Beach Retreat on Lake Michigan in Private Macatawa

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Dining Room - Expandable Table for 8


Last updated: 04/23/2016

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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Beautiful, updated cottage steps from the private Macatawa beach. Perfect for a getaway with couples or for your whole family. Enjoy fabulous sunsets and views of Big Red lighthouse and boating activity from your porches. The beach is never crowded, and you can easily play Frisbee, volleyball or just relax by the water.

Updates include: remodeled kitchen; new living room furniture, fresh linens and pillows; refinished hardwood floors. An upper deck with fantastic panoramic views and seating as well as a lower deck with convenient bbq grilling area (gas grill).

Comfortably sleeps 8 with 2 full bathrooms. Just west of Holland, 20 miles west of Grand Rapids and 2.5 hours from Chicago.

2 parking spaces in private parking lot (5 minute walk to cottage); wagon provided to move groceries and bags to cottage.

Security / damage deposit required: $300 non refundable

Keywords: House

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Property Type

  • House
  • 2200 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Children Welcome:

    Latches on screened doors to keep children in; safety gate at bottom of stairs to keep children from going up stairs. Outlet plugs for safety....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • Beach chairs and beach toys available for use! Spacious upper deck features built in seating and amazing views of the Lake, Big Red and the channel....moreless


  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Library


  • Away From It All
  • Family


  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Library
  • Marina
  • Playground
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Boating
  • Miniature Golf
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Beach View:

    We are three houses up from the beach - we have a beach view from the front porch and sitting room. The dune deck has expansive views of Lake MI and Big Red lighthouse!...moreless

  • Lake View:

    Lake Michigan views from most rooms. You can certainly hear the waves as you sleep too....moreless

  • Waterfront:

    Kismet is steps from the beach and you can see and hear the water....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Sailing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing


  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people


  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room:

    Ample seating in Living Room and on Porches...moreless

  • Parking:

    2 spots - one in upper lot by Lake and one in lower lot by Guardhouse...moreless

  • Telephone:

    Local calls only...moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    Beach towels and regular bath towels...moreless

  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet


  • Coffee Maker:

    Drip coffee, gold cone...moreless

  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Many sets of plates, glasses, bowls, utensils and knives...moreless


  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill


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My Standard Rate
7 night min stay


Additional information about rental rates


  • Refundable Damage Deposit $300
  • Taxes Not included


50% deposit due along with signed lease agreement to secure your week. Remaining 50% is due one month prior to your stay. For new renters, $300 refundable security deposit (separate check) is required.

Owner's cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking

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Owner info

Year Purchased: 2005

About the owner: My son was born in 2005, the same year my parents and I put in a bid for this amazing cottage. So, we named it Kismet in his honor (means fate)

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Speaks: english



  • Dining Room - Expandable Table for 8

    Dining Room - Expandable Table for 8

  • Screened In Side Porch

    Screened In Side Porch

  • Views from the Upper Deck

    Views from the Upper Deck

  • Front Porch

    Front Porch

  • Spacious upper deck

    Spacious upper deck

  • Private Beach With Big Red Lighthouse

    Private Beach With Big Red Lighthouse

VRBO #178986

This listing was first published here in 2008.

Date last modified - Sunday, September 25, 2016

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Beach Retreat on Lake Michigan in Private Macatawa

Holland, MI, USA #178986

4 BR  2 BA  Sleeps 8

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