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ying wehrenberg

Member since: 2013
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Speaks: english, mandarin, Thai

Perched on the dunes overlooking Lake Michigan

12 Reviews
Sleeps9
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 5 nights

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Overview

New Buffalo House Rental Photos and Description

4 bedroom, 3.5 bathroom with amazing lakeview, private woods single house

Four bedroom contemporary house on the dune overlooking Lake Michigan in desirable Grand Beach. Million dollar views of the lake from all rooms. Three full baths, sleeps nine. Nestled on a secluded, quiet lane with great entertaining spaces both inside and out. Included in the rental are the Grand Beach amenities of a nine-hole golf course, tennis courts and children's playground.

Brand new addition with new master bedroom, new master bathroom and new deck; just finished in 2016. WiFi to stay connected, wildlife to fascinate. Enjoy the peace, serenity, and beauty in this first-class home in the dunes.

Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
ying wehrenberg (Owner)
Member since: 2013
Call Owner
Speaks: english, mandarin, Thai

About ying wehrenberg

We are a family of 4. This is our weekend house and we enjoy Grand Beach tremendously. We love to travel and always choose to do that during the summer months. So, we want to share our beautiful house with you and hope you enjoy it as much as we do.

Why ying wehrenberg chose Southwest Michigan

Unique mix of tree house in the woods and beach house. Literally walk down the steps to the private beach yet also enjoy the peace of the woods atop the dune - best of both worlds.

What makes this house unique

We fell in love with the house because of the view and secondly for the unique feeling of being in a tree house in the woods while also being at the beach.

New Buffalo is just five minutes by car and a lovely Harbor Country town with plenty of restaurants, galleries, and activities throughout the area.

Guestbook comments from the owner

"The view was beautiful and the home very comfortable... a lovely"

The view is fabulous and the house is very comfortable with a nicely renovated kitchen and baths. The beach in this area is fairly narrow, but a short walk to the north or south allowed for more area to set up 'camp'. This was a very relaxing place to stay with family.
Jul 2013
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Reviews

4.7
based on 12 traveler reviews

Perched on the dunes overlooking Lake Michigan
average rating of 4.6666665 based on 14 reviews
5

A wonderful family home

  • 5 of 5

This beautiful home was an ideal place for our Lake Michigan vacation. The views from the sun room, living/family room and the master bedroom were outstanding and relaxing. Our family of 7 adults and one child was very comfortable and my adult children enjoyed being in the downstairs bedrooms in close proximity to each other. A couple of minor issues that came up during our stay were quickly answered and remedied by the very gracious homeowner. Although beach access to Lake Michigan near the home was closed, there are several very nice beach areas nearby. I would certainly recommend this property.

  • Submitted: Aug 5, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
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Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your review. Hopefully we will have a chance to welcome you back in the future.
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Grand Beach Home

  • 4 of 5

This property was excellent accommodation for our family, and Ying was very helpful in making sure all went well. The arrangement is perfect with nice bedrooms on the first floor and gathering and eating spaces above with incredible views of the lake. The community is a lot of fun and it was easy getting on the golf and tennis courts without large crowds. Had to go a little further to get to the beach with the high water (15 minute walk or short drive to drop off kids and beach stuff), but the Oak street beach offered lots of sand and room to settle in each day. We had a great time.

Thanks,

Raff Family

  • Submitted: Jul 25, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
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Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your review. Hopefully we will have a chance to welcome you back in the future.
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5

Solitude in the trees

  • 5 of 5

Just what the doctor ordered! Peaceful and relaxing with a Zen-like feel. Perched above the lake and tucked away in the trees this home is a wonderful place to unwind and enjoy the sounds of nature while gazing out over beautiful Lake Michigan. The home with all its windows and sky lights has a bright and airy feel but still maintains a cozy comfortable atmosphere with all of the wood and stone finishes that surround the centrally located fireplace. The owners were a pleasure to deal with. They were highly communicative before, during and after our stay. Any questions or issues that we had were handled immediately and never were we made to feel like a nuisance. Wifi was strong and fast. The kitchen was well stocked. Bedrooms were comfortable and quiet. The beach is a nice walk down a picturesque flight of stairs through the woods. If you are looking for a relaxing picturesque place for your family vacation this is it!

Jason K

  • Submitted: Aug 28, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
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Owner's Response: Thank you very much for your review. I am glad that you enjoyed our place and looking forward to welcome you back in the future.
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Exceptional View

  • 4 of 5

The fantastic view is what this property is all about.

  • Submitted: Aug 9, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
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Beautiful!!!!

  • 5 of 5

What a lovely get-away. The house was clean, and recently remodeled state of the art bathrooms and kitchen. When we arrived we had difficulty with the key box, contacted the owner and immediate response. Everything worked and having the use of the fireplace, grill and laundry facilities was a nice treat. Also, having plenty of stock of the items one uses daily but don't think to bring along such as toilet paper or paper towels was greatly appreciated. The condiments in the fridge and cupboard were nice to have access too. the beach was smaller then expected, but a larger beach was not too far of a walk. After getting home my husband discovered he had left his rings on the kitchen counter. The owners quickly responded and sent the rings back to us. We loved everything about our stay, have all ready recommend and will plan to come back again soon.

  • Submitted: Sep 22, 2014
  • Stayed: Sep 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your review. I am glad that you enjoyed the time at grand beach and my place. Also, thank you for keeping the house so tidy, therefore it's a breeze to clean! We are very much looking forward to have you back in the future.
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Lovely, clean, comfortable home.

  • 4 of 5

Home was very clean, very comfortable, and has great views of the lake. It is close to shops, beaches, and very good restaurants. The nearby train affords a hassle free trip in to Chicago. We stayed here with friends for a week long vacation and enjoyed visiting New Buffalo and other nearby towns. We would definitely recommend this lovely home as a great place to stay. It is in a very quiet area and so easy to get into town. It was pleasant to sit and enjoy the views from the house or the deck. The sunsets on the beach were beautiful. Ying was very prompt in replying to our questions before our visit so we had no problems upon our arrival. We hope to return in the future for another relaxing vacation.

  • Submitted: Jul 20, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
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Owner's Response: Thank you for your nice review. We are very much looking forward to welcome you back in the future.
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Map

Nearest Airport
6.2 Miles
Nearest Barpub
8 Miles
Nearest Ferry
4 Miles
Nearest Golf
0.5 Miles
Nearest Train
4.6 Miles
Nearest Motorway
2 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
3 Miles
Nearest Beach
0.02 Miles
Car: recommended

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Rates & Availability

New Buffalo House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
high season
Jun 17 2016 - Sep 5 2016
5 night minimum stay
$650
$3,975
 
 
shoulder season
Sep 6 2016 - Oct 31 2016
3 night minimum stay
$650
$3,250
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$550
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$650
Fri,Sat
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $500
cleaning $199

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

New Buffalo House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2600 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Lakefront
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 4 - toilet
  • Both bathrooms have been completely remodeled in March 2013 with all new tiles, fixtures, lights, the works.
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double
    Bedroom 3 - 3 twin/ single , bunk bed & trundle
    Bedroom 4 - 2 twin/ single
  • All four bedrooms have lake views. Three bedrooms have brand new carpet. Master bedroom has wood floor.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • marina
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing

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