Beautiful Sunsets Over the All Sport's, Quiet Crawford Lake. Year Round Rental!(15 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:2-7 nights
- Property type:House
- Pets considered:Yes
- Wheel chair accessible:N/A
About the Property
House, 3 Bedrooms, 1.5 Baths, (Sleeps 8) lake front
Our cottage is centrally located with Traverse City, Torch Lake ,Boyne City and Schuss Mtn. and Shanty Creek all within a half an hour. We are located six miles east of downtown Kalkaska. There are many opportunities for Up North adventure, such as visiting Mackinac Island, Petoskey ,Charlevoix, and Indian River. For the golfers there are three golf courses within five miles of our lake house. For the snowmobile-rs and ATV enthusiasts, you can literally take off from our lake house to join up with the main riding trails!! not to mention mountain bike, hike etc. Early morning walks around the lake are a personal favorite,the wild life and scenery are simply beautiful. If your lucky you will also see the Bald Eagles that nest on the south end of the lake! Our lake house comfortably sleeps 8 people.There are 3 bedrooms plus a queen sofa sleeper in the living room.Two of the bedrooms have a queen bed, and the 3rd has 2 trundle beds. There are two bathrooms-one full bath with tub and shower and the half bath is located right off the laundry room at the back entrance. The living room has two fireplaces as well! You will enjoy roasting hot-dogs or S'mores over an open fire in one of our two fire pitts. There is also a covered patio complete with gas-grill and prep table off the kitchen entrance!! We hope to make your vacation a wonderful,relaxing and memorable experience. Sincerely, Rick & Teresa
Keywords: Ranch 3 bedroom bath and a half lake front.
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Member since: 2012
- Max. occupancy 8
- Minimum Age Limit For Renters:
- Children Welcome
- Non Smoking Only
We love dogs and are glad to have them as guests too! However, they must be completely potty trained well behaved,and friendly. They also must be supervised and or be on a leash at all times! PLEASE! NO DOGS on the furniture or beds. Also if you go for a day trip, please take your friend with you or make proper arrangements for their care. There is to be no pets left unattended in the house! They also may NOT be left on a leash/chain while you are away. The neighbors frown upon this, as barking can be annoying!! Please pick up after your friend goes potty.It's only right don't you agree!!...moreless
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8
Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom, 1 Half Bathroom
- Doublewide T shaped dock with hook ups. 125 feet of lake frontage. Only two doors down from the public access and boat launch. Complete new entertainment center. Two firepitts and complete deck furniture for your outdoor dining, entertainment and relaxation as you look out over the lake,complete with outdoor speaker system for your musical enjoyment!...moreless
- Music Library:
- Satellite / Cable:
- Away From It All
- Sports & Activities
- Tourist Attractions
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Recreation Center
- Water Parks
- Winery Tours
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Gambling Casinos
- Horseback Riding
- Miniature Golf
- Outlet Shopping
- Paddle Boating
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
- Lake View
- Water View
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Cross Country Skiing
- Fly Fishing
- Freshwater Fishing
- Hot Air Ballooning
- Ice Skating
- Jet Skiing
- Mountain Biking
- Water Skiing
- Water Tubing
- Dining Area
- Seating for 5 people
- Clothes Dryer
The garage will be made available to our winter guests for thier snowmobiles and related gear,as well as for the ski enthusiest and thier equipment. All will be snug and warm in our heated garage....moreless
- Gas Fireplace:
- Hair Dryer
- Linens Provided
- Living Room:
- Coffee Maker
- Cooking Utensils
- Dishes & Utensils
- Pantry Items:
Deck / Patio:
Large front deck, that runs along the front of the house. There is also a fully covered patio that runs along the back of the house where the kitchen entrance is,and where the gas grill is kept....moreless
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
4th of July Week
Jul 1 - Jul 8, 2017
7 night min stay
July and August Rates
Jul 9 - Sep 2, 2017
7 night min stay
Oct 1 - Dec 16, 2017
2 night min stay
Christmas/New Years Week
Dec 23 - Dec 30, 2017
2 night min stay
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- cleaning fee $50
- Pet Fee $50
- Refundable Damage Deposit $250
The $250.00 payment up front to book is the damage/security deposit and is separate from the rental fee. The separate rental fee is due at check in. There is a $50.00 fee for pets. More than 1 pet needs to be okay-ed by us first. Please, no pets on beds or furniture. Also, they MUST be picked up after and may NOT be left IN or AT the cottage alone at any time.
