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1/2 Block to Lake Michigan Beach! Nights of 6/29 to 7/3 Available--$314.00/nt

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Vaulted Living Area with Wood Burning Fireplace

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Last updated: 04/27/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Our cottage is located only 1/2 block away from one of the quietest family friendly beaches in Union Pier. In a secluded setting it is surrounded by tall trees and set far back from all roads. It is difficult to find and we like it that way.
The master bedroom (with a king size bed) on the first floor has french doors that lead to a large deck and screened in gazebo. The adjacent living room has a vaulted ceiling and wood burning fire place. A fully equipped kitchen is located between the living room and a cozy dining area with large windows and a patio door that leads to the spacious deck and Weber grill.
On the second floor is the 2nd bedroom with a queen size bed. This bedroom and adjacent bath are private with views of a huge front yard sheltered by 100 year old tall trees. The 2nd floor also has a sleeping loft with a full size futon sofa that can sleep 2. All ceilings on the second floor soar to 12 ft.
The setting is private with only two neighbors nearby; one in a single family home and the other in a cottage identical to our own adjoined to ours.

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Property Type

  • 2 story
  • Cottage
  • 1100 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

    Additional sleeping (futon) in upper level family room. ...moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

Entertainment

  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Library
  • Restaurants
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Horseback Riding
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Beachfront:

    1/2 block away from one of the most quiet and family friendly beaches in Union Pier....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Swimming
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining Room
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking:

    Parking is available in an adjacent parking lot for two automobiles. No parking is available for boats or wave runners or for boat transport trailers in the lot or on nearby streets....moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils:

    All necessary pots and pans, flatware, plates, cups, mugs, and cutlery....moreless

  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen:

    The kitchen is fully equipped with full size refrigerator, oven, range, microwave and dishwasher...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Deck / Patio
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill:

    Outdoor gas, Weber Grill...moreless

 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
EARLY SPRING
Mar 20 - Apr 30, 2015
2 night min stay
$275
$1,825
MAY/LATE SPRING
May 1 - May 21, 2015
2 night min stay
$285
$1,895
MEMORIAL WKEND 8PM CHECKOUT!
May 22 - May 25, 2015
3 night min stay
$295
LATE SPRING
May 26 - Jun 18, 2015
2 night min stay
$295
$2,065
SUMMER!!
Jun 19 - Jul 3, 2015
7 night min stay

$2,195
JULY 4th WEEK!
Jul 4 - Jul 10, 2015
7 night min stay

$2,295
flat fee
MID-SUMMER, SAT. - SAT.
Jul 11 - Sep 4, 2015
7 night min stay

$2,195

Changeover Day: Saturday

Labor Day Week
Sep 5 - Sep 11, 2015
7 night min stay

$2,295
flat fee
LATE SUMMER/EARLY FALL
Sep 12 - Oct 8, 2015
2 night min stay
$295
$2,065
COLUMBUS DAY WKEND 8PM CKOUT!
Oct 9 - Oct 11, 2015
3 night min stay
$295
LATE FALL/EARLY WINTER
Oct 12 - Jan 4, 2016
2 night min stay
$285
$1,895
WINTER
Jan 5 - Mar 31, 2016
3 night min stay
$175
My Standard Rate
7 night min stay

$2,195

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Housekeeping/Linens Fee $125
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $300
  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

RENTALS DURING SUMMER HIGH SEASON ARE WEEKLY ONLY; SATURDAY TO SATURDAY. HIGH SEASON STARTS 6/15 AND ENDS 9/14.

Rates are subject to change until your reservation is confirmed.

THERE IS A MINIMUM AGE REQUIREMENT.

NO SMOKING IS PERMITTED.

NO PETS OF ANY KIND ARE ALLOWED.


