ELEGANT BEACHFRONT VACATION HOME WITH SWEEPING VIEWS

Valerie Porter

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Sleeps11
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

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ELEGANT BEACHFRONT VACATION HOME WITH SWEEPING VIEWS

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5 bedrooms, 3 full bathrooms, sleeps 11 comfortably

Secluded sandy beach located in a quiet area about a half mile from the entrance to the Cheboygan River. 50ft trees surround this fully equipped home with oak floors and soft light carpeting. Don't be surprised to see deer, fox and a myriad variety of water fowl. Watch the 1000ft international freighters sail by from the many rooms, large deck, or fire pit on the beach. This home was built and furnished for comfort and serenity.

The bed set up is 3 queen beds in 3 separate rooms, one bedroom with two twins, one bedroom with one twin, and a den with a fold out double.

Peace - Owner Comment: : My brother calls our property, a little 'peace' of paradise. The silence all around is broken by the songs of birds, hearing swans flying by, cricket calls in the evenings, and the sound of waves lapping the beach. Sunsets over the lake are spectacular and many enjoy it around the large fire pit on the beach. Thank you for considering our home for your vacation. We pray for each of our renters to have a re-creating, wonderful, and joy filled time while staying on our property. Sincerely, Valerie Porter

Suitability:
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair accessible
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • children welcome
Guestbook comments from the owner
"The location was great, your on site manager was very efficient and welcoming! The sandy area with the fire circle was greatly enjoyed by all! The swimming area was just the ticket for our 4 yr old grandchildren, they laughed, and splashed and had such fun!

The kitchen was the nicest kitchen we have had at a VRBO! Very easy to cook meals for a large group. Also the large table in the dining room, we could all eat together and was a great place to play games which we love to do when we are all together!

Thanks again for making this opportunity available to us! We have rented several VRBO homes, but yours is far an above the best and the only one we all agreed upon that we would love to return! Oh, and the sun put on quite a performance every evening!!! Another plus!!"
Aug 2013
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Valerie Porter

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Married to my wonderful husband for 37 years. We have 5 grown children and 2 darling grandsons and one baby granddaughter.

Valerie Porter purchased this house in 1982

This home is so comfortable, quiet, and on the beach of Lake Huron. It is surrounded by 50 foot trees and secluded.

Besides being secluded, it's only a 15 minute drive to the ferries of Mackinac Island, 2 minutes to shopping, movie theatre, and lots of water activities.

Sleeps11
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights
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Reviews

4.9
based on 9 traveler reviews

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Elegant beachfront vacation home with sweeping views
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Elegant beachfront vacation home with sweeping views
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p293251
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Cheboygan Northern Michigan
Ypsilanti, MI, USA
5

GREAT VACATION PROPERTY

  • 5 of 5
This is a great property with an excellent location. There were 7 adults with 3 kids and everyone had plenty of room. Everyone had a very enjoyable week and we look forward to coming back.
  • Submitted: Jul 8, 2013
  • Stayed: Jun 2013
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Elegant beachfront vacation home with sweeping views
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p293251
+1 2318181319
Cheboygan Northern Michigan
5

GREAT PLACE FOR MACKINAC VACATION

  • 5 of 5
We stayed for 3 days during Labor day Weekend. Overall, it was wonderful experience and enjoyed a lot as what we planned. Trip to Mackinac Island (just 15 miles fun drive) and shipwreck tours.
With 14 members (including 4 kids), this home was the best choice for our group. Had BBQ party in the evenings and fun games in beach (though it is kind of stone), still we were able to enjoy.

Rating this home for 5 star experience, because we had all what we expected in this home
  • Submitted: Sep 10, 2012
  • Stayed: Aug 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
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Elegant beachfront vacation home with sweeping views
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p293251
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Cheboygan Northern Michigan
5

GREAT FAMILY VACATION

  • 5 of 5
We had a wonderful week at this rental. Lots of room for our family, it was wonderful that there was seating at the dining room table for all of us. Huge deck and yard for the kids and dogs. The views were so relaxing and were able to take long walks on back roads. The beach is huge but rocky and shallow. Cheboygan State Park is just a few miles away and has a beautiful sandy beach for the kids.
The five bedrooms were very comfortable and 3 bathrooms were and added plus with all linens supplied. The kitchen has everything we needed. Loved having only one TV as we spend more family time together. Thank you for making 2012 Family Vacay fantastic.
  • Submitted: Aug 22, 2012
  • Stayed: Aug 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: *Owner note for 2014 season:
Since we have installed all new carpeting throughout the house, we switched from a 'pets considered' policy to 'no pets'. We sincerely hope that this new policy will not inconvenience our returning guests.
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Elegant beachfront vacation home with sweeping views
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p293251
+1 2318181319
Cheboygan Northern Michigan
5

