CHARMING COTTAGE - WALK TO LAKE MI PERE MARQUETTE SANDY BEACH - NEW! 2 KAYAKS

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Jane Schapka

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Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

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CHARMING COTTAGE - WALK TO LAKE MI PERE MARQUETTE SANDY BEACH - NEW! 2 KAYAKS

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By sandy beaches, trails, fish, music, culture, festivals (in front of #162744)

Muskegon MI vacation cottage: Walk 3 blocks west to Lake Michigan fabulous sandy beach and 1 block east to Muskegon Lake at end of street. NEW THIS YEAR! 1 ADULT (flat, open) KAYAK, 1 CHILD (flat, open) KAYAK -- FREE.

Your Home Away from Home: Within a 1-5 minute drive, you reach beaches, festivals, submarine and ship tours, and many places or events to see or do. And, it's. only 15 minutes or less to town, culture, festivals, chain and independent restaurants and shopping, medical, and major highways.

You'll live in a perfect location for exploring other beach towns north and south, and when you feel like it, you'll return home to prepare your dinner, or eat out at one of the numerous restaurants nearby.

The Bluffton neighborhood oozes love of Buster Keaton and the Chicago Actors' Colony, lakes, dunes, and nature. The former Bluffton Village is still home to artists, musicians, nature advocates, teachers, regular working people, self-employed, and retirees. The Bluffton neighborhood of close-knit heritage homes is a favorite area for nature lovers.

Home is charming, comfortable, and sparkling clean. FIRE PIT, BBQ GRILL, PICNIC TABLE. FLAT-SCREEN CABLE TV, DVD, WI-FI. Central air & heat. Furnished, fully-equipped kitchen, linens, towels, washer & dryer. Catch the breezes or enjoy your favorite beverage on the open front porch.

Sleeps 4 in beds, 6 using the Queen sleeper sofa.

Quick access to Cross Lake Express Ferry dock (Muskegon-Milwaukee), festivals, culture, malls, MICHIGAN ADVENTURE & WATER PARK (28 min.), and other activities. 15 minutes to hospitals.

Ideal for families up to 6. No smoking, No pets. No view of beach or lake. Book online quickly and securely at reservation site: http://www.charming-redbird-cottage.com

Historic Cottage House and Area: The heritage front porch is perfect for relaxing and sipping refreshments. Central air-conditioning and heat means you control your comfort.

Redbird Cottage is one of two houses on one lot in a quaint, quiet neighborhood reminiscent of an eastern seaboard community. There is shared driveway parking for one car and free on-street parking, as available.

The friendly neighborhood is residential, with no condos, no resorts. You'll be transported back to a leisurely atmosphere when you're sure to relax.

Activities:: Muskegon Summer Celebration; Muskegon Main Street Car Show; July 29-30 Big Fat Greek Festival; Sep 16-18; Michigan Irish Music Festival; Seasonal Party in the Park, Fridays; Seasonal Port City Princess boat excursions. Michigan's Adventure and Waterpark. Submarine tour, beach volleyball, pier fishing, charter boat fishing. Tennis, rollerblade park, scuba diving. Historical and Cultural-Downtown Muskegon (10 MIN.) Monet Garden; Hackley Public Library; Muskegon Museum of Art; Muskegon County Museum; Muskegon Civic Theatre

Backyard:: Fire pit and chairs. BBQ grill, propane. Picnic table.

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Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Jane Schapka

This advertiser has been with HomeAway.com since 2005
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Lake lover, beach comber, sailor in youth. I enjoy seeing my grandchildren love and appreciate the lakes, sand dunes, fishing, and nature in general.

Jane Schapka purchased this house in 2005

Great country living in the City of Muskegon, with all city amenities and close to beaches, festivals, the arts, yet in the historic, quaint Bluffton neighborhood! Walk to sugar sand, award-winning Lake Michigan clean beach, friendly neighbors, and a relaxed atmosphere that takes you back to a gentler time.

Open front porch for sipping morning or evening beverage while beighbor watching. Open kitchen, living room, dining area makes family connections easy. Make memories forever at the fire pit and BBQ grill and picnic table in the back yard.

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

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Nearest Beach
0.3 Miles
Pere Marquette Lake Michigan beach - 3 blocks
Car: recommended

Located on a peninsula in the City of Muskegon, Michigan between Lake Michigan's Pere Marquette Park Beach and Muskegon Lake, you'll be only a

2-minute drive to the sandy, certified-clean beach of Lake Michigan,

2-minute stroll to Muskegon Lake,

5-minute drive to Lake Express Ferry to Milwaukee, Wisconsin,

10 minutes to the festivals, art fair, historic architecture, and cultural events--art museum, county museum, symphony and sports arena.

