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Saugatuck Wooden Boat

868 Holland St, Saugatuck, MI 49453-9607
+1 269-599-3064
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Nobody home

We walked all the way from downtown to the wooden boat - no one was there and the other people in... read more

Reviewed 26 June 2016
junebug b
Such a good time

My friends and I hired Chris to take us out for a 3 hour tour and we couldn't be more happy! Chris... read more

Reviewed 5 June 2016
Anna G
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Unique one to three hour cruises on the Kalamazoo River at Saugatuck aboard a colorful wooden houseboat.
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good23%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible7%
26 Jun 2016
“Nobody home”
5 Jun 2016
“Such a good time ”
868 Holland St, Saugatuck, MI 49453-9607
+1 269-599-3064
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Reviewed 26 June 2016

We walked all the way from downtown to the wooden boat - no one was there and the other people in the building didn't know anything about the wooden boat - got a generic phone message when trying to call about wooden boat trips -...More

Thank junebug b
Christopher C, Owner at Saugatuck Wooden Boat, responded to this reviewResponded 27 June 2016

Junebug, I'm very sorry that you came to the boat and couldn't arrange a cruise. Cruises are by reservation only and need to be booked in advance. In addition the marina doesn't allow signage or other advertising on premises. I'm not sure what day you...More

Reviewed 5 June 2016 via mobile

My friends and I hired Chris to take us out for a 3 hour tour and we couldn't be more happy! Chris was awesome to work with. He got back to me within a day to book the tour and was quick to respond to...More

Thank Anna G
Reviewed 16 September 2015

We rented this boat last year and the owner drives the boat. We went up river and had a nice relaxing ride and views of the area.

Thank William C
Reviewed 10 September 2015

Had a wonderful relaxing cruise on the Kalamazoo River. Such a nice change from the hustle and bustle of downtown saugatuck.

Thank 48jean
Reviewed 28 August 2015

Certainly the highlight of our days in Saugatauk. Four of us had the colorful, little houseboat to ourselves, along with Chris, our very knowledgable captain/owner for an evening tour out the channel to watch the sunset over Lake Michigan and behind us a full moon...More

1  Thank Eddiejune
Reviewed 19 July 2015 via mobile

I called for a late day 1 hour tour & Chris offered me a 1 1/2 hour sunset tour for just a slightly higher fee. So glad I took him up on it! We brought sandwiches & beverages & met Captain Chris at the dock....More

1  Thank Lisa S
Reviewed 20 June 2015

Last summer my wife and I took a cruise on the Wooden Boat and we did it again last week. It is such a pleasant, relaxing adventure. I am looking forward to our scheduled sunset cruise. The captain is easy going and friendly.

2  Thank TomFromBellaire
Reviewed 25 May 2015

Touring the backwaters of the Kalamazoo River starting from Saugatuck on a sunny Saturday morning was an unforgettable experience. Chris has extensive knowledge of the river and is a fine captain and expert tour guide. The backwaters are quiet and serene as you would expect....More

2  Thank DANIEL M
Reviewed 29 September 2014

My wife and I spend a very pleasant , relaxing afternoon cruising up and down the river. The arrangements with Chris worked out well and we had a beautiful day on the river. I look forward to doing it again next summer and highly recommend...More

Thank TomFromBellaire
Reviewed 25 September 2014

Perfect way to celebrate our 20th Anniversary! Very enjoyable and relaxing, the weather even allowed us to go out onto Lake Michigan and capture pictures of the most amazing sunset! Chris was very accommodating and helpful, and would definitely do again!

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