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Pt. Betsie Cottage

----- January 1st, 2023: Nightly cost will go to $85 a night. -----

***PLEASE NOTE: The calendar is opened to 120 days.  ONLY active duty are allowed to book outside of the 60 day window.  Anyone that is not active duty that books past 60 days will have their reservation rejected.***


General Information: Cottage is furnished with basic features. Cooking/eating utensils and pots and pans are provided. Bed linens and ALL towels (bed, bath, and dish) are NOT provided. There is one queen bed and a set of bunk beds that contain one twin and one full mattress.  Cottage sleeps a maximum of 7. No Smoking & No Pets. Parking is limited to a (10’x 20’ foot area) in front of the cottage. Vehicles unable to fit into this parking area must be legally parked elsewhere. PT Betsie Lighthouse fog signal is no longer in use.  There is no landline and no Wi-Fi.  Cell reception is spotty.  Please plan accordingly.

Fees: All eligible MWR patrons: $85.00 a night.

Coast Guard Recreational Lodging facilities are open to all authorized MWR patrons.  Active-Duty military members and their family have first priority and may reserve the cottage up to 120 days out**.  All other authorized patrons may reserve the cottage up to 60 days out.

A minimum stay of 3 nights required during standard rental dates with a maximum of 7 nights.

When making a reservation, please ensure you put your military status or eligibility in the Guest Notes. This will expedite your confirmation. Thank you!

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Amenities & Accommodations

Activities: Shopping, hiking, skiing, golf, fishing, and beachcombing are all within 10 miles, of the cottage. Traverse City, MI, with a large mall and downtownshopping center, is 23 miles northeast (estimated 1 hour travel time). Shopping, restaurants, and a city market are located in Frankfort, 5 miles south (20 minutes travel time).

Informational Websites:http://www.frankfort-elberta.com/, http://www.frankfortmich.com/, http://www.visittraversecity.com/, http://www.sleepingbeardunes.com/,

Walking Distance: Point Betsie lighthouse, Beach combing, fishing.

Recreation Equipment Available: None.

Vacation Rental Home Amenities

    • Television
    • Gas Fireplace
    • Full Kitchen
    • Outdoor Grill
    • Wireless Internet
    • Free Parking
    • Patio
    • Beach Access
    • Charcoal Grill (charcoal/fluid not provided)
    • Firepit (firewood not provided)


Rate PeriodDailyWeekly
Standard Rates: Jun 19-Oct 24, 2024 (3 Night Minimum)$90
Surcharges for holidays and special seasons may apply. All currencies are shown in USD.

Fees: All eligible MWR patrons: $85.00 a night.

Rental Policies and Conditions

Payments Accepted: Credit Cards.

Cancellations must be done via email and must be made at least seven working days prior to your reservation date to avoid still having to pay the full amount.

Driving Instructions: From Detroit, MI: Take I-75 to US 10, US 10 to Route 115 to Frankfort, MI. From Chicago, IL: I-94 to US 31, to Route 115 to Frankfort, MI. Proceed north on Route 22 to Pt. Betsie Road. The cottage is ¼ mile east of the lighthouse. Turn right at “3526” marker on Point Betsie Road, stop at 1st house on left marked 3671.