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Quiet, Private, Waterfront - Luxury on 125 Ft. of Suttons Bay

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Last updated: 01/10/2017
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  • Minimum stay:2-3 nights
  • Sleeps:2
  • Bedrooms:1
  • Bathrooms:1
  • Property type:Cottage
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

About the Property

Cottage, 1 Bedroom, 1 Bath, (Sleeps 2)

White Fence is a truly unique vacation property. The property is a compilation of restored circa 1900 farm buildings just one block south of one of the most quaint villages in the Upper Midwest. The Village of Suttons Bay has deluxe shopping, art galleries and good restaurants abound. White Fence is within walking distance of it all and centrally located for touring all of scenic Leelanau County and its multitude of wineries, fine restaurants, charming villages and the Sleeping Bear Dunes National Seashore Park.

White Fence is a small and quiet property which has been meticulously renovated. The guest suite is artfully done with privacy, quiet and magnificent views of the bay kept in mind. The grounds are beautifully landscaped with seating areas throughout including private decks on the beach. Night star gazing is memorable.

You will find specialty food items and beverages in your refrigerator when you arrive. But directly across the street from White Fence is a gourmet grocery store which specializes in local produce and houses an extensive wine selection where the sommelier can describe to you the award-winning local wines. There is an outdoor kitchen area at White Fence with a charcoal grill should you decide to cook and hot plate for sautéing and boiling.

Also directly across the street, is the Leelanau Trail, an extensive biking, walking and running trail. It offers miles of scenic enjoyment. In the winter months, the Trail is groomed for cross country skiing.

White Fence was opened for business on July 4th, 2010 and has been pleasing guests ever since.



Keywords: northern michigan, suttons bays, waterfront, luxury, beach, private, quiet,

Owner

Member since: 2010

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 01/10/2017

Property Type

  • Cottage

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Not Suitable For Children
  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2, Beds for 2

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

Entertainment

  • Books
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Restaurants
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Miniature Golf
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Lakefront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • Hunting
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Parasailing
  • Sailing
  • Skiing
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 2 people

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided
  • Wireless Internet:

    Free Wi Fi...moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Bicycles:

    Bike rentals very closeby. Excellent bike trail near White Fence....moreless

  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf:

    There are numerous great golf courses in the area....moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    Rentals available very nearby....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis:

    Free court in the village....moreless

 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Winter Season
Nov 1 - May 31, 2017
2 night min stay
$185
$1,200
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$295
$2,000

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Cleaning Fee $75

Notes:

Please contact owner regarding full rate info on all seasons and on all accomodations.

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Owner's cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking


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Location

Located in the heart of vineyards and cherry orchards and near the Sleeping Bear Dunes National Seashore.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2002

About the owner: We stumbled onto Northern Michigan in the mid-1970's and fell in love with the crystal-clear waters of the upper Great Lakes. The Caribbean-like colors range from deep navy blue to teal green and you can see the beautiful sand bottoms at 40 foot depths. We were hooked and vacationed here every year, then moved here full-time in 2002 when we bought White Fence. My architect husband spotted this property over 20 years ago and knew it had untapped potential. I am a photographer and will never run out of beautiful things to photograph in this area. It's a special place.

Why the Owner Chose Suttons Bay, MI, USA:
Leelanau County has so many beautiful vistas ranging from rural cherry orchards to vineyards to islands to seashores to cool villages we sometimes wonder why everyone doesn't live here. It is scenic in all four seasons. Springs brings the cherry blossoms, summer the cool clear air and joy of the water, fall a color array the would put Vermont to shame and winter is simply a wonderland. On top of that, the restaurants are spectacular.

The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
We pay unique attention to the small details that will make your stay special. The linens are cool to the touch. The tasty treats are unique. And the views can not be beat.


Contact us

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 01/10/2017

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Photos

  • White Fence

    White Fence

  • Carriage House Bedroom.

    Carriage House Bedroom.

  • Carriage House Living Room

    Carriage House Living Room

  • Carriage House living room.

    Carriage House living room.

  • View from a Carriage House patio.

    View from a Carriage House patio.

  • Taken from the beach at White Fence.

    Taken from the beach at White Fence.

  • Taken from the beach at White Fence.

    Taken from the beach at White Fence.

  • Taken from the beach at White Fence.

    Taken from the beach at White Fence.

  • Scenic drive through the farms of Leelanau Peninsula.

    Scenic drive through the farms of Leelanau Peninsula.

  • Scenic drive through the peninsula.

    Scenic drive through the peninsula.

  • Sleeping Bear Dunes National Seashore Park

    Sleeping Bear Dunes National Seashore Park

  • The bay in winter.

    The bay in winter.

  • White Fence at night.

    White Fence at night.

  • Carriage House bedroom looking out toward the living room.

    Carriage House bedroom looking out toward the living room.

  • Carriage House eating/bar area.

    Carriage House eating/bar area.

  • View from the eating area out to the lake.

    View from the eating area out to the lake.

  • Another Carriage House seating area.

    Another Carriage House seating area.

  • Local Lighthouse

    Local Lighthouse

  • Taken from the beach at White Fence.

    Taken from the beach at White Fence.

  • A most unusual rainbow. Photo taken from White Fence beach.

    A most unusual rainbow. Photo taken from White Fence beach.

  • Fall colors on Leelanau Peninsula.

    Fall colors on Leelanau Peninsula.

  • Taken from the beach at White Fence.

    Taken from the beach at White Fence.

  • White Fence in Winter.

    White Fence in Winter.

  • Winter in Leelanau County.

    Winter in Leelanau County.

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This listing was first published here in 2010.

Date last modified - Tuesday, January 17, 2017

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