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Poolside: Tucked in the trees with a private swimming pool & hot tub only a short drive to downtown or the beach

  8 guests
  3 bedrooms
  3 full bathrooms
  Has Pool
  1450 sq. ft.

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Property Features

Sleeping Arrangement

Bedroom 1
1 King
Bedroom 2
2 Twins
Bedroom 3
1 Twin, 1 Trundle Bed
Common Space
1 Sofa Bed



Tucked in the trees in Saugatuck Township, Poolside is the perfect backdrop for making memories with your loved ones.

During the summer, the private swimming pool is truly a treat and a great way to cool off from the summer sun. Around the pool is a fabulous deck with outdoor furniture. Enjoy a meal poolside in the sunshine or just relax and soak in a good book. The private hot tub is open year-round for your enjoyment. 

Inside Poolside the main level will welcome you with a multitude of places to have a chat, play a game, sip on your morning coffee, or just wind down.

The open living space has a flat-screen TV with basic cable channels and the adjacent formal dining area is perfect for meals at home. From the dining area, you could go one of two ways, out the French doors to the beautiful sun porch overlooking the pool or journey into the kitchen. The kitchen has all the basics you might need to whip up a delicious meal and a casual dining nook for 4. Also on the main level is a full bathroom with a walk-in shower.

Travel upstairs where you'll find two spacious bedrooms and a full bathroom with a shower tub combo.

The pool house is a great respite with extra space. An open room studio is complete with a daybed and trundle. Flat screen SmartTV. The attached bathroom is gorgeous with a custom tiled shower. 

Poolside is located just a 5-minute drive from downtown Douglas and a 7-minute drive from downtown Saugatuck. Shopping, fine and casual dining, coffee shops, parks, and more await you in the heart of town. If you'd prefer the sand between your toes, Lake Michigan is accessible via the West Side County Park, Douglas Beach, Oval Beach, or Saugatuck State Park all within a 5-10 minute drive. If you happen to be visiting during blueberry season, the blueberry farm is only a 1/2 mile away!

Please Note:
  • The third bedroom and bathroom are in the detached pool house. You do need to go outside and across the pool deck to get between the main house and the pool house. 
  • There is no central air conditioning. There are mini split AC units in each bedroom, the dining room, and a wall unit in the pool house.
  • This home is tucked in the trees. It is common to see animals, mice, and other vermin. The property is serviced monthly by a professional pest company, but sometimes vermin do sneak in. Please let us know right away if you see evidence of anything inside and we will send out pest control. No rate adjustments can be made for vermin in or around the house.
  • This home receives water from a well. Due to the high mineral content in the area, the water smells and tastes very different than city water. You may also notice a slight orange tinge to white or lite-colored items that are laundered in the water. 
  • This home is on a septic system. Do not flush anything other than toilet paper. Flushing other items, such as feminine products, will cause a sewage backup into the shower. Please only flush toilet paper. 


Sleeps 8
Sun Porch with Outdoor Furniture
Private Swimming Pool (available summer months only dependent on weather)
Private Hot Tub (available year round)
Spacious Pool Deck with Outdoor Furniture
Wireless Internet
Fully Equipped Kitchen
Coffee Maker
Mini Split ACUnits in Bedrooms, Dining Room and a Wall Unit AC in the Pool House
Fans Throughout the Home
Washer and Dryer
Gas BBQ Grill
Tree Lined Setting
Covered Front Porch with Chairs
Pets Not Welcome - No Exceptions

Main Level 
Living Room (Sofa Sleeper)
1 Full Bathroom (Shower)

2 Bedrooms (King, 2 Twin)
1 Full Bathroom (Shower/Tub Combo)

Pool House
One Room with a Day Bed with Trundle
1 Full Bathroom (Shower)
Wall Air Conditioning Unit
Flat Screen Smart TV with Cable

3 Miles to Downtown Douglas
3.5 Miles to the Douglas Beach
4 Miles to Downtown Saugatuck
4.5 Miles to the Oval Beach
5.5 Miles to Fenn Valley Winery
14 Miles to Downtown Holland
16 Miles to Downtown South Haven 
30 Miles to Bittersweet Ski Resort



