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  • $249 Cleaning Fee
  • Additional guests $20/each per night after 8 people
  • $75 management fee


Welcome to The Lake Haus, a waterfront cottage with 100 feet of frontage on Riley’s Bay. Experience the most breathtaking view of bay from our backyard and enjoy the outdoor serenity in every season. In the summer months we encourage you to take advantage of our private outdoor shower!

This unique and ethereal home is tucked away in the woods in Sturgeon Bay, Door County. While it is only a few miles from the hustle and bustle of downtown – you will find peace and serenity during your stay.

Boasting 3 bedrooms, 1.5 bathrooms, a fully equipped kitchen, 2 living areas, plus a brand-new fully renovated game room! We have a professional dart board, foosball table, and a custom bar table & 55 inch Roku TV for an epic indoor game night! On the chilly nights, hang out by the fireplace or have a bonfire outside!

Our cottage is proudly family-friendly. We include child and baby supplies such as a highchair, booster seat, pack ‘n play, kids dishes and silverware, noise machine, plus toys and books!

Sleeping Arrangements

Comfortably sleeps up to 10 guests!

Bedroom 1: The master bedroom has a queen size bed with an ensuite bathroom.

Bedroom 2: The additional living space with a TV and full size pull out couch converts to a second bedroom with a farmhouse door for your privacy.

Bedroom 3: The brand new bunk room! There are three queen-over-queen bunk beds and two dressers for storage. In total there are 6 queen beds in this awesome, brand new room!

We provide all linens, blankets, and towels for each guest during their stay. No need to bring your own.

Living Areas

The main living area has huge windows that bring in tons of natural light, comfortable seating, and a wood burning fireplace. The second living area has another couch and a TV, and it actually converts to the second bedroom. A custom farm door can be used to close it off for privacy! Then there is the sunroom, boasting white shiplap, tons of windows with gorgeous natural light and views of the water, and a table plus seating to enjoy your morning cup of coffee.

Game Room

We have a brand-new renovated game room that includes a custom shuffleboard table (shuffleboard will be installed mid-April), foosball table, 4-person arcade machine with 1,000 games, TV, and bar table with stools.


A full bathroom with a tub and shower combination is connected to the master bedroom, a half bathroom in the main living space, plus a totally private outdoor shower that can be used when it’s warm outside! Outdoor shower is available May to October.

Adventure Shed

This is our detached garage that is full of items so your family and friends can have endless adventures together. Including bikes and helmets of all sizes, kayaks, paddle boards, life jackets of all sizes, yard games, coolers, a grill, lawn chairs, fire pit, footballs, frisbees, fishing poles and light tackle, plus so much more! Lake Haus on Riley’s Bay overlooks one of the hottest fishing spots in all of Door County! We also have a dock for you to enjoy during the summer months!


Outdoor Activities

Our coveted “Adventure Shed” includes a 4 single person kayaks, 2-person tandem kayak, two stand-up paddle boards. We include life jackets for all ages. You will also find fishing poles & gear, coolers, 8 bikes with helmets, and outdoor games! For the winter months we include ice fishing gear, snow shoes, ice hockey gear, & kids snow toys! Enjoy our charcoal grill in the backyard to make your favorite meals! All of these items are free for you to use during your stay. Make sure to let us know if you have a little adventure of your own!

You will have access to the entire property, including the front and back yard. The front yard has lots of space to enjoy the lush greenery and gardens. The secluded, waterfront back yard has tons of opportunity for adventure and relaxation alike. We have a patio covered by a pergola – with a grape vine draping over. Pick the grapes and enjoy when in season! A firepit with seating right by the water is perfect for roasting s’mores. There is a hammock between two gorgeous trees – take an afternoon nap or curl up with your favorite book. A pier is installed during the summer months (end of May through end of September.) We have dredged out a lane, so you dock boats or jet skis.

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Easy access to everything Door County has to offer including hiking, biking, golf, water sports, shopping, & festivals.

  • Located right on Riley’s Bay in Sturgeon Bay
  • 7 minutes to Potawatomi State Park & sand beaches
  • 8 minutes to Idlewild Golf Club
  • 15 minutes to Downtown Sturgeon Bay
  • 45 minutes to Fish Creek and Peninsula State Park

Pet Policy

No pets allowed on this property.

# of Guests

Our maximum capacity is 10 guests. Absolutely NO unauthorized guests may be allowed onsite. We must be respectful to our neighbors.


  • Sleeps (10)

  • (3) Bedrooms

  • (7) Queen beds

  • Queen bunk beds

  • (1) Sofa sleepers

  • (1.5) Bathrooms
  • Outdoor Shower

  • Utilities
  • WiFi

  • Heater
  • Air Conditioning

  • Outdoor Entertainment

  • Fire pit

  • Dock/Pier

  • Kayaks & Life Jackets

  • Bikes & Helmets

  • Charcoal Grill
  • Outdoor Games

  • Winter Gear

  • Patio Seating

  • Fully Equipped Kitchen

  • Stove

  • Oven

  • Refrigerator

  • Microwave

  • Coffee Machine

  • Dishes and Utensils

  • Kids Dishes and Utensils


Minimum nights

  • Spring, Summer, and Fall is a 3 night minimum
  • Holidays are a 3 night minimum
  • See FAQs for cancellation policy

Travel insurance

  • Travel insurance is available when you book with us through our insurance partner RentalGuardian
  • You have a choice of a standard insurance policy or a Cancel For Any Reason policy
  • Insurance is not required, but we HIGHLY recommend it
  • You can also purchase travel insurance through many other providers