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Things to Do in Saugatuck MI

The Hotel Saugatuck is nestled between the towns of Saugatuck and Douglas surrounded by sand dunes and the Kalamazoo River. You'll find a great variety of things to do near Lake Michigan like outdoor activities, restaurants, boutique shops, and art galleries. The area is known for its shoreline and beaches. The scenic beauty is breathtaking. 

See our list of the best things to do in Saugatuck, get distances & directions from The Hotel Saugatuck, contact information and links to attraction websites.

Restaurant Table

Your imagination is your only limitation when selecting local fare.  The Saugatuck/ Douglas area offers many great restaurants that will make any foodie smile. See this list of our favorites and distance from the inn.

Artist Pallet

The Saugatuck / Douglas area is also known as The Art Coast of Michigan, so named for the artists, painters, and writers attracted by the Ox-Bow School of Arts since the early 20th century.  Art lovers enjoy the many art-related things to do like visiting studios, galleries, and performances throughout the area. 

Hotel Saugatuck Bikes

Get a list of the best outdoor activities in Saugatuck and Douglas including visiting Michigan's best beaches, Saugatuck Dunes State Park, area riding trails, area tours and golfing. Each listing has contact information, directions, and distance from the inn.  Guests can ride our Hotel Saugatuck bikes for FREE!

Sailboats on Lake Michigan

There are plenty of ways to enjoy freshwater sports, boat cruises, sailing, and fishing in Lake Michigan or Kalamazoo Lake.  Find an outfitter, charter a boat or take a harbor tour. You can even try stand-up paddle surfing.

Saugatuck Wineries

Wine and beer enthusiasts can find an extensive list of vineyards and tasting rooms, breweries, a distillery and two cider makers along the coast of Lake Michigan within an easy drive or walk from The Hotel Saugatuck.

Saugatuck Shopping District

If you like small-town shopping, then this is the right destination for you.  Specialty shops, galleries, restaurants, and entertainment are plentiful in the Saugatuck, Douglas, and Fennville. Take a Harbor Duck tour or visit the Saugatuck Douglas History Museum....