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Country Chalet, Sleeps 6 Adults, Available Year Round!! Book Early!

Bedrooms 3
Space 1,700 sq ft
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights


About the property

House, 3 Bedrooms + Loft, 2 Full Baths, (Sleeps 6 adults)

The Country Chalet, a year round vacation home, is a spacious 3 bedroom home nestled in a hilly, wooded setting. Tranquil and secluded just minutes away from the center of Fish Creek where you can enjoy the beach, summer stock theater, and Founders Square restaurants and shops. Peninsula State Parks main entrance is also located in Fish Creek where you can find miles of hiking, biking, cross country ski and snowmobile trails. In addition, for those who love to golf, there are several golf courses within minutes of the chalet.

Inside the chalet, you’ll find 1700 square feet of space to relax and play. Perfect for a family get togethers, ladies weekends, couples or a cozy hideaway for smaller parties.

The second story loft overlooks the great room and displays a panoramic view of the woods. It contains a private master bedroom suite including it's own full bath and an open study area ideally suited for reading or computer time.

Downstairs you’ll find two sizable bedrooms and large shared bath. The adjacent laundry room is equipped with washer and dryer. The kitchen is fully equiped for guests who like to cook and provides a microwave and dishwasher for quick snacks and quicker cleanup. The dining area leads to a deck overlooking the woods with a charcoal grill for the master chef. A perfect spot to enjoy watching the colorful birds, wild turkeys, deer and other wildlife who call Gibraltar Bluff their home.

In the great room, you’ll find a wood burning fireplace, Smart TV, VCR/DVD player with a variety of VHS & DVD movies for rainy day entertainment. For the family that likes to play games there is a collection of games to use.

For your added comfort the house has central air conditioning and an attached two car garage for quick loading and unloading. This roomy chalet offers seclusion and convenience for you to relax and enjoy your Door County experience at a reasonable price.

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More Details

Dennis & Marla Sunstrom
Member since: 2007
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
April 24, 2018

About Dennis & Marla Sunstrom

We both grew up in the Milwaukee area and met in high school. Dennis introduced me to Door County early in our relationship. It was a place his family visited and vacationed often and a place he truly loved. We love camping and for years we have always camped at least once during the year at Peninsula State Park. We also visit family there as often as possible and the purchase of this property has made it a lot of fun.

Dennis & Marla Sunstrom purchased this house in 2009

Why Dennis & Marla Sunstrom chose Fish Creek

Because Dennis' parents were originally from Door County and have now retired there we thought it fitting to have our own vacation home close to family.

What makes this house unique

We love the peace and quiet this property offers, yet it's close to so many things we love to do.


Fish Creek House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1700 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 8 ...
  • Max. adults: 6
  • Min. age of primary renter: 21 ...
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed ...
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Rural ...
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wood Fireplace
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Upstairs
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Downstairs
  • Towels included
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , Large Downstairs Bedroom + Shared Bath
    Great Room - 1 sleep sofa /futon , Futon, suitable for kids. Located in Great Room.
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , Downstairs Bedroom + Shared Bath
    Bedroom 1 - 1 king , Master Bedroom + Bath Upstairs
  • King size Bed in Master Bedroom upstairs, 2 Queen Beds in downstairs bedrooms, Futon in Great Room Linens Provided
  • Books ...
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Television ...
  • VCR
  • Video Library ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Secluded wooded setting still close to many amenities.


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Country Chalet, Sleeps 6 Adults, Available Year Round!! Book Early!
average rating of 4.9333334 based on 60 reviews

Great Family vacation location!

  • 5 of 5

We had 5 adults, 2 kids and 1 dog and EVERYONE loved this place! We were close enough to all the action in the Door and far enough that it was a true getaway! They provided more than most rentals do, including extra linens and even shower stuff! The kitchen was well appointed and the spice cabinet was inspiring to say the least! We were able to cook all our meals there. We all fit comfortably in the three bedrooms, the kids had fun setting up camp in the huge closet upstairs! Whether it's your first time visiting Door Co, or you go every summer, stay here!

  • Submitted: Aug 30, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much! We appreciate your review and hope you will come again. Dennis & Marla Sunstrom
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Chicago, IL

Guestbook Comment

  • 5 of 5

This was a wonderful, clean and comfortable property. Everything was as advertised. Our family, 4 adults and 2 children and 1 dog, were very happy here.

  • Submitted: Oct 1, 2007
  • Stayed: September 2007
  • Source: HomeAway
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Perfect retreat!

  • 5 of 5

Well equipped kitchen, comfortable beds, house was clean and cozy. Hosts were accessible and accommodating. Would definitely return for a future stay!

  • Submitted: Jan 16, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Franklin, WI

Great winter get-away

  • 5 of 5

The chalet was very clean and well stocked with essentials. The location was very quiet and peaceful for our winter get away.

  • Submitted: Jan 11, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Madison, WI

A well maintained, comfortable and tastefully decorated place

  • 5 of 5

Hosts provided every kind of convenience. Great proximity to Penninsula State Park. Perfectly peaceful between Christmas and New Years, and our dogs were welcome too!

  • Submitted: Dec 30, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great House in the woods

  • 5 of 5

I will never forget this house... wonderful space and great outdoors experience.. this was our last trip with our dog before he passed away.. and we could not have picked a better place.. our family will be coming up again for sure.

  • Submitted: Nov 10, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: So sorry to hear about your dog. Glad you had a wonderful time at our "In The Woods" getaway spot. Happy to share it. Marla
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Nearest Barpub
2 Miles
Several in Egg Harbor or Fish Creek
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
Peninsula State Park, The Orchards
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
Several in Fish Creek or Egg Harbor
Nearest Ski
2 Miles
X-Country Trails, Peninsula State Park
Nearest Beach
2 Miles
Fish Creek
Car: necessary

Located 2 miles south of Fish Creek off Hwy 42 Across from Little Sweden Resort. Close to the Settlement Shops and minutes from Fish Creek to the north and Egg Harbor to the south. Hands on Art Studio, Peninsula Players, Lautenbach's Orchard are among just a few things that are close by.




Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $200
Tax Rate 11.0%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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