Freshwater Retreat

Put in Bay, Ohio

Gardens. We have a few of them for you to enjoy your morning cup of coffee.

About Freshwater Retreat

Comfort
Comfy beds, silky bedding and fluffy towels.

Quality
Organic stuff. Like our yummy coffee.

We are nice.
At least that's what people say about us! (TripAdvisor, our parents, etc.).

Pictures

Gardens. We have a few of them for you to enjoy your morning cup of coffee.

Gardens. We have a few of them for you to enjoy your morning cup of coffee.

This cool historic island house was purchased by us five years ago. We have given it LOTS of love and want to share our work with you!

This cool historic island house was purchased by us five years ago. We have given it LOTS of love and want to share our work with you!

The parlor is filled with morning sunshine, comfy chairs and some antique stuff, too.

The parlor is filled with morning sunshine, comfy chairs and some antique stuff, too.

Prices

The Anna Room

This second floor room was decorated with the help of Christie's oldest daughter. It comes with a large dresser giving extra room for your things.

The Cassie Room

This second floor bedroom is named after Christie's cheery and bright niece. It's one of her Christie's favorites and the first room she ever slept in upon buying the home.

London Rose Room

This is located on the second floor with peaks of Lake Erie. With a Victorian rose print cloth ceiling it's famously known on the island.

The Meredith Room

This first floor room is named after Christie's youngest daughter, who is in college now and in the Navy ROTC program, studying Engineering. She helped mom pick out the blue colors and sleeps here when visiting.

Vivian Room

This first floor bedroom is named after Christie's oldest niece, who likes to be a princess. A cozy and comfy bed awaits, complete with a romantic canopy above.


Freshwater Retreat Features

Unique things here at our BnB: Outdoor shower. Steam Shower (inside.) A massage chair...nice! A really neat front porch to watch the world go by. Nice people stay at BnB's.


Freshwater Retreat Attractions

Put-in-Bay has much to offer our visitors. The lake is beautiful anytime of the year. We have hiking trails, National and State Parks, and plenty of time to experience island life.


Terms & Conditions

We actually wrote this and want you to be clear about what we are all about here. We ARE NOT A PARTY place, but instead a quiet, out-of-town retreat. We LOVE guests who love our rules and know what to expect upon arrival. Thank you so much and Namaste.

1. Your credit card will be run for half the amount of your stay upon booking, via Paypal. The final payment is due upon arrival via cash. We can only refund your deposit (minus $35.00 service fee) if cancelling 14 days prior to your stay. If cancelling within 14 days of arrival, you will forfeit the full deposit. If cancelling within 24 hours of arrival date, you will forfeit the entire amount of your stay, including any packages/upgrades. Thanks for understanding the needs of our small business. If we are able to re-book the room, then WAHOO!

Below is the form you will sign at check in and must agree to now in order to reserve your beautiful room!

• Check-in is between 3:00-5:00. If arriving later, please make special arrangements with us ahead of time, or else we will have to charge a fee of $40.00. If you arrive earlier, we cannot guarantee your room will be ready, but will do our best to prepare it for you sooner. Text Christie at 419-366-1372, if you have any questions during your travel. Check-out is 11:00 AM.

• We like peace and quiet between 11:00 PM - 8:00 AM please. (We live here, too.) You may use our hot tub between 8:00 AM - 11:00 PM.

• Please-registered guests only. If there are unregistered guests found on the retreat premises, you will be asked to leave without a refund, and we will charge your credit card an extra $100.00 for the inconvenience. We are a PRIVATE retreat and unregistered guests are simply not fair to us and other retreat-goers.

• We are a non-smoking home. Please, if you must smoke, do so on our white wire swing under the Wisteria. (Near the chicken coop.)

• If you need Christie or Cliff, please text or call between the hours of 8:00 AM and 9:00 PM. (We like our sleep, too!) 419-366-1372. UNLESS AN EMERGENCY – THEN CALL RIGHT AWAY!

• If any damages are done to the retreat or rooms, we ask that you let us know so we can make necessary repairs. Lastly, if any damage is made that is above and beyond normal use, then we will ask you to pay for any repairs or damages. This includes excess staining on linens that cannot be removed, thus must be replaced. If this happens, you will be charged the cost to replace the item. We will attempt to wash first and if excess dry cleaning charges or laundering are necessary, you will only be charged an extra $25.00-$50.00.

• We ask that you keep all common areas clean so that all guests can enjoy the retreat. If with a group, all common areas must be left in the condition in which they were found. If any extra cleaning is necessary, then a $50-$100.00 cleaning charge will be added to your credit card.

We, Freshwater Sensations LLC are not responsible for personal theft of personal items while staying with us. This includes automobiles. There will be a $30.00 handling charge on all cancelled reservations. If you have to cancel, and it’s within 14 days of your arrival, we cannot refund any of your deposit. After you've checked in, no monies can be refunded for whatever reason. In order to run this small business, we must be fair to ourselves. Thank you for understanding.

I ___________________________(signed name) understand the above policies and agree that my party and I will comply with these policies. I (we) understand we must follow these rules or will be asked to promptly depart Freshwater Retreat and will not receive monies of any sort as a refund.