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Gorgeous Waterfront Home With Private Beach And Dock

Bedrooms 4
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Internet
  • Washing Machine
  • Outdoor Grill
  • non smoking only
  • Air Conditioning
  • Fireplace
  • children welcome


About the property

4 Bedroom, 3 Bath With Private Beach (Sleeps 13)

Beautiful renovated home with 4 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms. The historic side of the home has a beautiful stone fireplace to relax by. Up the stairs is a quiet loft bedroom with a full bathroom. Downstairs on the renovated side, there is a large open kitchen with granite countertops, soft close cabinets, and a bar stool eating area. You can watch the water while enjoying your meals at the dining room table. There is a large TV room with a bay window and another bedroom off the kitchen.

Upstairs there is a beautiful tiled shower in the bathroom with a separate tub. A pull-out couch is in the bonus room at the top of the stairs, as well as a balcony with a spot light for playing bean bags in the large yard. The kids room has 4 bunk beds and can sleep 5 comfortably.

Another bedroom is opposite the kids room and there is also a laundry room upstairs. Walk down the hill to the gorgeous Lake Charlevoix where you can swim and soak up the sun. There is a boathouse with a refrigerator and bathroom making it convenient to stay by the water all day :)

More Details

Shaina Allen
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
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Calendar last updated:
January 27, 2017

About Shaina Allen

We have 2 children and enjoy vacationing in Boyne City for the summer.

Shaina Allen purchased this house in 2010

Why Shaina Allen chose Northern Michigan

Boyne City is such a quaint town with many summer festivals and wonderful winter skiing. We love that we have the option of swimming, boating, or downhill skiing while being closely located to Charlevoix, Petoskey, and other gorgeous Northern Michigan cities

What makes this house unique

We love snuggling around the stone fireplace in the winter and making Smores on the patio fireplace in the summer. It is incredibly relaxing to enjoy your cup of coffee in the morning on the Adirondack chairs while watching the waves come in.


Boyne City House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 3500 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy 13
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Beachfront
  • Lakefront ...
  • Waterfront
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 11 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , tub , shower
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 13
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double
    Bedroom 4 - 2 bunk bed
    Bedroom 5 - 1 sleep sofa /futon
  • The kids bedroom has 2 bunk beds - 1 twin over twin and 1 twin over double. The sofa sleeper is in the living space upstairs outside the kids and master bedrooms.
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Balcony
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • 1 bicycles
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • churches
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing


Exceptional! 5/5 -
(9 traveler reviews)

Gorgeous Waterfront Home With Private Beach And Dock
average rating of 5.0 based on 9 reviews

Great Vacation on beautiful Lake Charlevoix

  • 5 of 5

We rented this home in August 2016 along with two other families (12 total) and were very happy with the accommodations and waterfront. The home was clean and welcoming and the homeowner (Shaina) was extremely pleasant to work with. Location was very convenient, located very close to Boyne City, Charlevoix, Petosky with reasonable drives to Mackinaw, Traverse City and Sleeping Bear Dunes. With three families, it would have been ideal to have three bathrooms with three separate showers, however everything worked out great in the end.

  • Submitted: Aug 21, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wonderful experience on beautiful Lake Charlevoix

  • 5 of 5

We rented this property this past July (2016). There were 9 of us the the home accommodated us all quite comfortably. The beds are excellent, the layout of the house is great, and Lake Charlevoix is absolutely beautiful. The location of this property is perfect - less than a mile walk to Boyne City. This gave the teenagers access to the downtown activities which was a big plus. Charlevoix, Petosky, and Traverse City are all a short drive. I recommend this property for a great family get-away.

  • Submitted: Aug 10, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful house, great location, lots of space!

  • 5 of 5

My friends & I rented this property for New Years Eve (12/30-1/2) & we had a BLAST! The proximity of the house to Boyne Mountain is perfect (10 minute drive) and Boyne City is 3 minutes away. There was enough space for 13 adults to sleep and we were all extremely comfortable. It truly felt like a home away from home.

Thank you for your hospitality!

  • Submitted: Jan 4, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Boyne City lake house

  • 5 of 5

We had a great time and the house was as advertised. Great location on the water and very comfortable. The owners were extremely helpful and nice. Boyne City is a nice small quiet town with good restaurants. Wonderful sunsets!

  • Submitted: Sep 1, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great Property on Lake Charlevoix

  • 5 of 5

We thoroughly enjoyed the house and had plenty of room for our group of 7 adults and 4 kids. The proximity to Boyne City (long walk or short bike ride) was a great benefit with respect to grocery shopping, restaurants, or boat rental. The rocky lake entrance proved challenging for my 3 year old, but she negotiated the rocks and found her way into the water even over the objections of her grandmother. The outdoor hardscape patio was a delightful extension of the livable space of the house. The two excelling attributes of this property in our view are (i) its central location to Boyne City, Charlevoix, Petosky, and Boyne Mountain with its amenities (not to mention Mackinac at about 1 hour distance), and (ii) the expanded floorplan and logical renovation that updates the space for a larger group. We were a short distance from everything that we wanted to do and there was plenty of space for everyone to spread out, which were the two critical items for our group.

  • Submitted: Aug 26, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Lake view home

  • 5 of 5

Our party of 10 (two families) had plenty of room to spread out and make ourselves at home in this clean, comfortable lake home. The bunk room was great for our teens/tweens. Very responsive owners.

We enjoyed campfires at night around the fire pit, the sandy beaches of Young State Park, and restaurants just a few minutes away in Boyne City. We also made day trips to Sleeping Bear Dunes, Mackinac Island, and Petoskey State Park.

  • Submitted: Aug 1, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

Boyne City House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Jun 4 2017 - Sep 3 2017
7 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Security Deposit $500
Cleaning Fee $200

Check In 3 PM, Check Out 10 AM unless other arrangements made.

Sunday is the Check In / Check Out Day for Weekly Summer Rentals.

If you cannot stay all of nights for Holidays and Vacations with Flat Fees, please email for a Quote.

Lakefront is shallow for 150' (0' - 3') until drop-off (25'+) past dock.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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