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Member since: 2009
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Speaks: english

Amazing Executive Lakefront House!

10 Reviews
Sleeps10
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

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Overview

Ellsworth House Rental Photos and Description

House, 3 Bedrooms + Loft, 3.5 Baths, (Sleeps 8)

The 2300 square feet Lake house in Ellsworth is a beautiful executive home on almost three acres, that boasts 100 feet of private waterfront on all sports 6 Mile Lake.

The wooded setting and beautiful lake will make your vacation wonderfully relaxing and when you are ready for action the lake invites you to boat/water ski, Boyne Mountain invites you to ski, and the nearby snowmobile trails will quench your need for speed.

The home has room for the whole family (2300 square feet) and the log interior, luxurious appointments, and gourmet kitchen will welcome you. It is a great place for a family reunion.

Keywords: Lake House, cottage, lakefront

Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Property Manager
Member since: 2009
Call Manager
Speaks: english

About The Owner

My wife and I are both Midwesterners but the Army has taken us away for 25+ years. The Lake house in Ellsworth is that place that brings our family back together. We love the privacy of the wooded location and the great beach. The gentle slope into the water is great for the kids and the boating is great. We hope you'll love the house as much as we do.

The Owner purchased this house in 2009

Why The Owner chose Northern Michigan

Northern Michigan is a beautiful area that evokes images of the wonderful times we shared with our friends and family in our youth. The lake is beautiful, uncrowded and still offers all the opportunities for fun expected on an all sports lake.

What makes this house unique

This is a fantastic lake house that offered us amenities that were uncommon in other cottages. We are able to enjoy the beauty of the lake and wide open property without giving up any of the luxury you expect from a fine home.

Reviews

4.9
based on 10 traveler reviews

Amazing Executive Lakefront House!
average rating of 4.9 based on 10 reviews
5

Beautifu and Peaceful

  • 5 of 5

Our family had never been to northern Michigan but had heard of the beauty of the lakes and surrounding towns. We rented this property to be on a lake, have privacy, and to get 'off the grid'. The property and are fulfilled and exceeded our expectations. From the comfortable sleeping arrangements to the golf cart down to the private beach, dock, canoe, and paddle boat. All of it was great. We bought fishing poles and the kids enjoyed catching fish right off the dock. We took the canoe out and fished and enjoyed the nature all around. Owners were easy to work with and very responsive to booking requests and payment processed. Close by are many lakes and attractions like Macinau island, Torch Lake, Cherry Festival, pick-your-own orchards, and restaurants. We had a wonderful time and highly recommend to anyone looking to get away for a little, yet be close enough to many activities.

  • Submitted: Jul 21, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Home away from home...only better!

  • 4 of 5

First time taking a family a vacation and it was a big hit! The house is large and comfortable, the grandchildren loved the sandy beach area and of course enjoyed boating on the lake. Plenty of room for everyone, kitchen well stocked and the views from the deck were beautiful. Sure we will do it again!

The Jewett Family

  • Submitted: Jun 30, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Lawrence, Michigan
5

A little piece of heaven

  • 5 of 5

Awesome stay at the lake house. A tranquil and relaxing setting with the lake and small stream just outside your door...we couldn't of asked for a better place to stay to have our family gathering. There are a pair of loons on the lake with 3 babies...what a site to see and hear. The fishing was great! The paddle boat and canoe were an added plus to an already fantastic vacation. The house is huge but welcoming! We will definitely stay here again.

  • Submitted: Jul 21, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Ann Arbor, Michigan
5

Fantastic Lake/Beach House

  • 5 of 5

Had a fantastic time with kids and grandparents. Week of relaxation and fun on the water including swimming, canoeing, paddlboating, and fishing. The house itself is amazing and all the comforts of home. Plenty of room between bedrooms and additional loft area and lots of lounging areas so everyone had their own space. Location of home gave it a woodlike feel with a beach and lake 150' away. The golf cart was a big hit to get to/from the beach and to "drive."

Made a day trip to Mackinac Island and visited Charlevoix a few evenings (easy drive). Good location to see a couple of Northern Michigan points of interest.

Only potential improvement (and I hesitate to even add) is that cell service is spotty and there is no wi-fi available. It is vacation and was good to unplug...but made it challenging to do some important vacation related things (check the weather forecast, run directions, etc.). Not critical at all but just helpful to manage expectations...especially of teenagers :)

  • Submitted: Jul 2, 2015
  • Stayed: Jun 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Terrific Lake House

  • 5 of 5

Arrived a day late due to some vehicular troubles, but loved every day thereafter at the house. The lake is just right for skiing and tubing, and the dock and beach area offer numerous opportunities to enjoy the water. The house is generously equipped, and there was plenty of room for the six of us. On one rainy day, we visited Boyne City, Petoskey and Charlevoix, all of which are within 30-40 minutes from Ellsworth. Fun fact: there was no cell phone service at the house (okay by me!), but phone and data were available at the dock on the lake. We would definitely visit again!

  • Submitted: Aug 19, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Amazing Oasis!

  • 5 of 5

We had a lovely family vacation at your home away from home. The home is so comfortable and welcoming...we loved the log cabin feel! The kids loved having the golf cart for the short trek to the beach. We called it our taxi! We had a couple of cloudy days so we visited the nearby beautiful Charlevoix and also Alden, Bellaire and Elk Rapids. We had a lunch at the Dockside in Alden on lovely Torch Lake. Lots to see and do within 30 minutes! Thanks for sharing your home with us....we loved it so and we can't wait to come back!

  • Submitted: Aug 4, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
30 Miles
Traverse City
Car: necessary

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Rates & Availability

Ellsworth House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
fall
Sep 10 2016 - Nov 19 2016
3 night minimum stay
$200
$1,400
 
 
spring
May 1 2017 - Jun 9 2017
3 night minimum stay
$200
$1,400
 
 
summer
Jun 10 2017 - Sep 9 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$1,950
 
 
Fall 2017
Sep 10 2017 - Nov 18 2017
3 night minimum stay
$200
$1,400
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$200
$1,400
 

Additional information about rental rates

additional adults (>4) $150
cleaning fee $150
Refundable damage deposit $250

Manager's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Ellsworth House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2300 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Lakefront ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage ...
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 1 - toilet
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 4 twin/ single , 2 sets of bunk beds
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player ...
  • Game Room ...
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Games ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • 4 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • boating
  • paddle boating
  • shopping
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • water skiing
Notes:
Dock for your boating and swimming needs

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