"The Lighthouse" Waterfront Adventure near Door County

  • Welcome to "The Lighthouse" a Waterfront Adventure on the Door Steps of Door County!
    Welcome to "The Lighthouse" a Waterfront Adventure on the Door Steps of Door County!
  • Private Tennis/Basketball Court! Game on!
    Private Tennis/Basketball Court! Game on!
  • Fireplaces overlooking the water! Wood burning fireplace and a propane fireplace (you supply propane).
    Fireplaces overlooking the water! Wood burning fireplace and a propane fireplace (you supply propane).
  • 2.4 acres in the woods on a dead end road, 265 feet ON Lake Michigan with total privacy!!
    2.4 acres in the woods on a dead end road, 265 feet ON Lake Michigan with total privacy!!
  • Floor to ceiling windows in the main living space! Views, views, views!
    Floor to ceiling windows in the main living space! Views, views, views!
  • 100 inch projector screen and propane fireplace in the lower-level living area! Movie night taken to then next level!
    100 inch projector screen and propane fireplace in the lower-level living area! Movie night taken to then next level!
  • Back view! Tiki Bar with surround sound music system!
    Back view! Tiki Bar with surround sound music system!
  • "The Lighthouse" Waterfront Adventure!
    "The Lighthouse" Waterfront Adventure!
  • Warm and calm waters in the summer months! Explore the lake on the kayak, go for a swim, and catch the big one!
    Warm and calm waters in the summer months! Explore the lake on the kayak, go for a swim, and catch the big one!
  • KAYAKS! 10 kayaks, life jackets, and bikes to enjoy!
    KAYAKS! 10 kayaks, life jackets, and bikes to enjoy!
  • Aerial View! The Lighthouse is on a secluded lot but close to Northern Door County!
    Aerial View! The Lighthouse is on a secluded lot but close to Northern Door County!
  • Completely custom commercial kitchen!
    Completely custom commercial kitchen!
  • Comfortable seating at the breakfast bar - with a view!
    Comfortable seating at the breakfast bar - with a view!
  • MASSIVE commercial refrigerator and double appliances! Cook for the largest of groups!
    MASSIVE commercial refrigerator and double appliances! Cook for the largest of groups!
  • Dual ovens, dual dishwashers, and huge fridge for entertaining.
    Dual ovens, dual dishwashers, and huge fridge for entertaining.
  • Custom propane fireplace. Cozy up!
    Custom propane fireplace. Cozy up!
  • Comfortable seating for everyone.
    Comfortable seating for everyone.
  • Sunset or sunrise - take in every moment this view provides.
    Sunset or sunrise - take in every moment this view provides.
  • Master bedroom with a queen size bed, private deck, and attached bathroom and TV.
    Master bedroom with a queen size bed, private deck, and attached bathroom and TV.
  • Master bath. Jetted whirlpool tub, large walk-in shower, and custom tiling!
    Master bath. Jetted whirlpool tub, large walk-in shower, and custom tiling!
  • Scenic views even from the tub!
    Scenic views even from the tub!
  • Private toilet room in the master bath.
    Private toilet room in the master bath.
  • Large laundry room with 2 new washer/dryer and utility sink. Come back from vacation with clean clothes! Half bath is attached to laundry room.
    Large laundry room with 2 new washer/dryer and utility sink. Come back from vacation with clean clothes! Half bath is attached to laundry room.
  • Bar Room! With pub tables, fridge, TV, and a large farmhouse dining table
    Bar Room! With pub tables, fridge, TV, and a large farmhouse dining table
  • Farmhouse table for playing poker or eating with a second fridge and arcade game..
    Farmhouse table for playing poker or eating with a second fridge and arcade game..
  • Custom shuffle board table, pool table, and darts. In the closet we have fishing gear, outdoor games, coolers, strollers, and everything else you'll need for an adventure!
    Custom shuffle board table, pool table, and darts. In the closet we have fishing gear, outdoor games, coolers, strollers, and everything else you'll need for an adventure!
  • Spacious half bath.
    Spacious half bath.
  • Bedroom 2! TWO queen beds and 1 full bed with floor to ceiling windows.
    Bedroom 2! TWO queen beds and 1 full bed with floor to ceiling windows.
  • Full bathroom with custom tiling and a shower/tub combo.
    Full bathroom with custom tiling and a shower/tub combo.
  • Walkway loft with a sleeper couch.
    Walkway loft with a sleeper couch.
  • Bedroom 3. One queen bed, couch, pack-n-play closet, and a private deck!
    Bedroom 3. One queen bed, couch, pack-n-play closet, and a private deck!
  • Bedroom 4 (left view) has TWO queen-over-queen bunk beds AND a single sleeper sofa plus a queen sleeper sofa!
    Bedroom 4 (left view) has TWO queen-over-queen bunk beds AND a single sleeper sofa plus a queen sleeper sofa!
  • Bedroom 4 right view.
    Bedroom 4 right view.
  • Bedroom 5 has FIVE queen beds! One queen canopy, and two queen over queen bunk beds! Super bright and airy makes this bedroom a true retreat.
    Bedroom 5 has FIVE queen beds! One queen canopy, and two queen over queen bunk beds! Super bright and airy makes this bedroom a true retreat.
  • Bedroom 5 right view. Custom wallpaper and recess lighting.
    Bedroom 5 right view. Custom wallpaper and recess lighting.
  • Bedroom 5 left view. Room for the whole group!
    Bedroom 5 left view. Room for the whole group!
  • Lower lever living area. Stone fireplace and walk-out to the backyard. This room has the 100 inch projector screen!
    Lower lever living area. Stone fireplace and walk-out to the backyard. This room has the 100 inch projector screen!
  • Super comfy bag chairs in the projector room.
    Super comfy bag chairs in the projector room.
  • Bedroom 6 (lower level) with a king and queen bed. Access to backyard and incredible views of the lake and surrounding greenery.
    Bedroom 6 (lower level) with a king and queen bed. Access to backyard and incredible views of the lake and surrounding greenery.
  • Full bath (lower level) with a nautical walk-in shower!
    Full bath (lower level) with a nautical walk-in shower!
  • Views of Lake Michigan facing south.
    Views of Lake Michigan facing south.
  • Shorefront facing north. Pebble beach!
    Shorefront facing north. Pebble beach!
  • Main deck. Perfect for outdoor gatherings! Total of 4 wood decks and a huge waterfront concrete patio. 3,000 SF of decks!
    Main deck. Perfect for outdoor gatherings! Total of 4 wood decks and a huge waterfront concrete patio. 3,000 SF of decks!
  • Tucked back in the woods!
    Tucked back in the woods!
  • Night view of "The Lighthouse."
    Night view of "The Lighthouse."
  • Tiki Bar overlooking the lake!
    Tiki Bar overlooking the lake!
  • Located at the Doorsteps of Door County!
    Located at the Doorsteps of Door County!
  • "The Lighthouse" Waterfront Adventure is professionally managed by Little Adventure Vacation Rentals, a family owned business.
    "The Lighthouse" Waterfront Adventure is professionally managed by Little Adventure Vacation Rentals, a family owned business.
$339-2,599/night
6 Bedrooms • 3.5 Bathrooms • Sleeps 1-28
Accessible Internet Fireplace Beachfront (more...)

