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Updated Cottage - Kid Play Cabin - Kayaks - On Bass Lake - 10 min from Downtown

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms1
Space 750 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

3 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 8

NEW FOR 2016! (Updated photos to come later)

- New Weber Spirit Grill

- New Retro Kitchen table and chairs

- Deck Dock on water (replaces wooden dock in photos) with wide area with chairs for sitting on over the water. (This is shared with one neighbor - however they do not rent and are only up occasionally.)

This is our family cottage that we completely renovated in 2008. We have decided to rent it during the times that we are not able to enjoy it. If you are looking for a place close to Traverse City that is on a quiet lake - this is your place! This is a part of a small resort that also has a few other cottages for rent.

This cozy cottage has 3 bedrooms and one bathroom. There is bedding for 11 people, however it is probably most comfortable for a family of 6. A nice open floor plan with a kitchen, dining area and living room. There is a very large deck that has three seating areas for dining as well as adirondack chairs for relaxing. There is also a fire pit area with a swing and chairs. We also have 4 single kayaks and a 2 person paddle boat that is yours to use free of charge. For those with kids, we also have a kid cabin that they will enjoy. (Adults may also enjoy the top deck of that as well for a beautiful view of the lake while drinking your morning coffee.) Please note that there is no internet or air conditioning. We do have satellite TV new as of 2015.

There are so many fun things to do in the Traverse City area.

Very near the cottage are several choices:

- Boones Long Lake Inn

- Moomers Ice Cream

- Interlochen

Traverse City is just a short driver away and offers downtown shopping, several restaurants and waterfront.

There are also many cute towns along the peninsula as well as wineries and casinos. You will not be disappointed in this area!

More Details

Owner
Lisa King
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
September 17, 2017

About Lisa King

Kevin has been spending his summers on Bass Lake at his best friend's family cottage since he was young. As a family we have vacationed in the Traverse City many times and have fell in love with the area.

Lisa King purchased this cottage in 2008

Why Lisa King chose Northwest

We had an opportunity to buy this small resort with a few other partners and we each renovated the cabins that we chose. It has been enjoyable to watch the place transform into our own little paradise. We love how close it is to Traverse City, yet so quiet and peaceful.

What makes this cottage unique

Our cottage is only 2-1/2 hours from our home, so it makes it easy to make a quick weekend getaway trip. We love all the unique things that Traverse City has to offer.

Amenities

Traverse City Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 750 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Theme:
  • Family
General:
  • Hair Dryer
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 2 bunk bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 bunk bed , Twin over Full Bunk Bed
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Suitability:
  • limited accessibility

Reviews

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Updated Cottage - Kid Play Cabin - Kayaks - On Bass Lake - 10 min from Downtown
average rating of 4.7894735 based on 19 reviews
5

Peaceful and just what we needed!

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed our stay. The house is right on the beach and great view for morning coffee. Relaxing and peaceful all weekend. The cabin has everything needed and more for a comfortable stay. I am glad we picked this over a hotel. The booking process was effertless and would for sure stay again.

  • Submitted: Aug 27, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Very clean cabin/house with amazing property owners.

  • 5 of 5

The cabin and deck were beautiful. Property owners went way out of their way to personally deliver us keys to the shed with extra fun inside that was accidentally locked. There were 6 kayaks and a paddle boat. The fun was endless.

Would definitely recommend to anyone!

  • Submitted: Aug 21, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

The cottage was nicely decorated, and stocked with all we needed! The lake view & beach was great!

  • 4 of 5

The fishing was great and we really enjoyed the kayaks. Nice updated kitchen and bathroom. Great movie library for kids and board games too! We would stay there again!

  • Submitted: Jul 17, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Toledo, OH
5

Great little spot.

  • 5 of 5

All you really need to pack is food and beverages. Owners very quick with communications a big plus for me. Will go back again!

  • Submitted: Jun 18, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful Getaway!

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at this cabin for two night and it was absolutely beautiful. Loved the privacy and everything this cabin had to offer. My kids absolutely enjoyed their stay and they loved playing with all the beach toys which were provided for them. Very close to downtown Traverse City. Owners were very helpful with everything as well. We will definitely be back.

Mirela

  • Submitted: Jun 12, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Nice cottage. Great area in the woods with access to the lake and all the amenities you would need.

  • 5 of 5

Great place to get away from it all

  • Submitted: Jun 9, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $75
Pet Fee $75
Damage Deposit $250

Owner'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.