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Dream Home borders State Park with Private Sand Beach: Oct 1st-6th discounted!

Sleeps12
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Space 4,000 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

3/4 bedrooms, 2.5 bathrooms, sleeps 12

I am excited to tell you about a truly 'one of a kind' location in Door County with a 'one of a kind' home! On the 'Quiet Side' of Door County there is a 'Dream Home' that is literally on the borderline of the Whitefish Dunes State Park. The views are nothing short of amazing. As you look out the large picture windows and skylights you will see beautiful white birch trees, an assortment of evergreen trees, huge sand dunes and a variety of wildlife including birds and whitetail deer.

Imagine.. a beautiful 4000 Square Foot Custom Built Home - with lots and lots of big windows and skylights - that is built on the borderline of a State Park. Our home is nicely nestled in the Woods on top a huge Sand Dune that OVERLOOKS beautiful Lake Michigan. Our home is not on the water - you will need to take a 3 minute walk down our driveway then a short venture on a path through the woods to get our beautiful Sand Beach. The sand on the beach is so clean that it 'squeaks' when you walk on it. You will absolutely love our beach! Relax and build sand castles with your kids.

House Details: When you are not out hiking trails or walking the beach relax in a vacation home that is ideal for large groups of family members and friends. Use 3 bedrooms, 1-2 'open concept' bedrooms, 2 1/2 baths and sleeping for 12-17 adults and children.

While you relax in the great room by the Fireplace your kids or friends can socialize in the rec room with Ping Pong, Card Table, and Wireless Internet. Enjoy a family meal in our sun room with seating for up to 10 and 3 more at the snack bar.

Relax with a book in the cozy den area. Have a nice dinner using our charcoal grill off our back deck with incredible views of the woods and huge sand dunes. Visit the Crow’s Nest to get away from it all and take in the awesome views of Lake Michigan & the Park!

The Door County Dream Home and the surrounding area will call you back year after year.

More Details

Owner
Fred Suchy
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
October 23, 2017

About Fred Suchy

My name is Fred - the owner and rental manager. I will answer any questions you may have now and I will also be your 'goto' person during your stay. I spend every Summer of my life in this area and I still can't get enough. Welcome to our 'Slice of Heaven' in Door County.

Fred Suchy purchased this house in 1995

Why Fred Suchy chose Door County

This property has been in our family since my dad purchased it during Word War II. Our location is the ABSOLUTE BEST bordering the Whitefish Dunes State Park with a private Sand Beah.

What makes this house unique

Just imagine a Home built in a beautiful State Park. Incredible views with the sounds of the waves crashing at night. If you are adventurous, climb up to the Crow's Nest for incredible views of the State Park and Lake Michigan.

Amenities

Sturgeon Bay House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 4000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • pets considered
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach ...
  • Lake ...
  • Ski in/Ski out ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Garage
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Living Area
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Vacuum System
  • Washing Machine
  • Water Cooler
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 13 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , jetted tub , Master Bathroom
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Parkside Bathroom
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , Laundry Room
  • The Master Bath has a 2-person whirlpool and an excellent view of the Park The Parkside Bedroom has a nice view of the Park
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , Master Bedroom
    Bedroom 2 - 2 double , Lakeside Bedroom
    Bedroom 3 - 1 double , 2 twin/ single , Parkside Bedroom
    Bedroom 4 - 1 double , Loft Area Bed
  • The Master Bedroom has a nice walk-in closet. The bed is positioned underneath a sky lite. The Lake Side Bedroom is set up like a Hotel Room with 2 Double Beds The Park Side Bedroom has a private deck and awesome views of the Park The Loft Area provides an open concept bedroom that is semi-private
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room ...
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Barbecue
  • Beach Chairs
  • Crow's Nest
  • Large Cooler
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Patio
  • Sand Box
  • Walkway to Water
  • Wood Deck
  • 8 garden chairs
  • 2 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Whirlpool
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • skiing
  • snorkeling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Our home is fully furnished with all the supplies you will need. It is typically rented on a 'housekeeping' basis meaning that you will need to 'leave it as you found it' and you will need to bring your own personal items (sheets, towels, toiletries). A cleaning service and linen service are both available at an additional charge.

