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6BR / 4Ba 6000ft2 available mar 25

dogs are OK - wooof
furnished
house
w/d in unit
no smoking
off-street parking

Villa Santorini is a Greek inspired, nautically-themed Smart Home, perched atop a 60 ft private dune, custom-designed for indoor/outdoor beachfront entertaining right on the Indiana Dunes National Park and only forty minutes from Chicago. Enjoy direct beach access and commanding views of Lake Michigan, unspoiled dunes, the Chicago skyline.

Amenities you can look forward to during your stay:
* 6000 sq. ft., 6 bedroom and 4 bathrooms
* Gourmet kitchen with 2 ovens, 2 dishwashers, 2 sinks, 2 wine fridges, separate ice maker and a massive island
* 33' diameter round Round Room with dining for 18 (extra tables/chairs available to accommodate up to 30), 60" Smart TV, wood burning stove, and 270-degree views of Lake Michigan's pristine beaches, unspoiled dunes, and the Chicago Skyline
* 4000 sq. ft of custom outdoor living space with outdoor fireplace, 8-person hot tub, outdoor dining, fire pit, grill, outdoor shower, cafe lighting, and gated terrace
* Other features include: media room with 75" Smart TV, master suite with private deck, steam shower, jetted tub, downpour shower heads, heated floor and towel warmer, 4 wet bars, whole house Nuvo Bluetooth audio system, and complimentary Nespresso and Keurig coffee station
Villa Santorini LAYOUT and SLEEPING ARRANGEMENTS:
* Level One: Kitchen, Round Room (pullout queen sofa, space for two Aerobeds, and Daybed), Sunroom (pullout queen sofa), one full bathroom, laundry room, doors to all ground level terraces, entry to house
* Level Two: Media Room (space for up to two Aerobeds) with door to East Deck, Master Suite bedroom/bath (king bed and space for up to two Aerobeds) with doors to Ships Bow deck, Skyline bedroom (queen bed) with door to private Skyline deck, Sunset bedroom (queen bed), Bunk room (four twin beds), one full bathroom
*Level Three: Nautical Suite (king bed and space for two Aerobeds), Skylight bedroom (queen bed), shared ensuite full bath

GOURMET KITCHEN:
* 10 ft by 5 ft island with seating for eight
* 8 ft. sliding door opens onto the Sunset Dining Terrace
* Professional appliances including a Marvel Fridge with auto ice-maker, Verona EuroChef gas range, AGA Chimney Hood, Maytag convection baking ovens, Marvel ice-machine, two Whirlpool dishwashers, and two double-bowl sinks with Grohe pull-out faucets.
* Custom wine bar cabinet features two Jenn-Air cooling units for wine and cold-temperature beverages loaded with specialty glassware.

HISTORIC ROUND ROOM (located on the first level):
* Built in 1938 and the original structure of the compound
* 33 ft diameter space reminiscent of an idyllic Greek island villa with twelve in thick white plaster walls
* Cast iron wood-burning stove
* Radial beamed ceiling
* Filament bulb lantern sconces
* Two propeller ceiling fans add to the nautical theme.
* Enjoy not-to-miss 270-degree views of nature through six teak wood casement windows and a triple patio door which opens to the North Terrace.
* Wrought-iron spiral staircase leads to the Gallery and Master Suite.
* Four seating areas that are perfect for dining, entertaining, and relaxing.
* The dining area accommodates up to twelve guests with a casual yet elegant feel and features an original Herman Miller Eames table (circa 1950s) and Eames-inspired chairs.
* A 1950s credenza which once graced the offices of the Wrigley Building in downtown Chicago now serves as a buffet along with a modern rustic chandelier with rope detail and a vintage inspired oriental rug seamlessly create a memorable dining experience.
* The TV viewing area features a rich coffee leather queen sofa-bed, Smart TV with digital Comcast/Xfinity cable and video streaming, sound bar, sub-woofer, and Smart Blu-Ray player.
* Intimate conversation seating around the wood burning stove is on tufted espresso leather lounge chairs.
* There is also a round game table with seating for six guests that can double as additional dining space.
* The centerpiece of the Round Room is an arched, Mediterranean-style daybed.

