Ottawa Beach Historic District Guest SuiteLocation! Location! Location! Built in 2016 our home is nestled in the Ottawa Beach Historic District just steps from both Lake Michigan and Lake Macatawa. You can't beat our location with access to beaches, marinas, bike paths, Mt. Pisgah Dune boardwalk and more. The area is your playground! The guest suite offers a private entrance, two bedrooms (2 twins and a queen), a full bath, a sitting area with smart TV, coffee pot and mini-fridge and heat/AC in a superb location near the beaches.
TAZELAAR COTTAGE: (Macatawa, MI) Beautiful cottage near Lake Michigan!TAZELAAR COTTAGE SLEEPS: 8-10 BEDROOMS: 3 BATHROOMS: 2 *LAKEFRONT (Lake Macatawa) *MARINA VIEW *OPEN ALL YEAR AROUND *WITHIN WALKING DISTANCE TO LAKE MICHIGAN It does not get much better than this in Macatawa! This 2-story renovated home directly faces the Marina on Macatawa Lake. Boat gawkers beware! This home backs up to a forest/dune setting. Tazelaar Cottage is a completely renovated home, hosting 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, and a lovely garden area for you to sit back and unwind. Sleeping 8-10 guests, Tazelaar is big enough for 2 families to enjoy. Walk down ¼ mile to the sandy beach on Lake Michigan, nearby walking trails, or the Big Red Lighthouse! The propane grill, fire pit, 2 decks (one wood, one cement) and ample amount of outdoor seating makes entertaining in this home a joy. There is a small yard behind the cottage, which overlooks the marina and Lake Macatawa. Tazelaar's Cottage is a just a nice 5-10 minute stroll away from Lake Michigan. Tazelaar Cottage comes with a washer/dryer, fully-equipped kitchen, central air conditioning, and gorgeous views. Also, JUST INSTALLED-MARCH 2020-- REME HALO Air filtration/purification system. Invented to recreate nature's process of purifying the air, it's like bringing fresh outdoor air inside without ever having to open your windows. And it's effective against all three categories of indoor air pollutants: Particulates, Microbial and Gases. Kills up to 99% of bacteria, mold and viruses • REME® reduces sneeze germs by 99% in the time a sneeze can reach three feet. • New zinc ions kill 99% of viruses on surfacesOn top of it all, guests get to park directly next to the cottage, which is unique in Macatawa. With Holland, Saugatuck, and Grand Haven only a few miles from the home, enjoying activities in both the summer and winter is easy! FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS Air filtration system: JUST INSTALLED-MARCH 2020-- REME HALO Air filtration/purification system. Invented to recreate nature's process of purifying the air, it's like bringing fresh outdoor air inside without ever having to open your windows. And it's effective against all three categories of indoor air pollutants: Particulates, Microbial and Gases. Kills up to 99% of bacteria, mold and viruses • REME® reduces sneeze germs by 99% in the time a sneeze can reach three feet. • New zinc ions kill 99% of viruses on surfaces Bathrooms: Bathroom #1—main floor: Full bathroom with shower only Bathroom #2—upper floor: Full bathroom with tub/shower Beach/Swimming: There is swimming on Lake Michigan, which is a ¼ mile away. You can only access the private beach by walking. There is no parking allowed near the beach. There is a beach “rolling” wagon for guests to place goodies/cooler in to travel down to the beach and 6 beach chairs available. You will walk through the Macatawa gateway which is 1 block away, check in with the gate attendant and then proceed down to the beach. Bedroom Configuration: Bedroom #1—main floor: 2 twin beds (can be converted to King) Bedroom #2—upper floor: 2 Queen beds Bedroom #3—upper floor: 1 King bed Extra beds--There is also a Queen sofa sleeper in the common area and a day bed in the den. Cable/Satellite TVs: On the upper floor of the home, there is a TV/DVD combination with cable. On the main floor, there is cable TV with a Fire-stick, so feel free to bring your Netflix account with you! If you don't have one, no worries, just give us a call and we will provide you with one for your stay. Cell phone service: Verizon is good…everything else a bit sketchy…Use wi-fi calling. Coffee maker: There is a combo unit that has both a traditional coffee pot and a Keurig. Distances: Grand Rapids: 46 minutes (34 miles) University of Notre Dame: 1 hour 37 minutes (90 miles) Windmill Garden Island: 17 minutes (7 miles) Detroit: 3 hours (185 miles) Chicago: 2 hours 33 minutes (150 miles) Fishing: You can fish out on Pierhead which is right by the Big Red Lighthouse. Guests are unable to fish in the marina area. Fishing License: You can purchase your fishing license online. Fishing poles: Please bring your own poles. Grill: There is a propane grill for guests to use during their stay which is located in the garden area. Propane will be provided. Grocery Store: Just 2 miles away Internet: YES! There is free wi-fi for guests Linens: Yes, we provide your sheets and linens. Just like a hotel, the beds will be made for you upon arrival. At the Tazelaar, there are quality 100% cotton sheets for the Queen beds and 1800 thread-count microfiber sheets for the King and Twin beds. You will not be disappointed with the 12 Turkish towels, black makeup wash cloths and additional high-quality extra towels for your use. Parking: Right next to cottage, which is almost unheard of at Macatawa. There is enough space for 3 cars to park! Pets: There are no pets allowed on this property. Please enjoy the animal-free space! Privacy: There are homes next door and a marina in front of the home. Smoking: No smoking allowed of any kind, on the property. Due to the close proximity of the neighbors, it is strictly prohibited. Snowmobiling: Not the ideal place for snowmobiling. Can not ride from house to trails. Best to leave those home and enjoy the amazing views of Lake Macatawa! Space: Modern, Crisp-lines, Clean! Towels: Yes, we provide towels, even some beach towels…but it's always good to bring extra though. Washer and dryer: YES! It is on the first floor. Free and Clear laundry detergent will be provided for guests. Wood: A bundle of wood will be waiting for guests. If more wood is needed, the guest is required to purchase wood from a nearby store. Local Distances: ½ mile away: Big Red Light House Sanctuary Woods Preserve – walking and hiking park Bike paths to Holland, Saugatuck and Grand Haven 1 mile away: Public Boat launch (1/4 mile away from the home is a private launch, but it is for kayaks and paddle boards Only) The Black Sheep Restaurant The Store – liquor store 2 miles away: Central Park Grocery Store – boutique grocery store – fresh meat counter, liquor, beer and wine 3.5 miles away: South Shore Village Family Video---Jackie's (Local Breakfast/Lunch) Restaurant---Pat's Flowers Margarita's Mexican Restaurant---Way Cup Coffee Shop---Deboer's Bakery Heinz Waterfront Walkway 4 miles: Hospital Natures Market – health food store Family Fare Grocery Store/RX/gas Walgreens Gas stations, car washes, banks Pizza, sub shops and more… 5 miles: City of Holland – downtown area, shops, restaurants, gas stations Hope College Farmers Market – Wednesday & Saturday 8 AM – 2 PM. MUST SEE! Hope College Summer Repertory Theatre starts June 13, 2018. The Wiz, The Odd Couple, An Iliad, Godspell, Dragon Pack Snack Attack 7 miles: Westshore shopping, gas, movies, restaurant, banks and more
Ladybug CottageOur place is good for couples, solo adventurers, business travelers, and families (with kids). It's neat, cozy and comfortable. Big, beautiful patio space can be shared with main house. Quiet location, 2 blocks from Lake Macatawa, and just miles from downtown Holland, Saugatuck, and beaches like Saugatuck dunes and Oval beach. Take an evening hike at Sanctuary Woods just around the corner. Also includes cable and wifi!