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NEWER OSCODA BEACH HOUSE, ON LAKE HURON, PRIVATE SANDY BEACH, RIGHT IN TOWN

Jacqui Gretzinger

Advertiser since: 2012
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Speaks: english
Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

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Jacqui Gretzinger

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NEWER OSCODA BEACH HOUSE, ON LAKE HURON, PRIVATE SANDY BEACH, RIGHT IN TOWN

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

Overview

Oscoda House Rental Photos and Description

3 bedrooms, 2 full baths, sleeps 8

Location, location and lots of sand! Welcome to Sunny Slope Beach House. Located right on Lake Huron with 80 feet of soft sugar sand beach, on a quiet street off of US 23 centrally located in the heart of Oscoda, Mi. You get the best of both worlds with this rental; on the waterfront, lots of sand for the kids to play, volleyball, relax and you can walk to just about everything - restaurants, bars, ice cream shops, movie theater, putt putt golf, bowling, the city park with free concerts in the park and so much more.

If you like Lake Michigan's sandy beach, you will Love Oscoda and Lake Huron! Our beach house property is flat, no stairs to climb down to get to the beach. It's all sand, no brush or path to walk through. Paradise right out the door onto the deck and beach!

The Gailes at Lakewood Shores - One of the best golf courses in Michigan, listed in the top 10, is just a few miles away. If you enjoy golfing this is one you don't want to miss out.

We are also only 15 minutes from East Tawas and all they have to offer as well. Enjoy both cities, one in walking distance and one a short drive.

This vacation home is tastefully decorated in neutral tones. Many dining options; inside at the long counter and attached table or dine outdoors on the deck. In the evening, light a fire in the firepit outside or in the fall enjoy the gas fireplace while watching a show or movie on the flat screen tv. Kids and adults can enjoy air hockey and many board game options. Just in case, there is a wii game system as well.

Master bedroom has a kingsize bed, bay window and doorwall. Master bedroom faces the water. Guest rooms include a queen size bed in one room and 2 twin bunk beds (total of 4 beds). There is a full bath on the main floor and a full bath upstairs between the 2 bedrooms. Washer and dryer included in case you need to do a quick load.

The owners have rented through other places in the past and have tried to anticipate the needs of renters. Many extras are provided to make your vacation a little smoother.

If there is something you don't see, please don't hesitate to ask any questions.

We hope you will enjoy spending your vacation time or a nice long weekend at sunny slope beach house.

More Details
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Jacqui Gretzinger (Owner)
Advertiser since: 2012
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Speaks: english

About Jacqui Gretzinger

This beach house is our dream come true. We searched for several years every summer until we found what we were looking for. We have renovated it to give it more of a 'beachy' vacation feel. We hope our guests will enjoy it and especially take good care of it.

Jacqui Gretzinger purchased this house in 2011

Why Jacqui Gretzinger chose Oscoda

It's a great location right in town and yet still very private, lots of soft sand, walking distance to many things.

What makes this house unique

On a quiet street yet right in town and walking distance to so many things.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Nice note left from 2 families from Ohio:

"Thank you so much for renting your beautiful beach home to us. We had a very relaxing vacation. We celebrated an anniversary and a birthday during our stay between our families we have 3 children 3 and under and the home was perfect to keep them safe and entertained all at the same time. Thanks again."
Aug 2013
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Why HomeAway

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights
Travel with confidence
Travel with confidence
Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees
Add vacation protection services to your booking
Three services to protect your trip:
Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.
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Reviews

Reviews

5
based on 19 traveler reviews

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Newer Oscoda Beach House, on Lake Huron, Private Sandy Beach, Right in Town
average rating of 5.0 based on 22 reviews
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Newer Oscoda Beach House, on Lake Huron, Private Sandy Beach, Right in Town
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Oscoda Northern Michigan
5

Absolutely perfect location for family vacation

  • 5 of 5
We had an amazing stay at sunny slope. The moment we walked in made it clear that every last detail was thought of and every effort made to ensure that our stay was everything we hoped for and more. The location is so beautiful and private. We felt like we had our own private paradise. I don't think there is a better location anywhere in the area. We immediately booked again for next year and we can't wait to go back.
  • Submitted: Oct 7, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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Newer Oscoda Beach House, on Lake Huron, Private Sandy Beach, Right in Town
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p969093
-+1 248 4624610
Oscoda Northern Michigan
5

Beautiful and immaculate

  • 5 of 5
We loved our stay at Summer Slope. Outside, the beach welcomed for peaceful walks and quiet reflection. Children played at a nearby park, and the pier offered a scenic view of the shore. Inside, the tastefully decorated cottage provided every cooking implement imaginable. Enjoying all the view all day long, we barbequed on the beach and had a hard time deciding where to dine - the deck, the sun room, or the long convenient kitchen bar.
  • Submitted: Oct 7, 2014
  • Stayed: Sep 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
business
Newer Oscoda Beach House, on Lake Huron, Private Sandy Beach, Right in Town
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p969093
-+1 248 4624610
Oscoda Northern Michigan
Michigan
5

Beautiful home right on the water

  • 5 of 5
This home is beautifully decorated, very clean, and in a fantastic location. Quiet and private with plenty of room and amenities like a fully stocked kitchen, outdoor shower, volleyball net, and fire pit. Spent most of the weekend in the three season porch, just enjoying the view of the water. Owner's attention to detail made the stay a pleasure. Definitely will return!
  • Submitted: Sep 22, 2014
  • Stayed: Sep 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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Newer Oscoda Beach House, on Lake Huron, Private Sandy Beach, Right in Town
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p969093
-+1 248 4624610
Oscoda Northern Michigan
5

The Cape Cod of Michigan...

