REUNION, GROUP AND FAMILY HOME (SLEEP 14) BONFIRE & LARGE YARD

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Sleeps14
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms4
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

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REUNION, GROUP AND FAMILY HOME (SLEEP 14) BONFIRE & LARGE YARD

Beverly Shores House Rental Photos and Description

House, 5 Bedrooms, 4 Full Baths, (Sleeps 14)

Close to the beach, casino, dunes and an easy drive to Notre Dame! Ask about last-minute deals!

Jan-Feb: $1,200 Wknd/$1,825 Wk

Mar-April: $1,650 Wknd/$2,400 Wk

May: $1,950 Wknd/$3,200 Wk

June-August: $2,300 Wknd/$3,500 Wk

Sep-Oct: $1,950 Wknd/$3,200 Wk

Nov-Dec: $1,400* Wknd/$2,150* Wk (*Holidays Extra, please inquire)

Deposits typically 1/4 to 1/3 of rental rate. Credit cards accepted.

All the benefits of the Dunes and then some. The owner uses this house as his home, but also as a place for calm get togethers and family gatherings. (We do not accept groups that will make noise day or night). With five bedrooms (two of the bedrooms have two sets of bunkbeds each, so there are 8 bunks, two queen beds and a king bed) and four full bathrooms, as many as 14 can have a great time over the week or weekend, and all sleep onsite. Sorry, we are no longer allowing weddings, bachelor parties, high school or college groups, and any groups over 14.

Features: Signature deck with outdoor gas grill, 9-person hot tub, outdoor shower and a finished lower level with a living area, tv, two bedrooms, three bathrooms, a bar and laundry. Upstairs features a new full bathroom and three bedrooms, kitchen, four-season room with gas fireplace and living room.

Spring and fall are my favorite times, but even winter is cozy in this getaway! Less than an hour to Notre Dame and less than a mile to the beach.

What makes this different from most homes in Beverly Shores is the location and lot size. We are close enough to the lake to make it an easy walk, bike or drive, but unlike homes close to the lake, this lot is two acres, which gives you a feeling of privacy while still being able to spread out.

The driveway is large and circular, so can accommodate several cars.

If you like to eat and don't want to grill all the time on site, the best restaurant in the Dunes, Bartlett's, is open just two doors down. It is a focal point of post-beach activity or a great place for Bloody Mary's anytime of day! Next door is Dunes Antiques. These are our neighbors and they are great! Go shop and meet them! (They also sleep with their windows open, so again, music or loud noise is not tolerated by us or by them. Police will be called and you will lose your deposit, so this is a matter we take very seriously).

The goal is for you and your friends, family or significant other to have a fantastic time in a safe, calm environment. The new stream, waterfall and shade garden help with the tranquil mood. If you want more information, just email me!

Close to: Blue Chip Casino & Hotel, Four Winds Casino & Resort, Lighthouse Place Outlet Mall, Mount Baldy, Indiana National Dunes Beaches, Trails and Bike Trails

Keywords: country, near beach, forest, camping, bonfire, bunk beds, pond, waterfall, party, campfire, Zen, grill, beach, restaurant

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Suitability:
  • alternative lifestyle
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • non smoking only
  • children welcome
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Speaks english

I am a business owner from Indiana. I completed nearly all the landscaping, pond and waterfalls in 2004. Creating a sense of retreat has been the goal here as my normal life is hectic with travel and deadlines. Sharing my home with others brings it continuous life.

The Owner purchased this house in 2004

This is a great area: beaches, dunes, forest, hiking, not to mention great shopping and playing in Michigan City at the outlet mall and the Blue Chip casino. The best part for me was the ability of my dog to run around two acres and chase deer, squirrels, etc. The casual atmosphere here is great!

Everyone here is just here to relax or have fun -- or both! You can grab ice cream or coffee at the gas station (walkable), a full meal or drink at Bartlett's (walkable), mail a letter(!) at the town post office at the entrance to the property, and you can really utilize the property however you want to have a good time -- indoors or out. It's even beautiful in the winter b/c there is almost always a nice snow cover!

