Skip to content
The back hill side.The living room.
Entire cabin

The Bach/Torch Lake MI

Ken User Profile

The Bach/Torch Lake MI

2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 bath
2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 bath
Great check-in experience100% of recent guests gave this home’s check-in process a 5-star rating.
Great location100% of recent guests gave this home’s location a 5-star rating.
Sparkling clean3 recent guests have said that this home was sparkling clean.

The Bach, (pr.“batch”), is a stand alone cabin on the east shore of Torch Lake in Michigan. We call it The Bach because it is in the style of New Zealand's hillside “Baches”.

Our shortest rental period is one week. Our rental week goes from Thursday to Thursday. Our renters requested not checking in/out on the weekend. They want a whole weekend on Torch.


Free parking on premises
Private entrance

House Rules

No smoking
Not suitable for pets
No parties or events


20 Reviews

Annie User Profile
July 2018
I loved The Bach, and can’t wait to go back next summer. It’s quiet, clean, simple, great views of water and woods, and a short walk to Torch Lakes magical water. Close to the town of Alden for coffee and wine, dinner, shopping and water sports. Close to Traverse City for my …
Kalvin User Profile
July 2018
Great place to get some reading done! Nice getaway!
Tracy User Profile
June 2018
I concur with the gentleman about the Bach. I almost don’t want to leave an outstanding review because the Bach is one if the best kept secrets on the east side of Torch Lake I have found. Ken and Kathy were very accommodating. They quickly answered every question I had and even …
Alyssa User Profile
August 2017
Such a wonderful time and a great place to stay!! Very clean and Ken and Kathy are such great people 👍👍😊😊
Brandon User Profile
August 2017
I kind of feel like not writing a great review just because I almost want to be selfish and make sure the place is available again when I want to go to torch lake next year... but the place was great. Only a couple minute walk to the lake, near Alden and Bellaire. Cabin was very …
David User Profile
July 2017
My second stay at The Bach, just as nice as the first. Very comfortable and peaceful. I enjoyed jogging up Paige Road in the mornings, and then straight into Torch Lake to cool off afterwards. Ken was friendly, helpful and responsive.
Susie User Profile
September 2016
Ken was extremely accessible and friendly via text and phone while making preliminary plans and decisions as well as on the arrival date. The driveway is private and hard to see from the road, and Ken was there to wave me in which helped a great deal. The cabin was perfect for m…

Hosted by Ken

Alden, Michigan, United StatesJoined in February 2013
Ken User Profile
22 Reviews
We are retired educators. We live .4 miles from our cabin.
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within a few hours
Always communicate through AirbnbTo protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside of the Airbnb website or app.

The neighborhood

Press the down arrow key to interact with the calendar and select a date. Press the question mark key to get the keyboard shortcuts for changing dates.

Check In

Press the down arrow key to interact with the calendar and select a date. Press the question mark key to get the keyboard shortcuts for changing dates.

Check Out
You won’t be charged yet

Similar listings