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Lakefront Cottage with Amazing Views in an Ideal Location!

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Last updated: 11/05/2014
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  • Minimum stay:1-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

VRBO Bear stayed here: We found this property to be beary special Read review

Huron cottage description

Winter get-away week-ends now available at off season rates

Any season of the year, ever-changing Lake Erie provides the entertainment while your family and friends make memories together in this charming cottage.
Because we love spending time here so much, we have completely remodeled this historic cottage adding all the comforts of home. The highest compliments come from our past guests who consistently tell us that the clean, comfortable house and proximity of the lake exceed their expectations. The panoramic views of Lake Erie from the kitchen, living room and dining room are amazing. A modern half bath and laundry room complete the first floor. Upstairs are 3 private bedrooms with original hardwood floors (one queen, one double and 3 single beds) and an updated full bathroom.
The lakefront deck and large yard invite guests outside and a fire ring is located at the water's edge and every season brings different birds to watch including bald eagles, purple martins, cranes and ducks. You can fish or swim from the property using large stepping stones or a set of stairs leading into the water. Meticulously maintained and cleaned by the owners, the house is very nicely furnished, with special attention to bedding, linens, bath and kitchen conveniences so you feel right at home. We rent to other home owners who are non-smokers over 25 years old and who agree to respect the home as if it was their own. We want others to experience Lake Erie when we cannot be here.

Located on a private lane with more barefoot vacationers than cars. Sandy beaches are everywhere, including a mile-long public sandy beach 2 miles away and a state nature preserve beach within walking distance. See our link to all the nearby Lake Erie beaches. Conveniently located one hour from Cleveland and 20 minutes from Cedar Point.

Nearby managers (and long time residents) can help you with most any of your vacation needs after you arrive. If we are full, we recommend vrbo 26376 located a few doors away. Our on-line calendar is always up to date so you can check availability. Contact us by email if you would like to see more pictures.

Keywords: Cottage, Lakefront, home, Lake Erie

Property Type

  • 2 story
  • Cottage
  • 1200 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental


          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Onsite Services

              • Concierge


              • Long-Term Renters Welcome
              • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

                25 years old or a homeowner...moreless

              • Children Welcome
              • Non Smoking Only:

                No smoking outside or inside...moreless

              • Pets Not Allowed
              • Wheelchair Inaccessible

              Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7, Beds for 7

              Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom, 1 Half Bathroom

              • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

                tile floor, quartz countertops...moreless

              • Bathroom 1: toilet


              Other Amenities

                  • Outdoor fire ring, indoor fans in every room.


                  • DVD Player
                  • Games:

                    many board games and puzzles. No need to bring your own...moreless

                  • Music Library:

                    inside/outside ipod speaker...moreless

                  • Satellite / Cable
                  • Stereo:

                    indoor/outdoor ipod speaker and indoor radio/CD player...moreless

                  • Television:

                    43 inch plasma with some HD channels...moreless

                  • VCR
                  • Video Library:

                    20 DVD movies, mostly PG-13...moreless


                  • Adventure
                  • Away From It All
                  • Budget
                  • Family
                  • Historic
                  • Romantic
                  • Sports & Activities
                  • Tourist Attractions


                  • Churches
                  • Cinemas
                  • Live Theater
                  • Marina
                  • Museums
                  • Playground
                  • Restaurants
                  • Theme Parks
                  • Water Parks
                  • Winery Tours
                  • Zoo

                  Local Services & Businesses

                  • ATM/Bank
                  • Babysitter
                  • Fitness Center
                  • Groceries
                  • Hospital

                  Leisure Activities

                  • Antiquing
                  • Beachcombing
                  • Bird Watching
                  • Boating
                  • Gambling Casinos
                  • Scenic Drives
                  • Shopping
                  • Sight Seeing
                  • Walking
                  • Wildlife Viewing

                  Location Type

                  • Lakefront:

                    On site water access for swimming and fishing. ...moreless

                  Sports & Adventure Activities

                  • Cycling
                  • Fishing
                  • Freshwater Fishing
                  • Golf
                  • Hiking
                  • Jet Skiing
                  • Kayaking
                  • Pier Fishing
                  • Rafting
                  • Sailing
                  • Swimming
                  • Tennis
                  • Water Skiing
                  • Wind-Surfing


                  • Dining
                  • Dining Area
                  • Seating for 8 people


                  • Internet
                  • Linens Provided:

                    Everything except beach towels...moreless

                  • Living Room
                  • Parking:

                    Driveway can hold 3-4 cars...moreless

                  • Parking Off Street
                  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:

                    Upon request...moreless

                  • Towels Provided:

                    Bath towels and kitchen towels...moreless

                  • Washing Machine
                  • Wireless Internet
                  • Wood Fireplace:

                    Buy your own wood...moreless


                  • Coffee Maker
                  • Cooking Utensils:


                  • Dishes & Utensils
                  • Dishwasher
                  • Freezer
                  • Ice Maker
                  • Kitchen:

                    Coffee maker...moreless

                  • Microwave
                  • Oven
                  • Pantry Items:

                    all household cleaners, salt, pepper, coffee filters, spices, trash bags...moreless

                  • Refrigerator
                  • Stove
                  • Toaster


                  • Deck / Patio:

                    Cushioned lounge chairs for 6, dining table with 4 chairs and two table umbrellas....moreless

                  • Kayak / Canoe:

                    a paddle board with a kayak paddle...moreless

                  • Water Sports Gear:

                    a few foam floating 'noodles'...moreless



                  Write a review 5
                  from 15 traveler reviews
                  VRBO Bear catching some sun at this great lakeside location! 08/27/2003

                  VRBO Bear stayed here:

                  This Lake Erie cottage is in a super location for anyone who is vacationing in northern Ohio. The cottage sits peacefully on the shore of Lake Erie and is located just off of Highway 6. It is just a few miles from Cedar Point, home to the biggest collection of super coasters in the USA! If roller coasters are not your thing, then don't worry, you have Lake Erie right in your own backyard. If you are into Summer fun, just rent a boat or jet ski and hit the water for some cool fun.

