About the property
- House3500 sqft
- Half Baths0
- Minimum Stay1 - 8 nights
3,500 Sq. Ft. Sleeps 16 , 2.5 Bathrooms, 2 Family (16 Guest) Lodge
WELCOME TO THIS GORGEOUS VACATION
'THE HIGH LAKE LODGE'
A FAMILY RENTAL!!!
JUST BRING CLOTHES, TOILETRIES, BEACH TOWELS, LIFE JACKETS AND FOOD. GROCERY STORE IS 3 MILES AWAY!!!
NIGHTLY PRICES CHANGE BY SEASONS, SEE RATES😀
ALSO NOTE THE OWNER WILL REQUIRE A CASH DAMAGE DEPOSIT AT THE TIME OF ARRIVAL AND A LEASE AGREEMENT SIGNED AHEAD OF ARRIVAL. THE LEASE AGREEMENT WILL BE EMAILED TO YOU. IT IS VERY IMPORTANT TO CONTACT THE OWNER AFTER YOU HAVE COMPLETED YOUR ON LINE BOOKING.
5 NIGHT MIN. JUNE 15th TO SEPTEMBER 15th, AFTER THAT THERE IS A 3 NIGHT MINIMUM.
Located in Traverse City Michigan, this lovely 7 yr. old Lodge sits on a private 1 acre lot with 100 ft. of sandy beach frontage on beautiful High Lake, a peaceful 50 acre semi private lake with very low water traffic but much natural beauty including the wild life and water fowl. Even the Bald Eagles nest here. Located only 4 miles from the Cherry Capital Airport, 8 miles from down town Traverse City and just 7-9 miles from the beautiful East & West Grand Traverse Bays yet in the winter you can snowmobile, cross country ski, snowshoe or ice fish right from the Lodge, only ¼ mile to groomed trails,(maps are available), and in the summer the lake is wonderful for swimming (Sandy Beach)and any water sport.
This 3 bdrm(one is a bed area) 2.5 bath 3,500 sq.ft. rustic beach Lodge can easily accommodate 2-3 families sleeping up to 16, 8 in the upper level and 8 in the lower walk out level. 2 queen beds, 1 queen log futon, one new fold out full size sofa and 4 TV upstairs and 2 double(full) size futons, a bunk bed (twin over double) and one twin size roll away bed in the lower walk out level as well as a game room with a pool table, bumper pool table, Foosball, large flat screen TV and large card table as well as other tables and chairs. The kitchens are fully equipped and both of the upper level refrigerators have 2 ice makers each, along with a beverage cooler located in the lower level. All towels, linens, blankets, soaps and some paper products are provided for your use as well as a washer and dryer on the main level. The upper deck, 50 ’x 16’, has built in benches and other deck furniture for your comfort as well as a gas grill (gas furnished). Great for beach activities in the summer with 2 docks, a raft, paddle boat, a metal row boat and fire pit for your use. Kayaks and a paddle board are available at an extra charge. Also there is a picnic table, charcoal grills, and a fire pit on the beach. Firewood is available at an extra charge and must be ordered a few days in advance of your arrival. A list of other activities and interesting places to visit (from A to Z ) and the addresses, phone #’s and maps for them will be available at the Lodge. There is a restaurant/pizza (with delivery), country store/gas station and fire and rescue just ½ mile away on the opposite side of the lake. SORRY! NO PETS AND NO SMOKING!! ALSO BRING BEACH TOWELS AND LIFE JACKETS.
For reservation and rate information to start planning your memorable get-a-way!!!Please contact VRBO or Homeaway.
Don’t forget these events!!!
The National Cherry Festival is held annually every July! In 2018 the 92nd National Cherry Festival starts Saturday June 30, 2018 and ends Saturday July 8, 2018. The U.S. NAVY BLUE ANGELS are scheduled to be here for the 2018 Cherry Festival with air shows on Saturday June 30th and Sunday July 1st.
Traverse City has boasted being titled as the 'Cherry Capital of the World' and this Festival is known worldwide. 1 week of many wonderful activities for young and old, large carnival, parades, and fireworks the last day!
THEN! The Film Festival starts July 25th and end July 30th 2017.
The Red Wings Training Camp is in September each year!
Traverse City and the Grand Traverse area are widely known for winter activities and great trails for cross country skiing(Vasa trl.) snowmobiling and snowshoeing.
We hope that once you have vacationed here at the High Lake Lodge, we will see you again next year or even before!!!
