Valentine’s Day and President’s Day always land smack-dab on the 14th and 17th of February, but this year the two holidays span the workin’ man’s best friend: the weekend! If you’ve been struck by Cupid’s Arrow, can manage to sneak out of the office on Friday the 14th, and are yearning for a getaway in Northern Michigan, the following rundown of special Valentine’s Day packages should guide you and your sweetheart to the perfect Up North hotel or resort.

The Casanova…

Book the Grand Traverse Resort’s Carefree Getaway Package or Relax & Recharge Spa Package for February 13-16 and receive a bottle of domestic champagne and chocolate-covered strawberries delivered to your room after check-in. Enjoy a truly one-of-a-kind romantic atmosphere at Aerie Restaurant with stunning panoramic views from high atop our 17-story Tower; this year’s Aerie Valentine’s Day dinner features a delicious 3-course meal for only $75 per couple, plus tax and gratuity. And for you shopaholics: 20 percent off nearly everything in the Resort’s Gallery of Shops during Valentine’s Day weekend!

For reservations, call 800.236.1577 or visit


The Prince Charming…

Visit Charlevoix’s Weathervane Terrace Inn & Suites to experience their 2014 Valentine’s Day Special: from February 14-17, enjoy two nights in patio room with two queen beds for only $199.99.  The package also includes two tickets to tour nearby Castle Farms, a free slot play at Odawa Casino Resort, a complimentary appetizer from Stafford’s Weathervane restaurant, and two free-drink certificates for downtown Charlevoix pubs.

For reservations, call 231.547.9955 or visit


The Romeo…Remodel_JPG

Enjoy a Standard, Junior Suite or Deluxe Suite at McGuire’s Resort in Cadillac for only $165 a night, and tack on chocolates, champagne or roses when you book to enhance the romance of the stay. Additional perks? Kids stay free, complimentary breakfast, a heated swimming pool, dining certificates, and only 20 minutes from a nearby skier’s paradise, Caberfae Peaks.

For reservations, call 800.632.7302 or visit

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