Waterfront Irish Hills Cottage (Round Lake)

2 bedroom cottages, 1 upstairs, 1 downstairslarge deck overlooking water-2 bedroom2 bedroom-kitchen with doorwall and view of lake2 bedroom living room, from doorwall to balconyMain bedroom of 2 bedroom cottage2nd bedroom, best suited for kidsview of waterfrontThree bedroom cottage exterior3 bedroom patio3 bedroom cottage living room.3 bedroom kitchen3 bedroom kitchen area.3 bedroom, typical bedroomFloating Island-Great for Relaxationuse of row boat and paddleboat (free)Pontoon Boat for rent.  $500/wk, $15
0/dayview of waterfrontSand bar on lake.  Popular gathering spot.  20+ boats on a warm weekend day.Jet skis for rent, both for $1100 for the week
“ Excellent ”
39 Reviews
3440 Geneva Hwy, Irish Hills, MI 49253


Bedrooms: 2
Bathrooms: 1
Sleeps: 6
Type: Cottage
Per night: $100 - $250
Per week: $600 - $1,000
Pets allowed: Yes
Internet: No
Description of the Irish Hills vacation cottage rental
Round Lake is a 600 acre "all sports" lake. No Public access to this lake, thus less "crazies" on the lake. Access to rowboat and paddleboat included. Dock space available for your own boat. Shallow hard sand lake bottom (no weeds at all) at property great for swimming for kids of all ages. Good fishing on lake (including directly off dock). The lake offers good bass fishing, I have also caught various pan fish, as well as Northern Pike and an occasional walleye. Cottage is fully furnished, 850 sq, with a large 6x20 deck (or lakeside patio) overlooking the lake (Great Views) with patio furniture for 6. Shared (with 2 other cottages) small fire pit at waters edge.

Pontoon boat available for additional charge, also have late model jet skis for rent through an independent provider. .

I have two two bedroom cottages available, and one 3 bedroom/2 bath cottage available. Taking summer 2015 reservations now! I keep my availability calender up to date, if the calender shows an open day, at least one of my cottages is available. Make plans now for a great time at the lake, and make some life long family memories. My cottages are very Family friendly. My property is great for larger family groups as well, rent 2-3 cottages to have everyone together, yet give each family some space. Many 3 (and even 4) generational families have created some great family memories here. If you desire 2 or more cottages, NOW is the time to plan for 2015!

I only rent on a weekly basis during prime summer (Mid June-Late Aug). I offer 2 night (or longer) rentals at all other times except prime summer.

I'm very close to the Michigan International Speedway if you are coming to the area for a NASCAR race, Faster Horses concert, or one of the other many great events at MIS.

Cottages come fully equipped (with the exceptions of bed linens and towels) for you to enjoy your family vacation.
Area Information
Cottage is in the Devils Lake, Manitou Beach area. About 1/3 mile to "town". Town consists of a couple full service restaurant/bar, party store, miniture gold/ice cream shop, pizza place, grocery store. etc. Located in the Irish Hills. About 5 miles from Michigan International Speedway.

Round lake is about 550 acres. All sports. Good fishing. Lake is very deep in spots, but very popular sandbar in middle of lake draws a decent amount of boats on weekends for swimming, partying, and relaxing.

Round Lake does connect to larger Devils Lake (about 1000 acres) but only very small boats, and jet skis can make it under the brige.

Availability Calendar


Begins Ends Week
Weekly Monthly Min
Sep 28 2014 May 07 2015 $125 $225 $700 $1,200 3 Nights
May 08 2015 May 21 2015 $100 $150 $600 - 2 Nights
May 22 2015 Jun 18 2015 $125 $200 $800 $2,000 2 Nights
Jun 19 2015 Aug 21 2015 $200 - $1,000 - 1 Week
Aug 23 2015 Sep 07 2015 $150 $250 $800 $1,800 2 Nights
Sep 07 2015 Sep 26 2015 $125 $200 $600 $1,200 2 Nights
Sep 08 2015 Sep 27 2015 $125 $200 $600 $1,200 2 Nights
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Check In: 2 p.m. Check Out: 10 a.m.
Deposits: $50 Non Refundable deposit to hold 2014 summer weeks until March 1, 2014. 50% deposit due by March 1, 2014. Deposit is nor refundable for cancellations less than 60 days out, 75% refundable for cancellations 60+ days out.
Payment Options: Cashier's Check, Personal Check
Other Fees: no other fees, no cleaning fees. Pets allowed with advance approal. $50 pet fee! IF I provide sheets and towels, $50 for a 2 bedroom/$75 for 3 bedroom.