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- Apr 16, 2018
About Diana Wright
We built the Lodge in 2010 on our family owned property where we grew up and enjoyed a wonderful childhood. You can't find a nicer lake or beach area for swimming and relaxing. We hope everyone that vacations here has a wonderful time, makes wonderful family treasured memories and hopefully returns every year to add to those treasured memories!
Diana Wright purchased this House in 2010
Why Diana Wright chose Traverse City
Great Lake, great swimming, great fishing, tranquil, secluded but yet close to everything.
What makes this House unique
Close to everything, within 12 miles to any activity desired. Water is only 50' from a Lodge full of conveniences.
Local Services & Businesses
Sports & Adventure Activities
Check-in: 4:00 PM
Check-out: 12:00 PM
Canceled bookings will not receive a refund
Very nice, clean, plenty of ammenities, quiet.
Review title pretty much sums it up. Location is great because it's a bit off the beaten path, tucked away, but close enough to Traverse City where you can go explore if you want to. Will definitely come back if I have the chance.
This place is better furnished than many hotels. Photos don't do it justice. Had about a dozen guys in to play some pond hockey out front on the lake. More than enough room for all the hogs to sleep without becoming the inside spoon. More than enough parking. Having a quality bar/grill a quarter mile walk away (Peegeos) is dangerous but convenient. Great place.
Thank you for the great review Michael! We're happy you had a great time and hope to have you back again sometime!
The lodge is great! Much nicer in person than it looks in the pictures.
This is the perfect place for a large group. We spent a fun winter weekend riding our Fat tire bikes on the local groomed trails by day and hanging out in the evening. A big bonus having the pizza joint so close by. I would recommend to any mountain bikers due to its proximity to the Vasa single track.
Thank you so much for the wonderful review Robert! We hope to see you all again!
Everything was perfect
The house is in great shape and fully furnished. Perfect for multiple families/couples as everyone has their own space. The house decor gave you that up north feel. The house is centrally located. Would recommend to everyone. We will be back. Diana was very easy to deal with and very accommodating.
Thank you very much for the wonderful review! We're very happy you enjoyed your stay and made some great memories with your family! See you next time!
The house was great! More than I expected, well stocked and very roomy(3 living areas each with its own full kitchen)! My family and i really enjoyed our stay. Diana met us and made sure we knew all the things available and gave us tips for running appliances and house mechanicals. I would recommend this house!
Thank you so much for the great review Travis! We are so please you enjoyed your stay and made some great memories. Hopefully you can return in the warm weather sometime. Looking forward to pleasing you and your family again.
Very cool place and owners we're very flexible. Would definitely considering using again in the summer months. Thanks!
Located in beautiful Traverse City Michigan where; AOL Travel News has named Traverse City as one of the top 10 beach towns in America. Traverse City ranked as one of the top 10 charming small towns in America Bon Appétit has awarded Traverse City as one of the top 5 “foodie” towns. Also where attractions are almost too numerous to mention: Beaches: Beautiful East and West Grand Traverse Bays, Wineries, Breweries, Golf Courses, Antiquing, Casinos, Charter Fishing, Skiing: Down Hill, Cross Country, Water, Snowmobiling, Snowshoeing, Snowboarding, Sledding, Hot Air Ballooning, Sports/Ball Courts and Fields, Horseback Riding/Horse Shows, Dirt Bike Trails, Cinemas, Museums,Water Parks, Fitness Centers, Snorkeling/Diving, Cycling/Hiking, Paintball, Target Practice, Hunting, Sailing/Parasailing, Wind Surfing,Bowling, Arcades, Shopping, many Restaurants, Sight Seeing: Sleeping Bear Dunes, Mackinaw Island, Etc! A Guide for these activities and others will be available for you. ~ Many of these activities are just minutes from the Lodge!!!
Rates & Availability
Additional information about rental rates
PLEASE NOTE THERE IS A DAMAGE DEPOSIT TO BE PAID IN CASH ON YOUR ARRIVAL UNLESS IT HAS ALREADY BEEN SENT. ALSO A SIGNED LEASE AGREEMENT IS MANDATORY BEFORE YOUR ARRIVAL. THE OWNER WILL EMAIL THE LEASE AGREEMENT TO YOU. If you cancel 30 days or more prior to your arrival date 50% plus the damage deposit (if already paid)will be refunded. If you cancel with less than 30 days before your arrival date, only the damage deposit (if already paid) is refunded unless we are able to get another reservation for the same days then 50% plus the damage deposit (if already paid) will be returned. Your FULL reservation payment must reach us by the due date that is posted on the lease agreement that is emailed to you if you booked through the owner.