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How to Spend a Family Vacation in Traverse City

Looking for a Michigan family getaway? Grand Traverse Resort and Spa is the perfect spot to unwind and enjoy the lake with the entire family.

With plenty of on- and off-site activities, you’ll be able to keep the entire family entertained. Pair your visit with great dining, sugar-sand beaches, and our area’s quaint charm for a family vacation you’ll never forget.

Book a room online to get started!


Grand Traverse Resort and Spa has a range of accommodation options so you and your family can enjoy a comfortable stay.

Book a room in The Tower for panoramic views of the bay or our sprawling golf courses.

The Hotel offers more affordable rooms that are conveniently close to our indoor and outdoor pools (which are so fun for the kids) and health club (which is great for teens and adults).

For larger families, our hospitality suites feature modern amenities, plenty of space to spread out, a full kitchen, and more!


A family getaway in Michigan should offer something special for everyone, regardless of age or interest, which is why our guests love coming here.

From golf, tennis, and shopping at The Gallery of Shops, to massages, facials, and nail care at Spa Grand Traverse, there really is something for everyone. Keep the kids entertained at our new entertainment hub, the Den or at the indoor pool. And that’s just on-site!

Don’t forget about the vibrant food, culture, and shopping scene in downtown Traverse City. Traveling with kids? We have you covered with our guide for what to do in Traverse City with kids.


Planning a vacation for the entire family is fun, but it’s a balancing act; you try to keep everyone happy, well-fed, and entertained.

When you book a room at Grand Traverse Resort and Spa, you’re accessing adventure, and you’ll have the peace of mind that there are a plethora of convenient food, activity, and entertainment options both on-site and nearby.

Give us a call at 800-236-1577 or book a room online today, and take one step closer to a family vacation in Michigan that you’ll remember forever.