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Spacious, comfortable home just steps from downtown Saugatuck

Bedrooms 3
Space 2,800 sq ft
Property type house
Minimum Stay 1 - 7 nights


About the property

Spacious home with 3 Bedrooms + Sunroom, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 12)

Recently Renovated! This spacious home has it all. Convenient two car garage, ample off street parking and a large deck overlooking a wild life sanctuary. Just a short walk into downtown Saugatuck for great dining, shopping, theater, art galleries and much more.

The large great room allows group gathering and the separate den invites solitude for quiet chats or naps. A year round sun room is especially cozy with large hot tub just steps away from the wrap around deck! The spacious deck allows for outdoor dining with a grill and fire pit. The kitchen adjacent to the great room is equipped for dining in. Three bedrooms plus sun porch with twin/trundle bed and sofa sleeper, sleeps 10 with 2 full baths. Upper level bath has been remodeled and laundry is located on the upper level. Bedrooms have been freshly painted. A real home - away from home. Easy 5-10 minute drive to Lake Michigan beaches.

Maximum capacity 12 - includes children and infants.

Weekly Rentals only in July and first 2 weeks in August

Check-In: 4 PM

Check-Out: 11 AM

More Details

Property Manager
Barbara Bevan & Mista Gates
Member since: 2003
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
April 22, 2018

What makes this house unique

Walk to downtown Saugatuck's shops, restaurants and river parks. Short drive to Lake Michigan public beaches.


Saugatuck House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2800 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • Min. age of primary renter: 21
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Main Floor Bathroom - toilet , shower
    2nd Floor Bath - toilet , tub , shower
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Captains Quarters - 1 queen
    Guest Bedroom - 1 queen
    Bunk Room - 2 double , 2 twin/ single , Bunk beds have a double on the bottom/single on top
    Sunroom - 2 twin/ single , Trundle bed
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • 1 bicycles
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Walk to downtown Saugatuck from this prime location on Holland Street


Excellent! 4.4/5 -
(8 traveler reviews)

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Spacious, comfortable home just steps from downtown Saugatuck
average rating of 4.375 based on 8 reviews

Perfect place to stay for a group! Very clean and nicely decorated!

  • 5 of 5

A group of 9 of us stayed and there was plenty of room, everything was clean and very cutely decorated! Hot tub was an added bonus. Great location and close to everything! We would definitely stay again!

  • Submitted: Feb 13, 2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for the kind words. So glad you enjoyed our home. If there are any suggestions that would make your stay or anyone’s else’s better, please feel free to let us know. We certainly hope you come back soon. Bobby and Jeannie Raitt.
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Very clean, nice amenities, and short walk to town

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed the house and all it has to offer including the spacious porch and hotub. Everything seemed clean and felt very homey.

  • Submitted: Oct 25, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Paul ~ We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay and felt comfortable. That's precisely the vibe we are shooting for. We hope you come back again and liked it enough to recommend it to others. If you have any suggestions, please let us know.
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Perfect winter getaway!

  • 5 of 5

We recently rented this property over New Years and had a great time! The house was very spacious and updated and we felt that it was even nicer in person than the pictures. There were 8 of us total (4 couples) and there was more than enough room for everyone. The living room was big enough for everyone to hang out and the kitchen table was perfect for cards. The wifi login and access to netflix were nice surprises given that it was the winter and lounging outside was not an option. The property was very close to the downtown area and would be perfect any time of year. I would definitely stay there again!

  • Submitted: Jan 6, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2016
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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Chicago, IL

Didn't Meet Our Expectations

  • 2 of 5

The best thing I can say about this property is that it is indeed spacious and easily accommodated 8 adults. Aside from that, not too many other positives. It looks like at one time (based on photos) it was much better maintained and in nicer condition. But now, for example, the carpet on the stairway was absolutely filthy--didn't even want to think about walking on it without shoes on. There was mold in bathrooms and they were somewhat clean, but not the kind of clean you expect in a rental property that you pay this amount for. The linens & towels looked like they came from a thrift store, all mismatched odds & ends, and not even nice ones at that. There were 3 wine glasses in the kitchen, one had a huge crack in it, so only 2 were usable (minor detail but indicative of the quality of furnishings)There were big screen tv's in the house, but unfortunately there was no cable connection so we resorted to using our own Netflix account...seems odd to furnish the place with nice tv's without a functional way to use them. The upstairs bedroom bunk beds squeaked so loudly every time we moved and they were so disruptive to a good night's sleep we just stopped sleeping in them and inflated our own air mattress instead. And although the house sits on a nice sized treed lot with a large deck and front porch, even that didn't feel comfortable and inviting, as the yard was overgrown and unkempt and it all seemed in need of cleaning & maintenance. Overall, this home has the capacity to be a lovely vacation getaway, however, it appears to have been neglected and needs some serious updating. I would not recommend renting this home for this price--we definitely expected better!

