Beautifully decorated 3 BR, 2 BA, two-story, year-round home, walking distance to Lake Michigan, Empire Beach and the Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore Headquarters.
The EmpireHouse, built in 1985 and located west of M-22, offers guests a feeling of cottage living combined with modern amenities sought after for a relaxing get-away.
If you are looking for the quaintness of a bed and breakfast, but the privacy of your own home, the EmpireHouse is for you. It includes a fully equipped kitchen and laundry, screened porch, bedroom balconies, skylights, and fireplace. Private setting. Rent SATURDAY to SATURDAY only.
Enjoy year round activities in the place voted THE MOST BEAUTIFUL PLACE IN AMERICA, as announced in August 2011 by Good Morning America!
Fireplace, Cable TVs, DVD player, and Wireless Internet. Kitchen is equipped with Ceramic Range and Oven, cookware and utensils provided. Outdoor gas grill. Small portable charcoal grill. Outdoor portable fire pit. Linens and towels included.
Half-mile to beach, Half-mile to Empire Bluff Trail; Half-mile to Sleeping Bear Heritage Bike Trail!
M22 Scenic Drive from Empire to Northport; Sleeping Bear Dune Climb, Pierce Stocking Scenic Drive; Glen Lake; Glen Arbor
Manitou Underwater Diving Preserve; Coast Guard Station and Maritime Museum; Fishing Village of Leland;
Traverse City - 25 miles;
Sugarloaf Golf; Manitou Passage Golf Course, Dunes Golf Club - four miles;
Cross Country Skiing in National Park, Downhill Skiing Skiing less than 30 miles (Crystal Mountain, The Homestead);
Charter Boat Fishing; Jet Ski and Boat rental; Canoeing, Kayaking.
Wine tasting, touring and local farm markets.
25 minutes to Traverse City and shopping, dining and shows.
Adjacent to scenic Empire Bluff where hang gliding is popular.
10 minutes to Glen Arbor, 20 minutes to famous 'Fishtown' in Leland.
Beautiful public beaches nearby with children’s playgrounds.