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Shorewinds Beach House on LakeShore

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Our Beach, paces outside the garden gate. No roads to cross to the beach.
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4 reviews
Our Beach, paces outside the garden gate. No roads to cross to the beach.
Front profile of Shorewinds Beach house on Lake Shore steps to the beach.
Front profile, a glimpse of the beach entrance to the far right of screen.
Covered pergola. a great space to have morning coffee or afternoon cocktails.
wicker furniture settee and chairs, seating for 4 under the pergola.
Side profile of home. 4 car drive way, pergola.
Dining area for 4 under the  umbrella.
Fire pit nestled in pines and beach grasses on front patio. The garden gate opens to beach path.
Front patio is nestled in pines and grasses for privacy.
Shorewinds gardens bloom all 3 seasons.
Front garden
Looking outside of the kitchen french doors is a small side courtyard which leads to the grills.
Sitting area off the 2nd bedroom.
Shade garden off the back of the house and 2nd bedroom. A path that leads to drive way.
Shorewinds hot and cold stainless beach shower, acts as our 3rd bathing area. Off the back of home.
The personal hand held and body messager is great for those little ones.
the living room with fireplace and dinette. French doors to the left.
Vaulted ceilings, sky lights, old farm kitchen.
Antique butcher block and old ice chest mixed in with new furnishings.
Queen size bed, white lap board paneling, shore blue walls make for a nautical master suite.
master suite has  a french door which opens to porch and pergola.
One of 2 bathrooms. Both with vaulted ceilings and sky lights.
2nd full bathroom off guest bedroom. Vaulted ceiling and sky lights make for a cheerful, bright bath
2nd bedroom has 2 twin beds and 1 single day bed. French door opens to back courtyard.
2nd bedroom with apple green walls and white bead board walls.
2nd bedroom
We decorate for all 4 seasons.
Come and celebrate your next romantic getaway.
insuite washer, dryer service center.
Shorewinds provides you with lovely table settings for your more special celebrations.
Our beach path is outside the gate. No roads to cross between you and the beach. About 150 paces.
The beach steps are mild with a landing at the top for viewing sunsets.
The beach on a typical summer afternoon. No life guards on our neighbor hood beach.
Typical Summer Fun.
Take advantage of the days that have polished water. Try renting one of these!
Summer Suns and summer sounds. Ahh!
Catch the waves.
The view looking north.
The view north in the Fall.
June is lovely with less crowds.
June waters.
What are you waiting for? Shorewind's umbrella, awaits your arrival.
Leave nothing behind on our beaches. Only memories and footprints.
Is this a Lake or an Ocean?
kick back and hear the waves.
Sand Castles and Memories
The golden glow of another summer sunset.
Have you ever seen the green flash?
Crimson colors of fall.
Never get tired of viewing this wonder.
The evening ritual of saying good bye to another day.
You can walk for miles collecting beach glass and artifacts of the great lake.
Miles of beach to walk and reflect.
Storms are a wonderful act of Mother Nature. We love a good Storm!
Golden Fall Sunsets can't be beat.
Find a quiet spot!
The beauty of off season.
Off Season brings great solitude and freedom on the waterfront.
Open roads featuring Tunnel Trees and harvest festivals.
Back roads and farm land to bike or drive.
Our local farm welcomes guests.
Bring the family and pick your own pumpkin.
Local farms prepare for the Fall visits.
Visit one of our 7 local vineyards and wine tasting centers.
Get Free samplings of the latest harvests.
Sawyer Garden Market is a great destination for fresh fruit, herbs, veggies and flowers.
Sawyer Garden Market
Great destination . Sawyer Greenbush brewery.
Winter brings on solitude and delightful quietness.
Our friends fatten up on the Shorewinds feeders.
Winter contrast.
Winter White solitude. Snow shoeing along the waterfront and beach.
Give a try. Borrow the Shorewinds Snow shoes for some water front exercise.
Winter waterfront.
Join us for your next Winter White Retreat.
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Overview
Holiday Rental House -
2 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 5
Union Pier, Berrien County, Michigan
Shorewinds is a delightful beach house on the Lake Shore of Lake Michigan. The property site is unique. It has its own garden gate which leads one down the beach path to the steps of the beach. There are no roads to cross between the home and beach. You are approximately 150 paces to the beach steps. It is an ideal location for the guest who wants to be next to the beach while having the luxury of going back and forth to the home for lunch, refreshments or bathroom needs.