Sleeps14
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms4
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

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Property Reviews

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Reunion, Group and Family Home (Sleep 14) Bonfire & Large Yard
average rating of 4.8125 based on 16 reviews
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Reunion, Group and Family Home (Sleep 14) Bonfire & Large Yard
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p295696vb
Beverly Shores Indiana
Morton ill
5

Large Family Group

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Sep 27, 2013
  • Stayed: Sep 2013
We used the beautiful Dunes House as our base for our son's wedding for a long weekend. We had plenty of room to spread out & get ready for the many events. Our adult kids enjoyed the hot tub & we all loved the great deck, the garden & fire pit. The bathrooms were so lovely with plenty of towels,etc. The kitchen is small, but manageable. All was so clean. Rob was very easy to work with. Would love to return as the area is so lovely. Thanks!!!
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Girls Getaway, Romantic Getaway
Helpful votes: 1/1
business
Reunion, Group and Family Home (Sleep 14) Bonfire & Large Yard
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p295696vb
Beverly Shores Indiana
United States
5

Great Home, Lots of Space

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Jul 5, 2013
  • Stayed: Jun 2013
This home was fantastic...the furniture, appliances, and decor was high quality. The home was very clean with a neat hot tub and fire pit (if you can brave the mosquitoes...they were out in full force). I spoke with owner before our arrival due to an email that was sent regarding noise levels. I believe in the recent past there had been an issue with very loud parties and neighbors. I had a party of 14 most of which were outside till 2am-ish...practiced common courtesy and had no issues.

Our security deposit was appropriately refunded (we left a couple stains on the carpet that needed to steam cleaned) and within the time frame in contract terms.

There was PLENTY of parking space in the driveway, the home A/C kept the house cool. The only fault I could think of would be the fact that one of the sink drains in the downstairs bathroom didn't work (we were notified upon arrival with in the welcome letter). The drain in the other bathroom shower (the one with 5 shower heads) didn't drain well either.

All in all, it was a great stay. Great TV systems (upstairs and downstairs) for watching sports games too. Go Blackhawks!
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Pet-friendly, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
Helpful votes: 1/1
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Reunion, Group and Family Home (Sleep 14) Bonfire & Large Yard
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Beverly Shores Indiana
5

Gorgeous Home on Amazing Property

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Jun 5, 2013
  • Stayed: May 2013
Myself and a group of girl friends rented this house for a weekend getaway, and we could not have been more pleased. The house itself is beautiful and the yard is even more breathtaking. The landscaping - from the waterfall in the front yard to the lush greenery in back - make this house feel serene and secluded. We definitely did not feel like were were only an hour from Chicago.

There was a group of 11 of us, and we had more than enough space for sleeping, eating and hanging out. There are three more "private" bedrooms with a queen or king bed (one upstairs and two in the basement) and there are two rooms with two sets of bunk beds (both upstairs). The kitchen is small but sufficient. All of the bathrooms are remodeled and feel luxurious.

The outside is 100% what makes this house amazing. The deck is huge, the bonfire pit is perfect, and the hot tub is a lot of fun. During the day or at night, the yard is spectacular! Also, there is a giant grill perfect for cooking for large groups.

We went to the beach (about a mile drive), the outlet malls, (about 10 minutes away), Four Winds Casino and Redimaks (about 30 minutes away). There is plenty to do in the area to keep anyone entertained, but honestly I could have stayed at the house the entire time and been just as content.

Rob was great to work with. His responses were always prompt and helpful. The property was meticulously maintained. We definitely plan to rent this home again!
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children
Helpful votes: 1/1
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Reunion, Group and Family Home (Sleep 14) Bonfire & Large Yard
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Beverly Shores Indiana
Indianapolis
5

Love this Place!

