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THE BEST NORTHERN MICHIGAN RESORT FOR FAMILIES AND COUPLES

With so many resorts to choose from, planning a vacation in Northern Michigan can feel overwhelming. When it comes to selecting the perfect spot for your next getaway, you might consider city location, beach access, and proximity to activities. Whether you’re a couple seeking a romantic weekend or are a family looking for kid-friendly fun, one resort in particular can check all your boxes. Grand Traverse Resort and Spa, conveniently located near Traverse City and equipped with amenities for everyone to enjoy, is the perfect spot for your next trip up north.

 

WHY CHOOSE GRAND TRAVERSE RESORT AND SPA FOR YOUR GETAWAY

With so many resorts in Northern Michigan, what makes Grand Traverse Resort and Spa stand out? We’re located just minutes away from Traverse City, where the Lake Michigan shoreline is easily accessible and the things to do are endless. Plus, it’s home to the annual Cherry Festival and countless other events throughout the year.

While we may not sit directly on Lake Michigan, resort guests can access our private beach on the Grand Traverse Bay. The kayaks and paddleboards you can enjoy on the water are just one of our many amenities. From couples massages and 18 holes of golf to shopping and swimming, you can fill your days with fun without ever having to leave the resort!

FAMILY-FRIENDLY ACTIVITIES AT GRAND TRAVERSE RESORT AND SPA

At Grand Traverse Resort and Spa, we offer kid-friendly activities galore year-round. The Den is the perfect spot for your family to enjoy arcade games, axe-throwing, bowling, virtual reality, and so much more! Our indoor waterpark is fun for the entire family, with pools, slides, and a playground for the kids to enjoy. Or, kids looking to hone their golf skills can take lessons through the Golf Academy, where our pros can show them a few tips while they have fun.

After a full day of activities, families can enjoy dinner on Resort property with a variety of dining options. Experience breathtaking views of Traverse City at Aerie Restaurant and Lounge, taste familiar club favorites at The Grille, or try upscale pub fare at Jack’s Taproom. If the family isn’t feeling up to going out, you can also order room service!

Make a weekend of it with our on-site accommodations fit for families of every size – smaller groups may choose to stay in our standard hotel rooms and suites or the Tower rooms, while larger parties might prefer a spacious condo. Plus, explore our package offerings to help make your stay even more memorable.

THINGS TO DO FOR COUPLES AT GRAND TRAVERSE RESORT AND SPA

Whether you’re looking for adventure or relaxation during your couples getaway, you’ll find both and more at Grand Traverse Resort and Spa. We offer golf, tennis, and swimming, as well as cross-country skiing or snowshoeing in the winter. Or, forgo a workout for much-needed pampering by visiting Spa Grand Traverse. Our couples massage packages are guaranteed to refresh your mind and body.

Romance awaits with a picturesque dinner on the 18th floor of our tower at Aerie Restaurant and Lounge. A popular spot for anniversaries, proposals, and date nights alike, this dining experience is sure to be the cherry on top of your couples getaway. If you and your date are looking for something a little more casual, however, our wide variety of other on-site dining options won’t disappoint.

Stay overnight with one of our two-person accommodation options, and explore our packages to make the most of your couples getaway. Our scenic Tower rooms and newly renovated hotel suites are perfect for you and your significant other to enjoy.

FUN FOR EVERYONE NEAR TRAVERSE CITY

If you do find yourself wandering off-property, the area surrounding Grand Traverse Resort and Spa is full of fun activities for couples and families alike to enjoy. Stay active with hiking trails or a trip to the nearby Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore. Seasonally, guests can enjoy berry picking in the summer and the gorgeous leaves of Traverse City color tours in the fall. For those of age, wine tasting on Old Mission and Leelanau Peninsulas are a must-do, and the night can be wrapped up with gaming at Turtle Creek Casino & Hotel.

BOOK YOUR NEXT NORTHERN MICHIGAN VACATION

There’s truly no place like Northern Michigan, and when you stay at Grand Traverse Resort and Spa, you make the most of your time up north. A great location with countless amenities makes it perfect for your next family vacation or couples getaway.

Are you ready to book your stay? Head to Grand Traverse Resort and Spa to spend some quality time with the ones you love best! Give us a call at 800-236-1577 or reserve a room online.