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Recent Traverse City reviews

  • Peaceful, Private, Paradise, right on the Boardman River . . .

    "We decided to return this year to this beautiful cottage for a fall vacation. Having been their last year we wondered if some of the first time thrills would be gone. They were not. This time we new how special this opportunity was, right from the start. This cottage is so cozy. The river meandering by, fires in the wood stove at night, Sunset hot tubs. Falling asleep to views of the river and trees rustling. Total peace. After a long morning of silence, I had to ask my wife is everything was ok. She smiled and said she couldn't be happier and more relaxed. I agreed and we both returned to our books. Richard took us upstream for a 4 hour kayak trip one afternoon. It was beautiful - crystal clear water, weaving through forest and sand dunes. We kayaked right up to the cottage. We did a couple different hikes along the many trail heads, the fall colors were stunning. We rented bikes in town, and rode the tart bike trail up to Suttons bay for lunch and then back. Very scenic, and an easy ride. After we stopped a burrits in town a picked up dinner for our last night at "home". It was a wonderful night, ending with a walk down to the bridge before bedtime to soak up the stars and the river. When we weren't traversing in nature, we were in town. This time we made it to the Apache trout grill. Got seats right away at the bar and had a table in 30 min. It was a great meal. Red ginger was tasty and rockin. We love Popppycocks...the food is great, but it's the low key, relaxing ambience that makes it. And much to our surprise, my mother and father in law just happened to be in traverse city our first night!. We dined with them at the Franklin with some local family friends. They tried to come back to the cottage, but sadly our schedule was full up! There was a bunch of new places to dine. Alliance was recommended. It was totally cool, food was great, along with a real trendy scene. Next year we hope to go to the Cook's table. We mentioned to Richard one day how we were going to go up to harbor springs for a day. Richard quickly stated " why would you do that? Haven't you driven enough? You have barely seen what traverse city has to offer". We couldn't agree with him more. We love this vacation, it's the perfect combination of getting away from it all, and the foodie in you. Thanks Richard!"
    Guest: William and Christina S. Date of Stay: October 2016 Review Submitted: October 18, 2016
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  • Northern vacation

    "We had a great time at this location. Cottage was clean and updated. Location is close to Traverse with lots to do. Beautiful view of lake from deck and great little beach area with sand for kids to play during the day and fire pit at night. Great dock to keep boat. Would definitely vacation here again!!!"
    Guest: Lori Date of Stay: August 2016 Review Submitted: September 7, 2016
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  • Excellent Location!

    "We had a girls weekend. I have been going to this beautiful area since I was 10 y.o. This was the cleanest condo, close to Front st., best view of Lake MI, and beautiful. We had such a wonderful time we may want to stay here again, unless more girlfriends come then we'll need a bigger place. The kitchen is modern, new appliances, and granite counter tops. The decor is just right. The pictures don't do justice. It felt like we were home. We brought all kinds of food and coffee but Chris had plenty of coffee in the cabinet. Chris was very responsive, super nice, and accommodating. I highly recommend this condo and the price was reasonable. If you love whitish or walleye you must eat at the Apache Trout Grill restaurant-the best view of the bay!"
    Guest: Rebecca N. Date of Stay: September 2016 Review Submitted: September 26, 2016
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  • Comfort and location

    "The condo was clean with high quality amenities providing a very comfortable stay for two couples. The Village at Grand Traverse Commons offers a great location with 2 excellent restaurants and wine tasting on site. Annie was very responsive to my questions. I highly recommend this property."
    Guest: Claudia B. Date of Stay: September 2016 Review Submitted: September 26, 2016
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