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Mr. Moon's Cottage. Beautiful bright and relaxing home in town. Wifi.

People9
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Separate WC's1
Space 1,200 sq. ft.
Property type house

Overview

About the property

2 Story, 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9, 2.5 Baths.

Mr. Moon's Cottage has everything one could want or need to enjoy a vacation on Beaver Island. The home is located on the north end of the island. It is between the town and the north beach. Very walkable. It is a bright and comfortable two story home that easily sleeps 9 people.

The main floor has two bedrooms, each with sky lights, ceiling fans. The master bedroom has a king bed, as well as a sliding glass door leading to a private deck. The second bedroom has a bunk bed with a twin on top and a full on the bottom. In the living room there is a comfy fold out sofa. There is a full bathroom, and a half bath which has a laundry room with washer/dryer.

The kitchen is fully equipped including a new dish washer. It is open to the living room and the large front deck so the cook can always be a part of the fun, wherever it is happening. Take the party downstairs into the large living space that looks out to the north side. There is a comfy sitting area for watching movies on the DVD. It is a smart TV so you can use your Netflix account. Enjoy playing your games/puzzles on the large table. There is also a bedroom with a queen bed and a full bathroom. There is a full size really comfy futon as well (it can no longer be pulled out but you can lay the futon on the floor for extra sleeping.)

We also have a fire pit for all your s'mores and stargazing needs and a gas grill. A kayak for use at your own risk. We will not be held responsible for injury. Bikes in the garage can be used as well.

Let us know if you need to rent a car while you are here. $50/day. 2011 GMC Terrian or a Chevy traverse both are in great condition but a bit dusty due to gravel roads.

Make Mr. Moon's Cottage your home while on Beaver Island.

More Details

Owner
Bryan and Becca Foli
Member since: 2015
Speaks English, French
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
14 December, 2017

About Bryan and Becca Foli

5 years ago we were introduced to Beaver Island and fell in love with it! We have been coming to the Island yearly with our three children. in 2016, when we became empty nesters, we relocated from Champaign Illinois to the island. Bryan teaches chemistry, physics and French at the school and Becca works at the community center in the summer and at the school in the fall. We are looking forward to spending the rest of our lives living on the island and being a part of the Beaver Island community.

Bryan and Becca Foli purchased this house in 2014

Why Bryan and Becca Foli chose Beaver Island

The magic of Beaver Island was an experience we couldn't pass up, and buying a home was the next step. We are lucky to have a home in such a good location and with enough space to have all the family come and share in the fun.

What makes this house unique

There is another small cottage on the property that has a two bedroom apartment and can be rented as well. Being located between the town and the north beach is just perfect.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Beaver Island in Charlevoix County

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1200 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 15:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 9
  • Min. age of primary renter: 21
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed ...
  • Pets not allowed ...
  • Non smoking only ...
  • This is our family cottage/get away. It is not a flop house or party palace. Please treat our home with care. Have fun but do not be rowdy.
  • Before leaving... Wash and dry towels (I will fold) Strip beds and start a load Wash, dry and put away dishes Close all windows
Location Type:
  • city centre ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Garage
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , This bathroom is located downstairs
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet
  • Do not take bath towels to the beach. I have sheets provided in the bathroom closet that you can take to the beach.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 Bunk Bed , twin on top, full on bottom
    Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Large Double Bed , Located downatairs
    Bedroom 5 - 1 Sofa bed/Futon
    - 1 Sofa bed/Futon , Queen sleeper sofa in the living room
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Tennis ...
  • 3 bicycles
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Onsite Services:
  • Car Available
Attractions:
  • festivals
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
  • hospital
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
We have a car to rent $50/day you must ask when you make the reservation.

