Big Blue Updated beach house with hot tub! Big Blue beach house with a brand new hot tub!

  • Welcome to Big Blue! Enjoy family and friends around the dinner table.
    Welcome to Big Blue! Enjoy family and friends around the dinner table.
  • A small, firm futon can sleep an extra guest.
    A small, firm futon can sleep an extra guest.
  • Blue ottoman equipped with extra blankets.
    Blue ottoman equipped with extra blankets.
  • Living room area off of the kitchen.
    Living room area off of the kitchen.
  • Plenty of space to serve breakfast, lunch, or dinner!
    Plenty of space to serve breakfast, lunch, or dinner!
  • Updated kitchen with new stainless steel appliances.
    Updated kitchen with new stainless steel appliances.
  • Kitchen basics are provided.
    Kitchen basics are provided.
  • Upstairs king bedroom.
    Upstairs king bedroom.
  • Upstairs queen bedroom.
    Upstairs queen bedroom.
  • Upstairs queen bedroom.
    Upstairs queen bedroom.
  • Upstairs bathroom with tub. Toiletries provided and hair dryer below sink.
    Upstairs bathroom with tub. Toiletries provided and hair dryer below sink.
  • Downstairs queen bed.
    Downstairs queen bed.
  • Downstairs queen bed.
    Downstairs queen bed.
  • Downstairs daybed converts into two twins.
    Downstairs daybed converts into two twins.
  • Large downstairs area accommodates large groups.
    Large downstairs area accommodates large groups.
  • Large downstairs area accommodates large groups. Couch is a sleeper sofa.
    Large downstairs area accommodates large groups. Couch is a sleeper sofa.
  • Large downstairs area accommodates large groups.(Couch is a sleeper sofa)
    Large downstairs area accommodates large groups.(Couch is a sleeper sofa)
  • Downstairs table and chairs for board games, cards, workspace, or enjoying TV.
    Downstairs table and chairs for board games, cards, workspace, or enjoying TV.
  • Downstairs bathroom with tile shower. Toiletries included.
    Downstairs bathroom with tile shower. Toiletries included.
  • Large backyard allows plenty of space for kids to run around, or for games.
    Large backyard allows plenty of space for kids to run around, or for games.
  • The propane never runs out with this outdoor grill!
    The propane never runs out with this outdoor grill!
  • Patio fire pit to enjoy the outdoors and roast s'mores.
    Patio fire pit to enjoy the outdoors and roast s'mores.
  • Relax in the hot tub after a long day of hiking!
    Relax in the hot tub after a long day of hiking!
  • Large deck off of the kitchen.
    Large deck off of the kitchen.
  • Big Blue in all her glory! Welcome!
    Big Blue in all her glory! Welcome!
  • Keyless entry allows guests to enter. Coded texted morning of arrival.
    Keyless entry allows guests to enter. Coded texted morning of arrival.
  • Nest climate control - Adjust to your comfort.
    Nest climate control - Adjust to your comfort.
  • Washer and dryer
    Washer and dryer
  • Washington Park Beach is less than a mile and a half from Big Blue.
    Washington Park Beach is less than a mile and a half from Big Blue.
  • The Oasis Splash Pad is a 4 minute drive from Big Blue.
    The Oasis Splash Pad is a 4 minute drive from Big Blue.
  • Friendship Botanic Gardens are a two-minute drive from Big Blue.
    Friendship Botanic Gardens are a two-minute drive from Big Blue.
  • Blue Chip Casino is just a four-minute drive from Big Blue.
    Blue Chip Casino is just a four-minute drive from Big Blue.
  • Shady Creek Winery is just a six-minute drive from Big Blue.
    Shady Creek Winery is just a six-minute drive from Big Blue.
  • Hesston Steam Museum is a fifteen-minute drive from Big Blue.
    Hesston Steam Museum is a fifteen-minute drive from Big Blue.
  • Washington Park Zoo
    Washington Park Zoo
  • Michigan City Skateboard Park
    Michigan City Skateboard Park
  • Downtown arts district with shops and restaurants
    Downtown arts district with shops and restaurants
  • Indiana Dunes State Park
    Indiana Dunes State Park
$109-861/night
5 Bedrooms • 2 Baths • Sleeps 8-12
Internet Beach (more...)

The ultimate friend/family vacation house! Fully updated & stocked with new kitchenware, appliances, beach toys/towels, & smart TVs; this rental has everything you need! Less than 2 miles from the beach & casino, & a short drive from tree-lined hiking trails in the nation's newest national park. Enjoy wineries, boat rentals, cafes, Michigan City Zoo, splash pad & park, outlet malls, & antique shops. The perfect getaway for up to 12 people!

