Beachwood Fairway Retreat Benton Harbor
BEDROOMS: 2 + bed/bath in downstairs
*5 minute WALK TO BEACH (Jean Klock Beach Park on LAKE MICHIGAN-there is a non-residential daily fee of $9.00 to drive your vehicle in)
*GOLF COURSE VIEW (Harbor Shores- 6th hole is across the street - a Jack Nicklaus Signature Course which is home to the KitchenAid Senior PGA Championship coming 2020)
*12 Miles of TRAILS TO WALK OR BIKE-RIDE (you are allowed to walk or ride the bikes on the golf course paths)
*2 BIKES TO USE DURING YOUR STAY
*1 mile to BEAUTIFUL DOWNTOWN ST. JOSEPH shops and restaurants
If you are a sunbather, golfer, walker, or swimmer Beachwood Fairway Retreat is for you! Overlook the #6 tee of the Harbor Shores golf course from the master bedroom window or front porch as you slowly sip your morning coffee. Prefer a morning swim or walk instead? You are a pleasant 10-minute walk down the golf course to the beautifully-maintained Jean Klock Public Beach on Lake Michigan with its huge sand dunes, tall grasses and gorgeous views. There is a sidewalk and road that separates the golf course from your porch!
Beachwood Fairway Retreat is ideal for all active ages. This clean, crisp, Craftsman-style home is perfect for your getaway with a fully equipped kitchen, air conditioning, and covered porch, cozy living-room, patio with propane grill, garage, 2 bikes and 2 cable TVs.
The location of Beachwood Fairway Retreat is perfect for those who would like to explore the west side of our beautiful state. Only a 1-minute drive to quaint downtown St. Joe's with its shops, restaurants, pubs, harbor, marina and beautiful Silver Beach. Driving north, you will come across South Haven (30 min), Saugatuck (45 min), and Holland (1 hour) all with beautiful downtowns to shop and explore. Plus, it's only a short drive to a dozen wineries and breweries, including Tabor Hill, Round Barn, Sister Lakes Brewery and North Pier Brewery.
If you like beautiful sunsets you've hit the jackpot! Nothing compares with the coast of Lake Michigan. Make sure to bring your camera. Explore, sunbathe, swim, golf, shop and relax in this clean, well-appointed and cozy Beachwood Fairway Retreat.
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
A/C: Yes, there is air conditioning in this home.
Animals: Deer, a variety of birds, racoons, squirrels
ATV/Snowmobiles: Not allowed on the property.
Bathroom #1: Attached to Master Bedroom – Full bath with double sink, shower and tub
Bathroom #2: Attached to Bedroom #2 –Full bath, tub and shower
Bathroom #3: Main floor – ½ bathroom
Bathroom #4: Basement level – Full bath with shower only, also host washer and dryer.
Beach/Swimming: Lake Michigan is just a short 5-minute walk (1/2 mile) up the road. There you will find a public beach with picnic tables and grilling area. It is well-kept and combed seasonally.
Bedroom #1: King Bed—Master bedroom upstairs—ceiling
Bedroom #2: Queen Bed—upstairs—ceiling fan
Basement area: There is a Day-Bed in the downstairs area that is suitable for 1-2 kids/ small adult.
Boats: A few local marinas have boat renting if you are interested in getting on the water.
Bugs: Typical flies, mosquitoes and ants.
Cable/Satellite TVs: 2 TV in living room and basement; both have Comcast Cable.
Cell phone service: Phenomenal! Good all the way around. Good towers
Craft Breweries: Nearby breweries are---Silver Harbor Brewery, North Pier Brewery, The Livery, Haymarket Brewery & Taproom
* Chicago, Illinois: 1 hour and 45 minutes (99 miles)
* Detroit: 3 hours ( 186 miles)
* South Bend, Indiana: 51 minutes (39 miles)
* Michigan Adventure Amusement Park: 1 hour & 39 min. (95 miles)
* Grand Rapids: 1 hour and 15 min ( 81 miles)
Fire Pit: Communal Fire Pit, shared condo owners, is located just 3 houses away in a common space. There is some firewood by the pit and also in the garage for guests to use at the pit.
