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Kp's Guest House--Cozy Cottage Overlooking Upper Hamlin Lake

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Large sun deck to enjoy the fabulous lake setting.

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Last updated: 12/01/2016
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  • Minimum stay:2-7 nights
  • Sleeps:6
  • Bedrooms:1
  • Bathrooms:1
  • Property type:Cottage
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

About the Property

Affordable lake view with public lake access across the street.

***BOOK NOW FOR SPRING/SUMMER 2017! ***
Quiet getaway overlooking Upper Hamlin Lake only minutes to Lake Michigan, downtown Ludington, and the sand dunes at the Ludington State Park. Updated one bedroom, one bath cottage with a beautiful view of the lake. This property is perfect for four people but will accommodate up to six. Original knotty pine interior adds to a classic, lake cottage experience. Enjoy a well appointed kitchen with updated appliances. Dine outdoors on the large deck with fantastic views of the lake. Cottage offers a full bath with shower, gas and charcoal grills, private patio, fire pit, on-site parking, very close to public lake access. Amenities include high speed internet connection with WiFi, flat screen, cable TV with DVD, MP3 player, washer/dryer, and a private yard. Linens and bath towels are included. Public access point to the lake is just steps away. Public boat launch down the street. Ludington offers local shopping, gorgeous beaches and sand dunes, restaurants, lighthouses, and historical sites.

Need a boat slip or pontoon rental? Watercraft and boat slip rentals available on Hamlin Lake. Enjoy a full weekend in Ludington--OUR SUMMER RENTAL PERIOD RUNS WEEKLY SUNDAY TO SUNDAY.
Looking for something to accommodate a larger group? Check out our other neighborhood properties:
KP's Hamlin Lake View Cottage (sleeps up to eight) -- VRBO#670222 and KP's Hilltop Hideaway #788726 (sleeps up to eight).
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Owner

Member since: 2012

Speaks: english
Response time: Within a few hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 12/01/2016

Property Type

  • Cottage

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    Must be at least 21 years of age and present to rent this property....moreless

  • Children Welcome:

    Children left unattended will be given Espresso and a free kitten. ...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    Smoking of any kind is prohibited inside the cottage....moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

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  • (1) Queen bed located in bedroom, (1) Queen sofa sleeper with deluxe memory foam mattress and (1) Convertible day bed converts to a king size bed or a pair of trundled twins in the living room....moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

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  • Basic paper supplies, hand soap and bath towels provided. Please bring your own beach towels. ...moreless

Other Amenities

  • Wood burning fire pit with additional seating in the front yard. Kayaks are available. Inquire with the owner....moreless

Entertainment

  • Books:

    Assorted titles available. ...moreless

  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable:

    Charter Cable with standard channel line-up, high-speed wireless internet. ...moreless

  • Stereo:

    MP3 player ...moreless

  • Television:

    32' LCD flat screen...moreless

  • Video Library:

    Various titles to select from. Rent or bring your own to enjoy....moreless

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities

Attractions

  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Horseback Riding
  • Miniature Golf
  • Paddle Boating
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Shuffleboard
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Lake View:

    Beautiful view of Upper Hamlin Lake with public access just across the street. ...moreless

  • Water View:

    180 degree views of the lake and Indian Pete Bayou from the deck!...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Ice Skating
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Pier Fishing
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • Swimming
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining:

    Table for (4) in kitchen plus additional TV tables for (2) more. Outdoor dining for (6) on deck and picnic table on the side patio....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    12,000BTU window unit...moreless

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Internet:

    Reliable high-speed connection with wireless router. ...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    Pillows, blankets and sheets provided....moreless

  • Parking:

    Room for two vehicles. Additional parking (including boats) can be arranged with the owner in advance. ...moreless

  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:

    Please contact owner for details. ...moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    Bath towels provided. Please provide your own beach towels. ...moreless

  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet:

    Bring your laptop or tablet to surf the web on the high speed WiFi connection. ...moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils:

    Comes with everything you need!...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Electric blender and hand mixer. ...moreless

  • Kitchen:

