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Spacious, newly remodeled house with sandy beachfront on Lake Huron

Bedrooms 2
Space 1,800 sq ft
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights


About the property

- 2 bedrooms, 1 full bathrooms, sleeps 7

Approximately 1800 sq ft newly remodeled lakefront home located on the sandy beaches of Lake Port, just 10 miles north of Port Huron, and 15 miles south of Lexington. Enjoy outdoor concerts, Sarina Casino, fine or casual dining, shopping, marinas, boating, golfing, campfires and freighters. Enjoy the kayaks made to paddle, fish or sun bath. Wake up to the breath taking sunrises and enjoy miles of the sandy shoreline and clean blue water. Barbecue, lounge & shower on the large lighted deck in front of the beach. Fenced in yard to secure children or pets. A newly remolded air conditioned 22'X 22’ kitchen and dining area provides ample space for cooking, dining or socializing. A Large 22’ x 22’ Great Room with large screen cable TV. A cozy 22’ x 20’ Master Bedroom with King bed, seating area and deck facing the lake. This 1 full bath, 2 bedroom home will sleep 7. You have found paradise where you can simply relax and create fun memories on the shore of Lake Huron.

In the summer there is solar shower on the deck and an outdoor portable toilet that is cleaned weekly. There are 2 kayaks,rafts, out door games and sand toys available for your use.

More Details

Property Manager
Sharleen (Shari) Richard
Member since: 2006
Speaks English
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
18 July, 2018


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Fort Gratiot Township in Burtchville

Property Type:
  • house
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1800 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 15:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 7
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • beach
  • Beachfront
  • Lake View
  • Lakefront
  • village
  • Water View
  • waterfront
  • Waterfront
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Filtered Water
  • Firewood
  • Gas Heating
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Mobile Phone
  • PC
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Rumpus Room
  • Shampoo
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone
  • Thermos Flask
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Vacuum System
  • Washing Machine
  • Water Cooler
  • Wireless Internet
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 8 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
  • A large newly remodeled bathroom includes a combination shower and tub. Towels are included. In the summer an outdoor shower and Portable Pot is provided and cleaned weekly.
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , 1 Sofa bed/Futon , Couch
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed , Trundle Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Double Bed , 2 Single Bed , 2 Sofa bed/Futon , Family room
  • A cozy and romantic 22' X 20' upper level Master Bedroom with a king size bed and seating area for reading. Large windows allow you to wake to the beautiful sunrises off the lake. Lounge on the front balcony that opens from the MB. Newly remodeled downstairs bedroom includes a Queen bed. The large 22' X 22' family room has a double and twin fold out coach and a twin trundle bed that sleeps 2 and a double air mattress.
  • Books
  • Books for Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Player
  • Video Library
  • Balcony
  • Barbecue
  • Deck Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Binoculars
  • Boat ...
  • Boat with Paddles
  • Fish Cleaning Table
  • Fully Fenced Property
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Large Cooler
  • Garden
  • Outdoor Entertainment Area
  • Barbecue
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Raft
  • Shed
  • Small Cooler
  • Walkway to Water
  • Wood Decking
  • 8 garden chairs
  • 8 deck chairs
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • autumn foliage
  • bay
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • duty free shops
  • forests
  • marina
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • ski
  • snorkelling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Newly remodeled and decorated home on the sandy beaches near Port Huron. Everything you need is included in the home from cooking utensils, microwave, coffee maker, air condition, wash machine/. Dryer, towels, sheets.... just check the list. Enjoy your favorite sports or movies on a large screen TV/DVD/VCR with cable. Free wireless cable network available. Fenced in yard to secure children and pets. Outdoor games, sand buckets, toys and books for the children. For outdoor actives there are games, volleyball, water rafts, 2 kayaks and a large outside deck with grill, out door solar shower and lounging chairs. For activities you can hike, golf, fish, swim and enjoy the beaches, lakes and parks. Bring your boat or Jet Skis. The Marinias are within10 miles. At night relax to a campfire on the beach. In December, shop and enjoy the festive activities for the Holiday Season in a decorated setting .Fine and causal dining, shopping, and casinos are with 10 miles. Or relax and do nothing!!


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Spacious, newly remodeled house with sandy beachfront on Lake Huron
average rating of 4.470588 based on 51 reviews

Great place to relax and enjoy the beach!

  • 5 of 5

Our family stayed at this home for a third year in a row and look forward to returning next year. This spacious cottage has plenty of room for our large family. We love using the beautiful beach. Kayaking and swimming all day and bonfires at night make it the perfect spot to enjoy Michigan in the summer. Our kiddos love watching the boats and freighters go by and getting up to watch a gorgeous sunrise. The newly updated inside made even our rainy days enjoyable.

  • Review Submitted: 10-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: So glad you enjoyed your week and look forward to seeing you next year!!!
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Great stay!

  • 5 of 5

Our family stayed here and had a wonderful time! The house was fully stocked which was so helpful, from linens to games to kayaks. The two kayaks were wonderful to use, as well as the paddle boat. The view was spectacular, especially the sunrises. The yard, deck, and beach were perfect for the relaxation we were looking for. Shopping was just 5 minutes away which was convenient. Shari was so accommodating, and we would definitely stay here again!

  • Review Submitted: 10-Jul-2018
  • Date of Stay: June 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great location but the house had problems.

