Close to Downtown, Short Drive to Beach

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Last updated: 10/06/2016
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

One first floor bedroom, with adjoining full bath. 3 bedrooms upstairs and full bath with balcony overlooking downstairs kitchen and conversation area. A deck in the back with a gas grill and patio dining set is available, a traditional front porch greets visitors. Off-street parking for 4 cars.

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Property Type

  • House
  • 2400 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Concierge


  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:


  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12, Beds for 12

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

    First floor Master bedroom w/ en suite bath...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen, 1 twin/ single, 1 child bed

    Sleeps four; 1 queen, 1 daybed w/ trundle...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 1 double

    1 full-sized bed...moreless

  • Bedroom 4: 2 twin/ single, 1 bunk bed

    Sleeps four; 2 twin beds & 1 set of bunk beds...moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • A wagon is available for walks around the neighborhood, to the beach, or to the Farmer's Market held on Saturdays during the Summer season....moreless


  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television


  • Family


  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Library
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Downtown:

    A quiet residential area 3 blocks from downtown shops and dining options....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Sailing
  • Swimming


  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 10 people


  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine


  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Deck / Patio:

    Front porch w/ 2 rockers, back deck w/ patio table & 4 chairs, plus 2 Adirondack chairs & propane grill ...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill


Write a review 4.9
from 31 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$225 $245
Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun

Additional information about rental rates


  • Refundable Damage Deposit $200

Owner's cancellation policy:

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

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Last updated: 10/06/2016
Check availability
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0.2 Miles
Nearest Barpub
10 Miles
Nearest Train
Bangor Michigan
1 Miles
Nearest Motorway
I 196/US 31 north of I 94
0.2 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
A wide variety of options in downtown S. Haven
1 Miles
Nearest Beach
South Beach near the lighthouse

Car: Necessary

The South Haven area is historic as a maritime center. It still offers boaters a great marina setting with docking just a short walk to downtown. The beach is beautiful with a new children's play area and lovely sunsets. There are a variety of recreational opportunities including nearby golf courses, and summer rentals for water sports. The Kal Haven linear State Park is a hiking and biking trail starting from the beach area and proceeding into rural SW Michigan. As a starting point for regional exploring this property is a mile from the highway allowing an interesting visit to the Saugatuck/Douglas and Holland areas.


Owner info

Year Purchased: 2013

About the owner: I grew up in Southeast Michigan near Ann Arbor and went to school at Michigan State. After a number of years away I returned to live in my family home, an 1873 farmhouse where my great grandfather cleared the land. I have enjoyed the updates and remodeling that comes with the vintage of the house, but mostly appreciate the park-like setting in the area.

Why the Owner Chose South Haven, MI, USA:
I have enjoyed many trips to the Lake Michigan beaches and enjoyed the serenity of the water, dunes and breezes. The ability to observe the sunsets over the water with feet in the sand and to hear waves come ashore is an especially relaxing moment. To do so in an area which is notable for blueberries and close to other great shore communities a short drive away was particularly appealing to me. I hope you will come to appreciate this environment, as well! There are seasonal events and activities to enjoy from festivals for film and blueberry lovers, as well as year-round benefits of hiking and biking.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
The proximity to the beach and lighthouse was an attraction to the area, and this house offered a great open floor-plan which will allow people to stay engaged and appreciate time together. A bicycle store is around the corner if you wish to rent bikes for a trip around town or down the Kal Haven trail. There are unique shops in South Haven and a short drive takes you to the Saugatuck community for even more shopping with a creative, artistic emphasis.

Contact us

Speaks: english



  • Welcome to South Haven, your vacation home is 3 minutes away.

    Welcome to South Haven, your vacation home is 3 minutes away.

VRBO #471626

This listing was first published here in 2013.

Date last modified - Friday, October 21, 2016

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Close To Downtown, Short Drive To Beach

South Haven, MI, USA #471626

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