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This property allows you to book online with a credit card. After submitting a reservation request, the owner or manager has 24 hours to accept, at which time your card will be charged and you will receive an email confirmation
"I've stayed at the Cottage Garden Guesthouse many times over the years and in every season. This little gem sparkles, whether surrounded by the lush summer gardens designed and tended by the owner (whose design sense and green thumb are amazing!) or covered in autumn leaves or big puffy snowflakes (the better to enjoy the gas Franklin stove).
As another reviewer put it, you open the door and just BREATHE! The kitchen is vintage charm, with everything you need for housekeeping, BBQs, cozy homemade dinners, whatever your mood calls for. The cottage is on a lake bluff surrounded by pines, and the breezes are heaven! You can look across Lakeview Lake from the upstairs living room, or best of all, from the sliding glass doors in the downstairs bedroom. If you're lucky, at sundown on a warm summer night you may be treated to a short bagpipe concert from far across the lake.
The decor is beautifully designed rustic charm, with lots of warm woods, touches of shabby chic, and all-around comfort. There's a nice patio outside the bedroom with cafe table and chairs, and a Weber grill. One of my favorite things to do is to sit on the patio with a good book and just watch the little nuthatches at the feeders, or the chipmunks darting in and out of the gardens.
Pure, blessed peace! There's no other place quite like it."
Guest: CottagePersonDate of Stay: October 2014Review Submitted: June 9, 2015
"We stayed in this clean, cozy condo for a week in July. The location can't be beat, with Ferry Beach, Kelsey's and Downtown Charlevoix all within walking distance. The condo was very well appointed, with many things not usually provided like coffee filters, foil and lots of towels. The owner was great to work with, I called her to request a couple of kitchen items, and they were outside the door within an hour!! The complex has a nice pool and clubhouse/shower facility which came in handy, with 4 people trying to get ready with 1 bathroom. Overall, it was a fantastic vacation and I would recommend this condo for a fun, relaxing, family friendly get-away."
Guest: NanDate of Stay: July 2015Review Submitted: August 3, 2015
"Great location for sightseeing and shopping in Petoskey. The cozy cabin was a perfect match for our family of 9. Pickerel Lake is a great small lake perfect for fishing, boating and tubing. The public beach was great for swimming and relaxing on floats. We enjoyed the fire pit and large deck for our nightly s'mores! The paddle boat was a huge hit."
Guest: RitaDate of Stay: July 2015Review Submitted: July 21, 2015