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Beautiful Luxury Log Home Rental. Call Us First!!!

Sleeps12
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Space 2,500 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Top Shelf 3 BR 2 1/2 BA Cypress Log Home.

This property is right on the lakefront, with a spectacular panoramic view of 23-mile-long Lake Leelanau. The house is approximately 50 feet from the water's edge, with clean shallow swimming and a mostly sand bottom.

Very Low Bugs.

Home has a fully furnished kitchen with microwave, dishwasher, stove, and refrigerator. Wheelchair ramps available, lower bed and bath are handicap accessible. Dining area and living area with fireplace, internet TV, and BlueRay player, vaulted ceilings. There is a laundry room and spacious wrap-around deck overlooking the lake.

Lawn goes right to the waters edge.

This luxury log home is available for year-round rental. Enjoy summer water sports, MasterCraft Ski-boat, Pontoon boat are available for rent on site. Paved walking/biking trail just 1 mile away.

Sleeping arrangements are as follows: Sleeps 12

Note: For more than 12 occupants, additional charges may apply.

Top Level: two bedrooms including four queens

Main Level: one bedroom with one King.

Sleeper Sofa in Great room - Full

One set of bed sheets, per each bed, is included for each rental period.

Comforters, blankets, pillows and bath size towels are also provided.

Amenities: Free Long Distance & Hi-Speed Internet. Fireplace, Heat/Air Conditioning, Internet TV/ BlueRay, Full Kitchen, Microwave, Dishwasher, Refrigerator, Cooking Utensils and Dinnerware provided, Washer, Dryer, Gas-Grill (BBQ)

Activities: Enjoy summer water sports, Pontoon boat are available for rent on site. Paved walking/biking trail just 1 mile away.

Area: Log home is approximately 8 miles from Traverse City. Also approximately 25 miles from down hill ski resorts, and there is a bike / roller-blade trail, just 1 mile down the road.

Before July and after August the rate is $1600 per week.

July and August the cost is $4000 per week.

More Details

Owner
Patrick Richards
Member since: 2003
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
60%
Calendar last updated:
July 25, 2017

About Patrick Richards

This business, 'Margies Resort', has been our family owned business since 1941. The Log House was built in 2002.

Patrick Richards purchased this house in 2002

Why Patrick Richards chose Northwest

One of the premier locations on Lake Leelanau. Close to Traverse City, about a 15 minute drive.

What makes this house unique

Beautiful sunsets, and very few bugs.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Comment from our renters who stayed over the Labor Day holiday weekend:

"Just wanted to let you know we had a great time this weekend--

your place was perfect for us.

Thanks!"
Sep 2003
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Amenities

Traverse City House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2500 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: Flexible / Check-out: Flexible
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • pets considered
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Lake View
  • Lakefront
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Family
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Alarm Clock
  • Broadband Access
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Dialup Access
  • Fireplace
  • Free Long Distance
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • ISDN Access
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 12 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Master bathroom - toilet , shower , 2 sinks
    Up Stairs bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Half bathroom - toilet
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Master Bdrm - 1 king
    Upstairs Front Bdrm - 2 queen
    Great Rm pull out - 1 sleep sofa /futon
    Upstairs Back Bdrm - 2 queen
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Barbecue
  • Boat Dock
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Sand Box
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Wood Deck
  • 12 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • skiing
  • snorkeling
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(12 traveler reviews)

Beautiful Luxury Log Home Rental. Call Us First!!!
average rating of 5.0 based on 13 reviews
Flushing, MI
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Guestbook Comment

  • 5 of 5

The house was perfect. The weather was not. Though, I can think of no better place to be trapped indoors on a cold, rainy day. The Richards have truly thought of everything. The thoughtfully appointed, comfortable bedrooms were a great place to crash after a day of exploring the area's offerings (which are too many to describe here). There was even a built-in stereo system that got along well with my iPod! If you're lucky enough to find Margie's Resort vacant, don't hesitate! It's even better than their Website describes.

  • Submitted: Oct 18, 2004
  • Stayed: Sep 2004
  • Source: HomeAway
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Lovely home , close to the lake. Everything we needed was there. Near many places we wanted to visit

  • 5 of 5

This home was fully furnished and had everything we needed. While the weather wasn't great, we enjoyed games and puzzles the owners provided. The kitchen was well supplied for all types of cooking. There we ten of us, but we never felt crowded. Yard was well maintained and used the fire pit several evenings. Plenty of chairs to use outside. Close to the lake. Looking forward to coming again.

  • Submitted: Jul 1, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

LOVE IT!

  • 5 of 5

I fell in LOVE with this AMAZING house! It was perfect for our Mommas weekend away!

We will be back again next year!

  • Submitted: Jun 6, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Rochester Hills
5

Margie's Resort was perfect in every way for a long weekend get-a-way!

  • 5 of 5

The group of girls and I had a wonderful time celebrating my sister's upcoming wedding during our stay at Margie's Resort on Lake Leelanau. The place was beautiful, clean, and had everything we needed to make our stay amazing! We will definitely be renting from Pat in the future.

  • Submitted: May 21, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Warren, MI
5

Rustic cabin with modern essentials

  • 5 of 5

We loved our stay at Margies Cabin. It was beautifully decorated on the inside and had all the modern necessities needed. The view from the back porch is amazing, all lake leelanau. There is a fire pit available and lots of seating on the back porch. The cabin was very clean and comfortable and it was an overall great stay.

  • Submitted: May 7, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the great review. You were great tenants, and I would recommend you to stay anywhere. You left the place very nice. Hope to see you again. Patrick
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Wondeful

  • 5 of 5

We booked this house for a girls weekend getaway and we are so happy we did. Super clean, comfortable, and roomy. We had 7 adults and there was still room for 3 more.

Kitchen is spacious and we'll equipped. Views are gorgeous!! I would book this place again and again.

  • Submitted: Dec 4, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks, love to have you up again.
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Map

Nearest Airport
10 Miles
Traverse City, MI 49684
Nearest Barpub
4 Miles
Dockside
Nearest Ferry
115 Miles
Ludington, mi
Nearest Golf
10 Miles
Sugarloaf
Nearest Restaurant
8 Miles
Apache trout grill
Nearest Ski
40 Miles
Chrystal Mtn.
Nearest Beach
8 Miles
Good Harbor
Car: necessary

We are in the heart of Leelanau County. You can go North and/or West for a quaint village atmosphere, or South and/or East for Shopping and more urban activities.

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Rates & Availability

Traverse City House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
Convert Currency
Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
On-Seasom
Jul 1 2017 - Aug 19 2017
7 night minimum stay
$4,000
 
 
Nightly Rate
Jul 7 2018 - Jul 7 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
2 night minimum stay
$580
$1,600
$6,000
 
 
Nightly Rate
Jul 8 2018 - Jul 8 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
2 night minimum stay
$580
$1,600
$6,000
 
 
My Standard Rate

Changeover Day: Saturday
2 night minimum stay
$320
$1,600
$6,000
 

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $100
Tax Rate 6.0%

$1600- 4000 + /Week
Cleaning Fee $50 for less than one week.
A 6% Tax is added to every reservation.
$1000.00 Deposit is non-refundable if canceled within 90 days of reservation.
Balance DUE two weeks prior to check in. We accept Personal Checks, Cashiers Check or Money Order
All Weeks are Saturday PM (check-in 3PM) to Saturday AM (check-out 11AM).
Reservations are confirmed via US mail.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
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