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Quaint Cottage in Downtown Saugatuck

Bedrooms 3
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 1 - 3 nights


About the property

Resort Cottage - 'The Swallow' - 3 BR

The Swallow cottage is part of historic Bird Center Resort that has been catering to vacationers for 100 years and was fully renovated in 2005. This beautiful 3-bedroom, 2-bath cottage has all of the amenities for a wonderful vacation that will keep you coming back. One block from the SCA theater. The master bedroom has has a King size bed. The second bedroom also has a King size bed. The third bedroom has two twin beds. Roll away available to sleep a total of 7. Dine and relax in the beautiful screened porch added in 2012, or enjoy the outdoor hot tub. Only 5 minutes to any beach in the area, and walking distance to downtown for all the fun, shopping, and fantastic dining you expect from Saugatuck. The cottage is pet-friendly (with a $75 pet fee).

Amenities: Hot tub, wireless Internet access, full kitchen, washer and dryer, all linens, gas grill, patio and patio furniture, cable TV, pets allowed.

More Details

Property Manager
Member since: 2006
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
July 21, 2017


Saugatuck Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Optional
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Downtown
  • Resort
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , King bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king , 1 baby crib , King bed
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single , Two twins
  • Bedroom 1 and a bath are on one side of the cottage. Bedroom 2 & 3 and another bath, with tub, are on the other side of the cottage. Bedroom 2 has a portable crib available.
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Beach Towels
  • Deck Furniture
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Porch Furniture
  • Screen Porch / Veranda
  • Groups
  • Singles
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
  • Outdoor Hot Tub
  • autumn foliage
  • coin laundry
  • live theater
  • marina
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing


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(4 traveler reviews)

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Quaint Cottage in Downtown Saugatuck
average rating of 5.0 based on 4 reviews

Family vacation for one week

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I were here with our three teenage daughters. There was plenty of room for all of us. The beds are comfortable. The girls loved the hot tub. The kitchen and dining room was perfect for making meals and enjoying time together. We spent a lot of time on the porch reading. Very enjoyable. Only downside is the wifi... Very spotty if you are not in the immediate area of the router.

  • Submitted: Jul 9, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Bolingbrook Illinois

Great Get-Away!

  • 5 of 5

We stayed for 5 nights in July 2013 with our teen children. The 4 of us LOVED this house and the town. It was a seven minute walk to the coffee shop downtown, and a ten minute drive to Oval Beach. The beach was the best I have ever been to. The house had everything from plates and silverware to corkscrews and cutting boards. The appliances were new, house was clean and we enjoyed the hot tub and screened in porch. The staff was responsive and touched base with us to make sure everything was perfect -- it was, we will be back!

  • Submitted: Jul 22, 2013
  • Stayed: Jul 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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3 0
Plainfield, Illinois

Short family vacation

  • 5 of 5

We had a last minute family getaway and stayed at the cottage. Quaint cottages were very helpful and friendly, and we were able to stay without much prior notice. The house was very clean and nicely decorated. We had plenty of space for our family of 6 with extra room with the porch and outdoor picnic table. We were able to use the grill and hot tub and could easily walk to local restaurants. Oval beach and the Saugatuck dunes were great! We rent through vrbo frequently, and this is the second rental through quaint cottages. They have been great to rent from.

  • Submitted: Jun 26, 2013
  • Stayed: Jun 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Indianapolis, IN

Wonderful After Christmas Experience

  • 5 of 5

We stayed here for a long weekend right after Christmas. What a wonderful location and home! The home is layed out perfectly for a group of couples such as ours, and I'm certain it would be great for a family as well. The kitchen is very well stocked with plates, glasses and small appliances. Only small complaint was the front screened/glassed in porch had a very pungent smoke smell. I assume other renters or the owner use this for smoking in the winter. Would definitely book again!

  • Submitted: Jan 6, 2009
  • Stayed: Dec 2008
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
45 Miles
Gerald R Ford International
Nearest Ferry
50 Miles
Lake Express - Muskegon, MI
Nearest Train
15 Miles
Holland Amtrak Station
Nearest Motorway
3 Miles
I-96 and Blue Star Highway
Nearest Beach
2 Miles
Car: not necessary

Saugatuck and Douglas are located on the shores of Lake Michigan and the Kalamazoo River. The area offers an abundance of activities including world-class beaches, boating, antiquing, golf, live theater, nightclubs, great restaurants, and a huge variety of art galleries and artists.


Rates & Availability

Saugatuck Cottage Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
May 29 2017 - Aug 31 2017
3 night minimum stay
Labor day weekend
Sep 1 2017 - Sep 3 2017
3 night minimum stay
Sep 4 2017 - Sep 30 2017
1 night minimum stay
Oct 1 2017 - Oct 31 2017
1 night minimum stay
Nov 1 2017 - Dec 28 2017
1 night minimum stay
New Years
Dec 29 2017 - Dec 31 2017
3 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
1 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $75 + Tax
Cleaning $100 + Tax
Tax Rate 8.0%

2 day min on weekends

**$75 per pet cleaning fee applies IF your pet stays with you in The Swallow**

Manager's Cancellation Policy

Canceled bookings will not receive a refund

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