  • Submitted: Sep 5, 2016
  • Stayed: July 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Please come back as this property will exceed your expectations now!. The new owners have taken much pride in a complete renovation both inside out.
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Was OK, but

  • 3 of 5

The house was a good size with lots of room to spread out, but there were some key issues that we were not happy about:

the yard and deck areas were in serious need of updating and maintenance - lots of weeds growing in all of the landscaping and the deck was worn and dirty - as was the patio furniture outside - we never used it as it was not nice!

The home did not have cable and was only able to receive one network (the local fox affiliate) through the antenna - kind of sucked when we wanted to catch up on olympics coverage in the evening - they did have wifi and netflix available, but even the login info in the paperwork they gave us was wrong - fortunately there was some old documents in the house with the correct info

The bathrooms were not fully clean with mildew on all of the caulking, which also was coming loose - had a problem where water leaked through the ceiling when the caulking in the upstairs shower has become pulled away from the tub.

Overall not a bad place, but would have expected nicer and cleaner for the price!

We noticed in hindsight the other reviews were all several years old - looks like not much has been done on property since then

  • Submitted: Aug 18, 2016
  • Stayed: August 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Please come back as this property will exceed your expectations now!. The new owners have taken much pride in a complete renovation both inside and out.
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Lafayette, IN


  • 5 of 5

Rented the Carriage House for a week with siblings and spouses! Was a great time for the 11 of us. The deck worked out great and the sleeping arrangements were wonderful. The main living/kitchen area was spacious with plenty of room to prepare meals, eat and play games! The walk into town didn't take much time and was very easy. The rental company went above and beyond for us and were a delight to work with. I would definitely book this again!

  • Submitted: Jun 27, 2013
  • Stayed: June 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
During this stay the property was under previous owner or management.
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Crane's Pie Pantry
Everyday People Cafe
Oval Beach
Fenn Valley Vineyards
Star of Saugatuck Boat Cruises
Back Alley Pizza Joint
It Is What It Is
Ida Red's Cottage
Pumpernickel's Eatery
Wicks Park Bar & Grille
Mermaid Bar and Grille
Kilwins Chocolates
Red Dock Cafe
M & M Ice Cream Treats
WayPoint Restaurant
Landsharks Shoes
The Butler
Saugatuck Dune Rides Inc
Red Barn, The
Coral Gables Restaurant
Uncommon Coffee Roasters
Pizza Mambo
Clearbrook Golf Club
Tabor Hill Wine Port
Spectator's Bar & Grill
Scooters Cafe & Pizzeria
Felt Mansion
Kalico Custom Cuts
Christo's Roadhouse
WayPoint Restaurant
Restaurant Toulouse -- CLOSED
Palazzolo's Gourmet Ice Creams
Hercules Bar and Grill
Laketown Golf & Conference Center
The Dining Room at Clearbrook
64th Street Bakery & Cafe -- CLOSED
Hilltop Golf Center
CoHooker Charter Services
Chequers -- CLOSED
Nearest Airport
45 Miles
Gerald R. Ford International
Nearest Train
15 Miles
Holland, MI Amtrak
Nearest Beach
2 Miles
Oval Beach, Saugatuck
Car: recommended

Dune Rides, Art Galleries, Old fashioned paddle boat, Canoeing, (slips available nearby) Sailing, Downhill & Cross Country Skiing, Snowshoeing, Snowmobiling & Sledding


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning fee $165
Refundable damage deposit $500
Tax Rate 8.0%

Cancellations received thirty or more days in advance require a 25% cancellation fee. If you must cancel with less than thirty days’ notice there is no refund.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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