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Casa De Lago a Lake Michigan Beach House with privately owned beach.

Sleeps10
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

A professionally decorated Union Pier Lake Michigan Beach House

Restored Art Deco Era Beach House, featuring refinished hardwood floors, wood burning fireplace, a private large sandy Beach (property owns beach) on Lake Michigan , a custom lakeside outdoor kitchen with two dining tables, grill, pot warmer, wet bar and wine captain. Relax in the private hot tub with privacy or enjoy the Custom Gazebo on the Beach, furnished including a love seat sofa sleeper, perfect for napping young children if you choose to be on the beach. Professionally decorated in quality coastal chic furnishings. New in 2016 a Sonos music entertainment system with surround sound inside and out plus two plasma televisions with Blue Ray.

More Details

Property Manager
Christopher Miles
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
80%
Calendar last updated:
July 20, 2017

About Christopher Miles

Sand Castles-Rent The Unique.

We offer upscale Beach House Vacation Rentals.

Why Christopher Miles chose Chikaming Township

Located in Old Union Pier, you can walk to Shops and Restaurants

see its Web Site with this link.

What makes this cottage unique

Has a Gazebo on the Beach, the property owns its Beach to the waters edge, you are able to do Bonfires on the Beach, custom Lake Side Outdoor Kitchen, a large upscale Hot Tub/ Jacuzzi, Two Suites and Two Guest Rooms. Interior was professionally decorated in 2016 with quality coastal furniture and accents. Property has Sonos music entertainment with surround sound speakers.

Amenities

Gordon Beach Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Beachfront ...
  • Lake View ...
  • Lakefront ...
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront ...
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace ...
Kitchen:
  • Catering Available ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Shared Kitchen ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 4 - outdoor shower
  • 3
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 bunk bed
    Bedroom 4 - 1 queen
    Detached Unit - 1 sleep sofa /futon
  • Queen size Beds (2) Master Main Level and Lower Guest Suite, Child Beds (1) Lower Level, Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) In Gazebo, Bunk Beds (1) Main Level
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • VCR
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Gazebo ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • skiing
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
This property owns its Beach, renters are able to have Bon Fires on Beach

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(6 traveler reviews)

Casa De Lago a Lake Michigan Beach House with privately owned beach.
average rating of 5.0 based on 6 reviews
United States
5

Amazing Vacation!

  • 5 of 5

We spent a week in this villa and everything that is mentioned and seen in the pictures and information is true! The views and sunsets are breathtaking.

It was the best of both worlds for a family with kids. Our kids can be running on the beach while we are relaxing. Sitting in the gazebo watching the waves, running down the beach with the kids, or quietly reading a book in the living room surrounded by windows with lake views.

There are many activities around the Union Pier area as well as local wineries, dunes, skiing, etc. The outdoor kitchen makes it easy to cook for the family. The hot tub provides a break from the busy day and beckons a glass of wine and view of the stars.

I would recommend this villa for couples or families, it will suit anyone whether it is the large extended families or couple seeking a quiet retreat!

We will definitely return!

  • Submitted: Jun 9, 2013
  • Stayed: Apr 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Naperville, IL
5

Casa de Lago - Perfect!

  • 5 of 5

Casa de Lago was perfect for us! Two families with 5 kids total. More than enough room. Kids loved the basement as play area, set up the Wii down there. Bunk beds worked great too. Spent some good times in the hot tub too. Private beach was perfect, right next to public access but no issues at all once private sign was put up. Perfect weather. A lot of sand toys with the home, plenty of towels too. Chris, our concierge, was very attentive and helped us with anything we needed. We hope to come back next year!!

  • Submitted: Jul 24, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Barrington, IL
5

Perfect family vacation!

  • 5 of 5

We had a perfect time at this lovely home for a week in July. The beach is gorgeous! The lake views from the deck, and the sunsets every night, are breathtaking. We had two families, for a total of 4 adults and 3 kids. The house was exactly the right size (you could fit another couple in the third "adult-size" bedroom, or put a kid or two in there, but personally I wouldn't do more than that). The house is very well-equipped with everything you need, and it exudes charm with its curved doors from the 1920s. The kitchen and baths are fully updated and attractive as well as quite functional. The hot tub is very clean (they came while we were there to check chlorine etc) and was fun at the end of the day. Owner has kindly allowed use of beach umbrellas and rafts, etc. Only suggestion I have is to bring beach towels. Otherwise, this vacation was probably the most perfect we have ever taken. Thanks to Chris, our outstanding concierge, for attending to every little detail! Among other things, he arranged for paddle board delivery, which I highly recommend (we had ages 5 to 54 in our group, and every single one of us used the paddleboards). Exceptional service and a magnificent location on a private beach make this rental well worth the cost, especially if shared between two families.

  • Submitted: Jul 28, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Berkeley, CA
5

Great weekend getaway again!

  • 5 of 5

This is the second year we stayed and again had a wonderful experience. The whole process is very easy and the owners are very responsive. The house is beautiful and perfect for groups or an extended family.

  • Submitted: May 28, 2015
  • Stayed: May 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Wonderful Weekend Stay

  • 5 of 5

We live in Chicago and did a weekend getaway with a group of friends for my birthday. The house is gorgeous!! The bedrooms were so comfortable and there were plenty of blankets, pillows, towels/beach towels in the closet. The private beach was lovely and there were even beach toys for our use. The sunset from the deck is unbelievable! We had a wonderful time grilling and eating on the deck while watching the sunset. The Jacuzzi is a nice size as well and can fit around 8 people. We hope to be back next summer!

  • Submitted: May 28, 2014
  • Stayed: May 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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Aurora illinois
5

Spectacular All Inclusive Summer Getaway

  • 5 of 5

My family and I have stayed at Casa De Lago many times. I think it is the best getaway spot in Harbor Country. You might not have to leave the property the entire time you are there. With the Hot tub, outdoor kitchen, beach and beach house, you can easily fill your day. The owners have updated the entire house and managed to leave most every origional detail, and the true character in the house. The Arched doorways and windows are truly beautiful! My favorite time is opening a bottle of local wine, cooking a great dinner on the deck and waiting for the most beautiful sunset in the state of Michigan! I would reccomend this property to anyone! The only negative I have is it is a house for about 8 people, not large groups. It is not a property for a family reunion. The pictures say it all on this property! Happy Summer

  • Submitted: Jun 8, 2013
  • Stayed: May 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Nearest Golf
1 Miles
Nearest Train
2 Miles
New Buffalo
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Nearest Ski
10 Miles

Located in Vintage Union Pier, walking distance to Shops and Restaurants.

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Rates & Availability

Gordon Beach Cottage Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Prime Season 2017
Jun 24 2017 - Aug 19 2017
7 night minimum stay
$8,500
 
 
Late August
Aug 20 2017 - Aug 31 2017
5 night minimum stay
$1,200
 
 
Off Season
Sep 1 2017 - May 31 2018
3 night minimum stay
$800
 
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
$8,500
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $2,000
cleaning $350
Pet Fee $250
Tax Rate 8.0%

Off Season Monday to Friday 20% Off

Manager's Cancellation Policy

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