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kathy@brightescaperentals.com
Phone: 616.990.6411

Location: Holland, MI


Our Cottage Offerings for the 2012 Season

~ Kings Cottage

~ Lakefront Cottage

~ The Lake House

~ Retro Retreat Cottage

~ Laketown Cottage

~ Florida Resort

Kings Cottage - on Lake Macatawa with Spectacular Views!
Enjoy wonderful views from EVERY room of this beautifully renovated cottage situated at the waters edge of Lake Macatawa and less than a ten minute walk to Lake Michigan!

Kings Cottage Holland Michigan

Availability and Rates: Short/long term availability. Weekly rate for June, July and August is $2,000-$2,600/week. Rate for May, September and October is $1,500-$1,800/week. Contact for possible discount rates!

Non-refundable $500.00 deposit required to hold reservation, will be applied to rental fee. Weekends and winter rates also available.

Reserve King's Cottage Today!

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Location: Located within a gated community in Holland Southside at Lake Macatawa and Holland Harbor.

Size: 3 bedroom, 1.5 baths, sleeps 8 comfortably with 2 Queen beds, 2 twins/bunk beds, 2 Queen size sofa beds in living area.

Description: Furnished year-round home features upscale kitchen with new appliances, granite countertops and tile flooring. Master bedroom has adjacent bath equipped with Jacuzzi tub and separate shower. Fireplace in living area takes chill out of cool evenings and the attached deck allows for grilling and relaxing outdoors while enjoying the panoramic view. Warm wood tones and carpeting through out complete the décor.

Additional amenities: Location, Location, Location! 10 minutes to Saugatuck (the Art Capitol of the Lakeshore). Quick walk to historic ‘Big Red’ Lighthouse, private beach at Lake Michigan and Holland Harbor. Five minute walk to boat slips, restaurant and marina. Two HD wall mounted TV's (one in the dining/living area and one in the master suite). All linens, small kitchen appliances, dishes, pots and pans are included. Washer and dryer also included. Cottage equipped with Wi-Fi.

No smoking / no pets

Call 616-990-6411 or email Kathy@brightescaperentals.com for more information and availability.

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Lakefront Cottage - 4 Minute walk to James Street Beach - Dog Friendly

Enjoy this new upscale 'Lakefront Cottage' located in a private setting yet close enough to the beach to hear the surf and feel the lake breezes. Well behaved dogs welcome!

Lakefront Cottage Holland Michigan

Availability and Rates: Short/long term availability. Weekly rate for June, July and August is $2,200-$2,600/week. Rate for May, September and October is $1,800/week. Contact for possible discount rates!

Non-refundable $500.00 deposit required to hold reservation, will be applied to rental fee. Weekends and winter rates also available.

Reserve Lakefront Cottage Today!

Non-Refundable Deposit For:

Location: Located across the street from the Lake Michigan shore

Size: 3 bedroom, 2 baths, sleeps 6 comfortably and can accommodate up to 11 with 2 queen bed, 1 full size sofa bed in study, 1 full sofa bed in sun room, 1 queen and 1 twin sofa bed in living area.

Description: New upscale 'Lakefront Cottage' located in a private setting yet close enough to the beach to hear the surf and feel the lake breezes! Oversized 4-season sunroom invites the outside in spilling over into the comfortable living area. In addition, a full size sofa bed in the sunroom allows for a peaceful nights rest!

Beautiful, all new furnishings, natural tile, wood and carpet flooring through-out. Entertainment of choice; Wi-Fi, cable, 2 HD wall-mounted TV's, 2 DVD's, outdoor patios and fire pit. Living area offers 2 additional sofa-beds for your convenience. Fully equipped gourmet kitchen complete with granite counter-tops, ideal for entertaining.

Large, private surroundings, parking your boat or RV or just relaxing outside.

A 4 minute walk around the corner brings you to the beautiful waters edge of Lake Michigan, only 255 paces and no stairs!!

Additional amenities: Lake Michigan's beautiful white sandy shores at James St. Beach is a short 4 minute walk (255 paces) and no stairs! Nearby bike paths offer miles upon miles of travel in any direction! Enjoy Tunnel Park (1 mile) and popular Holland State Park located 3 miles south- where the Holland Harbor and 'Big Red' Lighthouse are surrounded by white sandy beaches. Only 20 minute drive to picturesque tourist towns of Saugatuck/Douglas 'Art Coast of Michigan' or well known Grand Haven. Downtown Holland is a 10 minute drive (Hope College, lakefront parks, Tulip Time Festival, eateries & shopping.) Tulip City Airport is 15 minute drive and Grand Rapids an easy 45 minute drive. Chicago or Detroit approximately a 3 hour drive.

No smoking

Call 616-990-6411 or email Kathy@brightescaperentals.com for more information and availability.

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The Lake House - Located on Lake Michigan shore just 83 steps to a private beach
Looking for that premium property with its own private beachfront on the shores of Lake Michigan? We are now accepting weekly rental reservations for THE LAKE HOUSE for 2011 Spring, Summer and Fall timeframes.

The Lake House Holland Michigan

Availability and Rates:
April, May and October: $1400-$1900./wk
June and September: $2400/wk
July and August: $3000/wk
3 night minimum during April, May, June, September & October @ $300-375/night
Non-refundable deposit of $500 required to hold reservation, will be applied to rental fee.
Call for weekend availability and multiple week discounts!

Non-refundable $500.00 deposit required to hold reservation, will be applied to rental fee. Weekends and winter rates also available.

Reserve The Lake House Today!

