Saugatuck / Douglas House Rental Photos and Description
House, 6 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 3 Full Baths, (Sleeps 18)
WELCOME TO ALLEGAN ACRES.
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 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 is furnished with antique armoire, 2 bedside table with reading lamps, and a beautiful antique wooden bench and stool.
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.
- Long-term Renters Welcome
- wheelchair accessible
- suitable for elderly or infirm
- non smoking only
- alternative lifestyle
- Minimum Age Limit for Renters
- children welcome
- pets considered