Empire Apartment Rental Photos and Description
Carriage House, 1 Bedroom + Convertible bed(s), 1 Bath, (Sleeps 3-4)
NOW TAKING SUMMER 2015 RESERVATIONS.
Welcome to our Tree House in the Sleeping Bear National Park. The Tree House is 3 miles from the Village of Empire and 3 miles from Glen Arbor.
Please note: Minimum stay during peak season (May - September 6) is 7 nights. Check in on Saturday, and check out on Saturday.
2012 TOP 10 BEST SUMMER VACATION PLACES.
The Tree House is located in the heart of Good Morning America's Most Beautiful Place America...Sleeping Bear National Lakeshore.
This completely furnished carriage apartment was built by the owners. The house is situated on 30 acres, on a secluded road with minimal traffic, directly across from the Sleeping Bear National Forest. Comfortably sleeps 2 adults and up to 3 small children. The apartment is upstairs, essentially a tree house in the woods and separate from the main house. Exactly half way between Glen Arbor and Empire. Less than a mile from the beautiful Glen Lakes; swimming, jet ski rental, boat rental and fishing. Empire and Glen Arbor restaurants, shopping, art galleries and more within a 10 minute drive. Golf, horseback riding, hiking, less than a mile and only 20-25 minutes from Traverse City. We have an Endless pool on the property, which may be used by our guests.
There is also an art studio on the property and a large garden. Down the hill from the apartment is a large natural pond and from the apartment balcony deck you can observe the wildlife at the pond. Anytime you might see cranes, deer, foxes and even an occasional coyote. There is also a small pond off the garden, near the main house. If you have friends and family that wish to vacation near you, there are neighbors who also provide accommodations through VRBO.
Please check the calendar for available dates during your intended stay. Red dates are already reserved. Yellow dates are on tentative hold, awaiting reservation confirmation. In the upper right side of the main page there is a link to the reservation calendar. You can view the available dates there. Check in Saturday, after 6:00 pm - Check out Saturday noon.
Peak Season rates apply for Thanksgiving. The property is closed to rentals from the Sunday after Thanksgiving until April 18.
PLEASE: when you inquire about reservations, email me back and let me know your decision ! Thank you.
Keywords: carriage house, apartment, upstairs, gay friendly
- Minimum Age Limit for Renters
- pets considered
- smoking allowed
- wheelchair inaccessible
We have hosted many guests over the years from performers at the Manitou Music Festival, to artists in residence of the Glen Arbor Art Association. Whatever we can do to make your stay in Empire/Glen Arbor/Traverse City better, we will be happy to help in any way that we can.
Have you stayed at the Tree House and given a referral to a friend? If your friends book a reservation, you can receive a $50 discount on your next vacation at the Tree House? Please make sure your referrals mention your name.
Repeat Guests earn a $50 one time discount on your
Please be sure to leave a review after your stay.
Thanks for your kind support.
Norm purchased this apartment in 1995
What makes this apartment unique
In the heart of Sleeping Bear National Forest, the Tree House is centrally located, with quick access to the Glen Lakes, Sleeping Bear Dunes and Lake Michigan. Within a 20 minute drive, guests can find themselves in the midst of Traverse City. Come stay with us during the National Cherry Festival or the Manitou Music Festival. Everything is within reasonable driving distances. Benzie, Honor, Cadillac, Suttons Bay, Acme, Williamsburg, Bear Lake, Northport, Leland, and Lake Leelanau.