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Member since: 2013
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Speaks: english

Family Vacation Rental with sandy bottom

9 Reviews
Sleeps12
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 8 nights

Overview

Lake City House Rental Photos and Description

4BR , 2BA, 8 - 12, Pet Friendly

Nice 1,700 sq ft 4BR home on the north shore of Lake Missaukee. Sandy beach, dock, and plenty of parking space. Will accommodate 8 to 12 easily. Master bedroom has a queen and a twin bed. Another bedroom has a queen bed while 2 others have full over queen size bunks with one of them also having a twin bunk bed. The sectional also has a pull out queen sleeper. Paddle boat included . Enough parking for cars and trailers.

Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • limited accessibility
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
Owner
Member since: 2013
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Speaks: english

About The Owner

Just purchased as our vacation ( retirement home). Will be renting it out for the next several years until we can quit our day jobs and relax on the lake. I have been renting lakefront homes all over northern Michigan for the past 15 years and we have stayed on many nice lakes, as Michigan has plenty. We chose this location for it's quiet peaceful away from it all atmosphere yet only a couple of hours from Muskegon, Lansing, Grand Rapids and Saginaw.

The Owner purchased this house in 2013

Why The Owner chose Northern Michigan

We are pet friendly but expect that you clean up after your pets as soon as possible. There is plenty of parking space to accommodate cars and trailers.

What makes this house unique

Ask about availability of a pontoon boat and or fishing boat, both have 40 HP motors.

Reviews

4.7
based on 9 traveler reviews

Family Vacation Rental with sandy bottom
average rating of 4.6666665 based on 9 reviews
5

Nice House on the Lake

  • 5 of 5

My family stayed here between Christmas and New Years. I was pleasantly surprised at how much room was in the house. It was larger than the pictures indicated. We had six adults, a 3-year-old and two dogs and we always had plenty of room to sit and move about. The beds were comfortable and there was enough seating for all of us to be in the front room together. The granddaughter enjoyed playing on the swing set in the backyard.

The owners were prompt in responding to my many questions and a pleasure to work with.

It is hard to judge the surrounding area as it was pretty much buttoned up for the winter, but I bet during the summer this would be an ideal place to vacation;, especially since the water looked like it was shallow at the beach edge and then got gradually deeper. There was even about two to three feet of a sand "beach" for little ones to play in before the water started.

  • Submitted: Jan 8, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Elizabeth, thanks for your kind and generous review.
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5

My family of ten had a great christmas celebration at this lake house.

  • 5 of 5

My family wanted a getaway that was private, on a lake with lots of room .... this lake house was PERFECT! It was much larger than the pictures and we found it extremely clean and well kept. The kitchen was well stocked with everything we needed such as cookware and spices. The bedrooms were good size and we found the beds to be comfortable and loved the fact that the linens were provided. I highly recommend this Lake House and will visit again.

  • Submitted: Nov 18, 2015
  • Stayed: Jan 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Large comfortable house

  • 5 of 5

Terrific place to vacation. Large lake, beautiful sandy beach, great to use pontoon boat. Large open family room-dining room-kitchen made it easy and fun to enjoy the family. Could accommodate a large group. Nice place!

  • Submitted: Sep 21, 2015
  • Stayed: Sep 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Smith family fabulous vacation

  • 4 of 5

First family vacation in over 15 years and it was great. Plenty of room for all 11 of us. Sandy bottom and easy water entry. Kids has fun running into the water with out difficulty. Only thing I would change would be more comfortable beds.

  • Submitted: Sep 7, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Memorial Week Vacation

  • 5 of 5

Great house! Tons of space for our entire family of 8 (plus our grandson). Clean beach and lake - pontoon boat was nice to have to cruise around the lake. Lots and lots of firewood for us to use for our Bonfires.

Owner was very helpful with a it questions we had.

  • Submitted: May 31, 2015
  • Stayed: May 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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October Weekend

  • 5 of 5

We had an outstanding Fall weekend! This is my fifth rental at Lake City over the past few years and one of most enjoyable. This house has plenty of room for relaxing with a gorgeous view of Lake Missaukee. It has everything needed for a top notch vacation. The owner is very accommodating and a pleasure to do business with. I would not hesitate for a second to give a great rating. A great mid-October getaway.

  • Submitted: Oct 12, 2014
  • Stayed: Oct 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
109 Miles
Grand Rapids Gerald Ford Airport
Car: necessary

On the north side of Lake Missaukee, quiet street, plenty of parking, and only minutes from town. Located between Cadillac and Houghton Lake, 30 minutes to either location. Enjoy the sandy beach and dock your boat for water skiing or fishing. pet friendly.

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Rates & Availability

Lake City House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Offseason
Sep 11 2016 - May 25 2017
Changeover Day: Sunday
2 night minimum stay
$125
From
$150
Fri,Sat
$650
 
 
Memorial week with boat
May 26 2017 - Jun 2 2017
5 night minimum stay
$200
$1,000
 
 
Early June with boat
Jun 3 2017 - Jun 9 2017
7 night minimum stay
$1,000
 
 
Early Sum 17 w/boat
Jun 10 2017 - Jun 16 2017
7 night minimum stay
$1,850
 
 
Reg Summer 17
Jun 17 2017 - Jun 30 2017
7 night minimum stay
$2,500
 
 
4th Week 17
Jul 1 2017 - Jul 7 2017
7 night minimum stay
$2,800
 
 
Summer II 17
Jul 8 2017 - Aug 18 2017
7 night minimum stay
$2,600
 
 
Summer III 17
Aug 19 2017 - Aug 25 2017
7 night minimum stay
$2,100
 
 
Late Summer 17
Aug 26 2017 - Sep 1 2017
7 night minimum stay
$1,250
 
 
Labor Day 17
Sep 2 2017 - Sep 9 2017
8 night minimum stay
$1,400
 
 
Off-Season 2017
Sep 10 2017 - May 24 2018
Changeover Day: Sunday
2 night minimum stay
$110
From
$150
Fri,Sat
$650
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $100
Pet Fee $25

Sales tax of 6% on all charges is included.
Pontoon Boat is $350/week
Fishing Boat is $200/week
Both Boats are $450/week

$500 deposit, balance due 30 days prior to rental period.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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Amenities

Lake City House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1700 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront
  • Lake View
  • Lakefront
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage ...
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 1 (Master) - 1 queen , 1 twin/ single
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 bunk bed , Bunk is a full over queen
    Bedroom 4 - 1 queen , 1 bunk bed , 1 Bunk is a full over queen, 2nd bunk is twin over twin
  • Master bedroom has a queen bed and twin bed. Also has a full bathroom. 2nd bedroom has queen bed. 3rd bedroom has a full over queen bunk, and 4th bedroom has a full over queen plus a twin over twin bunk. Also have a extra twin mattress in closet. The sofa has a queen sleeper. The bedrooms are small but in total, 5 queen beds, 2 full and 3 twins.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
Outside:
  • Boat ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Suitability:
  • children welcome ...
  • limited accessibility
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets considered ...
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • library
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • swimming
Notes:
Has extra full size refrigerator in garage along with mini fridge for bait. Fire pit out by lake.

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