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Reviewed 3 May 2016 via mobile

Have stayed here for years. The newest owners are very nice and always accommodating. Nice location on a small cove and good fishing. The complaints about the owners are most likely the result of how some people behave when on vacation bringing their "Chicago" attitude with them.

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Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 10 August 2015

The owners were nasty horrid people, we were perfectly respectful to them, and their property, yet they would always give us mean looks and they were no help when we approached them with questions abut a problem in the cabin. At one point during our stay, they screamed awful things and swears because our dog (who we were trying to...

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Eastpointe, MI
Reviewed 13 July 2011

We loved our time at the Carefree Cove in Kalkaska. The owners couldn't have been nicer. The cottage was cute, and we had a wonderful time fishing on Manistee Lake. Or kids love to get the pizza , sandwiches and the ice cream from the store. We have been coming to the lake for over 8 years, the new owners...

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Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 9 February 2011

Our family has been coming to this "resort" for 34 years. We never had a problem with any of the multiple owners that have come and gone over the years. The current owners were extremely nasty to our family to the point that we almost called the police ( I REALLY wish I would have) when they started shouting obseneties...

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Address: 7417 County Road 612 NE, Kalkaska, MI 49646-9535
Region: United States > Michigan > Kalkaska County > Kalkaska
Number of rooms: 4

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