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The Dunes Resort

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“dance floor”(7 reviews)
“gay resort”(6 reviews)
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Suites
Poolside Bar
Kitchenette
Pets Allowed
Banquet Room
For over 36 years, The Dunes Resort has provided a simple, comfortable gay hotel experience. Gays and lesbians come to escape the doldrums of Middle America and enjoy a day, weekend, or complete gay friendly vacation. Now crowned one of the largest gay and lesbian resorts and...
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333 Blue Star Hwy, PO Box 894, Douglas, MI 49406-5281
59.3 km to Muskegon Airport
35 restaurants are within a 2 km radius
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Visiting Michigan for the first time, and are used to stay at gay resorts around the world. So I had to try this out. Accommodation is really nice, fantastic pool area, friendly staff members, and nice bars with lots of activities during the week and...More

Thank Martin B
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was my third trip to the area and the first time staying at the Dunes Resort. I will never stay anywhere else! I'm already planning a trip for my birthday in October and we booked rooms for women's weekend 2019! Every single staff member...More

Thank Diana C
Response from Kyle T, Guest Relations Manager at The Dunes ResortResponded yesterday

Thank you Diana, we're glad you enjoyed your time here and are coming back! We'll pass along your kind words to the housekeeping staff and we'll see you again in October!

Reviewed January 1, 2018

The owners allow cigarette smoking on both the Dunes main and Northern Lights campuses, which is disgusting and a total turn off. The music from the bar is so loud that it permeates the hotel room walls ...you can't get any sleep until after 2AM....More

2  Thank GREYGO
Reviewed September 8, 2017

I can't say more than the Dunes is a place that must be experienced! You cannot fully describe in words the energy, activity, and the people watching that can occur in such a location. The Dunes itself is multiple hotel options, from bunk bed to...More

Thank John R
Reviewed September 5, 2017

In June and August, I did three-day getaway trips from Chicago to Douglas-Saugatuck. I stayed at The Dunes Resort and had a great time. There are accommodations for every budget. The rooms are clean, the grounds are nicely kept, the pool is wonderful and the...More

Thank Daniel F
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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Banquet Room
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Bar/Lounge
Outdoor pool
Restaurant
Details
Price range
US$150 - US$280 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette
Details
Price range
US$150 - US$280 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette
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Traveller (31)
Pool & Beach (10)
Room & Suite (10)
Dining (2)
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Response from stephen s | Reviewed this property |
As Farr as I know there is not another way to get there. There is a water transportation option for driving your car to Mannotowac, WI to catch a he ship to Ludington, MI. And head south in your car
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"It was a super busy 4th of July vacation & the 1 BR cabin area was very quiet & close to the pool!"
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"Upper cabins are roomy and quiet"
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"Ask for a room in the "New" Building upper level nice to overlook the pool @ bus times & such"
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"ask for the renovated building."
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