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Glen's Tawas Lake Home, Pets Welcome, Boat

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Panoramic view into woods, all new furniture throughout house.
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8 reviews
Panoramic view into woods, all new furniture throughout house.
WW2, hunting and fishing antiques from Glen's life and times.
Back family room with fireplace/woodstove
Deck is directly off this porch
Large deck off back of house
Interior living room, AC in house. Photo is prior to antique display, now in that corner.
View of Tawas Lake near your lake access across the road.
Kitchen with oak cabinets and modern appliances. All you need is food.
Master bedroom with new bed
Second bedroom has 2 new twin beds.
A midsummer evening in the rowboat on Tawas Lake surrounded by wild rice.
Office area
Front porch has view of Tawas Lake
View from front porch towards Tawas Lake
View from your boat access area across the road
Campfire area near house
Front view of house
Back living room with new furniture
Enjoy the sunsets over Tawas Lake and the wild rice beds
East Tawas main street is only a mile away and is a great tourist town with a park on Lake Huron
Tawas Point Lighthouse at the State Park. Great hiking and birding.
East Tawas City Park 1 mile away has a great beach area
Huge dock for walking and fishing at the East Tawas City Park
View out the back door into the woods. Deck is now directly out this door
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Overview
Holiday Rental House -
2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 6
East Tawas, Michigan
Woodsy, private and pet-friendly spacious modern home in a great location across a quiet neighborhood street from Tawas Lake. Easy lake access with rowboat provided. Only one mile from the Lake Huron beachfront park and quaint shops of East Tawas, the nicest tourist destination on the Sunrise Coast.

WWII, hunting, and fishing antiques are displayed in the house to celebrate Glen's life and times. I will release a book in 2016 based on over 200 letters he wrote home to Ma during the Pacific War. I inherited the letters and the house from Glen, my best friend and outdoor fun mentor.

Fully updated with all new appliances in 2006, all new furniture in 2013. New queen gel bed in 2018. House is on three lots with huge oak trees and nice views of Tawas Lake and the surrounding woods (look for the deer!).

The main street of East Tawas en...
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Listing #FKN2069952
About the Owner
Greg K
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:95%
Response Time:Within a few hours
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Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

Wonderful place for family to gather. My 93 year grandmother made the trip from Alabama with her daughter to visit family.We were all able to spend a wonderful time together in this comfortable Lake home. We found it very clean & stocked with all you...More

Thank Emily T
Management response:Responded 8 June 2018

Thank you Emily! I'm happy that you and your family had a great time, please come again! Greg

Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

It was a cute place close to the lake and close to downtown. We enjoyed our stay. It had a queen bed, 2 twin beds and a full size air mattress which was perfect for us. It was clean and well maintained.

Thank Jennifer V
Management response:Responded 1 December 2016

Thanks for the nice review. Note that it isn't a queen but a full bed. I'm planning to put a queen in next year. Thanks again for your business and review! Greg

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Reviewed 8 September 2016

Enjoyed having a full kitchen and two dining areas. When kids wanted TV at night I used the enclosed front porch to read. Neighbors were friendly and had helpful hints about where to visit. Kids caught fish in lake. Close to town and to state...More

1  Thank Shirley B
Management response:Responded 12 September 2016

Thanks, I'm happy you enjoyed your stay but sorry you didn't like the beds. They were new 3 years ago with all the other furniture in the house and are a good quality bed. Although I never particularly noticed it, apparently these beds are on...More

Amenities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Boat Available
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Linens Provided
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Parking
  • Porch
  • Queen Beds:(2)
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Water Views
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
Bathrooms
    1 Full bath
Bedrooms
    2 Queens
    2 Twins
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Rates

Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

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Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 2 nights
R 806
US$60
R 873
US$65
R 5 773
US$430
7 Jul 2018 -
24 Aug 2018
Summer Weekly
7 nights -- --
R 9 599
US$715
25 Aug 2018 -
30 Aug 2018
Late August
6 nights
R 1 141
US$85
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31 Aug 2018 -
3 Sep 2018
Labor Day Weekend
3 nights
R 1 208
US$90
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Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to South African Rand and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
Fees
  • Damage Deposit: R 1 343 / stay - Deposit
  • Cleaning fee: R 1 141 / stay - Fee
Additional Rate and Availability Information
During mid-summer, I rent only weekly Sat. to Sat. unless I'm open at the last minute. Holiday weekends have a slightly higher nightly rate. Reduced off-season weekly rates are available. See my website at www.ecologyusa.com for my detailed rates and more into on the area and the property.
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About the neighbourhood
My Tawas Lake Vacation home is located in a very quiet retiree and cottage neighborhood. There is easy access to Tawas Lake via a public alley directly across the street where you can leave the rowboat provided. It is very light and easy to carry to the lake. Life jackets are provided. Most of the Tawas Lake shoreline is wilderness. Tawas Lake is not a typical Michigan lake. There are rare wild rice beds on the lake and it's a great spot for quiet recreation and wildlife watching, although it's also large enough that small fishing boats with motors chase the good fishing to be had there.

The house is on three lots with undeveloped lots on two sides ensuring a peaceful time at the deck and nice views into the woods. There is ample parking on the property. The quiet and paved neig...
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