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Luxury Yurt Near Marquette Mi All The Amenities

People6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 1,300 sq. ft.
Property type cottage

Overview

About the property

Luxury Yurt Near Marquette Mi All The Amenities

Very unique comfortable yurt home with full finished downstairs. Open floor plan sleeps 6+ Large deck for grilling, lounging out in the country. Close to great fishing hiking, skiing both downhill and cross country, destination mountain biking. Just up the hill from Lake superior Marquette, one of the best small towns in the country for quality of life. Six breweries in the area to visit after your day of fun. Then enjoy a hot sauna downstairs afterword. WIFI large screen monitor downstairs. Fast internet for streaming those three day Phish concerts. Lots of local history to check out as well. Two night minimum stay required.


Owner
Don LaChapelle
Member since: 2015
Speaks English
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
14 December, 2017

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Ishpeming in Marquette County

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1300 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: Flexible / Check-out: Flexible
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
Suitability:
  • wheelchair accessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • Rock Climbing
  • ski
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • swimming

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
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Luxury Yurt Near Marquette Mi All The Amenities
average rating of 4.8 based on 35 reviews
5

The Luxury Yurt does not disappoint!

  • 5 of 5

Don's luxury yurt was great for our mountain biking trip up in the UP. The amenities were great, close to all the trails, sauna is relaxing and Don is super hospitable. Thanks for the great experience.

Best,

Patrick

  • Review Submitted: 27-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Sweet modern Yurt!

  • 5 of 5

The yurt was exactly as promised. It was very clean and the space easily accommodated the 6 of us. There are two levels - the top has a kitchenette (stove top, microwave, sink, dishwasher and mini-refrigerator), seating areas as well as dining areas. In addition to the chairs there were 3 futons that could double as beds and one queen (full?) size bed as well. Downstairs, which had it's own entrance (as well as being connected by stairs to the upstairs) had an additional seating area for 4 and a queen bed. Washer and dryer and bathroom were only located in the walk out lower level. Sauna was in the lower level as well and doubled as a shower area. All very well kept.

Points to know about the property. The yurts lets in a lot of morning light so bring an eye mask if you prefer to sleep in the dark. The downstairs bedroom has some privacy - a sliding cloth door - but it also has the only bathroom so if you are traveling with others someone will have to walk through the others bedroom. So this is best for families traveling together or good friends. I don't recommend the yurt for someone who uses a walker or wheel chair as the bathroom in in the lower level.

The owner is very nice and helpful. He apparently rides mountain bikes and the decor reflected this - neat glass table made from bike spokes and some the chairs looked like their base was made from bike tires.

Heater available and worked very well. No airconditioning - but we did not need it. You can remove some window coverings and open the ceiling to let a breeze through if desired. (We left the ceiling cracked and it got quiet cool at night, keep it closed if you like it warmer)

About a 15 minute drive to Marquette and Lake Superior. Ispheming has everything you need - grocery, restaurants, even a mining museum but you could exhaust the town in a day.

Lastly, the property has privacy and we had the run of the place without worrying about noise -ours or others :). And the kitchen is reasonably stocked with all the basics.

  • Review Submitted: 18-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Something different

  • 4 of 5

Kids loved it and we loved it! Sophisticated camping! Would definately recommend it. Owner also great and accomadating.

Only drawback we felt was the nearby busy road which we didn't realize would be so close- kind of like an unwanted alarm clock going off at 5am every day..!

  • Review Submitted: 13-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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The yurt was everything we had hoped for and more!

  • 4 of 5

The yurt was amazing. The ONLY thing I would change is the property it's on. It surged its purpose, though, and we had a lovely time.

  • Review Submitted: 01-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Very Unique Yurt

  • 5 of 5

Having never actually ever stayed overnight in a yurt, but wanting to one day build one, this trip gave me an opportunity to see what staying in a yurt would be like. This is not your average "hippy yurt"! With all the luxuries of a fine hotel room with the added luxury of a sauna, unique furniture, great location, and very informative & responsive owner (with great advice on where to hike, get breakfast, and where to get a great beer), this place is the best! I would recommend this place to anyone looking for a different type of experience. You will not be disappointed!

Bob

  • Review Submitted: 18-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Perfect for our UP adventures

  • 5 of 5

We loved this property because it is unique and conveniently located near some of the activities we had planned during our stay in the UP. I would recommend this to anyone looking for something other than a boring generic hotel stay on their vacation.

  • Review Submitted: 10-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Barpub
2.5 Miles
Cognition Brewery

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