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Lake Superior Shangri-La - Private Beachfront - Awesome Views

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The main living room. Eating dinner next to the lake is always a pleasure.

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Last updated: 10/27/2016
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  • Minimum stay:2-3 nights
  • Sleeps:8
  • Bedrooms:2
  • Bathrooms:1
  • Property type:House
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Ask Manager
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

About the Property

Cottage, 2 Bedrooms + Sleeping Porch, 1 Bath, (Sleeps 4-8)

This unique property on Lake Superior is placed on a dune running straight up from the beach. It has an unrivaled and unique full 180 degree view featuring Marquette and glorious Lake Superior. A full kitchen, digital cable and WiFi round out the perfect location to enjoy everything the UP has to offer. Enjoy easy access to the beach for beach fires, swimming or boating with canoes or kayak as nearest boat launch is a few miles away.

The property has convenient access off of highway M-28. It has a casino nearby for those seeking some night time entertainment. Take advantage of the extensive UP trail systems with access across the highway.

Don't want to eat out? This location features a full kitchen with everything you need to get the job done. Want to barbeque? Then start the grill right in front of one of the best panoramas this part of the country has to offer.

There is one bedroom with two single beds. A bunk bed and laundry room is across the hall. Another carpeted room contain two more double beds. A pull out couch in the living rooms serves as another sleeping facility if needed. There is a pull out double bed on a large sofa. The other sofa is good for 1 person.


Marquette is conveniently located about 10 miles away. Explore the vibrant nightlife generated by Northern Michigan University or the friendly townies. Downtown features about 10 night time establishments all withing walking distance from each other in the beautiful historic section of town.

Going out on the town is not your thing? Then light a fire on the beach, and watch Marquette glisten like a jewel on the horizon as you have a perfect view of the lake and the surrounding area. All of the celestial wonders reveal themselves as night creeps in with no light pollution is around to spoil the view.

This part of the Upper Peninsula has it all. Hunting, Fishing, Boating and many local pastimes. And this location is prime for enjoying it all. Start making memories in the great UP on the Lake Superior shoreline!

Keywords: camp, house,beach,beachfront,lakefront,waterfront,sunsets
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Member since: 2011

Speaks: english
Response time: Within a few days
Response Rate: 70%
Calendar last updated: 10/27/2016

Property Type

  • House
  • 1350 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 6-8

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1

    ...moreless

  • Bath / Shower Toilet and Sink. Also has window. Cubby hole for towels and dirty laundry....moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Library
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Beach View:

    Exquisite view of Marquette MI....moreless

  • Beachfront:

    250 Feet of private Lake Superior beachfront....moreless

  • Lake View:

    Direct view of Lake from living room through several windows. Just high enough to take in the surrounding area....moreless

  • Lakefront:

    Prime lake front. Perfect sand. Better than any other place I have been. Sandy swimming in all directions. Frequent sand bars. BEWARE OF LARGE WAVES....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Snowmobiling
  • Surfing
  • Swimming

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Broadband Access:

    Through Internet...moreless

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace:

    Awesome gas fireplace. Kicks out a great deal of heat. Very cozy in the wintertime....moreless

  • Gas Fireplace:

    Nice even flame. Heating vents around fireplace which kicks out the heat....moreless

  • Heating:

    Electric heat + fireplace. Plenty to keep warm....moreless

  • Internet:

    You must be connected now-a-days....moreless

  • Linens Provided:

    Yes. Towels, Bed Sheets, everything you should need....moreless

  • Living Room:

    Ahhh.... Now this is the place to sit and contemplate. Large picture windows with the best vistas possible to look at....moreless

  • Parking:

    Can park 3 cars pretty easily. However, you have to come up carefully as we are so close to the lake. Hill leads up to parking slab + gravel place on side....moreless

  • Parking Off Street:

    Right next to the cabin....moreless

  • Telephone:

    Wall phone. We mostly stick to the cells....moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    Lot's of towels....moreless

  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet:

    Wireless router on cable modem....moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils:

    Most everything you need in a kitchen. Wine Openers, lots of silverware, many pots and pans, the usual....moreless

  • Kitchen:

    Full Stove, Microwave, Full Refrigerator/Freezer, Coffee Maker and all the dishes you will need. (Lots of them)...moreless

