Situated on the eastern shore of Lake Michigan, Saugatuck, Michigan, continues to attract visitors to its vacation paradise. The quaint downtown includes locally owned shops, pubs and cafés, plus art galleries filled with paintings, sculptures and ceramics. Outside of the downtown area you'll find a natural wonderland to explore.

Top vacation rentals in Saugatuck

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5.0
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8 guests · 3 bedrooms · 3 baths
Garden · Kitchen / Kitchenette · Air conditioner

Looking for the perfect place to call home during your trip to Saugatuck? This House offers a comfort and style with top-notch amenities, including Air conditioner, Dishwasher and Fireplace, and more.

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Fridge, microwave, oven, stovetop
5.0
Outstanding(233 Reviews)
Apartment
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Suite #2 (of 2) at Amazwi Gallery in Historic District with Water and Park Views
4 guests · 1 bedroom · 1 bath
Kitchen / Kitchenette · Air conditioner · Internet / Wifi

Experience the best of Saugatuck with this Apartment available for $217. This property is equipped with amenities including Air conditioner, Dishwasher and Internet / Wifi, and more.

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4.3
Excellent(450 Reviews)
Motel
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Starlite Resort
Pool · Pets allowed · Kitchen / Kitchenette

The best choice in Saugatuck for Motel, for $155 per night for your (business stay, family stay, couples stay, getaway vacation, etc.)

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4.3
Excellent(54 Reviews)
Bed and Breakfast
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Maplewood Hotel
Pool · Air conditioner · Internet / Wifi

Looking for a Bed and Breakfast in Saugatuck, this Bed and Breakfast for $161 per night for your business stay, family stay, couples stay, getaway vacation, on your next trip.

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Vacation rentals with air conditioning in Saugatuck

Beach umbrellas
5.0
Outstanding(186 Reviews)
House
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Saugatuck Modern Farmhouse - Walk everywhere!
16 guests · 6 bedrooms · 5 baths
Garden · Kitchen / Kitchenette · Air conditioner

Experience the best of Saugatuck with this House available for $871. This property is equipped with amenities including Air conditioner, Dishwasher and Fireplace, and more.

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Property grounds
4.8
Outstanding(230 Reviews)
Apartment
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Perfectly Located Bright Water Street Condo
3 guests · 1 bedroom · 1 bath
Garden · Pets allowed · Kitchen / Kitchenette

Business stays, family stays, couples stay, getaway vacation, and rental in Saugatuck at Perfectly Located Bright Water Street Condo for $336 for your next trip.

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4.9
Outstanding(214 Reviews)
Cottage
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Charming Cottage in Historical Dist with Beautiful Gardens-5 Minute Walk to Town
2 guests · 1 bath
Garden · Kitchen / Kitchenette · Air conditioner

Discover the beauty of Saugatuck with a stay at Charming Cottage in Historical Dist with Beautiful Gardens-5 Minute Walk to Town, a top rated Cottage with amenities such as Air conditioner, Internet / Wifi and Balcony / Patio, and more.

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3.4
Average(14 Reviews)
House
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Peterson Mill
Garden · Pets allowed · Kitchen / Kitchenette

Soak up the beauty of Saugatuck in our House, Peterson Mill. With a range of amenities such as Air conditioner, Internet / Wifi and Laundry, you'll feel right at home.

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Saugatuck travel guide

Let us help you plan your perfect Saugatuck vacation. Our travel guide highlights things to do, places to see, favorite vacation rental amenities in Saugatuck, and more.

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About Saugatuck

The beach, waterways and trails offer spectacular views of Lake Michigan and dunes in the background. Keep a camera with you while you venture out to discover Saugatuck.
  • Oval Beach: Oval Beach is the most popular of the six beaches in the area and is open all year. Lake lovers can take a dip in the freshwater of Lake Michigan, walk along a boardwalk, have a picnic or play in the sand.
  • Mount Baldhead: Mount Baldhead has a one-mile trail that loops around for hiking. A highlight is to climb 302 steps to reach the summit overlooking Lake Michigan.
  • Saugatuck Dunes State Park: The park stretches out over 13 miles with two-and-a-half miles of beach. The park's dunes are great for hiking and cross-country skiing.

What are the must-visit tourist attractions in Saugatuck, MI?

