Waterfront Cottage: up North Perfection Awaits on Five Private Acres.(19 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:3-7 nights
- Property type:Cabin
- Pets considered:Yes
- Wheel chair accessible:N/A
About the Property
Cabin, 4 Bedrooms + Sunroom, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 8)
At roughly 1,400 square feet our cottage is large enough for as many as 8 people, but cozy enough for one couple. The cabin is very quaint, with original oak floors, knotty pine walls throughout, and a wonderful sunroom. A floor-to-ceiling wood burning fireplace is a great way to top off the evening and enjoy the cottage's atmosphere. Also be witness to a rich variety of wildlife, including a family of swans, loons, ducks, and even the occasional bald eagle.
Enjoy our outdoor amenities, including three sea kayaks; a rowboat; and a professionally installed mooring anchor for your boat. A swimmer friendly dock, large sandy beach, bay-side fire pit, and horseshoe pit, round off the front yard features. And if you want to see the peninisula, you can use our two mountain bikes.
This charming original log cabin restores the nostalgia of your Up North memories. It is truly your home away from home.
Member since: 2006
- Max. occupancy 8
- Children Welcome:
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8
Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms
- The cabin is exceptionally private with over five acres of woodlands, and our neighbors lots are just as large. The cabin was built over 80 years ago and while it retains its original natural brick fireplace, wood floors and knotty pine walls, it has all the updated amentites you will need. We have a dock, sandy beach, three sea kayaks, and a row boat. If you have a boat you can store it overnight on our mooring ball in the bay. We also have a horse shoe pit, outdoor firepit, seasoned wood for your use, a perfectly situated outdoor hammock, two mountain bikes, and outdoor games for your use....moreless
- CD Player
- DVD Player
- Winery Tours
Local Services & Businesses
- Gambling Casinos
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
The sandy beach area about 25' x 120', including a sandy path to our private dock which leads out to a sand bar. It is perfect for swimming and boating, for adults and children. We also have a professionally installed mooring ball for you to anchor a boat in the bay overnight, as well as a row boat and three sea kayaks. And there are field and beach games, a horseshoe pit, and a fire pit next to the beach....moreless
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Cross Country Skiing
- Freshwater Fishing
- Water Skiing
- Dining Area
- Air Conditioning:
- Broadband Access
- Clothes Dryer:
- Linens Provided:
- Mobile Phone:
- Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:
- Coffee Maker
- Cooking Utensils
- Dishes & Utensils
- Pantry Items
- Deck / Patio
- Outdoor Grill
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Jan 5 - Apr 7, 2017
3 night min stay
Apr 8 - Jun 23, 2017
3 night min stay
Jun 24 - Sep 2, 2017
7 night min stay
Changeover Day: Saturday
Sep 3 - Oct 31, 2017
3 night min stay
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Cleaning $235
- Tax Rate 6%
Special rates apply for week of July 4, and other select holidays. Monthly rates are available for winter and early spring seasons. Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed with property owner. Your designated stay is considered reserved only upon receipt of reservation deposit and signed agreement.
Half of total rental cost required to reserve your week. The balance is due 4 weeks prior to your arrival. Rates and terms subject to change.
Owner's cancellation policy:
50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.
100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
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Located in the heart of Michigan's wine country! Leelanau County is home to dozens of wineries - all within minutes of the cottage. Great trails for hiking in the summer, or cross-country skiing/snowshoeing in the winter. It's the perfect location that provides a lot of privacy, but also accessibility to great shopping and eateries in the Village of Suttons Bay.
Why the Owner Chose Suttons Bay, MI, USA:
Our family purchased this cottage over 40 years ago for its privacy and quality beachfront.
The Unique Benefits at this Cabin:
This property is truly unique for its amenties, privacy, and size. The cottage is nestled neatly atop a small grassy bluff overlooking an enormous front yard and over 210' of direct Grand Traverse Bay frontage. Enjoy a morning coffee in the sunporch, then walk down to the dock and push off into the Bay for a leisurely kayak ride. Lay out on our very large sand area during the day, where kids have plenty of room to build sand castles and play. Or take a bike ride anywhere in the pennisula with our mountain bikes. You can also relax on a hammock in the cool shade of a wonderful cedar grove. At night, build a big bonfire in the firepit.
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A beautiful view at dusk. Up North perfection.
A view of the cabin from a grove of white cedar trees.
Wake up every morning to over 200' of private bay frontage.
Enjoy swimming with your children on this family-friendly beach.
A newly renovated living room provides the perfect setting for family & friends
Two twin beds.
Enjoy an expansive view of Suttons Bay and West Grand Traverse Bay.
A pictures from the dock of the cottage property.
Relax on our private sandy beach. You'll feel as though the Bay belongs to you.
Keep your boat overnight on our private, professionally installed mooring ball.
Enjoy a well-stocked kitchen. Plenty of storage with modern amenities.
The perfect setting for your morning coffee. Sleep out on the futon as well.
Twin over full bunk bed. The full bed also folds up as a futon.
Queen bedroom situated in a new addition. Wake up with views of the Bay.
One of two full baths with tub.
Plenty of seasoned firewood is always available.
This listing was first published here in 2006.
Date last modified - Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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