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bluewater house Glen Arbor

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The bluewater house is nestled on 100 feet of private shoreline on stunning Big Glen Lake. The crystal blue water offers boatloads of activity...or just enjoy the quiet serenity and spectacular scenery!

Located in Leelanau County near Glen Arbor on M-22,
bluewater house is on the west shore of the lake and is 25 miles northwest of Traverse City. Big Glen Lake is approximately 3 1/2 miles wide and is surrounded by picturesque wooded hills. The Sleeping Bear Sand Dunes lie between adjacent Little Glen Lake and Lake Michigan.

What to do in Leelanau County?

In the summer, try swimming, boating, fishing, hiking, biking, charter fishing on Lake Michigan, golfing, tennis, dune climbing, canoeing, shopping, visitng local wineries or just relaxing!

Autumn offers a magnificent burst of color and once-in-a-lifetime views. During the winter wonderland months you can enjoy downhill or cross county skiing, snow shoeing, Nordic walking, or snowmobiling. Plus, many wonderful restaurants await you all year round.


Our two lakeside suites, North Manitou and South Manitou, include a walk-out to your own private patio, a living/dining room with cable TV, DVD/VCR, Wireless Internet, a well equipped kitchen, and a full bath. Each suite has 2 bedrooms, one with a queen bed and one with single and a bunk bed (sleeps 3). Both suites include a sleeper couch and accomodate a maximum of 5 people (up to 4 adults) an interconnecting Cottage Room is also available.

Reservations during the summer are by the week (Saturday to Saturday). After the summer weekly rental season, we offer daily rates (2 night minimum).

Bed linens and kitchen towels are included. Guests are asked to furnish their own bathroom and beach towels.

Arrival time is 3:30 pm. Check out time is 10:30 am. pets and no smoking, in the suites, Cottage Room, or on the property.

Call or complete form on our Contact Us page for additional information:
Bill & Nancy Batterson 231.334.4996

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Summer Weekly Rental Rates:
Suite - $1,475 per week*
Cottage Room - $245 per week
($35 per day) with Suite rental

*First two weeks in June and last week beginning in August
$1,275 per week.

Fall/Winter/Spring - Lodging
2 Persons (2 night min.)
Suite - $135 per night (1 or 2 persons, 2 night minimum)
Additional Persons
$15.00 per person per night

All rates are plus 6% state tax.
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