Saugatuck is 50 minutes from Grand Rapids and EXACTLY what you expect of a darling vacation getaway in some distant place like North Carolina, or Oregon, or maybe New England. It’s full of charming shops, some touristy spots (which should be expected) but mostly salt-of-the-earth people and conversations. Looking to move here or spend a day in Saugatuck? Keep scrolling to explore!

The Local Element of Saugatuck: “Darling coastal town.”

Saugatuck Real Estate Market Update

Making a move to Saugatuck?

Information on Average home sales data in this neighborhood in the last 12 months. Source

Sale Price: $726,936

% of Sales Price vs List Price: 2.63% sold under list price

Bedrooms: 3 beds

Bathrooms: 2.5 baths

Square Footage: 1,806 sq feet

Price Per Square Foot: $411/sq foot

Number of Days a Home is on the Market: 12

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Saugatuck Schools

Looking to move to Saugatuck and want to learn more about the schools available? Check them out below.

More from Saugatuck Public Schools: “Saugatuck Public Schools is committed to providing an educationally sound environment for children from birth through twelfth grade.”

Douglas Elementary

"As a school, we promote healthy student-to-student interactions through our numerous extracurricular clubs, athletics, and programs."

Grades PK - 5

261 Randolph St.
Douglas, MI 49406

Saugatuck Middle School

"At SMS the focus is on teamwork, respect for self and others, and giving your personal best effort."

Grades 6 - 8

401 Elizabeth St.
Saugatuck, MI 49453

Saugatuck High School

"Excellent teachers, a rigorous curriculum, high expectations for student success and timely support, create a culture that values learning."

Grades 9 - 12

401 Elizabeth St.
Saugatuck, MI 49453

Things to do in Saugatuck

Saugatuck State Park & Trail

Saugatuck Dunes State Park features 2.5 miles of beautiful sandy lake shore, coastal dunes, and over 10 miles of trails. Nearby you’ll find a park that is home to a bike trail, disc golf course and various other amenities.

Saugatuck Chain Ferry

The Saugatuck Chain Ferry is the only remaining hand cranked chain ferry of its kind remaining in the United States. She goes by the name of Diane and will carry you across the Kalamazoo River by a chain connected at both sides.

Oval Beach

Open all year long, this beautiful beach is located just a short drive from town. With easy parking, concessions, and a picnic area, you will be able to have a blast all day long!

Food & Drink in Saugatuck

Petter Wine Gallery

Here you can find the best of the best art enthusiasts, collectors, and designers, plus it’s a beautiful destination for wine lovers.

Outside Coffee Co.

The cutest outside coffee shop with hammocks, swings, and firepits to enjoy your coffee with!

GROW Café + Bistro

Grow is a lovely Cafe & Bistro in Saugatuck that serves brunch, lunch, and adult beverages! You can also schedule a private event for dinner.

Tree of Life Juice

Tree of Life Juice handcrafted beverages were created to offer tremendous health benefits. The juices are *Cold-Pressed so that they maintain 100% of nutrients, vitamins & enzymes.

The Farmhouse Deli & Pantry

Locally sourced and crafted with love, this deli and pantry is a wonderful place to grab a bite to eat before or after hitting the town!

Uncommon Coffee Roasters

Uncommon Coffee Roasters is one of the most darling coffee shops settled into the beautiful Saugatuck. They began selling their coffee wholesale due to popular demand in 2010, which should tell you how awesome they are!

Shops in Saugatuck

Urban Found

Urban Found has a hand selection of clothing and accessories with a vintage urban atmosphere we all need in our lives.

Woosah Outfitters

Woosah is an art and apparel brand that uses nature as their inspiration. All designs are handcrafted and in limited edition.


Articles is a boutique featuring clothing items, accessories, candles, greeting cards, and more!

Nearby Areas

South Haven