To avoid any confusion, potential guests should thoroughly read ALL information below before requesting to book. (We promise that the info below will better prepare you for your trip and answer 99% of your questions!) Thank you!

ADDITIONAL INFO:
We welcome guests of all backgrounds! However, due to prior disrespectful renters and property damage, we will only be accepting booking requests from:
--Users who already have positive reviews.
--Users who have provided verified government ID.
--Renters that are above the age of 25.
--Renters who are not bringing pets.
We value our relationship with our neighbors, so events/gatherings/parties are not to be held by guests. In order to keep the home in excellent condition for future guests, we are firm on these rules. We apologize for this inconvenience and thank you for your understanding.
***Note that if you are bringing infants/babies, the house is NOT baby-proofed. (Furniture is not secured to walls, outlet blockers are not included, cabinets/drawers are not locked, etc.) We also do not have a pack-and-play/portable crib, so guests will need to bring their own.***
Other things to note
CHECK-IN INFO:
--Guests who book will receive detailed check-in instructions and a key code for entry on the morning of their scheduled arrival. All of this will be communicated through VRBO messenger.
--Please note that Michigan City is on Central Standard Time (CST). Check-in is between 4 and 7 p.m.; guests must check out by 10 a.m. so that we can clean/prepare for our next renters before they arrive.
--Our cancellation policy is moderate.

Cancellation Policy: One hundred percent (100.00%) of the total booking charges will be refunded if the cancellation is made more than 5 days prior to the arrival date of the reservation. For cancellations made within 5 days prior to the arrival date, no refund will be issued.

Michigan City, Indiana

Property Type House
Accommodation Entire Home
Check-In Smart lock
House Rules
  • Maximum occupancy: 12
  • Children welcome
  • Infants welcome
  • Smoking not allowed
  • Limited accessibility
  • Minimum age of primary renter: 25
  • Long term rental allowed
  • Pets not allowed
Setting & View
  • Beach
  • Lake
General
  • Internet
  • Air Conditioning
  • Central Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hot Water
  • Private Living Room
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron & Board
  • Wifi
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Laptop Friendly Workspace
  • Basic Soaps
  • Paper Towels
  • Shampoo
  • Toilet Paper
  • Hangers
  • Private Entrance
  • Free Internet
  • Body Soap
  • Hair Conditioner
  • Clothing Storage (closet or wardrobe)
Kitchen
  • Kitchen
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Oven
  • Microwave
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Spices/Pantry Items
  • Coffee Maker
  • Toaster
  • Freezer
  • Blender
  • Pots & Pans
  • Dining Table
  • Baking Sheet
  • Coffee
Bathrooms 2 Baths
  • Lower bathroom – Shower, Toilet
  • Upstairs bathroom – Combination Tub/Shower, Shower, Toilet, Tub
Sleeping Arrangements 5 Bedrooms, sleeps 8-12
  • Bedroom 1 – 1 King bed
  • Bedroom 2 – 1 Queen bed
  • Bedroom 3 – 1 Queen bed
  • Bedroom 4 – 1 Queen bed
  • Bedroom 5 – 2 Twin beds
  • Living Room Upper Level – 1 Sleeper Sofa/Futon
  • Living Room (lower level) – 1 Sleeper Sofa/Futon
Entertainment
  • Games/Board Games
  • Smart TV
Family
  • Children's Books & Toys
Outdoor
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Deck/Patio (uncovered)
  • Lawn/Garden
  • Private Yard
  • Fire Pit
Pool/Spa
  • Jacuzzi
Vehicles
  • Parking
  • Free Parking
  • Street Parking
  • Free Parking On Premises
Theme
  • Family
Attractions
  • Museums
  • Water Parks
  • Winery Tours
  • Zoo
Leisure
  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Gambling/Casinos
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Sledding
  • Boating
  • Shopping
  • Wildlife Viewing
  • Water Sports
Sports & Adventure
  • Cycling
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Pier Fishing
  • Skiing
  • Water Skiing
  • Snowmobiling
  • Swimming
Safety
  • Carbon Monoxide Detector
  • Deadbolt Lock
  • Emergency Exit Route
  • Fire Emergency Contact
  • Fire Extinguisher
  • First Aid Kit
  • Medical Emergency Contact
  • Exterior Lighting
  • Police Emergency Contact
  • Smoke Detector
  • Enhanced Cleaning Practices
  • Cleaning Disinfection
  • Common Surface Disinfectant Cleaned
  • Linens High Temp Wash
  • Cleaning Products
Expectations
  • Requires Stairs
  • Cameras/Surveillance