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S. Haven - Charming 6BR Vacation Home Close to Beach W/ Heated Pool

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Last updated: 09/02/2015
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  • Minimum stay:3-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

SOUTH HAVEN, MI - Charming home on a quiet, tree lined street, close to magnificent Lake Michigan & downtown. Perfect location for family vacations.
Need more room for your extra large get together? Our second home, listing 3540169, is a short walk away.

Sunny Side Retreat has 6 bedrooms, 3 full baths, fully equipped kitchen, and separate pantry with second refrigerator. Decorated in cottage style, with all the comforts of home, it is perfect for family reunions and gatherings. The dining room has a table that seats 6 and another table that seats 8, and another table can be brought in to seat everyone in the dining room. The bonus room on the second floor makes a great kid's hangout, while the formal living room is comfortable for T.V. and relaxing. Ample seating in both spaces with T.V., VCR, DVD, and cable. All the bedrooms have blackout curtains so guests don't have to wake up early and children find it easier to take naps.

Our guests adore the two large porches (one screened, one open with swing,) which are great for taking in the quiet tree lined street and kicking back. There's even a shed to store your bikes and toys in. Guests have told us that they hate to leave!

The Kid's Park is just 3 blocks away with indoor bathrooms, water fountains, a huge wooden play structure, and baseball diamond. Steps to the magnificent, sandy south beach are immediately adjacent to the park. The quaint harbor town is just 4 blocks away.

Why VRBO

Property Type

  • House
  • 2700 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional

Suitability

  • Children Welcome:

    The Sunny Side Retreat is a great place for families to come together. Two Pak 'n Plays, a high chair, and a baby gate are provided....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm

Bedrooms: 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 17

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king

    a pak 'n play fits here...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 2 twin/ single

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  • Bedroom 4: 2 twin/ single

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  • Bedroom 6: 1 king, 2 twin/ single

    a pak 'n play fits here ...moreless

  • Bedroom 5: 1 queen

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  • There is also a nice sized second living room upstairs with a single bed and a double size futon sleeper sofa. It has its own T.V. with DVD/VCR/cable. This room makes a great hangout for kids, and it neatly keeps all their paraphenalia from littering the rest of the house. Bedrooms 1 & 2 are downstairs, and the remainder are upstairs....moreless

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

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  • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower

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  • Bathroom 3: toilet, tub

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  • The bathroom with tub & shower enclosure is off of the kitchen. The bathroom with the shower enclosure is off of Bedroom 2. The large bathroom with the old fashioned claw foot tub is at the end of the hallway upstairs....moreless

Other Amenities

  • The kitchen has a separate pantry which is really great for storing all the food large parties require in an organized way. There is also a second full sized refrigerator there which works nicely for beverages and extra produce. We have a basketball hoop in the driveway and provide a basketball. We also provide sandtoys, 4 beach chairs, and a wagon to haul them to the beach. 2 adult bikes are available with signed waiver of liability. Towels are not provided, but kitchen towels and all linens are. A Crib, pack 'n play, baby gate, and high chair available upon request at no extra charge. Bring your own beach and bath towels. We provide one roll of paper towels, and a roll of toilet paper per bathroom to get you started. We do not charge booking fees, insurance fees, or rent for child equipment like local agencies do. We also charge only 6% MI tax, instead of 11% that rental agencies charge. ...moreless

Entertainment

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Television
  • VCR

Theme

  • Family

Attractions

  • Autumn Foliage
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Synagogues
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Beach:

    Just a few minutes walk to a beautiful, family friendly beach. ...moreless

  • Downtown:

    The shops, restaurants, movie theater, marina, and museums of South Haven are a short walk away. The town is super pedestrian and bicycle friendly and it all centers on the beautiful harbor....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Pier Fishing
  • Sailing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 17 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    Separate units for upstairs and downstairs, with separate thermostats, make the large house easy to keep cool....moreless

  • Broadband Access
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer:

    Extra large capacity, front loader....moreless

  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    All sheets, blankets, comforters and kitchen towels provided. Please bring your own bath and beach towels....moreless

  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking On Street
  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:

    Ample room in the driveway or on the street....moreless

  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine:

    Extra large capacity, front loader....moreless

  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils:

    everything you could possibly need....moreless

  • Dishwasher
  • Grill
  • Kitchen:

    A walk-in pantry with a second refrigerator is adjacent to the kitchen. There is also a microwave, toaster, dishwasher and coffee maker....moreless

  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator:

    (2) second refrigerator is in the walk-in pantry....moreless

  • Toaster

Outside

  • Barbecue
  • Beach Chairs
  • Deck / Patio:

    new composite deck adjacent to the pool in the fenced back yard....moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    2 kayaks are available exclusively for our guests....moreless

  • Lanai / Gazebo:

    (2) there are 2 covered porches: an open porch with swing, two chairs and a table, and a screened porch which is adjacent to the dining room and kitchen. The covered porch has 3 tables and plenty of seating and is an addictive, mesmerizing place to spend time....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda

Pool / Spa

  • Heated Pool
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool:

    Heated, private pool with adjacent deck....moreless

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Fall & Winter
Aug 29 - Jan 9, 2016
3 night min stay
$330
Early June
May 28 - Jun 10, 2016
7 night min stay

$2,800

Changeover Day: Saturday

Late June
Jun 11 - Jun 24, 2016
7 night min stay

$3,200

Changeover Day: Saturday

Early July
Jun 25 - Jul 22, 2016
7 night min stay

$3,400

Changeover Day: Saturday

late July - early August
Jul 23 - Aug 19, 2016
7 night min stay

$3,200

Changeover Day: Saturday

late August
Aug 20 - Sep 3, 2016
7 night min stay

$2,800

Changeover Day: Saturday

My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$375

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Cleaning $180 + tax
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
  • Tax Rate 6%

Notes:

No pets. No smoking. Bring your own towels.

A deposit of 50% of the rental fee is due within 5 days of making a reservation, when a contract will be forwarded to you for signature. The final payment tax is due 45 days prior to your arrival.


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Location

A park with baseball diamond, indoor bathrooms, fountains, and giant wooden playscape is 2 blocks away. A farmer's market is open every Saturday in South Haven's municipal parking lot downtown. Numerous fishing charters operate out of the Shouth Haven harbor. There is also fishing off of the pier. The Michigan Maritime Museum operates lake cruises on their tall masted ship 2 times a day from their dock in the harbor. They also offer tours of the harbor and Black River aboard their antique reproduction touring launch. Boat, dinghy, and kayak rentals can also be arranged in town. There are numberous golf courses in and around South Haven. Harbor Shores,a new Jack Nicklaus course on the shores of Lake Michigan is 20 minutes away in St. Joseph. A children's hand's on museum, operating carousel, and interactive water fountain are in St. Joseph as well.

 

Manager info

About: This house compliments our other weekly rental at 704 Kalamazoo.

Why South Haven:
South Haven has an awesome beach and is only a 2 hour drive from Chicago. Metro Detroit are only 2-3 hours away, so it is a great midwestern resort location. The harbor town is so close that we walk to everything once we are there and the City of South Haven has a great lineup of festivals and attractions happening all summer long. Golf is about the only thing we drive for and there are plenty of great courses right nearby.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
The 2 porches are a magnet for people from the first coffee in the morning until late at night. Plus 2 KAYAKS and a basketball hoop in the driveway come with the rental!


Contact us

Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • 704 Kalamazoo Street View

    704 Kalamazoo Street View

  • Extra large kitchen,
Remodelled in 2015,
Separate Pantry and 2nd Fridge.

    Extra large kitchen, Remodelled in 2015, Separate Pantry and 2nd Fridge.

  • Dining rm, square table has additional leaf

    Dining rm, square table has additional leaf

  • Living Room, new leater sofa in 2015

    Living Room, new leater sofa in 2015

  • Large Deck, kiddee pool and gas fire pit not shown

    Large Deck, kiddee pool and gas fire pit not shown

  • Queen bed with adjacent bath, first flr

    Queen bed with adjacent bath, first flr

  • King bed, first flr, memory foam topper

    King bed, first flr, memory foam topper

  • Open porch, Located off living room

    Open porch, Located off living room

  • Queen Bed, 2nd Flr

    Queen Bed, 2nd Flr

  • 2 Twins, 2nd Flr

    2 Twins, 2nd Flr

  • Bunkhouse Bdrm, 2nd flr, view 2

    Bunkhouse Bdrm, 2nd flr, view 2

  • Upstairs Bathroom View II.

    Upstairs Bathroom View II.

  • Sreened Porch
Located off Kitchen and Dining Room

    Sreened Porch Located off Kitchen and Dining Room

  • Extra large kitchen, view 2.

    Extra large kitchen, view 2.

  • Dining room, View 2, Seats 17

    Dining room, View 2, Seats 17

  • Heated pool, adjacent deck

    Heated pool, adjacent deck

  • Our Beach

    Our Beach

  • First flr bath

    First flr bath

  • first flr bath off kitchen, shower/tub not shown

    first flr bath off kitchen, shower/tub not shown

  • Extra Lg capacity washer and dryer

    Extra Lg capacity washer and dryer

  • 2 Twins, 2nd Flr

    2 Twins, 2nd Flr

  • Bunkhouse Bdrm, 2nd Flr, King and 2 twins, plus room for a crib.

    Bunkhouse Bdrm, 2nd Flr, King and 2 twins, plus room for a crib.

  • Upstairs Bathroom View 1.

    Upstairs Bathroom View 1.

  • KidsCorner Park

    KidsCorner Park

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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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