Beautiful Views & Beach; Attractive Lake Michigan

Cottage from Ridge. Lake is behind me.
Cottage from Ridge. Lake is behind me.Well equipped kitchen overlooking screened porch and Lake Michigan.Great gathering place.Pool table in game room, lower levelMain floor bedroomOne of two upstairs bedrooms. Sleeps 4.Another upstairs bedroom. Sleeps 4.Lower level bedroom. Sleeps 2.Cold Fall Day on the beachView from screened porch of Lake MichiganOur bridge leading to the lake.From the screened porch.Stairway to the beachLong, fun hours at the beach.Upper level shower.Winter sunset. Amazing!Upstairs vanity area leading to shower and toilet. Has pocket door.Main floor laundry room.Ahhhh! The beach.
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5 Reviews

From $200 / night

Beautiful Views & Beach; Attractive Lake Michigan
Cottage
4 bedrooms
12 guests
Varies min stay

Overview Description

Overview

Bedrooms: 4
Bathrooms: 3
Sleeps: 12
Type: Cottage
Per night: $225 - $600
Per week: $1,400 - $4,400
Pets allowed: No
Internet: Yes
Description of the Montague vacation cottage rental
Beautifully constructed Lake Michigan cottage nestled among old growth trees. Air-conditioned and gas fireplace. Beautiful, peaceful location. Large trees, wildflowers, low-traffic area. Surrounded by farmland. Enjoy a short walk across a private bridge to the 140 feet of sandy beach shared with one other cottage. Walk 70 steps down the stairs to small dunes on the lakefront. Stairway has a shaded large observation deck half way down that has built-in benches - a wonderful spot to enjoy the breezes and view.

Enjoy long beach walks, playing in the waves, building sand castles, or lying quietly on the beach reading your summer novel. Many enjoyable attractions nearby include the Hart - Montague bicycle trail, Silver Lake Sand Dunes, Blue Lake Music Camp, Michigan Adventure Amusement Park and many golf courses. The nearby lakeside towns of Montague and Whitehall offer fun shopping, a farmers' market, and fun eating spots, including an old-fashion soda fountain.

This is our retirement home: We look for renters who treat the cottage as their home.

Larger groups? Combine with adjoining property #68014 (2 bedrooms, sleeps 6).
Area Information
Near the paved Hart-Montague bike trail. Noted for bike riding in the spring, summer and fall, and cross country skiing in the winter. 8 miles north of Whitehall/Montague which has a beautiful harbor, very good restaurants, small-town atmosphere, fun gift shops and a 4-screen movie theater. A boat launches are available in Montague. A park near the harbor offers a gazebo with summer concerts and farmer's market. There is a small theatre in town with performances by local actors and appearances scheduled by more well know celebrates at times. The Blue Lake Music Camp (16 miles away) offers regular musical concerts of high quality throughout the summer. Michigan Adventure Amusement Park, also within 16 miles offers great fun for the young (or brave and foolish!) Cottage is 15 miles south of Silver Lake Dunes which offers huge, wonderful sand dunes and dune buggy rides. Pentwater is 25 miles north. A number of great golf clubs, including Thoroughbred Golf Club are in the area. A fun year-round water park as well as opportunities to horse riding are available at nearby Double J ranch.

Other Activities: Charter fishing, Championship Thoroughbred Golf Club, Paved Hart-Montague Bike trail nearby, Wonderful fruits and veggies in season

About the owner

Owner Profile

Availability

Availability Calendar

Rates

Rates

Begins Ends Week
Night
Weekend
Night
Weekly Monthly Min
Stay
Oct 30 2016 Apr 27 2017 $225 $325 $1,400 - 2 Nights
Apr 28 2017 May 25 2017 $250 $350 $1,500 - 2 Nights
May 26 2017 Jun 02 2017 $300 $500 $2,000 - 3 Nights
Jun 03 2017 Jun 09 2017 - - $2,400 - 1 Week
Jun 04 2017 Jun 10 2017 - - $2,400 - 1 Week
Jun 10 2017 Jun 16 2017 - - $2,900 - 1 Week
Jun 11 2017 Jun 17 2017 - - $2,900 - 1 Week
Jun 17 2017 Jun 23 2017 - - $3,900 - 1 Week
Jun 18 2017 Jun 24 2017 - - $3,900 - 1 Week
Jun 24 2017 Jun 30 2017 - - $4,200 - 1 Week
Jun 25 2017 Aug 05 2017 - - $4,000 - 1 Week
Jul 01 2017 Jul 07 2017 - - $4,400 - Full Period
Jul 08 2017 Aug 04 2017 - - $4,200 - 1 Week
Aug 05 2017 Aug 25 2017 - - $3,900 - 1 Week
Aug 06 2017 Aug 26 2017 - - $3,900 - 1 Week
Aug 26 2017 Aug 31 2018 $550 - - - 6 Nights
Aug 27 2017 Sep 01 2017 $533 - - - 6 Nights
Sep 01 2017 Sep 07 2017 - $600 $3,300 - 3 Nights
Sep 02 2017 Sep 08 2017 - $600 $3,300 - 3 Nights
Sep 08 2017 Oct 29 2017 $250 $350 $1,500 - 2 Nights
Sep 09 2017 Oct 29 2017 $225 $350 $1,500 - 2 Nights
Oct 30 2017 Nov 30 2017 $225 $325 $1,400 - 2 Nights
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Check In: 4 p.m. Check Out: 11 a.m.
Lodging tax: 6%
Deposits: $500 refundable security deposit.
Payment Options: Cashier's Check, Money Order, Personal Check
Other Fees: Cleaning: $200 $200 extra for Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Years & July 4 week

