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South Haven Vacation Rentals


By Jennifer Weiss

South Haven, Michigan has it all for a picture perfect getaway along the shores of Lake Michigan. Sparkling water and beautiful beaches abound, while the town provides access to some of the freshest fruits and vegetables available and a wide variety of activities such as fishing, golfing, and diving. Come in the summer for the Blueberry Festival, or venture out in the winter for ice fishing, skiing, snowboarding, or snowmobiling. Whatever your plans entail and no matter when you plan to visit, there is sure to a vacation rental that facilitates the vacation of your dreams.

When visiting South Haven in the winter, easy access to the lake and the state parks in the area is a necessity in order to participate in the activities you have planned. A South Haven vacation rental that is located right next to a state park, surrounded by acres of county land, and has miles of Lake Michigan frontage is exactly what you need. You can go cross-country skiing on the property and into the state park or make your way down to the water for a day of ice fishing. At the end of the day, settle in front of the fire in this cozy, secluded home and keep an eye out for wildlife as they pass through the woods that are all around.

While winter activities are abundant in South Haven, summer is a more popular time as the crowds come out to take advantage of this beautiful setting and the brilliant water. Since many individuals come for the water, the most convenient lodging option is a beach house rental that is a short walk to a sandy beach. With easy access to a private beach, you can make your way down to the water at your own leisure without worrying about finding a place to park or wondering whether there will be a good spot left to place your towel. Pull out a book and listen to the waves come in and when hunger strikes, the kitchen is a short walk away and the picnic tables on the beach allow you to eat whenever necessary without missing out on any of the fun.

When most individuals travel to South Haven, it is for a relaxing family vacation close to the soothing sounds of the lake. Since your dog is also part of the family, why not bring him along when you stay in a pets welcome vacation rental that has a fenced in front and backyard. He can also enjoy the fresh air and picturesque outdoors and your children will be delighted that their best friend can make the adventure along with the family. As the children play in the heated pool and you relax in the hot tub of your secluded, wooded lot, your dog can play a few feet away on the grass or on the deck. It really is a family adventure when you can bring along every valued member of your household.

If your trip to South Haven includes extended members of your family, then you will need a lodging option that allows you to house everyone in the same area. Hotels can separate members of your party, making it difficult to get everyone moving for the dayís activities. With a large vacation rental house, however, everyone can stay in a centralized area and enjoy the perks that come with ideally situated accommodations. When the beach and the attractions of the downtown area are a short walk away, individuals can participate in those activities that interest them without worrying about transportation. The younger children and their parents can head to the easily accessible beach that lies directly behind the house as those who prefer to hit the town walk to the boutique shops and cafes. Everyone can have a fulfilling vacation while enjoying each otherís company in a vacation rental with plenty of space and a location that suites a variety of needs.

For a romantic weekend getaway, a South Haven condo rental with views of Black River harbor is the perfect place to escape from the crowds. Relax on your balcony as the boats begin to make their way back to their slips, and then venture to one of the nearby restaurants for a cozy meal for two. With North and South Beach just a short walk away, your South Haven vacation can be whatever you can imagine.

HomeAway.com has the most comprehensive selection of vacation rental homes on the Internet. For an alternative lodging option, look into a South Haven condo for your next trip to Southwestern Michigan.

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