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Sleeps 8. (3 Bedrooms/3 Baths)

We do not take WINTER RENTALS. Our Rental dates are from April 1st to November 30th.

Gather with friends and family at Whispering Willow for a fun packed vacation located right on Lake Lancer at Sugar Springs Recreation Community. It provides everything for everyone, whether you are 8 or 80.

This home sleeps 8....3 bedrooms/1 futon/1 rollaway bed, 3 full baths., fully stocked kitchen, gas fireplace in the great room with lots of windows and door walls that provide a great view of the lake. The fully furnished lower level walk-out provides access to the yard, fire pit and lake.

Lake Lancer is an All Sports lake, great for any type of water sport you can think of... swimming, fishing, boating, tubing, canoeing/kayaking and skiing, etc.

Looking for some peace and quiet, rest and relaxation, Whispering Willow is located near the mouth of a cove and is ideal for this as well. Relax in the swing on the banks of the lake under the Willow tree and enjoy the view and what nature has to offer.

SUGAR SPRINGS AMENITIES: As our guest, you will have access to all amenities. A few of the amenities require a fee for the activity. There is a fee schedule in our Welcome Book. Make sure that you have a guest pass with you. You will need to provide your own sports equipment.

-Two All-Sports Lakes (Lake Lancelot-private and Lake Lancer semi-private) great for swimming, fishing, boating, tubing and jet/water skiing.

-15 Beach Clubs. Sugar Springs has Beach Clubs scattered through out the community. Not all of them have the same amenities.

**Remodeled Club House:

New Olympic-size indoor swimming pool

New Fitness Room

The Hearth Restaurant & Pub

-18 hole Championship Golf Course, Driving Range, Pro Shop and Golf Pro

-Tennis, basketball and bocce ball courts

-The Campground has a Chalet with inside fireplace and picnic tables, outside fire pit, catch & release pond for kids (ice skating pond in winter), sledding hills, playground area and hiking/x-country ski trails (the ski trail is not groomed).

SUGAR SPRINGS is a private recreation community in Gladwin, MI. It is located half-way between the towns of Gladwin and West Branch off of M-30.

It offers 2 all-sports lakes (1 private and 1 semi-private), several private (gated) beach clubs, some of which provide sandy beaches, restrooms, picnic tables, boat launch and swing set or Playscape (not all Beach Clubs have the same amenities). It is home to the Sugar Springs Championship Golf Course. There is also a Pro Shop and Clubhouse. The Clubhouse contains The Hearth (restaurant and pub) and an Activity Center with an Olympic Size Swimming Pool and Fitness Center.

During your stay with us visit the campground which is the starting point for several hiking trails and in the summer, enjoy the catch and release pond just outside of the chalet at the campground. The campground Chalet is equipped with picnic tables and fans (for summer) and heat and a fireplace (for winter). Use it as a large game room. Keep an eye out for wildlife that is often seen in this area.

**For more information and photos of this and our other Gladwin properties, click on the AMENITIES tab at the top of the page, then click on the Three Sisters Vacation Rentals website link at the bottom of the AMENITIES page.

More Details
  • non smoking only
  • children welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • pets not allowed
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Lin and Sue (Property Manager)
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Bedrooms 3
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Minimum Stay 2 nights
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Nearest Airport
32 Miles
Jack Barstow Municipal Airport-Midland MI
Nearest Motorway
4 Miles
M-30 and Sugar River Road
Nearest Barpub
1.5 Miles
Th Hearth Restaurant and Grill
Nearest Ski
29 Miles
Snow Snake Golf & Ski
Nearest Golf
1.5 Miles
Sugar Springs Championship Golf Course
Nearest Restaurant
1.5 Miles
The Hearth Restaurant and Pub (at Sugar Springs)
Car: necessary

NORTHERN MICHIGAN is a year-round vacation destination filled with an abundance of things to do. It is our 'Pure' Michigan backyard. Whether you are visiting Northern Michigan to play or relax, there is something for everyone.

Discover scenic beauty, remote beaches, challenging golf, quaint shops, delightful restaurants and outdoor activities. From outdoor adventurers to history enthusiasts, there will be plenty to explore. Visit a local museum and learn about the legends and history of early settlers and the Great Lakes maritime. Explore haunts of Ernest Hemingway or attend local festivals and art shows. There is something for all ages, all interests and all seasons.

GLADWIN is located in the middle of the “mitten” and is a short drive from just about anywhere in the Lower Peninsula and is fairly close to surrounding states.

Distance From: Detroit-163 miles / Saginaw-65 miles / Traverse City-100 miles / Mackinac Island-120 miles / Chicago-340 miles / Indianapolis-380 miles / Toledo-240 miles.


Houghton and Higgins Lakes, Clare, Harrison, Roscommon, Prudenville, St. Helen, West Branch, Rose City, Grayling, Tawas, Oscoda

If you are looking for entertainment in addition to what you will find at this home...Gladwin County and the surrounding area has lots to do. There are lakes, beaches, rivers and marinas for swimming, boating/boat rentals, fishing, canoeing/kayaking /tubing, and jet & water skiing. Hiking, mountain biking, AVT/ORV & Motor Cross trails. Golf courses, scenic drives, light houses, wineries, Amish farms/crafts/fresh food & baked goods. National & State Forests, wild life preserves, bird watching, morel mushroom hunting, state recreation areas, restaurants, shopping, petting zoo’s, etc.