                  This vacation cottage has plenty of room for a little bear and his travelling buddies. All three of us had a bedroom of our own and there was even an extra bed in the loft. We had a full kitchen to cook up a meal for a hungry bear, and a dining room that looked out over the lake. What a beautiful view!!! At night we enjoyed the sound of the waves hitting against the shore as well as "kicking back" in front of the TV and watching a movie. The comfortable living room had a fireplace and was equipped with a television and DVD-VCR player.

                  Our hosts made us feel right at home. They were there to greet us when we arrived and even brought us fresh peaches (which a bear really loves) and several ears of corn, fresh out of the garden. We've never gotten that kind of service from the Holiday Inn.

                  So whether you want a quiet relaxing place to escape to, or a fun filled adventure, it's all right here on Ohio's north coast. You can fish the week away, play golf, boat, ski, or head down the highway to Cleveland and take in an Indians baseball game, or visit my favorite, the "Rock 'n Roll Hall of Fame." It is all conveniently located near Huron, Ohio and this "Vacationland" cottage.

                  Signed, VRBO Bear

                  The VRBO Bear
                  Rental basis: Per property
                  Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                  Nov 1 - Apr 2, 2015
                  1 night min stay
                  $100 $160
                  Fri, Sat
                  Easter 2015
                  Apr 3 - Apr 5, 2015
                  2 night min stay
                  April 2015
                  Apr 6 - Apr 30, 2015
                  1 night min stay
                  $130 $180
                  Fri, Sat
                  Spring 2015
                  May 1 - Jun 5, 2015
                  2 night min stay
                  $160 $200
                  Fri, Sat
                  Summer 2015
                  Jun 6 - Aug 22, 2015
                  7 night min stay

                  Late summer
                  Aug 30 - Sep 4, 2015
                  5 night min stay
                  Fall 2015
                  Sep 6 - Oct 31, 2015
                  2 night min stay
                  $160 $200
                  Fri, Sat
                  * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

                  Additional information about rental rates


                  • Taxes Included


                  Discounts for reservations made with less than 72 hours notice.

                  Add $20 per person for more than 4 overnight guests per reservation.

                  Cleaning charges may be added for short stays.

                  Cancellation policy:

                  Policy available by contacting owner when booking.

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                  Last updated: 11/05/2014
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                  45 Miles
                  Nearest Airport
                  Cleveland Hopkins
                  1 Miles
                  Nearest Barpub
                  Angry Bull
                  12 Miles
                  Nearest Ferry
                  4 Miles
                  Nearest Golf
                  Thunderbird Hills
                  2 Miles
                  Nearest Motorway
                  Route 2
                  1.5 Miles
                  Nearest Restaurant
                  2 Miles
                  Nearest Beach
                  Nickel Plate Public

                  Car: Recommended

                  Old woman's creek state nature preserve offers a beach, nature trail and museum within walking distance.


                  Owner info

                  Year Purchased: 2003

                  About the owner: The owners met here in Hartley Beach and have been married ever since. Now living in Columbus with jobs that keep us much too far from Lake Erie, we love spending our free time here.

                  Why the Owner Chose Huron:
                  We chose to buy a cottage here so that our children could grow up enjoying the same activities that we did here on the shores of Lake Erie. We chose this location because of our families and friends who live up and down this private lane of a dozen houses.

                  The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
                  It is truly special to find the relaxing, friendly vacation atmosphere that this neighborhood has. Lake Erie is a powerful attraction that you have to experience to understand. Year round, this is our idea of a get away!

                  Contact us

                  Speaks: english

                  Links to more information:

                  Guestbook comments from the owner

                  1 of 3


                  • Lakefront deck

                    Lakefront deck

                  • Carport


                  • Kitchen


                  • Kitchen


                  • Living room

                    Living room

                  • Master Bedrooom

                    Master Bedrooom

                  • Twin Bedroom

                    Twin Bedroom

                  • Full bathroom remodeled 2012

                    Full bathroom remodeled 2012

                  • Water access

                    Water access

                  • North wind on Lake Erie

                    North wind on Lake Erie

                  • Sunset


                  • Christmas 2010

                    Christmas 2010

                  • View of Cottage from the street

                    View of Cottage from the street

                  • Side yard

                    Side yard

                  • Kitchen


                  • Dining Room

                    Dining Room

                  • Living room

                    Living room

                  • Double Bedroom

                    Double Bedroom

                  • Twin bed in loft

                    Twin bed in loft

                  • Upstairs bathroom

                    Upstairs bathroom

                  • Looking West to Huron pier

                    Looking West to Huron pier

                  • Sunrise


                  • Christmas 2013

                    Christmas 2013

                  • Bald Eagle in our yard

                    Bald Eagle in our yard

                  VRBO #23210

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                  This listing was first published here in 2003.

                  Date last modified - Wednesday, November 05, 2014

                  $100 - $229 per night (USD)

                  3 Bedroom / 1.5 Bathroom
                  Sleeps 7

                  View calendar: Updated 11/05/14
                  Minimum stay: 1-7 nights
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                  Member since: 2003
                  Speaks: english
                  • Calendar last updated: 11/05/2014
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