  • 5 of 5
I must admit that when my husband and I moved from Connecticut to Ohio I was a little upset about leaving the beaches of New England behind. I grew up going to Cape Cod every summer and my husband went to Maine. Both were only a few hours drive from where we grew up and made long weekends an easy retreat. There is nothing like the white sandy beaches and the cool water on a hot summer day. I am so excited that we found Sunny Slope. When I first looked at the photos I was amazed that the beach looked like home, and upon arriving I was not disappointed. It is the closest we have come to finding a getaway that is a drivable distance that reminds us of home. I posted I picture on my Facebook page and within minutes my dad commented "Wow that looks like the Cape!" The beach is just one of the perks of Sunny Slope. The house is well maintained and I appreciated the attention to detail that the homeowners put into the beach decor. The house has everything one would need for a weekend getaway or a weeks stay. Our group was extremely pleased with and hope that we can go back again some day.
  • Submitted: Sep 13, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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Newer Oscoda Beach House, on Lake Huron, Private Sandy Beach, Right in Town
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p969093
-+1 248 4624610
Oscoda Northern Michigan
5

Wouldn't change a thing!

Wouldn't change a thing!
  • 5 of 5
We had an amazing time at Jacqui's beach house! It is super clean and has every amenity that you would need to enjoy your stay. We immediately felt at home. The beach was amazing! White soft sand all the way to the water. Great for our family (3 young children). They played in the sand all day and enjoyed the quick walks down to the waters edge. The house is very private, we had the entire beach to ourselves our entire stay. We are already looking forward to returning. Thanks Jacqui for sharing this wonderful oasis!
  • Submitted: Jul 1, 2014
  • Stayed: Jun 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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Newer Oscoda Beach House, on Lake Huron, Private Sandy Beach, Right in Town
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p969093
-+1 248 4624610
Oscoda Northern Michigan
5

OUTSTANDING BEACH PROPERTY!!!!

  • 5 of 5
Incredible upkeep and nicely updated. The beach was very impressive and the view is one of the best in Michigan. Short distance to just about all Michigan has to offer....canoeing, kayaking, antique shops, cute towns to shop, etc. We also had the experience of witnessing a brilliant full moon that lit up the beach like dawn and took our breath away. The owner is amazing with communication and puts high priority on making sure the house is pristine for each and every guest. 11/10!!!
  • Submitted: Jun 18, 2014
  • Stayed: Jun 2014
  • Source: HomeAway

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Car: not necessary

Location, location and lots of sand/beach!

Welcome to sunny slope right on lake huron in beautiful downtown Oscoda. You get the best of both worlds with this newer rental; on a quiet street off of 23 right on the sugar sand beach of lake huron and you can walk to just about everything in the area: restaurants, bars, coffee shops, dairy queen and other ice cream shops, movie theater, bowling alley, putt putt golf, hair and nail salons for a mani/pedi and the city park which has playscapes for the kids and a skateboard park/ramp. You can walk to the park along the water, only a 5 minute walk. After a nice walk in town, on your way back stop at the family video rental for a movie and/or game rental. Walk to the farmer's market on wednesdays. If you prefer, take a nice long leisure walk along beautiful lake huron or have a massage right on your own beach. Paradise.

Events: can't decide when to come, here are some events going on:

Ongoing during the summer:

Take a ride on the ausable river queen boat - weekends they have live music and a snack bar.

Free summer concerts at the oscoda beach park. Concerts run June through labor day weekend at 6:30pm.

Farmer's market on Wednesdays 9a-2pm

Visit the Wurtsmith Aviation Museum Yankee Air Force

Oscoda beach park (just a 5 minute walk along the beach)

Oscoda beach park has approximately one-thousand and twenty-five feet (1,025') of lake huron frontage and includes a skateboard park, a small basketball court, a band shell, a pavilion, children's play equipment, picnic tables and grills, benches, a bathhouse with restrooms and a paved parking area and all handicapped accessible. The bathhouse is surrounded by a sunbathing and observation deck with a lighted boardwalk leading to the south along the shoreline and linking to a streetscape pathway originating in the central business district.

The above dates and activities are subject to change by the city of Oscoda and chamber of commerce.

Farmer's Market by the Oscoda Pier on Wednesdays from May til October.

Free Summer Concerts at the Oscoda Beach Park mid June through mid August Thursday Evenings

VFW Fish Fry every Friday - Open to the Public

2014

Thurs. - Sun. 5/15-5/18: Tawas Point Birding Festival:

The Tawas Point Birding Festival (TPBF) features guided birding walks at the area’s best hotspots, programs and talks by some of Michigan’s leading wildlife experts, the Michigan Audubon bookstore, and of course, the opportunity to enjoy the company of hundreds of your fellow birders.

