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Queen size bed with pull out futon bed in main room. Curtain to the left of bookcase creates private space for bedroom. Hand made quilt covers new queen size bed.
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Forest getaway near Lake Michigan adventure!

Gerard&Jan

Forest getaway near Lake Michigan adventure!

3 guests
1 bedroom
2 beds
1 bath
3 guests
1 bedroom
2 beds
1 bath
HOME HIGHLIGHTS
Sparkling clean11 recent guests have said that this home was sparkling clean.
Great check-in experience100% of recent guests gave this home’s check-in process a 5-star rating.
Great location95% of recent guests gave this home’s location a 5-star rating.

Bakery Lane Cottage- a great place for your visit to Northern Michigan. Travel just one mile off of US 31 and find yourself amid the forested hills at your own cozy cottage. Bedroom has new queen bed, clay plaster walls and a living roof above. 2017 appliances and fully equipped kitchen. Wonderfully cozy and functional space. Minutes away from Bear Lake, Crystal Mountain Resort, M22 and the Lake Michigan coast. Popular biking, hiking, skiing; with XC trails out the door. Come for a getaway!

Amenities

Wifi
Kitchen
Free parking on premises
Indoor fireplace
Shampoo
Laptop friendly workspace

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed
Common spaces
1 sofa bed

House Rules

No smoking
Not suitable for pets
No parties or events
Check-in time is 3PM - 10PM
Check out by 12PM (noon)

Accessibility

Well-lit path to entrance
Flat path to front door

Availability

34 Reviews

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Kirstin User Profile
Kirstin
June 2018
This was my second time returning to this lovely getaway in the woods! It was just as wonderful as I had remembered, plus some additional improvements! Jan and Gerard added a nice private fire pit and grill since the last time I visited. Made for a great dinner and s'mores! The …
Doug User Profile
Doug
May 2018
Gerard and Jan's place is perfect for a weekend getaway in Northern Michigan. It is super peaceful home in the woods and the ideal space for two people. Gerard and Jan provided all needed amenities and we cooked most meals there. Highly recommend and would love to come back again…
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Response from Gerard&Jan:
We are so glad you visited and the weather was just like midsummer. Your welcome back anytime to Bakery Lane Cottage!
May 2018
Jane User Profile
Jane
May 2018
Jan & Gerard's place was the best possible place for us. It was very convenient for what we were doing, besides being extra clean, quiet and off the beaten path. Jan was always responsive and went out of her way to make sure we were comfortable. She brought us fresh eggs from her…
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Response from Gerard&Jan:
It's great to read your kind words and to know that Bakery Lane cottage worked out so well for your weekend. Glad you had a good time.
May 2018
Kim User Profile
Kim
April 2018
Gerard and Jan's place was really great! What a beautiful cabin in the woods! Really quiet and peaceful, rustic but not too rustic, great fireplace, a really wonderful place to take a couple of days off and rest. They were very easy to communicate with and helpful!
Gerard&Jan User Profile
Response from Gerard&Jan:
Glad you found peace and quite during a cold Easter weekend. It’s cozy to have a fire burning and seeing snow outside. Your welcome back anytime.
April 2018
Amelia User Profile
Amelia
February 2018
Our stay was so peaceful and cozy! The Woods were amazing to walk in and the close proximity to skiiing made for a fantastic weeknd! Gerard and Jan were thoughtful and generous!!
Ryan User Profile
Ryan
February 2018
Had a great time at the cottage! It was super clean, fun winter activities right out the door, and Gerard & Jan are very helpful and friendly. Can't wait to go back!
Gerard&Jan User Profile
Response from Gerard&Jan:
Great to have Ryan and Meghan on a perfect winter weekend.
February 2018
Katherine User Profile
Katherine
January 2018
This was a great little place to stay. Super cozy and cute and a perfect weekend getaway. Would definitely recommend this to anyone!

Hosted by Gerard&Jan

Bear Lake, Michigan, United StatesJoined in June 2012
Gerard&Jan User Profile
39 Reviews
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Gerard&Jan is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
We have been living here in Pleasanton Township since the early 1980' s and we have always had a large garden and working homestead. We started Pleasanton Brick Oven bakery from this location in 1993. We have recently converted it into a private stand alone rental. The liberatio…
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