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Property Details

Updated: Feb 17, 2017
  • Sleeps 8
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Parking
  • Barbecue
  • Washing machine
  • Linens provided

About the property

Cottage, 3 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, 8 Sleeps

( Cottage only rents SATURDAY- SATURDAY). Private, Cozy Lakefront cottage on Houghton Lakes North Shore.

This 1400 square foot knotty pine

cottage has 3 bedrooms, 2 newly remodeled bathrooms, a living room, and additional large sitting area with a full view of the lake! There is Dish satellite TV with 2 flat screen Tvs, Full kitchen, and laundry room. Master bedroom has a king bed with an air conditioner; second bedroom has a queen bed; and third

bedroom has a set of

children's twin bunk beds and a play area. The front part of the cottage, on the lakeside, is an original log cottage with an Up North look. The deck on the back of the cottage is just 30 feet from the edge of the lake. The water is a consistent 3 feet deep for about the first 100 yards, and then it gradually gets deeper. This sandy bottom shallow lake is perfect swimming for children!

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Recent Review

About the Owner

Aaron Hilgendorf
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
February 17, 2017

What makes this cottage unique

Sandy bottom, great for swimming and for kids to play!

1 Reviews

5/5 -
(1 traveler reviews)


Great family vacation spot!

  • 5 of 5

Great memories!

  • Submitted: Apr 12, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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Activity and Interests

Car: recommended

Swimming,fishing,canoeing,relaxing by the water,camp fires &

smores,golfing, 4 wheeling,snowmobiling, boating,

tubing,and skiing. Several places to rent boats and sea doo's.

Houghton Lake has 2 small amusement >parks with put put golf,go karts, batting cages,and more. Plenty of >fun family activities!

Rates & Availability

Rental rates

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My Standard Rate

Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $500
Cleaning fee $75
Tax Rate 6.0%

$1200.00 for the week, and a $60 cleaning fee. Holiday weeks are $1400. The week of the 4th of July is $1,400.00. The week generally starts on Sat. Check Availibility
Calander at the top of this page for availible dates. A $600.00 deposit
is required to reserve the cottage. The balance is due 21 days before you arrive. A refundable $200.00
Security Deposit is required.
Check-in is at 4:00 and check-out is at 11:00. Sheets and towels
will be available but must be washed and put back as they were. Sorry, we do not allow pets. NO SMOKING! No more than 10 overnight guests.

$700 deposit is required to book the cottage, along with a $500 refundable security deposit. The remainder, (including the cleaning fee) is due 21 days prior to your arrival.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.
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Updated: Feb 17, 2017


From the Owner

Sandy bottom, great for swimming and for kids to play!

Property Type

  • cottage


  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family


  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Washing Machine


  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Dining Area


  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys
  • Video Library ...


  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed

Location Type

  • Lakefront
  • Waterfront


  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • forests
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants

Leisure Activities

  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing

Floor Area

  • 1400 sq. ft.


  • Bathroom 1
  • Bathroom 2
  • Newly updated baths


  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1
  • Bedroom 2
  • Bedroom 3 - 1 king, 1 queen, 2 twin/ single
  • Master bedroom has airconditioner


  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Outdoor Grill


  • Guests provide their own meals


  • This cottage used to be a home and is completely furnished. The kitchen has everything you need including A >Kitchen Table, Stove, Fridge, Microwave, Coffee Maker, all utensils, and all Dishes. There are 3 flat screen Tvs, Dish satellite cable, DVD Player, DVD collection. Full sized washer and dryer. Out by the lake, there is a fieldstone fire pit , a picnic table, a patio set with 4 chairs, a gas BBQ grille, and a sandbox with toys. There is a 10 foot basketball rim out by the garage. Also, feel free to use the 12 foot canoe or the 12 foot fishing boat. ENJOY!!!

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