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Generous Lakefront for Swimming! - Designed for Families

Sleeps12
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

Overview


Details
Property
cottage
Sleeps
12
Bedrooms
4
Bathrooms
2
Minimum Stay
2 - 7 nights

About the property

4 Bedroom, 2 Full Bath, Spacious Kitchen, Sleeps 10

Come visit our spacious, family friendly cottage!

This cabin serves as a wonderful place for getaways with family and friends! We offer:

- Private access to over 8,500 acres of clean, clear lake with two sandbars and 150' of private sandy beach frontage

- Layout: 4 bedrooms (1 queen, 4 double beds), large main rooms feature tongue and groove cathedral ceilings, private deck for upstairs bedroom, open floorplan between living room and kitchen, multiple sliding glass doors for private entry and exit as well as lake view

- Indoor Amenities: Fireplace, WiFi, Full-size Washer & Dryer, TV with Cable, DVD Player, Dishwasher, Refrigerator, Microwave, Oven, Stove, Stocked Dishware

- Outdoor Amenities: Bonfire Pit, Private Dock, 150’ Sandy Beach Access, 12' aluminum fishing boat

Pre-cut Firewood available for extra charge

Popular lake activities: waterskiing, fishing, canoeing, jetskiing, boating, tubing

Other Nearby Features & Services:

- Local marina (http://hubbardlakemarine.com/) offers pontoon rentals and marine services

- Golf resorts: White Pines National Golf Course (http://www.whitepinenational.com/) or Lost Lakes Wood Club (http://www.lostlakewoodsclub.com/)

- Nearby restaurants include Churchill Point Inn, Hubbard Lake Tavern (reopening), Cedar Grove, Smokey's Bar, Q&C Gas Station, The General Store, and several other local establishments

- Public access sites and boat ramps are situated at five convenient locations around the lake.

Hubbard Lake (http://www.alconareview.com/hubbard-lake.html) is also surrounded by rolling hardwoods, which offer numerous hiking and snowmobile trails, bird-watching opportunities, horseback trails and even lazy river tube floats.

In the city of Ossineke (12 mi):

Connie’s Café (best bakery around!, including plate-sized cinnamon rolls and the “Garden of Dreams” cancer memorial garden, http://www.conniescafeossineke.com/) Dinosaur Gardens Prehistoric Zoo (http://www.dinosaurgardensllc.com/)

In the city of Alpena (20 mi): NOAA (http://thunderbay.noaa.gov/), Jesse Besser Museum (http://www.bessermuseum.org/), local food restaurants (http://www.freshpalategourmet.com/ and http://www.thunderbaywinery.com/ ), Middle Island Lighthouse (http://www.middleislandlighthouse.com/), Thunder Bay Island Lighthouse (http://www.terrypepper.com/lights/huron/thunder/), Aviation Tours (http://www.aviationnorth.com/charter-and-aircraft-management/)

Hubbard Lake Public Access/Boat Launch Sites:

North end access site (closest, approx 5 mi away): http://outdoormichigan.org/feature/9874

South access site: http://www.us23heritageroute.org/alcona.asp?ait=av&aid=10

East bay access site: http://www.us23heritageroute.org/alcona.asp?ait=av&aid=12

Hubbard Lake history and DNR report: https://www.michigan.gov/documents/dnr/2007-25_200965_7.pdf

Sportsmen have been known to enjoy fishing Northern Pike, Perch, Bass, Walleye, White Fish and other pan fish year round. The state's largest smallmouth bass was just recorded here on Oct 20, 2015! See the picture and also the link below for the full story:

<http://www.wxyz.com/news/giant-smallmouth-bass-caught-this-past-weekend-breaks-michigan-record-that-stood-since-1906>

See the Interactive Hubbard Lake map for fishermen: http://www.fishweb.com/maps/alcona/hubbardlake/

Check in: 4 p.m.

Check out: 11 a.m.

Security Deposit Required

No Refunds

No Smoking, No Pets

More Details

Owner
Cecilia
Member since: 2003
Speaks: english, spanish
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
January 20, 2017

About Cecilia

My name is Cecilia and I have lived in the Hubbard Lake area for over 30 years. I love to come relax at the lake with my family and allow others to share in that experience at a rustic and comfortable cottage location.

Why Cecilia chose Michigan

My family purchased this cottage so that we would have a cool place to get away after working on our hobby farm. We weren't looking for a condo, but something rustic and lasting that could sustain kids, grandkids and grandparents through the years.

What makes this cottage unique

What's unique about the Hubbard Lake Haven is two-fold: its ability to host large groups and its amazing beachfront. Many cabins on the lake (or any lake, for that matter) often have a rocky beach, or a steep, difficult to get to beachfront. Not here. We have a beautiful sandy beach, that you can see and walk to right from the yard (yes, there ARE zebra mussels in the lake for those who are not familiar with northern Michigan lakes). The 150' wide yard and beachfront also makes it easy to accommodate large get togethers, and the tree canopy overheard and along the property offer privacy. Expectation Management: If you are looking for a pristine home, check out Churchille Point Inn (http://www.churchillpointeinn.com/), a hotel or some other very nice homes on vrbo. If you understand that this is a cottage and operates as is, then you will be able to enjoy a fantastic waterfront that is quiet and great for families!

Reviews

Excellent! 4.4/5 -
(19 traveler reviews)

Generous Lakefront for Swimming! - Designed for Families
average rating of 4.4210525 based on 19 reviews
5

Beautiful cottage-beautiful lake!

  • 5 of 5

We spent a great weekend on Hubbard Lake! When I walked in I was blown away by how open and clean everything was with a beautiful view of the lake from the house. We were able to spread out with plenty of room.

