Recent and Featured Manistee Articles

  • Beautiful Neighborhood Home

    This neighborhood home is a short walk to First Street Beach on Lake Michigan with boat launch, fish cleaning station, and 3 playgrounds. Two blocks from downtown […]

  • Crescent Beach Road Vacation Home on Portage Lake

    Vacation paradise in the perfect Northern Michigan location. 4BR/2BA home w/ 150′ dock to accommodate up to a 25′ boat. Portage Lake channel opens up to Lake […]

  • Stunning Lake Michigan Beachfront Vacation Home

    This home is itself a work of art! 105’ Frontage on Lake Michigan (1/4 acre). Create your vacation memories on the sandy shores of Lake Michigan in […]

  • Exquisite Home on the Shores of Lake Michigan

    When this much care goes into a home… It shows. This three story triplex has been completely renovated into the most ideal vacation rental on the market. […]

  • Serene Lake Michigan Home on High Bluff

    Enjoy incredible views from this 4BR/4.5BA home on the bluffs of Lake Michigan, complete w/ wood-burning fireplace & wireless internet. Plenty of sleeping areas & room for […]

  • Two Story Condo in Harbor Village with Water Views

    This luxury condo in beautiful Harbor Village has one bedroom with a queen bed, plus a loft bedroom w/ a full bed, and a sofa sleeper in […]

  • Victorian Home, Both Sides – One Great Rate, Minutes to Lake Michigan

    One-of-a-kind historic Victorian Townhouse-style Duplex. Rent the entire house or either side at a great rate. 6-person hot tub on the backyard deck overlooking beautiful gardens and […]

  • Waterfront Condo in Harbor Village with Boat Slip

    Marina channels to Lake Michigan and the Manistee River!! Waterfront condo – 2 BR plus loft, 2 BA with fully furnished kitchen, gas fireplace, private deck on […]

  • Quaint Beachfront Home on Medium Bluff

    Over 100 ft. of private Lake Michigan frontage – sugar sand beach! This lovely, super-clean, 3 bedroom, 2 bath home is situated on a medium bluff – […]

  • christmas tree A Guide to Northern Michigan Holiday Events & Shows 2013

    This complete guide to Northern Michigan Holiday Events & Shows 2013 includes live performances, tree lightings, Santa visits, craft shows and more! Purchase your tickets before you […]

  • Manistee Color Tour 2013 2 Northern Michigan Fall Color Tour (or any time) in Manistee

    The Manistee River Valley at Northern Michigan fall color peak is a must-visit.  Here are four terrific ways to experience spectacular fall color touring in Manistee: Float it, fish […]

  • Northern Michigan's Vogue Theatre on the Rise in Manistee

    Thanks to big-screen names including Michael Moore and John C. Reilly, the renovation of Manistee’s historic Vogue Theatre is set to be completed this year.

  • northern michigan canoe Three Perfect Trips for Northern Michigan Paddling for a Day or a Weekend

    Favorite river routes from the man who brought Northern Michigan canoeing to the masses.

  • T.J.’s Pub

    Take a step down from the sloped sidewalk for panini, Mex and pizza below the stately Ramsdell Inn.

  • River Street Station

    Cheers-esque, smoky burger-and-ribs joint with a summer deck that affords an up-close view of the freighter action along the Manistee River.

  • Rico’s

    East Lake’s welcoming, true North watering hole with fresh smelt, delicate saddles of frog legs or smoky adobo beef spring rolls. 

  • Bungalow Inn

    This former rustic cabin offers steak, ribs and fish-fry specials, perch.

  • Boathouse Grill

    Fresh seafood, steaks, burgers and sandwiches, nightly specials.

  • Video: Get Cooking with The Ideal Kitchen in Manistee

    Downtown Manistee Michigan is home to The Ideal Kitchen, a beautiful one-stop shop for the epicurean within all. Join owner Shelley Doyen in a video tour and […]

  • Northern Michigan Vacations: Towns and Summer Festivals in Benzie

    Northern Michigan Vacations: Travel along the West Shore to these quaint towns and summer festivals