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Quiet, Peaceful Haven, both family and pet friendly

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview


Details
Property
house
Sleeps
8
Bedrooms
2
Bathrooms
1
Minimum Stay
2 nights

Description

Lexington House Rental Photos and Description

Sleeps up to 8 (6 comfortably) 2 bedroom 1 Bath, just steps from the beach

As you can see in the pictures this home is a spacious open concept custom layout. Amenities include Air conditioning, fully functional kitchen, Laundry facilities, gas fireplace for those chilly post beach evenings, large 80'x100' lot with fire cage and supply of firewood for an evening around the camp fire. Parking for 2 cars. 2 bicycles and propane barbeque.

Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered

Owner
Wayne or Marilyn Baker
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
May 16, 2016
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About Wayne or Marilyn Baker

When my wife and I first purchased this property, we thought a bit of decorating and sprucing up and voila, a great place for us to get away to. No Such luck. After taking possession and doing more substantive investigation, we soon discovered that the small dip in the floor was crumbling supports. Thus after significant soul searching, we embarked on a 3 year project to totally remove all bad and rotting components, and replace with new and modern. With the help of a couple of local guys, one of whom is our neighbour, and every weekend and holiday available to us over the past three years, we have created a haven we would like to share.

Wayne or Marilyn Baker purchased this house in 2010

Why Wayne or Marilyn Baker chose Eastern Michigan

We fell in love with the area. We love the proximity to the Lake. It is an excellent location for young families, the water is far enough away that youngsters won't be tempted to explore unattended, yet close enough that one can make multiple trips to the beach and not be bothered by it.

What makes this house unique

We have poured our heart and souls into this home over the past three years. We love the unique character of the home, from the old shade trees in the front yard to the view of the lake. From the cathedral ceiling in the living room, to the roomy openness of the living area. Come stay and see what we mean.

Reviews

Excellent! 4.4/5 -
(9 traveler reviews)

Quiet, Peaceful Haven, both family and pet friendly
average rating of 4.4444447 based on 9 reviews
5

Relaxing, piture perfect settings

  • 5 of 5

Lex-Haven was the PERFECT romantic get away. The Bakers were super friendly and built a picnic table the day of our arrival. I can't wait to go back to this house. It was like we were in a Romantic Movie with the way this place is. Thank you Bakers for letting us use this romantic palace

  • Submitted: May 31, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

The home was so clean and beautifully updated.

  • 5 of 5

We were fortunate to have great, warm weather for the end of Sept. Short walk to the water and the neighborhood was quiet. Unfortunately, I could not hear the waves from the property, but that was OK. I felt the owners were great to work with. Only concern is had to mail pmt to Canada and that created a delay in postal processing between US and CA border. Nobody warned of this fact.

  • Submitted: Feb 19, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Clinton twp michigan
5

Debbie and Doug form Clinton Township MI

  • 5 of 5

Super place. My husband I just got back from a weekend stay here. We went to the tree lighting in downtown lexington. We had so much fun with our family and friends. The cottage was gorgeous!!! We will be booking this place for sure in the future. Thanks Maryln and Bill!!

  • Submitted: Dec 6, 2015
  • Stayed: Dec 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Absolutely perfect!!

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at the cottage for 8 nights, because 7 was just not enough. The cottage is beautiful inside. I loved the way it is decorated. This was our first vacation in over six years, due to my son's medical conditions. And we were very happy with where were we picked to go. It was perfect. The area is so calm and peaceful. And the kids loved the beach.

  • Submitted: Sep 1, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Garden City
5

Will Defiately Say Again

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I stayed for a week with my daughter, grandson and our little Jack Russell, Lucie.

We had an excellent time! The property was in great shape with newer appliances and fixtures.

We rode bikes around the neighborhood, grilled out 2 nights and used the cottage as a base to explore the area.

There was plenty of room for us in the spacious living area and kitchen. We will definitely consider this cottage again when we are vacationing in the area.

Thanks Wayne and Marilyn.

  • Submitted: Sep 20, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Beautiful! The perfect escape

  • 5 of 5

This was the perfect getaway, we cannot wait to go again. The only complaint is we didn't stay long enough! The house was open and updated and stocked with anything you need. The neighborhood really gave the up north feel lots if nature and beautiful houses. And the best part was the beach was right there. The owners was so easy and pleasant to deal with. Can't say it enough we loved our getaway and cannot wait to go back!!

  • Submitted: Jun 23, 2014
  • Stayed: Jun 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Car: necessary

Friday night music in the harbour in Lexington, Saturday night music in the park in nearby Port Sanilac. Bowling alley is a short walk away. Ample opportunities for Garage Sale hunting or Antiquing, including the 100 mile garage sale in mid August. Ample opportunity to spend time on the beach less than a 5 minute walk away. One can always spend a nice evening at the Barn Theatre in nearby Port Sanilac, or enjoy the experience of a Drive-In Movie about 25 minutes away by Sandusky. Not to mention the many and varied dining opportunities in and around the area.

Rates & Availability

Lexington House 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
2 night minimum stay
$135
From
$135
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
$805
$3,000
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $350

The owner reserves the right to cancel a booking at the owners discretion with full refund of deposit and security deposit.

Require 50% deposit upon acceptance of booking, along with $350.00 returnable security deposit. Deposit is refundable if booking canceled up to 30 days prior to occupancy. less than 30 days notice deposit is forfeit.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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Amenities

Lexington House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1400 sq. ft.
  • 1 story
Location Type:
  • Beach ...
  • Downtown ...
  • Lake ...
  • Rural ...
  • Village ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • Bathroom has a walk-in shower, and a separate counter besides the vanity
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • master bedroom - 1 queen
    Second bedroom - 1 double
    Living Room - 2 sleep sofa /futon , Two pull out couches both are doubles
  • Master bedroom has a queen bed and dresser, second bedroom has double bed and dresser, both bedrooms have closets and stocked with extra linen
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Television ...
  • Toys
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Bicycles
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • festivals
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • swimming

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