Cottage

At the Water’s Edge Cottage "Thank you for providing such a beautiful place for peace and spiritual reflection. The cottage is perfect!  It was a wonderful, relaxing weekend stay."— Dana Norris

At the Water’s Edge is a private retreat cottage available to clergy and laity for the specific purpose of spiritual growth and study. The cottage sleeps four (two bedrooms each with a queen bed) and comes with a fully equipped kitchen and internet service.

The attached private deck with picnic table and gas grill, plus a fire ring in the yard offer more opportunities for cottage guests to relax and recharge.

Reserve the cottage for personal reflection, study, prayer,  meditation, silent retreat. Take a break to focus on your own spiritual growth or dedicate time to write, research, relax, or reconnect.

  • Two bedrooms, with one queen bed in each
  • Full bath with tub/shower
  • Fully equipped kitchen facilities, including stove/oven, microwave oven, refrigerator, dishwasher, coffee pot, tea kettle, toaster
  • Dining and workspace at island with four stools
  • Living room with couch, recliner and fireplace
  • Free High-Speed Internet
  • Air-conditioning
  • A beautiful wrap-around deck faces the lake with picnic table, chairs and gas grill
  • Private fire ring with outdoor seating
  • Private prayer labyrinth
  • Enjoy Retreat Center amenities: Lake Huron beachfront, outdoor benches and swings, memorable sunrises.

Cook for yourself or inquire about service in Kresge Dining Hall.

Check rates and availability by contacting Guest Services at 810-327-6272 or info@lakehuronretreat.org. Or use the form below.

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  • 8794 Lakeshore Road
    Burtchville MI 48059-1115

    Fax: 810-327-6223
    Office: 810-327-6272
    Rev. Ann Emerson, Director (Ex. 201)
    Jade Malik, Guest Services Coordinator (Ex. 200)

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We were host to the Michigan Area School for Licensed Local Pastors this week. They raised an incredible $1,000 for our roofing project and we are profoundly grateful. They issue a challenge to upcoming groups to do the same! Gifts to this project will be matched by the Michigsn Area Camping Board. Our deepest thanks to instructors and students for their generosity. ... See MoreSee Less

We were host to the Michigan Area School for Licensed Local Pastors this week. They raised an incredible $1,000 for our roofing project and we are profoundly grateful. They issue a challenge to upcoming groups to do the same! Gifts to this project will be matched by the Michigsn Area Camping Board. Our deepest thanks to instructors and students for their generosity.

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