This home is available year round. Some short stays are permitted during prime summer dates, however, deposits will not be charged for reservations totaling less than 7 nights that are booked online until the reservation is confirmed by Visit Up North the next business day. Arrival and/or departure date must back up to existing reservations and/or begin/end on a Saturday
This unique, 2 story architectural gem was designed to take full advantage of the natural setting on West Grand Traverse Bay. It
has been featured in numerous design magazines and on HGTV. The spacious accommodations offer stunning bay views from
almost every point in the house.
The huge great room has 20 ft. glass floor-to-ceiling water views! It’s like being in a terrarium. Large,open fireplace, flat screen TV with surround sound, and a curated library with over 700 DVDs.
The kitchen is state of the art with black granite countertops. Equipped with a steam oven(perfect for fish and veggies) and Sub-zero refrigerator/freezer drawers. Hardwood floors throughout with radiant heat. This modern built home offers thick concrete walls that keep the inside comfortable.
Spa bathroom is located off the main level and features a two person jacuzzi Japanese soaking tub and a spacious shower/steam room. Perfect after a day of biking on the Tart trail,kayaking from the shore, or visiting the many nearby wineries and restaurants. Relax with a glass of wine next to the fireplace which extends through to the soaking tub.
A California King platform bed lies under a high curved, wood ceiling upstairs.This bed was designed to easily roll out onto the screened-in porch.(Winner of the Architectural Detail of the Year Award.) Let the sound of the waves lull you to sleep in the cool night air. Off of the bedroom, is a Precore Elliptical exerciser and large balcony for relaxing with that morning cup of coffee. Bathroom/shower and washer/dryer upstairs as well.
Outdoors, enjoy the deck for gas grilling. Walk down to the waters edge where a screened Gazebo provides the perfect setting to watch the spectacular moonrise over the bay. There is also seating at the shoreline. 2 kayaks are included with life jackets. The bay faces east and offers beautiful SUNRISE/MOONRISE VIEWS.
Centrally located a mere 8 minutes north of downtown Traverse City and 8 minutes south of Suttons Bay in the heart of the Leelanau Peninsula wine country. Shady Lane, Mawby, Ciconne, and Black Star Farms are just a few of the vineyards that are minutes away. The Hop Lot Brewery is just up the road. You will not be disappointed when you visit up north. Prime Summer Sat-Sat.Some short stays available prime summer.