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Private Home with 300' of Beautiful Little Glen Frontage

Bedrooms 4
Half Baths1
Space 3,700 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights


About the property

House, 4 Bedrooms, 3.5 Baths (sleeps 8 can accomodate up to ten w/conditions)

This is a large and spacious home with plenty of room to spread out and relax. It is one of the largest lots left on Glen Lake. The house sits on three lots so there is plenty of privacy. While not new it is certainly well maintained with many new appliances. The kitchen, master bedroom, and living room have views of the lake. The Sleeping Bear Sand Dunes can be viewed from the front yard. Alligator Hill hiking trails are just across the street. Plenty of parking with two driveways. Glen Arbor is just a few minute drive away.

This is the perfect place to relax, plenty of room to spread out and enjoy all that the lakes have to offer. Glen Lake has a sandy bottom with crystal clear water that is shallow a long ways out. Perfect for swimming and family fun in the water. Voted as the most beautiful spot in America last year.

The master bedroom is truly a master with a king size bed, full bathroom, sitting area, desk and table. It has its own deck.

The Queen bedroom is wood paneled and quiet for those late sleepers.

The two twin bedrooms are upstairs and perfect for children or those who don't want to be disturbed.

We prefer to rent to groups of 8 but will make exceptions for groups of up to ten. Certain conditions apply, contact me for more information.

Keywords: Lakefront, secluded, large, spacious, Glen Arbor, Sleeping Bear Sand Dunes, Beautiful View, Empire, Glen Lake, Waterfront, Private

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Robert Cook
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
April 24, 2017


Empire House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 3700 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 9
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Lake
  • Lakefront ...
  • Waterfront
  • Family
  • Activities Guide
  • Alarm Clock
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Ducted Heating
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Safe
  • Study Room
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
  • Dining Room
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
  • 3.5
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9
  • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (1) one room with two twins, one room with three twins
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Beach Chairs
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Wood Deck
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • forests
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • parasailing
  • rafting
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Private dock w/ patio at end, mooring bouy, view of sleeping bear sand dunes, National Park accross the street, Hiking trails, Two porches, Gas and charcoal grills, 1 king, 1 queen, 1 room with 2 twins, 1 room with 3 twins, 300' waterfront with privacy


5/5 -
(1 traveler reviews)

Private Home with 300' of Beautiful Little Glen Frontage
average rating of 5.0 based on 1 reviews
Schoolcraft, MI 49087


  • 5 of 5

This house is just beautiful! It's decor takes you back to a better time but you still get the conveniences of modern day time (ie, cable, internet, appliances, etc.) This house is wonderful! This place is great for family, a friends get together, or even for couples. My husband and I rented the house for a week, we spent 3 nights with friends and the other nights were just us. It was so nice. We lounged around, spent time on the dock, took our boat out, and went to nearby shops and restaurants. We plan to be back next year!!!!!!!

PS- The house was VERY clean!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! And the owner was very attentive to everything!!!!!!

PPS- So many activities are near by- Sleeping Bear Dunes along with National Park Drives that include walks and great sights. Again this is not including the lake, the house is at a wonderful spot on the lake! Goes from shallow to deep. Fun for ALL ages!!!!!!

  • Submitted: Jul 26, 2013
  • Stayed: Jun 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
22 Miles
Cherry Capital Airport, Traverse City, Mi
Nearest Barpub
2 Miles
Boonedocks, Glen arbor, Mi.
Nearest Golf
4 Miles
Dune Valley
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
Nearest Ski
30 Miles
Crystal Mountain, Thompsonville, Mi.
Nearest Beach
2 Miles
Lake Michigan
Nearest Point of Interest
Dune Climb
Nearest Point of Interest
Scenic Drive
Nearest Point of Interest
Glen Arbor
Nearest Point of Interest
Crystal River
Nearest Point of Interest
Miller Hill
Nearest Point of Interest
Inspiration Point
Nearest Point of Interest
Alligator Hill
Nearest Point of Interest
Glen Haven
Nearest Point of Interest
Public Boat Launch
Nearest Point of Interest
Car: necessary

This property is in the heart of the Sleeping Bear Sand Dunes National Park


Rates & Availability

Empire House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Jun 3 2017 - Jun 24 2017
7 night minimum stay
late june
Jun 25 2017 - Jul 1 2017
7 night minimum stay
Jul 2 2017 - Aug 11 2017
7 night minimum stay
Aug 12 2017 - Aug 19 2017
7 night minimum stay
Aug 20 2017 - Sep 30 2017
7 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Tax Rate 6.0%

I only accept check or money order delivered through the mail. No online payments or wire transfers. Please call me at 1-231-510-8505 before sending any funds.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund

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