Saugatuck is a beautiful small town nestled along the shore of Lake Michigan in Michigan’s lower peninsula just a short drive south from Holland, Michigan (12mi). Though it hosts a small population, the downtown area charm consistently draws visitors from near and far.
The city is known for its vibrant art scene, extensive harbor and marina, delicious restaurants, and beautiful scenery. People can visit over a dozen galleries or spend a day on Lake Michigan sailing or fishing. The town has a variety of eateries like Saugatuck Brewing, Phil’s Bar & Grille, and The Southerner each with their own unique style and menu. Those looking for an escape to nature can catch a ride at Saugatuck Dune Rides, hike up Mount Baldhead, explore Saugatuck Dunes State Park, or relax at Oval Beach.
Saugatuck has been recognized as one of the coolest towns in America according to Budget Travel Magazine. It’s a beautiful area to live, play, and explore.