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Waterfront Home on Beautiful Lake Huron

6 Reviews
Bedrooms 5
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 4 nights


Minimum Stay
3 - 4 nights


Fort Gratiot charter Township House Rental Photos and Description

House, 5 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 10)

Are you looking for a perfect place to de-stress - and still be only 45 minutes from Detroit? Then you have found the perfect place without the four hour drive north or west to enjoy the Great Lakes. The waves from Lake Huron are truly therapeutic. The sunrises are breathtaking, but the moonrises may impress you even more! Our lakefront home has everything you will need, whether you're planning an intimate retreat, cozy weekends with friends or family gatherings.

The beachfront house has 5 bedrooms (1 king, 3 queens, 2 full size beds), and 2 full bathrooms. The living room has a gas fireplace and overlooks the deck and yard down to the beach. The kitchen has everything you need to make the perfect meal, but there are several nearby restaurants if you'd rather make reservations for dinner.

The kitchen opens to the sunroom which has seating and indoor dining space. The sunroom opens to the large deck that has a built-in table for outdoor dining large enough for 10 or more. The deck has a gas grill and seating area.

If you like to golf, there are 4 golf courses within a 20 minute drive. Downtown Port Huron is a 10 minute drive to the south offering beautiful riverfront dining, bike rentals, river/lake boat cruises. Casino gambling is across the river from Port Huron in Sarnia Canada. Historic Lexington is a 20 minute drive to the north. Lexington has a beautiful harbor, boat launch, excellent dining, quaint shops, and fishing charters. Lexington also offers weekly entertainment with free outdoor concerts and national performers at Lexington Theater.

There are several parks nearby, including Ft. Gratiot (walking distance) and Lakeport State Park Campground (a five minute drive away). Biking trails in area.

There is a cleaning fee of $125.00

Keywords: waterfront home, Lake Huron, sandy beach

More Details
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered

Todd & Pam Sexton
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
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Calendar last updated:
September 21, 2016
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About Todd & Pam Sexton

I grew up spending summers in Port Huron as a kid at my Grandmother's place. After she passed away my wife and I wanted that same experience for our three daughters so we were fortunate enough to buy the "Lakehouse". Now when we are unable to use it we like to share it with those who love Port Huron as much we do.

Todd & Pam Sexton purchased this house in 1994

Why Todd & Pam Sexton chose Michigan

Port Huron is a beautiful vacation spot, yet close enough to get away without the travel hassle of a trip up north.

What makes this house unique

Swimming, boating, jet-skiing, snorkeling, ship-wreck diving, kayaking, body-surfing, bonfires, sunrises, moonrises, watching the ships go by on the horizon and of course hanging out on the beautiful sandy beach.


based on 6 traveler reviews

Waterfront Home on Beautiful Lake Huron
average rating of 4.5 based on 6 reviews

Great Lake House

  • 5 of 5

Have stayed at this rental repeated summers. A very clean, relaxing and beautiful rental. One of the best rentals in the area. Our family looks forward to our next relaxing stay!

  • Submitted: Jan 11, 2012
  • Stayed: Jul 2011
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4 1
Commerce Twp., Mi. USA

A week in paradise

  • 5 of 5

Our stay here was an amazing week filled with sunshine, family and lot's of fun. The house was exceptionally clean and very accomodating for our large family. I loved seeing the sun rise every morning over the lake with a cup of coffee in my hands and total that's a way to start your day...if you're a morning Views from the deck are absolutely gorgeous all day long and at times you think you are looking at the Caribbean Sea. We cannot wait to book this beautiful home again this year.

  • Submitted: Jan 10, 2012
  • Stayed: Aug 2011
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4 1
Ann Arbor, Michigan

All it's advertised and more

  • 5 of 5

Our family had the most wonderful week on the lake! My brother and I brought our spouses and children to treat our parents to a wedding anniversary and this was a perfect setting. Everything we needed was right there for our event.

  • Submitted: Jan 9, 2012
  • Stayed: Aug 2011
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5 1
Redford, Michigan

Sunrises to die for

  • 5 of 5

I am an early riser and there isn't a better site than the sun rising over Lake Huron. The house is great for family gatherings!

  • Submitted: Jan 9, 2012
  • Stayed: Jul 2010
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful beach

  • 5 of 5

Three generations in our family loved this home!

  • Submitted: Jan 9, 2012
  • Stayed: Jul 2010
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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3 1
Asheville, NC

Not Clean

  • 2 of 5

This rental is in a great location, but was dirty, top to bottom, (except linens) and the owners declined to refund a cleaning deposit after we spent hours cleaning to get to an acceptable level to cook and have guests.

  • Submitted: Dec 27, 2010
  • Stayed: Nov 2010
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Bring Your Own Boat - Boat Launches Available in Port Huron and Lexington

Launch Your Jet Ski on the Beach directly in front of the house.


Rates & Availability

Fort Gratiot charter Township House Rental Rates

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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Sep 6 2016 - Jan 31 2017
3 night minimum stay
Feb 1 2017 - Mar 19 2017
3 night minimum stay
Mar 20 2017 - May 21 2017
3 night minimum stay
May 22 2017 - Sep 4 2017
4 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $500
Pet Fee $150
Cleaning $150

Each additional guest exceeding ten adds 45.00 per night per guest, limit two additional guests per night.
Summer rentals less than seven days allowed Monday through Thursday only. No Friday or Saturday stays allowed for rentals less than seven days.

50% due 90 days prior to arrival; Remaining 50% due 45 days prior to arrival. Returning guests making reservations for the following year will receive $100.00 off their weekly rental.

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Fort Gratiot charter Township House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Beachfront
  • Lakefront ...
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Computer Available ...
  • Gas Fireplace ...
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • Main level bathroom has tub and shower. lower level bathroom has shower only.
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 5 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 2 double
    Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 king
    Bedroom 4 - 1 queen
  • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (3), Double Beds (2),
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered ...
  • cinemas
  • duty free shops
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • miniature golf
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Fire Pit on Beach with numerous benches and adirondacks to enjoy the evening's bonfire while star gazing or watching the moonrise.

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