Allegan: Gateway to the Lakeshore

Michigan's Gold Coast!

Summer activities abound on the Michigan Gold Coast!

We are conveniently located just a short drive from Michigan's Gold Coast cities of South Haven, Saugatuck, and Holland.

Use the map below to see distances and directions from these towns to our location. 


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Tulip Time (May 7-14, 2016)

Tulip Time, Holland, Michigan's annual celebration of tulips begins May 2.  Holland is a short, scenic 20 mile drive from our location.  Enjoy the Dutch Klompen Dancers, quilts, Holland's Dutch Village, various shows for all ages and, of course, the tulips!! So come and make a weekend of it, enjoy the culture of Holland and stay with us at affordable rates! For a full schedule of this years events, please click here.

Allegan County Fair (September 9-17, 2016)

Stay at the Budget Host Inn, and take advantage of our great, economical prices. The Allegan County Fairgrounds are located just a few minutes away from our location. 

-Make it a getaway! Spend a day at the fair enjoying the rides and other attractions, go see your favorite band or musician in the evening, and stay with us for the night for great prices!!-
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Contact us or call 1-800-BUD-HOST (ask for Allegan, MI location) for more!

Fair fun includes:

Horse shows 
All new this year, Elephant Encounter
Supercross Racing
Petting Zoo
Demolition Derby
Tractor Pulls
The Historical Village
and of course the Rides!
For a full schedule of events here.


The Budget Host Inn is located just a few minutes from the Allegan State Game Area and the Allegan County Fairgrounds.

In the summer one can enjoy the hiking trails in the State Game Area, or picking of many different kinds of fruits or movies in the local theater, all only a few minutes from our location. Downtown Allegan also provides for a fun and educational experience for people of any age. You can also enjoy the many beaches, lakes, multiple golf courses and the many festivals that take place throughout spring, summer and fall in the area. Also during fall, many color tours are available. In September, the Allegan County Fair provides fun and entertainment for all, with attractions ranging from rides to petting zoos to concerts. In the winter, nearby ski slopes and snowmobile trails offer an opportunity for fun for all winter-lovers. Over 200 miles of snowmobile trails are available to our guests directly from their room door!

We are a scenic 25 minute drive from Saugatuck, MI and Michigan's Gold Coast, making us an economic alternative for lodging! 

Or perhaps you enjoy antiques. From toys to art pottery to quilts, the Allegan Antiques Market provides for the perfect opportunity to have fun for people of all ages. For more information, click on the link below.

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The Allegan Heritage Trail is the perfect way to enjoy Allegan County History!

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