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Northern Michigan Lakefront Vacation Home

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Lake View


Last updated: 10/05/2016

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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Sleeps:10
  • Bedrooms:4
  • Bathrooms:2.5
  • Property type:House
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

About the Property

House, 4 Bedrooms, 2.5 Baths, (Sleeps 10)

Everything you need, to enjoy a vacation with family or friends. Beds for 10, music room with piano, glassed/screened porch with dining table to seat 10. Flower gardens, beautiful birds at the feeders. bonfire pit, picnic table, outdoor furniture.

The all sports lake has a sandy bottom, good for swimming. Private dock and a mooring for your boat. Two marinas nearby on the lake offer boat rentals. Crooked Lake is part of a chain of lakes which by boat lead to three all sport lakes and out to the Great Lakes.

30 minutes drive to Mackinaw City and the ferry to historic Mackinac Island. Nearby is Harbor Springs, Petoskey and the Bay View Music Festival.

Keywords: Crooked Lake, lakefront vacation home

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Member since: 2010

Speaks: english
Response time: Within a few days
Response Rate: 40%
Calendar last updated: 10/05/2016

Property Type

  • House

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only:

    May smoke outside. ...moreless

  • Pets Considered:

    Make prior arrangements for a pet. Must leave yard clean. $100 charge for pet waste left in the yard. ...moreless

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 10

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1


  • Bathroom 2


  • Bathroom 3: toilet

    downstairs bath has toilet and sink. ...moreless

  • 1 full bath upstairs has toilet, sink and tub. 1 Bath upstairs has toilet and sink. 1 Shower room upstairs. ...moreless


  • Books:

    Lots of good books on the book shelves. ...moreless

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player:

    Family room only. ...moreless

  • Music Library:

    Piano in music room. Piano music is available in music room. ...moreless

  • Satellite / Cable:

    Charter Communications provides Cable and WiFi service. ...moreless

  • Stereo
  • Television:

    Flat screen TV in family room TV in master bedroom TV in music room All on cable TV ...moreless

  • VCR
  • Video Library


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

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Boating
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Miniature Golf
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Lakefront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Rafting
  • Sailing
  • Skiing
  • Swimming
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing


  • Dining:

    Kitchen table seats 6. Porch table seats 10. ...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 10 people


  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer:

    Dryer provided ...moreless

  • Garage:

    Parking for 2 cars in detached garage. ...moreless

  • Gas Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    Hot water furnace heat. ...moreless

  • Internet:

    WiFi provided....moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    All bed linens provided All kitchen linens provided ...moreless

  • Living Room:

    Large picture windows provide view of the lake. Gas fireplace. Sofa, 3 chairs. ...moreless

  • Parking:

    2 cars can be parked in the garage. 2 cars can park in the driveway. ...moreless

  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:


  • Telephone:

    Bring your cell phone. There is no land line. ...moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    12 bath towels 12 hand towels 12 wash cloths....moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    Washer and dryer in laundry room. ...moreless


  • Coffee Maker:

    Supplied ...moreless

  • Cooking Utensils:

    Full supply of pots and pans. Slow cooker Outside gas barbeque ...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Service for 12 in dishes and flatware. ...moreless

  • Dishwasher:

    Kenmore dishwasher. ...moreless

  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    Full kitchen with all supplies for meal preparation and serving for 10. ...moreless

  • Microwave:

    Microwave provided ...moreless

  • Oven:

    Range has an oven ...moreless


  • Bicycles:

    Great bike path one block away. ...moreless

  • Boat:

    Owners boats are not included in rental. There is a mooring for your boat. Boat rentals at 2 nearby marinas on the lake. ...moreless

  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden:

    Flowers galore in the lake side rock garden and in the gardens on the street side. Both sun and shade in the yard. ...moreless



Write a review 4.5
from 4 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
My Standard Rate
7 night min stay


Additional information about rental rates



$300 refundable breakage deposit required to reserve the date.

$2400 per week to be paid in full 60 days prior to arrival.

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Owner info

Year Purchased: 1985

About the owner: My husband, Bob and I have enjoyed owning our vacation home since 1985. We brag about our four grown sons, our three daughters in law and our nine grandchildren. We are both professional musicians. I am a retired music director and organist at a Presbyterian church, now a freelance organist/director, and retired public school music teacher. My husband is retired from his business career, played percussion both classical and jazz. We both enjoy our vacation home and the most fun of all is having the family there with us.

Why the Owner Chose Oden, MI, USA:
We chose this location because we like Crooked Lake, swimming, boating and all that the area has to offer. We also enjoy the winter skiing, the summer concerts at the Bay View Music Festival just five miles away. There are lots of fine restaurants nearby and fun shopping in Harbor Springs, Petoskey and Charlevoix. Newly completed bike trail one block from the house.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Crooked lake is always a real pleasure. Swimming, boating or simply looking at it's beauty with the hills behind it, the sunrise in the morning, the waterfowl on the lake, and the colorful wind surfers. It is always interesting, always beautiful. A favorite is the one mile lighted walk along the lakeshore - just out the door.

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Speaks: english
Response time: Within a few days
Response Rate: 40%
Calendar last updated: 10/05/2016

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  • Lake View

    Lake View

  • Living Room

    Living Room

  • Dining Room

    Dining Room

  • Front of House

    Front of House

  • Kitchen


VRBO #297080

This listing was first published here in 2010.

Date last modified - Sunday, February 26, 2017

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