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Quintessential Classic Cottage - Memories Are Made Here

(39 Reviews)

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Last updated: 01/15/2017
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  • Minimum stay:3-7 nights
  • Sleeps:8
  • Bedrooms:3
  • Bathrooms:2
  • Property type:Cottage
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

About the Property

Cottage, 3 Bedrooms 2 Baths (Sleeps 6-8) Close to the beach

Enjoy a Quintessential Classic Cottage. Load up our wagon and walk just a block and half to the beach and beautiful Lake Michigan. Swim, sunbathe, and enjoy endless walks along Michigan’s clean beaches. Don’t miss the incredible sunsets and hang out at a bonfire, make s'mores and gaze at the stars. Walk three blocks to downtown for shopping , cafes, restaurants, art galleries and gourmet foods. That’s just the beginning because there is so much to do and it is all very close by. (Look at the list at activities below) Enjoy a quintessential classic Union Pier Cottage with all the modern updates to make your stay comfortable and enjoyable. HDTV, Broadband Wi-Fi Internet, DVD/CD Player, Sound system with I-POD dock. X-Box 360 Video Games, Microwave, Dishwasher, Washer/Dryer, Jacuzzi bathtub, walk-in shower, Weber gas grill, hammock, outdoor heated shower, large dining area with deck, great for parties. Comfortable furnishings and beds. Three bedrooms, sleeps 6-8, 2 bathrooms, laundry room.


Why the Owner Chose Union Pier: We wanted a relaxing fun place so we could get away from our everyday surroundings yet still be close to Chicago. Very clean and safe area for our children. One block from great uncrowded beaches. Many things to see and do and all close by. Great galleries and restaurants. Could easily commute to Chicago if needed. Just the right balance of everything.
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Manager

Member since: 2010

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 01/15/2017

Property Type

  • Cottage

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Events Allowed
  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    No one younger than 21 years may sign a rental agreement...moreless

  • Children Welcome:

    Toys, Games, Beach toys, Disney library and DVDs Outdoor play fountain and Hammock. Side yard for playing...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered:

    Yes, contact owner...moreless

  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 6-8

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • Large Hammock, High Speed Internet via provided Ethernet cable and wireless modem. Enjoy a quintessential classic Union Pier Cottage with all the modern updates to make your stay comfortable and enjoyable. HDTV, Broadband Wi-Fi Internet, DVD, Video Games, Microwave, Cofee maker, Dishwasher, Washer/Dryer, Jacuzzi tub, walk-in shower, Weber gas grill, hammock. large dining area with gated deck, great for parties. Comfortable furnishings and beds. Three bedrooms, sleeps 6-8, 2 bathrooms, laundry room, front enclosed porch, gated deck, Outdoor heated shower. Open parking. Close to New Buffalo and major shopping in Michigan City. 2 Casinos nearby. You’ll remember your stay with us and be back for more. The sweet breeze off the lake, the beautiful sunsets and fun at the cottage will last forever in your memory....moreless

Entertainment

  • Books:

    Many childrens and very recent adult titles....moreless

  • Books For Adults
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games:

    A variety of family and children's board games...moreless

  • Games For Kids
  • Music Library:

    Bring Your Own iPod/iphone/itouch and Dock to Our Sound System....moreless

  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable:

    Comcast HD cable channels and high speed internet (wired and wireless)...moreless

  • Stereo
  • Television:

    Comcast X1 Platform with more than 2300 free movies and apps....moreless

  • Toys
  • VCR
  • Video Game Console:

    X BOX 360 ...moreless

  • Video Games:

    (2) 1 teen and 1 children's rated...moreless

  • Video Library:

    age appropriate movies...moreless

Theme

  • Family
  • Romantic

Attractions

  • Autumn Foliage
  • Cinemas
  • Forests
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Restaurants
  • Theme Parks
  • Winery Tours
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Laundromat

Leisure Activities

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

Location Type

  • Beach
  • Village

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Parasailing
  • Rafting
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Snowboarding
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    Central Air/ Central Heat/ Air Purifier...moreless

  • Alarm Clock
  • Broadband Access:

    Secure High Speed internet via provided Ethernet cable and wireless modem...moreless

  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer:

    In Utility Room...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet:

    Secure High Speed internet via provided Ethernet cable and wireless modem...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking:

    Unlimited on-street...moreless

  • Parking On Street
  • Telephone:

    No land line provided. Cell coverage is good...moreless

  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine:

    In Utility Room with laundry detergent and softener....moreless

  • Wireless Internet:

    Secure High Speed internet via provided Ethernet cable and wireless modem...moreless

Kitchen

  • Catering Available:

    Contact Owner in Advance...moreless

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Deck / Patio:

    Outdoor heated shower Fun children's fountain Large Hammock extra chairs Glass table seats 6 under a large umbrella Gated deck ...moreless

  • Golf:

    Near by courses...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Wood Deck

Pool / Spa

  • Jacuzzi
  • Jetted Tub
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Pre-Season
May 6 - Jun 2, 2017
3 night min stay
$300
$1,550
High Season
Jun 3 - Sep 16, 2017
7 night min stay

$2,300
Post Season
Sep 17 - Sep 30, 2017
3 night min stay
$300
$1,550
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$360
$2,300

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Cleaning fee $125
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $400

Notes:

Contact owner howardhirsch70@comcast.net about weekdays, weekends, three day weekends and last minute specials.


Manager's cancellation policy:

100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.


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Last updated: 01/15/2017
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Location

6 Miles
Nearest Train
New Buffalo
3 Miles
Nearest Motorway
I94 exit 6

Car: Recommended

Other Activities: Shopping, Kayaking, Boating, Parasailing, Shelling, Wildlife Viewing, Mini Golf

 

Manager info

Year Purchased: 1996

About: We purchased our property so our family and friends could enjoy a great place to vacation with lots of things to see and do. Real easy to get to and only about an hour from Chicago. Our cottage has been updated and is perfect for vacationers who want to enjoy just about every aspect of their time in Union Pier. We can't say enough about how much you and your family and friends will enjoy the experience and develop great memories. We are dedicated owners who will do everything we can to make your stay totally enjoyable. We solicit suggestions from our renters so we can continually improve the experience.

Why Union Pier, MI, USA:
We wanted a relaxing fun place so we could get away from our everyday surroundings yet still be close to Chicago. Very clean and safe area for our children. Great uncrowded beaches. Many things to see and do and all close by. Great galleries and restaurants. Could commute to Chicago if needed.


Contact us

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 01/15/2017

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Guestbook comments from the property manager

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Photos

  • Front Porch

    Front Porch

  • Kitchen

    Kitchen

  • Master Bedroom Suite

    Master Bedroom Suite

  • Bedroom #3

    Bedroom #3

  • Gated Deck / Patio

    Gated Deck / Patio

  • Tots are mesmerized by the three frogs

    Tots are mesmerized by the three frogs

  • Welcome

    Welcome

  • Dining Room

    Dining Room

  • Family Room

    Family Room

  • Bedroom #2

    Bedroom #2

  • Laundry

    Laundry

  • Outdoor Heated Shower

    Outdoor Heated Shower

  • Fantastic Union Pier sunsets

    Fantastic Union Pier sunsets

VRBO #291781

This listing was first published here in 2010.

Date last modified - Monday, January 23, 2017

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