Lakehouse Living

Lakehouse Living
3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms House in Dowagiac
from $400 per /nt
from $2800 per /wk

Property Details

Property Description

This home is perfect for families who want to experience inland lake living where families can easily get on the water or enjoy just sitting on the deck and watching the glistening water at sunset.

Property Details

Bring your fishing boat, jet skis, kayaks or canoe to tie up to the private dock. The home is a true indoor/outdoor retreat with spacious windows overlooking the lush backyard and small private beach.

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This home offers the conveniences a large tiered deck with a hot tub and gas grill, indoor fireplace and open floor plan.

Location: On Crooked Lake in Southwest Michigan, this home is about a 2-hour drive from Chicago. It is about a 40 minute drive from Michigan’s most romantic city, charming downtown St. Joseph and Harbor Shores spectacular Jack Nicklaus Signature Golf Course.

Keys are provided upon check in: A Be Our Guest representative will greet you upon arrival to provide keys and answer any questions that you might have.

Basics include: WIFI access, cable TV, gas grill, microwave, dishwasher, hair dryers, central air conditioning, and 6 off street parking spots.

Bedrooms and bathrooms: The master bedroom has a king-sized bed and a private full bathroom. The second bedroom has a queen-sized bed and shares the second full bathroom. The 3rd bedroom has 4 twin-sized bunk beds. There is also a queen-sized sofa sleeper on the lower level.

Kitchen: The kitchen easily accommodates cooks with the l-shaped layout and large island. The kitchen is fully furnished with all the cookware and dishes needed to prepare a picnic or a gourmet meal.

Dining: The dining area has a table that will seat 8 comfortably.

Living room: This section of the open floor plan features a fireplace and a large screen TV. There is plenty of seating to sit back, relax and enjoy the lake view.

Unique to this house is the relaxing, comfy feel of the indoor space and the optimum outdoor which will be your playground for the week.

Maximum number of guests is 8 unless arrangements are made at the time of booking. Exceeding the maximum will result in the forfeit of monies paid and termination of occupancy. Be Our Guest homes are not to be used for any parties or special events.

Pets: Pets are allowed at the owners’ discretion.

Minimum Stay: 7 nights Friday to Friday from Memorial Day to Labor Day
Holiday periods are not available and are reserved for the owner
3 nights may be available during off season

Cleaning Fee: $200
Accidental Damage Protection: $69
Refundable Security Deposit: $500
Michigan Sales Tax: 6%

Special note from Be Our Guest: Let us help you get sandy feet, giggles, carousel rides, wine tastings, micro brews, a visit to a chocolate garden, soaked at a walk in beach fountain, to golf where the legends of golf play, and so much more! Southwest Michigan has it all. Book your vacation now and make a lifetime of memorable moments this summer for the whole family.


A short list of the many fun-filled attractions include:

  • Curious Kids Discovery Zone & Museum with Carousel

  • Whirlpool Compass Fountain with Michigan’s largest splash pad

  • Silver Beach voted "Top Ten Beaches" by Parents Magazine and "Top Six Beaches in the World" by Delta Sky Magazine

  • Shadowland Pavilion for musical events

  • Harbor Shores Golf Course home of the Senior PGA Championship presented by KitchenAid in 2016 and 2018

  • Walking art tours

  • Krasl Art Center

  • Box Factory for the Arts

  • Antiques on the Bluff Sundays (May-October)

  • 20+ wineries close by and 3 tasting rooms in downtown St. Joseph

  • Farmer’s Market Saturdays (May-October)

  • 18+ award-winning Microbreweries

  • U Pick Farms

  • 3 Four Winds Casinos and entertainment venues

  • Charter fishing and sunset cruises

 There are so many things to do that you will wish that you had more than a week. The number of outstanding restaurants, shops, galleries and spas are so vast that we suggest you visit

This property has 1 King(s), 1 Queen(s), 4 Twin(s).


  • Air Conditioning
  • Parking
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Central Heat
  • Lakefront
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Swimming
  • Microwave
  • Linens Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Gas Grill
  • Iron and Board
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cookware
  • Oven
  • Boat Dock
  • Fireplace
  • Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Internet - Hi Speed
  • Internet - Wireless


Daily Rate: $400 - $500 per night
Weekly Rate: $2800 - $3500 per week
- Rate varies due to seasonality and holidays.
- Please select your dates on our online booking calendar for an exact quote.

Availability & Booking Calendar


Michigan Use Tax - 6.00%
Accidental Damage Protection $3000 Coverage - $69.00 - Tax Exempt
Cleaning Fee - $200.00 - Tax Exempt
Refundable Damage Deposit - $500.00
Cancellation Policy
If Guest wishes to cancel his/her reservation, the deposit will be refunded as follows:

90% refunded if canceled 180 days prior to the Check-in Date
75% refunded if canceled 90 days prior to the Check-in Date
50% refunded if canceled 60 days prior to the Check-in Date
0% refunded if canceled 30 days prior to the Check-in Date
Full payment will be charged if canceled less than 30 days prior to the Check-in Date
Last updated 07/03/2017
Deposit Policy
Remaining balance is due a minimum of 60 days before the Check-in date.
Last updated 07/03/2017

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