VRBO is part of the HomeAway family, the world leader in vacation rentals with over 1 million listings. We offer the largest selection of properties for any travel occasion and every budget. We’re committed to helping families and friends find a perfect vacation rental to create unforgettable travel experiences together. Learn More

Large Lakefront House with Gazebo and Wrap Around Porch

You sent a message to this owner.


Last updated: 07/05/2015
Check availability
23 Available
24 Available check-in
21 Unavailable
22 Today
23 Selected dates
  • Minimum stay:2-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Property description

This is a large lakefront house which accommodates multiple families. It has been a part of numerous family gatherings from the U.S. and abroad, creating fond memories and renewing old acquaintances. The home sleeps 12 comfortably in beds and has accommodated up to 22 with the use of air mattresses (bring your own!)
The first floor has the following:
1. large screened/window wrap around porch with seating area and ping pong table.
2. fully equipped kitchen with dishwasher, microwave, coffee maker, pantry and washer/dryer.
3. dining room with 9' trestle table.
4. large living room with pool table and fireplace, 2 couches, TV with vcr/dvd player.
5. sun room with beautiful view of Lake Erie, couch, 2 lazy boy chairs and tv with vcr.
6. half bath (what can you say about a half bath??).
The second floor has the following:
1. 4 spacious bedrooms (three with views of the lake); extra large master bedroom features a queen size canopy bed, TV and sitting area; three bedrooms with double beds.

2. Full bathroom with shower/tub.
The third floor has the following:
1. 2 bedrooms; one large bedroom with double bed and room for air mattresses; and one large lake view bedroom with double bed and room for air mattresses.
2. 1 full bathroom with antique claw foot tub/shower.
Ample parking:
1. detached 2 car garage with driveway.
2. off street parking for 4 cars.
3. an empty lot for up to 8 cars.
Outside recreation area:
1. large yard for the kids to play in, picnic table, propane grill, swing.
2. dry river bed for frisbee, catch etc..., portable fire pit for night gatherings.
3. extra lot next to lake; gazebo with chairs, table and swing; and room for party tents (reunions, large parties).
Cedar Point is only 10 minutes away and the Lake Erie Islands can be viewed from the gazebo. Boat dockage is only 100 yards from the house. The neighborhood also features a park that includes a basketball court, some older playground equipment, a small beach and a pier for fishing and swimming. The park is members only and membership lanyards will be left at the home. Visit the Lake Erie Islands, winerys, go charter fishing, rent a boat or jet ski, golf, eat at the many quality restaurants, swim at beautiful Nickelplate beach or Huron park.

Completely furnished, fully equipped kitchen, air conditioning, linens & towels provided, washer and dryer, cable TV & VCR/DVD, grill, wrap around porch, fireplace, fax machine, pool table, lawn chairs, gazebo and tequila bar.

Cedar Point
Lake Erie Islands
Sports City
Nature Walks
African Safari Wildlife Park
Shopping-Sandusky Mall & Lake Erie Arts&Crafts


We offer vacation rentals for every budget

Choose from a wide variety of properties

No booking fees

Free to book with no hidden costs

We help you travel with confidence

Every listing is guaranteed against fraud

Experienced property owners or managers

Average five years in the business

Property Type

  • House
  • 4000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only:

    No smoking in the house. Outside and in the garage is ok....moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm
  • Wheelchair Accessible

Bedrooms: 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 22, Beds for 12-22

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen


  • Bedroom 2: 1 double


  • Bedroom 3: 1 double

    Lots of room for air mattresses etc......moreless

  • Bedroom 4: 1 double

    Lots of room for air mattresses etc......moreless

  • Bedroom 5: 1 double

    Lots of room for air mattresses etc......moreless

  • Bedroom 6: 1 double

    Lots of room for air mattresses etc......moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

Other Amenities

  • There is a marina 1/4 mile away for boat dockage. Wheelchair access limited to first floor of the house. NO SMOKING IN THE HOUSE!!!...moreless


  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Video Game Console
  • Video Games
  • Video Library


  • Family
  • Tourist Attractions


  • Autumn Foliage
  • Bay/Sound
  • Caves
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Theme Parks
  • Water Parks
  • Winery Tours
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

