Historic Hotel and Conference Facilities. Located in the very heart of downtown, guests will enjoy an indoor pool, whirlpool & health club, Minerva's Restaurant & Bar featuring breakfast, lunch & dinner. Beacon Lounge on 10th floor of the Tower, offers unmatched panoramic views of Traverse City and Grand Traverse Bay, featuring entertainment, martinis and drink specials, appetizers and desserts. Beaches and shopping are just steps form our front door. Centrally located to a multitude of area attractions.