Escape to Serenity:

Your Perfect Vacation Getaway

Leland River Cottage

Unwind in nature’s embrace at Leland River Cottage – an enchanting escape where serenity and comfort unite. Nestled in untouched wilderness by the river, our charming accommodations offer a perfect sanctuary for memorable vacations. Explore lush forests, enjoy outdoor adventures, and experience rustic charm in every corner. Your ideal retreat awaits at Leland River Cottage – an oasis of tranquility and natural beauty.

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About Us

Where Serenity Meets Enchantment

Cathy and Bob wish to welcome you to the Leland River Cottage. We have made every effort to preserve and enhance this classic mid-century Michigan cottage for your enjoyment. It is a year round retreat, centrally located in the town of Leland directly on the Leland River. Experience genuine hospitality, unwind in thoughtfully designed accommodations, and create cherished memories among family and friends. It would be our pleasure to welcome you to the Leland River Cottage

Looking for the Perfect Place to Rest?

Where Serenity Meets Enchantment

Yearning for a tranquil escape to recharge and yet enjoy up north activities to suit many levels and interests? Seek no further than Leland River Cottage – an enchanting retreat nestled amidst the town of Leland and embraced by the gentle flow of the river. Our thoughtfully designed accommodations exude rustic luxury, providing the perfect sanctuary for you to unwind and find pure bliss. Whether you dream of scenic nature trails or serene moments by the riverside, Leland River Cottage fulfills your every desire for tranquility. As a family-run establishment, we’ve worked to ensure your comfort and well-being from the moment you arrive.

Places you may wish to visit nearby include:

  • Depending on the season, there are several in-town beaches, Leelanau County golf courses and cross country skiing


Leelanau County Waters

You can fish and swim off the dock or Lake Leelanau, Lake Michigan and other nearby lakes. If you would like a fishing guide or the opportunity to launch your watercraft or rent a boat, kayak or canoe; many opportunities exist in Leelanau County and nearby Traverse City.  

If visiting the Manitou Islands better suit your interests, the Manitou ferry: is a short walk over to Fishtown.

Immerse Yourself in

The Local Culture and The Convenience of a Small Town

There are multiple venues, events and activities to enjoy. Please take a moment to consider:

The Old Art Building –

The Leland Library – And,

The Leelanau Historical Society Museum –

Whether you are shopping for groceries at the local Mercantile, window shopping or taking a break from it all at a local coffee or ice cream bar,  all are within easy walking distance.


Leland River Cottage's Delightful Corners

Unveil the magic of Leland River Cottage as you explore its delightful corners. From cozy reading chairs, to desks and chairs for remote workers, a fully equipped kitchen and a dining table to accommodate eight persons the cottage seeks to accommodate all of your home away from home needs.