Looking for an affordable hotel for a family vacation? The perfect setting for a romantic getaway? A room with a view? Here’s your guide to Traverse City hotels.

the anchor inn by the bay

Kitchens in the cottages, complimentary WiFi and a private beach are some of the reasons to enjoy this vintage-inspired, cozy inn.
12068 S West-Bay Shore Dr., 231.714.4484

antiquities’ wellington inn

This 1905 neo-classical mansion offers sumptuous old-world grandeur within walking distance to downtown Traverse City and the beaches of Grand Traverse Bay. Full breakfast, WiFi, private baths.
230 Wellington St., 231.922.9900

baymont by wyndham

Boasting signature hometown hospitality, there are also complimentary hot breakfasts, WiFi, an indoor pool and fitness center, and pets are welcome.
2326 N. US-31, 231.421.6688

bayshore resort

The perfect home base for enjoying all your recreational activities and downtown shopping. All of the top amenities are included, along with a fitness room, guest laundry and complimentary shuttle to the airport.
833 E. Front St., 231.935.4400

baywatch resort

Casual beachfront hotel offering parking, gorgeous views of the bay, and understated rooms with whirlpool tubs, microwaves and minifridges. Complimentary breakfast and wifi are included.
1529 US-31, 231.943.2800

beach condominiums hotel-resort

30 one-bedroom units, each with views of East Grand Traverse Bay. All units are on the water, offering personal sundecks, a sandy beach and nearby boat launch. Listed for rent on Airbnb and VRBO.
1995 N. US Highway 31

beach haus resort

Decorated in a Bavarian style, there are hotel rooms, suites and a penthouse. Enjoy private patios or balconies, in-room refrigerator and wet bar, and BBQ grills on the sandy beach.
1489 N. US Highway, 231.947.3560

best western four seasons

Enjoy a hot breakfast, appliances in rooms and completely renovated rooms and bathrooms.
305 Munson Ave. (US-31), 231.946.8424

blossom hotel & suites

A cozy hotel with an indoor pool and spa, in-suite jacuzzis, and located conveniently near East Grand Traverse Bay.
1614 US-31 N., 231.938.0288

brio beach inn

Enjoy the completely renovated “Cottage Inn,” offering breathtaking views of the bay with beachfront access almost literally at your doorstep.
1465 US-31 N., 231.946.6930

cambria suites traverse city

Upscale accommodations and amenities in Traverse City—great for corporate or leisure travel. Fitness center and full-service restaurant.
255 Munson Ave. (US-31), 231.778.9000

chateau chantal winery and b&b

Cozy rooms to spacious suites, featuring views of vineyards and fresh water, terrace or balcony, wet bar, whirlpool tub, high ceilings, and elegant furnishings.
15900 Rue Devin, 231.223.4110

traverse city wine, winery, old mission, chateau chantal

Photo by Daniel Oswalt

cherry tree inn & suites

Amenities include a complimentary hot breakfast with locally roasted and freshly ground coffee, and indoor and outdoor heated pools with a sauna.
2345 N. US-31, 833.253.7985

comfort inn

This modern two-story budget hotel is a 5-minute walk from the shore of Grand Traverse Bay and 2.3 miles from Traverse City. Free transportation, hot breakfast, fitness center and more.
460 Munson Ave. (US-31), 231.778.8000

country inn & suites by radisson

Offering standard rooms as well as deluxe suites with fireplaces and jacuzzis and a family suite that sleeps six. Close to Traverse City restaurants and shopping. Restaurant and cafe.
420 Munson Ave., 231.668.7280

courtyard by marriott

Enjoy an indoor pool and hot tub, 24-hour fitness center, market, outdoor courtyard with fireplace, laundry, cocktail lounge and bistro serving breakfast, dinner and Starbucks coffee.
3615 South Airport Rd., 231.929.1800

days inn & suites by wyndham

Standard rooms plus deluxe whirlpool and fireplace suites, right across from Grand Traverse Bay and close to Traverse City restaurants and shopping.
1870 US-31 N., 231.709.4989

