Birch Bend Cottage is on Fisher Lake, Glen Arbor Area, Leelanau County, Mi

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Last updated: 09/01/2016
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  • Minimum stay:1-2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Northern Michigan provides many nice days and lots of colorful views! Come and Stay a spell!
Birch Bend is a lovely renovated cottage with over 200 feet of private shoreline on Big Fisher Lake. Big Fisher is a small sandy bottom lake at the north end of Big Glen Lake which then flows out to Lake Michigan by way of the Crystal River. This cottage will accommodate up to 8 guests. Newly renovated for 2013 this 3 bedroom and 2 bath cottage is complete with a modern kitchen, new deck, private dock and large yard.

- 3 bedrooms (1 King, 1 Queen, and 2 bunk beds)
- 2 beautiful bright bathrooms!
- Large updated kitchen with all new stainless appliances.
- Large yard!
- Private dock
- New deck with picnic table and grill.
- Lakeside fire pit.
- TV/DVD player.
- Cable and WiFi.
- Washer/dryer
- All linens and towels provided.
- Microwave, dishwasher, coffee maker, and toaster.
- Beautiful view of Big Fisher!
- Long private driveway, very safe for children and quiet.

Reservations for 2016 to be accepted starting January 2016.

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Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 1700 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 6-8

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms


  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television


  • Family


  • Churches
  • Restaurants
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

  • Groceries

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Lakefront
  • Waterfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Sailing
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Swimming
  • Tennis


  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people


  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Garage
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine


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


  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill


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Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Off Season2 Rate
Sep 4 - Jun 10, 2017
2 night min stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Refundable Damage Deposit $500


Early/Late and Interim Season Rates listed include a weekly rate which reflects more of a discounted Nightly rate when leasing between 5-7 Nights.

a 10% non-refundable deposit is required with a signed contract to secure reservations. Contracts are sent out beginning in January of the calendar year of your stay. (ie: January 2016 for Summer of 2016) The balance is due 45 days prior to arrival. a separate $500 fully-refundable security deposit check is due with the balance.

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Last updated: 09/01/2016
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located within 'The Most Beautiful Place in America', Glen Lake has been fondly dubbed by it's fans the Northern Caribbean. The Sleeping Bear National Lakeshore is a nearby National Park providing miles of hiking trails, beaches on the shore of Lake Michigan, wildlife and nature for peaceful enjoyment and the challenge of a Dune Climb. The surrounding Leelanau County has numerous wineries, beautiful natural landscaping that inspires many artists, photographers and plenty of country roads for leisurely meandering. Within 30- 45 minutes in any direction you can find a number of golf courses, art galleries, shopping areas, music venues, food, spirits, beaches, numerous festivities and any amenities that might be necessary.


Manager info

Year Purchased: 2012

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Speaks: english

Guestbook comments from the property manager

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  • a meandering path to the cottage's own 'Cocktail Cove'

    a meandering path to the cottage's own 'Cocktail Cove'

  • Enjoy a quiet sit at 'Cocktail Cove' on the property.

    Enjoy a quiet sit at 'Cocktail Cove' on the property.

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This listing was first published here in 2013.

Date last modified - Monday, October 17, 2016

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Birch Bend Cottage is on Fisher Lake, Glen Arbor area, Leelanau County, MI

Maple City, MI, USA #465909

3 BR  2 BA  Sleeps 8

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