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Last updated: 07/19/2016
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  • Minimum stay:1-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Drive up & park for the week! 1/2 block from the sandy beaches of Grand Traverse Bay/Lake Michigan and the same distance from downtown Elk Rapids.

We invite you to stay at our very well appointed home. No amenity has been withheld. Our home has been updated throughout and includes a remodeled kitchen and all new furnishings.

Return from the beach or courts & take an outdoor shower, read a book on the front porch or watch a movie on the flat screen TV. Multiple areas to gather with family and friends to reminisce about the day at the beach, shopping, sailing or golfing, while watching the stars.

The Arts & Crafts style home was built in 1919 and has all the character of that style. 10' ceilings, built in bookcases and wood floors downstairs & carpet upstairs. Decorated in a combination of antique and contemporary/rustic furnishings it is ready to walk into and start relaxing. Bring your iPod, iPad, iPhone to enjoy your music on the tower stereo system.

The kitchen has every amenity needed for picnic lunches or gourmet dinners cooked either indoor or outdoor. There is a large dining area and spacious family room which make it a perfect vacation spot for 6 to 8 people. There are four bedrooms; two with queen beds, one with a double bed, & one room with two twin beds. The home also has two full sized bathrooms.

Our home is within easy walking distance for kids to run to the ice cream store or pizza shop. Elk Rapids is the perfect spot for families to enjoy the summer or couples to gather and dine in excellent restaurants in both Elk Rapids & Traverse City. (15 miles).

We also have a variety of bikes for you to use, beach towels and beach chairs as well as indoor games and wide selection of dvd's for your enjoyment. We also have a separate ice machine for those cool summer drinks.

Keywords: Quiet, 1/2 Block, Traverse St, Beach, Renovated

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Property Type

  • House
  • 1550 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Catering Available

Suitability

  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

    Downstairs...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 double

    Downstairs...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 1 queen

    Upstairs...moreless

  • Bedroom 4: 2 twin/ single

    Upstairs...moreless

  • Queen size Beds (2), Double Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (2)

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower, jetted tub

    Downstairs...moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower

    Upstairs...moreless

  • Outdoor shower is a swimsuit shower. Users must be in swimsuit when using this shower....moreless

Other Amenities

  • Separate ice maker No fires allowed on property!

Entertainment

  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Video Library

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Marina
  • Playground
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Massage Therapist

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Boating
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Village:

    Home is half a block from downtown ER...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Pier Fishing
  • Sailing
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people

General

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill

Pool / Spa

  • Jetted Tub
 

Reviews

Write a review 4.9
from 12 traveler reviews
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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Summer
Jun 3 - Sep 9, 2017
7 night min stay

$2,200

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

Saturday to Saturday Summer Season, Maximum occupancy 8 people.

Summer season:

$2,200 per week

Fourth of July $2,400 per week

Harbor Days $2,600 per week

Before Memorial Day and after Labor Day 3 night minimum stay at $315.00 per night.

50% deposit upon booking. Remaining balance due 30 days before arrival. $400.00 security deposit due 30 days prior to arrival. Loss of deposit if cancelled 60 days or less before arrival date if home cannot be rented for reserved period.


Owner's cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking


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Last updated: 07/19/2016
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Location

20 Miles
Nearest Airport
Traverse City
Elk Rapids, MI, USA
Nearest Barpub
Towne Club
45 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Ludington
4 Miles
Nearest Golf
Elk Rapids Public
1 Miles
Nearest Motorway
US 31
30 Miles
Nearest Ski
Boyne or Schuss
Elk Rapids, MI, USA
Nearest Beach
Elk Rapids
 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2011

Why the Owner Chose Elk Rapids, MI, USA:
We have vacationed in Elk Rapids for many years and have enjoyed renting other VRBO homes and are excited to share our new home. We hope you will enjoy your time with family and friends, the amazing Michigan seasons and being so close to a quaint town and beautiful Lake Michigan. All things that we love about ER.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Proximity to beach, shops, restaurants, boating and the famous Elk Rapids river chute.


Contact us

Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • View of the house from Traverse St.

    View of the house from Traverse St.

  • Not a 'cottage' kitchen!

    Not a 'cottage' kitchen!

  • Looking through family & dining rooms toward kitchen.

    Looking through family & dining rooms toward kitchen.

  • View of family area from dining room.

    View of family area from dining room.

  • Continue your day, reading on the front porch.

    Continue your day, reading on the front porch.

  • Master bedroom with ceiling fan and large closet.

    Master bedroom with ceiling fan and large closet.

  • Queen bedroom upstairs.

    Queen bedroom upstairs.

  • Upstairs twin bedroom

    Upstairs twin bedroom

  • Elk Rapids, MI

    Elk Rapids, MI

  • Early evening over the bay.

    Early evening over the bay.

  • Perennial flower beds surround the house and yards.

    Perennial flower beds surround the house and yards.

  • Backyard, outdoor shower & patio/grill area.

    Backyard, outdoor shower & patio/grill area.

  • Kitchen view looking through dining & into family room.

    Kitchen view looking through dining & into family room.

  • Dining & cards for eight!

    Dining & cards for eight!

  • Flat screen TV & iPod/MP3 audio system.

    Flat screen TV & iPod/MP3 audio system.

  • Days end

    Days end

  • Double bedroom downstairs w/ ceiling fan.

    Double bedroom downstairs w/ ceiling fan.

  • Upstairs hall & full bath.

    Upstairs hall & full bath.

  • Bridge to the library is steps from the back door.

    Bridge to the library is steps from the back door.

  • Multi speed bikes for your use.

    Multi speed bikes for your use.

  • North reading porch. Facing backyard.

    North reading porch. Facing backyard.

VRBO #386363

This listing was first published here in 2011.

Date last modified - Thursday, July 21, 2016

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  • Bathrooms
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  • Calendar last updated 07/19/2016

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