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Close to private beach and downtown

5 Reviews
Bedrooms 3
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 nights

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Union Pier Cottage Rental Photos and Description

Three bedroom, 1 full bathroom, sleeps 6

Tucked away in a wooded backdrop is this Union Pier charmer. The perfect retreat for a small group on a budget. Your will love the giant lot this home is on and less than 0.3 miles to a Lake Michigan private beach. Kick back at night in your private hot tub and gaze at the stars! All the amenities you would expect in a quality rental like air conditioning, internet, cable, washer/dryer, gas grill, and more! Close to everything Harbor Country has to offer!

  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed

Property Manager
Light Harbor Rentals
Member since: 2006
Speaks: english
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Calendar last updated:
August 7, 2016
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based on 5 traveler reviews

Close to private beach and downtown
average rating of 4.2 based on 5 reviews

Great location for a trip to Union Pier

  • 4 of 5

We had a fun extended weekend staying here. The location was great--about a 5 minute walk to the beach and not far from downtown Union Pier. Very quick drive south to New Buffalo or north to the Dunes/Sawyer area.

The house itself is quirky but functional. The 3rd bedroom (porch area) doesn't have curtains covering the full windows, so we weren't able to us it for sleeping -- it was very bright in the early morning. The other 2 bedrooms were good and had nice bedding, etc. Nice family room area and dining room area. The kitchen was small but functional. The bathroom was nothing special but, again, functional. We loved the hot tub, air conditioning, and reliable internet! The yard is in need of some TLC, but was fun for the kids to run around in.

Jason was great to deal with. He answered all my questions, had a bottle of wine waiting for us at the house, etc. The dryer wasn't working and he had a repairman out the next day. Unfortunately it wasn't able to be fixed while we were there, but those things happen.

If you're looking for a functional house with standard amenities that won't kill the budget, this was definitely a good choice. Our family had a blast.

  • Submitted: Sep 7, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: A great house close to an association beach!
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Small house but big on charm

  • 4 of 5

House was set up nicely for kids with games and crayons. The hot tub was a great addition. The house has all the old home charm. Bathroom was a little small but we made it work.

  • Submitted: Aug 31, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Great value close to private beach!
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Lovely cottage in the woods. I could live here indefinitely.

  • 5 of 5

Our family only could have a shorter vacation. I was so glad to find a comfortable, we'll equipped cottage with nice private beach access for a shorter summer stay. Loved it! Especially the hot tub!

  • Submitted: Aug 3, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Still some times open for summer 2016!
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Good location and great beach.

  • 4 of 5

Good location and the beach was great. The property was great and the hot tub worked well and was a nice touch. I would stay here again. Perfect for our family of 4.

  • Submitted: Jul 29, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Still times available for summer 2016! Great beach and house at a fair price.
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Relaxing family retreat

  • 4 of 5

Family of 4 stayed for a week. We had plenty of space to stretch out and relax. The house and furnishings are as nice as the photographs appear. We enjoyed walking to the beach to swim everyday. The beach is fantastic. We brought our own bikes and rode into town a few times, and that was great too. On the weekend there's farmer's market about half mile away which was really nice. Local produce is AMAZING! It's an easy car ride to any of the local attractions. The only downside was the lack of a dishwasher. We didn't think to check in advance if the place had one before we arrived, but it didn't stop us from preparing home cooked meals daily. We would stay again if the opportunity presents itself.

  • Submitted: Apr 4, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: A great rental at an even better price! Book today!
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Union Pier Cottage Rental Rates

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Cleaning $150
Tax Rate 6.0%

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Union Pier Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single , This is part of porch
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub

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