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SPACIOUS, RELAXING, AND CLOSE TO EVERYTHING!

David Whitworth

Advertiser since: 2012
Speaks: english
Sleeps8
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 4 nights

David Whitworth

Advertiser since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
December 10, 2014
Book with confidence
Book with confidence
Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees
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.

SPACIOUS, RELAXING, AND CLOSE TO EVERYTHING!

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 4 nights

Overview

Petoskey House Rental Photos and Description

In-town home, sleeps 8, quiet area

This newer cottage has all the comforts you have come to expect in today's modern world, situated within a mile of the gaslight shopping district and Little Traverse Bay. Enjoy the cool breeze from the bay from our large and well-appointed decks. By night, gaze at the stars, admire the twinking lights of downtown Petoskey, and enjoy a grilled dinner 'al fresco.' Located just up the hill from the Bear River Recreational Trail, our cottage is in a quiet neighborhood convenient to shopping, Little Traverse Bay, the marina, beaches, restaurants, the Odawa Casino, and the hospital. It is the perfect home base from which to explore the natural beauty and attractions of Northern Michigan. The first floor features the living room, dining area, kitchen, partially covered decks with a gas grill, the laundry room, a full bath, and a bedroom appointed with a queen bed and bunk beds (the room feels larger, due to the architect's utilization of space). The second floor is the master suite, featuring a queen sleigh bed and the full bedroom suite, a full-size sleeper sofa, a private upper deck, a full bathroom with whirlpool tub, a walk-in closet, and a loft open to the living room below. The driveway is paved and the garage can be made available for storage of skis, snowmobiles, bikes, kayaks, etc. This house was recently furnished with all-new furnishings and is ready to be your vacation destination.

Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
David Whitworth (Owner)
Advertiser since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
December 10, 2014

Why David Whitworth chose Petoskey

We have been visiting Petoskey and Northern Michigan for over 15 years. We purchased this property because it has everything we were looking for in a residence and it is our intention to use it ourselves part of the time now, and to probably retire here in the future.

What makes this house unique

This home was specially designed to take full advantage of the site. While it is in town, it feels like a retreat, with some wooded areas outside. Even though the house is not next to the bay, you can enjoy the bay breeze from the decks, situated on the north side of the house.

Why HomeAway

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 4 nights
Book with confidence
Book with confidence
Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees
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.

Reviews

4.9
based on 8 traveler reviews

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Spacious, Relaxing, and Close to Everything!
average rating of 4.875 based on 8 reviews
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Spacious, Relaxing, and Close to Everything!
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Petoskey Northern Michigan
Montana
5

Great place!

  • 5 of 5
This home was very well appointed, clean and easy to find all the essentials. We enjoyed our time at this peaceful home. It has very easy access to downtown and the surrounding areas. I would recommend this property to friends and family members.
  • Submitted: Aug 22, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
business
Spacious, Relaxing, and Close to Everything!
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p441038vb
Petoskey Northern Michigan
5

Beautiful Home !!

  • 5 of 5
My family and I rented this home never booking from Homeaway before. I must say we were pleasantly surprised with this home, it was extremely nice !! Very clean and well appointed !! Even my high school and college aged boys were happy with this home. The house is close to everything, we spent a day in Mackinaw City, rented bikes and rode the Little Traverse Bay Wheelway trail and spent time in Petoskey State Park, all in four days time and because everything was so close we didn't feel rushed for time. We plan on coming back to this house next year.
  • Submitted: Aug 16, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We strive to maintain a clean, inviting home and are so pleased that you found it to be in exactly this condition. We are very happy that your first experience using HomeAway was such a positive one. It will be a pleasure to have you return next summer!
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Spacious, Relaxing, and Close to Everything!
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Petoskey Northern Michigan
Waterford, Michigan
4

Great location and lots of fun!

