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Beautiful beach and lakefront for family fun!

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Last updated: 09/10/2016
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  • Minimum stay:2-3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Property description

At the end of a quiet, private road, and nestled among majestic pine, beech, oak, and maple trees, this gorgeous, new cottage is the lakefront retreat you have been looking for!

Downstairs you will find an inviting, tastefully furnished, living room with a beautiful stone-faced, gas log fireplace. An expansive picture window overlooks Bass Lake including a beautiful, sandy beach. The dining area boasts an artfully designed table that can seat up to ten comfortably, as well as a snack bar complete with stools for more casual dining.

The kitchen is fully-appointed with appliances, utensils, and equipment for casual to elegant entertaining. A utility room with stacked washer/dryer and a large pantry are just off the kitchen. Additionally, downstairs you will find the beautiful master bedroom complete with king-size bed, dressing room, and bath with tub/shower. A large picture window overlooks the lake. Wi-Fi throughout the house.

Upstairs, you will first enter the den/TV room.... a perfect hide-away for the kids (or adults seeking solitude). The den is furnished with a comfortable small couch that also pulls out to a twin bed, a double ottoman, a comfy chair, as well as floor pillows for comfy movie-watching. Two large bedrooms and a beautiful bath with tub/shower finish the second floor. Both bedrooms have picturesque views of the lake and the woods. One is furnished with a queen bed as well as a daybed/trundle (both twin beds). The other upstairs bedroom also boasts a queen-size bed and a twin bed. Additionally, there is a twin-size, fold-out mattress that can be used in the bedrooms or the den.

Finally, the cottage has two gorgeous porches... the one across the entire front of the home overlooks the lake, private sunning patio and beach as well as the boat dock and playground. The rear porch overlooks beautiful Michigan woods.

Maple Woods Cottage is a private, family retreat on Bass Lake, a 100 acre all-sports lake. Much of the lake's shoreline is dedicated to a state park, which makes it a sanctuary for wildlife including loons, herons, white-tailed deer, raccoons, beavers, and a variety of game fish such as bass, walleye, pike, perch and bluegill. The lake is a ideal for swimming, boating, fishing, skiing, and tubing. We provide a fishing boat with motor, 4 kayaks, a swim raft and a pedalboat for casual summer fun. In the winter, the Bass Lake area is known for ice skating, ice fishing, snowmobiling, and cross-country skiing.

We are just minutes from the Interlochen Arts Center, Traverse City and Grand Traverse Bay, Crystal Mountain Ski & Golf Resort, Sleeping Bear Dunes National Seashore, Leland, Shanty Town, numerous wineries, concert halls, Leelanau Sands Casino, award-winning golf courses, Little Betsie River and Lake Michigan.

We accept Pay Pal in addition to personal checks.

Keywords: Cottage, Lake house

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Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 1950 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    25...moreless

  • Children Welcome:

    Booster seat, 2 Pack 'n Plays, Lots of outdoor toys and kid/family movies (VHS and DVD)...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Accessible:

    Limitation of three steps to enter. Once in, all doors are regulation width. Master bedroom and bathroom on the main floor....moreless

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 10

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • You'll find, air-conditioners upstairs, 3 cable TVs, 3 DVD players, 2 VCRs, Bose CD/Stereo, Wi-Fi, washer/dryer, coffee maker, dinnerware, cooking utensils, linens, pots and pans, toaster, towels, bikes, motorized skiff, pedalboat, 4 kayaks, swim raft, croquet, playground/swing set, sand toys, well-stocked library, all rooms have ceiling paddle fans, Cottage is well-equipped for families including 2 Pack n Plays, booster/feeding seat, and beach toys, If you prefer to bring your own boat, there is a private dock for mooring (boats can be launched at the State Park ramp), No Smoking & No Pets!...moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television:

    4...three are hooked to cable, one is for movies...moreless

  • Toys
  • VCR
  • Video Library:

    Very large library of videos and DVD's...moreless

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Synagogues
  • Theme Parks
  • Winery Tours
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Horseback Riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Miniature Golf
  • Paddle Boating
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Beachfront:

    Beautiful, private sandy beach is right out your front door....moreless

  • Lakefront:

    Beautiful, quiet all-sports lake with great fishing!...moreless

  • Rural:

    Our cottage is nestled among beautiful maples, birch, beech and pine trees....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • Hunting
  • Ice Skating
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Rafting
  • Sailing
  • Skiing
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining:

    Eight chairs fit around the table (table will handle 2-4 more pulled up), two seats at the bar, table for four on front porch and table for four on patio...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 10 people

General

  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking:

    3+ cars fit in driveway...moreless

  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine:

    In the home....moreless

  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils:

    Will rival anything you have at home!...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher:

    Dish washer detergent is provided for your use. Please run the last load before you leave....moreless

  • Kitchen:

    Incredibly stocked kitchen...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items:

    Spices and condiments, sugar, coffee filters...moreless

  • Refrigerator:

    New refrigerator/freezer with ice-maker will be added in October 2016....moreless

  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Bicycles:

    2 adults, 2 children...moreless

  • Boat:

    Fishing boat with motor, pedal boat...moreless

  • Deck / Patio:

    (2) Deck off the front lanai and patio down by the beach....moreless

  • Golf:

    Interlochen Golf Club 5 minutes away. Many other courses nearby....moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    2 adult kayaks, 2 children kayaks...moreless

