*LAKEFRONT (East Lake)
*SNOWMOBILE TRAIL CLOSE BY (Newberry)
*PETS are WELCOMED
*SWIMMING ON PROPERTY
*ROWBOAT INCLUDED (Pontoon, no guarantee)
Stone House is a pleasant, ranch-style home in McMillan, Michigan, just off MI-28. Hosting 4 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms; this home has new furniture and new flooring in living room and bedrooms. Stone House sits on a large plot of land with a fire pit for guests to enjoy. You will appreciate a fully-equipped kitchen with dishwasher and a master bedroom with a California King bed with a wide view of the water. The dining room area seats 6 people around the table and come with 2 breakfast bar stools as well to accommodate guests.
What is nice about Stone House is that the bedrooms are split by the kitchen, making privacy a bit more achievable. Perhaps sharing with another family of 4 is an option. Both bedrooms with twin beds can be converted to kings for your convenience.Just let the office know when you book, so we can have the beds converted upon your arrival.
So, grab the dog, and come and enjoy East Lake! With gorgeous sunsets resting on the pleasant all-sports lake, you will create memories to cherish!
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
ATV's: Allowed on property. Trails are nearby. Check out the Newberry trails here!
Bathroom #1 (East side of kitchen) Bathroom with luxury shower,tub, sink, large counter and toilet. (Newly renovation in June 2018)
Bathroom #2 (West side of kitchen) Shower & toilet behind a small saloon door. New sink and mirror is across from the washer/dryer.
Beach/Swimming: You are able to swim off the dock or along the rocky shoreline. Water shoes might be a good idea for some. Lake is a murky bottom as of right now.
Master Bedroom (far East side of kitchen): California King bed
Bedroom #2 (East of kitchen): Queen bed
Bedroom #3 (West side of kitchen): 2 Twin beds (can convert to a King-- call the office (734) 284-5677
Bedroom #4 (West side of kitchen): 2 Twin beds (can convert to a King- call the office (734) 284-5677
Boats: A rowboat is provided to guests during your stay. Also, often (no guarantee) you'll be able to use the basic pontoon boat we have on site. If you would like to rent a different type of boat during your stay, a great place to consider is Watson's Marina (906) 586-9731, W17225 Main St. Curtis, MI 49820
Cable/Satellite TVs: YES! Satellite- We have Directv!
Cell phone service: You MUST use wi-fi calling. Most phones have no service here. There is a land-line at the home.
* Pictured Rocks: 55 minutes (51 miles)
* Marquette: 1 hour 45 minutes ( 94 miles)
* Oswald's Bear Ranch: 25 minutes ( 19 miles)
* Soo Locks: 1 hour and 21 minutes (71 miles)
* Tahquamenon Falls State Park: 47 minutes ( 38 miles)
* Mackinac Bridge: 1 hour and 23 minutes away ( 75 miles)
*Newberry: 7 miles (movie theater, grocery stores, ice cream, etc.)
*Toonerville Trolley (Tahquamenon Falls Excursion): 24 min (22 miles)
Dock: 30ft. private dock for your use. So, feel free to bring your own water vessel and park it at the dock. There is a primitive boat ramp approximately 100 yards from the property for you to launch your boat.
Fishing: Fishing: Yes, generally East Lake has good fishing. Guests have had a good experience with perch and various pan fish. Since trout tend to like fast-moving deep, cold water, there are not trout found on East Lake. Fishing poles are not provided. You can fish off the dock or the rowboat. Feel free to bring your own boat. The boat launch is about 1/2 mile down the road.
Fishing License: You can purchase your fishing license online here!
Fishing poles: Please bring your own poles!
Grill: Propane: Propane will be provided for guests.
Grocery Store: 500 ft. to a convenience store- Bear Den is along MI-28.
Internet: YES! We have Viasat Satellite Internet service
Linens: Yes, we provide your sheets and linens. Just like a hotel, the beds will be made for you upon arrival. If you are fussy about the thread count of your sheets, just let me know, and I'll make sure we leave a bed open for your sheets. We have just the basic sheets, pillows, pillow cases and bath towels.
Parking: Plenty of parking on the property for cars, trucks and even a trailer
Pets: Pets are welcome! Freshwater Vacation Rentals currently charges $50/per pet for your entire stay. Yes, we do accept dogs, yet we do ask that you please clean up after them both inside and outside the cabin. Plus, if you allow them on the furniture, we do ask that you please bring your own linens/blankets for them to sleep on. Just let us know which bed you will be using with them, and we'll make sure it is ready for your sheets when you arrive. Plus, if the pet hair starts to build, we do ask that you please run the vacuum. Generally, dogs love the water and places to explore. Pet food does tend to attract mice, so vigilance is needed.
Privacy: There are other waterfront homes through the trees, yet you can't easily see them.
Snowmobiles: We do allow snowmobiles.You can ride directly from the house to the nearby trails. Plenty of parking-we even have a a space in the garage you can use to park your snowmobiles. Upon request we do have a clear detailed map of the nearby trails.
Space: 1-level, ranch style home
Towels: Yes, we provide towels. It's always good to bring extra beach towels
Washer and dryer: YES! An older washer-dryer is located in the 2nd bathroom, off the kitchen. Laundry detergent is provided.
Wood: Fire wood is provided for guests. Enjoy!