My favorite part was waking up to the sound of the water and taking a swim in the lake! My whole family had a wonderful time and I would recommend you give this place a look, can't wait to come back next year !

  • Submitted: Jun 24, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: So glad you guys had a great time! Thank you for the way you treated our home and for leaving us a note, we appreciate it and hope to see you again!
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5

Awesome Lakefront Cottage

  • 5 of 5

We had an amazing vacation at this beautiful Hubbard Lakefront cottage. This was our first time using Homeaway and the whole experience was outstanding. The property was very clean and cozy. Cecelia and Alicia gave us perfect customer service and were very friendly to deal with. The owner Cecelia stopped by to see if we needed anything and to answer any questions which we were impressed with. We would definitely recommend this place to anyone looking for a peaceful vacation spot. Fishing was a little slow but the few we caught were worth it. Besides fishing, we went golfing at White Pines and to Smokey's Bar nearby which we enjoyed very much. If fact we had such a nice time, we're planning a trip back next year.

  • Submitted: Oct 19, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Beautiful! Perfect spot to relax!

  • 5 of 5

Our stay was a short one for a family wedding but the cottage was a perfect place to rest and relax between all of the activities!! Beautiful property and a nice quiet spot with lots of amenities close by. Thank you!

  • Submitted: Sep 29, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

Great property with a wonderful view and direct access to the lake

  • 4 of 5

Myself and 8 other friends spent two nights at the cabin for a fishing trip in Sept. The cabin had a lot of nice open space as well as Wifi which is great considering there is no cell reception. Wonderful large kitchen with room for everyone. The place had a rustic feel to it and presented one of the nicest views of the sunset over the lake I have seen in Michigan. If I had one critique the bedding and furniture did feel quiet old and could really use some updating but the rental was worth the price. I would recommend this to anyone looking to spend some time up north on a quiet lake around a camp fire with friends or family.

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

Hubbard Lake vacation

  • 4 of 5

Cottage was nice. Still a problem with the screens and patio doors however. Lake is awesome, but fishing was slow. Grandkids loved the big yard. Had a bonfire every night. Great Lake for tubing and jet sking .

  • Submitted: Sep 2, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great vacation!

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful family vacation here for our week in August! Cottage was spacious and clean with enough room for all 3 families and kids without feeling cramped. Lower level bedrooms were spacious enough for pack n plays for the babies. :) Loved the large yard and walk right into the water! Hubbard Lake was beautiful and the water nice and clear for swimming. We had a nice relaxing vacation & everyone really enjoyed our stay!

  • Submitted: Aug 31, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for taking the time to leave a note, Rosanne, and we appreciate your group being such respectful guests!
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Map

White Pine National Golf Resort
Smokey's Bar
"Great food, fast service, hidden away bar!"
Connie's Cafe
"MOST AMAZING CINNAMON ROLLS EVER! the best place to get breakfast in Alpena area, bar none! ..."
Nearest Airport
20 Miles
Alpena Airport (APN)
Nearest Barpub
2 Miles
Hubbard Lake Tavern
Nearest Golf
18 Miles
Lost Lake Woods Club
Nearest Motorway
4 Miles
Hubbard Lake Road and Hubert Road
Nearest Restaurant
6 Miles
Churchill Pointe Inn

Hubbard Lake is one of the cleanest spring fed lakes in Michigan. The state record for largest smallmouth bass was also just recorded here on Oct 20, 2015! Spanning over 8,500 acres in size and surrounded by beautiful forest, it offers many recreational possibilities regardless of the season. Swimming, skiing, tubing, fishing, kayaking, sailing, and just plain relaxing are great activities for the summertime heat. Majestic fall colors make for the most beautiful photography, while the wintertime ice lends itself to some of the best ice fishing "cold" spots. Nearby Alpena (20 mi) boasts NOAA (http://thunderbay.noaa.gov/), with historical and real life displays of the area's famous shipwreck and diving history, as well as a cute downtown with an ice cream shop, fountain, two movie theaters, salons, saloons and the Thunder Bay Theater (http://www.thunderbaytheatre.com/).

Other Activities: Kayaking, Canoeing

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Rates & Availability

Hubbard Lake Cottage Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Early Spring
May 14 2017 - May 27 2017
3 night minimum stay
$180
$900
 
 
Spring/Early Summer
May 28 2017 - Jul 1 2017
2 night minimum stay
$300
$1,800
 
 
Summer Prime Time!
Jul 2 2017 - Aug 12 2017
7 night minimum stay
$1,800
 
 
Summer's End
Aug 13 2017 - Sep 4 2017
2 night minimum stay
$300
$1,800
 
 
Fall
Sep 5 2017 - Oct 31 2017
3 night minimum stay
$215
$1,100
 

Additional information about rental rates

Security Deposit $200

Refundable security deposit required upon booking of $200.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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Amenities

Hubbard Lake Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2000 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Beach View ...
  • Beachfront ...
  • Lake
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
General:
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Filtered Water
  • Fireplace ...
  • Firewood
  • Heating ...
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking ...
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Freezer ...
  • Grill
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , tub , new
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , new
  • Bathrooms are newer. Towels are included. Washer and dryer in 2nd bathroom for washing towels and linens. All linens are on-site.
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 2 - 2 double , 2 double beds with sliding glass door
    Bedroom 3 - 1 double , Upstairs bedroom
    Bedroom 4 - 1 double , Upstairs bedroom with private deck overlooking the lake
    Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • Books for Kids
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Beach Chairs
  • Bicycles ...
  • Boat
  • Boat Dock
  • Boat with Paddles
  • Canoe
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Terrace
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • 4 bicycles
  • 10 garden chairs
  • 3 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • forests
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • skiing
  • snorkeling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing

Learn more about this vacation rental at the owner's website:

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