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Cottage Located on Lake Michigan with Private Sandy Beach

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View from the deck to Lake Michigan

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Last updated: 07/14/2015
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  • Minimum stay:1-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Cottage with Lake Michigan frontage, acres of wooded area with home on large grassy well-maintained yard, fire pit, patio with tables/grill, two large decks. There are about 45 steps down to the beach, approx 75 feet from shore - all private, sandy beach waiting just for your family or romantic secluded getaway. Enjoy a beach fire with beautiful sunsets, miles of beach to stroll to the north or south of the cottage. Located on Scenic Drive north of Muskegon Lake, south of White Lake. 2 hours north of Michigan/Indiana state line.

Amenities: Large kitchen area with slate floor, newer appliances, snack bar area and dining room combined with seating for six. Kitchen and bath areas updated, glass top stove/oven, dishwasher, refrigerator/freezer, microwave oven, laundry off kitchen. Ceiling fans in dining area and master bedroom. Gas furnace and electric baseboard heaters for cooler summer evenings. Large picture window from living room overlooking lake, flat-screen TV with cable, internet and wifi available. Tiled bathrooms, dining/living and carpeted bedrooms. Linens and towels provided, kitchen fully equipped.

Activities: State parks nearby with numerous hiking trails, Muskegon State Park; Blockhouse, channel walk, fishing, boating. Miles of sandy beach for walking, swimming, large outdoor fire pit for campfires, kayaking, biking.

Area: Farmer's Market, shopping, grocery and dining approx 10 to 15 minutes away.

See Muskegon and WhiteLake visitor/tourist websites for more area details. 10 minutes from nearby amusement park.

Why VRBO

Property Type

  • Cottage

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Children Welcome:

    Children delight in the beach activities with a small spring-fed creek just a half-mile north trickling out to Lake Michigan. The sandy beach offers all sorts of options for the kiddos curiosity and creativity....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed:

    We love our furry friends but please do not ask, pets not allowed!...moreless

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

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  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

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  • Bedroom 3: 6 twin/ single

    Loft...moreless

  • Two bedrooms on the main floor have queen size beds. The upstairs loft area has six twin beds. Bedrooms on main floor are carpeted with walk-in closets, dresser and night stand....moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom, 1 Half Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

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  • Bathroom 2: toilet

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  • Bathrooms have tile floors and tub surround area tiled. Main bath has tub/shower combined, fans in both bathrooms vented to outdoors....moreless

Other Amenities

  • Outdoor firepit adjacent to kitchen/back patio area, two decks - one at front of cottage, one at lake; picnic tables, lounge/lawn chairs. Stairs to beach approximately 45 steps with handrail, about 75 feet to shoreline, sandy beach, fresh water spring half mile up the beach,no sudden drop-offs for swimmers, swim at your own risk....moreless

Entertainment

  • CD Player
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television:

    Cable TV with 140 channels, music stations and movie channels, videos purchased or rented extra....moreless

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic

Attractions

  • Autumn Foliage
  • Festivals
  • Museums
  • Restaurants
  • Theme Parks
  • Water Parks

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Horseback Riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Paddle Boating
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Beach
  • Beach View:

    As the cottage sets up on a small bluff (45 steps down to the beach area), the lake is visible from inside the home. From the front deck the view is absolutely beautiful, especially the sunsets. ...moreless

  • Beachfront:

    Located on the shores of Lake Michigan on approximately 11 acres of wooded property, beach strolling, beach biking, kayaking - all are possible just steps from the cottage....moreless

  • Lake
  • Waterfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Pier Fishing
  • Sailing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing

Dining

  • Dining:

    Bar-height table with seating for four with two additional barstools at the snack bar near the dining table....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer:

    Gas dryer in the laundry room with dryer sheets for use by our guests....moreless

  • Firewood
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    Gas heat with additional base board heating in the bedrooms for cooler nights....moreless

  • Internet:

    High-speed internet service with wifi available....moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided:

    Queen size for the two main floor bedrooms, twin size bedding in the loft; additional sheet sets available stocked along with blankets enough for all beds....moreless

  • Living Room:

    The living room has a couch, upholstered chair with ottoman, side chair, a coffee table and end table....moreless

  • Paper Towels
  • Parking:

    Ample parking available for our guests....moreless

  • Telephone:

    Long distance 48 states included with the landline, no additional charge....moreless

  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided:

    Beach, bath, and hand facial towels provided, plenty of each stocked....moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    Over-size washing machine available in the laundry area. Laundry soap stocked for guests....moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker:

    Two coffee pots are available for those guests that would like the option of flavored, regular or decaffeinated coffee brewing in the mornings....moreless