Cider mills/apples/pumpkins, farm stands, autumn color drives, hunting and hiking. Snowmobile trails, snowmobile rentals, X-country ski/snowshoe trails, downhill skiing/tubing/Terrain Parks/ziplining, ice fishing, ice skating, sledding hills.


-Riverwalk Place-Gladwin (RW Oasis Spa and Salon / RW Grill / RW Threads (shopping) / River Rock Lounge

-Au Sable, Rifle, Tittabawassee, Tobacco, & Cedar Rivers for tubing, canoeing or kayaking, fishing and swimming.

-Secord Lake and Secord Lake Marina (boat rentals): swimming (2 public beaches) and public boat launches.

-Sugar Springs Marine (pontoon rentals)

*State & National Forests, Parks and Recreation Areas:

-Gladwin County Recreation Area: hiking, biking and cross country ski trails.

-Rifle River Recreation Area - Hunting, lakes, Au Sable River, fishing, scenic drive, observation tower and canoeing, picnic area, hiking/biking/cross country ski trails.

-Hartwick Pines State Forest - Visitors Center, Hunting, fishing, mountain bike/hiking/cross country ski trails, picnic area/playground, wildlife viewing.

-Huron National Forest: River Road Scenic Drive, Lumberman’s Monument Visitors Center (HNF information area)/Dune Overlook (has breath taking views of the Au Sable River Valley, Iargo Springs (observation deck, beautiful scenery, Au Sable river, springs, waterfalls), hiking/x-country ski/snowmobile trails, sightseeing, fishing/boating/swimming/canoeing/kayaking.

-Tuttle Marsh Wildlife Area

*Golf Courses: Sugar Springs/Tamarack/The Dream/The Nightmare/Snowsnake Golf & Ski, Apple Mountain Golf & Ski and Snowsnake Golf and Ski (etc).

- Snowmobile/ORV Trails: Huron Trail, Alley Park Trail,

-Cross Country Ski/Snowshoe/Hiking Trails: Eagle Run, Ogemaw Hills Pathway (Au Sable Forest), Hartwick Pines, Rifle River Recreation Area, Corsair.

-Downhill Skiing/Tubing/Snowboarding/Terrain Parks: Snowsnake Golf & Ski (Harrison), Apple Mountain Golf & Ski (also has Zip Line), Hanson Hills Recreation Area (1000 acre Summer/Winter Sports Park)

-Cider Mills/Apple Orchards (Fruitful Orchard)/Farm Stands/Crafts/Amish Country

-Shopping: Antiques/Tangier Outlet Mall

-Restaurants: The Hearth Restaurant and Bar/Grill (Sugar Springs), The Camp, Lost Arrow, The Willow Tree.

-Casinos: Saganing/Soaring Eagle

-Wineries: Valley Mist, Moderncraft and Rose Valley

-Gladwin, Houghton Lake and West Branch have “kid” activities…..movie theater, putt-put golf, bowling, etc.

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Availability & Rates

Availability & Rates


Gladwin House Rental Rates

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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Sep 2 2014 - Nov 30 2014
2 night minimum stay
OFF PEAK 2015 (#1)
Apr 1 2015 - May 21 2015
2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $300
Cleaning Fee $50
Tax Rate 6.0%
Notes Due to technical changes made by HomeAway, the “Quotable Rates” option is incorrectly calculating some of our rates. Please contact us directly via the 'Email Owner' fields or phone for an accurate quote.
Preferred Pmt Method: Check or e-check. We accept online payments when necessary & for last minute bookings.
Change over dates are Fri-Fir or Sun-Sun
**Pontoon Rental: $150/day or $600/wk
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Gladwin House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 3062 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Resort ...
  • Lake View
  • Waterfront
  • Water View
  • Rural
  • Lakefront ...
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Adventure
  • Budget
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Fireplace ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Air Conditioning
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Parking ...
  • Oven
  • Kitchen ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Microwave
  • Dishwasher
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Coffee Maker
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • Dining ...
  • Child's Highchair
  • seating for 6 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Second floor
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower , Lower Level
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , Bath/Mudroom -First floor
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , First Floor Master
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , Second floor (ceiling fan)
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , Second floor (ceiling fan)
    Bedroom 4 - 1 sleep sofa /futon , 1 twin/ single , lower level-family room (not a bedroom)
  • All bedrooms have closets and ceiling fans. 2 second floor bedrooms have TV's
  • Television ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Video Library ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Tennis ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • non smoking only ...
  • children welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • pets not allowed
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Indoor Pool
  • autumn foliage
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • coin laundry
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • zoo
  • cinemas
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • medical services
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • golf privileges optional
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • hunting big game
  • hunting small game
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Sugar Springs is a private recreation community with a Championship Golf Course, Golf Pro, 2 All-Sports Lakes, Olympic size pool, tennis courts, hiking trails, sledding hills and fishing/skating pond.
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