Blue Lakes Vacation Rentals: The Surf Cottage

Harbor Springs, Michigan vacation rental

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  • Bedrooms - 4
  • Bathrooms - 2.5
  • Sleeps - 14
  • Pets considered
  • On Lake Michigan
  • Weekly only 5/25 to 9/14

Enjoy over two acres of privacy with 150’ of Lake Michigan frontage. The total size of our vacation rental 2,400 square ft and built in 2006. Plenty of space to spread out and relax. We are located in the romantic “tunnel of trees”, which makes us a perfect destination of a honeymoon or romantic getaway. With the stunning vibrant blue waters of Lake Michigan and the seclusion that this property offers, you’ll never want to leave! Enjoy nightly campfires just steps from the door. Guest of all ages love the waterfront and the clear water for swimming. The Surf Cottage specializes in last minute getaways.  

Take advantage of our full kitchen which includes a stove, refrigerator, microwave, coffee maker, toaster, dishwasher, utensils, and dishes. 

Sleeping arrangements: Bedroom 1 has a queen bed on the main floor. Bedroom 2 has a queen bed on the upper level. Bedroom 3 has a single bunk on the lower level. Bedroom 4 has a single bunk on the lower level. In the living room we also have 2 full futons and in the family room on the lower level we have another full futon. For additional space, we provide 2 portable cots and 1 portable playpen.

Unique Features

From the moment you walk in, you will notice the retro feel of this cabin rental. There is shag carpeting, custom ceramic tile, retro antiques, custom woodwork and furniture. We even have a pool table for the guests in the rec room. Gather up your friends and family…Our rental is truly unique and will be a place where you can make lifelong memories. 

The surf cottage sits atop a 130’ bluff where you will witness panoramic views; The meandering bluff-side staircase also has an observation deck w/chairs, and a bbq grill! You will see Charlevoix and on clear days, even Beaver Island! Nothing can beat the view of Lake Michigan atop a bluff!

Welcome to your private Michigan Beachfront Resort for up to 14 people.

Things To Do

Being open all year allows our guests to experience four seasons of fun in Harbor Springs. Come visit us during the Fall Color Tour, Holidays, Ski getaways, Spring Break or a Summer trip. Summer means beach days, hiking, biking, golfing, boating, dining, canoeing, kayaking, and more! Surfing in Harbor Springs is a must. Winter in Harbor Springs includes sledding, snowmobiling, snowshoeing, and cross country skiing. 

Nearby are other popular vacation spots such as Petoskey, Cross Village and the Inland Water Way. Only 40 minutes away from the straits of Mackinaw where they offer the Ferris of Mackinac Island, restaurants, fudge shops, and more.

Amenities: Rental type

  • Non smoking
  • Pets considered
  • Suitable for children
  • Available for monthly rental
  • Year-round rental

Amenities: Minimum stay

  • 3 nights min.
  • 7 nights min.

Amenities: Housekeeping

  • Linens Provided
  • Bath towels
  • Washer & Dryer
  • Iron & board

Amenities: Utilities/Firewood

  • WiFi Internet
  • Air conditioning
  • Central heat/AC
  • Ceiling fans
  • Fireplace
  • Fireplace (gas/electric)

Amenities: Kitchen amenities

  • Furnished kitchen
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Oven
  • Microwave
  • Coffee maker
  • Toaster
  • Dishwasher
  • Wine glasses
  • Mixing bowls
  • Measuring cups

Amenities: Bathroom amenities

  • Shower
  • Bathtub
  • Paper products

Amenities: Onsite recreation

  • Television
  • VCR/DVD TV
  • Satellite/Cable TV
  • Home theater
  • Video library
  • Board games
  • Game room
  • Gaming system
  • Deck
  • Multiple decks
  • Patio
  • Picnic table
  • Outdoor grill
  • Grill (charcoal)
  • Outdoor firepit
  • Yard games
  • Playground
  • On ATV trail

Amenities: Waterfront recreation

  • Private sand beach
  • Beach toys

Amenities: Nearby recreation

  • Hiking trails
  • Bike trails
  • Mountain biking
  • Horseback riding
  • Downhill skiing
  • Golfing
  • Designated scenic highway
  • Vineyards
  • Fishing
  • Boating
  • Lakes
  • Great Lakes
  • Water sport rentals
  • Public boat launch

Amenities:

Rental type

  • Non smoking
  • Pets considered
  • Suitable for children
  • Available for monthly rental
  • Year-round rental

Minimum stay

  • 3 nights min.
  • 7 nights min.

Housekeeping

  • Linens Provided
  • Bath towels
  • Washer & Dryer
  • Iron & board

Utilities/Firewood

  • WiFi Internet
  • Air conditioning
  • Central heat/AC
  • Ceiling fans
  • Fireplace
  • Fireplace (gas/electric)

Kitchen amenities

  • Furnished kitchen
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Oven
  • Microwave
  • Coffee maker
  • Toaster
  • Dishwasher
  • Wine glasses
  • Mixing bowls
  • Measuring cups

Bathroom amenities

  • Shower
  • Bathtub
  • Paper products

Onsite recreation

  • Television
  • VCR/DVD TV
  • Satellite/Cable TV
  • Home theater
  • Video library
  • Board games
  • Game room
  • Gaming system
  • Deck
  • Multiple decks
  • Patio
  • Picnic table
  • Outdoor grill
  • Grill (charcoal)
  • Outdoor firepit
  • Yard games
  • Playground
  • On ATV trail

Waterfront recreation

  • Private sand beach
  • Beach toys

Nearby recreation

  • Hiking trails
  • Bike trails
  • Mountain biking
  • Horseback riding
  • Downhill skiing
  • Golfing
  • Designated scenic highway
  • Vineyards
  • Fishing
  • Boating
  • Lakes
  • Great Lakes
  • Water sport rentals
  • Public boat launch

Property styles

  • Cabin
  • Cottage
  • Vacation home
  • Single rental

Property settings

  • Lakeview
  • In the bluffs
  • Secluded
  • Lake Michigan

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Rates & Specials

BOOK DIRECT
$320 - $320 per night
$1700 - $4000 per week

3rd party booking

$416 - $416 per night
$2210 - $5200 per week

September 2 - September 9, 2023 = $2100/week

September 9 - September 16, 2023 = $1900/week

September 16, 2023 - May 25, 2024 = $1700/week, or $320/night 
(3 night minimum)

May 25 - June 1, 2024 = $1900/week

June 1 - June 8, 2024 = $2100/week

June 8 - June 15, 2024 = $2700/week

June 15 - June 22, 2024 = $3100/week

June 22 - June 29, 2024 = $3800/week

June 29 - July 6, 2024 = $4000/week

July 6 - August 24, 2024 = $3800/week

August 24 - August 31, 2024 = $2800/week

August 31 - September 7, 2024 = $2100/week

September 7 - September 14, 2024 = $1900/week

September 14, 2024 - May 24, 2025 = $1700/week, or $320/night 
(3 night minimum)


Map & Owner/Manager Info.

Property Details

2853 S. Lake Shore Rd.
Harbor Springs, MI 49740
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231-632-0833
If you call, mention "Rent Michigan Cabins". Visit website (if listed) then return and send your inquiry.

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