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By Lake Mich. & Portage Lk Beaches, Great View, Secluded, a/C, Sleeps 19

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Lg deck w/gas fire pit & heater, overlooking Portage Lk. off glassed in porch.

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Last updated: 11/20/2016
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  • Minimum stay:2-7 nights
  • Sleeps:19
  • Bedrooms:5
  • Bathrooms:3
  • Property type:House
  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

About the Property

5 Bdrm, 3 Ba, finished basement, lakeview, by Lk MI beaches, secluded home, a/c

Secluded home with large yard surrounded by woods on hill top with a beautiful view looking out over Portage Lake. This home's main floor has 5 bedrooms and 3 baths. Living room has a sectional couch with a sofabed. Finished walkout basement has 3 sets of bunk beds and 2 futons. Basement also has pool table and dart board. Bathrooms have heat lamps. Kitchen has dishwasher, 2 refrigerators, water cooler, hot water dispenser, trash compactor,and a separate ice maker. House is air conditioned, heated, and has a washer and dryer. Glassed in porch off living room to large outdoor deck with two patio umbrella tables and a gas fire pit and gas heat lamp. Dining room has a large table capable of seating 10 people. Home is along a beautiful winding road that is great for walking, jogging, biking, and skating. You can drive, bike, or jog less than 2 miles down Portage Point Road to the Lake Michigan and Portage Lake fine sand beaches. If bringing a boat, you can rent a slip at the Portage Point Inn & Marina, found on Portage Point Road on your way to the beach. They also have kayak and paddleboard rentals, charter fishing, and sailboat charters. If you would like to rent a boat, let me know and I will give you the contact information. Several championship golf courses 6 to 20 miles away, including Arcadia Bluffs, Crystal Mountain, The Heathlands, Bear Lake County Highlands, Manistee National, Manistee Golf & Country Club, and Pinecroft. World class fishing for salmon and trout on Lake Michigan and area rivers. Portage Lake offers great fishing for Bass, Pike, Walleye, and Perch. Ask about guides and charters. Other area activities include wine tours, lighthouses, shopping opportunities in unique, upnorth towns like Frankfort, Glen Arbor, and Manistee, along M22, one the most scenic drives in America. Sleeping Bear Dunes and Traverse City are an hour away. Horseback riding is just 15 minutes away at Rock 'n' R Stables. Winter sports include skiing at Crystal Mountain Resort, snowmobiling with hundreds of miles of trails on the Benzie/Manistee system, and ice fishing on Portage Lake.

From June 28th to August 16th this home requires a weeklong, Sunday to Sunday rotation.
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Member since: 2014

Speaks: english
Response time: Within a few days
Response Rate: 90%
Calendar last updated: 11/20/2016

Property Type

  • House

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Children Welcome:

    Big yard surrounded by woods. Cannot see or hear any neighbors....moreless

Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 19, Beds for 16-19

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

    ...moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower

    ...moreless

  • Bathroom 3: toilet, shower

    ...moreless

  • Basement: shower

    Basement has a shower and a sink...moreless

  • Bathroom 5: outdoor shower

    There is an outdoor shower to spray off sand....moreless

  • There is a starter supply of toilet paper with a full roll in each bathroom in addition to whatever is left on spool. Guest will have to bring or buy additional....moreless

Entertainment

  • DVD Player
  • Pool Table
  • Television:

    Antenna that receives about 10 channels....moreless

Theme

  • Family

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

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

Location Type

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Pier Fishing
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Skiing
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • Surf Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 10 people

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided:

    Bed linens are provided. Guest must bring their own bath towels and beach towels....moreless

  • Living Room:

    Sofabed...moreless

  • Parking:

    Plenty of parking space....moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    Guests supplies their own laundry soap....moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker:

    Filters supplied but guests brings the coffee....moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher:

    One box of dishwasher soap supplied....moreless

  • Kitchen:

    Fully stocked including dish towels and dish rags. We supply one roll of paper towels and guests will have to acquire any additional paper towels if needed....moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator:

    There are two refrigerators in the kitchen, each with a freezer compartment....moreless

  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Deck / Patio:

    Two patio umbrella tables and chairs. Gas fire pit and gas heat lamp....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Fall Rates
Sep 5 - Jun 14, 2017
2 night min stay
$495
$2,895
Early Summer
Jun 15 - Jul 1, 2017
3 night min stay
$525
$2,995
Summer Rates
Jul 2 - Aug 19, 2017
7 night min stay

$3,295

Changeover Day: Sunday

Late Summer Rates
Aug 20 - Sep 3, 2017
3 night min stay
$525
$2,995
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$495
$2,895

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Cleaning Fee $200
  • Pet Fee $175
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $400
  • Tax Rate 6%

Notes:

Cancellation Policy: Deposit in full is cancelled 90 days or more in advance. Less than 90 days, no refund.

from mid June 28th to August 16th the home rotates Sunday to Sunday.

1. Smoking: Smoking is not allowed indoors on the Property. Smoking is allowed outside only.

2. Overnight Stay and Occupants of the Property: People other than those in the Guest party set forth above may not stay overnight in the Property. Guest shall be solely responsible for all persons on the Property during their rental of the Property.

