Riverside Retreat—Kayaks included!

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Entire guest house hosted by Fred

2 guests, Studio, 1 bed, 1 bathroom
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Great location
95% of recent guests gave the location a 5-star rating.
Lovely peaceful retreat on Intermediate River. Steps to downtown Bellaire: Short’s beer, unique stores, restaurants and movie theatre. This tranquil space is the perfect romantic getaway for 2 In the heart of Michigan’s prime recreation area, minutes away from championship golf courses, ski runs, hiking, biking trails and beautiful Torch Lake. Enjoy wine tasting, craft beer, Mammoth Craft Distillery and Bee Well Cider and Meadery, or just select a book from our library and relax on the dock!

The space
Guests will enjoy a tranquil one room hotel like suite. The Guest House is steps away from the main house and steps away from Intermediate River. Open your window and you’ll hear babbling water and birdsong. The bathroom is small but well appointed with multiple pressure shower head. WiFi and both local and cable TV includes Netflix. The queen bed is extremely comfortable and has a variety of pillow options. The space is both smoke and pet free. There are no cooking facilities in the cottage other than a microwave, tea kettle and coffee maker. There is a large fire pit which can be used for cooking. A small grill, fire starter, matches and firewood are provided The room has both a fan and an air conditioner. Bellaire is home to many great restaurants in all price ranges. Sample menus are available in your room.

Where you'll sleep

Common spaces
1 queen bed

What this place offers

Waterfront
Wifi
Free parking on premises
TV with standard cable/satellite
Window AC unit
Patio or balcony
Garden
Luggage drop-off allowed
Hair dryer
Fire pit

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4.98 out of 5 stars from 282 reviews

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Where you’ll be

Bellaire, Michigan, United States

The village of Bellaire is literally a flight of steps away. There you will enjoy the famous Short's Brewing, unique shops, movies, and a variety of restaurants. Hiking, fishing, biking, boating and kayaking are popular local sports and the trails and waterways are right here at your Riverside Retreat. World class golf courses and a myriad of winter sports opportunities are located minutes from your doorstep!

Hosted by Fred

Joined in February 2016
  • 282 Reviews
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Retired drama/English teachers. World travelers, animal lovers, readers, golfer. Love meeting new people. Interested in supporting local ecosystems by sustainable land management and organic gardening practices. Currently establishing a wildlife garden that encourages birds, bees and butterflies.
Retired drama/English teachers. World travelers, animal lovers, readers, golfer. Love meeting new people. Interested in supporting local ecosystems by sustainable land management a…

During your stay

Carol and Fred are onsite in main house and easily available if you need them.
Your privacy is our concern and will be respected.

Fred is a Superhost

Superhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
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Things to know

House rules

Check-in: After 15:00
Check out: 11:00
Not suitable for children and infants
No smoking
No pets
No parties or events

Health & safety

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Airbnb's social distancing and other COVID-19-related guidelines apply
Carbon monoxide alarm
Smoke alarm
Security Deposit – if you damage the home, you may be charged up to £72

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