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Captain's Cottage is right on the LAKE to make vacation memories.

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Be ready to swim and fish from the shore. Kayak and canoe on a friendly non motorized wake lake.
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13 reviews
Be ready to swim and fish from the shore. Kayak and canoe on a friendly non motorized wake lake.
Come and enjoy the view
Can you Belive the view
Enjoy a Quite picnic
So Rustic you have to see it to belive it.
Has what you need to enjoy your vacation
Look down on the Lake and see it all!
Come and enjoy the peace
Come and play
Enjoy your time
Enjoy the woods
The view is so beutiful.
Lets see how many fish you can catch.
Come and relax on the deck
Row boat, canoe and Kayak are available with floatation jackets in cottage.
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Overview
Cottage -
3 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 6
South Boardman, Kalkaska County, Michigan
The season is changing and spring is in the air, finally. That means the morel mushroom hunting will be starting soon. Trout Season and Bass Season will be opening.
Captain's cottage sits on 60 feet of lake front property and overlooks the beautiful Perch Lake. The cottage has one of the most beautiful views of the Lake. When you wake up in the morning, you have to sit on the deck and just enjoy the sunrise. One of the favorite things to do in the area is take a canoe ride around the lake in the morning or evening. That is the time when you see the most wildlife. Another relaxing thing to do is enjoy a walk. There is a one mile loop that goes around the lake. With lots of State Land in the area, which makes the Captain's Cottage a great place for hikers, hunters and everyone else to come and enjoy. If you are able to pull...
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About the Owner, Keith Carlyon G
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a day
Calendar Updated: 116 days ago
Listed since : Jul 2013
Overall rating: 4.5 / 5.0
Based on 13 reviews and 1 property
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spina1061
Clio, Michigan
1 review
Reviewed 18 October 2017 for a stay in October 2017

Loved my stay. Everything you would need. Only thing I would suggest is to leave a supply of t-paper there. Besides that everything was perfect. Beds were great, fishing was pretty good. Besides the rain for a day and half, will be back.

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springerj...
Belding, Michigan
Level 3 Contributor
10 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 September 2017 for a stay in September 2017

Nice quiet place, very spacious cabin. Has anything you would need to have a good weekend, didn't get to get out on the water but looked nice.

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Reviewed 12 August 2017 for a stay in August 2017
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Management response:

Am so glad you enjoyed the lake and your stay. And yes we are in the process of purchasing a outdoor patio set for the deck.

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Amenities
  • Alarm Clock
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Blender
  • Boat Available
  • Books
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Iron
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Parking
  • Queen Beds:(2)
  • Refrigerator
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Ask about pets
    Ask about smoking
Bathrooms
    1 Full bath
Bedrooms
    1 Full
    2 Kings
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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.

Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 2 nights
S$198
US$150
S$198
US$150
S$1,121
US$850
Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to Singapore Dollars 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
  • Cleaning fee: S$66 / stay - Fee
  • Damage Deposit: S$264 / stay - Deposit
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The Captain's Cottage is on Perch Lake in the middle of no where yet it is 20 miles from Traverse City and Cadillac. With plenty of State Land with lakes, rivers and streams. Suitable for hiking, swimming, fishing and canoeing. The Lake is 30 acres with no gasoline engines.(a quite lake) You can stay and enjoy all kinds of fishing, there is lots of blue gill and bass to keep the family busy. Also enjoy the wildlife that comes down to the lake. Some of the wildlife you may see is deer, loons and our resident Bald Eagle . Sometimes at night while you are sitting on the deck looking over the lake you can listen to Whipper Willow. Watch out for the sunsets they are just wonderful. I have yet to capture the sunset to post on our listing, so if you capture a great sunset while staying... more
Access
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Traverse City: 40.0 km
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Nearest Beach: 0.0 km.
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