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Lakefront Lake Huron, Seadog Cottage, Private Beach, Beautiful View, Sleeps 6

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Bedrooms 2
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 nights

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Photos and Description of this 2 bedroom holiday cottage in Lexington - Seadog Cottage

Heritage, 2 Bedroom, 1 Bath, Sleeps 6. Beautiful view, peaceful and relaxing.

Right on the lake! Heritage cottage, 825 sq. ft. Beautiful lake views, inside and out. Old-fashioned warmth and charm, located in a quiet lakefront neighborhood. Private 50' beach is a small but beautiful window onto majestic Lake Huron.

Sleeps 6, with 2 bedrooms, (1 w/queen, other w/full, and twin bunks on porch) 1 bath, kitchen, dining, living room with fireplace, and large screened porch facing the lake.

Brick patio with charcoal BBQ, wood swings and lots of plastic Adirondack chairs, make for a lovely place to grill and sit outside. 10 steps down to our lakeside firepit and patios, and then 10 steps and you're right on the beach.

Fully equipped kitchen, large dining table (great for board games!), cozy living room with fireplace and lake view, The Seadog is a serene little oasis for your 'place on the lake' this summer.

Halfway between Port Huron and Lexington, it's the perfect spot to be a short drive to many fun vacation spots like the Port Huron boardwalk and many parks, or the quaint village of Lexington with it's marina, restaurants, and unique shops. And then you can come back to the cottage and just relax....

Somewhat rustic, (as shown in photos), but this adds to it's nostalgic charm of a time when cards, popcorn, conversation, and then a bonfire under the stars was a "big deal", and a very pleasant break after the city life. Bring a guitar for a sing-a-long, and you'll think you're back at camp.... It's been in our family since 1924, and we hope you'll enjoy it as much as generations of the Jasnowski's have--

Please bring your own sheets and towels, or contact us to arrange. See more photos at www.nymphandseadog.com. All rentals go through VRBO/ HomeAway. Phone us for more info at: 616-669-5187 anytime between 8am--10pm . We have a 3-night minimum, with 4 nights preferred for the 4 holidays of Memorial Day, 4th of July, Mackinaw race, and Labor Day.

More Details
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible

owner/property manager Lisa Boss
Member since: 2014
Speaks English
Response time:
Within 12 hours
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Calendar last updated:
26 August, 2016
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About owner/property manager Lisa Boss

The property came into the Jasnowski family (from Detroit) as a gift from Mattie's sister, Ellen Petersen, in 1924, and a little cottage was built, added on to a bit; and a sister cottage, the Nymph, added later on in the 40's. They've been in the family ever since... I think my dad and grandpa would enjoy knowing that others can enjoy the happy, serene, getaway spot that they envisioned. Many people tell us they have a very peaceful time up at our cottages. We hope the Seadog can be your own little 'place on the lake' this summer!

owner/property manager Lisa Boss purchased this cottage in 1924

Why owner/property manager Lisa Boss chose Eastern Michigan

Uniquely old fashioned, the Seadog is close to Lexington (6 mi), close to Lakeport State Park (4 mi) and close to the gorgeous Port Huron water front and board walk (9 mi). Parks, restaurants, shopping, Canadian casinos, and golf courses are all close by, yet the Seadog Cottage, is always there to return to, and just enjoy relaxing.

What makes this cottage unique

A nice place for a quiet vacation, and close to Detroit, Flint, Ann Arbor areas. The property is unique in being able to have 1 cottage all to yourself, or there is the option to also rent the Nymph and have 2 cottages. Perfect for grandparents who may appreciate a little separation for their vacation----- it's what we always do!


based on 7 holidaymaker reviews

Lakefront Lake Huron, Seadog Cottage, Private Beach, Beautiful View, Sleeps 6
average rating of 4.571429 based on 7 reviews

Sea Dog is a nice private cottage on the lake. It was peaceful and quite.

  • 4 of 5

We stayed at Sea Dog August 31 thru September 4 2016. We had a nice time at this quaint rustic cottage and it was just what we expected. The property was well maintained and clean upon arrival. The view of the lake is spectacular. Nice private setting. Cottage had all the utensils you need for a comfortable stay. They have great neighbors nice to talk with. Great place for a bonfire on the beach. Nice location between Port Huron and Lexington. The owner Lisa Boss was a great communicator and responsive. We would recommend this property.

Thank you, Joel

  • Review Submitted: Sep 11, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Comfortable house with private beach and great view!

  • 5 of 5

We really loved Lisa's house. It was very comfortable and had everything we needed for the weekend. Sitting in the screened in sunporch was great, as was using the backyard swings or going down to the private beach. I would recommend her place to anyone, including families with young children — it was a very safe and enjoyable setup. Lisa was very communicative, and the cabin is well situated — private, wooded and quiet area but also very close to downtown Lexington and also only a few minutes' drive from the big grocery store, Barnes and Noble and other shopping. The only critique/warning I have is to be careful around the older/worn outlets. We had a power brick that seemed to burn out from one of those. I would suggest plugging more expensive items (or items you care about) into the newer three-pronged outlets that you can find around the house.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 9, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great nostalgic cottage, private beach, bonfire pit, beautiful sunrises... Love this place!

  • 5 of 5

Our family has vacationed here for two years in a row and we love it! The cottage has everything you need without unnecessary extras. We live near Detroit so the drive is just over an hour yet you would think you were in northern Michigan. We've created some great memories here and can't wait to come back.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 29, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful property on Lake Huron

  • 4 of 5

The Seadog provides a beautiful view of Lake Huron. The swings in the yard provided a wonderful addition to the property to allow for a relaxing time looking at the lake. The house nicely accommodated 6 people, providing the basics needed for a week long stay. The area is quiet and provides for a wonderful family experience. The owner was always available to answer questions before and during our stay. Lexington is a unique town with good restaurant options and a nearby playground and beach for children.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 25, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Lake Huron get away.

  • 4 of 5

The owner was great to work with and charming. The property was an excellent location with a good beach set up for our kids and cousins to play. The community 4th of July fireworks were fabulous too.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 14, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Relaxing Stay

  • 5 of 5

Cottage was great. Owner's were extremely helpful and responsive. Excellent communication! We had a wonderful time.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 8, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Car: recommended


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cottage in Lexington, Eastern Michigan

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Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £328
Tax Rate 6.0%

Cancellation policy: 100% refund if canceled 60 days before check-in date. 50% refund if canceled 30 days before arrival date. 0% refund if cancellation occurs after 30 days. Please consider "vacation insurance".
Cottages are rented on a "leave them as you find them" basis. Items like wood, charcoal, condiments, paper products, sheets and towels, are not supplied. SHEETS ARE available on request, $10. bed.
4 night minimum for the weeks of Memorial Day, 4th of July, Mackinaw Boat Race, and Labor Day.
Please see our PDF on VRBO site, or on our website, nymphandseadog.com for complete information of provisions, and policies. (or call us at 616-669-5187)

Owner'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.
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Lexington in Michigan

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 825 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beachfront ...
  • Lakefront ...
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Heating ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed
  • Medium-small bedrooms have bed, dresser, built in closet, windows. Front bedroom faces lake, (east) and Back bedroom faces west. Also, Twin Bunk Beds out on the glass and screen front porch.
  • DVD Player
  • Television ...
  • Boat ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • duty free shops
  • festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • gambling casinos
  • Miniature golf
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
Beach/Patio area nice for star gazing. I always feel I am going back in time here, where life was simpler, quieter---

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