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View of the worth the stay Beaver Island Harbor View Cottage

Bedrooms 3
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 7 nights

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Northern Michigan Cottage Rental Photos and Description

Overlooking the harbor-a 180 degree view of the harbor

A view of the bay is worth the stay! A breath-taking view (180°) of the beaver island harbor (Paradise Bay) overlooking the entire village of St. James. A spacious and comfortable retreat awaits you with all the comforts of a serene and peaceful getaway. Complete with a full front deck for watching the sail boats enter the harbor and front row seats to Lake Michigan’s most stunning sunsets. Weekly rate: $975 $1100. $750 off season week.

-Credit cards accepted (VISA, MasterCard, American Express)

-Over-looking Beaver Island’s main harbor with (180°) view

-3 bedroom house, sleeps 6

-1 bedroom lower w/twin beds and master bathroom with shower

-2 bedrooms upper with twin beds and bathroom with tub

-Fireplace, pot-belly stove

-Front and rear decks with deck furniture

-Weber Charcoal grill

-Fully equipped kitchen (microwave, coffee-maker, toaster ,dishes, pots, and pans)

-Dining area

-Linens included

-Satellite television, DVD, stereo system CD

-WiFi Internet connectivity

-In town, overlooking the bay, minutes to shopping, stores, and ferry dock

-No Smoking

-Weekly rates: $975-$1200

$750 off season $300 off-season weekend

-Monthly rates available

Call today to reserve your week in Northern Michigan’s emerald Isle.

More Details
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Keith Pierson :-) (Owner)
Member since: 2014
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Speaks: english

About Keith Pierson :-)

My family have been going to the island for nearly 50 years. My parents loved the charm and the beautiful lake Michigan scenery. Although my parents are no longer with us, I have been able to keep the tradition alive by bringing my children to the cottage. We still visit the island regularly and I savor the moments that I can spend reminiscing with my two boys of the times, and memories, I had during the summers growing up on on the island. It is, and will always be, a special place.

Keith Pierson :-) purchased this cottage in 1973

Why Keith Pierson :-) chose Northern Michigan

The cottage is ideally situated overlooking the harbor. The view is nothing less than spectacular. Sitting on the deck, watching the the boats sail by and enjoying the sunset is inspiring. Most of our guests say that just 'hanging out' on the deck and relaxing is one of the endearing qualities of the Beaver Island Harbor View.

What makes this cottage unique

The cottage is centrally located and over-looks the entire St. James township harbor, and is walking distance from grocery store, fish market, lighthouse, and ferry docks.


Exceptional! 5/5 -
(7 traveler reviews)
View of the worth the stay Beaver Island Harbor View Cottage
average rating of 5.0 based on 7 reviews

Beaver Island Vacation

  • 5 of 5

Good spot for a relaxing week on Beaver Island. Nice location, good amenities.

  • Submitted: Jul 21, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beaver island 2016

  • 5 of 5

Our stay was great, thank you for letting us rent your home.

  • Submitted: Jul 17, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for staying at the Beaver Island Harbor View Cottage. We're glad to hear you had a wonderful time. We hope that we will have the opportunity to be your host next year. Keith & Sheri
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Metamora, MI

Great Beaver Island Headquarters

  • 5 of 5

This rental is exactly what I was looking for. My kids and I only used the car once the entire week, because we were within biking distance to so much. We loved the view, the smell of the lake and the sound of the waves. It is an older home, as I expected from the pictures. I preferred that because I had two kids who can be rambunctious. The price is probably one of the most affordable on the island.

  • Submitted: Sep 7, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your wonderful comments. We are delighted to hear that you and your family had a wonderful time. And yes, the cottage is ideally situated with beautiful views of the harbor and close to shopping, stores, and restaurants. It's no surprise that most guests return year after year. Best personal regards. We look forward to seeing you next year! Keith & Sheri :-)
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Beautiful View

  • 5 of 5

We had a great time at this property. It's open, light, spacious and had everything we needed. We loved walking to town and the light house. The view of the harbor was beautiful. Great price for the location.

  • Submitted: Jul 29, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so very much. We are delighted you enjoyed the Beaver Island Harbor View Cottage. It's always nice to hear from guests that they really enjoy the island, too. We look forward to your return. Best personal regards, Keith & Sheri :-)
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Bloomington, Indiana

Could not have been better!

  • 5 of 5

The house is in a great spot for getting around the town. My boys rode bikes down to the Community Center on a regular basis. We came to the island without a car and managed just fine. The house is so close to many things. I would recommend walks down to the lighthouse which is very close. We also really enjoyed the Toy Museum which you can walk to in about two minutes. We rented a car for one day to see the whole island. Even the car rental place is close to the house. We found the house clean and well equipped. My wife and my two boys had plenty of room and space. I could really tell that the owners put a lot of care into making folks feel at home and comfortable. It was very sad to leave the house and the island. We wanted to stay!:)

  • Submitted: Jun 15, 2015
  • Stayed: Jun 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much. We are delighted you chose our home on Beaver Island. My wife and I enjoy the beautiful views from the front deck as well as the convenient location of the cottage as well. We hope you brought back some great family memories and look forward to your return to the Beaver Island Harbor View Cottage. I hope we have the opportunity to be your host again! Best personal regards, Keith & Sheri :-)
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West Michigan

Stunning view and convenient location!

  • 5 of 5

The cabin was exactly what we were looking for. 2 adults and 4 kids fit comfortably with room for more. The cabin was clean, housed everything we needed for our stay, and provided a peaceful vacation spot on Beaver Island. Sitting on the front porch overlooking the water while eating meals was our favorite pastime. Thank you very much!

  • Submitted: Sep 7, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
7 Miles
Two airport available on the island
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
The Shamrock, of course!!!
Nearest Ferry
0.7 Miles
Beaver Island Boat Company
Car: necessary


Rates & Availability

Beaver Island Cottage Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Jul 30 2016 - Sep 9 2016
7 night minimum stay
Fall Special
Sep 10 2016 - Nov 11 2016
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
Hunting Season
Nov 12 2016 - Dec 3 2016
7 night minimum stay

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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Northern Michigan Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1500 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Lake View
  • Lakefront
  • Village
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Wood Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Master Bath - toilet , shower
    Upstairs-Bathroom - toilet , tub
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Master - 2 twin/ single
    Upstairs 1 - 2 twin/ single
    Upstairs 2 - 2 twin/ single
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • churches
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming

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