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12 West Michigan Cities Featuring Getaway Specials this Winter

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 plan your winter travels.

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

1. Union Pier

Book one night at the Garden Grove Inn in November or December and get the second night half off with the promotional code Winter Garden. Enjoy some warm and cozy time in the tub or in front of a fireplace, or explore the area’s local restaurants and winter activities. Book your stay today here.

2. South Haven

South Haven has several fantastic lodging specials for the month of December, including a few offering a complimentary night’s stay with the purchase of one night! See a list of area deals here.

3. Kalamazoo

It couldn’t be easier to enjoy a safe weekend getaway in Kalamazoo! Discover unbelievable deals that come with everything you need to enjoy a trip to Kalamazoo, including overnight accommodations, free hotel parking, and more. Find a list of promotions here.

4. Baldwin

Join the Pere Marquette River Lodge, an Orvis-endorsed fly fishing outfitter, for their December Steelhead School from December 10-12. The school includes two nights lodging, lunches, and a half-day guide trip. Located right in the heart of trail country, the lodge is also a prime location for a family snowmobiling trip this winter! Learn more at their website here.

5. Ludington

Check out the annual West Michigan B&B Christmas Cookie Tour on December 3-5 to see beautiful local inns decked out for the holidays – and sample delicious cookies too! Or visit Downtown Ludington on December 11 for their Cookie Walk. Find great accommodations in Ludington here.

6. Mecosta County

Mecosta County meets all of your lodging needs. From full-service accommodations at your favorite franchise hotel to the comforts of home at a locally owned property – come experience quality along with our home town charm as you Explore the Big Rapids Region this Winter Season! See a full list of the area’s hotels and current specials here.

7. Petoskey

To welcome you to Michigan’s winter funland, many of the Petoskey area hotels, motels, condos, and inns are offering lodging specials throughout the winter. Visit their local Visitors Bureau’s website to find a great lodging package just for you.

8. Charlevoix

The “Cozy Up at The Earl” package is sure to warm you up this winter! Book this package to enjoy a unique hot cocoa charcuterie board and two Hotel Earl travel mugs plus overnight accommodations for two. During your visit, stay toasty warm near their lobby fireplace, or in their outdoor jacuzzi. Book your stay here.

9. Bellaire

Enjoy a winter getaway to Shanty Creek Resort without breaking the bank. With more than 400 lodging options, Shanty Creek has a variety of package options, from lodging-only rates, to custom lodging packages that include lift tickets. Visit their website today to build your custom package.

10. Walloon Lake

Enjoy the vintage elegance, northern atmosphere, and unlimited adventure at Hotel Walloon. They are centrally located near many of Northern Michigan’s premier ski resorts, providing easy access to the hills this winter. This winter, they are offering a variety of deals, including their Stay & Ski promotion, Complimentary Sixth Night, and AAA/AARP Member Rates. To find all the details on their current promotions, visit their website here.

11. Copper Harbor

Visit the Keweenaw Mountain Lodge for an adventure in the Upper Peninsula this winter! They remain open year round, so you can enjoy their cross-country skiing and snowshoe trails. Winter lodging guests receive a 10% discount on food and beverage purchases at the Lodge during their stay, plus a breakfast burrito and coffee for breakfast each day of your stay. Make your winter reservation today here.

12. Drummond Island

The holidays are quickly approaching and Drummond Island Resort invites you to join them for holiday fun this winter. Their “Holidays at Drummond Island Package” includes a festively decorated lodge room or cabin, two Drummond Island Resort tumblers, cooked to order breakfast each morning for each guest, and a $100 resort credit to be used for resort amenities such as snowshoe rental, cross country ski rental, ice skating, and more. Book the Holiday package here.