Lake Michigan Vacation Rental on Lake Macatawa, Holland Harbor

The prime location of this recently remodeled home in the resort community of Macatawa makes it easy to relax and enjoy your vacation. The Grandma's Cottage vacation rental is set on a spacious, well groomed lot overlooking the active Lake Macatawa Harbor. A small deck with a gas grill and large yard allow for a great cookout on the pleasant summer evenings and enjoying the waterfront and the harbor activity.

For the Boater, slips may be available to rent next door at the Eldean Shipyard marina.

Contact Jessica at Eldean Shipyard at 616-335-5843 to book your vacation. If you are looking for a long term rental/lease, please contact Wade at Eldean Shipyard.

Location: 2220 South Shore Drive, Macatawa, Michigan (just West of Holland)

Nearby Activities:
Marinas and Charter Fishing
Boat, SUP, Kayak, Bike Rental
Lake Macatawa Boat Access
Lake Michigan Boat Access

Bike Path and Nature Trails

Grandmas Cottage is a historical bungalow style home in Macatawa. The founders of the marina (Jesiek Bros. Shipyard) built and began living in this home in 1935 and then, after selling the marina to Eldean Shpyard, the Eldean Family moved in to the home in 1973. The recent remodel, completed in 2022, brings a modern kitchen including an open concept that leads through the dining room, living room, and 4 season porch. It has all the comforts of home including a cozy kitchen fully equipped with granite counters and stainless steel appliances. The living room provides plenty of room to relax with windows and porch overlooking the water. The 4 bedrooms provide sleeping for up to 10. There is queen bedroom on the main floor. The 3 upstairs bedrooms include one with a king bed, one with a queen bed, and one bedroom with 2 sets of bunk beds. Other features include 2 baths, 4 smart TV's, a washer and dryer, central air conditioning, a gas grill on the deck, and a single stall garage. There is a large yard to enjoy all of your lawn games. All linens and bath towels are provided. This is a non-smoking unit and pets are not allowed. Wi-fi internet is included. There are 6 steps up to the main floor from the garage, porch, and kitchen entry doors.  

Within 10 miles:
Saugatuck/Douglas resort town
West MI Regional Airport
Holland State Park
Downtown Holland
Westshore Mall and Outlet Mall
Dutch Village

Festivals & Events:
Tulip Time
Waterfront Film Festival
Art Prize
Tulipanes Film Festival
Winter Market

Girlfriend's Weekend
Farmers Market
Legion Band Concert Series
Concets in the Park - at Lunch
Street Performers Series
Summer Concert Series

Ottawa County Fair
Civil War Muster
Fall Fest

It is possible that guests will have access to the exclusive Macatawa beach, however, if access is not available, the secluded Laketown beach is about 4 miles away. The long, sandy beach is located on the western shore of Lake Michigan and stretches as far as you can see.

Please View the Photo Tour and email us with any questions about your upcoming vacation (click on the photo for a larger image)..

Summer vacation rental rates*:
May ((Before Memorial week and after Labor Day Week): $1950/week or $450/midweek night and $495/weekend night with a 2 night minimum
Memorial Day Week: $2250/week or $525/midweek night and $675/weekend night with a 3 night minimum
June 1-15: $2450/week or $525/midweek night and $675/weekend night with a 3 night minimum
June 16-30: $2950/week or $525/midweek night and $725/weekend night with a 3 night minimum
July: $3450/week
August 1-15: $3250/week
August 16-31: $3150/week or $525/midweek night and $625/weekend night with a 3 night minimum
Labor Day Week: $2950/week or $595/midweek night and $695/weekend night with a 3 night minimum
September: $1950/week or $450/midweek night and $495/weekend night with a 3 night minimum
October through April: $1450/week or $395/midweek night and $450/weekend night with a 2 night minimum, however, Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Years weeks are $1950/week or $450/midweek night, $495/weekend night, and $595 on New Years Eve.

*There is a 6% use tax added to all rentals. The listed pricing is the cost when paying by cash/check - For credit card payments, add 3% to the rental total.

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