We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Sponsored by:
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Sponsored by:
07/05/2017 08/05/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    Driftwood Resort

    6477 E Houghton Lake Dr, Houghton Lake, MI 48629-8304
    Save
    May 7
    May 8
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Traveller (7)
    Room & Suite (3)
    Pool & Beach (2)
    Beachfront Hotel Houghton Lake Michigan
    162 reviews
    #2 of 15 hotels in Houghton Lake
     
    Lakeside Resort and Conference Center
    205 reviews
    #4 of 15 hotels in Houghton Lake
     
    Super 8 Houghton Lake
    320 reviews
    #1 of 15 hotels in Houghton Lake
     
    American Inn & Suites
    39 reviews
    #6 of 15 hotels in Houghton Lake
     
    Overview

    • Excellent90%
    • Very good5%
    • Average0%
    • Poor5%
    • Terrible0%
    Travellers talk about
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Beachfront
    All hotel details
    {"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers"]}}
    Beachfront Hotel Houghton Lake Michigan
    162 reviews
    #2 of 15 hotels in Houghton Lake
     
    Lakeside Resort and Conference Center
    205 reviews
    #4 of 15 hotels in Houghton Lake
     
    Super 8 Houghton Lake
    320 reviews
    #1 of 15 hotels in Houghton Lake
     
    American Inn & Suites
    39 reviews
    #6 of 15 hotels in Houghton Lake
     
    Write a Review
    Reviews (20)
    Traveller rating
    Traveller type
    Time of year
    Language

    1 - 5 of 20 reviews

    Reviewed 13 January 2017

    Yet another great stay at the Driftwood resort, but in the winter instead of summer as we've experienced before. They even sorted out snow for snowball fights, a frozen lake to run on, and even a great place to try cross country skiing!! What good...More

    Thank kkrupan
    Response from Karen K, Owner at Driftwood Resort

    Thank you for the super sweet words about our resort, the Timber Cottage, and Ace's Perch! It always makes us feel great to know that folks have had a wonderful experience here. The nice thing about the Houghton Lake area is that it truly is...More

    Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

    We came up to Houghton for a last minute mini vacation. We had never stayed here but are sure happy we did. The cabins are rustic but clean. Fully functional with a kitchen and bathroom. The owners were very accommodation and made sure we had...More

    Thank katerussrd
    Response from Karen K, Owner at Driftwood Resort

    Thanks for the kind words! We loved having you stay with us here at Driftwood and hope to see you again soon!

    Reviewed 12 August 2016

    We just finished our second stay at Driftwood Resort and just as last year, we had a wonderful time! This resort is immaculately clean, well taken care of, packed with activities for the whole family, and is located close to shopping and dining. The cottages...More

    Thank Robert M
    Response from Karen K, Owner at Driftwood Resort

    We love our guests! And we are so happy when they are pleased with the resort and enjoy their stay! Thanks for the kind words Robert

    Reviewed 24 May 2016

    I surprised my husband with a last minute 4-day weekend for our '6-month Anniversary' at the Driftwood... I just happened to find it on line and the rates were reasonable - I called Karen Tuesday night, again on Wednesday and finally Thursday I confirmed we...More

    Thank Stephanie-n-Paul
    Response from Driftwoodresort, Owner at Driftwood Resort

    Gosh Stephanie, Your comments are so amazingly kind. (I'd almost like to hire you to do our marketing if I could!) We loved having you and Paul as guests, and are so glad you will be back to stay with us again this August! Hope...More

    Reviewed 21 September 2015

    We rented a cabin for the weekend and could not have been happier. The cabins are very clean and comfortable and very well equipped. The owner couldn't have been nicer or more helpful. I would recommend to anyone.

    1  Thank CF4238
    Response from Driftwoodresort, Owner at Driftwood Resort

    Thanks so much for your kind review! We look forward to having you come back again when you are up here in Houghton Lake

    Beachfront Hotel Houghton Lake Michigan
    162 reviews
    #2 of 15 hotels in Houghton Lake
     
    Lakeside Resort and Conference Center
    205 reviews
    #4 of 15 hotels in Houghton Lake
     
    Super 8 Houghton Lake
    320 reviews
    #1 of 15 hotels in Houghton Lake
     
    American Inn & Suites
    39 reviews
    #6 of 15 hotels in Houghton Lake
     
    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Beachfront
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Free Parking
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Room amenities
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    Details
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 9
    • Location
    • United States >
    • Michigan >
    • Houghton Lake
    Photos
    Traveller (7)
    Room & Suite (3)
    Pool & Beach (2)
    Hotel & Grounds (13)
    Nearby
    Nearby Restaurants
    Buccilli's Pizza
    106 reviews
    7.90 km away
    Shaker's Restaurant
    113 reviews
    7.94 km away
    Streamside Restaurant
    33 reviews
    7.19 km away
    Randy's Family Restaurant
    5 reviews
    7.83 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    South Higgins Lake State Park
    49 reviews
    6.53 km away
    Putt R Golf
    5 reviews
    8.39 km away
    The Quest Golf Club
    18 reviews
    9.28 km away
    Pineview Highlands Golf Course
    15 reviews
    8.63 km away
    Questions & AnswersAsk a question
    Brett A
    Anything available this coming weekend? Sept 17,18? Log Cabin maybe?
    16 September 2016|
    What is your answer?
    Posting guidelines
    Submit
    HOreo
    I was interested in renting July 1-4 for my family. There will be 6 adults. We would like 3 cabins. How much would the cost be? Also, are the cabins air conditioned, since several have asthma?
    2 June 2016|
    Answer Show all 2 answers
    Response from Driftwoodresort | Property representative |
    Hi, Sorry this answer is delayed. Since purchasing the resort in 2013 we have had a very tough time getting Trip Advisor to put it under our name rather than Bob and Sheila's (the previous owners) and get all of the... More
    0
    Votes
    Wyatt L
    Do you rent nightly...arriving Aug 2nd for one night?
    28 July 2015|
    Answer
    Response from Driftwoodresort | Property representative |
    Sorry we missed your question. Hopefully you found a great place to stay for your trip. We actually book by the week during the summer months (with a few exceptions) and have a 2 night minimum for stays. If your plans bring... More
    0
    Votes
    Room Tips
    "The Timber is great for a large family or 3 sets of couples, very spacious!"
    Read review
    "All of the cottages are great."
    Read review
    "Lakefront cabins are wonderful!"
    Read review
    "A lakeside cabin is a must."
    Read review