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Renovated Cottage on Burt Lake

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Last updated: 04/14/2017
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  • Minimum stay:3-7 nights
  • Sleeps:5
  • Bedrooms:2
  • Bathrooms:2
  • Property type:Cottage
  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

About the Property

Two-bedroom cottage on Burt Lake in northern Michigan.

The cottage has two bedrooms and sleeps 4-5 people. Front bedroom has a queen bed while the back bedroom has a fullbunk bed with a twin bunk over it. There are two new bathrooms, one with a shower stall while the other has a shower over the bath. Linens, sheets, towels kitchen and swim towels are provided. The rest of the cottage is an open plan space to enjoy views of the lake from morning to night. In the kitchen there is a full sized fridge, stove and microwave. There is also a washer and dryer available.Outside there is a deck overlooking the lake with a gas grill and eating area. In front of the cottage a fire pit by the lake. Cable TV is also available.
There is a rollaway bed available also.

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Member since: 2013

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 24 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 04/14/2017

Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 600 sq. ft.

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 5
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    over 25...moreless

  • Children Welcome:

    Portacrib and high chair avalable...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered:

    Pet should not be more than 15 pounds Pets are permitted in rental cottage only with prior approval. A $100 per pet fee paid in advance applies. All pets must be leashed when out of doors. Pet owners are responsible for cleaning up of any/all pet refuse. Pets are not allowed on furniture at any time. Any evidence of pets on furniture may incur extra cleaning fees. You should bring your own equipment for your pet. All pets must be up-to-date on rabies vaccinations and all other vaccinations. Heartworm preventative is highly recommended. All pets must be treated with Advantage or similar topical flea and tick repellent three (3) days prior to arrival. The cottage owners assume no responsibility for illness or injury that may incur to pets while on the premises. Renters must abide by all these pet rules including but not limited to cleaning up after your dog, not leaving dog unattended on leashes and curb barking. Please be aware that there are cottages nearby that...moreless

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5, Beds for 5

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen


  • Bedroom 2: 1 double, 1 twin/ single

    plus a rollaway bed...moreless

  • first bedroom facing the lake has a queen bed second bedroom is in rear of cottage. has a full bed with a twin bunk over it There is also a single rollaway bed available....moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • this lake is known for fishing and water sports, the area close by is good for hiking and cycling. The bike path is at top of the driveway and links brutus Rd with Riggsville Rd. ...moreless


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


  • Family


  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Marina
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Water Parks
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Horseback Riding
  • Miniature Golf
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Lake View:

    A beautiful view down toward Colonial Point and up toward the University of Michigan Biological Station, across the lake the eastern side of the lake is visible....moreless

  • Lakefront:

    0n western shore of Burt Lake, beautiful sunrise About 3 miles from the maple Bay boat ramp, can walk into lake which is usually sandy, about 3 feet deep by dock where there steps into the lake...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Pier Fishing
  • Rafting
  • Sailing
  • Swimming
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing
  • Wind-Surfing


  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 5 people


  • Clothes Dryer:

    dryer sheest provided....moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    Linens are provided, all beds are made, there is a quilt and blanket for each bed. ...moreless

  • Living Room:

    has windows across front providing a view of the lake...moreless

  • Parking:

    Please park facing the cottage, not on the grass please.. If bringing a trailer please park next to garage....moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    bath and beach and kitchen towels provided. ...moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    washing detergent provided....moreless


  • Coffee Maker:

    Regular Mr. Coffee ...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    place settings for 6 with various serving dishes, etc. Glasses, wine and water glasses, pots and pans supplied, ...moreless

  • Kitchen:

    Area for eating with table and 4 chairs...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven:

    regular size...moreless

  • Pantry Items:

    paper toweling and toilet paper and tissues provided ...moreless

  • Refrigerator:

    standard size, no ice maker...moreless

  • Stove:

    electric stove with flat top, ...moreless

  • Toaster


  • Deck / Patio:

    deck overlooking the lake, accessible from living room and main bedroom. access to swimming in the lake...moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    fire pit in front of cottage, overlooking the lake' can walk into the lake in front of cottage, access to boat mooring...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    gas grill, picnic table outdoor chairs fire pit in front of the cottage ...moreless



Write a review 4.9
from 11 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
early summer
May 15 - Jun 17, 2017
3 night min stay
early Fall
Aug 19 - Oct 9, 2017
3 night min stay
My Standard Rate
7 night min stay


Changeover Day: Saturday

Additional information about rental rates


  • Pet Fee $100
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $300
  • Taxes Not included


A check for of $300 is due when making the reservation. This deposit will be returned after your visit

Another check for the whole rental is due one month before the rental.

Your reservation fee of $300 will be returned to you at the end of your rental.

Owner's cancellation policy:

50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.

100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.

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Last updated: 04/14/2017
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15 Miles
Nearest Airport

Car: Necessary

Some of the local attractions to be enjoyed while visiting this part of northern Michigan are:

Inland Waterway from Lake Huron through rivers and lakes into Burt Lake,

Ferries from Mackinaw City to Mackinac Island where you can go biking and visit historic Fort Mackinac,

Several golf courses close by,

Water parks at Boyne Highlands and Mackinaw City,

Car shows at Bay Harbor, and St. Ignace, Upper Peninsula,

Antique wooden boat show in Hessel, Upper Peninsula

Historic Fort Michelmackinac in Mackinaw City,

Access to the Upper Peninsula via the Mackinac Bridge,

Art fairs in Cheboygan, Petoskey and Harbor Springs,

Fall color tours,

Casinos in Petoskey and Mackinaw City

Or you may prefer to just stay by the lake and enjoy the peaceful serenity of the waterfront, looking out across the lake, or fishing in front of the cottage. It is truly a place to enjoy and relax!


Owner info

Year Purchased: 2011

About the owner: We have lived in Michigan for many years and have enjoyed all the activities it has to offer.

Why the Owner Chose Brutus, MI, USA:
We first discovered this popular area of Michigan many years ago. We enjoy it and frequently use our family cottage which is close by. It is our escape from the work and we love the tranquility and enjoy all kinds of water sports We found this rental cottage close by and bought it several years ago. We renovated it and it is now proving to be a popular place to stay. Bring your boat, canoe, kayak and fishing gear and enjoy all that Burt lake has to offer.

The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
Fishing, boating, swimming are some of the activities available. This cottage is close to Alanson, Pelleston, Petoskey, and Harbor Springs and Mackinaw City and all that this area has to offer.

Contact us

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 24 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 04/14/2017

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Guestbook comments from the owner

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  • view from deck

    view from deck

  • back of cottage

    back of cottage

  • kitchen


  • front room

    front room

  • front bedroom overlooking lake

    front bedroom overlooking lake

  • front room

    front room

  • deck overlooking the lake

    deck overlooking the lake

  • side view of cottage

    side view of cottage

  • dining area off kitchen

    dining area off kitchen

  • view from front bedroom

    view from front bedroom

  • back bathrooom

    back bathrooom

VRBO #469188

This listing was first published here in 2013.

Date last modified - Wednesday, April 19, 2017

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