Reviews

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Mr. Moon's Cottage. Beautiful bright and relaxing home in town. Wifi.
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5

Beaver Island Getaway

  • 5 of 5

This was our first time to Beaver Island... Mr. Moon's Cottage and the Foli's absolutely made this trip! We were picked up from the airport and greeted with a welcome sign (which made us feel extra special); in addition, we were given a personal tour of the island on the drive back to the rental house. The house itself was a wonderful oasis to get away from the crazy of regular life. There wasn't much open in October on the island, but we were able to walk to the grocery store and the Shamrock quite easily. The grocery store had a great selection (even for myself, who needed gluten free options), but they do close around 6pm that time of year, so make sure you bring over dinner fixings if you are arriving any later! We didn't anticipate needing a vehicle, but we decided last minute that it would be fun to check out the locations that the Foli's suggestion and the rental option was perfect. Mr. Moon's Cottage was wonderfully decorated and came complete with a great selection of kitchen supplies. We are already planning our return trip for next year! Thank you Bryan and Becca!! We can't wait to come back!

  • Review Submitted: 02-Nov-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Candice. It was wonderful meeting you and your friends. A really good time is the third week in July when the 3-day Music Fest is happening deep in the woods. It seems like after Memorial Day there is something going on every weekend on the island. And the grocery store stays open until 8! We hope to see you next summer.
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5

We had a great time!

  • 5 of 5

Bright, fresh and comfortable home in a wooded setting. Bedrooms were very comfortable. 2 1/2 bathes with lots of hot water and towels. We walked into town a couple of times. Fun and relaxing. We would definitely return.

  • Review Submitted: 08-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wonderful, Welcoming Cottage!

  • 4 of 5

Mr, Moon's cottage was delightful. It was clean, charming, comfortable and the hosts were welcoming and accommodating. Its location is perfect for walking to the shore, to town and in the woods. We wanted to stay indefinitely!

  • Review Submitted: 02-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Ideal location!

  • 5 of 5

The house was perfect for our group. Location was ideal to walk to town. Very clean and comfortable beds. Becca was very friendly and easy to communicate with. We would definitely stay here again.

  • Review Submitted: 18-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you. We are so glad you enjoyed your visit to the island and to our Cottage. Come stay again anytime.
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5

Great accomadations and super location on Beaver Island!

  • 5 of 5

We had a very good stay for five adults at Mr. Moon's Cottage for three nights in Sept. Having a car rental from the cottage owners made it very easy to explore the island and also have transportation to the wedding venue of our family member. I think we had the best place to stay on the island at a reasonable price and great location. The cottage was just as the pictures portray, very comfortable and great amenities. We only cooked one meal there since we wanted to try the restaurants on the island, but would have used the kitchen and grill if we were staying longer. We walked to the close by beach, which was very nice, but did not have the time to really enjoy that. A very great place which we would highly recommend.

Trudy Oele

  • Review Submitted: 11-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: You folks were awesome!!! So glad you choose to stay at our house. We really enjoyed meeting you. And you did such an amazing job cleaning up. Thank you!!!!Take good care.
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5

Very clean and quiet.

  • 5 of 5

We stayed with my inlaws and my mother in law's parents. We all had plenty of room and really enjoyed our time.

  • Review Submitted: 05-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Car: not necessary

Mr. Moon's cottage is one and a half blocks from the town and 2 blocks form the rustic north beach. You are just a short walk from everything the town has to offer. Some favorite places we like to visit while on the island are listed below.

Be sure to visit The Toy Museum, the owner Mary, has wonderful art for sale in her studio behind the museum. It is very affordable. Children love coming to the toy museum and digging through all the trinkets looking for treasures to take home.

The Island Treasures Thrift shop is a great place for all ages to find some good loot! Be sure to check out the 'barn' in the back that has larger items for sale.

Daddy Franks grill and ice cream store should also be on your list for at least one visit, if not daily for the ice cream lover.

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Prices & Availability

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Additional pricing information

Damage Deposit £74.57

First payment must be made within 24 hours of request to book Mr. Moon's Cottage in order to reserve your dates.

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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