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Sharon Kihnke

Member since: 2011
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Speaks: english

LUXURIOUS HARBOR SPRINGS LOG HOME-1 mile to Boyne Golf/Ski-4 miles to BEACH

12 Reviews
Sleeps16
Bedrooms 6
Bathrooms4
Half Baths1
Property type lodge
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

Harbor Springs Lodge Rental Photos and Description

6 bedrooms, 4.5 bathrooms, including separate guest suite, sleeps 16

This spacious, well-appointed log lodge in quaint Harbor Springs is the perfect home for your Northern Michigan vacation. Built by Timber Wolf Handcrafted Log Homes in 2005, it melds luxury with rustic...beautifully. With 4,500 square feet, you, your family and friends can feel comfortable and relaxed. This is truly one of a kind custom log home that is ideal for entertaining and family gatherings.

Featuring an open floor plan, the spacious eat-in kitchen boasts cherry cabinetry, granite counter tops, stainless appliances, slate flooring and an island that seats 4-6 guests.

Main floor master suite has a walk-in slate shower and private balcony. 5 BDR, 3.5 baths in the main house, plus a carriage house with full bath, wet bar and fridge above the two-car heated, attached garage.

Walkout lower level with bar, full size fridge, family room. Outdoor living space is beautifully landscaped and features a large fire pit for year round use and several outdoor decks.

Favorite Things To Do : *Skiing and snowboarding at Nubs Nob and Boyne Highlands

*Night skiing at Nubs Nob, riding the chairlift up to prolong the sunset (by a few seconds)

*Visiting Petoskey State Park in all seasons, watch the sunset

*Visiting Sturgeon Bay, Wilderness State Park, spending the whole day on the beach, bringing a picnic and staying for sunset.

*Eating at Legs Inn on the outdoor patio and staying for sunset.

*Eating at Little Traverse Gulf Club outside on the deck and watching the sunset

*Watch the sunset....obviously

*Building a bonfire and watching the Boyne fireworks from the house

*Renting a paddle board at The Outfitter in Harbor Springs, paddling in the bay

*Renting Kayaks at The Outfitter and paddling to Harbor Point for a picnic with a bottle of wine

*Shopping Downtown Harbor Springs, Petoskey and Bay Harbor

*Eating waterside on Dudley' Deck (The Pier)

Favorite Stores: Shopping Downtown Harbor Springs (HS), Petoskey (P) and Bay Harbor (BH) favorite stores:

The Outfitter HS

The Rocking Horse Toy Store HS and P

Wooly Bugger Internet Cafe HS

Yummies Ice Cream HS

Cutler's P

The Cottage Drawer P

R3 Clothing Exchange P

Bear Cub Outfitter P

The Clothes Post P

Expressions Clothing Store P

Dressed HS

Cheekade Meekade BH

M (the Mac Store) BH

Favorite Restaurants: Harbor Springs HS, Petoskey P, Bay Harbor BH

The Fish HS

The Pier HS

The New York HS

Cornichons HS

Gurney's Harbor Springs

Chandlers Petoskey

The Side Door Saloon Petoskey

Knot Just A Bar Bay Harbor

Cava Bay Harbor

The Pancake House Bay Harbor

Legs Inn, Cross Village

Douglas Lake Bar, Pellston

Brutus Camp Deli, Brutus

More Details
Suitability:
  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Sharon Kihnke (Owner)
Member since: 2011
Call Owner
Speaks: english

Guestbook comments from the owner

Your beautiful home made our stay for the family wedding completely amazing! The rehearsal dinner was wonderful; everyone enjoyed the space and beauty of it all.

Thank you for sharing your home with us for this special occasion.
Sep 2011
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Reviews

5
based on 12 traveler reviews

LUXURIOUS HARBOR SPRINGS LOG HOME-1 mile to Boyne Golf/Ski-4 miles to BEACH
average rating of 5.0 based on 21 reviews
5

Winter renter

  • 5 of 5

Our family spent a holiday weekend at this property and could not have been more pleased with all it had to offer. There was plenty of room to comfortably accommodate our party of fourteen (6 big bedrooms and 3 1/2 baths) who ranged in age from 0 to 80. The beautifully designed home is located close to the ski hills where our group took advantage of downhill skiing, snow boarding, cross country skiing, and tubing activities. We are hoping to be able to return again some day, maybe during the summer months when we can also gather around the inviting outdoor fire pit area. We were all sad to leave.

  • Submitted: Feb 19, 2016
  • Stayed: Feb 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Cozy Elegance!

  • 5 of 5

We had 4 adults, 3 children and rented this beautiful home for a long weekend at Boyne Highlands. We could NOT have been more pleased! The accommodations were inviting, well kept and Class A! The Owner had everything from the kitchen stocked to the kids toys in the basement. Was the perfect getaway for a long ski weekend and looks equally as appealing for the summer months. Would absolutely like to stay here again!

  • Submitted: Feb 5, 2016
  • Stayed: Jan 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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West Terre Haute, Indiana. US
5

Outstanding rental property

  • 5 of 5

We have rented vacation homes from Alaska to Grand Cayman and this was by far the best equipped and clean property. We had a total of 15 with us. The teens and young adult had a great time while inside the home and of course down at HobsKnob. The snow came at a perfect time to ski and snowboard. The location was perfect to enjoy zip lining at Boyne highland and County wide snowmobiles. We never ate out, cooked all our meals at the house. Market nearby made it easy for us to feed the clan. The log home is beautiful and allowed everyone enough personal space. The Christmas tree was a nice touch for all to enjoy. The home is complete with many games and activities to do in out of the cold. The fire pit is a plus. We made great family memories that will last a lifetime. Would rent this home in a heartbeat.

