Feedback

Lake Michigan Beach & Portage Lake

The owner has been emailed.
To book this property, you need to complete your booking through checkout on the VRBO website. We can't protect your payment if we don't know you've booked through us. Learn more

Calendar

Last updated: 08/26/2016
Check availability
23 Available
21 Unavailable
22 Today
23 Selected dates
  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Great home by Lake Michigan and Portage Lake
Located on a secluded, wooded peninsula on Portage Lake and Lake Michigan. Navigable channel connects the two lakes. Three hundred yard walk to the west onto 10 miles of uninterrupted, mostly uninhabited, beautiful sand beaches on Lake Michigan. Play offshore in the crystal clear waters with gradually sloping sand bottom. Watch the sunset and build a campfire to roast hot dogs and marshmallows. Access to Portage Lake beaches is about the same 300 yard walk to the east.
Cottage has a large outdoor deck outside sliding glass patio door from kitchen/dining/living room area. Master bedroom with a king bed and private bath. There is a screened in porch off master bedroom looking over the forested dunes. There is a couple of extra mattress that can be used in master bedroom or screened in porch. The second bedroom has a full bed and private bath. Laundry room with washer and dryer also has a half bath. Upstairs is like a dorm room with 3 sleeping berths that have queen beds, reading lights, and curtains to draw for privacy. The dorm and also has a bunkbed and a single cot. This gives the dorm the ability to sleep up to 9 people. This cottage is great for bringing 1 or 2 dogs. There are two outdoor dog runs giving your pets plenty of space to hang out when unattended.
This location lends itself to all sorts of outdoor activities. Biking, walking, and jogging. Boating, water skiing, fishing, jet skiing, and sailing. Canoeing and tubing local rivers. Fishing Portage Lake for all the fresh water game fish. Charter fishing available for Salmon and Trout on the big lake and world class local Trout and Salmon streams. Relaxing on the beautiful beaches. Traveling up the coastline on M22, one of the most scenic drives in America, to the quaint villages along the route offering unique shopping opportunities. Visit the many vineyards and wine chateaus.
This is also a great time to visit and photograph several lighthouses. Championship golf courses are within a few minutes of your condominium, most notable are Arcadia Bluffs, The Heathlands, Manistee National, Bear Lake County Highlands, and Manistee Golf and Country Club. The village of Onekama, on the opposite side of Portage Lake from this condominium, has some wonderful shops and restaurants. The beautiful Little River Casino is ten miles away and provides gambling and entertainment.

Peace of mind when checking out through VRBO

  • We'll back you with our Book With Confidence GuaranteeTM
  • You'll get comprehensive payment protection when checking out on our website
  • We're always here for you with customer service available 24/7

Read more about our Book with Confidence GuaranteeTM

Property Type

  • 2 story
  • Cottage

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Children Welcome:

    Great cottage for children where the upstairs bedroom can sleep 9...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered:

    Dogs are allowed at $25 per day. Second dog is half price. Two dog runs provide plenty of space for your dogs to hang out when unattended....moreless

  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 15, Beds for 15

  • Bedroom 3: 3 queen, 1 twin/ single, 1 bunk bed

    Upstairs dorm has 3 sleeping berths plus the bunk & twin...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

    with private full bath...moreless

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king, 2 twin/ single

    Large master, private full bath, screened porch seats 4...moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

    master bedroom...moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower, tub, shower

    in second bedroom...moreless

  • Bathroom 3: toilet

    in laundry room...moreless

  • Bathroom 4: outdoor shower

    Outdoor shower....moreless

  • 2.5 Bath

Entertainment

  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Playground
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat

Leisure Activities

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

Location Type

  • Rural:

    Nestled back in the woods 300 yards from Lake Michigan to the West and 250 yards to Portage Lake to the East....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Pier Fishing
  • Rafting
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Skiing
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • Surf Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people

General

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet:

    Wireless internet through out entire cottage and decks....moreless

  • Linens Provided:

    Bed linens and dish towels but guest provides own bath towels and beach towels...moreless

  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

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

Outside

  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
 

Reviews

Write a review 4.5
from 2 traveler reviews
Loading...
 
