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Cozy Cabin on the grounds of a riding stables

People6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 1,600 sq. ft.
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 - 5 nights
Popular Features
  • Internet
  • Washing Machine
  • Parking
  • non smoking only
  • Air Conditioning
  • Fireplace
  • Barbecue
  • children welcome

Overview

About the property

2 Bedrooms, 1Baths (Sleeps 5)

This lovely cabin in a private setting is spacious yet has a warm rustic feeling. Built in the 1940s, it has a stone fireplace, maple hardwood floors, pine walls, a cathedral ceiling in the living room with a cozy sleeping loft on the mezzanine, plus two bedrooms on the main level with queen beds. There is a separate dining room that seats 6 and a breakfast room off of the kitchen. The wraparound porch has chairs and a large round table for dining or just sipping coffee.It is surrounded by a very large open lawn with mature trees and looks out at a riding stables. You can sit on the large wraparound porch or walk over to the stables and take a trail ride or riding lesson in the large indoor arena. Pony rides are also available for children. The beach is a short walk, or drive for 1 minute, park in our private spot, and walk around the corner to the beach.

The decor has been thoughtfully created by a Chicago designer and builder to be unique yet comfortable.

This home has a new 95% efficiency furnace and central air, newer appliances and is very well maintained. Pets are welcome. Email for details.

The surroundings : This home sits on a large lot and is surrounded by trees. You can see the riding stables across from the private drive. Guests can take trail rides, children can have pony rides, or just visit and bring them carrots. They are very people friendly. The beach is a short walk from the cabin, and we provide private pkg around the corner from the stairs to the water if you choose to drive for the two minutes it takes to get there.

Restaurants and shopping: There is a very nice grocery store down highway 12, which takes all of 10 minutes to get to by car. If you drive another 5 minutes, you will arrive at Light House Mall, a very large discount mall with national retailers. You can also shop and dine in New Buffalo, Michigan, which is 10 minutes in the other direction on highway 12. There are boutiques and Chicago quality restaurants in town and further up along 12, or you can head into the quaint restored town of Three Oaks to see theater, art galleries, shop, or dine.

More Details

Owner
Claudia Langman
Member since: 2006
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
27 March, 2017

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cabin in Michiana Shores in Michigan

Property Type:
  • cabin
Floor Area:
  • 1600 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy 6
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered ...
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • beach
  • lake
  • Lakefront ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Firewood
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
  • Shampoo
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace ...
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Grill
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
  • The bath has a tub shower combination.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed
  • There are two separate bedrooms with queen beds and a sleeping loft with twin beds overlooking the living room.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Books - Fiction / Non-fiction
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Deck Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Bicycles ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Barbecue
  • veranda
  • 4 deck chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • live theatre
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • Boating
  • horse riding
  • Miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • sailing
  • ski
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Horseback Riding Steps from Your Door, Swimming at Stop 38 Beach, Walking Trails, Indiana Dunes State Park, Shopping (Boutiques, Outlet Mall, Antiques, and Art), Yoga Classes.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(35 traveller reviews)

Cozy Cabin on the grounds of a riding stables
average rating of 4.7714286 based on 35 reviews
Grand Rapids, MI
5

A quaint little slice of heaven.

  • 5 of 5

This quaint little cabin went beyond our best expectations. VRBO properties sometimes do not live up to the hype they advertise, or have complicated owners who suck the joy out of a vacation. This certainly was not the case.

It was easy to maintain contact with the owner, and it never felt like we were impeding on someone's home. The fireplace was stocked with a surplus of wood which is a huge plus, and each morning we were greeted with a warm sun rising over the horse stables.

Even though we were sharing the space with another couple, it never felt cramped. The bedrooms were accommodating, and the dining room table was spacious. There was also a surplus of seating that left us satisfied and cozy.

We enjoyed a walk to the beach, and spent the rest of the time playing cards, reading, and relaxing.

If your looking for a budget friendly place to recharge and get away from the busyness of life, I highly recommend you investigate this cabin further. We've already begun discussing our next trip to the cabin; this time bringing our children.

  • Review Submitted: Feb 9, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Very cozy.

  • 4 of 5

Very comfortable and cozy . Would recommend to Friends .

  • Review Submitted: Jan 1, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Wonderful winter getaway

  • 5 of 5

Truly cozy! Snow was shoveled upon our arrival and everything was ready to go. We were there on a weekend with outside temps ~10 degrees and the home was a little drafty but the fireplace and large supply of cut wood on the porch kept us warm.

  • Review Submitted: Dec 18, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Absolutely love this cabin!

  • 5 of 5

Every detail of the "Cozy Cabin" was perfect! We enjoyed our stay in the woods on the grounds of the stable so much! The beach is close. The horses added some country charm. We took a trail ride from the stable as well. So much fun. Totally love the stone fireplace in the living room. The home was well stocked and spotless, We will be back as soon as possible!

  • Review Submitted: Dec 9, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Such a charming get-away place.

  • 5 of 5

A "Cozy (and spotless) Cabin" is exactly what I found upon entering this property. I was looking for a quiet space to get away for a few weeks and this fit the bill perfectly.

The place was well appointed with everything I needed and I took advantage of the stables and took a ride on one of their great horses. There are some really good restaurants nearby, most notably, Trattoria Tonelli about 15 minutes away in Michigan City

I will definitely be back soon.

  • Review Submitted: Dec 5, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Chicago, IL
5

Amazing!

  • 5 of 5

Charming and cozy cottage with everything you need for a getaway! Decorated with details that made it feel like a real home and it was immaculate when we arrived. This was our second stay and both times were wonderful. Just over a hour from Chicago but felt like it was worlds away. Situated in a woodsy area directly across from a horse stable. Short drive to the lake for beach walks. Kitchen is fully equipped and close to restaurants and shopping. The owner was easy to reach and helpful when we had questions.

We will definitely be back!

  • Review Submitted: Nov 30, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Location

Car: recommended

This cabin is on the grounds of a riding stable and a short walk to the beach on Lake Michigan. Close to shopping and great restaurants, parks, etc.

Other Activities: mini golf, boating, shopping

Ski: There is a 4.5 mile trail for cross country skiing, or head to our 40 acre meadow just down the road.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cabin in Michiana Shores, USA

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
Winter
1 Dec 2016 - 1 Apr 2017
2 night minimum stay
£299
for 2 nights
From
£100
£771
£2,499
 
 
Spring
2 Apr 2017 - 25 May 2017
2 night minimum stay
£331
for 2 nights
From
£116
£911
£2,419
 
 
Summer
26 May 2017 - 8 Sep 2017
5 night minimum stay
£739
for 5 nights
From
£128
£995
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
£339
for 2 nights
From
£120
£939
£2,499
 

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £160
Cleaning Fee £52
Property Damage Protection £47
Pet Fee £20

Rates are subject to change.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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