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Classic 1927 Shore Log Home. Sleeps 8. Enjoy water views from 7 of 9 rooms!

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Offering 3 spacious bedrooms, 2 full baths and loft sitting/sleeping room for 2

Enjoy a distinctive, built-to-last, 1927 Log vacation home.

Your home comfortably sleeps 8 people.

Offering 3 spacious bedrooms, 2 full bathrooms and a loft sitting room / sleeping area for 2. Two bedrooms have queen size Beds and the third bedroom and sleeping loft; each have two twin beds

Windsong also features an eat-in kitchen and dining room, as well as a spacious great room with cathedral ceiling and stone fireplace. With water views from most rooms, your home creates the perfect environment to enjoy the natural beauty of the woods, water, sunsets and stars

Location. Location. Location.

Windsong is located at the north end of Sister Bay, 1 mile off Highway 42 on desirable Beach Road. Beach Road is a favorite for leisurely morning walks and for those who love to jog, bike and bird-watch.

Nestled among towering cedar trees, on 100 feet of prime Green Bay shorefront, Windsong is ideal for those who love to swim, boat, and enjoy spectacular sunsets over seemingly endless water! You’ll sleep great listening to the gentle splash of waves on the shore. Your home is near the base of a bluff and only140’ from the water, providing interesting views in front and behind your home.

And if you enjoy walking or biking you are only 2.5 miles from downtown Sister Bay. Plus, your home’s convenient location minimizes travel times to recreation, shopping, dining, the sights of Door County, as well as the many other small towns

Windsong can accommodate a family of eight, two families of four, or for 2 – 3 couples who vacation together

Your home’s design enables flexible living / sleeping arrangements for children and adults, or early risers and late nighters. This flexibility is because of the sound deadening effectiveness of the foyer, conveniently placed exterior doors, and stairways at both ends of Windsong.

A 6’ x 20’ foyer nicely separates Windsong into a north wing and south wing…

In the south wing of your home there is the first floor master bedroom, the great room, and a stairway to a second floor bedroom, as well as access, for all rooms, to the first floor bathroom which is off of the foyer.

In the north wing there is the kitchen, dining room, pantry, and a stairway to a second floor bedroom, sitting room / sleeping loft, and a shared second floor bathroom. The second floor bathroom is accessed through the bedroom. Again, all rooms can use the first floor bathroom which is accessed from the foyer.

Here is why we have enjoyed the flexible layout: when we have two families, for example, the adults stay in the south wing and the children stay in the north wing. When grandparents visit, our family sleeps in the south wing and the grandparents stay in the north wing.

Windsong is part of the Northern Lights Property

The Northern Lights Property is 100’ wide by 800+ feet long and faces west; it begins on Beach Road and goes all the way to the water. Northern Lights consists of three vacation residences. Beginning at Beach Road, and “only 20 feet” from Beach Road, is the Carefree Guest Studio. The Guest Studio is where the owners will vacation for the next few years.

Midway down the bluff the lot levels off somewhat for about 100 feet; then the lot drops down to the rear of Windsong, where it levels again – then gradually slopes about 140’ feet to the shore. “Right” at the water, on the northwest property line, is our one bedroom Summer Joy Beach Cottage (vrbo listing 482130). Windsong is about 125 feet away from the corner of Summer Joy. You’ll see in the pictures that Windsong is about 6 feet higher than Summer Joy.

Inspiration for the name Northern Lights was the result of viewing the aurora borealis from our dock in the 1990’s. We have owned Northern Lights since 1988, renting Summer Joy for the first time in 2013 and Windsong for the first time in 2014. Eventually the Carefree Guest Studio will be available to rent during all seasons.

More Details

Owner
Alan Frisoni
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
July 22, 2017

Amenities

Sister Bay House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • Use designated FIRE PIT. Fires must be fully extinguished with water. No fireworks or burning materials on or near docks. QUIET HOURS: 10PM - 7AM.
Location Type:
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Family
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , Remodeled 2 years ago; skylight/water view
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower , remodeled 4 years ago; ceramic tile floor
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , Master; large closet; good storage; water view
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , large room; above master; good storage; room for inflatable
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single , water view; attached bath;above dining; room for inflatable
    Bedroom 4 - 2 twin/ single , sitting room/sleaeping area; water view; day bed w/trundle
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Water Sports Gear
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

4.5/5 -
(2 traveler reviews)

Classic 1927 Shore Log Home. Sleeps 8. Enjoy water views from 7 of 9 rooms!
average rating of 4.5 based on 2 reviews
5

Awesome property, great for multi generation visit.

  • 5 of 5

Very family friendly, the owners were great. Had gear and toys for kids. It was nice to have towels and linens provided. Lovely water views and a great yard area. My kids loved the little sandy beach area. Would stay again in a heartbeat!

  • Submitted: Jul 9, 2014
  • Stayed: Jun 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Teens

  • 4 of 5

My family and my cousin's family just got back yesterday from staying at Windsong. There were 10 of us. We had a great time! We had everything we needed & Alan and Jean are extremely nice people! I would definitely recommend Windsong-it's a great place to stay! Loved being right on the water!

  • Submitted: Jun 22, 2014
  • Stayed: Jun 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
90 Miles
Ephraim 7m (small); Sturgeon Bay 40m; Green Bay
Nearest Golf
3 Miles
Sister Bay
Nearest Train
90 Miles
Green Bay
Nearest Motorway
1.1 Miles
Highway 42
Nearest Restaurant
1.1 Miles
Door County Ice Cream Factory
Nearest Beach
3 Miles
Sister Bay 2.5mi; Ellison Bay 3mi; Ephraim 5mi
Car: necessary

Door County Maritime Museums are located in both Gills Rock and Sturgeon Bay. You will also find the Door County Historical Museum in Sturgeon Bay. There are two miniature golf courses in Sister Bay, one in Ephraim and one south of Egg Harbor. Sister Bay also has batting cages and go-cart track plus arcade.

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Rates & Availability

Sister Bay House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Summer (6 guests)
Jun 17 2017 - Aug 19 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$2,800
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest
 
Late Summer (6 guests)
Aug 20 2017 - Sep 1 2017
3 night minimum stay
$320
From
$420
Fri,Sat
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest
 
Fall (6 guests)
Sep 5 2017 - Oct 30 2017
3 night minimum stay
$320
From
$420
Fri,Sat
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning and laundry $125
Tax Rate 11.0%

Weekly rentals are Saturday to Saturday during Jul and Aug

Please contact the owner directly if you are a past Windsong Guest

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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