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Custom Beachfront home awaits-75 Ft Pvt Beach-Stunning

Sleeps15
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms5
Half Baths1
Space 6,000 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Contemporary 6,000 sq ft home, 5 bedrooms, 6 bathrooms, JUST BUILT in 2016

Master bedroom on main level with private on-suite with soaking tub. Also on the main level a custom kitchen with marble counters and high end appliances such as a Wolf 8-burner cooktop with double ovens, separate oversized refrigerator and freezer, walk in pantry, including a bar area with a Marvel wine chiller and Marvel beverage refrigerator. The main family room is shown off with a gas fireplace and entertainment center. Also on the main level is a laundry room with a front loading washer and dryer and a locker room area for storage. Next to that is a double stall garage. The upper level has two bedrooms (one room with a King bed and one with a queen bed) with another family room with queen sofa sleeper, a walkout deck (perfect for quiet time and reading). Upstairs is a Marvel beverage refrigerator and coffee station. The lower level boasts a custom kitchenette with ice maker, full size Fisher & Paykal refrigerator/freezer , dishwasher drawer and microwave. There is a bunk room downstairs (sleeps six) along with the fifth bedroom with a Queen bed - all with beautiful lakefront views, private sliding doors and patios. An outdoor shower is provided when you come in from the beach. Every bedroom in the house has its own private bathroom, along with a main guest powder room.

NO pets allowed, NO weddings allowed. Minimum age requirement of lease holder is 35 years old. Guests of course can be under 35 years old, just the lease holder must meet the age requirement. Thanks.

Saturday to Saturday rental in June, July and August

More Details

Owner
Brenda Raphaelian
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
August 11, 2017

About Brenda Raphaelian

This is the second rental home for us on beautiful North Shore Drive...Also known as 'The Million Dollar Mile' - this custom home has been our pride and joy, and we have spared no expense. We live in this area and just love Grand Haven!

Brenda Raphaelian purchased this house in 2015

Why Brenda Raphaelian chose West Central

Location...Location...Location - Private 75 feet of beachfront on the BEST street in all of Grand Haven. There is a natural dune preserve directly across the street (great for hiking and spotting animials that live there). There are no steps or cliff to climb to access the beach, its a straight path down to the water, great for anyone of any age to access.

What makes this house unique

Our new custom home has lots of outdoor decks (different levels, private decks off the four bedrooms facing the lakefront) and ground level patio area. There is an amazing outdoor fireplace on the main floor deck, and at night with the lake view and sunsets, amazing!

Amenities

Spring Lake House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 6000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 15
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed ...
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Beachfront ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Garage ...
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 5 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower , master bedroom main floor
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower , on-suite bathroom
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , combination tub/shower , on-suite bathroom
    Bathroom 5 - toilet , combination tub/shower , on-suite bathroom
    Bathroom 6 - toilet , Main floor powder room
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , En-suite bathroom
  • Six bathrooms, five on-suites and one powder room on main floor.
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 15
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , Master main floor, on-suite bathroom w/ soaking tub & shower
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , Upper level with private on-suite bathroom
    Bedroom 4 - 1 queen , lower level w/ private on suite-bath, patio overlooking lake
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king , Upper level with private bath, private balcony on water
    Bedroom 5 - 3 bunk bed , lower level with on-suite bath and walk out patio, lake view
  • All bedrooms come fully furnished with luxurious sheets, down bedding and pillows. Of the five bedrooms, four have Lake Michigan views. The four lakeside bedrooms all have balconies and/or a patio. The family room upstairs has a queen sofa sleeper as well.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair accessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • racquetball
  • rafting
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • skiing
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(6 traveler reviews)

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average rating of 5.0 based on 6 reviews
5

Best house ever

  • 5 of 5

I cannot say enough great things about the house. Brenda has thought of everything. A contemporary designed house that has everything you would want in a beach rental - perfect view of lake michigan, outdoor fireplace on the deck, boardgames, control 4 sound system, huge dining area inside and outside, bunk beds for kids, etc. I could go on and on...

Highly recommend to anyone looking for a luxurious beach rental. And Brenda was a pleasure to work with. Thanks again. Hope to make it back there sometime in the future.

  • Submitted: Jul 10, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you and I hope to have you back in your future travels.
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5

Exceeded Expectations

  • 5 of 5

Celebrating milestone birthday with family. Brenda truly has a house that wants for nothing. Upon arrival we noticed the home was meticulously clean, everything was organized and welcoming.

5 of our grandchildren ages 6-11 loved the bunk beds and having the lower level to themselves. Our 8 month old had a pack and play/high chair etc. provided by the house. We had as many as 8 adults at one time and the fold out bed on the second level came in handy. Everyone was comfortable as there is ample room here.

This is truly a luxury rental with great, well stocked kitchen, multiple decks where you can have some privacy, iPad controlled sound, etc. The beach is easily accessible and is a relatively short, flat walk from the house. The kids loved swimming and playing there.

Located close to park and hiking which we took advantage of. Make sure to get to the Grand Haven Farmer's Market on Thursday.

Brenda was readily accessible to answer questions. This was a memorable experience and the home made it great. Highly recommend!

