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Lake Michigan Beachfront 4 bedroom Home with Fantastic Lake Views from all rooms

Bedrooms 3
Half Baths1
Space 2,250 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights


About the property

Lakefront Home, 4 Bedrooms, 2 1/2 Baths, (Sleeps 9). 2,250 square feet.

Beautiful fully furnished home located directly on Lake Michigan!

Enjoy over 105 feet of private beach with a very low bluff on the shores of Lake Michigan.

Vacation in luxury in our 2,250 sq foot 2 story home featuring a fully furnished kitchen, laundry room with washer and dryer, living room with fireplace, WIFI, and cable TV/DVD.

All rooms with full view of Lake Michigan. Master bedroom with king size bed and private balcony. House features full wrap around porch with outside shower.

Main floor has open floor plan with floor to ceiling windows facing the Lake and a two sided fireplace in the center.

House is completely updated with new furnishings.

Amenities include a tennis court, playground, basketball court, clubhouse and play area within a short walk. Casino and wineries within 15 minutes and at least three Golf Courses within 15 minutes. There are also plenty of outdoor activities such as kayaking and charter fishing. A full list of amenities can be found below.

Keywords: Beachfront House, Lakefront, No bluff, Private.

More Details

Stephen Doody
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
June 22, 2017


Manistee House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2250 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 9
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront ...
  • Lake View
  • Lakefront
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 9 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 3 - toilet
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9
  • Master - 1 king
    Bedroom 3 - 1 double , 1 twin/ single
    Bedroom 4 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
  • King size Beds (1), Queen size Beds (1), Double Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (3).
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Video Library
  • Balcony
  • Bicycles
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis
  • 2 bicycles
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • miniature golf
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing


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Lake Michigan Beachfront 4 bedroom Home with Fantastic Lake Views from all rooms
average rating of 5.0 based on 6 reviews
Evanston il

Lovely beach house

  • 5 of 5

This is a truly lovely beach house. My extended family stayed here for a week and it slept 8 comfortably. There is a very private view from every room of beach grasses and the lake. Great kitchen that can have 2 people cooking at the same time. Plenty of places to sit both inside and outside. We also liked the gaming nook which is great for playing cards. There is a nearby community tennis court and we played every day and never had to wait. We would definitely stay again!

  • Submitted: Aug 11, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great House. Great Time.

  • 5 of 5

This home really checks every box for a relaxing week . Terrific views, private sandy beach is only a small flight of stairs away. Every night the sunset was just awesome. Very clean and inviting house, it has all amenities you need. All rooms inside are very comfortable. Outside, the wrap around deck has comfortable outdoor furniture. The master bedroom has a walkout deck that gives even more great views. 5 to 7 minute drive from downtown Manistee restaurants. Close to golf courses too. Easy day trip to Sleeping Bear Dunes/Traverse City area if you desire. Owners are extremely nice and make your stay as best as possible! Highly recommended place.

  • Submitted: Jul 26, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful home, Spectacular Views, Everything We Could Have Hoped For

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I are recent empty nesters and we wanted to take a long weekend get-away after our youngest returned to college. We rented Steve's home and it was just what we had imagined for a timeout for ourselves. The home is beautiful, spacious, comfortable, clean, and has absolutely stunning views of the lake. The pictures don't capture the magic of the home. It was a treat to wake up every morning to the sound of the waves and the views of the lake and was a treat to toast to the sunset every night on the chairs that overlook the lake. We had private beach access where we took long walks along the beach during the day. My husband also enjoyed some golf during the day at the many golf spots in the area. Steve was an excellent host and made us feel welcome. He met us at the home and provided us with all the information that we needed to make our visit perfect. We would highly recommend this home. We have such wonderful memories and we look forward to coming back with the rest of family to share this special spot with them. Thank you Steve!

  • Submitted: Oct 11, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful home, great location and wonderful time

  • 5 of 5

Steve, we had a wonderful time at your home on Lake Michigan in Manistee. The views from the rooms were spectacular, we loved being right on the beach and lake. Even got to see a bald eagle fly over head. Your home had plenty of room, everything was very clean and well kept, beautiful kitchen and had everything we needed. Really enjoyed sitting on the porch relaxing. The sunsets were absolutely gorgeous. Sleeping with the windows open at night and hearing the waves made for a great night sleep. We would definitely would do this again and would recommend to others.

  • Submitted: Sep 29, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Evanston, IL

Beautiful property and spot on the lake - great choice

  • 5 of 5

Really wonderful spot – gorgeous views and property. We had a mini family reunion of sorts at the house on the 4th of July week of this year and everyone just loved their time here. Stephen was great to deal with in set up, meeting us to walk through property, and finally closing out rental and deposit. The location is just perfect– outside of town enough to be quiet, but easy access to all the delightful spots and things to do in Manistee. The house itself is right on beach making back and forth throughout the day easy (especially with kids.) Low bluff so not a tremendous amount of stairs to climb each time. We were with both small children and seniors on this family vacation and all of them had no problem. The amenities of the association were also nice – the small playground for the kids, basketball court, etc. The house interior was beautiful and new. It felt open and comfortable. The 4th bedroom is more a second lower-level living space with a bed than a “bedroom” (no door, closest bathroom next floor and closest shower 2 floors up, and passes through to the garage) but worked for our purposes. Overall a great spot and would recommend as a great place to stay.

  • Submitted: Aug 3, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

Hi Steve, everything was really great. My only recommendation is to try to designate a fuxed place on the beach to have a campfire. Maybe a fixed ring will keep all if the charred wood in lication for an easy clean up and avoid little pieces of charcoal in multiple places. As you can see.. If this is the only thing i can think of ... Your place was PERFECT !!!!! Enjoy the rest of your summer! Bob

Sorry about the spelling...

Fixed not fuxed

Location not lication

  • Submitted: Aug 1, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Bob. We are glad you enjoyed our home and your stay.
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Casino, Golf (30 minutes from the acclaimed Arcadia Bluffs Golf Course), Great Restaurants


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional
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Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $100
Damage Deposit $500

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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