The Space

Shorewinds is a second home , therefore, it has many amenities that normal rentals would not have. The guests experience the beach front as my family and friends do. I leave plenty of pots, pans, dishes, serving items, 2 grills ( gas/ weber) , beach toys, beach chairs and umbrella, out door seating. Extra towels and linen for your use. A washer and dryer and...
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About the Owner, joan arquilla - s
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 85 %
Response Time: Within a day
Calendar Updated: Today
Listed since : Mar 2016
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 4 reviews and 1 property
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Excellent - based on 4 reviews
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ldarch
Indianapolis
Level 5 Contributor
59 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago for a stay in May 2018

Do not hesitate to book this charming cottage. It is immaculate, tastefully decorated, and nicely equipped. We rent often, and the difference between a good rental and a great one is the details -- like large, fluffy towels, ample spices, salt, pepper, coffee and filters, quality bed linens, and good lighting. The fire pit was a nice amenity as well....

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Management response:

Thank you for your glowing review. We are so very pleased that you noticed our attention to details and our good house keeping. We have a passion for the little beach house and we appreciate that our guests can feel and see all are hard efforts in maintaining the home as well as creating a unique, coastal experience. Our mission...

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stacycob
Walnut Creek, Ohio
1 review
Reviewed 1 April 2018 for a stay in March 2018

We really enjoyed our stay. The home was cozy and decorated tastefully yet fun. It was incredibly clean. We would definitely book this home again.

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Management response:

Thank you very much for staying with us on your spring break. We are happy you found us clean with pleasant decor. We are a four season retreat with amenities and points of internet for every season. Come back soon. Joan Arquilla owner

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_eblindt
Bolingbrook, Illinois
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 24 April 2017 for a stay in September 2016
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We had the best time in this quaint, cozy, wonderful cottage! From the nicely landscaped yard that camouflaged the road, to having coffee in the morning on the deck, to the nautically decorated interior. Everything we needed was thought of and provided for. The lake was just a short walk away. (There were stairs leading down to the lake). We...

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Management response:

Thank you for your 5 star review. We work very hard at keeping the cottage charming. We think we have the best little piece of property as our garden gate opens up to the beach path. Once outside of the garden gate, you have views of the water. It is a short 150 paces to the landing and the beach...

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Amenities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Full Baths (2)
  • Internet Access
  • Private Garden
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Secure Parking
  • Single Beds:(3)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
All guests must provide a driver's license and proof of age. All guests must be 25 years of age or older All guests must provide the make, color and car license plate number No...
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Bathrooms
    2 Full baths
Bedrooms
    3 Twins
    1 King
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Rates

Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

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Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 3 nights
R 4 669
US$375
R 4 918
US$395
R 34 240
US$2 750
25 May 2018 -
28 May 2018
Memorial Day Holiday
3 nights
R 3 673
US$295
R 3 673
US$295
R 21 167
US$1 700
1 Jun 2018 -
14 Jun 2018
Early Summer at the Beach
2 nights
R 3 735
US$300
R 3 735
US$300
R 26 147
US$2 100
15 Jun 2018 -
15 Sep 2018
Summer at the Beach
7 nights
R 4 794
US$385
R 4 980
US$400
R 33 618
US$2 700
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Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to South African Rand and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
Fees
  • Damage Deposit: R 7 471 / stay - Deposit
  • summer house keeping ( june-sept weekly ) : R 2 179 / stay - Fee
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