8 private islands in Michigan you can rent for a memorable vacation


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Sometimes the ideal vacation is one where you don't really have to be in that light, you might think that a private island is best. A few islands that you can rent to make your getaway a memorable one.


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8 private islands in Michigan you can rent for a memorable vacation Want to escape to a private island without traveling all that far Its possible at these eight Michigan vacation rentals. Some are remote and require a boat ride to be reached others are accessible via bridges walking or driving all offer a unique option for lodging when youre planning your next Michigan vacation. AshKay Island Location: Manchester Mich. on Iron Mill Pond about 30 miles from Ann Arbor Details: An eight-acre island that sits within a 156-acre lake. Theres a two- bedroom two-bathroom cottage plus a tree house with a queen bed in total the listing can accommodate up to 12 guests.

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Zerons Island Location: Sage Lake about 26 miles west of Tawas City Mich. Details: A 7.5-acre island with 2000 feet of sandy shoreline on all-sports Sage Lake. Three-bedroom two-bath cabin has a sprawling patio and grilling area pontoons available for rent. Howard Island Location: A mile north of Drummond Island in Lake Huron Details: This privately owned island is heavily wooded with cedars and has two cute log cabins complete with rustic knotty-pine interiors. One line in the listing we loved: "To watch sunsets and sunrises you simply turn your chair around."

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Charity Island Location: Near the mouth of Saginaw Bay with transportation to the island from AuGres Mich. Details: The six-person Charity Island Lodge is the only structure on this 400-acre island except for the historic Charity Island Lighthouse. Billed as a nature-lovers paradise the island is great for hiking bird-watching and fishing if you come by way of your own boat. Kayaks available for touring the 4.5 miles of shoreline. Gingerbread in Gull Lake Location: Gull Lake about 12 miles from Kalamazoo Details: Cross over from the mainland to the island via a walking bridge there youll find this charming gingerbread cabin with a knotty-pine interior and two porches for lounging.

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Namaste Island Location: Bass Lake in Traverse City Mich. Details: This 7.5-acre island in all-sports Bass Lake has a renovated log cabin and a pontoon boat for transportation to the island as well as cruises around the lake. Cabin sleeps six.

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Island near Traverse City Location: Fish Lake a small lake in Buckley Mich. Details: Reviewers for this cabin on an island just south of Traverse City loved the peacefulness seclusion and quiet. Its connected to the mainland by a little bridge eliminating the need for a boat for transportation to the island. Republic Island Location: Republic Mich. north of Escanaba Details: This two-acre island sits in the Michigamme River affording it tons of privacy and making it an excellent spot for fishing. The vintage cedar cabin sleeps four guests.

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