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1 1/2 Story Modern Log Cabin

Bedrooms 3
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 nights


Minimum Stay
3 nights

About the property

3 Bedrooms, 1 Bath, Sleeps 10

Fully Furnished, Full Kitchen, 3 Bedroom, 1 Full Bath, Washer and Dryer, Sleeps 10+, Covered Porch, Heat and Central Air, Outdoor Gas Grill, Fire Pit, Canoe (available, no cost), Lake Access within 50 yards with dock, County Beach with Playground 1 block away, Master bedroom on main level, large open loft area, with two bedrooms upstairs. Houghton Lake is an all sport lake, great for Fishing, Boating, Skiing, Tubing, Swimming, Sunbathing, Etc. Roscommon County offers some of the best ORV's, UTV's, RTV's, DNR trails, Snowmobiling, Biking, Hiking, Wild life, and Scenic rivers in all of Michigan. Wonderful northern Michigan get away, approximately 100 miles to Mackinaw City, 75 miles to Traverse City, 50 miles to Gaylord, 30 miles to West branch, 15 mile to Merritt Speedway, Tanger Mall within 30 miles, two Family Fun Centers, Rustic Movie Theater, Golfing, and Michigan's largest craft store within 3 miles, Boat rentals, and Bait shop within 1 mile.

Shopping, Antiquing, Restaurants, Movies, Eat, Shop, Play!

Check in: 4:00pm

Check out: 11:00am

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Tom Rozema
Member since: 2015
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January 19, 2017


Very Good! 4/5 -
(7 traveler reviews)

1 1/2 Story Modern Log Cabin
average rating of 4.0 based on 7 reviews

Cute Cabin

  • 4 of 5

We enjoyed our stay at the cabin. The cabin was cute and in a great location with access to the boat ramp and not far to the beach. The kids had a great time and so did the adults!

We will definitely consider staying here again.

  • Submitted: Sep 7, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Very clean and well kept. Great location

  • 5 of 5

We had a great time and look forward to next year

  • Submitted: Jul 25, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Tip Up Town

  • 4 of 5

We really enjoyed the stay. The owner really worked around our schedule which was totally not required, and very nice. The place was clean and had really good climate control. We have stayed in lots of cabins over the years and the heat is always soso, not here, central forced air heat and perfectly stable. Had a driveway with plenty of room for two trucks/trailers/sleds and we could have fit more without much trouble. Almost spitting distance to the lake, with a beach, so no sea wall to ride over. There are two bars (that we found) within walking distance, at least one serves food. The local pizza place delivers. Overall very nice stay.

  • Submitted: Feb 10, 2016
  • Stayed: Jan 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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You get what you pay for-watch out for deposit refund

  • 1 of 5

This place was not very clean. I had to clean the bathroom tub, sink, kitchen sink and all the kitchen counters. I couldn't bathe my toddler in the tub. There is well water that is not treated so the smell is extremely strong (like sulphur). The tub was stained from the well water, which can be cleaned with proper chemicals. Towels were threadbare and dingy.

The surrounding neighborhood is in a more depressed area of Houghton Lake.

The owner only refunded my deposit after he didn't respond to 3 emails & I filed a complaint with VRBO (4 days after checkout) and left him a voice message. He claimed his cell battery had died (for 4 days?!?!) but magically called me back within 15 minutes after I told him I would be filing a complaint against his business in Houghton Lake.

  • Submitted: Aug 31, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Perfect get-away

  • 5 of 5

This cabin is the perfect get-away place. I'm pretty OCD but I expect cabins to be somewhat old and dirty. This place exceeded my expectations by far. It's well kept and CLEAN! The one downside is that it only has one bathroom but it wasn't that much of a problem for the seven of us. (Also bring your own chairs to sit around the bonfire. The ones that are provided are a bit run down.) It's steps from the water and a small, almost private beach which we took full advantage of. It's also located near the action. We were able to get to a store quickly if need be and played a round of golf at a local course one morning. We will definitely keep this place in mind for future vacations!

  • Submitted: Aug 4, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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Good location with plenty of room

  • 4 of 5

Overall my family enjoyed their stay and the proprrty was well kept and clean. Would definately stey their again in the future.

  • Submitted: Jun 1, 2015
  • Stayed: May 2015
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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Car: recommended


Rates & Availability

Houghton Lake Heights Cottage Rental Rates

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Refundable damage deposit $300

Chrildren Welcome! Non smoking only, (inside cabin) open porch and outside smoking allowed. Check in time 4 pm. Check out time 12 noon. Review calendar for availability.

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Houghton Lake Heights Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Lake View
  • Water View
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 9 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • limited accessibility
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • rafting
  • skiing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing

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