St. Joseph House Rental Photos and Description
4 Bedrooms, 3 Full Baths, Sleeps 10 people, 2 family rooms, 2 car garage
Welcome to Marina Island and the Island Point Marina community!
Beautiful dark hardwood floors on 1st level. Open dining area to seat large group overlooking picturesque St. Joseph River. Upper and lower decks also overlook water and nearby marinas. Cookout using our Weber gas grill and watch the boats float by. Walk to quaint downtown St. Joseph or nearby, top-rated, Silver Beach. Tons to do in the area!
Large MBR and bath with soaker tub. All BRs upstairs have walk in closets. Second bedroom attached to full bath. Third bedroom is a kid's bunk room with trundle to sleep 4. Bonus family room upstairs on river side with plenty of seating, access to upper deck and 42' LCD HD TV...great room to hang out or entertain!
Don't forget the community pool just three doors away...and the playground...and the gazebo for evening strolls.
Watch amazing sunsets in town and stop for ice cream at Kilwins.
Nearby activities: Local Beaches and parks - This link provides more information on the great beaches nearby.
Grand Mere State Park -
Warren Dunes State Park -
Van Buren State Park -
Sarett Nature Center - great for hikes, seeing wildlife and educational...don't miss the tortoise or the boa feedings!
City of St. Joseph, MI - Information about the town can be found here -
Other Southwest Michigan Activities: You can do your own web searches for some of the following sights within a couple of hours driving distance from St. Joe
South Haven, MI - Great little MI beach town only 30 minutes north of St. Joe.
New Buffalo, MI - Four Winds Casino at Exit 1, lovely downtown with beaches, home of Redimaks for great burgers.
Saugatuck, MI - Lovely art friendly community about 45 minute drive from St. Joe.
Michigan Adventure - Closest and only amusement park in Southwest MI located near Muskegon. About a 1.5 hour drive.
Meijer Sculpture Garden - Located about 1.5 hours away in Grand Rapids, MI
Holland, MI - Great shopping in downtown. Windmill. Tunnel Park. Outlet shopping. All located less than an hour drive up Rt. 31.
Michigan City, IN - Great Outlet shopping and casino gambling all about 45 minute drive from St. Joe.
- limited accessibility
- Long-term Renters Welcome
- children welcome
- pets not allowed
- non smoking only
Christine Svab / ACE Properties LLC
The home is owned by two related families. We reside in the Southwest Suburbs of Chicago and have been the sole owners of this home. We regularly use the home for personal enjoyment.
It is decorated with personal touches. The home is situated within a short walk or drive to many great beaches and activities throughout Southwest Michigan.
Close to vineyards and wine tasting in Southwest Michigan. Nearby orchards are popular for cherry, peach and apple picking throughout the season.
Many recreational bike trails throughout town with access to Harbor Shores scenic golf course, local beaches and scenic downtown St Joseph, MI
Direct access to the St Joe River and nearby Paw Paw River for exceptional kayaking or canoe adventures. Boat slip availability for Lake Michigan or river cruises. Popular water sports an option with jet ski rentals at nearby marinas on the island or in Benton Harbor.
Amazing restaurants all over town include Schu's, Clementines and the best pizza in town at Silver Beach Pizza. Rooftop bars & restaurants have sprung up in town for great dining al fresco. Abundance of sweet treats from South Bend Chocolate Company and Kilwins in town.
Six great beaches within walking, biking or driving distance include Rocky Gap nestled amongst the beachfront homes. Jean Klock with the scenic Harbor Shores Golf Course running right up to the beach. Tuscornia hidden behind beach grasses and bordering the north channel. Silver Beach right in town and the best place to join the beach crowds. Lion's Club quietly hiding to the south of Silver Beach. And nearby Grand Mere Dunes only a short drive to exit 22 or boat ride up the coast. The best, most secluded dunes you will find in Southwest Michigan soaring above Lake Michigan with views of the Chicago skyline on a clear day.
Peaceful setting for 2-3 families to gather and enjoy the best that Southwest Michigan has to offer. The home is spacious and well appointed with modern amenities. Charming rental home that can be your vacation destination or your launching off point for daytime adventures nearby.