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Macatawa Mi, Lake Michigan Lake Front,

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Last updated: 09/10/2013

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  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Size of house is a three-story house with four bedrooms. Basement, Third floor is not included.

Lake Michigan Beach Front house located on the South side of the Holland Channel,by Big Red Lighthouse. Antique filled, wooden frame vintage Art and Crafts Home (circa 1922) on Lake Michigan, in Macataw MI. Gated Community. Large brick fireplace, large front porch facing Lake Michigan, small rear deck, 3 parking places, one in main lot and two in a lower lot. There are some ceiling fans and several table fans, 2 window a/c's. There is some sand in the house, we are on the beach in the sand. Livingroom has a brick, wood burning fireplace, rocking chairs, an old butcher block for a coffee table and couch and chairs. Beautiful views of the Lake Michigan and Lighthouse are seen from living room windows, (you can watch sail boat races, and motor boats cruising by and of course swimmers) The couch is not a sofa bed. There is no screen door on the front door. Also there are no screens on the windows to the front porch. Just wonderful lake breezes. The side windows do not open. It is almost always cool on the lake front and few bugs. The cottage is timeless and restful. We are on the beach, where little changes occur from year to year. This is a beautiful one of a kind old time summer cottage on Lake Michigan! Large confortable living room looking at Lake Michigan, Dining Room and Kitchen and Pantry.

An old time kitchen with a restaurant commercial stove a dishwasher, and garbage disposal, microwave, and a table and chairs. There are plenty of dishes, glasses, silverware and pots and pans. Everything you need to cook. There is one bathroom upstairs, no tub only a shower and sink and toilet There is a sink in one of the bedrooms, a 1/2 bath on the first floor and a shower outside in the rear.(which is the best) The house can accommodate only 8. There are four bedrooms on the second floor with a rear deck off one bedroom. Front bedroom room has a double bed, rear north a double, front south 2 Double beds and rear south 2 twin beds. The bedrooms have antique bed frames with patchwork quilts. A Webber Grill is in the rear. No crib or baby equipment available. We are not geared for small children or large groups, or family reunions. No pets. There are lots of beach chairs, beach towels, umbrellas, and several bikes in the basement. We supply sheets, towels and beach towels. From time to time there are sand toys available.

Rates are quoted for 8 people or less and that is the amount of people the house can safely hold, children and infants count. No sublets. Rentals generally run Friday to Friday. Arrival time is 3:00 p.m. or later and departures are 10:00 am which is the general practice, so that we may clean for the next renter. All reservations require a 1/3 of total within ten days after reservation request. And the final payment within 30 days of arrival. You must follow the Macatawa Cottagers Association rules, which are posted in the house and will be mailed or emailed to you.

Cancellation if more that 60 days prior to arrival, 50% of the deposit will be returned if time period is re-rented but loss of full deposit or payment is not rented. If canceled 60 days or less prior to arrival, all payments and deposited are forfeited. We cannot take responsibility for weather or personal problems.

Rates:
Spring $1500/week
June $2000/week
July and Aug. $3200/week
Sep, Oct $2000/week

707 Lakeside, Macatawa, Michigan, 49434, US






Keywords:Lake Michigan House, Michigan Beach, Arts and Craft Cottage, near Holland, Sagutuck

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Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 3000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Children Welcome:

    We do not have young children supplies ie crib, highchair...moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

  • Bedroom 1: 1 double

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 double

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  • Bedroom 4: 2 twin/ single

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  • Bedroom 3: 2 double

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  • Double Beds (2), Twin or Single Beds (4)..All beds are antique, brass or Iron with lovey cottage sheets and quilts. Lake views from front bedrooms...moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

Entertainment

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Stereo
  • Television:

    1 in living room one in master bedroom...moreless

  • Toys:

    Beach toys in basenebt...moreless

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Synagogues
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Miniature Golf
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Beach View:

    House is situated on the beach, walk out front door and you are on the sand...moreless

  • Beachfront:

    House is located on Lake Michigan, Lake Macatawa is a short walking distance behind house...moreless

  • Downtown:

    Holland and Saugatuck short driving distance...moreless

  • Lakefront:

    Lake Michigan Beach Front in a community dating back to late 1800's...moreless

  • Monument View:

    Big Red National Historical Registered Light House on Lake Michigan channel can be seen from front porch. Piers out to light house can be walked to from beach to Light House...moreless

  • Water View:

    Lake Michigan Beach...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Parasailing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Rafting
  • Sailing
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    2 Window AC's...moreless

  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer:

    Basement...moreless

  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    furnace...moreless

  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    sheets, pillows, quits towels, beach towels...moreless

  • Living Room
  • Parking:

    1 place in upper lot, 2 places in lower lot...moreless

  • Parking Off Street:

    Parking is not by house but in lots, 2 parking places in lower lot, one in upperlot.....Total of three parking places in Macatawa, The beach front is free of cars, must take things to cottage by wagon or cart. This creates a beautiful, beach front experience......moreless

  • Telephone:

    Fax 616-335-2030...moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    Basement...moreless

  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace:

    Living room...moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen:

    Table, chairs,wood bead board walls and ceiling, pine floors, back kitchen area with refrigerator, and shelves of Antique jars and containers, kitchen complete with pots, pans, dishes, silverware, glasses, cooking utensils....moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven:

    commercial...moreless

  • Pantry Items:

    spices, sugar, salt and pepper, flour...moreless

Outside

  • Boat
  • Deck / Patio:

    Large front porch looking over beach and Lake Michigan and quiet second floor rear deck overlooking greenery and trees...moreless

 

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May ... $1700/week
June ...... $2000/week
July-Aug .. $3200/week
Sep-Oct .. $2000/week
Reservation deposit is $1000.00 must be recieved within 10 days of request
Nighly rate varies by season from $350.00 to $500.00
House is only available seasonally, we can rarely rent for long week ends   
Prefere week rentals, unable to rent for 2 or 3 days

Note: Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice.


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Owner info

Year Purchased: 1972

About the owner: Patti and Jim Kemp, PO Box 159 Edwards Colorado 81632 970-926-5513, Fax 970-926-5518, cell 970-904-3100 or 970-904-3101.

Why the Owner Chose Holland:
Summer and week end home get away from the city, clean cool air, restful, quiet, the best porch sitting viewing Lake Michigan and Big Red Lighthouse.

The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
Gated Comunity, Swimming, Sailing, Fishing, Boating, Antiquing, Farmers Markets, Quiet, Beach front, Big Red light House, County Fairs, Sunbathing, Sitting on the porch looking at Lake Michigan, Relaxing, Water skiing, Tennis, Golf, Holland and Sagatuck and neighboring communities have great yard sales and auctions, Holland has the best farmers market. Beaches, dunes, and wooded hills. In the Centeral Beach and North Beach areas of Macatawa, MI, we do not have cars parked on the beach or in front or side of our houses during the summer season. We park in a parking lot and take our things to the cottage by wagon or cart. The house is located in the sand on Lake Michigan, Lake Macatawa is about 100 yeards behind the cottage. This gives a Lake Michigan Beachfront open and free of cars, noise, traffic and has unobstructed unbelievablelr views of the Lake Michigan,dunes, sand, Holland Channel and Big Red Lighthouse. We are located wonderful small peninsula between Lake Michigan and Lake Macatawa....The cottage is beach front on Lake Michigan. You can hear the waves, bird songs and watch the sunsets fron the large front porch. We offer a unique peace and quiet, sunbathing, swimming and beach activities on a remarkable beach.


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Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • View from Porch looking out to the beach and Lake Michigan.

    View from Porch looking out to the beach and Lake Michigan.

  • Porch

    Porch

  • Livingroom

    Livingroom

  • Living Room facing West looking at front porch

    Living Room facing West looking at front porch

  • Rear Bedroom, 1 Full size Antique Iron bed.

    Rear Bedroom, 1 Full size Antique Iron bed.

  • Rear bedroom, 2 twin beds, facing East with small porch

    Rear bedroom, 2 twin beds, facing East with small porch

  • Just an old Macatawa Sign and Folk Art in Livigroom in Living room.

    Just an old Macatawa Sign and Folk Art in Livigroom in Living room.

  • Map of Lake Macatawa...Cottage on the South side, on Lake Michigan

    Map of Lake Macatawa...Cottage on the South side, on Lake Michigan

  • Front of the house on the beach facing Lake Michigan

    Front of the house on the beach facing Lake Michigan

  • Front porch facing West looking at Big Red Ligthouse

    Front porch facing West looking at Big Red Ligthouse

  • Livingroom at sunset

    Livingroom at sunset

  • Masterbedroom, facing West, Full size Antique Bed

    Masterbedroom, facing West, Full size Antique Bed

  • Front bedroom, facing Lake Michigan, with 2 full size beds.

    Front bedroom, facing Lake Michigan, with 2 full size beds.

  • Kitchen stove, commeral

    Kitchen stove, commeral

  • Beach on Lake Michigan taken from in front of the house

    Beach on Lake Michigan taken from in front of the house

  • Sunset in front of Cottage in Aug 2011

    Sunset in front of Cottage in Aug 2011

VRBO #235591

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Date last modified - Saturday, May 02, 2015

  • Reviews
  • Sleeps
    8
  • Bedrooms
    4
  • Bathrooms
    2
  • Property type
    Cottage
Owner
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within a few days
  • Response rate 20%
  • Calendar last updated 09/10/2013
Email owner

(970) 926-5513

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