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Beautiful Spacious Home Right on the Lake.

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Last updated: 05/09/2015
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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Property description

Gorgeous newer home completed in 2006. House positioned right on private beach, no stairs to get to beach. Magnificent lake views from level and first floor living areas and all 4 upstairs bedroom suites.

Gather with family and friends for delicious meals in the spacious, fully equipped kitchen. Accommodates large groups with two dishwashers, two ovens, ice maker, large center island, and two sinks.

At the end of the day, come back and relax on the back deck or living area while the kids can enjoy themselves in the casual finished basement.

This beautiful home features a spacious, inviting design defined by 8 foot ceilings and colors and materials chosen to highlight the natural setting of dune grass, sand, and water. The living/dining area features floor to ceiling windows with doors that open to a large deck overlooking the beach and Lake Michigan. The deck runs the length of the house and has a large gas grill and seating for casual entertaining.

The main floor features a large kitchen with center island and separate dining area with seating for up to 18. The living space features two seating areas. The main floor also has a large den with a pull out couch (queen size) and a full bathroom. The first floor is designed to be handicap accessible.

The second floor features a king sized master bedroom with private balcony and master bath. There are 3 additional nicely decorated large bedroom suites each with private full baths. There is a king size bed in the second lake view room, a queen bed in the 3rd bedroom and 2 full beds in the 4th bedroom.

The full walkout basement includes a large finished rec. room with TV and large sectional couch, ping pong, game table, and a full service wet bar. There are two bunk rooms with 4 twin beds each and a separate shower room and separate double sink/toilet room. An outdoor shower on the back porch awaits those returning from the beach.

Great house for family reunions, retreats, and gathering with friends. Child friendly. Large driveway accommodates up to 6 cars.

Nearby attractions include the Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore with hiking, swimming, horseback riding, picnicking and fishing, Lighthouse outlet mall, museums, indoor and outdoor miniature golf, numerous golf courses, Washington Park Zoo, tennis courts, fruit farms, outdoor water park, Blue Chip Casino, the new Four Winds Casino . Restaurants are numerous including both fine dining and family dining .

University of Notre Dame 30 miles away. University of Valparaiso 20 miles away.


Keywords: House,Beach Cottage, Cottage,Vacation home, Cottage at the beach, on beach, beach, Michigan City, Long Beach

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Property Type

  • House

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional

Suitability

  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    must be 30 to rent. no prom weekends....moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Accessible:

    1st floor designed to accommodate wheel chair including den and bathroom and back deck overlooking the beach and lake. ...moreless

Bedrooms: 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 16, Beds for 16

  • Den

    ...moreless

  • Master Bedroom Suite: 1 king

    with balcony deck and full private bath...moreless

  • Lake view bedroom: 1 king

    full view of lake with full private bathroom...moreless

  • Nautical Room: 2 double

    features full private bath and view of the lake...moreless

  • Girls Bunk Room: 2 twin/ single, 1 bunk bed

    sleeps 4...moreless

  • Boys Bunk Room: 2 bunk bed

    sleeps four...moreless

  • Green room 6: 1 queen

    includes full private bath and view of the lake...moreless

  • King size beds (2) Master BR: 1 KING Lakeview BR: 1 KING, Queen size Beds (1) 3RD BR: 1 QUEEN, Double Beds (2) 4TH BR: 2 FULL BEDS, Twin or Single Beds (2) 5TH & 6TH BR: bunk rooms sleep 8 total with 3 bunks and 2 single beds, Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) 1st FL DEN pull out queen couch, Bunk Beds (3) Two bunk rooms sleep 8 total with 3 bunks and 2 single beds...moreless

Bathrooms: 6 Bathrooms

Entertainment

  • Games:

    multiple board games and puzzles for different abilities...moreless

  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo:

    bose sound system. android/iphone compatabile...moreless

  • Television:

    Television on ground and main floors....moreless

  • Toys:

    young children's toys in rec room including building blocks and indoor play tunnel ...moreless

  • VCR
  • Video Library:

    numerous family videos available...moreless

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Synagogues
  • Theme Parks
  • Water Parks
  • Winery Tours
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Horseback Riding
  • Miniature Golf
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Paddle Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Beachfront:

    House is on beach side of Lake Shore Drive. Deck and patio lead to private beach. No stairs to beach. Views of beach and lake from every room. No structures in between....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Ice Skating
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Paragliding
  • Parasailing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Racquetball
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Skiing
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining:

    Dining room table can seat 12 to 16. ...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 16 people

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer:

    Second floor has two dryers. Ground floor has one dryer....moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    Beds made up with clean linens. ...moreless

  • Living Room:

    Two seating areas on main floor....moreless

  • Parking:

    parking on property for six cars...moreless

  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:

    depending on length...moreless

  • Telephone:

    free land line available...moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    One set of fresh towels per guest are included....moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    Second floor has one washer and ground floor has one washer...moreless