WONDERFULHOME

  • 5 of 5
A great house with lovely views of the straits. Plenty of room for all of us and the local family and friends who popped by. The house is well maintained, beds are all comfy. Everyone enjoyed the outdoor space, the fire pit was a great treat. Tim the property manager was very helpful and made us feel at home.
Not to be missed, can't wait to go back.
Thanks Val
  • Submitted: Aug 7, 2012
  • Stayed: Jul 2012
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Elegant beachfront vacation home with sweeping views
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p293251
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Cheboygan Northern Michigan
5

PEACE AND QUIET

  • 5 of 5
Thanks for letting us stay in your house! Property was clean and well maintained. It accommodated 11 people plus 2 dogs comfortably! We could always find space to be alone or be with family. The outside grill was the hub for us, we were often outside grilling and taking in the wonderful views of the water. You can easily see the bridge, and the ferry to Mackinac island was only 15 mins away. It was great to be so close to the water, and be in the city in less than 10 mins to buy supplies.

The water was very private, even the dogs had fun in the water! And we also saw a lot of eagles, and 2 bald eagles!
  • Submitted: May 30, 2012
  • Stayed: May 2012
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Elegant beachfront vacation home with sweeping views
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p293251
+1 2318181319
Cheboygan Northern Michigan
5

SWEET SERENITY

  • 5 of 5
Our group of 10 Sisterchicks just spent a week here and loved every minute of it! The views are spectacular and we found everything we needed in the house. It was clean when we got there and all the details were thought of. Exploring the area was great - shopping in Cheboygan, lighthouse hunting and the state park were all close. We also went up to Mackinac City for the Vesper Cruise Sunday evening, which was wonderful. Whether we were playing games at the large dining room table, sunning on the spacious deck or sitting at the water's edge, we could fully relax. The managers (2 doors down) were willing to answer any questions we had and were accessable to us. It was a special time for all of us and we would certainly consider visiting again. Thanks for your wonderful hospitality Valerie!!! We were blessed!
  • Submitted: Aug 16, 2011
  • Stayed: Aug 2011
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children
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Car: recommended

You can see the Mackinac Bridge from 5 rooms in the house. You can see the Grand Hotel and the West Bluff of Mackinac Island as well. Bois Blanc Island is in front as well.

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Availability & Rates

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Cheboygan House Rental Rates

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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Fall
Sep 6 2014 - Oct 31 2014
3 night minimum stay
$300
$1,600
 
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
$1,800
 

Additional information about rental rates

Notes $500 deposit due to confirm your reservation, the balance is due one week before your arrival. Our cancellation policy is that if we can rent the time that you reserved we will send you the full deposit back, if we can not rent it, we'll keep the $500 deposit.
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Amenities

Cheboygan House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2400 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Lake
  • Beachfront
  • Lakefront
Theme:
  • Family
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Wood Fireplace
  • Living Room
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron & Board
  • Wireless Internet
  • Sofa Bed
  • Washing Machine
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Internet
  • Towels Provided
  • Activities Guide
  • Alarm Clock
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Local Maps
  • Paper Towels
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Toilet Paper
  • Parking
  • Garage
  • Telephone
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
Kitchen:
  • Stove
  • Dishwasher
  • Refrigerator
  • Oven
  • Microwave
  • Blender
  • Pantry Items
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Coffee Maker
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • Child's Highchair
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , tub , shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower
  • We have Waterfall Sink Faucets!
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 11
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 4 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 5 - 1 twin/ single
    Living Area - 1 sleep sofa /futon , Sleep Sofa
Entertainment:
  • Television ...
  • Video Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • VCR
  • Radio
  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books
  • Books for Kids
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Piano
  • Video Library
  • DVD Player
Outside:
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Barbecue
  • Child's Swing
  • Binoculars
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Deck / Patio
  • 8 garden chairs
  • 1 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair accessible
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • children welcome
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • forests
  • live theater
  • coin laundry
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • walking
  • horseback riding
  • antiquing
  • paddle boating
  • gambling casinos
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • sight seeing
  • scenic drives
Local Services & Businesses:
  • Babysitter
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • snorkeling/diving
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • water tubing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • hunting
  • golf
  • wind-surfing
  • water skiing
  • paragliding
  • roller blading
  • equestrian events
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • pier fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • sailing
  • cycling
  • fishing
Notes:
There are 7 rooms with the sweeping views of the Straits of Mackinac. Although the mighty Mackinaw Bridge (4th largest expansion bridge in the world) is 15 miles away, you can see it plainly from several of the rooms. Also within view is Mackinac Island, Bois Blanc Island, and 14 Foot Shoal Lighthouse.

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