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ALLEGAN ACRES: LUXURY 4-SEASON HOME: POOL,OUTDOOR HOT TUB,FIREPLACE,FIRE PIT

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Advertiser since: 2009
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Sleeps18
Bedrooms 6
Bathrooms3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights
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Speaks: english
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Response rate:
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Calendar last updated:
December 17, 2014
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ALLEGAN ACRES: LUXURY 4-SEASON HOME: POOL,OUTDOOR HOT TUB,FIREPLACE,FIRE PIT

Sleeps18
Bedrooms 6
Bathrooms3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

Overview

Saugatuck / Douglas House Rental Photos and Description

House, 6 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 3 Full Baths, (Sleeps 18)

WELCOME TO ALLEGAN ACRES.

THE HOUSE:

You will find that this property offers every amenity one could desire from a vacation rental, and much more. New to the rental market in 2009, this gorgeous 4,000 square foot house has just been tastefully re-decorated with an eclectic blend of antiques and modern furniture. The house has been freshly painted and hardwood floors throughout the home have been refinished. There is central A/C throughout, and dimmers on almost every light switch. An entertainer's dream, ALLEGAN ACRES boasts 3 fireplaces, a library with marble surround fireplace & filled with books, state-of-the-art surround sound stereo system with speakers throughout the interior & exterior of the home and wireless or cable i-pod connection, high speed wireless internet, DISH satellite TV, and 4 TV's with DVD's & DVR's, including 1 large flat screen in the great room/living room. You will find the finished basement to be a gaming paradise which features a pool & ping pong table, darts, game table, stereo speakers, TV, and bar. Careful attention has been paid to every detail to anticipate your basic needs and decadent desires. Even sanitized Crocs are provided for your enjoyment.

THE OUTDOOR SPACE:

On the nearly 3-acre, beautifully landscaped property, you can choose from taking a dip in the large in-ground heated swimming pool, soaking in the six-person hot tub, lounging around the pool deck, grilling out on our gas weber grill and dining al fresco under the pergola - all within the privacy of the 6-foot cedar fence. There are plenty of pool chairs, traditional and 'zero-gravity' loungers, and a new outdoor sectional sofa, with coffee table. Beyond the fence, an additional acre of trees and lawn includes a large gravel fire pit with adirondack chairs for bonfires. You can also enjoys a variety of activities provided by us including: badminton, volleyball, bocce ball, and other outdoor activities, or just take a nap amidst the trees, in one of the hammocks.

THE BEDROOMS:

The MASTER SUITE, located on the ground floor, sleeps 2 on its king bed with mattress heater. It has a beautiful pool/backyard view, and french doors leading out to the patio. There is also a large in-suite master bath with walk-in shower, large jacuzzi bathtub, and marble vanity. The room has a very large walk-in closet, ceiling fan, and is furnished with 2 bedside tables with reading lamps.

The LIBRARY BEDROOM, located on the ground floor, sleeps 2 on its queen leather sleep sofa. It has a view of the front yard, gorgeous custom mahogany bookshelves and molding/trim, it's own french doors with privacy blinds, a closet, writing desk & chair, large upholstered reading chair, desk, marble surround fireplace (non-functional), and queen leather sofa sleeper.

The NORTH UPSTAIRS BEDROOM sleeps 2 on its bed with queen mattress and heated mattress pad. It is equipped with remote controlled ceiling fans and lighting, large closets, bedside tables with reading lamps, sitting chairs, beautiful large antique trunk. There is also an additional large closet/room with its own door which includes a reading light and small wood crib ideal for 1 infant.

The UPSTAIRS BUNK BED ROOM sleeps 2 on its 2 twin mattresses (bunk bed) with mattress heaters, fan, bedside table, closet, and reading light.

The SOUTH UPSTAIRS BEDROOM sleeps 2, and is similar to the north upstairs bedroom. It has all of the same features, with the exception of the additional closet with crib, but is a bit larger.

The BASEMENT BEDROOM sleeps 4 on its 2 twin mattresses (bunk bed) and a separate bed with a queen mattress, all with mattress heaters. It also features a fan, bedside table, closet, reading light, and it's own working pedestal sink.

The OTHER SLEEPING AREAS include a queen sleeper sofa in the front room located on the first floor of the house, and a queen sleeper sofa located in the main basement area.

THE 3 BATHROOMS:

The MASTER BATH, described above, is part if the master suite. There is also a powder room on the ground floor, which features a walk-in shower. There is also a large bathroom upstairs with a shower/tub and large tiled vanity.