Saugatuck, Michigan is a popular tourist destination, and there are a variety of attractions to explore. Here are some of the must-visit attractions in Saugatuck:

  • Oval Beach
  • Kirk Park
  • Butler Street
  • Saugatuck Dunes State Park

Oval Beach is a beautiful beach with stunning views of Lake Michigan. Kirk Park is a great spot for a picnic, with plenty of space and a playground for kids. Butler Street offers a variety of shops and restaurants to explore. Finally, Saugatuck Dunes State Park is a great place for hiking, camping, and enjoying nature.

How can I get around in Saugatuck, MI?

You can get around Saugatuck, MI in the following ways:

  • By car
  • By foot
  • By bicycle

Additionally, you can rent a scooter or kayak to explore the town. There are even boat tours available for visitors.

Where can I find affordable accommodation in Saugatuck, MI?

Saugatuck, MI offers a variety of affordable accommodation options for travelers looking for a place to stay. Here are some of the many choices available:

  • The Fairland Motel & Suites
  • The Lake Bluff Inn & Suites
  • The Saugatuck Hotel & Suites
  • The Saugatuck Harbor Inn

Each of these offers comfortable, clean and affordable rooms, making them ideal spots to stay for travelers on a budget. All of the businesses offer full amenities and services to ensure travelers have a great stay in Saugatuck.

What is the culture like in Saugatuck, MI?

Saugatuck, Michigan is a vibrant and unique town with a culture that celebrates the outdoors and the arts. Located along the Lake Michigan shoreline, the area is known for its serene beauty and laid-back atmosphere. Here are five aspects that make up the culture of Saugatuck:

  • The Arts: Saugatuck is home to numerous galleries and art festivals that showcase the work of local and international artists.
  • Outdoor Activities: With its abundance of beaches, parks, and trails, Saugatuck is a paradise for outdoor enthusiasts.
  • Hospitality: The area is known for its friendly locals and welcoming atmosphere.
  • Food: Saugatuck features a wide variety of restaurants serving up fresh, local ingredients.
  • Entertainment: There are plenty of local pubs, wineries, and live music venues to explore in Saugatuck.

Is Saugatuck, MI safe to travel to?

Saugatuck, MI is a safe place to travel to, as long as visitors take the necessary precautions. Here are a few tips to stay safe in Saugatuck:

  • Keep an eye on your valuables, such as wallets, purses, and cameras.
  • Be aware of your surroundings and avoid any suspicious activity.
  • Make sure to lock your car doors and keep your windows rolled up.

What are the popular shopping destinations in Saugatuck, MI?

Saugatuck, MI is a popular shopping destination for those looking for unique and memorable items. Here are some of the popular shopping spots:

  • The Saugatuck Antique Mall
  • The Saugatuck Dune Rides Gift Shop
  • The Saugatuck Chain Ferry Gift Shop
  • The Saugatuck Brewing Company

Where is Saugatuck, MI?

Saugatuck, MI is a small city located on the coast of Lake Michigan, in the southwestern corner of the state. It is a popular tourist destination, known for its beautiful beaches, quaint downtown area, and abundance of outdoor activities. It is situated about 30 miles south of Grand Rapids, and about an hour and a half drive from Chicago.

What are the top things to do in Saugatuck, MI?

Saugatuck, MI is a great place to visit for a weekend getaway. There are plenty of activities to keep you busy, from outdoor adventures to shopping and dining. Here are some of the top things to do in Saugatuck:

  • Go hiking and camping at the Saugatuck Dunes State Park.
  • Take a boat tour of the Kalamazoo River.
  • Visit the Saugatuck Chain Ferry for a unique ride across the river.
  • Explore the shops and restaurants in downtown Saugatuck.

What do I need to know before visiting Saugatuck, MI?

Before visiting Saugatuck, MI, it is important to know the following:

  • The town offers plenty of outdoor activities, such as kayaking, on its beaches along Lake Michigan.
  • The Douglas Dunes State Park is a great spot for bird-watching and other outdoor activities.
  • The town is full of art galleries, boutique shops, and quaint restaurants.

It is also important to remember that beach access is quite limited, so it is important to plan ahead for activities and accommodations.

What is the price range for rentals in Saugatuck?

Vacation rentals in Saugatuck have a price range between $97-$2,183. The average price for rentals in Saugatuck is $394 per night.

What are the most popular vacation rental amenities in Saugatuck?

  • Air conditioner
  • Kitchen / Kitchenette
  • TV

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