Looking to getaway from the daily stress of life for a weekend - or maybe longer, place to truly unwind and shed the daily routine of a hurried life or gather as an entire family reunion. Duck Lake Inn offers a home-like, comfortable atmosphere to encourage a slower pace and provide a unique alternative to traditional hotel accommodations. Our four bedrooms, two family rooms and a big dinning room house are tastefully decorated and offer amenities that will ensure your comfort. One family room has natural wood fireplace. Both family rooms either sofa beds or futons. Kitchen is fully equipped with all necessary utensils. You can enjoy a romantic evening watching the sunset on the lake, or roast marshmallow in the out door fireplace, or make barbecue using meat from local farms, or find yourself enjoying the starlight in our luxurious hot tub. There are a lot of things to do for any age. Rest, relax, enjoy and turn family time into lasting memories.
What to Do:: Traverse city's top 10 adventures are:Balloon Rides (the memories will last forever),salmon/ trout fishing, adventure park Pirates Cove(golf, go carts, bumper boats), para-sailing, Tall Ship Manitou(sail back in time),
boat rental(jet-boats, jet-skis),Ranch Rudolf, bike rental, kite-board (learn this summer), New York Luxury Limos; also VASA pathway (mountain bike or cross-country ski) and TART trail system, and antique shopping, and visit Farmers Markets (fresh strawberries, blueberries, and cherry), paddle the Boardman River, dine at fine restaurants, snowshoeing and snowmobile. Michigan’s Golf Coast region was selected by Golf Magazine as one of the top six golf destinations in the country. National Cherry Festival - 07/03-10/2010. (Navy Blue Angels comes every even numbered year.) The Traverse City area is quickly becoming known as a great wine region. So much to do, so little time....
Seeking for tranquil escape?: Watch the flowers bloom again in the spring. Relax on the beaches during the summer. Gaze at the endless sea of colors in the autumn. Or, marvel at the winter wonderland that is created around you. Experience the natural beauty of this place through her many lakes, dunes, rolling hills, orchards, and vineyards. The lively atmosphere of this area can only be best be defined by the superb beaches, colorful sunsets, and the nearly endless cascade of attractions. Enjoy a wide variety of activities, including swimming, sailing, scuba diving, skiing (both water and snow), hiking, biking, wine tasting and much, much more. Regardless of what you want to do, this truly is the place for all seasons.
Additional cottage description:: House has 4 bedrooms: 2 queen beds, 4 twin beds and crib. 2 family rooms: one has natural fireplace, TV, slipper and couch (sleep 2 people), second has futon and sofa bed (sleep 2 people), TV, adult/ children books and movies, family board games. Fully equipped kitchen with all kitchen supplies, Coffee Maker, condiment, toaster, plenty of dishes, pots and pans. Breakfast area. Dining room with 2 dining tables. Basement has fitness equipment, poker table, room with washer and dryer. House has paper towels, bathroom tissue, soaps, shampoo etc. Brand new out- door hot-tub with back jet, neck jet, sole jet. Hot-tub sits five people plus lounge. There are indoor and outdoor playgrounds for kids with a lot of toys.