THE KITCHEN & DINING:

The new, spacious, modern, fully-equipped kitchen (including granite counter tops, stainless steel appliances, and professional range & oven) will make cooking and entertaining a pleasure. Dining options include seating for 6 in the formal dining room, seating for up to 12 at the harvest table (handcrafted from reclaimed barn wood) in the eat-in kitchen/great room, seating for 10 at the hardwood table under the outdoor pergola, or casual dining for 6 (with umbrella) on the pool deck, or at the at one of the many bistro tables around the pool deck, or at the picnic table on the lawn.

THE OTHER FEATURES:

Other features include a 2 car garage, mud room, and laundry room with a full-sized washer & dryer.

THE ART COAST OF MICHIGAN:

Allegan county includes the towns of Saugatuck, Douglas, and Fennville – a community often referred to as the 'Art Coast of Michigan' because of its thriving arts scene including galleries, antique shops, studios, museums, and live theater. Just 10-15 minutes from downtown Saugatuck, Douglas, & the Lake Michigan beaches, ALLEGAN ACRES is a peaceful, rural retreat, within walking distance to the up-and-coming downtown area of Fennville.

We are located in a quiet, rural area, but walking distance to downtown Fennville, which includes a grocery store and restaurants.

We are also 5 minutes from several great attractions:

1. FennValley Winery & Vineyard tours and tastings

2. Crane's U-Pick Orchards

3. Virtue Cider Tasting Room & Orchards

4. Antiques shopping

5. Fresh farm stands

ALLEGAN ACRES is the perfect choice for family vacations/reunions, and gatherings of friends. Our goal is simple: we want you to have such a great vacation experience at ALLEGAN ACRES, that you will want to tell others and return again & again.

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Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • alternative lifestyle
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible
Owner
Advertiser since: 2009
Call Owner
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Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
December 17, 2014

Why HomeAway

Sleeps18
Bedrooms 6
Bathrooms3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights
Book with confidence
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Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees
Add vacation protection services to your booking
Three services to protect your trip:
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Reviews

4.9
based on 14 traveler reviews

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ALLEGAN ACRES: Luxury 4-Season Home: Pool,Outdoor Hot Tub,Fireplace,Fire Pit
average rating of 4.928571 based on 14 reviews
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ALLEGAN ACRES: Luxury 4-Season Home: Pool,Outdoor Hot Tub,Fireplace,Fire Pit
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p220605vb
-(773) 307-6364 (Illinois, USA)
Saugatuck / Douglas Southwest Michigan
5

incredible hidden gem

  • 5 of 5
absolutely incredible...... huge house..... located in wine country walking distance from Fennville with everything you need for everyday life (grocery store, post office, pharmacy, gas station, and restaurant including Salt of the Earth)....... and only a 10 minute drive to Lake Michigan and downtown Saugatuck/Douglas. the house has everything one could want to spend a really relaxing while active vacation....... lawn games, huge swimming pool with all the pool equipment you can think of, numerous outdoor chairs, tables, umbrellas....... a great outdoor living room as well as a dining room table for 8 and a grill. Inside the same, wonderful kitchen + eat-in area and family room open space with a fireplace....... in addition to a great master suite...... a library, dining room and living room...... the owner is even providing crocs of all sizes to use outside when going to the hot tub...... and I have not even mentioned the fire pit with plenty of Adirondack chairs for an evening around the fire and smore's...... the basement with a pool table and pingpong table..... the upstairs with 3 great bedrooms and a bathroom..... and even a laundry room with detergent provided...... I cannot compliment enough Jayne who takes care of the house and was available to answer all of our questions as well as the owner Rick....... I really hope to be back next year as we had a wonderful time.
  • Submitted: Aug 17, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
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ALLEGAN ACRES: Luxury 4-Season Home: Pool,Outdoor Hot Tub,Fireplace,Fire Pit
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p220605vb
-(773) 307-6364 (Illinois, USA)
Saugatuck / Douglas Southwest Michigan
5

Spacious and Comfortable

  • 5 of 5
We spent 5 nights at Allegan Acres for a family reunion. The house is very large with many rooms, so if you are travelling with a number of people there is always a place for everybody. The open plan kitchen, dining and living room provided a great place each evening and breakfast for the family to get together. The kitchen was well supplied and the handy dishwasher made cleaning up easy. The laundry has a large capacity washer and separate dryer including wash liquid which was very handy. There are a range of bedrooms to choose from including pull out sofa beds. The swimming pool area was a great place for the kids to play, the pool was too cold BUT they thoroughly enjoyed the hot tub. There is also a gas BBQ that made for great evening meals. All in all the house is well equipped and we enjoyed our stay very much. Just a short drive away in Fennville town you can find a great pizeria and a superb restaurant called salt of the earth where they make all their dishes from scratch. Another great place to have lunch or buy a great home made fruit pie is Cranes Pie shop. Time went quick, we wished we could have stayed longer.
  • Submitted: May 31, 2014
  • Stayed: May 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
business
ALLEGAN ACRES: Luxury 4-Season Home: Pool,Outdoor Hot Tub,Fireplace,Fire Pit
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p220605vb
-(773) 307-6364 (Illinois, USA)
Saugatuck / Douglas Southwest Michigan
Dorr, MI
5

