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Lovely Lakefront Cottage: 13 Mi to Traverse City!

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Escape your everday and connect with nature at this lakefront vacation rental!
This home rests against Island Lake in the Traverse City State Forest.
Explore Island Lake and catch a glimpse of the Bald Eagle's nest!
1 of 24Escape your everday and connect with nature at this lakefront vacation rental!
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4 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
7 guests
2 nights minimum
Cabin Holiday Rental
Discover a lakefront Northern Michigan paradise at this 4-bedroom, 2-bath vacation rental. This rustic cottage is the perfect place to experience seclusion while still having easy access to all the area's best breweries and beaches. Connect with the outdoors when you use the kayaks and rowboats, splash in the waters of Island Lake, or admire Grand Traverse Bay. End your days making s'mores at the fire pit, enjoying a meal in the sleek dining room, or retiring early to one of the bunk beds. -- THE PROPERTY -- 2,000 Sq Ft | 2 Kayaks | Fire Pit This retreat's beautiful, forested environment with easy access to nearby attractions makes it the perfect getaway for friends and family! Bedroom 1: King Bed | Bedroom 2: King Bed | Bedroom 3: Twin Bunk Bed | Bedroom 4: Twin/Queen Bunk Bed | Livin...Discover a lakefront Northern Michigan paradise at this 4-bedroom, 2-bath vacation rental. This rustic cottage is the perfect place to experience seclusion while still having easy access to all the area's best breweries and beaches. Connect with the outdoors when you use the kayaks and rowboats, splash in the waters of Island Lake, or admire Grand Traverse Bay. End your days making s'mores at the fire pit, enjoying a meal in the sleek dining room, or retiring early to one of the bunk beds. -- THE PROPERTY -- 2,000 Sq Ft | 2 Kayaks | Fire Pit This retreat's beautiful, forested environment with easy access to nearby attractions makes it the perfect getaway for friends and family! Bedroom 1: King Bed | Bedroom 2: King Bed | Bedroom 3: Twin Bunk Bed | Bedroom 4: Twin/Queen Bunk Bed | Living Room: Full Sleeper Sofa OUTDOOR LIVING: Back patio, picnic table, lawn chairs, shoreline access, rowboat, private dock, gas grill, life jackets INDOOR LIVING: 2 Smart TVs, DVD player, gas-burning stove, 6-person dining table, mudroom, children's play area, books, games, ceiling fans KITCHEN: Fully equipped w/ stainless steel appliances, breakfast bar, drip coffee maker, water filter, ice maker, toaster, dishware/flatware GENERAL: Central heating & air conditioning, washer & dryer, high chair, complimentary toiletries, linens, towels FAQ: Quiet hours (10:00 PM - 7:00 AM), limited cell service, 1 step required to access PARKING: Driveway (6 vehicles), garage is locked/unavailable for guest use -- THE LOCATION -- GET OUTSIDE: Island Lake (on-site), Traverse City State Park (8.9 miles), Grand Traverse Natural Education Reserve (12.4 miles), Clinch Park Beach (12.8 miles), West End Beach (14.2 miles), Empire Bluff Trailhead (37.8 miles) LOCAL HOT SPOTS: Turtle Creek Casino and Hotel (9.2 miles), Traverse Tall Ship Manitou (15.0 miles), Old Mission Lighthouse (29.6 miles), Cherry Bowl Drive-In Theatre (34.3 miles), Fishtown (38.2 miles), Sleeping Bear Dunes (40.6 miles) WINERIES: Black Star Farms (14.5 miles), Left Foot Charley (14.9 miles), Mari Vineyards (15.1 miles), Rove Estate Vineyard & Winery (18.7 miles) BREWERIES: The Filling Station (12.2 miles), Rare Bird Brewpub (12.8 miles), Mackinaw Brewing Company (13.0 miles), The Workshop Brewing Company (13.2 miles), Right Brain Brewery (13.2 miles), MiddleCoast Brewing Company (13.3 miles) AIRPORT: Cherry Capital Airport (9.5 miles) -- REST EASY WITH EVOLVE -- Evolve Vacation Rental makes it easy to find and book properties you'll never want to leave. You can relax knowing that our properties will always be ready for you and that we'll answer the phone 24/7. Even better, if anything is off about your stay, we'll make it right. You can count on our homes and our people to make you feel welcome--because we know what vacation means to you. -- POLICIES -- - No smoking - No pets allowed - No events, parties, or large gatherings - Must be at least 25 years old to book - Additional fees and taxes may apply - Photo ID may be required upon check-in - NOTE: Please observe quiet hours from 10:00 PM - 7:00 AM - NOTE: The property requires 1 step and may be difficult for guests with limited mobility - NOTE: The property does have cell phone service, but it may be spotty since the property is located in a rural area. Please check with your provider to confirm your service quality - NOTE: No outside boats allowed on the lake - use only the boats provided (kayak, row boat) - NOTE: No wake on the lakeMore
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Bathrooms
2 Full baths
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Evolve
Languages spoken:English, Spanish
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:August 2011
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Reviewed September 2, 2020

Four of us just returned from a long weekend stay at this cabin. It gets high marks for location, access to the water and great living area and kitchen. We enjoyed the lake, and the proximity to bike trails and to Sleeping Bear Dunes. The...More

Date of stay: September 2020
1  Thank TerriM152
Reviewed July 16, 2018

This little cabin was centrally located to great little areas to visit....Glen Arbor, Empire, Leland, Suttons Bay, Traverse City, just to name a few. We visited the Sleeping Bear Dunes, hiked some small trails, hit a beach at Empire, dined in different little towns but...More

Date of stay: July 2018
1  Thank Exploration394895
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Piqua, Ohio
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Reviewed July 6, 2018

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Date of stay: June 2018
Management response:Responded August 3, 2018

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Reviewed July 4, 2018

What a wonderful little gem outside of Traverse City! It had all the amenities needed for families with children of all ages. Being as this is a private lake, we had the lake to ourselves at times. Definitely will be keeping this on the list...More

Date of stay: June 2018
Thank kwillia40
Reviewed June 12, 2018 via mobile

We had a great time as a family enjoying the lake right out the back door. Loved being able to kayak or use the row boat and make a bon fire for s’mores in the evening. Plenty of room for our family of 6 in...More

Date of stay: June 2018
Thank Frances N
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Reviewed September 25, 2017 via mobile

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Date of stay: September 2017
Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Air Conditioning
Grill
Boat Available
Ceiling Fans
Central Heating
Dishwasher
Dryer
Fireplace
Refrigerator
Internet Access
Linens Provided
Microwave
Parking
Patio
Cooker
Toaster
Towels Provided
Washer
Water Views
Waterfront
Wi-Fi
Fishing Nearby
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Hiking Trips
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Frequently Asked Questions about Lovely Lakefront Cottage: 13 Mi to Traverse City!

Lovely Lakefront Cottage: 13 Mi to Traverse City! is able to accommodate up to 7 guests. See all property details.

Lovely Lakefront Cottage: 13 Mi to Traverse City! has 2 bathrooms available. See all property details.

Lovely Lakefront Cottage: 13 Mi to Traverse City! has 4 bedrooms available. See all property details.

Stays at Lovely Lakefront Cottage: 13 Mi to Traverse City! must last at least 2 nights. See all property details.