Our cottage is located in Gills Rock at the tip of the Door County Peninsula. Situated on 8 private acres, you will find privacy and plenty of room for children to play, or for outdoor hiking and enjoying nature. Within walking distance are parks, boat docks, Charter Fishing, gift-shops, Charlie's Smokehouse, ferry boat for Washington Island, and the highly acclaimed Shoreline Restaurant. Within a quick drive are State Parks, lovely beaches, and tourist attractions. Although not located directly on the water, it is but a minutes walk to watch an incredible sunset as pictured below!
Our home comes complete with all you will need for your Door County vacation.
The Cottage is decorated in a Scandinavian fashion keeping with the original style it was built in. You will enjoy the European bedding in the master bedroom!
Outside there is a fire pit for late night star-gazing and included is a grill and outdoor eating area.
This cottage has eight acres for you to hike and or to pull up a lawn chair and enjoy the wild life. The house has an aviary window for the bird-lovers who visit.
Amenities: The cottage itself has a living room/dining room combination with a fireplace. New 29 inch TV with cable TV.
There are 2 bedrooms, one with a queen size bed and the other with 2 twin beds. There is a new, completely remodeled full bath and laundry room.
The kitchen is fully equipped with modern conveniences including a microwave. We supply all linens for the home. There is a fire-pit and gas grill for your use as well.
Although this home gives you peace and quiet, you are only a minutes walk to the Shoreline Restaurant, famous for it's delicious menu and beautiful sunset dining. GT Coffee house is right around the corner if a morning latte and cherry scones are to your liking. Charlie's Smokehouse offers fresh and smoked fish and the local shops have much to offer.
There is also a fishing museum which explains the unique heritage of commercial fishing that started Gills Rock and continues to this day. Within walking are three gift shops/galleries and two ferries for a day trip to Washington Island
The Summer House is located in the fishing village of Gills Rock, known for it's fishing heritage and being the peaceful part of Northern Door! When you make it to the tip of the peninsula you've hit Gills Rock, 'almost heaven' the locals like to say!
Golf: Satellite TV! Enjoy more choices of entertainment for those rainy days.