  • Submitted: Jul 27, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much!
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Grand Rapids, Michigan
5

Larry

  • 5 of 5

My Family(My wife and I-5 Adult children, 3 spouses, and 6 Grandchildren) all had a wonderful time and couldn't say enough about what a great place we had found. Being from Grand Rapids we had a lot of friends and family out and never felt the least bit crowded. Brenda has done a great job of making sure everything you could possibly want is there. She also makes herself available if there is any thing you need. This is as close to the perfect beach house as you will ever get! LK

  • Submitted: Sep 2, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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San Diego California
5

LOVELY BEACH HOUSE

  • 5 of 5

We rented this house to stay at for our daughter's wedding that took place at the Spring Lake Country Club. We came from San Diego with our other 2 adult children and were joined by close friends from South Carolina and Grand Rapids. We wanted to spend time together so decided to rent a house rather than stay in hotel rooms. We could not have chosen a better place!!! First, I'd say that we would agree with all the other reviews about the house and its amenities. It is elegantly comfortable, pristine, and well stocked with everything you could need for a stress free vacation. Working with Brenda was also really easy. Her enthusiasm is contagious so you cannot help feeling really excited when you arrive to find this home which is open and spacious providing privacy while inviting camaraderie, relationship and the creation of memories. With the 3 levels, there is plenty of space for gathering yet when you need some alone time, you can escape to your personal space. What we all liked the most about this house were the windows. Looking out at the water, it felt like we were part of nature. This brought a sense of serenity and awe to an already wonderful but stressful weekend of celebration. We stayed a couple of days after the wedding and enjoyed every minute. We will be back next year to really relax. I could even see sitting in front of the fire in the winter, reading books, eating and drinking with friends, catching up on life and letting the stress of the world wash away. This vacation spot is fun, beautiful, relaxing, romantic AND there are lots of things to do along the lake shore if you want more to explore. Whatever you need at the time can be experienced here.

  • Submitted: Oct 12, 2015
  • Stayed: Sep 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Boston, MA
5

Beautiful home, amenities, location!

  • 5 of 5

We had a large group of 16, including 7 kids, and felt perfectly comfortable at this home. There are three separate indoor living spaces, making it easy for people to spread out and not feel cramped. Everything from the bedding to the kitchen supplies to the board game selection was high-quality and very clean. Brenda had thought through many small details (citronella candles outside, beach toys, restaurant recommendations) and had everything we could have wanted for our five-month-old as well (portacrib, high chair, exersaucer, etc.).

Beyond the beauty and comfort of the home inside, the location on the beach was incredible. There was plenty of outdoor seating for meals, a great beach area for the kids to play in (including a space next to the house where they could be in full view), and beautiful sunset views. We look forward to the opportunity to stay here again!

  • Submitted: Sep 29, 2015
  • Stayed: Sep 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Spectacular beach vacation home

  • 5 of 5

This beach rental home is amazing! This beautiful home was the perfect place to spend a summer week with our family of eight adults and a baby. There was more than enough room for everyone to have their own space, yet large rooms to gather and hang out together. It easily would accommodate many more people than we had.

We loved the gorgeous, expansive views of Lake Michigan from inside the house and from the spacious decks. And only steps away from the beach.

We can't say enough good things about our time there...everything in the site's description of the home and ammentiies is accurate: awesome gourmet kitchen, beautifully decorated-all new, comfortable beds, large bathrooms, many TVs...the list goes on!! It was beyond our expectations. And the location couldn't be better. Just a short drive to shopping, grocery stores, many restaurants, recreation etc.

A bonus is a friendly, professional owner to help with your stay. She was great from the start of my inquiries,all the way through our week there.

We highly recommend this home to anyone looking to stay in the beautiful area of west Michigan. We would go back in a heart beat! A very memorable time for our family. The only disappointment was not having more time there!

  • Submitted: Jul 30, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
40 Miles
Gerald Ford International Airport
Nearest Barpub
8 Miles
Kirby House
Nearest Ferry
15 Miles
Muskegon High Speed Ferry
Nearest Golf
5 Miles
Fruitport Golf Course
Nearest Train
25 Miles
Amtrak Station
Nearest Motorway
3 Miles
Highway 31
Nearest Ski
40 Miles
Cannonsburg Ski Lodge
Car: recommended

Beautiful Grand Haven with its freshwater sandy beaches, bike baths and hiking in the nature preserve which is located right across the street. Spend a lazy day walking and hanging out with a good book at your own private beach. Downtown Grand Haven is less than a 10 minute drive, perfect for shopping the boutiques, bakeries and restaurants. The downtown Farmers Market is open on Wednesday and Saturdays. The Farmers Market is located right where you could charter a fishing boat for the day at Chinook Pier. There is miniature golfing at the pier too.

Grand Haven is located in Ottawa County which boasts over 11 golf courses and neighboring Muskegon County has nine. Its a golfers paradise.

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Rates & Availability

Spring Lake House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Summer High Season
May 27 2017 - Sep 4 2017
7 night minimum stay
$11,000
 
 
Sept Rates
Sep 5 2017 - Sep 30 2017
2 night minimum stay
$900
 
 
Fall Rates
Oct 1 2017 - Dec 31 2017
2 night minimum stay
$875
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $600
Damage Deposit $800

There is a $800 refundable security deposit due at booking, and the $250 cleaning fee will be due 30 days prior to arrival, with the remaining portion of the rent. No weddings or pets. Saturday to Saturday rentals only during summer.

Directly to owner, no credit cards accepted. 50% due upon booking, the remaining 50% will be due 30 days prior to arrival. There is a $800 refundable security deposit due at booking, and a $250 cleaning fee will be due 30 days prior to arrival.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.
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