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Midland, Michigan
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My husband and I went here for a weekend getaway. It was our first time staying at Homestead. We knew that nothing much was open there yet since it was off -season so that didn't surprise us. The room at Little Belle was nice but the bed was horrible. Quite honestly the most uncomfortable bed we have ever slept in....

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Ludington, Michigan
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed in April, which is the off season so nothing in the resort was open yet, but it still is a beautiful gem in the dunes and woods, and especially at this time of year, it is a quiet retreat! We came up to ride the Sleeping Bear Heritage Trail bicycle path and loved it! We had to go...

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Acworth, Georgia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The atmosphere was warm and the service even more so. Ample portions and homemade bread made you feel like you were eating a home cooked meal. Salad bar was filled with a big variety of fixins and soups. Good for the family or just the two of you.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have been going to The Homestead at least once a year almost my entire life (about 30 years at this point!). The Inn is an excellent option - very close to the main pool/tennis/dining area and it has gorgeous view of Lake Michigan. The rooms are comfortable and the Inn itself is relaxing and quiet (since check-in is communal,...

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Indiana
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have gone to The Homestead countless times. The accommodation are very nice and the water views are spectacular! The restaurants have good food and there are more restaurants close by. Great place for family or couples. Best resort in the Midwest!

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Glen Arbor, Michigan
Reviewed 8 February 2017

My family has been vacationing at The Homestead for over 40 years and our favorite memories were made here. Each Summer we especially enjoy bonfires on the beach, hunting for Petoskey stones & beach glass, tubing down the Crystal River, swimming in the lake & pools, fishing from the dock, & dining at Cafe Manitou. In the Winter it is...

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3Thank Jennifer P
Roscommon, Michigan
Reviewed 3 February 2017

My wife and I stayed at The Inn at The Homestead Resort for two nights in Suite 17. Overall our experience was excellent. Right after we made reservation online, we were contacted by phone and offered a slightly different package which ended up lowering the cost of the stay. When we arrived, the check in was very friendly and efficient....

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Holland, Michigan
Reviewed 24 January 2017 via mobile

We had an incredible weekend with friends at The Homestead! The weather was forecasted to be terrible, so we debated about rescheduling. I am so glad we didn't! The ski hills were well maintained, and there weren't any lines or crowds to deal with. The staff made our stay so great. They were always willing to accommodate us, and it...

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1Thank WestMItraveller
Houston, Texas
Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

Just average place to stay considering what it cost, not all restaurants were open and the kids club was closed, not sure why when it was summer holiday time. Everything is very spread out. The golf course needs major work but a plus is the great views you get while playing your round.

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Macomb, Michigan
Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

My son and his wife were married in front of family and friends at Firefly. Absolutely everything about it was exceptional! The wedding planner, Lexi was extremely helpful in all of the aspects of the planning. The food was very good. All of the vendors that the Homestead had recommended were the best. All of the hairdressers at the Lily...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Free Internet
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Tennis Court
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
  • Golf Course
Room types
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
Internet
  • Free Internet
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service

Additional Information about The Homestead

Address: 1 Wood Ridge Road, Glen Arbor, MI 49636
Region: United States > Michigan > Leelanau County > Glen Arbor
Price Range: $126 - $1,252 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Homestead 4*
Number of rooms: 197
Also Known As:
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Homestead Glen Arbor
Homestead Hotel Glen Arbor
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