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Lake Michigan 213 Feet of Beachfront:Brand New 2017 Renovation

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Amazing View from Kitchen/Dining/Living Room in the morning sun

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Last updated: 05/17/2017
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  • Minimum stay:1-7 nights
  • Sleeps:10
  • Bedrooms:4
  • Bathrooms:2
  • Property type:House
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

About the Property

4 Bedrooms+Loft, 2 full Bathrooms+outdoor shower, (Sleeps 10) ON LAKE MICHIGAN

BRAND NEW 2017 FULL RENOVATION! The home has 213 FEET OF LAKE MICHIGAN WATER FRONTAGE at the mouth of the Grand Traverse Bay. The new vaulted ceiling Great Room is a perfect place to relax and enjoy all the beauty of Nature with 180 degree view of the Bay. Sunsets every single night of the year! The home overlooks the Leelanau Peninsula and the Fox Islands. At night you can see the light house at Leelanau State Park flickering in the distance. The Petoskey Stone Fireplace is a touch of "Up North" charm for you to examine in case you don't find any on our stretch of beach.

The new kitchen has gas stove, counter depth fridge, Kitchen Aid mixer, quartz countertops and lots of space to prepare food. It has a four seater barstool area and overlooks the dining room and Great Room.

Bedrooms have new linens, quilts and closets. Every room has a view of the lake so you can wake up and your mind can start wandering outside.

The home is located in the quaint village of Norwood, just 8 miles south of Charlevoix and 45 minutes north of Traverse City. You can get to Mackinac Island, a plethora of golf courses, fruit stands, wineries, Sleeping Bear Dunes, Castle Farms within an hours drive!

Just one flight of stairs and you are on the beach! Our 213 foot beach has mostly sand and a few rocks and is very private. The water is crystal blue and nature is at its best. The home is located on a secluded, dead end road which offers some of the finest views for casual walks and wildlife viewing. Bald eagles, loons, swans, and hawks are seen daily! There is a county park a half mile north which connects to Fisherman's Island State Park. There is a wooded lot (which we also own) north of the house which adds to your privacy and buffers your from neighbors. If you are a boater, you can drop in your boat at various launch sites in Lake Charlevoix, Torch Lake or 1/4 mile down the road at the Norwood Park (for Lake Michigan boating).

The home has four queen bedrooms, sleeping loft with two twin beds and finished basement also with two twin beds. There is a main floor oversized bathroom and also a brand new large bathroom in the basement.

There is a solid pine picnic table and deck set, 4 Anti-Gravity Chairs, charcoal grill for outdoors and a fooseball table in the basement rec room. Also Cornhole, and Ladderball for outside gaming.

OUTDOOR HOT WATER SHOWER on the beach makes rinsing off from the beach (or taking a morning shower!) very convenient and unique! Numerous renters (and ourselves) have showered and seen the local bald eagles flying by for their morning meal. A peaceful, unbelieveable experience!

There are so many things to do closeby: shopping, boating, plenty of excellent golf courses, or just relax in the hammock and listen to the water lap up on shore! Come and enjoy northern Michigan at its finest.




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Member since: 2008

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 05/17/2017

Property Type

  • House
  • 2000 sq. ft.

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 10
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    25...moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 10

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Main floor bathroom: toilet, combination tub/shower

    ...moreless

  • Basement Bathroom- BRAND NEW 2017!: toilet, combination tub/shower

    ...moreless

  • Oversized bathroom in main level Brand new basement bathroom 2017 Don't forget OUTDOOR HOT WATER SHOWER!...moreless

Other Amenities

  • We have solid pine outdoor furniture and a new fabric hammock which faces Lake Michigan. OUTDOOR SHOWER ON THE PRIVATE 213 FOOT BEACH looking out at the lake! We have several different games: Rummikub, Catchphrase, Cribbage (with several sets of cards), Scrabble, Sorry! Candy Land, Trivia Pursuit, and a few others. ALSO WE HAVE FREE WIFI! Plus the fooseball table in basement rec room. We are VERY KID FRIENDLY! You may use all of our kiddie stuff-pack and play, high chair, strollers, toys....moreless

Entertainment

  • Books:

    Small collection of outdoorsy and local books...moreless

  • DVD Player
  • Foosball
  • Stereo:

    we have a Bluetooth for your use...moreless

  • Television:

    Large wall mounted flat screen...moreless

  • Toys:

    Kids Play Kitchen with food, Thomas Trains, Little Tykes Grand Dollhouse with accessories, puzzles, and books...moreless

  • Video Library:

    Seinfeld and Office boxed sets, several local historic videos, variety of comedy and drama, some kids selections ...moreless

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Library
  • Marina
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Water Parks
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

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

Location Type

  • Beach View
  • Beachfront
  • Lake View
  • Lakefront
  • Water View
  • Waterfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Parasailing
  • Sailing
  • Skiing
  • Snowmobiling
  • Swimming
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining:

    Eat in Kitchen island seats 4 Dining room table seats 8...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 12 people

General

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet:

    WE HAVE WIFI! included with the rental price...moreless

  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room:

    Board games and DVD library with cable tv. ...moreless

  • Parking:

    MAXIMUM OF 4 CARS AT ANYTIME. STRICT POLICY. ...moreless

  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Towels Provided:

