The Red House: 4bd/2bath, Walk to Town, Sleeps 8. Book Now for Spring & Summer!(32 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:2-7 nights
- Property type:House
- Pets considered:Yes
- Wheel chair accessible:N/A
About the Property
House walking distance to town, 4 Bedrooms, 2 Full Baths
Walk to downtown Saugatuck's unique shopping, great dining and entertainment. Drive just a few minutes to spend the day or catch the sunset at our stunning Lake Michigan beaches and dunes.
With 4 bedrooms and 2 full baths, the Red House is one of the best values in Saugatuck. This renovated, historic house sleeps 8 (maximum number of guests per fire codes) and is a charming, comfortable way to spend the perfect Saugatuck getaway.
Downtown Saugatuck features great shopping in unique stores and art galleries, plus restaurants and bars, parks, entertainment, waterfront, and more. Come discover why USA Today named Saugatuck the #1 weekend destination in the country!
This comfortable, historic vacation rental home is ideally located 'on the hill,' just three blocks from downtown Saugatuck. The Red House offers 4 bedrooms (three queen bed rooms and a full+twin bunk bed) and 2 full baths (one upstairs, one down), plus comfortable living and dining room and an updated kitchen, in a quiet residential neighborhood. The kitchen is fully stocked with everything you need for cooking and dining. The Red House has played host for many memorable summer family vacations, girls' weekends, company retreats, and couples getaways, with many guests who return year after year.
A quick 5-minute drive gets you to the spectacular dunes and Oval Beach, voted one of the best in the country.
The Red House is the proud recipient of the Saugatuck Douglas Historical Society Heritage Preservation Award, and is safety-certified by the local fire department and City of Saugatuck. The Red House has been a dedicated seasonal rental home for 10+ years; you can be assured the house is fully stocked with everything you need to make your stay comfortable. Linens (sheets, blankets, bath towels) are provided along with 'extras' like dishwasher and laundry detergent and hand soaps, to make packing easier for you. Professional cleaning before each stay is included. The owners live a few blocks away, and are available if you need anything.
The house features: UPSTAIRS--Bedroom #1-queen bed + full bath; Bedroom #2-bunk bed with full mattress on bottom, twin (single) mattress on top.
DOWNSTAIRS: Bedroom #3-queen bed; Bedroom #4-queen bed; downstairs full bath. There are no other sleeping areas in the house.
The large yard features a kids' play area away from street with a rustic 'fort' and slide.
Keywords: Saugatuck vacation rental home, 4 bedroom, 2 full baths, walk to town, quiet neighborhood, large yard, near downtown, near beach.
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Member since: 2006
- 1400 sq. ft.
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Minimum Age Limit For Renters:
Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8
- Queen size bed in master bath upstairs, with attached full bath (tub & shower). Upstairs bunkbed room has a double (full) mattress on the bottom and twin on top. First floor has 2 bedrooms, each with one queen bed, and full (tub & shower) bathroom. Child Beds: We have a 'pack & play,' as well as a bedrail that can be used on any bed. ...moreless
Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms
- 2 full bathrooms, each with tub and shower
- Welcome to The Red House, a restored historic home just three blocks from downtown Saugatuck. Three Queen Beds, 1 Full + Twin Bunk Bed, as follows: Bedroom #1-second floor, Queen Bed + Bath, Bedroom #2- second floor, Bunk Bed with 1 full/1 single, Bedroom #3-first floor, Queen Bed, Bedroom #4-first floor, Queen Bed; Downstairs Full Bath. Linens (sheets, blankets, bath towels) provided. Kids' fort in yard, well away from the street. Cleaning included. We live 2 blocks away, let us know if there's anything we can do to make your stay more comfortable!...moreless
- Satellite / Cable:
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Live Theater
- Winery Tours
Local Services & Businesses
- Massage Therapist
- Paddle Boating
- Sight Seeing
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Basketball Court
- Cross Country Skiing
- Jet Skiing
- Mountain Biking
- Child's Highchair
- Dining Area
- Seating for 8 people
- Air Conditioning:
- Broadband Access:
- Clothes Dryer:
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided:
- Living Room:
- Coffee Maker
- Cooking Utensils
- Dishes & Utensils
- Ice Maker
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Apr 1 - May 25, 2017
2 night min stay
May 26 - May 30, 2017
3 night min stay
Jun 1 - Jun 22, 2017
4 night min stay
Jun 23 - Aug 17, 2017
7 night min stay
Changeover Day: Friday
Late Summer 2016
Aug 18 - Aug 31, 2017
5 night min stay
Sep 7 - Oct 5, 2017
2 night min stay
Columbus Day Weekend
Oct 6 - Oct 9, 2017
3 night min stay
Oct 10 - Dec 19, 2017
2 night min stay
Dec 20 - Jan 2, 2018
4 night min stay
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Refundable Damage Deposit $250
- Pet Fee $50 + tax
- Cleaning included! $0
- Tax Rate 6%
Owner's cancellation policy:
100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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Walk 3 blocks to charming downtown Saugatuck; walk, bike or drive to downtown Douglas (1.5 miles), drive 5 minutes to fabulous Oval Beach or Saugatuck Dunes State Park, 15 minutes to Holland or Fennville. The 'Art Coast of Michigan', Live Music, Nightlife. Parades, arts & craft fairs, and other festivals are scheduled throughout the summer. Gallery strolls. Check Saugatuck and Douglas websites for more information.
Year Purchased: 1992
About the owner: Hi, we're Andrew & Kate. We moved to Saugatuck in 1991, fell in love with the town, and have lived here full-time ever since. We bought the Red House in 1992 and lived there until 2006, spending the first five years on major renovations. When we moved (a few blocks away) in 2006 we couldn't give up the house, so now it's a vacation rental! We have one son, who attends the local high school.
Why the Owner Chose Saugatuck, MI, USA:
We've lived in Saugatuck full-time since 1991. We love the people here, the charming downtown, great shops and restaurants, and the breathtaking coastline. We enjoy boating, Oval Beach, music in the park, art galleries, special events, and just taking in everything Saugatuck has to offer. We often go a whole weekend without getting in a car, since we can walk or bike wherever we want to go. Saugatuck can be what you want it to be: relaxing, friendly, laid-back; a party town; a mecca for the arts; a nature-lover's paradise; and family-friendly.
The Unique Benefits at this House:
Renters tell us they love the convenient location (walk to town, but quiet) and the casual, comfortable feel of the house. A first-floor queen bed and full bath is ideal for folks who have trouble with stairs. Kids love the play area. (The house sits on an oversized lot back from the street, making it safer for little ones.) Pet owners appreciate being able to bring their dogs (with permission).
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Sunny, roomy queen size bedroom on first floor
Local art throughout the house, including the tile work above the stove
The Red House, Saugatuck vacation home rental, 3 blocks from downtown!
The Red House floorplan: a Saugatuck vacation rental with 4 bedrooms, 2 baths.
The dining room (with the popular map wall) is open to the kitchen.
A typical sunset from Oval Beach, a five-minute drive from The Red House
Full bath, with shower & tub, on first floor
Living room with couches, chairs, a 42' plasma TV, stereo, and lots of books.
Full bath, with shower & tub, on second floor (master bedroom)
Brick walkway to cozy back patio and kids' slide and 'fort' in the backyard.
The light-filled dining room and kitchen...plenty of room....
Walk to town from The Red House, a 4 bdrm/2 bath in a quiet part of Saugatuck.
This listing was first published here in 2006.
Date last modified - Thursday, February 23, 2017
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