Verified Review icon check navigate-up navigate-left navigate-right expand mail svg-lightning svg-24hr svg-house svg-sleeps svg-bedrooms svg-bathrooms svg-stay svg-toilet calendar svg-report-flag pet-dog svg-multiunit Default Owner Icon heart-filled
Book Online or call HomeAway Booking Assistance 888-640-7927
Book Online or call HomeAway Booking Assistance 888-640-7927

2 hot tubs pool jacuzzi exercise room on secluded wooded lot

Bedrooms 4
Space 1,800 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

House, 3 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, 10 Sleeps

Welcome to Big Trees! We are located in Stevensville, Michigan, a short drive from beautiful Lake Michigan. At Big Trees you will find a peaceful environment and all the amenities you need to enjoy your vacation. You will enjoy the ambience of this 3 bedroom ranch home on the hill. We are on 2.5 acres of wooded solitude. The home is richly appointed with country furnishings. In the Master bedroom you will find a queen size bed fit for royalty, each of the other 2 bedrooms are outfitted with an additional queen size bed and a therapeutic twin bed, as well as plentiful closet and storage space. Additional sleeping accomodations are located in the finished basement which is furnished nicely in a modern motif. A futon, a twin roll away bed and twin pop up bed supply additional sleeping capacity. Two bathrooms are nicely appointed, the basement bathroom which is adjacent to the exercise room has a jacuzzi tub for relaxation.

Property Manager
Patricia Orr
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
July 27, 2017

Why Patricia Orr chose Southwest Michigan

Best value for amenities and beach avsilabilities

What makes this house unique

24 ft pool

2 hot tubs

Exercise room

jetted tub

Ample parking


Stevensville House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1800 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Dining Area
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 4 - 1 sleep sofa /futon
  • Outdoor Grill
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
  • Outdoor Pool
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • swimming
Spa services available, including botox, juvederm, facial peels. Facial care samples provided on request. Features two hot tubs Hot tob in 4 seasons room for fall or winter getaways Hot tub on back patio with view of Big Trees, pool... Oh so relaxing!!! Jaccuzi tub located in the basement adjacent to the exercise room Sattelite TV in Living room and Master bedroom DVD VCR and tapes in bedrooms basement recreation room. Exercise room with Bow Flex System Nordic Track free weights and treadmill for the fitness enthusiast. Enjoy the deer and hummingbirds just ouitside your door in the new 4 seasons room 24 foot pool in the backyard Backyard patio with lawn furniture, fire pit and propane gas grill. Washer and Dryer Fully equipped kitchen for your culinary creativity Dishwasher Electric cook top stove and side by side refrigerator Gas log fireplace in the Living room 2 portable oak electric fireplace for cold evenings


Good! 3.9/5 -
(10 traveler reviews)

40% Complete
20% Complete
30% Complete
10% Complete
0% Complete
2 hot tubs pool jacuzzi exercise room on secluded wooded lot
average rating of 3.9 based on 10 reviews

Great location and close to many great beaches

  • 3 of 5

Overall good experience. Quaint and neat. Space was more then enough for what we needed. Bedding was marginal but sufficient by that I mean the mattress on the northwest corner needs to be replaced. Our family had a great time and would definitely return

  • Submitted: Jul 12, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0

to noisy

  • 3 of 5

was. nice. but expressway to loud. wifi not working good but very space to have fun

  • Submitted: Jul 3, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0

House was not 100% ready when we arrived.

  • 2 of 5

We arrived at the house 30 min early. So we got in the house took a quick look around and inside the house was good. Then the owner showed up ( no email or call for a heads up)and said they had a part to put on the dishwasher and they would be out of there. Fine with me no problem. Then after getting most of our bags inside I go to the back yard to check out the pool and it was dirty with a lot of leaves in the pool. So I spent 30-45 min skimming the pool and the owner hooked up the pool cleaner. The outside deck was not even swept off, it had leaves and spider webs on it. So after cleaning the pool the owner stuck around for about another hour hanging lights by pool, watering plants and doing other stuff. The house is right across the street from the highway so you hear trucks flying down the highway all day and night. I assumed when renting a home for vacation when you arrive everything should be ready to be used and everything should be clean. So day 2 I get a call from the owner and she wants to know when it would be a good time to have a cleaner come by to do a quick walk through so she can get a price for cleaning? So I tell her we are out of the house at the moment and she asked me if I could call and set up the the time for the cleaner to come over and get her quote, I was caught off guard by this strange request and trying to pay a park employee to park at the same time and told the owner I had to go .It's not a bad house for a couple day stay close to beaches but from my experience I would not stay at this property again due to the fact that the home was not ready, the owners hung out with our family for a couple hours on our vacation and the trucks flying up and down the highway all day and night.

