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Great property, available all year!

Bedrooms 2
Space 900 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 4 nights


About the property

Book your fall or winter getaway today!

Great rates this fall and winter! Last minute getaway? Contact us for special rates!

Our "Cozy Nook" is close to the beach and downtown. This house offers all of the amenities you need to enjoy a great vacation in South Haven! Located .7 of a mile from downtown and the beach, you can enjoy everything that South Haven has to offer!

The house has two bedrooms, one bedroom with three twin beds and the other with a queen bed.

We have a large window a/c unit in the living room (15,400 BTU). We also have ceiling fans and box fans available.

We offer lots of 'extras' to make your stay even more enjoyable! Beyond the basic linens, dishes, kitchen gadgets and bedding, we have:

- Keurig coffee maker, crock pot

-Baby gear including Pack-n-play, portable high chair, stroller, beach toys (please request prior to arrival)

-Flat screen TV, basic DISH, high-speed internet

-Board games, DVDs, children's toys and books--- just in case it rains and you're stuck inside!

-Beach equipment including a beach cart, chairs, small umbrella, wagon and sand toys.

Our property is pet-friendly, please let us know prior to booking if you plan to travel with your pet :-)

More Details

Member since: 2015
Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
21 November, 2017

About Elizabeth

We are year-round South Haven residents and we love everything that southwest Michigan has to offer! We especially love spending time at the beach in the summer. Our favorite places to visit in town are Sherman's, Kid's Corner and Taste.

We are both teachers and foster parents, so we kept our love of kids in mind when we set up the house and added in lots of beach and house toys!

Elizabeth purchased this house in 2005

Why Elizabeth chose South Haven

We have worked hard to ensure that we can create a budget-friendly vacation experience for all families!


Nearest Beach
0.7 Miles
South Beach
Car: recommended


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in South Haven in Van Buren County

Property Type:
  • house
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 900 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed , 2 Single Bed , 1 Sofa bed/Futon , Pack-n-play available for infants/toddlers
    Bedroom 2 - 3 Single Bed
  • Pack-n-play is also available upon request.
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Library
  • Terrace ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • festivals
  • library
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • Boating
  • sledding
  • walking
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • golf
  • ice skating
  • ski


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Great property, available all year!
average rating of 4.4210525 based on 19 reviews

Great Location and well equipped

  • 5 of 5

We had a lovely stay and the place was well equipped. Great location for walking to downtown. Neighborhood was quiet. Very enjoyable week!

  • Review Submitted: 22-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

A very enjoyable place! Super close to the beach. Other comments had said that it was in a "iffy" neighborhood, but I disagree having stayed there. I felt completely safe. The beach equipment was a really nice commodity.

  • Review Submitted: 24-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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clean neat had plenty off t.v channels comfortable house.

  • 4 of 5

Owner was very help full.No problems at all.Thank's for all you did. Mark D.

  • Review Submitted: 16-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wonderful Home Away From Home!

  • 5 of 5

First and foremost I would like to share is that the owner, Beth, is fantastic. She was very communicative and accommodating to all our requests/needs. She answered every phone call (which proved important when we locked ourselves out of the house!) and responded to emails quickly.

The house was perfect for our family of four and two dogs. Our girls loved having their own room with adorable accents on their beds (my 5 yr old is obsessed with mermaids, so the mermaid decor was perfect!) There was also a closet full of toys, games, movies etc that kept my girls busy on the rainy days. Not to mention the garage FULL off beach accessories, strollers, and toys. We literally didn't have to bring a thing!

The living space was large enough for us all to convene in at the end of the day. I would say the only downfall is the lack of space in the kitchen and accessing the back patio you have to go through the garage, but overall it served its purpose.

There was a wagon in the garage which held both our girls perfectly as we walked to the beach and park (with a huge playland for kids) which was about a 5-10 minute walk depending how fast you walk, definitely easy to do with young kids. The area overlooks South Beach, with access to the beach down a couple flights of stairs from the bluff. Very easy. If you're a church goer, St Basil's is also down the way from the park, about 10-15 min walk from the house. You can acutally walk to downtown if you want, it's about 20 minutes.

We absolutely loved our stay in South Haven. I would recommend staying here.

  • Review Submitted: 16-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great vacation house !

  • 5 of 5

We had a lovely time! The house was perfect for our family. There was lots of games and beqch toys for my son and the kitchen was fully equipped to cook in the house. It was close to the beach and town and a nice yard to grill and for my son to play in. The only negative thing I would say is I was a bit weary of the neighborhood. The first night the neighbors had a very loud party until almost 2 am which kept us up. This was the only problem we had. But at first look the neighborhood looks a bit sketchy. Overall a great experience.

  • Review Submitted: 22-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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nice house, but caution

  • 4 of 5

House is very near to an area the police visited for hours during our stay, confirm house door can be locked from out side before renting. otherwise very nice house and experience.

  • Review Submitted: 16-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for your feedback about the house, we're glad you had a nice time. During the 4th of July holiday, the city hires extra police officers to help with the additional number of visitors-- especially during the fireworks. We had police all over town, and mobile command centers we set up to be sure that law enforcement was available everywhere. We were able to resolve the issue that you had with the lock, thanks for letting us know!
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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in South Haven, Michigan

Rental Basis:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
Off Season Special
7 Oct 2017 - 1 May 2018
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights
Nightly Rate
24 Jun 2018 - 10 Aug 2018
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights

Additional pricing information

Pet Fee £75.1
Housekeeping £93.87

Rates are subject to change until booking is confirmed. Inquiring about the property doesn't reserve the dates requested, a payment must be made to reserve the property. Pets must be approved before booking.

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.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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