Chocolay Getaway Marquette
*20 minutes to Laughing Whitefish Falls (Rock River, east of Marquette- west of Munising)
*30 minutes to Sugarloaf Mountain Natural Area (Marquette County)
Peaceful, year-round 3 (three) bedroom/ 2 1/2 bath home. Just a short drive to downtown Marquette. Privacy and space, surrounded by limitless options for exploring nature found Michigan's beautiful Upper Peninsula.
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
Air Conditioning: Three portable units, along with ceiling fans in every bedroom and the playroom!
ATV's: Notpermitted to be used ON the property itself. The Noquemanon South Trailhead is located 15 minutes away (11.6 miles)
Animals: White-tailed deer, beaver, squirrels, eagles, and hawks are common.
Bathrooms: There are three bathrooms located at the property...
Bathroom #1: Half Bath
Bathroom #2: Full Bath with shower (Connected to Master Bedroom)
Bathroom #3: Full Bath with shower and tub
Beach/Swimming: This property is not located on water, but the South Beach Park is located 14 minutes away for swimming! (9.8 miles)
Master Bedroom: King Bed
Bedroom #2: Queen Bed
Bedroom #3: Twin Bed and Trundle Twin Bed
Boats: This property is not located on water, but there is room to bring a trailer if you wish to boat in the surrounding area!
Boat Launch: There is a boat ramp located 10 minutes away! (7.2 miles)
Cable: There is no traditional cable at the property
Cell Phone Service: AT&T works the best in the area, we have found other providers can be spotty. Wi-Fi calling is an option if needed!
Coffee Maker: Both a drip maker and Keurig are available at the property. Filters and coffee are provided.
Distances (In Order of Distance):
*Downtown Marquette: 15 minutes (11.1 miles)
*Lower Harbor Ore Dock: 17 minutes (11.1 miles)
*Ojibwa Casino: 15 minutes (12 miles)
*Northern Michigan University (NMU): 18 minutes (12.1 miles)
*Morgan Falls: 25 minutes (13.3 miles)
*Presque Isle Park: 24 minutes (14.4 miles)
*Laughing Whitefish Falls: 21 minutes (16.6 miles)
*Dead River Falls: 26 minutes (16.9 miles) Note: this hike is moderate to advanced. It is recommended to bring a hiking backpack to carry little kids
*Sugarloaf Mountain: 26 minutes (17 miles)
*Iron Ore Heritage Trail: 26 minutes (20.8 miles)
*Detroit: 6 hours & 44 minutes (449 miles)
Dock: There is no dock at this property
Drinking Water: Well water (drinkable) is standard here. Still, if you are at all particular with your water taste, you may wish to bring bottled water.
Drugs/Smoking/Fireworks: Freshwater does not permit illegal drugs of any kind on the property. Due to the location of the properties, smoking is strongly discouraged around the home and strictly prohibited in the home. Fireworks are prohibited at a Freshwater location for the safety of all persons in and around the property, even if it is legal in that city.
Fireplace: NO inside fireplace.
Fire-pit: Located to the backyard, right out the back door.
Fishing: Bring your poles! Salmon and lake trout can be found in Lake Superior.
Fishing License: A license is required in order to fish in Michigan.
Golf (In Order of Distance):
NMU Golf Course: 12 minutes (9.8 miles)
Marquette Golf Club: 18 minutes (12.5 miles)
Grill: Yes! There is a propanegrill for guest use.
Grocery Store: Lofaro's Fresh Market is 9 minutes away (6.3 miles)
Handicap Friendly: Sorry, this property is wheelchair inaccessible.
Heat: Propane forced air head is used at this property.
Hunting: Please follow all local/state guidelines and regulations for hunting in the area. Hunting is prohibited on the property itself.
Internet: There is TDS Internet up to 50 MPS at this property.
Linens: Yes, we provide your sheets and linens. Just like a hotel, the beds will be made for you upon arrival. If you are fussy about the thread count of your sheets, just let me know, and I’ll make sure we leave a bed open for your sheets. We have just the basic sheets, pillows, pillowcases, and bath towels.
Parking: Three vehicles with trailers can park, plus pull through (horseshoe driveway) at the property.
Pets:Pets are not allowed at this property.
Privacy: The house is fairly secluded.
Snowmobiles: a person (resident and nonresident) that operates a snowmobile in Michigan is required to purchase a snowmobile trail permit. The trail permit enables snowmobilers to ride state-designated trails and thousands more miles of public roads and on public lands (where authorized). It is valid for one year, which begins Oct. 1 and ends Sept. 30 of the following year. State-designated trails are open Dec. 1-March 31 and grooming occurs when there is enough snow on the ground. Click here to purchase your snowmobile trail permit.
Space: Two story home
Seniors: There are two steps into the house, and a staircase leading to two of the three bedrooms.
Televisions: A 50" Vizio Smart TV with streaming is located in the living room
Towels: All bath and kitchen towels will be provided during your stay. Please bring beach towels with you!
Washer and Dryer: There is not a washer and dryer at this property. Loads of Fun Laundry is 20 minutes away (13.9 miles)
Wood: Please bring firewood for your stay. There is a house located down the road that sells some!
Working Remotely: There is a desk, and Wi-Fi, available for guests.
- Air conditioner unit (window or portable unit)
- Basic Paper Products (Paper Towel & TP)
- Blow Dryer
- Board Games
- Carbon Monoxide Detector
- Ceiling fans
- Heat - Propane Forced Air
- Internet/ WiFi
- Linens & Towels included
- Smart TV w/ streaming
- Smoke Detectors
- Air Fryer
- Baking Flour and Sugar
- Cleaning Supplies
- Coffee maker
- Coffee Makers: Drip and Keurig (some K-cups provided)
- Cooking and Baking Pans
- Electric Skillet
- Ice maker
- Soaps (Hand & Dish Soap)
- Fire Pit
- Patio Chairs
- Baby Gate
- High Chair
- Pack and Play
|January 2022 - December 2023||01/01/2022 - 12/31/2023||2||$129.00|
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