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Sabina's Sandcastle. Free 4th Night for Every 3 Paid Nights.

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Last updated: 04/24/2017
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  • Minimum stay:2-3 nights
  • Sleeps:10
  • Bedrooms:4
  • Bathrooms:2
  • Property type:House
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

About the Property

Walk To Park, Beach, Harbor And Town. Room To Relax And Gather

Welcome Home !!

2016-2017 Plan ahead - BOOK NOW.
$500 w/ signed contract - confirms dates. 50% due 1/1/17. 50% due 45 before check-in.
Labor Day to Memorial Day. Book 3 nights = 4th night FREE
5/30/17 - 6/2/17 3 nights $1,000 special.
6/2/17 - 6/16/17 fri- fri turnover. Weekly bookings preferred $2,800 per week
6/16/17 - 8/18/17 " " $4,200 per week
8/18/17 - 9/1/17 " " $2,800 per week
9/5/17 thru 12/31 $300/night - Book 3 nights = 4th night FREE

Do you need more space to relax instead of stepping over your loved ones? Enjoy your time together. This spacious comfortable home with two family rooms - is a natural gathering place for friends and family. Cozy and comfortable - newly furnished ... make this your second home .. year after year.

ROOM to play -inside and out
* 2 family rooms
* large backyard
* large sideyard
* seperate fire pit area
* 2 decks
* front porch

Nestled in a wonderful south side neighborhood, 2 blocks to the beach and Kids Corner and a short walk downtown. Spend days and evenings enjoying a morning cup of coffee, or in a rocking chair on the front porch watching kids climb the parkway tree. Catch a nap or a book in the hammock, or grab a smore at the fiepit. Stroll down to the beach for a morning walk, or enjoy an ice cream cone for sunset at the beach park.

Come and see all that South Haven and Sabina's Sandcastle has to offer!


•Newly furnished throughout.
•Full kitchen with service for 12+
•All new Microwave, range, fridge, dishwasher, Kuerig coffee pot, blender, mixer, spices, crock-pot, toaster, frontload washer and dryer
•Bed linens, pillows, bath towels .
•1st Floor - Kitchen, dining room, family room, walk-in pantry, office/4th bedroom - sofa / Q pull outbed w/pillowtop, laundry washer and dryer, full bath, foyer
•2nd Floor - Family room-futon , shower - , reading nook, bedroom Q, bedroom Q, bedroom bunkbed full/full
•Childrens movies / toys / books. Play-pen, booster seat, baby monitor, kids plates, spoons, cups, bath towels, changing pad
•Hair dryers, ironing board and iron
•Central air, ceiling fans in all rooms
•Wi-fi. Ipod - docking station.
•1st flr Flat screen & dvd , 2nd flr tv / vhs / dvd
•Board games, books, cards, puzzles
•Front porch - sitting area - rocking chair
•Large side and backyard - landscaped. Hammock. Yard games
•Sand - beach toys, beach chair &
•Deck with sitting area, table w/umbrella, kids table
•Fire pit with seating
•Charcoal grill.
•Enough items provided to get you started ... sponges, hand soap, tissues, dish soap, dishwasher soap, laundry soap, paper goods - tp, papertowels, napkins, plastic wrap, foil.
•Walk-in Pantry with spices and some staples. & a FRESH HERB Garden :)
•AMPLE parking in the driveway and street parking.

Reviews of recent guests:

'We appreciate all of the work you have done to make your home so special and beautiful. Everything was thought out well.' - Ann Arbor

'Just relax and enjoy. The house was ideally suited for our needs to spend time with our children and grandchildren. The backyard and firepit were the focus of countless memories. OUTSTANDING!. We hope that we can return. We loved the homey decor, all the serving bowls. It had everything we needed in the kitchen! Very kid friendly - thank you.' - Naperville

'What a great place to relax and have fun with visiting family from England. The house was beautiful and clean. We appreciated the comfortable and tasteful decor - everything was at hand, you have thought of everyone's needs. Delightful! We have really enjoyed your home from home and will have to recommend it to friends and family. Love the location - we were blessed to be here for the week. ' Yorkshire, England

'Your house is beautiful. We LOVE your house. The beds are comfy, we love the beach, and making smores. You have an AWESOME place.' Chicago, IL

'We loved your house! It was the best part of South Haven. We loved the decorating, the cute front porch and how warm and cozy it makes you feel... and it doesn't hurt to be two blocks from the beach!! Woohoo!!' - Lombard, Il

'Thank you for making your home so welcoming and family friendly. We loved the fabulous yard and firepit, the hammock and inviting atmosphere. We truly enjoyed our week here, even with 4 kids under age 3! Thank you.' Indianapolis, IN

'Your home has such a good feeling about it. It is so comfortable and inviting. We loved the decor, the ambiance, the many places to gather, the unique furnishings and decorative pieces. You have graciously supplied our every need with the Best of the Best! This has been such a wonderful weekend of 'sisters'. Thank you for giving us such an awesome place to stay. -Washington, Boston, Michigan, Livonia, Taylor, Rochester Hills

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Member since: 2014

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 24 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 04/24/2017

Property Type

  • House
  • 2400 sq. ft.

