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Beautiful Four Bedroom Homestead Condo on Stunning Sleeping Bear Bay, Lake MI

Bedrooms 4
Space 2,500 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights


About the property

4 bedroom, 3 bath on Sleeping Bear Bay, now booking for Summer/Fall 2018

This beautiful, comfortable and immaculate condo is located just a few steps from the sand and beach of Sleeping Bear Bay and its gorgeous sunsets every night of the year. This condo boasts a three level porch and deck, four bedrooms and three full baths over two floors and plenty of living space to enjoy all the condo, beach and surrounding area have to offer. We look forward to sharing our vacation home with you for a vacation you will remember for years to come.

The master bedroom on the main floor has a queen bed and jetted tub in the attached full bath for a relaxing soak at the end of the day. The guest room on the main floor also has a queen bed and full bath across the hall. The upstairs and downstairs living areas include cable TV, plenty of open space and dining areas, and the two downstairs bedrooms each have twin beds, with an additional double bed in one room. Full bath downstairs as well.

The condo is stocked with games and a collection of movies to watch on the flat screen TV. The dining room table seats 8, a great place for family dinners, card games or enjoying the gorgeous Lake Michigan view while you drink your coffee. The kitchen is well stocked with all the essentials needed to cook any meal, and the gas grill on the deck makes dinners quick and easy to prepare. Condo also has washer and dryer, WIFI Internet, linens and towels (please bring your own beach towels), deck furniture, and beach chairs and toys.

Please see the Other Activities section for an overview of the many ways to enjoy your stay. Come experience all the Sleeping Beach Dunes National Lakeshore, Glen Arbor and the Leelanau Peninsula have to offer -- truly a beautiful gem of the Great Lakes!

More Details

Cynthia Cole and Sally Cole-Misch
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
October 29, 2017

About Cynthia Cole and Sally Cole-Misch

This attractive condo was purchased and decorated by the family, including our mother and grandmother. Our children have enjoyed this condo since childhood and now are bringing their children up. We enjoy being out in nature and love to hike and ride on the peninsula's many trails, beaches and parks, as well as the towns and of course our own beach! For us it is the perfect home away from home.

Cynthia Cole and Sally Cole-Misch purchased this condo in 1985

Why Cynthia Cole and Sally Cole-Misch chose Glen Arbor

This condo is a family place, loved by its owners, and we would like you to also have the wonderful time we have had over the years. This is great place to make family memories that will last a lifetime. The people of Glen Arbor and the surrounding areas are welcoming and will make you feel at home. This area of Michigan is a gift to all who visit there and we hope you enjoy being in its midst.

What makes this condo unique

The area is unique in its beauty and was voted as the 'Most Beautiful Place in America' by Good Morning America! All of us agree with this sentiment and love to be part of it year round. The first floor location is great for carrying in groceries and luggage and for 'older' knees. This is a warm and welcoming condo that we truly feel you will love as much as we do!

Guestbook comments from the owner

We had a great time. The view was beautiful. The condo was very clean and had everything we needed. The grill was great.
Jul 2016
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Glen Arbor Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • building
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2500 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed ...
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beachfront ...
  • Lakefront ...
  • Resort ...
  • Waterfront
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Master Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower , jetted tub
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Master Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 3 twin/ single
    Bedroom 4 - 1 double , 1 twin/ single
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • skiing
  • snorkeling
  • snowboarding
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
The Homestead Resort offers a spa, exercise facilities, ski school, golf school and course, and weekly storytelling at the campfire. Please see information in Other Activities below for other ways to enjoy your stay. NOTE: we are not connected to the Homestead's non-public amenities, such as pools and tennis courts.


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Beautiful Four Bedroom Homestead Condo on Stunning Sleeping Bear Bay, Lake MI
average rating of 4.75 based on 19 reviews

Beautiful Setting

  • 5 of 5

The unit was very spacious and clean. To be able to walk out the back door to the beach was very convenient or sit on the back patio was very relaxing!

  • Submitted: Jul 19, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Clarkston, mi

Absolutely beautiful place to stay!!

  • 5 of 5

I couldn't of asked for a better vacation spot! The place was clean and comfortable with plenty of amenities. Glen Arbor was a close drive or bike ride away along with the Sleeping Bear Dunes, hiking trails, and much more. The beach was right there so it was easy to get to. I loved that it was tucked back a bit in the homestead, seemed like a secret oasis. My favorite part was the view, you could see the sunset every night under Lake Michigan! You can tell the owners love and care for their place. I will definetly be taking my family back there again!!

  • Submitted: Nov 25, 2016
  • Stayed: October 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Delightful week for our family, once again!

  • 5 of 5

Wanted to thank you for a delightful week at your vacation home in South Beach. Everything was great, weather was basically perfect. If you have a week available next July, we'd be interested in returning for another year to Unit 12. Thank you!

  • Submitted: Nov 21, 2016
  • Stayed: July 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Very comfortable, amazing sunsets

  • 5 of 5

Our entire family enjoyed our time in your condo at Glen Arbor. We were very comfortable and enjoyed the surrounding towns, but always rushed back to make sure we could see the wonderful sunsets. The condo was clean and ready for us when we arrived. Thanks for the opportunity to visit.

  • Submitted: Nov 16, 2016
  • Stayed: June 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Richmond, VA

Great family vacation!

  • 5 of 5

The accommodations met our needs and more, and the location was great. Many thanks for opening your beach house condo for others to enjoy PURE Michigan!

  • Submitted: Nov 16, 2016
  • Stayed: July 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Very nice vacation for our group, once again

  • 5 of 5

Our group had a great time again this year, very nice place. Perfect for four couples who want to relax amongst the fall colors and enjoy the spectacular view. Thanks once again.

  • Submitted: Nov 16, 2016
  • Stayed: October 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
25 Miles
Traverse City Airport
Nearest Barpub
2 Miles
Art's Tavern
Nearest Ferry
20 Miles
Leland Ferry to North and South Manitou Islands
Nearest Golf
1 Miles
The Homestead Resort
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
Western Avenue Grill
Nearest Ski
1 Miles
The Homestead Resort
Nearest Beach
3 Metres
Lake Michigan

Welcome! There are so many activities to enjoy amidst the spectacular beauty of Sleeping Bear National Lakeshore and the Bay, which is right outside your door. Hike the more than 20 trails in the Lakeshore Park, climb the dunes or tour the dunes via the beautiful Pierce Stocking Drive. Ride bikes throughout the Homestead Resort, into Glen Arbor and on the Heritage bike trail to the Dunes and even on to the town of Empire. Enjoy the restaurants, shops and galleries of Glen Arbor and nearby Leland, the oldest fishing town in Michigan, where you can also take a ferry out to North and South Manitou Islands. Both towns have weekly farmer's markets and fun Fourth of July parades. Grab some tubes and float or kayak the Crystal River, choose from several golfing options nearby, as well as wineries for touring. And best of all, grab a chair and towel and revel in the beauty of the beach and Lake Michigan just a few steps from the deck. Welcome and enjoy!


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $500
Tax Rate 6.0%

Weekly summer rentals are from Saturday to Saturday. Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed by owners.

A 50% nonrefundable deposit and $500 refundable damage deposit due at booking. Remaining due 30 days prior to arrival.
Reservations cancelled 60 days or more prior to reserved arrival, all rental deposits returned. Reservations cancelled up to 30 days prior to reserved arrival, all rental monies refunded less 50% deposit. No refunds with cancellations less than 30 days. Checks only.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.

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