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The Cottage Guest Apartment - FEBRUARY 10% OFF!

4.99(123 reviews)SuperhostOlivet, Michigan, United States
Entire apartment hosted by Sue
4 guests2 bedrooms2 beds1 bath
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A charming, private, quiet, newly redone 840 sq. ft. Cottage above our detached storage garage. Backing onto 200 acres of lovely woods, it’s beautifully decorated with comfy vintage and cottage style furniture. Some of our amenities include wine and cheese "Welcome Basket," yummy breakfast items, Starbucks coffee, luxury bedding, premium TV channels and BOSE speaker! Just 5 minutes from I-69, come visit us to see why many of our repeat guests call the Cottage their cozy “home away from home!”

The space
- COVID-19 (CORONAVIRUS) PRECAUTIONS: We want to let our guests know that we are taking an "abundance of caution" in preparing our Cottage for our guests. Before our guests arrive, we are disinfecting all commonly touched surfaces such as doorknobs, light switches, countertops, stove, refrigerator, dressers, sinks, shower, toilet, remote controls, etc. All bedding is washed after each guest. Our guests' health and safety is our priority. Please message me, Sue, with any questions. Thank you.
- Private entrance. The Cottage is in a building separate from our home.
- South facing, bright and sunny with lots of windows!
- Laptop friendly desk
- Nice balcony for relaxing and eating outside.
- Red and white wine, cheese and crackers "Welcome Basket!"
- A variety of welcome breakfast items for you to prepare until you get a chance to go to the store. Breakfast is not provided daily.
- Starbucks coffee and assorted tea bags
- Netflix, Amazon, Hulu, Disney Plus and local channels available to all guests. You do not need your own account.
- Wi-Fi
- BOSE Wireless Portable Bluetooth Speaker - listen to music from your phone!
- Amazon Echo Dot with Alexa!
- Pack 'n Play Travel Crib
- Twin inflatable bed with sheets
- Luggage service, if needed
- There are 2 onsite lighted parking spaces between the main house and the Cottage.
- Fully equipped kitchen so you can cook your own food and eat in!
- We are less than a 5 minute drive from I-69 from either direction.
- We are a 2-4 block walk to Olivet College.
- We are a 10-15 minute drive to historic Marshall.
- We are a 10-15 drive to Charlotte.
- We are approximately 30 minutes from Lansing to the north and 20-30 minutes from Battle Creek to the southwest.
- We are approximately 20 minutes from Firekeeper's Casino in Battle Creek.
- We are approximately 30 minutes from Michigan State University in East Lansing and 1 hour from Western Michigan University in Kalamazoo.
- We are a 1 hour drive from Gerald R. Ford International Airport in Grand Rapids and a 90 minute drive from Metro Airport in Detroit.

Guest access
- You may use our gas grill to grill outside May-October.
- You may use our outdoor fire table and chairs in our beautiful wooded backyard that is exclusively for guest use May - October.
A charming, private, quiet, newly redone 840 sq. ft. Cottage above our detached storage garage. Backing onto 200 acres of lovely woods, it’s beautifully decorated with comfy vintage and cottage style furniture. Some of our amenities include wine and cheese "Welcome Basket," yummy breakfast items, Starbucks coffee, luxury bedding, premium TV channels and BOSE speaker! Just 5 minutes from I-69, come visit us to see… read more

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed
Bedroom 2
1 double bed

Amenities

Wi-Fi
Kitchen
Free parking on premises
Iron
Hair dryer
Hangers
TV
Air conditioning
Heating
Pay TV

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Olivet, Michigan, United States

Olivet is a charming, quiet, small bedroom community and is the home to Olivet College. The Cottage is located behind our house above our garage which is only used for storage. Our home is located on South Main Street very close to downtown Olivet in a safe residential area and is only a 2-4 block walk to Olivet College.
Olivet is a charming, quiet, small bedroom community and is the home to Olivet College. The Cottage is located behind our house above our garage which is only used for storage. Our home is located on South Mai…

Hosted by Sue

Joined in March 2016
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I am a retired Special Education Teacher Consultant. I currently own an internet company where I work as an assistive technology specialist for kids with special needs both nationally and internationally. I also enjoy domestic and international travel, gardening, decorating, reading and singing in the Michigan State University Choral Union. I am a regular contributor to Shriner's Hospital for Children as well as St. Jude Children's Research Hospital. My husband, Bob, and I have 2 adult children, two adorable granddaughters - and a lovable white Labrador Retriever named Hendrix. We are looking forward to your stay with us!
I am a retired Special Education Teacher Consultant. I currently own an internet company where I work as an assistive technology specialist for kids with special needs both nationa…
During your stay
Our hosting style is to provide you with the keyless entry access code to the Cottage prior to your arrival. When you arrive, you can just enter the access code and go right in! We provide 24 hour support through phone, text or in person and will quickly respond if there is anything that you need. The Cottage is truly your "home away from home" while you are here. We respect your privacy and we will not bother you unless there is something we can do to make your stay more enjoyable. If you would like to meet us while you are here, just message me and we would love to meet you! Otherwise, you may feel free to come and go exactly as if you are in a hotel. When you arrive, please make sure you read the Guest Information Sheet that will be on the kitchen table. This will have useful information about the Cottage such as the Wi-Fi user name and password, how to operate the Smart TV, local restaurant information, local theater information, local grocery store information, emergency and medical information, trash disposal information, a list of things to do in the surrounding area and check out information. We hope you enjoy your stay!
Our hosting style is to provide you with the keyless entry access code to the Cottage prior to your arrival. When you arrive, you can just enter the access code and go right in!…
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House rules
Check-in: After 3:00 pm
Checkout: 11:00 am
Self check-in with keypad
No smoking
No pets
No parties or events
Long term stays (28 days or more) are allowed
Health & safety
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Airbnb's social-distancing and other COVID-19-related guidelines apply
Carbon monoxide alarm
Smoke alarm
Cancellation policy