Reviews

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Dream Home borders State Park with Private Sand Beach: Oct 1st-6th discounted!
average rating of 4.5625 based on 32 reviews
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Great property!

  • 5 of 5

Couldn't have asked for a better place. Had a great weekend with the guys here and definitely recommend staying here. Awesome fire pit area, grill, fireplace inside, ping pong table, crows nest and deck. I would suggest if you plan to play ping pong bring your own paddles, which the owner did warn me of. Absolutely no complaints here. On top of that the owner responds very quickly to any questions you may have which is great.

  • Submitted: May 11, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Door County Vacation

  • 5 of 5

This lovely home was very spacious and had room for all of us, especially enjoyed the back deck. Our favorite part was the beach. I could never have imagined a beach as beautiful on Lake Michigan! Water was crystal clear, beautiful sand, no seaweeds and no rocks. It was a bit tricky getting to it, but we all managed. Would definitely come back again! Especially enjoyed the thoughtful welcome basket of goodies! Thanks!

  • Submitted: Aug 7, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Wonder house, great site next to the parks and lake.

  • 5 of 5

House offers lots of amenities and well equipped kitchen. We enjoyed walking to the beach and hiking in the parks. Great place to stay, looking ahead to another vacation and would definitely stay here again.

  • Submitted: Apr 17, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Our First Trip to Door County

  • 5 of 5

This is a beautiful rental property that I would recommend to others that visit Door County. The home was exactly as described on the website and very clean upon our arrival. The owner was very helpful prior to and during our stay. We had never built a fire in a real fireplace so he sent us a video with instructions. We took many walks on the beach and into the dunes park. What a gorgeous park! The is a very nice restaurant - Glidden Lodge - just a mile or so away. In our first trip to Door County we found a beautiful home and a wonderful location. Our security depost was prompty returned after our stay.

  • Submitted: Mar 17, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
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5

A Dream Location on the Park

  • 5 of 5

The location of this property is very unique because your "back yard" is a park. Although there are just partial views of Lake Michigan there are some beautiful views of the sand dunes, birch trees and evergreen trees. Our group of 10 adults had plenty of room and enjoyed playing ping pong, relaxing by the fireplace and making some awesome meals - the dining table is just big enough for our entire group to sit around. If you enjoy nature, hiking and walks on the beaches of Lake Michigan you will love this home and location. Upon our arrival the home was very clean. We did have 1 small issue with running the whirlpool BUT within 10 minutes of contacting the owner our problem was problem was promptly solved. I would recommend this home - we have already booked our next stay in the Fall.

  • Submitted: Feb 28, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
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Beautiful home and surroundings, plenty of room for our combined family 12.

  • 4 of 5

We enjoyed the hills to sled on and the icy beach was neat for pictures, we enjoyed the Eagles Nest and the fireplace. Plenty of spaces for some to have quiet time and others to play games. Would recommend it for others. May consider it for a acrapbooking weekend with the ladies.

  • Submitted: Jan 16, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
60 Miles
Green Bay Airport
Nearest Ferry
60 Miles
Manitowoc
Nearest Train
60 Miles
Green Bay
Nearest Motorway
3 Miles
Highway 57
Nearest Beach
500 Metres
Private Beach
Car: recommended

The local area offers the trails and the beach of the Whitefish Dunes State Park and Cave Point Park. The best beach in all of Door County is a 2-3 minute walk down our Dune. Fine Dining is just 1.5 miles away at Glidden Lodge. A Rustic Restaurant - Bar is great for Burgers and Beers and is just 1 mile away. All the quaint shops and restaurants with 'Fish Boils' in Door County are just 15 minutes away.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

PET FEE: Per Day Per Pet $10 + Tax
MINIMUM CLEANING FEE $75 + Tax
Refundable damage deposit $500
Tax Rate 11.0%

Cancellation Policy: If you wish to cancel for any reason your down payment will be returned as soon as the time frame cancelled has been re-rented. If the time period does not re-rent you will be provided with a credit that can be used on a future rental within the following year.

Fall Rates are based on groups of up to 8. There is an additional fee of $15 per person per night beyond 8 for all FALL rentals

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.