LAKESHORE HIKING! PETS! COMFORT! LOONS! EAGLES! INTERNET! WOW!

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Christina

Speaks english
Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights
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LAKESHORE HIKING! PETS! COMFORT! LOONS! EAGLES! INTERNET! WOW!

Charlevoix House Rental Photos and Description

House, 2 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 2 Baths, (Sleeps 4-6)

Just a few steps away, this newly remodeled 4 season rental home has access to 250' to MILES and MILES of Lake Michigan on gorgeous Grand Traverse Bay. The beach faces west to receive unparalleled sunsets! It is an ideal spot nestled in cedar trees abounding with wildlife, such as 18” high pileated woodpeckers with startling red heads and mature eagles that coast above you, besides all the obvious woodland creatures!

A lovely sand beach at the Norwood Township Park is less than an 1/8th mile down the road adjacent to 16 miles of Fisherman Island State Park. A great dead-end 3 mile long road for runners, bikers and cross-country skiers. To the South is Traverse City, 45 minutes away, furnishing you with both city and rustic activities. To the north is Charlevoix, then Petoskey, then Mackinac Island and the Upper Peninsula crossing the famous 5 mile long Mackinac Bridge, one of the few suspension bridges in the USA.

The Bridge itself is only 1 1/2 hours drive through lovely towns and villages on numerous lakes all having public access, quaint shops and distinctive eateries. The areas overflow with Golf courses, miniature for the kids, indoor and outdoor water parks and ski hills within a 1 hour drive!

Bring your kayaks to launch out onto crystal clear blue water for a morning tour with loons, a daytime adventure to the State Park or an evening paddle as you watch the sun go down wrapping you in a red glow! Or launch your own fishing boat at Norwood Township Park, Lake Charlevoix, or Torch Lake to catch your own dinner to grill at home! A very excellent and wide wine selection from around the world and fine dining awaits you at Esperance a mile north across the drawbridge in Charlevoix.

Enjoy the monthly folk concerts, Wednesday night jazz concerts and a myriad of activities for the whole family at the absolutely stunning Charlevoix Public Library in town!

Or simply snuggle up with a book in the cottage’s lovely sunroom and take time to wind down and release any stress you brought with you!

The home has a queen size bed, 2 twin beds and a full sleeper couch, 2 bathrooms, satellite TV, High Speed Internet, DVD/CD player and kitchen amenities. Enjoy cooking in the full kitchen or on the gas grill outside.

Relax, enjoy or exercise to your heart’s content! You’ll feel refreshed all thanks to Mother Nature surrounding you at every turn!

Air conditioning added on lower level!

Keywords: Charlevoix, lakeshore, home

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Suitability:
  • pets considered
  • non smoking only
  • children welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters

Christina

This advertiser has been with HomeAway.com since 2010
Speaks english

I am the manager of the Lakehouse.

Christina purchased this house in 2004

We really love northern Michigan!

Please see description on listing.

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights
Contact the owner directly to confirm reservation details and pay with an approved method (credit card, check, or bank transfer), to protect your payment up to $1,000.
Add vacation protection services to your booking
Three services to protect your trip:
Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.
Guarantee the rental meets your expectations
Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.

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Property Reviews

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Lakeshore Hiking! Pets! Comfort! Loons! Eagles! Internet! Wow!
average rating of 4.5555553 based on 11 reviews
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Charlevoix Northern Michigan
5

Comfortable house, peaceful location

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Sep 17, 2013
  • Stayed: Sep 2013
We really enjoyed our stay and hated to have to go home after the week was over! The location is so peaceful. If your idea of a vacation is enjoying nature, this is the house for you. It's several miles south of downtown Charlevoix. We enjoyed beautiful sunsets at the beach access behind the owner's home across the street and easy access to the southern end of Fisherman's Island State Park (walking distance). The house is located on a dirt road, which is great to run on -- much better for the joints than concrete or asphalt! We visited several neighboring towns for different activities and to check out restaurants. We only wish that we'd been able to take a sunset cruise on the lake -- unfortunately the one that still sails after Labor Day was on vacation the week we were there. Christina is very nice and a great manager.
Recommended for:  Adventure Seekers, Pet-friendly, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Thank you so very much! Wonderful Guests like these make our day!!! It is a pleasure to help them enjoy northern Michigan as much as they can! It is wonderful to hear about places around the country through our Guests! These Guests were so very very respectful of our lakehome with their three pets! It was in PERFECT condition when they left! We are so very grateful! We wish them much happiness!
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Charlevoix Northern Michigan
5

Perfect..can't wait to go back!

