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Bedrooms 2
Space 850 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 1 - 8 nights


About the property


Located on the beautiful Boyne River right where it flows into Lake Charlevoix! If you want all of the activities of being right in the middle of all that Boyne CIty and Lake Charlevoix has to offer, this is the place to be! Dock your boat in the city docks right across the street, walk to Cafe' Sante, The Red Mesa, 7 MONKS GRILL OR CHARLEVOIX TAP ROOM after your fun filled day on the lake enjoy the views from the deck and watch the sunset as you grill while sipping your favorite wine from Boyne County Provisions. The Lake Charlevoix sunsets are magic! Perhaps, you might spend the day golfing at the many near by golf courses, or zip lining, parasailing, shopping, biking, hiking and much, much more!

The condo has all of the ammenities of home, and

all of fun of the award winning Boyne City!

More Details

Ted Macksey
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
May 11, 2017

About Ted Macksey

Our families have been coming to this area since we were both kids! Then as life would have it, we both met at Boyne Mountain in 1990, and knew that we both wanted to live here some day! We owned lake front up here for many years and traveled up every weekend from downstate, then finally moved up here 5 years ago permanently! Our dream come true! Life is good!

Ted Macksey purchased this cottage in 2012

Why Ted Macksey chose Northern Michigan

Close to everything! We moved our business up here from downstarte and have been looking for real estate for our business for years. Then we were blessed to find the perfect lakefront spot with a condo with an amazing view in the building... So, we have the best of both worlds now! We have the perfect location for our business, and a fabulous condo to let our parents enjoy while visitng and can share with others to enjoy what we live everyday! Life is good!

What makes this cottage unique

Located In the heart of downtown Boyne City with incredible view

of Lake Charlevoix. Go to the.. to see all that this area has to offer! There is not enough room on this screen to list every amazing detail about this area! You just have to experience it! Those who do, come back over and over, only dreaming about how to make this their home town as we were lucky enough to do! The perfect place to raise a family and a lifetime of memories! We invite you to enjoy this beautiful area as much as we do!


Boyne City Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Building Type:
  • building
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 850 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • non smoking only ...
  • children welcome ...
Location Type:
  • Lake View ...
  • Waterfront ...
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Computer Available ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Catering Available ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Dining Area
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • 1
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Queen sized interspring mattress, in sofa sleeper, very comfortable! Top of the line, mattress, you do not feel the bar!, Bunk Beds (1) Full sized loft bed over a full sized bed on bottom allows for sleeping 4 in back bedroom. All Ralph Lauren bedding!, Murphy Beds (1) Queen sized, pillow top mattress! New linens!
  • CD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • 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
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • skiing
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing


Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(13 traveler reviews)

average rating of 4.8461537 based on 13 reviews

Excellent Location - Well Maintained!

  • 5 of 5

Our family was very pleased with this property. Location is fantastic and walking distance from main street and the local taverns. Property owner was very customer service friendly.

  • Submitted: Feb 24, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wonderful place for rest and relaxation!

  • 4 of 5

We are just finishing two weeks at the property -- the location is fabulous and within walking distance to almost anything you want to do. The view of lake Charlevoix is spectacular in the mornings and afternoons and the sunsets are breathtaking.

Ted was great to work with and helpful. He was always available to answer questions or provide information. We felt totally at home. Loved happy hour on the deck. All of the comforts of home. We would recommend this property to anyone and plan to return again next summer.

  • Submitted: Jul 31, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Boyne City Getaway

  • 5 of 5

Location was prime, the view was incredible! There were all the necessities one would need for a vacation stay. Working with Ted was super easy. Would recommend this property to anyone. We stayed with our two girls and they loved the bunk beds.

  • Submitted: Jun 22, 2015
  • Stayed: Jun 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Perfect - divine location, great decor

  • 5 of 5

I'm currently sitting on the red sofa in the pictures. This place is great! It's really beautiful, and the kitchen has full trim if you feel like cooking. I'm here with just my wife and we have waaaay too much room. It's really designed for four, could do six without much fuss, and is technically an eight sleeper with four beds. The location is absolutely perfect - it's next to the river, and directly across from the waters of Lake Charlevoix. Anything in town is literally under two blocks away. The morel festival was this week, and this place is across the street from it - you can watch it from your perch, and it's quite fun. We're here for four days, doing the mushroom festival, boyne mountain biking, kayaking, mackinaw island, and hitting up the local restaurants, and we've been completely happy since anything is at most a 10 minute drive. I highly recommend this place, and it's so great my wife wants to move up here!

Single gripe : Shower stays warm about 12 minutes. Plenty, but don't dawdle. The owner agreed it seemed short and was going to check it out. Five stars regardless, this place is worth every penny and more.

Oh yeah : Double bonus - the internet is blazing fast. I'm a tech guy on vacation and it was reaaaally nice considering cell and 3G/4G service is spotty up here.

  • Submitted: May 17, 2015
  • Stayed: May 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great Boyne City location!

  • 5 of 5

Great can walk or bike to everything. Wonderful view of Lake Charlevoix. Well decorated, neat, and clean little condo. Good for a couple or a couple with 2 small children. At times can be a bit noisy[traffic], but you get used to it. Owners Ted and Pam are great hosts!

  • Submitted: Mar 1, 2015
  • Stayed: Feb 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

This beautiful lakefront property will make you feel right at home. The tasteful European décor and high quality furnishings/bedding were wonderful. The owner was so accommodating and kind, making sure everything was to our liking. I would definitely recommend this property and plan to stay here in the future on our visits to the Boyne area.

  • Submitted: Feb 12, 2015
  • Stayed: Dec 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Lake Charlevoix out your front door, and Boyne Mountain minutes down the road, this area is the Mecca for outdoor enthusiests! Young State park is a few minutes down the road, and world class golf courses are everywhere up here! What are you in for??? IT'S ALL HERE!!!


Rates & Availability

Boyne City Cottage Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Apr 1 2017 - Jun 15 2017
2 night minimum stay
Memerial Day Weekend
May 26 2017 - May 29 2017
4 night minimum stay
Flat fee
Jun 16 2017 - Sep 16 2017
2 night minimum stay
4th Of July
Jun 30 2017 - Jul 6 2017
7 night minimum stay
Flat fee
Boyne Thunder
Jul 7 2017 - Jul 14 2017
8 night minimum stay
Flat fee
Labor Day Weekend
Sep 1 2017 - Sep 1 2017
1 night minimum stay
Flat fee
Oct 13 2017 - Dec 15 2017
2 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $80
Refundable damage deposit $350

Rates may change depending on individual circumstance, time of year and length of stay.

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