Located on the shores of Lake Huron amidst the serene natural beauty of Mackinac Island, Mission Point Resort is renowned for its genuine hospitality,  breathtaking views, and exceptional amenities. Now viewers can experience sunrises and breathtaking views no matter their location through its webcam. Michigan’s Crown Jewel is always a media highlight, and the webcam is the perfect opportunity to showcase its beauty and of course,  the weather from Michigan’s most famous lawn, The Great Lawn at Mission Point Resort. View the webcam.

2024 Season News: 

Celebrating 10 Years of ownership, the Ware Family is unveiling its 2024 packages and experiential offerings. The resort aims to elevate guest experiences to new heights, catering to a diverse range of preferences and interests. 

“Our family and team are excited to be celebrating 10 years and are rolling out packages and experiences for everyone coming to the island this season,” says Liz Ware, Vice President of Sales and Marketing. “Our package offerings are meticulously crafted to deliver unparalleled value.  Whether you're seeking family-friendly fun, culinary indulgence, or relaxation by the lakeshore,  there is something for you at Mission Point.  

In addition, we are offering many new activities, experiences, and some of the finest dining on the island whether you are staying at the resort, elsewhere, or visiting for the day. You are invited to  experience as much of the resort as possible.”  

The resort offers eight packages, kicking off with its Pre-season package followed by the popular  Mother’s Day package. As the only resort on Mackinac Island allowing dogs, the season-wide  Pooch at the Point Package is an obvious choice for those who enjoy traveling with their “whole family”. Other season-long packages include the Sunrise Bed & Breakfast, Experience Mackinac,  Romance, and Wawashkamo Golf. The Fall Experience packages run from September 2nd through the end of the season. 2024 Mission Point Package Offerings.

Highlights of April and May packages: 

  • Pre-Season Package - April 26 through May 9th- This package is ideal for those wanting to experience the island awakening to Spring when it is less crowded, the fireplace is on, and the rates are the best of the season. It includes Shepler’s ferry tickets, luggage transfer from the dock to the resort, and a $25 food credit per adult and teen per day.  
  • Staff recommendation: Joey Swatzell, Mission Point’s Grounds Supervisor, recommends going on a NEW bird-watching walk, it is migratory season, and seeing the custom-made Purple Martin  Birdhouse shaped like Mission Point and made by his grandfather. You can find all of Mission Point  Experiences here
  • Mother’s Day Package - May 10th and 11th- Bring Mom up for the weekend or just one night to celebrate and treat her to an island adventure. The package includes a $50 food & beverage credit per adult and teen (children 12 and under eat free from Mission Point’s kid's menu), a beautiful seasonal fruit plate delivered on your day of arrival, Shepler’s Ferry tickets, and luggage transfer from the dock to the resort.  
  • Staff recommendation: Taylor Maertz, Director of Operations, recommends surprising mom with a spa treatment. Lakeside Spa and Salon is where you can truly pamper mom on the island with anything from a facial to a massage to a manicure and pedicure.  

New Curated Experiences for 2024 

As a part of the 10th Anniversary Celebration, Mission Point has created new experiential  offerings with most available to everyone on the island. Headlining is The McCartney Years, a  dynamic and spellbinding live concert in the iconic Mission Point Theater delivering an  unforgettable journey through the life of Paul McCartney and his timeless hits. The family-friendly  shows will run May 24th to September 1st, and will play Wednesdays through Sundays at 3:00  p.m. Other offerings include bird watching, painting classes and a variety of special culinary  events and cooking workshops all of which can be found at Mission Point Experiences


Mackinac Island has been named USA Today’s Best Summer Travel Destination, #1 Best Island in  the Continental United States, Most Tourist Friendly City in the U.S. and many more. Mission Point  Resort was also named #2 on the Conde Naste “Top Resorts in the United States”.

Doors open for the 2024 Season this Friday, April 26th