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Very Private Lake Michigan Cottage

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Overview
Cottage -
2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 4
Saint Ignace, Mackinac County, Upper Peninsula, Michigan
This lovely home is RIGHT on Lake Michigan with a large front deck looking out toward St. Helena Island. The shallow, rocky shore is a big draw for shore birds. Eagles, herons, pipers, swans, cranes and a variety of ducks are common. Enjoy an attached garage, full kitchen, laundry, outdoor grill and fire pit. Direct TV is provided but not internet. Both bedrooms have lots of storage and full-size beds. Weekly summer rentals are offered with check in/out on Saturday only. There is a 4-night minimum in the summer. The cleaning fee is $100. Dogs are welcome for an additional $30.00 pet fee. Though located just off US2, 8 miles west of St. Ignace, we are at the end of a long, black-top drive so away from traffic. The property includes a larger home to the east, but the properties are not visible to one another. There is a channel... Read more
Listing #FKN4320732
About the Owner
Mary R
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:67%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:June 2014
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Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

Very quiet and private. We enjoy to stay. It's close to any attraction on U.P. All kitchen appliances are there. For swimming you need shoes. Water was very clear and warm. We see lots of birds. Every morning we also see eagles two adults and...More

1  Thank Trail250990
Reviewed 17 August 2017

Since our first stay in 2015 we have been here for a week every year. Very private, you feel secluded but are only 8 miles from town. The cottage is very clean. Full of character. We sat on the deck and watched freighters go by...More

2  Thank skvillage
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Reviewed 17 September 2016

We had a lovely week at the Rhoades Point cottage. The cottage had everything we needed. It's the perfect location to get to all things UP related, and we made the most of it. Daily trips to the lovely beaches on US2, fishing at both...More

Thank woodwomyn1
Management response:Responded 17 September 2016

I'm happy your enjoyed your stay and it sounds like you made the most of it with day trips, that's great! The Northern Lights have been active and it's wonderful that you caught a show. Hope you can come again, Mary

Amenities
  • Alarm Clock
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • Dryer
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Garage
  • Grill
  • Linens Provided
  • Microwave
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Parking
  • Refrigerator
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 3:00 PM
Bathrooms
    1 Full bath
Bedrooms
    2 Fulls
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Fees
  • cleaning: $111 / stay - Fee
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About the neighbourhood
This is a very private location with no neighbors visible or even likely around. The long, black-top drive off highway 2 buffers any noise from cars. Sounds of nature will surround you! We are RIGHT on the Lake Michigan Shore, 8 miles west of St. Ignace, Michigan. I do not have a boat for use, but there is a channel where you could launch and keep a boat or jet ski. Enjoy views of St. Helena Island and passing freighters. Relax on the full size deck and watch the sunset. This 2-bedroom home has a large living area as it originally had 3 bedroom. The shore is rocky but there are miles of sand beach and dunes a couple miles to the west. I have an info sheet on area attractions I can email. There is a lovely golf course in town and Kewadin Casino as well. The many area interests inc... more
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