Family Friendly Home Away from Home(4 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:3-263 nights
- Property type:Cottage
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:No
About the Property
4 Bed 1.5 Bath With Additional Bunk Beds, Couches, With Extra Beachfront
Great swimming in clear blue waters with sandy beach facing South and dock to lay out and soak up the sun in chairs provided. Feel free to bring your boat (launch at public launch around the corner) and anchor it out in front to enjoy tubing, skiing, and drives around the lake with wake hours of 11a-7:30p. Enjoy evenings around the fire pit roasting marshmallows and hotdogs right on the beach. Wood available for purchase at various locations around the lake. Canoe and rowboat available for fishing and playing in the water. **2 Fishing Kayaks ; and 2 lightweight Kayaks are available for rent - ask owner for details ($50/kayak/week)
Kitchen has electric stove, full size refrigerator, and Bosch dishwasher. Outside gas grill. Enclosed front porch with overhead fans, room fans (no A/C)
The cottage has fully updated with new paint, and flooring in all rooms in 2016
2 Outdoor picnic tables on cement patio, indoor dining tables seats 16.
Bath towels and linens will be provided. Prefer renters to use washer and dryer for linens only due to septic system, an additional load, ok.
Grocery store and gas station just minutes down the road for any last minute needs.
Jones Homemade Ice Cream downtown Baldwin is 10 miles away and always a hit!
Plenty of parking for you and your family.
Internet and Verizon wireless booster, and Roku TV
90 minutes from Grand Rapids, 45 minutes to Ludington and Lake Michigan, 1 hour to Traverse City for shopping and site-seeing. Nearby trails for hiking and biking through state forest. Walking distance to Big Star Lake Chapel.
We love our cottage and know you will too, it has been in the family for generations and we can't wait for you to experience the best of Big Star!
All we ask is that you respect our neighbors, enjoy responsibly, and take care of the place we love and cherish.
Check in at 3:00 pm, Check out 11:00 am
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Member since: 2014
- 1900 sq. ft.
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Minimum Age Limit For Renters:
- Children Welcome:
- Non Smoking Only
- Pets Not Allowed
Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12, Beds for 8-12
Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom, 1 Half Bathroom
- Away From It All
- Sports & Activities
Local Services & Businesses
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Scenic Drives
- Wildlife Viewing
- Golf Course Front:
- Lake View:
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Freshwater Fishing
- Jet Skiing
- Water Tubing
- Dining Area
- Seating for 12 people
- Clothes Dryer:
- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided:
- Living Room:
- Coffee Maker:
- Dishes & Utensils:
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Fall/Winter, (no Fri/Sat nite)
Sep 6 - May 26, 2017
263 night min stay
Sep 17 - Dec 31, 2016
3 night min stay
Early Summer 2017
May 29 - Jun 30, 2017
4 night min stay
Jul 7 - Aug 25, 2017
7 night min stay
Changeover Day: Friday
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Refundable Damage Deposit $200
Check in time: 3 pm
Check out time: 11 am
You can pay by check or paypal: paypal.me/GraceDatema
No refund if cancellation less than 30 days prior.
50% of rent due upon booking reservation and the remainder is due 90 days prior to rental date and Security deposit of $200. Deposits will be forfeited if reservation is cancelled less than 30 days prior to reservation date or terms of lease are not met. Cash/Check or Paypal - thanks!
Owner's cancellation policy:
100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Big Star, Hunting, Golfing and ORV Trails
Year Purchased: 2015
Why the Owner Chose Baldwin, MI, USA:
Family owned for generations purchased during WWII era, built current cottage in 1980s, bi-level cottage with master upstairs. South facing cottage showcases the most of sunny Michigan days
The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
Cottage is well supplied with Kitchen utensils, tools for outdoor cooking, linens, and personal care items. Easy travel - just bring your personal items, food, paper products, and beach towels!
- Primary: 616.403.5844 Hours: 7am-8:30pm
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open dining area
enclosed front porch
upstairs bathroom with shower
downstairs bedroom, full bed
downstairs bedroom, full bed
downstairs bedroom, queen bed
under the front porch storage, grill
refrigerator, dishwasher, electric oven, plenty of dishes and cookware
additional dining area
enclosed front porch, couch pulls out to queen sized bed
upstairs bedroom queen bed
downstairs half bathroom
outdoor picnic table
This listing was first published here in 2014.
Date last modified - Tuesday, December 06, 2016
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