Cancellation policy:

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


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Last updated: 04/27/2015
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Location

14.6 Miles
Nearest Airport
Michigan City Municipal Airport
0.25 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Downtown Union Pier
2 Miles
Nearest Golf
Whitaker Woods Golf Course
5 Miles
Nearest Train
New Buffalo
1 Miles
Nearest Motorway
I94
0.25 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Timothys
15 Miles
Nearest Ski
Cross Country skiing @ Love Creek Nature Center
0.1 Miles
Nearest Beach
McKinley Beach

Car: Necessary

Union Pier is the center of Harbor Country where recreational activities abound. Visit the numerous antique shops, wineries, nature centers, state parks, or relax on the beach or dine at one of the many excellent restaurants. Local farms and orchards produce some of the Midwest's finest fruits and vegetables, and restaurants practice a 'farm to fork' philosophy. Quiet country roads beckon cyclists and Lake Michigan provides opportunities for any imaginable water activity or sport.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2013

About the owner: We are a unique team. Artist and building contractor with a strong interest in art and architecture. Our cottage has provided us with an opportunity to experiment with bright colors and angular living space.

Why the Owner Chose Union Pier:
The architecture of this little cottage has the unique quality of high ceilings and well designed space that makes you feel comfortable and free. A perfect place to relax.

The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
We are close to all that Harbor Country has to offer and yet secluded in a quiet retreat close to Lake Michigan.


Contact us

Speaks: english, spanish

Guestbook comments from the owner

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Photos

  • Vaulted Living Area with Wood Burning Fireplace

    Vaulted Living Area with Wood Burning Fireplace

  • Entry to our new Kitchen
with dishwasher in view

    Entry to our new Kitchen with dishwasher in view

  • Mid century Heywood Wakefield Dining Room set seating 4

    Mid century Heywood Wakefield Dining Room set seating 4

  • Master Bedroom with King-Size Bed & doors leading to deck

    Master Bedroom with King-Size Bed & doors leading to deck

  • Master Bathroom with Bathtub/Shower

    Master Bathroom with Bathtub/Shower

  • Second Floor Bedroom with Queen-Size bed and a View of the Garden

    Second Floor Bedroom with Queen-Size bed and a View of the Garden

  • Second Floor vaulted Bathroom with a shower

    Second Floor vaulted Bathroom with a shower

  • Entertainment Center and 54 inch, HiDef TV with 3D Capability and Comcast

    Entertainment Center and 54 inch, HiDef TV with 3D Capability and Comcast

  • A Combination LG Washer/Dryer (Jumbo Size) in Laundry Closet

    A Combination LG Washer/Dryer (Jumbo Size) in Laundry Closet

  • Private Deck with Outdoor Furniture designed by Frank Gehry and Room & Board

    Private Deck with Outdoor Furniture designed by Frank Gehry and Room & Board

  • Garden View on a Misty Morning

    Garden View on a Misty Morning

  • Benched Entry to Beach Stairs   (about 1/2 block from our cottage)

    Benched Entry to Beach Stairs (about 1/2 block from our cottage)

  • Living Area with eclectic mix of Arts & Crafts, Mid Century & Comfy Furniture

    Living Area with eclectic mix of Arts & Crafts, Mid Century & Comfy Furniture

  • Our new Kitchen showing Samsung fridge, microwave & range with stove top griddle

    Our new Kitchen showing Samsung fridge, microwave & range with stove top griddle

  • The Dining Area Seats 6 with Added Chairs and Table Leaf

    The Dining Area Seats 6 with Added Chairs and Table Leaf

  • Second View of Master Bedroom with King-Size Bed

    Second View of Master Bedroom with King-Size Bed

  • Shower and Tub in Master Bath

    Shower and Tub in Master Bath

  • Second Floor Bedroom Showing Windows on Two Sides

    Second Floor Bedroom Showing Windows on Two Sides

  • Shower in the Upper Level Bathroom

    Shower in the Upper Level Bathroom

  • Second Floor Family Room with Fold Out Futon for Additional Sleeping.

    Second Floor Family Room with Fold Out Futon for Additional Sleeping.

  • Screened in Gazebo on Private Deck

    Screened in Gazebo on Private Deck

  • Our Secluded Cottage Surrounded by Tall Trees

    Our Secluded Cottage Surrounded by Tall Trees

  • Path to Our Beach

    Path to Our Beach

  • On our Beach!

    On our Beach!

VRBO #479947

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  • Sleeps
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  • Bedrooms
    2
  • Bathrooms
    2
  • Property type
    Cottage
Owner
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english, spanish
  • Response time Within an hour
  • Response rate 100%
  • Calendar last updated 04/27/2015
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Union Pier #479947

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