Amenities

Amenities

  • Beds

  • 4 Queen Beds
  • 4 Twin Beds
  • Features

  • Air Conditioning
  • Full Kitchen
  • Lakefront
  • Porch
  • Beach Chairs
  • Game Room
  • Linens Provided
  • Screened Porch
  • Beachfront
  • Hardwood Floors
  • Outdoor Shower
  • View (Lake)
  • Deck
  • Heating
  • Parking Included
  • View (Water)
  • Fireplace
  • High Speed Internet
  • Pool Table
  • Waterfront
  • Appliances

  • Alarm Clock
  • DVD Player
  • Iron
  • Stove
  • Blender
  • Dishwasher
  • Microwave
  • TV (Cable/Satellite)
  • CD Player
  • Gas Grill
  • Oven
  • Toaster
  • Ceiling Fan
  • Hair Dryer
  • Radio
  • Washer/Dryer
  • Coffee Maker
  • Ice Maker
  • Refrigerator (Full)
  • Activities

  • Beach
    (onsite)
  • Restaurant
    (5 miles)
  • Winery
    (10 miles)
  • Park
    (11 miles)
  • Bicycling
    (onsite)
  • Fishing
    (6 miles)
  • Basketball Court
    (11 miles)
  • Sailing
    (11 miles)
  • Cross-Country Skiing
    (onsite)
  • Horseback Riding
    (8 miles)
  • Boating
    (11 miles)
  • Shopping Area
    (11 miles)
  • Hiking
    (onsite)
  • Water Park
    (8 miles)
  • Canoeing
    (11 miles)
  • Amusement Park
    (15 miles)
  • Lake
    (onsite)
  • Grocery Store
    (10 miles)
  • Movie Theater
    (11 miles)
  • Theme Park
    (15 miles)
  • Golf
    (5 miles)
  • Miniature Golf
    (10 miles)


Other Vacation Rental Amenities
Antiquing
Scenic Drives
Sight Seeing
Sledding
Beach Combing
Bird Watching
Swimming
Recreation Center
Autumn Foliage
Churches
Cinemas
Live Theater
Winery Tours
Recreation Center
Hart-Montague Bicycle Trail
Michigan Adventure Amusement Park
Blue Lake Music Camp
Double J Ranch - Horses and Water Park
Golf Courses nearby
Silver Lake Sand Dunes
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Reviews (5)

Reviews for this vacation cottage rental in Montague, Michigan

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Excellent
5 reviews
Jerry Hicklin

Fantastic place

Jerry Hicklin

Olympia, WA

Fantastic place

August 21, 2016

We rented this for a family reunion on Indian Hills Road and it was the perfect place for our family to stay. We were here for a week and meant the owners, they were really nice. Great place, no complaints. House is beautiful and well maintained.

Donald Miller

Owner's reply:

Thanks Jerry, it was fun to get a chance to meet some of your family that also are our neighbors that happen to live about a 1/2 mile away.

Don & Sue Miller

EUGENE NEWMAN

golf trip

EUGENE NEWMAN

NEW LOTHROP, MICHIGAN

golf trip

September 20, 2015

Had An Excellent Stay On Lake Michigan Very Nice Home In Quiet Setting. The Golf Courses On That Side Of The State Are Excellent And Had A Wonderful Time

Chhotani Sajid

Nice house with excellent view

Chhotani Sajid

Naperville,Il

Nice house with excellent view

January 8, 2015

Stayed for three nights during new year time frame. Met our needs, although it was brutally cold enjoyed the beautiful view from the house.

Jim Farmer

Family beach vacation

Jim Farmer

Carmel, indiana

Family beach vacation

June 18, 2014

The house was beautiful , plenty of room for 4 adults and 2 kids. Loved the gas fireplace and screened porch. The beach was nice and private just a lot of insects to deal with. Don and Sue were great and met us as we arrived. We had a really nice week and would like to stay again some time.

Donald Miller

Owner's reply:

Jim,
We're glad you and your family enjoyed your stay in spite of the cool weather and the insects on the beach. With the weather being almost a month behind normal this year, we believe the insects may have been May Fly hatches which would normally happen sooner.
Please do try us again.
Don & Sue

Sue Grahek-Kratz

Phenomonal Vacation Home

Sue Grahek-Kratz

Channahon, Illinois, USA

Phenomonal Vacation Home

September 15, 2013

What a lovely, modern, clean, well appointed home in an idyllic setting. Beautiful beach and scenery.. This was our family's favorite vacation spot yet! A big thank you to the owners foe sharing their awesome home with us, and we hope that we will be welcome to return in the future.

Donald Miller

Owner's reply:

Thank you Sue for sharing your experience with your family at "Bent Pines". We are pleased that others enjoy this place as much as we do. You and your family are certainly welcome back anytime.

Don & Sue

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