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Like New Luxury Home, Lake Leelanau, Outdoor Kitchen, HotTub, Pontoon

Bedrooms 4
Space 2,800 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights


About the property

Luxury Home, 4 Bedrooms , 3 baths, (Sleeps 8-10), lakefront outdoor kitchen

This family owned vacation home looks brand new inside and out. Recently decorated. This property is situated on 100 feet of lake frontage. The interior is breath taking with open family room, high cathedral ceilings, panoramic windows facing the lake with floor to ceiling fireplace.

The outdoor living at this home is incredible with a huge deck surrounded by flowers. The deck includes two dining room tables. You can enjoy yourself under an umbrella in a love seat or sofa chair or stretch out and get some sun in a lounger chair or the many deck chairs. A hot tub is located at the upper deck with views of the lake. The deck also has an outdoor kitchen with gas grill, gas burners, refrigerator, sink, large counter space with storage for food, utensils and beverages. The outdoor kitchen has five bar stools and two umbrellas if you want some shade. The deck also has an outdoor shower with warm water to rinse yourself off from the lake or get the sand off from the volleyball court.

There is a large separate deck for the fire pit providing an area to mingle around the fire. The sand volleyball court and sandy beach area provides a huge sandbox for the kids with sand toys available. There is also a brick walkway to the lake.

The vacation home has many premium features providing a luxurious vacation or get away on beautiful 20+ mile long Lake Leelanau. The home is available year-round with air conditioning. The property has a sandy beach and sandy lake bottom. Sand volley ball court near beach. The beach area has great swimming for kids or adults.

Lake Leelanau is an all sports lake for swimming, boating, water skiing, and great fishing for walleye and bass. You can take your boat to the towns of Lake Leelanau, Leland, or Cedar for excellent dining, sight-seeing or shopping or across the lake to a bar/restaurant. Gas service for your boat is available at three locations on the lake.

During the summer, we have a like new pontoon boat with 115 HP motor available for rent. In the winter, snowmobiles are available for rent. If you bring your own boat it can be tied to the dock. There is a public boat launch within a couple blocks from the home.

The architect that designed this home had lake views in mind from almost every room in the house. The open floor plan for the large family room, kitchen and dining room have three sets of windows/sliders providing a panoramic view of the lake and beach area. Glass around the east and west side allow both sunrise and sunset views. A beautiful fireplace and large screen high definition television is also part of the room features.

The home is about 100 feet from the water's edge. The home is about 1000 feet from the main road on 2+ acres of private property providing a nice environment for the kids away from traffic

The home has four bedrooms and sleeps up to ten. The master bedroom is large with a slider to the deck and has a king size bed, a HD TV, a large private bathroom with a walk in shower.

Two bedrooms have queen sized beds. The fourth bedroom also serves as a rec room. It is about 400 sf with two single beds (or put together for a king size bed), pull-out queen size sofa sleeper, HD 55 inch TV.

The kitchen is fully equipped with almost all small appliances, spices and utensils. There is a washer and dryer.

A basketball hoop is in the front of the house No Smoking. No Pets, local kennel is only 20 minutes away.

The waterfront cottage is just a short drive from Lake Michigan, Sleeping Bear Dunes National Park, Shopping at Glen Arbor, Leland, Lake Leelanau, Suttons Bay, Traverse City.

Golf is nearby at Sugar Loaf Golf, Manitou Passage, or the Leelanau Club (Bahles Farm). Two Casinos - Leelanau Sands Casino in Suttons Bay and Turtle Creek Casino in Williamsburg.

Many sightseeing opportunities throughout the entire county, more than 25 local wineries and many restaurants available in the area. Come in the fall for an incredible color tour.

Desktop computer provided with high speed internet access and wireless available.

Great get-away for family vacation, color tour, skiers, hunting, snowmobilers, fishermen, golf, shoppers, and gamblers.

Keywords: Year Round Newer Luxury Home - Lake Leelanau Near Traverse City

More Details

Larry Fleis
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
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Calendar last updated:
June 26, 2017

About Larry Fleis

My wife and I purchased this home in May 2011. It is gorgeous and we look forward to the day we can retire in the Lake Leelanau area. We get out as often as we can and rent the vacation homes at the other times. See our other vacation home listing on the vrbo site property number 169229.

Larry Fleis purchased this house in 2011

Why Larry Fleis chose Northwest

We love the area and plan to retire here. We love the lake and amenities in the area. The 20+ mile long lake has so many things you can do or places to visit on the lake.

What makes this house unique

All the things we like to do for our recreation are in the area, close by, or available on the water.


