Save time, gas & stress by not driving up north. You can even keep working if you like, and the kids won’t miss their games! This home has a beautiful beach on private all sports Horseshoe Lake – a great swimming and fishing lake with little boat traffic.
Take a cruise around the lake in the boat, or just sit back and watch the kids swim. The included raft and beach toys will keep them entertained. You are also welcome to bring your own boat if you like - there is a private boat launch just down the road.
This home was built in 2008 and is well maintained. It has a well furnished kitchen and a BBQ. If you don't like to cook, you can have your food and drinks delivered!
The home sleeps six adults comfortably, and can accommodate more if some are children (or are otherwise willing to sleep in a semi-private loft area) Each of the three bedrooms has a king bed, and two of them also have a couch that converts into a double bed. The loft area also has a couch that converts to a double bed.
PRICES AND AVAILABILITY FOR 2016: I have a long term tenant in through May 8, 2016. I plan to do some work between May 8 and Memorial Day Weekend, but I might be able to accommodate a short stay in this window if you are interested (especially if it is during the week only or involves the weekend of May 13-15). Feel free to inquire if you are interested.
MAY 20 THROUGH MAY 27, 2016: $1,195.00, plus a $125 cleaning fee. [SOLD OUT]
MAY 27 THROUGH JUNE 3, 2016. $1,395 plus as $125 cleaning fee. [SOLD OUT]
JUNE 3 THROUGH JUNE 10, 2016: $1,495, plus a $125 cleaning fee. SOLD OUT
JUNE 10 THROUGH JUNE 17, 2016: $1,595 per week plus a $125 cleaning fee.
JUNE 17 THROUGH JUNE 24, 2016: $1,695 plus a $125 cleaning fee.
JUNE 24 THROUGH JULY 1: $1,795 plus a $125 cleaning fee. [SOLD OUT]
JULY 1 THROUGH AUGUST 26: $1,895 per week, plus a $125 cleaning fee. Weeks run Friday to Friday. I currently have open during this time period the weeks starting on July 8 and 15, and on August 12 and 19. [all SOLD OUT].
AUGUST 26 THROUGH SEPTEMBER 2, 2016. $1,695 plus a $125 cleaning fee. [SOLD OUT].
SEPTEMBER 2 THROUGH SEPTEMBER 5, 2016. Labor Day Weekend is a three day weekend, Friday to Monday. Because there is a Michigan game in Ann Arbor on Saturday, September 3, the price for this weekend is $1,295 plus the $125 cleaning fee. [SOLD OUT]
SEPTEMBER 5, 2016 THOUGH MAY 15, 2017: Sorry, I don't do short term rentals in the 'off season'. I try to put a winter tenant in for the entire off season, though, and that is time is currently available. This works well for U of M grad students as my place is so close to Ann Arbor.
ADD A $125 CLEANING FEE TO ALL PRICES SET FORTH ABOVE.
Keywords: Lake House
I have a family cottage in northern Michigan, but I often can't get away on the weekends. I wanted to build a lake house close to my house, so I could use it when I have social commitments that require me to be in town on the weekend. I am renting it when I am not using it to help pay for it.
I love that it is just like being on a lake in northern Michigan - but I can be in downtown Ann Arbor or Brighton in 10 minutes.
This is our 5th year in the past 7 and we are already planning next summer. The house is spacious, comfortable, and clean. The kayaks and fishing boat were a hit and although we had a few cooler days it was fun doing puzzles and playing Pictionary at the huge kitchen table. With 7 adults and 5 children we had plenty of room. It was hard coming home. Thank you for sharing your home.
We all had such an excellent time at your lake home. It was so comfortable and the kids (including the big kid, my husband) had the best time out on the water and playing in the sand. The toys keep the children busy for hours and it was always easy to get them to seep - they loved the bunk beds. It was such and nice and relaxed time with plenty of room for us all. Thank you for sharing such a special place.
This summer will be our 3rd time at this lake house in 4 years. All the comforts of home, and then some. Air conditioned when it's too hot, beautiful kitchen, and a great view of the lake. New, clean, quiet, and the kids and grandkids can't wait to jump off the new diving platform.
For a fun family summer vacation close to ann arbor you can't beat this house at horseshoe lake. Our extended family has enjoyed a week over the last few summers. Great fishing, warm water, big comfortable beds, lots of sitting areas. Fun for three generations.