The Yellow House at Evans Lake in Michigan's Beautiful Irish Hills(15 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:2-4 nights
- Property type:House
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:N/A
About the Property
6 Bedrooms, 3.5 Bathrooms, Sleeps 16 With Lake Views From Nearly Every Room!
The Yellow House features the kitchen, dining, and great room in a large open floor plan; with 6 bedrooms, 2 family rooms, a loft overlooking the great room, and 3.5 bathrooms. Situated on a beautiful park-like large yard on Evans Lake; there are breathtaking views from every room! There is outdoor living space with three decks to enjoy the lake views and a covered front porch. There is parking for up to 8 vehicles and/or trailers.
Sleeps 16 comfortably.
Two bedrooms downstairs with a queen size bed in each room. These bedrooms are just down the hall from a 'senior' friendly bathroom (grab bars in the shower/tub).
Four bedrooms upstairs. The first bedroom has a queen size bed, the second bedroom has a queen size bed and two sets of bunk beds, the third bedroom has a queen size bed, and the fourth bedroom has two twin beds. The upstairs family room has two day beds. All linens and towels are included. Also included are laundry soap, hand soap, toilet paper, tissue, dish soap, and paper towel.
Evans Lake is a clean, all sports, great fishing, and all fun lake. There is a large yard with a volleyball net, swimming platform, dock, lakeside paver patio with fire pit, deck with gas grill, and sandy beach perfect for the little ones. A 16 passenger pontoon boat, 2 kayaks, and peddle boat are included.
The Yellow House is not just for summer! We offer weekend autumn, winter, and spring special rates. Need a bigger place for your holiday gathering? Guys - want to do a fishing or golf weekend? There are plenty of area golf courses. Ice fishing is also popular on Evans Lake. Gals - need a weekend away? The Irish Hills has wineries, antique shops, spas, and quaint historic small town shops.
The Yellow House was reconstructed in 2007. We believe it is the best lake home in Irish Hills! It is perfect for your multi-generational family getaway!
CAN ACCOMMODATE UP TO 22 WITH RENTING THE LITTLE WILLOW COTTAGE NEXT DOOR!.
Member since: 2013
- 3200 sq. ft.
- Max. occupancy 16
- Children Welcome
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
Bedrooms: 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 16, Beds for 16
Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom
- All towels are included.
- DVD Player
- Music Library
- Satellite / Cable
- Away From It All
- Sports & Activities
- Autumn Foliage
- Botanical Garden
- Recreation Center
- Winery Tours
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Paddle Boating
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Lake View:
- Water View:
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Freshwater Fishing
- Ice Skating
- Jet Skiing
- Roller Blading
- Water Skiing
- Water Tubing
- Dining Area
- Seating for 16 people
- Air Conditioning:
- Clothes Dryer:
- Hair Dryer
- Linens Provided
- Living Room:
- Coffee Maker:
- Dishes & Utensils
- Deck / Patio:
- Kayak / Canoe:
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Oct 3 - Apr 30, 2017
2 night min stay
May 30 - Jun 15, 2017
4 night min stay
Sep 5 - Sep 30, 2017
2 night min stay
My Standard Rate
4 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Refundable Damage Deposit $600
- Taxes Not included
The Yellow House rents for 7 nights during the core summer months from Sunday to Sunday.
A signed rental agreement and $600 security deposit is required to reserve.
Payment made by check only.
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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The Yellow House at Evans Lake in Michigan's beautiful Irish Hills. Located within an hours drive from Toledo and Detroit near Brooklyn the home of Michigan International Speedway.
Year Purchased: 2005
About the owner: We lived in the Irish Hills when we first got married in the early 90's. In 1999, career opportunities moved us away from the area. In 2005, we jumped at the opportunity to purchase a second home on one of the nicest lakes in the area.
Why the Owner Chose Tipton, MI, USA:
This property is large for a lake front property with mature trees and great lake views. We reconstructed a small cottage into The Yellow House in 2008.
The Unique Benefits at this House:
One our favorite things to do is sit under the maple tree, drinking a tall cool one while watching the lake activity! Of course, that's when we are not tubing, skiing, swimming, wake boarding, or fishing ourselves! There is a porch swing that greets you when you arrive and many other little cozy areas around the yard. Mornings are a wonderful time at The Yellow House. If you are a morning person, you will love enjoying a cup of coffee on the deck watching the sun rise, wildlife starting their day, and the early morning fisherman reeling in their catches! During the day, there is a yard big enough for lots of activities, including volleyball! There are kayaks, a peddle boat, and a swimming platform to enjoy the lake! And a wonderful beach front to play in. You can fish right from the dock! The Yellow House includes a pontoon boat. After dinner, you will see the 'parade' of pontoons from around the lake doing their evening cruise. It takes about an hour to go around the lake and is a perfect way to wined down the day. At night, the paver patio with fire pit is the way to end the day. Telling campfire stories and roasting marsh mellows is a classic.
Links to more information:
The Yellow House! Large windows for great views of Evans Lake!
A view from under the maple. Fun on the yellow swim platform!
Evans Lake is an all sports lake.
Lake side paver patio with fire pit.
Fourth of July pontoon boat parade. Every 4th of July at noon on Evans Lake.
Deck with gas grill. Relax!
Downstairs 'senior' friendly bathroom.
Downstairs queen bedroom #2.
Bunk room. Two sets of bunk beds and a queen bed.
Twin beds upstairs.
Dawn on Evans Lake. Beautiful way to start the day!
The Yellow House. A view from the road.
This 15' bass caught right from the dock.
Volleyball in the large yard.
A view of The Yellow House from the middle of Evans Lake.
Rainbow over Evans Lake.
Downstairs queen bedroom #1.
Upstairs large bedroom with queen bed.
Queen size bed upstairs.
Two day beds.
From the end of the dock
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