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Shanty Creek Resorts

5780 Shanty Creek Rd, Bellaire, MI 49615-8311
+1 800-678-4111
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Wonderful Weekend

The room was fantastic--beautiful view! The grounds are very well manicured and have gorgeous... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Kathy L
Saginaw, Michigan
Cedar River Golf Course is a Must Play

We've been playing golf in Northern Michigan for a long time now but had never played at Cedar... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Littleton, Colorado
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An iconic ski and golf resort in northern Michigan, Shanty Creek Resorts is a three-resort experiences in one. Its three villages of SCR (Summit, Cedar River and Schuss) span 4,500 acres across hardwood forests, rolling meadows and atop mountain bluffs with miles of scenic vistas. With nearly 500 lodging options, multiple dining venues, four award-winning golf courses, two ski mountains, an 8-lane tubing park, six terrain parks, and a fitness center and wellness spa, plus over 35,000 sq ft of conference and special event space, Shanty Creek Resorts has been an Up North destination for generations.
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good25%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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5780 Shanty Creek Rd, Bellaire, MI 49615-8311
+1 800-678-4111
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The room was fantastic--beautiful view! The grounds are very well manicured and have gorgeous flowers. The staff is beyond friendly and helpful--well trained. A great place for a getaway!

Thank Kathy L
Reviewed 6 days ago

We've been playing golf in Northern Michigan for a long time now but had never played at Cedar River. This is a wonderful course that is very fair, beautiful, well-manicured, and as challenging as you'd like it to be by playing the right set of...More

Thank T S
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a beautiful golf course and we had perfect weather. I am not a golfer but I could tell that this course is well above average. The staff was personable and eager to help. We missed a draw for door prizes at the club...More

Thank Robert M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My sons and I had a great time golfing both courses. We found the challenging and fun to play. The views are awesome. The courses well maintained. We went after 3:00 for the reduced rates and had the course almost to ourselves. A good time...More

Thank Ned G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent location for a group golf outing. Beautiful courses, excellent staff , and amazing scenery throughout the resort. There is no reason to leave the confines of Shanty Creek Resort but if you do there are endless activities and destinations throughout the area!

Thank rock33ka
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Fair rates, a great setting and friendly service made it a pleasant stay. We didn't golf but the fairways and greens were lush.

Thank Randy V
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Took my adult son on a golf retreat and everything at Shanty Creek made this a great vacation. The Lakeview Hotel is super-clean and well maintained. The rooms are very spacious and the beds very comfortable. We had the breakfast buffet in the morning and...More

Thank aproudlocal
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed at the lakeview hotel for two nights , reasonably clean but needs some updating and maintenance. Surprisingly easy to get lost and the elevators seem to be hidden in obscure corners. If you try to walk from one end of the hotel to another...More

Thank primitivepete
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

Stayed at shanty creek with family. Was very pleased and very impressed. Accommodations were very good, restaurants were excellent with very reasonable prices. Much to do in the area with mackinaw island and Bellaire shopping eating, hiking, touring.

1  Thank Daniel V
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

Beautiful resort with lots of activities for the whole family - golf , bike rentals , fitness club , walking trails , spa , lake bellaire beach club and convenient to Traverse City, Charlevoix, Mackinac Island and other northern MI attractions

1  Thank Bluecarolinamom
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Questions & Answers
12 December 2016|
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Response from mixaconsulting | Reviewed this property |
We did not ski but looks like great ski area.
12 July 2015|
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Response from Chris H | Property representative |
Thanks for your question, Violettte. Antrim County has become a huge draw for road riding and mountain biking alike. The rolling hills that make up the terrain create long, subtle climbs and bombable descents. Meanwhile... More