delamar traverse city

A full-service resort located waterfront in downtown Traverse City, featuring 179 newly renovated guest rooms, coffee makers, hair dryers, iron and ironing board, WiFi, cable television.
615 E. Front St., 231.947.3700

econo lodge

Complimentary continental breakfast, indoor heated pool and whirlpool, and close proximity to Interlochen Center for the Arts and Traverse City shopping and restaurants.
1065 M-37 S., 231.943.3040

fairfield inn by marriott

Standard rooms and suites are offered, all the amenities including indoor pool and spa, and is near Traverse City restaurants, shopping, medical center and local wineries.
3701 N Country Dr., 231.922.7900

grand beach resort hotel

Standard rooms plus family suites, king rooms with whirlpool and two-bedroom apartments. Each room features a refrigerator and a private balcony. Heated indoor spa and pool.
1683 US-31 N., 231.938.4455

grand traverse resort & spa

A full-service, year-round, golf, spa, vacation and conference destination offering nearly 600 rooms, suites and condos. Indoor water playground, shopping gallery, diverse restaurants and lounges.
100 Grand Traverse Village Blvd., 231.534.6000

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great wolf lodge

Log lodge with an array of suites, indoor water park, full-service spa, bunk-bed rooms for kids, tents to pitch, two-bedroom luxury suites, whirlpool and fireplace suites and loft and fireplace suites.
3575 US-31 S., 866.478.9653

grey hare inn vineyard b&b

An elegant country vineyard estate located in the heart of Northern Michigan Wine Country on Old Mission Peninsula. Panoramic vineyard, orchard, and scenic bay views. Wine-related cuisine is a gourmet prelude to nearby wine tasting.
1994 Carroll Rd., Traverse City, 231.947.2214

hampton inn

Featuring 124 rooms, free airport shuttle, indoor pool and whirlpool, on and off-site fitness center, business center, and located right across the street from beautiful Grand Traverse Bay.
1000 US-31 N., 231.946.8900

holiday inn express

Offers standard guest rooms, 16 suites and executive suites. Located near Traverse City restaurants and shopping, indoor pools and fitness center. Kids eat free.
3536 Mt. Hope Rd., 1.800.465.4329

hotel indigo

107 inviting guest rooms and suites. The Warehouse Kitchen + Cork offers sophisticated casual dining for breakfast, lunch and dinner. H&L Social is a rooftop bar with stunning views of West Grand Traverse Bay.
263 W. Grandview Pkwy., 231.932.0500

Drone view of Hotel Indigo

Photo by Dave Weidner

howard johnson by wyndham

Begin your Lake Michigan vacation with a complimentary breakfast in our newly renovated hotel lobby. Near Traverse City shopping and restaurants and Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore.
417 Munson Ave., 231.715.3074

island view cottages

Rustic cottages on a private beach offering free Wi-Fi, picnic areas with BBQ grills & a playground.
853 E. Front St., 231.947.2863

the inn at chateau grand traverse

With beautiful views of wineries and Grand Traverse Bay, the rooms in this inn offer private balconies, appliances and a complimentary bottle of wine for each night.
12301 Center Rd., 231.938.6120

lakeshore resort TC

A private and charming beachfront stay overlooking the East Bay in Traverse City. Comprised of 12 cottages and condos, each with a full kitchen and air conditioning. The entire resort is pet and smoke-free.
1897 US-31 N., 231.938.1094

mitchell creek inn

Offering standard rooms and larger kitchenette rooms or a two-bedroom cottage. Mitchell Creek flows through the back of the property and a new paved bike path connects to the TART Trail.
894 Munson Ave., 231.947.933

moonlight bay resort

Rustic retreat with cabins & cottages by the lake, a private beach, water trampoline, canoes & a tennis court.
4095 Moonlight Bay Trl., 231.946.5967

neahtawanta inn

Kayak, relax on the beach, or cozy up fireside at this five-room inn with an elevated Northern Michigan cottage feel.
1308 Neahtawanta Rd., 231.223.7315

