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Sophisticated Retreat on Grounds of Riding Stables
– Michiana Shores #97368
$230 - $265 per night 2-4 night min stay
Birchwood Cabin - Retreat Relax Revive-10 Minute Walk to Beach
– Michiana Shores #373408
$115 to $125 per night
Cozy Cabin on the Grounds of a Riding Stables
– Michiana Shores #271803
$95 - $150 per night 2-7 night min stay
Pine Corners - Michiana Shores Vacation Rental - Walk to Beach
– Michiana Shores #58857
$250-$300/nt - $2100/wk
Charming Michiana Shores Vacation Getaway Cottage
– Michiana Shores #59613
$700- $1350/wk US Dollars by check
Modern Log Home Close to Beach - Towering Oaks & Large Yard
– Michiana Shores #230501
$300 per night 2 night min stay
Secluded Wooded Modernist Retreat Near Beach Aia Award Winner
– Michiana Shores #226940
$350/nt - $2400/wk
Prime Weeks Available for Summer 2013!
– Michiana Shores #290942
Michiana Woods Retreat
– Michiana Shores #480600
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Overview of Michiana Shores Vacation Rentals
Best Time of Year to Visit Michiana Shores Vacation Rentals
Michiana Shores is a small lakeside community on Lake Michigan located just north of Michigan City. It is a popular summer vacation destination, although there is also a small community of permanent residents. Many families drive up from Chicago and Indianapolis to spend their summer vacations here in rental homes on the lake's shore. The peak holiday season includes July and August but the temperatures start to warm around May and only cool towards the end of September. Some people like to visit Michiana Shores in the cooler months simply because it provides a quiet and relaxing getaway.
Things to See and Do near Michiana Shores Lake Houses
The main attraction of Michiana Shores is naturally Lake Michigan and the related water sport activities. Fishing and boating are the most popular pastimes. There are several safe swimming beaches where the kids can play and you can enjoy a family picnic. If you don’t have your own boat, you can charter or hire one from the local marina. If you’re a keen fisherman, you may want to hire a fishing guide to take you out to the best fishing spots.
Take a trip into Michigan City and enjoy some shopping. While you are there, you can also visit the Great Lakes Museum of Military History. The museum contains a number of interesting military artifacts including old uniforms and weapons. You can also see early military vehicles and other military memorabilia.
Near Michiana Shores, you can explore the wine route and stop in at some of the wineries for tastings and cellar tours. The two wine farms closest to Michiana Shores are Round Barn Winery and Tabor Hill Winery.
In the summer months, there are often community fairs and farmers' markets. There you can browse the many stores, sample some delicious fresh produce and homecooked fare, and join in the festivities. This is also a great opportunity to get to know the local community. There is usually loads of entertainment for the kids, including pony rides, puppet shows and other activities.
Getting to Michiana Shores Lodging
Michiana Shores is located on the east coast of Lake Michigan just above Michigan City. The nearest international airport is in Chicago, Illinois. Chicago has regularly scheduled commercial flights from all parts of North America and Europe. On arrival in Chicago, you can hire a car to drive up the lake's shore to your vacation home at Michiana Shores. Because it is quite a small community, it is best to have your own vehicle to get around. This also gives you the freedom to explore more of the region.
Some of the Best Indiana Vacation Rentals Can Be Found at Michiana Shores
Imagine a spacious lakeside home that has its own private beach and panoramic views of Lake Michigan. Multiple bedrooms that can accommodate an extended family or group of friends mean that there is more than enough space for everyone. Homes are stylish and beautifully furnished and many have more than one living area. Some of the vacation homes have expansive outdoor decks with barbecue facilities. Parents can socialize and laze on the deck during the day while the kids enjoy splashing in the lake. The more luxurious home has fully equipped games rooms so that if the weather does turn foul, there are more than enough activities to keep the kids entertained. Well equipped kitchens and spacious dining areas make catering easy. Because many of the lakeside homes are west facing, you can enjoy magnificent sunsets over the lake which is perfect way to end a lazy summer’s day.