About the property
- Cottage1700 sqft
- Half Baths0
- Minimum Stay2 - 7 nights
3 bedroom 2 bath updated cottage/home.
The cottage is on Silver Lake, which is one of the premier lakes in West Michigan, only 15 miles from Downtown Grand Rapids and 5 miles from Downtown Rockford. The home was updated in 2013 and has about 1700 sq. feet with 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms, plus a 3 Season porch. The cottage is in a quiet and safe neighborhood on a large flat lot with 80 feet of sandy beach with a fire pit for gathering with your family and friends. The property also includes a 300 foot deep back lot with a large driveway and garage.
Silver Lake is an all sports lake with about 225 acres that is in the top 5% of lakes in Michigan in water clarity. The home is in a protected area from most winds and faces southeast so you will enjoy waking up to beautiful sunrises and sunsets that can be seen from the water.
A large dock is included with platform on the end with a relaxing bench and swim ladders. A 4 person paddle boat, 2 kayaks, and 2 stand up paddle boards are provided for your enjoyment. The property also has a basketball hoop, corn toss, croquet, horseshoes, volleyball, bocce, 6 bikes, water/sand toys, life jackets, etc. are provided for your use.
A pickle ball court was recently added to the back lot and all the equipment is provided. Have some great fun playing the fastest growing sport in the USA.
A newer 21 foot pontoon boat with a 4 stroke motor is available for rent during your stay. Please inquire about pricing.
Almost anything you would need for your stay is included, except for food.
There are numerous recreational activities in area with many parks and bike trails close by. Golf courses are located close by with Silver Lake Country club located adjacent to the lake that is open to the public. A variety of wonderful shops and restaurants are located within 5 miles of the cottage. In the winter Cannonsburg Ski Resort is 2 miles to the south of the home.
Please note * This is a private lake. There is a boat ramp, but it is only open on Monday and Wednesday nights from 6 - 9 pm
- Response rate:
- Response time:
- within one hour
- Calendar last updated:
- Apr 16, 2018
About Brian DeGraaf
Professional life long resident of the Grand Rapids area. This is the 3rd home that I have lived in on Silver Lake. Proud father of 2 adult kids. Career change has prompted move to Portland, OR and allowed the opportunity to offer my home for your family and friends enjoyment. Two of my brothers also live on the lake and are also available to help with any issues or questions you may have with the property.
Brian DeGraaf purchased this Cottage in 2011
Why Brian DeGraaf chose Cannon
Great location only 15 miles from downtown Grand Rapids and 5 miles from quant, historic, and charming Rockford. Home is on a quiet and safe street with plenty of room outside for many activities. Home shows pride of ownership and offers a variety of amenities for guests of all ages.
What makes this Cottage unique
The back lot has space for a trailer or if extra space is needed.
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Check-in: 4:00 PM
Check-out: 11:00 AM
100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date. 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date. You must contact the owner directly to request cancellation.
Great property by the lake with plenty of amenities near by.
A beautiful home right by the lake. Would make a perfect stay for a family getaway. The house has a small private beach right in the backyard.
A grocery store and several quality restaurants are nearby.
Perfects getaway cabin with a beautiful private beach area. Homes surrounding it are beautiful and close together. Owner was accommodating. Highly recommend
Felt Like Home
Cottage has everything needed and more to make you feel at home. Has many accommodations for picky people. Fans for bedtime, heaters, air mattresses, games, TV w surround, all the bells n whistles. Had a great weekend! Thx again.
Beautiful and peaceful. We loved how close but not so close to Grand Rapids.
We would stay here again. We loved the location and the view. The house is beautiful and was so clean and welcoming
Great time for a girls weekend
This rental was a great size and in great condition for a girls weekend. We enjoyed the area and Dave was really helpful with any issues.
Great home to rent
Very nice. Room for all our family. Had everything we needed to stay and enjoy.
Silver Lake Golf Club is on the West side of the lake. Numerous mountain bike parks within 5 miles. Bike trail starts at North end of the lake through beautiful scenery to the village of Cannonsburg. Downtown Rockford has many shops, restaurants and activities for the family.
Additional information about rental rates
25% of payment due at booking with the remaining 30 days prior. Normal check in time is 4 p.m. and check out is 11 a.m. Depending on if renters are in the cottage before your arrival or after, we can have some flexibility on times.