  • Lanai / Gazebo:

    Front and back covered porches...moreless

  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Ski & Snowboard:

    Crystal Mountain Resort is 15 minutes away...moreless

  • Water Sports Gear:

    Rafts, noodles, toys...moreless

 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Off-Season
Sep 17 - May 20, 2017
2 night min stay
$325
$1,700
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$350 $375
Fri, Sat, Sun
$2,300

Changeover Day: Saturday


Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Cleaning $100
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $500

Notes:

We accept Pay Pal in addition to personal checks. Please email us for details. rikmiz@earthlink.net A ninety (90) day notice is required for cancellation during the peak season, June-September*. Cancellations that are made ninety (90) days or more prior to the arrival date will incur no penalty above a $100.00 administration fee IF WE ARE ABLE TO RE-BOOK FOR THE WEEK IN QUESTION. If we are unable to re-book for the week in question, client will forfeit the full advance payment. Cancellations made within 90 days of the arrival date forfeit the full advance payment. *Cancellations during off-season require a sixty (60) day advance notice.


Owner's cancellation policy:

Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.


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Location

15 Miles
Nearest Airport
Cherryland Capital Airport
3.5 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Karlin Inn
30 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Leland
5 Miles
Nearest Golf
Interlochen
5 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Rt. 31
3 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Karlin Inn and Hofbrau
15 Miles
Nearest Ski
Crystal Mountain
15 Metres
Nearest Beach
Front Yard

Car: Necessary

Live Theater and Music at the Interlochen Center for the Arts 5 minutes away!

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2005

About the owner: Rick and I live in Central Florida where I am a retired science educator and he is Senior Music Producer for Disney Entertainment.

Why the Owner Chose Interlochen, MI, USA:
We built our home in Interlochen, Michigan, to be close to the Interlochen Center for the Arts where Rick spent 7 summers on staff. We have come to love not only Interlochen, but all that Northwestern Michigan has to offer, especially on our beautiful lake!

The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
Two of my favorites are enjoying coffee on the front porch while listening to the loons AND floating on a raft on our beautiful lake! Our grandchildren love to tube, and the sightseeing, shopping, golfing, and restaurants in the area are amazing! We catch fish right off of the dock and make s'mores under the stars! We accept Pay Pal in addition to personal checks.


Contact us

Speaks: english

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Photos

  • Beautiful beach and lakefront for family fun!

    Beautiful beach and lakefront for family fun!

  • Beautiful deck overlooking patio, beach, and lake

    Beautiful deck overlooking patio, beach, and lake

  • Restful Wooded Garden at Maple Woods

    Restful Wooded Garden at Maple Woods

  • Kayak Fishing on Bass Lake

    Kayak Fishing on Bass Lake

  • Master Bedroom w/ King Bed, Dressing Room, Bath w/tub and shower, TV and DVD

    Master Bedroom w/ King Bed, Dressing Room, Bath w/tub and shower, TV and DVD

  • Upstairs Den with Hide-A-Bed, TV, DVD, and VCR. Perfect Get-Away!

    Upstairs Den with Hide-A-Bed, TV, DVD, and VCR. Perfect Get-Away!

  • Gorgeous Fall Color at the Cottage

    Gorgeous Fall Color at the Cottage

  • More Lake Fun!

    More Lake Fun!

  • Bass Catch 2014

    Bass Catch 2014

  • Tubing is great fun on Bass Lake!

    Tubing is great fun on Bass Lake!

  • Kayaking

    Kayaking

  • Winter is Beautiful in the Woods at the Cottage

    Winter is Beautiful in the Woods at the Cottage

  • Beautiful living room overlooking deck/lake with stone fireplace, TV, DVD.

    Beautiful living room overlooking deck/lake with stone fireplace, TV, DVD.

  • Gorgeous patio/beach w/ pedal boats, dock, fishing boat, no tramp-new swim raft!

    Gorgeous patio/beach w/ pedal boats, dock, fishing boat, no tramp-new swim raft!

  • Bass Lake 'Catch of the Day'

    Bass Lake 'Catch of the Day'

  • Kayaks, Pedal Boat, and Motorized Skiff for Lake Fun!

    Kayaks, Pedal Boat, and Motorized Skiff for Lake Fun!

  • Upstairs Bedroom with Queen Bed, trundle with 2 twins, TV

    Upstairs Bedroom with Queen Bed, trundle with 2 twins, TV

  • Third Bedroom sleeps 3+ with a queen, twin and blow-up mattress.

    Third Bedroom sleeps 3+ with a queen, twin and blow-up mattress.

  • Lake Fun for All Ages! Gradual Sloping Sandy Bottom.

    Lake Fun for All Ages! Gradual Sloping Sandy Bottom.

  • Fishing from Swim Raft at Maple Woods Cottage

    Fishing from Swim Raft at Maple Woods Cottage

  • Bass Catch 2 2014

    Bass Catch 2 2014

  • Bass Catch 3 2014

    Bass Catch 3 2014

  • Autumn Road

    Autumn Road

  • Sleeping Bear a short drive from cottage

    Sleeping Bear a short drive from cottage

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This listing was first published here in 2004.

Date last modified - Saturday, September 24, 2016

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    10
  • Bedrooms
    3
  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
    Cottage
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Member since: 2004
Speaks: english
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  • Calendar last updated 09/10/2016

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