Location: Idlewild, MI USA Accommodations: Cottage is approximately 1500 sq. ft. with 1-bedroom, 1.5 bath (sleeps 5+). Features include open-beam, pod-style contruction with a hand-laid fieldstone fireplace. Fully furnished & equipped, the cabin sits along the Sanborn Creek - a designated trout stream.
Description: Access to the great outdoors of Lake County near Baldwin, MI. Wonderful, custom cottage is conveniently located just off US10 & the Pere Marquette Rail-Trail system. It sits above the Sanborn Creek, tucked neatly into the woods. The back of the property joins the Manistee National Forest for easy access to outdoor activities such as fishing, hunting, hiking & trail-riding.
This prime location is approximately 2 miles east of Baldwin & just over a mile from Idlewild. This prime location offers a secluded, wooded setting with direct access to the state's premier trail system for year-round enjoyment. The Manistee National Forest includes additional off-road trails for adventure seekers - including 4x4 & off-road enthusiasts.
When nature calls, this cottage is waiting! Easy access to the local rivers, lakes, streams & activities, including the 45+ trout streams & 150+ lakes in Lake County. The Manistee National Forest offers a chance to experience wildlife - offering trophy deer, bear, foul & small game.
Amenities: Air conditioning Wood Fireplace Fire pit (outdoors) Gas Grill & outdoor seating area Fully furnished Laundry Circle Driveway Parking for ATV/Boat/RV Couch/Loveseat Sitting Chairs Linens, towels, utensils
Beds: 1 Queen Bed (Bedroom/Bunkroom) 1 Double Bed (Bedroom/Bunkroom) 1 Couch 1 Loveseat (Additional space for air mattress) (Bedding & Linens included)
Entertainment: Bigscreen TV Surround Sound/Stereo VCR/DVD/CD Player
Kitchen Fully Equipped Small appliances (toaster, coffee maker, microwave) Large Appliances (Refrigerator, Range)
Bath 1 Bath w/ Shower 1/2 bath in bedroom/bunkroom
Outdoor Features Gas Grill Outdoor seating area Walking trail to troutstream Sitting Bench
Views/Location: Waterfront (not a lake or ocean) Wooded lot Few neighbors Close to US10 - easy access Panoramic views of creek valley Natural setting
Other Amenities: Guest house (1 bed, 1 bath, small kitchen, sleeps 2-4) - ask for availability & rates
Suitability: Adults Children welcome Pets considered Non-smoking
Attractions: Manistee National Forest - joins property Pere Marquette River Access - 5 miles Pere Marquette Rail-Trail - 0.2 miles White Pine Rail-Trail @ Reed City Crossroads - 15 miles Caberfae Ski Resort - 33 miles Lake Michigan @ Ludington - 35 miles Tin Cup ATV & Motocross Trail headquarters - 9 miles Big Manistee River & Tippy Dam area - 40 miles Little Manistee River @ M37 - 13 miles Pine River @ Peterson Bridge over M37 - 24 miles Gambline Casinos @ Manistee - 54 miles
Services Hunting guides & tree-stand service Fishing guides & boat rentals Fish & game processing, taxidermy (Please inquire)
Rates: Weekly: $800-1250 (7 nights) Weekend: $300 (Friday-Sunday, 2 night minimum stay when available) Nightly: $150-250 (2-night minimum) Special: $100 extra night to any week or weekend rental Deposit: $150 due to hold your reservation Cleaning: $75 per stay (departure cleaning only. Charges waived if you agree to cleaning agreement) Pet Fee: $25 per stay (pets permitted with approval)