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Prime Private Lake Michigan Waterfront!!!

People12
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms3
Separate WC's1
Space 4,250 sq ft
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Prime Private Lake Michigan Waterfront! 5 Bedrooms (sleeps 12)

Good Harbor Bay Estate is located just 3 miles south of historic Leland with direct frontage on America's most beautiful beach (Good Morning America 2012). The white sandy beach stretches into 37 miles of Sleeping Bear National Park, with ample opportunity for hiking, swimming, kayaking, paddle boarding and eagle sightings. It has breathtaking sunset views of both South and North Manitou islands as well as Pyramid Point. Right across from the lighthouse (crib) between the Manitou islands.

The estate has gorgeous private Lake Michigan water frontage and is the perfect setting for large family gatherings as well as small romantic getaways and special anniversaries. It includes 5 bedrooms, 3.5 bath, private TV Room, cathedral ceiling living room with large fireplace, dining room/wet bar, stainless steel gourmet kitchen with wine cooler, a wonderful screened porch, upper and lower decks, outdoor shower, lower level play room/gym. The estate has free wireless high-speed internet, cable TV and free nationwide calling. The spectacular sunsets and awesome views all the way from Pyramid Point to Whaleback along with the sandy beach invite you to use our kayaks and stand-up paddle boards (both included), make a campfire by the beach or simply sit, rejuvenate and enjoy this peaceful setting.

While the Estate is nestled into a very secluded frontage, it is in close proximity to restaurants, historic sites, the Traverse City Film fest, golfing and shopping. Leelanau County is known for its extensive and beautiful road-biking routes, wine-tours, boating and hiking.

Sorry, absolutely no smoking please. Not zoned for weddings.

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More Details

Owner
Owner
Member since: 2013
Premier Partner

This partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks English, French, German, Low German
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
20 April, 2018

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Lake Leelanau in Leland Township

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 4250 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 17:00 / Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Beachfront ...
  • Lake View
  • Lakefront
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Bathroom 2, upper level
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Bathroom 3, main floor
    Bathroom 4 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Bathroom 4, lower level
    Master bathroom - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Jacuzzi , Bidet , Private Master bathroom, upper level
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed , Upper level, 14x12
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Large Double Bed , Upper level, 12x14
    Bedroom 4 - 1 Large Double Bed , Upper level, 12x14
    Bedroom 5 - 4 Single Bed , Lower level
    Master Bedroom - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , Master bedroom, upper level, 20x12, walk-in closet
  • 5 bedrooms, sleeps 12
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room
  • Games
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
  • Toys
Outside:
  • Terrace
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Water Sports Gear
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • Miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • sailing
  • ski
  • snorkelling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing

Reviews

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(45 traveller reviews)

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Prime Private Lake Michigan Waterfront!!!
average rating of 5.0 based on 45 reviews
Peoria, IL USA
5

Beautiful and relaxing! Owners were so helpful and really made our stay a wonderful getaway!

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed the beautiful views and the relaxing atmosphere. The house was so comfortable and a wonderful getaway for our family. Our 11 year old daughter especially enjoyed playing ping pong and darts in the entertainment room. Lots of games as well.

We especially enjoyed relaxing by the fireplace as we enjoyed the beautiful view of Lake Michigan! Definitely will plan to return!

  • Review Submitted: 26-Nov-2017
  • Date of Stay: November 2017
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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bishop, ca
5

Second stay, even better than the first.

  • 5 of 5

We feel extremely fortunate to have found such supremely thoughtful hosts with such a wonderful and comfortable property in such a beautiful place. They obviously take great care .in providing the best experience; it seems they have thought of everything a group might need and maintain the property to the highest standard. We look forward to our next visit.

  • Review Submitted: 12-Nov-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Once again a glorious week!

  • 5 of 5

This was our third year at what we call The Big House. We came this time in October to see the leaf change which is a little late this year, but still we had fabulous weather and enjoyed the beauties of the house and of Leelanau. We hiked all of our favorite trails at the Sleeping Bear Lakeshore as well as Cathead Bay and even enjoyed a swim one day. The house and its owners are so welcoming. You can’t do better for comfort and the most spectacular sunsets on Lake Michigan.

