1 / 27 Front view of home as you approach from the east

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Overview

Bedrooms:
5
Bathrooms:
2
Sleeps:
12
Type:
House
Pets allowed:
No
Wi-Fi available:
Yes

1 Full bath, 1 Shower

Description from owner

**ALL NEW LISTING--OPENED MAY 2019!**

**NOW BOOKING ALL 2020 DATES**

Experience the best of southwest Michigan in our well-appointed, comfortable, countryside vacation home: White Oaks Haven. Enjoy idyllic forest views while lounging in the open-concept dining room/living room/kitchen of this newly-opened 5-bedroom, 2-bath home, which comes complete with hot tub and 3-season sun porch with foosball & air hockey tables. Our newest home is situated on a large, wooded, corner lot in rural Lee Township, Michigan, just 2.5 hours from Chicago & 3 hours from Detroit. Our home consists of ranch-style construction and includes a spacious walk-in shower, plus no stairs inside. Great for families!

*12 max guests includes kids of ALL ages*

**NOTE: The home comes with private beach access to Upper Scott Lake, which is less than a mile away. A canoe with paddles & life vests is provided free for renter use, and kayak rental is also available by reservation at reasonable daily or weekly rates.**

White Oaks Haven is one of our newest vacation homes, and is set on a large, private, half-wooded lot in rural Lee Township. Private dock and beach access to nearby Upper Scott Lake is included with this home, as well as unrestricted use of our canoe AND kayak rental for reasonable daily or weekly rates. White Oaks Haven is situated on a spacious corner lot which previously operated as a hobby farm, and was designated as a National Wildlife Habitat because of its abundance and great variety of organically-grown plants, flowers, bushes, and trees. The home sits on a large, grassy lawn, and comes complete with outdoor fire pit and hot tub, which sits adjacent to a sun-soaked 3-season porch with beautiful river rock flooring.

The home has five bedrooms and two full baths, as well as a open-concept living/dining/kitchen area that includes a full kitchen with island and ceiling fan, a comfortable living room with TV lounge area, a dining room with extra-large dining set, and three-season porch boasting foosball and air hockey tables, with adjacent hot tub. Our entire home, yard, and nearby private beach access are ready and waiting for your exclusive use during your stay.

Decorated in a charming country style, this accessible (i.e. no stairs inside) vacation home features airy rooms and picture windows with incredible woodland views. The shared living areas include a generous, well-lighted, open area complete with: a full, modern kitchen; a formal dining area with extra-large dining table; a living room area outfitted with comfortable lounge seating and large-screen (43") satellite TV/connected DVD player; and an airy 3-season porch equipped with foosball and air hockey tables, lounge seating, and a small patio dining set. The roomy kitchen is fully equipped with dining ware, cookware, utensils, modern appliances, butcher-block island, and features plenty of counter space. The large dining table can seat at least 12 comfortably, and the dining area features a ceiling fan with chandelier lighting. The sitting area of the living room is furnished with a gas-burning fireplace, a large leather sectional, and a large-screen (43"), flat-screen TV with 235-plus stations of satellite television service (including Fox Sports & local channels). All of these connected and open areas are arranged under a ceiling with inset canister lighting, and framed by huge picture windows on both the north and south sides of the home. The sun-soaked 3-season porch has sliding doors that open onto the spacious and lushly green back yard, and comes complete with additional dining space, as well as lounge space and game tables like foosball and air hockey.

This home is designed for medium-sized groups and families who want to escape the mad rush of daily life and spend time growing closer to one another, all while experiencing the tranquility and enjoyment that "life in the country" has to offer. We have worked to provide a balance of comfort, functionality, charm, unity, and fun throughout our home and grounds. We even designed our outdoor spaces to provide maximum opportunities for gathering together to enjoy good meals and good conversation. We sincerely hope that the inspiring forest views from the living room and 3-season porch will soothe and comfort you. We love creating welcoming spaces that draw you in with their cozy and charmingly-decorated rooms designed with great care, and our greatest desire is to see you return year after year so you can continually create new memories with those you love.

5-Bedroom Breakdown: 1 room with king bed, 3 rooms with queen beds, 1 kid's room with 4 twin beds (2 bunked sets).

Beds: 1 King Bed, 3 Queen Beds, 4 Twin Beds

NOTE: DOCK NOT AVAILABLE BEFORE APRIL 15 OR AFTER OCTOBER 1.

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TripAdvisor Property ID: 10296622

About the area

This lovely home is situated on a large partially-wooded corner lot in serene, rural Lee Township, Michigan. Nearby access to your own private beach & dock on Upper Scott Lake is included with your stay. Summer brings the fun of boating, swimming, and outdoor meal. The autumn colors are spectacular around the lake and area. Enjoy winter sports like skiing, sledding, cross country skiing, and ice skating. Spring brings a landscape bursting to new life. The cottage is 10-15 minutes from Crane's Orchards & Dutch Farms, famous for delicious pies & fruit picking. Nearby Fennville Winery offers tours & wine tastings. Antiquing opportunities abound as well.

Getting around

You will definitely need a car in order to take in the best of the sights our area has to offer.

Getting here

From Chicago: From I-294 South (or the Chicago Skyway) take I-94 East through Indiana into Michigan. Take Michigan Exit 34 (I-196 North) toward Holland/Grand Rapids. Take I-196 to Exit 26, which is 109th Ave/Pullman. Turn left (East) at the end of the ramp. Travel 6.4 miles to the gas station, train tracks, and flashing light. Keep going about 1 mile. You will pass the InterCare Health Clinic and Bellita’s Market, Nadeau Drive, 54th Street, and then 53rd Street. The next cross-street will be 52nd, where you will prepare to turn left. You will see the driveway marked with both a house-name sign and flag on the north side of the street just past the intersection of 109th Ave and 52nd Street. Turn left into the driveway. Reminder: Michigan is in the Eastern Time Zone. From Detroit: Take I-94 west to past Kalamazoo. Take M-40 north toward Gobles and Allegan. Pass Gobles and continue for several miles to 108th Street. Turn left on 108th street and take it until it ends. Turn right and go ½ mile north and curve left onto 109th Street. Go west for about 3 miles, until you approach 52nd Street, where you will prepare to turn right. You will see the driveway marked with both a house-name sign and flag on the north side of the street.

Interaction with guest

Our on-site property manager, Jill, is available to lend a hand if you run into any problems or have any questions during your stay. She is also very knowledgeable about the area and will gladly point you in the right direction when you are looking for just the right activities for your group during your stay.

Policies

Check in time: 17:00, Check out time: 12:00
If you have any questions about check-in or check-out times, please contact the owner/manager.
Payment
This rental can only be paid for online through Vacation Home Rentals using your credit/debit card or PayPal (never by bank or wire transfer).

Damage deposit: $400.00
Smoking
No smoking at this property

Amenities

Bedrooms

  • Bedroom 1: King bed
    Bedroom 2: Queen Bed
    Bedroom 3: Queen Bed
    Bedroom 4: Queen Bed
    Bedroom 5: 2 Bunk Beds

Features

  • Air conditioning
  • Grill
  • Heating
  • Private garden
  • High Speed Internet
  • Hot tub/Jacuzzi
  • Linen provided
  • Parking Included
  • Towels provided
  • Wi-Fi available

Appliances

  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes dryer
  • Dishwasher
  • DVD player
  • High chair
  • Freezer
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Microwave
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • TV
  • Washing machine

Activities

  • Boat available
  • Cycling Trips
  • Fishing
  • Games room
  • Golf
  • Water sports
  • Horse riding

Bathrooms

  • 1 Full bath
  • 1 Shower

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