Luxury Lakefront 2800 Sq/Ft Home Near Gaylord/Alpena - Aka, Papa Bear(18 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:3 nights
- Property type:House
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:No
About the Property
Luxury Lakefront Home 4BR, 3 Bathrooms, Free wireless Internet (up to 5 users)
This Non-Smoking home has lots of windows, vaulted wood ceilings, skylights, and an expansive view looking south at the lake and adjoining state land. It's a runner's and hiker's paradise - take the 'Forrest Gump Challenge' and claim a bottle of wine from the house collection if you can master it. Pontoon boat is available for a nominal fee (see below) and 3 Kayak's are included with the rental on this 'no-wake' lake, i.e., no Jet Ski's or fast boats.
Next to the 7000 acre Mackinaw State Park on Crooked Lake. Lake is over one and a half miles long with a beach at the far end. Great fishing.
Three other buildings are also located on the one acre lot including a two and a half car garage, a dog kennel, and a work shop. Also, a concrete half-court basketball area at the back of the garage.
Visit 3 very quaint towns in the area and close to all major Northern Michigan attractions, but without all the traffic!
As other renters have noted 'the pictures don't do it justice!' and 'almost too special to rent out!' Send an e-mail with your mailing address to receive a free CD with more pictures and information.
The house is limited to no more than 10 people.
Amenities and Activities: Amenities: 1. Three Kayaks included with rental.
2. Pontoon boat available for $500 a week, or $150 a weekend.
3. Washer and dryer.
4. HDTV 62' TV with Bose surround sound system.
5. Basketball court.
6. Jacuzzi tub in Master bathroom.
7. Exercise room.
8. Lakeside firepit.
9. Includes all linens, silverware, and pots & pans.
10. Three Satellite TV's including HBO.
Activities: Use the Kayaks to explore the various lakes and rivers in the area. Exercise room with a Trendmill, Nordic Track, heavy bag and weights. Four Bicycles are also included with the rental. Close to many great golf courses including the Garland Golf Resort and Elk Ridge. Elk Viewing tours nearby and hundreds of miles of hiking/snowmobile trails.
Area: Montmorency County has over 135,000 acres of public land and is the headwaters for the Great Thunder Bay River. Atlanta is the Elk capital of Michigan and has the largest herd of Elk east of the Mississippi - more than 800.
The house is 1 mile from Atlanta, 35 miles from Gaylord, and 35 miles to Alpena. MacKinaw Island is 1:15 hr/min north of the house.
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Member since: 2004
- 2800 sq. ft.
- Children Welcome
- Non Smoking Only
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm
- Wheelchair Inaccessible
Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 6-10
Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms
- CD Player
- DVD Player
- Games For Kids
- Satellite / Cable
- Video Library
- Away From It All
- Sports & Activities
- Winery Tours
- Bird Watching
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Lake View
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Freshwater Fishing
- Mountain Biking
- Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
- Child's Highchair
- Dining Area
- Seating for 8 people
- Activities Guide
- Air Conditioning
- Alarm Clock
- Basic Soaps
- Ceiling Fans
- Clothes Dryer
- Dialup Access
- Fitness Room / Equipment
- Hair Dryer
- Linens Provided
- Local Activities Guide
- Local Maps
- Local Restaurant Guide
- Paper Towels
- Toilet Paper
- Towels Provided
- Washing Machine
- Coffee Maker
- Cooking Utensils
- Pantry Items
- Beach Chairs
- Beach Towels
- Boat Dock
- Boat With Paddles
- Deck / Patio
- Kayak / Canoe
- Outdoor Grill
- Wood Deck
Pool / Spa
- Hot Tub
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
May 1 - Jan 31, 2018
3 night min stay
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Pet Fee $100
- Cleaning $80
$500 deposit require to hold dates.
Minimum 4 week cancellation notice required prior to dates
Year Round $1800/week (7 nights with one night free) or $300 per night
Holidays $300 per night
Since the cottage next door was recently purchase, up to 15 people can share both houses. Great for family reunions and a great discount if both houses are rented together! Two docks, two firepits, and both houses have HDTVs (read, awesome picture!) with HBO.
Additional rental cottage next door and a great discount when both are rented.
See other Atlanta listing 316149.
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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House facing the Lake
View from the Deck
Recent guest with a nice Pike caught from a Kayak!
Dining Room with Fireplace
Den and Stairs to Media, 3rd full bathroom, and Exercise room
Den and Circular Stairs to Media room
3rd Bathroom - 2
Forrest Gump Pictures
Workout room - 1
View of the Firepit, Dock and Pontoon
View from the Dock
View of the lake with a pointer to the home(s)
Kithcen and Dinning Room with Fire Place
Dinner Room, Kitchen, Den all with wood ceilings
Master Bathroom with Deep Jet Tub
3rd Bathroom - 1
Downstairs Media Room
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