  • Beds

  • 1 Queen Bed
  • 2 Twin Beds
  • 1 Sofa Bed
  • Features

  • Air Conditioning
  • Dock/Boat Slip
  • Lakefront
  • Pet Friendly
  • Balcony
  • Full Kitchen
  • Parking Included
  • View (Lake)
  • Beach Chairs
  • Heating
  • Patio
  • Waterfront
  • Deck
  • Appliances

  • Alarm Clock
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator (Full)
  • TV (Cable/Satellite)
  • Coffee Maker
  • Oven
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Gas Grill
  • Radio
  • Activities

  • Beach
  • Jet Skiing
  • Grocery Store
    (1 mile)
  • Bowling
    (10 miles)
  • Bicycling
  • Lake
  • Live Entertainment
    (1 mile)
  • Shopping Area
    (10 miles)
  • Boating
  • Water Skiing
  • Park
    (1 mile)
  • Movie Theater
    (15 miles)
  • Fishing
  • Miniature Golf
    (<1 mile)
  • Playground
    (1 mile)
  • Winery
    (15 miles)
  • Ice Skating
  • Restaurant
    (<1 mile)
  • Golf
    (3 miles)
  • Casino
    (25 miles)
Other Vacation Rental Amenities
I also have another 2 two bedroom/one bath cottage as well as a 3 bedroom at the same location. The 2 bedroom cottages are great for a family of 4, while the 3 bedroom is great for a large family or two small familes. Call for availability of the 2 bedroom cottages. Discounts offered for multi cottage or multi week rentals. I have extended families that rent all 3 cottages for a great extended family gathering.

Reviews for this vacation cottage rental in Irish Hills, Michigan

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Jennifer Fisher

Cape Coral, FL

Great Stay

We stated in the 3bedroom cottage for three nights in late September. It was wonderful. We had plenty of room, beautiful waterview, and couldn't ask for a nicer host. Mike is great with communication and can't beat the price. Can't wait to come back.

Dion McCrary

Ann Arbor

Everyday should be like this!!!!

I rented the cottage and it was great!! Had everything we needed and the store close by had the odds and ends we forgot :) . The view was relaxing and being able to go out on the lake or just sit and chill by the lake was perfect!! Would recommend renting from Mike.. I know I will be back!!

Deborah Carcus

Toledo Oh

Girls 60 th. Birthday celebration

The cottage had plenty of room for the group. We enjoyed the view from the deck. The celebration was a success !

Mike Brooks

Owner's reply:

Glad you all had a good time! This was a group of about 8 ladies who stayed for a late summer weekend!

Jonathan Gross


Great experience

Balcony right on the lake. Good price. Good location. Very nice swimming off the dock. Mike made everything easy. Even accepted a check on the second day. Nice guy. Helpful with directions.

Gail VonEwegen-Shiple

Oregon, Ohio

A terrific Round Lake vacation

My family and friends just spent two wonderful weeks in two of Mike's rental units! Hopefully, Mike has us down for two weeks next summer in 2015! Mike went above and beyond what most landlords would offer. Our time at Round Lake is the highlight of our summer thanks to Mike!

Mike Brooks

Owner's reply:

One of the great families that visit during the summer. I am so blessed to have so many people like this visit every year!!!

Brad Gilbert

Rossford, OH

Great Summer Get-Away

I had the opportunity for an extended stay in the upstairs 2 bedroom cottage. Mike was very accommodating and a pleasure to make arrangements with. This is a perfect little property for a summer get-away whether its just a couple of you or several families. The sand bottom lake at the shore of the property makes it easy to get in and enjoy the lake. This is a very comfortable lake cottage setting!

Selina Brosamer Stephan

West Bloomfield, MI

Summer Solstice Fun

We were just there last weekend. Stayed at the 3bdrm/2bath home on the road. PERFECT for our needs (1 couple, 3 single adults, 1 child). Great area for the kids to swim and jump on the floaty! Picnic table and grassy area to hang and watch. Took the paddle boat out for a spin! Great deck area to lounge, party, and tan. Close to the store. Will be back next year! Thanks Mike!

Patty MacAllister

Pemberville, Ohio

Great Place to Stay!