Sat/Sun: 6/28 - 6/29: Art on the Beach, Oscoda Beach Park

The 31st Annual Art on the Beach runs Saturday and Sunday from 9am to 4pm. Over 150 artisans display and sell handmade arts, crafts and hobbies on the shores of beautiful Lake Huron at the Oscoda Beach Park. Artists from around the country come to sell a wide variety of handmade crafts and works of art. No kit work or buy/sell items are allowed, making this a juried and true art show.

Fri. 7/4: 4th of July Parade and Fireworks:

Parade down US 23 beginning at Cedar Lake and heading south to Mill Street. at 1 pm (slated) and a fireworks display at dusk at the AuSable Shoreline Park just south of the bridge.

Fireworks can be seen from the beach.

Fri - Sun. 7/11 - 7/13: Tawas Bay SummerFest:

Wed. 7/23: HUP (Hurry Up and Paddle) Race:

GOAL: To build a canoe which will stay afloat for the entire race course in the AuSable River at Oscoda Canoe Rental & the AuSable River Store.

Sat. 7/26: 67th Annual Grayling to Oscoda Canoe Race, Finish line in Oscoda Sun. 7/27.

The AuSable River Canoe Marathon - the middle leg of the Triple Crown of Canoe Racing & often referred to as 'The World's Toughest Spectator Race!'

Sat. 8/2: Tawas Uncork'd and Untap'd: Harbor Park

Uncork’d & Untap’d on Saturday, August 2nd at the East Tawas Harbor Park from 12 to 6 PM. Patrons can indulge in Michigan Wines & Ales, experience Northeast Michigan culinary delights, enjoy unique musical talents and Free Transportation is provided to and from the 52nd Annual Tawas City Fine Arts Festival.

Sat. & Sun. 8/2 & 8/3: Tawas Waterfront Fine Arts Festival: Tawas City Park

The only fine arts festival on the Sunrise Coast of Michigan.

Sat. & Sun 8/9-8/10: Tawas Antiques on the Bay - Tawas Shoreline Park:

Come to the tent at Tawas Shoreline Park (formally Tawas City Park) on Saturday & Sunday, August 9th & 10th, 2014 for the Antiques on the Bay. The tents are filled to overflowing with antiques of all kinds for you to see and purchase

August: Sidewalk Sale Days: East Tawas

Fri-Sun 8/22-8/24: Tawas Blues by the Bay

This three day festival is filled with 9 great blues bands under a huge tent on the shore of beautiful Tawas Bay. Food, beverages and entertainment-admission is only $20 for the entire weekend! -

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Rates & Availability

Rates & Availability

From $257 Per night

Oscoda House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Early Summer 2015
May 29 2015 - Jun 11 2015
Changeover Day: Friday
3 night minimum stay
$275
From
$300
Thu,Fri,Sat
$1,650
 
 
June Summer 2015
Jun 12 2015 - Jun 25 2015
Changeover Day: Friday
7 night minimum stay
$1,800
 
 
4 Night Special 2015
Jul 6 2015 - Jul 9 2015
4 night minimum stay
$1,400
Flat fee
 
 
Peak Summer 2015
Jul 10 2015 - Sep 3 2015
7 night minimum stay
$2,300
 
 
Labor Day Weekend Special
Sep 4 2015 - Sep 6 2015
3 night minimum stay
$1,200
Flat fee
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $500
Notes No extra charge for cleaning service with all weekly rentals. Anything less then a week, cleaning fee may apply except for Labor Day Weekend Special.

WE DO NOT ALLOW ANY WEDDINGS OF ANY KIND ON THE BEACH. WEDDINGS ARE NOT INCLUDED IN RENTALS.
$225-$2250
50% deposit to reserve, balance is due 30 days prior to arrival. $500 security deposit.

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Amenities

Amenities

Oscoda House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1500 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Beach View ...
  • Beachfront ...
  • Downtown ...
  • Lake
  • Lake View ...
  • Lakefront ...
  • Town
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Garage ...
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Main floor
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , 2nd floor
  • Bathrooms are conveniently located near bedrooms.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , Faces the water
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 4 twin/ single , Faces the water
  • Master bedroom faces the water with doorwall on the main floor. Bedrooms 2 and 3 are upstairs. Bedroom 3 has 2 twin bunkbeds - sleeps 4. All bedrooms have closets.
Entertainment:
  • Air Hockey
  • Books ...
  • Books for Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player ...
  • Game Room ...
  • Games ...
  • Games for Kids
  • MP3 Dock
  • Music Library ...
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Game Console ...
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Barbecue
  • Beach Chairs
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Deck Furniture
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Porch Furniture
  • Screen Porch / Veranda
  • Tennis ...
  • Wood Deck
  • 10 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed ...
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • hunting small game
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
No smoking due to allergies, no exceptions. Minimum age to rent is 25. We do not allow pets of any kind. Thank you.

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