Cozy Vacation Rental on the Edge of Torch Lake near Alden, MichiganTorch Lake, Michigan (United States of America)
Cozy Vacation Rental on the Edge of Torch Lake near Alden, Michigan
"The cottage is located on a beautiful section of Torch Lake. There is a large deck right on the lake that is perfect for afternoon sun and watching t…"
This charming vacation rental on Torch Lake in Alden, Michigan, can accommodate up to six guests at a time, making it an ideal cottage for a group of friends or family hoping to spend some quality time out on the scenic waters. The main bedroom is furnished with a queen-size bed and has a full private bathroom. The other two bedrooms both have two single beds each. Linens and towels are kindly provided by the hosts.
The bright and open living area is absolutely ideal for relaxing after a day of exploration and guests will love the large stone-clad fireplace which keeps the whole place nice and toasty on winter nights. There is also a beautiful dining area for family meals as well as an elegant piano. The large kitchen comes with everything guests will need to cook up some delicious meals and other handy amenities include internet access, a washer and dryer, cable TV, and on-site parking.
The property is equipped with various hammocks, a gas grill for having barbecues, and a private dock with a boat hoist. There is a private 150-foot beach extending along the lake shore, where glampers can go for walks or sit with a picnic blanket and a book in the afternoons. Guests will also find various walking paths on the property, where they can take strolls through the trees or watch the birds and wildlife rustle in the pines overhead.
There is a fully-equipped kitchen, a living room with a TV and DVD player, and a wood-burning fireplace in the cottage. Guests will also have use of the washer and dryer. There is Wi-Fi in the accommodation as well.
Outside, guests will find a furnished private deck with a gas grill and a dock with a boat hoist and a mooring buoy on the lake. The yard also has hammock swings and parking spaces. Guests will have access to a private beach with beach furniture and a fire pit on the lakefront.
- Washing machine
- Shared Barbecue
Check-in: From 03:00 PM
Check out: 11:00 AM
Infants allowed Under 2 years old
Children allowed 2-12 years old
Minimum age to rent: 30
Some spaces are shared
There are no pets allowed.
Note that $100 of the reservation fee is non-refundable for any cancellation.
During the dates of 13th June and 29th August there is a minimum night stay of 7 days
Be kind to the environment and take care of the surroundings.
Location and surroundings
Torch Lake, Michigan (United States of America)
Detailed location provided after booking
- Winter sports
- Water sports
- Stand-up paddleboarding
- Wine tasting
- Wildlife watching
Glampers staying in this charming rental will enjoy an idyllic vacation with plenty of activities to choose from. Right on the property, guests can grill outside, lounge on the deck, or unwind in one of the hammocks hanging from the trees, then take a fishing pole down to the dock to fish as the sun sets over Torch Lake. With the boat hoist, glampers can put their motorboats in the water then take off to cruise around the lake, which was named "the third most beautiful lake in the world” by National Geographic Magazine.
In Alden, guests can choose between the many gourmet and atmospheric restaurants around town or explore the shopping and museums. There are several art galleries and antique shops for art lovers to peruse, while glampers who love to play golf can make a reservation for a round at Shanty Creek.
Guests can also go hiking or mountain biking on the paths leading away from town, many of which have trailheads that glampers can get to on foot from the cottage. Traverse City, Charlevoix, and Petoskey are great destinations for shopping, especially as these towns are located under an hour away from Alden.