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Bedrooms 1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights


About the property

Beautiful one bedroom, one bath apartment!

The Michiana Apartment #3 is available WEEKLY ONLY between Memorial Day and Labor Day. The rental schedule is from Sunday after 3:00PM through the following Sunday before 10:00AM. Off season weekend and weekday rentals are available after Labor Day with a two night minimum. Two (2) guests maximum.

The apartment has been painstakingly renovated by an award winning architect and builder with beautiful finishes and furnishings.

Absolutely perfect for a romantic escape for two!

Please see our photos, current on-line availability calendar and rates for more information. Best suited for a romantic get away for two adult guests maximum.

More Details

Property Manager
Michael Biedermann
Member since: 2000
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
August 23, 2017

About Michael Biedermann

We love South Haven!!! We live in Glenview, Illinois but consider South Haven our home away from home. When we are there we feel more relaxed. It is easier for us to focus on and enjoy spending quality time with each other and our children. We can feel anxiety, stress and blood pressure levels go down when we are there. We hope after a few days in South Haven at the Michiana, you will feel the same way.

Michael Biedermann purchased this apartment in 2004

Why Michael Biedermann chose Southwest Michigan

Location! Location! Location! We enjoy the location of the Michiana as it is so easy to walk to the South Beach Public Park as well as the less than five minute walk to all of the great shops and restaurants in downtown South Haven. Once the groceries are purchased, there is no need for your car again.

What makes this apartment unique

The Michiana was originally built in the late 1800s as a large single family home. It was then converted into four individual apartments consisting of two, two bedroom apartments and two, one bedroom apartments. Since we purchased the property in 2004, we have made a significant investment of both time and resources to update the building and individual apartments. We feel we have retained the original architectural character while providing most of today's modern conveniences. While the location is incredible, we also love the charm of the place itself. It says 'Home'!


South Haven Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 2
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
  • Romantic
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 2 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • Beautiful full bath with combination tub/shower, Kohler plumbing fixtures and natural tumbled travertine tile flooring.
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
  • Queen bed.
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • luaus
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • ski lift privileges
  • ski privileges optional
  • skiing
  • snorkeling
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Please note that there is one off street parking space for each of the four apartments behind the building. Two parking spaces are on the driveway in front of the garage and two parking spaces are on the gravel area next to the driveway. Please park your car so our other guests can pull in and back out of the driveway without hitting your car. There is on street parking on the east side of Indiana Avenue facing north right next to the Michiana. This is unrestricted parking and will ensure your ease of getting out without someone blocking you in the parking area.


Excellent! 4.7/5 -
(21 traveler reviews)

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average rating of 4.714286 based on 21 reviews

Clean, pleasant, convenient

  • 5 of 5

This little apartment was perfect for my needs. I was working in the area and found this place. Michael was a great host, very attentive and responsive to email or text. The place was very clean and bright! IThe kitchen was well stocked for cooking. The sleeping accommodations were comfortable and linens clean. Michael knew I was working long hours and assured me the other apartments would not be rented to loud, partying people. He was good at his word. The location is quiet and within walking distance to the lake and downtown South Haven. If I return to the area would surely look this place up first! Thank you, Michael!

  • Submitted: Jun 1, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Very clean, great location, Michael was very helpful and friendly!

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I stayed here and loved it. It was super clean and walking distance to everything in South Haven. We would absolutely recommend this place and look forward to staying here again soon!

  • Submitted: May 29, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Clean & close

  • 4 of 5

My husband and I have been going to South Haven for three years now. This property was very clean and in a perfect location for walking to both beach and town. The owner was very responsive.

The only thing i could suggest is a blanket for the living room.

  • Submitted: Feb 5, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Second stay at Michiana!

  • 4 of 5

We have stayed at the Michiana home twice now, once in #4 and most recently in #3 .......both were great. As many other reviewers have noted, this home on the corner of Michigan and Indiana Avenues is perfect. Once we parked our car, there was no need to move it . . . We walked everywhere: to our favorite South Haven restaurants, to the beach, etc. #3 is smaller but just fine for two people. Clean, comfortable, and attractively furnished. Loved being able to open windows in both the bedroom and living room, enjoying the refreshing flow of cool autumn air. So pleased to have found this reliable place to stay in South Haven!

  • Submitted: Oct 22, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Fun in South Haven

  • 5 of 5

Great location, short walk to dining and beach. The apartment was very nice, lots of light, and comfortable with everything we needed. We enjoyed biking on a nearby trail, eating at local restaurants, visiting the beach and river, and relaxing on the deck outside the apartment.

  • Submitted: Oct 16, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Perfect for 2!

  • 5 of 5

My fiancé and I stayed at Michigan #3 for four nights and we loved it. It was super clean, cute, and perfect for 2. It is on a quiet street but walking distance to the Main Street inSouth Haven, the harbour, and Lake Michigan. We even found a put-in for our kayak close by! We absolutely recommend the apartment and will be back!

  • Submitted: Oct 9, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
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Sherman's Dairy Bar
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"Avoid waiting long by going early or late. We also like Clementines for lunch if it is not ..."
Cafe Julia
"Great coffee and sweets. Try the "Everything Cookie"."
"Casual breakfast or lunch. We like to sit outside under the covered porch."
HawksHead Restaurant
"Our favorite place to eat in South Haven. Kind of out in the middle of nowhere but worth th..."
Phoenix Street Cafe
"Our favorite place for breakfast."
South Beach
"The South Beach is open all year from 8am-10pm. Swimming, Pier Walking, Concessions, Playgro..."
Nearest Airport
44 Miles
Kalamazoo/Battle Creek International Airport
Nearest Barpub
0.3 Miles
Clementine's, South Haven, MI
Nearest Ferry
124 Miles
S.S. Badger - Lake Michigan Carferry
Nearest Golf
6.4 Miles
Hawks Head Golf Course
Nearest Train
11.1 Miles
Amtrak Station-BAM, Railroad Street, Bangor, MI
Nearest Motorway
1.7 Miles
Interstate 196 Exit 20
Nearest Restaurant
0.3 Miles
Nearest Ski
33.5 Miles
Timber Ridge Ski Resort
Nearest Beach
0.4 Miles
South Beach Park, South Haven, Michigan
Car: recommended

The Michiana is ideally located on the Northeast corner of Michigan Avenue and Indiana Avenue. The Michiana is within a short three block walk to both South Haven's beautiful South Beach as well as all of the retail shops and restaurants in the downtown area. Once you turn off your car, you will not need to turn it on again until it is time to go home!


Rates & Availability

South Haven Apartment Rental Rates

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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Jun 25 2017 - Aug 31 2017
Changeover Day: Sunday
7 night minimum stay
Sep 1 2017 - Dec 31 2017
2 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Damage Deposit $300

Sunday after 3pm through Sunday before 10am.
Please check our current on-line calendar to see if your dates are available.
Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the manager or check their rental agreement when booking the property.