Upper Hamlin Lake All Seasons Cottage(51 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:2-7 nights
- Property type:Cottage
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:N/A
About the Property
Cottage, 1 Bedroom + Convertible bed(s), 1 Bath, (Sleeps 5)
Come enjoy our cottage nestled in the Manistee National Forest on the north shore, sunny side, of upper Hamlin Lake. The cottage is only 8 years old with like new furnishings and is very neat, CLEAN, and well maintained. You will enjoy a panoramic view of the entire upper lake and awesome sunsets over the dunes right from shore. Fishing is great right off the docks. Boating, swimming, skiing, hiking, wine tasting, and other fun activities are waiting just for you! There is also a shared lakeside firepit for your use. Lake Michigan is minutes away for an afternoon picnic or swim. Golfing at some of the state's finest courses is close by. Or, for those who like more physical activity, bring your bikes for riding on the miles of trails in the National Forest. If you prefer peace and quiet, bring a good book to read while sipping on your favorite beverage in a lounge chair by the lake! If you are looking for 2 cottages in close proximity, this cottage sleeps 2-4 and The Shadows 2 on Hamlin Lake sleeps 2 comfortably! (See separate VRBO listing #367496) Great for friends and/or families who like to vacation together but sleep/stay in different quarters. It all awaits you at The Shadows on Hamlin Lake. We live on the property, adjacent to this cottage which is approximately 200 feet from the waters edge. Effective January 1, 2016 this cottage will sleep 4, 16 years of age and older. PONTOON BOAT RENTAL AVAILABLE. CALL 231-852-0607 FOR DETAILS.
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Member since: 2009
- 725 sq. ft.
- Pets Not Allowed
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4, Beds for 2-4
- Queen size Beds (1) in bedroom
Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom
- Shower only. No tub. Very large bathroom.
- Dock and shared firepit.
- Away From It All
- Sports & Activities
- Tourist Attractions
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Live Theater
- Recreation Center
- Theme Parks
- Water Parks
- Winery Tours
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Gambling Casinos
- Horseback Riding
- Miniature Golf
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Cross Country Skiing
- Fly Fishing
- Freshwater Fishing
- Ice Skating
- Jet Skiing
- Mountain Biking
- Pier Fishing
- Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
- Water Skiing
- Water Tubing
- Dining Area
- Seating for 4 people
- Air Conditioning:
- Linens Provided:
- Living Room:
- Deck / Patio:
- Kayak / Canoe:
- Lawn / Garden:
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
May 19 - Jun 15, 2017
2 night min stay
2017 Peak Season
Jun 16 - Aug 31, 2017
7 night min stay
Changeover Day: Saturday
2017 Labor Day Weekend
Sep 1 - Sep 3, 2017
3 night min stay
Sep 4 - Dec 31, 2017
2 night min stay
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Refundable Damage Deposit $300
- Tax Rate 6%
Add 6% sales tax.Total damaged deposit due with rent deposit,returned within 2 weeks of vacating premises after satisfactory inspection for damage or excessive cleaning needed.
Owner's cancellation policy:
100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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Morrell Mushroom hunting, Little River Casino, snowshoeing, icefishing, 2 firepits.
Year Purchased: 1930
About the owner: I was raised on Hamlin Lake and have always loved it here. Our family came to the cottage for every family vacation, enjoying the wildlife, fishing, swimming, walks in the woods, climbing trees, feeding the swans, enjoying a glass of wine by the fire,and the list goes on and on. Now it is time to share this with others. We moved to the lake in 2000 and now live on the property year round. Your cottage is approximately 200' from the lakeshore.
Why the Owner Chose Free Soil, MI, USA:
Grandma and Grandpa wanted to get out of the City of Chicago in the 1930's. They summered on the North Shore of Upper Hamlin Lake several times and realized that this is where they wanted to live. When this property became available in the 1930's they jumped on it. We added the vacation rental in 2005, only beginning the rental of it in the spring of 2009.
The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
We enjoy watching the hummingbirds in the morning, sitting on the front porch with our cup of coffee. The lake always offers beauty and entertainment, whether it be fishing, boating, skiing, tubing, or just riding in the pontoon boat to the dunes. Living on the lake year round is awesome. All seasons are fun and exciting! Snowmobiling right out our backdoor....who could ask for more! We take our winter vacation in places where it is warm, but the sunsets never come close to the beautiful colors right here in Michigan. Icefishing, too, is great on Hamlin Lake!
- Primary: (231) 852-0607 (Michigan, USA)
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Relax by the lake
Living room queen pullout
Bathroom with clean 48" shower
Cottage from the lake
The Shadows on Hamlin Lake
View of lake, firepit, boat, and dock
Yard swing for 2 by the lake
22' Bennington pontoon boat w/70hp motor for rent.$200day/$800wk w/cottag
Snowmobile right up to your backdoor!
Icefishing village on the frozen lake
Kitchen/dining area. Twin pullout in Living room
Door to front porch, lakeside
Living Room with large window viewing lake
Private entrance off deck
Lakeside shared firepit
Interior bow of rental pontoon boat
Interior view of rental pontoon stern
Winter scene of the lake from the property
Beautiful winter sunset over the dunes from lakefront
This listing was first published here in 2009.
Date last modified - Monday, May 29, 2017
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