  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • Catering Available:

    local caterers available...moreless

  • Coffee Maker:

    A 12 cup standard coffee maker...moreless

  • Cooking Utensils:

    fully loaded with kitchen utensils, plates, wine, champagne glasses, plates, and serving dishes...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    full set for 18 of dishes, wine, water glasses, silverware. Fully stocked with utensils....moreless

  • Dishwasher:

    (2) two dishwashers in kitchen to handle large groups. No waiting for cycle to do second load....moreless

  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    large kitchen, two sinks, and large work areas make large meals easy to prepare...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven:

    2 ovens...moreless

  • Pantry Items:

    numerous serving dishes, cookware, ...moreless

  • Refrigerator:

    (3) 2nd refrigerator in garage. mini fridge in basement...moreless

  • Stove
  • Toaster:

    4 pieces of bread or bagels ...moreless

Outside

  • Balcony:

    Private balcony off of master bedroom...moreless

  • Bicycles
  • Deck / Patio:

    Main floor deck 33' x 15'. 2 Tables w/umbrellas and 8 chairs. 12 additional resin stacking chairs. Additional patio area on beach entry level with outdoor shower...moreless

  • Tennis:

    public tennis courts half mile away...moreless

  • Water Sports Gear:

    beach chairs, coolers, children's toys....moreless

Pool / Spa

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional
 

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My Standard Rate
7 night min stay
$1,500
Fri, Sat
$8,000

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $1,500
  • cleaning and linens $300
  • Tax Rate 12%

Notes:

Contact owner for off season rates.

50% of the rental rate is payable upon booking. Balance of 50% due 16 business days prior to check-in along with a $1,500 security deposit.


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Last updated: 05/09/2015
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Location

29 Miles
Nearest Airport
South Bend, Chicago-Midway (62 miles)
1.2 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Hacienda
1.7 Miles
Nearest Train
South Shore and Amtrak
1.5 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Hwy 12
1.5 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Waters Edge, Tree House
Long Beach
Nearest Beach
back yard

Car: Recommended

fruit farms, jet skis/paddle boards/motor boats/kayaks/bikes for rent near by.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2006

Why the Owner Chose Long Beach:
Short drive from Chicago. Beautiful views. Plenty to do in the area. Folks are friendly.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Life slows down and we enjoy our family when out here. Quality of life and mental state improves dramatically. Enjoy private, quiet and direct, easy access to our own beach. House designed to accommodate large familys.


Contact us

Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • House view from Lake

    House view from Lake

  • Spacious gourmet kitchen

    Spacious gourmet kitchen

  • view of the lake from the living area

    view of the lake from the living area

  • Large dining room table

    Large dining room table

  • Master bath: whirlpool tub, double sink, large vanity, and full size shower

    Master bath: whirlpool tub, double sink, large vanity, and full size shower

  • 2nd Master Suite bathroom

    2nd Master Suite bathroom

  • 4th bedroom suite has two full beds, private bath, window view of lake.

    4th bedroom suite has two full beds, private bath, window view of lake.

  • 1st floor bathroom, walk in shower. Handicap accessible.

    1st floor bathroom, walk in shower. Handicap accessible.

  • Spacious rec room has large seating area, TV, ping pong, wet bar. Exits to beach

    Spacious rec room has large seating area, TV, ping pong, wet bar. Exits to beach

  • Gorgeous view from spacious deck

    Gorgeous view from spacious deck

  • Clean path from house to private beach

    Clean path from house to private beach

  • Fires allowed on private beach.

    Fires allowed on private beach.

  • Cozy living room with beautiful lake view

    Cozy living room with beautiful lake view

  • Dining room spectacular lake view and seating for 20

    Dining room spectacular lake view and seating for 20

  • Master bedroom suite with walk out private balcony, fireplace, and king bed

    Master bedroom suite with walk out private balcony, fireplace, and king bed

  • 2nd Master suite: king sized bed, beautiful view of lake, & private bath w/tub.

    2nd Master suite: king sized bed, beautiful view of lake, & private bath w/tub.

  • 3rd Bedroom suite: queen bed and full private bath. View of lake.

    3rd Bedroom suite: queen bed and full private bath. View of lake.

  • Cozy den on 1st floor with Queen bed couch and desk.

    Cozy den on 1st floor with Queen bed couch and desk.

  • Two bunk rooms in basement w/pocket door between to make 2 rooms. 8 beds ttl.

    Two bunk rooms in basement w/pocket door between to make 2 rooms. 8 beds ttl.

  • Large deck overlooking Lake Michigan with seating for 18.

    Large deck overlooking Lake Michigan with seating for 18.

  • Sunsets change every night

    Sunsets change every night

  • Holiday table

    Holiday table

VRBO #343344

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  • Reviews
  • Sleeps
    16
  • Bedrooms
    6
  • Bathrooms
    6
  • Property type
    House
Owner
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within a few hours
  • Response rate 100%
  • Calendar last updated 05/09/2015
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