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Location! Location! Location! with Lake Michigan Access

Sleeps7
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

House, 3 Bedrooms + Sleeping Porch, 1 Bath, (Sleeps 6-7)

The Hummingbird Retreat is the ideal getaway for family and friends, the outdoor enthusiast, or just a convenient base camp for local and neighboring tourist attractions. Located in the center of the 2,800-acre Point Beach State Forest, you’ll enjoy miles of biking and hiking trails. This affordable three bedroom sanctuary is designed for rest and relaxation and is a wonderful venue for communing with nature.

With a compact foot print of 1,200 sq. feet, the Hummingbird Retreat has a spacious, contemporary kitchen, a large full bath and laundry, and a comfortable, intimate living room. The large master suite features a queen size bed and a cozy fireplace, while the two guest bedrooms have full size beds. A twin roll away is also available.

Whether you’re enjoying a brat fry or fresh-caught whitefish from the Susie Q fish Market in Two Rivers, our private patio is perfect for grilling and entertaining. The screened-in Lanai is a great gathering place for dining, playing games, or a restful place for napping.

Just 45 minutes from Green Bay's Lambeau Field, Whistling Straits golf course in Kohler or fun-filled Door County, the Hummingbird Retreat is an ideal overnight launching spot for Packer Games, or a day trip to some of Door County’s fine shopping, restaurants and many wineries.

The nearby Point Beach State Forest shoreline has one of Lake Michigan's last, uninhabited sand beaches, and the Hummingbird Retreat and is just a one mile hike to the lake’s historic Rawleys Point Lighthouse. If you're a hiker or bicyclist, the Rawleys Point Bicycle Trail almost begins at our door step and connects with the Mariners Trail--opening over 14 miles of beautiful forest and pristine Lake Michigan scenery.

Amenities include central air; bedding and linens; washer and dryer; wood fire place in the master suite; and plenty of parking for vehicles/RV/ boats/trailers. (Just bring beach towels and beach blankets.)

For at-home entertainment, enjoy wireless internet, cable TV, DVD players and stereo system. The open and airy kitchen includes cookware, dishes and all modern appliances.

Outdoors enjoy the; large fire pit; both gas and charcoal grills; spacious private patio/deck and screened in lanai; beautiful flowering gardens and trees; patio furniture and picnic table; and everything you need to play volleyball, horse shoes and other yard games.

Nearby fun includes golf, biking, hiking, skiing, jet skiing, museums, restaurants, wineries, movie theaters, kayaking, boating, sport fishing, sightseeing, shopping, zoo, wildlife preserves, windsurfing, ship wreck diving, rafting and sailing.

Keywords: Lake access, very private beaches, home, house, cottage, bungalow

More Details

Owner
Owner
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
July 23, 2017

About The Owner

Hello my name is Kevin Voysey, owner of the beautiful 'Hummingbird Retreat' located in the center Point Beach State Forest. By occupation, I'm the owner of Voysey Design/Build LLC and an award winning interior and building designer. I would like to invite you to stay at my fun, unique and playful bungalow, with all the amenities to make your vacation stay relaxing and memorable.

The Owner purchased this house in 1994

Why The Owner chose East Central

I've owned my home since 1994 and now that I'm empty nested and my daughters are done with college, I would like to travel more in my life and still have a place to come home to now and than.

What makes this house unique

I love my home because of the location and its relaxing atmosphere and decor. Also its easy access to some of the most beautiful Lake Michigan beaches and one of the best biking and hiking trails in Wisconsin. Everyone that has ever visited or stayed at my home has just loved it. Its truly a wonderful place to visit and vacation...

Amenities

Two Rivers House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 7
  • Min. age of primary renter: 30
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beachfront ...
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • Catering Available
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Queen size Beds (1), Double Beds (2), Twin or Single Beds (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1)
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • wheelchair accessible
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • boating
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • parasailing
  • racquetball
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • snowmobiling
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
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average rating of 4.775 based on 40 reviews
5

Peaceful, convenient, and lovely!

