3BR 2BA Log Home on Lake Michigan in Central U.P.

From $175 / night

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  • 3 bedrooms
  • 2 bathrooms
  • Sleeps 10
  • House

Shining Shores Cottage: Get away from it all when you stay in this newer, spacious log home on Lake Michigan in the heart of the Upper Peninsula -- the ideal location to visit all the UP's best attractions!

Amenities included:

bed linens


well-equipped kitchen with microwave, refrigerator, toaster, coffee maker, stove/oven, dishes, silverware, pots, pans, dishwasher. Guests may need to purchase additional paper products and personal care items during the course of the vacation.

washer and dryer

comfy furniture

beautiful view

gas log fireplace

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3BR 2BA Log Home on Lake Michigan in Central U.P.
Garden, Michigan
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What's Nearby:

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Additional Location Information

Close to all the best sight-seeing in the Upper Peninsula: Big Springs, Pictured Rocks, Mackinac Island and so much more! Or, take it easy and enjoy the woodsy setting of the cottage: comb the shoreline, watch for wildlife, walk the miles of winding roads and trails.

Nearby activities:
-Pick strawberries in season at Klink Farms - 1mile north of Garden on M-183 - 15 min.
-15 to 30 min. to golf at Stoney Point, Indian Lake or Nahma courses
-25 min. to Manistique's Kewadin Casino
-1.5 hrs. to Island Casino in Bark River

Spend a day at the beach or one of many state and federal parks in the area.
- 20min to Fayette State Park beach and Ghost Town
- 30min to Palm Books Spring Park (self-propelled raft across Big Springs)
- 15min to Indian Lake State Park (canoe and kayak rentals, sand beach)
- 10min to Rogers Park (sandy beach swimming along US-2)

Visit favorite U.P. attractions:
-1.45min to Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore
-1.45hr to Tahquamenon Falls
-2.25hr to Iron Mountain Iron Mines
-1.75hr to St. Ignace ferry to Mackinac Island
-1.5hr to Garlyn Zoo
-50min to Point Detour in Fairport, MI at the tip of the Garden Peninsula. View Summer Island and other Green Bay islands.

Enjoy walking, biking, swimming, boating, hunting, and cross-country skiing nearby.

You won't want to miss out on local fish fries any night of the week at D&J;'s, Sidetracks or Sherry's Port Bar, all within 15-30min. Plan your vacation to enjoy the local 4th of July festivities, Fayette Heritage Days (early August), various music festivals (throughout summer in Manistique), art fairs, corn roast (third weekend in August in Cooks), and strawberry festivals (mid-July). And be sure to attend the UP State Fair in August!

More About This Location

Lake nearby, Rural retreats, Waterfront

What's Nearby

Golf course within 30 minute drive

Nearest shops, 15 miles
Nearest beach: Rogers Park, 10 miles

Getting There

Nearest airport: Marquette, 100 miles
Car is essential


Last updated on August 22, 2014
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Rates shown in $ USD

DatesNightlyWeeklyMonthlyMinimum Stay
Sep 1 - Jun 27, 2015
$175$1,2001 Night
Jun 28 - Aug 31, 2015
Summer 2015
$243$1,7001 Week
All other dates
$175$1,2002 Nights
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Rental fees

  • Damage deposit | $250

Optional fees

  • Security Deposit | $250 per stay | Refundable security deposit for stays of four nights or more, or large groups.

Additional notes from the owner

Security deposit required for stays of four or more nights.


  • Washing Machine
  • A/C or climate control
  • Central heating
  • Short breaks allowed (1-4 days)
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Fireplace
  • Towels Provided
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Alarm Clock
  • Linens Provided
Phone / Internet
  • Telephone
  • Internet Access
Property Features
  • Parking
  • Ocean or water views
  • Toaster
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Blender
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Stove or Oven
  • Dishwasher
  • Satellite or cable TV
  • DVD Player
  • Books
  • Television
  • Deck
  • Porch
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Balcony or terrace
  • 9 Dining chairs
  • 6 Lounge chairs
  • Pet friendly - yes
  • Smoking allowed - no
  • Suitable for children - yes
  • Suitable for the elderly - no
  • Wheelchair accessible - no
Living space
  • 1800 square feet

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