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4.9 out of 5 Exceptional
23 reviews

Popular amenities

Air Conditioning
Outdoor Space
Barbecue Grill

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • 24-hour vacancy between guest stays


Explore the area

Popular LocationThorne Swift Nature Preserve4 min drive
Popular LocationAndrew J. Blackbird Museum4 min drive
Popular LocationHarbor Springs Vineyards and Winery5 min drive
AirportPellston, MI (PLN-Pellston Regional)34 min drive

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About this property

Entire place

You'll have the entire cabin to yourself and will only share it with other guests in your party.

Log Cabin on Tunnel of Trees Lake Michigan View

Adults-only cabin in Harbor Springs
DANCING BEAR CABIN is an adorable, cozy log cabin located on the breathtaking Tunnel of Trees, ranked among the most scenic roads in America. Yet still less than two miles from the charming shops, restaurants and marina of downtown Harbor Springs. Plus, you'll have a pretty bluff view of Lake Michigan! DANCING BEAR CABIN has all the modern conveniences of home, including A/C, wood burning fireplace, internet, wifi, cable, washer and dryer, plus a fully equipped kitchen, outdoor firepit with four Adirondack chairs, and charcoal BBQ. Access to a sandy beach is just a few minutes drive up the road to Thorne Swift Nature Preserve, or at the two public beaches in town. One queen bedroom and one full bedroom will accommodate four guests quite comfortably. Relax! Book with someone you can trust. We are a Premier Partner with over 250 five-star reviews on our northern Michigan vacation properties !! DANCING BEAR CABIN ***** FIVE-STAR REVIEWS! • The perfect cabin. ~Philip M • Cozy and comfortable. ~Rachael D • Perfection! Stunning little place. ~Edmond R • This cabin is a sheer delight! ~Mike and Kathy T • If you're thinking of booking, just do it! ~Samantha R • This little antique cabin is magical and charming. ~Tina P Sorry, pets are not allowed at the cabin. Be sure to check out our other cool properties Up North: • Inhabit a Hobbit House: VRBO 501060 • Bluewater | Lake Michigan Cottage: VRBO 1205070 Just type the number into the VRBO Search box.
Air-conditioned accommodations at this cabin offer fireplaces and coffee/tea makers. Kitchens offer refrigerators, stovetops, microwaves, and separate dining areas. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations and hair dryers. Housekeeping is provided on a limited basis.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

Property manager

Bill Thom
Speaks English

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter

Social distancing

Contactless check-in
Property is kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities


  • Cross-country skiing and snowboarding nearby


  • WiFi available

Parking and transportation

  • Onsite parking
  • Car required


  • Refrigerator
  • Stovetop
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Dishwasher
  • Cookware/dishes/utensils
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Toaster
  • Paper towels


  • 2 bedrooms
  • Bed sheets provided


  • 1 bathroom
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Towels provided
  • Toilet paper
  • Hair dryer

Living spaces

  • Fireplace
  • Dining room


  • TV with cable/satellite service

Outdoor areas

  • Porch or lanai
  • Barbecue grill
  • Garden


  • Washing machine and dryer


  • Air conditioning
  • Heating


  • No pets allowed


  • Smoke-free property

Services and conveniences

  • Limited housekeeping

Location highlights

  • In a rural location

Things to do

  • Snowmobiling nearby
  • Water skiing nearby
  • Cycling nearby
  • Sailing nearby
  • Hiking nearby
  • Power boating nearby
  • Fishing nearby
  • Swimming nearby
  • Sledding nearby


  • Sleeps 4
  • Unit size: 750 sq ft (70 sq m)
  • Property does not allow children



Check-in time starts at 4:00 PM
Minimum check-in age - 25


Check-out before 10:00 AM

Special check-in instructions

You will receive an email from the property manager with check-in and check-out instructions


Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

This property welcomes adults only

Property payment types

Important information

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
Onsite parties or group events are strictly prohibited

We should mention

A car is required for transportation to and from this property

Property is also known as

Vrbo Property
Log Cabin on Tunnel of Trees | Lake Michigan View
Log Cabin on Tunnel of Trees Lake Michigan View Cabin
Dancing Bear Log Cabin on Tunnel of Trees Lake Michigan View
Log Cabin on Tunnel of Trees Lake Michigan View Harbor Springs

About this area

Harbor Springs

Located in Harbor Springs, this cabin is in a rural area. Boyne Highlands Resort and Nub's Nob Ski Area are worth checking out if an activity is on the agenda. Enjoy the area's slopes with cross-country skiing and snowboarding, and don't miss out on the snowmobiling and sledding.
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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Thorne Swift Nature Preserve - 4 min drive
  • Andrew J. Blackbird Museum - 4 min drive
  • Harbor Springs Vineyards and Winery - 5 min drive
  • Harbor Springs Beach - 5 min drive
  • Great Lakes Center for the Arts - 24 min drive

Getting around

  • AirportPellston, MI (PLN-Pellston Regional) - 34 min drive


  • Sam's Graces Cafe & Bakery — 3 min drive
  • Gurney's Harbor Bottle Shop — 4 min drive
  • Turkey's Cafe & Pizzeria — 4 min drive
  • The New York — 4 min drive
  • Mustang Wendy's — 4 min drive

Frequently asked questions

Is Log Cabin on Tunnel of Trees Lake Michigan View pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
What time is check-in at Log Cabin on Tunnel of Trees Lake Michigan View?
Check-in begins at 4:00 PM.
What time is check-out at Log Cabin on Tunnel of Trees Lake Michigan View?
Check-out is at 10:00 AM.
Where is Log Cabin on Tunnel of Trees Lake Michigan View located?
Situated in a rural location, this historic cabin is steps from Tunnel of Trees and Lake Michigan. Thorne Swift Nature Preserve and Andrew J. Blackbird Museum are also within 3 mi (5 km).
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5/5 Excellent

Fall Family Fun Weekend
We loved this weekend. This cabin is a great getaway at the bottom of the Tunnel of Trees.

5/5 Excellent

Can't say enough as to how much we enjoyed our stay at this cozy cabin. It was even better than we expected. The perfect getaway. We'll be back for sure.

5/5 Excellent

Beautiful cabin and property. Perfect location for enjoying color tour.

5/5 Excellent

Color your base
Cabin was just right for two. Well located for Tunnel of Trees and other North Michigan fall color. Short drive to Macklnaw a bonus.

5/5 Excellent

Excellent anniversary stay!
Cabin was just as we expected except for the view, which was unbelievable! The classic nature of the cabin construction was warm and cozy. The "Tunnel of Trees" and Harbor Springs areas are not to be missed!

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