WATERFRONT | SLEEPS UP TO 28 | 6 BEDROOMS + LOFT | 3.5 BATHROOMS | COMMERCIAL KITCHEN | LAUNDRY ROOM | SPACIOUS LIVING DINING SPACES | ENDLESS INDOOR/OUTDOOR AMENITIES

**Lakefront views from every single room in the house!**

"The Lighthouse" is your destination for luxury waterfront adventure! Located on 2.5 acres of private, secluded land and has 265 feet of water frontage! Every feature of this property was designed for family fun! The Lighthouse comes complete with 5 decks, a Tiki Bar with a surround sound music system, a commercial grade kitchen, 6000 sq ft of living space, and waterfront views from every room make The Lighthouse truly special.

This one-of-a-kind estate is COMPLETELY CUSTOM and rightfully nautical themed! We provide kayaks and fishing gear for your group to enjoy! There is a private pebble beach on location! Launch the kayaks and throw your cast! Explore the lake or catch the big one! In the summer months, the water and wave are perfect for a swim and soak up the sun!

With 6,000 sq ft and 3 levels of living space, The Lighthouse is perfect for an unforgettable family getaway, an adventurous friends retreat, or corporate gathering. There are 6 huge bedrooms (plus a loft) with 18 beds total with the sleeper sofas PLUS comfortable couches! We can comfortably sleep 28!

Little Adventure Vacation Rentals is FAMOUS for our "Adventure Shed" which an area where we provide kayaks, bikes, fishing gear, outdoor games and so much more! At The Lighthouse, we have taken it to the next level by adding on a newly renovated game room! This MASSIVE rec room has arcade games, a pool table, shuffleboard, electronic dart board, and a bar!

