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The Dunes Resort

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For over 36 years, The Dunes Resort has provided a simple, comfortable gay hotel experience. Gays and lesbians come to escape the doldrums of Middle America and enjoy a day, weekend, or complete gay friendly vacation. Now crowned one of the largest gay and lesbian resorts and entertainment complexes in the Midwest, The Dunes Gay Hotel, formerly the Douglas Dunes Resort, is heralded as Western Michigan's premier gay and lesbian vacation destination and a pinnacle of the gay Saugatuck - Douglas community.
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Property amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Public Wifi
Banquet Room
Outdoor pool
Restaurant
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Room features
Non-Smoking Rooms
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Suites
Kitchenette
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HOTEL STYLE
Great View
Mid-range
Location
Full view
54Somewhat walkable
Grade: 54 out of 100
19Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
8Attractionswithin 0.5 km
Reviews (76)
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Reviewed October 7, 2018 via mobile

I loved my stay at the Dunes Resort! Thanks to Americ Inn's crude sttitude towards me for being queer, I discovered the Dunes Resort and fell in love. It is clean and felt like home! I highly recommend it! I loved the cottage I was...More

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Reviewed September 27, 2018 via mobile

Was here for a leather event. Accommodations are modern and clean, great pool area and well kept grounds! Was a great stay! Bar and public area very lively at night! Good mix of locals and visitors to mingle with

Thank 414timothyb
Response from Kyle T, Front Office Manager at The Dunes ResortResponded October 6, 2018

Thank you for coming Tim, we're glad you had a good time! Hope to see you back in the future!

Reviewed August 21, 2018

Spent Fri - Mon at Dunes Resort. White Party on Sunday was a blast. Friendly staff, clean King room and spectacular pool. Close to Saugatuck for tourists. Will definitely visit again. No need for us to stay anywhere else.

Thank George D
Reviewed August 12, 2018

If you're part of the LGBTQ community, and you're traveling to Saugatuck / Douglas, you're probably going to be spending time at the Dunes since it is a fun place to be. Why not just stay? Fun to relax by the pool during the day,...More

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Reviewed August 6, 2018

What a great facility! We had a king room. It was fresh and clean with a large bathroom, huge shower with lots of towels (gay men know the importance of this). The pool is a super fun place with great music (thanks DJ Doug). The...More

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Rogelio G
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Response from stephen s | Reviewed this property |
As Farr as I know there is not another way to get there. There is a water transportation option for driving your car to Mannotowac, WI to catch a he ship to Ludington, MI. And head south in your car
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"King rooms overlooking pool."
georgedX6905UL
Aug. 21, 2018
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"It was a super busy 4th of July vacation & the 1 BR cabin area was very quiet & close to the pool!"
S1665HSdianac
Jul. 11, 2018
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"Upper cabins are roomy and quiet"
gapoi99
Sep. 25, 2016
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"Ask for a room in the "New" Building upper level nice to overlook the pool @ bus times & such"
280dreww
Aug. 1, 2016
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LOCATION
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NUMBER OF ROOMS
81
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