Fishing: Bring your poles.
Fishing License: You can purchase your fishing license online at the Michigan DNR website.
Golf Course: This beautiful 18 whole course is the only Jack Nicklaus Signature Course on Lake Michigan. Check out the course and schedule a tee time here.
Grill: Propane grill, propane provided.
Handicap Accessible: Not ideal for anyone that cannot navigate stairs.
Store: Downtown St. Joe (1 mile)
Internet: WiFi is available.
Linens: Yes, we provide you with basic sheets and linens. Just like a hotel, the beds will be made for you upon arrival. If you are particular about the thread count of your sheets, let us know, and we will make sure we leave a bed open for your sheets.
Parking: There is enough room for 2 cars to park. One in garage and one in driveway.
Pets: No pets allowed at property. Enjoy this allergen-free space
Privacy: Free standing condo, however there is a condo on each side.
Come one, come all! Although this home has stairs, it is ideal for seniors who love to golf. The master bedroom overlooks tee #6 of the Harbor Shores Golf Course. In addition, Lake Michigan is only 5-minute walk up the way.
Space: Nice, modern, clean space. Three-floors
Towels: Yes, we provide towels. Please bring your own beach towels to take to the water.
Washer and dryer: Yes, there is a washer and dryer. Laundry soap is provided.
Wineries: ALL Within 30 drive--Round Barn, Dablon Winery, Lemon Creek, Three Sisters, Twelve Corners, Vineyard 2121, Contessa wine Cellars, Karma Vista, Lazy Ballerina, White Pine, Domaine Barrien Cellars
Wood: There is some wood in the garage and some wood by the communal fire-pit that you can use.
- Basic paper products included.
- Blow Dryer
- Board Games
- Cable- Satellite TV
- Ceiling fans
- Central air conditioning
- Heat: Furnace
- Internet/ WI FI
- Iron & Ironing board
- Linens & towels included
- Screened-in porch
- Smoke Detectors
- Washer & dryer
- Coffee maker
- Ice maker
- Popcorn Maker
- Standard kitchenware & utensils
- Patio chairs
- Walkway to Lake-Private Beach
|11/01/2019 - 01/01/2021||2||$100.00|
Cheri, thank you for this great review! We agree, Beachwood Fairway Retreat is a fabulous property. It sleeps 4-5 and is a short walk to Lake Michigan. The master bedroom overlooks the #6 tee of the Harbor Shores golf course. We would love to have your stay again.
Kristin, we are so happy that you enjoyed your time at Beachwood Fairway Retreat. Thank you for writing this delightful review. Beachwood Fairway Retreat sleeps 4-5 and is a short 5-minute walk to Lake Michigan. We apologize for not being able to get the fireplace fixed for you over Christmas. We'd love to work with you again in the near future.
Freshwater Vacation Rentals Response
Bill, we are so glad that Fairway Trails Retreat was perfect for your visit to the Benton Harbor/St Joe area. It is a short walk to Lake Michigan and sleeps 4-5. The location of Fairway Trails Retreat is perfect for those who would like to explore the westside of our beautiful state. We hope you come back again.
Freshwater Vacation Rentals Response
Bill, thanks for this review and recommendation. Fairway Trails Retreat is situated on a Jack Nicklaus Signature golf course, that is a simple 5 minute walk to Lake Michigan. It has a washer and dryer for guests' convenience. We'd love to have you back again.
Freshwater Vacation Rentals Response
Bianca, thank you for writing this wonderful review. It makes us very happy knowing you liked it as much as we do. Fairway Trails Retreat has a golf course view and is only a 5 minute walk to Lake Michigan. We look forward to your return.