  • Review Submitted: 14-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

everything was perfect

  • 5 of 5

The house was exceptional, the view of Lake Michigan was beautiful, the owners thought of everything you could need for a 5 star stay.

  • Review Submitted: 09-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

More than 5 stars!!! Overall amazing!!!

  • 5 of 5

The best and cleanest property you will ever find!! Everything was perfect. The views were spectacular and the owners were wonderful. Will definitely return.

  • Review Submitted: 01-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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usa
5

WOW!!!! This is a GREAT place!!!

  • 5 of 5

It's hard to describe how we felt when we arrived - multiple family members came in separately and comments were - "OMG - we hit the jackpot!" and "Oh my-this is gorgeous!" and "What a beautiful place". Then as we settled in...."this place is so clean" , "look at that view", "right on the water and not even one cobweb in the entire home" were the comments. The home is wonderful & very clean, the owners, Arndt & Tanja are very friendly and helpful, the beach is private, the area is perfect, the home décor is lovely, the towels are plentiful, the kitchen fully stocked, - there was only one drawback - we had to leave :(

We were very lucky with the weather in late September so we had fires on the beach, we kayaked, we paddle boarded, we swam, we visited wineries and we looked forward to returning back to see the beautiful sunsets. It is a trip that will remain a highlight for our family forever.

The owners are there when you need them and discreetly hidden the rest of the time. We are really hoping to be able to return next year!!!

Arndt & Tanja - thank you for being such wonderful hosts!

  • Review Submitted: 26-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
22 Miles
Traverse City Cherry Capital
Nearest Barpub
3 Miles
Leland
Nearest Ferry
3 Miles
Manitou Ferry Transit Leland
Nearest Golf
3 Miles
Leland
Nearest Restaurant
3 Miles
Leland
Nearest Ski
13 Miles
Homestead, Glen Arbor
Nearest Beach
Good Harbor Bay
Car: recommended

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Lake Leelanau, Michigan

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Spring 2018
25 May 2018 - 8 Jun 2018
4 night minimum stay
£2,000
for 4 nights
From
£500
From
£571
Fri,Sat,Sun
£2,857
 
 
Early Summer 2018
9 Jun 2018 - 22 Jun 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£4,072
for 7 nights
£4,072
 
 
Summer 2018
23 Jun 2018 - 17 Aug 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£5,357
for 7 nights
£5,357
 
 
Summer End Special 2018
18 Aug 2018 - 7 Sep 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£5,143
for 7 nights
£5,143
 
 
Fall Calors 2018
8 Sep 2018 - 19 Oct 2018
4 night minimum stay
£2,071
for 4 nights
From
£500
From
£571
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
£2,857
 
 
Year End 2018
21 Dec 2018 - 2 Jan 2019
4 night minimum stay
£1,786
for 4 nights
From
£429
From
£500
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
£2,500
 
 
Spring 2019
24 May 2019 - 7 Jun 2019
4 night minimum stay
£2,071
for 4 nights
From
£500
From
£571
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
£2,857
 
 
Early Summer 2019
8 Jun 2019 - 21 Jun 2019
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£4,072
for 7 nights
£4,072
 
 
Summer 2019
22 Jun 2019 - 16 Aug 2019
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£5,357
for 7 nights
£5,357
 
 
Summer End Special 2019
17 Aug 2019 - 6 Sep 2019
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£5,143
for 7 nights
£5,143
 
 
Fall Calors 2019
7 Sep 2019 - 25 Oct 2019
4 night minimum stay
£2,071
for 4 nights
From
£500
From
£571
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
£2,857
 
 
Summer 2020
12 Jun 2020 - 11 Sep 2020
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£5,357
for 7 nights
£5,357
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£536
for 3 nights
From
£179
From
£214
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
£1,071
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £18 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £357.15
Pet Fee £107.15

No smoking. Not zoned for weddings & parties.
Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice.
Security deposit of $500 is due at booking, refundable up to 60 days before check in.
Total rental amount due 90 days before rental begins.
Damage deposit: $500, refundable if there is no damage or need for extra cleaning.
Security deposit will be converted to damage deposit with full payment

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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