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Nicely Appointed Homestead condo tucked in Wooded Setting with Wifi

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 650 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 1 - 3 nights

Overview

About the property

1BR/1BA Condo, sleeps 4 (king size bed and fold-out sleeper sofa)

Everything 'up north' should be - Our condo is private, clean, comfortable, and conveniently located on the property of the Homestead Resort. This means you are just minutes from the beach, bike trail, groomed hiking and ski trails, and the ski village. Just down the road is Glen Arbor, Glen Lakes and the Sleeping Bear Dunes. Glen Arbor offers resort shopping and a choice of delightful restaurants. Spend an afternoon boating crystal clear Glen Lake or kayaking the Crystal River. A trip up north wouldn't be complete without the challenge of climbing the Sleeping Bear Dunes or a visit to 'fishtown,' Leland. The new Heritage trail is perfect for a bike ride. From our villa you are just a scenic drive to all the other Leelanau Peninsula treasures- orchards, vineyards, golf courses, horse trails, historic sites and casinos.

Come, Be Our Guests. Tucked in the northwoods, renters comment on how private, clean, and comfortable villa is. Easy 3-step entry welcomes you to relax in the great north woods. Start the morning with the birds and a cup of coffee on our wooden deck. After a walk through the woods, a day at the beach, a game of golf, or a drive around the peninsula visiting wineries, return to our air conditioned villa and relax in our jacuzzi tub. Visiting in the cooler months? Settle down to a fire in the fireplace and a good movie on the DVD player. Ready for bed, tuck yourself in to comfort in our king-size sleigh bed and dream about returning.

Located between the reception center and the ski village of the Homestead Resort, our villa is a short walk to Lake Michigan, the entrance to the Bay View trail, Cavanaugh's deli and Nonnie's restaurant.

Glen Arbor: Just 40 minutes east of Traverse City is the quaint town of Glen Arbor. Nestled on the shores of Lake Michigan, it's a destination spot in any season. Summer attracts Glen Lake & Lake Michigan boaters, sailors, hikers, dune climbers, cyclists and sun worshipers. The restaurants are open late luring you in with their fare. Some even have live nightly entertainment. The shop doors are open enticing you to buy everything from Cherry wine to carved cherry wood tables. Plan accordingly and you can catch an art, polka, or jazz festival. Fall brings a quietness to the town. It's a perfect time to take a color tour through the scenic hills, catch a game of golf, or walk through any number of groomed trails. Perhaps you'll spot a deer, porcupine, red fox, or raccoon. We have. Winter fun begins on the down-hill slopes or cross-country trails. When spring arrives, everyone celebrates by hunting Morrell mushrooms and spotting Trillium as they poke through the winter leaves. Come, be our guests.

Area Attractions: Come, discover all of the Leelanau Peninsula treasures with us. Be awed by the Sleeping Bear Dunes or Lake Michigan or marvel at the beauty of a wildflower growing along one of the many groomed hiking trails. Tucked throughout the peninsula are vineyards, wineries, golf courses, lakes and scenic lookouts. For the nostalgic is Leland, a turn-of-the century fish town still practicing its trade but expanded to welcome inquisitive visitors. Empire too boasts a maritime museum depicting the wrath and splendor of Lake Michigan travel. Why you can even find a home-made cheese shop and family drive-in theater. For the modern sophisticate is Traverse City, just east on M-72. North of TC is the casino at Peshawbeston. To the south is fine arts school at Interlochen which hosts local and international artists throughout the year. No matter where you go in the area, there is something to do and something to see. So come, be our guest and experience all that 'Up North' was meant to be.

More Details

Owner
Diedre Galardi
Member since: 2000
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
July 20, 2017

About Diedre Galardi

Private Owners

Diedre Galardi purchased this condo in 1999

Why Diedre Galardi chose Sleeping Bear Dunes

Outdoor setting and convenient location to so many 'up north' opportunities - hiking, boating, swimming, trails, skiing, horse back riding, fishing, dunes, vineyards, shops, restaurants.

What makes this condo unique

Limited steps for ease of access.

