THE LOFT AT ELBERTA BEACH

Rose Stuart

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Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type studio
Minimum Stay 7 nights

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THE LOFT AT ELBERTA BEACH

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Loft With Views Of Lake Michigan

This beautiful loft over looking Lake Michigan sleeps two adults. This one bedroom, one bathroom loft was completed in 2013. Fully furnished and very cozy. Disconnect from the wear and tear of everyday life and relax at the beach. (No cable or internet available) Private access to beach, outdoor grill and fire pit available.

No pets and no smoking. Owners within walking distance.

Suitability:
  • non smoking only
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • pets not allowed

Rose Stuart

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My husband bought this unusual property in 1980 and built the original house beach side which was a rental for many years. When we began our lives together, we moved into the beach house and began to build the loft 2 years ago. We hope you love it here as much as we do. You can be as busy as you want to or just kick back, walk the beaches for miles, or just sit in the sun with a good book

There are only 5 privately owned lots on Elberta Beach and Phil bought 3 of them, so, we don't have a lot of neighbors.

You are approximately 600 ft. from the beach and the break wall fishing pier. In the fall people come from miles around to surf fish for steel head some times building a fire on the beach. When the winds are right you can watch kite sailors, wind surfers, regular surfers, and hang gliders who often land In our front yard. Almost every weekend in summer there will be a wedding going on at the shore.

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type studio
Minimum Stay 7 nights
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5
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The Loft at Elberta Beach
average rating of 5.0 based on 7 reviews
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The Loft at Elberta Beach
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p487087vb
231-360-6759
Frankfort Northern Michigan
5

The Most relaxing place on Earth!

  • 5 of 5
My boyfriend and I stayed at the loft for a week, and needless to say, we miss it!! The loft is brand new, modern, extremely convenient. It seems that they thought of everything you'll need on your stay. The kitchen has every single kitchenware needed, you can bake a cake if you want to! The rest of the loft is cute, cozy and comfortable; perfect for a couple. The deck is really nice too, we would have breakfast and dinner almost everyday out on the deck. It comes with a gas grill, so you can barbecue out there and a nice patio set to relax on.

Lets talk about the beach, and those sunsets!! We did not miss a sunset, they are truly breathtaking out on Lake Michigan. The owners allow bonfires on the beach(which is pretty isolated and mostly empty of people) they let us use their firewood. It was beautiful out there, and the sky is just amazing at night. The owners Phil and Rosemary are the sweetest people, and really try and make your stay the best it could be. They live across the street and are not intrusive at all.

The town of Frankfort is just a 2 min car ride away or 10 bike ride. We preferred via bike because the ride is so fun! There is a bike trail "The Betsie River Trail" on the way, I recommend it! You will pass Betsie Lake, but keep going until it turns to gravel, because Crystal Lake is beautiful!!

Summary: STAY HERE!! You will not regret it. There is no t.v. at the loft, you will be forced to spend quality time and go out and explore! If it rains, read a book from their collection or play a game. They have several board games their too. If you go to Frankfort, I recommend the restaurants Fusion and Coho Cafe for dinner. Storm Cloud Brewing Company has the best pizza and Kilwin's fudge is the best! The owners of the loft are amazing, down to earth people and I enjoyed every minute of my stay!
  • Submitted: Aug 27, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
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The Loft at Elberta Beach
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p487087vb
231-360-6759
Frankfort Northern Michigan
Detroit mi
5

The most awesome, up to date, amazing place to stay

  • 5 of 5
I stayed here myself and my girl friend. It is an awesome place. It is a brand new place, everything is up to date, very well thought of. All the utensils are available. Very nice owners. Live across the street and available for any help or questions.
This is the place to stay. It is excluded and far from all the noises and distractions. Right across the street from the beech, where u can have endless bonfires and star gazing, and 5 minutes away from Frankfort where all the shops and restaurants are.
This was a very nice place to stay at and very thankful for rosemary and Phil for making us have such a peaceful and restful getaway. Will definitely go back
  • Submitted: Aug 26, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Romantic Getaway
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The Loft at Elberta Beach
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p487087vb
231-360-6759
Frankfort Northern Michigan
5

Lovely place, great location

  • 5 of 5
My husband and I stayed at The Loft last month. We were completely “WOWED” by the rental. It’s recently built, squeaky clean, has new appliances, and it’s clear that the owners took great care, and pride, with the details of this place, both architecturally as well as decoratively. Further, while it can sleep 4, this was absolutely the perfect size for just the two of us.

We also had the best of “both worlds”: The Loft is nestled in a private woodsy area. However, from the deck, we could see Lake Michigan!

