Breed Cottage on Lake Michigan (Pentwater Rentals)
This historic cottage on Lake Michigan, built in 1901 by the founder of General Motors, is nestled in the private Oceana Beach Association and can accommodate up to 16 overnight guests. This 5 bedroom, 3 bathroom, charming, authentic home gives you access to the Cottage’s 150 feet of private beach on Lake Michigan and 160 acres of surrounding Association property.
There are 80 steps down to the beach. The Association is a private community of 28 other summer cottages with amenities including 2 newly remodeled tennis courts, kids recreational center and clubhouse/banquet facility. The Breed Cottage provides 1 wind surf boards, 2 kayaks, 7 mountain bikes, beach rafts, beach toys, 6 tennis rackets, snorkel and swimming gear.
Linens, sheets, bath and beach towels are available but must be washed, folded and replaced in each room before you check out. Bed configuration includes 1 king size bed on the main floor, 2 queen beds, 1 full size bed and 2 twins on the 2nd floor and 6 twin beds in the 3rd floor loft/attic area. 3 of the bedrooms have Lake views. There is a half bath on the 1st floor, a master with shower and tub and half bath on 2nd floor and full bath with shower in the basement. Also an outdoor shower is convenient for removing sand and dirt after play.
Kitchen is fully equipped and includes king size refrigerator, dishwasher, range, oven and microwave. Dining room and porch can seat 8-12 for entertaining. Living room fireplace is wood burning with wood provided. The Cottage has central heat , 2 window air conditioners and each room includes a window box fan. The Cottage includes free Wi-Fi, 4 TV’s, 3 DVD’s, 1 VCR, FM/AM/XM radio and IPOD hookup. In addition there 3 grills, 2 at house level (propane & charcoal) and 1 at beach level (charcoal) included in amenities.
Rental rates are based on the number of guests as follows and include cleaning fee and required 6% MI Use Tax:
- $4,240/week for up to 4 people;
- $4,770/week for 5-6 people;
- $5,300/week for 7-8 people;
- $5,830/week for 9-10 people;
- $6,360/week for 11-12 people;
- 13+ people is negotiable;
Twenty five percent (25%) of rental fee is required at booking and will serve as your refundable security deposit. The full amount of the agreed upon rent is due one month prior to your arrival. Security deposit will be returned after inspection and no later than 2 weeks after rental week period.
General Rules and Beach Activities are attached and must be acknowledged, initialed and returned to Rental Manager with attached Rental Agreement and 25% booking fee.
Pets are welcome but must be pre-approved by Rental Manager, Anchor Summer Rentals, prior to booking. A non-refundable charge of $250 will be required for your pet(s).
This cottage rents by the week, Saturday to Saturday, check in no earlier than 5:00 p.m., check out by noon in order to allow you time to complete all laundry.
All weeks available except: 7/4, 8/1, 8/8, 8/29.