Owner's cancellation policy:
Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.
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The Sleeping Bear Dunes and Mackinac Island are great day trip's from our cottage; as is Leland County for their wine tours. Traverse City is only 25 min. away and is home to the Cherry Festival. Also, snowmobile and RV enthusiasts can leave right from our cottage in order to hook up with the main riding trails. Lastly, Turtle Creek Casino's and Resort is only 20 minutes away. Schuss and Shanty Creek are only 25 minutes away for your skiing and sledding fun and Torch Lake is just 20 minutes away as well! There are so many choices for everyone's up north get away adventures!
Year Purchased: 2012
About the owner: We have lived in Kalkaska for the past 26 years.I (Teresa) was even born in the Kalkaska hospital. Therefore, I am a true native! My husband Rick however, is a' transplant' from Plymouth Mi. He moved here to marry me! After this many years here, he is now considered a " Local-Yoko" as well. We have two children. Our son is 24, and our daughter is 15 yrs. old. We have lived out here at Crawford Lake for 25 years now.We love it here and this is why we purchased our lake front cottage in June of 2012. The cottage is just across the lake from our primary home. This makes it perfect for our new venture of renting our cottage as a vacation get away /retreat. Again, we love Crawford Lake so much, as well as the surrounding area , so we thought why not share it with others! So, that's what we did!! We are loving meeting new people and making new friends. Our guests have been wonderful and we are grateful to have had them stay with us. So far, they love it here as much as we do!
Why the Owner Chose Kalkaska, MI, USA:
What attracted us to the area is the fact that you have access to so many fun and exciting out door activities. There is skiing, snowmobiling, snowshoeing,dirt-biking, four-wheeling, hiking, boating, swimming, water-skiing, fishing, golf;and the list goes on! It is just so very peaceful and beautiful . The scenery and wildlife are breathtaking, and all you have to do is look out the window! Lastly, we love this location because it is only 20 minutes from Traverse City, Torch Lake and the casinos. Perfect!!
The Unique Benefits at this House:
AHH!... The View . Sitting on the deck or dock having a drink and watching the sun set over the lake and trees will leave you speechless. The fall colors over the lake reminds us of being in the smokey mountains mostly due to the fact that this lake is not jam- packed with homes one after the other. The south end of the lake has no homes, just all cedar trees. You may even catch site of the bald eagles that nest on the south end of the lake!
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Front of cottage.Over looks lake.
Full bathroom by the bedrooms.
At day's end,enjoy the sunset and just relax.
Our sunsets are incredible!
Kayaking at the south end by the Eagles Nest! Paradise on Crawford Lake.
Quiet reflection , on a gorgeaous fall day.
Warm and cozy cottage nestled in prime snow country. Winter fun awaites you!
Remodled kitchen overlooks livingroom and you can look out at the lake as well
Dineing area,next to kitchen.
Living room, with gas fireplace.
Twin trundle beds. Sleeps 4
Half bathroom off from the laundry room . At the back entrance of the cottage.
What could be better than this!
Beautiful fall colors on a peaceful ,calm, fall morning!
Gorgeaous morning views from the deck.
Fall colors are gorgeaous around the lake! (Early morning mist over the water)
Peace and Harmony.
This listing was first published here in 2012.
Date last modified - Thursday, May 25, 2017
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