    Thoughtfully equipped, eat-in kitchen with a great view of the lake! Dining table seats four. Two TV tray tables are available. ...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator:

    Full size refrigerator with freezer....moreless

Outside

  • Boat:

    Boat launch close by. Multiple marinas in area to rent water craft. This property does NOT have dock access. ...moreless

  • Deck / Patio:

    Large sun deck with dramatic lake views includes dining for six. Side patio with picnic table and gas grill....moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    (2) kayaks available--inquire with owner....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    Gas grill available...moreless

 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
2017 Preseason nightly rate
Apr 2 - Jun 3, 2017
2 night min stay
$120
2017 Summer Season
Jun 4 - Sep 2, 2017
7 night min stay

$750
2017 Post Season
Sep 3 - Nov 5, 2017
2 night min stay
$120
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$100

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $400
  • Cleaning fee $100

Notes:

OUR SUMMER RENTAL PERIOD IS SUNDAY TO SUNDAY AND BEGINS May 29, 2016. Please select your calendar dates to reflect the Sunday to Sunday period when you place your reservation request.

Please contact owner for extended stay rates and availability.


Owner's cancellation policy:

50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.

100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.


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Last updated: 12/01/2016
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Location

  • Bortell's Fisheries

    "Family owned roadside fish market featuring the best smoked fish I have ever tasted along wi..."

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  • Sportsman's Restaurant and Irish Pub

  • Jamesport Brewing Company

    "Micro-brewed beer and fresh menu selections. "

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  • The Blu Moon

    "Interesting and creative menu selections featuring local and seasonal fresh ingredients. Th..."

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  • P M Steamers

    "Fine dining with upscale menu selections. "

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  • Historic White Pine Village

    "Full-scale exhibits in historical buildings. Don't miss the self-serve old fashioned soda f..."

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  • Ludington State Park

    "Best beach in west Michigan!"

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  • Chuck Wagon

    "Great pizza and cold beer doesn't get any better!"

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  • House Of Flavors

    "Great family restaurant. Fresh roasted turkey dishes and the typical diner/comfort foods. ..."

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  • Sandcastles Children's Museum

    "Need a break from the beach? Take the kids here. "

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  • James Street Station

    "Great local fare with weekly specials!"

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  • Barnhart's Marina and Restaurant

    "Some of the best fish tacos and Jamaican Jerk chicken sandwiches. Drive up or boat in off H..."

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  • Brenda's Harbor Cafe

    "The best place in town for the traditional diner-style breakfast--nothing fancy but plenty t..."

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  • Stearns Park

    "Voted one of USA Today's best 51 great American beaches! Free parking and concessions. "

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  • Hemlock Golf Club

    "A beautiful and challenging course nearby. Ranked #8 on TripAdvisor. "

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  • Lakeside Links

    "Great course to take the whole family!"

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  • Leviathan Disc Golf

    " In a 150-acre school forest. Three sets of tees make the course play VERY differently (am a..."

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  • Waterfront Park

    "Excellent playground for the kids with beautiful views of the harbor. "

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  • Big Sable Point Lighthouse

    "Worth the walk either by pathway through the State Park or along the shoreline. Interesting..."

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  • North Bayou Resort & Marina

    "Best place to rent a pontoon on Hamlin Lake. Full service marina. "

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  • Hamlin Grocery Inc

    "Hamlin grocery offers friendly neighborhood service along with an extensive wine collection ..."

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0.25 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Barnharts Pirate Cove
7 Miles
Nearest Motorway
US 10
50 Miles
Nearest Ski
Caberfae Peaks

Car: Necessary

Nordhouse dunes on Hamlin Lake are just 5 minutes away by boat. Public boat launch (Wilson Hill Park) and numerous public access points to the lake nearby.

Downtown Ludington, Stearns Park beach, North Pier Lighthouse, and the Ludington State Park are less than 15 minutes by car. Watch the Badger come in to port downtown. Pontoon, jet ski, fishing boats and slips are available for rent nearby on Hamlin Lake.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2012

About the owner: We've been campers in the Ludington area for over 25 years until we finally found a little piece of heaven on upper Hamlin Lake to enjoy and share. We call Ludington our home-away-from-home!

