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Lake Michigan Shores Club Cottage

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Last updated: 07/02/2015
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  • Minimum stay:3-7 nights
  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Lake Michigan waterfront home perfect for family reunions and other gatherings. Preserved and updated late 1800's Victorian farm house sits atop a bluff with expansive Lake Michigan views. Huge raised deck for sunning, outdoor dining and enjoying our spectacular sunsets. Easy access to private Glenn Shores Association beach using private beach pathway located just 100 paces away.

Large professionally equipped kitchen includes two sinks, two dishwashers, commercial range and two ovens. Twelve person dining room with windows on three sides, living room with fireplace, keeping room, lake room, sun room.

Four bedrooms upstairs, two with lake views and queen beds, one with antique furnishings and a full bed and one with twin bunkbeds and two full beds. Downstairs bedroom has two twin beds. Central air conditioning serves living, dining, kitchen and two bedrooms but is rarely necessary due to cool evening breezes from Lake Michigan. Other bedrooms have ceiling fans.

Nestled between the resort towns of Saugatuck and South Haven with Lake Michigan to the West and a golf course to the East, this is the perfect vacation retreat.

Rental week begins Saturday at 3pm and ends the following Saturday at 10am.


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Property Type

  • House

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Suitability

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14, Beds for 14

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

Entertainment

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR

Attractions

  • Cinemas
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Restaurants

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Horseback Riding

Location Type

  • Beachfront
  • Lakefront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Golf
  • Swimming

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator

Outside

  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Peak Summer Season
Jun 20 - Aug 21, 2015
7 night min stay

$5,295
Indian Summer 2015
Sep 11 - Nov 1, 2015
3 night min stay
$499
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$598
$3,995

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Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $1,000
  • Tax Rate 6%

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Owner info

Year Purchased: 1994

About the owner: Shores Club is my home six months a year. My family and I love it and sincerely hope you enjoy your summer vacation here. Since retiring from a career in Chicago, I have operated an RV resort property management business in Michigan and Florida. That business takes me away from the house in the summer time which is why it is available for rent. Most or our renters over the past 10 years have been family reunions for grandparents, their adult children and their grand children. The house is perfect for these kinds of family gatherings.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
The house has an interesting history so we have collected some informationstories from several of the families who occupied it at various points in time. As we understand it, the house was constructed in the 1870s for a fruit farmer and was located on the site of the Glenn Shores Golf Course. The building that currently serves as the club house for the golf course was originally the barn for this house. In the late 1920’s Glenn Shores was developed as a resort community and the house was moved to its current site by rolling it on logs and pulling it with mules. The developer intended to use the house as a beach club for the Glenn Shores development and poured the foundations behind the house to add a large dining room. When the developer went bankrupt in 1927, the house began to be used as a summer cottage. It was winterized and remodeled by us. Pages from the 1920’s brochure are framed and hung around the stairs and landing along with a map and renderings of the house.


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Speaks: english

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Photos

  • Shores Club Cottage

    Shores Club Cottage

  • Sunset View Over Lake Michigan

    Sunset View Over Lake Michigan

  • Sun Room

    Sun Room

  • Professional Kitchen with 2 Sinks and 2 Dishwashers

    Professional Kitchen with 2 Sinks and 2 Dishwashers

  • Bedroom with Lake Michigan View

    Bedroom with Lake Michigan View

  • First Floor Bedroom withTwin Beds

    First Floor Bedroom withTwin Beds

  • Glenn Shores Beach

    Glenn Shores Beach

  • Living Room

    Living Room

  • Lake View Sitting Room

    Lake View Sitting Room

  • Dining Room Surronded in Windows and Seating for 10 Adults+

    Dining Room Surronded in Windows and Seating for 10 Adults+

  • Bedroom with Lake Michigan View

    Bedroom with Lake Michigan View

  • Upstairs Bedroom with Antique Furniture

    Upstairs Bedroom with Antique Furniture

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Date last modified - Saturday, July 04, 2015

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Minimum stay: 3-7 nights
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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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Member since: 2006
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within 12 hours
  • Response rate 90%
  • Calendar last updated 07/02/2015
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