The amenities don't end at the Adventure Shed! There are mowed walking trails all along the 2.5 acres of private land. Skip the movie theatre and enjoy the big screen experience at home because there is a 100 inch projector screen! Three propane fireplaces throughout the home create a cozy ambiance in all seasons! 

Get your game on! There is a private tennis/basketball court on location with professional hoops! We provide all the gear! 


The Lighthouse is truly on the door steps of Door County! We are a short drive away from the destination locations your group is looking for! 

  • 14 minutes from to Sturgeon Bay
  • 1 mile from Wienke's Farm Market and the original Renard's Cheese
  • 3 miles from Ahnapee Brewery 
  • 4 miles from Von Steihl Winery (and a dozen more wineries in Door Co.)
  • 5 miles to City of Algoma Marina and WORLD-CLASS Fishing Charters 
  • 20 minutes to Potawatomi State Park which has incredible hiking and sandy beaches
  • 45 minutes to Peninsula State Park and Downtown Fish Creek


If you're looking for a relaxing trip, or an adventurous and activity-based vacation - you have come to the right place. 

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SLEEPING ARRANGEMENTS: There are 6 spacious bedrooms PLUS a loft with a total of 18 beds. This includes sleeper sofas and pull-out beds.

  • Bedroom 1: Master suite overlooking the water with a private deck. 1 queen bed and en suite bathroom with a jetted whirlpool tub. Baby room with a pack-n-play. Incredible views!
  • Bedroom 2: Large bedroom with a bathroom located just steps away for convenience. 3 beds (2 queen & 1 full).
  • Bedroom 3: Overlooking the water with a private deck. 1 queen bed with an attached bathroom. Also includes a baby room with a private door.
  • Bedroom 4: TWO queen-over-queen bunk beds, a single sleeper-sofa, and a queen pull-out couch. 6 beds total in this massive room!
  • Bedroom 5: Walk through bedroom 4 to get to bedroom 5. TWO queen-over-queen bunk beds PLUS another queen bed. 5 beds total!
  • Bedroom 6: Accessible ground level bedroom with a queen and king sized bed! Also large dog crate if needed. Lakefront views!
  • Loft: Queen size sleeper-sofa in the walk-way loft outside bedroom 4.
*High quality linens, quilts, and pillows are included for all of the beds.*

OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES: It's adventure time at The Lighthouse! There is truly something for everyone to enjoy. There is a private tennis/basketball court with professional hoops. We provide the rackets and balls! 10 kayaks and 8 bikes (4 adult bikes and 4 kids bikes), fishing gear, and outdoor games are all located in the Adventure Shed. In the backyard, there is a Tiki Bar, a charcoal grill (bring your own charcoal) and a surround-sound music system. There is a private pebble beach perfect for swimming, relaxing, skipping rocks, kayaking, and fishing! The opportunities are endless. Take a walk on the mowed walking trails throughout the 2.5 acres of property.

INDOOR ACTIVITIES: The 3.5 car garage was transformed and finished into the greatest game room of all time. Enjoy the arcade game with 1,500 old school and new school games, Valley pool table, shuffleboard table, electronic dart board, and a bar area! In the second living room there is a 100 inch projector screen to take your movie nights to the next level. Popcorn, anyone? Relax by one of the 3 propane fireplaces.

KITCHEN: Open and spacious kitchen with plenty of seating for guests. Walk-in pantry to store your food and drinks. Huge commercial refrigerator, 2 ovens, 2 stoves, 2 dishwashers, and 2 sinks! All pots, pans, dishware, silverware, and cooking utensils provided!

LIVING AREAS: 
Two huge living rooms with fireplaces! The lower-level living area has a 100 inch projector screen! Movie nights taken to the next level! Comfortable seating throughout each space. Your entire group will have somewhere to kick back and relax. Waterfront views can be enjoyed from every single room!

BATHROOMS: The master bathroom has a jetted whirlpool tub and a large walk-in shower. Bathroom 2 has a shower/tub combo and has incredible views of the nature scenery. Bathroom 3 has a beautiful custom gold and blue walk-in shower. Bathroom 4 is a half bath that connects to the laundry room.

LAUNDRY: Laundry room with brand-new washer/dryer and a large utility sink! No need to over-pack! Wash your clothes during your stay!

INTERNET: We are in a very remote area. We provide a AT&T hotspot device but the internet is very difficult to get. We provide multiple DVD players and dozens of movies because movie streaming is difficult. We do provide basic Direct TV on 3 of the TVs though! Please do not leave a bad review because of the internet. There is not much we can do being in a remote area. 

FIREPIT: We provide two fire pits for you to enjoy, but do not provide firewood.

