Eagle Harbor- Docs Inn Eagle Harbor


DOC'S INN: 2 Bedrooms, 1 Bath with a partial view of Lake Superior
Bedrooms

2

Baths

1

Sleeps

4

Doc's Inn

SLEEPS: 4

BEDROOMS: 2
BATHROOMS: 1
*RENT 1 CABIN OR ALL 4 TOGETHER

There are 2 bedrooms, a full bathroom, a full kitchen, and a large dining and living room space.

Doc’s Inn-This cottage was built for a regular Lake Breeze guest. He was a physician who traveled with his chauffeur, so the house was built with two bedrooms; the larger for the doctor and the smaller for the chauffeur. The magnificent stone fireplace was built by Louis Ozzie who also built the fireplaces at the Keweenaw Mountain Lodge. 

A message from the owners:
“At the turn of the century, our great-grandparents emigrated from Scandinavia and settled in the Keweenaw Peninsula not only building a new life for themselves but literally building many of the churches, schools, stores and homes in the area. Of course many childhood memories include swimming in Lake Superior, picking thimble berries, grilling fresh-caught fish and watching for bears and wildlife in this magical place.
We fell in love with these 4 cottages because they belonged to the original Lake Breeze Resort in Eagle Harbor. Built in the 20’s, this resort had 15 cottages that sat on “The Hill” overlooking the harbor. As time went on, some of the cottages were sold and we now find ourselves lucky enough to own four.

Frequently Asked Questions
Beach: The beach is just a short walk across the street. This beautiful sandy beach is perfect for swimming, and even has an old-fashioned slide!
Beach Chairs: Each cottage has beach chairs, beach bags, and a line to hang up your beach towels outside!
Bed Layout: There are two bedrooms. Bedroom one has a queen bed, and bedroom two has a full bed.
Cable: Yes, there is cable!
Cell phone service: Cell phone service is generally unreliable in the U.P. Though, we have found that Verizon works well here.
Fire pit: There are NO fires allowed at the cottages, but down by the beach there are fire pits available for your use.
Grill: Gas Grill and charcoal grill available. There are also grills at the park.
Pets: Sorry, pets are not welcome due to allergies.
Picnic Tables: There are picnic tables near for everyone to enjoy.
Privacy: All four cottages are right next to each other.
Swimming: Swimming is definitely recommended at the beautiful beach down the way. There are rafts available in the cottage for you to use.
TV’s- There are new TV’s in every cottage.
Washer & Dryer: There is a laundry room with new appliances.
Wi-Fi: Yes there is Wi-Fi.
 
LOCAL ATTRACTIONS:


Copper Harbor Attractions:
Copper Harbor is a town that is a short 14 miles away from the cottages. In Copper Harbor you can find some very unique places that are a must see while you are in town!


  1. The Brick House- This is a micro brewery where you can find all of the finest craft beers in the area!

  2. The Harbor Haus- Authentic German food that you must try!

  3. Jamsen's Fish Market & Bakery:- Freshly baked goods are produced here every day.

  4. The General Store- Across the street from dining is where you will find an old fashioned general store that has a gas station as well.

  5. State Campground- Historical sightings where Indians once were.

  6.  Eagle Harbor Attractions:
    Eagle Harbor Restaurant- Come to this very delicious restaurant where you will find the freshest fish and the coldest craft beers!
    Gift Shop- “The Gem Store” is the perfect gift shop, especially for anyone who is a rock hound.
    Great Sand Bay- Similar to the Traverse City “Sleeping Bear Dunes”, you will get this feel here! Just a short 3 miles away.  
    Lighthouse- The lighthouse is just a two minute walk! There is a historical museum and a gift shop that also provides a huge observation deck where you go up the steps to sit and watch the freighters go by.
    Playground- In the middle of the village, there was an old fire station turned into a huge playground for kids with picnic tables and grills. 

    Houghton Attractions:  
    Houghton is a short 30 minute drive and there is an airport in the area where you are able to rent a car. This city is on your way up to Eagle Harbor and is where we suggest buying your groceries and anything you may need for the property! There are also gas stations here as well. 

    Michigan Technological University (MTU): Just 30 Minutes south of the Eagle Harbor Cottages. These cottages are an ideal way to give your student space while you enjoy the gorgeous Keweenaw Peninsula!


     

    Amenities

    Property/indoor Amenities
    • Basic paper products included.
    • Cable- Satellite TV
    • Linens & towels included
    • Internet/ WI FI
    • Washer & dryer
    Kitchen Amenities
    • Coffee maker
    • Microwave
    • Toaster
    • Refrigerator
    • Standard kitchenware & utensils
    • Stove
    • Oven
    Outdoor Amenities
    • Patio chairs
    • Deck/patio
    • grill-charcoal
    Special Features
    • AirBnB Rounding Adjustment
Season Period Min.Stay Nightly Weekly
closed 11/27/2018 - 04/30/2019 120 $100.00
05/01/2019 - 06/20/2019 2 $90.00
06/21/2019 - 09/05/2019 4 $150.00
Sept.after Labor Day-October 2019 09/06/2019 - 10/31/2019 2 $100.00
11/01/2019 - 12/31/2019 2 $100.00

