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Homestead condo- Beautiful view of Lake Mi & So. Manitau Island- A/C and internt

Bedrooms 2
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 0 - 7 nights


About the property

Condominium, 2 bedrooms, 2 baths, (sleeps 6)

The Homestead resort has been enjoyed by families for years and is located in the heart of Leelanau County, Michigan. The resort has a beautiful stretch of Lake Michigan beach. The Crystal River flows through the property and offers a wide array of sporting activities. It is located near Sleeping Bear Dunes National Park Enjoy nearby shopping, informal and fine dining, wineries, galleries, concerts, hiking, canoeing/kayaking, biking, golf, fantastic sunsets from the deck and more.

The condo is located on 260 foot bluff overlooking Lake Michigan with a beautiful view of Sleeping Bear Dunes and North and S Monitou Islands (Ridgetop 23 & 24). The condominium is located on the second floor, end unit, cathedral ceilings, 2 bedrooms, 2 full bathrooms, whirlpool tub, 2 fireplaces, deck, sleeps 6, 2 queen-size beds & sofa bed, 3 flat screen TV’s, Cable TV, Internet Wi-Fi, washer & dryer.. The remodeled kitchen with granite counter tops, is fully equipped. New carpets ATTN: AIR CONDITIONING. NO SWIMMING POOL PRIV.

Additional information related to this condo: The main attraction of the areas is Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore Park. The park has miles of hiking trails through the woods, meadows, sand dunes and shoreline. Some of the favorites include Pierce Stocking Scenic Drive with high overlooks of Lake Michigan and Glen Lakes, Sleeping Bear Dune Climb, Pyramid Point, Empire Bluffs trails, North Bar Lake, Platte River Canoeing and Tubing, Bay View Trail and North Bar Lake. There are a number of golf courses and many wineries in the area.

Summer fun begins on the shores of Lake Michigan and through groomed hiking trails throughout the Leelanau Peninsula. Fall brings quietness and is a perfect time to enjoy the beautiful color foliage by viewing the scenic hills or walking though any of the groomed trails. Winter fun begins on the down-hill slopes or cross- country trails. Morel mushroom hunting and spotting Trillium is enjoyed during the spring season.

Surrounding area and towns: The town of Glen Arbor is about two mile away & offers free tennis courts, a children's playground, wi-fi at the local coffee house, restaurants from the very casual Arts tavern , to the comfortable family dining of Boone Docks. The world famous Cherry Republic offers sampling of cherry products in the setting of a beautiful perennial garden. There are various souvenir and ladies apparel shops to enjoy. Glen Arbor offers a fishing boat excursion, kayak, river tubing, and bike rentals.

Leland is a picturesque little village located on a sliver of land between Lake Michigan and Lake Leelanau, on beautiful Leelanau Peninsula. This uncommon and charming village will mesmerize you with its beauty and amenities. Leland's historical district, known as Fishtown, features rustic shanties and docks reminiscent of life and commercial fishing one hundred years ago. Leland has galleries, unique shops , charter fishing trips, and the only ferry to the Manitou Islands.

Traverse City & Interlockin camp: Traverse City is about ½ hour from the Homestead resort and has movie houses, large malls, numerous restaurants and shops for the vacationers to enjoy. The condominium is also about ½ hour form the world renowned music camp Interlochen which produces many acclaimed musical events and entertainers.

Experience the wonderful winter atmoshpere with many winter activities . The condominiium is walking distance to downhill skiing at the Homestead. There are miles of cross country skiing trails withing the Sleeping Bear National Shorline.

More Details

Ramune & Joseph
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english, lithuanian
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
April 19, 2018

Guestbook comments from the owner

Thanks again for another vacation at your beautiful condo. Most of all, thank you for adjusting your schedule in order that our daughter and her family could also enjoy a vacation with us.

We swam, hiked, kayaked, rented a pontoon boat and went tubing, golfed, and went sight seeing.

But most of all, we enjoyed the spectacular views your condo provides!

Thanks Again,
Aug 2012
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Glen Arbor Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Beach View
  • Lake
  • Lake View
  • Resort
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Firewood
  • Free Local Calls
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone
  • Thermos Bottle
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Ice Maker
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , jetted tub
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • New granite counter tops.
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
  • The master bedroom has a fireplace and beautiful view of Lake Michigan and South Manitau Island. Queen sofa sleeps 2. Flat screen TV &DVD
  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Video Library ...
  • Balcony
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Umbrellas
  • Binoculars
  • Deck Furniture
  • Walkway to Water
  • Wood Deck
  • 1 garden chairs
  • 4 beach chairs
  • Groups
  • Singles
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • autumn foliage
  • forests
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • ski privileges optional
  • skiing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water tubing
Crock pot spices coffee filters, tea bags plastic wrap, aluminum foil,napkins cooking oil, spray iron and ironing board air conditioning 2 large fans paper towels laundry soap liquid dish detergent dishwasher detergent fabric softener


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Homestead condo- Beautiful view of Lake Mi & So. Manitau Island- A/C and internt
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Beautiful view!

  • 5 of 5

The condo was very clean and had everything we needed for our mini-vacation. The view was spectacular, and we'll definitely visit again when the weather is a bit warmer.

  • Submitted: Mar 28, 2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Very nice place. Well-appointed. Great view. Homestead is top notchPlan to rent again.

  • 5 of 5

See above

  • Submitted: Feb 25, 2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wonderful rental

  • 5 of 5

Very homey, super clean & —of course—beautiful views. LOVED IT!!

  • Submitted: Nov 17, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are pleased that you enjoyed your stay and glad that you notice the cleanliness since that is a priority of ours!
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Beautiful views & great accomodations! It felt like home.

  • 5 of 5

The condo was very clean and the access to the lake & the Village was great. Plan on coming back again.

  • Submitted: Nov 14, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Novi, MI

Homestead facts

  • 4 of 5

Real nice views. Great location. Place needs updated.

  • Submitted: Oct 14, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful condo away from it all but in the middle of it all

  • 5 of 5

This homestead condo offered quiet and seclusion with the convenience of the Homestead and Glen Arbor. The condo was well appointed and nicely updated. And those views could not be beat! We can't wait to return next year. Thank you!!

  • Submitted: Sep 3, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Car: recommended


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Tax Rate 6.0%

During the win--RENTAL PAYMENT: If less than $500 entire amount due at booking. If more than $500, balance due 4 weeks prior to rental. Three (3) or two(2) part payment when booked far in advance of rental. Payment by checks preferred but credit card payment accepted.
Reservations are confirmed via email upon owner’s receipt of deposit of applicable rent.
--BOOK 2 NTS OR MORE & 3rd night is $50) -Winter/ Late fall 2017 (Nov 1-Dec 20) & Winter & Early spring 2018 (Jan 5-May 18, 2018). Following holidays excluded: ML King, Presidents' Day, Columbus Day, Thanksgiving & Christmas holiday season.
--CHANGEOVER DAY: Saturday for weekly rentals during prime season.
--WINTER-Walking distance to Homestead Resort downhill skiing or cross country skiing
--RENTAL RANGE:$1000-$1600/wk; $150-$190/nt
--FIREWOOD (winter) is in the shed located on the parking lot.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.

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