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Bedrooms 3
Space 960 sq ft
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 1 - 4 nights


About the property


*Wake up to the sound of Whippoorwills in this secluded U.P. log cabin tucked away on its own lake with small mouth bass, brook trout, and perch!!

Come here for the best get-a-way the U.P. has to offer with an incredible price! About 1.5 hours from ‘da big Mac Bridge connecting Michigan's 2 Peninsulas. ...........

People tell us that we don't describe this cabin well enough. So here is our best: 'SOLITUDE ROCKS!! Hear what silence really sounds like. Read our reviews!

No people, no regrets, just perfect solitude! This cabin is the only place on the lake and for miles around!( there is a small hut nearby but rarely does anyone come there, and sometimes people may fish the lake or drive ATV's by) Sit on the dock all by yourself and listen to the loons or watch the brookies jump for a fly with a backdrop of a blazing sunset. Put out the camp fire, take a warm shower and crawl into bed with fresh, pure cotton sheets... one's going to bug you, no phone calls, no hassles.... all day long.

You could just push the row boat or canoe into the water and try your luck at our trophy size brook trout, (hard to catch) small mouth bass (super fun to catch) or delicious perch (easy to catch).

Maybe spend a day in Grand Marais and fish the pier for lake trout or just go play on the shoreline of Lake Superior and hunt for pretty stones & agates. Don't forget to try some specialty beers and great food while you are in town and go shopping in their little shops.

You could drive into Seney for a burger but you decide to enjoy your own on the grill, inside the screened-in porch sitting in a rocking chair over looking the lake with your nose in a good book.. It is your choice. It is time to drop everything and get away from it all.

With fabulous sunsets around a bonfire, you can watch deer swim near and hear the night sounds under the starry sky!

The cabin is centered within easy driving distance to most U.P. tourist attractions including Pictured Rocks, many water falls, Mackinac Island, Soo Locks, Seney Wildlife Preserve, White Fish Point, the Two-Hearted River, and numerous Light-Houses, etc...

3 bedrooms, sleeps 6 comfortably. Large mosquito-free screened porch, sandy beach, clear spring-fed lake great for swimming. There is a row boat and canoe on site with life jackets. It is the only cabin on the lake, and for miles with nothing but trails, trails and more trails leading all over the Upper Peninsula.

The famous Seney national Wildlife Refuge (20 minutes) is a great place to spend a day hiking, canoeing, and animal watching. ATV rentals are in Seney if you are seeking adventure and exploration on all the trails surrounding the cabin. Grand Marais with it's speciality restaurants, is 30 minutes away with Lake Superior shoreline awaiting the agate rock hounds, sun-bathers, and boaters.

This is a vacation designation for families, honeymooners, couples, fishermen, hunters, lady retreats, or just about anyone wishing to escape the hustle and bustle of everyday life. The six mile long trail to this cabin can be confusing at night, so please plan on coming in the daytime and enjoy the wilderness scenery on your way in. Because of frequent logging, it would be best to bring a Jeep or Truck.

The cabin is generator ran but feels like a normal house with electricity. All modern appliances for your convenience. With many returning guests, your vacation promises to be one of the U P's Best. Clean & Affordable.

* Wild Blueberries near this cabin- July-August - September (Pick in morning for pancakes.)

* Autumn color season: Mid September - October Beautiful hardwood colors!

* Partridge hunting season begins Sept. 15th- Nov 15th. Lots of Partridge in this area.

* Trout season begins last Saturday in April to last Saturday in September.

* Cabin is available to rent for Bear Season

*Cabin is not available for Deer rifle season

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Member since: 2007
Speaks english
Response time
Within 12 hours
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Calendar last updated:
23 June, 2018

What makes this cabin unique

Untouched U.P. Beauty

Guestbook comments from the owner

Bird hunting was great!
Oct 2013
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cabin rental in Seney

Property Type:
  • cabin
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 960 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 7
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed ...
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Beachfront
  • Lake View ...
  • Lakefront ...
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower enclosure , Bathroom has convenient washer and dryer with detergent
  • Bathroom has clean glass enclosed shower, pedestal sink and mirror with cabinet for your bathroom toiletries. Clean, cotton towels, wash clothes and hand towels. Hand soap provided.
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 extra lg. double bed , Comfortable King Bed for your relaxation
    Other (See Description) - 2 sofa bed/futon , Living room has a love seat and sofa for added sleeping area
    Bedroom 2 - 2 single bed , Two Twin beds and room to hang your bags on wall or on stand
    Bedroom 3 - 2 single bed , Two twin beds with room to hang your bags on wall or stand
  • King size beds (1) Nice, new comfortable bed with clean fresh linens., Twin or Single Beds (1) 4 twin beds two in each room, extra warm blankets if needed.
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • video player
  • Video Library ...
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • 6 garden chairs
  • 2 beach chairs
  • churches
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseshoes
  • scenic drives
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • rock climbing
  • swimming
  • water tubing
ATV Rentals or Jeepin are excellent activities to explore the wilderness. You can rent ATVs at Fox River Hotel in Seney.


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Cadillac, MI

Great place

  • 5 of 5

We stayed here for 6 days and had a blast. Water quality of lake is very nice, cabin has everything you need.

  • Review Submitted: 07/07/2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Chicago, IL

Private Get Away - what dreams are made of!

