About the property
- Half Baths0
- Minimum Stay7 nights
Cabin, 1 Bedroom + Bunk Area, 1 Bath, (Sleeps 2-6)
Our Michigan rustic cabin is located in the Forest Lakes resort area just southeast of Traverse City. While not new or equipped with all thats modern, we try to keep the place comfortable and pleasant for all our patrons. It sits on 200 feet of bay and lake shore of beautiful Spider Lake on two quiet acres of hardwoods, pine trees, and fresh air.
Amenities include an equipped kitchen area including microwave oven, living/dining room (sleeps 4 on two queen sofabeds), l small bedroom (two twin beds), 2 televisions with VCR, 100 square feet of decking, an outdoor stone fireplace and gas grill. The cabin is heated and air-conditioned if the need arises.
An adjacent storage cabin features two bunk beds. All linens except personal towels are furnished. The location offers spectacular views of the lake, bay, and woods. A small fishing boat and dock are furnished for your enjoyment. A paddle boat and 2 kayaks are recent additions. A new sleeper sofa and chair have been added for your comfort. And the cabin now offers a blue ray player with satellite television.
Whether you prefer a lazy or active vacation, you will find it here. On site, you might go for a swim, take a hike, enjoy the great fishing, row the interesting lake shore, read a book, enjoy a casual dinner, or relax on the deck. There are several golf courses and other lakes close at hand. Spider Lake boat launch is nearby. A park with tennis courts, basketball goals, and hiking trails is less than a mile away. Cross country bike trails are nearby as well.
Just 16 minutes from Traverse City and other interesting sites, you might enjoy shopping, a drive on the peninsula, a concert, dinner overlooking beautiful Grand Traverse Bay, and so much more. Casinos are located 30 miles north and 15 miles west. Interlochen Music Camp is nearby.
Our cabin is available for weekly rental, May through September, to a maximum of six persons for $1050 per week. More detailed directions and information will be provided at the time you make your reservation.
SPIDER LAKE CABIN
Traverse City, Michigan
Barb and Bill Corrigan
We hope you enjoy your stay in our cabin. Below is information which may be helpful.
The Spider Lake cabin is located at 4050 Celery Bay Drive Traverse City, MI. The door will be open and the keys will be on the table.
Check in is 4:00PM Saturday and check out is 10:00AM Saturday for a weekly stay. Otherwise check in is 4:00PM and check out is 10:00AM. Upon leaving, please check to leave the cabin, as much as possible, the way you found it. Also please strip the beds and leave dirty linen in the laundry basket at the end of your stay.
Note the location of the fire extinguisher on the right side of the bathroom entry hall.
Find linen for the two queen sofa sleepers in the bathroom entry hall closet.
Find table and chairs for deck, boat oars, kayak paddles, life vests, and garbage can, outside, on the deck, or in the storage cabin. Garbage in plastic bags can be disposed of at a dumping station on Rasho Road if necessary.
Find mop, broom, and dustpan in closet. Bucket is under kitchen sink.
Use extreme care with the fireplace, fire pit, and gas grill. Make sure any fire is totally dead before dumping ashes.
Find a general store/filling station and restaurant north on High Lake Road enroute to Traverse City. A supermarket, pizza place, coffee shop, general store etc are located at Hammond Road and 3 mile road. The Christ United Methodist Church at Garfield Road and 3 mile road welcomes you.
The paddle boat, kayaks, row boat, and dock on the bay side are for your use. Be sure to take life cushions or vests when using boats; the sheriff patrols regularly and fines heavily for violations. The swimming raft on the lake side is for your enjoyment.
- Response rate:
- Response time:
- within a few days
- Calendar last updated:
- Mar 09, 2018
Sports & Adventure Activities
Very nice property!
We had a fantastic time! A fun, much needed family getaway. Unplugged, even though there was access. Great views! Very nice accommodations, and we loved exploring the lake and having use of kayaks and other toys. The place is small, with only one bedroom and bathroom, but we managed fine with 6 people. We also liked the location, being a short drive from the bays, peninsulas and Sleeping Bear Dunes area. Owner was very nice, helpful and responsive.
Would love to stay again next summer!
Spider Lake stay with my dog
Had a great 7 day stay at Spider Lake. Thanks so much for allowing dogs at your cabin. My chocolate lab had a great time swimming in Spider Lake. Was even able to get the dog on the paddle boat for a little ride around the lake. The cabin was nice and quite which is what I was looking for. Cabin was neat and clean and was only 15 minutes ride to downtown Traverse City. I would recommend this cabin if you want to get away and relax at a good rate and you can bring the dog which is a big plus for me.
Thanks Rich for your kind words. Our goal has always been to provide a comfortable accommodation located in a beautiful setting at an affordable price.
We had a great time at this place. The kids loved sleeping in the "separate" cabin and we loved have two different beaches to use. That way we could follow the sun. Cabin is in great shape. Just a lovely place.
4th of July 2012 Vacation
The location and view of the lake were great at this cottage! The atmosphere was very relaxing and enjoyable. The air-conditioned cottage was an added bonus with the 95+ degree weather we had that week. We loved using the paddle boat/kayaks etc that the cottage provided. We loved that this cottage was a pet-friendly rental and our golden retriever had a great time too! We would definitely recommend this cottage to friends or relatives. We also had a great time at the local restaurant, Peegeos.
Private Waterfront Getaway
Private & Clean waterfront cabin. The owner was very accommodating to all of our needs. The cabin was well maintained. It offered Ice cold air conditioning. The waterfront property was surrounded by beautiful old trees,and the lake view was amazing! All the property owners in the area were very friendly. You are only about 10-15 minutes from downtown Traverse City that offers everything you would want, from shopping malls, eateries, & fun things to do. We highly recommend this property for that get away from it all & relax vacation with anything you need available in this cabin!
Rates & Availability
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Deposit is forfeited if reservation is cancelled.