4 bedrooms, 2 baths cottage - can sleep up to 12. Huge well-built aluminum dock to accommodate several boats and jet skis. Sliding doors of the master bedroom that walks out to the front deck. One of the nicest spots on the lake (Barlow Lake; all sports lake 187 acres).
Cottage is located in beautiful Yankee Springs Township on Barlow Lake, a private lake 30 minutes South of Grand Rapids and 20 minutes North of Kalamazoo.
Barlow Lake is a quiet, spring-fed, 187 acre lake adjacent to Gun Lake that is perfect for fishing and all water sports. The lake is labeled as the second cleanest lake in the Lower Peninsula. Sandy beaches and a sandy lake bottom make this cottage an enjoyable place to spend time with the kids or grandkids. This cottage sleeps 12 comfortably.
Enjoy a peaceful, quiet week of fishing or canoeing or lounging on the shore. This lake is great for all sports and less crowded than any of the public lakes in the area. Located on a quiet road, with parking for 4 vehicles, this cottage is perfect for the family that wants to spend a week on the water, or for the couple that desires a week away from the bustle of the city.
Large, fully equipped and functional kitchen with:
- Drip Coffee Maker & K-cup Coffee Maker
- Stove /Oven
All utensils, appliances and furniture provided in the cottage.
- Washer and Dryer
Spacious and comfortable Living Room that overlooks the lake with:
- TV with a DVD player
4 bedrooms - 2 queen beds, 2 bunk beds (4) twin beds, 1 futon (full), and queen mattress – pull out couch.
2 bathrooms – 1st shower/tub and 2nd shower stall
Deck off the entire back of the cottage with 'sand box' area.
- Deck furniture
- Gas grill
Rental Period is Sat - Sat
You have a great place! We really enjoyed it! Enjoyed your neighbors too.
When will you open your calendar for next year?
Barlow Lake is a private All-Sports lake located in the heart of Yankee Springs, adjacent to the more popular Gun Lake. It is great for fishing, jet skiing, wakeboarding and more. Barry State Game Area is like being 'up north' without the long drive.
- Gun Lake Casio
- Miniature Golf
- Petting Farm
- Nature Walks
- Bird Watching
- Horseback Riding
- Pontoon Boat and Jet Ski Rental from Matteson's Marine or Gun Lake Rentals
Historic Bowen Mills, a fully functional 1800's mill that produces apple cider, is located on the East shore of lake. Hiking trails, horseback riding, and golf courses are all within a few miles of the lake. Fine and Casual dining are all close by. Car lovers will also enjoy the Gilmor Car Museum located a short drive away.
You’ll enjoy the area restaurants, antique and gift shops, farm markets, orchards, garage sales. A favorite activity is the fall color tour drive through the countryside. Allegan County Fairgrounds is the host to monthly antique shows from May through September. Other day trips may include Museums, Zoo, Festivals, and Shopping Malls in Grand Rapids, Holland, Allegan, Saugatuck, and Kalamazoo- all within an hour or less drive.
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Jun 1 2015 - Aug 28 2015
7 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay
Payment is usually accepted in the quoted currency (USD) unless the currency and the amount is specifically agreed in advance with the owner / advertiser.
1/2 of reservation, insurance and processing fee is due at time of booking. Rental balance, cleaning, & security deposit is due 30 days prior to rental period. WEEKLY RENTAL ONLY $1300 per week, $75 cleaning, $75 insurance and reservation, and $250 security deposit. Security deposit is fully refunded after your departure from the cottage, if the cottage is in acceptable condition.
Checkin: 3:00 PM Checkout: 10:00 AM Pets & Smoking is Strictly Forbidden. We sincerely appreciate your consideration for the next customer who rents the cottage. To this end, if the cottage smells of smoke or pets are in the cottage, the renter will be assessed an additional charge This is in place to ultimately benefit all renters. Every renter deserves a clean & fresh smelling cottage.