This private studio condo located on Shanty Creek resort next to the Lakeview Hotel and Conference Center. The owner will arrange to have the unit ready for you when you arrive. Check-in any time after 4pm. Linens and towels provided. There is a lockbox with a key to the unit at the condo. You will receive the code to the lock-box once your reservation is complete with Flipkey. A housekeeper and handyman are available to service the condo as needed during your stay. The owner is available by email, cell phone, or text if you have any questions.
The studio condo unit is 400 square feet and has 2 queen beds and sleeps 4. New mattresses and box springs September 2016. Weekly housekeeping is included for monthly guests(Optional $35 per cleaning). You will have free access to the hotel pool and hot tub next door to the condo. In the summer you are free to use of the Summit Village Beach club on Lake Bellaire (5 minute drive from condo) at no cost to you.
The wireless internet in the condo is public internet from the resort and is suitable for streaming to your favorite device. There is also wireless internet available free of charge in the lobby of the Lakeview hotel next door to the condo buildings.
The studio has a small kitchenette with cooktop(no oven), mini-refrigerator (with small freezer), microwave, toaster oven, and coffee pot. The kitchenette is equipped with pots and pans for simple cooking, and dishes for 4.
Enjoy an affordable get-away at this furnished extended stay efficiency studio. This unit will give you beautiful accommodations at one of Northern Michigan's popular Golf and Ski resorts. Bellaire is in the heart of Vacation country just 45 miles NE of Traverse City.
The unit is near the clubhouse for The Legend and Summit golf courses.
Golfing: The area is a Golfer's paradise with 7 Great Golf courses within 10 minutes drive of the condo. The Shanty Creek Resort has 4 Championship Courses. The clubhouse for the Legend and Summit golf courses is part of the Summit Village complex. Golf the championship Cedar River course designed by Tom Weiskoph, or The Legend designed by Arnold Palmer.
Also golf the popular area courses: 'The Chief', 'Hawk's Eye', or Bellaire Golf course all within 10 minutes drive of condo.
The fall colors are spectacular in this part of Northern Michigan. The condo is a great location for day trips to Mackinaw Island, Traverse City, Sleeping Bear Dunes, and much more. Several Restaurants are on the Resort.
Resort & Area Amenities: The Resort amenities available free to condo guests are: indoor swimming pool & jacuzzi hot-tub, outdoor swimming pool, & tennis. Also located on the resort: Lakeview Restaurant, Gift shop, Fitness center and spa (in the Lakeview Hotel - a daily use fee is required). A number of restaurants are located in Bellaire only 5 minutes drive from the condo. Summit Village Beach Club on Lake Bellaire with nice sandy beach, playground, and charcoal grills is available free to all guests. There is a public boat launch next the the Summit Village Beach Club. Boat rentals on Lake Bellaire, and current fishing conditions are available through Riverside Marina. Kayak, raft, and canoe rental on the Jordan River are available through Jordan Valley Outfitters.
During ski season just walk across the parking lot and you're ready to ski at Summit Slopes or board the free shuttle to Schuss Mountain or Cedar River. The shuttle runs every 20 minutes all day. It's a 5 minute ride.
Skiing: Schuss Mountain features four quad chair lifts, 37 runs, 450' of vertical, terrain park, half pipe, and night skiing. Cedar River offers ski lessons, beginner slope, ski rental and access to Schuss mountain ski area. Summit has tubing by the hour, limited downhill skiing, terrain park, and ski rental (Check with Resort for days and hours of tubing operation).
The 30 km of X-country trails are groomed, and will be a delight for the beginner or advanced skier(info at Nordic Center Schuss Mountain).
Enjoy other winter activities at the resort: Rent a Snowmobile on site(arranged by Blue Sky rentals, Sleigh and Dogsled Rides(contact Schuss Mountain Front Desk), Snowshoeing (info at Nordic Center Schuss Mountain).