MEDIA ROOM (located on the second level):
* Lounge on the six-seat, caramel leather sectional to watch TV on a 75-inch Smart TV with digital Comcast/Xfinity cable and video streaming, Dolby soundbar and Blu-Ray player.
* Warm up with the natural slate surround wood-burning stove.
* Step out onto the Sunrise Deck to gaze at the lush dune-scape of the National Park.
* Custom cherry wet bar which features a built-in Marvel beverage center, specialty glassware cabinets, quartz counters, and chevron marble backsplash.
* Curl up with a good book or use the desk in the tucked-away nook which overlooks the Sunrise Deck.

The SUNROOM was inspired by the timeless style of Ralph Lauren with its deep blue walls, dark wood floors, rich leather furniture, vintage-style ceiling fan and luxurious drapes that frame the full height windows. Features include:
* Serves as an additional sleeping area (located on the first level and ideal for guests who prefer not to climb stairs)
* Queen sofa bed
* 42-inch Smart TV with digital Comcast/Xfinity cable and video streaming
* Unique solid-glass, lockable door
* Floor-to-ceiling blackout drapes.

Over 4000 sq. ft of outdoor living areas overlook the beautiful Indiana Dunes National Park, Lake Michigan’s sugar-sand beaches, lush dune-scape, and the Chicago Skyline. This dune-top villa most coveted spaces are the TERRACES AND DECKS. Features include:
* Cushioned seating groups
* Eight-person waterfall hot tub
* Fire place
* Heated shower
* Granite kitchen with Napoleon grill
* Dining tables
* Serving buffet
* Fire pit
* Bistro tables
* Chaise lounges and swings.
* All decks and terraces have full glass panel railings for unobstructed views.

MASTER SUITE (King Suite, located on the second level):
* The Ships Bow Deck features a 40-ft wall of glass doors. This uniquely shaped engineering marvel is designed so you can view the waves crashing on the beach while lying in bed. The wrap-around deck is shaped like the bow of a ship and overhangs a 40 ft dune.
* Custom cherry Wet Bar has a built-in Marvel beverage center, solid quartz counters, and chevron marble backsplash.
* Smart TV with digital Comcast/Xfinity cable and video streaming
* Full dressing room/closet

MASTER BATH
* Custom-designed Water Room sanctuary for ultimate relaxation therapy featuring two 12 in ceiling-mounted Grohe rainfall showers, one hand-held shower, a jetted tub with quartz stone deck surround, two steam generators, bench seating and sloped ceilings to prevent cold water droplets from falling on you. Dimmable LED lighting sets the perfect ambiance for your break from reality.
* Wall-mounted espresso vanity with black granite counters, double white porcelain vessel sinks, Grohe faucets and under-cabinet LED lighting which showcase the heated natural stone floors. For your viewing pleasure, there is a 24-inch Smart TV. Heated towel bars, custom mirrors, vintage filament LED pendants, and auto-humidity sensing quiet fans complete the space.

NAUTICAL SUITE (King Suite located on the third level):
* Panoramic views from its six large box seat windows
* Pillow-top king size bed
* Wet bar with beverage fridge
* Plenty of space for two aero beds (provided)
* Two mirrored closets
* Smart TV with digital Comcast/Xfinity cable and video streaming
* The en suite bathroom is equipped with heated floor, dual vanities, skylight, auto-humidity sensing fan, and heated towel bars.

SKYLIGHT BEDROOM (located on the third level):
* En-suite bathroom
* Queen size bed
* Deep closet
* Smart TV with digital Comcast/Xfinity cable and video streaming
* Large skylight for moon gazing.

