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3 Bedroom Cottage with Private Fenced Yard

Sleeps10
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 90 nights

Overview

About the property

House, 3 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 1 Bath, (Sleeps 8-10)

Recently remodeled and fully furnished cottage in Spring Lake.

Please contact us for reduced long term rental rates between September - June!

This completely furnished three-bedroom, one-bath, sleeps 8-10. Fully equipped with all bedding, kitchenware, and washer/dryer for additional convenience. As a bonus, you'll find many board games, movies, karaoke machine (lots of fun!) and books...just in case of a rainy day!

This quaint cottage is a great retreat for someone with a fast paced lifestyle. Relax in the private, fenced backyard with a deck and outdoor patio with furniture, hammock, grill and fire pit.

Our cottage is close to paved bicycle path which runs throughout the tri-cities area, leading you directly to downtown Grand Haven and Lake Michigan! Minutes to the lake, walk to antique stores, close to shopping and dining! Take our kayaks (and life jackets) to the end of the street to get into Spring Lake and enjoy some time on the water. We are close to sand dunes and many great hiking places.

Family friendly with pack-n-play, high chair, and lots of toys for kiddos.

The pictures on the site are a little dated, new ones are coming soon! Improvements since these pictures include an all new bathroom, exterior of the cottage is now a crisp white with a great new front porch, and the beds have been rearranged to have a total of 3full beds, 2twin beds and a queen sleeper sofa!

Information about Spring Lake - parks, beaches and boat launches: http://www.springlakevillage.org/parks/central-park

Information about Grand Haven's marina and boat launch: http://www.grandhaven.org/recreation/municipal-marina-and-boat-launch/

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More Details

Owner
Stephanie Cutter
Member since: 2007
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
30%
Calendar last updated:
September 10, 2017

About Stephanie Cutter

For our first anniversary, we planned to go to California's wine country to celebrate. At the last minute, we decided to save some money and visit Michigan instead. We found a cottage online and were having such a wonderful time on our trip, that we called a local Coldwell Banker Realtor and asked to see some homes. Before we left, we had purchased this cottage and have loved it ever since! OK...so, it wasn't cheaper than a California trip, but has made many more memories!!!

Stephanie Cutter purchased this house in 2005

Why Stephanie Cutter chose West Central

We loved Spring Lake...it was a little cheaper than Grand Haven, but so close to everything we wanted to do on our vacations. We live in Chicago now in a condo, so on our trips to MI we wanted to have a yard, a hammock and our own house! We are able to ride our bikes without the Chicago city traffic, go to Lake MI and enjoy a beautiful beach, little shops (our favorite is an independent book store in Grand Haven, plus several great antique shops!) and restaurants, and quiet days and nights in the backyard.

What makes this house unique

Our favorite part is surely the ability to be in the back yard, get to the lake and Grand Haven, and nice nights on the town! In the back yard, we can nap, play games, read our books, my husband paints, and we never have to leave! However, there are plenty of places to go for dinner and drinks! Walk along the board walk to Old Boys Brewhouse and dine on the patio overlooking the lake channel. Or, drive a couple miles west on M104 and visit Vandermill, a cider mill with great food, live musing, and family friendly outdoor seating. We have frequently gone to Snug Harbor in Grand Haven and enjoyed our meal from their deck while overlooking the lake, or have a nice lunch at Kirbys from their great roof deck!!

Amenities

Spring Lake House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 10:00 AM
  • /
  • Check-out: 3:00 PM
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Non smoking only ...
  • Lifejackets must be work if you use kayaks. Kayaks must be brought back to the cottage immediately after use.
Theme:
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Brand new and beautiful, pictures coming! Double sinks
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 double , First floor, access to the back deck.
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double , 1 twin/ single , 2nd floor, attic-sloped ceilings
    Bedroom 3 - 1 double , 1 twin/ single , 2nd floor, attic-sloped ceilings
    Convertible bed(s) - 1 queen , Living room couch is a queen sofa bed
  • Double Beds (3), Twin or Single Beds (2), Baby Cribs (1) pack-n-play, Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) queen size
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
  • Toys ...
  • VCR
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • shopping
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • swimming
  • tennis

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(22 traveler reviews)

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5

Great location and property

  • 5 of 5

This property is in a great location near water, a walking path and playgrounds and a short drive to Grand Haven and the beach and to great hiking. The owners were kind and patient with me (new to using VRBO). The property itself is adorable and clean with a nice yard. As frequent visitors to the area, we will be back!

  • Submitted: Sep 25, 2017
  • Stayed: Sep 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Amazing time in fantastic house!!

  • 5 of 5

I stayed here with my family and had an amazing time. It is centrally located to all what Grand Haven has to offer.. We really loved the house, it is cute and charming and quiet large. My small toddlers loved playing out the back in the sandbox and on the kids slide while I supervised from the hammock! We did some bbqing in the evening and relaxed on the back deck. The lake is at the end of the block for Kayaking and the trail is right there too. The house has everything (toys, board games, W/D) and was super clean... at least before we came :) Everything went off like clockwork and we will hopefully stay there again!!! 10 out of 10!!

  • Submitted: Sep 12, 2017
  • Stayed: Sep 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Nice area!

  • 5 of 5

Very nice home with everything you need. Lovely area to explore with kids or pets 🐾

  • Submitted: Aug 29, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

We Loved The Cottage!

  • 5 of 5

We had such a great time with our grandchildren and little dog. The location is perfect for shopping, Grand Haven and Lake Michigan. You only have to drive 2 to 3 miles for shopping and the beach. Thanks again for sharing your cottage with us. We loved the Village Bakery and went there several times. Great cottage for a family. We would definitely rent this cottage again.

  • Submitted: Aug 28, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Charming cottage

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful time in Springlake. The cottage was perfect. The three bedrooms were well furnished and comfortable. It really was perfect for our family. My children enjoyed the toys and books and the adults enjoyed the hammock! Everything was very nice and worked well. The location was great! So close to the beach and shopping. We are looking forward to staying here again.

  • Submitted: Aug 17, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great time at Whistling Dixie

  • 5 of 5

Whistling Dixie was a wonderful place for our family trip. We were so happy to find a home that could accommodate 8-10 people and the pups! It was so much fun to be able to bring our dogs on the trip. The back yard was perfect for playing yard games and having a bonfire. The Spring Lake/Grand Haven area has so much to do, and this home is close to it all. Thank you for such a wonderful stay!

  • Submitted: Aug 13, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $100

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.

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