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Our Cabins

Mackinaw Timbers Cabins is a vintage cabin, vacation camp in Cadillac, Michigan that offers one large(ish) 2-bedroom, 2-bathroom house with a full kitchen and 10 tiny, simple, tastefully furnished, cozy cabins. Each of our rustic tiny cabin rentals is decorated with its own unique, vintage Northern Michigan theme.

 

Book one (or more) of our cabins, or the entire property for your next Michigan vacation getaway!

Cabin #1

The Loft

Sleeps 2 adults and 2 children on 2 full beds.

Our crew of family and friends went above and beyond to create a special loft area just for the “big kids” (ages 4 to 12). Too small for adults, the loft creates the perfect retreat and sleeping area for our smaller guests. Below the loft is a four-poster log bed for the adults. There are also vintage books, toys, games and so much more! — remember that coveted game Concentration? We snagged a vintage edition and it's waiting for your crew to play a round! To top it off, this cabin has an adorable, straight out of a 50's magazine small kitchen (including a 2 burner cook-top and drawer dishwasher) and dining area.

Cabin #2

Summer Fun

Vintage summer fun greets you as in this charming, little log cabin: the old wooden badminton rackets, picnic table service (before paper plates were the norm), a good Hardy Boys book, a cool breeze, red, white and blue and the slam of the old wood screen door await you in our Summer Fun Cabin. Open the old windows, let the sunshine in, hear the curtains rustle in the breeze while you grab a good book, a cup of cofee and kick back on the comfy bed...you might just feel like you’re back in an old tree house (although our childhood treehouses never were quite as nicely furnished).

 

Sleeps 2 on 1 full bed.

Cabin #3

The Middle Mitten

Perched right in the middle of a row of cabins, in the middle of lower mitten state, this cabin’s name just fits. In keeping with the nostalgic up north travel experience, The Middle Mitten cabin is a perfect base camp for 2. There are glimpses of our "mitten state" souvenirs—including (the original rivals) MSU & U of M pennants, Petoskey stone and Dutch wooden shoes, collected from our family's travels through the years.

 

Sleeps 2 on 1 full bed.

Cabin #4

Gone Fishin'

What better way to spend your time up north than to drop a line in the ole fishin’ hole. This cabin has a collection of old rods, lures, bobbers, sinkers and lines. You’re less than 10 minutes from three great fishing lakes, so dream of fish tonight and go catch 'em in the morning!

Sleeps 2 on 1 full bed.

Cabin #5 - Pets Welcome

The Ellie Mae

Ellie Mae was the last of many very special hunting dogs raised and trained by Kim’s brother Mike. Mike was an avid hunter, adventurer and outdoorsman. Ellie Mae followed Mike wherever he went, whether he was working on a construction site or flying his plane. Ellie May was a champion pheasant hunter and lover of hikes, water and everything outdoors.

 

Any dog lover knows just how special dogs can be. This cabin warmly welcomes you and your special dogs too.

 

Sleeps 2 on 1 full bed.

Cabin #6

The Greenwing Getaway

This little cabin puts you in the spirit of duck hunting, even out of season (and even if you're not a hunter). The decoys, miniature boat and net, along with some vintage photos of hunts past will all entice you to plan for your next “Greenwing Getaway”.

Sleeps 2 on 1 full bed.

Cabin #7

The 7-Point

The 7-Point inspiration comes from the Post Family Deer Camp, a tradition for more than 70 years. When you open the door one of the first sights is the 7-point deer mount, a coveted sign of a successful hunt; a rustic hand made “Deer Camp” sign, a vintage orange fur hat and metal canteen, old pictures from deer camps of the past, some buffalo plaid, and a deck of cards we're sure will help you recall your deer camps of the past.

 

Sleeps 2 on 2 twin beds.

Cabin #8

The Hemingway

Some of Ernest Hemingway’s fondest memories and first short stories took place in the great outdoors of Northern Michigan. We hope “The Hemingway” inspires you the same way. Whether you're exploring, seeking quiet contemplation, traipsing about, listening to the sounds of nature, lingering by an open fire, reading from the variety of books left in the cabin or writing your own short story in the cabin's writing nook, we invite you to enjoy this writer’s themed cabin and all that Northern Michigan has to offer as an ode to Hemingway.

Sleeps 2 on 2 twin beds.

Cabin #9

The Flag's Up

Oh, the joy of seeing the flag up on your tip-ups when you’re sitting on the frozen lake enjoying a cold, crisp winter day. We hope that joy envelopes you as you walk into this quaint, cozy cabin with a few of the trappings of ice fishing long ago. The red and black heavy wool lined pants, the metal dual purpose tote and stool may remind you of days on the ice with your dad, grandpa, favorite uncle or friends.

Sleeps 2 on 1 full bed.

Cabin #10 - Pets Welcome

Snow Day

The joy that the announcement of “Snow day, no school” brought when it came over the radio so very early in the morning was such a delightful and heartwarming surprise during childhood. It often meant a day in playing in the snow with brothers, sisters, friends and often your dog: skiing, skating and sliding until you were almost too tired to eat supper. With vintage snow shows, skis, and ice skate décor in tow, this pet-friendly cabin is just the right place to remember all the happiness snow days brought to you!

 

Sleeps 2 on 1 full-size futon.

Cabin #11

The Cadillac

Cadillac, Michigan took it’s name from Antoine de la Mothe Cadillac, a French explorer who was one of the first in Michigan and is best known as the founder of Detroit (The Cadillac automobile was also named after him). We named this cabin not only for the town it’s in but also, like the car, it is the top of the line here at the camp. The exterior belies just how roomy and homey this place is.

 

Sleeps 6 adults on 1 king bed & 2 full beds, plus 2 kids on floor mattress.

Entire Mackinaw Timbers Camp

Rent Our Entire Property for Your Large Gathering!

Renting the entire Mackinaw Timbers property is a convenient lodging option for accommodating families and groups of up to 30 people. You'll enjoy a unique experience and comfortable stay. If you need accommodations for your wedding party guests, family reunion, or getting the whole family together for the holidays,  Mackinaw Timbers Cabins are the perfect choice!

Our 10 vintage cabins plus 2 bed, 2 bath house can accommodate up to 30 guests.

Experience the ultimate Michigan vacation in our family-owned vintage cabins.Browse our cabins today and start planning your unforgettable getaway.

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