Charming Beachfront Vacation Home on Crystal Lake! - Now Booking 2017!(9 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:1-7 nights
- Property type:House
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:No
About the Property
4 Bedroom - 3 Bathroom - Sleeps 10 - Crystal Lake Beachfront
Spacious living area/tv nook on the upper level landing, fully equipped kitchen with upgraded appliances, open dining and living rooms with oak floors, stunning hand placed fieldstone fireplace, excellent views of the lake from nearly every room, upper balcony. Main floor family room with 42' flat screen TV & DVD, 2 full size couches, desk area, deck outside of family room w/patio furniture and charcoal grill. Laundry room adjacent to kitchen w/washer and dryer.
The beach and amenities - a beautiful sandy beach area, fire pit and swimming dock are provided, firewood is also provided for fire pit. The cottage is located on the south shore of Crystal Lake and faces almost due north. There are no steps to the beach, it is just across the beautiful lawn. There is plenty of room to enjoy the beach, fire pit and play games.
Our property is adjacent to the Betsie Valley Trail. Biking or walking to Beulah is 1.4 miles and to Frankfort is a pleasant 8 miles. We are close to Crystal Mountain Resort & Spa, Frankfort Lighthouse & Beach, Riverside Canoe and Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore. Come and see this and more, there is so much to enjoy. Crystal Lake will tug at your heart. There is a reason our family has had renters who have come every year for 20+ years; this is summer as it was meant to be.
If you are thinking of joining us for fall colors & fishing, October/November is an amazing time of year here! It is serene and peaceful with so much to enjoy. Things slow down just a bit and our location is ideal for lake or stream fishing. If you prefer to go out on a charter there are plenty to choose from out of Frankfort, only 8 miles away.
Winter fun is another great time to enjoy our lovely cottage! It is located only a few minutes from Crystal Mountain ski resort where the winter fun never ends. Stay with us, close to the fun at a reasonable rate.
We look forward to greeting you any time of year.
Member since: 2014
- 2548 sq. ft.
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Non Smoking Only
- Pets Not Allowed
Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 10
Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms
- Away From It All
- Sports & Activities
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Live Theater
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Gambling Casinos
- Horseback Riding
- Miniature Golf
- Paddle Boating
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Cross Country Skiing
- Deepsea Fishing
- Fly Fishing
- Freshwater Fishing
- Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
- Water Skiing
- Water Tubing
- Dining Area
- Seating for 10 people
- Air Conditioning:
- Clothes Dryer
- Hair Dryer
- Linens Provided:
- Living Room
- Coffee Maker
- Dishes & Utensils
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Jan 7 - Mar 17, 2017
7 night min stay
Mar 18 - Jun 16, 2017
7 night min stay
Jun 17 - Aug 25, 2017
7 night min stay
Aug 26 - Dec 15, 2017
7 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
Fees and Rental Conditions:
- Property Damage Protection $99
- Cleaning fee $125
All rentals are from Saturday at 4pm to the following Saturday at 9am. Rates are subject to change until booking is confirmed. We typically book up to a year in advance so to avoid disappointment please review your travel plans ASAP. Your payment in full is due at the time of booking and is non-refundable. We rarely have damages however if there are any you are responsible for replacement value of the damaged item/s. The insurance we have included with the rental fee of up to $5,000 will cover any reasonable damages. .
Owner's cancellation policy:
Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.
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Year Purchased: 2011
About the owner: This property is part of land that has been in the family since the Civil War! We have come up every summer to Crystal Lake and eventually built our own home here on the Family Compound. Our kids have spent their summers here since they were born. It is a magical place where summer can be shared with your loved ones! Our eldest daughter just had her wedding at the lake. Well, it was actually ON the lake as the wedding took place on a platform in the water just off the beach. Maybe you saw the picture on ESPN? It was broadcast during the Little League World Series that our son was playing in for the Taney Dragons. He was transported back to the lake by special permission of the league between games as he was in his sister's wedding. When you come to stay at the Guest House, stop over any time, we are right next door!
Why the Owner Chose Beulah, MI, USA:
We live next door! This house belonged to family and when the opportunity arose we stepped up to buy it and keep it in the family. It's a great house. It was built in 1993 by a family member and had one owner until we bought it. We have totally refurnished it and had a lot of fun with upgrading the kitchen and adding fun touches. I hope you love it as much as we do...
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Welcome to The Guest House! This is the view of the house from the beach side.
The open kitchen features a steel gas stove and lots of small touches.
Lovely touches through the house to welcome you!
Lovely hardwood floors compliment the open and spacious living room/dining room.
Plenty of beautiful flowers from the gardens to enjoy!
King first floor bedroom for convenience and easy access w/private sink & shower
Ample upstairs bathroom with double sinks and large bathtub/shower.
Second floor King Bed suite with ample room and sitting area!
Master Bedroom has sunny seaside décor and a beautiful balcony.
A peek at the view of the lawn and the beach thru the Master Bedroom French door
Enjoy any meal on the back deck overlooking the lawn and the beach!
View from the back porch of the lawn and beach area. It's all just steps away...
Charming front entryway welcomes you and your family...
Upgraded appliances including a Kitchen Aid.
Ample dining table seats 8-10
Large windows all face the lawn and the beach, the view is lovely.
The working wood fireplace features hand placed fieldstone surround and hearth.
Upstairs landing tv/reading cozy nook. TV has a Wii & games.
Colorful & fun kids bunk room! Has 2 sets of twin bunk beds and a roll out twin.
Couch in second floor King Bedroom suite.
Upgraded linens throughout the house including PB Seashell & Ralph Lauren sheets
Master Bath features a Jacuzzi tub, pedestal sink and double wide tiled shower.
A glimpse of our beautiful sandy beach from the dock side...
Closer view of the beach, there is also a fire pit for evening fun.
This listing was first published here in 2014.
Date last modified - Sunday, January 22, 2017
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