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Immaculate 9 Bedroom Beachfront Home on Grand Traverse Bay Sleeps 24

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Last updated: 11/01/2016
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  • Minimum stay:1-7 nights
  • Sleeps:24
  • Bedrooms:9
  • Bathrooms:4
  • Property type:House
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

The entrance to this newer 3,000 square foot home is in a private wooded setting. Out the back door, it is a short walk across the lawn to the sandy beach and the water. Two decks, a screened porch, a large hot tub and ample windows allow one to enjoy the spectacular views. Dock or launch your boat at the small marina next door. This well appointed home comfortably accommodates 18-24 guests and is perfect for family reunions & large groups. The Master Bedroom suite includes a private bath with whirlpool tub. The private family suite has 2 Bedrooms & 1 Bath. There are nine bedrooms total and four tile baths. The large Greatroom, Gameroom and Screened porch provide indoor common areas for your guests. If only eight of the nine bedrooms are needed, a den on the first floor offers 'get away' space. Each of the bedrooms has its own unique character and has a cozy corner for reading or contemplation. High-speed wireless Internet. Enjoy the fully equipped gourmet kitchen.


Amenities: Bed linens, bath towels & kitchen towels are provided at no extra charge. Enjoy the fully equipped Gourmet Kitchen with a Dishwasher, Microwave, Blender, Toaster, Coffee Maker, Espresso Maker, Electric Griddle, Ice Maker, Mixer, & Sharp Knives. Other amenities include: a large Hot Tub with a view of the bay (not available in winter), a Gas Fireplace, Washer/dryer, Central Air Conditioning, Ceiling Fans in every room, a large Library, Board Games & Puzzles, Gas Grill, Fire Pit, Wireless Internet, Phones, Satellite TV, VCR, DVD & CD Player with Surround Sound in the Greatroom, two additional TV's with VCR's. Dock your boat in our slip at the small marina next door. Kayaks, Floats, several pairs of Snowshoes, and much, much more........... Please visit our website for more detail and pictures.

BR B Activities: /B BR Fishing, golf courses, downhill skiing, cross country skiing, snowmobiling, Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore, Leelenau State Parks, Lake Michigan beaches, wine tasting at one of the area’s world renowned vineyards, Traverse City, Suttons Bay, Northport, Leland, Glen Arbor, Interlochen (Arts Festival), Leelanau Sands Casino. Please visit our website for more detail and pictures.

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Owner

Member since: 2003

Speaks: english
Response time: Within a few days
Response Rate: 70%
Calendar last updated: 11/01/2016

Property Type

  • House
  • 3000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Children Welcome:

    2 cribs and a pack n play...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 9 Bedrooms, Sleeps 24, Beds for 24

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

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  • Bedroom 3: 2 twin/ single

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  • Bedroom 4: 2 twin/ single

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  • Bedroom 5: 1 double, 2 twin/ single

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  • Bedroom 6: 1 queen

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  • Bedroom 7: 1 double, 1 twin/ single

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  • Bedroom 8: 1 queen

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  • Bedroom 9: 1 sleep sofa /futon

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  • The Master Bedroom suite includes a private bath with whirlpool tub. The private family suite has 2 bedrooms & a bath. There are nine bedrooms total and four tile baths. Each of the bedrooms has its own unique character and has a cozy corner for reading or contemplation....moreless

Bathrooms: 4 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower, jetted tub

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  • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower

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  • Bathroom 3: toilet, shower

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  • Bathroom 4: toilet, combination tub/shower

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  • All are tile baths.

Entertainment

  • Books
  • Books For Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Foosball
  • Game Room
  • Games
  • Games For Kids
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Video Library

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Family

Attractions

  • Autumn Foliage
  • Bay/Sound
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Forests
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Theme Parks
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Laundromat
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Horseback Riding
  • Miniature Golf
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Paddle Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Beach
  • Beachfront
  • Lake
  • Lakefront
  • Waterfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Ice Skating
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Parasailing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Rafting
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Skiing
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Snowmobiling
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 16 people

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Firewood
  • Free Long Distance
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided:

    We also provide laundry detergent, soap and paper products to get you started....moreless

  • Living Room
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking On Street
  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone:

    (4)...moreless

  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Water Cooler
  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils:

    dishes & utensils for 24...moreless

  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Beach Chairs
  • Boat Dock
  • Boat With Paddles
  • Deck / Patio:

    (2)...moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Raft
  • Screen Porch / Veranda
  • Terrace
  • Wood Deck

Pool / Spa

  • Hot Tub
  • Jacuzzi
  • Outdoor Hot Tub
  • Whirlpool
  • Whirlpool
  • Jetted Tub
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Off Season
Sep 4 - Jun 15, 2017
2 night min stay
$700
June Shoulder 2017
Jun 17 - Jun 30, 2017
7 night min stay

$6,300
Summer 2017
Jul 1 - Aug 18, 2017
7 night min stay

$7,800
August Shoulder 2017
Aug 19 - Sep 4, 2017
7 night min stay

$6,300

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $400
  • Tax Rate 6%

Notes:

From $700/Night

6% Michigan sales tax

No additional fees for linens or cleaning

September - May: $700-$1,000/night

2 nights minimum Holidays: 3 nights minimum

Summer Weeks: $5,900-$8,300/week

(One week minimum Saturday-Saturday)

Damage Deposit varies based on length of stay.

1/2 of the rent to reserve and the second half plus tax is due 30 days prior to arrival.


Owner's cancellation policy:

50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.

100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.


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Last updated: 11/01/2016
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Location

Car: Necessary

Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore, Leelenau State Parks, Lake Michigan beaches, Wine Tasting at one of the areaGÇÖs world renowned vineyards, Traverse City, Suttons Bay, Northport, Leland, Glen Arbor, Interlochen (Arts Festival), Leelanau Sands Casino

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 1999

About the owner: My family lives in Ann Arbor Michigan. We have three children, the youngest of whom is 21.

Why the Owner Chose Grand Traverse Bay, Traverse City, MI, USA:
We began renting vacation homes in Northern Michigan in the 1980's. It was always a 'shot in the dark' renting homes sight unseen. When we discovered our property in the early 1990's we knew we had found somewhere we could return to every summer. Our three children could swim in the bay which is shallow for quite a ways. We loved tubing and snorkeling in the crystal clear water. There were plenty of 'critters' for the kids to study and catch. The Leelanau peninsula is absolutely beautiful and there are many activities close by. In 1999, when the owner of the property who lives next door offered to sell it to us, we couldn't refuse. We purchased the property in 1999, removed the old cottage and built the new house in 2000. We enjoy getting together with our extended families for reunions so we built Roby's Retreat with family reunions in mind.


Contact us

Speaks: english
Response time: Within a few days
Response Rate: 70%
Calendar last updated: 11/01/2016

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Photos

  • Wooded entry to the house, screened porch on the left.

    Wooded entry to the house, screened porch on the left.

  • Deck

    Deck

  • Entry

    Entry

  • Kitchen

    Kitchen

  • Screened Porch

    Screened Porch

  • Winter is Beautiful

    Winter is Beautiful

  • Small Marina Next Door at Sunset

    Small Marina Next Door at Sunset

  • Front entrance looking into Great Room

    Front entrance looking into Great Room

  • Great Room with Dining area and Kitchen in background

    Great Room with Dining area and Kitchen in background

  • Sunrise

    Sunrise

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This listing was first published here in 2003.

Date last modified - Thursday, December 01, 2016

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Grand Traverse Bay, Traverse City, MI, USA #308563ha

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