Lake of the Woods is a 300 acre all sports lake with public access (free unlimited boat launch) and your choice to use our pontoon or your boat or watercraft is welcome to be docked at our 40' dock. The shallow sandy shoreline is inviting to play, swim, or go fishing right off the dock. A public beach with life guards during summer months and playground with outside covered picnic areas.
This beautiful and large 3300 sq ft house is the perfect place for a multi-family gathering or getaway. This gorgeous home has a dining capacity of 14 in the great room. More seating available on the deck and patio for outdoor dining. Sleeping Arrangements Are Very Manageable and Comfortable for a Party of 14 within 6 bedrooms and 3 full baths allowing plenty of room for everyone in your group! 3 bedrooms have a queen size bed, 1 bedroom has two queen size beds and the lower level 2 bedrooms each have a queen size bed and twin bunks. All bed linens and bath towels are provided but please bring your own beach towels as ours are not allowed outdoors. Washer and dryer also available for your use.
Enjoy the views and sunsets from just about any room in the house or while lounging on the huge deck at your beautifully decorated home away from home. Step out to the deck from the french doors in the great room or to the patio from the lower level family/rec room; sit; relax; read a book, or just chill. Run around or play team sports on our 3 Acre yard or let the kids out to enjoy the huge playground. Take a relaxing walk to the lakeshore to take in the panoramic view of Lake of the Woods. The screened Gazeebo by the water's edge is a perfect spot to unwind or keep an eye on the kids while they play in the water. The Gazeebo is fitted with electric outlets, fans and lighting for your comfort. There are so many places to relax and bask in the surrounding and tranquil beauty of Lake of the Woods Retreat. Why not take a peaceful ride on a kayak? Or take the canoe or paddle boat and give the kids a short ride to the public beach which is only a few minutes away from the property. So much to do, so little time!
There is also a large firepit at the edge of the lake so you can sit around the bonfire in the evenings and tell stories and make memories when the festivities of the day are done.
The large fully equipped upper and lower kitchens offer 2 full size fridges, gas cooktops, microwaves, dishwasher with plenty of cabinets filled with all types of dishes, cooking/baking utensils and smaller appliances. You can cook in luxury to your heart’s content. Living areas with Comfy sofas, TVs with Comcast cable and fast speed 75 mbps wireless internet and a huge video library for rainy days. The cell phone coverage is excellent in and outside of the home.
Lake of the Woods is surrounded by privately owned homes which provide for a peaceful getaway but only a 15 - 25 min drive to various surrounding towns such as Paw Paw, Dowagiac, Coloma, Kalamazoo, Benton Harbor which provide opportunity for shopping, restaurants, regular and drive-in movie theaters, golf courses, wineries, bowling, ice cream shops, hiking trails and much more. And only 5 mins away is downtown Decatur which offers a grocery store, restaurants, bars and ice cream shops and even a hardware store. And just 15 min drive to Paw Paw you can find large chain stores such as Wal-Mart. So don’t worry if you forgot something at home, all is available in a short distance.
Nestled in wine country, it is worth the easy drive from Chicago, IL (2 hours); Fort Wayne, IN; Toledo, OH; Lansing, Detroit, Ann Arbor, Monroe, Kalamazoo, MI, etc., being conveniently situated in Michigan but closely bordering the states of Illinois, Indiana and Ohio.
This home is totally 'non smoking.' receptacles are provided outdoors for extinguishing cigarettes, etc.
Lake of the Woods is a 300 acre all sports lake with public access (free unlimited boat launch) and your choice to use our pontoon or your boat or watercraft is welcome to be docked at our 40' dock. The shallow sandy shoreline is inviting to play, swim, or go fishing right off the dock. A public beach with life guards during summer months and playground with