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REPUBLIC ISLAND (private island) Private island! Great fishing!

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REPUBLIC ISLAND (private island) Private island! Great fishing!

4 guests3 bedrooms3 beds1 bath
4 guests
3 bedrooms
3 beds
1 bath
Great location
100% of recent guests gave the location a 5-star rating.
Great check-in experience
100% of recent guests gave the check-in process a 5-star rating.

SLEEPS: 4 comfortably
BEDROOMS: 1 small + 2 tiny (where only a full sized bed can fit comfortably)
BATHROOMS: 1 (shower only, no tub, with heated floors)
*ON RIVER (Michigamme River)
*ONLY ACCESSIBLE VIA WATER (hence the word island!)
*JON-BOAT, basic PONTOON (as possible) + CANOE INCLUDED
*PRIVATE BOAT DOCK (May-September)
*SWIMMING technically possible, yet not easy

NEW IN (Phone number hidden by Airbnb) : 40 in. Flat screen, Smart TV


Cable TV
Indoor fireplace
Unavailable: Smoke detector
Unavailable: Carbon monoxide detector
The host hasn't reported smoke or carbon monoxide detectors on the property.
Entire place
You’ll have the space to yourself and will only share it with those you’re traveling with.

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 double bed
Bedroom 2
1 double bed
Bedroom 3
1 double bed



5 reviews
Craig User Profile
September 2019
Hosts are incredible to deal with. Location is superb with fishing that rivals Canada. Huge perch are in these waters.
Freshwater User Profile
Response from Freshwater:
Craig, that is saying something when you say the fishing rivals Canada!  We're hoping you caught your fair share of those huge perch.  Republic Island is rustic, with a screened in porch for relaxing.  We are glad that you contacted us about the issues you found. We pride…
September 2019
Jaymee User Profile
September 2019
This is a wonderful and quiet space for those looking for something out of the way. With a canoe and the pontoon at your disposal, fishing and enjoying the views made for a great weekend. Bring everything you need for the weekend, including matches, worms, starter firewood and…
Freshwater User Profile
Response from Freshwater:
Jaymee, Republic Island is a special place for adventurous guests.  We're glad that you enjoyed the pontoon boat and the canoe, and loved your time there.  The wood is kept across from the island. We're sorry that you did not find it. We'll make sure that it is still there. …
September 2019
Charity User Profile
August 2019
The description that is shared is spot on. It is exactly what they describe.
Freshwater User Profile
Response from Freshwater:
Charity, we are so happy that you enjoyed staying on Republic Island  It is a very special place, with excellent privacy.  Next time you will have to stay longer!
August 2019
Sam User Profile
May 2019
Cute cabin on an island. Be prepared to do a lot of boating!
Freshwater User Profile
Response from Freshwater:
Sam, we are glad that you enjoyed your stay at Republic Island.  Since the island is water-access only, the boating is both important and fun!  It is a unique property, and perfect for those who really want to get away from it all.  We hope to work with you again.
May 2019
Lisa User Profile
August 2018
A fun stay in a lovely woodsy environment.
Freshwater User Profile
Response from Freshwater:
Republic Island is a pretty cool place, especially if you want privacy. We're so happy that you enjoyed it.
August 2018

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Michigan, MIJoined in October 2016
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538 Reviews
If you are looking for a Michigan vacation rental , you have come to the right spot! We specialize in vacation rentals throughout Michigan. From your own private island to a lodge big enough to host your family reunion or a relaxing getaway on one of the Great Lakes. If you feel…
Interaction with guests
Freshwater Vacation Rentals is a full-service rental company and want to make sure you are as happy as possible with your vacation. If you any questions before or experience any issues at all during your stay, please call/text/email us! We are available 24/7.
Languages: English, Español
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour
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Things to keep in mind

Check-in: After 4PM
Checkout: 11AM
After 4PM

House Rules

  • No smoking
  • No parties or events
  • Pets are allowed