Stroll 1 block to Muskegon Lake shoreline at the end of your street and watch sailboat races from the bench, or ice fish in winter.

2 minutes to Pere Marquette Park sandy beach: Great freshwater pier fishing; Ice fishing; Sledding; Lake Michigan channel; Water and beach sports; Restaurants; Children's play equipment; U.S.S. Silversides WW II submarine; Sailboats and freighters on the channel. Hiking trail.

5 minutes to Lakeside: Public boat launch; Fishing charters.

Other Activities: Family festivals, Cedar Fair's Michigan's Adventure & Water Park, historic architecture, museums, symphony, Buster Keaton home town

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Availability & Rates

Muskegon House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Minimum Stay
 
WINTER & SPRING
Jan 1 2014 - May 31 2014
$149
$1,043
2 nights
 
 
EARLY SUMMER
Jun 1 2014 - Jun 13 2014
$185
$1,295
2 nights
 
 
PEAK: June 14 - Sep 1
Jun 14 2014 - Sep 1 2014
Changeover Day: Saturday
$1,393
7 nights
 
 
SEP - DEC
Sep 2 2014 - Dec 31 2014
$149
$1,043
2 nights
 
 
My Standard Rate
$199
2 nights
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $150.00 + Tax
Tax Rate 10.0%
Notes Rate + $150 cleaning fee + 10% tax = TOTAL. Smoke-free, Pet-free, no exceptions.
We do not refund, but you may purchase (or not) Trip Cancellation Protection at booking
Park in double-wide driveway next to house, shared with guest cottage behind on dune.
Main renter must be age 25 or older. Family rental only--no students or groups.
Regardless of what HomeAway states, CHECK-OUT IS BY 10:00am EST.

Cancellation Policy

Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund
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Amenities

Muskegon House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Forms of Payment:
  • accept credit card
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1200 sq. ft.
  • 2 stories
Location Type:
  • Beach ...
  • Lake ...
  • Lake View ...
Theme:
  • Family
  • Away From It All
General:
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Iron & Board
  • Gas Heating
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Toilet Paper
  • Sofa Bed
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Alarm Clock
  • Towels Provided
  • Paper Towels
  • Laundry Soap
  • Hair Dryer
  • Activities Guide
  • Basic Soaps
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Heating ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Parking ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Internet ...
  • Broadband Access ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
Kitchen:
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Toaster
  • Freezer
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Oven
  • Stove
  • Pantry Items
  • Catering Available ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Microwave ...
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom - toilet , Sink
  • Bath towels, hand towels, and washcloths provided. Immaculate, professionally designed home fully furnished for enjoyment.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Front bedroom - 1 king
    Guest bedroom - 2 twin/ single , XL twins convert to 1 king
  • Upstairs Bedrooms: King bed in front bedroom; 2 XL Twin beds in second bedroom, convertible to 1 King Downstairs: Queen sleeper sofa Pack-N-Play (portable bed for babies) available
Entertainment:
  • Games for Kids
  • CD Player
  • Books
  • VCR
  • Television ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Radio
Outside:
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Barbecue
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Porch / Veranda
  • 6 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed ...
  • children welcome ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • winery tours
  • churches
  • festivals
  • autumn foliage
  • marina
  • theme parks
  • arboretum
  • live theater
  • zoo
  • bay/sound
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • museums
  • synagogues
  • water parks
  • botanical garden
  • playground
  • library
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • shuffleboard
  • wildlife viewing
  • paddle boating
  • sledding
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • bird watching
  • scenic drives
  • photography
  • miniature golf
  • sight seeing
  • outlet shopping
  • walking
  • horseshoes
  • antiquing
  • shopping
Local Services & Businesses:
  • massage therapist
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • water skiing
  • skiing
  • cycling
  • snorkeling
  • pier fishing
  • snowmobiling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • ice skating
  • cross country skiing
  • fly fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • sound/bay fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • surfing
  • roller blading
  • kayaking
  • swimming
  • jet skiing
  • sailing
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • basketball court
  • snowboarding
  • tennis
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Small back yard with: Fire pit. BBQ grill, propane . Picnic table, Open front porch with chairs for sipping your favorite beverage, listening to waves on a windy day, and neighbor watching. Child-Friendly: Booster chair and Pack-N-Play available upon request. Garbage disposal. WiFI High-speed Internet

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