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Star of Saugatuck II

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Fun in the Sun

Our paddleboat tour was quite enjoyable - relaxed and fun - and the staff was both warm and... read more

Reviewed yesterday
John N
Louisville, Kentucky
Enjoyable outing with our 10 year old grand daughter.

We all enjoyed our trip on the Kalamazoo river and Lake Michigan. We were lucky enough to have... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Hudsonville, MI
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“sunset cruise”(45 reviews)
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716 Water St, Saugatuck, MI 49453-8421
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Reviewed yesterday

Our paddleboat tour was quite enjoyable - relaxed and fun - and the staff was both warm and accomodating. We learned quite a bit from the boat captain regarding the history of the area as well!

Thank John N
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We all enjoyed our trip on the Kalamazoo river and Lake Michigan. We were lucky enough to have very warm calm day so the Captain took us quite a ways out on the big lake. We were able to sit up on the top and...More

Thank Tempest2
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This is a great boat trip to see the area and learn a little about the history of Saugatuck. Seating is on a first come, first serve basis so come a little early so you get the seats you want. Most people will likely want...More

Thank Chris H
Reviewed 1 week ago

at a time when so many things seems overpriced, this 1 1/2 hr. boat ride/narrated cruise along the Kalamazoo River sitting between Saugatuck and Douglas towns is such a great value. Outdoor deck or inside air-conditioned seating available. Lots of snacks /beverages available to buy...More

Thank pat p
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We took the 3:00 tour on the Star of Saugatuck on a weekday and there were plenty of seats on the top deck for us to enjoy the views all around. From the luxury homes on either side of the Kalamazoo River all the way...More

Thank Bob C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The sunset cruise is a must-do when on vacation in Saugatuck. Make sure to pay the extra $5 to sit on the upper deck so you can feel the breeze and be surrounded by the sunset. So beautiful. Snacks, drinks and alcohol available for purchase....More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We really enjoyed our ride on the Star of Saugatuck. Good narrative and a very nice boat. We tried both the upper and lower decks! Very enjoyable.

Thank Phyllis N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a nice 90 minute cruise on Lake Michigan and Kalamazoo Lake and river. The top deck is great with a nice canopy to block the sun and plenty of seating. If you go on a busy day/time make sure you are towards the...More

Thank Vicky C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I enjoyed an afternoon cruise. I arrived almost half an hour early and was surprised to see that the boarding line was already long. Since I was by myself, I did manage to get a seat on the upper deck, but all of the seats...More

Thank lucydog
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is a 90 minute cruise on the Kalamazoo River and Lake Michigan. It was very pleasant way to spend part of an afternoon. Good narration, sharing a lot of information on the area. Nice boat, with tables to sit at. Choice of outside or...More

Thank Dave-OH
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June 23, 2018|
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Response from CAMellon | Reviewed this property |
You should be o.k. on the first floor as there are two decks.
May 12, 2018|
Response from AlexandraTheEmpress | Reviewed this property |
There’s parking close by in street. I walked there and don’t remember if they had a parking lot.
March 8, 2018|
Response from mikebag |
Yes you could. Traffic isn’t bad and you can get through Dutch Village in good time.