  • 4 of 5
We rented the house for our annual ski trip with our adult children. We had a great time and the house was perfect. Very impressed with the kitchen supplies, extra linens, and organization. You can tell they have rented before and know just what vacationers need. Our only disappointment was there's only one shower. The master bath has a beautiful jacuzzi type tub, instead of a shower. It wasn't a big deal, we made due with the one, and I'd gladly stay here again.
  • Submitted: Jan 6, 2014
  • Stayed: Dec 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
business
Spacious, Relaxing, and Close to Everything!
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p441038vb
Petoskey Northern Michigan
5

Great Place to Stay

  • 5 of 5
We stayed here for about 3 weeks and it was great, close to downtown and the home was very well taken care of! Owners were very helpful and easy to deal with. We will stay here again!
  • Submitted: Nov 18, 2013
  • Stayed: Nov 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
business
Spacious, Relaxing, and Close to Everything!
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Petoskey Northern Michigan
Chicago
5

Petoskey

  • 5 of 5
Property within 5-10 minutes of downtown Petoskey, within walking distance of grocery, shopping restaurants, etc. Very clean and well maintained home in residential area of town. Owner very helpful in recommendations for the area and information regarding the property. Would definitely recommend to friends/family who are visiting the area.
  • Submitted: Oct 9, 2013
  • Stayed: Oct 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children
Owner's Response: Thank you for the feedback. We also love to walk or bike the Bear River Trail to downtown and the marina. It's very convenient to the best Petoskey offers, but is also in a very quiet neighborhood. We try to keep updated information from our favorite restaurants and shops at the house, in case you'd like to try them too. We're very happy you had a good visit and hope you can come back some time.
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Spacious, Relaxing, and Close to Everything!
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Petoskey Northern Michigan
5

So Clean and Spacious

  • 5 of 5
Our family of four stayed in this wonderful home on our first visit to Petoskey. We were all thrilled when we walked in the door and saw the beautiful home we would be staying in. This home is so clean! The owners take very good care of it. The furniture is attractive and comfortable. We all felt very cozy and had plenty of room to spread out. The decks are a wonderful place to sit in the morning with coffee. I saw three wild turkeys cross the yard! The kitchen is well-equipped and we had everything we needed for meals. We didn't use the grill on this trip but it's certainly nice to have. Whenever I had a question the owners were quick with a helpful answer. The location was great for us. We took day trips to Sleeping Bear Dunes and Mackinac Island where we hiked and biked. We also visited the nearby towns of Charlevoix and Harbor Springs. There was still more to see and we will definitely be back!
  • Submitted: Aug 3, 2013
  • Stayed: Jul 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much! We're so happy that you enjoyed your visit at our home! We try very hard to keep everything clean and well -appointed. We also love to have our morning coffee on the deck, as well as our family dinners with the catch of the day on the natural gas grill. The open and spacious feel was one of the main attractions for us, as well as its proximity to the Bear River Trail and shopping. We hope that you will stay here again on your next visit.

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Rates & Availability

From $150 Per night

Petoskey House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
Per property
Rental rates quoted in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Winter
Dec 15 2014 - Mar 31 2015
2 night minimum stay
$150
From
$200
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
$875
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$220
From
$250
Fri,Sat,Sun
$1,450
 

Additional information about rental rates

Property Damage Protection $49
Tax Rate 6.0%
Notes Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed. Refunds are offered for a cancellation within 30 days of the beginning date of the rental. A refund of the rental amount, less credit card transaction fees (if applicable), will be made, as well as a refund of the damage protection policy purchase price. Refunds of additional products purchased will not be made.

Cancellation Policy

Policy available by contacting owner when booking.
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Amenities

Petoskey House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1474 sq. ft.
  • 2 stories
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , 1 sleep sofa /futon
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , 2 bunk bed
  • Bedrooms have direct access to private bathrooms.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Pool / Spa:
  • jetted tub
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • marina
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • kayaking
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • snowmobiling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming

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2 - 7 night minimum stay
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  • 2 BA,
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$1,600 per week
7 night minimum stay
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