Charming Cottage in Historical Dist with Beautiful Gardens- 5 Min Walk to Town

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Relax on the back deck


Last updated: 10/20/2016
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  • Minimum stay:1-2 nights
  • Sleeps:2
  • Bedrooms:0
  • Bathrooms:1
  • Property type:Cottage
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Come and rejuvenate your soul, taking in the peace and tranquility this special cottage has to offer. Located on a private cull-de-sac, walking distance from downtown Saugatuck and Douglas. Within 5-minutes you can be in either city, enjoying the activities of both downtowns, nearby parks, beaches, shopping and dining.

Start your day off enjoying a cup of coffee at the local coffee shops, explore the surrounding areas on bicycle or foot, shop the day away and end it all at Oval Beach watching the sunset with wine glass in hand.

Bridge Street Place has so much to offer, whether you are seeking a private get away, or looking for a great place in the middle to meet friends. You can always find something to do in the Saugatuck-Douglas area. Don't miss this great opportunity to relax, sit on the deck overlooking this beautiful garden and its trickling fountain. What are you waiting for?

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Member since: 2012

Speaks: english, dutch
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 10/20/2016

Property Type

  • Cottage

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 0 Bedrooms, Sleeps 2, Beds for 2

  • Queen size bed

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

Other Amenities

  • Walking distance to Saugatuck & Douglas


  • CD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television


  • Away From It All
  • Historic
  • Romantic


  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Restaurants
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Miniature Golf
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Parasailing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Sailing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing


  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 2 people


  • Air Conditioning
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided
  • Wireless Internet


  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster


  • Bicycles
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden:

    Deck overlooks pond and fountain...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill


Write a review 4.9
from 33 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Sep 15 - Nov 1, 2016
2 night min stay
$145 $165
Fri, Sat
Apr 14 - May 25, 2017
2 night min stay
$145 $165
Fri, Sat

Additional information about rental rates



A 50% deposit is required within 7 days of booking. Balance due upon arrival.

Special rates will apply on holiday weekends.

Owner's cancellation policy:

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Last updated: 10/20/2016
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9 Miles
Nearest Airport
4 Miles
Nearest Beach
Oval Beach

Car: Recommended

Located in the historical district, a 5 min. walk to the center of Saugatuck & Douglas


Owner info

Year Purchased: 2001

About the owner: Recently retired from sales, but moving full-time into her pottery career, Wilma loves Saugatuck and feels fortunate to be able to share her home with you. Folding out of her lovely backyard, the cottage is nestled in its own oasis and if you want privacy, it’s yours. If you want philosophies on life, stories from her European upbringing, and insight on the true gems of Saugatuck, Wilma is all smiles. About 15 years ago, Wilma happened to be at the right place at the right time and the stars aligned for her to purchase the Bridge Street home and cottage. Upon her retirement, she has been able to devote more time to gardening and other creative endeavors – many of which you will enjoy during your stay. The garden is inviting and Wilma’s pottery is infused in the space (and as an extra bonus, you can purchase some of her work if you are interested).

Why the Owner Chose Saugatuck, MI, USA:
“I felt at home. The general atmosphere of the town, the beach, and the arts spoke to me. How wonderful to be able to enjoy a fantastic meal at a restaurant, enjoy a play, and then walk the shores at sunset. Saugatuck is beautiful, unique, friendly, and there are different programs and events offered throughout the year that whenever you visit, something special awaits you.”

The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
Past guests have described the cottage as romantic, enchanting, and cozy. You come to a potentially busy town and you can escape in your own cottage. There are only 3 houses on the street. You are alone if you want to be. Downtown is only a 5 minute walk from the cottage. The garden is lovely and past guests comment that it feels like you are transported back in time. Personally, I love riding my bike into town, hanging out at the coffee shop while reading the paper and people-watching. Then I enjoy gardening back at my house, talking with friends, and taking walks at sunset on the beach. It is my ideal retirement town.

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Speaks: english, dutch
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 10/20/2016

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  • Relax on the back deck

    Relax on the back deck

  • Bathroom with walk in shower

    Bathroom with walk in shower

  • Kitchenette


  • Wi-Fi and Cable

    Wi-Fi and Cable

  • Queen size bed

    Queen size bed

  • Backyard


  • Flowers in bloom

    Flowers in bloom

  • Front view of cottage

    Front view of cottage

  • Door that leads out to back deck which overlooks the fountain

    Door that leads out to back deck which overlooks the fountain

  • Backyard view from deck

    Backyard view from deck

  • Side of cottage

    Side of cottage

VRBO #399240

This listing was first published here in 2012.

Date last modified - Friday, October 21, 2016

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