4 Bedroom/2 Bath: Sleeps 10 (Max is strictly 10 humans)

Pet Friendly–MUST be preapproved.

Acorn Abbey is our family-friendly, A-Frame cottage in Pentwater. It is privately nestled in the wooded dunes between Lake Michigan and Bass Lake, and yet only minutes from the center of Pentwater or a 15-minute drive to Ludington. The best of all worlds! Relax in the peaceful woods, or enjoy the towns of Pentwater and Ludington. Tastefully decorated and updated in our trademark blue and white decor, with a fully equipped kitchen and large open living/ dining room. Wood floors throughout. There is a wide deck overlooking trees on the upper portion of the cottage. Acorn Abbey has 4 bedrooms and 2 full baths–both with bathtubs and showers. Main floor has two bedrooms, with queen beds, a shared hall bathroom, and a family den with a twin/twin bunkbed. The main floor is handicapped accessible. Upstairs is the open kitchen, dining, living room, along with the master with queen, another bedroom with twin/twin bunkbeds, and a shared hall bathroom.

Sheets and towels ARE provided (including beach towels).  We ask that renters wash and put them away before checking out.  Or, you are welcome to bring your own. (Pillows and comforters are also provided.)

Acorn Abbey DOES have a garage available to renters. If you require a garage, please inquire via email.

Rental of Acorn Abbey includes access to Bass Lake at the boat launch.

Acorn Abbey, Compass Rose, and Hazelnut Haus may be rented at the same time by larger families/groups, pending availability.

For an additional fee, Acorn Abbey does have a place on site for an RV to plug in.  Please inquire via email.


Main Floor Bedroom #1: Queen, shared hall bathroom

Main Floor Bedroom #2: Queen, shared hall bathroom

Main Floor Den: Twin over Twin Bunkbed, shared hall bathroom

Upstairs Bedroom #1: Queen, shared hall bathroom

Upstairs Bedroom #2: Twin over Twin Bunkbed, shared hall bathroom


Memorial 4 Day Weekend: $1100

Memorial Sat May 26th to Sat June 5th (option to add days at a discount on to the front of this reservation) and June 5-12th: $1695/week

Beginning June 12th, July, & August: Rents WEEKLY ONLY (Sat to Sat) at $1895/week.

Labor 4 Day Weekend: $1100

Labor Sat August 26th to Sat Sept 4th (option to add days at a discount on to the end of this reservation): $1695/week

Deposit=$500, with signed contract.

Check in Sat: 5pm Check out Sat: 11am

Acorn Abbey is available year around. 3 night minimum. Flexible check in and check out. Contact us for pricing.

We offer a discount for those wanting multiple back to back weeks.


  • Large Deck with Patio Furniture and Grill
  • Electric Fireplace
  • Central Air
  • Heat
  • Free Wifi
  • Pack N Play and Highchair
  • Bathtubs and Showers
  • Fully-Equipped Kitchen With Dishwasher
  • Washer and Dryer
  • Sheets and Towels (including beach towels)
  • Smart TVs and DVD Players
  • Board Games and Cards
  • Bonfire Pit
  • Horseshoes
  • Beach Chairs and Umbrella
  • Open Concept Layout
  • Private, Wooded Property
  • Garage
  • Bass Lake Access
  • Close to Lake MI
  • 1 mile/2 minutes to Summit Park, 5 miles/10 minutes to Mears State Beach (Pentwater), and 12 miles/20 minutes to Stearns Park (Ludington)


Acorn Abbey can be pet friendly (with pre-approval). $150 nonrefundable fee per animal. No puppies/dogs under 1 year of age, no aggressive dogs, and no chewers. Must be fully house trained. Owners must remove all waste from their pets in the yard.


No smoking indoors

No fireworks (by law–we are in a protected CRITICAL DUNE area). Sparklers are okay.

No pets without approval.

Capacity is strictly 10 humans.

We do not allow renters to have another part of their group stay the night at a local campground but use Acorn Abbey during the day.