Linda McGeorge

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Sleeps8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

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Linda McGeorge

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SAND BEACHFRONT FAMILY HOME

Bois Blanc Island House Rental Photos and Description

Quiet 4BR/1BA Lake Huron Retreat Cottage

A place for your family to remember for generations. Cape Cod style cottage looks directly down Lake Huron on the Straits of Mackinac. Sand Beach. Four bedrooms, one bath. Home is in pristine condition,

Located on a 100 ft. sandy beach with incredible views of the Straits. Watch the freighters go by while swimming in crystal clear water. A Boater's paradise. Back yard is heavily treed, growing wildflowers and miniture purple iris.

Find unbelievable fossils along the shoreline, or catch the deer, turkey or fox as they walk by! The home is 1170 sq ft, completely furnished, washer/dryer, with a 24 x 10 screened in porch. Electric baseboard heat, anderson thermopane windows. Take a ferry from Cheboygan, Michigan or fly in. During the winter months enjoy flying in and riding your snowmobile. This is the family cottage you have always wanted to visit!

Suitability:
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
  • children welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Linda McGeorge (Owner)
Advertiser since 1999
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Guestbook comments from the owner

The island brings back many memories. I spent my summers here as a child staying with my friend and her grandmother. My husband I spent our honeymoon in the Beard cabin. I've come back for our 25th anniversary and now our 50th. This time we brought our daughter, son, daughter-in-law and 2 granddaughters. It's been wonderful.
Aug 2014
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Sleeps8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights
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Reviews

Reviews

4.8
based on 6 traveler reviews

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Sand Beachfront Family Home
average rating of 4.8333335 based on 6 reviews
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Sand Beachfront Family Home
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p303613
616 846-4391
Bois Blanc Island Northern Michigan
5

Vacation 2014

  • 5 of 5
Clean and comfortable. Lots of amenities. Exceptional location and setting.
  • Submitted: Jul 24, 2014
  • Stayed: Jun 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Deb. So happy you enjoyed your first trip to the island. Linda
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Sand Beachfront Family Home
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p303613
616 846-4391
Bois Blanc Island Northern Michigan
4

Very neat and clean.

  • 4 of 5
Really nice quiet vacation!
  • Submitted: Jan 6, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear MR: Thank you for the review. So glad you had a relaxing time at BBI Retreat!
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Sand Beachfront Family Home
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p303613
616 846-4391
Bois Blanc Island Northern Michigan
Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
5

GREAT GETAWAY!

  • 5 of 5
The house was nice, close to the water and had a great view. The house was also well equipped with a lot of extras such as: an aluminum boat, life jackets, fishing poles, bicycles, umbrella and chairs (by the lake) as well as a nice place for a campfire with firewood also supplied. Inside the house was neat and clean, well equipped with satellite TV and most pots/pans that you would need. The island was nice as well with some beautiful inland lakes. Point Aux Pins is a charming community. Hawks Landing was a nice store and restauarant with great food! Supplies are limited on the island so I would recommend taking what you need with you. There is a super Walmart in Cheboygan that is not far from the ferry dock.

Thank you for a great stay!

Cincinnati, Ohio
  • Submitted: Oct 31, 2010
  • Stayed: Sep 2010
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the wonderful review! Hope you decide to stay again!
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Sand Beachfront Family Home
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p303613
616 846-4391
Bois Blanc Island Northern Michigan
Southeast Michigan
5

