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South Haven Lighthouses

South Haven, MI
+1 269-637-6424
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Nice walk

Nice walk pre-dinner in South Haven. Not a whole lot to see here but I'm glad we went. South Haven... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Jessica W
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Chicago, Illinois
South Haven is a nice place to visit Lake Michigan

We went to South Haven with some of our adult children. We saw many sites including the Light... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Cynthia D
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Huntsville, Alabama
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South Haven, MI
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+1 269-637-6424
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Reviewed yesterday

Nice walk pre-dinner in South Haven. Not a whole lot to see here but I'm glad we went. South Haven is just such a lovely town.

Thank Jessica W
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went to South Haven with some of our adult children. We saw many sites including the Light House. South Haven is an older town, but still, it is clean and well-kept. The view of the lake is really nice. We had a really nice...More

Thank Cynthia D
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Be sure to stop by the main lighthouse in South Haven as part of your overall trip. You will get the true feell of Lake Michigan, especially if you walk to the end of the pier.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely spectacular! Very well kept IL boardwalk! Daughter loved splashing in puddles along our walk to the beautiful light house!! Highly recommend visiting! Sunset is majestic!!

Thank Tarah H
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Reviewed March 5, 2018 via mobile

Good for a 10 minute walk. Great photo op. Not much else to say!!! Had to be done. Very windy out there.

Thank Alison1207
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Reviewed March 4, 2018 via mobile

The South Haven lighthouse is beautiful wearing winter coats or bathing suits. Each season displaying beauty.

Thank Sara V
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Reviewed March 4, 2018 via mobile

Clear water and fine sand make this beach inviting. Lots to do in the local area, restaurants, hotels, shops. Parking charges from Memorial Day to Labor Day. Weekends overcrowding can be an issue.

Thank WanderingWoods323
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Reviewed February 28, 2018

It was cold and super windy when we went but we did enjoy the walk to the lighthouse and watching the large waves crashing up against it.

Thank glutengirl25
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Reviewed February 25, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful! It was windy and chilly but not bad for February. The waves weren’t high despite the wind so it was a good visit. Worth seeing if you like lighthouses. It’s not a long walk out there, but it is uneven. We pushed a stroller...More

Thank sbabb13
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Reviewed February 21, 2018 via mobile

Even in the dead of winter with waveburgs along the shoreline it is still a beautiful and an experience no one should miss. Walked out onto the pier, which was still a bit icy and listening to the waveburgs and ice cracking with the smooth...More

Thank David T
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Carla C
March 23, 2018|
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Response from John M | Reviewed this property |
The Last Resort B&B Inn. My wife and I stayed at this cozy little B&B, and we had a great time.
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occams-razor
February 6, 2016|
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Response from WillySpr | Reviewed this property |
There is free parking up the hill "in town". Parking down by the beach requires payment.
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ECfromTA
July 1, 2015|
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Response from Bruce G | Reviewed this property |
I am not aware that you can go in. There is a door but it is locked. I would assume no general public entrance. It is a VERY small lighthouse so there would not be a lot to see anyway.
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