From the moment you arrive, you'll know that this is going to be a dream vacation come true, with easy-access to 2500 feet of prime Lake Michigan association beachfront directly across the street from your doorstep, and downtown Grand Haven is just a 5 minute drive.
ALL Decked Out with 6 exterior decks....EVERY room in this dune-side house has its’ own deck with panoramic beautiful views of Lake Michigan to the west or scenic views of the wooded dunes to the east.
Our contemporary 3+bedroom 2-bath casual style home features 2000 square feet of easy-living, with central-air conditioning for those hot summer nights, and offers incredible indoor & outdoor amenities to create a sophisticated retreat for your Lake Michigan vacation….all with easy access right outside your door. Discover Lake Michigan access just steps from your front door and wooded splendor and wildlife at your back door. The maximum number of guests is limited to 8 persons.
Spend long leisurely summer days enjoying the HUGE 2500 feet of association ‘members-only’ Prime Lake Michigan Beachfront....the most beautiful stretch of sugary sand beach that Michigan has to offer, with access directly across the street; AND neighboring 500 Acres of Scenic Woods on the highly desirable North Shore of Grand Haven, known as the 'Million-Dollar Mile'….in fact, Travel + Leisure magazine named the Grand Haven Lake Michigan area alongside other GLOBAL destinations as one of the best kept secrets in the WORLD...And Grand Haven is officially home to 2017’s Happiest Seaside Town in America.
Grand Haven is the first community in the Midwest and Great Lakes area to win the designation by Coastal Living.
And Lonely Planet’s (the world's largest publisher of travel guides) Best in Travel 2014 Guide rates Lake Michigan’s Gold Coast as its' #1 U.S. Travel Destination for this summer, describing it as 'perhaps the USA’s most unexpected beach getaway, with shores that rival Hawaii’s and Southern California’s.'
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If you enjoy cooking you’re going to love our gourmet kitchen, especially the solid surface island cook-top, along with granite countertops and high-end appliances! We supply all cookware, dishes and utensils. You supply the groceries and your favorite recipes!
Dining / Living
The open floor plan combines a comfortable dining area / living area featuring a peninsula fireplace, 55” big- screen HDTV….and additional snack-bar seating provides added room for family and friends to enjoy meals and good times together. You'll also find the dining table the ideal size for a round of cards, or add up to 2 leafs for seating up to 8. And on those perfect summer days and evenings, move the food & fun outside to the expansive 28’ x 10’ main floor deck with views of Lake Michigan, featuring a huge combination Hybrid Infrared/Propane Gas/Charcoal Grill System for the ultimate in family cook-outs.
The upper open loft features a wet bar / coffee bar and built-in mini fridge. For those folks who may have to check-in at work, it offers a desk and internet Wi-Fi, with great views of Lake Michigan to remind you NOT of work! Plus there is a full-size daybed to provide extra sleeping quarters! And no evening is complete without experiencing the Lake Michigan sunset on the upper loft deck, located 35 feet above street level. Make sure to have a nice glass of your favorite beverage in hand to watch the sun go down after another perfect vacation day…
The large private upper level master bedroom features 10-foot high ceilings, making a lovely retreat for quiet time after a fun day at the beach. Sit back and watch TV, or indulge in a nap as you unwind on your king-sized bed, featuring resort-quality 1000 thread count sheets. In the morning, retreat to your private deck to enjoy a sunrise, read a book or just enjoy a great cup of coffee amid the abundance of nature surrounding you in the heavily wooded tree-top setting. Nestled in privacy you can enjoy everything nature has to offer….eagles, hummingbirds, deer, rabbits, squirrels and even foxes are common visitors.
Dual vanities and a bright sunny glass block window define the private master bath along with a large walk-in shower featuring dual-benches, each with WaterPic overhead ‘rain’ shower heads….ahh, RELAX!
Bedrooms 2 & 3
Guests will sleep soundly in the main floor 2nd and 3rd bedrooms, each featuring a comfy queen-size bed with resort-quality 1000 thread count sheets.
Bathroom #2 has a Jacuzzi tub for luxurious baths and combination shower featuring a WaterPic overhead ‘rain’ shower head
Convenient main-floor Full-Size Laundry Room
Active families love the fact that they can pack light and still enjoy fresh beach duds every day!
And when the kids or ‘kids at heart’ want some game time, check-out the large game room in the lower level, featuring a large-screen TV…all set-up for your favorite game systems. Or go old school and try your hand at a competitive game of Foos-Ball. Want some outside gaming – grab a basketball and shoot some hoops in the back yard court...or if you like tennis or pickle ball, you'll have exclusive members-only access to the 3 brand new courts located right next door at the North Shore Tennis Club.
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Relax and enjoy the commanding unforgettable views and exclusive use of the 15 acre private waterfront association beach, one of the largest of its kind in Michigan, stretching 2500 feet along the beautiful golden soft sandy shores of Lake Michigan; with convenient easy access just 50 feet across the street from your vacation home. Or venture further; you can stroll for miles in either direction along the pristine golden sands of Lake Michigan shoreline.
And if you tire of the beach scene, be our guest-member at the North Shore Tennis Club, located right next door, featuring 3 brand new courts for tennis, pickle ball or basketball.
Or, you can explore the 500 acre North Ottawa Dunes preserve….just a 5 minute walk from your doorstep along the bike path; it is one of the largest wooded dune preserves remaining in the central West Michigan area, featuring 10 miles of scenic groomed wooded hiking paths.
Directly adjacent to North Ottawa Dunes is Coast Guard Park, featuring tons of family fun, including playgrounds, sand volleyball courts, tennis courts, basketball courts, baseball fields and soccer fields….there are barbeque grills also.
And for sure you’ll want to climb the wooden stairway at North Beach Park, just 300 yards from your door step, to the top of the tallest sand dune in the area to enjoy the most AMAZING panoramic views of Lake Michigan.
Be sure to head downtown to historic Grand Haven which is just a 5 minute car or taxi ride away. Grand Haven is a unique resort area and offers an eclectic variety of boutiques, restaurants and night life to meet whatever you are looking for. Take a stroll along the famed Grand Haven Boardwalk, home to the most chartered port on Lake Michigan, offering charter boat services for shipwreck dives, scenic excursions, cruises and tours, and lots of lots of fishing. In the evening, you won’t want to miss Grand Haven’s famous musical fountain; the largest musical fountain in the world puts on an impressive display of lights, music and fountain action.
Bring your bikes too….you’ll have room for up to 6 bikes inside our oversized 2-car garage. Bask in the splendor of nature and explore the Grand Haven area with more than 100 miles of bike paths crisscrossing the region, and you can jump on the bike path right outside your front door and easily reach all of these destinations.
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