Douglas Beach is a beautiful spot on the Lake Michigan lakeshore that enjoys smaller crowds. On street level, find restrooms and picnic tables in the shade. Descend 103 stairs to reach the small, sandy beach. There’s no fee to enter, but parking is limited. But you won’t have to worry about parking when you choose to stay in walk to beach vacation rentals in Douglas.
These 5 rentals are all located in a quiet, shady lakeshore neighborhood that puts you right there. Spend the day on the beach or ride your bike into Saugatuck/Douglas to enjoy in-town attractions. The perfect summer vacation is within easy reach at any one of these vacation rentals within walking distance of Douglas Beach.
5 walk to beach vacation rentals in Douglas
Sleeps: 14, Bedrooms: 5, Bathrooms: 4.5
This large home is just a 2-minute walk from Douglas Beach. Located in a quiet, peaceful neighborhood, Chestnut Retreat has a lot to offer larger groups. Prepare meals in the kitchen and grill them out on the patio. Gather around the beautiful fire pit at night. If the weather turns, huddle up in the basement for movies or a game of pool.
Sleeps: 11, Bedrooms: 4, Bathrooms: 3
Staying at Switching Gears puts you just a 4-minute walk away from Douglas Beach. Hang out there, or grab your bikes and head into town for a day of exploring. Return for a home-cooked meal to be enjoyed on the shady patio and followed by ghost stories and s’more-making around the fire pit.
Sleeps: 8, Bedrooms: 4, Bathrooms: 2
By the Beach is an 8-minute walk from Douglas Beach. This home boasts a classic lake cottage feel and plenty of space to convene. The shady yard and spacious back deck are sure to be favorite spots on summer evenings.
Sleeps: 8, Bedrooms: 3, Bathrooms: 2
Meadows Edge is tucked in a cute neighborhood located 9-minutes walking distance from Douglas Beach. This home is perfect for a small family getaway or for a group of couples. The home’s neatly manicured landscaping gives way to a grassy meadow, lending the yard a sense of privacy. Eat out on the patio, or gather around the fire pit.