Shoe String Resort and Motel offers cottage and home rentals, featuring fully furnished 1, 2 & 3 bedrooms. We have 19 clean and well equipped units. Extended stays and pets are welcome. Inside each unit, you'll find a home-like environment with air conditioning, cable TV, and a full kitchen. Nestled outside is a secluded area with grills, picnic tables, chairs & lounges, and a child play area. View the fall colors while walking along the Boardman River and the Arbutus Lake area. We're located in the heart of some of the finest snowmobiling and cross country skiing areas in Michigan; we're eight miles from Traverse City and beaches, 11 miles from Interlochen, 17 miles from Williamsburg, and 38 miles from the Sleeping Bear Dunes.