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Big Bear Lodge! Beautiful Log Home Close to Great Beach!

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Modern Log Home. Attached screened Porch

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Last updated: 07/22/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Long Beach house description

Located in Long Beach, Indiana, this home, that we call 'BIG BEAR LODGE' is less than a 5-minute walk to beautiful Lake Michigan private beach. Newer Log Home with master bedroom w/king size bed and futon with bath on 1st floor and 3 bedrooms (2 queen beds,3 twin beds and 1 trundle bed) on 2nd floor with bath. We have desk on 1st floor with Broadband Internet access for your lap top computer. We find this very useful for people who must stay in contact with their office. There is also an additional powder room on 1st floor. The kitchen adjoins large dining area with table that will seat 10-12. The great room and open floor plan are great for family gatherings. The 1st floor has an attached screened in porch that leads out to backyard deck equipped with patio furniture, table and gas grill. The 1st floor is approx 1500 sq. ft. There is an attached 4-car garage with a pool table,ping pong table and 10-12 bikes for your use.


Drive 10 minutes to the 'Lighthouse Prime Outlet Mall” or drive north 10 minutes to New Buffalo Michigan for all the great restaurants and shopping. You are able to rent boats at Marina in Michigan City or New Buffalo (both 10 minutes away).
Amenities: Fireplace, Air Conditioning zoned for each floor, Phone w/answer machine, Security system, Cable Large screen TV, DVD Player (with great selections) VCR, CD Stereo, Computer with High speed Broadband, Fax, Fully equipped Kitchen, Microwave, Compactor, Blenders, Washer and Dryer, Ice maker, Gas BBQ Grill,10-12 bikes,3 sets Golf Clubs, Misc. Beach Toys and Chairs. Sheets and towels are provided. BRING YOUR OWN BEACH TOWELS. NO PETS. NO SMOKING.
Activities: . Roast marshmallows at fire pit in backyard or have bon fire at beach. Bike the neighborhood or up and down LAKE SHORE DRIVE. Play golf at one of many courses nearby. ( there are some clubs at house for your use.)

Fishing, Swimming, Boating, Parasailing, Water Park nearby and Zoo. Indiana Dunes or Warren Dunes in Michigan 15-20 minutes away. Michigan City Blue Chip casino is 10 minutes away. Harbor Country from Michiana to Warren Dunes is 5 minutes to 20 minutes away.
Area: Chicago- Downtown 1 hour
Chicago Ohare Airport- 1 1/2 hours
Indianapolis- 2 hours
South Haven, Mi.- 1 hour
South Bend/Notre Dame- 1/2 hour
Detroit - 3 1/2 hours
St.

Louis - 5 1/2 hours
Louisville- 5 hours
Cedar Rapids- 5 hours
Toledo- 3 hours

Property Type

  • House
  • 2500 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Onsite Services

          • Housekeeper Included

          Suitability

          • Pets Not Allowed
          • Non Smoking Only
          • Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm
          • Children Welcome
          • Minimum Age Limit For Renters

          Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

          Entertainment

          • Television
          • VCR
          • Stereo
          • CD Player
          • DVD Player
          • Books
          • Books For Adults
          • Books For Kids
          • Games
          • Games For Kids
          • Video Library:

            approx 50 movies...moreless

          • Pool Table
          • Satellite / Cable
          • Foosball

          Theme

              • Family

              Attractions

              • Live Theater
              • Water Parks
              • Cinemas
              • Marina
              • Restaurants
              • Zoo

              Leisure Activities

              • Sight Seeing
              • Boating
              • Horseshoes
              • Miniature Golf
              • Shelling
              • Wildlife Viewing
              • Beachcombing
              • Gambling Casinos
              • Outlet Shopping
              • Horseback Riding
              • Antiquing
              • Scenic Drives

              Location Type

                  • Lake

                  sports and adventure activities

                  • Tennis
                  • Sailing
                  • Mountain Biking
                  • Hiking
                  • Parasailing
                  • Golf Privileges Optional
                  • Golf
                  • Swimming
                  • Cycling
                  • Fishing

                  Arrival Day

                      • Saturday

                      Dining

                      • Dining Area
                      • Seating for 12 people

                      General

                      • Internet
                      • Towels Provided
                      • Washing Machine
                      • Clothes Dryer
                      • Fireplace
                      • Garage:

                        4 car garage...moreless

                      • Telephone
                      • Air Conditioning
                      • Heating
                      • Linens Provided
                      • Iron & Board
                      • Alarm Clock
                      • Laundry Soap
                      • Local Restaurant Guide
                      • Broadband Access
                      • Paper Towels
                      • Computer Available
                      • Ceiling Fans
                      • Toilet Paper
                      • Parking On Street
                      • Parking Off Street:

                        up to 6 additional cars...moreless

                      • Covered Parking
                      • Gas Fireplace
                      • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
                      • Free Long Distance

                      house cleaning

                          • Housekeeper Included

                          Kitchen

                          • Dishwasher
                          • Refrigerator
                          • Freezer
                          • Oven
                          • Microwave
                          • Grill
                          • Coffee Maker
                          • Toaster
                          • Cooking Utensils
                          • Blender
                          • Coffee Grinder
                          • Ice Maker
                          • Pantry Items
                          • Kitchen

                          Outside

                          • Outdoor Grill
                          • Porch / Veranda
                          • Beach Chairs
                          • Large Cooler
                          • Small Cooler
                          • Golf Clubs
                          • Wood Deck
                          • Outdoor Grill Gas
                          • Screen Porch / Veranda
                          • Bicycles
                          • Barbecue
                          • Deck / Patio
                           

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                          Rental basis: Per property
                          Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                          Base Rate
                          2 night min stay
                          $350
                          Prime Summer weeks
                          Jun 30 - Aug 17
                          7 night min stay

                          $2,625
                          Late Summer
                          Aug 18 - Sep 14
                          5 night min stay
                          $340

                          Discounts: 14 nights or more: $300 Nightly

                          Spring
                          Apr 1 - Jun 1
                          2 night min stay
                          $350
                          $1,050 $4,050
                          Late Spring
                          Jun 2 - Jun 15
                          2 night min stay
                          $400 $400
                          Fri, Sat
                          $1,800
                          Early Summer
                          Jun 16 - Jun 29
                          2 night min stay
                          $750
                          $1,995
                          * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

                          Additional information about rental rates

                          Additional Fees and Taxes:

                          All Taxes are include in rates. There is a cleaning fee of approximately $150. depending on number of people.


                          Notes:

                          All rates are subject to change depending on number of people occupying residence.

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                          Calendar

                          Last updated: 07/22/2014
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                          23 Available
                          21 Unavailable
                          22 Today
                          23 Selected dates
                           

                          Location

                          Less than a 1 hour drive to downtown Chicago and 10 minute drive to New Buffalo Michigan, Indiana Sand Dunes

                           

                          Owner info

                          Year Purchased: 2003

                          About the owner: Please review guests comments on site, that will tell you a lot about me.


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                          Speaks: english

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                          Photos

                          • Modern Log Home. Attached screened Porch

                            Modern Log Home. Attached screened Porch

                          • Screened in Porch leads to outside deck

                            Screened in Porch leads to outside deck

                          • 2nd floor BR with Queen bed

                            2nd floor BR with Queen bed

                          • Dining table in great room seats 10

                            Dining table in great room seats 10

                          • Bar area off kitchen

                            Bar area off kitchen

                          • Partial View of great room

                            Partial View of great room

                          • Some bikes to choose from

                            Some bikes to choose from

                          • Late Fall

                            Late Fall

                          • Large Great room w/beautiful furnishings

                            Large Great room w/beautiful furnishings

                          • 2 block walk leads to miles of beach

                            2 block walk leads to miles of beach

                          • View of Great room with stairs leading to 2nd floor, door leads to screen porch

                            View of Great room with stairs leading to 2nd floor, door leads to screen porch

                          • 1st floor MBR with King and private bath

                            1st floor MBR with King and private bath

                          • 2nd floor BR with Queen and day bed

                            2nd floor BR with Queen and day bed

                          • 2nd floor BR with 3 twin beds

                            2nd floor BR with 3 twin beds

                          • Pool table in garage

                            Pool table in garage

                          • Winter shot of lake Michigan

                            Winter shot of lake Michigan

                          VRBO #12642

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                          This listing was first published here in 2002.

                          Date last modified - Monday, March 31, 2014

                          $340 - $750 per night (USD)
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                          4 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
                          Sleeps 12

                          View calendar: Updated 07/22/14
                          Minimum stay: 2-7 nights
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