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Set on the side of a dune on the way to picture-postcard Oval Beach

Sleeps7
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms1
Half Baths1
Space 1,400 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Cottage located in a wooded setting only minutes from Oval Beach

Located on the west side of the harbor, nestled on a dune in the woods on your way to unspoiled Oval Beach. You'll feel the Lake Michigan and harbor breezes as you relax on the deck. The location of this home offers all the outdoor amenities that you can imagine. Walk to Oval Beach, take the Saugatuck Chain Ferry over to town - 'worry free parking because you don't have to! Just steps from Saugatuck Yacht Club..

Perfect location for a family getaway!!

Maximum capacity 7 - includes infants and children.

Check-In: Monday - Friday 4-6 PM, Saturday and Sunday 4-5 PM

Check-Out: 11 AM

More Details

Property Manager
Barbara Bevan & Mista Gates
Member since: 2003
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
July 29, 2017

Amenities

Saugatuck House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1400 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 7
  • Min. age of primary renter: 21
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed ...
  • Non smoking only ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Loft - - toilet
    Main - toilet , combination tub/shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Loft - Master - 3 twin/ single
    Main - Guest 1 - 1 double
    Main - Guest 2 - 1 double
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Television
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • live theater
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • laundromat
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing

Reviews

4.3/5 -
(3 traveler reviews)

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Set on the side of a dune on the way to picture-postcard Oval Beach
average rating of 4.3333335 based on 3 reviews
4

Great Location for visit!

  • 4 of 5

The pictures and description of the property were generally accurate. The grill is no longer a charcoal grill but instead a gas grill, and the DVD player did not seem to function. The property did have a selection of board games as well as some old VHS tapes that worked on the VCR. The TV is an older CRT with no HDMI input.

The location was great though. It was a very short walk to the chain ferry which we took into and out of town frequently. It was also a very short drive to Oval beach. While it is in reasonable walking distance, the road to the beach was pretty hilly and basically has no shoulder, making it a bit of a tricky walk with strollers. Driving was fine though.

The beds were comfortable and the house was generally well provisioned. I think they probably could use some more towels given there is no washer or dryer, but we made do.

I would definitely consider renting the property again. I liked the secluded nature of being in the woods on the west side of the river, but still able to get into town very easily via the chain ferry.

  • Submitted: Jul 27, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Park Place

  • 4 of 5

Fairly accurately depicted in description/pictures. The couches were a little more worn than in the pictures. The linens were personal-type linens (various colors/prints/etc.) rather than uniform white commercial linens, but they were fine. There was a small problem with the unit when we arrived (wasn't cleaned yet and some window air conditioners weren't yet installed), but the rental company was very responsive in getting everything resolved quickly and gave us a reasonable compensation for the inconvenience. Bedrooms were reasonably sized; bathrooms were fine (good shower and hot water); kitchen felt a little larger than it looked in the pictures and was well supplied. Gas stove/oven. Not used to a gas broiler, but the gas cooktop was nice. 4 minute drive to Oval Beach. Nice deck with good outdoor furniture. Charcoal grill. Had a very good time.

  • Submitted: Jul 18, 2014
  • Stayed: Jun 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: This property now has Central A/C
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5

THANK YOU!!!

  • 5 of 5

Thank you so much for renting this to us! It was perfect, our trip wouldn't have been the same with out it! Best place to stay in west Michigan!!!

  • Submitted: Jun 23, 2014
  • Stayed: Jun 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: You are very welcome, we look forward to your return... Pat Sharp & Jodie Allen Shoreline Vacation Rentals 269-857-8030
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Map

Nearest Airport
46 Miles
Gerald R. Ford International, Grand Rapids MI
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Several bars in Saugatuck/Douglas to choose from
Nearest Ferry
0.5 Miles
Saugatuck Chain Ferry
Nearest Golf
3 Miles
Clearbrook Golf Club
Nearest Train
26 Miles
Amtrak - Holland Michigan
Nearest Motorway
3 Miles
I-196 S / US-31 S
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Several Restuarants to choose from
Nearest Ski
36 Miles
Bittersweet Ski Resort
Nearest Beach
1 Miles
Oval Beach, Saugatuck

2 gyms to choose from Pump it up at PumpHouse or Snap into Fitness at Snap Fitness

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $120
Damage Deposit $200

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 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.

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