The Bears Den at Sleeping Bear Resort


This remodeled farmhouse overlooks a beautiful and quiet 40 acre natural lake with lots of wildlife and great fishing

  • 6 Bedrooms with 2 queen beds, 8 full size beds and 1 twin bed
  • Total Living Space of 3,100 square feet
  • Maximum Occupancy of 12 guests (including children)
  • Upper and Lower Decks overlooking Herendeene Lake
  • Private staircase with lake access with secluded viewing platforms overlooking the lake
  • Private firepit and complimentary firewood
  • 5 Picnic Tables
  • Large Gas Grill with propane supplied


During the summer months The Lodge and Bear’s Den are commonly reserved in combination with our Cabins for Family Reunions. During the spring, fall and winter months it is commonly used for Corporate Retreats.

This large home is set up perfectly to be used as a main gathering space or central eating location for larger family reunions and corporate retreats. During the summer months many of our reservations are “Entire Resort Family Reunions” and the Bears Den makes a great central gathering space.

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Rec Room Entrance


View from the Lakeside


Fully Stocked Kitchen for Large Groups

The Dining Room seats 12 people

The Living Room looks out to Herendeene Lake


The Living Room has 4 Couches and an Arm Chair


The Multi-Purpose Room for Dining or Corporate Retreats


The TV Room


Lake View


Private Viewing Platforms


The Master Bedroom has a Queen Bed and Full Bath


Master Bath has twin sinks and shower/tub enclosure

Bedroom #2 has a Queen Bed with an Outdoor Deck


Bedroom #3 has Two Full Beds


Bedroom #4 has Full Bunks and a Twin Bed


Bedroom #5 has two Full Beds


2nd Full Bed in Bedroom #5


Bedroom #6 has a deck overlooking Lake Herendeene


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