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Key Lime Cottage. Fabulous Views!! 15 Second, Level Stroll to North Beach

Bedrooms 3
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Washing Machine
  • Outdoor Grill
  • non smoking only
  • Air Conditioning
  • children welcome


About the property

3 Bedrooms, 1 Bath, Sleeps 6 & Air Conditioning. Views! Views! Views!


Key Lime is your perfect Summer escape! A classic beach house located right on North Beach. The cottage is less than a 15 second, level walk to the sugar sand beach and Lake Michigan.

Fantastic Views from the Living Room and Outdoor Spaces.

Decorated in cottage chic style with a contemporary flair the cottage has all the charm and comfort of a vintage Michigan cottage. The cottage is well-maintained, non-smoking, nicely appointed, yet a comfortable “beach house” with air conditioning and all the amenities you expect.

Key Lime Cottage sleeps 7 in 3 bedrooms. 1 bedroom has a queen bed, the 2nd a double bed and the 3rd bedroom has bunk beds, for kids only. A kid's cot is provided for a little one. A laundry facility is included for your convenience.

South Haven has a lovely lifestyle, much of it is lived outdoors. The patios at Key Lime Cottage are the perfect places to enjoy it all. Just sit and sip your morning coffee, enjoy alfresco dining on the side patio and roast marshmallows for dessert out back.

South Haven: South Haven is a 200 year old port town that hums with family-friendly activities all through the year. The famous lighthouse welcomes guests to the shores of our sugar sand beaches. Great shopping, trendy restaurants and of course the beach, means you will never be at a loss for things to do. South Haven has many cultural, culinary and entertainment offerings to lure the visitor off the beach, too. Local wineries, expeditions up the river and our many festivals highlight the best that South Haven has to offer.

Summer in South Haven where all the rituals of summers past are still present—you can walk or bike anywhere, there are plenty of places to buy ice cream, and the long, sunny afternoons mean playing on the beach, or fishing in the Lake or River.

For over 100 years visitors have been vacationing in the homes and cottages of South Haven. Key Lime Cottage continues this great tradition by providing an exciting beach house experience for our guests.

Come, sample the essence of South Haven:

it’s history, flavor, watercolor sunsets and so much more.

More Details

Property Manager
Debbie Masterson
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
March 23, 2017


South Haven Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 850 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy 6
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Beach ...
  • Beachfront
  • Lakefront ...
  • Waterfront
  • Waterfront
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Air Conditioning
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking On Street
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single , bunk beds
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
  • Three Charming bedrooms will accommodate 6 adults.
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Video Library
  • Barbecue
  • Child's Swing
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Patio
  • Porch / Veranda
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • forests
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • snorkeling
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing


5/5 -
(3 traveler reviews)

Key Lime Cottage. Fabulous Views!! 15 Second, Level Stroll to North Beach
average rating of 5.0 based on 3 reviews

A great cottage for a family vacation!

  • 5 of 5

My family has stayed at the Key Lime for the past three summers and we couldn’t be happier! The ability to easily go back and forth between the beach and cottage for lunch, naps, or breaks, the quick level walk to the beach, the quite street location, and the unobstructed views from the front windows make the Key Lime an ideal location for grandkids, grandparents, and everyone in-between. The cottage is thematic, cozy, inviting, and provides a wonderful lake living experience. The beds are comfortable, the living area is spacious for a cottage, and the two large outdoor patios are perfect for grilling and dining al fresco. The Key Lime is within walking distance of water rental shops for the active beachgoers, the downtown stores and restaurants for those wanting to venture off the sand, and coffee shops and bakeries for morning people. Debbie is great to work with and the permanent North Beach residents are friendly and social. We love the Key Lime and it has been the source of many great memories for our family. We’ll be back next summer!

  • Submitted: Aug 2, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Perfect cottage for a girls weekend getaway

  • 5 of 5

Wonderful cottage steps from the beach. Debbie was a gracious host and the cottage was well appointed with all the necessities and extras to make your stay great. Definately will recommend to others and will be back.

  • Submitted: Jun 8, 2015
  • Stayed: May 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Many thanks, Rebecca. We are happy to hear you and your friends had a wonderful time at Key Lime Cottage. It's the perfect getaway location. We have retained the special appointments of a vintage North Beach cottage while renovating it to modern standards. The Views from the living areas and outdoor patios are incredible. Beach, turquoise waters and endless Michigan skies. That’s what guests come to love while at Key Lime. We’re always happy to hear our guests experience was “5 Star”. Girls Weekend or Family Getaway. Key Lime Cottage is the perfect spot for all. Many thanks
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Chicago, IL

Charming, Beachside Location, Very Clean

  • 5 of 5

Wow! What a wonderful surprise. First time we have ever used an internet site to locate a vacation house so we weren't sure if everything would be OK. Key Lime exceeded all our expectations! Right on the beach with great views. The cottage was decorated like a beach cottage should be. So clean, so cute, so convenient. Great customer service. Everything was as the manager said it would be. We are coming back. Thank you!

  • Submitted: Jun 13, 2011
  • Stayed: Jun 2011
  • Source: HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

South Haven Cottage Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Memorial Day
May 26 2017 - May 29 2017
3 night minimum stay
May 30-June 10
May 30 2017 - Jun 10 2017
2 night minimum stay
June 11 to June 18
Jun 11 2017 - Jun 17 2017
3 night minimum stay
June 18 to June 25
Jun 18 2017 - Jun 24 2017
3 night minimum stay
June 25 to July 2
Jun 25 2017 - Jul 1 2017
3 night minimum stay
July 23 to July 30
Jul 22 2017 - Jul 28 2017
7 night minimum stay
August 6 to August 13
Aug 5 2017 - Aug 11 2017
7 night minimum stay
August 13 to August 20
Aug 12 2017 - Aug 18 2017
7 night minimum stay
August 20 to August 27
Aug 20 2017 - Aug 26 2017
3 night minimum stay
5 Nights Available
Aug 27 2017 - Aug 31 2017
3 night minimum stay
Labor Day
Sep 1 2017 - Sep 3 2017
3 night minimum stay
Flat fee
Sep 4 2017 - Sep 23 2017
2 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning 6 days or less $100
Refundable damage deposit $500
$0 Cleaning full week $0

Less than weekly rental requires a housekeeping fee of $100.00

$500.00 Refundable Security Deposit Required.

FOR YOUR PROTECTION...Before booking the property, you should call the published phone number on the property listing and speak with the owner or property manager to confirm your reservation and payment details.

No contract is valid until guest calls and speaks with me personally at 314-602-1670... the number published here.

50% Rental Fee Deposit due with signed contract at reservation.
Remaining 50% of Rental Fee plus $500.00 Security Deposit due 30 days prior to rental week.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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Nearest Airport
8 Miles
Private Aviation. South Haven Airport
Nearest Barpub
0.5 Miles
within easy walkiing distance
Nearest Train
10 Miles
Nearest Motorway
4 Miles
Hwy 196 and Phoenix Road
Nearest Restaurant
0.5 Miles
within easy walking distance
Nearest Beach
0.01 Miles
Right on the Beach!
Car: not necessary

Located in South Haven, Michigan, Key Lime Cottage is a comfortable drive from most midwestern cities.

6 hours from St. Louis, 2 1/2 hrs. from Chicago, 3 1/2 hrs. from Indianapolis and 2 1/2 hrs. from Ann Arbor.

Please see our other beach home, Sailview House, sleeping 12, located right on North Beach. To preview Sailview House just enter property number 330452 on this web-site.


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