Saugatuck / Douglas House Rental Photos and Description
Large Home with 2 King & 1 Queen Bedrooms + Queen Sofa-bed, 3 Baths, (Sleeps 8)
The Whitehouse Cottage is a beautiful, large Colonial style home located just a few short blocks from the downtown. The Whitehouse has a number of interesting architectural features, e.g. eyebrow window over the front door, 9 foot ceiling in living room, etc. The cottage has three large bedrooms, two with king beds and one with queen. There are three full bathrooms including a ground floor one with washer/dryer. The large living room has plenty of comfortable seating, a TV entertainment center, fireplace and a queen sized sofa-bed. The large kitchen and dining room is fully equipped with all appliances, cooking utensils and a dishwasher. There is also a game room off the kitchen. The cottage is air conditioned throughout even though it is almost always naturally cool because of the many shade trees surrounding the home. The house has a lovely large deck and yard with swing and firepit and sits far back from the street. This makes it an ideal place for yard games, children's play and family events and is very private and secluded. The large deck sits on the front of the house with a table, seating and a large gas grill. This is a perfect place for enjoying your time with family and friends. The cottage is only 1 1/2 blocks from the downtown business district and the River. There is also a beautiful nature preserve just 100 yards down the street. Take your coffee and make a morning walk on the nature trail that winds along the border of the wetland area. This area is full of wildlife and nature's beauty. The Cottage is a great place for families and groups of friends who are looking for a comfortable place to create many vacation memories
Keywords: Vacation Lodging, Summer Home, Summer Rental, Country Home, Architectural Accents, Abundant Parking, Short Walk to Downtown
- children welcome
- pets considered
- smoking allowed
About Janet Kemp
The owners of this cottage are orignally from the Farmington Michigan area where they had a home and owned a number of rental properties over the years. They are now retired and live in Saugatuck in their home on the river during the summer. During the winters they live and travel around Southern Florida and the Keys in their motor home and/or large power boat.
Why Janet Kemp chose Saugatuck / Douglas
The owners fell in love with the White House Cottage and bought it because it had alot of character and would make a very comfortable rental for people visiting Saugatuck. They have since done a major amount of remodeling and repairs to make the cottage a wonderful place for large families of groups to stay and enjoy Saugatuck.
What makes this house unique
This home is very large with lots of sleeping options and three full bathrooms one with washer/dryer. It is ideal for large families or groups of friends and those with pets. It has a large yard with deck, grill, fire pit and swing which make it an ideal place to congregate outside. It has an ideal location just a 1 1/2 from downtown shops and restaurants.
Guestbook comments from the manager
The Jackson family (3 generations) from Cincinnati, Ohio enjoyed the comfort and convenience of the White House Cottage on the second annual visit to this lovely town. The small bunnies, chipmunks, squirrels and birds visiting the yard were an added bonus.