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4 bedroom, 1 bunkroom. Newly added 3rd Bathroom."""

Bedrooms 5
Space 3,048 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 4 - 7 nights


About the property

4BR 3000 SQ-FT on Silver Lake on with Sandy Firm Private Beach Frontage

Silver Lake private waterfront! Near the southern tip of Silver Lake with private, sandy-beach waterfront and beautiful views stretching down the length of the lake. This 4 bedroom (2 King Bed / 2 Queen Bed), 2 Full Baths, 2 stall garage, 3000 sq-ft ranch-style home features an open kitchen and dining area with hardwood floors and bay window, a spacious and bright living room with cathedral ceilings, plus three main-level bedrooms and two full baths. The lower level is finished with an additional bedroom, 4 Bed Bunk Room and a walkout slider onto the new stamped concrete patio. Relax on the large, water-side deck and enjoy the wonderful water views and the peaceful 1+ acre, private setting.

Member since: 2015
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
March 10, 2018

About Troy

We are in love with the area and have been vacationing here for years. This is where we will retire and we are eager to share our love of the area with you.

Troy purchased this house in 2015

Why Troy chose Traverse City

This property had everything on our wish list. Nice sandy beach, good boating, tons of room for our entire extended family were the things that hooked us. Plus it's 10 minutes from some of the best dining in the state of Michigan.

What makes this house unique

The proximity to Interlochen truly intrigues us, we plan on taking a concert or two there, I would try it if you can. You can see the fireworks from the house for home games from the beach bums and Traverse City is right there!


Traverse City House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 3048 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront ...
  • Lake View ...
  • Lakefront
  • Water View
  • Waterfront ...
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Main Level Bathroom - toilet , shower , Double Headed Shower
    Main Level Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower , shower
    Walk out Level Bathroom - toilet , shower , Newly Added
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Master Main Level - 1 king
    Main Level Queen - 1 queen
    Main Level Queen - 1 queen
    Downstairs King - 1 king
    Open Bunk Room - 1 sleep sofa /futon , 2 bunk bed , Spacious Kid Friendly sleep / playroom / TV room / No door
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Balcony ...
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • library
  • marina
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing


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(17 traveler reviews)

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4 bedroom, 1 bunkroom. Newly added 3rd Bathroom.
average rating of 5.0 based on 17 reviews

Great location

  • 5 of 5

We all loved our stay. The location is fantastic, and is close to many great NW Michigan areas.

  • Submitted: Oct 15, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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House was perfect for our needs, plenty of space for gathering as well.

  • 5 of 5

Kitchen was well stocked with every we needed. Playing with Alexa was fun as well. We made use of paddle board and kayak, as well as swimming. Would certainly recommend it highly for others

  • Submitted: Sep 29, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

Wonderful for an active family!

  • Submitted: Aug 19, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Findlay, Ohio

Great layout for larger families with children. Awesome lake views.

  • 5 of 5

Great view of the lake from both elevated decks. The home was older, but well-maintained on the inside. Kitchen had newer appliances, and ample cookware and tableservice for a large family. The dock accommodated the boat and Jetski that we rented while staying at the property. The beach, though small was perfect size for kids to play and adults to lounge while enjoying the great views of the lake.

  • Submitted: Jul 29, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Already planning for our next trip!

  • 5 of 5

We had the BEST experience renting this house in Traverse City. Our large group (including small children) stayed for a week and all felt like the house fit all of our needs. The beach was perfect for the kids to play, for the adults to kayak and for everyone to join for a campfire. Downtown Traverse City was only 15-20 minutes away so we frequently went there for meals and entertainment. There was a close grocery store & gas station for convenience. The house location was just perfect for enjoying both the social scene downtown and privacy at the house. Everything was very clean. The layout was great with all the room and one giant great room for us to all hang out in. We do wish there was a little bigger kitchen table but that was a minor detail in the grand picture. During our stay, the refrigerator started acting up, not keeping cool and just making us nervous. The owner was so accommodating that he came out and replaced it so we were sure to not have any further problems. He was excellent at efficient communication and made us feel very comfortable asking questions if anything came up. I HIGHLY recommend this property to anyone looking to stay in Traverse City. You won't find a better property for the fair price and a great owner!

  • Submitted: Jul 22, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Lafayette, Indiana, US

It just doesn't get any better.

  • 5 of 5

Perfect location on the perfect lake. The swimming never stopped, the sand castles were built, the fishing competition was hot and heavy, and the kayak and paddle board were huge hits. Being close to Traverse City was really convenient, and offered many places for meals and desserts.

I was so impressed by the owner's quick responses to my questions. He was so helpful. The house was stocked with much more than we usually find -- we had to buy much less than usual.

It all added up to the perfect vacation for us, our children and our grandchildren.

  • Submitted: Jul 16, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind words. We look forward having you back! Kind Regards, Troy and Jennifer
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Less than 7 miles from Interlochen Center for the Arts. 1.2 Miles from the Traverse City Beach Bums. Less than 8 miles to Grand Traverse Bay. Less than 30 miles from Crystal Mountain Ski Resort and Homestead Ski Resort. Very nice hard sandy beach with boat dock.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $245
Damage Deposit $250

Subject to rental agreement.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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