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The Last Resort : A Quiet & Relaxing Beachfront Getaway

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 1
Space 500 sq. ft.
Property type cabin

Overview

About the property

1 BR, 1 BA, Sleeps 6.

We are 30 miles from Silver Lake and Lake Michigan beaches. Michigan Adventures is 35 miles from our resort. We are located in a wooded, quiet area with no neighbors. The beach is sandy bottomed. We have a swimming raft with a slide. A campfire pit is next to the lake. We have two cabins, the smaller one sleeps 4 and rents for $60 a night. Same amenities in that cabin. We also have a fifth wheel that sleeps 6. It rents for $300 a week or $60 for two or more nights.

Walking trail:


Owner
Jim & Deb Driza
Member since: 2006
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
June 9, 2017

About Jim & Deb Driza

We grew up in Muskegon Michigan and bought the resort when we were newly married. We raised our three children here on our quiet little lake in the country. We have three children and three Canadian grandchildren.

Jim & Deb Driza purchased this cabin in 1982

Why Jim & Deb Driza chose Michigan

We bought the property because we fell in love with it. I was fresh out of college and had just taken my first job teaching. We had some interesting first years here.

What makes this cabin unique

We have a quiet, peaceful place with lots of outdoor benefits. A beautiful walking trail runs through the back forty acres. The beach is Sandy bottomed with a gradual decline for little ones and bigs ones too!

Amenities

Walkerville Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 500 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome ...
Location Type:
  • Beachfront
  • Lake
  • Lake View
  • Lakefront
  • Rural
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
General:
  • Fireplace ...
  • Heating ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Sofa Bed
  • Towels Provided ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Grill
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , 1 sleep sofa /futon
  • Bring your own linens Linens upon request $25 fee
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • Toys ...
Outside:
  • Boat ...
  • Boat with Paddles
  • Canoe
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Patio
  • Raft
  • Sand Box
  • Walkway to Water
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • coin laundry
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • playground
  • pond
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • snorkeling
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
We have three units available Cabin 1 sleeps 6 Cabin 2 sleeps 4 Trailer sleeps 4

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(21 traveler reviews)

The Last Resort : A Quiet & Relaxing Beachfront Getaway
average rating of 4.904762 based on 21 reviews
5

An amazing cozy getaway for everyone!

  • 5 of 5

The utmost respect to jim and deb they made everything smooth and very very hospitable the property is beautiful and it is a must do..very recommended...from fishing to boating to a nature walk sure to please...we came for our anniversary weekend and it was great!...thanks jim and deb, we will be back!

  • Submitted: Apr 16, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Wow, thank you. We appreciate your comments. Glad you enjoyed your stay and do hope you can return.
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Newaygo, MI
5

Perfect! Absolutely amazing!

  • 5 of 5

Just returned from our 2 day stay. We rented both cabins and the park trailer for a weekend family gathering. These were all clean, comfy and cozy. We enjoyed the privacy, the little beach area and the kayaks the most. In fact, now I have to buy one! Jim and Deb were very nice and accommodating! Everything we could have needed was provided (with the exception of food, towels and linens). Awesome stay! We are already looking forward to booking a trip next year! A huge thanks to Jim and Deb for helping us create some wonderful memories! Hopefully we didn't keep you up with our not so quiet and late campfires!

  • Submitted: Sep 11, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

Great Cabin at a great location!

  • 4 of 5

We stayed during the week and had a wonderful time. The location is very peaceful and quiet. The one bedroom cabin was plenty of room for our family of four. The kids loved the beach and the lake. They are a about 25 minutes from great beaches at Lake Michigan as well.

  • Submitted: Aug 10, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Wonderful Weekend

  • 5 of 5

My family and I had a great weekend stay at the Last Resort cabin. There is so much to do in the surrounding area and at the cabin itself. Jim and Deb were outstanding! Very accommodating. We would definitely stay there again and also recommend to others. Thanks Jim and Deb.

  • Submitted: Jul 28, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much for your kind words. We do hope you return as we appreciate happy customers.
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5

Wonderful getaway from it all!

  • 5 of 5

Our 11 year old and 8 year old loved the sandy beach, water activities provided and the chance to explore the natural surroundings. This was a great place to unplug and just be together without electronics. We didn't bring anything but a few games (TONS are also provided), books and outdoor play items and our 2 days was perfect. We spent much of our time at the beach, in the water or relaxing outside our cabin. Before we left our kiddos were asking us to book again soon.

Our cabin was clean and well stocked with the essentials (plates, platters, coffee pot, toaster, pans, etc). My husband enjoyed the low key charcoal grill lifestyle for 2 days so we cooked outside for almost every meal.

Thank you Jim and Deb for opening up The Last Resort as a family fun place to visit.

  • Submitted: Jul 3, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

The perfect getaway!

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I were looking for somewhere secluded and quiet to get away from city life. This was the perfect location! We stayed in the smaller cabin and it was just the cutest. It was clean and tidy. It has a comfy queen bed, kitchenette and nice bathroom. A nice living room too. The doors open in the front and back so you get a nice breeze. The view of the lake is beautiful. We spent our time using one of their 2 row boats to fish. Even our Chihuahua got out on the boat! We also had a campfire and used the provided charcoal grill to cook out. The owners are super friendly and made sure we were all set with everything we needed. If you are looking to get away from it all, this is the place to be. This is also great for kids. We don't have kids but we can see it is kid friendly. Lots of exploration and swimming for them! Also great if you have a furry friend you don't go anywhere without. We hope to come back many times in the future!

  • Submitted: Jun 15, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
40 Miles
Nearest Barpub
11 Miles
Nearest Ferry
40 Miles
Nearest Golf
30 Miles
Nearest Train
80 Miles
Nearest Motorway
20 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
11 Miles
Nearest Ski
80 Miles
Nearest Beach
25 Miles
Car: necessary

Close to Hesperia. Surrounded by National Forests. 30 miles from Silver Lake State Park and Michigan Adventure. We have a great nature trail accessible from the cabins. The trail is 1.5 miles long next to a pond, and leading through a field, pine forest and deciduous forest. Come see the natural beauty found in West Michigan.

Other Activities: Silver Lake State Park / Dunes is only 30 Miles away!

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Rates & Availability

Walkerville Cabin Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
My Standard Rate
1 night minimum stay
$60
$350
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $0

$100 deposit for reservations.
Cabin #1

Weekly Rate:
$400

Single Night
$85

Two or More nights:
$70

Cabin #2

Weekly Rate
$350

Single night
$70

Two or more nights
$60

Park trailer (Sleeps 4)

Weekly Rate
$350

Single night
$75

Two or more nights
$60
Cabin Lease*

Cabin #1
Yearly....... $5,000

Seasonal Monthly Rates:
Jun...................$1,200
Jul....................$1,500
Aug..................$1,300
Sept-May.........$1,000

**Please contact us for information about our second cabin on the site!**

*May be an additional fee for utilities
$100.00 deposit on reservations

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