All of the pictures shown on this page were photographed by the homeowner. Just some examples of the Beautiful locations within one hour's time traveling by car.
The location is centrally located to all of Leelanau Co. We are located approximately one mile to the Leelanau Sands Casino just to our south. Then 1.5 miles to the north is the quaint little village of Omena, there is a Public Beach located there, Tamarack (Art Gallery), Leelanau Wine Tasting Room and Knot, Just a Bar in the same building on Omena Bay.
Travel just six miles to the north and you are in lovely Northport which is becoming The New Destination Wedding Venue, Events are being booked all around the Area… Northport has several Locations for Weddings and Events. We are just minutes from ALL of them and would make a great rental for Wedding Parties / Families. Don't spend time Commuting 40 minutes one way, to Traverse City for a Hotel...Stay Local just 10 minutes away in our Vacation Rental and Spend your Time Visiting with Family and Friends instead.
Visit Historic Grand Traverse Lighthouse and partake in the charming Village life including Northport' s Friday Night Music in the Park. Fridays Farmer’s Market at the Marina, boating, shopping, hiking, dining, beach combing and swimming, So much to do in a laid back easy going setting of Northport. Also Coming Summer 2014 Northport Creek Golf and Tucker's Boutique Bowling.... Yes right in Northport, MI
Suttons Bay is 5 miles south of us, this Village abounds in shopping opportunities, The Bay Movie Theatre, Rails to Trails Path that stretches all the way to Traverse City on the Reclaimed Old Railroad Bed, and Public Beaches and Marina are sandy and clean.
Hit the west coast of the county just 12 miles to Leland's eclectic shopping and Historic Fishtown District. Fishing Charters are available in Fishtown. Venture on down to Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore, which was voted the most beautiful place in America 2012. Try the Sand Dune Climb, Bike Trail, Scenic Drive, shopping Glen Arbor and Empire.
There are Boundless activities LOCALLY depending on time of year that you visit…these are SOME of the things you may get to enjoy during your visit, some events are free and others may have a charge.
Wedding Venues, Wine Tours, National and Local Festivals, National Cherry Festival, Film Festival, Horses by the Bay, Polka Festival in Cedar, Dune Grass Festival, Local Chicken Dinners, Local Wine Festivals, Parades, Fourth of July Celebrations, Bon Fires, Sunrises and Sunsets, Fireworks Displays, Children's Museum in Traverse City (25 miles south, Conservancy Land, State and Federal Parks, SB Bike Rentals, Bike Trails, Cycling, Snowboarding, Swimming, Golf, Kayaking, Hiking, Fishing, Tennis, Sailing, Water Skiing, Pier Fishing, Wind-Surfing, Water Tubing, Freshwater Fishing, Snowmobiling, Basketball Court, Jet Skiing, Cross Country, Skiing, Beachcombing, Cinemas, Gambling Casinos, Bird Watching (1 mile to bird Sanctuary), Winery Tours (So Many around the County and Grand Traverse and Old Mission Region), Library, Restaurants, Playground, Marina, Scenic Drives, Fitness Center, Antiquing, Groceries, ATM/Bank ,Sight Seeing, Shopping, Walking, Boating, Public Boat Launches, Public Beaches, Shopping, World Class Dining, Celebrities, Rest and Relaxation in Leelanau County. More, More, More!!!!
And If you over do it, there are Walk-in and Urgent Care Services Located in Suttons Bay and Lake Leelanau.
I cannot name everything that you can do here. But It is a spectacular place to Live and Play even if it's just for one or two weeks at a time.