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' Peace in the Pines '

People6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Separate WC's1
Space 1,385 sq. ft.
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Newer 2012 Construction, Lovely Interior!

' Peace in the Pines '

Privately nested in the woods, yet less than a mile from downtown Bailey's Harbor's restaurants, shops, and the only full service marina on lake Michigan. Attn. fishermen, our driveway can handle your boat trailer. Also in close proximity to Kangaroo Lake, B. Harbor cozy beaches, and a 30 acre recreational park which features kids playground, horseshoes, bocce ball, baseball etc., just down the road(we provide horseshoe and bocce ball games, in screen porch, to take to park).

Family vacations, gathering with friends or small men or women's retreat, are just a few possible uses for this very private, quiet and peaceful location.

The great room features 2 sofa beds, 1 nestled behind a stained glass wall (another nook perfect for reading or just to get away from the crowd) and the other in the main seating area. Beautiful hickory floors, cozy gas stove, and ceiling fans throughout. Spacious rustic design, 1 master bedroom, queen bed, w/french doors for privacy, two full, 1 bunk bed in loft(see below).

The large open loft has plenty of headroom and extra floor space that looks into the two-story great room below. Featuring a sky lite, two full beds, beautiful custom bunk bed and half bath. Also, a cozy nook with a leather love seat and floor lamp... perfect for reading!

Full bath at end of hallway which features a large and luxurious custom 2-head shower stall with glass door and built in bench seat - enjoy!

WiFi, Wall mounted 42'' flat screen Satellite HD TV, w/ DVD player for hours of family/friends entertainment.

All modern amenities with fully equipped kitchen also (HE)Washer/Dryer, w laundry detergent.

For your outdoor enjoyment, the home also features a furnished screened in porch (bug free!) adjacent to a spacious, large furnished front deck, and a side deck with beautiful built in custom seating and tables; offering added living space during the warmer months for just soaking in the sun or enjoying the cool night air, also for your outdoor enjoyment is a park style charcoal grill off of the side deck.

End your evening by taking in a meditative wood burning fire with family and friends using our outside wood fireplace attached to the patio for safe burning.

More Details

Property Manager
Rick Ochoa
Member since: 2013
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
21 November, 2017

About Rick Ochoa

My wife and I who live in Waukegan, Il. decided to build a cabin in Door County because as kid I used to spend my summers on Washington Island, (also in Door County), where my Grandma was born, and we both grew to love Door County as a whole.

The time and extra expense it takes to get there though, started to become prohibitive for us, so our trips/ vacations to the island eventually became farther and farther apart, even though that is where my heart is.

Rick Ochoa purchased this cabin in 2012

Why Rick Ochoa chose Baileys Harbor

On our few trips to the island in later years I always enjoyed traveling on the east side (Hwy 57) because I always felt it had a little more unspoiled beauty, and offered a more balanced mix of activities vs. peace and quiet. But you can always drive staight west for 15-20 minutes to the west side, if you want to added activity. Baileys Harbor seemed to be the perfect spot, so we started to rent there.

One day it dawned on me, because of my 32 years of being in the construction trade as an electrician, to take my savings and buy a property in Baileys Harbor, then general contract the building of a vacation rental. Then hopefully it will eventually come close to paying for itself and I can use it once and awhile too. And maybe even make it back to the island once and a while.

What makes this cabin unique

As we explained in the description at the top of this web page we feel that we ended up building a really attractive, welcoming and peaceful vacation rental with a lot of special touchs inside and out, (thanks to the excellent workmanship of Paul LeClair, Hibbards Creek Log Homes & other capable Door Co. contractors) so that you will feel at home in it like we do.

I think the extra touches we thought of as we went along during the building process will add up to more fun for you, and as we start renting more hopefully we can add to it here and there.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cabin in Baileys Harbor in Door County

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1385 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • city centre ...
  • Lake View ...
  • rural ...
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Loft bathroom - Toilet , vanity sink,mirror,med. cab with mirror
    Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , custom two head shower stall with bench seat & glass door
  • Large & Luxurious two head custom shower stall with custom built bench seat and glass door. NOTE; Bring your own toiletries.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed , floor level
    Bedroom 2 (spacious loft) - 2 Double Bed , 1 Bunk Bed , Attn: 2nd bedroom listed is a spacious loft
  • Private Master Bedroom with curtained French door off of great room area.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Terrace ...
  • Barbecue ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • horse riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • diving
  • ski
  • snorkelling
  • Snowmobiling
  • bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
NOTE: Please, bring your own toiletries... , charcoal for outside grill(chimney type charcoal starter provided, uses newspaper). Body wash & shampoo/ shower dispensers provided

Reviews

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' Peace in the Pines '
average rating of 4.9310346 based on 29 reviews
Pleasant Prairie Wisconsin
5

Absolutely Perfect

  • 5 of 5

The "Peace in the Pines" is just that!! A superb place to relax in private seclusion and still minutes away from great shopping, recreation, waterfront , and restaurants.

