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Boardman River Cottage, w/fireplace, jacuzzi, air, WiFi, Kayaks, min. to town,

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 1,800 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 8

This beautiful Cottage was built in 2007. It offers a large elevated deck to view the 1800 feet of river frontage and enjoy eating on after grilling your meal. A large open floor plan with vaulted ceilings, granite counter tops and solid rustic ash flooring really adds to the charm and beauty of this Cottage. Along with 3 bedrooms and 2 full baths, the master bath having a steam shower, it also has a back deck with a hot tub for 8 and a fenced in yard. A complete kitchen is set up for all your culinary needs, and linens and towels are also provided. There is a view to the River from every room in the cottage except the bathrooms. Wireless internet and cable tv are also provided. There is plenty to do here with the river activities! Kayaks and tubes are provided to float down River! A drop off and pickup service is available. You can see many types of wildlife such as deer, beavers, river otters, bald eagles, hawks, owls, osprey and more! Brown Bridge Quiet area is minuets away offering many hiking trails, fishing and beautiful scenery! Also, Ranch Rudolph offers horse back riding and snowmobile rentals and it is 10 minuets from home! The Boardman River is a Blue Ribbon trout stream with an abundance of Brown trout and Brook trout with beautiful clear blue water sprin fed! The home is a 100 feet from the rivers edge with a fire pit and chairs and plenty of firewood for night time fires and a great place to cook s’mores!


Owner
Richard
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
January 21, 2018

About Richard

I have been an active outdoors person all my life. I enjoy gardening, hikes, animal watching and many more outdoor activities.

Richard purchased this cottage in 2007

Why Richard chose Traverse City

This property is one of the best in the area with many outdoor activities. Close to Traverse City and many tourist hot spots it can't be beat!

What makes this cottage unique

I purchased this vacant property in 2005 and camped on it for 2 years on and off to get a feel for the land before I built on it. I believe the location of the cottage and its surrounding land makes it a great vacation spot for all.

Amenities

Traverse City Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1800 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
Location Type:
  • Beachfront
  • Rural ...
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , Master bath comes with a steam shower and 2 sinks.
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , Master bedroom has 1 queen bed and lots of closet space
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , Upstairs guest bedrrom has alot of room and a swinging chair
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , 1 bunk bed , Downstairs guest room has attched full bath and laundry
  • All the bedrooms are spacious and have wonderfull views of the river.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Games
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • 10 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
  • Sauna
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • racquetball
  • rafting
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • skiing
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

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Boardman River Cottage, w/fireplace, jacuzzi, air, WiFi, Kayaks, min. to town,
average rating of 5.0 based on 101 reviews
5

New Year stay

  • 5 of 5

I had an amazing time! The house was wonderful and so spacious! Richard was also very kind. I will definitely recommend this home in this area.

  • Submitted: Jan 8, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
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5

Lovely

  • 5 of 5

The house was spacious and well equipped. Richard could not have been more charming and accommodating. Even in the cold of winter the house was warm and cozy. Would love to spend time when the weather is warmer too.

  • Submitted: Jan 1, 2018
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great TC getaway

  • 5 of 5

Nice quiet location that is still very convenient to TC and the surrounding attractions. Three couples were comfortable and enjoyed our time in the house sharing meals, drinks and even some lovely ping pong challenges. Would definitely stay here again!

  • Submitted: Nov 30, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful spot, really liked the secluded feel of the home.

  • 5 of 5

We loved the home, it was very quiet, and absolutely beautiful! Furthermore, designed, built and decorated nearly identical to how I would have done it. The owner was very personable, and we really enjoyed the introduction to the home and hospitality upon arrival. There was only two of us, however the house would make a perfect spot for family fun. We hope to visit again!

  • Submitted: Nov 28, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

We absolutely loved this place! So beautiful!

  • 5 of 5

Everything is gorgeous! There is plenty of space and the property is amazing!

  • Submitted: Nov 15, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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GREAT STAY!

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful time, will be booking again for next year!

  • Submitted: Nov 8, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
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Map

Nearest Airport
5 Miles
Cherry Capital
Nearest Barpub
5 Miles
Grawn/Traverse City
Nearest Ferry
70 Miles
Ludington
Nearest Golf
5 Miles
Many Courses
Nearest Train
120 Miles
Grand Rapids
Nearest Motorway
5 Miles
US31/37
Nearest Restaurant
5 Miles
Many Fine Restaurants
Nearest Ski
5 Miles
Holiday Hills
Nearest Beach
8 Miles
Travese City
Car: recommended

Located on the beautiful Boardman River just min. away from historic downtown Traverse City. Many wonderful restaurants, wineries, golf courses, and shops just to name a few of the many things available to do and see in the area. Great boating and fishing, hiking and kayaking. We have the Cherry Festival in July, Horse show in July, Movie Festival after that and many, many events thru-out the spring, summer, and fall. And don't forget about the fall colors. There is no better place to see them than on the River! There is plenty of wildlife in the area, lots to do and see right in this beautiful cottages backyard! Enjoy a bonfire by the river and watch the night sky for northern lights and satelites!

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $200
cleaning $150
Tax Rate 6.0%

Cancellation policy, 30 days prior to check in, full refund, after that, refund if cottage is re-rented
Saturday to Saturday check in in July and August
Rates subject to change without notice
Forth of July/ cherry festival 2500.00 min. Plus fees

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.

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