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Bob Sievers

Member since: 2010
Speaks: english

Secluded Modern Home 1 Block from Lake Michigan 10 Minutes from Saugatuck

41 Reviews
Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

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Overview

Southwest Michigan House Rental Photos and Description

House, 3 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 6)

Contemporary home located on 1.5 wooded acres 1 block from lake Michigan, just south of Saugatuck/Douglas. We are located approximately 1.5 miles north of the Fennville Exit (34) right off of Lakeshore Drive.

The home is very modern with vaulted ceilings and large windows facing the woods. Modern kitchen with Stainless Steel appliances and Corian countertops. Full media center with 50' Plasma TV, surround sound stereo and apple tv. Brand new mid century modern style furniture with plenty of room for everyone to sit and relax. We have plenty of board and yard games to keep you busy on those days your not out exploring nearby Saugatuck/ Douglas or off to The Vineyard or Cranes orchard a few miles away.

This home has 3 bedrooms. 2 bedrooms on the first floor (queen beds) with shared bath and master bedroom on second floor(king) with private bath and balcony. All bedrooms have new Beautyrest mattresses

Great outdoor space with 300 sq ft covered porch adjoining wrap around deck with hot tub that can accommodate 6 adults. The lot is heavily wooded allowing you great privacy.

The home is right around the corner from Lake Michigan. Walk to the end of the street to see the stunning Lake Michigan sunsets or take a walk or bike ride up Lake Shore drive. A public beach with parking is just down the road.

The home is set in the woods and very secluded. If you are looking for a place to get away and relax with friends or family this is the place.

Keywords: Modern, hot tub, beach access, wooded, secluded

More Details
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
Bob Sievers (Owner)
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english

Why Bob Sievers chose Southwest Michigan

We have been coming to the area for several years and have always enjoyed the small town atmosphere. We looked for over a year for the perfect place to build our vacation home. We love the closeness to the beach as well as the privacy of the woods. We love the fact that you can have just as much fun staying at the house all week but if you want to go out or have a nice dinner Saugatuck is a short drive away.

What makes this house unique

What we enjoy most is the peacefulness of the house. The views of the woods are very relaxing and we love walking along the lakeshore or going to the beach.

Reviews

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based on 41 traveler reviews

Secluded Modern Home 1 Block from Lake Michigan 10 Minutes from Saugatuck
average rating of 4.9512196 based on 41 reviews
5

Secluded Amazing Retreat

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful Memorial Day weekend at Butternut Pines. The house is perfect, clean, modern and had everything we needed. We loved the privacy and the incredible views through all the windows... trees trees everywhere. The only thing we had trouble with was finding the private beach area but after reading the manual provided it was fairly straight forward and we enjoyed long sunset walks on the beach. We will definitely be back!

  • Submitted: Jun 5, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Cozy, beautiful stay

  • 5 of 5

Everything about this place is to help you stay in and relax. I especially appreciated the comfortable beds, well-stocked kitchen and sleek design that made cooking and sitting by the fireplace enjoyable and stress-free. My guests had ample opportunities to chose from: antique shopping, hot tubbing, beach walking, nearby hiking and Salt of the Earth if they got really hungry and tired of cooking. The view from the windows is wooded and dreamy with peaks of the endless water stretching behind the trees. The place was clean, directions for entry and exit were clear, and modern appliances made it easy to keep things clean without spending much time. I'd definitely go back. I loved the artwork, layout and linens. Until next time, Fennville!

  • Submitted: Mar 7, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Great Experience

  • 5 of 5

Lovely home. The fireplace and the winter views made it feel like a true getaway. The owners are responsive and will take good care of you!

  • Submitted: Jan 25, 2016
  • Stayed: Jan 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wonderful experience!

  • 5 of 5

This is our second time renting this house and we will be back. Perfect for groups (4-6 people) with all of the amenities you need for a weekend away. The house is modern, clean, roomy, and well stocked. We love being able to use the fireplace and relax in the hot tub in a wooded lot near Lake Michigan. I highly recommend this house unless it interferes with us renting it. :)

  • Submitted: Dec 10, 2015
  • Stayed: Dec 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Perfect Setting

  • 5 of 5

This was the third year my friends and I decided to rent Butternut Pines for a weekend getaway. As in years past, we had the best time. The house is equipped with everything we need: a fireplace, hot tub, plenty of lounging space, and a great kitchen. We really love how secluded the house is, and that the beach is just a short walk down the road. It's the perfect location! Highly recommend.

  • Submitted: Nov 12, 2015
  • Stayed: Oct 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wonderful House

  • 5 of 5

The house in autumn is spectacular. It was almost like a postcard with the leaves changing colors. The house is perfect, too. I highly recommend it.

  • Submitted: Nov 7, 2015
  • Stayed: Oct 2015
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Map

Nearest Motorway
1.5 Miles
I-196
Nearest Beach
1.7 Miles
Pier Cove
Car: recommended

Winery, Dune rides, Beach

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Rates & Availability

Fennville House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Late summer
Jul 8 2016 - Sep 1 2016
7 night minimum stay
$2,800
 
 
labor day weekend
Sep 2 2016 - Sep 4 2016
3 night minimum stay
$1,500
Flat fee
 
 
Fall
Sep 5 2016 - Nov 1 2016
3 night minimum stay
$375
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$400
$2,600
 

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $20
Refundable damage deposit $250
Tax Rate 6.0%

Rates are subject to change, please email us to verify rates

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Amenities

Southwest Michigan House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1700 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Lake View ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Free Long Distance
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • Master bath has a shower with 2 sinks, Main bath has tub/shower with 1 sink
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • King size beds (1) 1 king beautyrest mattress, Queen size Beds (1) 2- queen beautyrest mattresses
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Video Game Console ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • boating
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
Notes:
hybrid tank-less water heater for endless hot water, Outdoor shower

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