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 10
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    Open for discussion.. typically not to singles under 30 .. ...moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 10

  • Bedroom 1 - 2nd floor: 1 queen

    Reading nook attached...moreless

  • Bedroom 2 -2nd floor: 1 queen


  • Bedroom 4: 1 sleep sofa /futon

    Futon - second floor...moreless

  • Bedroom 5 -1st floor: 1 sleep sofa /futon

    Q sleeper sofa with pillowtop ...moreless

  • Bedroom 3 -2nd Floor: 1 bunk bed

    full / full -- with add'l blow-up mattress...moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1 -1st floor: toilet, combination tub/shower


  • Bathroom 2 -2nd floor: toilet, shower

    2 sinks ...moreless


  • Games:

    Board games / and yard games for various ages ...moreless

  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo:

    Docking station for ipod...moreless

  • Television:

    Hi-def 1st floor / DVD player. 2nd floor - tv with VHS and DVD...moreless

  • Toys


  • Away From It All


  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Marina
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Boating
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Horseback Riding
  • Miniature Golf
  • Paddle Boating
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sledding
  • Walking

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Ice Skating
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Pier Fishing
  • Sailing
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing


  • Dining:

    Kitchen counter seats 3. Outdoor dining - seats 8 + kids table....moreless

  • Dining Room
  • Seating for 8 people


  • Air Conditioning:

    CENTRAL air...moreless

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet:


  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room:

    TWO living rooms. 1 upstairs, 1 downstairs...moreless

  • Parking:

    Ample street and driveway parking...moreless

  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided:

    YOU bring your own beach towels...moreless

  • Washing Machine


  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Service for 12+...moreless

  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen:

    Counter - seating for 3. All new appliances...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items:

    Walk in with platters and storage. Staples supplied - good will pantry -- you replace with similar item whateve you empty. Fresh herb garden outside...moreless

  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Deck / Patio:

    Deck and patio with table for 8 & umbrella. Kids table for 5. Sitting area for 4...moreless



Write a review 4.9
from 15 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Book 3 nights - Get 4th FREE
Sep 5 - May 26, 2017
2 night min stay

Rates are based on 6 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

Early Summer 2017
Jun 2 - Jun 16, 2017
3 night min stay
Peak Summer 2017
Jun 17 - Aug 18, 2017
3 night min stay
Late Summer 2017
Aug 19 - Sep 1, 2017
3 night min stay
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay

Rates are based on 4 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Fees and Rental Conditions:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
  • Property Damage Protection $79
  • cleaning less than week $125
  • Taxes Not included



We are a no-smoking, no pet home. Our place has many gathering areas - is a leisurely walk to the park, harbor and downtown area. We look for a good fit for our place with guests that will enjoy it and use it GENLTY - as do we - and be considerate of our neighbors. We do not rent to "parties" ie bachelor, bachelorette, frat etc.

Owner's cancellation policy:

Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.

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Last updated: 04/24/2017
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11 Miles
Nearest Train
Amtrak to Bangor from Chicago

Car: Not Necessary

Our home is in South Beach.. kid and family friendly. 2 minute walk to the playground and beach. 5 minute walk to to town, dining and shopping and church.. Park the car and don't get back in until its time to go home.


Owner info

Year Purchased: 2008

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Our home has ALL of the pluses for a great stay. It sits on 1 1/2 city lots so there is extra room to gather and play. A good sized home AND outdoor living space within 5-10 minutes WALKING distance to a kids playground, beach and town. - 2,400 sq foot home - Front porch AND - Yard Deck AND - Back and Side Yard AND - Firepit AND - Herb / tomato garden - 2 blocks to playground / beach - 4 blocks to town

Contact us

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 24 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 04/24/2017

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Guestbook comments from the owner

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  • Front of home and porch

    Front of home and porch

  • Yard art

    Yard art

  • Front Porch

    Front Porch

  • Kitchen - new stainless steal appliances

    Kitchen - new stainless steal appliances

  • 1st Floor bathrm. Tub/shower

    1st Floor bathrm. Tub/shower

  • 1st Flr. living -dining room

    1st Flr. living -dining room

  • 1st floor. Office -
pullout Q sofa

    1st floor. Office - pullout Q sofa

  • 2nd Floor bedroom 1)  Q

    2nd Floor bedroom 1) Q

  • 2nd Floor bdrm 2) Q

    2nd Floor bdrm 2) Q

  • Back yard deck. Sitting area and table

    Back yard deck. Sitting area and table

  • Sabina -- flower for daddy

    Sabina -- flower for daddy

  • South beach Light house.. view @ end of street - 2 blocks down

    South beach Light house.. view @ end of street - 2 blocks down

  • Backyard fire pit

    Backyard fire pit

  • Front door and front porch

    Front door and front porch

  • Kitchen / barstools island

    Kitchen / barstools island

  • Walk-in pantry

    Walk-in pantry

  • Dining Room

    Dining Room

  • 1st Flr living rm with
flat screen tv

    1st Flr living rm with flat screen tv

  • 2nd floor living room
tv - vcr -dvd

    2nd floor living room tv - vcr -dvd

  • 2nd Floor reading nook off of bedroom 1 master.

    2nd Floor reading nook off of bedroom 1 master.

  • 2nd floor. bathroom 
2 sink vanity. 1 shower

    2nd floor. bathroom 2 sink vanity. 1 shower

  • Deck and backyard / hammock

    Deck and backyard / hammock

  • Kids Corner - Park

    Kids Corner - Park

VRBO #578729

This listing was first published here in 2014.

Date last modified - Monday, April 24, 2017

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