Our Family would difinelty recommend this vaction get away! It was perfect! The cottage had everything we needed! The view and the accomidations were excellent. We plan on going back a few times next summer! I can'y say enough good things about the place, it was clean, roomy, and was equiped with everything we needed, like a home away from home!

Mike Brooks

Owner's reply:

Patty, I hope your grandson had a good birthday and the fish cooperated in "being caught". mike

Kelly Burnett Klingman

Dayton, Ohio

Very nice time.

I grew up on the lake so was very familiar with the area. We stayed in the lower 2 bd than moved to the 3 bd. I also saw the upper 2bd. All three were very nice, especially the 3 bedroom. Beach/lakefront area was great. Good location. Owner very nice and accommadating. Paddle boat is a little rough and needs rudder adjusted, but it is also end of season so it may have had a hard summer. We had a great time and can't wait to go back to the lake next year!

Sherri Huhn Hufnagel

Mulliken, MI

GREAT Cottage!!!

I stayed here with my niece (14 yrs) and nephew (16 yrs) and we LOVED it! The cottage is right on the water (literally just feet) and it has the perfect cottage feel... nautical decorations, older furniture, floors a little crooked, etc. Reminds me of my grandparents cottage as a kid :). We used the free paddle boat probably 10 times throughout the week. The lake is so small we could paddle all the way across and back within an hour or so. There is no DVD player and no internet (if there was I didn't know about it) which was really great because we could "unplug" for the week and just hang out. Mike and Chuck were very nice to deal with and tolerated my million questions before we even got there. There is a great grocery store just outside of town maybe a mile which had everything we needed (thanks Chuck for telling us about that :)) I loved this place so much I'm going to come back next year and bring my Mom and Sister for our week long vacation!!!

vanessa taylor

Las Vegas, NV

Great summer rental!

The rental property was clean and was everything we were looking for in a lake cottage. The owner was so helpful and making sure our stay was as great as possible. Very happy with this experience !! :)

Charles Meredith

Hawaii and Las Vegas

Round lake vacation property

Our family had a great time and the lake is one of the best in the area . We were aware that we were sharing the upstairs with the downstairs. We did not know that there was another unit just above and behind us. Parking was always a problem because of limited space. It was not the type unit you would rent if you want privacy because there are lots of people and pets sharing common areas. Also it seems that dogs are very welcome, allot of dogs and barking and hair and poop. It was ackward using the grass area with dogs sniffing us and digging holes and poop in grass when our small children wanted to play in area. I am not a dog person so that did come as a surprise that dogs had full run of house and yard. I do not like sleeping in house were dogs from stranger slept previously , but I guess people feel the need to have them with them everywhere like they are people. The owner was great and very helpful with any questions we had. I recommend this rental to anyone, especially if you are a animal lover who wants to travel with their pets and enjoy other renters pets also.

Mike Brooks

Owner's reply:

I do not allow dogs to have full use of the yard or the common areas. Unfortunately, I had a guest who did let their dog roam more than they should have. Parking is always limited at the lake. Each cottage has 3 designated parking spots, there are an addition 4 spots available for guests. This particular guest had a large amount of visitors which caused the parking congestion. I post all reviews, even the "bad" ones.

Jason Stidham

Go Blue

Just Right.

The good things the other reviewers said are all true. The lake is peaceful and great for swimming and fishing with a sandy, weedless shore. There were no issues with shared spaces; there was room enough for everyone, we had great neighbors. We stayed in the upper two bedroom and found it as described with no issues. There was no shortage of places to sit throughout the well-maintained property, very nice waking to a sunrise over the water. You'll find that the owner, Mike, is accommodating and wants you to enjoy your stay. Just the right amount of communication--the whole process was a breeze. He takes pride in his place and likes what he does---it shows, and we'll be back.

Kimberlyn Ross Brooks

Toledo, OH

Great family bonding

We rented 2 of the units and all of our expectations were met. The house and duplex were clean and well maintained. The lake was quiet and the water very clear. Thanks for the memories! Kim

Lucy Beebee

Erie, MI

Great place to stay!

We enjoyed the week we stayed there during our hunting trip. The cottage was clean and had everything we needed to have a pleasant stay. Would recommend this place to anyone. The owner was friendly and great to work with.

Vanessa Manungas

Southgate, MI

Great Family Vacation

We rented the 3 bedroom cottage. It was very clean and more roomy than I expected. The kids had so much fun with the row boat and paddle boat. They also had a chance to fish by the dock and caught some blue gill and bass. Very family oriented atmosphere. The owner Mike is very professional to deal with from the start, was very helpful with awesome costumer service.