CLEANING: We have a professional cleaning service and property management service that assists us with the day to day. We completely understand the severity of COVID-19 and have increased the cleaning standards with longer time between guest stays, increased sanitation, and higher standards.

# OF GUESTS: There is a $25 per person, per night fee for guests staying over 20 people. Yes, we do have a 28 person max, but these fees cover the extra costs of cleaning, linen/towel washings, and wear & tear. Thank you for your understanding!

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PET POLICY: Dogs can be allowed with prior approval, and at $50 a day per dog. Absolutely no cats because we have allergic family members. If you bring a dog:

1. Please do not allow them on the furniture.
2. Accidents happen but please disinfect immediately and clean completely.
3. Clean up after your dog on the outside yard and toss in the garbage.
4. If your pet does damage something please let us know.
5. If your dog has a history of peeing inside please do not bring them.
6. If your dog has a history of biting they are not allowed on the property whatsoever, and we do not take any liability for issues.
7. Please either tie dogs up or crate them if you leave for the day so they don’t have accidents inside.

We will have a dog bowls, leashes, one dog bed, and outdoor run cable/stake, one small create, and one large crate.

IMPORTANT NOTES:

- $1000 HOLD security deposit is placed on your card 1 day before the stay, and released 5 days after.

- The cleaning fee is to prepare the home for your arrival. Including laundering of all beds, sanitation and disinfection of with shower, toilets, and floor mats, and laundering of towels all for every guest. The cleaning fee is covers the proper sanitation stands of COVID-19 for mopping and vacuuming floors, kitchens, and bathrooms. The cleaning fee also includes the organization of rooms and storage areas, inventory check, window cleanings, plus buying and stocking essential items for your stay.

- The cleaning fee is NOT to clean up after you or any events you have on site. The cleaning fee does NOT cover to clean dirty dishes, stains, or other damages caused by you and your guests. Items left out from the Adventure Shed is also NOT covered by the cleaning fee.

- Our cleaners typically only have 3-4 hours after drive time to clean the entire property, and a large property typically requires 2-4 people to clean in short of a window of time to keep the property up to our cleaning standard. We understand the cleaning fee is high, but it is a complete sanitation, disinfection, and organization done by a professional cleaning service. So please, upon check-out, do not leave the property in shambles “because you pay a cleaning fee”. You will incur additional charges if there are stains and messes beyond a standard cleaning time, if you break or damage items, or if you fail to return items you use back to the original storage areas. Our families put our heart and souls into our vacation rentals, PLEASE be respectful of the property.

- Do NOT leave the garage doors open at night. Lots of lake flies will get in! $500 extra cleaning fee if lots of bugs let in.

- No illegal activity including no drugs and no underage drinking.

- Try and leave the inside lights OFF at night when sleeping. 

- Absolutely no smoking inside the cabin. You can smoke outside but keep the area clean of used cigarettes.

- No glitter or confetti inside the property and please try and keep sand/water out.

- Please try and keep the noise down late at night and be respectful of neighbors. It is a secluded area, have fun for sure, just be smart with the noise please.

-PHOTOS - We are still in the process of doing minor renovations and adding new photos as we continue to improve. The outside of the property does have some blemishes that we are repairing/fixing. Please do not blast us in a review because of this. We bought the property in early 2021 and did a TON of work on updates to amenities, and our fall 2021 project is to revamp the outdoor space. Including new deck/patios (once lumber becomes more available), siding, some lights/windows, and other items. The Lighthouse is NOT perfect. We are continuing to invest and improve the property. But it will be amazing for your family stay though!

- We attempt to ensure every effort is made to assure the accuracy of this ad, however, errors may occur. We will do our best to keep all information current and accurate. Sometimes things outside the homeowners control may happen and if they do the homeowner will attempt to resolve them, but is not liable.

 

SPECIAL AMENITIES:

-Fully fenced-in tennis court with two half court basketball hoops

-10 kayaks, 8 bikes, 10 fishing poles, pool table, custom shuffle board, arcade games and more located in massive game room.

-Tiki bar overlooking the water.

-100 inch projector screen for movie nights.

-Mowed walking trails on 2.5 acres of land.

-265 feet of water frontage.

-3 propane fireplaces.

-Completely secluded.

