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Ship Watcher's Paradise on the St. Clair River

Morning Freighter
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Overview
Holiday Rental House -
3 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 10
Marine City, Michigan
Give the St. Clair River a chance to impress you for a fall or winter weekend away, cozy up to the fireplace, and enjoy a mug of our complimentary Lexington Coffee Company craft roastery coffee or hot cocoa!

We first fell in love with this respite on the river when moving to southeast Michigan for work back in 2009. The surprise of seeing Caribbean-blue water and curiosity of watching a thousand foot ship right in front of us was awe-inspiring. It became our dream to live on the banks of that beauty, and we were lucky enough to make the dream come true. There were so many little surprises that we still miss, like hearing the drone of ships' horns on a foggy night, catching a walleye right from the dock in the spring, or watching the Coast Guard break ice in the winter. We enjoyed this idyllic setting for several years until another j...
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Listing #FKN8679736
About the Owner
ANDREW & SUSIE D
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:April 2017
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Reviewed 18 September 2018 via mobile

This place is spectacular from the fully stocked kitchen the showers with multiple spray head. Jacuzzi and very clean comfortable beds Off the back deck or the dock freighters are passing up and down the river We loved it and will go back again Thanks...More

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Relax744154, VR Owner at Ship Watcher's Paradise on the St. Clair River, responded to this reviewResponded 20 September 2018

Thank you Carol, you were wonderful guests and we would be happy to welcome you back any time! Andrew & Susie

Reviewed 12 February 2018

If I could give more starts I would! Our experience with the host Andrew and this rare gem of a property was the best we have ever experienced. We all fell in love with this tucked away little paradise of a home and we will...More

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Reviewed 11 December 2017

This house is perfectly located between Algonac and Marine City. If your looking for a quiet house located on the water this is it. Ample parking in the driveway. Minutes away is nice little shops and fantastic restaurants with creative menus. The house has many...More

Thank TravelRoadWarriors
Management response:Responded 11 December 2017

Thank you for the thoughtful and detailed feedback, RoadWarrior. We loved hosting your group over the holiday weekend. We try to add the little things to your stay to make it more memorable, but otherwise let the wonders of the River do the heavy lifting....More

Amenities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Boat Available
  • Bunk Beds:(1)
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (2)
  • Grill
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Private Garden
  • Queen Beds:(2)
  • Refrigerator
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
Bathrooms
    2 Full baths
Bedrooms
    1 King
    1 Bunk
    1 Sofa
    2 Queens
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Fees
  • Cleaning fee: AU$130 / stay - Fee
  • Damage Deposit: AU$411 / stay - Deposit
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Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: DTW: 105.0 km
Ferry: Marine City: 7.0 km
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 7.0 km.
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