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Historic Jacob Wendell House on Mackinac Island

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Overview
4 bedrooms
5 bathrooms
10 guests
2 nights minimum
Holiday Rental House
For the 2018 season we will be updating the calendar by Nov. 15th, 2017. Please check the 2018 calendar for availability and feel free to contact us if you are interested in an available date. For the 2019 season and beyond, we have a new system for guests interested in making a reservation at the Jacob Wendell House. We will accept reservations starting October 15, 2018 at 10:00A.M. Eastern Time, until the calendar is full. At that time, if still interested, we can put you on our cancellation list. 1. First, check the calendar for availability. 2. Next, call us at beginning October 15, 2018 at 10:00A.M. Eastern Time . PLEASE DO NOT FILL IN ANY PAYMENT INFORMATION, WE DO PAYMENT ONCE WE SPEAK WITH YOU AND CONFIRM. Open May 4th - October 28th, this beautifully restored hom...For the 2018 season we will be updating the calendar by Nov. 15th, 2017. Please check the 2018 calendar for availability and feel free to contact us if you are interested in an available date. For the 2019 season and beyond, we have a new system for guests interested in making a reservation at the Jacob Wendell House. We will accept reservations starting October 15, 2018 at 10:00A.M. Eastern Time, until the calendar is full. At that time, if still interested, we can put you on our cancellation list. 1. First, check the calendar for availability. 2. Next, call us at beginning October 15, 2018 at 10:00A.M. Eastern Time . PLEASE DO NOT FILL IN ANY PAYMENT INFORMATION, WE DO PAYMENT ONCE WE SPEAK WITH YOU AND CONFIRM. Open May 4th - October 28th, this beautifully restored home is the perfect setting for family vacations, wedding parties, friends and business groups. This four bedroom, private bath home provides all the modern amenities for your Mackinac island vacation including spacious living areas, partial water views, large porches and a fenced yard. The perfect location from town, just far enough from the hustle and bustle of downtown yet you can easily walk, bicycle or take a horse drawn carriage home from dinner at the many wonderful restaurants. Thank you for visiting our site. More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Bathrooms
1 Half bath, 4 Full baths
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About the Owner
Liz B
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:80%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:April 2011
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Reviewed 26 August 2018

Excellent location just outside downtown and close to shore front park trails. Innkeepers were extremely responsive and friendly. The house is large and clean with room to spread out, cook and relax for our group of 6 adults, including large patios for sitting, dining, grilling....More

Date of stay: August 2018
1  Thank travelrite2018
Management response:Responded 31 August 2018

We are so pleased that the Jacob Wendell House was just what you needed for your group. We all need a little privacy to stretch out and relax from time to time. Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with others. In...More

Reviewed 8 July 2018

We used the whole Jacob Wendell home and Carriage House for a week with family and friends. Had a great time. So close to everything. Kristen was so helpful throughout and Barb was onsite to help with any questions. We look forward to returning! See...More

Date of stay: June 2018
1  Thank GoPlaces787100
Management response:Responded 13 July 2018

Thank you T. clan, you were wonderful guests, so glad you enjoyed the historic Jacob Wendell House and Carriage House. We look forward to hosting you all again.

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Reviewed 20 May 2015

My brothers and I wanted to take mom to the island for her 80th birthday. This was an ideal place to stay. It had the 4 bedrooms we needed, a beautiful outside porch where we could sit and chat, aND a lovely kitchen with all...More

Date of stay: May 2015
5  Thank Joy V
Reviewed 17 October 2014

Kristen, the Innkeeper, was great to work with from the planning stage to the day we left. She answered several questions for me as I planned the family getaway and made our group feel very welcome. The house is located just five doors away from...More

Date of stay: October 2014
5  Thank Kathy D
Reviewed 26 August 2012

We've just returned from our second renting of the Jacob Wendell House for our annual siblings/spouses reunion. The house is exactly as pictured, and sits behind an attractive black iron fence, about 60 feet back from the street, and has a nice front lawn. It...More

Date of stay: August 2012
9  Thank rich p
Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Air Conditioning
Balcony
Grill
Blender
Books
Suitable For Children Under 5
Deck
Dishwasher
Dryer
Freezer
Refrigerator
Hairdryer
Internet Access
Iron
Linens Provided
Local Guides/Maps
Microwave
Outdoor Dining Area
Paper Towels Provided
Porch
Private Garden
Cable/satellite TV
Soap/Shampoo Provided
Stereo System
Cooker
Telephone
Terrace
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Water Views
Wi-Fi
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About the neighbourhood
Located a short distance from town, you can walk, ride your bicycle or take a horse drawn taxi to and from the Jacob Wendell House.
Getting around
There are no motorized vehicles allowed on Mackinac Island, with the exception of emergency vehicles. Bicycles are available for rent from several bike shops in town, or you may walk or take a horse-drawn taxi to your destination.
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