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Lovely Beach

After Labor Day approached and the first chill occurred, I knew that summer was fleeting and I had... read more

Reviewed 5 January 2019
Tim H
Lansing, Michigan
Best beach around!

Get there early as the parking lot fills up and the beach is covered with sun loving families... read more

Reviewed 4 January 2019
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“lake michigan”(113 reviews)
Lake Michigan Beach, popular for its clear water and nice sand.
Perryman Street, Saugatuck, MI 49453
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Reviewed 5 January 2019

After Labor Day approached and the first chill occurred, I knew that summer was fleeting and I had to get to the beach just one final time. This mid-September there was a high 70s/low 80s day on the weekend and my wife, 2 year old,...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Tim H
Reviewed 4 January 2019

Get there early as the parking lot fills up and the beach is covered with sun loving families, couples, singles and everyone wanting to enjoy beautiful Lake Michigan on the perfect white sand beach. There is a concession stand and bathrooms. You must pay to...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank HookedonLV
Reviewed 1 January 2019

It's a busy beach, but there's a reason for that. The water, sand and beach grass are beautiful. There is a fee to enter the park (I think around $8-10).

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank LoveKalamazoo
Reviewed 6 November 2018

Abolutely gorgeous. The water is cool at best and usually cold, but the sand is soft the water is pretty and the dunes are fun. Lots of families. A gem.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Oliviababy2016
Reviewed 6 November 2018

Parking is close to the beach. The water is crystal clear and shallow for a long way out. My teenagers got bored fast because there weren't waves at all when we went. Not sure if it is like that all the time due to the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank MelissaT2949
Reviewed 21 October 2018

Stopped by to see the beach and Lake Michigan this weekend while staying at a B&B in the area. Simply amazing views. Reminds you have small we are. Nature simply at it's very best. Listening to the waves and the crisp, wonderful day with the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank wemjam
Reviewed 15 October 2018

The beach is kind of tucked away from the town but is clean with lots of nice sand. About 5 minutes from the town.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank dianeoh1950
Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

Unfortunately it was a cool and very rainy day on our visit. We sat in the car and watched someone paddle boarding which was very cool! The waves were incredible. The sand was clean and there appeared to be plenty of parking available. We did...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 255susies
Reviewed 25 September 2018 via mobile

Loved our time at oval beach. Easy access and nice parking lot (paved) The sand is clean and we saw to volunteer groups come through picking up debris to help keep it clean and enjoyable. There are washrooms and showers very close to the beach...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank vince c
Reviewed 22 September 2018 via mobile

Lake Michigan is beautiful and the rolling waves are so soothing and with the blue skies nothing better than to walk the beach

Date of experience: September 2018
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Kris G
15 January 2019|
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Response from jahendricker | Reviewed this property |
No, there is not. You need to supply your own. They do have a little concessions stand there now, but no beach rentals. There are a few places in town, I believe, that may rent those?
Bonnie M
12 August 2018|
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Response from Shel S | Reviewed this property |
Yes, shower stall also available.
10 August 2018|
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Response from HookedonLV | Reviewed this property |
Mill Pond Realty offers vacation rentals. Check out their website and view the vacation rentals. We have dealt with them and they are very friendly and extremely helpful. Best vacation rental agency in the area.