Fall is the perfect time to plan a getaway in West Michigan. With fall colors tours, Halloween events, and more happening throughout the state, you’ll want to get out and see everything. Take advantage of fall lodging specials and packages to make it easier when planning your fall adventure.
Mackinac Island in autumn means magnificently colorful views, end of season sales, lightly populated sidewalks, quiet bike rides, romantic dinners, and scenic carriage rides. Sink your teeth into caramel apples and fudge or try a taste of fresh Butternut Squash Soup at the acclaimed 1852 Grill Room. Roast s’mores at the chimneas or play chess by the lobby fireplace. Island House Hotel Fall Getaway Savings Package includes Mackinac Island’s essential autumn items: accommodations, a slice of limited-edition pumpkin fudge from Ryba’s Fudge Shops, round-trip ferry tickets, and an embroidered Island House Hotel fleece lap blanket. $156 for a one-night stay in a traditional room and $99 for each additional night. Based on double occupancy. Discounted package rate also offered for deluxe and premium rooms. Book now for any weeknight in October. All Island House Hotel reservations include complimentary luggage transfer to and from the hotel. Sign up for exclusive Mackinac Island Savings at 906 Rewards Club.
The Inn at Stonecliffe on Mackinac Island is running a 20% off Studio Suites special for the fall.
Mission Point Resort on Mackinac Island is the epitome of a true pure Michigan experience. This October, slow down, reconnect and watch the island seamlessly transition between the intensity of summer to the serenity of fall. Explore the island’s autumn transformation as you indulge in a little local flavor with Mission Point’s Fall Foliage, Food & Wine package. One night’s accommodation includes 2 glasses of wine per person and 1 appetizer per room from Round Island Bar & Grill as well as round-trip ferry tickets and breakfast each morning. Prices for this package start at $117.00 per adult. You are also invited to make Mackinac a stop on your own personal fall color tour with Mission Point’s Bed & Breakfast package. Included with accommodations are all the staples to uniquely experience Mackinac Island, including breakfast at Round Island Bar & Grill and ferry tickets to and from the island – the rest is up to you with deals starting at $176.00 per adult. Picturesquely framed in shades of red and orange, tour the glowing autumn colors of Mackinac by taking your own horse-drawn carriage, biking the perimeter, exploring the 70+ miles of hiking and biking trails, or sailing the Straits at sunset. Experience Mission Point in a new light this fall as leaves are changing, air is cool and crisp, crowds are smaller, and rates are more attractive on Mackinac Island.
Say Hello to Fall on Drummond Island: Drummond Island Resort is home to numerous walking trails boasting all the fall colors to delight your senses. Take advantage of their low fall rates and see for yourself! Pins Bar & Grill is open for lunch and dinner so stop by for some delicious comfort food before hitting the trails at Turtle Ridge Off-Road Park or skeet shooting at The Cedars.
With more than 400 lodging options, Shanty Creek Resort has lodging for every family size and budget. All of the Stay + Play Packages are 100% customized to fit your needs and interests. When you choose Shanty Creek, you can build a custom package that bundles everyday low rates on lodging with discounted rounds of golf, lift tickets, and more. Visit ShantyCreek.com/Stay to build a custom package or call (866) 695-5010.
The Northern Michigan beverage scene is HOT! At Black Star Farms‘ 10 room Inn in Suttons Bay, you’ll find a beverage cooler in your room stocked with a complimentary bottle of Black Star Farms house wine and two NOMI Cherry Sparkling Waters to enjoy as you relax on the front porch rocking chairs. Other amenities include:
- VIP tasting in the exclusive Barrel Room
- Nightly hospitality hour with wine and hors ‘dourves
- Gourmet farm-fresh breakfast
- Property-wide discounts
- Use of of onsite recreation trails
- Use of of in-house sauna
Just enter promo code FallFab19 for online reservations or mention this special when booking over the phone at (231) 944-1251. This package cannot be combined with other discounts or promotions. New reservations only.
The Courtyard by Marriott is opening this month in Petoskey. The carefully crafted property features king rooms, double queen rooms, suites, The Bistro, Starbucks, indoor pool, hot tub, fitness center, business center, family zone, and arcade. Hand-selected packages allow you to design your perfect Northern Michigan trip exploring the town, working hard in your room, or simply relaxing on property. No matter the purpose of your trip to Northern Michigan, the Courtyard by Marriott Petoskey at Victories Square is your ideal destination. Visit www.marriott.com/plncy to be among the first to experience true luxury for a great price in the beautiful city of Petoskey.
Looking for the perfect place to stay during your fall getaway? Check out the lodging specials – including money-saving Fall Flex Packages – in the Petoskey Area. Find discounts available near the famous Tunnel of Trees (M119) route beginning in Harbor Springs and throughout Alanson, Boyne Falls, Petoskey, and Bay Harbor.
Visit Charlevoix and get exclusive savings at area accommodations. Take a look through their complete list of Charlevoix area specials to plan your fall getaway.
Turn your Fall Color Tour into an Autumn Adventure! When you book your room this fall at the Holiday Inn Express & Suites Ludington at the standard rate, for only $5 more you’ll receive a lovely Fall Color Tour Gift Basket, filled with sweets, treats, and information needed for a perfect West Michigan Color Tour. Call the hotel today at (231)845-7311 for details and to book your Autumn Adventure!
Plan your Mt. Pleasant trip with Michigan’s Central Swing Fall discount rates! Choose from 10 champion style courses and 10 relaxing retreats to create your perfect golf getaway. Tell MCS what you want and they do the rest for you! Michigan’s Central Swing – Michigan’s answer to great golf.
Looking for a fall midweek getaway? Then check out the Fall Cabin Specials at Covert/South Haven KOA. Stay two or more nights Sunday through Thursday and save up to $25/night. If you are looking for some “spooktacular” fun, then visit the Covert/South Haven KOA October 4th-6th or October 11th-13th, featuring site decorating, trick-or-treating, a Halloween-themed magic show, Haunted Forest Hayride, Pumpkin carving/decorating, games, and of course end the evening with some delicious cider and donuts. The last weekend of camping is a great time for all things Fall. Leaf peepers will enjoy peak color around this time of year. KOA will be hosting the 13th Annual Chili Cookoff, and Downtown South Haven will be having their annual Haven Harvest Festival. Don’t miss out on some amazing fall camping and events October 18th-20th.
If fall adventures are bringing you to the Saugatuck area, check out the lodging deals from the Saugatuck Douglas Area Convention & Visitors Bureau for a full list of fall getaway packages.