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Adventure Cottage is only FEET from the shores of Sand Bay in Door County. 101 feet of frontage awaits for swimming and we include the kayaks, fishing gear, yard games, and bonfire pits!


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  • $225 cleaning fee
  • Dog fee of $50/night per dog
  • $75 management fee


Introducing Hidden Shores Cottage, a fully renovated lakefront property located in Door County, between Algoma and Sturgeon Bay, right on Lake Michigan. Experience the ultimate getaway for family vacations, group trips, romantic retreats, fishing adventures, or any vacation you can dream of! Hidden Shores offers seclusion, privacy, and exciting amenities.

Accommodating up to 8 guests with 5 beds, Hidden Shores is both infant, child, and dog friendly. The cottage features 2 bedrooms, a common area with three pull-out beds, a full bathroom, and an outdoor shower for warm seasons. Enjoy breathtaking views of the lake and lush greenery from the gorgeous 3-seasons room. The spotless kitchen is equipped with granite countertops and stainless steel appliances. A laundry area is also available. As an exclusive feature, we provide an Adventure Shed stocked with kayaks, bikes, outdoor games, fishing gear, and more.

Warm up by the cozy fireplace inside or gather around the firepit in the backyard. The cottage caters to kids with books, games, a high chair, and a pack ‘n play. Ample outdoor seating on the deck and near the fireplace is provided, along with a grilling station featuring a propane grill, charcoal grill, and tripod grill for outdoor cooking. Hidden Shores is conveniently located near downtown Algoma and just a 15-minute drive to downtown Sturgeon Bay, offering breweries, wineries, eateries, and shopping. However, with its secluded privacy, stunning lake views, and access to Door County, you may not want to leave the cottage once you arrive. Hidden Shores is the perfect retreat for those seeking tranquility, beauty, and a memorable experience in Door County.

With lush greenery and 100 feet of private lakefront, Hidden Shores provides a secluded escape while still being near the incredible attractions of Door County. Explore breweries, wineries, restaurants, state and county parks, beaches, shopping, museums, art galleries, and more. Whether you seek relaxation or adventure, Hidden Shores is the ideal accommodation for your next vacation.

Sleeping Arrangements

Sleeps 8 guests with 5 beds: Two bedrooms with queen-size beds and three pull-out couches. The main living room features a full-sized pull-out couch, and the 3-seasons room offers two pull-out couches (one queen and one full) during the summer months. We also provide a pack ‘n play, child air mattress with side protectors, and a queen-sized air mattress. High-quality linens, quilts, and pillows are included for all beds.


One full size bathroom with a stand up shower plus an outdoor shower for the warmer months! We provide towels – no need to bring your own!


A full size washer and dryer are located onsite for your convenience! Some laundry detergent is provided.


Fully equipped with brand new stainless steel appliances (no dishwasher), granite countertops, and all the necessary cookware and utensils. Includes pots, pans, cups, plates, silverware, cooking utensils, baby utensils and cups, high chair, toaster, microwave, crock pot, baking sheets, and more. Everything you need to prepare fabulous meals at the cabin.

Living Room

Relax on the comfortable sectional couch and armchairs by the warm wood-burning fireplace. Additional sleeping space is available with a pull-out couch.

3 Seasons Room

A rustic and renovated room with modern touches, the 3-seasons room is a highlight of your trip. Enjoy the windows that convert to a screened-in porch, allowing you to listen to nature and the waves while keeping bugs away. With cedar walls, brand new glass, and screens, you can enjoy the space regardless of the weather. The room features two couches that can be converted into beds for additional summer sleeping arrangements. Please note that the 3-seasons room is not heated. A collection of over 100 DVDs is available for cozy movie nights with views of Lake Michigan.

Adventure Shed

We offer a wide range of adventure amenities for free, including 4 kayaks, a canoe, 8 bikes, helmets, life jackets, 8 fishing poles with gear, a dartboard, multiple strollers and wagons, 2 golf club sets, outdoor games (volleyball, spike-ball, badminton, bags set, washers, bocce ball), lacrosse sticks, kites, soccer balls, frisbees, footballs, and more.

Outdoor Areas

Enjoy a private yard with two decks, plenty of outdoor seating and dining areas, a fire pit, a charcoal grill, a gas grill (coals not provided, and tank monitoring not included), and 100 feet of private waterfront access. Launch the kayaks and indulge in fishing.

Children & Dog Friendly Supplies

We provide plenty of supplies for your kids and furry friends to enjoy!

For Kids

  • Pack N Play
  • Baby Monitor
  • Highchair
  • Kids Dining Utensils
  • Kids Cups
  • TONS of board games

For Dogs

  • Large Dog Bed
  • Bowls
  • Toys
  • Leashes
  • Outside Stake and Cable Leash

Cancellation Policy

Ninety-seven percent (97.00%) of the total booking charges will be refunded if the cancellation is made more than 60 days prior to the arrival date of the reservation. For cancellations made within 60 days prior to the arrival date, no refund will be issued.

Cleaning and Maintenance

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

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Hidden Shores is truly on the door steps of Door County! We are a short drive away from the destination locations you are 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


  • Sleeps (8)

  • (2) Bedrooms

  • (2) Queen beds

  • (3) Sofa sleepers

  • (1) Bathroom

  • WiFi

  • TV

  • DVD Player

  • Video Library

  • Stereo

  • Music Library

  • Heater
  • Window Air Conditioning

  • Books
  • Kids Books

  • Outdoor Entertainment

  • Fire pit

  • Kayaks

  • Water Sports Gear
  • Bicycles
  • BBQ Grill

  • Outdoor Patios

  • Toys

  • Fully Equipped Kitchen

  • Stove

  • Oven

  • Refrigerator

  • Microwave

  • Coffee Machine

  • Toaster

  • Dishes and Utensils

  • Kids Dishes and Utensils