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175 Per Night Off Season - 2 Blocks from Beach, 2 Night Min

(27 Reviews)

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Last updated: 04/27/2017
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  • Minimum stay:1-7 nights
  • Sleeps:10
  • Bedrooms:4
  • Bathrooms:3
  • Property type:House
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

About the Property

Beautiful Newer 4 BR 3BA Home

'Summerwood Cottage' is located on a quiet street just three blocks from Lake Michigan's Oak Street Beach in South Haven. This newer house with a walk-out basement has been recently redecorated. All amenities including Wifi included. Get the best of both worlds with a private, wooded backyard and be within walking distance of the beach and downtown!

This Wifi equipped cozy and comfortable home boasts a convenient floor plan which can accommodate either individual families or multiple families. With a total of 2100 square feet, the main floor includes the following: eat-in kitchen, master bedroom (queen bed), master bathroom (shower), bedroom 2 (queen bed), bedroom 3 (two sets of bunkbeds), bathroom 2 (tub and shower), living room (TV w/VCR/DVD and cable), deck overlooking backyard. Downstairs bedroom has a full size bed with a sleeper sofa in the newly decorated recreation room.

The lower level includes: family room (fieldstone gas fireplace, TV w/DVD, foosball table, queen size sleeper sofa and patio doors), bedroom 4 (full bed), bathroom 3 (shower), and laundry room (washer and dryer). The home also includes use of an attached garage.

In the backyard you can enjoy the trees and the privacy. The upper level includes an elevated deck with a barbecue grill while the lower level includes a patio. Each is equipped with outdoor furniture. The backyard even includes a large sandbox for the kids!
Amenities: We offer all of the amenities of home. The kitchen is fully equipped with all major appliances (stove, refrigerator, microwave, dishwasher) and well as small appliances (blender, coffee maker, toaster). It is also stocked with silverware, everyday china, cookware and utensils.

We also stock everything from paper products to dish soap. The bathrooms are stocked with towels as well as paper products and soap. We do ask that you provide your own beach towels, although some are available in the closet. The bedrooms are comfortably furnished including bed linens.
General amenities include: WIFI Internet access, fire pit, air conditioning, laundry, TV, VCR/DVD players, local telephone service, board games, books to borrow, foosball table, children's toys, gas fireplace, gas barbecue grill, washer and dryer, iron and ironing board, outdoor shower, stereo, and anything else we pick up along the way that looks handy.

We also offer special services to our guests which include grocery shopping. Instead of packing the car with groceries or making your first stop in town the grocery store, we will fully stock the kitchen according to your personal menu plan.

Activities: South Haven is a four season vacation destination with activities including agriculture (strawberry & blueberry picking, etc.), antiquing, art, auto racing, biking, boating & cruises, dining, fall color tours, festivals, fishing, go-carts, golf, hiking, museums, paint-ball, parks, wineries, and winter activities such as skiing (downhill or cross-country, skating and snowmobiling. We would be happy to forward brochures for activities of your preference.
Area: South Haven is centrally located to many major cities which makes traveling easy. It is 2 hours from Chicago, 3 hours from Detroit, 1 hour from South Bend, and 1 hour from Grand Rapids.

Summerwood Cottage is located on the North side just off of North Shore Drive which has several beach access points. We are conveniently located just minutes from gorgeous and clean beaches, unique shops, and wonderful restaurants.
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Member since: 2005

Speaks: english, german
Response time: Within a few hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 04/27/2017

Property Type

  • House
  • 2100 sq. ft.

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 10
  • Events Allowed
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:


  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered:

    $50 pet fee. must be crated if left unattended, even the best housebroken pets will soil in strange places...moreless

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional


  • Groups
  • Long-Term Renters Welcome

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 10

  • Master Bedroom: 1 queen


  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen


  • Bedroom 3: 4 twin/ single

    2 sets of bunkbeds...moreless

  • Bedroom 4: 1 double


  • Family Room: 1 sleep sofa /futon


  • Master has private bath, other bedrooms have shared baths

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • portable fire pit, baby gear , pack n play, high chair, gate


  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books
  • Books For Adults
  • Books For Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Foosball
  • Games
  • Games For Kids
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo:

    Bluetooth tower...moreless

  • Television
  • Toys
  • VCR
  • Video Library


  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions


  • Autumn Foliage
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Library
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Groceries
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Horseback Riding
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Lake

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Ice Skating
  • Jet Skiing
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Swimming
  • Wind-Surfing


  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people


  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet:

    free WIFI...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Mobile Phone
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Sofa Bed
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine


  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    eat in, seating for 4...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Balcony
  • Barbecue
  • Beach Towels
  • Deck / Patio
  • Deck Furniture
  • Large Cooler
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Wood Deck

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional


Write a review 4.7
from 27 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Jan 4 - May 28, 2017
2 night min stay
$175 $300
Fri, Sat
$950 $2,000
Jun 24 - Aug 19, 2017
7 night min stay

$3,150 $12,000
Fall Getaway
Sep 4 - May 25, 2018
2 night min stay
$150 $350
Fri, Sat
$1,000 $3,000
My Standard Rate
1 night min stay
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • additional persons $0
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $250


Check out is 10am , not 11 am per the website so that our cleaning crew has enough time.

Additional persons fee of $75 per night for over 4 persons rate applies

Rates are subject to change anytime until a reservation is confirmed . All tax and fees included. Peak season weekly rentals apply on June 14 until August 15

Manager's cancellation policy:

50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.

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

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Last updated: 04/27/2017
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0.2 Miles
Nearest Barpub
2 Miles
Nearest Motorway
0.2 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
0.1 Miles
Nearest Beach
Oak St. Beach

2 blocks from the beach and a 15 min walk to downtown, yet nestled away on a shady lot on the desirable North Side


Manager info

Year Purchased: 2012

The Unique Benefits at this House:
credit cards now accepted

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Speaks: english, german
Response time: Within a few hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 04/27/2017

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Guestbook comments from the property manager

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  • just what you are looking for...

    just what you are looking for...

  • 2 Blocks from house - Oak St. Beach access

    2 Blocks from house - Oak St. Beach access

  • The View from Your Deck. No neighbors behind you.

    The View from Your Deck. No neighbors behind you.

  • Master Bedroom

    Master Bedroom

  • Second Upstairs Bedroom

    Second Upstairs Bedroom

  • Upstairs Bedroom with Bunks

    Upstairs Bedroom with Bunks

  • Downstairs Recreation Room

    Downstairs Recreation Room

  • Downstairs Rec Room. Yes! That is a fussball table.

    Downstairs Rec Room. Yes! That is a fussball table.

  • Downstairs Bathroom

    Downstairs Bathroom

  •  Living room

    Living room

  • Kitchen


  • Your private deck, surrounded by woods.

    Your private deck, surrounded by woods.

  • View of back of the house

    View of back of the house

  • Master Bathroom

    Master Bathroom

  • Upstairs Bathroom

    Upstairs Bathroom

  • Dining Portion of Kitchen

    Dining Portion of Kitchen

  • Downstairs Recreation Room

    Downstairs Recreation Room

  • Downstairs Bedroom

    Downstairs Bedroom

  • Summerwood Cottage

    Summerwood Cottage

  • and - one more rec .room angle

    and - one more rec .room angle

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