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The Van Buren St. Getaway - Walk to Beach & Downtown - $2,400

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Last updated: 12/02/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

South Haven house description

Spacious rooms invite you to settle in, relax and BE on vacation! Master Bedroom (2nd story) has a fullsize deck for hanging out 'above it all'. The deck below, which is off the kitchen/dining area, offers outside relaxation, eating, or watching the kids play in the large back yard. Lake Michigan is a short 2.5 blocks away - with one of the most beautiful sunset views available at the head of the Van Buren St. stairs - which lead down to the beach for lots of daytime fun.

This home is big enough to handle a large family, extended family, combined families or just a group of friends. Watch movies together from our DVD library, or head for Kids Corner Park, downtown shops, restaurants & marinas - all within walking distance. Park your car in the driveway and enjoy the freedom from gas prices!

If you are looking for a larger sized home, beautifully redone, then this is the vacation getaway for you.

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Property Type

      • House

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental

          Meals

              • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

              Suitability

              • Alternative Lifestyle
              • Children Welcome:

                Spacious rooms mean room for 'their stuff' (some toys provided at the house) and layout is perfect for hide'n'seek! Nearby Kids' Corner has wooden mazes and castles and swings - across from beach....moreless

              • Non Smoking Only:

                Lower wrap-around deck, front porch, and upper deck provide plenty of getaway spaces for smokers....moreless

              • Pets Not Allowed:

                Some of our guests have allergies, therefore we chose to have our house be pet-free....moreless

              Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 16, Beds for 12-16

              • Bedroom 1

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              • Bedroom 2

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              • Bedroom 3

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              • Bedroom 4

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              • Convertible bed(s)

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              • Queen size Beds (1) Four poster, deep mattress, located under romantic skylight in master bedroom., Double Beds (5) Two double beds each in 2nd and 3rd bedrooms on 2nd floor; 1 double bed in main floor bedroom., Baby Cribs (2) Besides the regular size crib, we have available a travel crib/playpen., Sleep Sofa or Futons (2) One queen size futon (in living room) and one queen size blowup bed - both very comfortable....moreless

              Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

              Other Amenities

                  • High chair, booster seat, hair dryers in 2 full bathrooms.

                  Entertainment

                  • CD Player
                  • DVD Player
                  • Satellite / Cable
                  • Video Library

                  Attractions

                  • Cinemas
                  • Health/Beauty Spa
                  • Live Theater
                  • Museums
                  • Restaurants

                  Local Services & Businesses

                      • Fitness Center

                      Leisure Activities

                      • Antiquing
                      • Boating
                      • Horseback Riding
                      • Miniature Golf
                      • Shelling
                      • Shopping
                      • Sight Seeing
                      • Sledding

                      Location Type

                          • Lake View:

                            Standing in front of the house, the lake is 2.5 blocks away; you can see the sunset. The whoosh of the waves can be heard at night; soothing and lulling one to sleep....moreless

                          Sports & Adventure Activities

                          • Basketball Court
                          • Cross Country Skiing
                          • Cycling
                          • Fishing
                          • Golf
                          • Hiking
                          • Jet Skiing
                          • Kayaking
                          • Mountain Biking
                          • Parasailing
                          • Rafting
                          • Sailing
                          • Skiing
                          • Snorkeling/Diving
                          • Snowboarding
                          • Snowmobiling
                          • Surfing
                          • Swimming
                          • Tennis
                          • Water Skiing
                          • Wind-Surfing

                          Dining

                              • Dining Area

                              General

                              • Air Conditioning
                              • Broadband Access
                              • Clothes Dryer
                              • Linens Provided
                              • Parking Off Street
                              • Washing Machine:

                                Separate laundry room makes laundry time vacation-easy!...moreless

                              Kitchen

                              • Cooking Utensils:

                                Coffee pot, blender, toaster....moreless

                              • Dishwasher
                              • Ice Maker
                              • Kitchen:

                                Lots of cabinets and room for more than one cook. Large dining table off kitchen seats 6-10....moreless

                              • Microwave
                              • Refrigerator

                              Outside

                              • Balcony:

                                Front porch has room to sit and people-watch....moreless

                              • Deck / Patio:

                                Two wood decks, lower wraps off kitchen/dining area; upper off Master Bedroom....moreless

                              • Outdoor Grill
                               

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                              Rental basis: Per property
                              Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                              Off-season
                              Sep 2 - May 24, 2015
                              2 night min stay
                              $250
                              My Standard Rate
                              7 night min stay

                              $2,400

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                              Last updated: 12/02/2014
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                              Owner info

                              Year Purchased: 1998

                              About the owner: Dan and Sarma Ilgenfritz are happy grandparents of 9. Dan is a general contractor and loved rehabbing the Van Buren St. Getaway house. It took 6 years, working in the off season for the complete rehab. Sarma enjoys semi-retirement by managing the vacation rental and taking care of infants at the daycare center.

                              Why the Owner Chose South Haven:
                              It is our hometown (we live 3 miles from the location) and South Haven is a great vacation spot, sitting right on Lake Michigan, with great shops, restaurants, outdoor activities, the best Farmer's Market, and really friendly people!

                              The Unique Benefits at this House:
                              The large back yard has lots of room for our kids & grandkids; we love to lounge on the upstairs deck off the master bedroom - you can really feel the 'getaway' up there; eating together is great fun with enough room for everyone - at the huge family style dining table, spilling over to the attached lower deck when more space is needed. We can walk to the beach, downtown and Kids Corner.


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                              Speaks: english

                               

                              Photos

                              • Home from street front

                                Home from street front

                              • Kitchen looking into dining room

                                Kitchen looking into dining room

                              • Living Room - with queen size futon for extra sleeping space

                                Living Room - with queen size futon for extra sleeping space

                              • Crib in Master Bedroom

                                Crib in Master Bedroom

                              • Upstairs master bedroom deck.

                                Upstairs master bedroom deck.

                              • Bedroom 2

                                Bedroom 2

                              • Side view with decks

                                Side view with decks

                              • Beautiful evening walks along the lake shore & river

                                Beautiful evening walks along the lake shore & river

                              • Kitchen

                                Kitchen

                              • Spacious dining room, can seat 10 comfortably.

                                Spacious dining room, can seat 10 comfortably.

                              • Living room & stairway

                                Living room & stairway

                              • Master Bedroom

                                Master Bedroom

                              • Bedroom 3

                                Bedroom 3

                              • Bedroom 4, on main floor

                                Bedroom 4, on main floor

                              • Rear 1st floor deck and big backyard

                                Rear 1st floor deck and big backyard

                              • Lake Michigan @ Van Buren St.

                                Lake Michigan @ Van Buren St.

                              VRBO #169356

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                              This listing was first published here in 2008.

                              Date last modified - Monday, December 22, 2014

                              $250 - $343 per night (USD)
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                              4 Bedroom / 2.5 Bathroom
                              Sleeps 16

                              View calendar: Updated 12/02/14
                              Minimum stay: 2-7 nights
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                              Member since: 2008
                              Speaks: english
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                              • Response rate: 90%
                              • Calendar last updated: 12/02/2014
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