Camp Tosebo is the Perfect Family Getaway!(5 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:7 nights
- Property type:Lodge
- Pets considered:Ask Owner
- Wheel chair accessible:N/A
About the Property
Camp Tosebo Offers An 8 Bedroom Inn; A 3 Bedroom Cottage; And A 1 Room Studio.
Nestled on the southern shores of pristine Portage Lake and surrounded by 50 acres of protected forest, step right out your door for an abundance of activity; swimming, boating, fishing, kayaking, canoeing, hiking, biking ,tennis, cross country skiing, snow shoeing and more. Take a short drive and enjoy world class golf, breathtaking scenery, downhill skiing, the best of the Michigan wine country, casinos, fine dining, and numerous shopping opportunities. In any season Camp Tosebo and it's three unique lodging options will meet and exceed your expectations.
The Clubhouse- is an 1893 Victorian landmark (renovated in the mid-1990's) that easily accommodates 17 guests. With 8 bedrooms, 7 ½ bathrooms, a commercial kitchen, a large living room, library, game room, and dining hall, this house allows your group to create memories together in spacious comfort. Added amenities include antique claw foot tubs, high quality linens and down comforters, stone fireplace, covered porch, and much more. Add the Clubhouse apartment to your rental and sleep 6 more!
The Welcome House- built in 1910, the Welcome House is a two-story cottage that comfortably sleeps 10-12 people with a main floor master bedroom and bath, 2 bedrooms with a bath upstairs and a couch that converts to a bed in the living room. Ideal as a vacation rental for a family, this charming cottage is equipped with a fully stocked kitchen, living room with a brick fireplace, dining room, three bedrooms, down comforters, screened in sitting porch, campfire pit, and more.
The Trunk House- Named after its original role as a storehouse for Tosebo campers' steamer trunks, the Trunk House sleeps 2-3 in a large one room studio with vaulted ceilings, living and dining areas, queen size bed & twin bed, claw foot tub & shower, and kitchenette. Its rustic charm will bring you back for years to come.
Attention: There are currently 2016 summer weeks available at the Trunk House.
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Member since: 2014
- 6000 sq. ft.
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Housekeeper Included
- Events Allowed
- Long-Term Renters Welcome
Bedrooms: 15 Bedrooms, Sleeps 43, Beds for 43
Bathrooms: 10 Bathrooms, 2 Half Bathrooms
- Camp Tosebo is an ideal location for outdoor enthusiasts, and especially large gatherings of friends and family. We are an excellent location for family reunions, wedding ceremonies and receptions, corporate retreats, fishing and golfing trips, birthday parties, and other occasions that call for a relaxed, unique setting....moreless
- Game Room:
- Away From It All
- Sports & Activities
- Tourist Attractions
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Live Theater
- Winery Tours
Local Services & Businesses
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Eco Tourism
- Gambling Casinos
- Horseback Riding
- Miniature Golf
- Paddle Boating
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
Camp Tosebo offers a private sandy beach on beautiful Portage Lake. Private guest dock and boat moorings are available. Access Lake Michigan through channel. Swimming, fishing, boating, sunbathing....moreless
Camp Tosebo offers a variety of lodging options on its 50 acre site. Recreational opportunities abound, including tennis, mini-golf, basketball, volleyball, tetherball, playground, and campfire area....moreless
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Basketball Court
- Cross Country Skiing
- Fly Fishing
- Freshwater Fishing
- Jet Skiing
- Mountain Biking
- Pier Fishing
- Water Skiing
- Dining Area
- Seating for 40 people
- Air Conditioning
- Linens Provided:
- Living Room
- Towels Provided
- Coffee Maker
- Dishes & Utensils
- Deck / Patio
- Housekeeper Included
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My Standard Rate
7 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Tax Rate 6%
Pricing shown is for entire property high season.All cottages are available for separate rentals.Clubhouse/apartment high season is $5525 per week.Welcome House is $1,750 per week.Trunk House is $725 per week.Rustic Cabins (sleeps up to 14 $450 per week) Email email@example.com or call Martha at 616.644.8239 for details, and pricing on all off season, event, and flexible rentals.Contact us for refund policy.
