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Reel Inn 'Lodge' on Au Train River, Near Lake Superior

People14
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms1
Separate WC's1
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Log Cabin sleeps 14 on the Au Train River

The Reel Inn, in Au Train Michigan is just a short 10 minute drive from Munising. Our properties consist of 2 modern log cabins,one is a lodge and the other a cabin both rented individually. Our cabins are right on the bank of the famous Au Train River, known for being one of the best destinations for canoeing and kayaking in upper Michigan. The Lodge has 7 full size beds as well as 3 new log full size futon style couch/beds and a toddler bed. The cabin (See Reel Inn Cabin listing) has 3 queen size beds, 1 in a down stairs bedroom, 2 in a loft as well as a new full size log futon style couch/bed and a toddler bed. Both properties also have a full kitchen as well as washer and dryer. Your rental includes all linen and towels. The cabins are equipped with digital cable TV, wireless high speed internet (6 MB/s) and dvd players. Also most TV's in both cabins are equipped with game system inputs. Happy to send our just finished virtual tour through email by request .

This destination puts our guests only 1/3 of a mile from one of the top 10 most pristine sugar sand beaches in the U.S. You will be only a 15 minute drive to countless sightseeing adventures which include dozens of waterfalls and boat tours of the famous pictured rocks national park. If you enjoy hiking,biking or snowmobiling, trails are practically out your back door. Spectacular fishing experiences in the Au Train river, Lake and Lake Superior again only minutes away from our location.

Pets would be considered at a small rate per pet, restrictions apply, please email inquiry. . (We also have the largest single structure vacation rental property in the entire upper peninsula . It is 2 miles west from the reel inn called the Pinewoodlodgeestate.com . It is a 8500 square-foot log private estate on 700 feet of Lake Superior sand beach. Feel free to search it under Vrbo . The combined three of our properties will host upwards of 60 people.)

More Details

Owner
Matt & Holly Marenger
Member since: 2015
Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
17 August, 2017

About Matt & Holly Marenger

Hello, we are the Marenger's. Our family has made this our annual destination since the early 2000's. Our love for this property and respect for what the previous owners established with the Reel Inn has led us to this opportunity of ownership. Our goal is to continue their legacy of genuine hospitality and provide our guests with a comfortable modern upper Michigan experience. Our family hopes that your experience will lead you to the lasting memories of family vacations that it has for us.

Matt & Holly Marenger purchased this cabin in 2015

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cabin in Au Train in Au Train Township

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 15:00 / Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 14
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed , 1 Child Bed , 1 Bunk Bed , Bunk Beds are fullsize beds
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Sofa bed/Futon , 2 Bunk Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Sofa bed/Futon
  • Loft style bedroom with divider. One side has 1 double bed, 1 set of double bunks a full size futon stye couch/bed, and a toddler bed. Other side has 2 sets of double bunks a full size futon style couch/bed. Lower level has a family room (rec room)separate from living area with another new full size futon style couch/bed which can be used as a bedroom. See video for layout details. Lodge is capable of sleeping groups of more than 14 guests, futons and toddler bed are not included in layout count of beds.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • 8 bicycles
Attractions:
  • churches
  • festivals
  • library
  • marina
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • Boating
  • gambling casinos
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • sailing
  • ski
  • Snowmobiling
  • swimming

Reviews

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Reel Inn 'Lodge' on Au Train River, Near Lake Superior
average rating of 5.0 based on 17 reviews
5

We loved the access to the river and the wetlands. The inn provided all we needed. We enjoyed it.

  • 5 of 5

The cabin's location is wonderful. The kayak to lake superior brings you to a glorious beach. Fun to kayak upstream as well. Waterfalls and Pictured rocks. The place is great, a true cabin experience. Great beds. Note that the smaller Reel Inn cabin shares your backyard. The Reel Inn provided us plenty of room for 9 people both in dining and sleeping. The Au Train-Munising area is spectacular with Lake Superior as a constant back ground.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 22, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Columbia City, IN
5

Great place to stay in the UP!!

  • 5 of 5

My entire extended family all stayed up here in both the cabin and the lodge for 4 days. Everyone was really impressed and constantly raving about what a great place it was to stay. The lodge was clean and modern and very comfortable. It was easily and comfortable able to accommodate the largest portion of my family. There were even board games and movies to entertain everyone at night after wearing ourselves out hiking and exploring during the day. Probably the biggest plus of the stay was the easy access to the water. The river runs right by the house and there are canoes, a kayak and a paddle boat that all of us took out on the river and the lake numerous times throughout our trip. I would definitely recommend it and I would stay here again.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 17, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Grand Rapids, OH
5

Michigan paradise.

