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Steve and Carol Smith

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People8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

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Calendar last updated:
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CHALET STYLE HOME NEAR EMPIRE BEACH

People8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

Overview

Photos and Description of this 3 bedroom holiday home in Empire

3 bedrooms, 2 full bathrooms, sleeps 8

Spacious 3 bedroom, 2 bath chalet-style home just 1 block from the most beautiful beach in northern Michigan--Empire Beach on Lake Michigan. Located in quaint, historical Empire, the home is in the middle of the Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore which recently was voted the No. 1 most beautiful place in America in a poll taken by Good Morning America. The home is 1/2 block from the heart of the village which includes a grocery store, restaurants, bank, post office, galleries, and public library.

The interior of the home features an open floor plan with living room, dining area, kitchen, full bath, and master bedroom with queen size bed on the main level. The second level contains two large bedrooms, one with a queen size bed, and the other with queen size bed and two twin beds, and a full bath. The home has free wireless Internet access.

Empire is located in the heart of the Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore. In addition to swimming, hiking, and other outdoor activities, the National Park contains the Sleeping Bear Dune Climb, Pierce Stocking Scenic Drive, the Manitou Island Underwater Diving Preserve; North and South Manitou Islands, and the Empire Bluffs hiking trail.

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Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Steve and Carol Smith (Owner)
Advertiser since: 2002
Call Owner
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Speaks English
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
15 December, 2014

Why HomeAway

People8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights
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Location

Nearest Airport
25 Miles
Traverse City
Car: necessary

The Village of Empire is located on Lake Michigan in the middle of the Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore. It is a four season area with an abundance of festivals, art shows, and recreational activities.

Other Activities: hiking

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Rates & Availability

From $212 Nightly

Rental rates for this holiday house in Empire, Sleeping Bear Dunes

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Rental Period Minimum Rate Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Rate
 
Fall
7 Sep 2014 - 31 Dec 2014
Changeover Day: Saturday
2 night minimum stay
$424
for 2 nights
From
$212
From
$212
Fri,Sat,Sun
$1,272
 
 
Winter/Spring
1 Jan 2015 - 5 Jun 2015
Changeover Day: Saturday
2 night minimum stay
$424
for 2 nights
From
$212
$1,272
 
 
Summer
6 Jun 2015 - 5 Sep 2015
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$1,802
for 7 nights
$1,802
 
 
Fall
6 Sep 2015 - 31 Dec 2015
2 night minimum stay
$424
for 2 nights
From
$212
$1,272
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $0
Pet Fee $100 + Tax
Tax Rate 6.0%
Notes $1700 per week
Summer season: Weekly rental only, Saturday to Saturday. $300 refundable security/damage deposit required at time of booking.


-Fall/Winter/Spring seasons: $150-200 refundable security/damage deposit required at time of booking. Weeks with major holidays: 3 day minimum required.
For summer weekly rentals, one half the rent due 60 days prior to reservation date with balance due upon arrival. For all rentals, deposit refunded within 5 days after departure, less any damages. If cancellation occurs 60 or more days prior to reservation date, deposit will be refunded.
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Empire in Sleeping Bear Dunes

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Location Type:
  • beach
  • village
Theme:
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking On Street
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
  • Bathroom 1 is located on the main floor. Bathroom 2 is located on the second floor.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Master Bedroom - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Large Double Bed , 2 Single Bed
  • The master bedroom is on the main floor and contains a queen size bed. The other 2 bedrooms are large and are located on the second floor: One bedroom contains one queen bed and the other bedroom contains two twin beds and a queen bed.
Entertainment:
  • Audio Tape Player
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Player
Outside:
  • Barbecue
  • Barbecue
  • veranda
  • Walkway to Water
  • Wood Decking
  • 8 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • bay
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • hunting small game
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • diving
  • ski
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Newer home with open floor plan. The home has wireless internet access, washer-dryer, and barbeque.
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