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Relax or Play ALL YEAR ROUND At Our Cozy Lakefront Home.

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 600 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

1 Bedroom, 1 Bath, 4 Sleeps

This house OFFERS A QUITE, PEACEFUL ATMOSPHERE within feet from the waters edge. Mill Lake is a private, 88 acre all sports lake offering great fishing, boating and swimming. During the SUMMER, enjoy a leisurely ride around the lake in the provided paddle boat, row boat or bring your own boat and take advantage of the boat ramp on the adjacent property. During the WINTER months, enjoy ICE FISHING and other winter sports, then warm up inside by the electric fireplace. Spend the day on the water or take a 15 minute drive into Battle Creek or Hastings for endless activities such as golfing, shopping, gambling and museums. Comes fully furnished including linens, towels and cookware.

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Amenities

Battle Creek House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 600 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 12:00 PM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Min. age of primary renter: 23
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Lakefront ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
  • walk in shower
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 double
  • Sleeps 4: 1 Full size bed, 1 Full size sofa sleeper in Great Room
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing

Reviews

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average rating of 4.8469386 based on 98 reviews
5

Loved our stay!

  • 5 of 5

We loved staying at this beautiful little cottage for our anniversary. It had everything we needed and then some. Hubby got some great ice fishing in and caught a lot of blue gill and perch.

We got to meet the owners, Theresa and Richard, and they are so nice and really care about their renters. We will definitely stay again!

Thanks for everything

  • Submitted: Jan 17, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautifuly done, so peaceful.

  • 5 of 5

Everything was perfect. From the layout to the views, we couldn’t have asked for more! My wife and I needed a break from Detroit and the peace and serenity we found here was exactly what we needed. We welcomed in the New Year with a lovely sunset and woke to snowbirds on the lake. Hardest part was leaving... Can’t wat to return.

  • Submitted: Jan 1, 2018
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful setting and cabin

  • 5 of 5

We stayed here in December during a cold stretch (temps below zero). It was beautiful with the snow and the quiet. In addition to the positives already described in other reviews, we want to mention the great lighting—both natural and electric. No matter where you sit, there’s enough light to read.

  • Submitted: Dec 28, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Cute, cozy, clean & super comfortable

  • 5 of 5

This cottage is lovely! My Husband & I stayed here while visiting family for Thanksgiving. It was a relaxing retreat! Very clean & quiet. We will definitely stay again!

  • Submitted: Nov 25, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Mill Lake, Battle Creek

  • 5 of 5

The Cottage was adorable, Great Lake views, comfortable beds, kitchen and bath. Fall leaf colors made the visit exceptional, plenty of outdoor seating. Loved it.

  • Submitted: Oct 31, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
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5

Totally would come back!! Clean, relaxing, and beautiful scenery!!

  • 5 of 5

Totally would come back!! Clean, relaxing, and beautiful scenery!!

  • Submitted: Oct 26, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
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Owner

Theresa Emmerling
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
February 22, 2018

About Theresa Emmerling

18 years ago we bought our cottage on Mill Lake to have a quiet place to go and get away from the busy every day routines. We also wanted our children to have a place to take their friends and enjoy the great outdoors. Our time was split between relaxing and having fun. Our summer weekends were consumed with tubing, fishing, swimming, attending the Hot Air Balloon Festivals, Worlds Largest Breakfast Table along with lots of local attractions. Winter weekends were spent ice fishing, ice skating, sledding and indoor puzzles and games. Thru the years, our family has built many memories on this lake and in town at festivals. In 2012 we purchased and rebuilt the house next to ours. Now our friends and family can also enjoy the area but yet have a private place to stay.

Theresa Emmerling purchased this house in 2012

Why Theresa Emmerling chose Battle Creek

Great location just off the main road with only a 15 minute drive into Battle Creek or Hastings for unlimited activities, shopping and festivals. It is also centrally located between Detroit and Chicago. The lake itself is large enough to have fun on but yet small enough to not be busy or overcrowded.

What makes this house unique

Being a small, private lake offers a quiet, relaxing atmosphere. Located on the east side of the lake offers longer evenings and views of the sunset. The dead end road keeps the traffic to a minimal. All sports lake offers endless water activities.

Map

Nearest Airport
32 Miles
KALAMAZOO
Nearest Train
13 Miles
BATTLE CREEK
Car: necessary

Gilmore Car Museum, Binder Park Zoo, FireKeepers Casino, Kellogg Arena, Yankee Springs Recreational Area, Cornwell's Turkeyville USA, Fort Custer National Cemetery, Yarrow Golf Club, Full Tilt Water Park

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Availability

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Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $50
Pet Fee $50
Refundable 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.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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