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Minutes from Cedar Point and Footsteps from the Waterfront

Sleeps10
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

House, 3 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 1 Bath, (Sleeps 6-10)

Conveniently located 1/4 mile from the Cedar Point Causeway and about 1 mile from their parking lot. You are only footsteps from the waterfront and right next door to our marina; this vacation home is ideal for your overnight, weekend or weeklong get-away! With our beautiful home away from home atmosphere we offer something for anyone wanting to enjoy peace and tranquility. Yet still close to all the action.

You will be just minutes away from Boating, Cedar Point, Fishing, Golf Courses, ferries to the Lake Erie Islands, Museums, numerous Restaurants, Off-Track Gaming, Shopping, Wineries, and MUCH MUCH MORE. Discover why the area is known as 'VACATIONLAND.'

Also, within an hour drive you can visit the many attractions in Sandusky, Vermilion, Huron, Bellevue, Norwalk (20 minutes to Norwalk Raceway Park), Milan, and Fremont. Cleveland is just two hours away and the attractions there include Metro parks Zoo, Cleveland Browns Football, Cleveland Indians Baseball, the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, and The Flats

Our privately owned, 1600 square foot, two-story home features three bedrooms, a master bedroom located on the main level with queen size bed. On the second level the front bedroom has a queen size bed and a single bed. The rear upstairs bedroom has a double bed. If your party has more than 4 adults, there may be an additional fee of $50.00 extra per adult. Unless otherwise agreed upon. Call for more details on this.

Along with one bath, a kitchen, and a dining room there is a sun room to enjoy your breakfast at with a view of the waterfront. A washer and dryer are also located in this area. As you go out the back there is a room for storage of any extra equipment you may have brought with you. As you exit the rear of the home there is a nice backyard with a picnic table and gas grill available for your enjoyment. A very short walk from the backyard is Sandusky’s East Bay where you can fish or just enjoy the scenery.

If your outing requires one more bed there is a sleeper sofa conveniently located in the spacious living room along with a second large sofa. A roll away bed is also available. Please note that this home does come fully furnished. Bed linens, towels, dishes, pots/pans, microwave, a washer and dryer, central air conditioning and television with a CD player are all available to make your stay hassle-free and more enjoyable.

If you are interested in bringing along your boat or Jet Ski we would like to remind you that there are boat slips available at our Marina located right next door. Whether you are planning on some long overdue fishing or just simply relaxing on your boat will be your decision. There is a Bait and Tackle store located at the Marina that carries both bait and tackle as well as snacks and the appropriate license you will need if fishing should be your forte. We can also direct you to where the fish are. With room to park your boat trailer (not a camper) in the driveway.

If you have any questions regarding this home. Please feel free to contact us at your convenience by telephone or e-mail. We look forward to seeing you!

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More Details

Owner
Beth or Capt. Gary
Member since: 2005
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
November 13, 2017

What makes this house unique

Close proximity to Cedar Point.

Amenities

Sandusky House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 2:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only ...
  • Late check out fees. Up to 15 min $25.00, 30 min $50.00, 45 min $100.00. Any later & entire deposit forfeited.
  • No campers allowed without prior approval from owner.
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Water View ...
Theme:
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Free Long Distance ...
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , 1 twin/ single
    Bedroom 3 - 1 double
    Bedroom 4 - 1 sleep sofa /futon , Long sofa.
    Bedroom - 1 sleep sofa /futon , In livingroom.
    Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
  • (1) This is a queen size in the downstairs master., Queen size Beds (1) In the front upstairs bedroom., Double Beds (1) In the rear upstairs bedroom., Twin or Single Beds (1) In the front upstairs bedroom., Child Beds (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) In the living room.
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR
Outside:
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • 4 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • miniature golf
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing

Reviews

Excellent! 4.4/5 -
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Minutes from Cedar Point and Footsteps from the Waterfront
average rating of 4.418182 based on 55 reviews
4

Excellent location and roomy!

  • 4 of 5

This property is very close to Cedar point, grocery stores, and eateries. There is a state park at the end of the street. Water is a short walk away. Updated flat screen tv. Very roomy. Good neighborhood to walk dogs because it has minimum traffic.

  • Submitted: Oct 26, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Absolutely Perfect!

  • 5 of 5

This is a wonderful place. The location couldn't be more convenient for Cedar Point. The place is charming and well furnished for any size group. Kitchen is well stocked for cooking and a grill in the back yard with a table and a nice area to relax. Capt Gary and Beth were great and very attentive to anything we needed. Each bedroom has everything you need plus extra's. Lots of room for everyone! This will be our "goto" place!