  • 5 of 5

This place is perfect if you want to get away from it all. The only house on a lake, 7 miles down a dirt path from a small road. You do not get any service, which is exactly what our bustling and busy lives needed. My boys fished daily and got to bring home meals a couple times. During the day we would explore the forest and find new lakes and rivers everyday. My husband gathered edible mushrooms and we cooked over the fire a couple of nights. This is an experience everyone needs. The cabin was clean and besides an oven, it had everything you might need. I am planning on making this an annual vacation for my family.

I suggest unplugging and visiting this beautiful sanctuary in the woods.

  • Review Submitted: 23/09/2016
  • Date of Stay: August 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 3 of 5

Cabin was very clean had everything there that you needed pots, pans, towel, etc. Very quiet and peaceful. I liked that we had the lake to ourselves. My husband and our 3 girls had fun fishing. Nice that there was a canoe and row boat already there for you to use. The property around the cabin could use some TLC but other than that very nice cabin.

  • Review Submitted: 19/07/2016
  • Date of Stay: July 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Perfect get away

  • 5 of 5

Awesome getaway tucked way back in the woods.

The cabin was nice and comfortable, the view was beyond breathtaking.

Pros of this cabin....

The inside was very well taken care of, clean organized and very relaxing feel.

The lake (Dutch fred lake) is a very good view of the sun setting and riseing.

The fishing was average,

a lot of 5-7" perch, bluegill, and had a very nice size bass that shook the hook.

They offer a rowboat and a canoe witch are perfect for this little lake....

There is a little lake near the cabin that my wife was catching brown trout out off... About a 15 minute ride from the cabin...

There is also the fox river to the east of the cabin where fishing was alright....

The road wasn't that bad never had to use 4x4 or worried about messing up my truck...

There is a lot of attractions with in a hour ride from this cabin.

Overall a very nice vacation for me and my wife....

I would definitely recommend this cabin to anyone looking for privacy..

If you are looking for a up north experience this is the cabin for you...

Thank you Dale and Mike for the opportunity to enjoy your cabin, we will definitely be back....

  • Review Submitted: 26/06/2016
  • Date of Stay: June 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great place for our fishing trip

  • 5 of 5

Went on a fishing trip with some friends and decided on this as our base camp. Dale was very helpful answering questions and offered good advice for our stay. The road in is a little rough but I would think manageable for most vehicles, I wouldn't recommend a very low clearance car though, but we had no issues getting to the lake. We found the cabin very clean and with more kitchenware than expected. Its quite nice inside but still keeps that cabin feel. The screened in porch was great and provided the perfect place to hang out and grill during a thunderstorm. Mosquito and black flies were out but I think the breeze off the lake helps keep them in control near the cabin. Take bug spray though especially if venturing out on a hike. The lake provided decent fishing, many small perch but the small mouth were plentiful and of good size. We caught about 20 legal sized bass the first night but only kept a few for a meal. Couldn't pull a trout out of there though. Would be a great lake for the the casual angler and children. However, we found excellent fishing nearby that would satisfy a more discerning fisherman. We caught dozens of brook trout a ways away including one 17"!! (this was the highlight of the trip for me). This cabin made a great place for venturing out to those hard to reach fishing spots. We brought 6 atvs with us one for each of us. This proved to be an excellent choice as lots of the additional beauty and fishing spots in the area are hard to reach by car. If you have them definitely take them. Id also recommend a chainsaw or axe as a means to gather firewood and it would be useful in the event a tree falls over the access road. The cabin is very private, we only saw one other person for the 5 days we were there and he was very friendly and offered lots of good local advice on the area. If you are coming with more than 3 or 4 people bring a cooler, the fridge is adequate but not big. Everyone said they slept well on the beds as did I. We saw loons, deer, several grouse and a king fisher during our stay. Beach was pretty nice too, mostly sandy and water was warm enough for a swim. Everyone had a great time and we will be returning some day. I think this cabin would serve people looking for a quiet getaway or an adventure seeker equally as well. It could of not served us any better. The 5 days we were there I feel like we barely scratched the surface of what the area has to offer. Thanks again to Dale for the great memories!

  • Review Submitted: 05/06/2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Awesome property!

  • 5 of 5

Great, relaxing week in the cabin! Perfect location to visit all top spots in the U.P, we are counting down until the next time we can come use this property again!

  • Review Submitted: 06/08/2015
  • Date of Stay: August 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Car: necessary

This get-a-way cabin is in pure U.P wilderness with many trails for walking, biking, or ATV/jeep riding. We are the only inhabited cabin on the lake. You truly do get away from it all. Great for swimming, fishing, and sunbathing.

We are centered in the middle and within 30 minutes to 1.5 hours drive of most of the U.P.'s tourist attractions including Seney Wildlife Reserve, Pictured Rocks, many water falls including the famous Tahquamenon Falls, many lighthouses including Crisp Point, Whitefish Point, Soo Locks, Wildlife zoos, historical sites, many fishing access sites along with canoe and kayak rentals. There is much to do in the U.P Come on UP and play!!


Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday cabin in Seney

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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Summer 2018
24 May 2018 - 3 Sep 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
4 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add AU$13 per night, per additional guest
Autumn 2018
4 Sep 2018 - 22 Oct 2018
3 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable Damage Deposit AU$268.78

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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