BROCKS LAKE ORION GETAWAY

John Brock

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Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 4 nights

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BROCKS LAKE ORION GETAWAY

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3 Bedroom, 2 Full Bathroom

Adorable Cottage located on a mild bluff of beautiful and serene bay of all sports Lake Orion. This 1,200 square foot 3 bedroom, 2 full bath home was just completely remodeled with granite counter tops and spacious, yet cozy, atmosphere. Optimal Location in small private cul-de-sac with a short drive from downtown Lake Orion and the Polly-Ann Trail. Lounge around the lake or on the dock or patio all day and spend your evenings in Pontiac, Royal Oak, Birmingham, Clarkston, Detroit, Windsor (Canada) or other local hot spot of your choosing. Bring your fishing pole and catch Bass, Bluegill, Pike and other game fish when in season. Barbecue outside or cook inside. Vacation in beautiful Oakland County while enjoying the cozy, yet upscale, Northern Michigan atmosphere of this home. Abundant Wildlife in nature sanctuary type setting all around property. The cottage has additional dock space for your own boat as well. Rowboat available at no charge. Open all year.

Nearby attractions include Indianwood Golf Course and country club, Polly-Ann and Paint Creek Trail Hiking and Biking, Mount Holly Skiing, The Palace of Auburn Hills, Great Lakes Crossing Mall, DTE Music Theater, Meadowbrook Music Hall, Canterbury Village, Bald Mountain state park, Downtown Lake Orion, Oxford and Rochester, Great Lakes Crossing Cinemas, Movie Theaters, Hot Air Ballooning, Winter is great for snowmobiles and ice fishing.

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Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • wheelchair accessible
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • children welcome

John Brock

This advertiser has been with HomeAway.com since 2010
Speaks english
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Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 4 nights
Travel with confidence
Travel with confidence
Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees
Add vacation protection services to your booking
Three services to protect your trip:
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Reviews

4.3
based on 9 traveler reviews

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Brocks Lake Orion Getaway
average rating of 4.3333335 based on 9 reviews
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Brocks Lake Orion Getaway
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p293073
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Lake Orion Southeast Michigan
hill country Texas
5

ANOTHER LOVELY STAY!

  • 5 of 5
This is our second stay at the house. Just like the first time, it was wonderful. I love to create inspired meals - this home has every dish, gadget, pan and even lovely china to serve your meals on. My parents came over for an afternoon - I was able to create a nice veggie plate, fruit plate and homemade eggrolls for us to enjoy. After a game of Scrabble (games and books are in the home to utilize) we all went out to enjoy a bottle of wine on the patio. As before, the beautiful swans swam by and geese flew overhead. Bedrooms have clean comfortable beds, bathrooms have fresh towels. Stay at this lovely property and make yourself at home!
  • Submitted: May 22, 2014
  • Stayed: May 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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Brocks Lake Orion Getaway
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p293073
+1 5864897221
Lake Orion Southeast Michigan
5

GREAT HOLIDAYS!!!!

  • 5 of 5
We rented this awesome house for 2 weeks during the holidays. We have 3 kids and they loved it !!! It was big enough for everyone to have space. We had 2 family get togethers and everyone commented on how nice the house was. The house is in a great location. It's close to everything!!!! We loved it so much we are renting it again for 2 weeks in June. The owners are excellent!!! We highly recommend this place!!!!!
  • Submitted: Mar 6, 2014
  • Stayed: Dec 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
business
Brocks Lake Orion Getaway
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p293073
+1 5864897221
Lake Orion Southeast Michigan
hill country Texas
5

SIMPLY LOVELY!

  • 5 of 5
My husband and I just returned from a weeks stay. Our experience was great. This home is very clean. All the beds were very comfortable and fresh smelling. The kitchen was very clean and had a great assortment of cooking tools, pans and cassarole pots with lids. We especially liked the propane grill on the patio - took advantage of that to grill some steaks and chicken. We had a few family members over and it was wonderful to be able to host a dinner party in such a beautiful place. The two bathrooms gave my husband and I room to spread out and truly feel comfortable (not cramped). The home is very close to ANY necessary shopping (groceries, department stores, pizza places, liquor stores etc..). Every day we were treated with geese flying overhead and swans swimming around looking beautiful. Be sure to wander down the dock and check out all the fish swimming around. Have a great time and enjoy this relaxing and simply lovely place!
  • Submitted: Sep 22, 2013
  • Stayed: Sep 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
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Brocks Lake Orion Getaway
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p293073
+1 5864897221
Lake Orion Southeast Michigan
1