Toledo, OH

Awesome Time!

The cottage was great, beautiful water, had a lot of fun at the sandbar. Mike was terrific and we loved the pontoon boat. The only thing we didn't love was that the people in the 3 bedroom cottage had like 20 people with them every single day. We only had people up on the weekend, because we wanted to be considerate. Otherwise, the week was one of my favorite vacations ever! Visit Highland Inn for great food and drinks and Jerry's Pub on Wampler's Lake.


Lapeer, mi

Beautiful lake

The renting process was simple with Mike. The place was pretty much as advertised and is in a great location. We rented the pontoon, and other then being hard to start (which I figured out the magic touch by the 3rd day) was great.. It allowed us to get to the very cool sand bar... Great beach, great location, very clean... Mike & Chuck the property manager, we're both great to deal with... We had a great vacation and will be ack..

Joseph Timmins

Pottstown, PA USA

Nice Place in a very good location

My family and I rented the upstairs 2 bdrm apartment and had a great time. It was really nice to have the water right there. The lake is great. Our dog loved wading into the water to fetch his ball. The weather was great. The other neighbors turned out to be great. Overall, it was a great vacation. We definitely would go back.

Vicki Vollmer Button

Sterling Heights, MI

Awesome time!

My husband and I had a chance for a spontaneous getaway and Mike had the perfect dates and cottage available. We stayed in the upstairs 2 bdrm unit and absolutely loved our time there! The unit was very clean and bug free! The water toys were so much fun and the sandy bottom right at the docks are a plus! We had fantastic neighbors below us, which made our experience that much more enjoyable! Chuck took very good care of us too. Thanks Mike, it's a beautiful lake, great property, and we can't wait to come back! John & Vicki

Elaine Skrzynski

Canton, Michigan

Summer vacation 2012

We had so much fun! Cottage is clean, view is spectacular and the weather was perfect! Room air conditioners are in the bedrooms and a fan in the master bedroom because it was hot! Walking around to see the local cottages is a treat as attractive landscaping and renovations are everywhere. We enjoyed the floating raft and the water was just the right temp. Would definitely go back to this lake again if not the same cottage. Visited Hidden Lake Gardens, the Cherry Creek Winery and Walker Tavern which were all nice. Wish I owned property on this lake!

Jason Dorf

Washington, IL

Property as advertised, yet beyond expectations

What a great time, on a beautiful lake, with a homely feel. We stayed at the 3-bedroom ranch cottage in June 2012 for a 5 day/4 night stay, and it was beyond all of our expectations. Start to finish, we had zero issues on communication and follow-thru from the owner (Mike) to the maintenance guy (Chuck). Mike was pleasant during the entire reservation and confirmation process, and was very considerate with a follow-up call upon checkout to get our feedback and opinions. Chuck was there within a few hours upon arrival to make sure everything was to our satisfaction, and provided some local tips and tricks for eateries, directions, etc. He was open with the instructions to call for ANYTHING that we needed, but because of the wonderful condition of the property, we never had to take him up on that offer, as we required no additional services or immediate needs. The property was clean, and believe it or not, I think the lake was cleaner. Crystal clear water! The amenities to play on the lake were enough to help pass the time and aid in the relaxation process. And the accommodations of the 3-bedroom cottage itself left nothing to be desired. Full kitchen (stocked with all the essentials - pots, pans, silverware, etc.), comfortable living room with big-screen TV with Dish Network service, and all the necessities needed in the bedrooms and bathrooms. This really was an amazing trip, at an amazing cottage, with an amazing setting. Two thumbs up, and we are already looking forward to our next stay there! Thanks for everything!

Tom Emahiser

Waterville, Oh USA

All in all a good time.

We rented the lower section of the 2 bedroom cottage - as suggested by Mike, the owner. I am a heart transplant patient and sometimes struggle with stairs. In short we would go again. This time we would rent the upper unit just so you don't have people walking on top of you - an older couple but could still hear every step. The unit was clean and the pontoon boat was old but ran fairly well. The manager, Chuck is a great asset - a very helpful guy. We felt we got our money's worth but wish that previous tennants had more respect for the property. Love the Irish Hills and plan to return.