north shore inn

Right on the beach, this hotel features one- and two-bedroom units with larger units accommodating five people. Most have two separate bedrooms and a sofa-bed in the living room. All condo units face the water.
2305 N. US-31, 231.935.2365

old mission inn

Northern Michigan’s oldest continually operating historic hotel. Walking distance to the beach with boat launch, nearby bike trails or cross country ski trails. Smoke free facility.
18599 Mission Rd., 231.223.7770

oviatt house b&b

Cozy B&B set in a quaint 1900 home offering warm rooms, plus a guest kitchen & a garden deck.
244 E. Eighth St., 231.675.6709

park place hotel

Historic hotel offers 140 guest rooms and suites, a restaurant on site and the Beacon Lounge at the Top of the Park for beverages, entertainment and a view of the city and Grand Traverse Bay.
300 E. State St., 231.946.5000

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parkshore resort

Located right on the water, beachfront rooms, court-side rooms with balconies, efficiency suites, living room and kitchenettes, and beachfront whirlpool suites that have two bedrooms, fireplaces and balconies.
1401 US-31 N., 231.947.3800

pinestead reef resort

With direct water frontage and 700′ of sugar-sand beach, this no-smoking facility also offers full-sized kitchens in every unit, indoor pools and sauna, exercise and game rooms.
1265 US-31 N., 231.947.4010

pointes north beachfront resort hotel

A resort condo hotel on 300′ of beach on Grand Traverse Bay. Every updated room is on the beach with views of the water. Jacuzzi whirlpools, mini-kitchens, private terraces.
2211 US-31 N., 231.938.9191

quality inn by the bay

Right across from Grand Traverse Bay, there are also hot tub suites and two-room suites. The TART Trail runs behind the property and offers 10 miles of paved path for recreation.
1492 US-31 N., 231.668.7294

ranch rudolph resort

A 195-acre, four-season resort on the beautiful Boardman River, surrounded by the Pere Marquette State Forest. Family-friendly environment. Kayaking, horseback riding, and more.
6841 Brown Bridge Rd., 231.947.9529

restwood motel

This motel has 15 rooms on a shaded lot. Four stand-alone rooms/cabins are also available. Near Traverse City restaurants and motels, Cherry Capital Airport, Grand Traverse Bay and Michigan wineries.
1566 US-31 N., 231.938.1130

seasons inn traverse city

Simple rooms in a relaxed budget hotel offering an indoor pool & a hot tub, plus free breakfast and parking.
1582 US-31, 231.938.3002

shoestring resort

This resort is located within walking distance from the Boardman River and Arbutus Lake where boats can be rented for fishing. Nineteen one- to three-bedroom cottages and two bedroom mobiles.
2960 Arbutus Hill Rd., 231.946.9227

sierra motel

With only a short walk to public beaches, small appliances and WiFi in every room, you are provided with a peaceful and comfortable place to stay on your trip away from home.
230 Munson Ave., 231.946.7720

sleep inn and suites

Not only are you treated to complimentary breakfast, heated pool and spa, exercise room, and other amenities, but you also enjoy refreshing views of Grand Traverse Bay and woods and forests.
5520 US-31 N., 231.938.7000

sugar beach resort

An array of guest rooms are available, along with the usual amenities, including complete laundry facilities and some private balconies. Best of all, you’ll enjoy 600′ of beach on East Grand Traverse Bay.
1773 US-31 N., 231.938.0100

tamarack lodge

Units have water views, private balconies, and fully-equipped kitchens. Beachside activities such as bonfire pits, boat and jet ski rentals and a swimming dock are part of the waterfront lodge experience.
2035 US-31 N., 231.938.9744

traverse area home

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traverse bay inn

Spacious one- and two-bedroom family and executive suites (all non-smoking) with fully equipped kitchens and jacuzzis or fireplace, give you the space you need for a pleasant stay near Traverse City.
2300 US-31 N., 231.938.2646

Photo(s) by Taylor Brown