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853 E Front St, Traverse City, MI 49686-2775 See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
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Reviewed 2 November 2018

The price was great, the location was great, and the cottage was a perfect hub to use while we bounced around the area. On this trip it was just myself and my wife, but we both remarked while there that the cottage would be a...More

Date of stay: October 2018
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Reviewed 21 June 2018 via mobile

Lovely cottages perfect for getaways that has own kitchens for keeping dining costs down. So much to do in northern Michigan but you’ll want to just relax at home in your cottage. I really don’t want to let too many people know so there will...More

Date of stay: June 2018
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Reviewed 6 June 2018

The hosts here are fantastic. Quick to respond and accommodate. They were helpful and available anytime we needed it. The cabins were as advertised. Nothing pretentious, but definitely sufficient. The location is right between downtown and the Old Mission Peninsula...couldn't be better. Had a great...More

Date of stay: June 2018
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Reviewed 17 May 2018 via mobile

Loved this location! They’re so friendly and the cottages are clean with lots of charm and character. The first pits on the beach are great. Everything is easily accessible. We can’t wait to go back!!!!

Date of stay: May 2018
1  Thank samvanloon
Reviewed 31 March 2018

Probably the most authentic and unique resort experience being offered within the downtown area, this is 100% locally owned and operated in the heart of Traverse City. These cute beach bungalows have not changed much since my parents used to stay here in the 1970's...More

Date of stay: August 2017
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Want to enjoy everything beautiful Traverse City has to offer while still experiencing the small-town quaintness this town is known for? Look no further and stay with us as the Island View Cottages! Conveniently More located on beautiful West Grand Traverse Bay, our family owned and operated cottages offer a secluded retreat tucked amongst the trees just a short 6-8 minute scenic walk along the water to downtown and less than a half mile from Old Mission Peninsula. Be transported back to a quieter time in one of our vintage cottages from the 1950’s. Still in original condition, these cottages offer many conveniences of home including fully equipped kitchenettes, bed and bath linens, air-conditioning, as well as cable and internet! All cottages are located in close proximity to each other as well as our 132’ private beach. We have 9 cottages and 3 large houses on site that can accommodate group sizes from 2, up to 10 in our largest house, or get a party together and book several! Less
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Wheelchair Access
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Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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United States > Michigan > Grand Traverse County > Traverse City
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
United States > Michigan > Grand Traverse County > Traverse City
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Pool & Beach (9)
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21 September 2018|
Response from FrannyFran1 | Reviewed this property |
Use air b&b.
Destini V
3 January 2018|
Response from Robin P |
Any availability at all between Aug 25-sep 3?
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"Cottage 7 is great"
6 Jun 2018
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"call ahead and ask for the best available room. They always hook you up!"
30 Mar 2018
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"Find another place to stay."
16 Dec 2016
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"I heard that this hotel are booked solid especially in the summer. So plan early! We will!"
14 Dec 2016
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