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Huron River Chain of Lakes Getaway (Whitewood Lake)

People6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Separate WC's1
Space 1,200 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 7 - 30 nights

Overview

About the property

House, 2 Bedrooms + Bunk Area, 1.5 Baths, (Sleeps 6)

As of February 16th 2017 we are ALL BOOKED for the Summer 2017!!

We are looking for a winter 2017-2018 monthly rental.

Summer 2018 new reservations will be starting on Feb 15 2018

Thanks for looking and enjoy your summer

Best of all worlds! Enjoy lake living without the drive. This lakefront home is on quiet Whitewood Lake.

Spend your days discovering the beauty that the Huron River chain has to offer. Throw a line in off your private dock, swim, or play catch with the kids in the spacious yard. Bring a boat (or rent) and explore the river or get a bite to eat. Rain? No problem. Sip hot coffee or a cold lemonade in the enclosed sunroom. Relax over dinner at Zukey Lake Tavern or enjoy drinks on their rooftop Tiki Bar.

In one direction you are 15 minutes from all Ann Arbor has to offer and if you go the other way you are in Brighton. For convenience, downtown Pinckney is just 5 minutes down the road.

Want to book with us, we only take weekly (7+ nights) reservations and our change over day is Friday. You may request mulitiple weeks.

Keywords: Lake Home

More Details

Owner
Bryce McAllister
Member since: 2009
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
70%
Calendar last updated:
22 September, 2017

About Bryce McAllister

Hello, my name is Bryce. I lived on the Huron River Chain of Lakes for 17 years. My wife Kate and I have decided to share our Cottage on Whitewood Lake with people from VRBO this summer. I look forward to helping you enjoy your vacation on one of the best places to have some family fun on and around the water.

Bryce McAllister purchased this cottage in 2008

Why Bryce McAllister chose Southeast Michigan

We decided to purchase this cottage on the Chain of Lakes because we loved living here and wanted to share that with others. We wanted to have a nice place for family to stay when they visited and decided to rent it out when they weren't using it. We have lived in the area for years and can tell you where to find anything you are looking for while on your vacation.

What makes this cottage unique

We find the lake very relaxing and the surrounding communities fun and friendly. We think the cottage has a real up-north feel, without the long drive. You have a wonderful view of sunsets from the three seasons room. You are steps away from swimming in the lake or just sitting on the dock and dangling your feet in. If you fish, you are in luck, there are lots of great coves in the lakes that are teaming with fish.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Pinckney in Livingston County

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1200 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00 / Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Lakefront ...
Theme:
  • Family
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Garage ...
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • Catering Available ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 1 - Toilet
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bunk Area - 1 Bunk Bed
  • Queen size Beds (2) 2 Queen Beds, Child Beds (1) We can provide a porta-crib on request, Baby Cribs (1) Available upon request, Sleep Sofa or Futons (2) The Living room has two Futons, Bunk Beds (1)
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
  • Video Player
  • Video Game Console ...
  • Video Games ...
Outside:
  • Terrace ...
  • Barbecue
  • 2 deck chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • Boating
  • horse riding
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • sailing
  • ski
  • Snowboarding
  • swimming
  • water skiing
Notes:
The Hudson Mills Metropark is only minutes away and they have a golf course and paved bike trails.

Reviews

5/5 -
(5 traveller reviews)

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average rating of 5.0 based on 5 reviews
5

Best lake rental- ever!!

  • 5 of 5

Not only did this house, general property, and area meet our high expectations, the owner was very kind and clearly takes pride in their rental and property. The house is very clean, amenities are perfect, and everything was quite comfortable. We have 2 children who enjoyed the atmosphere as much as the adults did. We are looking forward to hopefully returning again!

  • Review Submitted: Dec 23, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Minneapolis, MN
5

Had an excellent extended stay

  • 5 of 5

I had a wonderful stay at the house. It was very comfortable and quiet with a great view of the lake. The fireplace was wonderful in the cold days of winter and the dock was very convenient in the warm days of spring. I really enjoyed this very restful place between long hours at the lab. It was very relaxing to watch the sunsets from a chair on the lawn, or simply fishing off the dock. The owner was very attentive to any needs of the guests or the house. He went above and beyond the call of duty for maintenance from plowing to mowing and paid attention to the details that made the stay fantastic. He was very reasonable during all our conversations and very accommodating. I would highly recommend the property for the great value and the owner for outstanding service.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 11, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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La Crescenta, California
5

Gatto Family

  • 5 of 5

Our family made some very fond memories at Whitewood...The owners were very attentive and interested in our comfort...we will stay here again!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 8, 2013
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great place and awesome owner

  • 5 of 5

This is a long due review - i went back to AA for the graduation ceremony. Couldn't find any place in town and Ypsilanti. Luckily, came across this house. It was really great place - right on a small lake with beautiful view, fresh air, bright sun room.... all made the visit a wonderful experience! Bryce is a awesome guy and took care of everything and delivered everything as promised. Highly recommend to anyone !!!!!!

Note the drive to UM central campus will take about 40 min - maybe i am driving too slow ;-) But it wasn't an issue for me.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 9, 2011
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2011
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Fun, quiet spot with good...

  • 5 of 5

Fun, quiet spot with good fishing and the open lot allows for volley ball, bags, etc. Bryce McAllister is attentive to making the stay enjoyable.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 3, 2010
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2010
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
48 Miles
Detroit Metro Airport
Nearest Barpub
4.5 Miles
Zukey Lake Traven
Nearest Golf
8.7 Miles
Timber Trace Golf Course
Nearest Train
21.5 Miles
Ann Arbor Train Station
Nearest Restaurant
4.5 Miles
Zukey Lake Tavern
Nearest Ski
10.3 Miles
MT Brighton
Nearest Point of Interest
Huron River Chain of Lakes

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cottage in Pinckney, Michigan

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
Winter 17-18
6 Oct 2017 - 1 Jun 2018
30 night minimum stay
£1,550
for 30 nights
£1,550
 
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
£1,362
for 7 nights
£1,362
 

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £188.2
Pet Fee £188.2
Property Damage Protection £44.42

Due to local township ordance all rentals must be contracted for 8 or more days. Thank you.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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