  • Cooking Utensils:

    Most anything necessary for cooking is stocked in the kitchen including small appliances....moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Pans, utensils, towels, dishes, beverage and service ware for eight. A variety of serving dishes and bake-ware also stocked....moreless

  • Dishwasher:

    Full size dishwasher with several settings, digital....moreless

  • Freezer
  • Kitchen:

    Fully stocked kitchen including small appliances; a toaster, two coffee pots, blender, crock pot, griddle, and electric hand mixer. Six barstools were replaced in 2014 in the dining area....moreless

  • Microwave:

    Built in microwave oven above the stove, fan vented outdoors....moreless

  • Oven:

    Stove oven combination, standard size....moreless

  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator:

    Large GE Profile refrigerator in the kitchen with automatic ice-maker, less than five years old. There are two large ice coolers available outdoors for beverages....moreless

  • Stove:

    Glass stove-top stove with a fan which is vented outdoors....moreless

  • Stove
  • Toaster:

    Bagel size toaster supplied....moreless

Outside

  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Bicycles:

    No bicycles provided, cycling nearby on and off-road....moreless

  • Deck / Patio:

    Two decks at front of cottage with picnic area covered....moreless

  • Lanai / Gazebo:

    Picnic table inside gazebo area...moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    Lots of lawn chair and seating available, beach chairs included....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    Propane grill...moreless

  • Patio
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Wood Deck
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Peak Summer 2015
Jun 27 - Sep 4, 2015
7 night min stay

$2,450

Changeover Day: Saturday


Discounts: 7 nights or more: $350 Nightly

Late Summer 2015
Sep 5 - Sep 26, 2015
7 night min stay

$1,500

Changeover Day: Saturday


Discounts: 7 nights or more: $214 Nightly


Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
  • Cleaning Fee $150
  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

Rates Saturday 4 p.m. check-in through next Saturday 11 a.m. departure.

Cancellation fee - cancellations must be received 30 days prior to rental dates, deposit lost if cancelled after 30 days prior to stay. Additional charges apply for groups larger than four adults and four children. Please contact for more information.


Cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.


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Last updated: 07/14/2015
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Location

30 Miles
Nearest Airport
Muskegon or Grand Rapids
1 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Red Rooster
10 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Muskegon/Milwaukee Ferry
45 Miles
Nearest Train
Amtrak Holland
15 Miles
Nearest Motorway
I-96 and US31
5 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Hobo's Tavern, Bear Lake Tavern

Car: Necessary

Property located on Lake Michigan north of Muskegon State Park and south of White Lake; on Scenic Drive near Giles Road.

 

Owner info


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Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • View from the deck to Lake Michigan

    View from the deck to Lake Michigan

  • Breathtaking Sunsets to view

    Breathtaking Sunsets to view

  • Plenty of shade when needed

    Plenty of shade when needed

  • Nice green lawn overlooking Lake Michigan

    Nice green lawn overlooking Lake Michigan

  • Kitchen with snack bar and island

    Kitchen with snack bar and island

  • Flat screen TV, Cable, internet and wifi

    Flat screen TV, Cable, internet and wifi

  • Dining Room, seats five

    Dining Room, seats five

  • Full Bath with tub/shower

    Full Bath with tub/shower

  • Front bedroom, queen with view of Lake Michigan

    Front bedroom, queen with view of Lake Michigan

  • Fire Pit Fun, lots of wood provided

    Fire Pit Fun, lots of wood provided

  • Incredible views, secluded beachfront property on Lake Michigan

    Incredible views, secluded beachfront property on Lake Michigan

  • 45 steps down to the beach area, good exercise!

    45 steps down to the beach area, good exercise!

  • View of lake from cottage

    View of lake from cottage

  • Front of cottage, covered picnic area and gazebo

    Front of cottage, covered picnic area and gazebo

  • Living Room

    Living Room

  • Living Room looking out to Lake Michigan

    Living Room looking out to Lake Michigan

  • Dining Room, snack bar looking to living room

    Dining Room, snack bar looking to living room

  • Half bath off 2nd bedroom

    Half bath off 2nd bedroom

  • 2nd bedroom, queen size and half bath adjacent

    2nd bedroom, queen size and half bath adjacent

  • Quiet evenings at the lake

    Quiet evenings at the lake

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  • Sleeps
    8
  • Bedrooms
    2
  • Bathrooms
    1.5
  • Property type
    Cottage
Owner
Member since: 2006
Speaks: english
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  • Response time Within a few days
  • Response rate 30%
  • Calendar last updated 07/14/2015
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