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100' Higgins Lakefront-Great Sunsets !

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Parking
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Outdoor Grill
  • non smoking only
  • children welcome

Overview

About the property

House, 1 Bedroom + Sleeping Loft, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 6 )

You'll fall in love with this place. Lower private bedroom with queen bed and and private bathroom. If you are lucky to nab the upstairs sleeping loft with a king and full bed, you will waken to a beautiful view of Higgins Lake. Enjoy coffee while sitting at the family oak table-again enjoying the view of the turquoise crystal clear water of Higgins Lake.

We consider our guests part of our family. Many wonderful times and memories have been made here. Our property is huge. We have about 100 feet of waterfront and our land runs about 300 ft back from the water.

It's sunny and hot mid-summer on the lake yet at the same time the rest of the property is cool. Mature pines and other trees shade the rest of the property and we keep them trimmed high so you have an unobstructed view of the entire lake. Ring the big cast iron bell to bring the kids in for dinner from around the lake. At night time, enjoy marshmallows over the lakeside campfire.

We are in an original private residential district dedicated to private residences, not multi-unit condos, resorts or mixed use. This is one of the most private areas on the lake. The interior is beautiful, light but rustic tongue & groove wood which make up the walls & ceilings. Friendly wild game mounts throughout cottage; African antelope, deer, huge moose, doll sheep, wild boar, fish mounts.

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Keywords: Home cottage loft ranch with full lake view, access

More Details

Owner
Krista Krause
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
March 12, 2017

Why Krista Krause chose Michigan

We love the view. You can't find a better sunset in the south pacific islands. Higgins Lake water is crystal clear to 70 feet deep.At night there is no light pollution.Clear nights are AMAZING. You can see all the constellations and the northern lights and the International Space Station if you are lucky.

What makes this house unique

This is a very charming property. Our guests have never been disappointed. Stores, fuel, dining, tennis, basketball and all the rest are available just minutes away.

Amenities

Roscommon House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy 6
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Beachfront ...
  • Lakefront ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom Loft - 1 king , 1 double , Spacious open loft with beautiful views of Higgins Lake.
    Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , Queen bedroom with private bathroom.
  • Sleeps 6. King size bed (1), Queen size Bed (1), Double Bed (1) Port-A-Crib (1) available on request.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • VCR
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
180 degree view of lake. Lakefront yard about 100 ft waterfront x 150 ft between lake & front of cottage. Loads of room for bocce and other games. Inside, 16 ft high cathedral ceilings in living room with wild game mounts (7 ft' span moose, African game, deer, fish, doll sheep, bore and pretend bear). Floor to ceiling lake view living room windows running entire lakeside. Large windows in kitchen overlooking lake. Roof over our 3rd patio area is used for shaded/protected picnic & outdoor use. Food stores 1 & 3 miles away. Ample parking for boats and boats. Our dock reaches out into Higgins Lake about 80 ft & we have sunning decks at the farthest end. There is no surprise drop off. We have other lounging decks at different elevations lakeside. Baseball, tennis, slides & basketball within walking distance. Boat rental available at B & B Marina and at MI South State Park.

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There is a fire pit lake-side. . We've had good luck fishing on Higgins Lake' , a lot of nice perch, small mouth bass and lake trout taken. Nice location for kayaking and paddle boarding, water skiing and tubing.` Good snorkel/dive site straight out from our cottage. Bald eagles have flight pattern over cottage & rest in the lake-front trees. Nice easy walk to Gerrish Township Park : tennis courts, basketball, baseball and slides for the kids. Other wildlife hiking trails along Cut River & Marl Lake run for miles-marked with info about wildlife & native plants. Fly fishing throughout Cut River & shallow rock areas in Higgins Lake. Ausable canoe liveries and boat rentals close by.

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Rates & Availability

Roscommon House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Summer 2017
Jul 8 2017 - Aug 19 2017
7 night minimum stay
$1,900
 
 
Late Summer 2017
Aug 20 2017 - Sep 30 2017
3 night minimum stay
$250
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$200
 

Additional information about rental rates

CLEANING FEE $100

NOTE: WEEKLY RATE INCLUDES ALL TAXES. 6 GUEST MAXIMUM. Additional guests possible at owners discretion, increased rental rates may apply.
One week minimum rental during peak summer dates (July 8- August 19, 2017). Check in: 4:00 p.m. Check out: 10:00 a.m.

$500.00 deposit secures the rental dates. Balance due 14 days prior to arrival . Credit card , cash or personal checks accepted. Guest credit card to be on file for damage deposit.

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