    Bath towels provided but bring your own beach towels...moreless

  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove:

    Petoskey Stone Fireplace...moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker:

    YES ! We have the ever important coffee pot...moreless

  • Cooking Utensils:

    plenty of them! ...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    T Fal cookware all utensils and dishes provided...moreless

  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen:

    Including Coffee Pot, Kitchen Aid Mixer, Toaster, NINJA Blender, Crock Pot, Built in Microwave...moreless

  • Microwave:

    built in...moreless

  • Oven:

    gas with convection...moreless

  • Pantry Items:

    salt, pepper, coffee, filters, and few misc items ...moreless

  • Refrigerator:

    36"counter depth French door with drawer Freezer...moreless

  • Stove:

    gas with convection...moreless

  • Toaster:

    4 slot toaster...moreless

Outside

  • Deck / Patio:

    Deck facing Lake Michigan and another facing driveway. OUTDOOR HOT WATER SHOWER ON THE BEACH!!!!!...moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    We have Cornhole, a hammock, firepit, ladderball for your use...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    Weber Charcoal Grill, charcoal starter, and grill tools. Bring your own charcoal...moreless

 

Reviews

5
from 17 traveler reviews
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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Summer
Jun 2 - Sep 8, 2017
7 night min stay

$3,000
Fall/Winter/Spring
Sep 9 - Jun 2, 2018
3 night min stay
$250
$2,000

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

We require a $500 refundable reservation deposit which switches to a security deposit upon arrival. It is fully refundable pending checkout from cleaning person and will be returned within two weeks or departure.


Owner's cancellation policy:

100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.


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Location

40 Miles
Nearest Airport
Traverse City (TVC)
20 Miles
Nearest Golf
A Pleothora of courses!
8 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Weathervane

Car: Necessary

213 feet of Lake Michigan PRIVATE BEACH frontage all to yourself!

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2007

About the owner: We are a young family who loves Northern Michigan.

Why the Owner Chose Charlevoix, MI, USA:
We LOVE to spend time relaxing on the 'big lake' with family and friends. We have extensive family in the area and know it is the spot we want to be in when we retire. Nothing beats a sunset over Lake Michigan with your loved ones sitting beside you!

The Unique Benefits at this House:
BRAND NEW RENOVATION 2017! We have a gorgeous view of the lake including a wooded lot so you won't encounter many neighbors. We have made our home unique and comfortable by having a grill, solid pine patio furniture, outdoor beach shower, wifi, finished basement, and a large renovated bathroom for our guests. The close proximity to town is nice but also great to be away from it too.


Contact us

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 05/17/2017

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Photos

  • Amazing View from Kitchen/Dining/Living Room in the morning sun

    Amazing View from Kitchen/Dining/Living Room in the morning sun

  • Can you relax here? Bet you can..... So quiet, just the waves lapping the shore.

    Can you relax here? Bet you can..... So quiet, just the waves lapping the shore.

  • Petoskey Stone Fireplace

    Petoskey Stone Fireplace

  • Queen Bedroom facing Lake

    Queen Bedroom facing Lake

  • Queen Main Floor Bedroom

    Queen Main Floor Bedroom

  • Queen Upstairs Bedroom

    Queen Upstairs Bedroom

  • Our favorite activity. Water level varies year to year....

    Our favorite activity. Water level varies year to year....

  • Amazing sunsets EVERY NIGHT!

    Amazing sunsets EVERY NIGHT!

  • Think your kids will enjoy the Lake? They can play to their hearts content!

    Think your kids will enjoy the Lake? They can play to their hearts content!

  • Oversized Bathroom on Main Floor

    Oversized Bathroom on Main Floor

  • "Mid deck" is perfect for daytime use but especially for stargazing at night.

    "Mid deck" is perfect for daytime use but especially for stargazing at night.

  • Kite flying is easy with the almost constant breeze from Mother Nature

    Kite flying is easy with the almost constant breeze from Mother Nature

  • View of the home from the road "Our Piece of Paradise"

    View of the home from the road "Our Piece of Paradise"

  • Living Room

    Living Room

  • Sunsets every single night because we face West....

    Sunsets every single night because we face West....

  • Loft with View of Lake too

    Loft with View of Lake too

  • Queen Basement Bedroom

    Queen Basement Bedroom

  • Basement Rec Area with Full Bath

    Basement Rec Area with Full Bath

  • SAND! View of Beach from our new "mid deck" (halfway down the bluff)

    SAND! View of Beach from our new "mid deck" (halfway down the bluff)

  • Outdoor HOT water shower. Bald Eagle usually flies by around 9am! Amazing ...

    Outdoor HOT water shower. Bald Eagle usually flies by around 9am! Amazing ...

  • Oversized bathroom with towels- don't forget HOT water beach shower too!!!

    Oversized bathroom with towels- don't forget HOT water beach shower too!!!

  • Front deck faces the Lakeshore Drive

    Front deck faces the Lakeshore Drive

  • Baseball in the front yard. Making memories!

    Baseball in the front yard. Making memories!

  • Lots of wildlife around. Swans, eagles, owls, deer, fox, piliated woodpeckers...

    Lots of wildlife around. Swans, eagles, owls, deer, fox, piliated woodpeckers...

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This listing was first published here in 2008.

Date last modified - Monday, May 22, 2017

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