Beachway Resort is located on the West side of the Kalamazoo river, on the way to Oval Beach in charming Saugatuck, MI.  This eclectic hotel really does offer something for everyone.  The layout and offerings lend well to family reunions where everyone has their own space, but you can gather together.  It also offers quiet waterfront suites, for adults only, where you can sit on your waterfront balcony with a glass of wine or a craft beer and unwind.   Imported Image The shark pool really is at the center of the hotel.  Open Memorial Day through the first day of Fall it is a favorite for adults and children alike. Beachway will provide the pool towels, but be sure to bring your own beach towels to visit Oval Beach, just a quick drive or ¾ mile walk.  Or, if you’re feeling adventuresome, climb the 300+ steps of the historic Mt. Baldhead, and take the trails down to the beach.  In fact, there are many trails a quick stroll from the hotel to take in the beauty of the Kalamazoo River and Lake Michigan dunes.   Imported Image The hotel offers many choices of rooms.  Standard rooms are perfect for those on a budget who spend the day exploring.  Larger View rooms allow for more space and views of the pool and river.  For families they have loads of choices.  Poolside rooms allow for outdoor seating and that necessary coffee maker and small refrigerator.  Large suites and junior suites also offer outdoor space, and include full kitchens with room to spread out.  Beachway also offers a large, recently refinished 4 bedroom, 2 bath house on Lake Michigan.  There are also the popular waterfront suites which sit on the Kalamazoo River and offer varying amenities ranging from Jacuzzi® tubs, fireplaces, private decks, full kitchens and much more.   Imported Image The Beachway offers a little something to get your mornings started before you head out to breakfast or cook in your suite.  Mini donuts, fresh fruit, and coffee are complimentary in the mornings. To get to downtown, you can chose to drive the quick 3-5 minute drive to town, or if you’re visiting in the summer, jump on the only remaining chain ferry and enjoy all that Saugatuck has to offer.   The Beachway happily hosts their many repeat guests and look forward to hosting your family.  Their staff would be happy to help you plan your next trip. offers pictures and virtual tours of all the many room options with the ability to book online as well.