Suttons Bay Sandy Beach Waterfront Cottage Walk to Town!

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Last updated: 10/14/2016
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  • Minimum stay:2-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Best beach in Suttons Bay! This charming updated cottage is directly on a sugar sand beach and is walking distance to restaurants, a movie theater, shops, gym, yoga, and galleries. A perfect spot for families with children or couples. The house has 2 kayaks, 2 bikes, and a gas grill for your use. A public park with a playground is just a short walk down the beach. The wonderful TART trail passes nearby and is paved all the way to Traverse City. Sleeping Bear Sand Dunes National Park is a short drive away and all of Leelanau County's attractions are at your fingertips (wineries, golf, charter fishing, breweries, quaint shopping towns, boat tours, etc). Suttons Bay is just 15 miles from Traverse City with its full service airport and many popular attractions including the National Cherry Festival, Film Festival, Comedy festival, many micro-breweries and wineries!
Our cottage:
Master bedroom- 1 queen bed w/ water view
Guest bedroom- 2 twin beds (bunk bed)
Library bedroom-1 queen sofa bed
2 Bathrooms - full with shower
Kitchen - updated, open concept layout with a view of the lake! New granite counters (not yet pictured), dishwasher, microwave, refrigerator, fully equipped for cooking!
Gas Grill.
Washer and dryer available
Flat screen TV with basic cable
Wireless Internet
Wood burning stove
Deck with deck furniture and outdoor fireplace
2 Kayaks, small rowboat, life jackets, 2 bikes
Our Village:
Movie theater
Ice Cream
Fine dining/farm to table
Pubs/outdoor space
Public trails for biking, hiking
Bike rental, kayak, paddle board rental
Playground down the beach

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Property Type

  • House

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:


  • Children Welcome:

    great gentle shallow sandy water for children of all ages....moreless

  • Limited Accessibility
  • Non Smoking Only:

    Strict policy on entire property inside and out....moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5, Beds for 5

  • Bedroom 1


  • Bedroom 2


  • Bedroom 3: 1 queen, 1 sleep sofa /futon

    A special library bedroom with private full bath....moreless

  • Additional loft with queen sleeper sofa has a ladder access.

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms


  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library


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


  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Beachfront:

    Beautiful sandy beach no rocks!...moreless

  • Lakefront:

    steps to clear lake michigan water...moreless

  • Waterfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Sailing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis


  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining:

    High chair is a wooden older one Outdoor dining table also available on deck...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 5 people


  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided


  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen:

    new granite and stainless sink...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf:

    10 minute drive to a 18 hole professional course...moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis:

    nearby park with courts...moreless



Write a review 4.9
from 11 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Colors Fall 2016
Oct 2 - Nov 5, 2016
3 night min stay
spring 2017
Apr 15 - Jun 3, 2017
4 night min stay
June 2017
Jun 4 - Jun 30, 2017
7 night min stay

high season 2017
Jul 1 - Sep 2, 2017
7 night min stay

fall 2017
Sep 3 - Oct 31, 2017
4 night min stay
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Cleaning $150
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
  • Taxes Not included


Maximum occupancy is 5.No smoking on entire property. This will be strictly enforced. Owner will pay for snow removal and garbage pickup.

Owner's cancellation policy:

100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.

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Last updated: 10/14/2016
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Owner info

About the owner: We're not good at talking about ourselves. However, we know people who are good at it. Anyway, here goes... our Windrush Beach House has been in our family for many generations and is a real jewel. Enjoy!

Why the Owner Chose Suttons Bay, MI, USA:
Very few cottages in Suttons Bay have a sandy beach with no rocks and we are lucky to be one that has a beautiful beach. We are also an easy walk to town.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
This is not you typical rental with a private library and beautiful finishes that make you feel right at home.

Contact us

Speaks: english, spanish



  • your own private sandy beach!

    your own private sandy beach!

  • Sunrise view of the private sugar sand beach.  Taken from deck of the house.

    Sunrise view of the private sugar sand beach. Taken from deck of the house.

  • Our neighborhood

    Our neighborhood

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This listing was first published here in 2014.

Date last modified - Friday, October 21, 2016

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Suttons Bay, MI, USA #567064

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