Luxurious South Haven Vacation Home-30 Seconds to Beach, Park, Marina & Dining!

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Last updated: 10/10/2016
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  • Minimum stay:2-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

The Woodman Beach House is a beautiful newly renovated home that opened in 2004. The location of the home is ideal in that it is just steps away from downtown South Haven, Stanley Johnson Park, The Black River, South Haven Marina, and Woodman Street Beach & North Beach. The home has a breathtaking 500 sq ft. screened in porch with lake, river, and park views. The large porch is fully furnished with all amenities including a bar, swing, tables, and chairs to seat plenty. There is also an additional rear porch on the house with stunning park views. The large and open floor plan of the house also makes this home a great choice for family and friend gatherings throughout the year.

The house includes 7 bedrooms/3 full baths/sleeps a maximum of 16.
One large bedroom is on the main floor with a queen size bed. The remaining 6 bedrooms are located on the second floor with full size beds.
Hardwood floors throughout, a whole house fan, and ceiling fans in every room, including the porch!
Kitchen amenities: an abundance of dishware for 16 people, drinking glassware, silverware, cutlery knives, bottle and can openers, assorted pots and pans, garbage disposal, and miscellaneous cleaning supplies.

Entertainment: Surround sound stereo with large screen color TV, DVD/VCR, cable TV, various movies and board games.

There is also a spacious side yard with 2 barbecue grills.

Activities: South Haven has several activities for all ages to enjoy throughout the year! In the summer or spring, one can enjoy the beaches for swimming, sun bathing, and walking. You can also picnic at one of the 8 surrounding parks, golf at one of the 3 nearby golf courses; participate in water sports (several watercraft rentals available). Boat slips are a few short steps from the home, fishing, biking and hiking the Kal-Haven Trail (which is a short bike ride from the home), and watching the beautiful sunsets from North Beach are just a few things to enjoy while in South Haven. Fall and winter brings along fruit picking, ice skating at the rink in downtown South Haven, snowmobiling, and sledding, cross country skiing, ice fishing, hiking and biking.

Annual festivities take place in February, June, July, August, and September.
Nearby attractions include: The Michigan Maritime Museum, Winery Tours, Ginerman Raceway, Liberty Hyde Bailey Museum, WInery Tours, Ginerman Raceway, Liberty Hyde Bailley Museum, South Haven Center for the Arts, art galleries, fruit and farmers markets, movie theaters, and an abundance of dinning and shopping walkable from home and downtown.

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Property Type

  • House
  • 3000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional


  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    You must be at least 25 years of age to rent from us...moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed:

    Absolutely NO PETS ALLOWED! Please leave your pets at home. ...moreless

  • Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm

Bedrooms: 7 Bedrooms, Sleeps 16

  • Bedroom 1: 1 double

    Full size closet...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 double

    Full size closet...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 1 double

    Full size closet...moreless

  • Bedroom 4: 1 double

    Full size closet...moreless

  • Bedroom 5: 1 double

    Full size closet...moreless

  • Bedroom 6: 1 double, 1 sleep sofa /futon

    Full size closet...moreless

  • Bedroom 7: 1 queen

    Full size closet...moreless

  • Each bedroom has beautiful views, hardwood floors, ceiling fans, windows, antique furnishings, full size closets, alarm clocks, and extra blankets....moreless

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower


  • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower


  • Bathroom 3: toilet, combination tub/shower


  • Clothes lines in 2 of the bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • Please call with any special needs we may assist you with. We can provide assistance in the following areas: babysitting services, massage services, daily maid service, personal shoppers for groceries/toiletries prior to your arrival, marina/boat slip service, watercraft and bike rentals, personal chefs, and much more!...moreless


  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games For Kids
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable:

    Surround sound DVD/VCR with speakers in the family room and screened in porch!...moreless

  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR


  • Family


  • Autumn Foliage
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Forests
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Theme Parks
  • Winery Tours
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Miniature Golf
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Paddle Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Beach
  • Beach View:

    30 second walk to the Woodman Street Beach, South Haven Marina, and Stanley Johnston Memorial Park! Less than a 5 minute walk to North Beach. Also just a 10 mintue walk to downtown!...moreless

  • Lake
  • Lake View:

    Great lake views from the porch & bedrooms!...moreless

  • Waterfront:

    Marina & river views from the home as well!...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Ice Skating
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Parasailing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Rafting
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Ski Privileges Optional
  • Skiing
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing
  • Wind-Surfing

Arrival Day

  • Flexible


  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 16 people


  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning:

    Central heat and air conditioning, ceiling fans in all of the bedrooms. In addition, the house has a whole house fan....moreless

  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    we also supply: startertoliet paper, starter paper towel, starter napkins, additional blankets in each of the bedrooms, and linens for the sofa bed....moreless

  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street:

    No permit or sticker needed, plenty of street parking directly in front of the house...moreless

  • Parking On Street
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine:

    Full size stackable washer and dryer...moreless


  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils:

    a variety of glasses, dishes, cutlery, tupperware, wine & bottle opener, pots/pans, baking sheets, toaster, blender, coffee maker, silverware and place settings for up to 20 people. ...moreless

  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    garbage disposal and self cleaning gas range also included...moreless

  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Barbecue
  • Deck / Patio:

    (2) One large (500 square foot) screened in porch with the following: seating up to 20, porch swing, large dining table, and bar with stools. Additional porch located on the side of the house with table and chairs....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Screen Porch / Veranda
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Walkway To Water
  • Wood Deck

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional


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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Base Rate
2 night min stay
$500 $475
Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
Peak Summer Season
May 24 - Sep 3
7 night min stay


Additional information about rental rates

Additional Fees and Taxes:

$4,000 for weekly rentals Memorial Day-Labor Day.

Weekend Rates will depend on lodging availability during Peak summer rental season.

There is a standard $500 security deposit, no cleaning fees or taxes


Personal or cashiers checks accepted.

50% rental rate due to secure reservation, remaining balance plus $500 security deposit due 30 days prior to stay.

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Last updated: 10/10/2016
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Car: Not Necessary

The Woodman Beach House is centrally located just steps from downtown South Haven, beautiful Lake Michigan, several beaches, South Haven Marina, the Black River, and several parks. Literally just steps from dining, shopping, bike & watercraft rentals, as well as several remarkable beaches.

Golf: Nearby golf courses include Hawkshead and Beeches

Ski: Timberridge Resort for skiing and snowboarding


Owner info

Year Purchased: 2002

About the owner: Owned by Nick & Kristin Vazzana. We take impeccable care of our home to provide renters and ourselves with the highest amenities!

The Unique Benefits at this House:
You are within a 5 minute walk to the beach, downtown, restaurants, river, parks, marina, and surf shop! It doesn't get much better than this location!

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Speaks: english

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  • The Woodman Beach House

    The Woodman Beach House

  • Sreened in porch view from family room

    Sreened in porch view from family room

  • Kitchen


  • Family Room

    Family Room

  • First full size bathroom (downstairs)

    First full size bathroom (downstairs)

  • Second full size bathroom (downstairs)

    Second full size bathroom (downstairs)

  • Large screened in porch

    Large screened in porch

  • Distance to Beach from home

    Distance to Beach from home

  • Dining Area

    Dining Area

  • Bedroom with full size bed

    Bedroom with full size bed

  • Third full size bathroom (upstairs)

    Third full size bathroom (upstairs)

  • Rear porch

    Rear porch

  • kitchen/dining


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This listing was first published here in 2005.

Date last modified - Monday, October 17, 2016

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