Owner's cancellation policy:
Policy available by contacting owner when booking
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Come on up north and experience the simplicity of life at Camp Tosebo, surrounded by natural beauty, history and full of amenities. Tosebo offers rental accommodations for couples, families and groups in every season. Enjoy the outdoor splendor and indoor relaxation of Camp Tosebo, with a myriad of 'up North' activities at your doorstep.
Nestled on the southern shores of pristine Portage Lake and surrounded by 50 acres of protected forest, step right out your door for an abundance of activity; swimming, boating, fishing, kayaking, canoeing, hiking, biking ,tennis, cross country skiing, snow shoeing and more. Maybe just catch up on some good reading in front of a roaring fire? In any season Camp Tosebo will meet or exceed your expectations.
The Clubhouse-is an 1893 Victorian landmark that easily accommodates 17 guests. With 9 bedrooms and 7 ½ bathrooms, a stocked kitchen a chef would enjoy, a large living room, library, game room, and dining hall, this house allows your group to enjoy creating memories together in spacious comfort.
Added amenities include antique claw foot tubs, high quality linens and down comforters, stone fireplace, covered porch, and much more.
The Welcome House- Built in 1910, the Welcome House is a two-story cottage that comfortably sleeps 10-12 people with a main floor master bedroom and bath, 2 bedrooms with a bath upstairs and a couch that converts to a bed in the living room. Ideal as a vacation rental for a family, this charming cottage is equipped with a fully stocked kitchen, living room with a brick fireplace, dining room, three bedrooms, down comforters, and more.
The Trunk House- Named after its original role as a storehouse for campers' clothing, the Trunk House sleeps 2-3 in a large one room studio with vaulted ceilings, living and dining areas, queen size bed & twin bed, claw foot tub & shower, and kitchenette. Its rustic charm will bring you back for years to come.
A visit to Camp Tosebo is a true up north in the Michigan woods experience!
Year Purchased: 2004
About the owner: Camp Tosebo is owned and operated by a group of friends and family that love northern Michigan and its natural beauty. We purchased the Camp to preserve its historic value, placing the majority of the property in a conservation easement to insure that this special place will be enjoyed by generations to come. Several of us live on the property and enjoy getting to meet and befriend our guests.
Why the Owner Chose Manistee, MI, USA:
Our group has had family ties to Portage Lake and Camp Tosebo for over 50 years. One of our owners was a Tosebo camper 'back in the day', and leads our effort to preserve camp artifacts and the history of our special place. Camp Tosebo continues to weave it's magic with the many guests that return again and again with their family and friends. We hope to welcome you and yours to the Tosebo clan!
The Unique Benefits at this Lodge:
Come prepared to relax! With its charm and 'back in time' ambiance, you will experience the same feeling that we got when we first walked through these well preserved historic homes and beautiful northern Michigan forest trails. A short stroll through historic Red Park takes you to our sandy beach on the fresh clear waters of Portage Lake. Lake Michigan is accessed easily by a short boat ride through the channel, or a short drive to nearby public beaches. We are active people and enjoy boating, fishing, swimming, golf, tennis, hiking, mushrooming, gardening, and socializing. If this sounds like you, you'll love Camp Tosebo!
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Welcome to Camp Tosebo!
Water fun on Portage Lake.
Enjoy the 6 burner Viking range and facilities to cook for large groups.
The Clubhouse library is stocked with novels and books on northern Michigan.
Lots of hills and trails for the nature lover.
The kitchen at the Welcome House.
The living room and fireplace at the Welcome House.
Another lovely day at the Tosebo beach.
The Trunk House is a big studio in the woods.
The Trunk House features a queen and single bed.
Lots of room to run around up on the Hill. A great spot for your wedding!
The Clubhouse at Tosebo. Sleeps up to 23 people, with lots of elbow room!
The Clubhouse is fully furnished. All linens provided.
Gather the gang around the fireplace at the Clubhouse.
Relax in one of our vintage claw foot tubs.
Welcome to the Welcome House!
Relax on the screened porch at the Welcome House.
The bunk room at the Welcome House. Two other bedrooms are not pictured.
The Trunk House.
Trunk House kitchenette.
Trunk House bathroom.
Our rustic cabins are available as part of a main house rental.
This listing was first published here in 2014.
Date last modified - Thursday, December 08, 2016
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