Concierge Services

We are so proud to be the only company in Northern Michigan to offer a full concierge service for our guests.  Finding the perfect home is only one part of a successful vacation.  How you would like to arrive at your vacation home and have your watercraft ready and waiting for you?  Wouldn't it be delightful to arrive at your home with fresh groceries for dinner and breakfast the next morning?  Your tickets have already arrived, your tee times have been reserved for you and your massage therapist is waiting (at discounted rates!).  Disappointed in the past with SOLD OUT events?  Not anymore!  Need tickets to theme parks or how about a concert at Interlochen Art Academy or the Opera House?  Don't miss that next Beach Bums Game!  We can also arrange your dinner reservations, catering services, or a personal chef for that special dinner.  Need a nanny for an "adult" night out?  Just think, one less thing for you take care of in planning your vacation.  Let us make your vacation fun & relaxing for YOU!

Have a special request?   Let our staff know how we may assist you!

Guest Book

Some of the greatest rewards we receive from what "we do" behind the scenes prior to our guests arrival, as well as during their visit, bring in fantastic comments in our Guest Books.  As much as we cherish our memories, as well as those relationships with our guests, while reading them.........we would like to share some of those comments with you.

We hope you enjoy them as much as we do!

..."The home was so comfortable (The Royal).  It's unbelievable you didn't miss a detail....right down to the step stool for my daughters bathroom.  Thank you!  Janice (their chef) was an absolute pleasure, and one of the best parts of our vacation"... - L. Drayson, United Kingdom
..."I cannot believe that you actually put up a decorated Christmas Tree for're going to make me cry.  Trust me, I'm telling everyone about you (your company)"... - D. Seeburger, Chicago
... 'What a great house! We started off the week with a bit of rain but found plenty to entertain ourselves with indoors, especially with the pool table. As the sun came out we enjoyed lounging on the deck, dipping our toes in the lake and even paddling the boat! We came all the way from California to celebrate Grandpa's 75th and everyone had a blast! Thank you for everything. P.S. The dog had the most fun swimming"... -The Schieferstein Family

Featured Homes 

Beachside. Escape to a beachfront condo on sandy East Bay in Traverse City. You will enjoy the beautiful sunrise while realxing in the (seasonal) outdoor heated pool. This is the perfect rental for that active "water" family!

Glenwood: There's nothing like a lake house rental in Michigan. Places in an up north wooded setting, you will enjoy downtown Glen Arbor a block away, and the ever so popular Lake Michigan! Enjoy local ice-cream for Moomers, and a nice park with tennis courts located behind the property.

The Royal: Located right on Long Lake is just one of the many reasons this 1.5 million dollar home is beyond exceptional! This home features 2 master suites, fantastic gardens, private outdoor hot tub & indoor  sauna/spa! 

Rapid River: Located directly on Rapid River, which is known for its Blue Water Trout & fabulous fishing! This home is great for the "outdoor" family that wants to relax, tube down the river, fish and grill!

Vacation Rentals

We are thrilled to offer you vacation rentals for any budget. Our wide variety of homes range from $1,500.00 to $6,000.00 per week located in the Traverse area including Leelanau, Suttons Bay, and Traverse City. You have come to the right company, so let our staff make sure you reserve the right house for your next vacation!!

We offer private home, corporate retreats, resorts, rustic cabins and multi-unit condominiums. Many of our properties are lake house rentals in Michigan.

How about a waterfront property with your own private beach? Or a peaceful home with privacy and bay views? Maybe a shabby chic condo is more your style? Have a large family in need of a location for a family reunion or wedding? Need to be by a golf course? Want a great location with shopping, dining and beaches within walking distance? Tired of business meetings always being held in a hotel? Do you have small children?

Let us find you the place that will best suit your family, for the BEST memories Possible! 

Most Beautiful Place in America

Good Morning America named the Sleeping Bear Dunes in Northern Michigan the most beautiful place in America!  This summer you can explore the lakes, hiking trails and sandy dunes in Leelanau. For events, attractions and pricing visit

Nationally recognized Malibu of Michigan

AOL Travel named the Traverse area in it's list of "America's 10 Best Beach Towns" describing the Traverse City area's "tawny beaches and towering dunes as the Malibu of Michigan".  It was the only non-oceanside community that made the ranking and it is listed along notable resort communities like Kennebunkport, MA, Pismo Beach, CA and Boca Grande FL.  The AOL Travel ranking also mentioned local attractions including the National Cherry Festival and Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore in Leelanau. The areas downtown district is lauded for its galleries, boutiques and restaurants as well as the wineries in Leelanau and on the Old Mission Peninsula. 


Trying to decide if a vacation rental home is right for you? Click here to read about some of the many benefits. 



Guest Services

We offer a
guide to "what's happening" in the area during your visit.
Interested in
"kid friendly"
activities and restaurants? Explore our "attractions" including Sleeping Bear Dunes. Have fun creating your own pottery to celebrate the occasion. Our dining guide can assist you in planning a special dinner out. The Traverse City area is known for it's fantastic festivals so make sure you check out our festival guide too! There is FUN FUN FUN for the whole family! 
Check out our other "fabulous links", as we have searched for the best information sources in the area just for you.  We want you to truly enjoy everything the area has to offer!

Traverse City Film Festival - 
July 29th to August 3rd 2014
"Just Great Movies", each specially selected by festival founder Michael Moore. Over 100 Dramas, documentaries, comedies, and more at eight venues in beautiful Traverse City, Michigan! The festival brings films and filmmakers from around the world to northern Michigan for the annual film festival in late July to early August, and also owns and operates a year-round, community-based, mission-driven art house movies theater, the State Theatre. 

Local "Nods"

Our "Nod" goes out to "Handz On Art"!  A paint your own pottery studio located in beautiful downtown Traverse City, Michigan. They offer an enjoyable and friendly atmosphere to come and create works of art. There is no hourly charge so take your time, relax and have fun. You don't have to be the next Vincent Van Gogh to create "art" on a large variety of items. Visit the web site


Our restaurant "Nod" goes to "TrattoriaStella"! 

Tucked in the old Michigan Insane Asylum, the ambiance is spectacular with brick walls hosting local artwork and dim lights.  Great organic foods and an emphasis on local products and a Michigan wine section highlighted with servers who can speak intelligently about your choice.