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'River Groove' a Modern Dwelling in the Woods . Desirable Location in Saugatuck

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Last updated: 07/25/2016
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  • Minimum stay:3-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Desirable location in Saugatuck on the west side of the Kalamazoo River. This 5 year old home offers the best of both worlds with a trail directly behind the house JUST HALF MILE through the spectacular wooded dunes leading to Oval Beach/or half mile to the beach on Oval Beach Rd. (Perryman St.)...... AND...... also just across the river from the heart of downtown Saugatuck ...JUST STEPS AWAY FROM THE CHAIN FERRY (Runs Memorial Day thru Labor Day). Lower level includes bedroom, full bath, laundry room. Upper level includes bedroom and full bath with open floor plan living room including 32' flat panel TV, DVD player, dining area and kitchen. Queen sleeper in living room. The upper level boasts a large furnished screened porch with dining area and has partial views of the Kalamazoo River. An open balcony overlooks the beautiful wooded dunes. The 6 person hot tub is just outside the entrance to the home. This private setting is a great getaway in the woods yet close to all the action of Saugatuck.

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Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 1350 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6

  • Upstairs Bedroom: 1 queen

    TV/DVD...moreless

  • Lower Bedroom: 1 double

    TV/DVD...moreless

  • Living Area: 1 sleep sofa /futon

    Queen Sleeper...moreless

  • Upper level bedroom features a large closet and TV/DVD system and is attached to the upper lever bath. The lower level bedroom also features a large closet, dresser, and desk. The comfy sofa in the living room expands to a Queen sleeper....moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Upper Bath: toilet, shower

    ...moreless

  • Lower Bath: toilet, combination tub/shower

    ...moreless

  • Glass block shower upstairs and tub/shower downstairs

Other Amenities

  • River Groove is a modern urban cottage with a retro flair tucked in the wooded dunes. Many have called it a treehouse due to the height and surrounding trees. Watch for wildlfe including deer, owls, and many other interesting birds from the large screened second level porch. The location is private and peaceful yet just across the Kalamazoo River from all the action of downtown Saugatuck!...moreless

Entertainment

  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable:

    TV Cable in Living Room and 2nd Floor Bedroom...moreless

  • Stereo
  • Television

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Autumn Foliage
  • Churches
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Restaurants
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Massage Therapist

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Resort
  • River
  • Water View:

    Watch the Boats Float by on the Kalamazoo River...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Swimming

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    Central Air...moreless

  • Alarm Clock
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer:

    Laundry Room First Floor...moreless

  • Fireplace
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Sofa Bed
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine:

    Laundry Room First Floor...moreless

  • Wireless Internet:

    Free Wi-Fi...moreless

  • Wood Fireplace

Kitchen

  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    All Cookware, Blender, Waffle Maker, Wok, Coffee Maker, Toaster, etc, etc. etc. GAS COOKTOP STOVE...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Screen Porch / Veranda
  • Walkway To Water
  • Wood Deck

Pool / Spa

  • Hot Tub:

    BRAND NEW Private 5-Person Hot Tub on Ground Level Just Outside Entrance to the House...moreless

  • Outdoor Hot Tub
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Summer 2016
Jun 17 - Sep 5, 2016
7 night min stay

$1,895
Fall 2016
Sep 6 - May 25, 2017
3 night min stay
$225
$1,200
New Year's Eve
Dec 30 - Jan 1, 2017
3 night min stay

$825
flat fee
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$225
$1,200

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $250
  • Tax Rate 6%

Notes:

New's Year Eve is $250/night with 3 night minimum

E-check or credit cards accepted for payment. Must call for credit card payments. Rob (216)408-1906


Owner's cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking


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Last updated: 07/25/2016
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Location

Car: Recommended

LOCATIONLOCATIONLOCATION! This modern dwelling in the woods offers the perfect location for short, half- mile walks to the beach via Oval Beach Rd. (Perryman St.) or thru the spectacular woods by trail directly behind the house. JUST STEPS TO THE CHAIN FERRY to enjoy downtown Saugatuck by foot leaving the car behind with no worries about parking. Just seconds away from the STEPS OF MT. BALDHEAD to enjoy breathtaking views of the Saugatuck, Douglas, Kalamazoo River topography. The cottage is tucked in the wooded dunes perfect for enjoying privacy and nature from the second, main living floor with a tree house like setting out the many windows and screened in porch. All the amenities are here including 6 person hot tub, wood burning fireplace, fully stocked kitchen, laundry room, free wifi, and dining areas inside and out (screened in porch) with a balcony overlooking the beautiful dunes. Enjoy the privacy but you'll realize you are close to all the action that Saugatuck has to offer.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2007

About the owner: I live in Columbia Station, Ohio and enjoy making the 4 and half hour trip to the cottage as often as possible.

Why the Owner Chose Saugatuck, MI, USA:
I chose this property because of the great location in Saugatuck and smart, modern design of the house.

The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
Just a few steps away from the chain ferry, the stairs of Mt. Baldhead and a short walk to Oval Beach all while tucked in the beautiful wooded dunes.


Contact us

Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • Cottage tucked in the wooded dunes

    Cottage tucked in the wooded dunes

  • Trail directly behind home leading to OVAL BEACH!

    Trail directly behind home leading to OVAL BEACH!

  • Main entrance to the cottage with hot tub to the left.

    Main entrance to the cottage with hot tub to the left.

  • Privately nestled hot tub

    Privately nestled hot tub

  • Enjoy the hot tub with wooded dunes view

    Enjoy the hot tub with wooded dunes view

  • hot tub tucked into the wood dunes

    hot tub tucked into the wood dunes

  • Large furnished screened-in porch with partial river views

    Large furnished screened-in porch with partial river views

  • Staircase leading to upper level

    Staircase leading to upper level

  • Living room looking into screened-in porch

    Living room looking into screened-in porch

  • downstairs hallway looking out onto hot tub

    downstairs hallway looking out onto hot tub

  • Master bedroom upstairs with retro modern accents and attached private bath.

    Master bedroom upstairs with retro modern accents and attached private bath.

  • Convenient wet bar spaced between the kitchen and entrance to open balcony

    Convenient wet bar spaced between the kitchen and entrance to open balcony

  • Cottage in early spring

    Cottage in early spring

  • Steps from Chain Ferry to downtown Saugatuck

    Steps from Chain Ferry to downtown Saugatuck

  • Main entrance and hot tub with wooded dunes backdrop

    Main entrance and hot tub with wooded dunes backdrop

  • Take a relaxing dip in the hot tub.

    Take a relaxing dip in the hot tub.

  • Relax on the open balcony overlooking beautiful wooded dunes

    Relax on the open balcony overlooking beautiful wooded dunes

  • private hot tub runs year round

    private hot tub runs year round

  • Lounge on the large screened-in porch

    Lounge on the large screened-in porch

  • modern industrially designed stairs

    modern industrially designed stairs

  • Your choice... dine-in or dine out on the screened-in porch

    Your choice... dine-in or dine out on the screened-in porch

  • Tastefully decorated, comfortable downstairs bedroom- mid century modern accents

    Tastefully decorated, comfortable downstairs bedroom- mid century modern accents

  • Upper level bedroom

    Upper level bedroom

  • Kitchen stocked with all the amenities with bright skylights overhead

    Kitchen stocked with all the amenities with bright skylights overhead

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This listing was first published here in 2007.

Date last modified - Monday, July 25, 2016

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    6
  • Bedrooms
    2
  • Bathrooms
    2
  • Property type
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Speaks: english
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  • Calendar last updated 07/25/2016

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