About the property
- Half Baths0
- Minimum Stay2 - 7 nights
Spacious 6 Bedroom cottage + Sleeping sun room, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 14-15)
6 BR private cottage, on wooded and secluded 1.5 acres in Union Pier, Michigan, just 90 minutes from Chicago in the heart of Harbor Country. Breezy Lane cottage is across from a private wide sandy beach on the shore of lake Michigan, privately accessed for the use of Breezy Lane cottage residents and their guests. The cottage has central air conditioning and features a large light-filled great room, with beautiful views, modern kitchen including dishwasher, washer/dryer, six bedrooms, each with private views overlooking the lawn and woods. The cottage has a deck, a sun room, and screened gazebo. There is plenty of outside furniture, with outside dining tables, and a gas barbeque. The lawn and yard are large enough for multiple activities occurring at the same time, group games in one area, play set in another, dining and private outside lounging in yet another, all on beautiful private grounds. Swim, sun and walk for miles on the sugar sand beach, rinse off in the outside shower, enjoy evening bonfires and stargazing. Includes TV, cable, and wireless. Breezy Lane cottage is perfect for groups of friends or family, plenty of space to spend time together or privately for reading, sun bathing, or other peaceful pleasures.
Located in the heart of Harbor Country, Breezy Lane cottage is just minutes from local restaurants, or visit nearby butcher ships, bakeries, farm stands, and farmers' markets --to create your own feast. Check out the local brews at Greenbush Brewery in Sawyer or local whiskey at the Journeymen in Three Oaks. Hunt for treasures at Harbor Country antique shops, rent bikes, kayaks, canoes for the lake or nearby rivers, enjoy movies or acclaimed local theater in Three Oaks. Or just relax in the yard or on the beach. There's always many ways to enjoy your vacation at Breezy Lane Cottage.
We rent Friday to Friday during the summer months.
Keywords: cottage, cabin, private beach and lake access, group and family
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- Response time:
- within one hour
- Calendar last updated:
- May 22, 2018
About Peg Dublin
Three generations of us have enjoyed using this great vacation property for over 30 years.
Peg Dublin purchased this Cottage in 1980
Why Peg Dublin chose Chikaming Township
Its location is perfect, easily accessible from Chicago, as well as other Michigan and Indiana towns and cities. We have private access to one of Lake Michigan's most beautiful sand beaches and the surrounding area provides opportunities for any interest, active, cultural, nature. Its six bedrooms allows all generations to enjoy it together.
What makes this Cottage unique
private beach access, large yard and lawn for multiple activities, six bedrooms, room enough for large groups and gatherings, beautiful views, privacy.
Local Services & Businesses
Sports & Adventure Activities
Check-in: 4:00 PM
Check-out: 11:00 AM
100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date. 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date. You must contact the owner directly to request cancellation.
Although the weather wasn't that great over our weekend, the cottage was cozy, quiet and just a quick walk to the beach. Lots of space for sleeping if you've got a larger group.
Secluded property with beach access
The secluded property offers great privacy being outside grilling or by the fire. The beach is only a short walk across the street and down some stairs. Easy check in and check out with good communication from owner. Would definitely recommend.
Luke was a great guest. He was a great communicator, flexible, left our home very clean and tidy, and was a pleasure to host. We hope he and his party will come back soon.
Great Beach Getaway
We stayed at Breezy Lane and it was great for our needs. The living space was large and perfect for hanging out, and the bedrooms were a great place to lay down your head and rest each night - don't expect the Hyatt, but in my opinion exactly what you're looking for in a beach cottage. It had a fantastic yard, with multiple sitting areas, and a great swingset.
For us, probably the most important feature was the ease of the beach access. If you've never stayed on a beach in Michigan...there will be stairs almost everywhere you look, even beachfront properties. What breezy lane offers is a private beach access and low traffic, but at the price of not being "on the beach." There is a private easement across the street that takes you to the private beach. Given miscommunication in the past about ease of beach access, this may sound too detailed, but it's what I wish every MI beach review provided....this is the step count (adult) from the front door to the private beach:
~130 flat steps from the front door to the gate of the easement
~130 more flat steps through a little pathway - very flat, and pretty well maintained, but not paved or boardwalked
69 stairs (looks like more than it is....some places in MI are more like 120-150)
~15 steps on a boardwalk
~80 steps down the sand dune
All in all, this is incredibly easy access, and is close enough you can run back up if you forget something, run out of beverages, or need to take a kid up for a nap without everyone leaving. Lastly, the provided beach chairs and umbrellas are stored ON THE BEACH, so you don't have to schlep everything down the stairs. Cooler, beach toys for the kids, some sunscreen and snacks and you are good to go!!!
The house was huge, clean, and completely awesome! There were 7 adults and 7 kids (1-11yo) and the property ground was great for play! The private beach access was PERFECT (a lot of stairs) and so beautiful. We'll be back!
Thanks for this great review! We hope to see you again and again!
Beautiful, large home with all the amenities.
We housed the bridal party here for a wedding nearby. They all loved the open floor plan in the common area for gathering together. The yard is large and accommodated many of their friends. The Lake Michigan beach is lovely. Everyone had a terrific time.
Charming cottage with secluded backyard and access to private beach
The Breezy Lane cottage is an ideal place to unwind. It has a large secluded backyard for relaxing and access to a beautiful private beach just across the street. The cottage is near shops, restaurants, and art galleries.
Enjoy Breezy Lane in the 'Heart of Harbor Country'. Go across the street to a private beach and swim in the pristine waters of Lake Michigan. Or enjoy the immense tree lined back yard by reading a book or playing baseball. Want a change- go to art galleries, antique stores, wineries, rivers with canoes, or an incredible bike ride in the countryside of Michigan. Or maybe it's a day for shopping at the mall, eating at one of many incredible restaurants, checking out a jazz concert, a play or whatever you heart desires. Breezy Lane has it all!!! Golf: There are nearby golf courses including access to a public course
Rates & Availability
Additional information about rental rates
In the summer, we have a weekly minimum and rent Fridays to Fridays. For off season availability and rates, contact the owner directly.