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Spider Lake Retreat

Four Season Getaway for Family Fun or Business.

Regardless of the season Spider Lake Retreat is a perfect vacation destination. Located on the beautiful and peaceful setting of Spider Lake, we offer year-round accommodations and easy access to many outdoor activities for your family getaway, social group gathering or business function. You have exclusive use of the entire 20,000+ sq. ft. retreat and waterfront property for your privacy and pleasure.

Family Vacation

It can be difficult to find a vacation rental to accommodate a large family or a family reunion. Spider Lake Retreat is the answer, 16 bedrooms, 18 bathrooms, and a dining room that seats 64. The fully equipped kitchen, walk-out deck and private sandy beach are perfect for large family vacations. Visit the accommodations page to learn more.

Group or business gathering

Unlike traditional hotel settings, the Retreat layout encourages group interaction throughout your stay, yet allows for plenty of privacy for individuals. The Retreat is ideal for board meetings, sales team meetings, corporate entertaining and team building. The exclusive use of the facility allows you to create whatever atmosphere is most conducive to your business’s goals.

Spider Lake Retreat
4370 North Spider Lake Road
Traverse City, MI 49686

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Harold’s Resort – Spider Lake

Harold’s Resort is located on a private peninsula, surrounded by Spider Lake on three sides. Six log cabins and one “Honeymoon Cottage” are located on our little piece of heaven. It’s blissfully quiet, private and very secluded… it’s PERFECT! Our newest additions are private hot tubs on the screened-in porches of cabins #4 & #5 overlooking the lake, absolutely ideal for a romantic weekend getaway!

Harold’s Resort has the best sandy, shallow, safe, warm beach on Spider Lake. Our furnished cabins with equipped kitchens are here for your enjoyment.

All cabins include a rowboat, kettle grill and a picnic table. Bring your poles, the fishing is excellent! We have outboard motors, a pontoon boat, kayaks and fishing boats available for rent.

Harold’s Resort
1054 Resort Drive
Traverse City, MI 49686

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The Hotel Frankfort

Centered in Frankfort’s historic Main Street, just two blocks from one of the most picturesque beaches of Lake Michigan, sits the historic Hotel Frankfort. Our 83 year old boutique hotel boasts 17 guest rooms, all with private baths, individually controlled heating and air-conditioning units and each decorated with a unique theme. Our larger suites feature whirlpool tubs or sauna, two-story rooms, and even a fireplace – perfect for your spectacular Northern Michigan getaway!

Feel like dining in? We have a full scale restaurant, dining room and bar along with corporate conference facilities, with gourmet catered meals available for gatherings of up to 200.

Come let us serve you in style and experience all Northern Michigan has to offer. From biking, to fishing our famous Salmon runs, snow skiing, sailing, or experiencing a great meal at one of our many unique restaurants, or even just watching a gorgeous sunset – Frankfort is the perfect place to explore! Whatever your pleasure, you’ll be charmed by The Hotel Frankfort’s blend of old world graciousness, modern-day amenities and peerless personalized service.

Hotel Frankfort
231 Main St.
Frankfort, MI 49635


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Sunrise Landing Motel & Resort – Northport

Located right on the shore of West Grand Traverse Bay just south of Northport, we are close to four seasons of fun: art galleries, antique stores, wineries, fine dining, fishing, skiing, the Grand Traverse Lighthouse and the Leelanau Sands Casino. Our private, 150′ sandy beach and well kept units and grounds against the background of Grand Traverse Bay and Leelanau County ensure that your stay will be scenic, peaceful and quiet.

Sunrise Landing Motel & Resort
6530 N. West Bay Shore Drive
Northport, MI 49670

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