THE TRUTH

  • 1 of 5
Certainly was not what we saw in the pictures. Had to walk the owner around and show all the dirt including the dust worms coming off the fan. My wife spent over a week cleaning the place including the refrigerator. Owner then said we left the closet dirty so he didn't refund any of our cleaning money as he promised. Ooops, we didn't use the closet, his family left it a mess. Never again!
  • Submitted: Aug 28, 2013
  • Stayed: Aug 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: This renter stayed over a year ago before deciding to write this experience which is quite different from our records of his stay. The photos online of our home are complete and accurate. I went out of my way to try to accommodate him by allowing a pet in my home after his pressure stating “how would you even know if he brought a pet”, but I added an additional “pet fee” to the quote for the required additional cleaning due to our child’s allergies.
I did come out to walk through the house to discuss his dissatisfaction: several items related to the well water and a cobweb (the home is on a lake), and after apologizing and offering to address the items, I was told they needed to clean it to their standards, and demanded a refund of the “pet fee”. I agreed with the condition being the house was to be left without needing additional cleaning upon their departure. The children’s toy closet was never discussed.
Upon inspection of the house with his departure, dog hair was all over the leather furniture and wood floors, the cobweb that was complained about had doubled in size. In short, nothing was cleaned any better than it was left for them, and we had to spend additional time to remove the allergens.
The home was left in fine condition for this customer, but because of the aggressive and fanatic comments from him (who is a self-proclaimed filtration and dirt collection professional) I offered the refund of the “pet fee” we both agreed to. But after finding my home full of dog hair, and none of the persnickety details complained about addressed, if was obvious there was no respect for our agreement. I was only able to provide a partial refund for the “pet fee”.
After this experience, my wife and I have done our best to keep our home “hotel clean” and we do our best to keep our guests happy, but unfortunately we no longer can allow pets under any circumstances.
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Brocks Lake Orion Getaway
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p293073
+1 5864897221
Lake Orion Southeast Michigan
Thousand Oaks, California
4

FAMILY TIME IN LAKE ORION

  • 4 of 5
We booked this place to spend time with family. Our Grandson's 1st bday was at Green Park on the Lake. It was perfect to have our other grandson's - 4&5 - and family with us. Place was clean and close to family and activities.

I would recommend to friends and would go again!

We went to Green Park again - great place, clean, lifeguards. You have to go to City Hall for a day pass of $5 for 4 people.
There is a splash pad at Oxford Township park - $4 for kids (non-resident) adults are free. Great playground and large park.
City of Troy pool was high priced but great to spend the day with small children - $11.50 p/person (nonresident)
We rented a pontoon boat for 2 days (Marina on the lake $200 pday) and spent the days at the sand bar in the Lake!
This place is close to Krogers so you can stock up and cook at "home".
Special memories just hanging out at the house, taking day trips, boating and making smores in the fire pit at night.

Tips - bring bug spray and water (unless you can drink well water)


Pros
-Clean
-great location
-fully usable kitchen with coffee maker, toaster, microwave, electric oven

Cons
- had to retape the window with the air conditioner with duct tape to keep out the bugs
- gas grill not cleaned
- row boat - we fixed with new hardware to use the oars
- need new patio chairs - pic shows 4 but only 3 - one broke and 2 are ready to break
  • Submitted: Jul 5, 2012
  • Stayed: Jun 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
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Brocks Lake Orion Getaway
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p293073
+1 5864897221
Lake Orion Southeast Michigan
5

EXCELLENT PLACE

  • 5 of 5
We had an excellent stay here. Place was very relaxing, exactly what we were looking for. The view of the water was gorgeous. We would definitely stay again.
  • Submitted: Jun 20, 2012
  • Stayed: May 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
58 Miles
Detroit International Airport
Nearest Motorway
9 Miles
I-75, Lapeer Road Exit (Palace of Auburn Hills)
Nearest Beach
1.2 Miles
Greens Park, Downtown Lake Orion
Nearest Barpub
1.3 Miles
CJ's
Nearest Ski
6.4 Miles
Pine Knob
Nearest Golf
0.3 Miles
Indianwood
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
Sagebrush Cantina

Other Activities: Boating

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Availability & Rates

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Lake Orion House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Peak
May 31 2014 - Sep 30 2014
4 night minimum stay
$175
$950
$3,300
 
 
Standard Rate
Oct 1 2014 - May 30 2015
4 night minimum stay
$135
$750
$2,000
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $100 + Tax
Tax Rate 6.0%
Notes We do offer long term rental during non-peak season with rates depending upon duration.
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Amenities

Lake Orion House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1200 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Lake
  • Beach
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Living Room
  • Alarm Clock
  • Internet
  • Broadband Access
  • Wireless Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Parking
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Sofa Bed
  • Activities Guide
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Hair Dryer
  • Laundry Soap
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Paper Towels
  • Basic Soaps
  • Toilet Paper
  • Air Conditioning
Kitchen:
  • Kitchen
  • Stove
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Pantry Items
  • Stove
  • Refrigerator
  • Oven
  • Microwave
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishwasher
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 5 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , newly remodelled
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , Just remodeled recently, all done with natural travertine
  • Two full bathrooms. One with a full size jetted tub / combination shower. The second master bath has an oversized walk-in shower and premium fixtures all completed in natural travertine stone tiling.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
  • In addition to the (3) bedrooms, we have a nice quality blowup queen bed with a frame and pillow top available upon request. For infants we have a pack-and-play available as well.
Entertainment:
  • Books for Kids
  • Toys
  • DVD Player
  • Television
  • Satellite / Cable
  • VCR
  • Radio
  • CD Player
  • Music Library
Outside:
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Terrace
  • Boat with Paddles
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Large Cooler
  • Binoculars
  • Boat Dock
  • Patio
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Boat
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Deck / Patio
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • wheelchair accessible
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • children welcome
Attractions:
  • restaurants
  • cinemas
  • autumn foliage
  • forests
  • marina
  • pond
Leisure Activities:
  • horseback riding
  • bird watching
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
  • ATM/bank
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • equestrian events
  • hunting big game
  • skiing
  • mountain biking
  • roller blading
  • hunting
  • water tubing
  • pier fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • hiking
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing
  • water skiing
  • fishing
  • cycling
  • golf
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