Mike and Kathy Miller

  • Submitted: Jan 22, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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California
5

Great Family Vacation

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful home, excellent accommodations, well stocked kitchen, cozy atmosphere and plenty of space! Our extended family takes a vacation together every year and this is by far the best home we have rented. Sharon was more than helpful and responsive to our needs. The surrounding area is beautiful with just enough shopping, restaurants and activities without the huge crowds of some of the other areas we visited during the week. We could have stayed longer to enjoy more of what the area had to offer and dine at more of the restaurants. I would rent this home again.

  • Submitted: Aug 30, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Birmingham, MI
5

Beautiful home!

  • 5 of 5

This house was absolutely perfect for our extended family vacation. It was beautiful, well-equipped, comfortable and in a terrific location for skiing. I would absolutely rent this property again!!

  • Submitted: Jan 24, 2015
  • Stayed: Dec 2014
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5

AMAZING!

  • 5 of 5

What a beautiful home in serene setting! The craftsmanship of the home, as well as the surroundings are exactly what comes to mind when planning a northern Michigan getaway. The home has so much space but feels so cozy at the same time. The character of the decor is a perfect combination of old and new. The location is perfect as well, short trip to everything including town, beach, and skiing. The owners are very friendly, inviting, and accommodating. They are also available 24/7 if needed. We did not need them of course but it's nice to know they are available. The cabin is fully stocked. We would love to schedule another dream vacation in the north at this lovely cabin!

  • Submitted: Jan 23, 2015
  • Stayed: Dec 2014
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Map

Nearest Airport
15 Miles
Pellston Airport
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Boyne Highlands Resort
Nearest Ferry
25 Miles
Mackinaw Island Ferry
Nearest Golf
1 Miles
Boyne Highlands Resort
Nearest Motorway
5 Miles
US 31/ M119
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Boyne Highlands Resort/Teddy Griffins Roadhouse
Nearest Ski
1 Miles
Boyne Highlands Resort/ Nubs Nob
Nearest Beach
4 Miles
Petoskey State Park
Car: necessary

Other Activities: Sky Dive Harbor Springs, Zipline Adventures

Golf: There are many pro golf courses to choose from.

True North Golf and Country Club is within 5 miles.

Boyne Highlands Course is within 1 mile

Bay Harbor and other courses are within a close proximity.

Ski: Skiing opportunities include two of ''MIDWEST'S BEST' Ski resorts and multiple opportunities to take 'family time' to a whole new level.

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Rates & Availability

Harbor Springs Lodge Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Holidays 2016
Dec 19 2016 - Jan 2 2017
7 night minimum stay
$4,900
 
 
Ski Season 2017
Jan 26 2017 - Mar 6 2017
3 night minimum stay
$800
$3,200
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$800
$3,800
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $300 + Tax
Refundable damage deposit $500
Tax Rate 6.0%

HOLIDAY RATES:
MLK and President's Day Ski Weekends $2,800/up to four night stay, plus taxes and fees
July Fourth Holiday week,$4,500/week plus taxes and fees

$500 Security Deposit Required
Rental Fee Schedule: 50% of the total rental rate plus taxes and fees due with the signing of the rental contract to secure reservation. 50% total rental rate plus taxes and fees due according to rental agreement schedule.

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Amenities

Harbor Springs Lodge Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • lodge
Meals:
  • Catering available
Floor Area:
  • 4500 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach ...
  • Resort ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Filtered Water
  • Fireplace
  • Firewood
  • Fitness Room / Equipment
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Shampoo
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 12 people
Bathrooms:
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Master Bath - toilet , shower , Beautiful walk in slate shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower , jetted tub , Double Vanity
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Carriage House Bath - toilet , shower
    Half Bathroom -
  • Bathrooms are beautifully appointed and quality towels are provided.
Bedrooms:
  • 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 16
  • Bedroom 1-Master Suite - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 king , 1 twin/ single , Bunk bed, king on bottom, twin on top
    Bedroom 4 - 1 double
    Bedroom 5 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 6-Carriage House Suite - 1 king , 1 baby crib , 1 sleep sofa /futon , portacrib can be moved
    Loft - 1 twin/ single
  • All bedrooms are roomy with quality bedding.
Entertainment:
  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • Books for Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Foosball
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • VCR
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Small Cooler
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Wood Deck
  • 14 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Jacuzzi
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • forests
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • sailing
  • ski privileges optional
  • skiing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Our beautiful log home sits on 4 wooded acres. We are close enough to Boyne Highlands Resort to cross country ski, snowshoe or bike there. There is an expansive view of Nubs Nob Ski Resort and a nighttime view of the 'Lights of Nubs'. Fireworks of Boyne are visible from our fire-pit. New Years Eve is the best time to light a bonfire, serve some hot drinks, let the kids sled, roast marshmallows and watch the fireworks! Beach toys and floaties available for use. We suggest visiting the Petoskey State Park or Sturgeon Bay for beach going. Downtown Petoskey, Harbor Springs or Bay Harbor all boast first class shopping. Boyne Highlands offers skiing, tubing, golfing, zipline adventures, horseback riding, dog sledding, several restaurants and bars. The Outfitter in Harbor Springs rents both summer and winter recreational gear. Prearranged only,daily housekeeping and private cook/shopper/dishwasher available for additional hourly charge.

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