3. Disclaimer and Indemnification: Guest agrees to hold harmless and indemnify Homeowner from any and all:

1) claims; or

2) damages to Guest or to Guest’s invitees arising from any accidents, injuries, illness, or intentional acts by Guest or Guest’s invitees that occur on the Property. Homeowner is not responsible for the loss of personal belongings or valuables of the Guest or any of Guest’s invitees. By accepting this rental reservation, it is agreed that Guest is expressly assuming the risk of any harm or claims arising from Guest’s or Guest’s invitees’ use of the Property. Notwithstanding the above, Homeowner shall not be released from liability associated with Homeowner’s intentional acts.

4. Property Condition and Damage: Guest agrees to keep the Property and all its furnishings in good and clean condition. Guest agrees to be responsible for any damage caused to the Property by Guest’s invitees and further agrees to promptly report to Homeowner or Homeowner’s representative any damage to the Property. Guest agrees to be responsible for and reimburse Homeowner for any such repairs as are necessary to restore the Property to its original condition.

5. Personal Property of Guest and Invitees: Guest shall immediately remove all of Guest’s and their invitees’ personal property from the Property at the end of the rental period. Property not removed by Guest within twenty-four (24) hours after such expiration or termination shall be c


Manager's cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 90 days before arrival date.


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Last updated: 11/20/2016
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Location

10 Miles
Nearest Airport
Manistee Blacker
2 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Shirleys in Onekama
50 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Ludington- Badger to Manitawac, WI
5 Miles
Nearest Golf
Arcadia Bluffs or The Heathlands
4 Miles
Nearest Motorway
US31
2 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
The Glenwood
20 Miles
Nearest Ski
Crytal Mountain
2 Miles
Nearest Beach
Lake Michigan & Portage Lake

Car: Not Necessary

Home is located just off M22, designated by National Geographic, as one of the most scenic drives in America traversing along Lake Michigan coastline through orchards, wineries, lighthouses, and quaint towns offering unique shopping and eating opportunities. There are six championship golf courses in our county alone. World class fishing on lakes and streams. Guides are available. Within a couple of miles you walk onto one of the best stretches of sandy beaches in the world.

 

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Speaks: english
Response time: Within a few days
Response Rate: 90%
Calendar last updated: 11/20/2016

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Photos

  • Lg deck w/gas fire pit & heater, overlooking Portage Lk. off glassed in porch.

    Lg deck w/gas fire pit & heater, overlooking Portage Lk. off glassed in porch.

  • Glassed in porch

    Glassed in porch

  • Large dining room table with seating for 10.

    Large dining room table with seating for 10.

  • Glassed in porch between living room and outdoor deck.

    Glassed in porch between living room and outdoor deck.

  • Three sets of bunkbeds in basement game room. Also 2 futons.

    Three sets of bunkbeds in basement game room. Also 2 futons.

  • Bedroom with full bed. There are 3 full baths.

    Bedroom with full bed. There are 3 full baths.

  • Bedroom with 2 twin beds.

    Bedroom with 2 twin beds.

  • This Lake Michigan beach 2 miles from home. Beautiful sunsets & beach bonfires.

    This Lake Michigan beach 2 miles from home. Beautiful sunsets & beach bonfires.

  • A relaxing day tubing down the Platte River. Area tubing, kayak, and canoe trips

    A relaxing day tubing down the Platte River. Area tubing, kayak, and canoe trips

  • Charter fishing on Lake Michigan. Get on board just a couple miles from home.

    Charter fishing on Lake Michigan. Get on board just a couple miles from home.

  • Skiing at Crystal Mountain under 30 minutes away.

    Skiing at Crystal Mountain under 30 minutes away.

  • Jumping off pier at Lake Michigan beach.

    Jumping off pier at Lake Michigan beach.

  • Kitchen w/2 refrigerators, hot water dispenser, garbage compact, ice machine.

    Kitchen w/2 refrigerators, hot water dispenser, garbage compact, ice machine.

  • Living room with a sofabed.

    Living room with a sofabed.

  • Basement great room

    Basement great room

  • Bedroom with a queen bed. Bedrooms not showing has a full bed. Three full baths.

    Bedroom with a queen bed. Bedrooms not showing has a full bed. Three full baths.

  • One of five bedrooms. This one with a full.

    One of five bedrooms. This one with a full.

  • Kids playing in the shallows just off the beach.

    Kids playing in the shallows just off the beach.

  • Beach campfire roasting marshmellows.

    Beach campfire roasting marshmellows.

  • Golf at Arcadia Bluffs, The Heathlands, Manistee Nat'l., just to name a few.

    Golf at Arcadia Bluffs, The Heathlands, Manistee Nat'l., just to name a few.

  • World class fishing on one of the many area rivers. Fishing guides available.

    World class fishing on one of the many area rivers. Fishing guides available.

  • Hundreds of miles of snowmobile trails on Benzie/Manistee Snowbird trail system.

    Hundreds of miles of snowmobile trails on Benzie/Manistee Snowbird trail system.

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This listing was first published here in 2014.

Date last modified - Thursday, December 08, 2016

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