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Recent Northeast reviews

  • West Londo Lake Relaxation

    "ThisIsIt Cottage is your destination for fun and relaxation. The tranquil sunsets, early morning sun rise, Eagle flying overhead, Loons singing in the distant is the perfect recipe for a calm and rejuvenating vacation week. Your cottage is clean, tastefully decorated and the newly remodeled kitchen is great. Evenings were filled with sitting around the beach themed fire pit with benches, eating s'mores and enjoying the peaceful moonlit night. The Pontoon boat is wonderful for cruising, fishing and the kids really enjoyed tubing (daily!), the lake is crystal clear with enjoyable areas for swimming and great for Kayaking. Tawas is only 25 minutes away for shopping, dining and additional activities. We have rented several cottages in different locations throughout Michigan this is the best one. Thank you for the memories"
    Guest: Rowe5 Date of Stay: August 2014 Review Submitted: August 29, 2014
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  • The Perfect Place

    "We have been renting summer cottages for over 17 years and have now found the "perfect place." This large family-friendly lake home has everything--Lake Huron with a sandy bottom (no rocks or weeds), a large sandy beach, a kitchen with a lakeview where cooking is a pleasure, a big open dining room, and two family areas with large window walls catching the lake breezes. Plenty of space for a family of 12 (Grandmother, parents, teenagers, and 20+) to enjoy swimming, sunbathing, volleyball, quiet reading areas, singing around the campfire, games, fishing on Lake Huron and the many small lakes nearby, shopping, kayaking, biking, trails nearby for four-wheeling, and watching spectacular sunrises. We are hoping to return next year."
    Guest: Antoinette S. Date of Stay: July 2014 Review Submitted: August 1, 2014
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  • You deserve more than 5 stars!!

    "We arrived in august and were so amazed by how beautiful the home was. The location, size of home, and equipment was great! The house is loaded with everything you could possibly need giving it a comforting feeling. the rooms are nice and big. We were a family of 7 adults and slept comfortably. The view of the lake is breathtaking and the bonfire pit was great for night time fun. The water is clean and good for swimming. The house is nicely sized and clean. The location of the house is amazing! There is total privacy since there are no homes nearby besides Bob's which we never seen. The caretaker is easy to reach and super friendly. Linda was also easy to reach and was always very sweet. As for the a/c, its true there isnt a/c, but it is never needed since there is a cool night breeze. We spent alot of our time in the sunroom since it had a breathtaking view and many couches and a table with chairs. I loved that there were many movies and puzzles to spend some quality time with the family. The only bad part was that we had to leave! But, we will definately be back next summer for some more family memories!"
    Guest: sam & sue Date of Stay: August 2014 Review Submitted: August 15, 2014
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  • ATF Girls Weekend

    "This is our 3rd year staying at this location and once again we are completely satisfied with the cabin accomodations as well as the owner's thoughtfulness and assistance throughout our stay. The cabin is extremely spacious for a large group and has every comfort of home. We made wonderful feasts each day in the fully equipped kitchen and in the evenings watched the squirrels and chipmunks from the gazebo. This place is truly paradice and I cannot wait until our next trip!"
    Guest: MX RN #142 Date of Stay: October 2014 Review Submitted: October 19, 2014
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Northeast Travel Tips

Northeast Michigan Vacation Rentals Offer Lakeside Views

From Alpena on Lake Huron to Mackinaw City where Lake Michigan and Lake Huron meet, you will find the ideal Northeast Michigan vacation rentals. When you book a luxurious lake house through VRBO, you are assured a wide selection of family settings to choose from. Whether you are on one of the Great Lakes or a smaller interior lake, kids and adults will find something to enjoy. Several of the Northeast Michigan lodging accommodations have docks right on the lake so you can bring your own boat for your water-based vacation adventure. Northeast Michigan is a nature-lover’s paradise at any time of the year.

Recreational Activities Near Northeast Michigan Lodging

If you are not located in Michigan, you may not realize that they have a sizeable hawk population at certain times of the year. The spring invites bird-watchers to visit Mackinaw City vacation cottagesto see the hawk’s migrate. If you plan your vacation to see this amazing sight, do not forget to pack the binoculars. Summertime is beach weather and your Northeast Michigan vacation rental can provide you with swimming, boating, kayaking and biking opportunities. There are many lighthouses to attract your attention as well as Historic Fort Michilimackinac near Mackinaw City. Your vacation home could include canoes, kayaks or bikes if you like.

Fall is prime time for a profusion of colorful tree viewing. Tunnels of trees can be experienced from your Northeast Michigan lake houses and the Upper Peninsula of Michigan is easily accessed from Mackinaw Bridge. You could hear the bugling of an elk or the haunting call of the loon from your comfortable vacation rental. Peacefulness is in abundance during the fall as you enjoy a walk in the crisp air before settling in before a blazing fire. Have a cup of hot chocolate or a romantic glass of wine while indulging in a quiet evening at your vacation home.

Winter in Northeast Michigan means skiing. Some of the resorts are within 30 minutes of your condo such as Boyne Mountain where you can hit the slopes for a day of fun. There is also the possibility of cross country skiing or snowshoeing at Wilderness State Park or Mill Creek. If these activities do not interest you, how about a snowmobile trip from Mackinaw to Midland or a dogsled ride with a local musher and his team? Hunters have found the accommodations are perfect for a base camp.

Finding Your way to Northeast Michigan Lake Houses

The interior Northern Michigan route to get to your lake house would be Interstate 75. You could fly into Detroit and follow the highway to Grayling and further north to Mackinaw City. If you want to stay at the cities along Lake Huron such as Alpena, Presque Isle, Rogers City or Cheboygan, you could take Highway 23 which gives you great views of the countryside. There is also the chance of finding a commuter plane that can get you even closer to your Northeast Michigan vacation rental but a car is recommended so that you can see more of the sights.

Dining by Northeast Michigan Rentals

If you are close to Cheboygan or Mackinaw City, you have the chance to eat at Up North, Dining by the Bridge. They serve breakfast, lunch and dinner with great views of the mammoth Mackinaw Bridge. Home-cooking is their specialty and you can find fresh fish, steaks, meat loaf and BBQ ribs. The Old Pizza House in Cheboygan not only has Italian cuisine, they also offer Mexican and American cuisine as well. If you prefer to stick with chain restaurants, you will find those as well. However, you will have great kitchens to prepare your own meals if you choose to stay “home.” Many of the vacation rentals have BBQ grills on private decks so that you can cook up your fresh catch of the day.

Shopping Near Northeast Michigan Rentals

Antiques, souvenirs and apparel are all available from downtown stores or quaint boutiques throughout Northeast Michigan. The Huron Lights Museum and Gift Shop has many nautical items as well as candles and lodge items to take home with you. Farmer’s markets abound in this area so that you can pick up fresh ingredients from local farmers.

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