Welcome to South Haven - It's a feeling! One that's hard to put into words, but once you visit you'll feel it too. It's an experience you'll never forget. It's what keeps you coming back for more. From the moment you arrive until the time you have to leave, you will know you are some place special. This one-of-a-kind Michigan Beachtown cannot be fully appreciated by reading about it in a brochure, cannot be touched even through the most technologically advanced website, and all the beautiful sunset photos in the world cannot do it justice. But don't take our word for it; come here and see for yourself or trust glowing reviews from publications like: The New York Times, Midwest Living, Michigan Travel Ideas, Chicago Sun Times, Chicago Tribune, Detroit Free Press, Underwater Journal, SkyWest Magazine, Western Parent Magazine, Art Showcase Magazine, and many more!
Flying Over South Haven!
Lake Michigan Beach Glass
Fishing from the piers!
Pedaling is quicker than driving!
Playing with the waves!
South Haven's Lighthouse
Our century old South Haven lighthouse is in need of some major attention! It looks beautiful on the outside, of course, but on the inside it's a different story! Corrosion is threatening to destroy the base, seams, windows and stairs. It has been estimated that the cost of repairs to preserve our lighthouse for another 100 years will be $275,000. In 2012 the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers handed ownership over to the Historical Association of South Haven who has recently made a separate committee to collect financial support for preservation efforts. Be sure to check out their website at www.southhavenlight.org and YouTube video!
WOW- Womens Only Weekend!
November 12-15, 2015
It's a weekend for women to reconnect with old friends, make new friends, and enjoy the company of both, in a gorgeous setting right along Lake Michigan. We've partenered with local shops, restaurants, and lodging facilities to provide you with great deals and fun, exciting special events.Participating in WOW is easy. The purchase of a TICKET will get you into all WOW events. You can also purchase packages that include WOW Weekend Swag. Some hotels and B&B's have extended a discount when you purchase a ticket through them when you make your reservation.
Listen to our Pure Michigan radio ads.