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Sarah Dudek

Member since: 2014
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Speaks: english

2 Bed, 1 Bath Remodeled Get Away On Crystal Clear Bear Lake.

2 Reviews
Bedrooms 2
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 7 nights

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Northern Michigan Cottage Rental Photos and Description

2 Bedroom, 1 Bath Cottage With 100 Feet Of Private Beach On Bear Lake

Adorable 2 bedroom, 1 bath cottage with private beach. This 1960's cottage has been completely redone in the past 2 years. Fully equipped kitchen with everything you need. Full bath with bath tub. Nice big living room with fireplace. Screened in porch perfect for lakeside dining or a glass of wine while watching the sun set. Two bedrooms, both will double beds and closets. Linens provided for both bed and baths. There is also a nice big sun room with a futon for additional sleeping space.

Outside there is a nice big yard and beach. Gas and charcoal grills. Picnic table and fire pit by the lake. Nice big dock and beach chairs and toys provided.

  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Sarah Dudek (Owner)
Member since: 2014
Call Owner
Speaks: english

Why Sarah Dudek chose Northern Michigan

Northern Michigan and Bear Lake are the perfect vacation locales. We love this home and are happy to share our special place. This is the perfect vacation home for families or couples. You can walk right out the door to your own private beach.

Kalkaska and Grayling are both 15 minutes away from the house. Great spots to grab a bite to eat or pick up groceries and anything else you might need.

What makes this cottage unique

This home is private, right on the lake, and tucked back on a private drive with plenty of space. You will feel like you are on your own private space here.


2 traveler reviews

2 Bed, 1 Bath Remodeled Get Away On Crystal Clear Bear Lake.
average rating of 5.0 based on 2 reviews

Absolutely Perfect

  • 5 of 5

Where to start? The cabin, the lake, the location, the owners, the neighbors ... absolutely wonderful. The description and information sent by the owners were spot on. We could not have asked for a better week away from it all. From the moment we arrived until departure, the entire family (6 yr. old, 3 yr. old, 8 month old) enjoyed its time on Bear Lake. The cabin is cozy and clean with everything one could need; linens, kitchen essentials, games, movies, toys, candles, washer/dryer. The lake is pristine, quiet, clear with beachfront and good-sized dock. The neighbors gave us a ride on their pontoon. Ordered pizza one night. Local restaurant was great. Took a day trip to Mackinaw. Nights were very quiet. We plan on returning.

  • Submitted: Nov 4, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Perfect spot for our family vacation!

  • 5 of 5

We arrived at the cabin with our girls and were greeted by a view through the glass doors overlooking Bear Lake. We quickly settled in and started our week of relaxation! The cabin was stocked with everything you could possibly think of, kitchen, bath, linens, and lots of games! The water was clear and shallow up to the end of the dock, which was great for our daughters to swim and splash the days away. Evenings were spent fishing off the dock, catching lots of bluegill, rock bass and small mouth, no big ones to keep, but kept everyone busy reeling in most nights.

The cabin is situated about 15 minutes away from Grayling and Kalkaska. There are great playgrounds at both sites, grocery shopping, and restaurants are also available.

We had a great time, appreciated the prompt response to questions and the open communication that we received. The cabin was great for our family and we are looking forward to renting again in the future!

  • Submitted: Aug 17, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
40 Miles
Traverse City-Cherry Capitol
Nearest Barpub
2 Miles
Nearest Motorway
15 Miles
From I-75 and US 131
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
Car: necessary

Northern Michigan is a perfect place to vacation. Swimming and fishing right out of your front door. Great area for walking or cycling in the neighborhood. Plenty of trails right out back to hike. Minutes away from local tennis courts, gyms, grocery stores and restaurants. Several beautiful golf courses and award winning fly fishing on both the Ausable and Manistee Rivers. Hartwick Pines is a short drive away in Grayling. Take a tour or bring your bike and ride their trails. Or just enjoy your relaxing stay on beautiful Bear Lake.


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7 night minimum stay

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Cleaning Fee $75

Refundable deposit of $200 required at booking. Will be returned within 10 days of your visit.

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Northern Michigan Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 900 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beachfront ...
  • Lakefront
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , tub
  • 1 full bathroom, recently renovated. Full bathtub with shower. Bath linens provided.
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 double , One double bed, closet, dresser, and ceiling fan.
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double , One double bed, closet, dresser and ceiling fan.
  • 2 bedrooms both with double beds, closets and dressers. Ceiling fans in both rooms. Linens provided.
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed ...
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • boating
  • shopping
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • swimming
  • tennis

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