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Torch Lake Michigan, Crystal Beach Rd, Sand Bar

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Holiday Rental House -
3 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 8
Rapid City, Kalkaska County, Michigan
This cozy cottage is at the base of beautiful Torch Lake, just 3/4 of a mile from the sandbar on the south end of the lake, and is an ideal location. We are across the street from a public access and have a shared private lake access as well. If you need a boat slip, you can rent from the marina just 2 minutes down the road. This cottage sleeps 8 as it has one room with a queen and two bunk beds, a second bedroom with two twin beds and a sun porch with a trundle bed which acts as two twins or a king. The house has air conditioning and heat so is perfect for ski vacations as well and just about 25 minutes from Shanty Creek for great golf and ski opportunities. There are two full baths and all bedding is supplied.

In addition, the cottage is just 5 minutes from charming Alden and 20 minutes from Elk Rapids which has so much to offer f...
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Listing #FKN3820659
About the Owner
Jamie and Kristin T
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:95%
Response Time:Within a day
Listed Since:March 2011
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Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

We sadly just returned from our week in paradise. It was the most relaxing spot with all the amenities of home. The location of the house is just perfect. The public and private access spots were so convenient for enjoying the lake. Especially with a...More

Thank Katie M
Management response:Responded 30 August 2018

Thanks so much Katie for your kind review. We are so happy that you and your guests had such a memorable time in our cozy Pine Tree Cottage. We are very grateful to you and your guests for taking such great care of the place...More

Reviewed 31 July 2018 via mobile

The house is adorable and was completely furnished with everything we needed. Access to the lake across the street and very close to sand bar. I would book this house again but not through trip advisor considering they never gave me back my 250.00 deposit,,...More

Thank j0dimarie4
Management response:Responded 30 August 2018

Thank you for your rental, this is Kristin. I am so sorry to hear about your deposit not being returned. Hopefully they just take awhile and you will see a credit soon. Please keep us posted on how we can help in anyway. Thanks for...More

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Reviewed 13 September 2016

Let me start off by saying that we found this rental by chance. We were looking for a last minute place to stay, so my husband searched on the internet for the "best lakes in America." Torch Lake was all over the place! So, I...More

Thank kimsA1223DI
Management response:Responded 12 December 2017

Wow, thank you for this very kind review. Sorry we are just seeing it. We hope you will come again next summer.

  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Bunk Beds:(2)
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (2)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Parking
  • Porch
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(4)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Water Views
  • Wheelchair Accessible
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
    2 Full baths
    2 Bunks
    1 Full
    4 Twins
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  • Cleaning fee: R 1 119 / stay - Fee
  • Damage Deposit: R 3 497 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
We have 7 night minimum rentals during the summer and 3 night minimums for weekends during the off season.
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About the neighbourhood
Base of Torch Lake, 40 minutes from Traverse City, 20 minutes from Elk Rapids and 5 minutes from charming Alden. Less than a mile from the Infamous 'Torch Lake Sand Bar'.
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Airport: Traverse City: 0.0 km
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