Perfect..can't wait to go back!
  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Sep 2, 2013
  • Stayed: Aug 2013
This cottage provided our family with a week of fun, beauty, laughs and togetherness. We had campfires each night right at the lake while watching a starry show in the sky. We brought bikes and kayaks and found a new love in collecting ROCKS! We are already planning a trip next year.
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Pet-friendly, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Absolutely NOTHING makes us happier than to know our Guests had a wonderful time! We want families to leave with memories that stay with them for a lifetime! Thank you so much for the lovely review! Love. Peace. Gratitude. Kindness.......it what we want for everybody!
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Charlevoix Northern Michigan
Centerville, OH
5

Beautiful and Peaceful

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Aug 9, 2013
  • Stayed: Jul 2013
Absolutely beautiful setting and central to all of our adventuring. We spent our week biking the Little Traverse Trailway, hiking at Fisherman's island, kayaking on Lake Michigan and Lake Charlevoix, hanging out at the Charlevoix harbor, and just relaxing at the cabin. Christina was very helpful and the house provided the perfect setting for our Up North vacation.
Owner's Response: That is EXACTLY what we want to hear from our Guests! We love having you enjoy as much as northern Michigan as you can! Again I say, we have the BEST GUESTS!!!!! Thanks you for staying with us!
My total pleasure, Christina : )
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Charlevoix Northern Michigan
Beverly Hills, MI
5

Great time! Great spot!

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Jul 30, 2013
  • Stayed: Jul 2013
Quick walk to the beach at a county park. The south entrance (just a two track) to Fisherman's State Park is just beyond. Plenty of exploring in there with the dog and on the bikes!

A spot on Joe's beach for our kayaks made that easy.

The beaches are mostly rocky but fine with water shoes.

We had a couple of dinners and a breakfast in Charlevoix - all very good and fresh: walleye, whitefish, and trout!

Christina was a 10 out of 10 as property manager.

Thanks.
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Pet-friendly, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Thank you, Bob!!! It is such a pleasure to meet all of our wonderful Guests like you and your family!!!! It is my total pleasure to try and make your stay as happy as it can be! We want you to love "up north" like we do! My BEST, Christina : )
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Charlevoix Northern Michigan
Evansville, IN
5

Absolutely Wonderful!

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Jul 23, 2013
  • Stayed: Jun 2013
Wonderful house nestled in the woods--- very quiet area with beautiful views of nature and gorgeous sunsets on Lake Michigan. Four friends from college on our 17th year of traveling together and we couldn't have picked a more ideal house AND location. The house has everything you need--- game table, washer/dryer, internet, full-size appliances, 2 bathrooms--- we lacked for nothing. And the location was a perfect midpoint for our varied travels; as far north as the upper peninsula and west to the Sleeping Bear Dunes.

Christina, the manager of the property, is a gem---- so warm and personable and full of great suggestions of what to see and where to eat--- LOVED her wisdom!

No problems whatsoever and would return here in a heartbeat! Full deposit was returned promptly!

Love. Peace. Kindness. LOVED IT!
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Pet-friendly, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Oh Laura! Thank you! Thank you for your positive. comments!!!! I miss you too and I am so happy that you all had a wonderful time up north! It is a beautiful adventure you take with your friends every year....I hope you celebrate for many more years to come! We APPRECIATE Guests like you so very very very much! And the world is a better place because of good people like you!!!!! Love. Peace. Gratitude. Kindness. Christina : )
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Availability & Rates

Charlevoix House Rental Rates

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Additional information about rental rates

Fees And Taxes None
Security deposit needed to reserve. Two weeks before arrival the full amount is DUE. If it is not paid, the security deposit will be kept if the lakehome cannot be re-rented.
Notes $200 security deposit WITHOUT PETS, $300 security deposit WITH PETS for reservation. You will receive your deposit in full if the lakehome is as you found it, which is easy to do!!
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Amenities

Charlevoix House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Lake View
General:
  • Internet ...
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Heating
  • Towels Provided
  • Parking
  • Living Room
  • Washing Machine
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Linens Provided
  • Clothes Dryer
Kitchen:
  • Stove
  • Oven
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Coffee Maker
  • Toaster
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Kitchen
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • Two full bathrooms
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Queen size Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (2), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1)
Entertainment:
  • Television
  • Games
  • Books ...
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • pets considered
  • non smoking only
  • children welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
Attractions:
  • restaurants
  • cinemas
  • museums
  • health/beauty spa
Leisure Activities:
  • miniature golf
  • shopping
  • horseback riding
  • sight seeing
  • antiquing
  • sledding
  • boating
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • swimming
  • golf
  • snowmobiling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • snowboarding
  • cycling
  • kayaking
  • skiing
  • sailing
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • hiking
  • parasailing
  • wind-surfing
  • fishing
  • mountain biking
  • cross country skiing
  • water skiing
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