Property Type House
Accommodation Entire Home
House Rules
  • Maximum occupancy: 28
  • Children welcome
  • Infants welcome
  • Smoking not allowed
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Minimum age of primary renter: 26
Setting & View
  • Water View
  • Lake
  • Beachfront
  • Beach View
  • Lakefront
  • Lake View
  • Waterfront
General
  • Internet
  • Fireplace
  • 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
  • Lock On Bedroom Door
  • Extra Pillows & Blankets
Kitchen
  • Kitchen
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Oven
  • Microwave
  • Dishwasher
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Spices/Pantry Items
  • Coffee Maker
  • Toaster
  • Ice Maker
  • Freezer
  • Blender
  • Pots & Pans
  • Kitchen Island
  • Dining Table
Dining
  • Child's Highchair
  • Seating for 28 people
Bathrooms 3 Bathrooms, 1 Half bath
  • Master Bath – Shower, Toilet
  • Full Bath - 2nd floor – Combination Tub/Shower, Toilet
  • Full Bath - ground level – Shower, Toilet
  • Half Bath – Toilet
Bedrooms 6 Bedrooms, sleeps 1-28
  • Master Suite – 1 Queen bed, 1 Crib
  • Bedroom 2 - Large room near laundry – 2 Queen beds, 1 Double bed
  • Bedroom 3 – 1 Queen bed, 1 Couch
  • Bedroom 4 – 4 Queen beds, 2 Sleeper sofa/Futons
  • Bedroom 5 – 5 Queen beds
  • Loft – 1 Sleeper sofa/Futon
  • Bedroom 6 – 1 Queen bed
Bedroom 1: Master suite overlooking the water with a private deck. 1 queen bed and en suite bathroom with a jetted whirlpool tub. Baby room with a pack-n-play. Incredible views!
Bedroom 2: Large bedroom with a bathroom located just steps away for convenience. 3 beds (2 queen & 1 full).
Bedroom 3: Overlooking the water with a private deck. 1 queen bed with an attached bathroom. Also includes a baby room with a private door.
Bedroom 4: TWO queen-over-queen bunk beds, a single sleeper-sofa, and a queen pull-out couch. 6 beds total in this massive room!
Bedroom 5: Walk through bedroom 4 to get to bedroom 5. TWO queen-over-queen bunk beds PLUS another queen bed. 5 beds total!
Bedroom 6: Accessible ground level bedroom with a queen sized bed! Also large dog crate if needed. Lakefront views!
Loft: Queen size sleeper-sofa in the walk-way loft outside bedroom 4.
*High quality linens, quilts, and pillows are included for all of the beds.*
Entertainment
  • Television
  • Satellite/Cable
  • DVD Player
  • Video Library
  • Video Games
  • Stereo
  • Music Library
  • Games
  • Books
  • Toys
  • Game Room
  • Pool Table
  • Smart TV
Family
  • Baby Gate
  • Baby Monitor
  • Changing Table
  • Children's Dinnerware
  • Fireplace Guards
  • Outlet Covers
  • Pack N Play/Travel Crib
  • Room Darkening Shades
  • Children's Books & Toys
Outdoor
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Deck/Patio (uncovered)
  • Balcony/Terrace
  • Lawn/Garden
  • Bicycles
  • Tennis
  • Boat Available
  • Kayak/Canoe
  • Water Sports Gear
  • Beach Essentials
  • Private Yard
  • Fire Pit
  • Play Area
Vehicles
  • Parking
  • Free Parking
  • Street Parking
  • Free Parking On Premises
Other
  • Luggage Dropoff Allowed
Theme
  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
Attractions
  • Bay/Sound
  • Winery Tours
Leisure
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Water Sports
Sports & Adventure
  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Swimming
Safety
  • Carbon Monoxide Detector
  • Fire Extinguisher
  • Exterior Lighting
  • Smoke Detector
  • Enhanced Cleaning Practices
  • Cleaning Disinfection
  • Common Surface Disinfectant Cleaned
  • Linens High Temp Wash
Expectations
  • Requires Stairs
Accessibility
  • Wide Hallway Clearance
  • Path To Entrance Lit At Night
  • Wide Doorway
  • Disabled Parking Spot
Season Rate
Default
1/1 - 12/31
Night
$1,579
Weekend Night
$1,699
Peak Fall
9/8 - 11/8
Night
$339 - $1,799
Weekend Night
$449 - $1,889
Holiday Fall/Winter
11/9 - 1/14
Night
$399 - $1,599
Weekend Night
$1,099 - $1,599
Off-Season
1/15 - 4/15
Night
$399 - $849
Weekend Night
$1,099
Early Shoulder
4/16 - 5/28
Night
$429 - $999
Weekend Night
$1,099 - $1,799
Peak Summer
5/29 - 9/7
Night
$339 - $839
Weekend Night
$1,949 - $2,129

Cancellation Policy: Guest receives 100.00% if cancellation occurs at least 60 days before arrival; No refunds within 60 days of arrival.