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5 Bedroom 2.5 Bath with Private Beach

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Last updated: 07/06/2014
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  • Minimum stay:6 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Sister Lakes house description

Enjoy this well appointed 5 bedroom, 3 level, air conditioned lake house situated on Little Crooked Lake in the popular Sister Lakes of Southwest Michigan. Only 2 hours from Chicago and 3 hours from Detroit! The home sleeps 13 in beds with additional capacity in a full sized sofa bed. Four of the five bedrooms have stunning views of pristine Little Crooked Lake, an all sports lake. Enjoy two large decks, one of which is shaded with a custom awning. Your own private sandy beach is equipped with a pier, floating swimming raft and fire pit. The kitchen is located on the ground floor and walks out onto the decks that overlook the water. Plenty of space with a living room, a rec room and an extra large deck covered with a waterproof awning. Five cable connected TVs, Nintendo game system, karaoke machine and CDs and upright piano. Newly remodeled rec room and bathrooms. A paddle boat is included with your rental fee.

A second TV/living room area is located on the beach level adjacent to the beach front kitchen and has Cable TV, VCR/DVD, Game Cube and a Karaoke machine. The house rental also includes high speed wireless internet access.

A refreshing outdoor shower is located in the yard adjacent to the decks.

Rainy day? No problem! Our lake house is located close to the action in Sister Lakes. Walk to the Driftwood Summer Shop for ice cream (only 1/3 mile), take the kids to the old fashioned roller skating rink or take a short drive to the drive-in theatre (yes they still have ‘em!). the house is a short walk to Captain Jack's restaurant/pub, the Legacy Tavern and Rocky's Bowling Alley. We are also less than a mile to shopping, several restaurants and a couple of popular pubs. there is a quaint shopping district on the shores of Lake Michigan in St. Joseph, MI only a 20 minute drive. Restaurants and pubs are also nearby in cute downtown Dowagiac - just 9 miles.

Description of the bedrooms:
Room 1: 1st floor Lakeview - 2 twin beds.
Room 2: 1st floor Lakeview - 2 twin beds.
Room 3: 2nd floor Streetside - 1 queen bed
Room 4 & 5: are a suite of rooms. You must pass through room 4 with 1 queen bed to enter room 5 which has 1 twin bed and a set of bunk beds for a total sleeping capacity of 3 (great for kids!). We call this the family suite.
Amenities: high speed wireless internet access, bed linens, pillows, beach chairs and flotation toys, washer and dryer, 12-cup coffee maker, dishwasher and detergent, toaster, five cable connected televisions (36in, 27in and 3, 19in), VCR and DVD players, game cube with many games, karaoke machine, local and long distance phone service, 6 burner stainless steel gas grill with cooking gas, CD player, gas range and refrigerator, microwave oven, pots/pans, dishes and kitchen utensils. The home is equipped with Central Air.

Bath towels and Bed linens are provided.

Activities: Swimming, boating, hiking, golfing, dining, shopping, roller skating, bowling, drive in theater.
Area: Less than 1 mile from bowling, roller skating, dining, pubs and shopping. Our house is adjacent to a boat ramp to launching your watercraft is a breeze.

Property Type

  • House
  • 1900 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental


      • Non Smoking Only
      • Pets Considered
      • Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm
      • Children Welcome
      • Wheelchair Inaccessible

      Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 13

      Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

      • Bathroom 2nd Floor: toilet, combination tub/shower

        Installed 2006....moreless

      • Bathroom 1st Floor: toilet, combination tub/shower

        Remodeled 2008...moreless

      • Beach Level: toilet


      • Outdoor Shower: outdoor shower


      • Outdoor shower refreshing to wash the sand from the beach!


      • DVD Player
      • Game Room
      • Television
      • Satellite / Cable
      • VCR
      • Radio
      • CD Player
      • Audio Tape Player
      • Books
      • Games
      • Games For Kids
      • Piano
      • Video Library
      • Video Game Console
      • Video Games


      • Family
      • Away From It All


      • Autumn Foliage
      • Winery Tours
      • Restaurants
      • Cinemas
      • Live Theater
      • Water Parks

      Leisure Activities

      • Antiquing
      • Walking
      • Sledding
      • Scenic Drives
      • Beachcombing
      • Paddle Boating
      • Bird Watching
      • Gambling Casinos

      local services and businesses

      • ATM/Bank
      • Laundromat
      • Hospital
      • Massage Therapist

      Location Type

      • Beach
      • Waterfront

      sports and adventure activities

      • Swimming
      • Sailing
      • Cycling
      • Fishing
      • Golf
      • Water Skiing
      • Roller Blading
      • Skiing
      • Freshwater Fishing
      • Hiking
      • Jet Skiing
      • Pier Fishing
      • Water Tubing


      • Dining Area
      • Seating for 15 people

      forms of payment

          • Accept Credit Card


          • Towels Provided
          • Computer Available
          • Firewood
          • PC
          • Parking Off Street
          • Local Maps
          • Telephone
          • Heating
          • Linens Provided
          • Internet
          • Wireless Internet
          • Washing Machine
          • Clothes Dryer
          • Sofa Bed
          • Air Conditioning
          • Alarm Clock
          • Parking


          • Ice Maker
          • Dishwasher
          • Blender
          • Lobster Pot
          • Stove
          • Refrigerator
          • Freezer
          • Oven
          • Microwave
          • Coffee Maker
          • Toaster
          • Grill
          • Cooking Utensils
          • Pantry Items


          • Pedal Boat
          • Boat
          • Outdoor Grill
          • Beach Chairs
          • Inflatable Boat
          • Wood Deck
          • Boat Dock
          • Outdoor Grill Gas
          • Terrace
          • Barbecue
          • Beach Towels
          • Raft


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          Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
          Jun 1 - Aug 31, 2015
          6 night min stay

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          • Taxes Not included


          Our standard rental starts Monday morning at 9am and continues through Sunday at 3pm (6 nights).

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          Last updated: 07/06/2014
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          100 Miles
          Nearest Airport
          Chicago Midway
          7 Miles
          Nearest Train
          Dowagiac, MI
          11 Miles
          Nearest Motorway
          I-94 and Napier Road

          Car: Recommended

          Sister Lakes is a collection of several lakes adjacent to one another. The area comes alive during the summer with many summer vacationers, shopping fairs and other activities. Our rental is within walking distance to pubs, a roller rink, a bowling alley, a restaurant and a popular ice cream 'hang out' for kids and teens. Gold courses are nearby as is the quaint little towns of St. Joseph, MI (on Lake Michigan) and Dowagiac for even more restaurant and entertainment options.


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          • View of house from Lake Side

            View of house from Lake Side

          • Master Bedroom

            Master Bedroom

          • Family Suite Upstairs Lakeside

            Family Suite Upstairs Lakeside

          • purple room lakeside 1st floor

            purple room lakeside 1st floor

          • Outdoor Shower

            Outdoor Shower

          • The Beach

            The Beach

          • Renovated Kitchen

            Renovated Kitchen

          • View of Lake From House

            View of Lake From House

          • green room lakeside 1st floor

            green room lakeside 1st floor

          • Living Room

            Living Room

          • Upstairs Bathroom

            Upstairs Bathroom

          • The Beach

            The Beach

          • Stained glass on stairway

            Stained glass on stairway

          $500 per night (USD)

          5 Bedroom / 2.5 Bathroom
          Sleeps 13

          View calendar: Updated 07/06/14
          Minimum stay: 6 nights
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