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Life is better on Portage Lake. SUMMER FIREWORKS- viewable from House

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Feel free to use our private swim raft. It has an anchor.
Bean bag floaties... great to lay on and relax in the water.

Overview
3 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
6 guests
Minimum stay varies 
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Holiday Rental House
House Rules
Pet-friendlyKid friendlyNo smoking
Bathrooms
2 Full baths

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Reviews (13)
Judy M.
by a verified reviewer on Vrbo.com
4.0 of 5 stars
Our overall is 8 out of 10. Cleanliness was a 9. ...
Our overall is 8 out of 10. Cleanliness was a 9. The outside deck area which is beautiful was not cleaned the day we came. Items provided for kitchen good. Up stair’s bedroom was too warm. The rent was very high because we had dogs. But ours were small and non allergic which I wish we could have discussed ahead of time. My biggest disappointment was that the floating raft which show in the pictures and my 2 teenagers would have really enjoyed was not there. I learned a lot with this my first rental!!! We would still enjoy more personal contact for customer service.
Written November 23, 2023. This review is the subjective opinion of an individual traveller and not of Tripadvisor LLC nor of its partners. Tripadvisor does not check Vrbo reviews.

Mary G.
by a verified reviewer on Vrbo.com
5.0 of 5 stars
We are had an extremely enjoyable stay at this pro...
We are had an extremely enjoyable stay at this property. I spent most my time in the yard sitting in the shade and enjoying the view of the lake. It was conveniently located near restaurants and the kitchen had whatever was needed for me to prepare meals there. I had my small dog with me and we were very comfortable. I love summer in Michigan now!
Written November 1, 2023. This review is the subjective opinion of an individual traveller and not of Tripadvisor LLC nor of its partners. Tripadvisor does not check Vrbo reviews.

Robbie G.
by a verified reviewer on Vrbo.com
5.0 of 5 stars
We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at the lake cottage...
We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at the lake cottage. Denise was a wonderful host and the location was perfect for our family. Thank you!
Written October 17, 2023. This review is the subjective opinion of an individual traveller and not of Tripadvisor LLC nor of its partners. Tripadvisor does not check Vrbo reviews.

Susan E.
by a verified reviewer on Vrbo.com
5.0 of 5 stars
We enjoyed the beautiful lake setting, back patios...
We enjoyed the beautiful lake setting, back patios, and night chats by the fire. Would recommend!
Written August 20, 2023. This review is the subjective opinion of an individual traveller and not of Tripadvisor LLC nor of its partners. Tripadvisor does not check Vrbo reviews.

Jennifer M.
by a verified reviewer on Vrbo.com
5.0 of 5 stars
We very much enjoyed our week at this lakefront ho...
We very much enjoyed our week at this lakefront home. The location is private at the end of a cul-de-sac and there is plenty to do on the lake. We rented a pontoon from the marina and the hosts let us rent their kayaks and the use of other water toys! We will be back!
Written August 12, 2023. This review is the subjective opinion of an individual traveller and not of Tripadvisor LLC nor of its partners. Tripadvisor does not check Vrbo reviews.

Debbbie S.
by a verified reviewer on Vrbo.com
4.0 of 5 stars
Nice spot on the lake, proximity to local eateries...
Nice spot on the lake, proximity to local eateries, parks and multiple places with boat rentals. We also rented kayaks from the owners, and they were great to use from the location of the renal. The kitchen and patio were good sized for the number of people. Well stocked with kitchen supplies and towels. Washer and dryer worked well. Location made it possible to park multiple vehicles. Neighbors were friendly. We thought we would be able to use the dock to park our rental boat; however, due to the floating dock we had to place posts in the water upon our arrival in order to dock our rental boat. We did not anticipate having to do this, and it made it a little difficult to get on and off the boat while holding a toddler, because we had a larger gap between the boat and the dock. We had nice accessibility to the boat rental and obtaining gas for the boat. We would recommend this rental to others and look forward to another opportunity to stay there. Were there half ratings I would have rated this place a four and a half rather than a 4.
Written August 1, 2023. This review is the subjective opinion of an individual traveller and not of Tripadvisor LLC nor of its partners. Tripadvisor does not check Vrbo reviews.

Jessica k.
by a verified reviewer on Vrbo.com
5.0 of 5 stars
We had a great stay with our kids. The house was g...
We had a great stay with our kids. The house was great as well as the lake. We rented a pontoon from the local marina and had an amazing time on Portage lake and also going through the chain of Lakes. The owners were great and very helpful.
Written August 1, 2023. This review is the subjective opinion of an individual traveller and not of Tripadvisor LLC nor of its partners. Tripadvisor does not check Vrbo reviews.

Barb W.
by a verified reviewer on Vrbo.com
4.0 of 5 stars
Secluded location very quiet, grocery within 5 mil...
Secluded location very quiet, grocery within 5 miles. Several restaurants within 10 miles. Would recommend
Written August 1, 2023. This review is the subjective opinion of an individual traveller and not of Tripadvisor LLC nor of its partners. Tripadvisor does not check Vrbo reviews.

William E.
by a verified reviewer on Vrbo.com
5.0 of 5 stars
Our stay was very enjoyable and the cottage was cl...
Our stay was very enjoyable and the cottage was clean and comfortable. The kitchen was very well stocked for cooking and our family had a wonderful time. Docking our rented pontoon boat was easy and the marina was close by. A perfect time on the lake!
Written August 1, 2023. This review is the subjective opinion of an individual traveller and not of Tripadvisor LLC nor of its partners. Tripadvisor does not check Vrbo reviews.

Diana K.
by a verified reviewer on Vrbo.com
5.0 of 5 stars
We really enjoyed our stay on Portage Lake. The ho...
We really enjoyed our stay on Portage Lake. The house has a nice layout with great lake views from the family room/kitchen and upstairs bedroom. The seating area in the family room as well as the beds are all comfortable so it was easy to relax....although we didn't do much of that...it's an easy drive to Dexter and Ann Arbor. The outdoor lake front area is also really pleasant. Denise was easy to communicate with. All in all, we had a great stay and would definately come back!
Written August 1, 2023. This review is the subjective opinion of an individual traveller and not of Tripadvisor LLC nor of its partners. Tripadvisor does not check Vrbo reviews.

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What this rental offers
Outdoor amenities
  • Patio
Location info
  • Kid friendly
Indoor amenities
  • Air conditioning
  • Fireplace
  • Internet access
Bathroom and laundry
  • Dryer
  • Towels provided
  • Washer
Kitchen and dining
  • Grill
  • Dishwasher
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Cooker
  • Toaster
Location features
  • Waterfront location
Wi-fi and internet
  • Wi-fi
Entertainment
  • DVD player
  • Television

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    Frequently Asked Questions about Life is better on Portage Lake. SUMMER FIREWORKS- viewable from House

    Life is better on Portage Lake. SUMMER FIREWORKS- viewable from House is able to accommodate up to 6 guests. See all property details.

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