Mike Brooks

Owner's reply:

THe previous guest had "destroyed" a screen and some other minor damage that Chuck was unable to repair prior to this guest checking in, all the needed repairs were done within an hour or so after checkin.

patricia gutchess

the villages fl

beautiful lake

we had great weather, owner was very helpful, nice patio ,overlooking lake, lots of lake toys to use....great for weekend get away

Danielle Dugray

North Port, FL USA

Family Fun at the Lake

Our recent family trip home to Michigan was an excellent one. This time instead of staying with family we decided to rent a cottage. Mike's cottage on Round Lake in Manitou Beach, MI was a great one. We stayed in the upper half of his bi-level lake front cottage. My boys ages 2 and 5 years had a blast fishing off the dock, swimming, and having there first bonfire. We had access to the paddle and row boats which my nephews and oldest son had so much fun using. We are already planning to rent Mike's place again next year, and this time will be considering renting the pontoon boat for the week too. The only reason I gave the place 4 stars was due to the garbage container and parking situation. Unfortunately the main garbage container began to smell by our fourth day and the smell could be smelt in not only our place but the next door neighbor lady said it was coming in through her windows too. So an earlier garbage pick up mid week would be beneficial especially on a busy week. The parking may be better to if spots were assigned. Twice in our 9 day stay we were blocked in by other renters who had multiple cars and boat trailers. This was quite aggravating when we had places to be. Other than that our stay was perfect. The cottage was clean, fully stocked with cooking utensils, plates, cups, coffee maker, microwave etc... The water view from the upper level was beautiful. And the hot water tank was awesome, not a cold shower all week.

Mike Brooks

Owner's reply:

Unforunately, this particular week the garbage dumpster was a major problem. I have never had this problem before, I don't know why it became an issue this week. I think someone not associated with my property illegally dumped something into the container. As for parking, sometimes parking can be an issue. I have space for about 13 cars for the 3 cottages if properly parked. Occassionally if people do not park "smartly", it lowers the amount of cars that can be parked.

Terry Joslyn

Southfield, MI USA

Wonderful Time had by All

We loved our stay at Mike's lower unit rental on Round Lake. The accommodations were perfect for us and our dog, Jesse, had a better time than anyone. Mike was a perfect host, we felt right at home. Water was wonderful for swimming right off the dock. The neighbors were very nice. Everything we could have asked for. Thanks, Mike.

Rachelle Eckhart

Las Vegas, NV


This was a great stay! The owner was easy to get ahold of if I had any questions. The property was clean and comfortable. The landscape was always taking care of. The kitchen is large with a beautiful view of the lake. The small town has the convience of everything you. This was an all around great stay and will definetly stay there again!

Patricia Bender Wixson

Palmetto, Florida.

Wonderful Winter Retreat 2012

We stayed at the 3 bedroom ranch from November 2011 to March 2012. There was plenty of room and at the same time cozy. The large door window in the eating area allowed us to view a beautiful frozen, snowy lake.....gorgeous during typical Michigan winters. The home heat-wise was very comfortable The owner is a positive person who is great to work with and the maintenance man stays right on top of any questions we had..There were no problems at all. The home is well - maintained. We are blessed to have found such a nice house and great people to work with for our winter in Michigan. This place is highly recommended by us! :) It must be gorgeous in the spring and summer months! Enjoy!


Toledo, OH

Greatest short week ever

My husband and I just wanted an easy and relaxing vacation. Got it here - especially being able to bring our dog. He loved it and was great fun for all the area kids. Liked the bottom cottage so we could just walk out the door and be on the lake. A few issues with the stairs, but just because we are older. Loved it! Hope to go again this year at the end of August. GREAT PLACE to relax even with others in the other cottages - no problems with anyone. We all got along great.

Mike Brooks

Owner's reply:

Potential guests are frequently concerned about the other 2 cottages on the property. My property is larger than most, so there is plenty of privacy for everyone despite the lakefront being shared by the 3 cottages. Almost all guests who stay, state that they enjoyed having some other people on the property. Have owned the property for 6+ years, never have had a problem with guests having any issue with guests in other cottages.

Ron & Sandy Tandy

Port Charlotte, Florida

Great Vacation!

My family & I stayed at this property for 3 weeks in July 2011. The cottage was clean, comfortable, and well equiped. The lake view was beautiful. We are already booked for another 3 week stay for July/Aug 2012. Tandy Family

Amy L Knorr Krimmel

Adrian, MI USA

summer getaway

Had a great week at the lake. My kids had a blast in the water and fishing off the dock.The water was clean and clear, without seaweed. Couldnt believe how many fish we caught. The sunrise every morning was beautiful. Took the boat out to the sandbar a few times and enjoyed that. Also the evening boat rides were really nice. We walked to the ice cream parlor which was just down the road. The accomadations couldnt have been better. We had a wonderful time, no complaints and would go back again.