  • 2 of 5

We had a wonderful time with our family, mostly because we hung out on the beach. The host did provide water craft and lots of firewood for the fire pit on the beach. The grill worked great so we cooked and ate outside. There were lots tables and chairs to accommodate our friends and family.

The downside was that the house was dirty when we arrived. My husband had to vacuum up pet hair from the carpeted areas and wipe down the tables and other surfaces because they were dirty. The kitchen was well stocked but the dishes and pots and pans were dirty with food particles and grease. The front bedroom reeked of pet urine and the bedding was full of dog hair. The sheets may all have been washed but the blankets, comforters and pillows were smelly.

The worst problem is that the toilet backed up almost immediatly. I think we used it three times on the first evening we arrived (7pm ish) and by the next morning at 10am it wouldn’t flush. We contacted the owner and, basically, spent the day trying to help her remedy the situation. Meanwhile, we had to use an outhouse that was already sitting in the front driveway. It’s obvious to us now that the outhouse is a permanent fixture because of the issue with the toilet. The owner had someone come out late Friday to try and fix the toilet. He was not a professional plumber but between him and my husband they got it working. It worked all day the next day then backed up on again the following day. We contacted the owner and she offered to get a plumber out but, basically, we didn’t want to deal with a plumber on our vacation. We had already spent so much time dealing with it that we just told everyone to use the outhouse. It was gross and very inconvenient.

The last thing I want to say is that we were told, after we arrived, that there was a recent change in the city ordinance regarding vacation rentals. Essentially, the city doesn’t allow homeowners to rent out their properties for short term renters like us. The owner sent us, via email after we arrived, a time share agreement that her attorney had drawn up to remedy the new change. The agreement that we were asked to sign stated that we were part owners for the period of time of our stay. Of course we didn’t sign it.

Luckily, the neighbors were gracious and friendly.

All in all we had a great time but I wouldn’t rent this house again.

  • Review Submitted: 13-Jun-2018
  • Date of Stay: May 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 4 of 5

View from house to lake is blocked on the sunrise side by other houses, but overall the beach and yard is very nice.

  • Review Submitted: 24-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 1 of 5

We were "encouraged" to use a portable potty outside the house instead of using the toilet and also suggested using the outside shower instead of the bathroom shower. If we had known that we would not have booked. Also the weather turned very hot the last few days and the 2 small room air conditioners were inadequate and could not keep the house cool, especially the living room.

We left the house neat and clean and no damage was done and we still have not received our damage deposit back. Very vey disappointed in this expensive booking. We will not book with Home Away every again!!!!!

  • Review Submitted: 28-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I just found this very poor review in my in box and was very surprised by the renters response to their stay. We met with the renters the day they checked in and went over the details of the home. We informed them that the rental was on a septic and if they had additional guests and relatives staying they would need to be aware of the amount of water use. There is a clean portable toilet and solar shower for additional guests and use. They were very satisfied with the home and conditions and indicated they also had a septic and was aware of the extra care needed. In addition the rental agreement provides the information regarding the limited use of water for parties over 5 due to the septic tank and limited field. The last 2 Days of the renters week was September 21-23 and were the hottest and most humid days of the whole summer. Temperatures were over 95 and the portable air conditioners in the bedroom and dinning room are not equipped to handle those high temperatures. I do have a number of floor fans and the deck and the lake is a great way to cool off on those unusual hot and humid days. I attempted to call the party a few times after they checked out to see how their stay was and to inform them they would be receiving their damage deposit a week latter because of the need to transfer the funds to pay pal. They never returned my call and they did receive their full damage deposit. I would encourage future renters to read the wonderful reviews of other renters and to call the owner for any additional questions or concerns.
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The perfect girls weekend

  • 5 of 5

Spent the weekend up here a few weekends ago for my sisters bachelorette party! It was EVERYTHING we wanted! The cottage is spacious and well quipped with everything we needed and more. The back yard is absolutely amazing with the deck that overlooks the beautiful beach and water. And the beach is perfection- with plenty of chairs and tables, a bonfire pit and a paddle boat and kayaks. This place is a Gem and I will definelty be back!! Thank you Shari for being such a gracious host!

  • Review Submitted: 28-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
60 Miles
Detroit, Flint
Nearest Motorway
10 Miles
I-94, I-69
Car: necessary

Lakefront home located on Lake Huron, just 10 miles north of Port Huron and 15 miles south of Lexington. Enjoy outdoor concerts, Sarina Casino, dining, shopping, marinas, boating,kayaking, golf, campfires and swimming. During the fall and winter months enjoy the autumn foliage, cross country skiing and hiking just 1/2 mile from Lake port Park. Get away for the Holiday season and enjoy all the decorations, shopping and activities. Watch your favorite movies and sport games in front of a large screen TV. Wireless Internet, phone,air conditioning, dish washer and laundry included.


Prices & Availability

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Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £76.48
Pet Fee £76.48
Property Damage Insurance £45.12
Refundable Damage Deposit £76.48

Please call owner to discuss special rates not listed. MC/Visa payments are accepted. A $100.00 refundable security deposit and 40% of the rental fee is required to hold a reservation. Final payment is due 4 weeks prior to the date reserved. A signed rental agreement required.

Cancellation Policy. 50% refund of dep

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.