|Minimum Stay||7 nights|
Although not beach frontage this beautiful home enjoys easy access to 785 feet of private, shared beach on Beautiful Crystal Lake. Enjoy swimming, fishing, boating, and water sports. Walk or Bike into Beulah or Frankfort on the Benzie Trail. Close to vineyards, Restaurants, Traverse City, Empire and the Sleeping Bear National Lakeshore. This beautiful Lake vacation house features wonderful architectural features. Spacious accommodations include sleeping for six on the first floor-- one large bunk bedroom, perfect for kids, and a second bedroom with a full sized double bed, a full sized bath, and a laundry room with washer/dryer; second floor features two bedrooms with queen beds, and a balcony/deck off of each room, full bath, full-sized gourmet kitchen, large dining room and huge living room with fireplace and plenty of seating. Third floor contains a pretty loft bedroom with a queen bed, a huge game room with a pool table and air hockey, and a third full bath. Large flat screen TV in the game room. 4 TVs in total with VCR/DVD players. Cable on 3 of the TVs. 4 outdoor decks total for sitting or entertaining. This gorgeous vacation rental also features A/C, Cable, WiFi, and a large video collection. Everything is provided for you except beach towels. Bath towels provided Parking is included--four car maximum.
House was spacious and clean. Basement was not inductive for our group to sleep in. Rest of the house was good. Wasp nest outside game room , septic smell was pervasive at times and the garage odor did filter into the basement. Great location and the owner was very helpful and responsive.
Our family of 9 (grandparents, and two families with children 5, 8 and 9) had a wonderful, relaxing week here. This home is very well equipped with a very clean and fully supplied kitchen for any sort of cooking, outdoor grill fully ready with charcoal; bedrooms large and very comfortable; a game room that is great fun for the times we werent outside enjoying the sun, beach, hikes and biking. Tons of games, puzzles, etc., a bike trail right at the end of the driveway that extends 7 miles in one direction to Frankfort, and 1.5 miles in the other direction to Beulah. The trail to Frankfort is absolutely beautiful--woods, along a river, partially paved etc.
Lots of beach toys; badmiton, volley ball; we rented kayak and paddle board which added to the water fun. Very close to Sleeping Bear Dunes and great opportunities there.
We highly recommend this home. Very friendly and helpful owners.
We stayed here for one week for a family vacation with 12 people, covering four families and three generations. Everyone had a great time. The house is clean, large and comfortable. The game room with the Ping-Pong and air hockey tables was a big hit. Crystal Lake is beautiful, with calm, clear, shallow water perfect for swimming. You can also have a campfire right on the beach. There is volleyball and badminton on the grassy area in front of the beach. There is no kayak available, but there is a rental place nearby. The hostess, Audrey, was very helpful, along with other members of her family. Her brother Mark started a fire for us one night when we made s'mores. And her sister-in-law took family photos of us, so we could all be in the photos. Also, the property is only about 20 minutes from the Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore. Recommended during your visit: hiking Old Indian Trail and Empire Bluffs Trail, Pierce Stocking Scenic Drive, tubing Lower Platte River with Riverside Canoe Trips, Point Betsie Lighthouse for sunset, the Dune Climb, villages of Glen Arbor and Frankfort, and the Art/Sculpture Walk at Crystal Mountain Resort. ... I cannot believe I am the first person to write a review for this place.
5785 van Deman Place is located on Crystal Lake, one of the most beautiful lakes in the world. The property is about 1.25 miles from downtown Beulah, which features shopping, restaurants and artwork by local artists. The reknowned lithographer, Gwen Frostic is only a few miles away. Downtown Frankfort is only 6 miles away, and there is a well known bike/walking trail which connects Frankfort to Beulah. Traverse City, which features some of the best restaurants in the state, as well as the State Theater, is 30 miles away. 5785 van Deman Place is the idyllic vacation spot for your getaway week.
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My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
|Property Damage Protection||$59|
Initial deposit is non-refundable, unless terms are previously agreed upon.