Cedar House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2800 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed ...
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beachfront ...
  • Lakefront ...
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Computer Available ...
  • Garage ...
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 8 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - master bath - toilet , shower , walk in shower, walk in closet, double sink
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , bathroom between bedrooms 2 and 3
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , Large spacious bedroom with major views of lake - HD TV
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , Bedroom faces lake with sliding door access to deck
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 4 - 2 twin/ single , 1 sleep sofa /futon , Large bedroom/rec room, sofa sleeper w/queen plus twin beds
  • Linens available for an extra charge.
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis ...
  • limited accessibility ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • marina
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • racquetball
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
25 wineries in the county, two Casinos within 30 minutes, three towns on lake can be reached by boat for shopping and restaurants, bar/restaurant across the lake, boat gas available on the lake at two locations, fire pit, beach, sand volleyball court on site near lake, basketball hoop, frisbee golf within 10 miles,


Exceptional! 5/5 -
(42 traveler reviews)

Like New Luxury Home, Lake Leelanau, Outdoor Kitchen, HotTub, Pontoon
average rating of 5.0 based on 42 reviews

A wonderful home!

  • 5 of 5

We found this home to be a perfect venue for a family vacation. We comfortably housed ten adults and an 18 month old great grandson. Everything you could possibly need was available and in great condition even items for the youngest. The home is beautiful, spotless and superbly maintained. The home owner was gracious and very accomodating through the whole process. We would definetly consider this rental for future family events.

  • Submitted: Jun 14, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great Place For a Family Getaway!

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed our recent stay at this property in May of 2017. The location was within reasonable driving distance to the sites we wanted to see (Sleeping Bear Dunes, Traverse City, Petoskey, and Mackinac Island) and it was a great place to relax and enjoy the amenities while we were there. All the rooms were very clean and everything was in working order. There were a couple of days in which we could not use the hot tub, but those were days we were site-seeing and the owner was very attentive to see that we enjoyed it on the days we just "hung out". We especially liked the fact that we felt very secluded from the surrounding areas, but with the knowledge we were close to the area attractions. We will definitely consider staying here again in the future and highly recommend this property as a vacation get away! (Larry - thank you very much!!).

  • Submitted: May 29, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nice place!

  • 5 of 5

My fiancée and I stayed 4 nights at this property with our friends and it was an overall great experience. The home was very clean inside and out. The backyard is awesome! It has a hot tub, full outdoor kitchen with 2 grills and a fire pit with tons of outdoor furniture to relax on. The house comfortably slept all 9 of us. Larry was very polite and helpful with the entire rental and we would definitely recommend staying here!

  • Submitted: May 21, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
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Great place all around!

  • 5 of 5

There were nine of us girls that stayed at the house over the weekend for my sisters bachelorette party. It was perfect. There was plenty of room for all of us, the house was very clean and equipped with everything that we needed. It was only a short 20-25 minute drive to downtown Traverse City as well. Larry was quick to respond to text messages when I had a few questions upon arrival to the house as well. Overall highly recommended and we are already looking in to booking a return trip! :)

  • Submitted: May 1, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Perfect in just about every way

  • 5 of 5

The house was amazing with just about every amenity imaginable. Location was perfect and private, and the backyard area is astonishing!

  • Submitted: Apr 12, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
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Not just a summer getaway.

  • 5 of 5

We booked this property for a ski weekend/New Years getaway and it didn't disappoint. The home which comfortably accommodated 10 guests provides many amenities and a convenient location to winter sport lovers. With a pond right out back skating and ice fishing are both options that were enjoyed, as well as only being 15 minutes away from the nearest ski hill. The owners have set up the rental in a way that guests will never go without. Hot tub and grill were a plus as well as fire place made for a nice ambiance.

  • Submitted: Jan 9, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
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Nearest Airport
15 Miles
Cherry Capital Airport, Traverse City
Nearest Barpub
4 Miles
Dicks Pour House, Lake Leelanau
Nearest Ferry
12 Miles
Leland, MI
Nearest Golf
8 Miles
Sugar Loaf Golf, Cedar
Nearest Train
15 Miles
Traverse City, MI
Nearest Motorway
4 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
4 Miles
Dicks Pour House, Lake Leelanau
Nearest Ski
10 Miles
Holiday Ski Resort, Traverse City
Nearest Beach
Lake Leelanau
Car: necessary

This home has the most incredible outdoor kitchen with natural gas grill, two burner stove, refrigerator and counter that seats five. Turtle Creek and Leelanau Sands Casinos nearby, over 30 local wineries, Voted The Most Beautiful Place in America by viewers of Good Morning America, the Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore is within 15 miles, Leland Fishtown, Northport Point, many local towns and villages for shopping, take the pontoon boat to various restaurants close to the lake, bar/restaurant across the lake, gas available in two locations on the lake, beach sand volleyball court and basketball hoop on-site, Frisbee golf within 10 miles


Rates & Availability

Cedar House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Prime Season - late June
Jun 23 2017 - Jun 29 2017
Changeover Day: Friday
7 night minimum stay
Prime Season
Jun 30 2017 - Aug 24 2017
Changeover Day: Friday
7 night minimum stay
Prime - late Aug
Aug 25 2017 - Aug 31 2017
Changeover Day: Friday
7 night minimum stay
Fall Colors/Wine Tours
Sep 2 2017 - Oct 26 2017
2 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Optional Linens/Towels $85 + Tax
Cleaning Fee $250 + Tax
Refundable damage deposit $500
Tax Rate 6.0%

Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed. A signed contract needs to be executed to complete the rental. Call on pricing of pontoon boat.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.
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