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Deborah Robinson

Member since: 2005
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Speaks: english

Enchanting Elk Rapids Victorian, 2 Blocks from Beaches; Winter Skiing

6 Reviews
Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

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Overview

Elk Rapids House Rental Photos and Description

Victoria Place: Delightful Victorian Home in the Village of Elk Rapids, Sleeps 8

Beautifully appointed classic Victorian home in downtown Elk Rapids. Stroll two blocks to the beach or jump on your boat at the Marina and go to Charlevoix or Harbor Springs for lunch. In the mornings sip coffee on the back deck overlooking the beautiful landscaping in the back yard or grab your favorite latte' from a local bistro while you leisurely wander enchanting shops in downtown Elk Rapids.

Convenient location with nearby beaches, golfing, fine restaurants, casinos and more.

Enjoy during winter. Downhill skiing, Cross country skiing and Snowmobiling in the area. Winter festivals and special events.

Amenities: 3 bedrooms, 2 baths, impeccable interiors, a chef's kitchen to die for. Wonderful Master suite with whirlpool tub.Central Air Conditioning

Activities: If you enjoy simple elegance, you won't want to miss this lovely furnished Victorian home for your summer get-away. Lounge on the back sun porch if you just want a day of peaceful relaxation, or rekindle romance in the Jacuzzi tub for two, while the rest of your group walk just two blocks to the water and sandy beach.

This is a vacation memory you will always cherish! Good value if you don't require direct frontage.

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Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Deborah Robinson (Owner)
Member since: 2005
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Speaks: english

Guestbook comments from the owner

What a lovely home- We have enjoyed being here for a perfect 2 weeks. You have thoughtfully included everything a guest might need.

The village of Elk Rapids has so much to offer (its a well kept secret!) The perfect beach and its breathtaking sunsets, good restaurants, fun shops and art galleries, happy people and lovely parks.
Aug 2008
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4.8
based on 6 traveler reviews

Enchanting Elk Rapids Victorian, 2 Blocks from Beaches; Winter Skiing
average rating of 4.8333335 based on 12 reviews
5

Comfortable home in lovely northern Michigan town

  • 5 of 5

We returned to Victoria Place this summer after a one week stay in June of 2015. We loved the town of Elk Rapids, MI: the beautiful harbor, the small commercial area with just the right mix of shops and eating places, the walking-friendly streets lined with charming cottages and Victorian houses. We had a fishing boat with us both visits; we loved the accessibility of Traverse Bay and surrounding lakes. We particularly loved coming back to this charming house at the end of a long fishing day. The kitchen was so well-stocked, user-friendly, and filled with sunlight! The living area and bedrooms were comfortable and decorated in Victorian style. Great washer and dryer. Nice front porch and back deck. What more could you ask for? A relaxing home away from home!

  • Submitted: Aug 26, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
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5

Wonderful place!!

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed a terrific week at this house! All of us were very comfortable: 6 adults and 5 kids under 7, and there was room for all of us. The back deck with the extra chairs was a great spot to sit and catch up with extended family members who stopped by. The house was exceptionally clean, and the kitchen was better equipped than my own! We look forward to a return visit!

  • Submitted: Jul 24, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
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Owner's Response: We are happy to hear that you enjoyed yourselves and the accommodations met your needs. Thanks
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5

Absolute beautiful home

  • 5 of 5

We stayed from 09/04 to 09/10/2011 at this absolute beautiful home. We spent the week there with our two-year old daughter, her two grandma's and grandpa. The entire house is furnished with beautiful Victorian pieces. We all had wonderful bedrooms, and the kitchen was a chef's dream to cook in. This kitchen had more supplies than my own kitchen. The landlady thought of everything in this house. The backyard had a nice patio with patio furniture and barbecue. The neighborhood is nice and quite, and it only five minutes to walk to the beautiful little village, with very good restaurants, and also just five minutes to the beach and playground. Elk Rapids is a wonderful place to stay and this house was just gorgeous. The landlady had a very professional set-up which we appreciated. We can only say the best about this place, and hope, that we can come back and stay here again.

