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Last updated: 07/26/2016
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  • Minimum stay:1-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Our cottage has three bedrooms, sleeps up to eight and has everything you need to have a wonderful, relaxing vacation. There are 2 twin & 3 full size beds. Please bring your own bed linens, bath & kitchen towels. Air conditioning, washer/dryer, dishwasher, microwave, fire pit with firewood, charcoal grill, pedal boat, enclosed front porch. Private boat dock available upon request.

The cottage is located at the South end of Torch Lake on Torch River. Just a 5 minute boat ride from your backyard to beautiful Torch Lake. Within walking distance to the public access on Torch Lake.

No Pets. No Smoking. Rent by Week; Sat to Sat Memorial Day to Labor Day. Off Season Rates available; Week or Day during off season (two night minimum). Check-in time is 3:00 pm. Check-out time is 10:00 am.

Experience Torch Lake's crystal clear waters, sandy bottoms and phenomenal sunsets. Recognized by National Geographic as one of the three most beautiful lakes in the world. Torch Lake is located in northwestern Michigan’s lower peninsula in what is referred to as the area’s 'chain of lakes' region. Many lakes and rivers run through the rolling hills from the town of Bellaire to Elk Rapids. One of the things that makes Torch Lake so beautiful is its unusual color – a mixture of pastel green, blue and turquoise. Some have called it a 'Caribbean Blue.' The colors and clarity of Torch Lake leaves one with lasting memories. Ideal swimming, boating, water skiing, sailing and a variety of water activities.

The close by surrounding communities offer a wide variety of artistic and cultural pursuits, excellent shopping and antiquing opportunities, and a huge assortment of restaurants, allowing you to explore the many quaint, picturesque and historic villages and towns in the area.

Keywords: House, cabin, cottage, waterfront, water, river, lakehouse, dock, slip, sandbar, boat,Torch Lake, Torch River

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Property Type

  • House

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

  • Bedroom 1: 1 double

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  • Bedroom 2: 1 double

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  • Bedroom 3: 1 double, 2 twin/ single

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  • Bedroom 1, ground floor.... Bedrooms 2 and 3, upstairs

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

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  • The bathroom is on the ground floor

Other Amenities

  • Great area for Boating, Fishing, Golf, Fall Color Tours, Hunting, Holiday get away. Located at the South End of Torch Lake on Torch River. Within walking distance to public access on Torch Lake. Short distance to shopping, casinos, nature walks, golf courses, trails, and much much more!...moreless

Entertainment

  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Video Library

Theme

  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Library
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Restaurants
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Boating
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Paddle Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Lake View
  • Village:

    Easy walk to Ice Cream, Family Restaurant, Marina, Boat Rentals, Party Store, Pizza, Hardware and Beach...moreless

  • Waterfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • Hunting
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Parasailing
  • Sailing
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet:

    WIFI is available, no internet wired to our house...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Bicycles:

    You are welcome to bring your own bikes...moreless

  • Boat:

    You are welcome to bring your boat (1), The slip is 9' wide, 3' deep and easily fits our 26' pontoon boat...moreless

  • Water Sports Gear:

    Pedal boat for your use...moreless

 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Summer
May 15 - Sep 15, 2016
7 night min stay

$1,600
Off Season
Sep 16 - Nov 1, 2016
2 night min stay
$150
$1,000

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $500

Notes:

We are not able to accept credit cards.

$500 deposit required to reserve, $1600 weekly rent due 30 days prior to arrival. $500 deposit returned by mail after cleaning and inspection.


Owner's cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking


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Last updated: 07/26/2016
Check availability
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21 Unavailable
22 Today
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Location

25 Miles
Nearest Airport
Traverse City
4 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Alden Bar
100 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Mackinaw Island
6 Miles
Nearest Golf
Agaming
10 Miles
Nearest Motorway
US 31 or US 131
0.5 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Torch Riviera
12 Miles
Nearest Ski
Schuss/Shanty Creek
Torch River (Rapid City, MI, USA)
Nearest Beach
Torch Lake Sandbar

Car: Recommended

Use of Pedal Boat. Private Boat Dock on Torch River Bayou available upon request

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2002

About the owner: Happily married since 1983, High School sweethearts. Love Torch Lake.

Why the Owner Chose Torch River (Rapid City, MI, USA):
We bought this home in hopes of retiring here some day. In the meantime we rent it out to help pay the expenses and to share our favorite spot with vacationers.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
We love the campfire and the easy access to our boat


Contact us

Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • BACKYARD & BOAT DOCK

    BACKYARD & BOAT DOCK

  • Torch Lake Sandbar

    Torch Lake Sandbar

  • Torch River in the Fall

    Torch River in the Fall

  • HAPPY 4th OF JULY!

    HAPPY 4th OF JULY!

  • floating on Torch Lake enjoying the beautiful sunset

    floating on Torch Lake enjoying the beautiful sunset

VRBO #136494

This listing was first published here in 2007.

Date last modified - Thursday, July 28, 2016

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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
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Member since: 2007
Speaks: english
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  • Response rate 80%
  • Calendar last updated 07/26/2016
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