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The Pointe is a Beautiful 2,500 Sqft Home On 300 Ft All Sport Long Lake

People10
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 2,500 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Newly remodeled 2,500 sqft lake home with picturesque views. sleeps 10-12 ppl

Large home sleeps 9 adults (plus a short double sized window bed that will sleep 2 children) with 2 full baths and a jet tub on all sport Long Lake, Alpena. The Home is located on a peninsula with captivating views of both sunset and sunrise. This unique A frame home has three stories of wide open living space. Two story field stone fire place, a balcony, ground level patio, two fire pits, tree hammock, private boat launch, 60 ft dock, 300 ft of clear/sandy/rocky lake front (gradually deepens and is great for small children), tree swings, swing set, horse shoe pits.

More Details

Owner
Tricia Golds
Member since: 2012
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
14 September, 2017

Guestbook comments from the owner

“Perfect Family get away!”

Reviewed 1 week ago for a stay in June 2017

Celebrated our 25th wedding anniversary with our kids and grand kids. The property had panoramic views of the lake being on a pointe. Rented a pontoon boat at the nearby Dodge Marina, able to dock it right in front of the property. Great location with easy access to US23 and downtown Alpena. Enjoyed all of the amenities offered including the fire pits, horse shoes, paddle boats and gas grill. The home was very clean and neat and more than enough room for the 10 of us that stayed there. Enjoyed the many views of the lake it had to offer. We will definitely stay there again!
Jun 2017
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Location

Nearest Airport
15 Miles
Alpena Airport
Car: recommended

Long Lake is a 5,625-acre (22.76 km2) all-sports lake. Dodge Marine is located 1.48 mi/ 3min drive from the property and they rent out boats, Jet skis, etc.

Dodge Marine

(989) 595-5040

2111 Long Lake Park Rd, Alpena, MI 49707

Cross Streets: Between Partridge St and US-23

We have a 60ft dock and a private boat launch for jet skis. There is a large boat launch for larger crafts at the end of the property (300 ft away).

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Alpena in Alpena Township

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 2500 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets not allowed ...
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • lake
  • Lake View
  • Lakefront
  • waterfront ...
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Jacuzzi , 1 st floor
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , 2nd floor
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , Master bedroom/ 2nd floor
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed , 1 Child Bed , Sailboat Room/ 2nd floor
    Bedroom 3 - 2 Double Bed , 2 Single Bed , one double is a shorter window bed (5'6'). 3rd floor
    Open room/ loft area - twin bunkbed on 2nd floor with privacy curtain
  • On the third floor one of the double beds is a window bed which will sleep someone shorter than 5'6'
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Boat ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • marina
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • Horseshoes
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • roller blading
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Two fire pits with chairs provided, horse shoe pit, tree swings, swing set, and paddle boat for guest use only. No family reunions, graduations or weddings are allowed.

Reviews

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The Pointe is a Beautiful 2,500 Sqft Home On 300 Ft All Sport Long Lake
average rating of 5.0 based on 13 reviews
5

Very quiet and great location on the lake!

  • 5 of 5

Nice home situated right in the middle of the lake. Plenty of room for a large group. Loved that the home was at the bottom of a already quiet street. Sitting outside or having a fire was very enjoyable. Boat ramp right next to the house with a great dock at the property! Would recommend this place for sure!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 5, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: So glad you enjoyed your vacation! Thank you, Tricia
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5

Wonderful Lake Home

  • 5 of 5

Our family of 6 adults and 5 children truly loved this vacation home. We were blessed with awesome weather the entire week, so we were able to enjoy the lake and be outdoors every day. The lake is crystal clear and quite shallow in the front of the house, so kids can do a lot of swimming. My grandkids spent hours trying to catch minnows and jumping off the dock. Be sure to bring water shoes because there is a good amount rocks in the water. There is a paddle boat available and we used it often. There is also a nice swing set, and tree swing. As for the adults, the yard is pretty big, so we used the horseshoe pit and brought some yard games. There are also 2 fire pits and plenty of chairs provided. Every night we lined our chairs up and watched the most spectacular sunsets.