Holiday Party

  • 5 of 5
This is the second year in a row we rented this house for our holiday getaway weekend. The layout of this house is excellent for a large group of people. Very comfortable for large group and feels like a home away from home. Fully stocked kitchen, but could use a little maintenance, it was hard to find glasses without stains. However, lots of dishes, bowls, and pots/pans to feed a large group. House is very clean and well maintained, except for a few dishes that didn't seem clean.
  • Submitted: Jan 15, 2014
  • Stayed: Jan 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers
business
ALLEGAN ACRES: Luxury 4-Season Home: Pool,Outdoor Hot Tub,Fireplace,Fire Pit
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p220605vb
-(773) 307-6364 (Illinois, USA)
Saugatuck / Douglas Southwest Michigan
5

THE place to stay in SW Michigan!

  • 5 of 5
Spectacular barely describes this home and all its amenities! The listing photos cannot begin to capture all this home has to offer - you have to see it for yourself. My only regret was that we only stayed 2 nights. This house wowed us from the street and just kept getting better and better. The kitchen was fully stocked with every imaginable utensil and culinary tool. The decor had an earthy feel to it while not looking dated. The grounds (3 acres) offered room to roam with fire pit, tree swing, hammock and space for us to play. But my favorite part had to be the fenced in back yard where we sat for morning coffee near the pool and hot tub. Afternoons/evenings the heated pool provided fun and relaxation. At night a book by the fire pit while roasting marshmallows finished a perfect day. They even supplied us with a garage door opener so if felt like we were pulling into our own home instead of a rental. Don't make the same mistake we did - if you travel to SW Michigan, stay at Allegan Acres for AT LEAST a week if you can. The area has plenty to offer and the home will feel like your own!
  • Submitted: Sep 30, 2013
  • Stayed: Sep 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Pet-friendly, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
business
ALLEGAN ACRES: Luxury 4-Season Home: Pool,Outdoor Hot Tub,Fireplace,Fire Pit
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p220605vb
-(773) 307-6364 (Illinois, USA)
Saugatuck / Douglas Southwest Michigan
4

Great home and outdoor area

  • 4 of 5
Loved the home and all it had to offer; however, the upstairs bedrooms were very hot and uncomfortable as the air conditioning did not cool them.
  • Submitted: Jul 24, 2013
  • Stayed: Jul 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: I take great pride in providing a rental home that is comfortable and enjoyable in every aspect, and the positive feedback and reviews that I receive are consistent with that fact. In the four years that I have been renting this house, I can't recall any other complaints about the temperature of the house. I have personally stayed at the house with my family during some extremely hot summer weather, and we have always been comfortable. That said, the temperatures did reach into the upper 90's during this renter's stay, and heat does rise so that the upstairs will be warmer than the lower floors. To help make renters more comfortable, most bedrooms have ceiling fans and there are other portable fans available throughout the house. For extra warmth in the winter months, most beds have heated mattress pads. I have had the air conditioning inspected by an HVAC company and they have determined that everything is working fine.
business
ALLEGAN ACRES: Luxury 4-Season Home: Pool,Outdoor Hot Tub,Fireplace,Fire Pit
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p220605vb
-(773) 307-6364 (Illinois, USA)
Saugatuck / Douglas Southwest Michigan
5

Amazing house!

  • 5 of 5
We had absolutely fabulous time at ALLEGAN ACRES! And this is the best house we're ever been, very clean, organized, beautiful desing and the best thing we found everything we possibly need. We definitly would love to come back again! Thank you very much!
  • Submitted: Jan 22, 2013
  • Stayed: Jan 2013
  • Source: HomeAway

Map

Nearest Airport
15 Miles
holland, michigan
Nearest Train
15 Miles
holland, michigan
Nearest Motorway
6 Miles
m89/fennville exit & 196/31
Nearest Restaurant
0.5 Miles
Salt of The Earth - downtown Fennville
Nearest Beach
8 Miles
Pier Cove Park - 8 minute drive, public parking
Car: necessary