  • Microwave:

    Standard....moreless

Outside

  • Golf:

    About 4 miles away....moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    Sure. It's lake superior, so you need to be a bit careful....moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    Small lawn. We have played Croquet out here....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill
  • Ski & Snowboard:

    Marquette Mountain ski area is about 15 miles away....moreless

 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Winter (Negotiable)
Nov 1 - May 20, 2017
3 night min stay
$200
$1,050 $3,000
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$250

Rates are based on 4 guests; add $50 per night, per additional guest

* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Cleaning (Ret. if Clean) $100

Notes:

250$ to secure reservation. Refundable if cancelled within two weeks of reservation. Full payment required on arrival.


Manager'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: 10/27/2016
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Location

18 Miles
Nearest Airport
KI Sawyer International Airport
5 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Use the beach instead.
3 Miles
Nearest Golf
Public golf course right down the road.
5 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Brownstone in or Harvey downtown
12 Miles
Nearest Ski
Marquette Mountain (or whatever it's called now)
Chocolay charter Township, MI, USA
Nearest Beach
20 feet

Ideal place to take advantage of Lake Superior. Direct view of lake from living room. It's all about the lake. More like a home than a cabin or camp.

 

Manager info

Year Purchased: 1965

Why Chocolay charter Township, MI, USA:
It is absolutely stunning. It is so close to the lake that it transfixes you.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Lake Living at it's finest.


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Speaks: english
Response time: Within a few days
Response Rate: 70%
Calendar last updated: 10/27/2016

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Photos

  • The main living room.  Eating dinner next to the lake is always a pleasure.

    The main living room. Eating dinner next to the lake is always a pleasure.

  • Kitchen in the late afternoon.

    Kitchen in the late afternoon.

  • Winding down for the day.  Everything but ancient monitor included.

    Winding down for the day. Everything but ancient monitor included.

  • A morning walk on the beach before sunrise.

    A morning walk on the beach before sunrise.

  • The start of the show.  Lake Superior on a brisk sunny day.

    The start of the show. Lake Superior on a brisk sunny day.

  • Late in a winter day.  The ice barrier reef looks like a white surface of mars!

    Late in a winter day. The ice barrier reef looks like a white surface of mars!

  • Plenty of wood for fires on the beach.

    Plenty of wood for fires on the beach.

  • Another show of winter in the AM.  You can FEEL the lake when the waves crash.

    Another show of winter in the AM. You can FEEL the lake when the waves crash.

  • A full kitchen.

    A full kitchen.

  • The gas fireplace warms at night, once the cold winds over lake superior blow.

    The gas fireplace warms at night, once the cold winds over lake superior blow.

  • A typical summer sunset over Marquette.  Time to lite the fire on the beech.

    A typical summer sunset over Marquette. Time to lite the fire on the beech.

  • Bald eagles are most comfortable here.

    Bald eagles are most comfortable here.

  • Sunrise.  You never forget these mornings.  Makes you want to go to bed early.

    Sunrise. You never forget these mornings. Makes you want to go to bed early.

  • A beautiful sunset full of character.

    A beautiful sunset full of character.

  • The bathroom (shower / bath to left, not visible)

    The bathroom (shower / bath to left, not visible)

  • The master bedroom

    The master bedroom

  • You can feel the lake this close.  High enough to see it all.

    You can feel the lake this close. High enough to see it all.

  • More bedding.  There is a double mattress to the right out of the picture.

    More bedding. There is a double mattress to the right out of the picture.

  • An architectural triumph of driftwood make for a charming path to the lake.

    An architectural triumph of driftwood make for a charming path to the lake.

  • The colors of the lake in deep summer.

    The colors of the lake in deep summer.

  • Even somewhat overcast skies end in cheerful sunsets.

    Even somewhat overcast skies end in cheerful sunsets.

  • Sea Oats are rare.  Mostly sandy beach.  This year they were healthy in spring.

    Sea Oats are rare. Mostly sandy beach. This year they were healthy in spring.

  • The side of the house facing lake superior.

    The side of the house facing lake superior.

VRBO #377054

This listing was first published here in 2011.

Date last modified - Wednesday, November 30, 2016

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