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Steps Away from the Sandy Beach by Lake Michigan! Stop 1

Bedrooms 1
Space 550 sq ft
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights


About the property

Apartment, 1 Bedroom + Convertible bed(s), 1 Bath, (Sleeps 2-3)

See other apartments in the building: VRBO 296638 2bedr/2bath (sleeps 4-6), VRBO 870328 (sleeps 2) and VRBO 121998 2bedr/1bath (sleeps 4)

Just one hour from Chicago. Cozy and sparkling clean one bedroom, one bathroom apartment on the second floor of the building with views of sand dunes. Take a sand path that leads you to the most beautiful Lake Michigan beach. It is only 200 yards away and you can make several trips to the beach per day. On a clear day you may enjoy seeing skyscrapers of Chicago downtown. It is a perfect place for relaxation at any season of the year.

This completely remodeled apartment has a queen size bed in the bedroom and a pull out full size sofa in the family room. You may watch a flat screen TV in the evening or enjoy the sunset in the balcony.

Walk to Washington Park Zoo, Water Splash Park, Marina for dinner or drive to Michigan City Lighthouse Outlet Mall, skate park and trails of Indiana Dune State Park, Blue Chip Casino.

Did I mention you will be staying just couple hundred steps away from the beach?

More Details

Jurgita Gurevicius
Member since: 2007
Speaks english, russian, Lithuanian
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
June 23, 2018

Guestbook comments from the owner

Thank you so much, we loved our stay! Your place was amazing and the beach was wonderful! We had a very enjoyable and relaxing vacation. Thanks again for making it possible. Have a great rest of your summer!

Jul 2013
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Accommodation and Amenities for this vacation apartment rental in Michigan City

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 2
Building Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 550 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Lake View ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 3 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , Sliding door to the balcony
  • Queen size Beds (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1)
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Balcony ...
  • Golf ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • long term renters welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • marina
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing


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Steps Away from the Sandy Beach by Lake Michigan! Stop 1
average rating of 4.75 based on 30 reviews

Thanks for our stay. Overall, it was very nice, the location was perfect to get to the beach

  • 4 of 5

We would have appreciated a more fully stocked kitchen. We bought, and left there, dish soap, a scrubbing sponge, and 2 washcloths, one each for the kitchen and bath. It was impossible for us to really get the dishes washed well with only that little brush. Items we needed and did without were measuring cups and spoons, rubber scraper, foil and Saran Wrap, and small plastic containers. We also would have appreciated a bathroom floor mat. All in all, though, we had a very nice stay! Eating breakfast and lunch out on the deck was wonderful!! Thanks!

  • Submitted: 9-Oct-2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Fairview Heights

Really nice and so close to the beautiful beach!

  • 4 of 5

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay. The house was literally a two-minute walk to the beach. The house was completely adequate for what we needed. The bedroom was nice and we loved the balcony. it was like the perfect little apartment for two people. The only thing that I think was missing was maybe an iron. We really needed one and there was not one there but besides that everything is great.

  • Submitted: 1-Oct-2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much for coming and staying at our place. I wish you mentioned to me that you need an iron in advance or even when you checked in and did not find. There is one for special requests. We could have satisfied your need right away.
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Clean, great beach access, comfortable home, good neighborhood & community, great running trails

  • 5 of 5

Relaxing weekend, easy to communicate with host. No snaffoos or difficulties. Would suggest to other travelers --also check out the great hiking trails all along coastline.

  • Submitted: 19-Sep-2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for staying at our property and suggestions for other travelers what to do around. I will include information about the hiking trails in description of our property. I hope to have you back next summer again!
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Clean and close to everything.

  • 5 of 5

Clean, quiet, and a short walk to the beach!

  • Submitted: 15-Sep-2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Chicago, IL

Beauty on the beach!!!

  • 5 of 5

Clean, cheerful and well maintained apartment in a great location to walk to the beach. We were comfortable, relaxed and everything was perfect. This was our second stay and we will be back. Great view from the private balcony.

  • Submitted: 16-Aug-2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much for coming and staying again at our property! We are delighted to hear you have enjoyed your stay! Hope to have you back sometime again!
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Nice and comfortable

  • 5 of 5

Cozy, clean, working air conditioner. Host very accommodating with communications and providing beach chairs for our stay. The view of the lake is now obstructed with landscape. However the deck was delightful. Whimsical touches with decorating. Beach accessible.

  • Submitted: 3-Aug-2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
7 Miles
Mihcigan City Municipal Airport
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Mateys Bar and Restaurant
Nearest Train
2 Miles
Michigan City Train Station
Nearest Motorway
1.1 Miles
US 12
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Overboard Restaurant in Marina
Nearest Beach
0.2 Miles
Sheridan Beach Stop 1
Nearest Point of Interest
310 Colfax Ave
Car: recommended


Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this vacation apartment rental in Michigan City

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Jun 15 2018 - Sep 10 2018
3 night minimum stay
Early Fall
Sep 11 2018 - Oct 31 2018
2 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning fee C$99.52 + Tax

$100 refundable security deposit required to make a reservation.
Full payment is due 60 days prior to arrival.
Payment by check, cashier's check, money order, PayPal.
Rates are subject to change until a reservations is confirmed.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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