There are are wide variety of homes or cottages for rent on Beaver Island. Properties are roughly divided into three different areas.
The Harbor Area puts you close to shops, museums, restaurants and the “downtown” area.
The East Side is the sunrise side of the island.
The West Side is the sunset side of the island
Hotels, Motels, Lodges and B&Bs
BEAVER ISLAND RETREAT– Glamorous Camping- A glamorous campground with ten spacious camp sites nestled under dark skies on 10 acres. Guests will find a custom 11.5′ X 16′ (interior) safari tent with a 6’X 16′ private portico, four individual bath houses, log pavilion, guest kitchen and guest laundry. Tons of inclusions such as a queen bed, outdoor furniture, unlimited ice, grill/charcoal and firewood at each tent. Pavilion, facility and one bath ADA compliant. Tent Site 25 ADA compliant. Address 34195 Kings Hwy, Beaver Island. www.BeaverIslandRetreat.com or email contact@BeaverIslandRetreat.com
THE BROTHERS’ PLACE
The Brothers’ Place offers accommodations to Beaver Island visitors in a rustic north woods’ atmosphere just a ten minute walk south of St. James. Our lodge was formerly owned and operated for more than 70 years as a summer retreat house by the Christian Brothers religious order. Rooms are available (most sharing dormitory-style baths) from mid-June to early-September and include a continental breakfast. Guests have ample opportunity for relaxation on our building length screened porch or in our two large parlors and dining room. The Brothers’ Place is also a perfect location for your reunion, business retreat, wedding celebration, or organized fine arts and other classes. For further information, call (630) 920-0719 during the off-season or (231) 448-2204 in the summer season.View Web Page E-mail
EMERALD ISLE HOTEL
Newest hotel on the Island with 16 units. 8 Efficiency units have two queen beds in one large room with, complete efficiency kitchen/table for 4 and private bath. 8 Apartment Suites have two private bedrooms with queen size bed in each bedroom; Full size living room with optional queen sofa bed. Full kitchen/table for 6. All units have color TV/VCR with 189 channel DISH service, private bath. Hotel strategically built so all units are corner units with ceiling fans and large opening windows on two walls for cross breeze. All hotel rooms are tidied daily. Large conference room rental available with conference table for reunions, weddings, or business meetings, with full kitchen and catering available. Located in town near Ferry Dock, restaurants, churches, tennis courts, and playground. Located one block from sandy public beach. Free VCR tapes for viewing. Weber barbeque grills & picnic tables on site. On site bicycle rental. Free WIFI Internet access for guests. Free pick-up of guests & their luggage from ferry dock. 100% NO SMOKING. 100% NO PETS. Rooms rented Daily & Weekly. Weekly rates available. (231) 448-2376. View Web Site E-mail
THE ERIN MOTEL
On historic Paradise Bay; near Ferry Dock. TV, sandy beach. The newly remodeled Erin Motel is only 100 yards from the ferry dock, and features a beautiful sandy swimming beach. Open year around with waterfront rooms and TVs. Rental cars are available and well mannered pets are welcome.
Reservations or Information: (231) 448-2240.
View Web Site E-mail
HARBOR VIEW MOTEL
Located on the hill overlooking the Ferry Dock and the beautiful St. James Harbor, it has the Island’s only pool. Overnight rooms and 2-bedroom housekeeping units.
For reservations call (231) 448-2201.
View Web Site E-mail
LAZY K FARMS BED AND BREAKFAST
Lazy K Farms Bed and Breakfast is adjacent to a 300-acre nature preserve, but only 2 short miles from the harbor in St. James. You will likely see deer, turkeys and Sandhill cranes alongside our horses and donkeys as you venture down our long driveway. Chickens, ducks, cats and dogs complete our menagerie.
The rustic home has two guest suites, perfect for a romantic getaway, a friend’s retreat or a hunting weekend. Each guest suite has its own bathroom, TV w/Hulu and Wi-Fi. Relax in the great room or find the perfect spot on the deck or patio. 231-448-2150 View Website Email
OAK WOODS LODGE UNIT 7
A 2 bedroom condominium with fully equipped kitchen, linens, Direct TV, and free WiFi. Located in the woods just outside of town, nextdoor to tennis courts, fine dining, bargain shopping, and the Donegal Bay bike trail, with an easement to Lake Michigan for swimming, and viewing sunrises, sunsets, and northern lights. One half mile from the ferry dock and downtown Beaver Island. Unit 7 has one queen sized bed, 2 twin beds on the top level of a bunk bed set with a futon below, and a sleeper sofa. The back yard has a fire pit, there is a community game room, and there is an elevated deck for picnics and outdoor cooking. Smoking is only allowed outdoors. Pets are not allowed. Rent by the day or by the week. Open year around. You can book online through Airbnb or VRBO. Phone Ed Salveter (517) 227-1129 View Website Email
OAK WOODS LODGE UNIT 9
Two bedroom condominium with fully-equipped kitchen, linens, Direct TV, free WiFi and more. Nestled in the woods near fine dining, sunsets on the water, shopping, restaurants, public beaches and bike paths. Tennis court, bike path and bargain shopping are next door. Five-minute walk to museums, harbor, library, churches, and downtown. Formerly known as Laurain Lodge, Oak Woods Lodge features privately owned condominiums, each with unique decor. Two-bedroom units with twin and queen size beds. Accommodations for up to six guests with some units having a sleeper-sofa. Perfect for families. Back yard with fire pit, play area, community/game room. Large elevated deck for gathering, picnics and outdoor cooking on four grills. Smoking allowed outdoors, sorry no pets. NEW NUMBER FOR 2018 – Contact (231) 675-6717 for rentals. Rental Email email@example.com
View Website Rental Email
BEAVER ISLAND LODGE
C h a r l e v o i x H o t e l s & M o t e l s
WEATHERVANE TERRACE INN & SUITES (Charlevoix)
Condominium hotel located in Downtown Charlevoix with views of Lake Michigan or the Harbor. Suites with kitchenettes and fireplaces. Rooms with Jacuzzi tubs. Continental breakfast, seasonal outside heated pool. Walking distance to the ferry. All rooms have coffee makers, microwaves, and VCRs. Special Island resident discounts. (231) 547-9955 or (800) 552-0025. View Web Site E-mail