Host your Holiday Party in Saugatuck/Douglas

It might seem a tad early to start thinking about holiday parties, but now is the ideal time to start planning those late November, December and even January get-togethers! With the twinkling lights, snowy sidewalks, warmly lit shops and cozy lodging amenities, Saugatuck/Douglas makes the perfect retreat for work holiday parties or a holiday gathering for families and friends!

Check out this list of unique venues in the Saugatuck/Douglas area who would love to host your upcoming holiday gathering! For additional questions about holiday events or lodging, please call 269-857-1701.

The Kirby

294 W. Center St. Douglas MI 49406

269-857-5472

Lead by sommelier and chef, Mindy Trafman, The Kirby is a unique, upscale restaurant and hotel, that is sure to meet all of your party planning needs. For holiday parties, The Kirby can accommodate up to 40 people, and all food and beverage service is included.

The Felt Mansion

6597 138th Ave., Holland, MI 49423

616-218-0078

Nestled in the rolling dunes between Saugatuck and Holland, the historic Felt Mansion boasts an impressive 12,000+ sq. ft. lavish piece of history that consists of 25 rooms, three floors and even features an extravagant ballroom. The Felt Mansion can accommodate up to 130 for a seated dinner, and will run up to 175 for a standing event. Beautifully decorated for the holidays, the Felt Mansion makes the perfect spot for an end-of-year party.

Saugatuck Center for the Arts

400 Culver St. Saugatuck MI 49453

269-857-2399

The Saugatuck Center for the Arts is a great place to host any gathering, from a wedding to a movie screening. Their lobby is a perfect space to host a holiday party and can hold 120 seated, and up to 325 standing. Their theatre is another great space as well, which can hold up to 410. SCA offers bar service, and renters are welcome to use a licensed caterer of choice.

Rosemont Inn Resort B&B

83 Lakeshore Dr. Douglas MI 49406

269-857-2637

The Rosemont Inn Resort Bed & Breakfast is a 100-year-old Bed and Breakfast located on the shoreline of Lake Michigan. The Rosemont’s meeting space can accommodate up to 32 people and includes a full working bar. Looking out the windows of their meeting space you’ll see Lake Michigan – a perfect backdrop for your holiday event.

Ravines Golf Club & Reception Facility

3520 Palmer Dr. Saugatuck, MI 49453

Event Contact: Mallory 561-685-5265

Located in Saugatuck, Michigan, the Cottage at Ravines is nestled amidst a 500-Acre Arnold Palmer championship golf course in a scenery of rolling fairways. Their banquet facility can accommodate 175 to 200 guests and will provide in-house catering and bar service.

Maplewood Hotel

428 Butler St. Saugatuck, MI 49453

269-857-1771

Located in Downtown Saugatuck, the Maplewood Hotel is a unique boutique hotel with a 150-year tradition of exceptional hospitality. Within walking distance to shops, dining galleries and more, this hotel also has a common room and meeting room that can accommodate up to 50 guests.

Laketown Golf & Conference Center

6069 Blue Star Highway Saugatuck MI 49453

269-857-5730

Laketown Golf & Conference Center features 14,000 sq. ft. of space for hosting your holiday gatherings. Full food and beverage service and a variety of audio-visual capabilities are available. Laketown Golf & Conference Center has multiple rooms and spaces that can accommodate a range of people, from 20 up to 750.

Fenn Valley Vineyards & Wine Cellar

6130 122nd Ave. Fennville, MI 49408

269-561-2396

Surrounded by the lush vineyards that produce its award-winning wine, Fenn Valley Winery offers a unique setting for a variety of meetings and special events. Just miles from the shores of Lake Michigan, the winery has two banquet rooms and over 2,000 sq. ft. of indoor space that is perfect for your holiday get-together. Their largest room can accommodate up to 108 people and their smaller room can accommodate between 30-40 people. Bar service is provided and guests are welcome to bring in their own licensed caterer.

Saugatuck Brewing Company

2948 Blue Star Highway Douglas, MI 49406

269-857-7222

Saugatuck Brewing Company is a local staple – the first microbrewery in town! Their Barrel Room is a fantastic spot to host your holiday party, as it still has the brewery feel but is separate from their pub. The seated capacity of the Barrel Room is 65 (includes bar seating). Saugatuck Brewing Company has 15 taps in the barrel room with all beer brewed in-house; hard cider & wine are also available. They have a wide variety of food options available for private parties, and menus can be modified to fit specified needs. Please email Tiffany Barton, General Manager of the Pub for more information at tiffany@sbrewing.com or call the pub at 269-857-7222.

Virtue Cider

2170 62nd Street Fennville, MI 49408

269-722-3232

Virtue Cider Farm in Fennville, Michigan is a unique and beautiful place to host a holiday party! In addition to their usual party options like cider and food packages, tours trail walks, and fire pits, their winter party options are extra festive, including sleigh rides, cider cheese, and charcuterie socials and more! Virtue can acccommodate up to 200 people maximum.

 

Hop & Vine Inn

2253 Fennville, MI 49408

269-467-8463

Hop & Vine Inn is a unique inn in Fennville, Michigan with individual rooms, but also large common spaces for mingling and parties. With large groups, Hop & Vine offers what they call a resort takeover, meaning that the inn is exclusively the renters during the time of the party. Hop & Vine can accommodate up to 60 people.

Belvedere Inn & Restaurant

3656 63rd St. Saugatuck MI 49453

877-858-5777

Belvedere Inn & Restaurant is the perfect blend of an upscale and sophisticated hotel and the warmth of a Bed & Breakfast, making it a perfect location for any holiday party, work or personal! Chef Shaun Glynn, from Galway Ireland, heads-up Belvedere’s in-house catering and full bar service. Their indoor banquet facility can accommodate up to 100 guests.

AmericInn Douglas/Saugatuck

2905 Blue Star Hwy, Douglas MI 49406

269-857-8581

Conveniently located on Blue Star Hwy in Douglas, just off I-196, AmericInn Douglas/Saugatuck is a comfortable, charming hotel on the coast of Lake Michigan. AmericInn has a separate meeting/events room that can accommodate up to 30 people for your holiday party. Food and beverage service must be brought in by outside vendors.

A Cut Above Event Center

6080 Blue Star Hwy. Saugatuck, MI 49453

269-303-4719

A Cut Above Event Center is a rustic event center complete with unique wood structures, a relaxing loft, a grand fireplace and a full kitchen. A Cut Above can accommodate up to 200 people for an indoor event. Food and bar service not available onsite, but outside vendors are allowed to be brought in.

Coral Gables

220 Water St. Saugatuck, MI 49453

616-212-1200

Coral Gables is a restaurant located in downtown Saugatuck along the Kalamazoo River. Coral Gables has a private banquet room with a maximum capacity of up to 50.