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Whitmore Bay(Whitmore Lake, MI)- Waterfront, private dock, sleeps 10












Whitmore Bay is a lakefront retreat on Whitmore Lake, just 20 minutes from Ann Arbor, MI. The property sleeps 10 and includes 4 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms. Amenities feature a private 30 ft. dock, available from Memorial Day to Labor Day. With easy access to major cities like Detroit and Lansing, it offers a perfect blend of tranquility and convenience for a family vacation or a peaceful getaway.



Air Conditioning: Yes, Central air

ATV's: Not on property

First Floor-  Shower, toilet, sink
Second Floor- Tub/shower, sink, toilet
Master(second floor)- Shower, sink, toilet

Beach/Swimming: Not a traditional sandy beach but swimming from property off of dock. The immediate area by the sea wall can be unappealing to some. We recommend swimming shoes! 


Bedroom Configurations:
Master Bedroom- King size bed with attached bathroom and TV
Second Bedroom- Queen size bed
Third Bedroom- Full bed and Twin/Twin bunkbed

Main Floor-
Fourth Bedroom- Full bed and TV

Boats: Single kayak and double kayak (Memorial Day to Labor Day)

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    Boat Launch: Whitmore Lake Boat Launch 6 min(2 miles)

    Cable: No traditional cable but TV's are capable of streaming and have Firesticks available for use
    Cell Phone Service: Most Major carriers work well

    Coffee Maker: Keurig single serve- K-cups, sugar, and creamer provided

    Ann Arbor- 20 min(11.4 miles)
    Detroit- 52 min(48 miles)
    Lansing- 54 min(55.3 miles)
    Toledo- 1 hr 4 min( 65.4 miles)
    Saginaw- 1 hr 21 min (70.4 miles)
    Dock: Yes, 30 ft. dock. Available seasonally between Memorial Day and Labor Day (weather permitting).


    Drinking Water: Drinkable Well 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

    Fire-pit: Not a traditional firepit. It is a propane fire table. 

    Fishing: Bass, Bluegill, Sunfish, Pike can all be caught on Whitmore Lake

    Fishing License:  A license is required in order to fish in Michigan.

    Whitmore Lake Golf Links- 5 min(2.4 miles)
    Rolling Meadows Golf Course- 12 min (6.1 miles)

    Grill: Propane grill 

    Grocery Store:
    Polly Market- 2 min (.7 miles)
    Kroger- 12 min (7.5 miles)

    Heat: Forced Air

    Internet: Yes, 300 mbps, fast enough to work from location

    Linens: Yes, we provide your sheets and linens. Just like a hotel, the beds will be made for you upon arrival. We have just the basic sheets, pillows, pillowcases, and bath towels.


    Parking: Enough room for 4 to 5 cars or 3 cars and 1 trailer. Be aware that parking is very close to the street. Your trailer will need to be disconnected to fit in a parking space. Trailers over 30 feet long will not fit in the parking spaces. The driveway itself has an incline. 

    Pets: No pets allowed at this property

    Privacy: There are neighbors on both sides

    Space: 2 level home

    Seniors: Welcome! 2 steps in and a bedroom located on lower level. Be aware that there is a decent incline down the driveway from the parking area. There are no steps from the parking area to the sidewalk. 

    Living Room- 70" Streaming TV
    Master Bedroom- 55" Streaming TV
    First Floor Bedroom- 55" Streaming TV

    Towels: All bath and kitchen towels will be provided during your stay. Please bring beach towels with you!

    Washer and Dryer: Yes, Laundry soap provided

    Wood: Not provided







    Property/Indoor Amenities
    • Balcony
    • Basic Paper Products (Paper Towel & TP)
    • Beach Towels
    • Blankets
    • Blow Dryer
    • Board Games
    • Carbon Monoxide Detector
    • Ceiling fans
    • Central air conditioning
    • Heat - Forced Air Furnace
    • Internet/ WiFi
    • Iron & Ironing board
    • Linens & Towels included
    • Shampoo
    • Conditioner
    • Smart TV
    • Smoke Detectors
    • Vacuum
    • Washer & dryer
    Kitchen Amenities
    • Cleaning Supplies
    • Cooking and Baking Pans
    • Crockpot
    • Dishwasher
    • Ice maker
    • Keurig--some K-cups provided
    • Microwave
    • Oven
    • Refrigerator
    • Soaps (Hand & Dish Soap)
    • Standard Kitchenware & Utensils
    • Stove
    • Toaster
    Outdoor Amenities
    • Deck/Patio
    • Good Fishing
    • Grill-Propane
    • Kayak Included
    • Patio Chairs
    • Private Boat Dock
    Special Features
    • Large Individual Rentals

Season Period Min.Stay Nightly Weekly
January - December 2024 01/01/2024 - 12/31/2024 2 $299.00
January - December 2025 01/01/2025 - 12/31/2025 2 $299.00


Great place for the family
Perfect place for our visit to Brighton for a family Christmas party. Updated interior, great kitchen, very clean, comfortable beds, lakefront views! We will definitely plan to book here again for our next visit. Thanks!


Thank you for reviewing your stay, James! We are so happy to know you and your family were able to enjoy your stay and each other this Christmas season, and that our home could be a part of the memories shared! It's great to know you found the beds to be comfortable, home to be clean and or course the wonderful views offered here! We can't wait to host you again in the future! 
Dec 2023

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