Mike Brooks

Owner's reply:

What can I say??? My cottages are set up for "family fun".

Mike Mitchell

Athens, ga

Family vacation

Perfect setting for our needs. Close to the lake, not any sand to track into the house. Well equipped kitchen. Minor plumbing issues which the owner handled promptly.

Mike Brooks

Owner's reply:

The lake bottom at my shoreline is very shallow, with a hard sand bottom. The sand does stay in the lake. I have a local on call maintenance man who is "on call" should any issues pop up.

Daniela Silva

Allen Park, MI

Great Owner and Location!

Just spent a long weekend at this adorable little cottage on Round Lake. The owner was wonderful and very accomodating. The lake was amazing and so clear that you could swim off the dock. It was not murky or full of seaweed which I hate. I would definitely recommend this location to anyone that wants a nice get away on the water. I personally liked the lower cottage where we stayed. There are also two other cottages located above this unit but I liked sitting on the porch and hearing the water two feet away from me.

Karen Ree



best trip ever

richard sproles



fishing was good the roof over the patio could have used something to keep water from coming down when it rained but other than that things were great. had a great time

Mike Brooks

Owner's reply:

This review is from my lower cottage, there is a balcony over the patio which is not intended to be a roof, but it would be nice if the balcony kept the patio below dry during the rain.

Michelle Vaughn

Warren, MI

Nice lake, great cottage

We had a wonderful time here. The lake was beautiful, the cottage was nice. Even though it was REALLY hot while we were there, the main bedroom had air and the rest of the cottage wasn't too bad with a couple of fans going. Overall, just an great place!


Monroe, MI

Weekend Renter

Family and I had a great time staying in the 1st floor cottage.It was great that we could bring our dog and not have to worry about him. The parking on the other hand needs to be mapped out better,once we spoke to the manager about where to park the parking issues were resolved. We do plan to come back next summer for another great stay...

Mike Brooks

Owner's reply:

I have since enlarged the parking area. Each cottage has "reserved" parking for up to 3 vehicles (back to back). There is room for an additional 2 cars roadside as well. Parking diagrams are in each cottage to reduce confusion.

Heather P.

Channahon, IL

Very nice view of the lake....

The accomodations were good but there was just a window unit for the air conditioner. Thank goodness it was cool in the evenings. Only issue was that you have to share the pier, paddle boat, and row boat with another cottage. Which we did not know but other than that everything was good.

Mike Brooks

Owner's reply:

At the time of this review, this particular cottage had just one window ac unit in the bedroom which kept only the bedroom cool. In June 2012 I added a 2nd ac unit in the kitchen that will help keep this cottage cooler. This cottage does get alot of sun, and is quite bright, on the hottest of summer days this cottage is likely not to be "cool" (although the main bedroom will be), but should be relatively comfortable.


Toledo, oh

Great family cottage

We have stayed here a few times over the years, great cottage. Clean and very comfortable, great place for family. Excellent swimming, great owner and local property managers. Owner makes a few improvements each year!

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: What are the primary features of your property?
A: I great lakefront getaway for your family. Kids and adults alike love the swimming at my property. Round Lake is typically a warm lake. The lakefront at my property is a hard sand bottom. Ihave a large inflatable "floating island" which is perfect for the adults to relax on.
Q: Is there dock space for my boat, and a nearby boat launch for me to use?
A: Yes, there is a private boat lauch about 1/2 mile away. I have a large dock that can easily accomadate 4 boats. Plenty of space for your jet ski as well.
Q: Do all 3 cottages share the dock, waterfront, row boat, paddleboat, etc, does this cause any issues?
A: I have owned this property for 7 years, I was initially concerned about this myself when I first rented the property. To date, there has never been an issue regarding sharing these items. My property is fairly decent sized. Its somewhat ironic, those potential guests who were most concerned about this before staying, generally have commented after thier stay that the other guests at the property "made thier stay". If you are looking for a place to have fun and be on vacation, you will like it here. If you are a type of person who is never happy, you will likely not be happy here either. :)

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    After years of driving to Northern Michigan, I bought these cottages about 6 years ago. Though the drive to Northern Michigan never really bothered me (we would go 30- 35 weekends a year), I don't know how I did it. The quick one hour drive to the Irish Hills makes a trip to the lake so easy. I ...
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