As for the house itself, it is great and family friendly. The kitchen is very functional and there is a lot of storage space, pots, pans and utensils. There is also enough seating for 12 people. We especially loved that bed linens, towels and beach towels were provided.

There is a marina close by that rents fishing boats, pontoon boats, jet skis and paddle boards. We took advantage of this and rented a pontoon boat. You can pull it right up to the Pointe dock for easy loading and unloading.

On the second floor there is an outdoor deck overlooking the lake. It's a great place to enjoy a cup of coffee, listen to the birds and enjoy the serenity. Another cool feature is that because the house sits on a point, all windows have a lake view.

Tricia, the owner, is very easy to work with. She is a wealth of knowledge about the area and what it has to offer. Also, she is very good about returning phone calls and texts!

We loved the Pointe Alpena and definitely would love to return!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 24, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much. We are glad you enjoyed your stay.
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5

Enjoyable family time

  • 5 of 5

Our family thoroughly enjoyed the time we spent on the Lake at the Pointe. Tricia is easy to work with and the home is well maintained and at a perfect spot to relax. We will consider it again when we return on vacation. Thanks Fred C and Family

  • Review Submitted: Aug 3, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Fantastic home and location

  • 5 of 5

Our family of 4 adult couples and 2 children stayed 4th of July week. We were blessed with fantastic weather and this home is the perfect location. There is plenty of room to spread out, lots of sleeping space and everything you need. We love that towels/linens are provided. The kitchen has everything you need for cooking. We appreciate the air conditioner for the 3rd floor which helps things stay cool. Our grandchildren love the swing set, swing over the lake, and paddle boat. Horseshoes are also available and with the fire ring we had a fire every night. We love the privacy of The Point and access to the boat launch close by. Tricia is awesome to work with and always responds promptly. She also had great suggestions for activities in the local area. We love this home and can't wait to stay again!!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 13, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much. We are glad you and your family had a good stay.
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5

What a wonderful vacation home!

  • 5 of 5

This is the second year in a row I've stayed at this home for our summer vacation, and I will definitely return. I love the layout of the house, plenty of room to be comfortable...and the views of the lake are fantastic. Thanks for sharing your home, Tricia!

  • Review Submitted: Sep 15, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you, Tiffany!
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Garden City
5

Fantastic Home with a great location

  • 5 of 5

Our family of 6 adults and 2 toddlers spent Labor Day at this great home. It was exactly as listed but only better. The property location is great and very large. We loved that linens, towels and outdoor seating and chairs was provided. There is a a swingset and tree swing onsite that we used frequently. We did not get a chance to play horsehoes, but it is available. We enjoyed the fire pit, the view and had a great time. There is plenty of sleeping areas and we loved the wide open layout. We tried out the paddleboat for a short ride, sat on the dock enjoying the water and view. We loved that it was right next to the large boat launch. We rented a pontoon boat from Dodge Marine on the lake and even saw an eagle flying over us on our boat ride. We tried out the north end of the lake which is very sandy and great to tie up the pontoon and swim. The home was very clean and Tricia the owner was very prompt on responding to questions we had for her before we arrived. We would definitely recommend this home and would love to come stay again. Thank you for opening your home to us. We enjoyed it.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 2, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Sharlene, We are happy that you enjoyed your vacation. Thank you for staying at our home and giving us additional suggestions. We hope to have you back again. Tricia
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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Alpena, 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
 
My standard rate
1 Jun 2018 - 25 Aug 2018
7 night minimum stay
£1,758
for 7 nights
From
£231
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
£602
for 2 nights
From
£231
 

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £189.55
cleaning £94.78
Property Damage Protection £44.73

*Peak Summer Season is rented by the week only. The turnover day is Saturday for June and July. (May 27-September 2, 2013) $1,981/wk
*Non peak season is rented with a two day minimum (May, September, and October, )
$1,300/wk. Weekend rate $200/night, Friday- Sunday (2 day min)

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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