersen Park overlook.  Always a pleasure...

    Enjoy a sunset at Petersen Park overlook. Always a pleasure...

  • Your home in the trees.  Private parking and covered bike area.

    Your home in the trees. Private parking and covered bike area.

  • Memory foam (Temperpedic-style) log bed.

    Memory foam (Temperpedic-style) log bed.

  • Queen-sized, comfortable, futon.  Linens provided for extra guests.

    Queen-sized, comfortable, futon. Linens provided for extra guests.

  • Shower with 'never-ending' hot water, on demand!

    Shower with 'never-ending' hot water, on demand!

  • Your view from the Tree House  private deck.

    Your view from the Tree House private deck.

  • Acres of woods to enjoy!  Peace & quiet...

    Acres of woods to enjoy! Peace & quiet...

  • Autumn is a wonderland in Leelanau County!

    Autumn is a wonderland in Leelanau County!

  • Watch for lake freighters, and have a picnic at Peterson Park.

    Watch for lake freighters, and have a picnic at Peterson Park.

  • Visit the Grand Traverse Lighthouse.  Only a mile away from the Tree House.

    Visit the Grand Traverse Lighthouse. Only a mile away from the Tree House.

  • Boaters... Northport Marina is only 5 miles away.

    Boaters... Northport Marina is only 5 miles away.

  • Just come on 'UP NORTH' and RELAX!  You deserve it...

    Just come on 'UP NORTH' and RELAX! You deserve it...

  • We're next to the tan square... 42 acres; bottom, left of center, in this photo

    We're next to the tan square... 42 acres; bottom, left of center, in this photo

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