The owners are friendly and live across the road, but are not intrusive. There is a private path for renters to get to Lake Michigan and the beach. While we could have built a fire in their firepit (on their property), we were also allowed to build a fire at the beach, which we did (and got a fabulous sunset thrown in for no extra charge)!

This is a beautiful, peaceful setting and a great place to stay near Sleeping Bear Dunes, Glen Arbor, and lots of great hiking. I did miss not having wifi access. However, there are numerous places in town where free access is available. This is a place to relax, after all!

Overall it was a great experience and we would go back.
  • Submitted: Jul 15, 2014
  • Stayed: Jun 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Sightseeing, Romantic Getaway
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The Loft at Elberta Beach
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p487087vb
231-360-6759
Frankfort Northern Michigan
5

Perfect beach Getawy

  • 5 of 5
This little apartment is the perfect size for a couple to stay at. Everything is brand new and was made for your relaxation, the bed is perfect, the kitchen is roomy, and the hosts will go out of their way to make your stay as enjoyable as possible. We walked on the beach every day and watched the amazing sunsets right from the deck while we ate dinner. he futon is also the nicest I have ever seen, I did not even know it was possible to make a couch so nice. We saw dear every morning and enjoyed the quite peace of having so few neighbors, a perfect romantic getaway.
  • Submitted: Jul 11, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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The Loft at Elberta Beach
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p487087vb
231-360-6759
Frankfort Northern Michigan
Chicago, IL
5

Cozy New Cottage

  • 5 of 5
Great Private Location!
  • Submitted: Jun 5, 2014
  • Stayed: May 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Sightseeing, Romantic Getaway
business
The Loft at Elberta Beach
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p487087vb
231-360-6759
Frankfort Northern Michigan
5

Great place to stay in northern Michigan!

  • 5 of 5
This place is great, clean and new. The location cannot be beat, just walk across the road and you are on Lake Michigan with a gorgeous view. Its just a quick 5 minute trip to Frankfort which has quite a few restaurants, grocery store etc. The loft has everything you will need for your stay, and Rosemary & Phil are helpful when needed but not at all intrusive. We are hoping to return next year for a longer visit.
  • Submitted: Sep 3, 2013
  • Stayed: Aug 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Map

Nearest Airport
40 Miles
Cherry Capital Airport, Traverse City, MI
Nearest Ferry
70 Miles
Ludington
Nearest Train
120 Miles
Grand Rapids
Nearest Motorway
1.5 Miles
M22
Nearest Barpub
1.5 Miles
Mayfair Tavern
Nearest Ski
20 Miles
Crystal Mountain
Nearest Golf
15 Miles
Arcadia Bluffs
Nearest Restaurant
1.5 Miles
Mayfair Tavern
Car: necessary

Rolling hills and water abound in this area. we have mushroom hunting and brook trout fishing in the spring, salmon fishing all season and many local orchards and wild berry picking if you are lucky enough to stumble on them. There are art and craft festivals, car shows and other activities such as fire works and celebrations.

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7 night minimum stay
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Notes Friday check in is 3pm and check out the following Friday at 11am. Most of the fun things that happen around here start on Saturdays, so you will want to be checked in and refreshed with a good nights sleep so you and fully enjoy the day
50% deposit due to reserve. Remainder due upon arrival.
Cash and check only.
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Amenities

Amenities

Frankfort Studio Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • studio
  • floor 2
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 720 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Lake View
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Towels Provided
  • Parking
  • Living Room ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
Kitchen:
  • Kitchen
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Oven
  • Microwave
  • Coffee Maker
  • Toaster
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , double shower heads in tub size standup shower
  • toilet, single sink, double shower heads in tub size standup shower
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • King size bed, good size closet, plus a smaller storage closet at opposite end of room. Plenty of room to put 4 guests luggage and other items
Entertainment:
  • Stereo
  • Music Library
  • Games
  • Books
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Balcony ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • non smoking only
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • pets not allowed
Attractions:
  • churches
  • library
  • marina
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • restaurants
  • health/beauty spa
  • cinemas
  • live theater
  • museums
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • walking
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • boating
  • sledding
  • wildlife viewing
  • antiquing
  • miniature golf
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
  • fitness center
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hunting small game
  • ice skating
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • surf fishing
  • water tubing
  • golf
  • tennis
  • kayaking
  • sailing
  • water skiing
  • jet skiing
  • swimming
  • surfing
  • wind-surfing
  • cycling
  • cross country skiing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • hiking
  • fishing
  • hunting
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