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$395
$2,500 $10,286
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees and Rental Conditions:

  • Property Damage Protection $59
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $400
  • Second Dog $25
  • Pet Fee $50
  • Housekeeping Fee $150
  • Tax Rate 6%

Owner's cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking


Don't forget your vacation protection! Get protected now

Adding our Vacation Protection services can make sure your getaway goes smoothly, no matter what. We offer Cancellation Protection and Damage Protection so you can truly relax.

Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.
Travel with peace of mind.
Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.
 

Calendar

Last updated: 08/26/2016
Check availability
23 Available
21 Unavailable
22 Today
23 Selected dates
 

Location

15 Miles
Nearest Airport
Manistee
4 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Shirleys
50 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Ludington Badger
6 Miles
Nearest Golf
Heathlands
6 Miles
Nearest Motorway
US31
4 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Glenwood
20 Miles
Nearest Ski
Crystal Mountain
300 Metres
Nearest Beach
Lake Michigan
 

Owner info


Contact us

Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • Dining area

    Dining area

  • The 3 sleeping berths upstairs with full size mattresses and curtains.

    The 3 sleeping berths upstairs with full size mattresses and curtains.

  • Main level master bedroom with private bath.

    Main level master bedroom with private bath.

  • Bedroom with a full bed and a full bath

    Bedroom with a full bed and a full bath

  • Enjoy the sunset, build campfire and roast marshmellows & hot dogs on beach

    Enjoy the sunset, build campfire and roast marshmellows & hot dogs on beach

  • Take the family rafting down the Platte River. Perfect on a lazy hot summer day.

    Take the family rafting down the Platte River. Perfect on a lazy hot summer day.

  • Ask about chartering a fishing trip.

    Ask about chartering a fishing trip.

  • Salmon caught on the Betsie River about 25 minutes away.

    Salmon caught on the Betsie River about 25 minutes away.

  • Upstairs with 3 berths, a bunkbed and a single cot

    Upstairs with 3 berths, a bunkbed and a single cot

  • Secluded cottage with short walk to either Lk Mich beach or Portage Lk beach.

    Secluded cottage with short walk to either Lk Mich beach or Portage Lk beach.

  • Master bedroom bathroom.

    Master bedroom bathroom.

  • Beach is about a 300 yard walk from cottage.

    Beach is about a 300 yard walk from cottage.

  • Pier jumping at the channel is popular about a half mile walk down the beach.

    Pier jumping at the channel is popular about a half mile walk down the beach.

  • Tubing and skiing is popular on Portage Lake if you have a boat.

    Tubing and skiing is popular on Portage Lake if you have a boat.

  • Many golf area golf courses. Closest are Arcadia Bluffs, Heathlands, & Bear Lk.

    Many golf area golf courses. Closest are Arcadia Bluffs, Heathlands, & Bear Lk.

VRBO #468477

This listing was first published here in 2013.

Date last modified - Friday, August 26, 2016

Partner Offers

Enter dates to see accurate pricing

Minimum stay 2 nights
Dates are unavailable
Please enter travel dates
Please enter # of guests
Please stay a bit longer. A stay of nights or more is required for these dates.
This listing requires that rentals start on a .
Request to Book

Booking confirmation within 24 hours

Get an Instant Quote

Pay with confidence
 please wait... When you book through the VRBO checkout, your booking is backed by our Book with Confidence Guarantee Learn more
  • Reviews
  • Sleeps
    15
  • Bedrooms
    3
  • Bathrooms
    2.5
  • Property type
    Cottage
Owner
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Send email
  • Response time Within 12 hours
  • Response rate 100%
  • Calendar last updated 08/26/2016
Add vacation protection services to your booking

Three services to protect your trip:

Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.

Travel with peace of mind.

Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.


Get it now

advertisement

Share this property via Email

Lake Michigan beach & Portage Lake

Onekama, MI, USA #468477

3 BR  2.5 BA  Sleeps 15

You must be signed in to share this property by e-mail

Share this property via Email

    Please correct the following errors and resend:
  • Enter one or more valid email addresses separated by commas.
  • Oops! You have exceeded the limit of 10 email addresses.
  • Your message may not contain markup. Please remove the markup and try again.