  • Submitted: Oct 5, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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A little disappointing

  • 3 of 5

This house is perfect if you are planning a trip to Cedar Point. Excellent location. Five minutes away. Could not have been better in this regard. Allowing pets was extremely appreciated.

However...If I rent a house or stay at a hotel I expect certain things: Like sufficient toilet paper - albeit, there was "A" roll but for many people, that didn't last very long. A half a roll of paper towels; and 1/4 of a bottle of liquid hand soap. The owners had a sign that stated that if you used the dishes, be sure to wash and dry them or you will forfeit your deposit. However, there was no dish soap, no rag or sponge to wash them with, no dish strainer, and only 2 butter knives and 4 forks. Yet, the ad says that the house sleeps 10. We had a large party so we had to take turns using the silverware. No kleenex. I had to go out, during my vacation, and buy household/cleaning supplies. The house appeared to be clean but I inadvertently spilled some water on the kitchen floor. I went to wipe it up and the paper towel was black. It took 3 washings to get the floor clean. The same thing happened in the living room. Oops! a little spill. Paper towel came up filthy. That was pretty unsettling. And yet they charge a separate cleaning fee. I think that meant just washing the laundry (which I would have done myself if they had any laundry detergent). Check out time was 10am. At 9:30am. Captain Gary showed up. He left after a few minutes and then (I assume) Beth appeared by 9:45am, who sat in her car with quite an unhappy look on her face. She gave up waiting and came in even though we were still trying to load everything into the car. I will admit that we did not complete our task until 10:11 am.

I have rented in Sandusky in the past, but because of lack of availability, I had to find another option and this house was the only thing available. Had something else been available I probably would have made another choice because of the excessive fees they charge. What in the world am I, an out-of-state customer, paying a tax for? And the deposit is considerably higher than charged by others who rent out their homes. Yikes! I felt like I was being fee'd to death.

The location is worth 5 stars, but lack of basic essentials and unfriendliness was very disappointing.

  • Submitted: Aug 28, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Denise. So sorry you were not pleased with accommodations....as we live right next door and said to you upon your arrival if you need anything come and ask we would have been more than happy to oblige. Unfortunately with that many people coming in and out of house I'm sure you may have found an area on carpet especially if you spilled something (we plan on new ) next season! As to your departure I'm sorry but our times are clearly stated and I nor my husband would show up early to make you feel rushed .....but we have people checking in and have to stay on a time frame to accommodate next tenant. As for cleaning dishes there are dish cloths with the towels.Again I am sorry your time with us was less than you expected . Beth
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5

Perfect place for Cedar Point stay!!

  • 5 of 5

The house was perfect. Close to Cedar Point, clean and fit our family perfectly. After a long day of walking around Cedar Point the close proximity was wonderful. We were "home" in less than 5 minutes. Bay area is beautiful. Hiking less than a block away was so great. And Beth and Capt. Gary were quick to respond to any questions I had. Thank you for a very memorable vacation!

  • Submitted: Aug 2, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Family reunion

  • 5 of 5

This is the second time we stayed here, and had a enjoyed our visit again. We attended our family reunion this weekend, and this was a great oasis.

  • Submitted: Jul 31, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great location, friendly owners

  • 5 of 5

Six adults stayed here with plenty of room. The home was as advertised and clean. The location was great, a short driving distance to just about anything you'd want to get to. About a block away there are great hiking trails for bird watching, etc, just bring bug spray! This would be very convenient if you're planning to go to Cedar Point. Captain Gary and Beth were very pleasant and accommodating, even giving us suggestions on boat rentals.

Thanks!

  • Submitted: Jul 25, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Thirsty Pony
Nearest Ferry
2.5 Miles
Dowtown Sandusky - Jet Express & Goodtime One
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
Rt. 6
Nearest Restaurant
0.25 Miles
Dairy Queen & McDonalds
Nearest Beach
8 Miles
Nickleplate Beach in Huron
Car: necessary

Many of our guests enjoy day trips to Marblehead, Port Clinton, Put In Bay and Kelley's Island. See also the Lake Erie Shores and Islands website.

If you wish to drive a little farther you can take in the sites and entertainment in Cleveland or Toledo.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $250
Cleaning Fee $75
Tax Rate 3.0%

We do NOT rent to teens or college students under 25.
If you are brining your pet LET US KNOW at the time of your reservation.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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

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