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Walk to Lake MI + Ice Cream from Charming 3BR House in Perfect Summer Town

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3 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 10
Frankfort, Benzie County, Michigan
Affordable charm in perfect Frankfort summer town. This historic 3 BR 2-story house flows from breezy front porch to open concept kitchen, island buffet, dining and living rooms for easy family entertaining.

Enjoy summer breezes on the large rear deck and two screened porches with cozy sleeping nooks. Light and airy interior with lace curtains on high windows and elegant Victorian touches.

The house feels like 'home' with original woodwork, chandeliers, vintage kitchen cabinets and wallpaper, outdoor dining area and rear yard. Upstairs bedrooms have brass chandeliers with a Victorian farmhouse feel, while the downstairs bedroom has vintage embossed wallpaper and brass chandelier.

Conveniences include full size stove and fridge, microwave, coffeemaker, blender, BBQ, ceiling fan, laundry room, AC in Master Bedroom, flat scree...
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Listing #FKN8748164
About the Owner
Kim B
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:May 2017
Interaction with guests
You are free to enjoy the house in privacy, and arrive when you wish after 3 pm and let yourself in using the key lock box on the door. There is a local property manager in case something needs immediate attention. I am available by phone if the manager cannot meet your needs.
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Reviewed 8 September 2017

Easy walk to shopping, the bay and the beach and also the break wall! Accommodations were clean and comfortable, nice flatscreen in the front room. Beds were very comfortable and kitchen was fully equipped. It was awkward to have to go through the single bed...More

Date of stay: August 2017
Thank karenpointer
Kim B, VR Owner at Walk to Lake MI + Ice Cream from Charming 3BR House in Perfect Summer Town, responded to this reviewResponded 9 September 2017

Thanks for your feedback and glad you enjoyed your stay. We'll make sure to get those bushes trimmed.

Reviewed 16 May 2017

It was a great place to stay and was very comfortable, it was great and was within easy walking distance of everything in town.

Date of stay: June 2015
Thank aannebabcock4
Kim B, VR Owner at Walk to Lake MI + Ice Cream from Charming 3BR House in Perfect Summer Town, responded to this reviewResponded 17 May 2017

Thanks Amanda. It was a delight to host you and I hope you return soon!

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Reviewed 13 May 2017

We were in Michigan for a week, visiting family and friends and getting some great beach time. This house in downtown Frankfort was a great place to relax, just a few minutes walk from a relaxing beach on Lake Michigan. It was a perfect place...More

Date of stay: July 2015
Thank Dan G
Kim B, VR Owner at Walk to Lake MI + Ice Cream from Charming 3BR House in Perfect Summer Town, responded to this reviewResponded 14 May 2017

Thanks Dan. We hope to host you in Frankfort again soon!

  • Bunk Beds:(1)
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Central Heating
  • Deck
  • Grill
  • Half Baths (1)
  • King Beds:(2)
  • Linens Provided
  • Patio
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Sofa Beds:(2)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
Welcome to Frankfort! Please have a great time and keep music and noise within the house and deck and enjoy the perfect summer town.
    1 Half bath
    1 Shower
    2 Kings
    1 Bunk
    2 Sofas
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Please contact the manager for complete rate information.
  • Cleaning fee: $73 / stay - Fee
  • Damage Deposit: $220 / stay - Deposit
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About the neighbourhood
Frankfort is a classic summer small town nestled between Betsie Bay and Lake Michigan, with gorgeous Crystal Lake a 5 min drive away. It gets busy in the height of summer, so being close enough to walk to town, the beach and sunsets is convenient.

Daytrips in the area include Sleeping Bear Dunes, Traverse City Cherry and Film Festivals, Crystal Lake, Leelanau Peninsula wine country, Glen Arbor resorts and the fun shopping and dining of re-purposed fishing shacks, and waterfalls, of 'Fishtown' in Leland.
Getting around
The town is walkable. Betsie Bay and its marina is a two block, 4 min. walk to the south, as is the beautiful Library with great water view, magazine rack, comfortable chairs and free internet access.

Restaurants, ice cream, the cinema, bars and a bookstore are a further 4 min. walk, and gorgeous Lake Michigan beach is a further 4 min stroll. You can walk down the classic leafy Forest Ave. and pass brightly painted Victorian homes on your way to Lake Michigan.

The grocery store is 1.5 blocks to the east. A soft serve ice cream stand is in front of the store.
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