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Beautiful Lakefront Vacation Home - Lem's Paradise

Bedrooms 2
Space 1,800 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 4 nights


About the property

2 Bedroom, 2 Bath, sleeps 6

This wonderful Lake Huron waterfront property is a jewel! It's located on 5 acres with 330 feet of frontage on beautiful Lake Huron, just 5 minutes west of Mackinaw City. You can enjoy the peace and solitude of this lovely property or be in town in 5 minutes for your nightly ice cream cone. It features 2 bedrooms plus a queen size sleeper sofa and will accommodate up to 6 guests. The home is expansive with 1800 sf of comfort and comes equipped with everything you need to enjoy a relaxing Northern Michigan vacation. It has a large eat-in kitchen with a breakfast bar for family gatherings. There is a nice natural stone wood-burning fireplace to take the chill off the northern Michigan evenings and lots of outdoor space. There are 2 decks, a fire pit, picnic tables and outdoor seating areas for enjoying picnics or sunbathing. The spacious yard overlooks Mackinac Island and the Mackinac Bridge. The view is spectacular! There is also an adorable beachfront cottage (Million Dollar View) on the property that may be rented as well to allow for extra guests. There is also "Little Lem's" and Lem's #2 available if you have a large family or want to plan a family reunion. The beach is rocky and we recommend water shoes. This vacation home is super clean and comfortable and is sure to provide the relaxing family vacation you are looking for. Bring your bikes and canoes/kayaks. There is a 60+ mile bike/hiking trail across the road from the cottage and you can easily launch your canoe or kayak from the waterfront.

Property Manager
Diane Moreno, Manager
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
July 26, 2017


Cheboygan House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1800 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 15:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Lakefront ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , jetted tub
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double , Futon
  • Queen sleeper sofa in Living Room
  • DVD Player
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • skiing
  • snorkeling
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Property is located across the street from the Mackinaw City to Cheboygan Bike Trail.


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(12 traveler reviews)

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Beautiful Lakefront Vacation Home - Lem's Paradise
average rating of 4.4166665 based on 12 reviews

2nd sister Getaway

  • 5 of 5

It was a beautiful place to stay and would recommend to anyone interested. Very spacious and very clean. Close to Mackinaw City for going to town but just far enough to be in the country on the water. When we were there, many pockets of rain, but the last day, we caught the most beautiful sunrise. Us 5 sisters enjoyed ourselves. Definitely would go again.

  • Submitted: Aug 14, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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This property is paradise! You're close to Mackinaw City but not in the crowds and busyness!

  • 5 of 5

You have a peaceful and gorgegous view! The house is very comfortable and beautiful! We stayed there with our three teenage daughters, one is in a wheelchair; the house was very comfortable and open to handle her chair and moving her around!! We loved being away from the chaos of the hotels but loved being only 6 miles from everything!! We would recommend this property, highly!!

  • Submitted: Aug 12, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Paradise cottage

  • 5 of 5

It was wonderful. We enjoyed our stay very much. The house was very clean, nice, comfortable and well furnished. We could see the lake from the living area; very relaxing & beautiful. We also enjoyed seeing the hummingbirds feed. We enjoyed our walks down to the lake/water from the cottage. The scenery was outstanding, It is conveniently close to Mackinaw City where we enjoyed eating, shopping & walking.

  • Submitted: Jul 24, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Bridge walk weekend

  • 4 of 5

A very enjoyable stay, which would have been a 5 star except for a couple of small problems. A very strong 4 star and we are booking again for next year.

  • Submitted: Sep 14, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wonderful vacation home!

  • 4 of 5

This place is wonderful - right on Lake Huron, view of the bridge, fire pit, outdoor grilling, plenty of places to sit outside and inside, lovely. I would have given it 5, even 6 stars, but it needs a tiny bit of upkeep - faucets leaking, floors uneven (a bit problematic for older guests...), etc. But all in all, a wonderful choice!

  • Submitted: Sep 3, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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relaxed vacationer

  • 5 of 5

I really loved this place. The property truly is in paradise. First of all, the house is very clean and smells fresh. The kitchen has plenty of counter space and is well stocked with whatever you would need. The back room has a beautiful view of the property which includes looking out onto Lake Huron. Also, you can hear the waves at night in the back bedroom.

I enjoyed the beach and read a book while down there. Plus, the water was warm and a pretty blue. I forgot my swim suit though. Darn! Oh, I did get to watch the big barges and freighters go by too as well as enjoyed my view of the Mackinaw Bridge and Mackinaw Island.

I did enjoy jogging on the North Central Trail which has an access point directly across the street from the driveway. I got a 40 minute run in while enjoying nature and being off the road.

I liked being close to both Mackinaw City and Cheboygan while being away from the crowds and hustle bustle of being in the city. There was plenty of peace and quiet plus privacy.

I will for sure return, this weekend went way too quickly.

Thanks Diane for all that you did and for providing me with such a nice getaway.

  • Submitted: Aug 2, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
15 Miles
Pellston Airport
Nearest Ferry
5 Miles
Sheplers Ferry
Nearest Golf
5 Miles
Mackinaw Golf Club
Nearest Motorway
0.5 Miles
US 23
Nearest Restaurant
5 Miles
Multiple in Mackinaw City
Nearest Ski
30 Miles
Boyne Mountain
Car: necessary


Rates & Availability

Cheboygan House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Peak Season
Jun 10 2017 - Sep 9 2017
2 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 5 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest
Labor Day Weekend
Sep 1 2017 - Sep 4 2017
4 night minimum stay
Flat fee
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 5 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $200
Cleaning Fee $150 + Tax
Tax Rate 6.0%

Check in is 3pm, check out is 10am
There is an additional fee of $20/night per person for over 6 guests which may not be indicated on your quote.
Pets are not allowed.
$50/hour extra charge for late check outs.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund
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