SKYLINE BEDROOM (located on the second level):
* Private cantilevered deck with views of the Chicago skyline
* Fifteen ft beamed ceilings
* Queen size bed
* Smart TV with digital Comcast/Xfinity cable and video streaming
* Large, mirrored closet
* Ceiling fan

SUNSET BEDROOM (located on the second level):
* West facing window perfect for viewing the Sunset Terrace.
* Queen-size bed
* Large, mirrored closet
* Smart TV with digital Comcast/Xfinity cable and video streaming
* Ceiling fan

BUNK ROOM (located on the second level):
* Four-twin beds
* Smart TV with digital Comcast/Xfinity cable and video streaming
* Large, mirrored closet

Four well-equipped BATHROOMS feature:
* Fluffy towels
* Bathmats
* Hand soap, Shampoo, Conditioner, Body wash
* Tissues
* Hair dryers
* All have wall mounted, dual vanity sinks, auto-humidity sensing fans, Kohler fixtures, and Grohe faucets.

ADDITIONAL Amenities:
* Nuvo Grande Concerto sound system in Villa Santorini features world-class stereo high-fidelity sound with Party Mode option to control all five indoor zones. Controlled via Bluetooth from the Nuvo Music Port app or LED touch panels
* Nespresso and Keurig coffee makers with complimentary coffee pods
* 11 total Smart TVs with digital Comcast/Xfinity cable and video streaming
* Washer/Dryer with pureWash Pro Activated Oxygen (Ozone) to clean and sanitize, does not require detergent, bleach, fabric softener, or hot water.
* Supplies provided include soaps, paper towels, toilet paper, trash bags, etc.
* Nest Thermostats
* Free, high-speed Wi-Fi

ADDITIONAL Options:
* We are dog-friendly and allow up to three adult, house-trained dogs. Per dog fees: $79 (2-night stay), $29/night (3+ night stay) or $200/week
* Guests may request an Early Check-in (2 pm CST) for a fee of $189 if Peak Season and $99 if Non-Peak Season, and/or a Late Checkout (1 pm CST) for a fee of $199 if Peak Season and $99 if Non-Peak Season. All requests are subject to Agent/staff availability.
* Daily maid service available upon request for an additional fee
We help our guests celebrate some of the most important moments in their lives! Miller Beach Vacation Rentals has been in the memory-making business since 2007. We’ve hosted over 15,000 people and cater to multi-generational family reunions, friend’s getaways, corporate retreats, milestone birthdays, anniversaries, and intimate weddings.
Miller Beach Vacation Rentals offers a seamless experience from booking through checkout and is dedicated to ensuring that we exceed your expectations. Upon booking, our Guidebook and Miller Beach Vacation Rentals app offer local recommendations, check-in/out details, house information, and more.
We will be in touch prior to your stay with arrival instructions, parking details, and to confirm your arrival time. Someone is always available during your stay for any needs that may arise.
Please also visit the Miller Beach Vacation Rentals FAQ page for answers to commonly asked questions about what to expect during your stay and more
Our House Manager personally greets you upon arrival for a quick tour and to answer any questions. We are a keyless property, you will be given a unique door code for access to the house.
Miller Beach, IN, is the closest beach-side community to Chicago, is a unique and growing community in NW Indiana full of:
* Galleries
* Shopping Destinations
* Fine Dining
* Miles of pristine beaches and nature trails
* Hundreds of attractions are located within 60 minutes: Casinos, Amusement/Water Parks, Golf, Antiquing, Wineries, Outlet Malls
* Close proximity to the rich culture of Chicago
Take the South Shore train line to Chicago (Museum Campus and Millennium Park stops). There are 2 stations nearby (Miller and Ogden Dunes) within 2-5 minutes from both homes. Travel time is about an hour.

Miller Beach is approximately 45 minutes from Midway airport and 1 hour from O’Hare airport.

Uber and Lyft are available, there may be wait time associated with pickups in Miller Beach

Please visit our website at www.millerbeachvacationrentals.com
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