Amenities

Glen Arbor Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 1
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 650 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Resort
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Firewood
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Shampoo
  • Sofa Bed
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Fireplace ...
Kitchen:
  • 2 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Mini Refrigerator
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower
  • Separate shower/toilet room from the jacuzzi area Linens, toiletries and hair dryer provided
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
  • Comfy king-size bed. TV. Additional fold-out sleeper in living room.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Wood Deck
Suitability:
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Pool / Spa:
  • jetted tub
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • forests
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • parasailing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • ski lift privileges
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
We do not rent through the Homestead Resort and therefore do not have access to the resort pools nor the beach restaurant.

Reviews

Excellent! 4.5/5 -
(49 traveler reviews)

Nicely Appointed Homestead condo tucked in Wooded Setting with Wifi
average rating of 4.5102043 based on 49 reviews
5

The property was everything I expected and more!

  • 5 of 5

The property was clean, and welcoming. It included everything we needed and more. The owner was very responsive and helpful with any questions I had. It was a quiet, peaceful location. I would highly recommend this villa to everyone I know.

  • Submitted: Jul 8, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Homestead condo

  • 4 of 5

Nice & clean

  • Submitted: Jun 22, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
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4

Wonderful Time, Beautiful Area, Great Condo

  • 4 of 5

Just came off a wonderful long weekend in beautiful Glen Arbor. We biked the Heritage Trail, watched beautiful sunsets from the property's beach access and enjoyed the area's restaurants and shops, particularly Art's Tavern. Just a heads up; Art's has a separate food and drink menu depending if you eat inside or out. Regarding the condo, I have to start by saying that Deirdre is very responsive and easy to work with. Her condo is well decorated, comfortable and very clean. The heat pump came in handy as we ran it for a few hours in the evening to take the chill off. It works off of a remote so make sure to point it at the unit. We really had an enjoyable stay and would definitely return to the condo again.

  • Submitted: Jun 5, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
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5

Clean, nice resort

  • 5 of 5

Condo was great!

  • Submitted: May 28, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
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5

Villa was beautiful. Nicely decorated and very clean.

  • 5 of 5

Property was beautiful. Very scenic surroundings with many biking and walking trails.

  • Submitted: May 21, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
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5

Clean, Relaxing Condo Tucked Away in the Woods

  • 5 of 5

This is our second time staying here and it was just as great as the first. The condo is clean and makes you feel like your in a cabin, but with all the amendities of a condo. It has a fireplace and a jacuzzi tub for ultimate relaxation. We love it there!!

  • Submitted: Apr 11, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
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Map

Just east of Traverse Ctiy is the quaint town of Glen Arbor, home of the Homestead Resort. Tucked in the north wood shores of Lake Michigan, it is a perfect get-away destination in any season. Summer fun begins on the shores of Lake Michigan and extends through miles of groomed hiking trails woven throughout the peninsula. The rolling hills and dunes attract bikers and dune climbers from around the country. There is also boating, sailing, fishing, canoeing, and 'rump bumping.' The hills are gorgeous in the fall and salmon fishing exhilarating. Cozy up to the fireplace and plug in a DVD this winter after your fun on the slopes or trails. Then look forward to coming back in the spring to hunt Morell mushrooms and spot the Trillium poking through the winter leaves. Come, stay with us and enjoy all that 'up north' was meant to be.

If you are familiar with the Homestead resort, our villa is a South Village unit located between the reception center and the ski village.

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Rates & Availability

Glen Arbor Condo Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Summer
Jun 16 2017 - Aug 13 2017
1 night minimum stay
$199
From
$229
Fri,Sat
$1,400
 
 
Late Summer
Aug 14 2017 - Aug 31 2017
2 night minimum stay
$199
From
$229
Fri,Sat
$1,400
 
 
Labor Day weekend
Sep 1 2017 - Sep 4 2017
3 night minimum stay
$229
From
$229
Fri,Sat
 
 
Fall
Sep 5 2017 - Oct 31 2017
2 night minimum stay
$155
$925
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$175
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $40 + Tax
Tax Rate 8.5%

Holiday prices may vary. Please contact owner for holiday rates. There is a minimum stay of three nights on holiday stays. PayPal and personal checks accepted.
Cancellation Policy
A 25% deposit is required to hold your reservation. The balance or a cancellation is due 30 days prior to your stay. A cancellation after that time will require the following cancellation fees:20% of the total rental cost if between 22-30 days; 40% of total rental cost if between 11-21 days; 80% of total rental cost if 10 days or less. Any on-line charges incured will be charged back to the guest.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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