New listing, Brand NEW house! This beautiful home was completed in 2017 by one of Saugatuck's premier home builders. This home has everything for the perfect Lake Michigan/Saugatuck retreat. With partial views of lake Michigan and lake Michigan access across the street (shared by only 3 other properties) you can enjoy the beach during the day or catch all the sunsets over the water in the evening. This home is equipped with a gourmet kitchen should you chose to prepare meals in the home or is only minutes away from Saugatuck/Douglas to dine or be entertained at one of many of the lakeshore best and infamous restaurants. After the sun goes down come home to enjoy the wood burning fireplace, or just relax and watch a movie on the large screen TV. The master suite is equipped with a king bed and an ensuite bathroom with a shower and a TV. The second bedroom has a queen bed. The 3rd has a bunk bed with a full on the bottom and a full on the top. The loft area which has great views also has a TV, a desk area, and a pull out full bed size couch. This brings the capacity of this cottage to a max of 8-10 guests. (*please note that lake Michigan water levels do fluctuate. The current picture were taken spring 2017 with high water levels, there are 66 steps to the beach) By renting this cottage you are agreeing to the contract and rules below. You will also be asked to agree electronically. CONTRACT: Rental Rules: 1.) No smoking. All of our rentals are non-smoking. By signing this contract, you are stating that you will not smoke in our vacation rentals. 2.) You and your guests are using our home at your own risk. We nor the owner of the property will be held responsible for any injuries that occur at the vacation rental or for any lost or stolen items. Any boats (if available) used on the property require life jackets be worn and are used at your own risk. 3.) No boats or trailers are to be parked at our rental properties. Tents of any kind are not allowed. Arrangements for trailers need to be made. There is adequate room to park 4 cars. Parking on the street is prohibited. 4.) Do not move the furniture. 5.) Each cottage has a maximum number of guests that is listed on this contract you must verify that it is correct. That number is not to be exceeded - this includes children and adults. For fire safety, we are required to limit the number in each home. If additional people are found to be staying at the cottage the entire group will be asked to vacate with no refund. Inflatable mattresses or alternative sleeping other than pack n plays or cribs are not allowed. Tents are also not allowed on the property. 6.) Pets are not permitted. If a pet is on the property then there will be a $150 fee and it will be required that the owner board the pet immediately. 7.) Damages are to be reported during your stay. If we find damage after you vacate, you authorize the charge to your credit card for replacement or repair or provide another credit card number, pay by cash or check. Damages reported upon arrival will not be guests' responsibility. 8.) Cleaners will come to the cottage after you have departed - they will not visit to clean, change linens, or replace towels during your stay. Please contact the office should you need assistance during your stay regarding any cleaning items. 9.) Grills are to be cleaned after each use. 10.) Quiet time is after 11pm nightly. We do not tolerate loud groups and college like parties anytime of the day or night. 11.) You are at least 25 years old and will be able to verify with valid identification during your stay if needed. 12.) Weddings and formal events are NOT permitted on our properties, if there is found to be a formal event on the property the entire group will be asked to vacate the property with a no refund. It is acceptable to have a visitors during the day hours but that number can not be more than double the maximum occupancy of the cottage. 13.) Beach towels are NOT provided. You will need to bring them. Do not use bath towels at the beach or extra charges will be added to your stay. 14.) Due to continually change of Lake Michigan water levels be extra careful on the beach stairs. Although we do the best to maintain the stairs please assist small children and others that may need help as there may be gaps due to the ever changing erosion of lake Michigan. Quaint cottages nor homeowner will be not be responsible for any accidents related to the stairs. 15.) There may be wood for the fire pit that you are welcome to use but it is not provided. You can get firewood at most all local gas stations and stores. Please respect the scheduled check-out time so our cleaning staff has ample time to prepare the cottage for its next guests. Also please follow the departure instructions or extra cleaning fees will apply. 1.) Remove all garbage to outside trash Bin located next to the house. Please put all recyclables in a yellow bag and place directly in the trash bin. If no yellow bag is available please put recyclables in a trash bag and directly in trash bin. Trash bin to be put by road on Thursday night for Friday pickup. 2.) Empty the refrigerator and freezer of all items. 3.) Load and run dishwasher or clean all other dishes. 4.) Strip the sheets and pillow cases from all the beds slept in and put at the foot of the bed. 5.) Turn off lights, turn thermostat to 65 degrees in winter and 78 degrees in summer months. 7.) Close and lock all outside doors and windows including front door. You will need to exit the side door in which you came during check in and lock door behind you. Please make sure you have all your belongings upon departure.