Lake Michigan Beachfront Home and Short Walk to Portage Lake, 6 Bdrm, 2.5 Bath
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- Minimum stay:2-7 nights
- Property type:Cottage
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:N/A
This six bedroom, 2.5 bath cottage located on the Lake Michigan beach has been cared for by the same family for almost 100 years. The location is spectacular with miles of fine sand beaches out your front door and beautiful Portage Lake and beaches out your back door. It just does not get much better. The home is not modern and new which makes it the perfect idea of an old fashion beach cottage. Full kitchen with a gas grill on the patio out back. Living room, dining area, and glassed in porch blend together to create the perfect large gathering area. The sand is some of the best in the world, the water is crystal clear and you can wade far offshore before the water gradually gets over your head. Sunsets and evening campfires on the beach are the best. Beautiful drives up the coast along scenic M22 through apple and cherry orchards. Stop and shop at the unique villages along the way. Visit lighthouses and wineries. Six 18 hole golf courses in our county alone; Arcadia Bluffs, The Heathlands, Bear Lake County Highlands, Manistee National, and Manistee Golf and Country Club. Bring your fishing pole and fish right out your door. Book a charter fishing trip out of Portage Lake on Lake Michigan for Salmon and Trout or visit some world class trout and salmon streams in the area. Try your luck at the Little River Casino, 10 miles away. Hope your family gets to experience this wonderful place.
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Member since: 2012
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Non Smoking Only
- Pets Not Allowed
Bedrooms: 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 15, Beds for 15
Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom
- Provide one roll of toilet paper in addition to roll on spool.
- DVD Player
- Botanical Garden
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Live Theater
- Winery Tours
Local Services & Businesses
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Gambling Casinos
- Horseback Riding
- Miniature Golf
- Paddle Boating
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
- Beach View
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Cross Country Skiing
- Fly Fishing
- Freshwater Fishing
- Jet Skiing
- Mountain Biking
- Pier Fishing
- Roller Blading
- Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
- Surf Fishing
- Water Skiing
- Water Tubing
- Dining Area
- Clothes Dryer
- Linens Provided:
- Living Room:
- Parking Off Street
- Coffee Maker
- Cooking Utensils
- Dishes & Utensils
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
May 19 - Jun 23, 2017
3 night min stay
Jun 24 - Aug 18, 2017
7 night min stay
Changeover Day: Saturday
Aug 19 - Sep 3, 2017
3 night min stay
Sep 4 - Oct 28, 2017
2 night min stay
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Refundable Damage Deposit $400
- Housekeeping $175
- Tax Rate 6%
Cancellation Policy: Cancel 90 days or more in advance of arrival for a refund of your deposit. No refund of deposit for cancellation less than 90 days prior to arrival.
Manager's cancellation policy:
100% refund if canceled at least 90 days before arrival date.
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Miles of fine sand beaches on Lake Michigan right in front of the cottage.
Part of living room looking toward glassed porch and Lk. Michigan
3 tables in area for dining or game playing. This is one of the tables.
Bdrm #2, 2nd fl., king bed can be converted into 2 twin beds.
Bdrm #4, 2nd fl, two twin beds
Bdrm #6, 3rd fl, four twin beds
World class fishing on local streams, Portage Lake and Lake Michigan.
Nearby golf, The Heathlands, Arcadia Bluffs, Bear Lk Co. Highlands, Manistee Nat
Fresh catch of a Northern Pike on Portage Lake just behind cottage.
Fire ring for evening campfires.
Glassed in porch off living room.
Bdrm #1, 2nd floor, queen bed w/half bath and window overlooking Lk. Michigan
Bdrm #3, 2nd fl, bunkbed + twin
Bdrm #5, 3rd fl, full size bed
Bathroom on 2nd fl. with shower stall, dual sinks, & cast iron tub.
Campfires on the beach in front of cottage
Boating activity on Portage Lake with connecting channel to Lake Michigan.
Pier jumping at the Lk. Michigan-Portage Lk channel down beach from cottage.
Tubing on the lazy Platte River finally ending into Lake Michigan.
This listing was first published here in 2012.
Date last modified - Friday, December 02, 2016
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