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Getaway on Crystal Lake

Bedrooms 2
Space 1,250 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 5 - 7 nights


About the property

2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 5

This cute cottage is right across the street from beautiful Crystal Lake where you have a beach with lake access. If you have a boat, no proplem, we have a mooring buoy that holds a boat up to 30 feet in length. A public boat launch is conveniently located adjacent to the property! The open floor plan is great for family fun or entertaining. Cable TV can be found in the living room as well as in the Master Bedroom. Bright and Airy best describes the feel of the decor. The spacious Living Room has an L shaped couch with plenty of seating, expansive glass sliding doors that open to a balcony that overlooks Crystal Lake. The kitchen is fully equipped with dishes, cooking utensils, microwave, and dishwasher. Both bedrooms have their own bathroom. The 1st bedroom features a King Size Bed, large closet, flat screen TV, and an adjoining full bathroom. The second bedroom has bunk beds and a large closet. The lower bunk bed is a full size bed, and the upper bed is a single. Located on the South Shore of Crystal Lake, just a 5 minute drive to Frankfort, which has small town charm with boutique shopping, and great restaurants. Frankfort also offers a public beach on Lake Michigan next to the pier. Sleeping Bear Sand Dunes National Park, Point Betsie Lighthouse, and several spectacular golf courses are nearby.

Property Manager
Elizabeth Fry
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
March 18, 2018


Frankfort Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1250 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Lake View
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • 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 , 2 Seperate Sink Vanities
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , Single Sink Vanitiy
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 bunk bed , Bottom Bed is Full Size, Top Bed is Single Size
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services


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Getaway on Crystal Lake
average rating of 4.6923075 based on 13 reviews
Ann Arbor, MI

Nice place with great owner

  • 5 of 5

Nice clean place with lake view, could hear the waves at night (I love that!). We brought the boat and moored it out front.

There was a question I needed to contact the owner about - she was prompt in getting back to me.

The bonus was the owner's family, who lives nearby - they were amazingly kind and social.

We really enjoyed our time and are already thinking of booking next year!

  • Submitted: Aug 27, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nice place

  • 5 of 5

The Cottage was clean and perfect for my Family. We would stay here again on our return to Crystal Lake. Beautiful View from Balcony.

  • Submitted: Aug 21, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Waukesha, WI

Crystal Lake convenience

  • 4 of 5

The owner was very easy to communicate with and we felt completely prepared for our stay. It was a little surprising how busy the boat launch across the street was, but drivers seemed to be aware most of the time when we were crossing. Just be careful with small children! The house was very comfortable and we appreciated the ceiling fans in each room to help us stay cool. We love Crystal Lake!!

  • Submitted: Aug 6, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Very clean and well equipped cottage.

  • 5 of 5

Comfortable stay with some minor glitches. Owners very attentive to making our stay stress free.

  • Submitted: Jul 22, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed our vacation at Crystal Lake and our stay in this property. The lake is gorgeous and the cottage is clean and well furnished. The owner is very responsive and quick to answer any questions we had. The view of the Lake is calming and we loved opening the doors and windows to enjoy the smells and sounds of the surrounding forest.

No problems- we'll be back!

  • Submitted: Jul 18, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great place to stay!

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I stayed here with our 3 kids and it was great. We will definitely stay here again. The house has a great open layout and we had plenty of space. Being right across the street from the lake is nice because we were able to easily go out kayaking without having to load everything in the car. I highly recommend it. It's also really close to Frankfort.

  • Submitted: Jul 4, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
40 Miles
Traverse City
Nearest Barpub
3 Miles
Nearest Golf
4 Miles
Crystal Downs, Crystal Lake Golf Club, Pine Croft
Nearest Ski
12 Miles
Crystal Mountain
Nearest Beach
2 Miles
South Shore Beach
Car: necessary


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $100 + Tax
Tax Rate 6.0%

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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