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Bedrooms 4
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights


Minimum Stay
2 - 7 nights

About the property

House, 4 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 2 Baths, (Sleeps 8-14)


For your Fall Color Tour, Cozy Family Thanksgiving, Holiday & Winter Ski Getaways, Spring Break, and Summer Vacations!!

Near Traverse City, and Skiing, Crystal Mt, Homestead, Mt Holiday!

This lodge style home is nestled amidst towering hardwoods and features fantastic views of Cedar Lake. Watch the wildlife roam through the yard on your 100' of private frontage on Cedar Lake.

Off the beaten path yet right in the center of one of northern Michigan's most desired vacation destination spots. This Northern Michigan Lodge is located 11 miles west of downtown Traverse City. You're only minutes from such areas as Empire, Sleeping Bear Dunes, Glen Arbor and Old Mission. Come and experience the best that Northern Michigan has to offer.

Cedar Lake Lodge (A Northern Michigan Lodge) is open year round and offers a wide variety of activities for every season.

As an extra bonus we will include the use a Pontoon boat free of charge. (See Amenities for more details)

Keywords: Home, Log Cabin, Lake Front, Water Front, Pontoon, Getaway

More Details

Member since: 2002
Speaks: english
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Calendar last updated:
January 19, 2017


Exceptional! 5/5 -
(7 traveler reviews)

average rating of 5.0 based on 7 reviews

Fun Spring Weekend

  • 5 of 5

The house was clean with plenty of room and amenities. Renting it was an easy process and Tammy provided plenty of communication.

  • Submitted: Jun 8, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Brighton MI

Wonderful winter weekend

  • 5 of 5

We rented this beautiful cabin for two nights to celebrate our daughter's 18th birthday. There were 2 adults, 4 girls and 2 dogs; plenty of room for all. The cabin is absolutely gorgeous, very well built and maintained, with tasteful lodge decor & all the comforts of home. The girls went to Timberlee for snowtubing, but we stayed at the cabin & relaxed This is the ideal vacation cabin by a lake- which we can't wait to see on our next rental here in warm weather!

  • Submitted: Mar 9, 2013
  • Stayed: Jan 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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14 3
Royal Oak

Beautiful home

  • 5 of 5

We loved staying here. We had 6 adults and 2 dogs with plenty of room for everyone. The house had everything we needed and was very clean. We loved the privacy too!

  • Submitted: May 24, 2012
  • Stayed: Apr 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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17 4
Lebanon, Indiana

Winter in Traverse City

  • 5 of 5

This was our family's first winter vacation and our stay at the Cedar Lake lodge/cabin was perfect. The cabin was great for the 8 of us - all adults. Plenty of space to relax and enjoy the beautiful view of the snowfall and lake. A bit of a drive to Shanty Creek ski resort but still worth it. Traverse City is a very picturesque city especially with the Christmas lights adorning buildings and homes. We are thinking that a summer vacation would be just as fun and would book this cabin in a heartbeat!

  • Submitted: Jan 2, 2012
  • Stayed: Dec 2011
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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9 1
Canton, Oh

Winter Wonderland

  • 5 of 5

This was our first winter cabin experience.  Truly it's a beautiful lodge/cabin!  Our children are all teens and we went on our first snowmobilind ride.  It was an experience of a lifetime for our family that we are not soon to forget.  I would do it all again.   We were all packed to go and decided we would be back.  Maybe we'll try summer next.

  • Submitted: Oct 12, 2011
  • Stayed: Jan 2011
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Chicago, IL


  • 5 of 5

We had a fantastic week here at Cedar Lake.  We are three families with 2 children each.  The kids had a blast fishing (the biggest fish we cought was a 14.5" bass).  They also loved swimming and jumping on the trampolis.  We enjoyed barbequing and sitting around the bonfire.  We took a day trip to Petosky and Mission Point for a day at the beaches.  We were also lucky enough to hit the sidewalk sales in dowtown Traverse City.  Each day brought us lots of laughs and memories.  We will always remember the special times with such special friends here at Cedar Lake.

  • Submitted: Sep 26, 2011
  • Stayed: Jun 2010
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

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Additional information about rental rates

Tax Rate 6.0%

Summer: $250 at time of reservation, 50% (less $250) March 1st, and the remaining 50% 30 days prior to arrival.
Fall/Winter/Spring: 50% at time of reservation, 50% no later than 30 days prior to arrival. Reservations made within 30 days of arrival 100% at time of booking.
Payment: Visa, MC, check or money order. 3% fee for all credit card payments, except for last minute rentals, under 2 weeks.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
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Traverse City House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Lakefront
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Dining Area
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • 2
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14
  • Queen size Beds (2), Twin or Single Beds (2) 2 extra cots, Baby Cribs (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (2), Bunk Beds (2)
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • VCR
  • Video Game Console ...
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library
  • Balcony
  • Boat
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Outdoor Grill
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • parasailing
  • racquetball
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
Pontoon boat (Memorial Week thru Mid October), *Water Trampoline (Memorial Week thru Labor Day Week), 2 Kayaks (May thru October), Row Boat (Mid April thru October), Swing Set w/ sand box. *We share the lake with a family of otters. There are years that for whatever reason they seem to like destroying the blue and yellow aqua patio water trampolines. If this is the case the home will be provided with a 12' towable bouncer (which is stored on shore) that can not only be moored to the deep water mooring it can also be towed around the lake! There is no way to predict what sort of mood the otters will be in, but one of the two will be provided.

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