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* Rates are subject to change without notice. Pricing excludes taxes, additional options and fees.
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Reviewed: Feb 8, 2024
We loved our stay at poolside! Such a nice little gem tucked back in the woods. We had our family of eight and it was just the right size. Location was awesome, just a short distance to Saugatuck and only 10 minutes from South Haven. The kids absolutely loved the pool! Mill Pond Realty were so friendly and called to check on us, we felt right at home.
Reviewed: Feb 8, 2024
We had such a great weekend at PoolSide! The home was beautifully kept, clean, comfortable and spacious. The kitchen is spacious and well equipped. The bedrooms are large with plenty of closet and dresser space. The pool was pristine with perfect water temperature. The hot tub was great too! A perfect girls long weekend for us! Very close driving distance to beach, shopping and restaurants! The added bonus was the deer that came to visit Saturday evening. Thank you for the accommodations where great memories were made.
Reviewed: Feb 8, 2024
Secluded private home surrounded by nature. Pool was great. Home was prettier in person than in the pictures.
Reviewed: Feb 8, 2024
Secluded private home surrounded by nature. Pool was great. Home was prettier in person than in the pictures.
Reviewed: Feb 8, 2024
Perfect, private location. All the dishes and random tools you need to cook a meal. Great pool, decently comfortable beds, comfortable couches, killer location. We texted the property mangers with tiny questions and they were so nice and quick to respond!
Reviewed: Feb 8, 2024
Mill Pond overall did a great job with our rental property. My family had an amazing summer vacation we will remember for years to come. I would not hesitate renting from them again on a future family getaway.
Reviewed: Feb 8, 2024
Very nice house comfortable quiet and relaxing
Reviewed: Feb 8, 2024
The property is just as advertised with wonderful amenities. A personal favorite was the pool house. I would definitely recommend staying at this property. The company was very responsive and called to make sure everything was going great and if there was anything else we needed.
Reviewed: Jan 18, 2024
This was a very private location, great for a getaway.
Reviewed: Sep 11, 2023
Property was even better then advertised!!! Will definitely plan on doing it again.
Reviewed: Oct 18, 2020
Beautiful property, especially the back deck!
Reviewed: Oct 11, 2020
This a very nice place to be if you are looking for a Lake Michigan getaway. The location is close to town. The hosts are very responsive and are willing to be flexible with their guests should there be late check-ins or other unforeseen circumstances. There is plenty of space.
Reviewed: Oct 4, 2020
Such a cute place and we felt right at home right away. It was nice it had its own kitchen supplies so we could cook our own meals. The weather prevented us from being able to use the pool, but we felt like we had our own little secluded place with a beautiful yard. We were also close to downtown Saugatuck, which is a beautiful town to explore. The beds were also very comfortable which is very important to me.
Reviewed: Sep 14, 2020
Exactly as advertised! We very much enjoyed our few day getaway!
Reviewed: Sep 6, 2020
This was a very nice place. We arrived to a pleasant and welcoming surprise (I wont ruin for future renters) it was a nice touch. The rooms had window ACs which I was concerned about but actually made the temperate of both floors very manageable especially since it was very hot outside. The pool was comfortable to swim in even at night and my kids couldnt get over how clear the water was. If youre looking for a place to stay in the Saugatuck/Douglas area and want a pool and are ok to drive a few minutes to get downtown or to the beach, this is a great option.
Reviewed: Oct 15, 2019
Thank you 😊 for the amazing house to stay in! Was just what we needed so quiet feel like only people in earth. Pool was warm enough to swim. Hot tub was very nice, so was the pool house. Pool house was a great bonus with a nice bathroom and felt screen tv, air hockey machine was fun to play. Definitely a place you can make a lot of amazing 😉 memories!!! Was nice being able to utilize both areas. Fireplace was a nice touch to snuggle up and watch a movie. Definitely a top place to stay in my eyes, will definitely be back. Thank you for being so responsive when needing help.
Reviewed: Sep 30, 2019
Make sure to check out Pool Side!
Reviewed: Oct 10, 2016
We had a great time. The amenities provided for this home are excellent. It was a perfect place for a weekend getaway. Plenty of space!
Reviewed: Dec 22, 2014
Mill Pond Realty is very professional. Exceptional people to deal with. Very nice accommodations. Pool should be heated for usage and we would have liked more pots and pans. Convenient location near highway and towns.
Reviewed: Dec 22, 2014
Everyone was so helpful and friendly. The house and grounds were immaculate. We so enjoyed the hot tub and pool area.
Reviewed: Feb 1, 2013
The boys loved the bunk house. Beds were super comfortable. Pool and hot tub were great. House is cozy and scenery is gorgeous.
Reviewed: Feb 1, 2013
The house was great, the weather was perfect and the town and beach were cute. We had a perfect week!
Reviewed: Feb 1, 2013
Loved the seclusion and woodsiness of this home. The pool was great. Cute, comfy house. Would definitely stay again!
Reviewed: Feb 1, 2013
A large, well equipped home that was very secure and private.


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