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

Location Type

  • Lake
  • Waterfront
  • Waterfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Hunting Small Game
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Paragliding
  • Parasailing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Racquetball
  • Rock Climbing
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Spelunking
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing
  • Wind-Surfing


  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Room
  • Seating for 12 people


  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Broadband Access
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Firewood
  • Garage
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace


  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Bicycles
  • Gazebo
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Screen Porch / Veranda
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Walkway To Water


Write a review 4.5
from 25 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Peak Season
May 22 - Sep 10
7 night min stay

My Standard Rate
2 night min stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Taxes Not included


For weekly rentals, $400 is required to secure a reservation. $200 serves a security deposit in case of damages etc...after an inspection, this $200 will be returned to tenant. $150 serves as payment for the cleaning fee and the other $50 will be subtracted from the balance due.

Cancellation must be within 60 days of scheduled arrival for money to be refunded. Money Orders Or Cashier's Checks Only. Deposits and payments should be made out to David Ritter and sent to 23 Rye Beach Road Huron, OH 44839

Please wait... Travel with confidence

Pay with an approved method (credit card, check, or bank transfer) to protect your payment up to $1,000. Before making a payment always call the owner at the number listed on our website, and never use instant money transfer services such as Western Union and MoneyGram.

Don't forget your vacation protection! Get protected now

Adding our Vacation Protection services can make sure your getaway goes smoothly, no matter what. We offer Cancellation Protection, Carefree Rental Guarantee, and Damage Protection so you can truly relax.

Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.
Guarantee the rental meets your expectations.
Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.


Last updated: 07/05/2015
Check availability
23 Available
24 Available check-in
21 Unavailable
22 Today
23 Selected dates



Owner info

Year Purchased: 1985

About the owner: David Ritter is a retired coach, teacher, principal and superintendent who has worked in 14 different school districts throughout Ohio during his 48 year career. He graduated from Huron High School, Wilmington College, Xavier University and also attended Ohio University and Ohio State University. Having found himself with an empty nest and a small log cabin nearby, he decided to begin renting out his family home, 12 years ago. The home that brought him so much enjoyment throughout the years, he now shares with and welcomes vacationers from all walks of life!

Contact us

Speaks: english

Links to more information:



  • Living room

    Living room

  • Living room

    Living room

  • Porch


  • Dining room table - can seat 14

    Dining room table - can seat 14

  • Master bedroom

    Master bedroom

  • gazebo


  • Lot adjacent to garage allows parking for 12 cars, boat, trailer etc.

    Lot adjacent to garage allows parking for 12 cars, boat, trailer etc.

  • Neighborhood park

    Neighborhood park

  • Sunroom


  • Porch


  • Master bedroom

    Master bedroom

  • Lake view - master bedroom

    Lake view - master bedroom

  • View from gazebo

    View from gazebo

  • View from Lake Erie

    View from Lake Erie

  • Neighborhood park

    Neighborhood park

VRBO #47763

There have been  visitors to this page since the counter was last reset in .

This listing was first published here in 2003.

Date last modified - Sunday, August 02, 2015

Minimum stay: 2-7 nights
Dates are unavailable
Please enter travel dates
Please enter # of guests
Please stay a bit longer. A stay of nights or more is required for these dates.
This listing requires that rentals start on a .
Get an instant quote
  • Reviews
  • Sleeps
  • Bedrooms
  • Bathrooms
  • Property type
Member since: 2003
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within 2 days
  • Response rate 100%
  • Calendar last updated 07/05/2015
Email owner

(419) 656-3020 (Ohio, USA)

Please wait... Travel with confidence Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees Learn how to pay safely
Add vacation protection services to your booking

Three services to protect your trip:

Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.

Guarantee the rental meets your expectations.

Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.

Get it now


Share this property via Email

Large Lakefront House with Gazebo and Wrap Around Porch

Huron #306905ha

6 BR  2.5 BA  Sleeps 22

You must be signed in to share this property by e-mail

Share this property via Email

    Please correct the following errors and resend:
  • Enter one or more valid email addresses separated by commas.
  • Oops! You have exceeded the limit of 10 email addresses.
  • Your message may not contain markup. Please remove the markup and try again.