Wonderful vacation

  • 5 of 5
The cabin was excellent, a great vacation spot. It was clean, equipped w/ many extras (fans, games, water shoes, other misc things) and the water was clear. The lake had a mostly rocky bottom, but there were sandy spots in many places. It is mostly private-there are two houses next door but the layout makes it feel private. The fire pit is wonderful in the sand, not far from the water. The bathroom is very large which is great if the house is full-everyone's stuff can fit very easily. Also there are hooks to hang clothes in every room-I thought that was a great touch. There are two rooms upstairs w/ great breezes, and two downstairs. The living room is large and has an open concept into the kitchen/dining. Along w/ that the screened in porch has a large table w/ chairs and a couch for games on warmer nights. The tavern is very close, less than a 1/4 mile and Hawkes landing (the store/restaurant) is about 2 miles away. One thing of note-the store does not have many supplies. If you don't want to leave the island make sure not to forget anything. they have ice, ice cream, beer, snacks, milk, eggs and things like that-If you don't see it, ask someone at the counter. We wanted a specific beer and thought they did not have it, we asked and it turned out they had some in the back. They also have some movie rentals and souveners, and an analog gas pump that is expensive so get your gas on the mainland!
All in all, we could not have been happier w/ this cabin and our vacation there. It was hot and sunny, it was a white sandy beach, and the house was comfortable. I hope to go back there again in the near future for "The Caribbean in Michigan".
  • Submitted: Oct 6, 2010
  • Stayed: Jul 2010
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Girls Getaway, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Thank You! We are so happy you enjoyed your week at the island!. Such a thorough review. I'm sure guests will rate it highly.
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Sand Beachfront Family Home
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p303613
616 846-4391
Bois Blanc Island Northern Michigan
St. Clair Shores, MI
5

Guestbook Comment

This house is perfect! The pictures don't serve it justice. Plus it's been redecorated. We had so much fun. Even our two 2 year olds had a great time....
  • 5 of 5
This house is perfect! The pictures don't serve it justice. Plus it's been redecorated. We had so much fun. Even our two 2 year olds had a great time. We will be back next year.
  • Submitted: Jul 12, 2005
  • Stayed: Jul 2005
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: A very late thank you! Those twins must be ready for another visit to BBI! Thanks again,
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Sand Beachfront Family Home
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p303613
616 846-4391
Bois Blanc Island Northern Michigan
Kalamazoo, MI
5

Guestbook Comment

Wonderful get away adventure! The car ferry was great but bringing our boat over was terrific! Went to Mackinaw Island by our boat, shopped & shoppe...
  • 5 of 5
Wonderful get away adventure! The car ferry was great but bringing our boat over was terrific! Went to Mackinaw Island by our boat, shopped & shopped, then came back & relaxed! Clean and the back woods feel is wonderful.
  • Submitted: Apr 5, 2004
  • Stayed: Apr 2004
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Map

Nearest Airport
2 Miles
Bois Blanc Island
Nearest Ferry
1 Miles
1.5
Car: recommended

Boating, swimming, fishing, reading, walking and just plain relaxation!

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Availability & Rates

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Bois Blanc Island House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Fall 2014
Aug 31 2014 - Nov 29 2014
Changeover Day: Saturday
3 night minimum stay
From
$133
Fri,Sat,Sun
$800
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $100 + Tax
Tax Rate 6.0%
Notes From $800 per week Off-Season $1100 In-Season
$300 Damage/Security Deposit required at booking.
Personal checks are accepted.
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Amenities

Amenities

Bois Blanc Island House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1170 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Lake ...
  • Beach
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Family
  • Away From It All
General:
  • Hair Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Towels Provided
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
Kitchen:
  • Refrigerator
  • Freezer
  • Microwave
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Coffee Maker
  • Toaster
  • Grill
  • Oven
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Pantry Items
  • Stove
  • 4 Ring Stove
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • Child's Highchair
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
  • Washer and Dryer
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 4 - 1 double
    Bedroom 3 - 1 twin/ single , 1 queen
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • Books for Kids
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Music Library
  • Video Library
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Radio
  • CD Player
  • Audio Tape Player
  • DVD Player
Outside:
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Binoculars
  • Boat with Paddles
  • Wood Deck
  • Screen Porch / Veranda
  • Walkway to Water
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Bicycles
  • Boat
  • 6 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
  • children welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • library
  • marina
  • restaurants
  • forests
  • bay/sound
Leisure Activities:
  • walking
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • scenic drives
Local Services & Businesses:
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • hunting
  • sailing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • water skiing
  • swimming
  • sound/bay fishing
  • water tubing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • hunting small game
  • pier fishing
  • mountain biking
Notes:
Microwave. Fully equipped kitchen. Washer and Dryer. TV, VCR, Radio/Cassette/DVD. Aluminum boat.
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