Why the Owner Chose Ludington, MI, USA:
Ditch the tents! We have the perfect property for the value minded traveler. Fully stocked lake cottage with all the amenities of home. Experience the beauty of Hamlin Lake and all that Ludington has to offer without the high price! Great area to relax and reconnect with abundant outdoor activities and attractions for all ages! Take advantage of the serene lake setting away from it all but not too far from the action in downtown Ludington. Drive or boat out to Ludington State Park---one of Michigan's most popular state parks. Are you one of those work-a-holics that still need to check in at the office or get some work done while on vacation? Rest assured you'll be able to stay on top of things with the our reliable high speed internet connection. Start your own collection of fond family memories at KP's Guest House on beautiful Hamlin Lake!

The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
Very reasonably priced lake view with full accommodations. Public access point located just across the street. Kayaks available. Ask for more details.


Contact us

Speaks: english
Response time: Within a few hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 12/01/2016

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Photos

  • Large sun deck to enjoy the fabulous lake setting.

    Large sun deck to enjoy the fabulous lake setting.

  • Living room with queen sofa sleeper and daybed (2 twins or trundle to a king)

    Living room with queen sofa sleeper and daybed (2 twins or trundle to a king)

  • Front living room.

    Front living room.

  • Comfy bedroom with queen sized bed.

    Comfy bedroom with queen sized bed.

  • Relax and unwind as you enjoy the  views of the lake and bayou.

    Relax and unwind as you enjoy the views of the lake and bayou.

  • Private patio off the side yard with gas grill. Seating for six included.

    Private patio off the side yard with gas grill. Seating for six included.

  • Hamlin Lake winter wonderland!

    Hamlin Lake winter wonderland!

  • A great place to stargaze--the evening sky over the lake is spectacular!

    A great place to stargaze--the evening sky over the lake is spectacular!

  • Check out the river walk along Big Sable River dam in the Ludington State Park.

    Check out the river walk along Big Sable River dam in the Ludington State Park.

  • Catch a glimpse of the Bald Eagles that have made Hamlin Lake their home

    Catch a glimpse of the Bald Eagles that have made Hamlin Lake their home

  • Enjoy beaches off the beaten track along M-116 on the way to the State Park.

    Enjoy beaches off the beaten track along M-116 on the way to the State Park.

  • North Pier lighthouse at sunset off Stearns Park on beautiful Lake Michigan

    North Pier lighthouse at sunset off Stearns Park on beautiful Lake Michigan

  • Sunny front yard and dining for six on the deck.

    Sunny front yard and dining for six on the deck.

  • Semi-open floor plan with view into the kitchen from the living room.

    Semi-open floor plan with view into the kitchen from the living room.

  • Well stocked, eat-in kitchen. Enjoy views of the lake from your breakfast table.

    Well stocked, eat-in kitchen. Enjoy views of the lake from your breakfast table.

  • Full bath with shower. Bath towels and paper products provided.

    Full bath with shower. Bath towels and paper products provided.

  • Full size washer and dryer. Please provide your own HE detergent.

    Full size washer and dryer. Please provide your own HE detergent.

  • Cottage features panoramic views of the lake. Lake access point just steps away!

    Cottage features panoramic views of the lake. Lake access point just steps away!

  • Front yard fire pit.  Bring out the marshmallows!

    Front yard fire pit. Bring out the marshmallows!

  • 10 feet of public access along the lake seawall just steps across the street.

    10 feet of public access along the lake seawall just steps across the street.

  • Grab a tube, some cold beverages, kick back and float down the Big Sable River!

    Grab a tube, some cold beverages, kick back and float down the Big Sable River!

  • #1 rated Ludington State Park beach --modern restrooms, food and sundry shop.

    #1 rated Ludington State Park beach --modern restrooms, food and sundry shop.

  • Great restaurants, galleries and shopping downtown Ludington.

    Great restaurants, galleries and shopping downtown Ludington.

VRBO #421985

This listing was first published here in 2012.

Date last modified - Tuesday, December 06, 2016

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