  • Submitted: Jun 15, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Our behavior as responsible attentive vacation home renters speaks for itself: we were onsite ready to welcome our guests and able to provide what was promised We love sharing our home with our vacation families, we are friendly and responsive to the needs of our renters. We know the appropriate time to exit and allow our renters to enjoy the peaceful environment we have carefully created We appreciate constructive criticism and welcome any positive recommendations.
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0

Great Place to stay

  • 5 of 5

Our stay was great our dog loved the area. The house is nice and clean. Indoor and outdoor hot tub was very convenient. It was a little chilly to get in the pool but a few people did. Landscaping was beautiful. Wineries and beach are about a 10-15 min drive. We had about 10 adults and a dog and had plenty of room and towels. Overall a great weekend. Thanks!

  • Submitted: May 29, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
Lombard, Illinois

Fun and cozy house in the middle of beautiful Southwest Michigan managed by righteous owner

  • 4 of 5

Cozy house with outstanding pool and indoor and outdoor hot tubs! Copious towels and toys and equipment for enjoying the water in the house or at the lake. Kitchen equipment necessities all there, but limited specialty tools. Exercise room is a simple combo-unit. 3 bedrooms, but the finished basement is spacious with futons and couches that would be good for kids.

Location is ideal among the many wineries, breweries, etc. in the area. My wife and friends drove the five minutes to the Grand Mere State Park lot and walked the over the dunes (be careful of hot sand in afternoons!) and had a great time at the (rocky) beach. Dogs were happy with us and at the house. 15 minute drive to Benton Harbor for The Livery was great. St. Joseph nearby was nice. 20 minute drive to New Buffalo for Redamaks etc.

There was road noise of course, because house is very near 94, but the trees block the view nicely.

There was annoying construction on Puetz, but when I complained, Patricia refunded a portion. A very righteous action!

  • Submitted: Aug 7, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0

So much fun!

  • 5 of 5

Stayed for a week with my family of 4. It was a perfect spot for my kids- 2 and 6. They loved having their own pool and hot tub while we weren't visiting the beach. The house was clean and we often used the beach towels, toys, the grill and music. Smaller beach is about 3 minutes away, we often visited for sunsets. During the day we would go to St. Joseph for Silver Beach which was about 10 minutes away- well worth it!

Thanks for having us!

  • Submitted: Aug 1, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0


Nearest Train
3 Miles
StJoseph Station at Silver Beach
Nearest Motorway
2 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
Cracker Barrell
Nearest Beach
1 Miles
Lincoln Township Beach
Other Activities:

<p><strong>Top Thing to do in City:</strong></p><ul><li>Sandy beach at Lincoln Township Beach 5 minutes away.</li><li>Lake Michigan fishing.</li><li>Visit the many wineries.</li><li>U pick orchards.</li><li>Visit Lincoln Township beach.</li></ul><p><strong>Top Thing to do in Budget:</strong></p><ul><li>Taps at sunset at Weko beach.</li><li>walk the dunes at Warren Dunes state park.</li><li>Roller skating on Red Arrow Hwy.</li>.</li>.</li></ul><p><strong>Top Thing to do in Family:</strong></p><ul><li>Walk the dunes or the nature trail at Warren Dunes State park.</li><li>Walk the nature trail at Weko Beach dont miss Taps at sunset.</li><li>Roller skating on Red Arrow highway 2 minutes away.</li><li>Catch a movie at Celebration Cinema Benton Harbor.</li><li>Sweets for the family at the Chocolate Garden in Coloma off I-94.</li></ul>

Lake Michigan at Lincoln Township Beach a 5 minute drive

Silver Beach at St Joseph Michigan 15 minutes away down Red Arrow Highway

Krasl children Museum in St Joseph

Multitudes of stores candyshops ice cream parlors in downtown St Joseph

U Pick Fruit Farms


Restaurants and shopping in St Joseph

Spa and Beauty shop services on St Joseph Avenue in Stevensville Michigan

Mini Golf and Go carts on Nickerson Rd in Benton Heights

Flea market in Coloma MI, Shipshawana Indiana

All this and so much more!

Information on these attractions supplied at your request


Rates & Availability

Stevensville House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
Convert Currency
Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Nightly Rate
Sep 1 2017 - Sep 1 2017
2 night minimum stay
Nightly Rate
Sep 2 2017 - Sep 2 2017
2 night minimum stay
Nightly Rate
Sep 3 2017 - Sep 3 2017
2 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Housekeeping $200
Pet Fee $150
Property Damage Protection $99
Tax Rate 6.0%

Nightly Rate: $300-450

Weekly Rate: $1300 - $1500

Monthly Rate: $1300 - $1500

Weekly rates October-May 1300.00 per week
May -October 1500.00 pr week
250.00 to hold rental applied to your rental fee
Pets add an additional 150.00 to your weekly rent

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
Contact Manager