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Aug 30, 2012
  • Stayed: Aug 2012
I just recently stayed at this house for the second time this summer. I just cannot get enough! It is so relaxing and the house is gorgeous! Owner is such a great guy and really easy to work with! Both times house was clean and landscaping looks great. The house offers so much room that you can still have privacy when staying with a large group. It is such a convient location to the beach and to Michigan City. I cannot wait to take a fall trip back to Beverly Shores! I would recommend this property to anyone!
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Pet-friendly, Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, People with Disabilities, Romantic Getaway
Helpful votes: 2/2
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Reunion, Group and Family Home (Sleep 14) Bonfire & Large Yard
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p295696vb
Beverly Shores Indiana
Chicago, IL
5

Amazing weekend!

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Mar 25, 2012
  • Stayed: Mar 2012
Let me simply start by saying, this is an amazing house. The property is beautiful and the location is ideal. We had a guys weekend, around 12-14 of us slept their comfortably. The hot tub is AMAZING. Rob has speakers located through out the house and the property which makes for an awesome environment. The property even has a very large stainless steel grill which we used to cook a ton of burgers. Overall, everyone had an amazing time. Bottom line, Rob has an amazing home and this is a great rental. You won't be disappointed with this rental. Thanks Rob. Good times.
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Pet-friendly, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
Helpful votes: 3/3
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Map

Nearest Train
0.2 Miles
South Shore Commuter Line
Nearest Motorway
5 Miles
I-94
Nearest Beach
0.9 Miles
Beverly Shores Beach
Nearest Barpub
0.1 Miles
Bartlett's Bistro (Excellent Food)
Nearest Restaurant
0.1 Miles
Bartlett's Bistro (Excellent Food)
Car: recommended
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Availability & Rates

Beverly Shores House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rental rates quoted in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Minimum Stay
 
Mar-April
Mar 1 2014 - Apr 30 2014
$825
Fri,Sat
$2,400
2 nights
 
 
May
May 1 2014 - May 31 2014
$975
Fri,Sat
$3,200
2 nights
 
 
June - August
Jun 1 2014 - Aug 31 2014
$1,150
Fri,Sat
$3,500
2 nights
 
 
Sep-Oct
Sep 1 2014 - Oct 31 2014
$975
Fri,Sat
$3,200
2 nights
 
 
Nov-Dec 19
Nov 1 2014 - Dec 19 2014
$700
Fri,Sat
$2,125
2 nights
 
 
Dec 20 - Jan 4
Dec 20 2014 - Jan 4 2015
$750
Fri,Sat
$2,500
2 nights
 
 
Jan-Feb
Jan 5 2015 - Feb 26 2015
$600
Fri,Sat
$1,825
2 nights
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $600.00
Notes Typically the security deposit is 1/4 of the total rental and converts to a damage deposit when you arrive. So if your total rental rate is $3,450, then the deposit will likely be $850. Please inquire for specifics. Holidays are generally higher rent.

Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 90 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Beverly Shores House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
General:
  • Iron & Board
  • Wireless Internet
  • Towels Provided
  • Parking ...
  • Garage ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Air Conditioning
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Living Room
  • Broadband Access
  • Gas Fireplace ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
Kitchen:
  • Kitchen
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Ice Maker
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Microwave
  • Coffee Maker
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • Dining
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 4 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , Multi-head shower
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , Dual-head showers designed for tall people (7 feet)
  • 3
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14
  • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (2), Bunk Beds (8)
Entertainment:
  • Games ...
  • DVD Player
  • Television
  • Satellite / Cable ...
Outside:
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
Suitability:
  • alternative lifestyle
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • non smoking only
  • children welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
Attractions:
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • walking
  • outlet shopping
  • boating
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • gambling casinos
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • antiquing
  • wildlife viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • kayaking
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing
  • water skiing
  • sailing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • cross country skiing
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
Notes:
Outdoor shower, bonfire pit, hot tub next to Dunes Antiques and Bartlett's Restaurant. Very large signature deck.
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