  • Submitted: Oct 11, 2011
  • Stayed: Sep 2011
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Owner's Response: I'm always so happy to hear that my guests have enjoyed their stay in Elk Rapids. Also that my home was convenient and comfortable for their needs.
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Chicago, IL
4

Spacious, Well-appointed Home

  • 4 of 5

We just got back from a lovely vacation staying at Victoria Place. The home is as advertised -- spacious, convenient to town and to a terrific park on the beach. We also really liked Elk Rapids as a town -- it's one of the few places left in Northern Michigan that has retained its "Up North" charm and still has great shopping and restaurants. It's also very close to Traverse and Charlevoix for anything that you might need. We don't have a boat, so being away from the waterfront was okay for us.

Deborah was very helpful. The house is well appointed with everything you might need. LOVED having a washer and dryer right there when traveling with two kids.

  • Submitted: Sep 23, 2009
  • Stayed: Sep 2009
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Clinton Township, MI
5

Even better than expected

  • 5 of 5

This home was a 10+++, and even more beautiful than the pictures. This is a perfect location with downtown Elk Rapids only 2 short blocks away with great shopping, food, a playground, picnic area and beautiful beach. We comfortably slept 9 people and had plenty of room. Everything that we needed was provided for and the home was immaculate in a quiet, peaceful neighborhood. We have recommended this home to many people and we will absolutely rent this home again

  • Submitted: Sep 5, 2009
  • Stayed: Aug 2009
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Moores Hill, IN
5

Get away from it all vacation

  • 5 of 5

Loved our stay at the Victoria Place! Very well equipped, beautifully furnished with all the comforts of home. Convenient location for touring Northern Michigan.

Will definitely come back to stay again. We had the relaxing, get away we were looking forward to.

  • Submitted: Feb 10, 2009
  • Stayed: Jun 2008
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Map

Pearl's New Orleans Kitchen
Siren Hall
Nearest Airport
20 Miles
Cherry Capital Airport, Traverse City, MI
Nearest Barpub
0.1 Miles
Town Club
Nearest Ferry
100 Miles
Ludington, MI
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
Elk Rapids Golf
Nearest Train
150 Miles
Amtrak, Grand Rapids, MI
Nearest Motorway
60 Miles
I-75, Grayling, MI
Nearest Restaurant
0.1 Miles
Siren Hall
Nearest Ski
10 Miles
Hickory Hills, Mt. Holiday
Nearest Beach
0.1 Miles
Elk Rapids, Grand Traverse Bay
Car: recommended

Just 20 miles northeast of Traverse City, close to golf courses, lake access to the Chain-o-Lakes, boat rentals and fishing charters. Venture out to nearby Mackinac Island or a fun day to Sleeping Bear Dunes.

Festivals, winery tours, and fine restaurants. You'll find plenty to do in the surrounding area.

Winter ski resorts within 20 miles. Cross country ski trails nearby.

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Rates & Availability

Elk Rapids House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Fall 2016
Sep 17 2016 - Nov 4 2016
3 night minimum stay
$250
$1,095
 
 
Winter 2016/ Spring 2017
Nov 5 2016 - May 19 2017
3 night minimum stay
$250
$1,095
 
 
Late Spring 2017
May 20 2017 - Jun 2 2017
3 night minimum stay
$250
$1,495
 
 
Peak Summer Season 2017
Jun 3 2017 - Aug 25 2017
7 night minimum stay
$1,925
 
 
Late Summer 2017
Aug 26 2017 - Sep 15 2017
3 night minimum stay
$300
$1,525
 
 
Fall 2017
Sep 16 2017 - Nov 3 2017
3 night minimum stay
$250
$1,095
 
 
Winter 2017/Spring 2018
Nov 4 2017 - May 18 2018
3 night minimum stay
$250
$1,095
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$275
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $125
Refundable damage deposit $500
Tax Rate 6.0%

50% deposit required to reserve requested dates. Balance with damage deposit and cleaning fee due 30 days prior to arrival.

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Amenities

Elk Rapids House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1860 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach ...
  • Village ...
Theme:
  • Family
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Free Local Calls
  • Free Long Distance
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Garbage Disposal
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , jetted tub
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 double
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , 1 double
    Bedroom 3 - 1 king
    Living Room - 1 sleep sofa /futon , infant pack and play is available
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • Books for Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Beach Towels
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Porch Furniture
  • Raft
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Wood Deck
  • Yard
  • 8 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Pool / Spa:
  • Jacuzzi
  • Whirlpool
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing

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