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Fabulous Log Cabin Getaway In Wooded Lake Setting

Bedrooms 4
Space 2,200 sq ft
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights


About the property

4 Bedroom, 3 Bath (SLEEPS 8); Steps From Lake Goshorn

Every day feels like Sunday! Be prepared to relax and enjoy wonderful Southwest Michigan at its best. The stone fireplace is a favorite in all seasons. Snuggle up and read, play a game or take a nap. If you must, the cozy finished basement is equipped with cable TV, game area and additional sleeping options.

We built this cabin eleven years ago and have loved sharing it with family and friends. It sits among a number of other cabins in an absolutely idyllic setting. Our cabin has a full length screened in porch overlooking a large private back yard. Afternoons drift into evenings without a thought or care in the world. Children while away endless hours collecting acorns, digging and immersing their childish fantasies.

Goshorn Lake has can be enjoyed on the private association owned sandy beach that rests at the bottom of our very own dune. We love to climb to the top, where you are rewarded with a wonderful vista leading over miles of sand dunes that end at the edge of Lake Michigan, and returning down to the serene surface of our private lake. This no-wake lake is only interrupted by the occasional swimmer, canoe or family of trumpet swans. There is also a community dock large enough for many to enjoy and take a dip into the warm summer waters. Bring a cocktail at sunset. Canoes and kayaks are welcome. You may bring your own or rent in town.

Hidden Dunes is only minutes from downtown Saugatuck; renowned for its endless charm and ambiance - perfect for lackadaisical coffee lovers. And I hope you like ice cream - options abound! Flip-Flops and sandals are welcomed at all galleries and eateries. The black and blue burger at Phil's is best. But, don't miss the old fashioned soda fountain hidden in the back of the drug store. We are located on the bike trail and town is easily reached by bike. Bring your own or rent in town.

Our favorite destination by far is a visit to Saugatuck Beach State Park. It is welcoming in all seasons; with Winter offering some of the most amazing sights. From the entrance, a 15 minute hike through a magical dune forest comes to a surprising end at the top of a dune overlooking miles of sandy beach.

This cabin is absolutely perfect for a multiple family getaway. Our genuine 3/4 round log cabin has full modern amenities to allow enjoyment in all seasons. The autumn colors are amazing; and winter has its own special treats to offer.


More Details

Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
April 17, 2018

About Owner

We reside in the Chicago land area and have enjoyed many visits with family and friends to our cabin since the day we bought it 10 years ago. I know you will have a great visit. We are happy to make you stay as comfortable as possible.

Owner purchased this cabin in 2007

Why Owner chose Saugatuck

Four bedrooms and three baths makes the perfect get away for groups of friends and family. The surrounding area with beaches, bike paths, boutiques and brew pubs have something to offer for everyone.


Saugatuck Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2200 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM / Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Lake
  • Lakefront ...
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Three bedrooms with queen beds (One on the ground level), one bedroom with two twin beds, and a daybed (on basement level).
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Library
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing


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Fabulous Log Cabin Getaway In Wooded Lake Setting
average rating of 4.952381 based on 21 reviews

Cozy Log Home

  • 5 of 5

Wonderful stay at this cozy log home!!! We had a wonderful time and hope to return soon. Home was clean and well equipped. Plenty of room for eight adults! There are many things to do and many brochures were available at this home if you felt like doing something new! Loved this rental😊?

  • Submitted: Sep 21, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Germantown Hills, Illinois

Perfect Family Retreat

  • 5 of 5

We loved the "College Fund" cabin for our recent family vacation. Our adult children, their spouses and grandson really enjoyed the space and all the amenities provided. We had everything we needed! We explored the small lake nearby and our 3 year old grandson got to fish for the first time! We also enjoyed going to Lake Michigan just a short drive away. We tried out three different beaches but liked Oval Beach (in spite of the $10 per vehicle fee) the best! The dining table was perfect our meals and playing games in the evening. The gas grill worked perfectly, and we even used the fire pit for a wiener roast! We hope to rent this lovely home again and would recommend it to our friends!

  • Submitted: Jun 28, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: I am so glad you enjoyed your stay! It is our little piece of heaven and we are thrilled when others enjoy it too! Thank you for your review!
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Pickerington, OH

Wonderful Week in Saugatuck!

  • 5 of 5

My family thoroughly enjoyed our week in Saugatuck. It was our first time to the area, and what a charming spot it is! Our cabin was spacious, clean, and had everything we needed. The area was quiet, but conveniently located to shopping, restaurants, and all the sights we wanted to see. The weather was fantastic, too! Thanks for a great vacation!

  • Submitted: Jul 4, 2016
  • Stayed: June 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so glad you enjoyed your stay! It is truly our "happy place" and we're glad we can share it!
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Great get away

  • 4 of 5

This property was really very lovely. We met up there for my mother's retirement celebration. The accomodations were adequate for 8 of us. We put the teenagers in the basement where they enjoyed their own private space with a fire place and full bath. Loved the front and back porches! The beds upstairs were unfortunately not very comfortable and as the guest book reads the first floor bedroom is very noisy from upstairs movement and toilet flushing. These were the only draw backs from this well-maintained, well-supplied, well-located, well-priced property. The only other thing I would comment on would be the "beach" which wasn't really a beach you could do anything with. Goshorn Lake is not to be swam in (quite dirty) and the "beach" is super small. However, a kayak looked like it could be fun. There is no access anywhere else around the lake as everything else was private. That said it was a shortish drive to Lake Michigan where we enjoyed Oval Beach. Very nice.

  • Submitted: Jun 28, 2016
  • Stayed: June 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great cabin!

  • 5 of 5

We truly enjoyed the cabin on the lake. Even though the weather was not as warm or as dry as we would have liked, we were cozy inside. Beds were comfortable, kitchen well equipped, and the cabin made for a great site for our family vacation. The owner was very helpful in answering our pre-trip questions. Shopping and eating in Saugatuck were superb! Thanks for sharing your home with us!

  • Submitted: Jun 28, 2015
  • Stayed: June 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great Birthday Weekend!

  • 5 of 5

Stayed at "College Fund" cabin celebrating my husband's birthday. The seven of us spent a weekend relaxing, eating, and talking in front of the fireplace. Everything was clean, comfortable and close to downtown, shops, waterfront and restaurants. Would definitely stay again!

Alicia (Ypsilanti,MI)

  • Submitted: Nov 9, 2014
  • Stayed: November 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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Car: recommended

SAUGATUCK is renowned for endless charm and ambiance. Boutique shopping and ice cream parlors abound. Plan a trip to Crane's Orchard for the best blueberry pie in the world! This is a wonderful place to unwind at the end of long day or week.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $250
cleaning fee $110
Tax Rate 6.0%

Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice.

Please note we have a limit of 8 persons per rental period. We unfortunately cannot take pets per our association rules.Our cabin features four bedrooms, with 3 queen beds and two twin beds. We have three full baths and full kitchen amenities.

We are located in a cabin community just 1.25 miles from downtown Saugatuck.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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