Non-Refundable Deposit For:

Location: Perfect location right on Lake Michigan’s white sandy shores, includes your own private beach! Family oriented vacation living at its best.

Size: Accommodates up to 10. Original beach house style floor plan offers large upper bedroom; 1 queen size bed, set of twins, 1 set of bunk beds, single bed AND a crib! Main floor offers 1 queen bed and sofa bed.

Description: The Lake House has everything you’ll need for your special vacation. Beach chairs and toys conveniently stored right at the beach, fire pit/accessories and private lookout areas for your enjoyment. There's even a convenient private outdoor shower for all the excess beach sand! You won't miss a thing while grilling & eating at the family picnic table. The huge wrap around deck connected to the screened/glassed-in sun porch not only greets beautiful views and sunsets but also brings the outdoors in, all day…everyday!

Indoors: fully equipped kitchen with dishwasher & small appliances, comfortable living room with cozy fireplace, cable TV & DVD, WiFi, washer & dryer and 1.5 baths completes the picture.

No pets / no smoking

Call 616-990-6411 or email Kathy@brightescaperentals.com for more information and availability.

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Retro Retreat Cottage - Partial View of Lake Macatawa - Dog Friendly

Welcome to the 50's! Unique retro-style home with all the modern conveniences. Step into this inviting cottage and rediscover the 'Happy Days' era. Well behaved dogs welcome!

Retro Retreat Cottage Holland Michigan

Availability and Rates: Short/long term availability. Weekly rate for May, June, September and October is $1,050/week. Rate for July and August is $1,450/week. Contact for possible discount rates!

Non-refundable $150.00 deposit required to hold reservation, will be applied to rental fee. Weekends and winter rates also available.

Reserve Retro Retreat Today!

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Location: Located across the street from the Lake Macatawa shore

Size: 2 bedroom, 1 baths, sleeps 4-5 comfortably with 2 queen bed, 1 twin futon in study.

Description: Newly redecorated upscale 'Retro Retreat'. You'll feel right at home with the original decor; red kitchen counter tops, pink bathroom and original woodwork. Remember those nostalgic clothes shoots and princess phones? Retro Retreat has it!! All new appliances and furnishings, flat screen TV's / DVD's, and WiFi, all in addition to partial Lake Macatawa views!

Spacious back yard for your well-behaved dogs!

Drop your canoe or kayak in at the lake access area only steps away~

Additional amenities: Conveniently located along Lake Macatawa within walking distance to the new Heinz Walkway which wraps around Lake Macatawa to the Marina, Parks and Restaurants. Only 20 minute drive to picturesque tourist towns of Saugatuck/Douglas 'Art Coast of Michigan' or well known Grand Haven. Downtown Holland is a 10 minute drive (Hope College, lakefront parks, Tulip Time Festival, eateries & shopping.) Tulip City Airport is 15 minute drive and Grand Rapids an easy 45 minute drive. Chicago or Detroit approximately a 3 hour drive.

No smoking

Call 616-990-6411 or email Kathy@brightescaperentals.com for more information and availability.

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Laketown Cottage - Near the Beach, Yet Secluded and Natural - Dog Friendly
Offering the best of both worlds, this cottage is secluded within a natural wooded setting, yet is only 300 ft to the famous dune stairway and white sands of Laketown and Lake Michigan!
Laketown Cottage Holland Michigan

Availability and Rates: Short/long term availability. Weekly rate April through September is $950. Discount with two or more consecutive weeks.

Non-refundable $150.00 deposit required to hold reservation, will be applied to rental fee. Off-season rental available; call for rates.

Reserve Laketown Cottage Today!

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Location: Located in Holland's Southside near Lake Michigan.

Hike up the dune to the beach at Lake Michigan, enjoy incredible sunsets, walks along the shore or swimming.

Size: 1 bedroom and loft, 1 bath, sleeps 4- 6

Description: The lower bedroom offers bunk beds, while a queen bed equips the upper loft bedroom. A full size sofa bed sleeps two comfortably in the open living area, and one full bath completes the basics. Kitchen is equipped with small appliances (coffee maker, microwave, blender, pots and pans, dishes, and utensils). Linens are provided.

Additional amenities: Color TV, DVD and CD/Stereo, outdoor grill and furniture allow for outdoor entertainment. Enclosed screened-in porch functions as an additional dining area. Beautiful trails provide hiking opportunities in the surrounding woods.

No pets / no smoking

Call 616-990-6411 or email Kathy@brightescaperentals.com for more information and availability.

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Florida Resort - near Disney World, Universal Studios and a multitude of activities never looked so appealing, convenient and affordable!
We have just the place. It's safe, quiet and easy to find just off Highway 192 and 27 AND less than 15 minutes to Disney World. Located in a gated community, this renovated smaller home accommodates up to 6 with 2 bedrooms

Florida Resort

Availability and Rates:
April-December: $550 per week, includes cleaning fee
Deposit required
Call or email for availability for 3+ nights

Call 616-990-6411 or Email Kathy@brightescaperentals.com to reserve the Florida Retreat today!

Location: Gated community just off Highway 192 and 27 AND less than 15 minutes to Disney World.

Size: Accommodates up to 6 with 2 bedrooms.

Description: Located in a gated community, this renovated smaller home accommodates up to 6 with 2 bedrooms and a full bath.  Roomy living area with sofa bed & TV, completely furnished home including bedding and towels. Full kitchen with pleasant dining room. The backyard area is equipped with gas grill for those evening cookouts.

Additional amenities: outdoor pool, shuffleboard and clubhouse.

No pets / no smoking

Call 616-990-6411 or email Kathy@brightescaperentals.com for more information and availability.

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