  • 5 of 5

What a cozy stay for a our holiday weekend visit. We enjoyed hiking, biking, and beach time. The amenities were top notch, and everything was clean, comfortable, and perfect. We will be back!

  • Submitted: May 29, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: What a beautiful family. We especially fell in love with their 18 month old daughter. She is so precious. Respectful, kind and wonderful parents..We hope to have them back sometime.
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5

A great spot for a long weekend gateway

  • 5 of 5

This place is fantastic. It's a real family home with everything you need to just turn up and relax. The place is spacious, easily hosting the 7 people it advertises. The garden and outside area is lovely, bbq, picnic table, soft seats and even had a toy box that our kids loved. The house itself is really well equipped.. nothing worse than turning up to a rental and there's only one beat up cooking pot. No such problems here.. great kitchen, big living space, good wifi and all that good stuff. The local area is really nice too. The beach and forrest right across the road are perfect for walks. The owner (Kevin) is super friendly.. I got the impression if we needed anything he would have been delighted to help out. All in all a great place.

  • Submitted: Jun 2, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect place for families

  • 5 of 5

We kept repeating over the weekend how this property has everything you could possibly want in a weekend visit with our families! We rented both the Hummingbird and the Chickadee - having both bathrooms and more than enough bedrooms for our 3 families was a great choice for us. We enjoyed the bonfire pit (compete with firewood so we didn't have to go searching for any), the screen porch - the kids spent many hours playing the throwback games, swinging in the hammock, and we even did both our dinners out there, lawn games in the huge yard, and even TVs in several rooms for those times when you just want to throw on a cartoon to occupy the kids or news while you drink your coffee. Kevin has an eye for design as it was very well decorated. We stayed here for the Kite Festival and hope to come back next year - great proximity to the lake (we didn't bike due to the ages of our small kids, but the trail is right there). All together it was an awesome rental and we hope to do it again next year!

  • Submitted: Sep 8, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful, comfortable retreat!

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I booked this home last minute to take advantage of wonderful weather and the nearby bike trails. Once we checked in, we didn't want to leave the beautiful back patio and gazebo. The flowers, fountains, birds and peaceful setting made it a very welcoming retreat. The kitchen had everything you could want, and the home was lovely. I have to add, we did bike along lake Michigan and into the state forest, and loved the trails. We also had a couple great days swimming at the beach in Two Rivers. We will be back!

  • Submitted: Sep 19, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful place for families

  • 5 of 5

Although I’m a little late in writing this review, I cannot say enough about how pleasant our stay at the Hummingbird Retreat was. My wife and I took our one year old there and enjoyed our most relaxing extended weekend in quite some time. Kevin is a most congenial and helpful host, and our son loved running around outside, exploring and experiencing more nature than he gets to in Chicago. The house is clean, inviting, and stocked with anything you might need, and the quiet tranquility was precisely what we were hoping for. This is an ideal place for a family gathering, and we hope to be back. Thanks, Kevin!

  • Submitted: Aug 13, 2015
  • Stayed: Jun 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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3 sisters in 2 Rivers

  • 5 of 5

We had another wonderfully relaxing stay at Hummingbird rental. This is our 2nd year setting up an art retreat in the wonderful screened in porch surrounded by trees, birds and nature. Kevin and Karen made us feel welcome with the chalkboard sign in the front. The kitchen is well equipped as we ate all meals in. the outdoor shower and hot tub helped to make our week relaxing. Thanks for sharing your property with us again.

  • Submitted: Jul 29, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

Two Rivers House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Summer rates
Jul 2 2017 - Sep 13 2017
3 night minimum stay
$235
$1,645
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$195
$1,365
$2,370
 

Additional information about rental rates

Tax Rate 5.0%

Rates do not include a $95.00 cleaning fee payable upon reservation. Damage deposits may apply upon party or event size..

All payments will be by a check/cash payable upon reservation.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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