The place is one of the finest get always you will experience.

It is five star CLEAN, NEAT, and creatively built.

The design and craftsmanship lends itself to a great family retreat.

I must say, the shower is designed with relaxation in mind.

We WILL return!!!! To this stunning, beautiful, immaculate, well cared for destination.

Thank you for a quality vacation and retreat HOME away from home.

See you soon!!!!

  • Review Submitted: 05-Nov-2013
  • Date of Stay: October 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Peace in the Pines=truly peaceful experience

  • 5 of 5

Comfortable, cozy and so very relaxing!! Peaceful, great place to recharge, GREAT experience!! The owner of this rental property was a pleasure to rent from! Rick paid attention to detail when he handcrafted this home. Such a comfortable bed and OH that gorgeous shower! The beautiful woodwork is evident throughout this retreat. Truly a labor of love when he built this beautiful cabin/retreat/escape. The kitchen fabulous, everything you might need is readily available. A very cozy fireplace! . We loved our peaceful experience! I would recommend this for any family, girls weekend or anyone needing a relaxing get-away! Great location too! Our thanks to Rick and Audrey for once again, a great escape from the grinding pressures of life! We'll definitely rent again!!

  • Review Submitted: 31-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

GREAT CABIN! Clean, peaceful, cozy! The owner was great to work with!

  • 5 of 5

This is a perfect cabin for a relaxing stay in Door County! The cabin was clean and very well maintained. It is well stocked and very nicely decorated. It is set back in the pines, very peaceful and quiet. Rick was great to work with. Very nice, and quick to respond to any correspondence.

  • Review Submitted: 09-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Wow

  • 5 of 5

Totally amazing!

  • Review Submitted: 02-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Secluded, peaceful, clean and comfortable

  • 5 of 5

This is a well maintained property, hidden almost one tenth of a mile back from the road in a small forest of pine trees. We saw deer, wild turkey, squirrels, and colorful birds passing through the woods in front of the deck. The owner, Rick, is responsive and easy to work with. The cabin is very clean. It is well suited for a family vacation or for a couple seeking a quiet getaway. We were very pleased with our experience at this property.

  • Review Submitted: 17-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

The property is very clean and definitely felt like home.

  • 5 of 5

My experience with this stay was excellent. It was a great place to relax after being out all day. I would recommend this house.

  • Review Submitted: 14-Sep-2016
  • Date of Stay: September 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Baileys Harbor Cornerstone Pub and Restaurant
"Reasonably priced. Good pizza believe it or not. Prime rib night."
Cave Point County Park
"Free sightseeing. View bluffs and caves from top of bluffs.Try to go on a sunny day, water i..."
Peninsula State Park
"Make sure you visit Svens Bluff outlook, (within the park), for the best high altitude sunse..."
Toft Point State Natural Area
Nearest Golf
1.6 Miles
Maxwell Braes Golf
Nearest Restaurant
1.52 Miles
Coyote Roadhouse
Nearest Beach
0.9 Miles
Baileys Harbor
Car: recommended

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cabin in Baileys Harbor, Northern Wisconsin

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
Lt. Fall, Winter
1 Nov 2017 - 20 Nov 2017
5 night minimum stay
£838
for 5 nights
From
£151
£1,022
£1,361
 
 
Thanksgiving
21 Nov 2017 - 28 Nov 2017
4 night minimum stay
£720
for 4 nights
From
£159
From
£168
Fri,Sat
 
 
Winter,Spring
29 Nov 2017 - 24 May 2018
5 night minimum stay
£854
for 5 nights
From
£151
From
£168
Fri,Sat
£1,022
£1,361
 
 
Peak Season
25 May 2018 - 4 Sep 2018
7 night minimum stay
£1,462
for 7 nights
£1,462
£2,724
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£687
for 3 nights
From
£201
£838
£4,694
 

Additional pricing information

cleaning fee £83.07
Refundable Damage Deposit £377.6
Tax Rate 11.0%

- 5 people max., (1) xtra guest only, add $50.
- NO PETS ALLOWED
- Low season, 5 night min., longer stays can be negotiated, (talk to owner).

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