  • 5 of 5

I am not exaggerating when I say that this place has it all. Next time, and there will be a next time, I won't pack anything but our clothing. It is very clear that the owner knows everything that a family with children (or without) would need on vacation and has thoughtfully provided it here. Everything from lighters, to marshmallow roasting sticks, to every kitchen appliance you can think of including a griddle and crock pot to life jackets and fishing poles and bikes and games and dvd's.... I could go on but I would run out of characters trying to describe how well thought out everything at this beautiful cabin is. Also....it is immaculately clean. The last day I looked under every bed to see if my kids left anything and even under the bed and in the corners of the floors was clean. I have a major spider phobia and didn't see a single spider or bug in this cabin. We hadn't even left the cabin yet and I was already trying to figure out if we could fit another trip into our budget this summer. This place is paradise. We met the owner by chance as he was coming to mow another property and you get the feeling that he really cares about the people that rent this place. He couldn't have been nicer. I have already sent the link to this cabin to 3 families I know and let them know this is a beautiful place to make memories. Also-perfect location. We walked to the beach, my crazy kids jumped in the cold water, we took the canoe out on the river- everything was just amazing. I promise you will love it here.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 1, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Great home

  • 5 of 5

So many nice touches and amenities. Very clean and well stocked. We will be back!

  • Review Submitted: Feb 28, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Escanaba
5

Totally enjoyed the cabin. Plenty of room, clean, comfortable and all the amenities we could ask for

  • 5 of 5

This was a three generation gathering as a Christmas gift instead of toys and "stuff" we enjoyed the gift of time in a beautiful cabin on Autrain River during a snow storm. Could not have improved anything during our stay. Thank you Matt and Holly for your lovely home away from home!

  • Review Submitted: Feb 6, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great place with plenty of UP North charm

  • 5 of 5

Had a great weekend snowmobiling with 6 friends. Lots of space for everyone. Caught the Red Wings game after riding and just relaxed a bunch. Had everything provided that you would need, plenty of clean linens and never ran out of hot water with 7 guys showering in a short period of time. About 3 blocks from the snowmobile trail so access was great. Premium fuel on the way to the trail too. Highly recommended.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 23, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2017
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Location

Nearest Airport
40 Miles
Marquette Airport
Nearest Barpub
3 Miles
Brownstone Inn
Nearest Golf
15 Miles
Pictured Rocks Golf Course Munising
Nearest Motorway
0.3 Miles
M-28
Nearest Restaurant
3 Miles
Brown Stone Inn
Nearest Ski
15 Miles
x-c Valley Spur
Nearest Beach
0.3 Miles
1/3 Mile from Lake Superior Beach

The Reel Inn, in Au Train Michigan is just a short 10 minute drive from Munising. Our properties consist of 2 modern log cabins a lodge and a cabin both rented individually, are located on the bank of the famous Au Train River, known for being one of the best destinations for canoeing and kayaking in upper Michigan. The cabin (See Reel Inn Cabin) has 3 queen size beds, 1 in a down stairs bedroom, 2 in a loft, also now has a new full size futon style couch/bed and a toddler bed. The Lodge has 7 full size beds as well as 3 new full size futon style couch/beds and a toddler bed. Each also has a full kitchen as well as washer and dryer, and your rental includes all linen and towels. The cabins are equipped with digital cable TV, wireless high speed internet (6 MB/s) and dvd players. Also most TV's in both cabins are equipped with game system inputs.

This destination puts our guests only 1/3 of a mile from one of the top 10 most pristine sugar sand beaches in the U.S. You will be only a 15 minute drive to countless sightseeing adventures which include dozens of waterfalls and boat tours of the famous pictured rocks national park. If you enjoy hiking,biking or snowmobiling, trails are practically out your back door. Spectacular fishing experiences in the Au Train river, Lake and Lake Superior again only minutes away from our location.

Pets would be considered at a small rate per pet, restrictions apply, please email inquiry.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cabin in Au Train, 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
 
Fall 2017
5 Sep 2017 - 28 Oct 2017
3 night minimum stay
£865
for 3 nights
From
£243
£1,837
 
 
Late Fall 2017
29 Oct 2017 - 14 Dec 2017
3 night minimum stay
£754
for 3 nights
From
£206
£1,577
 
 
Spring
15 Mar 2018 - 24 May 2018
3 night minimum stay
£754
for 3 nights
From
£206
£1,577
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£1,112
for 3 nights
From
£325
£2,413
 

Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £135.96
Pet Fee £38.84
Damage Deposit £310.76

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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