Winter Lodging Specials

Enjoy the beauty of West Michigan blanketed in snow as you plan your ski or snowmobile adventure, family holiday vacation, or a wintery weekend getaway. Take advantage of winter lodging specials and packages to help with planning your winter travels.

For more lodging information, check out our list of Places to Stay or the Savings/Specials section of our website.

Experience your perfect Northern Michigan winter getaway with Courtyard by Marriott Petoskey’s cozy low rates! Gather around the fire pit as you watch the snow fall, enjoy a dip in the hot tub, an evening of games in the arcade, or a day on the slopes at one of many nearby ski hills. Whatever the purpose of your winter trip, the Courtyard by Marriott Petoskey will have you feeling relaxed, rejuvenated, and inspired. 

Experience the European Christkindlmarkt December 13th &14th and spend the whole weekend with Bay Harbor Village Hotel & Conference Center in Petoskey. It’s the perfect pre-holiday package starting at $159.00 per night.

Enjoy an intimate, romantic getaway weekend at Inn at Bay Harbor in Petoskey that includes lodging, valet parking, use of snowshoes and more starting at $171.00 midweek.

Relax and recover from the holiday at Trout Creek Condominiums in Petoskey January 7th through 15th with special post holiday rates. Lower rates and less traffic on the slopes add up to a great gift for you.

Say goodbye to 2019 with a fabulous dinner followed by dancing to a fantastic jazz band at the Terrace Inn & 1911 Restaurant in Petoskey. Stay the night with a special New Year’s Eve package, $199 for a queen or twin room or a two-night stay for $279. Package includes dinner and entertainment for two as well as breakfast. Can’t make it for New Year’s? Plan your winter weekend getaway with a two night stay in a cottage room, as well as dinner for two, for $239.

Enjoy a winter getaway to Shanty Creek Resort in Bellaire without breaking the bank. With more than 400 lodging options, Shanty Creek has every room size and variety, along with low lodging-only rates and custom lodging packages that include discounted lift tickets.

Grand Traverse Resort and Spa in Williamsburg has a number of options for your winter weekend getaway or holiday planning. 

  •  VIP Wine & Spa Package: Available on select weekends, the VIP Wine and Spa Weekend is a perfect getaway for couples and friends looking to experience Traverse City’s award-winning wine scene. The team from Spa Grand Traverse partners with local wineries to offer a truly unique wine experience.
  • New Year’s Eve “Take the Elevator Home” Package: This package includes a night’s stay along with entrance to the Midnight in the Mitten New Year’s Eve Party at the resort. Celebrate the night away, then take the elevator home for a stress-free and fun holiday evening.
  • January 31st Spa & Culinary Weekend: Get cooking with Chef Mickey Cannon at the Spa & Culinary Weekend at Grand Traverse Resort and Spa! The package includes two night’s accommodations, two breakfasts in the Sweetwater American Bistro, a relaxing spa treatment, and a private group cooking class with the resort’s Director of Food & Beverage. This weekend promotes overall wellness by keeping meals light and healthy! Chef Mickey will teach you how to make Shrimp & Quinoa Salad with dried cranberries, candied walnuts, onion, cucumber, pear tomatoes, and feta cheese. The cooking class will be held at Aerie Restaurant & Lounge on Saturday, February 1st, from 2:00-4:00 pm.

Take a Winter Escape at a Winery Farm at Black Star Farms in Suttons Bay. This special is valid for two nights in the room of your choice, including suites if available, Sunday through Thursday from January 1, 2020 through April 30, 2020.  Upon arrival you will be upgraded to a bottle of Bedazzled Sparkling Wine and two Black Star Farms flutes for you to take home.  

Bring the family to Treetops Resort in Gaylord for special FamJam packages this winter. Packages include options like dog sledding, extreme tubing, and sleigh rides. Kids age six and under ski free all winter! 

Fishing doesn’t stop during winter on the historic Pere Marquette River near Baldwin. Join the Pere Marquette River Lodge for December Steelhead School, taking place December 13th-15th. The school includes two nights lodging, breakfasts, lunches and a half day guide trip for $405 per person (based on double occupancy). The Lodge is also hosting a December Pheasant Hunt. Call the fly shop and make either event an early Christmas gift for a loved one. Looking for lodging for the family snowmobiling trip this winter? Pere Marquette River Lodge is located right in the heart of trail country! 

If you’re looking for a cozy getaway, consider the many warm options in Pure Ludington. Lodging deals and packages are offered for the winter season, when you can take advantage of the many outdoor recreational activities or stay inside for an intimate retreat.

The Inn at Harbor Shores invites you to a winter weekend in St. Joseph with the Magical Ice Fest Package, January 31st-February 2nd. Package includes a harbor view guest room, $30 breakfast credit at Plank’s Tavern, $10 credit to Rise & Shine, Inn logo’d souvenir, 20% off spa services at the Spa at Harbor Shores (by appointment only), and transportation to the Benton Harbor Ice Fest for $169 per night.