WATERFRONT PORTAGE LAKE COTTAGE

Joanna Hackert

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Sleeps10
Bedrooms 6
Bathrooms2
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 7 nights

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WATERFRONT PORTAGE LAKE COTTAGE

Onekama Cottage Rental Photos and Description

6 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleep2 10, located on Portage Lake

Waterfront on beautiful Portage Lake. New dock completed in June.

Suitability:
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • Long-term Renters Welcome

Joanna Hackert

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We saw this cottage and fell in love with it! Now this is where we enjoy taking our children and making memories!

Joanna Hackert purchased this cottage in 2013

Onekama, Michigan is known as the town of two lakes. The cottage is located on Portage Lake which you are also minutes from driving your boat to Lake Michigan from Portage Lake. Both lakes offer outstanding fishing! Plus the cottage is located on the scenic M22 highway which brings you to many Michigan attractions that are close for you to explore!

Sleeps10
Bedrooms 6
Bathrooms2
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 7 nights
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Reviews

Reviews

4.7
based on 6 traveler reviews

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Waterfront Portage Lake Cottage
average rating of 4.6666665 based on 6 reviews
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Waterfront Portage Lake Cottage
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Onekama Northern Michigan
Grand Rapids Mi
5

family vacation

  • 5 of 5
We rented this property late July 2014. we had 7 adults ranging in age from 19 to 50, and a baby. The cottage was large enough that we could all be in the dining room, porch or family room together. All the bedrooms were also roomy and comfortable. The cottage was very clean and the owners helpful with any questions we had. It is in a beautiful area we boated, kayaked, fished, biked and went sight seeing. I would not hesitate to recommend this property to someone and to return ourselves.
  • Submitted: Aug 7, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children
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Waterfront Portage Lake Cottage
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Onekama Northern Michigan
Allen Park, MI
5

Onekema Waterfront Cottage

  • 5 of 5
The cottage was very clean and the description accurately described the location and amenities.
The owner was very attentive and understanding.
I would recommend the cottage to anyone who has a big family. The cottage is centrally located and we could easily get to local attractions.
  • Submitted: Aug 4, 2014
  • Stayed: Jun 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
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Waterfront Portage Lake Cottage
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Onekama Northern Michigan
Kalamazoo, MI
5

Great lake front cottage..big, clean and comfy!

  • 5 of 5
We really enjoyed our week at this cottage! It was perfect for our girls kayaking week. It accommodated the 8 of us comfortably. Great location for kayaking many places. Portage lake out the channel to a very calm lake Michigan to see a beautiful sunset. The Manistee river, Pine and even the Pere Marquette rivers. We also spent a day in Manistee shopping and kayaking off the beach. The cottage was very clean and well stocked. The owner was very helpful with info and answers to questions. We would definitely go back!
  • Submitted: Aug 19, 2013
  • Stayed: Aug 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
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Waterfront Portage Lake Cottage
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Onekama Northern Michigan
Troy
3

Great Cottage, Great Lake, Great Owners, Passive Aggressive Neighbors

  • 3 of 5
Everything about the cottage, the property and the lake (Minus the fact that the dock is under construction) were great. However the people that owned the cottage next door seemed disgruntled from the second of our arrival. Their passive aggressive behavior was just enough to make me not want to return to this cottage. I cannot stress how uncomfortable they made us feel by just enjoying the property and the lake, it got to the point where we felt we needed to whisper to each other.

I feel bad for the owner of this cottage as they were nothing but courteous and great and as mentioned the cottage was perfect.
  • Submitted: Aug 8, 2013
  • Stayed: Aug 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Waterfront Portage Lake Cottage
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Onekama Northern Michigan
5

30th bday weekend

  • 5 of 5
This was such an beautiful rental property! The owner was also very helpful with info on "things to do" in Onekama!!
  • Submitted: Aug 1, 2013
  • Stayed: Jul 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
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Waterfront Portage Lake Cottage
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Onekama Northern Michigan
5

Just exactly what we needed!

  • 5 of 5
What a delight it was to be the first renters at this lovely Portage Lake cottage. The descriptions and photos don't to justice to peacefulness of this summer cottage. Its a perfect walking distance into the town of Onekama for ice cream or music in the park, and just 15 minutes from the beautiful Lake Michigan beach in Manistee. We spent a day kayaking on the Manistee river and that was only 30 minutes away.

I was a bit concerned that the 1.5 bathroom situation would be problematic but it worked out just fine for the eight of us. The weather was perfect for our 10 day stay and though the upstairs of the cottage got warm in the afternoons, it cooled down to pleasant sleeping temps every evening.

The kitchen is generously equipped including a crock pot and an indoor grill. The pots and pans are in good condition and make cooking simple and quick. It was great to have the washer and dryer.

There's only a small beach area at the cottage but it was big enough for a fire pit and s'more making. The water level was perfect for our kids ages 5 - 15.

Josie has been delightful to work with. She has answered all of our questions in a timely manner and made us feel most welcome. We hate to leave -- and hope to return soon!
  • Submitted: Jul 13, 2013
  • Stayed: Jul 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Girls Getaway, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
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Availability & Rates

Availability & Rates

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Onekama Cottage Rental Rates

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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Off-Peak Spring 2015
May 2 2015 - Jun 20 2015
7 night minimum stay
$1,695
 
 
PEAK Summer 2015
Jun 21 2015 - Sep 26 2015
7 night minimum stay
$1,850
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $300
Tax Rate 6.0%
Notes Note: Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice.
Additional fee: $125.00 clean fee, 6% Michigan tax, and $300.00 refundable security deposit.
Seasonal weekly and monthly rental from May to September.
Weekly rentals only.
Multiple weeks or monthly discounted rates available, please inquire.
Holiday weeks: vary, please inquire.
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Amenities

Amenities

Onekama Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1800 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beachfront
  • Lakefront
  • Waterfront
General:
  • Internet
  • Heating
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Living Room
Kitchen:
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Oven
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Coffee Maker
  • Toaster
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , main bathroom located downstairs with shower, sink, toilet
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , toilet, sink, shower located upstairs
  • There is one full bathroom on the main level and one full bathroom on the upstairs level.
Bedrooms:
  • 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 double
    Bedroom 1 - 1 double
    Bedroom 4 - 1 double
    Bedroom 6 - 1 queen , upstairs lakeside
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , downstairs on main level
    Bedroom 5 - 1 twin/ single , upstairs lakeside
  • The cottage is 1300 square feet on main level and 500 square feet on the upstairs level where the five bedrooms and a bathroom are located. The cottage has five bedrooms upstairs and one master bedroom on the main level. The upstairs is a bungalow style of bedrooms. Also, a playpen is available to use, indoors only.
Entertainment:
  • Television
  • Books
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Lawn / Garden
Suitability:
  • pets not allowed ...
  • non smoking only ...
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Attractions:
  • churches
  • library
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • health/beauty spa
Leisure Activities:
  • gambling casinos
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • shopping
  • boating
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • golf
  • sailing
  • water skiing
  • jet skiing
  • swimming
  • fishing
Notes:
Air conditioning is not provided in the cottage but the beautiful lake breeze keeps the cottage cool and comfortable. Ceiling fans are located in every room on the main level and the amenity of fans are provided in all the bedrooms upstairs. New dock completed in June.
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