Wooded Serenity & Short Walk to Lake Michigan

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Lake Michigan access - just a 5 minute walk


Last updated: 10/25/2016
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Sleeps:7
  • Bedrooms:2
  • Bathrooms:2
  • Property type:House
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description


Follow the winding driveway up the hilly ridge and you will find peace and serenity at this quaint Lakeshore Drive home hidden within 2.5 wooded acres with great inside and outside living spaces. You can relax on the deck or take a stroll on the Lake Michigan shoreline which is a 5 minute walk away. Or simply relax indoors as you take in the beautiful wooded views from every room.

This remodeled 2 bed/2 bath home has one bedroom/one bathroom on the main level and a second bedroom/bathroom on the lower level. Each bedroom features a queen bed and a wall of windows to bring plenty of sunlight and nature in. A cozy upper loft has a twin sleeper as well as a window seat ideal for napping or reading a book. The open kitchen/dining/living room area on the main level is surrounded by windows. The dining area has a sliding door wall that opens to a two level deck which features plenty of built-in seating as well as two tables with chairs ideal for outdoor dining/relaxing. The gas grill is easily accessible, as is a fire pit (with wood provided) so you can enjoy an evening toasting marshmallows with the family. Walk the deck path to the screened in porch/overlook which is a great place to relax (or sleep here with twin cot provided). Feel free to take the stairs down to enjoy the creek running through the rear of the property--older children will love this!

The home also features a surround sound stereo system complete with eclectic CD selection, plenty of books to read and a DVD library for your viewing pleasure.

For great evening strolls and an opportunity to catch one of those unforgettable sunset views, Lake Michigan access is a short stroll away. If you are looking for a playground or a place to sunbathe, West Side County Park is a short drive (or 10 minute walk via lake access) and gives you 630 feet of public beach to enjoy.

Saugatuck/Douglas (a 10 minute drive) and South Haven (a 15 minute drive) which are close by, offer incredible art galleries, many dining venues, and great shopping.

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Member since: 2008

Speaks: english
Response time: Within a few days
Response Rate: 90%
Calendar last updated: 10/25/2016

Property Type

  • 2 story
  • House

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    must be 25 years old to rent....moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7, Beds for 5-7

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • Wifi now available, Walk to Lake Michigan (no stairs), huge deck, screened porch, outdoor firepit...moreless


  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Library


  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • Fitness Center

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Miniature Golf
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Wildlife Viewing

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Sailing
  • Snowmobiling
  • Swimming
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing


  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 5 people


  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet:

    Now have Wifi!...moreless

  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove


  • Coffee Maker:

    and coffee grinder....moreless

  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Gazebo
  • Outdoor Grill


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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Off Season (Sep-Dec)
Sep 6 - May 26, 2017
2 night min stay
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Refundable Damage Deposit $250
  • Tax Rate 6%


Memorial Day/Labor Day...$275/night (3 night minimum)

During summer season (July-August) home is available as a weekly rental only (Saturday to Saturday).

50% of fee required to reserve...balance due 30 days prior to arrival

No refunds given 30 days or less before first rental date.

Owner's cancellation policy:

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Last updated: 10/25/2016
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sand dune buggy rides, fruit and berry picking (in season), beach access, winery


Owner info

Year Purchased: 2003

Why the Owner Chose Fennville, MI, USA:
The peace and quiet of a secluded, wooded location, yet just 5 minute walk to Lake Michigan. Unlike any home in the area!

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Response time: Within a few days
Response Rate: 90%
Calendar last updated: 10/25/2016

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  • Lake Michigan access - just a 5 minute walk

    Lake Michigan access - just a 5 minute walk

  • Relax or dine on the large deck

    Relax or dine on the large deck

  • living area

    living area

  • master bedroom

    master bedroom

  • second bedroom

    second bedroom

  • Check out fire pit...with plenty of firewood included.

    Check out fire pit...with plenty of firewood included.

  • view from upper deck

    view from upper deck

  • Ever stayed in a treehouse?

    Ever stayed in a treehouse?

  • kitchen


  • dining area

    dining area

  • main bathroom

    main bathroom

  • loft: twin sleeper + window seat

    loft: twin sleeper + window seat

  • fire pit

    fire pit

VRBO #165096

This listing was first published here in 2008.

Date last modified - Tuesday, October 25, 2016

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