If you're longing for a relaxing lakefront retreat, look no further than Charlevoix! Striking sunsets, incredible sand dunes, and the pristine Lake Michigan will be yours to enjoy when you stay at this 4-bedroom, 3-bathroom home for 8 complete with a fire pit. Witness Michigan's unparalleled sights no matter the season. Commonly known as ‘Charlevoix the Beautiful,’ this stunning destination is the perfect setting for a once-in-a-lifetime vacation!
-- THE PROPERTY --
Master Bedroom: King-sized Bed | Bedroom 2: Queen-sized Bed | Bedroom 3: Full-sized Bed | Bedroom 4: 2 Twin-sized Beds
With enough room to comfortably accommodate 8 guests throughout 2,600 square feet of beautifully decorated living space, this residence is a fantastic size for a large family or group of friends traveling together. Situated on 100 feet of Lake Michigan shoreline, you can enjoy the property's natural ambience while still having access to an abundance of luxurious amenities.
The gorgeous furnishings throughout the home create a cozy yet contemporary feel that's sure to take your breath away. You'll find all 4 bedrooms very inviting and tastefully decorated, ensuring a restful night's sleep before each day of Lake Michigan adventures.
If you're not out dining at one of the area's outstanding local restaurants, prepare a delicious meal in at home in the fully equipped kitchen, complete with granite countertops and stainless steel appliances.
Everyone in your traveling party will love spending time outside in the property's amazing backyard area, where you can admire the views of glistening Lake Michigan and make s'mores over the fire pit. During cooler days, take shelter in the spacious living room and relax in front of the cozy wood burning fireplace.
Additional conveniences include a generously-sized laundry room, free WiFi, flat-screen TV, and a gas grill.
-- THE LOCATION --
You won't have any trouble finding things to see and do here, as this property is surrounded by countless land and water activities, many of which are mere steps outside the front door! Take a morning hike through the sand dunes or the gorgeous trails of Fisherman Island State Park. Of course, Lake Michigan is right in your backyard, where you can spend your days boating, fishing or swimming.
In the winter, you can snowshoe or cross country ski right out the door. Downtown Charlevoix is just 10 minutes from the home, where you can browse unique boutiques and grab a bite to eat at a delectable cafe. Before you head back to the property, watch the sun set behind the lighthouse, painting the sky with a vibrant display of magnificent colors.
Enjoy a tour through the French Renaissance-style castle at Castle Farms, one of Michigan's most historic attractions and located just 10 minutes away. Take a 30-minute drive to the city of Petoskey, where you can further explore the history and charm of the area.
Make sure to stop by one of the local farms to pick fresh cherries and strawberries to use in a pie! In the winter months, head over to Boyne Mountain, only 40 minutes away, for premier skiing, snowshoeing and sledding.
-- THE EVOLVE DIFFERENCE --
Evolve Vacation Rental Network is on a mission to make vacation rental easy for guests. Every property in our network has been vetted and verified so you can book with confidence. If you have questions prior to your trip, we are happy to assist you 7 days a week. During your stay, your designated Guest Contact will be available 24/7 to help with any issues that may arise.
-- ADDITIONAL DETAILS --
Key Residence Features:
- Amenities include an outdoor fire pit, wood burning fireplace, fully equipped kitchen, in-unit washer/dryer, free WiFi, flat-screen TV, and much more
- Phenomenal location - situated on the shores of Lake Michigan (please note there are about 19 steps down to the water and this is not a sandy beach) and just 10 minutes from downtown Charlevoix and 40 minutes from Boyne Mountain or Boyne Highlands!
- Closest Commercial Airport - Cherry Capital Airport (~45 miles away)
-- POLICIES --
- No smoking
- No pets allowed
- Must be 25 years or older to book
- Please note this home has a STRICT maximum occupancy of 8. The property is flexible up to 10 if the additional 2 guests are children under 5.
- Additional fees and taxes may apply
*Please note that the water levels and appearance of the shoreline are subject to change on Lake Michigan