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The Mermaid Cottage

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The Mermaid Cottage

8 guests
3 bedrooms
4 beds
2 baths
8 guests
3 bedrooms
4 beds
2 baths
Self check-inEasily check yourself in with the lockbox.

This is a beautiful, 1900 square foot vacation home with beds for 6 adults and extra space for the kids. Most people coming to Beaver Island look forward to its abundant nature and solitude.


Wireless Internet
Free parking on premises
Indoor Fireplace
Cable TV

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 king bed
Bedroom 2
1 king bed
Bedroom 3
2 single beds
Common spaces
1 sofa bed

House Rules

No smoking
Not suitable for pets
No parties or events
Check-in is anytime after 3PM
Check out by 10AM
Self check-in with lockbox


7 Reviews

Susana User Profile
May 2018
Everything was more than we expected, very clean, very spacious, great space great everything we loved it so much that we want to go back again. Very recommended, you would love it.
Carolyn User Profile
July 2017
This was the perfect place for us at this time in our lives. With our 3 20+ kids all needing a rest and break from work, travels and school. Every morning I drank in the amazing picuresque window full of sunrise, and it was magnificient every time! The kitchen was well equipped, …
Mike User Profile
September 2016
The house is lovely. It is much nicer than I expected from the photos. It's right on the water and we were able to wade into the water from the lawn. The bed I slept in was surprisingly supportive and comfortable. Kitchen was decently equipped, and we cooked a number of meals her…
Mitch User Profile
October 2015
The Mermaid Cottage was beautiful, the views were amazing, and the house and property were both quite nice. We saw some wildlife, went swimming in the (extremely cold) lake, and generally just enjoyed our stay. Three things I would mention for other guests: 1) Cell phone …
Justin User Profile
September 2014
Our stay at The Mermaid was wonderful. Beaver Island was a great, relaxing place to spend time.
Shannon User Profile
August 2014
Mermaid Cottage was a wonderful place to stay. Diane gave clear directions on how to get there, including who to contact about getting to the island. Over all the house was beautiful, the kitchen was stocked enough for use to make any meal that we wanted, and there was enough spa…
Sara User Profile
July 2014
Going to a Beaver Island was quite the adventure. It was a cute little city with a lot of history. The public beach there was calm and relaxing. The Mermaid Cottage was a bit difficult to find at first because (Hidden by Airbnb) maps locates it at the other end of the island, but…

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Erie, Michigan, United StatesJoined in February 2014
Diane User Profile
225 Reviews
Chuck and I have been together for 30 years and have 5 children and 9 grandchildren. We enjoy the outdoors, yoga and photography and we LOVE Michigan! When we met, one of the many things we had in common was that we grew up vacationing in Northern Michigan. As a result of those…
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