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Port New, One Block from Downtown and Public Beach

1 Review
Bedrooms 3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights


Minimum Stay
3 - 7 nights


Sister Bay House Rental Photos and Description

House, 3 Bedrooms + Loft, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 8)

Enjoy all that Sister Bay has to offer at Port New with a convenient, heart of the village location while benefiting from a large wooded home site. This well maintained, year-around rental accommodates up to eight people comfortably and affords a group the luxury of brining along a well behaved dog. Relax outside on the wrap around deck, in the hammock, or by the fire pit. This home as ample parking for a number of vehicles or even the family boat. Port New is a short walk to the wonderful Sister Bay waterfront and beach area, many restaurants, town marina, convenience items and shopping.


Fully Stocked Kitchen

Large Deck

Charcoal Grill

Cable TV/DVD/VCR/CD w/ Radio

Wireless Internet

A/C in Loft

Ceiling Fans

Stone-Wood Burning Fireplace (wood not included)

Fire Pit

Washer & Dryer

Keywords: Home

  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered

Property Manager
Door County Property Management
Member since: 2007
Speaks: english
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Calendar last updated:
October 19, 2016
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1 traveler review

Port New, One Block from Downtown and Public Beach
average rating of 4.0 based on 1 reviews
Chicago, IL

Peaceful spot yet close to town

  • 4 of 5

My husband and I stayed here with 2 other couples and found it to be the perfect size and location. We walked to Al Johnson's Swedish Restaurant most mornings for breakfast then across to the waterfront. The photos don't do the home justice. The decor of the house is lovely, there is an extremely warm gas fireplace, and the bedroom arrangements are perfect for a small family or 3 couples. The upstairs master bedroom was wonderful, with a private balcony overlooking the wooded lot. The loft area with a futon is right outside the master bedroom upstairs, so it might be good for those with small children, assuming you could block the stairs. Even with being close to town, it still feels very private and quiet. The outside deck is quite large and would be great for family meals or just enjoying the peaceful setting. There is plenty of parking for the home as well. Our only complaint was the outside "stairway" you have to climb to reach the front door, which is really just a steep mulch ramp with occasional stepping stones. This is the only way to reach the front door of the home and my 65 year old mother had some trouble traversing it. Unless the owner fixes this, it would seem something to be cautious of for those traveling with the elderly or disabled. We would highly recommend this home for young to middle age groups who want a decent size home in a location that's walking distance to downtown Sister Bay, but still crave peace & quiet.

  • Submitted: Nov 15, 2012
  • Stayed: Oct 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your thoughtful review! Yes, the home is perfectly located to walk everywhere in downtown Sister Bay, especially to Al Johnson's and the waterfront park (including the beach), yet is quiet and feels very private because of the wooded lot. Yes, the path up to the door is a little steep; some people might have trouble navigating it. The incline itself is not even as steep as a set of stairs, the footing is just a little uneven so guests do need to use caution. Thanks again for your stay and your review!
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Complete with a beautiful marina and breathtaking shoreline, delectable restaurants for every budget and palate, and opportunities for shopping and outdoor recreation, the Village of Sister Bay is northern Door County’s year-round vacation destination. Within the span of three square miles, visitors and residents enjoy a lifestyle unique to the northern end of the Door peninsula. Summers hum with a relaxed energy, while winters offer quiet beauty for reflection and renewal.

Each season offers visitors and residents plenty to do – whether your interest lies in basking on the beach, ice fishing on the frozen bay, shopping in unique boutiques, picking apples under an umbrella of golden leaves, or sampling award-winning fine or casual cuisine.

Sister Bay offers you the setting to unplug from your daily responsibilities and reconnect with family and friends.


Rates & Availability

Sister Bay House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Shoulder Season
Aug 22 2016 - Oct 31 2016
3 night minimum stay
Shoulder Season
May 25 2017 - Jun 22 2017
3 night minimum stay
Peak Season
Jun 24 2017 - Aug 18 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
Peak Season
Aug 19 2017 - Aug 21 2017
3 night minimum stay
Fall Shoulder Season
Aug 22 2017 - Oct 31 2017
3 night minimum stay
Columbus Weekend/Pumpkin Patch
Oct 6 2017 - Oct 8 2017
3 night minimum stay
Flat fee
Sister Bay Fall Festival
Oct 13 2017 - Oct 15 2017
3 night minimum stay
Flat fee
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $100 + Tax
Tax Rate 11.0%

All stays during peak season less than 1 week or overlapping designated turnover day are subject to approval.

50% down payment due within five business days of reserving.
Remainder plus taxes due two weeks prior to stay.
Payment methods: Personal check, money order, or cashier's check only.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
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Sister Bay House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Adventure
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Dining Area
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Master - 1 queen , Upstairs
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , Main Floor
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single , Main Floor
    Loft - 1 sleep sofa /futon , Queen Futon
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
  • VCR
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • sailing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing

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