Reviews

Eagle Harbor Stay
We had a great stay. Really liked the cabin and all of its amenities, very clean and comfortable to relax in. Quite close to surrounding cottages and tight parking. We planned on a usable fireplace but it had a sign "Do not use", disappointed. Eagle Harbor is a neat little village in a beautiful setting especially when fall colors come. We also really liked Eagle Harbor Inn for lunch and dinner, with in walking distance. We definitely will be back


FRESHWATER RESPONSE:
We are thrilled you enjoyed your stay with us. We apologize about the fireplace. We hope you do book again in the future. Remember, we have 60 properties stacked around Michigan; please check out our website to see the newest homes and special deals.
Floyd Richard (Dick)
Oct 2017
Comfortable and cosy
Great house in a great location. Nice large living area. Only criticism is dish washer and furnace are loud and no heating ducts to bedroom and bathroom.
David
Sep 2017
A nice cottage
We stayed in August for 4 nights. The cottage is roomy and very well-equipped. It was neat and clean. The owners seem to have thought of everything to make the guest comfortable.

FRESHWATER RESPONSE:
We are happy you enjoyed your stay! 
Martin
Aug 2017
Excellent!

FRESHWATER RESPONSE:
Our sentiments exactly!
Nick
Jun 2017
June vacation
We stayed at Docs Inn for a week and had a wonderful time. We lucked out with good weather (warmer than it usually is at this time) and got to enjoy time at Eagle Harbor. The little beach was the perfect size and just a quick walk from the house. Being by the lighthouse was nice too. There is an observation deck there that we enjoyed going to where we could watch sunsets and the night sky. Eagle Harbor Inn has decent food for carry out which was nice our first night there. The town itself is like a step back in time-very safe and friendly. The property was well kept and the kitchen was stocked with all basics to cook with. There were also odds and ends of salt, flour, etc left over by other guests. There are two grills outside-charcoal and propane-which is nice for cooking outside. The bedrooms were comfortable and the living room was cozy. The fireplace is beautiful but non working. Lots of windows and fans to open up the house and being in the ocean breezes. The four houses are close together with a shared washer/dryer. The laundry room had everything you could possibly need-beach bags, towels, beach chairs, laundry detergent and even a first aid kit. We were the only guests at any of the four cottages so it was nice and quiet. Overall we enjoyed our stay. We have stayed at four different Freshwater properties and always had examplar service and quick responses to any questions we had prior to or during a stay. We will continue to book with Freshwater on our trips to Michigan. We would stay at Doc's Inn again as we loved the Keweenaw Peninsula and all we could do up there.

FRESHWATER RESPONSE:
WOW! THANK YOU for the wonderful feedback. We appreciate your loyalty and would concur that is a pleasure having you as guests. We are continually adding new properties, as you know, so please continue to check out our website or "like" us on facebook to see specials. 
Sarah
Jun 2017
Beyond our expectations!
We stayed at Doc's Inn for three nights in mid-July, and were most pleasantly surprised by how comfortable everything was! From the decorating to the well stocked pantry(SO great to find coffee supplies!), all our needs we anticipated and taken care of. We enjoyed being walking distance from the Eagle Harbor Lighthouse and beach, and enjoyed a great meal at the Eagle Harbor Inn, just up the road. The cottage was clean, and well taken care of. We enjoyed all the amenities of cable, Internet, and cell service. This truly is a lovely spacious cabin and we would stay there again in a heartbeat. The folks at Freshwater Rentals make everything so easy, too! They are greeat to work with!
Julie
Aug 2016
Everything was great. The cabin was well organized, well stocked and very clean. We enjoyed our stay and will stay again if we have the opportunity to return.
Katherine
Jul 2016
Welcome to Doc's Inn
Welcome to Doc's Inn
Doc's Inn entry and patio
Doc's Inn entry and patio
Full kitchen open to the large living/dining area
Full kitchen open to the large living/dining area
A short walk to Eagle Harbor
A short walk to Eagle Harbor
Newly furnished room to relax with new TV and WiFi
Newly furnished room to relax with new TV and WiFi
Another view of Doc's master bedroom with queen size bed.
Another view of Doc's master bedroom with queen size bed.
Newly updated kitchen and appliances
Newly updated kitchen and appliances
Dining area
Dining area
Another view of kitchen/dining
Another view of kitchen/dining
The "Chauffeur's" bedroom.  Brand new restonic mattresses throughout the property
The "Chauffeur's" bedroom. Brand new restonic mattresses throughout the property
Outdoor patio.  Gas and charcoal grills available.
Outdoor patio. Gas and charcoal grills available.
"Doc's Bedroom"
"Doc's Bedroom"
Enjoy your stay!
Enjoy your stay!
Kitchen bar area
Kitchen bar area
Fully furnished
Fully furnished
Bedroom #2
Bedroom #2
Recently renovated bath with full size tub/shower
Recently renovated bath with full size tub/shower
Sleep well!!
Sleep well!!
Linens provided
Linens provided


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