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Grand Traverse Sandy Beach Just a Few Steps Away!

3 Reviews
Bedrooms 5
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 14 nights


Half Baths
Minimum Stay
3 - 14 nights


Elk Rapids House Rental Photos and Description

House, 5 Bedrooms, 4.5 Baths, (Sleeps 13)

HISTORIC HOME in the quaint Village of Elk Rapids.

This spacious home just a few steps away from Memorial Park with beautiful frontage on the sandy shores of Grand Traverse Bay. Ideal for large families, multiple families, family reunions or corporate retreats.

This home offers 5 bedrooms:

A first floor master bedroom with king size bed, private bath and walk-in closet, second floor master suite with private bath and king size bed, third bedroom is complete with a queen bed plus a day bed with trundle, fourth bedroom has a queen bed, fifth bedroom is great for the kids with three twin size beds. Spend a luxurious evening soaking in the claw foot tub after enjoying a day at the beach. The home is great for entertaining with a gourmet kitchen and large formal dining room, as well as outdoor dining on the deck overlooking beautiful sunsets. Wonderful small town community with lots of outdoor activities nearby.

Two outdoor tables plus extra seating and lounge chairs for outdoor entertaining. Two charcoal grills are available for your use. There is a pool table for your enjoyment.

Marina's nearby with boat launch access to Lake Michigan, Grand Traverse Bay, Elk Lake, Torch Lake, Lake Skegemog. The sun porch is a great place to wind down at the end of the day. Just a short drive to ski and golf resorts, so this is an ideal year round rental. Walk to public tennis courts, basketball courts and beach.

Bring your family and explore up north living!


More Details
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed

Renee and Don Fedrigon
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
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Within a few days
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Calendar last updated:
August 20, 2016
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based on 3 traveler reviews

Grand Traverse Sandy Beach Just a Few Steps Away!
average rating of 5.0 based on 3 reviews
North Palm Beach, Florida.

Great for all ages!

  • 5 of 5

Our family had a fantastic time at this historical home with 5 large bedrooms that made the 4 grandchildren, their parents and we grandparents very comfortable. The library was full of games for all ages and the garage had a pool table, table tennis and air hockey The weather was unusually hot for Northern Michigan and although there was no air conditioning there were multiple fans and everyone went in the lake across the street to cool off. We enjoyed the shopping and restaurants we could walk to in Elk Rapids and not so busy as some of the nearby tourist towns. The owner was great with any needs ( we couldn't find tools for the grill and they were provided within 1/2 hour of our request). Everyone is looking forward to another summer vacation at this beautiful spot.

  • Submitted: Sep 19, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Grosse Pointe

More Room Than Expected - Perfect Location

  • 5 of 5

The house was larger than the photos indicate and the location is walking distance from town. We had 3 families and had plenty of space. We walked across the street to the beach, which has a large shallow area that is perfect for smaller children. The neighborhood feels less like a Resort town and more like an Up North community.

The property owner made herself available if needed, but we didn't require any assistance. The home was clean and has a lot of windows. We planned on making more day trips to T.C., but we ended up enjoying the house and Elk Rapids far more than expected. We will likely go back next summer.

  • Submitted: Aug 1, 2013
  • Stayed: Jul 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Ann Arbor

Great for a large group!

  • 5 of 5

A large group of friends came up for the weekend and had a great time! Perfect location, walking distance to downtown Elk Rapids, beach across the street for swimming and bonfires, as well as a huge playground in the park across the street for people with kids. There were a lot of us and we all slept comfortably and had a ton of space to relax and enjoy our vacation. The kitchen had everything we needed and we ate in for most meals. The house was very clean and well kept. Great stay!

  • Submitted: Jun 2, 2013
  • Stayed: Oct 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
20 Miles
Traverse City Regional Airport


Rates & Availability

Elk Rapids House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Apr 1 2017 - May 20 2017
3 night minimum stay
Spring/Early Summer 2017
May 27 2017 - Jun 24 2017
7 night minimum stay
Peak Summer 2017
Jul 1 2017 - Aug 19 2017
14 night minimum stay
Sep 9 2017 - Dec 16 2017
3 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Tax Rate 6.0%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
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Elk Rapids House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Lake View
  • Water View ...
  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Garage ...
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
    Bathroom 4 -
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 13
  • King size beds (2) The spacious second floor master bedroom features a King Size bed with fabulous views overlooking Grand Traverse Bay. Walk-in closet, bathroom and many built-ins. The lower level master bedroom also features a king size bed and a private full bath, great views of Grand Traverse Bay., Queen size Beds (2) Two bedrooms feature queen beds., Twin or Single Beds (5) There are three twin beds in one bedroom. Another bedroom features a day bed with a trundle bed underneath, as well as a queen bed.
  • Books ...
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • parasailing
  • sailing
  • ski lift privileges
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Historical Home in the quaint Village of Elk Rapids. Within walking distance to downtown, restaurants, shopping, tennis courts, beach volleyball, basketball courts, Memorial Park with beautiful sandy beaches on Grand Traverse Bay. House is perfect for family reunions, corporate retreats or multiple families. Gourmet kitchen, Widows Walk, 4 car garage. Charming porch, parlor/library, amazing sunsets, huge master suite with private bath and dressing room.

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