We are located 5 minutes from 3 great attractions:

1. FennValley Winery & Vineyard tours and tastings

2. Crane's U-Pick Orchards

3. Virtue Cider Tasting Room & Orchards

Games on property include pool volleyball & lawn volleyball & badminton & bocce ball & bean bag toss & darts, located nearby many art galleries, fine dining, family dining, great shopping, antiquing, dune buggy rides, golfing, sailing, boating, live theater/music, waterfront film festival in june, goose festival in october, autumn foliage color tours, hands-on art barn (mosaics, ceramics, fused glass jewelry making for all ages), state/local hiking trails/parks & beaches (Mt. Baldhead, Oval Beach, Douglas Beach, Saugatuck Dunes State Park, West Side Park), bowling, fishing and beautiful walks along the Lake Michigan beachfront or Lake Shore Drive.

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Rates & Availability

From $450 Per night

Saugatuck / Douglas House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
Per property
Rental rates quoted in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
WINTER
Nov 4 2014 - May 21 2015
2 night minimum stay
$450
$2,025
 
 
SPRING
May 22 2015 - Jun 13 2015
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$5,000
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $1,000
Pet Fee $200 + Tax
Cleaning Fee $150 + Tax
Tax Rate 6.0%
Notes 50% OFF ALL NIGHTS AFTER 3rd NIGHT IN AUTUMN

50% OFF ALL NIGHTS AFTER 2ND NIGHT IN WINTER

MEMORIAL & LABOR DAY RATES: Contact owner
THNKSGIVING, XMAS, NYE: $2500 MIN. FOR UP TO 4 NIGHTS OR $3,175/WEEK.

Reservations are put on hold for 7 days upon request . Reservations are confirmed when a 50% deposit is received. Payment in full (including security deposit) is due 60 days prior to check-in.

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Amenities

Saugatuck / Douglas House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Forms of Payment:
  • accept credit card
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 4000 sq. ft.
  • 2 stories
Location Type:
  • Rural ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access ...
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Filtered Water
  • Fireplace
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking
  • Sofa Bed
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Wood Fireplace
Kitchen:
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Mini Refrigerator
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 18 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • MASTER BATH - toilet , shower , jetted tub , marble vanity
    UPSTAIRS BATH - toilet , combination tub/shower , large tiled vanity
    POWDER ROOM WITH SHOWER - toilet , shower , ground floor
Bedrooms:
  • 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 18
  • UPSTAIRS BUNK BED ROOM - 1 bunk bed , 2 twin mattresses, sleeps 2
    SOUTH UPSTAIRS BEDROOM - 2 queen , sleeps 2
    NORTH UPSTAIRS BEDROOM - 1 queen , 1 baby crib , sleeps 2, plus 1 infant
    BASEMENT BEDROOM - 1 queen , 1 bunk bed , queen bed & 2 twin (bunk bed), sleeps 4, plus a sink
    FRONT ROOM QUEEN SLEEPER SOFA - 1 sleep sofa /futon , ground floor, 1 queen sleeper sofa, sleeps 2
    BASEMENT QUEEN SLEEPER SOFA - 1 sleep sofa /futon , queen sleeper sofa, sleeps 2
    MASTER SUITE - 1 king , ground floor, with in-suite master bath, sleeps 2
    LIBRARY BEDROOM - 1 sleep sofa /futon , ground floor,queen sleep sofa,closet,door w/privacy blinds
  • King size Beds (1), Queen size Beds (3), Baby Cribs (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (3), Bunk Beds (2)
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • VCR
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Large Cooler
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Raft
  • Small Cooler
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • alternative lifestyle
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered ...
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Indoor Hot Tub
  • Jacuzzi
  • Outdoor Hot Tub
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool
  • Spa Whirlpool
  • Whirlpool
  • Whirlpool
  • jetted tub
Onsite Services:
  • Car Optional
  • Massage
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • hunting big game
  • hunting small game
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
pool and patio furniture including loungers, tables, chairs, and outdoor sectional sofa, brand new mattresses and premium high thread-count linens & towels & bathrobes, remote controlled ceiling fans and heated mattress pads in all bedrooms, 1 bedroom features separate but attached baby room with crib, state of the art stereo system set up for wireless or cable i-pod connection & includes surround sound & speakers throughout house & basement & outside, 4 TV's/DVD's/DVR's, 2 wood fireplaces & 1 electric, kitchen fully equipped with every imaginable appliance & gadget & flatware & stemware (including wine, champagne, & martini), picnic table, outdoor dining table under pergola, 1 large gravel fire pit with 8 adirondack chairs, hammocks, outdoor games

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